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Own goals help Barcelona win 3-0 at Girona to increase lead Own goals help Barcelona win 3-0 at Girona to increase lead
- September 24, 2017

Girona succeeded in stopping Barcelona star Lionel Messi from scoring. Cristiano Ronaldo, who is yet to score in La Liga this season, and Alaves substitute Alfonso Pedraza both struck the woodwork twice, while Sergio Ramos fired over an open goal late on. (more...)
Jason Verrett Reportedly Out for Season for Surgery on Knee Injury Jason Verrett Reportedly Out for Season for Surgery on Knee Injury
- September 24, 2017

He missed last week's Dolphins game and was going to to miss Sunday's game against the Chiefs, too. According to ESPN.com, Verrett has made the decision to undergo season-ending knee surgery . Verrett then appeared in the team's loss in Denver before Anthony Lynn and the Chargers saw something was wrong. "It was never right in my opinion just watching him in practice", Lynn said. (more...)
Lions Sign Coach Jim Caldwell to Multi-Year Extension
- September 24, 2017

If Detroit can make the playoffs again-or better yet, build on their achievements by winning the division or advancing to the second round of the postseason-we won't be hearing "Fire Caldwell", or "Same Old Lions" again for a long time. Caldwell, 62, was set to enter the 2017 season in the final year of his deal. The Lions are now set for the future with quarterback Matthew Stafford - the highest-paid player in the National Football League - and Caldwell locked up long term. (more...)
Starting against Manchester City Starting against Manchester City
- September 24, 2017

Benteke's injury means that he will certainly miss next week's clash against Manchester United as Palace travel to Old Trafford next Saturday . He flicked it over the head of Scott Dann and slid a shot through the legs of Wayne Hennessey . (more...)
South Carolina's late field goal tops Louisiana Tech, 17-16 South Carolina's late field goal tops Louisiana Tech, 17-16
- September 24, 2017

Jake Bentley led his Gamecocks down the field with 55 seconds remaining to hit a game-winning field goal with 7 seconds on the clock. Bentley finished 21-of-31 passing for 254 yards and a touchdown. After Week 2, this looked like it could potentially be a breakout season for Muschamp's SC team, going 2-0 with wins over N.C. State and Missouri. The Gamecocks offense came alive in the fourth quarter with two straight touchdowns, including a Ty'Son Williams 35-yard touchdown run to give SC ... (more...)
Stoke City vs Chelsea Stoke City vs Chelsea
- September 24, 2017

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has said that he is happy to have claimed victory over a tough opponent following his side's 4-0 win at Stoke City this afternoon. "It's great he got a hat-trick". Costa without the attitude, in other words. Costa also contributed to eight goals in his first six games, suggesting that Chelsea have lost nothing of their potency since his departure. (more...)
A breathtaking Dybala helped Juve mortify Torino in Derby della Mole ! A breathtaking Dybala helped Juve mortify Torino in Derby della Mole !
- September 24, 2017

Manager Sinisa Mihajlovic ambitious summer signings: goalkeeper, Salvatore Sirigu , Lyon defender, Nicolas Nkoulou, and other veteran Serie A players such as Tomas Rincon, Nicolas Burdisso, and M'Baye Niang seems to be a big hit so far. Torino threatened when a desperate block from Giorgio Chiellini prevented Iago Falque's strike reaching its target, but parity did not last much longer as the hosts took the lead. (more...)
Amazon And Facebook Likely To Bid For Premier League Streaming Rights Amazon And Facebook Likely To Bid For Premier League Streaming Rights
- September 24, 2017

David De Gea is doing wonders in goal and Mourinho has more options at centre-back with Victor Lindelof's arrival. Liverpool have settled the case by paying Stoke the compensation that would have been owed had they completed the signing of the player, who formally departed the Stoke system believing he had a place at Liverpool and would have his schooling paid for by his new club only for the deal to fall through. (more...)
Warriors defend Kevin Durant after embarrassing Twitter gaffe Warriors defend Kevin Durant after embarrassing Twitter gaffe
- September 24, 2017

Durant has since apologized for the incident and just generally feels pretty bad about people thinking he has multiple Twitter accounts or a poor understanding of the third person perspective in the English language. The Warriors era continued. The Thunder will be one of the NBA's best this season. Yet, with comments like these so pervasive, it doesn't seem like that long ago when Durant packed his bags. (more...)
Chelsea boss Conte gives update on Bakayoko following auto crash Chelsea boss Conte gives update on Bakayoko following auto crash
- September 24, 2017

Pedro sat out training for most of the week but will be part of the squad to face Stoke . He is expecting to return in late October or early November. However, they have also lined up in the 3-5-2 formation on a few occasions this term. Ryan Shawcross (back) and Geoff Cameron (hamstring) are still injured, while Kurt Zouma is ineligible to play against his parent club. (more...)
Rashford reveals rivalry with Martial Rashford reveals rivalry with Martial
- September 24, 2017

Mourinho celebrated the first major silverware of his United reign when his team beat Southampton 3-2 at Wembley last season. I want the fans to support the football and to support the players. Mourinho rested a number of regular starters (David de Gea, Nemanja Matic and Romelu Lukaku ) for the 4-0 League Cup win over Burton Albion on Wednesday, but they should return on Saturday. (more...)
Opko Health Inc (NYSE:OPK) Quarterly Analysis
- September 24, 2017

Blackrock Llc has invested 0.01% in Opko Health Inc . Given that its average daily volume over the 30 days has been 4.48 million shares a day, this signifies a pretty significant change over the norm. They expect $0.27 EPS, up 28.57% or $0.06 from last year's $0.21 per share. The business's revenue was down 12.0% on a year-over-year basis. Equities analysts expect Opko Health Inc . (more...)
Luiten, Coetzee fire 64, share Portugal Masters lead Luiten, Coetzee fire 64, share Portugal Masters lead
- September 24, 2017

The world No 409 had earlier birdied the 12th, 14th, 16th and 17th after teeing off on the 10th. "I'm working hard, there's still a lot of bad shots in there but the good is kind of creeping in there", Willett said after a 65 which left him six under par. (more...)
Stoke City vs. Chelsea
- September 24, 2017

Stoke boss Mark Hughes will be without three of his main centre-half options and possibly four for Saturday's Premier League clash with Chelsea at the bet365 Stadium . Incredibly, there has been a more prolific first month of football for both teams in the same year. How good is David now? They took only a solitary point, against Tottenham , from their first eight and had to wait until their 10th match for their first win, 2-1 against Coventry, but recovered to survive in 17th place ... (more...)
Everton fined by UEFA over Hajduk Split trouble in Europa League Everton fined by UEFA over Hajduk Split trouble in Europa League
- September 24, 2017

Seats were also ripped out from the visitors' section at Goodison at the game. Arsenal face a charge relating to the blocking of a stairway in the away fans sector. Last month's Europa League play-off round first leg at Goodison had to be halted during the first-half after Split fans tried to storm the pitch and the Park End where home fans were Saturday. (more...)
North Carolina State upsets Florida State North Carolina State upsets Florida State
- September 23, 2017

Jaylen Samuels had two touchdowns as the Wolfpack broke a 10-game losing streak to ranked teams. The Seminoles lost their season opener against Alabama on September 2 and have not played in two weeks because of Hurricane Irma. James Blackman was 22 of 38 for 278 yards in his first start. However, Blackman gained some confidence as the first half progressed and even reached the end zone via his first touchdown pass as a Seminole in the second quarter. (more...)
Arsene Wenger insists: Alexis Sanchez is happy at Arsenal Arsene Wenger insists: Alexis Sanchez is happy at Arsenal
- September 23, 2017

Meanwhile, it is the lack of effort and the need to slow the game down that loses us games, exposes the midfield, and leaves the team susceptible to counter attacks. Neville believes such a move would make sense, with a club of United's stature and ambition needing to be in the market for the cream of the global crop. (more...)
UFC Fight Night 117 Highlights: Gokhan Saki Floors Henrique da Silva UFC Fight Night 117 Highlights: Gokhan Saki Floors Henrique da Silva
- September 23, 2017

Saki drops da Silva with a short left hand and lets his opponent right back up. It wasn't quite a demolition job but the expected result eventually arrived when Gokhan Saki made his UFC debut on Friday night. The referee wasted no time to swoop in and stop the fight at 4:45 in the opening round. A post shared by Dana White (@danawhite) on Sep 22, 2017 at 8:22pm PDTAnyone who thinks that's a bad stoppage PLEASE don't ever apply to be refs! Da Silva attempting to get the fight to the mat ... (more...)
Morata scores first hat-trick for Chelsea Morata scores first hat-trick for Chelsea
- September 23, 2017

Conte said: "We are a great club, for this reason, every competition is important to us". 'I expect a hard, physical contest. "You have to try and always play the best football on the pitch". 'Yes, we are in good form, ' acknowledges Willian . "When I speak about a lot of room for improvement it also means this aspect, to be [aggressive]". (more...)
Man City's Sergio Aguero will 'die scoring goals' - Pep Guardiola Man City's Sergio Aguero will 'die scoring goals' - Pep Guardiola
- September 23, 2017

The prolific Aguero is just two goals short of equalling Manchester City's all-time goalscoring record having scored 175 times since moving to the Etihad Stadium in 2011. With Romelu Lukaku scoring seven since his close-season move from Everton and Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial also among the goals, United look capable of winning the title for the first time since 2013. (more...)
NEB Soccer: Huskers Drop 1-0 Decision to Ohio State NEB Soccer: Huskers Drop 1-0 Decision to Ohio State
- September 23, 2017

The senior middle blocker played the entire match despite injuring her ankle last Saturday against UNO and seeing limited practice time this week. Then, on match point, she used an aggressive swing against a single blocker to get a kill on the Huskers' first attempt of the rally. (more...)
Cal's improved defense gets tough test vs. No. 5 USC Cal's improved defense gets tough test vs. No. 5 USC
- September 23, 2017

The Bears pulled off a road win against a pretty good North Carolina team in their opener, then, after struggling more than they should against Weber State, made a statement with a 27-16 home win over MS on Saturday. USC needed unlikely contributions to overcome a barrage of injuries. Expect Cal to attack or try to exploit any weaknesses the coaching staff identifies because of all shuffling taking place with the Trojans' personnel. (more...)
Colorado Buffaloes football has hands full with Huskies' Dante Pettis Colorado Buffaloes football has hands full with Huskies' Dante Pettis
- September 23, 2017

After gorging on weak opponents for three weeks, No. 7 Washington gets its first real test when it travels to Colorado for Saturday's rematch of the Pac-12 title game from last season. Washington: LT Trey Adams. Colorado: LB Drew Lewis. Last week's game saw the return of Colorado seniors Jeromy Irwin and George Frazier back in the Buffs lineup after missing the first two games of the season with injuries . (more...)
Former No. 1 overall pick Anthony Bennett reportedly signs with Suns Former No. 1 overall pick Anthony Bennett reportedly signs with Suns
- September 23, 2017

He played in 10 games for the club last season, averaging just 1.2 points in 6.3 minutes per game. Widely viewed as the worst No. 1 overall pick in National Basketball Association history, Bennett averaged just 4.2 points and three rebounds over 12.8 minutes per contest during his rookie campaign, making just 35.6 percent of his field-goal attempts, 24.5 percent of his long-distance tries and 63.8 percent of his foul shots. (more...)
Rooney suffers eye injury in Everton's win over Bournemouth Rooney suffers eye injury in Everton's win over Bournemouth
- September 23, 2017

Blood gushed from his eye and Rooney protested to referee Martin Atkinson, but the official failed to recognise the challenge and continued with play. Everton are now 1-0 down to the Cherries after a hit from talented striker Josh King shot off the far post to find the net. Just two minutes before half-time, Rooney had the cut re-opened after being bundled over by Adam Smith. (more...)
United's Herrera says pressure on big-spending City United's Herrera says pressure on big-spending City
- September 23, 2017

Asked if, like Hodgson, he will still be coaching at the age of 70, Guardiola said: "Definitely not". "I feel as important as I did last season", he said. "The 2-0 come and after that the third and fourth goals are just a effect of a team that was sad and another team that was happy, for me the third and fourth goal were a little bit out of context in the game,"‎ he added. (more...)
Manchester United fans defy orders to sing 'racist' Lukaku song Manchester United fans defy orders to sing 'racist' Lukaku song
- September 23, 2017

Seven months on from edging an entertaining EFL Cup final against Saints, United arrived at St Mary's looking to maintain their fine start to the campaign against a team struggling for coherence and goals on home turf. They will, however, be without Paul Pogba for the second straight league match. It was his delicious cross, coming after some neat footwork, that set Lukaku up for his goal while the defensive aspects of his game - which were always going to face scrutiny - were surprisingly ... (more...)
Chelsea Team: Antonio Conte names side to face Stoke, Eden Hazard benched
- September 23, 2017

Not a bad start for a bloke looking to prove himself after Diego Costa finally headed into the sunset and rejoined Atletico Madrid. "I think he's a good signing for Chelsea because Alvaro is only 24-years-old". Another young player Conte hopes will make a big impact this season is France worldwide Kurt Zouma , who is on loan at the Potters and not eligible to play this weekend. (more...)
Manchester United's Ander Herrera says rivals City under pressure to win title Manchester United's Ander Herrera says rivals City under pressure to win title
- September 23, 2017

Hazard, meanwhile, made his first Chelsea start of the season in the 5-1 EFL Cup win over Nottingham Forest on Wednesday after breaking his ankle in June and Conte now considers his recovery to be complete. Kurt Zouma is ineligible against his parent club while neither Ryan Shawcross nor Geoff Cameron is ready to return. "Man City have spent the biggest amount in the Premier League so they are the principle contenders for the title", Herrera said. (more...)
Lukaku scores again as United equal best start to PL Lukaku scores again as United equal best start to PL
- September 23, 2017

They travel to St Mary's on Saturday looking to continue their good form and former Stoke defender Higginbotham is backing the Red Devils to get the job done against the Saints. Their only other win this season came against a West Ham side that's just two points of goal differential against the relegation zone, and they played an hour of the match down a man. (more...)