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Coutinho out, Sanchez Back as Liverpool Host Arsenal Coutinho out, Sanchez Back as Liverpool Host Arsenal
- August 27, 2017

Arsene Wenger will be boosted by two of the team's most important players. Alexis Sanchez is back in the Gunners team after recovering from injury. Liverpool won 69 matches, Arsenal prevailed on 68 locations and 51 games ended undecided. The other issue he has to address is the composition of the midfield . (more...)
'Bizarre!' - Fans react to Liverpool dropping Mignolet for Karis 'Bizarre!' - Fans react to Liverpool dropping Mignolet for Karis
- August 27, 2017

Arsene Wenger and Jurgen Klopp have both made bold decisions heading into the Premier League clash between Arsenal and Liverpool at Anfield, with Alexandre Lacazette and Simon Mignolet both dropped. It's not as though Mignolet is in particularly shaky form, with Pearce crediting the former Sunderland ace with producing "some crucial saves in Liverpool's Champions League play-off win over Hoffenheim". (more...)
Barcelona In Touch With Willian Barcelona In Touch With Willian
- August 27, 2017

I worked with Mourinho and I became his friend as well. Manchester came to me, they talked with my agent, but nothing happened, because Chelsea would not negotiate me in any way and I'm very happy at Chelsea . Chelsea are braced for another approach for Willian after Barcelona showed interest in the attacking midfielder . Manchester United reportedly enquired for his availability earlier this summer but were flatly rejected by the London club, however a bid from overseas may provoke a ... (more...)
Fernando Torres sends message to Chelsea fans ahead of Champions League reunion Fernando Torres sends message to Chelsea fans ahead of Champions League reunion
- August 27, 2017

It's a little bit special for me because when I was young I was a big fan of PSG, but this will be the first time I'll have played against their first team ."I wanted to play against PSG, but I wasn't exactly praying to be drawn with them, you understand?" Southampton legend Matt Le Tissier has predicted on Skysports.com that Tottenham Hotspur will not progress to the knockout rounds of the Champions League this season . (more...)
Manchester United v Leicester City predictions: Premier League preview, line-ups & betting tips Manchester United v Leicester City predictions: Premier League preview, line-ups & betting tips
- August 27, 2017

Yet, there always is room for improvement and what Manchester United are most certainly no exception to the rule. Manchester City are the only other likely title rivals in action on Saturday when they make the long trip to Bournemouth for the lunchtime game. (more...)
D'Tigress pip Mali to charge into Afrobasket final D'Tigress pip Mali to charge into Afrobasket final
- August 27, 2017

Point guard Ezinne Kalu told FIBA that the victory "means the world to me because it is my first year playing at FIBA Women's AfroBasket and I know that we came in Third-Place in 2015 so getting to play the Final this year is awesome". They will now look to improve on the bronze medal at the last AfroBasket in Cameroon in 2015. D'Tigress have already beaten the likes of Mozambique, Egypt, Senegal and Congo without dropping any games in Mali. (more...)
Chelsea vs Everton, Premier League Chelsea vs Everton, Premier League
- August 27, 2017

The last week in the transfer window is crucial for the club. "Don't forget, last season , after 13 wins in a row we lost at Tottenham". "If there are young players who deserve to play regularly and give me a good feeling, then why not [pick them]?" he said . (more...)
Bangladesh puts Australia in a spin after fluctuating day Bangladesh puts Australia in a spin after fluctuating day
- August 27, 2017

Spinner Mededi Hasan Miraz - who destroyed England late previous year - ensured David Warner's poor record on the subcontinent continued, removing the Australian vice-captain LBW for eight. However Tamim and Shakib played aggressively, challenging the tourists' mettle in humid conditions . When play resumed, the home side added another 22 runs before Lyon had Mehedi Hasan caught by Peter Handscomb at short leg. (more...)
Maria Sharapova: US Open preparations 'not the best' Maria Sharapova: US Open preparations 'not the best'
- August 27, 2017

Australian Nick Kyrgios, the 14th seed and recent Cincinnati runner-up, or American 17th seed Sam Querrey, who is enjoying a career-best year, would pose a threat to Federer in the fourth round. Williams' sister, 23-time major champion Serena, is not playing in the U.S. Open because she is pregnant and expecting to give birth in September. Sharapova then planned to try to qualify for Wimbledon, but she skipped the grass-court circuit because of an injured left thigh. (more...)
Federer passed fit for US Open Federer passed fit for US Open
- August 27, 2017

Three-time major champion Andy Murray , recently replaced at No. 1 by Rafael Nadal , withdrew Saturday because of a sore hip. Defending champion Stan Wawrinka and 2015 champion Novak Djokovic have called an early end to their seasons, along with 2014 finalist Kei Nishikori , while Milos Raonic is another big name missing. (more...)
Oregon Will Wear 'Stomp Out Cancer' Uniforms Designed by Cancer Patients Oregon Will Wear 'Stomp Out Cancer' Uniforms Designed by Cancer Patients
- August 27, 2017

For their home tilt against a formidable non-conference foe, the Ducks have Sophia, a brain cancer patient from Portland, to thank for the reflective helmet, sideline gear and fan apparel that features the school's mascot stomping out cancer; Ethan, another brain malady fighter from Medford, for the jersey and gloves, the latter merging to say "Overcome" on the knuckles; and Joe , a Leukemia battler from Gresham, for the cleats, trousers and socks. (more...)
Ndidi In Action, Iheanacho Benched, Musa Dropped As Man United Beat Leicester Ndidi In Action, Iheanacho Benched, Musa Dropped As Man United Beat Leicester
- August 27, 2017

But just three minutes after coming, substitute Rashford opened the scoring by volleying home a corner in the 70th minute. It was the first time I saw the crowd. "After the penalty, when you miss a penalty with half an hour to go, normally there is always a little collapse, and that didn't happen". Shinji Okazaki put United keeper David De Gea to work with a rare chance before Pogba tried his luck yet again, this time firing high. (more...)
Lokomotiv FC placed in Group F at UEFA Europa League group stage Lokomotiv FC placed in Group F at UEFA Europa League group stage
- August 27, 2017

Zenit St. Petersburg, the 2008 UEFA Cup victor, was grouped with Real Sociedad, Rosenborg - which eliminated Ajax in the playoffs on Thursday - and Vardar of Macedonia. Group G: Viktoria Plzen (Czech Republic), FC Steaua Bucuresti (Romania), Hapoel Beer-Sheva (Israel), Lugano (Switzerland). Another European giant, AC Milan , have an easier passage with ties against Austria Vienna, AEK Athens and Rijeka of Croatia. (more...)
New Orleans Saints 3, Houston Texans 0 New Orleans Saints 3, Houston Texans 0
- August 27, 2017

Peterson , who signed a two-year, $7 million deal with the Saints in April after being released by the Vikings, could get a few carries on Saturday against Houston. KRTK-TV will have the local telecast in the Greater New Orleans area. "I like it", Peterson said Thursday. With a crowded backfield, projecting how each player will perform in the upcoming fantasy season isn't so much around talent as it is opportunity. (more...)
Knicks Prepared to Have Carmelo at Training Camp Knicks Prepared to Have Carmelo at Training Camp
- August 27, 2017

That would set up an awkward season at Madison Square Garden. According to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, negotiations are now at a stand-still and Anthony will likely have to start training camp with the Knicks . On Thursday evening, the New York Knicks tweeted out an advertisement for 2017-18 season tickets. While the veteran forward has been linked to several teams from around the league, including the Houston Rockets, Anthony still serves as a member of the once heralded Knicks as it ... (more...)
Chargers & Rams Had Embarrassingly Awful Attendance At 'Fight For LA' Preseason Matchup Chargers & Rams Had Embarrassingly Awful Attendance At 'Fight For LA' Preseason Matchup
- August 27, 2017

The Rams drove to the Chargers 8-yard line on the ensuing possession when Goff was sacked by Joey Bosa for a 16-yard loss and fumbled. Against the Chargers, Goff held the ball too long and got stripped, leading to linebacker Melvin Ingram going on an entertaining 76-yard fumble recovery. (more...)
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho praises impact from the bench
- August 27, 2017

Zlatan Ibrahimović announced his new deal with Manchester United by posting a tweet with freakish artwork that seemingly depicts him as God. Juan Mata 's disallowed goal in the first half was followed by Schmeichel guessing correctly when Lukaku stepped up from 12 yards, but Mourinho was pleased his team kept probing and were eventually rewarded. (more...)
Colts top Steelers for first preseason win Colts top Steelers for first preseason win
- August 27, 2017

If you were hoping for a better outcome from the Pittsburgh Steelers' first-team defense, keep hoping. Tolzien completed 7 of 10 passes for 123 yards on the night, including a 55-yard pass to Donte Moncrief that led to a 1-yard Frank Gore touchdown run, showing he's ready to go if necessary for week one. (more...)
Arsenal coach Arsene Wenger says, Alexis Sanchez fit to start against Liverpool Arsenal coach Arsene Wenger says, Alexis Sanchez fit to start against Liverpool
- August 27, 2017

Arsenal deserve every bit of criticism they can face, as their start to the season has been far from flawless. The Arsenal boss will probably wait and see if the team look more like themselves once Koscielny and Alexis have settled into the side again. (more...)
Wenger Reveals How Alexis Sanchez Really Feels About Arsenal Wenger Reveals How Alexis Sanchez Really Feels About Arsenal
- August 27, 2017

Players of his level are used to it now. "At the moment we haven't - we just want to focus as a team and not look too much at the contracts of everybody". While that sounds great as a romantic, swashbuckling approach to the game, it's only practical when you have good enough players to do it and Klopp doesn't. (more...)
United subs Rashford, Fellaini sink Leicester United subs Rashford, Fellaini sink Leicester
- August 27, 2017

United had a successful start to the Premier League season after two successive 4-0 wins against West Ham United at home and Swansea City at Liberty Stadium respectively. And that depth of resources in reserve on the bench sets United apart from some title rivals. Gabriel Jesus had cancelled out Charlie Daniels' stunning strike as City came from behind for a second win from three games following Monday's draw with Everton , who play Chelsea on Sunday . (more...)
Browns rally past Buccaneers in Tampa Browns rally past Buccaneers in Tampa
- August 27, 2017

Trailing late in the fourth quarter, backup quarterback Kevin Hogan tossed a 5-yard touchdown pass to Jordan Leslie , giving Cleveland its first lead of the night since early in the first quarter. "We've got to finish when we're in the red zone and come out with six". The Browns are seemingly going to step in the field with second-rounder drsft pick rookie quarterback DeShone Kizer under center. (more...)
Kyrie Irving trade could be voided by Isaiah Thomas' injury Kyrie Irving trade could be voided by Isaiah Thomas' injury
- August 27, 2017

Similar to Kobe Bryant forcing a breakup between himself and Shaquille O'Neal when the Los Angeles Lakers were fixtures in the NBA Finals , only time will tell if Irving has made a smart career decision. They are considering vetoing the trade. According to Wojnarowski, Cleveland sounds like it's going to want to get more back from Boston. He could just call it a wash and send an angry Kyrie Irving back to Cleveland. (more...)
Saints hint that Van Dijk is going nowhere Saints hint that Van Dijk is going nowhere
- August 27, 2017

Saints chairman Ralph Krueger subsequently insisted the defender was not for sale and Pellegrino echoed that stance following Saturday's 0-0 draw at Huddersfield Town. Popular Twitter account IndyKaila on Saturday morning claimed that Liverpool and Southampton have agreed a fee for the transfer of centre-back VIRGIL VAN DIJK. (more...)
Patient United move clear, City seal last-gasp win
- August 27, 2017

Stats say that United have already scored 15% of the goals they scored last season. United were awarded a penalty after Danny Simpson's handball but Lukaku was unable to convert, much to the dismay of Rio Ferdinand. On as a 68th-minute substitute, the 19-year-old initially won a corner when his cross was deflected out. This illustrated United's superiority in possession as they took residence in Leicester's half and moved the blue shirts expertly around. (more...)
Davis stops Fonseca, IBF 130lb title remains vacant Davis stops Fonseca, IBF 130lb title remains vacant
- August 27, 2017

There appeared to be a momentary prospect of an upset in the seventh round when a swinging right hook landed on Davis' jaw after he had lost his balance against the ropes. Davis was smiling at points during the early exchanges as he ducked and weaved away from Fonseca's punches. Davis, after working out under Mayweather's guidance and training feverishly in a rubber suit Thursday night, revealed again the difficulty some boxers have in making weight. (more...)
Fox hires Michael Vick to be an National Football League analyst Fox hires Michael Vick to be an National Football League analyst
- August 27, 2017

Vick says he's done a lot of interviews during the last eight months that have helped him become more comfortable in front of the camera. The former Falcons quarterback will also make regular appearances on FS1 studio shows. Vick later apologized for the comment. "We feel he can bring a truly unique perspective that intrigues and engages our viewers". No matter what, Fox couldn't have hired anyone who has seen more through his football journey than Vick. (more...)
Ghana's Twumasi scores brace as Astana bow to Celtic Ghana's Twumasi scores brace as Astana bow to Celtic
- August 27, 2017

Each outfit will be drawn into one of eight four-team groups where clubs from the same country are kept apart. It will be followed by the UEFA Player Awards. United, who were knocked out of the Champions League at the group stage in 2015-16, are in pot two alongside City, Barcelona , Atletico Madrid, Paris St Germain, Borussia Dortmund, Sevilla and Porto. (more...)
Team Penske quartet heads into Gateway race as favorites Team Penske quartet heads into Gateway race as favorites
- August 27, 2017

I think we'll get there, so it's nothing that's super disappointing or anything. Castroneves was third in the No. 3 Shell Fuel Rewards Team Penske Chevrolet (187.457 mph) and 2016 series champion Simon Pagenaud fourth in the No. Sebastien Bourdais' highly anticipated return - a mere 14 weeks after fracturing his hip and pelvis during Indy 500 qualifying - resulted in the 15th-fastest time. (more...)
Raikkonen says Vettel tow was his own idea Raikkonen says Vettel tow was his own idea
- August 27, 2017

But the news, at the Belgian Grand Prix and a week before his team's home Italian race at Monza, will allow Ferrari to concentrate on fighting for the championship without distraction. Sebastian Vettel of Ferrari finished close behind, followed by Valtteri Bottas of Mercedes. Although Hamilton finished third, it nearly felt like a victory given that he started from the back of the grid after incurring a 15-place grid penalty. (more...)

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