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Zlatan expected back by end of the year
- October 20, 2017

The player's doctor Freddie Fu has warned against rushing his return and United boss Jose Mourinho had previously suggested he will not play for the club in January but has reassessed that prediction. For the last 17 years, the Portuguese has witnessed the behaviours and machinations of those coming back from injury and there is clearly something in the way Zlatan is going about his business that encourages him. (more...)
Klopp Expects 'Different' Tottenham Clash, Hails 'One Of World's Best Strikers' Kane Klopp Expects 'Different' Tottenham Clash, Hails 'One Of World's Best Strikers' Kane
- October 20, 2017

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has branded Tottenham's Harry Kane as "one of the best strikers in the world" ahead of their Super Sunday showdown. This does not make sense for me. "But I hope to avoid the question (about a curse) for the rest of the season, but it is so important we start to feel we can win here in the Premier League ". (more...)
Cristiano Ballon d'Or favourite - Isco Cristiano Ballon d'Or favourite - Isco
- October 20, 2017

He was a big role model of mine growing up. Isco and Marcelo both went close for Madrid before Aurier undid his good work in Tottenham' s goal with a needless foul on Tony Kroos which allowed Ronaldo to level the scores from the penalty spot three minutes before the break. (more...)
Rockets Spoil Ring Night for the Warriors Rockets Spoil Ring Night for the Warriors
- October 20, 2017

Now with the Rockets , a team currently sporting a ideal 2-0 record after wins over the Golden State Warriors and Sacramento Kings , Paul interestingly remains in line to contend with the Clippers in the Western Conference. Golden State turned the ball over on their next possession. Although Harden hasn't shot particularly well from the field to start the season off, he has still managed to score 27 points in each of his teams games thus far. (more...)
Sullivan To Keep Calling Plays For Giants Sullivan To Keep Calling Plays For Giants
- October 20, 2017

The 31-year-old, who joined the Giants in 2014, insisted he mishandled the events leading to his suspension, both in how he acted during a game against the Chargers on October 8 and two days later when McAdoo told him he would be inactive for this past weekend's game in Denver, which the Giants won despite injuries and the suspension. (more...)
Cheryl 'did not enjoy' being pregnant with baby Bear Cheryl 'did not enjoy' being pregnant with baby Bear
- October 20, 2017

However, although the nine months beforehand were hard, the X Factor star went on to add that she's loved life as a mum since giving birth, saying: 'It changes your life completely but in the most unbelievable way. "I haven't released music for a long time but it's good to clear your mind - silence and tranquillity and attractive things happening to me has helped me to see things differently". (more...)
Woman accused of throwing brick at, assaulting Pittsburgh teacher arrested Woman accused of throwing brick at, assaulting Pittsburgh teacher arrested
- October 20, 2017

During a meeting with Williams, the daughter accused Watkins of trying to choke her, the Pittsburgh Tribune reports . A Pittsburgh mother allegedly followed her daughter's teacher, hit her with a brick, dragged her out of her auto and beat her over a discussion about the child's cellphone Wednesday. (more...)
Latest updates from Premier League clash Latest updates from Premier League clash
- October 20, 2017

In fact, Watford will begin the match two points and one place above Chelsea in fourth place. They'll need to put in a stronger showing against Watford, which will not be easy given the form the Hornets are in or the raft of injuries the Blues are dealing with. (more...)
Nike's new National Basketball Association jerseys haven't exactly been a ripping success Nike's new National Basketball Association jerseys haven't exactly been a ripping success
- October 20, 2017

On its debut evening of regular season play, one jersey couldn't handle the pressure of staying on the league's marquee player, and Nike isn't quite sure why. This doesn't look great for Nike , whose big-money deal to outfit the National Basketball Association was a pretty big deal, and the OR company boasted its products' ability, like faster moisture wicking than Adidas' were capable of. (more...)
Penalty Row Continues: Edinson Cavani Seemingly Confirms He Doesn't Like Neymar Penalty Row Continues: Edinson Cavani Seemingly Confirms He Doesn't Like Neymar
- October 20, 2017

Since the bust-up, a penalty was awarded to PSG and was successfully put in the back of the net by Neymar in PSG's 6-2 triumph against Bordeaux before the most recent worldwide break. "With this performance we have shown progress", said Vanhaezebrouck, after only his second game in charge as Anderlecht struggle with form this season. (more...)
Thomas takes 3-shot lead Thomas takes 3-shot lead
- October 20, 2017

A day after firing a 63 for the first-round lead, Justin Thomas made a 74 to slip into a share of fourth with Australian golfer Cameron Smith (68) at 7 under. "My routes are going to be different to these long bombers but the greens were great". Tour Championship victor Xander Schauffele earns honorable mention here for following a 69 with an 82. (more...)
Star so sure of Man Utd move he's already told his team-mates
- October 20, 2017

While Old Trafford may have the possibility to bag the 29-year-old for free as his contract ends with the season, Arsene Wenger announced last week that Arsenal may end up selling Ozil in January - which further opened the possibility of Ozil shifting to a rival team. (more...)
Here's What Mohammad Amir Said on Virat Kohli's Praise For Him Here's What Mohammad Amir Said on Virat Kohli's Praise For Him
- October 20, 2017

Kohli responded, "In recent times, Mohammad Amir of Pakistan". He is one of the top-two bowlers in the world. You have to be on your "A" Game when you are facing him or he will strike. "Whenever we meet on the field I try my best to get out as early as possible". "I really like Kohli's bats". "Virat and me are close friends", he said. (more...)
Tuukka Rask injury: Boston Bruins goaltender diagnosed with concussion Tuukka Rask injury: Boston Bruins goaltender diagnosed with concussion
- October 20, 2017

Anton Khudobin will start in his absence, backed up by Zane McIntyre . In Thursday night's game, however, Pastrnak pulled off his biggest trick yet in fooling the entire Vancouver Canucks defense on a lovely end-to-end tally. However, the 32-year-old pivot's owners shouldn't hesitate to slot him into their lineups, as he'll be occupying his usual role against the Canucks, centering the Bruins' top line and first power-play unit. (more...)
Dana White Teases UFC Super-Fight For Conor McGregor Dana White Teases UFC Super-Fight For Conor McGregor
- October 20, 2017

The announcement came towards the end of his two-month medical suspension following his TKO defeat at the hands of Floyd Mayweather. Many have mentioned a third bout with Nate Diaz, while most fingers have started pointing to interim UFC lightweight champion Tony Ferguson. (more...)
#SoleWatch: Lonzo Ball Makes Long-Awaited Debut in Big Baller Brand #SoleWatch: Lonzo Ball Makes Long-Awaited Debut in Big Baller Brand
- October 20, 2017

The Knicks are looking to gain experience with their young roster. Despite going 2-4 in the preseason, Lakers players showed promise through their skill and talent. LOB City still lives in Los Angeles , sort of, as the Clippers began a new season with the same dominance over the young Lakers, 108-92, spoiling an anticipated but silent National Basketball Association debut of Lonzo Ball at Staples Center on Thursday (Friday, Manila time). (more...)
Lose top ODI spot to South Africa in ICC rankings Lose top ODI spot to South Africa in ICC rankings
- October 20, 2017

Rubel Hossain took three wickets in his last two overs to finish with four for 62. With the Proteas firmly in control, Bangladesh were in desperate need of a wicket. "I could feel the ball coming off really well", he said", he said. We started well but Tahir's wickets put us under a lot of pressure. "Our biggest problem is individuals are standing up but we're not performing collectively". (more...)
Redskins First Rounder Jonathan Allen Out For Year
- October 20, 2017

Redskins' head coach Jay Gruden originally said that Allen would miss 3-4 weeks. "We got better news after the surgery that it wouldn't be as lengthy as some of these surgeries typically are". Despite the addition of Allen, Washington's defensive line hasn't made a significant jump from 2016 to 2017. Though he only has one sack, he and Matt Ioannidis have paired to provide an effective pass-rush push in the middle of the line, leaving quarterbacks with less room to escape and the edge ... (more...)
Packers QB Aaron Rodgers undergoes surgery Thursday on broken collarbone Packers QB Aaron Rodgers undergoes surgery Thursday on broken collarbone
- October 20, 2017

There is still no indication of a timetable for Rodgers' return to action. "As far as Aaron's situation, our focus clearly is just to get through the surgery and just see where he is", Packers coach Mike McCarthy said Wednesday. Rodgers landed on his right shoulder. The rest of Rodgers' season is in jeopardy. Brett Hundley will make his first National Football League start Sunday against the Saints at Lambeau Field. (more...)
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho targeted by PSG this summer Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho targeted by PSG this summer
- October 20, 2017

A good game, solid. "We put men around him on corners so he can not come out", Mourinho said. Rashford, who scored the victor against Benfica, suffered a knee injury and he should be replaced by Anthony Martial in the starting XI. (more...)