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Rangers have ‘blown the title race wide open’ says Steven Gerrard

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You can't say they have to be rested in the Champions League because they weren't rested previous year. Mahrez tested Alisson with a near-post shot that the Brazilian turned behind, but his real chance to make himself a City hero came when the pace of Sane was too much for the normally flawless Van Dijk and this time a penalty was given. Read More »

Bottas willing to accept further team orders

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Lewis Hamilton had a lot of sympathy for Bottas as well as he was seen consoling his teammate after the race and at the podium. "No, I think you attack every weekend", said the German. "It's hard to know to what extent we have improved and they might have gone backwards." he added. "Frank Williams told me: "You're one individual that I pay to drive the vehicle". Read More »

Gano makes 63-yard game-winning FG vs. Giants

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Because it happened on a Panthers punt. During his tirade, Beckham was shown trying to calm down his teammate. The last member of the Panthers to protest was defensive end Julius Peppers , who stayed in the locker room prior to the anthem previous year when players around the league protested. Read More »

Jadon Sancho rewarded for bold move to Borussia Dortmund with England call-up

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But I don't think you should then just duck that challenge because it's hard. 'We've got a few injuries so there's an opportunity. "But inherently care about the project in a way that maybe would be hard to find in something else". Southgate joked that assistant Steve Holland, who has also signed on until 2022, had been watching Sancho disguised in "a flat cap and glasses" in Germany, where the teenager's displays were enough for a call-up regardless of the current injury issues. Read More »

Real Madrid defender Varane snaps at reporter over Lopetegui sack talk

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Real Madrid's injuries keep mounting after Gareth Bale and Karim Benzema had to be substituted on Saturday in the 1-0 loss at Alaves . Julen Lopetegui's side were beaten in the Champions League in midweek by CSKA Moscow and had previously lost to Sevilla as well as a draw at home to neighbours Atletico Madrid. Read More »

Twitter reacts as Arsenal demolish Fulham 5-1

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Fulham's back three looked exposed with every Arsenal attack and only fine work from Marcus Bettinelli stopped Alex Iwobi tapping home a second, but they snatched an equaliser a minute before half-time, Schurrle clipping a fine first-time finish over Leno after a good Luciano Vietto pass. Read More »

Prithvi Shaw's mindblowing records even before his 19th birthday

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Prithvi Shaw and Pujara contributed 206 runs for the second wicket. Here's how Twitterati reacted to Prithvi Shaw's century on his Test debut. Youngsters Prithvi Shaw, Mayank Agarwal and pacer Mohammed Siraj have all been rewarded with berths in the squad for their consistent and impressive showing in domestic cricket and for India A. Read More »

Manchester United vs. Newcastle United - Football Match Report

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The many concerns of those fans who fill Old Trafford every week will not evaporate during the week-long global break, but at least they went home smiling after a super comeback. They give me the contract because they wanted to give it [to] me. I'm not turning on my football club, but I have to say, something has to change; and it isn't the manager. Read More »

Premier League Fulham vs Arsenal

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Unai Emery is determined to keep looking ahead rather than dwelling on the current eight-match winning run he is enjoying as Arsenal head coach. 'It is a great achievement for those two and it's definitely achievable for me.The England youngsters are a very talented bunch of lads and hopefully one day I can be part of the team'. Read More »

High-flying Yankees: Victory sets up ALDS with Red Sox

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Aaron Judge hit a two-run home run in the first inning, and Giancarlo Stanton later added his first career postseason homer as the New York Yankees advanced to the American League Division Series on Wednesday night with a 7-2, wild-card game victory over the Oakland Athletics at raucous Yankee Stadium. Read More »

Naby Keita’s fitness crucial to Liverpool’s hope for victory over Manchester City

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The Merseyside outfit came from behind to rescue a 1-1 draw with Chelsea FC at Stamford Bridge last weekend after former Manchester City striker Sturridge netted a late equaliser. While City are not short of attacking talent, the repertoire of skill and technique available against Liverpool would be bolstered significantly if De Bruyne was passed fit to play. Read More »

Jose Mourinho is caught up in Manchester United's identity crisis

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Paul Pogba in particular was excellent in the second half as he produced a lovely assist for the Anthony Martial equaliser before the much maligned Alexis Sanchez popped up with the victor in the last few minutes. Mourinho responded to United's dramatic win over Newcastle by complaining of a "manhunt" from certain sections of the media. "It is the life I love and since I was kid I work for this". Read More »

Mourinho on Man Utd fight-back: Rashford was sad; McTominay scared

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But Sky Sports News has been told no such decision has been made by the powers-that-be at Old Trafford. I'm furious going back three or four years ago when David Moyes was sacked when it broke the day before to journalists. I'm not turning on my football club, but I have to say, something has to change; and it isn't the manager. "With all the respect, and I hope they don't interpret me in a negative way, if we are playing in a league like the Swiss league and we don't win that league, ... Read More »

Eden Hazard reveals reason behind his resurgence under Maurizio Sarri

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I've been very happy for the last four years and a half, we've had great success, won many things. "In the last five, six days, he has been better, so I think he is able to play tomorrow". "I wish he came a bit earlier to be honest". "Sarri went on to single out Jorginho out for special praise, adding: "[He's] really suitable to the way I like to play. Read More »

Klopp admits Liverpool haven't figured out Man City formula

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But, despite that, Guardiola said City will go out on the attack. That's why we have to try and create as often as possible and Pep's teams are best at that, and I can admit that easily because it's so obvious. The Liverpool manager was never going to admit publicly to any misgivings and, if he were one for statistics, the relevant numbers to support his view that nothing is really wrong would not have been hard to dredge up. Read More »

Neville lays into United boardroom over Mourinho report

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It was 2-0 just three minutes later, Yoshinori Muto spinning beyond Young and firing home from 12 yards out, prompting Mourinho to bring on Mata for Eric Bailly in a drastic reshuffle of his side. According to ESPN , Manchester United owners, the Glazer family are willing to give the manager some time to turn things around. Former player, Laurent Blanc is one of the dark horses in the race for Mourinho's job. Read More »

Manchester United go two down against Newcastle inside 10 minutes

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Alexis Sanchez is on the bench. Christian Atsu hopes Newcastle United pile compound the misery of fellow strugglers Manchester United ahead of the meeting of the two sides on Saturday. The former World Cup victor could also be key in unlocking the potential of fellow French man Paul Pogba , whom Mourinho reportedly fell out with amidst a string of poor performances . Read More »

Bombshell report claims Mourinho to be sacked tomorrow

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Following four matches without a win, including defeats in the Premier League to West Ham United and in the Carabao Cup to Derby County, things are getting desperate at Old Trafford. David Moyes , who was given a 6-year contract as he replaced Sir Alex Ferguson, was sacked after 9 months only. Old Trafford will be in the spotlight as Newcastle arrive under the guidance of old foe Rafael Benitez, who has won six competitive matches against Mourinho - a record only bettered by ... Read More »

India vs West Indies 1st Test, Day 2

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Shaw's hundred is a massive one for India in two respects - one, it breaks the kind of monopoly that the Vijay-Dhawan pair enjoyed and two, it shows that India can benefit from moving on from tried and tested options. This approach surprised Ravichandran Ashwin too, who in a post-match interview with the official broadcaster, asserted that the wicket wasn't a very hard one to bat one. Read More »

Ryu silences Braves; Dodgers blast three homers

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Gausman is scheduled to start for the Braves in Game 3 of the NL Division Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers . "It wasn't really an agree or disagree type thing, I guess", he said. Before ecstatic home fans, the Brewers thwarted a rally bid from the Rockies, who erased a two-run deficit in the top of the ninth inning. Ryu was 7-3 with a 1.97 ERA in the regular season. Read More »

Paul Pogba rallies behind Manchester United

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Something clearly isn't right at the club now given that they're languishing in 10th place in the Premier League table after seven games and have already fallen significantly behind their title rivals. It also ran contrary to the opinion of Paul Scholes, who this week said he was surprised Mourinho had survived the West Ham defeat and that United's manager is "embarrassing" the club with his public rifts. Read More »

Luis Severino to start AL Wild Card game for Yankees against A's

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Following shoulder and elbow surgeries, Ryu was limited to only one start in 2015 and 2016, and was kept off the postseason roster in 2017 after going 5-9 with a 3.77 ERA in the regular season. Kershaw started on Saturday, Sept. 29 and will also have five days off before his start against Atlanta on Friday. The first game of the series is Thursday, Oct. Read More »

Jadeja hits debut ton as India declare on record 649-9

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Ravindra Jadeja smashed his maiden global century as India posted their highest total against the West Indies after declaring on 649-9 in the first Test in Rajkot on Friday. Needing a solid performance after being kept in the field for the first two sessions, West Indies experienced a nightmare start when captain Kraigg Brathwaite's (2) off-stump was sent cartwheeling by Mohammed Shami in the third over after the right-hander was late on a defensive jab. Read More »

Manuel Pellegrini says West Ham’s Marko Arnautovic will improve

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West Ham have found their feet under Manuel Pellegrini following a slow start, with the icing on the cake being Saturday's triumph over Manchester United . The Hammers were without a point after losing their first four games of the season before the trip to Goodison Park that sparked a three-match unbeaten run in the league against Everton, Chelsea and Manchester United respectively. Read More »

Manchester United hit with triple injury blow ahead of Newcastle visit

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Q: You've gone four [games] without a win, the club's only gone five without a win once since 1999, do you accept that kind of a run for a club of this size is not good enough? Sanchez arrived at Old Trafford from Arsenal last January to much fanfare with many fans hoping he would be the type of world-class performer that could help United push to win the Premier League . Read More »

NASA eyes powerful Super Typhoon Kong-Rey

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Typhoon Kong-rey will be the ninth tropical system of the season to impact Japan this year. As of 3 p.m. Wednesday, the typhoon was traveling northwest in the sea south of Okinawa at a speed of 15 kilometers per hour, with an atmospheric pressure of 940 hectopascals at its center and packing winds of up to 234 kph, according to the agency. Read More »

UFC 229 Embedded: Vlog Series - Episode 1

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It is peak-McGregor season once more as the biggest UFC event of the year quickly approaches. McGregot and Khabib gave us a taste of their bitter rivalry in last week's press conference , with the media getting their chance to ask questions, just 15 days away from the bout at UFC 229. Read More »

Pep Guardiola Gives Update On Kevin De Bruyne Injury

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But despite Liverpool's unbeaten start in the league, they haven't looked as frightening going forward, with Mohamed Salah in particular struggling to hit last season's heights. Liverpool's highly anticipated match with Manchester City on Sunday will be available to view in one billion homes around the world, sources have told ESPN FC. Read More »

Irving willing to re-sign with Celtics

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The crowd, naturally, erupted with applause. "I'm accepting it's going to be a constant story", Irving said of the free-agency rumors . Speaking at a Boston Celtics season-ticket holder event at TD Garden on Thursday night, Celtics superstar guard Kyrie Irving confirmed that he plans on re-signing with the Celtics next summer. Read More »

Trump says Kavanaugh case will drive GOP votes

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He was gone and he was replaced by somebody that nobody ever heard of". He urged Minnesota voters to vote for Smith's Republican challenger Karin Housley. 'He was announced for one simple reason, he is an incredible intellect, an incredible person, an incredible talent, he has been an incredible judge'. Read More »

Virat Kohli tops active players century list with his 24th Test ton

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YS Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium", the BCCI stated in a press release. The right-hander reviewed in desperation but replays showed the ball hitting middle stump. With the achievement, Shaw became the fourth youngest player to score a hundred on debut and the youngest ever Indian. Thus, when India dropped Dhawan and Vijay for the home series against West Indies , it was indeed a huge change. Read More »