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Sports Diego Costa: Chelsea agree terms with Atletico Madrid to sell striker
Author: 0 Diego Costa: Chelsea agree terms with Atletico Madrid to sell striker

He was reportedly told in August that he was not part of Antonio Conte's plans. Chelsea loanee Kurt Zouma has been getting good reviews for his play on the right side of the back three. With Atletico two goals ahead, Diego Simeone opted to withdraw Griezmann for Ghana global Thomas Partey for the final 20 minutes. Chelsea play at Atletico next Wednesday in Champions League Group C and all parties will be relieved the matter has been resolved.

Sports Lacazette strikes twice as Arsenal beats West Brom
Author: 0 Lacazette strikes twice as Arsenal beats West Brom

Wenger's Arsenal , who finished fifth in the Premier League last season, missed out on Champions League qualification for the first time in 20 years and are playing in the less prestigious Europa League . "I think that the closest guy here, to being world class, has been world class and is world class is Aguero because of the longevity in this league year in year out".

Sports Kevin Durant endorses National Football League protests
Author: 0 Kevin Durant endorses National Football League protests

The mass protests, which also included more than 20 players kneeling at Wembley Stadium where the Jacksonville Jaguars played the Baltimore Ravens, were in response to President Trump's controversial comments aimed at former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick and other protesting players in the league, who Trump said should be sacked.

Author: 0 Chelsea boss Conte takes high road over Costa rift

The Chelsea FC board have been under a lot of scrutiny lately due to their failure to once again get key transfer targets. After making his first start of the season in the League Cup last week, the Belgium worldwide was again named as a substitute for Chelsea's 4-0 Premier League win over Stoke City on Saturday as he continues to recover from a fractured ankle.

Sports 'Do you think you're Lionel Messi?' Edinson Cavani's 'dig' at Neymar
Author: 0 'Do you think you're Lionel Messi?' Edinson Cavani's 'dig' at Neymar

Dani Alves, one of Neymar's compatriots and one of his few allies at the club, is said to have organised a team-bonding session to close the rift but that it ended being "as animated as a funeral wake". "French global Blaise Matuidi, one of the leaders of the group, was hurt and forced his transfer to Juventus for only €20m". To a greater or lesser extent, all members of the staff felt treated as merchandise in exchange for opening a gap to Neymar.

Sports Steelers' Coach Comments On Alejandro Villanueva
Author: 0 Steelers' Coach Comments On Alejandro Villanueva

But Villanueva said his stance on the field resulted from a communication mistake, and he now regrets how he made his teammates look bad. According to Ron Cook of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on Monday, Steelers guard Ramon Foster said Villanueva had "special clearance" to come out of the tunnel for the anthem while his teammates waited in the tunnel.

Sports Hardik Pandya is a smart cricketer, opines Rahul Dravid
Author: 0 Hardik Pandya is a smart cricketer, opines Rahul Dravid

The Virat Kohli-led Team India have gone to the top of the ODI rankings after the win. Twice in the ongoing series against Australia - at Chennai and then at Indore - Pandya has seized the momentum for India with his big-hitting abilities.

Sports Russell brings nachos to Cards fan, Cubs near Central clinch
Author: 0 Russell brings nachos to Cards fan, Cubs near Central clinch

Lester (12-8) bounced back from a rough outing Wednesday in an 8-1 loss at Tampa Bay, giving up a run on five hits on Monday. In addition, the Cardinals lost All-Star catcher Yadier Molina in the seventh inning after he was struck with consecutive foul balls in the mask.

Author: 0 Costa's Chelsea exit a 'real shame' for Premier League, says Hughes

There were suggestions in some quarters following last weekend's goalless draw with Arsenal that Chelsea are missing Costa's fiery presence with the more understated Morata leading the attack, and Conte revealed he is also working to improve that side of the 24-year-old's game.

Sports Steelers' Villanueva: I threw teammates 'under the bus' during national anthem
Author: 0 Steelers' Villanueva: I threw teammates 'under the bus' during national anthem

Villanueva, an Army veteran who served three terms in Afghanistan, became something of the face of people opposed to anthem protests and was the best-selling National Football League jersey by Monday. "Unfortunately, I threw (my teammates) under the bus , unintentionally", Villanueva said. "To be quite honest with you, I didn't appreciate our football team being dragged into politics this weekend".

Sports English Premier League Report: Stoke City v Chelsea 23 September 2017
Author: 0 English Premier League Report: Stoke City v Chelsea 23 September 2017

Pedro was also on the scoresheet as Chelsea ran out comfortable winners at Stoke , with the Blues now in third place in the Premier League table having taken 13 points from their six games so far this campaign. I'm not interested to continue talking about this issue. With Atletico under a transfer embargo and unable to register new players until January, Costa will have to wait to wear the red and white stripes again.

Sports Steelers' Villanueva Apologizes for Standing for National Anthem
Author: 0 Steelers' Villanueva Apologizes for Standing for National Anthem

Sunday in the National Football League was unlike any other in the recent history of the league, as various players throughout the league protested during the national anthem. "#BoycottPittsburghSteelers #BoycottTheNFL" Another Pittsburgh Steelers fan, @ArvinGibbs, tweeted a video of himself burning a Steelers shirt while playing the national anthem.

Sports Conte Comments On Costa's Chelsea Exit
Author: 0 Conte Comments On Costa's Chelsea Exit

But Conte reportedly informed Costa that he was no longer in his plans via text message over the summer, and the player has refused to return to training since, opting to stay in Brazil. He scored 59 goals for Chelsea , but relations with coach Antonio Conte deteriorated last season and he has not played since the end of last season.

Sports Hawks know to expect the unexpected vs. Titans, LeBeau
Author: 0 Hawks know to expect the unexpected vs. Titans, LeBeau

Meghan Linsey , who sang the national anthem, got down one knee at the end of her rendition. We don't appreciate some of the things that came out of Washington. "For him to say that it's a privilege and we shouldn't speak on what we believe in because we're making money", he added, "I mean, he was a rich man too, and all of a sudden, he's speaking on what he believes in, and still stood up for what believes in and he's the President of the United States".

Sports Dolphins dominated by Jets, 20
Author: 0 Dolphins dominated by Jets, 20

More mental errors than we've had the last two years. "It was just feeling each other out and it just didn't work out". New York's defensive line could just tee off on Jay Cutler , who was sacked on three occasions and hit seven times .

Sports Conte thanks Costa for time at Chelsea
Author: 0 Conte thanks Costa for time at Chelsea

The win keeps Chelsea in third place, three points off top spot, while Stoke remain down in 15th position on five points from six games. Chelsea forward Pedro will return to Antonio Conte's squad for the trip to Stoke on Saturday while Tiemoue Bakayoko is available despite being involved in a vehicle accident on Thursday.

Sports Chelsea won't rush Hazard back, says Conte
Author: 0 Chelsea won't rush Hazard back, says Conte

Manchester United fans grew tired of the football their side played under former manager Louis van Gaal and have revelled in a start to the new season under successor Jose Mourinho during which they have scored freely, registering four goals in a game on four occasions already.

Author: 0 Mendy reveals origin of Manchester City move

Guardiola has lauded De Bruyne as one of the biggest talents he has managed in his coaching career, with a pay hike of around £200,000 per week in the pipeline when the negotiations are put on a more concrete footing. The project at City is superb so it's best for me. Guardiola is keen to tie him down to a new deal ahead of next summer's World Cup in Russian Federation and is confident an agreement can be reached, saying: "I think so, yeah".