Nemanja Matić starts at centre back for Manchester United

United have spent nearly £400 million (US$510 million) on players since Mourinho arrived at the club in 2016, but the manager claims buying top-level players is becoming increasingly hard. 'The second goal was a direct free-kick and the first goal ... More..

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UEFA Nations League group stage concludes
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

UEFA Nations League group stage concludes

We are 23rd in line for a play-off, with Northern Ireland a place behind the now managerless Republic, but as long as the big boys win through over the qualifying action in 2019, a play-off should fall down to,...More..

Copa Libertadores final match in Madrid will be a one-off, Infantino says
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Copa Libertadores final match in Madrid will be a one-off, Infantino says

CONMEBOL's decision seems to come into direct contradiction with the words of the Federation Internationale de Football Association president, who again voiced his opposition toward La Liga's plans to playing ...More..

Defending champion has 2nd-round lead at Australian PGA
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Defending champion has 2nd-round lead at Australian PGA

Queenslander McLeod, who claimed his maiden professional title at the New South Wales Open earlier this month, rolled in six birdies in a bogey-free round to upstage a slew of bigger names at the European Tour ...More..

by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Manchester United lack mad dogs with spirit - Jose Mourinho

In June 2006, Sir Alex Ferguson went to Tottenham to buy a replacement for Roy Keane, paying £18m for Michael Carrick, a member of Sven Goran Eriksson's England World Cup squad. We lost so many balls in the tra...More..

Jeff Horn vs Anthony Mundine: The secret behind Mundine's successful weight cut
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Jeff Horn vs Anthony Mundine: The secret behind Mundine's successful weight cut

An against-the-odds victory may force a rethink however with Mundine saying he'd fight again if the opponent - and the money - is worthwhile. It also helps that Anthony is free of any distractions and able to...More..

EPL: Fabregas finally decides on future with Chelsea
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

EPL: Fabregas finally decides on future with Chelsea

Davide Zappacosta should start at right-back. But despite being impressed with the youngster's performance, Sarri wasn't getting carried away. GK Kepa Arrizabalaga, 6 - A glorified spectator all evening ...More..

England women fly into Sevens quarter finals
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

England women fly into Sevens quarter finals

The Scots scored four tries plus a penalty try against the Shujaa's two tries for the comfortable win. It was slow going for the Kiwis as they kicked off their second day in Dubai - hoping to emulate the wome...More..

Brahim Diaz should sign new Manchester City deal or leave - Pep Guardiola
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Brahim Diaz should sign new Manchester City deal or leave - Pep Guardiola

Under new rules, clubs would only be allowed to loan out six to eight players - City now have 28 players out on loan at clubs around the world, including sister clubs New York City FC, Girona and Melbourne City...More..

10 biggest stories from Cowboys glorious week of awards, dominant play
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

10 biggest stories from Cowboys glorious week of awards, dominant play

Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Now, the Rams can win each of their five remaining games - only one of which is against a team above.500 - and take the top seed in the conference. Catch up on the rest...More..

Wilder to be offered two fights with Joshua
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Wilder to be offered two fights with Joshua

The short video starts by picturing an overweight Fury talking to the cameras in April 2017 and documents his rise back towards the top of the sport during the intervening months. "They've bitten off more than ...More..

Potential Blockbuster Trade Involving Mets, Mariners Gaining Momentum
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Potential Blockbuster Trade Involving Mets, Mariners Gaining Momentum

There were still items to be worked out, including physicals, no-trade clauses and the exact players and money involved, and no deal was expected to be announced Thursday night, according to multiple reports ....More..

Sparks fly as Wilder, Fury face off ahead of title fight
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Sparks fly as Wilder, Fury face off ahead of title fight

The "Gypsy King" faces the fight of his life on December 1 when he comes up against knockout-artist Deontay Wilder but the 30-year-old admits he doesn't know how he's going to beat his counterpart. "This is a...More..

Mahomes 5 turnovers loom large in Chiefs loss to Rams
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Mahomes 5 turnovers loom large in Chiefs loss to Rams

Sportsbooks set the total for Monday night's matchup between the Kansas City Chiefs and Los Angeles Rams at an astronomical 64 - and the two teams blew past that by 41 points. Most importantly, Los Angeles ...More..

No. 3 Duke dominates IN 90-69
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

No. 3 Duke dominates IN 90-69

Tre Jones added 15 points and a fourth Duke freshman - Cameron Reddish - finished with 13 to help the Blue Devils (6-1) bounce back from their lone loss and win one of the made-for-TV event's glamour matchups....More..

CAF withdraws AFCON 2019 hosting rights from Cameroon
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

CAF withdraws AFCON 2019 hosting rights from Cameroon

Cameroon , who are five time African football champions, have struggled to demonstrate their capacity to host the finals since CAF made a decision to increase the size of the tournament from 16 to 24 teams. A...More..

Klopp: We need no extra motivation for the derby
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Klopp: We need no extra motivation for the derby

That means Walcott must be on top of his game defensively - putting in a much improved shift than his Old Trafford effort last month - otherwise Marco Silva's side will be overrun. Ask the FA or what? "I think ...More..

Video surfaces of Chiefs' Kareem Hunt attacking woman
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Video surfaces of Chiefs' Kareem Hunt attacking woman

Hunt then is seen kicking her after she tried to get up but was staggering. He was drafted by Kansas City in the third round of the 2017 NFL Draft. Hunt pushes the woman, who responds by hitting him in the face...More..

Two questioned after Springbok Naka Drotské is shot three times
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

Two questioned after Springbok Naka Drotské is shot three times

News24 website reported that Drotske was with family, and business partner and former Bok prop Os Du Randt , at a braai when three armed men broke into the house and pointed firearms at them. The is now in IC...More..

Bucks hopeful to get John Henson back by or before the playoffs
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

Bucks hopeful to get John Henson back by or before the playoffs

If he continues at that pace for the season, he would be the first player to post a 26 (pts.), 13 (reb.) 5 (ast.) season since Kevin Garnett in 2005 and just one of seven players to ever post such a stat line...More..

Baker Mayfield on Hue Jackson criticism: ‘I speak my mind’
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

Baker Mayfield on Hue Jackson criticism: ‘I speak my mind’

Some were supportive of Mayfield and others were critical, but Mayfield said Wednesday that none of it is going to change the way he carries himself in the future. "It's about this team and what we have and we ...More..

Prithvi Shaw ruled out of Adelaide Test with ankle injury
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

Prithvi Shaw ruled out of Adelaide Test with ankle injury

Bancroft will become available for selection at the end of 2018, but Smith and Warner will be out for three more months. "There's going to be a process for the boys to come back and it is really important we ...More..

Bale hopes Roma display will galvanise 'turbulent' season
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

Bale hopes Roma display will galvanise 'turbulent' season

Isco , who moved to Madrid from Malaga in 2013, has never been dropped for a game of such magnitude in his entire Real career to date. The players showed they can take responsibility and we're really happy to...More..

Postponed Copa Libertadores final to be played at Bernabéu Stadium in Madrid
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

Postponed Copa Libertadores final to be played at Bernabéu Stadium in Madrid

Visiting fans were prohibited from attending the two-legged final when it was staged in Argentina. With the tie poised at 2-2 following the first leg at La Bombonera on 11 November, Boca players were left in...More..

McGregor handed six month driving ban
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

McGregor handed six month driving ban

McGregor, a former UFC featherweight and lightweight champion, faced four road traffic charges, speeding, driving without a license, failing to produce a license at the scene and failing to produce it at a Ga...More..

Texas Tech hiring Utah State's Matt Wells as head coach
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

Texas Tech hiring Utah State's Matt Wells as head coach

UPDATE (Nov. 29, 6:04 p.m.): Football Scoops reports that Matt Wells has agreed to a deal to become Texas Tech's next head coach. Utah State head coach Matt Wells is the current front-runner for Texas Te...More..

UEFA statement on FC Vorskla v Arsenal FC match
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

UEFA statement on FC Vorskla v Arsenal FC match

We are preparing plan A and plan B in terms of stadium preparation. "The city really lost a holiday". We had a long trip but for us, it doesn't matter about where we play. The Welshman stepped up to take an...More..

Did LeBron James Just Reveal Where His Son Will Play College Basketball?
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

Did LeBron James Just Reveal Where His Son Will Play College Basketball?

Walton said Ball "wanted to give it a go" after halftime. Just 20 games into the season, it seems Walton is falling into the bucket of David Blatt and Mike Brown: coaches who couldn't hold authority over the sh...More..

Steph sends handwritten letter to girl with shoe question
by | Thursday, November 29, 2018

Steph sends handwritten letter to girl with shoe question

I am a big fan of yours. "I'm going to be done soon", Iguodala said. I asked my dad to buy me the new Curry 5's because I'm starting a new basketball season. In a handwritten letter that he tweeted, Curry wro...More..

National Basketball Association star's new shoe deal leaves Twitter baffled
by | Thursday, November 29, 2018

National Basketball Association star's new shoe deal leaves Twitter baffled

But people haven't been able to resist trolling the quiet superstar for his unusual endorsement decision. According to Bleacher Report , Leonard turned down a similar offer from Nike's iconic Jordan Brand ...More..