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Week Five Green Bay Packers Keys To Victory
- October 05, 2017

The Green Bay Packers will be at the AT&T Stadium in Dallas to face-off the Dallas Cowboys Sunday evening with kickoff set for 4:25 PM EST. He's mostly known for being the Green Bay Packers quarterback that took them to two Super Bowls, leading the Packers to a 35-21 victory over New England in Super Bowl 31 in the 1996 season. (more...)
Jose Mourinho Has Street Named After Him in Portugal Hometown Jose Mourinho Has Street Named After Him in Portugal Hometown
- October 05, 2017

United finished sixth in the English top flight last term, in Mourinho's debut season at Old Trafford, but the Red Devils have flown out of the blocks this season and are sitting joint-top of the division with Manchester City . I say yes to everything. 'I'm pure Setubal, with all the qualities and defects. this honor moves me. She described him as a "son of Setubal, a man of the world, a global personality" and 'one of those Setubalenses who fill us with pride because he is really ... (more...)
Las Vegas Shooter May Have Modified Weapons to Become Fully Automatic
- October 05, 2017

Stephen Paddock used "bump stocks" to transform his semi-automatic rifles into fully automated guns, capable of firing much more quickly. Congress is talking about banning this device after it was reported to of been used in the Las Vegas shootings on October 1, 2017. (more...)
Pep Talks About Mourinho's Man Utd Pep Talks About Mourinho's Man Utd
- October 05, 2017

This gives them every reason to moan about how the money's split, knowing they just won an English Premier League title. Bring Nemanja Matic and Paul Pogba (or Marouane Fellaini since the Frenchman's injury) into the equation and you get a tall, powerful side with a lot of speed about it. (more...)
Alan Shearer reveals who he thinks should be the next England captain Alan Shearer reveals who he thinks should be the next England captain
- October 05, 2017

Wayne Rooney initially wore the armband but a lack of form led the England boss to experiment before his global retirement, meaning five different players have led their country out in his 10 games in charge. "We want the crowd to be excited with what they're watching tomorrow". Dele Alli's chemistry with his Harry Kane has been a big part of England's attacking prowess, so, it will be down to England's two wide men to make sure that their captain does not become an isolated figure ... (more...)
Players to Watch: Texas A&M
- October 05, 2017

Kickoff at Kyle Field in College Station is 7:15 p.m. ET with ESPN airing the action. Alabama holds a 7-2 series lead against Texas A&M and has won four straight. Quarterback Jalen Hurts led Alabama with 101 rushing yards, while still passing for 197 and a pair of touchdowns. We sort of go on these trips like it's a business trip and that's what we should be focused on. (more...)
Wushu fighter finds gold for Vietnam after 16 years Wushu fighter finds gold for Vietnam after 16 years
- October 05, 2017

Malaysia finished the world meet with two golds, three silvers and three bronzes to finish fourth in the overall standings. China won the title with 15 trophies at the end of the tournament held at the Gymnastics Palace of Universiade Village in Kazan, Russia. (more...)
Dodgers Reach Century Mark in 9-3 Victory Over Padres Dodgers Reach Century Mark in 9-3 Victory Over Padres
- October 05, 2017

From the solid performance from Alex Wood and the bullpen to the offense coming alive, everything seemed to be working perfectly. They were his first extra-base hits since Sept. With two outs, the Padres starter walked Justin Turner and Bellinger. "He'll be in the lineup ( Tuesday )". "We did damage with runners on, it was a big night for us". (more...)
KPMG appears in Parliament KPMG appears in Parliament
- October 05, 2017

Several companies have cut ties with KPMG, while others have indicated they're reviewing their relationship with the auditing firm . On Tuesday, the Independent Regulatory Board of Auditors (IRBA) told Parliament's standing committee on finance it had met with KPMG global chairman Bill Thomas and urged him to ensure full cooperation with its investigation into work KPMG SA did for the Gupta family's business empire. (more...)
Pregame party, elaborate ceremony planned for Red Wings home opener Pregame party, elaborate ceremony planned for Red Wings home opener
- October 05, 2017

PETA-whose motto reads, in part, that "animals are not ours to abuse in any way"-proposes checking Red Wings fans for concealed octopuses at the door, with consequences including immediate ejection, a lifelong ban on attending games, and a fine of $5,000 for attempting to bring these animals into the arena". (more...)
Gray To Start Game 1 Against Indians, Sabathia For Game 2 Gray To Start Game 1 Against Indians, Sabathia For Game 2
- October 05, 2017

Severino was the Yankees undisputed ace throughout the season but was pulled after recording just one out in the first inning against the Twins Tuesday. NY went 51-30 at home, best in the AL, while the Indians were 49-32 at home and 53-28 on road. The Yankees ultimately won the battle of bullpens. (more...)
It Turns Out Jay Cutler's Total Lack of Effort Was by Design It Turns Out Jay Cutler's Total Lack of Effort Was by Design
- October 05, 2017

Miami Dolphins coach Adam Gase shot down chemistry issues as the reason his offense has struggled with just two touchdowns and no field goal attempts in the last two weeks. Linebacker Rey Maualuga , who missed the first three games because of a hamstring injury, did not appear on the injury report for the first time since the start of the regular season. (more...)
Vikings sign RB Ridley, place Cook on IR Vikings sign RB Ridley, place Cook on IR
- October 05, 2017

Cook was off to an outstanding start this season with 74 carries for 354 yards before he got hurt Sunday. Ridley signed on with the Denver Broncos during training camp when Devontae Booker suffered a wrist injury that kept him out or a couple of months. (more...)
Syria 1 Australia 1 Syria 1 Australia 1
- October 05, 2017

Regardless of the victor, a two-leg playoff against the fifth-placed team in CONCACAF (currently the United States) is still to be navigated before a spot at the World Cup is secure. Mathew Leckie was the architect for the game's first goal, bursting down the right flank before cutting back and hitting a cross-shot at goal. Khrbin forced a save out of Mathew Ryan just two minutes after the restart and Leckie's astute defensive work denied Khrbin's close range attempt. (more...)
Ricciardo: Mercedes has been winning too long Ricciardo: Mercedes has been winning too long
- October 05, 2017

The team's initial satisfaction came when Verstappen ran out in front of Hamilton throughout the majority of the race, proving exceptional against the more powerful Mercedes . "He understood, and he adapted, and he took a different approach". "Like Monza, you surprise yourself on Sunday but then in Singapore, Sebastian [Vettel] puts a few tenths on us in qualifying". (more...)
Brazil's Olympic committee chairman arrested Brazil's Olympic committee chairman arrested
- October 05, 2017

In September, Mr Nuzman's home was searched . Per Agencia Brasil (h/t CNN's Julia Jones and Tom McGowan ), the pair are charged with corruption, money laundering and organised crime. Nuzman is an honorary International Olympic Committee member after his membership ended in 2013. Following an investigation dubbed "Unfair Play" that spanned several countries, Brazilian officials last month said Nuzman was the "lynchpin" in a plot to bribe the International Olympic Committee into awarding ... (more...)
Kevin Lee mastering the game on all fronts Kevin Lee mastering the game on all fronts
- October 05, 2017

Tony Ferguson hasn't been shy about criticizing Conor McGregor and his reign as the lightweight champ, but if "El Cucuy" wins the interim belt, it looks like the Irish star can anticipate a steady stream of call outs. Unfortunately, two days before the event, Borg got pulled due to illness and the fight was rescheduled for UFC 216 . Lee further stated, "He's a small dude, too, he's 145". (more...)
Indians Will Begin ALDS With Trevor Bauer, Corey Kluber Indians Will Begin ALDS With Trevor Bauer, Corey Kluber
- October 05, 2017

A new one, the only one, is about to begin. After missing last season's exciting postseason run to the 10th inning of Game 7 of the World Series, Brantley wants badly to be on the roster when the Indians open the ALDS against the Yankees or Twins. (more...)
Manchester City lead race for Jack Harrison Manchester City lead race for Jack Harrison
- October 05, 2017

The Sun's Daniel Cutts reported the pair are both interested in the 20-year-old winger-who left United's academy for the U.S. aged 14-but the Sky Blues will have first refusal as both clubs are co-owned by the City Football Group. He first came on our radar from some of the scouting, we had a look and did our due diligence on him. Harrison could feature on Friday when England U21s host Scotland U21s at Middlesbrough's Riverside Stadium, before playing in Andorra on Tuesday. (more...)
Bale Ruled Out Of 2018 World Cup Qualifiers Bale Ruled Out Of 2018 World Cup Qualifiers
- October 05, 2017

Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale was injured when he joined up with Wales this week, sources at the Welsh football association (FAW) have told ESPN FC. Last season marked a particularly hard period in the 28-year-old's career, with Bale managing just 17 La Liga starts across the entire campaign, as ankle and calf problems kept him out of action for over 4 months combined. (more...)
Jose Mourinho gets street named after him — HEART STEALER Jose Mourinho gets street named after him — HEART STEALER
- October 05, 2017

José Mourinho has had a road named after him in his home town of Setúbal in Portugal. Nowadays, due to United's slight decline in recent years, most teams in the league come to Old Trafford with optimism of not just keeping the score respectable, but of not leaving empty handed and I think many believe that José Mourinho is just the man to change that. (more...)
Cubs choose Hendricks to start against Nats in game one
- October 05, 2017

Hendricks has been at his best in the second half, registering a 2.19 ERA in his 13 starts since the All-Star break. That leaves Jake Arrieta - the 2015 NL Cy Young award victor - pitching game four, which might not even occur in the best-of-five series. (more...)
Mourinho: I'm a 'better coach' at United than anywhere else Mourinho: I'm a 'better coach' at United than anywhere else
- October 05, 2017

Basel came to Old Trafford on matchday 0ne and were convincingly beaten 3-0 to give Mourinho as good a start as he could have hoped for. Mourinho has stressed on several occasions that it would take Lindelof time to fully acclimatise to the vicissitudes of Premier League football this season. (more...)
Nationals looking to make a deep playoff run
- October 05, 2017

I can see the Cubs making to back to the World Series (and losing to the Indians), but an exit against Washington wouldn't surprise me either. This is what you live for. The Rockies vs. Diamondbacks game is on October 4, with the result dictating how the Cubs vs. Nationals schedule will shake out on TBS. "The thing that feels different is that we know how to do this", manager Joe Maddon said. (more...)
Alexandre Lacazette explains which Arsenal player lured him to the club Alexandre Lacazette explains which Arsenal player lured him to the club
- October 05, 2017

According to the Daily Star, Wenger is extremely keen on signing German attacker Julian Draxler from the French side and would be willing to let Alexis Sanchez - who is out of contract with Arsenal next summer - go the other way. "His approach makes me want to play alongside him - hopefully for many years". "I'm enjoying it", added the in-form frontman. "I suppose temperament wise, I was quite reserved". (more...)
"Hot" Harry Kane Is "World-Class", Says Joe Hart
- October 05, 2017

Southgate will also look to Kane to fire England to next year's World Cup in Russian Federation when they tackle Slovenia in their penultimate qualifying match today. And he says that social media keeps him constantly updated on where he stands against the game's other elite goalscorers. "It makes me very proud ", the 24-year-old said. (more...)
Nigeria vs Zambia: Super Eagles in victory mood Nigeria vs Zambia: Super Eagles in victory mood
- October 05, 2017

Nigeria have not lost to Zambia in a competitive football match at senior level in 32 years and Pinnick remains confident the streak will continue. The qualifier against Zambia will kick off at 5pm at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium in Uyo. (more...)
Raheem Sterling scores belter past Joe Hart in England training Raheem Sterling scores belter past Joe Hart in England training
- October 05, 2017

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain will start for England against Slovenia in an attacking quartet with Raheem Sterling, Marcus Rashford and Harry Kane , according to Sky sources. "He's definitely coming to that but the thing that worries me is that he scores too many goals in the last period". Different situations and opportunities being in front of people, sharing responsibilities....that's key. (more...)
Lionel Messi is stopping the world's third best player playing for Argentina Lionel Messi is stopping the world's third best player playing for Argentina
- October 05, 2017

If South American champions Chile - now in sixth place, one point adrift of Argentina - win their home match against Ecuador, and fourth-placed Peru win or draw in Buenos Aires, Argentina will head into the final round of games next week outside both the automatic qualifying and playoff places. (more...)
Arsenal willing to sell Alexis Sanchez in January Arsenal willing to sell Alexis Sanchez in January
- October 05, 2017

Alexandre Lacazette admits it will be hard to match his stunning goalscoring record at Lyon in the Premier League with Arsenal . Draxler joined PSG from Bundesliga side Wolfsburg in January this year, and has since made 33 appearances for the Ligue 1 side, scoring 11 goals in that time. (more...)