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Bayern to hold crisis meeting with Ancelotti at risk of sack Bayern to hold crisis meeting with Ancelotti at risk of sack
- September 28, 2017

Ancelotti has been under pressure all season - Bayern trail Dortmund and Hoffenheim in the Bundesliga - with the situation seemingly coming to a head after the team was thrashed 3-0 by Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League on Wednesday. (more...)
Trump again slams anthem protests, but calls Cowboys' display 'big progress' Trump again slams anthem protests, but calls Cowboys' display 'big progress'
- September 28, 2017

The anthem protests originated with former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick , who opted to "take a knee" during the pre-game national anthem to highlight institutionalized police violence against minorities. He had tweeted earlier Tuesday: "The NFL has all sorts of rules and regulations". The overall effect of the unbalanced commenting has created an image in the minds of many that Trump is more preoccupied with athletes kneeling during the national anthem than he is with American ... (more...)
Minnesota Twins clinch historic Major League Baseball playoff berth Minnesota Twins clinch historic Major League Baseball playoff berth
- September 28, 2017

Minnesota could still earn an AL wild-card spot and its first postseason trip since 2010 if the Los Angeles Angels lose later in Chicago to the White Sox. Their bats came alive, their pitching held up and Molitor squeezed everything he could out of a young lineup that lacks star power but is deep and unsafe. (more...)
Harry Kane narrows the gap with Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo
- September 28, 2017

The Englishman has been in stunning form this season, and with Florentino Perez in the market for a striker, Harry Kane tops their 3-man shortlist, which includes Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Robert Lewandowski. He's already one of the best players in Europe, but how good can Harry Kane become? "But it doesn't change my perception about Harry Kane because today he scored three goals ". (more...)
LeBron James Says He's Excited For
- September 28, 2017

The 35-year-old has been tight with James since they broke into the league together in 2003, and their bond has only grown stronger with each passing year. Sources: Dwyane Wade has reached agreement on a one-year, $2.3M deal with the Cleveland Cavaliers . Wade will bring forth the calmness in the game to his teammates because of his experience. (more...)
Antonio Conte praises Chelsea team 'spirit' in fightback against Atleti Antonio Conte praises Chelsea team 'spirit' in fightback against Atleti
- September 28, 2017

But the Spaniard, with 85 Premier League goals to his name - admittedly the majority of them for Liverpool - claims Chelsea have secured the services of one of the best strikers in Europe. And it was just that formula that would bring the game to back to parity. "They played with more intensity, they played a very complete match. He can do that a little bit more , and a little bit better than what Costa did". (more...)
Anfernee Simons, Courtney Ramey decommit from Louisville amid Rick Pitino firing
- September 28, 2017

In June, the NCAA Division I Committee on Infractions handed down penalties in a case that involved striptease dances and sex acts for prospects, student-athletes and others. Auburn assistant coach Chuck Person , Southern California assistant Tony Bland, Arizona assistant Emanuel Richardson and Oklahoma State assistant Lamont Evans are accused of taking cash bribes in order to steer players and their families to retain a particular adviser and sports agent. (more...)
Manchester United's Jose Mourinho accidentally 'inducts' himself into a Liverpool fan club Manchester United's Jose Mourinho accidentally 'inducts' himself into a Liverpool fan club
- September 28, 2017

Ferdinand, 38, is happy to see his former club back in the Champions League but believes the Red Devils might be too realistic about their chances in the tournament. United are expected to qualify for the knockout stages from Group A with the Red Devils battling Basel, Benfica and CSKA for the top two places. Two of Chelsea's three Champions League group games are away on a Wednesday but they have been given 5.30pm Saturday kick-offs and their trip to Roma next month is five days ... (more...)
NFL Tweets Trump Puerto Rico NFL Tweets Trump Puerto Rico
- September 28, 2017

To understand the rule, it's important to know that the National Football League operates under two different codes of conduct. "I think President Trump needs to learn the lessons of the Civil Rights Movement". But the President's reaction to the whole protest was disappointing enough to make him say, "put me down with Kaepernick". According to a poll conducted by the Remington Research Group on September 25, 64 percent of 1,633 responders believe players should stand and be ... (more...)
Will Cardinals win second straight over Cubs? MLB Predictions 9/27/17 Will Cardinals win second straight over Cubs? MLB Predictions 9/27/17
- September 28, 2017

Story has hit safely in six straight games and 16 of his past 18. "Normally I don't do that", Russell said with a laugh. He had a two-run single in the six-run second inning and a two-run double in Colorado's three-run fourth. DENVER - Trevor Story had a pair of two-run hits after Miami intentionally walked Nolan Arenado, helping Colorado win the rubber match of their series. (more...)
Hazard delighted with Chelsea victory: We deserved to beat Atletico Hazard delighted with Chelsea victory: We deserved to beat Atletico
- September 28, 2017

To have only one day [to prepare] is not right as there is the global break [afterwards], there aren't other fixtures. Pundit Alejandro Moreno. has warned fans not to expect a goal-scoring classic between Chelsea and Atletico Madrid in the Champions League , and claimed that there will be one hot point of the game - and it's more likely to be watching Diego Costa in the stands and seeing how he reacts. (more...)
North Korea has just released this absolutely bonkers propaganda video North Korea has just released this absolutely bonkers propaganda video
- September 28, 2017

USA press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders then had to clarify to journalists that the president had not declared war on the rogue state. Since Trump won the White House in November, the North has actively tried to understand Trump's political strategies, but is evidently still perplexed, according to the report. (more...)
Watch fourth India v Australia ODI live on Sky Sports on Thursday Watch fourth India v Australia ODI live on Sky Sports on Thursday
- September 28, 2017

Men in Blue have already clinched the series by taking an unassailable 3-0 lead after they won the high scoring affair at Indore. In the lead up to the 4th ODI against the visiting Australians in Bengaluru , Bumrah was seen practicing his yorkers in a video released by the BCCI. (more...)
Batshuayi strikes late to give Chelsea win at Atletico Batshuayi strikes late to give Chelsea win at Atletico
- September 28, 2017

Hazard, without a goal in the Champions League since March 2015, was Chelsea's chief creator, dashing through the middle to lay the ball off for Morata to screw wide and hitting the woodwork with a ferocious long range strike the next. The Blues got their campaign off to the ideal start after thrashing Qarabag 6-0 at Stamford Bridge earlier this month while Madrid and Roma drew in the other Group C game. (more...)
National team manager concerned with Man United defender's lack of game time National team manager concerned with Man United defender's lack of game time
- September 28, 2017

Manchester United were 1-0 winners against Southampton at St Mary's on Saturday afternoon to keep their fifth clean sheet of the 2017-18 Premier League season. I have worked hard to get a place and I know that to get picked every game you have to work hard in training so the manager can trust you to play. As things stand, United have a total of 196 hours between away Champions League games and their next league fixtures, whereas Liverpool have 321 hours, Tottenham Hotspur have 290 ... (more...)
Sharks' Ward considers kneeling for anthem Sharks' Ward considers kneeling for anthem
- September 28, 2017

It's good that they're all sticking together, I mean, I'm Canadian, so I don't have too much input on the matter itself. Ward recently talked about his experiences as one of just 30 black National Hockey League players in an interview with the San Jose Mercury News . (more...)
Champions League: Romelu Lukaku's brace helps Manchester United stroll past CSKA Moscow Champions League: Romelu Lukaku's brace helps Manchester United stroll past CSKA Moscow
- September 28, 2017

It is that sort of attitude that Mourinho wants to nurture as he guards against complacency, both at home and overseas. I think we surprised them with our attitude and we killed the game. Mkhitaryan also discussed his individual development, stating that his injury and fitness issues of last season are now long behind him, with "no limit" to his potential this campaign. (more...)
Sports Illustrated cover features protesting athletes but not Colin Kaepernick Sports Illustrated cover features protesting athletes but not Colin Kaepernick
- September 28, 2017

As a result, Curry, who had his invitation to visit the White House revoked by POTUS after saying he didn't want to go in the first place, ended up in the middle of a Sports Illustrated cover that cobbled together a bunch of players and owners into an image that made it look like they were locking arms in unity. (more...)
Manchester United At CSKA Moscow: Possible Starting Lineups Manchester United At CSKA Moscow: Possible Starting Lineups
- September 28, 2017

Nemanja Matic , who also suffered an injury against Southampton , flew out with the rest of the squad along with defender Eric Bailly, who could make his Champions League debut for the club. He knows that 10 points will be enough to qualify - 12 will top the group - and it can be argued that this will prove to be their trickiest fixture, when you taking into account all conditions. (more...)
Dallas Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones Defies Trump, Takes Knee with Players
- September 28, 2017

The team's players, coaches, and owner Jerry Jones all knelt on the field ahead of the national anthem, before rising for The Star-Spangled Banner. Over 200 NFL players chose to not to stand for the national anthem over the weekend in response to Trump's comments in Alabama. With their arms still linked, they managed to support their players who wanted to take a stance, while also standing for the flag. (more...)
APOEL ready for Kane test after facing Ronaldo & Messi
- September 28, 2017

Regarding Kane's hat-trick, which was his sixth in all competitions in 2017, Ferdinand said: "Those kind of stats are up there with Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo ". " Harry Kane is one of the best strikers in Europe at this time", Donis said. I am not anxious, he is connected with the world, he is very calm, he is a hard worker and he is very ambitious. (more...)
NL Central: Chicago Cubs finally clinch division NL Central: Chicago Cubs finally clinch division
- September 28, 2017

He will face the Rays on six days' rest. A rock-star executive would leave his dream job with his hometown Boston Red Sox and give a "Baseball is Better" speech at a Wrigley Field press conference. Betts exited Monday's game with pain in his left wrist a few innings after going over 100 RBIs for the second straight season. The sense that the Cubs always would do this naturally made it harder to get done. (more...)
Jordin Sparks delivers Bible verse with anthem
- September 28, 2017

The Dallas Cowboys knelt as a team near the 50-yard line prior to the national anthem before Monday night's game against the Arizona Cardinals at University of Phoenix Stadium. Some in the crowd booed at the display, which Jones later said was "a statement about unity and. a statement about equality". It is about respect for our Country, Flag and National Anthem. (more...)
Two Top-10 Fights, Former Champions Added To UFC 219 Year-End Show Two Top-10 Fights, Former Champions Added To UFC 219 Year-End Show
- September 28, 2017

The UFC made the announcements via their Twitter accounts Wednesday night. The former bantamweight kingpin has not fought since suffering his first UFC defeat in December of past year, dropping a stunning one-sided decision defeat to current titleholder Cody Garbrandt . (more...)
Red Miller, who led Broncos to first Super Bowl, dies at 89 Red Miller, who led Broncos to first Super Bowl, dies at 89
- September 28, 2017

Miller also coached the WIU swim team from 1957-1960. Miller, who received his bachelor's degree in 1950 and his master's in education in 1955, was was an all-state player for Macomb High School and a Leathernecks Football standout. We couldn't see it. "But the way we came together that year when Red came in and gave us that attitude that we can win and we will win - it was probably the greatest moment in Broncos history". (more...)