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Antonio Conte 'pleased' Chelsea fans changed lyrics to offensive Alvaro Morata song

At the Etihad Stadium, a brace from Raheem Sterling and goals from Leroy Sane, Sergio Aguero and Fabian Delph for Manchester City ensured a 5-0 thumping of Crystal Palace. United weren't as impressive on the South Coast, but a single goal from Lukaku gave Jose Mourinho and his troops the three points. If Stoke wish to push on, or even avoid a relegation fight, they must fill their squad with more players are able to perform consistently. Read More »

Manchester United fans defy orders and sing racist Lukaku song

United's prolific close-season signing became the first Premier League player to score for three different clubs against Southampton at St Mary's, having also done so with Everton and West Bromwich Albion. I saw some players not sharp. "But football is about efficiency and you have to score goals". "I decide to put Jeremy Pied on the bench because he (Stephens) said he was this week a little bit with some issues with his groin and just for this reason", claimed Pellegrino. Read More »

Australia win toss vs India and bat first in 3rd ODI


In case you didn't know. . It will be interesting to see whether opener Aaron Finch returns to the side after missing the two ODIs. IST: Both the teams have lined up for the National Anthems. In Chennai, he was bowled by Jasprit Bumrah for one and in the Kolkata ODI he was cleaned up by Bhuvneshwar Kumar for an identical score. India have their own problems to deal with after the last match despite the result. Read More »

Doctor treating Paul Pogba gives update on hamstring problem

The France global is now down with a hamstring injury and has missed his club's three matches against Everton, Burton Albion and Southampton with a decision on whether to operate on his injured hamstring to be made next week, according to Finnish surgeon Sakari Orava. Read More »

FA chairman wants Nigeria to host CHAN 2018


The decision was taken at a meeting held in Accra on Saturday September 23, 2017 chaired by the body's President Mr. Ahmad Ahmad. "Lastly, the federation would like to state that its resolve and commitment to change the game for the better remains stronger and will take positives from the Caf decision, this even as we continue to engage the Caf leadership on the possibility of hosting both upcoming and future Caf competitions". Read More »

Ozil Wants To Snub Arsenal And Join Manchester United


The pair worked together at Real Madrid before the German's £42.5m move to London in 2013, and in the past the Portuguese has labelled Ozil "the best number 10 in the world". The Gunners have held negotiations with the World Cup-winning Germany worldwide over fresh terms, but Arsene Wenger has admitted that they have " slowed down ". Read More »

Knicks agree to trade Carmelo Anthony to the Thunder

It puts Anthony into a loaded Oklahoma City lineup that includes NBA MVP Russell Westbrook and Paul George , who was acquired from IN this summer. NY had been pursuing a future first-round pick from Oklahoma City , but the Thunder were unable to acquire one as part of a larger deal for NY, according to league sources. Read More »

Shane Warne Accused Of Hitting Porn Star Valerie Foxx in London


The report claimed that Foxx was seen falling down on the floor "clutching her face". The police are understood to be investigating whether CCTV at the nightclub can determine if anything happened. We are certain that with the porn star coming out and speaking about it in public, justice will prevail and Shane Warne could face the consequences. Read More »

Deaf man's family calls for Oklahoma City officer's arrest


Emergency Medical Services Authority personnel pronounced Sanchez dead at the scene. Rayos said Sanchez was mentally challenged, as well. He said he meant to use a Taser instead of a gun. Sanchez's father, who was driving the hit-and-run vehicle, confirmed after the shooting that his son was deaf, Mathews said. "He don't speak, he don't hear, mainly it is hand movements. Read More »

No. 7 Washington overcomes slow start to beat Colorado 37-10


Especially in the fourth quarter. Miller had two first-half interceptions as the Huskies built a 10-7 lead. Salvon Ahmed finished it off with his 6-yard touchdown scamper, and the UW led 31-10 with 11:16 to go. "So right when I released the ball, I saw, I want to say it was the nickel, buzzed right under it". You know what you've got to go out there and do. The 171 passing yards Montez threw for Saturday were the fewest of any of his career starts, and the three interceptions were his ... Read More »

Road to the Olympic Games: Berlin Marathon


Kenyan Valary Aiyabei was third in 2:20:53. With six kilometres to go, Adola threatened to claim a shock win when he made a break, but Kipchoge stayed in his wake, closing the 10-metre gap and regained the lead for the final two kilometres. Read More »

Rangers Will React To Celtic Defeat Insists Gers Star

It's the second time it happened, it was the same in April with the same actor from one team and a different actor from the other team. 'Scott Brown was coming off and I told him: "You do that, but if I was on the pitch you wouldn't". He insisted, though, that his team would recover from the defeat. "To come into a club like this and score that number of goals in 100 games, it's brilliant", Rodgers said . Read More »

Morata hat trick leads Chelsea to big win over Stoke in EPL


Saturday's hat-trick crowned an impressive all-round performance in which Morata held the ball up well, showed excellent control and took his goals clinically. 'I'm very happy with Cesar, he's a very good friend and a good person, ' Morata told Chelsea TV. With six goals and two assists, he has now been involved in more goals in his first six Premier League appearances than any other Chelsea player. Read More »

Cobbinah urged to improve ahead of Wafu final


The Ghanaians topped the group while the Nigerians finished second in the group. Nigeria emerged champions of the sub regional tournament in 2010 with Daniel Amokachi as coach, but were runners up in 2011 when Samson Siasia was charge of the team. Read More »

Australia's Cummins to leave India tour early


In the same Bengal region, Australia squared off against Bangladesh . "It felt similar to Dhaka, I reckon, just below Chittagong". After two matches the pressure is mounting on stop-gap opener Hilton Cartwright (1 and 1), as well as wicketkeeper Matthew Wade (2 and 9). Read More »

Morata treble stuns Stoke as Chelsea cruise to victory

Here's the Chelsea team today... Despite having been Chelsea's second choice in the transfer window, Alvaro Morata is quickly proving his doubters wrong in the English Premier League . The Spanish striker scored a hat-trick in a 4-0 away win at Stoke . "We won the title, maybe it was a big surprise, and also to reached the final of the FA Cup". Read More »

Man City fullback Danilo: We can handle Man Utd title challenge

It's also short-sighted because of how the calendar works. Liverpool and the Premier League have agreed to pay school fees and compensation for a 13-year-old player following the club's youth ban. Manchester United have won four and drawn one of their opening five matches. It turns out that would be nearly 20 percent of their total points won, as the Sky Blues finished in third with 78 points. Read More »

Vols Struggle In 17-13 Win Over UMass


Tennessee coach Butch Jones' staff was roasted all week for everything from Tennessee's red-zone play calling to its defensive strategy on the game's final play. The senior's first two kicks sailed 56 and 53 yards. Brandon Johnson, Tennessee's leading receiver with 123 yards on 7 catches, suddenly electrified the home crowd as he caught a short pass from Dormady and broke free for a 66-yard gain. Read More »

Liverpool FC told Barcelona to 'stop harassing' Coutinho


Liverpool persistently rebuffed Barcelona's summer approaches for Philippe Coutinho , telling the Catalan club that "no sum" could persuade them to sell the Brazil worldwide, in Football Leaks documents made public by Spiegel . In addition to their offer to Liverpool, the proposal made by Barcelona to Coutinho himself has also been revealed, with the Camp Nou outfit having drafted a 20-page contract of employment for the South American. Read More »

Latest Portugal Masters updates as Joost Luiten takes lead


And the Irishman will be desperate to defend the Portugal Masters as it returns to the Dom Pedro Victoria Golf Course, designed by Arnold Palmer, this week and take the trophy back to Ireland for a third time - Shane Lowry also triumphed in Vilamoura back in 2012. Read More »

Tigers Lose To Twins, Guarantee Worst Record Since 2003


Zimmermann, who has been sidelined with neck issues, was touched for three runs on five hits in four innings. Boyd, in his first start since his near no-hitter Sunday, lasted 6 2/3 innings and allowed two runs on four hits with two walks and six strikeouts. Read More »

Cowboys vs. Cardinals: Preview, score prediction for Week 3


The Dallas Cowboys were said to be humiliated by the Denver Broncos last week in Mile High Stadium. The thin and inexperienced secondary got torched by Trevor Siemian as the young quarterback had an unreal day completing 22 of 32 attempts for 231 yards and FOUR touchdowns. Read More »

How Saquon Barkley became Penn State's top receiving threat


Iowa hasn't had too many poor defensive outings this season. James Franklin (with help from Bill O'Brien) has gotten there by recruiting Pennsylvania and New Jersey and the so-called DMV (Delaware, Maryland/D.C. Later in the second quarter, Penn State's punter Blake Gillikin pinned the Hawkeyes deep at their own 1-yard line . Last year, Iowa stunned No. Read More »

Nebraska opens conference play with win over Rutgers


Lee was 7 for 9 for 81 yards before getting knocked out of the game on a sack in the second quarter. In easily the most tumultuous week of the Mike Riley era, Nebraska desperately needed a victory over Rutgers on Saturday to try and calm the waters around the program, if only for another week. Read More »

USC faces Cal without RB Jones, WR Mitchell Jr. and LB Gustin


Wilcox, a former USC defensive coordinator, made Darnold uncomfortable at times . "Turnovers are something we made a big emphasis on in the offseason". The defensive line dampened the Cal rushing attack, holding the Bears to 82 yards on the ground, while the secondary Bowers to throw for under 50 percent with 13 incompletions. Read More »