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7 Must-Watch Games Over This Weekend’s (Men’s) International Break

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Harmon’s 22 points sends Oklahoma past No. 9 Kansas 75-68

De’Vion Harmon scored 22 points and Oklahoma beat No. 9 Kansas 75-68 Saturday for its second victory this month over a top-10 opponent.Oklahoma (9-4, 5-3 Big 12) has won three of its last four games against Kansas (10-5, 4-4) in Norman and is 8-1 at home this season at the Lloyd Noble Center. Included in…

Sasser, Grimes lead No. 8 Houston past Temple 68-51

Kelvin Sampson watched his Houston team win another rout and found "two or three areas" of needed improvement. Clean those up and another number comes into focus for the Cougars: a potential No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament."If we get better in the areas we need to be good at," Houston’s coach said, "all…

Mahoney scores 20, leads No. 11 Creighton past No. 23 UConn

Denzel Mahoney scored 20 points and 11th-ranked Creighton broke open a close game in the last 10 minutes to beat No. 23 Connecticut 74-66 Saturday.The Bluejays (11-4, 7-3 Big East), who struggled offensively while losing their previous two games, shot 58% in the second half and avoided their first three-game losing streak since February 2019.Mahoney…

FA Cup holder Arsenal eliminated, Man City survives scare

Last season’s FA Cup winner Arsenal was eliminated from the competition in the fourth round on Saturday thanks to Gabriel’s own-goal in a 1-0 loss to Southampton, while Manchester City survived a scare to beat fourth-tier Cheltenham 3-1.In an otherwise close game, Gabriel's decision to try to block a shot from Kyle Walker-Peters proved decisive…
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England will face Belgium for the first time since 2018 | PAUL ELLIS/Getty Images

Weekends are made for one thing: watching a whole lot of football.

Most league football is on hold for the time being, with players jetting off around the globe to strut their stuff on the international stage, and that always throws up plenty of intriguing clashes.

Here are seven must-watch games coming up this weekend.

? Now our focus switches back to the #BarclaysFAWSL and Saturday’s game at Spurs ?#MUWomen pic.twitter.com/kGqm6uJtin

— Manchester United Women (@ManUtdWomen) October 8, 2020

2. Spain vs Switzerland (October 10, 19:45)

¡Listos para mañana! ?@sefutbol #NationsLeague#SomosEspaña ?? pic.twitter.com/TXk2JSqo5e

— Dani Olmo (@daniolmo7) October 9, 2020

?️ Joachim #Löw: “We’ve come up against certain hurdles in recent games. Now we have to try and overcome them. Everyone who has travelled is ready for training and can play. We’re full of motivation.”#DieMannschaft #UKRGER pic.twitter.com/Q9SQ3squje

— Germany (@DFB_Team_EN) October 9, 2020

4. Republic of Ireland vs Wales (October 11, 14:00)

— Wales ??????? (@Cymru) October 8, 2020

City on Sunday! ? pic.twitter.com/ZNcEnOSzxg

— Chelsea FC Women (@ChelseaFCW) October 9, 2020

6. England vs Belgium (October 11, 17:00)

— England (@England) October 9, 2020

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— Equipe de France ⭐⭐ (@equipedefrance) October 8, 2020

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