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Kieran Trippier, Harry Kane net as Tottenham Hotspur see off Fulham

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If he had a bit more luck, he could have possibly score two or three goals today. Still, the loss will sting, especially with a rough run of upcoming fixtures. The Brazilian started his second consecutive Premier League game and was a prominent figure throughout, nearly scoring early on with a header before eventually finding the net just before half-time. Read More »

I've never been happier with Pogba, says Mourinho

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In an unusual step, United actually responded to the stories about the alleged "bust up", contacting Sky Sports reporter James Cooper, who revealed, "They are angry, they're incensed, they're telling me there was no bust up between Jose Mourinho and Paul Pogba ". Read More »

Tottenham confirmed stating XI vs Fulham - Pochettino makes change

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We know from inside that it will be hard, the season, and because we are warriors we want to fight. Pochettino now has 27 first-team players at his disposal, not including Vincent Janssen whose number-nine short has been made vacant. Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino admits this will be his most challenging season at Spurs after the club opted not to make a single signing in the transfer window. Read More »

Rafael Benitez: Newcastle can not allow anyone to go

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Look for him to be the catalyst as Ayoze Perez and Jonjo Shelvey have good matches as well in a 2-1 road win. The United States International looked to have picked up a serious injury on the opening day of the season but scans have showed no serious damage, but he still remains a doubt for this weekend. Read More »

England vs India, third Test, day one

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India scored 457 and 391/9 decl in two innings on a flat surface, as England had scored 496 whilst batting once and the match petered out to a draw. "All you can do is strengthen the muscles around it". If Virat Kohli wants to emulate Sourav Ganguly who promoted Virender Sehwag to the top-order, Rohit would be available on speed dial for the captain. Read More »

Fury fight will happen, insists WBC heavyweight champion Wilder

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Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury came face to face in Belfast on Friday afternoon as excitement continues to build for their proposed fight later this year . "Bomb Squad" is a catchphrase associated with Wilder, and is derived from his "Bronze Bomber" nickname. Wilder and Tyson Fury then came face-to-face in the lobby of the Europa Hotel, with dozens of fans holding them apart. Read More »

Aretha Franklin's viewing, funeral plans set

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Recording at FAME studios in Muscle Shoals, Alabama, working in partnership with Atlantic co-owner and producer Jerry Wexler and the legendary Muscle Shoals rhythm section, Franklin's debut for Atlantic, I Never Loved a Man the Way I Love You , was certified gold in the same year of its release. Read More »

Roger Federer 'anxious' ahead of return in Cincinnati

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But the 36-year-old was all business on Monday as she cleaned up on Australian Gavrilova, with Williams winning an 11th straight match here. The former World No.1 pulled out of last week's Rogers Cup in Montreal, citing "personal reasons", and had earlier suffered the worst defeat of her career - 6-1 6-0 -against Britain's Johanna Konta in San Jose. Read More »

Snedeker shoots 59 at Wyndham Championship

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Needing an eagle on the par-five final hole to break 60, Duval followed a flawless drive with a stunning second to six feet and he calmly rolled in the putt to snatch a one-shot win over Steve Pate - the first of four victories for Duval in the year. Read More »

De Bruyne set for three months on the sidelines

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De Bruyne's injury can provide a platform for England's U21 worldwide Phil Foden to flourish, even if the youngster is not the first choice for big games, according to Sky Sports pundit Matt Le Tissier. He can rest a little bit more with his wife, family and little boy and train with us". "Nobody needs to worry about Man City and their quality". Wembley is not an option given it hosts an National Football League clash that day and Twickenham has also been ruled out. Read More »

Liverpool centre-back moves to Cagliari on permanent deal

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The boss addressed the media ahead of Monday's trip to Selhurst Park to face a Crystal Palace team he expects to pose a considerable challenge to the Reds. "That's how it is". As well as providing a fitness update on his squad, Klopp spoke about the possibility of further outgoing transfers before the end of August and several other matters, too. Read More »

Mourinho has 'never been happier' with Pogba

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Speaking to Robbie Savage on BBC Radio 5 Live, he was asked what was going on with the latest rumour about a barney between Jose Mourinho and Paul Pogba but quickly deviated from the question. "I repeat, I couldn't be happier". The argument between Pogba and Mourinho, which concluded with the coach telling the player: "If he wants to leave, make him ask for it" has now seen the door closed on a possible departure. Read More »

Elon Musk's Next Project? A Tunnel to Dodger Stadium

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The Loop could be a boon for developers along the route. Between online feuds with rappers and heroic cave divers - and potentially illegal tweets about taking Tesla private - Elon Musk hasn't exactly been batting.1000 lately. Still, the point is likely not to remake what game time at Dodger Stadium looks like but to test the physical and operational capabilities of this brand-new subway scheme. Read More »

Eagles fans troll Patriots with billboard near Gillette Stadium

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Wisniewski took a picture of the Super Bowl banners inside Gillette Stadium and circled the space next to the Super Bowl LI one and said , "That's the most lovely blank space I've ever seen". He threw three touchdown passes, including two in the third quarter. "But, we're on to 2018". This was a departure from the Eagles' preseason opener, when Jenkins stood with his right fist raised, as he had much of last season to call attention to social injustice before the National Football League ... Read More »

How Aretha Franklin turned ‘Respect’ into the anthem of a generation

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Many may not know it but the Queen of Soul's "I Never Loved a Man (The Way I Love You)" was her first hit record. "We shook hands and I curtsied", Franklin said in the statement circulated by her publicist. Aretha Franklin was born on March 25, 1942, in Memphis Tennesse to C.L Franklin and Barbara Siggers Franklin. She remembers the iconic singer as a lovely, young woman who was a "consummate entertainer". Read More »

Luke Shaw hails 'best feeling' of career after opening scoring account

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I think football is changing". While it may have been surprising to see Manchester United sign just one first-team player this summer, it was also surprising to see them keep hold of one player in particular - Anthony Martial. "Even if I forget the goal , it was a complete performance", said Mourinho of the left back's display. United sat back and invited Leicester on which led to Maddison having a shot on the United goal that was well saved by David De Gea and several other good ... Read More »

Keith Hernandez: Marlins were right to hit Acuna

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Braves LHP Max Fried, on the 10-day disabled list with a left groin strain, will make a rehab start for Triple-A Gwinnett on Friday - "quicker than we originally thought", Snitker said. Freeman, Snitker and other Braves players believe Urena meant to hit Acuna. "That kid didn't deserve that". He took his position in left field and then walked off the field. Read More »

Cech or Leno? Emery picks starter against Chelsea

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The 36-year-old appeared to struggle with Emery's new approach of playing the ball out from defence in Sunday's season opener, nearly scoring an own goal in the 2-0 defeat as he looked uncomfortable in possession. Ian Wright attended a TAG Heuer event in London to celebrate the extension of its partnership as the Official Timekeeper to The Premier League . Injuries to Sead Kolašinac and Nacho Monreal meant that Ainsley Maitland-Niles had to fill in at left-back against Manchester City, ... Read More »

Jalen Ramsey attacks 'trash' NFL QBs but admits Brady 'doesn't suck'

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Though her husband escaped Ramsey's harshest criticisms - Ramsey doesn't think Detroit's signal-caller is "the best quarterback out there" - GQ senior editor Chris Gayomali addressed Kelly's thoughts on Twitter , writing, "Kelly Stafford out here playing entire concertos with a dog whistle ... Read More »

Arsenal boss Unai Emery told to make big change

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Emery signed Bernd Leno from Bayer Leverkusen for £19m earlier this summer and there have been calls for the German to become the club's first choice. We can improve and we need to improve playing in the hard games. Ahead of them, the talisman that is Ozil can have the creative freedom he requires to dictate play high up the pitch, playing slightly behind the strikers who will gladly convert the numerous chances he will provide for them. Read More »

Jürgen Klopp: Liverpool can not be anything but the challenger

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Jürgen Klopp has said Liverpool face an "unbelievably hard" Premier League season despite opening the campaign with a 4-0 rout of West Ham United , their biggest opening-day win at Anfield since 1932. "Keita's the future, no doubt about that and he's what they needed in that midfield". He can grow even more and become a top player. And during those brief periods they were without the ball, they pressured West Ham relentlessly until they got it back. Read More »

Real Madrid star hits back at Liverpool FC manager Jurgen Klopp

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And despite the loss of Emre Can to Juventus on a free transfer, Jurgen Klopp otherwise kept together the Liverpool team that so enthrallingly reached the Champions League final last term. The forward became injured in the opening stages of the game after a clash with Ramos - who also later went on to crash into Karius. It was the sixth time Klopp, the former Borussia Dortmund boss, had lost in seven finals contested as a manager. Read More »

Bafana Bafana Have Remained Unmoved In The New FIFA Rankings

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There is little movement from teams who were not present at the World Cup with Wales moving down one place to 19th, Northern Ireland up two places to 27th and Scotland also up two places to 40th. The new formula, approved by the FIFA Council before the World Cup, relied on adding or subtracting points depending on the results of matches rather than averaging points over a given period of time. Read More »

Maurizio Sarri has loosened two rules that Antonio Conte implemented at Chelsea

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This rule was introduced by Antonio Conte and was said to be unpopular with numerous Chelsea players. The 24-year-old World Cup finalist was missing from the Blues' matchday squad on Saturday. But his desire to play on the front foot has already endeared him to Willian after two seasons under Conte's rigorous tactical approach that prioritised making Chelsea hard to beat. Read More »

Independence Day 2018: Leaders across nation celebrate India's freedom

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President Mamnoon Hussain on Tuesday emphasized the need for strengthening state institutions to take collective decisions concerning the country. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath salutes the national flag after hoisting it during the 72nd Independence Day function at Vidhan Sabha in Lucknow. Read More »

De Bruyne set for long layoff after training injury

City will carry out tests at their training ground and they will also send him to see specialist Dr Ramon Cugat in Barcelona, who treats numerous club's injured players. De Bruyne had only played the final 30 minutes of City's opening Premier League win at Arsenal last Sunday as a result of his late return to pre-season. Read More »

Zinedine Zidane Wants To Replace Jose Mourinho As Man Utd Boss

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Since the shock resignment at Real, Zidane has been linked with the Qatar national team job and a technical advisory role with former club Juventus in before the speculation was quickly dismissed. Shaw joined United from his boyhood club after representing England at the 2014 World Cup for a reported £32 million. Mourinho tried to placate the midfielder by making him captain for United's first game of the season against Leicester. Read More »

Koepka beats Tiger Woods to win US PGA

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Furyk confirmed spots next month in France for Jordan Spieth , Bubba Watson , Webb Simpson and Rickie Fowler from U.S. qualifying settled after Sunday's PGA Championship final round. "I do want to be there as a player", Woods said Sunday. "As they should. You know, he's probably the greatest player to ever play the game, and to have the comeback that he's having-it's incredible". Read More »

Post-Ronaldo Real Madrid gets it first test

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These two teams have won five of the last eight Super Cups but have never played each other in the event and this represents the first Super Cup between two clubs from the same city. It was an interesting game, with both teams having many chances. Although an early move for Antoine Griezmann broke down when the striker chose to stay with Atletico Madrid , they quickly sealed deals for Sevilla centre-back Clement Lenglet, Gremio playmaker Arthur and Bordeaux winger Malcom. Read More »

L'Equipe: Zidane wants to take over at Manchester United

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The Manchester Evening News says Dalot is making progress with his rehabilitation from surgery but United are "taking it intentionally slow to make sure nothing is rushed", according to a source close to the player. Zinedine Zidane allegedly wants to replace Jose Mourinho as Manchester United manager in 2019. The Frenchman has now won the last three Champions League titles in a remarkable run, whilst he has also won one La Liga title, but he made a decision to move on this past ... Read More »

Halep topples Garcia to reach Montreal semis

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Halep has won her last six meetings with the 25-year-old American. "Hopefully, I'll play very well for two sets". "But I know she's very talented". "I played some really tough players". "It's an wonderful performance, I was almost dead during the first set, but I didn't give up", Halep told Sportsnet in the post-match television interview. Read More »

Koepka holds off Woods to win 100th PGA Championship

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You could argue it's a case of platitudes not being worth much unless you really act on them. "It is something I will discuss with Tiger and the other vice captains , what's best for the team". While not exactly a makeover, the shift will give the PGA a new look in a slot where fans are gearing up for the golf season rather than gearing down. Read More »

Maryland places Boardman's Durkin on leave

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In any football team, especially right here in August, you can find a disgruntled player that's probably not playing. Jordan McNair , 19, died June 13, two weeks after participating in a workout at Maryland's outdoor practice fields, CNN affiliate WJZ-TV reported . Read More »