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LSU's Derrius Guice questionable against Syracuse LSU's Derrius Guice questionable against Syracuse
- September 20, 2017

Guice, the Tigers' standout junior tailback, is "very questionable" for the game against the Orange (2-1), coach Ed Orgeron said Wednesday on the Southeastern Conference teleconference. He is LSU's most unsafe offensive weapon, especially with quarterback Danny Etling settling into his role with a group of wide receivers that have yielded just one touchdown catch this season. (more...)
Pee Wee Football Team Kneels Pee Wee Football Team Kneels "Because Black People Are Getting Killed"
- September 20, 2017

Louis in response to the verdict in the Jason Stockley trial. " One of the kids brought it up and asked, 'What's going on in St. Louis?" "I felt like it was a good teaching moment for me to circle the team and have a meeting". While many have shown support, the move has had its fair share of critics - with some calling for the Commanches to be expelled from their league. Some have said that the team should be removed from their youth league, whereas others are praising Gooden for not ... (more...)
Dumoulin takes out world time trial title Dumoulin takes out world time trial title
- September 20, 2017

The Dutchman was over 40 seconds up through every intermediate check point along the course and eventually finished the 31km over 57 seconds up on second place Primož Roglič (Slo) and 1-21 up on Chris Froome (GBr) who took third. Froome, the first rider to complete the Tour-Vuelta double in the same year since the Spanish race was rescheduled to follow the French event in 1995, won bronze medals in the individual time trial at the Olympics in both 2012 and 2016. (more...)
Manchester United Ready To Hijack Sanchez Move To Man City Manchester United Ready To Hijack Sanchez Move To Man City
- September 20, 2017

Sanchez has been linked with a move to Manchester United when his contract expires at the end of the season, while Manchester City had a bid rejected for the Chile worldwide during the transfer window. He added: "I did feel he became distracted". Let's see how he performs this season at Arsenal . "Sanchez has always been a hard worker". According to Matt Law in the Telegraph , despite City insisting the winger still remains part of Guardiola's plans, some top Premier League clubs ... (more...)
Real Madrid dominate FIFPro XI shortlist with 12 nominated Real Madrid dominate FIFPro XI shortlist with 12 nominated
- September 20, 2017

About 25,000 professional footballers took part in the poll, which this year covers performances by players from August to June, aligned with the majority of club competitions. Meanwhile, Manchester United boast six players: Romelu Lukaku , David de Gea , Paul Pogba , Nemanja Matic, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Antonio Valencia . (more...)
Newcastle goalkeeper Tim Krul makes Brighton loan move permanent Newcastle goalkeeper Tim Krul makes Brighton loan move permanent
- September 20, 2017

However, Newcastle have now confirmed the loan deal has been made permanent with Krul signing a one-year contract at the Amex, ending a 12-year association with the Magpies. The eight-cap Holland global spent time away on loan at Falkirk, Carlisle, Ajax and AZ Alkmaar. Krul made his Brighton debut in Tuesday's League Cup defeat at Bournemouth, and told reporters after the game that he was "really enjoying the new, fresh challenge". (more...)
Marco Estrada, Jays agree to one-year, $13M deal Marco Estrada, Jays agree to one-year, $13M deal
- September 20, 2017

The record was broken with just less than two weeks remaining in the regular season. "A pretty cool thing to be a part of", Gordon said. I didn't hit many this year, but I guess I made one count. "You've got to give credit to the players all around, just having good approaches and putting good swings on mistakes". Martin hit a two-run double to increase the lead to three runs. (more...)
England women 6-0 Russian Federation women England women 6-0 Russian Federation women
- September 20, 2017

Sampson's players appeared to show support by running to celebrate the first goal against Russian Federation at Prenton Park with him. Despite Sampson having been cleared twice, by an FA review and an independent investigation, the issue has not gone away. (more...)
Mourinho: Carrick still important player for Man Utd Mourinho: Carrick still important player for Man Utd
- September 20, 2017

The game was not as easy as the score indicates, but I honestly think that we deserved the victory. "The 2-0 come and after that the third and fourth goals are just a effect of a team that was sad and another team that was happy, for me the third and fourth goal were a little bit out of context in the game,"‎ he added. (more...)
Japan Open: Sindhu, Nehwal into second round with contrasting wins Japan Open: Sindhu, Nehwal into second round with contrasting wins
- September 20, 2017

Nehwal has an equally tough opponent as she meets the Rio Olympic gold medalist Carolina Marin . Fresh from her victory at the Korea Open Super Series badminton tournament, Rio Olympic silver-medallist PV Sindhu will aim to continue her rich vein of form when she heads into the Japan Open, which got underway on Tuesday. (more...)
United League Cup Injury Report vs Burton: Pogba, Tuanzebe, Rojo, Ibrahimovic United League Cup Injury Report vs Burton: Pogba, Tuanzebe, Rojo, Ibrahimovic
- September 20, 2017

Unfortunately, promising young defender Axel Tuanzebe is carrying a back injury and will not make his first start of the season. We take a look at how Manchester United should line up tonight. Burton have played at Old Trafford before in a famous FA Cup Replay match which they earned after drawing with them 0-0 at home. Tonight all three should start, giving Rashford the chance to play the number nine role. (more...)
Jake LaMotta dead: Real-life Raging Bull boxer dies aged 95 Jake LaMotta dead: Real-life Raging Bull boxer dies aged 95
- September 20, 2017

In his famous six-fight rivalry with Sugar Ray Robinson , he won just one of the fights. A Facebook account associated with his daughter Christi posted a tribute to him late Tuesday. The two had six bouts between 1942 and 1951, capped by the legendary "Saint Valentine's Day Massacre" fight in Chicago. Lead actor Robert De Niro , who before assuming the role had trained with LaMotta until the titular character was confident the actor could conceivably box professionally, won an Oscar for ... (more...)
Manchester United and Marouane Fellaini unable to agree contract terms
- September 20, 2017

Mourinho has opted for both Nemanja Matic and Marouane Fellaini ahead of the pair but he said Carrick and Herrera would get their chance. Ander Herrera was the player of the season and he is not starting matches. He knows Matic very well from his Chelsea days and Manchester United jumped at the opportunity to†transfer the player when his role at the Premier League champions started to decrease. (more...)
Canterbury Bulldogs sack coach Des Hasler after five-year spell Canterbury Bulldogs sack coach Des Hasler after five-year spell
- September 20, 2017

Hasler guided the Bulldogs to the 2012 and 2014 grand finals where they lost to Melbourne and South Sydney respectively. "He's taken that club to two grand finals, but again it's about success on the field". "Today, I informed Des Hasler and his management of our decision to pursue a new head coach for our club, effective immediately", Dib said. He has made no secret it was the appeal of Hasler that had lured him to Belmore. (more...)
Pressure building on Everton manager Ronald Koeman after fourth straight loss Pressure building on Everton manager Ronald Koeman after fourth straight loss
- September 20, 2017

Now, Wednesday's League Cup clash at home to second-tier Sunderland takes on huge importance with bookmakers William Hill making Koeman second favourite to be the next manager sacked. Sigurdsson, Everton's record signing who arrived in the close season along with a host of new recruits as the club spent £145 million (S$264 million), said the squad was gelling. (more...)
Arsenal told to build on Chelsea performance without Mesut Ozil, Alexis Sanchez Arsenal told to build on Chelsea performance without Mesut Ozil, Alexis Sanchez
- September 20, 2017

Sanchez missed out on a move to Manchester City over the summer, with a £60 million offer on the table as the deadline passed . The Brazilian was red carded 87 minutes into Sunday's 0-0 draw with Arsenal after a heavy tackle on Gunners left-back Sead Kolasinac . (more...)
Paul Pogba: Reveals Carrick and Scholes as mentors while growing up Paul Pogba: Reveals Carrick and Scholes as mentors while growing up
- September 20, 2017

Paul Pogba has revealed that Michael Carrick has been acting as a "mentor" to him since his move to Manchester United last summer. "I'm still learning from Michael". The Special One claimed: "I don't know, it looks like a hamstring injury". " Scholesy may not be here anymore but when I was younger, I was looking at him a lot as a midfielder ", he added. (more...)
Jose Mourinho wants Marouane Fellaini deal renewed soon Jose Mourinho wants Marouane Fellaini deal renewed soon
- September 20, 2017

He said: "He [Carrick] is in a team with these two guys, playing absolutely phenomenal". Last season, it was not until United's opening game in this competition that he made his first competitive appearance, before going onto play an important role for the remainder of the campaign - something Mourinho suggests he can do again. (more...)
Ian Botham bats for transfer reform as Paul Coughlin leaves Durham Ian Botham bats for transfer reform as Paul Coughlin leaves Durham
- September 20, 2017

Nottinghamshire are on the verge of promotion back to division one and are this season's 50-over and Twenty20 champions. That was perceived to be a dig at Notts director of cricket Mick Newell, who is also an England selector. 'It's without question that our second-division status, points penalties and hard financial situation has created an opportunity for rival counties to unsettle players'. (more...)
Federation Internationale de Football Association launch investigation into Chelsea youth policy Federation Internationale de Football Association launch investigation into Chelsea youth policy
- September 20, 2017

The club have been looked into twice before by the world football governing body. Atletico Madrid are now under a transfer embargo for breaching similar rules about the signing of minors and their appeal was upheld by the Court of Arbitration of Sport (CAS). (more...)
See the $25.5M Beverly Hills Mansion Floyd Mayweather Just Bought See the $25.5M Beverly Hills Mansion Floyd Mayweather Just Bought
- September 20, 2017

And sharing photos on his Instagram account, Mayweather, who is estimated to have made £78million from the fight, showed money really is no object. In light of the controversial draw between Canelo and GGG, some, most prominently Teddy Atlas, are also becoming disenfranchised with the sweet science, further strengthening the hand of a star like McGregor if boxing is in need of a draw. (more...)
Benzema Extends Real Madrid Contract To 2021
- September 20, 2017

Coach Zinedine Zidane's renewal is also imminent after the Frenchman repeated on Tuesday that his deal is "done". Benzema will not play against Betis on Wednesday night as the result of a knee injury, which will sideline him for another couple of weeks. (more...)
Belgian champion Anderlecht fires Weiler after poor start Belgian champion Anderlecht fires Weiler after poor start
- September 20, 2017

Belgian club Anderlecht has announced the dismissal of Swiss coach Rene Feyler on Monday due to a drop in the season's latest results, most recently a 2-2 draw against Kortrick on Saturday. The board acted to dismiss Weiler, releasing a statement in which it listed his achievements and credited him with the development of Belgium internationals Youri Tielemans and Leander Dendoncker. (more...)
India vs Australia 2nd ODI team news, playing XIs and pitch conditions
- September 20, 2017

The Australian cricket team have endured a torrid run in ODIs overseas, having lost nine out of 11 ODIs, including two no-results. The second ODI between Indian and Australia scheduled on Wednesday could face interruptions due to rains as clouds loom over the skies of the "City of Joy". (more...)
Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav hunting in a pair Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav hunting in a pair
- September 20, 2017

I feel it's going to be tough while bowling at him". It is an accepted fact that when only four fielders are permitted outside the circle batsmen will go heavy on the bowling. In Ranji Trophy, I was in the UP Ranji team that also had senior leg- spinner Piyush Chawla. We couldn't have had a better combination . That neither of the factors worked to the advantage of the Australians was a tribute to the wicket-taking ways of the wrist spinners, each unique in approach and execution. (more...)