• Manchester United Can't Be Too Reliant On Romelu Lukaku For Goals
Manchester United Can't Be Too Reliant On Romelu Lukaku For Goals

The 21-year-old got his season off to a brilliant start against West Ham after becoming the first United player in nine years to score and assist a Premier League goal as a substitute. Striker Romelu Lukaku , defender Victor Lindelof and defensive midfielder Nemanja Matic have so far joined United this summer. "The French language ...

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  • Trump follows Barcelona response with discredited story of pig's blood executions
Trump follows Barcelona response with discredited story of pig's blood executions

President Trump on Thursday appeared to imply the way to stop Islamic-related extremism is to shoot terrorists with bullets coated in pigs' blood. But the outburst solidified his support among the United States far right, and did nothing to impede his victory in the Republican primaries and then the election last November.

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  • Tottenham Hotspur target Antonio Candreva set to join Chelsea
Tottenham Hotspur target Antonio Candreva set to join Chelsea

Rio de Janeiro, Aug 19 (IANS) Diego Costa says Chelsea are obliged to make an immediate decision about his future amid an ongoing impasse between the Spain striker and the London club. The player has so far refused to return from Brazil to train with the Stamford Bridge squad, basing it on "a lack of respect" shown to him putting him with the youth...

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  • Chris Wood: Burnley close to signing Leeds United striker for £15m
Chris Wood: Burnley close to signing Leeds United striker for £15m

Burnley are looking to bolster their striking options since the departure of Andre Gray and have pinpointed the Leeds striker as the ideal replacement. Chris Wood was the top scorer in the Championship last season with 27 goals. And while Wood had a remarkable, glorious season past year for Leeds, he might struggle to score in the Premier League o...

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  • Animal shelters to participate in 'Clear the Shelters' adoption event Saturday
Animal shelters to participate in 'Clear the Shelters' adoption event Saturday

Rescue animals are usually no different from animals you'd get from any other source - with the exception of, with every animal rescued you save two lives. Newscasters will be present at several shelters to celebrate with families and their new pets. Last year , Shelby says, the Fort Worth shelter was filled to capacity again only three days after...

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  • Paul Pogba: Why I feel better with Nemanja Matic in the team
Paul Pogba: Why I feel better with Nemanja Matic in the team

He said to Sky Sports when asked if United were the biggest club he's ever played for: "Definitely, everyone knows what Manchester United is about". For me it wasn't hard because I had very good team-mates that helped and were always looking after me. When you play football you're playing to win, not to be second or third.

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  • Jose Mourinho backs Manchester United striker Anthony Martial to improve this season
Jose Mourinho backs Manchester United striker Anthony Martial to improve this season

With an impressive 4-0 victory over West Ham United which witnessed newbie Romelu Lukaku striking a brace, the Red Devils now travelled to Liberty Stadium to lock horns against Swansea City . "My question is, how many clubs in the world are powerful enough to buy the best players in the Premier League? ". Several English top-flight clubs ...

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  • Mets trade Granderson to Dodgers
Mets trade Granderson to Dodgers

The Los Angeles Dodgers have acquired outfielder Curtis Granderson and cash from the New York Mets for a player to be named later or cash. The three-time All-Star (2009, '11, '12) and 2011 Silver Slugger. Granderson was rumored to be drawing interest from teams earlier in the week, and found a landing place after slashing.256/.360/.721 since th...

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  • Dangote wants to buy Arsenal, sack Wenger
Dangote wants to buy Arsenal, sack Wenger

Jese failed to make an impact at PSG, scoring just once in Ligue 1 before a temporary switch to Las Palmas during the January transfer window. Arsene Wenger's side kicked off the Premier League campaign in exciting, if not entirely convincing, fashion against Leicester City , coming from behind to register a 4-3 victory thanks to a late Oliv...

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  • Three CEOs resign from Trump council over Charlottesville
Three CEOs resign from Trump council over Charlottesville

The son of a janitor, Frazier joined Merck as general counsel of one of the drugmaker's subsidiaries in 1992, working his way up to CEO of the company in 2011. Frazier is not the first executive to resign from advisory councils serving Trump. Promoting American manufacturing should not be a political issue.

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  • Armour takes lead with career best round
Armour takes lead with career best round

Kiwi golfer Tim Wilkinson is in a tie for third after the first round of the Wyndham Championship on the PGA Tour. He added six more on the round, including four on his first six holes of the home nine. Every posted a 29 on the front side before finishing with two birdies on the last four holes for the best mark among golfers with morning tee tim...

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  • List of Records on MS Dhoni's Target in Sri Lanka Series
List of Records on MS Dhoni's Target in Sri Lanka Series

Here are the five points that could impact this series. Yet, global cricket is a different ballgame than a domestic T20 league. Even though "men in blue" reached the finals of ICC Champions Trophy, the team looked bereft of ideas and lethargic.

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  • Konta enters Cincinnati Open qtrs
Konta enters Cincinnati Open qtrs

When Halep reached double match point serving at 5-3, it appeared that the second seed was headed for a surprisingly swift victory. After play resumed, Keys got ahead 6-5 and was serving for the match at 40-15 but hit a couple of balls into the net.

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  • Scherzer scratched with sore neck; Nationals turn to Grace
Scherzer scratched with sore neck; Nationals turn to Grace

Scherzer was scratched due a reoccurring neck issue. But he won his two starts after that, going seven innings in each outing. Scherzer leads the National League (NL) in strikeouts (220) and batting average against for a starter (.171).

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  • Kyrgios rips Nadal to reach Cincinnati semis
Kyrgios rips Nadal to reach Cincinnati semis

The young contender blew a chance to close the match while serving at 5-4 in the second set when Nadal broke him. "It's obvious that was an important start for me, a good one, Now I have another opportunity tomorrow to go on court and play." said Nadal after the victory.

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  • Red Sox Starter Drew Pomeranz Leaves Game Early With Injury
Red Sox Starter Drew Pomeranz Leaves Game Early With Injury

And right now, with Aroldis Chapman more of a mess than ever, it seems, the bullpen sure can't be called an advantage. Before the game, NY manager Joe Girardi said Aroldis Chapman, who has been bothered by a hamstring problem and poor pitching, was still his closer.

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  • Antonio Conte To Resist Belgium Call Up For Eden Hazard
Antonio Conte To Resist Belgium Call Up For Eden Hazard

However, it is unlikely either of them will play any part in the match against Tottenham at Wembley on Sunday which is live on Sky Sports Premier League . "Last season we struggled a lot but we worked well". The Blues ran out to an emphatic 8-0 win - though it was against a team made up of reserve players and mostly teenagers at that.

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  • Barcelona agree £90m fee with Borussia Dortmund for Ousmane Dembele?
Barcelona agree £90m fee with Borussia Dortmund for Ousmane Dembele?

Dembele joined Dortmund from Rennes in July 2016 and made 32 appearances in the Bundesliga, scoring six times. Dembele is hoping to link up with Lionel Messi and Co at the Nou Camp - and has even left his Germany home to get the ball rolling.

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  • How will the promoted teams cope in the Premier League?
How will the promoted teams cope in the Premier League?

The Chelsea boss also insisted that Tottenham not winning the title or qualifying for the Champions League is "not a tragedy". While the Blues are facing a number of issues - including Diego Costa's unrest, Conte's unease at the size of his squad and a shock opening weekend home defeat to Burnley - Pochettino knows they are still a majo...

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  • Baltimore Ravens sign center Jeremy Zuttah to two-year, $4M deal
Baltimore Ravens sign center Jeremy Zuttah to two-year, $4M deal

Baltimore has added some depth to an offensive line that now has multiple starters out with injuries and they managed to do it without spending too much money. Zuttah, 31, returned to action for training camp but struggled to win a job over centers Daniel Kilgore and Tim Barnes. "You have to take circumstances as you get them", head coach John Ha...

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