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Real beaten again as pressure mounts on Lopetegui Real beaten again as pressure mounts on Lopetegui
- October 21, 2018

Real Madrid enter this match looking for their first win in three league matches. It took only six minutes for Levante to strike, Sergio Postigo's long ball completely missed by Raphael Varane, allowing captain Jose Luis Morales to round Thibaut Courtois and slide into an empty net. (more...)
Gordon Hayward of Boston Celtics out vs. New York Knicks Gordon Hayward of Boston Celtics out vs. New York Knicks
- October 21, 2018

Tatum had just given the Celtics a three-point lead with two free throws with 7.9 seconds left and the Knicks called their final timeout. Opening the season with three games in four nights, including Friday night's heavyweight bout with the Boston Celtics , it would've been nearly expected for the Raptors to have a let-down game in Washington, especially with Delon Wright still not back from his preseason thigh injury and Kawhi Leonard given the night off for rest. (more...)
Cristiano Ronaldo’s arrival forced my exit from Juventus: Gonzalo Higuain Cristiano Ronaldo’s arrival forced my exit from Juventus: Gonzalo Higuain
- October 21, 2018

It was 2-0 11 minutes into the second half when Kevin Bonifazi headed home from a corner, and although Vanja Milinkovic-Savic's freakish dismissal with 15 minutes left gave Roma hope, they could not take advantage. Allegri will be without Paulo Dybala while Douglas Costa is set to return after serving a four-match for spitting. Despite dominating the game, Napoli had to wait until the last 10 minutes to wrap up the points thanks to a Dries Mertens penalty and a strike from Croatian ... (more...)
Brewers fans, crew prepare for final game of NLCS against Dodgers Brewers fans, crew prepare for final game of NLCS against Dodgers
- October 21, 2018

It's going to be a pretty special series", newly crowned NLCS MVP Bellinger said, according to the AP. The Dodgers and Red Sox have met once before in the World Series, back in 1916 with Boston beating Brooklyn behind a big game from pitcher Babe Ruth. (more...)
Bayern Munich Chief clarifies statements on Mesut Ozil Bayern Munich Chief clarifies statements on Mesut Ozil
- October 21, 2018

The three key Bayern figureheads do not usually all face the media together, leading to reports the briefing is to address Kovac's future. After winning the past six titles, the 28-time German champion are sixth in the Bundesliga and have not won in four matches overall. (more...)
Astros fans mock Craig Kimbrel's weird pre-pitch stance during game Astros fans mock Craig Kimbrel's weird pre-pitch stance during game
- October 21, 2018

Asked if he thought anything untoward was going on at Fenway Park during Games 1 and 2, Cora said, "No, I don't". "The person was removed much earlier in the game". The Red Sox used one option for Game 5 starter, Eduardo Rodríguez, for one out, and had plans to go to the other one, David Price , if closer Craig Kimbrel could not convert the first six-out save of his career. (more...)
All-smiles Chelsea face rotting United All-smiles Chelsea face rotting United
- October 21, 2018

Ianni, who was assistant to Sarri at Napoli before joining him at Stamford Bridge this year, raced up the touchline and celebrated with a fist pump right in front of Mourinho. The under-fire manager had been on the verge of delivering the flawless response to critics with United closing in on a second consecutive comeback win, at the home of his old club. (more...)
Rockets vs. Pelicans: Davis Outscores Harden, Wants New Orleans To Remain Unbeatable Rockets vs. Pelicans: Davis Outscores Harden, Wants New Orleans To Remain Unbeatable
- October 21, 2018

Nikola Mirotic added 30 points, 10 rebounds, and shot 6-8 from three-point range. "Now it's just up to everybody (and) they're going to do whatever it takes to win". Kawhi Leonard drops 24 points in his first game with the Toronto Raptors. He is much better in transition and his shot was on in the preseason. Kevin Love scored 21 points for Cleveland who are rebuilding after losing LeBron James to the Los Angeles Lakers . (more...)
Take Two: Will Bosa's withdrawal from OSU hurt his draft stock? Take Two: Will Bosa's withdrawal from OSU hurt his draft stock?
- October 21, 2018

But Bosa won't be returning to the Buckeyes regardless. "For Nick it was very hard to come to the realization that it was over" at Ohio State, John Bosa said. I want to thank Nick for the remarkable efforts he gave for this program. He cited the love Nick and his family have for the university, his teammates and for the coaching and support staff, especially defensive line coach Larry Johnson . (more...)
Lionel Messi picks up nasty arm injury and could miss El Clasico Lionel Messi picks up nasty arm injury and could miss El Clasico
- October 21, 2018

Ernesto Valverde's men entered the encounter winless in their last four LaLiga matches, which included three draws and a loss. "There's a big difference between having him on the pitch or not but we have a strong enough team to win games whether he plays or not". (more...)
Jose Mourinho Pulled Away From Melee Following Late Chelsea Equaliser Jose Mourinho Pulled Away From Melee Following Late Chelsea Equaliser
- October 21, 2018

On Saturday, Mourinho sought to dispel any notion that the ugly scenes at Chelsea were his fault, saying he had been the victim of rudeness on the part of a member of the home team's coaching staff and fans. In the second half we managed to transform that on occasions in goals , in ambition, in free-flow play with good intensity, good passing, good quality. (more...)
Emmanuel Boateng in action as Levante defeat Real Madrid Emmanuel Boateng in action as Levante defeat Real Madrid
- October 20, 2018

Levante following Jose Luis Morales' opener and a penalty from Roger Marti . Levante were then awarded a penalty in the 13th minute when the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) adjudged Raphael Varane to have handled in the box. "We finished the game dead, because we left everything on the pitch". Lopetegui admitted he had witnessed a "sad changing room" after the match and his team were certainly not blessed with luck. (more...)
Spurs boss Pochettino defends lack of summer spending - 'No regrets' Spurs boss Pochettino defends lack of summer spending - 'No regrets'
- October 20, 2018

I can not guess [what will happen]. However, with just two points separating Tottenham from top-of-the-table Manchester City, Mauricio Pochettino will be hoping to keep the pressure on their title rivals with another win at West Ham this afternoon. (more...)
F1: Vettel grid penalty boosts Lewis Hamilton's fifth title bid F1: Vettel grid penalty boosts Lewis Hamilton's fifth title bid
- October 20, 2018

But he will start the race with a three-place grid penalty following a controversial stewards' ruling for speeding under red flags in opening practice. Speaking before Vettel's penalty was confirmed, Mercedes boss Toto Wolff sympathized with the Ferrari driver, having felt Ocon's similar penalty at Suzuka was unfair. (more...)
Chris Smalling slammed for Anthony Martial tweet after Chelsea draw
- October 20, 2018