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From Chile: Jose Mourinho has telephoned Alexis Sanchez about Man United transfer

Mesut Ozil returned to form with a goal and an assist against West Ham while Alexis Sanchez also played his part in getting Arsenal back to winning ways. "I think the players first have to see are they are happy to the club and after (that) most ...

Door is open for Griezmann at Real Madrid, says Ramos

Simeone's side next face Leicester in the Champions League on Wednesday, with the Foxes going into the first leg at the Vicente Calderon having won six games in a row since Craig Shakespeare replaced the sacked Claudio Ranieri. He has been linked wit...

Is Richard Sherman a Good Fit for the Bucs?

However, Sherman obviously has far more in the way of an NFL shelf life than Peters, who isn't likely to be in the league more than one or two more years. His sideline antics may be off-putting to some, but a team desperate for secondary help could b...

Moyes feels LarssonĀ“s red card cost Sunderland against Manchester United

United's win over Sunderland means it's now 21 Premier League matches since they were beaten, but Jose Mourinho's team are still four points off the Champions League places. Ibrahimovic's strike was his 17th league goal of the season and his 28th in ...

Red Sox rally with 4 in 8th inning, beat Tigers 7-5

NOTES: Red Sox DH Hanley Ramirez remained in Boston on Saturday after being diagnosed with the flu. Matt Barnes (1-0) got the win in relief. Zimmermann (1-0) limited the Red Sox to one run on four hits in his longest outing since June 30.

Amir Garrett Makes Impressive Debut with Reds

John's while already a Reds minor leaguer. Michael Wacha , who won his last five decisions a year ago before he was forced aside with the recurrence of a shoulder problem, appeared to have picked up that pace through three innings Saturday.

Durant aims to go 'full throttle' against Pelicans

The Warriors are ready to work him back in as they chase the championship that he was acquired to help them win. Otherwise, Durant said he knew he could overcome the injury. GSW: Kevin Durant (left knee) is questionable. At 33-45, they now sit 10...

Russell Westbrook Clinches Triple Double Average For Season

Having already guaranteed a double-figure average in points in rebounds, Westbrook's eight assists in 120-99 defeat to the Phoenix Suns was enough to guarantee he will match the feat only previous achieved by Oscar Robertson in 1961-62. While Westb...

Fournette, Adams improve key times during LSU pro day

Former LSU standout safety Jamal Adams has been very vocal about his desire to be one of the first picks taken in the 2017 NFL Draft . Adams performed well in front of the likes of Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin, Lions head coach Jim Caldwell, ...

Hart to captain England in Lithuania clash

Nevertheless, their squad, and especially the clubs where they take most of their players, is superb in executing the counter-attacking strategy. "I loved being part of Manchester City and while they wanted me, there was nowhere else to look", he s...

Atlanta Braves set 25-man roster for opening day

Hansel Robles worked a ideal seventh inning for the win. The Mets are sending out Noah Syndergaard in this one, he was 14-9 last season in 30 starts with a 2.60 ERA in 183 2/3 innings. The turning point of the game came at this point when Asdruba...

Sharks may be without Thornton for Canucks' visit

This is bad news for Thornton, who's already seen a significant decline in production this year; he has just 50 points in 78 games, a huge drop from last season's 82 points. The Canucks last win at Rogers Arena was on February 18. Lately we haven't...

Eldense coach arrested in corruption probe after 12-0 defeat

Barcelona B lead their regional group of the third division. Eldense defender, Emmanuel Mendy said the club's assistant coach, Fran Ruiz had spoken to him about a plan to fix the game. "There were four that were involved and I have given the names ...

NBA Draft 2017: Lonzo Ball announces he's leaving UCLA

On the UCLA side, freshman forward TJ Leaf and senior guard Isaac Hamilton scored 17 points each, but freshman point guard Lonzo Ball struggled on both ends of the court. "I got it going early and Coach said keep getting me the ball". Monk fo...

Brady's jersey stolen again, this time in fun at Fenway Park

It was found in Mexico, along with another Brady jersey that was stolen after the 2015 Super Bowl. The two then proceeded to the Boston Red Sox's Opening Day game at Fenway Park against the Pittsburgh Pirates. The other was from Super Bowl 49 in Ariz...

Roger Federer, Microsoft's Gates to play doubles for charity

But, his Spanish counterpart wouldn't be surprised to see him make further inroads. As for Federer, he said he was looking to be happy in all parts of his life and to stay healthy, even if that means pacing himself and taking a strategic break at t...

Colts Announce 2017 Offseason Program Dates

During phase three , teams can take part in 7-on-7 and 11-on-11 drills, but there is no contact allowed. The NFL has announced the offseason dates for all 32 teams. Helmets may be worn, but no other pads. There can be no live contact and the offen...

Redskins LB Mason Foster tweets about Raiders move to Las Vegas

MCEVERS: Back in the early '80s, team owner Al Davis hated the decrepit Oakland Coliseum where the Raiders played. "The Raiders were born in Oakland and Oakland will always be part of our DNA". Raiders owner Mark Davis hinted at the idea of staying...

Hong Kong's divisive new leader faces tough task

The police notified them earlier in the day that they would be arrested and charged with committing a public nuisance , according to the Demosisto political party. The former career civil servant was chosen as the next chief executive by a mainly pr...

Tottenham raises pressure on Chelsea with 2-0 win at Burnley

Leicester, meanwhile, were indebted to Wilfried Ndidi's first Premier League goal - an outstanding long-range strike in the 25th minute - as the champions won 2-0 at home to Stoke, extending new manager Craig Shakespeare's 100 per cent record to four...

Knicks' Rose out for season with torn meniscus

Charles is a freshman at Pennsylvania State University from Long Island, New York, majoring in broadcast journalism. He played in 130 of 164 games the past two seasons - averaging 18.0 points and 4.4 assists in 2016-17 - after missing 212 of 312 the ...

Konta overpowers Wozniacki in Miami for first top level WTA title

The 25-year-old is looking for her second title of the season after winning the Sydney International earlier in the year. "I'd like to be the best player in the world but there's a lot of work to be done between now and then". Strycova, a 31-year-old...

Jose Mourinho 'regrets' treatment of Schweinsteiger at Manchester United

Schweinsteiger spent the first months of Mourinho's reign as an outcast, forced to train with the youth team and not given any chance of breaking into the starting XI. When he asked me to leave I had to say yes. Bastian Schweinsteiger is no long...

Miami Open: Federer, Nadal Power on; Wawrinka Dumped

Roger Federer's run at the Miami Open was one point from ending. "I completely went down physically and mentally, and also my tennis was completely out". Two ridiculous backhand lobs - one which left Kyrgios stranded and another which forced him to p...

Dutch launch tax raids over suspect 55000 accounts, Credit Suisse visited

In cooperation with authorities in a number of countries, raids were done in the Netherlands, Switzerland, Australia , Germany, Great Britain and France on Thursday. The news will come as a further blow to Switzerland, which is already facing cons...

Markelle Fultz and Lonzo Ball already have the flawless Twitter rivalry

Ball averaged 14.6 points, 6.0 rebounds and 7.6 assists per game as a freshman. Lonzo's success at UCLA now has him in the running for the Wooden Award, which honors the season's top college basketball athlete, but Mike Bryant believes it will be ...

Sky, BT fixtures incl. Man Utd vs Arsenal

Mesut Ozil could return to action following injury What is the Manchester City team news? Petr Cech is a doubt going into the game due to a calf injury. This is only the second time that Arsenal have found themselves outside the top five in the Pre...

'Toothless' Crosby leads Penguins into National Hockey League playoffs

The players were still buzzing about Crosby's goal, his sixth in three games. In the first period the two teams played 19-plus minutes of scoreless hockey before Crosby notched one of the most impressive goals of the season as he split Buffalo's de...

Uncertainty surrounds the future of West Ham boss Slaven Bilic

The 48-year-old has come under pressure after failing to build on last season's seventh-placed finish in the Premier League. "Personally, my head is clear and I still have a job to do here". Co-chairman David Sullivan's decision to offer a public apo...

Roger Goodell to Attend Patriots Home Opener, 1st Foxboro Trip Since Deflategate

Goodell confirmed Tuesday night that he would be in attendance when the Patriots begin the new year in Foxborough on September 7. Neither did he visit the 2015 season opener against the Pittsburgh Steelers nor the 2016 AFC title game (instead visitin...

Motivated Brazil becomes 1st to qualify for 2018 World Cup

It was yet another night to remember for Brazil under coach Tite on Tuesday evening. Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho opened the scoring before Marcelo wrapped up the three points after Neymar scored and missed a penalty. But in the last match , play...

National Football League centralizes replay reviews, Del Rio wants more freedom in challenges

The Rams moved from St. Louis to Los Angeles for the 2016 season, and the former San Diego Chargers will move to Los Angeles for the 2017 season. "I respect the way he [Dolphins owner, Stephen Ross] stood up for what he believed in and then cam...

Ref target of death threats after Kentucky loss

Some of those calls included death threats, and Higgins' phones have supposedly been "ringing off the hook" since the game. Kentucky Wildcats fans did not take their buzzer-beater loss at the sticky feet of the North Carolina Tar Heels well-and the...

Saints coach Payton: Team not looking to bring in Manziel

However Payton downplayed reports that his team was considering a deal for the disgraced free agent quarterback. I certainly would say, for us, it was really just a chance for me to visit with him. These are some of the dynamics in play, with Butler ...

Seahawks' Boykin in vehicle that hit 7 on Dallas sidewalk

Dallas time on a charge of possessing less than two ounces of marijuana, according to jail records. According to a police report , the accident took place outside the Side Bar at 2626 Howell St. He is now on probation stemming from an incident i...

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Joe Theismann: Alex Smith's leg break 'heart-wrenching'

Sanchez has worked with several Redskins assistant coaches while with the New York Jets . Sanchez, who was suspended four games this season for violating the performance-enhanci...

Jordan Clarkson Pays Tribute to LeBron James for Passing Wilt Chamberlain

Five of the top six scorers in National Basketball Association history suited up for the Lakers , and James reached his latest milestone during a dominant performance that had ch...

What do Croatia need to win the UEFA Nations League?

The team conceded six goals in its last two matches after outscoring opponents 12-2 in the first matches under Luis Enrique. At Barca there are plays that are rehearsed and trained...

Anderson defeats Nishikori in ATP Finals humiliation

No.4 seed Anderson won 6-0, 6-1 in just 64 minutes to secure his second win of the week, following his opening victory over Dominic Thiem on Monday. Anderson, the Wimbledon final...

LeVeon Bell Doesnt Report To Steelers Wont Play In 2018

In a move that will likely propel the Steelers running back into free agency in the offseason, Bell won't sign the team's franchise tag tender on Tuesday. Players were surprised ...

Liverpool still heading in the right direction - Klopp

The Anfield outfit have thrown their Champions League qualification in jeopardy after losing to Red Star on Tuesday night. Of course, you'd accept not being the most exciting team ...

Jimmy Butler trade: Timberwolves send G to Philadelpia 76ers

Juston Patton will also join Butler in Philadelphia as part of the trade . The Minnesota Timberwolves reportedly agreed to trade disgruntled star Jimmy Butler to the Phil...

Liverpool Players Have To Take Responsibility For Red Star Defeat - Adam Lallana

This has been a wearying week for City and when quizzed on the subject again on Friday, manager Pep Guardiola said: 'If you want to undermine what we've done then no problem. As ...

Manchester United trio send sympathy to injured Danny Welbeck, striker in hospital

The 27-year-old England global was carried off on a stretcher during the goalless draw at Emirates Stadium . Rob Holding: "I didn't see it because obviously I'm at the other en...

Dez Bryant lands one-year contract with surging New Orleans Saints

He remains under contract with the Saints through 2019. And they acquired cornerback Eli Apple from the Giants before the trade deadline by giving up their fourth- and seventh-ro...

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Permutations for Liverpool to win their Champions League Group

Permutations for Liverpool to win their Champions League Group

Chelsea's impressive early-season form continued as they beat Crystal Palace 3-1 at the Stanford Bridge to move past Liverpool to the second place on goal difference. This Ghana...

Man City boss Guardiola: Southampton will be much fresher

Man City boss Guardiola: Southampton will be much fresher

Pep Guardiola has rubbished fresh claims his Manchester City side are masters of "tactical fouling". "It is great times at the moment". City, one of Hughes' former sides, ...

Raptors star Kawhi Leonard out vs. Lakers with left foot soreness

Raptors star Kawhi Leonard out vs. Lakers with left foot soreness

But it isn't enough as the Lakers fall 121-107. Magic Johnson has said that he won't be making a head coaching change, as Luke Walton will remain on the bench for the regula...

Liverpool's Mohamed Salah statue ridiculed by football fans

Liverpool's Mohamed Salah statue ridiculed by football fans

While the skill involved can not be denied, fans were quick to point out that the sculpture bore an uncanny resemblance to several other well-known figures, including Art Garfunke...

Melbourne Cup 2018: Flemington punters end up a wet mess

Melbourne Cup 2018: Flemington punters end up a wet mess

Leading jockey Hugh Bowman has been slapped with a one-month suspension for three separate offences following his Melbourne Cup ride aboard Marmelo. Admire Rakti and Araldo were ...