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Olivier Giroud says the trust of Arsene Wenger validates Arsenal stay


Ramsey played 90 minutes as the Dragons suffered a 2-0 defeat against France in Paris , but the Arsenal star has since pulled out of the group ahead of the game in Cardiff. Ramsey has been a key player for Arsenal this season scoring three times in 10 Premier League appearances. That striker gives the Arsenal striker 29 global goals and puts him 7th on the all-time list for France , just one behind his boyhood hero Jean-Pierre Papin, whose tally of 30 Giroud was hoping to match ... Read More »

Quinn Nordin talks back to Jim Harbaugh after missed field goal


Their bowl hopes were all but dashed and the remaining schedule promised a string of games like their discouraging 35-10 loss to MI on a gloomy late Saturday afternoon at Maryland Stadium. Trailing 14-0, Maryland tried a fake punt from its own 30. In the second half, Maryland scored on a 20-yard field goal by Henry Darmstadter and a 10-yard pass from Brand to Jacobs. Read More »

Lukaku: 'Ibrahimovic return will revive our title hopes'


However, Lukaku hasn't found the back of the net in the league since a 4-0 victory over Crystal Palace in September. During that time, United have lost their first and second games in the Premier League this season and fallen eight points off City at the top, despite holding onto second place. Read More »

Atlanta Braves hire Alex Anthopoulos as next general manager

The official announcement is expected to come sometime during the MLB GM meetings, which begin on Monday. Special assistant and global scouting supervisor Gordon Blakeley was also forced to resign along with Coppolella on October 2. Sherman reports that Hart prefers Anthopoulos for the GM job, while club vice chairman John Schuerholz is thought to prefer former Cubs GM Jim Hendry. Read More »

League victor Liam Miller, 36, fighting cancer


The 36-year-old spent two years at Old Trafford having been signed by Sir Alex Ferguson back in 2004, playing 22 games in all competitions for the Red Devils. Miller then went on to play for Leeds United, Sunderland , Q.P.R., Hibernians, Perth Glory, Brisbane Roar and Melbourne City. His former Hibs team-mate McManus also claimed that he is undergoing chemotherapy. Read More »

John O'Shea on Repbulic of Ireland v Denmark play-off


The two sides will now reconvene at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin on Tuesday where Denmark will know that a score draw in 90 minutes will see them through to Russian Federation on the away goals rule. It was a fantastic victory that rounded off a campaign in which Martin O'Neill's men were almost undone by their penchant for draws: although the Irish only lost one of their 10 games, a 1-0 home defeat by group winners Serbia, ties with Wales, Austria, Georgia and Serbia almost knocked them out ... Read More »

Sadio Mane Suffers Hamstring Injury Against South Africa, Returns to Liverpool


The Reds forward sustained the injury during the previous worldwide break and was expected to be sidelined for up to four weeks. The Senegalese FA issued a statement regarding the matter on Sunday, citing "an old injury" as the reason for his early departure from the squad, after he starred in their triumphant 2-0 victory over South Africa on Friday, securing their place at the World Cup Finals for the first time since 2002. Read More »

Martellus Bennett is active for the Patriots for Sunday Night Football


Bennett said in a lengthy post Friday on Instagram that the Packers examined his shoulder when he signed as a free agent in March and cleared him. A lot of people were actually surprised when Bennett received the green light to play on Sunday because many thought he was going to sit out a few games to let his shoulder injury heal. Read More »

Trouble in paradise? Neymar and PSG love affair on downward spiral


Speaking on the issue whilst on global duty, Neymar said: "I'm very well in Paris, I'm happy". If the former Barcelona man is proving too big for Ligue 1 or is it Unai Emery who is finding it excruciatingly hard to handle the mountainous player egos in PSG dressing room? I'm a player that likes to give everything on the pitch. Read More »

Bucs snap losing streak with 15-10 win over Jets


On the Bucs' next possession, punt returner Bernard Reedy would nearly make it to the house, but settle for a nice 44-yard return, setting Tampa Bay up at midfield. ABOUT THE JETS (4-5): Jordan Jenkins put forth a strong performance against the Bills, recording a pair of sacks - including one that forced a fumble. Read More »

Patriots cruise to 41-16 win over Broncos


Brady finished Week 10 with 11.76 Passing Net Expected Points, per numberFire live. The Denver Broncos don't have the greatest situation at quarterback and on the offensive line, but a well-coached team would not be playing as poorly as they are with the talent they have on defense and at the skill positions offensively. Read More »

Bills-Saints in NFL Week 10


The Saints lost their first two games this season but have been relentless since and comfortably lead the NFC South, with a new and improved defence and ground game to the fore. Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater, out injured since the start of last season, was visibly emotional on the sideline as he returned to back up Case Keenum, who threw touchdowns to Stefon Diggs, Adam Thielen and David Morgan in a 38-30 win over the Washington Redskins. Read More »

Texans wide receiver Will Fuller out with ribs injury vs. Rams


The Rams were so far ahead in Week 9 that they let their starting QB rest for most of the fourth quarter in the win over the Giants. He would finish a solid day of work, going 25 of 37 for 355 and three touchdowns . On the ensuing Texans possession, Savage once again fumbled and the Rams recovered deep in Houston territory. Goff found Woods again for the former USC Trojans receiver's second touchdown of the game. Read More »

Boston Red Sox: Three Reasons they must trade for Giancarlo Stanton


Of course, any deal involving Stanton involves two key issues: the massive amount of money still owed to him, and his full no-trade rights, which allow him to accept or veto any trade the Marlins are able to hammer out. While Stanton hit.281 with a whopping 59 home runs and 132 RBI past year, Heyman notes that the Red Sox may prefer to sign someone like free agent outfielder J.D. Read More »

Jaguars beat Chargers in overtime


Hunter Henry caught 1-of-2 targets for seven yards in the Chargers' Week 10 loss to the Jaguars. On their two possessions in the final stages of the matchup, and despite an interception on his first game-tying drive attempt, Jaguars QB Blake Bortles successfully led Jacksonville to a game-tying field goal on his second drive under the two-minute warning to push the game to overtime. Read More »

Steelers CB Joe Haden could miss just three weeks


The two-time Super Bowl champion methodically marched the Steelers 70 yards in the final 3 minutes, 10 seconds to give Pittsburgh its only lead. Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger finished with 236 passing yards and two passing touchdowns. Read More »

The Women's Ashes: Only Test Day 4 Report


Moeen's presence in the team will be welcome given the tourists are already missing one key all-rounder in Ben Stokes . "It would be great if we could have some hundreds, that's for sure", Bayliss said. "We've got some good intel and knowledge on what we want to do and I'll pass that on to our bowlers". That's definitely what we will need throughout this Test series. Read More »

Some Eastern Shore residents participate in nation-wide National Football League boycott

Only a handful of NFL players, far fewer than in recent weeks, protested during the national anthem before Sunday's early games as the league celebrated Veterans Day weekend by honoring the military. Former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick began the protest movement last season. At the Tennessee Titans game receiver Rishard Matthews walked onto the field holding hands with soldiers and stood with teammates for the anthem for the first time since President Donald Trump criticized ... Read More »

Matt Kenseth breaks down in rare emotional interview after NASCAR win


After Stage 2: Denny Hamlin got more good luck as Kyle Larson , who won Stage 1 and had the strongest auto Sunday, suffered his fourth consecutive DNF when his engine expired. Hamlin erased all of Keselowski's points lead following the second stage. In total, Toyotas held the top five spots at the end of Stage 2 . Matt Kenseth: Kenseth hadn't won in 51 races, and his career won't continue after this season for lack of a ride, even though he has said he would like to. Read More »

Washington Redskins receiver makes leaping 1-handed catch for touchdown


Thielen had eight catches, one for a touchdown as Keenum touchdown passes went to four different players. However, the Vikings are 6-2 and have a great chance to win the NFC North. Sunday, Adam Thielen and Stefon Diggs produced big numbers and the Vikings' defense held just often enough. However, they are going to continue to let backup QB Case Keenum run the offense in Week 10 against Washington. Read More »

Roger Goodell Seeking $50M Salary, Private Jet for Life in New Contract

Goodell's current salary is around $30 million per year, though he has the potential to earn more with bonuses. " That number for Roger just seems too much ", one owner told the website. Specifically, Jones is worth $5.6 billion and has seen himself accrue this worth primarily during Goodell's tenure as NFL Commissioner. It doesn't seem that Goodell is going to walk away willingly either. Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo Announces Birth of Daughter


Both Geo and Alana are doing great! Ronaldo was able to be there during the whole birth thanks to the fact that Fernando Santos, Portugal coach, had given him permission to miss global duty with Portugal. Ronaldo made his relationship with Rodriguez public previous year, and she announced her pregnancy weeks after the twins were born. He told Hello: "I can't wait to be a dad again. Read More »

Browns LB Jamie Collins ruled out with right knee injury


Before the injury, Kizer completed 15 of 24 passes for 178 yards with one touchdown and no interceptions. The second-year veteran last played on October 22, replacing Kizer early in the third quarter of Cleveland's 12-9 overtime loss to the Tennessee Titans. Read More »

Michael O'Neill: Northern Ireland run an 'amazing achievement'


Switzerland began the second half much like they ended the first and crafted a chance with 60 seconds - Zuber taking too long and seeing his eventual shot blocked after Stephan Lichtsteiner picked him out in space at the back post. Northern Ireland were outplayed - and you can't help but feel this tie is done before Sunday's second leg in Basel - but they were mightily unfortunate to find themselves on the wrong end of one of the most ludicrous refereeing decisions you'll ever see. Read More »

Arsenal considering Wilfried Zaha as Alexis Sanchez's replacement


Palace will be desperate to keep hold of Zaha as they bid to remain in the Premier League but the tricky winger would likely seek a move away from the south east London club should they be relegated. Nevertheless, though the 25-year-old hasn't showed any signs of desire to leave Selhurst Park, a move up north might end up being an upgrade, especially with Sanchez's situation looking rather hopeless. Read More »