Iowa Hawkeyes fans aren’t too high on their team right now, but they have no idea what real pain is. Yes, the last two weeks have been brutal. They lost to a FBS team dressed up as a FCS power two weeks ago and then beat lowly irrelevant Rutgers in a fashion so unimpressive that it pretty much felt like a loss.
On top of that, they recently learned that their head coach is now college football’s equivalent of Arsene Wenger, the boss at Premier League club Arsenal; in power for life.Follow paulmbanks
Obviously, it was a bitter divorce between Dwyane Wade and the Miami Heat.
However, Heat team President Pat Riley is taking steps to try and heal those wounds. Riley said Monday, Media Day for most teams around the NBA, that he composed a very heartfelt email message for Dwyane Wade and that it’s currently in his “save drafts” folder.
Riley said the electronic missive will soon be on its belated way to D. Wade, the last of the big three to leave Miami.Follow paulmbanks
Liverpool FC manager Jurgen Klopp did a Facebook Live Chat Monday night, and once again his comments were very newsworthy. Everybody is doing Facebook Live chats these days, but not everybody is as interesting and entertaining as the Liverpool manager.
The Reds are now considered the second most favored team to win the Premier League title behind Manchester City, but Jurgen Klopp is discouraging those type of wagers. “Keep your money,” he said.Follow paulmbanks
Remember last year’s scintillating stories of the fortunate souls who cashed in on the Leicester City 5,000-1 Premier League title odds? Well, the Foxes really don’t look like a side that will defend their title successfully this season.
Manchester City, preseason title favorites, remain on top of that list, while Liverpool, who didn’t even finish high enough last season to reach the Europa League, are now second.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is discouraging people from betting on his team to win it all.Follow paulmbanks
The English Premier League is the world’s biggest sports league; pulling in supporters from all walks of life everywhere across the globe. There are big name fans for every club, with the giant clubs attracting plenty of celebrities. Add “Stranger Things” star Millie Bobby Brown to the mix.
She plays an American with telekinetic powers named ‘Eleven’ in the insanely popular Netflix series, but she’s a Brit. Millie Bobby Brown is also a die-hard Liverpool fan and the club gave her a kit of her very own. Brown expressed her excitement for receiving the gift on social medial Tweeting a picture of herself with the gift.Follow paulmbanks
It’s amazing how crazy viral an internet trend can go these days; almost overnight. That’s the world wide web of today; as social media has made most people and information in general instantly accessible. Manchester United winger Jesse Lingard is a great example of this basic truth, as he’s partaking in the “Huh Challenge.”Follow paulmbanks
Tottenham Hotspur travel to Mother Russia to take on CSKA Moscow in a UEFA Champions League clash tonight. Five Spurs players did not make the trip to the Russian capital: Defender Danny Rose, midfielder Eric Dier, striker Harry Kane, central midfielder Mousa Dembele and box-to-box midfielder Moussa Sissoko.Follow paulmbanks
Check out your tryst with the fates at a hand of gambling. Place the bets on your favorite card games besides trying out the thrill of slots to see if the numbers match! Do you like to try out the cycles of fortune in Roulette? Are you looking for a bookie bet with international sporting tournaments? All the options are available at your fingertips, but you need to make sure that you can trust your fingers with the right place! Subscribing at a fraud gambling site is a losing game even before you begin to play! You might have tried the wheels of luck at American or European sites. Did you even consider the fantastic potentials of a Thai betting site?Follow paulmbanks
It was originally thought that Harry Kane, Tottenham Hotspur’s big time scorer and franchise cornerstone, could be out for up to two months. He was taken off on a stretcher a week ago, and was later seen on crutches; wearing a protective boot. He suffered an injured ankle, according to Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino, and fears of ligament damage arose.
This could not confirmed/de-confirmed until the results of a second scan were known. The first scan showed that Kane did not suffer a broken bone. So that was a bit of good news. Today brought even more encouraging developmentsFollow paulmbanks
He’s one of the most iconic players in German football history, but Bastian Schweinsteiger has still been a massive flop at Manchester United. His nightmare is also still very far from over.
He’s been frozen out so badly that Lukas Podolski told Bild today that he believes manager Jose Mourinho’s treatment of the former Germany is “ignoble.”Follow paulmbanks
Here are some of the more interesting and informative Manchester United news stories circulating in the media world right now. Wayne Rooney is probably topic 1A, right now, but we begin with an item on Daley Blind. The very versatile Dutch defender may have earned himself a permanent place in the United first team; capitalizing on the opportunity that opened up with the injury to left back Luke Shaw.Follow paulmbanks