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Sports Pulisic says USMNT pressure too much. Liverpool could be worse!
Author: 0 Pulisic says USMNT pressure too much. Liverpool could be worse!

As for the video of Pulisic dunking, the 19-year-old moved to quash talk that the rim must have been lowered from the regulation height of 10 feet in order for him to reach the basket. that will come with the youngster, slip through their grasp. I'm learning a lot: "tactically, technically, gaining strength". But to Mourinho's frustration, thereport suggests that Liverpool are favourites to sign Pulisic, come the end of the season.

Sports Quique Sanchez Flores silent on Stoke link after Copa del Rey win
Author: 0 Quique Sanchez Flores silent on Stoke link after Copa del Rey win

He has a release clause worth €4m in his contract and Stoke are willing to pay that amount to Espanyol once Flores gives the signal to move back to England this month. The Potters sacked Mark Hughes on Saturday , with the club in the Premier League relegation zone. Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill is still in the running if Flores turns down the chance.

Sports Boss still in dark over January budget
Author: 0 Boss still in dark over January budget

He remains hopeful of making two or three additions before the window closes at the end of the month, although he has had to downgrade his ambitions markedly since the turn of the year. "It is not a team at the bottom that will come here and say, "We are relegated" and that is it". It will be a tough game for us. Republic of Ireland keeper Rob Elliot and defender Chancel Mbemba could return to the squad after recovering from thigh and knee injuries respectively, but Mitrovic is still ...

Sports Lonzo Ball's opponent at point guard a mystery as Lakers host Spurs
Author: 0 Lonzo Ball's opponent at point guard a mystery as Lakers host Spurs

On the morning of the game against the Hawks, Walton and his rookie point guard were forced to answer several questions about whether he still has the locker room and their relationship. Looking at the betting trends, the Spurs are 6-1 ATS in their last seven games against a team with a losing record, 3-0-1 ATS in their last four against the Western Conference and 6-2-1 ATS in the last nine games overall.

Sports Patriots Injury Report: Week 17 versus Jets
Author: 0 Patriots Injury Report: Week 17 versus Jets

But he has had issues with the Jets before and I don't see this being a blowout. You may remember Tom Tupa (he finished his career with one season in Washington in 2004). New York's inactives were DE Muhammad Wilkerson, TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins (rib/foot), RT Brandon Shell (concussion), WR Lucky Whitehead, OLB Freddie Bishop, CB Rashard Robinson and DE Deon Simon.

Sports Tennessee vs. New England, Jacksonville vs. Pittsburgh-It's on in the AFC!
Author: 0 Tennessee vs. New England, Jacksonville vs. Pittsburgh-It's on in the AFC!

During the regular season , Henry recorded the fifth-fastest time among the NFL's ball-carriers, hitting 21.64 miles per hour on a 75-yard touchdown against the Houston Texans on December 3. Hogan missed the final three games of the season . The Steelers have won 10 of 11 since, the lone loss coming against New England. The second-year back leads the National Football League with 6.09 yards per carry in the fourth quarter, and he was second in the National Football League with 390 ...

Sports Ronaldo gives honest verdict on Neymar move from Nou Camp to PSG
Author: 0 Ronaldo gives honest verdict on Neymar move from Nou Camp to PSG

The Brazil worldwide has enjoyed a blistering start to life in the French capital, scoring 20 goals and bagging 14 assists in 20 games in all competitions so far. And he'll be hoping to get on the scoresheet again when they take on Claudio Ranieri's Nantes this weekend. I personally agree with what Ronaldo had to say about the player.

Sports Donaldson, Machado, Bryant, Rendon in arbitration hot corner
Author: 0 Donaldson, Machado, Bryant, Rendon in arbitration hot corner

Britton, who is expected to miss the first half of the season after suffering a ruptured Achilles tendon while doing sprints in December, agreed to a $12 million deal. The Orioles also reached one-year deals with shortstop Tim Beckham ($3.35 million), right-hander Brad Brach ($5,165,000) and catcher Caleb Joseph ($1.25 million).

Author: 0 Numis Securities Ltd Reiterates "Buy" Rating for JRP Group PLC (JRP)

With 1,000 avg volume, 55 days are for BURFORD CAPITAL (OTCMKTS:BRFRF)'s short sellers to cover BRFRF's short positions. The SI to Intersections Incorporated's float is 12.68%. Among 3 analysts covering Safestyle UK PLC ( LON:SFE ), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. JRP Group PLC has a 52 week low of GBX 84.26 and a 52 week high of GBX 158.85.

Sports 20-year-old claims $450M Mega Millions jackpot
Author: 0 20-year-old claims $450M Mega Millions jackpot

Whatever he's going to spend his millions on, Missler sounds like he is going to make responsible decisions after telling lottery officials "I'm only 20, but I hope to use it to pursue a variety of passions, help my family and do some good for humanity".

Sports RB Leipzig dismiss early Keita switch
Author: 0 RB Leipzig dismiss early Keita switch

In earlier reports, Kicker revealed a contract clause with a €75 million fee for Keita only due in the summer if Leipzig qualify for the Champions League - with Liverpool allegedly paying €10m less should Leipzig fail to qualify for European competition.

Sports Guardiola Backs Man City To Survive Liverpool Test, Continue Unbeaten Run
Author: 0 Guardiola Backs Man City To Survive Liverpool Test, Continue Unbeaten Run

For us it's a real test, going to Anfield, one of the most prestigious stadiums and teams in the world so we'll try to put on a good performance, it's a big game for us. They thrashed 10-man Liverpool 5-0 in the reverse fixture at the Etihad early in the season. Liverpool will start life without Philippe Coutinho after he joined Barcelona officially on Monday.

Sports NWS: Winter Storm Warning Thursday Night, Friday
Author: 0 NWS: Winter Storm Warning Thursday Night, Friday

The northwestern Pennsylvania city has already seen 133 inches of snow - more than 11 feet - through January 10, making it the snowiest city (population of 100,000 or more ) in the United States so far this winter. The city likely won't have the ice around long enough for widespread power outages, but some areas will receive around about a quarter of an inch of accumulation - which is when power outages begin to occur.

Author: 0 Louis outdraws LA in TV ratings for Rams' playoff game

Get ready because many of those questions [VIDEO ] will be answered soon! "He may not be fleet of foot", Kelly said four years ago, "but he's fleet of mind". But just like I noted above in the Steelers-Jaguars matchup , I'll take the team led by a Hall of Fame quarterback with 12 playoff games (and a Super Bowl win) under his belt over the quarterback playing in his first playoff game.

Sports Dakar Rally: In Bolivia, Mena stands tall at halfway stage
Author: 0 Dakar Rally: In Bolivia, Mena stands tall at halfway stage

Hero MotoSports Team Rally's Oriol Mena and C.S Santosh were 27th and 28th respectively after the second day of the Dakar Rally 2018 here. "Now we have about 450 kms to make it to the Bivouac at Arequipa and it will be another day in the bag".

Sports Panthers' Thomas Davis to retire after 2018 season
Author: 0 Panthers' Thomas Davis to retire after 2018 season

Davis said on NFL Network. Davis told NFL.com's Brooke Cersosimo of his plans, and the Panthers tweeted the following picture shortly thereafter. Prior to the start of 2017, he signed a one-year extension to remain with the team through next season.

Sports Federer, Djokovic on same side of Aussie Open draw
Author: 0 Federer, Djokovic on same side of Aussie Open draw

The Spaniard took on Dominic Thiem in a surprise clash on Margaret Court Arena on Friday. “I dont want to be overconfident, but Im very, very happy with how it went today, ” added the 30-year-old. He delayed his return until two exhibition appearances this week. While Angelique Kerber has slid down the rankings, and is seeded just 21 for this tournament, as a multiple Grand Slam champion and former Australian Open victor, she should not be losing in the early rounds.

Sports Blue Jays, Donaldson avoid arbitration with record deal
Author: 0 Blue Jays, Donaldson avoid arbitration with record deal

BC-BBA-Blue Jays-Donaldson, 2nd Ld-Writethru, 277 Josh Donaldson agrees to $23M, 1-year deal with Blue JaysAP Photo NY902Eds: Updates with other deals, details. Earlier, the Jays announced they have avoided arbitration with outfielder Ezequiel Carrera and left-hander Aaron Loup, signing the pair to one-year contracts for 2018.

Sports Major injury boost for Liverpool ahead of Manchester City game
Author: 0 Major injury boost for Liverpool ahead of Manchester City game

The Scot wouldn't just win that game, but would go on to win the league again the next season. For a newly promoted side with such modest resources that they didn't even have a training ground, it was a huge achievement. You've got to be [wary] of the attacking prowess that they've got but there are areas of weakness. Start your seven-day free trial now on Amazon Channels.

Sports Alabama wins national championship in overtime with 41-yard touchdown pass
Author: 0 Alabama wins national championship in overtime with 41-yard touchdown pass

This is the Crimson Tide's second College Football Playoff (CFP) National Championship and their fifth since 2009. It happened after the Crimson Tide found themselves in an unfamiliar position: all but written off. And then, fourth and four from the 6, and Calvin Ridley somehow coming open in the middle of the end zone, and Tagovailoa keeping the play alive. Georgia went on offense first in overtime and, after Jake Fromm took a huge sack, the Bulldogs settled for Ricardo Blankenship's ...

Sports Salah named Liverpool Player of the Month for 4th time
Author: 0 Salah named Liverpool Player of the Month for 4th time

Losing Coutinho in the middle of the season is a huge blow for Liverpool and it would utterly disastrous if the club sold Salah, who's since responded to the reports linking him with a move to the Bernabeu. I don't talk much about other players, but he is a player I rate a lot". Is he plotting a bid in January or in the summer? Of course, the La Liga giants have done very well this season, leading the pack in Spain by 9 points and ahead of Real Madrid by 16 points.

Sports Cubs avoid arbitration with a trio of players
Author: 0 Cubs avoid arbitration with a trio of players

The Cubs also avoided arbitration with shortstop Addison Russell , settling at $3.2 million, according to the Sun-Times. "The records on the field are way more important because when you're doing that, you're helping the team. Right-hander Justin Grimm is the only arbitration-eligible player left who has not signed a deal. In 2017, he hit.295/.409/.537 with 29 homers, a single-season career-high 38 doubles and 73 RBIs en route to a 6.1 WAR.

Sports Met Office issues snow and ice warning for parts of Aberdeenshire
Author: 0 Met Office issues snow and ice warning for parts of Aberdeenshire

It will be cold tonight, with dense fog and some frost for a time especially in midland, northern and eastern areas with overnight lows of -1° to +3°. 'The snow will initially hit many northern and western areas and persist over several days, before impacting many other parts of the country at times during next week.

Sports Bobsledder Bruce Tasker to miss Winter Olympics after stroke
Author: 0 Bobsledder Bruce Tasker to miss Winter Olympics after stroke

The transmissions from PyeongChang , South Korea are being made available by Olympic Broadcasting Services (OBS) and Japan's NHK and has immediately been picked up by the USA broadcaster NBC, which will offer the pictures to customers of its Comcast Xfinity service.

Sports Copa del Rey: Happy with result, says boss Zidane after Numancia draw
Author: 0 Copa del Rey: Happy with result, says boss Zidane after Numancia draw

Numancia striker Guillermo started on the bench but came on as a first-half substitute to score a pair of equalisers and cancel out two Lucas Vázquez strikes as Zidane's men stumbled again. Real Madrid is now struggling, placed 4 in the league and is 16 points off the top of the table, as fierce rivals Barcelona look favorites to win the La Liga this season.

Sports Wenger in hot water over referee comments
Author: 0 Wenger in hot water over referee comments

Until recently, Wilshere had been on the fringes of the Gunners first-team too, but his appearance in Wednesday's 2-2 draw with Chelsea - which he marked with a fine second-half goal - was his sixth consecutive Premier League start.

Sports Noren: EurAsia Cup a super start to 2018
Author: 0 Noren: EurAsia Cup a super start to 2018

The nine-time European Tour victor is part of a 12-man line-up representing Team Europe against Team Asia at the Glenmarie Golf and Country Club in Malaysia starting Friday. The European team is strong but we are just as strong. Asia captain Atwal believes his youthful team, which boasts 11 European Tour titles between them, including multiple winners Kiradech Aphibarnrat of Thailand and India's SSP Chawrasia, has the strength in depth to turn the contest in Asia's favour.

Sports Diego Costa scores five minutes into Atletico Madrid return
Author: 0 Diego Costa scores five minutes into Atletico Madrid return

Antoine Griezmann would add another late on, to add to the goals from Costa, Diego Godin and Fernando Torres , as Diego Simeone cruised to victory in the first leg of the tie. "It is great for me to play for Atletico Madrid again, the club are very important to me and I am very happy with this". DIEGO COSTA marked his return to Atletico by scoring just five minutes after climbing off the bench.

Sports Leonardo Jardim suggests Liverpool target Thomas Lemar could leave
Author: 0 Leonardo Jardim suggests Liverpool target Thomas Lemar could leave

The Mirror also reports that Liverpool are prepared to use some of the record £142million windfall from Coutinho's move to Barcelona to bring Naby Keita to Anfield early. The 20-year-old Brazilian has impressed this season and has an excess of talent and a clearly bright future but is just clearly a step or two behind Lemar at this stage.

Sports Triple H Spotted Dining With Ronda Rousey
Author: 0 Triple H Spotted Dining With Ronda Rousey

Ronda Rousey now has no plans of returning to the UFC, and while she hasn't announced her retirement from the sport of MMA, most fans and experts believe that the "Rowdy" one is done with MMA. TMZ recently caught up with WWE Cruiserweight Champion Enzo Amore to get his thoughts on the rumors that former UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey could be signing with the company.

Sports Dad admits special exit clause in Messi's Barcelona deal
Author: 0 Dad admits special exit clause in Messi's Barcelona deal

Coutinho will be officially presented Monday after a transfer deal that could reach 160 million euros ($192 million). The referendum had direct ramifications for Barcelona who, on the day that it was held, chose to play their La Liga game against Las Palmas behind closed doors in response to police violence against would-be voters.

Sports Derrius Guice: Declares for 2018 NFL Draft
Author: 0 Derrius Guice: Declares for 2018 NFL Draft

Following a junior season that saw him put up almost 1,400 total yards and 13 touchdowns, Derrius Guice has announced that he'll forgo his senior season at LSU and enter the 2018 NFL Draft . He had five 100-yard performances this past season, including a 276-yard effort against Ole Miss. Guice, who shared the workload with Jaguars running back Leonard Fournette in 2016, rushed for 2,638 yards and 26 touchdowns over the past two seasons.

Sports Buffalo Bills: LeSean McCoy sheds boot, questionable for playoff game
Author: 0 Buffalo Bills: LeSean McCoy sheds boot, questionable for playoff game

Jacksonville leads the NFL in rushing, and Buffalo owns the fourth-worst rush defense in the league. Buffalo suffered through a 0-for-playoff drought, stumbling through losing season after losing season while the days of Jim Kelly and Thurman Thomas sank further into the rear-view mirror.

Sports Real Madrid dominate UEFA fans' team of 2017; PSG's Neymar misses out
Author: 0 Real Madrid dominate UEFA fans' team of 2017; PSG's Neymar misses out

The team is voted for by fans with nearly nine million votes cast and lines up in a 4-4-2 formation. The European football's governing body on Thursday revealed the star-studded team on their twitter account. Players from the Spanish league dominated the team with five Champions League winning Real Madrid players finding mentions. He was picked for a fifth time and is just one appearance behind leading keeper Iker Casillas.