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by | October 06, 2018 | 22:28

The press conference, called for the unusually early time of 8:00 am (0700 GMT), lasted a mere eight minutes and 29 seconds. Mourinho responded to the criticism coming his way by claiming United overachieved in finishing second last season, 19 points behind champions Manchester City, adding he always expected this campaign to be more hard.

by | October 06, 2018 | 22:15

Juve got out to a quick start in this match with a lovely long ball from Leonardo Bonucci leading to a ideal volley from Dybala. "I'm happy for him (Dybala), he's on an upwards curve and playing more regularly but the others have also played well, above with maturity and calm against a well-organised team", said Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri.

by | October 06, 2018 | 21:26

José Mourinho's tenure as Manchester United manager might be over this weekend after reports emerged that he could be sacked . Mourinho has come under increasing pressure after United's poor start to the season, with talk of disputes with players, most notably Paul Pogba , heightening amid a four-game winless streak.

by | October 06, 2018 | 21:22

Here is how Twitter reacted to India's thumping win :Ian Bishop's face after the Garba segment. 272 - India's innings and 272-run win in this game is their biggest innings win in Test cricket. The bowlers then, led by Mohammed Shami wreaked havoc to reduce the visitors to 94 for 6 at the end of the second day's play. Kuldeep scalped his first five-wicket haul of the red ball version as he breathed down the neck of the visitor's batsmen.

by | October 06, 2018 | 20:41

Hazard will be hoping Chelsea maintain their undefeated record in the league this season as they travel to Southampton on Sunday. He said: "Everything goes through me". "Since the FA Cup final past year [won courtesy of a Hazard penalty], the World Cup, I'm at a good level, I can score goals and, when you do something good, you need to practise more to keep this good momentum".

by | October 06, 2018 | 16:41

But Dugarry, on the chances the 1998 World Cup victor would join United, told RMC Sport: "I think it's average because Zizou does not speak a word of English". Mourinho blamed a refusal by the police to offer an escort to the team bus rather than the club's organisation for the problem. " We left the hotel at 6pm hoping that 30 minutes would be enough".

by | October 06, 2018 | 15:49

However, the club insist that is not the case, with a spokesperson telling Omnisport: "It's all nonsense". Zinedine Zidane is widely considered the favorite to replace Mourinho as manager. " Jose Mourinho will get the biggest support of his life tomorrow and I'll be there to give it to him". The tail is wagging the dog at the football club.

by | October 06, 2018 | 15:43

It will be fantastic if the three top contenders continue to tussle until the final game weeks of the season because it's been long since we saw a hard-fought title race! "The best way is that we should not need the police". We want to show a reaction. "It is something for Liverpool , not me", the City boss told a news conference. "We felt it now, we don't want to have that feeling again", he said.

by | October 06, 2018 | 15:40

The Indian batsmen plundered runs after being sent in to bat early in the first test as captain Virat Kohli , debutant Prithvi Shaw and all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja smashed majestic centuries leading the team on to a score of 649. Kohli became the quickest batsman to reach 24 Test centuries after the great Donald Bradman. Tail-ender Keemo Paul, in only his second Test, bludgeoned a four and a six in an unbeaten 13 to see West Indies to the close.

by | October 05, 2018 | 19:31

There has been consistent speculation over how long he may last in his post at Manchester United and a trip to Chelsea in the Premier League looms large after October's global break. "I don't know but I honestly don't think changing managers all the time is the solution". And Mourinho revealed his team MUST beat Newcastle this weekend to banish the critics.

by | October 05, 2018 | 18:57

The 2019 National Basketball Association free agent crop could include Kevin Durant, Klay Thompson, Kawhi Leonard and Jimmy Butler , plus potential restricted free agent Kristaps Porzingis. Marquee players like Kevin Durant, Jimmy Butler, Kawhi Leonard, Klay Thompson, and Kyrie Irving . Irving is entering his eighth season in the Association and second in Boston.

by | October 05, 2018 | 17:02

President Trump said Thursday that Democrats' attempt to "destroy" Supreme Court nominee Brett M. Kavanaugh is backfiring on them. Then, he slammed Franken's replacement Tina Smith , who he said no one ever heard of and is "never going to vote for us".

by | October 05, 2018 | 17:02

However, amid Hazard's fine start to the campaign, Olivier Giroud has failed to score in seven appearances and Alvaro Morata has managed just a solitary strike in nine; Spanish winger Pedro Rodriguez has bagged three in seven while Willian has two in 10.

by | October 05, 2018 | 12:59

So, obviously, it's going to be a crammed course, and so we'll just see how it all comes together. "It's good to have him back and we'll see", the Patriots head coach said prior to Tuesday afternoon's practice. So, if Edelman didn't come back, the Patriots would be on pace to have the fewest catches, targets and yards and lowest catch rate over the past five years by a significant margin.

by | October 05, 2018 | 11:55

Shaw has scored a century on debut in Ranji and Duleep Trophy tournaments. India will look to maintain their status in the ICC Test rankings during the two-match Test series against the West Indies . Roach will be absent as he has flown back to attend a family issue and the lack of top-quality spinners is a cause for concern. After winning the toss and opting to bat first, KL Rahul was dismissed in the very first over.

by | October 05, 2018 | 11:28

Everton are keeping tabs on Declan Rice's ongoing contractual situation at West Ham , according to claims from Graeme Bailey, writing in The Gambling Times . Manuel Pellegrini's men were bottom of the Premier League without a point. It's been a hard few days for the Manchester giants as not only have they been sent tumbling from the Carabao Cup at the hands of lowly Derby County, but star player Paul Pogba and Jose Mourinho have had a very public falling out.

by | October 05, 2018 | 11:12

Hamilton, who himself was uncomfortable with the call and considered handing the position back to Bottas at the end of the race, said he was also able to see the bigger picture. Vettel's chances of securing a fifth world title were dealt another blow, but the German fully understand the team tactics deployed by the Silver Arrows squad.

by | October 05, 2018 | 06:25

Nair, who scored a triple-hundred in December 2016, was part of India's squad for all six of their most recent Test matches. All eyes will be the 21-year-old aggressive middle-order batsman, Shimron Hetmeyer as he has been extremely impressive in the six Tests he has played so far for his country.

by | October 05, 2018 | 04:29

The initial statement from the Commissioner's Office does not reveal any details about what MLB discovered, other than to say that the league reviewed the available evidence and concluded that discipline was appropriate. The league's investigation first started in June 2017 after Reidy's friend levied allegations of abuse against Russell in an Instagram comment following Reidy's post claiming Russell had cheated on her.

by | October 04, 2018 | 23:12

You have five minutes to try to name them all. "It's a good three points, we fought against a lot of things, and that is why satisfying for the team". Manchester City overcame a first-minute setback to relaunch their Champions League campaign with what manager Pep Guardiola hailed as an "important" 2-1 victory at Hoffenheim , clinched by a late David Silva victor, on Tuesday.