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Atletico Defeat Liverpool To Clinch Audi Cup

Liverpool had won five and drawn one in their summer warm-up fixtures prior to the midweek encounter at the Allianz Arena , but suffered defeat when Jordan Henderson was the only player to miss in the shootout. Danny Ward produced a reaction stop to keep out Angel Correa 's initial strike and tip it onto the bar, but when none of his teammates cleared the rebound, Bare pounced and nodded it over the line. Read More »

Manchester United vs. Sampdoria


Both sides have lost once in their respective schedules this summer, although United's 1-0 defeat to Barcelona in the United States stands out a little more than Sampdoria's defeat to Hellas Verona on Saturday. Sampdoria will likely be settling for a mid-table finish in Serie A this term as they enter their 6th consecutive season in the top flight. But Matic had already left a lasting impression on the United supporters in attendance at the Aviva Stadium by that point with one fan, ... Read More »

Seattle Library giving out free solar eclipse viewing glasses


Did you know that a total solar eclipse will be visible in parts of the United States on Monday, August 21st, 2017? Some glasses purchased on Amazon, for example, might be counterfeit . The rays from the sun can be extremely damaging to the eyes, so be safe and get your eclipse glasses at the party. Southwestern Community College physics instructor Matt Cass will give an eclipse talk at 7 p.m. Read More »

Serena Williams Is Convinced She's Having a Girl


Tennis legend Serena Williams is in the last few months of her pregnancy , expecting her first child with fiancé Alexis Ohanian (a.k.a. the guy who co-founded Reddit). Ohanian went on to sweetly describe the reinforced gratitude Williams' pregnancy has given him for the women in his life. I was so ignorant when we first met, I'd never even watched a match on television. Read More »

Tigers hold on to beat Yankees


Todd Frazier delivered a two-run single and Aaron Judge hit his major-league-leading 34th homer as the Yankees improved to 12-6 since the All-Star break and won for the seventh time in eight games. Hicks had not played for the Tigers since June 27. NOTES: Detroit GM Al Avila said he was in contact with the Chicago Cubs for about six to eight weeks before trading LHP Justin Wilson and C Alex Avila to Chicago. Read More »

Dani Alves denies tapping up Neymar over PSG move


But Alves, who signed from Juventus on a free transfer earlier this month, netted a 51st-minute equaliser from a brilliant 35-yard free-kick. This goal, which contributed to a 2-1 win for the Parisians, will now surely have PSG fans licking their lips ahead of the new season. Read More »

Texans add two veteran free agents to roster


He received a four-year, $22 million contract after playing four seasons with the Chargers . Gilchrist signed with the Jets as a free agent in March 2015, going on to set a new career high in tackles in his first year with the team, finishing with 82, to go along with seven passes defended and three interceptions. Read More »

Texans WR Will Fuller Breaks Collarbone at Practice


Developing a suitable second threat for Hopkins has been one of O'Brien's major challenges since arriving in Houston . "He's a really good route runner; comes to work every day". Despite those struggles, the Texans won the AFC South and eliminated the Oakland Raiders in the wild card round of the AFC Playoffs, with a loss to eventual Super Bowl LI champion New England in the divisional round ending Houston's season. Read More »

Dolphins running back Jay Ajayi diagnosed with concussion


Safety Reshad Jones was placed on the non-football injury list at the start of camp after tweaking his calf while working out on his own during his time off between spring work and training camp. The 6-foot, 223-pound Ajayi led the Dolphins last season with 1,272 rushing yards and eight touchdowns in 15 games to earn his first Pro Bowl selection. Read More »

Allen Iverson Suspended 1 Game By Ice Cube For BIG3 No-Show


Iverson has apologized, but not explained himself. "I have spoke with Ice Cube directly regarding the details of my absence". When he and Iverson finally did connect after the debacle, the two "talked about holding up the legitimacy of the league", according to Ice Cube. Read More »

Stan Wawrinka To Miss Canada And Cincinnati Due To Knee


There was no indication at this stage that his participation in the US Open is in doubt, with the Swiss looking to defend the title he won in 2016. With Nadal and Federer hoarding the top titles, Wawrinka also now sits fourth in the year-to-date standings despite his inconsistencies. Read More »

Rory McIlroy will reportedly have 'best friend' on bag in Akron, Charlotte


Fitzgerald earlier this week. McIlroy also credited Fitzgerald that week for helping turning his opening 18 holes around after a sluggish start. I felt it was the right decision. McIlroy is hoping two successful weeks could make it hard for his friend to give up the loop. Rory McIlroy will have friend Harry Diamond on the bag this week and for the US PGA Championship . Read More »

Arsene Wenger sends message to Arsenal fans about remaining transfers

I think we have more players ready going into the competition. Having started only 16 Premier League games last season, Conte thinks that Chamberlain would be the ideal signing to increase the competition between his current wing-backs Marcos Alonso and Victor Moses, and potentially replace Moses as the season goes on. Read More »

Neymar given permission to leave club, announce Barcelona amidst PSG transfer rumours

PSG are expected to meet the full cost of Neymar's €222 million release clause to force Barca into a sale, an outlay that dwarfs that which brought the French midfielder to Old Trafford. "Before the morning session began, Neymar Jr. informed those present of his wish to leave the Club and was therefore given permission to miss training and resolve his future". Read More »

Steph Curry, Warriors star, 'realistic' about chances at golf tourney


In Curry's case, the Warriors have his Bird rights so they can go over the cap and over the tax line to keep him, and they did inking him to the largest contract in National Basketball Association history at five-years, $201 million. He will play alongside Stephan Jaeger , the defending champion who shot a record 12-under-par round of 58 previous year, and Sam Ryder , one of the tournament favourites who won only last week. Read More »

Sergio Ramos: I hope Neymar leaves Barcelona


I hope [he leaves]. Asked about Neymar's future after the game, Madrid captain Ramos said: "I do not know, everyone is free to choose their future. At the moment, Barcelona are demanding that Neymar deposits the full €222million with La Liga to officially activate his release clause but PSG are not keen to pay the full amount up front as it will incur additional tax costs. Read More »

Raiders RB Marshawn Lynch teams up with Macklemore to mock Patriots


Either that, or he heard Macklemore's pitch for his new music video and chose to play along. Macklemore is using Marshawn Lynch to fire shots at Tom Brady - with ball deflating jokes and a jersey theft. The new visual stars Mitchell Savitsky and Dre'moni Watts playing Macklemore and Yachty's mini-me's, and it was directed by Jason Koenig and Macklemore himself, who just survived a vehicle accident with an alleged drunk driver yesterday (Aug. Read More »

Multiple complaints about anti-abortion billboards rejected by ASA


Northern Ireland is the only part of the United Kingdom where terminations remained banned after the 1967 Abortion Act was introduced in Great Britain. It also noted the views of numerous complainants that the claim was presented as an absolute, objective claim and therefore would be understood by readers of the ad to be a precise figure rather than an estimate. Read More »

Sterling Shepard carted off; Giants say it's a rolled ankle


Shepard went to the sideline, tried to put weight on his leg and appeared to be in considerable pain. Shepard's condition will be updated after the Giants conclude practice. As a rookie last season, Shepard turned heads. Wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr . came over to check on the situation. The second-year wideout, expected to start this season as part of a formidable NY receiving corps with Odell Beckham Jr. Read More »

Record interest in Netherlands-England semi-final


Boss Mark Sampson will be forced to make at least two changes ahead of the Dutch clash as influential midfielder Jill Scott has ben ruled out through suspension. "Of course it's very special, I know most of the players, but for now we're playing for our own countries and I'm from the Netherlands and I really want to beat them". Read More »

Steph Curry Says He Wasn't Mocking Lebron In Wedding Video


The Golden State Warriors star guard was filmed mocking James' workout videos during Harrison Barnes' wedding Saturday, but Curry wants to set the record straight. "Obviously, that's a separate side story to their relationship, but neither of us was trying to clown him". "Curry said he did not reach out to LeBron to explain because he felt like it was unnecessary". Read More »

Phillies say Pete Rose won't attend Alumni Weekend events


The honor was fan voted and usually involves a pre-game ceremony and the unveiling of a plaque in Ashburn Alley in center field. Joe Conklin has also announced that the Philly Sports Roast of Pete Rose will be canceled following the latest accusations. Read More »