By James Oliphant SOMERSET, N.J. (Reuters) - National Football League players from the Baltimore Ravens and Jacksonville Jaguars knelt and linked arms during the pre-game national anthem on Sunday, hours after U.S. President Donald Trump called on fans to boycott teams that do not discipline playersRead More »
Manchester United beat Southampton 1-0 at St Mary’s on Saturday as Jose Mourinho’s men remain unbeaten. Romelu Lukaku scored the only goal of the game and United defended resolutely despite plenty of pressure from Saints. One negative for United: Jose Mourinho appeared to be sent off in stoppage time by referee Craig Pawson after words on the sidelines with the fourth official.
After Neymar and Edinson Cavani’s penalty drama that has blown up over the last few days and potentially led to Neymar’s exclusion from the PSG squad this weekend, Uruguayan legend Diego Forlan went on sports radio in his home country to not just back his former international teammate Cavani, but also throw a pair of Brazilians under the bus. Forlan obviously denounced Neymar’s role in the dispute, but he also picked out Neymar’s club and country teammate Dani Alves for favoring his countrymate. “What doesn’t make any sense is what Alves does, he doesn’t give the ball to Cavani and then gives it to Neymar as if he were his [explitive].
Cruz Azul is looking for an alternate location for Tuesday's Liga MX match against Pachuca after Mexico City officials informed the club it could not play at its usual home venue, Estadio Azul.All matches scheduled for this weekend were postponed after