by | December 16, 2017 | 12:58

The 28-year-old has scored just four goals in 14 Premier League appearances this season - he had scored 11 after the same number last season. "Yes, he is focused in training". In just 16 days, Ozil and Sanchez have gone from saviours of Arsenal's season to dead wood, who need to be shipped out of the club as soon as possible.

by | December 16, 2017 | 11:56

Reporter: Cristiano Ronaldo says he is the best player in history. When asked about the ineligibility rules in place during his playing career, Maradona replied: 'No, no... " Sell Bale, give Bale away ", he said. According to Maradona , things might have been different had president Florentino Perez heeded his advice.

by | December 16, 2017 | 11:38

SOUTHAMPTON , ENGLAND - DECEMBER 13: Riyad Mahrez of Leicester City looks on during the Premier League match between Southampton and Leicester City at St Mary's Stadium on December 13, 2017 in Southampton, England. "But since the new management team have come in, we have really gone back to playing well and now we just need to turn the performances into positive results and getting three points".

by | December 16, 2017 | 10:03

Hayward is open to playing this season, but said it will depend on how fast he is able to heal and show progress as he works his way back. "But at the end of the day, it takes a little time to get into a new system and this is a new system for him".

by | December 16, 2017 | 09:54

Richardson, 81, brought the Panthers to Charlotte as an expansion team in 1993. "We look forward to this report, which we know will be honest and thorough", said Drummond. Team president Danny Morrison, who was well liked in the Carolinas, abruptly resigned in February. Hurney did not immediately return phone calls seeking comment.

by | December 16, 2017 | 08:58

As reports concerning images on Kimberly Jones' Facebook account began to make the rounds, Hill wrote , "I've seen her posts and if true, I'd say there's potential for a great, teachable moment here". The private, verified account's profile picture and bio were removed just before 5 p.m. ET Monday. This video is important because it forces us to confront the almost tangible suffering of an individual enduring the type of everyday bullying that we often choose to ignore or write off as the ...

by | December 16, 2017 | 09:16

I definitely have more than three favorites, but for all of our sakes, I'll only share a few. Army spouse Karen Maerz brought her son Shane Miller, 5, to the celebration last year and enjoyed it so much they made a decision to come back again this year .

by | December 16, 2017 | 09:02

Also, offsetting unnecessary roughness were penalties came forth to Leonard Fournette and Bennett, who had to be separated after they exchanged words with each. The Jaguars officially listed running back Leonard Fournette questionable to play Sunday against the Houston Texans because of a quadricep injury that forced him to miss the entire week of practice.

by | December 16, 2017 | 08:40

The left-back watched as his partner on the other flank departed Spurs for Manchester City in the summer, and has since all but cemented his chances on winning silverware as well as doubling his wages. It's always good to see the players that were with you and players that did a lot for the club, or did a lot for myself, to try to help me to achieve all that we wanted.

by | December 16, 2017 | 08:10

He also remains Jurgen Klopp's first choice to bolster the Liverpool defence, while relations between the Reds and Southampton have been repaired after accusations of tapping up in the summer. The Saints appear increasingly resigned to losing Van Dijk, especially as he sees his future away from St Mary's, and are confident they could reinvest the £70m they stand to pocket.

by | December 16, 2017 | 07:53

Last week, - the increasingly powerful media organisation owned by Miami-based Russian Mike Zoi - claimed that Kubica was no longer being considered and that Sirotkin was due to get the nod. But Robert Kubica has also been in the running, as he eyes a return to Formula 1 - six years after suffering a career-threatening crash - while Daniil Kvyat is in the frame too, despite being dropped by Toro Rosso .

by | December 16, 2017 | 06:27

In addition to that, I am also a fan of the under 2.5 goals and that is due to the defensive style of Brighton. Brighton pair Glenn Murray and Pascal Gross are likely to be recalled, having both been substitutes for the midweek defeat by Tottenham .

by | December 16, 2017 | 06:26

Real only narrowly avoided a catastrophic defeat to Abu Dhabi side Al Jazira, who took a remarkable 1-0 lead at halftime in a chaotic, action-packed semi-final which the double European champions eventually won 2-1. It's unusual not to score when you create that many chances. "It's great to get the goal", Bale told Real Madrid TV. We got the win, though not without digging deep.

by | December 16, 2017 | 05:42

According to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski , an early evaluation of Gobert suggested that the 7-foot-1 center suffered a sprained medial collateral ligament (MCL). Gobert, who missed 11 consecutive games earlier this season with a bruised knee, entered Friday night's game averaging 12.2 points and 10.1 rebounds per game.

by | December 16, 2017 | 04:45

Success can be found with either approach, but a quarterback who holds onto the ball longer makes it easier for opposing pass rushes to reach home. Winston tied the game or gave the Bucs the lead in the fourth quarter of four games this season and they won one of them.

by | December 16, 2017 | 04:29

Hodgson has remained supportive of Benteke, while also warning him Palace "cannot afford to carry anyone, " and discussing his hopes for January, said: "We have only got one recognised centre-forward in Chrstian Benteke". "I spoke with the manager first to let him know what really happened, because I just wanted to clarify things with the TV and all of the media talking", he said.

by | December 16, 2017 | 03:43

John Shea of the San Francisco Chronicle hears the Giants are on the verge of trading LHP Matt Moore and/or Hunter Pence to free up payroll space. His contract also includes a club option for $10 million in 2019 or a $750,000 buyout. The San Francisco Giants left the winter meetings mostly empty-handed, missing out on Shohei Ohtani and Giancarlo Stanton .

by | December 16, 2017 | 04:03

Taken by Cincinnati in the second round of the 2007 MLB Draft, he made his way up the minor league ranks over the first four seasons of his career, finally reaching the Triple-A level with the Louisville Bats in 2010. The Angels have been busy this month, winning the competition for Shohei Ohtani and acquiring second baseman Ian Kinsler from Detroit. The addition of Cozart also likely allows Luis Valbuena to shift across the diamond and become the primary half of a first base platoon with ...

by | December 16, 2017 | 02:08

Last season, the 71-91 Padres used 33-year-old Erick Aybar at shortstop for the majority of games. The top-notch defender committed just seven errors last season and eight in 2016. The move, presumably to open up the position for prospect J.P. Crawford, now means second baseman Cesar Hernandez, who has been with the Phillies since 2013, is now the team's longest-tenured player.

by | December 16, 2017 | 01:57

David Morgan will start at tight end with Carter as his backup. Reiff injured his ankle in the third quarter at Carolina and was replaced by reserve tackle Rashod Hill , who started the game at right tackle. Rudolph averaged around six targets per game through the first 13 weeks and has been the Vikings' top red zone scoring threat, scoring six of his seven touchdowns this season inside the 20-yard line .

by | December 16, 2017 | 01:49

He turned his ankle in a game at Madison Square Garden on November 29 against the Miami Heat, and the injury looked like it might be very serious . Nagging injuries have been a factor in Porzingis' young National Basketball Association career.

by | December 16, 2017 | 02:20

The NFL is fining New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Coach $10,000 for "improperly entering the field" during last week's game at Atlanta. A day after the game, Payton heavily criticized the referees, calling the officiating "inconsistent" and "extremely poor".

by | December 16, 2017 | 00:30

Catherine Wiggins slammed four-time Tour de France victor Froome over his "adverse" drugs test . Speaking about Team Sky's year in which they have also been at the centre of controversy over the contents of a jiffy bag delivered to the 2011 Critérium du Dauphiné and the fall-out from a leak of Bradley Wiggins's therapeutic use exemption certificates , McQuaid said: "They've had a very hard 15 months, when they set out to be the team that is the clean team, that was going to bring ...

by | December 16, 2017 | 01:08

Siemian was injured when Colts linebacker Barkevious Mingo drove him into the ground for a 10-yard sack with 2:33 left in the first quarter. That is a bit of a tough break for Osweiler given he had one of his better showings in relief of Siemian Thursday night.

by | December 16, 2017 | 00:29

Offensive coordinator Phil Longo recruited Corral, and he and Luke conducted an in-home visit with Corral Thursday that seems to have sealed the deal. Rector does not have a Gators offer but would commit on the spot if Mullen were to reach out. It appears Bohanon will commit to either Baylor or an SEC school, but UF has ground to make up if they hope to sign the Earle, Arkansas, native.

by | December 16, 2017 | 01:25

After their success in the second half of last season (they went 37-38, which is a massive improvement), it's easy to see why they're getting serious. This all adds up to one thing: the Phillies are charging up their rebuild. Philadelphia is looking to boost its offense after finishing last in the NL East at 66-96.

by | December 16, 2017 | 01:11

Wilkerson was benched for most of the first quarter against Kansas City this month for being late to a team meeting. Wilkerson is slated to be paid $16.75 million next season, though which team will be paying him remains the biggest question.

by | December 16, 2017 | 00:51

Arizona State offensive coordinator Billy Napier is taking the job to become the head coach at Louisiana-Lafayette, according to several reports Friday morning. He came to the team as Alabama quarterback Blake Barnett transferred to the Sun Devils, though Manny Wilkins ended up serving as ASU's starting quarterback.

by | December 16, 2017 | 00:37

City appear to a different prospect altogether this season and host Tottenham on Saturday on the hunt for a 16th consecutive victory in the top-flight. Pep Guardiola's side have steamrollered their opposition in the first-half of the season and many consider the title race to be over already with City sitting 11 points clear at the summit.

by | December 16, 2017 | 00:37

The Italian says City have benefited from signing their first-choice targets, plus a bit of luck in the latter stages of games, including against Southampton - Chelsea's opponents on Saturday. "I think he was powerful and more powerful than Alvaro, but Alvaro, don't forget, has a lot of space for improvement. He is strong physically, he is a technical player and I see a great future for him".

by | December 15, 2017 | 23:33

Jadeja is now running out of India's one-day and Twenty20 team but is a regular member of the Test team. Veteran Indian all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja has been ignored continuously by the national selectors when it comes to the limited overs cricket.

by | December 15, 2017 | 22:59

The IOC decision to ban Russian Federation over the doping system remains unprecedented in Olympic history. " Today a lot of Russian athletes and coaches took part in our meeting and basically everyone had the same opinion: we believe that our athletes should go to South Korea and do their best to glorify Russia ", he added.

by | December 15, 2017 | 22:43

Just behind Brady in passing yards is Roethlisberger (3,744) after his 506-yard performance last Sunday night against the Ravens. "We've had a lot of good nights this year. "This gives us a boost", Cutler said. Andrej Pavelec was outstanding filling in for Henrik Lundqvist, stopping 44 of the 45 shots put on net to get the game to overtime, but he couldn't turn away Jason Spezza in the shootout round to get the win.

by | December 15, 2017 | 20:53

Malinga was last seen the Bangladesh Premier League. Thisara Perera (C), Upul Tharanga, Angelo Mathews, Kusal Janith Perera, Danushka Gunathilaka, Niroshan Dickwella, Asela Gunaratne, Sadeera Samarawickrama, Dasun Shanaka, Chaturanga de Silva, Sachith Pathirana, Dananjaya De Silva, Nuwan Pradeep, Vishwa Fernando, Dusmantha Chameera.

by | December 15, 2017 | 21:21

Meanwhile, various pro-freedom leaders tried to march towards Anantnag but the attempt was foiled the authorities by arresting them on the way. Moderate Hurriyat Conference (HC) chairman Mirwaiz Moulvi Umar Farooq was detained after he defied house arrest restrictions and stepped out of his residence on Friday to lead a march to Anantnag.