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Gary Neville calls out Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez after Chelsea draw Gary Neville calls out Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez after Chelsea draw
- September 20, 2017

Glimpses of this 13/14 Ramsey were seen at the end of last season when he came back from an injury. Martin Keown has challenged Arsenal to follow Manchester United's example and win the Europa League this season. Is there more to this than we know or was it just another moment in time that has been taken out of context? Wenger said: "In the last few years, Chelsea has had great teams so it was always hard to win there but our record against Chelsea has been good, we won (at home) last ... (more...)
Gary Neville says David de Gea is Manchester United's world-class player Gary Neville says David de Gea is Manchester United's world-class player
- September 20, 2017

Jose Mourinho 's side have scored four goals in three of those games, while Pep Guardiola 's City scored 15 goals without reply in three outings last week - including a win at Feyenoord in the Champions League - but ex-United defender Neville thinks that it is still "too early" in the campaign to jump to any title conclusions. (more...)
Messi scores four as Barca thrash Eibar 6-1 Messi scores four as Barca thrash Eibar 6-1
- September 20, 2017

And Messi would add his fourth - for the sixth time in his career - as full-time approached, deftly redirecting a Aleix Vidal pass into the back of the net to cap his third multi-goal game for Barca in just five tries this season. "He is one of the smartest players I've ever seen on a field", Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde said of Messi. Messi grabbed his second goal of the game two minutes after Eibar's goal when he evaded close marking by the defenders to place the ball beyond the ... (more...)
Gibson: SA blessed with cricketing talent Gibson: SA blessed with cricketing talent
- September 20, 2017

Gibson has requested that the Proteas players feature in the opening Sunfoil Series matches, which take place on Tuesday, ahead of the start of the home series against Bangladesh on September 28 in Potchefstroom. We have watched their performance against Australia. Ottis Gibson has set his sights on leading South Africa to World Cup glory in 2019 after beginning his tenure in charge of the Proteas. (more...)
Lorgat: Proteas WILL play on Boxing Day Lorgat: Proteas WILL play on Boxing Day
- September 20, 2017

Should the fixture be finalised, South Africa will play an 11-Test home summer with two matches against Bangladesh starting later this month, one over Boxing Day, four against India and four against Australia. If that happens, Zimbabwe could make their first Test appearance in the country since 2005. The only other teams who would be available are West Indies, Afghanistan and Ireland. (more...)
Manchester United 4-0 Everton: Mkhitaryan on scoresheet Manchester United 4-0 Everton: Mkhitaryan on scoresheet
- September 20, 2017

Paul Pogba is our most free midfielder and I can learn from him as well. He continued: 'Felly was outstanding against Everton [a match United won 4-0]. This is the way I have to follow. The video shows some sections of the home fans singing a song about the Belgium worldwide of African descent which is believed to contain racist chants. (more...)
Miami Dolphins Acquire Linebacker Stephone Anthony From Saints Miami Dolphins Acquire Linebacker Stephone Anthony From Saints
- September 20, 2017

Even though with the collective bargaining agreement the maximum amount of time they could suspend Timmons is four games, there is still a hole on the roster on the defensive side of the ball to fill. Timmons' agent Drew Rosenhaus also declined to provide details on the issue. "I don't know if that's real hard". Anthony has $1.1 million due this year and another million next season. (more...)
Eden Hazard Says Chelsea Can Play with their Eyes Closed Eden Hazard Says Chelsea Can Play with their Eyes Closed
- September 20, 2017

The Belgium global is full of praise for the former Italy and Juventus boss, admitting it did not take him very long to help Hazard improve. He added: "Our work is to try and improve every single player". His strong work ethic has been a very big contribution to his and his team's success. "Now he's ready to play and to show he deserves a space for the future". (more...)
The Chargers' latest program included an embarrassing San Diego gaffe The Chargers' latest program included an embarrassing San Diego gaffe
- September 20, 2017

Sunday's game at the StubHub Center was lightly attended, and those who did attend got to see a banner disrespecting team owner Dean Spanos flown over the stadium . "My main objective is so the Chargers hopefully lose", owner Victor Lopez said . You wouldn't know it if you read the program for the game agaisnt the Dolphins. (more...)
Third arrest in Parsons Green train bomb probe Third arrest in Parsons Green train bomb probe
- September 20, 2017

ITV News published CCTV footage recorded on the same street showing a man leaving the foster parents' home around an hour and a half before the bomb attack. The older man's family expressed their shock after the Syrian refugee was arrested on Saturday night as he finished a shift at a fried chicken takeaway. (more...)
Adams, Wimbush run Notre Dame past BC 49-20 Adams, Wimbush run Notre Dame past BC 49-20
- September 20, 2017

I do". "We were a little loose in some of those fundamentals at times, and so tackles show up on the sheet, but fundamentals show up on film, and we were a little bit loose in some of the fundamentals on Saturday". You can connect with up to four of your Facebook friends - or random fans, if you like - to watch the game together in Social VR. Those numbers are OK, but it's important to remember every team they've played has trotted out a first-year starting quarterback. (more...)
Alex Gordon hits MLB's record-setting 5694th home run of season Alex Gordon hits MLB's record-setting 5694th home run of season
- September 20, 2017

Kansas City Royals left fielder Alex Gordon hits a solo home run against the Cleveland Indians during the third inning at Progressive Field. With 12 days (or 168 games) remaining in the season following Tuesday's slate, there's even more time to pad this incredible record. (more...)
Luis Severino to start Wednesday Luis Severino to start Wednesday
- September 20, 2017

Mauer's breakdown, which led to just the 54th unearned run against the Twins after they allowed 75 last season, was emblematic of their traditional problems in these parts. Gardner got ahead 3-and-0 before sharply grounding a full-count fastball to right for a single that tied it at 2 and ended Jose Berrios' night. NY leads Minnesota by four-games for the top spot, while the Twins lead the Angels by two-game for the second position. (more...)
Mexico quake picked up on Washington seismometers Mexico quake picked up on Washington seismometers
- September 20, 2017

The epicentre of Tuesday's quake was located in the central state of Puebla , the U.S. Geological Survey said. More than 200 people have been killed, with rescue efforts continuing among dozens of collapsed buildings. People remove debris of a collapsed building looking for possible victims after a quake rattled Mexico City on September 19, 2017 . REUTERS/Claudia Daut People help an injured man after an natural disaster hit Mexico City, Mexico September 19, 2017. (more...)
Cyclist Smashes Record, Mark Beaumont completes world record ride Cyclist Smashes Record, Mark Beaumont completes world record ride
- September 20, 2017

This has been years in the planning. His cycling career began when he pedalled across Scotland as a teenager. "For me, this was the ultimate". "It's just wonderful to see my lovely wife and two daughters who have supported me brilliantly through this". (more...)
Truex opens Cup playoffs with fifth win of the season Truex opens Cup playoffs with fifth win of the season
- September 20, 2017

Although the finish likely won't impact Busch's playoff standing , Busch lamented potentially losing six playoff points (one for winning the second stage and five for the race win) that he might need to advance in future rounds of the playoffs. (more...)
Hazard Says, He Improved After A Week Under Conte Hazard Says, He Improved After A Week Under Conte
- September 20, 2017

Antonio Conte has told Chelsea fans that Eden Hazard is now close to being fully fit for the Blues after recovering from an ankle injury. 'We are managing the situation very well and he is ready to start'. Kenedy has not played since being sent home from Chelsea's pre-season tour of China following offensive social media posts. "I think he can continue to improve and become one of the best". (more...)
Former Bears CB Charles 'Peanut' Tillman training to join Federal Bureau of Investigation Former Bears CB Charles 'Peanut' Tillman training to join Federal Bureau of Investigation
- September 20, 2017

Tillman earned a criminal justice degree at Louisiana-Lafayette, so his shift to law enforcement isn't totally out of the blue. Although, as the Chicago Tribune reports, Tillman has a limited window to make things work. Additionally, his uncle was in the Army for 30 years and his mother-in-law is a Marine. The "Peanut Punch" might be coming to law enforcement. "So I'm all about our military and supporting our men and women in uniform", he said. (more...)
Ronaldo returns against Betis Ronaldo returns against Betis
- September 20, 2017

Ronaldo has finished serving a five-match suspension, which he got for pushing a match official in the Spanish Super Cup against Barcelona. "I see that Cristiano is happy, because what he likes is to play and to be with his team-mates". Real Madrid continue their league title defence on Wednesday as they host Real Betis . "Ronaldo is the best, obviously", Adan told AS. Gareth Bale has been subjected to jeers from fans for some of his displays during Ronaldo's absence, but the Wales ... (more...)
Chelsea's Antonio Conte tips Charly Musonda to shine in variety of positions
- September 20, 2017

I think Eden is a top player. "With him, we are managing the situation well". "I hope to be with him at the final step with the injury". "When you have to play a lot of games and have just a few days to recover, it is normal to rotate", Conte was quoted as saying by the Evening Standard . (more...)