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Arsenal boss: Sanchez situation is not clear Arsenal boss: Sanchez situation is not clear
- January 15, 2018

City are willing to pay Sanchez £285,000-a-week while United are happy to go over £300,000-a-week in order to usurp their Manchester rivals. "It looks like Sanchez will not extend his contract", confirmed Wenger on Friday. "I understand completely why you ask this question (about Sanchez), it's your job", said Guardiola. Mourinho, who described Sanchez as a "phenomenal player", said: "I don't know if it's ethical or correct to be speaking about players of other clubs". (more...)
Lionel Messi's free kick, Suarez double in win Lionel Messi's free kick, Suarez double in win
- January 15, 2018

Sevilla missed the chance to draw level on points with crisis club Real Madrid in the race for Champions League qualification after going down 1-0 at lowly Alaves in La Liga. Luis Suarez's second half brace got them the lead in the 71st minute. Messi secured the three points when he scored from a free kick with five minutes remaining. (more...)
Ostapenko beats Schiavone at Australian Open Ostapenko beats Schiavone at Australian Open
- January 15, 2018

Open. Reigning US Open champion Sloane Stephens' Australian Open campaign has gone down in flames, with the young American becoming the first big-name casualty of the tournament. In the early stages, Stephens showed no signs of her sluggish year-end form, posting 14 winners to race through the first set in 38 minutes. A second grand slam victor from 2017 fared better as seventh seed and reigning Roland Garros champion Jelena Ostapenko eased into the second round with a straight sets ... (more...)
Manchester United vs Stoke City 2018 EPL Preview and Predictions Manchester United vs Stoke City 2018 EPL Preview and Predictions
- January 15, 2018

Mourinho's men sit second in the league with 47 points from 22 games . With no wins in the last four, Old Trafford on a Monday night certainly looks a daunting proposition to get something out of. The Midlands team have struggled to score on their travels in the league and the fact that United have kept a clean sheet in eight of their last 11 games epitomises how hard the match is going to be. (more...)
Conte frustrated as 10-man Leicester hold Chelsea Conte frustrated as 10-man Leicester hold Chelsea
- January 15, 2018

Chelsea are really struggling in front of goal lately. Hazard wasn't having the best game admitted, but he's their most unsafe player going forward and can create something out of nothing. Defender Ben Chilwell received two yellow cards in the space of five second-half minutes, and was shown no mercy by the referee when he brought down Moses in the 68th minute. (more...)
Need to work together to resolve public interest issues: CJP Need to work together to resolve public interest issues: CJP
- January 15, 2018

The court warned the builders if the court's permission with regard to construction of six floors was violated, then exemplary cost will be imposed on the owner of the building and they will have to return the money to buyers. The KWSB chief replied that there are a number of informal settlements in the city devoid of any water lines. As the bench began the proceedings, the chief justice remarked that this is a matter of public interest and everyone will have to work together for it. (more...)
Marcus Mariota injured quad in 1st, forcing Titans to change schemes Marcus Mariota injured quad in 1st, forcing Titans to change schemes
- January 15, 2018

The Patriots appeared to have scored a touchdown three plays earlier, when Dion Lewis caught a pass from Brady and was tackled by Wesley Woodyard at the 19. The margin was doubled by taking advantage of Titans mistakes. Lewis' big gain was the catalyst for the Patriots scoring 21 unanswered points to end the first half, which basically ended any hope of the Titans pulling off a stunning upset. (more...)
Liverpool proved point without Coutinho, says proud Klopp Liverpool proved point without Coutinho, says proud Klopp
- January 15, 2018

And on the evidence of this sublime performance, it won't be long before they are dubbed Liverpool's "holy trinity". The Netherlands global made his first appearance for Liverpool in last Friday's FA Cup third-round win over rivals Everton at Anfield, with the centre-back scoring his new team's late victor. (more...)
Thibaut Courtois hits back at Chelsea fans: "It doesn't help"
- January 15, 2018

The Italian instead wants all of his players to start finding the net. "Everything is possible, but I have another year of my contract and in this case, I think the club has to decide to send me away..." We tried to create chances, to score, and we are not suffering defensively. (more...)
Bring on Jacksonville! Patriots to face Jaguars for AFC Championship Bring on Jacksonville! Patriots to face Jaguars for AFC Championship
- January 15, 2018

This year, the Jaguars led the league on defense in passing yards allowed while allowing the third-fewest passing touchdowns and ranking in second interceptions with 21. But his immediate responses following the Steelers' second fourth-down failure, then an wonderful Roethlisberger touchdown that cut Jacksonville's lead to 35-28 were the ones that franchise quarterbacks must deliver. (more...)
Pep Guardiola: Anything can still happen in the Premier League title race Pep Guardiola: Anything can still happen in the Premier League title race
- January 15, 2018

It was feared that Jesus could face up to two months on the sidelines but after a treatment session in Barcelona on Thursday, Guardiola is confident Jesus can play a part in the first leg of their Champions League last 16 tie against Basel on February 13. (more...)
Daniel Amartey shines as Leicester City held Chelsea Daniel Amartey shines as Leicester City held Chelsea
- January 15, 2018

Chelsea turned their attention back to the Premier League, following their excursions in the League Cup against Arsenal in midweek, by entertaining Leicester City . Because if they start shouting and murmuring, it doesn't help us you know. "There's a risk involved and we know that, but that's our game". After the match, the 48-year-old said his players were exhausted after Wednesday's 0-0 draw with Arsenal in the Carabao Cup. (more...)
Antonio Brown active versus Jaguars despite injured calf Antonio Brown active versus Jaguars despite injured calf
- January 15, 2018

Fournette was dynamic in the first half before suffering an ankle injury after a reception late in the second quarter. Steelers' wide receiver Antonio Brown was quiet for much of the first half until scoring on a lovely 23-yard pass from Roethlisberger in the back corner of the end zone. (more...)
Man Utd boss Jose Mourinho drops major Henrikh Mkhitaryan hint Man Utd boss Jose Mourinho drops major Henrikh Mkhitaryan hint
- January 15, 2018

Mourinho is open to selling Mkhitaryan. When directly asked whether the 28-year-old would stay, he said: "My approach to players is that every player has a price". The 27-year-old, arguably United's most important player, has been linked with moves away from the club, however, and nearly joined Real Madrid in 2015, when a deal worth £29 million would have seen De Gea move to Spain and Keylor Navas join United. (more...)
Kenyatta headed back home after South Africa visit Kenyatta headed back home after South Africa visit
- January 15, 2018

Through foreign investment "we can grow our economy, create jobs, end poverty", he said. "The allegations that the state has been wrestled out of the hands of its real owner, the people of South Africa, is of paramount importance and are therefore deserving of finality and certainty", Zuma said in a statement, the French news agency reported, adding, "I have chose to appoint a commission of inquiry". (more...)
Dennis Rodman arrested on suspicion of DUI in California Dennis Rodman arrested on suspicion of DUI in California
- January 15, 2018

He was released from custody at about 6:15 a.m. Sunday morning, January 14. He was completely cooperative, Johnson said. "It's no secret Dennis has been struggling on and off with alcoholism the past 17 years", Rodman's agent, Darren Prince, told USA Today in a statement. (more...)
Man Utd legend Ryan Giggs set to be announced as Wales manager Man Utd legend Ryan Giggs set to be announced as Wales manager
- January 15, 2018

The Manchester United great was in caretaker charge of the Red Devils for four games at the end of the 2013-14 season following the sacking of David Moyes. He spent the next two seasons as Louis van Gaal's assistant but left after Jose Mourinho was appointed manager at Old Trafford. Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs will be named as the new Wales manager on Monday. (more...)
Arsenal sits Sanchez amid rampant Manchester trade rumours Arsenal sits Sanchez amid rampant Manchester trade rumours
- January 15, 2018

Liverpool had also been linked with an interest . Conte has great admiration and respect for the attacker and that is what he expressed in his recent interview after the two teams played a goalless draw in the first leg of the League Cup at the Bridge. (more...)
Alabama's Brian Daboll joining Sean McDermott's staff as Bills' OC Alabama's Brian Daboll joining Sean McDermott's staff as Bills' OC
- January 15, 2018

Daboll's time at Alabama was the first time he had ever been an offensive coordinator in college. Daboll came to Alabama to replace Steve Sarkisian after Sarkisian was hired by the Atlanta Falcons as their offensive coordinator. "We our excited to hire Brian as our offensive coordinator and welcome him back to Western New York", Bills head coach Sean McDermott said. McDermott was concluding his collegiate playing career at William and Mary when Daboll was a volunteer assistant. (more...)
North Korea accepts offer from South to meet for peace talks North Korea accepts offer from South to meet for peace talks
- January 15, 2018

South Korea and North Korea on Friday agreed to hold high-level talks next week to discuss Pyongyang's potential participation in the PyeongChang Winter Olympics and ways to improve bilateral ties. Trump and South Korean President Moon Jae-in discussed the situation on the peninsula in a phone call on Thursday. "We want the regime to understand that unlike before, we are intent on resolving this, and it is our firm conviction that resolving this diplomatically is the correct answer", he ... (more...)
How did Twitter react to Liverpool's 4-3 win over Manchester City? How did Twitter react to Liverpool's 4-3 win over Manchester City?
- January 15, 2018

City scored twice from the 84th to almost stage a sensational recovery. Liverpool will on Sunday (today) at Anfield aim at becoming the first team to beat the runaway Premier League leaders, Manchester City , in the top flight this season. (more...)
Bournemouth add to Arsenal woes with a surprise win Bournemouth add to Arsenal woes with a surprise win
- January 15, 2018

Arsenal meanwhile are close to being left for dust in the race for the top four and after Tottenham's win yesterday are five point off the top four, with Liverpool still to play later. "That is why I chose to focus on the game". Howe said: "Every win in the Premier League is important". "I feel overall physically it was a tough game for us". (more...)
Manchester City could walk away from Sanchez deal Manchester City could walk away from Sanchez deal
- January 15, 2018

Manchester City are willing to miss out on signing Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez this month, while Jose Mourinho has done little to dampen speculation Manchester United could swoop instead. Manchester City had been expected to complete a deal for the player this month, but now Manchester United appear to have moved into pole position to seal a £30 million transfer. (more...)
Tyronn Lue believes big part of road trip struggles was shooting
- January 15, 2018

Cleveland will have another tough challenge on their hands with the Golden State Warriors Monday night (8 PM ET). We give a lot of grief, usually deserved , to officials across all sports when they screw up. The 133 points against Cleveland was the highest total scored by the Raptors in a non-overtime game in franchise history. Stephenson shot 6 of 11 (54.5%) from the field and 3 of 6 from deep in the win. (more...)
Ishant's twin strike limits South Africa to 335 Ishant's twin strike limits South Africa to 335
- January 14, 2018

Stay tuned for live updates and scorecard from the zeenews.com sports team. KL Rahul, Ishant Sharma and Parthiv Patel replaced Shikhar Dhawan , Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Wriddhiman Saha . South Africa had seemed set for a big first innings total when they reached 246 for three but some brilliant fielding and poor decision making combined to rattle their middle order and leave the honours even after the first day. (more...)