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Southampton braced for tough test at wounded City - Puel

I saw in this game and a little bit of another game how good they are. People can say whatever they want, but this is the way we need to play and we'll win a lo...


Verstappen leads Red Bull one-two in final practice

Verstappen's best lap of 1:36.766 was 0.226s clear of Red Bull teammate Daniel Ricciardo in second and almost 0.6s quicker than Nico Rosberg's best effort f...


Cubs' Schwarber Might Be Able to DH In World Series

Schwarber hasn't played in a game since tearing his medial collateral and lateral collateral ligaments in his left knee after a collision with center fielder D...


Mane, Coutinho score for Liverpool in 2-1 win over West Brom

Sturridge has not scored a league goal all season, a sequence of nine matches that stretches back to April 23. While there are a number of individual players ...


Indians fans pitch in with wedding gifts for rookie Merritt

After tossing 4 1/3 scoreless innings against one of baseball's most unsafe offenses, the 24-year-old Merritt was rewarded in the most unexpected and pleasant ...


The Sixers have injury problems as season nears

This follows the team saying that there was no timetable for Simmons. So, we're back to square one with Simmons as well. There were so many dates and speculat...


Wenger Manager wants Arsenal to rule the Premier League 'jungle'

Arsenal winger Alex Iwobi says he's confident the Gunners can beat Paris Saint-Germain at home and finish top of their Champions League group. "We'll see how ...


Carlos Hyde declared out against Tampa Bay

Davis said he's approaching this week in practice and Sunday's game like he always does: He has something to prove. "My mindset has changed since previous year ...


Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud calls out Conor McGregor and immediately regrets it

There you go. Now the debate can begin as to what title McGregor will retain, if in fact, he defeats Alvarez. The brash Irishman has never been one to hold back...


Before heading to Minnesota, Bradford helped Wentz in Philly

Smith will play a vital role in coach Mike Zimmer's attempt to confuse the rookie quarterback. The Eagles are 3-and-2. "I was really excited about the year th...


DT McDonald back at Bucs practice; Murphy absent

The Bucs' back-up running back Charles Sims is also out for the season with a knee injury. "I know that being placed on injured reserve is hard for him, b...


MS Dhoni & Co eye 2-0 lead, Kane Williamson & Co eye

Williamson gave New Zealand a solid platform to eye a big score with his 118 but Indian bowlers Amit Mishra and Jasprit Bumrah claimed three wickets each to...


FA 'asks Jose Mourinho to explain comments about referee Anthony Taylor'

When teams play with one or even none up front, it gives a centre-back licence to go upfield. United sit United sit seventh in the table following Monday's dr...


Renard, Morocco prepared for AFCON test

Group C comprises of defending champions Cote d'Ivoire, DR Congo, Morocco and Togo. The last time the Stars were in Egypt, they lost 1-2 to the Pharaohs thou...


Andre Ayew back training but Andy Carroll still injured

It has proved that over the last couple of weeks, as a club, you can get out of that situation very quickly with a few wins. "You can talk and analyse, but the ...


Anthony Joshua vs Wladimir Klitschko in doubt as negotiations stall

Klitschko, the former IBF, WBO and WBA champion, would represent the most hard fight of the undefeated Joshua's professional career. The fight has been in the...


United can win league, reckons Rooney

Wayne Rooney is as confident about Manchester United's title prospects as the benched captain is about his ability to make a key contribution for years to come....


Cowboys Have No Timetable To Decide On Dak Prescott, Tony Romo

As far as this season goes, Romo can act as a really unsafe backup for the Dallas Cowboys. To be clear: Jones is being positive about the whole thing and is p...


Johnson, Cardinals roll past listless Jets 28-3

Also great news is that the players receiving high grades in the secondary recently haven't always been Patrick Peterson or Tyrann Mathieu . "I mean very, ve...


Colts TE Dwayne Allen Says He Was Praying, Not Protesting

Allen left early in Sunday night's loss in Houston and his lower right leg was wrapped in a huge ice pack. The team also signed wide receiver Marcus Leak an...


'Dream come true' for UBC goalie called up by Vancouver Canucks

Henrik Sedin scored 1:40 into overtime after Bo Horvat tied it late in the third period, lifting Vancouver over the St. Louis Blues 2-1 on Tuesday night. "After...


Four more week 7 Fantasy Football trade targets

Here are five players you should consider signing for Week 7 . The yardage numbers aren't huge, but he's found the end zone in all but one game. Uh, yea, I'll ...


Jose Mourinho: 'It's time for Henrikh Mkhitaryan to impress'

The Armenia worldwide arrived at Old Trafford among much fanfare in the close-season having scored 11 goals in 31 Bundesliga appearances during a fine campaign ...


Chiefs trade RB Knile Davis to Packers

I'm playing a video game. The Packers come into Week 7 after suffering a loss to the hands of Dak Prescott and the Dallas Cowboys . At the center of the iss...


Jets turn to Geno Smith to start at quarterback vs. Ravens

He has thrown a league-high 11 interceptions, as the offense has managed only three touchdowns in the past four games - all losses. Fitzpatrick has had a rough ...


Prescott throw for 3 scores, Cowboys beat Packers 30-16

He completed his first four passes on the Cowboys' opening drive, capping it with a 1-yard touchdown throw to Cole Beasley . However, it seems the Dallas franch...


MLB Star Adrian Gonzalez Refuses to Stay at Donald Trump's Chicago Hotel

Los Angeles Dodgers first basemen Adrian Gonzales didn't join his team at Trump International Hotel and Tower in May, saying he had his reasons for making r...


Champions League: Ranieri issues Vardy backing

But they are human, they are not machines. After two Champions League matches, Leicester haven't conceded any goals, though the 'keeper admitted that he pre...


Zabaleta hopes Guardiola insight gives City the edge

Given that this fixture could quite easily be the final, it's with mixed feelings that they meet in the group stage. Comparisons between Guardiola's and Luis ...


Arsene Wenger: Arsenal "a bit fortunate" to beat Burnley

That was a game we could have won 1-0 or lost 1-0 on set pieces. The Gunners had swept aside Chelsea and Basel in their previous two matches but were forced t...


Beckham keeps cool, gets 1st touchdown catch in Giants loss

The Green Bay Packers coach opened Sunday night's game against the New York Giants by giving his quarterback a different personnel package on just about every p...


Redskins TE Reed ruled out of Eagles game with concussion

The good news for D.C. sports fans is that Bashaud Breeland (ankle) is likely to return to action this week after missing each of the last two weeks. This wee...


LEADING OFF: Ortiz could play last game, Jays try to sweep

As the for the Red Sox , David Ortiz and his teammates are in serious trouble and have to hope they can get things turned around Sunday in Game 3 at Fenway Par...


Tyson Fury Vacates Heavyweight Belts to Focus on Treatment

He last fought in the ring nearly a year ago in November 2015, when he famously dethroned Wladimir Klitschko to become the recognised lineal heavyweight champio...


Colin Kaepernick throws his first touchdown pass in 364 days

When Kaepernick took the field, with his now iconic Afro sticking out from the back of his helmet, the rowdy Buffalo crowd showered him with boos. Kaepernick ...


Allen likely to miss Georgia game, concedes Coleman

Seeing Wales concede the lead twice away in Austria was frustrating for Gareth Bale on the road to the World Cup. However, Coleman could see the amusing sid...


Big 12 contenders West Virginia, Kansas State hit the road

TCU enters its bye week before a matchup with No. 20 West Virginia on October 22. Now, a pair of programs with designs on winning the league race hit the road ...


Djokovic survives Zverev scare in Shanghai

The Scot is trying to overhaul Djokovic in the rankings to become world No 1, and he edged closer to a second successive title after reaching the semi-finals wi...


Rooney dropped from England's starting lineup for Slovenia

But his finest save arrived shortly after half-time as Jasmin Kurtic's header from a corner looked destined for the top-right corner, only for Hart to somehow c...


Tsonga returns from injury with win at Shanghai Masters

The highlight of Sock's year came at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, where he won the gold medal in mixed doubles and bronze in men's doubles - the only tennis...


Angry Leicester fans slam Schlupp after Chelsea defat

The second came after a mix up at the back where three Leicester defenders allowed Pedro to pass the ball through to Eden Hazard who took the ball round Schmeic...


Rory McIlroy and Justin Rose criticise 'incredibly weak' Hazeltine National course set-up

This episode, to me, portrays why the Ryder Cup brings out the best in golf. Reed teamed with Spieth to win two and halve another in four team matches, includ...


Sooners hold on for 45-40 win over Texas

And Oklahoma's terrific running back tandem of Perine (214 rushing yards, two touchdowns) and Mixon (48 rushing yards) averaged 5.1 yards per carry. Oklahom...


Bradley makes losing start to life in Premier League

Theo Walcott had the Gunners ahead with a brace in the first half, and they seemed to be cruising towards half-time until an error from Granit Xhaka gifted Gyl...


John Stones reminds me of Everton boss Ronald Koeman says Pep Guardiola

Furthermore, Everton have a shocking record on the road to top-four sides, going winless since 2011/12 (D6-L14). "I know him and I know he can do that for the p...


LEADING OFF: Dodgers-Cubs open NLCS; Indians go for 2-0 lead

The 28-year-old rookie from Japan posted a 3.48 ERA over 32 starts in the regular season, but gave up four runs in three innings to the Washington Nationals in ...


Cowboys list two players out, 10 listed as questionable

He was limited at midweek in practice, though it appears Lacy has a good shot to play Sunday. Green Bay has won four straight games at Lambeau Field over Dall...


Sabres forward Kane injured during opener against Montreal

I've got a good team in front of me. Kane's injury is the latest setback for a team that was already reeling a day after second-year star centre Jack Eichel ...


Dombrowski: Farrell will be back as Red Sox manager in 2017

Sox 3-4. The Sox sent a pinch runner for Ortiz and he continued to hype up his teammates and the crowd on his way to the dugout. It happened in an unfitting man...


Ryan Giggs explains why he feels sorry for Man Utd star

And Jose Mourinho, who was braver than predecessors David Moyes and Louis van Gaal in dropping Rooney from the United first team, will attempt to ship Rooney o...