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Pochettino: Chelsea more clinical in win over Tottenham

Sky Sports pundit Neville paid tribute to Conte's tactics as they frustrated Spurs with a weakened side which was missing Eden Hazard , Cesc Fabregas and Gary Cahill. "That's a pleasure for us and for the manager". "They've shown they are actually with the manager". Mauricio Pochettino believes Tottenham have to lift their sights beyond winning a trophy and set them on wining the Premier League title and the Champions League.

Vikings Sign Former Gophers QB Mitch Leidner

To make room for the passer, linebacker Darnell Sankey was waived from the squad. Leidner, 23, went undrafted this spring and tried out for the Ravens in Baltimore. Special teams ace, punt returner, and cornerback Marcus Sherels as well as wide receiver Isaac Freuchte both had similar paths to the franchise. The Minnesota Vikings announced Sunday they've added a former University of Minnesota quarterback to their roster.

Rashford should enjoy abuse from opposition fans - Mourinho

Before the convincing win over Swansea in South Wales, Mourinho expressed his total faith in Martial and backed the 21-year-old to become a better player throughout the season. "He is very well integrated now". His professional level has improved, he's working much, much better. Rashford was booed during Manchester United's 4-0 win over Swansea at the Liberty Stadium on Saturday - a outcome of what home fans perceived as a dive at Old Trafford last season.

Right-Wing Website Confuse Lukas Podolski For 'Migrant Gang Member'

Mere days after Steve Bannon returned at the helm, the far-right website Breitbart seemed to identify German worldwide soccer star Lukas Podolski as some sort of human trafficking victim . that's a bit extreme". "A previous version of this story included an image of Lukas Podolski.", a note underneath the story reads. Right-wing publication Breitbart News has appeared to have made a serious error, seemingly accusing German footballer and World Cup victor Lukas Podolski is involved ...

Pastor quits Trump's evangelical advisory board, says 'President has crossed the line'

Franklin Graham, the president and CEO of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, denounced bigotry and racism on his Facebook page a day after the Charlottesville violence, but at the same time, he also took aim at politicians who tried to connect Trump to that turmoil.

Chris Wood: Burnley sign Leeds United striker for about £15m

He told Burnley's official website: "My ambition has been to play in the Premier League for years". Wood has found the net once in three appearances for Leeds this season. "The squad has done fantastically over the last couple of years to put themselves in the position they are now". One thing I can say is that every player loves the culture we've got at the football club .

Roger Goodell's contract to be extended through 2024, report says

A Goodell extension does not need to be approved by all 32 owners; the members of the competition committee are empowered to make decisions on his contract. The NFLPA is appealing the suspension and Goodell appointed Harold Henderson, a former labor executive for the league, to hear the case. Smith said he stands by the union's statement.

Everton and Leicester City interested in Bobby Reid

Ilkay Gundogan could play some part as he continues his long awaited comeback from a serious knee injury. However, the Iceland midfielder is unlikely to start given his lack of action during pre-season. Should he end the aforementioned drought, Aguero will overtake Dwight Yorke to become the all-time highest non-European goalscorer in Premier League history.

Norris clinches Fiji International

Thailand's Jazz Janewattanond drained a 66-foot eagle putt to set a course-record of 8-under 64 and finish in a three-way tie for second at 10-under with Australians David McKenzie and James Marchesani. The Fiji International is tri-sanctioned by the Australasian, European and Asian tours. I hit a lot of greens and fairways and I put myself in a lot of good positions.

Birmingham confirm loan signings of Arsenal pair

After Arsene Wenger stressed the need to sell some of Arsenal's assets before buying, he has sent two of his full-backs, Carl Jenkinson and Cohen Bramall , down a division to Birmingham City on season-long loans. Bramall joined the Gunners in January from non-league Hednesford Town and went on the pre-season tour with the first-team squad. Birmingham manager Harry Redknapp expressed his desire to add to his squad following the 2-1 Championship defeat to Burton on Friday.

Samsung Gear Fit2 Pro pricing details revealed via recent leak

This is a price increase as the Gear Fit 2 launched $20 cheaper at $179.99 previous year. According to a leaked screenshot - seen below - the Gear Fit 2 Pro will cost $199.99 at a major USA retailer. To justify the higher price, the Samsung Gear Fit 2 Pro will come with a refreshed design, an improved wrist band, and enhanced water resistance (you should be able to use it while swimming and diving).

Zlatan Ibrahimovic to sign new Manchester United contract

It seems his speedy recovery has convinced United to re-sign the striker as the Mirror are citing a report from ESPN FC that claims Ibrahimovic is set to sign a contract and become a Man Utd player again by the end of this week. Yes, United need him. He has played his part in other attacks, full of direct running and more constructive teamwork on the pitch with his colleagues.

Kayode Makes Girona Debut In Draw With Atletico

Girona raced to a 2-0 lead thanks a brace from Christian Stuani in the 22nd and 25th minutes. Atletico were being completely outplayed, and their task grew even more hard when Griezmann was booked for diving and then immediately picked up a second yellow card for contesting the decision midway through the second period.

Inter Milan loan move for Mustafi rejected by Arsenal

They are only prepared to let the centre-back go on a permanent transfer, having already loaned him to Valencia last season. Mustafi was a £35 million arrival from Valencia, last summer. The German centre-half has reportedly become a late target for Internazionale, with the Nerrazzuri's boss, Luciano Spalletti, looking to add a defender to his squad before 31st August.

NRL strugglers Gold Coast Titans fire coach Neil Henry

With the end of his National Football League and rugby union dalliances, Hayne arrived on the coast as the club was enjoying its most successful time on the field in years. In three years at the Titans Henry won 28 of 75 games (37%), only a marginally better percentage than his overall NRL career of 108 wins in 248 games (43.5%).

Manchester City midfielder Fernandinho pinpoints Wayne Rooney as main Everton threat

They have added £43million Portugal ace Bernardo Silva to a cast so brimming with talent that Leroy Sane and Raheem Sterling only had cameo roles at Brighton . The idea seems to be to slowly ease the German back by giving him brief cameo appearances in matches. Guardiola won't be looking to repeat that this season .

Horn-Pacquiao rematch in doubt

It is believed the council spent over $1 million promoting the July fight where Horn won the world title. Jeff Horn is seen during the WBO World Welterweight Title fight against Manny Pacquiao of the Phillipines at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane on July 2.

Running game answers challenge against Bengals

Rookie Patrick Mahomes , elevated to No. 2 on the team's quarterback depth chart this week, kept the momentum rolling with two scoring drives of his own. He also ran the ball three times for 29 yards. He also was named as a third-team All-America selection by the Associated Press. The Chiefs totaled 228 yards rushing on 33 carries, good for a clip of 6.9 yards per rush.

Anthony Martial relights his fire at Liberty Stadium

In a summer when £50m is the going rate for a decent Premier League full-back, United's deal for Martial that could see them hand over £58m to Monaco if all facets of the deal are satisfied does not seem extravagant, yet this is a player who appeared destined to lose his way under this no-nonsense manager .

Redskins tight end Jordan Reed activated from physically unable to perform list

The Redskins haven't exactly looked explosive offensively the first two preseason games when the first-team offense has been on the field. "It's been working good", Reed said, via Stephen Czarda of the team's official website . "I expect to be out there next week", Reed told reporters. With his return, an already deep tight ends group now features their Pro Bowl headliner.

New Bills receiver Anquan Boldin retires

Boldin, who played for the Cardinals, Ravens, 49ers and Lions before signing with the Bills on August 7, finishes his career ninth on the all-time receptions list with 1,076 for 13,779 yards and 82 touchdowns. "My life's objective is bigger than football", Boldin wrote. His departure leaves Buffalo with questions among its wide receiver ranks. Boldin was supposed to fill a top-three spot alongside Matthews and rookie second-round draft pick Zay Jones .

Ray Parlour sends message to Arsenal about Alexis Sanchez's future

Former Arsenal midfielder Parlour has sent a warning to Wenger about selling their key man in the current transfer window. Sanchez is in the final year of his contract and will walk away for NOTHING before the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation next June.

Lawro: 'Tottenham have got the best 11 in the Premier League'

He had eight shots in total here, including one which struck the post towards the end of the first half, but the barren run goes on for the England worldwide. Having scored one goal and set up another at Stamford Bridge , the £58 million signing from Real Madrid is his side's 5/1 (6.00 ) favourite to break the deadlock and 9/5 (2 .80) to score anytime.

Aaron Mooy scores first Premier League goal

David Wagner's side made it two wins from two at the start of the new Premier League campaign, emulating the feats of Bolton in 2001 and Hull past year. "He is a great technical footballer with such unbelievable working attitude and responsible for defence". "For sure we'll speak about different opponents to give advice, things like what he's done against team A and what I've done against team B".

Pennsylvania CF robs home run in Junior League championship game

The catch may go down as the best of the year, but that didn't stop Chinese Taipei from winning 12-1 in five innings for its fifth straight title. But controversy ensued for the next 10 minutes or so. That kid is going places. As the Junior League World Series reach its finale in Taylor, Michigan, a local team from Kennett Square had their backs against the wall facing an opponent from Chinese Tapei.

Antonio Conte Compares £56m Alvaro Morata to Harry Kane

Tottenham Hotspur Chelsea 3:00 PM UTC Game Details Live football odds with bet365. However, the tables turned on Sunday afternoon, with Morata struggling to find his feet in Chelsea colours despite Conte's men pulling off a fine victory away from home, with Marcos Alonso's goals either side of the break.

Virginia Tech golfer Mark Lawrence Jr. eliminated in US Amateur semifinals

Ghim, an Arlington Heights native and senior at Texas, was 2-up heading to the 35th hole of the two-round final at Riviera Country Club, but Redman made a stunning 60-foot eagle putt to win the hole with the tournament on the line. Steven Fox was the No. 63 seed when he won the championship in 2012. He'll be playing in the 2018 U.S. Open and the Masters, and on Sunday was named to the U.S.

Ten-Man Real Madrid Ease Past Deportivo La Coruna

Real Madrid opened the scoring in the 20th minute, however, when Bale poked home from close range after Deportivo goalkeeper Ruben had parried a Luka Modric effort straight into the path of Benzema, who clipped across goal for his teammate to tap into an empty net.

Notes From The Phillies' 12-9 Win Over San Francisco

But the Giant's seventh, eight, and ninth inning combo of Mark Melancon , Hunter Strickland , and Sam Dyson got the job done and the Giants held on for their win. Sunday wasn't kind to Posey, as his wrist was struck in a hard tag at the plate and was hit in the back by a pitch. Posey and Crawford had two hits apiece for the Giants , who were seeking to win three straight home series for the first time since May.

Vegas Play of the Day: Saints at Chargers

The Chargers lost to Seattle, 48-17, last Sunday as second-string quarterback Kellen Clemens had two passes intercepted and lost a fumble, which the Seahawks converted into 17 points. The Los Angeles lead the regular-season series 7-5 and have a 4-2 lead in the exhibition campaign, but New Orleans has clinched their three previous regular season clash.

Will Power overcomes adversity to win second consecutive IndyCar race at Pocono

He used clever defensive skills to keep a charging Newgarden at bay over the final few laps of an exciting race. It is Power's third win of the season and 32nd of his career, which gives him sole possession of ninth place on the all-time Verizon IndyCar Series wins list.

Iran secures spot at FIBA Asia Cup finals

But they never looked back following a 25-12 second quarter, with Mitch Creek scoring 12 to cap off a strong campaign. Nicholas Kay added a double-double of 11 points and 10 rebounds with Australia pouring in 31 points in both the first and third periods as they powered into the final.

Oakland Raiders Preseason: 3 Takeaways vs Rams

In his first game since a broken fibula last December 24, Del Rio was as vague with Carr as he was with the media with regard to playing time in the preseason home opener against the Los Angeles Rams . Reynolds still has a long way to go before he can become an impact player in the National Football League, but plays like Saturday's are a great start.

Mets' shaky defense, Stanton's 45th bomb gives Marlins 6-4 win

Cespedes, who homered in the bottom of the first, dropped a routine fly ball from Yelich down the left field line that allowed him to reach second and eventually score on a single from Marcell Ozuna to give the Marlins a 6-1 lead. The Mets pulled within 6-4 against Odrisamer Despaigne and Kyle Barraclough in the eighth, when Cespedes hit an RBI double, Wilmer Flores lofted a sacrifice fly and Travis d'Arnaud (2-for-3) laced a run-scoring single.

Chris Gimenez heads back to Twins' bench against Diamondbacks

McFarland getting the ball first against a Twins club that chased Arizona ace Zack Greinke early Saturday and has outscored the Diamondbacks 15-3 in the set. The score was 5-0 when McFarland gave way to Braden Shipley, just called up from Triple-A Reno. Twins 3B Miguel Sano was pulled from Saturday night's game with lower left shin soreness and was not in the lineup Sunday.