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Sports Chelsea turn their attention to Giroud loan move
Author: 0 Chelsea turn their attention to Giroud loan move

But, speaking on Friday, Wenger denied that Giroud, who has also now been linked with Chelsea , could be included as a part-exchange makeweight. Alexis Sanchez's move to Manchester United , however, has ruled out a return to Old Trafford.

Author: 0 Quarterback showdown gearing up for Super Bowl LII

He's played 16 full seasons in the NFL . It's just about finding a way to win. They coughed the ball up four times against the Falcons in the Divisional Round, losing two of them - each leading to Atlanta's two scoring drives. Wearing winter hats, Philadelphia Eagles running backs Corey. They got a 24-yard TD return by Najee Goode off a blocked punt and Darren Sproles took a punt 83 yards for a score.

Sports Reliability makes Rolex 24 a 'lost opportunity' for Alonso
Author: 0 Reliability makes Rolex 24 a 'lost opportunity' for Alonso

Ryan Briscoe, Richard Westbrook, and Scott Dixon drove the winning vehicle, taking the class victory over fellow Ganassi drivers Joey Hand, Dirk Mueller and Sebastien Bourdais. Roger Penske is back in sports cars this year with a strong Acura program, and so much attention has been placed on reliability, that speed and flawless team performance will be key during the race.

Sports Luis Suarez kicks opponent in the stomach during Barcelona comeback
Author: 0 Luis Suarez kicks opponent in the stomach during Barcelona comeback

All eyes were on the 142-million-pound ($200.87 million) playmaker but he was substituted in the second half for striker Paco Alcacer as Barca chased the game after falling behind to John Guidetti's 23rd minute opener, eventually mounting a comeback with goals from Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi .

Sports Oklahoma City Thunder vs. Philadelphia 76ers - 1/28/18 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Author: 0 Oklahoma City Thunder vs. Philadelphia 76ers - 1/28/18 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Boban Marjanovic scored 14 points and Luke Kennard added 11 points. "I've got a lot of confidence in Terrance", Donovan said. OK, then. Thomas is averaging 15.4 points and shooting a career-low 39 percent from the field. The Pistons started Langston Galloway at point guard for the second consecutive game, but Van Gundy will still be left searching for answers with his starting lineup after that group failed to provide any kind of resistance to Oklahoma City's first unit.

Sports Colts receive 'A' grade on Josh McDaniels hire
Author: 0 Colts receive 'A' grade on Josh McDaniels hire

McDaniels, 41, is in his second stints as New England's offensive coordinator. He had his second interview with the Colts on Friday, though it was mostly a formality as McDaniels had been viewed as the frontrunner all along. McDaniels has been one of the league's most coveted coordinators since returning to New England in 2012. With McDaniels' exit to Indianapolis, the Patriots are expected to lose both coordinators to head-coaching jobs, as defensive coordinator Matt Patricia will become ...

Sports Buhari, Obasanjo banter in Addis Ababa
Author: 0 Buhari, Obasanjo banter in Addis Ababa

In a special press statement entitled "The way out: A clarion call for Coalition for Nigeria Movement", Obasanjo berated President Buhari for sinking the ship of the nation deeper than he met it. On sighting Buhari at the venue, Obasanjo who ruled Nigeria as an elected President between 1999 and 2007 approached the President and shook hands with him.

Sports National Football League releases injury data for 2017 season
Author: 0 National Football League releases injury data for 2017 season

Last season, that number was 243. Dr Allen Sills, the NFL's chief medical officer, admitted: "Certainly, we're disappointed that the concussion numbers are up". Also, for the first time in four years (as far back as the National Football League provided data), more players suffered injuries in Thursday games than on Sundays, which will lend support to those who have railed against the midweek games.

Sports PSG ace Javier Pastore rejects Anfield transfer offer
Author: 0 PSG ace Javier Pastore rejects Anfield transfer offer

Pastore has struggled to make an impact this season with 18 appearances in all competitions and starting just eight Ligue 1 matches. However, the transfer window shuts in days and it has been shown that if he were to leave, it would not be to England and not to Merseyside.

Sports India vs South Africa: Virat Kohli Credits Belief For Third Test Turnaround
Author: 0 India vs South Africa: Virat Kohli Credits Belief For Third Test Turnaround

The decision to stop play infuriated India , who had a 223-run lead and were in control of a game they desperately want to win after already losing the series and facing an embarrassing 3-0 whitewash. No India captain has made as many runs as Kohli has in this series. If the ball is there to be hit, I will play my shot and that's it, he said. Amla had faced 140 balls in making his second half-century of the match.

Author: 0 Chelsea target former Barcelona boss as Conte fears grow

Conte was unhappy Chelsea sold midfielder Nemanja Matic to Manchester United , unhappy to miss out on striker Romelu Lukaku and has continually complained that his squad is not big enough. I don't see a difference between me and other coaches that managed this situation. I'm happy to work with my players, I'm happy to work for this club.

Sports Federer, Cilic set to reprise Wimbledon final at Aussie Open
Author: 0 Federer, Cilic set to reprise Wimbledon final at Aussie Open

Hyeon Chung , left, became the first Korean tennis player - male or female - to reach a Grand Slam semifinal. A decade ago, Federer was in the middle of an incredible streak of reaching 18 of 19 consecutive grand slam finals - between Wimbledon in 2005 and the 2010 Australian Open - with his 2008 appearance at Melbourne Park the only blot on his run.

Sports Wenger gives condition for Giroud joining Chelsea
Author: 0 Wenger gives condition for Giroud joining Chelsea

If he doesn't end up at Chelsea , Giroud could move to Germany before the transfer window closes. At the moment, we stay where we are. Aubameyang has since been tipped to follow Mkhitaryan to London after being identified as Wenger's main target to fill the gap left by the departure of Sanchez.

Sports 'Dream come true' as Federer wins 20th Grand Slam title
Author: 0 'Dream come true' as Federer wins 20th Grand Slam title

Federer started Sunday's final with an intensity that stunned sixth-seeded Marin Cilic, then held his nerve in a tense, momentum-shifting match before winning 6-2, 6-7 (5), 6-3, 3-6, 6-1. Cilic was working over the Swiss once more in the fourth set, carrying all the momentum in the decider. With the final on a knife-edge, Federer fended off a further two break points in the opening game of the deciding set.

Sports Ronaldo double boosts Zidane as Real Madrid thump Valencia
Author: 0 Ronaldo double boosts Zidane as Real Madrid thump Valencia

Toral is expected to start with just around half of the same players which took to the pitch in their victory over Alaves on Wednesday. Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo insists he is not "obsessed" by the Ballon d'Or and is happy to share the gong with the "great" Lionel Messi .

Author: 0 Patriots issue hypothetical status report for this Sunday with Rob Gronkowski out

But he's doing the best he can do and we're all hopeful". They'll see Lewis on the field this time around, and possibly Gronkowski if he recovers from a concussion. "So, I like that no distractions part". "I just tried to dislodge the ball", Church said after the game. "Even you guys that's been covering them on TV should be ashamed", Marshall said on NFL Network (h/t Yahoo Sports' Shalise Manza Young ).

Sports I am happy at Paris Saint-Germain - Neymar
Author: 0 I am happy at Paris Saint-Germain - Neymar

Now after joining Paris Saint-Germain in August, speculations regarding Brazilian's next career move has gathered pace in the past few days, with some outlets suggesting that Madrid are ready to pounce on him as early this summer. The world's most expensive player scored twice in a 4-0 rout of Montpellier on his return from a two-match absence through injury. Despite PSG's dominance Cavani failed to get on the scoresheet as he pursues a record 157th goal, but it wasn't for the want of ...

Sports Conte losing 'sleep', 'on collision course' with Chelsea
Author: 0 Conte losing 'sleep', 'on collision course' with Chelsea

After six in his first six Premier League games , the Spaniard has scored four in his last 14 since picking up an injury in late September. Nacho Monreal's free header from a corner ricocheted off the heads of Chelsea duo Marcos Alonso and Ruediger before flying into the net in the 12th minute.

Sports Arsenal handed boost in their pursuit of Jonny Evans
Author: 0 Arsenal handed boost in their pursuit of Jonny Evans

West Brom are reluctant to sell former Manchester United title-winner but could lose the Northern Ireland global for as little as £3million in the summer should they lose their relegation battle. "If they ring up late Tuesday they're probably not going to get the response they want, if they ring today, tomorrow, Sunday, they'll get a nicer response".

Author: 0 Sunrisers Hyderabad keeps spinner Rashid Khan for Rs. 9 crores

Here is the second list of marquee players that went under the hammer. He was sold for 2.2 crore ($470,000). India's Under-19 skipper was signed by Delhi Daredevils (DD ) for Rs 1.2 crore during the auction. Sunrisers Hyderabad used their Right to Match to retain Shikhar Dhawan after considerable interest from rivals. Martin Guptill went unsold at the IPL auction.

Sports Australia fall to Curran as England prosper in Perth
Author: 0 Australia fall to Curran as England prosper in Perth

It means he finished the five-match series with just 102 runs at an average of 20.4. Australia captain Steve Smith's lean run with the bat continued, with the world's No.1 Test batsman dismissed for 12 off 23 balls. Despite resting frontline bowlers Chris Woakes and Mark Wood, and having quick Jake Ball struggling with illness, the tourists managed to defend their total.

Sports Australian Open: Rohan Bopanna and Timea Babos lose mixed doubles final
Author: 0 Australian Open: Rohan Bopanna and Timea Babos lose mixed doubles final

The victory comes less than 24 hours since Pavic partnered Oliver Marach to the men's doubles title. In the tiebreaker, Cilic earned two more set points with a big service return followed by a forehand victor down the line. It's the second career major for Dabrowski, who became the first Canadian woman to win a Grand Slam title previous year when she won the French Open mixed championship with Bopanna.

Sports 3rd T20: Pakistan win toss, decide to bat against NZ
Author: 0 3rd T20: Pakistan win toss, decide to bat against NZ

Fakhar Zaman provided the anchor by scoring 46 at the top of the innings, then a steady flow of moderate contributions carried the tourists to a competitive total. "We just said to the guys, play your game, and we had nothing to lose". New Zealand whitewashed West Indies in the T20I series . The Black Caps, missing the power hitting Colin Munro through injury, struggled to get underway after losing captain Kane Williamson early for 9.

Sports West Virginia Looking to Rebound Vs
Author: 0 West Virginia Looking to Rebound Vs

That was something that I loved growing up, when the other team starts yelling and all of the hype, the student section. "(I) Salute them to getting to 36-0. Grantham, 6-foot-1, 195-pounds, was on campus for the event and the long time West Virginia lean elected to pull the trigger in favor of his home state Mountaineers .

Sports Suresh Raina returns to T20I squad for SA series
Author: 0 Suresh Raina returns to T20I squad for SA series

Among the players missing out besides Iyer are Washington Sundar, Deepak Hooda, Basil Thampi and Mohammad Siraj who were named in the limited over squad to face Sri Lanka. The side also includes five seam-bowling options in Bhuvneshwar Kumar , Jasprit Bumrah , Hardik Pandya , Unadkat and Thakur. The left-handed middle-order batsman, however, come back to the fore at the back of some decent domestic displays for Uttar Pradesh with both the bat and the bowl.

Sports Zidane says he is 'strong enough' to lead Real Madrid recovery
Author: 0 Zidane says he is 'strong enough' to lead Real Madrid recovery

The Real Madrid forward scored his second goal in a 7-1 demolition of Deportivo La Coruna with a courageous diving header, but was caught by the boot of defender Fabian Schar for his troubles. However, the Portugal worldwide has insisted that he wishes to stay at the Santiago Bernabeu for the time being despite the club's poor domestic form and reports of an alleged contract dispute.

Sports Mourinho hails Sanchez's 'maturity' following Yeovil win
Author: 0 Mourinho hails Sanchez's 'maturity' following Yeovil win

The Chile worldwide, 29, set up two goals on his debut for his new team in a 4-0 FA Cup fourth-round win over Yeovil. Henrikh Mkhitaryan has been thanked by Manchester United fans for his short spell at the club in a heartwarming letter from a Belgian-based Red Devils contingent.