• Leicester boss Puel hails Man City as best in Europe
Leicester boss Puel hails Man City as best in Europe

And when I say intensity I mean not just physically but mentally. Bristol City were not "lucky", as Mourinho claimed, arguing that United hit the woodwork twice. "That's why they are one of if not the biggest club in the world". But they fought a lot to be lucky. "So I have to say they were a bit lucky". "It was a brilliant day for footba...

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  • Jurgen Klopp believes Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has more goals in him
Jurgen Klopp believes Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has more goals in him

But he was not asked for this too much I think in the past". Once you get comfortable with that, you can start to relax more. 'It would be not fair to put the defeat at Liverpool , where the whole team had a bad performance, on one player, ' he said.

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  • Wentz, 5 other Eagles named to Pro Bowl
Wentz, 5 other Eagles named to Pro Bowl

Three other Buccaneers players were named alternates. On Wednesday, Slay had a message for Lions fans and "Big Play Slay" fans who took the time to vote for him. He had a quarterback rating of 101.9. Juszczyk this season has just seven carries for 31 yards. "The ultimate goal is to win football games in this league".

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  • Rays trade Longoria to Giants, reports say
Rays trade Longoria to Giants, reports say

The 32-year-old batted.261 with 20 homers and 86 RBIs last season and is hitting.270 with 261 homers and 892 RBIs in his career. They have filled a void at third base, but still have a lot of work left to do to catch Los Angeles, Arizona and Colorado in the NL West.

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  • NASCAR Couple Danica Patrick and Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. Split
NASCAR Couple Danica Patrick and Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. Split

She has competed full time in the NASCAR Cup Series the last five years following a transition from IndyCar. Before her relationship with Stenhouse, Patrick was married to Paul Hospenthal for seven years. It was made public about a month after the end of the Cup season, which Patrick announced would be her last as a full-time driver in auto ra...

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  • Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo angry with Perez over 'backhanded' compliments
Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo angry with Perez over 'backhanded' compliments

Real Madrid's form in the league had been pretty poor at the beginning of the season but the Madrid team are clawing their way back to form and with the impending El Clasico fixture looming in the horizon, Cristiano made a unusual claim that Barca players should give his team a guard of honour for becoming world champions.

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  • Panthers LB Thomas Davis suspended for 2 games for safety rule violation
Panthers LB Thomas Davis suspended for 2 games for safety rule violation

Adams was able to walk off under his own power, unlike after the concussion he suffered against the Bears in Week 4, when Chicago linebacker knocked him out. "I understand your frustration and I do apologize for the hit!" He may be genuinely sorry about what he did, but that won't save linebacker Thomas Davis from a big fine and a suspension.

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  • LeBron James annoyed hot mic picked up conversation with Lonzo Ball
LeBron James annoyed hot mic picked up conversation with Lonzo Ball

LeBron James proved to be too much for the Jazz to handle. James did not have a triple-double against Washington last month, but sank 23 of 34 field goal attempts, grabbed 11 rebounds and finished with seven assists, two blocks and three steals.

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  • Pentagon Program Spent Millions Investigating UFOs
Pentagon Program Spent Millions Investigating UFOs

Pentagon spokesperson Dana White, cited by Politico , confirmed that the program existed up until 2012, when it was wrapped up as "there were other, higher priority issues that merited funding", she said, adding that it was in the Pentagon's "best interest" to redirect funds.

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  • Mauricio Pellegrino admits he 'can't control' Virgil van Dijk's Southampton future
Mauricio Pellegrino admits he 'can't control' Virgil van Dijk's Southampton future

Chelsea were one of the clubs, along with Liverpool and Arsenal , who were interested in signing £70 million-rated Van Dijk during the summer, while Manchester City are known to want central defensive cover in the next transfer window.

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  • Salah, Coutinho Score As Liverpool Bounce Back With Big Win Vs Bournemouth
Salah, Coutinho Score As Liverpool Bounce Back With Big Win Vs Bournemouth

He called Coutinho's contributions "the most important thing right now" and said it is "not fair" to ask him questions about his future, reiterating: "He gives us his all every game and that's all we can ask him". With less than 11 minutes played, Nathan Ake was booked for tugging Firmino down on the edge of the box and Coutinho saw a sweetly-str...

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  • Lorenzen Wright's ex-wife arrested in connection with his murder
Lorenzen Wright's ex-wife arrested in connection with his murder

An ESPN report confirms Sherra Wright-Robinson has been charged with first-degree murder. The superseding indictment adds some detail to what prosecutors and investigators believe led to Lorenzen Wright's death in July 2010. In the clip, Wright-Robinson is directly asked if she had any involvement with her late husband's killing and seems to a...

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  • How to watch the Detroit Lions and Chicago Bears on Saturday
How to watch the Detroit Lions and Chicago Bears on Saturday

Detroit is dead last in the National Football League running the ball and average gain per run, while the Bears" "D' is 14th against the run and 10th in average gain per rush. Detroit also could be without its best pass rusher, Ezekiel Ansah (ankle), while the Bears offense nearly is as healthy as it's been all year, other than the balky should...

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  • Sorry Pacquiao, Mcgregor wants an MMA fight next!
Sorry Pacquiao, Mcgregor wants an MMA fight next!

Only one other fight - Mayweather's 2015 Las Vegas showdown with Filipino superstar Manny Pacquiao - has ever drawn more, racking up 4.6 million buys to earn around $600 million. The Mayweather-McGregor pay-per-view total is nearly double the third biggest fight of all time, Oscar De La Hoya's 2007 fight with Mayweather, which had 2.48 million ...

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  • Mauricio Pochettino insists Spurs are up for Manchester City challenge
Mauricio Pochettino insists Spurs are up for Manchester City challenge

Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino admitted Manchester City are in the midst of a fantastic season but at the same time insisted that his players will be up for the challenge when the two sides lock horns on Saturday night. You want to be there, you want to feel what happens on the touchline, feel what happens on the pitch. "For u...

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  • Jurgen Klopp hits out at penalty decision as Liverpool held by Everton
Jurgen Klopp hits out at penalty decision as Liverpool held by Everton

The two fierce rivals went head to head in a Premier League showdown at Anfield earlier today, with the home side looking to continue a stellar recent run of form which had seen them pick up wins in 3 of their last 4 outings (scoring 16 goals in the process), along with an impressive draw with Chelsea.

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  • Manny Pacquiao Responds To 2018 McGregor Boxing Match Idea
Manny Pacquiao Responds To 2018 McGregor Boxing Match Idea

UFC president Dana White did not take too kindly to rumours of legendary boxer Manny Pacquiao being in talks with MMA fighter Conor McGregor for another potential one-off mega bout. The UFC needs it's biggest star competing in the Octagon. Speculation has built over recent months regarding another "superfight" this time between McGregor and...

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  • Donovan McNabb Named in NFL Network Sexual Harassment Lawsuit, Report Says
Donovan McNabb Named in NFL Network Sexual Harassment Lawsuit, Report Says

McNabb left the NFL Network back in 2013 and was sacked by Fox Sports after pleading guilty to a DUI offense in 2015. Faulk, Evans, Taylor, and McNabb are all former NFL players, with Faulk being a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

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  • Texans Fail, Allow Tom Savage to Return to Game After Obvious Concussion
Texans Fail, Allow Tom Savage to Return to Game After Obvious Concussion

Johnson was taken out of the 49ers' lineup following Hopkins' 29-yard touchdown reception from T.J. Yates. He then could be seen arguing with that person and the team's trainer before being escorted to the locker room. The Houston Texans host the San Francisco 49ers in a Week 14 clash between two teams who are looking to the future. INJURIES: ...

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  • Josh Gordon scores first touchdown since December 15, 2013
Josh Gordon scores first touchdown since December 15, 2013

Josh Gordon scored his first touchdown since his return to the National Football League on Sunday, catching an 18-yard pass from DeShone Kizer in the first quarter of the Browns' game against the Packers . This game could also be the last game Brett Hundley starts. But Cleveland won the toss and got the ball first in overtime. All that sepa...

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  • Arsene Wenger believes Manchester United were to blame for draw with Saints
Arsene Wenger believes Manchester United were to blame for draw with Saints

Overall, I think the spirit was great. The Saints took the lead in just the third minute, when Dusan Tadic burst forward from the throw-in and played a delicious reverse pass for Charlie Austin to run onto and thump home the opener past Petr Cech.

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  • Marlins slugger Stanton rejects trade to Giants
Marlins slugger Stanton rejects trade to Giants

The Cardinals and Giants have been the biggest players in negotiations for the NL MVP. "We had an agreement to acquire Giancarlo Stanton from the Miami Marlins, subject to him waiving his no-trade clause", Cardinals Chairman and CEO Bill DeWitt Jr.

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  • Cubs' bid falls short as Shohei Ohtani chooses Angels
Cubs' bid falls short as Shohei Ohtani chooses Angels

Already this offseason, the Angels have re-signed left fielder Justin Upton , and they may not be done making moves on the heels of this massive win. Ohtani's agent put out a statement saying the prized two-way player had made a decision to sign with the Angels, a surprise victor over Seattle, Texas and several other teams.

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  • DeMarcus Cousins claims altercation with Kevin Durant instigated on the other end
DeMarcus Cousins claims altercation with Kevin Durant instigated on the other end

Late in the Warriors' eventual 125-115 win over the Pelicans, Durant got into a shouting match with New Orleans center DeMarcus Cousins . He was tossed from Friday night's win against the Orlando Magic after yelling at a referee following a non-foul call.

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  • Man City ace De Bruyne: Man Utd know we'll attack
Man City ace De Bruyne: Man Utd know we'll attack

A win will see City break a Premier League record for most consecutive wins while at the same time shatter United's unbeaten record at home - which will stretch to 40 in all competitions if they avoid a loss to CSKA Moscow on Tuesday [5 December] night.

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  • Roger Goodell Signs Extension To Remain NFL Commissioner
Roger Goodell Signs Extension To Remain NFL Commissioner

According to the six-person compensation committee, there was a almost unanimous consensus among the ownership in favor of signing the contract extension now. However, critics have questioned Goodell's handling of several key issues, including the NFL's concussion scandal, declining television ratings and national anthem protests that have rankled ...

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  • Manchester United confident of completing £50m deal for Tottenham's Danny Rose
Manchester United confident of completing £50m deal for Tottenham's Danny Rose

Manchester United will look to top Group A, with at least a point against CSKA Moscow at Old Trafford on Tuesday evening and will go through barring a seven goal defeat to the Russian outfit. The Red Devils are confident of signing England worldwide Danny Rose either in the new year or at the end of the current campaign, as per claims.

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  • Veteran Bollywood Actor Shashi Kapoor Dies At Age 79
Veteran Bollywood Actor Shashi Kapoor Dies At Age 79

He also produced several hit films like Junoon , Kalyug , Vijeta, 36 Chowringhee Lane and Utsav . Kapoor was the recipient of three National film awards and was bestowed with the Padma Bhushan by the the Government of India for his contributions to Art-Cinema in 2011.

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  • Rickie Fowler conquers Bahamas to win Hero World Challenge
Rickie Fowler conquers Bahamas to win Hero World Challenge

His eight-under-par total was good enough to beat world No.1 Dustin Johnson, FedEx Cup victor and world No. 3 Justin Thomas and US Open champion Brooks Koepka and it lifted Woods from 1,199th to 668th in the world golf rankings. Fowler was in a class of his own in a scintillating exhibition, birdying the first seven holes and surging into a two-sho...

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  • Huskies to face Penn State in Fiesta Bowl
Huskies to face Penn State in Fiesta Bowl

Penn State Students - online sale begins Wednesday, Dec. 6 at 7 a.m. The University of Washington Huskies are heading to the Fiesta Bowl . Continuing momentum into the next bout, redshirt sophomore Luke Karam completed the upset against Penn State's Jered Cortez, extending Lehigh's early lead to 15-0.

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  • David De Gea: I felt unstoppable
David De Gea: I felt unstoppable

United were indebted to David De Gea for a superb display, the Spaniard making 14 saves, the joint most by a goalkeeper in the Premier League era. The new Everton boss launched his reign against Huddersfield by ticking off the checklist he has employed to great success for most of his managerial career - be hard to beat, take the minimum of...

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  • NFL Odds New England Patriots at Buffalo Bills
NFL Odds New England Patriots at Buffalo Bills

The New England Patriots were supposed to waltz into Buffalo and blow out the Bills on Sunday. Brady and McDaniels have been together for 14 years with the Patriots. The NFL's top tight end was mostly held in check in the first half, but he later reminded everyone why he is the most hard matchup in football. He had an interception and 1 1/2 s...

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  • Pelicans forward Anthony Davis fined $25000 for verbally abusing referee
Pelicans forward Anthony Davis fined $25000 for verbally abusing referee

Anthony Davis was already having a pretty bad day. New Orleans will have to rely on center DeMarcus Cousins to provide the bulk of the scoring, as the Pelicans have lost three games in a row, going back to the.500 mark at 11-11 for the season.

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  • Scott Frost hired as head coach of Nebraska
Scott Frost hired as head coach of Nebraska

When asked about interest from Nebraska, Frost replied , "I'd be hurt if Nebraska wasn't interested in me". Despite owning just two seasons of head coaching experience, Frost, 42, emerged as college football's hottest name after a remarkable turnaround at UCF .

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  • Flourishing Kohli-Vijay stand deflates Sri Lanka
Flourishing Kohli-Vijay stand deflates Sri Lanka

Indian cricket's current "Milestone Man" Virat Kohli on Saturday became the first worldwide captain to hit three successive hundreds in a three-Test series. The 5000 runs came in 105th innings, which is the fourth fastest among the Indian batsmen after Sunil Gavaskar (95 innings), Virender Sehwag (98 innings) and Sachin Tendulkar (103 innings)...

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  • All Black Sevens beaten in Dubai final
All Black Sevens beaten in Dubai final

A dominant first-half display from the Blitzboks saw them lead 19-0 at half-time, playing a 6 man New Zealand at a stage. The 14-12 United States win reversed the pool play result, where the Kiwis dominated 45-14, and is the first time the Black Ferns Sevens have lost a match since January - when they were also beaten by the Americans.

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  • Manchester United Rocked By Huge Injury Blow Ahead Of Arsenal Game
Manchester United Rocked By Huge Injury Blow Ahead Of Arsenal Game

Arsenal were dealt a massive blow to their preparations for their crunch Premier League clash with Manchester United as Gunners boss Arsene Wenger confirmed in-form striker Alexandre Lacazette will miss Saturday's tie with a groin injury.

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  • Mississippi State is Considering Penn State's Joe Moorhead for Head Coaching Vacancy
Mississippi State is Considering Penn State's Joe Moorhead for Head Coaching Vacancy

Joe's combination of leadership, X's and O's, and, most importantly, positive attitude brought the best out of our very talented offensive student-athletes. While the program doesn't know what bowl it is yet, they do know one thing. "I look forward to getting to know the young men on our team, hiring a staff and hitting the recruiting trail quickly...

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  • Jim Nabors, TV's Gomer Pyle, dead at 87
Jim Nabors, TV's Gomer Pyle, dead at 87

In fact, Gomer Pyle was so popular that CBS made a spinoff show in 1964 called " Gomer Pyle , U.S.M.C.", in which his character joined the Marine Corps. His singing made him a frequent guest of variety shows in the 1960s and '70s, particularly The Carol Burnett Show , and Nabors even became a Indianapolis 500 tradition with his rendition of Back...

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  • Tiger Woods Cards Opening Round 69 at Hero World Challenge
Tiger Woods Cards Opening Round 69 at Hero World Challenge

While fans were understandably waxing lyrical about Woods' comeback, do you think we'd see tour pros tweet like this about another fellow pro who wasn't Tiger? Woods' booming 300-yard opening tee ball flirted with a sandy waste area on the left side of the fairway and - maybe in a nod from the golf gods - got a good kick that bounced the ball int...

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  • San Francisco 49ers name Jimmy Garoppolo starting QB
San Francisco 49ers name Jimmy Garoppolo starting QB

Head coach Kyle Shanahan met with the quarterbacks to inform them of the change, and is expected to address the decision with reporters on Wednesday. Beathard was injured in Sunday's game against the Seattle Seahawks, which pressed Garoppolo into brief duty. None of his 96 career passes have been intercepted.

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  • Poker cage at Bellagio robbed; suspect sought
Poker cage at Bellagio robbed; suspect sought

Pelletier, who oversees Metro's Strip jurisdiction, said the robber was wearing a wig, glasses and some type of mask or bandage on his face. The robbery happened Tuesday afternoon in the poker room. The unidentified man was able to leave the vehicle before the suspect drove away and is safe. Pelletier said, however, that it appears that person ca...

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  • Misfiring Tottenham slump to 2-1 defeat at Leicester
Misfiring Tottenham slump to 2-1 defeat at Leicester

The usual suspects were on the scoresheet - for both sides. Slowing down the game at every opportunity and sitting in a very low five-man block, Gary Megson's temporary charges frustrated Spurs just enough to maintain a foothold in the game .

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  • Old boy Young downs Watford to lift Man Utd
Old boy Young downs Watford to lift Man Utd

With Lingard supporting Martial and Romelu Lukaku in a 3-4-1-2 system, United were set up perfectly to hit Watford on the break and in the 32nd minute they were three goals to the good. Watford head coach Marco Silva also sent on midfielder Andre Carrillo, shifting to a back four, and his side began to look more unsafe, Richarlison heading wid...

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  • How Ohio State Can Jump Alabama To Get Into College Football Playoffs
How Ohio State Can Jump Alabama To Get Into College Football Playoffs

So who has a better case for the playoff? Playoff berths appear squarely at stake in the Auburn-Georgia SEC Championship game and the Clemson-Miami ACC Championship game. Although the Buckeyes enter the Big Ten Championship as a more tested contender than Wisconsin with victories over two Top 15 teams, they aren't a lock to take home hardware fro...

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  • AC Milan sack Montella and put Gattuso in charge
AC Milan sack Montella and put Gattuso in charge

Soon after Montella's departure was announced by the club, Bacca posted a message on his Twitter handle, saying: "God took his time but never forgot". It is no secret that AC Milan wanted Borussia Dortmund striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang this past summer but the Bundesliga outfit fought off every advance and a player of his calibre that is matu...

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  • Vegas releases prop bets on Woods' Hero return
Vegas releases prop bets on Woods' Hero return

He looks healthy and that's all I care about. "Tiger is hitting a long way and hitting it effortlessly", Reed said. He was not concerned about swinging hard and going at it with the driver. Of his return and where it might take him, Woods observed: "It could be the next step, I just don't know and that's tough to live with". Woods prepared for ...

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  • Dallas Cowboys expected to waive former Arkansas star RB Darren McFadden
Dallas Cowboys expected to waive former Arkansas star RB Darren McFadden

Even when Elliott was out on suspension, Dallas only activated two RBs and kept McFadden on the bench. The team has made a decision to release kicker Mike Nugent after fellow kicker Dan Bailey returned to the team and proved his health in practice, according to David Moore of the Dallas Morning News.

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  • Bucs' offensive struggles, slow starts magnified in loss to Falcons
Bucs' offensive struggles, slow starts magnified in loss to Falcons

After two-straight wins, the team is looking for their third in a row, which could help solidify them as favorites for a Wild Card spot in the NFC. The Atlanta Falcons have two, apparently. Sanu is now 6-for-6 for his career throwing passes while lining up in the Wildcat - or 12 gauge, as the team calls this formation. Matt Ryan played well, too,...

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  • Tennesseans react to potential head coach shift to Greg Schiano
Tennesseans react to potential head coach shift to Greg Schiano

The fact that Tennessee opted for Schiano so quickly is, though. The Volunteers then lost their final two games to finish 4-8 overall and 0-8 in the conference. Along with working in the National Football League for two seasons, Schiano has become a close confidant of Patriots coach Bill Belichick, and Schiano spent considerable time with him dur...

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