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Play Virgil van Dijk Against Everton, Former Liverpool Star Urges Jurgen Klopp

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I am looking forward to doing that, that's the main thing. "Obviously there is a lot of improvement still to come, but I think the manager can help me with that". In the squad, everyone will be happy if big players come to the club because it gives you a better chance of winning games and winning trophies. Liverpool play two Premier League fixtures in the space of 48 hours when they host Leicester City on Saturday and then travel to Burnley on New Year's Day. Read More »

Paul Scholes Has A Damning Assessment Of Paul Pogba

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They have lost to Bristol City in the League Cup and drawn three consecutive Premier League games with Leicester, Burnely and most recently Southampton . You have to say the manager has to take responsibility for that. Pogba has underperformed at United so far, in comparison to his high transfer fee, according to Scholes, who is still waiting for Juventus' version of the midfielder to turn up. Read More »

Kyrie Irving: Celtics fans will show Isaiah Thomas 'nothing but love'

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The C's lead the pack in the east with a 30-10 record while the Cavs are on a three-game losing streak and sit in third at 24-12. These two teams have played against each other only once so far, and it was in the season opener. Entering 2018, Thomas is now a member of the Cavaliers and on January 3, he makes his return to Boston . "That guy put on some performances, epic performances", the point guard said. Read More »

Cavs say Isaiah Thomas will made season debut Tuesday

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Fearing that the hip issue would inhibit Thomas moving forward and understanding the fact that the two-time All-Star will be a free agent next summer, the Celtics made a decision to trade Thomas to the Cavaliers in a deal that sent Kyrie Irving to Boston. Read More »

MS tops SC in SEC opener

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They need to find more consistency on offense, particularly from Davis, but all in all, a good SEC start for the Rebels. Ole Miss , now 14-12 all-time against the Gamecocks (9-4, 0-1), improves to 8-9 against SC under Rebels' head coach Andy Kennedy. Read More »

Vardy sidelined for Leicester's clash with Huddersfield due to groin injury

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Slimani made just his second league start of the season in his place. "What is peculiar about football at the minute is that when players go down in a diving manner and throw their arms about they get those". Leicester remained eighth with the win over midtable Huddersfield, which has won just two of its last 11 league games. They offered little at the King Power Stadium but boss David Wagner felt the first goal was crucial. Read More »

Cardinals head coach Arians retires

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The Cardinals finished this season 8-8 after beating the Seahawks 26-24 on the last Sunday of the season. Arians, 65, began his coaching career in 1975 as a graduate assistant at Virginia Tech. From there, he spent three seasons as the Cleveland Browns' offensive coordinator (2001-03), then the Pittsburgh Steelers, where he spent eight seasons, first as receivers coach then offensive coordinator. Read More »

Matt Patricia a leading candidate for Giants head coaching job?

McDaniels, the offensive coordinator, has previous head coaching experience with the Broncos, which is considered to be, if not a prerequisite, certainly a plus in this search process. McDaniels is now serving in his second term as Patriots offensive coordinator, as he returned to the club in 2012 after a three-year hiatus. That plan changed slightly once McAdoo and Reese left the picture, with interim head coach Steve Spagnuolo announcing Manning at MetLife Stadium against the Cowboys. Read More »

Ravens defensive coordinator Dean Pees plans to retire after season

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Pees started his National Football League coaching career in 2004 as the linebackers coach for the New England Patriots. That didn't work out that way due to Baltimore losing to the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday and both the Buffalo Bills and Tennessee Titans winning their games in order to keep the Ravens out of the playoffs. Read More »

Packers rule out WRs Adams, Nelson for finale against Lions

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Green ($15 million). With 12 receiving touchdowns in 2016, he joins Jordy Nelson (2014, 2016), Antonio Freeman (1997-98), Sterling Sharpe (1992-94) and Don Hutson (1941-43) as the only players in franchise history to register 10-plus TD catches in consecutive seasons. Read More »

Lions fire coach Caldwell after four seasons

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While it is totally possible that if he got his opportunity to play a substantial amount of time Rudock would go out there and bomb, however I don't see that as an issue. More mistakes in the second quarter including two turnovers and muffed punt recovered by Detroit make it a sad first half for the Packers. Detroit leads at the break, 20-3. Read More »

NHL Winter Classic 2018

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The extremely cold weather will likely make for a more classic feel, even if somebody freezes on the Shea Bridge. There's a bunch of distractions around it. The Sabres get a chance to show the Rangers, their fans and the hockey world that things are trending in the right direction. Along with the 2012 Winter Classic victory, the Rangers also beat the New Jersey Devils and New York Islanders in consecutive Stadium Series contests at Yankee Stadium in 2014. Read More »

That's Massive - Ragnar Klavan Hails Liverpool's Win At Burnley

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The hosts made a bright start to the second half and broke through thanks to a brilliant goal, made by Marc Albrighton's fine pass and finished stylishly by Riyad Mahrez, after 53 minutes. United and Everton are, of course, Liverpool's two greatest rivals. " Liverpool are the same, Man City quite obviously, Man United, and Arsenal still look decent to me". Read More »

Liverpool to take Nike to court over Coutinho Barcelona announcement?

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The Egyptian has a minor groin niggle having limped off in the 2-1 win over Leicester City, while the Brazilian playmaker nurses a sore thigh with the England worldwide replacing him in the centre of the park. Now Spanish outlet Don Balon claim Suarez and Paulinho want the 25-year-old to force an exit from the Merseyside club. This season, Salah has been even more valuable to Liverpool than Coutinho, enjoying a brilliant first season at Anfield featuring 23 goals following his move from ... Read More »

Jesus comes off injured early at Palace

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Watford is the first test, with Marco Silva's team going into the game having had nearly 24 hours extra rest than City since their defeat against Swansea on Saturday. This was the first time City dropped points since a 1-1 draw at home to Everton on August 21. Kyle Walker rarely let Palace's in-form Wilfried Zaha get the better of him, and made more interceptions (three), gained more possessions (13) and sprinted faster (34.69 km/h) than any other City player. Read More »

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (APC) Analysts See $-0.13 EPS

The stock decreased 0.22% or $0.12 during the last trading session, reaching $53.64. About 2.55 million shares traded. Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC ) has risen 8.29% since January 1, 2017 and is uptrending. This repurchase authorization permits the oil and gas development company to purchase up to 10% of its shares through open market purchases. After $-0.35 actual earnings per share reported by Workday, Inc. Read More »

Ed Orgeron, Brian Kelly discuss final preparations for Citrus Bowl | FULL PRESSER

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Notre Dame owns a 6-5 series edge, including a 31-28 win in the most recent matchup in the Music City Bowl on December 30, 2014. This is the fourth time the teams have met in a bowl game. 4 in Orlando); they can't come by, but they feel like they're with us". Switching to the Notre Dame side, the Irish are led by Adams, who is an absolute stud at running back. Read More »

SC unveils uniform combination for Outback Bowl

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One year after coming within inches of a possible College Football Playoff berth, the Wolverines slid back to an 8-4 regular season. The last thing MI needs is help from silly mistakes to either push the Carolina offense back or their offense forward. Read More »

Arsene Wenger passes Sir Alex Ferguson for Premier League games record

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Petr Cech was booked for protesting the decision and said: "Every time we meet with refs prior to season and it comes to the point about when the player is close to the ball and has no chance to react it is never a penalty". The Chile global starts in attack, alongside Alex Iwobi and Alexandre Lacazette, despite speculation over a possible move to Manchester City in the January transfer window. Read More »

Jets extend contracts of Bowles, GM Maccagnan

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It's a marathon, not a race since it takes time to develop players and get them ready for the next step. That's all we've been trying to do. "They're not like, 'Oh God, we're playing the Jets - they're going to be a pushover.' They know that when they come to play us, it's going to be a really tough game". Read More »

Bills defeat Dolphins to end 17-year playoff drought

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First, backup quarterback Matt Moore will be a free agent after the season so Miami could look have Fales back up Ryan Tannehill in 2018. The Buffalo Bills offense utilized the match-up of tight ends Charles Clay and Nick O'Leary against the Dolphins linebacking core. Read More »

Jon Gruden targeting Jets OC John Morton for Raiders job

Gruden, 54, has been reluctant to return to the NFL in part because of his high-paying job with ESPN on Monday Night Football and because he has been vocal in his distaste for NFLPA-mandated restrictions on practice and training time. Guys want to bounce ideas off me. During a segment on SportsCenter with Scott Van Pelt, Schefter flatly said there was "no question" that Gruden would be the man the team chooses to lead the team next. Read More »

Manchester United Top 5 players of 2017

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They'd certainly have fewer Premier League points than they now do. In fact, according to Sky Sports, he's made 61 appearances in 2017 for the Red Devils , more than any other player in Europe's top five leagues. Today I think our positioning was good and we did very well. He was calm and always showed personality on a very hard day, especially at the end of the first half. Read More »

Parliament Hill too cold for live New Year's Eve performances

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The city had said Thursday that its planned celebration in Victoria Park was being cancelled due to extreme cold. The Canada 150 hockey tournament featuring 16 peewee boys and girls' house league division teams from across Canada, which was scheduled to take place on the Canada 150 rink, has been relocated to indoor locations. Read More »

Joel Embiid injures hand versus Suns, X-ray results were negative

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Like the Sixers did to the Nuggets the night before, the Suns staged a comeback with a 28-10 run in the third to change the tone of the game and turn the fourth into a battle. Devin Booker scored 28 of his 32 points in the second half for the Suns, and T.J. Warren had 28. Redick scored 10 of his points in the first quarter. Read More »

Ronaldo and Zidane win Globe Soccer Awards

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Ronaldo helped Real to a La Liga, Champions League and Wold Club championship treble while also picking up back-to-back World Player of the Year awards , but his basic wage still remains lesser than his main rivals Lionel Messi and Neymar. Read More »

Koeman: Guardiola Man City success more than just money

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City hope to go into 2018 looking to set new standards for Premier League points and goals scored after winning 19 of their first 20 games. Pep Guardiola admits he is unsure how to juggle the demands of his Manchester City side challenging in four competitions . Read More »

Late Bengals TD knocks Ravens out of playoffs

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Alex Collins is proving to the league that he's good. He gave the Ravens much needed life. He caught one catch for eight yards in the Ravens win. The Bengals failed on a third and seven on a pass intended for receiver A.J. Mosley. Well, in the final minute of that game, the Ravens were, in fact, leading 27-24 until Cincinnati QB Andy Dalton threw a 49-yard touchdown to Tyler Boyd to sensationally dump the Ravens out of postseason contention. Read More »