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UEFA Charges Arsenal, Cologne After Fan Chaos At Emirates UEFA Charges Arsenal, Cologne After Fan Chaos At Emirates
- September 15, 2017

I don't know if they went through Arsenal membership, on the internet, but they did well. Some fans had previously called for the game to be postponed with the possibility of the game played behind closed doors 24 hours later. Cologne coach Peter Stoeger, asked on the eve of the Group H opener if he had a message for the thousands of travelling fans, replied: "Enjoy the pubs!" We have launched a full review into the circumstances surrounding the game and will ensure any lessons that can ... (more...)
Guardiola: Toure Still Key For City, Watford Will Be Tough Guardiola: Toure Still Key For City, Watford Will Be Tough
- September 15, 2017

Manager Guardiola said: "We want him but today the market is the market - the wishes from the clubs, maybe we can not control it". Toure was also dropped at the start of last season, sparking a row between the club and his outspoken agent Dimitri Seluk which led to a longer period of isolation for the Ivorian. (more...)
Billy Joe Saunders' son punches opponent Willie Monroe Jr at weigh Billy Joe Saunders' son punches opponent Willie Monroe Jr at weigh
- September 15, 2017

Monroe's entourage belatedly protected their guy-how were they supposed to know a kid would be a threat?-while Saunders continued to flex for the cameras like nothing had happened. I'm absolutely confident, we will deliver it. "If Golovkin wins, it looks like they'll want to fight some time in December". "We had a contract for it", said the promoter, 65. (more...)
UEFA charges Arsenal and Cologne over crowd problems UEFA charges Arsenal and Cologne over crowd problems
- September 15, 2017

UEFA said Cologne had been charged with crowd disturbances, the setting off of fireworks, throwing objects and acts of damage to the stadium. Uefa will deal with the case on September 21, the governing body confirmed in a statement on Friday. (more...)
Broncos down Panthers at Suncorp Broncos down Panthers at Suncorp
- September 15, 2017

Should the Panthers have been allowed to play on? . Despite finishing the regular season four spots behind Penrith it was Brisbane who brought the momentum of a four-game winning streak into the sudden death semi-final and they jumped quickly out of the blocks. (more...)
David Thompson makes a prediction about Sadio Mane David Thompson makes a prediction about Sadio Mane
- September 15, 2017

Mane is still available to play in Liverpool's Champions League group stage opener against La Liga outfit Sevilla on Wednesday but he will now miss his side's Premier League clashes against Burnley and Leicester City , as well as the Carabao Cup tie with the Foxes next week. (more...)
Manchester United will miss Pogba, admits Mourinho Manchester United will miss Pogba, admits Mourinho
- September 15, 2017

Mourinho has also put the complete blame of Pogba's injury on the player himself, as a outcome of not listening to the medical advice over what is a "long-standing issue". Ashley Young was the first of the Red Devils' long term absentees to return, but Marcos Rojo and Luke Shaw are still out. We lost important players last season and we were not crying or getting excuses. (more...)
Winnipeg Jets and forward Bryan Little agree to six-year extension Winnipeg Jets and forward Bryan Little agree to six-year extension
- September 15, 2017

The contract extension includes a no-move clause through the 2019-20 season, which then becomes a modified no-trade clause, TSN's Darren Dreger reported. He highlighted his time in Atlanta by netting a career-high 31 goals in 79 games during the 2008-09 season. He's quietly kept the Jets' top lines productive through 672 games, third-most played in franchise history, while tallying 432 points (good for second-place in club history) and he says he's not done yet. (more...)
Lakers to Reportedly Retire Kobe Bryant's Jersey Before Warriors Game in December Lakers to Reportedly Retire Kobe Bryant's Jersey Before Warriors Game in December
- September 15, 2017

With this, Bryant said that he always dreamed of his jersey hanging in the rafters of the Lakers only that he never imagined two of them. During that time, Bryant sent Lakers' records for games played with 1,346, points with 33,643, and three pointers made with 1,827 among others. (more...)
Concern over missing former-Burnley captain Clarke Carlisle Concern over missing former-Burnley captain Clarke Carlisle
- September 15, 2017

The mental health charity was set up to help people suffering from a co-existing (co-occurring) substance misuse and mental health disorder. The father-of-three said earlier this summer the worst of his mental health problems were behind him after years of working with psychiatrists, counsellors and family but there were still "bad days". (more...)
Top stats from Cleveland Indians win streak Top stats from Cleveland Indians win streak
- September 15, 2017

It was Lindor being Lindor, down to his last strike with a runner on first. That led to Jay Bruce , who ripped a double to right field to win it, securing the Indians' 22nd consecutive win and by far the wildest game in the streak. And an image floating around Wednesday appears to show a dildo in an Indians player's locker. Whenever they get a ground ball, we do our best to get it. (more...)
High School Volleyball roundup: Wallkill holds off FDR for sweep High School Volleyball roundup: Wallkill holds off FDR for sweep
- September 15, 2017

Alaina Kelley was 96-of-99 setting with 30 assists. Lancaster (1-1) downed host Jamestown (1-4, 0-3), 25-11, 25-5, 25-9, in Erie County Interscholastic Conference Division I volleyball on Wednesday. McKenzie Buck added one assist, 14 kills and one ace. St. Clair 3, Nicollet 0: Claire Anderson had six kills and 19 assists, and she served four aces as St. (more...)
Werner boosts transfer talk as he welcomes Real Madrid links Werner boosts transfer talk as he welcomes Real Madrid links
- September 15, 2017

Earlier this week, it was claimed that Real Madrid were keeping tabs on the 21-year-old, who has scored 25 times in 37 appearances for Leipzig since joining the club from Stuttgart in the summer of 2016. Liverpool have loaned out Divock Origi and Daniel Sturridge is seen as a bit-part player at Anfield by Klopp, and it's clear he doesn't have much faith in his natural centre-forwards with Roberto Firmino occupying the number nine shirt. (more...)
Singapore Grand Prix renews contract for another 4 years Singapore Grand Prix renews contract for another 4 years
- September 15, 2017

However, earlier this week Carey revealed that Liberty Media were keen to ensure the race's long-term future. With this year being the tenth straight F1 Night Race in Singapore, it has been a landmark event in the country every year - with its races, parties and grand music performances . (more...)
John Stones double gets ruthless Manchester City off to a ideal start John Stones double gets ruthless Manchester City off to a ideal start
- September 15, 2017

In the other Group F match, Shakhtar Donetsk beat Napoli 2-1. This is the Dutch side's first Champions League group stage performance in 15 years. City have spent more than £200 million (S$354.4m) over the summer strengthening their squad after losing to Monaco in the last 16 last season. (more...)
Arsenal concede incredible 45-yard strike v FC Koln Arsenal concede incredible 45-yard strike v FC Koln
- September 15, 2017

Cologne had only been allocated about 3,000 tickets for the game, but almost 20,000 of the club's fans reportedly travelled to London. More than a dozen police officers wearing helmets could be seen entering the ground at the east stand as the game kicked off. (more...)
Weakened Hurricane Irma spin northwest into the south-eastern areas, drenching region Weakened Hurricane Irma spin northwest into the south-eastern areas, drenching region
- September 15, 2017

By Monday, the hurricane-turned-tropical storm had weakened to a tropical depression. Fort Myers and Naples were among the cities hit hard by Irma , which made landfall in the state Sunday morning as a risky Category 4 storm. "So I hope he runs for Senate". Flanked by Vice President Pence and Florida Gov. Florida officials have made restoring electricity to the millions who have lost power a priority and tens of thousands of utility company workers, many from out of state, are ... (more...)
Haryana Steelers vs Jaipur Pink Panthers Haryana Steelers vs Jaipur Pink Panthers
- September 15, 2017

Nitin Rawal was the star for Jaipur as he scored 11 points on a night where the famed Jaipur defence had a match to forget. Haryana started the second half with intent with plans of sticking to their defensive prowess and attacking only in the do-or-die raids. (more...)
Fernando Llorente: 'Mauricio Pochettino call convinced me to pick Tottenham Hotspur' Fernando Llorente: 'Mauricio Pochettino call convinced me to pick Tottenham Hotspur'
- September 15, 2017

A lot of people were surprised to see Llorente fail to join Chelsea , especially given his history with Antonio Conte and the fact that the Blues were after him in January, but the striker has now revealed why he chose Spurs instead. The Tottenham project is impressive. I think I can help them a lot. "It's a nice anecdote as I made my debut against him at San Mames". Llorente made his Spurs debut on Wednesday, replacing two-goal hotshot Harry Kane in the 87th minute of the 3-1 ... (more...)
Two Batesville students advance in National Merit Scholarship Program Two Batesville students advance in National Merit Scholarship Program
- September 15, 2017

If Brandon, Jack, and Julia move on to being named 2018 Finalists, they will collectively bring the total number National Merit Scholarship Finalists for Garden City High School to 29 since 2009. "This is one of those ways, and we're proud of them". About 90 percent of the Semifinalists are expected to attain Finalist standing, and about half of the Finalists will win a National Merit Scholarship. (more...)