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Mourinho Explains His 2015 Bust-Up With Matic Mourinho Explains His 2015 Bust-Up With Matic
- September 13, 2017

In Paul Pogba and Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Mourinho says he found two players who could provide the personality and quality he believes the club "lost in the past years", while in Eric Bailly and Henrikh Mkhitaryan he found two players with quality "I thought the team didn't have". (more...)
Antonio Conte makes honest admission about being Chelsea manager Antonio Conte makes honest admission about being Chelsea manager
- September 13, 2017

It was an impressive bit of all-around attacking play for a fullback, and really showed off just how good Zappacosta can be going forward. Basel played a formation with three central defenders against United in the Champions League on Tuesday, but Mourinho insists that journalists interpret the system incorrectly. (more...)
Manchester City Need Some Luck In Champions League Believes Bernardo Silva Manchester City Need Some Luck In Champions League Believes Bernardo Silva
- September 13, 2017

I will put my best team on the pitch". Vincent Kompany is also a doubt with a calf problem. The Rotterdammers have started the defence of their title with four victories from four, notching 12 goals to catapult van Bronckhorst's troops back to the top of the table at this early stage. (more...)
Liverpool legend Souness: Reds must learn from humbling Man City defeat Liverpool legend Souness: Reds must learn from humbling Man City defeat
- September 13, 2017

City are assessing the Brazilian's fitness ahead of their Champions League group opener in Holland against the reigning Eredivisie champions on Wednesday night. "We will see in the next weeks but I think it will be soon when he comes back and fights to play". And Reds' manager Jurgen Klopp, looking at losing his man for three games for risky play, said Mane "didn't see " the onrushing Ederson as he was focusing on the ball and their "unlucky" collision was "an accident". (more...)
Tottenham star Kane aware Champions League separates him from Ronaldo, Messi Tottenham star Kane aware Champions League separates him from Ronaldo, Messi
- September 13, 2017

But he's put that to bed. Because I think he's an absolute guarantee every season to get you 25 goals, over a four-year period that's 100 goals. A more traditional centre-forward than some of his Premier League counterparts, the Tottenham number 10 was initially dismissed as a one-season wonder, but Carragher said he has firmly established himself among the league's finest. (more...)
Sierra Leone plays Nigeria today — Sierra Leone Sports Sierra Leone plays Nigeria today — Sierra Leone Sports
- September 13, 2017

The statement said: "In view of this, the Nigerian camp has now been informed that instead of playing the Black Stars of Ghana on Thursday, as it was in the original fixtures, the Super Eagles will now take on Mali's Aiglons". Psychologically, we are now attuned to going all out in every game as we aim to go all the way". It is 66 years now that Nigeria and Ghana first clashed in a football match at national team level, with the Nigerians winning 5-0 in a Jalco Cup match in Lagos on 20th ... (more...)
Florida Hurricane Irma Evacuee Named Her Newly Delivered Baby 'Storm' Florida Hurricane Irma Evacuee Named Her Newly Delivered Baby 'Storm'
- September 13, 2017

Irma turned Jacksonville's Memorial Park into an unrecognizable lake. Around midday, Irma also spread misery into Georgia and SC as it moved inland with winds at 50 miles per hour. In Miami-Dade County, where roads flooded and debris flew, around three-quarters of residents (820,000 out of 1.1 million) are without power as of Monday. (more...)
Irma weakens to tropical depression Irma weakens to tropical depression
- September 13, 2017

Around 150 employees and contractors are heading down to assist Florida Power and Ligth, Duke Energy , and Tampa Electric Company in restoring electricity to millions of affected customers. Irma and Harvey mark the first time that two category four storms have made landfall in the U.S.in the same year. If one of those is down, it could cause problems because it could strand any one of the islands. (more...)
Power companies scramble to restore electricity for hundreds of thousands in Georgia Power companies scramble to restore electricity for hundreds of thousands in Georgia
- September 13, 2017

Don't step in standing water or saturated ground where downed lines may be present . About 161,000 Georgia Power customers in DeKalb County were without power Tuesday, almost half of the utility's 318,000 customers in the county. If you are a Georgia Power customer, you can check on your outage or report an outage through their outage map on their website . "Every region in the state has been affected and it's going to take time for us to get back to normal in terms of power restoration", ... (more...)
Thousands of Kildare students to receive Junior Cert results this morning Thousands of Kildare students to receive Junior Cert results this morning
- September 13, 2017

Some 3,240 students in the county will receive the results of last June's exams from their schools today. "The Junior Cert is an important milestone for students and provides invaluable guidance about each student's interests and strengths as they prepare for the Leaving Certificate and beyond". (more...)
Man City routs Liverpool 5-0, Man United's perfect start end Man City routs Liverpool 5-0, Man United's perfect start end
- September 13, 2017

City midfielder Kevin De Bruyne said: "I think the beginning was difficult, the intensity of the first half was very hard". City had taken the lead prior to this incident when Kevin De Bruyne's ideal pass sent Sergio Aguero through to round Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet. (more...)
UCL: Conte Savours 'Lots Of Goodies' In Chelsea's Win Vs Qarabag UCL: Conte Savours 'Lots Of Goodies' In Chelsea's Win Vs Qarabag
- September 13, 2017

Blues boss Antonio Conte used the lead to rest some legs, with Eden Hazard and Bakayoko replacing Pedro and N'Golo Kante. I saw great commitment, focus and concentration right from the start. "They have a lot of players who play for the national team". "For sure he knew very well my style of football and for this reason I made a decision to start with him", Conte said. (more...)
Impax Laboratories (IPXL) Receives Media Impact Rating of 0.19
- September 13, 2017

About 274,034 shares traded. About shares traded. Impax Laboratories Inc (NASDAQ: IPXL ) has declined 49.01% since September 12, 2016 and is downtrending. The firm has "Buy" rating by BMO Capital Markets given on Thursday, June 15. The stock experienced a rise in short interest between July 31, 2017 and August 15, 2017 of 25.65%. (more...)
David Thompson makes a prediction about Sadio Mane
- September 13, 2017

I didn't expect something different, ' said the Liverpool manager. Yet, commander Vincent Kompany missed preparing on Tuesday and is relied upon to miss the Champions League opener with Feyenoord with a calf strain that precluded him of the diversion against Liverpool . (more...)
WADA Clears 95 Russian Athletes Suspected of Doping Violations WADA Clears 95 Russian Athletes Suspected of Doping Violations
- September 13, 2017

RUSADA was declared "non-compliant" with global sport's anti-doping code in November 2015 in the wake of the report by professor Richard McLaren which uncovered widespread doping in Russian sport. A day prior to the opening ceremony of the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics, the International Olympic Committee barred 167 Russian athletes from participating on account of doping charges and a blanket ban for the paralympic team. (more...)
Ederson: Manchester City goalkeeper returns to training Ederson: Manchester City goalkeeper returns to training
- September 13, 2017

Domestic rivals Ajax and PSV have already been knocked out of continental competition this season and the Rotterdammers will do well to avoid the same fate having been pitted in a tough looking Group F. Toure was left out of the squad by Guardiola and the manager raised fresh doubts over the veteran midfielder's future by refusing to make public why. (more...)
Philippe Coutinho: Liverpool star has to prove himself again - Jose Enrique
- September 13, 2017

The 25-year-old's return was delayed due to a back injury that cleared up in time for him to feature for the Brazil national team in the recent worldwide break but he did not play a part in Liverpool's heavy defeat to Manchester City at the weekend. (more...)
Luis Garcia: Liverpool can win the Champions League this year
- September 13, 2017

Therefore, bookmakers can withdraw these offers due to overwhelming demand. "I'm not sure if I'm disappointed, I didn't expect anything different". Check websites for full T&Cs. Sadio Mane's red card in Saturday's game at Manchester City was a hammer blow for Liverpool , but the 5-0 defeat was made even more depressing for manager Jurgen Klopp as he is now facing up to the prospect of losing his star man for three matches. (more...)
Brooklyn Nets Signing Tyler Zeller To 2-Year Deal Brooklyn Nets Signing Tyler Zeller To 2-Year Deal
- September 13, 2017

Terms of the deal were not disclosed. He was waived by the Celtics this past offseason, coming off a campaign in which he contributed just 3.5 points and 2.4 rebounds per night in limited minutes off the bench. In five National Basketball Association seasons, which included his first two in Cleveland, Zeller has averaged seven points and 4.4 rebounds. He averaged a career-high 10.2 points to go along with 5.7 rebounds and 1.4 assists in 21.1 minutes a game. (more...)
Team regulars sit out Arsenal training ahead of Europa League match Team regulars sit out Arsenal training ahead of Europa League match
- September 13, 2017

Arsenal have won two and lost two of their first four Premier League games of the season, with their 4-0 defeat at Liverpool prior to the worldwide break particularly alarming supporters that an injection of cash was needed. The 26-year-old was dropped to the bench for Arsenal's disastrous 4-0 drubbing at the hands of Liverpool on August 27 but is now back in favour, with Arsenal set to play Cologne in the Europa League on Thursday. (more...)
Packers release Gunter, reinstate Allison Packers release Gunter, reinstate Allison
- September 13, 2017

However, buried deep on the cornerback depth chart, Gunter's number was pretty easy to call for cutting by the Packers. Gunter was an undrafted free agent in 2015 and because of injuries became the #1 corner back at the end of last season. (more...)
Barcelona coach Valverde hails 2-goal Messi: He makes things happen Barcelona coach Valverde hails 2-goal Messi: He makes things happen
- September 13, 2017

The Old Lady didn't have anything efficient against Lionel Messi who scored two goals and in some occasions showed his magic. When asked if he could become Messi's team-mate in future, Dybala told a news conference: "He's already my team-mate for Argentina but I'm really good at Juventus , although I don't know what's going to happen in the future". (more...)
Indianapolis Colts QB Andrew Luck ruled out of Week 2 Indianapolis Colts QB Andrew Luck ruled out of Week 2
- September 13, 2017

Less than 24 hours after watching his team self-destruct, Pagano returned to the team complex with no new information about Andrew Luck's expected return, a full-fledged quarterback controversy raging among the fan base and a different perspective about the possibility of a quarterback switch. (more...)
Hurricane Irma: Cranes Collapse in Downtown Miami Hurricane Irma: Cranes Collapse in Downtown Miami
- September 13, 2017

Here's yet another unintended home delivery, courtesy of Hurricane Irma: A Coral Springs woman ended up giving birth on her bathroom floor . Mom and baby were both taken to a hospital Sunday morning, when it was safe for emergency crews to go out. (more...)
Messi hits Brace as Barca thrash Juve Messi hits Brace as Barca thrash Juve
- September 13, 2017

I do not know what will happen in the future. Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu has revealed Lionel Messi has already penned his new four-year contract, while Andres Iniesta has also agreed an extension. This is likely Buffon's final season, and the 39-year-old goalkeeper is not having an easy time of it. Against Barcelona, Juventus was without injured defender Giorgio Chiellini, forward Mario Mandzukic and midfielder Sami Khedira. (more...)
Mets 2018 schedule: Season opens vs. Cardinals at Citi Field Mets 2018 schedule: Season opens vs. Cardinals at Citi Field
- September 13, 2017

Twenty of the final 23 games will come against NL East foes, including a four-game set at Nationals Park from September 20-23. The home schedule will be highlighted by visits from the American League East in Interleague play. The Nationals' road slate features three West Coast swings, starting with an L.A. -San Francisco visit in April (Mets, April 16-18; Dodgers, April 20-22; Giants April 23-25). (more...)
Saints matchup against Vikings unhappy homecoming for Adrian Peterson Saints matchup against Vikings unhappy homecoming for Adrian Peterson
- September 13, 2017

The situation caused months of speculation and curiosity about how the Saints would balance the workload between the two backs. After the game, Cook met Peterson for the first time . While Peterson and Ingram carried the ball the same number of times , they were not on the field an equal amount. That spoiled the return of running back Peterson, who signed with the Saints as a free agent in the off season. (more...)
Texans starting rookie Deshaun Watson against Bengals on Thursday night Texans starting rookie Deshaun Watson against Bengals on Thursday night
- September 13, 2017

The Texans haven't named a quarterback for Thursday night's game against the Bengals, but Bengals coach Marvin Lewis has an idea about which direction Bill O'Brien will be going. Savage could barely get the ball out of his hands in the first half being sacked six times. At the same time, he also struggled to move the offense for stretches and looked very much like a work in progress. (more...)
Nine former Broncos among Pro Football Hall of Fame's 2018 class nominees Nine former Broncos among Pro Football Hall of Fame's 2018 class nominees
- September 13, 2017

James played 11 National Football League seasons, including his first seven with the Indianapolis Colts. However, the most logical explanation seems to be a pretty classic case of identity confusion, where the Giants' Steve Smith was forgotten while the accolades of the Panthers' Steve Smith, with his name right there on the ballot, caused the nominators to forget about that pesky five-year rule. (more...)
Leipzig to offer Werner new deal to ward off Real Madrid interest Leipzig to offer Werner new deal to ward off Real Madrid interest
- September 13, 2017

The striker, who has drawn comparisons with Germany legend Miroslav Klose, has scored six goals in only eight games for his country and Spanish newspaper AS again suggested on Tuesday that Madrid could make a move for him after the 2018 World Cup. (more...)