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Belgium declare Romelu Lukaku "100 percent fit" after overcoming an ankle injury

Roberto Martinez has cleared the way for Romelu Lukaku to play for Belgium in their dead rubber against Cyprus on Tuesday in a move that could antagonise Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho . Speaking ahead of tonight's qualifier against Cyprus, Martinez said: "Marouane, it has been confirmed that he has got ligament damage". "Now he is 100% but we need to take into consideration that he has been with the group for only one session".

Republic of Ireland beat Wales to reach World Cup play-offs

We could go top in the event of an unlikely Serbian defeat. "We'll get in tomorrow morning, prepare for Wales and give it a hell of a go". "But as Roy (Keane) said during the week, we're missing key players as well, they're just as big players for us as he is for Wales ".

CBS clarifies statement on whether Colin Kaepernick would stand for national anthem

Colin Kaepernick is so desperate to get back into the NFL that he's reminding reporters that he'll even stand for the national anthem if it means signing with a team again. The bottom line is that despite not playing in the NFL this season, Kaepernick's protests have influenced a number of players and teams as the movement amplified after President Donald Trump blasted those in the league who took a knee.

Odell Beckham Jr. to undergo surgery

As if the Giants season could not get any worse, the unthinkable happened. Beckham was writhing on the ground and pain and was carted off the field. He led NY in catches coming into Sunday, having caught 21 of the 27 passes headed his way - far better than Odell Beckham's efficiency rate of 20 catches on 33 targets.

Wenger delighted to mark 21st Arsenal anniversary with win

There's slight disappointment because maybe we could be in a better position. Wenger, 67, was unaware he was celebrating his 21st Gunners anniversary yesterday, and added: "I did not know about that". A moment of brilliance from Alexis Sanchez, who backheeled the ball deftly in the penalty area, set up the second goal for Iwobi on 56 minutes as Arsenal's pace and movement found their reward.

What's Next For OJ After Release From Prison

Simpson was offered the chance to make a statement and he chose to apologize. "There was a lot of concern about something happening". "I renewed the judgment in 2015 at $57 million", he said, per CNN . Arruti declined for what he said were security and privacy reasons to disclose the exact location of the house. Some in Naples said Simpson would be welcome to the community.

OJ Simpson freed on parole after 9 years

And he was released Sunday despite claims by the Department of Corrections that parolees aren't released on weekends. O.J. Simpson was released from prison in Nevada early Sunday morning after serving nine years for a 2007 kidnapping and armed robbery in Las Vegas.

Huddersfield vs Tottenham Hotspur preview

Being able to tell a consistent and positive story about our town is so important for us all, if we're to really harness the wider benefits of being in the Premier League . Like Sean, we're seeing a huge swell of interest in the town, and are doing an increasing number of interviews with radio and TV stations from all over the world -that's unprecedented.

New UKIP symbol raises concerns over Premier League copyright clash

Ukip have hit back, with a spokesman saying he was confident the design did not breach any copyright laws, adding: "We've checked - we're not that stupid". The Telegraph has contacted the Premier League for comment. Many in Ukip fear she will turn it into a BNP-style party, and 18 of the party's 20 MEPs and several senior party figures have said they will quit in disgust if she is elected.

Mourinho Confirms The Worst Possible Update On Paul Pogba Injury

Paul Pogba was seen limping off the pitch in the 19th minute during Manchester United's UEFA Champions League opener against Basel . Mourinho has refused to put a timeline on the 24-year-old's recovery when probed over the past fortnight, but it emerged earlier this week that surgery will likely be required to rectify the damage.

Denver Broncos: "Starting Sunday, we'll be standing together"

They go on to explain that our country is not ideal and that inequalities still exist, "We can all do better", they wrote. "We had a meeting yesterday after practice and we made a decision to stand as a team", Denver coach Vance Joseph said.

Trump Invites General Kelly On Stage During Alabama Rally

At least 5,000 people attended the event as verified by the sold out registration opened before the event. Again, the crowd cheered. This shouldn't be handled now, but I'm going to handle it because we have to handle it. He is also being boosted by conservative website Breitbart News and the Great America Alliance, an advocacy group that supports Trump. Of the Obama administration's Clean Power Plan, Trump said: "Did you see what I did to that? Those are the values that made this country ...

Green Bay Packers: Three Key Matchups and Prediction for Week 3

Eight players did not practice at all on Wednesday: Left tackle David Bakhtiari (hamstring); defensive tackle Mike Daniels (hip); outside linebacker Nick Perry (hand); cornerback Davon House (quadriceps); wide receiver Randall Cobb (chest); safety Kentrell Brice (groin); inside linebacker Jake Ryan (hamstring/concussion); and backup offensive tackle Jason Spriggs (hamstring).

Pressure mounts on FA over Mark Sampson sacking

Yet less than 24 hours after Sampson oversaw England's 6-0 win against Russian Federation in a World Cup qualifier, he was called to the FA's Wembley headquarters to be informed his contract would be terminated with immediate effect following an historic safeguarding investigation into his conduct while he was manager of Bristol Academy.

Chelsea's Diego Costa 'set for Atletico Madrid medical'

But following his £57m move to Atletico, will the Premier League actually miss Costa? But should he pass the medical and agree terms swiftly, he could find himself paraded on Wednesday as Atletico Madrid welcome the West Lononders to their new stadium.

'Rustiness' cost England against Windies, says Morgan

We shall anyhow see the return of Chris Gayle , Sunil Narine and Kieron Pollard in the West Indies' national side. Hales's exit was the start of a slump that saw England lose three wickets for four runs as 64 for one soon became 68 for four.

Chris Wood's scoring run ends as Burnely held by Liverpool

When is Liverpool vs Burnley? However Ben Mee could have won the game for Burnley in the closing stages, as he had a header cleared off the line by Joel Matip , then another attempt well saved by Mignolet . "Over the years here we have had a few partnerships and they have worked well and I think Chris Wood is a fantastic talent", he said. Coutinho was replaced by Solanke after a sub-par performance, with U/20 World Cup player of the tournament nearly turning one point into three, ...

'Signature' Singapore GP extended to 2021

The 10th installment of the Singapore Grand Prix has begun, and it looks like Red Bull Racing may have the edge over their rivals. With this year's race taking place on Sunday, the event could have received no better boost than confirmation it will continue until at least 2021.

HBO Boxing: Canelo vs. Golovkin Results

Now that the circus of Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor has concluded, the eyes of the boxing world turns to the fight between two of the world's best pound-for-pound boxers, Canelo taking on Gennady Golovkin . Backed by the sport's most die-hard fan base, the 27-year-old from Guadalajara has proven he is primed and ready to take the next step in his career by facing Golovkin .

Jose Downgraded to Tropical Storm: NHC

Forecasters say the presence of the hurricane could bring showers and a chance of thunder tomorrow afternoon and into the evening, although fair to fine conditions are expected for Friday. There are no warnings or watches with the storm but surf swells are being generated that are impacting Bermuda, the Bahamas, the northern coasts of Hispaniola and Puerto Rico and the southeast coast of the USA, including North Carolina.