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Guardiola's winning streak ended by Celtic

However, Guardiola said Celtic are a different proposition at a raucous Celtic Park and pointed to their fantastic home record in Champions League group games. I think he has grown from that 17-year-old, not only as a player but as a person over three seasons. "But in the balance, they did really, really well". Read More »

Sanders defends Clinton on basement tape: 'I agree with her'


In July, Sanders conceded the Democratic nomination to Clinton and has been urging his ardent primary supporters to vote for Clinton instead of Republican Donald Trump or a third-party candidate. Bernie Sanders will campaign Wednesday in Madison and Green Bay for Hillary Clinton and Russ Feingold. "They feel that they got their education and the jobs that are available to them are not at all what they envisioned for themselves". Read More »

EPL 2016/17: Burnley 0-1 Arsenal - 5 talking points

Gunners defender Laurent Koscielny bundled the ball across the Burnley line after a scuffed effort from teammate Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, but it struck him on the hand before rolling into the back of the net. Sanchez's cross was met by Oxlade-Chamberlain, who appeared to hook the ball into the arm of an offside Koscielny and Heaton could nothing to keep the ball out. Read More »

Minnesota Vikings improve to 4-0 with win over New York Giants

Bank Stadium. A former first-round pick, Beckham was quick to go on the defensive after being on the wrong end of the spotlight. Things are beginning to reach critical mass for the New York Giants and wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr . 2, he's been terrible gritty in these ball games", Zimmer said . As tough as it is to understand that for a 23-year-old who has been blessed with a lot that God has given me-an fantastic amount of ability and an wonderful amount of everything-it seems like ... Read More »

NC radio station drops football game over anthem protest


Jeff Compher , ECU's director of athletics, issued a statement earlier Monday that said conversations were ongoing within the university and that there would be a positive resolution for future games. The statement Saturday by Chancellor Staton said the university "will safeguard the right to free speech, petition and peaceful assembly as assured by the U.S. Read More »

Arsenal's Wenger happy to shed his Chelsea hoodoo

Chelsea remain without a Premier League win this month and conceded all the goals before half-time, with Alexis Sanchez, Theo Walcott and Mesut Ozil on target as Arsenal made merry. The only concern for Wenger was a knee injury suffered by Francis Coquelin, which will be assessed today but renders him doubtful for the Basel match. Read More »

Ravens to release RB Justin Forsett


Forsett announced it on Twitter too, expressing a mutual admiration for the city and team. His eight rushing touchdowns that season matched his career total to that point. That is, until that team considers "mutually parting ways" with him. They gave him every chance to take over the starting role in the preseason and through the first three games, but the nine-year veteran never took advantage of the opportunity. Read More »

Jason Day withdraws from another playoff event


Johnson rolled in a 15-foot birdie putt at the par-three 15th, but his double bogey at 17, where he was twice in the rough and in a bunker, saw Chappell take the lead with a 10-foot birdie putt at the same hole. Johnson, in the midst of the best year of his career, has been on a tear since missing the cut at the PGA Championship, and particularly in September. Read More »

My brother was right about 'some' United States golf fans says Willett


Sign up to our daily newsletter for up to date global news and features. Unfortunately some American fans showed that Pete Willett was in fact correct. Whatever degree of momentum the Americans had enjoyed after Friday morning's dramatic foursomes sweep had always been exhausted when Lee Westwood and Danny Willett teed off Saturday's fourball match against JB Holmes and Ryan Moore beneath a cloudless sky and baking Minnesota sun. Read More »

Klopp admonishes 'static' Liverpool after win


Not flawless, but in a good way. "He said the right things and we came out and performed how we should". With it, and one half-time lecture, he woke up his team from 1-0 down at Swansea and ended his first year in charge with a fourth straight league win. Read More »

Gareth Southgate names his first England squad

However, Stones has made more than double the interceptions that Jagielka has made and his lesser amount of clearances is due to his manager requesting him to keep position at the back. "I've not had a chance to think about anything other than preparing for this week and getting the best results", he said . "At this moment in time , we're looking at these two games and he's in good form". Read More »

Rick Porcello: Red Sox pick Porcello as ALDS Game 1 starter


The Texas Rangers clinched home-field advantage throughout the AL playoffs with their win Friday night, making them the No. 1 seed. That outcome now means the Red Sox and Indians will play each other. Porcello has out-pitched Price all season. To be named the number one starter could serve as a crucible that finally melts the "quirky, weird, unorthodox" labels away from him and replaces them with "proven ace, team leader, ahead of his time". Read More »

Mets: A head-to-head look back at the season series against the Giants


Giants win, Cardinals win: Giants advance to face the Mets in NY on Wednesday. However that is in the record books now and what matters is playing deep into October and returning to the World Series as a wild card team. Against the New York Mets this year in two starts, he is 2-0 with an ERA of 3.27. His pitching at home wasn't as dominating as you might think in that he went only 6-6 with a 2.87 ERA. Read More »

Texans coach O'Brien confirms Watt is out for the year


Watt re-injured his back in a 27-0 loss to the New England Patriots last week in a Week 3 Thursday night game. Friday brought word that O'Brien will resume calling plays on offense to ensure that unit does its part, although O'Brien said that the key remains what happens after the play's been sent in. Read More »

Past Ryder Cup defeats of no importance to Dustin Johnson


Ryan Moore and Brooks Koepka will make their debuts, though neither was picked to play in the opening foursomes . "Lee struggled this morning but was man enough to tell me after the match, "Darren, I'm not playing this afternoon". Fowler described it as "a huge match" for the duo - he had never won in eight previous Ryder Cup matches, while Mickelson spent much of the week embroiled in debate about past controversies involving the United States team. Read More »

Payton: Sunday's Saints game is important and unique

The Saints wasted a remarkable effort by their defense in Week 2 on the road against the Giants. New Orleans allows up the second-most points in the N-F-L (31 per game), the second-most yards in the NF-L (448.3), and features the worst rushing defense on the planet (149.3). Read More »

Ryder Cup 2016: Americans hold 5-3 lead after raucous first day


Using a morning foursomes sweep and a buoyed by a raucous crowd, the Americans took a 5-3 lead after the first day of play. Fitzpatrick is paired with Stenson in the second match against Brandt Snedeker and Brooks Koepka . "I had two jobs to do today". Johnson yelled from the crowd behind the ropes of the eighth green that he could make the 12-footer. "We just felt like that first tee atmosphere just fit him and Jordan to get it kicked off". Read More »

76ers rookie Simmons fractures bone in foot

Nerlens Noel missed his rookie year in 2013 with a torn ACL. Ben Simmons will have foot surgery . With Simmons out indefinitely, Dario Saric is expected to start at power forward. According to Stein's report Simmons then weighed in at 240 pounds once again in July 2016 and 244 pounds last week, showing little fluctuation from his typical playing weight. Read More »

Arsenal handed controversial late victory at Burnley by Laurent Koscielny

Wenger's first game was October 12, 1996, ten miles down the M65 from Turf Moor at Blackburn, where two Ian Wright goals gave Arsenal a 2-0 victory at Ewood Park. The important thing is we managed to squeeze it in at the end and that's one of the biggest wins we will have this season for sure. You've got to question the time , question whether the corner should come in, you've got to question whether it's handball because it certainly looks it. Read More »

Ortiz delivers another HR, Red Sox beat Blue Jays 5-3


With the Blue Jays leading 3-1 and Red Sox left fielder Andrew Benintendi on second base after a leadoff double, Pedroia chopped one in front of home plate that Martin fielded and promptly tossed away down the right field line. Enrique "Leo" Ortiz found out about his son's plan to retire after this season in the same way that most of us did: By watching a video posted on The Players' Tribune website last November 18. Read More »

O'Brien sweep as Found wins Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe


Found then upped the pace in the final furlongs which ended a late challenge from fading pacesetter Vedevani and continued that power through to the line and a length and three-quarters success. He is not easy to get a proper handle on but it has to be a negative that Midterm and Doha Dream, the pair he beat by a neck and a short head in a muddling Prix Niel on Trials Day, are not even showing up for the main event. Read More »

Terrelle Pryor turned into a fantasy football gold mine


Quarterback Ryan Tannehill was under siege on Sunday against a Browns defense that lacks playmakers. Pryor's performance - which made him the first National Football League player to register at least three passing attempts, three rushing attempts and three receptions in the same game since San Francisco's Billy Kilmer did so in 1964 - caught the eye of Washington coach Jay Gruden. Read More »

Rainout allows Tigers to alter pitching plans for weekend

The teams played just five innings Wednesday night because of rain - won by the Tigers 6-3. With the regular season scheduled to end Sunday - and little room for extra games before the postseason - the Tigers and Indians waited through a delay of 4 hours, 13 minutes before the game was finally called. Read More »

Canada wins World Cup, rallying to beat Europe 2-1

An early power play in the second seemed to give the host country something of a jolt. Patrice Bergeron tied it with a power-play goal with 2:53 left in the third, and his Bruins teammate Marchand won it with a shot from the slot. "I don't have to look too far back, a year or so. I think that the pride factor is going to kick in knowing that obviously we want to win". International Ice Hockey Federation President Rene Fasel told the AP on Tuesday the odds of NHL players going to the ... Read More »

Bruce, Gsellman move Mets closer to playoff spot, beat Phils


After the Cardinals' controversial walk-off win over the Reds on Thursday, Collins believes end-of-game replay rules might be clarified. They had scored more than three runs just once in their previous nine games. The Giants now hold the second Wild Card slot by one game over the St. Louis Cardinals, and are also one game back behind the New York Mets to clinch home field advantage in the Wild Card round. Read More »

No. 13 Baylor rallies to top Iowa State 45-42


Baylor has scored at least 35 points in each of their first four games, and the touchdowns will certainly be flying in this one. It's the first time that Cannon, a junior, has missed a game for Baylor. Cannon already has 370 yards receiving and four TDs - and it's a lot easier to throw the ball in Ames now that Iowa State has bowled in one of its end zones. Read More »

Zidane: Draw hard to accept


Dortmund started offensively into the game and worked out the first chances of the encounter but neither Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang nor Ousmane Dembele were able to make use of their promising chances in the opening period. Madrid were looking for their first win in three games while Dortmund were riding on a four-game winning streak. "I feel screwed as we played a great game, made huge effort everyone in attack and defence", Zidane said. Read More »