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Bilic lauds West Ham London rivals Tottenham Bilic lauds West Ham London rivals Tottenham
- September 22, 2017

After a awful start, West Ham have not conceded in three games and kick-started their season with a 2-0 win over Huddersfield. Their main creative force Manuel Lanzini will also miss out due to a damaged knee, but Mark Noble could make his first appearance in over a month. (more...)
Cristiano Ronaldo returns from suspension as Real Madrid take on Real Betis Cristiano Ronaldo returns from suspension as Real Madrid take on Real Betis
- September 22, 2017

Zidane could call upon former Betis midfielder Dani Ceballos, whose only LaLiga action since joining Madrid this season came in a brief cameo appearance off the substitutes bench against Sociedad. The 16-year-old became the youngest player to score multiple goals in a match in Europe's top five leagues this century. The Welshman, who missed three months of last season due to an ankle problem, has constantly been defended by Zidane and the Real boss remains confident Bale will silence his ... (more...)
Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott can't defend lack of effort against Broncos Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott can't defend lack of effort against Broncos
- September 22, 2017

Dallas G Jonathan Cooper originally was first-round pick of Arizona and was traded to New England in deal that brought OLB Chandler Jones to Cardinals. The Giants used the smash concept for a 22-yard gain against Dallas' Cover 2 zone in the season opener. Second year quarterback Dak Prescott has thrown for 506 yards and 3 touchdowns. (more...)
No celebrations for Barry unless West Brom take something from Arsenal No celebrations for Barry unless West Brom take something from Arsenal
- September 22, 2017

Should Barry play any part in Monday's game, he will become the Premier League's all-time leading appearance maker with his 633 overtaking Ryan Giggs . Having already played 365 times in the Premier League for Villa, Barry went on to make a further 132 appearances at City before going on to join Everton and current club West Brom. (more...)
Ander Herrera speaks out about David de Gea's future at Manchester United
- September 22, 2017

After three away games against Chelsea , Tottenham and Liverpool , they are unbeaten as they frustrate teams that try to play football. "The Potters will set it out to make it hard for Chelsea , and they showed against Manchester United earlier in the month what they are capable of against the top teams". (more...)
Aaron Hernandez Diagnosed with 'Severe' Form of CTE Aaron Hernandez Diagnosed with 'Severe' Form of CTE
- September 21, 2017

BU later confirmed the findings for Eyewitness News, saying Hernandez also had early brain atrophy. Attorney Jose Baez said that Boston University scientists said that he had one of the most severe cases of the neurological impairment CTE that they have ever seen. (more...)
Belichick won't be reading Tom Brady's book
- September 21, 2017

Watson's ability to escape pressure and run, as evidenced by his dynamic 49-yard touchdown scamper in last Thursday's 13-9 win over the host Cincinnati Bengals , is naturally a concern for the Patriots. "Good poise, has a good arm, I think he can make all of the throws he needs to make". This probably won't be the case this sunday. Without Edelman in this season's opener (and losing Amendola midway through), he completed 44.44 percent of his passes - fourth-worst among games he started and ... (more...)
Behind enemy lines: Bills - Broncos Q&A with Broncos beat reporter Ryan Koenigsberg Behind enemy lines: Bills - Broncos Q&A with Broncos beat reporter Ryan Koenigsberg
- September 21, 2017

Because the Denver Broncos made a point of stopping it. Jones was aware of the Broncos' brilliant defense but was admittedly surprised to see Siemian carve up his Cowboys with four TD passes in a 42-17 shellacking in Denver last weekend. (more...)
Wayne Rooney's Everton fine to benefit local community Wayne Rooney's Everton fine to benefit local community
- September 21, 2017

Everton have fined Wayne Rooney two weeks' wages following his conviction for drink-driving, Sky sources understand. Rooney, 31, plead guilty Monday on counts of driving under the influence, for which he was sentenced to 100 hours of community service, and had his driving license suspended to two years. (more...)
Boxing Star Andre Ward Announces Retirement Boxing Star Andre Ward Announces Retirement
- September 21, 2017

A light heavyweight gold medal victor at the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens, Ward calls time on his undefeated career with a record of 32 victories, 16 by knockout. and I feel like (my) time is now". Russia's Kovalev (30-2-1, 26 KOs) discussed Ward's retirement during a press conference Thursday in Manhattan to promote his November 25 fight against Ukraine's Vyacheslav Shabranskyy (19-1, 16 KOs) in The Theater at Madison Square Garden (HBO). (more...)
Cincinnati Bengals at Green Bay Packers Betting Trends and Expert Predictions 09/24/17 Cincinnati Bengals at Green Bay Packers Betting Trends and Expert Predictions 09/24/17
- September 21, 2017

Green Bay's.682 winning percentage is tied with Philadelphia for No. 3 in the NFC and behind Arizona (16-6, .727) and Seattle (17-5, .773). Now, he and the medical staff just have to figure out who'll actually be able to suit up - because a whopping 13 players appeared on the team's injury report Wednesday afternoon. (more...)
You Might Have Missed The Secret Message On Elisabeth Moss' Emmy Outfit You Might Have Missed The Secret Message On Elisabeth Moss' Emmy Outfit
- September 21, 2017

On Monday, Moss' super stylist Karla Welch (the woman behind the clothes of aforementioned Paulson and Ellis Ross) posted a cheeky snap of the bottom of the actress' shoe. "It's my bread and butter, it's what I'm most interested in as a woman, shows that are about women", she said. Forget her pale pink Prabal Gurung gown, following Sunday night's Emmys , it was Elizabeth Moss' custom-made Olgana Paris heels that got everyone talking. (more...)
Second ODI between England and West Indies rained off Second ODI between England and West Indies rained off
- September 21, 2017

The problem forced Windies to make a late change to their intended line-up in Nottingham after Gayle approached captain Jason Holder shortly before the toss and complained of hamstring trouble. Remember when people were saying this West Indies side was the worst to grace Test cricket for 50 years . only for them to beat England in the following match. (more...)
England sack women's team manager Mark Sampson England sack women's team manager Mark Sampson
- September 21, 2017

But Sampson's tenure was marked by accusations of impropriety that first arose only months after he was hired in December 2013, and on Wednesday - less than 24 hours after his team began qualification for the 2019 World Cup with a 6-0 win over Russian Federation - the English Football Association fired him, citing "clear evidence of inappropriate and unacceptable behaviour" in a statement announcing its decision. (more...)
Former MLB OF Raul Mondesi given prison sentence Former MLB OF Raul Mondesi given prison sentence
- September 21, 2017

He has reportedly been under house arrest since February while awaiting trial. The 13-year Major League Baseball veteran was elected in 2010 as mayor of San Cristobal, his hometown, and served a six-year term until 2016. During the 2010 election, he ran as part of the Dominican Liberation Party but later switched sides and joined the Dominican Revolutionary Party. One of Mondesi's sons, Raul Adalberto Mondesi, now plays for the Kansas City Royals and was on the roster for the team that won ... (more...)
I'll learn from Pandya's ODI blitz: Zampa I'll learn from Pandya's ODI blitz: Zampa
- September 21, 2017

Australia had brought in local bowler KK Jiyas ahead of Sunday's (17) game to practise facing a left-arm wrist spinner and Smith said the performance in Chennai was disappointing but that his side have got to be ready for more. Dhoni soon took over to blast some vital runs in the last five overs as he added 72 runs with number-eight Bhuvneshwar Kumar, who finished unbeaten on 32. (more...)
Jake LaMotta, legendary 'Raging Bull' boxer, dies at 95 Jake LaMotta, legendary 'Raging Bull' boxer, dies at 95
- September 21, 2017

LaMotta was made to engage in street fights with neighborhood kids to earn the family money to help pay rent. Born Giacobbe LaMottaon on July 10, 1922, to Italian parents in the Bronx, New York City, he was said to have taken up boxing after he was rejected by the military due to an unknown medical condition. (more...)
Lampard: Man Utd are certain Premier League title contenders Lampard: Man Utd are certain Premier League title contenders
- September 21, 2017

After this horror show, Mkhitaryan missed the subsequent 4 league games through injury and was not picked in the squad for the next few games which meant that he spent a good amount of time away from the first team. Statistically last season , Herrera had his best game in United's 1-0 win over Tottenham Hotspur on December 11 when he created five chances, one of which was the assist for Henrikh Mkhitaryan's victor. (more...)
Dani Alves mediates in Neymar, Edinson Cavani row? Dani Alves mediates in Neymar, Edinson Cavani row?
- September 21, 2017

Neymar and PSG teammate Edinson Cavani have hit the headlines for the wrong reasons since the weekend win over Lyon, during which they persistently argued over set piece duties. "He [Cavani] deserves respect", Forlan told Uruguayan radio station Radio Sport 890. This is despite Unai Emery saying that he wants Cavani and Neymar to sort out their problems - Khelaifi, like many of us, seems to have forgotten there's an actual manager in charge at the club to handle these things. (more...)
How we beat Chelsea to sign Lukaku - Jose Mourinho How we beat Chelsea to sign Lukaku - Jose Mourinho
- September 21, 2017

Portuguese coach Jose Mourinho has settled into the Manchester United hot seat following a sixth placed finish during his first season in charge. The two Manchester clubs have identical records after five games in terms of points, goal difference and goals scored, but United boss Jose Mourinho claimed City were not in his thoughts. (more...)
Frenchman Lappartient replaces Cookson as UCI president Frenchman Lappartient replaces Cookson as UCI president
- September 21, 2017

Lappartient, the European Cycling Union (UEC) president, became the first Frenchman to take charge of the global body since Achille Joinard (1947-57). Elected in 2013 when cycling's image was battered by doping scandals, Cookson told voters: "I've delivered change, I've restored the UCI's credibility". (more...)
Carabao Cup: Man Utd, Chelsea win big Carabao Cup: Man Utd, Chelsea win big
- September 21, 2017

Marcus Rashford bagged himself two goals within the first 20 minutes of the tie, before Jesse Lingard's deflected effort beat Ripley in the Burton goal to put United in a comfortable position. Ethan Ampadu became the first Chelsea player born this millennium, a week after his 17th birthday, on a night when Eden Hazard shone on his first start of the season after his broken ankle. (more...)
Jay-Z turns down LII halftime show Jay-Z turns down LII halftime show
- September 21, 2017

Kaepernick, whose contract with the 49ers was not renewed this summer (17), remains a free agent after sparking a backlash for kneeling during the US national anthem at games previous year (16) to protest discrimination against his fellow African-Americans. (more...)
Bills' LeSean McCoy calls CJ Anderson 'engine' of Broncos offense Bills' LeSean McCoy calls CJ Anderson 'engine' of Broncos offense
- September 21, 2017

Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is among the believers in the former part-time starter at Northwestern who thought long and hard about getting his real estate license when his college career ended on crutches. When I was in Carolina a year ago, we went against Trevor [in the] opening game of the season last year. Siemian may be aware of all that and has quietly tried to reach that with his smart play-calling for the Broncos . (more...)
Government hits out at Premier League clubs over disabled facilities Government hits out at Premier League clubs over disabled facilities
- September 21, 2017

Mourinho spoke fulsomely about the 28-year-old impact after he came on in the 77th minute to help spark a late goal glut in the 4-0 Premier League win over Everton on Sunday. " Real Madrid are going to talk about it every summer because he is the best keeper in the world". "'We are going to enjoy having him here and try to keep him at the club for as long as possible". (more...)