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Sports Klopp calm despite Liverpool pressure: Robertson
Author: 0 Klopp calm despite Liverpool pressure: Robertson

Manchester United (a rejuvenated, hungry, attacking Manchester United) v Liverpool is massive and will have a huge sway on proceedings. As well, Everton may be meek and lacking confidence right now but the Toffees could also dent their neighbours title challenge, though it all depends on just how ferocious the Goodison crowd is on March 3.

Sports Man United great Scholes appointed manager of Oldham
Author: 0 Man United great Scholes appointed manager of Oldham

Former England worldwide Scholes, who spent his whole playing career at Premier League giants Manchester United, was a boyhood Oldham fan. Scholes, who owns a stake in non-league Salford, will step down from his role as director of the National League club, who could be in competition with Oldham next season if they win promotion from the fifth tier.

Sports Julian Edelman has gnarly playoff beard shaved off for charity
Author: 0 Julian Edelman has gnarly playoff beard shaved off for charity

DeGeneres was able to talk the Super Bowl MVP into returning to a cleanshaven look after offering to donate $10,000 to the Boys and Girls Club . While Edelman isn't breaking National Football League rules by discussing his suspension, he said he wanted to leave that part of the season firmly in the past.

Sports Tributes pour in for England World Cup hero Gordon Banks
Author: 0 Tributes pour in for England World Cup hero Gordon Banks

England World Cup victor Gordon Banks has died at the age of 81. Fellow ex-England worldwide Ray Parlour, meanwhile, hailed his save against Pele as the "best ever": 'More sad news in the football world. A spokesperson for Chesterfield FC, where Banks began his career in the 1950s, said: "The sad news reaches us that legendary former Spireite Gordon Banks has passed away".

Sports Jeremy Lin finalizing buyout with Hawks, to sign with Raptors
Author: 0 Jeremy Lin finalizing buyout with Hawks, to sign with Raptors

Agents Jim Tanner and Roger Montgomery told ESPN on Monday that Lin could be with the Raptors by the middle of the week. The Raptors were expected to be active in the buyout market after losing four players , while bringing back only Marc Gasol , on trade deadline day.

Sports Marcus Morris explains why he called out his team
Author: 0 Marcus Morris explains why he called out his team

The Boston Celtics guard left Saturday's game against the Los Angeles Clippers with five minutes left in the second quarter after he hurt his knee while attempting to defend Garrett Temple and didn't return. Two days after losing to the Los Angeles Lakers on a buzzer-beater , the Boston Celtics dropped another tough game at home to an LA team. The Clippers have enjoyed plenty of bright spots during the season, but I wouldn't expect too much from them the rest of the season as they ...

Sports Key Players For Manchester United Against PSG Including This English Sensation
Author: 0 Key Players For Manchester United Against PSG Including This English Sensation

However, PSG don't have a dearth of match-winners in their squad and are expected to give the Red Devils a run for their money at Old Trafford. "They will both be missed, but we should not dwell on our absentees - we must focus". "We would love to have Neymar and Edinson, but we have to show that we can do it without them". Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Angel Di Maria has suggested that he was not provided with the right circumstances to make an impression at Manchester United .

Sports AAF Drew MONSTER Ratings For CBS Opener; Beats Out NBA For Viewers
Author: 0 AAF Drew MONSTER Ratings For CBS Opener; Beats Out NBA For Viewers

The Commanders defense recorded three interceptions, six sacks against the Mike Martz-led squad, and delivered this devastating hit on San Diego QB Mike Bercovici. The Presley touchdown came moments after a Rashad Ross 4-yard touchdown grab, as Arizona quickly turned its 19-16 lead into a 35-16 edge, and while Salt Lake later added a touchdown, it never seriously challenged the Hotshots again.

Sports Ramsey signs pre-contract agreement with Juve
Author: 0 Ramsey signs pre-contract agreement with Juve

Ramsey's future had been the subject of speculation for some considerable time with his contract due to expire at the Emirates Stadium at the end of the current season. "As you may have already heard, I have agreed a pre-contract with Juventus Football Club", said Ramsey . "He has always been a consummate professional and will always have a special place in the hearts and memories of Arsenal fans around the world".

Sports Mickelson makes it five wins at Pebble Beach Pro
Author: 0 Mickelson makes it five wins at Pebble Beach Pro

With light fading, Mickelson was keen to finish the round, saying: "I can see fine" but England's Casey opted not to putt on the 16th. Hale Irwin, who won the 1990 edition of the US Open at 45 years and 15 days old, is the oldest US Open victor to date so the stats are really against Phil Mickelson, who turns 49 on the Sunday of this year's edition.

Sports Ireland grinds out win, resets at 6 Nations
Author: 0 Ireland grinds out win, resets at 6 Nations

However, a superb burst from inside his own-half created Ireland's third try, veteran Keith Earls touching down, which he converted and he added a well taken penalty later in the second-half to give the Irish some breathing space. He was also relieved by the team's effort. "We have a lot of belief", said Ireland skipper Rory Best. "He got control of things and made a nice little break for Earlsy's try and looked really risky in attack".

Sports Sarri anxious as Chelsea are hit for six by City
Author: 0 Sarri anxious as Chelsea are hit for six by City

In my first year, we could not play in the way I wanted". "It's never been what they've done before but it's how intent they are on seeing that style change", Neville added. Kevin De Bruyne released Bernardo Silva down the right with a cleverly-taken free-kick and the Portuguese cut back for Sterling to smash home. But Dean, being Dean, opted to have a little fun, hiding the ball up the back of his shirt out of sight of Aguero , whose 11th hat-trick puts him level with Alan Shearer for ...

Sports EPL Round-Up: Iwobi scores for Arsenal as Liverpool regain top spot
Author: 0 EPL Round-Up: Iwobi scores for Arsenal as Liverpool regain top spot

The 22-year-old winger was one of the standout performers in Arsenal's 2-1 win away to the Premier League basement dwellers, with the Hale End academy product bagging his third goal of the season in the league. If we ask is it easy or hard, it's hard. Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Alex Iwobi will support the centre forward, with Alexandre Lacazette filling the said position.

Sports This block by Zion Williamson was off the charts
Author: 0 This block by Zion Williamson was off the charts

RJ Barrett and Cam Reddish combined to make 11 threes to maintain a lead throughout the game. "Just as a point guard, he's always been able to control the game". With Jones in the lineup, Duke leads the country in steal percentage (13.9). The Cavaliers were ranked No. 4 in the country when they visited top-ranked Duke on January 19.

Sports Man United were a ‘laughing stock’ under Mourinho - Jones
Author: 0 Man United were a ‘laughing stock’ under Mourinho - Jones

Mourinho was sacked in December amid United's poor run of form and reports of dressing-room unrest - star midfielder Paul Pogba at the centre of discontent in Manchester. A brace from Paul Pogba and a brilliant solo goal from Anthony Martial earned the Red Devils all three points, taking them up to the fourth spot in the league table for the first time this season.

Sports Manchester City stun Chelsea with four in first half
Author: 0 Manchester City stun Chelsea with four in first half

The humiliation had started long before the Madness track rang through the speakers as Sergio Aguero collected his second successive hat-trick at the Etihad. Aguero should have doubled the lead nearly immediately but remarkably missed from close range. "I told him not to do it again, but I think reaction was a little better".

Sports Recent Match Report - New Zealand vs India 3rd T20I 2019
Author: 0 Recent Match Report - New Zealand vs India 3rd T20I 2019

India won the toss and opted to chase, as they had done throughout in both Wellington and Auckland, but another excellent opening stand between Munro and Seifert soon made it clear the chase would be a sizeable one. This is the same ground where India had their only defeat in the five-match ODI series, with Trent Boult's five-for skittling India for 92.

Sports New Zealand vs India - Highlights & Stats
Author: 0 New Zealand vs India - Highlights & Stats

Sharma, who is standing in as captain while Virat Kohli is rested, had demanded greater consistency ahead of the match. Around the TV umpire Shaun Haig's controversial decision to send Daryl Mitchell on his way despite HotSpot showing an inside edge, the Blackcaps lost three wickets in nine balls for three runs to Krunal Pandya and after a dazzling 50 from Colin de Grandhomme the hosts were chocked in the back end of their innings.

Sports Super League would have cost big clubs their popularity - Ceferin
Author: 0 Super League would have cost big clubs their popularity - Ceferin

UEFA President Aleksander Ceferin delivers his speech during the 43rd UEFA congress in Rome, Thursday, Feb. 7. His most notable achievements have been introducing term limits for UEFA presidents - to a maximum of three four-year stints - and, according to one of those close to him, "maintaining unity in European football ".

Sports Sala family speak of 'infinite sadness' as body recovered
Author: 0 Sala family speak of 'infinite sadness' as body recovered

Sala's body was recovered and formally identified earlier this week after a privately-funded search team found the plane's wreckage in the English Channel, off the coast of Alderney. Southampton said they would work with Hampshire police to identify individuals who made indecent gestures towards Cardiff supporters. Southampton confirmed both supporters had been spoken to by Hampshire Police and meant to take "an extremely firm stance" over the incident.

Sports Kylian Mbappe's highlights vs Bordeaux without Neymar & Edinson Cavani
Author: 0 Kylian Mbappe's highlights vs Bordeaux without Neymar & Edinson Cavani

As such, the injuries to the PSG duo should give them a handy advantage when they host Thomas Tuchel's men in the first leg of the Champions League round of 16 on Tuesday night. We have a Plan D. " But we're ready for Manchester and I have faith in my players ". It's very hard if we play with our best team, it's a big challenge.

Sports Kevin Durant And The Ugly Side Of A League Obsessed With Transactions
Author: 0 Kevin Durant And The Ugly Side Of A League Obsessed With Transactions

I play the right way, or I try to play the right way. "Now when I don't want to talk to y'all, it's a problem with me. Come on man. Grow up". Durant's postgame news conference lasted just over 3½ minutes before the abrupt ending. He specifically targeted The Athletic's Ethan Strauss , who had written that Durant "demonstrated an impressive burst of speed" Tuesday when he fled the Warriors' practice court and a group of reporters as public relations officials "beseeched him to turn ...

Sports Man United march into top 4 after defeating Fulham
Author: 0 Man United march into top 4 after defeating Fulham

Glazer, meanwhile, was in attendance at Craven Cottage as a brace from Paul Pogba and stunning Anthony Martial solo goal secured three more valuable points. It is always good [to win], but we have big teams [to play] now. Ranieri understands the frustration of the fans, many of whom chanted "You don't know what you're doing" when Ranieri took off Andre Schurrle for Cyrus Christie after 53 minutes.

Sports Oilers fire GM Chiarelli
Author: 0 Oilers fire GM Chiarelli

The shakeup comes hours after the club stumbled into the All-Star break with a third consecutive defeat on home ice. The team fired head coach Todd McLellan on November 20 and hired Ken Hitchcock to replace him. Hall won the Hart last season and led the Devils to the playoffs. He also signed Milan Lucic to a seven-year, $42 million deal at the age of 28. Reinhart is still in the minors and the 16th turned out to be Calder Trophy victor Matthew Barzal who has played 132 National Hockey ...

Sports White: McGregor could make UFC return against Cerrone
Author: 0 White: McGregor could make UFC return against Cerrone

Fined $500,000 and suspended for nine months, Nurmagomedov was obviously upset with how harsh his punishment was, but there was something else bothering him. It was really nice to hear his speech, how he praised me and said that the country was proud and was waiting to welcome me home". "So he hasn't said that to me - we'll deal with it when we deal with it".

Sports Sarri’s response to Hazard saying he has made decision on his future
Author: 0 Sarri’s response to Hazard saying he has made decision on his future

Sarri joked. "I don't know the mother of Gonzalo". "He did very well in Madrid, in Naples, with Juventus . He can be very useful for Eden [Hazard] and Willian". "He needs confidence first of all". He needs a very good relationship with the coach and his team-mates. Sometimes he needs a message from the coach.

Sports Six Nations 2019: Ireland will be a 'different animal' against Scotland - Pountney
Author: 0 Six Nations 2019: Ireland will be a 'different animal' against Scotland - Pountney

Ahead of tomorrow's 2.15pm kick-off in BT Murrayfield, we are asking you to select the best combined XV from the two starting line-ups in the poll below. It's a knock on top of a knock. "That hurt for sure and there weren't too many guys who slept well on Saturday night". Scotland are unbeaten in seven home Six Nations matches since losing to England in February 2016 and the progression of Edinburgh and Glasgow to this season's European Champions Cup quarter-finals has given them an ...

Sports National Basketball Association free agency rumors: Knicks releasing center Enes Kanter
Author: 0 National Basketball Association free agency rumors: Knicks releasing center Enes Kanter

The team issued a waiver for Kanter , and one of his representatives told The New York Post they were working on a "separation" deal in which the team would work on a buyout with the player. He averaged 13.1 points in 44 starts for the Mavericks this season, his 10th in the league. Smith Jr.is an intriguing player, but still unproven with an interesting upside and visible downside.

Sports Benjamin Mendy To Pep Guardiola: I Was Not In Hong Kong
Author: 0 Benjamin Mendy To Pep Guardiola: I Was Not In Hong Kong

Mendy cleared up the issue on Twitter, insisting it was a joke. "Wow, I didn't know", Guardiola said, per the Manchester Evening News . "Injuries like this, you can't just start training and stay fit". Mendy's since responded to Guardiola's words and it's typically brilliant. I didn't know it. F***, he's a lucky guy! Meanwhile, Guardiola rejected suggestions that Liverpool are feeling the pressure after back-toback draws saw them drop below City at the top of the table.

Sports Grizzlies offers fond farewell to Gasol
Author: 0 Grizzlies offers fond farewell to Gasol

They had resisted the idea of trading Gasol or Mike Conley for a few years, but their big swoon this season made them finally face reality; trying to build around that duo no longer made sense. After over a decade manning the middle, endearing himself to an entire city for what he did both on and off the court, Marc Gasol is now a Toronto Raptor .

Sports We Will Fight For Title With Every Fibre - Jurgen Klopp
Author: 0 We Will Fight For Title With Every Fibre - Jurgen Klopp

Even when the teams may have thought his beady eye has passed as the game comes to a close, it is in fact between the 76th and 90th minute when it's most likely to see his hand shoot into the air with that red (39.4% of all dismissal times) with his visible determination to give onlooking fans something to remember him by.