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by | December 27, 2017 | 03:53

Real Madrid approached the game offensively, with a goal from their dynamic star forward Cristiano Ronaldo ruled offside in the first few minutes. "It will be important for us to win this game for what it means", said Messi as he picked up his award for being the top scorer in La Liga last season this week.

by | December 27, 2017 | 02:07

Speaking during Sky Sports' coverage of the game, Carragher said: "I am a huge fan of his". 'The goals (against Arsenal ) came because we let them cross, it happens in a football game. " Today it [my goal] wasn't so crucial as we were leading by a few, but I need to keep doing that ". Liverpool pressed further forward to get the second goal and Andrew Robertson almost made it two for them in the ninth minute but he directed his shot wide after he was set up by Coutinho.

by | December 26, 2017 | 22:43

But what you can't do is question that the Bournemouth player [Wilson] put it in with the top of his arm. And if you thought one gift was going to be enough from Begovic, he delivered another one to the Austrian when he failed to hold onto Javier Hernandez's shot to give Arnautovic his second goal in eight minutes to provide West Ham a 3-2 lead, seemingly on the verge of stealing all three points.

by | December 26, 2017 | 22:41

Rodgers though, is not too concerned. Rodgers had earlier said: "I haven't been informed about anything from the club". In-form wide-man James Forrest opened the scoring from close range in the eighth minute and former Dundee striker Leigh Griffiths added a second before the break, with Dembele - who moved to Parkhead from Fulham in 2016 on a four-year deal - making a cameo appearance near the end.

by | December 26, 2017 | 22:41

They released him last week, and he is now a free agent. Harrison also came up big in the Steelers' past two playoff runs with multiple sacks. However, it might be hard to compete with the Patriots who have a number of Super Bowl trophies at which they can point for proof positive that Harrison's likely goal of another championship is best pursued in Foxborough.

by | December 26, 2017 | 22:41

Just two minutes later, Swansea self-destructed further as Salah pounced on a misplaced pass before cutting back to Firmino to tap home - then Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain completed the rout by planting the ball in the net after another poor clearance.

by | December 26, 2017 | 22:13

Prior to that he bemoaned his side's defending. "We didn't kill it - and we should have killed it", Mata told MUTV. Childish loss of possession, so easy. United responded more quickly, after going down to a second goal, and within seconds defender Ben Mee was required to clear a Marcus Rashford effort of the Burnley line.

by | December 26, 2017 | 21:37

New Zealand had been 3-83 after 19 overs when increasingly steady rain forced the players from the field just before 12.30pm, with the game eventually restarting almost five hours later. "I thought we managed to scrap for a total and the way the boys came out and did the job with the ball was outstanding". They recovered to 83-3 at the 19 over mark with Latham and Taylor getting the match back on track for New Zealand before increasingly steady rain first forced the players from the field ...

by | December 26, 2017 | 20:56

Tottenham's 5-2 win over Southampton saw Harry Kane surpass Alan Shearer and Lionel Messi as well as setting two Premier League hat-trick records. "We're a hard team to stop and I said to them before the game to try and set me up and they did that, so I'll have to take them out for dinner". 6 - He is the first player in Premier League history to score six hat-tricks in a single calendar year.

by | December 26, 2017 | 20:57

Others thought Hamilton's nephew should've aimed higher. The temporarily viewable video doesn't appear on Hamilton's Instagram account, but a Twitter user saved and shared it online. Hamilton, who previously dated Nicole Scherzinger and has been romantically linked to Kendall Jenner , Rihanna and Heidi Klum , has sparked controversy on social media before.

by | December 26, 2017 | 20:05

Buffalo Bills - 8-7 8. The Chargers , after beating the Jets and seeing the Bills lose to the Patriots , will steal the final wild card with a win over the Raiders and a Titans loss to the Jaguars . Kansas City Chiefs - AFC West Champions. They can secure the division with a Week 17 victory over the Panthers, but like the Rams , they can't advance higher than the No.

by | December 26, 2017 | 19:38

The goal meant Messi now leads Europe's Golden Boot race for 2017 with 54 goals, one ahead of Ronaldo with Harry Kane (53 goals) the only player who can overtake him. Suarez capitalized on a wide open space in Madrid's midfield to knock in a simple pass from Sergi Roberto following a breakaway move in the 54th minute.

by | December 26, 2017 | 18:54

Meanwhile, Zimbabwe's preparations for this one-off Test didn't go quite to plan after they suffered a five-wicket defeat on the third and final day of their day-night match against a South African Invitation team that included only four players with franchise experience.

by | December 26, 2017 | 18:34

He blamed "naivety" for his plight saying he entrusted his finances to his wife and she managed all the contracts he signed which left him vulnerable in her hands. Terim said: "We heard news about Eboue in the dressing room, I was informed there". I sent €7m back home. "Somewhere. So if they see me they maybe would be shocked".

by | December 26, 2017 | 17:51

It has been a pretty outrageous year for the Spurs marksman, scoring eight hat tricks for the north London side in the year of 2017, with his final one coming in the 5-1 demolition of Southampton . Mario Lemina struck the post as Southampton looked to claw their way back into the game, before Long broke in on goal only to see his attempt saved.

by | December 26, 2017 | 17:09

Palm Beach Gardens Community High School graduate Pavin Smith tweeted a video Monday that showed the emotional moment his parents learned that he had paid off the mortgage of their Jupiter home. Our home is finally all YOURS. He received a more than $5 million signing bonus after he was drafted. The objective of Smith's Christmas Day letter was to inform his family, in heartfelt fashion, he had paid off the mortgage on their home.

by | December 26, 2017 | 17:08

But instead of sliding a receipt into a Hallmark card to let them know, Smith wrote them a heartfelt letter, which he watched them read Monday. He shared a video of their emotional reaction in a post on Twitter as he continued to express his gratitude.

by | December 26, 2017 | 17:07

Antonio Valencia has failed to make the match day squad after sitting out the 2-2 draw at Leicester City. United could be without Chris Smalling - who has started the last 13 league games - after he pulled up with what appeared to be a groin strain in the closing stages of Saturday's draw at the King Power Stadium, just before Harry Maguire's equaliser.

by | December 26, 2017 | 16:06

Ball will be reevaluated in one week, according to a statement released by the Lakers. The number two pick in the 2017 draft, Ball is averaging 10.0 points, 7.1 assists and 6.9 rebounds for the season. Ingram will miss his second striaght game due to problems in both his quadriceps. But because of the magnitude of the game, everybody wants to know.

by | December 26, 2017 | 15:04

Alden Gonzalez of ESPN.com passed along comments Fisher made about the situation Friday during a WGFX interview. "They're basically - I don't want to say my players - but I had a lot to do with that roster ", Fisher said during an appearance on Nashville's 104.5 FM, via the Los Angeles Daily News .

by | December 26, 2017 | 14:59

But it was just the club's second victory in five matches and did not prove enough to save Monk - who replaced caretaker manager Steve Agnew in June shortly after resigning at Leeds United - from the axe. "I wanted to come at this time because we have so many games in a short space of time, and I can assess everything". Pulis may not be every Middlesbrough fan's preferred choice as the club's next manager but football is a results business and his record can not be doubted.

by | December 26, 2017 | 14:25

Roberto Firmino's goal salvaged a point for the visitors, but Klopp was still left to bat away questions about his side's open, attacking game-plan. Fowler says Klopp's players must show more mental resilience. The point leaves Liverpool a point clear of Arsenal in fourth place ahead of their Boxing Day meeting with Swansea at Anfield. "Everyone saw the mistake".

by | December 26, 2017 | 12:56

If I'm not mistaken, it's probably higher than the national debt. The Times-News reported that Mary Horomanski received an online statement claiming her account balance was $284,460,000,000. Although you actually give us until November 22, 2018, to pay that but you're looking for a current amount of $28,000 plus. The actual amount was US$284.46.

by | December 26, 2017 | 12:41

With a series of claims since the summer about Virgil van Dijk moving to Liverpool in the January transfer window, the past few days has seen some reports wanting to jump the gun on a done deal. Following on from the summer of incessant transfer speculation and having made his desire to move on clear, perhaps it's no surprise he has appeared distracted when taking to the field.

by | December 26, 2017 | 10:56

Tantray was responsible for the militant attack on the Border Security Force's (BSF) camp near Srinagar airport in October, a police officer said. However, when the security cordon tightened, the hiding terrorists whose exact number was still not known, fired at the security forces triggering a fierce encounter, said the police chief.

by | December 26, 2017 | 09:08

Things started out great for the Eagles with Jay Ajayi taking a screen pass from Foles 17 yards into the end zone. The Eagles (offense) basically tried every way possible to lose the game, but the Raiders outdid them, and so the Eagles walked away with a win.

by | December 26, 2017 | 06:06

Shami last played an ODI against Australia in September 2017. Shami and Thakur are the news additions in the 17-member team which recently beat Sri Lanka in the three-match ODI series earlier this month. Shardul Thakur has been named in India's 17-man squad for the One-day worldwide series against South Africa. Washington Sundar and Siddharth Kaul have been left out of the team.

by | December 26, 2017 | 03:56

Monday night's tilt is the second consecutive game missed for Paul, who exited the Rockets' loss Wednesday to the Los Angeles Lakers early in the fourth quarter after suffering the injury. Harden scored 51 points in each of the last two games, but the Rockets lost both of those games. The Rockets enter their Christmas Day game against the Thunder with the best record in the Western Conference, but Oklahoma City is the hotter team.

by | December 25, 2017 | 21:08

But he came through for his former team on Sunday. Blake Bortles is the first Jacksonville quarterback to have three straight games with at least two TD passes and no interceptions. Garoppolo improved to 6-0 in his career as a starter. One player told me that the Jaguars talked more trash than any other team he's played. They have very talented players on every level of the defense.

by | December 25, 2017 | 19:11

JR Smith was a late scratch with a sore left knee and he remains in doubt for Christmas Day . Curry is too hurt to play and they wouldn't be choosing to throw him in on the 25th, regardless of the importance of the game. The champs have gone 9-1 from their past ten games, a last game slip-up to Denver notwithstanding. Kevin Durant has stepped up mightily in Curry's absence, averaging 30.5 points per game with 9.1 rebounds and 5.9 assists in those eight games.

by | December 25, 2017 | 19:07

The Belgian goalkeeper lamented the fact that his side were unable to create as many chances as they should have - suggesting the addition of a player such as his compatriot, Batshuayi, would have made a difference. Everton have won five and drawn two - against Liverpool and Chelsea - of the seven games since Sam Allardyce agreed to take over as manager from Ronald Koeman.

by | December 25, 2017 | 18:33

We scored three quick goals and you could see the belief in the team. "There are times in the game when you've got to tighten up and not make those mistakes for five minutes". The point leaves Liverpool a point clear of Arsenal in fourth place ahead of their Boxing Day meeting with Swansea at Anfield. How about we all collectively agree that our New Years Resolution for 2018 will be to stop doing that second thing, eh? In the aftermath of Friday's game, Arsene Wenger admitted that his ...

by | December 25, 2017 | 18:14

The Pirates are reportedly trying to pry shortstop Gleyber Torres away from NY, while the Yankees would prefer to deal outfielder Clint Frazier . He showed flashes of becoming a star player in 134 Major League Baseball at-bats. There have been rumors that the Yankees might have to give up pitching prospect Chance Adams , as well.

by | December 25, 2017 | 17:08

But Alexis Sanchez, Granit Xhaka and Mesut Ozil struck in five remarkable second-half minutes to nudge Arsenal into an unlikely lead, only for Roberto Firmino to grab a share of the spoils for the visitors. In truth, his team have been frozen for years, preserved in aimless aspic whilst Liverpool and Tottenham usurp them in the Champions League . According to Spanish outlet Don Balon , the winger is attracting interest from Real Madrid after a blistering return to the Premier League .

by | December 25, 2017 | 11:17

Former Barcelona boss Luis Enrique has been linked with the now-vacant post at the club. Berizzo was given a rapturous reception from supporters at Sevilla's Sanchez Pizjuan stadium when he returned to the dugout for last Friday's 0-0 draw at home to Levante.