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by | August 26, 2017 | 17:34

He and the staff have been working really hard on strengthening his core and, from what he has shown in training, the hard work is paying off". Winning at home would certainly be a good start to turn things around, though. The seven goals conceded by West Ham is the most they have let in after two matches of a league campaign since 1988-89. So which team will be able to get the result they so desperately want? In his last five league games Joe Hart has made 10 saves and been beaten 17 ...

by | August 26, 2017 | 17:23

They began the day 5 ½ games behind Colorado for the second NL wild card but also behind Milwaukee and St. Louis. On Thursday, the 3-4-5 combo of outfielder Nick Williams , left fielder Hoskins, and first baseman Tommy Joseph went 7-for-14 with eight RBI and four runs scored.

by | August 26, 2017 | 17:01

Ferrari's decision to retain 2007 world champion Raikkonen, who will be 38 in October, for one more season gives the team breathing space until other top drivers become available at the end of next year. After qualifying second behind team-mate Raikkonen, Vettel's superior strategy saw him take the lead midway through the race and hold on for his third win of the season.

by | August 26, 2017 | 14:41

The versatile centre-back has spent his entire club career with Schalke since debuting for the first team in 2007. Liverpool have been chasing the Germany worldwide as manager Jurgen Klopp continues his pursuit of a new centre-back. Allegri's men began their Serie A campaign with a 3-0 win over Cagliari on Saturday and defensive reinforcements are seemingly on the way in the form of Schalke's Howedes.

by | August 26, 2017 | 14:06

Jermain Defoe is close to full fitness after a groin strain and in contention to start. The duo blew a number of openings in Monday night's frustrating 1-1 draw with Everton at the Etihad. So, who could Guardiola select against Bournemouth? How strong that interest is and whether Manchester City will make a summer move remains to be seen but it is certainly one worth keeping an eye on.

by | August 26, 2017 | 13:49

With a lot of squad depth and talent, PSG surely have what it takes to challenge Bayern for first place. They are also back in the Champions League for a second straight year, and this fan pays the Northern Irish coach the ultimate compliment by getting his voice spot on.

by | August 26, 2017 | 13:25

The 35-year-old Swede announced that he had signed a one-season contract with the Reds this week, just four months after undergoing career-saving knee ligament surgery. With an average passing accuracy of 93% from their first two games, Jones has rarely put a foot wrong after he was largely regarded as a player to make way for Mourinho's more glamorous acquisitions at the back.

by | August 26, 2017 | 10:03

But the match turned on its head in a space of six overs as the visitors lost seven wickets for just 22 runs. He also revealed that Dhoni asked him to play in the same way as he would do in a typical Test match. Jasprit Bumrah was the star of the innings, as he ended with figures of 4-43. India now lead the series 2-0 after crushing Sri Lanka by nine wickets in the first ODI .

by | August 26, 2017 | 09:52

Here is what McMenamin reported: "Lost in the attention surrounding Irving's trade request is that Iman Shumpert also requested a trade after the season, multiple sources told ESPN". On the note of Cleveland's motivation to trade Shumpert , Shams Charina of The Vertical has backed that up while dismissing the idea Shumpert has asked to be traded.

by | August 26, 2017 | 09:44

Gavrilova faces another tough task on Saturday. An aggressive approach worked well for Gavrilova in her first meeting with Radwanska, racing out to a 4-0 lead after 17 minutes. The Slovakian is seeking her ninth career title. "I trusted my game plan and I think I executed it very well", Gavrilova said. The 23-year-old is projected to climb to No.22 in the world - and will crack the top 20 for the first time if she beats Cibulkova.

by | August 26, 2017 | 09:17

The Chile global has been linked with an exit from the Gunners all summer, with Manchester City , Chelsea , PSG and Bayern Munich all credited with interest. They were the preferred destination of Virgil van Dijk, who has himself asked to leave Southampton and consequently played no part in first-team training all summer amid concerns over his mindset.

by | August 26, 2017 | 04:02

Koeman is determined to sign another striker before the August 31 deadline and has admitted that he would be interested in signing Costa. The Brazilian-born Spain global is agitating for a move away from Stamford Bridge and a return to Atletico Madrid, but they remain under a transfer embargo preventing them from registering players until January and have also been drawn in Chelsea's Champions League group.

by | August 26, 2017 | 03:57

The Seahawks suffered a massive loss in their last preseason game, as offensive tackle George Fant tore an ACL, he will miss the entire 2017 season. Several players assumed to make the team will be missing against the Chiefs , however. There is no reason to rush him. The team said Ware will not return.

by | August 26, 2017 | 03:50

Everton who are also Premier League campaigners are in group E where they will face French side Lyon , Atalanta and Apollon Limassol . Villarreal of Spain meet Maccabi Tel-Aviv, Astana and Slavia Prague in Group A while Athletic Bilbao take on Hertha Berlin, Zorya and Ostersund in Group J .

by | August 26, 2017 | 01:48

After PSG shelled out almost £200m to sign Neymar , it was suggested that Draxler could leave the French giants in order to guarantee regular first-team football. Etienne. Attempting to connect with a deflected Neymar pass, Cavani went down under the slightest of contact from Saidy Janko as he entered the area.

by | August 26, 2017 | 01:47

Root, leading England on his Yorkshire home ground for the first time, equalled South Africa star AB de Villiers's all-time record of fifties in 12 consecutive Tests when he swept recalled leg-spinner Devendra Bishoo for four. The 76-year-old astonished his audience with his comment during a question and answer session in one of the intervals at last week's first Test with the West Indies .

by | August 26, 2017 | 01:41

The main fight is scheduled to start at 8:30 PM (local time .) Fans will be able to order the fight at ShowtimePPV.com and through the Showtime PPV mobile application. "If you take the emotion out of it, go from a 10 to a 1 on the emotional meter and put common sense in, use their heads to actually bet on the victor, then they'll bet Floyd Mayweather or sit this one out", Oddessa said.

by | August 26, 2017 | 01:34

She was banned from the tour for 15 months - returning in April - after testing positive for the newly banned drug meldonium at the 2016 Australian Open . "Consistent with past practice, a wildcard was provided to a past USA champion who needed the wildcard for entry into the main draw". Sharapova was refused a wildcard by French Open organizers and missed Wimbledon with a thigh injury.

by | August 26, 2017 | 00:32

LeBron James has rarely been one to shy away from giving his opinion. There were a few questions about the future of the #Cleveland Cavaliers after losing to the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals for the second time in the last three years.

by | August 26, 2017 | 00:09

We are working hard". From our chairman Daniel [Levy] and Steve [Hitchen], our chief scout, trying to find the right profile. "Last season we were talking, not me, but from other sides saying we need to strengthen our squad and keep the quality in all the competitions and keep the level", the Tottenham boss added.

by | August 25, 2017 | 23:34

Aurier has been put up for sale by PSG , who have signed Dani Alves in his right-back position and also have Thomas Meunier, with the French club believing the Ivory Coast worldwide needs a fresh start to his career. "I can not confirm anything", Pochettino told reporters. Sources have told ESPN FC that Kevin Wimmer, Vincent Janssen and Moussa Sissoko are among the players free to leave Spurs and Pochettino said: "I don't need to tell you the names".

by | August 25, 2017 | 23:06

But he is not fully fit. "For me it is very important to continue to work with my players to improve on the pitch", he said. 'If someone thinks to accelerate the process, it's not the right way. He is in a good moment, he is coming back from injury with really good signs. "It is a tough group but when you play this competition, you must be prepared for the best teams in Europe", he said.

by | August 25, 2017 | 22:55

Trump spoke out several times about the issues and groups involved in Charlottesville , shifting his position from day to day. As I pointed out last week, Republican candidate for Nassau County executive Jack Martins refused to call out the white supremacists in Charlottesville by name and made a purposely ambiguous statement on Facebook ("Violence is not the answer") that either endorsed the white supremacists or blamed the counter protesters.

by | August 25, 2017 | 20:37

His annual compensation will rise to $6.6 million per year over the life of the contract. The $54 million total contract will pay Swinney $7.5 million for the rest of 2017 - a $6 million base salary and a $1.5 million signing bonus, according to ESPN.

by | August 25, 2017 | 20:14

This would likely be the No. 1 running back's only action of the preseason, however, with an appeal hearing for his six-game suspension looming August 29. Garrett elaborated on the plan for Elliott in what will likely be his only appearance of the preseason. Prosecutors declined to pursue the case against Elliott previous year, and the National Football League reached its conclusions after a yearlong investigation.