• Alexis Starts - Arsenal's Strongest Possible 3-4-2-1 XI vs Liverpool
Alexis Starts - Arsenal's Strongest Possible 3-4-2-1 XI vs Liverpool

One FA Cup final doesn't make a solution, just like why Per Mertesacker isn't still playing. Mark Lawrenson has predicted that Liverpool will be held to a 1-1 draw against Arsenal in their Premier League meeting at Anfield on Sunday.

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  • Champions League: Defeat in Astana is 'wake-up call' - James Forrest
Champions League: Defeat in Astana is 'wake-up call' - James Forrest

I thought we were going to get through this campaign without the anxiety. "They deserve to qualify and we look forward to the draw". The former Swansea and Liverpool boss said: "We have a good record since the Barcelona game away from home in Europe so we are looking to add to that".

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  • Boston Celtics' Marcus Smart tweets goodbye to Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder
Boston Celtics' Marcus Smart tweets goodbye to Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder

Thomas initially injured his hip in March during the regular season and missed two games. During Game 6 of the Eastern Conference playoffs against the Washington Wizards, he re-aggravated the injury. He would tweet that he would have no issue leaving the team, which he later deleted. The Celtics made a surprise splash when they traded away ...

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  • Manchester United sees off Leicester to continue its ideal Premier League start
Manchester United sees off Leicester to continue its ideal Premier League start

They walked off having had almost 70 percent possession and 14 attempts of goal with Paul Pogba , freed to go forward with the insurance of Nemanja Matic behind him, had six on his own. Just like we had against Everton , the few chances we have, we maybe don't score them. After winning a corner on the right, Mkhitaryan swung the ball in the...

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  • Gervonta Davis Misses Weight, Stripped Of IBF Junior Lightweight Title
Gervonta Davis Misses Weight, Stripped Of IBF Junior Lightweight Title

There was no world title on the line tonight for Davis after he lost it at the scales yesterday for failing to make weight. Davis showboated early on before being rocked in the seventh round. The replays afterwards appear to show the punch that ended the fight was an illegal rabbit punch behind the back of the head. Even if Davis wins the bout, t...

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  • Winners and losers from Giants preseason game vs. Jets
Winners and losers from Giants preseason game vs. Jets

The Jets will close out the preseason Thursday night in Philadelphia against the Eagles. Once again tonight, Hackenberg started for the Jets against the Giants. The Jets' secondary was the weak link on the defense (sound familiar?) and the primary culprit was cornerback Darryl Roberts. The Jets first team defense hardly was impressive, gashed for...

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  • Prediction: Manchester United vs Leicester City
Prediction: Manchester United vs Leicester City

If United needed any reminder of the threat that Craig Shakespeare's team pose on the break, City led 3-1 at the Emirates before Arsenal's late comeback. "Yohan wasn't included the other night because he is behind the other centre-backs", said Shakespeare. "Once we get over United we have a couple of weeks and I am hoping we can up (Iborra'...

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  • Vettel signs new Ferrari deal
Vettel signs new Ferrari deal

Ferrari made the announcement after the final practice session for this weekend's race at Spa-Francorchamps, confirming what we all expected to happen after Ferrari announced they'd be keeping Vettel's teammate Kimi Räikkönen. Mostly about other stuff to be honest", Vettel said. Force India are now fourth in the championship after 11 races, mor...

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  • Tyrod Taylor leaves Bills game with injury
Tyrod Taylor leaves Bills game with injury

The Ravens did come into the game with the best defense in the preseason, but with a rookie coming in at quarterback and the run game not getting much of a push it made things hard. In the first half, Baltimore had 110 penalty yards (on 10 penalties) and 114 yards of total offense. Buffalo's starting offense didn't fare any better.

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  • Edelman hurt in Patriots' win
Edelman hurt in Patriots' win

The injury is a blow for the Patriots. While many believed the Patriots didn't need any more wide receivers. While Edelman has always been Brady's favorite target, the quarterback can certainly make things work as long as he has the weapons to do so.

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  • Arsenal defender Shkodran Mustafi wants to join Italian club Inter Milan
Arsenal defender Shkodran Mustafi wants to join Italian club Inter Milan

Arsenal were expected to rebuff the offer nearly immediately but, according to the Mirror, there have been enough signs to encourage Inter to believe the deal could indeed be completed before the end of the transfer window. That appears to be the only matter to conclude. The big problem is that Inter would only want to get him on a two year loan w...

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  • Alaves 0-2 Barcelona
Alaves 0-2 Barcelona

Lionel Messi has become the first player to score 350 La Liga goals (in 384 appearances), 65 ahead of next highest scorer Cristiano Ronaldo (285 in 265 appearances). Dembele was not involved on Saturday but he should be available for his new club's first game after the worldwide break, the Catalan derby against Espanyol at Camp Nou on September 9.

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  • Spieth uses birdie run to grab lead at Northern Trust
Spieth uses birdie run to grab lead at Northern Trust

The American is one shot clear of world number one Dustin Johnson, who sank six birdies and a solitary bogey and is no bigger than 5/2 to win for the fourth time this season. A month before that, he struggled badly with his putter in the final round at the Travelers Championship until he won in a playoff by holing a bunker shot.

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  • ICC welcomes World XI tour of Pakistan
ICC welcomes World XI tour of Pakistan

Andy Flower , who is heading to Pakistan next month as the coach of the World XI side, revealed how he managed to get such a diverse and robust 14-man squad together for the tour. In this background, we will land in Lahore with nothing except cricket in our minds. "The paucity of cricket over this long period would have increased the appetite of fa...

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  • Half time with Hodges - Watford 0 Brighton & Hove Albion 0
Half time with Hodges - Watford 0 Brighton & Hove Albion 0

Match of the Day presenter Gary Lineker is in no doubt that his red card was deserved for Britos. The midfielder has started both of the Hornets Premier League matches so far and has been called up by England boss Gareth Southgate despite only making his top-flight debut last season.

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  • How the Patriots might adjust without injured WR Julian Edelman
How the Patriots might adjust without injured WR Julian Edelman

Stephon Gilmore was almost flawless for the Patriots , his biggest moments coming on a pair of third downs early on in the game . And it was as if Brady were a hot knife navigating his way through butter. On the flip side, the Lions' receivers were covered like a glove. This would still give you great value for a player who could become the WR2...

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  • Ibrahimovic Signed a New Contract with Manchester United
Ibrahimovic Signed a New Contract with Manchester United

Ibrahimovic said that his return to Old Trafford was always on the cards. The former Sweden worldwide has signed a one-year contract with Manchester United to extend his stay at Old Trafford for another 12 months. He was released by the team after suffering a major knee injury, but he is now back at Old Trafford and will wear a No. 10 jers...

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  • Yoenis Cespedes Placed on 10-Day DL Due to Hamstring Injury
Yoenis Cespedes Placed on 10-Day DL Due to Hamstring Injury

The injury is the latest leg muscle problem for Cespedes, who missed time earlier this year with a strain in his left hammy that was followed by a right quad problem. This injury is expected to be just as severe and with the Mets out of playoff contention the team may decide to shut him down completely. Taijeron has 25 home runs in 448 at-bats in...

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  • Sanches skips Bayern match to consider transfer offers
Sanches skips Bayern match to consider transfer offers

Bayern Munich boss Carlo Ancelotti has said that he would like it if Portuguese star Renato Sanches remained with the German club this season, but wouldn't stand in his way if he chose to leave. "We tried to plan the game using the wide areas more and to have more possession in the middle", he said. In the mere 9 games Sanches started last s...

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  • Julian Edelman has complete tear in right ACL
Julian Edelman has complete tear in right ACL

New England Patriots star receiver Julian Edelman will miss the upcoming National Football League season after suffering a serious knee injury, the team confirmed Saturday. Edelman was injured on the team's first drive. In 2015, he suffered a Jones fracture in his left foot and missed the final seven games of the season, plus the playoffs.

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