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Pochettino promises Spurs spending before transfer window shuts

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All the noises out of the club have been rather muted in truth, with the club yet to make a single addition to their squad all summer long. The left back signed a £65,000 a week deal last September and feels he has "one last" big contract in his career at 27-years-old - but Sportsmail's Carragher mirrored the words used by Rose upon learning some signings made under Daniel Levy . Read More »

Arsenal beat Leicester in breathtaking Premier League opener

Last season only Gabriel Jesus boasted a better goals-per-minute ratio meaning Giroud was technically a more efficient goalscorer than the likes of Harry Kane , Romelu Lukaku and Sergio Aguero . Granit Xhaka's sloppy pass was picked up by Albrighton and he forged down the left flank before bending a sublime cross into the danger area that Vardy converted. Read More »

City to rein in spending spree: Guardiola

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Close to £130 million was invested in full-backs as Guardiola shored up his defence with Tottenham's Kyle Walker , Monaco's Benjamin Mendy from Monaco and Real Madrid's Danilo. Guardiola has gone about his business in a calm and methodical manner this summer, improving and lowering the age of his backline and, while he may not have landed anyone to make the fans sits up and say "wow", there is still time for that to happen. Read More »

Money no object for Man City, but Guardiola must deliver

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Clyne is set to miss the start of the season through injury, so Alexander-Arnold has another chance to make a mark. I'm not going to say we are going to play all the season in that system, we are going to play different systems, but the fundamentals will be the same. Read More »

Social media has its say after Yankees' wild win over Red Sox

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Trying to tag up from second to third base on Andrew Benintendi's sacrifice fly, Nunez was gunned down for the second out by the rocket-armed Hicks in left field - assisted by a great tag by Todd Frazier . Montgomery is 7-6 with a 4.05 ERA in 21 starts. Manager John Farrell said it's a byproduct of the club's aggressive play and that they're not going to change that style anytime soon. Read More »

Mourinho confirms Ibrahimovic talks are underway

Now, the 2017/18 premier league season is just days away. Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho , has confirmed that the club is in talks with Zlatan Ibrahimovic over a return to Old Trafford. "That is the top (and only) priority, and the club will do all it can to achieve that". "But we have players and if we can not strengthen the team in these areas, we have players that we trust". Read More »

Nemanja Matic Sale a Casualty of "Crazy Transfer Market", Says Antonio Conte

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Premier League Live with Sky Sports is back on Today FM this weekend for a 20 season. Nemanja Matic has gone and Diego Costa seems to be going - it's true that good players are coming [in] but not these kind of players. The Serbian's Premier League experience could prove to be a world's difference as Blues wait for the summer arrival Bakayoko to hit the ground running. Read More »

Jordan Spieth stumbles out of gate at PGA

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He finished his second round with just one birdie to three bogeys. While Olesen and Kisner shared the lead with 67 each, there were five players at three-under 68 in Tied-3rd. We are working on me not getting worked up about the outcome or the score at a hole. "That's rub of the green for you", he said. "However, I'm riding the momentum from the round that I had on Sunday, and again, hopefully I can keep that going for 36 more holes". Read More »

Matthews traded after three seasons with Eagles

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Gaines and a 2018 second-round pick. It appears in both big-play ability and efficiency, the Bills will take a step back in 2017. Watkins , pegged as the No. Matthews was a rookie that year and quickly impressed McCoy. He's received just 42 targets while playing on the outside, accumulating 27 receptions for 284 yards and one touchdown on those targets. Read More »

Pittsburgh Steelers WR Martavis Bryant won't play in preseason opener

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The offense was stuck in the same mud in which it began spinning its tires in August. Because of a rule change, there will be only one roster cut-down this year. They surely want Watt to play a lot against the Giants. It's nearly impossible to be worse. But it's just the preseason . DeAngelo Williams took up for his fellow running back by voicing his displeasure on Twitter. Read More »

Man Utd will always be a giant — Mourinho

But Eyre is keen for any notions of a "Pep protege" to come with some perspective as boyhood City fan Foden makes himself at home among £200m-worth of new signings. Mooy enjoyed a hugely successful season-long loan last term in the Championship as the unfashionable Yorkshire outfit reached the top flight for the first time since 1972. Read More »

Chelsea's Alvaro Morata: Critics are killing me after just 15 minutes

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Morata has the world at his very expensive feet. With time ticking down on the transfer deadline, one suspects that more than just speculation surrounding "The Ox" will be needed to see them defend their title this year. I want to have another life so I could spend more time there. Costa bullied a lot. "There has been the [Diego] Costa distraction, the sale of Matic, not bringing in players - [Romelu] Lukaku was obviously missed out on". Read More »

Without Injured Sanchez, Arsenal Set to Open Season against Leicester Tonight

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This is what Le10 Sport are reporting on Thursday , and they add that another club joined the party recently, this time from Serie A. " Arsenal and Everton are in the Europa League and they have to play Thursdays. In comments to SFR Sport this week, Wenger admitted he was feeling "not super optimistic" about the Chilean superstar, scorer of 30 goals last season, signing a new deal. Read More »

Mourinho hails Man United debutant Matic

Antonio Conte has admitted he agrees with the doubters about Chelsea's Premier League chances as he says that his side are not the best team "on paper". This season, in this moment, I agree with these people who think this. Former Everton striker, now with Manchester United finished second on 25 goals while Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez scored 24 to hold the third position. Read More »

New Orleans Saints at Cleveland Browns - 8/10/17 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction

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Chase Daniel started at quarterback for the Saints and was an efficient 4 of 6 for 27 yards and nearly had a touchdown pass to Ted Ginn Jr. on the team's second drive. Join or create a league in the No. 1 Fantasy Football game! "There's a reason that we're still in training camp after preseason game one, it's because I am still in the developmental stage in my career". Read More »

Brighton won't roll over for Man City, says Bruno

Manchester City's unfamiliarity with Brighton and Hove Albion can help Chris Hughton's promoted side start their Premier League campaign with an upset win on Saturday, midfielder Solly March has said. We always create more than the opponent. "I think he's close to coming back", Guardiola said. The choice of wording is something we all analyse a lot and I do understand what he's saying. Read More »

Canadian teenager upsets No.1-in-waiting Nadal

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Shapovalov revealed he grew up watching Nadal . And the 19-time men's singles Grand Slam champion is hoping that his long-time rival reaches the summit this week. It's so much fun having them cheer me on. "He is young. He has a lot of energy. He had a good start but I had a better finish". "He comes to the match with big confidence". Read More »

Gary Neville: Nemanja Matic's Man United arrival from Chelsea 'strange'

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So much for building from a position of strength. "I think the top four will be Manchester United , Manchester City , Chelsea and Arsenal ". "He did that job for Chelsea with great tactical discipline. But, despite spending in excess of £130million on fresh talent, his future has reportedly been up in the air as he is unhappy with the number of players at his disposal. Read More »

Fowler's Grand Slam Lifts Cards to Sweep of Royals, Sixth Straight Win

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Eric Hosmer came into Wednesday with 135 hits, 69 runs, 18 homers and 61 RBI while Lorenzo Cain was second with 116 hits, 66 runs, 12 homers and 35 RBI. St. Louis (59-56) has scored 54 runs in the stretch, including 50 in the last five games. Matt Carpenter , a three-time All-Star and one of the game's most dependable players, was hitting just.246, far below his career average of.280. Read More »

Sanchez to miss start of season for Arsenal

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But I think it is unsustainable. March believes that the high transfer fees are a reflection of the quality in the league but says Brighton are not intimidated by bigger teams or anxious by the general consensus that they will be relegated after just one season. Read More »

SL name Chameera, Gamage in squad for Third Test

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In such a situation where the unhappy fans leave the stadium in the middle of the game, the Cricket Sri Lanka officials are trying their best to anchor the audience. "I have been working with Bharat Arun for the past 10 years", he said, "ever since I was playing in Under-16, in Under-19 also". While on Friday morning you could scarcely tell the pitch from the outfield, so green was that strip in the valley, things had changed by afternoon. Read More »