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Mane disagrees with Liverpool legend over red card Mane disagrees with Liverpool legend over red card
- September 15, 2017

I made contact [with him] but it was not what I wanted to do so I apologised to him. "We can not change this and it's a sport where this happens". Liverpool suffered a humiliating 5-0 loss to Manchester City as Pep Guardiola's side picked apart the opposition defence albeit aided by Sadio Mane's sending off. (more...)
Mou United back in style to the Champions; Messi beats Buffon Mou United back in style to the Champions; Messi beats Buffon
- September 15, 2017

Barcelona were in a state of crisis at the start of the season and in many ways still are, at least institutionally , but have enjoyed an emphatic start to the season on the pitch with Messi at the heart of it all. Substitute Fellaini, who came on for the injured Paul Pogba, opened the scoring for his side ten minutes before the half-time with a header. United looks to be the team to beat in Group A, which also contains Benfica and CSKA Moscow, but Mourinho won't be taking it easy. (more...)
Cowboys coveted Paxton Lynch, 'settled' for Dak Prescott Cowboys coveted Paxton Lynch, 'settled' for Dak Prescott
- September 15, 2017

When it comes to the NFL Draft, anything can happen. The good news is that their run defense, which ranked 26th in the National Football League lasts season, looked much improved in Week 1. Even though Lee is good in coverage, having him do all of the aforementioned things is a positive for Dallas' defense. That's because there are three players whose play is on the rise and and another one to be reckoned with. (more...)
Champions League: Why I dropped Herrera for Basel game - Mourinho Champions League: Why I dropped Herrera for Basel game - Mourinho
- September 15, 2017

I don't like it. Flicks and tricks. You gamble a little bit. After he had hit the post and played a part in Ivan Rakitic's second goal, Messi beat Buffon again to round off the commanding win. He made 51 appearances last season scoring nine times and United won the EFL Cup, and Europa League with Pogba starring in the Final against Ajax . (more...)
Free NFL Picks: Detroit vs NY Giants Week 2 Predictions 09/18/17
- September 15, 2017

Ameer Abdullah turned his team-leading 15 carries into 30 yards while Dwayne Washington added 22 yards on 6 carries of his own. Marvin Jones Jr. and Theo Riddick also caught a touchdown pass from Stafford in the win. Detroit is 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games against the NFC and 2-6 ATS in their last 8 road games while the under is 9-2 in their last 11 games overall. (more...)
Iborra tips Sevilla at Liverpool Iborra tips Sevilla at Liverpool
- September 15, 2017

Coutinho is yet to taste victory against Sevilla, starting in the 3-1 defeat in Basel in 2016, as well as playing in Espanyol's 1-1 draw in 2012, while on loan with the Barcelona outfit. While Firmino got Liverpool on the board with a first-half equaliser, he also missed a penalty late in the half which would have doubled the Reds' lead. (more...)
Paris and Los Angeles confirmed as Olympics hosts in 2024 and 2028 Paris and Los Angeles confirmed as Olympics hosts in 2024 and 2028
- September 15, 2017

In 1984, Tehran pulled out in their attempt to bring the Games to the Middle-East. In a drama-free conclusion to a three-year bidding race, International Olympic Committee members voted unanimously to rubber-stamp a deal hashed out in July for Paris to be given 2024 and Los Angeles 2028. (more...)
Fuchs suffers freak eye injury in Leicester training Fuchs suffers freak eye injury in Leicester training
- September 15, 2017

Until he has seen the specialist, I would like to hold back and see how he is. In fact, the injury was sustained when a ball was hit against a training pole which subsequently struck the Austrian global in the eye. "Unfortunately, it's still an ongoing process", he said. "He can't train with the group". You know he was at the game on Saturday. He has trained with our sports science department. (more...)
Fernando Llorente: Mauricio Pochettino convinced me to join Spurs over Chelsea Fernando Llorente: Mauricio Pochettino convinced me to join Spurs over Chelsea
- September 14, 2017

Fernando Llorente has revealed that a last-minute call from Mauricio Pochettino proved instrumental in the Spaniard's move to Tottenham Hotspur instead of Chelsea . He is a World Cup victor, a Euro 2012 victor, he's got a lot of experience for Juventus and he had a great season with Swansea - he helped save them [from relegation]. (more...)
Acorda Therapeutics Incorporated (NASDAQ:ACOR) Has Increase in Shorts
- September 15, 2017

The stock declined 0.39% or $0.37 reaching $95.59 on the news. Tci Wealth Advisors Inc holds 102 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Short interest decreased from 7,829,995 to 7,181,457 over that period. Sei Investments Company holds 0.01% or 91,755 shares. Blackrock reported 0% stake. As of quarter end Malaga Cove Capital, LLC had bought 4,422 shares growing its position 8.7%. (more...)
Ignyta's (RXDX) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Cantor Fitzgerald
- September 14, 2017

Ignyta, Inc . ( RXDX ) lies in the middle of a very wide and weak rising trend in the short term and issued considerable signs about additional rally. Jefferies initiated it with "Buy" rating and $18 target in Friday, October 23 report. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.54 in Q4 2016. Its down 0.19, from 1.73 in 2016Q3. (more...)
American stars Alex Morgan, Megan Rapinoe donating salaries to charity American stars Alex Morgan, Megan Rapinoe donating salaries to charity
- September 14, 2017

Manchester United star Juan Mata made headlines recently when he promised to donate 1% of his Manchester United salary to charity. As two of the most familiar faces in women's football, Megan Rapinoe and Alex Morgan say they hope to represent the diversity of the Mata-led scheme. (more...)
Lions fan banned from games after racist Snapchat went viral Lions fan banned from games after racist Snapchat went viral
- September 14, 2017

The fan posted a Snapchat video of two fans sitting during the national anthem, featuring a voice-over that said the fans should leave the country. The fan, who could not be reached for comment by the Free Press, initially denied posting the photo or writing the caption, Fox 2 Detroit reported , before "seemingly chang (ing) his story" on a Facebook page that has since been deleted. (more...)
Bernstein Upgrades Rating On Huntington Bancshares Incorpora (HBAN) To Bernstein Upgrades Rating On Huntington Bancshares Incorpora (HBAN) To "Outperform"
- September 14, 2017

This is a change of 0.51% from open which creates a gap of -0.08%. Over a month, it has seen its stock price volatility to stay at 2.08% while shortening the period to a week, volatility was 1.63%. Brown Advisory Securities Ltd Limited Liability Company has invested 0.04% in Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN). Several analysts recently commented on HBAN shares. (more...)
UFC strips Jones of title, Cormier reinstated as champion UFC strips Jones of title, Cormier reinstated as champion
- September 14, 2017

The UFC has stripped its light heavyweight title from Jon Jones for the third time and reinstated Daniel Cormier as the 205-pound champion after Jones' latest failed doping test. On Wednesday morning, the California State Athletic Commission (CSAC) overturned the fight to a no contest - no longer a win for Jones. The commission could hold a hearing on Jones' case as early as October and he may go to arbitration with USADA over any potential punishment being handed down. (more...)
Chelsea crushes debutants Qarabag Chelsea crushes debutants Qarabag
- September 14, 2017

It was a good beginning Tuesday for English clubs at the Champions League as Chelsea thumped debutants Qarabag 6-0 while Manchester United celebrated their return to the tournament with a 3-0 win against FC Basel. Chelsea was only occupied by domestic duties last season , and it cruised to the Premier League title by seven points. I don't like it, flicks and tricks, ' he said. (more...)
Bulls will add Diamond Stone to training camp roster Bulls will add Diamond Stone to training camp roster
- September 14, 2017

Stone was a second-round pick in 2016 who averaged 1.4 points in 3.4 minutes in seven games for the Clippers last season, a portion of which he also spent in the G-League, where he averaged 16.2 points and 7.0 rebounds in 13 games for Santa Cruz and Salt Lake City. (more...)
Nikki Bella Talks Rough DWTS Rehearsals, Ronda Rousey Meets The Singh Brothers Nikki Bella Talks Rough DWTS Rehearsals, Ronda Rousey Meets The Singh Brothers
- September 14, 2017

Rousey put over Shayna Baszler's effort to get to the finals of the tournament... She was also supported by Rowdy's fellow partners Jessamyn Duke and Marina Shafir, which led to speculation the "The Four Horsewomen " of UFC would make the move from octagon to the wrestling ring. (more...)
Korea Open: Sindhu, Sameer enter quarterfinals Korea Open: Sindhu, Sameer enter quarterfinals
- September 14, 2017

The World Championships silver medallist improved her 1-1 record against World No. 16, who had defeated the Hyderabadi shuttler at Syed Modi International a year ago. Meanwhile, Hong Kong Super Series finalist and Syed Modi Grand Prix Gold victor, Sameer defeated Hong Kong's Wong Wing Ki Vincent 21-19 21-13 in just 41 minutes. (more...)
VW e-Golf with upgraded battery pack starts at $31315 VW e-Golf with upgraded battery pack starts at $31315
- September 14, 2017

The 2017 e-Golf plug-in electric vehicle - which has been restyled to more fully compliment a coming refreshening of VW's entire Golf family of vehicles - now features an upgraded electric motor producing 134 hp and 214 pounds-feet of torque. (more...)
Neymar: This Star Will Only Get Better At PSG Neymar: This Star Will Only Get Better At PSG
- September 14, 2017

Scroll through the gallery above to see the best pictures as Neymar shows off his new Paris mansion on Instagram . Speaking after his side's 5-0 Champions League demolition of Celtic, via Goal , Neymar was quick to deny suggestions that his desire to win the Ballon d'Or is more important to him than winning club honours with his new side, PSG. (more...)
South Africa Student Fights To Keep Thesis During Robbery South Africa Student Fights To Keep Thesis During Robbery
- September 14, 2017

Ms Ntusi, a medical scientist at the National Health Laboratory Service, had her molecular zoology master's thesis on a hard drive when a auto drew up beside her and two men jumped out, one brandishing a gun. "I was thinking of all those things and I just couldn't let go. They were trying to put me in the auto, I think, but I made myself so heavy that they just gave up". (more...)
Chiefs vs. Eagles: 5 questions with Eagles Wire about Sunday's game
- September 14, 2017

Teams can get interior pressure against Kelce with powerful inside rushers. Taking that into account, the Kansas City Chiefs opened as only 1 point favorites on a neutral field and 4 point favorites overall playing at Arrowhead Stadium on Sunday, per Sportsbook Review . (more...)
Dalvin Cook breaks Minnesota Vikings rookie debut rushing record Dalvin Cook breaks Minnesota Vikings rookie debut rushing record
- September 14, 2017

He is in his second year with Pat Shurmur, who also was his coordinator with the St. Louis Rams in 2010 and Philadelphia Eagles in 2015. "Guys made catches in the passing game, and we got the running game going". "I thought our tempo was great". Bradford was listed as limited in practice Wednesday because of a knee injury, but there was no obvious sign of trouble during the game. (more...)
Ravens Place Danny Woodhead on Injured Reserve, Bring Up Jeremy Langford Ravens Place Danny Woodhead on Injured Reserve, Bring Up Jeremy Langford
- September 14, 2017

Langford, 25, began last season as the Bears' starting running back, but suffered an ankle injury in Week 3, which opened the door for breakout rookie Jordan Howard . The Ravens signed Woodhead to a three-year, $8.8 million contract this offseason but there is an opt-out clause in the deal following the 2017 season, according to Spotrac . (more...)
5 best Week 2 National Football League games 5 best Week 2 National Football League games
- September 14, 2017

Both teams are coming into this game fresh off a Week 1 win. The Vikings not only have one fewer day than usual to prepare because their game was on a Monday night, but they have to spend one of their prep days traveling from Minneapolis to Pittsburgh. (more...)
Mauricio Pellegrino: 'Virgil van Dijk was one of Southampton leaders' Mauricio Pellegrino: 'Virgil van Dijk was one of Southampton leaders'
- September 14, 2017

The stopper was forced to train alone during pre-season and the start of his side's Premier League campaign, though he did line out for the Saints' U23s this past Monday night as they got hammered 4-0 by Aston Villa. "For me the captain is something that the team-mates decide and something that you have to deserve", the Argentinian boss added. "Now when he is not playing you can not give the captaincy to someone whose not playing but obviously Virgil is. (more...)
Longhorns Take Shot At USC Ahead Of Week 3 Game Longhorns Take Shot At USC Ahead Of Week 3 Game
- September 14, 2017

That was, of course, the game quarterback Vince Young won for the Longhorns in the final seconds on fourth down, ending the Trojans' 34-game winning streak. And if the NCAA ordered that all game participation be wiped clean, this wouldn't be the first time records have been altered in media guide material. (more...)
Madrid agree Rodrigo deal Madrid agree Rodrigo deal
- September 14, 2017

Real Madrid recently signed another Brazilian youngster in the form of Vinicius Junior from Flamengo for a reported fee of £35m. The 25-year-old is now an indispensable member of Real's starting XI, and allows Luka Modric the license to roam free, while still coming up with an attacking threat himself. (more...)
Marcelo Signs New Contract With Real Madrid Marcelo Signs New Contract With Real Madrid
- September 14, 2017

Isco's previous deal was set to run out at the end of this season, but the Spanish international's extension will end any rumours of a possible summer move. A statement on Real's official website said: " Real Madrid CF and Marcelo have agreed to extend the player's contract, which will see him remain at the club until June 30, 2022". (more...)