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Sports Cardiff City vs Manchester United, Premier League 2018-19
Author: 0 Cardiff City vs Manchester United, Premier League 2018-19

It's not just at United, the modern players are very weak, you can't say a word to them. However, former United captain Keane, who certainly hasn't shied away from a bit of controversy and confrontation during his own managerial career, has slammed the current crop of players for throwing Mourinho under the bus.

Sports Warnock believes Solskjaer fortunate to land Manchester United role
Author: 0 Warnock believes Solskjaer fortunate to land Manchester United role

It's a odd, unusual feeling but then suddenly it became part of you and it was home. The Norwegian also explained that his first-team selection would be heavily influenced by coaches Michael Carrick and Kieran McKenna as he gets to know his squad, and asserted that every player would be given an opportunity ahead of the hectic festive period.

Sports Maurizio Sarri wants Chelsea to move for Gonzalo Higuain
Author: 0 Maurizio Sarri wants Chelsea to move for Gonzalo Higuain

Sarri wanted the Blues to sign the Higuain in the summer but the move was not permitted and the Argentina global ended up joining AC Milan on a season-long loan from Serie A champions, Juventus . "I explained my point of view to Giroud and we will see". On Hazard he added: "There isn't a best position for Hazard". It's been reported that Chelsea will look to buy a new striker in January or in the summer.

Sports Eric Gordon vows Houston will break National Basketball Association 3-point record again
Author: 0 Eric Gordon vows Houston will break National Basketball Association 3-point record again

Overall, the Rockets shot 26 of 55 from behind the three-point arc. The Wizards, on the other hand, have dropped five of their last six, including Tuesday night's loss to the Atlanta Hawks . The veteran marksman vowed this team would break the record yet again at some point. Even the Golden State Warriors have achieved 20 or more three-pointers on only a dozen occasions.

Sports Nance's tip gives Cavs rare road win as Pacers' streak ends
Author: 0 Nance's tip gives Cavs rare road win as Pacers' streak ends

It had also left the Raptors' rim woefully unprotected and offered Victor Oladipo. IN doesn't have much time to reflect on the loss as they play the second game of a back-to-back tonight when they visit the team with the best record in the league, the Toronto Raptors , at 7:30pm EST.

Sports Dodgers Complete Multi-Player Deal With Reds
Author: 0 Dodgers Complete Multi-Player Deal With Reds

Joel Sherman is also reporting the Dodgers will send $7 million to the Reds in the deal. The Dodgers signed Puig after he defected from Cuba. Injuries and platooning by manager Dave Roberts limited Puig to 125 games a year ago, where he hit.267/.327/.494 with 23 homers, 63 RBIs, and 15 stolen bases while providing Gold Glove-caliber defense in right field.

Sports BCCI appoints WV Raman as head coach of India women’s cricket team
Author: 0 BCCI appoints WV Raman as head coach of India women’s cricket team

This comes after the three-member ad-hoc panel, comprising Kapil Dev , Anshuman Gaekwad and Shantha Rangaswamy , interviewed nine candidates for the job. He could not be convinced on that. "I once again reiterate that we have been assigned the role of implementing the Lodha reforms, which says the Coach of the Indian Team can be only be appointed by the CAC".

Sports Pep Guardiola dismisses Jurgen Klopp's 'no weakness' claim about Manchester City
Author: 0 Pep Guardiola dismisses Jurgen Klopp's 'no weakness' claim about Manchester City

The Portuguese boss then shakes hands with many of Liverpool's players before kick off, and his behaviour appears to have won over a section of the Reds fanbase - with Mourinho praised for his actions and demeanour on Twitter. "Playing in it (the Premier League ), you really appreciate that it is the most competitive league in the world and the hardest championship to win".

Sports 5 things we learned from new Manchester United manager
Author: 0 5 things we learned from new Manchester United manager

So often previous United manager Alex Ferguson's go-to substitute when things were going wrong on the pitch-most notably his match-winning goal in the 1999 Champions League final-the Norwegian now faces another rescue act. Do you think United should sell Pogba? He then guided United to second place in the Premier League and the FA Cup final, where they were beaten by Chelsea , in his second.

Sports Failed compensation case: ICC orders PCB to pay BCCI 60pc of cost
Author: 0 Failed compensation case: ICC orders PCB to pay BCCI 60pc of cost

The cost is estimated around Rs9 crores. Having suffered the injury of a lost claim for damages from the BCCI, the PCB now has to face up to the added insult of paying the India board almost Dollars 2 million in legal costs. The BCCI, on the other hand, has been asked to pay 40 per cent of the administrative costs and expenses of the DRC. Responding to ICC's decision today, the PCB said it was disappointed in the original decision as well as the award given against it.

Sports Ole Gunnar Solskjær says Manchester United role ‘feels like coming home’
Author: 0 Ole Gunnar Solskjær says Manchester United role ‘feels like coming home’

The Norwegian striker - who scored 126 goals during his 11 years as a player at Old Trafford - will be aiming to close the 11-point gap between the Red Devils and the top four. Watching Greenwood link up with Anthony Martial and Marcus Rashford to tear Huddersfield apart would be the ideal way to spend Boxing Day afternoon, and give hope of a bright new era, whatever happens against Cardiff.

Sports Latham unbeaten on 264 as New Zealand dismissed for 578
Author: 0 Latham unbeaten on 264 as New Zealand dismissed for 578

Both appeared intent to boring the New Zealand attack, but showed the occasional desire to attack with Mendis hitting two boundaries off Trent Boult in one over and then two more off Tim Southee in the next. "They fought hard when the situations came". On their way to a match-saving partnership, Mendis and Mathew became the first batsmen to bat throughout a full day of a test in New Zealand without a wicket to fall, and the first to do so anywhere in the world in nearly a decade.

Sports Andrei Vasilevskiy returns for Lightning against Leafs
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Backup goalie Louis Domingue has played well during Vasilevskiy's absence, helping Tampa Bay enter Thursday on a seven-game winning streak. Kasperi Kapanen scored for the Maple Leafs (21-10-1), who have lost three of their past four games.

Sports MLB Insider Says Manny Machado Will Choose Yankees After New Year
Author: 0 MLB Insider Says Manny Machado Will Choose Yankees After New Year

Despite members of the front office expressing concerns about his lack of hustle and rumors that the organization won't give him $300 million , the Yankees appear to be all in on the free agent. It is unclear if the 26-year-old has received a formal offer from any of those teams. Last year, the Yankees went out and signed superstar outfielder Giancarlo Stanton to a massive contract.

Sports Longtime star Beltran joins Yankees as special adviser
Author: 0 Longtime star Beltran joins Yankees as special adviser

Manny Machado is among the biggest names in Major League Baseball free agent market this winter. Beltran played with the Yankees from 2014-16, which offers additional value to the deal as he's familiar with the team and how they operate. But with the timely addition of Beltran, and reports that the betting world is picking the Yankees to land Machado, the plot is ever thickening. It's definitely possible, since Beltran could provide valuable information on the experience of signing in NY as ...

Sports LeBron Says He Wants Lakers to Trade For Anthony Davis
Author: 0 LeBron Says He Wants Lakers to Trade For Anthony Davis

The idea of any National Basketball Association star wanting to join LeBron James on the Los Angeles Lakers is exciting and bewitching - especially since the team is going to need another superstar to seriously compete. James said to ESPN's Dave McMenamin that the Lakers trading for Davis "would be wonderful, like, duh". Davis definitely a financial reason for staying as the Pelicans can offer him the supermax contract next summer, one which would pay AD $235 million over five years.

Sports Wijnaldum believes Liverpool yet to see best of fellow midfielder Fabinho
Author: 0 Wijnaldum believes Liverpool yet to see best of fellow midfielder Fabinho

Coady is the ideal ball-playing centre-back for Nuno's system and his defensive work has been so impressive that many have tipped him for an England call-up. Jurgen Klopp's side remain unbeaten in the league but have been forced to fully utilise their squad as injuries mount up during the hectic festive schedule.

Sports Top Target Josh Gordon Leaving Patriots to Focus on Mental Health
Author: 0 Top Target Josh Gordon Leaving Patriots to Focus on Mental Health

It looked for a while like Gordon, who has enormous talent but hasn't been able to shake the demons that have kept him off the field for various suspensions due to substance abuse, had found a positive home with the Patriots . And maybe stepping away from football long-term or forever will finally help Gordon solve his issues . Cleveland shipped him to New England for a fifth-round pick after the wideout was late to the facility and injured his hamstring in a promotional photoshoot.

Sports Emery Explains Why Ozil Was Dropped For North London Derby
Author: 0 Emery Explains Why Ozil Was Dropped For North London Derby

Players that have been named ahead of Ozil for tonight's game include Joe Willock and Eddie Nketiah who are both named on the bench. "They fully deserve what they got, Arsenal". "[Captaining the side again] was a very proud moment, especially because we won", he added. " But with respect. We need to show this emotion when we are playing when we are winning because I think football needs this passion ".

Sports Panthers will sit Cam Newton for the final 2 games of 2018
Author: 0 Panthers will sit Cam Newton for the final 2 games of 2018

He is not practicing Wednesday, Rapoport adds. Newton finished the night with his worst statistical game of the season in nearly every category, with just 4.5 passing yards per attempt, 131 total passing yards and a 55.2 completion percentage.

Sports Washington Redskins' Montae Nicholson Assault Video Released
Author: 0 Washington Redskins' Montae Nicholson Assault Video Released

According to reports , Nicholson and a female assaulted a man and a woman after allegedly honking their auto horns at the victim. Then, according to the victims, the female suspect attacked the female victim with a beer bottle, while the male suspect attacked the male victim.

Sports Saints to face Carolina Panthers with Cam Newton on the bench
Author: 0 Saints to face Carolina Panthers with Cam Newton on the bench

The New Orleans Saints moved to the brink of clinching homefield advantage throughout the playoffs after squeezing past the Carolina Panthers 12-9 on Monday. That was until a fumble by D.J. Moore on a run up the middle resulted in the Saints getting the ball back on their own 18-yard line. Wil Lutz was true with the boot from 46 and 24 yards as the Saints went into the half 7-6 down.

Sports Line-in-the-sand moment for captain Paine after drought-breaking win
Author: 0 Line-in-the-sand moment for captain Paine after drought-breaking win

Gavaskar was baffled by India's selection for the second Test , where they failed to include a specialist spinner while Australia's Nathan Lyon played a pivotal role with eight wickets and was named man of the match. "But, you can't seriously like him as a bloke". Virat Kohli celebrates a wicket. And the third, the tail chipping in with vital runs towards the close of innings, which has given Australia a few extra runs and momentum to take.

Sports Carabao Cup semi-final draw: Final four teams learn their fate
Author: 0 Carabao Cup semi-final draw: Final four teams learn their fate

Eden Hazard's late victor gave the Blues a hard-earned 1-0 win over Bournemouth and set up a London derby date with Spurs, while Manchester City will meet minnows Burton Albion in the other tie. "I'm sure it'll be a different game. We have already played Watford, West Ham and Arsenal", Pochettino said on Sky Sports following the game. Callum's our player, very focused on us.

Sports Astros show brilliance with Brantley signing
Author: 0 Astros show brilliance with Brantley signing

Sure this deal has some risk-due to Brantley's health issues, but for the amount and length he signed for, Houston is getting incredible value. He hit.309/.364/.468 with 17 home runs, 76 RBI, 89 runs scored, and 12 stolen bases in 631 plate appearances.

Sports Montae Nicholson fight video leaked to TMZ
Author: 0 Montae Nicholson fight video leaked to TMZ

The 23-year-old safety lands a punch that causes the man to fall straight back. The video, recently acquired and published by TMZ, shows both Nicholson and Maggiore assaulting another couple. Police say Maggiore was charged with malicious wounding and assault and battery and remains at the Loudoun County Detention Center on no bond. Then, according to the victims, the female suspect attacked the female victim with a beer bottle, while the male suspect attacked the male victim.

Sports Balogun warns Premier League defenders to be wary of Chelsea’s Hazard
Author: 0 Balogun warns Premier League defenders to be wary of Chelsea’s Hazard

Chelsea held onto fourth place in the Premier League table with Sunday's 2-1 win at Brighton, where Eden Hazard teed up Pedro before netting himself. It follows claims of racial abuse of young players in the 1970s, '80s and '90s, with one saying the club was "institutionally racist" when the incidents were said to have occurred.

Sports Jurgen Klopp insists Manchester City are Premier League favourites
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp insists Manchester City are Premier League favourites

The current Premier League leaders will face Die Roten at Anfield in the first leg on February 19, with the return leg at the Allianz Arena set for March 13, in what will be the first competitive meeting between the two sides since the 2001 UEFA Super Cup final - a game that Liverpool won 3-2.

Sports Racing Point to hold 2019 'season launch' event in Canada
Author: 0 Racing Point to hold 2019 'season launch' event in Canada

The squad is set to enter its first full campaign in the championship next year following its mid-season entry under the Racing Point Force India banner. "There's still an opportunity to go to the Formula 1 Commission with a different name". It is anticipated Racing Point will reveal their livery for the upcoming season just five days before pre-season testing begins at Barcelona , as well as a possible new identity.

Sports Celtic face Valencia in Europa League round of 32
Author: 0 Celtic face Valencia in Europa League round of 32

Five-time champion Sevilla, now second in La Liga, faces a hard tie against Lazio, beaten finalists in this competition in 1998, who are fifth in Serie A. Galatasaray was drawn against three-time Europa League runner-up Benfica of Portugal in the Round of 32 on December 17, while Fenerbahçe will play Russian club Zenit .