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Deja vu! Galaxy heroics earn stunning draw against LAFC

It’s only fitting the fate of the rivalry match artfully dubbed ‘El Tráfico’ saw 90 minutes of play only to have neither team pull forward. Already ahead 1-0 courtesy of a Carlos Vela 7th minute uncontested header, LAFC was awarded a free kick from 24 yards out in the 20th minute. ⚽️?️ Who else but @11carlosV!!!!<a href="… FOX Sports Digital

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Canada pull off late heroics to qualify for Uruguay 2018

Canada have joined North American rivals Mexico and USA in securing their berth at the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Uruguay 2018 after a dramatic 2-1 victory over Haiti in Tuesday’s third-place match at the CONCACAF Women’s U-17 Championship. In what was a competitive contest at the IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida, both sides played out a goalless first half ...

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Jets drop 2nd in a row as Fleury's heroics give Knights 2-1 series lead

James Neal’s goal and assist paced the Vegas Golden Knights to a 4-2 playoff win over the Winnipeg Jets on Wednesday. The expansion Golden Knights lead the best-of-seven NHL Western Conference final two games to one with Game 4 back at T-Mobile Arena on Friday. The series returns to Winnipeg for Sunday’s Game 5. The winner of the series advances to the Stanley Cup ...

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Horford's late heroics give Celtics series stranglehold on 76ers

Al Horford had no use for the premature celebration that showered confetti all over the 76ers’ home court at the end of regulation, delaying overtime and prompting an impromptu cleanup job. Turns out, Horford has the Celtics just a game away from a real sweep. Horford scored the go-ahead basket for Boston late in overtime in a wild Game 3 ...

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Winnipeg's Joe Morrow thrust into spotlight after Game 1 heroics

Funny how things work out sometimes in the sporting world. With all the young stars and proven veterans in the Winnipeg Jets lineup, it was unheralded defenceman Joe Morrow who delivered the franchise’s first playoff victory in its history with a late game-winning goal in the Jets’ 3-2 victory over the Minnesota Wild in Game 1 of their first-round series. That’s right, Joe Morrow. ...

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Hugo Lloris’ heroics help Tottenham secure draw at Real Madrid

Harry Kane was the headline act but Hugo Lloris stole the show as the Frenchman’s stunning save helped earn Tottenham a 1-1 draw with Real Madrid. Spurs took a surprise lead at the Santiago Bernabeu through Raphael Varane’s own goal, only for Cristiano Ronaldo to level from the penalty spot after Serge Aurier h… UEFA Champions League Football News

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