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Egyptian FA's president talks up Salah's chances of joining Real

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His fine form has led to reported interest from Real Madrid , and Egypt FA president Hany Abo Rida has stoked those fires. Mohamed Salah has been in excellent form ever since he left Chelsea back in February 2015, starring for Fiorentina, AS Roma and Liverpool , and he now looks set for a summer move to Real Madrid . Read More »

Tiger returns to prop questions at Torrey Pines

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Open at this seaside golf resort - Woods spent considerable time on and around each of the nine greens to get a feel for the putting surfaces, bunkers and heavy rough. You can get into positions and things of that nature, and there are a lot of things I can't do anymore because of the nature of the fusion. Rose was the hottest golfer in the world during swing season (he played overseas), and he makes his first PGA Tour start of the season this week at Torrey. Read More »

Arsenal hits 4 goals after leaving out Man U-bound Sanchez

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Nacho Monreal: 8 - Having only played 34 minutes of today's game, one goal and two assists speaks for itself. Ivory Coast star Zaha, 25, was a rare bright spark for Palace in a match where they got off to a awful start, conceding four goals - from Nacho Monreal , Alex Iwobi , Laurent Koscielny and Alexandre Lacazette - in the first 22 minutes. Read More »

Arsenal improve Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang bid to £50.9m

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According to recent reports, Arsenal's new head of recruitment Sven Mislintant is now in Germany discussing the details of the deal with Dortmund. And club officials have been in Germany attempting to finalise a deal for Aubameyang. "This is the kind of thing - he is one of the possible movements, but we have other things in mind as well". Without further ado, off we go. Dortmund want Olivier Giroud as Aubameyang's replacement and have demanded that Arsenal include the French International ... Read More »

Westbrook, Porzingis highlight 2018 NBA All-Star reserves

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The NBA has made changes to the format of the 2018 game. He's now Los Angeles-bound for All-Star Weekend, Feb. 16-18, at Staples Center. The move has worked out swimmingly for Irving, as he has led the Celtics to an Eastern Conference-leading 34-13 record. Read More »

Australian Open 2018: Angelique Kerber thrashes Madison Keys to reach semis

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Just playing my game and enjoying it. "I feel like I had to raise my game to even compete with him on the court", Sandgren said. Hyeon Chung's historic run through the Australian Open draw is continuing. After saving match points and coming back from 5-1 down in the third set of her second-round win, No. 2-ranked Wozniacki said she was "playing with the house money" and had nothing to lose. Read More »

Barcelona confirm Javier Mascherano exit as China move looms

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In a statement announcing Mascherano's departure, Barça revealed that they are to hold a farewell event for the player at 11:00 CET on Wednesday morning. And after Umtiti made his return to action during the weekend's 5-0 victory over Real Betis the club have confirmed that Mascherano is set to leave the Nou Camp. Read More »

Baker Mayfield Reacts To Johnny Football Comparison

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Mayfield still needs to go through the measurements the other players have gone through. Of course, that's bound to happen on the first day of practice but making a great mark could be the difference between a big paycheck and just a tryout at the next level. Read More »

Henrikh Mkhitariyan could be affected by unfulfilling United spell - Wenger

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The deal, which will see Henrikh Mkhitaryan move the opposite way from Old Trafford to the Emirates Stadium, is set to be announced by the clubs in the coming hours. It's been rumbling on for months but the transfer saga involving Chilean worldwide Alexis Sanchez has finally come to an end. He scores on average every 456 minutes in the Premier League , compared to every 169 minutes for Sanchez. Read More »

Nassar sentencing enters day six in Lansing

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If they can get through the list of victims who want to speak, former gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar could learn his fate later today or tomorrow. More than 100 women and girls have given statements at Nassar's sentencing hearing in MI or have had statements read on their behalf. Amanda Smith, a gymnast coached by Geddert at Twistars USA Gymnastics Club, explained how he and Nassar controlled the gym with a culture of fear in interviews after giving her statement on Monday. Read More »

Brewers make offer to Darvish

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MLB's offseason really isn't picking up speed. The Brewers have made an offer to free-agent right-hander Yu Darvish, according to multiple reports. The addition of Darvish would be a big boost for Chicago, which has made it to the NLCS in each of the past three years, winning the World Series in 2016. Read More »

Murray's Career Night, Nuggets Late Clutch Plays Seal Big Win Over Portland

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It's the most points Murray has ever scored in his career and also the first time he's turned in back-to-back 30-point performances. Blazers guard Damian Lillard scored a game-high 31 points and had nine assists. Monday night, he totaled six points on 2-of-5 shooting, five rebounds, three blocks and two steals in 31 minutes. Later, Murray buried a 3-pointer to tie the game at 60 about halfway through the third quarter. Read More »

Patriots 'optimistic' Rob Gronkowski will be cleared to play in Super Bowl

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The shot that Gronkowski took to the head was devastating. He never returned to the game and entered the dreaded concussion protocol. "That's why, most probably, Gronk will be back for the Super Bowl". The Patriots announced shortly before the start of the third quarter that Gronkowski was questionable to return to the game due to a head injury. Read More »

Rod joining ESPN and taking over the TV world

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Rodriguez would work alongside Jessica Mendoza and new play-by-play man Matt Vasgersian. ESPN's " Sunday Night Baseball " booth is going to receive a boost of star power this season. "I'm looking forward to this new chapter in my broadcasting career", Rodriguez said. Vasgersian follows Jon Miller and Dan Shulman as the voice of Sunday Night Baseball , which is entering its 29season in 2018. Read More »

Mizzou student gets (another) Super Bowl date with tennis star

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Goehrke wagered a date that the New England Patriots could make the greatest comeback in Super Bowl history, which they did. "Be our guests at #SBLII ", read the post on Twitter. As of Monday evening, we have yet to hear from Goehrke, but it's unlikely any Patriots fan would turn down a free trip to the Super Bowl with Genie Bouchard . Read More »

See how Manchester United welcomed Sanchez

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Though his social-media post did not reference anyone directly, Sanchez wrote: "There are people (former club players) who have spoken with no knowledge of what happens inside the club and cause damage". "The golden destiny of Alexis ", said daily newspaper La Tercera. United, who have not won the Premier League title since 2013, are second in the table but trail Manchester City by 12 points - a gap that looks impossible to breach even with four months of the season to run. Read More »

Wozniacki sees off Suarez Navarro to reach semi-finals

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Victory ensured that Nadal will retain his world number one ranking as he set up a meeting with sixth seed and former U.S. Open champion Marin Cilic for a place in the semi-finals. Suarez Navarro, now ranked 39th, finally got on the board in the second game of the second set. Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic were nearly as ruthless in straight-set wins Saturday night, which is hardly surprising for two players with a combined 31 Grand Slam titles. Read More »

Kobe Bryant Lands Oscar Nomination for 'Dear Basketball'

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The film is based on the poem written by Bryant to announce his retirement after the 2015-16 season. First, Bryant had both his No. 8 and No. 24 retired by the Lakers in an extraordinary ceremony at the Staples Center last month. Bryant, Williams, and director Glen Keane will be contending for the "Best Animated Short" category against " Garden Party ", " Lou ", " Negative Space " and " Revolting Rhymes ". Read More »

Arsenal boss Wenger asked Man Utd for Shaw; will try again

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But he also aimed a dig at pundits who have questioned his commitment in recent weeks. Sanchez , who has chosen United over their arch rivals Manchester City , was earlier seen arriving at Carrington at 8am on Monday before departing the club's training base later that morning. Read More »

Chelsea expected to complete move for Roma's Emerson within next 48 hours

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Batshuayi has reportedly drawn interest from Sevilla and Borussia Dortmund during the January window. "Whatever will be will be", Roma director of football Monchi said on Sunday . Last season was a standout one for Dzeko in his career, but that's a good thing, especially given that he's carried on scoring goals . Roma boss Eusebio Di Francesco plans to start Edin Dzeko in Wednesday's clash with Sampdoria, despite reports of a transfer bid from Chelsea. Read More »

Chicharito wants out of West Ham

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But in form Arnautovic has been pursued too, as the Blues enquired with West Ham over his availability, according to The Times . David Moyes sings the praises of Andy Carroll after West Ham's win over West Brom and discusses the Hammers' transfer plans. Read More »

Smith: Kohli needs someone who can challenge him

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India are 0-2 down in the ongoing Test series against South Africa and coach Ravi Shastri feels that had Team India arrived at the Rainbow 10 days earlier, it would have made a difference. "If Ajinkya had played first, and not done well, you would have asked me the same question, why Rohit hasn't played", countered Shastri. If Ajinkya had played first, and not done well, you would have asked me the same question, why Rohit hasn't played. Read More »

Winger close to Chelsea exit

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He barely featured after joining the Hornets on a season-long loan and therefore returned to Chelsea last January. Newcastle will pay the London club a loan fee for the Brazil Under-20 global, who Benitez originally wanted to sign in the summer. Read More »

Who will miss Pyeongchang Olympic Games?

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Figure skaters Ksenia Stolbova (a two-time medalist at the 2014 Sochi Olympics) and Ivan Bukin also were excluded from the list of eligible athletes by the International Olympic Committee, drawing a stern condemnation from the Russian Figure Skating Federation, which said in a statement it was "deeply disappointed in this baseless International Olympic Committee decision which is reminiscent of a provocation with the aim of forcing Russian athletes by any means possible to decline to ... Read More »

Brady Was Unsure of Playing Against Jaguars

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Brady has said he would like to play into his mid-40s. "It's pretty unbelievable to be on a team that wins these kind of games". On first-and-10 from his 40, Brady threw a long pass for Rob Gronkowski , who was injured when he got popped by Barry Church on a helmet-to-helmet hit. Read More »

No offers for Evans yet, says West Brom boss Pardew

Despite reported interest from Arsenal and Manchester City as well as Leicester, the Baggies kept their man. Pep Guardiola , on the other hand, is keen to see Fred come in to replace Ivory Coast legend Yaya Toure , as well as provide competition for Brazilian enforcer Fernandinho , who recently signed a three-year extension with the Premier League leaders. Read More »

Patriots, Eagles head to the Super Bowl

New England faces the victor of Sunday night's NFC Championship Game between the Minnesota Vikings and Philadelphia Eagles in Super Bowl LII on Sunday, Feb. Told that Las Vegas had once again installed Philadelphia as the underdogs , right tackle Lane Johnson said, "I know". Unfortunately for Grant, the Jaguars' game plan changed in the second half. Read More »