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Hat trick hero Ronaldo first to 100 Champions League goals

Cristiano Ronaldo may have dominated the headlines on the pitch as his hat-trick fired the defending European champion to a 6-3 aggregate victory, yet the scenes in the stands at the Bernabeu provided an unfortunate sideshow. "Manuel Neuer suffered a fracture to his left foot in the 4-2 defeat away to Real Madrid according to an initial diagnosis". Thomas Mueller said he found it hard to blame a referee for a defeat "but today there's no way around it".


San Francisco Giants place Buster Posey on seven-day DL

San Francisco Giants place Buster Posey on seven-day DL

Posey was hit in the back of the head with a fastball from Diamondbacks pitcher Taijuan Walker on Monday and is considered to possibly have a concussion. In his second start of the season Miller went five innings and surrendered three runs. Now that their skid is over, they wait to find out when they'll get their All-Star catcher back.


Patriots, James White agree to three-year contract extension

Patriots, James White agree to three-year contract extension

Martellus Bennett, LeGarrette Blount, Devin McCourty, and Chris Long also have expressed dismay over Trump and aren't going to Washington. During the ceremony, the focus will likely be on Tom Brady, Bill Belichick, and Robert Kraft, all good friends of the President whose names were constantly brought up by Trump on the campaign trail, including at a New Hampshire rally the night before the election where Trump said he received words of endorsement from Brady and Belichick.



Juventus' formidable away record and magnificent Mbappe - Champions League in Opta numbers

Barcelona coach Luis Enrique has advised supporters not to leave the Camp Nou after 80 minutes as he talked up his side's chances of producing another Champions League comeback against Juventus on Wednesday. Dani Alves claims Barcelona remain the best team in the world, but he is confident Juventus will progress in the Champions League at his old club's expense.



Chris Hughton hails Brighton's promotion to the English Premier League

It's so well-deserved. Chris has been here for two and a half seasons and done a magnificent job. "It would be unbelievable for us (winning the title), we're one win away and we'll try everything to do it on Friday, and if not Friday, we'll try and do it against Bristol City at home", he said "Some players never get memories like this in their career, so it's fantastic for us".



EPL 2016-17: Roberto Firmino scores as Liverpool move to third

Nevertheless, Liverpool sealed the win and temporarily move up to third place having played an extra game compared to Manchester City, while they sit nine points ahead of both Everton and Manchester United, although the latter have three games in hand on them.