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Jordan Henderson warns Liverpool must improve after heavy Tottenham defeat Jordan Henderson warns Liverpool must improve after heavy Tottenham defeat
- October 23, 2017

Klopp responded by taking off Lovren and replacing him with Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain around the half-hour mark, but the goals continued to flow as Dele Alli and Kane struck either side of half time to drive Spurs out of sight of their top four rivals. (more...)
Le'Veon Bell says Vontaze Burfict 'gotta go' after another dirty play
- October 23, 2017

He also had a long 42-yard catch, stiff-arming CB Dre Kirkpatrick into the ground. After a slow start to the year because of a training camp holdout, Bell is back to his old self - and then some. That ended up not being Burfict's only encounter with Nix in the game. "That's just not football to me; I don't think that's a respectable play". For me, I just like to play respectable football. (more...)
Dwyane Wade asks to come off bench for Cavaliers Dwyane Wade asks to come off bench for Cavaliers
- October 23, 2017

It's been all bad for Wade since coming to Cleveland and moving to the bench could be a good way to make him productive again. "He's been a starter for his whole career, so we wanted to try to start him". J.R.is now averaging 6.3 points and 2.7 rebounds on 33.3% shooting. "Honestly, I was hurt, man", Smith said (h/t Dave McMenamin of ESPN.com). I got wind of it that it was going to go down, but I didn't know. (more...)
Foo Fighters to play at Ruoff Home Mortgage Music Center in July Foo Fighters to play at Ruoff Home Mortgage Music Center in July
- October 23, 2017

Tickets go on sale to the general public November 3 at 10 a.m. The band recently was forced to reschedule three shows after an unspecified "family emergency" within the band. Foo Fighters' concerts are known to be epically long, but the set doesn't feel drawn out. Check out the newly announced leg of dates below and all the band's upcoming stops over here. (more...)
MI player apologizes for MI player apologizes for "offensive gesture" after loss at Penn State
- October 23, 2017

This is the 98th time Alabama is ranked No. 1, tying Notre Dame at No. 3 on the all-time list. The Nittany Lions' Saquon Barkley is cruising, the clear midseason favorite for the Heisman. Georgia 4. TCU 5. Ohio State, which will host the Lions on Saturday, remained No. 6. The Fighting Irish are in at No. 9 after a 49-14 thumping of USC. (more...)
Malta isn't the only black sheep of EU Malta isn't the only black sheep of EU
- October 23, 2017

Several thousand Maltese citizens have rallied to honour an investigative journalist killed by a auto bomb, but the prime minister and opposition leader who were chief targets of Daphne Caruana Galizia's reporting have stayed away from the gathering. (more...)
Cowboys K Bailey leaves game with groin injury Cowboys K Bailey leaves game with groin injury
- October 23, 2017

Get daily prep sports headlines from the Gwinnett Daily Post staff delivered to your email. The fact that Bailey was ruled out so quickly suggests he will be doubtful for Week 8. While Jeff Heath did an admirable job filling in during the game, making 2 of three extra-point attempts, this is a job better left to kickers who are in the league for that objective. (more...)
Only Anthony Joshua would be able to fight with a broken back Only Anthony Joshua would be able to fight with a broken back
- October 23, 2017

I swear, I was walking doubled over. "I think he could be 10 pounds, even a stone lighter than he was in the Klitschko fight". He'll say: "I'll give it my all". "That was two weeks before". "But you build up so much to this one moment and because of a niggle you're going to let it go? Touch wood, I don't think I'd ever pull out of a fight". (more...)
Foo Fighters reschedule Memphis, Nashville concerts Foo Fighters reschedule Memphis, Nashville concerts
- October 23, 2017

Although further details were not disclosed, they have not said that future dates will be affected. "If you are unable to attend, refunds are available at the point of purchase", a statement from the band reads. For more information on the Memphis date, call the Fed Ex Forum Box Office at 901-205-2640 or Ticketmaster at 1-800-745-3000. Foo Fighters have been forced to reschedule their current live dates in America. (more...)
Steelers WR Martavis Bryant To Have Increased Role Against Bengals Steelers WR Martavis Bryant To Have Increased Role Against Bengals
- October 23, 2017

Bryant has been targeted 36 times this season to Schuster's 27. "Maybe some of us had higher expectations how quickly he could get back up to full speed, but he's making progress". It looked like Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Martavis Bryant was getting along with the offense again. But Bryant's continued expressions of displeasure and frustration might influence the team into moving him before the October 31 deadline. (more...)
Kansas Takes Down Mizzou In Showdown For Relief Game Kansas Takes Down Mizzou In Showdown For Relief Game
- October 23, 2017

The Showdown for Relief came to fruition on October 13 as an opportunity to raise funds for hurricane relief efforts that have occurred recently in the United States, Puerto Rico and the U.S. "It just made it that much more fun to play in", said Jordan Barnett. "It was a great atmosphere to play in". Graham led the Jayhawks, the preseason favorite of Big 12 coaches to win a 14th consecutive league title, with 25 points. (more...)
Liverpool want Deulofeu as part of Coutinho deal Liverpool want Deulofeu as part of Coutinho deal
- October 23, 2017

BARCELONA sent Sporting Director Roberto Fernandez to Wembley to run the rule over Liverpool star Philippe Coutinho as Klopp admits he is in the dark about the Brazilian's future. "We, as a club, have to give everything until the players give me a sign that they are somewhere else", Klopp added. "As for Liverpool , let us be frank with each other", Crooks told BBC Sport . (more...)
Manchester United targeting Carlos Soler Manchester United targeting Carlos Soler
- October 23, 2017

The 20-year-old has been a regular in La Liga for nearly two years after coming through the Spanish club's ranks. Soler only made his professional debut in December 2016 but has since made 35 appearances - including starting all nine matches this season - and scoring four times, in a string of impressive displays. (more...)
Canucks notch another win on the road Canucks notch another win on the road
- October 23, 2017

The Canucks were expected before the season to probably finish somewhere near the Red Wings. So far, Vancouver has won 3 of its 5 road games on this trip. Detroit goalie Jimmy Howard got a glove on Dorsett's breakaway shot, but the puck bounced over Howard, hit him in the back of the left leg and rolled into the net. (more...)
Mohammed Siraj, Shreyas Iyer named in India squad for New Zealand T20Is Mohammed Siraj, Shreyas Iyer named in India squad for New Zealand T20Is
- October 23, 2017

Iyer made a case for himself after scoring 317 runs from 4 games, playing for India A against New Zealand A. He will hang up his boots after the first T20I in New Delhi on November 1. Amidst reports that Virat Kohli might be rested for the T20I series, India have sent out a strong message by picking out a full-strength squad that includes the likes of Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma and pace duo of Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Jasprit Bumrah. (more...)
Mbappe beats Jesus, Dembele to Golden Boy Award Mbappe beats Jesus, Dembele to Golden Boy Award
- October 23, 2017

Cesc Fabregas, Sergio Aguero and Isco have all claimed the prize with the last four winners - aforementioned Sanches, Anthony Martial, Raheem Sterling and Paul Pogba - all now playing in the Premier League. Kylian Mbappé is the 2017 Golden Boy, as revealed in Monday's edition of Tuttosport . The 18-year-old held off competition from Manchester City's Gabriel Jesus and Barcelona's Ousmane Dembele to win the prize, which salutes the best player in Europe under the age of 21. (more...)
R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja recalled for Sri Lanka Test R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja recalled for Sri Lanka Test
- October 23, 2017

Tamil Nadu batsman Murali Vijay returned to India's Test side for the upcoming home series against Sri Lanka after missing the away series against the islanders earlier this year owing to a wrist injury. He enjoyed a successful but brief county stint in England for Division Two toppers Worcestershire, taking 20 wickets and scoring 214 runs in four games. (more...)
Liverpool-linked striker reveals love for Man Utd Liverpool-linked striker reveals love for Man Utd
- October 23, 2017

The young RB Leipzig striker is making waves in the German Bundesliga and is one of the top strikers of his age. Werner doing what he does best. According to Talk Sport he said to Sky: "As a small boy, you always dream of the huge clubs". (more...)
Verratti backs Neymar: I would've lost it much earlier Verratti backs Neymar: I would've lost it much earlier
- October 23, 2017

The Italy global replaced his agent Donato Di Campli in July after he described the player as a "prisoner" in Paris with talk of an exit gaining traction. Verratti said his team-mate did well to control himself for so long, having earlier delayed taking a corner as objects thrown from the stands rained down near him. (more...)
Antonio Conte Hails Michy Batshuayi's Watford Impact Antonio Conte Hails Michy Batshuayi's Watford Impact
- October 23, 2017

THE pressure is mounting on Chelsea boss Antonio Conte - but who are the favourites to replace him when he leaves Stamford Bridge? "We started really well and had chances to score the second". The champions were temporarily buoyant and Cesc Fabregas should have doubled their advantage when played through one-on-one soon after but his chipped finish plopped into the grateful hands of Heurelho Gomes. (more...)