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by | December 18, 2017 | 11:25

With 1238 minutes played, that gives him a 99 minutes-per-goal ratio, meaning he is scoring nearly a goal-per-game. The summer signing from the Gunners, Liverpool's next Premier League opponent, was named Sky's Man of the Match for an industrious and efficient midfield display and insists he is relishing working under Jürgen Klopp .

by | December 18, 2017 | 07:02

It caps an incredible year for Farah who won gold at the World Championships in the 10,000 metre race. The 34-year-old Farah was presented with the award on video link by his daughter, Rhianna. Manchester City midfielder Phil Foden, 17, took home the Young Sports Personality of the Year award. Bradley's parents, Carl and Gemma, thanked the British public for "helping them get out of bed" as they deal with their son's death.

by | December 18, 2017 | 06:50

The Titans (8-6) fell two games behind AFC South-leading Jacksonville, which visits Levi's Stadium next Sunday. Gould, no surprise, converted as he has on every kick he's attempted since Garoppolo took over as the starting quarterback. The Titans trailed 16-10 at halftime, but they marched down the field for scores on each of their first two drives of the second half. The third-down play came at the end of a 12-play, 84-yard drive for the Titans, and it made it 20-16.

by | December 18, 2017 | 06:13

WSU was able to keep up with Young's rapid scoring pace for the first eight minutes, but the Sooners operated at an elite level on offense for the entire 20 minutes of the first half , scoring 54 points on 40 possessions for 1.35 points per possession to take a 15-point lead into halftime.

by | December 18, 2017 | 01:14

Eric Weddle picked him off to end their third offensive series and mark the fourth straight game that the Ravens' safety picked off a Browns QB. And sitting sixth row at FedEx Field for what could be one of Kirk Cousins' last home games in Washington is pretty enticing - save for the fact that parking will likely cost quadruple what you pay for the ticket at best.

by | December 18, 2017 | 00:08

Two of these tag teams are big enough that they can definitely head into WrestleMania 34 as the champions of SmackDown , while the other two stand nearly no chance at winning those belts. Corbin has been a dominant US Champ thus far, but can he continue that streak against two opponents? The reunited buddies have run afoul of Shane McMahon , so the commissioner has made it his mission to rid them from his show.

by | December 18, 2017 | 00:05

Hogan (shoulder) is inactive for Sunday's game against the Steelers . Hogan ended the week as questionable on the Patriots Friday injury report after being limited in practice all week. Their wide receiver depth chart is rounded out by Phillip Dorsett , Kenny Britt and Matthew Slater . This was a major reason why the Pats signed Britt last week.

by | December 17, 2017 | 23:07

I said, 'Yes, relegated!'". "If we continue doing that I am confident we will have games like today where we are luckier, score goal and win". "They talked between themselves and decided and I think it's the right thing". Arsenal sit seventh in the Premier League and are desperate to club up the table and into the Champions League spots. "I think from Benitez's point of view, he's took them up, he's fought hard for the first half of the season and he's trying to convey that message ...

by | December 17, 2017 | 22:23

The investigation was initially led by an outside worldwide law firm, Quinn Emanuel Urquhart and Sullivan, LLP, and will be overseen by former House Chief of Staff Erskine Bowles, according to the Panthers. According to Sports Illustrated , Richardson made several financial settlements after complaints of sexual harassment and using a racial slur toward an African-American, followed by non-disclosure and non-disparagement agreements.

by | December 17, 2017 | 22:05

With No. 1 contender Stephen Thompson having lost one bout and drawn another one in two uninspiring dates with champ Tyron Woodley, could Dos Anjos be one win away from becoming a two-division champ? Round Five: The round begins with Lawler cracking a swinging Dos Anjos with a counter right, Dos Anjos backs a swinging Lawler into the cage wall while landing a combo of his own.

by | December 17, 2017 | 22:05

Fournette did not practice all week because of the injury, which he suffered in the third quarter of last Sunday's victory over. He now leads the Jaguars with 923 yards and eight touchdowns. The development isn't an appealing one for owners in the midst of the fantasy playoffs, but reserve running backs Chris Ivory , T.J. Yeldon and Corey Grant have proved effective at certain junctures of the season.

by | December 17, 2017 | 21:27

There has been no indication from Kaka about his next move but it has been suggested in Italian media that he may take up a role with AC Milan . Milan and his first team Sao Paulo both offered him a playing contract to extend his career, but Kaka , who was in Brazil's World Cup-winning squad in 2002 and was the last Brazilian to be voted world player of the year in 2007, chose to call it a day.

by | December 17, 2017 | 19:41

You may remember how, ahead of the most recent defence of his WBO middleweight title, Saunders laughed as his son punched opponent Willie Monroe Jr. below the belt as the fighters took to the scales in London. "I told you he's not going to hit me and he didn't hit me". 'He won't be landing with none of them - he'll be missing with a load of them and then I'll be coming back and I'll break his heart'.

by | December 17, 2017 | 19:23

Christian Eriksen struck a late consolation but Tottenham , who will drop to seventh if Liverpool avoid defeat at Bournemouth on Sunday, were thoroughly outclassed on the road, meaning they have now claimed just one point from their last five away trips away from Wembley Stadium.

by | December 17, 2017 | 19:10

Brendan Rodgers' side faced Hearts looking to extend their run to 70 games. Brendan Rodgers has revealed Celtic wouldn't have scored on Sunday even if they had played five games, in a hilarious reaction to finally losing their unbeaten record.

by | December 17, 2017 | 18:53

Interim head coach Steve Spagnuolo has history with Philadelphia, having coached there, and he would love nothing more than to upset the Eagles . The Eagles have to roll with what they have, and that is Nick Foles which actually isn't too bad.

by | December 17, 2017 | 18:20

It has been reported that Southampton would want as much as £75 million in transfer fees in order to part company with Van Dijk, who is one of the best central defenders in the Premier League , with Liverpool claimed to be intent on signing him in January.

by | December 17, 2017 | 16:12

This injury comes just two weeks after Gobert returned from an 11-game absence after a different bone bruise in his knee. "This group's got character, and they are going to compete no matter what the circumstances, and they did", Jazz head coach Quin Snyder told reporters.

by | December 17, 2017 | 15:30

Many South Africans remember that Ramaphosa was a board member of the Lonmin mine at the time of the Marikana massacre in 2012, when police shot dead 34 striking mine workers. The leadership battle has caused fierce political infighting, raising fears the party may split before 2019 elections. The growing frustration around Mr Zuma led the party to suffer its worst-ever performance in municipal elections in 2016, with its vote share falling below 60 per cent for the first time.

by | December 17, 2017 | 14:32

Asked if City's players held a different opinion, De Bruyne told BT Sport: "No, absolutely not". "We are such a humble team, as you can see in the performance today from Kevin de Bruyne . He said: "Today was a special performance from all the team". City are now 21 points clear of Tottenham , but Guardiola was full of praise fro Maurcio Pochettino's side - a team they failed to beat either home or away in his first season at the club.

by | December 17, 2017 | 13:11

Mourinho has taken to tiptoeing around the Mkhitaryan debate, instead talking generically about others being more deserving of their place, but he had no qualms about going in with two feet last month when he accused the player of a gradual "disappearing" act .

by | December 17, 2017 | 12:07

Middle Tennessee: Finished strong after only clinching bowl eligibility with a win over Old Dominion in the regular season finale. The first quarter of Saturday's Raycom Media Camellia Bowl featured an incredible interception by Arkansas State's Justin Clifton .

by | December 17, 2017 | 11:18

Chelsea's win saw them move into third place, 11 points adrift of leaders Manchester City, who were hosting Tottenham Hotspur in the late match . Chelsea have won 7 of 9 in the league and should be able to maintain that streak through a continuing series of eminently winnable Premier League matches through the end of February (when the Champions League returns as well, interspersed with back-to-back trips to Manchester).

by | December 17, 2017 | 10:34

The word itself is almost 50 years old - having been coined by then Vogue editor Diana Vreeland to describe how youth culture was changing fashion and music - but has seen a resurrection in a more political context over the past 12 months.

by | December 17, 2017 | 05:52

The club's £70million asking price proved prohibitive, but there was concrete interest from Liverpool , Chelsea and Manchester City . Van Dijk has made 12 Premier League appearances so far for the Saints this season. Van Dijk issued a transfer request in August in order to push through a Southampton departure, though the club maintained their stance in refusing to sell the Netherlands worldwide.

by | December 17, 2017 | 05:08

Australia will resume on 549-4, and look destined to seal victory and reclaim the Ashes with two Tests to spare. His older brother Shaun savoured his first Ashes ton at the Adelaide Oval, an unbeaten 126 that made him Man-of-the-Match. Instead it seems like Australia will bat on for as long as they like, and an exhausted England will probably fall apart as soon as their turn comes around, the pitch flips once more from genteel promenade to lightning-infused viper pit.

by | December 17, 2017 | 02:47

They have to bring the same intensity that they brought last week against the Raiders . Ultimately, I feel really conflicted on this pick. Alex Smith and the Chiefs offense will look to keep rolling against a Chargers defense that could be missing star cornerback Casey Hayward .

by | December 17, 2017 | 02:34

The Braves have already designated Gonzalez for assignment and the Dodgers may not be keeping Kemp either. For the Dodgers, it's all about getting underneath the luxury tax in advance of the 2018 season. Moving Kemp opens up a potential roster spot for top Braves prospect Ronald Acuna, who turns 20 on Monday. A mainstay in the Dodgers lineup since being acquired from the Boston Red Sox in 2012, Gonzalez was limited by back issues for much of 2017.

by | December 17, 2017 | 01:46

Real Madrid was tied with Al Jazira in a Club World Cup semifinal before Gareth Bale subbed into the match. "We wanted to win it, we knew [Gremio] were good, but Madrid have never won five trophies in a year and Zidane told us that we must drain our batteries, and we are deserved winners".

by | December 17, 2017 | 01:28

Chicago scored on a field goal before the end of the first half. Sporting News will be providing live updates throughout Saturday's game . Though they haven't been wholly inspiring, the Detroit Lions are still alive in the NFC Playoff race.

by | December 16, 2017 | 23:50

The first ODI here, however, had India batting first after winning the toss in April heat, and Dhoni, then a greenhorn playing his fifth ODI, walked into Indian consciousness with a stunning 123-ball 148 against Pakistan. The Sri Lankans on the other hand, smarting from Rohit Sharma's onslaught, will be taking solace from the fact that Angelo Mathews , who seemed to be struggling with his fitness after completing his century in the last match, is fit to fire for his team in this crucial ...

by | December 16, 2017 | 22:53

From a possible 24 points, United have only managed to accumulate a single point - worryingly sitting in an alarming territory. Stoke v West Ham also took place with both sides looking to move further away from the relegation zone. Arsenal was held to a scoreless draw by West Ham, while Newcastle suffered a home loss to Everton on Wednesday. "The other day, I think we saw in the first half that we can beat teams if we do well, and we have to carry on with this message".

by | December 16, 2017 | 22:27

And what of the reception for Anthony, who led the Knicks to three straight playoff appearances after arriving in 2011, led the league in scoring when they won 54 games and a division championship in 2013, and always made it clear that he loved NY and didn't want to go? But I'd be lying if I said I'm not ecstatic to be going back and playing there.

by | December 16, 2017 | 21:37

The seven-year investigation has been one of the Memphis Police Department's most high-profile unsolved cases in the death of Wright , who played for the Memphis Grizzlies and four other National Basketball Association teams as a forward and center in 13 seasons before retiring in 2009.

by | December 16, 2017 | 21:15

The result meant the Hammers had already climed above Stoke in the table before substitute Diafra Sakho compounded the home side's woes. Stoke are 15th with 16 points, while West Ham are 19th. Captain Mark Noble was one of the standout performers and set up Hernandez's late chance, which saw goalkeeper Petr Cech possibly get the slightest touch to the Mexico striker's curling shot.