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by | August 23, 2016 | 02:40

Visiting manager Jurgen Klopp blamed himself for his team's lapses in concentration, saying that his exuberant reaction to Mane's goal in the 63rd minute had made his players feel the game was already won. "We've got huge belief", Lallana said. "But at the end, and over the whole 90 minutes, it's a deserved win. It will always be hard winning in London against Arsenal ".

by | August 23, 2016 | 02:39

New Zealand are unlikely to show any gratitude to the Fijians when they meet in the quarter-finals later on Wednesday. "It s always been our plan for three years, get them back to number one, win world titles and then claim this first gold medal".

by | August 22, 2016 | 01:30

Koeman wrote in the newspaper: "Ten days before the transfer deadline he came into the manager's office and said he was no longer leaving and had decide to stay at Everton ". Speaking to the media after Everton's first Premier League win under the Dutchman, Koeman revealed that Lukaku has chose to commit his future to the Merseyside club.

by | August 22, 2016 | 01:26

Xhaka made his full debut in Saturday's 0-0 Premier League draw at champions Leicester City, but the visiting supporters made their displeasure plain by chanting: "Spend some money!" "I think it is worth to try as he has the quality to go behind", Wenger said about the Chile forward, who has mainly been used as a winger since joining Arsenal from Barcelona two years ago.

by | August 22, 2016 | 01:27

Sunday's 65kg freestyle contest between Mongolia's Mandakhnaran Ganzorig and Ikhtiyor Navruzov of Uzbekistan appeared set to go in favour of the former. That decision was greeted with further boos by the crowd at Carioca Arena 2 as a tearful Ganzorig left the mat, the emotion of his dramatic defeat becoming all too much for him.

by | August 21, 2016 | 00:41

The Rugby Championship kicks off this weekend, with Australia hosting New Zealand and Argentina travelling to South Africa, and the phoney wars that are part and parcel of modern rugby have well and truly begun. "It's got nothing to do with us", Cheika said. "It sucks, so we have to regroup quick", he said. "Mate, of course [the ARU is not involved]". Wallaby skipper Stephen Moore was stunned with the result and said their performance was just not good enough: "I don't know what ...

by | August 21, 2016 | 00:40

Originally drafted by the Nashville Predators in the third round of the 2012 draft, Vesey said he wouldn't sign by the August 15 deadline. Jimmy Vesey hit unrestricted free agency earlier this week on Tuesday with several teams vying for his services.

by | August 21, 2016 | 00:40

In six innings he gave up six hits, one run, struck out three, and didn't walk anyone. J.D. Martinez clubbed a two-run homer off of Rick Porcello on Friday, accounting for all of his club's offense in an ugly loss to the Red Sox. Fulmer retired the first two hitters, but base hits by Sandy Leon and Brock Holt put runners on first and second. David Ortiz and Dustin Pedroia were reinserted into the starting lineup after a night off and both had multi-hit performances.

by | August 20, 2016 | 01:28

The Simone Show went out in style. And conversely, we know Zac Efron is a huge fan of Biles and the USA women's gymnastics - he traveled to Rio on Tuesday to personally meet them, and they were understandably ecstatic. And it seems his meeting with starstruck Simone was a big deal for him too - he tweeted shot of himself with the Olympians on Tuesday, and captioned it: "My Olympic dream came true".

by | August 20, 2016 | 01:26

The forecast for key growing areas of the U.S. Midwest showed moderate temperatures and some rain, beneficial for the final stages of development for the maturing soybean crop. The crop markets are fairly quiet near midday on Friday, with soybeans lower and corn and wheat a little higher. CBOT November soybean futures dropped 2 cents to $10.07-1/4 a bushel.

by | August 20, 2016 | 01:23

The unnamed 53-year-old man was unloading groceries and found the brownies in the backseat of his vehicle. The man ate four of the brownies. The woman declined to provide her children's names because she thought they could get in trouble, according to the Omaha World-Herald.

by | August 20, 2016 | 01:24

For Lochte, it was his first individual swim in the Rio games. Roommates this week at the Olympic Village, Phelps and Lochte won't discuss their impending showdown during the day, but each man appreciates what they've been through together.

by | August 19, 2016 | 00:35

Facing the Chinese threat of Chai Biao and Hong Wei, the British pairing, who only came together in 2014, won 21-18, 19-21, 21-10. And Ellis admits he and his partner will need to get over their disappointment, and fast, if they are to achieve their dream of making the podium.

by | August 19, 2016 | 00:30

The USA women's volleyball team needed just two points to finish off Serbia on Thursday in the 2016 Rio Olympic semifinals. She paced Serbia out to a 2-1 lead, before the Americans rallied back to take the fourth set. The U.S. will play the Netherlands/China loser in the bronze game. The Americans are knocked out of title contention and two-time defending Olympic champion Brazil was ousted in a stunning five-setter by China in the quarterfinals.

by | August 19, 2016 | 00:33

Holland's Dafne Schippers took second, 21.88. Tianna Bartoletta and Brittney Reese going 1-2 in women's long jump was thrilling to watch , especially after the leader kept changing in the final jumps, and the women's 200 and 100 hurdles finals lived up to their billing.

by | August 18, 2016 | 02:35

Second place went to Maria Paseka of Russian Federation at 15.253. Despite that, Paseka scored over six tenths less than Biles on each vault. Raisman added to ESPN that she knows Biles deserves her newly cemented legacy as possibly the greatest of all time , and spoke to how they supported each other throughout the competition.

by | August 18, 2016 | 02:36

Lochte's lawyer, Jeff Ostrow , rejected any claims that the United States swimmers could have fabricated details of the robbery, describing them as efforts by Brazilian officials to deflect criticism of problems at the Rio Games, New York Times reports.

by | August 18, 2016 | 02:35

Adjusted earnings of Sensus were $837m and adjusted earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) was $159m for 31 March 2016. "Both platforms provide a powerful foundation for future organic and inorganic growth opportunities". "We anticipate accelerating our delivery of innovative solutions to our customers, particularly in the area of advanced analytics across the water, wastewater and outdoor water sectors", Decker said.

by | August 18, 2016 | 02:31

Outside of the United States, France may have the best starting lineup in the tournament with Tony Parker, Batum, Nando de Colo, Boris Diaw and Rudy Gobert, but they lack Spain's depth. Both teams feature young talent primed to step into the spotlight in future worldwide tournaments, but seemingly not quite ready to take the reins in 2016.

by | August 18, 2016 | 02:30

Mourinho has five central midfielders to choose from after he discounted Wayne Rooney as a midfielder and omitted Bastian Schweinsteiger from his first-team squad. Pogba is already a fan favourite: he is the eighth highest jersey seller in the world - his Juventus kit sold 667,000 units a year ago, according to the Euromericas agency.

by | August 17, 2016 | 00:48

By Saturday evening, we can imagine that Arsenal fans will have changed their tune with a possible combination of three points and Shkodran Mustafi signing at the Emirates by Saturday evening. "And unless they are prepared to do so, you really do fear the worst". Sky had earlier reported that Valencia defender Shrokdan Mustafi was close to sealing a deal to move to Arsenal, but have now come out with the reports that the Gunners have lineup up Omer Toprak and Simon Kjaer as alternatives in ...

by | August 16, 2016 | 00:54

And the former Ajax, Barcelona, Inter Milan, AC Milan and Paris St Germain forward is also wooing his new younger Old Trafford colleagues. When asked if he had been nervous before his first Premier League clash as United boss, Mourinho replied: "To be honest, before the match a little bit, yes, but to have that feeling is normal".

by | August 16, 2016 | 00:50

She had learned from that loss, from trying to play with a better team. Lisa Dahlkvist beat U.S. goalkeeper Hope Solo to vault the Swedish side into the Olympic final four for the first time ever on Friday. "I'm really bad at it". The loss is the first for the Americans before a semifinal in a major competition ever. And after winning three Olympic gold medals, a World Cup title and setting all-time records for appearances (202), wins (153) and shutouts (102), there would appear to be ...

by | August 14, 2016 | 00:13

Patty Mills led Australia with 30 points. Both teams look like they have a great shot of ending up on the podium, although there is a lot of basketball still to be played. Mills was enormous and regretted the fact that the Boomers "had every opportunity to push that game. we still lost the game, it doesnt mean anything".

by | August 14, 2016 | 00:15

She will compete in the final for what may be her country's first medal of the Games, and its first ever gold. Needless to say, the Czech was under all sorts of pressure to prove to herself and to her large legion of fans. She got to another Grand Slam title match at Wimbledon, losing there to Williams. Kerber saved all 10 break points she faced in a 6-3, 7-5 victory. A nervy final game from Kvitova - which included a double fault at deuce after being up 40-0 - extended the American's ...

by | August 13, 2016 | 00:26

They just played lights-out basketball. "My teammates found me when I was open". Australia's Patty Mills got 30 points. Twice, Bogut banged him - once sending him to the floor, although making contact with the ball first. "This was a very very good night for us", United States coach Mike Krzyzewski said. This is literally the best Canadian women's Olympic team of all time.

by | August 13, 2016 | 00:14

Distracting thoughts will definitely be coming and so one must compose one's mind very well, Thrasher said to Team USA . "I absolutely fell in love with the sport of shooting, and I love practicing, I love competing, I love everything about it".

by | August 13, 2016 | 00:14

A brace from Lionel Messi and a solitary strike from Luis Suarez handed FC Barcelona a 3-2 win over Sampdoria in the Gamper Trophy. I feel a great sadness right now that this is happening again. Argentina captain Lionel Messi has called it quits with global football after Argentina's Copa America 2016 final defeat. It was heartening news for the country's demanding soccer fans after Argentina were knocked out of the Olympic Games this week in the group stage, their latest in a string ...

by | August 13, 2016 | 00:12

To put the success in context: no Brit has qualified for the final much less won a medal. With only a few gymnasts left in the round, MacLennan was guaranteed a final spot as soon as her score was announced. Canada's Rosie MacLennan smiles following her gold medal winning routine, August 12. Prior to winning Olympic silver, Page's highest career finish was fifth at the 2015 world championships in Denmark.

by | August 12, 2016 | 01:09

Paul Ryan won more than 80% of the vote in the Republican primary in Wisconsin. Ryan had outraised Nehlen by a 17 to 1 ratio through the latest reporting period, and while Cantor was widely criticized for ignoring his district, that wasn't the case with Ryan.