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Sports Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea 'happy' amid contract extension talks
Author: 0 Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea 'happy' amid contract extension talks

The Spain worldwide has entered the last year of his current deal at Old Trafford - although the club can then opt to trigger a one-year extension. De Gea, who has won a record-breaking four Player of the Year awards with the Red Devils, has suggested that he will be putting pen to paper as he feels settled and valued in his current surroundings.

Author: 0 Jimmy Butler Requests Trade from T-Wolves

Charania reports that Butler provided the Timberwolves with a list of between one and three teams he would be willing to sign an extension with, presumably increasing the return the Timberwolves could receive in a deal. That happened, sort of, as the Wolves won 47 games and landed the eighth and final playoff seed in the Western Conference before bowing out to the top-seeded Houston Rockets in just five games in the first round.

Sports Vikings sign Dan Bailey as kicker
Author: 0 Vikings sign Dan Bailey as kicker

He responded with, "Did you see the game?" and then said it was a "pretty easy" decision. The team was one game away from a Super Bowl, and if not for a missed kick against the Packers, they would be a surging 2-0 right now. So Zimmer and Vikings general manager Rick Spielman swung for the fences in April's draft. The rookie competed with former Vikings kicker Kai Forbath during the spring and throughout the first two weeks of training camp.

Sports Young Boys vs Manchester United: Three players who must start
Author: 0 Young Boys vs Manchester United: Three players who must start

United has some momentum going after consecutive wins in the Premier League, and the team will impose its will here by dominating possession, creating a flurry chances and putting three of them away. They beat United at home in the group stage last season, having also defeated Mourinho's Chelsea in 2013. "I told already that Luke Shaw is playing tomorrow and apart from him we have Diogo, Ashley Young and (Matteo) Darmian ready to play".

Sports Lionel Messi stars as Barcelona thump PSV: 3 takeaways
Author: 0 Lionel Messi stars as Barcelona thump PSV: 3 takeaways

Coached by former Barca and Netherlands midfielder Mark van Bommel , PSV had produced an admirable performance in their first visit to the Nou Camp in 21 years until they began to tire late in the second half. Schalke marked their return to the competition after a three-year absence with a 1-1 draw at home to Porto. Liverpool top Group C after substitute Roberto Firmino struck a brilliant stoppage-time victor in their 3-2 defeat of Paris Saint-Germain at Anfield.

Sports Stanford wins at Evian
Author: 0 Stanford wins at Evian

Mo Martin, a former Women's British Open victor, was two shots back on 10 under. For her sixth and the biggest victory of her career, Stanford will take home $577,500 in prize money. "It's something new and it's exciting [to lead]", said the 23-year-old Torres, who is ranked No. 184. Olson committed to not looking at leaderboards throughout the day, and it wasn't until she was sizing up her options from the rough on the 18 that she asked brother Nathan, her caddie, where she stood.

Sports Through the legs: Coric's 'tweener' draws bows at Davis Cup
Author: 0 Through the legs: Coric's 'tweener' draws bows at Davis Cup

Querrey, drafted in by US captain Jim Courier as a replacement for his number one Steve Johnson , was one set down and saved five straight set points in the second before rallying to earn a shock 6-7 (2) 7-6 (6) 6-3 6-4 win. Croatia raced to a commanding 2-0 lead over the United States on the opening day of their Davis Cup semi-final in Zadar on Friday.In the first rubber Borna Coric , world number 18, justified his favourite's tag and defeated Steve Johnson 6-4, 7-6 (7/4), 6-3.

Sports Mohamed Salah: Liverpool can win Champions League and Premier League
Author: 0 Mohamed Salah: Liverpool can win Champions League and Premier League

It's fantastic that we've won all five games. 'I think you have to [look at] the way this team is, the bond they have out there on the pitch. "Now we have to prove that and do it again and again". "They have unbelievable quality". "But it's something with the eye and for sure at the moment it's not comfortable for him". Firmino had earlier netted the Reds' second goal in their 2-1 victory over Spurs, after Gini Wijnaldum had handed the Merseyside outfit a first half lead.

Sports Morata set for Chelsea recall as Sarri seeks striker balance
Author: 0 Morata set for Chelsea recall as Sarri seeks striker balance

I think Hazard is going to be there for a while. "When Alvaro is playing it's different - he's a different player". It depends on the kind of match. He has to improve something, but he can do it. We knew, especially after the (international) break, it's always very hard to play a good game because you are all a bit exhausted, but at the end we got three points.

Sports Seahawks DE Frank Clark says Mitchell Trubisky ‘nothing special’
Author: 0 Seahawks DE Frank Clark says Mitchell Trubisky ‘nothing special’

If the Bears are to transform into a perennial postseason qualifier, Trubisky has to develop into an above-average quarterback in new head coach Matt Nagy's version of Andy Reid's West Coast offense. "The thing we're learning in this process is we are on a next-play mentality, and I'm happy with how he handled himself from play one to the fourth quarter", Nagy said after the game.

Sports PSV coach Van Bommel warns players over Messi shirt swap
Author: 0 PSV coach Van Bommel warns players over Messi shirt swap

In the first period they successfully shut down most of Barca's attacks and also plotted several unsafe breaks, which led to Mexico worldwide Hirving Lozano firing narrowly over the bar after the interval. "It would be a dream come true to come to this great club". Lozano was one of Mexico's better performers over the summer and continues to shine for his club side as well.

Sports More drama in Pittsburgh - WR Antonio Brown absent from work on Monday
Author: 0 More drama in Pittsburgh - WR Antonio Brown absent from work on Monday

Coach Mike Tomlin was asked Tuesday whether Brown was at practice the previous day. I think this forum is a very professional one. Brown's absence on Monday came on the same day that he had tweeted, " Trade me let's find out ", in response to a critic who suggested Ben Roethlisberger is the reason why AB's numbers are so high.

Sports West Ham's Perez denies refusing to come off the bench
Author: 0 West Ham's Perez denies refusing to come off the bench

In the moment Marko got injured, I was on the bench after warming up. "Given the false information spread by the media that has affected my image, I am obliged to explain the only truth: I have never ever refused to warm-up in my whole career, let alone play a match", Perez said via Twitter on Monday.

Sports Seahawks star Baldwin to miss Bears showdown
Author: 0 Seahawks star Baldwin to miss Bears showdown

EST. He missed a month of training camp with an injury to his opposite knee. The Seahawks signed Kendricks last week to a one-year deal thought to be for at or just above the league minimum, needing some immediate help at linebacker with K.J.

Sports Buffalo Bills player Vontae Davis quits the whole sport at halftime
Author: 0 Buffalo Bills player Vontae Davis quits the whole sport at halftime

He pulled himself out of the game. McDermott spoke with reporters on Sunday (Monday AEST) after Buffalo's 31-20 loss to the Chargers and explained 30-year-old Davis voluntarily left the game in the first half and did not return. "He said he's not coming out". But, physically, I know today that isn't possible and I had an honest moment with myself. "But I hold myself to a standard".

Sports Fournette questionable for game against Patriots
Author: 0 Fournette questionable for game against Patriots

And in an ESPN The Magazine piece last month, Ramsey had some blunt words for the two-time Super Bowl champion. Their next opportunity comes Sunday against the Patriots (1-0), a rematch of the conference title game. "I think everyone, whenever you play some of the best teams, you want to see where you're measured up to, and that defense has been ranked very high all a year ago", Brady said.

Sports Mauricio Pochettino rules out Harry Kane rest
Author: 0 Mauricio Pochettino rules out Harry Kane rest

When an attacker does not score, people he must find a reason". But Pochettino, whose side take on Liverpool at Wembley on Saturday in the league, believes any suggestions that Kane is suffering from exhaustion are misguided. "Of course we have a conversation and he explained what happened". "But Harry, after four years at the club, it's time to say thank you to him". Don't worry for me - we need to be anxious for the real things.

Sports Vikings sign K Dan Bailey
Author: 0 Vikings sign K Dan Bailey

Ian Rapaport is reporting they will sign veteran kicker Dan Bailey . After his first field goal attempt in OT sailed wide right, Minnesota went back to Carlson to kick a 35-yard would-be victor. "I'm not sure (the Vikings) have a choice", Max said. Carlson was awarded the job when the Vikings let Kai Forbath go on August 20, and Carlson pulled two field goal tries wide left in a preseason game four days later.

Sports Georginio Wijnaldum reveals why he rejected Spurs in favour of Liverpool move
Author: 0 Georginio Wijnaldum reveals why he rejected Spurs in favour of Liverpool move

Jurgen Klopp challenged Liverpool to extend its blistering start after the Premier League leaders delivered a statement of intent with a "perfect" 2-1 win against Tottenham . 'With Hendo, we need him so much and I don't think it makes sense in the moment to play him, ' he told Sky Sports before the lunchtime kick off. However, Klopp suggested that he is feeling the effects from a busy schedule with Gareth Southgate's squad, and with a key Champions League clash coming up against Paris ...

Sports Martin Gramatica to LeBron, Back Off Zane Gonzalez!
Author: 0 Martin Gramatica to LeBron, Back Off Zane Gonzalez!

Sure, Gonzalez's teammates had his back, at least publicly, and fellow kicker Wil Lutz of the Saints made a point of consoling Gonzalez on the sideline after the game. But for the third time in a row, Gonzalez missed the kick wide to the left. The Browns (0-1-1) host the New York Jets (1-1) on Thursday. Gonzalez, a seventh-round pick a year ago, was 17 of 25 on career field goal attempts and 28 of 31 on PATs for the Browns.

Sports Patriots trade for Browns WR Josh Gordon
Author: 0 Patriots trade for Browns WR Josh Gordon

He revealed Gordon's injured hamstring is healthy enough for the wideout to play in the team's Week 3 matchup with the Detroit Lions . According to Schefter, the Patriots will also get back a 2019 seventh-round pick if Gordon is active for fewer than 10 games this season.

Sports Juventus' Cristiano Ronaldo relieved to score first goals since move
Author: 0 Juventus' Cristiano Ronaldo relieved to score first goals since move

However, it is highly likely that Allegri will have to prepare for life without Costa for a number of weeks in the wake of his ill-discipline, which could see the team lose some of its attacking verve. Ronaldo will claim the headlines, but Costa will be under intense scrutiny in the coming days and weeks after three appalling incidents in the closing minutes of the game.

Sports Bills' CB Vontae Davis leaves at halftime, then retires
Author: 0 Bills' CB Vontae Davis leaves at halftime, then retires

Davis said he meant no disrespect to Bills players and coaches. "While I was on the field, I just didn't feel right". "It's just completely disrespectful to his teammates", said Buffalo's Lorenzo Alexander . The Bills, 0-2, will take on the Vikings in Minnesota next Sunday. Never heard of it. Teammates were shocked and stunned. "I did lose respect for him as a man", safety Rafael Bush said.

Sports Chelsea coach Sarri believes Eden Hazard can score 40 goals this season
Author: 0 Chelsea coach Sarri believes Eden Hazard can score 40 goals this season

Salah won the Golden Boot last season and Sarri is backing Hazard to dethrone the Egyptian this campaign. "We have spoken and I told him he can score 40 goals", Sarri said. "When he gets the ball he can hold the ball and we can go in deep with him, so for us it's a pleasure to play with him". Luiz has made more than 200 first-team appearances during his two spells at Stamford Bridge.

Author: 0 Roberto Firmino a doubt for PSG clash with eye abrasion

Klopp added: "He got rested at the weekend so he'll be 100 per cent fresh for us". So, with Firmino having started every game this season then Klopp could be forced to shuffle his attacking pack and with Dominic Solanke and Divock Origi out injured then that only really leaves Daniel Sturridge as Firmino's replacement in the Liverpool squad , and his lack of match sharpness may mean Klopp tinkers with his formation rather than opting to play the England worldwide alongside Mohamed Salah ...

Sports Guardiola hails City virtuoso Bernardo Silva but rages after his late miss
Author: 0 Guardiola hails City virtuoso Bernardo Silva but rages after his late miss

At just 23-years-old he already has bags of top-level experience to his name and the potential to become one of the most risky players in world football. There are also signs that Silva, who had been outstanding in the Community Shield against Chelsea and Premier League opener at Arsenal, is benefiting from a year's adjustment to English football.

Sports How to watch FOR FREE online and on TV
Author: 0 How to watch FOR FREE online and on TV

And of the eight matches, two will take place inside the Hell in a Cell structure. WWE will air its Hell In A Cell pay-per-view this Sunday on the WWE Network , 20 years after The Undertaker and Mankind changed professional wrestling forever with their iconic match at King of The Ring 1998.

Sports Juventus striker Cristiano Ronaldo: I was a little anxious
Author: 0 Juventus striker Cristiano Ronaldo: I was a little anxious

The five-time Ballon d'Or victor was denied a hat trick by a fine save from Sassuolo goalkeeper Andrea Consigli, while he also mishit a clear opportunity late on. And now Costa has released a message apologised to Juventus' fans and his team-mates, insisting it will be an isolated offence. Sassuolo allowed Ronaldo few openings in the first half apart from an early shot which was blocked and a header wide from Alex Sandro's cross.

Sports Cincinnati Bengals quickly burying memories of 2017 dud
Author: 0 Cincinnati Bengals quickly burying memories of 2017 dud

Ahead of their Week 2 matchup with the Bengals , the Ravens announced four players will not play Thursday night. The Cincinnati Bengals defeated the Baltimore Ravens , 34-23, kicking off the second full week of action in the NFL. This performance against Baltimore is a reminder that Green just might be the most underrated receiver in the NFL. Andy Dalton has turned into a big pain for the Baltimore Ravens .

Sports Xhaka stunner helps Arsenal to third straight win
Author: 0 Xhaka stunner helps Arsenal to third straight win

Former England global Alan Shearer told BBC Radio Five Live how Arsenal midfielder Lucas Torreira was the difference for his side, as he made a significant contribution to the Gunners' victory. But England manager Gareth Southgate would have been equally frustrated watching two global hopefuls at St James' Park, as midfielder Jonjo Shelvey was an unused substitute after his recent injury layoff, while center-back Jamaal Lascelles failed to reappear for the second half after ...

Sports Stop Saying that Serena Williams is a 'Victim'
Author: 0 Stop Saying that Serena Williams is a 'Victim'

The real reasons, however, are many. "Whether you agree with her or not, there were issues that Serena wants to deal with and those conversations will keep going because she took a stand". "But to focus on that, I think, is missing the point". Apart from the possibility that the match may not have been over at the time , her behaviour can not be condoned.

Sports Suarez: Messi’s The Best shortlist snub means nothing
Author: 0 Suarez: Messi’s The Best shortlist snub means nothing

Elsewhere, Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski, Milan forward Gonzalo Higuan and Bayern keeper Manuel Neuer drop out of the top 10. FIFA 19 is just a matter of days away now and football fans are itching for their first taste of the brand new game.

Sports Canelo vs GGG 2: The Highlights From Las Vegas
Author: 0 Canelo vs GGG 2: The Highlights From Las Vegas

After 12 rounds, Alvarez would be announced the victor of the bout via majority decision, winning the WBC middleweight title. The championship rounds was drama with the fight close Golovkin took it to Canelo landing big punches but Alvarez responded with punches going after the champ.

Sports Jose Mourinho delivers Man United update on Paul Pogba
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho delivers Man United update on Paul Pogba

Lukaku's point-blank finish with his midriff opened the scoring in the 35th minute and three minutes later Smalling had the Red Devils roaring. "Credit to Watford ", said Lukaku . Premier League football returns after the worldwide break as Manchester United take on high-flying Watford at Vicarage Road this evening. Two of the players Mourinho mentioned in his defence of Rashford, Solanke and Loftus-Cheek, had previously failed to break into the first team at Chelsea during ...