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Roberto Firmino and Eden Hazard make Ballon d'Or shortlist

Defender Fabio Cannavaro was victorious in 2006, while Ronaldinho, Andriy Shevchenko and Pavel Nedved were successful in 2005, 2004 and 2003 respectively. Manch...


Red Sox pitcher David Price gets Bronx cheer from Yankee Stadium crowd

It was the second time this year that he had a two-homer, four-RBI game against the Red Sox . Sanchez also had a solo shot in the second inning to give NY a ...


England manager Gareth Southgate agrees new deal with FA

That was further underlined in Southgate's latest squad announcement on Thursday, which saw him call up Mason Mount, Jadon Sancho , James Maddison and Nathan...


Van Dijk's verdict on penalty and City stalemate

The Algeria worldwide and Gabriel Jesus had stepped up to take the penalty, before Guardiola sent Benjamin Mendy to give Mahrez the duties. Speaking abo...


What Jose Mourinho Shouted At Tv Cameras Following United Comeback

Manchester United's Chilean striker Alexis Sanchez celebrates after scoring the team's third goal during the English Premier League football match between M...


Manchester City are scared of Liverpool, and so they should be

Against Guardiola, Klopp tends to demand a faster, more direct approach to try to exploit City's high defensive line. But come Sunday , they can count on the...


Mourinho organises Manchester United press conference for 8AM

Scholes ripped into our manager saying that he was surprised Mourinho was still in charge of Manchester United . Many players avoided the post-match mixed zo...


Teenager Shaw's debut ton puts India on top

The opposition attack was far from threatening but due credit must be given to Shaw, who batted like a seasoned campaigner in his first match for India . With ...


Fan hits Yanks' Giancarlo Stanton with his own HR ball

NY tied the record Friday night with four homers in an 11-6 win over the Red Sox. It was Torres' 24th home run of the season, which sailed over the head of Blak...


One and not done: Brews-Cubs, Rockies-Dodgers in tiebreakers

Freeland will take the mound in the winner-take-all game at Wrigley Field hoping to extend the Rockies' season. The Milwaukee Brewers and Chicago Cubs a...


Messi: The Champions League is the icing on the cake

The double strike against Spurs took his all-time Champions League goal tally to 108 - just 13 behind Cristiano Ronaldo - and he has now scored a remarkable...


Napoli coach Carlo Ancelotti unhappy with ref for Liverpool clash

After a frustrating few years, the good times are certainly back for Sturridge. Sturridge's decision to make the temporary switch to West Brom saw him miss ou...


Dodgers are NL West champions

The soft-spoken 24-year-old from Lexington, Kentucky, has been so steady of late that manager Dave Roberts had no qualms about giving Buehler the ball for the ...


Paul Scholes - Jose Mourinho 'embarrasing' for Manchester United

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho called for his players to play for "the crest" before their Champions League stalemate with Valencia . United's r...


Tottenham's big guns missing for visit of Barcelona

So the North London giants will be heading into Wembley's crunch Champions League clash with Barca on Wednesday with renewed confidence. "He's set the sta...


Matic: Man Utd don't need crisis talks; leaders do it on pitch

We will see tomorrow. That decision to abstain from the match last Tuesday was the reason why he did not feature at the London Stadium on Saturday afternoon...


How to Watch Rockies vs. Cubs

The Cubs and Rockies split their games this season at 3-3, while their last game against each other came in May. The Rockies played extremely well down th...


Earl Thomas Carted Off the Field With Leg Injury

While it seemed like the Seahawks came close to trading him to Dallas this off-season, no deal was completed and Thomas ended his holdout to return to the...


Le'Veon Bell To Report To Steelers Week 7

When a player of Le'Veon Bell's talent hits the trade market, any National Football League team would be irresponsible not to pick up the phone and see what i...


Shaw slams 'horrendous' and 'awful' Manchester United

The manager isn't on the pitch, is he? "To play him as a second striker and trying just to cover the area of [Declan] Rice would be much easier for him and at t...


Barcelona coach Valverde defends benching Messi for Bilbao draw

But Suarez insists they should not have to be bailed out by Messi all the time , as Barca avoided suffering a second successive La Liga defeat after a midwee...


Hazard's late golazo knocks out Liverpool

Liverpool looked set to grab the lead less than a minute into the second half when Sturridge latched on to a poor attempt at a backpass by Andreas Christensen...


Ramsey poised to leave Arsenal after club withdraw contract offer

Andre Gray had a good opportunity to find the breakthrough for the visitors 20 minutes before time after going through on goal and instead of rounding Leno, he ...


EPL: Arsenal's Emery speaks on starting Welbeck ahead of Lacazette, Aubameyang

And following the 3-1 win, it prompted Arsenal fans to make a sly dig at Alexis Sanchez. Emery said he was "very happy" with Welbeck when asked if he wa...


Marcus Rashford slammed by Jose Mourinho for incident after Young Boys win

Mourinho's punishment was swift and brutal, especially as Pogba was later seen on social networks laughing while United were eliminated from the Carabao C...


Timberwolves' Asking Price for Jimmy Butler Is Too High

Earlier this week, the New York Times' Marc Stein reported that Butler and his agent, Bernie Lee, told Wolves ownership that Miami is his preferred landing ...


Watch Djokovic's priceless reaction after hitting Federer with a forehand

World number two Roger Federer says he is mulling a return to the European clay-court season in 2019 following a two-year absence. "Yeah, I have always felt p...


Mignolet to start against Chelsea on Wednesday

I would love them to play a strong side, I hope he does, and go through and all that, and Wolves should be playing strong sides". So, why should I give any (a...


Wolves Owner Glen Taylor Ready to Trade Jimmy Butler Himself if Necessary

With the clock ticking on Butler's tenure in Minnesota in the wake of ESPN's report of Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor seeking a resolution amid this week'...


Jose Mourinho 'blasted Paul Pogba in dressing room after Wolves draw'

Pogba believes Alexis is still adjusting to a different style of football under Mourinho compared to his former-manager Arlene Wenger. "The Portuguese ...


Ronaldo, Messi to miss FIFA The Best awards

Check out the best tweets and make up your own mind . Gareth Bale , Lionel Messi , Cristiano Ronaldo , Mohamed Salah, Benjamin Pavard, Ricardo Quaresma, De...


Tiger Woods returns to Tour Championship with share of lead

On five under after the first-round 65 of the Tour Championship, the 14-time major-winner is alongside Rickie Fowler , another star in the United States team w...


49ers fear Garoppolo has a torn ACL

The 49ers (1-2) visit the Los Angeles Chargers (1-2) this Sunday at 3:25 p.m. Rather than go for it on fourth down at the Kansas City 25, Shanahan elected...


Jimmy Butler isn’t worth the price for the Toronto Raptors

Butler put in a trade request from the Minnesota Timberwolves after holding showdown talks with Tom Thibodeau earlier this week. This past season, Butle...


Tiger Woods & Girlfriend Erica Herman Kiss After His 2018 Tour Championship Win

The other big victor was world No 1 Justin Rose , who needed to birdie the par five 18th hole to win the $10 million bonus for the FedEx Cup - and gutsily mana...


Lions Were Close To Trade With Patriots For Rob Gronkowski

The two were atop the Patriots receptions, receiving yards, and receiving touchdowns list past year, combining for 134 catches, 2,166 yards, and 15 touchdowns...


Yarmolenko mocked by West Ham team-mates after missed sitter v Chelsea

Less if you include the global breaks. "It is true that in the last four years, we haven't done it well in the season after winning [the Premier League] title"....


Former Barcelona star Luis Garcia believes Real Madrid are fine without Ronaldo

The case will be dealt with by the UEFA Control's Ethics and Disciplinary Body next Friday, Sept. 27. Cristiano Ronaldo enjoyed terrific football last sea...


Vigil honors star golfer from Spain who was killed in Iowa

The suspect, Collin Daniel Richards, was charged with first-degree murder and appeared in court on Tuesday. Richards is charged with murder and being held o...


How West Ham United could line up against Chelsea

Arnautovic is too crucial to West Ham's game plan to allow him to miss a game unless he is completely unfit to play. Pep Guardiola's men were taking all bef...