Rodgers has thus far played with a lone forward up ahead and is likely to stick to a 4-man defence, with his experiment with the 5-man backline failing miserably against Barcelona . "Hopefully on the night we can start well, get the crowd behind us, step on the front foot from the start and create chances and get the momentum going".
Chris Smalling , the Manchester United centre-back who was given the captain's arm band because of Rooney's absence, was just as adamant as Mourinho that Rooney wasn't overtly downhearted by being dropped. On whether he thought the weekend's win against Leicester was a big moment, Smalling said " Yeah, I think it is " because it will give the team a lot of confidence going forward.
We played a good game in attack and defense and it was a great effort from everyone. Zidane said his players had not repeated the same mistakes in concentration which had allowed Las Palmas to equalise last weekend, saying that all teams who come to play at Dortmund knew they would "suffer" at times.
The Rebels (2-2, 1-1 in SEC) came out firing by putting up 31 points in the first half and the deficit proved to be too large for the Bulldogs to mount another second-half comeback. Georgia was a dismal 4-for-16 on third downs. Smart said he wasn't sure how about the severity of Chubb's injury. "He is getting better though". He's got to command the huddle and communicate better.
Nothing was sweeter than No. 16. "I somehow was able to tie it up in regulation". Moore and Chappell were tied at 12-under par. With the purses added together, McIlroy departed Georgia $11.5m richer than when he arrived. Rory McIlroy survived a grueling four-hole playoff against Ryan Moore and Kevin Chappell to win the Tour Championship and FedEx Cup . I will be better next time.
The Northern Irishman, who fired another warning shot by winning the Tour Championship in Atlanta last Sunday, said: "I don't think it's hard for us to find motivation because anywhere you look, whether it be the sea of red you see on the golf course or the comments made in the media by the USA team or the captain, then that gives us so much motivation".
Miami (1-2) survived the Cleveland Browns in overtime for its first win of the season last week. "He's had enough talks", Lewis said. Burfict also battled injuries last season. Veteran players understand Gase's "perform or bench" ultimatum. What I am getting at is the Dolphins have simply done nothing to impress this season.
Reds supporters will now be hoping that he can take them back to competing for the Premier League title after several seasons of below par performances. We as the supporters couldn't understand Klopp's decision to stick with a first choice left-back filled with errors and a midfielder who has never played at left-back before in his career.
Rory McIlroy was the one player in the top six in the Tour Championship entering Sunday's final round who had a reasonable chance of denying Johnson the $10 million prize for winning the FedExCup points title, and the four-time major champion did just that with some spectacular late shot-making.
Dyke, who was not part of the team that appointed Allardyce, has questioned the 61-year-old's motives for attempting to strike such a deal when already receiving a lucrative contract from the FA. England Under-21 manager Gareth Southgate has agreed to step in as interim boss for the senior team's next four games, the first of which is against Malta on 8 October.
Wenger on Tuesday said he hoped Allardyce would be given the chance to clear his name , before the FA made a decision to call time on his 67-day reign later that evening. The agreement was done very amicably with the FA. Gareth Southgate, the England Under-21 manager, has been put in temporary charge of the senior side for the games against Malta, Slovenia, Scotland and Spain.
The Vikings defense terrorized Cam Newton last Sunday, and Griffen pitched in with three sacks, three tackles for loss, and nine combined sacks, hits, and hurries on the quarterback. This is the 10th time a Vikings players has earned NFC player of the week under head coach Mike Zimmer, and Griffen's second time winning the award since Zimmer took over.
Noel in 2013, Embiid in 2014 and Okafor in 2015 and as it stands, Embiid is the expected starting center for the team in the coming season. Because people have been waiting so long for him, it's understandable that Embiid would overshadow other players in the excitement over the young Sixers , but is it too much? At a time when there was justifiable doubt that Embiid may never play for the team after two years on the shelf, the Okafor draft had a semblance of sense.
Anderson also added a solo homer in the eighth inning. The Tampa Bay Rays could use a feel good win to snap a five-game losing streak. Melky Cabrera and Leury Garcia homered to back Sale and Chicago routed the sloppy Tampa Bay Rays 13-6 on Tuesday night.
On the missed penalty, Wenger said: "Santi was down to take it, I don't know why it did not happen, they have pecking order, it was not planned for Sanchez to take it". "Today we showed that even when a team comes back at us we have the character to finish it off". His strike during City's match against Hull was the clinical Nigerian's 10th Premier League goal for the citizens - from just 14 shots on target.
At 5:25 p.m., an officer who was leaving the Elkhart Police Department was stopped by a female driver, later identified as Pasztor, who told him there were two dead in the auto she was driving, according to Chris Snyder, a spokesperson for the Elkhart Police Department.
The final numbers are still being tallied by Nielsen. With an audience in the tens of millions, it was the first opportunity for many to see the candidates side by side and what they saw was a real contrast, in both presentation and preparation.
Download the results of 2016 network security survey. Neither won any of their bets, but the International Olympic Committee said: "They had created opportunities to make large amounts of money if they had been successful". At least two were in his own weight class, but he did not bet on his own bouts. It's not the first time an Irish athlete has been caught gambling on an Olympic event.
Hardly reason to reason to push the panic button. The Buffalo Bills jumped on the Cardinals early, and it was never a close game as the Cardinals dropped to 1-2 with a 33-18 loss. Bills (+4.5) at Patriots: At this point, the Patriots could probably roll Steve Grogan out at quarterback and they'd still find a way to win. Back to life, back to reality this week.
St Johnstone boss Tommy Wright last night warned Celtic that Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola won't be taking them lightly. Brendan Rodgers' side were hammered 7-0 in their Group C opener against Barcelona earlier in the month and come up against a high-flying Sky Blues side who have won their first 10 games of the season.
That's up to the National Basketball Association". There are several unanswered questions regarding Bosh's situation, which got more complex this week when he revealed that multiple clots were found this past February - and that a CT scan was utilized in finding them.
Brandon Moss snapped a 2-2 stalemate with a blast in the sixth, four innings after Aledmys Diaz tied it with a round-tripper. Garcia lasted just 1 2/3 innings, the shortest outing in his 146-start career. Ross' two-run homer in the fifth snapped a 0-for-8 streak and it was his first home run since August 17. Orioles starter Kevin Gausman (8-10) outdueled 20-game victor Rick Porcello, tossing eight scoreless innings while allowing four hits and one walk.
Rory McIlroy's approach shot on the 13th hole at East Lake Golf Club in the Tour Championship 3rd round. He would have won the FedEx Cup had Moore or Chappell prevailed in the playoff. For the next three holes, Moore and McIlroy squared off in what felt like high-stakes match play. McIlroy was nearly an afterthought after a second-round 70 left him five shots behind leader Dustin Johnson.
Yahoo Sports! reports his latest attempt comes via a letter sent to the Baseball Hall of Fame president arguing a bylaw that blocks him from eligibility should be amended. The letter marks the first official communication between Rose (and his lawyers) and the Hall of Fame. "Hit King" Pete Rose and Enquirer Sports columnist Paul Daugherty take an intimate look back at Rose's childhood in Cincinnati .
Trey Crawford, an attorney for West, said in a brief statement that the pair had "settled the disputes between them amicably and have withdrawn all claims and counterclaims", according to the Dallas News . The good news is Bryant was able to come back in and play the rest of the game. "I don't want it to sound any way", Jones responded. Bryant managed to save his night with a 17-yard touchdown in the fourth quarter, but his lack of yards in two of three games is concerning.
He's my man, I trust him completely and he's as happy as I am at the moment. "At that time the match was gone and I preferred to reserve them for the next match on Tuesday against Porto", he told Sky Sports . I know that sounds unusual but it was three set pieces and that Mata goal. "I can only start 11 and until somebody tells me there is a change in that I can only start with 11".
Team Czech Republic plays Game 3 of the preliminary round on Thursday against Team USA (8 p.m. ET; ESPN2, SN, TVA Sports). The team struggled in generating any quality chances on net and is already in big trouble after just one game of the tournament.
Allowing Ozil to run down his contract even further would be devastating for Arsenal and would increase the fear that he could be snapped up. Jack Wilshere, who is now on loan with Bournemouth, previously held the No.10 shirt. "It will be in all the papers tomorrow". In the Premier League's top attraction of the weekend, Antonio Conte's Chelsea made the short trip across the city to play their London rivals Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium.
Firmino has been preferred in a central role ahead of the likes of Daniel Sturridge and Divock Origi, netting twice in five Premier League games. LIVERPOOL MANAGER JURGEN Klopp appeared on Sky Sports' Monday Night Football last night and discussed a wide range of topics alongside Dave Jones and Jamie Carragher.
He later received a text on his way to church that Fernandez had died in a boating accident. Fernandez and two friends were killed. Eyewitnesses have placed Jose Fernandez at a Miami bar in the hours before the fatal crash that killed the Marlins pitcher and two passengers on board .
American captain Davis Love claimed last week that the United States of America "is the best golf team, maybe, ever assembled". But Love felt confident enough in his roster last Friday to tell a golf radio interviewer, "We're a great team".
They may be displaying plenty of grinning, backslapping, in-it-together-style companionship but close bonds can't be forced. A win this weekend at Hazeltine Golf Course would give Europe four consecutive Ryder Cup victories for the first time in history.
Hopefully now we can have the same quality at home". "But he was not planned, Sanchez". "I started Alex previous year because I've seen there is some quality, enough to give him a go", added Wenger. " Cech will be back ", Wenger said in his pre-match press conference. He can break the lines with a pass and individually as well, so there's a lot in the locker.
The Reds slipped just out of the top six, ahead of another tough fixture at home to Aston Villa tomorrow. "We've thrown so many points away in the dying minutes of games because the scoreline is just one goal difference. "It's not a surprise to me that I'm enjoying two games a week". Heckingbottom said: "We were disappointed because we started the game poorly and it took us a long time to get going".
Harper injured his left thumb on the play and later left the game. In the bottom of that inning, benches cleared when A.J. Cole threw a wild pitch behind the back of Kang. Pirates outfielder Sean Rodriguez was ejecting during the skirmish, but Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth was not, even though both were in the middle of the brawl.