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Paul Dunne shoots 61 to win British Masters Paul Dunne shoots 61 to win British Masters
- October 02, 2017

McIlroy picked up $448,262, while Karlsson pocketed $252,553. Somehow, he managed to go through the first four holes in one under despite not hitting a single green. The former World No. 1 has at least one victory in every season since 2009. Lowry shot four rounds under 70 which sets him up well for the coming weeks at the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship and the Italian Open. (more...)
Which country has scored the most goals for your Premier League team? Which country has scored the most goals for your Premier League team?
- October 02, 2017

They want the Premier League to change the way that the money from overseas TV deals is distributed. That global bonanza added to the £5.1bn from the competition between Sky and BT for British football subscribers, plus other highlights deals, makes a total of £8.4bn in the current three-year cycle. (more...)
England call-up unlikely for Sinclair says Southgate England call-up unlikely for Sinclair says Southgate
- October 02, 2017

Manager Gareth Southgate has yet to make a decision on who will lead the team at the World Cup in Russian Federation next summer; though Kane is confident he is ready should he be called upon. "I'm not a huge believer in burnout". "We should have enough expertise to get that to the best possible level". That requires all the players to be looking after themselves right. (more...)
Man Utd boss Jose Mourinho speaks out after CSKA Moscow clash Man Utd boss Jose Mourinho speaks out after CSKA Moscow clash
- October 02, 2017

Jose Mourinho's men are also two from two in the Champions League following Wednesday's 4-1 rout of CSKA Moscow, while their EFL Cup defence remains on track, with the FA Cup due to get underway later in the year. "But with long-term injuries, I don't speak about them, so Ibra, Pogba, [Marcos] Rojo and these players, I don't think about them". He's got off to a good start, and seems like a decent character. (more...)
Chelsea Boss Provides Update On In-Form Morata Chelsea Boss Provides Update On In-Form Morata
- October 02, 2017

Also because when there are these massive games you have to try to make the best decisions. John and Nico were incredible making the line high. Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has set his sights on wantaway Napoli left-back Faouzi Ghoulam to bolster his side's defence, as Benjamin Mendy looks set to face a prolonged spell on the sidelines, according to Algerian news outlet Le Buteur . (more...)
Barca match to be played behind closed doors amid Catalonia clashes
- October 02, 2017

Instead, they earned a seventh straight league win and ninth consecutive victory overall thanks to a first league goal in three years by Sergio Busquets and a double by Lionel Messi , who took his goal tally to double figures after only seven league games. (more...)
NFL players defy Donald Trump order to stand during national anthem NFL players defy Donald Trump order to stand during national anthem
- October 02, 2017

In their two losses, the Dolphins scored just six points. Many , including some Louisiana lawmakers, criticized the team after 10 players took a knee during the National Anthem last week at Carolina. Mark Ingram carried the rushing load for the Saints , running the ball 14 times for 45 yards, while Alvin Kamara ran five times for 25 yards. (more...)
Liverpool player ratings: Newcastle v Liverpool - Oct 1 Liverpool player ratings: Newcastle v Liverpool - Oct 1
- October 02, 2017

That's the situation and that's how the world looks on it and we just have to carry on. We are still confident. Quality is not always enough, however. Liverpool nearly took the lead on 23 minutes through former Newcastle midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum only to see his strike come off the post. "We conceded one and that was enough for today". (more...)
Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez on AC Milan radar Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez on AC Milan radar
- October 02, 2017

Sanchez was heavily linked with leaving the Gunners throughout the summer transfer window. But the Chile worldwide is out of contract at the end of the season and came close to joining Manchester City in the summer. "I think he will wait until the winter, see how the team are playing and maybe sign a new contract". The fact of the matter is that the decision to stay with Arsenal or not is his to make and in the mean time we just need him to perform. (more...)
No rest yet for red-hot Lukaku, says Mourinho No rest yet for red-hot Lukaku, says Mourinho
- October 02, 2017

Having struck again today, Lukaku joins Cole as the only United player to score seven goals in his first seven Premier League appearances for the Red Devils. Until the moment we have Zlatan we can't think about giving rest to our number nine the same way we give in other positions. Since arriving at Old Trafford, Lukaku has averaged one goal per 90 with a shot accuracy of 70%, and is the league's top goalscorer alongside Alvaro Morata and Sergio Aguero. (more...)
Chelsea legend: Why Kevin De Bruyne didn't succeed under Jose Mourinho Chelsea legend: Why Kevin De Bruyne didn't succeed under Jose Mourinho
- October 02, 2017

He is the complete player". "I don't know, honestly, what happened in the past", the Italian manager told The Guardian when asked about Chelsea sanctioning the sale of De Bruyne in 2014. And his overall display at his old stomping ground last night, capped off with his left-foot thunderbolt past worldwide teammate Thibaut Courtois, had City fans purring, and Chelsea fans wondering how and why they let him go. (more...)
Jurgen Klopp against Liverpool's trip to Arsenal being moved to Christmas Eve Jurgen Klopp against Liverpool's trip to Arsenal being moved to Christmas Eve
- October 02, 2017

Earlier this week, reports emerged that Sky Sports were keen to push the game - now scheduled for December 23 - back 24 hours for its "Super Sunday" programme , with the desire likely to be for kickoff to be at 4pm, GMT. "The broadcaster has to consider the wonderful thing they sell depends on the quality, freshness of the players". The Liverpool Echo claims that Liverpool are "strongly against the game being switched to December 24". (more...)
Americans win Presidents Cup for 7th straight time Americans win Presidents Cup for 7th straight time
- October 02, 2017

The Presidents Cup was all but over by the start of play on Sunday. "Definitely [the] selection process", Els said about possible changes. "Once we settled in we really got things going", Fowler said. He posted a personal record of 20-18-2 overall. The president says the players are "a tremendous group of folks" and calls them "great champions". The next event will be played in 2019 at Royal Melbourne in Australia, site of the only worldwide victory in 1998. (more...)
Clashes in Barcelona Over Independence Referendum Clashes in Barcelona Over Independence Referendum
- October 02, 2017

Spain's 1978 constitution establishes the principle of the united sovereignty of the Spanish people, and most in the national parliament oppose the constitutional change required to allow self-determination for Catalonia . But it has been ruled unconstitutional by the central government and the courts, with judicial officials ordering police to seize ballot papers, detain key organisers and shut down websites promoting the vote. (more...)
Bayern could sack Ancelotti Bayern could sack Ancelotti
- October 02, 2017

It did not help Ancelotti's cause that he controversially benched senior players Mats Hummels , Arjen Robben and Franck Ribery. Former Chelsea and AC Milan boss Ancelotti has been in charge at the Allianz Arena for almost 15 months after taking over as Pep Guardiola's successor in July 2016. (more...)
Los catalanes no somos los malos: Piqué Los catalanes no somos los malos: Piqué
- October 02, 2017

Además, Ramos , quien ha tenido varios desencuentros con Piqué , agregó: "Yo como capitán pienso en el buen ambiente de selección Piqué sabrá lo que dice". "Habrá consecuencias seguro", finalizó. Ha sido mi peor experiencia como profesional . A renglón seguido, el futbolista prosiguió. " Cuando se vota, se puede votar que sí , se puede votar que no o se puede votar en blanco, pero se vota. (more...)
Barcelona's La Liga tie against Las Palmas goes ahead behind closed doors Barcelona's La Liga tie against Las Palmas goes ahead behind closed doors
- October 02, 2017

More than 450 people were injured Sunday in the northeastern region as Spanish authorities tried to stop the independence vote that the central government said was unconstitutional. Las Palmas , Barcelona's opponents on Sunday, had planned to wear special kits with the Spain flag embroidered on in protest at the referendum vote. (more...)
City show of force against Chelsea thrills Guardiola
- October 02, 2017

But the dominant nature of Saturday's win at Stamford Bridge, secured by Chelsea old boy Kevin De Bruyne's 67th-minute strike, convinced him City can stamp their authority on any contest. But Guardiola knows the finishing line is a long way away. "In the past last season we didn't have that". Yesterday Manchester City really showed their Premier League title credentials, as if they were ever really in doubt, by beating the champions Chelsea at Stamford Bridge in what was one of the ... (more...)
Ravi Shastri Gives A New Name To Hardik Pandya Ravi Shastri Gives A New Name To Hardik Pandya
- October 02, 2017

The situation was similar in the following ODI in Bengaluru, with India having to overhaul a slightly higher target of 335. He is a stupendous hitter of the cricket ball and once he gets going the ball just sails into the stands. "If he bats at four, he bats in a particular way". It thus remains to be seen how Pandya deals with batting at that crucial position when he walks out at, say, 12/2. (more...)
Trump's Puerto Rico Tweets Anger Critics & The Real Damage Is Just Emerging
- October 02, 2017

They stood in line in a parking lot in the town of Bayamon near the hard-hit northern coast, where local police used hoses to fill up containers from a city water truck. "I hope the president has a good day at golf". Mendez, the mayor, and his staff have distributed water and food at various sites in Aguadilla. Maria pummeled Puerto Rico on September 20 as a very powerful Category 4 hurricane on the heels of Irma, with roof-ripping winds and torrential rains that caused widespread ... (more...)
I don't think about winning the Ballon d'Or, says Marco Asensio I don't think about winning the Ballon d'Or, says Marco Asensio
- October 02, 2017

Spanish forward Marco Asensio has agreed an extension on his current contract with Real Madrid till 2023, the club announced on Friday. . A scorer of one of Madrid's goals in their 4-1 Champions League final win over Juventus in June, Asensio is just the latest in a long line of players to extend their contracts in the Spanish capital. (more...)
Celtic's Callum McGregor is being considered for Scotland call-up Celtic's Callum McGregor is being considered for Scotland call-up
- October 02, 2017

The Scottish talent scored both Celtic's goals as they fought back from 2-1 down to claim a share of the spoils in the Scottish Premiership fixture at Parkhead. But McGregor does not believe it will happen and thinks Gordon Strachan is happy with his options heading into the worldwide fixtures. If the call comes then great, but I think he is happy with his squad. (more...)
Alexander Hleb makes prediction about Alexis Sanchez at Arsenal Alexander Hleb makes prediction about Alexis Sanchez at Arsenal
- October 02, 2017

Hleb, however, has called for the Chile global to sign a new deal at the Emirates, whilst praising his attitude since his move north collapsed. However, Arsenal ended up keeping hold of the talismanic forward as they opted not to let him leave The Emirates. (more...)
Lloris explains why Kane is Tottenham's Messi and Ronaldo Lloris explains why Kane is Tottenham's Messi and Ronaldo
- October 02, 2017

The debate between Messi and Ronaldo has shown no signs of slowing down. "Over the next few years if we see them do it at a major tournament or the Champions League that's when you'll say they are world class". Harry has this special skill". They rode their luck at times against a spirited Apoel side, who were spurred on by a buoyant home crowd, but in Kane Spurs have arguably the deadliest striker in the world on current form. (more...)
Mourinho reveals faith he has in 'happy' Fellaini Mourinho reveals faith he has in 'happy' Fellaini
- October 02, 2017

Spurs were well worth their lead but Javier Hernandez's goal put the wind in his side's sails that nearly resulted in an unlikely comeback. Romelu Lukaku has been on fire since his move from Everton in the summer. "But we have a squad, we have to use the squad, we have to try to win". Koeman will surely persist with Niasse in attack but it is behind him where the real problems lie. (more...)
Premier League 'Big Six' want more TV rights money Premier League 'Big Six' want more TV rights money
- October 02, 2017

United, City, Chelsea , Arsenal , Liverpool and Tottenham have always been credited with a serious interest in overhauling the current distribution system of overseas TV revenue, arguing that they are the driving force of the Premier League's appeal outside the UK. (more...)
John Fox leaves door open for Bears to make QB change John Fox leaves door open for Bears to make QB change
- October 02, 2017

Fox said the team was going to look at everything before returning to the field in Week Five when asked if Mitch Trubisky could move into the starting lineup and his answers on Friday didn't provide much of a hint about which way things will go. (more...)
Saints to kneel before, stand during anthem Sunday
- October 02, 2017

Ingram was among 10 Saints players who sat on the bench during the anthem before their win over the Carolina Panthers last Sunday on a day of unprecedented protests among National Football League players in response to comments by President Donald Trump. (more...)
Giants face San Diego Padres in final game of the 2017 season Giants face San Diego Padres in final game of the 2017 season
- October 02, 2017

Villanueva was credited with a hit. Lyles appeared three times in relief against the Giants as a member of the Rockies earlier this season and tossed a total of 2 1/3 ideal frames. Stratton struck out seven over 6 2/3 innings and walked two, allowing seven hits. After pinch-hitter Orlando Calixte sacrificed Jones to second, he coasted in on Pence's ground single into center field. (more...)
Busch spoils Elliott's run at Dover for 2nd straight win Busch spoils Elliott's run at Dover for 2nd straight win
- October 02, 2017

There were no incidents in the session, but 11-time Dover victor Jimmie Johnson was called to the NASCAR hauler for speeding down pit road, while XFINITY Series teams were bringing their cars to the grid for qualifying, which followed practice. (more...)