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Arsenal vs. Leicester City - Football Match Report Arsenal vs. Leicester City - Football Match Report
- October 23, 2018

Unai Emery's Arsenal orchestrated three goals of such irresistibly Wenger-esque symphonic beauty it was like watching a tribute band play better than the act they are paying homage to. Harry Maguire's towering header forced a good save from Leno and Leicester's pressure reaped a tangible reward in the 31st minute. The playmaker of Turkish origin swapped passes with Hector Bellerin before sending a side-footed shot on the bounce in off the far post. (more...)
Why there's no reason to expect a Ferrari fightback - F1 Why there's no reason to expect a Ferrari fightback - F1
- October 22, 2018

The main advantage of starting on the ultra-soft is that it should offer better grip off the line and that could be enough to give Raikkonen the lead going into Turn 1. So what condition they will be in after ten or so laps will be anyone's guess. The Dutchman's exit meant he was out-qualified by his team-mate Ricciardo for the first time in 12 outings. (more...)
Jose Mourinho promising a respectful Blues return Jose Mourinho promising a respectful Blues return
- October 22, 2018

As if the heart-stopping equalizer on the 96th minute by Chelsea's Ross Barkley was not enough. United fought back from 2-0 down at home to Newcastle to win 3-2 two weeks ago to hand Mourinho a stay of execution as reports emerged that the Portuguese was set to be axed. (more...)
Mourinho Reveals Conversation With Chelsea Coach After Bust-Up Mourinho Reveals Conversation With Chelsea Coach After Bust-Up
- October 22, 2018

Young, who received praise for how he limited the influence of Chelsea playmaker Eden Hazard, told MUTV: "We have to look at the positives, I think we deserved to win it - we got on top". While the Italian was accepting of the result, he was left to rue Chelsea's tactical lapse which played into United's hands in the second half. Chelsea's slick passing game gave way to long-ball hoofing tactics while José Mourinho's United stepped up a gear and Martial scored again on the break in the ... (more...)
This Astros Fan Is Now Big Part of Playoffs, Accidentally This Astros Fan Is Now Big Part of Playoffs, Accidentally
- October 19, 2018

It's the Red Sox's 14th pennant in franchise history. The 18 years without a repeat victor is the longest streak in MLB history and ties the longest ever for the four major North American team sports leagues. Their only run came on a home run by Marwin Gonzalez in the seventh off Matt Barnes. It's safe to say, he was feeling it. The Astros tied the game at 3 in the third. (more...)
Floyd Mayweather expects to make '$100 million more' to fight Khabib Nurmagomedov Floyd Mayweather expects to make '$100 million more' to fight Khabib Nurmagomedov
- October 19, 2018

Retired, undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather says a boxing match against undefeated UFC champion Khabib Nurmagomedov is "happening", although he has not offered any further details. The same will obviously be true for Nurmagomedov, who is a skilled grappler and possesses what might be the best ground game in the UFC. And he's adamant the fight will be in the boxing ring. (more...)
Cavs agree with Nance on 4-year extension Cavs agree with Nance on 4-year extension
- October 19, 2018

Pluto says having Nance Jr. signed to the contract extension will really help a team that is starting fresh without superstar LeBron James . Having our first game, having our best player with his first game back, I thought we did some good things. (more...)
Family spurs Federer to victory, Latest Tennis News Family spurs Federer to victory, Latest Tennis News
- October 16, 2018

The 37-year-old will next face Croatian power-hitter Borna Coric, who dumped Australia's Matthew Ebden out of the tournament 7-5 6-4. Djokovic climbed to number two in the ATP rankings with his semi-final defeat of Alexander Zverev and this victory 24 hours later was his 18th in a row. (more...)
Patriots Ban Fan Who Threw Beer at Tyreek Hill Patriots Ban Fan Who Threw Beer at Tyreek Hill
- October 16, 2018

After Kansas City's wild 43-40 loss to New England on Sunday, there's a good chance that no one in the Chiefs ' locker room needed a shower more than Tyreek Hill , and that's mainly because he was covered in beer. The Chiefs (5-1) rallied from a 15-point halftime deficit to go up 33-30 with 8:38 remaining. National Football League defenders have had to break some habits this season when hitting quarterbacks, and now that they've seen yellow hankies being thrown around for roughing the ... (more...)
Manchester United plot third move to sign Aaron Ramsey Manchester United plot third move to sign Aaron Ramsey
- October 15, 2018

The Gunners will take on Leicester City in their next top flight fixture at the Emirates Stadium after the worldwide break. This has since opened the door for Ramsey to part company with the club despite making a fine start to the season, and speculation has already been gaining serious traction about possible future destinations for the Welshman. (more...)
Umpire Angel Hernandez goes 1-for-4 on replay reviews Umpire Angel Hernandez goes 1-for-4 on replay reviews
- October 14, 2018

They will face the unsafe Houston Astros in the American League Championship Series, but let's give the clubbies time to wash the beer and champagne out of the uniforms before diving too deeply into that matchup. And he squarely hit Brock Holt's bat, and the result was a two-run homer in the ninth that gave Holt the first cycle in postseason history. "Both games in Boston were good games, but we come here to win". (more...)
I. Uses Racial Slur To Describe Kanye West, Threatens To Slap Him I. Uses Racial Slur To Describe Kanye West, Threatens To Slap Him
- October 12, 2018

In a almost 10-minute-long speech in the Oval Office, West said he was pressured not to wear his red "Make America Great Again" hat , and said he has felt pressure to be a Democrat because he is black. "And we met, and I just appreciate it very much". "If he [President Trump ] don't look good, we don't look good", he said at one point, attacking the "liberals" on the Saturday Night Live show who have criticised his support for Mr Trump . (more...)
Is Jimmy Butler a Pat Riley type of player — ASK IRA Is Jimmy Butler a Pat Riley type of player — ASK IRA
- October 11, 2018

With Minnesota's ower prepared to move on from his disgruntled All-Star, Miami emerged as the first legitimate suitor for Butler . What does this mean for the Los Angeles Clippers? When Butler initially demanded a trade from the land of Lake Minnetonka the Lakers weren't on his preferred list of teams. (more...)
Paul Pogba reveals he never wanted to be a captain Paul Pogba reveals he never wanted to be a captain
- October 11, 2018

And now, yet another former Manchester United star, and one of Jose Mourinho's most trusted allies, has had his say regarding the current situation at the Mancunian outfit. "This is my opinion and I would have said that to him, I would say 'No, that's not something to say because you are not the manager'". "Because otherwise you can have this image, 'Ah, he does not want to talk because he's upset, ' when you are not at all". (more...)
Tony Ferguson wins wild scrap as broken hand ends Anthony Pettis' night Tony Ferguson wins wild scrap as broken hand ends Anthony Pettis' night
- October 10, 2018

Pettis was cut deeply by the left eye and blood was pouring out of it. Ferguson is pressuring his foe, walking him down, getting in his face, and throwing kicks and punches from every angle. Anthony Pettis was the UFC lightweight champ for a spell, and though he's since fallen down the ladder a bit, he's remained an elite - and highly creative - striker. (more...)
Eagles place Ajayi on IR, reportedly out for season with torn ACL Eagles place Ajayi on IR, reportedly out for season with torn ACL
- October 10, 2018

Bell has held out all season despite being given the franchise tag , but he plans to report to the Steelers midway through this season to accrue a year on his deal and be eligible for free agency. Ajayi, in his team's loss to Minnesota on Sunday, carried the ball just eight times for 29 yards. Well, the Eagles are at least semi-interested, it appears. (more...)
Green Bay Packers: Player stock report after Week 5 loss Green Bay Packers: Player stock report after Week 5 loss
- October 09, 2018

Geronimo Allison suffered a concussion last week and hasn't practiced this week, either. "They gave up rushers in order to extend plays, and they got some turnovers out of it", McCarthy said . "Those opportunities are going to come and it's all about just them being ready for them". "So, it's trying to balance both of those". None of this means Rodgers is falling off that dreaded quarterback cliff yet, but it's fair to say that the fact he's never been properly surrounded by talent is ... (more...)
Panthers S Reid will start against Giants Panthers S Reid will start against Giants
- October 08, 2018

Latimer has the longest passing play of the season for the G-Men when he hauled 37-yard yard pass against the Cowboys. Beckham finished the game with eight catches for 131 yards and his first touchdown of the season, a 33-yarder in the fourth quarter that kept the Giants in the ballgame. (more...)
Borussia Dortmund ace Jadon Sancho earns maiden England callup Borussia Dortmund ace Jadon Sancho earns maiden England callup
- October 08, 2018

The first player born since the turn of the millennium to be called up by the England senior team, the 18-year-old is reaping the rewards of last year's bold switch from Manchester City to Borussia Dortmund in search of regular football. (more...)
Weekend Warrior: Clash of the Titans at UFC 229 Weekend Warrior: Clash of the Titans at UFC 229
- October 08, 2018

There's also the incident in NY in April which led to McGregor being charged with assault after gatecrashing a UFC promotional event, at which the Irishman and his entourage were filmed throwing a metal barricade and hand truck at a bus Nurmagomedov was on. (more...)
Manchester City defender Benjamin Mendy heaps praise on manager Pep Guardiola Manchester City defender Benjamin Mendy heaps praise on manager Pep Guardiola
- October 08, 2018

The Premier League's top two sides face off this weekend as leaders Manchester City travel to Liverpool in what is expected to be a high-intensity match. He said: "Obviously we won the last three games against City". Both sides are still unbeaten so far this term and sit joint at the top of the table with 19 points after seven games. (more...)
Dybala's hat-trick steers Juventus in ECL Dybala's hat-trick steers Juventus in ECL
- October 07, 2018

He doubled the lead after the half hour when he was left with the easy task of tucking in the rebound from Blaise Matuidi's saved shot. While no longer the centre of attention following Ronaldo's arrival at the Allianz Stadium, the 24-year-old remains a key part of Massimiliano Allegri's squad. (more...)
India, Russia sign $5.43 billion S-400 missile deal India, Russia sign $5.43 billion S-400 missile deal
- October 07, 2018

Vladimir Putin met with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi for a showdown summit in New Dehli on Thursday, with analysts warning the deal risks incurring Donald Trump's fury. However, the U.S. appears to have found itself in a tricky position with it seeking to strengthen ties with India to counter China's growing assertiveness - an issue India is growing concerned about too. (more...)
Dodgers claim NL West title, Kenta Maeda contributes in relief Dodgers claim NL West title, Kenta Maeda contributes in relief
- October 04, 2018

The Dodgers are 2-3 against the Rockies when Buehler starts against them. The victor of the Brewers-Cubs tiebreaker will play in the division series against the victor of the wild card game - which will be contested on Tuesday by the losers of Monday's tiebreakers. (more...)
Naby Keita: Liverpool midfielder in hospital with back injury Naby Keita: Liverpool midfielder in hospital with back injury
- October 04, 2018

I think we had a big part of that because we can play much better. The Reds are now on top of their group with three points after beating Paris Saint-Germain followed by Red Star Belgrade and Napoli in second and third place respectively after a goalless draw in the first fixture that earned both teams one point. (more...)
Rockies Cubs NL Wild Card Game free live stream, watch Rockies Cubs NL Wild Card Game free live stream, watch
- October 04, 2018

To a man, Cubs players agreed that they shouldn't get a pass for fatigue, but could the accumulation of four straight playoffs, several hard-luck injuries and an unforgiving late-season schedule wear a team down? The Chicago Cubs won 95 games this season, but they lost two in two - well technically three - days and are officially out of the Major League Baseball postseason. (more...)
Spurs lose Alli, Eriksen, Vertonghen and Dembélé for Barcelona match Spurs lose Alli, Eriksen, Vertonghen and Dembélé for Barcelona match
- October 03, 2018

What we need is to have players helping each other. We need to produce that same energy, the crowd were incredible that night. With memories of beating European champions Real Madrid 3-1 at Wembley Stadium in the group stage last season, Pochettino was urging his side to enjoy the glamour of Wednesday's showdown. (more...)
Napoli v Liverpool: Jurgen Klopp dismisses Carlo Ancelotti praise as 'tactics' Napoli v Liverpool: Jurgen Klopp dismisses Carlo Ancelotti praise as 'tactics'
- October 03, 2018

In the end, they settled or a draw thanks to a Daniel Sturridge screamer after Eden Hazard had given the hosts the lead. Napoli came second in Serie A last season and are in the same position this campaign, six points behind leaders Juventus. (more...)
Colorado Rockies to meet Chicago Cubs in NL Wild Card Game
- October 03, 2018

The Brewers would return to Milwaukee from Chicago with the division title and home-field advantage for the first game of the NLDS Thursday, Oct. 4. Milwaukee blitzed Detroit 11-0, the Cubs beat the Cardinals 10-5, Colorado destroyed Washington 12-0 and the Dodgers trounced the Giants 15-0. Walker Buehler was set to start for the Dodgers Monday, while German Marquez was slated to get the ball for the Rockies. (more...)
Manchester United v Valencia Manchester United v Valencia
- October 03, 2018

Following Saturday's 3-1 defeat at West Ham in the Premier League, fans seem to be making their discontent known. Valencia manager Marcelino García Toral spoke to the press ahead of Tuesday's Champions League clash at Old Trafford. United's haul of 10 points from seven games matches their return at this stage of the season under David Moyes in 2013-14 but their inferior goal difference means this is their worst top-flight start since they picked up seven points in 1989-90. (more...)
Real 0-0 Atletico 1st half Real 0-0 Atletico 1st half
- October 02, 2018

The last time these two sides met, Atletico won 4-2 after extra-time in the UEFA Super Cup. The team have bagged 12 goals , one less than past year on day seven of the domestic league and 13 less than in the 2014/2015 season, which was remembered as one the best attacking Real Madrid sides. (more...)
Victor takes the NL West: Previewing Dodgers, Rockies game No. 163 Victor takes the NL West: Previewing Dodgers, Rockies game No. 163
- October 02, 2018

Coming into the game, the Dodgers swept the Giants in San Francisco and the Rockies stumbled into Chavez Ravine with a tough series versus the Nationals. He completely shut down the Rockies lineup, allowing just one hit in 6 2/3 scoreless innings. Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen surrendered home runs to Nolan Arenado and Trevor Story in the ninth before he retired the next three hitters to secure the win. (more...)
Le'Veon Bell To Report To Steelers Week 7 Le'Veon Bell To Report To Steelers Week 7
- October 02, 2018

On an Instagram post in which Seattle's Bobby Wagner wrote that Thomas had reason to be "p--ed off", Bell commented that he was willing to "continue to be the "bad guy" for ALL of us". 28 in rushing offense. In fact, it seems impossible at this point. Bell , while one of the NFL's best running backs, would be a one-year rental, and there's no guarantee he'd want to re-sign with the 49ers, who couldn't negotiate with him until after the season ends. (more...)
Manchester City wont fear Liverpool despite recent history Pep Guardiola Manchester City wont fear Liverpool despite recent history Pep Guardiola
- October 01, 2018

Ahead of Manchester City's Premier League match against Brighton, Pep Guardiola admitted he is not trying to change anything about football in England, as all he hopes to do is be the best coach he can. "They know exactly what they have to do. they are really well organised in the back four. It will be a really tough game, but we know that and we will try to do a good game". (more...)
Luke Shaw: Manchester United horrendous in West Ham defeat Luke Shaw: Manchester United horrendous in West Ham defeat
- October 01, 2018

When asked about the game against West Ham United, he said : "If you want the truth I think it was honestly horrendous, We didn't look like a team that was going to beat West Ham". That has led to mounting speculation about Mourinho's future at the club, but Shaw believes it is the players who need to shoulder the blame. "I look forward to that match on Tuesday and I hope the majority of the players have this same kind of mentality, and that they are looking forward to Tuesday". (more...)
Daniel Sturridge stunner snatches late point for Liverpool at Chelsea
- September 30, 2018

Liverpool had looked set to lose for the first time in the league this season after falling behind to Eden Hazard's 25th-minute opener at Stamford Bridge. Chelsea defender Antonio Rudiger denied what looked like a certain goal from last season's Premier League top scorer and it was not the best evening for Salah in a Liverpool shirt. (more...)
Panthers sign safety Eric Reid to 1-year deal Panthers sign safety Eric Reid to 1-year deal
- September 28, 2018

It may have been a no-brainer from a football perspective, but the Panthers front office still deserves credit for taking on a certain mount of risk by signing Reid. "And he's one of the best men that I know". I'm ready to go.' So he wants to play, he's good enough to play, he deserves to play. Special teams standout Colin Jones and rookie Rashaan Gaulden split snaps in Searcy's former spot during Sunday's 31-21 victory over the Bengals. (more...)
EPL: Juventus speak out Pogba's future at Manchester United EPL: Juventus speak out Pogba's future at Manchester United
- September 28, 2018

The latest spat involving Pogba and Mourinho came on the training ground on Wednesday, when the pair seemed to share a heated exchange. That's according to Spanish football expert Guillem Balague who has given an update on the World Cup victor possibly leaving Old Trafford . (more...)
Wolves Continue To Seek Return For Jimmy Butler Beyond What Teams Offering Wolves Continue To Seek Return For Jimmy Butler Beyond What Teams Offering
- September 28, 2018

He was traded to the Timberwolves before last season. "Along with Butler, Miami had been willing to accept Gorgui Dieng and the remaining $48 million left on his contract under the right circumstances", ESPN reported . He had previously said that the Brooklyn Nets , New York Knicks and Los Angeles Clippers were at the top of his list. What may come as a slight surprise, however, is that they aren't the favorites. (more...)
Arsenal's Petr Cech Unai Emery more focussed on results than Arsene Wenger Arsenal's Petr Cech Unai Emery more focussed on results than Arsene Wenger
- September 27, 2018

But I decided today to start with Lucas. Domestic and European success is a recurrence in Emery's trophy laden managerial career, as Arsenal start to wrack up W's across different competitions, there's a case to be made silverware may lie in the not to distant future. (more...)
Jorginho Sets Remarkable Premier League Record in Chelsea's Draw With West Ham Jorginho Sets Remarkable Premier League Record in Chelsea's Draw With West Ham
- September 26, 2018

About tomorrow, I don't know, but it will not be that long anymore - he is in a good way". That's all we are thinking about. 'But we couldn't do it, and since then he has been brilliant. 'He has been brilliant, ' Klopp said. It is about spaces and defensively closing them, offensively using them. It's a home game, floodlights, I like it - against a very strong side, so it will be really interesting. (more...)
'Paul is not second captain - I don't have to explain' 'Paul is not second captain - I don't have to explain'
- September 26, 2018

Pogba has stood in as United captain this season on... The draw - played out in front of legendary former manager Alex Ferguson who made his first appearance at a match since undergoing emergency brain surgery in May - left United in seventh, eight points behind leader Liverpool. (more...)
Rob Gronkowski Confirms That He Threatened Retirement Over Trade To Lions Rob Gronkowski Confirms That He Threatened Retirement Over Trade To Lions
- September 24, 2018

This hamstring nonsense could certainly be a cover for Gordon's inability to learn the Pats' complex playbook in just one week, but it's also very likely New England simply doesn't want to play its hand, especially in such a noncompetitive game, following a loss. (more...)
[Teams] West Ham vs Chelsea: Confirmed Line-Ups From The London Stadium [Teams] West Ham vs Chelsea: Confirmed Line-Ups From The London Stadium
- September 24, 2018

Although both games were notable for Chelsea squandering chances to score, the debates about misfiring strikers are not new. "We are the team that have won more titles in recent years in England", the defender told reporters in the mixed zone postmatch. (more...)
Towns Signs Towns Signs "Super-Maximum" Contract Extension to Remain with Timberwolves
- September 24, 2018

Butler will be a free agent next summer and the T-Wolves owner is not prepared to lose him for nothing. And with Butler helping Minnesota end the NBA's longest playoff drought, it is clear that the Timberwolves have enough talent to be a playoff contender. (more...)
Boos bombard Vikings in home loss to Bills Boos bombard Vikings in home loss to Bills
- September 24, 2018

The Vikings , on the other hand, were on the wrong end of the most shocking game of the 2018 season thus far. In preparation for a trip to Minnesota for their Week 3 game against the Vikings, the Bills Twitter handle sent out a tweet signifying the team's trip to Minneapolis. (more...)
Timberwolves say they intend to keep Butler Timberwolves say they intend to keep Butler
- September 23, 2018

Taylor attended the Board of Governors meeting on Friday and made his peers aware of his plans to trade the swingman as he doesn't have the "stomach for a dysfunctional season", according to the same reports. From the outside, it would appear that reported friction between Butler and Karl-Anthony Towns is the true reason the rift has become this big of an issue. (more...)
FedEx Cup: PGA Tour announces Tour Championship revamp for 2019 FedEx Cup: PGA Tour announces Tour Championship revamp for 2019
- September 23, 2018

We're quickly nearing the start of the 2018 Tour Championship , the fourth and final event of the FedEx Cup Playoffs. The playoffs also will be reduced from four events to three, and the post-season finale at The Tour Championship at East Lake Golf Club will have a simplified scoring system to determine the overall champion. (more...)
Klopp delighted with 'Shaq' despite early substitution Klopp delighted with 'Shaq' despite early substitution
- September 23, 2018

Liverpool have a free-kick 30 yards from goal , Shaqiri unleashes a brilliant effort which rattles the bar and it's Salah who reacts quickest to tap home the rebound, with the ball having nearly crossed the line on its way down from the crossbar. (more...)
Mkhitaryan aiming for glory with Europa specialist Emery Mkhitaryan aiming for glory with Europa specialist Emery
- September 22, 2018

Aubameyang would strike again after half-time, while Arsenal's other goals were scored by Danny Welbeck and Mesut Ozil in the 4-2 win. Emery has been tasked with steering the Gunners back into the top four this season after Arsenal missed out on Champions League qualification for the last two seasons running under Arsene Wenger. (more...)