by | September 12, 2017 | 00:51

The Monaco star was close to a switch to the Emirates on transfer deadline day after the Gunners struck a fee with the Ligue 1 champions, but were forced to end their pursuit after not leaving enough time to finalise the deal. "We are not looking for records". "Sales, they are the effect of having a great season, the league title, a great manager and an excellent recruitment cell and scouting network".

by | September 12, 2017 | 00:47

It's been a long road and I am happy to see worldwide cricket finally return here. "It's great to be here, we're looking forward to seeing a lot of you watching the great cricket we put on the show", said Flower. But security has dramatically improved in the last two years, signalling hopes for the slow revival of worldwide sport. The second edition of this Twenty20 League saw the final of the tournament being held successfully in Lahore .

by | September 12, 2017 | 00:48

The fight got off to an inauspicious start. Shevchenko, wasn't willing to oblige, and so a staring contest with light leg kicks ensued for the first few minutes. Nunes, nicknamed the Lioness, raised her arms as the decision was announced while numerous fans booed the verdict. And when UFC commentator Joe Rogan mentioned the possibility of a third fight between the pair, Shevchenko was adamant.

by | September 11, 2017 | 00:52

Another week, another new punter?: It might be the case for Detroit after Kasey Redfern injured his knee running out of the end zone after he dropped a ideal snap from Don Muhlbach . The Cardinals looked stagnant on offense against the Lions even before Johnson left the game. Defensive tackle A'Shawn Robinson stripped Johnson from behind on a carry and rookie linebacker Jarrad Davis recovered, setting the Lions up with a short field.

by | September 11, 2017 | 00:54

The extent of the injury , despite it occurring three weeks ago, has not been disclosed. There is still time , however. "You're trying to see how he comes in in the spring and how he responds and takes coaching and then he's gotten better and he's very coachable", special teams coordinator Tom Quinn said.

by | September 11, 2017 | 00:45

Oxlade-Chamberlain will have to have made a huge impression in training to dislodge any of the midfield three who played against Arsenal and start at Manchester City on Saturday. Can and Wijnaldum have become mainstays in Liverpool's midfield, but Keown suggests that one of them could be axed. "We wish him well and all the best", the Arsenal boss said .

by | September 10, 2017 | 15:38

Liverpool manager, Jurgen Klopp , has revealed that Philippe Coutinho will not play against Manchester City on Saturday. That led to the attacking midfielder to hand in a transfer request to try and force a move to the Nou Camp , but after the deadline passed on Thursday, the Brazilian remains a Liverpool player.

by | September 10, 2017 | 15:39

Ibrahimovic suffered a season-ending knee injury in April during Manchester United's victory over Anderlecht in the Europa League quarter-final to leave his future in doubt. Mourinho has also included Ibrahimovic in the Champions League Squad this season but will return in January. One thing Lukaku has made clear is the fact he would be happy for Zlatan to be back in the side, and the competition it will provide him with is something he thinks can be key to helping not only Manchester ...

by | September 10, 2017 | 15:35

Normally, fans really wanted to applaud the star, and many posted Twitter recordings of the execution. The five-time Grammy victor tweeted on Wednesday that she would be arriving in Houston early on Friday in order to meet with victims of Hurricane Harvey .

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:56

The 25-year-old is yet to feature for Liverpool this season, but Ronaldinho believes his compatriot will not go on strike. He has not yet played a match for the Reds this term because of a reported back injury but, having joined up with his national side for World Cup qualifiers, he made two substitute appearances against Ecuador and Colombia, scoring a trademark goal against the former.

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:55

Ohio State opened up the season with Big Ten play, picking up a 49-21 win at Indiana. The crowd of 84,016 included 15,000 Sooner rooters. By comparison, Ohio State Buckeyes coach Urban Meyer is 53. Properly deploying linemen and fullbacks to stop the evolving looks of some of the country's best defensive lines can be a logistical nightmare. Sherman: Nebraska tried to play it safe last week, guarding against the big Arkansas State plays.

by | September 07, 2017 | 02:02

Three points looked as though they would agonisingly slip away until Ben Woodburn , the star of Saturday night's 1-0 win over Austria , came off the bench to tee up Hal Robson-Kanu for an 80th-minute opener. "It does make me feel old - I'm 11 years older than him", Bale said. "We haven't had to have a word with him", said Bale, who also rejected an approach to join the England set-up.

by | September 06, 2017 | 11:01

Cilic , the only defending US Open champion in the bottom half of the bracket, lost a test of endurance as Schwartzman battled through set after the set for the win. "Obviously I'm super-excited", U.S. ninth seed Venus said. The 13th-seeded Kvitova is in the fourth round at Flushing Meadows for the third time in a row.

by | September 06, 2017 | 09:41

Looks like Andrew Luck's not going to sit out the first six weeks of the regular season after all. Luck was essentially allowed to play with a torn labrum in his shoulder for the entirety of the 2016 season, then underwent surgery in January.

by | September 06, 2017 | 09:35

Froome pulled away from his rivals on the Puig Llorenca climb to win the stage by four seconds, and by adding bonus seconds he led by 36 seconds overall at that point. The 2017 Giro d'Italia stage victor, who also won a Vuelta stage in 2015, claimed a photo finish over Norwegian Edvald Boasson Hagen (Dimension Data) with Italian Elia Viviani ( Team Sky ) in third in the 190-kilometre ride from Edinburgh to Kelso.

by | September 04, 2017 | 14:27

Winning the toss , skipper Mushfiqur Rahim opted to bat first, but Lyon struck twice in quick succession to leave the hosts on 21 for 2. The only two times Bangladesh have swept a series were against an under-strength West Indies side in 2009 and against a struggling Zimbabwe in 2014.

by | September 04, 2017 | 13:58

It's his second win so far this season. A day earlier, Darlington dedicated three luxury seating areas to one of Earnhardt Jr.'s former teammates, Jeff Gordon, the four-time champion who retired two years ago, although he drove at Darlington last summer for an injured Dale Jr.

by | September 04, 2017 | 13:56

Truex grazed the wall on Lap 365, then cut a tire and bounced off the wall again as Hamlin rushed past. A belated congratulations to Jeremy Clements , who won last weekend's XFINITY Series race at Road America. And today, that gives him the lead pit area that he hopes will keep him out front in tight situations. Both stayed out and became the only two cars on the lead lap.

by | September 04, 2017 | 13:50

The Bruins endured a first-half stretch of six consecutive possessions without a first down, four of which ended in punts and two in fumbles. The Aggies lead 44-17 in the third quarter at the Rose Bowl . Josh Rosen faked the spike and threw a 10-yard touchdown pass to Jordan Lasley with 43 seconds remaining and UCLA overcame a 34-point deficit to stun Texas A&M 45-44 on Sunday night.

by | September 04, 2017 | 13:51

With no timeouts and the ball on the 10-yard line in the fourth quarter, Rosen looked to be setting up his team for a spike to stop the clock. All four of Rosen's touchdown passes were in the fourth quarter. Texas A&M's first touch moved 75 yards in 11 snaps, capped by a 5-yard Keith Ford run. Both Phillips and Holmes made mistakes throughout the course of the game .

by | September 04, 2017 | 13:35

This is the second time in three years that the 37-year-old Williams - the oldest woman in the bracket - has advanced to the quarterfinals at the US Open . "All five months were very tough", Kvitova said. "If it's ending here, under this stage, it's a happy end". As the set wore on, Muguruza became unsure off the forehand side, and Kvitova took advantage of that.

by | September 03, 2017 | 23:40

Van Nistelrooy was speaking at Old Trafford after playing and scoring for United legends in a charity fixture against their Barcelona counterparts. Van Nistelrooy delighted home fans with a trademark penalty, before Danny Webber also netted for United in the first half, with second-half Barca goals from Luis Garcia and Mendieta giving the Catalans a draw on the day.

by | September 03, 2017 | 21:52

Understandably, he withdrew without clocking a time on his only lap. It was the type of celebration normally reserved for race victories. "A lot can happen, if it will be dry I definitely don't think we will be able to hold off Ferraris and Mercedes all race, but if it's wet then anything is possible".

by | September 03, 2017 | 21:38

The Broncos need a backup quarterback with Paxton Lynch (shoulder) expected to miss 2-4 games. Osweiler provides an experienced relief option behind Trevor Siemian , having broken into the National Football League in 2012 as a second-round pick under Mike McCoy, who was then in his first stint as the Broncos' offensive coordinator.

by | September 03, 2017 | 21:27

Sri Lanka: 1 Niroshan Dickwella (wk), 2 Dilshan Munaweera, 3 Upul Tharanga (capt), 4 Lahiru Thirimanne, 5 Angelo Mathews , 6 Milinda Siriwardana, 7 Wanindu Hasaranga, 8 Akila Dananjaya, 9 Malinda Pushpakumara, 10 Vishwa Fernando, 11 Lasith Malinga.