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Author: 0 Matic is a 'gross loss' for us, admits Chelsea boss Conte

Pogba scored just the nine times in all competitions last season, only five of which were in the league, as United limped to a sixth-place finish. United lost 2-1 to the LaLiga giants but Mourinho remained upbeat after the Skopje encounter, picking out Matic in particular for praise.

Sport Broncos sign Nelson Adams and place Billy Winn on IR
Author: 0 Broncos sign Nelson Adams and place Billy Winn on IR

He made two starts. Winn was placed on injured reserve. He was released by the Steelers last week when the team signed cornerback JaCorey Shepherd to bolster its secondary. "It's an ankle injury, we're not sure how bad", Broncos coach Vance Joseph said immediately following practice. Wolfe was being sent for an MRI following practice, and the Broncos hope to have a potential timetable for a return to practice if the exam doesn't reveal more than the medical staff saw in the preliminary ...

Author: 0 Guardiola: Man City to rein in spending after record outlay

This improvement could make a telling difference in the title race. With the players now presumably more comfortable with his system, expect a title challenge. Arsenal are expected to ignore any offer made for star forward Sanchez - and that resolve has reportedly led to French side Paris Saint-Germain dropping their pursuit of the sensational forward.

Sport Former Ottawa Senators GM Bryan Murray passes away at age 74
Author: 0 Former Ottawa Senators GM Bryan Murray passes away at age 74

Murray is surived by his wife, Geri, and daughters Heide and Brittany. Murray coached for 18 seasons and 1,239 games in the National Hockey League and the 2016-17 season was his 35th consecutive year working in the league. Murray began coaching with the Washington Capitals in the 1981-82 season, and was with the team until being fired midway through the 1989-90 campaign and replaced by his bother Terry.

Author: 0 A NASCAR win for Brad Keselowski would make MI even more special

However, his two races this season have been won from the pole position, so it would be a first in the 2017 season if he ends up pulling off his third consecutive win at MI and fourth on 2.0-mile ovals after starting on the inside of Row 5 on Sunday.

Sport Bucs 2016 2nd Round Pick K Roberto Aguayo Misses Another Extra Point
Author: 0 Bucs 2016 2nd Round Pick K Roberto Aguayo Misses Another Extra Point

Then on Friday night, he missed another extra point and a 47-yard field goal, leading to his release. The Buccaneers kicker began the preseason ideal by way of a chip shot 20-yard field goal on Tampa Bay's opening drive. "Unlucky", Aguayo said after the game. "Got in field goal range and the chance to kick one, go for an onside kick and, just, you'd like to keep your chances alive as long as you can to be in the game and that just ended our chances".

Sport Red Wings denounce use of logo at white nationalist rally
Author: 0 Red Wings denounce use of logo at white nationalist rally

The organization said it is exploring legal action against those who are misusing the logo. "The Red Wings believe that Hockey is for Everyone and we celebrate the great diversity of our fan base and our nation". Scores of white nationalists with torches marched, chanted racial slurs and attacked counter-protestors in Charlottesville, Va. last night. The University of Virginia announced Saturday that all scheduled events - including a men's soccer exhibition and a football team ...

Sport Mariners place Paxton on disabled list
Author: 0 Mariners place Paxton on disabled list

The Seattle Mariners were dealt another blow to their rotation Friday , as left-hander James Paxton was placed on the 10-day disabled list with a strained left pectoral muscle. Things went from bad to worse Thursday night for the Mariners as they fell to the LA Angels 6 to 3. They drove in four of the runs. "We were in control of the game tonight", Mariners manager Scott Servais said.

Author: 0 Mourinho says Manchester United still in the market for a winger

Again they are starting to play that brand of football that we know Jose Mourinho does and in Jose's second season now, I think they will finish in top-four - they will do well. I hope I can prove I'm just as good as them. "We have had a better pre-season than past year and we have the confidence levels of a team that has won a European competition and returned to the Champions League".

Sport Everton vs Stoke 12 Aug 2017: EPL Preview and Predictions
Author: 0 Everton vs Stoke 12 Aug 2017: EPL Preview and Predictions

Only Frank Lampard and Alan Shearer (8) have scored more goals on Premier League opening day than Rooney (7). Indeed, Ryan Shawcross embarrassingly fired past his own goalkeeper from Seamus Coleman's goalbound effort and, for a brief period, it seemed as if the goal would be ruled out for offside.

Sport MotoGP Austria, Dovizioso domina le Libere 2
Author: 0 MotoGP Austria, Dovizioso domina le Libere 2

Il pilota di Tavullia ammette che la Ducati potrebbe avere una marcia in più su questa pista , ma anche loro della Yamaha si faranno trovare più che pronti. Venerdì in sofferenza per Valentino Rossi al Red Bull Ring . Ma possiamo ancora migliorare nel T1. La nuova carena si sta comportando molto bene, va nella direzione del rendimento dell'anno scorso.

Author: 0 Arsenal beat Leicester 4-3 in thrilling Premier League opener

Jamie struct again in the 56th minute to make 3-2 for The Foxes before Aaron Ramsey's 83rd and Giroud's 85th minutes goals prove decisive at the Emirates Stadium. 'When we thought about the key qualities, they were the experience, the gravitas for a club like this, a record of success in the game. "I feel as well that the goals we conceded, we can work together to get rid of that because one was a ball we lost in the build-up and we conceded two goals on corners".

Author: 0 Craig Shakespeare disappointed with late Leicester City loss at Arsenal

It's likely no one is more relieved with the result than Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger , who kept his job after missing an invite to the Champions League for the first time in his 21-year tenure with the club and months of non-stop shouts of "WENGER OUT" from supporters.

Author: 0 Late goal gives Arsenal EPL thriller win

Record signing Alexander Lacazette opened his account within two minutes of the kick-off, but the home side's lead was nearly immediately rubbed out as Shinji Okazaki equalised minutes later before Jamie Vardy put the visitors in front after half an hour.

Sport Mercato: Sampdoria, chiesto Zapata al Napoli
Author: 0 Mercato: Sampdoria, chiesto Zapata al Napoli

Patrik Schick ha ricevuto l'idoneità agonistica ed è fortunatamente tornato ad allenarsi con la Sampdoria , dopo i test medici che ne hanno confermato la guarigione dall'infiammazione cardiaca.

Sport Zidane, altri tre anni al Real Madrid
Author: 0 Zidane, altri tre anni al Real Madrid

E' quanto hanno rivelato fonti del club spagnolo ad 'As'. Zidane guadagna attualmente quasi 4,5 milioni di euro l'anno e vedrà quasi raddoppiato l'ingaggio: poco meno di 8 più bonus legati a vittorie di squadra. Non solo Isco, il rinnovo di Zidane per tre stagioni è un grande traguardo. "Sì, sono felice, ma questo non significa niente - ha dichiarato - Posso firmare per dieci o venti anni, ma io so dove sono e qui si vive giorno per giorno".

Sport Crystal Palace vs Huddersfield 12 Aug 2017: EPL Preview and Predictions
Author: 0 Crystal Palace vs Huddersfield 12 Aug 2017: EPL Preview and Predictions

The Terriers face Crystal Palace on Saturday at Selhurst Park in their first Premier League fixture of the season with the Eagles led by new manager, Frank de Boer . The 2017/18 Premier League season kicks off with a Friday Night Football clash between Arsenal and Leicester . Watch live from 7pm on the new Sky Sports Premier League and Main Event channels.

Sport People used to Google 'Pochettino' - Spurs boss responds to Rose
Author: 0 People used to Google 'Pochettino' - Spurs boss responds to Rose

Pochettino said in comments published by British newspapers on Saturday. With the likes of Hugo Lloris, Jan Vertonghen , Mousa Dembele and Dele Alli as well as the aforementioned Alderweireld, Dier and Kane, Tottenham still have an impressive side - but Martin Keown believes that it's actually playmaker Christian Eriksen who is Tottenham's key player heading into the new season.

Sport Portuguese attacker '90 per cent' certain to join Man Utd
Author: 0 Portuguese attacker '90 per cent' certain to join Man Utd

A source has told ESPN FC that Amorim has been on trial at Old Trafford and Portuguese news agency Lusa quoted a source as saying a deal is "90 percent done" and that the 19-year-old "could have a great contract in front of him". He was promoted from Oliveirense's first team and his form attracted interest from Jose Mourinho's side. These details are not yet defined. The Belgium worldwide and the Serbian midfielder arrived at Old Trafford from Everton and Chelsea respectively.

Sport Isco Pens New Real Madrid Contract With Enormous Release Clause
Author: 0 Isco Pens New Real Madrid Contract With Enormous Release Clause

A contract could be 10 years, 20. Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane will have to replace Luka Modric on Sunday as the Croatian is suspended and Mateo Kovacic could have his chance to stake a claim. Barca are still reeling from the loss of Neymar to Paris Saint-Germain for a world record €222 million (Dh964.6m) with their attempts to land a replacement in Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho and Ousmane Dembele of Borussia Dortmund so far falling short.

Author: 0 Brighton & Hove Albion v Manchester City - fans' View

Fellow new signings Bernado Silva, Kyle Walker and Danilo are also in line to feature, though new recruit Benjamin Mendy is missing with a thigh strain. "It's the same pressure as I had last season". I think it will be a draw. "If the club decides [I am] not able, we are going to take a solution". The Frenchman has been a major disappointment since joining City in a £42million deal in 2014, and spent last season on loan at Valencia.

Sport Pep Guardiola: Premier League players £20-£25m more expensive
Author: 0 Pep Guardiola: Premier League players £20-£25m more expensive

City's Football was, occasionally, dazzling and they were only outscored by champions Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur, but finding an effective defensive configuration gave Guardiola a constant headache. Sooner or later it's going to finish. Also worth noting that Burnley's away record last season was terrible, and their first five away games are at Chelsea, Tottenham, Liverpool, Everton and Manchester City , so it will be neon impossible to keep clean sheets in these games.

Sport Pres. Barcellona attacca il PSG:
Author: 0 Pres. Barcellona attacca il PSG: "Neymar? Abbiamo denunciato tutto alla Uefa"

Il brasiliano, protagonista del trasferimento più oneroso della storia del calcio, ha scatenato un incidente diplomatico fra gli spagnoli ed i francesi. " Neymar ha voluto andare via, ma le forme non sono state corrette: lo abbiamo segnalato all'Uefa ". Avevamo capito che poteva andar via è per questo gli abbiamo alzato la clausola.

Sport EPL 2017/18: How West Ham United could line up this season
Author: 0 EPL 2017/18: How West Ham United could line up this season

But as well it will be my first goal coming back to the Premier League with a club that has shown a lot of confidence in me. 'They (Hernandez, Hart, Zabaleta, Arnautovic) know the league so they don't need to adjust or adapt. He said: "Imagine the emotions I have in that moment if I have the luck to score there". I want to do as best as I can. It is my old club, with my old fans in my old stadium so probably I can not celebrate.

Sport Packers: Team submits evidence of two illegal hits by Eagles to NFL
Author: 0 Packers: Team submits evidence of two illegal hits by Eagles to NFL

Most players from both teams dropped to a knee while medical personnel attended to him. Obviously those two hits fit in that category. After reviewing tape of the hits on Friday, McCarthy said they were illegal. Before the game ended, the Packers announced that Dupre had feeling and movement in all of his extremities. Pat McKenzie and the athletic training staff.

Sport Inter, contro il Betis Spalletti prepara un esordio dal primo minuto
Author: 0 Inter, contro il Betis Spalletti prepara un esordio dal primo minuto

Fuori dai convocati anche Murillo , ceduto al Valencia. L'Inter arriva da quattro vittorie consecutive, nelle amichevoli precampionato, ottenute contro il Villareal, contro il Chelsea, contro il Bayern Monaco e contro il Lione: domenica prossima giocherà la sua prima partita della Serie A 2017/2018, contro la Fiorentina.Nell'ultima Liga spagnola, il Betis si è classificato 15esimo.

Sport Clement calls for 'compromise' in Sigurdsson transfer saga
Author: 0 Clement calls for 'compromise' in Sigurdsson transfer saga

Everton boss Ronald Koeman , who is preparing for his second season in charge of the Merseyside club, has made signing the Icelandic midfielder a top priority and will be seen as their most important signing if a deal goes through. I heard some rumours that talks had broken down but still we are in negotiations with Swansea, ' insisted Koeman, whose team open their Premier League campaign against Stoke tomorrow.

Author: 0 Nemanja Matic says taking Chelsea's title is his aim with Man United

However, they are yet to sign a wide player. Gabriel Jesus has scored seven goals and provided four assists in eight Premier League starts for City . "We are going to see at the end of the season what happens, knowing how hard it is". He achieved the feat at Porto, Chelsea twice, Inter Milan and Real Madrid , with the only exceptions to the rule being his first two management roles, at Benfica and Uniao de Leiria, where he lasted less than a season in both cases.

Sport Federer cruises into Montreal semi-finals
Author: 0 Federer cruises into Montreal semi-finals

Second-seeded Roger Federer continued his mastery over 12th-seeded Roberto Bautista Agut of Spain with a 6-4, 6-4 victory in a quarter-final at the Rogers Cup on Friday. With world No.2 Rafael Nadal eliminated on Thursday by Shapovalov and world No.1 Andy Murray sidelined by a rib injury, Federer has an opportunity to regain the top spot.

Author: 0 Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata says knives already out for him

Amid the Italian's reported frustration with Chelsea's performance in the transfer market, Wenger claimed he appreciates his counterpart's situation at Stamford Bridge, but does not feel sorry for him. What happens in the transfer market, the club is trying to do their best. One of the issues is that striker Diego Costa , last season's top scorer, remains in exile.

Sport Tyler Saladino starting for White Sox versus Kansas City
Author: 0 Tyler Saladino starting for White Sox versus Kansas City

Alcides Escobar and Moustakas had two hits for the Royals . White Sox left-hander Aaron Bummer (1-2) earned his first major league win, striking out two in two innings of one-hit relief. Chicago is 6-2 in their last 8 home games and 3-8 in Shields' last 11 division starts while the under is 4-1 in their last 5 Saturday games. His most recent came on July 22 against the White Sox.