We lost the best goalkeeper in the world but I think the team is better this year than last season and we can see it every weekend'. A perfectly reasonable response one would feel, Willian did add that he is playing with "pleasure", and enjoys the fact that Chelsea are now playing "proper football ".
Speaking to RangersTV he said: "I enjoy all the games play at Ibrox , the atmosphere is fantastic and helps the players play like Thursday night and today". The Gers head into the clash in the bottom half of the table after Saturday's fixtures and are eight points off top spot, so they will be keen to get the better of Craig Levein's men to narrow that gap to five points, heading into the break for the upcoming internationals.
It was the most first-half points the Crimson Tide have allowed since No. 16 Mississippi State also scored 14 against them on November 11 last season. "That's all you can ask for, and you've got to give credit to the coaches, the way we scheme them up and I thought we had a lot of great stuff going in".
Lopetegui took early action to boost his side's firepower, bringing on centre forward Mariano Diaz for Benzema at the start of the second half and later threw on Spain forward Asensio and Brazilian teenager Vinicius Jr. Alaves continued to snaffle out any danger, though, and when the deadlock was finally broken it was down the other end off the head of Garcia, who turned the visitors' frustrations into despair.
Having quickly progressed from eighth on the grid following his poor qualifying, Vettel was attacking Verstappen for third at Spoon corner on the first lap after an early safety vehicle at Suzuka when they tangled and the Ferrari spun. Hamilton can secure the title in Austin: Sunday's result gives Lewis Hamilton a 67-point lead over Vettel in the championship and means the championship is all but over.
Unfortunately, his way of celebrating wasn't very respectful an opposing fan within his section. And considering that the game was a 7-2 romp, they had every reason to. There's really only one, and it's actually a universal rule for all things both in and out of sports fandom: don't be a bad person. You kind of hope the Yankees lose to the Red Sox now, just to make that asshole fan upset.
Ramsey then played in Aubameyang in stoppage time as he tucked away his second of the game to leave Fulham shellshocked and down in 17th spot with just a solitary league win. "We are going to continue working". An error from Hector Bellerin saw his wayward ball collected by Luciano Vietto, whose deflected shot saw Bernd Leno called into action early on his full Premier League debut.
It is about being consistent every three days during 11 months. In his absence, Oleksandr Zinchenko and Fabian Delph have not fully convinced - and Delph is now out with a knock anyway. They are a top side". This is because the Blues have suffered 3 defeats in the hands of Liverpool three times this year. So while both clubs go into this game level on points, with City topping the table courtesy of their superior goal difference, it's hard not to see Pep Guardiola's side as the form ...
The Japanese moved on to plan B, began to prefer placement to pace and adapted her game when she couldn't get satisfaction in her massive groundstrokes. Zhang held the opening set despite smacking two winners. She went to serve for the match at 5-3 but Osaka suddenly found her range. "I was basically apologizing because I feel like today I was more emotional than what I normally am trying to be like", said the world No.
He felt City had been holding him back. On the day his new deal with England through 2022 was announced, Southgate picked a youthful 25-man squad that was in keeping with his fearless approach to selection since taking over in 2016. While Mount's story differs, it does contain similar strands. Mason Mount, who is on loan at Derby County from Chelsea, has proved himself to be worthy of a senior cap after his impressive performances in Frank Lampard's first team.
And the British racer's time was again nearly half a second faster than teammate Bottas in second and over eight tenths faster than title rival Sebastian Vettel . "When people ask me what is my best memory, it's this one", the Frenchman says, as he points at a picture hanging in his office at the FIA headquarters in Paris of him lifting Schumacher aloft on the podium.
Arsenal , up to fifth place after recovering from their slow start to the season, are vying to win six successive Premier League matches within a single campaign for the first time since August to October 2016. " Fulham bought very good players like Seri, like Anguissa, and they have Mitrovic and Schurrle too". Our idea is to be focused on Sunday with all of our players.
He was like just go out there, play how you play in your first-class match, your India A games, just go and enjoy your debut, no pressure at all. India team: Virat Kohli (captain), Lokesh Rahul, Prithvi Shaw, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane , Rishabh Pant (wicketkeeper), Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Shami, Umesh Yadav, Shardul Thakur.
It is believed NY was looking at three options - Severino, J.A. Happ and Masahiro Tanaka . Not only should Wendelken be relied on to pitch in this game, he might be asked to go more than one inning, as he has shown the ability to do so during the past month.
I said to the players that they did a great job. Normally, in all the teams I have been, we used to have some kind of dinner with the owner or the president. "We did well, we did what we wanted but still we missed this final pass and then as you try to push up it's not easy". The former England manager has been a vocal critic of Ashley's reign for many years now, having resigned as Newcastle boss in 2008 due to allegedly been forced to sign players by the club's board against his wishes.
The general pattern from the recent fixtures between these sides (and from matches in general when Klopp faces a possession-based team) is that Liverpool start well because of their energetic pressing, but City play their way into the contest gradually.
It had me expecting that the Red Devils would win 5-0 and Mourinho would be living it large in his smug way post match. "The ones that read the papers, that are connected with social media, they thought maybe I had gone", said Mourinho .
The woman, seen bleeding from the head, was struck by defending champion Tyrrell Hatton on the opening day of the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship at Kingsbarns today. Maybe golf is a risky sport, after all. She is said to be planning legal action against Ryder Cup organisers, claiming that course officials did not give her "adequate warning" when the ball shot into the crowd.
Ferrari continue to find new ways to mess up and, in Suzuka, their qualifying started to unravel when both drivers headed out on a dry track with the intermediates on. "As a team it is absolutely ideal", the Finn said. "I do not feel like pointing my fingers at someone in particular, but I'm very disappointed". "I did enjoy that, I just know there were a couple of corners where I could have done a better job".
Ravindra Jadeja, who too scored a maiden Test century that too at his home ground, was also a contender for the title as he scalped 4 wickets in the match along with the century. - Gyani Baba (@IMGyaniBaba) October 6, 2018Sad to see this situation of West Indies cricket. there was a time when people fear playing against them.
Which brought us to the start of the second half where Mourinho's United short-term future looked destined to be decided. Manchester United have told Zinedine Zidane to reject all job offers as Jose Mourinho continues to hang on to his position by a thread, reports claim.
The Portuguese forward lashed in the second goal for the Italian champions after 37 minutes from the left following a cross from Croatia's Mario Mandzukic . "If there's something we have proof of is that he is an extraordinary professional, an extraordinary sportsman, an extraordinary footballer, and someone who has honoured and given prestige to Portugal, and certainly what we all wish for is that nothing can ever stain that record of Ronaldo ".
Manchester United came from two goals down to win 3-2 tonight . I've got to stand up and say 'I'm not good enough to do this'. "I have no doubts about that", he said. Given that Mourinho is no doubt aware that his side are struggling all over the shop then clearly his remarks show that he doesn't want to play a side who purposely try to make life hard for his team.
The big question remains.Will it be enough to save Mourinho's job? At full-time, with the comeback complete, the home fans in the Old Trafford crowd were singing the manager's name. "And I think opponents with much more potential than us finished behind us". The tricky attacker is now hoping to convince PSG president Nasser Al-Khelaifi that Pogba could help take the club to the next level as they chase Champions League glory, although it seems unlikely the Ligue 1 giants can afford to ...
Pochettino is frustrated Belgium counterpart Martinez discussed Vertonghen's injury when announcing his latest squad on Friday, saying the player would miss the next two worldwide breaks. It remains to be seen how much longer Vertonghen will be a Tottenham player, with his contract expiring next summer - though a new deal is expected to be agreed.
After failing to score on Valencia midweek in the Champions League, United gets is scoring touch back, allowing Jose Mourinho to keep his job for the time being and create a few positive vibes. I can't say he's a player who can push the team, because he's focus so much on himself. Newcastle fans wasted no time in getting on Mourinho's back.
Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas says he has been told he could be asked again to cede position to Lewis Hamilton until the drivers' championship is decided. The controversial decision caused uproar among some of the sport's fans, while Bottas , and for that matter Hamilton - who admitted it was the hollowest victory of his career - were left uncomfortable by the order.
United drew with Wolves at Old Trafford in the league, then made that cup exit to Derby, before another loss at West Ham and drab European Cup goalless draw with Valencia . "That is the reason why it was a phenomenal season". I have to respect an opponent, I have to respect a manager with an history of trophies and know-how.
Pep Guardiola has surprisingly revealed that Manchester City might be able to call on Kevin De Bruyne when his side visits Anfield tomorrow. "I think they are the best team but that doesn't mean Liverpool can't find a way of overcoming them in a one-off game and taking the title if City went on a huge run in the Champions League, Carabao Cup and FA Cup".
They have gone four games without a win in all competitions, the first such run of his managerial career, and lost 3-1 away to West Ham United in their last top-flight outing. Zidane would likely be a popular choice given his incredible European success at Madrid, and the eye-catching brand of football he had the Spanish giants playing, a stark contrast to the pragmatic style United fans have become accustomed to under Mourinho .