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by | February 11, 2019 | 01:35

That is why I demand from them. The players were outstanding. After that we worked, moved forward. "Sergio is a player we depend on". "We are lucky to score three from the first four actions". The Blues boss is facing pressure from fans who want him out of Stamford Bridge as soon as possible. Aguero should even have had more, having missed a sitter in the early stages and headed against bar on a dismal afternoon for Chelsea , whose manager Maurizio Sarri headed straight down the ...

by | February 10, 2019 | 02:34

Investigators said they were abandoning plans also to lift the plane wreckage out of the water because of bad weather. The two men were ejected during the game by the stewards at St.Mary's stadium after they were spotted repeatedly making plane gestures towards the away end.

by | February 10, 2019 | 02:06

After Nurmagomedov submitted McGregor with a tight neck crank in the fourth round of a wild bout in October 2018, he refused to celebrate and instead leaped over the fence to charge at McGregor's cage-side friend Dillon Danis. The champion's self-imposed exile would be a massive disruption to a stacked division and Nurmagomedov believes the UFC will put on another interim title fight.

by | February 09, 2019 | 01:44

Gasol , now 34, is averaging 15.7 points, 8.6 rebounds and a career-high 4.7 assists this year, and the hope will be that he can spark an immediate connection on the court with Raptors star Kawhi Leonard . He has one season beyond this one on his contract, and the $13 million he makes in 2019-20 could make him a trade asset should he be acquired by the Grizzlies .

by | February 08, 2019 | 02:09

The Norwegian's made a near ideal start to life as the club's caretaker boss since replacing Mourinho in mid-December and has won eight of his nine games in charge of the Red Devils. Former Everton striker Wayne Rooney believes he could still do a job in the Premier League, according to CNN Sport . The Red Devils, following a awful start to their season under former manager Jose Mourinho , are now back to their usual standards since Norwegian tactician and former player Ole Gunnar ...

by | February 08, 2019 | 00:47

Lions No 8 Stander is out of
Ireland's next two games after suffering facial fractures in the champions' chastening Guinness Six Nations opener to England in Dublin. "We need to raise it, we know that". They might have to change their tactics if they end up chasing the game because we're far enough ahead. Wilson added: "It's something we talk about in that changing room, how we're representing our country and we're in front of our home nation, and the need to do something for the fans who ...

by | February 08, 2019 | 02:07

The Toronto Raptors have reportedly agreed to a trade with the Memphis Grizzlies that will send veteran center Marc Gasol north of the border in exchange for Jonas Valanciunas , Delon Wright , CJ Miles and a 2024 second-round pick.

by | February 08, 2019 | 02:02

Having debuted in 2008, Barba won the 2012 Dally M and led Canterbury to the grand final that year before his career first spiralled out of control. The 2016 premiership victor had already been sacked by North Queensland over the incident which is under police investigation.

by | February 08, 2019 | 01:50

The Major League Baseball Players Association responded last Friday with its own comprehensive proposal that addressed the players' concerns on competitive integrity and service-time manipulation in multifaceted fashion, sources said. It is questionable whether that seismic change can occur before the current collective bargaining agreement expires in 2021. Many of these rule changes, such as the universal DH and the three-batter minimum for pitchers, are to promote offense, while the ...

by | February 07, 2019 | 01:06

Jockey Michelle Payne (right) and trainer Darren Weir (left) of Australia hold up their Melbourne Cups after winning the race on Prince of Penzance at Flemington Racecourse in Melbourne in 2015. The jiggers were found when stewards and officers from Victoria Police's sports integrity unit raided Weir's stables at Ballarat and Warrnambool on Wednesday last week and arrested the pair.

by | February 07, 2019 | 02:20

But McGee's serenade was a little different. "I heard it", Ingram told reporters . Davis' agent, Rich Paul of Klutch Sports, seems to have made some inroads into tightening the trade market on the Pelicans , limiting what some rivals might be willing to offer based on the fear of losing Davis as a rental in 2020 free agency.

by | February 07, 2019 | 02:21

Barcelona's preparation for the Copa del Rey semi-final opener have been marred by a mini injury crisis which has seen Ousmane Dembele , Jasper Cillessen, Samuel Umtiti and Rafinha all ruled out. "With the experience Messi has, I don't think he's stupid enough to take the risk", he added. "In a semifinal between Barca and Madrid there's no favourite".

by | February 06, 2019 | 01:44

Mourinho was convicted of evading payment of tax on image rights in 2011 and 2012 during his time at Real Madrid . He had already paid part of what he owed past year. Mourinho is the latest high-profile personality to have reached a plea bargain deal with Spanish authorities. He said he left the country in 2013 with the "information and the conviction" that he was up to date with his tax obligations.

by | February 06, 2019 | 01:39

However, he completed Tuesday's session and has been named among the 19 players called up for the first leg of the semifinal tie at Camp Nou. We have a week off next week, no Champions League game, so we will get a rest then. "It was already complicated in January but with this semi-final at a very high level, more league games, more games in the Champions League knock-out stages, we have to walk a fine line".

by | February 06, 2019 | 02:04

Linda Goldbloom, 79, died August 29, ESPN reported Tuesday , citing a Los Angeles County coroner's report. The victim's daughter noted, "Ushers came down and asked if she was all right, and she said no, then EMT came and rushed her to the hospital - she threw up in the ambulance".

by | February 06, 2019 | 01:46

After being sold by French soccer club FC Nantes to the Premier League's Cardiff City F.C., the Argentine athlete was preparing to move to Wales to start this new stage of his career. The lorry driver told TV reporters in his native Argentina: "We have to recover it as soon as possible to find out what happened and be sure about something".

by | February 05, 2019 | 00:49

Sarri replaced Antonio Conte during the summer and one of his first signings was midfielder Jorginho. Kovacic is really close to Jorginho in moving the ball really fast at one-touch. The former Napoli boss was also asked about whether Ngolo Kante can play in Jorginho's position, to which he confirmed in the affirmative, albeit only with limited effect.

by | February 05, 2019 | 01:57

Liverpool are expected to revert to the 4-3-3 formation from the 4-2-3-1 setup against the Hammers on Monday, with Alisson Becker manning the posts. He needs more time . LFC " s recent record against West Ham United has been good - four wins in the last four games, with the reds scoring four goals in each fixture.

by | February 05, 2019 | 01:24

And due to their level of performance against third-placed Lyon, the 2018 FIFA World Cup victor believes there's no cause for panic ahead of their last-16 showdown with the Premier League giants on February 12. The pair had overseen Man United grind out a scrappy win against Claude Puel's side, with Marcus Rashford scoring the game's only goal on nine minutes.

by | February 05, 2019 | 01:49

Maroon 5 , along with guests Travis Scott and Big Boi , opened it up, but the introduction will have to do for fans. "As a tribute to his legacy, his contributions to a generation of children, and to truly showcase the greatness of this song, we call for " Sweet Victory " to be performed at the halftime show ".

by | February 04, 2019 | 00:41

We showed a lot of character. BlackCaps pacer Trent Boult wreaked havoc the Indian pacers. India , in comparison, had all their frontline bowlers chipping in with Mohammed Shami and Yuzvendra Chahal taking nine each, Kuldeep Yadav eight, and Bhuvneshwar Kumar seven.

by | February 04, 2019 | 01:46

President Donald Trump , center, displays a jersey while standing with Bill Belichick, coach of the New England Patriots, left, and Robert Kraft, owner of the New England Patriots LP, right, at the White House in Washington, D.C., April 19, 2017.

by | February 04, 2019 | 02:10

The Seahawks beat the Broncos 43 to 8, the largest margin of victory of an underdog (the Seahawks in this case) and marked the first time the Seahawks had won the Super Bowl . The Patriots wore the jerseys the last two Super Bowl appearances, beating the Falcons in 2017, while losing to the Eagles last season. The Patriots are also favorites in moneyline terms , with most bookmakers offering odds of -135 on a New England win, while the Rams are +120.

by | February 04, 2019 | 00:30

In contrast, Tom Brady has played 39 post-season games alone, winning (an outstanding) five super bowls . Gurley, coming off a knee injury that caused him to miss the Rams' final two regular-season games with inflammation, did not have many touches during the NFC championship game , causing speculation as to whether he had fully recovered.

by | February 03, 2019 | 01:35

Wilson made an impact on several organizations as a player, including the Atlanta Falcons , New Orleans Saints , Dallas Cowboys , and Oakland Raiders in a playing career which spanned 17 years. After leaving the Bears, Wilson spent 11 seasons as Cowboys quarterbacks coach from 2007-17. Prescott's numbers, however, dipped in his second season in 2017.

by | February 03, 2019 | 01:39

My decision was to open the door and invite him in again.' Janssen has played four times for Tottenham's Under-23s but is not considered ready to feature against Newcastle, who beat Manchester City on Tuesday to give Pochettino a glimpse of second place.

by | February 03, 2019 | 00:46

He likely chose Mizzou with the belief that the Tigers would be eligible to participate in a bowl game, so many fans reasonably expected Bryant to reconsider his Missouri transfer. The school began investigating after Kumar announced on social media that she had committed academic fraud. The tutor received a 10-year show-cause order, and if she returns to working as a collegiate academic tutor, the school that employs her must restrict her from "athletically related duties".

by | February 02, 2019 | 01:21

Smith returned to the Mavericks lineup on January 23 after a two-week absence while trade rumors swirled. According to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski , however, no decisions have been made on that front just yet . The Knicks famously passed on him in the 2017 NBA Draft for Frank Ntilikina . Had Porzingis fielded offers from other teams this summer, he'd be looking at a major pay day, forcing the Mavericks to either match an offer sheet or lose Porzingis entirely.

by | February 02, 2019 | 01:49

Where are the editors' tenners as we head into round 25 of the Premier League? We got a point. "But I don't bring it together with the Man City game. City boss Pep Guardiola played down the significance of the tweet, saying: "I'm not concerned about the social media of the players, what they tweet or Instagram, or other social media.

by | February 02, 2019 | 01:49

The two teams will only have three days to recover before they face each other again when Madrid host Barcelona in La Liga on March 2. The first-leg tie will take place at the Camp Nou on 6/7 February with the second-leg to follow at the Santiago Bernabeu on the 27/28 February.

by | February 02, 2019 | 01:26

United have the option to extend the deal by a further year. Several players, especially the ones who haven't been a part of the Norwegian's preferred starting lineup, have been linked with potential exits in the January transfer window.

by | February 01, 2019 | 01:16

Chelsea will need to work quickly to seal a deal and convince a reluctant Watford to part with one of their most influential players on deadline day. However, the squad's concerns will only serve to increase the pressure on Sarri from within the club. Tottenham were the big winners from the midweek games as they came from behind to beat Watford 2-1 at Wembley to move within seven points of Liverpool - who could only draw at home to Leicester - at the top of the table and two of ...

by | February 01, 2019 | 01:43

It remains to be seen whether New Orleans will accept one of the trade offers presented by the Lakers. Pellies general manager Dell Demps is reportedly " not picking up his phone " for any trade negotiations on Anthony Davis , which doesn't exactly seem prudent.

by | February 01, 2019 | 02:25

Doncic also hit this absurd 3-pointer in Leonard's face as time wound down and the Mavericks needed a rally. Kawhi Leonard is already one, and came through to spoil Doncic's career-best game Sunday night. And when we did get enough help there, he'd hang in the air until the last second and throw that incredible, two-handed pass out to the right corner.

by | January 31, 2019 | 06:58

Depending on the outcome of Sunday's game, members in Boston or - Patriots fans hope - Los Angeles will be able to use a promo code displayed in the app by entering it into the "Payment" section to redeem free UberX, UberXL, and Uber Pool trips for up to 60 minutes after the game clock hits double zero.