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Swansea City accept Tottenham offer for striker Fernando Llorente, Chelsea still interested Swansea City accept Tottenham offer for striker Fernando Llorente, Chelsea still interested
- September 01, 2017

Tottenham ended deadline day with a flourish by completing the signing of striker Fernando Llorente from Swansea . Premier League rivals Stoke City are also claimed to be interested in the 23-year-old former AZ star. Mauricio Pochettino now has a more experienced Plan B striker to fill in for Harry Kane . The forward scored 15 goals last season including in his last three matches of the campaign for the Swans. (more...)
Favorite Ohio State ready to reclaim Big Ten crown Favorite Ohio State ready to reclaim Big Ten crown
- September 01, 2017

Tom Allen took over at IN following the resignation of head coach Kevin Wilson . In six seasons at Indiana , Wilson took the moribund program - the Hoosiers were 1-11 in his first season - to consecutive bowl games in 2015 and 2016 for the first time in 25 years. (more...)
India vs Sri Lanka 4th ODI: Defining moments of the match India vs Sri Lanka 4th ODI: Defining moments of the match
- September 01, 2017

After a middle order collapse of some kind, Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Manish Pandey's innings ensured India end at 375. Pandey finished on 50 off 42 balls, which included four boundaries, while Dhoni remained undefeated on 49 as India scored 375/5 off their 50 overs, which was their third-highest total against Sri Lanka in ODI history. (more...)
Pat Tillman Honored by Arizona State with a Bronze Statue Pat Tillman Honored by Arizona State with a Bronze Statue
- September 01, 2017

Arizona State football honored alumnus and College Football Hall of Fame inductee Pat Tillman on Wednesday, erecting a statue of his likeness at Sun Devil Stadium. His college success translated to his National Football League play, but after the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001, Tillman put his professional career on halt to enlist in the U.S. (more...)
Ravens donating $1 million to help Houston Ravens donating $1 million to help Houston
- September 01, 2017

On Wednesday, Scott Rafferty of Rolling Stone noted the NFL, NBA and Major League Baseball have donated a combined $3 million to various hurricane relief-effort organizations. Established in 1994, IICF has contributed $28.7 million in community grants, along with more than 240,500 volunteer hours, to hundreds of charities and nonprofit organizations, reinvesting in local communities where funds are raised for maximum impact. (more...)
Cameron Payne Reportedly to Undergo Surgery on Foot Injury; Out Until November Cameron Payne Reportedly to Undergo Surgery on Foot Injury; Out Until November
- September 01, 2017

Johnson. Payne, 23, has been dealing with issues with his right foot for more than a year. This is a tough blow for the young guard as he has struggled to stay on the floor due to foot injuries. He appeared in 11 games with the Bulls down the stretch, averaging 4.9 points per game across almost 13 minutes per night. Payne also had surgery on his right foot in July 2016 to address the same fracture while he was a member of the Thunder, then suffered an acute fracture in his right as well ... (more...)
No 9 Lasogga ready to lead the line for Leeds United No 9 Lasogga ready to lead the line for Leeds United
- September 01, 2017

Cibicki, 23, joins Leeds for an undisclosed fee that was reported to be around £1.45m in the Swedish press. Lasogga, who stands at 6ft 2in, will wear the number nine shirt at Elland Road this season. Leeds stepped up their search for a new striker following the foot injury sustained to summer signing Caleb Ekuban in the recent win at Sunderland. (more...)
US Open 2017: Kyle Edmund to face Denis Shapovalov on day five US Open 2017: Kyle Edmund to face Denis Shapovalov on day five
- September 01, 2017

But as he has on several occasions already this year, the 18-year-old Canadian stayed loose under pressure and it paid off. Shapovalov, who next faces Britain's Kyle Edmund on Friday, reached the semifinals at the Rogers Cup in Montreal earlier this month after beating Nadal in the third round. (more...)
Manchester City have Alexis Sanchez bid rebuffed by Arsenal Manchester City have Alexis Sanchez bid rebuffed by Arsenal
- September 01, 2017

Alexis Sanchez continues to be heavily linked with a switch across the Premier League, with Manchester City hellbent on their pursuit. Arsenal have repeatedly insisted Sanchez is not for sale in this window, and the player himself is now away on worldwide duty. (more...)
Malta vs England Live Stream Score Commentary in World Cup Qualifying 2017 Malta vs England Live Stream Score Commentary in World Cup Qualifying 2017
- September 01, 2017

The England manager hadn't yet told the players who would lead the team for Friday night's World Cup qualifier against Malta in Valetta, but has confirmed to Joe Hart that he remains his number-one. "By putting one person forward to do that I don't think we're going to build that as a team". "We've got to start building a more resilient group of leaders and start allowing people to take more responsibility". (more...)
Heyman | Angels in talks to acquire Brandon Phillips Heyman | Angels in talks to acquire Brandon Phillips
- September 01, 2017

Los Angeles also announced a trade for Justin Upton from the Detroit Tigers earlier Thursday. No team in the majors has had less production from the second base spot in terms of wOBA (.258) than the Angels, so Phillips presents a significant upgrade and should slot into a regular role with his new club. (more...)
Wilson exits Cherries to join Sunderland Wilson exits Cherries to join Sunderland
- September 01, 2017

It is understood that the 30-year-old is free to leave Bournemouth on transfer deadline day, and according to The Times , West Brom want to re-sign the Republic of Ireland global on a permanent deal. McManaman, 26, has struggled for first team action since signing for West Brom , but was an FA Cup victor with Wigan Athletic , where he made over 100 senior appearances. (more...)
Roger Federer speaks out on injury fears after gruelling US Open battle Roger Federer speaks out on injury fears after gruelling US Open battle
- September 01, 2017

Having skipped the U.S. Open past year during a six-month layoff to heal a knee injury, Federer has never played in the revamped arena. The US hasn't produced a men's singles champion at the majors since Andy Roddick in 2003, and many fans and sportswriters are hoping that the young Tiafoe can build on his remarkable five-set loss to take up the mantle. (more...)
Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick helps Portugal thrash Faroe Islands Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick helps Portugal thrash Faroe Islands
- September 01, 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo scored his fifth global hat-trick as Portugal flew to a 5-1 victory over the Faroe Islands on Thursday to stay second in 2018 World Cup qualifying Group B. CR7 made it 2-0 with a goal from the penalty spot in the 29th minute. Despite Ronaldo's two early tallies, the Faroese pulled one back through Rógvi Baldvinsson, who plays in Norway's second division and struck a nice volley for the nation's third goal in seven World Cup qualifying matches. (more...)
United States Has Yet to Accept Mexican Offer of Harvey Aid United States Has Yet to Accept Mexican Offer of Harvey Aid
- September 01, 2017

Khan says there are now a dozen mosques in the Greater Houston area providing shelter, as well as food and other supplies to hundreds of people in need. "It's going to pick up the pace and get out of here". With more rain expected and a pair of old reservoir dams overflowing it?s hard to know when that will be. (more...)
Arsenal Offered Cash Plus Raheem Sterling For Alexis Sanchez Arsenal Offered Cash Plus Raheem Sterling For Alexis Sanchez
- September 01, 2017

Alexis Sanchez has dropped subtle hint on Instagram that his future may lie away from Arsenal as Manchester City prepare a last-ditch attempt to sign the Chilean on deadline day. It has been a busy transfer window for City, with Bernardo Silva, Benjamin Mendy, Kyle Walker, Ederson Moraes and Danilo arriving at the club. One player who is leaving the Emirates is striker Lucas Perez, signed last summer for £17.1m, who is returning to former club Deportivo La Coruna on loan after scoring ... (more...)
Brazil vs Ecuador CONMEBOL WC Qualifiers Brazil vs Ecuador CONMEBOL WC Qualifiers
- September 01, 2017

It will also be Neymar's first game with the national team since his blockbuster move earlier this month from Barcelona to PSG. Date, Time, Venue: The match between Brazil vs Ecuador will start at 09:45 pm Local time at Arena do Grêmio in Porto Alegre. (more...)
Manchester United launch audacious deadline day attempt for Willian Manchester United launch audacious deadline day attempt for Willian
- September 01, 2017

Have your say! Tell us what you think in our easy to use comments section below . Manchester United have been in search of a quality attacking player this summer but will they be able to sign one before the deadline ends tonight? However, it's hard to see it happening so late in the day. (more...)
Texans sign Hopkins to big contract extension Texans sign Hopkins to big contract extension
- September 01, 2017

During that time he caught 927 passes for 12,661 yards and 61 touchdowns. Hopkins followed a massive breakout season in 2015 with a more mediocre 78 catches, 954 yards and four touchdowns last season. This year, he reported to camp, telling ESPN's Dan Graziano he did not hold out "because I know I have a great team". Hopkins is coming off a down year, which is no indictment on the 25-year-old's talent but falls more on the shoulders of the horrendous quarterback play in Houston in ... (more...)
Bengals' Burfict has suspension reduced Bengals' Burfict has suspension reduced
- September 01, 2017

The Bengals were off on Monday after returning from a preseason game in Washington. According to the league, Burfict hit the player while in a defenseless posture, which is illegal based on a new rule the NFL implemented this year. This also isn't the first time he's hit someone coming over the middle of the field either. Burfcit had contended that he did not hit Sherman in the head and that the hit was legal. (more...)