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Sports Batshuayi: SpongeBob and Batman helped me sign for Dortmund
Author: 0 Batshuayi: SpongeBob and Batman helped me sign for Dortmund

The Gunners allowed Olivier Giroud to move to Chelsea after landing Aubameyang for a club-record fee, prompting Batshuayi to head to the Bundesliga in pursuit of regular first-team football. Batshuayi's first strike marked a league-wide milestone, as it was the 500th goal scored in the Bundesliga during the 2017-18 campaign. The 24-year-old striker put Dortmund into the lead on two occasions in their trip to the RheinEnergieStadion before André Schürrle scored the decisive goal late in the ...

Sports Jose Mourinho Gives Injury Updates on Marouane Fellaini, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Eric Bailly
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho Gives Injury Updates on Marouane Fellaini, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Eric Bailly

Mourinho insisted post-match the change was enforced, with the Belgium worldwide suffering a knee problem - an injury that has seen him miss 17 games over two periods on the sidelines already this season. "Zlatan has never mentioned this possibility to me but he is in the a year ago of his contract and if he wants to move to another club or another country we will try to help him, we will not make his life hard".

Sports Live cricket score, Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Chittagong, Day 4
Author: 0 Live cricket score, Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Chittagong, Day 4

Even though Mendis was back in the pavilion, Sri Lanka's dominance with the bat continued as Silva and captain Dinesh Chandimal forged an unbeaten 89-run partnership before stumps was called. If he does survive the first session then we are in for another hundred. Hasan ended Silva's impressive innings when the right- hander edged a low delivery to wicketkeeper Liton Das.

Sports Risk Management for Super Bowl Requires Team Effort
Author: 0 Risk Management for Super Bowl Requires Team Effort

A 30-second Super Bowl ad spot is reportedly selling for more than $5 million ahead of this year's game between the New England Patriots and the Philadelphia Eagles . As well, Google reports that twenty percent of people say they watch the big game exclusively for the ads. Football fans from western Pennsylvania and all over the country are heading to Minneapolis for the Super Bowl.

Sports Brady: Why does everyone want me to retire?
Author: 0 Brady: Why does everyone want me to retire?

Things began going south after the coach called out Brady's performance in New England's AFC Divisional Round win over the Houston Texans previous year. 'Why does everyone want me to retire so bad?' he said this week. Brady is the favorite to win his third NFL MVP award. Matt Schaub threw for the most yards that season.

Sports Liverpool: This is that back four we want to see against Spurs
Author: 0 Liverpool: This is that back four we want to see against Spurs

Huddersfield Town boss David Wagner has insisted that his team can overcome Manchester United when the two clubs meet at Old Trafford in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon. "It was the ideal start to a game and after that we never gave it away". "There is 13 games, 39 points to play, we are 15 ahead, It's not over", he told his own prematch news conference, held shortly after Mourinho's.

Sports Rob Gronkowski Reportedly Cleared from Concussion Protocol Ahead of Super Bowl
Author: 0 Rob Gronkowski Reportedly Cleared from Concussion Protocol Ahead of Super Bowl

Gronkowski sustained a concussion in the first half of the AFC Championship game against the Jaguars and his status for the game had been questionable. Gronkowski had another tremendous year, leading the team with 69 receptions, 1,084 yards and eight touchdowns. "I really couldn't compare [this] to that one because [of] what [else] happened on that play, too".

Sports Kohli hits Ton, as India beat South Africa in 1st ODI
Author: 0 Kohli hits Ton, as India beat South Africa in 1st ODI

India were 67/2 when Kohli and Rahane joined hands and together they steered the India innings in the forward direction. It was important for him to make runs early, in a big series, but that nearly falls by the wayside in the overall analysis.

Sports India's road to the final
Author: 0 India's road to the final

While Indian colts under the leadership of Prithvi Shaw are coming to the World Cup final undefeated, Jason Sangha's Australia has faced just one defeat in the tournament - against India in the campaign opener. "It helps us all to have a good attitude in the field, we're all really pumped up when our fast bowlers do well". Shaw was not bothered that the batting line-up had not been tested enough, with the openers getting solid starts in all but one of five matches, including two ...

Sports Mayweather trolled by Russian UFC fighter over MMA cage clip
Author: 0 Mayweather trolled by Russian UFC fighter over MMA cage clip

Glynn also asked McGregor if he knows who his next MMA opponent might be, and McGregor did not hesitate to list four huge names as possibilities, including Mayweather. We have many options. There's the current interim lightweight champion [Tony Ferguson], there's an undefeated Dagestani [Khabib Nurmagomedov], maybe a big Russian event.

Sports Falcons owner Arthur Blank miffed Patriots' Super Bowl rings have 283 diamonds
Author: 0 Falcons owner Arthur Blank miffed Patriots' Super Bowl rings have 283 diamonds

When the rings were handed out in June, Patriots spokesman Stacey James told ESPN the team chose to include 283 diamonds in them "to tell the story of the game". Blank needed to unburden himself of a minor beef with Kraft. It involved the aforementioned Super Bowl LI. He found it unnecessary and tacky. "I said to Robert, 'You didn't have to do the 28-3 in the ring, '" Blank told the magazine.

Sports Champions League need unites Liverpool and Tottenham
Author: 0 Champions League need unites Liverpool and Tottenham

They lost two games in a row - one in the league, one in the FA Cup - following their win against Manchester City, but returned to winning ways with a 3-0 away to Huddersfield on Tuesday, and have now lost only twice in 21 matches. Spurs have a fully-fit squad ahead of the game. A 1-1 draw is the most likely result in the betting market at 7/1 odds at William Hill. I expect them to play their way, perhaps similar to Man City but not to that extreme - they won't overplay if they go a goal ...

Sports Everton's Lookman joins Leipzig on mortgage
Author: 0 Everton's Lookman joins Leipzig on mortgage

England Under-21 worldwide Lookman joined the Toffees from Charlton for £11m in January 2017 and has made seven Premier League appearances this season, starting one game. Everton boss Sam Allardyce has further trimmed his squad by sending young forward Ademola Lookman on loan to RB Leipzig for the remainder of the season.

Sports Fiona the hippo picks team to win Super Bowl
Author: 0 Fiona the hippo picks team to win Super Bowl

And the rest of the animal kingdom may be a little less confident in Fiona's pick. Among animals who chose the Philadelphia Eagles were Bubbles the elephant of the Myrtle Beach Safari, Fiona the hippo from the Cincinnati Zoo and Le Le the panda from the Memphis Zoo.

Sports Gary Harris Beats OKC at the Buzzer
Author: 0 Gary Harris Beats OKC at the Buzzer

Harris, Westbrook's assignment, was drifting to the corner with Nuggets forward Wilson Chandler cutting to the rim. The Nuggets issued a statement about the matter saying that Denver police and arena security looked into it. Like I said earlier this season, they should be giving out free hot dogs to everybody (when Jokic dunks). He even had a game-winning assist to get Gary Harris open for the 3-pointer at the buzzer.

Sports Scotland captain John Barclay doubts Wales will play…
Author: 0 Scotland captain John Barclay doubts Wales will play…

Ospreys and Wales hooker Scott Baldwin is set to miss the rest of the season after suffering a foot injury. The Scots ended a decade-long losing streak against the Welsh at Murrayfield a year ago, winning 29-13, but you have to go back to 2002 to find their last victory in Cardiff.

Sports Gronkowski clears concussion protocol, will play in Super Bowl
Author: 0 Gronkowski clears concussion protocol, will play in Super Bowl

Immediately after the Patriots' 24-20 victory over the Jaguars in the AFC title game, Church denied he had intentionally tried to injure Gronkowski . Reporters noted that Gronkowski was by Brady's side during the entire practice session. Blount, who won two Super Bowls with Gronkowski and the Patriots before joining the Eagles , dominated his virtual matchup on Xbox in front of a packed crowd of Patriots fans at a Microsoft store.

Sports Tottenham win over Manchester United in front of record crowd
Author: 0 Tottenham win over Manchester United in front of record crowd

Wednesday night's loss left the Red Devils in second place in the Premier League table but a staggering 15 points behind leaders Manchester City. 'We've amazingly tough games to play. Christian Eriksen scored within 11 seconds as Tottenham brushed aside a below-par Manchester United to seal a crunch 2-0 victory in the race for the top four.

Sports Patriots Talk: The Two Bills Premiers Tonight
Author: 0 Patriots Talk: The Two Bills Premiers Tonight

The most intriguing of those instances revolves around Parcells' move from the Patriots to the Jets in 1997 and Belichick's skipping out on Gang Green to become the head coach in New England . "Leave it to the Jets to create a little bit of a circus atmosphere both in the way in and on that way out", former Jets and Patriots assistant Charlie Weis says in the documentary.

Sports NBA capsules: Blake Griffin gets double-double in Pistons debut
Author: 0 NBA capsules: Blake Griffin gets double-double in Pistons debut

Pistons: Griffin was the first player with at least 20 points, 10 rebounds and five assists in a debut with the Pistons since Grant Hill (25 points, 10 rebounds and five assists) in 1994. James Harden had 28 points and 11 assists, and the Rockets dominated the Spurs for the second time this season. Danny Green led the Spurs with 22 points.

Sports Blow for Arsenal as Wenger reveals Aubameyang illness
Author: 0 Blow for Arsenal as Wenger reveals Aubameyang illness

The London club bolstered their forward line by signing the Gabon global from Borussia Dortmund for a club-record fee on Wednesday but Aubameyang, 28, did not fully participate in Thursday's training session due to a fever. "You think of Klopp, signing him at Dortmund, needing a back-up striker for Firmino". Aubameyang's former Dortmund team-mate Henrikh Mkhitaryan joined Arsenal after coming over from Manchester United in exchange for Alexis Sanchez.

Author: 0 Conte comments on Chelsea exit rumours, Italy return

Italy lost to Sweden in the World Cup play-offs in November after which Gian Piero Ventura left the post, as the nation's fans went into mourning. "From the start of the season after our defeat against Burnley (there has been) a lot of speculation about my sacking".

Sports Victims' father charges at sex abuser in court
Author: 0 Victims' father charges at sex abuser in court

I'm not here to upstage my daughters", he said. Though Cunningham later announced that she had no intention to punish Margraves, she did double down on Povilaitis' statements by saying that it's wrong to "combat assault with assault". He's already been sentenced to 40 to 175 years in prison in another county. Moments after the judge gave Randall Margraves , the father of the victims, the chance to express his thoughts on Nassar's abuses, he lunged at the doctor.

Sports Ozzie Newsome to step down as Ravens GM after next season
Author: 0 Ozzie Newsome to step down as Ravens GM after next season

However, while Newsome's fast ball drafting on defense has remained strong, he's struggled in recent seasons to replenish the pipeline on offense, particularly at the skill positions. Bisciotti even joked that Newsome would be the "highest paid scout", which sounds about right given his track record. Newsome returned to Baltimore the next day and said that all of the tests he took came out fine.

Sports Migos rapper Quavo roughed up Eric the Jeweler in NYC
Author: 0 Migos rapper Quavo roughed up Eric the Jeweler in NYC

The rapper is now accused of attacking a jeweler at a Grammys afterparty, and absconding with a $30,000 chain. Eric the Jeweler who has designed jewelry pieces for artists like Snoop Dogg , 50 Cent , French Montana , reported the incident to NYPD on Tuesday.

Sports Ozil teases Arsenal fans with 'signing' photo
Author: 0 Ozil teases Arsenal fans with 'signing' photo

Following on from the signing of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang it looks like they've now signed Mesut Ozil to a new deal. Aubameyang may have spent Tuesday afternoon at the club's training ground, but the Gunners manager was reluctant to say the club record £60 million (€68 million) deal for the Borussia Dortmund striker would be concluded for certain on Wednesday.

Sports Mahrez misses Leicester training for second day, will miss Swansea
Author: 0 Mahrez misses Leicester training for second day, will miss Swansea

The Algeria global did not show up for training on Friday after he failed to secure a move to Manchester City on transfer deadline day. "Just about Riyad, I think the club took this decision in the best interests of Leicester ". We need to move forward and focus on football. He plays for Leicester, he gives a lot of good things. The Foxes will hope to bounce back from their 2-1 defeat by Everton earlier this week.

Sports Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang admission
Author: 0 Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang admission

Depending on the forwards and type of players used in the wide areas, it can look and work very differently from team to team. Aubameyang departed Dortmund with hurt feelings all around following his suspension by the club for a match against Wolfsburg after missing a team meeting.

Sports Moyes condemns West Ham director's 'no more Africans' comments
Author: 0 Moyes condemns West Ham director's 'no more Africans' comments

Senegal worldwide Cheikhou Kouyate has responded to the racism controversy surrounding West Ham United . The club will make no further comment until the investigation has been concluded'. He's left, so great. Mr Henry allegedly made the remarks to a newspaper after it obtained a leaked email in which he is reported to have written: "We don't want any more Africans".

Sports Why is someone carrying around an MVP acceptance speech for Tom Brady?
Author: 0 Why is someone carrying around an MVP acceptance speech for Tom Brady?

One of those photos shows a man holding a paper that appears to say "Brady Acceptance Speech". The question is, did Brady take time out of his Super Bowl prep to actually write this acceptance speech or is this the work of a Patriots staffer? Brady had some competition for MVP earlier in the season, when Carson Wentz and the Eagles rolled out to a 10-1 start on the season.

Sports Liverpool boss discusses Van Dijk and latest injury news
Author: 0 Liverpool boss discusses Van Dijk and latest injury news

But Liverpool legend Carragher is not happy with the club's dealings in January and insists that the winter transfer window should be considered a failure. Carragher thinks the pressure will begin to mount on Klopp in 12 months' time if he remains empty-handed, but believes securing consistent Champions League football will appease supporters in the short term.

Sports Dragić first Slovenian to play in NBA All-Star Game
Author: 0 Dragić first Slovenian to play in NBA All-Star Game

The 31-year-old was mobbed by his teammates when they received the news on Thursday and he credited them for helping him achieve the honour. They're now sitting at fourth place in the Eastern Conference, and Dragic has been one of the main reasons for their success .

Sports Suarez Strikes to put Barca on the Brink of Copa Final
Author: 0 Suarez Strikes to put Barca on the Brink of Copa Final

Andreas Pereira and Sergi Roberto both picked up bookings in the first half with many people believing both could have seen red. There was more space out wide and we could have solved things earlier with better luck from one of our crosses.

Author: 0 Tom Brady: Kiss and Tell

Once it was over Jack wiped off his lips with his T-Shirt and made his way out of the room. Brady then asks him, "What do I get?" and the boy gives him a quick kiss. However, social worker and parenting expert Carolyn Meyer-Wartels told CBS2 that the message that went along with the kiss might actually be the issue.