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Daily Archives: September 19, 2017

Jurgen Klopp ‘sick’ of Liverpool’s defensive lapses

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp was exasperated by his side’s defensive frailties in their 2-0 Caraboa Cup defeat to Leicester City which stretches their winless run to four games. The Reds, inspired by the impressive Philippe Coutinho, were dominant in the first half at the King

Bell eyes further improvement after vital opening win

Republic of Ireland Women’s manager Colin Bell expects to see his team improve after they got their 2019 World Cup qualification campaign off to a winning start away to Northern Ireland. The visitors controlled the game in Lurgan and went ahead on the stroke of

Late Stokes penalty sends Hibernian into semi-final

A late Anthony Stokes penalty proved enough for Hibernian to book a Betfred Cup semi-final spot with a 3-2 win over Livingston. The Republic of Ireland striker stepped up confidently to net his seventh of the season from the spot after Paul Hanlon had been

Crystal Palace 1-0 Huddersfield Town

Souare’s last appearance for Crystal Palace was in August 2016 in a 1-1 draw with Bournemouth Manager Roy Hodgson said there would be no quick fix at Crystal Palace, after his side beat Huddersfield Town 1-0 in the third round of the Carabao Cup. Bakary

Bristol City 2-0 Stoke City

Famara Diedhiou joined from French side Angers for £5.3m this summer Premier League side Stoke City were knocked out of the Carabao Cup by Bristol City of the Championship. The Potters conceded two goals in 10 minutes after changing to a 4-4-2 formation for the

Four-goal Messi stars as Barcelona crush Eibar

Lionel Messi turned on the style once again with four goals as Barcelona maintained their 100 per cent start in LaLiga with a crushing 6-1 win over Eibar at the Nou Camp. The Argentine launched a devastating second-half display to sink the visitors with further

New Jersey Devils forward Brian Boyle diagnosed with leukemia

The New Jersey Devils say veteran forward Brian Boyle has been diagnosed with chronic myeloid leukemia, a type of bone-marrow cancer that the team’s doctor says can be treated with medication. During a conference call Tuesday, Devils team doctor Michael Farber said the leukemia was

Brady on the mark but Burnley bow out

Republic of Ireland international Robbie Brady scored a late equaliser for Burnley in their 2-2 draw with Leeds United in Carabao Cup, but the Clarets bowed out on penalties in a dramatic encounter at Turf Moor. Brady struck with a sublime 25-yard free-kick in the 96th minute,