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Manchester United's Amateur Defending Costs Spot In Europa League Final Manchester United's Amateur Defending Costs Spot In Europa League Final
- Августа 18, 2020

The arrangement could see City playing their first game on the Tuesday after the first gameweek, with United featuring on the Wednesday, to ensure they still have a full 30 days of recovery. United became the first English top-flight team to lose in the semi-final of three competitions in the same season, leaving Solskjaer understandably gutted to have fallen at the same hurdle as in the FA Cup and Carabao Cup. (more...)
Samuel Eto’o reacts as Messi takes final decision on leaving Barcelona Samuel Eto’o reacts as Messi takes final decision on leaving Barcelona
- Августа 18, 2020

O'Shea was on the opposing side when Messi scored for Barca on their way to winning the Champions League final in 2009 but he wonders if Messi can get back to the big stage if he stays at Barca. If Messi leaves Barcelona , then we need to change the club's name. It would be tricky to imagine him moving. "I think what happens today needs to be analysed with a bit more perspective", he added. (more...)
Quique Setien: Barcelona sack manager after Bayern thrashing Quique Setien: Barcelona sack manager after Bayern thrashing
- Августа 18, 2020

Former Barcelona defender Ronald Koeman , who is now the coach of the Dutch national team, is the favorite to replace Setien, but whoever replaces him at the Camp Nou will have a hard task with the club likely to undertake an important remodeling of its squad over the coming weeks. (more...)
Irfan Pathan Cautions Bowlers Facing MS Dhoni In IPL Irfan Pathan Cautions Bowlers Facing MS Dhoni In IPL
- Августа 18, 2020

Former India all-rounder Irfan Pathan is very keen to watch how MS Dhoni goes about his batting in the upcoming edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) which is set to take place in the UAE this year. "A privilege to work with one of the best leaders I have come across". "One of the most influential man in the history of Indian cricket". I have learned many things from him and it will be forever with me. (more...)
Manchester City to honour Silva with statue at Etihad Stadium Manchester City to honour Silva with statue at Etihad Stadium
- Августа 18, 2020

The Spaniard registered 166 appearances for Valencia before he made the switch to England 10 years ago while he also notched up 34 appearances for Celta Vigo. He was the start of it. " AS with Vincent before him, David's statue will act as a lasting reminder of the wonderful moments that he gave us, not only as an incredible footballer, but as an inspiring ambassador who represented this football club with great dignity at all times ". (more...)
Chiefs Plan For Reduced Fan Capacity Chiefs Plan For Reduced Fan Capacity
- Августа 18, 2020

The Kansas City Chiefs , who previously announced they planned to sell tickets for home games, said they would have about 16,000 fans in attendance for the September 10 season opener against the Houston Texans at Arrowhead Stadium. But with there still being concerns with the coronavirus , expect to see a largely limited crowd for Kansas City in 2020. Fans will be required to attend with known guests within the purchased pod. (more...)
Lukaku, Martinez fire five-star Inter into Europa League final Lukaku, Martinez fire five-star Inter into Europa League final
- Августа 18, 2020

Lukaku's brace against Shakhtar Donetsk means the former Manchester United and Chelsea star has now become the first ever player to score in 10 Europa League games in a row. That came less than two minutes after Shakhtar's best chance of the game, headed from point-blank range by Junior Moraes straight at Inter goalkeeper Samir Handanovic. (more...)
Bolts hold off Blue Jackets rally in Game 4 win Bolts hold off Blue Jackets rally in Game 4 win
- Августа 18, 2020

The Blue Jackets outshot Tampa Bay 10-7 in the first period and spent long periods of time in the Lightning zone. But the real stars for the Lightning on Saturday were the club's bottom six forwards, who played a physical game, and didn't back down from the rough stuff while wreaking havoc in front of Columbus goaltender Joonas Korpisalo . (more...)
England and Pakistan frustrated by rain in gloomy Southampton England and Pakistan frustrated by rain in gloomy Southampton
- Августа 18, 2020

Pakistan claimed the wicket of opener Rory Burns for a duck on Sunday to leave England seven for one in their first innings at lunch on day four as rain once again interrupted the second test at the Rose Bowl that is meandering towards a tame draw. (more...)
Lyon defeat Manchester City to cruise into Champions League semi-final Lyon defeat Manchester City to cruise into Champions League semi-final
- Августа 18, 2020

Lyon's pivotal second goal was allowed to stand despite claims for a foul on Aymeric Laporte by Moussa Dembele . "Now we're going to do it in the hotel but it's part of the game", he said. It's not good enough. The Belgian midfielder, who on Sunday was named Premier League Player of the Season, was one of City's star performers on the night, but his side were unable to overcome Rudy Garcia's team as they fell to what is increasingly becoming a surprisingly predictable Champions ... (more...)
CFL on verge of cancelling 2020 season CFL on verge of cancelling 2020 season
- Августа 18, 2020

Although the League was able to benefit from some of these programs, its Board members ultimately made the decision not to pursue the upcoming season . It marks the first time the CFL won't crown a champion since it was founded in 1958. Between them, they have 5 Grey Cup Wins, alongside 3 CFL and 11 Conference All-Star appearances. (more...)
Martinez dazzles as Inter demolish Shakhtar Martinez dazzles as Inter demolish Shakhtar
- Августа 18, 2020

When is the Inter vs Shakhtar Donetsk Europa League match? Martinez popped up with his second goal of the night in the 74th minute before Lukaku rounded up the game with his two goals in the 78th and 84th minutes respectively. Sevilla beat Manchester United 2-1 on Sunday to book their place in Friday's showdown. Pyatov made up for his earlier mistake with a superb save four minutes into the second half, tipping the ball wide to deny Martinez who had attempted a fine loop from 30 metres. (more...)
David Silva's New Club Revealed David Silva's New Club Revealed
- Августа 18, 2020

He has put a stamp on the team, on this Club, its history and even the Premier League as a whole. Silva played his last match for The Citizens in their Saturday's 3-1 defeat to Olympique Lyon , marking the club's third consecutive exit in the quarter-finals of the Champions League . (more...)
ESPN officially unveils new ‘Monday Night Football’ crew, plans for Week 1 ESPN officially unveils new ‘Monday Night Football’ crew, plans for Week 1
- Августа 17, 2020

However, perhaps even more intriguing is the addition of Chris Fowler and Kirk Herbstreit, ESPN's leading college football broadcasting team, to the NFL mix. Griese's quarterback experience and Riddick's defensive back and front office experience should help there. Thankfully for Levy, Riddick and Griese, there's nowhere to go but up from here. (more...)
Bencic out of US Open; 3 of 4 ’19 semifinalists won’t play Bencic out of US Open; 3 of 4 ’19 semifinalists won’t play
- Августа 17, 2020

Reigning US Open champion Bianca Andreescu of Canada, who ousted Bencic in last year's US Open semi-finals, said on Thursday she will not play in NY, joining men's 2019 victor Rafael Nadal in skipping the tournament. In excess of 230,000 confirmed cases have been reported in the city, resulting in more than 23,600 deaths. Other notable withdrawals from the women's draw include China's Wang Qiang and 2017 French Open victor Jelena Ostapenko of Latvia. (more...)
Klopp might quit football post Liverpool Klopp might quit football post Liverpool
- Августа 17, 2020

Now, having returned to Anfield ahead of the new campaign, Brewster at the club's pre-season training camp in Austria as he hopes for a breakthrough season in the top flight following his exploits in the Championship. The Premier League's 2020-21 season will start from September 12. "Robbo and Trent, let's say, they can not play every season 50-something games - it would limit their careers, to be honest, even when they come through". (more...)
Gerald McCoy feared to have suffered torn ACL in Cowboys practice Gerald McCoy feared to have suffered torn ACL in Cowboys practice
- Августа 17, 2020

He signed a three-year contract worth over $18 million to help bolster the middle of Dallas' defensive line. The club remains excited about the talent and experience they've added up front, including fellow free-agent additions Dontari Poe , Aldon Smith and most recently Everson Griffen . (more...)
FC Barcelona Sack Manager, New Coach Revealed FC Barcelona Sack Manager, New Coach Revealed
- Августа 17, 2020

Former midfielder Xavi Hernandez is the favorite to replace Setien with former Espanyol and Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino another candidate, despite opposition due to him having coached Barca's bitter local rivals. Reports regarding Lionel Messi's future have swirled in the aftermath of the club's humiliation, with the Argentinian star said to be unhappy with the overall structure of Barcelona as things stand. (more...)
Dez Bryant expected to work out for Baltimore Ravens Dez Bryant expected to work out for Baltimore Ravens
- Августа 17, 2020

Slater added that Bryant reached out to Ravens coach John Harbaugh before April's draft about a potential workout and planted the seed again recently. The one-time First-Team All-Pro and three-time Pro Bowl selection hasn't played since 2017. During Bryant's final season with the Cowboys, he recorded 838 yards and 6 TDs on 69 receptions . (more...)
Jason Wright named Washington Football Team president in historic hire Jason Wright named Washington Football Team president in historic hire
- Августа 17, 2020

Chairman Harry Carson and executive director Rod Graves called it a "historic event". He spent time with the Atlanta Falcons , Cleveland Browns and Arizona Cardinals - racking up 1,214 total yards and 5 TDs. The club with a storied history dating to its Boston roots in the 1930s and three long-ago Super Bowl titles is in a phase of transformation. Wright will reportedly focus on the business side of the organization, which will include marketing, sales, and operations. (more...)