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Incredible backspin sees penalty 'miss' become a goal in epic shootout Incredible backspin sees penalty 'miss' become a goal in epic shootout
- October 24, 2017

When one of Bangkok's players stepped up to the spot, he saw his shot cannon off the crossbar - sending the opposition keeper into raptures. Never celebrate a penalty miss until it's officially confirmed. Satri Angthong missed their next penalty to send Bangkok through to the final next month. " The penalty shootout was going on for a long time ", Phakawat Kunpatee, who uploaded the freaky footage, said. (more...)
Marcus Peters wants to talk on Marshawn Lynch's behalf at appeal Marcus Peters wants to talk on Marshawn Lynch's behalf at appeal
- October 24, 2017

Jay Glazer of Fox Sports reported that there will be a hearing about the suspension on Monday, and that Peters will testify on Lynch's behalf. A source told ESPN's Adam Schefter that Peters will speak over the phone if he can not attend in person. (more...)
Manchester United great Giggs keen on Everton, Leicester jobs Manchester United great Giggs keen on Everton, Leicester jobs
- October 24, 2017

Speaking to Sky Sports , Giggs officially declared himself as interested in both the Everton and Leicester City vacant manager's positions. Giggs is keen to be the latest student of Alex Ferguson to go into management but, despite his lofty current targets, he would not necessarily insist upon a Premier League job. (more...)
Dodgers expect Seager to be ready to World Series Dodgers expect Seager to be ready to World Series
- October 24, 2017

The Dodgers won't officially release their roster until Tuesday, but all signs have been pointing to Seager being on it and Heyman says that will be the case. So the order in which they are used is unlikely to change in the World Series. "Physically, Clayton feels good", Roberts said. "He'll be ready to go Game 1". (more...)
Colts lose rookie safety with season-ending knee injury
- October 24, 2017

If the Colts aren't within playoff contention by then, they should just wait until next season to bring back their franchise quarterback. "The 6'2", 212 pound safety showed rare ballhawk ability in coverage and even reminded fans of why he was so fondly compared to former Baltimore Ravens future Hall of Famer Ed Reed coming out of Ohio State. (more...)
Florida coach Jim McElwain says players, staff have gotten death threats Florida coach Jim McElwain says players, staff have gotten death threats
- October 24, 2017

The hard part is, obviously, when the threats are against your own players". Death threats to your families. Despite speculation that circulated on Friday, Jim McElwain said he doesn't plan to leave Gainesville anytime soon. He completed 17 of 26 passes for 129 yards with no TDs and two interceptions, dropping to 2-3 in five career starts. "We're going to see what his best attribute is", Gardner said of Fromm. (more...)
ESPN cancels controversial 'Barstool Van Talk' ESPN cancels controversial 'Barstool Van Talk'
- October 24, 2017

Yeah, it's probably hard to distance yourself from the Barstool brand when the show has Barstool in the title. BARSTOOL SPORTS' " BARSTOOL VAN TALK " has been canceled by ESPN2 before its second episode could air. ESPN hoped to capture the popularity of " Pardon My Take " podcast hosts Dan "Barstool Big Cat" Katz and PFT Commenter . "We had a great time working on the show and were extremely excited about the future", " Pardon My Take " said in a statement on Twitter. (more...)
UEFA fines Celtic for pitch invader against Paris Saint-Germain
- October 24, 2017

Hatton later pleaded guilty to behaviour likely to incite public disorder and was handed a community payback order. Celtic have avoided partial closure of Celtic Park after Uefa made a decision to hand down a fine of €10,000 (£8,900) for field invasion during the 5-0 defeat to PSG. (more...)
Flames place Jagr on injured reserve Flames place Jagr on injured reserve
- October 23, 2017

He broke his stick attempting a shot on goal before skating to the bench and going to the dressing room. Jagr has two assists over five games this season, his first in Calgary and 25th in the National Hockey League. The 23-year-old forward has scored five goals in six games with the Flames' AHL affiliate, the Stockton Heat, this season (second in the league), and finished 15th in the AHL in scoring last season. (more...)
Former World Series MVP Ray Knight arrested, charged with assault and battery Former World Series MVP Ray Knight arrested, charged with assault and battery
- October 23, 2017

Sunday after an argument between Knight and a 33-year-old acquaintance. Knight informed The Washington Post the fight occurred after four people, including the 33-year-old man, arrived at the house, which he rents. He was released from custody, and a court date has been scheduled for January 8. Knight went into broadcasting after retirement but later got into coaching and spent 1996-97 as manager of the Reds. (more...)
Oliver Giroud beats SA's Oscarine Masuluke to Federation Internationale de Football Association goal of the year Oliver Giroud beats SA's Oscarine Masuluke to Federation Internationale de Football Association goal of the year
- October 23, 2017

Baroka goalkeeper Masuluke's goal wasn't just significant because of his position, but its execution was something else. The Frenchman's effort, a flicked volley with his left foot that flew in off the crossbar, was announced as the victor at a ceremony held at the London Palladium on Monday. (more...)
Duane Brown returns in Week 8 Duane Brown returns in Week 8
- October 23, 2017

Brown, holding out since July 25, has reported to NRG stadium according to a source from Ian Rapoport and Houston Chronicle's John McClain . "I'm just here working", Brown said. "It's good to be back here, ready to get back to work". A piece of the Texans' offense is back. Brown missed the first six weeks of the season, which cost him almost $553,000 a week in a paychecks. (more...)
Venice Marathon lead motorcycle takes race favourites off course Venice Marathon lead motorcycle takes race favourites off course
- October 23, 2017

Faniel completed the race in 2 hours, 12 minutes and 16 seconds, a full two minutes ahead of any competition. It would've been little surprise if Kenya's Gilbert Kipleting Chumba had won the race Sunday - or maybe it could have been his countryman David Kiprono Metto. (more...)
Eagles can bolster their lead in NFC East with win against Washington Eagles can bolster their lead in NFC East with win against Washington
- October 23, 2017

He has thrown for 1,584 yards, 13 touchdowns with just 3 interceptions and, most importantly, a 5-1 record. Or will Washington come up with a road win that tightens the division standings? The Redskins moved to Washington prior to the 1937 campaign. (more...)
Patriots: Foxboro Fog 'Challenging At Times' But Didn't Change The Game Patriots: Foxboro Fog 'Challenging At Times' But Didn't Change The Game
- October 23, 2017

The bad visibility was there to stay. "I have never really seen that". Sure, Belichick still looked pretty angry. The broadcast was indeed hugely impacted by the fog. "I mean, a deep ball up in the air was definitely more hard". Then there was the impact on the coaches. "Well, I think the coaches upstairs did a real good job on that. (more...)
Dwyane Wade asks to come off bench for Cavaliers Dwyane Wade asks to come off bench for Cavaliers
- October 23, 2017

According to Lue, it was Wade who approached him about making the move, which will reinsert J.R. Smith as the Cavs' shooting guard. He came to me and said, 'You know what, coach? This move probably hurts Derrick Rose's value more than Wade's, because Rose will no longer handle the ball with the bench unit. (more...)
Le'Veon Bell reflects on stiff arm vs. Cincinnati Bengals, Dre Kirkpatrick
- October 23, 2017

We feel like we're in the room and we feel like we're part of the offense. Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell sent Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick flying with stiff-arm during their Week 7 matchup. The Pittsburgh Steelers pulled off some trickery to end the hopes of division rival Cincinnati Bengals, as safety Robert Golden found receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey for 44 yards on a fake punt. (more...)
All Points East festival announced for London, replacing Field Day and Lovebox All Points East festival announced for London, replacing Field Day and Lovebox
- October 23, 2017

Between the two weekends, comedy, outdoor cinema and sports screenings will be offered as part of a free-to-access programme. It opens with a three-day festival, with moody London three-piece the xx the only confirmed headliner so far, and closes with three standalone concerts on consecutive nights - OH alt-rock band the National have been announced as one of the latter, supported by the War on Drugs , Future Islands and Warpaint. (more...)
Leeds United midfielder admits that he has been left unhappy Leeds United midfielder admits that he has been left unhappy
- October 23, 2017

And the likes of Ben Hamer, Ben Chilwell, Aleksandar Dragovic, Daniel Amartey, Leonardo Ulloa and Islam Slimani could all start, having done so in the previous round against Liverpool. The Whites ended a three-match losing run in style, scoring a couple of early goals through Samuel Saiz and a third via Pierre-Michel Lasogga in the second half. (more...)
Rajkummar Rao Rushed to The Hospital Due to Severe Fracture Rajkummar Rao Rushed to The Hospital Due to Severe Fracture
- October 23, 2017

While jumping down, he missed his balance and landed with a thud. Rajkummar posted a photograph On Instagram with the show's host Farah Khan and his plastered broken leg. He was rushed to the nearby Kokilaben Ambani Hospital where the doctors found that he had fractured his ankle. "He will be in the hospital for sometime", it quoted a source as saying. (more...)
Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) Shares Sold by Braun Stacey Associates Inc
- October 23, 2017

Delphi Private Advisors LLC now owns 2,017 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $100,000 after buying an additional 1,461 shares during the last quarter. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of WFC in report on Friday, October 16 with "Outperform" rating. Nomura maintained Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC) on Monday, April 25 with "Buy" rating. (more...)
Klopp: Liverpool Klopp: Liverpool "not 500 miles away" from Man City's standard
- October 23, 2017

Philipe Coutinho was heavenly linked with a move away to Spanish league giants Barcelona and after his Brazilian counterpart Neymar secured a lucrative transfer to French league giants PSG, it became certain that Coutinho will join the Catalan giants . (more...)
UVa. announces their new Director of Athletics Carla Williams UVa. announces their new Director of Athletics Carla Williams
- October 23, 2017

Williams, UGA's deputy director of athletics, will be hired by Virginia, the Charlottesville Daily Progress reported on Saturday night . At Georgia, Williams had a hand in virtually all aspects of managing the athletic department, including as a top administrator for both football and women's basketball. (more...)
Roy Keane Explains Why Man City Should Keep Winning Roy Keane Explains Why Man City Should Keep Winning
- October 23, 2017

Hargreaves queried how many of those out on loan actually have a chance of successfully breaking into the first team at Stamford Bridge and called on the Premier League to impose a limit on the number of players a club can loan out at any time. (more...)
Kidambi Srikanth crushes Korea's Lee to win Denmark Open Kidambi Srikanth crushes Korea's Lee to win Denmark Open
- October 23, 2017

Kidambi Srikanth could not have asked for a more conducive valedictory script to the $750,000 Denmark Open, even if he had been asked to write it himself. IST: Hyun Il takes the first two points of the match but with his trademark jump-smash, Srikanth makes it 1-2. Srikanth had to spend 20 minutes more than Lee to progress to the final but that also included a one-hour delay in his second round match Jeon Heok Jin. (more...)
Only Anthony Joshua would be able to fight with a broken back Only Anthony Joshua would be able to fight with a broken back
- October 23, 2017

Joshua is undefeated in 19 fights since turning professional in 2013 and will face Cuban Luis Ortiz, the mandatory challenger for his WBA title, after the Takam fight. "He knows about Takam and I think when he's started to analyse it, he was quite excited, because I think he felt the Pulev fight would be quite fiddly, whereas Josh likes to have a tear-up". (more...)
17 killed, 18 injured in Maiduguri 17 killed, 18 injured in Maiduguri
- October 23, 2017

The explosion came almost two weeks after four suicide bombers killed themselves while attempting to scale the peremetre fence of a public hospital at the outskirt of the city. "The Police EOD unit and other Police teams deployed to sanitize scene and environs have since been active in the area this also ensure normalcy return". (more...)
Italian duo linked with replacing Bilic Italian duo linked with replacing Bilic
- October 23, 2017

As a effect, the Daily Mail reports that Bilic is set to hold discussions with co-owner David Sullivan on Monday, though he is likely to remain in charge for their upcoming League Cup tie against Tottenham Hotspur and league fixture away to Crystal Palace . (more...)
India v/s New Zealand, T20s: Mohammed Siraj, Shreyas Iyer rewarded for consistency India v/s New Zealand, T20s: Mohammed Siraj, Shreyas Iyer rewarded for consistency
- October 23, 2017

Iyer made his Mumbai debut in 2014-15, and despite a jittery start in the middle order, he was promoted to the top where he went on to finish as the side's highest run-getter with 809 runs to his name at an average of 50.56. He was also part of the South Africa A tour where he also claimed 10 wickets. The wrist spin duo of Yuzvendra Chahal and Kuldeep Yadav take their place in the squad along with Axar Patel, which means there is no place for the experienced duo of Ravichandran Ashwin ... (more...)
Le'Veon Bell says Vontaze Burfict 'gotta go' after another dirty play
- October 23, 2017

Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict was his typical dirty self Sunday in his team's road loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers and the referees seemed to turn a blind eye to him. There is a strong possibility that Burfict will get suspended for that play. "No, we got back in the huddle, we played football", Bell said. Then he pointed at Nix, as if he did something wrong. (more...)