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Dodgers activate Adrian Gonzalez Dodgers activate Adrian Gonzalez
- August 20, 2017

After a one-game hiccup, Michael Fulmer is back to normal. The Dodgers reeled off four runs in the second inning and went on to dump the Tigers, 8-5, in Detroit . Since being installed as the team's primary first baseman, Bellinger has gone on to become a legitimate MVP candidate in his first major league season. (more...)
Miami Dolphins add LB Rey Maualuga Miami Dolphins add LB Rey Maualuga
- August 20, 2017

Pro Football Focus said Maualuga used to be among their highest graded linebackers, but apparently those days are long gone . But that time is certainly in the rear view mirror as last season he ranked just 83rd out of 86 qualifying linebackers with a grade of 36.5. (more...)
Colts vs. Cowboys: Score, Stats & Highlights From Preseason Game Colts vs. Cowboys: Score, Stats & Highlights From Preseason Game
- August 20, 2017

While one of the Cowboys' top stars may be on the sidelines still, another is expected to make his preseason debut. Kickoff is at 7 p.m. ET, and it will be televised on NFL Network and streaming online at Watch NFL Network . The undrafted wideout is in a fight for a roster spot, as the Colts boast a good group at that position that includes TY Hilton, Donte Moncrief, and Phillip Dorsett. (more...)
Makarova upsets No. 3 seed Kerber in Cincinnati Makarova upsets No. 3 seed Kerber in Cincinnati
- August 20, 2017

He spent an hour and 37 minutes on court in the afternoon while beating fellow Spaniard Albert Ramos-Vinolas in a match carried over from the previous night. 48, told the WTA website. The Czech first defeated Italian qualifier Camila Giorgi 6-3 4-6 6-0 in a match postponed by a day because of rain. "To be No. (more...)
Sigurdsson completes move from Swansea to Everton Sigurdsson completes move from Swansea to Everton
- August 20, 2017

We knew would lose [Romelu] Lukaku for this season and we need players who bring productivity to the team. Swansea hope to use the Sigurdsson cash by strengthening their squad with two or three players before the window closes. "I will talk to Gylfi this afternoon". "I was very pleased", Koeman said. Reports have suggested Barkley, whose future with the club remains unclear, is facing six weeks out due to a hamstring tear. (more...)
Lionel Messi condemns Barcelona terror attack Lionel Messi condemns Barcelona terror attack
- August 20, 2017

Barcelona's most famous street Las Ramblas was packed with tourists when a van drove into the crowds, leaving scenes of carnage. Barcelona and Real Madrid , Spain's biggest football clubs, both held a minute's silence before training on Friday. (more...)
Stoke vs Arsenal, Premier League
- August 20, 2017

Arsenal thought they had equalised when Alexandre Lacazette rifled in, only for the France striker to be ruled offside. Arsenal dominated possession after conceding, but were not able to find the final product needed to break through. (more...)
Leicester striker Kelechi Iheanacho struggling with toe injury Leicester striker Kelechi Iheanacho struggling with toe injury
- August 20, 2017

Leicester City could well be seeking their first win of the new season without Iheanacho. "(Iheanacho) didn't (train on Thursday)", said Shakespeare. "So we're giving him every opportunity to get his fitness levels up and so we'll make a late decision". "So sometimes, he's getting a lot of discomfort". (more...)
Man United rout Swansea with flurry of late goals Man United rout Swansea with flurry of late goals
- August 19, 2017

Tammy Abraham should then have tested United goalkeeper David de Gea, but he headed wide from a decent cross by Olsson. He missed his best chance of the half, however, poking straight at Lukasz Fabianski in the 36th minute when through on goal. (more...)
Burnley set to break transfer record for Wood Burnley set to break transfer record for Wood
- August 19, 2017

Leeds rejected two bids in excess of £10 million from the Premier League side last week and have remained defiant that the 30-goal hitman will remain at Elland Road after the summer transfer window closes. Leeds had tried to stave off the interest by offering Wood a new three-year contract, which would extend his deal by a year to 2019 and up his wages, which are believed to be around £15,000 a week. (more...)
Bernard Foley focused on lifting the gloom over Australian rugby Bernard Foley focused on lifting the gloom over Australian rugby
- August 19, 2017

Ioane slipped through the grasp of Israel Folau on the left edge to score the All Blacks' second, another one the Wallabies were left to rue, and just two minutes later he was rubbing salt in the wound, with Crotty collecting an intercept and putting the winger over again. (more...)
Khawaja, Agar to make Test comebacks for Bangladesh series, hints Smith Khawaja, Agar to make Test comebacks for Bangladesh series, hints Smith
- August 19, 2017

It´s definitely going to be a big challenge for us", he said. "Now it is an opportunity for us to change [our record in the subcontinent]". "I expect they will come out with some similar wickets that will help spin and hopefully we can learn from what we did in India". (more...)
Man City teenage sensation closing in on loan move to Celtic Man City teenage sensation closing in on loan move to Celtic
- August 19, 2017

Roberts played 47 times for Celtic under Brendan Rodgers last season, scoring 11 times as the club went through the domestic season without defeat, lifting all three major trophies. A sizeable loan fee in addition to a significant portion of Roberts' salary is part of the deal and Celtic fans will be delighted to see the player back at the club this term. (more...)
Panthers to take on Tennessee Titans in second preseason game Panthers to take on Tennessee Titans in second preseason game
- August 19, 2017

They will wrap up their trip to Nashville at 3 p.m. on Saturday against the Tennessee Titans . According to NFL.com, the Panthers are playing it safe with the former NFL MVP and will hold him out of Saturday's game against the Tennessee Titans . (more...)
Nemanja Matic hails Manchester United supporters Nemanja Matic hails Manchester United supporters
- August 19, 2017

Swansea travelled to Old Trafford in the latter stages of last season claiming a 1-1 draw. Now everyone is asking about the football. 'I am always confident. "We're obviously back in the Champions League this season so there's many more trophies we can win". "It was great [to play at Old Trafford], when you wear that [United] shirt you feel some kind of pressure because this is a big club, but that's why we are here". (more...)
Antonio Conte gives Chelsea go-ahead to move for £25m midfielder Antonio Candreva Antonio Conte gives Chelsea go-ahead to move for £25m midfielder Antonio Candreva
- August 19, 2017

Antonio Conte has given Chelsea the go-ahead to sign Antonio Candreva from Inter Milan , according to reports. On Thursday, Conte laughed off questions about the row during a press conference in London and said Costa was "in the past". (more...)
Cristiano Ronaldo given five-match ban for pushing referee Cristiano Ronaldo given five-match ban for pushing referee
- August 19, 2017

The Competition committee announced on its website that it had upheld its one match ban for the red card Ronaldo was shown, and the other sanction for four more matches for pushing the referee . Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane has hailed the "spectacular" performance of his players after Wednesday night's Super Cup victory over Barcelona . (more...)
Manchester United manager José Mourinho's dig at Chelsea Manchester United manager José Mourinho's dig at Chelsea
- August 19, 2017

The price tag stands out due to the player's age and you could say that they have overpaid for a 29-year-old, whose best days maybe are behind him. Chelsea legend Frank Lampard believes that his former side will find it hard to retain their Premier League title this season as they will be competing in the Champions League as well. (more...)
Arsenal Looking to Finally Secure €173000-a-week Star Signing Arsenal Looking to Finally Secure €173000-a-week Star Signing
- August 19, 2017

Having watched Real Madrid finish last season with a league and European Cup double, their plans to close the gap on their El Clasico rivals were dealt a major blow by Paris Saint-Germain. Since joining the Ligue 1 giants from Wolfsburg in January, the man from Gladbeck has scored four goals from 17 Ligue 1 appearances. But the Daily Star says Arsenal could also be keen on a player they have been linked to in the past. (more...)
Ronaldo and Messi lead the shortlist for Federation Internationale de Football Association men's best player award Ronaldo and Messi lead the shortlist for Federation Internationale de Football Association men's best player award
- August 19, 2017

Two terrorists, driving a van, entered the bustling Las Ramblas district, which is lined with stalls and shops in the center of Barcelona , jumped the sidewalk and barreled into the central pedestrian zone. In an additional statement, the Catalan club said: " FC Barcelona expresses its solidarity with the victims of the terrorist attack which has struck at the heart of our city, la Rambla de Barcelona ". (more...)