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Mourinho confirms Lindelof will start in the Champions League
- September 11, 2017

JOSE MOURINHO has stated that Victor Lindelof will start for Manchester United in Tuesday's Champions League opener against Basel. The only competitive game time he has seen since joining was the 2-1 Uefa Super Cup defeat to Real Madrid last month, with Eric Bailly and Phil Jones - Mourinho's first-choice partnership - both suspended. (more...)
Stoke 2 Manchester United 2 Stoke 2 Manchester United 2
- September 11, 2017

Hughes and Mourinho failed to shake hands on the touchline at the end of Stoke's 2-2 draw with United in Saturday's late kick off . Mourinho declined to answer a question about the incident during his post-match press conference, saying "it looks like it's my fault but that's not right". (more...)
Virgil Van Dijk To Regain Fitness With Southampton Reserves Virgil Van Dijk To Regain Fitness With Southampton Reserves
- September 11, 2017

Arsenal Legend Ian Wright took to BBC Radio 5 Live to express that both Lovren and Liverpool need a strong presence at the back in the form of Saints' captain Virgil van Dijk . This is my concern right now. Mauricio Pellegrino has described Watford as "an intelligent team" and has warned his own Southampton players to remain focused at all times when the two teams meet this weekend. (more...)
Heaton suffers dislocated shoulder, confirms Dyche Heaton suffers dislocated shoulder, confirms Dyche
- September 11, 2017

Heaton suffered the injury in the 1-0 win over Crystal Palace at Turf Moor, when he landed awkwardly after claiming a cross just before half-time, and instantly signalled for treatment. (more...)
Wenger says Alexis is not fat, but not quite ready either Wenger says Alexis is not fat, but not quite ready either
- September 11, 2017

After back to back defeats, Arsenal bounced back to earn all three points in the Premier League by beating Bournemouth 3-0 at home. "He is still a bit short physically". "He's a guy who has a huge physical potential. I liked his second goal today because it was the clean finish of a goalscorer". It was a serious performance. (more...)
Coutinho doesn't want to play for Liverpool in Champions League
- September 11, 2017

They have endured a run of only two trophy wins in eleven years. "[Leaving Coutinho out against Man City ] was a decision made with the season in mind", Klopp said , as reported on LiverpoolFC.com . It stands to reason that Coutinho will be involved in some capacity against Sevilla , then, but Klopp has also called for more from his team than was on show at the Etihad, regardless of who is involved, per the club site. (more...)
Morata wants Chelsea chant stopped Morata wants Chelsea chant stopped
- September 11, 2017

Morata scored his third goal for Chelsea since his club record move from Real Madrid to open the scoring. Fans were keen to make their adulation of the Spain worldwide known by chanting his name at the King Power Stadium, while also taking aim at London rivals Tottenham Hotspur . (more...)
Cesc Fabregas eagerly awaiting Chelsea's return to the Champions League Cesc Fabregas eagerly awaiting Chelsea's return to the Champions League
- September 11, 2017

He said , "Manchester United have a good Champions League group, as they often do, and I'm convinced they'll go further than all of our other teams in the competition". I don't like to watch the games on TV, I just want to be on the pitch. "This season, it will be different because we play on Tuesdays and Wednesdays but we have a lot of good players". (more...)
Herrera has UCL warning for Man United Herrera has UCL warning for Man United
- September 11, 2017

United will continue a busy month of matches on Tuesday when FC Basel visit Old Trafford in our first Champions League group game of the season, and Herrera insists it feels great to be back in the most prestigious cup competition in club football. (more...)
Allen Robinson out, ACL is fear Allen Robinson out, ACL is fear
- September 11, 2017

While the Texans move into their season after the storm, the Jaguars will have to leave their family and friends behind to head to Houston as Hurricane Irma approaches Florida. "I'll be able to tell my grandkids about that", Fowler said of Campbell's performance. Before the season-opening game, the Texans honored first responders who served during Harvey and held a moment of silence for those who lost their lives, according to ESPN . (more...)
Arsene Wenger questions Neymar motive for Paris Saint-Germain move Arsene Wenger questions Neymar motive for Paris Saint-Germain move
- September 11, 2017

The Brazil global left Barcelona to join PSG in a world record €222 million transfer over the summer, where he will form a front three with Edinson Cavani and Kylian Mbappe . He has had a hand in eight league goals so far, but his new "MCN" partnership, as the French press has dubbed it, has still not proved itself at the highest level in the same way as his "MSN" coupling with Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi had at Barca. (more...)
Conor McGregor faces lawsuit from Nate Diaz news conference Conor McGregor faces lawsuit from Nate Diaz news conference
- September 11, 2017

The incident occurred in a pre-fight press conference ahead of his UFC bout with Nate Diaz on August 17, 2016 at the Copperfield Theatre in Vegas. The two fighters began throwing water bottles at each other when things got heated during the press conference. (more...)
Texans Defense Struggles Versus Jags; Hope To Rebound Thursday Texans Defense Struggles Versus Jags; Hope To Rebound Thursday
- September 11, 2017

This win is the flawless way for the Jaguars to begin the season. Houston , which will start Tom Savage at quarterback, welcomes back the city's hero, All-Pro defensive end J.J. There are countless people doing incredible things in the wake of the tragedy. On Sunday he took to the field and got the reception he deserved. Veteran Patrick Omameh is set to start at left guard against the Texans . (more...)
Morikawa, Ghim, McNealy all flawless in U.S. 19-7 triumph Morikawa, Ghim, McNealy all flawless in U.S. 19-7 triumph
- September 11, 2017

It was a huge momentum change for us. Maverick McNealy, Collin Monikawa and Doug Ghim led USA with four wins from four matches, an unprecedented feat in a single match. "And it's a great start today, but there's a lot of golf left and those guys are playing awesome so we got to keep the pedal down". Thornberry was 1 down with three holes to play, but won all three, the last when he hit his 6-iron approach shot from 200 yards to inches of the pin at 18. (more...)
Colts struggle in first game of year, lose to Rams 46-9 Colts struggle in first game of year, lose to Rams 46-9
- September 11, 2017

Rams , 46-9. The Colts acquired Brissett from the New England Patriots for receiver Phillip Dorsett on September 2. It makes sense too, as the Colts clearly are not a contender this year and are in the midst of a rebuild, while the team also has lost starting center Ryan Kelly for a few weeks as the offensive line appears to once again have serious question marks. (more...)
Why Harry Kane Can Be Better Than Batistuta - Pochettino Why Harry Kane Can Be Better Than Batistuta - Pochettino
- September 11, 2017

Pochettino heaped praise on the Premier League's reigning Golden Boot victor, likening him to former Argentina team-mate Batistuta, who was the country's all-time leading scorer before Lionel Messi broke the record previous year. "We will go from there". "Only us we can provide the tool for him to grow up and show the quality that he has". We changed, making two substitutions, and changed a little bit the positions in midfield, to have a better control. (more...)
Stephon Tuitt: Pittsburgh Steelers sign DE to six-year deal Stephon Tuitt: Pittsburgh Steelers sign DE to six-year deal
- September 11, 2017

The move was made possible because Heyward and the Steelers worked out a deal with his 2017 salary that converted it into signing bonus and freed up $3 million in cap space. He can play up and down the defensive line in any spot and cannot only rush the quarterback but is exceptional at getting into the backfield to defend the run. (more...)
Alexis Sanchez will win Arsenal fans back, says Wenger Alexis Sanchez will win Arsenal fans back, says Wenger
- September 11, 2017

He assisted Danny Welbeck for the opening goal with a lovely clipped cross, he burst behind the Bournemouth defence on several occasions with deceptive speed and quickness, and was neat and tidy in possession, marshalling the left flank with great assurance and confidence. (more...)
England target Shane Bond as bowling coach for Ashes series England target Shane Bond as bowling coach for Ashes series
- September 11, 2017

Can the current line-up, with Mark Stoneman , Tom Westley and Dawid Malan in the top five, deal with that and provide protection for England's strong middle order? "When we sit down in a week or two to discuss the squad from a batting point of view we will be talking about batters that have played for us in the last 12-18 months". (more...)
Concern for Man City's Ederson after Mane challenge Concern for Man City's Ederson after Mane challenge
- September 11, 2017

City were already leading 1-0 when the incident occurred through Sergio Aguero's opener. He was carried off on a stretcher after receiving treatment on the field for around eight minutes. Emre Can blasted the resulting free kick wide before Salah failed to beat Ederson from close range. The former Benfica stopper was caught in the face by a high foot from Mane, who was subsequently given a straight red card by referee Jonathan Moss. (more...)