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Manchester City's Pep Guardiola: Manchester City's Pep Guardiola: "We have to try to improve".
- August 14, 2017

If the chairman or CEO come and say it's not possible then we work with the academy players, players we've had in the past. "Hopefully in the future we can be more accurate". "That is the top (and only) priority, and the club will do all it can to achieve that". "I think it is unsustainable", the former Barcelona Coach said at a Press conference. (more...)
Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper suffers ugly-looking knee injury Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper suffers ugly-looking knee injury
- August 14, 2017

Rizzo diagnosed the bone bruise as significant but said he is optimistic that Harper will return later this season. Harper lunged toward first base and appeared to slide on the bag, hyperextending his left leg. NOTES: Giants RHP Mark Melancon, who pitched a scoreless eighth inning, was activated off the disabled list and INF Miguel Gomez (right knee inflammation) was placed on the 10-day disabled list, retroactive to August 9. (more...)
Crystal Palace 0-3 Huddersfield: David Wagner hails 'clinical' Terriers Crystal Palace 0-3 Huddersfield: David Wagner hails 'clinical' Terriers
- August 14, 2017

In dismissing a ragged Crystal Palace , Wagner's side were nothing like the naive newcomers lucky to be mixing it with the game's giants. "Premier League", they sang. "I am looking forward to having the opportunity to play with the number of talented ball players that are already in this squad at the club". Mounie's second 12 minutes from time made sure of the comprehensive win, and Wagner believes while his high pressing approach paid dividends, his side's ruthlessness in front of goal ... (more...)
NFL Star Ezekiel Elliott Gets Six-Game Suspension NFL Star Ezekiel Elliott Gets Six-Game Suspension
- August 14, 2017

She was his girlfriend at the time. Columbus prosecutors have said they did not feel there was sufficient evidence to meet the burden of proof in a criminal case against Elliott, but stopped short of saying he was outright innocent. - Mike Leslie (@MikeLeslieWFAA) August 11, 2017Elliott & reps statement: "In the coming weeks. a slew of additional credible and controverting evidence will come to light". (more...)
Usain Bolt, India's relay teams in action Usain Bolt, India's relay teams in action
- August 13, 2017

Usain Bolt started the final countdown to his retirement by guiding Jamaica through to the 4x100m relay final at the World Championships. This time, it was Gatlin doing the passing, and now he is a world champion in addition to a trivia question: Who was the last sprinter to win Olympic gold in the 100 before Bolt? Gatlin came from behind to finish in 9.92 seconds with team US sprinter Christian Coleman in second place at 9.94 seconds and Bolt was third with 9.95 seconds. (more...)
Dolphins QB Ryan Tannehill finally makes a decision on treatment Dolphins QB Ryan Tannehill finally makes a decision on treatment
- August 13, 2017

Going under the knife this early means he should be a full-go for camp next season. Tannehill suffered the injury while taking a tumble in practice last week. Even before he has surgery, Dolphins head coach Adam Gase says Tannehill will be ready for the 2018 season. Tannehill was able to help lead the Dolphins to the playoffs last season but has proven to be injury prone over the last few years. (more...)
Chelsea Offer £25 Million For Arsenal Midfielder Chelsea Offer £25 Million For Arsenal Midfielder
- August 13, 2017

Sportsmail understands Chelsea have stepped up their interest in the England worldwide over the past week. "Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has a year left on his contract at Arsenal , they should be breaking the bank to bring that type of player to the club ", Cunningham told RTE Sport . (more...)
Closing birdie puts Denmark's Olesen atop PGA Championship Closing birdie puts Denmark's Olesen atop PGA Championship
- August 11, 2017

Two-time US PGA victor Rory McIlroy was among the later starters and reached the turn in one under after three birdies and two bogeys. "I've gone through a little bit of a plateau here, and hopefully I can change that this week, especially with the past experiences that I've had competing in the PGA Championship". (more...)
Floyd Mayweather Responds to Conor McGregor's Controversial Comments Floyd Mayweather Responds to Conor McGregor's Controversial Comments
- August 11, 2017

And I'm in my 40s. "A fighter like Andre Berto isn't even supposed to go the distance with Floyd Mayweather , but remember, I was 38". As you'd expect, the upcoming fight has captured the world's attention as fans across the globe anticipate a fight vastly more exciting than the Mayweather v Pacquio fizzer, but who knows in boxing - anything is possible. (more...)
Benitez admits he is 'not happy' with Newcastle's transfer business so far Benitez admits he is 'not happy' with Newcastle's transfer business so far
- August 10, 2017

But now he is ready to establish himself as a Premier League player - and he is relishing the challenge of facing Tottenham Hotspur in United's curtain raiser on Sunday. "I try to do the best every training (session) and every game and to prepare myself". And the Serbia worldwide - who found opportunities hard to come by in the Championship last season because of the form of Gayle - hopes to repay fans for their backing. (more...)
Lineman Vince Wilfork Announces Retirement After 13 NFL Seasons Lineman Vince Wilfork Announces Retirement After 13 NFL Seasons
- August 09, 2017

This seems like a dude completely happy with retirement, smoking cigars, wearing revealing overalls and eating ribs while wearing a hat that says "RIBS". Vince Wilfork's retirement announcement was brought to you by Kingsford Charcoal. He started every game he played as a Texan, even while his career and his abilities were slowly winding down. (more...)
Bills sign receiver Anquan Boldin to 1-year contract Bills sign receiver Anquan Boldin to 1-year contract
- August 08, 2017

Beane said the discussions had been coming together over the past few days, and while there was a report that Boldin initially turned down the Bills' offer, Beane said the delay in the signing had more to do with Boldin and his wife sorting everything out related to moving up from Florida. (more...)
Aston Villa 2017-18 player preview: Josh Onomah Aston Villa 2017-18 player preview: Josh Onomah
- August 07, 2017

An impressive distributor of the ball, Onomah was successful with 78% of the passes that he attempted in the Premier League last season. England youth global Onomah featured 10 times for Tottenham last season but made just five substitute appearances in the Premier League as he fell behind fellow academy graduate Harry Winks in the pecking order. (more...)
Wenger impressed by Arsenal's new boys Wenger impressed by Arsenal's new boys
- August 07, 2017

But Pedro got himself sent off for a nasty challenge on Mohamed Elneny 10 minutes before the end of the match. Courtois was called into action again, saving excellently at full stretch to deny a fierce long-range effort from Granit Xhaka. (more...)
Chelsea's title defence will be my toughest test yet: Conte Chelsea's title defence will be my toughest test yet: Conte
- August 06, 2017

When Cont was asked on Friday about how he would respond to a big-money offer for Hazard, he replied: "We are trying to buy the players, not to sell them". Conte anticipates the most hard season of his career and wants Chelsea to make additions to his small squad before the transfer window closes at the end of this month. (more...)
Jay Cutler interested in playing for Dolphins coach Adam Gase Jay Cutler interested in playing for Dolphins coach Adam Gase
- August 05, 2017

A brace can help with knee instability, but no brace can take the place of a ligament. However, Gase says he has yet to even begin thinking of who the team could potentially bring in as he's still processing the prospect of losing Tannehill for the 2017 season. (more...)
Dumi Masilela's wife devastated, says family Dumi Masilela's wife devastated, says family
- August 05, 2017

Suspects who shot and killed actor Dumi Masilela were driving a Jeep Wrangler hijacked in Daveyton that same Wednesday evening, the Kempton Express reported. Minister Nathi Mthethwa , tweeted a message this earlier this morning saying, "We send our honest condolences to Dumi Masilela's wife Simphiwe Ngema, his family, friends & colleagues". (more...)
Man Utd Confident Of Signing £48m Attacker As Mourinho Eyes Triple Swoop Man Utd Confident Of Signing £48m Attacker As Mourinho Eyes Triple Swoop
- August 05, 2017

Manchester United have suffered a blow in their pursuit of Ivan Perisic as Internazionale 's sporting director revealed the player is in talks over a new contract. We are talking with them but eventually he could remain at Inter. Mourinho also wants to bring in Chelsea's Nemanja Matic , but has been frustrated by United's reluctance to meet the champions' £40m asking price. (more...)
Bruce Arians holding out all starters for Hall of Fame Game
- August 04, 2017

The Dallas Cowboys will be one of the first two teams to play a game in the 2017 National Football League preseason when they face the Arizona Cardinals . Tonight is his big audition as he'll be on the field with Palmer watching. For the first time since he has been drafted, Jaylon Smith took part in back-to-back padded practices this past weekend. (more...)
Ryan Tannehill suffers apparent knee injury Ryan Tannehill suffers apparent knee injury
- August 04, 2017

Tannehill was wearing a brace on the knee during Thursday's practice. Matt Moore has shown himself to be a capable backup quarterback, who has experience during the regular season and in the playoffs. Last season, Tannehill went 8-5 and threw for 2,995 yards and 19 touchdowns. Neither head coach Adam Gase nor offensive coordinator Clyde Christensen provided the media with any update on Ryan Tannehill's condition after today's practice concluded. (more...)