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Author: 0 Arsenal coach Wenger blames referees for loss to Stoke City

However that was not the case, although our new signing Alexandre Lacazette managed to rattle one into the back of the net, it was ruled offside by less than an inch. "Personally, I don't think he deserved it". 'A lot of people were questioning what we were about this year, for some reasons that were valid and others that were ill-informed and didn't have the whole story, ' said the Potters boss after new signing Jese Rodriguez's victor.

Sport PFA calls for new probe into Aluko claims
Author: 0 PFA calls for new probe into Aluko claims

Aluko said she was speaking out now because there was "a lot of half-truths out in the public". The Guardian also says Sampson was also being investigated for asking a mixed-race player about how many times she had been arrested. Additionally, Aluko claims that another staff member spoke to her in a mock Caribbean accent. This is contrary to the statement by The FA made last week, in which they made clear her allegations did not have any substance.

Sport Nadal, Pliskova advance at Cincinnati on day of upsets
Author: 0 Nadal, Pliskova advance at Cincinnati on day of upsets

The third set was tied 2-2 when a severe storm moved through the area, causing a almost two-hour delay. Sixth-seeded Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark, a finalist at Toronto last week, also rolled on with a 6-2, 6-4 victory over Elena Vesnina of Russian Federation.

Sport First Look at New Netflix Comedy Special Jerry Before Seinfeld
Author: 0 First Look at New Netflix Comedy Special Jerry Before Seinfeld

Jerry Seinfeld's first Netflix comedy special is debuting in September. "In the hour-long special, Jerry Seinfeld returns to The Comic Strip in New York City for an intimate stand-up set at the club that helped launch his career", a Netflix press release said.

Sport Jon Jones Tests Positive for Steroids, Stripped of Title
Author: 0 Jon Jones Tests Positive for Steroids, Stripped of Title

It is the third time Jones has failed a drug test and the second time he has tested positive for a banned substance in a USADA test. It's the second time Jones has failed a drugs test by the US Anti-Doping Agency having done so before UFC 200 previous year.

Sport Leeds United want Rudy Gestede to provide competition for Caleb Ekuban
Author: 0 Leeds United want Rudy Gestede to provide competition for Caleb Ekuban

The 25-year-old ruled himself out of selection for Leeds' victory at Sunderland on Saturday but, having signed a four-year deal at Turf Moor, is eager to make his presence felt. Boro have already rejected a bid worth £6m from Leeds for Gestede, but the Whites could get their man if they push to sign him before the window slams shut next week.

Sport Azarenka pulls out of US Open over childcare issue
Author: 0 Azarenka pulls out of US Open over childcare issue

The two-time Australian Open champion had hinted in a Twitter post last week that she may have to pull out of the year's final Grand Slam event. A frustrated Azarenka finished off her statement said, " No should have to choose between their child and their career ". "Balancing child care and a career is not easy for any parent, but it is a challenge I am willing to face and embrace", Azarenka added.

Sport Eagles WR Treggs tweets he's been fined $25K
Author: 0 Eagles WR Treggs tweets he's been fined $25K

Treggs took to Twitter and announced he had been fined $25,000 by the National Football League, possibly for the hit on Randall in the Eagles' preseason loss to the Packers on August 10. The recipient of Treggs' block , Green Bay cornerback Damarious Randall , tweeted at Treggs with a similar bold comment. He did have a fantastic preseason opener though, catching seven passes for 91 yards.

Sport Spanish swimmer Fernando Alvarez takes a minute silence before World Championships final
Author: 0 Spanish swimmer Fernando Alvarez takes a minute silence before World Championships final

As the rest of the competitors took to the water, Alvarez did not. The swimmer told Spanish digital newspaper website El Espanol that he'd requested a minute's silence twice - once the day before the race and once on the day. The team Alvarez swims with, Club Natacion Cadiz , confirmed the news on Facebook and said it "shows its regret and rejects the barbarity of the terrorist attack in Barcelona " in a translated post.

Sport White CLE Browns Player 'I Kneeled to Support My African American Teammates'
Author: 0 White CLE Browns Player 'I Kneeled to Support My African American Teammates'

Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch and Seattle Seahawks defensive lineman Michael Bennett were among those who protested August 12-13. The issue is that it doesn't provide equal opportunity to everybody. However, my words did reflect my concern - that I would express to any player - about protesting during the anthem.

Sport Cavs-Celtics in 'active trade' talks on Irving-for-Thomas swap
Author: 0 Cavs-Celtics in 'active trade' talks on Irving-for-Thomas swap

It's been previously reported that the Celtics have monitored the Irving situation closely from the start, with Celtics president Danny Ainge making his 'obligatory' calls to the Cavaliers to see what it would take to pry the all-world guard out of Cleveland.

Sport Lonzo Ball Thanks Jay-Z for Buying His ZO2 Sneakers
Author: 0 Lonzo Ball Thanks Jay-Z for Buying His ZO2 Sneakers

Tatum certainly could have a great career with the Celtics, although the rookies are probably correct to vote him so low in Rookie of the Year . After a dominant performance during the NBA Summer League, it's clear Smith Jr.is turning heads and even his fellow rookies are impressed with what they've seen thus far.

Sport NY 14-year-old dies after collapsing at football practice
Author: 0 NY 14-year-old dies after collapsing at football practice

Officers responded to a 911 call and found him "unconscious and unresponsive", police said. Bess's death comes less than two weeks after the death of another NY high school football player. The school released a statement offering "heartfelt thoughts and prayers" to Dominick's family, friends and teammates. The cause of death is still unclear.

Sport Eagles coach Adam Gase? It might have happened if Dolphins hadn't pounced
Author: 0 Eagles coach Adam Gase? It might have happened if Dolphins hadn't pounced

It is very likely he would have taken over for the fired Chip Kelly if the Eagles would have offered Gase the job. You get to go up against different guys who play differently, have different moves. Grant was dealing with some Achilles tightness in Thursdays game is now just nursing it. "It's over time and over years", Jeffery said. "It is what it is".

Sport The Next Jamie Vardy on Sky1
Author: 0 The Next Jamie Vardy on Sky1

The England worldwide managed 13 league goals last season as has already netted two strikes in as many matches for his club during the current campaign. Conte's need to bolster his attacking options may in turn lead to a bid for Vardy, with the Telegraph naming the Foxes striker as one of several strikers on the Italian's shortlist, along with Fernando Llorente, Andrea Belotti and Christian Benteke.

Sport Bill O'Brien: Tom Savage has 'good command of our offense'
Author: 0 Bill O'Brien: Tom Savage has 'good command of our offense'

The first-round pick has completed 18-of-35 throws for 281 yards so far in preseason contests and gets his next opportunity to impress Saturday night at 8 p.m.in New Orleans. O'Brien has been very complimentary of Watson in recent weeks, though, and is confident about the former Clemson QB's future. Watson, meanwhile waits for his chance as he continues to develop in the complex O'Brien offense.

Sport National Basketball Association rookies down on Sixers' Markelle Fultz's potential?
Author: 0 National Basketball Association rookies down on Sixers' Markelle Fultz's potential?

Smith impressed scouts - and his fellow rookies, apparently - with standout athleticism and explosiveness in the NBA Las Vegas Summer League, where he averaged 17.8 points per game. Sports Illustrated last week named Tatum the rookie " Most Likely To Succeed ", and oddsmakers installed him as the fourth favorite to win the Rookie of the Year.

Sport Daniel Sturridge fit to play Crystal Palace, Coutinho and Clyne injured
Author: 0 Daniel Sturridge fit to play Crystal Palace, Coutinho and Clyne injured

On the other side, Crystal Palace had a awful last season in which they had to sack Allan Pardew and replace him with "Big" Sam Allardyce who did his magic and saved the Eagles from the relegation. Liverpool return to Premier League duty on Saturday when they face Crystal Palace at Anfield. Eventually the clouds over Anfield disappeared, the sun broke through and Sadio Mane scrambled a goal that got Liverpool three points they badly needed.

Sport Barcelona To Sue Neymar For Breach Of Contract
Author: 0 Barcelona To Sue Neymar For Breach Of Contract

FC Barcelona has started these proceedings to protect its interests following Neymar's contract termination just months after he signed a contract extension until 2021. Neymar then capped a magnificent performance with a sensational solo goal, the fourth PSG scored following the dismissal of Marco Verratti for a second yellow card 21 minutes from time.

Sport Fancy Bears hackers reveal football drug use
Author: 0 Fancy Bears hackers reveal football drug use

Carlos Tevez , Juan Sebastian Veron and Dirk Kuyt have been named by hackers Fancy Bears as three of the players permitted to use otherwise-banned medicines during the 2010 World Cup. The "Lab Result Report Samples" are all anonymous. A total 25 players have been named in the list, published Tuesday, to have received Therapeutic Use Exemption (TUE) or Declaration of Use (DoU) forms from the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) to take banned substances at the tournament.

Sport Ferrari F1 Keeps Our Favorite Mumbling Weirdo Kimi Räikkönen For 2018
Author: 0 Ferrari F1 Keeps Our Favorite Mumbling Weirdo Kimi Räikkönen For 2018

Raikkonen's signature comes after he chased home Sebastian Vettel in a dominant Ferrari display in the Hungarian Grand Prix in his most recent outing . Raikkonen's extension all but confirms Vettel will remain with the team for next year at least. The decision is not a complete surprise, although it does call into question the Finn's relationship with Ferrari president Sergio Marchionne given his previous comments made at the Austraian Grand Prix last month.

Sport Neymar: Barcelona suing Brazilian star after move to Paris Saint-Germain
Author: 0 Neymar: Barcelona suing Brazilian star after move to Paris Saint-Germain

Neymar signed a contract extension with the Catalan giants in October past year before leaving for Paris earlier this month in a €222 million deal. "I want to speak the truth, I'm very sad with them", said the Brazilian star who cost the Paris club a world record 222 million euros ($261 million) to prise from Barcelona .

Sport More injuries: Indians depth continues to be tested
Author: 0 More injuries: Indians depth continues to be tested

Starting pitcher Mike Clevinger allowed a two-run home run three batters into the game, then after a three-run shot from Roberto Perez put Cleveland in front 3-2 in the second, served up another homer - a two-run blast from Hanley Ramirez - that returned the lead to Boston at 4-3 in the fifth.

Sport Denver Broncos GM John Elway wants to see progress from Paxton Lynch
Author: 0 Denver Broncos GM John Elway wants to see progress from Paxton Lynch

Beathard and then Matt Barkley . The poor performance left 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan in a foul mood. Hoyer completed 8-of-11 passes for 89 yards and an interception. It's been a revolving door surrounding the 49ers SAM linebacker. The question with Henderson has turned from IF he will play this season, to how much he will play.