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Sport Stoke close in on loan deal for PSG flop Jese Rodriguez
Author: 0 Stoke close in on loan deal for PSG flop Jese Rodriguez

To celebrate the arrival of two-time Champions League victor Jese Rodriguez at Stoke ( yes, really ), we've had a look at every current Premier League player to have won the European Cup. That's because with the signing of Jese, a Champions League victor with Real on two occasions, Stoke will be the side with the most Champions League winners of all the teams in the Premier League this season.

Sport Klopp excited by 'incredible' Alexander-Arnold
Author: 0 Klopp excited by 'incredible' Alexander-Arnold

Heading into the game, many Reds would likely have taken a draw away from home, but in scoring two away goals and coming out with the win, Klopp's side are in the driver's seat. "Especially to make it with a goal was very special for me". "Overall we have got to be pleased with the result and how we played at times". "We have been together for 20 months and we always try to give good analysis to the players".

Sport Serena Williams Addresses Racism, Feminism and Return Date in Vogue Interview
Author: 0 Serena Williams Addresses Racism, Feminism and Return Date in Vogue Interview

Fine, that is a human achievement, sort of. "Two weeks after we found out [about the pregnancy] I played the Australian Open ", Williams said . Oh except the tournament will only be THREE MONTHS AFTER SHE'S GIVEN BIRTH. "Or I watch old matches of myself on the Tennis Channel". That's important. I need to play my best at all the big events. "Strength is beauty. So now on the court I want people to think that I'm powerful", she said.

Sport Paul Pogba: Nemanja Matic frees me to score for Manchester United
Author: 0 Paul Pogba: Nemanja Matic frees me to score for Manchester United

I always give my best and I know more about the Premier League and I've adapted more with the team". He said: "Last season the first question from everyone was always all about the price tag". "What he wants, we have to do". "Now I'm back and happy". However, Pogba's first season back in England was far from a success and he attracted a lot of criticism as he failed to find any consistency in his game.

Sport Marco Estrada allows two home runs in Blue Jays' loss to Rays
Author: 0 Marco Estrada allows two home runs in Blue Jays' loss to Rays

For the next month and a half, at least, it sure sounds like Estrada will get to stay in Toronto. "There's a lot of smiles, a lot of cheering going right now". Those runs proved crucial after Toronto's Josh Donaldson hit a three-run home run in the bottom of the frame to pull Toronto to within two of the lead.

Sport Chelsea Clear Favorites to Sign $84000-a-week Midfielder
Author: 0 Chelsea Clear Favorites to Sign $84000-a-week Midfielder

The Frenchman is keen for the England global to stay at the club for the upcoming season, but the midfielder is said to be reluctant to sign a new deal with the Gunners. Sanchez watched from the stands as Arsenal beat Leicester City 4-3 in their Premier League opener on Friday night, and Wenger is still confident he'll at least see out the remainder of his contract if not sign a new one.

Sport Chargers linebacker Denzel Perryman expected out until midseason
Author: 0 Chargers linebacker Denzel Perryman expected out until midseason

The situation reminds me of 2013 (a little bit), when Melvin Ingram tore his ACL in organized team activities, was placed on reserve-physically unable to perform (PUP) list and returned in December. Chargers linebacker Korey Toomer is expected to take over the starting middle linebacker role during Perryman's absence. Toomer, who had four tackles Sunday night, appeared in 13 games, with eight starts, last season, recording 69 total tackles and one sack.

Sport China, Jordan into FIBA Asia Cup quarters
Author: 0 China, Jordan into FIBA Asia Cup quarters

Big boys Ho Sekeun and Lee Seong Hyun each scored 16 points to pace the Koreans, who bucked a slow start against the hot-shooting Japanese then went on a late tear to peel off from a tight 57-56 contest at the Noufad Nawfal Sports Complex. At the final whistle, Jordan won the game and moved to the quarterfinals to play New Zealand on Thursday. Saved for the memorable semifinal win in the 2013 FIBA Asia Championship at the Mall of Asia Arena, the Filipinos absorbed some of their most painful ...

Sport Ian Kinsler says umpire Angel Hernandez needs to find another job
Author: 0 Ian Kinsler says umpire Angel Hernandez needs to find another job

He needs to find another job. Kinsler and the Tigers, now 12 games under.500 and an afterthought in the playoff race, get the Rangers again on Tuesday for the second of a three-game tilt. "I said, 'You need to re-evaluate your life, man". He said he doesn't take it personally. Kinsler's tirade wasn't fully audible to those watching, but some attempts to parse his words came up with " You need to go home , because you're f***ing bad at your job".

Sport Buffon, Messi, Ronaldo Make UEFA Award Shortlist
Author: 0 Buffon, Messi, Ronaldo Make UEFA Award Shortlist

To be included, you simply have to be playing for a UEFA club and performances count from all levels, club, domestically and for global sides. This fine trio of footballers are joined by a fair few from Real Madrid, including Luka Modric, Toni Kroos and Sergio Ramos.

Sport Rafael Devers turns first Red Sox triple play since 2011
Author: 0 Rafael Devers turns first Red Sox triple play since 2011

The reigning Cy Young Award victor improved to 7-14 - 3-0 in August - after going more than a month without a win. The St. Louis Cardinals have tabbed right hander Lance Lynn as Wednesday's starter at the Boston Red Sox . Red Sox: Benintendi was pulled after the fifth, and was replaced by Chris Young. "(He's) sore", Farrell said. NOTES: Red Sox 2B Dustin Pedroia will be out longer than the minimum 10 days in his second straight stint on the disabled list because of his balky left ...

Sport Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers set to sign a new striker
Author: 0 Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers set to sign a new striker

Club officials are standing firm saying they are refusing to sell any of their players before their Champions League fate is decided. The tie will be pivotal to Celtic's season as they aim to secure a place in the lucrative group stages of Europe's leading competition for a second consecutive campaign.

Sport USA greets Pakistan on 70th Independence Day
Author: 0 USA greets Pakistan on 70th Independence Day

At a flag hoisting ceremony, the High Commissioner, Taranjit Singh Sandhu, unfurled the National Flag and inspected a Guard of Honor presented by the BSF contingent. Some of people celebrating this special day by wishing their friends and relatives with the various ways as best quotes of Happy Independence Day Messages, SMS, Quotes, pictures, updating facebook covers, changing thier PCs Desktop backgrounds with the HD Wallpapers.

Sport Giants WR Odell Beckham 'speechless' over ESPN's auction segment
Author: 0 Giants WR Odell Beckham 'speechless' over ESPN's auction segment

Beckham had a one-word response: "Speechless". Attendees at the auction were not all white men, and the National Football League players - who make on average a seven-figure salary - were not all black men. I think how they did this was outrageous. How is it worse than a bunch of white billionaires jumping up and down and cheering, after they draft some young black player who has no say in where he goes? "Fam-The optics aren't good-agreed", Kenny Mayne tweeted from Seattle.

Sport Paulie Malignaggi Confirms He Wants To Fight Conor McGregor
Author: 0 Paulie Malignaggi Confirms He Wants To Fight Conor McGregor

They were talking about his opponent Conor McGregor of course. " You either fight them, or you just never mention them at all ". He constantly put me in the press with these edited videos, edited pictures, and whatnot. Combat Sports, both of which went on hiatus, I made a decision to venture out on my own and enlist a staff of writers and photographers that could help me achieve my goal of telling stories that would otherwise go untold.

Sport Cristiano Ronaldo hit with five match ban
Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo hit with five match ban

The antics building up to the second yellow card are up for debate. Two minutes later he was sent off for trying to win a penalty in a challenge from Samuel Umtiti , angrily pushing referee Ricardo De Burgos Bengoetxea before leaving the pitch.

Sport Watzke sets deadline for Barcelona's Dembele deal
Author: 0 Watzke sets deadline for Barcelona's Dembele deal

Barcelona was already the favourite". After flogging Neymar to Paris Saint-Germain in a record breaking deal supposedly worth in excess of £200m, Barca are hunting for the Brazilian's replacement and have pinpointed Dembele as the ideal candidate to do so at the Camp Nou, although La Liga giants will have to fork-out substantially if they're to nab his signature.

Sport Coutinho left out of Liverpool's Champions League play-off squad
Author: 0 Coutinho left out of Liverpool's Champions League play-off squad

Liverpool will look to take a huge step towards qualification to the group stages of the Champions League when they take on Hoffenheim tonight. He said: "For three months, we have been really looking forward to this game". "The old Achilles heel is the set-plays". The Liverpool midfielder has shown glimpses of his qualities since joining from Bayer Leverkusen, both attacking-wise and defensively, but it will be no doubt that the latter will be tested in an intriguing battle on his ...

Sport Gary Lineker reacts to Trent Alexander-Arnold's goal in Liverpool v Hoffenheim
Author: 0 Gary Lineker reacts to Trent Alexander-Arnold's goal in Liverpool v Hoffenheim

And they nearly made it 2-2 in the closing when Liverpool's marking fell apart from a free kick - but Benjamin Hubner sent a free header over the top. I told him he had to take the free-kick - he was the only one who can do it. "I had the confidence to take it and it paid off". Meanwhile, Hoffenheim boss Julian Nagelsmann believes his side were unfortunate to be on the losing side at the Rhein-Nekar-Arena.

Sport Chelsea target Sergi Roberto plans Barcelona exit: Antonio Conte offer on table
Author: 0 Chelsea target Sergi Roberto plans Barcelona exit: Antonio Conte offer on table

Roberto, who has been at Barcelona since 2006, made 47 appearances for the Catalan giants last season, but the arrival of Paulinho could mean more time on the bench this season. "He has returned from a complicated loan spell [at Granada] where he didn't play as much as both him and the club wanted". I spoke about the idea of him progressing to be a major player in the future.

Sport Las Vegas being considered to host 2026 FIFA World Cup
Author: 0 Las Vegas being considered to host 2026 FIFA World Cup

Mexico , the United States and Canada would all automatically qualify for the tournament if their joint bid bests Morocco's. The FIFA World Cup could be coming to Las Vegas . M&T Bank Stadium was one of 49 stadiums in 44 cities identified by the United Bid Committee as a potential venue for soccer's most popular showcase.

Sport Real Madrid beat Barcelona in Spanish Supercup first leg
Author: 0 Real Madrid beat Barcelona in Spanish Supercup first leg

Barca have failed to replace key players (Xavi, Neymar and Dani Alves) and allowed others to grow older (Iniesta and Mascherano and even Busquets and Pique) with no substitutes, while Madrid have sought young talent such as Theo Hernandez, Dani Ceballos, Marcos Asensio to give themselves a squad that on paper looks to be talented, deep and balanced and able to withstand the rigors of a long season in Spain and in Europe.