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Predict how the 2017/18 Premier League table will end up Predict how the 2017/18 Premier League table will end up
- August 10, 2017

He hasn't really played that much football. His presence has always made the Reds a risky side going forward, especially on the counter. Having failed to make the breakthrough at Chelsea , Ake has to justify a whopping £20million price tag after moving to ambitious Bournemouth. (more...)
Nemanja Matic Sale a Casualty of Nemanja Matic Sale a Casualty of "Crazy Transfer Market", Says Antonio Conte
- August 10, 2017

I think he's capable of dropping deep or playing in an old-fashioned midfield two but he can get further forward and I expect him to be more effective this year. Conte is a fantastic coach too, because he won everything at Juventus and has already won the Premier League in his first year with Chelsea . Former Spurs and Liverpool midfielder Jamie Redknapp has given his opinion on where he believes his former rivals Arsenal will finish in the 2017/18 season. (more...)
Ex-Manchester City star makes bold prediction about Manchester United Ex-Manchester City star makes bold prediction about Manchester United
- August 10, 2017

The experienced they'll gain though and having the ability to hang in there and progress is the most important thing. Arsenal's top goalscorer for the third year running was Henry, who scored 39 goals in 51 games in all competitions while also picking up the coveted PFA Player of the Year award, ensuring his status as one of the league's all-time greats. (more...)
McIlroy: I can win here even if not at my best McIlroy: I can win here even if not at my best
- August 10, 2017

He came close in the U.S. Open but has faltered in other majors. That was his third major, and it brought Spieth , newly 24, to the grandest moment of all. Fear is not a word Spieth uses often. However, the 2015 US PGA champion feels his form is improving - on the back of top-30 finishes at The Open and WGC-Bridgestone Invitational. (more...)
PSG line up £80 million offer for Manchester City target Alexis Sanchez PSG line up £80 million offer for Manchester City target Alexis Sanchez
- August 10, 2017

Just three months after lifting the Premier League trophy, Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has described the new season as the most "difficult" test of his career. Since capturing their main target it is now hard to see them continuing their pursuit of the Chilean. According to end results, it was a poor campaign as they missed out on a top-four spot and won't be in the Champions League for the first time in 21 years. (more...)
Fantasy Premier League Club Guides: Arsenal, Bournemouth, Brighton & Burnley Fantasy Premier League Club Guides: Arsenal, Bournemouth, Brighton & Burnley
- August 10, 2017

Free hit - Make unlimited free transfers for one week only. BEST CASE: Manchester City have a squad that could win a treble. Our football staff gathered to do a mock draft this week, with hypothetical rosters made up of 1 quarterback, 2 running backs, 2 wide receivers, 1 tight end, and 1 flex (which could be a running back, wide receiver, or a tight end). (more...)
Ross Barkley: Chelsea seriously considering move - Tottenham rate contract rebel at £25m Ross Barkley: Chelsea seriously considering move - Tottenham rate contract rebel at £25m
- August 10, 2017

I heard some rumours that talks had broken down but still we are in negotiations with Swansea. Everybody knows the window is hard and it is always a game between the selling club and the buying club. Although Conte is unlikely to be able to give him as prominent a place in his first-team plans as Mauricio Pochettino would. He was participating in the last two training sessions. (more...)
'Animal' Kolasinac ready to rumble, says Walcott 'Animal' Kolasinac ready to rumble, says Walcott
- August 10, 2017

Kolasinac joined Arsenal on a free transfer from Schalke in the close-season and already looks an ideal fit for the physical demands of the Premier League . The England International knows last season's performance in the Premier League was not acceptable given the talent in the squad, but has sworn his side have learnt from past mistakes. (more...)
Moses puts Shield loss behind, ready for big season Moses puts Shield loss behind, ready for big season
- August 10, 2017

There is a feeling that the team need more signings. "For a defender especially it's worth watching strikers movements, not too much, not overkill but I think you can get an idea of what type of player they are like". It's whether they can hold their nerve as those Friday night lights shine over the Emirates that remains the big question. It will be interesting to see what approach Wenger takes towards the Europa League . (more...)
Henrikh Mkhitaryan wants improvement from Manchester United this season
- August 10, 2017

The Frenchman said: " Sanchez had an abdominal strain he caught on Sunday morning before he came to Wembley". He is a huge talent but I can not see him making a big impact at Liverpool because he won't start games. It will be exciting to see what Conte can do with this Chelsea side in the Champions League , but ultimately he is still making it his own team and I think we are some way off competing with the likes of Barcelona and Real Madrid. (more...)
Ex-Arsenal man expects Gunners to miss out on top-four again Ex-Arsenal man expects Gunners to miss out on top-four again
- August 10, 2017

From Manchester United's £75m signing Romelu Lukaku to Arsenal's club-record deal for Alexandre Lacazette , the league's top sides have splashed the cash to get some firepower into their team. Arsene's decision could prove to be the catalyst if the Gunners end up winning the Premier League which in turn could convince the Chilean to stay, but that's a big "if". (more...)
Gary Neville: Jose Mourinho building a great Man United team
- August 10, 2017

Mourinho also said United do not need to play in the Champions League to be considered "a giant", but thinks the journey back to the knockout stages of the tournament - something they have not done since reaching the quarterfinals in 2014 - has been made tougher by the emergence of newly rich teams like Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain. (more...)
Bing Predicts takes on the new Premier League season
- August 10, 2017

Manchester United have failed to dominate the domestic league since Ferguson retired in 2013. Ryan Giggs has backed Paul Pogba to significantly increase his goal tally this season and believes he could be the key to helping Manchester United regain the Premier League for the first time since 2013. (more...)
Zach Randolph Arrested for Weed In LA ... Crowd Turns Hostile Zach Randolph Arrested for Weed In LA ... Crowd Turns Hostile
- August 10, 2017

Zach Randolph of the Memphis Grizzlies during a playoff game against the Golden State Warriors. CBS 2 reports that Randolph and another man were arrested after police were confronted by a mob outside of a housing project. In total, cops recovered two guns, drugs, and a "significant amount of cash". It's unknown if Randolph was involved with the extra curricular activity, but his charge is a felony, and the 6-9 former All-Star got slapped with a $20,000 bail. (more...)
Marseille Coach Understands If Everton Target Olivier Giroud Won't Agree To Move Marseille Coach Understands If Everton Target Olivier Giroud Won't Agree To Move
- August 10, 2017

Speaking to L'Equipe about the Frenchman's situation, Garcia conceded: "I do not think he wants to come to Marseille , Olivier Giroud ". Marseille have been one club heavily linked with the 30-year-old, but Garcia says the France global is not interested in a move to the Stade Velodrome. (more...)
Norovirus Outbreak Affects 30 Persons at Official Team Hotel Norovirus Outbreak Affects 30 Persons at Official Team Hotel
- August 10, 2017

Irish Athletics have now confirmed their decision that all athletes coming into the team headquarters for the remaining events of the championship will be housed in a separate hotel. German and Canadian athletes staying at the Tower Hotel fell ill last week while a further 30 Germans due to arrive on Tuesday will be moved to other hotels. (more...)
Brighton closing in on club record signing Jose Izquierdo Brighton closing in on club record signing Jose Izquierdo
- August 10, 2017

According to Het Laatste Nieuws , the winger is expected to arrive in England later today and undergo a medical with Brighton, but the move is still dependent on him getting a work permit. "Jose has good experience with nearly 250 senior games in both Colombia and Belgium, and has played in the Europa League, Champions League and worldwide football, having made his debut for his national team this summer". (more...)
Swansea's Gylfi Sigurdsson 1/10 to join Everton during the transfer window Swansea's Gylfi Sigurdsson 1/10 to join Everton during the transfer window
- August 10, 2017

The former Tottenham star has barely featured in Swansea's pre-season schedule due to the ongoing speculation over his future, and Clement confirmed that he will be not included in his squad for their Premier League opener against Southampton on Saturday (12 August). (more...)
NBA Announces Celtics-76ers Will Play In London On January 11 NBA Announces Celtics-76ers Will Play In London On January 11
- August 10, 2017

Boston is coming off of a season in which it won 53 games and made it all the way to the Eastern Conference Finals before losing to the Cleveland Cavaliers in five games. Embiid is excited for the trip. It will also be the 76ers second game in England, but their first time visiting the capital. "We are a young, hungry team, and we will be sure to give the fans an exciting game against Boston in January". (more...)
Scholes: Man Utd need work to reach Real Madrid level
- August 10, 2017

However, it would appear that Ronaldo was lucky to be on the pitch at all after very almost coming a proper cropper while attempting to alight the Real team bus before kick-off... Zidane has been in charge at the Santiago Bernabeu for just one and a half years. "There is a lot of work for every team in Europe to match that team", Scholes said on BT Sport . (more...)
Gary Neville: 'Manchester United look powerful and strong this season' Gary Neville: 'Manchester United look powerful and strong this season'
- August 10, 2017

Lukaku has faced questions about his ability to perform on the biggest stage after the striker left Chelsea to move to Everton in 2014. "The only question is how long it takes him to adapt. Following the arrivals of Victor Lindelof , Romelu Lukaku and Nemanja Matic , Neville believes that Mourinho is finally shaping his own team. (more...)
Guam governor says North Korea's talk of revenge is no threat Guam governor says North Korea's talk of revenge is no threat
- August 10, 2017

Tests of North Korea's own missile suggest that now, the island is within the range of Pyongyang . Guam is about 2,100 miles (3,380 kilometers) southeast of Pyongyang and 3,800 miles (6,115 kilometers) west of Honolulu in the Pacific Ocean. (more...)
Ghana Stagnant In 50th Position — FIFA Ranking Ghana Stagnant In 50th Position — FIFA Ranking
- August 10, 2017

India still have 341 rating points, with no change from their last month tally. Placed 35 in August past year, Ghana now find themselves between Korea Republic (49) and Slovenia (51) on the ladder. It is also India's highest ranking under Constantine. Argentina retained third place, Switzerland rose to fourth - its highest position since the first rankings 24 years go - and Poland moved into an all-time best fifth. (more...)
'Jolly LLB 2' actor passes away after long battle with cancer 'Jolly LLB 2' actor passes away after long battle with cancer
- August 10, 2017

According to reports , the actor was complaining of breathlessness in the morning and was rushed to the hospital. He had breathing difficulties. He was suffering from cancer and was unwell. He had also sought help from fans and well wishers through a Facebook post to afford proper treatment for kidney and lung cancer. "But the treatment has aggravated his diabetes, which led to him losing his voice". (more...)
RB Leipzig confirm Liverpool target Naby Keita will leave RB Leipzig confirm Liverpool target Naby Keita will leave
- August 10, 2017

Obviously he'd be a superb signing for Liverpool if they could pull it off but it seems highly unlikely the Bundesliga champions would be willing to sell or that Vidal would want to leave for Merseyside so I'd be hugely surprised if anything came of these reports. (more...)