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Lemar leaves it late to give Atletico win at Eibar

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Eibar Atletico Madrid 0 1 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats Atletico Madrid's record signing Thomas Lemar came off the bench to score late on and snatch a 1-0 win at Eibar on Saturday, provisionally taking Atletico six points behind La Liga leaders Barcelona. Diego Simeone's side have 68 points after 33 games, six fewer than Barca who can restore their advantage at the top of the table back to nine points when they host Real Sociedad later on Saturday. France winger Lemar settled an exciting and open game in the 85th minute, racing towards the far post to...
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Earthquakes pummel Sporting Kansas City as Danny Hoesen scores brace

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San Jose Earthquakes Sporting Kansas City 4 1 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » Highlights GameCast Lineups and Stats Danny Hoesen found the net twice in the first 12 minutes, as San Jose made quick work of Sporting Kansas City at Avaya Stadium. Major League Soccer: Danny Hoesen (6') San Jose Earthquakes 1-0 Sporting Kansas City Danny Hoesen scored twice in the first 12 minutes, and the San Jose Earthquakes poured it on in a 4-1 defeat of visiting Sporting Kansas City on Saturday. It was the worst MLS regular-season loss for Sporting KC since a 3-0 result at Portland on Aug. 7, 2016. Possibly a bigger blow to SKC is the potential loss of team captain Matt Besler with an apparent leg injury. Besler crumpled to the ground without being touched on Hoesen's second goal. The domination was a surprise, as Sporting (2-2-3, 9 points)...
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Fulham stun Bournemouth in Howe's 500th game as a manager

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AFC Bournemouth Fulham 0 1 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » Highlights GameCast Lineups and Stats Goals from Tom Cairney and Ryan Babel gave relegated Fulham a deserved 2-0 win over a disappointing Everton side at Craven Cottage. Goals from Tom Cairney and Ryan Babel gave relegated Fulham a deserved 2-0 win over a disappointing Everton side at Craven Cottage. Relegated Fulham ruined Eddie Howe's 500th game as a manager by beating Bournemouth 1-0 at the Vitality Stadium on Saturday to secure their first away Premier League win of the season. Aleksandar Mitrovic scored the only goal from the penalty spot after 53 minutes after the striker had been brought down by a careless challenge from Jack Simpson. The defender would never have been on the pitch had it not been for a bizarre series of injuries as Adam Smith was hurt in the warm-up and his replacement...
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Barnes saves Leicester with injury-time equaliser at West Ham

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West Ham United Leicester City 2 2 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » Highlights GameCast Lineups and Stats Leicester City's four-match winning run is over thanks to an Ayoze Perez header, which moves Newcastle three points closer to Premier League safety. Leicester City's four-match winning run is over thanks to an Ayoze Perez header, which moves Newcastle three points closer to Premier League safety. Leicester City twice came from behind to grab a 2-2 draw with West Ham United at London Stadium in the Premier League on Saturday. Jamie Vardy and then Harvey Barnes netted as the visitors refused to give in after Michail Antonio and Lucas Perez twice put the Hammers ahead. The two mid-table sides both began in the unusual position of having equalled their points total of last season despite campaigns which promised more than they delivered. Antonio opened the scoring with a superb bullet header...
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Players' social media protest against racism targeted by racist abuse

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Shaka Hislop calls on UEFA to do more than assessing a monetary fine, following alleged racial abuse directed at England players in Montenegro. Footballers in England boycotting social media in a protest against racism were targeted with abuse for posting about the 24-hour campaign. Talks with the social media companies are now being sought by the Professional Footballers' Association, which coordinated the "Enough" campaign to demand a crackdown on racism by the platforms. #EnoughWe are making a stand against racist abuse.We recognise that our platforms come with responsibility, and so we are using our voice to stand against racist abuse.Together, we are calling on social media platforms and footballing bodies to do more! pic.twitter.com/GT9EQjnVM4— PFA | Professional Footballers' Association (@PFA) April 19, 2019 There was silence on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram from many players from 8 a.m. local time Friday for 24 hours. "Yesterday, some members received racist abuse on...
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Battling Brighton secure vital draw at Wolves

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Wolverhampton Wanderers Brighton & Hove Albion 0 0 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » Highlights GameCast Lineups and Stats An abundance of missed chances from Wolves earned Brighton & Hove Albion a much-needed point at Molineux, moving them three points ahead of Cardiff. Brighton & Hove Albion rode their luck to secure a scoreless draw at Wolverhampton Wanderers on Saturday, gaining a vital point in their battle to avoid relegation from the Premier League. With four games left, Brighton remained fourth-bottom of the table on 34 points, three ahead of Cardiff City who host Liverpool on Sunday. On a run of four straight league defeats with no goals scored, Brighton were desperate to get something out of the game and they backed off from the start, packing their defence...
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Deulofeu double seals Watford win at Huddersfield

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Huddersfield Town Watford 1 2 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » Highlights GameCast Lineups and Stats Gerard Deulofeu now has five goals in his last five away Premier League matches, lifting Watford to seventh in the league. Gerard Deulofeu scored in each half as Watford beat Huddersfield Town 2-1 to clinch their first Premier League away win in four games at the John Smith's Stadium on Saturday. The visitors opened the scoring inside five minutes after an effort from Abdoulaye Doucoure was blocked by Huddersfield centre back Terence Kongolo inside the area, only for Deulofeu to slot home a curling effort. The Spanish winger doubled his tally for the afternoon with an identical goal after Huddersfield goalkeeper Jonas...
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Niklas Sule winner keeps Bayern on track for Bundesliga title

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Bayern Munich Werder Bremen 1 0 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats Niklas Sule scored to keep Bayern Munich on track for the Bundesliga title. Champions Bayern Munich claimed a narrow 1-0 victory over visiting Werder Bremen on Saturday to stay on course for a seventh successive Bundesliga title. Niklas Sule drilled in a 75th-minute winner to lift the Bavarians to 70 points, four clear of Borussia Dortmund, who are in action against Freiburg on Sunday, with four matches left in the season. It was the first loss for Werder in 2019 and the first game in all competitions this season when they failed to score. Bayern had the upper hand throughout...
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Lazio stunned by relegated Chievo after first-half red card

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Lazio Chievo Verona 1 2 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » Highlights GameCast Lineups and Stats Lazio had playmaker Sergej Milinkovic-Savic sent off in the first half as they lost 2-1 at home to relegated Chievo in Serie A on Saturday on a disastrous day for their Champions League hopes. Second-half goals from teenager Emanuel Vignato and Perparim Hetemaj gave the Flying Donkeys, condemned to Serie B last week with six games still to play, only their second win of the season and the first this year. The defeat meant that Lazio dropped below Torino into eighth place with 52 points, four adrift...
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Torino boost Champions League hopes as Genoa fans stay away

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Genoa Torino 0 1 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » Highlights GameCast Lineups and Stats Cristian Ansaldi provided the only goal of the game as Torino narrowly defeated lowly Genoa. Torino boosted their chances of qualifying for the Champions League for the first time by winning 1-0 at Genoa whose fans stayed away in protest at the club's leadership on Saturday. Cristian Ansaldi scored the winner against his former club when he rifled home from the edge of the area after Alex Berenguer laid the ball off in the 58th minute of the Serie A game. Torino, also indebted to goalkeeper Salvatore Sirigu who made a brilliant one-handed save from Christian Kouame late on, moved into seventh...
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