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Frampton confirms Moore as new trainer Frampton confirms Moore as new trainer
- September 07, 2017

Frampton released a statement earlier this month, confirming his split from manager Barry McGuigan and Cyclone Promotions , but did not comment on his future with Shane McGuigan at the time. Frampton says he is now looking forward to having more control over his career. Moore said: "Carl just sent me a direct Direct Message on Twitter asking for my number so we could have a chat". (more...)
New film to be released about Pope Francis New film to be released about Pope Francis
- September 07, 2017

Deadline has revealed that Jonathan Pryce has been cast as the current Pope Francis in the feature film The Pope . City of God helmer Fernando Meirelles directs from a script written by The Theory of Everything scribe Anthony McCarten, who adapted the story from his own stage play. (more...)
La Liga asks UEFA to investigate Manchester City concerning FFP breach La Liga asks UEFA to investigate Manchester City concerning FFP breach
- September 07, 2017

One day after that, Barcelona's under-fire president Josep Maria Bartomeu has launched a scathing attack against the two most prominent Arab-owned clubs, City and PSG. The news will be delightfully welcomed by Manchester City owners and manager. La Liga's complaints were made in a letter on August 22. "We know you probably won't believe us because you always take their side, but whenever we try to do what our parents say and just ignore them, they punch us in the arm". (more...)
Wallabies winger Haylett-Petty out for 3 months Wallabies winger Haylett-Petty out for 3 months
- September 07, 2017

But those plans have since been scuppered after he injured his left bicep. "Best wishes to Dane Haylett-Petty who underwent bicep surgery today". "There's been a lot of talk amongst the team around what Saturday is going to mean - in perhaps a symbolic sense from us as the team to the people over here", Cheika said. (more...)
Bolt: Manchester Utd are favourites to win Premier League Bolt: Manchester Utd are favourites to win Premier League
- September 07, 2017

They missed out on the fourth. Once he's back in first team training he'll need to prove his worth to Mourinho . Enter Victor Lindelof . The young Swede was sought out by Mourinho as early as January and having finally landed his man, the early signs look promising and it means the Portuguese no longer has to call on the services of the inconsistent Chris Smalling . (more...)
Dimitri Payet admits he Dimitri Payet admits he "knows how to be ad***head" in amusing interview
- September 07, 2017

In a lengthy interview with French publication So Foot , Payet spoke of his time at West Ham and how his demanding nature helped complete the move. 'West Ham's objectives weren't the same as the last season, and I felt in danger for my football and my chances with the national team. (more...)
Premier League clubs vote to close transfer window before start of season Premier League clubs vote to close transfer window before start of season
- September 07, 2017

The current window closed on August 31, more than two weeks after the start of the domestic campaign, but this will now change to 5 p.m. on the day before the start of the season. "This is for Premier League clubs only and has no bearing on other leagues and competitions". The transfer window for the English Football League also remains unaffected, with clubs able to sell to lower division sides unless the EFL decides to bring its window in line with the top flight. (more...)
Wenger: Failing to sell Sanchez could cost Arsenal almost $183 million Wenger: Failing to sell Sanchez could cost Arsenal almost $183 million
- September 07, 2017

It was his first game, and he has suffered a negative experience with Chile. Sulantay said thatAlexis was more anxious about his situation at Arsenal and now that he wasn't transferred , he will have serious problems. They broke quickly from defence and Sergio Cordova played a flawless ball into the path of Murillo, who made no mistake in beating Sergio Romero. "You can [only] do that with people who are on board together, with people who want to achieve something together". (more...)
Leicester forward Vardy issues alert to European clubs: Come and get me! Leicester forward Vardy issues alert to European clubs: Come and get me!
- September 07, 2017

Vardy added that he predicted Arsenal's downfall, as despite their FA Cup win, previous year was the first time under Arsene Wenger that they have failed to qualify for the Champions League. "I'll never regret anything I've chosen to do". "They had qualified for the Champions League for the last 20 years until last year". I'm a bit of a psycho [psychic] - I could see the little downfall they're on now. (more...)
Coutinho will still Coutinho will still "give everything" for Liverpool - Ronaldinho
- September 07, 2017

But he wouldn't win a World Cup for us. According to the Sun , he could make the City squad for the game against the Reds at Etihad Stadium. MidfieldIs there any room for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain? Crystal Palace fans were craving his return all summer after Sakho won them over with a series of strong performances for Sam Allardyce's side late last season. (more...)
Serge Aurier: Serge Aurier: "If I was not mentally strong, I would have broken".
- September 07, 2017

But speaking ahead of Spurs' game against Everton this weekend, which could see him make his debut for the north Londoners, the 24-year-old said he is ready to make a fresh start in England. The Ivorian adds: "I feel free now". I refused for various reasons. It is a personal decision. Even these comments may need to be taken with a pinch of salt, as Aurier got into trouble for (unwittingly) insulting then-Coach Laurent Blanc and half the team on Periscope, before also being arrested ... (more...)
Isaiah Thomas acknowledges trade in Instagram video Isaiah Thomas acknowledges trade in Instagram video
- September 07, 2017

It hurt a lot. "It's only because of something I did", he said. I want them to see how my getting traded - just like that, without any warning - by the franchise that I scratched and clawed for, and bled for, and put my everything on the line for? Brady began the conversation by texting "What's up, IT, I heard about the news". (more...)
Del Potro stuns Federer at US Open Del Potro stuns Federer at US Open
- September 07, 2017

Del Potro's struggles with injury have been well documented and he would surely have added to his 2009 success had he not been beset by a wrist problem that has seen him undergo four surgeries and miss 14 of 36 Grand Slams since his memorable night in NY. (more...)
All-American women's semi-final showdown set, but Sam Querrey bows out All-American women's semi-final showdown set, but Sam Querrey bows out
- September 07, 2017

Awaiting her in her first US Open semi-final will be Venus Williams , who also required a final set tiebreak to get past dual Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova , who had taken down Garbine Muguruza in the fourth round. Venus Williams returns a shot during her fourth round match against Carla Suarez Navarro on Sunday. The U.S. Open runner-up previous year, Pliskova advanced to face either No. (more...)
Birmingham beats Liverpool in UK's Commonwealth Games 2022 bid Birmingham beats Liverpool in UK's Commonwealth Games 2022 bid
- September 07, 2017

The call on whether Birmingham 2022 will deliver what DCMS has described as "clear value for taxpayers' money" will be made in the coming weeks, with the CGF's final decision on where the Games will be held expected by the end of the year. 'If we are to bid and are selected.I have no doubt that Birmingham would host an excellent sporting spectacle'. Liverpool 2022 Chair Brian Barwick added "I'd like to congratulate the city of Birmingham on making it to the next phase, and would like to ... (more...)
Nathan Lyon takes 13 wickets as Australia beats Bangladesh to level series Nathan Lyon takes 13 wickets as Australia beats Bangladesh to level series
- September 07, 2017

Glenn Maxwell (25 not out) scored the winning runs with a six over midwicket to the bowling of spinner Nasir Hossain. The 29-year-old ended with career-best match figures of 13 for 154 (7/94 and 6/60 ), which is the best performance by an Australian bowler in Asia. (more...)
Arsene Wenger Denies Liverpool Target Thomas Lemar Snubbed Arsenal Arsene Wenger Denies Liverpool Target Thomas Lemar Snubbed Arsenal
- September 07, 2017

How could Arsenal line up this season? Now, the same report says that Wenger is planning a major meeting with his players to prevent the season from "spiralling into complete disaster". That's why people around the team should continue to believe in what we do. Wenger said: "He's having his first run today". The flexibility of his ankle looks good, his mobility is good and now it's back to getting back to full fitness without having any set-backs. (more...)
Hurricane Irma forces rescheduling of Miami Dolphins-Tampa Bay Buccaneers game Hurricane Irma forces rescheduling of Miami Dolphins-Tampa Bay Buccaneers game
- September 07, 2017

This storm is huge and will impact parts of Florida regardless of whether it makes landfall in Florida. "The league will continue to examine other options, including playing the game this Sunday at a neutral site or in Miami later this season, and will provide an update on that decision as soon as possible", the statement said. (more...)
Wayne Rooney issues ultimatum to Coleen! Wayne Rooney issues ultimatum to Coleen!
- September 07, 2017

The couple now have three children and are expecting their fourth. She later added: "I was being sarcastic towards all these great sources the press have..." I have the best friends'. The former England footballer was driving home single parent Laura Simpson in her VW Beetle before being pulled over by the police last Thursday. 'What we did was only a bit of harmless fun'. (more...)
Hurricane Irma: NFL postpones Dolphins-Buccaneers game Hurricane Irma: NFL postpones Dolphins-Buccaneers game
- September 07, 2017

As of Tuesday afternoon, the Miami Dolphins remain unsure when and where they will play the Tampa Bay Buccaneers . The NFL has postponed the Miami Dolphins' scheduled home game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday until November due to concerns about Hurricane Irma, a Category 5 storm that is expected to pass through Florida this weekend. (more...)
Chris Long suggests solution for Dolphins-Bucs game impacted by hurricane
- September 07, 2017

Week 11 was previously an open date for both teams, according to the NFL. Both teams were scheduled to be off that week and now will play 16 consecutive games. Not to mention, Dolphins players will now be able to be with their families this weekend as they prepare for Hurricane Irma. The Dolphins will now open September 17 at the Los Angeles Chargers , and their first home game won't be until October 8 against the Tennessee Titans. (more...)
Pittsburgh being considered for Dolphins-Bucs game because of Irma Pittsburgh being considered for Dolphins-Bucs game because of Irma
- September 07, 2017

There are now two options being considered: Sunday at a neutral site, or playing the game later in the season in Miami . Although Jay Cutler came off the couch to sign with the Dolphins on August 7 , he has been impressive in the small amount of time he has played. (more...)
Odell Beckham Jr. does not practice, opener in question Odell Beckham Jr. does not practice, opener in question
- September 07, 2017

The Giants star, though, is refusing to rule himself out of calculations for week one of the season. "If you know who's playing corner for them, you can let me know", McAdoo said, per David Helman of the Cowboys' official website . This is the first time Beckham joined his teammates on the field for any activity since hurting his ankle August 21 in Cleveland after leaping to make a catch and getting hit low by cornerback Briean Boddy-Calhoun. (more...)
New York Yankee's catch Boston Red Sox stealing signs with Apple watch New York Yankee's catch Boston Red Sox stealing signs with Apple watch
- September 07, 2017

On Tuesday, the Red Sox filed their own complaint against NY claiming the Yankees use a camera of the YES television network to exclusively steal opposing teams' signs during their games, which the Yankees have denied. The signals being given to the batter give the team a huge advantage as they know what pitch is coming next. Four Red Sox players are under investigation for the incident involving the Apple Watch , and it's not so much the sign stealing that is getting these players ... (more...)
NFL Discussing Options For Dolphins Week 1 Game As Hurricane Irma Approaches
- September 07, 2017

Tuesday morning the NFL held a conference call that likely included league and team officials to discuss options for the Week 1 matchup between Miami and Tampa Bay . If the Buccaneers and Dolphins are unable to find a neutral-site location for their game this weekend, the two teams both have a bye in Week 11 and could make it up at that point. (more...)