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Author: 0 Arsène Wenger praises Sead Kolasinac following vital performance in win

Kolasinac scored one and provided an assist as the Gunners came from behind to see off Swansea 2-1 at the Emirates. After trailing 1-0 due to a Sam Clucas goal in the first half, the former Schalke defender pulled the game back to 1-1 six minutes after the restart, as Kolasinac fired Arsenal ahead with a well hit volley.

Sport Former NFL DE Daniel Te'o-Nesheim passes away at 30
Author: 0 Former NFL DE Daniel Te'o-Nesheim passes away at 30

No further details have been released on Te'o-Nesheim's death. He played only one season for the Eagles in 2010, playing in six games. He had his best season in 2012, starting 14 games and posting 4.0 sacks. Te'o-Nesheim would've turned 31 on November 30. He graduated from Washington in 2009 as the Huskies' all-time sack leader with 30. He was coaching his former high school football team, Hawaii Preparatory Academy, at the time of his death.

Sport NRL great Cooper Cronk inks two-year deal with Roosters
Author: 0 NRL great Cooper Cronk inks two-year deal with Roosters

The acquisition of Cronk is a huge coup for Trent Robinson's side, which ran second to premiers Melbourne Storm in the last regular season but crashed out at the preliminary final stage. The issue for the Roosters now is whether they can convince their long-term halfback Mitchell Pearce to remain at the club. "He's got an arsenal of weapons to play in the halves and dominate.

Sport Federer beats del Potro, wins Swiss crown
Author: 0 Federer beats del Potro, wins Swiss crown

It's a gratifying feeling that you're able to figure something out". It was his first success against the Argentinian in a Basel final, after the South American beat him in both 2012 and 2013. The Spaniard is virtually assured of finishing top of the year-ending pile for the fourth time in his career after rival Roger Federer withdrew from competing in the French capital as he rests his troublesome back.

Sport Chicago Bears linebacker Jerrell Freeman given 10-game National Football League ban
Author: 0 Chicago Bears linebacker Jerrell Freeman given 10-game National Football League ban

Knowing my career may be over due to everything that came with the head injury (that's been purposely downplayed by me), memory loss and all, has actually been a bit of a struggle. Joining the Bears in March of 2016 after four seasons with the Colts, Freeman immediately made an impact on the Bears when he was on the field. Freeman suffered a torn pectoral injury in the first quarter of the Bears' season-opener against Atlanta yet he played the rest of the game with it.

Sport Hamilton had it easy this year, says Alonso
Author: 0 Hamilton had it easy this year, says Alonso

And rival F1 drivers and teams were not shy in congratulating the four-time champion either... "I like a three-way fight and even McLaren with the Renault engine could be there as well", said Mercedes boss Toto Wolff. He managed to keep the Briton behind for several laps, but eventually had to yield. When asked by NBCSN after the race if the late battle with Hamilton was fun, Alonso said: "Not so much when you have different cars with different speed on straights!" We tried to brake a bit ...

Sport Tiger Woods to make return at Hero World Challenge
Author: 0 Tiger Woods to make return at Hero World Challenge

Tiger Woods is making his return to competitive golf at an event where he's enjoyed much success in the past. The 18-player field will be a good benchmark for Woods to measure his progress, as other golfers scheduled to play include six of the top eight golfers in the current world rankings: Dustin Johnson , Jordan Spieth , Hideki Matsuyama , Justin Thomas, Jason Day , and Rickie Fowler.

Sport Conte to allow Kante to declare his own fitness for Roma
Author: 0 Conte to allow Kante to declare his own fitness for Roma

Although their recent form might not be as entertaining, Roma have only lost twice since August in all competitions and the three-time Serie A champions have not conceded a single goal in their last three matches. The midfielder has excelled since joining the Italian club as his impact for our opposition tomorrow has been huge. Conte said: "We had three starters out, but we have recovered Drinkwater and Kante".

Sport Kansas City Chiefs activate CB Steven Nelson
Author: 0 Kansas City Chiefs activate CB Steven Nelson

Terrance Mitchell has started every game for the Chiefs this this season alongside of Peters. The Chiefs entered Week 8 having allowed more passing yards per game than all but three other National Football League teams. The Denver Broncos have activated linebacker Shane Ray from injured reserve, according to Mike Klis of 9 News . By league rules because they have been on injured reserve since rosters league-wide went to 53 players just before the start of the regular season, Nelson and ...

Sport Anthony Martial scored the victor to beat Spurs after Mourinho's instructions
Author: 0 Anthony Martial scored the victor to beat Spurs after Mourinho's instructions

Since the appointment of Jose Mourinho as manager, however, Martial has been unable to command a regular starting berth for United and has often been deployed out wide rather than up front. "There are a lot of positives". United are now five points behind leaders Manchester City, who are still unbeaten after 10 games, in the Premier League.

Sport #MeToo: Seattle Storm's Breanna Stewart reveals abuse as child
Author: 0 #MeToo: Seattle Storm's Breanna Stewart reveals abuse as child

Titled "Me Too", Stewart details in an essay for The Player's Tribune how she was abused from 9-11 by a man who lived with some of her relatives. She says the man would molest her when she slept over at the family member's house. She said after recently reading Olympic gold medalist McKayla Maroney's account of sexual abuse she feels "less alone". He would sit next to her at tables, or try to touch her backside - 'things only I would notice, ' she said.

Sport Ex-BCCI GM MV Sridhar Passes Away
Author: 0 Ex-BCCI GM MV Sridhar Passes Away

It has been learnt that Sridhar succumbed to a massive heart attack, as he was getting ready to have lunch. MV Sridhar , former Hyderabad cricketer and BCCI's general manager of cricket operations, passed away on Monday morning at the age of 51 years.

Sport Goldman Sachs boss Lloyd Blankfein has another dig at Brexit on Twitter
Author: 0 Goldman Sachs boss Lloyd Blankfein has another dig at Brexit on Twitter

The chief executive of Goldman Sachs has warned for the second time in two weeks about the dangers of Britain's departure from the European Union. It should be noted that this in turn followed a BBC interview in May, where Blankfein said that London's rise as a financial centre would "stall" because of Brexit .

Sport Tottenham statistics with and without Harry Kane
Author: 0 Tottenham statistics with and without Harry Kane

Kane, 24, has scored a league-high eight goals in the Premier League this season. "I think we have different possibilities, to play different formations", Mauricio Pochettino said . However, Pochettino did reveal: "We can not take a risk with Harry". "Harry has been doing it in the Premier League for a couple of years, now he has to take it further and do it on the big stage".

Sport Teams have inquired about Calvin Johnson's rights
Author: 0 Teams have inquired about Calvin Johnson's rights

It has now been revealed that the Philadelphia Eagles and Jacksonville Jaguars are the interested parties, according to ESPN's Chris Mortensen, who appeared on Mike and Mike Monday morning . The 32-year-old Johnson spent his entire nine-year National Football League career as a member of the Lions while producing more than 11,500 receiving yards alongside 83 touchdowns.

Sport Nouri sacked by struggling Werder Bremen
Author: 0 Nouri sacked by struggling Werder Bremen

Bremen say they hope to appoint a permanent replacement for Nouri during next month's global break. Bremen parted with Nouri and assistant Markus Feldhoff on Monday, a day after they lost 3-0 at home against Augsburg. Nouri is the third Bundesliga coach to be sacked this term after Andries Jonker at Wolfsburg and Carlo Ancelotti at Bayern Munich. "He has all the qualities of a successful coach, and I'm sure that he will continue his path with success elsewhere".

Sport JuJu Smith-Schuster Locks Up Exercise Bike After TD
Author: 0 JuJu Smith-Schuster Locks Up Exercise Bike After TD

Lawson appeared to bust a coverage on the first play of the game, when he bit on a pump fake to Brown and let Juju Smith-Schuster roam free for a 41-yard gain. Steel City Underground will pick a play of the game from each side of the ball each week of the Steelers 2017 season. Many are questioning how legitimate the Pittsburgh Steelers defense is.

Sport Jose Mourinho: Romelu Lukaku 'should be untouchable in support from fans'
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho: Romelu Lukaku 'should be untouchable in support from fans'

That was months after Mourinho had reportedly made attempts to sign the England worldwide and, the book further claims, it led Pochettino to hold talks with the player to tell him he would not be leaving the club. Their poor form comes at a time when the goals have started to dry up for Romelu Lukaku - who has gone 297 minutes without finding the back of the net - and when chief creator Henrikh Mkhitaryan has not set up a goal since the end of August.

Sport ESPN releases updated top-5 rankings after Week 9 action
Author: 0 ESPN releases updated top-5 rankings after Week 9 action

I wouldn't be completely shocked if the committee goes with Georgia at No. 1 on Tuesday for that reason. The Buckeyes (7-1) made a big statement on Saturday by taking down unbeaten Penn State in a 39-38 thriller in the Horseshoe. Ohio State moved up three places after rallying to beat then-No. The Irish wrap up the regular season on the road at #18 Stanford. The Badgers should run the table, but need to win the Big Ten title game to make the playoff because their schedule isn't strong.

Sport In rare event fictional players can come out as gay
Author: 0 In rare event fictional players can come out as gay

The way it works is that fictional players, who appear once depictions of real players retire in the video game, come out and managers find out via a news item which arrives in their inbox. 'I just think it's insane that in 2017 we are in a world where people can't be themselves'. The latest incarnation of the Football Manager franchise will include gay footballers in a concerted attempt to help "normalise" the process of professional footballers coming out publicly.

Sport Zach Miller undergoes emergency surgery to save leg
Author: 0 Zach Miller undergoes emergency surgery to save leg

Chicago Bears tight end Zach Miller underwent emergency surgery as efforts continue to save his left leg that was injured in Sunday's game against the New Orleans Saints , reports ESPN.com's Chris Mortensen . Miller, 33, is in his sixth National Football League season and has 15 career touchdowns. "So when he goes to the ground, he has to survive the ground".

Sport BAYERN MUNICH looking for a new striker to support Lewandowski
Author: 0 BAYERN MUNICH looking for a new striker to support Lewandowski

The Germans are only three points clear of Celtic and lag behind runaway leaders Paris Saint-Germain. Griffiths scored Celtic's goal after being reinstated by Rodgers to the starting line-up. Such is the dominance of Bayern and, in particular, French giants PSG in Group B, both can be assured of progress on match day four. Lewandowski played in the reverse fixture at the Allianz Arena earlier this month, though he didn't score in the comfortable 3-0 victory.

Sport Alvaro Morata admits he would prefer to live overseas than in London
Author: 0 Alvaro Morata admits he would prefer to live overseas than in London

Ahead of this week's match at the Stadio Olimpico, Alvaro Morata has given an interview with Gazzetta dello Sport . The disappointment was enormous: I found myself back to square one. He's also scored once in this season's Champions League . "In Spain, technique is dominant". The forward feels he has adapted well to life at Stamford Bridge under the Italian and alongside Chelsea's Spanish contingent of players.

Sport Chelsea ace Hazard: Why I think Bournemouth result important for Courtois
Author: 0 Chelsea ace Hazard: Why I think Bournemouth result important for Courtois

Hazard hinted Courtois was becoming frustrated with the way Chelsea had been slipping goals. I'm training hard, the injury is the past. When you play this kind of game you just need to win. While it's a bit of a chicken-and-egg situation, and Hazard, like any player has good and bad days, games like this one should make the answer land firmly in the camp of Eden Hazard FC.