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'I like Mourinho a lot' - Willian reveals failed move to Man Utd
- August 11, 2017

That's a disgusting output. The 21-year-old Frenchman faces stiff competition for one of the two or three places in support of Lukaku, with Marcus Rashford , Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Juan Mata and Jesse Lingard among Mourinho's other options. (more...)
Cam Newton Sought Out And Greeted Deshaun Watson Before Last Night's Game Cam Newton Sought Out And Greeted Deshaun Watson Before Last Night's Game
- August 11, 2017

In addition to Watson , several other players with ties to the Palmetto State impressed during the game. We're less concerned with the results and more concerned with the process. Watson used his elusiveness to open passing lanes for his throws downfield, but nonetheless was sacked on three occasions and after taking a sack on successive plays during the fourth quarter, was taken out of the game and replaced with Brandon Weeden . (more...)
Behind the Scenes Look on New Additions in National Basketball Association 2K18 Behind the Scenes Look on New Additions in National Basketball Association 2K18
- August 11, 2017

The video highlights the game's art style, with developers explaining how the look of the players has changed since last year's release. The MyPlayer character creation feature has been improved, with enhancements to the face scan, additions to options and hairstyles and more accurate representation of weight and height. (more...)
Barcelona receive PSG money to free up Neymar Barcelona receive PSG money to free up Neymar
- August 11, 2017

After signing Neymar from Barcelona for more money than most people will ever see in their lives, PSG are reportedly lining up an£80 million offer for Alexis Sánchez. The likes of Arsenal and Manchester City had both made contact with Mbappe and his entourage as they tried to convince him to join, though Real Madrid seemed the likeliest destination. (more...)
Warriors Potentially Targeting Paul George In 2018 Warriors Potentially Targeting Paul George In 2018
- August 11, 2017

Durant was complimentary of the Thunder , saying that it's not going to be fun taking on his old squad after they added an All-Star in George. "They got Russ and PG and Steven Adams to be their Big 3". "He told me, 'They can offer what other teams can't in terms of the people and the preparation and the facility, down to the chefs and the meals.' He was pretty high on them". (more...)
Barcelona Target Coutinho 'Definitively' Not For Sale - Liverpool
- August 11, 2017

Liverpool will not be selling Philippe Coutinho to Barcelona , or any other club, this summer. So there you have it. Coutinho will seemingly stay at Anfield. Earlier Liverpool Klopp manager Jurgen Klopp had been firm in his stance regarding Coutinho. Dortmund issued a statement to the German stock exchange this week in which they confirmed that a bid from Barca, which is said to be close to €100m, had been rejected. (more...)
Usain Bolt's farewell a cautionary tale for double-chasing Mo Farah Usain Bolt's farewell a cautionary tale for double-chasing Mo Farah
- August 11, 2017

It has been an underwhelming championships for Great Britain so far, with Farah's gold the sole medal they have to show for all their efforts. "I went to stay in Teddington because that's where my family are now and I was like "No, I need to get back to the hotel". (more...)
Stoneman gets England call as Jennings dropped Stoneman gets England call as Jennings dropped
- August 11, 2017

Stoneman who has smashed three centuries and averaged 59 in first-class cricket since moving from Durham to Surrey this season, has been called in place of Keaton Jennings who endured a tough time against South Africa in the four-match series. (more...)
Western Force axed from Super Rugby - Australian Rugby Union Western Force axed from Super Rugby - Australian Rugby Union
- August 11, 2017

He said the decision to cut the Force was "not a decision to abandon the game in Western Australia". "RugbyWA is considering all options including bringing urgent proceedings in the Supreme Court of (New South Wales), and legal action relating to the circumstances which led it to enter into the alliance agreement with the ARU", it read. (more...)
How Jose Mourinho is bringing the swagger back to Manchester United How Jose Mourinho is bringing the swagger back to Manchester United
- August 11, 2017

Fellow summer signing Lindelof struggled at times in a United defence that was missing several players through injury or suspension against Zinedine Zidane's Champions League winners. He looked to join Mourinho in Manchester after holding talks with the Red Devils but nothing came out of it. And well, social media poked fun at the duo, just as you knew they would. (more...)
Arsenal vs Leicester City Arsenal vs Leicester City
- August 11, 2017

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has admitted that he is uncertain whether the club can convince Alexis Sanchez to sign a new contract. While Arsenal have beefed up their attack with Alexandre Lacazette and brought in burly defender Sead Kolasinac, losing Sanchez would jeopardise their attempt to rejoin the elite. (more...)
Top 25 Manchester City players of the Premier League era - #7
- August 11, 2017

Nissan Super Sunday also returns this weekend with two matches as Newcastle welcome Tottenham before Manchester United go head to head with West Ham . 10 role behind the striker. In search of goals , United turned to last season's second-highest scorer. The Spurs cannot afford to flame out of the cup competitions early, as they did last season . (more...)
Wenger expects female managers in Premier League Wenger expects female managers in Premier League
- August 11, 2017

Spaniard Iborra has been ruled out of the trip to the Emirates Stadium with a groin strain and joins centre-back Robert Huth and midfielder Danny Drinkwater on the sidelines. "Until we a get a bid that's suitable for Leicester then he stays, and if he stays focused then he'll be considered for selection". In the middle of the transfer market it's hard to predict [the season]. (more...)
Cardiff City, Swansea City and Newport County find out Carabao Cup fate Cardiff City, Swansea City and Newport County find out Carabao Cup fate
- August 11, 2017

Sunderland first-round tie. The actual draw itself turned into a farce when Charlton Athletic were drawn to play themselves and of course, social media showed no mercy! When do ties take place? The R's were announced as the away team despite the venue draw showing them as having home advantage. (more...)
Watch Arsenal v Leicester City: English Premier League Opener
- August 11, 2017

Yes, the Sky Blues underachieved last season , and yes there are serious questions in the back line, even after the high-priced makeover of that specific position group. While Manchester City spent combined total of £1,427,030,000 on six players, Manchester United acquired three players worth £1,157,950,000. "They have been quite spectacular in the transfer market, Manchester United as well". (more...)
Agent admits talks between Willian and Man Utd
- August 11, 2017

I worked with Mourinho and I became his friend as well. As reported by The Express , Mourinho reserved high praise for his squad, saying: "I'm so happy to be the manager of these guys, I told them a few days ago that during my long career I never had a group that I liked so much, like I like them". (more...)
Iheanacho has been scoring from impossible angles in training - Morgan Iheanacho has been scoring from impossible angles in training - Morgan
- August 11, 2017

Are they going to be more adventurous? I thought he was really unselfish for a player making his debut. "He's young, he's a good goalscorer, you see that he can link play up, his all-around game", said Shakespeare. He popped up with some great goals from impossible positions. "It's good to see someone with that knowhow, someone with a different acuteness that adds something to the team". (more...)
Mets' deGrom leaves in 7th after getting hit by batted ball Mets' deGrom leaves in 7th after getting hit by batted ball
- August 11, 2017

DeGrom, who was making his 100th pitch of the game, was hit flush by the 99-MPH liner from Williams and left the game after 6.2 innings of work and the Mets ahead 7-0. DiComo later reported deGrom suffered a bruised right triceps and x-rays were negative. DeGrom entered the game with an 8-2 record and a 1.98 ERA in his last 10 starts, following an eight-game winning streak with losses in his last two. (more...)
Paris Saint-Germain put Serge Aurier up for sale Paris Saint-Germain put Serge Aurier up for sale
- August 11, 2017

Indeed, the Ivory Coast worldwide is an outstanding right-back, and at 24, he is perhaps still to reach his peak. A few days ago , calciomercato.com exclusively reported Inter's interest in Psg defender Serge Aurier . However, any potential deal is likely to be complicated by the fact that Aurier is now appealing an assault conviction which means he can not travel to the United Kingdom at the moment. (more...)
Steven Gerrard believes Manchester United are title contenders this season
- August 11, 2017

It's not all bad for Liverpool though as Jurgen Klopp has a track record of working within his resources and he proved that past year by guiding arguably the worst squad in the top six to a fourth place finish. But such worries mask what has been a positive summer from Klopp's perspective, with eight games producing some strong performances from the Reds' talented youth ranks, and the manager feeling like many individuals have progressed in their development. (more...)
Karolina Pliskova into Rogers Cup quarterfinals, Venus Williams bows out Karolina Pliskova into Rogers Cup quarterfinals, Venus Williams bows out
- August 11, 2017

Their 78-minute encounter started with a few stray errors from Wozniacki and Radwanska winning eight points in a row to break to love and take the first lead in the match at 2-1. Halep was in complete control from the outset as she sealed the win in just 58 minutes. Stephens upended Petra Kvitova on Wednesday in Toronto . (more...)
5 takeaways from Redskins' sloppy preseason opener vs. Ravens 5 takeaways from Redskins' sloppy preseason opener vs. Ravens
- August 11, 2017

Brent Urban #96 of the Baltimore Ravens celebrates his blocked field goal that lead to a touchdown during the fourth quarter against the Cleveland Browns at FirstEnergy Stadium on November 30, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio. On third and 10 Ryan Mallett threw to Michael Campanaro for a first down in Washington territory. In the past four seasons combined, Baltimore has ranked No. (more...)
Huddersfield's First Premier Match On Saturday
- August 11, 2017

In 1944 I went to live in Huddersfield . "I'm very excited to see how he copes with Premier League football". Wagner said: "I was more nervous when I arrived in England than now". Despite fevered speculation where Mooy might move to when City revealed their willingness to sell him at the end of last season, he said the choice to remain at the John Smith's Stadium was an easy one. (more...)
Vikings outlast Bills for yet another Mike Zimmer win in preseason Vikings outlast Bills for yet another Mike Zimmer win in preseason
- August 11, 2017

The Bills' starters played just over a quarter in the preseason opener against the Vikings on Thursday night at New Era Field. Former UH star and Texans quarterback Case Keenum produced a solid outing in his first preseason game for the Vikings as he looks to secure the backup job behind Sam Bradford . (more...)
Nadal marches into second round of Rogers Cup Nadal marches into second round of Rogers Cup
- August 11, 2017

Ferrer has now lost all of his 17 contests against Federer , who is also vying to take the world number one spot from the injured Murray. Shapovalov looked unfazed in facing the biggest opponent of his young career. "I was No. 1 in the world". Last time that I played against him I lost, a year ago in Cincinnati. "If he loses playing a good match, was good for him. (more...)
DeShone Kizer leads Cleveland Browns past New Orleans Saints in preseason opener
- August 11, 2017

Browns rookie quarterback DeShone Kizer , a second round pick from Notre Dame, threw a 45 yard touchdown pass to Jordan Parker on the first play after the two minute warning to send Cleveland to a 20-14 win in the exhibition opener for both teams. (more...)
Conte didn't want Matic to leave
- August 11, 2017

He needs this year to kick on and Matic arriving at the club has to help him. "If Nathaniel Chalobah or Ruben Loftus-Cheek were still there they could get rid of Matic and play a younger kid". This summer Chelsea have brought in £40m midfielder Tiémoué Bakayoko from Monaco. The signing of Bakayoko meant that, had Matic stayed, he would have been forced to accept the role of a benchwarmer. (more...)
Tim Tebow Hits Three-Run Home Run After Greeting Young Autistic Fan Tim Tebow Hits Three-Run Home Run After Greeting Young Autistic Fan
- August 11, 2017

Because Seth has a tumor behind one of his eyes, he can not participate in sports. According to Baseball America , both of the minor league teams Tebow has played for this year have set attendance records , even though Tebow has split his time between the two teams, and even though the season isn't over yet. (more...)
Marten De Roon: Atalanta sign Middlesbrough midfielder Marten De Roon: Atalanta sign Middlesbrough midfielder
- August 11, 2017

Following their relegation last season, Middlesbrough have already lost the likes of Gaston Ramirez and Viktor Fischer to Sampdoria and Mainz respectively and they now look set to lose another player this summer, as the Italian side are close to signing the Dutch midfielder. (more...)
Revival's Scott Dawson Has Ruptured Bicep, Likely Out For Months Revival's Scott Dawson Has Ruptured Bicep, Likely Out For Months
- August 11, 2017

First it was Dash Wilder's untimely jaw injury, this time it's Dawson's bicep tendon. But since Wilder came back from injury it appeared as though The Revival were getting another chance to show what they could do. A partial tear could heal without surgery in three to six weeks. If surgery is required though, Dawson will be out for several months. Rome stated that Dawson would be out of action for an undetermined amount of time. (more...)