Thomas Mueller apologises for karate-style kick to the head of Nicholas Tagliafico

Thomas Mueller has apologised for his kung fu-style kick to the head of Ajax defender Nicholas Tagliafico which saw the Germany star being sent off in Wednesday's six-goal thriller in Amsterdam. “No, no – of course I didn't mean to do it,” the 29-year-old told reporters over the first straight red card of his career in 462 appearances for Bayern in the thrilling 3-3 draw as both teams progressed to the last 16 of the Champions League.

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East West Karate Promotes Four Students To Advanced Ranks

The East West Karate Academy of Sparta recently held its fall shiai tournament where Sensei Scott Klinger and his experienced team of black belts led the program for over 150 students in attendance. At the end of the program, Sensei Scott Klinger promoted several students to advanced ranks.

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Champions League wrap: Juve, Utd, Real ALL stunned in epic end to group stage

A cracking goal from Nabil Fekir saw Lyon snatch up the final spot in the Champions League Round of 16 on a sensational night of action. There were big upsets, stunners, a ridiculous own goal and a karate-style red card as the group stage wrapped up in remarkable fashion.

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First time champ

There were enough points from all the karate tournaments that were held this year for Roger Files, 14, of Palermo, to qualify for the karate state championships. Roger collected first place awards in both Kata and Kumite at the State Martial Arts Rating and Total Championships, held at the Boys and Girls Club, in Waterville, on December 1. Roger trains with Club Naha, at the Boys – Girls Club, and instructor Craig Sargent.

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‘He nearly decapitated him!’: Bayern star sees red for karate-style head kick

Bayern Munich forward Thomas Muller has been sent off for a karate-style head kick on Ajax star Nicolas Tagliafico. Left-back Tagliafico was attempting to control the ball when Muller caught him high in the second half of the Champions League group stage game.

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Bucksport karate branch hosts Tournament of Champions

The annual “Tournament of Champions,” held by Senseis Dennis and Karen Tracy of Tracy's Karate, brought approximately 200 competitors of all ages from Maine and Canada to the Bucksport High School Gym on October 27. According to a news release, a special feature of this tournament is team fighting, with competitors on each team drawn from different dojos. Over 20 teams competed for one Grand Champion team title, and only one grand champion winner was declared for each individual fighting category.

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Bucksport karate branch hosts Tournament of Champions

The annual “Tournament of Champions,” held by Senseis Dennis and Karen Tracy of Tracy's Karate, brought approximately 200 competitors of all ages from Maine and Canada to the Bucksport High School Gym on October 27. According to a news release, a special feature of this tournament is team fighting, with competitors on each team drawn from different dojos. Over 20 teams competed for one Grand Champion team title, and only one grand champion winner was declared for each individual fighting category.

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