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Author: 0 Nemanja Matic "very happy" after opening-game win against West Ham United

Manchester United midfielder Nemanja Matic has been absolutely superb in the opening 45 minutes, breaking up play and feeding the likes of Romelu Lukaku and Marcus Rashford from the centre. What is most striking is the size and physical presence of this United team, even more so now Matic and Lukaku have joined. Let us know your thoughts.

Author: 0 Romelu Lukaku targets successful partnership with Marcus Rashford

Marcus Rashford played out on the left against the Hammers and although he impressed, Neville says his former side need a more natural player to fill the wider roles. "It's very important for us that our strikers score goals". "The team did a good job today, everybody was creative", Lukaku said . "I never thought it was possible unless something special was happening and it looks like something special was happening because his agent told me, "You can have him, you just have to pay".

Author: 0 Dhawan hits hundred before Sri Lanka strike back

With this historic victory, for the first time, India completed a clean sweep in a series consisting of 3 or more matches played away from home. Sri Lanka team has already lost the test series against in India and the third test at Pallekele International Cricket Stadium is just a matter of pride for them at home.

Sports Nemanja Matic leaving Chelsea surprised Jose Mourinho
Author: 0 Nemanja Matic leaving Chelsea surprised Jose Mourinho

He likes the team and the team likes him. The big-money summer signing from Everton struck in each half as United justified pre-season optimism with a sparkling and confident display at Old Trafford. He knows sometimes strikers can play well but not score, but from me there will be no pressure. "They were very compact but after the first goal we had more space".

Sports Top US military official arrives South Korea amid North Korea tension
Author: 0 Top US military official arrives South Korea amid North Korea tension

Share with us, do you think USA and North Korea relations will recover after the recent threats given by both countries? KCNA said on Wednesday a mass rally was held in Pyongyang to support the government. "The U.S., with its risky military provocation, is pushing the risk of a nuclear war on the peninsula to a tipping point", it said, describing the peninsula as the "world's biggest tinderbox".

Sports Diego Costa and Chelsea Now Embroiled in Legal Battle
Author: 0 Diego Costa and Chelsea Now Embroiled in Legal Battle

He's very happy to play with us. He is very distant. "He doesn't possess. charisma". Costa claims he is entitled to the payment, as he is being forced out by manager Antonio Conte . It was a shock to get it like that. I was angry at the time. I didn't want to leave. Costa has said he is only interested in joining Atletico Madrid if he leaves Chelsea , the club he represented between 2010 and 2014.

Author: 0 Mourinho surprised Chelsea let 'perfect' Matic go

Romelu Lukaku of Manchester United celebrates scoring his side's first goal during the Premier League match against West Ham United . After winning the league with such a devastating midfield duo of [N'Golo] Kante and Nemanja Matic, why are we selling one of them? "I didn't disturb him, I didn't disturb Chelsea ".

Sports Benintendi 2 HRs, 6 RBIs, Red Sox rout Severino, Yanks 10-5
Author: 0 Benintendi 2 HRs, 6 RBIs, Red Sox rout Severino, Yanks 10-5

These rivals will play a three-game series at Fenway Park next weekend. "This is what we live for", Sale said. Yankee Stadium (is) enemy territory. The only other left-handed hitter to homer off Chapman was Luke Scott for Baltimore in 2011 against Cincinnati. - Andrew Benintendi was just as impressive as Devers in the series against the Yankees .

Sports Roger Federer through to Rogers Cup final
Author: 0 Roger Federer through to Rogers Cup final

I came back really fast, from zero to 60 in eight months. As a reward for his unlikely victory, the 2016 Wimbledon junior champion will next face 29-year-old Frenchman Adrian Mannarino in the quarter-finals. In the next game, he earned two break points. Flag-waving fans in the packed grandstands at Uniprix Stadium were hoping for more magic, but the German was too strong, winning 81 per cent of the points off his serve compared to 64 per cent for Shapovalov.

Sports Usain Bolt falls with injury in last career race; fans devastated
Author: 0 Usain Bolt falls with injury in last career race; fans devastated

When he blazed his way to a 100m gold medal in the Beijing Olympics with a new world record that night, he started a decade of dominance that is unrivalled in the history of track and field. "If we work really hard and try to beat Mo - it makes it fun". "It's cramp in his left hamstring but a lot of pain is from disappointment from losing the race", Jamaican team doctor Kevin Jones said.

Sports Toronto Blue Jays top Pittsburgh Pirates as Chris Rowley wins debut
Author: 0 Toronto Blue Jays top Pittsburgh Pirates as Chris Rowley wins debut

Rowley left to a standing ovation from the crowd of 46,179 after giving up a one-out single and a walk in the sixth. Toronto scored three times against Joaquin Benoit in the seventh, with two runs scoring on Josh Harrison's throwing error and a third on Kevin Pillar's sacrifice fly.

Sports Raiders RB Marshawn Lynch sits during national anthem vs. Cardinals
Author: 0 Raiders RB Marshawn Lynch sits during national anthem vs. Cardinals

Last September, Lynch appeared on Conan O'Brien and had this to say about Kaepernick's demonstrations. Lynch, who rose to National Football League stardom as a member of the Super Bowl winning Seattle Seahawks , initially retired after the 2015 season before applying for reinstatement.

Sports Jordan Spieth sounds pretty thrilled after a bad week of golf
Author: 0 Jordan Spieth sounds pretty thrilled after a bad week of golf

Long-time leader Kevin Kisner went back to seven-under when he birdied the 15th, but three shots dropped from there saw him slip back to four-under, while Chris Stroud also struggled in the final group with a 76. I've never felt so relaxed on the golf course and I think it's a lot of reason why I'm playing so well. Thomas was one of five players tied for the lead early on the back nine, before he broke clear with an unlikely 40-foot chip-in birdie at the par-three 13th.

Sports TJ Watt hype train starts fast with two-sack debut
Author: 0 TJ Watt hype train starts fast with two-sack debut

For anyone who was having a hard time of keeping track of T.J.'s stats during the game, J.J. made sure to retweet the Steelers' Twitter account, which had a running tally of T.J.'s statistics. Despite drawing the start under center, thus having the benefit of playing with the first-team offensive line, Johnson didn't show a strong command of the offense in his bid to be the backup to Eli Manning .

Sports State Police lieutenant, trooper-pilot killed in helicopter crash identified
Author: 0 State Police lieutenant, trooper-pilot killed in helicopter crash identified

Earlier, Charlottesville Mayor Michael Signer and hospital officials said at least one person was killed and 19 injured in a vehicle crash in the wake of a violent white nationalist rally on Saturday in the historic college town. Cullen had flown the governor and his wife around Virginia for more than three years. The helicopter fatalities capped an already hard day for Virginians and the nation as white nationalists clashed with counter protesters and a vehicle rammed into a crowd of the ...

Sports Oakland Raiders Marshawn Lynch sits during national anthem
Author: 0 Oakland Raiders Marshawn Lynch sits during national anthem

Photos showed Lynch sitting on an orange cooler, holding a banana. Acording to NFL.com and the Associated Press, Raiders coach Jack Del Rio didn't know about Lynch's plans to sit during the national anthem, but he discussed it with him afterward.

Author: 0 West Ham vs Manchester United: Predicted Starting XI

Manchester United defeated West Ham 4-0. Mourinho later explained his decision to give away the medal, claiming it meant more to the child than to him. He added: "It depends on what is happening or what was happening behind doors and we don't know. I think we are ready". "After there were quite a lot of people surrounding him and taking photos - it's not what we're used to".

Sports Nolan Arenado Suffers Hand Injury During Rockies vs. Marlins; X-Rays Negative
Author: 0 Nolan Arenado Suffers Hand Injury During Rockies vs. Marlins; X-Rays Negative

Black said when Arenado was first hit, he was anxious it could be serious. I tried to get out of the way, but it hit me. "Big G (Stanton) is impressive", said Marlins manager Don Mattingly, a great hitter in his day. Arenado is batting.311 with 26 home runs and a major league-high 100 RBIs. Stanton lined a 3-2 fastball over the right field fence to make the score 3-all, giving him at least one home run in eight of the past 10 games.

Sports Rich pickings for Guardiola as City start to cash in
Author: 0 Rich pickings for Guardiola as City start to cash in

We put our bodies in, we made some important tackles and eventually we got the goal because we were patient. "It will not be easy but we travel to win the game". I think we're in for plenty of goals and a decent City win. I saw him on the TV last season, but it will depend on how he and the other players adjust to the Premier League.

Sports EPL 2017/18: 5 reasons why Tottenham Hotspur will not win the title
Author: 0 EPL 2017/18: 5 reasons why Tottenham Hotspur will not win the title

On May 15 a year ago, Spurs, who would finish third in the league, arrived at St James' Park to take on the already relegated Magpies and were trounced 5-1 despite the dismissal of striker Aleksandar Mitrovic. The worst situation now would be for Spurs to return to a side that helps to produce great players, but then can not keep hold of them and can not build on their squad.

Sports Bilic admits it is
Author: 0 Bilic admits it is "hard to find positives" after Man Utd defeat

Winning 1-0, come into the game and trying to score more goals. I was more surprised when he missed one than when he scored. A word that I like is confidence, they played with confidence and played football. "Lukaku is certainly going to get a lot of chances", says Big Ron. West Ham's former United striker Javier Hernandez was given a good reception before kick-off - a welcome certainly not extended to the visitors' on-loan Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart - but the Mexican had ...

Sports Neymar to make debut from the start at Guingamp
Author: 0 Neymar to make debut from the start at Guingamp

There were no goals in the first half at the Stade municipal de Roudourou, but the visitors turned on the style after the break. Neymar's attempted pass to Cavani was intercepted by Pedro Rebocho, diverting the ball to Ikoko, who somehow managed to send it past his own goalkeeper and into the net.

Sports Matsuyama shares lead with Kisner
Author: 0 Matsuyama shares lead with Kisner

Kisner, meanwhile, used his "Texas wedge" from off the green to sink a 47-foot putt at the par-five seventh - his 16th hole - and vault clear of the field , at least for a while. McGirt, who teed off at 1:10 p.m. Friday, completed 11 holes before the horn sounded while he was preparing for a putt on the par-4 third hole. Day will forever regret his brain explosion after cutting the ears off his drive, and trying to play a miracle shot around the trees to get back in the frame.

Sports Nationals' Bryce Harper avoids knee ligament injury
Author: 0 Nationals' Bryce Harper avoids knee ligament injury

The Nats have had their share of injuries this season and they've fought to overcome them, but I'm not sure any amount of fight can will them past the Los Angeles Dodgers or Houston Astros without Bryce Harper . Baker won two as a player and is trying to get his first as a manager in the final year of his two-year contract in Washington . Pitching for San Diego past year, he pitched well against us.