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Pep Guardiola gives more than $1 million to coronavirus fight in Catalonia

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has donated over $1 million to fight the coronavirus pandemic in Catalonia. Guardiola, 49, is a sporting hero in Spain, where he won six La Liga titles and a European Cup as a player with Barcelona before leading the club to three more La Liga crowns and two UEFA Champions […]

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Fabregas revisits Arsenal end: “I used to spend sleepless nights suffering”

Arsenal midfielder Cesc Fabregas is lifting the lid on his decision to leave the club in 2011. The wonderful Spanish midfielder was the Gunners captain, but felt frustrated by his teammates’ collective commitment to winning. Now 32 and playing for Monaco, Fabregas turned back the clock to 2011 in a podcast interview with Arseblog. He […]

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What we love about Brighton and Hove Albion

This week at ProSoccerTalk we will be detailing what we love about each Premier League club competing in the 2019-20 season and next up it is Brighton and Hove Albion. Each day we will release details on why who adore each team in particular as we remind ourselves just how awesome the PL is as […]

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Baseball Question of the Day: What is your least-popular baseball opinion?

Another day of no baseball news, another conversation-starter question by your descending-into-increasing-madness blogger-in-chief. No, really, I’m fine. Having my wife working six feet from me after a decade of workplace solitude, all while playing her playlist of 80s slow jams is totally fine. I mean, not gonna lie, I like a lot of the jams, […]

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Noah Syndergaard has torn UCL and will have Tommy John surgery

There’s no baseball, but there’s huge news: Mets ace Noah Syndergaard has a torn UCL and will likely undergo Tommy John surgery. The procedure will keep him out until at earliest April 2021 and likely into the summer months. Mets General Manager Brodie Van Wagenen said moments ago that Syndergaard experienced the discomfort in his […]

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Joel Embiid donating $500K to coronavirus relief, money to 76ers employees

The 76ers are cutting the salaries of some employees amid the NBA’s coronavirus-caused stoppage. Joel Embiid is stepping up on both fronts. Noah Levick, Joel Embiid has pledged to donate $500,000 to COVID-19 medical relief efforts, a league source confirmed. The All-Star center will also help Sixers employees who will suffer financially because of salary […]

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76ers coaches apprehensive about agreeing to reduced salaries

76ers coach Brett Brown has been on the hot seat for a while. Could there soon be an inflection point in Philadelphia? The 76ers – owned by billionaire Josh Harris – are cutting the salaries of at-will employees. (Joel Embiid is pledging to cover some of those employees’ losses.) Contracted employees, including coaches, have greater […]