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How much pressure is Ronald Koeman under at Everton? How much pressure is Ronald Koeman under at Everton?
- September 18, 2017

Anthony Martial's injury-time penalty completed the rout, meaning Everton has conceded 10 goals without scoring in eight days. To make matters worse, a Thursday night trip to Italy ended in another 3-0 thumping by Atalanta. We have to take our chances when we get them and it will be a different game. Koeman's United counterpart Jose Mourinho said that EPL clubs are becoming increasingly defensive and he is glad his side is able to score goals freely this season. (more...)
Dembele faces four months out Dembele faces four months out
- September 18, 2017

The France worldwide was injured in the 24th minute against Getafe and was forced to leave the field. The statement further added that the French player "will undergo surgical treatment by Dr. Given he is unlikely to play again until 2018, Barca will have to find a way of keeping pace in La Liga and navigating the UEFA Champions League group stage without him. (more...)
Eddie Vedder, buskers give free concert outside Wrigley Field Eddie Vedder, buskers give free concert outside Wrigley Field
- September 19, 2017

Those who did, however, either enjoyed the show or whipped out their cameras to catch this unexpected performance of "Corduroy", one of the biggest hits off Pearl Jam's 1994 album "Vitology". Well, apparently if you're Eddie Vedder you go to the street and find a random street performer and start rocking out to a classic, even if nobody seems to notice. (more...)
Judge denies stay request in Ezekiel Elliott case Judge denies stay request in Ezekiel Elliott case
- September 18, 2017

If Mazzant had granted the stay, it would've overturned his own decision and likely led to the suspension of Elliott. The move means the case will now move to the 5th U.S. Mazzant's ruling also brings back to the forefront the irreparable harm issue and the NFL's argument that Elliott would not suffer irreparable harm if the suspension went into effect because he would recover any lost money if later court rulings found the suspension should be permanently enjoined. (more...)
WWE Raw Superstars That Need a Win the Most at No Mercy
- September 18, 2017

He's been the Universal Champion since WrestleMania and only made a handful of Raws . - John Cena is not set to appear on next Monday's Raw . The John Cena and Roman Reigns segments have been the highlight of the show to many fans and the words spoken during those segments were often the topic of conversation for the next week. (more...)
Tottenham's Wembley woes continue against Swansea Tottenham's Wembley woes continue against Swansea
- September 18, 2017

Kane reached a century of club goals in last weekend's win over Everton, with his Tottenham tally now totalling 103 after his brace against Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League midweek. "I'm very happy to have my first minutes, and I couldn't wait". Another Spurs home game, another missed opportunity. The Spanish hitman was courted by Chelsea boss Antonio Conte for over six months before he chose to leave Swansea for Spurs. (more...)
Slaven Bilic denies playing Javier Hernández as midfielder Slaven Bilic denies playing Javier Hernández as midfielder
- September 18, 2017

After struggling with knee issues that have seen him miss the majority of the Hammers games this season, the 24-year-old has returned to full training with many speculating he could feature against Bolton at the Olympic Stadium on Tuesday. (more...)
Cowboys have highest value in National Football League, according to Forbes Cowboys have highest value in National Football League, according to Forbes
- September 18, 2017

The Dallas Cowboys again topped the annual list published by the business magazine on Monday, coming in at a $4.8 billion value in 2017, which is a 14 percent increase from last year's $4.2 billion mark. The team with the sharpest rise in value was the Atlanta Falcons , who are now worth $2.475 billion. New England has now tied the Yankees as the world's second most valuable sports franchise behind the Cowboys. (more...)
Dani Carvajal Signs New Five-year Contract With Real Madrid Dani Carvajal Signs New Five-year Contract With Real Madrid
- September 18, 2017

The 29-year-old has made publicly clear in the past few weeeks that he is happy with life at the Bernabeu, despite being repeatedly linked with a move away. This generation is doing that and every Madrid fan is proud of us. "I would also be lying if I said to you that I have never imagined myself as the captain here. (more...)
Kevin Durant appears to blast ex-coach, teammates in since-deleted tweets Kevin Durant appears to blast ex-coach, teammates in since-deleted tweets
- September 18, 2017

Did Durant respond with third-person tweets critical of Billy Donovan and the Thunder's supporting cast for him and Russell Westbrook? The 2014 MVP is already an unpopular figure in his former city but this will add fuel to the fire for Thunder fans, not to mention his ex-teammates and head coach who he takes a huge swipe at. (more...)
Auburn QB Sean White Arrested, Dismissed from Team Auburn QB Sean White Arrested, Dismissed from Team
- September 18, 2017

According to CBS Sports , White had just finished serving a two game suspension for undisclosed reasons. White was arrested by Auburn police early Sunday. White threw for 2,845 yards, 10 touchdowns and 7 interceptions during his two seasons as an Auburn starting quarterback. White led the SEC in complete percentage and quarterback rating amid Auburn's six-game winning streak in 2016. (more...)
5 reasons the Lions will defeat the Giants in Week 2 5 reasons the Lions will defeat the Giants in Week 2
- September 18, 2017

Even if Beckham returns for this contest, the Lions will certainly not be a pushover for the New York Giants . They will try to right the ship under the bright lights of Monday Night Football against the Detroit Lions in Week 2, beginning at 8:30 p.m. (more...)
Kansas City Chiefs: 3 Takeaways vs Eagles in Week 2 Kansas City Chiefs: 3 Takeaways vs Eagles in Week 2
- September 18, 2017

Kendricks had a sack, a pass breakup and four tackles against the Chiefs. The Chiefs' defense stood tall once more: Wentz unloaded from just inside the 50-yard line, but his pass bounced off the hands of a couple defenders and fell incomplete as time expired. (more...)
Leishman backs up good start with a low score at BMW Leishman backs up good start with a low score at BMW
- September 18, 2017

Of the 13 times a player has held a 54-hole lead of five shots or more during the past five years, 11 have gone on to win. Had he birdied No. 18, he would have cracked the top five. Leishman is projected to jump to fourth in the standings if he wins on Sunday, behind Americans Justin Thomas , Jordan Spieth and Dustin Johnson . (more...)
Luck rains on Hamilton as he takes Singapore win against the odds Luck rains on Hamilton as he takes Singapore win against the odds
- September 18, 2017

Pole-sitter Sebastian Vettel and his Ferrari team-mate Kimi Raikkonen both crashed out as the rain-hit Singapore Grand Prix night race got off to a chaotic start on Sunday. Raikkonen then spun before veering back into Verstappen to end both men's races, while Vettel's damaged side pod saw him spin, lose his front nose and retire a few corners later. (more...)
Sebastian Vettel, Max Verstappen, Sebastian Kimi wiped out in first lap carnage Sebastian Vettel, Max Verstappen, Sebastian Kimi wiped out in first lap carnage
- September 18, 2017

The crash caused a domino effect, taking out Vettel's Ferrari teammate Kimi Raikkonen , Red Bull's Max Verstappen and McLaren's Fernando Alonso . In comments made to British broadcaster Sky, Vettel tried to explain his side of things. "I saw Max and then next thing I see is Kimi hitting the side of me and Max somewhere there". (more...)
Jolyon Palmer delighted by 'huge' Singapore result Jolyon Palmer delighted by 'huge' Singapore result
- September 18, 2017

Red Bull's Christian Horner has confirmed that GP2 champion Pierre Gasly is now the front-runner to replace Renault-bound Carlos Sainz at Toro Rosso. This will leave Jolyon Palmer without a race seat, unless someone else snaps him up. "It was a tricky race with the drama at the start and the heavy rain but the circumstances put us in a good place to score some points. The next race should be even better". (more...)
Jurgen Klopp Confirms Yet Another Liverpool Goalkeeper Change For League Cup Clash Jurgen Klopp Confirms Yet Another Liverpool Goalkeeper Change For League Cup Clash
- September 18, 2017

Liverpool's third choice 'keeper, who had a hugely successful season on loan with Huddersfield past year, will get his chance on Tuesday evening. However, Klopp says there is little he can teach to players like Sturridge, even if the goals are not flowing. (more...)
Wolfsburg part ways with Jonker Wolfsburg part ways with Jonker
- September 18, 2017

Jonker was only handed the reins in February, as he was brought in to help steer the club through a relegation scrap - with victory in a two-legged play-off clash with Eintracht Braunschweig eventually seeing them safe. The Swiss coach has signed a two-year contract until June, 2019. "I am grateful that Martin Schmidt accepted at such short notice", said Wolfsburg's director of sport Olaf Rebbe . (more...)
Resilient Swansea deny Spurs victory Resilient Swansea deny Spurs victory
- September 18, 2017

In any case, we hope Llorente enjoys his project of getting paid to watch Harry Kane score lots of goals. Swansea midfielder Ki Sung-yueng is again absent for the Premier League game with Tottenham at Wembley. Even dismissing the curse or the vagaries of fortune, there is still room to criticize Spurs' performance here. It is clear that Pochettino played a very important role in the decision. (more...)