World Cup victor Paul Pogba’s third minute penalty and a late goal from Luke Shaw gave Manchester United a 2-1 win over Leicester City at Old Trafford in the opening game of the Premier League season on Friday.
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho does not expect to add to his squad as the Premier League transfer window closes on Thursday, despite warning a hard season lies ahead for the English giants without further recruits.
With Daley Blind gone and Matteo Darmian still expected to leave, Shaw has far less competition for the left-back spot than last season. As long as he keeps making his point by scoring goals and putting in all-action displays, Mourinho won’t care at all.
By night’s end Sunday, U.S. Ryder Cup captain Jim Furyk and European captain Thomas Bjorn – both of whom are competing this week – will have the top eight of their 12-man teams set, leaving their captain’s picks to come next month.
Since the All-Star break, they have fallen apart at the same time the Boston Red Sox went on a hot streak creating eight and a half games of separation between the two for first place. In the first two innings Thursday night the Yankees looked fantastic, both Didi Gregorius and...
Alvarez maybe not be well known amongst casual boxing fans since his fight will Kovalev will be just the second time he’s fought in the United States, but he is a skillful fighter that has wins over Lucian Bute and Jean Pascal.
He was, he says, “ecstatic” previous year in Johannesburg when the Crusaders broke their championship drought with a Super Rugby title in the Lions den, but it was more like relief for head coach Scott Robertson as his side repeated their feat in Christchurch.