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Author: 0 Arsenal know they can beat Chelsea - Petr Cech

The Blues hit the Azerbaijani side for six at Stamford Bridge - but focus has quicky switched to the London derby with Arsenal on Sunday. Antonio Conte has one main injury worry as Danny Drinkwater wasn't included in the match day sqaud for Chelsea's 6-0 win over Qarabag during the week.

Sport Bottas contract a no-brainer for Mercedes - Wolff
Author: 0 Bottas contract a no-brainer for Mercedes - Wolff

After hitting the sweet spot with the Mercedes W08 vehicle in Italy, Hamilton is hopeful it can help the team in Singapore despite being a different type of circuit. "For our team, the bonus factors are the respect and sportsmanship that have grown between our two drivers", Wolff said. "The chemistry and dynamic between Valtteri and Lewis works and are what we need to take the fight to our competitors".

Sport Local students are named semifinalists in National Merit Scholarship Program
Author: 0 Local students are named semifinalists in National Merit Scholarship Program

Jennewein are finalists for the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program. A number of students throughout Northeast Mississippi received significant national distinction this week by being named National Merit Semifinalists. Semifinalists have to fulfill several requirements before they can advance to the final level of the National Merit Scholarship competition. The Batesville students are among 16,000 finalists nationwide.

Sport Manchester City 5-0 Liverpool, 2017 Premier League
Author: 0 Manchester City 5-0 Liverpool, 2017 Premier League

This season he is in a good mood, maybe because he is a father. City were already leading 1-0 at the time through Aguero's opener and went on to win comfortably with doubles from Jesus and Leroy Sane . Of course it was fearless because Mane was coming. And Mane, who faces a three-match ban as Liverpool do not plan to launch an appeal, later apologised to Ederson via social media, although he stressed there was no malice or intent in his unsafe challenge.

Sport Champions League Preview: Manchester City Need A Good Start Against Feyenoord
Author: 0 Champions League Preview: Manchester City Need A Good Start Against Feyenoord

Stones' strike set a milestone at the club, marking the fastest of any of City's 82 Champions League goals in the club's history. But, although City won the English top flight in 2011-12 and 2013-14 to sit alongside three domestic cup triumphs over recent seasons, success on the continent has proved elusive, with a 2015-16 run to the semi-finals the only time they have progressed beyond the last 16 in six attempts.

Sport Coutinho Could Return Against Sevilla Admits Jurgen Klopp
Author: 0 Coutinho Could Return Against Sevilla Admits Jurgen Klopp

Saturday's shocking 5-0 drubbing at Manchester City confirmed supporters' long-held fears about their team's vulnerability at the back, as Liverpool's defensive shortcomings were ruthlessly exposed by the brilliant Kevin De Bruyne and Co.

Sport Burnely's Tom Heaton undergoes surgery on dislocated shoulder, according to Sky Sources
Author: 0 Burnely's Tom Heaton undergoes surgery on dislocated shoulder, according to Sky Sources

Danish global Lindegaard, 33, edged closer to a surprise Premier League return today when Clarets chief Sean Dyche confirmed he is having a good look at him. Lindegaard has been without a club since leaving Preston North End in the summer and boasts Premier League experience having played ten times in Manchester United's title winning 2012/13 campaign.

Sport Hue Jackson: DeShone Kizer 'gives us hope'
Author: 0 Hue Jackson: DeShone Kizer 'gives us hope'

Just think: Cleveland, a quarterback wasteland for almost two decades, may have finally found its man. "[Cleveland's] offense is similar to Cincinnati's, so they're definitely going to be looking at stuff that they hurt us on and stuff the Browns hurt us on the past".

Sport Arsene Wenger Will Not Use Chelsea Game As Europa League Excuse
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger Will Not Use Chelsea Game As Europa League Excuse

This season's Europa League represents a golden opportunity for Wenger to finally win European silverware for his club. That does not necessarily mean it will be a team of inexperienced youngsters as Jack Wilshere could make a long-awaited comeback while Alexis Sanchez may feature as he strives for match sharpness.

Sport Lynx center Fowles named WNBA MVP
Author: 0 Lynx center Fowles named WNBA MVP

The Lynx demolished the Mystics in Game 1 of the Semifinals, with a 101-81 shellacking. Logic would suggest the league is about to give the MVP award to Sylvia Fowles , who has been the presumptive favorite for much of the season and has already earned the Associated Press player of the year honor.

Sport Ellen to LaVar: Skip meals and maybe you can afford Lonzo's shoes
Author: 0 Ellen to LaVar: Skip meals and maybe you can afford Lonzo's shoes

It turn's out Ball wasn't lying when he said BBB was going to be a family affair. As they continue on, the panel discusses LeBron James' potential future with the Lakers and Lonzo. raised basketball-loving sons. However, no matter how you feel about Ball, there's no arguing that his kind gesture on Wednesday came from a good place.

Sport Knicks sign Jarrett Jack
Author: 0 Knicks sign Jarrett Jack

Jack will join Ramon Sessions as another experienced point guard on the NY roster. Jack has been a successful veteran in the league and has proved to be an efficient floor general even going into his thirties, but a couple of untimely injuries have derailed the last few years of his career.

Sport Bernard Hopkins Compares GGG vs Canelo To Fight Of The Past
Author: 0 Bernard Hopkins Compares GGG vs Canelo To Fight Of The Past

In his last fight, Golovkin outpointed Daniel Jacobs at Madison Square Garden in NY. He has fought in 22 cities and seven different countries but never in Sin City. "I don't want to talk too much", Golovkin said this week at their final pre-fight press conference, to which a Spanish-speaking Alvarez followed, "You know me, I don't like to talk a lot".

Sport Lions fan surrenders season tickets after racist Snapchat post
Author: 0 Lions fan surrenders season tickets after racist Snapchat post

This past Sunday as the Lions opened their NFL season, a fan sat in the stands and was not happy that other fans near him did not stand for the national anthem. Lions running back Ammer Abdullah took to Twitter to express his disappointment, saying he was "disgusted". I think it was handled appropriately, and those things happen sometimes.

Sport Leishman leads by two at BMW Championship
Author: 0 Leishman leads by two at BMW Championship

Making his course debut at Conway Farms Golf Club, the Spaniard had no issues getting the lay of the land. He picked up four more birdies coming in for a comfortable clubhouse lead - which Day sliced into with five birdies in a storming back nine.

Author: 0 Glad Lionel Messi is playing for me: Barcelona manager Valverde

But once he found room to work, Messi picked Buffon's Juventus apart - to take some revenge from last year's elimination and continue his superb start to the current season. The English champions put six past Azerbaijan entrant Qarabag in a display that showed the new boys just how far out of their depth they were. His goal was the second of the night and he created the sixth for Michy Batshuayi to bundle in at the near post to end the tie 6-0.

Sport Pogba facing up to six weeks out with hamstring injury
Author: 0 Pogba facing up to six weeks out with hamstring injury

Pogba, the United captain for the 3-0 win at Old Trafford , had to be removed after just 19 minutes, and was seen hobbling away from the ground on crutches . We could have put ourselves in trouble", he said . 'It's hard when you're in and out of the team, but we have to find the positives and I think we have both done that, ' Rashford added.

Sport Jon Jones : Stripped again from his title
Author: 0 Jon Jones : Stripped again from his title

In August it was announced that Jones failed a USADA drug test, testing positive for the anabolic steroid Turinabol , and Tuesday his B Sample also came back positive confirming the August test. Because of the drug result, the UFC gave Jones a disqualification loss. Jones has a lengthy history of misbehaviour. While responding to said question, the former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion states that he has never used steroids.

Sport I think it will be close in Singapore, says Vettel
Author: 0 I think it will be close in Singapore, says Vettel

When Hamilton won his first championship, in 2008, Vettel was busy confirming his future-star status with some storming drives for Toro Rosso , culminating in that unforgettable victory at Monza - a first for both team and driver. you can't really overtake here - plus the cars are wider, so positioning is going to be very important, so getting the vehicle set up right so you can execute in qualifying, I guess, is one of the key matters".

Sport Umpire Quinn Wolcott seemed to think Tigers might've hit him on objective
Author: 0 Umpire Quinn Wolcott seemed to think Tigers might've hit him on objective

On Wednesday, the Detroit Tigers were trailing the Indians 4-1 in the bottom of the third inning when pitcher Buck Farmer hit umpire Quinn Wolcott with a pitch. The ball missed Hicks's glove and hit Wolcott in the chest. "It shouldn't even be a thought from anybody that Hicks and I would do that". It seems the Indians' broadcasters weren't the only ones who thought the Tigers might have hit umpire Quinn Wolcott on objective amid frustration over bad calls.

Sport Alex Smith slams 49ers for dysfunctional work environment
Author: 0 Alex Smith slams 49ers for dysfunctional work environment

Since then, he has been selected to two Pro Bowls and tallied 13,934 passing yards, 80 touchdowns, and 28 interceptions. The Chiefs traded up to 10th overall to select Patrick Mahomes to groom behind the 33-year-old Smith. "They brought him in, drafted him". Smith said the team executing well in critical situations proved the difference. That made it even more hard for the quarterback.

Sport McDermott recalls knowledge of Panthers ahead of Sunday game
Author: 0 McDermott recalls knowledge of Panthers ahead of Sunday game

Sean McDermott reiterated Wednesday that the decrease in playing time is all part of the rotational system he runs with his defensive line. "I'm good", he said. It's not about me. As much as I would like to see Buffalo come away from Week 2 at 2-0, it's just hard to see the Bills beating any quality football teams with Tyrod Taylor as their starting quarterback.