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Sports Man Utd attacker Martial wanted Arsenal switch instead of Mkhitaryan
Author: 0 Man Utd attacker Martial wanted Arsenal switch instead of Mkhitaryan

RMC Sport report that the former Monaco man is keen to move on and has rejected a new and improved contract in recent days, citing his inconsistent starting place at the club as a reason to leave. "Everyone is now on the same page". And United's hierarchy are aware that the 22-year-old has substantial market value, and they know a number of clubs both in England and the continent would gladly taken them - which could indeed help them with some of their own targets.

Sports Jimmy Kimmel's audience went wild when Zlatan Ibrahimovic appeared on the show
Author: 0 Jimmy Kimmel's audience went wild when Zlatan Ibrahimovic appeared on the show

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has strongly hinted at being available for Sweden at the World Cup , saying his chances of going to Russian Federation are "sky high". Ibrahimovic, who has won 116 caps, has talked in the past about returning to the Sweden set-up, saying only last month: "If I want, I am there". Many consider Zlatan to be the best football player in the history of Sweden and a World Cup without his participation wouldn't be the same.

Sports Cech unable to explain Arsenal's horrendous away form
Author: 0 Cech unable to explain Arsenal's horrendous away form

Arsenal were already certain to rest players from the Singapore competition because of what has always been Wenger's desire for them to have at least three completely clear weeks of rest during the summer. According to Sami Mokbel of the Daily Mail , attendance has fallen in the Gunners' last four Premier League home games, which is a "serious concern" to the club.

Sports Pep Now 7th Among Most Successful Managers, Closes In On Mourinho
Author: 0 Pep Now 7th Among Most Successful Managers, Closes In On Mourinho

This is an opportunity for some people to play and to try to get a place in the team. The likes of Paul Pogba and Romelu Lukaku arrived at United during Mourinho's tenure but the title has still proven to be beyond the Red Devils . It's been a breath of fresh air in many ways - attacking, open, adventurous football with really good players. After Man City defeated Tottenham Hotspur 3-1 on Saturday, Man United needed a win over West Brom to keep the slim title hopes alive.

Sports Brown helps Celtics to 2-0 lead in series over Bucks
Author: 0 Brown helps Celtics to 2-0 lead in series over Bucks

Bledsoe: "I don't even know who the $@%# that is". After watching film today, maybe Bledsoe's memory will be refreshed. BOSTON (AP) - Jaylen Brown had a playoff career-high 30 points and the Boston Celtics pulled away into second half to earn a 120-106 win over the Milwaukee Bucks on Tuesday night.

Sports Here's What 'Desperate' United Will Do To Sign Isco From Real Madrid
Author: 0 Here's What 'Desperate' United Will Do To Sign Isco From Real Madrid

Six days after confirming he will be leaving his boyhood club at the end of the season, Torres rolled back the years with a volleyed finish, reminiscent of the 34-year-old in his prime. History shows that Bayern knows how to play against Real Madrid . As reported earlier, English referee Michael Oliver awarded Real Madrid a penalty, while Juventus goalkeeper Buffon rushed toward Oliver immediately after the call and quickly got a red card.

Sports 10-Man Barca Survive Celta Vigo Scare
Author: 0 10-Man Barca Survive Celta Vigo Scare

Barcelona also set a new La Liga record by going 33 games unbeaten to start a season. "When you make many changes you are taking a lot of risks but tonight I thought it was the right moment to assume those risks", he said. The hosts made a bright start to the second half and nearly went in front on 53 minutes when Aspas released Jozabed, whose curling shot flew just wide of the right post.

Sports Kenyan team in commonwealth games back in the Country
Author: 0 Kenyan team in commonwealth games back in the Country

In the qualifying finals, Canada trounced England 97-79 and then got revenge against New Zealand with a 88-86 victory in the semifinals. Most creditable was the performance of IndianOil's Table Tennis and Badminton players. Ashwini, however, failed to grab a bronze medal in the mixed doubles partnering Satwik, even as H.S. Prannoy suffered defeat in the men's singles bronze-medal playoff.

Sports Premier League Preview: West Ham United vs. Stoke City
Author: 0 Premier League Preview: West Ham United vs. Stoke City

But another substitute would yet have a decisive impact on the result , Carroll superbly turning in a cross from Aaron Cresswell to ensure the spoils were shared at London Stadium . All three decisions were correct calls by referee Michael Oliver, following a hard few days in which he and his wife have been abused after he awarded Real Madrid a last-minute penalty against Juventus and sent off Gianluigi Buffon in the Champions League on Wednesday.

Sports Pivotal Game 3 as Lightning look to further control series vs. Devils
Author: 0 Pivotal Game 3 as Lightning look to further control series vs. Devils

Tampa Bay, which never trailed in winning the first two games, took the lead again 42 seconds into the second period on Killorns third power-play goal of the series and fourth overall. The goal for the Devils and Schneider will be to repeat their efforts in Game 4. Nikita Kucherov logged a pair of helpers and the Lightning saw Andrei Vasilevskiy allow three goals on 39 shots.

Sports Tax Day 2018: Where to find freebies and deals
Author: 0 Tax Day 2018: Where to find freebies and deals

On April 17, the first 17 people who call to book requesting the "Tax Day rate" will get a one-night stay for just $4.17. However, to keep Uncle Sam happy, you will still need to pay your taxes today. Kids ages 12 or younger can receive a free kids meal with a purchase of $10 or more by an accompanying adult. Staples is offering free shredding services for up to a pound of documents through April 21.

Sports Sandy Hook parents sue right-wing radio host Alex Jones for defamation
Author: 0 Sandy Hook parents sue right-wing radio host Alex Jones for defamation

The suit filed by parent Leonard Pozer and ex-wife Veronique De La Rosa mentioned Lucy Richards, a Florida woman who left threatening voicemails and send ominous emails to Pozner. He had killed his mother, Nancy Lanza, in her bed before driving the short distance to the school. "Undoubtedly, there's a cover-up , there's actors, they're manipulating, they've been caught lying, and they were pre-planning before it", Jones said in a March 2014 broadcast.

Sports Player Appears to Threaten Michigan, Tags Harbaugh
Author: 0 Player Appears to Threaten Michigan, Tags Harbaugh

Let's not forget. Not your friend." and "They sent someone to my crib before. "Elysee [Mbem-Bosse] left the football program in mid-November and is no longer with the team". Mbem-Bosse's tweets are now protected, meaning would-be followers have to first request Mbem-Bosse to gain access to his feed. There are no stories directly explaining what happened to Mbem-Bosse on MI, but he tweeted an image of a text that appears to say he was suspended by Harbaugh.

Sports Klay Thompson sets Spurs ablaze in Game 2 win
Author: 0 Klay Thompson sets Spurs ablaze in Game 2 win

Embiid was a spectator in Game 1 of the first-round series because of a broken orbital bone around his left eye. JaVale McGee had the defensive assignment on Aldridge at the start of the game and actually outscored him 9-4 in the Warriors' first-quarter runaway.

Sports Frustrated Mourinho Puts Four Man Utd Stars On Transfer List
Author: 0 Frustrated Mourinho Puts Four Man Utd Stars On Transfer List

A team that against Chelsea, Liverpool and Manchester City , won all of them. "I've given them a bollocking, and quite rightly", said Ferguson. I hope Pogba doesn't leave, I think he's a fantastic player, but could he be replaced? A week after City surrendered a 2-0 lead to lose 3-2 to United and squander the chance to wrap up the title in ideal style against their arch-rivals, it was relegation-bound West Brom who served it up on a plate.

Sports Man City ace Aguero happy to wrap up title early
Author: 0 Man City ace Aguero happy to wrap up title early

It is understood Guardiola has told Aguero not to rush back and focus on getting fit again for the World Cup in Russian Federation in June. "If you're feeling like a victor, stomp your feet!" "Recovering from an arthroscopy on my knee".

Sports Man City escape transfer ban for Garre case
Author: 0 Man City escape transfer ban for Garre case

Garre was 16 at the time but Argentine officials accused City of tapping him up when he was still 15, pointing to Federation Internationale de Football Association rules that say no player can leave their home country until they are 18, unless the player's parents move countries for "non-footballing reasons".

Sports NFL Draft: Steals and bargains with Alabama roots
Author: 0 NFL Draft: Steals and bargains with Alabama roots

Following on from a massively unforeseen win over regular National Football League giants New England Patriots, the Philadelphia Eagles have forced their way into contention, which is reflected in being pitted as the second favourite in terms of odds with a 10/1 price made extremely appetising after last year's efforts.

Sports Arsene Wenger criticizes Premier League's VAR decision
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger criticizes Premier League's VAR decision

April 15 (Reuters) - Newcastle United virtually guaranteed their Premier League safety as they came from a goal down to beat Arsenal 2-1 at a spring-like St James' Park on Sunday. Matt Ritchie who scored the victor for Newcastle United in the 68th minute ignored Aubameyang's greeting and instead embraced fellow goalscorer Ayoze Perez on St James' Park pitch.

Sports Real Madrid winger Lucas Vazquez: There's a definite anti-Madrid sentiment
Author: 0 Real Madrid winger Lucas Vazquez: There's a definite anti-Madrid sentiment

The Mancunian giants are now in a strong position in the attack front, where they have had Rashford and Martial warming the bench, and bringing a player of Bale's calibre does not make sense with his recent injury record. "We are happy with [Isco's] game, and with his goal", the Frenchman said. However, it is expected that Klopp will rest most of his key players in order to prepare for the tie against the Italians in the Champions League.

Sports Moses sees four minutes action in Chelsea win
Author: 0 Moses sees four minutes action in Chelsea win

Chelsea are now seven points off the Champions League spaces, with all the sides above them yet to play this weekend. BBC " Football Analyst" Crooks has chosen three players that he believes lead the charge for Chelsea for their second-half comeback against Southampton .

Sports West Ham vs. Stoke live stream
Author: 0 West Ham vs. Stoke live stream

Following the game, Sutton said Hart should not be in Gareth Southgate's squad for Russian Federation, saying the goalkeeper had "dropped his ticket" to go to the World Cup. Since then though Stoke have collected just four points from the 36 available to them, they've lost their last four on the spin, and they are firmly rooted in the relegation zone six points from safety, effectively seven if you consider their goal difference.

Sports Games closing ceremony was flawed, organisers admit
Author: 0 Games closing ceremony was flawed, organisers admit

They made decisions not to have athletes enter the stadium. GOLDOC has released a statement today apologising for a major planning error. He said again that a mistake was made and that the athletes came in as part of the pre-show entertainment.

Sports Bryce Harper smacks a broken bat home run vs. Mets
Author: 0 Bryce Harper smacks a broken bat home run vs. Mets

But the Mets responded with a tying run in the bottom half on a Todd Frazier RBI single. Facing Jacob deGrom with two outs in the first inning, Bryce swung hard on an inside baseball, shattering his bat and leaving himself with only a handle in his hands.

Sports Romelu Lukaku reveals 'painful' West Brom problem
Author: 0 Romelu Lukaku reveals 'painful' West Brom problem

Victory for West Brom came in just the second game for caretaker boss Darren Moore and the 43-year-old believes restoring a sense of togetherness is the key to ending a torrid season on a high. Fuelled by the majestic form of Kevin De Bruyne , David Silva , Sergio Aguero and Raheem Sterling , City set a new Premier League record earlier this season by winning 18 successive matches.

Sports Bruins go for 3-0 lead vs. Maple Leafs
Author: 0 Bruins go for 3-0 lead vs. Maple Leafs

The Leafs have to find a way to blunt the Boston attack and find a way to get to Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask . That was a delay of game/puck over the glass penalty late in the first that led to a James van Riemsdyk power-play goal. But there's no way to dance around what happened this past Saturday; the Bruins weathered an early Toronto storm, lit Frederik Andersen up for four goals, and simply hung back for the final 40 minutes of a 7-3 victory.

Sports Dwyane Wade, Miami Heat too much for Philadelphia 76ers
Author: 0 Dwyane Wade, Miami Heat too much for Philadelphia 76ers

Meanwhile, the Sixers lost their offensive rhythm after a successful first quarter and shot just 2 of 18 on 3-pointers in the half. After the game, Whiteside said he had faith in the coaching staff, but there have been trust issues between him and Heat Coach Erik Spoelstra for some time now.

Sports Reuben Foster will stay away from 49ers during legal issues
Author: 0 Reuben Foster will stay away from 49ers during legal issues

The injunction, issued last June by U.S. District Judge Roger T. Benitez, involves Proposition 63, a 2016 voter-approved initiative that outlawed ammunition magazines holding more than 10 rounds, requires background checks for bullet purchases, criminalizes the failure to report lost or stolen guns, and strengthened avenues to remove guns from felons upon being convicted.

Sports Arsenal's Away Record In 2018 Is Utterly Dreadful
Author: 0 Arsenal's Away Record In 2018 Is Utterly Dreadful

You wonder how you can lose this game. It's very harsh to swallow a defeat like this. The simple truth is, he has as impressive a CV as any manager that Arsenal could hope to attract in the near future, has seasoned Premier League experience and is a master in European matches.

Sports Nashville Predators look for 3-0 lead over Colorado Avalanche
Author: 0 Nashville Predators look for 3-0 lead over Colorado Avalanche

Colton Sissons and Forsberg each scored twice, and backup goaltender Juuse Saros stopped 33 shots. NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Ryan Hartman's empty-net goal with 1:09 left wound up the victor as Nashville held off Colorado for a 2-0 lead in the first-round Western Conference series.

Sports Donegal Meats gains access to Chinese market
Author: 0 Donegal Meats gains access to Chinese market

China is Ireland's third-largest market overall. Creed said agri-food exports to China increased roughly five-fold from around €200 million in 2010 to almost €1 billion past year. "We have a number of plants that are now approved - we hope to have others approved shortly - and it is up to those plants to build their market contacts out there".

Sports Stoke's Lambert upbeat despite late West Ham equaliser
Author: 0 Stoke's Lambert upbeat despite late West Ham equaliser

West Ham boss David Moyes cut a serene figure after a last-gasp leveller from substitute Andy Carroll boosted his side's Premier League survival chances and deepened the relegation worries of opponents Stoke . "We got him back at the start of the week so we will keep monitoring him". "We took points off them, though, and it's a point for us, so it's a good result in the end".

Sports VAR penalty awarded in Germany after players left pitch
Author: 0 VAR penalty awarded in Germany after players left pitch

Winkmann then blew for the break, allowing the players to go in for half-time - only for the VAR official to give the handball and award a penalty. Mainz remained the stronger team in the second half, and De Blasis wrapped up victory 11 minutes from time after an embarrassing error from Alexander Schwolow.

Sports Jon Rahm reigns in Spain after the 'hardest Sunday of life'
Author: 0 Jon Rahm reigns in Spain after the 'hardest Sunday of life'

Dunne led by one shot overnight and a birdie on the 18th gave him a final-round 71 and outright second place. Rahm and Elvira were both tied at 19 under on the 15th and a playoff beckoned, but Elvira hit the water with his first shot on the penultimate hole, leading to a double bogey.

Sports Man City wins Premier League after United loses to West Brom
Author: 0 Man City wins Premier League after United loses to West Brom

However, a shock 1-0 win for West Brom , who are now rooted to the bottom of the Premier League means that the title celebrations can start early for the Citizens. "I trust in my work, that is for sure - I have no reason not to trust", he said. I think with my experience you don't win titles with inconsistency.

Sports Batsmen, spinners star in big Kolkata win
Author: 0 Batsmen, spinners star in big Kolkata win

The venue of the match is at Eden Gardens , Kolkata . He was clobbered for 42 runs in his last couple of overs as KKR raced towards 200 easily. KKR experimented last game with Robin Uthappa opening the batting instead of Narine, instead of his otherwise No.3 slot.

Sports Royals-Blue Jays postponed because of hole in Rogers Centre roof
Author: 0 Royals-Blue Jays postponed because of hole in Rogers Centre roof

Police say they blocked off the area directly under the CN Tower and the stadium. The entrance to the CN Tower and Rogers Centre closed. The Blue Jays tweeted that they are investigating whether to postpone Monday's game. "Fortunately there's been no injuries reported", said Toronto Police Const. Allyson Douglas-Cook. Toronto has been in the grip of an ice storm since the start of the weekend, causing power outages and scrambling travel plans, including for thousands of commuters Monday.

Sports Manchester City confirmed as champions as rivals United lose
Author: 0 Manchester City confirmed as champions as rivals United lose

This league title is for you too! Manchester City bagged the Premier League for the fifth time in history as they previously won it in 1937, 1968, 2012 and 2014. "I know that you don't want to read anything after a defeat like this one, that any comments made after the game sound like hollow words", he wrote on his blog.

Sports Pacers stun LeBron's Cavs in NBA Playoffs
Author: 0 Pacers stun LeBron's Cavs in NBA Playoffs

Veteran Al Horford led the team with 24 points and 12 rebounds, while Jayson Tatum had 19 and 10. James scored 24 with 12 assists and 10 rebounds for his 20th career triple-double. Cory Joseph dribbled up the court, before feeding Victor Oladipo at the top of the 3-point line. That experience means the three-time champion isn't anxious about this latest hole that Cleveland is in.

Sports Britain claims Syria, Russia preventing access to chemical attack site
Author: 0 Britain claims Syria, Russia preventing access to chemical attack site

A Kremlin statement said Putin and Rouhani agreed that the Western strikes had damaged the chances of achieving a political resolution in the multi-sided, seven-year conflict that has killed at least half a million people. Maas has singled out Russian Federation for routinely blocking United Nations efforts to investigate suspected chemical weapons attacks. "Everything that has strained the relationship is on Russia's side", she said, adding that the USA hopes for improved ...

Sports NWS: Storm that damaged Lamar University Saturday morning not a tornado
Author: 0 NWS: Storm that damaged Lamar University Saturday morning not a tornado

Separately the city of Greensboro tweeted that damage was "prominent" but that a tornado had not been immediately confirmed by the National Weather Service . About 33,000 Consumers Energy customers and 125,000 DTE customers were without power by noon Sunday in MI due to damaged power lines. Paul International Airport said flight operations had resumed as of Sunday morning after a spate of flight cancellations on Saturday.

Sports Will Dez Bryant let vendetta against Cowboys stop move to Ravens?
Author: 0 Will Dez Bryant let vendetta against Cowboys stop move to Ravens?

Bryant immediately deflected blame for Dallas' decision to release him , suggesting prominent players were behind it. According to a number of reports , Bryant may have a hard time staying in the NFC East . Spotrac estimates Bryant's market value at around $9.4 million, but suggests it's "very possible" Bryant's deal ends up looking like the one Crabtree signed last month.

Sports Angry Donaldson squares up to umpire in Monte Carlo
Author: 0 Angry Donaldson squares up to umpire in Monte Carlo

So was the painstakingly boring recovery which followed. "It was a boring time because I don't like to be doing nothing". Last year, Nadal won a 10th Monte Carlo Masters crown by defeating his fellow Spaniard Albert Ramos-Vinolas in the final and, at 30 years and 10 months old, became the oldest champion in the Open Era at the tournament.