Monday, 21 August 2017
Latest news
Home » Sports

Sports

Guardiola: I hope United win Europa League

Silva returned from a hamstring injury sustained during City's FA Cup semi-final defeat last month to open the scoring and turn in a virtuoso display, while De Bruyne took centre stage after the break with assists for centre-backs Kompany and Otamendi either side of a strike of this own. Read More »

Iwobi: I'm Fit, I Want To Play Against Man United

The Gunners ran out comfortable 2-0 winners over a much-changed United side with one eye on Thursday's Europa League semi-final second leg. Completely bereft of attacking ideas, they paid the price for sitting deep when Granit Xhaka let loose a shot from distance which got a major deflection off Ander Herrera's back to deceive de Gea in the 54th minute. Read More »

Broncos draft pick DeMarcus Walker saw snow for the first time

perth_map

Mckenzie offers the Broncos a shifty and fast wide receiver who also has upside in the return game. Denver still has 6 more picks to either keep or trade. "But you know, he started moving him around and he started going down the stairs and I was thinking, he's so nervous, I hope he doesn't trip". Henderson was added to the team to help stretch the field and provide cushion for Demaryius Thomas and Emmanuel Sanders to run routes underneath the coverage. Read More »

Manchester United ride Rashford goal to beat Celta Vigo

perth_map

There is still a lot of scrutiny around the plans of Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger . We're still in the dark as to what's going to happen with him. "With such disappointing home form, United can have no complaints if they fall short, although Mourinho will no doubt be on hand to offer a conspiracy theory". Read More »

Attorney: Officials denied Hernandez's request for cellmate

perth_map

Insiders say Hernandez requested that he and Kennedy be permitted to share a cell, and became distraught when his request was denied. The lawyer for a MA inmate alleged to be a "close friend" of convicted murderer and former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez called upon a district attorney and lawyers for the former football star to release a copy of the enigmatic third suicide note he left behind. Read More »

Mourinho says Man Utd may not be last

I am a big boy. I think the biggest battle will be Marcus Rashford versus our not very awesome three-man defence - if he plays. A problem on the pitch, the next day is not a problem. "Even though we are still off that a little bit with United , it is still a massive game", Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey said. "I feel as well that in the games where we played well, the system didn't stop us from scoring or creating chances so it would be a bit too easy to put all the offensive ... Read More »

Corey Perry's double-OT goal puts Ducks past Oilers 4-3

perth_map

The game starts at 5pm. Cam Talbot made 54 saves in the losing effort, rescuing the Oilers numerous times . So when Getzlaf found the puck and a sliver of space on the boards in the second overtime of a crucial playoff game Friday night, Perry's feet moved before his thoughts. Read More »

Barcelona defender Gerard Pique: Neymar pure magic

Neymar was in sensational form in his second game back from suspension and nudged Barcelona ahead in the 21st minute after pouncing on a deflected pass from Messi. "Any football fan has to appreciate what Neymar does, which sometimes seems more like ballet than dribbling". "Our pressure was key and we produced a complete performance against a great side", said Luis Enrique after beating Villarreal, who are known to have the second strongest spanish defense. Read More »

Diego Maradona: Argentina legend appointed head coach of UAE's Al-Fujairah

perth_map

Fujairah took to Twitter on Sunday to share a picture of the Argentinian legend holding up their shirt, complete with the caption: "Official: Maradaona is coach of Al-Fujairah". Instead, Maradona will now work somewhat under the football radar in the UAE. He has also been a regular attendee at UAE national games, telling Sport360° last November: "When I was coming back from UAE v Iraq, I felt like I needed to manage a training session immediately, with fury". Read More »

Alvarez to take on unbeaten Golovkin

Canelo Alvarez (49-1-1, 34 KOs) for September 16th. Alvarez vs. Golovkin is expected to be massive draw, so it makes sense for White to pick another date for the UFC star and boxing legend to square off in the boxing ring. Despite a four-inch height advantage and an obvious weight edge after he rehydrated, Chavez was overmatched in his first fight under iconic trainer Ignacio "Nacho" Beristain. Read More »

For LeBron, another Cavs' sweep is within reach

For the Jazz, Gordon Hayward is averaging 22.5 points per game, 4 assists per game and 4.5 rebounds per game, while Rudy Gobert is averaging 14.5 points per game and 12 rebounds per game in this series. This is as close to a must-win game as you can get for Utah. Over 50 percent shooting from both two and three, 19-7.5-6 per night along with three steals a game, he's been showing off the all court game that makes him one of the most valuable weapons in the league. Read More »

Major League Baseball won't suspend Chris Sale for throwing behind Manny Machado

On the next day, Orioles pitcher Kevin Gasuman was ejected after hitting Boston's Xander Bogaerts with a 76 miles per hour curveball, which was thought by many to be accidental. It was his first major league start since October 2, 2015, with Colorado. Jackie Bradley grounded out before Young hit a hard grounder right down the third-base line to tie the game. Read More »

Turnovers, misses need to be remedied in Game 5

perth_map

The Milwaukee Bucks are allowing 31.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 42.3 rebounds per game. After shooting 1 for 6 in the first, Antetokounmpo was a ideal 6 for 6 in the second, scoring 13 points to help the Bucks close the gap. Read More »

Joshua picked the ideal time to take on Klitschko - Lennox Lewis

perth_map

Whilst the build-up to the April 29 fight has been largely cordial, the 27-year-old his extremely confident of his chances against a man 14 years his senior. "I can box Klitschko for 12 rounds, make him miss, make him pay, don't get hit - I can deal with him, trust me". Do you ever have any question about anything you wish to ask and get answer? The pair will be joined by former super-middleweight champion Carl Froch, who returns to the stadium where he set a British boxing post-war ... Read More »

Jose Mourinho: 'The first time I have seen Arsenal fans smile'

Arsene Wenger has insisted that Arsenal will have to be at the top of their game on Sunday at the Emirates regardless of what sort of Manchester United team they could face. Arsenal have already lost six league games in 2017, as many defeats as they suffered in the whole of 2016. He's a big manager, to have that record of winning so many matches is not normal. Read More »

Marlins put Volquez on 10-day DL with right thumb blister

perth_map

With Triple-A New Orleans, he hasn't allowed a single run over the course of his five innings pitched. The Marlins dropped the first two at home and will get back on the diamond on Wednesday in Tampa Bay. Robertson responded with a leadoff drive to center in the bottom half. But the Rays still managed three runs off the right-hander. NOTES: The Rays got 3B Evan Longoria back after he missed two games with plantar fasciitis - he served as the designated hitter, with rookie Daniel Robertson ... Read More »

Kevin Durant explodes for 38 points in Warriors' win

Durant countered with jumpers on three straight possessions to steal back momentum. Utah Jazz Game 3 (live stream online and score below) of the Western Conference semifinals resumes tonight with the GSW leading the series 2-0 in the 2017 National Basketball Association playoffs. Read More »

Conte not underestimating Boro

perth_map

Goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois, though, is fit to play having hurt his ankle in the win over Everton last time out, the same game that saw an injured David Luiz have to come off late on. The May 27 FA Cup final against Arsenal follows the final four Premier League games. "These two big targets for us are very, very important, the most important things for us". Read More »

Eight stats that illustrate Cristiano Ronaldo's mind-boggling Champions League goals record

Cristiano Ronaldo's sensational goal scoring record was hailed as "unique" by boss Zinedine Zidane as his latest hat-trick left Real Madrid on the verge of another Champions League final by thrashing Atletico Madrid 3-0. "Atletico are very strong, they are not in the semi-finals by chance and we have to concentrate on Wednesday". "We were outstanding", he said, quoted on the club's website. Read More »

Celta Vigo can upset Man Utd, insists Nolito

perth_map

Former Manchester City prospect John Guidetti has shown that he still has his former club in his heart ahead of Celta Vigo's Europa League semi-final clash with Manchester United . Manchester United battled to a 1-0 victory over Celta Vigo on Wednesday. United seemed to overpower Celta throughout and Guidetti added: 'I think we have to play a bit quicker. Read More »

French nationals cast their ballot in Quebec a day before presidential showdown

perth_map

It was not immediately clear who was responsible for posting the data, or if any of it was genuine. In a written statement, Macron's political movement En Marche! Hundreds of thousands of emails and documents stolen from the Macron campaign were dumped online and then spread by anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks, leading the candidate to call it an attempt at "democratic destabilisation". Read More »

Kasper Schmeichel linked to Man Utd, Real Madrid

perth_map

Mourinho is adamant he doesn't want speculation to affect the club. The Frenchman has been involved with a number of training ground bust-ups with some of the Saints' top stars, who are unhappy with management style. Schmeichel came through the Manchester City youth programme and had loan spells at Darlington, Bury, Falkirk, Cardiff City, Coventry City and Notts County before moving to Leeds and then Leicester. Read More »

Mourinho: Europa League is the only competition Man Utd hasn't won

To do that, under-fire Wenger will need to finally beat Mourinho in a Premier League match at the 13th time of asking on an afternoon when cameras are sure to be trained on the dugouts. I leave the Emirates and they were crying - walking the streets with heads low. It's a big club. "Overall, you play Man United and it's another big game". Read More »

Valencia, Miranda lift Mariners past Angels 11-3

perth_map

Segura then chopped a single through the left side of the infield to score Motter and Dyson and put Seattle in front. Manager Mike Scioscia said Trout's hamstring has been a little tight. RHP Jesse Chavez (2-4, 4.50) starts for Los Angeles, opposed by LHP Dallas Keuchel (5-0, 1.21). He took the loss on April 17, despite allowing just two runs — one earned — in seven innings as the Angels were blanked 3-0. Read More »

All eyes on Ryan Getzlaf as Oilers/Ducks prepare for crucial Game 5

perth_map

Captain Ryan Getzlaf set up the winning score and finished with two goals and two assists. McDavid was the most unsafe player in the opening minutes with a pair of scoring chances. "If he even has a little bit of time , he can make that pass and make that play". Against the Ducks, he's at +0.8 per game. On the wing, Eberle has dropped from +2.3 per game to 0.0 per game, Lucic from +1.8 per game to +0.4 per game, and Slepyshev from +1.5 per game to 0.0 per game. Read More »

Paul Pogba not prepared to concede target of top-four finish

perth_map

They then travel to Spurs on Sunday hoping that their Champions League aspirations are still in the balance on two fronts. Whether Wenger will register his first ever win against Mourinho in EPL or the Portuguese will routinely salvage a point or "three" against his old foe remains to be seen. Read More »

Vote for your favorite NY craft beer

perth_map

It wasn't until 2010 that he opened the Logan Square brewery, which has gone on to become one of the Brewers Association's top 50 craft brewing companies in the United States. Probably not. Are we all happy that craft beer is booming in the state? While the industry has grown more than 500 percent since 2011, according to the governor's office, Demler said not everybody's gotten the message. Read More »

Gayle slump continues as RCB remain bottom

perth_map

Gavaskar went on to say poor shot selection was not only the domain of Kohli, with others at fault. The shot he played (against KXIP) wasn't exactly a great shot. While Gayle fell on the first ball of the day, after handing an easy catch to Gautam Gambhir at short extra-cover, thanks to a leading edge off the bowling of Umesh Yadav. Read More »

Mourinho Praises Rashford After Celta Vigo Win

perth_map

Marcus Rashfords stunning free-kick 23 minutes from time put Manchester United on the brink of reaching the Europa League final with a hard-fought 1-0 win at Celta Vigo on Thursday. "If Celta was playing with their best team, if Celta was fighting for important things in LaLiga, we would go in the same circumstances". Because of their situation in LaLiga, a comfortable situation, they manage to think just about the Europa League , to rest players, to be in the maximum of their condition ... Read More »

Leake, Carpenter, Adams pace Cardinals past Braves

perth_map

While he allowed a combined five earned runs and nine hits in 11 innings, the Braves also scored 16 runs in those games. Tommy Pham , just recalled from Triple-A Memphis, and Matt Carpenter hit two-run homers. St. Louis starters have a 3.29 ERA, best in the majors. Teheran has given up 17 runs in 15 innings during the home losing streak, allowing five homers, 22 hits and seven walks. Read More »

Tuanzebe debuts as Man United ring changes

perth_map

United have also had their share of injuries at the back, but Mourinho received a boost after naming centre-backs Eric Bailly , Chris Smalling and Phil Jones in the squad for the Europa League semi-final first leg against Celta Vigo. We had much better opportunities to score and we didn't score. Regardless of standing, Arsenal will be looking for a bounce-back game against United . Read More »

Europa League: Rashford Free Kick Puts United One Foot into Final

Arsenal had to overcome early nerves against Manchester United but the 2-0 win was reward for their patience and eventual sharpness in front of goal, manager Arsene Wenger said. "Martial was fresh and he had to give us the last 10 or 15 minutes where we thought we could still score because of plenty of space to play". Three-times European champions United had never reached the last four of the Europa League or its predecessor the UEFA Cup, while Celta were in their first major ... Read More »