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SHOWCASE-Soccer-Alonso double for Chelsea spoils Spurs' Wembley opener SHOWCASE-Soccer-Alonso double for Chelsea spoils Spurs' Wembley opener
- Agosto 21, 2017

Chelsea still haven't lost to Spurs at Wembley since the 2008 League Cup final. "We are working hard, there are plenty of games to play". "Please we need to stop [talking about the pitch]". We weren't clinical in front of the goal. Harry Kane and Mousa Dembele then went close when they tested Thibaut Courtois before Alonso opened the scoring after a spell of Chelsea pressure. (Más...)
Jordan Rossiter: Liverpool Star Philippe Coutinho Is Going To Leave For Barcelona Jordan Rossiter: Liverpool Star Philippe Coutinho Is Going To Leave For Barcelona
- Agosto 19, 2017

In light of Liverpool rejecting Barcelona's bid for Coutinho , Savage asked his Twitter followers how much would he be worth in the current market. Former Liverpool forward Craig Bellamy says it comes as little surprise that Philippe Coutinho wants to join Barcelona , amid reports that the Premier League club have rejected a fresh bid. (Más...)
Conor McGregor must Conor McGregor must "rumble" Floyd Mayweather — Manny Pacquiao
- Agosto 18, 2017

More importantly, McGregor is 11 years younger than the 40-year old Pretty Boy. Mayweather recorded a landslide unanimous decision victory over Pacquiao in 2015, in what was branded the "fight of the century" in the build-up to the bout. Mayweather had nearly all of his 49 professional wins using eight-ounce gloves, which may accentuate one of his advantages - his hand speed. If there is a solid connection you will feel it but they still cover a large area so to get that connection will be ... (Más...)
Jurgen Klopp: Nobody Told Me Position On Philippe Coutinho Has Changed Jurgen Klopp: Nobody Told Me Position On Philippe Coutinho Has Changed
- Agosto 17, 2017

Barcelona are hoping to sign Philippe Coutinho from Liverpool . "We are close to Coutinho and Dembele", he said on Catalan television station TV3. "Yesterday he was part of the complete session that looked really good". Liverpool's opening-day draw intensified the scrutiny surrounding its defensive deficiencies and Klopp refused to rule out further signings before the end of the transfer window. (Más...)
Alves: Neymar showed why PSG wanted to sign him Alves: Neymar showed why PSG wanted to sign him
- Agosto 17, 2017

In case you didn't know. . Philip Shepherd, partner in PwC's sports and leisure practice, said £100 million transfers will become prevalent as spending continues to follow the escalating growth of club revenues. The offer is valid until midnight August 27 and is open to ALL customers. French daily newspaper L'Equipe claims that Paris Saint-Germain are prepared to offload Julian Draxler in the summer transfer window. (Más...)
Rogers Cup champion Alexander Zverev to be in action — ATP Beijing Rogers Cup champion Alexander Zverev to be in action — ATP Beijing
- Agosto 15, 2017

I haven't wasted too much energy. There's a reason for it. I'm happy to be in the final. "I think I started playing so well in the first set and in general, I played a great match", Nadal told reporters of the 6-1 6-2 win . He added, "I don't know if I will be able to go far there because I am a little bit tired". World number 143 Shapovalov's incredible run in his home country had seen him beat Juan Martin del Potro and Rafael Nadal but Zverev proved a step too far. (Más...)
Burnley stun Chelsea, Watford steals a draw against Liverpool — EPL Wrap
- Agosto 15, 2017

Since then, the Spanish international has remained in Brazil - the country of his birth. No-one mentioned 2015-16 or, a " Mourinho season" - to use the Italian's own words - but it certainly hung there, infusing an edge to everything. The former Chelsea winger won a penalty converted by Roberto Firmino in the 55th minute and then bundled in the Brazilian's lofted pass from close range. (Más...)
Gary Neville Slaughters West Ham Defender For Role Man Utd Goal — Watch Gary Neville Slaughters West Ham Defender For Role Man Utd Goal — Watch
- Agosto 15, 2017

He moved to Old Trafford for £40million to become the Portuguese's third summer signing. Nemanja Matic marshalled the midfield with man-of-the-match excellence, while Romelu Lukaku looked every bit a £75m striker as he dominated West Ham's backline. (Más...)
United opening win United opening win "means nothing" yet says Mourinho
- Agosto 15, 2017

He knows sometimes strikers can play very well for the team without scoring goals. Although the pair make up the two in a 4-2-3-1, there is no doubt that it is the Frenchman who has been given the licence he craves to go forwards. It is very hard not to see him not bettering that in a red shirt. Whether it was his strength, his link-up play or his finishing, he was just unplayable. (Más...)
Liverpool draw 3-3 to Watford after conceding late goal screamer — BPL Liverpool draw 3-3 to Watford after conceding late goal screamer — BPL
- Agosto 15, 2017

Salah should have done better when he capitalised on a mistake from Holebas only to fire over, and Mané's twisting header in first-half injury time was inches away from creeping in the corner. "I can say something that is maybe a more important thing". The Hornets' new manager, Marco Silva is known for building robust teams and his new side played the quick, silky play expected of Liverpool . (Más...)
Federer sets title date with Zverev Federer sets title date with Zverev
- Agosto 14, 2017

Monfils prevailed 6-7 (4/7), 7-5, 7-6 (8/6) to advance. It would have been hard to turn around the match without them. Just played loose after that, just went with it. Zverev avenged a 6-1, 6-3 loss to Federer in the Halle final in June - his only loss in a final this season. Federer broke Ferrer's serve in the opening game of the third set, then saved a break point in the second game while taking a 2-0 lead. (Más...)
Coutinho Hands In Transfer Request — Reports Coutinho Hands In Transfer Request — Reports
- Agosto 14, 2017

The buyers are watching with interest. However, he does think that Klopp needs to strengthen his side before the end of the summer transfer window, especially in light of the injury to Adam Lallana . The German says the midfielder has not fully trained in a week. "It's not about this at the moment". Reaching the top four for a second successive season has to be the minimum target for Liverpool , regardless of the competition for those places in the Premier League . (Más...)
Emery: Neymar Emery: Neymar "fit to play full 90 minutes" on PSG debut
- Agosto 14, 2017

Abidal believes there is no better environment for Mbappe to continue his development. On paper, Unai Emery's men should walk all over Antoine Kombouare's hosts. "It's in this spirit that you do your job". Much better, I think. A simple solution would be a rule. So is he disturbed by all the talk about his future? That's been decided on other levels and now he is a PSG player, obviously. (Más...)
Expect a title challenge from Mourinho's men — Man Utd
- Agosto 13, 2017

Firstly because the top teams are unlikely to ever approve a measure which would threaten their own dominance, and secondly because it would infringe European Union restraint of trade laws in any case. Brighton boss Chris Hughton said: "For 70 minutes we played the game that we had to play". Only two English sides have made the semi-final since Chelsea lifted the trophy in 2012. (Más...)
Rafael Nadal Stunned by 18-Year-Old Denis Shapovalov at Rogers Cup Rafael Nadal Stunned by 18-Year-Old Denis Shapovalov at Rogers Cup
- Agosto 13, 2017

Federer also progressed to the last eight today, with victory over Spain's David Ferrer . I thought that was really nice'. Elsewhere, on Wednesday, France's Gael Monfils saved four match points before digging deep to defeat Japanese fifth seed Kei Nishikori in an attritional three-set duel. (Más...)
Manchester United gaffer Jose Mourinho reveals Zlatan Ibrahimovic talks Manchester United gaffer Jose Mourinho reveals Zlatan Ibrahimovic talks
- Agosto 13, 2017

Of course there will be many other strikers who can go ahead and surprise everyone. Now, it's climbed all the way to the Premier League . What's special about this season specifically is that the Premier League will witness a sea of changes. (Más...)
Aguero gets Man City up and running at Brighton Aguero gets Man City up and running at Brighton
- Agosto 12, 2017

Former Barcelona and Bayern Munich coach Guardiola claimed it was necessary to reinvigorate City's ageing squad but he will only seek to add one or two new faces in forthcoming seasons. This city on England's south coast was ready for the big time. "I like to think I understand the offside rule well enough". Bassford, who once even stood for the 'Seagulls Party' in a local election died last month after a long illness. (Más...)
Jose Mourinho hoping to continue second-season success record with Manchester United
- Agosto 12, 2017

Anthony Martial and Henrikh Mkhitaryan claimed four apiece and Jesse Lingard scored once in the league. In July the United manager said "It's possible". The Saturday program of the long-awaited first round of the English championship will be finished with the match between Manchester City and Brighton, which for the first time in history will play in the Premier League . (Más...)
Premier League elite powerless to stop rise of PSG — Oliver Kay
- Agosto 12, 2017

But it can be a problem because of the new rival AC Milan. Brazilian Ederson is believed to be the answer to their goalkeeping troubles and Portugal's Bernardo Silva is a classy addition to the midfield . City have spent more than £200million on a squad revamp following last season's underwhelming campaign. Who will be the most improved? The Red Devils finished in sixth place in the table in Mourinho's first term in charge as they effectively surrendered their remaining domestic ... (Más...)
Aussies set to step up for EPL kick-off
- Agosto 12, 2017

We tried to make it a young squad and we did it earlier and we are lucky because it would be more expensive now in the last weeks. This summer has seen the likes of defender Kyle Walker go to Manchester City for £50m and Real Madrid benchwarmer Alvaro Morata go to Chelsea for £58m. (Más...)
New England Patriots' two 767 planes cause social media circus New England Patriots' two 767 planes cause social media circus
- Agosto 11, 2017

The New England Patriots have bought the jets, two 767 Boeing jets that is. It wouldn't be out of the ordinary for other teams to follow suit and start buying their own planes. Both said Wilfork was a special part of the Patriots not just for his on-field prowess but for his leadership in the locker room. Others went further back, to Spygate, and asked why it wasn't a U2 spy plane or a surveillance drone. (Más...)
Alan Shearer: Chelsea Must Do This To Hope To Defend Title Alan Shearer: Chelsea Must Do This To Hope To Defend Title
- Agosto 11, 2017

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has admitted that Chelsea needs to bring in more players if they are to stand a chance of defending the Premier League title won in May. Leicester reportedly value the midfielder at £30m and do not want to sell. "The other stuff outside of that is none of our business". The same newspaper says Liverpool is preparing itself to receive a fourth bid from Barcelona for star playmaker Philippe Coutinho , as the Spanish club looks to replace Neymar. (Más...)
Match preview, team news & predicted lineups — Chelsea vs Burnley Match preview, team news & predicted lineups — Chelsea vs Burnley
- Agosto 11, 2017

That is as much as statement about the club as it is about the team. "The situation is clear". If the club decide to send the players on loan for their development it is because these players are not ready to play for Chelsea . Conte clearly wanted his squad in better shape at this stage, especially considering City and United - potentially Chelsea's biggest challengers this season - have been more decisive in the transfer market. (Más...)
Barcelona 'close' to signing Liverpool star — Coutinho Barcelona 'close' to signing Liverpool star — Coutinho
- Agosto 11, 2017

Coutinho signed a five-year contract at Anfield back in January , with Liverpool ensuring that no release clause was inserted. The news comes as Coutinho arrived at the club's training base on Thursday having not trained all week because of a back complaint. (Más...)
Chelsea player reveals José Mourinho tried to sign him for Manchester United
- Agosto 11, 2017

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola says he is "so grateful" to the club's board for signing Bernardo Silva from Monaco this summer. "United were crying out for a central midfielder with the qualities of Nemanja Matic". "Brighton is a lovely part of the country to come and live and work in, so they shouldn't have problems in terms of attracting players". With Everton spending big this summer, the top six will be kept on their toes, but the most interesting aspect of the first ... (Más...)
Would only leave Liverpool for Barcelona — Philippe Coutinho Transfer Would only leave Liverpool for Barcelona — Philippe Coutinho Transfer
- Agosto 09, 2017

Liverpool have indicated they will not sell at any price this summer and are not willing to negotiate, but Barca remain hopeful an offer of €110m ($A163) could see them broker a deal for the Brazil international. Agent Kia Joorabchian is reportedly putting a lot of pressure on Liverpool to accept the deal, but a 'long conversation' at the club resulted in the opposite decision. (Más...)
Alan Pardew backs Manchester United for Premier League title
- Agosto 09, 2017

The Red Devils, meanwhile, landed Romelu Lukaku , Nemanja Matic and Victor Lindelof . United belatedly made a fight of it after Jose Mourinho introduced Marouane Fellaini and went more direct. You know that you're getting one of the most dynamic play makers in the world. If Mourinho really is still 'the Special One' and not some rusting, faulty version of his former self, he should step back and work out a way to take on the Real Madrids , the Chelseas , the Liverpools without ... (Más...)
Van Dijk would help Liverpool to trophy success - Carragher Van Dijk would help Liverpool to trophy success - Carragher
- Agosto 08, 2017

Aurier, valued at approximately £27m, has also been targeted by Manchester United after falling behind Thomas Meunier and Daniel Alves in the pecking order at Paris Saint-Germain. The former Liverpool and England defender told Sky Sports : "This window has not been good for Liverpool , which has not helped, and there would be a riot against the owners and the club if he went because this transfer window has not gone how Liverpool wanted". (Más...)
A title tussle in Manchester — EPL A title tussle in Manchester — EPL
- Agosto 08, 2017

Chairman Daniel Levy's habit of leaving his recruitment to the last minute will ensure Tottenham fans remain hopeful of additions right up until the transfer window closes on Aug. Leading the charge are Manchester City . We beat them last year in the first [Premier League] game but we lost the second one. "I say that because I think Philippe Coutinho leaves Liverpool. (Más...)
Can Chelsea defend the Premier League title?
- Agosto 08, 2017

Leicester had a disastrous defence, finishing 12th after a few relegation scare last season . "It's nice to be playing with him, with the competition for the forward line now, it's a healthy debate for the manager to have and I think everyone's looking forward to the new season". (Más...)
Brock Lesnar responds to Jon Jones: 'Be careful what you wish for' Brock Lesnar responds to Jon Jones: 'Be careful what you wish for'
- Agosto 08, 2017

Shortly after beating Cormier, Jones said he wanted former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar to be his next opponent. He was like, "No, I don't want to use it in the fight". The newly re-minted champ explained his message to Lesnar during his post-fight press conference. Lesnar responded quickly, calling him a young man and warning him to be careful of what he wishes for. (Más...)
Ronaldo to make Real Madrid return in Man Utd cup clash Ronaldo to make Real Madrid return in Man Utd cup clash
- Agosto 07, 2017

The Red Devils have done well in pre-season, but many believe they lack the quality to match los Blancos in Skopje , so you should know that Coral has a special price of 25/1 offered on Real Madrid to lift the trophy. Rumours stated it was Bale who was deemed expendable but maybe Ronaldo is more likely to make the switch to Manchester United . While Matteo Darmian has become new dependable option for Mourinho of late at the position, the trio of Lindelof, Blind and Darmian, hardly ... (Más...)
Manchester United given encouragement over Gareth Bale. Again
- Agosto 07, 2017

The most anticipated move in this summer transfer window was finally completed on Thursday night when PSG paid Barcelona 222 million euros for Neymar's service. And that has been the zenith of his career so far in Spain. However, the main reason why Madrid has not intensified the negotiation has been not so much because of the economic demands of Monaco, as the sporting guidelines of Zidane. (Más...)
Liverpool's 'new players' help avoid need to spend more — Jurgen Klopp Liverpool's 'new players' help avoid need to spend more — Jurgen Klopp
- Agosto 07, 2017

Despite this, the Blaugrana club are confident they can land the Brazilian midfielder to replace Neymar Jr. "I expect Eden to play for Chelsea". Sky Sports suggest a "source close to Coutinho" has said the Brazilian would like to swap Anfield for the Camp Nou. (Más...)
Jon Jones knocked out Daniel Cormier to regain UFC light heavyweight title Jon Jones knocked out Daniel Cormier to regain UFC light heavyweight title
- Agosto 07, 2017

Defending light heavyweight champion Cormier looked on course to avenge his unanimous decision defeat to Jones at UFC 182 after appearing to take the opening two rounds in Anaheim. During the post-fight show on FS1 for UFC 214 , UFC President Dana White recapped the card . Lesnar himself was handed down a yearlong suspension by the Nevada State Athletic Commission for violating the USADA anti-doping policy in December, retroactive to July 2016. (Más...)