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Sports Fabregas commits future to Chelsea and reveals he wants a new contract
Author: 0 Fabregas commits future to Chelsea and reveals he wants a new contract

A perfectly reasonable response one would feel, Willian did add that he is playing with "pleasure", and enjoys the fact that Chelsea are now playing "proper football". "I'm learning a lot from here, it's really interesting how he works and I'm really looking forward to working for a long time with him". We've had great success, won many things.

Author: 0 Shaw’s Ton Proves India Can Indeed Benefit from Moving on

Batting first, India rode on centuries from debutant Prithvi Shaw, Virat Kohli and Ravindra Jadeja while Rishabh Pant also smashed a breezy 92 as India declared at 649/9 in their first essay. All told, the right-hander faced 230 balls and counted 10 fours, posting his fourth triple figure score this year and moving into fourth place on the all-time list of India century-makers.

Sports Deschamps Unfazed By Worsening Pogba-Mourinho Feud
Author: 0 Deschamps Unfazed By Worsening Pogba-Mourinho Feud

But last season's relative successes can not mask this season's problems, with United great Paul Scholes labelling him "embarrassing" before the game. 'I'm not even surprised about the outcome of this game. Mourinho felt the draw was a fair result but again seemed to question his players' quality by claiming his side lack defenders capable of building attacks .

Sports Manchester United dismiss report Mourinho will be sacked today
Author: 0 Manchester United dismiss report Mourinho will be sacked today

Ander Herrera has missed much of the start to the season with an ankle injury, and was thought to be on his way back, possibly returning in this weekend's match, but the BBC reports he will remain on the sideline. "The people overseeing the football operations are nowhere near good enough". The tail is wagging the dog at the football club. It's given me everything.

Sports Kershaw, Dodgers Hope To Increase Series Lead Over Braves
Author: 0 Kershaw, Dodgers Hope To Increase Series Lead Over Braves

That loss was the sixth straight loss in a stretch which included getting swept in a four-game series at home against the Cincinnati Reds. So how did the turn around happen? Game 2 is scheduled for Sunday at 8:07 p.m. Ron said last night's disaster is what it is: playoff baseball. He won't rest on his laurels for this one start. Aside from Buehler the rest of the pitching staff has been great.

Sports Guardiola promises all out attack at Anfield
Author: 0 Guardiola promises all out attack at Anfield

Guardiola had issues stopping Liverpool last term and he will hope to avoid such occurrence this term. Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola: " Liverpool will beat a lot of teams, not just Man City". We judge the players before they came in and from that time we work together. "The best way to protect the bus is for Liverpool fans to go into the stadium".

Sports Teenager Shaw's debut ton puts West Indies on backfoot
Author: 0 Teenager Shaw's debut ton puts West Indies on backfoot

Roston Chase and Keemo Paul, on the other hand, will be looking to lend a degree of respectability to the scorecard by scoring runs early on. Spinner Ravichandran Ashwin produced a brilliant spell as India enforced the follow-on against the West Indies after bowling out the hapless visitors for 181 in their first innings on day three here on Saturday.

Sports Manchester United manager admits results not good enough
Author: 0 Manchester United manager admits results not good enough

Pogba played in United's uninspiring goalless draw against Valencia during the week, as The Red's resume their faltering Premier League campaign on Saturday versus Newcastle United . Max Stake £1. Winnings paid in free bets. "I know we are in the beginning of October and we look to tables all around Europe and, in numerous leagues, the tables in September, October don't reflect what is going to happen in a few months or even in the end of the season".

Sports Kyrie Irving verbally commits to long-term deal with Celtics
Author: 0 Kyrie Irving verbally commits to long-term deal with Celtics

Irving, 26, is entering the final year of the five-year, $94 million contract he signed with Cleveland before the 2015-16 season. In case you thought he may have just gotten carried away in front of his home fans, Shams Charania of The Athletic later reported that Irving has privately committed to Celtics ownership as well.

Sports Ross Barkley should get England return, says Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri
Author: 0 Ross Barkley should get England return, says Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri

But then, in the midst of increased rumblings that he had become unreliable, he scored his second goal of the season with a 70th-minute volley last night. "He is a very important player". 'Maybe for you it's people who score more goals, another one is not thinking about that. "He's a very important player for us".

Sports Belichick mum on Edelmans status — PATRIOTS NOTEBOOK
Author: 0 Belichick mum on Edelmans status — PATRIOTS NOTEBOOK

It's possible the theme song from "Titanic" was playing in Tom Brady's head when he saw him. It wouldn't be a surprise to learn that Edelman was outside of 1 Patriot Place waiting for the office to open on Monday (likely in full uniform).

Sports Teenager Prithvi Shaw roars at Rajkot with Test century on debut
Author: 0 Teenager Prithvi Shaw roars at Rajkot with Test century on debut

With the selectors looking ahead, it's up to the likes of Shaw, Agarwal and KL Rahul to seal their spots at the top of the Indian batting order ahead of the much-anticipated tour to Australia. The 18-year-old has been in impressive form in domestic tournaments and has rightfully earned his place in the team. Shaw (134 off 154) and Cheteshwar Pujara (86 off 130) laid the foundation for a big score with a 206-run partnership after the early loss of K L Rahul (0).

Sports West Ham beat Arsenal to Diop deal
Author: 0 West Ham beat Arsenal to Diop deal

The best chance of the game, though, fell to Ukrainian forward Andriy Yarmolenko , who scored twice in his first start for the Hammers against Everton the week prior. Pellegrini appeared visibly happy on the touch line, watching his men overpower and dominate Jose Mourinho's reds who looked intimated by the East London tactics and mental strength.

Sports Hamilton criticized the track in Russian Federation
Author: 0 Hamilton criticized the track in Russian Federation

We were in a situation that Valtteri was managing the tyres, Lewis behind with a blistered rear and Sebastian all over Lewis. "Naturally, Valtteri has been an incredible team player today", said Hamilton after one of his more controversial wins.

Sports Prithvi Shaw Says Virat Kohli Is A Funny Guy Off The Field
Author: 0 Prithvi Shaw Says Virat Kohli Is A Funny Guy Off The Field

Getting their combinations in order before the grueling assignment in Australia, will be high on the agenda as India prepare to take on West Indies in a two-Test series, which starts in Rajkot on Thursday. Shaw, however, continued batting with confidence and his first boundary came in the second over bowled by Keemo Paul, another back foot punch towards the point boundary.

Sports Cubs SS Russell suspended 40 games
Author: 0 Cubs SS Russell suspended 40 games

Russell's unpaid suspension is retroactive to September 21 and he has agreed not to appeal the suspension, Major League Baseball said . The 25- to 40-game length of the ban will make Russell's suspension one of the lighter punishments handed out by Manfred under the current policy.

Sports Late Silva victor gets Man City back on track in Europe
Author: 0 Late Silva victor gets Man City back on track in Europe

Both Low and Guardiola questioned the attitude of the 2017/18 PFA Young Player of the Year - insinuating complacency crept into his game. City made two trips to Anfield last season and they proved to be uncomfortable experiences in every sense.

Author: 0 Ronaldo to miss all Portugal’s autumn internationals: coach

Santos said the decision was taken after a three-way conversation between him, Ronaldo and the head of the Portuguese soccer federation. After nearly a decade at Real Madrid, Ronaldo opted to move to Turin, and he and his family are still adjusting to their new lift - on and off the pitch.

Sports Keane tears into Manchester United 'crybabies'
Author: 0 Keane tears into Manchester United 'crybabies'

Chances were rare against Valencia and so one notable moment was seen as the team huddle by Man United before kick-off, something which is rare for the team. ITV shorn of Champions League highlights this season, Roy Keane still found a medium to voice his opinions on Manchester United . "I'm not taking about Pogba", he said.

Sports Goff, Rams hold off Vikings in 38-31 win
Author: 0 Goff, Rams hold off Vikings in 38-31 win

Gurley rushes for over 100 yards and Goff throws for 3 touchdowns in the Rams' fourth victory of the season. Minnesota's backs haven't wowed anyone due to their emphasis through the air, but you want to keep defenses honest and respect the run.

Sports Aston Villa sack manager Steve Bruce
Author: 0 Aston Villa sack manager Steve Bruce

Steve Bruce has been sacked as Aston Villa manager after a run of one win in ten matches created a poisonous atmosphere at Villa Park. Coaches Colin Calderwood, Steve Agnew, Stephen Clemence and Gary Walsh have also been dismissed with immediate effect.

Sports Lionel Messi sets sights on third treble after masterclass against Tottenham
Author: 0 Lionel Messi sets sights on third treble after masterclass against Tottenham

Pochettino pointed to that mistake as the key component to why Barcelona were able to dictate the game and get Messi into plenty of space. Lionel Messi and Sergio Busquets will unarguably return to the starting line-up after something of a break against Athletic , while Luis Suarez , Philippe Coutinho and Ivan Rakitic are also expected to start.

Sports Daniel Sturridge vows to 'give everything' for Liverpool and Jurgen Klopp
Author: 0 Daniel Sturridge vows to 'give everything' for Liverpool and Jurgen Klopp

The goalless draw between Red Star Belgrade and Napoli not only proved the Serbians have the ability to play a big part in the group; it also threw an even greater emphasis onto the Reds' visit to Stadio San Paolo for the Italians. "When the two clubs reached an agreement, Klopp called me a few times on FaceTime and he explained to me his project and what we would do together", Alisson said .

Author: 0 Fans frustrated as Mourinho slams players again

However, United were granted just a five minute delay before what turned out to be a goalless draw. Jose Mourinho tore into his Manchester United squad for their poor performances and apparent lack of desire during a 45-minute rant before the club's 0-0 draw with Valencia .

Sports Rockies win NL Wild Card thriller
Author: 0 Rockies win NL Wild Card thriller

It's a brutal early exit for Chicago , which finished the regular season with the second-most wins (95) in the NL but fell to the Milwaukee Brewers in the NL Central tie-breaker before Colorado dashed its high postseason hopes. Colorado will counter with 25-year-old Kyle Freeland , who went 17-7 with a 2.85 ERA this season. A Cubs lineup that entered the game having scored exactly one run - on a solo homer - since Sunday afternoon's sixth inning left 10 on base, going 1-for-6 with men in ...

Sports NFL Podcast: Mahomes defeats Denver, rookie QBs and quarter-way MVPs
Author: 0 NFL Podcast: Mahomes defeats Denver, rookie QBs and quarter-way MVPs

The Denver Broncos played the Kansas City Chiefs about as well as a team has this season but still managed to lose the game and drop to 2-2 on the season. said, per Yahoo Sports . "That wasn't the reason we lost the game". "My opinion, the clock was on zero, " Joseph said. The officials had another big blunder when Mahomes was about 1½ yards past the line of scrimmage when he scrambled and hit Kelce for a 29-yard catch to the 3 early in the second half.

Sports Mourinho told Man Utd players: Play for the crest
Author: 0 Mourinho told Man Utd players: Play for the crest

United were beaten 3-1 at the London Stadium and Scholes believes the performance was so poor it could have cost Mourinho his job. "We had probably a couple of the biggest chances to win, but I have accepted the result as a fair result", he said .

Sports Unai Emery bringing a
Author: 0 Unai Emery bringing a "winning mentality" to Arsenal says Rob Holding

We need more control, we need to continue to improve with the control, with the possession, with the positioning. Veteran goalkeeper Petr Cech summed it up in a recent interview: "What we lacked in the past - I would say the " Arsenal way" was more important than getting the points sometimes, and this is not how you win the league".

Sports Brewers turn to Chacin for tiebreaker against Cubs
Author: 0 Brewers turn to Chacin for tiebreaker against Cubs

Continue to fight each and every day in each and every at-bat". The 96-67 Brewers ended their season on an eight-game winning streak, besting the Cubs, 3-1, in an extra regular season game to determine the victor of the division. Chicago wouldn't go away quietly, with Anthony Rizzo knotting the game back up in the fifth with a 429 foot shot to right field. Brewers starter Jhoulys Chacin allowed a run on one hit in 5 & ⅔ innings - while Corey Knebel picked up the win in relief, ...

Sports Rockies Escape Max Scherzer in Massive Sunday Game
Author: 0 Rockies Escape Max Scherzer in Massive Sunday Game

Despite being loaded at talent seemingly everywhere, the team simply couldn't piece together a run at another playoff berth and will head home following their matchup against the Colorado Rockies on Sunday. The right-hander walked three with three strikeouts. But with the starting pitching and lineup as devastating as it is, there's a risky team in Los Angeles, one that's hungrier than ever.

Author: 0 UEFA Champions League Report: Hoffenheim v Manchester City 02 October 2018

After defeat to Lyon a fortnight ago, it had looked like being another frustrating night for City in Group F until Silva pounced on a defensive mistake three minutes from time. Guardiola was in charge of Bayern that day. "They are so well organised defensively - it was not easy but at the end we found the right moment to win the game".

Sports Jose Mourinho is embarrassing Man Utd - Scholes
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho is embarrassing Man Utd - Scholes

Jose Mourinho played down full-time boos for his Manchester United team after the draw with Valencia , saying fans have "freedom of speech". We need to move the ball quicker and create more chances. "We left the hotel at six o'clock hoping that 30 minutes would be enough which it normally is but this time the police refused to do an escort so we came by ourselves", he said.

Author: 0 Colorado Rockies to meet Chicago Cubs in NL Wild Card Game

Just like that, the season comes down to a final game, and October is only two days old. Win or lose, all four teams will play on, either as division champions or National League wild-card teams. But with it being win or go home, I'm sure Strop will be pushing hard to be included on the Wild Card Game roster. The Cubs decisively beat the Cardinals (5-10) yesterday at Wrigley Field.

Sports UEFA Champions League Report: Manchester United v Valencia 02 October 2018
Author: 0 UEFA Champions League Report: Manchester United v Valencia 02 October 2018

Paul Pogba issued a rallying cry to his team-mates after Manchester United's winless streak extended to four matches against Valencia in the Champions League . If the Old Trafford crowd are waiting for United to play the... Paul Scholes thinks Jose Mourinho is embarrassing Manchester United and suggested the Portuguese coach could have been sacked after the defeat to West Ham .

Author: 0 Champions League: Mourinho’s Man United misfire in Valencia stalemate

Valencia failed to take advantage of Cristiano Ronaldo's early red card in losing 2-0 to Juventus on matchday one and could yet regret not cashing in with all three points against a misfiring United side. "There were some improvements in our performance". "The players tried. They raised the level of their efforts", Mourinho said. Guedes fired off target when well-placed on the edge of the area either side of half-time as Valencia started the second half brightly.

Sports Former Valencia star Pablo Hernandez predicts loss for Manchester United
Author: 0 Former Valencia star Pablo Hernandez predicts loss for Manchester United

Considering Manchester United's recent struggles and Valencia's confidence, this could be an upset. As ever, you can watch all the action on beIN SPORTS CONNECT . He was dropped against West Ham at the weekend but came back for tonight against Valencia . " Valencia CF can perfectly get the win against United ".

Sports Liverpool Wonder Kid Celebrates Goal Against Chelsea Like A Fan
Author: 0 Liverpool Wonder Kid Celebrates Goal Against Chelsea Like A Fan

Of course it's a really important week, but I think the period after the global break we already knew that it was going to be really important because we're going to play against top opponents. Stan Collymore has described Daniel Sturridge as the best example of harmony at Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool - something he could not have envisaged with Brendan Rodgers , the Celtic manager, still in charge at Anfield.

Sports United States vs Australia for gold at Women’s Basketball World Cup
Author: 0 United States vs Australia for gold at Women’s Basketball World Cup

Both are the most for any player. The U.S. has also won six of the last seven World Cup tournaments (the event was previously called the FIBA World Championship for Women). The host nation will have a boisterous crowd behind them when it faces Australia in the second semifinal. Li Meng scored 18 points and Han Xu had 12 to lead the Chinese squad.

Sports Aaron Rodgers took veiled shots at Mike McCarthy after Packers' win
Author: 0 Aaron Rodgers took veiled shots at Mike McCarthy after Packers' win

At its best the defense has been dominant, as it was this week and in the second half at Washington. In his first game since suffering cracked rib cartilage on September 16, McCoy touched the ball only eight times and gained 37 yards as part of an offensive effort from Buffalo that yielded only 145 total yards, its fewest since 2006.