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Mbappe unsure on PSG future: I'll make a choice soon Mbappe unsure on PSG future: I'll make a choice soon
- Января 24, 2021

Real Madrid are reportedly keen to recruit Mbappe, who dreams of playing at the Bernabeu one day, but are facing a financial crunch due to the coronavirus pandemic and are not likely to be able to afford the transfer this summer. The Frenchman has already won the World Cup, scoring in the 2018 final against Croatia, but has yet to win the biggest trophies at club level. Last seasons defeat to Bayern Munich in the Champions League final profoundly frustrated Mbappe, and to many observers ... (more...)
Irish on probation, faces recruiting limits for violations Irish on probation, faces recruiting limits for violations
- Января 23, 2021

Head coach Brian Kelly also was found to have had impermissible off-campus contact with a prospect when he had his picture taken with the prospect at his high school. A seven-day off-campus recruiting ban for the entire football staff during the 2020-21 academic year. Under a six-month, show-cause order, the former assistant's new school would have to explain to the satisfaction of the Committee on Infractions why the former assistant shouldn't be subjected to those penalties. (more...)
No. 1 Ashleigh Barty to make return at Adelaide event No. 1 Ashleigh Barty to make return at Adelaide event
- Января 23, 2021

Called " A Day at the Drive ", the exhibition at Memorial Drive also features four of the top men's players, with the field playing afternoon and evening sessions. "I have fond memories from the Adelaide International previous year (when she won)". Tennis Australia Chief Executive Craig Tiley said earlier in the week that the top players were sent to Adelaide to ensure organisers did not exceed the limit set by the authorities for people quarantining in Melbourne. (more...)
No tears for Klopp if Liverpool transfer goals aren't met No tears for Klopp if Liverpool transfer goals aren't met
- Января 23, 2021

Klopp's plan was to use Fabinho as a stop-gap solution but serious knee injuries to Virgil Van Dijk and Joe Gomez, plus Joel Matip's ongoing fitness issues, mean the Brazil worldwide is virtually a permanent fixture in the back four. Would it give us a little bit more stability in specific moments? Liverpool's title hopes are slipping away and the club may soon be drawn into a battle to secure a top-four spot instead of fighting to defend their Premier League crown, former defender Jamie ... (more...)
Rockets Acquire Kevin Porter Jr. From Cavaliers Rockets Acquire Kevin Porter Jr. From Cavaliers
- Января 23, 2021

Making a Seattle youngster feel at home in Ohio. The second-year pro averaged 10 points and two assists in his rookie season for Cleveland, and issues arose again between Porter and his coaches. Sources told ESPN's Brian Windhorst that the Cavaliers chose to trade or waive Porter after a screaming match with team officials on Friday night, when he attended his first game of the season. (more...)
John Tavares scores victor on power play as Leafs beat Oilers John Tavares scores victor on power play as Leafs beat Oilers
- Января 23, 2021

Keefe could also use seven defencemen as he did the past two games, but even that department could see changes. "We have to get back to the level, we can certainly improve", said Ryan Nugent-Hopkins. Edmonton's Zack Kassian took a pass off the rush from McDavid that Andersen just got a piece of with the shaft of his stick. "Our best guys led us", Keefe said. (more...)
NBC Sports Network shutting down, potential WWE fallout NBC Sports Network shutting down, potential WWE fallout
- Января 23, 2021

While it's unclear what will happen to some of the content it now airs, stuff like National Hockey League games and NASCAR races will shift to the USA Network channel instead, and they plan to dual-broadcast some of those prior to the channel going dark. (more...)
Rivers Retires After 17 Seasons Rivers Retires After 17 Seasons
- Января 23, 2021

After 17 seasons in the NFL , Philip Rivers has officially announced his retirement. Rivers spent 17 seasons in the National Football League, 16 with the San Diego/Los Angeles Chargers and his final one with the Indianapolis Colts in 2020. (more...)
Solskjaer Solskjaer "very happy" with Man United's forward options
- Января 23, 2021

We got to the semis past year. "I'm proud of the players with how they are reacting to the situation because it isn't easy for anyone". He insisted that Liverpool can not feel sorry about their form or try to hide behind excuses with the threat of their season falling apart in January. (more...)
Jones self-isolating as England plans hit Jones self-isolating as England plans hit
- Января 23, 2021

The reigning Six Nations champions are due to gather in Newcastle on Wednesday 27 January but Jones and Amor are set to join the group on 28 January as they must self-isolate for a 10-day period, in accordance with United Kingdom government guidelines. (more...)
Canadiens ride second-period explosion to easy victory over Canucks Canadiens ride second-period explosion to easy victory over Canucks
- Января 22, 2021

Horvat beat Carey Price with a sharp shot. Vancouver's captain details his thought process in the shootout. "Basically close my eyes and shoot. And thankfully it went in". "I liked a lot of our game. … We had the opportunities to win and hold on to it, so it's unfortunate". The NHL's department of player safety has the option of reviewing the hit and Julien seemed to be lobbying for that action when he said: "I don't control what happens with the league and any disciplinary action, but ... (more...)
NFL Invites 7500 Health Care Workers To The Super Bowl NFL Invites 7500 Health Care Workers To The Super Bowl
- Января 22, 2021

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell surprised a group of healthcare workers in a video call posted on Twitter , inviting them to the game. Tampa Bay travels to face the Green Bay Packers in the NFC, while the defending champion Kansas City Chiefs host the Buffalo Bills in the AFC. (more...)
Transfers Arsenal Mulling Move For Southampton Man Transfers Arsenal Mulling Move For Southampton Man
- Января 22, 2021

Arteta recently hinted that the club could do with a natural option on the left side of the defence and it is reported that they are keeping tabs on Bertrand. Pressed specifically on Aouar, Lauren said: "Arteta knows the method and the idea of play they are looking to implement to lead Arsenal success so he is the one that has the right to answer that question". (more...)
Eddie Jones forced into isolation after assistant tests positive for Covid-19 Eddie Jones forced into isolation after assistant tests positive for Covid-19
- Января 22, 2021

ENGLAND head coach Eddie Jones is being forced to self-isolate for 10 days after his assistant Matt Proudfoot tested positive for coronavirus. England rugby boss Eddie Jones has entered self-isolation after assistant coach Matt Proudfoot (above) tested positive for COVID-19. (more...)
Manchester City suffer Kevin De Bruyne injury blow Manchester City suffer Kevin De Bruyne injury blow
- Января 22, 2021

Like with Kevin we will have to manage until they come back". Pep Guardiola's men were finding it hard to break Villa down, having shot after shot without finding the target until Bernardo Silva broke the deadlock. Nathan Ake remains sidelined, but Aymeric Laporte could return in defence. Guardiola also confirmed that City will be without striker Sergio Aguero after he tested positive for COVID-19 . (more...)
Alfa Romeo reveals launch date for C41 2021 F1 auto Alfa Romeo reveals launch date for C41 2021 F1 auto
- Января 22, 2021

According to the statement released by Alfa Romeo on Wednesday the exact time and venue of the unveiling will be announced closer to the date. The Swiss side has become the first F1 team to officially announce a specific launch date ahead of the upcoming campaign, with the unveiling of its new C41 auto to take place on Monday 22 February, just over two weeks before pre-season testing gets underway in Bahrain . (more...)
Manchester City's Sergio Aguero announces positive coronavirus test Manchester City's Sergio Aguero announces positive coronavirus test
- Января 22, 2021

SERGIO AGUERO HAS announced he has tested positive for coronavirus. The latest news will come as a concern to head coach Guardiola, who has barely been able to use his talismanic striker through the majority of the 2020-21 Premier League season. (more...)
Caps Penalized $100 Grand for Covid Violations Caps Penalized $100 Grand for Covid Violations
- Января 22, 2021

If the Washington players gathered there instead of their individual hotel rooms, the Capitals would have avoided a penalty. In addition, if the National Hockey League is going to get San Jose back home and continue to travel in places like Canada where exceptions are being made to local lockdowns and/or quarantine rules, it must show a willingness to crack down on known violations. (more...)
FIFA warns no World Cup for European Super League players FIFA warns no World Cup for European Super League players
- Января 22, 2021

Liverpool and Manchester United are two sides both understood to be pushing the proposals following the failure of the "Project Big Picture" plans, which were rejected amid proposals to hand the Premier League's biggest six clubs unprecedented power. (more...)
Australian Olympic Committee Denies Report That The 2021 Tokyo Olympics Are Cancelled Australian Olympic Committee Denies Report That The 2021 Tokyo Olympics Are Cancelled
- Января 22, 2021

The Australian Olympic Committee has confirmed this year's Tokyo Olympics will go ahead, putting to rest "unfounded rumours" the event was going to be cancelled. Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga, who has repeatedly said holding the games would be "proof that humanity has defeated the virus", told the Diet on the same day the government is "considering specific anti-virus measures" to realize a safe games. (more...)