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Danny Welbeck succumbs to yet another injury Danny Welbeck succumbs to yet another injury
- September 21, 2017

He will miss tonight's Carabao Cup game with Doncaster Rovers as well as Premier League matches with West Bromwich Albion and Brighton and Hove Albion. We needed this, we were due one and we showed that we are able to come away from home and compete against the best teams in the league. But the manager confirmed that both Calum Chambers and Jack Wilshere will be in the squad to face the League One side. (more...)
'The Raging Bull' Legendary Boxer Jake LaMotta Dies at 95 'The Raging Bull' Legendary Boxer Jake LaMotta Dies at 95
- September 21, 2017

LaMotta admitted to his frustration after years of toiling away on the circuit and defeating highly ranked boxers in a wide range of weight classes. LaMotta would fight against other children in the neighborhood, and the adults would throw money in the ring during the bout. (more...)
From misfit to mainstay: Henrikh Mkhitaryan's Manchester United transformation
- September 21, 2017

The Spaniard finished with three saves on the day en route to keeping a fourth clean sheet in five Premier League games . That's according to John Giles, who won the First Division title twice with Leeds United in 1969 and 1974. Chelsea's trophy haul is considerably more impressive, with the Gunners financial figures set to take a further hammering next summer when big money signings Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil are likely to leave on free transfers when their contracts expire. (more...)
Rain puts brake on practice, Dhoni wields a pistol instead of bat Rain puts brake on practice, Dhoni wields a pistol instead of bat
- September 21, 2017

Australia had brought in local bowler KK Jiyas ahead of Sunday's (17) game to practise facing a left-arm wrist spinner and Smith said the performance in Chennai was disappointing but that his side have got to be ready for more. "You never like to be hit for three sixes in a row", Zampa said. You can disagree but using abusive language and talking about things that are out of context will only lead to more hatred on social media. (more...)
Reds face battle with Tottenham for Werder Bremen wonderkid David Philipp Reds face battle with Tottenham for Werder Bremen wonderkid David Philipp
- September 21, 2017

Its corps of strikers includes Aron Johannsson , who played for the United States of America at the 2014 World Cup but has played only four minutes in five games this season. "Josh will have time to adapt to the club and the city and at the start, he will train with the U23s". "It makes it all the more satisfying that we've been able to convince him about Bremen's philosophy, despite the interest from many of Europe's top clubs". (more...)
FIFA Launches Investigation Into Chelsea, Manchester City Over Youth Signing FIFA Launches Investigation Into Chelsea, Manchester City Over Youth Signing
- September 21, 2017

City are banned from signing certain academy players from English clubs after being found guilty of breaching Premier League youth development rules over the signing of two players. Chelsea were sanctioned with a transfer ban in the past, following the 2009 signing of Gael Kakuta from French outfit Lens, though the decision was later overturned following an appeal. (more...)
O'Brien: Lions coaches 'overtrained' team O'Brien: Lions coaches 'overtrained' team
- September 21, 2017

The 30-year-old said the midfield pairing of Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell were "running our attack shape" by the end of the tour. " "On the first week (of the first Test), we had a triple day, lads' legs were heavy on the Thursday and we were playing the All Blacks on Saturday." So maybe it's more (from) a coaching point of view, in terms of taking lessons. (more...)
Chelsea's Andreas Christensen feels he has won Antonio Conte's trust Chelsea's Andreas Christensen feels he has won Antonio Conte's trust
- September 21, 2017

The suspension meant the former Paris Saint-Germain centre-back missed out on the Londeners' 5-1 demolition of Nottingham Forest on Wednesday night, and will serve the remainder of this three-match ban when his side travel to Stoke City and entertain Manchester City before the end of this month. (more...)
Luck Still Not Cleared To Practice, Ruled Out Of Browns Game Luck Still Not Cleared To Practice, Ruled Out Of Browns Game
- September 21, 2017

Pagano: You know as much as we do. "Can't go down 0-3". I'm sorry to sound like a broken record but that's what we do. Hilton's memory is correct; he's never been part of a 0-3 team. The Colts need to get this win against the Browns so whenever Luck is ready to go, they'll have some momentum for him going forward. Head Coach Chuck Pagano understands how big of a week this is for his team, telling reporters , "We all understand the magnitude of it and the urgency". (more...)
Karim Benzema signs new Real Madrid contract Karim Benzema signs new Real Madrid contract
- September 21, 2017

Benzema will speak to the media at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Santiago Bernabéu. Karim Benzema has signed a new deal keeping him at Real Madrid until 2021, the La Liga side have announced. The French forward has a goal and an assist in nine matches this year for Real Madrid . "Proud and happy to remain part of this handsome adventure in the best club in the world @KBNueve2021 #realmadrid", Benzema tweeted Wednesday . (more...)
Romelu Lukaku comments on goal tease aimed at Everton fans Romelu Lukaku comments on goal tease aimed at Everton fans
- September 21, 2017

They also lost 3-0 to Italy's Atalanta in the Europa League last week. With Paul Pogba out, he's started the season really well. Townsend reckons United can challenge local rivals Manchester City for Premier League glory this season. (more...)
Brian Cookson ousted from UCI presidency as David Lappartient wins vote Brian Cookson ousted from UCI presidency as David Lappartient wins vote
- September 21, 2017

The voters included nine delegates each from Africa, the Americas and Asia, with three more from Oceania. Lappartient is the former head of the European Cycling Union and counted strong support from national federations from around the Continent. (more...)
Here is the Drawing Result for Carabao Cup Fourth Round
- September 21, 2017

The Brazilian, who suffered facial wounds after a clash with Liverpool's Sadio Mane earlier this month, could make way for Claudio Bravo, in keeping with Guardiola's previous 'keeper rotation policy in this competition. The big omission from Pulis' side will be England worldwide Jake Livermore , who has been given an extended break by The Baggies . "I'm not going to be critical", Pulis said after the game. (more...)
Aaron Altherr leads Phillies past slumping Dodgers 7-5
- September 21, 2017

Philadelphia Phillies youngblood Rhys Hoskins went 2-for-3 with four runs batted in during Tuesday's 6-2 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers . "I thought we did a lot of things well", Roberts said after his team's 20th loss in 25 games. (more...)
Antonio Conte: What I really think about Man United this season Antonio Conte: What I really think about Man United this season
- September 21, 2017

The goalkeeper came up with some big saves in yesterday's 4-0 win over Everton to either keep United in the lead or from Everton gaining momentum. They have not yet reached the heights that City have, but it's a fine line, and neither team has had a real test yet. (more...)
Forlan slams PSG's Brazilians: Dani Alves is Neymar's b****! Forlan slams PSG's Brazilians: Dani Alves is Neymar's b****!
- September 21, 2017

According to Forlan, Neymar would never have treated Lionel Messi the way he did PSG team-mate Cavani. The pair clashed again when Cavani refused Neymar's request to take a spot-kick, only to see his own shot saved by Anthony Lopes. (more...)
Cleveland Browns RB Isaiah Crowell thinks about getting paid: Cleveland Browns RB Isaiah Crowell thinks about getting paid: "all the time"
- September 21, 2017

They're resilient, tough and they just keep playing. Which makes you scratch your head over their decision to waive Zach Banner , a right tackle from USC they drafted in the fourth round. "But a good quarterback has to be accurate to get his team to win". SEIZE THE DAY: Wide receiver Rashard Higgins , elevated by the Browns from the practice squad lasts week, made the most of his opportunity. (more...)
Open Cup champs: Winning culture drives Sporting KC Open Cup champs: Winning culture drives Sporting KC
- September 21, 2017

Sporting KC joined the Seattle Sounders and Chicago Fire as MLS's two four-time Open Cup winners. Sporting KC won the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup Wednesday night by beating the New York Red Bulls , 2-1, at Children's Mercy Park in Kansas City, Kansas. (more...)
Premier League defends record in improving facilities for disabled fans Premier League defends record in improving facilities for disabled fans
- September 21, 2017

On paper, it is then nearly plain sailing for Pep Guardiola's side, as they face the likes of Stoke and Burnley before welcoming Arsenal to Manchester in their last arguably tough fixture before the derby . Last season, he said heading into the Manchester Derby League Cup match that United were fired up to get revenge for losing the league meeting in September . (more...)
Georgia Bulldogs Face Mississippi State In Athens Saturday Evening Georgia Bulldogs Face Mississippi State In Athens Saturday Evening
- September 21, 2017

There were a lot of fun memories from doing those kind of things. The Bulldogs hosted LSU and handed them a 37-7 loss in one of the more surprising outcomes of the weekend. Before 1911, Vanderbilt and Kentucky held 3-0 records in the same season four times, but Mississippi State's only 3-0 start pre-1911 (1903) didn't coincide with those campaigns. (more...)
Carabao Cup: Welbeck Out For A Month, Ozil To Miss Doncaster Clash Carabao Cup: Welbeck Out For A Month, Ozil To Miss Doncaster Clash
- September 21, 2017

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger provided injury updates on Theo Walcott and Calum Chambers following the 1-0 win over Doncaster in the third round of Carabao Cup . The Gunners will just see this as a reserve game, something which has certainly benefitted Jack Wilshere . You would think Arsenal could not mess up this one against a League One team who have not won for six matches and now sit sixth bottom in their division. (more...)
A 2 Minute Compilation Of Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's 'Shocking' Highlights Go Viral A 2 Minute Compilation Of Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's 'Shocking' Highlights Go Viral
- September 21, 2017

Oxlade-Chamblerlain was made to wait for his full debut for Liverpool but he was finally handed his first start of the season during the Reds' 2-0 loss to Leicester at the King Power Stadium in the League Cup on Tuesday night. Oxlade-Chamberlain didn't have the best of nights, perhaps summed up by a late wayward pass as Liverpool went in search of a goal that would reduce the two goal deficit. (more...)
Arsene Wenger: 'David Luiz deserved red card' Arsene Wenger: 'David Luiz deserved red card'
- September 21, 2017

There is a consensus that the Blues' players have been victims of refereeing inconsistency this season, but no action will be taken just yet as Chelsea aim to move forward with the belief that their squad does not need to be reminded of the expectations at the club. (more...)
Viacom, Inc. (VIAB), Centene Corporation
- September 21, 2017

About shares traded. TransCanada Corporation (USA) (NYSE:TRP) has risen 15.03% since September 20, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 15.86% the S&P500. Barclays Capital maintained the stock with "Equal-Weight" rating in Wednesday, January 6 report. The other 11, though not evenly; between analysts who think you should buy Centene Corporation versus those who think you should sell it. (more...)
Lopetegui: Costa needs to sort his future out Lopetegui: Costa needs to sort his future out
- September 21, 2017

Discussing his prospects with the national side, Lopetegui made it clear he couldn't now consider him for selection due to his lack of recent involvement on the pitch. The current impasse between Costa and Chelsea means the striker is unlikely to ever feature for the club again. Costa is trying to force through a move back to former side Atletico Madrid , but the Spanish side are unable to sign any new players until the winter window because of transfer embargo. (more...)
James Corden blasted for smooching Trump's chump James Corden blasted for smooching Trump's chump
- September 21, 2017

Hollywood got a serious tongue lashing for its wholehearted embrace of Sean Spicer at the Emmys on Sunday night, with late-night host James Corden taking particular flak for laying a kiss on the former press secretary. "This will be the largest audience to witness the Emmys , period - both in person and around the world", he said . "I'm disappointed by this photo as well ", he said, explaining that he hears all the comment made on Twitter. (more...)
Mourinho confirms he will rest only four players v Burton Mourinho confirms he will rest only four players v Burton
- September 21, 2017

The 19-year-old England striker produced two lethal finishes in the opening 20 minutes and Jesse Lingard killed the tie off before halftime with a deflected effort. United thrashed Everton 40-0 in their last League game and will carry a lot of positives from the win. As the hour approached Mourinho was moved to applause by a twinkle-toed dance through Burton's defence by Martial that would have produced a fine goal if not for Ripley's save. (more...)
Charles Clay (knee) limited at Bills' practice Wednesday Charles Clay (knee) limited at Bills' practice Wednesday
- September 21, 2017

With a defensive background, McDermott feels for those players. "So I think you need to give it a little more time before you start saying, you know, what's what and who's who, if that makes sense". Coach McDermott realizes that it's not going to be easy to win games when the team can't find the end zone. Staying back after practice, talking over film, just trying to get on the same page and making sure we're seeing the same thing. (more...)
Raul Mondesi sentenced on corruption chargers in Dominican Republic Raul Mondesi sentenced on corruption chargers in Dominican Republic
- September 21, 2017

He initially ran on the ballot of the Dominican Liberation Party, but switched to the Dominican Revolutionary Party over a year later. That would be the longest period of time that Mondesi would spend with a franchise during his Major League Baseball career, as he played two-plus seasons with the Toronto Blue Jays after being traded to the team in November 1999. (more...)
Rockies shutout by Giants at worst possible time Rockies shutout by Giants at worst possible time
- September 21, 2017

And if ever a team needed some levity, it's the Rockies, who have now lost three straight, including this two-game sweep by the Giants, and who have seen their once-comfortable lead for the National League's second wild card evaporate to remain just one game over Milwaukee. (more...)