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Author: 0 Denmark Are Playing A Team Of Unknowns For Slovakia Clash

According to Danish tabloid BT, the DBU is now considering sending members of country's futsal team to Slovakia. As a result, the DBU have been forced to call up players who haven't played for their country, leaving them with those who play in the third and fourth tiers - as well as a few who have played indoor at five-a-side at national level.

Sports Premier League wary of Brexit impact on transfer of players from Europe
Author: 0 Premier League wary of Brexit impact on transfer of players from Europe

He's still improving, still learning and there's no better place to do that than at Liverpool with the players he's got around him and the manager". Jordan Henderson is "excited" about what the future holds for Liverpool and England teammate Joe Gomez following his strong start to the 2018-19 campaign.

Sports Serena Williams' 'desire has not gone down'
Author: 0 Serena Williams' 'desire has not gone down'

For six-times champion Williams, who is seeking her first Grand Slam title since becoming a mother last September, this may be her toughest test yet in NY as the Czech eighth seed has rediscovered the form that took her to the 2016 final. Meanwhile, Williams says she hopes to have more children in the future - but maybe not until after she finishes playing. The 36-year-old was utterly dominant in the opening set but a break of serve for Kanepi at the start of the second set changed the ...

Sports Nishikori outlasts Cilic to make semis
Author: 0 Nishikori outlasts Cilic to make semis

In a rematch of the 2014 final, it was the Japanese star who exacted his vengeance by squeezing through to the US Open semi-finals after a gruelling 2-6 6-4 7-6 (7-5) 4-6 6-4 victory in four hours and eight minutes. I think it would be really cool. Osaka had it much easier, continuing what's been a largely dominant run through the draw by winning in just 57 minutes, the third time in her five matches she didn't even have to play an hour.

Sports Juan Martin del Potro overpowers John Isner to reach semis
Author: 0 Juan Martin del Potro overpowers John Isner to reach semis

But Del Potro would not drop another set as the Argentine appeared better equipped to deal with the conditions even though he joked he did not want to come back on court following a 10-minute break between the third and fourth sets. He comfortably levelled the contest, giving up just three points on his own serve in the set. In among the wrist surgeries and long lay-offs, Del Potro has made three semi-finals, losing to Novak Djokovic at Wimbledon in 2013 and then Rafael Nadal here ...

Sports After McCain, more volatility in U.S. politics
Author: 0 After McCain, more volatility in U.S. politics

However, the outpouring of support and recollections from all sides of the political spectrum in recent days attest to the basic decency and values that governed his life. Meghan McCain had not even concluded her heartfelt and passionate eulogy for her father, Republican Sen. Mr McCain had been routinely criticised over his military record by the U.S.

Sports U.S. announce three Ryder Cup wildcards and Europe are in trouble already
Author: 0 U.S. announce three Ryder Cup wildcards and Europe are in trouble already

He played with Keith Mitchell , another PGA Tour rookie, who birdied his last two holes for a 69. For Woods, it'll be his eighth appearance and first since 2012. United States of America thrashed Europe on Hazeltine back in 2016 to win their first Ryder Cup since 2008. "At this moment going forward, though, I'm just going to keep going about my business and doing what I can do".

Sports Vikings coach Mike Zimmer wishes Khalil Mack hadn’t gone to Bears
Author: 0 Vikings coach Mike Zimmer wishes Khalil Mack hadn’t gone to Bears

Listen as JT The Brick tries to make sense of the trade heard around the National Football League and the impact it will have on a season which is only days away from kicking off. We did change the dynamic of how things are done from the people in the locker room. "I wish him the best, besides when he plays us". Perhaps we should have all seen the Khalil Mack trade - or at least the possibility of it - coming when Jon Gruden pointed out how lousy the Raiders defense was with Mack.

Sports Ben Roethlisberger doesn't know when Le'Veon Bell will report either
Author: 0 Ben Roethlisberger doesn't know when Le'Veon Bell will report either

Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert said in a statement that he is " disappointed [Bell] has not signed his franchise tender and rejoined his teammates" as the star running back continues his holdout. Could be a week, as it was past year. Mike Tomlin was emphatic about that on Tuesday when asked if he is more comfortable with what he has behind Bell today than he was going to Cleveland previous year.

Sports New Real Signing Has A Dig At Former Club?
Author: 0 New Real Signing Has A Dig At Former Club?

I know the language, know the coach and the stadium. We decided that Courtois would play this time , but we have excellent options. Courtois seems to be enjoying life back in the Spanish capital despite his lack of game time . "[The Santiago Bernabeu] is twice as big [as Stamford Bridge], of course, it's a very different feeling". "When you look forward, you see this wall of people, whereas at Chelsea, sometimes you could still see the sky or the hotel behind the stands".

Sports After a week of bipartisan tribute, McCain is laid to rest
Author: 0 After a week of bipartisan tribute, McCain is laid to rest

Instead of Trump attending McCain's funeral, his daughter Ivanka Trump and her husband, Jared Kushner attended the service in the president's stead - drawing even more anger from the crowds, as Ivanka was caught apparently texting during the memorial.

Sports Lopetegui responds to Messi: I would not doubt Madrid's players
Author: 0 Lopetegui responds to Messi: I would not doubt Madrid's players

There is a widespread thought that if not declared a victor, Messi should have been at least included in the final three of FIFA's the Best Men's Player of the Year award. Salah was injured in the final but was recognised for his Premier League record 32 goals for Liverpool . Ronaldo made the surprise switch to Turin after nine successful years at Real Madrid for a reported €100m (£88.3m) in July.

Sports Beat Nadal? -- 'I'm not sure,' says Thiem
Author: 0 Beat Nadal? -- 'I'm not sure,' says Thiem

I'm only in my third one back. Instead, it will be the ninth-seeded Thiem who could face Nadal in the quarterfinals. World No.1 Rafael Nadal fought off resistance from Georgia's Nikoloz Basilashvili with a 6-3, 6-3, 6-7 (6), 6-4 win on Sunday to set up a US Open quarter-final match against Dominic Thiem in NY.

Sports Burnley vs Manchester United Match Analysis
Author: 0 Burnley vs Manchester United Match Analysis

A double from Romelu Lukaku before the interval won the game for the Reds despite Marcus Rashford being sent off with 20 minutes to go for clashing with Phil Bardsley . Mourinho has "lost the confidence of a clique of United players": ReportAclique of Manchester United players have fallen out of favour with Jose Mourinho, according to the Daily Mail.

Sports Unseeded Millman sends Federer crashing out of US Open
Author: 0 Unseeded Millman sends Federer crashing out of US Open

Next up for the Australian is a quarter-final match-up against sixth seed Novak Djokovic . "I have so much respect for him, what he's done for the game". "I definitely think it was a special one, no doubt about it". As the match wore on Monday night and the upset was looking more inevitable, the crowd on Arthur Ashe Stadium began to lose its intensity.

Sports Barcelona 8-2 Huesca: Lionel Messi-inspired champions thrash minnows
Author: 0 Barcelona 8-2 Huesca: Lionel Messi-inspired champions thrash minnows

The Spanish minnows stunned the Camp Nou crowd as they raced into an early lead thanks to Cucho Hernandez's effort. Facing four defenders honed in on him at the edge of the area, the Argentine lured them toward the center of the field before a sudden change of foot left one man on the turf and the rest out of position.

Sports Rafael Nadal thwarts upset bid from Russian Karen Khachanov
Author: 0 Rafael Nadal thwarts upset bid from Russian Karen Khachanov

I actually assume he'll win loads of massive matches in his profession. "I believe that there is some margin (for me) to improve". These kind of matches make you feel confident, make you feel stronger. The Spaniard finally won it on a spectacular 39-shot rally. It seemed that now Nadal has nothing to hurt to calmly finish the match in their favor, but Khachanov was not planning to give up.

Sports Novak Djokovic takes charge against Richard Gasquet in Round 3
Author: 0 Novak Djokovic takes charge against Richard Gasquet in Round 3

The Serb endured a hard fourth-round match against Joao Sousa in testing daytime conditions in NY, but he got the job done in straight sets to await his great Swiss rival in the quarter-finals. Millman defeated the number two seed 3-6, 7-5, 7-6 (7), 7-6 (3) in a gruelling three-and-a-half hour match to reach his first ever quarter final in a Slam.

Sports Novak Djokovic addresses Nick Kyrgios' umpire controversy at US Open
Author: 0 Novak Djokovic addresses Nick Kyrgios' umpire controversy at US Open

A video of the incident revealed that the umpire told the 23-year-old: " I want to help you , I know this is not you". "I'm not sure if I'm the guy who's supposed to pull him to the side". "He again suggested to Kyrgios that he could receive medical attention". Tennis remains one of those sports that prides itself on a sense of decorum, but Ozzie Nick Kyrgios has never been much bothered with all of that.

Sports Roger Federer admits retirement talk was
Author: 0 Roger Federer admits retirement talk was "just a joke"

In the Novak Djokovic eighth, Joao Sousa beat No12 seed Pablo Carreno Busta, 4-6, 6-3, 5-7, 6-2, 2-0 (ret), to set a meeting with No17 seed Lucas Pouille, victor in four sets over Marcos Baghdatis. The 23-year-old is excited to play the living legend, Federer in Grand Slam . That's what I meant with it. The Swiss tennis stalwart, who had an absolute domination in the competition from the years 2004 to 2009, had 41 consecutive wins before that streak was snapped by Argentine Juan Martin ...