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The Cameroon federation ask for an end to coach Hugo Broos' contract The Cameroon federation ask for an end to coach Hugo Broos' contract
- December 05, 2017

The 2017 AFCON winners finished third in their qualifying group behind Zambia and Nigeria, the third time since 1982 the Lions have failed to qualify for a World Cup. His current two-year contract has two months left to run. However, a poor performance at the Confederation Cup in Russia in mid-year followed by failure to qualify for the World Cup lead the country's football federation request. (more...)
New England Patriots team grades vs Buffalo Bills Week 13 New England Patriots team grades vs Buffalo Bills Week 13
- December 05, 2017

The massive target was thrown at 11 times and caught nine passes for 147 yards in the team's 20-point win. He also surpassed 800 receiving yards to earn a $1.75 million bonus. "We've been around each other a lot". The second instance came on a Rex Burkhead run that went 31 yards deep into Bills territory. He engineered a 14-play, 86-yard scoring drive in the final six minutes to set up Gould's final field goal. (more...)
Investors' Attention Alert: Itau Unibanco Holding SA (ITUB), CVS Health Corporation (CVS)
- December 05, 2017

The company's institutional ownership is monitored at 23.4 percent. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the company. Nordea Investment Management AB reduced its stake in shares of Itau Unibanco Holding SA (NYSE:ITUB) by 11.1% during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). (more...)
West Ham boss Moyes to back Adrian over Hart West Ham boss Moyes to back Adrian over Hart
- December 05, 2017

Moyes was impressed by Adrián's saves in the 2-1 defeat by City and the way that he parried the ball away from risky areas, one of the criticisms that has been levelled at Hart. With West Ham in bad form, Moyes needs to ignore reputation and pick players on performances. It is a huge blow for Hart, coming just a few days after the World Cup draw was made for next summer's finals in Russian Federation. (more...)
Mourinho Hints He Could Start Surprise Player Against Man City Mourinho Hints He Could Start Surprise Player Against Man City
- December 05, 2017

To work really hard for a certain period of time , he can not play in these days, so we made a decision to do that after Watford. United had until 1pm yesterday to appeal against the resulting three-game suspension but Mourinho would only say Pogba will start in United's final Champions League group match against CSKA Moscow at Old Trafford tonight. (more...)
Jose Mourinho doesn't think Arsenal win will worry City Jose Mourinho doesn't think Arsenal win will worry City
- December 05, 2017

Mourinho admitted that he was yet to see a replay on TV but the United boss suggested that Arsenal players, especially captain Koscielny, played a big part in referee Andre Marriner's decision. "I am very angry because the team produced a quality performance with desire, they were strong mentally and overall in a game of that stature to have 33 shots on goal and nothing to show for it..." City could stretch that advantage if they beat West Ham at home later. (more...)
England's Itoje suffers fractured jaw England's Itoje suffers fractured jaw
- December 05, 2017

England's first match of the Six Nations against Italy is eight weeks away, and Itoje stands to miss the majority of Saracens' matches between now and the next worldwide period, if not all of it. He may not miss any England Tests if his recovery goes well, but will certainly be out for vital Saracens matches. The European Champions are on a run of five consecutive defeats too, their worst patch of form of a decade. (more...)
Mark Cavendish set to compete in Tour de Yorkshire Mark Cavendish set to compete in Tour de Yorkshire
- December 05, 2017

The presentation will be made by Chief Executive Sir Gary Verity and Tour de France Director Christian Prudhomme, as well as number of male and female cyclists. Leeds and seven towns that will host the start and finishes are Barnsley, Beverley, Doncaster, Halifax, Ilkley, Richmond and Scarborough. "It gives it a balance for the men's race with two flat stages and two stages for attackers, allowing us to attract different riders and giving the Yorkshire public more chance of seeing more ... (more...)
Manchester United 'confident of signing £50m Danny Rose' Manchester United 'confident of signing £50m Danny Rose'
- December 05, 2017

The Rose rumours have been around since last summer, after the defender gave an explosive interview to the Sun . On Monday the Independent have an update on Man United's January plans in the transfer market. But the temporary Wembley Stadium hierarchy will only be willing to part company with the Leeds United academy graduate should United stump up the £50m Daniel Levy and co. (more...)
Seattle's Chance For NHL Team Improves Seattle's Chance For NHL Team Improves
- December 05, 2017

The renovation will almost double the square footage of Seattle KeyArena, improving the seating, amenities and bringing the building up to modern standards. "This redevelopment unlocks the potential for the best new arena for sports, entertainment, high-tech expos, concerts and more - with partners who have already demonstrated their commitment to partnering with the City for success", she said. (more...)
Smalling explains how Man United beat Arsenal Smalling explains how Man United beat Arsenal
- December 05, 2017

Lingard grabbed a second goal on 63 minutes, and though Pogba was dismissed late on, the Red Devils held firm to claim a critical three points from a pulsating North London encounter. We put two up front and put them under more pressure and they are not used to that. I'm very frustrated. You could see the passion and the aggression we played with today but unfortunately it wasn't to be and we just need to credit Manchester United . (more...)
Crystal Palace announce $177 million stadium redevelopment Crystal Palace announce $177 million stadium redevelopment
- December 05, 2017

Parish insisted leading architects KSS is the right firm to handle the project, having underpinned the redevelopment of Anfield, Twickenham and Wimbledon. " It's already one of the best places to watch football and we certainly don't want to ruin that, it has to be driven by the fan experience ". But when one fan tweeted a complaint about the Arthur Wait Stand, another misunderstood and appeared offended. (more...)
Boston Celtics cruise over Milwaukee Bucks Boston Celtics cruise over Milwaukee Bucks
- December 05, 2017

Showing signs of real progress over their last three games, Milwaukee will hope to build on their recent momentum and test the Boston Celtics in the first matchup between the two teams since the Bucks' acquisition of Eric Bledsoe. "They got the best of us that night, and I felt like as a group we've grown tremendously in very little time and I feel like we have a lot more to do - a lot more growing to do". (more...)
Utah's Rudy Gobert (knee) will start and have minutes restriction on Monday Utah's Rudy Gobert (knee) will start and have minutes restriction on Monday
- December 05, 2017

The talk is different now. The win is Utah's sixth in a row. We didn't see it much tonight because of the 47-point blowout, so we'll be watching closely on Wednesday. "I don't know (about) 'best, ' but it was really good". The game wasn't in question long. Markieff Morris, Bradley Beal and Kelly Oubre Jr. also contributed 11 points apiece, but the game was out of reach by halftime as the Jazz led 64-30. (more...)
Hull City Part Company With Manager Leonid Slutsky By Mutual Consent Hull City Part Company With Manager Leonid Slutsky By Mutual Consent
- December 05, 2017

Hull now sit 20th in the Championship table, and are without a win in five games, recently drawing 2-2 with Sheffield Wednesday on Saturday. He has left the club along with the Tigers' head of club strategy Oleg Yarovinsky. Formerly in charge of the Russian national team, Slutsky won three league titles with CSKA Moscow, boasting a win rate of nearly 56% win the Russian side - but he has struggled with Hull. (more...)
Flyers top Flames to snap 10-game skid Flyers top Flames to snap 10-game skid
- December 05, 2017

Instead they followed up that performance - a clash which had head coach Glen Glutzan seriously questioning his team's ability to harness their nervous energy in big games - and gave up too many chances and made too many mistakes, dropping to 7-8-0 in their own building. (more...)
Panthers goalie Luongo leaves game with apparent leg injury Panthers goalie Luongo leaves game with apparent leg injury
- December 05, 2017

The reports from people at the game was that the injury appeared quite serious, which doesn't bode well for Luongo. He left the ice with the help of two trainers and was replaced by backup goalie James Reimer . In his 17th National Hockey League season, Luongo became the second goaltender in National Hockey League history to win at least 200 games for two different franchises last month. (more...)
JJ Watt and Jose Altuve named SI Sportspersons of the Year JJ Watt and Jose Altuve named SI Sportspersons of the Year
- December 05, 2017

JJ Watt and Jose Altuve had divergent seasons on their respective fields in 2017. Since the regular season concluded, Altuve has been named the AL MVP, the Sporting News Player of the Year, the Baseball America MLB Player of the Year, the 2017 AL Hank Aaron Award victor and the victor of two MLBPA Players Choice Awards, for the Major League Player of the Year and the AL Most Outstanding Player. (more...)
Portland Timbers midfielder Diego Valeri named Major League Soccer most valuable player Portland Timbers midfielder Diego Valeri named Major League Soccer most valuable player
- December 05, 2017

After an other-worldly 2017 season in which he became the just second MLS to tally more than 20 goals and 10 assists, Portland Timbers midfield maestro Diego Valeri was today recognized at the Adidas North American headquarters as the league's most valuable player. (more...)
Pogba karma? 'I don't believe in that s***', says De Bruyne Pogba karma? 'I don't believe in that s***', says De Bruyne
- December 05, 2017

You want to play against the best teams and the best players. "Are you going to say, if we don't win anything at the end of the season, you are going to talk about the 20 wins we have now?" he said. " Some day I hope they are going to slip ", Pogba said, "and I hope - and I know that it's bad to say things like that - but I hope for us that some very important players get injured". (more...)