Antonio Conte has thanked Chelsea's "fantastic" fans for their role in the 4-0 Premier League win against Stoke City on Saturday. For many supporters, the cost is worth it as the feeling of being there and being involved with the game is something they look for week after week. "We look happy playing football in this moment and that's what I want", he said.
Manchester City are as short as 1/9 in some places to heap more misery on Crystal Palace this weekend, suggesting it will be an easy afternoon for Pep Guardiola's side on Saturday.
In fact, the former Real Madrid and Juventus striker has never been in such good form at the start of a season.It took the £60m signing from Real only 83 seconds to give Chelsea the lead yesterday.
And the Italian manager is backing Morata to develop into a top striker at the west London club. There's plenty to play for, especially since the match could be a playoff preview, with both teams likely to be in the NWSL final four. While they will nearly certainly score a few goals against the Eagles, picking the right scorer could be tricky since there is so much choice (in other words, I'm still sore about opting for Gabriel Jesus last week when, although he did get one, Sergio Aguero bagged a hat-trick).
He is on a hot streak - so make sure you check out Danny's tips for Southampton v Manchester United, Stoke v Chelsea and Brighton v Newcastle.
Pakistan cricket team reaches UAE for series with Sri Lanka
Pakistan Cricket team players reached the United Arab Emirates on Sunday, where they are to play the series against Sri Lanka. Yasir's tally of 149 scalps in 26 Tests makes him the leading wicket-taker for Pakistan since he made his debut in 2014.
At the start of the second half, Stoke came close to pulling a goal back but efforts from Maxim Choupo-Moting, Xherdan Shaqiri and Fletcher failed to trouble Thibaut Courtois in goal for Chelsea.
However, Liverpool's fragile defense was once more exposed as Shinji Okazaki pulled a goal back.
"I'm pleased for Eden [Hazard] because in the last game he played very well but I think he played with good intensity, now his injury is overcome", Conte said in his press conference.
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has revealed Álvaro Morata is a "polite" young man which any father would be proud for his daughter to bring home, a clear juxtaposition to how he described his feelings towards the recently departed Diego Costa.
Liverpool and the Premier League have agreed to pay school fees and compensation for a 13-year-old player following the club's youth ban.