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USA ease past El Salvador to reach Gold Cup semi-finals

USA – semi-finalists in 2015 – had two unlikely players to thank, defenders Omar Gonzalez and Eric Lichaj, for the quarter-final victory in Philadelphia on Thursday (AEST). Boosted by the reinforcements of Jozy Altidore and Clint Dempsey, as well as captain Michael Bradley, it was Gonzalez and Lichaj who scored quick-fire goals to sink a spirited El Salvador outfit. A towering ...

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Watch Club and Country: After the Whistle break down USA’s win

The US national team continued their quest for another Gold Cup title with a 2-0 quarterfinal win against El Salvador on Wednesday and Club and Country: After the Whistle broke down all the stories and tactics from the match. Former MLS player Bobby Warshaw joined by ExtraTime Radio’s Andrew Wiebe, David Gass and Matt Doyle in studio to provide in-depth analysis. Tune in to Club and Country: After the Whistle on ...

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Greens senator Nick McKim seeks confirmation on UK citizenship renunciation

Updated July 20, 2017 12:59:24 Tasmanian Greens senator Nick McKim is seeking proof from the British Government that he is no longer a UK citizen, but remains confident he has met senate requirements. In the wake of Greens senators Scott Ludlam and Larissa Waters resigning after discovering they were dual citizens, other members of Federal Parliament born overseas are scrambling ...

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Saints rank highly in USA Today list of top running back corps

Saints running back Adrian Peterson (28) during minicamp at the New Orleans Saints Training Facility. Mandatory Credit: Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports NFL rosters are essentially set until training camps open later this month. In the meantime, USA TODAY Sports has analyzed each team’s depth chart and is ranking units throughout the league before providing an overall hierarchy of talent.  ...

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Mod UK – BBC News

“It started with scooters and then it became the clothes, because you see your friends in all these nice suits and parkas and you want to dress like that. Darren Auzins “Some people collect scooters, I wish I had the money to collect them. “To be a Mod though, you don’t have to have a scooter, you could just be ...

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Gold Cup quarter-final: USA v El Salvador – live! | Football

Here’s a look at tonight’s teams. For the second straight match, Bruce Arena makes wholesale changes with 11 new players getting the call. Five of the team’s six roster additions start the match: Altidore, Bradley, Dempsey, Howard and Nagbe. Tournament regulations state that players added to the roster after the Group Stage must wear numbers 24 through 29. United States ...

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Nine lifestyle changes can reduce dementia risk, study says

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Continuing to learn throughout life can strengthen the brain One in three cases of dementia could be prevented if more people looked after their brain health throughout life, according to an international study in the Lancet. It lists nine key risk factors including lack of education, hearing loss, smoking and physical inactivity. The study ...

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