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Why Manchester United will win trophies this season - Gareth Bale Why Manchester United will win trophies this season - Gareth Bale
- August 11, 2017

Sources close to the situation say that has actually led United to look much more closely at Rose if they can not get one of those two, especially since Mourinho plans to play a three-man defence more this season. United kick-off their domestic campaign against West Ham at Old Trafford on Sunday (4pm). Phil Jones and Eric Bailly come back into contention for the Old Trafford clash as their suspension only covers European matches, swelling the Red Devils' defensive options. (more...)
Brighton v Manchester City - How do the teams compare? Brighton v Manchester City - How do the teams compare?
- August 11, 2017

Every team is getting prepared but the summer transfer window is still open and teams can still strengthen their depth to challenge the other horses in the race. At Manchester City, they alight, for example, on a run when Claudio Bravo conceded seven goals from seven on-target attempts last season. After winning the last Premier League season with 93 points on the table and with 30 wins out of 38 games, one cannot drag them further down in the list of contenders for this season. (more...)
British team issued with personal-hygiene guidance in wake of norovirus outbreak British team issued with personal-hygiene guidance in wake of norovirus outbreak
- August 11, 2017

The Tower Hotel in central London has been hosting the Canadian and German teams as well as Botswanan runner Isaac Makwala , who goes for 200m gold at the London Stadium tonight. At least two leading medal contenders - including Irish hurdler Thomas Barr - have been forced to pull out of their races after the bug struck. Makwala would normally be scratched from the final after pulling out of another event. (more...)
Barca Agree Deal For Premier League Star Barca Agree Deal For Premier League Star
- August 11, 2017

Steven Gerrard has commented on the Philippe Coutinho transfer saga and said that the player must decide whether he wants to try and "create a war" by forcing a move away from Liverpool . The Reds boss said: "Today no player on the planet is untouchable". "Also you have to ask, if you have the time to react". But their timing is poor, as with just three weeks left before the end of the transfer window, Liverpool have little time to find a replacement for Coutinho , if they were ... (more...)
Arsenal's Walcott hails 'absolute tank' Kolasinac
- August 11, 2017

And Walcott believes Arsenal have landed themselves a bargain, claiming Kolasinac is "absolutely perfect" for the Premier League . "Obviously a penalty shoot-out is a cruel way to finish a game, so no, disappointed and the next couple of days are going to be a disappointment but we need to get going and prepare for what's going to be an important season". (more...)
Nadal, Federer win opening matches at Rogers Cup Nadal, Federer win opening matches at Rogers Cup
- August 11, 2017

Ferrer has now lost all of his 17 contests against Federer, who is vying to take the world No.1 spot from injured Brit Andy Murray . Federer, who has had a great season so far having clinched by two Grand Slam titles at the Australian Open and Wimbledon, played his first match of the hard-court season that leads to the U.S. (more...)
Rick Porcello threw an immaculate inning against the Rays Rick Porcello threw an immaculate inning against the Rays
- August 11, 2017

Gary Sanchez and Didi Gregorius each hit their 18th home runs of the season as NY won for the third time in four games since a four-game losing streak. He finished 2 for 4 with four RBIs. In the seventh, he allowed a single and a walk before being pulled. Vance Worley (2-2) beat the Nationals for the second time in nine days. (more...)
Stars become first Texas team to publicly oppose 'bathroom bill' Stars become first Texas team to publicly oppose 'bathroom bill'
- August 11, 2017

On Wednesday, the Dallas Stars took a formal stance against the "bathroom bill", the anti-transgender legislation proposed in the Republican-controlled Texas Senate aiming to establish restrictions on bathroom usage based exclusively on "biological sex". (more...)
Mourinho Determined to Agree 4th Man Utd Signing - $65million Star Push Expected Mourinho Determined to Agree 4th Man Utd Signing - $65million Star Push Expected
- August 11, 2017

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho ensured one young fan had a night to remember in Macedonia as he presented the youngster with his runners-up medal after the final whistle of the UEFA Super Cup Final. He has put his trust in me and in my work, and I was very grateful to him. Since moving to Stamford Bridge Willian has become an important part of the squad and has made a total of 182 appearances where he scored 31 goals and provided 27 assists across all competitions. (more...)
Tiger Woods Confirms He And Kristin Smith Are No Longer Dating Tiger Woods Confirms He And Kristin Smith Are No Longer Dating
- August 11, 2017

No alcohol was found in his system. One day after his legal team entered a plea of not guilty to the DUI charge stemming from a traffic stop over Memorial Day weekend, Woods took to Twitter on Thursday to set the record straight about his personal life. (more...)
National Football League to begin employing full-time game officials National Football League to begin employing full-time game officials
- August 11, 2017

The program will permit current officials who wish to transition to a full-time role the opportunity to apply. That effectively makes it a one-year experiment to determine how - and if - full-time officials can improve the department's effectiveness. (more...)
New York Knicks NBA Trade and Roster Rumors: Team Signs Michael Beasley New York Knicks NBA Trade and Roster Rumors: Team Signs Michael Beasley
- August 11, 2017

Which is why Cousins has been trying to recruit the top players on the trade block right now - one whom happens to be the New York Knicks' Carmelo Anthony . The Knicks and Rockets had reportedly been exploring three- and four-team trades because Houston is looking to move power forward Ryan Anderson , who is owed $61.3 million over the next three seasons - a contract the Knicks, who are now only about $1.5 million under the salary cap, would rather not take on. (more...)
NBA Schedule 2017-18: League Releases Opening-Week and Christmas Day Games NBA Schedule 2017-18: League Releases Opening-Week and Christmas Day Games
- August 11, 2017

As for Christmas Day, there will once again be five games, with the festivities tipping off at noon ET at Madison Square Garden, where the New York Knicks will host the up-and-coming Philadelphia 76ers . The Rockets will then meet the Thunder in Oklahoma City in the night's penultimate game at 8 p.m. ET (ABC). Fans in Houston, Philadelphia and Oakland will get a chance to see both their pro basketball and football teams play on Christmas. (more...)
Shocking! Indian wrestler dies of electrocution inside a stadium in Ranchi Shocking! Indian wrestler dies of electrocution inside a stadium in Ranchi
- August 11, 2017

He was later taken to nearby hospital where doctors declared him brought dead. He was electrocuted while trying to pump out water from water-logged stadium. The situation of the stadium is pathetic and the building is in ruins. The stadium is said to be in shambles and rainwater flooded it routinely at the beginning of monsoon. (more...)
Crystal Palace loan Fosu-Mensah from Man Utd Crystal Palace loan Fosu-Mensah from Man Utd
- August 11, 2017

Frank de Boer was aware of the need for defensive reinforcements and did have a tentative interest in Daley Blind and is delighted to be reunited with his fellow former Ajax man, adding: 'Timothy is a player who has great pace and incredible physical ability. (more...)
NBA Live 18 Launches on September 15, Pre-Order to Save $20 NBA Live 18 Launches on September 15, Pre-Order to Save $20
- August 11, 2017

Create your player and become a legend in The League and The Streets. The "groundbreaking" NBA Live 18 demo launches tomorrow, August 11, for PlayStation Plus and Xbox Live members. The One will also feature weekly Live Events, which are goals that deliver unlockable rewards. All progress made in the demo will transfer over to the full game. (more...)
Ronda Rousey reportedly training for pro wrestling career with WWE Ronda Rousey reportedly training for pro wrestling career with WWE
- August 11, 2017

Rousey's contract details with UFC have been kept under wraps, so who knows whether this happen anytime soon, but considering how much Ronda's stock has dropped by over the past year, it wouldn't surprise me if we saw her time with the UFC end sooner rather than later. (more...)
Nemanja Matic: 'Romelu Lukaku will score plenty of goals' Nemanja Matic: 'Romelu Lukaku will score plenty of goals'
- August 10, 2017

The only clues provided on Wednesday night was the silhouette of the mystery man and some choice quotes from the piece revealing that the player would be prepared to leave the club, feels the club needs to buy more "world-class players" and, perhaps unsurprisingly, he'd like to win some trophies. (more...)
William Byron to replace Kasey Kahne at Hendrick Motorsports William Byron to replace Kasey Kahne at Hendrick Motorsports
- August 10, 2017

Byron signed a multi-year contract with Hendrick in 2016 after he set a NASCAR national series record with Kyle Busch Motorsports, winning seven races in his first season as a full-time Camping World Truck Series driver. There had been speculation that perhaps Matt Kenseth , Kurt Busch or even Carl Edwards would join NASCAR's top team in a short-term role to give Byron enough time to get ready, but it appears Rick Hendrick is already convinced. (more...)
'Jolly LLB 2' actor passes away after long battle with cancer 'Jolly LLB 2' actor passes away after long battle with cancer
- August 10, 2017

His last rites will be held today. The 54-year-old has reportedly been suffering from kidney and lung cancer since 2014. He is suffering from lung cancer and was not keeping well for a long time as he had breathing difficulties. As per the several media reports the actor was also facing some financial crisis. Panchal had a long struggle with cancer and little resources to fight the battle."Brothers, please help me, I have cancer, your artiste, Sitaram Panchal ", he had written. (more...)