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Wenger sees Ramsey as Arsenal's future captain Wenger sees Ramsey as Arsenal's future captain
- September 26, 2017

Dani Ceballos scored twice on his first start for Real Madrid as his side won 2-1away to Alaves, who have now lost their opening six games of the campaign. Asked if he would field a weaker team against Borisov in Europe's second-tier tournament, Wenger said: "I have a decision to make". "I'm not going to be rolling round and trying to buy free-kicks if it's not a free-kick. (more...)
Warriors Spurn White House Trip After Trump Pulls Invitation Warriors Spurn White House Trip After Trump Pulls Invitation
- September 26, 2017

Durant said, "Sports is what brings us all together", and he felt Sunday was an opportunity to deliver a message. The mass protests, which also included more than 20 players kneeling at Wembley Stadium where the Jacksonville Jaguars played the Baltimore Ravens, were in response to President Trump's controversial comments aimed at former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick and other protesting players in the league, who Trump said should be sacked. (more...)
Conte sends farewell message to Atletico Madrid-bound Costa
- September 26, 2017

I'm not interested to continue talking about this issue. Indeed, Conte even predicted the 24-year-old was a player he could work with "for the next 10 years". CHELSEA'S Tiemoue Bakayoko was involved in a "minor" auto crash after leaving the club's Cobham training ground. The stand-in backline was exposed as early as the second minute when Cesar Azpilicueta's long ball forward released Morata clean through on goal, and the Spaniard tucked his finish into the bottom corner for his ... (more...)
Chelsea Boss praises Morata, ideal for Premier League Chelsea Boss praises Morata, ideal for Premier League
- September 26, 2017

Costa will only be able to make his second debut for Los Rojiblancos in January, once the club's transfer embargo is lifted. Costa last entered a pitch in Spain's World Cup Qualifieragainst Macedonia, which his national team won 2-1 and he scored a goal . (more...)
Game 156 Recap: Cubs 10, Cardinals 2 Game 156 Recap: Cubs 10, Cardinals 2
- September 26, 2017

And if Lester's performance in this game was any indication, the Cubs might feel better about his chances to make his usual sizable postseason contribution. They would go on to add another six runs the rest of the way. Sims tossed 6 2/3 strong innings and collected his first major league hit to start a three-run sixth. (more...)
Neymar earns three million euros per month at PSG Neymar earns three million euros per month at PSG
- September 26, 2017

The story had initially surfaced in El Pais , part of a Spanish press pack that is sympathetic to Barcelona , who were left embarrassed by losing one of their prized assets to a European rival. Paris Saint-Germain have denied offering Edinson Cavani a €100m (£88m) bonus in order to allow new teammate Neymar to take over penalty duties. The duo argued over who should take a penalty against Olympqiue Lyon. (more...)
Hardik Pandya is a smart cricketer, opines Rahul Dravid Hardik Pandya is a smart cricketer, opines Rahul Dravid
- September 26, 2017

At first, Australia opted to bat first after winning the toss and got a decent start when David Warner and Aaron Finch compiled a partnership of 70 runs. 3 - Number of times Pandya has batted at No. 4 in ODIs. "I see these situations as opportunities". "This concept of "play your natural game", which I hear all the time, frustrates me because there's no such thing in my belief as 'natural game.' It's only about how you play different situations", Dravid, who has been coaching India's U-19 ... (more...)
Lone Steelers lineman who attended national anthem now has best selling jersey Lone Steelers lineman who attended national anthem now has best selling jersey
- September 26, 2017

Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger explained how Villaneuva got separated from his teammates in the tunnel leading to the field. On Monday, Roethlisberger put out a statement saying that he wished the Steelers handled the anthem differently and wants the team to show solidarity going forward. (more...)
Steelers coach Mike Tomlin raps Alejandro Villanueva for standing for national anthem Steelers coach Mike Tomlin raps Alejandro Villanueva for standing for national anthem
- September 26, 2017

Speaking at one of his political rallies in Alabama, he criticized NFL owners who permit players to kneel during the national anthem. Villanueva is a former Army Ranger who earned a Bronze Star and served three tours of duty in Afghanistan prior to signing with the Steelers. (more...)
Ben Roethlisberger says Steelers to be on the sidelines in Baltimore Ben Roethlisberger says Steelers to be on the sidelines in Baltimore
- September 26, 2017

Head coach Mike Tomlin said Sunday that the decision to have the players remain in the locker room was meant to remove the team from a tense situation and not pit players against each other or force them to choose a side. "My great uncles bones are lying in the bottom of Pearl Harbour [sic] for this country, for the flag, for your freedom to play in the National Football League and to say whatever you want to say". (more...)
Morata scores hat-trick as Chelsea thrash Stoke
- September 26, 2017

But Conte said he is in contention for a European start. "I think now his injury has been overcome". On Saturday, however, the 24-year-old was undoubtedly the star of the show, firing a magnificent hat-trick to dismantle Stoke City and finally condemn his predecessor to the past. (more...)
Chelsea confirm deal for Diego Costa's Atletico transfer Chelsea confirm deal for Diego Costa's Atletico transfer
- September 26, 2017

The 28-year-old will reportedly cost a fee that could rise to €60 million (A$90.31 million), depending on bonuses. Aguero, Morata and Lukaku have each scored six goals so far this season, with Kane netting four times. Hughes said: "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...)
Steelers LT Alejandro Villanueva discusses anthem actions Steelers LT Alejandro Villanueva discusses anthem actions
- September 26, 2017

Villanueva sought to dispute that interpretation on Monday. All of the Steelers remained in the locker room during the anthem except for offensive tackle Alejandro Villanueva , who served three tours in Afghanistan as an Army Ranger. "Unfortunately I threw my teammates under the bus, unintentionally", he said. The Steelers took the field immediately after the conclusion of the singing of the national anthem and arrived to heavy boos from the crowd. (more...)
Atletico says Diego Costa will go back to Spain from Chelsea Atletico says Diego Costa will go back to Spain from Chelsea
- September 26, 2017

But Conte reportedly informed Costa that he was no longer in his plans via text message over the summer, and the player has refused to return to training since, opting to stay in Brazil. "We wish him all the best for the future". The 28-year-old was frozen out at Stamford Bridge by Chelsea manager Antonio Conte after the signing of his worldwide teammate Alvaro Morata from Real Madrid . (more...)
No fines for teams that skipped national anthem No fines for teams that skipped national anthem
- September 26, 2017

Wilson added that it was "sad to see" what Trump said . "We stand for our players and their constitutional rights, just as we stand for equality for all people ". "This was a win we needed to have against a good football team at home", Mularkey said. "As Americans, we are fortunate to be able to speak openly and freely". (more...)
Diego Simeone: 'Transfer ban has improved Atletico Madrid' Diego Simeone: 'Transfer ban has improved Atletico Madrid'
- September 26, 2017

The starting formation will certainly featured Morata in the offensive next to Diego Costa, but there are several offensive midfielders capable of scoring. Stoke away is a hard game and past year we only won in the last minutes. "This shows we trust him". Chelsea have received five red cards in the last nine games and Conte referenced discipline ahead of "a really tough game". (more...)
Kenya: Antonio Conte thanks departing Costa for Chelsea success | The Standard - Kenya Kenya: Antonio Conte thanks departing Costa for Chelsea success | The Standard - Kenya
- September 26, 2017

I'm not interested to continue talking about this issue. "He looks a very intelligent player", he continued. "Now it's not important". Atletico Madrid's Champions League home record is incredible, and Chelsea could struggle to get going in this tricky away trip. (more...)
Man City favourite admits he wants to sign new deal Man City favourite admits he wants to sign new deal
- September 26, 2017

Discussing his future, De Bruyne said: "I am very happy at City". "We need to keep listening to the gaffer and his tactics, and we hope that will see us across the line". "There has not really been a conversation", he told reporters. Guardiola acquired the services of full-backs Benjamin Mendy and Kyle Walker in the summer transfer window, and Dunne thinks this has also had a big impact on the team's attacking output. (more...)
Entire Cowboys Team Kneels Briefly Before National Anthem Entire Cowboys Team Kneels Briefly Before National Anthem
- September 26, 2017

Team owner and general manager Jerry Jones joined the team on the field for the display of unity. Over 100 players knelt, while many others, locked arms on the sideline as the anthem was either sung or played. There had been reports that the Cowboys were planning an anthem protest on Monday night, and ultimately this is what took place. Along with her singing, many also watched to see if Sparks would join other athletes, coaches and anthem singers in protesting after President ... (more...)
United's Fellaini to miss CSKA trip United's Fellaini to miss CSKA trip
- September 26, 2017

Match official Craig Pawson issued only a yellow card to what looked like a definitive red, which has left the Red Devils furious. United left St Mary's with all three points following a narrow 1-0 win, but now it would appear they also left with a couple of knocks. (more...)
Alvaro Morata a Alvaro Morata a "good, complete player" Says Antonio Conte
- September 26, 2017

With a tough trip to Spain to take on Atletico Madrid coming up on Wednesday, Conte faces a decision whether to start the 26-year-old or not against Diego Simeone's men - something he will only do if the Belgium global is "ready". He will be able to start training with Atletico as soon as the deal is signed, but due to the Federation Internationale de Football Association transfer ban imposed on the club, he will not be play for them until the start of January. (more...)
Jennifer Lopez Donates $1 Million To Relief Efforts In Puerto Rico Jennifer Lopez Donates $1 Million To Relief Efforts In Puerto Rico
- September 26, 2017

Today, Puerto Rico needs our help. Courtesy of the Executive Chamber Gov. Andrew Cuomo surveys Hurricane Maria's damage to Puerto Rico on Friday, Sept. Likewise, she and ex-husband Marc Anthony , who still collaborate together on myriad projects, are working to mobilize more than 30 athletes and artists to get aid to the Caribbean and Mexico in the fastest way possible. (more...)
Premier League top scorers: Lukaku, Morata, Aguero level as race hots up Premier League top scorers: Lukaku, Morata, Aguero level as race hots up
- September 26, 2017

Aguero became the highest-scoring non-European player in Premier League history, while Kane hit 100 (and 101) goals, in all competitions, for Tottenham. "With Kane it is his team but we don't know how good he is in terms of Europe". And Henry, along with co-analyst Jamie Carragher, has been reflecting on the variety of attacking talent the Premier League now showcases. (more...)
Steelers player who stood for national anthem has top-selling jersey Steelers player who stood for national anthem has top-selling jersey
- September 26, 2017

Villanueva apologized to his teammates, head coach Mike Tomlin and the franchise, saying he felt "embarrassed" by photos showing him standing alone and appearing to break the image of unity the team wanted to project. Variety reports that one player, Alejandro Villanueva and a military veteran who had previously served three tours of duty in Afghanistan, stood near the entrance. (more...)
Diego Costa transfer from Chelsea to Atletico Madrid agreed Diego Costa transfer from Chelsea to Atletico Madrid agreed
- September 26, 2017

Conte believes the 25-year-old has already adapted to the rigours of the English game after an impressive display against stoke on Saturday. Terry and Costa spent three successful seasons together at Stamford Bridge, racking up two Premier League titles and a League Cup crown between 2014 and 2017. (more...)