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Martial: The Truth Behind My Relationship With Mourinho Martial: The Truth Behind My Relationship With Mourinho
- November 28, 2017

But everyone has their own pace. With their bond seemingly stronger in this campaign, Martial has now admitted that he and Mourinho did not really see eye to eye last season. (more...)
Antonio Conte reveals how Blues can catch Manchester City Antonio Conte reveals how Blues can catch Manchester City
- November 28, 2017

Pep Guardiola was able to bring in Benjamin Mendy, Kyle Walker, Bernardo Silva, Ederson and Danilo at great expense in the off-season. "Then, after the transfer market, they bought their first targets and then they have improved a lot". This football match was a very important one for Spurs who were looking to recover from last weeks loss to Arsenal. "But at the moment they are the best team in the league and it's hard for them to drop points". (more...)
Auburn upset of Alabama may have caused seismic activity Auburn upset of Alabama may have caused seismic activity
- November 28, 2017

In the past six years Saban's Crimson Tide has played - and beaten - Florida State, USC, Wisconsin, West Virginia, Virginia Tech and MI, all at neutral sites. Meanwhile, Clemson , Oklahoma and Wisconsin all move up by nature of winning this weekend, while the bottom of the top 10 stays relatively the same with only Notre Dame falling out after a loss to Stanford. (more...)
Marko Arnautovic Hoping To Prove His Worth At Wear Ham Marko Arnautovic Hoping To Prove His Worth At Wear Ham
- November 28, 2017

Moyes enjoyed the best managerial spell of his career to date at the Merseyside club after taking charge in 2002 before leaving in 2013 to join Manchester United. Moyes returns to Goodison Park - where he managed the Toffees between 2002 and 2013 - on Wednesday with his Hammers side now sitting two points adrift of the Merseyside outfit in the Premier League table. (more...)
Eddie Jones' brilliant response to being named coach of the year Eddie Jones' brilliant response to being named coach of the year
- November 28, 2017

After the momentous World Cup success in 2003, Woodward took his England side on an ill-fated tour of Australasia the following year, during which they suffered two heavy defeats to the All Blacks and a 51-15 thrashing at the hands of Australia. (more...)
Conte: Chelsea star treated Liverpool players like training cones Conte: Chelsea star treated Liverpool players like training cones
- November 28, 2017

On current form it seems the 3-5-2 that Chelsea have adopted could begin to snowball positive results just as 3-4-3 did past year, and with that favourable run of upcoming fixtures coming at a time where Manchester United face Arsenal at The Emirates ahead of the Manchester derby, the Blues have a great opportunity to now push themselves up the table and get ready to pounce on any slim chances City may provide in the title race. (more...)
Michael Emenalo Joins AS Monaco as Sporting Director Michael Emenalo Joins AS Monaco as Sporting Director
- November 28, 2017

The Ligue 1 side confirmed Emenalo's appointment on Monday afternoon (Nov 27) and said that the 52-year-old will take charge of all sporting matters at the club, who now sit in third place in the French top-flight standings. Few weeks after he resigned from English Premier League top club, Chelsea, Michael Emenalo on Monday said he has officially joined As Monaco. "I invested a lot in his arrival". (more...)
New Formula 1 logo revealed New Formula 1 logo revealed
- November 28, 2017

Speaking after the race, Verstappen felt the race was a dour end to the season. "A special thanks also to all the teams and drivers for putting on such a fantastic display of racing for our sell-out crowd to enjoy", said Al Tareq. "I hate to be negative, but nothing worked this weekend". The relaunch further distances the sport from its Bernie Ecclestone era and is the first step in what will be a commercial and technical overhaul of Formula One by 2021. (more...)
Baltimore Ravens in playoff position after topping Houston Texans Baltimore Ravens in playoff position after topping Houston Texans
- November 28, 2017

Baltimore's Joe Flacco completed 20 of 32 passes for 141 yards and had a key 25-yard run on the game's final possession. The Ravens were 1 for 9 on third down when Alex Collins ran for 12 yards on a third and eight and Flacco hit Mike Wallace for 13 yards on a third and four. (more...)
Tony Parker announces return for Monday's game vs. Mavericks Tony Parker announces return for Monday's game vs. Mavericks
- November 28, 2017

I wanted to thank everyone who believed in my return. According to a tweet posted before tonight's game by Jeff McDonald of the San Antonio Express-News, Spurs legendary head coach Gregg Popovich gave a lot of credit to two players for being able to keep the team afloat in forwards LaMarcus Aldridge and Kyle Anderson. (more...)
Scott Frost Has Full Attention on UCF, AAC Title Game Scott Frost Has Full Attention on UCF, AAC Title Game
- November 28, 2017

We'll likely know more about Frost's chances of coaching the Cornhuskers after the AAC championship game against Memphis on Saturday. It's going to be true every year that I'm coaching. Like I said, what matters is these players and what they've accomplished. "Every year in college football, there's tough decisions to make", Frost said. (more...)
Raheem Sterling reveals key to Manchester City's Huddersfield fightback Raheem Sterling reveals key to Manchester City's Huddersfield fightback
- November 28, 2017

The manager takes in the warm-up from the bench at the John Smith's stadium. He has improved, but not just in terms of goals. After City's victory over Huddersfield, Guardiola insisted that Sterling's penalty was the correct decision from the match official, but hinted that if someone were to ask Wenger for his opinion, he would probably say otherwise. (more...)
Patriots place Martellus Bennett on injured reserve Patriots place Martellus Bennett on injured reserve
- November 28, 2017

The tight end was cut by the Packers back on November 9 with a "failure to disclose a medical condition" tag, and less than a day later was back on the Patriots. During his brief two-game stint with the Patriots in 2017-18, he added another six receptions for 53 more yards. Bennett previously said 2017 could be his last season, although he backed off that in an interview after the November 12 game in Denver. (more...)
Jose Mourinho's Paul Pogba worry & why Watford are unusual Jose Mourinho's Paul Pogba worry & why Watford are unusual
- November 28, 2017

He is also aware people judge him on his talent. Wednesday's game against Basel may not have had the best result for Manchester United , but was still very special for one of the players in the squad. Mourinho's side are, however, still the closest challengers to arch-rivals Manchester City in the Premier League title race and continue to progress positively in the Champions League and Carabao Cup. (more...)
Sadio Mane lifts lid on emotions after being benched by Klopp Sadio Mane lifts lid on emotions after being benched by Klopp
- November 28, 2017

He was introduced late on and was clearly frustrated at the final whistle as he rowed with his manager on the field. Klopp dismissed concern surrounding his on-field argument with Mane and insisted it was merely a miscommunication. Former England global Rio Ferdinand had suggested after Saturday's stalemate that he felt there was more to an on-field spat than merely positioning on the pitch. (more...)
Allardyce replaces O'Neill as favourite for Everton job Allardyce replaces O'Neill as favourite for Everton job
- November 28, 2017

Yet the team's form has continued the downward spiral that led to Koeman's removal. Under Unsworth Everton have won only one of seven matches, while they've been dumped out of both the Europa League and League Cup. Walsh joined from Leicester City in what was viewed as coup for the Merseyside club. After Everton saw their interest in buying Olivier Giroud from Arsenal rebuffed, three players who are natural No10s were instead signed - Wayne Rooney from Manchester United, Gylfi ... (more...)
Ben Stokes: England all-rounder 'not flying out to join Ashes squad' Ben Stokes: England all-rounder 'not flying out to join Ashes squad'
- November 28, 2017

Sky Sport UK are reporting that the Christchurch-born player is flying to New Zealand to spend time with family. A picture was doing the rounds on Twitter on Tuesday morning (Australian time) supposedly showing Stokes, cricket gear and all, at Heathrow Airport en route to Australia. (more...)
Grizzlies fire David Fizdale, name JB Bickerstaff interim coach Grizzlies fire David Fizdale, name JB Bickerstaff interim coach
- November 28, 2017

With the Grizzlies on an eight-game losing streak and concerns over the coach's relationship with All-Star centre Marc Gasol, the team made the move on Monday afternoon USA time. Tyreke Evans scored 18 points and Chandler Parsons had 12 points for the Grizzlies. "Obviously, you get frustrated, and I did, and mad and start wondering". (more...)
Steelers' Tomlin expecting 'fireworks' in 'Part I' matchup with Patriots Steelers' Tomlin expecting 'fireworks' in 'Part I' matchup with Patriots
- November 27, 2017

Forget the one-game-at-a-time mantra. But it's probably going to be part one. "Then what happens in the first is going to set up the second one, which is going to determine the location of the second one". We couldn't deny that if we wanted to. The Patriots (9-2) and Steelers (9-2) are now leading the race to secure home field advantage in the playoffs. (more...)
Tiger Woods is outdriving Dustin Johnson Tiger Woods is outdriving Dustin Johnson
- November 27, 2017

Woods' return this week will make it the 10th time he has returned from layoffs that were 10 weeks or longer. "I am a little surprised", Woods said . "I kind of busted his chops and said, 'Hey, where's the love?" "I haven't really had a scorecard in my hand in a while and that's going to be different". (more...)
'Carrick can join Man Utd as coaching staff' 'Carrick can join Man Utd as coaching staff'
- November 27, 2017

Mourinho said: "Paul played very well, but even with Paul today we didn't manage today to be fully in control". "That is the reason why I was very, very upset at Watford ". The Argentinian has recently returned from a long-term ACL injury, but may be risked with both Phil Jones and Eric Bailly out injured. While Watford impressed in a 3-0 win at Newcastle on Saturday, United laboured to see off Brighton at Old Trafford until Lewis Dunk's own goal from an Ashley Young effort sealed ... (more...)
Southampton boss Mauricio Pellegrino dismisses talk of relegation battle Southampton boss Mauricio Pellegrino dismisses talk of relegation battle
- November 27, 2017

The south-coast club face Manchester City , Chelsea , Arsenal and Tottenham between now and Boxing Day. With Irish global forward Shane Long now going more than 30 games for club and country without finding the back of the net, Southampton are a side in desperate need of goals. (more...)
Tottenham's Erik Lamela in contention to face Leicester, says Mauricio Pochettino Tottenham's Erik Lamela in contention to face Leicester, says Mauricio Pochettino
- November 27, 2017

The Argentine winger has been sidelined for the last 14 months with a long-term hip problem. However, Mauricio Pochettino revealed that Lamela could be in the squad and said: "Good news that Erik Lamela has stepped up and is in contention for tomorrow". (more...)
Pope begins Myanmar trip in shadow of Rohingya crisis Pope begins Myanmar trip in shadow of Rohingya crisis
- November 27, 2017

Prior to leaving for Myanmar, the pope said he was headed there to "encourage the small but fervent Catholic community and meet believers of diverse religions". Suu Kyi's reputation as a Nobel Peace Prize laureate has been tarnished because she has expressed doubts about the reports of rights abuses against the Rohingya and failed to condemn the military. (more...)
Massage Envy Therapists Accused Of Sexual Assault By Over 180 Women Massage Envy Therapists Accused Of Sexual Assault By Over 180 Women
- November 27, 2017

Meanwhile, Melanie Hansen, general counsel of Massage Envy Franchising, was cited as saying the company had worked to create the industry's "most stringent, rigorous policies" for hiring, screening, and training therapists. Other outlets fired the therapists but never reported their offenses to concerned authorities like the police, and allowed the alleged harassers to pursue other professional opportunities with a clean record. (more...)