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Anthony Martial scored the victor to beat Spurs after Mourinho's instructions Anthony Martial scored the victor to beat Spurs after Mourinho's instructions
- October 30, 2017

United remain five points off league leaders and bitter rivals Man City, but the victory against Mauricio Pochettino's side will give them just the boost they needed after a hard few weeks. It also means that there is less pressure on Martial to shine and be the one to provide that moment of magic to win a game, allowing him to be more relaxed and play his natural game. (more...)
Manchester United vs Tottenham Manchester United vs Tottenham
- October 30, 2017

Manchester United has knocked over Tottenham on Saturday (1-0), thanks to a late victor from Anthony Martial, when the poster of the 10th day of the Premier League , putting an end to the bad pass of the "Red Devils" in the league. Lukaku may not have been at his prolific best, but he proved to be a handful for Spurs' defence and was constantly pressing. The discontent follows Mourinho's criticism of those fans who booed Martial's replacement of Marcus Rashford. (more...)
Has Ohio State earned a spot in the top four? Has Ohio State earned a spot in the top four?
- October 30, 2017

Just on the other side of the fence, I have Clemson (7-1) No. 5 and Oklahoma (7-1) No. 6. Alabama has just one win over a ranked team which has come apart at the seams in Florida State. Miami is still undefeated (7-0), so a No. 9 ranking shows very little respect by the Associated Press voters. While Wisconsin will remain somewhere in the top six as a result of having no losses, they will not sniff the top four just yet. (more...)
Aston Villa and Leicester could end Michael Carrick's Old Trafford career Aston Villa and Leicester could end Michael Carrick's Old Trafford career
- October 30, 2017

The former England worldwide has played just one game all season against Burton Albion in the Carabao Cup and the 36-year-old is growing increasingly isolated. The report suggest Carrick is now not thinking about leaving United in the winter window but is desperate for more minutes. Marouane Fellaini suffered a knee injury during the last global break, leaving just Ander Herrera and Nemanja Matic as sole options in the engine room. (more...)
Gay Players Are Coming Out In A Major Sports Video Game Gay Players Are Coming Out In A Major Sports Video Game
- October 30, 2017

We didn't really have a way to do things until we were able to hear the stories directly from people in the sport who have come out'. Stereotypes of homosexual men somehow being less masculine than their heterosexual counterparts are rife and one listen to the abuse hurled at players from the terraces of grounds up and down Britain makes it quite understandable why gay professionals find it so hard to come out while still playing. (more...)
National Football League star suffers horrific leg injury in failed touchdown attempt National Football League star suffers horrific leg injury in failed touchdown attempt
- October 30, 2017

Doctors are trying to "save" Miller's leg and the injury could be beyond career-threatening. Miller had to be carted off the field after the play. "That rollover is not part of the catch process", Blandino said. He then fell to the ground with the ball still in his possession. Miller also suffered a serious injury in 2016, when he missed the final six games with a broken foot. (more...)
Rahul Dravid thinks Virat Kohli's statements are outrageous Rahul Dravid thinks Virat Kohli's statements are outrageous
- October 30, 2017

The Indian skipper Virat Kohli is enjoying a dream run in the limited-overs format now. Apart from the crowd's cheers, Dravid was also accorded a great introduction by Panicker, who described him as "the only example of an immovable object who is also an irresistible force". (more...)
Wheeler, Jets light up Pens Wheeler, Jets light up Pens
- October 30, 2017

The Penguins goaltender immediately looked up to the rafters in disbelief and Pittsburgh quickly tabbed rookie Casey DeSmith to make his National Hockey League debut in relief. Jakob Silfverberg tied it with just under five minutes left in regulation and Corey Perry provided the lone shootout goal as the Ducks beat the Hurricanes 4-3. (more...)
Ambitious Manchester City entering critical stretch - Kevin De Bruyne Ambitious Manchester City entering critical stretch - Kevin De Bruyne
- October 30, 2017

Guardiola started his Manchester City reign with 10 consecutive victories before the wheels seemed to come off and they went through a poor run of form, something which is yet to happen this time around. "He is a strong player, technically and physically strong and we will talk about him, but I have already studied how to stop him", the Albania global said. (more...)
Bayern Munich confirm Robert Lewandowski will miss Celtic clash Bayern Munich confirm Robert Lewandowski will miss Celtic clash
- October 30, 2017

While team-mates Thomas Muller and Kingsley Coman have scored a goal each in the league this season, Lewandowski told SportBild that the club's reliance on him was taking its toll. The Poland global suggested on Saturday he is struggling to cope with the demands of leading the line in three domestic competitions and for the national team. (more...)
Florida Fires Head Coach Jim McElwain Florida Fires Head Coach Jim McElwain
- October 30, 2017

The Florida Gators are now losing to the Georgia Bulldogs 42-0 in Jacksonville, and Gator head coach Jim McElwain's future in Gainesville might be in jeopardy. "I think one of the things for those who know me and people that realize I'm a real passionate guy, there's obviously letting, exactly what I tell our people not to do, is allow one or two misguided remarks get to you", McElwain said via SEC Country . (more...)
Alvaro Morata speaks up: Alvaro Morata speaks up: "I would have never left Juventus" !
- October 30, 2017

The disappointment was huge: I went right back to the start. I would never have left Italy and Juve . I arrived a little raw around the edges and I feel I returned as a complete player . "The most hard is Italy: organised teams and very good defenders". Alvaro Morata has explained the factors behind his decision to join Chelsea and reject transfer advances from the likes of Manchester United. (more...)
Villa fans praise returning midfielder during Second City derby: Villa fans praise returning midfielder during Second City derby: "Relieved", "Fine display"
- October 30, 2017

After reaching ten goals this term in a 3-0 win over Newport, midfielder Grant said: 'The day after every game I watch it back and go through it with my dad, seeing what I could have done better or differently'. Conor Hourihane almost gifted Jota a goal in the second half with a loose back pass, only for the Spaniard to miss when clean through on goal, but Bruce said he wouldn't blame the midfielder. (more...)
Gayle Wins Defamation Case Against Fairfax Gayle Wins Defamation Case Against Fairfax
- October 30, 2017

The Cricket World Cup was held in Australia and New Zealand in 2015. Gayle sued Fairfax over the allegations. Both Gayle and his team-mate Dwayne Smith gave evidence denying that the episode took place. During the week-long hearing, a tearful Russell stood by the allegations, saying she had gone to the room looking for a towel and came across Gayle. "I'm not guilty", he said. (more...)
Hazard: I'm over my injury troubles
- October 30, 2017

Eden Hazard has claimed that his injury woes are fully behind him and is eager to hit top form for Chelsea . Chelsea are nine points behind the leaders in the Premier League. While it's a bit of a chicken-and-egg situation, and Hazard, like any player has good and bad days, games like this one should make the answer land firmly in the camp of Eden Hazard FC. (more...)
David Unsworth: 'Everton boss will need time' David Unsworth: 'Everton boss will need time'
- October 30, 2017

England worldwide Keane, 24, was a notable absentee for Sunday's 2-0 loss at Leicester City in the Premier League . "We gave them a two-goal start - in the first half we didn't perform". 'We were fearful in the first half and sat back having spoken about playing on the front foot. Unsworth confirmed the infection began in a gash that he suffered in the EFL Cup win over Sunderland over a month ago, and he has played in six games since including two World Cup Qualifiers for England, but the ... (more...)
Phillies to hire Gabe Kapler as manager
- October 30, 2017

The 42-year-old is no stranger to the major league as he played for 12 seasons for a number of different teams from '98 to 2011. Philadelphia began its search to replace now former manager Pete Mackanin in September. After retiring following the 2010 season, Kapler took a few years off before becoming a television analyst at Fox Sports 1 in 2013. The team went 58-81 under Kapler , and he resumed his playing career the following season. (more...)
Manchester City's third goal against West Brom is football pornography Manchester City's third goal against West Brom is football pornography
- October 30, 2017

Tony Pulis' side are without a win in eight games and suffered a 1-0 defeat at the hands of Southampton last weekend. The hosts equalised barely three minutes later thanks to an error from Ederson, who found himself stranded from goal as he tried to get to Salomon Rondon's flick-on and allowed Rodriguez to lift the ball into the net. (more...)
Steelers, Lions tied in first quarter in Detroit Steelers, Lions tied in first quarter in Detroit
- October 30, 2017

The Steelers enter the second half trailing the Lions 12-10 on the strength of four Matt Prater field goals, including two from deep. JuJu Smith-Schuster took care of business on the other side of the field with 193 receiving yards in a career day to help the Steelers move to 6-2 heading into a bye. (more...)
Denny Hamlin proves playoffs trump racing at Martinsville Denny Hamlin proves playoffs trump racing at Martinsville
- October 30, 2017

Once separated from Hamlin, Elliott turned towards the fans in the frontstretch grandstands and waved his arms in a "get up and get loud" motion. "I've got something to race with this week. "We can play favorites if we want but unfortunately there is a ticket to Homestead at stake". The final 50 laps at Martinsville prior to Hamlin's shunt of Elliott was the definition of hard, close-quarters racing. (more...)
Hadley fires Sunday 68 to take 2nd at Sanderson Farms Championship Hadley fires Sunday 68 to take 2nd at Sanderson Farms Championship
- October 30, 2017

I thought about quitting, but my wife wouldn't let me. It goes back to have faith in what you do. Armour, who led the tournament from start to finish, was in control as soon as he teed off, boasting a five-shot advantage from the first hole, and maintained that buffer thanks to six birdies at the Country Club of Jackson. (more...)
Del Potro, Federer in ATP Basel Quarterfinals
- October 30, 2017

After the match Federer delivered a shocker, announcing he was withdrawing from the Paris Masters, citing a back injury, which ends his chances to finish the year No. "You've been on a great run since the U.S. Open and before so I'm very happy to see you playing so well again and being able to play every week". "I did well. (more...)
Almost entire Texans team protests after owner firestorm Almost entire Texans team protests after owner firestorm
- October 30, 2017

Players considered a walkout of the Friday practice, and WR DeAndre Hopkins and RB D'Onta Freeman did not participate because of McNair's remarks. Texans players were disappointed by the fact that owner Bob McNair didn't meet with them on Friday to explain his quote about not having "inmates" run the "prison". (more...)
England U17s boss Steve Cooper says World Cup win would be `amazing´ England U17s boss Steve Cooper says World Cup win would be `amazing´
- October 30, 2017

A penalty shootout win over Japan was followed by a pair of Rhian Brewster-inspired demolition jobs - as the Liverpool youngster scored back-to-back hat-tricks against the United States of America and Brazil to fire England into the final. (more...)
Andrew Luck 'experiencing pain' in throwing arm
- October 30, 2017

FOX's Jay Glazer reports Andrew Luck (shoulder surgery) is "still in pain", and is "seeking further opinions to figure why". However, this is news in the development of Luck's return and even though the Colts haven't said anything about their star quarterback sitting out for the rest of the year, it would be a tough decision regardless. (more...)
Four-star center Emil Ekiyor flips to Alabama Four-star center Emil Ekiyor flips to Alabama
- October 29, 2017

These last few visits I've taken, just seeing everything has opened my eyes. "I know I'm pretty in love with MI, but just in case anything happens or coach Harbaugh goes to the National Football League or something like that, I just want to have the backup options". (more...)
Wenger hits back at critics Wenger hits back at critics
- October 29, 2017

On each occasion Arsenal had fallen behind but came back to win, and Wenger says that is one in the eye for all the critics. "Lots of people talk about the character of our team, that it's not right and that we need to do more ". I'm just delighted to have played a part in winning this game today. "In the second half, we played as we know we can and it was very important for us to win". (more...)
Markelle Fultz out at least 3 weeks with shoulder injury, 76ers announce
- October 29, 2017

The results combined with his health caused the Sixers to pull him from the games and let him focus totally on his recovery, one that may now take longer than first expected. He'll continue therapy on his shoulder. Fultz's shoulder has been the center of attention for a couple weeks since he unveiled an altered shooting form during training camp and in the preseason. (more...)
Darryl Roberts, Robby Anderson make Jets' Week 8 Studs and Duds Darryl Roberts, Robby Anderson make Jets' Week 8 Studs and Duds
- October 29, 2017

It was their third straight loss, dropping them to 3-5. The key play on the drive came one snap earlier, when Josh McCown threw a deep ball down the right sideline for Robby Anderson . McCown was 4-of-4 for 36 yards overall on the drive. Ryan botched another snap exchange on the Falcons' next drive, and Jamal Adams recovered for the Jets. (more...)
Tonga demolish Scotland, Lebanon and Ireland making winning starts Tonga demolish Scotland, Lebanon and Ireland making winning starts
- October 29, 2017

Lebanon claimed their first ever World Cup victory at Canberra Stadium, seeing off France 29-18. "There has been a lot made of it but if you ask Jason what he sees himself as and he will say Tongan", coach Kristian Woolf said of Taumalolo. There was wild scenes of celebration when the Cedars finally knocked off the French. Meanwhile, Liam Kay scored two of Ireland's six tries in a 36-12 defeat of Italy in Cairns. (more...)