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Guardiola wins record fourth Premier League manager of the month award


We must be focused and, of course, we will defend our position. But you never know. It's a big game for us and we are going to prepare as best as possible. He's a good guy, nice guy - honest. During his distinguished career, Sir Alex Ferguson racked up an astonishing 27 awards, ahead of Arsene Wenger in second with 15 and third-placed David Moyes, with ten. Read More »

Thibaut Courtois hits back at Chelsea fans: "It doesn't help"


Courtois, 25, said to Sky Sports after the game: "It doesn't help when the fans boo and whistle after each misplaced pass". "In the first half Leicester ran more than us, they played better than us". The result represented the third goalless stalemate in the space of a week for the Blues, who were held both by Arsenal in the semi-finals of the EFL Cup in midweek and by Championship side Norwich City in the FA Cup last weekend. Read More »

Antonio Brown is Dealing With Illness


If you want to describe the buildup for the rematch between the Steelers and Jaguars use the fire emoji. He returned to practice Monday and remains in line to appear in his 10th playoff game Sunday at Heinz Field . "These guys are extremely talented". The veteran put up better numbers than he had all season combined after recording five tackles, two sacks, and one forced fumble in Week 17 versus the New York Jets. Read More »

Mourinho keen to tie up long-term De Gea deal


Doesn't matter who he is, doesn't matter the level, doesn't matter the prestige, the status, I think every player has a price. United did not buy a single player in the 2016 or 2017 winter transfer windows, and the only player they picked up in the 2015 January market was back-up goalkeeper Victor Valdes. Read More »

South Africa to target foreign investment


Our commitment is to build strong partnerships in which efficient and accountable government agencies, responsible citizens and businesses, effective trade unions and civil society work together for the common good", Ramaphosa said. "At the same time we will pursue the enormous potential of agriculture to promote industrialisation, create employment, and transform our economy", he said. Read More »

Ryan Giggs set to be unveiled as Wales manager on Monday


Craig Bellamy had said he was interested in succeeding Coleman , saying it would be the "pinnacle" coaching job for him. Bowen was available after leaving Stoke, where he was assistant to boss Mark Hughes until the latter was sacked by the Potters on 6 January. Read More »

Dennis Rodman arrested for DUI in Newport Beach, report says


Johnson told City News Service that Rodman, 56, was cooperative with the officers and was released from jail Saturday morning. This is not the first time that Rodman has been arrested on suspicion of a DUI. Rodman has made global news in recent years through his travels to North Korea. He is also friendly with US President Donald Trump - who once fired Rodman on the reality television show "Celebrity Apprentice". Read More »

Everyone knows: Sanchez a bargain at £20m - Conte


Mourinho did note that Sanchez was a "phenomenal" player and very few would argue with that. "Sanchez is an Arsenal player". "I said hello, he is a great player and he knows in my first season in Juventus we tried to buy him from Udinese and he made a decision to go to Barcelona ", Conte said, ahead of his side's Premier League meeting with Leicester City. Read More »

Alabama looking for another offensive coordinator as Brian Daboll leaves for Bills


Daboll spent last season at Alabama , where he led the Crimson Tide's offense to a national championship. "He's a good coach and a good teacher and he's been part of winning programs in the National Football League and college". McDermott was concluding his collegiate playing career at William and Mary when Daboll was a volunteer assistant. He also was the New York Jets' quarterbacks coach in 2007-08. Read More »

North Korea accepts South Korea talks offer - by fax


The meeting will be held at Panmunjom, on the border. The White House House cited the interest of "ensuring the security of the Games", meaning that postponement of the exercises "would mean North Korea would not be tempted to intimidate the South with acts of terrorism or shock episodes along the demilitarized zone that has divided the Korean peninsula since the end of the Korean War", Kirk wrote. Read More »

Champions-elect tag not for me, says City boss Pep


Anfield exploded, as much in relief as joy, when the final whistle blew. "Everyone says how great City play football, but they are also brilliantly organised". "Half in, half out", Wenger said of Sanchez's current position at Arsenal . For us it's a real test, going to Anfield , one of the most prestigious stadiums and teams in the world so we'll try to put on a good performance, it's a big game for us. Read More »

Bournemouth come from behind to stun lacklustre Arsenal


Callum Wilson nicked in ahead of Petr Cech to score the equaliser in the 70th minute and four minutes later the stirker turned provider to set up Jordon Ibe for the victor. I just do, in every single decision I make, what is right for the club. Howe's side finished the half strongly, though, Ryan Fraser drawing an important block from Calum Chambers and then testing Petr Cech, while Arsenal were perhaps fortunate not to concede a penalty for handball against Iwobi from a corner. Read More »

Sanchez future uncertain as United and City circle


Arsenal are sixth in the Premier League and are fighting on that front and in the Europa League for a Champions League spot next season. "They're taking teams out before they even get on to the pitch", he added. Manchester United entered the race when Txiki Begiristain, City's sporting director, told Arsenal that City would like to pause negotiations, looking to old out until the summer despite Gabriel Jesus' long term injury. Read More »

LeBron James, Cavs routed again as Raptors romp 133-99

It's hard to believe a team with a defence ranked 29th in the National Basketball Association remains in a position where it is considered a post-season contender. The Pacers took the lead with two minutes remaining on what else, a Victor Oladipo 3-pointer and never gave it back. Chris Paul finished with a 25-point haul as the Houston Rockets beat the Phoenix Suns 112-95. Read More »

South Africa 78-0, Markram on 51 in 2nd test against India


With mentioning names Holding also said that he heard from someone high up in the Indian cricket hierarchy that India dropped Bhuvneshwar from this Test because they felt that Bhuvneshwar and Bumrah offer the same thing and can not be played together in the same XI. Read More »

Brady denies ESPN claims in weekly radio interview


So why should I stop?'" Last year, Belichick said he'd watched the Alabama-Clemson meeting in the CFP national-championship game for the 2015 season " at least 10 times in the offseason " to prepare for the NFL Draft. Gronkowski was asked if Brady is amped up even more than usual. "I can't speak for him, but I think he would say the same thing". When it comes to the greatest football coaches ever, two names that pop up are Bill Belichick of the New England Patriots and Nick ... Read More »

You fight for fantastic opportunities - Mourinho hints at Sanchez move

That was back in April, but Ibrahimovic returned, to some surprise, in November, ahead of schedule. However, do United or City need reinforcement in either of those positions? Two Turkish giants, Besiktas and Galatasaray, are considering January moves for Ibrahimovic, though, according to the Turkish outlet fotoMac, via the Daily Mail . Read More »

Conte: Chelsea Were Tired Against Better Leicester City

Chelsea's disappointing 0-0 draw against Leicester earlier today means the Blues have now created a unwanted new record. Antonio Conte's side was unable to develop any momentum as the visitor put on a fine display of high pressing to disrupt the champion. Read More »

Eddie Howe: Bournemouth found inner strength to beat Arsenal


It was a selection that displayed the alarming lack of quality available to Arsene Wenger - who was also missing Mesut Ozil through injury - meaning the Gunners' boss was forced to field an XI which from the outset looked as though it would struggle for goals - and indeed that was the case. Read More »

Mkhitaryan to leave Man United? Every player has a price, says Mourinho


Talk in the last 24 hours claim that City will not meet Arsenal's asking price of £35m , leaving United a potentially clear run to sign the Chilean this month. When asked if Ozil could remain at Arsenal , Wenger said, "Yes". "Sam Allardyce has made that statement but Theo Walcott is here", Wenger added. Read More »

Manchester United 'increasingly confident' of signing Alexis Sanchez as Arsenal line-up replacement


The in-demand Chilean will not play for the Gunners on Sunday and the latest reports suggest that United have an edge over City in securing his services. Wenger then said that he hopes the situation is quickly resolved. "Today we missed many players in our squad". Ahead of Arsenal's game, Sky Sports' James Cooper said: "My understanding from the Manchester United point of view is that nothing is imminent regarding Sanchez". Read More »

Kevin Sumlin named head coach of Arizona football


Arizona was believed to be targeting Navy coach Ken Niumatalolo for its vacancy, but The Arizona Daily Star confirmed Sunday that Niumatalolo would stay at Navy. As a result, Sumlin did not coach the Aggies in the Belk Bowl, where they fell to Wake Forest while being coached by Jeff Banks. The Cougars went 12-1 in his final season. Read More »

US Resumes Accepting DACA Renewals

JOEL ROSE, BYLINE: It's been a year of lows and highs for the so-called DREAMers. The Trump administration has resumed receiving renewal applications for individuals eligible for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. But this legal battle is not the only thing that could complicate delicate negotiations on the Hill. At the White House meeting Durbin and Republican Senator Lindsey Graham briefed the president on the newly drafted, bipartisan immigration bill. Read More »

Glu Mobile Inc (GLUU) — Trending Stock Buzzer

Stocks with a beta above 1 tend to have bigger swings in price than the market as a whole, the opposite being the case for stocks with a beta below 1. (NASDAQ: GLUU ) news were published by: which released: "Is Glu Mobile Set for Success in 2018?" on December 30, 2017. Technical analysts have little regard for the value of a company. Read More »

Billy Vunipola Gives England An Injury Scare Ahead Of The Six Nations


England coach Eddie Jones names his Six Nations squad on Thursday and the defending champions' first match is against Italy on February 4. It is desperate news for England , with Nathan Hughes also unavailable for at least the first three matches of the Six Nations with a knee injury, and similarly deflating for Vunipola, who was making only his second appearance following almost four months on the sidelines due to a knee injury that required surgery. Read More »

Steelers wary of Jaguars in high-stakes rematch

Absolutely nothing. So why not take out some million dollar Steelers players before me? A man from San Antonio was arrested by police officials after he threatened a mass shooting at the playoff's between Jacksonville Jaguars and Pittsburgh Steelers during the National Football League's ( NFL ) divisional round on January 14. Read More »

Trump blasts Democrats as 'all talk and no action' on fixing DACA


The party is now using the program as a political bargaining chip in Congress's debate over the federal budget, demanding that any deal to keep the government funded must include protections for DACA recipients, also known as DREAMers. Trump's "shithole countries" remarks were confirmed by Senator Dick Durbin, a Democrat who attended the White House meeting, after it was reported by the Washington Post and other media. Read More »

New England Patriots, Philadelphia Eagles into National Football League championship games


Over the music is a voiceover With lines from Alan Watts' "The Nature of Consciousness". This remarkable touchdown gave the Titans an early 7-0 lead, and suddenly Gillette Stadium was very quiet. In the playoffs, where every possession is treated like gold, it is important to make sure you protect the ball at all times. Derrick Henry looked a lot more like the tiptoeing running back we saw in Week 17 versus the Jacksonville Jaguars than the downhill bruiser who tantalized the ... Read More »



Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson will host, with Ann Druyan taking charge. A Spacetime Odyssey debuted as a follow-up to Carl Sagan's Cosmos PBS broadcast from 1980 . In addition, the world's most pop-culturally savvy scientist Neil deGrasse Tyson is back as host of the series, which this time aims to explore "previously uncharted territories". Read More »

Arsenal boss Wenger: Lacazette has never faced such defenders before


Alexis Sanchez has not travelled to Bournemouth for Sunday's afternoon's clash against Bournemouth as the Chilean prepares to leave Arsenal . The Alexis Sanchez transfer saga has reached new heights this weekend and what seemed like a longshot just a few days ago has all of a sudden become a reality. Read More »

Jose Mourinho: 'Alexis Sanchez is a phenomenal player'


Yet, around the club, not many people talk or think too much about the Potters. Ozil may still need convincing, though, and could be waiting to see what reinforcements are brought in by the club in this January transfer window. "No. I am fully committed to Chelsea , to work with my players to try also to improve the club in the football aspect". "Of course I want a quick resolution", he told reporters at Arsenal's north London training base. Read More »

Arsenal sits Sanchez amid rampant Manchester trade rumours


With his contract running out this summer, Arsenal fans had been wishing that their marquee player will sign an extension but Sanchez has been holding for weekly wages of about £400,000 which Arsenal are in no mood to agree upon. Arsenal fans have found it hard to stick with and support Sanchez despite his world-class abilities on the pitch. Wenger spoke to the media prior to Sunday's Premier League clash against Bournemouth and appeared resigned to the possibility of the Chile ... Read More »

Jurgen Klopp: 'Liverpool must dictate FA Cup tie against Everton'


With Salah and Coutinho likely absentees and Mane in an aeroplane on the morning of the match, there's no doubt that Liverpool's usual firepower will be blunted . New signing van Dijk is also likely to start on the bench. Idrissa Gueye might also start if he is able to recover in time from his injury. Everton are still without Ross Barkley, Ramiro Funes Mori , Leighton Baines and Seamus Coleman , while Dominic Calvert-Lewin, Gylfi Sigurdsson and Jonjoe Kenny will be ... Read More »

Klopp: Liverpool won an all-time classic


Both sides have excellent attacks, which should make for a great watch for the neutral. Indeed, Jurgen Klopp and his men are yet to be beaten at home this season . On this occasion, Liverpool's forwards spared the goalkeeper's blushes with their rampant display, but Klopp can not rely on that forever. His fellow countryman has been one of the team's standout players this season . Read More »