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by | August 14, 2017 | 07:26

Matic ran past four West Ham players easily, showing us a side of the 29-year-old we've never seen before. The United manager knows him well, the pair having worked together at Chelsea in a spell that brought the 2014-15 Premier League title to Stamford Bridge.

by | August 14, 2017 | 07:07

Earlier, Charlottesville Mayor Michael Signer and hospital officials said at least one person was killed and 19 injured in a vehicle crash in the wake of a violent white nationalist rally on Saturday in the historic college town. Cullen and Bates both died at the scene. "He was a good trooper", Robert Bates told the Washington Post . "These heroes were a part of our family and we are simply heartbroken", the couple said in a statement.

by | August 14, 2017 | 07:04

Arsenal took on Leicester City in their opening Premier League game. And the City boss has assured his list of players which will be the envy of many managers and clubs that they will get their opportunity this season. The introductions of Walker, Danilo and Mendy mean that this is now a doable formation for the Sky Blues, with Walker fitting the system perfectly.

by | August 14, 2017 | 06:29

MISSING STARS: Steelers WRs Antonio Brown and Martavis Bryant , who is coming off a one-year suspension for violating the league's substance abuse policy, did not play. At the start of the second quarter Dobbs' pass intended for Eli Rogers was intercepted by Devin Taylor and returned 23-yards to the 17-yard line.

by | August 14, 2017 | 06:27

And apparently, Lynch is no stranger to sitting during the anthem. Kaepernick, who has not signed with any teams since his contract ended last season with the 49ers, has said he would stand during the National Anthem in 2017, but as of now, is not on any team's roster.

by | August 14, 2017 | 06:07

Season-ticket holder Jay Fleming welcomed the victorious start to the season and the positivity that enveloped the stadium. "The performance again, the levels of confidence, is what matters for me". Danish fan Morden was impressed with the Serbian. By then, the Argentine would like to have added to his squad after a frustrating transfer window.

by | August 14, 2017 | 05:59

Contreras, 25, injured the hamstring while running to first base on Wednesday during a game against the San Francisco. On the early side of the timeline, if Contreras returned exactly at the four-week mark from the day of his injury - September 6 - he'd miss 25 games.

by | August 14, 2017 | 05:40

Reyes stepped in and is hitting second against the Phillies' Aaron Nola. The Milwaukee Brewers have acquired second baseman Neil Walker and cash from the New York Mets in exchange for a player to be named. The announcement was made by General Manager David Stearns. The Mets acquired Walker from the Pittsburgh for pitcher Jon Niese on December 9, 2015, after allowing Daniel Murphy to become a free agent.

by | August 14, 2017 | 04:34

The United manager knows him well, the pair having worked together at Chelsea in a spell that brought the 2014-15 Premier League title to Stamford Bridge. "He won't need time to adapt". "Conte is a fantastic coach too, because he won everything at Juventus and has already won the Premier League in his first year with Chelsea ".

by | August 14, 2017 | 04:00

In fact, the Marlins have won five of their past seven series, including a series victory over the first-place Washington Nationals. The Miami Marlins picked up a 5-3 win on Sunday thanks to several players - including their #Home Run hero, #Giancarlo Stanton.

by | August 14, 2017 | 03:50

All three terrorists holed up were killed. Spokesman said acting on a specific information, Shopian police along with 03 RR, 14 Bn and 177 Bn CRPF launched a cordon and search operation at Awneera village in the jurisdiction of Police Station Zainapora, Shopian .

by | August 14, 2017 | 03:45

This time around he will be hoping his troops perform better than last time around. And Matic believes his new side can only improve as each win brings more confidence. We have him and we are very happy. We are much stronger as a team. In the last five head to head records, these two teams had met in English Premier League , English Carabao Cup and English FA Cup.

by | August 14, 2017 | 03:34

Tottenham went as far as trying to change the dimensions of the pitch to resemble that of the old White Hart Lane, but ultimately were denied in their bid to make it smaller. We need new energy in the team. Yet against a side that doesn't always hit the ground running - Spurs' August record over the last two seasons reads W1 D5 L1 - Newcastle should be able to make a decent game of this.

by | August 14, 2017 | 03:27

The transfer strategy started to show in the results as PSG won back to back seasons without threat. Paris Saint-Germain F.C. . In the image, Neymar is accompanied by PSG captain Thiago Silva , former Barcelona team-mate Dani Alves , Marquinhos and Lucas Mora, as well as Neymar's caption: 'Brazukas in the house'.

by | August 14, 2017 | 03:03

As reported by the Guardian , on the prospect of re-signing Ibrahimovic once the 35-year-old striker has recovered, Mourinho said: "We are having conversations and discussing the possibility of him staying for the second part of the season".

by | August 14, 2017 | 02:34

That Wenger is not going into the new campaign with the fans still at his throat owes much to Arsenal's strong finish to last season. "The Premier League is the most competitive league in the world and Arsenal are one of the best clubs in it, year after year they've shown their consistency", said Shakespeare.

by | August 14, 2017 | 02:06

It was an all round decent debut for the world's most expensive player and this goal against Guingamp created history. Neymar will line up in a front three alongside Edinson Cavani and Angel Di Maria, with Javier Pastore dropped to the bench after starting against Amiens.

by | August 14, 2017 | 01:25

He is tied with American Kevin Kisner on eight-under par and the duo are two shots clear of third-placed Jason Day . In the back-nine, he corrected his mistakes and played flawlessly. From there he attempted a risky second around the tree but only succeeded in hitting the ball further right and into more bushes. Earlier I had three-putted the 14th from around 25 feet.

by | August 13, 2017 | 23:05

E.T. following a three-hour rain delay. Assuming Harper doesn't hit any snags in the rehab process, he could be looking at a return to the field sometime in mid- to late September. The Nationals are 45-43 when Harper is on the DL. What would a prolonged injury mean for the Nationals? The team didn't have an immediate update on Harper's status.

by | August 13, 2017 | 22:06

Larson said it was his understanding that the flight to the event in Iowa is just a little over an hour, and he insisted he'll get enough rest before Sunday , when he'll try to cap off his weekend in the spotlight with another victory at MI.

by | August 13, 2017 | 20:53

United are coming off a tough loss to Real Madrid in the UEFA Super Cup. Reports have even suggested Paris Saint-Germain's Serge Aurier has agreed a deal to join the Premier League giants, but Mourinho is confident new signing Lindelof can fill the role if no one else comes in.

by | August 13, 2017 | 20:42

With the Champions League kicking-off in a month, Jose Mourinho will hope to get the team tactics right, with the arrival of newcomers Romelu Lukaku , Victor Lindelof and Nemanja Matic . United started the previous season with a 4-3-2-1 lineup but switched to the current 4-3-3 in the latter stages of the season. Aged 29, he isn't exactly a long-term replacement for Carrick, but does give the midfield a ideal balance which will now see Paul Pogba flourish in a freed-up role, where he can ...

by | August 13, 2017 | 20:42

Quarterback Dak Prescott of the Dallas Cowboys throws a pass against the Los Angeles Rams at the Los Angeles Coliseum during preseason on August 13, 2016 in Los Angeles. The Cowboys also must worry about would-be top NFC contenders such as the Atlanta Falcons, Seattle Seahawks and Green Bay Packers in the scramble for conference supremacy and seeding in the NFC playoffs.

by | August 13, 2017 | 20:29

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger insists match-winner Olivier Giroud will stay at the club this season. "Going forward and character wise we have been great", said a relieved Wenger, who will be seeking a first league title since 2004 after being handed another two years in charge.

by | August 13, 2017 | 20:02

The Nigerian worldwide cost £25 million, and he's expected to see a lot more playing time for the Foxes than he did for City last season. The 26-year-old, who signed for the Gunners from French side Lyon back in July, was a constant threat in front of goal and looked like he will have no problems in adapting to the rigours of the Premier League .

by | August 13, 2017 | 19:44

Wenger would not reveal whether there had been any concrete offers for Sanchez and said his close relationship with Paris Saint-Germain chairman Nasser Al-Khelaifi had no baring on the player's future. "They are on ( Kylian) Mbappe's case, that's what I read in the papers". "I'm personally convinced that will happen soon", Wenger was quoted as saying by espnfc in a Football Writers' Association Live event to raise money for victims of the Grenfell Tower fire disaster.

by | August 13, 2017 | 19:29

Ex-England defender Danny Mills told BBC Radio 5 live that Liverpool should "bite the bullet" and sell the 25-year-old. "I think Jurgen Klopp's got it under control, I think FSG have got it under control, and they're the key", he explained.

by | August 13, 2017 | 18:55

Youth-team graduate Jeremie Boga made his debut, but was hauled off in the reshuffle that followed Cahill's 14th-minute dismissal for a studs-up foul on Steven Defour. Why do I have to send a message? My choice was to put out the best players that we have in this moment. Burnley then capitalized with a ruthless display that saw them score 3 times before the break.

by | August 13, 2017 | 18:54

The Dane shot across the face of goal with 27 minutes gone after Spurs had broken from a Newcastle corner, and he tested goalkeeper Rob Elliot with a dipping volley four minutes before the break. If Pochettino needs to change things at St. James' Park, he can turn to Cameron Carter-Vickers, while Victor Wanyama and Heung-Min Son are also amongst the options on the bench.

by | August 13, 2017 | 18:10

The Indian armed forces registered yet another success in their fight against terrorism when a top Hizbul Mujahideen militant was killed in encounter. The operation began after security forces received inputs that terrorists are present in Awneera village of Zainapora area of the district. During the search operation, terrorists hiding in the area fired upon the joint search party.

by | August 13, 2017 | 16:37

He's among the most dominant running backs of the past decade, a Super Bowl victor, and returned from retirement this year to play for his hometown Raiders . For the offense, that meant playing only one drive. I missed a couple. I didn't get that chance. Raiders linebackers Bruce Irvin and Malcolm Smith joined in early past year, by standing through the anthem with a raised fist before a game at Tennessee.

by | August 13, 2017 | 16:15

In the league's first Friday night start, Arsene Wenger's side was trailing 3-2 with seven minutes remaining but Ramsey grabbed the equaliser and Giroud headed in an 85th-minute victor. Ever since France striker Alexandre Lacazette joined in July for a club-record 60 million euros ($68 million), the future of compatriot Giroud has been in doubt.

by | August 13, 2017 | 15:57

Dortmund added that they "will not make any more comments on the situation beyond this statement". In a statement to the stock market, the club said: " Borussia Dortmund has made a decision to uphold the training suspension for the player Ousmane Dembele until further notice ".

by | August 13, 2017 | 15:21

If Nathaniel Chalobah or Ruben Loftus-Cheek were still there they could get rid of Matic and play a younger kid. Former Manchester United defender Neville didn't hold back in his criticism of Chelsea for their decision to sell an important player to their title rivals.

by | August 13, 2017 | 14:57

But who is the greatest Premier League player of them all? At some stage, I opened the door for him because I knew that I had many strikers. "They all deserve to play". "It created uncertainty in the dressing room and then when you don't win the game, you know... there were some other problems". French second division club Clermont Foot have led the way in embracing such diversity in football, appointing Helena Costa as the first woman to coach a club in the top two tiers of any European ...