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Arsenal can cope with hectic schedule, insists Emery

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The Gunners extended their winning run to eight matches and lead Sporting Lisbon on goal difference at the top of Group E, after the Portuguese side snatched a 2-1 win in Ukraine with two late goals against Vorskla Poltava. "It's not an easy place to arrive when someone's been coaching Arsenal for 22 years". But I don't know each situation in every country. Somewhat surprisingly, Emery opted to take a strong squad to Azerbaijan for the meeting with Qarabag despite the near 5,000-mile ... Read More »

Aussies on notice as Sachin clone plunders debut ton

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Prithvi Shaw (18 years 329 days) is India's second youngest opener after Vijay Mehra, who was 17 years 265 days at Mumbai's Brabourne Stadium against New Zealand in December 1955. Played the same way I have played India A and domestic cricket. "I was just playing the ball on merit and I just kept on going", he said in an interview to the host broadcasters after the day's play. Read More »

Oakland Athletics find fan doused by beer, to send him care package

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If someone wanted to make the argument that Luis Severino was going to struggle in the wildcard game because he was not as good in the second half of the season, OK. But if there is reason for concern, it would be in the team he is facing. He lost 8-2 at Oakland on September 5, allowing six runs - five earned - and six hits in 2 2/3 innings. Read More »

Rafa Benitez reacts to Newcastle's agonising defeat to Man United

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But goals from Juan Mata , Anthony Martial and Alexis Sanchez after the interval helped the Red Devils overturn the two-goal deficit and grab maximum points. It was the players they had on the pitch and the pace, the size, the ability, the power, everything. The former Liverpool manager appeared to hint towards his frustration with a lack of summer transfer activity, saying: "We have more or less the same squad, we changed some players". Read More »

Udinese 0 - 2 Juventus - Match Report & Highlights

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The Portugal forward, who this week has firmly denied allegations of rape made against him, was back in the starting line-up after suspension and struck his fourth league goal of the season soon after Rodrigo Bentancur had notched his first for the Italian giants. Read More »

Hatton in contention despite hitting spectator on head

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The course is one of the three used for the pro-am event. In this latest unfortunate occurrence, the spectator was left with a nasty wound on her forehead after being hit by a wayward tee shot from Englishman Tyrrell Hatton , victor of the pro-am event for the last two years, on the 15th hole at Kingsbarns. Read More »

Lewis Hamilton storms to 80th pole in Japan, Sebastian Vettel eighth

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This then became a bigger issue after a mistake by Vettel on his first hot lap of the session when the rain did eventually reach the track. The Mercedes 1-2 lock-out at the front of the grid is made even sweeter by the knowledge that Hamilton's main rival for the world championship will start from ninth position after Ferrari's tyre miscue at the start of Q3. Read More »

India On Course For a Victory vs Windies After Enforcing Follow-on

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Resuming their first innings on 94 for six at the Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, West Indies were dismissed for 181, almost three-quarters of an hour before lunch, with Roston Chase converting his overnight 27 into a top score of 53 and tail-ender Keemo Paul hitting an aggressive 47. Read More »

Manchester United 3 Newcastle United 2: Sanchez completes stunning turnaround

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The United boss is certain this team will improve and confident of getting back to winning ways against Newcastle, especially if his players display similar effort and commitment to Tuesday's Champions League draw with Valencia. The former England full-back added: "Eventually I've got to stand up and say, "look, I'm not good enough to do this". Here are five potential replacements for Jose Mourinho at Manchester United . Read More »

Manchester United Erase Two-Goal Deficit To Beat Newcastle

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Given that Mourinho is no doubt aware that his side are struggling all over the shop then clearly his remarks show that he doesn't want to play a side who purposely try to make life hard for his team. Germany legend Lothar Matthaus reckons Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba is too preoccupied with himself to be a proper leader . Man United and Newcastle have played each other 166 times in history, of which the Red Devils have won 84 times while their North-East counterparts have come ... Read More »

Manchester United go two down against Newcastle inside 10 minutes

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I love that football club, I absolutely love it to death, it's been my life. "I can live with it". "I think opponents with much more potential than us finished behind us", he said. Meanwhile, Eric Dier led third-place Tottenham past Cardiff 1-0, and Gylfi Sigurdsson scored a spectacular goal to help Everton defeat Leicester 2-1. Read More »

Cardiff City - Premier League - 6 October 2018

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He said violent conduct. "I promise, it's true from the stand it looks hard to play, but when you're there you can see that it's OK, the pitch to play". "It's part of football and for me he's someone that I respect a lot as a person and as a manager". After Eric Dier had put Spurs 1-0 up inside the opening eight minutes, it had looked like they would go on to enjoy a comfortable afternoon against a side yet to win in the league this season. Read More »

Manchester United Will Not Sack Jose Mourinho Before Their Season Ends

Following four matches without a win, including defeats in the Premier League to West Ham United and in the Carabao Cup to Derby County, things are getting desperate at Old Trafford. "The people in the boardroom who are overseeing the football operations are nowhere near good enough; they're not qualified". "I'm furious at thinking this has broken out. Read More »

Hamilton closing on F1 title at Japanese GP

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Bottas gave up his place in Sochi to ensure Hamilton took victory, although the Finn had secured pole position and was in a commanding position to take his first win of the season. "I can not fight for the championship anymore, Lewis is fighting for it, I'm a team player and I'm willing to help. But it will depend on the situation", Bottas told reporters at the Japanese Grand Prix. Read More »

What channel is Man Utd vs Newcastle on today?

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José Mourinho has admitted it will be unacceptable if Manchester United fail to beat Newcastle United on Saturday and so go five matches without a victory, a run that has occurred only once since 1999. "I love that club to death, but something has to change and it is not the manager", Neville said on Sky Sports (via the Sun ). "I'm furious going back three, four years ago when David Moyes was sacked, when it broke a day before to journalists". Read More »

Mark Lawrenson states his prediction for Liverpool FC v Man City

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Coming off the back of a record breaking title win, Man City are no doubt favourites to retain there crown, but a reinforced Liverpool side has started the season well, and with both sides locked on 19 points after seven games, Sunday's Anfield showdown is the ideal setting to lay down a marker for their title credentials. Read More »

Zhang downs Kerber to set up Osaka clash in Beijing

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In the quarterfinals, Osaka will play Zhang Shuai , who came back from a set down to defeat third-ranked Angelique Kerber 6-1, 2-6, 6-0. The Chinese world No. After a slow start, during which Osaka saved a break point and exchanged several deuce points with Goerges, the Japanese player raced into a 5-0 lead in the first set. Read More »

Jadeja hits debut ton as India declare on record 649-9

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Ravindra Jadeja savours reaching his landmark against the West Indies. Prithvi Shaw , Virat Kohli and Ravindra Jadeja slammed centuries as the Indian batsmen put the Windies bowling attack to the sword. Kieran Powell, on 22, and Shai Hope, on nought, were batting at the break. The match will also be remembered for Kohli´s 139 during which the world´s top batsman became the quickest to reach 24 Test centuries after the great Donald Bradman. Read More »

NLDS Game 1 Highlights: Rockies vs. Brewers | Stadium

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The Astros had a major league-best 3.11 ERA this year, but could they handle Coors Field? Milwaukee claimed him off waivers, and he has hit 51 home runs in the two years since. The last time the top seed in each league made it to the World Series was in 2013, when Boston beat St. Louis. However, the best Cleveland team of recent vintage may have been the 1995 Indians, who went 100-44. Read More »

Khabib Nurmagomedov leaves conference before late Conor McGregor shows up

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With that violent encounter offering UFC chiefs a built-in marketing campaign, it was only a matter of time before a fight between McGregor and Nurmagomedov was inked. "I tried to get here, I'm just a couple minutes late", McGregor said. He doesn't want to be around me and these people. Conor McGregor is set for his first UFC fight in nearly two years. Read More »

Tom Brady Throws 500th Career Touchdown

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Brady's throwing score to Gordon broke a tie with Vinny Testaverde, who threw touchdown passes to 70 different players during his 21 seasons in the NFL . The quarterback doesn't throw it to himself. Since Brady set an National Football League record that will likely never be broken, we thought we would take the time to list all 71 players who have caught a touchdown pass from Brady. Read More »

Braves fall to Dodgers 6-0 in Game 1 of NLDS

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Puig was 0 for 3 with two strikeouts and a walk on Thursday night. Crash! One inning later, Max Muncy gets funky with a three-run homer that disappears into the right-field pavilion. Ryu gave up just four singles and struck out eight against a club that had the NL's second-best on-base-plus-slugging percentage (OPS) against left-handers this year at.780. Read More »

India v West Indies: Virat Kohli hits 139 as hosts dominate

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Rishabh Pant (17) and skipper Virat Kohli (72) were at the crease when umpires dislodged the bails for the day. Slow left-armer Jadeja had Ambris caught at first slip and left-arm wrist-spinner Kuldeep Yadav knocked over Shane Dowrich's stumps to leave the hosts battling to avoid an innings defeat in the first match of the two-Test series. Read More »

Paulo DYBALA hat trick for Juventus in the Champions League

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The Swiss champions played the final quarter of an hour a man down after Guinean centre-back Mohamed Ali Camara was sent off for a second yellow card provoked by Dybala. It was Young Boys's second defeat of the competition after they lost their opener 3-0 at home to Manchester United. "Conceding a goal after five minutes made things even more hard", said Young Boys coach Gerardo Seoane. Read More »

Typhoon to affect southern parts of Korea over weekend

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When it lands, Kong-rey is expected to have wind speeds of approximately 75 miles per hour - the equivalent of a Category 1 hurricane, CNN reported . At this stage, it could still be a typhoon but is more likely to be a strong tropical storm with winds down to 115 gusting 140km/h. Richard Miles, spokesman for the UK's Met Office said: "It could damage infrastructure and bring a risk to life, mainly as a effect of flooding and landslides". Read More »

Ex-Man Utd striker Dublin backs Mourinho to rescue season

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The £89m club-record signing has been in constant conflict with manager Jose Mourinho for some time now. Pogba walked through the mixed zone at Old Trafford following the game and was asked for his thoughts on the performance. Giggs, who played nearly 700 games for United and was at Old Trafford on Tuesday for a 0-0 draw against Valencia in the Champions League. As noted by BBC Sport , the Portuguese tactician has recently suggested that he believes some of his players care more than ... Read More »

Khabib's fight plan for Conor: 'Make him exhausted and make him tap'

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McGregor's striking coach, Owen Roddy, has admitted the Russian's battle with the scales "could be a concern" ahead of UFC 229 . Two years removed from his last appearance in the Octagon with nothing resembling a tune-up bout to prepare him, the brash Irish star has set himself up for nothing short of a free fall into the deep end against the most risky opponent available. Read More »

Conor McGregor KO’s Floyd Mayweather’s UFC 229 training offer: F**k the Mayweathers!

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That said , the former UFC lightweight and featherweight champion had several strong moments early, to the surprise of his throngs of doubters. Conor McGregor appears to have no interest in training with Floyd Mayweather Jr. McGregor doesn't seem so eager to bury the hatchet. Mayweather dropped the nice-guy routine after McGregor's F-bomb. Whether their potential future bout takes place inside a cage or a ring would be a matter of debate, one that could ultimately be fruitless. Read More »

Mesut Ozil sends message to Qarabag FK fans after Arsenal victory

Emile Smith Rowe thanked Arsenal fans for their support for him after he scored his first goal for the club against Qarabag. Smith Rowe is seen as one of the biggest talents to emerge from the Arsenal academy since Jack Wilshere, but Emery wants to make sure he doesn't get carried away after Thursday's success. Read More »

Jose Mourinho: 'Manchester United have not been good enough'

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The Daily Mail says Mourinho retains the backing of Manchester United's owners - although the next seven matches are key to his future. In the customary pre-match press conference held on Friday ahead of that Premier League fixture, Mourinho facing testing questions on the state of his United side following an underwhelming start to the season; turgid performances resulting in the 13-time Premier League champions winning less than half of their opening leagues matches and being ... Read More »

Pep Confirms Huge Double Boost But Duo Could Miss Liverpool Trip

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Making most of us still writhing with imposed adult responsibility feel extremely old, the 18-year-old Sessegnon stated in a fan question and answer session with Sporf that as a "youth", it wasn't Fulham the team that his allegiance lay. Liverpool ride into Anfield on the memories of last season's successes against City , and THEY might help to banish the blues of an uncharacteristically limp display against Napoli. Read More »