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Sport As soon as I buy Arsenal, I will sack Arsene Wenger - Dangote
Author: 0 As soon as I buy Arsenal, I will sack Arsene Wenger - Dangote

Jese struggled in Paris after his move there from Real Madrid last summer, but the winger should help Stoke replace Marko Arnautovic , who became West Ham's record signing last month. 'He already has some assists since he came here, so overall maybe he is not a glamorous dribbler but the quality of his runs are very efficient. "He has started well", Wenger said of the summer arrival from Schalke.

Sport Arsenal's Gabriel Paulista joins Valencia
Author: 0 Arsenal's Gabriel Paulista joins Valencia

During his time at the club the Brazilian failed to fully establish himself as a regular at the back and was sometimes the focus of criticism aimed at Arsenal's defence. While in north London he picked up two FA Cup winners medals and two Community Shields. Gabriel sustained a serious knee injury in Arsenal's final Premier League game of last season and did not feature in pre-season.

Sport Premier League moves to close transfer window before season
Author: 0 Premier League moves to close transfer window before season

Jurgen Klopp says the transfer window should close earlier. The proposals would not affect transfers from Premier League clubs to foreign sides or vice versa, thus Diego Costa and Philippe Coutinho's desire for moves from respectively champions Chelsea to Atletico Madrid and Liverpool to Barcelona could still go ahead.

Sport Darvish rocked for 3 homers in home debut for Dodgers
Author: 0 Darvish rocked for 3 homers in home debut for Dodgers

With runners on the corners, Puig sent a full-count fastball into the gap in left-center for the game-winning two-run double as they Dodgers rallied for their 38th comeback victory of the season and MLB-best 16th sweep of the season. After that, the home team blew it open as Austin Barnes and Corey Seager each had a two-RBI single in the inning to keep the White Sox from another upset of one of baseball's best team.

Sport Powerball Jackpot climbs to $510M
Author: 0 Powerball Jackpot climbs to $510M

No one won the $432.5 million Powerball jackpot in Wednesday night's drawing. Hot Lotto - $9.53 million for Saturday's drawing, with the lottery paying the initial income tax withholding taxes on the jackpot. So, if you were lucky enough to win both, all of your problems would have quickly evaporated. Powerball is played in 42 states, Washington, D.C., and the U.S.

Sport Olivier Giroud vs Alexandre Lacazette - Comparing Arsenal's two French strikers
Author: 0 Olivier Giroud vs Alexandre Lacazette - Comparing Arsenal's two French strikers

Arsenal will not play in the UEFA Champions League this season but rather in the second tier Europa League having finished in fifth place in the Premier League table last season after conceding 44 goals in 38 games. Obviously he is going to have to score goals and goals and goals to get the crowd going, but the way he has started is very good for me. "Some of the time they will score, but most of the time they will not be doing their job".

Sport Liverpool Teenager Scores An Absolute Screamer On His Champions League Debut
Author: 0 Liverpool Teenager Scores An Absolute Screamer On His Champions League Debut

If Liverpool enter the Champions League group stage and finish third in their group, they will then enter the Europa League for the Round of 32. With 74 minutes gone the hosts got the second goal they had been threatening, Milner getting down the right and his attempted cross taking a deflection off substitute Nordtveit and looping into the far corner.

Sport Cristiano Ronaldo Pays A Heavy Price For El Clasico Red Card
Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo Pays A Heavy Price For El Clasico Red Card

However harsh the decision might have been, the Real Madrid star made things worse by pushing the referee and must sit out five games. In April, Las Palmas player Marko Livaja committed a similar offence and received a five-game ban: one for the incident which prompted his sending off and an additional four for his push on the match official.

Sport Usain Bolt Pulls Up Injured In Final Race Of His Career
Author: 0 Usain Bolt Pulls Up Injured In Final Race Of His Career

The relay bronze is Japan's first medal at the ongoing worlds in London and follows the country's silver-medal finish at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics in August past year. He would have wanted to cross the finish line. The gap did not close . Did he realize he could not win? He said: "It's cramp in his left hamstring but a lot of pain is from disappointment from losing the race".

Sport Marshawn Lynch Sits During National Anthem at Raiders' Preseason Game
Author: 0 Marshawn Lynch Sits During National Anthem at Raiders' Preseason Game

The ex-Seattle running back, who came out of retirement to sign with his hometown Raiders , sat on an orange cooler with his arms resting on his knees, while others around him stood. Kaepernick began the protests in the pre-season previous year, when he was a member of the San Francisco 49ers . Lynch was not among the players who kneeled during Kaepernick's protest last season, though he did praise the controversial quarterback for taking action during an appearance on "Conan" in September.

Sport Iran parliament increases missile funds in response to U.S. sanctions
Author: 0 Iran parliament increases missile funds in response to U.S. sanctions

A total of 240 parliamentarians out of 244 present voted for the bill. The bill allows for a boost in spending on Tehran's missile program and the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps' defense mechanism. Washington's new sanctions violate a 2015 nuclear deal with Iran both "in letter and spirit". Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi told members of parliament the government and the foreign ministry backed the bill, which he said "was designed wisely so that it does not violate the nuclear deal ...

Sport Cardinals will have 'Rally Cat' night in September against Pirates
Author: 0 Cardinals will have 'Rally Cat' night in September against Pirates

Happy Caturday! You may have already heard about the determined kitten zooming across the field during the August 9 game between the St. Louis Cardinals and Kansas City Royals. The streaking Cardinals have won seven games in a row overall and, including the contest in which Molina hit the grand slam, have captured three straight victories since the cat appeared.

Sport Ezekiel Elliott Releases Statement On Twitter Regarding His Suspension
Author: 0 Ezekiel Elliott Releases Statement On Twitter Regarding His Suspension

City Attorney's office announced previous year that no charges would be filed against Elliott because of " conflicting and inconsistent information ". Back in July, Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said there was no evidence of a domestic violence incident. Should the six-game suspension hold up, Elliott's first game back will be October 29 against the Washington Redskins .

Sport Rooney grabs victor on Everton homecoming
Author: 0 Rooney grabs victor on Everton homecoming

Everton had earlier struggled for fluidity as Ronald Koeman fielded five new signings from the outset, with Jordan Pickford comfortable in claiming a clean sheet. The Potters have won away from home just twice in 2017. That record should not inspire a lot of confidence heading into this fixture, especially if we consider that Everton have improved vastly compared to last season.

Sport London 2017: Farah fails to win 5000m gold, settles for silver
Author: 0 London 2017: Farah fails to win 5000m gold, settles for silver

Andy Butchart then raced to the front alongside Farah briefly on the penultimate lap, as Yomif Kejelcha and Edris took over at the bell. Farah still doubled Great Britain's medal tally, remaining the only GB athlete to have won any honour at the home championships.

Sport Video footage of Conor McGregor beating up and knocking down Paulie Malignaggi
Author: 0 Video footage of Conor McGregor beating up and knocking down Paulie Malignaggi

Head coaches Owen Roddy and John Kavanagh advise McGregor on boxing technique and training, and he flies in longtime movement coach Ido Portal to develop proper movements in the boxing ring. We don't think he can go past four rounds. Opening this up to a housewife in Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, someone who wouldn't normally have access to our fight? Ellerbe was hot under the collar for sure, and not just because someone turned off the air conditioning at Mayweather's gym.

Sport Huddersfield Town-Crystal Palace Preview
Author: 0 Huddersfield Town-Crystal Palace Preview

Huddersfield's first Premier League goal will go down as a Joel Ward own goal, whilst the first Huddersfield player to score in the Premier League was club record signing Steve Mounie , who bagged himself a brace. If we do that throughout the course of the season, I am sure we will be all right. But with the Terriers looking highly likely to return to the Championship despite David Wagner's canny leadership, a price of 5/6 (1.83 ) with dabblebet for Palace to beat Huddersfield ...

Sport Coutinho emails Liverpool to formally request Barcelona transfer
Author: 0 Coutinho emails Liverpool to formally request Barcelona transfer

Barcelona want Coutinho to replace Neymar following his compatriot's world-record €222 million (S$357 million) transfer to Paris Saint-Germain earlier this month. It is understood Barcelona are prepared to pay up to £110 million for Coutinho , who signed a new five-and-a-half-year contract at Liverpool in January, but FSG's statement had seemed to clear up his future.

Author: 0 Scholes: Man Utd need work to reach Real Madrid level

However, some uncertainty has remained as Los Blancos are yet to announce the new deal despite his current one set to expire in less than a year. Gracenote's computer-generated Euro Club Index is predicting that Real Madrid will finish as champions again this season, in an even closer title race.

Sport Spurs boss says Harry Kane finds his praise 'boring'
Author: 0 Spurs boss says Harry Kane finds his praise 'boring'

I don't know exactly when but I will get back up north and play some football somewhere. Building his team around England stars Harry Kane and Dele Alli and, with Christian Eriksen, Toby Alderweireld, Jan Vertonghen and Son Heung-Min all influential in their own right, Pochettino has assembled a group capable of beating any side in the country on their day.

Sport Bills trade Sammy Watkins and Ronald Derby
Author: 0 Bills trade Sammy Watkins and Ronald Derby

Despite acquiring wide receiver Sammy Watkins from the Buffalo Bills on Friday, the Los Angeles Rams reportedly don't plan on shopping wideout Tavon Austin . Last season, a broken foot, was limited to eight meetings. The Rams must think that Watkins is as healthy as he's been in his entire career. Last season, he played in 11 games but was slowed by several injuries.

Sport Spieth: I'm ready for grand slam challenge
Author: 0 Spieth: I'm ready for grand slam challenge

Ben Hogan. Gary Player. "Collectively, these moves should be a good thing for the game of golf, and I am supportive of anything that benefits our game and at any level", Nicklaus said. "Each major provides such a different set of challenges". Beyond that, the switch to May could allow some venues that weren't capable of hosting the tournament in August to now be in the mix - particularly in states such as Texas, which hasn't hosted a major since 1969, or Florida, whose last major was the ...

Sport Seb Larsson set to join Championship side Hull City
Author: 0 Seb Larsson set to join Championship side Hull City

Larsson has spent the last six seasons at the Stadium of Light, racking up over two hundred appearances in all competitions, scoring fourteen goals. And news of a potential deal for the Sweden worldwide has stimulated quite the response from Hull supporters on Twitter, with some thrilled at the news, yet some are frustrated by the possibility of another free transfer...

Author: 0 Real Madrid defeat Manchester United 2-1 to clinch European Super Cup

Man United manager Mourinho said that he was happy with the way the side played. United need him at his best....quickly. Real Madrid counterpart Zidane was proud of his players' efforts, saying they "never get exhausted of winning" having continued their remarkable run of success under his tutelage.

Sport Carlos Vela : Sociedad's player headed to MLS
Author: 0 Carlos Vela : Sociedad's player headed to MLS

The Mexico worldwide joins from Real Sociedad of Spain's La Liga, where he will remain through 2018. LAFC named former USA national team and Swansea boss Bob Bradley as head coach July 27. He also scored his most recent goal against the US, in June's World Cup qualifier in Mexico City. The Mexican worldwide has represent his national side on no fewer than 58 occasions, scoring 17 goals and creating a further eight for his teammates, helping them to win two CONCACAF Gold Cups (2009 and ...

Sport Bouchard blocked in the first round in simple
Author: 0 Bouchard blocked in the first round in simple

Bouchard , who made a name for herself when she reached the Wimbledon final in 2014 after two straight Grand Slam semifinal appearances, has failed to make it past the second round in five straight tournaments. Some days I feel like I'm better at dealing with it than others. That would be the worst thing I could do. I really want to go out and go for it, not hold back or let nerves or pressure dictate the way I play.

Sport US District Court Judge Dismisses Nutt Lawsuit Against Ole Miss
Author: 0 US District Court Judge Dismisses Nutt Lawsuit Against Ole Miss

Houston Nutt's lawsuit against Ole Miss was dismissed Wednesday by a federal court, but the dispute might not be over. "In response to the instance motion, the plaintiff concedes that the defendants" argument is meritorious and asserts "it is agreed that this court lacks subject matter jurisdiction'".

Sport New offer to Leicester City for Riyad Mahrez
Author: 0 New offer to Leicester City for Riyad Mahrez

Leicester City travel to north London to face Arsenal on Friday and with the injury problems that the Foxes face in midfield, Mahrez will likely feature for Leicester at the Emirates Stadium, according to Sky Sports . "But what I've seen from him is a focused and professional attitude - as long as I see that he will be considered". This news will come as a major boost to Wenger as Arsenal will now face less competition for Mahrez if the boss decides to give up on Lemar and focus his ...

Sport Bill Belichick's connection to the late Dick MacPherson
Author: 0 Bill Belichick's connection to the late Dick MacPherson

Syracuse Athletics Coach MacPherson led the Orange football team for almost a decade in the 1980's. MacPherson, who played college football at Springfield College, also led the Minutemen to four Yankee Conference championships (1971, 1972, 1974 and 1977) during his seven seasons at the helm of the program.

Sport Alexis Sanchez wanted at PSG by Neymar, Dani Alves
Author: 0 Alexis Sanchez wanted at PSG by Neymar, Dani Alves

Arsene Wenger says he has convinced David Ospina to stay at the club this summer despite interest in him. Alexis Sanchez may well be waving goodbye to the Arsenal fans, and the Premier League The Chilean striker was not named in the squad for the Community Shield victory against Chelsea Could Alexis Sanchez be linking up with Neymar at Paris Saint-Germain this summer? Sanchez has yet to appear for Arsenal this summer, following his Confederations Cup participation and an extended ...

Sport Wenger:
Author: 0 Wenger: "No Sanchez Offers"

He will certainly miss Friday's opener at home to Leicester City while Wenger confirmed he is also likely to sit out the trip to Stoke City a week later. It can happen in pre-season and anyway, I don't think I would have included him on Friday night. "Yes", Wenger said in July, as quoted by The Daily Telegraph .

Sport Boston Red Sox Win Behind A Cy Young Performance By Chris Sale
Author: 0 Boston Red Sox Win Behind A Cy Young Performance By Chris Sale

They've now won seven games in a row. The last time we saw Sale take the mound he was getting pounded for seven earned runs by the Cleveland Indians at Fenway Park, leaving us to wonder if Hell had frozen over. After Austin Jackson tied it with a two-out bloop RBI single, Gomes connected on the first pitch from Holland (2-3), driving it into the seats in center field to touch off a wild celebration in Progressive Field.