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Sports Liverpool's Robertson says Fabinho 'different class' at centre-back
Author: 0 Liverpool's Robertson says Fabinho 'different class' at centre-back

Sadio Mane is pleased to have made his 100th Liverpool appearance in their 1-0 win over Brighton and Hove Albion on Saturday. Brighton's players and fans reacted angrily to Salah winning the penalty under Pascal Gross' heavy challenge, but Robertson has mounted a strong defence of his Anfield team-mate.

Sports Schedule, kickoff times set for AFC and NFC conference championship games
Author: 0 Schedule, kickoff times set for AFC and NFC conference championship games

We played them earlier this year. The first game pits a wild-card victor with a better record against a team that's no stranger to playing in the Super Bowl . Sony Michel ran for 129 yards and had three touchdowns and the New England Patriots beat the Los Angeles Chargers 41-28 in the divisional playoffs on Sunday to earn their eighth straight trip to AFC championship game.

Sports Travis Scott Told NFL He'd Play Super Bowl Under One Condition
Author: 0 Travis Scott Told NFL He'd Play Super Bowl Under One Condition

A rapidly growing petition , launched months ago by fan Israel Colunga, has since garnered more than 1.1 million signatures in support of having the song performed during the Super Bowl's halftime show as a means of paying respect to Hillenburg's legacy and his "contributions to a generation of children".

Sports De Minaur downs fresher Seppi to win Sydney International title
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Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic kisses the trophy during the awarding ceremony of the women's final against Ashleigh Barty of Australia at the Sydney International tennis tournament in Sydney, Australia, Jan. "I wasn't doing too well in the pro circuit and ended up going to Vandy and definitely the coaches there took me under their wing and developed me for a good four, five years", Sharma said.

Sports Tom Brady And Referee Hug Before NFL Playoff Game And Twitter Jeers
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It was a theme that resonated throughout the locker room after the Patriots' 41-28 victory over the Los Angeles Chargers in the divisional round of the playoffs. "We see it", McCourty said, via NESN.com's Zack Cox. Brady is a five-time Super Bowl champion and 14-time Pro Bowler. The Patriots will now travel to Kansas City next Sunday for the AFC championship.

Sports Homeless Good Samaritan Helps Kansas City Chiefs Player Reach Playoff Game
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And a Chiefs fan apparently chose to make a snowball during Saturday's AFC divisional playoff game. and throw it at Colts punter Rigoberto Sanchez when he was on the field. He led the Chiefs on touchdown drives of 90 and 70 yards to open the game, quickly identified a favorite target in Travis Kelce, and shook off a banged-up knee to scramble for a touchdown late in the first half to give his team a big cushion.

Sports Guardiola: City can't compete with Barca or Madrid amid De Jong links
Author: 0 Guardiola: City can't compete with Barca or Madrid amid De Jong links

Neves, whose Wolves side visit the Etihad on Monday, tends to play as one of two holding midfielders, whereas Fernandinho performs that role on his own in the City line-up. " Our wage bill for the players is eighth or ninth or 10th in Europe , so there are eight or nine clubs where the wages are higher than what Manchester City pay".

Sports West Ham United vs. Arsenal - Football Match Report
Author: 0 West Ham United vs. Arsenal - Football Match Report

There was no place in the Arsenal squad for Mesut Ozil (Adam Davy/PA). "I've spoken to him about it and I know he's got a bit of loyalty towards Ireland because obviously he's played for the younger ranks so he's got that bit of loyalty to them".

Sports Rahul Dravid's influence helped my batting evolve: Shubman Gill
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His sequence of scores this season are 56, 54*, 62, 268, 10, 148, 24, 69*, 91, 8. In another game, I scored 60 odd in a chase. "I hope to cement my berth and serve the country for a long time", Shubman said in an interview after a nets session organised at his uncle's house in Mohali.

Sports Kuchar extends lead at Sony Open
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Matt Kuchar made it look easy Saturday in the Sony Open. "To shoot seven under back-to-back is unexpected, but awfully excited", Kuchar said. Putnam carded three birdies through the first five holes to have a one-shot lead. Keith Mitchell and Chez Reavie are tied for 3rd five shots from the lead and it would appear that those further back would need a little help from Kuchar and something special themselves tomorrow if they are to have any chance of catching the 40 year old.

Sports Elliott rushes for playoff career low in loss to Rams
Author: 0 Elliott rushes for playoff career low in loss to Rams

The Cowboys lost to the Rams, 30-22. The Rams now await the victor of a divisional-round matchup Sunday between the NFC's top-seeded New Orleans Saints and the Philadelphia Eagles , before they make their first appearance in an NFC Championship game since 2001.

Sports Ageless Federer sounds confident warning on eve of Open defence
Author: 0 Ageless Federer sounds confident warning on eve of Open defence

Wozniacki - who has been diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis - told reporters: "I think it's sad, I'm sad on behalf of Andy because Andy is so fun for me to watch". I can say it's nearly done. Murray has never previously dropped a set against gritty Spaniard Bautista Agut but admitted he is in such bad shape physically that he expects to lose.

Sports Justise Winslow dishes career-high 11 assists, Heat wax Celtics
Author: 0 Justise Winslow dishes career-high 11 assists, Heat wax Celtics

Afterward, Rozier let is be known that he considered Wade to be his idol and revealed that he let Wade know that it was "mandatory" that his game-worn jersey go to Rozier. Then, Wade saved the day-scoring 12 of his 19 points between the four-minute mark of the third and the 10 minute mark in the fourth. "I've been on this train with him for a long time , " Heat coach Erik Spoelstra said, per NBA.com .

Sports Watch Patriots’ Sony Michel Score First Career Playoff TD Vs. Chargers
Author: 0 Watch Patriots’ Sony Michel Score First Career Playoff TD Vs. Chargers

For Los Angeles, this free-flowing approach starts with Pro Bowl wideout Keenan Allen . She was born with a rare genetic condition known as Trisomy 13 that causes delays in development and affects several organs. "I'm still thankful, and I thank God every day", Mebane said . Mebane told USA Tday for a December 21 story that Chargers owner Dean Spanos let him use his private plane to get there for the surgery.

Sports Rams advance to NFC championship game; will Saints join them?
Author: 0 Rams advance to NFC championship game; will Saints join them?

The Chiefs don't really care who earns the right to visit them Sunday. Jared Goff passed for 186 yards and spent much of the night handing off, but the gangly quarterback improbably scrambled 11 yards for a first down with 1:51 to play, essentially wrapping up his first playoff victory.

Sports New York Yankees: Fan starts GoFundMe to sign Manny Machado
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Signing Machado would be about more than this year for the Yankees, who don't seem sold on the defensively-challenged Andujar at third base, and again, have a soon-to-be free agent in Gregorius. Harper met with the brass of the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday, but as expected, no deal was reached during that meeting. Machado is said to be seeking somewhere in the neighborhood of $300 million, and there has been no indication that the Yankees are willing to go that high.

Sports Bayern disrespecting Chelsea over Hudson-Odoi pursuit - Sarri
Author: 0 Bayern disrespecting Chelsea over Hudson-Odoi pursuit - Sarri

Do you think clubs should punished for tapping up players? Coach Maurizio Sarri is a fan of Willian, and although he thinks he can improve - he says he does not want to lose him. But, having helped England win the Under-17 World Cup, Hudson-Odoi could follow the same path taken by his global teammate Jadon Sancho, who has impressed for Borussia Dortmund since leaving Manchester City for Germany.

Sports Legendary Bafana player Phil Masinga passes away at 49
Author: 0 Legendary Bafana player Phil Masinga passes away at 49

Masinga was hospitalized in December previous year after suffering from an "undisclosed illness", and was reportedly recovering at the Tshepong Hospital but was reportedly later moved to Parktown in Johannesburg. In 328 professional appearances, the striker scored 154 goals. "The thoughts of everyone at Leeds are with his family and friends". The center-forward played in the Premier League with Leeds United between 1994 and 1996 before moving to Swiss side St.

Sports Manchester United Contact Coutinho's Agent
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The Brazilian got his dream move to the Blaugrana a year ago and though things were nice and rosy to begin with, having won the Copa Del Rey and La Liga, Coutinho has found himself out the side of late and MARCA are saying he's hit "rock bottom" .

Sports MS Dhoni still a key player for India
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Tim Paine termed former Indian captain as one of the best wicket-keeper batsmen to have ever played the game of cricket. His calmness, his advice is very important. "They've got a bowling line-up who can put us under pressure without a doubt". Indian journalist Sunandan Lele on behalf of all journalists gave newly-turned-father Rohit Sharma a toy for his baby girl "Samaira" during the press conference in Sydney on Thursday.

Sports Chelsea reject player plus cash deal for Willian from Barcelona
Author: 0 Chelsea reject player plus cash deal for Willian from Barcelona

The Spanish league champions were interested in signing Willian back in the summer transfer window and made a number of bids to acquire his services, all of which were rebuffed. "And he has the potential to score more". Chelsea secured a late 2-1 triumph over Newcastle United on the road in the reverse fixture and they can anticipate another tricky test with the Magpies likely to adopt a defensive approach to frustrate them.

Sports Packers confirm hiring of LaFleur as coach
Author: 0 Packers confirm hiring of LaFleur as coach

There's a lot of work to be done in front of us, but I'm just looking forward to that opportunity. Fitting LaFleur was with his family when he got the call. LaFleur stepped in and said something about Ryan's balance. Regardless of who the team brings on as offensive coordinator - or if they opt to carry on with a pass and run game coordinator as an alternative - that won't change.

Sports James Milner On Bench - Liverpool Team vs Brighton Confirmed
Author: 0 James Milner On Bench - Liverpool Team vs Brighton Confirmed

The Liverpool manager will be without Dejan Lovren for the game due to the hamstring problem he picked up in the early stages of the 2-1 loss, while Joel Matip is not likely to have recovered from a broken collarbone in time . There were a few situations where we could have been a bit more inspired, creative and cool. They scored 22 goals in December but their defensive record was arguably more impressive as Liverpool's back line conceded just three goals .

Sports Lonzo Ball stands pat in second All-Star voting returns
Author: 0 Lonzo Ball stands pat in second All-Star voting returns

The NBA has just announced the results of the second round of All-Star voting, and it still looks like LeBron James and Giannis Antetokounmpo will serve as captains for the two teams. The two team captains will draft rosters from the players voted as starters and reserves, picking players regardless of conference affiliation. Voting for fans, players and media concludes Monday, Jan.

Sports Monaco sign Chelsea's Fabregas on two-and-a-half-year deal
Author: 0 Monaco sign Chelsea's Fabregas on two-and-a-half-year deal

Now 31, Fabregas eventually made the same move as Henry when he left the Emirates Stadium for Barcelona , but he returned to English football with Chelsea in 2014. "We have a big game against Marseille on Sunday, I'm very excited". The Argentinian has already played in footballing hotbeds such as Rome and Buenos Aires and is an archetypal Argentine No.

Sports Tottenham demand Real Madrid pay €350m for Kane
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Kane is widely recognised as one of the best strikers in the Premier League but Solskjaer sees no reason why academy graduate Rashford can not eventually reach that level. "When you are a manager or a coach you can not be focused on the rumours, we have to do our job in the best way." he said. Of course I sent [my best wishes] and I can not hide my admiration and my relationship with him.

Sports Asian Cup 2019: How can Blue Tigers make Round of 16?
Author: 0 Asian Cup 2019: How can Blue Tigers make Round of 16?

India went on to win the match 4-1 and 34-year-old Chhetri surpassed Lionel Messi to become the second-most prolific worldwide scorer in the list of active players. "UAE are a good side, and they converted their chances". UAE midfielder Majed Hassan attempts to tackle India forward Udanta Singh. They finished better than us and that made the difference.

Sports Knicks NBA trade rumors: Enes Kanter, Kings, Zach Randolph
Author: 0 Knicks NBA trade rumors: Enes Kanter, Kings, Zach Randolph

Despite Kanter making $18.6 million this year, the Kings have the flexibility to pull off this deal as they now have around $11 million in cap space. Netting Porter in a trade won't come cheap, as the sharpshooting 3-and-D specialist is making over $26 million this season, $27 million next season and $28 million in 2020-21, which is a player option.

Sports Canada's Milos Raonic to face home-nation Nick Kyrgios at Australian Open
Author: 0 Canada's Milos Raonic to face home-nation Nick Kyrgios at Australian Open

He is projected to take on world No. 1 Novak Djokovic in the third round of the tournament should he win his first two matches. Now that's basically how you'd expect a match between Bernard Tomic and Nick Kyrgios to end. "It's an exhibition match, but you can still bet on it... how this isn't match-fixing is beyond me". Tomic ended his victory with a flourish, sending over a sneaky serve on match point by hitting the ball between his legs for a victor ― a move which totally caught ...