Sport

He was good, I liked it. "It was a nice feeling to be on the field 90 minutes". It is the first time in Liverpool's history that they have begun a campaign with seven successive wins in all competitions, following Tuesday's late Champions League triumph over Paris Saint-Germain.
  • Neil Warnock criticises Manchester City ahead of their trip to Cardiff

    Neil Warnock criticises Manchester City ahead of their trip to Cardiff

    Sport

    Guardiola has been effusive in his praise for Aguero over the last 12 months and claimed his players had no reason to apologise for Wednesday's shock 2-1 defeat by Lyon. The 30-year-old has scored three goals in six appearances this season and has drawn praise from Pep Guardiola for his all-round game, an area the manager has been keen for Agüero to improve.
  • UEFA Europa League Report: Arsenal v Vorskla 20 September 2018

    UEFA Europa League Report: Arsenal v Vorskla 20 September 2018

    Sport

    The Gunners were coasting to an easy win as Mesut Ozil made it 4-0 with the simplest of finishes inside the box. The two Vorskla goals - the second of which came with the last kick of the game - spoiled an otherwise confident debut by goalkeeper Bernd Leno , who was rarely troubled in the opening 60 minutes and showed good composure when playing the ball out from the back.
  • Stunning late goal gives Liverpool dramatic Champions League victory over PSG

    Stunning late goal gives Liverpool dramatic Champions League victory over PSG

    Sport

    The Liverpool forward nearly missed the game with an eye injury but Klopp reveals that Firmino came to him today and said: "I'm fine, I can open the eye". With the wind in their sails, Liverpool continued to press PSG in search for a second. "Super game from Daniel, I told him before the game that I never saw him as fit as he is now", Klopp added.
  • Jurgen Klopp drops Roberto Firmino and Daniel Sturridge team news hint

    Jurgen Klopp drops Roberto Firmino and Daniel Sturridge team news hint

    Sport

    The Egypt global scored 44 goals last season but has found the net only twice so far this season, although that is similar to a year ago when he had three from half-a-dozen games. "But with Mo, everything is fine". Firmino was benched against PSG after training with a protective eye mask throughout the week. "That's why I think Liverpool have been better in Europe as opposed to the Premier League".
  • Caron Butler Says Lakers Should Go After Jimmy Butler

    Caron Butler Says Lakers Should Go After Jimmy Butler

    Sport

    Butler has named NY as one of the three destinations he would like to go to after requesting a trade from the Minnesota Timberwolves this week. Instead, the seven-year wing has reportedly given Minnesota a list of three destinations, a list of teams he wants to be dealt to and is willing to sign an extension with.
  • Cleveland Wins! Browns fans get free beer

    Cleveland Wins! Browns fans get free beer

    Sport

    Before the season began, Bud Light installed some "Victory Fridges" at bars in the Cleveland area. "Or uber. Or RTA/public transit home to celebrate". Cleveland police warned fans to behave. Others celebrating the win included OH native LeBron James, who tweeted, "Congratulations Browns! ". "After everything us Browns fans have been through these past few seasons".
  • It's Great Time To Be Liverpool Player, Reds Defender Says

    It's Great Time To Be Liverpool Player, Reds Defender Says

    Sport

    The Uruguayan global was heavily involved against Vorskla as he dictated play from the deep-lying midfield role and helped Arsenal ease in to a commanding 3-0 lead thanks to a Danny Welbeck header and a sublime double from Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.
  • Baker Mayfield's first National Football League pass

    Baker Mayfield's first National Football League pass

    Sport

    And so ends Cleveland's 19-game winless streak, the NFL's second-longest since the 1970 AFL-NFL merger. After offsetting penalties wiped out the first two-point conversion attempt, which resulted in a sack-fumble for the Jets , the Browns got a second chance and took full advantage of it.
  • How PAOK could line up against Chelsea

    How PAOK could line up against Chelsea

    Sport

    It was his second penalty kick in the new campaign, having also dispatched an earlier one against Newcastle United's Martin Dubravka at Saint James' Park, wherein despite the Slovakian worldwide guessing the right way, the power with which Hazard struck the ball gave the keeper no chance.
  • Tom Thibodeau Doesn’t Want Rebuilding Pieces In A Jimmy Butler Trade

    Tom Thibodeau Doesn’t Want Rebuilding Pieces In A Jimmy Butler Trade

    Sport

    A large portion of the Minnesota fanbase believe it's Thibs fault that Butler wants to leave, and not the rumored-drama surrounding Karl-Anthony Towns and Andrew Wiggins . Butler bent on leaving - and accepting less than the mega-max available to him if he stays - means they could have to deal him for pennies on the dollar.
  • Arsenal vs Vorskla Poltava - Preview, Live Match | 20 Sep 2018

    Arsenal vs Vorskla Poltava - Preview, Live Match | 20 Sep 2018

    Sport

    Arsenal have had a hit and miss start to the season in the Premier League . Leno is set to make his belated debut against Vorskla Poltava in the Europa League this evening but will nearly certainly return to the bench for this weekend's Premier League match against Everton.
  • Milner in awe of Liverpool teammate Firmino

    Milner in awe of Liverpool teammate Firmino

    Sport

    It's not that you can plan for it. Messi was also at his mesmerizing best as Barcelona swept aside PSV in one of the other games last night. We needed all of our focus and we covered a lot of yards and closed all of the gaps. "The day before yesterday (there) was no chance (for Firmino to play), and yesterday". Then to be able to bring Bobby on after 70 minutes was nice.
  • Gordon practices with Pats but Belichick still reluctant to talk

    Gordon practices with Pats but Belichick still reluctant to talk

    Sport

    Chung appeared in all 16 regular-season games each of the past two seasons. "That's not fair. I've never met Josh, personally - just like I hadn't met some of the guys who have come in the last couple of weeks". "I think it's twofold", Curran said on Wednesday's Arbella Early Edition. He has been suspended more often than not and last week he arrived late to a team practice and showed up "not himself" as one of the local Cleveland media put it.
  • No mountain too high for improving Liverpool, says Klopp

    No mountain too high for improving Liverpool, says Klopp

    Sport

    Back in Champions League action for the first time since last season's agonising final defeat against Real Madrid , Liverpool erased the bitter taste of that loss with a thrilling success against the star-studded French champions. "Physical-wise so good". "In the end we've got players like Bobby that have quality and he pulled it out for us". "We are working hard to achieve something important (in the Champions League)".
  • Jimmy Butler Requests Trade Out Of Minnesota

    Sport

    His three preferred destinations are the Brooklyn Nets , the Los Angeles Clippers , and the New York Knicks , according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski . While both NY and Brooklyn will also have the cap space to sign another star alongside Butler next offseason, it's particularly newsworthy that Los Angeles is apparently the front-runner for Leonard next summer.
  • Why is Pep Guardiola not in the dugout for City-Lyon fixture?

    Why is Pep Guardiola not in the dugout for City-Lyon fixture?

    Sport

    Arteta would not be drawn on whether Guardiola's absence from the touchline had any influence on an unusually disappointing performance by the champions of England. The Ligue 1 side have scored just two goals in their last five Champions League matches, but they have conceded only three times . "We didn't feel the flow around the team".
  • Paul Pogba wants to stay - Jose Mourinho

    Paul Pogba wants to stay - Jose Mourinho

    Sport

    The 55-year-old Portuguese, however, also acknowledged it was a fragile victory given how his team followed a dominant first half with a more passive second which required a match-winning save from goalkeeper David de Gea deep into stoppage time to keep hold of the points.
  • Neymar gets embarrassed by Liverpool player's sick juke

    Sport

    Goals from Sturridge, Milner and a late Roberto Firmino victor sealed the three points against the Ligue 1 champions at Anfield. Sturridge didn't get there in time, and it was Areola who paid the price. We know the players after the World Cup have struggled a bit. Roberts scored his first two goals for Leeds in their 3-0 win over Preston North End on Tuesday.
  • Cristiano Ronaldo sent off for Juventus in Champions League clash at Valencia

    Cristiano Ronaldo sent off for Juventus in Champions League clash at Valencia

    Sport

    And Cristiano Ronaldo , Real's greatest ever player, hinted he might leave. "Obviously it's going to be a little different from having such a big player there", Bale told British newspaper the Daily Mail . "We're ready for it". The manager that masterminded this treble, Zinedine Zidane , has since departed. Bale said he had chose to attempt the overhead after realising that Liverpool defenders would soon crowd him out.
  • Jimmy Butler asks Wolves to trade him

    Sport

    Jon Krawczynski and Shams Charania of The Athletic say Butler has given the Timberwolves a list of one to three teams with which he is open to signing a contract extension. Butler's impact on the Wolves was easy to see last season. The T-Wolves also received a first-round pick in the deal. What's interesting about the trade request - in addition to the fact it comes so close to training camp - is that Butler developed into an All-Star player in Chicago under Thibodeau and the initial ...
  • Manchester City wait on Sterling after De Bruyne's deal in a day

    Manchester City wait on Sterling after De Bruyne's deal in a day

    Sport

    One particular passage of play, with a delectable piece of chest control, some impromptu juggling and a defence-splitting pass to release Raheem Sterling , who then hit the bar, was worthy of the Belgian. "It was never going to be an easy day for us". "He is doing well, once again he helped us and he's a fantastic player". " City have reached the knockout stages of the competition for the last five seasons and many believe this will be their year to win the ultimate club prize", Owen ...
  • Sadio Mane begged Roberto Firmino to play against PSG

    Sport

    Daniel Sturridge , who had not started a Champions League game since his days with Chelsea in 2012, was given the nod to replace Firmino in attack and the English striker responded superbly. We have quality in the team and I think we're mentally free to go forward. "The squad is so strong as a unit", Joe Gomez told reporters. "With Bobby obviously struggling, Studge comes in and scores for us".
  • Florence floodwaters close Fayetteville Little River bridge

    Florence floodwaters close Fayetteville Little River bridge

    Sport

    On Monday, North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper warned that "for many parts of North Carolina, the danger is still imminent". The Lumber River overflows onto a stretch Interstate 95 in Lumberton, N.C., September 18, 2018, following flooding from Hurricane Florence .
  • Manchester United forced to change style after poor start - Jose Mourinho

    Manchester United forced to change style after poor start - Jose Mourinho

    Sport

    With a reference to Switzerland's greatest sportsman, 20-times Grand Slam victor Roger Federer, Mourinho urged his team to just get on with it. "We'll have to do it". Everyone knows its different but I had to say, I said last week in Geneva UEFA meetings we had, what can I say. "Valencia's situation, we need to protect his clinical situation, apart from that we go with everything we have and have to try and win".
  • Lionel Messi Scores His Eighth Champions League Hat-Trick

    Lionel Messi Scores His Eighth Champions League Hat-Trick

    Sport

    A spectacular freekick sparked the rout as Lionel Messi scored three goals in Barcelona's 4-0 win over PSV . The first goal was scored in the 32 minute and through a free kick. Barca will face gruelling competition to win the trophy from the likes of Manchester City, Liverpool, Juventus and Real Madrid should they progress to the last 16.
  • France to face Croatia in Davis Cup final

    France to face Croatia in Davis Cup final

    Sport

    Ramos docked Williams a game for verbal abuse - having already given her a point penalty for smashing her racquet and a code violation for coaching - in her US Open final defeat by Naomi Osaka last weekend. Croatia extended its ideal record over the U.S.to 5-0. Tennis umpire Carlos Ramos officiates the Davis Cup semifinal singles match between Sam Querrey of the United States and Marin Cilic of Croatia , in Zadar, Croatia , Sunday, Sept.
  • Antonio Brown missed meetings, film on Monday

    Antonio Brown missed meetings, film on Monday

    Sport

    Tomlin did confirm that Brown wasn't there but would not make a distinction of whether it was excused or not. The Steelers are without standout running back Le'Veon Bell, who has yet to sign his franchise tag offer and might not report until much later in the season.
  • Barcelona President: Juventus will win Champions League with Ronaldo

    Sport

    Bale is nine goals away from bringing up a century of strikes for Los Blancos, and is six matches away from playing 200 games for the Spanish giants. Do you think Bale can now be Real's star man? It's negative for our football, and I'm not interested in the fact Real could be weaker because we want the best football to be played here.
  • Bears are at the mercy of Mitch Trubisky's 'happy feet'

    Bears are at the mercy of Mitch Trubisky's 'happy feet'

    Sport

    How soon the Bears reach their final destination is up for debate. When coach Pete Carroll chose to cut ties with Darrell Bevell and replace him with Schottenheimer, Seattle meant to rebuild its identity as a strong running team while also eliminating slow starts that plagued the team throughout the 2017 season.
  • Liverpool's Firmino eye gouged by Tottenham defender Vertonghen

    Liverpool's Firmino eye gouged by Tottenham defender Vertonghen

    Sport

    The big games keep coming with a trip to Napoli four days later before Manchester City arrive on Merseyside on October 7 for the final game of a blockbuster run prior to the next global break. Liverpool are sweating on the fitness of Roberto Firmino after his nasty-looking eye injury he picked up against Spurs on Saturday, however, Klopp remains optimistic.
  • Lucas Perez: West Ham striker denies he refused to play at Everton

    Lucas Perez: West Ham striker denies he refused to play at Everton

    Sport

    She said: 'Just a message to say I'm just so so proud of you my husband, trying to play for your team after what we just lived this week.The lost of you dad. Manager Manuel Pellegrini later dismissed claims of wrongdoing on Perez's part, claiming he opted for Antonio because of the urgent need for a replacement.
  • Jacksonville Jaguars list Leonard Fournette (hamstring) as questionable

    Jacksonville Jaguars list Leonard Fournette (hamstring) as questionable

    Sport

    The Jaguars vs. Patriots game doesn't start until 4:25 p.m. ET, so if a fantasy owner chose to plug Fournette into their lineup, they'd have fewer emergency options on Sunday if Fournette were to miss the game. Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski said there would be an extra emphasis on ball security in preparation for the Jaguars, who have scored an NFL-high nine defensive touchdowns since the start of last season.
  • Browns cut Zane Gonzalez and sign new kicker

    Browns cut Zane Gonzalez and sign new kicker

    Sport

    Cleveland will sign former Dolphins kicker Greg Joseph , NFL Media reported. LeBron made a video going off about Zane's awful play and warning Gonzalez not to say "my bad" or "he might get his ass whooped". Joseph is 24-years-old and was FAU's all-time field goal leader and tied the program's most extra point record. He also missed both of his extra-point attempts.
  • PSG prepares for Liverpool with Saint-Etienne thrashing

    PSG prepares for Liverpool with Saint-Etienne thrashing

    Sport

    Tuchel is relishing the challenge of Liverpool on Tuesday after his side saw off Saint-Etienne in a 4-0 win to maintain their flawless start to the Ligue 1 season. And Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp will put out his strongest side for today's Premier League game against title rivals Tottenham at Wembley (12.30pm).
  • Klopp wants more from flawless Reds

    Klopp wants more from flawless Reds

    Sport

    I think Klopp should fix the situation quickly before it costs him important matches and maybe championships'. Nearly a year after Tottenham humbled Liverpool 4-1 at Wembley, before finishing third, the fortunes of the teams have been reversed.