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Iheanacho up to speed as Man City, Celtic draw
- December 09, 2016

The 19-year-old winger is now into his second season on loan in Scotland, having been signed by City from Fulham last summer. But Guardiola has moved to deflect any pressure from the 20-year-old, who has scored 13 goals in 18 starts for City. (more...)
Arsenal punching their weight again in Europe
- December 09, 2016

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger says he will feel "less guilt" if his side get a tough draw in the Champions League last 16 after they topped Group A . Perez drove in his third from the edge of the box and Alex Iwobi rolled in a fourth before Seydou Doumbia cut through for a Basel consolation. "You look at the teams you can get, some look more prestigious, more hard, and you would like me to say "I do not want this or that". (more...)
Jets place Nick Mangold (ankle) on season-ending IR Jets place Nick Mangold (ankle) on season-ending IR
- December 09, 2016

NFL Network's Ian Rapoport Tweeted on Thursday morning the club was sending Mangold to Dr. Robert Anderson, an ankle specialist, for another opinion. He missed a total of four games coming into the 2016 season and started 82 consecutive games to start his career before suffering an ankle injury in 2011 that required him to miss two games. (more...)
LSU players chant 'Keep Coach O!' amid rumbling rumors
- December 09, 2016

Herman, 41, never said yes and may be announced as Texas' new coach soon. A source told ESPN's Brett McMurphy that LSU chose to run with Orgeron in light of the fact that it "would not have been held prisoner". After a 2-2 start this season, Alleva fired Miles and offensive coordinator Cam Cameron and replaced them with Orgeron and interim offensive coordinator Steve Ensminger. (more...)
Nationals get CF Eaton from White Sox for 3 young pitchers
- December 09, 2016

Fans, media and baseball executives were still processing this afternoon's trade - right-handers Giolito, Reynaldo Lopez and Dane Dunning for Eaton - when Giolito changed his team affiliation on his Twitter account and posted a heartfelt goodbye to the organization that drafted and developed him. (more...)
New York Giants: Keys to victory vs. Dallas Cowboys
- December 09, 2016

Three months later, NY doesn't exactly seem surprised that Prescott has led the Cowboys to a comfortable division lead with a strong chance to secure home-field advantage throughout the NFC playoffs. You've got to give them the credit where credit is due. The Chiefs could force their way into a tie with the Raiders for first in the AFC West with a win, but Raiders QB Derek Carr - posting an MVP-caliber campaign with over 3,000 passing yards and 24 passing TDs - will look to drive the ... (more...)
Klopp's intensive passing training paying off - Coutinho Klopp's intensive passing training paying off - Coutinho
- December 09, 2016

West Ham will face another tough test when they travel to Anfield for a match against Liverpool on Monday morning. "So you can know the Champions League and the players who are top class, but around there are so many good players you cannot know, only if you watch each game at the weekend". (more...)
Lawsuit: NBA Players Teamed up for Chelsea Nightclub Assault Lawsuit: NBA Players Teamed up for Chelsea Nightclub Assault
- December 09, 2016

However, the latest rumor suggests that Cousins is going to reunite with another college teammate in Phoenix in exchange for two young players . No other details were given about that incident. with the alleged victims claiming they were brutalized by the National Basketball Association stars. First reported by TMZ , Jasmine Besiso and Myrone Powell claimed that the incident took place at Avenue Nightclub early Monday morning when the alleged altercation occurred in the club's VIP ... (more...)
Coach Slutsky to leave CSKA Moscow after Tottenham game Coach Slutsky to leave CSKA Moscow after Tottenham game
- December 09, 2016

That reverse was followed by a narrow 1-0 win over CSKA in Russian Federation, before just one point was taken from back-to-back games against Leverkusen. We don't want to get too carried away with ourselves - it's important to stay focused like we did last season and keep getting the results . However, the financial implications of being dumped out of the Champions League stand between £17 to £25 million. (more...)
Colts, Texans ready to pin playoff hopes on high-stakes game
- December 09, 2016

Last year, the Indianapolis Colts were in the midst of a disappointing season but hosted the Houston Texans in a mid-December matchup that was likely to decide the AFC South. It's like (receiver) T.Y. Hilton said, it's a Game 7 atmosphere. The victor takes over sole possession of 1st place in the division. "We're going to get everything from them, and we're going to prepare the best that we can to give them everything that we have also". (more...)
North Korean delegation back from paying respects to Castro
- December 09, 2016

The Foreign Ministry has put 60 submarine components on a watchlist to deter North Korea from further developing submarine-launched ballistic missiles, a spokesman said Thursday. Though democratic South Korea has accused its communist neighbor of past cyber attacks, including stealing information from 10 South Korean officials' smartphones earlier this year, the current incident marks the first time the cyber command's data was compromised. (more...)
Klay Thompson leads Warriors past Pacers Klay Thompson leads Warriors past Pacers
- December 09, 2016

On Wednesday, the two Western Conforence foes engage in the first of four regular-season clashes as the Warriors visit the Clippers at Staples Center. The Warriors have been on a major roll. But a determined Raptors fightback saw them move to within 4 with two seconds left, sending the game down to the wire before Cleveland dug deep for a win which boosted them to 14-5. (more...)
Gary Lineker delivers damning verdict on Tottenham's record at Chelsea on Twitter Gary Lineker delivers damning verdict on Tottenham's record at Chelsea on Twitter
- December 09, 2016

They pushed us and supported us a lot during the game. City have the midweek distraction of the Champions League whereas Chelsea and Liverpool do not and Hazard believes the extra recovery time is giving the Blues a huge boost in the hunt for the title. (more...)
Florence Henderson transcended Carol Brady Florence Henderson transcended Carol Brady
- December 09, 2016

Henderson endured heart disappointment, her supervisor Kayla Pressman said in an announcement. "It's such a gentle, innocent, sweet show, and I guess it proved there's always an audience for that", Henderson said in 1999. Davis' character Alice, the household maid, would serve as the comic relief. The blond, ever-smiling Henderson was already a Broadway star when the show began, having originated the title role in the musical " Fanny ". (more...)
Finland president has telephone chat with Trump
- December 09, 2016

The decision to keep Carrier's furnace manufacturing operations in the US instead of moving them to Mexico will save about 800 jobs out of the 1,400 at the plant, at least in the near term. President-elect Trump turned his wrath on Chuck after Jones said Trump lied about the number of jobs actually staying in IN, reports the Washington Post . (more...)
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho not happy with 'difficult' pitch in Ukraine
- December 09, 2016

If the fifth fixture is here it's the end of November and not mid-December, and that's the problem. The stadium is lovely and new. "The pitch is the same". They have failed to win any of their last six matches in all competitions, but they do seem to have raised their game in this tournament. But it's very cold and I know it's hard to have a better pitch. (more...)
Trump criticizes union leader critical of Indiana deal
- December 09, 2016

Chuck Jones, president of United Steelworkers 1999, told CNN that the number wasn't correct. " No wonder companies flee country! " the president-elect tweeted. Trump getting involved and saving as many people's livelihoods as he did". On Wednesday, December 7, Trump published the following words to his Twitter account about Jones. (more...)
Igor Akinfeev caps another miserable Champions League campaign with freaky own goal
- December 09, 2016

However, they responded well to score twice before half-time through Dele Alli and Harry Kane to take the lead into the interval. CSKA is out of Europe after finishing bottom of the group with only three points. "We have the chance to play more games at Wembley, next season we will play a lot of games there". The more optimistic members of their support might see this as evidence that they can excel at this level, that qualification and progression is possible next year. (more...)
Klopp optimistic about scan on Coutinho ankle injury Klopp optimistic about scan on Coutinho ankle injury
- December 09, 2016

But Coutinho's injury took the shine off the victory with the Brazil global leaving the stadium with his right foot in a protective boot, according to reports. "We have to wait for the final scan". And Coutinho posted the above photo on his Instagram page and wrote the following caption as Liverpool supporters nervously await news on the severity of the playmaker's injury. (more...)
Fighter pilot, astronaut, politician John Glenn dead at 95 Fighter pilot, astronaut, politician John Glenn dead at 95
- December 09, 2016

At 9:47 a.m. on February 20, 1962 - five years after the Soviets had put a man into outer space - Glenn was strapped in atop an Atlas rocket with 367,000 pounds of thrust, blasting the Ohioan and the Friendship 7 capsule off the Cape Canaveral launch pad and into orbit 162 miles above the earth. (more...)