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Sport Daley Blind encourages Zlatan Ibrahimovic to continue playing for Manchester United
Author: 0 Daley Blind encourages Zlatan Ibrahimovic to continue playing for Manchester United

But the former Barcelona striker's season then suffered a massive blow, after a serious knee injury sustained against Anderlecht in the Europa League ruled him out for the final 10 games of the season. However, United fans have been given a massive boost in their hopes of holding onto the charismatic striker with reports suggesting that Ibra has re-enrolled his sons Maximilian and Vincent back into United's youth academy, where they spent a year ago.

Sport Red Sox limp away from Fenway in loss to Blue Jays
Author: 0 Red Sox limp away from Fenway in loss to Blue Jays

East standings. Blue Jays: Marco Estrada (4-6) faces Trevor Bauer (7-8) in the opener of a three-game series against Cleveland. They now have a three game lead over the Tampa Bay Rays in the AL East. "As weakly as I hit it, I didn't" expect it to fall, said Pearce, who had three hits. "We went through that a year ago". That allowed two Jays runners to score and tie the game.

Sport OJ Simpson Appearing Before Nevada Parole Board
Author: 0 OJ Simpson Appearing Before Nevada Parole Board

OJ Simpson seen here during his parole court proceedings. Simpson was in good spirits as the hearing began, smiling as parole board chairman Connie S. Olsen said, "I will always remember the blood". O.J. Simpson's parole hearing is this Thursday in Nevada. No one spoke out in opposition to Simpson's release during the hearing.

Sport Turner, Panthers agree to extension
Author: 0 Turner, Panthers agree to extension

New Carolina Panthers interim general manager Marty Hurney wasted no time getting back into the swing of the job. The two-time Pro Bowler out of LSU started all 16 games for the Panthers previous year and, because of injuries to the offensive line, even saw time at right tackle.

Sport Jamaica Beats Canada, One Match Away from Another Final
Author: 0 Jamaica Beats Canada, One Match Away from Another Final

Jamaica will now play at the Rose Bowl on Sunday against either Mexico or Honduras , two teams in the final round of CONCACAF World Cup qualifying that will likely be favored in the semifinals. Jamaica speedster Darren Mattox, who like Powell plays for the Portland Timbers, set up both of his team's goals. Canada had the ball nearly all of the rest of the game, breaking through when Hoilett's shot from sailed over everyone between him and the net, settling in the upper right corner of ...

Author: 0 Sue Bird announces she's gay, dating soccer star Megan Rapinoe

Megan's my girlfriend ... these aren't secrets to people who know me", Bird says. "These aren't secrets to people who know me", Bird said in the interview, published online today. "I think I was just made that way". Rapinoe has been a more vocal advocate on LGBTQ and racial issues, and kneeled in solidarity and support of Colin Kaepernick.

Sport Ole Miss coach Huge Freeze resigns
Author: 0 Ole Miss coach Huge Freeze resigns

But the phone number is associated with several Web sites advertising a female escort based in Tampa, Fla., USA TODAY Sports has independently confirmed. Hugh Freeze has resigned as University of MS football coach, according to several reports. Nutt filed a lawsuit earlier this month against the school and Freeze was claiming that it orchestrated a smear campaign against him in order to place blame on him for the NCAA's findings.

Sport Morata hugs Zidane and Madrid teammates goodbye
Author: 0 Morata hugs Zidane and Madrid teammates goodbye

The Red Devils were reportedly leading the chase for the Spanish forward earlier in the summer, but seemingly abandoned their pursuit following the £75million arrival of Lukaku from Everton . The Premier League is one of the best in the world, so I'm happy to be here'. And even a year ago, Lukaku proved to be the more fearsome presence in the box, converting 30% of his shots from inside the area compared to Morata's 27.08%.

Sport Nunes-Shevchenko rematch placed on UFC 215 Edmonton card September 9
Author: 0 Nunes-Shevchenko rematch placed on UFC 215 Edmonton card September 9

The card at Edmonton's new arena, Rogers Place, will also include a meeting of top-five heavyweights with former champion Junior Dos Santos (18-5) of Brazil meeting Paris' Francis Ngannou (10-1). Dillashaw. Nunes and Shevchenko (14-2) met in a three-round fight in 2016, with Nunes taking a unanimous decision. The Nunes-Shevchenko fight could have implications for Albuquerque's Holly Holm.

Sport Spieth Shoots 65 To Take The Early Lead In Open
Author: 0 Spieth Shoots 65 To Take The Early Lead In Open

Round 1 of The Open Championship at Royal Birkdale in Southport, England, teed off at 3.35 pm. "It's just about keeping it consistent". I wasn't very positive, my caddie JP was a big help, he kept me as positive as possible out there and tried to remind me I won this thing before and not to feel any pressure, to play my game and you will be ok.

Sport Rumor Central: Tigers willing to include cash in Justin Verlander trade?
Author: 0 Rumor Central: Tigers willing to include cash in Justin Verlander trade?

Morosi suggested the Astros are also looking at Verlander, perhaps in the same deal with Wilson. Verlander is making $28 million this year and is owed $56 million over the next two seasons, with a $22-million vesting option in 2020. Despite his inability to stay healthy over the past two seasons, Gray is considered one of the top available starters. In 15 starts, Gray has posted a 6-4 record with a 3.36 FIP and.229 average against.

Sport Panthers release Michael Oher after failed physical
Author: 0 Panthers release Michael Oher after failed physical

The move comes after the Panthers fired general manager Dave Gettleman on Monday, just a week before training camp. On Thursday the Carolina Panthers cut him after he failed a physical. He was a member of the Baltimore's Super Bowl XLVII championship team following the 2012 season. This move isn't very surprising. "Hated to hear that news but I know he'll be fine".

Sport CAF Considers Proposal To Host 2023 AFCON In China, US Or Qatar
Author: 0 CAF Considers Proposal To Host 2023 AFCON In China, US Or Qatar

The African Cup of Nations could be moved to summer as well, as the current timing of the tournament angered the European clubs, who have African players that leave in mid season to represent their countries in the tournament, but there is no official confirmation yet.

Sport £66m bid for Naby Keita rejected
Author: 0 £66m bid for Naby Keita rejected

GETTYNaby Keita is keen on a move to Liverpool but RB Leipzig won't sell Are they going to stump up enough money to sign Naby Keita from Leipzig? "Not Vegas, what is it on the other side of the island in Asia?" The Reds are set to complete the signing of Hull left-back Andy Robertson for around £10m.

Author: 0 Manchester CIty's £44.5m Benjamin Mendy bid rejected by Monaco

The tabloid report that Monaco are prepared to sell if their £54M valuation is met, and Man City are not the only side in the race for his signature. City want both players, but Chelsea are now looking at the pair and thinking they could land one of them - which would get them their extra left-back which boss Antonio Conte has asked for.

Sport Alex Bowman to replace Dale Earnhardt Jr in 2018
Author: 0 Alex Bowman to replace Dale Earnhardt Jr in 2018

In addition to the "Two for $88" ticket package, Talladega Superspeedway is offering up great advanced ticket savings for the whole fall event weekend (October 13 - 15), which includes practice sessions for both the fred's 250 Powered by Coca-Cola NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) event and the MENCS Alabama 500 on Friday, Oct.

Sport Furious Monaco issue Man City and Arsenal strong Mbappe warning
Author: 0 Furious Monaco issue Man City and Arsenal strong Mbappe warning

The Soccerex Report utilises a Football Value Index compiled by Prime Time Sport and takes into account the player's age, position, current club, contract length, market value perception, global caps, minutes played, goals, injuries and technical quality from a variety of sources to arrive at a final valuation.

Sport This is what the Tour de France can do to your legs
Author: 0 This is what the Tour de France can do to your legs

Pawel and Bora-Hansgrohe can be seen in the above photo, competing during stage one of Le Tour de France 2017, which represents a 14-kilometer individual time trial. Stage 11: Olympic silver medallist Jakob Fuglsang was in fifth place, when he crashed at a feed station, and broke his wrist and elbow. Stage 16: Bennett had fallen ill a few days earlier and finally succumbed after the second rest day, when he fell behind the sprinters on the first climb.

Sport Blues sign Parayko to five-year deal
Author: 0 Blues sign Parayko to five-year deal

Parayko, who was a restricted free agent, was scheduled to have a salary arbitration hearing with the Blues on Thursday. "With Parayko and Alex (Pietrangelo ), (Joel) Edmundson and (Jay Bouwmeester), our top-four is solidified", Blues general manager Doug Armstrong said in the statement.

Sport Michael Vick Apologizes For His Comments About Colin Kaepernick
Author: 0 Michael Vick Apologizes For His Comments About Colin Kaepernick

Vick says he's always been a Kaepernick supporter and is "truly sorry for what I said". He backtracked while speaking with Patrick. "His afro has nothing to do with him being signed and I wasn't trying to relay that message". Kaepernick, who led San Francisco to Super Bowl XLVII before the league caught up to his running-and-passing style, opted out of his contract with the Niners in March but has remained unsigned, having garnered little interest from teams around the league.

Author: 0 5 players to watch out for as India takes on Australia

Smriti Mandhana, who got India's campaign off to a flying start with a 90 and a hundred in consecutive games, hasn't been able to score in excess of 15 in the four subsequent games. The only slight advantage India have going into the game is that they are playing on "home" soil. Allrounder Jess Jonassen celebrates after claiming a wicket in Australia's win over New Zealand at the Women's World Cup.

Sport Las Vegas party the ideal Open warm-up for Koepka
Author: 0 Las Vegas party the ideal Open warm-up for Koepka

Despite avoiding a dropped shot on his card, Spieth was grateful for his short-game prowess around the greens, including a good escape on the par-four 10th when he could not find the putting surface with his second shot. And Koepka had been inactive for a week longer since claiming his first major title in the US Open at Erin Hills, where his 16-under-par total equalled the tournament record set by Rory McIlroy in 2011.

Sport Bolt to run 100M, 4x100M
Author: 0 Bolt to run 100M, 4x100M

Last month, Bolt won his final race on home soil at the Racers Grand Prix in Jamaica's capital of Kingston, in 10.03 seconds. Sprint legend Usain Bolt yesterday laughed off suggestions he was running scared of Wayde van Niekerk , adding that the biggest disappointment of his looming retirement was not getting a chance to race against him.