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Napoli, vittoria all'esordio in Youth League: 2-1 contro lo Shakhtar Napoli, vittoria all'esordio in Youth League: 2-1 contro lo Shakhtar
- September 13, 2017

La squadra di Saurini si è imposta in una combattuta partita per 2-1, passando prima in vantaggio al 43mo con Gaetano , poi facendosi raggiungere nel secondo tempo, al 70mo, da Kulakov . Per una ventina di minuti la gara prosegue senza regalare grosse emozioni fino alla rete di Gaetano che al 44° sblocca il risultato in favore dei partenopei con una botta vincente da fuori area. (more...)
Antonio Conte delighted with 'perfect' Chelsea after Qarabag win Antonio Conte delighted with 'perfect' Chelsea after Qarabag win
- September 13, 2017

Chelsea's next Champions League game is away on September 27 to Atletico Madrid who held AS Roma to a 0-0 draw in Italy. A brace from Michy Batshuayi , and a goal each from Pedro Rodriguez, Cesar Azpilicuerta, and new signings Tiemoue Bakayoko and Davide Zappacosta , secured the emphatic win for Chelsea . (more...)
Audacious strike by Zappacosta as Chelsea put six past Qarabag Audacious strike by Zappacosta as Chelsea put six past Qarabag
- September 13, 2017

The Blues have won their last three games on the spin to leave them third in the Premier League table. It was an impressive bit of all-around attacking play for a fullback, and really showed off just how good Zappacosta can be going forward. (more...)
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola questions Yaya Toure's future before Feyenoord clash Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola questions Yaya Toure's future before Feyenoord clash
- September 13, 2017

With Ederson out, Claudio Bravo will be between the sticks. Only a few more hours now before finding out if the De Kuip faithful will be able to rattle Guardiola and his talented squad. Stewart Robson dissects Liverpool's 5-0 loss to Manchester City , and discusses why the match was so one-sided. Feyenoord U19's have been beaten 2-0 by Manchester City in their opening UEFA Youth League match. (more...)
Guardiola: Guardiola: "Feyenoord have won more European trophies than Manchester City"
- September 13, 2017

Guardiola coached Toure at Barcelona, where the former Ivory Coast worldwide lost his place in the first XI and was transferred to City in 2010. Asked whether Toure would play soon, Guardiola said: "Hopefully - it depends on the player". (more...)
Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane wants 'world-class' tag Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane wants 'world-class' tag
- September 13, 2017

It saw him reach 80 goals in English top division football and surpass 100 for the Lilywhites, and Carragher, who spent 17 years at Anfield, feels Kane is on the cusp of true greatness. It looks like his upper body has got stronger. "He looks as if the only thing he focuses on is football and he doesn't get involved in any other nonsense". (more...)
Irma weakens into a tropical depression Irma weakens into a tropical depression
- September 13, 2017

Communities along Georgia's coast were swamped by storm surge and rainfall arriving at high tide Monday afternoon. The rain and winds were expected to last through the night. About 20 cruise lines have Miami as a home port or a port of call, according to the PortMiami website, and many have had to move ships out of the area and revise schedules. (more...)
Irma death toll in US rises to 11 Irma death toll in US rises to 11
- September 13, 2017

What are the state governments doing? Downed trees and debris littered the roads, he said , but the city did not experience any storm surge like it feared. Florida Gov. Rick Scott flew over the hard-hit but isolated Keys on Monday and said he saw a lot of flood damage and boats that had washed ashore. (more...)
Fewer South Georgia residents without power Wednesday morning Fewer South Georgia residents without power Wednesday morning
- September 13, 2017

Once the storm leaves affected areas, the company must wait until conditions are safe for damage assessment teams to enter the field and begin the restoration process, followed by fix crews, which could take several days, if not weeks, depending on the amount of damage and safe access to the area. (more...)
Russian cyclists file lawsuit against Wada and Dr Richard McLaren Russian cyclists file lawsuit against Wada and Dr Richard McLaren
- September 13, 2017

Mutko insisted that Russian authorities had never run a state-sponsored doping programme and pinned all the blame on the laboratory and Russia's Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA). In comments e-mailed to reporters, WADA dismissed Mutko's assertions. What was the McLaren report? "WADA would expect the Russian authorities to take responsibility for this deliberate system of cheating that was uncovered by the McLaren Investigation - as is stipulated within RUSADA's Roadmap to Compliance - rather ... (more...)
Junior Cert partygoers will be breathalysed Junior Cert partygoers will be breathalysed
- September 13, 2017

Under the new system which only applies to English students results will receive a Distinction, or a Merit, or an Achieved mark instead of the traditional A, B, C, system. The HSE, however, says that alcohol shouldn't be involved in any celebrations. The National Association of Principals and Deputy Principals (NAPD), meanwhile, congratulated the students on their results. (more...)
Sadio Mane Gets Straight Red Card For High Tackle; Liverpool Thrashed Sadio Mane Gets Straight Red Card For High Tackle; Liverpool Thrashed
- September 13, 2017

City had stuttered through their first three games but hit their stride against the Reds, albeit with the visitors having to play almost an hour following Sadio Mane's sending off in the 37th minute. If there were any doubts about Manchester City's title credentials this season, they are gone. "It was a serious performance". "You can defend not perfectly and still win 5-0". (more...)
Chelsea star Cesc Fabregas reacts to Qarabag Champions League hammering Chelsea star Cesc Fabregas reacts to Qarabag Champions League hammering
- September 13, 2017

I saw the right commitment from my players. With those key players kept fresh and Eden Hazard coming off the bench for only his second appearance since close-season ankle surgery, Conte is confident Chelsea will go into its London derby in good condition to claim three valuable points. (more...)
Ederson returns to Manchester City training wearing protective helmet
- September 13, 2017

Will he be fit to face Feyenoord in the Champions League on Wednesday? "In the game everybody thought the goalkeeper was seriously injured - I'm not sure what happened but he was running around after the game so not as serious as everybody thought". (more...)
Champions League Preview: Manchester City Need A Good Start Against Feyenoord Champions League Preview: Manchester City Need A Good Start Against Feyenoord
- September 13, 2017

I was a football player working with my idol Johan Cruyff [at Barcelona] and after that Louis van Gaal, a lot of Holland players in my team. City's players will certainly not be taking the game lightly, with more than enough of them having tasted disappointment at the group stage before. (more...)
NK Maribor Champions League - 1 November 2017
- September 13, 2017

In early team news Liverpool can not call on Nathaniel Clyne or Adam Lallana, while Danny Ings and Philippe Coutinho are minor doubts. Sadio Mane is available for the match, despite his straight red card on Saturday. Karius, who endured a hard first 12 months on Merseyside following his £5million arrival from Mainz, will take over between the posts against Sevilla tonight with Simon Mignolet given the responsibility of playing in the Premier League. (more...)
RB Leipzig 'relaxed' as Real Madrid chase Bundesliga goalmachine RB Leipzig 'relaxed' as Real Madrid chase Bundesliga goalmachine
- September 13, 2017

Werner has scored 24 goals in 34 games in the Bundesliga since moving to RB Leipzig from Stuttgart in 2016. "We are completely relaxed". Werner looks ready to set the German top flight alight yet again this season, enhancing his prospects of a big move next year. (more...)
Sevilla star Nolito out Champions League clash against Liverpool
- September 13, 2017

Garcia won the competition with Liverpool in 2005, and believes the current squad is better than that one he was a part of. Klopp said: "I'm not sure if I'm disappointed". A Mane-inspired Liverpool should edge past Sevilla with Anfield advantage. Yet the big concern must be that the defensive issues from two seasons ago have yet to be solved a couple of seasons later and it is a major concern heading into this Champions League campaign. (more...)
Arsenal must decide if they want Europa League success, says Cech Arsenal must decide if they want Europa League success, says Cech
- September 13, 2017

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has admitted he does not view the Europa League as an avenue by which to qualify for the Champions League. Petr Cech, Laurent Koscielny, Alexandre Lacazette, Danny Welbeck, Mesut Ozil, Aaron Ramsey and Granit Xhaka were all absent at London Colney, appearing to confirm that they will all sit out of the Gunners' opening Europa League encounter. (more...)
Gennady Golovkin hopes Canelo Alvarez fight will rank him with middleweight greats Gennady Golovkin hopes Canelo Alvarez fight will rank him with middleweight greats
- September 13, 2017

On Saturday at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Canelo will once again be fighting against conventional wisdom; when betting opened, Vegas pegged GGG the favorite, and despite some movement on the lines, Canelo still remains a +125 underdog on the money line. (more...)
Toronto extends winning streak to four games — Blue Jays notebook Toronto extends winning streak to four games — Blue Jays notebook
- September 13, 2017

Urena had a trio of singles on the night, extending his hit streak to five games. What's worse is, as noted by Big League Stew , this is not the first time this has happened to Castillo this season. "Overall I'm putting more A-swings on the ball", Maile said of his approach at the plate. And nobody, not even Toronto manager John Gibbons, would have blamed Martin if he used the oblique injury to ride out the rest of the year on the sideline and get an early jump on his preparations for 2018. (more...)
Gunter Is Gone; Jean Francois too Gunter Is Gone; Jean Francois too
- September 13, 2017

The Packers may have found him redundant along the defensive line, especially after adding Quinton Dial - who is younger and more versatile - on Tuesday of last week. Those moves, along with the rise of players like Josh Hawkins , forced Gunter even further down the bench. Releasing Francois appears to be the corresponding roster move. (more...)
Barcelona vs Juventus 12 September 2017: UCL Preview and Predictions Barcelona vs Juventus 12 September 2017: UCL Preview and Predictions
- September 13, 2017

Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri took it one step further, backing Dybala to one day prove himself equal to the likes of Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar . Barcelona Predicted lineups: Ter Stegen; Alba, Umtiti, Pique, Semedo; Rakitic, Iniesta, Busquets; Dembele, Messi, L. Suarez. Buffon didn't have a serious save to make until the 20th minute, but the veteran was alert when he was finally forced into action, tipping over Luis Suarez 's powerful first-time drive after a Messi free ... (more...)
Hurricane Irma forces Miami woman to deliver her own baby Hurricane Irma forces Miami woman to deliver her own baby
- September 13, 2017

The cranes' arms had to remain loose and could not be tied down, said Maurice Pons, deputy director of the building department, in the statement. The two buildings are across the street from the Gran Paraiso construction site where a crane collapsed during Hurricane Irma and that crane has yet to be secured. (more...)
Barcelona full-back, CL hero available for Juventus clash Barcelona full-back, CL hero available for Juventus clash
- September 13, 2017

I do not know what will happen in the future. "I follow Serie A, just as I follow Juventus". Messi gave the Italians nightmares from the word go, but captain Andres Iniesta was also in electric form, while record signing Ousmane Dembele had an impressive full debut, making for a party atmosphere at the Nou Camp to accompany the show put on by their relentless Argentine talisman. (more...)