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Sports Barca Bullshit Weekly: Coutinho to Leave in January
Author: 0 Barca Bullshit Weekly: Coutinho to Leave in January

Liverpool made their stance clear when they rejected Coutinho's transfer request and rebuffed Barcelona's bids of £72 million, £90.3m and £118m. There's no benefit to Liverpool agreeing to such a scenario, it would be naive, simply pushing the problem to January...

Author: 0 Tottenham Hotspur's Danny Rose 'would turn down Chelsea for Manchester United'

Perhaps more significantly Spurs have also continued to thrive despite Rose being sidelined, with Ben Davies deputising impressively at left-back and left wing-back. Lamela has not played for Tottenham for nearly a year because of hip problems and even spent time at former club Roma as he attempted to overcome his injuries before undergoing surgery.

Author: 0 Serena Williams targets Australian Open title defence, say organisers

Venus is in career-best form, achieving her highest ranking since January 2011 after she finished runner-up to Serena at both Wimbledon and the Australian Open . "I can tell you that in talking to Andy, he has been training and he is preparing for having a great year in 2018". Even during her pregnancy, Williams remained active, training on the court as often as possible with the idea of returning to the Australian Open in 2018.

Author: 0 Durban Qalanders committed to Global League

Moroe stated that the various franchise owners were in complete support of the decision of postponement. "We have re-assessed our strategy and believe that postponing the first edition of the T20 Global League to next year will serve us well", he said.

Sports Hurricane Ophelia forms in the Atlantic Ocean
Author: 0 Hurricane Ophelia forms in the Atlantic Ocean

National Hurricane Center (NHC) forecaster Stewart noted on October 10 at 1:44 p.m. EDT "Convective banding has continued to become better defined since the previous advisory, and an eye-like feature has developed in the center of the convection".

Sports How to Watch France vs. Belarus
Author: 0 How to Watch France vs. Belarus

It's a special game for the whole team because it's our last chance to take points and prove to everybody that we're capable of competing against very good opposition". "Sweden had won just before, it was important to win here", said Matuidi. "The fans will be right behind us, as was already the case when we played the Netherlands in the stadium".

Sports Armenia to compete in League D for first-ever UEFA Nations League
Author: 0 Armenia to compete in League D for first-ever UEFA Nations League

So basically, there are four leagues - A, B, C and D - in which sides have been placed according to their position in the Uefa National Team Coefficient Rankings following the end of the European Qualifiers for the 2018 FIFA World Cup (play-off results will not be included).

Sports Brady says his shoulder is OK
Author: 0 Brady says his shoulder is OK

Brady injured his left (non-throwing) shoulder Thursday in a win over the Buccaneers . The injury is not expected to sideline Brady for Sunday's tilt against their division rival. The quarterback hit total is the most he'd ever been hit in his first five games of a season. According to National Football League stats, Brady has been sacked 16 times so far this season and hit 33 times.

Sports Australia level T20 series with emphatic win over India
Author: 0 Australia level T20 series with emphatic win over India

The tourists did not get off to the best of starts as Warner (2) and fellow opener Aaron Finch (8) fell early to Australia on 13/2 after 2.5 overs. Chasing a paltry 119, Australia initially got a taste of their own medicine from India's new ball pair of Jasprit Bumrah and Bhuvneshwar Kumar to be reduced to 13/2.

Sports Syria's World Cup dream painfully comes to an end
Author: 0 Syria's World Cup dream painfully comes to an end

But a second yellow card to midfielder Mahmoud Almawas in the 95th minute made the challenge even greater for the Syrians. The move is a huge gamble given the Huddersfield Town man was the standout in last week's opening-leg 1-1 draw, and one that will elicit big questions should Australia fail to progress to a final play-off.

Sports Dodgers advance to NLCS with sweep of Diamondbacks
Author: 0 Dodgers advance to NLCS with sweep of Diamondbacks

It is better that way. The past, on the other hand, only brings pointed and worrisome questions. Fans who tuned in to see Game 3 of the NL Division Series instead ended up watching a Cody Bellinger highlight video. Acquired at the July 31 trade deadline from the Texas Rangers - precisely for moments such as these - Darvish, a four-time all-star, delivered a gem in Monday night's clincher, reduced to a five-inning stint only because the Dodgers' bullpen is so deep and functional these days.

Sports Mane Out For Six Weeks, To Miss Liverpool Vs Man United
Author: 0 Mane Out For Six Weeks, To Miss Liverpool Vs Man United

A statement on the Reds website reads: " Sadio Mane is facing a spell on the sidelines after sustaining a hamstring injury on worldwide duty, Liverpool FC can confirm". They have already had to cope without Mane for some of this season, domestically at least, after his red card against Manchester City led to a three-match ban.

Sports Jerry Jones says he will bench players who disrespect the flag
Author: 0 Jerry Jones says he will bench players who disrespect the flag

Jones unexpectedly commented on the issue after the Cowboys' last-minute loss to the Packers Sunday evening, saying, "If there is anything disrespecting the flag, then we will not play". The topic was raised after Vice President Mike Pence left Sunday's game between the Indianapolis Colts and San Francisco 49ers after more than 20 Niners knelt during the national anthem with their hands over their hearts, as was the case the previous week .? Jones said Trump said the entire issue could have ...

Sports Iceland surprises football fans, becomes smallest nation to qualify for World Cup
Author: 0 Iceland surprises football fans, becomes smallest nation to qualify for World Cup

Courageous and fearsome in their approach and appearance, Iceland wiped the football world off of their feet with a 2-1 victory over England which send them straight into the quarterfinals. Iceland beat Kosovo 2-0 and Liverpool's Mohamed Salah took Eygpt to an emphatic 2-1 win over Congo. It was only two years ago that Iceland qualified for a major finals for the first time, taking advantage of a tournament expanded to 24 teams but nonetheless knocking out the Netherlands in ...

Sports Make or break for Messi and Argentina in World Cup qualifier
Author: 0 Make or break for Messi and Argentina in World Cup qualifier

Chile, who have won two Copa Americas in a row, are Argentina's biggest threat to qualification. Back in South America, Brazil, the only team to have played in every World Cup since the first tournament was held in Uruguay in 1930, have already qualified for Russian Federation, 10 points clear at the top with 38 points, while Uruguay (28) need just a draw from their final game against Bolivia to advance.

Sports Man Utd on edge as Lukaku declared fit for Belgium clash
Author: 0 Man Utd on edge as Lukaku declared fit for Belgium clash

The news comes as a positive for Jose Mourinho's side after Belgium boss Roberto Martinez suggested he could be set for an extended stint on the sidelines. He may not be a favourite among Manchester United fans, but few now argue with the effectiveness of Marouane Fellaini . Fellaini proved his worth to Manchester United before the worldwide break by scoring twice during their 4-0 victory over Crystal Palace at Old Trafford.

Sports India to take on Colombia today
Author: 0 India to take on Colombia today

India lost by a slender 1-2 margin to Colombia in a Group A fixture of the Federation Internationale de Football Association U-17 World Cup at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi on Monday. Sunil Chhetri, Praful Patel and many others congratulated the football player. "Both Colombia and U.S. coaches said we were a hard opponent for them and that is a testimony to how much we have improved as a team".

Author: 0 YA Tittle Dies: Hall of Fame Quarterback Was 90

Tittle's NFL vocation began in 1948 after the Detroit Lions made him the No. 6 general pick in the NFL Draft . In 1957, Tittle led the NFL with 176 pass completions, which nearly seems absurd when you realize that only one other player in the league that year completed more than 140 passes.

Sports Duncan closer to safeway title
Author: 0 Duncan closer to safeway title

On Friday, almost five months to the day since his champagne-soaked celebration in Texas, Daly achieved another major milestone: he made his first PGA Tour cut since 2015. The Safeway Open is the first of 45 events in the 2017-18 PGA Tour season. "I played really well the whole day", Hoge said. Brendan Steele reflects on defending his Safeway Open title in California.

Author: 0 Ireland Name Starting Lineup For Wales Clash, Brady And McClean Return

Wales boss Chris Coleman made only one change to the side which won 1-0 in Georgia on Friday evening with Hal Robson-Kanu replacing Sam Vokes up front for the crunch Group D clash. In that unlikely scenario, the playoff spot would, believe or not, go to the team who lead on fair play points. A win guarantees second place in the group and a place in the play-offs.

Sports Should we really have a holiday praising Christopher Columbus?
Author: 0 Should we really have a holiday praising Christopher Columbus?

Americans in general had a positive view of Columbus . At a time when some communities were dropping " Columbus " from the October holiday in favor of Indigenous Peoples' Day , Cuomo, an Italian-American, suggested Italian-American heritage can be honored as well as Native Americans .

Sports Will Astros-Red Sox ALDS Game 4 get rained out?
Author: 0 Will Astros-Red Sox ALDS Game 4 get rained out?

Benintendi walloped a go-ahead two-run home Monday to turn a 2-1 Astros lead into a 3-2 Red Sox lead. David Price has found redemption for a disappointing 2017 season in the bullpen. Pedroia immediately turned to argue the call with Wegner before Farrell rushed out of the dugout to argue on behalf of the Sox' longest-tenured player.

Author: 0 Chargers Rookie WR Mike Williams To Make NFL Debut In Week 6

Three plays later, Rivers found running back Melvin Gordon in the end zone for the 10-yard touchdown. Earlier this week, Giants receiver Odell Beckham essentially called the offense predictable, saying that opposing defensive backs already know the routes that are coming.

Author: 0 Formula One: Palmer out, Sainz in for Renault at COTA

Palmer, who has eight points this season courtesy of sixth place in Singapore , said: "My immediate goal is to get the best possible result at the Japan Grand Prix before evaluating the options available to me". "On my side, I will definitely do my very best in tomorrow's race". With few seats available elsewhere on the 2018 grid, Sunday could be Palmer's final F1 race for at least the foreseeable future.

Sports 3 reasons Miami is officially back after beating Florida State
Author: 0 3 reasons Miami is officially back after beating Florida State

FSU had more success on the ground, getting 121 rushing yards from freshman Cam Akers and 91 from Jacques Patrick , and also had a few big throws from Blackman, but it wasn't enough to put the Canes away. "We made a couple of mistakes ... four or five plays determined the outcome of the game", said FSU linebacker Matthew Thomas. Rosier and FSU quarterback James Blackman dueled in the fourth quarter in classic fashion.

Sports Costa Rica vs Honduras live streaming free
Author: 0 Costa Rica vs Honduras live streaming free

A powerful header from Eddie Hernandez put Honduras in front in the 66th minute in the World Cup qualifier in San Jose, in a clash pushed back a day due to Tropical Storm Nate. The Socceroos will be trying to advance to the next stage of the playoffs when they play Syria in Sydney on Tuesday night. The U.S. hosts Panama on Friday, trailing its visiting third-place opponent by one point and level on points with Honduras, but ahead on goal differential for the fourth spot.

Sports NFL Week 5: Ravens Vs. Raiders By The Numbers
Author: 0 NFL Week 5: Ravens Vs. Raiders By The Numbers

Oakland will be rolling with a backup quarterback in E.J. Manuel, but he has started National Football League games before. It's the first time the Raiders failed to get a first down in consecutive first quarters since 2008. The Ravens hold a 6-3 lead in the overall series between the teams, but the Raiders have won the past two meetings, including a 28-27 win at M&T Bank Stadium last season.

Author: 0 Titans at Dolphins time, TV schedule, live stream, odds and more

If Miami could get him going again, it would mean that Jay Cutler would be able to work off play-action instead of having to carry the offense. There have been rumblings about a possible QB change, but the Dolphins have showed no signs of turning to Matt Moore quite yet.

Sports Bank of America Chicago Marathon
Author: 0 Bank of America Chicago Marathon

It made Rupp the first home victor since Moroccan-born Khalid Khannouchi in 2002 and the first American-born champion since Greg Meyer in 1982. I made the mistake in the past of going out a little too hard too soon and you still have a long ways to go for several miles.

Sports Western Michigan beats Buffalo in 7 OTs; teams set FBS points mark
Author: 0 Western Michigan beats Buffalo in 7 OTs; teams set FBS points mark

How could anyone pull themselves away from such a slugfest on a handsome afternoon that turned into a gorgeous evening for football at UB Stadium? The teams scored again and the numbers read 59-59 at the end of the fifth OT. Seconds later, his sister joined the team on the sideline to celebrate - even though the game hadn't ended. Only 14 total points were scored in the middle two quarters, all by Western Michigan , but Buffalo outscored the Broncos 17-7 in the fourth quarter.

Sports Knee injury fears for important Man Utd midfield man
Author: 0 Knee injury fears for important Man Utd midfield man

Manchester United chiefs are convinced Marouane Fellaini will soon agree terms over a new contract. While Fellaini was able to leave the stadium without the need for crutches, Martinez sparked concern after revealing fears over ligament damage post-match.

Sports India failed to cause problems for opponents, says coach Matos
Author: 0 India failed to cause problems for opponents, says coach Matos

This is the first time that India will be participating in a FIFA World Cup. None of their predecessor senior teams had such luxury as they had to make do playing lowly club sides. But the games ahead will be different. Hence, the boys didn't indulge in much chatter upon reaching the team hotel after the match. We have two lines, very close and don't want to give space.