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On the back of a 0-0 draw against Chelsea over the weekend, the hosts could have taken an early lead after Oliver Giroud rattled the cross bar from a lovely bicycle kick. "He has a little inflammation of his knee". We've shown against Arsenal that we've got some good players and we're a good team. Wilshere - in the previous year of his contract in North London - nearly created a stunning Arsenal opener.
  • Danny Ward, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Marko Grujic to start for Liverpool

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    Speaking ahead of his side's EFL Cup match at Leicester City on Tuesday, in which Oxlade-Chamberlain is in line to make his first start for the club, Klopp says it made "complete sense" for the 24-year-old to join. The England youth worldwide has made four substitute appearances for his new club so far, and almost scored the victor against Burnley on the weekend, only to be denied by the crossbar.
  • A 2 Minute Compilation Of Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's 'Shocking' Highlights Go Viral

    A 2 Minute Compilation Of Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's 'Shocking' Highlights Go Viral

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    He has settled in perfectly. "Sometimes you forgot he was even playing in the game". The England global joined the Anfield club on transfer deadline day for a reported initial fee of £35million. There was a moment when Jurgen Klopp looked at him as if to say, "what the hell have I just paid almost £40 million for". How I say, you immediately put a rucksack on their back.
  • Blue Jays sign RHP Estrada to one-year, $13M extension

    Blue Jays sign RHP Estrada to one-year, $13M extension

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    The new deal comes 11 games before he would have become a free agent, and in the midst of a strong rebound from a dismal 10-start stretch in June and July during which he posted an 8.87 ERA in 45.2 innings with a 1.019 OPS against. Moose is on the verge of breaking our franchise home run record. The ball will be heading to Cooperstown. "It was pretty easy to decide to come back", he said.
  • Vikings' Bradford Plans To Practice, Hopes To Play Sunday

    Vikings' Bradford Plans To Practice, Hopes To Play Sunday

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    Games against Aaron Rodgers (two, in fact), Matt Ryan, Kirk Cousins, Stafford (for a second time) and Cam Newton also are on the horizon. The betting is heavily in favor of Pittsburgh with 77% wagering on the Steelers to cover the spread while 23% is for the Bears.
  • Young Yankees fan taken to hospital after being hit by ball

    Young Yankees fan taken to hospital after being hit by ball

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    Frazier immediately dropped down into a squat position after seeing where the ball went. Neither YES Network nor Fox Sports North showed the ball going into the stands during their broadcasts - only the child being carried out. Earlier this year, New York City Councilman Rafael L. Espinal Jr. introduced a bill calling for the extension of protective netting from home plate to the foul poles in any ballpark with 5,000 or more seating capacity.
  • Los Angeles Rams vs. San Francisco 49ers: Players to watch

    Los Angeles Rams vs. San Francisco 49ers: Players to watch

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    However, each face the task of working their magic on offense with their new teams. Seattle Seahawks linebacker Bobby Wagner is a less-likely recipient of an opposing quarterback's pass attempt - before Sunday's game, he recorded just one interception in his past four seasons.
  • BCCI nominates Dhoni for Padma Bhushan

    BCCI nominates Dhoni for Padma Bhushan

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    There was no doubt among the members that Dhoni has impeccable credentials. In One-Day Internationals (ODIs), he is the fourth highest scorer for India with 9,739 runs in 302 matches, notching up 10 centuries and 66 half-centuries along the way.
  • Gase feels Dolphins handled Timmons situation correctly

    Gase feels Dolphins handled Timmons situation correctly

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    Asked if players who step outside the bounds of the team culture Gase is trying to establish can be forgiven, the coach softened. Timmons' mysterious unexcused absence not only ended a streak of starting 101 consecutive games, but it also put his future with his new team in jeopardy.
  • Vikings quarterback Sam Bradford: 'I

    Vikings quarterback Sam Bradford: 'I"ve been through a lot with this knee'"

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    He said that he did not believe Bradford's injury would be long term, but said there was no timeline for his return. Bradford sat out the Vikings' Week 2 loss to the Steelers with a sore knee, but Zimmer told reporters the veteran " felt better [Monday ], so we'll just see how he's doing as we move forward day to day", per the Tampa Bay Times.