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Alexis Sánchez is fit to face Liverpool - Arsène Wenger

Alexis Sánchez is fit to face Liverpool - Arsène Wenger

We defend in space and not follow him all over the pitch. Jurgen Klopp has insisted that Liverpool's transfer targets have always been interested in joining the Reds, even without guaranteed Champions League football this summer. 'But Swansea could have scored from one or two situations, they didn't and then United killed them. After losing 2-1 to Chelsea at Wembley on Sunday , Tottenham's record at the national stadium since it reopened in 2007 reads: Played 11; won two, drawn ...


Jets' Bryce Petty (knee) hopes to play in preseason finale

Jets' Bryce Petty (knee) hopes to play in preseason finale

Petty did not suffer any ACL damage. ESPN's Adam Schefter noted that Petty should be able to play in New York's preseason finale against Philadelphia and will be ready for the regular season. Petty , though, pulled the Jets to within a touchdown late behind an impressive second-half comeback. Bowles expects to name his starter sometime early this week.


Thomas Lemar has his heart set on playing at Manchester United

Thomas Lemar has his heart set on playing at Manchester United

United and Arsenal have both been tipped to lure Lemar away from Monte Carlo this transfer window. Reports in the Daily Mirror suggest that the 21-year-old is eager to play for a big club like Man United, under the leadership of two-time Champions League winning manager Jose Mourinho.


Superdome officials offer up venue for Houston LSU, BYU game

Superdome officials offer up venue for Houston LSU, BYU game

Harvey, now downgraded to Tropical Storm Harvey, has dumped more than two feet of rain in the last 24 hours in Houston and its surrounding areas. This game is organized by NRG in Houston and by ESPN . In a story from The Baton Rouge Advocate's Ross Dellenger, Superdome officials say that they haven't been contacted yet, but would be willing to take the game if necessary.


Wenger wants to extend Sanchez's contract this summer

Wenger wants to extend Sanchez's contract this summer

Why would Sanchez stay at Arsenal? Wenger had welcomed Alexis Sanchez back into the fold but his best player was anonymous and ended up in tears on the substitutes' bench. A very disappointing performance, it was disastrous. After having beaten Hoffenheim comprehensively in the Champions League playoffs, and with an global break looming beyond the Arsenal game, Klopp can be expected to field the same side that started against the Germans.


Bad weather forces Texans to divert to Dallas

Bad weather forces Texans to divert to Dallas

It's very tough to watch our city get hit by such a bad storm and not be there to help, not be there to help with the recovery, not be there to help with the process". We're going to come back. Meanwhile, Texans defensive end J.J. Watt is asking people to donate to the Houston Flood Relief Fund, which as of this writing has raised more than $139,000.