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I need Yaya Toure and the team needs him, says Pep


Fresh doubts have been raised about the former Ivory Coast international's future at the Etihad Stadium, particularly as Guardiola refused to confirm whether he will select the player when City visit Watford on Saturday. I admire him for what he has done in his career. Asked if Toure could feature, Guardiola said: "We will see". He is an exceptional player. Guardiola is aware he will have to use the full extent of his squad as fixtures come thick and fast. Read More »

Broncos DE Crick to undergo back surgery


The Seahawks released him just before the season after acquiring former Jets lineman Sheldon Richardson . In 16 games (15 starts), he totaled 53 tackles, three sacks and six pass-breakups. "I wouldn't say a setback". "We want to get him totally healthy so he can help us in the future". Crick spent his first four seasons with the Houston Texans, starting 31 of 32 games in 2014-15. Read More »

Ricciardo targets Singapore domination after Friday sweep


All but two of the races in Singapore have been won from pole and Hamilton is on a roll, having won three of the last four grands prix. "I believe Singapore won't be our only chance but is one of our best chances of a win in the second half of the season", said Australian Daniel Ricciardo . Read More »

Four subplots from Friday at the Evian Championship


The Swede is tied for third at five under after a round that included six birdies and an eagle on the par-5 15th. Lydia Ko's made the most of the Evian Championship's false start to be inside the top 10 after the opening round in France. Read More »

Korea Open: Sindhu reaches semis, Sameer loses in quarters


PV Sindhu eventually found her rhythm and edged her Japanese opponent 21-19 in the first game. Playing her first tournament after the Glasgow Championship, Sindhu had to dig deep before outlasting the World No. It went to16-all. Sindhu took the next three points to be ahead at 19-16 lead. She even managed to take an 11-9 with a attractive cross-court drop shot that left Mitani stranded. Read More »

Vikings still optimistic that Sam Bradford will play vs. Steelers


Bradford on Tuesday had an MRI on the knee after another source told ESPN that the quarterback had experienced swelling, some pain and discomfort in the left knee after Monday night's victory over the New Orleans Saints . Bradford was on the field and making throws at Friday's practice. When asked if he could confirm the report that Bradford had an MRI, Zimmer seemed exasperated. Read More »

Lukas Podolski reacts to Alexis Sanchez's goal in Arsenal v Cologne

City are very confident of finally landing a player they first went for in 2011 before he eventually opted for Barcelona, and will save themselves as much as £60million, the amount Arsenal agreed to sell him for before reneging when Thomas Lemar turned down a move to the Emirates. Read More »

Manchester United will miss Pogba, admits Mourinho


After an up and down first season back at the club, Pogba has started the current campaign well, with a calmer confidence in his game and without the pressure to create something every time he touches the ball. "I don't know", said Mourinho when asked how long Pogba would be out for ahead of the Everton game. We have previously lost players during crucial moments. Read More »

Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata: This team can win Champions League

Linked to Real Madrid among others, the Belgian worldwide was being quizzed about Chelsea's potential status as a Champions League favourite. It is no coincidence that Hazard's two best seasons in a Chelsea shirt since he moved to the club in 2012 have come in their title-winning campaigns in 2014-15 and 2016-17. Read More »

NBA commissioner may soon have power to fine teams for resting players


Commissioner Adam Silver has been keen to bring in a change for the draft lottery to deter teams from tanking games in order to gain a better opportunity at receiving a high draft pick. At the apex of the Philadelphia 76ers ' tanking saga, the board of governors voted down a somewhat more liberal proposal on lottery reform in 2014. Read More »

Manchester United coach Jose Mourinho frustrated by Stoke City stalemate


It's still the beginning and I will try to do my best. The 24-year-old had earlier fired the visitors into a 2-1 lead, only for Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting to quickly restore parity from a corner for his second of the match. "He knows the mistake. Talking about stupid things is for stupid people", he said. Eighteen minutes from time Mourinho went for the jugular by introducing Martial and Mata for Rashford and Herrera. Read More »

Billy Joe Saunders' son punches opponent Willie Monroe Jr at weigh


Billy Joe Saunders' son certainly isn't afraid of a scrap ... Saunders' son wasn't having any of that, though, so he made a decision to punch Monroe below the belt before delivering a kick as he was dragged off the stage by security. thought his latest weigh-in for an upcoming fight would be just like the others, but he ended getting more than what he bargained for. 28-year-0ld English traveller Saunders is looking to defend the belt he took from Ireland Andy Lee in December 2015 for ... Read More »

Europa League: Crowd safety delays Arsenal-Cologne kick-off


Metropolitan Police issued a statement after the match saying there were "no reports of any significant incidents". Police said despite the crowd size, they made no arrests during the march. Arsene Wenger has explained why he brought Sead Kolasinac on at half-time and how the Bosnian helped Alexis Sanchez thrive during Arsenal's 3-1 win over FC Koln ( via The Metro ). Read More »

Arsenal probe fan chaos during Europa clash with Cologne


The match got delayed by an hour due to the ruckus. A much-changed Gunners line-up looked woeful in the first-half at the Emirates when they failed to create any clear cut chances apart from two headers which were comfortably gathered by the opposition goalkeeper. Read More »

Ezekiel Elliott suspension: National Football League seeks emergency ruling to stop injunction


If the league's request is denied by the court that grants a highly expedited briefing schedule for the NFL's appeal of the injunction, Elliott's suspension is going to start later in the season, if the league prevails on that appeal. Elliott. The league disputes that, saying the sport's collectively bargained disciplinary procedures were followed. "The court not only entertained a blatantly prematurely challenge, but then found a likelihood of success in a procedural challenge to the ... Read More »

Colts to switch to Brissett at QB


Tolzien , on the other hand, went 9-for-18 passing for just 128 yards while throwing two interceptions for touchdowns. The Colts failed to convert a third-down opportunity in their 46-9 loss against the Rams. Brissett completed 2 of his 3 pass attempts in mop-up duty during Sunday's game in Los Angeles, with one of those attempts resulting in a 50-yard completion with wide receiver Donte Moncrief . Read More »

Jose Mourinho Provides Injury Updates On Manchester United Defensive Duo


Mourinho said: "I just know that it's a muscular injury and he's out for the weekend match". The Red Devils' medicals staff, in fact, had advised Pogba on how he could have strengthened his muscles preventing muscle injuries. "But the dynamic has changed since the end of last season". The Spaniard's father, who played for the La Liga club, was their sporting director. But Mourinho spotted the visitor and recognised his links to their rivals, and ordered Herrera into his office to give ... Read More »

Active Stock Picking: Opko Health Inc (OPK)


Other hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the company. Exencial Wealth Advisors LLC boosted its stake in Opko Health by 10.0% in the fourth quarter. Net profit margin of the company was recorded at -6.5 percent, operating profit margin was -12 percent, while gross profit margin stands at 47.4 percent. Read More »

Pete Carroll says Thomas Rawls 'prepared to go' for Seahawks on Sunday


Quarterback pressure Neither the 49ers nor Seattle Seahawks scored a touchdown in their respective, season-opening losses. The players on the Seahawks defensive front are sure to be collectively salivating at the thought of facing the interior of San Francisco's offensive line, which was dominated by Kawann Short and the opener. Read More »

Indians' record-breaking streak 'unfathomable' to Browns' Paul DePodesta


I've had my own 27-game winning streak in the National Basketball Association before - it's a lot of pressure winning every night. The Cleveland Indians may be shattering baseball records, but their stadium is still not selling out. While home teams do win more often than not in baseball, home-field advantage is a smaller deal for MLB than it is in other sports . That's always been a special feeling for me. Read More »

Liverpool's Sadio Mane will not change style despite ban


He said: "Honestly, I think the next time I will get the ball before him, I will do my best". He added: "My intention was not to hurt the goalkeeper". Mane: "Honestly, I was focusing more on the goalkeeper than the card so when I saw the red card I was surprised because I was expecting maybe a yellow card". Read More »

Cleveland Browns head to Baltimore to face Ravens: Game preview


The Browns had a tough draw right out of the gate in the 2017 National Football League campaign with Kizer and company facing arguably one of the best teams in the AFC, the division rival Pittsburgh Steelers. Joe Flacco is completing 52.9 percent of his passes for 121 yards, one touchdown and one interception. Houston is projected to score only 16.75 points, initially listed as a 5-point underdog for a Thursday night game with an over/under of 38.5 - possibly the lowest over/under we'll see ... Read More »

LaVar Ball plans to design his own Big Baller Brand $1500 shoe


Or, how about, "To me, 'Zo is the best player in the world..." LaVar told the man, as he was driven to tears by the kind gesture. On Wednesday, one video was shared through social media platforms of Ball gifting his handyman a new truck. "He's been working a long time trying to make ends meet". Maybe even more significantly, Ball also gave Felipe a full-time job as a property manager for the Big Baller Brand, per ESPN . Read More »

Singapore agrees new four-year deal


Williams Martini Racing driver Felipe Massa is hoping to pick up a much-needed strong result for the Grove based squad at the Singapore Grand Prix this weekend, with the British team having so far not performed up to their expectations across the 2017 season. Read More »

Was that the best Man City performance of the Guardiola era?


Guardiola, a two-time victor as a coach with Barcelona, made clear there is no room for complacency in a Group F campaign that begins with the Dutch champions and also features Napoli and Shakhtar Donetsk. Stones, speaking alongside Guardiola at the pre-match press conference, said: " Ederson has got on with it straight away". City took its foot off the accelerator for the last half hour and Feyenoord looked a little more solid at the back after reverting to its more trusted four-man ... Read More »

Right time to face Arsenal is now- Courtois

Past year it didn't work out against Liverpool and Arsenal, but this season we have already won at Tottenham. "We have shown good spirit, good football and good wins most importantly of all", he added. The Gunners have struggled for form and have taken just six points from their opening four games, losing two of them. "We are playing at home, it will be a great game and hopefully Chelsea will be the victor ". Read More »

Wenger feared Europa League clash would be called off amid fan chaos


Extra police were sent to the stadium to deal with disorder after thousands of Cologne fans turned up ahead of the match. Arsene Wenger's men, fifth in the Premier League last season - their first finish outside the top four since 1995-96 - take on German side Cologne on Thursday at the Emirates Stadium in London. Read More »

Trump says his tax cuts are not for the rich


Vice President Mike Pence , who traveled separately to Florida, handed out food alongside the president and first lady. "I am going to aggressively demand answers on how this tragic event took place", Scott said in a statement. Trump, for the second time in as many weeks, showed off his "yuuuuge" hands by breaking a pair of rubber gloves. ( CNN ) - President Donald Trump , pressed on whether back-to-back deadly hurricanes have changed his views on climate change , dodged the ... Read More »

Handscomb called into ODI squad for injured Finch


The physio, however, said Finch will remain with the side. Due to Finch's injury, Victorian batsman Handscomb has been called up to the ODI squad. Australian media have started playing dirty once again ahead of the upcoming limited over series against India, consisting of five ODIs and three T20Is. Read More »

Puneri Paltan crush Haryana Steelers


Puneri Paltan scored their fourth tackle point of the night as they led 5-4 after 11 minutes. In the seventh minute they forced a super tackle and Ajay Kumar scored the first raid point as they trailed 3-4. Haryana inflicted an all-out in the 15th minute to lead 14-7. The match against Jaipur Pink Panthers on Thursday reached 27-27. Bengaluru Bulls inflicted the first all out of the match as they led 17-13 in the 30th minute. Read More »

Pakistan vs World XI, Live Score, 3rd T20I Match, Independence Cup, 2017


Paul Collingwood says he feels like a "kid at Christmas" to be playing global cricket again and has praised the level of security for the World XI players on their brief trip to Pakistan . Cricket West Indies (CWI) announced last month it was in discussions with the PCB over the staging of the series in Pakistan . The final featured number of overseas players while the likes of Kevin Pietersen and Luke Wright pulled out of the summit clash. Read More »

Your Chelsea-Arsenal combined XI revealed

Craig Bellamy does not believe that Arsenal stand a chance against Chelsea this Sunday, report the Metro . Qarabag starting XI: Sehic, Medvedev, Sadiqov, Huseynov, Jeznicak, Qarayev, Almeyda, Gerrye, Micel, Enrike, Ndlovu. Arsenal have failed to beat Chelsea at Stamford Bridge since a 5-3 victory in 2011. "They know they lost two games against us that they were not happy to lose, so this is something we have to use to our advantage". Read More »