His Belgium and City teammate Kevin De Bruyne told reporters that Kompany was available for the game against Barca but said City boss Pep Guardiola made a decision to leave him out of his 18-man squad. While the manager insisted Aguero accepted his demotion to the bench with good grace, some at the club are convinced the 28-year-old, signed from Atletico Madrid for £38million in 2011, will be on his way at the end of the season.
Simon Mignolet who was told after the global break that he is now Liverpool's second-choice keeper, will start against Tottenham. Spurs are unbeaten in eight games but have drawn their last three outings. But Pochettino insisted his stars had to be protected. But the German believes the collective experience of that journey to Wembley Stadium could be helpful to his team as they aim go one better this time around.
Arsene Wenger says he will speak to Granit Xhaka after he was sent-off in Arsenal's 3-2 win over Swansea. Arsenal's Mesut Ozil celebrates after scoring a goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Arsenal and Swansea City at The Emirates Stadium in London, Saturday Oct.
Knuckleballer R.A. Dickey will likely part ways with Toronto, but other free agents include Brett Cecil , Darwin Barney, and Canadian outfielder Michael Saunders . Encarnacion, in particular, will be in line for a big raise. But there will be holes to fill in the bullpen, regardless. However, both are slated to become free agents in the off-season and it's unclear whether they will re-sign or test the open market.
But I just feel like there's bad people, there's bad cops and there's good cops". His 69.6 QB rating ranked 30th out of 31 qualified passers, with only Jets quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick and his 10 interceptions lower. "So, if Colin (Kaepernick ) took all the reps with the ones on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, somebody's "mole" would have told them who was taking all the reps, you know what I mean?" Gabbert will be the No.
The injury will likely come as a complete surprise to Smith , who said that he felt fine after the game. "We still have to take MRIs (on Monday)". It should have been a awful blow to the Jets defense as Carter was only seeing increased reps due to the fact that the Jets were already down two players at the position.
It set the scene for a woeful United defensive performance that angered Mourinho, who was forced to watch real excellence from the same Chelsea players who had failed to perform for him in the build up to his sacking last December. Liverpool joins Arsenal and City at the top by virtue of their win against West Brom at home. Matic insisted that it made no difference that the win was against Mourinho on his return to the club where it all fell apart so spectacularly past year: "Every game is ...
I-Back: Terrell Newby tried.and looked good on a couple of screen passes and when he found a little room to make something happen. "Offensively, it was hit or miss all day". "We had a great week of practice and we come out of the gates", Minnesota coach Tracy Claeys said. Under Parker, who had six days to game-plan after taking over for Hazell, the Boilermakers were bold and showed they wouldn't back down from the outset.
On Friday, Giants coach Ben McAdoo said the team wasn't going to abandon Brown, but multiple sources have expressed doubt that he will ever kick again in the NFL. The Giants signed Brown to a new two-year, $4 million deal just this August after telling the media that they were "comfortable" re-signing Brown upon reviewing the information that was at their disposal.
Cardinals coach Bruce Arians felt like there was a penalty on the play, and he plans to speak to the league about it. "Hopefully this one doesn't come back to haunt us". Murray, who missed the past two games, finished with 59 yards on 18 carries. If he doesn't block it, it could have been three points and the Seahawks never even make it to overtime.
The mercurial and low-blow-prone Draymond Green will not have his favored "stretch four" position available with Durant assuming the role, so more center for the badly undersized Green will mean teams have easier times getting to the bucket on Golden State.
The Cowboys had Week 7 off with a bye, and the plan was to hold Bryant out through that time and not take any risks with his health. Bryant, who battled injuries last season as well en route to a career-low 31-catch year, would be a welcome addition to the Cowboys offense.
Nick Bosa #97 of the Ohio State Buckeyes sacks Alex Hornibrook #12 of the Wisconsin Badgers on Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016. Just in time too, after school officials warned fans that severe weather was rolling through the area right before the final play.
OSU faces undefeated Nebraska on November 5 and, if the Cornhuskers win that game, U-M's finale against Ohio State may not even matter for the division title, only the College Football Playoff rankings. Villanova rushed for 269 yards, which was 108 more than Albany finished with period. Ohio State also doesn't have the most hard schedule. Sunday marks the first time MI has been ranked No.
Kaepernick finished 13 of 29 for 187 yards, including a 53-yard touchdown pass to Torrey Smith. He also added 66 yards rushing on eight carries. After going almost a year between National Football League starts, it would have been expected for Colin Kaepernick to come out a little rusty and then find his stride as the game progressed.
The draw allowed Southampton to climb above Watford into eighth in the table, with 13 points from nine games. There is a suspicion Mourinho does not yet know his best team but he will surely set up more positively in this one and it would be a major surprise if Marouane Fellaini - hooked off early after a poor game against Chelsea - keeps his place.
We're thinking he might regret that. So he's going to suture it back up so it won't bleed. Merritt's performance may have earned a larger role in the World Series, but he hasn't been told what the Indians have in mind. After Ryan Merritt allowed just two hits over 4 1/3 innings in ALCS Game 5 - only the second start of his career - Indians fans rewarded him by buying pretty much every pizza cutter, muffin tin and serving dish on his wedding registry.
We're thinking he might regret that. I think hes ready to pitch, Francona said as the AL champions awaited their Series opponent. But a healthy Salazar would give Francona an interesting weapon as he might be able to pair him with rookie Ryan Merritt for a start or use him with Mike Clevinger.
The Cardinals (3-3-1) played to a tie for the first time since December 7, 1986, when they settled for a 10-10 draw at the Philadelphia Eagles. "This game was a bad tie for Arizona", writes MMQB's Peter King . He said Wagner would have had to do more than just touch the player. "He's (Brewer) really low and I felt like I could jump over him, so I tried and it was a success".
Insisting that the performance of everyone inside Anfield - fans and players - "was really great" and said that he enjoyed "each second" of Saturday evening, even the goal they conceded because it "made the excitement [last] a little bit longer".
This weekend's United States Grand Prix sees a return to the popular Circuit of the Americas, in Texas for a fifth time. "But I know we have all this support that will continue as well as fingers crossed guys". He had to contend with a Virtual Safety Car mid-way through the race, with Mercedes pitting both drivers. The Red Bull driver ran second after passing Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg through Turn 2 on the opening lap and was a second ahead of the Mercedes when he made his second ...
The victory cuts his deficit to 26 points behind the German and keeping him alive in the title race, but Rosberg still controls his own destiny. Felipe Massa (BRA/Williams) at 1 lap, 8. Hamilton and Rosberg have kept it clean in recent races after Mercedes issues new rules of engagement in the wake of the Austrian GP. Rosberg has said all week he won't settle into the safety of second place on Sunday.
By virtue of their win Saturday against the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Chicago Cubs will get a few days off between games as they begin preparations for the World Series against the Cleveland Indians. Cleveland also hopes Trevor Bauer will be available after his Game 4 start in the ALCS lasted less than an inning when his stitched right pinkie opened up and he had to be replaced because of excessive bleeding.
He requested a trade this past offseason but returned to the 49ers this year. Blaine Gabbert was benched following a 33-21 loss to Arizona. Despite scrambling for a first down and also converting on a third-and-11 with a pass to Torrey Smith early in the game, Kaepernick got off to a slow start as he missed a potential touchdown opportunity when he overthrew one of his wide receivers on a pass headed for the end zone, USA Today noted .
As the goals have dried up for Jamie Vardy at Leicester, another former non-league striker has embarked on a hot scoring streak for a Premier League club. Southampton went further in front six minutes later. Key Player: Dusan Tadic - The Serbian playmaker has been in good form for club and country and helped his nation to victory by scoring in both games over the worldwide break.
McCray's block led to the Bills scoring the game's first touchdown on a Tyrod Taylor 10-yard run. Ajayi ran for 214 yards in 29 carries after totaling 204 yards last week in a win over Pittsburgh. OTHER INJURIES: Bills running back LeSean McCoy left in the third quarter after he aggravated a left hamstring injury, and he totaled only 11 yards in eight carries.
It was not taken too well by Bisping, however, which led to a brief trade of verbal barbs. Henderson said: "That's the last time anyone will see me fight live". Bisping has wanted a rematch for years and now gets it because he's the champ. In the light heavyweight bout, Jimi Manuwa knocked out Ovince Saint Preux, with the Californian delivering a sickening left hook to end the fight in the second round.
That's how I know Stevie, that's how I am. Steven Gerrard's career in the United States of America will end when the current Major League Soccer season finishes even though his Instagram message to Los Angeles Galaxy fans was part of a team thank you to supporters rather than a farewell note.
While Los Angeles would need to make huge adjustments to allow for his cap hit for the following two seasons, they're technically able to make the trade with Cleveland for 2016 - if interested. Left tackle Joe Staley, 32, one of the team's few players who would be attractive to a contender, is available for a first-round draft pick, according to Pro Football Talk .
With Sullinger out and Bismack Biyombo now playing for the Orlando Magic, Patrick Patterson will likely start at power forward until Sullinger returns. DeMarre Carroll and Patterson stand to benefit the most. The four-year veteran has averaged 11.1 points, 7.7 rebounds and 24.9 minutes in 258 regular season games.
A holding penalty. A sack for a safety. "He's a good player, and he had some big plays for us today; no question". If not, hopefully the organization will make the decision for him. They have two safeties who are 220 pounds. The running back looks like the new coming of Shane Vereen. New England kicker Stephen Gostkowski, who kicked two field goals, missed on an extra point try, his first miss since the distance moved back past year.
Teemu Selanne broke a five-all deadlock late in the third period to give the Winnipeg Jets Alumni a 6-5 victory over the Edmonton Oilers in the Heritage Classic Alumni Game at Investors Group Field.Selanne scored on two penalty shots and also added three assists for a five point effort to lead the Jets to victory."It was unbelievable." said Selanne.
He was hit by David Steckel in the 2011 Winter Classic in a collision that set off a long concussion recovery that shortened two seasons for Crosby. Sidney Crosby was at the top of his game, once again. Crosby suffered a concussion during a Pittsburgh Penguins practice Friday. "We went from there".
A suit filed in the Toronto court, will be heard on Monday on account of an attempt to bar the Cleveland Indians from using their team name and logo in Ontario. The team has been criticised for years for perpetuating stereotypes about indigenous people with their name and brand. A lawyer for Cleveland argued that the application asked for censorship and that it was not the proper venue to decide on Cardinal's issue.
Initially it was Palace who were the more threatening though and Christian Benteke's powerful header cannoned off the crossbar with Leicester slow to get into their stride. Claudio Ranieri proclaimed Leicester's victory over Crystal Palace as their best performance of the Premier League season. "But then they cranked it up for the last 20 minutes of the first half and we struggled to hold onto them".