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Does Arsenal's Kolasinac inflict fear on opponents? Does Arsenal's Kolasinac inflict fear on opponents?
- September 19, 2017

Asked whether he would appeal the red, Conte said: "I don't know, I don't know what happens". Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger felt it was the correct decision to dismiss Luiz. 'For sure it is unusual but in all situations we have to try to improve; in the tactical situation, the physical situation and also we must try to improve in this situation, and also we hope to be more lucky in the future. (more...)
Philippe Coutinho discusses failed Barcelona move, vows commitment to Liverpool Philippe Coutinho discusses failed Barcelona move, vows commitment to Liverpool
- September 19, 2017

Richardson added that Coutinho "now fears his dream Camp Nou move is scuppered" as the Catalans' attention has moved on to Mane. However the Liverpool board were certain they didn't want to sell and eventually the transfer window closed with the former Inter man "stranded" in Merseyside. (more...)
Edmond Tarverdyan Still Wants Ronda Rousey To Fight Cris 'Cyborg' Edmond Tarverdyan Still Wants Ronda Rousey To Fight Cris 'Cyborg'
- September 19, 2017

She placed a medal in the last Olympic games, the last one she competed in. " That's the one ", Tarverdyan said on the MMA Hour . Edmond Tarverdyan has one request of his longtime pupil and that is for her to return and fight UFC Women's Featherweight Champion Cristiane "Cyborg" Justino. (more...)
Hamilton Wins In Singapore As Both Ferraris Retire Hamilton Wins In Singapore As Both Ferraris Retire
- September 19, 2017

And when one posted that Vettel is the better driver Hamilton replied: "One day you will see that that's not the case". There is some controversy as to who is to blame for the chaotic incident that took place in the first few seconds of the Singapore Grand Prix , though it seems fairly clear cut to me: Vettel moved to his left to cut off the charging Max Verstappen , as race leaders typically do. (more...)
'Golovkin v Canelo rematch must avoid judge controversy' 'Golovkin v Canelo rematch must avoid judge controversy'
- September 19, 2017

Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez's much-anticipated middleweight title bout made headlines for all the wrong reasons last weekend when it was controversially scored as a split draw. The two fighters are likely to have a rematch sometime in 2018. The fight of the decade promised an very bad lot, two great middleweights in their prime going head to head in the worlds boxing capital Las Vegas and it more than lived up to its billing. (more...)
Chelsea star Eden Hazard: 'I progressed within a week under Antonio Conte' Chelsea star Eden Hazard: 'I progressed within a week under Antonio Conte'
- September 19, 2017

Hazard, who has not started a game for the Blues this season, has been eased back following ankle surgery. Hazard came on as a second-half substitute during Chelsea's goalless draw with Arsenal at Stamford Bridge on Sunday but was unable to help the Blues find a victor against the Gunners. (more...)
Coutinho: I've not agreed to join Barcelona next summer
- September 19, 2017

Bartomeu has reiterated that they walked away from Coutinho as they could not justify the price tag put to them, with the club eager to try and find greater value in-house once more as they seek to reap the rewards of their famed La Masia academy system. (more...)
Eden Hazard to start for Chelsea against Nottingham Forest Eden Hazard to start for Chelsea against Nottingham Forest
- September 19, 2017

Hazard went on to say that he did not always like Conte's tactics but, given the success he club has enjoyed under him, he is willing to put the hard yards in for the team. "But he improved a lot and he can continue to improve a lot in his career to become one of the best". Conte took charge of the Blues in the summer of 2016 and seemingly galvanised the squad after a awful 2015/16 campaign, clinching the Premier League title in his first season at the helm. (more...)
Windies bat against England in delayed 1st ODI Windies bat against England in delayed 1st ODI
- September 19, 2017

Their Test series finished 2-1 in favour of England despite Shai Hope's heroics in the second Test and West Indies added a win in the shortest format - their strongest avenue - to give themselves a positive edge coming into the ODIs. According to World Cup qualification rules apart from the host country England , the top seven ODI teams will qualify directly. On the other hand, the 22-year-old Tom Curran could be in the English squad for his debut match . (more...)
Evacuation orders issued for Puerto Rico as Hurricane Maria closes in Evacuation orders issued for Puerto Rico as Hurricane Maria closes in
- September 19, 2017

The last major hurricane to strike Puerto Rico directly was Georges, which made landfall there as a Category 3 storm in 1998, he said. The U.S. Virgin Island and the British Virgin Island also are under a Hurricane Watch as of Sunday afternoon. (more...)
Hazard: I improved after a week with Conte at Chelsea
- September 19, 2017

I think we managed very well his situation. Hazard went on to say that he did not always like Conte's tactics but, given the success he club has enjoyed under him, he is willing to put the hard yards in for the team. "But I think that everyone in their life can make a mistake". There will also be opportunities for young players Charly Musonda and Kenedy, the Brazilian winger set to be given his first chance since he was sent home in disgrace from Chelsea's summer tour of China following ... (more...)
Singapore GP signs new F1 contract Singapore GP signs new F1 contract
- September 19, 2017

As the four Nordic drivers on the Formula 1 circuit in 2017 are battling it out in Singapore, namely Kevin Magnussen (Den), Kimi Räikkönen (Fin), Marcus Ericsson (Swe), and Valtteri Bottas (Fin), Singpapore announced just at the start race weekend that the city state will continue hosting the race for another four years. (more...)
Hulu's Emmy triumph creates more drama for traditional broadcasters Hulu's Emmy triumph creates more drama for traditional broadcasters
- September 19, 2017

Elisabeth Moss won for best actress after eight losses, marking one of the five awards for " Handmaid's Tale " at the Emmys . But the Hulu series' dominance spoke volumes. Getty ImagesAt Sunday night's Emmys, there were historic winners, and one shocking appearance from a former White House staffer. "Both in person and around the world", Spicer shouted with authority, echoing his claim that Trump's inauguration crowd was the biggest ever and evoking McCarthy's manic portrayal of him. (more...)
Everton board to give Ronald Koeman more time; still expect European qualification Everton board to give Ronald Koeman more time; still expect European qualification
- September 19, 2017

But a moment of magic meant its resistance lasted a paltry four minutes, as Valencia received Nemanja Matic's pass just outside the area and sent a ferocious half-volley beyond the helpless Jordan Pickford. We made a big mistake by Ashley Williams at 1-0 and after that it was over. More happy than Thursday at Atalanta. They kept United quiet for most of the game and created a fair few chances themselves with Rooney dragging a shot wide in the first half and then forcing David de Gea into a ... (more...)
Man Utd boss Mourinho: Premier League never been more hard to win Man Utd boss Mourinho: Premier League never been more hard to win
- September 19, 2017

Argentina global Sergio Aguero has scored five Premier League goals in the 2017-18 season so far to match Romelu Lukaku's return. Bournemouth's Andrew Surman scored a fine equaliser for the Cherries in their 2-1 win against Brighton on Friday Night Football, while Antonio Valencia hit a stunner from the edge of the box for Manchester United in their 4-0 win over Everton at Old Trafford on Super Sunday. (more...)
Plenty of fury ahead of Parker's title defence Plenty of fury ahead of Parker's title defence
- September 19, 2017

The fall out between Duco Events and the Fury's and Hennessy sports has embroiled into a public war of words, with Higgins making threats of withdrawing Joseph Parker form the contest. Judge Adalaide Byrd has been stood down after turning in a miserable scorecard which had Alvarez winning 118-110. The referee will definitely be a British representative if O'Connor is replaced for the fight, it was confirmed. (more...)
No evidence to link London attack directly to militant groups: USA sources No evidence to link London attack directly to militant groups: USA sources
- September 19, 2017

Sunbury is where the first arrest of a so-far unnamed man, 18, occurred. Two men are now in custody for possible roles in the bombing attack on a rush-hour subway train Friday that injured 29 people in London . The news of frequent police visits could shed light on a tweet sent soon after the attack by President Trump in which he appeared to criticize British authorities for not acting sooner to prevent the attack. (more...)
Predicted Tottenham line up to face Barnsley in the Carabao Cup Predicted Tottenham line up to face Barnsley in the Carabao Cup
- September 19, 2017

We're so happy because he played very well against Manchester United and then in the Youth Cup he was very good. Before he comes, we need to go. It's only about time - time for him to find his balance because he is still 21. For all Tottenham's vast progress under Pochettino, the club are still to lift a trophy since winning the competition with Juande Ramos as manager in 2008. (more...)
Neuer ruled out of Celtic double header with broken foot Neuer ruled out of Celtic double header with broken foot
- September 19, 2017

Neuer's injury is a recurrence of the hairline fracture to a metatarsal in his left foot that he picked up during the Champions League quarter-final second-leg defeat to Real Madrid in April. "Manuel will be back to his previous best and available in January". Neuer will miss Germany's key qualifier against Northern Ireland in Belfast on October 5, where a draw will book the holders' place at Russian Federation 2018. (more...)
Packers vs. Falcons: Preview and Prediction Packers vs. Falcons: Preview and Prediction
- September 19, 2017

The positives for Carolina are that Ron Rivera and Cam Newton went to the Super Bowl the year before the Falcons did, so they're clearly capable, plus the fact that they've given up zero touchdowns and two field goals through two games. (more...)
Detroit Lions beat New York Giants in NFL Detroit Lions beat New York Giants in NFL
- September 19, 2017

Jamal Agnew's 88-yard punt return touchdown . "We put this game on me", said Giants coach Ben McAdoo, who saw his team flop not just on special teams but on offense and defense as well while falling to 0-2. He played more in the second half, when the Giants were scraping to stay in the game and used more hurry-up with less personnel substitutions, but far from his usual presence. (more...)
Barca President Reveals Further Details on Philippe Coutinho Transfer Saga
- September 19, 2017

Philippe Coutinho admits Barcelona's persistent interest was hard to ignore but insists he remains committed to playing for Liverpool . Barcelona tried unsuccessfully to sign the Brazilian throughout the summer, having three bids rejected by Liverpool . (more...)
Red Sox 2B Pedroia leaves after hitting foul ball off face Red Sox 2B Pedroia leaves after hitting foul ball off face
- September 19, 2017

Holt would deliver with a two-run single in the fifth inning, driving Baltimore starter Dylan Bundy from the game. Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia left Monday night's game against the Baltimore Orioles in the top of the fourth inning after he fouled a pitch off his face. (more...)
Cavani speaks on 'fight' with Neymar over free-kicks, penalties Cavani speaks on 'fight' with Neymar over free-kicks, penalties
- September 19, 2017

Neymar has met up with Victoria's Secret model Sara Sampaio on a night out in the English capital. However, the Uruguay striker maintains that he has " no problem " with Paris Saint-Germain team-mate Neymar despite their recent on-field squabble. (more...)
Real Madrid announce new Isco deal
- September 19, 2017

The 25-year-old's previous deal at the Bernabeu was due to expire next summer but has put pen to paper on the new deal which is rumoured to include a €700m release clause. That was the last Madrid chance. Isco is a great player and he has shown that Madrid is where he belongs. It was different sometime ago when he was in the shadows at the club. (more...)