Calls abound for Gulati ouster after US World Cup failure

The Hexagonal meets "Twilight Zone". Instead, it will be Panama, with a population of four million people, that joins Costa Rica and Mexico in Russian Federation in 2018. It's one thing if the soccer gods do something. During the 2014 FIFA World ... More..

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Titans Receiver: Would Quit Over Anthem Rule, Deletes Tweet
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Titans Receiver: Would Quit Over Anthem Rule, Deletes Tweet

Matthews was not available Thursday after practice before the locker room closed to reporters. Since President Trump's September 23 criticism of NFL players' national anthem protests, Matthews has vowed to ...More..

Nadal edges Dimitrov to set up Cilic clash — ATP Shanghai
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Nadal edges Dimitrov to set up Cilic clash — ATP Shanghai

The French and US Open champion took his one and only opportunity to break and that proved to be enough to eventually seal his progress in two hours and 32 minutes. Earlier, Marin Cilic , ranked fourth, showed...More..

Vegas home opener a sombre tribute to October 1 victims, first responders
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Vegas home opener a sombre tribute to October 1 victims, first responders

Nobody's mind was entirely on hockey during what should have been a celebratory night and a milestone for Las Vegas , which finally has its first franchise in the major North American pro sports. Like us, they...More..

Tom Brady to Patriots Fans: 'Don't Worry'
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Tom Brady to Patriots Fans: 'Don't Worry'

Last year, the New England offensive line allowed 73 QB hits all year, including the four games Brady missed due to suspension. Since this game has a lot more meaning than originally thought, don't expect the ...More..

Carragher names his XI of the Premier League season so far
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Carragher names his XI of the Premier League season so far

But that's what Sky Sports pundit Jamie Carragher attempted to do for the Telegraph . In goal, Carragher opted for David de Gea, the Manchester United and Spain 'keeper widely considered to be one of the b...More..

Ireland to play their first Test in May
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Ireland to play their first Test in May

Ireland played their first one-day global against England in 2006 and qualified for the World Cup the following year, where they beat Pakistan and Bangladesh. "This means fans around the world can enjoy globa...More..

by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Michael Jordan concerned about National Basketball Association super teams

I won six championships; Bill Russell won 11. He indirectly compared Woods' relationship with Jack Nicklaus to his with Bill Russell. However, neither those squads nor the Spurs are given much of an chance to d...More..

John Calipari comments on FBI investigation into college basketball
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

John Calipari comments on FBI investigation into college basketball

The scandal has also led to Louisville placing both head coach Rick Pitino and athletics director Tom Jurich on administrative leave. Finally, he just got fed up with the questions, but he picked the wron...More..

by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Robbie Lawler Faces Rafael dos Anjos at UFC on FOX 26

The fight will headline UFC on FOX 26, which will take place in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Lawler, who now owns a lifetime professional mixed martial arts record of 28-11 (9-2 UFC ), will be heading into his seco...More..

Amid President's Call For Boycott, Sports Teams Abandon Trump Hotels
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Amid President's Call For Boycott, Sports Teams Abandon Trump Hotels

Still, it's not clear if teams' decisions to take their business away from Trump properties is explicitly due to the president's politics - numerous teams Farenthold interviewed declined to comment on the speci...More..

Tickets for Astros' ALCS Game 1, 2 skyrocket
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Tickets for Astros' ALCS Game 1, 2 skyrocket

The lefty shut them down two years ago in the wild-card game in The Bronx. The Astros lead the season series 5-2 and the total went under in the first two meetings, but since has gone over the last five times...More..

Court Rules in Favor of National Football League in Ezekiel Elliott Suspension
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Court Rules in Favor of National Football League in Ezekiel Elliott Suspension

When the union filed its case in defense of Elliott in Texas, the N.F.L. filed a separate motion in the Southern District of NY, where it argued that that court was the appropriate venue for the league and play...More..

Video captures Florida doctor screaming at patient
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Video captures Florida doctor screaming at patient

In her Facebook post, Stipe wrote that she was "severely sick" after which she came to the Gainesville After Hours Clinic with a 6:30 p.m. EDT appointment. Gallogly said the situation continued even after Sti...More..

Zverev brutalises racquet in loss to Del Potro
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

Zverev brutalises racquet in loss to Del Potro

Rafael Nadal won his 14th consecutive match to reach the Shanghai Masters quarterfinals, beating Fabio Fognini of Italy 6-3, 6-1 on Thursday. Zverev's fury at letting the match slip became apparent in the thi...More..

MLS releases statement on USA national team missing the 2018 World Cup
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

MLS releases statement on USA national team missing the 2018 World Cup

Despite taking responsibility for the setback, United States head coach Bruce Arena said there would be no drastic changes - though he may not be around long enough himself. match that his re-election candidacy...More..

Oldham Athletic pursue Paul Scholes for manager's job
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

Oldham Athletic pursue Paul Scholes for manager's job

For League One Oldham, the club has been without a full-time manager since John Sheridan left by mutual consent in September - with the Latics sitting bottom of the league. Oldham, who have also interviewed f...More..

Swiss open criminal case against ex-FIFA official Valcke, beIN CEO
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

Swiss open criminal case against ex-FIFA official Valcke, beIN CEO

Al-Khelaifi is alleged to have offered "undue advantages" to Valcke - FIFA's CEO-like secretary general from 2007 until his firing in January 2016 - for the award of media rights in "certain countries" for the ...More..

Arsenal want to sign Man United star next summer
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

Arsenal want to sign Man United star next summer

The Daily Mail wonder if Anthony Martial will ever win Jose Mourinho over . Spurs are long-term admirers of the former Monaco forward, having failed to land him when he switched to United back in 2015....More..

Crucial Panama World Cup qualifying goal doesn't actually cross line
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

Crucial Panama World Cup qualifying goal doesn't actually cross line

While US football fans struggle to come to grips with their team's failure to qualify for the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation, the party is yet to stop for "little" Panama . The BBC reported President Jua...More..

Jack Wilshere 'plots mid-season Arsenal exit' amid West Ham and Palace links
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

Jack Wilshere 'plots mid-season Arsenal exit' amid West Ham and Palace links

The 25-year-old midfielder is desperate to get into Gareth Southgate's England thinking for next summer's World Cup and he is prepared to risk his long-term future at The Emirates to do so. Is Wilshere a good i...More..

Injured Shkodran Mustafi set to miss Arsenal's trip to Watford
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

Injured Shkodran Mustafi set to miss Arsenal's trip to Watford

Watford meanwhile, will be looking to bounce back from their heavy 6-0 defeat at the hands of Man City in their last Premier League fixture. Arsenal are ready to thrust Laurent Koscielny back into action ...More..

Arsene Wenger: Alexis Sanchez, Mesut Ozil could leave Arsenal in January
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

Arsene Wenger: Alexis Sanchez, Mesut Ozil could leave Arsenal in January

Wenger said that there was no deadline on reaching agreement but, when asked if he could "cut" his losses in January, he said: "Once you are in our situation, you envisage every solution". "It's possible", Wen...More..

Ashish Nehra set to retire from cricket on November 1
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

Ashish Nehra set to retire from cricket on November 1

His choice of the retirement match is befitting as he'll be ending his career in front of his home crowd at the Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium, New Delhi . "But he feels, it's the right time to move on", a senior BC...More..

New England Patriots move up ESPN NFL Power Rankings
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

New England Patriots move up ESPN NFL Power Rankings

After seeing his club commit 29 infractions that were enforced for 227 yards during his team's three-game win streak, head coach Todd Bowles said the team has to cut down on the laundry. This year was suppose...More..

Radamel Falcao Denies Colombia 'Pact' with Peru in World Cup Qualifier
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

Radamel Falcao Denies Colombia 'Pact' with Peru in World Cup Qualifier

The Monaco striker denied accusations he tried to strike a deal with Peru players to see out a draw and both sides fought to the bitter end. "In the last few minutes, we were tougher for the experience agai...More..

Red Sox fire manager Farrell after 2nd straight ALDS defeat
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

Red Sox fire manager Farrell after 2nd straight ALDS defeat

The Red Sox announced the move Wednesday less than 48 hours after they eliminated from the playoffs with a 5-4 loss to the Houston Astros . We asked ESPN.com's David Schoenfield and Red Sox reporter Scott La...More..

Jose Mourinho's reaction to Roberto Martinez playing Romelu Lukaku for Belgium
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

Jose Mourinho's reaction to Roberto Martinez playing Romelu Lukaku for Belgium

Jose Mourinho could not hide his anger at Roberto Martinez's handling of Manchester United top scorer, Romelu Lukaku , in Belgium's World Cup clash with Cyprus . "It's an opportunity for another one and ...More..

Florida Man Sets Self On Fire After Cowboys Loss
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

Florida Man Sets Self On Fire After Cowboys Loss

The fact that it happened in Florida should have made it obvious, but yes, he did this on goal. Salyers, friend and Dallas Cowboys fan Brianna Hook and other friends got together for an NFL football Sunday ...More..

India Face Do-Or-Die Clash Against Ghana
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

India Face Do-Or-Die Clash Against Ghana

On the eve of a Group "B" tie at the D.Y. Patil stadium here, chief coach John Hackworth told FIFA.com: "We have prepared to win all games here". Other players to go on to professional and senior National Tea...More..