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Michael Owen states his prediction for Benfica v Man United Michael Owen states his prediction for Benfica v Man United
- October 19, 2017

Man Utd, on the other hand, will be looking to all but secure a place in the knockout stages with third straight triumph. The Serbian, once accustomed to playing in a more advanced position, won a league title and a domestic cup at Benfica between 2011-2014 and revealed the time he spent in Lisbon had transformed him as a player. (more...)
DeShone Kizer Back To Being Browns Starting QB For Week 7 DeShone Kizer Back To Being Browns Starting QB For Week 7
- October 19, 2017

Jackson said the second-year player has remained a motivated and valuable member of Cleveland's young quarterback room. Kizer's biggest issue: a league-leading nine interceptions. " He just kept doing what he needed to do and I told him that day when I made the decision that Kevin was the backup, at some point in time you will get your opportunity, too and that is what I am going to do". (more...)
Andrew Luck To Miss Practice This Week After Cortisone Injection Andrew Luck To Miss Practice This Week After Cortisone Injection
- October 19, 2017

Ballard said the good thing is that the Colts will be able to pick up where they left off when Luck does return to practice while adding that "it's been going really well" when Luck is on the field. "In terms of rehab, it's going well", Ballard said, via the team's official website. "I don't think it will be long", Ballard said of Luck's absence from practice. (more...)
FA apologises to Aluko over Sampson's racist comments FA apologises to Aluko over Sampson's racist comments
- October 18, 2017

Sampson was dramatically sacked last month after FA chiefs were alerted to what it termed an "inappropriate" relationship he had with a player in his previous job in 2013. "This is not acceptable", he added. Independent barrister Katharine Newton concluded in her final report - published on Wednesday - that Sampson was not racist, but that he twice made "ill-judged attempts at humour" towards the players. (more...)
Leonard Fournette suffers ankle injury in loss to Rams Leonard Fournette suffers ankle injury in loss to Rams
- October 18, 2017

The Los Angeles Rams take their road show to London for a home game against the aging but rejuvenated Arizona Cardinals . The Cardinals improved to 3-3 straight up with their win over Tampa Bay but they are still only 1-5 against the spread this season . (more...)
Bulls' Bobby Portis suspended for hitting teammate Nikola Mirotic Bulls' Bobby Portis suspended for hitting teammate Nikola Mirotic
- October 18, 2017

His Chicago Bulls teammate Nikola Mirotic apparently learned this the hard way since he's now in the hospital with a broken face. The Spain global squared up to Portis , his direct rival for the power forward position but came off worst in the ensuing brawl, Shams Charania reported for The Vertical . (more...)
Eagles Chris Long to donate 10 game checks to education equity cause Eagles Chris Long to donate 10 game checks to education equity cause
- October 18, 2017

That means all of Long's $1 million base salary will go toward educational initiatives. Long had already donated his first six game checks to provide two scholarships for students in Charlottesville, Virginia. Louis. His base salary is $1 million this season. He writes in a release, "I'm playing the entire 2017 season without collecting income because I believe education is the best gateway to a better tomorrow for everyone in America". (more...)
Kevin de Bruyne opens up on David Silva row during Napoli clash Kevin de Bruyne opens up on David Silva row during Napoli clash
- October 18, 2017

The Belgian footballer Kevin De Bruyne , who made Dalya in Manchester City , one of Premier League teams in England, was name of his team that backed performance of his goals. "They were playing really good football but even then, we had a couple of chances". "But as I said. We handled it quite well and we're very happy with the nine points". (more...)
Protester confronts Cowboys' Jerry Jones - 'Tell me the players are wrong' Protester confronts Cowboys' Jerry Jones - 'Tell me the players are wrong'
- October 18, 2017

The 2019 draft coincides with the league's 100th season, and the 2020 event will recognize the centennial of the establishment of the NFL in Canton, Ohio, on August 20, 1920. The city also reported no arrests and no draft-related citations during the course of the weekend. It had been thought that the area would be a prime destination for such an event once the team's world headquarters in Frisco were completed. (more...)
De Villiers hits 176; South Africa 353-6 against Bangladesh De Villiers hits 176; South Africa 353-6 against Bangladesh
- October 18, 2017

Bangladesh continued to toil hard in the middle. He then proceeded to score 76 runs off the next 36 balls. Rubel Hoosain was Bangladesh's most successful bowler with figures of 4/62, while Shakib ended with 2/60. The hosts were in slight trouble when De Villiers came out to bat, as the scorecard read 90/2. In the next over, de Villiers edged Shakib's arm ball just past Nasir Hossain's left hand at slip. (more...)
Champion Joshua 'in no rush' to fight in United States Champion Joshua 'in no rush' to fight in United States
- October 18, 2017

Pulev has 25 wins to his name, 13 of them knockouts, and one defeat. He continues: 'But besides all that, if there's anything I can do to help support and help him get back in ring, I would do because we need people like him it brings out the best in the sport, it brings eyes to the sport and it benefits everyone. (more...)
McKayla Maroney alleges past abuses by Larry Nassar as early as 13 McKayla Maroney alleges past abuses by Larry Nassar as early as 13
- October 18, 2017

Nassar is accused of sexually abusing over 140 women and girls. He is expected to stand trial over charges of sexually assaulting nine girls, to which he has pleaded not guilty, and is being sued by more than 125 women who claim he sexually assaulted them under the guise of treatment. (more...)
3 keys to an Astros win against the Yankees in Game 3 3 keys to an Astros win against the Yankees in Game 3
- October 18, 2017

The Astros protected their home field and now, the Yankees will try to do the same on their home turf in the Bronx. Keuchel and Verlander are also the first pair of teammates to post back-to-back postseason outings with 10 strikeouts or more since Verlander had done it previously with Max Scherzer in Games 2 and 3 of the 2013 ALCS with Detroit. (more...)
Incredible stat proves Pep Guardiola's Manchester City are the real deal Incredible stat proves Pep Guardiola's Manchester City are the real deal
- October 18, 2017

But Napoli then began to settle. Diawara did provide Napoli with a route back into the game with 17 minutes left to play, though, rolling the ball past Ederson from the spot for his first senior goal after Fernandinho brought down Faouzi Ghoulam in the box. (more...)
How to Watch NK Maribor vs. Liverpool How to Watch NK Maribor vs. Liverpool
- October 18, 2017

Liverpool have drawn their opening two matches of the group stage of the competition at home to Sevilla and away to Spartak Moscow and are in need of a win to jump start their campaign. It was a goal that simply belonged on the training ground. It was becoming embarrassing for Maribor and it got worse for them six minutes before half-time when Alberto Moreno crossed in low for Salah to score in front of Firmino. (more...)
Manchester United 6/4 favourites to sign Arsenal's Mesut Ozil Manchester United 6/4 favourites to sign Arsenal's Mesut Ozil
- October 18, 2017

The Gunners are said to have placed Ozil on the open market in the hope of securing a sale in January and are thought to have received interest from Italian outfit Inter Milan and Turkish giants Besiktas. It wasn't until 10 minutes after Ozil's 61st-minute substitution that they conceded a Troy Deeney penalty, before Tom Cleverley scored a late victor. (more...)
Rafael Nadal pulls out of Swiss indoors in Basel Rafael Nadal pulls out of Swiss indoors in Basel
- October 18, 2017

The Spaniard wore tape during his defeat to Roger Federer in the Shanghai Masters last weekend but has decided, on doctor's orders, to withdraw from next week's tournament. "I am suffering from an over-stressing of the knee and the problems were already present at the tournament in Shanghai which now forces me to take a time off on advice of my doctor". (more...)
Palace gets first EPL goal, points by beating Chelsea 2-1 Palace gets first EPL goal, points by beating Chelsea 2-1
- October 18, 2017

The 24-year-old Ghanaian is certainly an exciting prospect but bringing him in to replace Batshuayi would be a risk as he's not too experienced at the highest levels. @DavidLuiz_4 as lovely as ever this morning as he took some time before training to say hello to staff and visitors at Cobham. But if I hadn't put Morata in the starting XI, you'd have told me I'm insane. (more...)
Andre Iguodala out for season opener vs. Rockets with back strain Andre Iguodala out for season opener vs. Rockets with back strain
- October 18, 2017

The league is starting a week earlier In an effort to cut down on travel and to allow more recovery time for players. Unlike the Houston, Golden State wasn't that busy, but they added three players to their bench. He added to CBS Sports: "What do you tell a team that's won 67 games, or 65-plus the last three years, two championships?" His 22.8 scoring average in 38 meetings with Golden State is the veteran's highest against any opponent. (more...)
'Cheapest' NBA Star LeBron James May Get a Free Pandora Premium Membership 'Cheapest' NBA Star LeBron James May Get a Free Pandora Premium Membership
- October 18, 2017

So, you know, I don't really like to go back on that letter, but it pops in my head a few times here, a few times there. Nichols said, "You know you're rich, right?" With a revamped roster and more offensive options than ever, Lue believes the Cavs are more equipped to compete when James is on the bench. (more...)
Chelsea boss Conte puts whizkids Ampadu and Scott on notice Chelsea boss Conte puts whizkids Ampadu and Scott on notice
- October 18, 2017

However, there was some good news for Chelsea fans as Conte confirmed that he is hoping to have Morata back available for selection for Wednesday's Champions League clash against Roma at Stamford Bridge. If we compare last season, we didn't play in the Europa League or Champions League. For this reason we have to put 150% in. You know very well the importance of this player to our team'. (more...)
Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) declared EPS
- October 18, 2017

It has a 43.28 P/E ratio. It operates through two divisions: Property and Casualty and Accident and Health (A&H). Amid volatile financial markets and the presidential election, various investment brokerages have made amendments to their price targets and ratings on shares of Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ: CELG ). (more...)
Gordon Hayward sustains serious ankle injury in Celtics debut Gordon Hayward sustains serious ankle injury in Celtics debut
- October 18, 2017

BC-BKN-Celtics-Hayward Injured, 1st Ld-Writethru, 243 Celtics star Hayward suffers gruesome injury in openerEds: Updates with new lead, details. Hayward's left ankle turned at such an odd angle that teammates stood in shock as he motioned for help from the sideline. (more...)
Jose Mourinho denies reports suggesting potential move to Paris Saint Germain Jose Mourinho denies reports suggesting potential move to Paris Saint Germain
- October 18, 2017

He signed a three-year contract with United in 2016 and negotiations on an extension are expected in the coming months. Various reports have suggested that the club has opened preliminary talks with the Portuguese over extending his contract at Old Trafford beyond three years following a positive start to his second campaign in charge. (more...)
LeBron's status for season opener vs. Celtics still unclear LeBron's status for season opener vs. Celtics still unclear
- October 18, 2017

Boston Celtics forward Gordon Hayward suffered a leg injury while going up for an alley-oop with just under seven minutes left in the first quarter of the Celtics season-opening game against the Cleveland Cavaliers . "So they're up for the game, they're ready for it, but that's not our main focus is playing Boston". James, who injured his ankle in practice on September 27 and played in just one exhibition game, participated in the team's morning shootaround but did not speak to reporters ... (more...)