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Sports No discipline for anthem-skipping teams as National Football League fires back at Trump
Author: 0 No discipline for anthem-skipping teams as National Football League fires back at Trump

On Monday, Bennett sat down for an interview with CNN's Anderson Cooper to talk about the wave of protests around the National Football League, which were sparked by the controversial comments President Trump made on Friday. "We wanted to be able to find a way not to put anybody in the limelight", Bennett said. I think ultimately a lot of the guys who have done stuff try to do it without aggression or anything like that.

Author: 0 Antonio Conte: 'Eden Hazard performance was amazing'

Griezmann had opened the scoring in the 40th minute by hitting the middle of the net from the penalty spot after Chelsea defender David Luiz pulled Atletico defender Lucas Hernandez by the jersey inside the area. "We deserved to win". "We are playing very well". As the Spanish worldwide forward ran through on goal from a fantastic Hazard pass, the goal was gaping for the in-form man.

Sports 5 things we learned from the Premier League this weekend
Author: 0 5 things we learned from the Premier League this weekend

They've got to achieve things - they've got to win the Premier League again for a start (something United last did in 2013). Yet Liverpool's Champions League away match with Maribor on Tuesday 17 October is followed by a 4pm Sunday kick off at Tottenham - 114 hours apart - and their visit to Sevilla in November is also on a Tuesday and followed by 5.30pm Saturday kick-off at home to Chelsea , which means 92 hours respite.

Sports England beat West Indies in rain-hit 4th ODI
Author: 0 England beat West Indies in rain-hit 4th ODI

Eoin Morgan won the toss and elected to bowl. West Indies lost despite their best batting performance of the series, with opener Evin Lewis producing a brilliant 176 from 130 balls before he had to leave on a stretcher, retiring hurt, after hitting the ball into his own ankle and sustaining a hairline fracture.

Sports Packers ask fans to join in, lock arms
Author: 0 Packers ask fans to join in, lock arms

Bears quarterback Caleb Hanie, who had replaced an injured Jay Cutler, was intercepted by Raji, who returned the interception 18 yards for a touchdown with just over six minutes left in the game. It will be different in some ways because some of the things won't have to be brand new for us as a staff. To help us get ready for the Bears vs Packers Week 4 Thursday night game, we've enlisted the help of our old pal Ray Rivard from Lombardi Ave to get his keen insight on all things Packers.

Sports Best Asian Footballers at the Federation Internationale de Football Association U17 World Cup 2017
Author: 0 Best Asian Footballers at the Federation Internationale de Football Association U17 World Cup 2017

It was evident on the training pitch as one could sense the scent of excitement from the players about to make history for Indian football in less than a fortnight. African teams have always done well in age-group tournaments. Brazil are placed in group D alongside Niger, Spain and North Korea. "That's why I say this will probably be a World Cup of equality as there are many teams with chances to win it".

Sports South African unions protest corruption, Jacob Zuma's rule
Author: 0 South African unions protest corruption, Jacob Zuma's rule

The ANC, which has ruled South Africa since the end of apartheid in 1994, is in turmoil because of scandals that have shadowed Jacob Zuma, 75, during his eight-year presidency. NATJOINTS, which is mandated by Cabinet to plan, coordinate and implement all law enforcement and crime combating, said while citizens have the right to protest, no acts of criminality will be tolerated.

Sports Celtic overcome away anxiety to beat Anderlecht 3-0
Author: 0 Celtic overcome away anxiety to beat Anderlecht 3-0

It was a brilliant team performance. "We can be better". "I thought defensively we were exceptional in terms of our pressing and the aggression to get the ball back". On the first occasion, the Pole was played in beyond Craig Gordon's far post and might have got reward from his left foot, but shot across the box with his stronger right.

Sports Ravens anthem singer resigns amid protests
Author: 0 Ravens anthem singer resigns amid protests

Odoms is a member of the Maryland Army National Guard. He won a 2014 competition to become the anthem singer at Ravens' home games. On Facebook , Odoms concluded: " This is not an emotional reaction to recent events, rather an ethical decision that part of me regrets but my core knows is the right choice ".

Sports 61-yard field goal gets Jake Elliott player of the week award
Author: 0 61-yard field goal gets Jake Elliott player of the week award

Carson Wentz won't be giving his paycheck to the kicker. "I'll give him my game check ", Wentz could be heard saying on the sidelines during the sequence. There's no cash prize attached to winning an National Football League player of the week award, so Elliott will have to satisfy himself with Carson Wentz's game check.

Sports Usain Bolt 'Showed Respect for Our National Anthem'
Author: 0 Usain Bolt 'Showed Respect for Our National Anthem'

Donald Trump , looking to rope anyone he can into his little Anthem crusade, has taken to Twitter (naturally) to share a video of Usain Bolt stopping mid-interview to stand and face the flag for the Star-Spangled Banner following a race. Trump has spent almost a week sounding alarms over athletes who kneel during the national anthem . Bolt has not yet responded to the tweet. Earlier this week he also tweeted that the National Football League need to put a rule in place to ensure ...

Sports Latest wave of Ryanair cancellations to affect 40000 customers
Author: 0 Latest wave of Ryanair cancellations to affect 40000 customers

Twenty-five fewer aircraft out of a fleet of 400 will take to the skies during this period. Ryanair also said it will fly 25 fewer aircraft in the coming months to "eliminate all risk of further flight cancellations because slower growth creates lots of spare aircraft and crews across Ryanair's 86 bases this winter", The Independent reports.

Sports Peyton Manning for senator trending on social media
Author: 0 Peyton Manning for senator trending on social media

Senate, but cautioned that he doesn't expect the retired National Football League champion to run. " Peyton Manning is the kind of guy that would be great in public office". Since Alexander is up for re-election in 2020, Desjarlais asserted that Manning may want to run. Manning shot the idea down in March during an appearance at the Adobe Summit in Las Vegas.

Sports Man Utd not good enough to progress far in CL - Ferdinand
Author: 0 Man Utd not good enough to progress far in CL - Ferdinand

It is still early days for the Spanish worldwide who joined for $77.8 million (which could rise to $93.9 million) but the way in which he accelerated past Stoke's defense on his first and second goals, then finished coolly reminded us all that of his schooling at Real Madrid and Juventus.

Sports Deal agreed for Atletico transfer
Author: 0 Deal agreed for Atletico transfer

Atletico have also confirmed that the striker will travel to Madrid in the coming days to undergo medical tests and to thrash out a contract with his former side, though the latter is expected to be little more than a formality. But in a goodbye message posted on the official Chelsea website , the Blues make it seem like he was just another player at Stamford Bridge. An unbelievable player and one of the nicest and funniest guys I have met in football, playing against him in training and ...

Sports Chelsea boss Conte: Morata flawless for Premier League
Author: 0 Chelsea boss Conte: Morata flawless for Premier League

Morata also took to social media to thank the fans for the new chant - sensational on Saturday, the £58m signing has been one of the signings of the summer. A last-ditch Stoke clearance stopped substitute Eden Hazard's cross-shot from finding Morata, but the 24-year-old was not to be denied his hat-trick.

Sports Refs screw Von Miller on ridiculous personal foul
Author: 0 Refs screw Von Miller on ridiculous personal foul

Though the Ford dealer insisted that he is just "changing ads", the timing is suspicious coming just after Miller took a knee on Sunday. Miller's prank was harmless and hilarious, but according to the ref: unsportsmanlike. "I'm a firm believer in the rules, " he said. I killed the game today with that penalty. "I try to keep out any politics or social issues and just try to play ball".

Sports Knicks trade of Carmelo Anthony to Thunder now official
Author: 0 Knicks trade of Carmelo Anthony to Thunder now official

Anthony , (6-8, 240) a 10-time All-Star and 14-year National Basketball Association veteran joins the Thunder having appeared in 976 career games (all starts) while averaging 24.8 points, 6.6 rebounds, 3.1 assists and 1.06 steals in 36.2 minutes.