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Harry Kane eager to match Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi scoring feats

Madrid's board, however, are against sanctioning improved wages for the player as they have made securing contract renewals for other players such as Sergio Ramos a priority. "If you lose your personal ambition it can get hard". At Tottenham it is Harry. "The more I play, the more I get a sense of what defenders will do at certain times — for example, I went back across through the (defender's) legs for the second goal against Apoel; little things like that". Read More »

Mom, daughter dead in hit-run on dark, 4-lane Warden Ave


The woman, 33, and the child were transported to a trauma centre but pronounced dead shortly after. A police spokesperson told Global News Wednesday night the victims were a mother and daughter. Joe McDougall. The 33-year-old woman was then struck again by a different auto. According to police, the vehicle was a 2006-2011 dark-coloured Honda Civic. Read More »

Romelu Lukaku A 'Bargain' At £75m Says Roy Keane

Roy Keane claims Manchester United got themselves a bargain by landing Romelu Lukaku at £75m. Although the former United captain clearly thinks highly of the club's new number nine, Keane also added that Lukaku will need to continue his prolific rate of scoring when Jose Mourinho's side face stronger opposition in the weeks and months ahead. Read More »

Which country has scored the most goals for your Premier League team?


The Spanish influence at Chelsea this season has been astonishing: 15 of their last 16 Premier League goals have been either scored or set up by someone from Spain. Income from worldwide TV rights 25 years ago was negligible, so the clubs agreed to share that money equally, while only a third of British TV income is divided equally, the other two-thirds shared according to where clubs finish in the league and how many times they are shown on television. Read More »

FA to appeal any World Cup ban on Dele Alli


Fabian Delph and Fraser Forster have earned global recalls for the fixtures against Slovenia and Lithuania. The midfielder has suffered two injury-ravaged seasons since joining Manchester City in the summer of 2015, making just 25 Premier League appearances for the club. Read More »

Malaysian Grand Prix: A final farewell to the Sepang circuit

The current contract at the Sepang circuit had been due to expire after next year's race but the Malaysian government and Formula One said in April this year's would be the last.Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said then that declining ticket sales, viewership and tourism were behind the decision. Read More »

Trump to NFL: Change or business is 'going to go to hell'


President Trump in an interview broadcast early Thursday pushed back on criticism that he has been distracted by his feud with National Football League players. On Sunday, some players kneeled during the national anthem , while others locked arms, or waited until the anthem was over before taking the field. Read More »

Vegas Play of the Day: Cubs at Cardinals


After a season of ups and downs and two division rivals that wouldn't go away, the Cubs finally punched their ticket back into the postseason Wednesday. St. Louis rookie Luke Voit hit a pinch-hit home run in the seventh. The Chicago Cubs look to stay hot after winning five of their last seven games. Read More »

Michy Batshuayi thriller helps Chelsea beat Atletico Madrid

Belgium star Hazard dazzled on his return to the Chelsea starting line-up and Antonio Conte's side showed character and composure in abundance as they came from behind to triumph 2-1 and ruin Atleti's maiden European outing at the Wanda Metropolitano. Read More »

Rummenigge: What we saw was not Bayern Munich


SportBild reported on Thursday morning that a meeting will be held later in the day once the travelling party arrives back in Munich . Bild allege that, should Ancelotti be dismissed on Wedesnday, then assistant Willy Sagnol could be taking over first team duties on an interim basis. Read More »

Twins clinch wild card berth with White Sox walk-off


However, as referenced above, they were unable to do that, as they lost 4-2. The Twins know they will play in the American League Wild Card game on October 3, a showdown that will likely come against the New York Yankees barring a stunning collapse by the Boston Red Sox . Read More »

Boeing-Bombardier battle looms over NAFTA talks


He said it's his view Canadian negotiators are prepared to walk away from the Nafta talks over dispute-settlement mechanisms - in particular Chapter 19, which would allow a firm like Bombardier to challenge tariffs imposed by Washington before an independent panel. Read More »

Proteas to bat first, blood two debutants in first Test against Bangladesh


But India have an opportunity, albeit a tough one, to get to the number one spot in the T20s within the next two months. Although Wayne Parnell passed his fitness test, Faf du Plessis said he was unlikely to play. "In the last two years their cricket has really improved". It may generally be one of the flatter pitches in the country, but it will still offer Bangladesh the test that they must be relishing. Read More »

Real Madrid Unwilling to Bend to Cristiano Ronaldo's €25M Wage Demands

While Lloris did not want to compare Kane to Ronaldo and Messi, the shot-stopper said the forward was just as important to Spurs as that duo were to their respective clubs. After he had scored twice in the 3-2 win at West Ham United on Saturday , Mark Noble described him as being "easily worth £100m-plus". Ben Davies was the designated Tottenham player for the pre-Apoel media activity and, obviously, he was asked about Kane. Read More »

Dwayne Wade to reunite with LeBron James


Well, Shams Charania of The Vertical appears to have scooped his old boss once again. Besides the Cavs, the Miami Heat , the San Antonio Spurs and the Oklahoma City Thunder were among teams that pined over Wade. "I had so many different emotions go through my head". LeBron James said while he supports athletes who have expressed their feelings during the national anthem, fans won't see him personally taking a knee. Read More »

Batshuayi strikes late to give Chelsea win at Atletico

Alvaro Morata had added to his impressive start with Chelsea by scoring a second-half equalizer after Atletico had taken the lead before halftime with a penalty converted by Antoine Griezmann . "We scored twice and we deserved to win". "We deserved to win". "Our performance was very good so I am very pleased for my players", the Italian told BT Sport . Read More »

Rick Pitino and Tom Jurich fired by Louisville: Report

Louisville went from being one of five schools with two top-40 prospects committed to join the program in 2018 to having no players committed and a murky future. It is, at least in part, why the AD was shown the door. Postal made clear in the press conference that they will be moving quickly to name an interim head coach and athletic director. Read More »

National Football League in a 'really bad box' after criticism


The team's players, coaches, and owner Jerry Jones all knelt on the field ahead of the national anthem , before rising for The Star-Spangled Banner. Trump has criticized the pre-game displays of dissent, describing them as disrespectful to the American flag. They remained connected as Jordin Sparks sang the national anthem. Read More »

Cubs clinch NL Central title


During the bottom of the second inning of their Major League Baseball match, Addison Russell of the Chicago Cubs crashed straight into the stands trying to save a flyball. "It's not a very good feeling". Thursday is the season-series finale between the Cubs and Cardinals . "Our season is not over". He allowed three earned runs on six hits with one strikeout and two walks over four innings in a 5-4 win at Milwaukee his last start. Read More »

US prepared for North Korea military option


Since Trump won the White House in November, the North has actively tried to understand Trump's political strategies, but is evidently still perplexed, according to the report. The U.S. frequently sends advanced warplanes to the Korean Peninsula for patrols or drills during times of animosity. China would face "the prospect of a re-arming" in the region and enhanced military activities in South Korea and Japan. Read More »

India vs Australia Live Streaming on DD National, Hotstar


The opener of Australia David Warner's 100th ODI is this since 2009 in this 50-over format. Currently, South Africa is at number one position with Australia and India at number two and three respectively. On Wednesday, BCCI shared a video of the Indian bowler practising yorkers in the nets at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore ahead of the 4th ODI between India and Australia . Read More »

Griezmann shoulders blame for Atletico defeat to Chelsea


Antonio Conte reckons Chelsea have been "penalised" by the Premier League fixture schedulers over Saturday's clash with Manchester City. The Brazilian global is serving a three-game domestic ban but he's been passed fit to play in Europe despite breaking his arm against Arsenal earlier this month. Read More »

Still Must Improve - Romelu Lukaku Reacts As Man Utd Drub CSKA Moscow


We started so strong, we surprised them with out attitude. "It was only after the game I watched it [the challenge on Fellaini] on television. I just want to win trophies". Three minutes later and it was job done for Mkhitaryan, with Jesse Lingard coming on to replace him. Mourinho made it clear that he was trying to make it easier for the media, and that he likes to make things easier for journalists whenever he can. Read More »

Mourinho: CSKA were 'surprised' by United


In the first 30 minutes we had four shots, three goals and the goalkeeper made a phenomenal save from Mkhitaryan's first-post shot. "Today we were really strong". "It is something normal in my Champions League career, to be honest I always like to be back because Moscow is a handsome city, so every time I come it's better and better and better so I have to say it's a pleasure ", the Portuguese coach told reporters. Read More »

Trump Tweets: Jerry is a victor, Cowboys helped make progress


After a weekend of NFL protests, Monday night football kicked off with likely the most anticipated moment of the game . Donald Trump praises Jerry Jones by saying he knows how to handle business and believes he will get players will stop kneeling during the National Anthem. Read More »

Lady Gaga fears she won't have babies


And of course, all of this is being filmed for a documentary that will be viewed by thousands and thousands of people. At one moment she's seen sobbing as she tells the camera: "I know I think I can get pregnant, but what are my hips going to do?" The Lady Gaga that took the world by storm nearly 10 years ago may no longer be around, but the woman is a creative genius who is around to stay - even if she's wearing normal clothes and not a meat dress. Read More »

Russell homers, Cubs beat Cardinals 5-1 to clinch NL Central


Russell hit a three-run double in the first inning, then made a food run for a fan in enemy territory while the Cubs beat the St. Louis Cardinals 10-2. After being shut down for six innings, the Cubs reached base seven-consecutive times, scoring five times in the seventh inning to defeat the Cardinals 5-1. Read More »

Donald Trump: 'Big progress being made' after Cowboys' pre-anthem protest


Hundreds of players, coaches and even some executives and owners took part in the demonstration, and now the last two teams to play in Week 3 are the Cowboys and Cardinals . He chastised the players who took a knee and said it was disrespectful to "our Country, Flag and National Anthem". The players eventually made a decision to all kneel at once in the middle of the field before Jordin Sparks sang the anthem. Read More »

UFC 219: Former Champs Dominick Cruz, Carla Esparza Added


Cruz has not been in the Octagon since he dropped the bantamweight title to Cody Garbrandt via unanimous decision at UFC 207. UFC officials announced the 135-pound matchup on Wednesday. Since dropping the belt to Joanna Jedrzejczyk, she has gone 2-1, with the loss being a split decision. Rivera (21-1) will ride an outrageous 20-fight win streak into the contest, which includes five victories inside the UFC. Read More »

Steph Curry also hated that Sports Illustrated cover


One, it did not include former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick , who has been the face of the National Football League protests because he was the first to sit and then take a knee during the anthem to raise awareness of racial inequality and police mistreatment of black people in America. Read More »