We present our favorite photos of the past sports week.
This week’s offerings include a shirtless soccer celebration, the World Series and NFL action as the season nears its midpoint.
We also have images from college football, including fans celebrating, figure skating and soccer.
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Photo 1: Edin Dzeko of Manchester City celebrates his second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Manchester City at The Hawthorns. (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)
Photo 2: Philadelphia Union goalkeeper Zac MacMath (18) argues a call during the first half of the soccer match against Sporting KC at LIVESTRONG Sporting Park. (Mandatory Credit: Denny Medley-US PRESSWIRE)
Photo 3: San Francisco Giants pitcher Barry Zito (75) talks with catcher Buster Posey (28) in the 6th inning during Game One of the 2012 World Series against the Detroit Tigers at AT&T Park. (Mandatory Credit: H. Darr Beiser-USA TODAY Sports
Photo 4: New York Jets outside linebacker Garrett McIntyre (50) reacts during the fourth quarter against the New England Patriots at Gillette Stadium. (Mandatory Credit: Bob DeChiara-US PRESSWIRE)
Photo 5: Lynn Kriengkrairut (USA), right, and Logan Giulietti-Schmitt (USA) compete in the ice dance free dance program in the 2012 Hilton HHonores Skate America competition at the ShoWare Center. (Mandatory Credit: Mike Nelson-US PRESSWIRE)
Photo 6: Cincinnati Bengals practice squad quarterback Zac Robinson leaves the field after warming up before the game against the Pittsburgh Steelers at Paul Brown Stadium. (Mandatory Credit: Greg Bartram-US PRESSWIRE)
Photo 7: Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers (12) and Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson (87) as seen after the game against the St. Louis Rams at Edward Jones Dome. (Mandatory Credit: Scott Kane-US PRESSWIRE)
Photo 8: Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice (27) and fullback Vonta Leach (44) and Houston Texans running back Arian Foster (23) pose for a photo after a game at Reliant Stadium. (Mandatory Credit: Brett Davis-US PRESSWIRE)
Photo 9: Toledo Rockets kicker Jeremiah Detmer (85) celebrates after defeating the Cincinnati Bearcats 29-23 at Glass Bowl. (Mandatory Credit: Andrew Weber-US PRESSWIRE)
Photo 10: Oklahoma Sooner quarterback Landry Jones on the sidelines in the fourth quarter against the Kansas Jayhawks at Oklahoma Memorial Stadium. (Mandatory Credit: Matthew Emmons-US PRESSWIRE)
Photo 11: Oregon Ducks quarterback (8) Marcus Mariota following the game against the Arizona State Sun Devils at Sun Devil Stadium. (Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-US PRESSWIRE)
Photo 12: Alabama Crimson Tide quarterback AJ McCarron (10) celebrates with fans after defeating the Tennessee Volunteers 44-13 at Neyland Stadium. (Mandatory Credit: Jim Brown-US PRESSWIRE)
Photo 13: Florida Gators defensive lineman Dominique Easley (2) reacts with fans after they beat the against the South Carolina Gamecocks during the second half at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium. (Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-US PRESSWIRE)
Photo 14: Florida Gators defensive lineman Dominique Easley (2) reacts with fans after they beat the against the South Carolina Gamecocks during the second half at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium. (Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-US PRESSWIRE)
Photo 15: The TCU Horned Frogs fans root for their team as they take on the Baylor Bears at Floyd Casey Stadium. (Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-US PRESSWIRE)
Photo 16: Oregon State Beavers cornerback Jordan Poyer (14) celebrates with the fans after beating the Brigham Young Cougars at LaVell Edwards Stadium. (Mandatory Credit: Douglas C. Pizac-US PRESSWIRE)