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Elliott shines on the field despite threat of suspension


The appeals process is unlikely to be a court priority and it is possible Elliott will play the entire season, as was the case when Patriots quarterback Tom Brady took his Deflategate suspension to the higher courts. The NFL disagreed with Mazzant's assessment, setting the stage for the appeal. "Just kind of your name getting dragged through the mud", Elliott said Sunday, when asked what the most hard part of the process has been. Read More »

Kane can be Tottenham's Batistuta - Pochettino


One wonders how Son - who showed his killer instinct last season with 21 goals in all competitions - would have fared in similar scenarios and, had Everton put up a better fight on Saturday afternoon, Sissoko's wastefulness could have been much costlier. Read More »

Jose Mourinho says Nemanja Matic is the best he's worked with

On Saturday, Manchester United were unable to match the feats of their manager's title-winning sides as they were held to a 2-2 draw in a pulsating encounter away to Stoke City which asked them a whole heap of questions they had not had to even consider when strolling to their first three successes of the league season. Read More »

National Football League files appeal of Ezekiel Elliott injunction


The second-year player rushed for 104 yards on 24 carries and was a dominant force throughout the night against the Giants . "The NFL's actions demonstrate that from the very beginning of the decision-making process, a cloud of fundamental unfairness followed Elliott", Mazzant wrote in his decision. Read More »

Davinson Sanchex debut display delightsTottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino

Spurs fans were delighted on social media with Sissoko for his efforts against Everton and many feel it was his best display since he moved to North London. "You can compare. For me, OK, I put Batistuta there." he said, holding one hand above the other, ".and Harry there", his other hand slightly lower. "Maybe they have different characteristics but I think he is in that level, with Batistuta". Read More »

Alexis Sanchez 'focused' and 'full of desire' to play for Arsenal - Wenger


Match-winner Danny Welbeck received some special praise from Arsene Wenger . "He is focused. He told me he is focused on the Premier League and Europa League ". I got into that position and I didn't think twice about it'. Sanchez also faced plenty of criticism back home in Chile after the national team lost two World Cup qualifiers to put them in danger of failing to qualify for Russian Federation. Read More »

Teva Spikes on New CEO


We are optimizing our operations and geographical footprint while focusing our resources on the specialty and generics pipeline assets that offer the most attractive return on investment. Teva's NY listing was indicated to open 12.58% higher at $17.45, after closing at $15.50. In August, Teva lost about a quarter of its market value in one day on mounting concerns about the future of the company after it cut its full-year outlook and slashed its dividend, blaming the rapid deterioration of ... Read More »

Conor McGregor Sued for Allegedly Injuring Man During Nate Diaz Press Conference


According to a lawsuit obtained by The Blast , William Pegg was at the press conference for McGregor's fight with Nate Diaz on August 17, 2016 at the Copperfield Theater in Las Vegas. The lawsuit was actually previously filed last March on March 28. "McGregor Sports & Entertainment is also listed as a defendant in the case". While both fighters have already been forced to answer and pay for their actions by the Nevada State Athletic Commission, McGregor may yet take another financial hit ... Read More »

Chelsea call on fans to stop anti-Semitic chant


Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata has publicly distanced himself from an anti-Semitic song about him chanted by the club's supporters during their 2-1 win over Leicester City. Videos appeared on social media of some supporters singing anti-Semitic songs before their FA Cup semi-final against Tottenham in April. Drinkwater's central-midfield foil during the Foxes' 2015-16 Premier League title-winning season was his usual energetic, tidy self and capped a typically consistent display with a ... Read More »

Why are there five English teams in the Champions League?


He will be having another crack at it this campaign, as the Blues embark on their quest to win it for the second time in their 112 year history. Hazard joined Chelsea shortly after they won their first Champions League title in 2012 but the London side have not won the competition since. Read More »

Ander Herrera sends Champions League warning to Man United


Ander Herrera has a stark warning for his Manchester United team-mates, insisting it would be a mistake to underestimate their Champions League opponents. Herrera told Manchester United's website: "It is incredible to be back in it". Attractive is not a term that has often been associated with Stoke over the years. Read More »

Neymar: One Reason I Ditched Barca for PSG


The Ligue 1 side will be boasting new signings Neymar and Kylian Mpabbe in their new-look line-up that hammered Metz 5-1 at the weekend. "One of my biggest reasons for joining PSG was to help the club write history", Neymar said , as quoted by The Sun . Read More »

Cal's Collin Morikawa, Stanford's Maverick McNealy help USA win Walker Cup


Morikawa plays at California and Xiong had a big freshman year at Oregon. So, two years after going 0-2-1 in the seven-point US loss in the Walker Cup at Royal Lytham and St. "I'm so proud of them, each and every one of them". Norman Xiong and Collin Morikawa , who claimed a record-breaking win yesterday, also picked up a point for the U.S. Read More »

Manchester United look best bet as new big five enter Champions League

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has confirmed that Chris Smalling and summer signing Victor Lindelof will start in the heart of the back four against FC Basel in the first Champions League fixture of the 2017/18 season. He doesn't need me to go in to speak with him about it, so no problem", Mourinho explained , as quoted by the Manchester Evening News. The Belgium global has scored four goals in four Premier League games since his summer move from Everton, including one at ... Read More »

Kane can be even better than Batistuta - Pochettino


I think yes, you can compare, but for me, I put Batistuta there [raises one hand above the other] and Harry [just below] - but Harry can be better than him. Wednesday sees Spurs host Borussia Dortmund at the start of this season's campaign, with the use of Wembley as the team's new home still a burning issue. Read More »

Bad news for Arsenal & Francis Coquelin after Bournemouth


With the effervescent Sanchez yet to return to full fitness after injury and illness, Arsenal's attack was spearheaded by the brilliant Danny Welbeck - who scored a brace - and record signing Alexandre Lacazette, who added a stunning goal of his own. Read More »

Sadio Mane Named Premier League Player Of The Month For August

The defensive frailties of the Merseyside club were only exposed further following the sending off of Sadio Mane , which also took place during the first half. Unsurprisingly, Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp was aggrieved by the decision. Klopp went on, describing his confrontation with the referee following the card. Read More »

Mane sent off as Liverpool suffer City defeat


ALEX OXLADE-CHAMBERLAIN is joining Liverpool - but how will his pay packet at Anfield compare to his new team-mates? Klopp had targeted Southampton's Dutch defender Virgil van Dijk during the transfer window but was unable to get his club to agree to a deal. Read More »

Vandeweghe Knocks Off No. 1 Pliskova To Reach US Open Semis


The latest United States players have looked to Venus, Serena , Lindsay Davenport and Jennifer Capriati as role models. The men's doubles team of twin brothers Bob and Mike Bryan is also alive in the quarterfinals after beating Oliver Marach and Mate Pavic 4-5, 6-3, 6-4 on Monday. Read More »

Choupo-Moting ends Man Utd's flawless start

Defensive mistakes from Eric Bailly and Phil Jones proved to be United's undoing as Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting's brace gave the hosts a share of the spoils, but during the match, Mourinho and Hughes had a very heated exchange on sidelines. Read More »

Arsenal heap more misery on Bournemouth


Both teams before the game were under extreme pressure following series of poor performances that left them in the lower half of the table. "Sanchez will win the fans back, and win them back very quickly", Wenger said. "That was not very good, I've got to be honest", Howe said. We knew what we did was wrong and we need to make amends for it. "We have to show that you can improve by being together and improving together". Read More »

Teams called Jets about Bryce Petty

Petty suffered a Grade 1 MCL sprain in the fourth quarter of the Jets' third preseason game and didn't play in the final exhibition contest. But when asked if Petty's health was a factor, Bowles declined to answer. Kony Ealy may not have been a good fit for the Patriots. The Jets didn't disappoint on Sunday; they were as bad as advertised. Two newcomers were bright spots for the Jets. Read More »

Ravens' Danny Woodhead exits Bengals game with hamstring injury


Woodhead missed the last two preseason games with a hamstring injury . Flacco was 9 of 17 with a touchdown and an interception, but emerged relatively unscathed. Rarely has the Bengals quarterback looked so bad. In the end Flacco was a bit rusty and it didn't matter. Terrance West finished with 19 carries for 80 yards, and Buck Allen had 21 carries for 71 yards. Read More »

Packers vs. Seahawks means a meeting of the Bennett brothers


Or maybe I'm just saying that because it's the Seattle Seahawks at the Green Bay Packers . The Packers have a brutal road game in Week 2. Seattle should be motivated by recent losses to the Packers , but going on the road hasn't been their thing lately, as the Seahawks have failed to cover in their last four on the road. Read More »

Jadon Sancho initially agreed Man City deal - Guardiola


On deadline day he left for Borussia Dortmund . "We put a lot of efforts, like we had with Phil Foden, Brahim Diaz and other guys". Guardiola said he and Sancho had shaken hands on a "huge" contract, only for the 17-year-old to change his mind - costing him a place on City's pre-season tour of the United States - and then go AWOL from training. Read More »

Rookie Reuben Foster carted off the field in 49ers' season opener


Next on the depth chart behind Foster is Ray Ray Armstrong , a veteran who spent his first two seasons with the Rams and Raiders before joining the 49ers late in his third National Football League season in 2015. Foster, a first-round draft pick out of Alabama, started at weak-side linebacker and promptly made an impact. What will the 49ers defense do without Foster? Foster was limited during the 49ers' entire offseason program and then fully participated during training camp and the ... Read More »

Nemanja Matic sends warning to Manchester United teammates after Stoke City draw

United have not won at Stoke in the league since April 2013, but are the early pace-setters in the league, topping the table after winning all three of their matches so far with 10 goals scored and none conceded. "It's been a hard start for us in terms of the fixtures the computer has thrown up but we've had good performances", Hughes said on BT Sport . Asked if he was disappointed there wasn't a handshake, and if it would be nice and polite if everyone shook hands, Mourinho refused ... Read More »

Arsenal heap more on Bournemouth

Arsene Wenger's Arsenal side are now 16th in the Premier League table with just three points from as many games this season, coming off the back of consecutive defeats against Stoke City and Liverpool . Wenger is likely to make a raft of changes, especially given a trip to reigning champions Chelsea follows on Sunday. "He gets stronger and stronger", said Wenger. Read More »

Delta flight races Hurricane Irma to Puerto Rico - and wins


A Delta Airlines flight from NY to Puerto Rico may go down in online folklore as one of the bravest, or foolhardiest, pieces of piloting after the crew competed with a Category Five hurricane to complete their scheduled return flight. The winds were below the operating limits for the 737-900 to safely operate, according to Thomas. Delta executive Erik Snell praises the quick turnaround. Read More »

Welbeck hits brace as Arsenal wallop Bournemouth 3-0


Click any of these buttons below! But for Saturday at least the cheers he received upon entering the field of play were as warm as they were expected - although it was interesting to note it was Giroud's name that was sung first by the fans as the pair waited to come on. Read More »