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Sports Why Arsene Wenger has halted Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang transfer
Author: 0 Why Arsene Wenger has halted Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang transfer

Now with Alexis Sanchez and Theo Walcott possibly moving out this month, Arsenal sources have confirmed that they are looking at replacements and Aubameyang's party believe he is very high on their wanted list. "It is clear it can not go on like this", Zorc said. Olivier Giroud is a long-term target for Dortmund so could move in the opposite direction. Will he go or not, I don't know but it's the transfer window and, in this kind of period, you try to use the players who are ...

Sports What Will the Colts Offense Look Like Under Josh McDaniels
Author: 0 What Will the Colts Offense Look Like Under Josh McDaniels

McDaniels and Colts general manager Chris Ballard share the same agent and are said to have a good relationship. Josh McDaniels , the highly coveted offensive coordinator for the Patriots, will be the head coach for the Colts next season, NFL Media reported Monday.

Sports Australia vs England ODI series: Jason Roy powers visitors to victory
Author: 0 Australia vs England ODI series: Jason Roy powers visitors to victory

Steve Smith felt Australia paid the price for falling short with the bat after Jason Roy's magnificent 180 inspired England to victory in Sunday's first one-day global. This also turned out to be the second highest individual score in Australia . "He was supported really well by Joe Root as well". For Root to play in a such a calm and controlled fashion after two hard months in charge of the Test team spoke volumes for his own character and determination.

Sports Pittsburgh Pirates trade Andrew McCutchen to San Francisco Giants
Author: 0 Pittsburgh Pirates trade Andrew McCutchen to San Francisco Giants

Any three would do the trick and would be cheap for a two or three year contract. Following three seasons that reached (and ended quickly, granted) in October, the Pirates missed the playoffs in consecutive years, veered from 98 wins to 78 to 75, dealt ace Gerrit Cole to the Houston Astros on Saturday and two days later offloaded their franchise player, as well.

Sports Jordan Ayew On Target For Swansea In A Stalemate Against Newcastle United
Author: 0 Jordan Ayew On Target For Swansea In A Stalemate Against Newcastle United

The Swans almost grabbed a dramatic victor in injury time but Wilfried Bony's shot was cleared off the goalline by Newcastle's DeAndre Yedlin. Swansea will be peeved not to have held on to their lead, but the Premier League's bottom club are still in with a shout of staying up with the credible result at St.

Sports Confirmed: Anthony Joshua Will Face Joseph Parker On 31st March
Author: 0 Confirmed: Anthony Joshua Will Face Joseph Parker On 31st March

Joshua has fought just once since beating the now retired Wladimir Klitschko , which came in a 10th-round stoppage of Frenchman Carlos Takam in October previous year - also in Cardiff - having been originally slated to face Kubrat Pulev only for injury to prevent the Bulgarian from competing.

Sports Rio Ferdinand's tweet after Alexis Sanchez misses Bournemouth vs Arsenal
Author: 0 Rio Ferdinand's tweet after Alexis Sanchez misses Bournemouth vs Arsenal

Runaway Premier League champions City failed with a £60million (Dh302.7m) bid in the summer and have reportedly refused to meet the new financial demands of the player and club for the January transfer window, leading an opening for the second-placed Red Devils who have lodged a £25m (Dh126.1m) offer.

Author: 0 Injury boost for Leicester ahead of Chelsea matchup

I was going to leave Bristol City out this weekend because they could well be exhausted from their near-heroic exploits at Man City on Tuesday, but they're odds against at home to an inconsistent Norwich side which has tempted me to back them to win or draw.

Sports Kevin Sumlin Will Be The Next Head Coach At Arizona
Author: 0 Kevin Sumlin Will Be The Next Head Coach At Arizona

The university had offered the job to Niumatalolo sometime last week but the specifics of why he declined weren't available. He led Arizona for a brief time through the recruiting season, since January 2, as the interim head coach. Denker as an analyst this past offseason. He was the SEC Coach of the Year during his first season at A&M when he led the Aggies to an 11-2 record. The Aggies went 9-4 the next season but leveled off thereafter, losing five games each of the past four seasons.

Sports Brees vs. Keenum: Will Playoff Savvy Prevail in Saints-Vikings?
Author: 0 Brees vs. Keenum: Will Playoff Savvy Prevail in Saints-Vikings?

The difference for New Orleans here is whether they can put pressure on the Vikings front to get to Case Keenum as they have been one of the most balanced teams in the National Football League and if they can't keep their pivot upright this weekend it could be their downfield and spoil the chance to play in a Super Bowl at home.

Sports West Virginia vs Texas Tech basketball
Author: 0 West Virginia vs Texas Tech basketball

Jevon Carter scored 28 points - one off his career high - for West Virginia, which was denied its first 5-0 start in its sixth season in the Big 12. The Mountaineers (15-2, 4-1 Big 12) couldn't hold an 11-point lead in the final 13 minutes and had their nation-leading 15-game winning streak stopped.

Author: 0 Warriors' Stephen Curry expected to return vs

But the wheels fell off in the fourth for Golden State as Toronto slowed the Warriors' roll and closed the gap to one point in the closing moments. "I'm glad we got the 'W, ' especially on the second night of a back-to-back". Toronto also fell to 11-7 versus Western Conference opposition. After trailing by 27 points at halftime, Toronto outscored the Warriors 71-46 in the second half.

Sports Zidane faces fight to save his job as Real & Ronaldo fail again
Author: 0 Zidane faces fight to save his job as Real & Ronaldo fail again

Worrying times for Real Madrid and questions could soon start to be asked about the future of Zidane! A late breakaway goal from Pablo Fornals , who chipped the ball over Keylor Navas after he had saved from Enes Unal, was the difference between the two sides and ramped up the pressure on coach Zinedine Zidane.

Sports Team Asia holds on to lead in second day of Eurasia Cup
Author: 0 Team Asia holds on to lead in second day of Eurasia Cup

Bjørn said: "We got off to a really good start and things looked like they were going our way and it turned a little bit on its head in the end". "It feels great. "I'm slightly disappointed with the outcome today but I'm sure we can rise to what's ahead of us tomorrow". Le Golf National in Paris will host the 42nd Ryder Cup in September when the Dane will lead a side trying to wrest the title back from the United States, who last won in Europe 25 years ago.

Sports Legendary sportscaster Keith Jackson dies at 89
Author: 0 Legendary sportscaster Keith Jackson dies at 89

He also was the lead play-by-play announcer for the USFL during its short run, calling all three championship games along with other broadcasts on ABC . A couple of years later, Broyles became Jackson's partner every week for the big game. Simple, yes, but the way Jackson did it, profound, as well, his style beloved in such a way, to such a degree that - admit it - even you have a Keith Jackson impression.

Sports Astros bolster rotation by acquiring Pirates ace Gerrit Cole
Author: 0 Astros bolster rotation by acquiring Pirates ace Gerrit Cole

Ken Rosenthal, a national baseball writer for The Athletic, also confirmed this report with a source of his own, saying that Cole was indeed traded to the Astros. and Charlie Morton . Cole, 27, is coming off his worst major league season of his career. Cole was beleaguered by the home run ball in 2017, but there is every reason to believe that 2017 was an aberration.

Sports Djokovic Marks Comeback in Style With Crushing Win Over Dominic Thiem
Author: 0 Djokovic Marks Comeback in Style With Crushing Win Over Dominic Thiem

Australian bad boy Bernard Tomic was fined a third of his £35,000 ($47,500) prize money for unsportsmanlike conduct at Wimbledon , after saying he felt "bored" and "couldn't care less" following a straight-sets defeat on day one. "Luckily for me, I'm here", Djokovic said after he beat Thiem on Wednesday. Federer also has Milos Raonic, Juan Martin del Potro , David Goffin and Tomas Berdych in his quarter of the draw, while Nadal would appear to have the easier section, although ...

Sports Defense Carries Buckeyes to Cotton Bowl Victory
Author: 0 Defense Carries Buckeyes to Cotton Bowl Victory

From the beginning, the Trojans fell behind when Deontay Burnett fumbled the ball after a big first down. The offense averaged almost as many rushing yards per game (250) as passing (273) and Barrett is much more effective as a passer when the constant play-fakes are opening bigger windows due to success in the running game.

Sports Young Named to Wooden Award Midseason Top 25
Author: 0 Young Named to Wooden Award Midseason Top 25

The list, selected by college basketball experts, is made up of players who are considered primary candidates for the Wooden National Player of the Year award. He's among the top 10 in the Big Ten in both scoring and rebounding. The only sophomore to win the Wooden Award, according to ESPN , was Connecticut's Maya Moore in 2009.

Sports Bears Officially Announce Hiring Of Mark Helfrich, 2 Others
Author: 0 Bears Officially Announce Hiring Of Mark Helfrich, 2 Others

The Bears introduced Nagy on Tuesday, a day after he was hired as the team's 16th head coach to replace the fired John Fox. Helfrich led the Ducks-known for their explosive record-setting offense-to a 37-16 record in four seasons as coach from 2013-16, including a 24-12 mark in the Pac-12.

Sports Cubs agree to deal with Justin Wilson
Author: 0 Cubs agree to deal with Justin Wilson

Only reliever Justin Grimm remained unsigned among the Cubs' players eligible for arbitration as of late Friday afternoon. Earlier Friday, the Blue Jays settled with third baseman Josh Donaldson - the former Cubs farmhand - for an overall one-year arbitration contract record of $23 million.

Sports Mike Tomlin expects Antonio Brown to play vs. Jacksonville Jaguars
Author: 0 Mike Tomlin expects Antonio Brown to play vs. Jacksonville Jaguars

Tomlin did say that Brown has "looked really good" this week in his return from a calf injury and said the move to send him home was strictly to avoid getting other teammates sick. So, there is always that to cling to. Brown set an National Football League record with 100-plus receptions in five consecutive seasons, including 101 this season.

Sports Everton need to be less sloppy, says Jordan Pickford
Author: 0 Everton need to be less sloppy, says Jordan Pickford

In response, Mourinho attacked Scholes' punditry saying the former United player has failed in his job as a pundit and only criticizes instead of properly analyzing situations. "I think the only thing Paul Scholes does is criticise". 'We had chances today, we played aggressive but in a positive way, creating chances. With his pantomime arrogance, Mourinho then really hammed it up, by adding: "If one day Paul (Scholes ) decides to be a manager, I wish he can be 25 per cent as successful as ...

Author: 0 New Australian Open rules to prevent first-round farce

Nadal, 31, heads the entry list for the Australian Open and said he will be ready to front up for the first round. Although Djokovic said he was delighted with his performance, especially his serve, he acknowledged that he was still not in flawless shape.

Sports Raptors spread the ball around in lopsided win over Cavaliers
Author: 0 Raptors spread the ball around in lopsided win over Cavaliers

Coming off its 28-point embarrassing loss to the Timberwolves, the 34-point loss to Toronto was even worse. "Two different styles that they play with". They came out charged up and never let their foot off the gas. With the James-led Cavs in town, Toronto put on a show in its first USA national broadcast of the season.

Sports Chelsea step-up their search to replace boss Antonio Conte
Author: 0 Chelsea step-up their search to replace boss Antonio Conte

If there is a possibility to find a good solution to improve the squad I think the club knows very well my opinion". The Chelsea boss has vowed "I won't forget" Mourinho's criticism, after the Manchester United manager hit out at Conte over match-fixing.

Sports Liverpool set to offer Roberto Firmino a 'contract for life' at Anfield
Author: 0 Liverpool set to offer Roberto Firmino a 'contract for life' at Anfield

Coutinho's £142 million transfer to Barcelona has left the Reds short in midfield and Jurgen Klopp's side are looking at paying extra for the Guinean in order to bring forward his switch to Anfield . "It is our job to keep the wheels moving and momentum going". Keita's performances have been disappointing as the season has wore on - with many coming to the conclusion that his head is already at Liverpool and that maybe it is time his body was as well.

Sports Titans to play LA Chargers in England
Author: 0 Titans to play LA Chargers in England

Normally, it'd be unfortunate for a team to lose one of its home games, especially when one has to travel extremely far to play the game. We have to believe this will be a night game in Tottenham to set that new stadium off right, as well as give Raider Nation and the 12th Man a chance to watch the game not well before 12:00 p.m.

Sports Barcelona 5-0 Celta Vigo (6-1 aggregate): 5 talking points
Author: 0 Barcelona 5-0 Celta Vigo (6-1 aggregate): 5 talking points

Perhaps unsurprisingly, Messi made way before the hour mark for Ousmane Dembele . In the 28th minute, Messi sent a curling pass from deep towards Alba who duly obliged and slid to send the ball at the back of the net. Barca took their foot of the gas in the second half with Messi and Iniesta both being replaced with one eye on Sunday's trip to the Anoeta to face bogey team Real Sociedad and created few chances although Suarez did hit the post.

Sports FRANCIS: Canada's players have persevered en route to Olympic opportunity
Author: 0 FRANCIS: Canada's players have persevered en route to Olympic opportunity

The team will be coached by former Vancouver Canucks head coach Willie Desjardins who is from Climax with one of his assistants being Saskatoon's Dave King. The bulk of the National Hockey League experience comes from a half-dozen forwards . Instead, Canada's lineup features former NHLers such as Mason Raymond and Gilbert Brule.

Sports Jay Bruce Signs With New York Mets
Author: 0 Jay Bruce Signs With New York Mets

The Mets acquired Bruce from the Reds in a midseason trade in 2016, but he initially struggled in the Big Apple, batting.219 with eight home runs in 50 games. They have a nucleus. "It was bad to see that". The biggest victor of this deal is Sandy Alderson who not only got a great player back in the organization, but was able to bring him back for a reasonable cost and more importantly a short three-year deal that will not handicap the organization in the long-term.

Sports There's Been A Huge Breakthrough In Manchester United's Move For Lucas Moura
Author: 0 There's Been A Huge Breakthrough In Manchester United's Move For Lucas Moura

According to reports in France, the Ligue 1 leaders could accept a lower fee as the winger has less than two years left on his contract. Moura has been told he is free to leave PSG during the January transfer window having failed to make a single league appearance for the club in the league following the summer arrivals of Neymar and Kylian Mbappe.

Sports Manchester United to subsidise fans travelling to Sevilla
Author: 0 Manchester United to subsidise fans travelling to Sevilla

In the email, seen by Press Association Sport, United's head of ticketing and membership Sam Kelleher wrote: "In this instance we believe that our travelling supporters are unfairly being subjected to increased/excessive ticket prices from the host club".

Sports Fired Programmer James Damore Sues Google for Discrimination - Against White Men
Author: 0 Fired Programmer James Damore Sues Google for Discrimination - Against White Men

The details of the lawsuit were published online via Scribd , which outlines the general gist of what the lawsuit is about, where it states... "Google employs illegal hiring quotas to fill its desired percentages of women and favored minority candidates, and openly shames managers of business units who fail to meet their quotas - in the process, openly denigrating male and Caucasian employees as less favored than others." In the complaint, filed in California court, Damore contends ...

Sports Newcastle United's Peter Beardsley to take leave amid racism and bullying claims
Author: 0 Newcastle United's Peter Beardsley to take leave amid racism and bullying claims

Former England global Peter Beardsley is stepping down from his role as under-23s coach at Newcastle it was announced Tuesday, JAN. 9, 2017, while being investigated over allegations of bullying and racism. The complainants are due to give their evidence this week. Newcastle United are investigating Peter Beardsley after African players in the clubs academy made accusations of racism against him.