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Manchester City, Manchester United Win to Stay on Top of EPL
- September 25, 2017

Manchester United are level on points with Manchester City , but the Citizens are at the top because of a better goal difference. Manchester United have scored more Premier League goals in the 80th minute or later in games (9) than 17 of the 19 other clubs have scored overall in the competition this season . (more...)
Time for Morata to be main man - Conte Time for Morata to be main man - Conte
- September 25, 2017

Alvaro Morata is revelling in the responsibility of being Chelsea's main man, with boss Antonio Conte hailing a "complete player". As you know, Hazard is very important for us. Hazard had made just three appearances off the bench for the Blues this season after breaking his ankle at the end of last term. I think Alvaro played very well. (more...)
Multiple Browns players take a knee ahead of game against the Colts Multiple Browns players take a knee ahead of game against the Colts
- September 25, 2017

Sounds like Vegas wants you to take Indy. "They made plays. Once we start going, we have to continue doing what we do". Despite a chorus of boos from Colts fans, 21 Browns players knelt on the sideline while facing a field-sized American Flag and several others locked arms in a show of unity during the singing of "The Star Spangled Banner". (more...)
USA showing North Korea its military might USA showing North Korea its military might
- September 25, 2017

President Donald Trump has threatened to "totally destroy" North Korea if the United States was forced to defend itself or its allies against a North Korean attack. "North Korea's nuclear weapons and missile development is a grave threat to peace and security in our world and it is unacceptable that others financially support this criminal, rogue regime", Trump said as he joined Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and South Korean President Moon Jae-in for a meeting in NY. (more...)
Sparks, Lynx set for WNBA Finals rematch Sparks, Lynx set for WNBA Finals rematch
- September 25, 2017

The Sparks jumped out to a 28-2 lead to open the game, but held on at the end in a bonkers final two minutes that saw four lead changes. Nneka Ogwumike scored on a short jumper for an 83-82 Sparks lead with 26.2 seconds left. The 25-year-old Londoner has only featured in two games in the playoffs so far, including the semi-final clincher against Washington seven days ago. (more...)
Mark Cuban to Trump: Don't Take Donations from Athletes Mark Cuban to Trump: Don't Take Donations from Athletes
- September 25, 2017

New England Patriots . the SuperBowl champions were the first team to visit the White House under Trump's presidency, despite the absence of Tom Brady. The 29-year-old said on Friday that he did not want to visit but admitted his position was hard because he does not represent the whole team. On Friday, Trump said the National Football League ( NFL ) should fire players who protest during the USA anthem , BBC reported on Saturday. (more...)
Ideal timing for Sagan as Slovakian takes third straight title Ideal timing for Sagan as Slovakian takes third straight title
- September 25, 2017

Australia's Michael Matthews was left ruing a tactical blunder as he had to settle for bronze at the world road race championships won for the third year in a row by Peter Sagan . It's unbelievable for me. "I had a lot of fun, I had a lot of time to spend time with my family, it was good", said Sagan. He said his historic hat-trick "is something special for sure". (more...)
Raiders offensive line plans Anthem Protest in Washington Raiders offensive line plans Anthem Protest in Washington
- September 25, 2017

While seven players [VIDEO ] were added to the injury list after the game with Los Angeles, the most important loss for the Redskins may be running back Rob Kelley . The Raiders are in Washington for their matchup against the Washington Redskins on Sunday Night Football and plan to address President Donald Trump's recent statements with a silent protest of tonight's national anthem. (more...)
Leicester's Jamie Vardy vows to keep taking penalties despite Liverpool miss Leicester's Jamie Vardy vows to keep taking penalties despite Liverpool miss
- September 25, 2017

Super Eagles duo, Wilfred Ndidi and Kelechi Iheanacho, were in action for Leicester, while Ahmed Musa who featured for Leicester's U-23s in their 2-0 win against Chelsea in the Premier League 2 on Thursday, was not listed. Leicester City put up a good fight throughout the game. The Reds were nearly ahead inside 15 minutes when Emre Can's low drive struck the post before Mohamed Salah turned the rebound wide from close range. (more...)
Keith Mitchell: 'There's no reason to be excited to meet Donald Trump' Keith Mitchell: 'There's no reason to be excited to meet Donald Trump'
- September 25, 2017

On Friday, Trump said NFL players who protest during the national anthem should be sacked. Trump , Saturday is day Twitter's message, explaining that championship visit to White House didn't want to go for curry, "it is a great honour for a champion team to visit White House ". (more...)
Dwyane Wade reaches buyout agreement with Chicago Dwyane Wade reaches buyout agreement with Chicago
- September 25, 2017

Johnson reported Wade became a free agent after agreeing to a buyout of the remaining year of his contract with the Bulls . On many occasions, the 35-year-old Wade had expressed a desire to play for a contender at this stage in his career. (more...)
Some NASCAR owners say they'd fire anyone who kneels during anthem Some NASCAR owners say they'd fire anyone who kneels during anthem
- September 25, 2017

Richard Childress, who was Dale Earnhardt's longtime team owner, said of protesting, "It'll get you a ride on a Greyhound bus". "The United States." Petty also confirmed to the AP that a protester on his team would be fired. . "This is America", Childress said. Childress says he told his team that "anybody that works for me should respect the country we live in". "Wouldn't you love to see one of these National Football League owners, when somebody disrespects our flag, to say, 'Get that ... (more...)
'Diego Costa without attitude' - Alvaro Morata era dawns at Chelsea 'Diego Costa without attitude' - Alvaro Morata era dawns at Chelsea
- September 25, 2017

Costa is likely to be watching his replacement from the stands at the Wanda Metropolitano. A hat-trick from Alvaro Morata and another goal by Pedro sealed a fifth victory in six matches domestically and Conte's attention now turns to Europe in preparation for Chelsea's second match in Group C. (more...)
Kyle Busch Wins Playoff Race 2 at New Hampshire Kyle Busch Wins Playoff Race 2 at New Hampshire
- September 25, 2017

It was also a bit of redemption after a gaffe on pit road last week in Chicagoland cost Busch a chance to win the playoff opener. Sunday's race started with both Kyles on the front row. Kyle Busch barely squeezed by and won Stage 2. It only got worse from here, as Truex, Dale Jr, and Jeffrey Earnhardt were all collected in this incident. (more...)
Conte reacts to Chelsea win at Stoke and Morata display Conte reacts to Chelsea win at Stoke and Morata display
- September 25, 2017

The 24-year-old Spaniard has three goals (all headers, coincidentally) and two assists to his name already but his manager stressed the forward isn't just about goals as he is polite and committed too. "It was very hard to win here". Morata could have scored a double brace when he was played through on goal by Eden Hazard but his shot was inches wide. (more...)
Three Lions CAN wear poppies on shirts against Germany Three Lions CAN wear poppies on shirts against Germany
- September 25, 2017

Both England and Scotland wore the poppy on black armbands during their World Cup qualifier at Wembley in November 2016. Scotland , Wales and Northern Ireland were also fined for sporting the poppy previous year. Once the new rules are agreed, player will be allowed to wear poppies on the pitch, but only on the conditions that the opposing team agrees and the competition organiser has no objection. (more...)
Manchester United are capable of winning the Premier League, says Paul Scholes
- September 25, 2017

United are statistically the most succesfull team in the league but have only been a shadow of their former selves since the retirement of legendary manager Sir Alex Ferguson in 2013. "They have been the most entertaining side going forward in the league", he said, "But I don't think their defense has been tested yet". City, United and Chelsea already occupy the top-three spots in the division, with fellow expected challengers Tottenham Hotspur, Liverpool and Arsenal already off the pace. (more...)
Chiefs Outlast Chargers to go to 3-0 Chiefs Outlast Chargers to go to 3-0
- September 25, 2017

Rivers finished with 237 yards on 20 completions, but threw three interceptions. He may play decoy for the offense, but Henry is going to get more targets, receptions, and touchdowns all season. However, the good news for the Bolts was that they also weren't allowing the Chiefs to do much of anything either. If the NFL Network is part of your cable package, you can also live stream the game through the NFL app on XBox, Apple TV, or Roku device on your TV. (more...)
Green Bay Packers face the Cincinnati Bengals Green Bay Packers face the Cincinnati Bengals
- September 25, 2017

The Winona Daily reported that the Green Bay Packers are facing an uncommon opponent in the Cincinnati Bengals. With the Green Bay Packers facing a third-and-9 at their 42-yard line in the second quarter, Lawson shoved aside left offensive tackle Kyle Murphy to sack quarterback Aaron Rodgers for an 8-yard loss for his first National Football League sack and second National Football League tackle. (more...)
Juventus, Ravanelli attacca Higuain: Juventus, Ravanelli attacca Higuain: "E' solo un peso per i bianconeri"
- September 25, 2017

Non era mica la prima volta: era successo l'anno scorso a San Siro con l'Inter, era successo in un altro derby della passata stagione e potrebbe ricapitare in futuro. Ma quali sono i problemi (se di problemi si può parlare per una squadra in testa al campionato a punteggio pieno) a cui la Vecchia Signora dovrà porre rimedio? Pericolo per il quarto uomo? E' stata una scelta tecnica perché ci sono tanti match da giocare e ho preferito dargli un turno di riposo. (more...)
Pogba likely to have surgery for hamstring injury Pogba likely to have surgery for hamstring injury
- September 25, 2017

And ESPN claim the lack of uncertainty surrounding Pogba's injury is because they are yet to decide if he needs surgery. The 24-year-old is out of United's trip to Southampton on Saturday and is expected to miss games against CSKA Moscow and Crystal Palace ahead of the global break. (more...)
Conte explains why Chelsea farmed Zouma out on loan Conte explains why Chelsea farmed Zouma out on loan
- September 25, 2017

Chelsea will be without centre-back David Luiz who is suspended after being sent off against Arsenal, although the Brazilian's return will not be further delayed by the wrist fracture he picked up in that game. Eden Hazard is set to return to the Chelsea starting XI in the Premier League this weekend, and after last week's dour 0-0 draw with Arsenal, this comes at a flawless time for Blues fans. (more...)
Mann Ki Baat: Modi Recalls 'Khadi Movement', Urges People to Use Khadi Mann Ki Baat: Modi Recalls 'Khadi Movement', Urges People to Use Khadi
- September 25, 2017

There have been many great leaders in the past, from Mahatma Gandhi to Sardar Patel, who had given clear directions towards the 20th and 21st centuries, he said. He said, Col Mahadik and Naik Dubey sacrificed their lives for the nation and their wives showing grit, determination and patriotism joined the Army despite difficulties. (more...)
Paul Pogba set for operation with Ousmane Dembele's surgeon Paul Pogba set for operation with Ousmane Dembele's surgeon
- September 25, 2017

The club have been in touch with Finnish muscle fix specialist, Sakari Orava, with a decision set to be made about whether or not surgery is required in the next few days. Jose Mourinho admitted this week he has no idea when the France global will be available for the Red Devils. "I am not going to cry or be counting the days for Paul to be back, not at all". (more...)
United Set To Make Big Decision On Paul Pogba After Hamstring Injury
- September 25, 2017

Pogba's tendon injury has not let up yet and the Red Devils will decide whether to solve Pogba's physical issue with a surgery or with a "conservative" therapy. United were hopeful Pogba's injury would heal without surgery but if there is no sign of progress he will reportedly travel to Finland for an operation. (more...)
Tomer Hemed strike earns Brighton win against Newcastle Tomer Hemed strike earns Brighton win against Newcastle
- September 25, 2017

But Brighton were unlucky not to take the lead when Anthony Knockaert inadvertantly blocked a shot from team-mate Pascal Gross. The visitors had the first effort two minutes in, as Mikel Merino's deflected half-volley from the edge of box was saved by Maty Ryan. (more...)
Golden State Warriors Reject White House Invitation Golden State Warriors Reject White House Invitation
- September 24, 2017

Here's what Curry had to say about the potential visit, simply explain he just doesn't want to go. Earlier, Curry told reporters he didn't want to go to a White House event to honor his team. "That's a total disrespect for everything we stand for". James was among the first athletes to respond to Trump on Saturday. Donald Trump against the nutty dictators, John McCain and the world has now become Donald Trump vs. (more...)
India announce squad for last two ODIs against Australia India announce squad for last two ODIs against Australia
- September 24, 2017

Indian Cricket team has also surged to the top in ODI rankings after the series win over Australia. After beating the visitors in a rain-curtailed game in Chennai, they made it eight ODI wins in a row at Kolkata on the back of Virat Kohli's 92 and Kuldeep Yadav's hat-trick. (more...)
North Korea: Tremor detected in north east North Korea: Tremor detected in north east
- September 24, 2017

Trump warned Tuesday that the America will "totally destroy" North Korea if it threatens the USA or its allies, and Kim Jong Un responded Friday, threatening to "tame" Trump "with fire". "Would we really start a war over such an act?" A secondary tremor detected after that test could have been caused by the collapse of a tunnel at the mountainous site, experts said at the time. (more...)
Advertisement featuring Floyd Mayweather banned on racial grounds Advertisement featuring Floyd Mayweather banned on racial grounds
- September 24, 2017

Having "relinquished" the featherweight title he never defended, McGregor then took a sabbatical in order to welcome his first child into the world before making his pro-boxing debut against Floyd Mayweather Jr.in August. "The line was approved by Mayweather who saw it as a humorous dig at his rival before the fight". This argument was dismissed by the ASA as many readers of the newspapers involved would be unfamiliar with the film's quote. (more...)