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Zaniolo suffers suspected knee injury in Italy win over Netherlands
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Zaniolo suffers suspected knee injury in Italy win over Netherlands

The medical staff - and the player himself - are concerned about a new knee injury sustained in the win over the Dutch Roma and Italy midfielder Nicolo Zaniolo has suffered a serious-looking knee injury, according to the Azzurri's doctor. Zaniolo limped from the pitch in obvious discomfort after an innocuous collision with Donny van de Beek in Italy's 1-0 win over the Netherlands in Amsterdam on Monday. The 21-year-old had only recently recovered from surgery on an anterior cruciate ligament tear sustained in January, making eight appearances for Roma in the closing weeks of the prolonged Serie A season.
Arsenal midfielder Guendouzi escapes punishment despite grabbing Brighton’s Maupay by the throat
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Arsenal midfielder Guendouzi escapes punishment despite grabbing Brighton’s Maupay by the throat

The Frenchman will not face any disciplinary action after being involved in a heated confrontation with the Seagulls striker at the Amex Stadium Arsenal midfielder Matteo Guendouzi has escaped punishment from the FA despite being caught on camera grabbing Brighton's Neal Maupay by the throat. The Gunners succumbed to a surprise defeat at the hands of Brighton at the Amex Stadium on Saturday afternoon, with Lewis Dunk and Maupay finding the net to complete a stunning turnaround for the hosts after Nicolas Pepe's second-half opener. Arsenal goalkeeper Bernd Leno was forced to leave the pitch on a stretcher after a collision with Maupay earlier in the contest, which provoked a strong reaction from Guendouzi.
British Superbike Star, Ben Godfrey Dies in Tragic Crash
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British Superbike Star, Ben Godfrey Dies in Tragic Crash

The British Superbike community is mourning the loss of Ben Godfrey who died in a tragic crash at Donington Park while competing at the No Limits Track Days event. The 25-year-old died of injuries sustained in a collision with another rider at the Leicestershire circuit on Sunday evening. A statement from No Limits Trackdays issued via Instagram read: "During the second advanced group session of our No Limits Trackday today at Donington Park, Ben Godfrey collided with another bike on the approach to Redgate and fell from his machine. "Tragically he suffered serious injuries and despite immediate medical assistance trackside, he succumbed to his injuries shortly after." Mark Neate, the owner of No Limits Trackdays paid tribute to Godfrey, saying: "I am so desperately sad t...
Man and Girlfriend Die after their Car hit a Tree and Burst into Flames
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Man and Girlfriend Die after their Car hit a Tree and Burst into Flames

A couple have died after their car collided with a tree and burst into flames just after reportedly dropping off their friends around 1am Sunday, June  21. The couple known as Jack Nunn, 24, and his girlfriend, Hannah Elsworth, 22, an NHS nurse, were in the car reported to be a white Audi, when it forcefully hit a tree on the A635 between Westbourne Grove and High Balk. Paramedics immediately rushed to the scene but the couple were pronounced dead upon arrival. A relative said that Ms Elsworth worked at Barnsley Hospital, while Mr Nunn was co-owner of a Tyre business known as JJ tyres. Reports say that Mr Nunn lives just 980 feet from where the crash took place on Huddersfield Road, Barnsley. In a photo obtained by Daily Mail UK, a woman can be seen placing flowers at the ...
Arteta slams Arsenal for ‘unacceptable’ Brighton defeat
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Arteta slams Arsenal for ‘unacceptable’ Brighton defeat

Neal Maupay struck an injury-time winner on Saturday after Arsenal threw away the lead, leaving their manager furious Mikel Arteta slammed Arsenal for an "unacceptable" 2-1 Premier League defeat to Brighton on Saturday. The Gunners went ahead at Amex Stadium through a sublime Nicolas Pepe strike but were stunned by goals from Lewis Dunk and Neal Maupay. Dunk scrambled the ball over the line after a quick Brighton corner before a 95th-minute winner from Maupay, who was involved in an earlier collision that saw Gunners goalkeeper Bernd Leno taken off on a stretcher.
Planes Wedged Together After Collision At Aberdeen Airport
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Planes Wedged Together After Collision At Aberdeen Airport

An investigation has been launched after a collision between two planes on the tarmac at Aberdeen International Airport. The nose of one of the aircraft ended up wedged under the engine of the other on Tuesday evening, lifting it off the ground. No passengers were on board the Loganair jet, which was struck by the former Flybe plane. The Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB) has been informed. No-one was injured in the incident. Loganair said in a statement: "A Loganair Embraer 145 regional jet, parked with no passengers or crew members aboard, was hit by a former Flybe Bombardier Q400 aircraft, which we understand was being prepared for departure after being stored at Aberdeen Airport. "The nose of the Q400 impacted the rear starboard side of the Embraer, becoming ...
Awoniyi sends message to Mainz after regaining consciousness
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Awoniyi sends message to Mainz after regaining consciousness

The Nigerian striker "passed out" in his side’s defeat at Opel Arena after a head collision and was rushed to the hospital Mainz striker Taiwo Awoniyi has thanked the club’s medical team for their efforts to ensure he regained consciousness. The Nigerian forward was stretchered off in the 23rd minute in his side’s 1-0 defeat to Augsburg in Sunday’s Bundesliga game at Opel Arena. Awoniyi hit the head of Felix Uduokhai and then landed awkwardly before he was taken to the hospital where he was diagnosed with a severe concussion.
One dead, two injured in Lagos accident
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One dead, two injured in Lagos accident

An accident which occurred at Ikota, along Lekki-Epe in Lagos has claimed the life of a yet-to-be-identified man and also left two others injured.   Spokesperson of Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Nosa Okunbor confirmed the incident and also disclosed that the accident involved a Toyota Corolla car with registration number FJK 353 GC and an unidentified hit-and-run truck which reportedly rammed into it from behind.     The driver of the Toyota car died after it rammed into a roadside culvert due to the impact of the collision which occurred few minutes after midnight on Saturday.   Okunbor said;   “Upon arrival at the incident scene, it was observed that a wine colored Toyota Corolla car with registration no. FJK-353GC...
‘7th Heaven’ Child Star, Lorenzo Brino Dies Aged 21 in Car Crash
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‘7th Heaven’ Child Star, Lorenzo Brino Dies Aged 21 in Car Crash

Lorenzo Brino, who played Sam Camden in the popular family drama series "7th Heaven" has died in a car crash at the age of 21. Brino died on March 9 in San Bernardino, California, but his name was confirmed on on Sunday, March 15. He died after loosing control of his car a little after 3 AM in Yucaipa and colliding with a utility pole. He was pronounced dead at the scene according to a press release from the San Bernardino Coroner’s Office. The collision is being investigated by the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department Major Accident Investigation Team. Brino was the only occupant in the vehicle, according to TMZ, which first reported his death. Lorenzo Brino and his brother Nikolas Brino played twins David and Sam, the youngest children in the large Camden brood on "7th ...
Man Punches Taxi Driver to Death in Owerri
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Man Punches Taxi Driver to Death in Owerri

A taxi driver has reportedly been confirmed dead following an altercation that occurred between him and the owner of a Lexus SUV. Eyewitnesses alleged that Lexus owner punched the taxi driver to death after a collision between them. It was further gathered that the incident occurred at Warehouse Junction in Owerri, Imo State's capital. Media consultant IfeanyiCy Njoku wrote; Man Hits Taxi Driver to Death in Owerri It happened at warehouse junction Owerri, a taxi driver reportedly hit a Lexus Jeep, the owner of the Jeep, a young man out of anger jumped out of his car and punched the taxi driver to a point he collapsed to death. See pictures attached.
Federer Heads into Unknown in Australian Open Quarters
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Federer Heads into Unknown in Australian Open Quarters

Roger Federer is on a collision course with Novak Djokovic at the Australian Open but must first avoid an upset against Tennys Sandgren, while women’s top seed Ashleigh Barty carries home hopes in Tuesday’s quarter-finals. The first Grand Slam of the year is approaching a climax and some of the biggest names are chasing milestones that would write them another chapter in the tennis history books. Swiss great Federer has faced most of the top players but never Sandgren, the world number 100 who stands in the way of a potential semi-final with holder Djokovic. Federer, who is chasing a 21st Grand Slam title, is wary of the strapping 28-year-old American. “It was impressive how he was competing,” he said of Sandgren’s gritty victory in the last 16 in Melbourne over 12th ...
Three Nigerian Children Killed in England
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Three Nigerian Children Killed in England

3 Nigerian children, living in Chelmsford, England, were killed in a collision on Highway 17 near the Highway 144 interchange on January 1. At around 8:50 in the morning, members from the Nipissing West Detachment of the OPP along with Sudbury Emergency Medical Service and Greater Sudbury Fire Services responded to a single motor vehicle collision in the westbound lanes of Highway 17, near the Highway 144 interchange in Sudbury. Preliminary investigation revealed the westbound car left the travelled portion of the roadway and struck a rock cut., sudbury.com reports. Two passengers were pronounced dead at the scene.  They are identified as Destiny Osagie, age 11 and Flourish Osagie, age 10. A third passenger, Britney Osagie, age six, was transported to hospital and succumbed to...
Two Uber Vehicles Rolled Over In Collision In Lagos, RRS Came To The Rescue
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Two Uber Vehicles Rolled Over In Collision In Lagos, RRS Came To The Rescue

Officers of the Rapid Response Squad (RRS) of Lagos State Police Command rescued and administered first aid to 3 of the 8 occupants of two UBER vehicles that rolled over in collision simultaneously at Ogudu Alapere on their way to the Lagos Island around 3:00 a.m today. LASEMA arrived later to assist the victims. No life was lost in the accident. Recall that in 2017, the former Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode handed over no fewer than 150 First Aid Kits to the operatives of Rapid Response Squad (RRS) of the Lagos State Command, so as to administer First Aid to victims of emergencies. Over 380 officers of the RRS had been trained by the State Government on accident scene safety, controlling bleeding, Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and moving accident victims. See photo...
How Solskjaer’s Match Plans Fell into Barca’s Hand in UCL Elimination
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How Solskjaer’s Match Plans Fell into Barca’s Hand in UCL Elimination

Footage has emerged of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer signalling a tactical change in formation during Manchester United’s defeat by Barcelona by handing striker Marcus Rashford a paper note. Rashford, after reading it, dropped it onto the turf – only for Barca keeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen to pick it up and discover Solskjaer’s tactical secrets. He didn’t appear too impressed, however, chucking it back onto the pitch. The contents of that note can also be revealed, with Solskjaer writing down the new team formation – 4-4-2. Even that tactical switch by Solskjaer could not prevent Manchester Unitedcrashing out of the Champions League on Tuesday night. Lionel Messi’s early brace had forced the United boss to change tact and move Anthony Martial up front alongside Rashford. It didn...
Messi Gets A Broken Nose And Swollen Eye After Collision With Chris Smalling
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Messi Gets A Broken Nose And Swollen Eye After Collision With Chris Smalling

Just some minutes into the game, Lionel Messi gets a bloody nose and eye after a collision with Smalling . The incident happened when Smalling rushed towards Messi to get the ball before him but his arm smashed Messi face resulting in broken nose and swollen eye. Messi spent some time on the ground, blood rushing from his face as medics came on to offer their assistance. Watch Video Of The Incident Below: Smalling with Messi!!!? Via: @goalstv3 #MUFCBarça #MUFCpic.twitter.com/djn9sTTzmA — viagoalstv3 (@viagoalstv32) April 10, 2019
Prince Philip Gives up Driving Licence
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Prince Philip Gives up Driving Licence

The Duke of Edinburgh , Prince Philip is to voluntarily give up his driving licence following a scary crash last month, Buckingham Palace has said. The 97-year-old duke apologised over a car crash near the Sandringham estate in Norfolk, in which his Land Rover Freelander landed on its side after a collision with a Kia. Buckingham Palace said that he surrendered his licence on Saturday. In a statement, the palace said: “After careful consideration the Duke of Edinburgh has taken the decision to voluntarily surrender his driving licence.” Norfolk police have confirmed with us the Duke voluntarily turned in his license to officers Saturday, and tell us the investigation of the collision has been passed to the Crown Prosecution Service. We’re told CPS will provide “advice on...
Ezenwa : I’m Ready For Libya
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Ezenwa : I’m Ready For Libya

Super Eagles and Enyimba International goalkeeper Ikechukwu Ezenwa has said that he is fit and will be part of the invited players in camp for the African Cup of Nations (AFCON) Qualification double header against Libya on October 13 and 16 despite growing concerns of the injury he picked up in his team’s Aiteo Cup quarter final loss to Kano Pillars last Sunday. The former FC Ifeanyi Ubah shot stopper after the match said he is good to go. “I will be fit to hit the camp. First of all I want to thank God that the injury wasn’t that serious. It was just because of the heat and I couldn’t see well but with the medical attention I got I think I have recovered well.” Reacting to the injury scare, Bariza Samuel (Enyimba Media) disclosed that the goalkeeper received comprehensive medical ca...
Man Walks Out Unscathed After His Car Split Into Two In Delta
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Man Walks Out Unscathed After His Car Split Into Two In Delta

A middle-aged, yesterday, walked out of his car after it split into two upon crashing into a tree along the NPA expressway in Effurun, Delta State. According to an eyewitness, Eghagha, the car split due to the gravity of the collision with the palm tree. The lone occupant of the car was said to have disembarked afterwards and walked down to a Naval hospital adjacent to the spot.
Rooney Scores First DC United Goal Before Breaking Nose
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Rooney Scores First DC United Goal Before Breaking Nose

Former England captain Wayne Rooney grabbed his first goal for DC United but also suffered a broken nose in a 2-1 victory over Colorado Rapids in the MLS. Rooney, 32, scored the opening goal against ex-Manchester United team-mate Tim Howard but was left bloodied after a clash of heads with Colorado defender Axel Sjoberg in stoppage time. “Delighted to score my first goal for DC United,” Rooney tweeted after his team won for just the fourth time in 18 matches this season. Two of those victories have come since Rooney made his debut on July 14. The striker, England’s all-time record goalscorer, said he required five stitches after breaking his nose in the collision with Sjoberg. Rooney, who played for boyhood club Everton last season following his return from Old Trafford, signed a thr...
Four Killed In South Africa Train Collision
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Four Killed In South Africa Train Collision

A passenger train caught fire in South Africa on Thursday after colliding with a truck and a car, killing four people, emergency officials have said. The officials said no fewer than 100 people were injured in the accident. According to Russel Meiring, a spokesperson for ER24 emergency services, the crash took place between the towns of Hennenman and Kroonstad in the central Free State province as reported by a local media. Video footage showed a fire blazing through at least one carriage, near an overturned truck and car. Evacuated passengers were seen standing on the roadside with luggage. While injuries ranged from minor to serious, paramedics treated some victims at the scene and some were rushed to the hospital.
Sadio Mane Apologizes To Ederson
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Sadio Mane Apologizes To Ederson

Liverpool attacker, Sadio Mane took to social media to apologize to Manchester City goalkeeper, Ederson, after their collision in the 5-0 victory to City.
US Navy Removes 2 Commanding Officers Over Collision
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US Navy Removes 2 Commanding Officers Over Collision

The U.S. Navy has removed the two senior officers and the senior enlisted sailor on a U.S. warship that almost sank off the coast of Japan in June after it was struck by a Philippines container ship, the Navy said on Friday. The Seventh Fleet said that Cdr. Bryce Benson was relieved “due to a loss of confidence in his ability to lead”. The fleet also said that Cdr. Sean Babbitt and Master Chief Petty Officer Brice Baldwin “contributed to the lack of watch stander preparedness and readiness that was evident in the events leading up to the collision”. Several other junior officers have also been relieved, with administrative action taken against other members of the ship’s watch teams. Multiple investigations have yet to apportion blame for the accident that killed seven U.S. sai...
Police Officer Arrives Accident Scene Only To Discover Victim Was His Mom
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Police Officer Arrives Accident Scene Only To Discover Victim Was His Mom

A police officer asked to help investigate a fatal hit-and-run accident discovered the victim was his mother. Rob Smythe was sent to examine a vehicle recovered after a collision in Manchester. He was later told that the car had killed his mother, Susan, who suffered horrific injuries in the incident. The collision was between a blue Volkswagen Golf and Susan, who was walking home from bingo, was in Stretford in the couth of the city on Sept 9. Despite the best efforts of paramedics 59-year-old Mrs Smythe was pronounced dead at the scene. A man was later arrested and charged in connection with the fatal crash. Greater Manchester Police said they were aware of the tragic coincidence and were supporting Mr Smythe. Paying tribute to her over the weekend, Susan’s family said: “...
Kris Jenner Involved in a Car Accident
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Kris Jenner Involved in a Car Accident

Kris Jenner was tonight involved in a car wreck off the 101 freeway near her home and the impact was bad enough that she may have broken her wrist. Law enforcement sources tell TMZ Kris' white Rolls-Royce collided with a Prius -- the force of the impact deployed her airbag and absolutely destroyed the front end. A law enforcement source also confirmed to the gossip site that it appears Kris was driving on a surface street when the Prius cut in front of her trying to get onto the 101 and caused the collision. Kris is being treated on scene by paramedics ... who do not want to remove her from the car for fear of exacerbating her injury. The Rolls is only a week old. Kris Jenner's family rushed to be by her side as she was treated by paramedics at the scene of a nasty car cra...