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Arsene Wenger believes Sanchez will 'win back fans' after Bournemouth boos
- September 11, 2017

Sanchez was back on club duty, having seen his push for a move to Manchester City fall flat before the transfer deadline amid a miserable global break with Chile, and made way for Alexandre Lacazette in the starting XI, before emerging to a mixture of cheers and jeers in the second period. (more...)
Delta flight races Hurricane Irma to Puerto Rico - and wins Delta flight races Hurricane Irma to Puerto Rico - and wins
- September 11, 2017

Where others have turned back, Delta #DL431 presses on. As the flight radar maps show , the pilot even managed to navigate through the relatively clear air between the choppy outer band of the storm system and the center. The conditions worsened soon after the departure. "Everybody is panicking."Parra, owner of the Reading-based bilingual El Palo Magazine, was born in Puerto Rico and has extensive family on the island bracing for the Category 5 storm.Parra said she was anxious many Puerto ... (more...)
Nadal Eyes Third US Open against Anderson Nadal Eyes Third US Open against Anderson
- September 11, 2017

The 31-year-old Spaniard, who captured a 10th French Open in June and was runner-up to Roger Federer at the Australian Open in January, is the overwhelming favourite. We've been privileged to play in these tournaments against some of the game's great players. "This means the absolute world to me". Victories for Rafa Nadal - in four sets over Juan Martin Del Potro, and Kevin Anderson , who also triumphed via a 3-1 margin, versus Carreno-Busta has set up today's men's singles final ... (more...)
Record breaker Farah wins fourth successive Great North run Record breaker Farah wins fourth successive Great North run
- September 11, 2017

Speaking to BBC One , Mo Farah said the race had been "really tough". Farah has already shown himself a dab hand at whatever distance, with the weekend's Great North Run victory his fourth in succession - enough for him to make history. Around 57,000 runners took part in the event, which began in 1981 with a field of 12,000. I can't wait to experience that again next year. Laura, originally from Peterlee, County Durham, who is now living in Delaware, America, said: 'When she popped the ... (more...)
Ronaldinho reassures Liverpool fans over Coutinho: He'll give everything Ronaldinho reassures Liverpool fans over Coutinho: He'll give everything
- September 11, 2017

Coutinho's friend and former doctor back in Brazil claimed his back complaints were caused by "anxiety" over the uncertainty regarding his future, but he played and scored for his country in a World Cup Qualifier several days ago. A private jet was lined up to ensure that Willian , Roberto Firmino , Philippe Coutinho , Gabriel Jesus , Fernandinho and Ederson returned to their respective clubs by Wednesday afternoon. (more...)
Juventus Plans January Move for Southampton's Virgil van Dijk Juventus Plans January Move for Southampton's Virgil van Dijk
- September 11, 2017

However, the Daily Mirror says the Anfield side will probably try and bid for him again in summer, with a fee of around £60million being the figure that would tempt Southampton to sell. "But I repeat - now everything is normal, he is training with the team, he is at the same level training with us". "He needs to train and to play games". (more...)
Welbeck hits brace as Arsenal wallop Bournemouth 3-0 Welbeck hits brace as Arsenal wallop Bournemouth 3-0
- September 11, 2017

Wenger backed his man and Ozil backed up his words with a performance as strong. What if Sead Kolasinac , whose rampaging overlap and accurate cross allowed Danny Welbeck to open the scoring via a shoulder, had been allowed to do the same at Liverpool? The powerful Bosnian signed in the summer from Schalke 04 lifted an inviting cross into the box for Welbeck to head home. (more...)
Tower Crane Spins As Irma Outer Bands Hit Miami Tower Crane Spins As Irma Outer Bands Hit Miami
- September 10, 2017

Saturday, Irma had 125 miles per hour winds but was expected to strengthen to a category 4 hurricane with winds from 130-155 miles per hour. Before the storm, the city of Miami had warned of the dangers of the tower cranes dotting the Miami skyline - some 20 to 25 across the city. (more...)
Arsenal's Sanchez will 'win the fans back quickly' - Wenger
- September 10, 2017

The Chilean, who was strongly linked with a move to rivals Manchester City during the summer, came off the bench in the 75th minute and, although he received a standing ovation from the majority of the 60,000 fans inside the Emirates Stadium, there were what appeared to be a few jeers audible. (more...)
Naby Keita, Timo Werner score in RB Leipzig win against Hamburg Naby Keita, Timo Werner score in RB Leipzig win against Hamburg
- September 10, 2017

It was an important win for Leipzig who play in the Champions League for the first time at home to Monaco on Wednesday. After he opened the scoring, Timo Werner made it two moments later as RB Leipzig secured three away league points. It could be exciting to watch him link up with the likes of Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah, both of whom are now shining for the Reds. Liverpool will resume the Premier League campaign after the global break with a trip to Manchester City on Saturday lunch ... (more...)
Rafael Nadal vs Kevin Anderson, Men's Singles Final Live Rafael Nadal vs Kevin Anderson, Men's Singles Final Live
- September 10, 2017

Nadal defeated Argentina's 24th-seeded "Giant Killer", Juan Martin del Potro 4-6, 6-0, 6-3, 6-2 at the US Open . I am very happy to be in the final here in the US Open . "It shows that, through courage, determination and hard work, a player from the southern tip of Africa can make it on the global tennis stage", he said. (more...)
Chiefs WR Tyreek Hill continues big-play tear in win Chiefs WR Tyreek Hill continues big-play tear in win
- September 10, 2017

The play everyone is talking about, however, was a penalty on Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce . "Well I give it up to Alex and the receivers, that doesn't happen a lot to this team - to the Patriots - so it's a tribute to the guys for making it happen", Reid said, per the team's website. (more...)
Van Gaal still furious with United sacking 'behind my back' Van Gaal still furious with United sacking 'behind my back'
- September 10, 2017

Already under pressure to bring the good times back to Old Trafford, Van Gaal felt the heat. He also slammed former players for "yapping in the media" about United's "boring" style of play. On Matic, Mourinho added: "I can not say that I had better guys than him in my career". "I was offered a few roles in the KNVB past year but I said no as I'm done basically but I do think never say never". (more...)
The incredible moment when JJ Watt was introduced Sunday The incredible moment when JJ Watt was introduced Sunday
- September 10, 2017

The Texans played the Jacksonville Jaguars in their first game since the hurricane left unprecedented flooding in its wake with more than 50 inches in some spots in the Houston area. Jacksonville is better too, but as long as Blake Bortles is behind center the Texans will have the advantage in that matchup. During hurricane season, the National Football League teams of Florida are typically affected the most in terms of traveling, and Irma is one of the most powerful storms the nation ... (more...)
Sanchez completely committed to Arsenal, says Wenger Sanchez completely committed to Arsenal, says Wenger
- September 10, 2017

Sterling was strongly linked with a player-plus-cash move to the Gunners during the summer transfer window but Pep Guardiola was unwilling to let the 22-year-old leave. I don't know how bad it is but he's certainly out for next week's game. "We hit the post, and then at 2-1 I think it's a very much game on and the mood and momentum of the game would've changed", Howe added. (more...)
Twitter is none too pleased with Texans quarterback Tom Savage Twitter is none too pleased with Texans quarterback Tom Savage
- September 10, 2017

If he is indeed done for the outing, Savage will finish the Week 1 matchup 7-of-13 for 62 yards with zero touchdowns or interceptions. It only took one half, but the Houston Texans have chose to pull starter Tom Savage in favor of Deshaun Watson in Week 1 against the Jacksonville Jaguars. (more...)
Arsene Wenger believes Arsenal can still win the Premier League title Arsene Wenger believes Arsenal can still win the Premier League title
- September 10, 2017

Ozil shone for his country during the recent worldwide break but just can't seem to get into the same groove for Arsenal this season, and questions must also be asked of Wenger, who continues to use him in a role that doesn't get the best out of him. (more...)
Terry Godwin comes up with catch of the year
- September 10, 2017

The over/under total for the contest is listed at 58 points. A three play disparity can make all the difference, if everything else is equal. In fact, the defense did more than their share. A few mistakes are expected as Wimbush hasn't seen much live-game action, but for the most part he should be solid this week and continue to improve as a passer as the season progresses. (more...)
Aroldis Chapman back as closer Aroldis Chapman back as closer
- September 10, 2017

David Robertson checked in for the Yankees in the eighth inning and ended up with the win, moving him to a 7-2 record, while Aroldis Chapman earned his 17th save of the season. He delivered, lining a 1-and-1 sinker to right for a single that put runners at the corners. "I got a good jump and was thinking third all the way". "I'm going out there and trying to do my thing". (more...)
Ronald Darby Carted Off vs. Redskins with Ankle Injury Ronald Darby Carted Off vs. Redskins with Ankle Injury
- September 10, 2017

Prior to the injury for Darby, the Eagles were dominating the Washington offense. Darby, 23, was acquired by the Eagles during the preseason in a trade with the Buffalo Bills and immediately was tabbed as the team's top corner. Kirk Cousins completed just three of his first nine passes for 55 yards, allowing Philadelphia to jump out to a 13-0 lead. While the Eagles addressed the position during this year's National Football League draft, second-rounder Sidney Jones remains out with ... (more...)
Alderweireld 'fully committed' to Spurs - Pochettino Alderweireld 'fully committed' to Spurs - Pochettino
- September 10, 2017

He's a world champion - he won the World Cup with Spain - and that is the mentality that can translate to us with the experience of winning big things", Pochettino said. On Tottenham's transfer business, Pochettino said: "We're so happy with the players we've added before the end of the transfer window". Tottenham Hotspur new recruit Serge Auriersays he got a rough deal from the media during his often controversial time atParis Saint-Germain. (more...)
Oklahoma vs. Ohio State 9/9/17 Oklahoma vs. Ohio State 9/9/17
- September 10, 2017

In 2014, the Buckeyes lost at home to Virginia Tech and fell from No. 8 to No. 22 in the rankings. Pitt upset PSU previous year, and the Nittany Lions have had this one circled for a while. You may recall that Clemson fared pretty well the last time it faced an SEC West school , but the Tigers have since lost their leading passer, rusher, and receiver to the NFL . (more...)
NFL Predictions: Arizona Cardinals vs. Detroit Lions 9/10/17 NFL Predictions: Arizona Cardinals vs. Detroit Lions 9/10/17
- September 10, 2017

The Lions have a restructured offense, and the focus will be their running game . Stafford has some concerns up front as left tackle Taylor Decker suffered a torn labrum in training camp and is likely to miss the season. Defensively, Arizona allowed 22.6 points per game . Still, they have a strong pass rush led by Chandler Jones and Markus Golden , who combined for 23.5 sacks last season. (more...)
Man Utd boss Mourinho: We needed Fellaini for Stoke
- September 10, 2017

The pair got away scot-free against Leicester before the global break, but Mourinho now needs to prepare Victor Lindelof for Tuesday night's Champions League tie against FC Basel - Saturday's defensive pairing are ruled out through suspension. (more...)
Andrew Luck: Indianapolis Colts QB likely out for 'several more weeks' Andrew Luck: Indianapolis Colts QB likely out for 'several more weeks'
- September 10, 2017

That practice time will be invaluable to the player and the team in assessing where Luck is in his comeback from a labrum fix procedure. Also, Luck has not experienced any setbacks, and the delay is merely a result of Indianapolis being incredibly cautious with its signal-caller. (more...)
Marquez storms to Misano wet win
- September 10, 2017

The result means Marquez now moves level on points at the top of the championship with Andrea Dovizioso , after the Italian could only finish third. Dovizioso faded from the picture as the race entered its final phase, as Marquez upped the pressure on Petrucci - helped by a small moment for the Italian rider with five laps to go - before taking the lead on the last lap to deny Petrucci his maiden MotoGP win. (more...)
Ashwin, Jadeja rested for Australia tour; Shami, Umesh recalled Ashwin, Jadeja rested for Australia tour; Shami, Umesh recalled
- September 10, 2017

Yadav and Shami were part of the Test squad which blanked Sri Lanka 3-0 but were rested from the subsequent five-match ODI series, which the tourists also swept. India completed an overwhelmingly successful tour of Sri Lanka, winning every worldwide match - 3-0 in the Tests, 5-0 in the ODIs and 1-0 in the lone T20I. (more...)
Guardiola set to rotate forward line
- September 10, 2017

He has not put in a transfer request and they want him. "We shake our hands". Sometimes we'll play with neither. The £30,000 per week City offered Sancho was the best deal ever offered to a 17-year-old player. I'm not going to assure you that you are going to play all the games until the end of the season so you sign the contract. "I would be a liar, it's not true". (more...)
Arsene Wenger Believes Liverpool Tapped Up Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Arsene Wenger Believes Liverpool Tapped Up Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain
- September 10, 2017

Wenger says Sanchez is exhausted from worldwide duties and needed to rest from the start. "Let's not forget that he was out for a long time". Sanchez was introduced in place of two-goal Danny Welbeck for the final 15 minutes against Eddie Howe's struggling side and was loudly jeered by some supporters. (more...)
Dybala lifts Juventus in Serie A ahead of Barca trip Dybala lifts Juventus in Serie A ahead of Barca trip
- September 10, 2017

Dybala came off the bench in the game against Chievo on Saturday afternoon to set up a goal for Gonzalo Higuain before scoring one for himself in a 3-0 victory. Massimiliano Allegri's Juventus side are now top of the Italian Serie A table with six points from two games, having beaten Cagliari and Genoa so far. (more...)