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Carvajal revels in contract extension Carvajal revels in contract extension
- September 18, 2017

Carvajal came through Madrid's academy and has won three Champions League titles with the Spanish giants in four years since returning to Real after one-year spell with German side Bayer Leverkusen . 'This club is such a big part of my life so this is fulfilling a dream for me, ' he said after extending his stay at the Bernabeu. "When someone is as certain as I am, I want to always be here, I don't even bother listening to the offers". (more...)
Barcelona's Ousmane Dembele set to miss four months with ruptured tendon Barcelona's Ousmane Dembele set to miss four months with ruptured tendon
- September 18, 2017

Barcelona failed to bring any other top players in the off-season, with its only signings being Paulinho and Deulofeu, a product of the club's youth academy who had been playing with Everton. Dembele was making his first league start for Barcelona and his third overall. It is the first major injury of Dembele's career and Barca boss Ernesto Valverde admitted a more experienced player may have picked up on signs all wasn't well before completely tearing the muscle. (more...)
Kevin Durant appears to blast ex-coach, teammates in since-deleted tweets Kevin Durant appears to blast ex-coach, teammates in since-deleted tweets
- September 18, 2017

It's not exactly news that he didn't feel the Thunder were good enough to win a title, so he could also just own the tweets. Many fans have been critical of Durant, saying he took the easy way to a ring by leaving the Thunder and joining a team that had defeated them in the playoffs and already had a championship roster. (more...)
Wenger delighted with ´vital´ Arsenal response at Chelsea Wenger delighted with ´vital´ Arsenal response at Chelsea
- September 18, 2017

Chelsea defender Andreas Christensen will be entrusted with replacing David Luiz during his three-game ban after the Brazil global was sent off against Arsenal . Both teams tried to win, and created chances to score. "You can see that in the last three official games, we twice finished with 10 men against Arsenal and today with nine men", the Italian said in August. (more...)
Auburn dismisses backup QB Sean White after arrest Auburn dismisses backup QB Sean White after arrest
- September 18, 2017

White started the majority of the 2015 and 2016 seasons at quarterback for Auburn but lost his starting job to transfer Jarrett Stidham this past offseason. White (21) was arrested near downtown Auburn just hours after the Tigers' victory against Mercer, around 2:45 a.m. White was limited this spring while recovering from a broken right forearm suffered in the Sugar Bowl. (more...)
Philippe Coutinho Speaks For The First Time After Failed Barcelona Move Philippe Coutinho Speaks For The First Time After Failed Barcelona Move
- September 18, 2017

Just a few days ago Catalan newspaper Sport tried to stir up the idea of trouble between Coutinho and Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp , also getting the fans involved. "I am in a place that I have always been - given respect by everyone and (I), too, respect everyone". "It was a complicated month for me, but like I said I'm here now". (more...)
Lewis Hamilton claims win at action-packed Singapore Grand Prix
- September 18, 2017

All three drivers were summoned to see the stewards after the race but were let off with no further action taken. 'However, with hindsight Vettel must consider that moving across the track to defend against a charging Verstappen was too aggressive a move with a world championship at stake. (more...)
Aston Martin wants to be more involved in Formula One
- September 18, 2017

When asked if he felt Ricciardo could have won without the issue, Horner replied: "He would have certainly been closer and able to have put some pressure on but I think it was very different conditions today with the rain, with the rubber gone". (more...)
Jurgen Klopp confirms three players who will start for Liverpool against Leicester Jurgen Klopp confirms three players who will start for Liverpool against Leicester
- September 18, 2017

Since he's been here it's been hard to train on different things because it's game after game after game. He added: 'We work with him and analysts, show him how we want to play in this position, that position. 'I'm sure both sides will make a few changes, that makes sense. An improvement in his club form is also required for Sturridge to win a place in Gareth Southgate's England squad for next summer's World Cup finals in Russian Federation. (more...)
Wolfsburg part company with coach who saved them from relegation Wolfsburg part company with coach who saved them from relegation
- September 18, 2017

Wolfsburg have parted company with head coach Andries Jonker after less than seven months in charge due to a lack of progress at the club. Andries Jonker became the first Bundesliga head coach to be sacked this season when Wolfsburg replaced him with ex-Mainz boss Martin Schmidt on Monday. (more...)
Eagles Get An Incredible Break, Then Screw It Up Eagles Get An Incredible Break, Then Screw It Up
- September 18, 2017

This pass settled into the arms of Chiefs defensive end Chris Jones at the Eagles' 31, and, five plays later, Kansas City had a lead it would not relinquish. The problem? Houston got past right tackle Lane Johnson and wound up close enough to Wentz to get in the way of the pass. Roethlisberger hit Martavis Bryant for a 27-yard score in the first quarter and flipped a shovel pass to JuJu Smith-Schuster that the rookie turned into a 4-yard score. (more...)
Saunders retains WBO middleweight title in points decision Saunders retains WBO middleweight title in points decision
- September 18, 2017

However, despite the blowing the scoring, NSAC executive director Bob Bennett defended her and stated he considers her to be an outstanding judge and still has full confidence in her. While the talk after the fight was nearly entirely about the result and boxing's seemingly constant problem with bad scoring, we should remember that the bout itself was one of the best and most entertaining of the year. (more...)
Second suspect arrested after London subway blast named as Yahyah Farroukh
- September 18, 2017

Another suspect, an 18-year-old man, was detained at Dover Ferry port on Saturday while attempting to get to France. A witness said he had been walking past a takeaway when four undercover counter-terror police officers tackled him to the ground. (more...)
Will start at quarterback against Arizona
- September 18, 2017

Colts head coach Chuck Pagano must work with offensive coordinator Rob Chudzinski to implement an offensive gameplan that can benefit Brissett . 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...)
PV Sindhu bags her third Super Series title PV Sindhu bags her third Super Series title
- September 18, 2017

Sindhu initially held the fifth position in this tournament, went all out in the third and final game to bag the title. Sindhu was in danger, particularly when Okuhara was two points away from the first game at 19-17. She was a lot more efficient in her net play and her back-hand cross-court flick earned her a lot of points. "She did not let Okuhara play more downward, so she was trying to keep the attack to herself", added Shinde. (more...)
Lynx sweep Mystics to reach third straight WNBA Finals Lynx sweep Mystics to reach third straight WNBA Finals
- September 18, 2017

With the Lynx headed back to the WNBA Finals, they have a chance to avenge last year's Game 5 loss and continue a streak. Minnesota and Los Angeles were the cream of the crop in the WNBA during the regular season, as they were the only two teams to suffer single-digit losses. (more...)
Atletico Madrid submit final Diego Costa offer
- September 18, 2017

The same publication claimed Atletico were awaiting a response from Chelsea after lodging a €60million offer last Thursday. The Spain global has not featured for the West London club this season after publicly falling out with Chelsea boss Antonio Conte in the summer. (more...)
Australia on top against India in ODI Australia on top against India in ODI
- September 18, 2017

Warner then watched from the other end after the lengthy rain break as Jasprit Bumrah bowled Cartwright for one and Pandya had Smith caught in the deep and Head pouched behind. Speaking after the win, Kohli said: 'We spoke at the toss that we wanted to put on a big score. He first sent back Ajinkya Rahane, given a chance to open the innings, first with a handsome outswinger. (more...)
Other Nursing Homes Checked After Florida Deaths Other Nursing Homes Checked After Florida Deaths
- September 18, 2017

Keefe termed it a "multi-casualty incident". Four more patients died at or en route to hospital and a fifth was later identified as having died the night before, officials said . Carballo said the nursing home had a working generator and never completely lost power . According to the New York Times , Florida law requires nursing homes to be prepared for providing emergency power, food, water, supplies, and staff in an emergency. (more...)
Pandya, Dhoni guide India to easy win over Australia
- September 18, 2017

Their 53-run stand for the fourth wicket was interrupted by a short Marcus Stoinis ball, which tempted Rohit into a pull shot that was taken by Coulter-Nile at deep square leg. Unfortunately, we weren't able to capitalise on what was a very good start. However, things could have been very different if Australia had taken the chance to run out the former India skipper after he was left stranded in the middle of the pitch by Kedar Jadhav. (more...)
Peppers, Panthers' defense stymies Bills 9-3 Peppers, Panthers' defense stymies Bills 9-3
- September 18, 2017

He spent much of Sunday complaining, gesturing at the bench and watching from the sidelines while the Panthers stubbornly sent McCaffrey into the line on plays designed for Stewart. "Yeah, I'm going to miss a lot of games", he said. "I felt great. We felt great in that last drive". Rivera said the quarterback twisted an ankle and stayed down to wait until the medical people told him he could move it. (more...)
Coeur Mining, Inc. (NYSE:CDE) Traded 13.0% Above Its 50 Day Average Coeur Mining, Inc. (NYSE:CDE) Traded 13.0% Above Its 50 Day Average
- September 18, 2017

Roth Capital fixed a $13.00 target price on Coeur Mining and issued the shares a buy recommendation in a study report on early Wed, Jun 14th. Walleye Trading Limited Liability holds 22,273 shares. The original version of this piece can be read at https://www.truebluetribune.com/2017/09/13/coeur-mining-inc-cde-stock-rating-reaffirmed-by-bmo-capital-markets.html. (more...)
Aubameyang bags brace as Borussia Dortmund run riot over FC Cologne Aubameyang bags brace as Borussia Dortmund run riot over FC Cologne
- September 18, 2017

After losing at Tottenham Hotspur in midweek in the Champions League, Dortmund needed just three minutes to take the lead at home. There were furious protests from Cologne , who claimed the whistle went before the goal was scored, but it stood after the video assistant referee (VAR) checked. (more...)
David Luiz to serve three-match suspension following dismissal against the Gunners David Luiz to serve three-match suspension following dismissal against the Gunners
- September 18, 2017

There can be optimism for the future considering one of Arsenal's key players didn't play the game and the other only made a brief second half cameo without having any real influence. Arsene Wenger was berated prior to the match for dropping Alexis Sanchez to the bench, but his tactic did not affect the team's mood as they produced an obdurate display to frustrate Antonio Conte 's side with substitute Sanchez playing the final 25 minutes in a solid team performance. (more...)
Mourinho blames tough fixtures for Everton woes Mourinho blames tough fixtures for Everton woes
- September 18, 2017

Does Valencia always hit them like that in training? What I saw today from the team made me happy, happier than Thursday. "Because of the muscle and the bleeding the decision was to wait one more week and to discover clearly in the scans". (more...)
Chargers, Rams struggle with Week 2 attendance Chargers, Rams struggle with Week 2 attendance
- September 18, 2017

While Los Angeles did face one of the NFL's toughest defenses in the Denver Broncos , the team did not perform to the level it should have. KEYS TO THE GAME: Offensively, everything starts for Miami by getting RB Jay Ajayi going, and defensively it all starts with stopping the run. (more...)
Singapore GP: Sebastian Vettel takes pole, Daniel Ricciardo third Singapore GP: Sebastian Vettel takes pole, Daniel Ricciardo third
- September 18, 2017

And then it all went wrong, the collision with Raikkonen punching a hole in the side of Vettel's vehicle before he spun into the wall at turn three. Verstappen, who had started from second, blamed Vettel. Concerned that his team had not taken advantage of a free stop under the SC to recover Kvyat's Toro Rosso, the Briton eventually made just one stop, fewer than all his rivals, as Mercedes made full use of the inters before swapping to ultrasofts on lap 29. (more...)
Gates sets NFL TD record Gates sets NFL TD record
- September 18, 2017

His teammates surrounded him nearly immediately. The TD gave the Chargers a 17-10 lead over the Miami Dolphins . For Gates, it was also the latest milestone in an unlikely journey, one that has seen him go from an undrafted basketball player out of Kent State to the Chargers' longest-tenured player. (more...)
Defense was real story in Doug Pederson-Andy Reid matchup
- September 18, 2017

Eagles head coach Doug Pederson returns to Arrowhead Stadium for the first time this week to coach against his mentor, Andy Reid . Can they do it? From viewing the game on Sunday, and from re-watching the coaches' film a few days after, one of the major things that stood out was Carson Wentz missing on big play opportunities. (more...)
Truex opens NASCAR's playoffs with win at Chicagoland
- September 18, 2017

But for Keselowski, the 2012 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series champion, it was the sort of solid start to the playoff he needed, leaving him fourth in the standings heading to next Sunday's race at New Hampshire. Momentum is important as we head into the playoffs. "I'm just having fun". Truex's longtime girlfriend, Sherry Pollex, was by his side in victory lane and stepped away from the slime. (more...)