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Mourinho yet to agree terms over new Man Utd deal, despite reports Mourinho yet to agree terms over new Man Utd deal, despite reports
- January 19, 2018

A lack of game time, and public questioning from manager Jose Mourinho , sparked talk of a possible switch for a man who joined the Red Devils for £30 million from Southampton in the summer of 2014. An announcement from the club is imminent. They are also still in the Champions League and the FA Cup. Express Sport understands Mourinho has been offered a new contract until 2021. (more...)
Robins rewarded with City semi-final Robins rewarded with City semi-final
- January 19, 2018

The Chilean saved three penalties in the previous round against Wolverhampton Wanderers and saved again from Riyad Mahrez after Jamie Vardy had missed the previous spot kick. "I'm so happy", the Spaniard told Sky Sports after he had bounced on to the King Power Stadium pitch to congratulate his mixed bag of promising starlets and global heavyweights. (more...)
Man Utd lead the race to sign £35m midfielder Man Utd lead the race to sign £35m midfielder
- January 19, 2018

Despite Nice struggling for consistency this season, Seri has maintained a good level of performance, which helped the Ligue 1 side qualify for the UEFA Champions League qualifying round this year. No concrete details have been made public in relation to the kind of fee that he would command but it's understood that Nice would be willing to listen to offers in the range of £35 million. (more...)
Manchester United under growing pressure from Jose Mourinho to keep Marouane Fellaini
- January 19, 2018

Stoke , which has been in the top flight since 2008, is in third-to-last place after 23 games. The 27-year-old, who has been linked with Real Madrid for a number of years, is out of contract at the end of next season. "He hasn't played for a long time now due to the winter break and I was a little cautious of that, but I thought he was sensational". So, when the transfer window is open it's also open for any club that is interested in our players. (more...)
First Ram 1500 commercial is out and about explaining good ol' life First Ram 1500 commercial is out and about explaining good ol' life
- January 19, 2018

Ram has been working on this new full-sizer for years now, tweaking the interior and exterior shape. It also includes lift assist helped by a nitrogen- and oil-charged strut. The automakers are lobbying the Trump administration for changes to federal Corporate Average Fuel Economy, or CAFE, targets that would make it easier for trucks to comply. (more...)
Graham criticizes Trump staffers on immigration
- January 19, 2018

There's still some room", Graham said, later adding, "I don't think John Kelly's irrational. But the chances for a deal seemed to be much worse now than a week ago, when the President in a Tuesday meeting had told lawmakers to do all they could to reach an immigration agreement. (more...)
Sharapova back in Oz, joins Federer, Djokovic in 2nd round
- January 19, 2018

The Russian will now face the victor of Angelique Kerber and Donna Vekic in what will be an attractive third-round encounter, regardless of whoever the opponent will be. I'm not at the point where I fully trust Sharapova. Defending champion Roger Federer was quickly into his majestic stride with a straight-sets victory over Slovenian Aljaz Bedene in his opening match at the Australian Open on Tuesday. (more...)
No Alexis or Ozil at Bournemouth No Alexis or Ozil at Bournemouth
- January 19, 2018

Alexis Sánchez was left out of the squad, before his impending move to Manchester, and his absence made the farce grow stronger. City remained favourites to sign the Chile worldwide this month until Manchester United expressed their interest last week. (more...)
Dana White confirms Ferguson vs Nurmagomedov for UFC 223 Dana White confirms Ferguson vs Nurmagomedov for UFC 223
- January 19, 2018

It's not good news for current UFC Lightweight Champion Conor McGregor and his fans. The Irishman could attempt to throw a spanner in the works by announcing his intentions to defend the Lightweight title, but it sounds like White has already made his mind up and is moving forward with the Lightweight division without McGregor. (more...)
Henrikh Mkhitaryan breaks silence as Wenger confirms Sanchez deal is close Henrikh Mkhitaryan breaks silence as Wenger confirms Sanchez deal is close
- January 18, 2018

At the moment, everything is almost in place for a deal to happen with Manchester United . Any suggestion that Martial might depart for Arsenal in exchange for Sanchez was rejected out of hand by United, who still think highly of a player that possesses the innate talent to reach Sanchez's level one day. (more...)
Manchester United 3-0 Stoke City: Ruthless hosts dominate Potters Manchester United 3-0 Stoke City: Ruthless hosts dominate Potters
- January 18, 2018

Mourinho omitted winger Henrikh Mkhitaryan from the squad amid reports that Arsenal were interested in taking him to The Emirates as part of a swap deal for their Chile forward Sanchez . Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting, who scored twice against United earlier this season in a 2-2 draw, also saw a goalbound shot blocked by Phil Jones. Such profligacy was always likely to haunt the visitors and so it proved when Martial added a second seven minutes before the break. (more...)
Mel Kiper Jr. has Bears taking Calvin Ridley at No. 8
- January 18, 2018

Kiper's predictions stand in stark contrast to his coworker Todd McShay, who pegged Key to go No. 9 to the New York Jets and Guice to go No. 24 to the Seattle Seahawks in his first mock draft . 2. Here's saying they go after that train of thought right away. If the Chicago Bears traded down into the 10-20 range, I think Ridley becomes a much better value. (more...)
Southern shutdown: Snow and ice prompt closings Southern shutdown: Snow and ice prompt closings
- January 18, 2018

Massachusetts' second significant storm this month is expected to drop up to a foot of snow on parts of the state - though this time, it will be Western Mass bearing the brunt. Potentially hazardous wind chills prompted schools to close Tuesday across Texas, Arkansas, Louisiana, Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, Tennessee, Kentucky, Kansas and Missouri. (more...)
Daniel Cormier Reacts To Jon Jones' Polygraph Test Daniel Cormier Reacts To Jon Jones' Polygraph Test
- January 18, 2018

The 30-year-old Jones returned to the Octagon last July to take on Cormier in a bout that was originally scheduled to take place back at UFC 200 in July 2016. He did pass a polygraph at one point, but he did not murder the test administrator. While he has made admitted mistakes in the past when it comes to drug use, the man once considered the greatest MMA fighter of all time is going to every length possible to prove his innocence this time around. (more...)
Wawrinka happy to be back, but still feeling pain Wawrinka happy to be back, but still feeling pain
- January 18, 2018

The three-time Grand Slam victor, who defeated Rafael Nadal to win the 2014 Australian Open, has slipped to nine in the world rankings and faces a battle to climb higher after his early round exit. Wawrinka took an early lead in the tiebreak thanks to a Berankis double-fault and an ace took him to 6-1. "I think the last 12 days was more than what I could have dreamed coming here". (more...)
Phil Thompson predicts where Liverpool FC, Man United will finish this season Phil Thompson predicts where Liverpool FC, Man United will finish this season
- January 18, 2018

United now sit 12 points behind the leaders having taken advantage of City's first league defeat of the season by beating struggling Stoke City 3-0 on Monday night. It was a big, big game for us on Monday with points to be played for and teams dropping points around us. Ian Wright shared his belief that the Reds need to sign a goalkeeper and another centre-half if they are to challenge for the Premier League title next season, when speaking to BBC Radio Five Live last night . (more...)
Hawks 94, Pelicans 93 — Postgame recap Hawks 94, Pelicans 93 — Postgame recap
- January 18, 2018

After the game, Bjelica said he only put him in a headlock just to calm him down and protect himself. "New Orleans has no intention of trading Anthony Davis ", Woj said. Charlotte's Michael Carter-Williams and Washington's Tim Frazier were ejected and given double technical fouls after an altercation with four minutes remaining in the game. (more...)
Jaguars RB Fournette in injured in three-car crash Jaguars RB Fournette in injured in three-car crash
- January 18, 2018

Troopers said she was not distracted, but her actions caused the crash. "But the amusing thing is, it was Pittsburgh fans". Leonard Fournette (left) is seen with a state trooper at the crash scene on Tuesday. Appreciate everyone that has reached out to check on him. It was weird, considering the rookie scored a career-high three TDs at Heinz Field last Sunday. (more...)
Liverpool fans call for convicted Jon Flanagan to be SACKED
- January 18, 2018

The crime could of resulted in a six-month jail term, however Flanagan escaped with a 12-month community order and 40 hours of unpaid work. Judge Wendy Lloyd today told him: 'You are a relatively young man with no previous convictions and it is therefore sad that you have come before the court today due to your behaviour. (more...)
Will Ferrell's bizarre interview of Roger Federer
- January 18, 2018

Reigning champion Federer, 36, had to settle for a more attritional display than his first-round victory against Aljaz Bedene in order to down Struff. Djokovic held a private meeting with the players before the tournament to talk about issues on the ATP World Tour. "I felt like sometimes we overdo it". (more...)
Sharapova cranks up title charge on day four
- January 18, 2018

The Russian is making her first appearance at the Australian Open since 2016 and came through unscathed against Maria Tatjana in the opening round. That was her only hold though as Sharapova won the next five games to take the first set 6-1. (more...)
Adam Forshaw deal agreed, medical today, set for debut on Saturday Adam Forshaw deal agreed, medical today, set for debut on Saturday
- January 18, 2018

A deal has been a greed between Leeds and Boro, with Forshaw set to have his medical on Thursday morning. Forshaw told the YEP: "I'm so excited". "I was attracted by the history and the size of the club but I can see the project and what the club is trying to do now". (more...)
Real Madrid coach Zidane: Never a problem with James Real Madrid coach Zidane: Never a problem with James
- January 18, 2018

This fine form has seen the Colombian's stock rise again and consequently Liverpool have now shown interest in the talented midfielder. The Colombian global is now in the first season of a two-year loan deal at Bayern Munich after agreeing to the move last summer. (more...)
Mathieu Bastareaud set to miss France's game against Ireland Mathieu Bastareaud set to miss France's game against Ireland
- January 18, 2018

The European Professional Club Rugby committee hearing the case upheld the citing complaint against Bastareaud, saying that the nature of the verbal abuse warranted a red card. Head coach Brunel made his first squad selection since taking over from veteran boss Guy Noves last month, and has taken the decision to recall experienced Clermont half-back Morgan Para. (more...)
Northwestern finds no luck against this year's Big Ten upstart Northwestern finds no luck against this year's Big Ten upstart
- January 18, 2018

Defensively, Northwestern yields 67.2 points per game against the opposing teams. Williams, the Buckeyes' second-leading scorer had 11 points on two of three shooting from deep, while Jackson was able to offset a poor shooting night with his seven boards and six assists. (more...)