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North Melbourne have continued their rollercoaster ride on the injury front, the Roos welcoming back a key trio the same day Mason Wood was ruled out for up to two months.Jarrad Waite, Daniel Wells and Nick Dal Santo have all been passed fit to return this week, while Wood has undergone knee surgery.The emerging forward injured his left knee in the Kangaroos loss to West Coast and coach Brad Scott confirmed on Thursday he would miss six to eight weeks.They repaired the medial ligament, and also tidied up some other things in the knee, Scott said.Were expecting about a six-to-eight week recovery, which will put him pretty close to the bye before the finals, so its going to be a tight run back.But our attitude as a club is to do everything we can to try to get him back, potentially for a finals series. Well just have to rehab it as best we can.Wood has emerged as an important part of the Roos forward set-up, with his loss another setback for a team that has struggled under the weight of a lengthy injury list of late.North have been in free fall recently, losing five of six games to go from top of the ladder after 12 rounds to eighth heading into round 17.The Roos face an improving Port Adelaide at Etihad Stadium on Saturday, with the Power, their nearest challenger three games behind in ninth.Its important and to be perfectly honest were not burying our head in the sand, Scott said of the key encounter.We understand the situation with the state of the ladder and the tightness of the competition. But really our main focus is just on rediscovering our best footy.Weve been thereabouts in terms of a lot of things weve been trying to do but they havent been polished performances and they havent been good enough to get us the win.So were just really focused on getting back to our best and the rest will take care of itself.Scott dismissed calls for out-of-form forward Drew Petrie to be dropped as irrelevant, adding he had not for one second considered sending the veteran back to the VFL. Spurs Jerseys Outlet . Nigeria beat surprise package Ethiopia 2-0 in the second leg of their playoff for a comfortable 4-1 aggregate victory. Victor Moses converted a 20th-minute penalty after an Ethiopian handball, and Victor Obinna made certain of Nigerias place in Brazil with his powerful free kick in the 82nd at UJ Esuene Stadium. Cheap Spurs Jerseys . Catch all the action on TSN2 at 11pm et/8pm pt. 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MANCHESTER, England -- It was bad enough for Jose Mourinho that his first Manchester derby ended in defeat.That the architects of the loss were Pep Guardiola and Kevin De Bruyne might have been even tougher for the Manchester United manager to digest.In a resumption of the often-feisty rivalry between soccers two most coveted coaches, Guardiola got the better of Mourinho as Man City beat Man United 2-1 in the biggest match of the English Premier League so far.Citys fourth straight win to open the season was inspired by De Bruyne, a player deemed not good enough and discarded by Mourinho when both were at Chelsea.De Bruyne scored the opening goal in the 15th minute and played a big role in the second goal in the 36th, sending in a shot that thumped the post and rebounded back to Kelechi Iheanacho to tap in.Kevin had an amazing, amazing game, Guardiola said.With its crisp passing and movement, City delivered a footballing clinic in the first half at Old Trafford to humiliate United and Mourinho, who acknowledged that he couldnt wait for halftime to come. By then, Zlatan Ibrahimovic had reduced the deficit against the run of play, volleying home after City goalkeeper Claudio Bravo -- making his debut -- dropped a free kick.United couldnt cap an improved second-half display with an equalizer, leaving Mourinho with just one win over Guardiola in his last 10 attempts, and only three in a total of 17 games against Guardiolas teams.There was no sign of the bitterness that marked their meetings in Spanish football when in charge of Barcelona and Real Madrid, with Mourinho and Guardiola shaking hands and even sharing a hug before kickoff and at fulltime.I didnt come here to see about the rivalry, Guardiola said. He wants to win, I want to win. He beats me and I beat him in the future. Its as siimple as that.ddddddddddddAfter three straight wins, United dropped its first points of the season. 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