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Arsenal, Everton face tough Europa League group Arsenal, Everton face tough Europa League group
- Августа 27, 2017

If an abracadabra goal from the manager's latest recruit, Gylfi Sigurdsson , 13 seconds into the second half was the best moment, Jordan Pickford's penalty save on 65 minutes further deflated Hajduk Split . Past year the Europa League trophy was raised by England's Manchester United that beat FC Ajax Amsterdam 2-0 in the final. - Everton have now progressed from each of their last two Europa League qualifying phases (also in 2009/10 under David Moyes). (more...)
Texans at Saints Point Spread: NFL Preseason Odds, Prediction Texans at Saints Point Spread: NFL Preseason Odds, Prediction
- Августа 27, 2017

Watson didn't have to say anything about this trip to New Orleans; it was evident it has not been as easy on Watson's ego as a couple previous ones. The Saints like to move guys around and see how they perform alongside different players, so maybe it doesn't mean anything that rookie Marcus Williams started at safety instead of Vonn Bell. (more...)
5 takeaways from Colts victory over Steelers 5 takeaways from Colts victory over Steelers
- Августа 27, 2017

They allowed a 55-yard pass play to Donte Moncrief on the Colts' first play from scrimmage and watched veteran running back Frank Gore cap the drive with a 1-yard touchdown run. Simon was signed to a three-year, $14-million contract as a free agent in the offseason after spending his first four seasons with the Houston Texans. (more...)
Henderson shoots 63 in home LPGA event Henderson shoots 63 in home LPGA event
- Августа 27, 2017

Broch Larsen, 24, has recorded two career victories, one each on the European and Symetra Tours. Two shots off the lead are Mirim Lee of South Korea, who had a 5-under 66, and Cristie Kerr, who shot a 5-under 68 Saturday. Then, however, the 34-year-old Californian went about her own business. Martin's four-under-par 67 included a stretch of four birdies in six holes on her back nine. (more...)
Browns rally past Buccaneers in Tampa Browns rally past Buccaneers in Tampa
- Августа 27, 2017

Quarterback Jameis Winston of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers gets pressure from linebacker Demario Davis #56 of the Cleveland Browns and defensive back Ibraheim Campbell #24 as he throws a pass during the second quarter of an National Football League game on August 26, 2016 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa , Florida. (more...)
Klopp content with Liverpool squad and happy for window to close Klopp content with Liverpool squad and happy for window to close
- Августа 27, 2017

Sanchez, along with German worldwide Mesut Ozil and England's Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, is in the final year of his contract at the Emirates and Wenger has previously said he would be willing to lose the services of the player without receiving a transfer fee next summer. (more...)
Toronto Blue Jays vs. Minnesota Twins Toronto Blue Jays vs. Minnesota Twins
- Августа 27, 2017

TORONTO -Bartolo Colon pitched into the seventh inning and Jorge Polanco hit a two-run double as the Minnesota Twins defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 6-1 on Friday night. The Blue Jays scored twice in the bottom half of the eighth but Minnesota added a pair in the ninth before Roberto Osuna escaped with his 34th save of the season. (more...)
Zlatan Ibrahimovic return video will send shivers down your spine Zlatan Ibrahimovic return video will send shivers down your spine
- Августа 27, 2017

However, the striker who scored 28 goals in all competitions last season would not say exactly when he expects to return to competitive action. The Swede confirmed he is to return to Manchester United with a typically grandiose message on social media. (more...)
Tharanga handed two-ODI ban for slow over-rate Tharanga handed two-ODI ban for slow over-rate
- Августа 27, 2017

Tharanga was also suspended for two matches in the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 due to a serious over-rate offence. Chamara Kapugedera will lead the side in Tharanga's absence, while Test captain Chandimal and fellow-batsman Thirimanne come back into the squad. (more...)
Cristiano Ronaldo wins UEFA's best player in Europe award Cristiano Ronaldo wins UEFA's best player in Europe award
- Августа 27, 2017

Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos was named Defender of the Season after leading the Spaniards to three Champions League trophies in four seasons. Ronaldo struck 25 goals in La Liga last term, and 12 in 13 matches during Real Madrid's Champions League-winning campaign. (more...)
Boxer Gervonta Davis mercilessly mocked for fight night outfit Boxer Gervonta Davis mercilessly mocked for fight night outfit
- Августа 27, 2017

While Davis is still young and obviously has massive potential, talks of a possible showdown with Vasyl Lomachenko are surely premature at this point. Davis tried a Roy Jones impression in round four, mugging with his hands behind his back, but unlike the all-time great, who knocked out contenders when employing those tricks, Davis took a pair of combinations to the face to the cheers of the fans in attendance. (more...)
Napoli beats Nice to reach Champions League group stage Napoli beats Nice to reach Champions League group stage
- Августа 27, 2017

It will be followed by the UEFA Player Awards. Pot 2 was also pretty much complete (though Sevilla's qualification pushed Napoli into the third pot), while pots three and four had a few more holes in them before this week's playoffs. There could be some intriguing ties. The draw for the Champions League group stage takes place at 5pm on Thursday 24 August at the Grimaldi Forum in Monaco. (more...)
Man Utd winger Young overjoyed with injury return
- Августа 27, 2017

While United are now basking in the ambiance of a new striker signing in Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Jose Mourinho has delivered a positive injury update ahead of the crunch tie - Ashley Young , Luke Shaw and Marcos Rojo are all back on their feet running but it is the former who is closer to first team action, as revealed by Mourinho on Man United official website. (more...)
Torches Oregon State in opener Torches Oregon State in opener
- Августа 27, 2017

Colorado State did not go well for Oregon State. Stevens, who threw TD passes to Detrich Clark, Cameron Butler and Dalyn Dawkins, completed 26 of 39 pass attempts for 334 yards with one interception. Early in the fourth quarter, down 44-27, CBS Sports Network cameras picked up an Oregon State player on the sideline, holding up a play card with a few different pictures on it. (more...)
Raikkonen just wants to win races, fight for titles Raikkonen just wants to win races, fight for titles
- Августа 27, 2017

The key to Hamilton's pole was arguably a stupendous effort through the middle sector of the lap at the demanding Spa-Francorchamps track in the Ardennes mountains. Vettel's decision is likely to be followed by confirmation from Mercedes that they will retain Valtteri Bottas for at least another season alongside Hamilton. (more...)
Ravens defense stout in win over Bills Ravens defense stout in win over Bills
- Августа 27, 2017

Before exiting, Taylor had completed 1-of-3 passes for a single yard, bringing his presason completion percentage down to a disastrous 48.3. Buffalo's offense again had trouble putting positive plays together as their first six drives covered 23 plays for a total of just 14 net yards. (more...)
Sharapova has tough draw in first Slam match back Sharapova has tough draw in first Slam match back
- Августа 27, 2017

Writing on the Players' Tribune website, Sharapova said: "When it comes to tennis, good or bad - there's only one thing that I know for certain - I've missed it". The USTA defended its wildcard offer, saying, "Her suspension under the terms of the tennis anti-doping programme was completed and therefore was not one of the factors weighed in our wildcard selection process". (more...)
Edelman hurt in Patriots' win Edelman hurt in Patriots' win
- Августа 27, 2017

An MRI on Saturday revealed that Edelman indeed suffered an ACL tear in his right knee during Friday's preseason win over the Lions , a source informed of the situation told NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport. The team traded a first-round pick in the offseason to the Saints for wide receiver Brandin Cooks , and it has other players at the position, including Chris Hogan , Danny Amendola and Malcolm Mitchell , potentially set for bigger roles. (more...)
'Adventurous' Watford will be a hard test - Hughton 'Adventurous' Watford will be a hard test - Hughton
- Августа 27, 2017

We start very well this match, like we plan, like we prepare. Albion boss Chris Hughton says his side will have to earn all of their points in the Premier League this season. But it should have been. We need to continue what we did before. Buoyed by the extra man, Brighton saw Dunk nod a close-range header wide and were again unlucky when Solly March's cross from the left was diverted against his own post by a sliding Christian Kabasele when under pressure from Hemed. (more...)
Manchester United will be "very hard to stop", says Ryan Giggs
- Августа 27, 2017

However, while it seems that his recovery is progressing very well, it appears that there has been no change with regards to that aforementioned timescale. Young has been on the sidelines with a serious hamstring injury but he stepped-up his return with a run-out for the under-23s on Monday and Mourinho says the versatile midfielder will be the first player of the three to be available for selection. (more...)