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Arsenal don't get fair share of penalties: Wenger

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Despite Arsenal's defeat, Wenger insisted he had no plans to re-enter the transfer market ahead of the August 31st deadline, as he insisted he would only sell players in the next few days. It was a disruption Stoke could ill afford as Arsenal again threatened, just before the half-hour, this time from a set-piece. The reply referred to Mesut Özil, the German midfielder Arsenal signed from Real Madrid in 2013 for £42.4 million (about $55 million), who's been criticized for failing to ... Read More »

Swansea City 0-4 Man Utd - How the Red Devils rated

But Mourinho said he would not judge anything on one match ahead of Saturday's trip to Swansea City . Mourinho feels the biggest difference in his team from a year ago, when he had just taken charge, is in their mentality, although he warned his players they are yet to be tested. Read More »

Premier League Monday Night Soccer: Manchester City vs Everton

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Pep Guardiola: In our home match (last season), we drew with them but we had many chances and missed two penalties... "And just in terms of results, you never got good results when you play the last game on a Monday". "We've played so many games against each other". No. I thought a lot about that, but I didn't find a reason why. Wayne Rooney scored an wonderful goal on his first game back at his childhood club against Kenyan side Gor Mahia in Tanzania. Read More »

Cincinnati Open: Kyrgios, Dimitrov, Muguruza & Halep reach finals

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I'm happy to be there, happy to be in that situation. I wanted to win. "I have the desire", Halep said after her match. "I want to apologies [sic] to the fans for the last match, I'm really disappointed but it is made by me so I take it BUT congrats to Garbine for the great tennis ". Read More »

Chelsea hopeful of beating Liverpool to Southampton star Virgil van Dijk

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Van Dijk was made to train on his own earlier this summer and found himself omitted from two pre-season trips overseas after voicing his desire to depart amid interest from Liverpool , Chelsea and Manchester City . "One, to get more money for the player out of the buying club, in this case Liverpool and two, waiting until confirming a replacement to take over from Van Dijk". Read More »

Nick Saban Couldn't Care Less About Monday's Solar Eclipse

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Coach Saban brought this up at a Press Conference on Saturday after the football team had been practicing. Alabama is just 12 days away from a massive 2017 season opener against Florida State , so I highly doubt Saban and his players will be purchasing the fancy glasses and taking in the spectacle. Read More »

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell close to inking five-year extension

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The deal is expected to be five years in length, which would keep Goodell at the league's helm through at least the 2024 season, per Monday's report . The contract negotiations were first reported by Sports Business Journal . Goodell took over for Paul Tagliabue in 2006. At the same time, Goodell did himself no favors by butting heads with two of the NFL's most powerful and influential owners. Read More »

Australia crowned new king of basketball in FIBA Asia Cup

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Australia earned a place in tomorrow's International Basketball Federation Asia Cup final after a 106-79 victory over New Zealand in Lebanon. "They showed improvement every game". With it all on the line, Iran came out aggressive but the Boomers were too composed and an 8-2 run to start the fourth period clinched the contest. Read More »

Lionel Messi 'seriously considering' exit from Barcelona

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But what is the latest news? Furthermore, Messi's representatives met with counterparts from Manchester City last week at a Barcelona restaurant to gauge his interest in joining the club. "If we want Messi to continue being happy here at Barcelona then we need to get rid of Bartomeu immediately", he tweeted . Yahoo! Sport France's Romain Collet-Gaudin reported Monday Manchester City might be ready to trigger the €300 million (£275 million/$355 million) release clause Messi's ... Read More »

Antonio Conte warns Spurs: Wembley will inspire your opponents

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Conte has made it clear he is desperate to add to some depth to the champions' squad with a Champions League campaign to plot and a defeat against Spurs at Wembley would have increased the pressure on Conte, who signed a new, improved deal without extending the length of his contract, this summer. Read More »

Ex Arsenal Flop Mistakenly Pictured in Breitbart in Story on Migrant Gangs

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Breitbart amended the article with a new image, and added a note from the editor. Breitbart London posted a story that was ostensibly about Jet Ski migrant smuggling in Europe. The photo was taken of Podolski in 2014 just before the start of the World Cup final in Brazil. The gaffe came a day after the website's controversial editor, Steve Bannon , was ejected from the White House as Donald Trump's chief strategist. Read More »

Leeds produce awesome gesture after Chris Wood joins Burnley

However the New Zealand worldwide wants to test himself in the Premier League and Burnley will hope he can quickly find his goalscoring touch in the top flight. Wood told Burnley's website: "This is a club that wants to stay in the Premier League for years to come and it's going that way". " That environment we've set certainly gives everyone a base to get better and develop ". Read More »

United States launches probe over China's intellectual property practices

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The move comes after U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday signed an executive memorandum directing Lighthizer to consider the possible initiation of an investigation, signaling his administration's tough trade stance against China. -based Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE), told Xinhua in a recent interview. "If China and the USA start a trade war, then North Korea will benefit". Read More »

Manchester City vs Everton live streaming and TV information

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Manchester City's attack took 70 minutes to score against Brighton. But, Guardiola said that the German will be eased into the side slowly, and is likely to spend some more time on the sidelines to build his fitness. Everton's manager Ronald Koeman after the victory over Stoke to open the season: "I'm happy with the points". Ilkay Gundogan made his return to football in the friendly against Girona and is in contention to be on the bench against Everton . Read More »

Arsenal Loan Out Defensive Pair

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Former England global Jenkinson, 25, has been surplus to requirements at Arsenal and played just five games for the Gunners last season. "The defensive pair bolster the options for manager Harry Redknapp and are eligible for cup competitions", a statement read on Birmingham's official site . Read More »

Ibrahimovic fighting fit for possible Manchester United return

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It's been widely reported in recent weeks that the 35-year-old would return to United when he completed his rehabilitation and that is now as good as confirmed. Zlatan Ibrahimovic looks to have recovered from his knee ligament damage after he was seen leaping from a luxury yacht on the French Riviera this week. Read More »

Qld in the ring for Horn v Pacquiao II

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The most anticipated rematch in Australian boxing between world champion Jeff Horn and Manny Pacquiao is set to go ahead on Australian shores, after Pacquiao finally agreed to the rematch. Horn's surprise welterweight victory over Pacquiao allowed the Filipino to trigger a rematch clause. "We need a lead time if we're going to promote this event to its fullest". Read More »

Will Power takes Pocono victory after masterful recovery drive

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There were just three cautions with the last one the result of a crash involving James Hinchcliffe and JR Hildebrand. IndyCar standings: Josef Newgarden (USA) 494 pts, Scott Dixon (NZ) 476, Helio Castroneves (Brazil) 472, Simon Pagenaud (France) 468, Will Power (Australia) 452. Read More »

Marcel Siem enjoying home comforts as Paul Dunne bows out

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Speaking afterwards, Otaegui explained that he was delighted to have won for the first time at an event as prestigious as the Paul Lawrie Match Play. He will face Thomas Detry - a 3 and 1 victor against Nacho Elvira - in the last 16. "It would be very special for me". Canizares, who knocked out the tournament's host Paul Lawrie on Friday, battled past Ireland's Paul Dunne at the 21st hole in an even contest which saw both players card three birdies and booked himself a quarter-final ... Read More »

Manchester City v Everton

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Everton last won back to back matches against Manchester City in May 2011, when they won four in a row. But the match against Everton is going to be a lot tougher, as The Toffees were one of the most improved teams in the league this summer, and are not going to make things easy for the Citizens. Read More »

Scoring Man United already looks team to beat in EPL

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He is still recovering from an injury and might be fit for selection next month. MANCHESTER UNITED hammered Swansea 4-0 today, but how did each player get on? "The players that I have in the squad nobody is in doubt". "Last season through the work we won", Conte said. "Honestly, I think if he was on the bench and if he comes [on] for the last 15 or 20 minutes when the space is there, I think he would do the same as the other guys did". Read More »

Entrance test to IITs to completely go online from 2018

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Students who want to study in the top engineering institutes have to clear JEE (Main) exam to qualify for JEE Advanced . The Joint Admission Board ( JAB ), responsible for laying down the policy for the examination, took the decision on Sunday. Read More »

Blue Jays fall 4-3 to Cubs

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They got Alex Avila in a trade with Detroit last month, but the addition of Rivera gives them more insurance at the position. In the sixth, catcher Miguel Montero proved that, actually, you can go home again, slamming a solo homer deep into the left-centre field bleachers to tie the game. Read More »

Twins postgame: Miguel Sano has a sore left shin

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Gimenez and Dozier added solo home runs in the fifth inning against the Arizona bullpen. With ample run support, Bartolo Colon was afforded the chance to work through some mid-inning struggles and lasted six frames even after allowing three homers in the fourth and fifth innings. Read More »

Jose Mourinho takes aim at Chelsea claiming they are title favourites

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We go to every match trying to win. "If we don't win, we don't win". 'They are becoming more of a Mourinho team, where there is athleticism and power and they are strong on the counter. When I look to the last match, I like many things. Probably the player I was looking for was a player that allows me to play with three in the [forward line] with three at the back and have a wing-back. Read More »

Saints-Chargers preseason matchup could be historic

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Alvin Kamara ran for a 50-yard touchdown and the New Orleans Saints beat the Los Angeles Chargers 13-7 on Sunday night. Kamara burst off the left side for a touchdown on New Orleans' first play from scrimmage. Chase Daniel started at quarterback for thew Saints and played the entire first half. Pittsburgh receiver Martavis Bryant played his first game more than 18 months. Read More »

Pittsburgh Steelers look to keep improving against Atlanta

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The Saints come into this game banged up, with cornerback Delvin Breaux out 4-6 weeks due to a fractured fibula and center Max Unger out with a foot injury . James Conner added 11 yards on four carries. The Falcons dropped their preseason opener 23-20 to the Dolphins while the Steelers looked stout in their 20-12 victory over the Giants. Read More »

Chelsea's Eden Hazard, Tiemoue Bakayoko step up recoveries in friendly

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Pedro missed the defeat to Burnley last weekend due to an ankle injury sustained in the Community Shield against Arsenal and Conte is unsure if he will be available. In his pre-match press conference, Conte said: 'Bakayoko is improving very well but is not at the top of physical condition but I think he could be in contention for the game. Read More »

Pennsylvania Junior League World Series outfielder makes insane catch

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Chinese Taipei's manager argued that the ball was already over the fence when the catch was made, and the umpires reconsidered and called the ball a home run. That kid is going places. During the Junior League World Series in Taylor, Mich., on Sunday, Regenye made an awesome catch and took a home run away from a batter from Chinese Taipei. Read More »

Lennox Lewis: Floyd Mayweather Jr, Conor McGregor fight "a farce"

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Quizzed on whether he thinks Mayweather will deliver an ultimate blow to McGregor , he said: "I don't think so". I'm not trying to take that away from him. If McGregor moves forwards too much or overcommits to combinations, he will get knocked out, just like Ricky Hatton did. Wanna know something that's even more embarrassing? I don't know what changed but I'm glad it did. Read More »