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Sports David Unsworth eyeing two Premier League wins to boost Everton managerial chances
Author: 0 David Unsworth eyeing two Premier League wins to boost Everton managerial chances

While focus has been on the Toffees' poor Premier League form, they have also flopped on their return to European football, picking up just one point from three matches. The Merseyside club have left Wayne Rooney, Leighton Baines and Phil Jagielka at home for this game, giving the veterans of the club time to recover ahead of their crucial match at the weekend.

Sports Gordon Hayward rode back to Boston with gruesome injury taking only Tylenol
Author: 0 Gordon Hayward rode back to Boston with gruesome injury taking only Tylenol

Get the app and get the game. Hayward said he has been able to spend extra time with his two young daughters, Bernie and Charlie, and being off his feet means a chance to play some of his beloved video games. "I've written several blogs, and this one was by far the longest one as the time it took for me to do it", Hayward said. All I could think was that it's all over.

Sports Joe Gomez, Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Tammy Abraham get England call-ups
Author: 0 Joe Gomez, Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Tammy Abraham get England call-ups

Despite holding talks with officials representing the Super Eagles, Abraham has opted to pledge his worldwide allegiance to England who has he played for at Under-18, Under-19 and Under-21 level. They will join Harry Winks who will keep his place while Jack Wilshere has missed out. Liverpool duo Daniel Sturridge and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and United defender Chris Smalling have not been included.

Sports New SoCal stadium among 4 future CFP championship sites
Author: 0 New SoCal stadium among 4 future CFP championship sites

This season's championship game will be held in Atlanta at the new Mercedes-Benz Stadium, which landed the championship game even before it was built — as the stadium in Inglewood has done. Indianapolis represents a departure to a cold-weather city, but one used to hosting major sporting events and one in the Big Ten footprint. Indiana Sports Corp said in a release that they believe the national championship game will generate more than $150 million for the Indianapolis region.

Sports Efforts on for Asif Ali Zardari, Nawaz Sharif meet
Author: 0 Efforts on for Asif Ali Zardari, Nawaz Sharif meet

The judge has also been informed about the issuance of bailable warrants against former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and issuance of a notice to his guarantor. Sharif is in London along with his family to be with his ailing wife Kulsoom Nawaz who is still receiving cancer treatment in the British capital. Moreover, PM Abbasi and Punjab CM Shehbaz have been directed to improve relations with state institutions and also place the PML-N's grievances before them.

Sports Liberia court orders temporary halt to runoff election prep
Author: 0 Liberia court orders temporary halt to runoff election prep

He is up against the ruling party vice president Joseph Boakai, who claimed 28.8 percent of votes . Leading the challenge in court, Charles Brumskine, the candidate of the opposition Liberty Party, alleged the election was fraught with fraud and irregularities and called on the National Elections Commission to suspend the second-round voting until its case has been heard.

Sports No curfews on players on Ashes tour despite Stokes incident
Author: 0 No curfews on players on Ashes tour despite Stokes incident

The controversial batsman, who has spent time playing down under for the Melbourne Stars in the Twenty20 franchise-based BBL competition told ESPN that England will get "absolutely hammered" in Australia , with the target of his most scathing comments the inexperienced and under pressure batting order.

Author: 0 I'm honoured to be nominated, says Troost-Ekong — CAF Award

The respective winners will be announced in the Ghanaian capital Accra next January. Victor Moses helped Chelsea reclaim the Premier League crown and he also inspired Nigeria to qualify for a sixth World Cup final. The veteran goalkeeper plays his club football in Saudi Arabia for Al-Taawoun. Brockie is arguably the front-runner to win the African Based Player accolade, considering he's the top goal scorer in the Confed cup this year with 10 goals, four more than his closest competitors.

Sports Manchester United vs Benfica: Five things we learned
Author: 0 Manchester United vs Benfica: Five things we learned

Nemanja Matic believes Scott McTominay is "the future of Manchester United " and has vowed to help the midfielder progress in training. I'm sure he is the future of Manchester United and I enjoy playing with him because he also works really hard and is very confident.

Sports Todd Bowles Says He 'Wasn't Aware' of Jets' Trade for Rashard Robinson
Author: 0 Todd Bowles Says He 'Wasn't Aware' of Jets' Trade for Rashard Robinson

Morris Claiborne hasn't practiced since injuring his left foot on Sunday, and Buster Skrine , who sat out last week with a concussion, remains in the league's protocol. The 2016 fourth-rounder had started 7-of-8 games for the 49ers this season, but struggled mightily, grading out as one of Pro Football Focus' worst cornerbacks.

Sports Browns' Josh Gordon reinstated by National Football League on conditional basis
Author: 0 Browns' Josh Gordon reinstated by National Football League on conditional basis

Cleveland released a statement , attributed to vice president of football operations Sashi Brown , acknowledging that the organization had been informed of Gordon's reinstatement. Based on all those factors, Gordon is worth a speculative add if you have the roster flexibility and can afford to wait until December 3 to see how he fares in his first game action since 2014.

Sports College Football Playoff Announces Championship Locations for 2021-24
Author: 0 College Football Playoff Announces Championship Locations for 2021-24

Indianapolis represents a departure to a cold-weather city, but one used to hosting major sporting events and one in the Big Ten footprint. NRG Stadium , which hosted Super Bowl LI earlier this year, seats 71,795. The 20 previous national championship games were hosted by the Orange Bowl Committee, most recently, the 2013 BCS National Championship Game between Alabama and Notre Dame.

Sports Man City's Silva prays for Champions League triumph
Author: 0 Man City's Silva prays for Champions League triumph

Manchester City are still without defender Vincent Kompany, who continues to struggle with a calf injury. The Germany global featured for City during their 3-2 win over West Brom in the Premier League over the wekeend. Silva, who joined City in 2010, added that negotiations were ongoing to sign a new contract and extend his stay at the Premier League club past 2019.

Author: 0 Three Big 12 teams ranked in preseason AP Top 25 poll

Michigan State is ranked No. 2, Minnesota is ranked No. 15 and Northwestern sits right ahead of Purdue at No. 19. Minnesota is ranked in the AP preseason poll for the first time since 2010, when it was No. Kentucky rounded out the top 5, followed by Villanova, Wichita State and Florida. The Acc had the most teams ranked in the top 25, with 5. Also in the non-conference portion of the schedule Kentucky will play at No.

Sports Papa John's CEO not happy with National Football League leadership
Author: 0 Papa John's CEO not happy with National Football League leadership

For Q3, system-wide comparable sales were up 1.0% for the North America business and increased 5.3% at worldwide stores. Ritchie said that research has found that Papa John's has been the most recognized sponsor associated with the NFL for two years running, which he said means the company's performance can track with that of the league.

Sports Spain's Rafael Nadal seals year-end No. 1 ranking for 4th time
Author: 0 Spain's Rafael Nadal seals year-end No. 1 ranking for 4th time

The 31-year-old Spaniard assured himself the No. 1 ranking by beating Hyeon Chung 7-5, 6-3 Wednesday in the second round of the Paris Masters. It marks the conclusion of what has been a remarkable season of renaissance for Nadal, who overcame wrist problems from past year to win the French Open and US Open - his 15th and 16th grand slam titles.

Sports Kelly Clarkson Takes The Stage On
Author: 0 Kelly Clarkson Takes The Stage On "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon"

In support and celebration of the album, the vocal sensation appears on Tuesday's " Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon ". But Fallon wasn't done with Shelton. Letting Shelton go first, he made it clear that he wasn't too pleased about playing the game of chance. "I'm only here because Seth Meyers was booked", he jokingly added.

Sports Timberwolves hold off Heat 125-122 in OT
Author: 0 Timberwolves hold off Heat 125-122 in OT

Heat: Miami missed more free throws in the first quarter (three) than in its two previous games combined (two). Jeff Teague led the way with 23 points, 11 assists and six steals, Andrew Wiggins added 22 points while Karl-Anthony Towns finished with 20 points, 12 rebounds and three blocks.