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Liverpool star to remain at Anfield until next summer

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The German global is a free agent in June and will be able to agree terms with a club in February and it looks increasingly likely that it'll be Juventus that get the player. One such club is Juventus, with theGuardian reporting on Thursday that the Serie A giants have put a five-year, €95,000-per-week contract to take him to Italy next season. Read More »

Andy Murray Pulls Out Of Australian Open Due To Hip Injury

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The three-time Grand Slam champion and former world No 1 has not played a competitive match since he was beaten in the Wimbledon quarter-finals previous year. Several other players, including world number one Rafael Nadal and six-times Melbourne Park champion Novak Djokovic are battling to be fit for the Australian Open . Read More »

Pep Guardiola reveals Kevin De Bruyne is playing through pain against Watford

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When Christian Kabasele put the ball into his own net in the 13th minute it was effectively game over, and City spent the rest of the match on cruise control. Last night's match was City's fourth in 11 days, and there has been a noticeable drop-off in the standard of the Sky Blues' performance. Life would survive without playing every two days. Read More »

DeMarco Murray Ruled Out for Wild Card Round

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Last time they met: The Titans came back from a 10-point fourth-quarter deficit to upset Kansas City on the road in December 2016. Kickoff is set for 4:20 p.m. However, the Chiefs do have a pair of quality pass rushers in Justin Houston and Chris Jones. The Chiefs have gone back to the attack mode with Smith that made them so successful early in the season with great play-calling by offensive coordinator Matt Nagy. Read More »

Curry, Thompson help Warriors beat Rockets 124-114

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Only Magic Johnson's Lakers has won more consecutive games in a player's triple-doubles than the Warriors have in Green's, according to ESPN. Draymond Green picked up a triple-double, with 17 points, 14 boards and 10 assists, in the Warriors' win over the Rockets. Read More »

Bellerin rescues Arsenal by clinching 2-2 draw with Chelsea

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Wenger has until 6pm on Friday to respond, but refutes the charge. Wenger is contesting the FA charge. You can listen to every interview. Questioned on his chances of earning a place in Gareth Southgate's England squad at the World Cup in June and July, Wilshere said: "I want to be going to Russian Federation but now is not the time to be thinking about that". Read More »

S.Africa to bat against India in 1st Test

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Whenever India have travelled to South Africa , the visiting captain has had a weaker horoscope compared to his South African counterpart: be it Kepler Wessels vs Md Azharuddin, Hansie Cronje vs Sachin Tendulkar , Shaun Pollock vs Sourav Ganguly or Graeme Smith vs Rahul Dravid. Read More »

Nurmagomedov says he'd fight McGregor 'for free'

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I need like 50, 60 rounds. Three rounds? I am exhausted about this. This is what I want. I've always ended up getting a deal done with Conor McGregor . "I think that - you know - Conor's a smart kid", he said. "He has to defend his belt". Following the event this past Saturday night, Nurmagomedov did have the chance to speak Dana White about what comes next because he sat on the UFC president's card waiting for him to leave the arena. Read More »

Joe Thornton has a handful of his beard ripped out during fight

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When Thornton and Leafs center Nazem Kadri two seconds into Thursday night's contest, Kadri not only gave his opponent a fistful of punches, but grabbed a fistful of Thornton's famous facial hair. "I thought I was a hockey player not a barber". "I didn't mean to grab him there". I felt he came across with a slash there, then another one, and I gave one back. Read More »

Serena Williams Drops out of Australian Open

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Six-time Australian Open victor Djokovic still remains highly doubtful for the Australian Open but will be travelling to Australia to compete in the Tie Break Tens at the Margaret Court Arena at Melbourne Park on January 10. "I appreciate the support and understanding of my fans and everyone at the Australian Open". Australian Open tournament director Craig Tiley said he understood Murray's early decision. Read More »

Maryland Terrapins vs. Michigan State Spartans Preview 01/04/18

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During their last five games, the Spartans have scored an average of 103.2 points per game (15.3 above their season average) and allowed an average of 59.6 points per game (1.0 below their season average). Michigan State is red-hot right now and the Terrapins are looking to just stay afloat and make it to March in one piece - or close to it. While Jackson's length was a glaring absence on the defensive end, Thursday was the latest example of what teams plan to do with the forward on the shelf ... Read More »

Liverpool Would Be 'Mad' To Sell Philippe Coutinho In January- Gary Neville

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Coutinho remains determined to ensure a dream switch to Catalonia goes through, but there is no word over whether he will officially refuse to play for Liverpool until a deal is gotten over the line. Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has said that he is not interested in any speculation concerning the future of Philippe Coutinho . I couldn't be less interested in anything in the world. Read More »

Everton contact Arsenal over Theo Walcott

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The winger is yet to start a single Premier League match so far this season, and his five substitute outings will not have convinced him that he has a big role to play in the remainder of the campaign. But, hypothetically, if the Merseyside club could sign Tosun and Walcott then it would have to represent a very good transfer window , even if they sign nobody else. Read More »

Father of Ryan Shazier: Steelers LB making steady progress from spinal injury

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It's been exactly one month since the Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker injured his spine while making a tackle in a game against the Cincinnati Bengals and he just experienced something he hadn't since that day. The extent of his injury has not been disclosed, though Vernon Shazier said Ryan has some feeling in his legs. He had to be stretchered off the field and was unable to move his legs at the time. Read More »

Royals acquire pitcher, infielder in trade involving pitcher Joakim Soria

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The White Sox gave up infielder Jake Peter in the deal. Alexander appeared in 58 games for the Royals last season, going 5-4 with a 2.48 ERA and a 1.30 WHIP in 69 innings pitched. He is owed $9 million for the 2018 season and has a mutual option for 2019 worth $10 million with a $1 million buyout. In 2017, he went 4-3 in total, striking out 81 hitters in 91.2 innings with a 3.83 ERA and 1.29 WHIP. Read More »

Mike Elko To Be Named Defensive Coordinator At Texas A&M

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The deal to land Elko was reportedly worth almost $2 million in annual salary over three seasons and also included incentives. Per ESPN's Chris Low , Elko will receive a multiyear contract and is expected to earn approximately $2 million annually at Texas A&M . Read More »

Virgil van Dijk to Liverpool transfer SLAMMED by Stan Collymore

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The third round of the FA Cup has been highlighted by the draw throwing together Everton and Liverpool , we will have the first Merseyside Derby in the cup since Liverpool beat Everton in the semi finals' back in 2012. Considering how well he's played of late, I'd also expect Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain to take Salah's place in the team. Jordan Henderson (hamstring), Nathaniel Clyne (back) and Alberto Moreno (ankle) are all definitely ruled out while Daniel Sturridge remains a doubt ... Read More »

Ross Barkley Close to Signing After New Bid

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Barkley is out of contract in the summer and is able to discuss a free transfer with clubs during this window. " I think that we are resigned and the club was resigned before I got here that we're going to lose Ross and I can't see that changing ". Read More »

Conte 'disappointed' with wasteful Chelsea in draw with Arsenal

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After a highly entertaining draw at the Emirates, Eden Hazard lamented over the missed chances by striker Alvaro Morata , which prevented the Blues to secure all three points. That's the most important thing for me. [But] he's very young. I understand it's not easy for a striker if he doesn't score but it's the first season where he is playing regularly. Read More »

Mohamed Salah named 2017 African player of the year

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Salah's Liverpool's teammate Sadio Mane came second followed by Gabon and Borussia Dortmund's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. They could easily pass for the best 11 within the period under consideration and would have carted away trophies each if the award were to be for the best 11. Read More »

Giannis Antetokounmpo leads National Basketball Association in All-Star votes

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Antetokounmpo received 863,416 votes to edge James (856,080) by almost 7,500 votes for the top spot in the Eastern Conference and overall after the first 12 days of balloting. Fan voting is open until January 16 (NZ time), with the 10 All-Star starters announced on January 19 (NZ time). The team rosters will be revealed on Thursday, Jan. Read More »

Moyes happy with Hammers point

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Obiang drifted inside from the left and sent the ball soaring past the outstretched hand of Lloris and into the top right-hand corner. Tottenham salvaged a point when Son Heung-min curled a magnificent effort from distance in the 83rd minute. Read More »

Jose Mourinho's Man United contract talks revealed

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Manchester United have held extensive talks with Jose Mourinho over an extension to his contract at Old Trafford. "Because I don't behave as a clown on the touchline, it means that I lost my passion", Mourinho argued. "Everyone knows in Italy, I am Inter, Inter, Inter". Mourinho had earlier insisted that he expects to remain at United beyond the three-year contract he initially signed when replacing Louis van Gaal in the summer of 2016. Read More »

Paige, Braun Strowman Updates; Both Backstage At Raw

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But, taking down Brock Lesnar is not an easy feat. Thankfully, she was able to get herself up and walk out of the ring on her own. Two new reports this afternoon indicate that both Paige and Braun Strowman are backstage at Raw tonight. Read More »

Steelers OC Todd Haley reportedly injured in bar incident

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Pittsburgh Steelers offensive coordinator Todd Haley reportedly suffered a hip injury over the weekend, but is expected back at work this week. NFL Network's Mike Garofolo reports Todd Haley's wife was involved in a "minor scuffle" shortly after midnight on January 1. Read More »

Manchester City confirm Gabriel Jesus suffered knee ligament injury at Crystal Palace

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Thanks for all the fans support and positive thoughts! "Today I went through an image exam on my left knee that diagnosed a small medial collateral ligament injury", Jesus wrote on Instagram on Monday. The news means Jesus will definitely be on the sidelines for City's match against Watford at the Etihad on Tuesday, although Belgian worldwide Kevin De Bruyne looks set for a sensational return just two days after being stretchered off following a horror tackle from Palace sub Jason Puncheon. Read More »

Baker Mayfield and Oklahoma sprint out to a 17-point lead

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After the Rose Bowl, a Georgia LB yelled at Baker to "humble yourself". and John couldn't agree more, warning the Heisman victor to clean up his act before he gets to the NFL. Mayfield threw for 12,292 yards during his career at Oklahoma , and completed 69.8 percent of his passes in the crimson and cream. Baker Mayfield may have won the Heisman this year, but he didn't do it without rubbing people the wrong way during his path. Read More »

Defence Ministry clears procurement of Barak missiles, guided bombs

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Last April, the two countries signed a military deal worth almost $2 billion which includes the supply over several years of medium-range surface-to-air missiles, launchers and communications technology. With state-of-the-art technology, the system provides missile defense against a variety of aerial, naval and air-borne threats. The two procurement proposals were cleared by defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman. Read More »

JetBlue Airways (JBLU) Board Initiates Share Buyback Plan

The volume of 3.13 Million shares climbed down over an trading activity of 5.65 Million shares. It has outperformed by 2.05% the S&P500. Quinn Opportunity Partners Llc increased Jetblue Airways Corp ( JBLU ) stake by 14.62% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Read More »