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Chelsea Deny Costa Has Returned to United Kingdom as Outcast's Self-Imposed Strike Continues Chelsea Deny Costa Has Returned to United Kingdom as Outcast's Self-Imposed Strike Continues
- September 06, 2017

And it would not make sense if they get Costa back but sell Griezmann. "I don't like to talk about players who are not here". HaberTurk report Fenerbahce are looking to sign Diego Costa from Chelsea before the Turkish transfer window closes on Friday. (more...)
Buffon: Real Madrid don't need Donnarumma - Navas is great Buffon: Real Madrid don't need Donnarumma - Navas is great
- September 06, 2017

De Gea is reluctant to move to Madrid without the full support of the sitting coach. Madrid have yet to return with a formal offer for the ex-Atletico Madrid stopper, but Diario Gol claims that De Gea still has his heart set on a return to the Spanish capital with Real. (more...)
Dolphins-Buccaneers game will not be played in Miami due to Irma Dolphins-Buccaneers game will not be played in Miami due to Irma
- September 06, 2017

The league decided yesterday that the game would not be played Sunday in Miami because of Hurricane Irma, although it was unclear whether the game would move to another stadium or another date. "I like playing in front of this Miami crowd, so that's a bummer right there". If the Dolphins make the post-season in 2018, we can officially say they have turned the proverbial corner. (more...)
Porsche line up surprise Formula 1 return for 2021 season Porsche line up surprise Formula 1 return for 2021 season
- September 06, 2017

While the current Formula 1 engine regulations have seen costs soar due to near constant development and reliability issues, Formula 1's future regulations are aiming to solve these issues and Porsche could be poised to become a dominant player in the sport. (more...)
Roger Federer v Juan Martin del Potro - player profiles Roger Federer v Juan Martin del Potro - player profiles
- September 06, 2017

Federer leads Del Potro 16-5 in their head-to-head record although his win in Miami this year represented the first time the pair had met in four years. Thiem served the even-numbered games in the fifth set, always the inconvenienced position, and he had to bail out himself impressively from a love-40 along the way. (more...)
Trump arrives in Houston for 2nd Harvey visit Trump arrives in Houston for 2nd Harvey visit
- September 06, 2017

Texans young and old are facing months - and likely years - of recovery. Greg Abbott said Sunday he expects the Environmental Protection Agency "to get on top" of the threat of possible water contamination after an Associated Press report of highly toxic waste sites flooded in the Houston area. (more...)
Bank of Canada Surprises With Another Rate Rise Bank of Canada Surprises With Another Rate Rise
- September 06, 2017

It also noted the recent appreciation of the Canadian dollar, which reflected USA trade and fiscal uncertainty and the relative strength of Canada's economy. The decision comes as a surprise. Traders have put a 57% chance of a second rate hike this week, but conventional wisdom still places the next hike in October when the Bank of Canada will be able to present more new data and a full forecast. (more...)
Thomas fires off a 63, shares lead in Boston Thomas fires off a 63, shares lead in Boston
- September 06, 2017

Jordan Spieth was second at 14-under and Marc Leishman third at 13-under. Spoiler alert: Thomas hoisted the hardware, but it was a title bout that has been a decade in the making, the dye first cast when the two 24-year-olds squared off for the first time in a junior event in Mansfield, Texas. (more...)
Michael Bennett: Metro officer threatened to 'blow my f---ing head off' Michael Bennett: Metro officer threatened to 'blow my f---ing head off'
- September 06, 2017

Bennett was unarmed, sober and not involved in any altercations or dispute at the time the police officers arrested and threatened to use deadly force against him". Police investigated a report of shots fired in the hours after the Mayweather-McGregor fight, but found no evidence of gunfire. Bennett says he kept asking the officers what he had done and reminding them that he had rights. (more...)
Is Bills quarterback Nathan Peterman ready to be a starter? Is Bills quarterback Nathan Peterman ready to be a starter?
- September 06, 2017

Webb has played several positions, including quarterback, and familiar with both McDermott and General Manager Brandon Beane and McDermott from their time together in Carolina. On defense, E.J. Gaines has the "upper hand" to be the starter at corner opposite Tre'Davious White. The Bills released Gerald Hodges over the weekend. (more...)
Man Utd defender Jones: Playing against Lukaku, Rashford has benefits Man Utd defender Jones: Playing against Lukaku, Rashford has benefits
- September 06, 2017

The Manchester United forward produced his best performance in an England shirt by helping inspire Gareth Southgate's team to the Group F victory which leaves them within two points of confirming automatic qualification for Russian Federation 2018. (more...)
Yasir Jan set to test England ahead of crucial West Indies clash Yasir Jan set to test England ahead of crucial West Indies clash
- September 06, 2017

Bangladesh had defeated England in October 2016 as well as Sri Lanka recently. A day later, Bangladesh stunned Australia at the Shere Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur, a Dhaka suburb. As the conclusion neared, it was totally absorbing to watch the West Indies close in on a victory which had seemed at first feasible, then probable, then almost impossible, then back to probability and eventually finally achieved, all over the course of five days containing dozens of subtle but significant ... (more...)
Red Sox outlast Blue Jays in 19 innings Red Sox outlast Blue Jays in 19 innings
- September 06, 2017

Boston (78-61) snapped a three-game losing streak and increased its lead atop the American League East to 3 1/2 games over the Yankees after New York's 7-6 loss to the Baltimore Orioles . Bautista took Porcello deep to center field in the top of the third, making it 4-2 Toronto. That should have been enough, but Estrada's masterclass did not lead to a win because of Osuna's blown save. (more...)
Federer and Nadal on course for classic clash Federer and Nadal on course for classic clash
- September 06, 2017

Thiem, who was forced to quit with injury against del Potro at the same stage in 2016, celebrated his 24th birthday on Sunday . The Moscow-born teenager has also trained with Roger Federer, Milos Raonic, Kei Nishikori and Alexandr Dolgopolov in the past, making the most of his appearances on the main circuit. (more...)
Scotland global accuses Malta defender of spitting at him Scotland global accuses Malta defender of spitting at him
- September 06, 2017

The game was safe, they weren't causing us problems and I've got a big month coming up for Celtic". The main thing was getting the three points. "It was about the team, not about one guy, bookings or anything like that". "Slovakia have some really good players who play for some top clubs in Europe but at the moment we are doing well and we need to take that momentum into games". (more...)
Tennis season looks over for Andy Murray Tennis season looks over for Andy Murray
- September 06, 2017

But soon after the draws were made, the Briton citied hip injury once again to withdrwa from the final grand slam of the year. It nearly certainly means he is out of the season-ending final - the ATP World Tour Finals - in London in November. (more...)
US Open: Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer Advance to Last 16 US Open: Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer Advance to Last 16
- September 06, 2017

Nadal kept up his end of the bargain for the potential September 8 showdown with a straight sets win over Ukraine's Alexandr Dolgopolov earlier on Monday and will need to get past 19-year-old Russian Andrey Rublev . The aspect that caused Nadal the most consternation was his difficulty converting break points, going 6 for 25. World number one Nadal dispatched Alexandr Dolgopolov 6-2, 6-4, 6-1 in just one hour and 41 minutes and he will play the tricky Russian teenager Andrey ... (more...)
Miami Game Against A-State Canceled as Hurricane Irma nears Florida Miami Game Against A-State Canceled as Hurricane Irma nears Florida
- September 06, 2017

Concerns over the team and officials traveling back to South Florida was the main reason for the cancellation. "We are comforted in knowing that our community is strong and will come together, if needed, to recover from the storm". Hurricane Irma has prompted Miami to cancel its road trip this week to Arkansas State . Florida International's home game with Alcorn State, scheduled for Saturday night, will not be played in Miami - and the teams were working Wednesday on a plan to meet at a ... (more...)
Jose Mourinho sends warning to Man United fans about Champions League Jose Mourinho sends warning to Man United fans about Champions League
- September 06, 2017

We saw in their game against Arsenal. "We've won three games with confidence and good football". The stand-off between the Red Devils and Inter was rather long and, in the end, uneventful, with the Portuguese manager having to settle with just the three arrivals, rather than four. (more...)
La Liga president challenges UEFA to investigate Man City transfers La Liga president challenges UEFA to investigate Man City transfers
- September 06, 2017

Tebas has gone on record as saying that he was considering taking legal action against both PSG and Manchester City but has now backtracked slightly on that, saying he would ideally like UEFA to be the prosecuting body rather than go to the relevant courts in Brussels dealing with competition law. (more...)