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Chelsea Show Spirit in Defeat to Burnley

A Joel Ward own goal and two from new signing Steve Mounie gave Huddersfield a 3-0 win away from home at Selhurst Park. Listen to the latest news on our 5 radio stations Legend FM, Viti FM, Radio Sargam, FM96 and Navtarang. Elsewhere, Miguel Britos scored a dramatic 93rd-minute equaliser for Watford as Liverpool were held to a thrilling 3-all draw at Vicarage Road. Read More »

Bolt loses world race; still fan favorite

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Of course, my August 3 commentary makes clear that I thought upstart Canadian sprinter Andre DeGrasse was the only person who could upstage Bolt on this putatively ceremonial occasion. The Beeb was more distraught than Bolt who spent forever saying his goodbyes while little mention was made of the bad man who had won. You didn't need a degree in body language to see that Sebastian (now Lord) Coe approached shaking 100 metres victor Justin Gatlin's hand at the world championship medal ... Read More »

Former Clemson wideout Sammy Watkins traded to Rams

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Watkins isn't averse to performing with bad quarterbacks. Here's why, plus fallout of who else is affected. Sammy Watkins is Hollywood bound. Matthews has 225 receptions out of 349 targets. Secondly, Sean McVay is the new head coach and didn't have a weapon like Watkins on the Redskins last season. "E.J. has been a dedicated professional during his time with us, and we wish him and his family the best in their future endeavors". Read More »

Wayne Rooney: Back where I belong at Everton and meaning business

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I think Everton will win this game. Before all that though, the Toffees at least get to start the league season at Goodison Park, versus Stoke City . Their only defeats came against Liverpool and Chelsea. It was the former Manchester United captain's first goal for his boyhood club since 2004, and Goodison Park shook to its foundations when the ball hit the back of the net. Read More »

London 2017: Farah finishes with 5000m silver

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Andy Butchart then raced to the front alongside Farah briefly on the penultimate lap, as Yomif Kejelcha and Edris took over at the bell. Farah had romped to victory in the longer event on the opening night of the championships last weekend. Read More »

Floyd Mayweather is 'Scared' of me: UFC Champion Conor McGregor

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But whatever happens at T-Mobile Arena, McGregor said he doesn't think this will be his last time in the ring. "He got his ego dented and then off he went through the door, an exit presented itself for him and he took it 100 miles an hour because he needed to get out of there, he couldn't continue". Read More »

Updates from Premier League opener at Selhurst Park

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Nobody is looking at the table. But De Boer insisted fans need to be patient as Palace adapt to his approach: "You can not suddenly go from one to 10, you have to do it step by step". Crystal Palace struggled to deal with Huddersfield's intensity throughout the encounter and David Wagner will be hoping his side can build on this excellent start to the season in the Terriers upcoming fixtures. Read More »

Liverpool midfielder Coutinho submits transfer request

Manager Jurgen Klopp has strenuously denied any suggestions of an agreement between Liverpool and Barcelona throughout, but the statement by owners FSG is the strongest indication yet of how keen the club are to keep Coutinho . 'It's hard now as he doesn't want to be there - Liverpool is one of the biggest clubs in the world but he doesn't want to be there. Barca are expected to continue their pursuit of Coutinho , but Liverpool's refusal to negotiate has forced the Catalans to ... Read More »

Real Madrid: Isco has signed new contract

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However, his situation at Real Madrid underwent a dramatic U-turn in the second part of the season following Gareth Bale's injury. The Portuguese forward appeared appeared against his former club Manchester United for just seven minutes as Madrid won the UEFA Super Cup 2-1. Read More »

Mauricio Pochettino says he is sure Tottenham summer signings will come

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Sportsmail columnist and ex-England global Jamie Redknapp has claimed Tottenham can be strong title challengers this season despite having yet to make new recruitments. "When I first arrived here, people wanted to know who Mauricio Pochettino was too", he said. "He's not going to play Harry Winks with Josh Onomah, I know he's just gone to Aston Villa, but obviously when Josh played in midfield at the [Under-20] World cup he showed ability, but [Pochettino] was never going to go and do ... Read More »

Antonio Conte sends direct message to Chelsea board about signings

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The Belgium global scored 17 times in all competitions for Chelsea last season and was a major factor in winning the Premier League in Antonio Conte's first season in charge. "It won't be easy to repeat an incredible season like past year", he said. Now, with rivals strengthening considerably in the summer, Willian believes it will be harder this time round and claims their participation in the Champions League this season could hinder their title charge if they fail to prepare correctly. Read More »

Canada's Denis Shapovalov takes down Rafael Nadal at Rogers Cup

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One day after Shapovalov deconstructed 2009 US Open champion Juan Martin del Potro , the left-hander hammered drives down the line striking with bold ambition defeating the 15-time Grand Slam champion. Poor guy. Great match! With Bouchard and leading Canadian men's player, Milos Raonic, both eliminated, it is safe to say all eyes are on Shapovalov . Read More »

Joe Flacco to return to practice but not play in preseason games

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According to a statement from the Ravens, Flacco will return to practice at some point during the preseason, but will not play in any of the games. Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco will not play in the preseason but is expected to start the regular-season opener against the Cincinnati Bengals on September 10, the team announced Friday. Read More »

Chelsea Step-Up Interest In £30m Star As Conte Eyes Quadruple Swoop

Belgian striker Lukaku turned down the chance to return to Chelsea in the off-season as he joined United in a deal worth £75million. The Premier League has reined in the creativity of the ground staff. As stingy as United's defence was last season - Mourinho's team kept the joint most clean sheets in the league with 17 - they can at times look really shaky at the back and will need to avoid scoring late goals . Read More »

Conte snubs Costa for Chelsea's Premier League opener

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Wenger has the challenge of trying to shift players from Arsenal's bloated ranks, but he suggested Chelsea have made a rod for their own back after typically sending over 20 players on loan within England and across Europe in recent seasons. Read More »

Man United want to sign player in this position before transfer deadline

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The Red Devils are now preparing for their Premier League opener against West Ham United at Old Trafford on Sunday afternoon as they look to kick their season off with three points. Instead, Mourinho will likely use either Jesse Lingard or Marcus Rashford on the left wing, with the former starting the UEFA Super Cup against Real before being replaced by the latter. Read More »

Clarets draw old rivals in League Cup

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The Dons had previously announced as an unseeded team in the round's pre-draw, and drawn in the southern section of the draw. It's another tie before Warren informs Salako that he is correct in his suspicion. Fellow debutant Caleb Ekuban was also on target for the Whites who made it two wins out of two under new head coach Thomas Christiansen following Sunday's 3-2 success at opening weekend Championship hosts Bolton Wanderers. Read More »

Lacazette should aim to emulate Ibrahimovic, says Wenger

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It's the return of arguably the most popular soccer league in the world, and it's expected to be a wild, competitive season with teams like Arsenal and Manchester United looking much improved. "As a game is in 90 that would guarantee you a goal". "We were never close", he added when asked about Arsenal moving for Mahrez. "I rate him as a player but we have similar types with Alex Iwobi, Jack Wilshere back, Mesut Ozil ... Read More »

ACA premiums expected to rise due to market uncertainty

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The study, from the Kaiser Family Foundation , looked at plans offered in 20 different states and in Washington D.C. The rates the study considers are requests and can be adjusted by regulators, but fewer insurers have even agreed to participate in the Obamacare exchanges in 2018. Read More »

Jordan Matthews Traded to the Bills

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Even given Watkins' problems staying healthy since entering the National Football League as the fourth overall selection in 2014, he is a far-and-away better talent than Matthews. Watkins has been hampered by an assortment of injuries and limited to playing just eight games previous year after having surgery to fix a broken left foot. Read More »

Guardiola: Man City to rein in spending after record outlay

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Defenders Benjamin Mendy, Kyle Walker and Danilo have all arrived at the Etihad Stadium along with goalkeeper Ederson and midfielder Bernardo Silva to take City's expenditure to £217 million ($281 million, 238 million euros). "We did it earlier, so we were lucky because now it would be so much more expensive with what has happened in the last weeks. But the solution is not changing players every season". Read More »

Penn State athletic trainer ordered to appear at hazing death hearing

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The lead detective testified Thursday that he now suspects the basement video was purposely erased, and charges may result. During a night of excessive drinking, he fell head first down basement steps at around 11 p.m., but first responders were not called until nearly 12 hours later, police said. Read More »

Murray pulls out of Cincinnati Open

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He is not the only player "feeling the effects of a gruelling year", adds the paper. He has been world no1 since November of a year ago, but because of his absence in the Cincinnati Open could help Rafael Nadal take top spot if the former World no1 reach the semi-finals. Read More »

5 young players ready for Premier League breakthrough

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The 20-year-old Chelsea striker is ready for the next stage of his career after scoring 26 goals on loan at Bristol City in the second tier last season. Amid the Italian's reported frustration with Chelsea's performance in the transfer market, Wenger claimed he appreciates his counterpart's situation at Stamford Bridge, but does not feel sorry for him. Read More »

Bills Trade Watkins To Rams, Acquire Matthews From Eagles

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Gaines and the Rams' 2018 second round pick. Simultaneously, the organization of the State of NY has entered into another covenant, assignor to the Philadelphia Eagles for the half of corner Ronald Darby , and through the acquisition of the receiver away Jordan Matthews , as well as a selection of the third round. Read More »

Dolphins Rookie LB Raekwon McMillan Tears ACL

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McMillan didn't even get to play a defensive snap in the first preseason contest, as the injury occurred while he was covering a punt and he left the game before ever getting the opportunity to play defense. Last season with Ohio State, McMillan had 102 tackles, seven tackles for loss and was a major factor in the Buckeyes' front seven. The Dolphins in the wake of McMillan's injury will shuffle some things around. Read More »