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Hughes Plots Stoke Shocker Against Chelsea Despite Depleted Defence Line
- September 24, 2017

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte: "I think Alvaro played very well and he took his goals very well, which for a striker is very important". Chelsea scored from its only two shots in the first half, Morata putting the team in front after just 82 seconds before fellow Spain worldwide Pedro netted his second goal in his last three games. (more...)
Lowcountry woman organizes donation drive for Puerto Rico Lowcountry woman organizes donation drive for Puerto Rico
- September 24, 2017

Flights from destinations in Florida, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, and NY are also expected to arrive later in the day. Cuomo will travel with as many as 10 New York Power Authority engineers, translators and supervisors and Department of Environmental Conservation drones and drone pilots to help restore power to the island and deliver emergency supplies, authorities said. (more...)
Premier League goal of the weekend
- September 24, 2017

The United midfielder, who has struggled for time on the pitch this season, added: "We won three titles last season and City didn't win anything". Despite having won just one of its three league home games, Chelsea has been flawless on the road and stays within three points of the Manchester sides at the top of the table. (more...)
Antonio Conte Sends Message To Alvaro Morata After Chelsea Thrash Stoke Antonio Conte Sends Message To Alvaro Morata After Chelsea Thrash Stoke
- September 24, 2017

What they saidStoke boss Mark Hughes: "When you go up against a side of the quality of Chelsea , or any side in fairness, you've got to make sure you don't have catastrophic defensive moments and we had at least three, which is always going to make it hard". (more...)
Stoke City 0-4 Chelsea: 5 Talking Points Stoke City 0-4 Chelsea: 5 Talking Points
- September 24, 2017

The win keeps Chelsea in third place, three points off top spot, while Stoke remain down in 15th position on five points from six games. Antonio Conte was left frustrated by Chelsea's failure to beat Arsenal last weekend, but the Blues boss has been given a lift ahead of Saturday's trip to Stoke City by Eden Hazard's return to prominence and the end of the Diego Costa saga. (more...)
Coutinho shows why he is priceless to Liverpool Coutinho shows why he is priceless to Liverpool
- September 24, 2017

There is a clear lack of concentration when the ball goes out of play - and particularly from corners. He came off the bench for their 2-2 against Sevilla in their opening Champions League match. "He had a little problem with his calf - it's not an injury but a little problem - and we all have to get used to this and manage this a little bit better". (more...)
Morata hat trick leads Chelsea to big win over Stoke in EPL Morata hat trick leads Chelsea to big win over Stoke in EPL
- September 24, 2017

The Manchester rivals have shone in the opening weeks of the 2017-18 season, with the teams joint atop of the table with a haul of 13 points and plus-14 goal difference. "I used to really enjoy watching him play and how he went about his business, because he was different - he had an edge to him and the reaction of other players to him was really interesting". (more...)
Morata hits hat-trick as Chelsea secure dominant win over Stoke City
- September 24, 2017

In fact, against the run of play and latching onto a awful back pass by Darren Fletcher, Pedro snatched the ball and thumped a beauty of a right-footer past a desperately diving in vain Butland to put the champions 2-0 up with 15 minutes left of the first half. (more...)
Jose Mourinho sends clear message to Man United fans about Anthony Martial
- September 24, 2017

Luckily for Southampton , Stephens should be available for the next game against Stoke, due to his injury only deemed to be a minor one. Fraser Forster denied the inital effort with a sharp save, but Lukaku was the first to the rebound and put United 1-0 up in the 20th minute. (more...)
Jose Mourinho delighted with 'pragmatic' performance against Southampton
- September 24, 2017

Following Lukaku's goal, the visitors did control aspects of the match from some periods but otherwise found themselves on the back foot. Substitutes: Ander Herrera (for Mata, 62mins): 6, Chris Smalling (for Mkhitaryan, 75mins): 5, Daley Blind (for Marcus Rashford , 90mins): 5. (more...)
Paul Pogba May Need Surgery, MUFC to Make Decision Next Week
- September 24, 2017

The 72-year-old is often used by top clubs and operated on Barcelona star Ousmane Dembele earlier this month. "His injury is a little different to Dembele because he can heal without surgery", he told HS. I'm not going to cry or count the days for Pogba to be back. "No idea", was the response of Mourinho when asked about the timeframe of Pogba's return in his pre-match press conference. (more...)
Thunder Owe Bulls Thank You Note After Anthony Trade
- September 24, 2017

The Oklahoma City Thunder acquired Paul George from IN earlier IN the offseason and on Saturday, they agreed to a deal with the New York Knicks that will land Carmelo Anthony IN OKC. The deal will be finalized Monday with the league office. After weeks of insisting that his tenure in NY was over, Melo finally got his wish. Cleveland's package included Iman Shumpert and Channing Frye, and would've needed to be supplemented with minimum veterans, league sources said. (more...)
India vs Australia: 3rd One Day International India vs Australia: 3rd One Day International
- September 24, 2017

Also, Manish Pandey has been below par in the first two matches. Ajinkya Rahane looked well settled with a score of 55 off 63 deliveries and had added over 100 runs with skipper Virat Kohli . "I think you know what he's going to bring". Get live cricket score of India vs Australia 3rd ODI here. "I thought we got in a position in both games where we could have taken the game away from India ". (more...)
Rogic stars as champions Celtic sink Rangers
- September 24, 2017

Griffiths, 27, got himself on the scoresheet in the second half to round off an emphatic Old Firm win against the Light Blues to see his side stamp their authority at the top of the Scottish Premiership table. "The first was the way we conceded the first goal". That was a massive moment in the game - and when Celtic doubled their lead after 65 minutes it was game over. (more...)
Nebraska leads Rutgers at the half Nebraska leads Rutgers at the half
- September 24, 2017

Quarterback Kyle Bolin, a transfer from Louisville, is a traditional pocket passer. ยท Mikale Wilbon scored on a four-yard touchdown run one play after Pierson-El's punt return. Junior offensive lineman Tariq Cole and tight end Jerome Washington both said on Monday that the Nebraska defensive scheme was one that neither of them had seen before, taking into account teams from both the Big Ten and ACC. (more...)
We Were 100 Percent In Control Against Stoke - Antonio Conte We Were 100 Percent In Control Against Stoke - Antonio Conte
- September 24, 2017

Antonio Conte reflected on a "good day" for his Chelsea side after they cruised to a 4-0 win at Stoke on Saturday. While Manchester City continued with their goal feast at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday, their visitors, Crystal Palace maintained their place as the only team yet to score a goal or earn a point in the league this season. (more...)
Predicting Antonio Conte's starting eleven
- September 24, 2017

The lineup looks like Conte has chose to ditch the three-man backline for this game, with only four natural defenders named. He could provide the flare, skill and tenacity that was missing against Arsenal and offer the Blues the ideal cushion ahead of next week's crunch Champions League game with Diego Costa's new club, Atletico Madrid . (more...)
Rule of 10 For the Premier League
- September 24, 2017

Manager Antonio Conte will want to ensure his team stay in touch with the Manchester sides at the top, who have both been in imperious form as of late. Fabregas was as creative and fluid as ever, and Azpilicueta is proving how much of a threat he can be, as well as solid in defence. Morata has so far proved to be an able successor and Conte said: " I think Alvaro played very well and he took his goals very well, which for a striker is very important. (more...)
Instant Analysis: Florida holds on for 31st straight over Kentucky Instant Analysis: Florida holds on for 31st straight over Kentucky
- September 24, 2017

MacGinnis added two field goals to push the lead to 27-14 with 11:33 to play. That brought on MacGinnis for the long kick, but the Prattville High School graduate was well short on the attempt. His long run went for just nine yards, but if Florida keeps feeding him the rock, he has the potential to put up real numbers moving forward. It was the senior wide out's first touchdown in 25 games played, dating back to the season opener in 2015 against Louisiana-Lafayette. (more...)
Twins 7, Tigers 3 Twins 7, Tigers 3
- September 24, 2017

The ball carried an exit velocity of 103.8 miles per hour and forced Wilson to leave the game with a non-displaced fracuture of his right fibula. Efren Navarro hit two solo home runs for Detroit. Ian Kinsler doubled to right and scored on a ground single to right by Alex Presley. It also will be known for how the Twins waited for Boyd to leave before pouncing, enabling Ervin Santana to improve to 16-8 following seven solid innings. (more...)
Dallas Cowboys talk getting back to form in Babe's Inside Slant Dallas Cowboys talk getting back to form in Babe's Inside Slant
- September 24, 2017

CRIS CARTER: He's not going to drop a touchdown like he did last week. Palmer has 44,869 passing yards. He's now tied with Bengals QB Andy Dalton and Browns QB DeShone Kizer with a league-high four interceptions. - Safety Tyrann Mathieu had a key interception and two passes defensed in Week 2. Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott had his first multi-interception game of his career in their beatdown and the Cardinals needed a pick of their own to set up the win. (more...)
Georgia makes SEC statement in rout of Mississippi State Georgia makes SEC statement in rout of Mississippi State
- September 24, 2017

Georgia leads the all-time series 18-6, including 10 in a row in Athens. Georgia lined up in a two wide receiver set and Fromm handed the ball to Chubb, who tossed it back to Fromm. Georgia rushed for 201 yards and Nick Chubb scored on a 7-yard run in the first quarter and a 28-yard run out of the Wild Dawg formation in the third. (more...)
Starting defensive end Torrence Brown out vs. Hawkeyes Starting defensive end Torrence Brown out vs. Hawkeyes
- September 24, 2017

With the Panthers focusing on Barkley, of course, he had perhaps his best game ever as a receiver, catching four passes for 142 yards and a dazzling 85-yard catch and run on which he stutter-stepped past ready Georgia State cornerback Chandon Sullivan and outran the entire Georgia State defense up the near sideline. (more...)
Oakland A's support catcher Bruce Maxwell kneeling during national anthem
- September 24, 2017

This comes one day after a speech by President Donald Trump on Friday during which he said national anthem protestors should be fired , comments that were called "divisive" by the NFL . This is likely just the tip of the iceberg, but it's fascinating to see what finally brought baseball players into the fold. Maxwell's teammates stood in a line next to him. (more...)
Messi as strong as... the whole Real Madrid squad ! Messi as strong as... the whole Real Madrid squad !
- September 24, 2017

Antonio Sanabria got the victor four minutes into injury time after Madrid had failed to score in a game for the first time in 74 matches. Even the presence of Cristiano Ronaldo on his return from a five-match domestic ban couldn't break Betis' resistance as former Real goalkeeper Antonio Adan produced stunning saves from Isco, Toni Kroos and Gareth Bale . (more...)