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Simeone Welcomes Costa's Return To Atletico Simeone Welcomes Costa's Return To Atletico
- September 27, 2017

It was Morata's first Chelsea hat-trick in a tie in which Stoke were the better side for much of the encounter, but ruthlessly punished for defensive lapses. 'I think the management of the game could've been asked questions of, certainly by the referee, I think he allowed them to stop the game and stop all momentum. (more...)
Poch: Tottenham fired up for Real Madrid double-header Poch: Tottenham fired up for Real Madrid double-header
- September 27, 2017

Should Kane manage to out-score Ronaldo and Messi during this seasons Champions League then surely even his harshest critics will have to admit that he is among the World's best players. Kane spoke of his pride after Tottenham stayed joint top of Group H with Real Madrid. He still has some way to go before he can emulate Messi and Ronaldo in that competition, however, where Messi has scored 96 goals in 116 Champions League games and Ronaldo has 107 in 141. (more...)
Chelsea, Atletico Madrid agree to Costa fee Chelsea, Atletico Madrid agree to Costa fee
- September 27, 2017

Costa will now travel to Madrid from Brazil to finalise his move. Costa last season submitted three transfer requests, one prior to the start of the campaign which ended with his second Premier League winners' medal, as his exit became fractious. (more...)
Diego Costa completes Atletico Madrid move from Chelsea Diego Costa completes Atletico Madrid move from Chelsea
- September 27, 2017

Later in that month, Tianjin Quanjian's owner said a bid to sign Costa had been scuppered by new rules over foreign players in the Chinese Super League. Costa finally completed a move to Atletico Madrid from Chelsea recently after a long and tedious transfer saga and the striker has now expressed his regret upon the nature of his exit from Stamford Bridge, before reiterating that the London club will always be close to his heart. (more...)
Dallas Cowboys, Owner Jerry Jones, Kneel Before Anthem
- September 27, 2017

President Donald Trump has again weighed in on protests by NFL players during the national anthem, this time with an early-morning tweetstorm that heaped praise on the Dallas Cowboys while trashing the league generally. There were also a pair of national anthem singers on Sunday who took knees while performing. "This was a way to do both". "We have an approach that we believe in, and I won't comment beyond that", Garrett said Saturday. (more...)
'Complete player' Morata has adapted to the Premier League, says Conte 'Complete player' Morata has adapted to the Premier League, says Conte
- September 27, 2017

Speaking after Morata's hat-trick at Stoke had earned Chelsea their biggest win of the season, Conte said he was pleased Chelsea's supporters had cut out the anti-Semitic references to their chant. Morata wasn't the only Spaniard to shine at Stoke , though. A groin injury to Bruno Martins Indi ensured Stoke finished the afternoon without a specialist centre-half and Morata duly capitalised to score twice late on. (more...)
NASCAR says USA allows people 'right to peacefully express' themselves NASCAR says USA allows people 'right to peacefully express' themselves
- September 27, 2017

Legendary driver and owner Richard Petty told the Associated Press that "anybody that don't stand up for the anthem oughta be out of the country". He tweeted , "All Americans R granted rights 2 peaceful protests". Petty , the most accomplished driver in Nascar history with the most wins and poles of any driver, said: "Anybody that don't stand up for the anthem ought to be out of the country". (more...)
(NYSE:LYV) Worth Watching Stock
- September 27, 2017

The stock had a trading volume of 486,376 shares. Engineers Gate Manager LP lowered its position in shares of Live Nation Entertainment, Inc . AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO) has risen 25.79% since September 24, 2016 and is uptrending. $324,520 worth of PulteGroup, Inc. The insider ANDERSON-LEHMAN RONALD sold $1.62 million. Among 13 analysts covering Live Nation (NYSE: LYV ), 11 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold . (more...)
Mark Cuban Warns Trump of 'Blowback' for 'Condemning' a Sport Mark Cuban Warns Trump of 'Blowback' for 'Condemning' a Sport
- September 27, 2017

This story was brought to our attention mainly because of Barea's absence on day 1 of Mavs training camp, but Coach Rick Carlisle and Mark Cuban were both very supportive of his efforts to help out in Hurricane relief. They loaded up with a bunch of stuff, supplies, etc., to take over to Puerto Rico, and they're going to turn around and come back. Since its inception, the foundation has been helping communities in Puerto Rico develop facilities for youth sports. (more...)
Man City star Barcelona bound to see knee specialist Man City star Barcelona bound to see knee specialist
- September 27, 2017

The 23-year-old will now travel to Barcelona for a full assessment with knee specialist Dr Ramon Cugat, but manager Pep Guardiola concedes the situation does not look promising. "It is really frustrating for him, first as a person, but like what happened with Ilkay Gundogan past year, I am sad for him", Guardiola said of Mendy. (more...)
Chelsea 'have sent a message to the Premier League', claims Alvaro Morata Chelsea 'have sent a message to the Premier League', claims Alvaro Morata
- September 27, 2017

Costa had been close to exiting Stamford Bridge for a while but his transfer to Atletico Madrid, which sees him move in a £58 million deal, was finally announced on Thursday . Morata's start to life at Chelsea has been positive with three goals and two assists in his first four starts. "He adapted very well to this league but now he has to continue to work and improve because I think he has only just started his path". (more...)
Carson Wentz owes Jake Elliott a game check Carson Wentz owes Jake Elliott a game check
- September 27, 2017

The Philadelphia Eagles beat the New York Giants in thrilling fashion on Sunday when kicker Jake Elliott hit a 61-yard field goal as time expired. We've seen Elliott's parents react to the monster field goal . The Eagles had a microphone planted on Wentz for the game, and it worked out beautifully. (more...)
Diego Costa completes £58 million transfer to Atletico Madrid from Chelsea Diego Costa completes £58 million transfer to Atletico Madrid from Chelsea
- September 27, 2017

The Spain global has made an impressive start at his new club and Antonio Conte will be delighted with how life after Costa has begun. Though the Toffees had a busy summer transfer period bringing in the likes of Gylfi Sigurdsson, Jordan Pickford, Wayne Rooney, Cuco Martina, Michael Keane and Davy Klaassen, they failed to bring in a quality striker to replace Romelu Lukaku. (more...)
James hopes Wade will join the Cavaliers James hopes Wade will join the Cavaliers
- September 27, 2017

Wade passed up around $8 million in salary to obtain the buyout, according to ESPN . In joining James, Kevin Love and eventually Isaiah Thomas , Wade could see his points per game take a dip, but will likely make up for it with increased efficiency. (more...)
Chelsea star Morata must continue scintillating form - Conte
- September 27, 2017

Antonio Conte's Chelsea will be looking to replicate their brilliant showing in the Carabao cup where they comprehensively defeated Nottingham Forest with Michy Batshuayi scoring a hat-trick. As you know, Hazard is very important for us. Statistics database WhoScored have created a Premier League team of the week based on a huge range of data collected for each player. (more...)
LeBron: No one should use sports to divide people LeBron: No one should use sports to divide people
- September 27, 2017

In nearly every year, media day for the Cavaliers is about the team, its players and high hopes for the upcoming National Basketball Association season. What did I say? "It's powerful what all these athletes are doing", James said. He said what Trump said over the weekend "frustrated me". LeBron certainly isn't a fan of President Trump , and feels that those who voted for him "messed up". (more...)
DirecTV allowing customers to claim refund on NFL Sunday Ticket, customers say DirecTV allowing customers to claim refund on NFL Sunday Ticket, customers say
- September 27, 2017

As some opt to cancel their Sunday Ticket service, others were inspired to purchase the package. Once the season starts, fans usually are stuck with their subscription, but AT&T, which owns DirecTV, chose to change the policy due to the sensitivity of topic. (more...)
Sarah Huckabee Sanders refers to Trump as 'President Chirp' Sarah Huckabee Sanders refers to Trump as 'President Chirp'
- September 27, 2017

Trump said National Football League owners should "get that son of a b**** off the field right now" and tell him "he's fired" for 'disrespecting the flag'. "I was kind of pointing out the hypocrisy of the fact that if the goal is and the message is that of police brutality, which they've stated, that that doesn't seem very appropriate to protest the American flag". (more...)
Benjamin Mendy Suffers Knee Injury vs. Crystal Palace Benjamin Mendy Suffers Knee Injury vs. Crystal Palace
- September 27, 2017

Mendy was forced off during the first half of City's game against Crystal Palace on Saturday after colliding with Andros Townsend . City's Manchester-based medical staff are concerned Mendy's problem is far more serious than first thought and believe he may have damaged knee ligaments. (more...)
BU researchers say CTE diagnosis may be possible before death BU researchers say CTE diagnosis may be possible before death
- September 27, 2017

Ann McKee, director of BU's CTE Center and Chief of Neuropathology at VABHS, said in a statement. "Breaking: Boston University researchers say they have developed a method that may help diagnose CTE in living patients", wrote Rick Westhead of the Sports Network . (more...)
Red Sox INF Eduardo Nunez aggravates knee injury Red Sox INF Eduardo Nunez aggravates knee injury
- September 27, 2017

However, the Monday loss raised reason for concern - 16-game victor Drew Pomeranz lasted just two-plus innings, and Mookie Betts and Eduardo Nunez both left with injuries . "I think I'm going to be fine". Anderson is hoping to move past his last start, when he was hammered for eight runs on seven hits and two walks in 1 1/3 innings by the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday. (more...)
Labriola on loss to the Bears Labriola on loss to the Bears
- September 27, 2017

Villanueva, who has been celebrated widely by those who aren't in favor of National Football League players kneeling in protest, said he feels bad that his action broke an appearance of unity among the Steelers . We came here to play a football game. He is a former Army Ranger and served three tours in Afghanistan. Although photos showed Villanueva alone, his teammates were just feet behind him, standing in the tunnel as the national anthem was performed. (more...)
Antonio Conte sends 'important' message to Chelsea fans about Alvaro Morata Antonio Conte sends 'important' message to Chelsea fans about Alvaro Morata
- September 27, 2017

Giving a lengthy interview to Marca ahead of Chelsea's clash against Atlético Madrid in the Champions League, the 29-year-old opened up about his struggles. "If I make this decision [to start Hazard at Atletico] it is because I am comfortable with this decision". Many see Griezmann as one of the most risky forwards in world football, and former Chelsea Captain Lampard thinks that locking down the French worldwide will make the difference when the teams meet. (more...)
Ozil to swap Arsenal for Man United Ozil to swap Arsenal for Man United
- September 27, 2017

In fact, his form has closely resembled that of the North Londoners throughout his stint at the Emirates. Ozil's contract at Arsenal runs out at the end of the season. Ozil recently claimed Arsenal have not engaged in contract talks with him since February, with his current terms due to expire next summer. In his autobiography, Gunning for Greatness, Ozil credited Mourinho for giving him the confidence to make an impact at Real Madrid. (more...)
Spurs survive late comeback to beat West Ham Spurs survive late comeback to beat West Ham
- September 27, 2017

Then came the West Ham fightback. The England centre-forward has scored 21 goals in 29 London derbies. Watch Champions League soccer for FREE on fuboTV: Watch over 67 live sports and entertainment channels with a 7-day FREE trial! This is a game that the home side don't ever expect to win but they will hope that they have what it takes to impress the home crowd and cause the Spurs some headaches. (more...)