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Sports Golden Boy Winner Revealed
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De Ligt the award "Golden Boy" will get a December 17, at a special ceremony in Turin. De Ligt told Tuttosport after landing a prestigious prize: "At the end of the season I will consider if the time has come to make a step up". "He's a great player with huge talent", he said. The accolade is given to the top Under-21 player in Europe, and Liverpool's Trent Alexander-Arnold had been in contention having played a key role in the club's run to the Champions League final.

Sports Liverpool Must Reach Champions League Standards - Reds Legend
Author: 0 Liverpool Must Reach Champions League Standards - Reds Legend

The likes of Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane should have a field day with lumbering centerbacks such as Mats Hummels and Niklas Sule, and while anything is possible, Liverpool should come through this tie unscathed. The finalists from previous year have been drawn against German giants Bayern Munich in the round of 16, with the first leg of the tie to be played on 19th February at Anfield and the return leg nearly a month later in Germany on 13th March.

Sports Australia Hires Scott Johnson To Oversee Cheika Dec 16, 2018
Author: 0 Australia Hires Scott Johnson To Oversee Cheika Dec 16, 2018

However, he will now work under the supervision of Scott Johnson, who takes a new role as Australia's director of rugby. Cheika's fate has divided the Australian rugby community after he oversaw a disastrous season, lowlighted by nine Test defeats and a record sixth-straight defeat to Eddie Jones's England.

Sports Former Packers Safety Lays Into Aaron Rodgers After Packers’ Loss To Bears
Author: 0 Former Packers Safety Lays Into Aaron Rodgers After Packers’ Loss To Bears

Defensively, Sherrick McManis might have made the player emerging from shadows to make the biggest contribution. And to criticize the QB over one game against one of the league's best defenses seems a little ... "He was everywhere", Nagy said. He has been criticized for allegedly caring so much about the record for passes without an interception that he was unusually cautious with his throws.

Sports Redskins safety Nicholson arrested on assault charge
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According to the victims, the male suspect and the female suspect drove up and honked their horn at them. Nicholson and Maggiore got out the vehicle and both assaulted the male, Fox 5 reported . She was reportedly charged with malicious wounding as well as assault and battery and was not granted bail. Loudoun County Sheriff's Office spokesman Kraig Troxell confirmed Nicholson's arrest.

Sports United to hire caretaker; Carrick interim coach
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It also featured videos commemorating some of Solskjaer's best moments in a United shirt, but it has since been removed by club officials. That left United sixth in the table, 19 points behind the Premier League leaders after 17 games. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is expected to be announced as caretaker manager on Wednesday, and his first task will be to fix a dressing room that had become toxic and divided under Mourinho.

Sports Mauricio Pochettino responds to Man Utd links
Author: 0 Mauricio Pochettino responds to Man Utd links

At United , he'd be backed with huge funds to rebuild their squad and Pochettino arguably has a better chance of competing for major honours at Old Trafford than he does if he was to stay at Tottenham . "From day one, not only in the coaching staff, the players a lot of rumours happen in football". "I think all the people understand we are focused". I accept everything.

Sports Geraint Thomas beats Lewis Hamilton and Harry Kane to BBC SPOTY crown
Author: 0 Geraint Thomas beats Lewis Hamilton and Harry Kane to BBC SPOTY crown

England's netball side won Team of the Year after defeating Australia in the final at the Commonwealth Games in April. When asked by reporters if he should be drinking a beer while his Team Sky team-mates started pre-season training in Mallorca, Thomas said: "It's not every day you win Sports Personality of the Year".

Sports The Kings nearly admitted that passing on Luka Doncic was a mistake
Author: 0 The Kings nearly admitted that passing on Luka Doncic was a mistake

Joerger emphasized that by declaring that Bagley would combine with Fox, a blossoming star the Kings picked in the lottery previous year, to develop into one of the NBA's dominant duos. "When we drafted Marvin at 2, we were high-fiving like insane", Joerger continued. A day later, Joerger clarified to reporters that, actually, he thinks Bagley is also going to be a generational talent and that the entire Kings organization fulfilled its wildest dreams by drafting the Duke product.

Sports Manchester United sack Jose Mourinho
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Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has been appointed as United's interim manager for the remainder of the season , while Mike Phelan will also return to the club as an assistant to the Norwegian. "When Jose came back for the first day of the pre-season tour and started making complaints in the media, he knew it was going to rumble on". Mourinho's record signing at United, Paul Pogba , has also been one of the biggest misfits at the club, while the likes of Romelu Lukaku, Nemanja Matic and Alexis ...

Sports Juventus willing to bid £125m for Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba?
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Ex-Liverpool defender Jamie Carragher said on Sky Sports News: "I think you have to go back to the start of the season, and I just thought it was inevitable Jose Mourinho wouldn't be the manager the following season". With the fans despondent about the club slipping further behind the likes of Manchester City and Liverpool at the top of the Premier League , the club could do worse than turn to a man who even refuses to believe he's human.

Sports Two Patriots Selected to the AFC Pro Bowl Squad
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He also was named a starter for a second consecutive season. "God is good", Mack said. "Thank you to the Bears fans for giving me the opportunity to represent Chicago in the Pro Bowl". With his second consecutive Pro Bowl selection, Brooks has proved his coach right. Ramsey became the first Jaguars player named to back-to-back Pro Bowls since Owner Shad Khan purchased the team in 2012.

Sports Steve Kerr on Cousins' return: 'We're not really that close'
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He's still recovering from a torn left Achilles' tendon. "It's still going to be some time", Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr said on Monday, according to the Mercury News' Mark Medina . "When the time is right we'll have some things planned for him". "It's hard for anybody to come back from, particularly a big man". Kerr added that given the nature of the injury as well as the fact that he hasn't been training with the team throughout, it's harder to gauge when Cousins ...

Sports Eric Reid Dedicated His Cleats to Colin Kaepernick
Author: 0 Eric Reid Dedicated His Cleats to Colin Kaepernick

The issue? Reid says it's the seventh time he's been "randomly" selected this season. 'That has to be statistically impossible. As a result, it didn't come as much of a surprise to him after Monday's game when he was randomly selected for a drug test by the National Football League for the seventh time in 11 weeks.

Sports Solskjaer, Phelan 'front runners' for United caretaker role, says club source
Author: 0 Solskjaer, Phelan 'front runners' for United caretaker role, says club source

Solskjaer made 235 Premier League appearances for United, hitting 91 goals including the injury-time victor in United's 1999 Champions League final against Bayern Munich. He is understood to have a clause in his newly-signed contract that allows him to leave for United. Mourinho lost his job early on Tuesday, just two days after his side were easily defeated 3-1 by league leaders Liverpool , a result which left them 19 points behind their rivals.

Sports New York Mets Land Wilson Ramos On 2-Year Deal
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The Mets are expected to announce a new veteran catcher in Wilson Ramos, who when healthy is another big bat and decent defensive presence behind the plate, on Tuesday. He was sent to NY and had an MRI that revealed a torn ulnar collateral ligament. Travis d'Arnaud will also be in the mix for playing time behind Ramos in 2019, as the 29-year-old is coming off a year in which he played just four games before suffering a torn UCL that required Tommy John surgery in April.

Sports Hetmyer, Rutherford, Paul snapped up at IPL auction
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With uncertainty over the availability of Australian and England players in a World Cup year, the teams went after the West Indians. Royals acquired Varun Aaron for INR 2.4 crore (approx Dollars 334,000). He is a T20 find and is yet to play Test cricket. The Chennai Super Kings were the quietest team of the auction , buying just 2 players. Mumbai Indians bought back Sri Lankan veteran Lasith Malinga for Rs 2 crore while veteran Ishant Sharma was bought for Rs 1.10 crore by Delhi ...

Sports National Basketball Association 2018-19, Portland Trail Blazers vs Toronto Raptors: Preview and Prediction
Author: 0 National Basketball Association 2018-19, Portland Trail Blazers vs Toronto Raptors: Preview and Prediction

During his new ESPN show with Zach Lowe, Adrian Wojnarowski reported that despite Toronto's incredible start, Kawhi Leonard has his sights set on Los Angeles. "They just put it on us". Kawhi Leonard and the Toronto Raptors are the ideal match so far, with Leonard often looking like the East's best player and the Raptors holding down the conference's top spot.

Sports Adrian Rabiot benched by PSG and will be available in January
Author: 0 Adrian Rabiot benched by PSG and will be available in January

Sporting director Henrique has slammed the way that the France global has dealt with the situation and believes he should have treated his boyhood club with more respect. The Parisians have been keen to offer him a new deal and have been constantly in touch with his representatives, but the club hierarchy have run out of patience.

Sports Mane & Van Dijk: Reds fully deserved victory against United
Author: 0 Mane & Van Dijk: Reds fully deserved victory against United

He's a fantastic player and he showed it already since the first game against Man United in America and he offers something different to what we don't have and sometimes that's a game-changer, today it was. They obviously have a lot of quality, especially up front, but we did well - we didn't give them any chance to have clear options. "We dominated the game and we deserved it", the Liverpool captain said.

Sports MLS shortens season by month, goes to all-knockout playoffs
Author: 0 MLS shortens season by month, goes to all-knockout playoffs

The October break for worldwide games is Oct. 7-15 while the November break is Nov. 11-19. The October break will be between the end of the regular season and the start of the playoffs. The doubts were omnipresent when Atlanta was announced as a Major League Soccer expansion team. The playoffs will move from 12 to 14 teams, with the top seven from each conference getting into the postseason.

Sports Yuvraj Singh, Mohammed Shami Among 351 Players To Go Under Hammer
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The Indian Premier League 2019 auction will take place on Tuesday, 18 December 2018. With the 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup homing in immediately after the 2019 edition of the Indian Premier League, franchises will look to add more overseas muscle to their squads on Tuesday's IPL player auction in Jaipur.

Sports Nick Nurse of Toronto Raptors rips referees -- Kawhi Leonard no-calls 'ridiculous'
Author: 0 Nick Nurse of Toronto Raptors rips referees -- Kawhi Leonard no-calls 'ridiculous'

He will nearly certainly be receiving notice that he'll be levied with his first fine from the league office for putting the referees on blast - a no-no no matter how justified the cause. Leonard grew up in the city. Nikola Jokic scored 26 points on 19 shots while Canadian Jamal Murray caught fire in the fourth, scoring 15 of his 19 in the final period.

Sports IN freshman Rob Phinisee recaps exciting game-winner over Butler
Author: 0 IN freshman Rob Phinisee recaps exciting game-winner over Butler

Senior forward Juwan Morgan poured in 35 points for No. 25 in against Butler on Saturday, but it was freshman Rob Phinisee who hit the game-winner, banging home a deep three as time expired to give the Hooisers a 71-68 victory at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis .

Sports Update On The Markelle Fultz Trade Rumors
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If Fultz's shooting isn't fixed following his rehab, Philadelphia will have to look into trading him in order to bolster its bench. Ellis did have doubts, however, as to whether the Pistons could offer a trade package that would work for both parties, especially as the Sixers won't be looking to take on additional salaries following the arrival of Jimmy Butler , while Detroit would need to shed cap space to make way for Fultz.

Sports Katie Taylor Dominates Eva Wahlstrom In Madison Square Garden
Author: 0 Katie Taylor Dominates Eva Wahlstrom In Madison Square Garden

An accidental clash of heads caused a cut at the top of Wahlstrom's head late in the fight and Wahlstrom still tried to match Taylor in power and in volume, but was unsuccessful in either. The judges all saw it 10-0 in favour of the Irish boxer after ten rounds had passed and now, it appears as though the victor is looking to step things up a notch.

Sports White Sox Acquire 1B Yonder Alonso In Trade With Indians
Author: 0 White Sox Acquire 1B Yonder Alonso In Trade With Indians

According to Watch Stadium, Cleveland has dealt first baseman Yonder Alonso to the White Sox . "There are a couple ways to do that". Thus far, their moves haven't made the team clearly better in 2019, but they've created some flexibility to help accomplish that goal.

Sports Smalling signs new Man United contract through to 2022
Author: 0 Smalling signs new Man United contract through to 2022

The England worldwide centre-half joined the Old Trafford outfit as a youngster from Fulham and has been a important player for the club over the years. It's an honour to play for this club & I wanted to take the opp to thank all staff associated with it over the last 9 seasons, my team mates past & present, & the fans who continue to show support for the squad game in game out.

Sports Flyers have fired head coach Dave Hakstol
Author: 0 Flyers have fired head coach Dave Hakstol

The team dismissed general manager Ron Hextall last month and replaced him with Fletcher, who was previously the GM of the Minnesota Wild for nine seasons. Hart was the team's 48th overall pick in 2016 and he is supposed to be the savior. It was a risk that Hextall knew could be a big reward for the team, but came with an even bigger risk.

Sports Canelo Alvarez defeats Rocky Fielding
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Despite Fielding's conditioning and heavy training camp it was a relentless onslaught by Alvarez as Fielding found himself winded again and counted down by the referee in both the second and the third and as that third round looked to close Canelo smelled blood and finished Fielding off.