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Pochettino: We were helped by the red card Pochettino: We were helped by the red card
- August 14, 2017

Now we have to move forward and think about solutions. There was no need to react today. "But we lost the game". It's not an easy place to come. "I'm sure Shelvey will be disappointed". Newcastle manager Rafael Benitez revealed former Liverpool midfielder Shelvey had apologised to his team-mates for the rush of blood that cost his newly promoted team their chance of a shock win. (more...)
Liverpool owners release statement to kill of Barcelona's Coutinho hopes
- August 13, 2017

These Klopp comments on Coutinho , particularly the line "I have to accept decisions by owners" are those you would associate with a man who has been told that it is out of his hands, and that the owners may have chose to sell the player. (more...)
Broncos won't have to face Ezekiel Elliott when they host Cowboys Broncos won't have to face Ezekiel Elliott when they host Cowboys
- August 13, 2017

Elliott has three business days to appeal and the league then has 10 days to schedule an appeal hearing . Any ruling would be considered binding. The combination of running backs Darren McFadden , Alfred Morris , Rod Smith and Ronnie Hillman will be asked to fill in for a player who lead the league in rushing last season. (more...)
Everton vs Stoke City Tips and Odds - EPL Matchweek 1 Everton vs Stoke City Tips and Odds - EPL Matchweek 1
- August 13, 2017

Idrissa Gueye and Everton's No.10 exchanged passes 30 yards out, and then eventually found the otherwise quiet Sandro who slid the ball to striker-turned-right-wing full-back Dominic Calvert-Lewin. Manager Ronald Koeman has been backed heavily in the transfer market and spent around B£90million to sign a host of players. Ross Barkley (groin), Seamus Coleman (broken leg) and Ramiro Funes Mori (undisclosed) are all sidelined. (more...)
Paulie Malignaggi Reacts To Leaked Footage Of Sparring Session With Conor McGregor Paulie Malignaggi Reacts To Leaked Footage Of Sparring Session With Conor McGregor
- August 13, 2017

Conor McGregor has always been adamant that his fight with Floyd Mayweather will hinge on whichever fighter takes the first step back. Coming into the media frenzy event on August 26th both men have exchanged plenty of verbal slights at one another in the build-up - with Mayweather alleging McGregor made racial slurs on their recent worldwide press tour. (more...)
Barcelona eye up £72m move for Real Madrid's Marco Asensio Barcelona eye up £72m move for Real Madrid's Marco Asensio
- August 13, 2017

However, some uncertainty has remained as Los Blancos are yet to announce the new deal despite his current one set to expire in less than a year. Barca beat Real 3-2 in a pre-season "Clasico" friendly in Miami in July but the stakes will be far higher in the Super Cup, the annual curtain raiser in Spain between the Liga champions and King's Cup holders. (more...)
Charges in death of 3-year-old in day care's hot van Charges in death of 3-year-old in day care's hot van
- August 12, 2017

Charles. Meanwhile, Audrey Thornton, the owner of Little Miracles Academy , spoke to the press as well. St. Charles told investigators that she collected Myles from his apartment early Monday morning and put him on a rear bench on the driver's side of the van , an arrest warrant affidavit notes. (more...)
Bills Deal Watkins; Get Jordan Matthews, Draft Picks Bills Deal Watkins; Get Jordan Matthews, Draft Picks
- August 12, 2017

Darby is the fourth player from the Bills to join the Eagles' defense in the last two seasons. The Eagles upgraded the receiver position enough this offseason by signing Torrey Smith and Alshon Jeffery, as well as drafting promising rookie Mack Hollins, to feel comfortable making this move. (more...)
Zach Randolph Arrested For Possession And Intent To Sell Zach Randolph Arrested For Possession And Intent To Sell
- August 11, 2017

PT and booked at 4:23 a.m. Thursday morning. As police tried to disperse the crowd, things reportedly got rowdy. Officers called for backup when the crowd grew and people began throwing bottles and rocks. He was arrested in an investigation for drunk driving in Los Angeles in 2009 while playing for the Los Angeles Clippers. The arrest resulted in a two-game suspension . (more...)
Chelsea launch £25m bid Chelsea launch £25m bid
- August 11, 2017

Chelsea clearly need to make swift progress to embolden their squad ahead of the new season, and Chamberlain appears to be a good place to start. When Arsenal fans were forced to accept after last season's disappointing Premier League campaign, which saw us miss out on the Champions League for the first time in many years, that the long serving manager Arsene Wenger would not be replaced as many of us hoped, it was with the proviso that things would change. (more...)
Zverev stuns Nishikori to reach Citi Open final Zverev stuns Nishikori to reach Citi Open final
- August 07, 2017

Highly-rated German and fifth seed Zverev was too good for Nishikori, triumphing 6-3 6-4 in Washington on Saturday. World No. 9 Nishikori, whose victory was only his second in seven meetings against 32nd-ranked del Potro, will face American wild card Tommy Paul in the quarterfinals. (more...)
Mo Farah: 10000m title didn't come cheap Mo Farah: 10000m title didn't come cheap
- August 07, 2017

He celebrated on the track, walking a lap with his four kids, the youngest carried in his arms. Somalia-born Farah won in 26 minutes 49.51 seconds from Ugandan youngster Joshua Kiuprui Cheptegei (26:49.94) and Kenya's Paul Tanui , who added bronze in 26:50.60 to Olympic silver from previous year. (more...)
Courtois, Morata miss penalties as Arsenal win Community Shield Courtois, Morata miss penalties as Arsenal win Community Shield
- August 07, 2017

Chelsea look to defend their title this season, while Arsenal aim to reach the summit of the Premier League for the first time in over a decade. "Well, I don't know if it was a sending off or not but at that moment we were dominating", Wenger said. In a fast break, Lacazette exchanged passes with Welbeck and curled his effort against the post from just inside the penalty area. (more...)
Jay Cutler leaning toward remaining retired Jay Cutler leaning toward remaining retired
- August 07, 2017

The Dolphins made a strong push for Cutler - Adam Gase , who coached Cutler in Chicago, convinced him to come out of retirement and postpone a fledgling broadcasting career - because the team knows it is going to be without Tannehill for quite some time and nearly certainly until next year. (more...)
Chelsea's interest in Danny Drinkwater is real and serious - Journalist Chelsea's interest in Danny Drinkwater is real and serious - Journalist
- August 05, 2017

The article claims that the 27-year-old is eager to leave the Foxes to work with the Italian manager. That seems like a very reasonable fee in today's market for an England global who still has three years left to run on his contract so I think it would be great business by Chelsea if they could get a deal agreed. (more...)
Game of Thrones script for "Spoils of War" leaks after HBO hack
- August 05, 2017

Earlier this week , hackers released episodes of Ballers and Room 104 and had claimed to have obtained episodes of Game of Thrones , though initially only posting script outlines. The hack was later confirmed by HBO . This isn't the first time Game of Thrones has fallen victim to episode leaks , nor is this the most egregious. (more...)
Sergio Ramos on Neymar leaving Barcelona for PSG
- August 04, 2017

Paulinho and Paris Saint-Germain star Marco Verratti were originally tipped to complete the Barcelona's overhaul after Valverde identified the two midfielders as priority targets. Messi reportedly said farewell to his South American counterpart and wished him well for his new adventure in Ligue 1. " I have a good relationship with him ", Ramos told Marca . (more...)
Scottie Pippen strongly supports Kyrie Irving's trade request Scottie Pippen strongly supports Kyrie Irving's trade request
- August 01, 2017

Reports revealed Irving requested a trade from Cleveland, who made the NBA Finals for the third straight year, as a rift grew between him and superstar LeBron James . Having said that, would you like to see the Pistons make a deal like this? Any deals involving the Cavaliers and Timberwolves for Kyrie Irving would likely include Andrew Wiggins and draft picks. (more...)
Guardiola insists Man City aren't finished in defender chase Guardiola insists Man City aren't finished in defender chase
- July 31, 2017

City entered the market for a new keeper after Claudio Bravo struggled to adapt to life in the Premiership last season. "We don't have too much more to spend". "We spread out the opponents and we can have more space in the middle". "What matters is how I feel and if the manager is happy and my family are happy - that circle are who I should listen to". (more...)
Jon Jones stops Cormier in 3rd; regains UFC title belt Jon Jones stops Cormier in 3rd; regains UFC title belt
- July 31, 2017

The comment wasn't completely out of the blue as Jones had already mentioned an interest in the fight earlier in the week, but this public call-out made it feel as if it really might happen, and adding fuel to the fire was a quick response from Lesnar himself. (more...)
Liverpool target Naby Keita '100% sure' to stay at Leipzig - Hasenhuttl Liverpool target Naby Keita '100% sure' to stay at Leipzig - Hasenhuttl
- July 31, 2017

They returned with an offer that, with add-ons, was worth more than £66m - a fee that would have been nearly double what Liverpool spent to bring Mohamed Salah from Roma last month. Keita was one of the team's top players as Leipzig stunned the Bundesliga by finishing second behind Bayern Munich, qualifying for the Champion League for the first time . (more...)
Royals at Red Sox Royals at Red Sox
- July 30, 2017

Vargas is 2-3 with a 3.74 ERA and 30 strikeouts in his career against the Red Sox. As has been the case for much of July, the Sox struggled with runners in scoring position, finishing the night 1-for-6. Salvador Perez also had his 21 home run of the year on Friday. Offensively, Mookie Betts leads the Red Sox with 112 hits and 61 RBI while Xander Bogaerts and Dustin Pedroia have combined for 206 hits and 97 RBI. (more...)
Broncos make a roster move in wake of Shane Ray injury Broncos make a roster move in wake of Shane Ray injury
- July 30, 2017

I'm disappointed again for the player more than us". Mason, 26, spent time with the Broncos in 2015 as a reserve/futures contract player who also ended up making the team's practice squad. For Denver, this is nearly certainly nothing more than a signing for training camp competition. In 2014, Mason played for the Colorado Ice and Texas Revolution, which both played in the Indoor Football League at the time. (more...)
Freaky own goal helps Inter beat Chelsea Freaky own goal helps Inter beat Chelsea
- July 30, 2017

Morata made a low key start to his career at Chelsea with his first start for the Blues. The Croatian winger played a central role and scored the Serie A side's second goal in the 53rd minute, latching on to a pass from Jovetic before applying a smart finish. (more...)
Two killed in stampede at South African football match Two killed in stampede at South African football match
- July 30, 2017

Mashaba said the cause of the crush was being investigated. Live television coverage of the match, which the Chiefs won 1-0, had shown no obvious disturbance. (more...)