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'Perfect' Rooney deserves more respect, says Ibrahimovic

'Perfect' Rooney deserves more respect, says Ibrahimovic

Wayne Rooney starred for Manchester United as they kept their Europa League campaign alive with a 4-0 win over Feyenoord on Thursday night. "If you're talking about a 36-year-old, as special as he's been over his career, as special as he is now, I don't think he should be the main one".



Conor McGregor to feature in Game of Thrones

Rumours started circulating earlier this week when Belfast Live reported the mixed martial artist was "headhunted as it were by HBO " and he had agreed to appear. According to fan site Watchers on the Wall , the fighter will play a minor role on the show. "I knew a few months ago they were interested in putting him in the show", said White.



IOC extends provisional measures against Russia

The competing athletes also put up stellar performances resulting in 100 world and Olympic records being set with several countries picking up their first ever Olympic medal. Some of the other measures, such as a ban on accreditations for Russian officials, were linked to the 2016 Rio Olympics. Los Angeles, Budapest and Paris have successfully passed the second round of the International Olympic Committee ( IOC ) Candidature Process for the 2024 Summer Olympics, the IOC has said.



Antonio Conte says too early to judge Chelsea's potential

Fabregas has been linked with a move away from Chelsea but produced a compelling showing in the win at Manchester City, leaving Conte purring over his attitude. 'I'm happy for his visit with his son and we have a good relationship. "So, it is down to my team-mates, thanks to the club and hopefully we can continue this winning run".


Buckeyes Make Posteason Playoff, Will Face Clemson In Semifinal

Buckeyes Make Posteason Playoff, Will Face Clemson In Semifinal

And aside from being beasts on the gridiron, those teams all have something in common: Nike. Their reward: a December 31 national semifinal game in Atlanta against No. Quarterback Mitch Leidner will play his final college game when Minnesota goes up against Washington State in the Holiday Bowl. So, why is Penn State not in over Ohio State? Not so great if you root for Penn State .


Ramos strikes in 90th as Madrid draws 1-1 at Barcelona

Ramos strikes in 90th as Madrid draws 1-1 at Barcelona

Here are six reasons Barcelona will win the epic showdown. In other matches from Saturday, Granada got a big home win over Sevilla , Atletico Madrid were frustrated in a 0-0 draw with Espanyol , while Leganes and Villareal also ended scoreless.