Lucas was given a starting spot up front ahead of Olivier Giroud but will have been disappointed to have been substituted at the hour mark. Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says he remained faithful to the club despite offers from Paris Saint-Germain's wealthy Qatari owners.
Benzema led the line tirelessly and had just rewards for his efforts when Lucas Vazquez's cross allowed him to open his account for the season 19 minutes from time. Espanyol have now lost their last nine meetings with Real, but had a great chance to go in front when poor defending from Pepe gifted the ball to Leo Baptistao inside the area only for the Brazilian to fire straight at Kiko Casilla.
But as soon as the manager was sacked by the club previous year, Jurgen Klopp took over and one player has been his favourite since. Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has confirmed Emre Can will not be fit for the Premier League game against Leicester City at Anfield on Saturday (10 September).
He found Eddie Royal on a screen pass for a first down, and then got first down catches from Alshon Jeffery and Zach Miller to get the Bears into the red zone. Cutler was having a mixed game before exiting. An 11-year veteran, he has missed 15 games because of injuries since 2010. Brian Hoyer came in for Cutler as he was back in the locker room getting checked out.
Winston completed 14 of his 17 passes in the second quarter alone. He had a 59-yard catch and a 5-yard scoring catch in the first quarter. Ryan is 7-for-8 for 90 yards, a touchdown and no interceptions. Winston said he can see the strides he has made when it comes to the offensive system. One of the major issues he had to face a year ago was a weak offensive line.
The Los Angeles Rams put in a pathetic performance in their opener against the San Francisco 49ers, but beat the Seattle Seahawks , 9-3, in Week 2. The question now becomes: who can step up and emerge as the No. Things didn't get any better for the defense after that. The former Stanford wideout spent four years with the Colts , catching 45 passes for 487 yards and three touchdowns.
It's no secret USC's faltered in the coaching dept.in recent years and Clay Helton needs a victory to establish his early credentials. If you want to know why coaching matters, consider the talent between USC and Stanford. and a ballhawking defense that is now tied at the top of the FBS with seven interceptions through only two games. McCaffrey has had that effect. Normally a wide receiver, Rector scored on a rushing touchdown.
The teenager, who eventually finished in sixth after an eventful race, said that Red Bull knew about the issue, and informed FIA delegates. Ferrari could feasibly have held the place by leaving Raikkonen out but opted to pit him as well, which triggered Ricciardo's stop and the consequent thrilling final laps.
Goals from Etienne Capoue, Juan Zuniga and Troy Deeney gave the Hornets a famous victory at Vicarage Road, with Marcus Rashford scoring a solitary goal for the visitors. "What we can control are individual and collective mistakes". "I also want to remind you that we are still in September", he added. "At 1-1 everyone thinks we will win, we were in complete control and showing great creativity".
Zuniga restored Watford's lead with seven minutes left before Deeney's penalty condemned Mourinho to a third consecutive defeat for the first time since he was in charge at Porto in 2002. Daryl Janmaat picked up the ball and crossed for Capoue to fire his fourth goal of the season. Zuniga powered in with seven minutes to go, 53 seconds after coming on.
No players took a knee during the anthem, at least from my view in the press box. Cooper has to know that rule and has to avoid being put in that situation. Ryan completed two passes off deflections, including an 8-yard touchdown pass to Justin Hardy . Sean Smith wasn't unplayable as he was against the Saints, but still allowed a touchdown to Julio Jones (perhaps he expected help on the play) and a couple other catches.
Philippe Coutinho was allowed to take a short free-kick before crossing for Lovren to put Liverpool in front in the 17th minute, while Henderson's goal stemmed from a throw-in. "For this reason we must pay attention in every single moment of the game, in every minute. We want to win football games". He accepted a clearance from Chelsea on the left side of the box, had time to sight the posts, and unleashed a dipping shot into the top right corner of the goal.
And then it could be the safety vehicle puts us back to where we belong. Despite his situation Vettel is still hoping for a strong points finish. "Anything can happen here", he told TV reporters after the race. Ferrari has made a decision to take advantage of Sebastian Vettel's disasterous qualifying session in Singapore to fix new engine components and gearbox to his auto, effectively doing so without a penalty.
Louisville (5-1-1, 2-0) remains unbeaten in conference play, while Notre Dame (5-1-0, 1-1 ACC) suffer their first loss of the season. "I thought we were a little bit nervous to start the game, there was a few jitters", Louisville head coach Ken Lolla said.
Here's what fans on social media had to say about his showing. He looks determined to prove his critics wrong and it seems he is now feeling the pressure of performing as the world's most expensive player. The former Manchester United midfielder, however, still has faith in the team and opined that he still expects Mourinho's men to cruise into the next round of the competition.
Simpson murder trial prosecutor Marcia Clark in "The People v. O.J. Simpson". But the top drama acting trophies were far from predictable: Rami Malek of "Mr. I can't think of anything more hard than following up one of the greatest television series of all time (yes, that would be Breaking Bad ), and delivering something equally compelling and yet distinct.
The German goalkeeper will have the chance to impress his manager again when Chelsea visit the King Power Stadium on Tuesday for the third-round clash with their Premier League rivals . The visit of Chelsea will see Chelsea midfielder N'Golo Kante reunited with his former Leicester colleagues - the France worldwide having swapped the King Power Stadium for Stamford Bridge in July.
Messi needed just three minutes to open his account after he took a pass from Neymar before smashing the ball home from a tight angle. It did not get any easier for Celtic as Barcelona introduced Andres Iniesta at the interval and the home side had their third of the match in the 50th minute of action when Neymar curled a brilliant free kick into the top corner from 30 yards.
Barcelona are set to renew their efforts to re-sign Arsenal's Hector Bellerin , although Darijo Srna has also been lined up as a short-term alternative for their problematic right-back position. "In many cases it's good that they leave to develop as players and then return [with that experience]". It is positive to have quality minutes in other clubs.
But the Patriots may be starting yet another QB in Brady's place on Thursday night against the Houston Texans, as Garoppolo went down late in the first half, suffering a right shoulder injury as third-string rookie Jacoby Brissett took over for the rest of the game.
Peppers also finished the game with nine tackles and six solo tackles. Pepper shared defensive honors with Ohio State linebacker Jerome Baker, who had a 61-yard interception return for a TD in the Buckeyes' win over Oklahoma. The 6-foot-1, 202-pound Swiss Army Knife leads the FBS nation with his 9.5 tackles for loss and is fourth in punt return average at 21.6 yards. Sep. Mike McCray earned the award two weeks ago.
Stanford starts a two-game road trip next Saturday night against UCLA in Pasadena. They allowed the Wildcats to have a far greater total in time of possession, something that virtually never happens to Stanford due to the Cardinal's slow, methodical offensive playing style.
Democrats are particularly anxious that young voters are gravitating to Johnson and Green Party nominee Jill Stein over Clinton. "I think that Bill is really concerned that Hillary is going to grow government, taxes are going to go up and that there has been pay-to-play", Johnson said.
Rafinha proved his mettle with an unbelievable goal from outside the box that curled into the top corner while Leganes managed to get one goal as consolation in the final minutes of the game, thanks to Gabriel. " We are working towards that ". We dealt with three-on-three situations really well in defense. Real equalled a club record of 15 consecutive wins set in 1960/61 last week against Osasuna and victory on Sunday will see coach Zinedine Zidane match the 16 straight wins set by Pep ...
Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino was also confident his side will do well against Monaco in their opening Champions League fixture on Wednesday after they whipped Stoke City 4-0 in the Premier League on Saturday. "When you lose the first home game (as Arsenal did against Liverpool at home) you can not afford not to win the second". All in all, beating Southampton was a very precious win, especially as Arsenal had lost in their home opener and amassed only four points in ...
It's important to understand that every single game is very tough and we mustn't forget last season. Since Klopp joined Liverpool they are the Premier League's top scorers, and the Premier League's top away scorers in 2016'. Pogba started well with a dynamic display in United's 2-0 home win over Southampton last month, prompting Mourinho to say "I couldn't be happier with him" after the game.
Jay Bouwmeester and Logan Couture each scored a goal, while Corey Perry added two assists; all three players were not originally named to Canada's roster but added as injury replacements. Who are the impact players going to be? The USA team certainly is talented, and could pull out an upset on Canada, but I have learned to not get my hopes up in that match up anymore.
But I can't remember too many chances from them. "We played with good intensity and anger in the second half. We just have to do it every week, or every three days". Conte attracted widespread criticism from Chelsea supporters for his decision not to make any substitutions until the 84th minute, when he introduced fan favourite Cesc Fabregas, Victor Moses and Pedro Rodriguez all at once with his team 2-1 down and chasing an equaliser.
McCown tried to rally the Browns back in the 4th quarter after going up 20-2 at the end of the first half. Taking a handoff up the middle, Crowell got an excellent block from fullback Malcolm Johnson, blasted through the secondary and went untouched for the second-longest TD run in Cleveland history.
Jill Dombroske, a longtime neighbor, said Robert Gordon was the father of racer Robby Gordon . Lt. Fred Lopez with the Orange Police said that family members had contacted the neighbor and asked for the couple to be checked on since they could not be reached.
While Elliott wondered what could have been, Truex was celebrating his second win in the last three weeks. I'm way under, just being cautious and still got dinged. Chase qualifiers had the seven fastest laps. After running like dogs for much of the summer, the four Hendrick Motorsports drivers collectively led 199 of 270 laps and with all four of the team's cars finishing in the top 12.
Allen went down with a non-contact injury during Saturday's matchup with Nebraska and as originally feared, it appears to be a torn ACL. Allen, the OR wide receiver who moonlights as a world-class Olympic hurdler, is likely out for the season after suffering an injury that is feared to be a second torn ACL.
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane has revealed his delight after his much-changed XI recorded a 2-0 victory over Espanyol in Sunday night's La Liga contest. "In the second period we won more of the duels, we looked more joined-up in our play and got the second goal". Madrid continued to top La Liga, with Luis Enrique's Barcelona in second place after a 5-1 thrashing of Leganes on Saturday following a shock 2-1 home loss to Alaves.
Bank Stadium during the first quarter. He left the field immediately, and needed help getting back to the locker room. Zimmer did not give a timetable for how long Peterson might be out and did not dismiss the fact he could return for Sunday's game against Carolina.
Masahiro Tanaka came in guns blazing and pitched a great game. We're a long way from the 2017 season and even longer from the end of it, but as far as rosters go, it does look as though the Yankees still have some growing to do before they're perennial favorites again .