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Robbie Brady's injury is as bad as we feared Robbie Brady's injury is as bad as we feared
- December 06, 2017

Heartbreaking news given the form that Brady has been in of late but we're sure he will be back stronger than ever in time for next season and Ireland's participation in the newly formed UEFA Nations League. "He will be given all the time and care he needs on his recovery and supported throughout from all of us at Burnley Football Club". He scored his first goal of the season at Bournemouth, helping Burnley to a fourth away win and their best start to a top-flight season since 1973-74. (more...)
Tournament director claims Serena Williams has 'entered' the 2018 Australian Open
- December 06, 2017

Williams, 36, won this year's first Slam while pregnant, beating her sister Venus in the final, and gave birth to a baby girl in September . But tournament director Craig Tiley is optimistic Williams will return for a crack at her seventh Melbourne Park crown after marrying Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian last month. (more...)
LaVar Ball Removes Son LiAngelo From UCLA LaVar Ball Removes Son LiAngelo From UCLA
- December 06, 2017

He's done exactly what's been asked of him. "So I don't know if there's an adjustment, we just keep moving forward". LaVar Ball said earlier Monday that he hadn't informed the UCLA coaching staff that he was pulling LiAngelo. His admiration for other players he competes against could've contributed to it, as Ball admitted, via Sam Amick of USA TODAY Sports . Three UCLA basketball players - Ball, Jalen Hill and Cody Riley - detained in China on suspicion of shoplifting returned home, where ... (more...)
Tim Cahill leaves Melbourne City but focused on 2018 World Cup Tim Cahill leaves Melbourne City but focused on 2018 World Cup
- December 06, 2017

In Cahill's debut season in 2016-17, City attracted 10,528 spectators per home match but this was still short of the 11,062 average achieved in 2015-16 and similar to nearly every league campaign since the club entered the competition in 2010. (more...)
Atletico's plan is to 'hurt' Chelsea, not 'worrying about' Roma/Qarabag -Simeone Atletico's plan is to 'hurt' Chelsea, not 'worrying about' Roma/Qarabag -Simeone
- December 06, 2017

If Roma win and Chelsea do not, Roma win the group. Diego Simeone's side are relying on Roma to drop points against Qarabag or else they will be playing Europa League football in 2018. Among their setbacks were back-to-back draws against Qarabag . If Sporting fails to win, Juve goes through regardless. ROMA can wrap up Champions League qualification with a win against Qarabag on Wednesday night. (more...)
Interpol capturará a futbolista paraguayo que abusó de su ahijada Interpol capturará a futbolista paraguayo que abusó de su ahijada
- December 06, 2017

Los chats están en manos de la Justicia por lo que la Interpol tiene una orden de captura contra el novio de Larissa Riquelme . Hasta el momento ni la Interpol , ni el equipo de futbol Lobos BUAP han emitido declaración alguna sobre el tema. (more...)
Bruce Ellington, CJ Fiedorowicz hit injured reserve in Houston
- December 06, 2017

Fiedorowicz suffered his third concussion of the year in Houston's 24-13 defeat to the Tennessee Titans in Week 13. On Tuesday, the Houston Texans placed the former SC standout on season-ending injured reserve. The fourth-year receiver signed with the Texans a month before the regular season and wound up contributing with 29 catches, 330 yards and a pair of touchdowns. (more...)
Sergio Ramos Says Relationship With Cristiano Ronaldo Is Fine Sergio Ramos Says Relationship With Cristiano Ronaldo Is Fine
- December 06, 2017

Sergio Ramos insists he and Cristiano Ronaldo are "pulling in the same direction" as he denied suggestions of dressing room splits at Real Madrid . While Barca were held to a draw with Celta Vigo before Madrid's kick-off on Saturday evening, Zinedine Zidane's side failed to capitalise on the opportunity to close the gap between themselves and their rivals. (more...)
Beyonce Presents Colin Kaepernick with Muhammad Ali Legacy Award Beyonce Presents Colin Kaepernick with Muhammad Ali Legacy Award
- December 06, 2017

In presenting the award, Beyoncé said: "Colin took action with no fear of effect or repercussion, only hoping to change the world for the better, to change perception, to change the way we treat each other, especially people of color". Trump's comments in September, in which he attacked National Football League players for kneeling and referred to them as "sons of bitches", led to widespread protests throughout the National Football League, with dozens of players kneeling as the anthem played. (more...)
Rice to hire Stanford offensive coordinator Mike Bloomgren as head coach Rice to hire Stanford offensive coordinator Mike Bloomgren as head coach
- December 06, 2017

At Stanford, he serves as the offensive coordinator, associate head coach and offensive line coach. "Under Bloomgren, Rice will likely attack opponents with the same sort of power run attack that Stanford has become famous for in a sort of contrarian role during the program's ascent near the top of the college football world". (more...)
Broncos place Derek Wolfe on IR, make pair of practice squad moves Broncos place Derek Wolfe on IR, make pair of practice squad moves
- December 06, 2017

Wolfe finished his season with 21 tackles and two sacks in 11 starts. After meeting with spine surgeon Dr. Robert Watkins, Wolfe has made a decision to shut things down for the rest of the 2017 season. The Tennessee Titans drafted Poutasi with the 66th-overall pick in the 2015 National Football League draft, and he has also spent time with the Jaguars and Rams. (more...)
England go 2-0 down with Adelaide defeat England go 2-0 down with Adelaide defeat
- December 06, 2017

The teams now move to Western Australia where England will have to rally to stay alive in the series. The third test starts December 14 in Perth, where England is in danger of surrendering the urn after winning the Ashes on home soil in 2015. (more...)
Bridges, Booth Guide No. 4 Villanova Past No. 12 Gonzaga, 88-72 Bridges, Booth Guide No. 4 Villanova Past No. 12 Gonzaga, 88-72
- December 06, 2017

Bridges is the Wildcats' leading scorer through their 9-0 start; he raised his average to 19 points per game Tuesday. Whereas Bridges was once a one-dimensional offensive player who scored mostly by attacking the rim off the dribble or in transition, he has gradually added a reliable jump shot to his game. (more...)
National Basketball Association games Tuesday, scores, highlights: Westbrook's triple-double fuels Thunder National Basketball Association games Tuesday, scores, highlights: Westbrook's triple-double fuels Thunder
- December 06, 2017

Paul George scored 21 points, Steven Adams had 20 points and nine rebounds and Carmelo Anthony added 14 points and eight rebounds for the Thunder, who won their third straight. InsideHoops.com December 5, 2017 Home Sweet Home: The Thunder looks to get its third consecutive win in the final matchup of a three-game homestand as they take on the Utah Jazz tonight for the second time this season. (more...)
David Silva stunner restores Manchester City's lead David Silva stunner restores Manchester City's lead
- December 06, 2017

As City surged in the second half he relocated his taste for goal but saw three shots in a row blocked or charged down. Angelo Ogbonna has urged celebrity West Ham supporter James Corden to rally behind the team. Guardiola - who admitted Sergio Aguero's form has dipped significantly since his vehicle crash in Amsterdam - would not be drawn on Paul Pogba publicly wishing injuries on his City rivals. (more...)
Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil reflects on Manchester United loss Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil reflects on Manchester United loss
- December 06, 2017

This was another exceptional performance by the Frenchman. He played in a deeper central midfield role, but his late runs often proved to be crucial. United took the lead through Antonio Valencia and doubled their advantage shortly afterwards when Jesse Lingard picked up a wonderful layoff from Anthony Martial and finished smartly to Petr Cech's right. (more...)
Fabian Delph: 'Patience key in beating West ham United' Fabian Delph: 'Patience key in beating West ham United'
- December 06, 2017

And Guardiola has told any rivals who plan on sitting back to expect a gung-ho City after they left it late to beat West Ham on Sunday. Corden, host of The Late Late Show, has been a constant critic of his beloved West Ham this season. (more...)
SMU's Chad Morris is leading candidate at Arkansas, sources say SMU's Chad Morris is leading candidate at Arkansas, sources say
- December 06, 2017

The Razorbacks have been scouring the coaching market since firing Bret Bielema on November 24 following a 4-8 season in 2017. In 2017, the Mustangs have had an impressive season with a 7-5 record and will play in the upcoming Frisco Bowl against Louisiana Tech. (more...)
Boyfriend of missing 3-year-old girl's mother arrested in her disappearance Boyfriend of missing 3-year-old girl's mother arrested in her disappearance
- December 06, 2017

In addition, Kimery was also charged with obstruction of justice, second-degree burglary, larceny and possession of stolen property. FBI investigators recovered remains believed to be those of 3-year-old Mariah Woods on Saturday, and her mother's boyfriend has been charged in connection with her death. (more...)
US Navy Blue Angels to Return to Smyrna Air Show in 2019 US Navy Blue Angels to Return to Smyrna Air Show in 2019
- December 06, 2017

You'll recall Blue Angel pilot, Captain Jeff Kuss (koose), died in Smyrna June 2nd, 2016, when his jet crashed during a practice run for the Great Tennessee Air Show. "Horry County Department of Airports is excited to partner with JLC Air Show Management and welcome the Wings Over Myrtle Beach Air Show to the Grand Strand", Director of airports, Scott Van Moppes said on Monday. (more...)