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Pep Guardiola is reportedly eyeing a reunion with Sergio Busquets
- August 10, 2017

Having cut his teeth in the Premier League with Everton, Joleon Lescott became one of a number of players to join Manchester City in a big-money deal following the Abu Dhabi investment. We didn't concede too much, we always created more than the opponents and that's why we are quite satisfied but the reality starts now. The Manchester City midfielder has been sidelined since last December after he sustained the long-term problem against Watford at the Etihad stadium , and has been ... (more...)
Level wrestler electrocuted in Jharkhand stadium Level wrestler electrocuted in Jharkhand stadium
- August 10, 2017

Police officer Shyamanand Mandal told the Times of India: "A preliminary investigation has revealed that death was due to electrocution". Bhola Singh said that the association has demanded a compensation of Rs 10 lakh for the wrestler from the government. (more...)
Colts release starting DE Kendall Langford Colts release starting DE Kendall Langford
- August 10, 2017

What remains a mystery is who will be under center when the Colts take the field on offense for the first time. "Kendall emerged as a team leader shortly after we signed him in 2015, " coach Chuck Pagano said in a team release. Per OverTheCap.com , Langford carried an $8.7 million cap hit over the final two years of his deal with the Colts. He counts $500,000 in dead money. (more...)
Major League Baseball releases 2017 postseason schedule, including World Series, broadcast info Major League Baseball releases 2017 postseason schedule, including World Series, broadcast info
- August 10, 2017

MLB released its postseason schedule Tuesday, and the National League Divisional Series will begin Friday, Oct. 6. Wild card games would be October 3 and 4 for the American and National leagues, respectively. Every World Series since 2010 has been won by the pennant victor that punched its ticked to the Fall Classic second. Game 7, if necessary, will be played on November 1. (more...)
Barcelona's second bid for Philippe Coutinho rejected by Liverpool Barcelona's second bid for Philippe Coutinho rejected by Liverpool
- August 10, 2017

Dembele, 20, was involved in a training ground bust up with Dortmund goalkeeper Roman Burki last week and has spoken of his desire to one day play for Barca. The former England defender was speaking in the context of Virgil van Dijk demanding to leave Southampton in a very public manner , criticising the club for spreading falsehoods about his failure to train. (more...)
Martavis Bryant reportedly close to being reinstated by NFL Martavis Bryant reportedly close to being reinstated by NFL
- August 10, 2017

The Steelers wide receiver has been informed by the National Football League that he is now permitted to participate in all preseason activities, including practices and games, general manager Kevin Colbert said Wednesday in a statement released by the team. (more...)
National Football League set to make officials full-time for 2017 season National Football League set to make officials full-time for 2017 season
- August 10, 2017

The program will permit current officials who wish to transition to a full-time role the opportunity to apply. It's believed creating these full-time positions before the season will allow the National Football League and NFLRA to figure out the best ways possible to spend the offseason as it relates to maximizing the efficiency and improvement of the officials. (more...)
Paris Saint-Germain no longer interested in Kylian Mbappe
- August 10, 2017

A bid from PSG could be submitted in the coming week with the Parisians considering an opening offer of £140m (€155m). As explained by L'Equipe, the French soccer federation has yet to receive Neymar's International Transfer Certificate from its Spanish counterpart, with a source saying that Barcelona has not yet given Spain's soccer federation permission to send it. (more...)
Bryant could be reinstated to National Football League in near future Bryant could be reinstated to National Football League in near future
- August 10, 2017

In order to gain full reinstatement for the regular season, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported, Bryant must continue to attend mandatory counseling sessions . Bryant has spent the early days of camp working out on an adjacent field away from his teammates during practice. It would be unfair for Bryant not to put in any of the game planning and work beforehand and find himself taking snaps planned for other players. (more...)
Rams, Chargers Fight with Multiple Players Breaks Out During Training Camp Rams, Chargers Fight with Multiple Players Breaks Out During Training Camp
- August 10, 2017

Rams cornerback Trumaine Johnson was sparring with Chargers wide receiver Dontrelle Inman when Inman got laid out by Rams cornerback and former USC Trojan Nickell Robey-Coleman. Chargers receiver Jamaal Jones got into a tussle with Rams cornerback E.J. Gaines a few minutes later, and that had the two teams at each other again. (more...)
Thierry Henry speaks on Iheanacho's transfer to Leicester City Thierry Henry speaks on Iheanacho's transfer to Leicester City
- August 10, 2017

The Foxes recently completed a £25m deal with Manchester City for the striker's signature, leaving Iheanacho to provide an assist for Vardy during his first friendly appearance for the club against Borussia Monchengladbach last week. Iheanacho returned to training on Tuesday after recovering from his knock and Morgan is looking forward to playing alongside the Nigeria worldwide when Leicester take on Arsenal in the opening game of the new Premier League season on Friday, live on Sky ... (more...)
Martavis Bryant cleared by National Football League to participate in Steelers preseason practices, games Martavis Bryant cleared by National Football League to participate in Steelers preseason practices, games
- August 10, 2017

Today, the Steelers got the official word that Bryant is cleared to join the team for training camp, preseason practices, and preseason games. " Martavis Bryant has been informed by the National Football League that he is now permitted to participate in all preseason activities, including practices and games", Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert said in a statement . (more...)
Martavis Bryant Cleared to Join Steelers and Participate in Preseason Martavis Bryant Cleared to Join Steelers and Participate in Preseason
- August 10, 2017

Martavis Bryant apparently is close to being reinstated by the NFL. While it is unlikely Bryant will play in that game because he has yet to take practice reps with the Steelers , his 2017 camp practice debut for the Steelers figures to come at 2:55 p.m. (more...)
Shapovalov takes torch from injured Raonic at Rogers Cup Shapovalov takes torch from injured Raonic at Rogers Cup
- August 10, 2017

The current World No.2 was far too good for Borna Coric on Thursday, sweeping aside the young Croatian 6-1, 6-2. Shapovalov won the next five points and eventually won the tiebreaker 7-4 to win the match. Del Potro had to overcome 24 aces by 14th seeded Isner as he seeks to return to the final for the first time since losing to Murray in 2009. A three-time Montreal champion - his most recent success against Milos Raonic in 2013 - Nadal barely raised a sweat as he set up a last-16 meeting ... (more...)
Man United installed as heavy favourites to sign worldwide attacker
- August 10, 2017

The United manager had expected his side to struggle against the European champions and they could have conceded more than just the goals scored by Casemiro and Isco. However, it was hard to adjudge if the Brazilian's half-volley finish should have been chalked off as Chris Smalling may have played him onside. "So we're speaking, we are changing ideas and again it's in the hands of (executive vice-chairman Ed) Woodward and Zlatan's agent, but the important thing is that the final decision ... (more...)
National Football League clears Bryant for preseason National Football League clears Bryant for preseason
- August 10, 2017

The full preseason clearance will allow Bryant to practice with the team and play in the Steelers' preseason games, the first of which is at the Giants on Friday. However, although he is partially reinstated to participate in preseason activities which include training camp, practices and games, he still has a hurdle to clear before being fully reinstated for the regular season. (more...)
Steelers WR Martavis Bryant cleared to begin practicing Steelers WR Martavis Bryant cleared to begin practicing
- August 10, 2017

Suspended for the entire 2016 campaign after violating the NFL's substance abuse policy, Bryant has reportedly been cleared to return for preseason activities. While fans, coaches and teammates will be pleased to have him back on the field, no one can be as happy as Bryant to be able to resume practice after more than a year away. (more...)
Alexis Sanchez wanted at PSG by Neymar, Dani Alves Alexis Sanchez wanted at PSG by Neymar, Dani Alves
- August 10, 2017

Today, Paris Saint-Germain are set to make their move for Alexis Sanchez ... Asked if any bids had been lodged for Sanchez , the Frenchman replied: "I can't tell you that at the moment". "But we have all the other players prepared in pre-season and they are all ready". And Wenger is seemingly willing to lose him for nothing, thus turning his back on a potential fee of around £50million this summer. (more...)
Jontay Porter announces plans to join Mizzou this year Jontay Porter announces plans to join Mizzou this year
- August 10, 2017

Cuonzo hired Michael Porter Sr . away from Washington to join his staff. "This is a homecoming for Jontay, who is already extremely familiar with Columbia, and we're thrilled to have him in the Mizzou Basketball Family". Jontay Porter signed with Cuonzo Martin's 2017 recruiting class. Both Porter brothers were originally committed to Washington, where their godfather, Lorenzo Romar coached for 15 seasons before he was sacked in March. (more...)
Rallycat helps Cardinals with Grand Slam Rallycat helps Cardinals with Grand Slam
- August 10, 2017

The cat emerged from near the visitors' dugout on the third-base side and blitzed into the outfield, the fur on its tail standing on end. It mades it's way all the way to the center field warning track, passing by Royals centerfielder Lorenzo Cain . (more...)
Hernandez unsure if he´ll celebrate against Man United
- August 10, 2017

When asked whether he will celebrate if he scores on his Premier League debut for the Hammers against United on Sunday (4pm), he added: "Right now I can't imagine the emotions I would have in that moment". "I had some great experiences there and it helped me when I did move on". Feghouli star netted four goals in 27 appearances for West Ham United last season. (more...)
Diego Costa exiled from Chelsea's season opener
- August 10, 2017

Truce Aware Chelsea benefited from the extra recovery time afforded by their lack of European commitments last season, Conte wants to add depth to his squad for a twin assault on the league and Champions League . "After a good season you have to keep the positive things and try to change the negative things", he added. 'Us as players are in control of the way we prepare for the games. (more...)
Should Arsenal risk 'unfit' Ozil against Leicester City?
- August 10, 2017

I don't know [how long he will be out]-two weeks, one more week. "But he will not be available [against Leicester ]". He added: "There has been a lot of criticism recently and I wanted to prove that I deserve to play for a big team like Arsenal ". (more...)
Dallas Stars 1st Pro Team to Publicly Oppose Texas' 'Bathroom Bill' Dallas Stars 1st Pro Team to Publicly Oppose Texas' 'Bathroom Bill'
- August 10, 2017

Jim Lites, the team's president and CEO, released a statement on behalf of the Stars Wednesday afternoon. "We welcome fans from all over the globe, and our roster boasts players from half a dozen countries". The Stars will host the 2018 NHL Draft . Texas has become yet another state to attempt adopting controversial bills regarding gender identification and bathroom usage - but the Dallas Stars are not here for it. (more...)
Janney Montgomery Scott LLC Buys 14999 Shares of Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO) Janney Montgomery Scott LLC Buys 14999 Shares of Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO)
- August 10, 2017

Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have given a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company. Finally, Headinvest LLC boosted its stake in shares of Novo Nordisk A/S by 0.3% in the second quarter. Novo Nordisk A S (ADR) (NYSE:NVO) has declined 23.93% since August 8, 2016 and is downtrending. (more...)