But Allardyce said at a Monday press conference: "It's not a reflection of where I'm likely to play him". Rooney was appointed captain by Allardyce's predecessor, Roy Hodgson, in August 2014 after previous skipper Steven Gerrard retired from global football following the World Cup in Brazil.
Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Jose Bautista (19) is congratulated by third baseman Josh Donaldson (20) after hitting a home run in the sixth inning against the Baltimore Orioles at Oriole Park at Camden Yards. Troy Tulowitzki gave the Blue Jay a 2-1 lead later that inning with an RBI single. The Orioles threatened in the fifth, putting runners on first and second with two outs, but Estrada struck out Jonathan Schoop and kept the Jays in the lead.
Ind vs WI: However, early in the match, it seems another high-scoring game was on the cards as the West Indies openers took the Indian bowlers to the cleaners - Bhuneshwar Kumar and Mohammad Shami were the guilty parties. "There is no Shoaib Akhtar in their team so I don't think it was a big concern", the Indian skipper said. "So, in my opinion, it was unsafe." Brathwaite pointed to an area behind the bowler's run up on the pavilion end and another section close to the 30-yard circle to ...
If you look around in Europe, all my friends I call are all looking for centre-backs but they can not find them. They play some of the best football in the league. Koscielny played a pivotal role in France's run to the final of the recently concluded European Championships and returned to Arsenal's starting eleven after an extended leave.
The former Mississippi State standout has a preseason passer rating of 137.8, completing 39 of 50 passes for 454 yards with five touchdowns and no interceptions. "We've been given a lot of timetables", he told reporters in a Sunday morning press conference. The club can pull any player back from injured reserved after they've been on it for at least six weeks.
He did not elaborate. Brady also detailed what unfolded before Thursday's preseason game against the Chicago Bears, when he sliced his right thumb on a pair of scissors and was a late scratch. The backup-turned-fill-in-starter made it clear, though, that Brady has done his best to help out his understudy. "Obviously injuries , they're a factor at this time of year for every team so there are some positions where you need depth, some positions where you have depth and you can't play ...
For her second time on stage, after being introduced by super model Naomi Campbell who called the singer "my friend, my sister, an extraordinary woman", Rihanna and a large group of dancers performed "Rude Boy", "What's My Name" and "Work".
Rooney finished last season as a central midfielder for Manchester United, and played there for England during its European Championship campaign that ended with an embarrassing last-16 loss to Iceland. "It was a big moment for him to go to the Euros and it's still important for his development to go and play with the Under-21s. But he is 30 now and captaining your club and country, satisfying the demand to play at the top level for both, gets harder".
West Ham's Michail Antonio has arrived at St. George's Park following his first England call-up. He said: "It's been a well thought-out squad, we have been in deep discussions and had to make some very hard decisions, none more so than Ross Barkley".
In the summer of 2016, 26-year-old Antonio didn't make the England Euro squad under Roy Hodgson, so he will be eager to show his class on the global stage. "The journey", he said, when asked to explain why he selected Antonio. Allardyce will reveal his captain on Tuesday with current skipper Wayne Rooney named as a midfielder on the squad list but Allardyce moved to clarify his playing position, although remained tight-lipped on who will get the armband.
According to a report by 247Sports.com's John Whittle , South Carolina Gamecocks' starting defensive back Rico McWilliams elected to leave the program on Saturday. Muschamp said sophomore Steven Montac would fill McWilliams' reserve cornerback role. Though Muschamp didn't specify the quarterbacks by name, the last months of practice have been marked by a multiple-way contest among senior Perry Orth and freshmen Brandon McIlwain and Jake Bentley.
The move would have nothing to do with Kaepernick's controversial public stance and everything to do with him not being very good at football, Glazer reported . "The American flag and our national anthem stand for something, and the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States salutes all who stand with us", said Veterans of Foreign Wars National Commander Brian Duffy.
Ukraine's Elina Svitolina advanced with a 6-3, 6-1 victory over Russia's Elena Vesnina, Makarova's double's partner in Rio. Radwanska took hold of the set through the service game by winning 12 of 14 (86%) first serve points and 7 of 15 (47%) second serves.
It is unclear when Holding could get another chance to start a league game as Arsenal could have Laurent Koscielny back in the squad for next weekend's trip to champions Leicester, while the Gunners are also in talks with Valencia over a deal for Germany worldwide Shkodran Mustafi.
He continued, "As far as I have played, you know, close to 10 years of global cricket, frankly I have played under worst of conditions". While the company handling Dhoni's business interests refrained from making a comment, saying that the cricketer was out of the country, according to ET, PepsiCo said, "At PepsiCo, our focus in advertising and marketing is to make our products the hero and celebrate the hero".
Chamundeswarnath. Speaking at the event, he said "It is not save the girl child but saved by the girl child', while referring to the exceptional performance of PV Sindhu, Sakshi Malik and Dipa Karmakar". Last time we had a bronze. Talking about her Olympic glory, Sindhu said, "It is great feeling to have won an Olympic medal". First of all, I would like to thank Sachin sir and Chamundeshwari garu for gifting me a vehicle.
Cespedes' walk off homer in the 10th inning helped the Mets pick up a critical win in their playoff push. Yoenis Cespedes hit a game-winning home run in the bottom of the tenth to give NY the win. Cabrera pinch-hit in the seventh inning on Monday and was fanned for the third out. Steven Matz will return from the disabled list to start Thursday.
Martinez were ejected along with manager Brad Ausmus and hitting coach Wally Joyner in a series of balls-and-strikes disputes as host Detroit's five-game winning streak ended. "There's all different kinds of ways to lose games", Molitor said. Eddie Rosario took over in center field for the Twins in the second inning. Molitor said Santana would be placed on the disabled list with a sprained left left shoulder.
It was not only about pressing and things like this, although we did it really well. "We have some players who are young who show good quality and need experience of the Premier league and they have opportunity to show this". Next up for Tottenham, who have moved onto five points in the Premier League table, is a trip to Stoke City after the worldwide break on September 10, while Liverpool will host Premier League champions Leicester City on the same day.
Sam Allardyce made some notable omissions as he named his first England squad on Sunday evening. "It may be that Wayne is listed as a midfielder (in the England squad list), but he's playing in behind the front man at Manchester United and that, for me, puts it that that's his position", Allardyce said.
And finally, in a move that could benefit the likes of Liverpool and AC Milan for the next time they qualify for European competition, historical success will be taken into account for determining club coefficients for Champions League and Europa League seeding.
The NFL preseason is not a time when wins and losses matter, but it still sheds light on how a team is looking heading into the regular season. Jackson hopes the trip will help his players bond before they play five of their first seven regular season games on the road.
NASCAR discontinued the race Saturday night after getting in just 48 laps between the originally scheduled 8 p.m. start and the 11 o'clock hour. Kyle Busch: He appeared to have the dominant auto for much of the race until a part breakdown led to a spin-out that ended his chances.
The likes of Christian Benteke, Wilfired Bony, Alexandre Lacazette and Michy Batshuayi have all been linked with the club, and while they thought they had found their man earlier this month after agreeing a €26m fee with Milan for Carlos Bacca, the Colombian global turned them down.
Last week, she made it quite clear that her season was not over, when she said about the US Open, "I'm here and I'm ready to go". I just. For the, Olympics I just practiced two days before playing my match. 2 heading into NY. Being viewed as a legitimate threat to Williams, Kerber said, "is really special" . "I definitely feel like when I lose, I don't feel as good about myself", she said.
Back to back singles and a one out walk loaded the bases for Murphy who smashed a grand slam. Bryce Harper singled in the next at bat and scored on a double by Anthony Rendon , 10-8, and Wilson Ramos reached on a fielder's choice that failed to get Rendon at second.
McEnroe, a four-time victor in NY, admits the time was right for the duo to part ways, and he believes Raonic remains in good hands alongside full-time coaches Carlos Moya and Riccardo Piatti. Raonic, the world No 6, reached the final at SW19 two months ago when he was beaten by Andy Murray. I'm pulling for him and want him to do well. He's seeded fifth at the U.S.
Given the injuries to Per Mertesacker and Gabriel, it was imperative that Wenger acted and brought in a new defender, and he has now seemingly finally landed his preferred target. Reflecting on his new partnership with the Swiss, Cazorla told Arsenal Player: "I feel very well [next to him]". It did not take much. Germany's defender Shkodran Mustafi (R) celebrates with Germany's midfielder Mesut Oezil after scoring a goal during the Euro 2016 group C football match between Germany and ...
We were 3-0 up at half-time and in the second half we still created many chances but we missed something in the final ball, like we did at Leicester. Our club is used to having young players in and around the squad, and his leadership qualities should not be overlooked as we aim to challenge for the Premier League title.
The team still has yet to re-sign J.R. Smith and stretching Williams would lessen how much luxury tax Dan Gilbert has to pay. It seems the Cleveland Cavaliers are reportedly trying to trade Kevin Love to the New York Knicks in exchange for Carmelo Anthony.
He said: "If all four stay here the best solution is for everybody to be involved in our idea". Hart, 29, is in limbo after losing his place as the club's first-choice goalkeeper following Guardiola's arrival and City are not reported to have received any bids for the England worldwide.
Fowler led The Barclays after 54 holes and was on the verge of locking up a top-eight automatic qualifying spot for the Ryder Cup on his own, but a disastrous back nine at Bethpage Black keeps him on the outside looking in. "If I gave myself a few more opportunities coming into the green hitting the fairways, I think I may have had a good chance". The FedEx Cup playoffs feature a progressive cut through three events to determine the final 30 players to qualify for the Tour Championship at ...
Wednesday's hack was a bit different. The Cincinnati Zoo's recent gripes about all the Harambe memes, petitions and signs don't seem to be having much of an effect. "Our zoo family is still healing, and the constant mention of Harambe makes moving forward more hard for us", Thane Maynard, Cincinnati Zoo's director, recently told The Associated Press .
Hansen conceded that he and scrum coach Mike Cron had met South African whistler Jaco Peyper, who controlled last week's Test in Sydney, and was an assistant in Wellington. "We don't meet the ref, haven't done for 18-24 months, because it's just a waste of time". Although the Wallabies have been comprehensively beaten in both Tests, Cheika was reluctant to give too much praise to the All Blacks, who are rebuilding after several senior players retired from Test rugby after the World Cup final ...
Joel Matip had an assured Premier League debut and, apart from a few shaky moments, Dejan Lovren alongside him had a pretty good game. The Spurs captain was substituted before the end with the home side pursuing a victor and he seems to lack that sharpness which enabled him to turn the smallest opening into a goal last season.