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Nemanja Matic's fine Manchester United debut suggests £40m is money well spent Nemanja Matic's fine Manchester United debut suggests £40m is money well spent
- August 04, 2017

A two-year loan is likely to take the young Portuguese worldwide to Stamford Bridge rather than a permanent move to Old Trafford. They are Champions League winners and it's going to be a hard game but I'm sure we'll be ready. "I never exhausted to repeat how well organised it was". But to a direct Premier League rival like United? Once again in this pre season Jose Mourinho deployed his team with a 3-5-2 formation. (more...)
Mets lose back-and-forth game in embarrassing walk-off fashion Mets lose back-and-forth game in embarrassing walk-off fashion
- August 04, 2017

Tuesday night, Arenado's single walked off the win for the Rockies as well. Yet, despite his unflattering line, the righthander kept the Mets in the game. He finished the evening having struck out five and - shield your eyes - walked five. Josh Smoker, Erik Goeddel and Jerry Blevins gave the Mets 1.1 scoreless innings and Robles got the Mets through the eighth unscathed. (more...)
Nick Saban says Da'Shawn Hand will not be suspended Nick Saban says Da'Shawn Hand will not be suspended
- August 04, 2017

Hand was found by Tuscaloosa, Ala., police asleep in the driver's seat of his auto with his keys in the ignition. Alabama defensive lineman Da'Shawn Hand will likely be available for the team's Week 1 game vs. The question was thrown the way of Saban and he noted that Hand will not serve a suspension, as long as he meets the conditions that are handed down to him. (more...)
Fans, live goats help Patriots celebrate Tom Brady's birthday Fans, live goats help Patriots celebrate Tom Brady's birthday
- August 04, 2017

However, just a few months ago, in an interview with "Good Morning America", his wife Gisele stated that her husband was a victim of frequent concussions . He threw for 3,554 yards while completing 67.4 percent of his passes along with 28 touchdown passes and just two interceptions in 12 games. I mean, he's had a great career, he works hard, comes to work every day. (more...)
Former Sen. Hutchison, NY Jets Owner Confirmed as Diplomats Former Sen. Hutchison, NY Jets Owner Confirmed as Diplomats
- August 04, 2017

The post was confirmed on Thursday "as the Senate cleared the deck of dozens of nominees as it recessed for August", according to The Associated Press. Wold attended the National Football League owners meeting in March. "It looks like it could have happened", Johnson said. "If I did a complete analysis with all the information, I'd be able to give you a much better answer". (more...)
Gunnarsson gears up for IAAF World Championships Gunnarsson gears up for IAAF World Championships
- August 04, 2017

Povkh won an Olympic bronze medal in the women's 4×100-meter relay in 2012, and had been due to race the 100 and 4×100 at the world championships in London . Top Nigerian sprinter, Blessing Okagbare-Ighoteguonor, has arrived London for the IAAF World Championships. Meanwhile, a letter signed by IAAF Manager of Institutional Forums, in the Governance, Member & International Relations Department, Anne-Marie Garrigan, states: "It is a pleasure to inform you that during its meeting on 31st ... (more...)
Confirmed Everton line-up v Ruzomberok: Sandro starts, Davies at right wing back Confirmed Everton line-up v Ruzomberok: Sandro starts, Davies at right wing back
- August 04, 2017

It's a change of system for the Merseyside outfit as club captain Phil Jagielka comes into a back three alongside Michael Keane and Ashley Williams, while Tom Davies and Baines occupy the wing-back roles on either side. The England Under-20 World Cup victor was decisive with his next opportunity, though, as he raced onto Klaassen's through pass and tucked a cool finish into the bottom corner. (more...)
Michael Bisping vs Georges St-Pierre confirmed for UFC 217 at MSG Michael Bisping vs Georges St-Pierre confirmed for UFC 217 at MSG
- August 04, 2017

Michael Bisping on whether he'll defend his title against Georges St-Pierre: "I'm going to fight Georges St-Pierre, Madison Square Garden, Nov. 4th, don't miss it". For a number of reasons, it has vacillated back and forth between "sure thing" and "long shot". St-Pierre has always been rumoured for a UFC return, with Bisping, current welterweight champion Tyron Woodley and even Conor McGregor all potential opponents. (more...)
(OI) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.08 EPS
- August 03, 2017

Citadel Advisors Llc, a Illinois-based fund reported 64,035 shares. Owens-Illinois had a return on equity of 82.33% and a net margin of 3.36%. The stock decreased 0.75% or $0.18 during the last trading session, hitting $34.97. Owens-Illinois, Inc. had its "hold" rating reiterated by analysts at Jefferies. RBC Capital Markets maintained Owens-Illinois Inc (NYSE:OI) on Thursday, July 13 with "Hold" rating. (more...)
Leicester City unveil Kelechi Iheanacho Leicester City unveil Kelechi Iheanacho
- August 03, 2017

Also, the fact that Manchester City have a buy-back clause for Kelechi Iheanacho speaks volumes of the ability he has for someone of his age. "I was convinced and I'm happy to be here", he said. That led to speculation of a close-season move, with West Ham also having been linked with a move for his services. Leicester boss Craig Shakespeare identified Iheanacho , 20, as one of his primary summer targets and now has his man, who is expected to replace club record signing Islam Slimani . (more...)
Vijender Singh Mocks his opponent Zulpikar Maimaitiali ahead of the bout Vijender Singh Mocks his opponent Zulpikar Maimaitiali ahead of the bout
- August 03, 2017

Vijender is aware of the prevailing situation between the two neighbours and wants to teach the Chinese a lesson. "It's good if you can get a knockout early, but I'm ready to go all 10 rounds. But he says his superior experience will be a telling factor on Saturday night. He has only been in eight fights. "But I don't have to see him get hurt", Archana had told the Hindustan Times in 2016. (more...)
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp questions Financial Fair Play over Neymar deal
- August 03, 2017

He said , "It was a really good game from Alberto, that's why we kept him on, because every second he was playing better, he was more present". He said he hopes it does not start a trend of similar deals. Moreno has been linked with an exit from the Anfield club after failing to get a regular place in Klopp's playing XI. "He [Clyne] is injured but on the way back, but he had no preseason so far. (more...)
CrestPoint Capital Management LLC Takes Position in Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK)
- August 03, 2017

Hudson Valley Investment Advisors Inc. State Street Corporation holds 1.99M shares. Cousins Pptys Inc now has $3.86B valuation. However, the stock is trading at -9.3% versus recent highs ($75). The value in dollars increased from $3,705,000 to $3,761,000 increasing 1.5% quarter over quarter. Now it is offering a dividend yield of 1.22% and a 5 year dividend growth rate of 0.00%. (more...)
Williamson | Recently released Raiders RB Taiwan Jones visiting Bills Williamson | Recently released Raiders RB Taiwan Jones visiting Bills
- August 03, 2017

The Raiders picked up Jones in the fourth round of the 2011 NFL Draft. The 29-year-old has rushed for just 183 yards on 44 career attempts. It is also worth noting that he has added 17 career receptions for another 240 yards and one touchdown, a tally that now serves as his lone National Football League score. (more...)
Manchester United 2 Sampdoria 1 Manchester United 2 Sampdoria 1
- August 03, 2017

United lined up in a 3-5-2 formation to start the match against their Serie A opponents. Victor Lindelof should overcome his shaky pre-season displays and Nemanja Matic , who rejoined Chelsea from Benfica in 2014, can possibly advise his new teammate on the step up from the Portuguese league. (more...)
Visitors Aim To Seal Series In Colombo
- August 03, 2017

The Pujara-Rahane duo crossed 50 off 54 balls and then reached their 100-partnership off 104 balls. # Rahul has become the fourth Indian batsman after Virat Kohli , Cheteshwar Pujara and Ajinkya Rahane to complete 1,000 runs in Tests since January 2016 - his tally being 1001 at an average of 55.61 in 13 Tests. (more...)
Sanchez Preparing To Leave Arsenal?
- August 03, 2017

Sanchez was granted an extended summer break after playing for Chile in the Fifa Confederations Cup in Russian Federation, during which he reportedly said "the idea is to play and win the Champions League ". "I wish Lucas would come back and join us, it would be a huge jump in quality", he told Marca. Arsenal face losing Sanchez for free next summer if he refuses to sign a new deal but Wenger insists the club are happy to keep the Chilean until the end of his contract. (more...)
Kyrgios booed off the court after retiring hurt Kyrgios booed off the court after retiring hurt
- August 03, 2017

I had to at least not be awful, that was the goal". Nick Kyrgios was booed off the court after retiring midway through a second round clash against American Tennys Sandgren at the Citi Open in Washington . 'I don't think it's really worth playing through here and jeopardising my US Open'. "Hopefully I can do it better the next match". He has dropped five finals since then, including previous year at Wimbledon, and was nagged by a right leg injury that forced him out of five events. (more...)
You Can Finally Play As Every WNBA Team In NBA Live 18 You Can Finally Play As Every WNBA Team In NBA Live 18
- August 03, 2017

The developers held motion capture sessions with No. 1 draft pick Kelsey Plum of the San Antonio Stars. Gamers will now be able to choose from teams like the Minnesota Lynx, Los Angeles Sparks and New York Liberty, with superstars like Elena Delle Donne, Skylar Diggins-Smith, Maya Moore , and Nneka Ogwumike. (more...)
49ers to release WR Bruce Ellington 49ers to release WR Bruce Ellington
- August 03, 2017

Pierre Garçon and Marquise Goodwin look to be starters on the outside while Jeremy Kerley looks like a strong candidate for the slot receiver role. New GM John Lynch also tapped Louisiana Tech's Trent Taylor in the fifth round of the recent National Football League draft, who plays the slot, which likely would have been Ellington's best spot. (more...)
Rockies pitcher Greg Holland day-to-day after kitchen knife accident Rockies pitcher Greg Holland day-to-day after kitchen knife accident
- August 03, 2017

Holland has been absolutely brilliant this season. Holland leads Major League Baseball in saves with 33, but cut the index finger of his right hand, which is his throwing hand, during a mishap in his kitchen this week. Holland owns a 19-13 record with 178 saves and a 2.34 ERA in 349 career appearances with the Kansas City Royals and Rockies. Colorado is now 61-47, and while it is a massive 14.5 games behind the National League West Division-leading Los Angeles Dodgers, it holds the second ... (more...)
Alabama No. 1, Ohio State No. 2 in preseason coaches poll Alabama No. 1, Ohio State No. 2 in preseason coaches poll
- August 03, 2017

The Trojans were ranked fourth in Thursday's poll. The Nittany Lions are the second highest Big Ten team in the rankings with Ohio State coming in at No. This year however, the Nittany Lions have bigger expectations than a Capital One Bowl berth with 15 returning starters from the Big Ten Championship team. (more...)
Trump 'proud' to support 2028 Olympics in Los Angeles Trump 'proud' to support 2028 Olympics in Los Angeles
- August 03, 2017

USA Today reported that Eric Garcetti, Los Angeles Mayor said, "This day would be a memorable one in the history of Los Angeles as we have taken the major step in bringing back the games to our city after a very long period of time". Trump congratulated the United States Olympic Committee and the privately run committee behind the LA bid, saying its plan "demonstrates the best in American creativity, innovation and hospitality". (more...)
Champions League: Seeded, unseeded teams for play-offs confirmed [See full list]
- August 03, 2017

A tense evening in Amsterdam saw last season's surprise package in Ligue 1 book their place in the play-off round on away goals. When discussing Joe Gomez's display at centre-half, Klopp said: "Joe can play both positions [centre-back and right-back] so it makes absolute sense that we try both positions, especially in our situation with [Nathaniel] Clyne injured. (more...)
The Record Breaking Neymar Deal The Record Breaking Neymar Deal
- August 03, 2017

BREAKING NEWS: Neymar agrees five-year contract at Paris Saint-Germain, according to Sky sources . This means the MNS have been broken after the trio, Messi , Neymar and Suarez haunted so many defense in Europe and Spain scoring 364 goals from 2014/15 season till today. (more...)
Prima le visite mediche, poi la firma Prima le visite mediche, poi la firma
- August 03, 2017

Il club nerazzurro pagherà alla Fiorentina la clausola rescissoria di 24 milioni , probabilmente in due rate. L'ex Fiorentina sembra così destinato a giocarsi il posto non con Borja Valero e Roberto Gagliardini ma con Joao Mario andando così a togliere ulteriormente spazio a Marcelo Brozovic , reduce tra l'altro da una prima parte di ritiro abbastanza sottotono. (more...)
Manchester United 2 Sampdoria 1: Mata bags victor on Matic debut Manchester United 2 Sampdoria 1: Mata bags victor on Matic debut
- August 03, 2017

Mata will be available for next week's blockbuster in Skopje, after returning to full fitness following an injury suffered in the pre-season win over Real Salt Lake which forced him to miss games against Madrid and Barcelona. Dennis Praet leveled the game after a counter attack from the Italian side. The Red Devils were disappointed by letting Sampordia back into the game. (more...)
Riyad Mahrez 'Wants To Play For Top Six Club' According To Manager Riyad Mahrez 'Wants To Play For Top Six Club' According To Manager
- August 03, 2017

As Arsenal fans wait patiently for further reinforcement in the transfer market, speculation grows as to how that might be. Leicester City are not going to sell the Algerian for less than € 40 million and although the player has already reached an agreement with the giallorossi , the Foxes are not going to make it easy for AS Roma to sign him. (more...)
Secret Service to test small drone at Donald Trump's golf club Secret Service to test small drone at Donald Trump's golf club
- August 03, 2017

The testing comes as the president is expected to spend an extended period at the golf course this month. The test is part of the agency's effort to incorporate several types of drones and tethered systems into its overhead security-monitoring efforts, the Secret Service said in a document released Wednesday. (more...)
Besiktas completes Negredo signing Besiktas completes Negredo signing
- August 03, 2017

Besiktas have completed the signing of striker Alvaro Negredo from Valencia, with the Turkish champions announcing the deal in a freaky video. The video, which is punctuated by repetitive Euro-trance music, then sees Pepe reply: "I'm coming to Besiktas ", before the Portuguese centre back takes the place of Quaresma and recruits Negredo in the same way. (more...)