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Fernandinho closing in on new Manchester City contract
- September 21, 2017

Jose Mourinho's men are quoted at 4/7 (1.57 ) to succumb first, which is not a surprise given their run of challenging fixtures in the coming weeks. Ander Herrera has made City his verbal targets in a couple previous instances. The French midfielder limped off in the first half of Manchester United's Champions League opener against Basel last week after suffering a hamstring strain. (more...)
Aussie spinner Zampa eyes Dhoni's early dismissal in Kolkata Aussie spinner Zampa eyes Dhoni's early dismissal in Kolkata
- September 21, 2017

In the last game against Australia , he played a match-winning. While his performance got him Man of the Match (MoM) award, his comparison with England all-rounder Ben Stokes post the match didn't go down well with a Pakistan journalist. (more...)
Billy Vunipola believes Eddie Jones would've guided Lions to series win Billy Vunipola believes Eddie Jones would've guided Lions to series win
- September 21, 2017

The Lions enjoyed 38 percent possession and 37 percent territory in the first Test, while they combined for 15 clean breaks [three more than New Zealand], beat 17 defenders and were able to offload 10 times. "Coaching-wise they need to make sure they have the best coaches in the positions - attack, defence, forwards, whatever it may be on a Lions tour". (more...)
CLOSER? Diego Costa due Atletico Madrid medical today CLOSER? Diego Costa due Atletico Madrid medical today
- September 21, 2017

Costa has been in his hometown in Brazil ever since the summer and has not been training, which resulted in him not being selected for the Spain National team for their World Cup qualifying fixtures. Lopetegui said: Costa's summer has been unusual, strange, complicated - not just for him but for his club. Marca mentions the player's condition has become a subject of debate, and although he's been showing he has been working out by himself, this would be not enough if compared to a club's ... (more...)
Gary Neville gives his thoughts on Manchester United and Liverpool's performance Gary Neville gives his thoughts on Manchester United and Liverpool's performance
- September 21, 2017

Ander Herrera still feels "important" at Manchester United despite seeing limited game time this season under Jose Mourinho . Both Manchester clubs have had identical starts to the Premier League season, sitting top of the table after five games following thumping wins at the weekend. (more...)
Brian Cookson emphatically unseated as UCI president by David Lappartient Brian Cookson emphatically unseated as UCI president by David Lappartient
- September 21, 2017

The 45 voting delegates were from all five worldwide confederations (15 in Europe, 9 in Asia, 9 in Africa, 9 in America and 3 in Oceania). Europe had the largest bloc with 15 delegates. Cookson, 66, had been hoping to win a second four-year term having ousted Irishman Pat McQuaid in an ill-tempered slugfest in Florence in 2013. The 44-year-old Lappartient has promised to ban the use of corticosteroids, the drug taken by Sir Bradley Wiggins under a therapeutic use exemption to treat a ... (more...)
West Bromwich Albion v Manchester City
- September 21, 2017

The nomination will fill Guardiola with joy after he watched his side demolish Watford 6-0 at Vicarage Road on Saturday - a game which saw Jesus find the net, and Aguero claim a memorable hat trick - and has praised his team and employers for the commitment shown to their cause. (more...)
Wayne Rooney pleads guilty to drink-driving Wayne Rooney pleads guilty to drink-driving
- September 21, 2017

It was completely wrong. Now I want to apologise to all the fans and everyone else who has followed and supported me throughout my career. The drink-drive limit is 35 microgrammes. Rooney was also told to pay 85 pounds ($115) of prosecution costs and a victim surcharge for the same amount. " Of course I accept the sentence of the court and hope that I can make some amends through my community service ". (more...)
Former Man Utd star defends Cavani, calls Dani Alves 'Neymar's b****' Former Man Utd star defends Cavani, calls Dani Alves 'Neymar's b****'
- September 21, 2017

Forlan continued: " Neymar would not have done that to [Lionel] Messi". Neymar and PSG teammate Edinson Cavani have hit the headlines for the wrong reasons since the weekend win over Lyon, during which they persistently argued over set piece duties. (more...)
Hue Jackson: Myles Garrett 'close' to making return to Cleveland Browns Hue Jackson: Myles Garrett 'close' to making return to Cleveland Browns
- September 21, 2017

It's just obvious to think about". The number of carries and the numbers on his next contract are connected. "So I see him combined with Hue Jackson on offense and I feel like this could definitely be our year". We are going to get there, and we are going to get their sooner than later. I feel like it is just getting into a rhythm and just feeling out the game and knowing how the defense is going to play. (more...)
Elisabeth Moss to star in abortion drama Call Jane Elisabeth Moss to star in abortion drama Call Jane
- September 21, 2017

Karla Welch posted a photo on Instagram of the word "off" written under one Olgana Paris shoe. "Our note to the patriarchy #teamresistance". In the TV show based on Margaret Atwood's prolific novel, Moss plays a slave (a handmaid) who is forced to bear children within a totalitarian regime. (more...)
Chris Spielman's Son Among Wheaton Players Charged With Hazing Chris Spielman's Son Among Wheaton Players Charged With Hazing
- September 21, 2017

Kregel's attorney said her client will plead not guilty. The victim apparently left the school after the incident. On Monday evening, felony charges were announced for Noah Spielman, Samuel Tebos, James Cooksey, Ben Pettway and Kyle Kregel. (more...)
Will the Broncos game against the Bills be on TV? Will the Broncos game against the Bills be on TV?
- September 21, 2017

That places the onus on Buffalo's wide receivers, who feel that they have something to prove - beginning against the stingy defense of the Denver Broncos (2-0) on Sunday. The Broncos will come running into Orchard Park, NY against a stout Bills defense. A big week could push aside a lot of the concerns that seem to grow louder by the week, but if he can't play, those won't be subsiding anytime soon. (more...)
Premier League defends record in improving facilities for disabled fans Premier League defends record in improving facilities for disabled fans
- September 21, 2017

We won three titles last season, and the FA Cup the year before, and that is what he wants. They have more obligation than us. "There is always pressure when you spend a lot but there is also pressure on us because we are the biggest club in England ". (more...)
Bulldogs gain another in-state addition Bulldogs gain another in-state addition
- September 21, 2017

Kentucky and Vanderbilt were 3-0 in the same season six times (1930, 1932, 1946, 1950, 1984 and 2008) in that time, Mississippi State and Vanderbilt were 3-0 in the same season five times (1912, 1913, 1921, 1927 and 1938) in that time and Kentucky and Mississippi State were 3-0 in the same season once (1939) in that time. (more...)
Arsenal manager Wenger gives update on Walcott, Chambers injuries Arsenal manager Wenger gives update on Walcott, Chambers injuries
- September 21, 2017

Arsenal just about managed to progress to the fourth round of the EFL Cup with a 1-0 win over League One Doncaster Rovers at the Emirates. Now, having returned and been playing for the reserve side for the majority of the season, the midfielder has been given his chance in Arsene Wenger's side. (more...)
Teenager ready for Celtic test if needed - Gers boss Teenager ready for Celtic test if needed - Gers boss
- September 21, 2017

The 19-year-old novice was thrust into action at Firhill when stand-in skipper Bruno Alves limped off injured. "We were punished for that and we were punished because of ourselves, because we could not control and could not score the clear situations we had". (more...)
Everton's Michael Keane likes tweet mocking Liverpool's Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Everton's Michael Keane likes tweet mocking Liverpool's Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain
- September 21, 2017

The England worldwide played the entire 90 minutes at the King Power but was not able to stop his side from losing 2-0 in the Carabao Cup clash. That statistic might be a little harsh given the 24-year-old's lack of playing time so far, but other users chose to highlight some of the less impressive moments of his performance against the Foxes. (more...)
Antonio Conte delivers update on injury to David Luiz suffered at Arsenal Antonio Conte delivers update on injury to David Luiz suffered at Arsenal
- September 21, 2017

The Blues, who play against Nottingham Forest on Wednesday in a Carabao Cup tie and then Stoke City on Saturday, have their toughest match of the season - so far - coming up on September 30. Eden Hazard was a later substitute in the game... But put together, there could be cause for worry, though Antonio Conte tried to explain it away with just a bit of bad luck. (more...)
Centene Corporation (NYSE:CNC) Quarterly EPS Review
- September 21, 2017

More notable recent Centene Corp (NYSE:CNC) news were published by: Prnewswire.com which released: "SHAREHOLDER ALERT - Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Announces Investigation ..." on August 21, 2017, also Bizjournals.com with their article: "Acquisition of NY health insurer will not affect Albany jobs" published on September 19, 2017, Marketwatch.com published: " Centene Corp. (more...)
Sean Spicer has more to atone for than one press conference Sean Spicer has more to atone for than one press conference
- September 21, 2017

It is inarguable that it carried this category because of its political satire-Baldwin portrays Donald Trump; MacKinnon, Hillary Clinton; McCarthy, Sean Spicer-and that SNL has a history of providing gallows humor in light of White House-imposed despair. (more...)
Matteo Darmian says Man United fringe players ready to take chance Matteo Darmian says Man United fringe players ready to take chance
- September 21, 2017

Lukaku was never likely to be risked from the start, but the Belgian was still the focus of much of the buildup. "He wanted to do things - a few thing he did amazingly well, others not so well but he was always trying and, for me, that commitment, that happiness on the pitch is very important". (more...)
Raul Mondesi sentenced to prison for corruption as mayor in Dominican Republic Raul Mondesi sentenced to prison for corruption as mayor in Dominican Republic
- September 21, 2017

Four years later he would be elected mayor of San Cristobal, Dominican Republic, however his six-year tenure wasn't the smoothest. After running as a member of the Dominican Liberation Party, he switched to the Dominican Revolutionary Party. (more...)
To end woes against the Patriots, Texans must contain Tom Brady To end woes against the Patriots, Texans must contain Tom Brady
- September 21, 2017

New England Coach Bill Belichick raved about Watt and knows his team will have its hands full dealing with him on Sunday. This is an experienced guy from the standpoint of he has played in some big games before. I'm sure Patriots' defensive coordinator Matt Patricia and head coach Bill Belichick will do their best to rattle Watson. As a rare dual-threat quarterback, Watson still has a lot to learn. (more...)
Ethan Ampadu in line for Chelsea debut vs Nottingham Forest Ethan Ampadu in line for Chelsea debut vs Nottingham Forest
- September 21, 2017

The Belgian worldwide, signed from Marseille in the summer of 2016, started just a single Premier League game last term, and although he has already equalled that tally in 2017/18, Batshuayi clearly remains a backup option behind main man Alvaro Morata. (more...)
Orgeron: Guice to Miss Syracuse Game Orgeron: Guice to Miss Syracuse Game
- September 21, 2017

After last week's 37-7 loss to Mississippi State, Guice said that he was a "little nicked", apparently the result of an injury while being caught up in a pile during the third quarter against the Bulldogs. LSU running backs have a record of success against the Orange. Guice is among the most talented and electric running backs college football has to offer, and his potential absence would make LSU's offense far easier for opposing defenses to handle. (more...)
Gobierno y oposición continuarán negociaciones en República Dominicana
- September 21, 2017

Todos estos mandatarios son críticos del gobierno del presidente Maduro , pero aún así tienen algunas diferencias sobre la forma en que la comunidad internacional debe posicionarse frente a la crisis de Venezuela . Tendremos el acompañamiento de cuatro países. La oposición venezolana exigió ayer garantías que obliguen el cumplimiento de acuerdos para empezar un proceso de negociación con el gobierno del presidente Nicolás Maduro , a fin de superar la crisis del país. (more...)
Ilkay Gündogan's injury only little, insists Pep Guardiola Ilkay Gündogan's injury only little, insists Pep Guardiola
- September 21, 2017

But in his first start since December, Gundogan appeared to suffer an ankle injury after being brought down by West Brom midfielder Claudio Yacob in the 58th minute. The Germany global was one of eight changes from the 6-0 rout of Watford. Yacob equalised to reward a much-improved West Brom display in the second period, although Sane settled matters with a fine 77th-minute victor. (more...)
Pat Neshek roasts Zack Greinke for turning down autograph request Pat Neshek roasts Zack Greinke for turning down autograph request
- September 21, 2017

And the attempt to get Greinke to sign got so heated and unpleasant that a furious Neshek went to vent about it on a private collectors message board , calling the Diamondbacks' ace a "turd" and "ahole" for refusing to ink some cards. "Greinke stiffed me once again", Neshek wrote. I wanted to laugh knowing he probably thought of that line for a long time and that was the best he could come up with. (more...)
Arsene Wenger: 'David Luiz deserved red card' Arsene Wenger: 'David Luiz deserved red card'
- September 21, 2017

The run will also include the trip to Stoke City next weekend and the visit of Premier League title favourites Manchester City on 30 September, though the 30-year-old will be available for the Champions League tie at Atletico Madrid . (more...)