The season's first Manchester derby will be at The Etihad on the weekend of Nov 10-11 while Arsenal host Tottenham and Liverpool greet Everton on the weekend of Dec 1-2. The Blues have won our last five encounters against Wolves and Fulham and last two against Cardiff. Chelsea will be pleased with the opening run of fixtures, with only Arsenal and Liverpool featuring from the top six clubs.
The use of video assistant referees continues to provoke debate, and it was called into use again on Saturday when Peru were awarded a penalty in an incident initially missed by the referee. In the 56th minute, Edison Flores was wrong-footed by Andre Carrillo's tap-pass on the right side of the goal and he rolled a weak shot wide of a largely open net.
Preliminary information indicated the driver lost control of the vehicle. The embassy said the women had been lightly injured and were receiving consular assistance. Russian authorities have vowed to host a safe soccer World Cup, which is taking place in 11 cities until July 15. The following is footage published on a Russian news station's Twitter account, showing the incident and then the driver attempting to flee the scene, but he was quickly apprehended.
He still led the tournament by two strokes over Justin Rose , who was 1 under for the day and the tournament through three holes on Saturday. The Northern Ireland star, 10-over after the first round, was 14-over after a double-bogey at the ninth and a run of four birdies in six holes starting at the 11th was too little, too late as he finished on 10-over 150.
Kyrgios forced a mini-break in the deciding tiebreak, but Federer remained steady and sent a short backhand past the Australian on his first match point to clinch the win. The Australian, now ranked World No.17, eased past Duan with a barrage of strong serving - Barty had six aces during the encounter, and won 82 percent of points on her first serve.
Only when the television cameras were gone and any prying eyes were on the other side of the security screens did Gareth Southgate finally appear to show his hand on Thursday. The squad is set to be put through their paces in front of the media when the extent of Rashford's problem, reportedly a minor knee complaint suffered by the Manchester United forward during a final training session, is expected to become clearer.
Rory McIlroy missed the cut for the third straight year in the U.S. Open, unable to recover from his opening 80. "I'm not very happy the way I played and the way I putted", Woods said after his round. "I'm not saying it's going to, but it could". His day was done, his first U.S. Open in three years effectively over. Mickelson's score on the 13th was initially recorded as a nine but was later changed to a 10, leaving the left-hander 10 over par for the day and in a tie for 63rd.
Uruguay snatched a late victory against a resilient Egyptian side, as defender Jose Gimenez headed in a victor at the death. Salah, undoubtedly the player to watch for Egypt in this year's World Cup is now available for his side after concerns about his fitness.
He has finished runner-up in the U.S. Open a record six times, and he acknowledged that time was running out on his best chances to become just the sixth golfer in history to complete the career grand slam. Mickelson then tapped in for par. Was he just frustrated with how he's played this week - he was already 10-over when the fiasco began - or was his outburst was some sort of protest against the USGA's setup? RTÉ golf correspondent Greg Allen said the incident is causing a lot of ...
Revived fans in the 70th minute, coming on as a substitute Artem Dzyuba , who in a moment first touch scored a goal . Cheryshev hammered in a fourth with the outside of his left foot in stoppage time and Golovin capped a magnificent performance by bending in a last-gasp free-kick.
The witness who spoke to Reuters said the man tried to flee the scene after the crash but was quickly apprehended. There is now no details on the condition of those who were injured. Interfax news agency cited a source as saying that the driver was drunk at the time of the incident, which occurred near Red Square. The accident took place on Ilinka Street, about 200 meters (650 feet) from Red Square and Moscow's famous GUM shopping arcade, an area popular with tourists.
How do I watch IND vs AFG one-off Test match live on TV? The same stadium, official sources said, has been lent to Afghanistan to serve as its official home ground where it can host global matches. Afghan cricket grew out of refugee camps in Pakistan where many families were based after they fled conflict in the 1980s and 1990s. "Most of the Afghan players have received training from Indian coaches in their formative years".
Croatia have had the better of their World Cup outing, having made the semi-finals before while the Africans are always a very strong side physically but don't have too many results to speak of. But Modric said: 'I know he is our new coach at Real Madrid, but I am only thinking about my national team now. The Super Eagles started with jersey number 4 in their opening game only once: Nwankwo Kanu , Nigeria vs.
His skills and the way he plays mean that he will be the one who decides. "It's true that the coach organises the team - we know how to set up teams to find situations", Sampaoli said. "He's very fit, well prepared and looking forward to this World Cup and he hopes to be able to achieve his dream", he said. Argentina beat Haiti 4-0 in their warm-up friendly ahead of the tournament as Messi grabbed a hat-trick, but given the standard of opposition it's hard to get carried away.
Hallgrimsson described Saturday's Group D opener against the South Americans as the biggest match in the history of the team but said the players were calm and positive. While there's plenty of talent around him with Argentina , Messi has largely carried the team in recent years. "Regarding Messi, I don't have a magic formula".
This was the first instance of the VAR changing the referee's decision at the FIFA World Cup 2018. France start their campaign in Group C against Australia in Kazan on Saturday, with the 19-year-old Mbappe and the 21-year-old Ousmane Dembele supporting Antoine Griezmann up front.
If he looked a little beleaguered during Real Madrid's third-successive Champions League win last month, Cristiano Ronaldo brought his best form to Portugal's World Cup opener tonight. De Gea was sent the wrong way. I am happy with the way the team reacted, we deserved more but football is like that, this can happen to you. De Gea made a awful error in a warm-up friendly against Switzerland and he was guilty again with a frightful moment that handed Portugal back the lead on ...
Egypt lost 1-0 to Uruguay in heartbreaking fashion as Jose Maria Gimenez scored a towering header in the dying minutes following a phenomenal defensive performance from both sides. With its traditional defensive tactics preferred by coach Hector Cuper, Egypt badly needs Salah and his goals to succeed. Egypt fans will be hoping to see Salah in their second match of the tournament, against hosts Russian Federation on Tuesday, 19 June.
I can nearly assure you 100 per cent he'll play unless something dramatic happens today or tomorrow. "Why not?" asked Cuper when it was put to him that Salah could, despite all the hand-wringing, finish as top scorer in the tournament. The north Africans, contesting their first World Cup since 1990, were for the main part fairly comfortable in defence and Arsenal's Mohamed Elneny was a constant presence at the base of Egypt's midfield.
Khalfi said it was "regrettable" that seven Arab countries did not vote for Morocco, including close political allies such as Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. The others would then be split between Canada and Mexico. Denver was recently named a host city for the 2019 CONCACAF Gold Cup . What Will The New Format Be? The figure is 10 percent higher compared to the revenues Federation Internationale de Football Association projected for the tournament, and $1.3 billion more ...
Ravindra Jadeja took 6-35 over the two Afghanistan innings and was well supported by Ravichandran Ashwin , whose five wickets cost 59 runs. They survived just 27.5 overs in the second session in Bangalore. Hardik Pandya smashed 71 runs off 94 balls including 10 boundaries. India stand-in skipper Ajinkya Rahane believed better days were ahead for Afghanistan .
Open, taking a four-shot lead into the weekend at Shinnecock Hills. Three holes back were the galleries of Americans heckling Poulter about his almost-lost PGA Tour card, hollering quips about a few near-birdies he'd tapped in for easy par .
Earlier this week, Atletico announced a deal in principle to sign Griezmann's France worldwide teammate Thomas Lemar from Monaco for a reported €60 million transfer fee as part of an effort to persuade him to remain at the club. A furious statement released by the club said "enough is enough" and condemned Barca's "inappropriate conduct" in their attempts to sign Griezmann.
Centuries from Shikhar Dhawan and Murali Vijay helped India reach 347 for six at stumps on a rain-hit opening day of Afghanistan's debut Test in Bangalore on Thursday. The Spin: sign up and get our weekly cricket email . Kohli's deputy, Ajinkya Rahane will be leading the side in Bengaluru . It is important to start well after the IPL and T20 season.
Nurse, 50, has been coaching for 30 years, succeeding at every level along the way. Mike Budenholzer, former Atlanta Hawks head coach and Spurs assistant, was also seen as a front-runner before being hired by Milwaukee. Nurse graduated from Northern Iowa and got his first head coaching position at Grand View College when he was only 23 - some 27 years ago. Nurse, who turns 51 in July, had been on Casey's staff in Toronto since 2013.