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From Barcelona: Liverpool hold power on Coutinho and Lemar, Jorge Mendes involved From Barcelona: Liverpool hold power on Coutinho and Lemar, Jorge Mendes involved
- September 01, 2017

As the clocks ticks down and the market prepares to close, the Liverpool CEO took to social media to comment on the lack of activity concerning Barcelona's attempt to sign Philippe Coutinho and added a photo of the only interesting thing happening this morning - a window cleaner perched outside the club's TV studios. (more...)
49ers trade for Lions G Tomlinson 49ers trade for Lions G Tomlinson
- September 01, 2017

The 49ers dealt a 2019 fifth-round pick, the NFL Network reported. Tomlinson was the 28th overall pick of that year's draft after the Lions traded down with the Denver Broncos, who moved up in the first round to select outside linebacker/edge rusher Shane Ray. (more...)
12yo takes own life after alleged 'period shaming' by school teacher 12yo takes own life after alleged 'period shaming' by school teacher
- September 01, 2017

But, he said there is no mention of such an incident in the victim's suicide note. The 26-year-old teacher has been charged with abetment to suicide (IPC section 306). "So I have committed suicide ". The Palayamkottai police have, however, denied the family's allegations. An investigating official said that "The Revenue District officer visited the school and has spoken to students and teachers". (more...)
Com Names Ohio State The CFB Team With The Most NFL Talent Com Names Ohio State The CFB Team With The Most NFL Talent
- September 01, 2017

Alabama lost in last season's national title game against Clemson. Former IU Coach Kevin Wilson will lead the vaunted Ohio State offense in his first season as offensive coordinator with the team after exiting IU at the end of the 2016 regular season. (more...)
Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez's intermediaries approach Manchester United amid Manchester City interest Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez's intermediaries approach Manchester United amid Manchester City interest
- September 01, 2017

His Arsenal future remains uncertain even though manager Arsene Wenger has insisted that the Chilean top scorer will stay at the club. But Mirror Sport understands there has now been direct contact between the clubs and City have made the shock offer involving Sterling. (more...)
Arizona State to honor late Pat Tillman with statue Arizona State to honor late Pat Tillman with statue
- September 01, 2017

On the statue is the inscription of words spoken by Tillman: "Somewhere inside, we hear a voice". Tillman played at Arizona State from 1994-97 and went on to play for the NFL's Arizona Cardinals before walking away from a multi-million dollar contract to serve his country in the wake of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. (more...)
Krul leaves Newcastle to link up with Brighton on loan Krul leaves Newcastle to link up with Brighton on loan
- September 01, 2017

The 29-year-old Dutch shot-stopper spent last season away from St James' Park initially at record 33-time Dutch champions Ajax before joining fellow Eredivisie outfit AZ Alkmaar . "He's played an extensive amount of games in the Premier League, as well as playing in the Europa League and his experience will also help benefit the other keepers in the squad". (more...)
Oumar Niasse reportedly set to complete Crystal Palace transfer Oumar Niasse reportedly set to complete Crystal Palace transfer
- September 01, 2017

But Crystal Palace appear most likely to offer Niasse an escape from his Goodison Park nightmare but are yet to agree a fee with their Everton counterparts. Newly-promoted outfit Brighton and Hove Albion and Watford were both credited with interest in Niasse, but the Daily Mail claim that Palace have agreed a deal with Everton , who are also scouring the market for a striker. (more...)
Justin Verlander unlikely to be dealt today Justin Verlander unlikely to be dealt today
- September 01, 2017

The Angels are now 1.5 games back of an American League wild card spot. The Angels also allowed Cameron Maybin to leave on a waiver claim by the Houston Astros , clearing the way for Upton to take over in left field. Despite the stellar production of two-time AL MVP Mike Trout , the Angels are 12th in the league in runs (584) and 15th in OPS (.713). And with the Twins dealing with a hamate injury to outfielder Byron Buxton , who has helped propel them to second-half relevance and ... (more...)
Elliott's appeal hearing is over, the wait begins Elliott's appeal hearing is over, the wait begins
- September 01, 2017

ESPN's Adam Schefter said on ESPNRadio Thursday morning that sources have told him there's a "real chance" Elliott's suspension will be reduced. The league announced the suspension on August 11 after a year-long investigation was reviewed by four independent advisers to Goodell. (more...)
Hurricane Harvey donations — American Red Cross Hurricane Harvey donations — American Red Cross
- September 01, 2017

You must be in Texas to assist with fostering. But what does it take to be a Red Cross volunteer? Most of the volunteers will work in shelters around Texas . Donations enable the Red Cross to prepare for, respond to, and help people recover from this disaster. But before they go, they must know how to help who need it most. (more...)
Arsenal Accept £55m Plus Add-Ons Offer From Manchester City for Alexis Sanchez Arsenal Accept £55m Plus Add-Ons Offer From Manchester City for Alexis Sanchez
- September 01, 2017

But the London club will only sign-off on the deal if they can recruit another forward in the remaining hours of this summer's transfer window. The offer is something of a surprise, with Sterling seen as an important member of City's squad and having scored the victor against Bournemouth at the weekend, before being sent off for his celebrations. (more...)
American Red Cross training volunteers before heading to Houston American Red Cross training volunteers before heading to Houston
- September 01, 2017

The company also said it's preparing equipment for the cleanup effort and working with local dealers to make generators available. "Yesterday we took food to a hotel that had people sleeping on the floor in the lobby because there were no rooms available in the hotel and there was no place to go". (more...)
Valentino Rossi 'not optimistic' over leg injury in training accident Valentino Rossi 'not optimistic' over leg injury in training accident
- September 01, 2017

It is still unknown whether or not the thirty eight year old will be fit for the next round, which will be his home round in Misano on the tenth of September. This would also be a huge blow to his attempt at a 10th World Title. Rossi finished fourth at the British Grand Prix. Rossi, who now sits fourth in points, could miss the next two rounds at Misano (Sept. (more...)
Cowboys-Texans preseason game canceled
- September 01, 2017

The character they have and what they do for our football team, for their families and in the community, I'm not so sure people fully understand this, but pro football players get one day off a week all season long, and a number of guys on our team, and really on teams all through the league, go out to schools, get involved in different efforts week in and week out. (more...)
Mexico agrees with US officials to continue 'serious' NAFTA talks Mexico agrees with US officials to continue 'serious' NAFTA talks
- September 01, 2017

Now - while this remains a centrepiece of his populist speeches - he accepts U.S. funds will pay for construction, and Mexico will be forced to re-pay in some way later on. "We need the wall". It may be through a reimbursement. Trump has recently tied funding for his wall to domestic politics and an impending deadline for the funding of government. (more...)
Lewis Hamilton plans to extend Mercedes contract Lewis Hamilton plans to extend Mercedes contract
- September 01, 2017

Vettel also said he and Ferrari had taken lessons from his chase of Hamilton last Sunday, coming into this weekend's Italian GP at Monza . Sebastian Vettel is "surprised" by suggestions that Ferrari uses team orders in its Formula 1 team, believing teammate Kimi Raikkonen is pushing as hard as possible to win races. (more...)
Wilfried Bony set for Verona move Wilfried Bony set for Verona move
- September 01, 2017

The Swans are looking to snap up the out-of-favour Citizens star in a move which could then send Fernando Llorente to Antonio Conte's Chelsea . Bony rakes in £100,000-a-week at the Etiad, where he moved in January 2015 when the club was desperate for goals . (more...)
Arsenal reject Man City bid for Sanchez Arsenal reject Man City bid for Sanchez
- September 01, 2017

The England global, 22, is understood to be bemused at the decision after scoring twice in City's three Premier League matches, but is open to the idea of moving back to London. It was said earlier in the week. Sanchez is entering the previous year of his contract at the Emirates, and Arsene Wenger will be wary of losing his star man on a free next summer, although he also risks the wrath of the Gunners' fans should he continue to oversee an exodus in north London. (more...)
Liverpool now confident of KEEPING Philippe Coutinho despite Barcelona interest Liverpool now confident of KEEPING Philippe Coutinho despite Barcelona interest
- September 01, 2017

Liverpool are also unlikely to succeed in their attempts to bring in Lemar before the transfer deadline, according to the Liverpool Echo . Neymar said to have advised Coutinho that even though Liverpool's intention look like a bit unfair to him now, but in the future, he will understand the consequences and realize what the Anfield board has done for him is actually to protect his career. (more...)
Lemar, Mbappe score in rout of disappointing Dutch Lemar, Mbappe score in rout of disappointing Dutch
- September 01, 2017

Here are five things we learned from the game. Some of France's players have been the subject of some of the most high-profile transfer negotiations this summer and it is evident that Deschamps has an array of talent to choose from. This is the game for top two team to qualify automatically to the World Cup. "They remain a good side", insisted Deschamps when asked for his view on the apparent decline of the " Oranje " in recent years. (more...)
Goalkeeper Pickford out of England squad with muscle injury Goalkeeper Pickford out of England squad with muscle injury
- September 01, 2017

Former skipper Wayne Rooney announced his retirement last week and Hart, midfielder Jordan Henderson and striker Harry Kane are the most likely candidates to take over the captaincy. "Joe will start for us". "I'm keen to keep sharing the leadership", he said. We're seeing good leaders emerging from the group. Gareth Southgate will not appoint a permanent England captain in a bid to increase the team's sense of responsibility. (more...)
Cricketer Ambati Rayudu assaults senior citizen Cricketer Ambati Rayudu assaults senior citizen
- September 01, 2017

It is reported that the cricketer was driving his SUV rashly and was very close to the morning walkers near the stadium. Amabati is further seen holding the senior citizen by the collar and getting into a fist fight as other people tried to separate the two away. (more...)
Sakho saga rumbles on as West Ham striker seeks return to France Sakho saga rumbles on as West Ham striker seeks return to France
- September 01, 2017

In a saga reminiscent of Peter Odemwingie driving to QPR in an ultimately unsuccessful bid to hasten a switch from West Brom in 2013, Sakho reportedly travelled to Rennes to agree terms on Wednesday, despite West Ham chairman David Gold insisting the 27-year-old is going nowhere. (more...)
United Nations renews UNIFIL mandate, with small changes United Nations renews UNIFIL mandate, with small changes
- September 01, 2017

Gen. Michael Beary, pushed back against USA criticism and said there was no evidence of weapons transfers in southern Lebanon, Haley accused Beary of having "an embarrassing lack of understanding on what's going on around him". The Security Council unanimously approved the plan for the mission, extending it another year after a flurry of negotiations over USA and Israeli desires to do more to keep Hezbollah from gathering illegitimate weapons. (more...)
Caroline Wozniacki Doesn't Think Maria Sharapova Deserves To Be On Center Court Caroline Wozniacki Doesn't Think Maria Sharapova Deserves To Be On Center Court
- September 01, 2017

Her patience was rewarded late in the set, breaking Makarova to love just as the World No.40 was serving out the match. Caroline Wozniacki is upset in second round and then bashes the Open on her way of NY. "I've had an fantastic reaction from fans since I've been back, and that's been very special". "She will improve the tournament". After her defeat to Ekaterina Makarova, Wozniacki branded her own scheduling as "unacceptable" - particularly in light of the 30-year-old Russian's ... (more...)
Titans owner donates $1 million to JJ Watt's Hurricane Harvey relief fund Titans owner donates $1 million to JJ Watt's Hurricane Harvey relief fund
- September 01, 2017

The Baltimore Ravens are donating $1 million to United Way of Greater Houston , with the funds distributed to the United Way Relief Fund for Hurricane Harvey , the Salvation Army of Houston and the Red Cross. "THANK YOU for your continued generosity to support the people of Houston ", Dan Saper posted on the page. "We discussed his plans and I know he is determined to help as many people as he can". (more...)
National Football League investigating alleged domestic violence incident involving Dolphins WR Jarvis Landry
- September 01, 2017

It is possible that Jarvis Landry's status with the National Football League and the legal system may not be resolved before the season kicks off next Sunday. "I was not in any way physically harmed", the statement said. "I have been upfront with the team", he told reporters . "I've been upfront with law enforcement". (more...)
Pete Rose out at Fox Sports in aftermath of underage sex allegations Pete Rose out at Fox Sports in aftermath of underage sex allegations
- September 01, 2017

James Pilcher and Dave Clark of the Cincinnati Enquirer reported last month the woman involved provided a sworn statement about the alleged statutory rape in federal court as part of a suit the longtime Cincinnati Reds player and manager filed against Major League Baseball investigator John Dowd. (more...)
Everton fans react on Twitter to Michy Batshuayi transfer speculation Everton fans react on Twitter to Michy Batshuayi transfer speculation
- August 31, 2017

As per the Telegraph , Chelsea have been holding talks with the Toffees over signing Ross Barkley, and Batshuayi's name has bee brought up in the midst of the negotiations. As a member of Belgium national football team, Michy Batshuayi has won 10 caps and has scored 4 goals . The 26-year-old attacker also reacted positively to recent praise from Real Madrid , and current Footballer of the Year, Cristiano Ronaldo. (more...)