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by | January 24, 2018 | 12:07

Announcing the transfer on its official website, the English giants transferred Sanchez from Arsenal and sent Armenian midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan to the English club as part of the deal. In 17 league starts for Arsenal this season, Sanchez has seven goals and three assists, something of a drop off from the 24 goals and 10 assists he managed last season.

by | January 24, 2018 | 12:05

He was the top scorer in two of his three completed seasons at Emirates Stadium and helped Arsenal win the FA Cup in 2015 and '17, quickly becoming a favorite with the fans. "I played in Spain and we also had a very good dressing room and I won a lot of things". Mkhitaryan was substituted at halftime of his first league start for United, setting the tone for what has turned out to be a disappointing spell after arriving in English soccer for $33.5 million and with a big reputation in 2016.

by | January 24, 2018 | 11:57

The Argentina global joined Barca from Liverpool in 2010 and went on to win two UEFA Champions League titles, four La Liga crowns and four Copa del Rey trophies. The Argentina worldwide admitted last month that his time at the Camp Nou was coming to an end after struggling for game time under new Barca head coach Ernesto Valverde .

by | January 24, 2018 | 11:50

The Premier League club generated £581m revenue last season while Real Madrid , which held top spot for 11 years, was second with £579.7m. According to European football clubs' 2016-17 financial information, collated by the accountants Deloitte, Manchester United made the most money of any club on the planet past year, £581m in total.

by | January 24, 2018 | 11:46

Bryant's film is based on a letter he wrote in The Players' Tribune in 2015. Announced on Tuesday, the former Lakers star was nominated in the best animated short category for Dear Basketball alongside animator Glen Keane. What an honor to be on this team. The Black Mamba also earned two Olympic gold medals while playing for USA Basketball at the 2008 and 2012 Games. Kobe later released an apology saying, "I want to apologize directly to the young woman involved in this incident".

by | January 24, 2018 | 11:48

Aubameyang has been heavily linked with a move to Arsenal and hasn't helped matters by turning up late to training. Reports in Germany over the weekend suggested Arsenal had made an offer in the region of €50m (£44m) for the Gabon worldwide, though this is believed to be unacceptable for Dortmund.

by | January 24, 2018 | 11:41

Of those stars, only Wilt Chamberlain , who pulled off the feat six times, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Elgin Baylor and Oscar Robertson have emulated the numbers Cousins put up Monday. "Just to have a little game like his, it's pretty cool". Boogie's 40-point, 20-rebound night was only the eighth such game since 2003, according to the New Orleans Times-Picayune's Will Guillory .

by | January 24, 2018 | 11:40

Marin Cilic will face Kyle Edmund in Thursday's semi-final of the Australian Open after Rafael Nadal was forced to retire from their quarter final . "He handled this one brilliantly". Edmund did not waste the opportunity, serving out at the first time of asking to take the third set 6-3. The 23-year-old British crushed the challenge of Dimitrov 6-4, 3-6, 6-3, 6-4 in a match played in Melbourne .

by | January 24, 2018 | 11:39

While India's bowlers have managed to take 20 wickets in each of the previous two Tests, none of India's pacers have come up with a spell of individual brilliance that has left the opposition gasping for air. Captain Faf du Plessis says they would have opted to bowl first had he won the toss. "It's been a pretty quiet series for a lot of them and if we can keep doing that, we will change that stat (of India never having lost a game at the Wanderers)", du Plessis said.

by | January 24, 2018 | 11:22

Rodriguez joined Fox Sports a full-time Major League Baseball analyst in March 2017 after working as a guest for some telecasts - including the 2015 World Series. Last season was Rodriguez's first as a full-time analyst for Fox. Mendoza said she's looking forward to working with Rodriguez and Vasgersian this season.

by | January 24, 2018 | 11:21

But, the folks over at Anheuser-Busch InBev don't want to jinx anything in "Philly Philly". "We will keep our plans under wraps until the outcome of the Super Bowl is determined". The Official NFL Shop shot off a playful tweet to Long Monday afternoon, suggesting that its T-shirt of a dog wearing an Eagles collar would "go really well with [his] mask", a reference to the now-famous German Shepherd masks the players first donned after their divisional-game win against the Atlanta Falcons .

by | January 24, 2018 | 11:19

It was yet another marquee comeback win for the Patriots , reminiscent of last year's Super Bowl finish when the Pats trailed the Falcons 28-3 with 17 minutes to go. "Hey, Tom Brady . Pretty boy Tom Brady ". When it became clear what the Super Bowl LII matchup would be Sunday night, New England opened as high as a 6.5-point favorite and as low as a five-point favorite.

by | January 24, 2018 | 11:16

He has played 119 times for Chile, whom he helped to win back-to-back Copa America titles in 2015 and 2016, although they failed to qualify for next year's World Cup in Russian Federation. @ TriciaUtd: "Welcome to the biggest and best club in the universe @ Alexis_Sanchez ". He also helped the club win the League Cup, having previously won three Ukrainian titles with Shakhtar Donetsk and four Armenian crowns with Pyunik.

by | January 24, 2018 | 11:18

Today's goal will hopefully be a boost for the striker, who, in scoring, netted Arsenal's 500th goal by a French player. Arsenal will look to put a dismal couple of weeks behind them when Crystal Palace visit the Emirates this afternoon.

by | January 24, 2018 | 11:16

New signing Henrikh Mkhitaryan is cup-tied for Arsenal after appearing in the quarter-finals for his former club Manchester United against Bristol City. "This is very important for me and my players, but to reach the final we have to play against Arsenal and that is always a big challenge and a big game".

by | January 24, 2018 | 11:14

Dortmund are keen for Arsenal to include Olivier Giroud in any deal and their hardline stance could be a means to ensure the Gunners include the France worldwide as a makeweight in the transfer . The Gunners are targeting the Gabon worldwide as a replacement for Alexis Sanchez, who finally completed his long-awaited move to Manchester United on Monday.

by | January 24, 2018 | 11:14

Cabot reports that Browns general manager John Dorsey will meet with Mayfield and Wyoming's Josh Allen at the Senior Bowl this week in Mobile, Ala ., and both of them will be heavily considered. The Jets can interview them at the Senior Bowl and NFL Scouting Combine - and can also host prospects on pre-draft visits at the team's facility in Florham Park.

by | January 24, 2018 | 11:08

Kobe Bryant was the closest to the record; he was 34 when he reached that point in his career. "For me to sit here and be the youngest player ever to reach 30,000". LaMarcus Aldridge scored 30 points and Australia's Patty Mills added nine more as the San Antonio Spurs rolled to a 114-102 win over the reeling Cleveland Cavaliers .

by | January 24, 2018 | 11:03

The field of 14 reserves for this year's game is made up with seven players from each conference (two backcourt players, two frontcourt players and two wildcards). Check out the starters below and give us your thoughts in the comments. Joining Westbrook are San Antonio Spurs' LaMarcus Aldridge, Timberwolves' Jimmy Butler , and Portland Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard .

by | January 24, 2018 | 11:03

US Vice President Mike Pence visited Jerusalem's Western Wall , one of the holiest sites in Judaism, today, as he wrapped up a trip to the disputed city Washington has declared Israel's capital. "Only the shops will be closed". "A group of Arab lawmakers greeted Pence's Knesset speech with protests and signs that said, Jerusalem is the capital of Palestine", before being removed from the chamber.

by | January 24, 2018 | 11:00

In the semifinals, she will play against Germany's Angelique Kerber , a former WTA number one and Australian Open victor in 2016. "I have to be strong, if I can, on my legs, and just stay there, playing fast, opening the court, as I do all the time".

by | January 24, 2018 | 10:56

But South Korea said this month the agreement failed to meet victims' needs, calling for more steps. Song Seung-hwan, the creative director of the opening and closing ceremonies, said Tuesday there are discussions on whether to include the North Korean taekwondo demonstration team in a program ahead of the opening ceremony.

by | January 23, 2018 | 03:38

Just three points now separate the division's lowest six clubs. "When we studied Liverpool and started preparation for the game, I spoke..." "The performance in the first half was not even close to what we wanted to do", Klopp said. "He probably has a season ticket". Klopp will also need to come up with a way to get past packed, park-the-bus defence and midfields. "They did the right things to deserve to win a game like this tonight and we didn't deserve it".

by | January 23, 2018 | 03:33

She is set to drive the #7 Chevrolet for the team with Tony Eury Jr.as her crew chief. "I couldn't have written a better story about how this would all fall into place", Patrick said to the Associated Press . Patrick will be also aided by her previous experience with Eury, who was her crew chief when she made her initial move from IndyCar to NASCAR. "It all makes my last NASCAR race just that much sweeter".

by | January 23, 2018 | 03:12

City's director of football, Txiki Begiristain added: "We're delighted Ferna has signed his new contract". Fernandinho joined Manchester City from Shakhtar Donetsk in 2013 after spending six years with the Ukrainian club. "When Man United, Liverpool and the other clubs in Europe do what they do, I respect". "I can not imagine the situation we are in at the moment in terms of the table without him".

by | January 23, 2018 | 03:07

Lukaku has scored in each of his past two matches, following the second goal in the FA Cup third-round win over Derby on January 5 with the third against Stoke. Burnley manager Sean Dyche confirmed Wood and Stephen Ward were out of the Clarets team for the Turf Moor match on Saturday (Sunday NZ time). Recent rumours suggest that Ronaldo is unhappy at Real Madrid , and is looking to move back to his former club, for whom he played for between 2003 and 2009.

by | January 23, 2018 | 02:59

As expected, the Patriots have announced Gronkowski is questionable to return to Sunday's game. The All-Pro stayed on the turf for a few seconds before getting to his feet. "There are a couple of calls that we could argue didn't go our way", said Jaguars safety Tashaun Gipson. If he would have just hit him low most ppl would calm him dirty.

by | January 23, 2018 | 02:57

Sanchez's future has always been a hot topic in the Premier League , with Manchester City almost snatching him from Arsenal for a figure thought to be € 70m in August . Henrikh Mkhitaryan going the other way means Arsenal immediately have a ready-made replacement, undoubtedly taking some of the hassle out of the usual process of bringing a player in.

by | January 23, 2018 | 02:48

The Giants met with Patriots coordinators Josh McDaniels and Matt Patricia in Foxborough, Mass., on January 5, and a day later, co-owner John Mara, Gettleman and assistant general manager Kevin Abrams met with Shurmur in Bloomington, Minn.

by | January 23, 2018 | 02:35

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has hinted Robin van Persie's departure from the club is more "painful" than Alexis Sanchez's impending move to Manchester United . "The Dutch worldwide - with 102 caps to his name - will train with his new squad mates later on Monday, under head coach Giovanni van Bronckhorst, who he once played alongside in the Dutch national team".

by | January 23, 2018 | 02:34

Muller, a one-club man, scored the first of his century of league goals in a 5-1 win over Borussia Dortmund in September 2009. 'I hope to win the Champions League and then we'll see what happens, but at this moment I am 100 per cent at Bayern and there is no chance of changing teams '.

by | January 23, 2018 | 02:28

Shaw and the recruit were reportedly talking about a paper the recruit had to write as a part of his training. The recruit, who has not been named, asked the former Assistant Police Chief Todd Shaw what "the right thing" to do would be, and Shaw responded, "Fuck the right thing", according to documents reviewed by local media .

by | January 23, 2018 | 02:12

Throwing more light on the deal and funding for the HPCL acquisition, Shashi Shanker, CMD, ONGC said part of the funding will be done through internal accruals. The deal was first announced previous year, but the companies did not say how much ONGC would pay. HPCL will add 23.8 million tonne of annual oil refining capacity to ONGC's portfolio.

by | January 23, 2018 | 02:05

In the men's draw, Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic also play for spots in the quarterfinals on Monday. Women's No. 1 Simona Halep took a longer route - equaling a mark in Melbourne for endurance but signalling, perhaps, that she's closer to a Grand Slam breakthrough.

by | January 23, 2018 | 02:08

He was previously with the Chicago Bears and San Diego Chargers before joining the Panthers . Arizona finished the year 8 and 8. The 52-year-old Shurmur replaces Ben McAdoo, who was sacked in early December with the team mired with a 2-10 record and owners and fans upset with his handling of the benching of two-time Super Bowl MVP Eli Manning.