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Manchester City beat Newcastle United 2-1 in Premier League tie

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In his 52nd appearance for the club, Walker netted for the first time in spectacular style by driving a low shot in the corner from 25 yards early in the second half. City, who have not lost a Premier League game to Newcastle since September 2005, opened the scoring in the seventh minute thanks to Sterling's second goal of the season. Read More »

Khalil Mack trade leads to stunning shift in Super Bowl odds

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Since entering the league, Mack leads all players with 185 1/2 quarterback pressures and ranks second with 68 tackles for loss, according to SportRadar. After all, Green Bay owns two first-round selections in the 2019 NFL Draft after receiving New Orleans' pick in a trade. "And we just didn't have that feeling, so we made a tough decision but one we felt we had to". Read More »

Colin Kaepernick Wins Pivotal Battle, NFL Collusion Case Will Go To Trial

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Colin Kaepernick and his legal team are driving inside NFL territory, forcing the league and its 32 teams to brace for a defensive stand. Kaepernick, 30, filed the collusion grievance against National Football League owners in October after going unsigned as a free agent through the fall of 2017 following his decision to opt out of a contract with the San Francisco 49ers . Read More »

Danica Patrick celebrates Aaron Rodgers' monster contract

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Rodgers was asked on a conference call with reporters Thursday, Aug. 30, if he sought out a deal more like an National Basketball Association contract, with compensation tied to a team's salary cap or the use of player options to give the player more leverage. Read More »

Tottenham's Son Heung-Min Avoids Miltary Duty After Asian Games Triumph

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It means Son , one of three over-age players permitted in the Korean squad in the under-23 regional tournament, is now spared 21 months of military duty at the age of 28. Son dribbled in the penalty area and knocked the ball to avoid a defender, allowing teammate Lee Seungwoo to run onto it and drill it into the net. Read More »

Come and play for me! Warnock's offer to Ozil

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Emery also paid tribute to Warnock and said: "I understand Mr Warnock is very competitive and I like this spirit". It is believed Ozil was suffering with a heavy cold which meant club staff felt it was best if he was kept away from other players to prevent any further infection. Read More »

Diogo Dalot's Brilliant Debut For Manchester United

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To the manager that finished fifth? In the Spurs match, we were positive and strong and I think the opponent, a very good opponent, felt they were in trouble. Mourinho predicted a tough campaign for United during their pre-season tour to America and defeats in consecutive games to Brighton and Spurs, conceding six goals, have done nothing to dispel his fears. Read More »

Federer in daytime action on U.S. Open day four

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Open, but first in a decade. His effort levels were admirable but there was a gulf in class between the pair and Federer cruised through to set up a second-round meeting with France's Benoit Paire . The topic of when the 20-time Grand Slam champion ― now ranked second in the world ― might hang up his racquet so exercises the press that even a casual comment can get antennae quivering. Read More »

Wanderers given Norwich test in Carabao Cup third round

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Ties are set to be played during the week commencing Monday September 24. 'However, the Club felt it would not be beneficial to request a reverse of the fixture as it would have resulted in no more than a 10 per cent allocation of tickets for our supporters at the venue of our opponents. Read More »

I’m one of the greatest coaches - Mourinho

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All the managers - our job depends on results. 'And because of that, this was not a hard week at all, we feel we deserved more than we got'. Anthony Martial and Eric Bailly were left out of the matchday squad who are reportedly disgruntled with the decision, while the manager's post-match press conference antics caused "bemusement" in the United boardroom. Read More »

Modric pips Ronaldo, Salah to UEFA player of year prize

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The club as a whole are still reeling from the summer departures of Zinedine Zidane and Cristiano Ronaldo . Modric, who has been with the Spanish side since 2012, featured 11 times as Madrid continued their dominance of the Champions League , scoring once and adding a single assist. Read More »

Josh Donaldson traded to Indians

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The Blue Jays did what they had to do on Sunday, sending out their star third baseman to Cleveland in exchange for pennies on the dollar of what they could have had a year ago. It would be the Blue Jays' last postseason series win of the Donaldson era. Through his 36 games, Donaldson is batting.234 with five home runs and 16 RBIs. Read More »

Rockets Complete Four Player Trade with Suns

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He averaged 7.7 points and 5.5 rebounds in 21.2 minutes per game last season in Phoenix. Anderson reduced the guarantee on his 2019-20 salary from $21 million to $15.6 million to help facilitate the deal, according to ESPN. The 30-year-old Anderson averaged 9.3 points per game in a reduced role for Houston last season. Last season, though, despite posting a strong 38.6 percent from deep, he shot two fewer 3-pointers per game. Read More »

'Barcelona would be happy to have Man Utd star Pogba' - Pique

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However, United failed to take advantage of their first-half pressure and were made to pay when Kane headed in a corner shortly after the break. In the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, Pogba played an important role for France that won the crown after beating Croatia (by 4-2) in the final. Read More »

Yankees Acquire Andrew McCutchen From Giants

He was originally signed by the Yankees as a non-drafted free agent on December 26, 2011. The Giants also sent cash to the Yankees to cover part of McCutchen's remaining salary. Star outfielder Aaron Judge sustained a chip fracture of the right wrist just over a month ago. He was the second former All-Star the Giants acquired during the offseason. Read More »

Serena Williams wins US Open first-round tie against Magda Linette

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And when we say people we're talking about the president of the French Tennis Federation, Bernard Giudicelli. "When it comes to fashion", the 23-time Grand Slam champ said, "You don't want to be a repeat offender". "When I finally made it home to my family, I had to spend the first six weeks of motherhood in bed". She didn't face a break point in the 70 minute match, but as her momentum built her emotions burst out with fist-clenched shouts of "come on". Read More »

Steven Gerrard's nine-man Rangers qualify for the Europa League

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Kyle Laffery came off the bench to start the second half, taking over from Daniel Candeias, and Rangers did well to batten down the hatches and deny Ufa a second goal, with Sysyev rattling the post. Club icon Gerrard, meanwhile, remains undefeated in his 11 games in charge at Ibrox after taking over in the summer. The draw for the group stage of the Europa League will take place on Friday at 13:00 (BST) in Monaco. Read More »

Patriots restructure Gronkowksi's deal, add $4.3M in incentives for 2018

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Gronkowski, 29, has two years remaining on his contract. Gronkowski's base salary will remain at $8 million but could increase to $13.3 million with the incentives, per Schefter . However, he can collect on no more than three incentives. Allen's reworked contract indicates he's a lock to make the Patriots' 53-man roster. The targets are all a touch higher than Gronkowski's numbers last season, in which he logged 69 receptions, 79.3 percent playing time, eight touchdown receptions, and ... Read More »

Frustrated umpire gives pep talk to Kyrgios

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If Lahyani gets in trouble for his actions on Thursday, maybe he should consider moving from the umpire chair to Kyrgios' coach's box. The Australian played down the effect of Lahyani's intervention, claiming it was no different to previous chats he has had with umpires when he has not been appearing to show his best effort - a sanctionable offence. Read More »

Sadio Mane reveals why he rejects Man Utd offer

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Liverpool are now top of the Premier League having taken nine points from their opening three games of the new season and, away from the pitch, annual commercial revenues have more than doubled to £136m since Hogan joined the club as chief commercial officer in 2012. Read More »

Cardinals' Larry Fitzgerald Speaks At Sen. John McCain's Memorial Service

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And as a side note, while the U.S. and the rest of the world call the 20-year war in that country "the Vietnam War", the Vietnamese have a different name for it. McCain's casket will rest in the US Capitol Friday. Bush defeated McCain for the Republican nomination for president in 2000 in a bitter battle. "Watch President Trump's State of the Union Address on YouTube". Read More »

Modric beats Salah, Ronaldo to win best UEFA Player of the Year

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Following their third successive Champions League triumph, it put their players in a strong position to sweep up in the awards section of the ceremony. Keylor Navas picked up the UEFA Goalkeeper of the Season award ahead of Alisson Becker and Gianluigi Buffon , previously of Roma and Juventus respectively. Read More »

India dominate England in morning session of Southampton Test

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Root reviewed; he could've only been saved by the ball's impact being outside off, but three reds meant the English skipper's poor series continued, as Ishant picked up his 250th Test wicket . After Moeen's wicket no other batter supported Curran, and as a result, the hosts were bundled out for 246 just before the end of play. Joe Root has struggled for runs in his last four innings. Read More »

Luke Shaw earns recall to Southgate's England squad

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Manchester United's Ashley Young and Phil Jones are absent, with Liverpool's Joe Gomez among the defenders . Uncapped Southampton goalkeeper Alex McCarthy is included with Burnley's Nick Pope injured, while Joe Gomez and James Tarkowski also return. Read More »

Aston Villa boost promotion push with Bolasie capture

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Bolasie follows a string of Everton players, including Mo Bešić, Ashley Williams and Cuco Martina , in moving to the Championship this summer. Middlesbrough reportedly had talks with the 29-year-old earlier this week but he is apparently keen to move to the Villa Park. Read More »

Teddy Bridgewater traded to the New Orleans Saints

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The Jets are trading quarterback Teddy Bridgewater to the New Orleans Saints , according to multiple reports. Rookie Sam Darnold will reportedly start for the Jets with Bridgewater departing to New Orleans. He attempted just two passes last season. They found a buyer in the Saints, who were looking for an upgrade at backup behind Drew Brees. Hill's quarterback play (combined with his special teams savvy) has excited New Orleans, but should anything happen to Brees this season, there ... Read More »