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Sports Mauricio Pochettino backs Spurs players to compete with world's best
Author: 0 Mauricio Pochettino backs Spurs players to compete with world's best

There had been hopes that Lamela might also make his long-awaited return from injury against the Hammers - a year to the day since his last match - but Mauricio Pochettino says that will not be possible. We want to be fresh and compete tomorrow as we want to get to the next round of the competition. 'We are resting players that need the rest as we don't want to take a risk - and we are resting players as they need to rest.

Sports Is Wenger holding Arsenal striker Lacazette back?
Author: 0 Is Wenger holding Arsenal striker Lacazette back?

It was an entertaining fixture between the two sides, but if you were one of those unlucky people to catch the game on Sky Sports this afternoon, you've unknowingly been trolled by an innocent looking ballboy. Mertesacker, who saw his team fall behind to a Wayne Rooney effort, praised them for their resilience, but in particular the role Ozil played in the comeback.

Sports Real Madrid President Perez reveals freakish messages from Spurs chairman
Author: 0 Real Madrid President Perez reveals freakish messages from Spurs chairman

Kane has continued his impressive form to start this season, leading to reports Madrid are interested in the England worldwide, and Kroos praised the 24-year-old. Perez said that, if he did make an inquiry, Tottenham would value Kane at 250 million euros ($295 million), which would be a world-record transfer fee.

Sports David Unsworth takes interim charge of Everton after Koeman's sacking
Author: 0 David Unsworth takes interim charge of Everton after Koeman's sacking

Conte's side host beleaguered Everton in the Carabao Cup at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday, and Courtois now believes the Blues can hit back to top form. Critics of the situation at Goodison Park suggest that the blame for Everton's problems falls on director of football Steve Walsh , who arrived from Leicester City with the reputation of being a master scout but has not reproduced his magic since arriving in July.

Sports Good news for Man United & Phil Jones before Swansea
Author: 0 Good news for Man United & Phil Jones before Swansea

How will the duel happen this time? In addition to facing Benfica on 31st October, they face their sternest challenge of the League season so far on Saturday, playing host to a buoyant Spurs. The defeat was for the wards Jose Mourinho first in the season, which should only give more motivation for the upcoming game. Meanwhile, after their 2-1 win over United last Saturday, Huddersfield Town midfielder Tom Ince said that Mourinho's men do not play with the same fluidity as their ...

Sports Eagles OT Jason Peters carted off with leg injury vs. Washington
Author: 0 Eagles OT Jason Peters carted off with leg injury vs. Washington

The pair were injured during Monday's 34-24 win over the Washington Redskins . The team originally hoped Peters, 35, had only suffered a tear in his MCL, which would provide that he could return this season. Entering a Week 8 matchup with the San Francisco 49ers, a now Hicks-less Eagles' defense ranks 19th in schedule-adjusted Defensive Net Expected Points allowed per play this season.

Sports Wild's Parise has back surgery
Author: 0 Wild's Parise has back surgery

News of the surgery was first delivered by Michael Russo at the Athletic, Monday night . According to the Wild, he underwent a microdiscectomy procedure, which involves removing tissue from a herniated disk that's placing pressure upon a nerve root or the spinal cord.

Sports Venus Williams vs Jelena Ostapenko, WTA Finals
Author: 0 Venus Williams vs Jelena Ostapenko, WTA Finals

Both players had lost their opening ties on Sunday so were desperate for a victory to keep their future fate in the eight-woman event in their own hands and neither appeared willing to budge in a titanic three hour and 13-minute marathon. The American then won the next two games to take the set, with an unforced error count of 17-8 against Ostapenko. It took her 3 hours and 13 minutes to finish the job on Tuesday, making it the second-longest match at the finals in Singapore and the ...

Sports Jerry Jones reiterates that the National Football League got it wrong with Ezekiel Elliott
Author: 0 Jerry Jones reiterates that the National Football League got it wrong with Ezekiel Elliott

We've seen this kind of battle over a suspension before, as Tom Brady fought the league in court before ultimately serving a four-game "Deflategate" suspension to start the 2016 season. Elliott was previously cleared to play in the Cowboys' Week 1 game against the New York Giants while the two sides were waiting on the injunction decision and finished with 104 rushing yards and 36 receiving yards in his team's 19-3 victory.

Sports Unsworth keen to make Everton job his own
Author: 0 Unsworth keen to make Everton job his own

Everton caretaker manager David Unsworth has said that Ross Barkley has the potential to become one of the club's "all-time greats" if he can be persuaded to remain at the club. We want a winning manager who knows the club. In the final third, Everton Under-23s attack with a dynamism and pace sorely lacking from Ronald Koeman's recent lineups.

Sports Second Poster of Kapil Sharma Starrer 'Firangi' Out, Trailer Releasing Tomorrow
Author: 0 Second Poster of Kapil Sharma Starrer 'Firangi' Out, Trailer Releasing Tomorrow

The film is all about comedy and it is set in the backdrop of British rule in India. Kapil Sharma fans must be happy after watching this trailer of his new film Firangi as they were missing their superstar from a long time. And here he is, with the trailer of his second Bollywod film titled Firangi . Kapil's transformation from a heart-broken to a determined man is exemplary and we can't wait for the film's release.

Sports Arsene Wenger rejects Mesut Ozil to Manchester United speculation
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger rejects Mesut Ozil to Manchester United speculation

The two of them were sharp physically, very mobile and if you have their individual quality, that makes them unsafe against any defender. See the front 3 against Watford compared to what we played at Merseyside. "I would say [he is back to his best]", Wenger told Sky Sports after his side secured a first away win of the league season. "I know he can be temperamental and is prone to sulk but he is not the first player to behave in this way and he certainly won't be the last".

Sports Kid Rock says he won't run for Senate
Author: 0 Kid Rock says he won't run for Senate

Rock said . "Who couldn't figure that out?" "Are you kidding me?" Kid Rock is sticking to what he knows. At a September 12 concert, Kid Rock was introduced as Michigan's "next senator" and talked about running for president. "I've got 15 days from my announcement to file paperwork with the FEC!", he wrote. Rock said on Stern's show, according to the Detroit Free Press .

Sports Pyeongchang 2018 Games torch lit in ancient Olympia
Author: 0 Pyeongchang 2018 Games torch lit in ancient Olympia

The ceremony, lasting about an hour, represents the beginning of the 2018 Olympics and is a prelude to one of the games' most emblematic events, the torch relay. After thanks to the god Apollo, "king of the sun and the idea of light", in the shadow of the Greek South Korean and Olympic flags, high priestess Greek actress Katerina Lehou handed the flame to the first relay runner, Greece's 24-year-old Nordic skier Apostolos Angelis.

Sports Liverpool's defensive errors can not continue - Joel Matip
Author: 0 Liverpool's defensive errors can not continue - Joel Matip

The former Manchester United defender was on commentary duty for the Wembley Stadium encounter that was over as soon as it started, with Harry Kane needing fewer than four minutes to open the scoring before Son Heung-min doubled the lead in the 19th minute.

Sports Chicago Bears vs. Carolina Panthers: Defensive grades
Author: 0 Chicago Bears vs. Carolina Panthers: Defensive grades

They may be without receiver Kelvin Benjamin , and Cam Newton is prone to turnovers. Cornerback Prince Amukamara did a great job defending the slant route and deflecting the ball into the air, and Jackson did the rest, evading Panthers all the way downfield to give the Bears a two-score lead, nearly single-handedly.

Sports Everton appoints former star, Unsworth as caretaker manager after Koeman sacking
Author: 0 Everton appoints former star, Unsworth as caretaker manager after Koeman sacking

However, according to the Mirror , Tuchel has emerged as Everton's number one choice and the club have already made contact with the German's representatives. Sky Sports News understands Unsworth is the preferred candidate of chairman Bill Kenwright and also has the support of a significant number of senior players - he was also in caretaker charge past year when Roberto Martinez left the club .

Sports Lauda unimpressed with 'interfering' stewards
Author: 0 Lauda unimpressed with 'interfering' stewards

Rules are rules, right? "After watching videos you could equally argue Kimi forced him there", tweeted Andretti, calling it the "best overtake" of the entire Grand Prix. "When you get decisions like today it is hard to understand where the consistency is". "What's happened? They've made an instant decision and I think it's a shocking decision ".