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Stoke boss Hughes: Chelsea struggling to manage their dark arts Stoke boss Hughes: Chelsea struggling to manage their dark arts
- September 24, 2017

Morata scored his second goal of the match to make it 3-0 in the 76th minute with a shot inside the six-yard box following an assist from Tiemoue Bakayoko . "It was a good day, a good result for us". Pedro was the other scorer for Chelsea as The Blues made the best of the mistakes at the back by Stoke in a match that was controlled by the hosts. (more...)
Chargers CB Verrett to have knee surgery Chargers CB Verrett to have knee surgery
- September 24, 2017

Verrett played in 63 snaps in Week 1 against the Denver Broncos, but reaggravated an injury on the same knee which he had an operation on during the offseason. Trevor Williams, a second-year undrafted free agent from Penn State, will replace Verrett in the starting lineup. A first-round pick out of TCU in 2014, Verrett has now seen three of his four pro seasons cut short by injury. (more...)
United Trying to Identify Fans Sung Offensive Romelu Lukaku Song United Trying to Identify Fans Sung Offensive Romelu Lukaku Song
- September 24, 2017

Romelu Lukaku himself has requested that the supporters "move on" from singing the chant in question and Manchester United now has a responsibility to ensure that the request is complied with. Asked why he had been dismissed, Mourinho said: "I don't know". Southampton boss Mauricio Pellegrino says that his side performed to "90%" of their capability against Manchester United , which he believes was enough to warrant a draw. (more...)
Indore ODI: Australia bat, Finch returns Indore ODI: Australia bat, Finch returns
- September 24, 2017

Indore: Australian captain Steve Smith won the toss and elected to bat in the third One-Day International against India here on Sunday. The bowlers Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal collected 100 scores on this situation or circumstances. (more...)
Lukaku bails United out Lukaku bails United out
- September 24, 2017

Jose Mourinho felt Manchester United were forced to adopt defensive tactics in their win at Southampton as some of the players were lacking sharpness. The Saints just need to start converting some of their chances ahead of their challenging fixtures in November and December. Sections of the club's travelling supporters continued to use the song at St Mary's Stadium , where Lukaku scored the only goal of the game. (more...)
Paul Pogba May Require Surgery For Hamstring Injury Paul Pogba May Require Surgery For Hamstring Injury
- September 24, 2017

The France worldwide is now down with a hamstring injury and has missed his club's three matches against Everton, Burton Albion and Southampton with a decision on whether to operate on his injured hamstring to be made next week, according to Finnish surgeon Sakari Orava. (more...)
MI football QB Wilton Speight leaves Purdue game with injury MI football QB Wilton Speight leaves Purdue game with injury
- September 24, 2017

It was O'Korn who helped march MI (3-0) down the field for a 13-play, 84-yard drive to give the Wolverines a 7-0 lead. MI has 131 yards of total offense - 34 of which came on the final two plays of the half - and just 29 on the ground. Meanwhile, Purdue (2-1) has made do with its passing game. Evans (5'11/200) also caught two passes for 28 yards, and looked like the most dynamic player in the MI offense on Saturday, as fellow running backs Ty Isaac and Karan Higdon were held in check by ... (more...)
Hawkeye Heartbreak, Penn State Scores on Final Play to Beat Iowa Hawkeye Heartbreak, Penn State Scores on Final Play to Beat Iowa
- September 24, 2017

Notre Dame would not fair much better, winning four games the entire year. "People that appreciate football, (that last drive) was a clinic", Barkley told reporters after the game, per The Daily Collegian. It was early in the Lions' exhilarating 21-19 win over Iowa , and Barkley's offense couldn't suppress its hiccups. No. 14 Miami 52, Toledo 30: Malik Rosier threw for 333 yards and three touchdowns, and Mark Walton needed only 11 carries to rush for a career-best 204 yards and another ... (more...)
Are Arsenal giving up on Mesut Ozil contract talks? Are Arsenal giving up on Mesut Ozil contract talks?
- September 24, 2017

It's a story which will be grim reading for Arsenal fans if there is any truth in it whatsoever but reports indicate that Mesut Ozil will refuse to sign a new deal at the club. Ozil's representatives seem to have been in touch with Manchester United officials for a potential transfer. The pair worked together at Real Madrid , and Ozil has spoken in the past of the huge impact Mourinho had on his career, giving him the confidence to play for a club like Los Blancos. (more...)
Carmelo Anthony adds Cleveland Cavaliers as acceptable team for trade Carmelo Anthony adds Cleveland Cavaliers as acceptable team for trade
- September 24, 2017

After watching Westbrook win the MVP and now during the offseason acquiring both Paul George and Carmelo Anthony , Oklahoma City Thunder fans are excited again. Burke averaged 5.0 points and 1.8 assists for the Wizards this past season after spending the previous three in Utah. It's a bad look that the Knicks weren't able to obtain a first-round pick for Anthony . (more...)
Washington Huskies Beat Colorado 37-10 at Folsom Washington Huskies Beat Colorado 37-10 at Folsom
- September 24, 2017

The problem? Out of five available targets, Montez, a redshirt sophomore, never glanced off wide receiver Bryce Bobo, paying no attention to Bryant, Washington's defensive back, who sat in his zone, jumped the route and returned the interception 35 yards for a touchdown. (more...)
ICC launches anti-corruption investigation into Sri Lanka cricket ICC launches anti-corruption investigation into Sri Lanka cricket
- September 24, 2017

Whatever the case, it is uncommon for the ICC to comment on ongoing ACU investigations as they have on this occasion. However, 40 players including skippers Dinesh Chandimal and Upul Tharanga signed a petition that stated that they were hurt by Wickremasinghe's shocking claims and urged the ICC to launch an investigation. (more...)
Gayle 'good to go' against England, says Windies skipper Gayle 'good to go' against England, says Windies skipper
- September 24, 2017

The game is scheduled to begin at 11:00 AM according to the local time. The days of England winter-tour selections being made on the strength of a solitary one-day performance are long gone, but nevertheless, with England's Ashes squad set to be announced ahead of Wednesday's fourth ODI at The Oval, today is the last chance for one of these players to make their case for the Australia tour. (more...)
Shane Warne accused of assaulting pornstar Valerie Foxx, victim shares photos Shane Warne accused of assaulting pornstar Valerie Foxx, victim shares photos
- September 24, 2017

The 30-year-old Foxx has also shared photographs of the bruises she suffered on social media. She also shared a photo of a Metropolitan Police incident card to prove that she visited Westminster police station and saying: 'The crime we will investigate is assault.' She also tweeted, 'And no, I'm not lying. (more...)
India to clash with Australia in 3rd ODI at Indore tomorrow India to clash with Australia in 3rd ODI at Indore tomorrow
- September 24, 2017

Surprisingly the credit of No.1-ranked India's success in the ongoing series goes more to the bowlers, who have managed to defend scores of 164 (revised target in 21 overs) and 252 in the first two matches. Much has been made of Australia's deficiencies against spin on the subcontinent. " Virat Kohli knows how to bring a game under his control and that's why India is on its winning streak", he said. (more...)
We Were 100 Percent In Control Against Stoke - Antonio Conte We Were 100 Percent In Control Against Stoke - Antonio Conte
- September 24, 2017

Chelsea have claimed that hat-trick hero Alvaro Morata was grateful to fans for coming up with an acceptable new song in his honour. Alvaro Morata is showing that Chelsea were right to trust him with succeeding Diego Costa, with the striker continuing his impressive start in the Premier League. (more...)
WAFU Cup of Nations WAFU Cup of Nations
- September 24, 2017

The Ghanaians topped the group while the Nigerians finished second in the group. "We know how they operate but it'll not be easy". "We are going to face Nigeria again, of course, they are a tough side. The implication is that Ghana's B team has little to look forward to before the qualifying campaign for the 2020 CHAN, and therefore will throw everything into this encounter to have sweet memories in the meantime. (more...)
Steve Kerr on Warriors' possible White House visit: We'll talk about it Steve Kerr on Warriors' possible White House visit: We'll talk about it
- September 24, 2017

While the White House has yet to formally extend an invitation to the team, National Basketball Association sources told ESPN that the Trump administration is expected to do so if the Warriors decide they would accept. That's what happens sometimes when I get into these basketball debates about what I really love, to play basketball. I will put my two cents in, but the players, they're the ones who won the championship, they're the ones who did all the work, and they're the ones who will be ... (more...)
Charles Barkley Says Warriors Not Visiting White House 'Sets A Bad Precedent' Charles Barkley Says Warriors Not Visiting White House 'Sets A Bad Precedent'
- September 24, 2017

Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James has faced comparisons to NBA Hall of Fame and Chicago Bulls great Michael Jordan throughout his career, with most claiming Jordan was the greatest of all time, or the GOAT, for winning more championships. (more...)
Andy Townsend predicts where Man United will finish this season Andy Townsend predicts where Man United will finish this season
- September 24, 2017

United beat Everton 4-0 at Old Trafford , while City saw off Watford 6-0 at Vicarage Road, and speaking on The Debate -Live on Monday evening, Townsend says Jose Mourinho's side will be challenging come May. Manchester United will look to continue their strong start to the season when they take on Southampton at St Mary's on Saturday afternoon. Herrera has been a firm fan favourite since his move from Athletic Bilbao and had excellent season a year ago in Mourinho's debut campaign ... (more...)