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Former Liverpool favourite says Reds can win Champions League Former Liverpool favourite says Reds can win Champions League
- September 11, 2017

He has been trying to build a team similar to the one he had back in Germany and this has to be the season where the trophies are coming back to the club. "Liverpool are improving and are known in every corner of the world, but they haven't been picking up trophies to match their history", he says. "(Everton are) another wonderful club but it's a different situation". (more...)
Harry Kane: Champions League progress will show Tottenham's intent Harry Kane: Champions League progress will show Tottenham's intent
- September 11, 2017

Kane scored a brace in the 3-0 win over Everton on Sunday, and took his Premier League goal tally to 101. Kane was the most prominent performer in what was a fine display from the entire Tottenham team, and Pochettino said: "I think it was a very solid performance". (more...)
Danny Welbeck: Pre-season has helped me to lively start Danny Welbeck: Pre-season has helped me to lively start
- September 11, 2017

He assisted Danny Welbeck for the opening goal with a lovely clipped cross, he burst behind the Bournemouth defence on several occasions with deceptive speed and quickness, and was neat and tidy in possession, marshalling the left flank with great assurance and confidence. (more...)
England have nothing to fear ahead of Australian Ashes winter - Trevor Bayliss England have nothing to fear ahead of Australian Ashes winter - Trevor Bayliss
- September 11, 2017

The incumbents are usually a pretty good bet. 'It might be more hard for him in Australia where the wickets are a little flatter. Malan missed out early and there was a fair bit of pressure on him and he's come out and got a couple of sixties since. (more...)
Klopp: Mane didn't deserve red card for Ederson collision
- September 11, 2017

The incident occurred late in the first half as Ederson rushed out of his area to try to beat Reds forward Mane to a high bouncing ball. Braces from Gabriel Jesus and Leroy Sane after Sergio Aguero's opening goal condemned Liverpool to their first loss of the season. (more...)
Pliskova ready for fan-favourite Vandeweghe Pliskova ready for fan-favourite Vandeweghe
- September 11, 2017

That began a run of three points in a row for del Potro to claim that set, the last when Federer pushed a backhand volley long. Nadal, who has won two of his 15 Grand Slam trophies in NY, overwhelmed 19-year-old Russian Andrey Rublev 6-1, 6-2, 6-2 in the quarterfinals, then had to wait hours to see what Federer would do under the lights. (more...)
Liverpool fan: 'I just have no faith in Jurgen Klopp!' Liverpool fan: 'I just have no faith in Jurgen Klopp!'
- September 11, 2017

The game may have reached a fascinating point and Moss may well "have ruined it as a spectacle" - even though it's not up to the referee to protect the game as a spectacle, but to protect the players - yet, by the time Mane was sent off, Liverpool had already hinted at familiar vulnerabilities. (more...)
LLC Invests $609000 in Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO)
- September 11, 2017

Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have assigned a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Friday, August 28 by Zacks. Diamond Hill reported 2.28% in Capital One Financial Corp. The stock increased 0.80% or $0.06 on September 8, reaching $7.57. (NASDAQ:ABTL). Ancora Advsr Limited Liability Corporation has invested 0% in Autobytel Inc. (more...)
Bolt: Manchester Utd are favourites to win Premier League
- September 11, 2017

Lukaku's second-half strike boosted his tally to four goals from four Premier League matches, with Mourinho insisting the Belgian's overall package consists of more than just hitting the scoresheet. "They weren't performing at their normal level but we were in the game, we fought hard and we were closer to winning than losing". Saido Berahino has not scored in the Premier League for more than 30 hours since his goal for West Brom against Crystal Palace on 27 February 2016. (more...)
Matt Kenseth tweets photo with ambulance after freaky accident Matt Kenseth tweets photo with ambulance after freaky accident
- September 11, 2017

Logano needed a win, but could do no better than a runner-up showing to race victor Kyle Larson . Kenseth would have been third in points among the winless drivers in the regular season, and there would have been only two spots available on points. (more...)
Wenger insists Alexis Sanchez will convert boo boys
- September 11, 2017

It's during these closely packed fixture schedules that Arsenal will be tested as a top-class side, and Saturday's showing hints they're moving in the right direction. "That was not very good, I've got to be honest", Howe said. "We were disappointing from start to finish, we have a lot of work to do". "If your levels dip, you will get punished in the Premier League". (more...)
Tim Duncan looking for donations toward Hurricane Irma relief efforts
- September 11, 2017

Duncan joins countless athletes who have helped raise and donate relief in the wake of recent storms in both Texas and now Florida and the Caribbean. Duncan is only the latest to do this, and more will potentially follow. Virgin Islands, described how his "old friends" and other islanders were suffering in the aftermath of the deadly storm. "Because they were a godsend". (more...)
Jets notebook: Why was Christian Hackenberg the Week 1 backup?
- September 11, 2017

Connor Hughes : TE Will Tye is ready to start the new green chapter of his career. "He had a full week of practice", Bowles said of Petty, essentially confirming that he was healthy. Defensive end Kony Ealy also had a big game. He was active and effective from the get-go, coming up with two tackles, a tackle for a loss and a tipped pass all in the first half. (more...)
Angels, Mariners continue battle for wild card Angels, Mariners continue battle for wild card
- September 11, 2017

The Mariners cut it to 5-3 on Jean Segura's leadoff homer in the bottom of the eighth. The Los Angeles Angels are hoping not to let the second wild-card spot in the American League slip out of their sights. Just after Mike Trout was intentionally walked, Upton smoked a first-pitch double into left-center - around the same spot on the field where he'd had the earlier miscommunication - that drove in two runs. (more...)
Sarah Moras Discusses Her Emotional Win at UFC 215 Sarah Moras Discusses Her Emotional Win at UFC 215
- September 11, 2017

After getting choked out by Raquel Pennington in her Octagon debut, Evans-Smith scored two straight UFC victories. Once she had the positioning, there was no question it was over, as Evans-Smith immediately tapped when her arm was bent at a gruesome angle. (more...)
Steelers DE Stephon Tuitt Signs New Six-Year Contract Steelers DE Stephon Tuitt Signs New Six-Year Contract
- September 11, 2017

Tuitt, who signed a five-year contract extension on Saturday, reportedly left the locker room after Sunday's game without talking to the media with a wrap on his injured left shoulder. "I am", he said. "Right now I'm anxious about getting better every day to get ready for the Browns". "I'll update you guys on Tuesday regarding that". (more...)
JJ Watt gets hero's welcome at Houston Texans' season opener JJ Watt gets hero's welcome at Houston Texans' season opener
- September 11, 2017

The over/under total for the contest has been set at 39.5 points. Both of the tackle positions should prove to be solid this season. He was the last person introduced before today's Texans - Jaguars game at NRG Stadium. JJ Watt made an emotional entrance in the Texans' season opener. . And it was another year in which their quarterback play was lacking, as free agent acquisition Brock Osweiler turned out to be a bust and was replaced late in the year by rookie Tom Savage . (more...)
Fay: 9 takeaways from Bengals' season opener 20-0 loss Fay: 9 takeaways from Bengals' season opener 20-0 loss
- September 11, 2017

Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton's stat line from Week 1: Interception, interception, interception, fumble, interception. Dalton capped his bad day with the ball off with a final intercepted pass by Ravens cornerback Jimmy Smith . "I thought Terrell Suggs played great", Harbaugh said. Suggs had two sacks, including the strip, while Pierce, Za'Darius Smith and Tony Jefferson each added one. (more...)
Deshaun Watson throws his 1st career TD to Nuk Hopkins Deshaun Watson throws his 1st career TD to Nuk Hopkins
- September 11, 2017

On the other hand, Watson is already 5-of-8 for 37 yards and one touchdown since entering the game in the second half. He also scrambled for a 9-yard gain and the Texans are now inside the red zone for the first time all game. Brown is hoping to get a new deal, and it's like that he'll get one if the quarterback in Houston keeps getting beat up. Watson is a better option than Savage , but not necessarily an actually good option. (more...)
German woman becomes first female referee in Bundesliga German woman becomes first female referee in Bundesliga
- September 11, 2017

After this draw, Hertha Berlin hold the ninth position in the Bundesliga table with four points, while Werder Bremen are in the 16th place with a single point. She is experienced at the top level having officiated the women's Champions League final in Cardiff this year and the 2012 women's Olympic tournament final in London. (more...)
Seahawks' Jeremy Lane ejected for throwing a punch vs. Packers Seahawks' Jeremy Lane ejected for throwing a punch vs. Packers
- September 11, 2017

However, he hasn't been the same since Week 13 of the 2015 season . The year before, he notched a 116.9 quarterback rating while completing 25 of 33 passes for 249 yards and two touchdowns in a 27-17 win. He had 4,428 passing yards, his sixth career 4,000-yard season . All-Pro LB Bobby Wagner's NFL-high 167 tackles past year set franchise record. Rookie DeShone Kizer will be the latest when he debuts against the Steelers on Sunday. (more...)
Chelsea condemn 'anti-Semitic' Alvaro Morata chant Chelsea condemn 'anti-Semitic' Alvaro Morata chant
- September 11, 2017

Alvaro Morata reportedly warned Real Madrid they would regret selling him to Chelsea during the summer according to Don Balon , via the Express . There is no indication that Chelsea will be penalised for their fans' behaviour, especially as the west London club were quick to condemn the sentiment conveyed which aimed to abuse the Jewish fans of their rivals, Spurs. (more...)
Man City boss Pep Guardiola explains the Jadon Sancho saga Man City boss Pep Guardiola explains the Jadon Sancho saga
- September 11, 2017

Pep Guardiola insists that Sergio Aguero's omission from Manchester City's starting XI at Bournemouth is not because of doubts over his quality or form. I would be a liar. If you're good enough, you're old enough. We are going to wish him the best, but that is the situation. Such was City's desire to keep hold of Sancho that his no-show after the USA tour omission did not signal the end of the road. (more...)
Jose Mourinho reveals incident with Nemanja Matic that will 'mark him forever' Jose Mourinho reveals incident with Nemanja Matic that will 'mark him forever'
- September 11, 2017

But when the two-time Champions League winning manager was pressed on a specific player he opted for a midfielder he's recently signed for Manchester United . He was really sad. The defensive midfielder has been one of the standout midfielders in the Premier League since joining the Blues in 2014 having had a brief and unsuccessful stint with the club between 2009 and 2011. (more...)
Pat Hickey Resigns From International Olympic Committee Executive Board Pat Hickey Resigns From International Olympic Committee Executive Board
- September 11, 2017

The IOC last night issued a statement informing the public of Hickey's resignation. He was investigated by Brazillian police over alleged illegal selling of tickets for the Olympic games. The IOC board seat representing the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) will be elected at a four-day annual meeting starting Wednesday in Lima . (more...)
Aaron Judge joins impressive company with latest HR barrage
- September 11, 2017

Appearing in his 137th game of the 2017 regular season on Sunday afternoon against the Rangers, the 25-year-old slugger is now batting.274 with 39 home runs and 88 RBI alongside a.409 on-base percentage. Judge, 25, is a legitimate MVP candidate this season. Judge, Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Joe DiMaggio and Mickey Mantle are the only Yanks to hit 40 homers at age 25 or younger. (more...)
Ander Herrera: 'Manchester United can not think about winning Champions League'
- September 11, 2017

They sell players to the world with a lot of talent. We were sixth in the Premier League [last season] so we have to respect every team we face because they deserve to be in the Champions League . In football there are no surprises". Mourinho refused to say why he had failed to shake Hughes's hand but sources at Manchester United said it was because the Stoke manager had told him "to f*** off". (more...)
Mourinho-Hughes friction as Man United's flawless start ends
- September 11, 2017

United have not won at Stoke in the league since April 2013, but are the early pace-setters in the league, topping the table after winning all three of their matches so far with 10 goals scored and none conceded. But he admitted that Stoke , for whom former United player Darren Ferguson was excellent in midfield, probably deserved the point. Stoke has half of United's points haul, collecting five from four games. (more...)
Reuben Foster carted off the field in 49ers debut Reuben Foster carted off the field in 49ers debut
- September 11, 2017

Foster walked back on to the Niners' sideline still in full uniform with about 12 and a half minutes to go in the second quarter. Foster was carted off the field after the injury, silencing a debut that was already filled with promise. Next on the depth chart behind Foster is Ray Ray Armstrong , a veteran who spent his first two seasons with the Rams and Raiders before joining the 49ers late in his third National Football League season in 2015. (more...)
Oakland Raiders at Tennessee Titans: Highlights, score, recap Oakland Raiders at Tennessee Titans: Highlights, score, recap
- September 11, 2017

It was the first time in National Football League history a kicker had two 50-plus yard field goals in his debut. ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) - The Oakland Raiders placed long-time kicker Sebastian Janikowski on injured reserve Saturday with an injured back and promoted Giorgio Tavecchio to the active roster. (more...)