• Wenger insists Alexis Sanchez will convert boo boys
Wenger insists Alexis Sanchez will convert boo boys

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has stated that Alexis Sanchez is fully focused on the season ahead, whilst adding that he is not ready to return to the first-team just yet. Arsenal saw the game out with relative ease, Petr Cech saving a late Joshua King header aside, to pick up their second win of the season having been on top for much of the con...

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  • English Soccer Clubs Get Live Streaming Rights in New Sky Deal
English Soccer Clubs Get Live Streaming Rights in New Sky Deal

The deal, worth 120 million pounds ($159 million) a year, grants Sky the exclusive live broadcasting rights to 150 matches from the English Football League's Championship , League One and League Two divisions, the second, third and fourth tiers of local soccer under the Premier League.

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  • Mourinho counts on Smalling-Lindelof defensive partnership
Mourinho counts on Smalling-Lindelof defensive partnership

Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea has admitted that it was hard for the team to be spectators rather then contenders in last season's Champions League . Mourinho is one of five managers to have won the European Cup/Champions League with two different clubs, alongside Ernst Happel, Ottmar Hitzfeld, Jupp Heynckes and Carlo Ancelotti.

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  • Lakers will reportedly retire Kobe Bryant's jersey, but which one?
Lakers will reportedly retire Kobe Bryant's jersey, but which one?

TMZ Sports noted the Lakers haven't yet confirmed, but the organization wrote in a letter to season-ticket holders that this December 18 game would feature a "special event". Bryant wore No. 8 from 1996 as a rookie through the 2006 season, when he switched to No. 24. It's entirely possibly the Lakers organization decides to retire both.

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  • Warriors, Rakuten Agree To $20 Million Per Year Jersey Sponsorship
Warriors, Rakuten Agree To $20 Million Per Year Jersey Sponsorship

According to ESPN's Darren Rovell, the Warriors' $60 million deal with Ratuken is the largest of the National Basketball Association advertising patch deals, almost doubling the second highest sponsorship deal between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Goodyear.

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  • Former Knicks player Charles Oakley suing James Dolan, MSG
Former Knicks player Charles Oakley suing James Dolan, MSG

Oakley, refusing to make eye contact or shake his hand during meetings, denying the type of fan appreciation nights given to much less popular and successful members of the Knicks". "Defendant Dolan's statements were and are entirely without basis in fact, as Defendant Dolan was well aware", the lawsuit alleges. Oakley's lawsuit also says he does...

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  • ESPN's Sergio Dipp Says He Hopes For Another Chance at 'MNF' Reporting
ESPN's Sergio Dipp Says He Hopes For Another Chance at 'MNF' Reporting

The second game of ESPN's " MNF " doubleheaders marked the first time two African-American coaches made their respective head coaching debuts in the same game, according to the New York Post . "You watch him now on the screen", Dipp continued. "Hopefully I'll have another chance and be sure I make the most out of it". Dipp just made his on nat...

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  • Manchester United target Gareth Bale explains why he's happy at Real Madrid
Manchester United target Gareth Bale explains why he's happy at Real Madrid

But Giggs says: "You look at the current Manchester United team and you wonder if they can they win the Champions League? ". Asensio also admits that he was surprised Barca let Neymar go in a world-record fee of £200m earlier this summer to Paris Saint-Germain and questioned why the Catalans weren't able to hold on to their star Brazilian.

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  • Arsenal 3-0 Bournemouth: Five things we learned
Arsenal 3-0 Bournemouth: Five things we learned

Arsene Wenger believes Alexis Sanchez is in the right mental state to respond positively for Arsenal as they prepare to take on Bournemouth . He told me he is focused on the Premier League and Europa League . However, it spoke volumes of Arsenal's ease that they still looked comfortable finishing the game with 10 men, having used all the...

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  • Board President's XI vs Australia preview
Board President's XI vs Australia preview

The two teams are set for an ODI clash in Chennai on Wednesday. There were four half-centuries for the visitors including Stoinis' 60-ball 76, enabling them to post a mammoth 347-7 after electing to bat first at Chennai's MA Chidambaram Stadium.

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  • Pep Guardiola praises Manchester City keeper over Mane collision
Pep Guardiola praises Manchester City keeper over Mane collision

Even though we shipped five goals, it's thanks to Simon Mignolet that it wasn't 7-0 or 8-0. Liverpool's players seemed to share this point of view. We couldn't keep him. We had a lot of chances, with two yellow cards [for City] on the 18-yard line. "I think it has not broken the bone". And Sutton said: "The Mane one was an accident so it ...

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  • Liverpool to appeal length of Sadio Mane's ban after red card
Liverpool to appeal length of Sadio Mane's ban after red card

Where is the Premier League match between Manchester City and Liverpool? It's unlucky, really unlucky to play against City with 10 men. Manchester City have yet to beat Liverpool under the stewardship of Jurgen Klopp but will have the chance to do so at the Etihad today.

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  • Ronaldo to the rescue for Madrid as Champions League defence begins
Ronaldo to the rescue for Madrid as Champions League defence begins

The issue would be if Conte is balancing the job - there were certainly rumblings that all wasn't well - and if that comes to the fore that would definitely disrupt a Champions League campaign". Klopp will no doubt have learned from his team's performance, adjustments will be made and thoughts will have already turned to Wednesday's big European...

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  • Prediction: Tottenham vs Borussia Dortmund
Prediction: Tottenham vs Borussia Dortmund

The Premier League runners-up will play all their home games this season at the England national team's stadium, Wembley, as Spurs' new stadium is still under construction. Mauricio Pochettino's side have been ideal away from home in the league beating Newcastle and trashing Everton 3-0 at the weekend. Tottenham need a strong start in the Group ...

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  • SC lifts ban on sale of firecrackers in Delhi NCR
SC lifts ban on sale of firecrackers in Delhi NCR

The top court also prohibited transport of fireworks into Delhi and the NCR from outside the region till further orders. These licence-holders must fully comply with the Explosive Rules. The order was based on a slew of petitions to ban the use of fireworks. At this time, Supreme Court has revoked the suspension of permanent licenses of Fire Crac...

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  • FIU canceled because of Irma; Hoosiers looking for October 7 opponent
FIU canceled because of Irma; Hoosiers looking for October 7 opponent

Indiana's home football game against Florida International has been cancelled, Athletics Director Fred Glass announced Monday night. With Hurricane Irma approaching Florida, FIU chose to pick up and move its athletes and athletic operations to Alabama at the invitation of the University of Alabama-Birmingham.

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  • Manchester City Need Some Luck In Champions League Believes Bernardo Silva
Manchester City Need Some Luck In Champions League Believes Bernardo Silva

Manchester City midfielder Bernardo Silva says that the club face a tough task in trying to win the Champions League this season. "When you're at a club like City, you have to do your best to win all the trophies you compete for", he told the club's official website .

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  • Mane incident not a red card, says Klopp
Mane incident not a red card, says Klopp

Ederson suffered a facial injury that required lengthy treatment. However, before the incident, Guardiola had set up his team to strangle the match and his side were in control. Even Fernandinho , whose start to 2017-18 has been a little underwhelming, was on form in his role of anchoring the midfield. Barring Mignolet for most parts of the...

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  • English Premier League match report for Manchester City v Liverpool 09 September
English Premier League match report for Manchester City v Liverpool 09 September

He wanted to go and play for Barcelona - as anyone in their right mind would. Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp said: "The decisive decision in the whole game was the red card". Alexis Sanchez came off the bench in the closing stages for his first Arsenal appearance this season following the collapse of his mooted move to Manchester City o...

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  • I feel weaker without Fellaini in Man United team - Mourinho
I feel weaker without Fellaini in Man United team - Mourinho

A lack of movement, particularly down the left, hampered United's attacking efforts. Mourinho plans to ease him back into the fold with the Basel match the first chance for him to impress. As the senior defender, he will also be tasked with guiding Victor Lindelof , who looked shaky in that same defeat. Smalling is working well so why no...

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