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Chelsea star Eden Hazard in squad to play at Aldershot tonight

Chelsea star Eden Hazard in squad to play at Aldershot tonight

Conte also stressed the need for Chelsea to add new players ahead of the close of the transfer window as the club balance Premier League action with the Champions League and Carabao Cup. "It's a big mistake (to rush him), in this moment we must pay great attention and not make any mistakes". Arsenal's Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Swansea's Fernando Llorente and Leicester City's Danny Drinkwater are believed to be in Chelsea's sights in the final days of the transfer window.


Dabo Swinney, Clemson agree to new eight-year contract

Dabo Swinney, Clemson agree to new eight-year contract

Only Alabama's Nick Saban and Michigan's Jim Harbaugh will be paid more this year. Courtesy of the university, here's a look at the details of Swinney's new contract ... The contract includes a $1,500,000 signing bonus once it is executed plus additional bonuses in 2019 and 2021. "This contract makes a strong statement", said Swinney in a written release.


Ezekiel Elliott expected to play in Cowboys' preseason game on Saturday

Ezekiel Elliott expected to play in Cowboys' preseason game on Saturday

He is now appealing a six-game regular season suspension after a series of domestic violence incidents that violated the league's conduct policy. Elliott's six-game ban stems exclusively from the league's investigation into the domestic violence allegations made by Thompson in July 2016, a league source told NFL Network's Tom Pelissero.


Spanish veteran forward Villa gets shock recall for World Cup qualifiers

Spanish veteran forward Villa gets shock recall for World Cup qualifiers

Spain's record goalscorer David Villa has been handed a shock recall for their upcoming World Cup qualifiers against Italy and Liechtenstein at the age of 35. Meanwhile, AC Milan playmaker Suso is the other big surprise in the squad with the former Liverpool playmaker making the cut ahead of Manchester United 's Juan Mata.


Ronaldo wins UEFA Player of the Year award

Ronaldo wins UEFA Player of the Year award

For the midfield award, Real Madrid's Luka Modric won Midfielder of the Season 2016/17. "We are extremely pleased to have reached a new agreement with Maya, who is a vital part of our squad, not only on the pitch, but off it", Southampton vice chairman Les Reed said .


Hafeez unlikely to be in national squad for World XI series

Hafeez unlikely to be in national squad for World XI series

Sohaill Khan, who was overlooked due to his fitness, has returned after clearing the fitness test held on August 22 at the National Cricket Academy (NCA). The games, which will be played in Lahore, have been given global status by the worldwide Cricket Council in an attempt to revive cricket in Pakistan.