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by | October 15, 2018 | 09:03

Maradona believes Messi is the wrong choice for Argentina as, while he is unquestionably their best player, he lacks the personal skills required to inspire those around him. "We shouldn't deify Messi any longer", Maradona said in an interview with Fox Sports . "I wouldn't call him up right now, but never say never", he said.

by | October 15, 2018 | 08:39

Those who have money riding on the Kansas City Chiefs to defeat the New England Patriots may not find this news amusing, but it's true: The Patriots have been undefeated at home against AFC teams when quarterback Tom Brady and wide receiver Julian Edelman were both active.

by | October 15, 2018 | 06:59

The Red Sox eliminated the Yankees in thrilling fashion Tuesday night in the Bronx and then had some fun in the locker room - with a familiar song blaring over the speakers. A lanky, bearded 29-year-old right-hander, Porcello lived a traffic jam from Yankee Stadium in Chester, New Jersey, and is a 2007 graduate of Seton Hall Prep in West Orange - the baseball field there was renamed in his honor last year after he helped fund artificial turf and pro-style dugouts.

by | October 13, 2018 | 14:01

Jose Mourinho wants Manchester United to break the bank for Lazio star Sergej Milinkovic-Savic. However, former Liverpool defender Babbel - who won the UEFA Cup and FA Cup among other trophies during his four years on Merseyside - defended Mourinho and pointed the finger at United's hierarchy, having hired the Portuguese in 2016.

by | October 13, 2018 | 12:59

Another thing that seems to be getting the best out of players is the new feeling that no one's place is safe , with the Telegraph noting how Emery has asserted more authority than Wenger by not being afraid to drop big names or take them off early in games.

by | October 13, 2018 | 12:44

He brought out his trademark celebration after scoring his first Mariners goal, the striker being played in by McCormack on the left, shrugged off a United defender and fired in low beating Consoni at the near post. Bolt had a number of other chances before being substituted in the 75th minute, but struggled early in the game to maintain possession. Usain Bolt of the Mariners, once an Olympic speedster.

by | October 12, 2018 | 12:15

Plans can change, so a trade for Bell shouldn't be ruled out. McCoy has two years left on his current deal. - Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) October 8, 2018Roster Move: #Eagles have placed RB Jay Ajayi on Injured Reserve and claimed DT T.Y.

by | October 10, 2018 | 15:28

When Gleyber Torres hit a three-hopper off the mound in the third with the Yankees trailing 3-0, shortstop Xander Bogaerts gloved the ball, continued onto the second-base side of the dirt and threw to first, when Hernandez signalled safe.

by | October 09, 2018 | 18:53

Meanwhile, Argentinas Juan Martin del Potro beat Filip Krajinovic of Serbia in straight sets to advance to the men's singles semi-finals. "I'm just, like, "Oh, I guess I have to do more, to be better". Sevastova, who eliminated US Open champion Naomi Osaka of Japan from the semifinal, did not make it easy and fought to win the final, but Wozniacki managed to snatch her 22nd trophy on hard courts.

by | October 09, 2018 | 18:00

But the second session belonged to Asif, who dismissed Usman Khawaja (85), Shaun Marsh (seven), Travis Head (nought) and Marnus Labuschagne (nought) in the space of 29 runs. Veteran all-rounder Hafeez, playing in his first test since 2016 and his 51st overall, frustrated Australia en route to his 10th century before being trapped in front of the wicket for 126 by pace bowler Peter Siddle in the final session.

by | October 09, 2018 | 17:29

What a beautifully weird game we love. Thankfully, none of the missed calls ended up deciding the game; Hernandez was simply overmatched, floating in a sea of his own nonsense, as he always does. Mookie Betts , in fact, hit a 405-foot flyout to the center-field warning track to begin the game. Steve Pearce - who started at first base in place of the injured Mitch Moreland - added an RBI single, and then Holt capped the frame with a two-run triple, putting Boston up 10-0.

by | October 09, 2018 | 15:48

United dismissed the rumour as "nonsense", but there remains significant scrutiny on the manager's position following a run of four games without a victory in all competitions. Mata pulled one back three minutes later, chipping a free kick from 20 yards over the wall and curled it into the bottom near corner, and after a flurry of chances, including attempts by Fellaini, Chris Smalling and Pogba, it was Anthony Martial who provided the equaliser in the 76th minute.

by | October 09, 2018 | 15:27

Officials stopped the game and the history-making ball was handed over to Pro Football Hall of Fame officials waiting on the sideline. Brees removed his helmet, held out his arm to salute the crowd and hugged his wife, Brittany, and children on the sideline.

by | October 09, 2018 | 14:46

The game did not live up to expectations but, after suffering two chastening defeats at the same venue last season, Guardiola opted to play at a slower tempo this time in order to nullify Liverpool. But they were determined to end their dismal recent record at Anfield, where they have now failed to register a victory for 15 years - and were presented with a glorious opportunity five minutes from time when Virgil van Dijk brought down Leroy Sane in the box.

by | October 08, 2018 | 22:49

Bernardo Silva has warned that Liverpool are now a better side than when they beat champions Manchester City three times last season. "Yeah, you could say so [that it is a step up from Sunderland]", Ejaria told Rangers TV . City were afforded a great opportunity to steal victory ten minutes later when they were awarded a penalty-kick following a foul inside the box by Virgil Van Dijk , but Mahrez flashed the spot-kick over the target.

by | October 08, 2018 | 22:51

Ferrari ace Vettel started in sixth place but soon rose to fourth before shunting Max Verstappen's Red Bull and dropping to the back of the pack. "I can't wait to unleash this beast in Austin", he added, pointing at his vehicle. "We've gone from strength to strength this year as a team but I'm taking it one step at a time".

by | October 08, 2018 | 22:40

The 30 candidates for the annual prize, presented by France Football magazine, were revealed on Monday - with the Reds quartet confirmed among the nominees. Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson Becker has been included in the list alongside Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero . For the first time, a Ballon d'Or for women players will be awarded this year, with Champions League winners Lyon accounting for seven of the 15 nominees.

by | October 08, 2018 | 22:29

Valdes-Scantling finished the day with seven catches for 68 yards and a touchdown, and nearly had a second score while extending for the goal line in the fourth quarter. "Mason and I have played together for a long time , and I strongly believe he's one of the greatest kickers of all time ", Aaron Rodgers said .

by | October 07, 2018 | 18:11

Man City come into the game in impressive form. "It's obviously going to be a tough game, but we've shown in recent games that we have the ability to beat them, to go toe-to-toe with them, and that's what we'll be looking to do again on Sunday - to go at them and try to win the game".

by | October 05, 2018 | 19:02

Cesc Fabregas lifted the ball up and Brazilian star Willian flicked it for Spanish striker Alvaro Morata to score the winning goal for Chelsea in the 70th minute. In addition, the subscribers of BT Sport will be able to stream the match live on the mobile app or via online video player. "I think he can return to the national team".

by | October 05, 2018 | 15:57

Another day that was completed dominated by India as they went on to score almost 650 runs with Virat Kohli and then Ravindra Jadeja score centuries, the former has this habit of doing it regularly, while it was the first occasion for the latter to score a Test century and no better place to do it than at the home ground.

by | October 03, 2018 | 19:26

You certainly get nervous when you hear about a pitcher's forearm, because of its connection to the elbow. It's a brutal early exit for Chicago , which finished the regular season with the second-most wins (95) in the NL but fell to the Milwaukee Brewers in the NL Central tie-breaker before Colorado dashed its high postseason hopes.

by | October 03, 2018 | 17:38

City had Pep Guardiola back on the sidelines after the Spanish coach served his one-match ban for improper conduct, and his side dominated much of the match after recovering from the early deficit. "As I said , it's not easy to approach his style of play, but I have a few ideas". Manchester City have conceded two or more goals in each of their past four Champions League games; they last conceded at least two goals in five consecutive matches back in March 2014.

by | October 02, 2018 | 22:58

Manchester United will be looking to avoid a third consecutive defeat in all competitions when they welcome Valencia to Old Trafford on Tuesday evening. "Sometimes it can help but most important is on the pitch". Mourinho is reportedly on the verge of losing his job at Old Trafford after a subdued start to the 2018/19 season and several fallouts with prominent first-team stars.

by | October 01, 2018 | 21:58

In a post entitled "It is not the time for posts", the Spanish forward duly explained that he was eschewing his usual missive until things return to an even keel at United. "He said recently that no individual is bigger than Manchester United but that applies to the manager, too". Pogba has been linked with a January move to Barcelona, while Juventus are also reportedly interested in buying the FIFA World Cup victor, who became football's most expensive player when he left the Serie A ...

by | September 29, 2018 | 00:42

Despite their public showdown, Mourinho insists his club's record £89 million signing will start on Saturday against West Ham and that the matter is now closed. "So I'm happy the rules are only 15 minutes once a month [for filming training]". He added: "We are at home and we should play much better against Wolves ".

by | September 29, 2018 | 00:30

The Spaniard says he is not getting carried away by recent results, insisting the focus remains exclusively on their next game against Watford at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday as the Gunners look for a seventh-consecutive victory. "It's very good work for continuing to improve and continuing also individually the players taking confidence into the next matches", Emery said of the win against second-tier Brentford.

by | September 29, 2018 | 00:28

As speculation around Jimmy Butler continues to heat up, Butler's camp reportedly is pushing for a deal with Heat. Despite not being one of Jimmy Butler's original preferred trade team partners, the Miami Heat are now reportedly the All-Star's top choice on where to be dealt.

by | September 28, 2018 | 18:30

In October previous year, he filed an official grievance letter with the NFL. Safety Eric Reid is no longer unemployed after signing a one-year deal with the Carolina Panthers to help bolster a secondary that has been decimated by injuries.

by | September 28, 2018 | 17:41

While he described the match as the ideal way to prepare for Saturday's Premier League clash, Klopp warned that Chelsea would be a different proposition with the likes of Hazard , Jorginho and N'Golo Kante all likely to return to the starting line-up.