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Morata hat-trick gives Chelsea comfortable win at Stoke Morata hat-trick gives Chelsea comfortable win at Stoke
- September 27, 2017

Costa became renowned for an antagonistic approach on the pitch during his three years in England and is even said to have fallen out with Conte during a training-ground bust-up with a Chelsea fitness coach in January. "For this reason, I think every player performed fantastic way last season, I want to thank every single player who played last season for Chelsea and for me". (more...)
Mourinho plotting £88m move for Antoine Griezmann next summer Mourinho plotting £88m move for Antoine Griezmann next summer
- September 27, 2017

Jose Mourinho attempted to address the issue this summer, but his protracted interest in the Frenchman was halted when the player pledged his allegiance to Atletico due to their transfer ban. Keeping the forward at the Wanda Metropolitano will be hard for Atletico though as the ex-Real Sociedad forward seems to have a release clause of around £88 million and United certainly have the financial capability to activate the clause. (more...)
Yankees, With Leaping Save by Hicks, Stay Alive in AL East Race Yankees, With Leaping Save by Hicks, Stay Alive in AL East Race
- September 27, 2017

August 4, vs. Brewers: The Rays were riding high after taking three straight from the AL-best Astros to improve to 57-53 and a 40.4 percent chance to make the tournament. Montgomery has a 3.73 ERA in 13 home starts. The Yankees clinched at least home-field advantage for next Tuesday's wild-card game with a 6-1 win over the Rays on Tuesday, which is good news for a team that has the best home record in the American League. (more...)
USC's Lynn Swann 'Shocked' By Asst. Coach's Arrest ... 'We Will Comply'
- September 27, 2017

Kim, acting US attorney for the Southern District of NY, adding that the defendants were "circling blue-chip prospects like coyotes" and exploited them to enrich themselves. At USC, Bland was promoted in 2014 to associate head coach - second in command to head coach Andy Enfield - and has helped build the Trojans' basketball program from a perennial loser into a national power. (more...)
Donald Trump worringly loves the 'great anger' over National Football League protests Donald Trump worringly loves the 'great anger' over National Football League protests
- September 27, 2017

Tuesday out at Bowie Elementary, the Cowboys rookies played with 5th graders, partnered with the Essilor Vision Foundation to get kids glasses and handed out books, a clear example of the unity a football team can bring to a community. Trump's views sparked backlash and were considered racist by some. The Cowboys and Cardinals became the 29th and 30th NFL teams to stage some sort of protest or display during the national anthem. (more...)
Conte, Chelsea fans sing Morata's praises Conte, Chelsea fans sing Morata's praises
- September 27, 2017

The goal of the game saw another sub Cesc Fabregas chip a precise pass into the box, which Azplicueta chested across goal for his second assist of the match, with Morata bundling in from close range. The hat-trick on Saturday was the striker's way of reminding fans that "yes, I'm the main man here now". As you know, Hazard is very important for us. (more...)
Teledyne Technologies Incorpora (NYSE:TDY) Overbought, but Is It Time to Sell?
- September 27, 2017

Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the company. TD Asset Management Inc. now owns 18,260 shares of the company's stock valued at $1,971,000 after buying an additional 3,600 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
Morning Buzz: Net Element, Inc. (NASDAQ:NETE)
- September 27, 2017

The stock traded within a range of $0.500 and $0.760. Through TOT Group Russia and Net Element Russia, it provides transactional services, mobile payment transactions, online payment transactions and other payment technologies in countries in the Russian Federation, Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), Europe and Asia. (more...)
Everton set to bid for Cavani after losing out on Diego Costa Everton set to bid for Cavani after losing out on Diego Costa
- September 27, 2017

Whilst he would undoubtedly enjoy star status as Everton's first-choice centre-forward, a player of Cavani's talents could realistically be the go-to man at a number of top Champions League sides that are likely to be interested in his signature. (more...)
Gary Neville sends message to Liverpool fans about Simon Mignolet Gary Neville sends message to Liverpool fans about Simon Mignolet
- September 27, 2017

Summer signing Mohamed Salah broke the deadlock with a close-range header before Brazil worldwide Philippe Coutinho doubled the visitors' lead with a brilliant free-kick on his first Premier League start of the season. Liverpool had countless chances on the counterattack after halftime and finally took one when substitute Daniel Sturridge teed up Henderson in the 68th. (more...)
Alvaro Morata on Chelsea's 'message' to the Premier League following Stoke victory Alvaro Morata on Chelsea's 'message' to the Premier League following Stoke victory
- September 27, 2017

Arsenal lost here, Manchester United drew but we won, and we deserved to win - but it wasn't easy. "We must pay great attention tomorrow (Saturday). We gave good value in the first half and were very much in the game but another mistake put us 2-0 down. "We were very focused and this is the right way if you want to build something important". (more...)
Apoel Nicosia v Tottenham - story of the match Apoel Nicosia v Tottenham - story of the match
- September 27, 2017

Alli's absence is even more concerning for Pochettino as he will be without Danish playmaker Christian Eriksen due to illness. Manager Mauricio Pochettino will be without winger Erik Lamela (hip), left-back Danny Rose (intraarticular ligament crack) and defensive-midfielder Victor Wanyama (knee). (more...)
Antonio Conte Thanks Diego Costa After Chelsea Exit Antonio Conte Thanks Diego Costa After Chelsea Exit
- September 27, 2017

I think that's good for the game. Stoke City on Saturday afternoon - Chelsea's first Premier League hat-trick since Diego Costa's against Swansea in 2014. Chelsea loanee Kurt Zouma has been getting good reviews for his play on the right side of the back three. He accepts that Chelsea will find it hard to cope with the Champions League as well as the Premier League, however Sinclair thinks the Blues can deal with the schedule as they have a stronger squad than last term. (more...)
Atletico Madrid agree Costa deal with Chelsea Atletico Madrid agree Costa deal with Chelsea
- September 27, 2017

Cesc Fabregas has admitted he will miss the "spectacular connection" he enjoyed with former teammate Diego Costa at Chelsea . It brings to an end a troubled spell for the marksman who went AWOL this summer. Costa's back-door Chelsea exit is a bitter end for the striker whose goals landed two titles in three seasons for the south-west Londoners. "At the start of the second-half we got the goal that put us on the right track". (more...)
Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata: We sent a message to the Premier League Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata: We sent a message to the Premier League
- September 27, 2017

The past is not important. If you did well in the past it's okay but we have to work for the present and above all for the future. "We want to thank him (Costa) for what he did with this club". "We must pay great attention tomorrow". Now we are playing and we have to try to do our best. The players are fit and now it's important to rest and recover well for the game on Wednesday and not forgetting we have another tough game on Saturday against Manchester City'. (more...)
John Lewis: NFL players kneeling 'are following a long tradition' John Lewis: NFL players kneeling 'are following a long tradition'
- September 27, 2017

Most NFL owners or teams have made statements about what the president said and the reaction, but not Dallas and - or its normally outspoken owner, Jerry Jones, a Trump supporter. Neither team has had a player conspicuously kneel during the anthem. No drivers, crew or other team members protested during the national anthem before a race in New Hampshire, Sunday, the AP reported. (more...)
Morata's hat-trick lifts Chelsea
- September 27, 2017

Chelsea scored from their only two shots in the first half, Morata putting them in front after just 82 seconds before fellow Spain worldwide Pedro netted his second goal in his last three games. Stoke's initial work to stay within one goal's reach of the Blues after 30 minutes suffered another setback, however, when Darren Fletcher's chest backward on the edge of his own box was pounced upon by Pedro. (more...)
Mauricio Pochettino Jokes About Harry Kane Bromance Inspiring Jealousy Mauricio Pochettino Jokes About Harry Kane Bromance Inspiring Jealousy
- September 27, 2017

The England worldwide already has nine goals this season and Pochettino said he was "in love" with the forward after his side's win over West Ham on Saturday. "But I don't want to describe him as I did after West Ham because it was so controversial the description". "He's unbelievable, he's Harry Kane". Kane opened the scoring six minutes before half-time against APOEL and struck twice again after the break. (more...)
Simeone Wary Of Morata, Hazard Threat As Atletico Host Chelsea Simeone Wary Of Morata, Hazard Threat As Atletico Host Chelsea
- September 27, 2017

And Spain worldwide Azpilicueta believes that Atletico's richer recent pedigree in the Champions League means they should be regarded as stronger contenders this year than Chelsea . Chelsea midfielder Cesc Fabregas has revealed he never considered leaving the club in the summer despite falling down the pecking order at Stamford Bridge last season. (more...)
Gareth Barry set a new Premier League appearance record ! Gareth Barry set a new Premier League appearance record !
- September 27, 2017

What's certain is that by the time he DOES hang up his boots, he and Ryan Giggs - now second place behind Barry in terms of league appearances - will stand alone as two bona fide Premier League legends. "I think back to watching you for the first time as a young kid at Bodymoor Heath and realising straight away that I was in trouble for my place". "I've not really given it too much thought about who is behind me", he said. (more...)
We Will Respond - Leeds United Boss Reacts To Cardiff Defeat We Will Respond - Leeds United Boss Reacts To Cardiff Defeat
- September 27, 2017

Following defeat, Leeds now sit second in the Championship table on 20 points, although will fall into third on Wednesday when sixth placed Sheffield United take on third placed Wolverhampton Wanderers , no matter the result. " We try to do our best and some days you have a bad result ". Warnock, who is one of Leeds' many former managers, spoke highly of his former club ahead of the fixture, he said : "They look the part when you look at the team sheet, the substitutes". (more...)
Garbine Muguruza advances as other leading seeds bow out at Wuhan Open Garbine Muguruza advances as other leading seeds bow out at Wuhan Open
- September 27, 2017

The 25-year-old Czech overpowered Zhang 6-4, 3-6, 6-4 in just over two hours, breaking an unlucky streak for the competition's top seeds. "I will try to just keep going forward". In other matches, Karolina Pliskova triumphed over China's second-ranked player Zhang Shuai in three sets. Muguruza will secure the number one ranking if she reaches the semifinals, though if she does not reach the last four Pliskova can regain the top spot if she wins the title. (more...)
Fowles helps Lynx even WBNA Finals Fowles helps Lynx even WBNA Finals
- September 27, 2017

But Lindsay Whalen's pass to Seimone Augustus went awry when Augustus stumbled on the court, causing the ball to bounce off her out of bounds. "Because that's just not fair". The Lynx's defense held two L.A. MVPs to NO made shots in the first half. That also hurt last year's MVP, Nneka Ogwumike, who scored just 11 points on a brutal 3-of-13 shooting with 6'6 Fowles all over her. (more...)
'Complete player' Morata has adapted to the Premier League, says Conte 'Complete player' Morata has adapted to the Premier League, says Conte
- September 27, 2017

He knew that it would be there when he joined and he came from a huge club anyway. "I like him because he's a complete player and also he has a lot of room to improve in every situation, tactical, physical, technical aspect". Hazard started for Chelsea for the first time since the FA Cup final against Nottingham Forest but he was back on the bench against Stoke. "He is nearly flawless in his technique as a striker and I make no apology for going on about it", Nevin told the club's website. (more...)
Packers sign tackle Ulrick John, put Murphy on injured reserve Packers sign tackle Ulrick John, put Murphy on injured reserve
- September 27, 2017

The Green Bay Packers are a banged up bunch as they head into the Thursday night matchup against Chicago. Murphy started all three games this season for the Packers, opening at right tackle against Seattle for Byran Bulaga and then moving to the left side for David Bakhtiari against Atlanta and Cincinnati. (more...)
Red Sox's injured Betts, Nunez not in lineup Red Sox's injured Betts, Nunez not in lineup
- September 27, 2017

Pomeranz began the night looking for his 17th win while just five innings short of matching his career high. After Donaldson's early display, he had some company from his teammates with Hernandez leading off the fifth with a solo homer and Kendrys Morales adding a two-run boast in the same inning. (more...)
Jeopardy! Contestants Miss Very Easy Football Questions Jeopardy! Contestants Miss Very Easy Football Questions
- September 27, 2017

That was the case on Monday night when there was a category "NFL TEAMS BY HALL OF FAMER". Looks like there really is a Marcus Allen in the Rockies organization - just not the Super Bowl MVP Marcus Allen whom host Alex Trebek was looking for. (more...)
Adam Gase exhausted of Dolphins' 'garbage' offense Adam Gase exhausted of Dolphins' 'garbage' offense
- September 27, 2017

But a season ago, the Dolphins were 24th in yards per game and 17th in points per game. Gase described the performance as "garbage" and said he has seen too much of that since becoming coach previous year. "I'm upset about the way our offense played", he continued. "It's hard for me to tell when you're watching it and you just see an incompletion". "We're not doing it, so we'll figure out a way to make adjustments". (more...)
Dale Earnhardt Jr., invoking JFK, sides with people who protest during anthem Dale Earnhardt Jr., invoking JFK, sides with people who protest during anthem
- September 27, 2017

Period", Petty said . "If they don't appreciate where they're at...what got them where they're at? "The United States", Petty said in comments reported by the AP. The Associated Press kept a sort of live blog of how athletes in all major sporting events protested - or didn't protest - the National Anthem on Sunday. (more...)
More teams dribble into National Football League row, link arms during anthem More teams dribble into National Football League row, link arms during anthem
- September 27, 2017

At a game Monday night between Dallas and Arizona, Cowboys owner Jerry Jones joined his team's players in kneeling before the national anthem was performed, then standing during the song itself. The protests started more than a year ago when former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick refused to stand during the national anthem as a protest over police treatment of minorities. (more...)