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Manchester United can win Premier League title - Eric Bailly


United have kept six clean sheets out of seven Premier League games so far this season and will hope to add to that against Liverpool . After finishing the season last season as the second highest scorer in the league with 25 goals, many questioned whether he could replicate his form on a bigger stage, and he has certainly proved his worth so far. Read More »

Le'Veon Bell wants Steelers to run the ball more


Chris Boswell earned all nine points for the Steelers , converting 3/3 field goal attempts. "I ain't never said YOU were an individual!" Bell's support of Roethlisberger echoes what wide receiver Antonio Brown said on the heels of the quarterback's career-worst 5 interception performance. Read More »

France Football Release 30-Man Shortlist for 2017 Ballon d'Or Award


No individual other than Ronaldo or Lionel Messi have claimed the prize since 2007 when Kaka won after inspiring AC Milan to Champions League glory. Senegalese global Sadio Mane , Tottenham striker Harry Kane and Atletico Madrid winger Antoine Griezmann have been include in the nominees for the 2017 Ballon d'Or award. Read More »

Emre Can 'honoured' by Juventus interest

There had reportedly been problems with contact talks between the German and the club after Liverpool refused to include a release clause. "It's always an honour to receive an offer from such a renowned club", Can said , as reported by ESPN . Read More »

Smith Says Trump Is 'Winning' The National Anthem Debate

One member of an National Football League coaching staff said the general manager asked the position coaches (who are often the lowest-ranked coaches but have the most contact with the players) to "feel out" which players might be thinking of taking a knee and to "talk to them". Read More »

Yan Gomes, Cleveland Indians comeback vs. New York Yankees


Game 4 is scheduled for 7 p.m. ET Monday night in the Big Apple. Final: Indians 9, Yankees 8, and a 2-0 lead in the best of five series for the Tribe. "I have to see how he feels". The American League Cy Young favorite dominated the Yanks during the season with a 5-0 record, a 1.15 ERA and 44 strikeouts. Read More »

Jose Mourinho majorly concerned by Romelu Lukaku's involvement in nothing Belgium clash


Belgium boss Roberto Martinez reveals that there has not been any contact with Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho regarding Marouane Fellaini's situation. "I have not had any communication with Jose Mourinho on the subject of Marouane", The Mirror quotes Martinez as saying. In a post on social media , Belgium said Fellaini has had a scan and will be "out for a couple of weeks". Read More »

Little bit unusual but Kyrgios can go all the way, says Nadal


In the women's single final earlier on Sunday, France's Caroline Garcia beat new world number one Simona Halep 6-4 7-6 (7-3) for her second successive title after victory at the Wuhan Open. The 22-year-old received a point penalty at 2-5 after he engaged in a series of lengthy discussions with the chair umpire during the change of ends. Read More »

Manchester United to nab Emre Can from Liverpool

From Monday through to Thursday, we'll be giving you the chance to vote for your favourite goalkeeper, defenders, midfielders and strikers, before collating the results and revealing YOUR Premier League Liverpool-United XI on Friday. Striker Dalglish, known as "King Kenny" to Liverpool fans, joined the club from Celtic in 1977 and went on to represent them for 13 years, scoring 169 goals in 502 matches. Read More »

Embiid signs 5-year extension


Should he meet the super max criteria over the course of his deal, he could earn as much as $178 million. Despite not earning the top prize, he was named NBA All-Rookie first team a year ago. The deal will include some salary-cap protection for the 76ers should Embiid suffer injury that causes him to miss significant playing time, league sources said. Read More »

Twins, manager Paul Molitor agree on three-year deal


Monetary details for Molitor's last contract were never disclosed, but the three-year deal was believed to have been worth in the vicinity of $4 million. But with Molitor among the front-runners for AL manager of the year, the two sides reached agreement on a new deal less than a week after the season ended. Read More »

High-tech titans teaming up to 'reconnect' Puerto Rico


There is so far zero cellphone coverage on St. John. Google parent Alphabet received approval from the FCC to restore cellular service in Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands through Project Loon . Loon's balloons were able to help out in Peru earlier this year because Loon had established a partnership with Telefonica and they had conducted tests prior to the extreme flooding in the area in May. Read More »

Toni Duggan bumps into Lionel Messi at work


As such, in the unlikely scenario that he does not commit his future to the Blaugrana by the turn of the year, the Camp Nou legend will be free to negotiate with other clubs in January regarding a free transfer in the summer when his deal is due to expire. Read More »

Former Texas A&M star Myles Garrett to make NFL debut vs Jets


When the offense was halted, the Browns turned to their kicking game on two occasions to help get them some points. They know that he brings something to the table for our football team, and we are looking for any spark, opportunity. A quartet of Browns blunders kept the Jets from getting blown out in the first half. NY has also been abysmal against the run, ranking 29th in yards allowed. Read More »

Week Five Cleveland Browns Takeaways


Hogan finished the day 16 of 19 for 192 yards, two touchdowns and one interception. "When you have that many yards, you should have more points". The special teams unit has been surprisingly good this season. The Browns slipped to 0-5 for the second straight season. Although Cleveland wasn't going to win, he did make it interesting as he took a swing pass and weaved his way 41 yards for a touchdown to make the score 17-14! "A couple communication errors , guys were not lined up, just ... Read More »

N'Golo Kante Nominated For Ballon d'Or


The 24-year-old is one of six Premier League players, along with Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea, Philippe Coutinho and Sadio Mane of Liverpool, Manchester City's Kevin de Bruyne and N'Golo Kante of Chelsea, to be nominated. Read More »

Fellaini set to miss time with left knee injury


Speaking to the media on Monday, Martinez said: "Marouane Fellaini , it has been confirmed that he has got ligament damage". Though there has been no confirmation that fans of Manchester United were behind the calls, it seems the only logical explanation for the story. Read More »

India vs Australia 2017, 2nd T20I


India has already won the One Day match series with Australia by 4-1. Here is everything you need to know about the second T20I match between India and Australia . We're doing our best and that's all I can do to the best of my ability. "There are always reasons about why it (collapse) happens". "He knows the opposition very well, he's very calm under pressure the majority of the time". Read More »

ESPN Just Suspended Jemele Hill Over Her Use Of Social Media


At the time, the network said that those comments were did "not represent" ESPN and Hill recognized her actions were "inappropriate". This post was previously published on The Hollywood Reporter . Period", Jones said per the Associated Press . She was not suspended for that tweet, though it did elicit a response from President Trump. ESPN also said Hill acknowledged that her tweets crossed the line. Read More »

Nadal conquers frustrated Kyrgios to win 75th career title


The 31-year-old, champion in 2005, now has six titles for the season, while Kyrgios - who had never met Nadal in a final - must quickly regroup to maintain his slim hopes of playing the season-ending ATP Finals. " Piotr said it was one of the best days of his life but, honestly, I'm not sure which of us had the better day!" "Very long games at the beginning and a good level of tennis", Nadal added. Read More »

Oregon State, coach Gary Andersen 'mutually part'


Gary Andersen is out as the football coach at Oregon State , effective immediately. Andersen was in his third year as the head football coach at Oregon State. OSU is 1-5 and 0-3 in the Pac-12 Conference with its lone win coming over FCS Portland State. It'll likely be a while until Oregon State is as good as it was under previous coach Mike Riley. Read More »

Marouane Fellaini to be sidelined "for a couple of weeks"


And given Liverpool's defensive insecurities, the former Everton man was certain to start at Anfield next Saturday as United look to cause further problems for Jurgen Klopp's side. This news means that Jose Mourinho will be without one of his favourite players of recent weeks, as the Belgian has completed 90 minutes in each of United's past three Premier League games. Read More »

Manchester United forward Romelu Lukaku passed fit for Belgium match


Romelu Lukaku is in line to play for Belgium against Cyprus on Tuesday after coach Roberto Martinez insisted the Manchester United striker is fit. The 24-year-old has scored seven goals in the Premier League so far - the top goalscorer - and has been part of a free-flowing and attack-minded Manchester United side who now sit joint-top in the table. Read More »

Coaches Poll welcomes Washington State and Miami to top 10


It's not too late to salvage the season but there is little doubting the impact of this game. Michigan State Spartans and Michigan Wolverines face off in a college football action on Saturday. Needing a touchdown, MI got one final chance . The defense helped set up the Wolverines' only touchdown with gift-wrapped field possession. The Spartans capitalized with a six-play, 46-yard touchdown drive, capped by a 14-yard TD run by Brian Lewerke , giving the Spartans a lead they wouldn't ... Read More »

Tennessee suspends player who kicked teammate in face


Taylor and freshman offensive lineman Trey Smith got into a scuffle at practice last Thursday, with Taylor kicking Smith in the face. Embattled coach Butch Jones and the Vols (3-2) host SC on Saturday before traveling to No. The 6-foot-4, 254-pound Taylor has started every game this season for the Volunteers, totaling 20 tackles, a sack, a fumble recovery and a forced fumble. Read More »

India win hearts in 1-2 defeat to Colombia


In the country's maiden appearance in any World Cup game, India got a taste of the cut-throat world of global football as they were blanked 3-0 by the United States of America in the tournament's opening night at a almost packed stadium. They should come up with an improved performance against a stronger Colombian unit. The 80th minute was when the historic moment arrived for India as Jeakson got India on a FIFA World Cup scoresheet for the first time. Read More »

Former 49ers QB YA Tittle passes away at age 90


Tittle has been inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, the Edward J. DeBartolo Sr. He began with the All-America Football Conference's Baltimore Colts in 1948 and finished with the NFL's New York Giants . Over his pro career, Tittle was selected to seven Pro Bowls (1953, 1954, 1957, 1959, 1961-1963) and was a four-time First-team All-Pro (1957, 1961-1963). Read More »

O'Brien, Watson Discuss Watt, Mercilus Injuries


Watt left the diversion in the wake of affliction what was later affirmed to be a broken tibial level. While it would be foolhardy to question Watt and the commitment he will showcase in rehabilitating for a return to the field, the growing concern of whether Watt would be diminished when he does come back is worthy of consideration. Read More »

Harper, Zimmerman Heroics Save Nats from Huge Deficit, Series Tied 1-1

What are the keys for the Cubs in order to win the ballgame and gain an edge in the series? Just like that, the Nationals had taken a 6-3 lead. "It's outstanding. "This team has nothing to do with the teams in the past". Lester won his final two starts, allowing one run over 11 innings, after compiling an 8.22 ERA in his previous five games. Read More »