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by | January 12, 2018 | 16:36

The Mirror's John Cross noted the figure the Toffees are willing to pay to sign the 28-year-old, who is also reported to be ready for a switch as he seeks a boost in Premier League playing time. "I don't want him to lose an opportunity to go to the World Cup. I'll be very excited and enthused when someone, even if it's not Theo, has signed on the dotted line".

by | January 12, 2018 | 16:28

Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban says defensive tackle Da'Ron Payne is also entering the draft, and wide receiver Calvin Ridley already had announced his departure. You know how the rest of the game went. But the rumors can't be totally dismissed due to the mutual flirting that has taken place between the Giants and Saban every time the team has an opening.

by | January 12, 2018 | 16:10

The 9-7 Bills are playing their first playoff game since 1999, ending the longest playoff drought in the National Football League (17 years) by winning three of their final four regular-season games. He will need to keep Campbell out of Ben Roethlisberger's way and will need to block him to keep him at bay in the running game. "Minimizing their run is more than just focusing on Leonard", Pittsburgh coach Mike Tomlin said Tuesday.

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:53

Now we are down to the NFL's Elite Eight in the Divisional Round. The victor in the semi-final match will be pitted against the victor of the American Football Conference, where the Pittsburgh Steelers will face Jacksonville Jaguars while New England Patriots will play against the Tennessee Titans in their respective divisions.

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:35

Davis said at the press conference he met with Gruden on Christmas Eve in Philadelphia - prior to the Raiders-Eagles game on Christmas night - and was "pretty confident that [Gruden] was all-in". Gruden isn't new to the Oakland Raiders either, since he was their head coach from 1998 to 2001. Davis also said he had been pursuing Gruden since taking ownership of the team from his late father, Al, six years ago.

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:30

Does he "like" seeing his former team in disarray, or does he "like" seeing his former teammate stepping up as a leader to get his team back in order? The Raptors were missing an injured Kyle Lowry and suspended Serge Ibaka , yet still had little trouble with the Cavaliers .

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:17

Reportedly asked whether he will sign a new deal with Chelsea , Hazard is said to have told the Mirror: "Yes". That said, he has still contributed nine Premier League goals this season along with four assists, which sees him stand behind only Alvaro Morata as the club's leading goalscorer this season, and Chelsea are believed to be ready to reward Hazard with a deal worth around £300,000-a-week, which would make him the highest-paid player in the Premier League.

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:14

According to a report by Italian publication Football Italia , Chelsea are exploring the possibility of signing Massimiliano Allegri to take over at Stamford Bridge after the end of the season. Sandro, who has scored a goal and provided five assists in 19 appearances in all competitions this term, is contracted to the Old Lady until the summer of 2020.

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:12

Joel Embiid had 16 points, and fellow All-Star hopeful Ben Simmons added 15 for the 76ers. "Boston's threat to them this year is real", Mannix said during Tuesday's episode of The Herd with Colin Cowherd . Boston, who now boast the best record in the Eastern Conference, are favourites to beat Philadelphia. "I'm a victor, I'm competitive but at the same time it's also for the fans", Embiid said.

by | January 12, 2018 | 13:59

Back in 2008, they lost to the Saints 37-32 in what was the NFL's second-ever regular-season game outside of North America. Overall, this will be the Chargers' sixth game overseas in franchise history, according to the team's official website .

by | January 12, 2018 | 12:23

Alba set up both of Messi's goals in two first-half minutes before the Argentine returned the favour, creating the third goal for the left-back with a wonderful through ball. Messi quickly quashed any chance of Celta springing an upset. The first Barcelona goal was a result of poor goalkeeping by Alvarez while the second was a fine team goal .

by | January 12, 2018 | 12:16

Kinrade, a defenceman playing in the KHL, had taken part in two Olympic tryouts but wasn't part of the 25-man roster announced Thursday morning. The NHL built a break into its schedule to allow players to participate in the 1998, 2002, 2006, 2010 and 2014 Olympics.

by | January 11, 2018 | 15:35

Reports in Germany indicate that if Liverpool pay RB Leipzig a premium of £13m then Naby Keita can join the Reds this month instead of in the summer. Keita's other red card of the season came while playing for Guinea as the National Elephants failed to qualify for the 2018 World Cup. However, with doubts over the future of Emre Can and Philippe Coutinho leaving for Barcelona, it has been rumoured Liverpool are interested in cutting a deal for the Guinean global to come sooner.

by | January 11, 2018 | 09:38

He talks to Michael Vaughan with interviews from England Vice captain James Anderson, Australian captain and man of the series Steve Smith along with man of the match Pat Cummins . The Baggy greens were led by master tactician and supreme batsman Steven Smith , who scored a magnificent 687 runs in the series (hundreds at Brisbane, Perth, Melbourne) and the way Smith played he earned the respect of his peers and opponent.

by | January 11, 2018 | 09:30

Board of control for cricket in India (BCCI ) has announced a tour to Ireland for Kohli and Company ahead of England series. India will travel to Ireland for two T20Is in June prior to the England tour, that begins in July. The games will be the first T20 internationals for Ireland head coach Graham Ford, and the South African is relishing the prospect of pitting his wits against such high profile opposition.

by | January 11, 2018 | 09:31

Asked about the process to select the next England men's manager after Southgate, chief executive Martin Glenn said: "It will absolutely apply". The FA will use the " Rooney Rule " to decide on the next England manager when current boss Gareth Southgate leaves the post.

by | January 11, 2018 | 09:29

The move is not without risk. When Conforto returns, Bruce could shift to first base from right field, or he could be part of an outfield rotation with Yoenis Cespedes in left, Conforto in center, and Brandon Nimmo and Juan Lagares rotating around.

by | January 11, 2018 | 09:24

That being said, Globo Esporte report that Manchester United are now negotiating the signing of Lucas Moura from Paris Saint-Germain. Le Parisien reported on Tuesday [9 January] that the 25-year-old now feels a move to any other club in France would represent a step backwards, and for now is only considering a move to United .

by | January 11, 2018 | 09:25

It had initially been criticised for being the most expensive ticket United fans have ever had to pay for on an away day. Therefore we have taken the hard decision to charge Sevilla fans for the return leg at Old Trafford the same amount as our fans have been charged for the away fixture.

by | January 11, 2018 | 09:21

Damore's suit , which is joined by another ex-Google engineer named David Gudeman , claims that the company discriminates against conservatives and against white males. He claimed that women's "neuroticism" and men's "higher drive for status" are among the factors that contribute to gender disparities in tech. CEO Sundar Pichai said in a note to employees distributed in August that portions of Damore's memo "violate our Code of Conduct and cross the line by advancing harmful gender ...

by | January 11, 2018 | 09:14

Former England global Peter Beardsley is stepping down from his role as under-23s coach at Newcastle it was announced Tuesday, JAN. 9, 2017, while being investigated over allegations of bullying and racism. Newcastle United have launched an investigation after an allegation of bullying was made against Under-23s coach Peter Beardsley . The complainants are due to give their evidence later this week.

by | January 11, 2018 | 08:18

She is disappointed about not competing in the Australian Open but she decided this with good reason. Prior to 1988 the tournament had been played on grass courts, but since then two types of hardcourt surfaces have been used at Melbourne Park - green coloured Rebound Ace up to 2007 and, afterwards, blue Plexicushion.

by | January 11, 2018 | 07:58

According to him, "for the 21 new political parties, it is pertinent to always remember that your certificates of registration not only formalize your status as political parties but also confer obligations on you to operate within the requirements of the law at all times".

by | January 11, 2018 | 06:13

However, Wilshere barely lasted 60 seconds of action and play had to be stopped as the midfielder was seen holding his troublesome ankle. "If you want to win you have to score", Conte said. Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Conte had mostly fielded fringe players en route to the last four, but Eden Hazard, back from a calf injury, N'Golo Kante and Thibaut Courtois were called upon with a Wembley showdown against Manchester City or Bristol City in sight.

by | January 11, 2018 | 06:10

Curry had been practically unstoppable in five games since returning from the 11-game absence with his initial ankle injury, averaging 35.2 points over that span as well as 5.6 rebounds, 5.6 assists and 1.4 steals in 32.4 minutes. "So, once Steph got hurt, what am I going to call Klay and say, 'Yeah, I changed my mind?' Obviously if this were a different situation we might consider that but we're giving Klay a day off for a reason.

by | January 11, 2018 | 03:19

Or I'll get angry about the crying, then sad about being angry, and then guilty, like, 'Why do I feel so sad when I have a lovely baby?' The emotions are insane". Mentioning the names of Caroline Wozniacki, Svetlana Kuznetsova and Angelique Kerber, Williams said that it's important for competitors to genuinely care for and respect one another.

by | January 11, 2018 | 03:21

By the time I arrived at the radio studios at 104.5 The Team (around 8:45am), our lead story was trumped by Pat Leonard's report that Patriots defensive coordinator Matt Patricia is now the favorite to land the Giants job. Despite a rocky start where the unit was ranked 31st in points allowed after four weeks, the Patriots led the National Football League in fewest points allowed from Week 5 to 17.

by | January 11, 2018 | 03:18

The New York Yankees also are in talks to acquire Cole, but a source with knowledge of the discussions told ESPN that a deal is not close right now. However, the Pirates may not have been able to re-sign him when he eventually hit free agency, so they ensured they landed something in return for the ace.

by | January 11, 2018 | 03:16

Coach Saban and his entire staff of caring experts and professionals have created a culture of winning, and forged an unprecedented legacy for this program. Scarbrough has dealt with a number of injuries during his career, which has seen him rush for 1,512 yards in three seasons. Scarbrough is one of a number of Tide players finishing their junior year and eligible to enter the National Football League draft.

by | January 11, 2018 | 03:16

The Seahawks had a top five rushing offense every year from 2012 to 2015, including a league-best 172.6 yards per game in 2014, and were a top 10 total offense in 2014 and 2015, ranking ninth and fourth, respectively. Per Rapoport, the Seahawks are letting Richard pursue "another opportunity", although it's unclear what that opportunity is. Another report stated flatly that Richard, who reportedly interviewed for the head coach position for the Indianapolis Colts last week, won't be ...

by | January 11, 2018 | 03:10

Green was also named an NHL First-Team All-Star in 2009 and 2010 after leading the league's defensemen in points in back-to-back seasons. Center Jonathan Toews and defenseman Duncan Keith missed the All-Star cut after making the game a year ago.

by | January 11, 2018 | 01:00

Highsmith is credited with pushing for the Packers to draft Donald Driver and sign undrafted Sam Shields, both serving significant roles when they played in Green Bay. Wolf's background is mostly in pro scouting, and Highsmith was a college scout for 13 years before being promoted to senior personnel executive in 2012.

by | January 10, 2018 | 02:11

Edgar was booked to fight the featherweight champ at UFC 218 last month, but after he broke his orbital bone in camp, the decorated fighter had to withdraw. The date and opponent for Max Holloway's next fight are set. Hawaii's Holloway (19-3) will seek his 13th consecutive victory after twice defeating former long-reigning featherweight champion Jose Aldo previous year, capped by a third-round technical knockout in December.

by | January 10, 2018 | 02:06

And speaking to safc.com, full-back Jones revealed how the young defender is settling into life on Wearside. Clarke-Salter, who spent time on loan at Bristol Rovers last season, was on the bench for Chelsea in Saturday's FA Cup game at Norwich.

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:49

Sam Sunderland on his KTM of the Red Bull KTM Factory Team navigating through the dunes during stage 2 of the Dakar Rally , between Pisco and Pisco, Peru, on January 7, 2018. In the motorcycle category, Britain's defending champion Sam Sunderland lost the lead to Honda's Spanish rider Joan Barreda and fell to fourth overall.