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In his return to action, Cam Newton’s arm looked fine, but it was his left foot that became the biggest concern. Returning to the field for the first time since Week 15 last season when his year was ended with a shoulder injury, Newton left Thursday’s 10-3 preseason loss against the New England Patriots after…

Canadian Football League games are played on larger fields than the NFL’s — 110 yards to 100. On Thursday, the NFL played a preseason game in Canada on a shortened field. As the Green Bay Packers and Oakland Raiders ventured north to Winnipeg to play a Week 3 preseason tilt on Thursday, they decided to…

Got a TV Licence?You need one to watch live TV on any channel or device, and BBC programmes on iPlayer. It’s the law.Find out moreSummaryNine Premier League managers face the mediaUpdates on Bury’s fight for survival08:45 Newcastle; 09:00 Bournemouth (times approx BST)Man Utd’s Ole Gunnar Solskjaer at 10:0013:15 Tottenham, Chelsea, Norwich, Burnley; 13:30 Liverpool, Man…

Where are the points coming from in gameweek three?All hail Teemu Pukki.There were those who doubted whether Norwich’s first-choice forward could cut it at Premier League level (just as they had foolishly questioned his Championship goalscoring credentials 12 months ago).However, those who backed him to continue in the top flight where he left off in…

Xabi Alonso’s glittering career saw him win the World Cup, the European Championship twice, the Champions League twice, four domestic league titles, four major domestic cup competitions and the Uefa Super CupWorld Cup winner, two-time Champions League winner and Liverpool legend Xabi Alonso will make his managerial debut on Saturday when he leads Real Sociedad…