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Author: 0 The Premier League: a festival of the frenetic

And his latest strike has helped the Gunners start the season on a positive note when it looked like disaster was looming for Wenger and his charges. Head-to-Head in the last two seasons, Arsenal seem to have the upper hand on Leicester City today as they have won three out of the four matches.

Sport Mauricio Pochettino says he is sure Tottenham summer signings will come
Author: 0 Mauricio Pochettino says he is sure Tottenham summer signings will come

Pochettino said he had not spoken to Rose personally and was happy to "forgive" the England global for breaking ranks to speak out in an interview with the Sun . "It's a thing you know well, nothing changes my ambition and perception". Tottenham have yet to recruit any players this summer but Pochettino reassured fans there will be new arrivals.

Sport Chelsea step up pursuit of Leicester City's Danny Drinkwater
Author: 0 Chelsea step up pursuit of Leicester City's Danny Drinkwater

Drinkwater featured in Europe's premier club competition last season after helping Leicester win the 2015/16 Premier League title. While that valuation is apparently well above Chelsea's own valuation of a player who would at most fill in as a rotational player, given the current market conditions and Chelsea's need for reinforcements, now is not the time to penny-pinch.

Author: 0 Arsenal Edge Leicester in 7-Goal Premier League Thriller

In the league's first Friday night start, Arsene Wenger's side was trailing 3-2 with seven minutes remaining but Ramsey grabbed the equaliser and Giroud headed in an 85th-minute victor. "He doesn't want to leave and I'm happy he wants to stay". "Obviously I knew that I was going to have a chance so we tried to push", he said. "He has a big weight in the squad and it was a relief for me that he made a decision to stay".

Author: 0 Born teen Shapovalov wins again, into semis in Montreal

Rafael Nadal fell to a shock defeat by 18-year-old Canadian Denis Shapovalov at the Rogers Cup in Montreal. Next up for Federer is a quarter-final against 12th-seeded Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut, who defeated Frenchman Gael Monfils 4-6 7-6 (5) 7-6 (2) in a marathon tussle.

Sport Guardiola bringing Barcelona style to Manchester City, claims Toure
Author: 0 Guardiola bringing Barcelona style to Manchester City, claims Toure

Yet Manchester United stole a march on him to sign Everton striker Romelu Lukaku and while Manchester City have spent over £200 million ($264.8 million, 233.5 million euros), Chelsea seemed to be dawdling. "Do they want it to happen again?" The club have also signed PSV Eindhoven midfielder Davy Propper in a £6million deal - a club record transfer. Gabriel and Santi Cazorla are definitely out.

Sport Jose Mourinho Confirms Talks With Zlatan Ibrahimovic Over New Manchester United Contract
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho Confirms Talks With Zlatan Ibrahimovic Over New Manchester United Contract

Meanwhile, AC Milan reportedly remained interested in taking on the veteran striker, but luckily for the Red Devils, Ibrahimovic has remained in close contact with United throughout his recovery. "Between the players we have lost and the players we have got, I think we are in a similar situation but with more experience of working together and a much better pre-season".

Sport Lalit Modi resigns from Nagaur District Cricket Association
Author: 0 Lalit Modi resigns from Nagaur District Cricket Association

Lalit Modi is living in exile in the United Kingdom after he was charged with money laundering in India as a cricket administrator. Because of his presence in the Nagaur District Cricket Association, the Board had banned the RCA. Lalit Modi's 22-year-old son Ruchir had lost the high-stake Rajasthan Cricket Association election in June to Congress man CP Joshi. "Special mention here for one Sharad Pawar - who shared the vision and encouraged me in our quest to launch and run one of the ...

Sport Barcelona eye up £72m move for Real Madrid's Marco Asensio
Author: 0 Barcelona eye up £72m move for Real Madrid's Marco Asensio

Ronaldo only returned to training with his team-mates last weekend on their return from a tour of the United States, having been given an extended break following Portugal's participation in the Confederations Cup and a Spanish court appearance in Madrid over allegations of tax evasion.

Sport People used to Google 'Pochettino' - Spurs boss responds to Rose
Author: 0 People used to Google 'Pochettino' - Spurs boss responds to Rose

Otherwise it should be a familiar side with Christian Eriksen and Dele Alli looking to carry over their excellent form from last season as they support Golden Boot victor Harry Kane in attack . "Of course", Pochettino said of Rose. Pochettino is adamant Tottenham, who finished second last season, will make signings despite their lack of progress in the transfer market so far.

Author: 0 Premier League Ones to Watch

They've got the best team, they haven't had to buy anybody. City open their Premier League campaign on Saturday with a trip to newly-promoted Brighton . He added: "But we prefer to be aggressive without the ball, it's the same as last season". "We bought three and the market is so demanding right now, for all the teams around the world, not just for Manchester City ".

Sport Slaven Bilic: 'Manuel Lanzini happy at West Ham United'
Author: 0 Slaven Bilic: 'Manuel Lanzini happy at West Ham United'

Lanzini is on a £35,000 a week contract that lasts until 2020 with West Ham but the east London club want to improve the 24-year-old's terms by at least doubling his wage to £70,000 to ensure he stays. West Ham have managed to convince Tottenham Hotspur linked midfielder William Carvalho to move to the London Stadium, but they are yet to find an agreement with Sporting Lisbon .

Sport New Pakistan boss targets return of global action
Author: 0 New Pakistan boss targets return of global action

Sethi, 69, will replace Shaharyar Khan, who quit because of health and personal reasons after completing his tenure. Executive chairman of FICA, Tony Irish, was quoted as saying that the players' representative body is in communication with the PCB regarding the World XI series and wants to see the security plan for the proposed matches.

Author: 0 We're buying three more players - Guardiola

Mourinho's starting line up could read: the ever reliable David De Gea in goal; Antonio Valencia offering strength and pace down the right -who Mourinho has recently rated claiming "there is no better right-back in football", - Eric Bailly and Lindelof playing as a solid pair in the centre and the technical Daley Blind at left-back.

Sport Chelsea Must Do This To Hope To Defend Title - Alan Shearer
Author: 0 Chelsea Must Do This To Hope To Defend Title - Alan Shearer

I think he has good prospects for Chelsea - for now and the future. But, with a return to the Champions League resulting in additional fixtures, the Blues' squad size appears thin. "Bakayoko is a good signing for us", the Italian said. Our performances against the big teams were pretty good past year, barring Chelsea away.

Sport Chelsea Step-Up Interest In £30m Star As Conte Eyes Quadruple Swoop
Author: 0 Chelsea Step-Up Interest In £30m Star As Conte Eyes Quadruple Swoop

Conte recently signed a two-year deal with the Premier League champions after a highly-successful debut season at Stamford Bridge, but his open frustration regarding Chelsea's lack of significant squad reinforcement has led to speculation that he is not in this for the long-term.

Sport Tyler Saladino starting for White Sox versus Kansas City
Author: 0 Tyler Saladino starting for White Sox versus Kansas City

He struck out six, walked three, and threw 68 of his 102 pitches for strikes in a no-decision. Lopez, acquired from the Washington Nationals in the Adam Eaton trade last winter , is one of the top prospects in the team's system, and he will be looking to continue his strong play of late when he toes the rubber Friday.

Sport Swansea City, Everton talks over Gylfi Sigurdsson break down
Author: 0 Swansea City, Everton talks over Gylfi Sigurdsson break down

Only one team - relegated Sunderland (16) - scored fewer home Premier League goals than Southampton's tally of 17 last season . "We are expecting him to come back to train with us because we need the player". This will be the first season in charge of Southampton for Pellegrino, who will hope he can bring exciting football back to the club after fans became disheartened with Claude Puel's style of play.

Sport I love Olivier Giroud as a man and a player - Arsene Wenger
Author: 0 I love Olivier Giroud as a man and a player - Arsene Wenger

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is hoping record signing Alexandre Lacazette can follow in the footsteps of Zlatan Ibrahimovic and hit the ground running in the Premier League . The Gunners are without the injured Alexis Sanchez for the game at the Emirates Stadium, but looked in good spirits ahead of the night fixture. "We kept the faith and kept believing in our game to push hard", said Giroud who has vowed to fight for his place.

Sport European markets end lower amid geopolitical tensions
Author: 0 European markets end lower amid geopolitical tensions

European markets registered their worst weekly loss this year on Friday amid rising tensions between United States and North Korea. If you purchase before the ex-dividend date, you get the dividend. Meanwhile, Coca Cola HBC AG (LON:CCH) was the top performer on the index, with shares up 9.10% after the beverage company's bottling plant operator reported an increase in first-half earnings, thanks to strong volume growth, price increases and improved packaging.

Sport Pep Praises New City Signing
Author: 0 Pep Praises New City Signing

The game is free to play and gives you a chance to win tickets to a Premier League match of your choice, as fans earn points for the accuracy of their predictions. Midfielder Ilkay Gundogan is nearing a return since being sidelined since December, and Guardiola suggested he could play next week in a friendly against Girona.

Sport Stormy weather halts play at PGA Championship
Author: 0 Stormy weather halts play at PGA Championship

Tiger Woods was more than a year away from turning pro. "This game puzzles me every day of the week". " When I had the chances that I had and I just couldn't get the ball to go in on the greens, that is when I get the most frustrated I can get out there ", Spieth said.

Sport Eagles trade WR Jordan Matthews for Bills CB Ronald Darby
Author: 0 Eagles trade WR Jordan Matthews for Bills CB Ronald Darby

Whether that time is lessened to two games or four games there still lies uncertainty that Elliott could miss valuable time for the Cowboys - and if it's early in the season that's a problem for fantasy owners. Meanwhile, Matthews played 93 percent of his snaps out of the slot in 2014-2015, and then 67 percent in 2016. He caught 153 passes for 2,459 yards and 17 TDs as a Bill .

Sport Man City set to spend another £110m on Busquets and Van Dijk
Author: 0 Man City set to spend another £110m on Busquets and Van Dijk

However, Guardiola's ability to win trophies this year will come down to the players on the pitch. Ederson had a strong preseason with Man City this summer. Silva will certainly push out some of the older players in the squad while giving some competition for winger Leroy Sane. But such was the maturity he showed during his first-team opportunities - notably in a 1-1 draw at Manchester United in January - that regular starter Nathaniel Clyne could soon be under pressure for his ...