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by | September 14, 2018 | 05:12

The striker beats the previous oldest player on record - Greece captain Yorghos Koudas, who was 48 when he played his last game in 1995. Weah, who led the attack and showed glimpses of the class that made him a global star, received a standing ovation from fans when he was substituted with 11 minutes remaining.

by | September 14, 2018 | 03:47

The storm's winds may have weakened in recent days - they are now at 110mph (175km/h) - but there are fears Florence's slow-moving nature could bring different problems. "It's cumulative damage", Myers said. "Even though [Florence] has weakened, it is no less unsafe than it was yesterday". Conditions will deteriorate through Thursday (local time): Starting along the coast, winds will accelerate, the rain will intensify, and the ocean will surge ashore.

by | September 14, 2018 | 01:26

It has become a slogan of sorts for a certain brand of traditional sports fan - a plea to keep sports free from our increasingly fractured and politicised atmosphere. Ramos penalized her a game for verbal abuse , something virtually unheard of in such an important match . "I'm here fighting for women's rights and for women's equality and for all kinds of stuff".

by | September 14, 2018 | 01:22

His 6-3, 7-6 (4), 6-3 defeat to the Serbian was not the fairytale outcome he had imagined. It was Djokovic's 14th Grand Slam title and the third US Open title. ESPN drew the joint second-highest TV audience they have ever had for the US Open for her final loss to Naomi Osaka , tied with the final between Djokovic and Roger Federer in 2015.

by | September 13, 2018 | 23:43

The Habs made the announcement just after midnight Monday. "When the request was made to look at making a trade, we started to actively go after that". The Attack GM said he didn't want to jump the gun with any decisions Monday regarding the future of his junior club in relation to the Suzuki trade, and the possibility Owen Sound could play out the string in 2018-19 without their leading scorer from a year ago.

by | September 13, 2018 | 23:31

Tierra Ruffin-Pratt sank a 3-pointer with 6:49 left to cut Seattle's 16-point lead at the start of the fourth to five (72-67) and inject a little suspense in a game the Storm controlled for three quarters. "I was trying to kind of figure out my go-to moves as games were going on and just try to get comfortable finding different ways". Washington refused to use her bone bruise as an excuse, but with the season over, the star forward expounded on her limitations.

by | September 13, 2018 | 18:11

Kaepernick made the decision to kneel during the national anthem at NFL games in 2016 to highlight police brutality and racial inequality in the US. "I don't think it's appropriate what they did". Some fans responded to Kaepernick's sponsorship deal by cutting or burning gear with Nike's signature swoosh logo. The endorsement deal between Nike and Kaepernick has unsurprisingly proven controversial, prompting some to call for a boycott of the company's products.

by | September 13, 2018 | 17:48

All the emotions that come with accomplishing something like that ... man, it's a dream come true for me. The West High School Graduate and Lehi resident was the final pick for USA captain Jim Furyk . Finau rose to a career-high 15th in the world rankings on Monday and is looking forward to taking part at Le Golf National from September 28. Regardless of which player is chosen for the final spot, the USA should have a strong team heading into Paris.

by | September 13, 2018 | 17:46

Tottenham were heavily linked with the player throughout the summer, while Chelsea were also said to be keen. Yes, the summer window may have long since closed, but speculation about Manchester United eyeing some silly money move for a player they probably won't actually sign is never ever too far away.

by | September 13, 2018 | 10:06

He sacked Packers quarterback DeShone Kizer on his first play in the National Football League, and the spotlight at Lambeau Field didn't look to bright for him. "You're just taking it one day at a time. We'll take it day by day and learn as we go". "He'll be in the rehab group today", McCarthy added. "He's always responded.

by | September 13, 2018 | 08:59

However, the Three Lions again failed to hit the heights from their World Cup campaign, particularly in a poor first 45 minutes that provoked strong words between the players at half-time. Daily Telegraph columnist Jamie Carragher made the point that Rashford has the most hard of tasks at United - a young player coming through as a striker at a big club.

by | September 13, 2018 | 05:17

The 31-year-old Serb is now even with Pete Sampras for the third-most major trophies for a man in tennis history, trailing only Roger Federer's 20 and Rafael Nadal's 17. 1's time away because she had a baby. Most predicted the Spaniard as the one most capable of surviving intensely hot, humid conditions as well as night matches that stretch into the early-morning hours at the year's final Grand Slam.

by | September 12, 2018 | 20:44

Joe Smith of The Athletic was the first to report that Yzerman was stepping aside, and that the man who worked with him on personnel decisions, Julien Brisebois, would move into the GM role. A source told the Detroit Free Press that Yzerman told Lightning players in the meeting that he was going home to Detroit , the city where he was made a legend and still lives during the offseason.

by | September 12, 2018 | 17:26

The Rams have a tough defense, so don't panic yet on Carr. He participated in six practices before playing Monday. The reigning NFL coach of the year showed he is not going to stand pat after orchestrating a team that led the league in scoring last season.

by | September 12, 2018 | 16:11

Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah are the African representatives among the 55 players nominated for the 2018 FIFA FIFPro World 11. For the FIFPro World 11 award, nearly 25,000 professional footballers from 65 different countries will cast their votes choosing between five goalkeepers , 20 defenders , 15 midfielders and 15 forwards on the list.

by | September 12, 2018 | 13:43

The Paris Saint-Germain star converted a penalty just before half-time for Brazil after Roberto Firmino's early opener. Speaking to media Neymar Jr. The referee though whistled for a free-kick for a foul by the Newcastle player on Neymar midway through the first half. Neymar converted a penalty kick in the 44th for his 58th goal in 91 global appearances, third in Brazilian history behind Pelé (77) and Ronaldo (62).

by | September 12, 2018 | 13:41

Bradley played first and chipped to within two feet. That left Bradley to tap in for the win. Jordan Spieth insisted he will accept his punishment from the PGA Tour if they decide he has breached regulations by failing to play in the required number of tournaments this season.

by | September 12, 2018 | 11:33

However, a clash with Dani Carvajal early in the second half left him apparently unconscious on the turf. Mourinho wants Shaw to stay and has been happy with the left back's form this season. "He's talking and seems fairly comfortable", Southgate said. The Manchester United star's injury overshadowed what had been a somewhat chastening night for Southgate's side, although the news ensured it ended on a positive note.

by | September 12, 2018 | 08:41

Uefa named Luka Modric as its player of the year less than two weeks ago, but the Croatian captain could not muster up his usual commanding performance for his team, who may still be feeling the impact of a tremendous, yet exhausting, World Cup .

by | September 12, 2018 | 06:59

The 20-year-old also opened the scoring in Saturday's 2-1 loss to Spain at Wembley and Southgate was keen to see him come to the fore despite a lack of regular starts under Jose Mourinho at club level. With Dele Alli absent through injury and Jesse Lingard dropping to the bench, responsibility for giving shape to England's attacking ideas in midfield fell to Chelsea's Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Manchester City's Fabian Delph .