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Sport Mourinho has street named after him in Portugal
Author: 0 Mourinho has street named after him in Portugal

And the Portuguese has earned rave reviews for United's impressive start to the new season, with the Red Devils now joint top of the Premier League and unbeaten in their opening seven league matches. "Setubal remains the only city where I feel like myself, where I feel like Ze Mario (his Portuguese nickname), where I walk on the street and people treat me like I like to be treated".

Sport Yanks, Indians set for Game 1 with aces in hole
Author: 0 Yanks, Indians set for Game 1 with aces in hole

On Friday, Game 2 at Houston will kick off the day at 2:05 p.m. EDT, followed by Game 2 at Cleveland at 5:08 EDT. Lots of heros, lots of drama on Wednesday night, but the Diamondbacks have to turn right back around and head to LA on Thursday in preparation for the series.

Sport Bale Ruled Out Of 2018 World Cup Qualifiers
Author: 0 Bale Ruled Out Of 2018 World Cup Qualifiers

The Manchester United hero believes Bale needs to make changes, both in terms of his play style and how he treats his body, in order to ensure he can continue to play at a high level for many years to come. He further added "This campaign we haven't always had Bale, Aaron Ramsey or Joe Allen ". He may not have scored any goals (he did find the back of the net in a League Cup game against Leeds though) but his composure on and off the ball was evident - he completed 90% of his attempted ...

Sport Liverpool duo to start for England v Slovenia
Author: 0 Liverpool duo to start for England v Slovenia

In quotes attributed to Southgate in the London Evening Standard , the England manager revealed that he had talked to the 21-year-old about the incident and how he needed to act much more professionally in the future. He's a player who can do that. Much of that is to do with Slovenia's awful away form. "We've had to deal with must-win games in the last four", said Strachan.

Sport Northwestern coach in awe of Saquon Barkley
Author: 0 Northwestern coach in awe of Saquon Barkley

After surviving their Week 4 game against the Iowa Hawkeyes by the skin of their collective teeth, the Nittany Lions returned to Happy Valley with a chip on their shoulders and blew past an under-matched IN squad IN impressive fashion. It was Penn State's first kickoff return for a touchdown since Chaz Powell housed one against Indiana State in 2011. He ranks ninth in the nation in rushing with 574 yards and has scored a touchdown rushing, receiving and kick returning.

Sport Northwestern coach in awe of Saquon Barkley
Author: 0 Northwestern coach in awe of Saquon Barkley

After surviving their Week 4 game against the Iowa Hawkeyes by the skin of their collective teeth, the Nittany Lions returned to Happy Valley with a chip on their shoulders and blew past an under-matched IN squad IN impressive fashion. It was Penn State's first kickoff return for a touchdown since Chaz Powell housed one against Indiana State in 2011. He ranks ninth in the nation in rushing with 574 yards and has scored a touchdown rushing, receiving and kick returning.

Sport Northwestern coach a fan of Saquon Barkley - except for Saturday
Author: 0 Northwestern coach a fan of Saquon Barkley - except for Saturday

After breaking the Penn State career receptions record on Saturday, Hamilton has been named Big Ten co-Offensive Player of the Week. The three touchdown catches are a career high for Hamilton and marks the first time a Penn Stater had three scoring grabs in a game since Allen Robinson against in in 2012.

Author: 0 Centre of attention - Cavs makes Kevin Love change

The 40-year-old coach declined to comment on the issue of gun control, saying (via the AP), "I'm not really a political guy who says what you should do". In NBA.com's annual survey of league general managers, 50 percent of the respondents predicted James would win his fifth MVP award. Apparently, the meeting went well, because Shumpert seems to be happy with the Cavs as this year's preseason gets underway.

Author: 0 Cavs coach Lue says friends shot in at Las Vegas tragedy

Center Tristan Thompson , who started 78 games for the Cavs last season, will now come off the bench, according to multiple reports. Then, over the summer, Shumpert's name was mentioned in several trade rumors, which only served to add to his confusion.

Author: 0 Cavs' Tyronn Lue says three friends were wounded in Las Vegas shooting

James' injury is not believed to be serious, and the Cavs will make sure he's full healed before he plays. "We haven't played together still in like four years", Wade said. "I can't speak to laws or changes", he said. The Hawks (1-1) got 18 points from point guard Dennis Schroeder, 15 points and eight rebounds from small forward Taurean Prince and 13 points from center Dewayne Dedmon.

Sport Cavaliers moving Love to center, Thompson to reserve role
Author: 0 Cavaliers moving Love to center, Thompson to reserve role

The Cavs are making Love their starting center this season and he began the game with 3-pointers for Cleveland's first two baskets. "That's without LeBron and (point guard) Isaiah (Thomas ) on the floor", Lue said. After acquiring superstar Kevin Durant, the Warriors went on to dethrone the Cavs in the Finals past year. Crowder, acquired this summer in the Kyrie Irving trade, is a strong defender.

Author: 0 Nats GM: Scherzer to face Cubs in NLDS but not decided when

There was regression to the mean, particularly among the pitchers. Adnan Virk wears many hats in his role at ESPN, one of which was host of Baseball Tonight . General manager Mike Rizzo , meanwhile, offered up what has become the company line with regards to Scherzer over the last 48 hours: He's definitely pitching sometime in the NLDS, they're just not saying when yet.

Sport Toffees to swoop for Atletico Madrid striker Kevin Gameiro in January?
Author: 0 Toffees to swoop for Atletico Madrid striker Kevin Gameiro in January?

He replied: 'The English teams have improved so it's much more open. "There is less margin for error now". With five Premier League sides competing this campaign - Chelsea , Manchester City, Manchester United , Tottenham and the Reds - there is an added expectation for better performances from them compared to previous years.

Sport These Photos Of Russia's World Cup Stadium Are Going Viral
Author: 0 These Photos Of Russia's World Cup Stadium Are Going Viral

Only Bolivia and Venezuela can not qualify. The first qualifier is against Peru in Buenos Aires tomorrow, and five days later they will take on Ecuador in Quito. This time around, a Panama victory on USA soil would guarantee them a place in Russian Federation next year and consign the USMNT to the intercontinental playoff - although they risk missing out altogether should other results go against them.

Sport Tottenham striker Harry Kane to captain England against Slovenia
Author: 0 Tottenham striker Harry Kane to captain England against Slovenia

Harry Kane just couldn't stop scoring of late. In case you didn't know. . "He has ( Mauricio) Pochettino , one of the hottest managers in the world, who regards him highly and there are reasons for that", added Hart . Rooney has since retired from global football. While Group F leaders England need two points from their two remaining games to guarantee qualification, Slovenia's only realistic route to Russian Federation is via the playoffs.

Sport Roar For Four: Minnesota Lynx Win Fourth WNBA Championship in Seven Seasons
Author: 0 Roar For Four: Minnesota Lynx Win Fourth WNBA Championship in Seven Seasons

With the exception of Fowles (she was traded to Minnesota in 2015 and now has two titles with them), the Lynx's core four now have four 'chips together, tying the Houston Comets for the most banners in WNBA history. A rivalry this tight just had to come down to a Game 5, and Minnesota forced it with an 80-69 victory Sunday in Los Angeles . Minnesota held a 12-point lead with under two minutes to play, but a furious 9-0 run by the Sparks, in 57 seconds closed the gap to a single ...

Sport Tony Ferguson Says Kevin Lee is Trying to Be Something He's Not
Author: 0 Tony Ferguson Says Kevin Lee is Trying to Be Something He's Not

But because of his history of holding divisions hostage - he has yet to attempt a single defense of either UFC title he has won - it's impossible to talk about Saturday's interim championship bout between Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee without mentioning "The Notorious".

Author: 0 Sports Fix: Astros prepare for ALDS series with the Red Sox

Astros: OF Josh Reddick was seen by the trainer and should be able to work out on Tuesday, Hinch said . These guys can rake. The voting will probably come down to him and Yankees' Aaron Judge. His psychology degree from Stanford certainly doesn't hurt that notion. The Sox didn't have a regular hit better than.300, with second baseman Dustin Pedroia leading the team at.293.

Sport Yankees' bullpen almost flawless in wild-card game
Author: 0 Yankees' bullpen almost flawless in wild-card game

The New York Yankees are moving on to the American League Division Series after surviving a wild start to the MLB playoffs. Well, he played the Wild Card Game just like any other game he had played this season. Severino fell behind in the count 3-1, and then Dozier took advantage taking another 99 miles per hour fastball over the left field wall, giving Minnesota a 1-0 lead.

Sport UFC 216: Kevin Lee Says Conor McGregor Was Outwrestled by Floyd Mayweather
Author: 0 UFC 216: Kevin Lee Says Conor McGregor Was Outwrestled by Floyd Mayweather

It started with a press conference in early May - a media event that, at the time, had more focus on a rivalry between Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones than it did on a Lee matchup with Michael Chiesa. "But, I think the dude is full of himself", Lee said. "He was getting out-wrestled by a dude who's 40 years old and a boxer". "And I'm ready to go kill him".

Sport Toni Kroos: I was right to leave Bayern Munich for Real Madrid
Author: 0 Toni Kroos: I was right to leave Bayern Munich for Real Madrid

Jupp Heynckes will take on the job this season, according to a report by the Bild newspaper. The Bundesliga giants also spoke to Thomas Tuchel and Hoffenheim boss Julian Nagelsmann about the position. The German champions are now without a win in their last three matches and have dropped to second in the league behind Dortmund. With the Premier League taking a week off for to the worldwide break to finish the qualifying stages of the World Cup , Guardiola had some time on his hands.

Author: 0 What Yankees need to do to beat Indians in ALDS

Teams that win Game 1 of best-of-five series win the series 71 percent of the time. Carlos put together a very solid year (18-6, 3.29 ERA, 226 K's), and is more than capable of altering the course of a series. The series price varies depending on which sportsbook you look at, but the average price is set at Cleveland -185, with the comeback on NY at +145.

Sport Cam Newton gives sexist answer to female reporter, gets ripped on Twitter
Author: 0 Cam Newton gives sexist answer to female reporter, gets ripped on Twitter

Newton muffled a smile before providing his answer. Devin Funchess has really seemed to embrace the physicality of his routes and getting those extra yards. " I think it's my job ", Rodrigue wrote on Twitter. "I think it's my job", Rodrigue tweeted. "I spoke with him after and it was worse", she continued.