by | October 11, 2017 | 03:20

Ireland can still secure automatic qualification, but victory is required to guarantee at least a play-off place. Handed a start as manager Martin O'Neill implemented a specific game-plan, Arter was asked to provide energy and impetus in the middle of the field, and he played a significant role in James McClean's victor when he dummied Jeff Hendrick's pull-back to leave the West Brom man with time and space to pull the trigger.

by | October 11, 2017 | 03:18

Conor McGregor hasn't made any decisions yet regarding his next fight but it's safe to assume that the reigning UFC lightweight champion will have an opinion when he finally sits down with the promotion to book his return to action. "Conor is a huge wrestling fan", a source told SunSport . If one is to believe the buzz in the professional wrestling and MMA communities, Conor McGregor has crafted his public image, learning from top WWE self-promoters such as The Rock and "The Nature Boy" ...

by | October 11, 2017 | 02:52

In between they face Benfica home and away in the Uefa Champions League, and face Swansea in the League Cup . All those sides finished in a group between 7th and 15th last season. The French global was ruled out until early December with the injury , however United have dealt with the blow just fine. Four of Liverpool's last six games have now ended with honours even and it's a trend they will need to shake off to keep their aspirations at home and overseas in check.

by | October 11, 2017 | 02:54

Beckham was hurt with about four minutes remaining in the fourth quarter of the Giants' 27-22 loss to the Los Angeles Chargers on Sunday, a defeat that dropped NY to 0-5 for the season. "It's a sad situation", McAdoo said Monday, via the team's official website . He began with the All-America Football Conference's Baltimore Colts in 1948 and finished with the NFL's New York Giants.

by | October 11, 2017 | 02:10

Editor's note: All Rankings updated as of 2:30 pm EST Tuesday. Brady has been hit 32 times, 16 of which were sacks, and it has led to concern about how well he could play through the rest of the season. Reiss added that Tuesday is an extra practice day for the Patriots coming off of a Thursday game. In turn, the team doesn't have to disclose why Brady was absent from practice.

by | October 11, 2017 | 02:04

Four years later, Robben was again in fine form as he helped Louis Van Gaal's team to an unlikely third place finish at the 2014 World Cup, in Brazil. The opening Dutch goal followed a handball by Swedish defender Victor Lindelof , although Robben miscued a cheeky chip from the penalty spot and was fortunate that Swedish goalkeeper Robin Olsen had already committed to dive.

by | October 11, 2017 | 00:58

Santos' side made much of the early running and Andre Silva's deflected effort forced Yann Sommer into a sharp sixth-minute save at his near post. Get the app and get the game. After winning all of their previous nine qualifiers before tonight's match, it was disappointing that Switzerland failed to produce their best performance when it really mattered.

by | October 11, 2017 | 00:48

We attended White House ceremonies after previous championships - touring the historic building and visiting briefly with Presidents George H.W. Bush and Barack Obama - and have accepted an invitation to attend again this year. The Pittsburgh Penguins say their scheduled trip to the White House today is not about politics . Tampa Bay Lightning forward J.T. Brown, one of 18 black players in the NHL, became the first hockey player to engage in an anthem protest when he raised his fist while ...

by | October 11, 2017 | 00:34

And everyone in the building felt it. And while it would have been a nice feel-good story for the rookie to come in and excel in his debut, that was hardly the case. Chicago punter Pat O'Donnell lobbed the ball to backup running back Benny Cunningham from a punt formation for 38 yards, resulting in O'Donnell's first career touchdown pass.

by | October 11, 2017 | 00:28

Following unprecedented back-to-back Champions League wins, Real Madrid star Ronaldo is joined on the roster by attackers Karim Benzema and Isco , defenders Sergio Ramos and Marcelo , and midfielders Toni Kroos and Luka Modric . Real Madrid forward Ronaldo, 32, beat Barcelona's Messi to win the award for a fourth time a year ago. The Ballon d'Or is an annual award presented by the French Football Association and has been a revered competition since 1956.

by | October 10, 2017 | 23:22

It was readily apparent during a missed free throw in a preseason game that went viral on Monday night. "We gotta get him back on track", 76ers head coach Brett Brown initially said . "Getting to the rim, I felt that was my advantage", said Fultz, who scored 12 points on 5-for-11 shooting. Jerryd Bayless led the team in scoring with 15 points, 3 rebounds, and 3 assists playing 19 minutes.

by | October 10, 2017 | 23:23

Dormady, who started the first five games of the season, completed 55.5 percent of his passes for 925 yards with six touchdowns and six interceptions. The 6-foot-4, 200-pound Guarantano was the top-ranked dual-threat quarterback in the 2016 signing class, according to the 247Sports composite rankings.

by | October 10, 2017 | 22:26

CBS News reported that Colin Kaepernick will stand for the National Anthem if he's signed by an NFL team, but the reporter who first revealed that detail, Jason La Canfora , has now issued a clarification and says he didn't even ask Kaepernick about the topic.

by | October 10, 2017 | 22:10

The inaugural edition of the T20 Global League , which was due to start on November 3, is most likely to be postponed due to numerous logistical challenges. After South Africa's upcoming four-day match against Zimbabwe, there is a chance that the country won't enjoy any cricket between October and December.

by | October 10, 2017 | 20:55

According to USA Today's For the Win , Ditka said that players had to "respect game, play the game", and that football has been so good to him and these players. Ditka, when asked late last month about the protests by the Sun-Times , "Whoever you think is right, is right". Ditka was a player in the 1960s when Martin Luther King led the civil rights movement.

by | October 10, 2017 | 20:11

Gordon was suspended, while his teammate was kicked off the team. Fans are used to hearing Gordon talk about getting clean, only to wake up to news that he has been suspended once again. "I had the desire to get help, invest myself 100 percent into whatever was going to help save my life", Gordon said. "I need to try to make right for all my past transgressions and mistakes and show and prove I can be a better person, I can be a better man".

by | October 10, 2017 | 19:37

Who are the winners and losers from this deal? The 32-year-old Peterson played his first 10 National Football League seasons with the Minnesota Vikings, where he was a seven-time Pro Bowler and four-time First-team All-Pro selection. Several teams reportedly believed the Saints had put Peterson on the trade block earlier this week, and apparently that belief was correct. It was clear from the Saints' first game that Peterson was not going to fit with Payton's versatile, high-flying offense.

by | October 10, 2017 | 19:09

The NFL gave up its tax-exempt status in 2015, but individual teams and the league itself often extract hundreds of millions in taxpayer dollars to help build new stadiums. A number of Republican lawmakers suggested in September that tax sweeteners should end given the protests, the Washington Post reported. Fifteen players from the 49ers were seen kneeling during the anthem, protesting for racial inequality.

by | October 10, 2017 | 19:02

Mané has scored three goals in four Premier League appearances. The development is a significant blow to Liverpool's aspirations in the Premier League and Champions League, with Mane being integral to Jurgen Klopp's forward play. He return to Klopp's starting line-up for the draw at Newcastle before the worldwide break but now faces yet more time on the sidelines. The club struggled to deal with his departure for the African Nations Cup in January and had to alter their style when he ...

by | October 10, 2017 | 18:54

The Ballon d'Or , which merged with the FIFA World Player of the Year award from 2010-15 to create the FIFA Ballon d'Or , returned to France Football magazine this year having been established in 1956.A panel of journalists pick the victor.

by | October 10, 2017 | 17:35

Sylvester Stallone in his Instagram post confirmed that he will be producing as well as directing " Creed 2". Stallone announced on September 1 that " Creed 2 " would be shooting next year and posted a still of himself and Jordan training, on his Instagram account with the caption "Getting stronger! One more Round!", Stallone wrote on Monday, next to a photo of him and Jordan side by side.

by | October 10, 2017 | 17:00

After years of speculation surrounding the future of David de Gea , Manchester United face a new battle as they aim to keep him at Old Trafford . Ligue 1 elite club Paris Saint-Germain ( PSG ) is rumored to be weighing in to bring in the Spanish goalkeeper who now is playing with Manchester United David De Gea in the summer transfer window.

by | October 10, 2017 | 16:27

A five-time runner-up in Melbourne , Murray has been recovering from a hip problem and has not featured on the ATP Tour since his quarterfinal exit to Sam Querrey at Wimbledon in July. Last month, Murray's mother Judy said there was "no timescale" for his return to competitive action. Williams, 36, defeated her sister Venus in the final of this year's Australian Open before it later emerged she had been pregnant during the tournament.

by | October 10, 2017 | 15:57

She has been an outspoken opponent of President Trump, but also happened to be suspended following a personal social media post she made regarding Dallas Cowboys' owner Jerry Jones . After yet another politics-tinted weekend of the National Football League games, Hill has again opened controversies in her tweets. "If you feel strongly about JJ's statement, boycott his advertisers", she wrote.

by | October 10, 2017 | 15:18

The visitors, without five first-choice players through injury or suspension, had made the ideal start in the sixth minute to cancel out Australia's away goal advantage from the 1-1 first leg draw. Having edged past Syria 3-2 on aggregate over two legs, Australia will now take on the team which finishes fourth in CONCACAF, with the victor claiming a place at next summer's finals.

by | October 10, 2017 | 14:57

White, who opened the new UFC headquarters in Las Vegas earlier this year , told CNN Sport that he was glued to the television on the night of the tragedy and was instantly moved to pledge $1 million to families of the victims. Speaking on a recent appearance on the Dan Le Batard Show , White put forth his belief that the current UFC bantamweight champ Cody Garbrandt in fact holds the most potential for fame out of the current crop.

by | October 10, 2017 | 14:38

The 27-year-old was adjudged the Wales supporters' man of the match after their 1-0 win in Georgia on Friday, and again started the game superbly on Monday, industrious in midfield and producing his usual quality and tempo when in possession.

by | October 10, 2017 | 14:12

He underwent additional tests Monday, which confirmed the need for surgery. "I didn't get into any of that", McAdoo said. Marshall was injured when he attempted to make a catch deep down the left sideline Sunday and landed awkwardly. A sore finger also limited Beckham after he dislocated it during the Giants Week 4 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. says Powe will be signed to the practice squad.

by | October 10, 2017 | 11:40

Liverpool midfielder Emre Can admits it is "an honour" to receive interest from Serie A side Juventus , as his contract impasse at Anfield continues. "The Premier League is just a really cool league, the most interesting in the world, but you must always respect other big clubs and leagues". Can added when pressed on whether both he and Klopp could be back in Germany next season: "You never know what will happen".

by | October 10, 2017 | 11:37

Beckham had five catches for 97 yards, including a 48-yard touchdown, at the time of the injury. Marshall left Sunday's game with an ankle injury. But last season, the Giants ran more than 90 percent of their plays with the same personnel grouping of three receivers, one running back and one tight end.

by | October 10, 2017 | 10:45

Tottenham Hotspur forward Harry Kane and Manchester City midfielder Kevin De Bruyne are both nominated for the Ballon d'Or . Others in the shortlist are Italy's Leonardo Bonucci , Frances's Karim Benzema , former African footballer of the Year, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Edison Cavani and Matts Hummels.

by | October 10, 2017 | 10:28

Puerto Rican Governor Ricardo Rossello on Monday ordered an investigation into water distribution on the hurricane-battered island and warned there would be "hell to pay" for mishandling of supplies. "We filtered out the mayor a long time ago ", FEMA administrator Brock Long said in an interview with ABC's This Week on Sunday. It was, to put it mildly, not the ideal response to situation in which thousands are without drinking water, food, electricity, and medical help.

by | October 10, 2017 | 09:41

The Verge has reached out to Hulu and will update with any new information. That included a mammoth deal with 20th Century Fox for almost 3,000 episodes from 26 recent and older comedy and drama series to the streaming service, including every episode of shows including "How I Met Your Mother ", "Burn Notice", "Bones " "Glee ", " M*A*S*H " and "NYPD Blue" library.

by | October 10, 2017 | 09:40

With runners on the corners and one out, Cody Bellinger grounded out to first giving the Dodgers a 1-0 lead. The Dodgers acquired Darvish on July 31, and since then he has been trying to make various adjustments to get his form up. Darvish gave up two hits and no walks. Greinke allowed three runs on four hits, five walks and four strike outs in five innings of work. Paul Goldschmidt , J.D.

by | October 10, 2017 | 09:18

The next inning, Dodgers catcher Austin Barnes added an insurance run by sending a solo homer to left field, and solid bullpen pitching closed out the series victory for Los Angeles. The Diamondbacks, who won the National League Wild Card Game over the Colorado Rockies, must win in Game 3 to stay alive. GettyLos Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw.