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Villa sack Bruce after poor season start Villa sack Bruce after poor season start
- Октября 03, 2018

Assistant boss Colin Calderwood and coaches Steve Agnew, Stephen Clemence and Gary Walsh have also left Villa Park, with under-23s manager Kevin MacDonald taking charge of Saturday's game at Millwall. Bruce's Villa exit is the latest chapter in a managerial career which has failed to reflect the former Manchester United defender's success as a player. (more...)
Kalidou Koulibaly assesses the threat Liverpool pose in the Champions League Kalidou Koulibaly assesses the threat Liverpool pose in the Champions League
- Октября 03, 2018

Jurgen Klopp is not falling for the mind games of "smart fox" Carlo Ancelotti ahead of Liverpool's Champions League trip to Napoli. "But in my opinion, Liverpool are one of the four favourites to win the Champions League and between August to December, English teams are very strong". (more...)
United's Valencia apologises for Mourinho Instagram fail
- Октября 03, 2018

The Red Devils extended their unbeaten run to four matches with a bore draw against the La Liga giants at Old Trafford, leaving United sitting in a precarious position in their Champions League group. Manchester United captain Antonio Valencia has apologised for liking an Instagram post calling for the sacking of Jose Mourinho, insisting he did not initially see what the caption said. (more...)
Rockies edge Cubs in 13-inning, wild-card classic Rockies edge Cubs in 13-inning, wild-card classic
- Октября 03, 2018

In the bottom half, Terrance Gore acted as if he was hit by a tight pitch leading off and ran to first before being ordered back to the box. Hendricks came in to retire the final two batters in the 12th and got the first two in the 13th before running into trouble. (more...)
'I'm not interested': José Mourinho responds to Paul Scholes' criticism 'I'm not interested': José Mourinho responds to Paul Scholes' criticism
- Октября 03, 2018

Recent rumors have claimed Manchester United was lining up Zidane as the top target to replace Mourinho , but his interest in the position seems to be minimal. These are not my views and I apologise for this. I am fully supportive of the manager and my team-mates. "We tried everything, but we were informed that the police had refused to give us an escort to the game so we were late". (more...)
Warnock tells Hart to forget about England recall Warnock tells Hart to forget about England recall
- Октября 03, 2018

Parity did not remain, however, and Burnley left with all three points as Vokes steered a header into the bottom-right corner from Gudmundsson's cross in the 70th minute. Gareth Southgate will unveil his latest England squad for October's Nations League fixtures against Croatia and Spain on Thursday, but Jordan Pickford , Jack Butland and Alex McCarthy are likely to be retained. (more...)
LEADING OFF: Yanks' Severino gets wild-card do-over vs A's LEADING OFF: Yanks' Severino gets wild-card do-over vs A's
- Октября 03, 2018

Loyal Milwaukee Brewers fans waited in the pouring rain to welcome the team home from Wrigley Field where they clinched the National League Central Division after defeating the Chicago Cubs . 1, 2018, in Chicago . Each starting pitcher handed off the game to his bullpen in a 1-1 tie. "We've got a lot of playoff experience in this locker room and I think that's kind of what we have to pull on", Hamels said Monday. (more...)
Jim Furyk was 'devastated' over in-fighting with Ryder Cup team Jim Furyk was 'devastated' over in-fighting with Ryder Cup team
- Октября 03, 2018

All four knew well in advance, although he admitted the controversial move to pick Sergio Garcia was not an easy decision. But the recriminations had already started. He made it clear that he is one of 12 only if he gets his way. It's a far different animal, and as history bears out, the US isn't as good at team golf as it is at individually collecting majors and PGA Tour winner's checks. (more...)
Twins fire strength and conditioning coach Castellano, make other changes Twins fire strength and conditioning coach Castellano, make other changes
- Октября 03, 2018

As for Molitor, he'll get paid eithe way, per the terms of the contract that he signed past year. The Twins on Tuesday made sweeping changes to their performance staff, including the dismissal of strength and conditioning coordinator Perry Castellano. (more...)
Dodgers claim NL West title, Kenta Maeda contributes in relief Dodgers claim NL West title, Kenta Maeda contributes in relief
- Октября 03, 2018

Addressing reporters on Saturday, Roberts, who gave Nats ace Max Scherzer the starting nod in this year's All-Star Game as the skipper of the National League team, joked that he might call up Scherzer and ask him to repay the favor. The victor at Wrigley gets a spot in the division series and home-field advantage throughout the NL playoffs. Yelich's 36 home runs are tied with Colorado's Trevor Story and St. (more...)
TSG Hoffenheim vs. Manchester City - Football Match Report TSG Hoffenheim vs. Manchester City - Football Match Report
- Октября 03, 2018

City went close to pulling ahead on 71 minutes when Bernado Silva picked out Aguero at the far post, but the Argentine's header was saved by Oliver Baumann . Belfodil again found space in the City defence, but fired wide as did midfielder Florian Grillitsch moments later in an explosive opening from the hosts. (more...)
Denver Broncos: Quick reactions to gut-wrenching loss to Chiefs Denver Broncos: Quick reactions to gut-wrenching loss to Chiefs
- Октября 03, 2018

On another playing field where you can live or die by the numbers, that primetime play also translated into a ratings win, with the action-packed MNF scoring a 9.1 in the metered markets. But referee Craig Wrolstad's crew missed it. Afterwards, Broncos linebacker Brandon Marshall told Jeff Legwold of ESPN the refs admitted to Broncos players they made a mistake. (more...)
Jose Mourinho: Some Manchester United players 'lack technical quality' Jose Mourinho: Some Manchester United players 'lack technical quality'
- Октября 03, 2018

A journey to the ground expected to take 30 minutes took more than an hour, ahead of a goalless draw that did little to lift United out of their current poor form. 'He says what he wants to say. "He can say what he wants to say". "Freedom of speech", repeated Mourinho. Recent rumors have claimed Manchester United was lining up Zidane as the top target to replace Mourinho, but his interest in the position seems to be minimal. (more...)
Vegas lawyer: Cristiano Ronaldo rape accuser 'emotionally fragile' Vegas lawyer: Cristiano Ronaldo rape accuser 'emotionally fragile'
- Октября 03, 2018

In every game you want to score goals and we had some chances to do so. The Portugal worldwide, 33, appeared to deny the accusations as "fake news" in a live stream, which is no longer available, on his Instagram account over the weekend. (more...)
Tottenham’s Harry Kane sets sights on Messi as Barcelona come to town Tottenham’s Harry Kane sets sights on Messi as Barcelona come to town
- Октября 03, 2018

The Argentine will go up against Tottenham Hotspur in the UEFA Champions League on Wednesday, and a former striker who represented both the Lilywhites and Catalan giants, Gary Lineker, had nothing but praise for the 31-year-old recently. (more...)
Cubs closer Strop on wild-card roster Cubs closer Strop on wild-card roster
- Октября 03, 2018

A player saying he'll be available for a particular game after an injury is one thing, that player *actually a href="https://twitter.com/ESPNChiCubs/status/1046875960165961729" *wouldn't confirm it after the game, so certainly nothing is decided. (more...)
Paul Scholes thinks José Mourinho is 'embarrassing Manchester United' Paul Scholes thinks José Mourinho is 'embarrassing Manchester United'
- Октября 03, 2018

Freedom of speech, free country, you can say what you want'. Paul Pogba keeps his place despite being substituted at the weekend and his ongoing feud with Mourinho, but Ashley Young, Scott McTominay and Victor Lindelof also drop out to make way for Antonio Valencia and Eric Bailly. (more...)
Paul Scholes - Jose Mourinho 'embarrasing' for Manchester United
- Октября 03, 2018

After finishing second in the Premier League last season, United are now 10th in the table after seven games, already nine points off league leaders Manchester City. Minor details are important. Alexis Sanchez has returned to the Manchester United starting XI after being left out of the West Ham match. Against Valencia, he was one of United's most impressive players, though in fairness, there wasn't much competition. (more...)
Alexis Sanchez regrets joining Manchester United after snubbing neighbours City Alexis Sanchez regrets joining Manchester United after snubbing neighbours City
- Октября 02, 2018

United are nine points off the title pace just seven games into the season, and to outside eyes at least Mourinho seems to have compounded their worst start for 29 years by conducting public feuds with his players. The spanner in the hypothetical works, however, is that PSG probably don't need him. Matic did not deny that the United players had been talking about the situation - with Luke Shaw setting the tone with his admittance that the ones on the pitch needed "to look at ourselves" ... (more...)
Carragher: Salah creating problems for Klopp and Liverpool Carragher: Salah creating problems for Klopp and Liverpool
- Октября 02, 2018

Sturridge, however, has fought back following a disappointing loan spell at West Bromwich Albion, scoring four goals from seven games this term. Salah was taken off in the games against Paris Saint-Germain and Chelsea recently and is yet to reach last season's heights. (more...)