Smith 'embarrassed' by Australia woe

The second innings destruction heaped more pressure on Smith and Darren Lehmann and increased calls for significant team changes for the final day-night Test against the tourists in Adelaide next week. "Whether it's seaming, swinging or spinning we're having some trouble", Smith said in the post-match ceremony. The last such instance came at The Oval in 1912 and the two prior to that came in the 19th century.

PSG moves ahead of Arsenal into top spot with 2-2 draw

After, the last 20 minutes of the first half we pushed up and came back to 1-1. "Defensively I thought the centre-backs [Laurent] Koscielny and [Shkodran] Mustafi were really lazy, I don't know if they were anxious about [Edinson] Cavani, but they were really slack at times".

Brendan Rodgers wants Celtic to be on front foot against Barcelona

He is aiming for a third Champions League outing in Scotland but is wary that the one-sided nature of the first meeting will be hard to replicate. "Messi is fine, he's OK", Luis Enrique confirmed in his pregame news conference. "And the general level of the squad is sky high when we hit our best form", he said. "I don't really know so much about the Loch Ness monster, but I know Lionel Messi is a brilliant player".

PFW Matchup Breakdown: Minnesota Vikings vs. Detroit Lions

Bradford is flirting with disaster a little more, which is uncanny to a year in which he's thrown only two interceptions but fitting a moment in which he needs to bring just a little bit more. With the three remaining games at Ford Field against NFC North opponents, a clean sweep could be enough for the Lions to earn their first division crown, and the home playoff game that accompanies that accomplishment, in 23 years.

Guardiola could hand Toure Champions League recall

Guardiola could hand Toure Champions League recall

Craig Burley believes Yaya Toure proved he has something to offer City in their Premier League campaign. The post Guardiola: Toure can help us achieve our targets appeared first on Vanguard News. Toure had earlier been asked by the BBC about being clapped back into the City dressing room by his teammates and he said: "I was prepared mentally and I knew that one day my manager would need me".