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Fiorentina to rename training ground after late captain Davide Astori

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The team's training ground will be renamed the "Centro Sportivo Davide Astori ". " He went there every day for training and used to spend time there with his family too ", Cognigni told Italian outlet Mediaset . Before Fiorentina , Astori spent six seasons at Cagliari and one on loan at AS Roma. "In honour of Davide #Astori's memory, @CagliariCalcio and #ACFFiorentina have made a decision to retire the No. Read More »

Former Packers safety Burnett signs with Steelers

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According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network, the contract is worth close to $14.5 million. He recorded 68 total tackles last season, and led the Packers with 91 the year before. Adding Burnett will certainly help solidify the back end for Pittsburgh on the defensive side of the ball. Besides playing the safety position, he also played as a slot cornerback in the nickel alignment, and as a linebacker in the dime package. Read More »

Ole Miss introduces Davis as new men's basketball coach

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With a 25-8 record this season, Middle Tennessee reached the 24-win mark for the sixth time in the last seven seasons, which in turn led to six postseason appearances. Davis is replacing the all-time winningest coach in Ole Miss history, Andy Kennedy, who spent 12 years in Oxford and stepped down in February. Davis has some experience in the SEC. Read More »

Del Potro outlasts Federer to win Indian Wells title

Even early in the second set I think he had break point chances.In the 10th game of the third set Federer returned the favour with three match points of his own but Del Potro timed his forehand shots perfectly. Ever since, he has been literally unstoppable , adding two more majors, besides other crowns, to his famous trophy cabinet and eventually getting back to the top of the ATP rankings. Read More »

Twitter Erupts as Daniel Bryan Is Medically Cleared for WWE Return

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He has since transitioned into a role coaching and mentoring wrestlers such as Braun Strowman, Baron Corbin, Apollo Crews and Bianca Belair for life inside the WWE. It would make sense for a number of reasons if that were to be the case. He was forced to drop his WWE World Heavyweight Championship in 2014 after winning at Wrestlemania 30 as he had to take time off to recover. Read More »

Ndidi Linked With Liverpool Move As Emre Can Replacement

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The Guinean reporter posted on Twitter to claim that Liverpool have made an approach from the Nigerian worldwide, with the player himself apparently keen on the switch to Anfield. It's only March and Liverpool fans could be forgiven if they'd begun to lose track of all the players the club are meant to be interested in signing this summer, but the rumour mongers never stop throwing names out and this week we've got a new one to add to the list. Read More »

Raiders trade Jamize Olawale to Cowboys

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That pick, No. 192, is one spot ahead of Dallas' current sixth rounder. The Cowboys will send Oakland the second of their two fifth-round compensatory selections, in exchange for Oakland's sixth-round pick. He's not only a capable run blocker and special teams player, but Olawale is also an outstanding receiver out of the backfield and a top-rated pass protector. Read More »

Del Potro ends Federer 2018 unbeaten run with Indian Wells victory

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It was without a doubt one of the best three-set matches in recent history, full of quality shotmaking and dramatic to the very end, with both players matching each other blow for blow until Federer wilted in the deciding tiebreak and del Potro got a richly deserved first Masters 1000 title. Read More »

Jose Mourinho interested in another Arsenal star in the summer

UNITED have reportedly joined the race for Arsenal star Hector Bellerin - but Juventus are still favourites to land him. Given that Bellerin himself has admitted that he is missing his family, who have all moved en masse back to the Barcelona region, I would think it extremely unlikely that the 22 year-old would want to move further North instead, and who would Arsenal even considering one of our biggest rivals even further? The 27-year-old has provided 55 goals and 55 assists in 322 ... Read More »

Rory Best: Grand Slam-winning captain signs IRFU contract extension

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Second row Henderson has become a key player following the retirement of Paul O'Connell in 2011, he was selected for the Lions tour of New Zealand last summer. Bryn Cunningham, Ulster Rugby Operations Director, added: "Iain is a talismanic figure, and to have him commit to Ulster and Ireland for the next three years shows the commitment and faith he has, not just in being part of a successful national squad, but the optimism he has of things to come for Ulster. Read More »

Mourinho slams Man United's 'lack of personality and desire'

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Quite simply, there is no mood within the United hierarchy to dispense with Mourinho as manager. The English defender was surprisingly hauled off at half-time in the win over Brighton , leaving many United players dumbfounded, in the latest setback to the England international's Old Trafford career. Read More »

After capturing Alexis Sanchez, Mourinho plots Aaron Ramsey swoop

Losing Ramsey would be a huge blow to Arsenal even if he doesn't go to Manchester United or Chelsea , another interested rival according to the Daily Star . Ramsey, 27, has a year to run on his existing deal at the Emirates but the Arsenal board have other priorities at this moment in time with Jack Wilshere's deal expiring in three months. Read More »

California Town Refuses To Be A Sanctuary City

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In the county, an estimated 34.2 percent of residents were Hispanic or Latino as of 2016, about the same as the estimated 38.6 percent statewide, according to the U.S. Constitution", Los Alamitos Mayor Troy Edgar told FOX Business' Stuart Varney on "Varney & Co". "We get bullied all the time by the state and by the elected leadership in Sacramento, and I'm actually exhausted of it". Read More »

Vattenfall wins contract for 750MW Dutch wind farm

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Climate Action reports that the Dutch government awarded contracts to Swedish energy firm Vattenfall to build two wind farms in the North Sea. The latest Dutch auction is the third in five rounds meant to increase the amount of offshore wind power to 4,500 megawatts by 2023. Read More »

Texas big man Mohamed Bamba declares for National Basketball Association draft

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And for what it's worth, Bamba is probably a top-five pick at the very least. He averaged 12.9 points and 10.5 rebounds, while ranking second nationally in blocks at 3.7 per game. It wasn't enough for the 10th-seeded Longhorns to advance past the first round of the men's NCAA tournament, however, where they lost to No. 7 Nevada, 87-83, in overtime in the South Regional. Read More »

NFL's competition committee ready to let us know what a catch is

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Reuters "Slight movement of the ball, it looks like we'll reverse that", Vincent told the Post . The proposed changes would then be presented to the owners for final approval next week during the league's meetings in Orlando. There will still be moments when fans complain about a catch or non-catch call. The same rules where you have to make a football move shall apply, but the biggest change is that they're removing the whole "going to the ground" thing that ruined everything. Read More »

XFL documentary maker plans new football league

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Best known for directing the XFL documentary that aired as part of ESPN's 30 for 30 series last year, Charlie Ebersol announced that his league, the Alliance of American Football (AAF), will kick off the week after next year's Super Bowl on 9th February. Read More »

Colts 'close' to deal with wide receiver Ryan Grant

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Grant agreed to a one-year, $5 million contract with the Colts - a significant downgrade from the four-year, $29 million contract he signed with the Ravens. The Indianapolis Colts remain active on the secondary phase of the NFL's free-agent market. He played all 16 games for the fourth consecutive season while recording 45 receptions, 574 receiving yards and four touchdowns, all of which were career-highs. Read More »

England's Nick Pope says it will be 'every man for themselves'

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The midfielder says he is focused exclusively on making a mark in the friendlies rather than worry about his chances of being selected to play in the World Cup finals in Russian Federation in June. Two Years ago, Nick Pope couldn't get in the Charlton team. That came when Tom Heaton was injured earlier this season and Pope has never looked back, producing a string of impressive performances for the Clarets to catch the attentions of England boss Gareth Southgate. Read More »

Morocco to spend $15.8bn if wins 2026 World Cup bid

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Have you read Trendiee Today? FIFA will take a decision at the FIFA Congress on June 13 in Moscow on the eve of the opening match of the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Geopolitics - if not outright corruption - doomed the USA's bid for the 2022 World Cup when Qatar, which had close ties to the French government that swayed the European vote, prevailed in 2010. Read More »

Allen Hurns reportedly released by Jaguars

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Hurns had a surprisingly solid year as a rookie as he had 51 catches for 677 yards and six touchdowns. However, the last two seasons of his Jacksonville tenure were marred by hamstring and ankle injuries. Garçon has no guaranteed money on his contract left after the coming season, which could create a void atop the depth chart. Hurns dealt with foot/ankle injuries and three concussions during his four seasons. Read More »

Del Potro surprises himself with back-to-back titles

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But del Potro staved both off to force deuce. And I think is the only way, if I want to keep playing tennis. Del Potro said something changed for him in his career when he upset then world number one Djokovic in the first round of the 2016 Rio Olympics. Read More »

Martial agent offers no assurances over United future

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Used in the FA Cup by José Mourinho at the weekend, the France global failed to deliver, and there's a fear spreading through the fanbase the 22-year-old could be sold come the summer. As for Martial's future at Manchester United , Mr. Lamboley said: "I can't confirm Martial will remain at the Old Trafford next season, I am sorry but I can't add anything else about it". Read More »

Toyota reveals Prius FFV concept that can run on ethanol

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While the FFV is a prototype - it's part of a project to commercialise the technology in Brazil - Toyota will collect data through real-road testing to gauge the system's reliability, durability and powertrain performance. Brazil is one of the largest producers of and the biggest user of ethanol-based fuels most light and small cars required to use ethanol-blend fuels like E25 and many cars are made specifically of Brazil that can run on E100 - these vehicles are referred to as FFVs. Read More »

Growing opportunity for startups in the Global Smart Audio Devices industry

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China Bluetooth Smart and Smart Ready (Thousands Units) and Revenue (Million USD) Market Split by Product Type such as Bluetooth Smart, Bluetooth Smart Ready, Bluetooth 5 .0 . To understand the most affecting driving and restraining forces in the Biology Smart Pills market and its impact in the global market . The study gives a very comprehensive outlook of the entire , markets . Read More »

Chelsea set sights on top four after FA Cup win over…

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It was his first full game this year and Hughes said his performance, despite missing from the spot, in the 2-0 win "showed enough" and "when he is properly match fit, he can be a real threat". Tickets are now on sale for the SSE Women's FA Cup Final on Saturday May 5 at Wembley Stadium connected by EE. "We showed a great desire, great will to fight, great will to reach the semi-finals and to go for the second time in a row to Wembley". Read More »

Del Potro ends Federer's streak to win Indian Wells title

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The red-hot del Potro has now won 11 consecutive matches as he followed up his success in Acapulco by earning his first ever Masters 1000 title. "It's hard to describe with words, it's like a dream". "I don't remember half of it", said Federer. "I would like to play that tiebreaker again because I don't know what the hell happened", Federer said. Read More »

Oklahoma freshman guard Trae Young to enter NBA draft

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Things got more hard for Young the second time through the Big 12 as teams started throwing more defenders at the freshman. In addition, Young is also expected to begin his training with a professional in California. Trae Young first caught college basketball fans' attention when he launched the Oklahoma Sooners to a blazing 14-2 start, and helped the team rank as high has No. Read More »

Benitez could leave Newcastle this summer unless Ashley changes

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And he wants improvements on many fronts if he is to stay beyond the season's end. "It's not that I am right in every decision, but what's clear is that if you want to be stronger we have to improve and we have to change things", said Benitez, speaking to Telegraph Sport in Spain during a warm weather training camp. Read More »

Warriors Rumors: Stephen Curry Targets Hawks Game for Return from Injury

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Watch for updates prior to the Hawks game. Golden State has gone 2-4 in his absence, while injuries to Klay Thompson (thumb), Kevin Durant (ribs) and others have contributed to those struggles. The 2018 NBA Playoffs get underway on April 14. They're now three-and-a-half games behind the Houston Rockets , but as they've reiterated on multiple occasions, they will not compromise their health to chase the top spot. Read More »

Penguins G could return Tuesday vs. Islanders

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He was not limited Monday in practice and head coach Mike Sullivan said he's an option tomorrow night. Tristan Jarry is headed back down to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton. The Penguins trail first-place Washington by two points in the Metropolitan Division with 10 games left in the regular season. Zach Aston-Reese, Carter Rowney and Dominik Simon were the only players unaccounted for at Penguins practice Monday. Read More »

Chelsea readying bid for Man Utd star: He fancies Stamford Bridge move

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He spent about 80% of his Friday news conference on a freakish monologue that questioned United's "football heritage ". "They all go to bed early, but I wanted to surprise my family and I threw them after midnight". United started the 2013 home leg against Madrid with Tom Cleverley in their midfield against a Madrid team containing Cristiano Ronaldo, Mesut Ozil, Xabi Alonso, Gonzalo Higuain and Angel di Maria - a line-up in a different league to the team which sent United packing last week. Read More »