by | September 12, 2018 | 03:12

It has been a summer of change in Naples ahead of the new season, with Carlo Ancelotti taking over in the managerial hot seat after the departure of Maurizio Sarri to Chelsea, who returns to manage in Italy after previous spells with AC Milan, Juventus, Parma and Reggina.

by | September 12, 2018 | 04:05

Vladimir Petkovic's side thrashed Iceland 6-0 to kickstart their Nations League campaign and were the better side for the first 45 minutes at the King Power. "A number of other players who have had this two, three, four-year accumulation of summers of games, I would suggest that tonight is absolutely the right thing to make those changes".

by | September 12, 2018 | 02:48

However, Luis Enrique's charges drew first blood in the 24th minute through Saul Niguez, who headed home a cross from Dani Carvajal. It was their biggest defeat after a 5-1 drubbing by England in a World Cup qualifier in September 2009.

by | September 12, 2018 | 03:33

The touchdown was also Lynch's 59th rushing score since 2011, the most of any player during that span. They took a 13-10 lead into halftime. From how Aaron Donald would look after missing all of training camp and preseason due to a holdout to whether the offense would be rusty after key starters like Jared Goff and Todd Gurley rested all of preseason, Los Angeles was able to answer these questions for the most part.

by | September 12, 2018 | 03:52

Federation Internationale de Football Association announced its three-man shortlist for the men's award last week , with Luka Modric , Cristiano Ronaldo and Mohamed Salah the final trio. Atletico Madrid and Brazil left-back Filipe Luis, who knows all about the Argentine's prowess, has weighed into the debate. Spain coach Luis Enrique is the latest to give his opinion on FIFA's The Best award, adamant that snubbed Barcelona star Lionel Messi is the world's most impressive ...

by | September 11, 2018 | 12:53

Juan Martin del Potro , of Argentina, returns a shot to Novak Djokovic , of Serbia, during the men's final of the U.S. Open tennis tournament, Sunday, Sept. But del Potro not only stuck with it, he surged up to a career-high No. 3 in the rankings last month on the strength of a semifinal run at the French Open and a victory over Federer to win Indian Wells.

by | September 11, 2018 | 12:31

We create a lot of chances and, for me, that's very good. Messi, Hazard and Mbappe were all nominated for The Best award this year, but none made the top three, the victor of which will be announced on Monday September 24 in London. Rudiger's top three is different, however, and the defender praised the talents of European Golden Boy victor Kylian Mbappe , whilst failing to mention Ronaldo's name completely.

by | September 11, 2018 | 13:06

Former Manchester City scout Romain Poirot has been appointed to head up the club's network in France while Javier Ribalta, who moved to Old Trafford from Juventus to become scouting manager in 2017, left after just 13 months to join Zenit St Petersburg as their sporting director.

by | September 11, 2018 | 11:49

While some wondered if he actually caught the ball, Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski wondered what quarterback Tom Brady was thinking when Brady threw the ball his way despite double coverage late in the first half of Sunday's victory over the Texans.

by | September 11, 2018 | 12:07

With myself at United and Gareth at Real Madrid, you get that pressure week in, week out so you are sort of used to it. "I want to show the manager what I can do". Some players would need to do more if they are not playing (with clubs). Chris has done so much, but he has just come back from injury and Connor is in good form, and he deserved his spot.

by | September 11, 2018 | 12:02

Hill was on the ground for several minutes as he was looked at by the team's medical staff, and was quickly ruled out after leaving the field. He signed with the Patriots this offseason. Undrafted rookie Ralph Webb is also in the mix, now on New England's practice squad, and could receive a promotion ahead of the Patriots' Week 2 matchup with the Jacksonville Jaguars.

by | September 11, 2018 | 11:54

We saw the Bucs beat the Saints, the Browns TIE the Steelers, and now the Jets blow out the Detroit Lions . "They obviously are the ones that played well tonight", Patricia said. And he had plenty of help. Stafford threw four interceptions - one shy of his career high - and left the game briefly in the third quarter after being hit from the front and back.

by | September 11, 2018 | 11:02

After meeting with Minnesota Timberwolves president of basketball operations and coach Tom Thibodeau on Monday, free agent forward Luol Deng agreed to a one-year deal with the franchise, league sources told ESPN. Deng has averaged 15.0 points and 6.1 rebounds in his career and is a two-time NBA All-Star. With Thibodeau and the Bulls, Deng reached the 2011 Eastern Conference finals and in more than three seasons together from 2010-2014 averages 16.8 points and 6.2 rebounds.

by | September 11, 2018 | 11:05

Michael said: 'I know why he knelt was not any disrespect to the military or anyone in the armed services because I have an appreciation for that'. He concluded on Ellen: 'Football there seems to be a fracture between player and ownership and they need to get that together in order to get the message out there in the right way and not let the message become hijacked and turn it into something it never meant to be'.

by | September 11, 2018 | 10:51

On a play-action pass, Darnold had tried to evade a Lions pass rusher and scrambled to his right, before attempting to loft a pass to running back Bilal Powell out of the backfield. NY forced a three-and-out and Roberts returned a punt 78 yards down the left sideline to make it 38-17 with 6:57 remaining in the third quarter. Trumaine Johnson also picked off Stafford in the first half while Jamal Adams recorded the Jets' fifth takeaway of the night when he intercepted Matt Cassel in the ...

by | September 11, 2018 | 09:26

Keegan Bradley had bottomed out, crashing from the high of winning the PGA Championship to tumbling out of the 100 in the world. Early tee times on Sunday meant to beat the weather were continually pushed back all day, with the hope of getting in some number of holes late in the afternoon and Monday to complete the $9 million tournament at Aronimink Golf Club.

by | September 11, 2018 | 09:01

It will run at 2 p.m., after the rescheduled Xfinity Series race. AccuWeather predicts mostly cloudy skies - with less than a 10 percent chance of rain - and a high of 71 for Monday. "When you get back in traffic later on in the event [when lapping cars or because of strategy], you still have to have a good handling race auto", Busch said.

by | September 11, 2018 | 08:38

The beleaguered Browns have two of those losses and now the tie. On third-and-11, Fitzpatrick needed to make one more play - and did. The Steelers defense had seven totals sacks. Opinions as to whether to love or hate the Browns' 21-all battle with the Steelers vary, but there are some irrefutable applications about a tie. Jackson said Gordon wouldn't start the game.

by | September 11, 2018 | 08:13

The New Zealand Breakers look set to be denied the chance to test themselves against one of the NBA's best shooters in their October 3 pre-season matchup against the Phoenix Suns. It is hard to replace his production in the lineup. The spitfire had a strong 2017-18, averaging 24.9 points, 4.5 rebounds and 4.7 assists. Booker signed a 5-year, $158-million contract extension in July .

by | September 11, 2018 | 07:51

There probably isn't anything more to really report. Jon is absolutely fine. "First of all, Stephen wasn't there; he's just picking up on things, something that we talked about at the beginning of the week", O'Neill told a news conference ahead of Tuesday's friendly with Poland.

by | September 11, 2018 | 07:31

Montreal dealt Pacioretty to the defending Western Conference champs for forward Tomas Tatar , prospect forward Nick Suzuki and a second-round draft pick in 2019. From 2011-12 on through last season, he was the Canadiens leader in goals, assists, points, power play goals and scored an incredible 43 game-winning tallies.

by | September 11, 2018 | 07:27

The Packers return to the practice field on Wednesday, when the first injury report for Week 2 is due. The quarterback eventually walked off the turf and went into the medical tent on the sideline for examination. Talk about turnover. Thirty-one players on the current roster did not spend any time on the Raiders' 53-man roster last season. The Bears' first drive of the game was a thing of beauty.

by | September 10, 2018 | 04:18

Heat president Pat Riley said last month he expected Haslem to return based on a "gut feeling". He appeared in just 14 games last season, averaging less than a point. Hence, it came as no surprise that following a December 22 game against the Dallas Mavericks in which he played just nine minutes, Waiters eventually succumbed to the existing injury that prematurely ended his debut season with the team, back when he was an integral part of the Heat compiling a 30-11 record to conclude the ...

by | September 10, 2018 | 04:15

Buffalo trailed Baltimore 40-0 with 11:22 remaining in the third when Allen entered the contest. Baltimore had six sacks and limited Buffalo to 153 yards. Baltimore quickly added a 7-yard touchdown pass from Flacco to John Brown, who was signed as a free agent after playing with Arizona previous year.

by | September 10, 2018 | 02:26

Justin Rose holds the 54-hole lead by 1 shot over Rory McIlroy and Xander Schauffele . McIlroy, mind, is right there too after holing a mammoth 40ft birdie putt on the 18th to complete a fine 63. Ryder Cup team. The pick was to be announced a short time after the BMW Championship ends, whenever it ends. Woods began with two straight birdies to electrify another enormous gallery but he didn't capitalise on the ideal start, making just two more birdies thereafter to "only" shoot a ...

by | September 10, 2018 | 02:10

While it's clear some of Bell's teammates are pissed he has yet to report to camp, other current and former athletes have shown him support, including Steelers star wide receiver Antonio Brown . Many have speculated that Bell will move to a new city following this season, and recent developments have only reinforced this theory. Obviously, this was Bell scrutinizing what happened in the game, and may have been a reference to James Conner's brutal fourth-quarter fumble which helped spring ...

by | September 10, 2018 | 03:19

After all he had the far bigger game - as demonstrated in the way he blew both Nadal and Federer off the court in that US Open run - and Djokovic had a habit for pulling out of matches with illness and injury. The Novak Djokovic vs Juan Martin del Potro US Open 2018 men's singles final match is on September 10, Monday. The Serbian might be seeded 6th but he's making his 8th US Open final appearance, while Del Potro, seeded third, is only playing in a Grand Slam final for just the ...

by | September 10, 2018 | 01:52

Second-year quarterback Nathan Peterman , making just his third career start and, to put it lightly was abysmal, throwing for just 24 yards on 5-for-18 passing with two touchdowns. Peterman and the Bills' offense failed to gain a first down until the first play of the second half, a 12-yard run by LeSean McCoy . The Bills' 153 total offensive yards were the 11th fewest in franchise history, while the team's 10 first downs were Buffalo's fewest since 1979.

by | September 10, 2018 | 02:44

It's literally after two games you're soaking. "I have never seen Roger sweat". But we saw him a couple of nights ago. He said he had never sweated as much and echoed Federer's comments about a lack of air in the stadium, saying it was a problem the tournament needed to address.

by | September 10, 2018 | 01:56

The 49ers quarterback suffered his first loss as a starting quarterback. In his first start since Week 4 of 2017, running back had 95 yards from scrimmage, 40 on the run and 55 as a receiver. Minnesota Vikings cornerback Mike Hughes celebrates after returning an interception 28-yards for a touchdown during the second half of an NFL football game against the San Francisco 49ers, Sunday, Sept.

by | September 10, 2018 | 01:46

Colin Kaepernick #7 and Eric Reid #35 of the San Francisco 49ers kneel in protest during the national anthem prior to playing the Los Angeles Rams in their NFL game at Levi's Stadium on September 12, 2016 in Santa Clara, California. Kaepernick said he was drawing national attention to the issue of police brutality against minorities. Colin Kaepernick , who spearheaded the movement and has been out of football since, noticed.

by | September 10, 2018 | 01:36

The interception was a devastating one for the Colts because it came on a second-and-goal play from the Bengals 4-yard line. Colts' fans will be happy to hear that Luck has altogether abandoned snowboarding after the injury setback. "The labrum is an issue", he said. The labrum is soft tissue that surrounds the socket where the top of the humerus, or upper-arm bone, meets the glenoid, the shallow socket in the shoulder blade.

by | September 10, 2018 | 01:11

The timing of the ad campaign , days before the first game of the National Football League season on Thursday, is likely to stoke the controversy over pre-game protests. At a rally in Montana last week, Trump said he didn't think Nike's endorsement deal with Kaepernick was appropriate. Colin Kaepernick's collusion case against the league and team owners accusing them of conspiring to keep him off any team's roster had a major victor: an arbitrator has allowed the challenge to go to trial.

by | September 10, 2018 | 01:30

T.J. Yeldon filled in and rushed for 51 yards on 14 carries. But Bortles had the best run of the day. The Penn State product scored the first touchdown of his pro career in the fourth quarter against the Jacksonville Jaguars , and he did it in big fashion.

by | September 10, 2018 | 00:15

Nwaba spent last season with the Chicago Bulls, playing in 70 games. The Cavaliers extended the reported $3.4-million qualifying offer to Hood before the start of free agency in July. The new banner, which will be 110 feet tall and 210 feet wide, will show the face of the sandstone Guardian of Transportation statue in the city.