Monday October 23-rd, 2017

Huddersfield boss laughs off Premier League table Huddersfield boss laughs off Premier League table

New Crystal Palace manager Frank De Boer was, well, frank when he confirmed that a new goalkeeper was top of his club's priorities in the final few weeks of the transfer window. The Eagles improved after the interval but despite their pretty play...

Rogers Cup: Caroline Wozniacki beats Sloane Stephens, Elena Svitolina thrashes Simona Halep Rogers Cup: Caroline Wozniacki beats Sloane Stephens, Elena Svitolina thrashes Simona Halep

Wozniacki quickly won the final game to close out the match after play resumed. She had to play two matches on Saturday after her Friday quarterfinal was postponed due to rain. "Every time this year when it has been raining I've had a great tourname...

Manchester duo poised to challenge Chelsea for title — Slater

With 65 minutes on the clock Wenger turned to Ramsey and Giroud, the former almost making an instant impact by narrowly missing the target when getting on the end of a left-sided cross. " Mesut Ozil ... we have plenty of the same type of players". ...

Koeman won't let Barkley leave Everton on the cheap Koeman won't let Barkley leave Everton on the cheap

Everton welcome Stoke City to Goodison Park in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon, and are favourites to come out on top with the Blues so strong on home soil compared to the poor form of Stoke on the road. Everton also signed Sandro R...

Buccaneers cut ties with kicker Roberto Aguayo Buccaneers cut ties with kicker Roberto Aguayo

However, Friday night's game apparently topped it off as his kicking game woes continued on and he missed one field-goal and an extra point attempt in the team's loss to the Bengals in their preseason opener. He made 88.5 percent of his field goal tr...

Arsenal vs Leicester City as Premier League starts with a bang Arsenal vs Leicester City as Premier League starts with a bang

You want the Premier League to be the best league in the world and I think it has to produce this kind of game to produce interest and quality. Despite tons of speculation about his future, the Arsenal board handed Wenger a new contract, taskin...

Win or lose, 'lightning' Bolt is the king in swansong race Win or lose, 'lightning' Bolt is the king in swansong race

But there was a sad end to the sprinting career of the great Usain Bolt, who pulled up injured on the anchor leg for Jamaica. The race comes as Jamaican track and field legends Merlene Ottey and Bolt shared an iconic moment in London this week, whe...

Dolphins' Tannehill to have season-ending surgery Dolphins' Tannehill to have season-ending surgery

He will enter the 2018 season at 30 years old and has no guaranteed money left on his contract. Also on the roster is Matt Moore, who went 2-2 for last season in place of Tannehill. The Dolphins consulted with specialists before the team and Tanneh...

Coutinho submits transfer request

Sportsmail reports that the new developments have caused tension and angst between the player and the club. Asked if he had to take special measures to keep Coutinho happy, Klopp said: "I can't always keep people or players happy". "It's a simi...

Chelsea launch £25m bid Chelsea launch £25m bid

Although the report says Arsenal have rebuffed Chelsea's initial overtures they now have a bid to consider and it is unclear whether they will decide to sell Oxlade-Chamberlain or not. The fans' most pressing demand this summer was to augment a...

Rooney is still 'one of the best' says Koeman Rooney is still 'one of the best' says Koeman

Despite a disjointed performance that saw the Blues play in fits and starts for the first half, it took a tactical change at the break for an improved second half that sealed the victory. Bojan Krkic (calf) and Josh Tymon (foot) are doubtful. The lac...

Ezekiel Elliott to serve six-game suspension Ezekiel Elliott to serve six-game suspension

The NFL took a very long time investigating Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott , but the league has finally reached a decision on how to handle his case. NFL Players Association executive director DeMaurice Smith discussed Ezekiel Elliott's ...

Fair play: McGregor demands worldwide judge for Mayweather fight Fair play: McGregor demands worldwide judge for Mayweather fight

Malignaggi scoffed at McGregor's comments, taking to social media to defend his earlier comments that he walked out because McGregor was using him as a pawn to try and give credibility to a "house of cards" training camp. They were ringing us, anxiou...

Ronaldo rested and ready for Barca in Spanish Super Cup Ronaldo rested and ready for Barca in Spanish Super Cup

The reports says that Los Blancos are expecting to hold an official event to present the new deal at the Santiago Bernabeu following the two-legged Spanish Super Cup against Barcelona to be played on 13 and 16 August. The opposite. They're a club i...

Bills ship Sammy Watkins to Rams, get Jordan Matthews from Eagles Bills ship Sammy Watkins to Rams, get Jordan Matthews from Eagles

The Buffalo Bills made a pair of moves Friday in an attempt to turn the page from the prior administration and build for their future. The Buffalo Bills have traded wide receiver Sammy Watkins and a sixth-round pick in next year's draft to ...

Bond set for day care worker charged in death of toddler Bond set for day care worker charged in death of toddler

Officials with the state agency said Tuesday that the department had opened its own investigation into the death and two locations of the Little Miracles Academy are now closed . Deborah St. Charles faces aggravated manslaughter for the death ...

Adam Gase: Jay Cutler looks the same Adam Gase: Jay Cutler looks the same

Gase, Cutler's offensive coordinator in 2015 with Chicago, said he's reasonably sure he'll see the same Cutler he saw in 2015. Before signing with the Dolphins , Cutler has spent the last seven seasons with the Chicago Bears . Protections have ch...

Enforcer set for medical as Man United agree deal with PL rivals Enforcer set for medical as Man United agree deal with PL rivals

Fosu-Mensah made 11 appearances for United last season but was unable to secure a spot in the first team. The arrival of the Swedish global and the Serbian midfielder from Chelsea has seen Fosu-Mensah, drop further down the pecking order at Old Tra...

Contador will close curtain on his career after Vuelta a Espana Contador will close curtain on his career after Vuelta a Espana

And the 34-year-old, who is a three-time victor of the Vuelta, says the time is right to bow out of the sport. "It's a decision that I have thought [about] very well and I don't think there is a better farewell than in the home race and in my count...

Kyrie Irving Called Kyrie Irving Called "Courageous" By Ex-Cavs GM David Griffin

LeBron James took to Twitter late Monday night to tweet something that you can't help but think is related to Kyrie Irving . You know you're expected to win a championship, by way of example. But he did play both sides evenly, acknowledging it's f...

Monaco join Chelsea, Man U in race for Barca defender Monaco join Chelsea, Man U in race for Barca defender

The player being fought over is Sergi Roberto . Luis Enrique was in dire need of a right-back since the departure of Dani Alves, especially with Aleix Vidal failing to impress the manager. The Red Devils are looking for further reinforcements and S...

Australian gold medalist Betty Cuthbert dies from multiple sclerosis Australian gold medalist Betty Cuthbert dies from multiple sclerosis

Cuthbert then combined with Shirley de la Hunty, Norma Fleming and Fleur Wenham to win the 4x100m relay while setting a world record. In 2000 Cuthbert was one of the torch bearers at the opening ceremony of the Olympic Games in Sydney . "She loved...

Trevor Siemian winning Broncos' QB job easily Trevor Siemian winning Broncos' QB job easily

Siemian, who will open the game with the starting offense against the Bears, likely goes into Thursday night having built a lead for the job for the second consecutive training camp. A similar fate will not await whichever quarterback loses this year...

Vince Wilfork Announces His Retirement With Hilarious Ad Vince Wilfork Announces His Retirement With Hilarious Ad

Houston Texans nose tackle Vince Wilfork watches from the bench during the second half against the Jacksonville Jaguars in Jacksonville, Fla., on October 18, 2015. He won a pair of Super Bowls during his 10-year career with the Patriots, becoming ...

Jackson Bird replaces James Pattinson for Bangladesh tour Jackson Bird replaces James Pattinson for Bangladesh tour

Australia will travel to Bangladesh on August 18 after a week-long preparation camp in Darwin and play a two-day practice match in Fatullah on August 22 and 23. "Mitchell is a very exciting young legspinner who we think will benefit immensely from fu...

McGregor fires back at Malignaggi, Rousey hints at announcement, Diaz talks McGregor fires back at Malignaggi, Rousey hints at announcement, Diaz talks

As McGregor shifts his focus to Floyd Mayweather , the UFC Champion predicts that he wins the fight within four rounds. And unhappy with the allegedly deceptive nature of the photograph, Malignaggi walked away from McGregor's camp and basica...

Big lottery jackpots up for grabs this weekend Big lottery jackpots up for grabs this weekend

The Mega Millions drawing Friday night is worth an estimated $323 million. Saturday night's Powerball drawing is creating its own buzz among players, with an estimated jackpot of $286 million - building since June 14. Deadline to purchase tickets i...

Josh Onomah joins Aston Villa on loan Josh Onomah joins Aston Villa on loan

England youth worldwide 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. Speaking ahead of Villa's season ...

49ers notes: Shanahan fears Malcolm Smith injury is long term 49ers notes: Shanahan fears Malcolm Smith injury is long term

Smith was expected to help transition to the new 4-3 scheme that's similar to what he ran with Seattle. According to Kevin Jones of KNBR, Garnett's leg was wrapped and he walked gingerly, suggesting he could be forced to miss some time.

Arsene Wenger calls on Arsenal fanbase to stand Arsene Wenger calls on Arsenal fanbase to stand "united and together"

That gave Arsenal the initiative. Theo Walcott and Nacho Monreal scored for Arsenal before Chelsea keeper Courtois and Morata blazed high and wide respectively, leaving Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Giroud to convert in front of the jubilant ...

Anderson upsets top-seeded Thiem at Citi Open Anderson upsets top-seeded Thiem at Citi Open

He held serve to win the set when play resumed, then missed on three break chances in the 11th game of the second set as Thiem forced a tie-breaker that was decided when an Anderson forehand clipped the net cord and landed wide. But most importan...

Conor McGregor's sparring partner quits, citing 'circus,' misleading photos Conor McGregor's sparring partner quits, citing 'circus,' misleading photos

A consistent member of Forbes' annual lists of top-paid athletes in the world, Mayweather raked in at least $250 million in his 2015 fight with Manny Pacquiao - which went down as the richest bout in boxing history. "Mayweather Promotions is very p...

Lallana injury a big blow to Liverpool hopes of making early statement Lallana injury a big blow to Liverpool hopes of making early statement

The Liverpool boss said: "Until the 31st of August we run through the world with open eyes". Klopp was in Munich for the Audi Cup pre-season tournament. The Reds grabbed the lead early on thanks to a penalty won and converted by Roberto Firm...

Antonio Conte on Eden Hazard Rumours, Nemanja Matic Sale Antonio Conte on Eden Hazard Rumours, Nemanja Matic Sale

But Conte is adamant he made it clear to Costa during last season that he would be sold in the summer if a buyer could be found, so the text exchange was only reinforcing that message. "I'm sure about this", Conte said. "It's important for me that ...

Calvert-Lewin fires Everton into UEL play-off round Calvert-Lewin fires Everton into UEL play-off round

Calvert-Lewin latched on to Davy Klaassen's through ball, before finishing well, to send Everton through to the next round with a 1-0 win over Ružomberok in Slovakia. "He is one of our young players". When asked if Kenny would be sent out on loan...

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