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Jordan Henderson backs Mohamed Salah to win Player of the Year award

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Henry claims Salah is better than the club's former star Coutinho, saying he likes his movement and adding that the Pharaohs global is a direct attacker. The first word Oscar thought of was "king" and particularly the new King of the Kop, and his favourite player, Egyptian superstar Salah. The Egypt global moved to Liverpool FC in a £39m deal from Serie A giants AS Roma in the 2017 summer transfer window. Read More »

IOC lifts ban on Russian Olympic committee

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The IOC didn't respond immediately to a request to comment. 168 Russians who were allowed to competed at the Winter Olympics, did so under the neutral flag "Olympic athlete from Russia" (OAR) team but two of the athletes failed drugs tests. Read More »

'Hazard should play 90 minutes' - Courtois surprised at Conte's Man Utd substitution

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The former Atletico Madrid stopper is open to extending his stay with Chelsea , who are also hoping to tie down his compatriot Eden Hazard , a player also of interest to Real Madrid . Despite winning the Premier League with Chelsea last season, Conte has endured a fractious follow-up season with the Blues . "I think he'd finished his energy because the first half he ran a lot". Read More »

What's up in the sky this month in Steele County

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In Sunday morning's sky , the order, from left, will be Saturn , Mars , Antares , Jupiter , Spica and the moon. Venus and Mercury appear very low in the west after sunset, bathed in the sun's afterglow. Choose your viewing site carefully! Leading the way are Mercury and Venus in the west right after sunset; Venus is the brighter of the two. They will be closest on March 3, with Mercury just 1 degree to the right of Venus . Read More »

Jack Wilshere injury for Manchester City clash explained by Arsene Wenger

It is claimed Wilshere's representatives and Arsenal are now "miles away" in talks over an extension, with the player unwilling to put pen to paper on the deal on offer. The 26-year-old has been at Arsenal for nearly two decades and wants to sign a new deal but is now unhappy with the fees involved. The 25-year-old will not be short of suitors if he does decide to leave his boyhood club, with several European outfits monitoring his situation. Read More »

'Sandman Universe' Comics Coming From Neil Gaiman and DC Comics in August

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DC has yet to reveal the artists for the four Sandman books. From that story , four series will launch following the various threads established in Sandman Universe - including a mysterious third House added to the Dreaming , a realm beyond Dream's home, objects from the Dreaming coming to the real world, and Lucifer possibly being in his own personal hell. Read More »

Lukaku wants Premier League All-Star Game

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Manchester City will end the season disappointed if they fail to win the Champions League for the first time , according to former England captain Alan Shearer . The League Cup will also stay as it is, including the two-legged semi-finals. For the Premier League , a winter break is coming . The midfielder said: "We know Arsenal are able to play, they have a strong team". Read More »

Seahawks trying to trade DE Michael Bennett

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Later on Tuesday, in an interview with Business Insider , Sherman continued his criticism, explaining how draft experts too often look for "measurables" and focus on things that don't matter. If anything, it increases it, as it should diminish the chance of an Achilles rupture on the other side. Carroll also confirmed Sherman had a surgery on his other Achilles recently. Read More »

Incredible scenes as Barcelona snow delays F1 testing

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The start of the session was delayed by three hours due to heavy snowfall overnight, which continued through the morning. A move to extend this week's test by a day or even start a day earlier next week is understood to have been rejected, for with unanimous agreement needed for such a move it is understood two teams vetoed the proposal. Read More »

Roger Federer crowned world sport's comeback king

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It's been an incredible ride'. Last week, Federer returned to the top of the ATP Rankings for his fourth stint at the pinnacle of men's professional tennis, more than 14 years after he first became number one. Federer's awards were his fifth and sixth since the Laureus Awards began in 2000, making him the most decorated victor in its history. Attended by sports stars, celebrities and business leaders from around the world, the Awards also shone a light on the transformational work of ... Read More »

Danny Green: Spurs have been in contact with Kawhi Leonard all along

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We won't know more until Leonard starts practicing with the team again and tests the limits of his physicality in the wake of his recovery, but with the Spurs now facing a daunting end-of-season schedule, he can't return soon enough. The uncertainty surrounding this season - and Leonard's future, which could include free agency in the summer of 2019 - has created significant concern at the highest levels of the organization, league sources said. Read More »

Winston, No. 2 Michigan State Hold Off Wisconsin, Secure Big Ten Title

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I know we'll be ready for them". "Cayla made a great play, just didn't go that way for us". Bridges reiterated this after his last game in East Lansing this season . VIRGINIA 48, WAKE FOREST 41: Dominique Toussaint scored 17 points and Jocelyn Willoughby added 14 to help Virginia upend Wake Forest in the regular-season finale. Read More »

76ers Waive Trevor Booker, to Sign with Indiana Pacers

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Veteran Turkish worldwide power forward Ersan İlyasova is returning to the Philadelphia 76ers just days after being waived by the Atlanta Hawks. According to Alex Kennedy of HoopsHype , Booker will join the Indiana Pacers after he clears waivers. Read More »

United Kingdom police arrest 3 men on suspicion of manslaughter over Leicester fire

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Police arrested a suspect in the bombing . Police added that the accusers are all in their 30s, as the first is from East Anglia, second from North West, and the third from East Midlands. Formal identification of the remains has yet to be carried out. Search teams have faced continuous difficulties at the site, having to suspend work periodically due to concerns over the structural integrity of neighbouring buildings, as well as the wintry weather causing disruption across the UK . Read More »

Antonio Conte confirmed as top choice for Italian football team head coach

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The Italian Football Federation has confirmed that Chelsea manager Antonio Conte is their first choice to take over as coach of the Italy national team. Former Fiorentina, Lazio, Inter and Manchester City boss Mancini is now in charge of Russian side Zenit Saint Petersburg. Former Roma and Inter midfielder Di Biagio will step up from his role as Italy's Under-21 coach to take charge of the senior side on a caretaker basis in next month's friendly matches against Argentina and England. Read More »

Analytical Preview of Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA)

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It has outperformed by 40.63% the S&P500. Stuart Weisbrod decreased its stake in Aetna Inc New (AET) by 12.31% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (NYSE:NCS) for 140,244 shares. 779.91 million shares or 1.33% less from 790.40 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Advisory Serv Ntwk Llc has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Exponent, Inc. Read More »

Captain America Relaunch Coming From Marvel

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Slate reports that the latest adaptation of the superhero's tale will be available on Independence Day. And 'Captain America , ' the embodiment of a kind of Lincolnesque optimism, poses a direct question for me: "Why would anyone believe in The Dream?" says Coates. Read More »

Louis Van Gaal Unhappy With How Jose Mourinho Treated Bastian Schweinsteiger

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Still, his body was not able to keep up with the high demands of the Premier League . "FC Bayern made it clear that they would not sell him", he added. Now aged 33, he scored on his debut for the MLS side back in April and went onto play 24-times in his first season, notching three goals and six assists, and making an appearance in the MLS All-Star team over the summer. Read More »

Free agent Corey Brewer commits to signing with Thunder

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It's hard to see another contending team claiming Brewer off waivers, and thus assuming what's left of his $7.5 million salary for this season. Very familiar with his coach's tendencies despite 11 years having gone by since Florida's second of back-to-back championships, Brewer should be a plug-and-play acquisition as a very alert weak side defender and tenacious on the perimeter, much like Roberson was for this team. Read More »

UCF evacuates classroom after "LeBron James stunt"

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In his early years as an National Basketball Association player, James was known for throwing chalk powder in the air toward the crowd before each game. UCF police chief Richard Beary said the school chose to act with extra caution. "We had an individual throw powder in one of the classrooms". Police identified both persons of interests, and confirmed they meant their actions as a joke. Read More »

Steelers' Shazier won't play in 2018, GM says

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Shazier said recently on teammates Roosevelt Nix's podcast the possibility of returning to the football field is driving him each day. Shazier was injured making a tackle during the Steelers game against the Cincinnati Bengals on December 4 and underwent spine stabilisation surgery two days later. Read More »

F1 Pre-Season Testing 2018: Times and Tuesday Analysis from Barcelona

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Bottas and Hamilton enjoyed a cordial relationship on and off track during their first season together and it was nothing like the latters with his former teammate Rosberg. "Then later we can focus on performance". Hard conditions and hard afternoon but we've done most of what we could, Kubica told Sky F1 . The hiccups don't bode well for a team trying to rebound after three disappointing years with Honda by changing to Renault engines. Read More »

Eagles will talk to Nick Foles before deciding his future

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But that still leaves them about $8.4 million over the projected cap. Creativity isn't blowing $50-plus million in free agency to patch holes; the Eagles have been there, done that, failed miserably at it, and have insisted that those days are beyond them. Read More »

Rams will trade or release Tavon Austin

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And to keep the trend going, it looks like the Rams have already made another key decision in regards to Tavon Austin . And with that, Austin's career with the Rams appears to be coming to an end. He proceeded to total 668 yards and four touchdowns in 2016. Los Angeles intends to part ways with Austin before he's due a $5 million roster bonus tied into the albatross contract the Rams gave him in 2016. Read More »

Syracuse falls to Boston College, 85-70

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The trio combined for 13 3-pointers and the Eagles were never really threatened as they pulled away from the Orange, 85-70, last night at Conte Forum. Instead, the loss to BC sends the Orange likely back to the NIT tournament instead. Boston College and Syracuse are fighting to avoid the cellar of the ACC. Read More »

CBI arrests Karti Chidambaram in INX Media money laundering case

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An FIR filed by the CBI on May 15 past year had alleged irregularities in an FIPB clearance granted to INX Media for receiving overseas funds of Rs 305 crore in 2007 when P Chidambaram was the Union finance minister. The amount was transferred to Karti's firms - Chess Management Services and Advantage Strategic Consulting Private Limited. "There is no allegation of violation of any conditions imposed by the high court", the counsel argued, adding that the arrest was mala fide. Read More »

Raiders reportedly expected to bring back Michael Crabtree

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In pursuit of a bounceback season, the Raiders are expected to go into the draft and select players who can positively impact their defense right away. "If it was up to me, I'd bring him back", Gruden said. "Crabtree has met with new coach Jon Gruden in the past month and they appear ready to write off last year's problems as an issue with former coach Jack Del Rio and his staff", the report said. Read More »

Blind, Young sign new Man Utd deals

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Fellaini, 30, looks set to leave after failing to agree a new deal and 36-year-old Ibrahimovic is unlikely to be offered fresh terms after his injury woes. Sky Sports have confirmed that besides that aforementioned names, Sam Johnstone - who is on loan at Steve Bruce's Aston Villa - has been awarded the similar fate as his contract is also extended by 12 months. Read More »

Chelsea ready to lead Lewandowski hunt

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Lewandowski, on the other hand, has scored 28 goals in all competitions that include 20 goals in the Bundesliga . Lewandowski has been one of the most prolific strikers in world football for several years and has enhanced that reputation since joining Bayern from Borussia Dortmund in 2014. Read More »

Gonzaga in talks to join Mountain West Conference

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Coming off its first Final Four appearance in 2017, No. 7 Gonzaga holds a 27-4 overall record (17-1 WCC) in 2018. The weakness of the rest of the league, outside of BYU , St. The Mountain West now has 11 main members, all of whom play men's basketball and football. All but two Mountain West schools have made the NCAA Tournament since 2011. Read More »