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Wayne Rooney: 'Romelu Lukaku ideal player for current Manchester United side'

Wayne Rooney: 'Romelu Lukaku ideal player for current Manchester United side'

The Belgian arrived from Everton for a fee of £75m, with Rooney later going the other way on a free transfer, and has made a scintillating start to life at Old Trafford, claiming four goals in as many games. "There's always pressure to score here - but that also makes it interesting, dealing with that", he said . And with Manchester United flying high at the top of the Premier League table, former defender Higginbotham feels that the arrival of Lukaku at Old Trafford has helped ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Man Utd legend Van Nistelrooy impressed by Lukaku

Man Utd legend Van Nistelrooy impressed by Lukaku

The Belgian global has scored three goals in United's opening three Premier League games, and former United striker Rooney is convinced the team is in great hands following the 24-year old's arrival. Van Nistelrooy delighted home fans with a trademark penalty, before Danny Webber also netted for United in the first half, with second-half Barca goals from Luis Garcia and Mendieta giving the Catalans a draw on the day. Consulte Mais Informação

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Jets turn to Giants castoff to fix tight end problem

Jets turn to Giants castoff to fix tight end problem

Tight end Will Tye was among the (somewhat) surprising cuts made by the New York Giants on Saturday as they worked to trim their roster to 53, but it didn't take him long to find a new job. He had two productive seasons for them, playing in 29 games (17 starts) with 90 receptions for 859 yards (9.5 yards/catch) and four touchdowns and adding four more catches for 66 yards in one playoff game previous year. Consulte Mais Informação

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Siyar Bahadurzada knocks out Australia's Rob Wilkinson in UFC Rotterdam

Siyar Bahadurzada knocks out Australia's Rob Wilkinson in UFC Rotterdam

Bahadurzada right up again though and they are back in the clinch. Wilkinson lands a nice left hand moving backwards as Bahadurzada rushes inside. Jab for Wilkinson. The round ends with a huge knee landing from Wilkinson to Bahadurzada's head. Round two saw Bahadurzada head hunting again, but Wilkinson's reach advantage allowed him to stay out of range. Consulte Mais Informação

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Rhys Hoskins (hand) is not in the Phillies' Sunday lineup

Rhys Hoskins (hand) is not in the Phillies' Sunday lineup

He.304 with a.402 on-base percentage and a.747 slugging percentage in August. In Monday's 6-1 victory over the Atlanta Braves, Hoskins plated his 25th runner of the season in just his 19th Major League game as part of a multi-hit effort. The news of this award comes just a day after Hoskins had to leave a game early after being hit by a 98 miles per hour fastball on the hand. X-rays came back negative but Hoskins is day-to-day with the injury. Consulte Mais Informação

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James Harden Vows To Never Leave Houston Saying He's A 'Rocket4Life'

James Harden Vows To Never Leave Houston Saying He's A 'Rocket4Life'

While the agreement likely means he'll be in Houston for the duration of his prime, these types of tweets have a tendency to backfire. "I wanted to say thank you to (Houston Texans defensive end) J.J. Rockets Hall of Famer Hakeem Olajuwon also announced a donation of $150,000. Watt initially sought to raise $200,000 but has since cleared more than $15 million through online efforts. Consulte Mais Informação

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Bills cut running back Jonathan Williams

Bills cut running back Jonathan Williams

Williams, a fifth-round pick out of Arkansas last year, ran for just 94 yards and a touchdown as a rookie but averaged almost 6 yards per carry while rushing for 121 yards in three preseason games this year. Buffalo will head into the season with LeSean McCoy , Mike Tolbert and Joe Banyard and Taiwan Jones as their running backs. Hodges, signed as a free agent, seemed to have a good camp as well, and figured to be a versatile backup at both outside and inside linebacker. Consulte Mais Informação

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Celtics, Cavs seal Irving deal

Celtics, Cavs seal Irving deal

After Thomas underwent a physical last week, the Cavaliers had some concerns about the results. The trade was delayed and almost voided after Cleveland became uncertain about Thomas' injured hip. It remains unclear when Thomas will return to action. Irving was drafted first overall by the Cavs in the 2011 NBA Draft, was a 4x all-star, all-star game MVP, and hit arguably the biggest shot in Cavs history in Game 7 of the 2016 NBA Finals. Consulte Mais Informação

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Wasteful French Open champion Ostapenko out of US Open

Wasteful French Open champion Ostapenko out of US Open

She added: "I'm pretty disappointed". Kasatkina, the World No.38, raced out to a 5-0 lead in the second set, as the 12th seed still could not control her errors - she would finish the match with 38. Daria Kasatkina celebrates after defeating Jelena Ostapenko in the third round of the 2017 U.S. Open. Ostapenko has lost her third round match in straight sets to unseeded Russian Daria Kasaktina, while Radwanska has lost in three to American Coco Vandeweghe. Consulte Mais Informação

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Jeremy Langford Waived by Bears After 2 Seasons with Franchise

Jeremy Langford Waived by Bears After 2 Seasons with Franchise

Langford then reinjured the ankle at the beginning of training camp and missed a sizable portion of camp. Joining the Bears are wide receiver Tre McBride , running back Taquan Mizzell and long snapper Andrew DePaola . Mizzell, a 5-10, 185-pounder from the University of Virginia, signed with the Baltimore Ravens in May as an undrafted free agent. DePaola, 30, was released by the Buccaneers on Saturday. Consulte Mais Informação

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New Development Bank to expand to private sector next year

New Development Bank to expand to private sector next year

A foundation stone laying ceremony for the headquarters of the BRICS New Development Bank (NDB) was held Saturday in the Chinese city of Shanghai. The 525 million yuan (76 million USA dollars) loan with a maturity length of 17 years was granted to Shanghai Lingang Distributed Solar Power Project, under an agreement jointly signed by the NDB, the Ministry of Finance and Shanghai municipal government in December 2016. Consulte Mais Informação

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