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Sport Dolphins kneel for national anthem, stand during British anthem
Author: 0 Dolphins kneel for national anthem, stand during British anthem

The Saints opened as 1.5-point favorites; the total was 50 early in the week, according to sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark. New Orleans' last shut out an opponent on December 16, 2012, a 41-0 win against Tampa Bay. London-born Jay Ajayi , who plays for the Dolphins and poster boy of the International Series, stood during the USA national anthem. He's the NFL's only skill player from Britain.

Author: 0 Empty stadium a protest not security related: Barcelona boss

The statement added: "Given the exceptional nature of events, the Board of Directors have decided that the FC Barcelona first team game against Las Palmas will be played behind closed doors following the Professional Football League's refusal to postpone the game".

Sport The puzzle confounding Mercedes in Malaysia
Author: 0 The puzzle confounding Mercedes in Malaysia

Back to the race on Sunday, the weather may well play an important part as it did previous year, when it was won by Daniel Ricciardo in his Red Bull . "I don't want to be hit", responded Raikkonen. "The vehicle seems to be unbalanced and that triggers an terrible lot of consequences and it was certainly one of the worst Fridays I can remember".

Sport Barcelona v Las Palmas to take place behind closed doors
Author: 0 Barcelona v Las Palmas to take place behind closed doors

The Barcelona board met as footage of law enforcement officers using batons and rubber bullets on the crowds emerged, while voters were forcibly removed from some polling stations. "We have chose to embroider on our shirt a small Spanish flag and today's date, October 1, to quietly demonstrate our hope in the future of this country, and in the good will of those who live in it, in search of the best understanding", Las Palmas said in a statement.

Sport Confirmed: Carlo Ancelotti sacked by Bayern Munich ahead of Celtic tie
Author: 0 Confirmed: Carlo Ancelotti sacked by Bayern Munich ahead of Celtic tie

All three players had started Bayern's previous fixture - a 2-2 draw at home to Wolfsburg in the Bundesliga - and Ancelotti rang the chances for the Champions League trip to Parc des Princes, starting with Javi Martinez alongside Niklas Sule in central defence and James Rodriguez in attack.

Sport Kevin de Bruyne Helps Man City Register Victory Over Chelsea
Author: 0 Kevin de Bruyne Helps Man City Register Victory Over Chelsea

Rudiger said: "First of all I hope everybody stays healthy [when they are away], that's the main thing, and then after we have to set our minds straight and go back on a winning run". "We played tactically a great game, It's a nice win because it's hard to win here. I'm so satisfied because we won in the way we tried from the beginning".

Sport Mourinho: Lukaku can't be rotated without Ibrahimovic
Author: 0 Mourinho: Lukaku can't be rotated without Ibrahimovic

Romelu Lukaku equalled an impressive record held by Manchester United legend Andrew Cole with his strike against Crystal Palace this afternoon. Ashley Young said Manchester United are eyeing every title on offer as they continue to impress in the Premier League and Champions league.

Sport Roy Keane praises Romelu Lukaku before setting him a tough challenge
Author: 0 Roy Keane praises Romelu Lukaku before setting him a tough challenge

It's taken him just nine games with his new club to reach double figures and, like numerous club's supporters, Roy Keane has been impressed with what he's seen so far from the Belgian worldwide at United . Jose Mourinho claims Liverpool are " luckier " than his Manchester United side when it comes to the Premier League fixture list. "My dream of the Champions League is about to come true".

Sport India look to test bench strength against Australia
Author: 0 India look to test bench strength against Australia

Even-though the Men in Blue are leading the series 3-1, stopping a resurgent Australia would not be easy. Although India stopped Australia well below 350, a target of 335 proved too hard for India's stroke makers. India: To win the last ODI, the key bowlers - Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Kuldeep Yadav, back in the squad as they have gained the trick to clinch wickets when it's needed the most.

Sport Jose Mourinho says Man United can not afford to rest Romelu Lukaku
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho says Man United can not afford to rest Romelu Lukaku

Lukaku hasn't missed a minute in the Premier League or the Champions League . "They can always be in finishing areas, in fact I want them to be, so if people like Jesse Lingard, Juan Mata, Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Anthony Martial score goals, I think it's just a natural outcome of the way we play".

Author: 0 Pep Guardiola reveals the team he would love to manage

Their incredible start to the season has seen them thrash Watford 6-0 and Crystal Palace 5-0. "We have more [finishers] - Bernardo [Silva], and Raheem [Sterling] and Leroy [Sane] are going to play more in the middle". The City manager said that his players now had the belief in his high-pressing system and had set out their stall to try to win every game rather than adapt to a more defensive, counter-attacking style when they visit the likes of Manchester United, Tottenham and Arsenal.

Sport Bayern sack Ancelotti after defeat at PSG
Author: 0 Bayern sack Ancelotti after defeat at PSG

Ancelotti was forced to defend his team selection after the midweek defeat having left Franck Ribery , Arjen Robben and Mats Hummels on the bench, while Jerome Boateng was not included in the squad. "I think what we saw this evening [Wednesday] was not Bayern Munich". His methods are seen as nearly archaic in comparison to the Spaniard's, and a year ago was season as something of a failure when Ancelotti, touted as an expert in the Champions League when he arrived, could only lead the ...

Sport That was not Bayern Munich - Rummenigge laments bitter loss
Author: 0 That was not Bayern Munich - Rummenigge laments bitter loss

Carlo Ancelotti has left his post as manager of Bayern Munich, the German club have announced. Robben, who was unable to make an impact during his 21 minutes on the field, admitted his team-mates were undone by PSG's counter-attacks but refused to criticise Ancelotti's selection.

Sport Matsuyama off target at Presidents Cup
Author: 0 Matsuyama off target at Presidents Cup

Dustin Johnson extended his record to 4-0 this week, teaming with Matt Kuchar for an easy victory in foursomes and riding U.S. Open champion Brooks Koepka and his hot putter for a 3-and-2 victory that put the Americans on the cusp of victory.

Sport Hoffman chipped in for birdie and then accidentally decked Chappell's caddie
Author: 0 Hoffman chipped in for birdie and then accidentally decked Chappell's caddie

But the worldwide duo got hot late and ended up winning the match, 1 up. "We have to play for our pride". Phil Mickelson, the only man to play in all 12 Presidents Cups - and a veteran of 23 USA match play teams - nabbed a record-setting 25th victory in the morning foursomes, teaming with Kevin Kisner in a 2 & 1 victory over Venezuelan Jhonattan Vegas and Argentina's Emiliano Grillo.

Author: 0 SC vs. Texas A&M 2017 live stream

Last season Bentley did not play in A&M's 24-13 win over SC, which wasn't assured until a Daniel LaCamera field goal with 1:41 remaining. After no first downs and a mere 17 yards in the first quarter, Bentley began showing off the arm that has National Football League scouts charting him.

Author: 0 Pep Guardiola Takes Pop At Man Utd's Style Of Play

The pair spoke when recording an interview for the BBC 's The Premier League Show and the Spaniard boss took the opportunity to refresh Lineker's memory of a story that took place at the Nou Camp when he was playing for the Catalan Giants.

Sport Wenger delivers latest Arsenal injury update ahead of Brighton clash
Author: 0 Wenger delivers latest Arsenal injury update ahead of Brighton clash

Asked if he felt he had been written off too soon, Wilshere said: "Yeah, but that is football". "We realised what we produced was not good enough", Wenger said. The 30-year-old, who scored the victor in his side's 1-0 victory, appeared to stamp on Newcastle defender DeAndre Yedlin in the 88th minute. But they remain six points behind the Manchester clubs in the title race, and ahead of another worldwide break, Wenger said the Brighton game was a crucial opportunity to maintain momentum.

Sport Beauden Barrett Displays Ridiculous Skill As All Blacks Rip Apart Argentina
Author: 0 Beauden Barrett Displays Ridiculous Skill As All Blacks Rip Apart Argentina

The All Blacks made nine changes to their squad to face Argentina on Thursday with one eye on the next World Cup as they looked to clinch the Rugby Championship with a game to spare. Argentina led New Zealand 16-15 at halftime and by seven points after 50 minutes in their previous meeting in New Plymouth on September 9 before conceding three converted second half tries in the final half hour and going down 39-22.

Sport Florida State survives Wake Forest in 26-19 win
Author: 0 Florida State survives Wake Forest in 26-19 win

Florida State junior receiver Auden Tate , with left arm in a sling after playing with a separated shoulder, was in a little less pain following the Seminoles' first win of the season. "Those no longer exist in our program". The Seminoles (1-2, 1-1 Atlantic Coast Conference) drove into Wake Forest territory with less than two minutes to play but chose to punt on fourth-and-2 from the 42-yard line.

Sport Two Texas high school football players kicked off team for anthem protest
Author: 0 Two Texas high school football players kicked off team for anthem protest

Directly following the anthem, their head coach, Ronnie Mitchem, told the sophomore and senior players to take off their jerseys and immediately dismissed them from the team. He said: "Like I said, I'm a former Marine". He suggested players could kneel after scoring a touchdown, or that they could write and hand out a flyer about the issues.

Sport LSU paid Troy almost $1 million to come and beat them
Author: 0 LSU paid Troy almost $1 million to come and beat them

The Tigers were blown out at Mississippi State 37-7 two weeks ago and couldn't put away Syracuse and ended up only defeating the Orange 35-26. When the pressure was highest, when LSU needed someone - anyone - to make a play, the Tigers fell short time and time again.

Sport Twins double up Tigers 6-3
Author: 0 Twins double up Tigers 6-3

Warwick Saupold relieved Boyd, but allowed two hits, a run and a walk in just two thirds of an inning pitched. Caught a foul pop-up. Detroit Tigers shortstop Dixon Machado , right, watches as Minnesota Twins' Brian Dozier stumbles after crossing second base while trying for a triple during the first inning of a baseball game Friday, Sept.

Sport No. 24 Mississippi State at No. 13 Auburn
Author: 0 No. 24 Mississippi State at No. 13 Auburn

Stidham's second touchdown pass, a 47-yard strike to Will Hastings , effectively put the game out of reach, staking Auburn to a 21-3 lead with 13:38 left in the second quarter. Auburn's going to run for at least 250 yards. When Alabama went through the regular season undefeated and won an SEC title before losing to Clemson in the national championship game, the Crimson Tide defense scored a lot of points.

Author: 0 Upset special: Tennessee to beat Georgia

Because Tennessee's game plans NEVER WORK. But the Vols aren't relying on the front four to provide all the pressure. With the comfort of their home soil, the Vols can easily take the whole game into their favor if they play their cards right.