Sky Sports Today - Oct 2

All the news, views and breaking stories from the sporting world.

Arsenal hat-trick hero Danny Welbeck

Arsenal hat-trick hero Danny Welbeck

  • 9:18

    SPURS PRESS ON WITH STADIUM
    Despite being forced to search for a temporary home for the 2017-18 season due to delays with their new stadium, Tottenham have announced plans to proceed with the development and have taken on an engineering firm to begin work on the new site.



  • 8:47

    STURRIDGE RULED OUT
    Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge was forced to sit out the defeat due to a thigh injury that will also keep him out of England's upcoming qualifiers.


  • 8:42

    SKRTEL TO BLAME?
    The Sky Sports panel considered whether Liverpool defender Martin Skrtel was to blame for Liverpool conceding the crucial goal.
  • 8:38

    LIVERPOOL LEFT DISAPPOINTED
    It was not such a good night for Liverpool though, as Marco Streller scored in the second half to secure a 1-0 win for Basel in Switzerland.
  • 8:36

    ENGLAND SQUAD ANNOUNCEMENTS
    Talking of England, Roy Hodgson announces his squad for the European Qualifiers against San Marino and Estonia today and Danny Welbeck will hope to be included.
    The announcement will be on Sky Sports News HQ from 12:30pm, while Gareth Southgate names his England U21 squad at 11am for the double-header with Croatia U21s.


  • 8:26

    NEVILLE IMPRESSED
    Gary Neville was impressed with a magnificent performance from Danny Welbeck for Arsenal against Galatasaray and believes that Arsene Wenger can turn the England striker into a consistent goalscorer.

  • 8:22

    EMIRATES HIGHLIGHTS
    In case you missed it last night, here are the highlights of Arsenal v Galatasaray in the Champions League last night.
  • 7:47

    RYDER STARS SET FOR LINKS
    Four of Europe's Ryder Cup-winning team will feature at the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship, which gets underway today. Coverage begins on Sky Sports 4 from 1pm.
  • 7:39

    RYDER CUP CAPTAIN BACK IN ACTION
    Paul McGinley’s back to the day job of playing golf today at the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship – but he’s still revelling in Europe’s Ryder Cup success.

  • 7:36

    NFL TOTAL ACCESS
    All the latest news and debate from around the NFL, brought to you from the Total Access team.
  • 7:32

    MURRAY SET FOR CUEVAS TEST
    Andy Murray faces Uruguay's Pablo Cuevas in the second round of the China Open, with the match due to start at around 9am.
    Catch all the action on Sky Sports 3.



  • 7:15

    PAPERS ROUND-UP
  • 7:10

    SOUNESS: LIVERPOOL 'LIGHTWEIGHT'
    Sky Sports football expert and former Liverpool midfielder Graeme Souness believes they are looking 'lightweight' and are badly missing the goal threat of Luis Suarez.




  • 6:54

    GERRARD BLASTS LIVERPOOL
    Liverpool skipper Steven Gerrard pulled no punches in the wake of the defeat to Basel that leaves them third in the Champions League Group B table after the opening two matches.


  • 6:42

    NEWSPAPER REVIEW
    Here are the stories making the back pages of today's newspapers.
    Daniel Sturridge is set to sign a new, incentivised, deal that will double his pay to beyond £150,000 a week - as long as he's scoring regularly for Liverpool - DAILY EXPRESS
    Manuel Pellegrini has been told he must take Manchester City further in the Champions League than last year by at least reaching the quarter finals - DAILY STAR
    Diego Costa is ready to defy Jose Mourinho by playing for Spain next week despite the Chelsea manager wanting him to sit out the Euro 2016 qualifiers to rest his recurring sore hamstring - THE SUN
  • 6:32

    BAD NIGHT IN BASEL
    In contrast to their Premier League rivals Arsenal, Liverpool had a night to forget in Switzerland as they were beaten 1-0 by Basel after turning in a lacklustre performance.


  • 6:22

    WENGER DELIGHTED
    Arsene Wenger was full of praise for his players after they secured a comfortable victory over Galatasaray, in particular hat-trick hero Danny Welbeck, which marked his 18th anniversary in charge of the club.



  • 6:11

    WELBECK TAKES THE PLAUDITS
    Danny Welbeck scored his first career hat-trick as Arsenal eased to a 4-1 victory over Turkish side Galatasaray in the Champions League on a  night of drama at the Emirates.


  • 5:58

    MORNING ALL
    After another busy night of Champions League action, we will be reviewing all the major talking points and action from Arsenal's home game with Galatasaray and Liverpool's trip to Basel.
    We will also look ahead to tonight's Europa League matches, with Everton, Totteham and Celtic all in action, as well as keeping you up to date with all the breaking news stories and talking points from the sporting world.

Matches

  • Cricket

    T20 Champions Lge - Semi Final 1
    • Kolkata Knight Riders
      Hobart Hurricanes
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      TV
    T20 Champions Lge - Semi Final 2
    • Kings XI Punjab
      Chennai Super Kings
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      TV
  • Football

    Europa League - Group A
    Europa League - Group B
    Europa League - Group C
    Europa League - Group D
    Europa League - Group E
    Europa League - Group F
    Europa League - Group G
    Europa League - Group H
    Europa League - Group I
    Europa League - Group J
    Europa League - Group K
    Europa League - Group L
  • Rugby Union

    ITM Cup
  • Horse Racing

    Next 3 Races
    Kempton Park 21:15
    • Res
      • 1  5 Buckland Beau 8/1
      • 2  3 Borough Boy (IRE) 25/1
      • 3  4 Eager To Bow (IRE) 8/1
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      TV
  • Rugby League

    Super League - Semi Final
    • St Helens
      vs
      Catalan Dragons
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      TV
  • Golf

    Alfred Dunhill Links Championship
    • Alfred Dunhill (Euro) - Rnd 1
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      TV
      • 1  Robert Rock 0
      • 2  Oliver Fisher 0
      • 3  Shiv Kapur 0
  • Formula 1

    Japanese Grand Prix
  • Tennis

    WTA China Open - Round 3
    • Halep (2) bt Petkovic
      7-6, 5-7, 7-6
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      TV
    • Sabine Lisicki
      Ana Ivanovic (9)
      Live
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      TV
    • Serena Williams (1) vs Lucie Safarova (13)
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      TV
    ATP China Open - Round 2
    • Berdych (3) bt Troicki
      6-3, 6-4
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      TV
    • Klizan bt Gulbis (7)
      6-2, 3-0
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      TV
    • Pablo Andujar
      Grigor Dimitrov (5)
      Live
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      TV
    • Peter Gojowczyk vs Rafael Nadal (2)
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      TV
    • Pablo Cuevas vs Andy Murray (6)
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      TV
    • Marin Cilic (4) vs Teymuraz Gabashvili
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      TV
    ATP Rakuten Japan Open - Round 2
    • Raonic (3) bt Melzer
      6-4, 6-3
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      TV
    • Kei Nishikori (4)
      Donald Young
      Live
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      TV
    • Jeremy Chardy vs Kevin Anderson (7)
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      TV
  • American Football

    NFL
    • 20:25
      Minnesota
      @
      Green Bay
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