England dominated possession against a stubbornly unadventurous Slovakia team, but it took the 57th-minute dismissal of Martin Skrtel for the visitors to take control. "I think it was possession for possession's sake for the opening 45 minutes, rather than trying to break the opposition down", Allardyce said. Rooney was still in primary school when Allardyce entered management but a hallmark of the England coach's 22-year seven-club career is his ability to get the best from older players.
Kyle Larson , who as already clinched a spot in the Chase, was penalized 15 points for also failing postrace inspection at Darlington, and crew chief Chad Johnston was fined $22,500. Drivers get a three-point bonus for winning a race, a point for leading a lap and another point for leading the most laps in a given race. Pocono victor Chris Buescher has an 11-point cushion on 30th-place David Ragan .
Rob Ryan, the current Bills assistant who spent his previous three seasons as the Saints defensive coordinator, was targeted in an ambush plot past year by two unsafe criminals, according to police. Ryan was sacked in Nov.as defensive coordinator of the Saints. "He don't have no bodyguards ... in front his house". That being said, it still has one definitive advantage: Catching criminals dumb enough to leave a voicemail revealing their plans to commit a crime.
The win gives Truex two wins in NASCAR's premier races and the win earned him his first multi-win season on the Cup circuit. Truex pulled up to the inside wall to greet his crew, then taking off for some celebration donuts at the track "Too Tough To Tame".
The 68-year-old Praag is also vice president of European football's governing body and has headed the Dutch FA since 2008. Angel Maria Villar has withdrawn from the race to succeed Michel Platini as then next UEFA president. Both Blatter and Platini have been banned from all footballing activities for eight years. The vote, if it even comes to that, will take place on the morning of September 14.
Alex Hales , on his Nottinghamshire home ground, made an England ODI record 171 . Hales admitted he was not aware of the record he broke at the time he broke it, adding: "No I didn't know about it.I knew I was sort of close Jason Roy got 160-odd at the Oval and was close, so I knew I was closing in".