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Liverpool to take caution with Philippe Coutinho's fitness - Jurgen Klopp Liverpool to take caution with Philippe Coutinho's fitness - Jurgen Klopp
- September 13, 2017

While it is still very early days, both sides have seven points from their first three matches, and will have eyes on a title challenge. Goalkeeper: Simon Mignolet was rested for the 4-0 win over Arsenal before the global break but the Belgian worldwide is fully expected to be recalled this weekend with Loris Karius dropping back to the bench. (more...)
Mohamed Salah uncertain for Liverpool's Champions League clash against Sevilla Mohamed Salah uncertain for Liverpool's Champions League clash against Sevilla
- September 13, 2017

It is a bold move on Klopp's behalf. Sevilla will also be aiming to reach the knockout stages in the second consecutive season. He also insists the reasoning for going with Karius in Europe does not mean he has suddenly established a defined pecking order. (more...)
Why I rejected Manchester United - Arsene Wenger Why I rejected Manchester United - Arsene Wenger
- September 13, 2017

The Gunners go into their game against Bournemouth at the Emirates on Saturday on the back of consecutive away defeats to Stoke and Liverpool before the worldwide break. only to have a TV set placed in front of them. Former United chairman Martin Edwards has revealed in his new autobiography that Wenger was being lined up to replace Ferguson, who had initially announced he would retire at the end of the 2001/2 season. (more...)
Klopp laments Mane's red card Klopp laments Mane's red card
- September 13, 2017

It means that Mane will miss the Premier League game against Burnley at Anfield on Saturday, as well as away clashes with Leicester City in the League Cup (September 19) and the league (September 23). What had looked like a relatively straightforward decision and red card, despite Mane seemingly not intending to hurt his opponent, was turned into a huge debating point. (more...)
Jon Jones Fails UFC 214 'B' Sample For Turinabol Jon Jones Fails UFC 214 'B' Sample For Turinabol
- September 13, 2017

While UFC and the United States Anti-Doping Policy continue to provide Jon Jones due process following a positive drug test at UFC 214 , the case for the light-heavyweight champion's innocence took a step backward. Jones, who has twice been stripped of UFC titles in the past for disciplinary reasons, has yet to be stripped a third time. Despite reports that Jones passed a blood test following the positive test for turinabol, it should be noted that the steroid, developed in East Germany ... (more...)
All 30 Major League Baseball teams to open 2018 season All 30 Major League Baseball teams to open 2018 season
- September 13, 2017

That means that in a season with an overseas opener, there could be three different Opening Days: official Opening Day , domestic Opening Day and the day after domestic Opening Day , when most teams play their first game. As mentioned, Opening Day will be on Thursday, March 29th, with all 30 MLB teams playing (yay!) instead of what we've seen in recent years with three nationally televised games taking place on Sunday and the rest of the league starting play on Monday. (more...)
Paris Saint-Germain Champions League - 13 September 2017 Paris Saint-Germain Champions League - 13 September 2017
- September 13, 2017

By way of a demonstration, not only were they three goals to the good by the midway stage of this Champions League encounter in Group B , but the spoils had been split evenly among their three attackers. "I know the game when I didn't play without fear", the Celtic boss recalled to the Herald Scotland . Emery had identified Leigh Griffiths as the danger man for Celtic before the game and the striker came close to an equaliser when his curling free-kick was tipped over by Alphonse ... (more...)
Diego Costa Wrap Up Deal — Atletico Madrid Diego Costa Wrap Up Deal — Atletico Madrid
- September 13, 2017

The London club is expecting to receive 60 million euros payment for the striker . That would be the most expensive transfer in Atletico Madrid history. Costa left Los Colchoneros for Chelsea after winning La Liga title in 2014. Chelsea aren't budging and whilst Marca say a deal for Costa's transfer to Atletico Madrid "should be closed this week", they also believe it will be for around the headline figure of €60m. (more...)
Real Madrid star Marco Asensio dismisses PSG speculation Real Madrid star Marco Asensio dismisses PSG speculation
- September 13, 2017

While he had always been regarded as one of Spanish football's most talented young stars, the extent of the impact he has gone on to make in such a short space of time could not have been predicted. Cristiano Ronaldo is eager to return to action as he prepares for his first start of the season when Real Madrid begin their Champions League defence on Wednesday against APOEL Nicosia, coach Zinedine Zidane said on Tuesday. (more...)
Dolphins owner asks to move London game home, National Football League says no Dolphins owner asks to move London game home, National Football League says no
- September 13, 2017

Video released by the team during the storm showed many fallen trees on the exterior part of the venue. This brings up the question of what players and games have been impacted by the storm. "It will be played in London". The Chargers are playing their first home game in the tiny StubHub Center. The Dolphins will have a team meeting Tuesday and will practice beginning Wednesday at the Dallas Cowboys' complex in Oxnard. (more...)
Jemele Hill's tweets on 'white supremacist' Donald Trump 'inappropriate' Jemele Hill's tweets on 'white supremacist' Donald Trump 'inappropriate'
- September 13, 2017

Read the full USA Today article . Hill also said President Trump "empowered white racists (see Charlottesville)". The statement makes no mention of disciplinary action. "Well, it's a threat to me". This is not the first time ESPN has gotten grief from conservatives, who believe the network has become too liberal or political in general. (more...)
Danica Patrick out at Stewart-Haas; NASCAR ride in limbo
- September 13, 2017

Patrick, whose participation in NASCAR has always been polarizing given the attention she receives despite her lack of success, closed the post by writing: "I have the utmost faith in myself and those around me, and feel confident about my future". (more...)
Charlie Adam tells opposition teams how to exploit big Man United weakness
- September 13, 2017

Goals from Marouane Fellaini, Romelu Lukaku and Marcus Rashford made it a comfortable return to the Champions League for the Red Devils . Losing a player of Pogba's class and sheer presence is, by necessity, dilapidating for the rest of the squad, but United displayed against Basel a promising capacity to dominate games even without their star man in midfield. (more...)
Claudio Bravo: Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez Upset As Man City Move Failed Claudio Bravo: Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez Upset As Man City Move Failed
- September 13, 2017

With Sanchez out of contract at the end of this season, it has been speculated City could return with a reduced bid for the forward in January with Guardiola not ruling out a move. But Guardiola said the club's only concern was that rival teams in other European leagues will still be able to sign players - potentially from English clubs - after the window has closed in the Premier League. (more...)
The Chainsmokers accused of making racist joke during interview in China The Chainsmokers accused of making racist joke during interview in China
- September 13, 2017

The interviewer asked: 'During tours, do you bring your dog along with you?' "I try to but she's like really ill behaved", he responded to a question about bringing his furry friend on the road. UPDATE: The Chainsmokers have acknowledged the backlash to their insensitive joke, tweeting out an apology accompanied by a link to the website for Stop Yulin Forever , an organization that is trying to stop the slaughter of "some 10,000 dogs" every year by the Yulin Dog Meat Festival in Yulin, ... (more...)
Good Emmy omens for Saturday Night Live, Westworld and Stranger Things Good Emmy omens for Saturday Night Live, Westworld and Stranger Things
- September 13, 2017

Lee and his team won for Outstanding Production Design for a Variety , Nonfiction, Reality or Reality-Competition Series for the February 11, 2017, episode, hosted by Alec Baldwin . DuVernay said making 13th was "a lovely process" and also "an emotional process to steep yourself in". "Unsung heroes of a struggle that has not a lot to do with them, but has a lot to do with how they live each day". (more...)
Philippe Coutinho to miss Liverpool clash against Manchester City
- September 13, 2017

Mane's red card against Manchester City on Saturday was the primary reason why Liverpool lost the game 5-0, but the defensive problems that Klopp has struggled to clear up were in evidence once more at the weekend and I fear they may not be solved with the personnel now at the club. (more...)
Jurgen Klopp pencils in Philippe Coutinho's Liverpool return date Jurgen Klopp pencils in Philippe Coutinho's Liverpool return date
- September 13, 2017

But Garcia is adamant that this has to be the season that Klopp wins trophies, he said: "He has been at the club nearly two years". "I think he is doing a good job". Garcia is confident that some of the performances that Liverpool have delivered demonstrates that they are capable of winning the Champions League for a sixth time. (more...)
Welbeck welcomes Arsenal competition with Alexis still at the Emirates Welbeck welcomes Arsenal competition with Alexis still at the Emirates
- September 12, 2017

Arsenal striker Danny Welbeck says that manager Arsene Wenger has "a good headache" when it comes to his options up front. The same supporters who were on their feet at the end were an early Bournemouth goal , or a shoddy Arsenal performance, or anything but the display they were treated to, away from home revolt. (more...)
Tata Steel UK Pension Deal Approved, ThyssenKrupp Plans Europe Merger; Stock Up Tata Steel UK Pension Deal Approved, ThyssenKrupp Plans Europe Merger; Stock Up
- September 12, 2017

The pension scheme has been a major stumbling block in a possible merger between the Indian steelmaker and Thyssenkrupp , because the German company was opposed to taking on 15 billion pounds in United Kingdom pension liabilities. "This will take some time to implement, given the wide membership base". The net financial impact of the RAA including the payment of the agreed £550 million settlement amount will be reflected in the Q2 FY18 financials for the company. (more...)