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Kane and Son combine again as Tottenham draws 1-1 at Palace
- Декабря 13, 2020

They seemed on course to achieving this after Harry Kane gave them the lead in the 23rd minute, unleashing a long-range, swerving shot that found its way past Guaita in goal. Only Alan Shearer and Chris Sutton, with 13, have combined for more goals in one season than Kane and Son. Palace welcomed 2000 fans inside Selhurst Park for this afternoon's clash and Benteke looked keen to get going. (more...)
Our driver line-up is Valtteri and Lewis Our driver line-up is Valtteri and Lewis
- Декабря 13, 2020

Fitted with Bottas' front two mediums, George had to return soon after for the right ones. "I'm trying to unlearn what I learned at Williams, and relearn how to drive this vehicle fast". But I can understand that it would be an interesting situation to have a wild ride for both the team and maybe all of us. "I think after what happened in Imola, when we made the wrong choice under the Safety Car, we were clear what we wanted to do here", Perez said. (more...)
Tottenham to allow Alli January departure Tottenham to allow Alli January departure
- Декабря 13, 2020

He finally arrived to north London that summer, and has so far gone on to make a total of 230 appearances for Spurs in all competitions, with 120 goal involvements (64 goals, 56 assists) to his name. Spurs would prefer a permanent transfer for the 24-year-old and they want the price to reflect his actual market value, but if they can't get such a deal they would be open to a loan for the rest of the season, with the intention of maintaining the price at the same level at least. (more...)
Vettel looks to end Ferrari stint on winning note Vettel looks to end Ferrari stint on winning note
- Декабря 13, 2020

But ultimately I always set the highest sort of expectations on myself, and I think I was the first and best judge if I didn't achieve them. "Everything that happened has happened for a reason". The Monegasque admitted he was both confused and disappointed by the result, with a three-place grid penalty looming for him on Sunday after causing an opening-lap collision with Sergio Perez and Max Verstappen at the previous round in Bahrain . (more...)
Doug Pederson: Carson Wentz can still be an exceptional quarterback Doug Pederson: Carson Wentz can still be an exceptional quarterback
- Декабря 13, 2020

The dust is beginning to settle in Philadelphia after head coach Doug Pederson named Jalen Hurts the starting quarterback for this week's game against New Orleans. Wentz finished third in NFL MVP voting that season, and a year ago he became the first quarterback in NFL history to throw for more than 4,000 yards without one wide receiver having 500 yards receiving. (more...)
Manchester derby fires blanks, fans help Everton upend Chelsea Manchester derby fires blanks, fans help Everton upend Chelsea
- Декабря 13, 2020

We had enough chances to win but the game was tight. Gylfi Sigurdsson converted a 22nd minute penalty after Chelsea goalkeeper Edouard Mendy made a rare mistake by bringing down Dominic Calvert-Lewin. Solskjaer once again finds his position under scrutiny following a hard week that saw United crash out of the Champions League after a 3-2 defeat to RB Leipzig , despite only needing a point from the game to qualify. (more...)
1,000% involved, Paul Pogba insists he is committed to Manchester United 1,000% involved, Paul Pogba insists he is committed to Manchester United
- Декабря 13, 2020

Manchester United will return to Premier League action on Saturday night with a crunch clash against derby rivals Manchester City at Old Trafford. Pogba, who joined from Juventus in 2016 for a club record 89 million pounds, has featured in just eight Premier League matches this season, starting only five as he struggles to fulfil his potential at the club. (more...)
Gators' Keyontae Johnson collapses during game Gators' Keyontae Johnson collapses during game
- Декабря 13, 2020

Before the incident, Johnson had just finished an alley-oop on a pass from Tyree Appleby . Johnson was placed on a stretcher and moved off the court as play eventually continued. He was taken to a local hospital, the Gators said via Twitter .Johnson, a junior forward, had been averaging 19.7 points, 6.0 rebounds and 1.7 assists a game through three games this season. (more...)
Anthony Joshua knocks out Pulev to set up potential Fury fight Anthony Joshua knocks out Pulev to set up potential Fury fight
- Декабря 13, 2020

The Watford-born fighter downed his Bulgarian opponent three times before delivering the finishing blow with three rounds remaining at Wembley's SSE Arena. The Briton last fought a year ago when he beat Andy Ruiz Jr.to reclaim his belts. After a slow opening two rounds, Joshua put his foot on the gas in the third as he knocked Pulev to the canvas twice with former British heavyweight champ Dillian Whyte calling out the challenger for quitting. (more...)
Dundalk go down fighting as season concludes with Arsenal defeat Dundalk go down fighting as season concludes with Arsenal defeat
- Декабря 13, 2020

The Europa League Round of 32 draw will take place at the UEFA headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland on Monday 14th at 12:00 (GMT) shortly after the draw for the Champions League Round of 16. "We've been really consistent and performing well", Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta told reporters. 'Every minute that he has been on that field he has been superb. (more...)
Youth football coach facing child abuse charges after assaulting player Youth football coach facing child abuse charges after assaulting player
- Декабря 13, 2020

A youth football coach who was caught on camera hitting a 9-year-old player will be charged with child abuse, prosecutors said . The assault unfolded Monday as the 9-and-up Savannah Gators' competed in the American Youth Football National Championships game in Kissimmee, Florida, according to Yahoo News. (more...)
Country singer Charley Pride dies from coronavirus Country singer Charley Pride dies from coronavirus
- Декабря 13, 2020

Pride's final performance came on November 11 this year when he sang Kiss An Angel Good Mornin' during the Country Music Association Awards show at Nashville's Music City Centre with contemporary star Jimmie Allen . Several artists that were slated to perform or attend the CMA Awards that evening - Lee Brice, Florida Georgia Line's Tyler Hubbard, Lady A's Charles Kelley, and fiddle player Jenee Fleenor - withdrew at the last minute because they had either tested positive for the virus ... (more...)
Three takeaways from Paul George's massive contract extension with Clippers Three takeaways from Paul George's massive contract extension with Clippers
- Декабря 12, 2020

According to Wojnarowski , George will now be with the Clippers through the 2023-24 season, with a new player option for the 2024-25 season to follow. He not only has to make a comeback after an abysmal 2020 postseason run, but also make sure to live up to this contract. This contract is connected with the $137 million four-year contracts that he signed for the Oklahoma Thunder back in 2018. (more...)
Wayne Gretzky rookie card sells for record amount at auction Wayne Gretzky rookie card sells for record amount at auction
- Декабря 12, 2020

The card sold at Heritage Auctions . "Baseball has a much longer history and has a lion's share of the sports collectors' market as a whole, but hockey has its place, and Gretzky definitely goes on the Mount Rushmore of greatest of all time", Chris Ivy of Heritage Auctions told The Canadian Press. (more...)
Team Canada 2021 world junior selection camp final thoughts Team Canada 2021 world junior selection camp final thoughts
- Декабря 12, 2020

The roster features 14 forwards, eight defencemen and three goalies, with six players returning from last year's gold-medal winning team. Canada will look to repeat as champions in Alberta later this month. All 10 teams in the tournament are expected to arrive in the bubble on Sunday to quarantine and be tested before the tournament starts Christmas Day. (more...)
Dallas Mavericks Owner Gives Classy $2.6 Million Send-Off To JJ Barea Dallas Mavericks Owner Gives Classy $2.6 Million Send-Off To JJ Barea
- Декабря 12, 2020

Barea to a one-year, $US2.6 million contract, then waived him. There are other, quantifiable ways to commemorate J.J. Barea's legacy as a Dallas Maverick after being waived on Thursday, through small numbers and large ones. Last season, the point guard played a total of 29 games in the regular season and averaged 7.7 points, 3.9 assists and 1.8 boards in around 15 minutes on the court. (more...)
Lewis Hamilton returns as Bottas tops practice Lewis Hamilton returns as Bottas tops practice
- Декабря 12, 2020

Esteban Ocon was third fastest for Renault, 1.1s off Verstappen and just 0.032s ahead of the second Red Bull of Alex Albon. "Very happy with that. In the last sector there are so many corners you can make a mistake", Verstappen said. They invested in me, they put faith in me and that means a huge amount. " I struggled with the balance but gave it my all, congrats to Max, it's a great way for him to seal the year and hopefully we can give them a run for their money tomorrow ". (more...)
Solskjaer calls for calm ahead of Manchester derby Solskjaer calls for calm ahead of Manchester derby
- Декабря 12, 2020

And De Bruyne is wary that United will be a wounded animal after the midweek Champions League disappointment but plans to stamp an authority on the derby. "He came in and he gave United a different momentum". "It's an ask for Man United, not for us or myself", Guardiola said. 'I know, Ole knows, everyone knows it depends on results but I have a high opinion about his work at United. (more...)
Pulisic fit for Everton game but still 'aware' of hamstring issues Pulisic fit for Everton game but still 'aware' of hamstring issues
- Декабря 12, 2020

Chelsea are now unbeaten in 14 games in all competitions and next travel to face Everton this weekend, before a midweek schedule in the Premier League sees the west London side face Wolves at Molineux on Tuesday night. Asked whether Chelsea FC are title challengers this season, Lampard replied : "I don't know". Either side of him, Timo Werner should line up on the left while Christian Pulisic could be handed a start on the right, the American himself having recently recovered from a ... (more...)
Ferrari CEO quits due to personal coronavirus battle Ferrari CEO quits due to personal coronavirus battle
- Декабря 12, 2020

Camilleri was appointed CEO of Ferrari in July 2018 following the death of Sergio Marchionne. Camilleri oversaw Ferrari's greatest ever year for sales in 2019, with more than 10,000 units shifted for the first time. "Louis' leadership and passion have guided Ferrari to delivering impressive results". Ferrari's Mr Elkann told employees the company respected Mr Camilleri's decision to retire. (more...)