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Sports Zlatan Ibrahimovic 'closing in on a move to LA Galaxy'
Author: 0 Zlatan Ibrahimovic 'closing in on a move to LA Galaxy'

FC television analyst Taylor Twellman was the first to report the latest link between the Galaxy and Ibrahimovic , though a source cautioned that a deal isn't done. "I don't know. What I know is myself, the board and the player would like to have a happy end". Hard work is being put in behind the scenes to get back to full fitness, with Mourinho conceding that a lack of match sharpness is now the only issue holding him back.

Sports Kevin de Bruyne: Ruthlessly brilliant and brilliantly ruthless
Author: 0 Kevin de Bruyne: Ruthlessly brilliant and brilliantly ruthless

Raheem Sterling starts for Manchester City after missing their clash with Bristol City in midweek. His potential leg-breaker on Manchester City winger Leroy Sane has seen to that. The Brazilian used to be the king of the "under-the-wall" free kick but their is a new heir to the throne. In the future, it might change but we haven't paid more than £80 million- £100 million for one player.

Author: 0 Gronkowski at Patriots practice after concussion protocol

The NFL's best teams compete for the game's greatest prize on February 4. GIANTS: New coach Pat Shurmur believes quarterback Eli Manning, 37, has good years ahead of him, said he is determined to build a good offensive line, and after a season of rifts and suspensions, everyone will start with a clean sheet.

Sports Tiger Woods Leans on Short Game for Strong Finish at Torrey Pines
Author: 0 Tiger Woods Leans on Short Game for Strong Finish at Torrey Pines

After finding the green with his second shot from the rough, he faced the daunting prospect of having to two-putt from 80 feet, and he judged his pace beautifully, stroking his first putt to within two feet of the cup. The noise was enough to startle Woods who pushed the putt wide of the hole. Day joked that they could have continued to play, that all that was needed was some vehicle headlights along the fairway.

Sports Heynckes hails Gnabry after scoring against parent club Bayern
Author: 0 Heynckes hails Gnabry after scoring against parent club Bayern

Aubameyang, whistled each of the 20 times he touched the ball in Dortmund's 2-2 draw at home to Freiburg, responded on Instagram. Substitute Wagner wrapped it up against his former club in stoppage time just five minutes after coming on when he was quickest to react when Baumann parried Rafinha's cross from the right into his path.

Sports Tom Izzo hopes people 'rally behind the survivors' in sexual abuse scandal
Author: 0 Tom Izzo hopes people 'rally behind the survivors' in sexual abuse scandal

There's a lot of questions. Thompson countered: "He was on your staff throughout 2010". Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette promised a thorough investigation into how much Michigan State University officials knew about allegations of sexual abuse made by patients of sports doctor Larry Nassar , vowing Saturday that the probe will be "done right".

Sports Messi hints Barcelona are a better team without Neymar
Author: 0 Messi hints Barcelona are a better team without Neymar

The desire is the same as we have each season, trying to win everything. The Argentine ace scored Barcelona's 4000th goal at the Nou Camp in the Copa Del Rey quarter final second leg victory over Catalan rivals Espanyol, and remarkably, despite only playing 14 years at the ground, he has scored 7.7 per cent of Barca's goal on their home patch.

Author: 0 Super Bowl sparks revolutionary rivalry for Boston, Philly

But when the retirement does come, Pickles and his daughter said they'll being seeing more of the Bradys, enjoying some time at their fish fries, staying at their cabin and perhaps even watching a Vikings game. He remembers he was just 32 when Brady first started playing for the NFL . To the surprise of nobody, the Eagles will once again play the role of the underdog in this one.

Sports Kings coach Joerger 'all right' after dizzy spell
Author: 0 Kings coach Joerger 'all right' after dizzy spell

According to Jason Jones of the Sacramento Bee , assistant coach Elston Turner took over head coaching duties after Joerger left the game. "Sometimes when you stand up real fast from a sitting position, you get a little bit light-headed".

Sports Arsenal confident of completing Aubameyang transfer before Wednesday's deadline
Author: 0 Arsenal confident of completing Aubameyang transfer before Wednesday's deadline

But Marcos Rodriguez of Don Balon reveals that the Gabonese striker has been approached by two other clubs this January - Atletico Madrid and Sevilla - both of which he has rejected. With Arsenal now expected to miss the 12pm deadline by which they must register Aubameyang for him to be eligible to play Swansea City in the Premier League on Tuesday [30 January], they face a race against time to complete a deal which has been weeks in the offing.

Sports Tom Brady's former backup will out-earn Brady for Tremendous Bowl LII
Author: 0 Tom Brady's former backup will out-earn Brady for Tremendous Bowl LII

And I'll keep saying that. "I think that speaks to how well they've played all year". The Patriots may need no assistance but that hasn't stopped teams from helping them out like Jacksonville did last week with a delay penalty coming out of a timeout and a rushed punt that essentially gave Brady an extra timeout before halftime.

Sports Arsenal close to Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang transfer
Author: 0 Arsenal close to Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang transfer

Asked about Chelsea's interest in Giroud, Wenger responded: 'I want Olivier to stay. Edin Dzeko & Emerson Palmieri. At this point it's hard to predict what way this deal will go, but if Chelsea fail to sign a striker in January then serious questions have to be asked of the club's recruitment policy.

Author: 0 Eagles arrive in Minneapolis ahead of Super Bowl LII

You have to block them on every play. "This team just keeps finding ways to win, and that's our motto". The artist, who was sent to prison for two years for violating his parole, also talked about how his song "Dreams and Nightmares" became the unofficial anthem of the Eagles .

Author: 0 Former Spartan Draymond Green Addresses the Michigan State Scandal

Amid growing evidence that the university egregiously mishandled the Larry Nassar case, it was reported on Friday that the football and basketball programs have been riddled with sexual assault allegations over the past several years - allegations that were mostly swept under the rug.

Sports No big protest in UP over release of 'Padmaavat'
Author: 0 No big protest in UP over release of 'Padmaavat'

However, a positive review came from The Guardian which called it a fabulous film. The film received good word o mouth at the box office, the fans who have watched Padmaavat are praising Deepika, Shahid, and Ranveer for their excellent performance in the movie.

Sports San Jose will host 2019 NHL All-Star Game
Author: 0 San Jose will host 2019 NHL All-Star Game

With Zdeno Chara and Shea Weber not becoming all-stars, the contest was short on miles per hour and sizzle. "Why not?" Ovechkin said, smiling. "He has an extremely hard shot". Only Marc-Andre Fleury would choose a song from "Frozen" to pump him up during something like the save streak ... "I think they're going to be a team that's going to be there come Stanley Cup playoffs", the Nashville Predators defenceman.

Sports Cadillac, Acura out front as issues blight Alonso's auto halfway at Daytona
Author: 0 Cadillac, Acura out front as issues blight Alonso's auto halfway at Daytona

Alonso , whose co-drivers were McLaren reserve driver Lando Norris and United Autosports full-time driver Phil Hanson, was one of two current Formula One drivers in the race. So far in 2018 the Cadillac teams have been the strongest entries in the prototype class, even after IMSA relaxed the rules even the field. Roger Penske is back in sports cars this year with a strong Acura program, and so much attention has been placed on reliability, that speed and flawless team performance will be key ...

Sports Colts receive 'A' grade on Josh McDaniels hire
Author: 0 Colts receive 'A' grade on Josh McDaniels hire

With ample resources to upgrade the roster and a franchise QB in place, Ballard won't have any excuses if the Colts don't ascend under McDaniels. It's unofficially official: Josh McDaniels is headed to Indianapolis. The New England Patriots host the Jacksonville Jaguars in an NFL AFC championship game at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, MA on January 21, 2018. Belichick will have to replace both coordinators after the Super Bowl, as defensive coordinator Matt Patricia is expected to be ...

Sports Do the Thunder must make a commerce after dropping Roberson?
Author: 0 Do the Thunder must make a commerce after dropping Roberson?

Anthony scored 21 points and Paul George added 26. Southern Illinois (14-9, 6-4 Missouri Valley conference) made 8 of 13 3-pointers and shot 64 percent (30 of 47) from the field. "He was unbelievable", Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy said. "When those three are playing like that, you aren't going to be able to stop them, but we had to do a much better job of doing the things we could control".

Sports Celtic favourites in race to sign Chelsea youngster
Author: 0 Celtic favourites in race to sign Chelsea youngster

The gifted attacking midfielder/winger has always been regarded as one of the finest talents in the youth ranks of the Blues , but has unsurprisingly struggled for first-team chances at Stamford Bridge, with the likes of Eden Hazard, Willian, Pedro and more now sitting ahead of the Red Devils' global in the pecking order at the club.

Sports Buhari, Obasanjo meet face to face at AU summit
Author: 0 Buhari, Obasanjo meet face to face at AU summit

Buhari also expressed Nigeria's grave concern over the increasing threats posed by transnational terrorism and the attendant humanitarian crisis. Last Tuesday, the President Muhammadu Buhari administration came under scathing criticisms from a former President of the country, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo.

Sports Gronkowski returns to Patriots practice
Author: 0 Gronkowski returns to Patriots practice

Jaguars safety Barry Church was flagged for 15 yards for his hit on Rob Gronkowski in the AFC title game, and now a week later he's also been fined. In 2013, when he tore an ACL on a hit by that ended his season, Gronkowski was believed to have suffered a concussion on the play as well. Three of their four Super Bowl wins are considered considerable upsets - particularly their Super Bowl XLII and XLVI victories over the New England Patriots .

Sports PSG ace Javier Pastore rejects Anfield transfer offer
Author: 0 PSG ace Javier Pastore rejects Anfield transfer offer

Speaking to reporters following PSG's victory over Montpellier, Javier Pastore discussed his future and confirmed that he is seeking to leave the capital. "In the last global games, the coach [Jorge Sampaoli] didn't call me up", Pastore said. "When he's good he is an important player, when he maintains his consistency, when he trains and plays well".

Sports Jacare Drops Derek Brunson, Lights Up Twitter!
Author: 0 Jacare Drops Derek Brunson, Lights Up Twitter!

The force of the kick smashed through Brunson's guard and sent him crashing to the canvas as Jacare followed up with several accurate right hand blows before the referee stepped in to stop the fight after just 3:50 of the opening round. The knockout win not only got Jacare back on course following a loss in his last fight, but it also earned him a $50,000 Performance of the Night bonus as well.

Sports Positives for both sides, S Africa grapple with pitch woes
Author: 0 Positives for both sides, S Africa grapple with pitch woes

The Test, which seemed on brink of being abandoned on Friday, proved to be memorable for India . He's the shortest Indian batsman, but he stands tall amongst the greats that have played for being able to raise his game in proportion to the challenge and quality of opposition before him.

Sports Boateng advises Borussia Dortmund's Aubameyang on current transfer situation
Author: 0 Boateng advises Borussia Dortmund's Aubameyang on current transfer situation

Sky Sports News reported on Thursday that Olivier Giroud would not be moving to Dortmund as part of the potential Aubameyang deal, despite reports he may move on loan to the Westfalenstadion. We will still recruit somebody, it's possible. "It's possible, we will try, but at the moment we are not close to signing anybody". Aubameyang, who has been the subject of two rejected Arsenal bids with Dortmund holding out for £56million, has come in for heavy criticism from the German press due ...

Author: 0 Conte denies rumors of his discontent with Chelsea team

Enrique, the former Barcelona manager, has emerged as a favourite to replace him. Jose Mourinho managed back to back titles in 2005 and 2006 but was gone by the end of 2007, while Carlo Ancelotti failed to see out the season following his Premier League title in 2010.

Sports Federer one step away from 20th slam; faces Cilic in final
Author: 0 Federer one step away from 20th slam; faces Cilic in final

In six of his past seven Grand Slam finals , Federer has lost at least one set, with the lone exception his meeting with Cilic previous year at Wimbledon. I was just so relieved when everything was said and done, I think I felt the same way tonight. "In the second set I started to feel he was getting a bit slower, fighting with the blisters".

Sports Olivier Giroud to Chelsea: Former Arsenal forward believes deal should happen
Author: 0 Olivier Giroud to Chelsea: Former Arsenal forward believes deal should happen

Will Chelsea sign Olivier Giroud before the winter transfer window shuts? We keep our players. "It's possible, we will try, but at the moment we are not close to signing anybody". Arsenal have already sold two attacking players in Chilean superstar Alexis Sanchez , who moved to Manchester United and England worldwide winger Theo Walcott, who joined Everton.

Sports Real Madrid want to sell four players to fund Neymar transfer
Author: 0 Real Madrid want to sell four players to fund Neymar transfer

Madrid, the reigning Spanish, European and world champions, are 19 points behind Barcelona in the Primera Liga and were eliminated from the Copa del Rey this week to Leganes . Valencia's resurgence saw Zidane replace both Bale and Benzema by the end, but Ronaldo remained on the pitch to provide the flicked assist from which Marcelo killed the game.

Author: 0 Brady practices without glove as Gronk returns to practice

Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. In the injury report issued on Friday, the team said neither Gronkowski nor defensive lineman Deatrich Wise would play if the game were this Sunday. In fact, this would have put him out of action for the Super Bowl had it been played this upcoming Sunday and not next weekend. Since the start of last season, New England is 12-1 without Gronk.

Sports Cavani breaks PSG record as Neymar nets double on return
Author: 0 Cavani breaks PSG record as Neymar nets double on return

The Uruguayan opened the scoring eleven minutes in with a tap-in from close range in what was his 157th goal in 229 appearances for the Ligue One giants. Who do you think is PSG's greatest striker of all-time? The president of Paris Saint-Germain has moved to deny any truth to reports that Neymar will leave the club to sign for Real Madrid .

Sports Wenger: 'Alexis clarity helped us to Wembley spot'
Author: 0 Wenger: 'Alexis clarity helped us to Wembley spot'

With the score level at 1-1 heading into the break, Wenger decided he needed to inject some solidity into his side to further frustrate Chelsea - and found the breakthrough through Granit Xhaka's second-half victor. Arsenal manager Wenger said the victory showed they were over the upheaval caused by Sanchez's move to Manchester United . In part thanks to Wenger's shift to a three-man defense in the second half.

Sports Late Kings XI bid keeps Gayle in the IPL
Author: 0 Late Kings XI bid keeps Gayle in the IPL

The veteran paceman picked up a maiden one-day worldwide five-wicket haul, and as he shredded England's batting he was in the middle of a wild bidding war between the Chennai Super Kings and Kings XI Punjab - leading to a life-changing $1.4 million (7.2 crore) deal.

Sports Curran shines as England beat Australia in 5th ODI
Author: 0 Curran shines as England beat Australia in 5th ODI

England still lead the series 3-1, but their Australia Day hoodoo struck again as their hopes of inflicting a series whitewash over their Ashes tormentors were doused by a calamitous start. It was the first match at the 60,000-capacity Perth Stadium, which replaces the WACA for global cricket in Perth. Curran and spinner Moeen Ali (3-55) were England's chief destroyers, ensuring that Australia's first win at Perth Stadium will have to wait at least another season.

Sports James reunite with Irving, Curry joins Harden in NBA All-Star Game
Author: 0 James reunite with Irving, Curry joins Harden in NBA All-Star Game

The Rockets are sitting second in the Western Conference with a 34-13 record, behind the Warriors at 39-10, but Golden State's head coach Steve Kerr was ineligible since he coached the West in last year's All-Star Game. After the starters were selected, the captains could pick anyone from the remaining pool of 14 players. Apparently motivated by the perceived slight, Westbrook scored a season-high 46 points in a win over the Washington Wizards , televised nationally on TNT on Thursday.

Sports Australian Open: T.Babos and K.Mladenovic lift Women's Doubles title
Author: 0 Australian Open: T.Babos and K.Mladenovic lift Women's Doubles title

The victory comes less than 24 hours since Pavic partnered Oliver Marach to the men's doubles title. Debrowski hit the winning stroke with a forehand return victor. The 25-year-old teamed with China's Xu Yifan to win the Sydney International women's doubles title earlier this month. Roger Federer will attempt to win his 20th Grand Slam singles title when he plays Marin Cilic in the Australian Open final on Sunday night.

Sports Pakistan vs New Zealand, 3rd T20
Author: 0 Pakistan vs New Zealand, 3rd T20

New Zealand whitewashed West Indies in the T20I series . Sarfraz scored 29, while Haris and Umar Amin scored 20 and 21 respectively. In the final over, Tom Bruce - who had earlier taken a a superb tumbling outfield catch - fumbled a simple chance from Aamer Yamin which cost 10 runs from two balls.

Sports Team India for South Africa T20Is announced; Suresh Raina recalled
Author: 0 Team India for South Africa T20Is announced; Suresh Raina recalled

Meanwhile, Ajinkya Rahane has once again been overlooked for the T20I series. And that is the format he has made a return to by being included in the squad for South Africa T20s. He scored 314 runs in the tournament with two fifties and an unbeaten 126 against Bengal the highlight inning. Raina last played a T20 for India in Bangalore on February 1, 2017.

Sports Chennai Super Kings Squad For IPL 2018
Author: 0 Chennai Super Kings Squad For IPL 2018

However, his off-spinning counter-part Harbhajan Singh, who has played at Mumbai Indians since the first edition of the tournament, was bought by CSK for his base price of Rs 2 crore. Kings XI and Royal Challengers Bangalore spend money on quite a few worldwide players, while Delhi Daredevils and Rajasthan Royals make good picks.

Sports Robinho backs Neymar for Real move
Author: 0 Robinho backs Neymar for Real move

Emery has called on fans to show Neymar more affection after he was booed for taking a penalty on his only league appearance of 2018, which denied Edinson Cavani a chance to break the PSG goalscoring record. "It was a hard knock and the risk is getting another blow", said Emery. The Uruguayan striker, who joined the club in 2013, struck in the 11th minute as he tapped in from Adrien Rabiot's cross to move past the record of Swede Zlatan Ibrahimovic with his 157th goal in his 229th ...

Sports Real Madrid make contact with Zinedine Zidane successor
Author: 0 Real Madrid make contact with Zinedine Zidane successor

Their big stars haven't hit past heights this season, Cristiano Ronaldo is unhappy and agitating for an improved contract, and Zinedine Zidane seems nearly certain to lose his job unless the team can retain the Champions League . "This is a hard stadium, a team which has done fantastic in this league, were ahead of us in the table". Ronaldo and his Madrid team-mates are experiencing an unhappy campaign in Spain as they trail LaLiga leaders Barcelona by 19 points.

Sports THREE Man Utd stars warned by Alan Shearer after Alexis Sanchez transfer
Author: 0 THREE Man Utd stars warned by Alan Shearer after Alexis Sanchez transfer

He said the Chilean had moved from a "fantastic club to a giant club" in the swap deal that saw Armenia midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan head the other way. I would like to say a big thank you to the owners and to Mr Woodward for the recognition of my hard work and dedication. That's going to be very important for us.

Sports Seoul wins incentive gold ahead of PyeongChang Games
Author: 0 Seoul wins incentive gold ahead of PyeongChang Games

The French Olympic Committee also revealed on Thursday that the final nine athletes in alpine skiing will be announced on Sunday, bringing the total number of French athletes at the quadrennial event to 108 this year , compared with 114 in Sochi .

Sports Roma, two women in between Chelsea and Dzeko?
Author: 0 Roma, two women in between Chelsea and Dzeko?

Earlier this week, Conte said it was Chelsea's hierarchy who selected all new signings, with assistant Carlo Cudicini rumoured to be acting as a buffer between the Italian and the boardroom. As long as I have the player I will play him, because he has always shown me commitment, seriousness and professionalism. 'You know me very well - I'm not a diplomatic man.

Sports Manchester City have signed U.S. midfielder Mix Diskerud, say Umbro
Author: 0 Manchester City have signed U.S. midfielder Mix Diskerud, say Umbro

Diskerud was cast aside by MLS club New York City FC - one of Man City's sister clubs via City Football Group - at the beginning of 2017 and was on loan with Swedish club IFK Goteborg for the remainder of the year. Diskerud joined NYCFC from Rosenborg of Norway's top division and spent two seasons in MLS. The odd aspect of this signing is that he drastically underperformed in MLS, and was eventually benched by manager Patrick Vieira .