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Jose Mourinho demands more 'respect' after humbling defeat

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In his third, Mourinho clashed with almost everyone - his players, other coaches, referees, journalists - and would eventually step down, calling the season " the worst of my career ". "Do you know what this means?" he asked while holding up three fingers (h/t BBC). "Three for me and two for them", he said, referencing Pep Guardiola and Manuel Pellegrini's English top-flight titles. Read More »

Aaron Rodgers signs 4-year extension

The NFL Network's James Jones announced on Twitter that Rodgers and the Packers have agreed to terms on a four-year extension worth $33.5 million in new money, plus incentives per year. Rodgers will reportedly receive more than $80m by March. And Rodgers apparently will get a lot of that money soon. Rapoport adds that there is a $57.5 million signing bonus on the deal. Read More »

Pavan finishes with a flourish to deny Harrington Prague title

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Irish veteran Harrington, who won the British Open in 2007 and 2008 and the U.S. PGA Championship in 2008, is chasing his first European Tour win since the 2016 Portugal Masters. I get my fair share of wins, but it wasn't my day today. "I'm definitely looking forward to playing with Padraig tomorrow", Pavan said. He made a simple par on the final green to secure his maiden top-level victory, after four previous wins on the second-tier Challenge Tour. Read More »

Murray back in winning groove at US Open

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He was a break up on Nadal at 4-3 in the second set having lost the opener 6-3 in steamy conditions on Arthur Ashe Stadium but was clearly struggling with a left calf injury and decided he could no longer continue. After his 6-3 6-2 7-5 victory, the 33-year-old said: "There is a lot of question marks of how my body will be right, how mentally I will be right". Read More »

Barcelona Striker Completes Move To Borussia Dortmund

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Alcacer completed a medical in Dortmund on Tuesday ahead of the move and the 24-year-old will be given the No 9 shirt at Signal Iduna Park . Following Alcacer's arrival at Dortmund, the club now boasts a 30-man squad, and players including Japan worldwide Shinji Kagawa, defender Omer Toprak and youngsters Alexander Isak and Dzenis Burnic could leave the club before the transfer window closes on Friday. Read More »

Real Madrid reignite interest in Manchester City forward Raheem Sterling?

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Mariano left Madrid for Lyon past year in a reported €8million deal and the Ligue 1 side's president Jean-Michel Aulas denied reports the transfer included a buy-back option last November. Castro, who was speaking at a ceremony marking 11 years since Sevilla player Antonio Puerta died during a game, added: " Lyon had an agreement with Real". Read More »

Yaya Toure 'has passed a medical in London', claims agent

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He wrote: 'Toure has passed a medical in London . Celtic fans are hopeful that Dmitri Seluk's tweet on Yaya Toure suggests that the midfielder could be heading to Parkhead. And Crystal Palace were ruled out on rather more spurious grounds, Seluk referencing the famous incident where Toure was unhappy that City failed to mark his birthday in appropriate fashion. Read More »

Sports News, Hawaii defeats South Korea, wins LL title

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As he rounded the bases and headed home, his teammates poured out of the dugout in a pack led by pitcher Ka'olu Holt and formed a huddle around home plate. Hawaii has all of its pitching available and is the only team on the USA side of the bracket with more than one home run. It is now one of seven USA states with at least three LLWS titles. Read More »

Stars discuss Zinedine Zidane replacing Jose Mourinho

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He stormed out of his postgame news conference after saying he had won more Premier League titles than all the other active managers combined, and repeating the word "respect" over and over as he left the room. "I gave a list of five players who interest me to the club months ago but none have came in", Mourinho said during the summer. Mourinho's relationship with key players appears fractured. Read More »

Phillies rough up Estrada early, halt Blue Jays' season-best win streak

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He pitched just 36 innings over eight starts in 2017 due to a nagging blister. "I'm good enough to be out there and I don't plan on missing anything", he said. And not even the offensive heroics of Kendrys Morales could bring the Jays back. "If someone's better than me, I'll pack my bags and go home", Tulowitzki said. Read More »

Trump welcomes Federation Internationale de Football Association chief Infantino, gives press red card

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Federation Internationale de Football Association president Gianni Infantino paid US President Donald Trump a visit at the White House on Tuesday to discuss the US World Cup in 2026. "I like that! I like that". I'm not sure, we'll see. "I have to also thank Bob Kraft". In June it was announced that the United States, Mexico, and Canada will jointly hold the 2026 games. Read More »

Asian Games: Indian Women's Hockey team beat Thailand 5-0

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Hur Jae, who calls the shots for the sweet-shooting Koreans, told a handful of Manila-based scribes that the 6-5 Clarkson, a main guy on the Cleveland Cavaliers rotation, is who concerns them the most in the game set Monday at 10 a.m. "We'll have to make a decision whether we double team him or we just play him single coverage cause if you double team or if you collapse, the other Korean players are going to get involved in the offense with the three-point shots", Guiao said. Read More »

Tottenham Hotspur embarrass Manchester United 3-0 at Old Trafford

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Meanwhile, every paper in existence (probably) reported on his spectacular post-match press conference, in which he called for "respect" while highlighting the three Premier League titles he has won. After the match, Mourinho praised not only the fans for applauding the team, but also the players for giving a great effort, not something heard often from the Portuguese manager who is frequently harsh on his own players. Read More »

Sam Allardyce gave his surprising take on Manchester United after Spurs loss

At full-time, Mourinho walked on the pitched and grabbed a word with Shaw to try and raise his spirits, having been hugely impressed with his start to the new Premier League season. And despite an encouraging first half against Mauricio Pochettino's side, Shaw admitted afterwards the team, who along with under-fire manager Jose Mourinho were applauded off the pitch by the home supporters, had not been good enough. Read More »

Nike Responds to Serena Williams' Catsuit Ban

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Serena Williams was disappointed she didn't get to say goodbye to her daughter before heading to Flushing Meadows to play in the U.S. Open for the first time in two years Monday night. Users on Twitter have since rallied around Williams , criticizing the president and his ban. "I believe we have sometimes gone too far". 'I feel like if they know that some things are for health reasons, then there's no way that they wouldn't be okay with it, so I think it's fine, ' she said. Read More »

Quincy Pondexter, San Antonio Spurs agree to 1-year deal

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Ginobili's retirement signals the final end of an era at San Antonio where he was a key pillar of championship-winning teams alongside Tim Duncan (retired) and Tony Parker , who left the team last month. Indeed, getting enshrined in the Basketball Hall of Fame would seem like a certainty for Ginobili. Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr added: "One of the all time greats". Read More »

Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson vows to carry on dribbling in Premier League

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Alisson also showed another side of his game, coming off his line to meet a back-pass under pressure from Anthony Knockaert , chipping it over the Brighton winger and laying off a pass to Virgil van Dijk. Brighton, 3-2 winners over Manchester United last time out, offered little in the way of attacking threat. This marks a third consecutive match with the same starting XI, and a 23 successive league game at Anfield in which the Reds have not lost, with the last seven of those resulting ... Read More »

Real Madrid boss explains Courtois exclusion for Girona match

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Bale provided the goal of the match after Isco's lovely pass before Benzema sealed the points 10 minutes from time . After signing from Chelsea for £35million, Courtois has watched Madrid's opening two league encounters as a substitute, with Keylor Navas taking up the starting spot against both Getafe and Girona . Read More »

How Anthony Martial reacted to being axed by Mourinho vs Spurs

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Mourinho held three fingers up. "3-0, 3-0. Do you know what this is? 3-0". "I won more Premierships alone than the other 19 managers together". Spurs , who didn't sign a single player in the summer, have so far bagged back-to-back wins over Newcastle and Fulham, and should they topple the Red Devils, they'll accumulate three top-flight wins out of three at the start of a campaign for the first time in nine years. Read More »

Odell Beckham Jr. Might Receive New Contract Before Giants Season Opener

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Beckham has been seeking a new deal for some financial security for a while now, and it seems that getting a new contract before the start of the regular season was something he really preferred. Through his first four games of the season, Beckham totaled 302 yards with 25 catches and three touchdowns. It's a matter of time. "Just like everything in life, it's timing", per Raanan. Read More »

Manu Ginobili Announces Retirement From NBA

He has spent each of his 16 NBA seasons in San Antonio since being drafted by the Spurs 57th overall in the 1999 NBA Draft. "Way beyond my wildest dreams". When you combine Ginobili's NBA and worldwide successes, it's hard to imagine him not making the Basketball Hall of Fame in the near future. Ginobili played 1,057 regular season and 218 playoff games with the Spurs, ranking in the franchise's top five all-time in games, points (14,043), assists (4,001) and steals (1,392). Read More »

Manchester United Vs. Tottenham Live Stream

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In what was an interesting, intense and somewhat uncomfortable moment after the final whistle, Mourinho raced over the Stretford End to applaud the fans that had stayed for the entire match. Mourinho, in all probability, understands all that and accepts it as part of the job. "By the tactical point of view, we didn't lose, but we lost the game". Read More »

Giants trade offensive lineman to the Vikings

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Not exactly what a team with Super Bowl aspirations like the Vikings wants to be worrying about as they head into the regular season. Shortly after Mike Zimmer announced that center Pat Elflein (ankle/shoulder) likely wouldn't practice this week, the Vikings traded with the Giants for center Brett Jones . Read More »

Jaguars' Marqise Lee Suffers "Serious" Injury, Jalen Ramsey Blames New Helmet Rule

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Robinson was coming off a 2016 season in which he led the Jaguars with 73 catches for 883 yards and six touchdowns. Last season, Lee caught 56 passes for 702 yards and three touchdowns in 14 games in 2017. The injury is the latest setback for Lee in a career that has had several of them. "There are people in that room that I believe will step up", Marrone said. Read More »

Mohamed Salah Takes Aim At Egyptian Football Association

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Egyptian business tycoon Naguib Sawiris called for the resignation of the football association's board members. Rumours of Salah planning to retire from global duty followed Egypt's exit but he took to social media to downplay them, saying "No tweets, because no problem". Read More »

Odell Beckham Jr. Agrees To Five-Year, $95M Extension With Giants

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The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the Giants have not announced the deal, which comes less than two weeks before the season opener against Jacksonville. Beckham had 101 receptions for 1,367 yards and 10 touchdowns in 2016. Beckham has not played in the preseason after breaking his ankle in October and with the likelihood of a new deal lurking. Read More »

Serena Williams’ ‘Black Panther’ Catsuit Banned by French Open

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According to the United Kingdom newspaper The Independent , he singled out Williams in an interview today, saying, "I believe we have sometimes gone too far. Williams explained that the catsuit issue is moot anyway, as she has since found "other methods" for addressing her circulation concerns. "When it comes to fashion, you don't want to be a repeat offender", she joked on Saturday. Read More »

Flying start for Rohan Dennis in Vuelta

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Having finished my race, I watched his ride on TV and he looked like a machine. Mikel Landa ( Movistar ) who would perhaps have been the favorite in the absence of Froome and Thomas, also misses out after a bad fall in the recent Clasica de San Sebastian, but his Movistar team-mates Nairo Quintana and Alejandro Valverde will compete, though Valverde will probably focus on stage wins rather than overall classification. Read More »

Patriots QB Tom Brady ends radio interview after Alex Guerrero questions

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During Brady's interview with the WEEI program The Kirk and Callahan Show, the quarterback confirmed Guerrero "was with me this last week". One of the biggest National Football League stories of last season was the growing tension in New England between Tom Brady and Bill Belichick , centered at least in part around Brady's relationship with trainer Alex Guerrero . Read More »