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Jose Mourinho open to loaning out defender Axel Tuanzebe Jose Mourinho open to loaning out defender Axel Tuanzebe
- Января 14, 2018

Playing for the first time under the former Middlesbrough manager, Forest had plenty of possession but did not quite have the guile to break down a well-organised opponent. With Eric Bailly still unavailable after undergoing ankle surgery in December, the United boss is now without one of his defensive options and will wait to see if any more injuries kick in at the end of the month before sanctioning any deal. (more...)
Liverpool v Manchester City Liverpool v Manchester City
- Января 14, 2018

Klopp also rejected suggestions Naby Keita's move from RB Leipzig to Liverpool , set to be completed at the end of the campaign, could be brought forward to help the team cope with the departure of Philippe Coutinho to Barcelona . I think he is more mature. Manchester City Expected XI (4-3-3): Ederson (GK); Walker, Otamendi, Stones, Delph; Fernandinho, De Bruyne, Gundogan; Sterling, Aguero, Sane. (more...)
Ajayi ready to give Eagles a ride on Jay Train vs Falcons Ajayi ready to give Eagles a ride on Jay Train vs Falcons
- Января 14, 2018

Instead, they are using it as motivation and "bulletin board material." What's more, only five other home teams have ever been underdogs in the divisional round , and there's only been one home underdog since 1996 (the 2011 49ers). Ryan said he and offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian's relationship has improved as the season progressed. The previous high was 37 against the Saints on December 7. (more...)
Harry Winks missing for Spurs against Everton Harry Winks missing for Spurs against Everton
- Января 13, 2018

The Telegraph reported on Thursday that Dele Alli is set to open talks over a new Tottenham contract and also said Harry Kane will be next to be offered new terms. Spurs take on the Toffees under the arch looking to make it back-to-back victories at the national stadium after defeating AFC Wimbledon 3-0 last Sunday in the third round of the FA Cup. (more...)
LeBron slams controversial H&M picture LeBron slams controversial H&M picture
- Января 13, 2018

Black artists have stepped up to create new versions of a racist H&M ad after the brand drew criticism for a photo on its website. Spot the massive flaw in logic there. The photo of Liam modelling the hoody has certainly had a massive impact. Several celebrities have taken note of this advertisement and shared their disappointment in H&M on Twitter and Instagram. (more...)
Southampton boss Mauricio Pellegrino calls for VAR after Watford's controversial late equaliser Southampton boss Mauricio Pellegrino calls for VAR after Watford's controversial late equaliser
- Января 14, 2018

And with time running out Doucoure's sucker punch from Troy Deeney's header back across goal denied Saints a valuable victory. Only Southampton , who drew 2-2 at Watford , are on a longer winless run (10) in the Premier League than Burnley (6), after Sean Dyche's side lost 1-0 at Crystal Palace.Doucoure's equaliser for Watford was the 1,000th goal Southampton have conceded in the Premier League. (more...)
NFL to look into whether Raiders violated 'Rooney Rule' NFL to look into whether Raiders violated 'Rooney Rule'
- Января 13, 2018

Bennett is the fourth coach Gruden has hired since taking over in Oakland. Thus implying that he had a verbal agreement with Gruden before he fired Del Rio. Although Gruden has a Super Bowl title to his credit and was successful during his first stint with the Raiders, he hasn't coached in almost a decade and there's no telling whether he'll be able to adapt to the modern era of coaching in the NFL. (more...)
Houston Texans give Bill O'Brien new five-year deal, report says Houston Texans give Bill O'Brien new five-year deal, report says
- Января 13, 2018

Gaine spent three seasons with the Houston Texans before leaving for the Buffalo Bills as the VP of Player Personnel in May of 2017. They also hired a new general manager after Rick Smith announced that he would be taking a leave of absence during his wife's breast cancer treatment. (more...)
Virat Kohli, Cheteshwar Pujara slip in Test rankings after Cape Town defeat Virat Kohli, Cheteshwar Pujara slip in Test rankings after Cape Town defeat
- Января 13, 2018

The hosts have beaten India in the first Test and need another to seal the series. India's Cheteshwar Pujara slipped from third to fifth place. The 32-year-old thus rose to the sixth position from 12th.Philander now trails Australia's Josh Hazlewood by eight points and has an opportunity to break into the top-five in the Centurion Test, which begins on Saturday. (more...)
Knee injury contributed to Newton's fall after hit to head Knee injury contributed to Newton's fall after hit to head
- Января 13, 2018

Losing to the Saints was a rough way to end the season for the Panthers and their franchise quarterback, Cam Newton . The NFL's enhanced concussion protocol requires players demonstrating vertical instability after a hit to the head to be taken to the locker room to be evaluated. (more...)
Spurs chairman makes bold claim over futures of Kane and Alli Spurs chairman makes bold claim over futures of Kane and Alli
- Января 13, 2018

Additionally, fellow 25-year-old Son is a priority for Spurs , having seen the South Korean hit 10 goals in all competitions this term, continuing to impress after notching 14 Premier League goals last season. Tottenham are yet to hold talks with the player over the new deal but they have made it clear they won't leave any stone unturned in ensuring Alli's future with the club remains intact. (more...)
Liverpool will reportedly have to pay £90million to land top target Liverpool will reportedly have to pay £90million to land top target
- Января 13, 2018

Now, both clubs have been handed a big boost after Leonardo Jardim admitted there are some things Monaco can't say no to. However, while it initially looked like Monaco would never sell, especially after Jardim's comments, it looks like the Ligue 1 club may change their stance on the starlet. (more...)
Pacers roar back to beat Cavs Pacers roar back to beat Cavs
- Января 13, 2018

It's evident that the basketball they know how to play already is at a very, very high level. PACERS 97, CAVALIERS 95: Lance Stephenson had 16 points and 11 rebounds, Darren Collison scored 22 points and IN rallied from a 22-point, first-half deficit at Indianapolis. (more...)
Steve Wilks will not interview for Colts HC job Steve Wilks will not interview for Colts HC job
- Января 13, 2018

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants have interviewed Carolina Panthers defensive coordinator Steve Wilks for their vacant head coaching job. The Panthers finished in the top 10 in the National Football League in total defense, rushing defense and scoring defense in 2017. Carolina was third against the run (88.1 yards) and third in sacks with 50. (more...)
West Bromwich Albion v Brighton & Hove Albion West Bromwich Albion v Brighton & Hove Albion
- Января 13, 2018

This is an issue they need to sort out soon but I don't think they will before their game against Brighton. Chris Hughton won't be sidetracked by aiming for 40 points as Brighton battle to stay in the Premier League . We need to get our home fans behind us and win five of the remaining home games. West Bromwich Albion are looking for their first Premier League victory since August, and have made the flawless start against Brighton & Hove Albion. (more...)
Legendary college football announcer Keith Jackson dead at 89 Legendary college football announcer Keith Jackson dead at 89
- Января 13, 2018

Keith Jackson, whose folksy charm, smooth voice and colorful sayings made him the voice of college football for decades, has died at 89. Though Jackson called the Olympics, Major League Baseball, the National Basketball Association and the NFL (he was the first play-by-play voice of ABC's "Monday Night Football") over the years, he was best-known for his work in college football. (more...)
Manchester United Set To Offer David De Gea Significant Pay Rise Manchester United Set To Offer David De Gea Significant Pay Rise
- Января 13, 2018

The Manchester United striker suffered a nasty injury last season and spent a lengthy spell on the sidelines. Manchester United are now up against Stoke City on Monday and speaking about the early team news, the manager revealed, " Zlatan is injured, or is not totally happy with his condition ". (more...)
Female players benefit from new rugby CBA Female players benefit from new rugby CBA
- Января 13, 2018

However, clubs will also receive a salary cap boost from $5m to $5.5m - with a 15 per cent reduction for veterans of the franchises effectively meaning a player salary increase of 10 per cent. RUPA President Dean Mumm said the new CBA was critical for all players heading into the 2018 season. Given the desire to keep as many players as possible in Australia , though, Rugby Australia and the Rugby Union Players" Association are giving clubs a year of "transition' to plan for the future. (more...)
Russian club Spartak Moscow condemned over 'racist tweet' Russian club Spartak Moscow condemned over 'racist tweet'
- Января 13, 2018

The incident comes just six months before Russian Federation hosts the World Cup, and is the second alleged incidence of racism in which the club have been involved this season. They are also now being investigated by UEFA over allegations that Reds youngster Rhian Brewster was racially abused during a UEFA Youth League match at the Spartak Academy in Moscow back in December. (more...)
The Moment Virgil Van Dijk Made Himself An Instant Liverpool Hero The Moment Virgil Van Dijk Made Himself An Instant Liverpool Hero
- Января 13, 2018

Milner said: "It's not an easy game to step into but it's the sort of game Van Dijk come here to play in. A fairytale in a world with not a lot of fairytales anymore, so I think something like that is quite special", he told a news conference. (more...)