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Sports Juventus make move for Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere
Author: 0 Juventus make move for Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere

Supporters have vented their frustrations over Arsenal's poor campaign which has seen them fall 23 points behind leaders Manchester City. Crystal Palace manager Hodgson is a big fan of the Arsenal midfielder and controversially took him to Euro 2016 during his time in charge of the national team.

Author: 0 Super Bowl LII matchup: Patriots vs. Eagles

The turnover swung momentum to the Eagles , who grabbed a 14-7 lead on LeGarrette Blount's bruising 11-yard run. The Philadelphia Eagles have reached their first Super Bowl since 2005 after a 38-7 win over the Minnesota Vikings .

Sports Kyrie Irving scores 40 points but Celtics' still lose to Magic
Author: 0 Kyrie Irving scores 40 points but Celtics' still lose to Magic

Like, we need it as a team. "There's a lot more adversity down the road and we got to be able to weather the storm no matter what". "We felt we played well against the Cavaliers and didn't come out with the victory. All the Celtics expected more. "It feels good to get a win, especially after playing well", Payton said. Stevens said Eddie, who had a brief two-day stay with the Celtics three years ago, was added for the trip because of injury and illness (Aron Baynes was out sick Saturday) ...

Sports #AUSOpen: Dimitrov knocks out home favourite Kyrgios
Author: 0 #AUSOpen: Dimitrov knocks out home favourite Kyrgios

Nadal will potentially meet Dimitrov in the semi-finals, and the third seed will prove a hard challenge, particularly if can produce in clutch moments as he did Sunday. "That's what I'm gonna try (do)". Dimitrov prevailed in 3hrs and 27 minutes and his 7-6 7-6 4-6 7-6 triumph means he is through to a third Melbourne quarter-final and a meeting with unseeded British No 2 Kyle Edmund .

Sports Alexis Sanchez set to undergo Red Devils medical
Author: 0 Alexis Sanchez set to undergo Red Devils medical

Guardiola, though, has no intention of trying to sign another out-and-out striker, saying Raheem Sterling can move in from the wing if needed, as he did when City won 2-1 at Manchester United in December. "I think him and Marcus [Rashford] have both played on that left side and both have chipped in with goals and assists, and it's great for us that we have such great attacking flair".

Sports NU men's basketball defeats MI, prepares to take on Ohio State
Author: 0 NU men's basketball defeats MI, prepares to take on Ohio State

Minnesota was outshot 26-24 for the game but had a 7-4 shot advantage in the final period. Even with the momentum of a ranked win on their side, the Huskers have a tough test ahead against the Buckeyes. Minnesota is averaging 79.7 points per game this season while allowing 72.7 per contest. Defensively, Ohio State yields 66.2 points per game against the opposing teams.

Author: 0 Barry Church's hit on Rob Gronkowski was 'his job,' Richard Sherman says

Gronkowski was taken to the locker room as the team follows concussion protocol. Gronkowski had one catch for 21 yards before exiting the game. I hope he's healthy. Though Gronkowski has had a litany of injuries to overcome in his career , he hasn't missed time due to a concussion. Again, there's no way any doctor can state on January 21 that any player will be fit to play professional football within two weeks.

Author: 0 Fans stocking up on Eagles NFC Championship gear

The win sends the Eagles to Super Bowl LII to face off against the New England Patriots , the team who bested them last time they reached the big dance in 2004. The turnover sparked the Eagles as they took a 21-7 lead when Jeffery caught a 53-yard touchdown pass from Foles to cap a seven-play, 76-yard drive.

Sports Underdog Eagles overpower Vikings to win NFC crown
Author: 0 Underdog Eagles overpower Vikings to win NFC crown

Foles was helped greatly by the Eagles' domination on defense and a spectacular weaving 50-yard interception return TD by Patrick Robinson . The Vikings marched into Philadelphia as three-point favorites, with the NFL's top-ranked defense against a backup quarterback who hadn't thrown for more than 300 yards in a game since 2014.

Sports Vice President Pence takes off on trip to Middle East
Author: 0 Vice President Pence takes off on trip to Middle East

Indeed, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer has said the president is to blame for the shutdown that has dominated headlines over the weekend, stating that the issue had arisen because Trump "can't take "yes" for an answer". The visit lasted for fewer than four hours. Pence planned to depart on his trip Friday evening even as a government shutdown appeared imminent . "The Vice President's meetings with the leaders of Egypt , Jordan, and Israel are integral to America's national ...

Sports Jalen Ramsey is Sick of Patriots' Praise
Author: 0 Jalen Ramsey is Sick of Patriots' Praise

Some of the Patriots' players downplayed Ramsey's taunt, saying that trash talking is part of the Jaguars cornerback's game. Earlier, Ramsey declared that the Jaguars would win the Super Bowl after beating the Pittsburgh Steelers in their AFC divisional round showdown.

Sports Patriots favored by 5-6 factors over Eagles in Tremendous Bowl
Author: 0 Patriots favored by 5-6 factors over Eagles in Tremendous Bowl

DANCING IN THE LINC: Fifty seconds into the final quarter, with the score 38-7, Eagles players on the sideline and waiting to kick off on the field were dancing up a storm and fans were chanting "We want Brady". "He's the same guy", wide receiver Torrey Smith remarked after catching one of Foles' three touchdown passes. It all made for a long night two weeks before Minneapolis hosts the Super Bowl that the Eagles and Patriots now have reached.

Sports German Bundesliga Report: Bayern Munich v Werder Bremen 21 January 2108
Author: 0 German Bundesliga Report: Bayern Munich v Werder Bremen 21 January 2108

According to BBC, Bayern , who have won six league games in a row, are 16 points clear. Despite facing a relegation battle and aware of the sides bad record in Munich - Bayern have scored at least five goals in each of Bremen's last five visits - the visiting players showed they weren't overawed.

Sports Martial strike gives United points at Turf Moor
Author: 0 Martial strike gives United points at Turf Moor

French global, Anthony Martial helped United to our fourth straight win in all competitions since the 0-0 draw against Southampton at Old Trafford and it was also the first time the Frenchman would score in three successive Premier League games having scored against Everton , Stoke City and Burnley .

Sports Minnesota Misery: Vikings dominated by Eagles in NFC Championship game
Author: 0 Minnesota Misery: Vikings dominated by Eagles in NFC Championship game

And remember, the Eagles did this without the guy who likely would have been the NFL's Most Valuable Player, quarterback Carson Wentz , if he hadn't suffered a season-ending knee injury. Halapoulivaati Vaitai has struggled at times while filling in for Peters, but the second-year player from TCU kept Minnesota's sack leader at bay. Of course, it helped that the Vikings picked the absolutely worst game to reveal every wart and deficiency they had.

Sports Pep Guardiola 'proud' of Manchester City's character in Newcastle win
Author: 0 Pep Guardiola 'proud' of Manchester City's character in Newcastle win

It counts after fixture 38. The Catalan is still preaching caution, especially after Liverpool inflicted City's first league defeat of the season just last week. If you go there expecting to lose, then you'll lose. "I always said no". "Still we have 42 points to play [for]". "But if they have their full team out, I think they give anyone in Europe a game".

Sports Alexis Sanchez 'so close' to completing Man Utd transfer, says Jose Mourinho
Author: 0 Alexis Sanchez 'so close' to completing Man Utd transfer, says Jose Mourinho

However, sensational new reports from BBC journalist David Ornstein claim the two sides have come to an agreement for a straight swap deal with no fees. "In fact they think Ibrahimovic might leave during the current season because of the main interest in him from America and China and their seasons start in March".

Sports Tyson Fury Closing In On Boxing Return As Suspension Is Lifted
Author: 0 Tyson Fury Closing In On Boxing Return As Suspension Is Lifted

However, the 29-year-old has recently returned to training with the intention of competing during the spring, and the North-West fighter has taken a step closer to making his highly-anticipated return. On Thursday (Jan 18), Fury posted on social media: "Working really hard and putting in the sacrifice needed to achieve glory. There will be no victory without pain".

Sports Edin Dzeko agrees to join Chelsea
Author: 0 Edin Dzeko agrees to join Chelsea

That is according to Italian reporter Tancredi Palmeri. Palmieri would add to boss Antonio Conte's left-back and left-wing back options, as Spaniard Marcos Alonso now has very little competition in those positions at the club. This has seen the current Premier League Champions look elsewhere, with their attentions apparently having been drawn to former Man City striker Edin Dzeko .

Sports The Cleveland Cavaliers' defense has to be better
Author: 0 The Cleveland Cavaliers' defense has to be better

It was Cleveland's ninth loss in its last 12 games. Perhaps Lue can get some coaching tips from Gregg Popovich after the Cavs play the Spurs in San Antonio Tuesday night. The Cavaliers continued to struggle against the Oklahoma City Thunder . But think of all the other games he has played since he turned pro that don't count toward 30,000.

Sports Seven-up for Real Madrid as Bale shines
Author: 0 Seven-up for Real Madrid as Bale shines

After winning his most recent Ballon d'Or, Ronaldo claimed he is the greatest player in the history of football. The former Tottenham player has been whistled at intervals throughout his four and a half seasons in Spain, and just last summer the consensus around the Bernabeu was that his time at the club was over.

Sports Man United legendary era coming to end
Author: 0 Man United legendary era coming to end

The 36-year-old Englishman has been plagued by injury and illness issues this season, primarily dealing with an irregular heart rhythm. Speculation was rife that Jose Mourinho was set to move to PSG in the summer, after Manchester United refused to give the Portuguese the war chest he demanded to get his transfer targets.

Sports Sam Darnold favored in Daniel Jeremiah's first 2018 mock draft
Author: 0 Sam Darnold favored in Daniel Jeremiah's first 2018 mock draft

So why does Kiper consider Allen to be at the top of the class? But the National Football League is all about projection, and he has a high ceiling. Quarterback Ryan Finley will be back, but the 5-foot-9 Hines was one of the most explosive players in the country.

Author: 0 Who was your man of the match? Brighton (A)

Willian doubled the lead three minutes later after a flowing attacking move that saw the Brazilian being played into space inside the box and he made no mistake from 18-yards out, 0-2. "I have got to a level where I feel I needed to make the jump to Chelsea and push myself and get myself to a better level and playing with world-class players here is only going to help".

Sports Clarkson Leads Injured Lakers To Victory
Author: 0 Clarkson Leads Injured Lakers To Victory

They have won two of the first three to begin their seven-game road trip, but lost 10 of 12 prior to that. The Lakers were also without starting shooting guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope (left foot). Over his last 15 games, the lanky Latvian has averaged 21.7 points on 40.1 percent shooting-a significant dip from the 24.5 points on 45.4 percent shooting he posted across his first 25 outings of 2017-18.

Sports Focus for Vikings on Sunday should be Eagles' running game
Author: 0 Focus for Vikings on Sunday should be Eagles' running game

Bank Stadium home but first must overcome the top-seed Eagles in a battle between two elite defenses. - City crews dubbing themselves the Crisco Cops were greasing light poles around Philadelphia Sunday morning to prevent Eagles fans from climbing after the NFC Championship game .

Sports Fouhy: Coaches pushing for Todd Haley to become Cardinals' next head coach
Author: 0 Fouhy: Coaches pushing for Todd Haley to become Cardinals' next head coach

He told ESPN days before Pittsburgh's upset playoff loss that he would consider retiring if, he said, the Steelers don't value him highly in the upcoming round of contract negotiations. Tom Withers from the Associated Press confirmed that the Browns have spoken with Haley about making him the new offensive coordinator. Mike Munchak, however, brings another variable in the equation for Pittsburgh to make things a little more interesting.

Sports Rob Gronkowski leaves game after hit to head from Barry Church
Author: 0 Rob Gronkowski leaves game after hit to head from Barry Church

The team said Gronkowski, who was evaluated for a head injury, would not return just after the fourth quarter started. The Pats were awarded a first down, however, as Church was flagged for the helmet-to-helmet hit. Gronkowski was immediately taken to the locker room, presumably for concussion evaluation. The Patriots would go on to score a touchdown on the drive when Gronkowski left the game, cutting the lead to 14-10, which was the halftime score.

Sports Lyon trim PSG's Ligue 1 lead with 2-1 win
Author: 0 Lyon trim PSG's Ligue 1 lead with 2-1 win

PSG manager Unai Emery was already without Brazilian star Neymar, who missed the trip to Lyon with a thigh injury. Mbappe had to be replaced by Julian Draxler following a lengthy delay. Lyon did finally get the winning goal with the last meaningful action of the contest, though, as Depay worked space to shoot before lashing a 25-yard effort past a statuesque Areola in the fourth minute of injury time .

Sports Kane strikes but Southampton holds Spurs
Author: 0 Kane strikes but Southampton holds Spurs

They were both vulnerable to crosses. THIS game takes place on Sunday, January 21 . With Kyle Walker gone to City and Danny Rose wanting to leave and being injured, Spurs had to call on two players who had previously been fringe players.

Sports Nadal advances to fourth round of Aussie Open
Author: 0 Nadal advances to fourth round of Aussie Open

The most hotly anticipated match of the men's tournament so far lived up to its billing, and Dimitrov won three tie-breaks to clinch a 7-6 (7/3) 7-6 (7/4) 4-6 7-6 (7/4) victory. "I started later than usually (knee soreness pre-season), one match like this probably helps because that's confidence for myself, knowing that I can resist nearly four hours on the court, playing at the good intensity, so quarterfinals already, that's great news, I'm very happy for that".

Sports Top Premier League Manager Marco Silva Shockingly Sacked
Author: 0 Top Premier League Manager Marco Silva Shockingly Sacked

Watford released a statement on their official website earlier today suggesting that it was a "difficult decision" to sack Silva, as they still believe he was the right appointment all along. "For the security and success of the football club, the Board believes it has to make a change". Gracia moved to Rubin Kazan for the 2016-17 season but left after they finished ninth in the Russian League.

Sports Dimitrov ousts Kyrgios to advance into Australian Open quarterfinals
Author: 0 Dimitrov ousts Kyrgios to advance into Australian Open quarterfinals

Indeed, in another sign of his growing maturity, Kyrgios did not melt down, but stepped up, breaking for 4-3 to edge ahead for the first time in any of the three sets played. However, the Aussie had the better of Dimitrov during their most recent encounter, the semi-final of the Brisbane International earlier this month.

Sports Bellator 192: Rory MacDonald crowned new welterweight king
Author: 0 Bellator 192: Rory MacDonald crowned new welterweight king

But at the end of the day, it's about showing up on game night and getting it done. I tried to score points sometimes, move around. MacDonald (20-4) was four minutes away from winning the UFC welterweight title back in July 2015 but lost to then-champion Robbie Lawler when he had his nose shattered in the final round of their UFC 189 meeting.

Sports Jack Del Rio leading candidate to become Giants DC
Author: 0 Jack Del Rio leading candidate to become Giants DC

Del Rio was sacked by the Raiders after the 2017 season in order for the team to hire Jon Gruden. ESPN's Chris Mortensen reports that former Oakland Raiders head coach Jack Del Rio is one of the top candidates to become Shurmur's defensive coordinator with the Giants .

Sports Depression: Michael Phelps was there too, and he found the way out
Author: 0 Depression: Michael Phelps was there too, and he found the way out

Phelps, who has sought professional help, says his road to recovery hasn't been easy. And there was a photo taken in fall 2008 - just weeks after he'd won a record eight gold medals at the Beijing Olympics - that showed from a bong. 'I said to myself so many times, "Why didn't I do this 10 years ago?" Phelps recalled his first day of therapy and said he was shaking from nerves because he knew a change was coming.

Sports Guardiola wishes Alexis Sanchez, Man Utd 'good luck'
Author: 0 Guardiola wishes Alexis Sanchez, Man Utd 'good luck'

The return of German playmaker Mesut Ozil , who laid on a handsome backheeled assist for Lacazette's goal, also helped Arsenal fans to forget the absence of Sanchez, who was left out of the squad for a second straight game. Manchester City were favourites to sign the 29-year-old this month, until Pep Guardiola decided against a reunion. "They've decided that. Good luck".

Sports EPL: Iwobi on target as Arsenal crush Crystal Palace
Author: 0 EPL: Iwobi on target as Arsenal crush Crystal Palace

Arsenal swept Palace away with four goals in a blistering first 22 minutes. There are hopes that Mesut Ozil and Aaron Ramsey will be fit enough to return to the side, which could allow Arsenal to start with Alex Iwobi on the left, Ramsey on the right and Ozil as a No.

Sports After Houston's Win, Here's Hoping for a Warriors-Rockets Playoff Series
Author: 0 After Houston's Win, Here's Hoping for a Warriors-Rockets Playoff Series

One game in Houston and wins in the season series doesn't make the Rockets the new league favorite - despite what some will lead you to believe in the coming days. They'll never admit to it, but when you're dispatching challengers with the ease Golden State was, it's hard to not let that get to your head. The Rockets opened strong, as Harden drained three threes in the first two minutes (in just his second game back from injury) and Paul dictated play effectively and had his three-ball ...

Author: 0 Oklahoma State upsets No 4 Oklahoma in Stillwater

Oklahoma missed a 3-pointer with eight seconds left and Jensen grabbed the rebound but she was called for travelling. Young's 48 points certainly weren't his most efficient effort so far this season, going 14-39 from the field and 8-20 from three.

Sports NFL Betting Tips: Patriots to beat Jacksonville and Minnesota to overcome Philadelphia
Author: 0 NFL Betting Tips: Patriots to beat Jacksonville and Minnesota to overcome Philadelphia

For example, the Mark Sanchez-led New York Jets finally got over the hump against their rivals in the highest-rated AFC Divisional Round game on record and third highest of all time. If you would have told me they were going to be in the NFC Championship Game without Carson Wentz , Jason Peters , Jordan Hicks , Darren Sproles, Chris Maragos and Caleb Sturgis, I would have told you that you were insane.

Sports Liverpool FA Cup Tie to Use Video Assistant Referee
Author: 0 Liverpool FA Cup Tie to Use Video Assistant Referee

The Chelsea striker and Spain worldwide, Morata was cautioned initially for appearing to dive and then was shown an immediate second yellow card for dissent. Both received yellow cards for diving, as did winger Willian . Referee Graham Scott booked the Brazilian for diving but replays showed there was clearly contact - yet no penalty was awarded.

Author: 0 Australian Open: Defending champion Roger Federer through to third round in Melbourne

They first played each other in 2005. That's why the players get frustrated with the whole grand slam situation because we don't have a seat at the table. The injury was a fresh concern for the 12-time Grand Slam champion, whose ranking has slipped to 14 after an inactive second half of 2017. Sharapova came into the match with a 4-3 career lead in matches, but Kerber had won their past two matches, including at Wimbledon in 2014.

Sports Alex Iwobi on target in Arsenal's demolition of Crystal Palace
Author: 0 Alex Iwobi on target in Arsenal's demolition of Crystal Palace

Nacho Monreal , Alex Iwobi , Laurent Koscielny and Alexandre Lacazette all found the net inside the opening 22 minutes in the side's Premier League clash with Palace at the Emirates. This time it was young winger Iwobi who provided the finishing touch with a clinical close-range finish from Monreal's cross. Sanchez's firepower was not needed against an out-of-sorts Palace, which went behind after six minutes when Monreal headed in a corner by Granit Xhaka.

Author: 0 Video comparing Novak Djokovic's serve from Wimbledon to Australian Open

Maria Sharapova might not be seeded but she is still a huge chance of winning the women's singles, as shown in her 6-1 7-6 (7-4) win over 14th seed Anastasija Sevastova . Yet it is a fact that the last time Konta had any momentum was back at Wimbledon last summer. "And, you know, I'm just going to go out there and do my best".

Sports Australian Open 2018: Djokovic comes though Monfils test in blazing Melbourne heat
Author: 0 Australian Open 2018: Djokovic comes though Monfils test in blazing Melbourne heat

Djokovic looked far from his best in the 39-degree heat but was still too good for the enigmatic world No.39, maintaining his flawless record against Monfils with a 4-6 6-3 6-1 6-3 victory. In his second round match against French tennis star Gael Monfils, the Serbian survived the heat and came away with a win. The reproduction of the story/photograph in any form will be liable for legal action.