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Manuel Lanzini On Bench - West Ham Team vs Swansea Confirmed


Swansea boss Paul Clement has claimed that the pressure that Slaven Bilic is under at West Ham is unfair. Lanzini and Co now sit 18th in the Premier League with only four points from their opening six matches. "Our paths cross a lot, because most of the time we've played in the same league, so we've been lucky enough to play versus one another, and also together for Marseille and in the national team too". Read More »

Presidents Cup superlatives: Shot, match and quote of Friday


Si Woo Kim and Emiliano Grillo , International, 5 and 4. Rickie Fowler and Justin Thomas , United States, def. Hideki Matsuyama and Charl Schwartzel , International, 6 and 4. 3 to catapult them to the win. The South African duo of Branden Grace and Louis Oosthuizen gave the global team its lone win of the first session, beating Daniel Berger and Brooks Koepka 3 and 1. Read More »

Ancelotti defends team selection after PSG defeat


Ancelotti's assistant Willy Sagnol will take over on a temporary basis, with former Borussia Dortmund boss Thomas Tuchel likely to be at the head of the queue to replace the Italian full-time. Bayern's hierarchy reportedly view the 30-year-old as a long-term managerial prospect and the Bundesliga champions could ramp up their interest following the dismissal of Ancelotti on Thursday. Read More »

Protestors Hold "Stop Killing Us" Sign at Busch Stadium


Along with the two arrests, the Post-Dispatch noted Friday's incidents included one demonstrator being tased and the use of pepper spray by police. It wasn't immediately clear what prompted it. After the protesters were escorted out by police, they joined a group of almost 200 people on the streets outside the stadium. The report also noted there were arguments between the protesters and other people leaving the baseball game as police in riot gear attempted to contain the situation. Read More »

Vikings declare Bradford out vs. Lions, turn to Keenum again


Bank Stadium this week in the 122nd matchup between these two teams. The Vikings, though, hold the Lions in check in the second half. A review that not only took away the touchdown, but came with a 10 second runoff that ended the game with every player standing on the sideline. Read More »

Three Reasons Why Manchester United Can Win the Title This Season


And asked whether he felt his form in the Europa League was better than in the Premier League last season, Mkhitaryan told a news conference on Wednesday: "I think that was last season". "I have worked very hard and will continue to make sure there is no limit". Having also won the League Cup last season Young believes they have to realistically consider the prospect of challenging in all competitions, especially after the start they have got off to in the Premier League with 16 points ... Read More »

Hamilton "surprised" himself with Malaysian GP pole lap


The mishap was even stranger, given that Ferrari had looked very strong in the third and final practice earlier Saturday with Raikkonen leading from Vettel. "Anything can happen - you saw that in Singapore two weeks ago how everything can change". "I don't know if it's legit or they're playing some games". Read More »

Rewarding session for South Africa despite Mahmudullah's fight


Sabbir, who walked in next, took a while to get going even as Mahmudullah was tested by the pacers at the other end. At the break‚ Bangladesh were fighting hard with Mominul in good knick on 72 off 138 balls while Mahmudullah was beginning to find his feet on 26 off 50 balls and South Africa will have to find a breakthrough in the second session. Read More »

Manchester United fighting for trophies on all fronts, says Ashley Young


The Red Devils, who finished sixth in the top flight last term, are now in second place in the Premier League table and level on points with early leaders Manchester City after six games of the new season. "They didn't look as good as they are, but I think because of us". He was very strong in his desire to be playing in a team with other objectives now, with Champions League football; it was always his dream to come to this level and since he's arrived, I don't think he thinks another ... Read More »

Signaling detente, Turner, Abbott to hold joint appearance


Harvey blew ashore on August 25 as the most powerful hurricane to hit Texas in more than 50 years, displacing hundreds of thousands of people and damaging some 200,000 houses in a path of destruction that stretched for more than 480 km. Mr. Turner said he was rescinding his proposal to temporarily raise property taxes, because the $50 million was roughly the same amount his property-tax plan was expected to generate. Read More »

Hamilton takes pole position for Malaysian GP; Vettel last

Maybe we shouldn't underestimate the driving factor". Hamilton and Bottas both had off-track excursions and struggled with an overall lack of grip, leaving them uneasy about their chances heading into the rest of the weekend. The former champions cashed in on Hamilton's misfortune past year with Daniel Ricciardo leading Verstappen in a one-two. "It's been a very hard day", Hamilton admitted. Read More »

Hazard must be more ruthless to reach Messi, Ronaldo levels - Conte

Even so, with Hazard back, Morata so quickly into the groove and Atletico beaten, the champions feel ready to tackle rampant City, top of the Premier League after six games, with 21 goals scored. "I love this from him, and I ask it of him because, [when it comes to] a player with his talent, it's important to ask him to be decisive every game". Read More »

Stoke City boss Mark Hughes: 'Kurt Zouma is worth £40m'


Stoke City manager Mark Hughes says he is hopeful that American defender Geoff Cameron will return for this weekend's match against Southampton after sitting out the previous three weeks with a hamstring injury. "We can't afford that, but in the loan market we can get him here so that's a good thing", he was quoted as saying by the Daily Mirror . Boss Mauricio Pellegrino must decide whether to hand Virgil van Dijk his first start of the season, as the centre back is now fully fit ... Read More »

Bournemouth v Leicester City


James is suffered from an ankle injury. " Leicester , who've already faced Chelsea , Manchester United, Liverpool and Arsenal, will share the same feeling and have the chance to kick-start their season and head into the worldwide break in better spirits". Read More »

FPL: Harry Kane for captain in gameweek 7


One would think though that any rotation would have happened against Champions League Group F minnows APOEL and not a potentially tricky Premier League opponent. The early kick-off game in the EPL this week has newly promoted Huddersfield Town taking on Premier League veterans Tottenham . However, Pochettino will also be missing summer signing Serge Aurier, who received a second yellow card during his first Premier League start for Tottenham in their 3-2 win over West Ham United ... Read More »

ESPN survey: Black people approve of National Football League protests, white people don't


However, 32 percent of those who say the players are doing the wrong thing also say it's wrong for Trump to have criticized them, according to the survey. 23 percent of Republicans said it was wrong. While overall, respondents felt negative about the NFL, African Americans were far more positive. A significant majority of 55 percent said that the media talks about the protests too much. Read More »

Fletcher Cox ruled out against Chargers


Long road trip. risky AFC opponent. coming off an emotional division win. "I thought that was actually a good thing, and years later, that kind of went away". According to the Union Tribune, that is the lowest rating for a Chargers game in San Diego since at least 1998. The Eagles survived without all those players and more (safety Rodney McLeod ) against the Giants. Read More »

Bulldogs 'best Georgia team' Shoop has seen

No matter the quarterback, Georgia's defense (4.0 yards per play, ninth in the FBS) and rushing attack are borderline elite. They also kept Jake Fromm's jersey clean for most of the night, allowing the young quarterback to get comfortable in the pocket and stay that way. Read More »

Chelsea display the best yet, says Eden Hazard


The same for Messi'. But the Italian also added, "If God gives you this talent, you must exploit this talent. It's easy for me playing with him". "It's very important for us before the global break to take the three points". Good competition is very important for him, also'. Hazard is in line to make his first league start against Manchester City after missing the beginning of the season following ankle surgery. Read More »

Antonio Conte reveals his favourite aspect of Eden Hazard's game


There is a lengthy list including the likes of Neymar, Luis Suarez, Paulo Dybala, Sergio Aguero and Antoine Griezmann but one Chelsea player thinks Eden Hazard is above them all. I think this season has started for him with a big game against Atletico Madrid, and now he has to show this season that he deserves to stay at the top with the best. Read More »

Mauricio Pochettino: 'Still more to come from Harry Kane'


Kane was in scintillating form in the Champions League on Tuesday night, scoring a hat-trick as Tottenham saw off APOEL 3-0 in Cyprus. "There have been so many great names at Tottenham, and there are many in this squad, but Harry Kane is the PERFECT Spurs player", said Ginola, a special gust co-host on Wednesday's Alan Brazil Sports Breakfast . Read More »

Tony Bellew, David Haye announce London rematch


Although Bellew won their bout with an 11th-round stoppage, doubts over the credibility of his triumph were immediately raised, after his opponent suffered an Achilles injury in the sixth round. Like with the first fight, the Bookmakers favour the Londoner to beat the Liverpudlian with Haye odds-on to take the win. "It's a very unsafe fight but I am looking forward to it". Read More »

Mourinho Provides Update On Pogba Injury


At that time, Mourinho had refused to comment on the same, claiming that he had not even asked about Pogba's status. Mourinho did not have a specific timescale on his return. They will be taking on Crystal Palace at Old Trafford on Saturday, who are now languishing at the last position in the table. The North-West giants played CSKA Moscow in Russian Federation on Wednesday night and only landed back in England during the early hours of Thursday morning, leaving the players short of the ... Read More »

Brewers Beat Cardinals 5-3


For the Cardinals, who were eliminated from the wildcard race on Thursday, they're playing for pride and a strong finish to a turbulent season. Anderson (12-4) allowed three hits to earn his fourth win in his last five starts. Stephen Vogt [[ vote ]] homered and drove in three runs in the win. Luke Weaver (7-2, 3.23 ERA) gets the call for St. Louis against Milwaukee's Junior Guerra (1-4, 4.90 ERA). Read More »

Coetzee, Hatton set scorching pace in British Masters


On the eve of the event in which he made his professional debut a decade ago, the four-times major champion had expressed something not far removed from indifference at the prospect of a season devoid of victories. McDowell gave himself a great chance to earn a share of the lead when he picked up four shots in six holes on the back nine to get to six under, but the 2010 US Open champion then four-putted the final green. Read More »