Friday August 17-th, 2018

Martin O'Neill: Republic of Ireland manager to discuss future Martin O'Neill: Republic of Ireland manager to discuss future

The result sees Denmark cement their place at next summer's World Cup from the European qualifiers, alongside Sweden, Switzerland and Croatia. Eriksen then stole the show, putting the visitors ahead in the 32nd minute, and scoring two more after th...

Wenger: I Can Manage A National Team Wenger: I Can Manage A National Team

City have won 10 of their opening 11 games, a home draw against Everton in August depriving them of a flawless start, and their 3-1 win over Arsenal earlier this month extended their winning streak to 15 games in all competitions. " People always ...

Dak Prescott on facing Eagles: 'We have to win' Dak Prescott on facing Eagles: 'We have to win'

With the way the Cowboys have played in the past without Sean Lee , and due to their star running back missing at least the next three and possibly five games, and not to mention their future hall of fame left tackle being hampered by a groin injury...

Brian Robison Nominated for NFL Sportsmanship Award Brian Robison Nominated for NFL Sportsmanship Award

The latter quality has been just as inherent in Robison as the instincts that helped him make the play. The award was created in 2014 to honor Art Rooney Sr ., the founder of the Steelers and a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The past rec...

Giants owners throw support behind Ben McAdoo for rest of 2017 Giants owners throw support behind Ben McAdoo for rest of 2017

Instead, McAdoo said his focus was elsewhere and did not provide much reaction to ownership's statement while on his Monday conference call. But the San Francisco 49ers were playing the New York Giants , a team that typically lets tight ends roa...

Tennessee State football player kicked off team for hitting coach on sidelines Tennessee State football player kicked off team for hitting coach on sidelines

Per the Tennessean , Greenstone - a former defensive tackle at Vanderbilt - is charged with keeping players who aren't in the game from stepping on the field. It happened during Saturday's game against Southeast Missouri State at Hale Stadium. ...

Federer beats Zverev to reach last four at ATP Finals Federer beats Zverev to reach last four at ATP Finals

Both players were scratchy on serve at the start of the match but were quickly into the groove in a tight first set that saw no breaks of serve, though Zverev had to fend off two set points in the 12th game to force a tie-break. Sock recorded the Uni...

Everton told to forget about Watford boss Marco Silva Everton told to forget about Watford boss Marco Silva

In the immediate aftermath of Everton announcing their decision to part ways with Koeman, a number of big name managers were named as the leading candidates to replace the former Southampton boss on Merseyside. Over the weekend Silva, 40, emerged a...

Jerry Jones calls talk of him being forced to sell Cowboys 'laughable' Jerry Jones calls talk of him being forced to sell Cowboys 'laughable'

Now, other National Football League owners are firing back. Pro Football Talk's Mike Florio reported Sunday that owners have discussed the option of forcing Jones to sell the team due to his reported stance against Commissioner Roger Goodell...

Italy join France, Argentina in list of shocking FIFA World Cup exits Italy join France, Argentina in list of shocking FIFA World Cup exits

The Italy players, who along with their 69-year-old coach Gian Piero Ventura, are likely to face long inquests, collapsed onto the pitch in despair at the final whistle and even veterans such as Giorgio Chiellini were inconsolable. "It wasn't up to...

Conor McGregor apologises for storming cage at Bellator 187 and attacking referee Conor McGregor apologises for storming cage at Bellator 187 and attacking referee

Several reports suggest that Goddard had not stopped the fight when McGregor entered the cage, although it's important to note that the official did not try to lift an unconscious fighter off the mat and force him to fight. Oscar De La Hoya has reve...

Free NFL Picks Week 11: Tennessee Titans vs Pittsburgh Steelers Predictions 11/16/17 Free NFL Picks Week 11: Tennessee Titans vs Pittsburgh Steelers Predictions 11/16/17

Thursday NFL games have been under fire by players in recent weeks, and Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger joined the group opposing the early games. You still are dealing with bumps and bruises and things continue to build up throughout t...

Super Eagles overcome Argentina with superb display Super Eagles overcome Argentina with superb display

AOIFootball.com can confirm authoritatively that Chippa United goalkeeper, Daniel Akpeyi is expected to return to the goalpost in place of regular shot-stopper Ikechukwu Ezenwa, who has been deputising Carl Ikeme in recent games. Nigeria's Brown Ide...

Packers RB Jones to miss several weeks with knee injury Packers RB Jones to miss several weeks with knee injury

He was carted off of the field and ruled out for the remainder of the contest before halftime. A fifth-round pick from UTEP, Jones has 370 rushing yards and three touchdowns this season. Coach Mike McCarthy said Montgomery is "still going throu...

Devonta Freeman likely out for Week 11 showdown with Seahawks Devonta Freeman likely out for Week 11 showdown with Seahawks

The Falcons came up big on Sunday, knocking off a red-hot Cowboys team and potentially getting their season back on track. On top of that, the increased attention toward player safety only further complicates the situation for Freeman. He was concu...

A Hitman TV series and two games are in development

After two feature films, Hitman and Hitman: Agent 47 , failed to blow up at the box office, it now looks like the popular video game property is getting a TV adaptation. Alongside Kolstad, Adrian Askarieh and Chuck Gordon will be taking charge...

I lost respect for Jose Mourinho after cat jibe - Karim Benzema I lost respect for Jose Mourinho after cat jibe - Karim Benzema

Ronaldo and Benzema have one each and trail Bale despite him being out since the middle of September with Real Madrid already eight points behind Barcelona in the title race. The former striker told Canal + that Sir Alex Ferguson wanted to bring...

Dimitrov shows off soft hands in win over Thiem Dimitrov shows off soft hands in win over Thiem

Dimitrov overcame the disappointment of failing to serve out the rollercoaster encounter from 5-4 up in the deciding set before breaking Thiem for a third time to prevail after nearly two and a half hours. In the pair's most recent meeting, in Madrid...

Yankees slugger Aaron Judge named American League rookie of the year

He hit 284/.422/.627 on the season and is a strong finalist for the MVP award too. In fact, this marks the fourth time that both Rookie of the Year Award winners were unanimous in the same year. You can knock Judge for his strikeouts, which were plen...

LOB reunion? Seahawks reportedly bringing back Bryon Maxwell LOB reunion? Seahawks reportedly bringing back Bryon Maxwell

The 29-year-old Maxwell has appeared in just two games this season due to a foot injury, registering eight tackles, one forced fumble and no interceptions. "It has been bothering me all season", Sherman said after the game. Maxwell started all thre...

Jack Swagger signs with Bellator MMA Jack Swagger signs with Bellator MMA

Another former WWE star, Bobby Lashley , now competes in Bellator . "We have been working and talking with them through the summer", Hager said while appearing on The MMA Hour . His WWE run included reigns as ECW champion, WWE US champion,...

33-year-old attacker linked with a shock move to Newcastle United 33-year-old attacker linked with a shock move to Newcastle United

It has been revealed that the businesswoman, who has been at the forefront of several high-profile takeovers in the past, is keen to get her feet under the table before the turn of the year to allow boss Rafa Benitez the time to line up winter targ...

McLaren tyre test at Interlagos scrapped for security reasons

McLaren's scheduled tyre test with Pirelli at Interlagos this week has been cancelled due to ongoing security concerns linked with the Brazilian track. Staff from the McLaren team were said to be relieved the test had been cancelled. Pirelli ...

Liverpool's nightmare: Key player ruled out for up to three months Liverpool's nightmare: Key player ruled out for up to three months

The Liverpool manager said: "He was in a good way, running with high intensity but the muscle showed a little reaction". Jurgen Klopp first admitted that the injury could be worse than first feared back in September, saying: "Nathaniel is worki...

Bengals LB Burfict Avoids Suspension For Contact On Official Bengals LB Burfict Avoids Suspension For Contact On Official

While the contact with the official wasn't particularly egregious, the Titans seemed to provoke Burfict, who has a reputation for hits that have been deemed dirty. Burfict was also suspended the first three games of the 2016 season for numerous viola...

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