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Bayern Munich keeper Manuel Neuer ruled out until January Bayern Munich keeper Manuel Neuer ruled out until January
- September 20, 2017

The 31-year-old Neuer sustained an injury to the foot back in April, then re-injured it once again on Monday during a training session. Neuer broke a metatarsal in his left foot in April and made his return from injury only on August 26. Manuel will be available to us in January". He made his comeback against Werder Bremen last month but the goalkeeper faces another lengthy spell on the sidelines with a recurrence of the injury. (more...)
Wayne Rooney to appear in court over drink-driving charge Wayne Rooney to appear in court over drink-driving charge
- September 19, 2017

Mkhitaryan slotted home in the dying minutes (83rd) of the game and then Lukaku (89th) fired home against his former club before Martial's (90th) stoppage-time penalty wrapped up a comprehensive victory. Rojo has played his best football for United in central defence. "I read the United programme and what my colleague [Mourinho] said about Everton spending £ 140m and so they need to go for the top four ", Koeman explained. (more...)
All Blacks out to extend ideal record against South Africa All Blacks out to extend ideal record against South Africa
- September 19, 2017

The All Blacks are likely to split their squad for the final two games of the Championship, with Hansen naming 28 players on Monday for the trip to Argentina for their clash with the Pumas in Buenos Aires. The result exposed the huge gulf between the two giants of world rugby but, a year out from facing second-ranked England at Twickenham and two years from the next World Cup, All Blacks coach Steve Hansen was not getting carried away. (more...)
FBI Investigates Extortion Plot Against Kevin Hart FBI Investigates Extortion Plot Against Kevin Hart
- September 19, 2017

That "anonymous person" is assumed to be the woman, herself-although, it is not confirmed. 'Kevin Hart was privy to me wanting to expose him as I have made countless attempts to expose this information to various blogs, in an attempt to also get paid, ' it reads. (more...)
Klopp: Liverpool could have won every game Klopp: Liverpool could have won every game
- September 18, 2017

I saw everything, but I didn't see them too often scoring. The German has come under the gun for not drafting in defensive reinforcements this summer, but for all the deflecting, he's right in stressing that one player isn't going to fix our problems. (more...)
Flacco, aggressive defense lift Ravens past Browns Flacco, aggressive defense lift Ravens past Browns
- September 18, 2017

Kizer completed 6 of 11 passes for 81 yards with an interception. Kizer returned in the third quarter, but could not lead a comeback. However, he threw an interception in the Ravens' end zone on second and goal. Baltimore's quarterback finished 25-for-34 with 217 yards, two touchdowns and an interception that tied him for a dubious National Football League record. (more...)
Carolina Panthers TE Greg Olsen injured, using crutches on sideline Carolina Panthers TE Greg Olsen injured, using crutches on sideline
- September 18, 2017

Panthers tight end Greg Olsen limped off the field in the first half of Sunday's game against the Bills with what the Panthers called a foot injury. Carolina, on the other hand, had at least one play in Buffalo territory on all but one of their first half drives. What the Bills did not do well: A significant part of the blame for Taylor's afternoon should fall on Taylor's receivers for not being open, and for Buffalo's management for not giving Taylor better options in the passing game. (more...)
Romelu Lukaku will struggle to beat Wayne Rooney's record, says Jose Mourinho Romelu Lukaku will struggle to beat Wayne Rooney's record, says Jose Mourinho
- September 17, 2017

Jose Mourinho has suggested that Romelu Lukaku will struggle to match Wayne Rooney's Manchester United achievements, because the Premier League has become a much more demanding competition. But recent history has been kind to United against The Toffees, as they have lost just one of the past six Premier League matches against the Merseyside club. (more...)
Sebastian Vettel claims blistering pole as Lewis Hamilton labours in P5 Sebastian Vettel claims blistering pole as Lewis Hamilton labours in P5
- September 17, 2017

I think we can actually do very long stints, that's maybe why the pace was quite slow. A recurring theme of qualifying in 2017 has been Mercedes' and Ferrari's ability to unleash greater performance from their power units in Q3, while Red Bull has often fallen back down the order in the final part of qualifying. (more...)
BSF jawan killed in Pak firing along Jammu border BSF jawan killed in Pak firing along Jammu border
- September 16, 2017

Constable Bijender Bahadur was on duty at forward point along the fence in Arnia sector along the IB when Pakistani Rangers resorted to mortar shelling and small arms fire at about 0020 hours today, said a BSF officer. "The deliberate targeting of civilians is indeed deplorable and contrary to human dignity and worldwide human rights and humanitarian laws", Foreign Affairs Ministry of Pakistan said. (more...)
Man United Injury Report vs Everton: Paul Pogba, Luke Shaw, Marcos Rojo Man United Injury Report vs Everton: Paul Pogba, Luke Shaw, Marcos Rojo
- September 16, 2017

Mourinho has also put the complete blame of Pogba's injury on the player himself, as a outcome of not listening to the medical advice over what is a "long-standing issue". "We have players and we have players waiting for an opportunity", Mourinho said. The latter's absence in the next few weeks allows Herrera to fight with Marouane Fellaini and Michael Carrick for a place in the starting lineup. (more...)
It's a hamstring injury, but It's a hamstring injury, but
- September 16, 2017

Marouane Fellaini will hope to replace Pogba in the starting XI against Everton , having made a goalscoring entrance to the midweek match, but faces stiff competition from Ander Herrera and Michael Carrick. "But there are good players more than ready to play so honestly we miss Pogba, we need Pogba but we have good players". Fan favourite Herrera, 28, was voted United's player of the season in 2016-17, but he has been conspicuous by his absence in the new campaign, only making his first ... (more...)
Only one team tried to win - Mourinho frustrated by Stoke approach Only one team tried to win - Mourinho frustrated by Stoke approach
- September 15, 2017

Nearly straight from kick-off the excellent Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting forced a corner on the right. "My team-mates have helped me to become a part of the team very quickly and I'll work hard to help them too". - Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting's opener was the first goal Manchester United had conceded in 535 minutes of Premier League football, since Harry Kane's strike at White Hart Lane in May. (more...)
Crazy Ben Roethlisberger stat against Browns highlights Cleveland's QB mistakes Crazy Ben Roethlisberger stat against Browns highlights Cleveland's QB mistakes
- September 15, 2017

Garrett sustained a lateral sprain to his left foot during minicamp while pressuring former Browns quarterback Brock Osweiler. Garrett had gone through camp and the preseason healthy and was slated to be a big part of what the Browns hope will be a much-improved defense. (more...)
'Real are short a striker': Zidane regrets Chelsea star's departure 'Real are short a striker': Zidane regrets Chelsea star's departure
- September 13, 2017

Asensio said that the Frenchman has compared him to Messi, who is arguably the best player in the world. "It seemed unusual to us that Neymar left Barcelona ". A Real Madrid star has insisted he has no desire to join Ligue 1 giants Paris Saint-Germain, despite the recent rumours surrounding his future. "We can't be happy with the results, but you're always going to have a few bad results in a season". (more...)
Real Madrid's Gareth Bale: 'There was an argument for joining Manchester United' Real Madrid's Gareth Bale: 'There was an argument for joining Manchester United'
- September 13, 2017

An injury-hit season for Bale, coupled with the increasing influences of Marco Asensio and Isco in the Real starting XI, had seen some Spanish media suggest that the former Tottenham player could (and should) be allowed to leave for United with Kylian Mbappé being brought in as his replacement. (more...)
Cardinals' David Johnson reportedly will have wrist surgery, miss 2-3 months Cardinals' David Johnson reportedly will have wrist surgery, miss 2-3 months
- September 13, 2017

He also added 80 receptions for 879 yards and four touchdowns. Johnson's x-rays came back negative, but the wrist sprain still could keep him out for an extended period. Rookie running back T.J. ESPN's Adam Schefter tweeted Tuesday that Cardinals are placing Johnson on the injured reserve list. Without the threat of Johnson in the backfield, the Cardinals' offense will be forced to rely on the pass. (more...)
Ander Herrera opens up about new Man United signing: He's so hungry
- September 13, 2017

Lindelof, who will partner Chris Smalling , endured a hard pre-season and has only made one competitive appearance for United, when he struggled in the Super Cup defeat to Real Madrid . "There is a reason for Eric and Jones to be anxious because Victor is very good". "He's (Jones) playing well for us", Mourinho said. Mourinho often gives the impression of a protective father when discussing the qualities of Marouane Fellaini in front of the media. (more...)
Will Crystal Palace manager Frank de Boer survive the weekend? Will Crystal Palace manager Frank de Boer survive the weekend?
- September 11, 2017

Find out by following our live matchcast. Only West Ham, by one goal, separate Palace from the bottom of the table , and the Hammers could overtake their fellow Londoners if they pick up their first points of the season against Huddersfield on Monday. (more...)
Sebastian Janikowski reportedly will not need back surgery Sebastian Janikowski reportedly will not need back surgery
- September 11, 2017

Janikowski, the Raiders' longest-tenured player and all-time leading scorer, made 82.9 percent of his kicks last season. The Raiders have Janikowski on injured reserve with a sore back and promoted Giorgio Tavecchio to the active roster. The Raiders expect Janikowski to be cleared and eligible to return to the team in eight weeks. Tavecchio has never played in a regular season game, but he has spent time with Oakland in each of the last four preseasons. (more...)
NFL Week 1: Keys for Giants offense vs. Cowboys NFL Week 1: Keys for Giants offense vs. Cowboys
- September 11, 2017

In the eight previous matchups in Dallas only one of the games have been decided by more than a touchdown, each of the past two games have been decided by a single point. If the Giants are without him, it would be hard to see how NY wins this game. Though they have a bevy of receiving talent, the Giants' offensive line and running game leaves a lot to be desired. (more...)
Luis Suarez: 'It is a privilege to play with Lionel Messi' Luis Suarez: 'It is a privilege to play with Lionel Messi'
- September 11, 2017

He continues to show that there'll be a lot of Messi for a while yet. "We are at the beginning of the season and the distances are not significant, but it is better to be ahead than behind", Valverde said. Espanyol were being outplayed but retained a sporadic threat, with Pique and Samuel Umtiti diverting Leo Batistao's 61st-minute shot behind. So fond are Espanyol of their former striker that he has a gate named after him at their stadium but on Saturday they will be hoping to take ... (more...)
Chelsea in the top three as Leicester City slips to 17th position Chelsea in the top three as Leicester City slips to 17th position
- September 11, 2017

Jamie Vardy reduced the deficit from the penalty spot but it proved to be nothing more than a consolation as the travelling champions left with three points. Morata himself did not address the chant in his post-match comments and instead focused on the importance of the victory over Craig Shakespeare's side. (more...)
How will Premier League transfer window changes affect the Bundesliga? How will Premier League transfer window changes affect the Bundesliga?
- September 11, 2017

Unless the other leagues fall in to line, it would seem that English clubs would be at a disadvantage - with a period of about 3 weeks where they can only sell and wouldn't be able to source replacements. Premier League clubs spent a record £1.4 billion ($1.8 billion, 1.5 billion euros) on new players during the 2017 close-season window. "It was a concern but I wouldn't say it was a real pathological anger about that, it was just one of the concerns that they felt, on balance, meant they ... (more...)
Lions move to 2-0 with 33-14 win over Pitt Lions move to 2-0 with 33-14 win over Pitt
- September 11, 2017

Last week, Penn State throttled Akron , 52-0, behind Barkley's 172 rushing yards and two touchdowns before he sat out the entire fourth quarter. It starts with Akron, and we'll go from there from that point after that. 4 Stanford for the second time in eight days Saturday night in Champaign, Ill. I think it was the emotions of everything. "This was cool", said wide receiver DaeSean Hamilton , who dropped a pass behind the Pitt defense past year in the fourth quarter. (more...)