Thousands of people took to the streets of Boston on Saturday to protest hate speech a week after a woman was killed at a Virginia white-supremacist demonstration, and their shouts drowned out the "Free Speech" rally that sparked their march. Organizers of the rally had invited several far-rightRead More »
Barcelona has reportedly upped its offer for the services of Philippe Coutinho. According to multiple reports, Liverpool has rejected a third Barcelona offer for Coutinho, believed to be worth up to $151.5 million. Coutinho put in a transfer request a week ago but Liverpool has remained firm on its desire to keep Coutinho for this season.
Gerard Pique does not have the sort of personality that makes admitting defeat an easy proposition. The longtime Barcelona center back is raging after his side was beaten 5-1 over two legs by rivals Real Madrid in the Spanish Super Cup. “This is a long process and there is room for improvement but in the nine years that I have been here, it is the first time that I feel inferior to Madrid,” Piqué said.
Shkodran Mustafi, Francis Coquelin, Per Mertesacker all in line for season debuts. The game will likely come too soon for Alexis Sanchez, who is still working to get to match fitness. Stoke City have lost only one of their last seven home matches against Arsenal (W3 D3 L1). Stoke City forward Jese Rodriguez could make his debut following his season-long loan move from Paris Saint-Germain. Alexandre Lacazette could become the first Arsenal player to score in both of his opening two PL appearances for the club. Coming off an exciting 4-3 comeback victory at home against Leicester City, Arsenal travel to what’s been in the past a house of horrors, visiting the bet365 Stadium to face Stoke City. (Watch