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Chelsea midfielder Kante: I don't care about being Player of Year Chelsea midfielder Kante: I don't care about being Player of Year
- September 14, 2017

Kante was voted the best player in English football by both the Professional Footballers' Association and Football Writers' Association last season for his influential role in Chelsea's title victory. We need to win. 'We had chances to score more , but what I am more pleased about is that the team from the first minute played the game with respect to the opponent. (more...)
Ronald Koeman expects Everton improvement against Atalanta Ronald Koeman expects Everton improvement against Atalanta
- September 14, 2017

Koeman, though, says Everton's domestic struggles will not distract from its aims in Europe, adding that he is confident his team will improve after a poor display against Spurs. I've never played in the group stage of the Europa League before, so it's exciting. "They lost some players and signed some". Gian Piero Gasperini has warned Everton and Atalanta's other opponents that the Bergamo club are returning to European football full of confidence. (more...)
World XI beats Pakistan World XI beats Pakistan
- September 14, 2017

The last three overs proved quite expensive for the World XI as Pakistan plundered 36 runs, with the last six deliveries yielding 17. Thisara and Badree picked up two wickets apiece, while Tahir and Ben Cutting chipped in with one wicket each. (more...)
Arsene Wenger praises Arsenal midfielder Arsene Wenger praises Arsenal midfielder
- September 14, 2017

Meanwhile, Hodgson's reign as Palace boss got under way on Wednesday morning as he took his first training session after being formally appointed on Tuesday night. "You have certainly seen the video of when he played against Barcelona". "There was always a huge pressure on him to come back as quickly as possible and to expect a lot", he told reporters. (more...)
Rivals bid to dilute Korean dominance of majors at Evian Rivals bid to dilute Korean dominance of majors at Evian
- September 14, 2017

The Evian Resort Golf Club is not her favorite course , as the fairways have severe slopes and there are a lot of obstacles on the course . Other players to look out for in a tournament due to conclude on Sunday (September 17) are New Zealand's Lydia Ko and Japan's two-time Evian champion Ai Miyazato, playing in her final event on the LPGA Tour . (more...)
Anti-Chargers billboard now visible in Carson Anti-Chargers billboard now visible in Carson
- September 14, 2017

Macrae didn't exclusively target Chargers supporters for donations. The Chargers will play at the StubHub Center in Carson City, California before moving into a new stadium in Los Angeles in 2020. The five images, which will rotate, will be posted on the sign over the next three weeks. According to KSWB-TV in San Diego, the billboard company "has assured" Macrae that the billboards won't be coming down early, even if the National Football League tries to make that happen. (more...)
Klopp admits Coutinho could return against Sevilla Klopp admits Coutinho could return against Sevilla
- September 14, 2017

However, things were not as bad as the score line indicated. Jurgen Klopp will hope that his side will pick up their arms and spirits that they had apparently laid down after the 37th minute red card to Sadio Mane on Saturday. Like team-mates N'Zonzi and Jesus Navas he has experience of playing in the Premier League although he never featured at Anfield for City. The creativity of Pablo Sarabia and Joaquin Correa remained, helping Sevilla make a strong start in La Liga, garnering ... (more...)
Pakistan has to work to draw big teams back: ICC chief Pakistan has to work to draw big teams back: ICC chief
- September 14, 2017

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has agreed to back Pakistan's efforts to resume international cricket in their own country and said it would provide financial assistance for security needs. "The PCB and security agencies deserve due credit for this", he said. While political tensions between the neighbouring countries are being seen as an obvious reason for Indian players not being part of the World XI squad, ICC CEO Dave Richardson shed more light on the issue. (more...)
Cleveland Has Now Won 20 Games In A Row Cleveland Has Now Won 20 Games In A Row
- September 14, 2017

Today, they won their 21st consecutive game after beating the Detroit Tigers 5-3, setting an American League record. "It's the longest winning streak , it's the record for most consecutive wins, etc., because a tie game breaks neither a winning streak or losing streak for a team because it always gets replayed unless the season ends first". (more...)
Eagles visit Chiefs and Cowboys face Broncos on FOX43's Sunday NFL lineup Eagles visit Chiefs and Cowboys face Broncos on FOX43's Sunday NFL lineup
- September 14, 2017

Wentz posted 307 yards with 2 touchdowns and 1 pick on 26-for-39 passing. Reid didn't identify many differences with how he's handled the job in Kansas City compared to Philadelphia . "I think sometimes, in my position, I don't want to put any added stress or pressure on myself to go perform". I have to continue to study the tape and plan accordingly and then put our team in positions, again, just like last week. (more...)
Rams All-Pro Aaron Donald back in practice after holdout Rams All-Pro Aaron Donald back in practice after holdout
- September 14, 2017

Still, the Rams' 46-9 victory over the short-handed Colts was a surprise, and it energized a franchise in competition with the Chargers for Los Angeles' hearts and eyeballs. "It wasn't something I was shooting for; it just happened". The five highest guarantees for non-quarterbacks, respectively, belong to Broncos outside linebacker Von Miller ($70 million), Eagles defensive tackle Fletcher Cox ($63.3 million), Bills defensive tackle Marcell Dareus ($60 million), Dolphins defensive tackle ... (more...)
Cleveland rocks! Indians set AL win streak record
- September 14, 2017

To win 20 straight games is hard. The lost the final two games of the season but the streak pushed them to the 100 win plateau for the fifth time in franchise history and the first since the 1910 season. "And I wasn't flawless tonight". Lindor, who has been Cleveland's hottest hitter during the streak, hit his 30th homer in the first off Boyd as the Indians scored first for the 19th time in 20 games. (more...)
Will Ezekiel Elliott Play the Full Season? Not Necessarily, Says the NFL Will Ezekiel Elliott Play the Full Season? Not Necessarily, Says the NFL
- September 14, 2017

Judge Amos L. Mazzant found that Elliott "did not receive a fundamentally fair hearing" and granted a temporary restraining order and preliminary injunction that blocks the suspension from being implemented. "We strongly believe that the investigation and evidence supported the Commissioner's decision and that the process was meticulous and fair throughout", the National Football League said in a statement . (more...)
No pressure: Amazon to release documentary about Michigan's 2017 season No pressure: Amazon to release documentary about Michigan's 2017 season
- September 14, 2017

Defensively, Michigan football yields 15.5 points and 196.0 total yards (156.5 in passing and 39.5 in rushing). MI is off to a 2-0 start thanks to a 33-17 win over Florida and a 36-14 win over Cincinnati. Air Force had 16 different players rush the ball during the win. On the ground, Timothy McVey rushed for 98 yards and a touchdown in 10 carries while Parker Wilson added 48 yards in three attempts. (more...)
Nenshi: Calgary Flames arena offer is 'eminently unreasonable' Nenshi: Calgary Flames arena offer is 'eminently unreasonable'
- September 14, 2017

Council understands the importance of the Flames to this city, we understand the importance of having the Flames downtown to this city. "We worked very hard to come up with a deal that makes sense in this economy without impacting people's taxes that nonetheless participates in both the risk and the up-side". (more...)
49ers sign LB Lee to two-year contract 49ers sign LB Lee to two-year contract
- September 14, 2017

To make room for Lee, San Francisco released second-year offensive tackle John Theus - first reported by Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee . The 49ers do not have a lot of depth at linebacker, so there's a chance you might be able to see Lee in special teams or mop-up action as early as the upcoming weekend. (more...)
McDaniel College ranked 134th in US News & World Report's '2018 Best Colleges' McDaniel College ranked 134th in US News & World Report's '2018 Best Colleges'
- September 14, 2017

And among the national liberal arts colleges , Soka University was followed by Massachusetts's Mount Holyoke College, whose student body was formed of 27% internationals. Our veterans have proudly served as campus leaders and innovators all the while preparing for life beyond Southwestern. Of the Idaho schools that were ranked in the report, C of I stands out as the best in several key areas, ranking ahead of its in-state peers in the categories of first-year student retention rates, ... (more...)
'Racism is as American as baseball' sign hangs at Fenway 'Racism is as American as baseball' sign hangs at Fenway
- September 14, 2017

It's not the first time that the Red Sox have responded to the topic of racism at the ballpark. This comes after an incident in Boston in which Orioles outfielder Adam Jones was allegedly called the "n-word" and had peanuts thrown at him at a game early in the season. (more...)
Correa equaliser for Sevilla leaves Liverpool ruing penalty miss Correa equaliser for Sevilla leaves Liverpool ruing penalty miss
- September 14, 2017

That European adventure was an unexpected bonus. The Spanish side arrived on Merseyside for their Champions League encounter full of confidence, having had a much better weekend than their opponents after beating Eibar 3-0 to extend their unbeaten start to the season. (more...)
Kante happy for Zappacosta, Bakayoko after Chelsea goals Kante happy for Zappacosta, Bakayoko after Chelsea goals
- September 14, 2017

It seems absurd that a player of Kante's quality, the PFA, FWA and PL Player of The Year, who has won back-to-back Premier League titles and is a regular for the French national team had previously never made an appearance in either the Europa League or Champions League . (more...)