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Arsene Wenger speaks out against Christmas Eve fixture Arsene Wenger speaks out against Christmas Eve fixture
- October 12, 2017

Wenger admits he club's have to accept the decision, but has warned Sky Sports that there should be no kick-off before 2pm. "I know that we have to adapt to the schedule dictated by television, but overall I would say if that, personally, I don't think any games should be played after 2pm on Christmas Eve". (more...)
Diddy offers to buy National Football League in Twitter rant defending protesting players Diddy offers to buy National Football League in Twitter rant defending protesting players
- October 12, 2017

The rapper and entrepreneur weighed in in the ongoing National Football League player protests by saying players would be able to express their beliefs without issue if he ran the show. For one, that's not how the league works - a different owner or group owns each of the 32 teams and vote to elect the leagues commissioner . According to Forbes' latest 2017 update, Diddy is worth $820 million. (more...)
Tyler Eifert deciding whether to have third back surgery of career Tyler Eifert deciding whether to have third back surgery of career
- October 12, 2017

Cincinnati picked up Eifert's fifth-year option on his rookie contract during the 2016 offseason but likely have concerns re-signing him long-term given his injury history. If he is able to return this season, we project Eifert for 45.0 catches, 502.2 yards and 3.66 touchdowns on 68.3 targets. This will be the third back surgery of his career. (more...)
Canadian National Railway Company (NYSE:CNI) Valuation According To Analysts
- October 12, 2017

Facebook had 180 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has "Underperform" rating by CLSA on Thursday, May 19. 03/24/2017 - Canadian National Railway Company had its "hold" rating reiterated by analysts at Loop Capital. (more...)
Arsene Wenger confirms Shkodran Mustafi facing up to six weeks out Arsene Wenger confirms Shkodran Mustafi facing up to six weeks out
- October 12, 2017

Kolasinac only managed one half while in action for Bosnia-Herzegovina against Belgium due to a hip injury, while Koscielny is set for a late fitness test on an Achilles injury. We lost Mustafi for four to six weeks, I don't think he will be available before the next global break. Our lack of defensive experience could well pose as a problem however, with Calum Chambers, Rob Holding, Nacho Monreal, Maitland-Niles, Sead Kolasinac and Mo Elneny our only available stars for the three central ... (more...)
Eden Hazard issues worrying update on his recovery from injury Eden Hazard issues worrying update on his recovery from injury
- October 12, 2017

He's appeared in the Blues' last seven games across all competitions, starting their latest league outing in the 1-0 defeat to Manchester City . He also started Belgium's World Cup qualifier against Bosnia on Saturday and could play a role again tonight in their match with Cyprus. (more...)
Jamie Carragher names Premier League team of 2017... and it's class Jamie Carragher names Premier League team of 2017... and it's class
- October 12, 2017

The Premier League champions have four players in Carragher's side, Spurs have three, his former team Liverpool have two players, while there is one player each from the two Manchester clubs. "Alongside him, Belgium team-mate Vertonghen was not far behind". Whilst Spurs were known as being flimsy defensively and leaked too many goals, but that has all changed under Mauricio Pochettino, as Spurs have become arguably the Premier League's top defence. (more...)
Jaw-dropping Footage Appears To Show Falcao Negotiating Draw With Peru Players Jaw-dropping Footage Appears To Show Falcao Negotiating Draw With Peru Players
- October 12, 2017

Peru's Renato Tapia also said he discussed the group situation with Falcao but his side were playing to win, per Fox Sports Asia : "In the last five minutes, the Colombians approached us". "Obviously, at the end, we knew what the other results were and you tell yourself: "calm it down a bit, we mustn't take any risks". The clashes in November will be the second time that Peru competes in a World Cup Play-Off, previously missing out on attending Mexico '86 . (more...)
Jose Mourinho breaks silence after Man United star's injury setback Jose Mourinho breaks silence after Man United star's injury setback
- October 12, 2017

And Mourinho, speaking to Sky Sports , was quick to question the "process" that led to Fellaini's injury but made it clear that his emphasis was now firmly on giving other players a chance to impress. We lost players last season. " Now he is 100 per cent but we need to take into consideration that he has been with the group for only one session". Well, according to The Times , Mourinho is "dismayed" with Martinez's decision to play Lukaku despite his recent ankle injury. (more...)
Vidal Talks Retirement From Chile Squad Vidal Talks Retirement From Chile Squad
- October 12, 2017

But the 30-year-old later took to Twitter to clear up the confusion over his global future. Arturo Vidal says he is retiring from worldwide football with his "soul crushed" after Chile failed to qualify for the 2018 World Cup finals. However, they were beaten by Brazil in the second round at both the 2010 and 2014 World Cups. In the global arena Arturo Vidal was twice victor of the America's Cup (2016 and 2017) and at the last confederations Cup in Russian Federation helped the ... (more...)
ESPN makes correction regarding Auburn football report ESPN makes correction regarding Auburn football report
- October 12, 2017

It's the same month Auburn athletics hired the same law firm as an objective third party to oversee the school's internal Title IX investigation into the softball program. After hearing that, the tutor alerted the mentor's supervisor, the source said. The mentor worked for the Tiger Mentor Program, which exists to help student athletes who have "a history of academic challenges", according to the department's website. (more...)
"It's a possibility" - Dani Alves speaks about Arsenal's Sanchez joining PSG
- October 12, 2017

And afterwards he was quizzed buy reporters about the prospect of linking up with the attacking midfielder at club level next season. Winterburn said: "You want a happy Sanchez, but personally I couldn't care less if he's happy or not, as long as he produces the performances", "I've said this all along". (more...)
Are Analysts Bullish about GlaxoSmithKline plc (ADR) (NYSE:GSK) after last week?
- October 12, 2017

The stock rose 0.33% or $0.13 reaching $40.9. About 260,014 shares traded. Checking some other stock price data, we can see that the recent distance from the 50 day high was noted at -7.89% and the separation from the 50 day low is presently 2.41%. (more...)
Fox, Nike Among Biggest Losers After US Fails To Reach World Cup Fox, Nike Among Biggest Losers After US Fails To Reach World Cup
- October 12, 2017

That setback ends a streak of seven straight appearances in the World Cup for the US, which last sat out the main event in 1986. Although the USA still would have advanced with help in other matches, Panama earned a 2-1 win over Costa Rica to clinch a World Cup berth in third while Honduras' 3-2 victory against Mexico was enough to secure a playoff date with Australia. (more...)
Kyrie Irving on Boston Kyrie Irving on Boston
- October 12, 2017

Before the Celtics took on the Hornets on Wednesday to close out their preseason schedule, Kyrie Irving spoke to reports about what it's been like being in Boston. "My love extends way beyond the court I have for Cleveland and it will always be a place thats special because of the great people and experiences". (more...)
Romelu Lukaku Dominates Defender Before Scoring for Belgium Romelu Lukaku Dominates Defender Before Scoring for Belgium
- October 12, 2017

The former Everton manager told reporters: " Romelu Lukaku is fit". Manchester United's head coach Jose Mourinho praised the way Egypt's winger Mohamed Salah has developed following his short spell with Chelsea all through to leading his national team to the World Cup for the first time in 28 years. (more...)
Chambers Signs Contract Extension At Arsenal Chambers Signs Contract Extension At Arsenal
- October 12, 2017

The deal means that Chambers is now contracted to the Gunners until 2021. Chambers is now sidelined with a hip injury and has made just one appearance for the Gunners this season. "I can't wait to get going again." . Arsenal fans will hope that this news is soon followed by other similar announcements, with the likes of Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez both in the final year of their current contracts. (more...)
Kyrgios slapped with massive fine Kyrgios slapped with massive fine
- October 12, 2017

But he seemed untroubled by the injury when they entered the first-set tie break, but like in the final in Beijing, his temper soon got the better of him, after he was angered by the unsettled crowd and the umpire. World No. 1 Rafa Nadal lost just three games to Kyrgios in the China Open final to take the title 6-2 6-1. The controversial Nick Kyrgios has been slapped with a financial penalty after retiring early on during his match with Steve Johnson at the Shanghai Masters . (more...)
Panama ballboy becomes worldwide hero after hilarious intervention in World Cup game Panama ballboy becomes worldwide hero after hilarious intervention in World Cup game
- October 12, 2017

The U.S. national team had its worst night in decades on Tuesday, and a goal that shouldn't have been allowed to stand in Panama's 2-1 win over Costa Rica was partly to blame. Despite the USA's failings and the goal that never was, there was another unsung hero that the population of Panama must thank. As the ball rolls out of play with just minutes left in the match, a Costa Rica player jogs over to pick it up and take a throw-in. (more...)
Jordan Brand on Melo Sneakers: No Decisions Have Been Finalized Jordan Brand on Melo Sneakers: No Decisions Have Been Finalized
- October 12, 2017

The report had said Anthony, who now suits up for the Oklahoma City Thunder , will start wearing the Air Jordan XXXII on the court, the newest silhouette in National Basketball Association icon Michael Jordan's signature line (as well as retros and new iterations of Anthony's first signature shoe). (more...)