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Wayne Rooney excited for 'great moment' in England farewell

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Now thriving at DC United, Wayne Rooney admits he would have preferred to stay at Manchester United until retiring. Having wondered what might have been if David Moyes could have convinced hin to stay on Merseyside a little longer, Everton now definitively know they are better off without Wayne Rooney. Read More »

Martial, Pogba, Mendy to miss France's upcoming two matches

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Both players had reported to the squad's base at Clairefontaine and been assessed by Dr Franck Le Gall. They also face Uruguay in a friendly four days later. Martial last played for France in a 3-1 win over Russian Federation in March and was not selected for the World Cup , which his teammates won in July. Read More »

Focusing on PGA Tour, McIlroy may forfeit Euro Tour membership in '19

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I know it's not going to be easy, and I'm not making any assumptions, but I'll do my best on the course to do the job", he said. Most of this is simply the fallout from a completely revamped European Tour schedule , which was an answer to a sort-of revamped PGA Tour schedule for the 2018-19 season. Read More »

UM Stays At No. 4 In Playoff Rankings

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They would likely face the Sooners again in the Big 12 Championship, and if we assume the Sooners don't fall out of the top 10 after losing to West Virginia, a second win over the Sooners would be worth an additional 6.1 points minimum. 23 and No. 25, respectively. The Buckeyes would face projected Pac-12 champ No. 8 Washington State . No. 4 MI and No. 10 Ohio State are the only Big Ten teams ranked ahead of Penn State and the only Nittany Lion opponents this season to appear in the poll. Read More »

College basketball player viciously elbows opponent in the face midgame

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Tenaglia didn't appear to touch Platt, who turned to the referee as if asking for a foul. However, according to those in attendance, Platt was ejected; he had picked up a technical foul earlier in the game between the MA schools. 'We are aware that the Fitchburg State administration is handling the matter'. The victim from Nichols was a freshman guard named Nate Tenaglia . "We trust that they will handle it appropriately", he said. Read More »

Sixers remains interested in trading for Kyle Korver

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Embiid is the team's leading scorer with 28.2 points per game, and the Sixers have needed him to dominate when the offense is in a pinch. The 27-year-old, who went undrafted out of Tennessee State and began in the National Basketball Association with Houston in the 2013-14 season, has career averages of 12.6 points, 5.5 rebounds and 1.6 assists per game with a 35.9 shooting percentage from 3-point range. Read More »

Fans have mixed reaction to news of Nathan Peterman's release

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Derek Anderson , who played in losses at Indianapolis 37-5 on October 21 and to New England 25-6 on October 29, is in concussion protocol. And that is coming from the man who coached the Buttfumble game. McCown was 17 of 34 for 135 yards with two interceptions, and the Jets finished with just 199 total yards. Anderson will likewise miss Sunday's game with a concussion, leaving Nathan Peterman (one touchdown, seven interceptions in four games this season) as Barkley's backup. Read More »

Santiago SOLARI appointed permanent coach of Real Madrid

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Solari , 42, had been coaching the club's Castilla youth side and stepped up when Julen Lopetegui was sacked after the 5-1 Clasico defeat at Barcelona in October. "We are very happy with how things have gone". He indicated in his opening press conference that he was open to keeping the job full-time. It's a great opportunity. Read More »

Rohit, Dhawan, Kuldeep Move Up in the Latest ICC T20 Rankings

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Yuzvendra Chahal grabbed two wickets for India . Reeling after two crushing defeats, the West Indies showed the stomach to fight as they batted with a lot more objective here.Pooran, who has been on the fringes for a while and did well in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL), showed why he is rated highly, batting with a lot of enterprise.He wasn't afraid to go for his shots and also employed the switch-hit on a few occasions, including hammering a six off Chahal. Read More »

Beaten Tony Bellew calls time on his boxing career

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Undisputed world cruiserweight champion Oleksandr Usyk celebrated with the Manchester City squad after their 3-1 derby win over United on Sunday. Usyk gradually started to establish his dominance and closed the show emphatically, flooring his rival with a devastating one-two, prompting referee Terry O'Connor to wave off the count after two minutes of the eighth round. Read More »

Soccer returns to Leicester 2 weeks after team owner's death

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Leicester looked up for the occasion early on and went desperately close to the opener in the 15th minute, but Matt Lowton blocked Jamie Vardy's goal-bound effort on the line. "It was a long journey but very important for us, for the players and staff to support Vichai's family", said Puel. They will switch shirts for the second half to jerseys which will feature an embroidered poppy in honour of Remembrance Sunday. Read More »

Jones helps Packers run away for 31-12 win over Dolphins

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But with a mad Aaron Rodgers after the last two weeks, it'll be hard for the Dolphins to pull off the upset. He finished the day with 90 yards on 13 carries, and two catches for 12 yards. Sanders booted a kickoff out of bounds after his fourth field goal to allow the Packers to start their next drive at the 40, which ended with a 10-yard touchdown run by Jones. Read More »

Draymond Green benched by Warriors after Kevin Durant spat

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Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green is expected to miss Tuesday night's game against the Atlanta Hawks due to his verbal confrontation with teammate Kevin Durant . Teammates argued with Green over his choice in the final moments to keep the ball instead of passing to Durant for a try at a game-winning shot, sources said. Read More »

Schmidt: I'm still bleeding from the loss in 2013

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Schmidt said: "It's not the injury it's really just how ready Conor is, how fully fit he is because the injury itself has gone really well". "I think we won in 2013 after the bell and then in Chicago, they won, and we had to work really hard the next time". Read More »

Rams WR Kupp out for season with torn ACL

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Seattle didn't and they are now 4-5. Seattle Seahawks running back Rashaad Penny logged an impressive game Week 10 against the Los Angeles Rams , finishing the day with 12 carries for 108 yards and his first National Football League touchdown. Read More »

NFL Relocates Chiefs vs Rams From Mexico City To L.A.

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Rams safety John Johnson saw the current field conditions in Mexico City on social media and tweeted his reaction. Details on ticket reimbursement will be announced in the days ahead, the National Football League said in a statement. Cruz Azul, the Liga MX soccer club that shares the stadium with Club America, played a tournament game on the field last Saturday in noticeably poor conditions. Read More »

National Basketball Association rising star Caris LeVert suffers gruesome injury

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LeVert's injury immediately silenced the court and everyone in his team - including the Minnesota players - were brought to tears before the Nets guard was stretchered off the court. Martin O'Malley at the Hospital for Special Surgery. Further updates will be issued as available. The injury occurred with 3.7 seconds left to go before the end of the first half at the Nets' away game in Minneapolis. Read More »

Theo Walcott has to carry out defensive duties for Everton against Chelsea

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Chelsea's Eden Hazard is feeling the "wear and tear" of more than 10 years of playing professional football and is "not happy" with the amount of times he is fouled. Hazard added: "I will do better next time". "In the second half we played with more speed and intensity. I should do better". It was a frustrating afternoon for Chelsea , who extended their unbeaten start under Sarri to 18 games in all competitions but couldn't make their territorial dominance count. Read More »

Nemanja Vidic: I want to be Manchester United manager one day

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Goalkeeper Ederson argued United were fortunate to only lose by two goals, such was City's superiority, and argued that they could have extended their advantage. Palace winger Wilfried Zaha suggested he would have to get his leg broken by an opponent for a red card to be brandished following a 1-0 win over Huddersfield Town on September 15, at which Marriner was the fourth official. Read More »

Samir Nasri closing in on Manuel Pellegrini reunion at West Ham

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Nasri is able to resume playing again in December but has been free to train since the start of this month and has spent time with his former manager at Manchester City in east London. West Ham United have allegedly edged away from pushing through a deal for Samir Nasri . It would be a surprising move for most clubs, but West Ham's pursuit of Samir Nasri has a very familiar feel to it. Read More »

Brady responds to Dion Lewis' 'cheap' comment

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I certainly didn't, but that's the always unpredictable National Football League - and why we love it. I just had to let our team know that these guys are beatable. So, now what for the Patriots, who had their six-game winning streak snapped Sunday? While the Saints, Rams, Chiefs, Chargers, and Steelers are undoubtedly legitimate, there were some surprising losses this past weekend. Read More »

Tsitsipas shrugs off freak injury to reach Next Gen final

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The NextGen Tournament heads for the final in Milano as the top eight ranked male players gather in London for the ATP Tour Grand Finale, while the female players from Czech Republic and the United States are in Prague, for the final of the Federation Cup. Read More »

Justin Houstons return bolsters Chiefs in win over Cardinals

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Still up just six points, the Chiefs' defense protected the lead on the ensuing drive, forcing a three-and-out. He connected with Tyreek Hill for a 38-yard gain on the first play of the game. Rookie quarterback Josh Rosen executed a almost flawless game-winning drive to securing the victory late in the fourth quarter. The Chiefs beat the Cardinals 26-14, with the 23-year-old Mahomes breaking a 54-year-old Kansas City record for touchdown passes in a season, going 21 of 28 for 249 yards. Read More »

Kate Upton and Justin Verlander welcome a baby girl

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But the baseball player Justin Verlander published a heartbreaking message to which the attached photo hands a newborn girl to keep he and Kate Upton . You stole my (heart emoji) the first second I met you! Verlander, 35, and Upton, 26, tied the knot a year ago in Italy. - A congratulations are in order for the Verlander family. Read More »

Kenin to open Fed Cup final for U.S. against Strycova

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The U.S.is the most successful country in the worldwide team competition and won its 18th Fed Cup title previous year with Rinaldi in her first season as the captain. The Czechs are weakened, too, missing their two top-10 players. A battling Kenin claimed a dramatic and gruelling opening set that contained four breaks of serve in 64 minutes, a run of four straight points in the tie-break proving crucial. Read More »

Real Madrid manager Santiago Solari in dark over long-term future at club

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Sergio Ramos chipped in a penalty and Dani Ceballos smashed home in stoppage time after Cabral was sent off, with Brais Mendez adding a late consolation. Solari has played down the comparisons with Zidane, who commanded instant respect owing to his glittering playing career and long-established status at the club, enhancing his status as a Real legend by winning three consecutive Champions League crowns. Read More »

India beat Pakistan to maintain 100% record

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But despite the win, India do have concerns in their batting order, especially at the top of the order after stumper Taniya Bhatia failed to justify her promotion to open the innings alongside Smriti Mandhana. Pakistan were on the ropes but India allowed them to gain grounds by having three dropped catches. Pakistan were still not out of the woods as they could only reach 53 for 3 at the half-way stage but the sloppy Indian fielding allowed their two batswomen Dar and Maroof to gain ... Read More »

City win derby to stay two points clear of Liverpool

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Spurs can be backed at [48.0] to win the Premier League , while they are now strong favourites to record a Top 4 Finish at [1.63], ahead of Arsenal at [2.6] and Manchester United at [4.2]. Manchester City , meanwhile, is cruising, most recently taking down Shakhtar Donetsk 6-0 in Champions League play. We paid for the mistakes. Arsenal were in danger of defeat for the first time since August after falling behind to Ivan Cavaleiro's 13th-minute goal before Mkhitaryan came off the ... Read More »

Ireland boss Schmidt caught out by Argentina line-up

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Don't get me wrong they've talked about the All Blacks already in November camp when they got together for the United States of America week and they went away and those 10 players stayed around that are going to be largely involved in that All Blacks game. Read More »

Liverpool Continue Title Push Against Fading Fulham

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Ryan Sessegnon was proving suspect defensively for Fulham , but he almost gave them the lead after racing onto Mitrovic's flick on, only to put the ball wide of Alisson's goal from close range after 24 minutes. - Liverpool have kept 10 clean sheets in 14 Premier League games at Anfield in 2018; as many as they'd kept in the last calendar year (10 clean sheets in 21 home league games). Read More »

Barcelona loses 4-3 to Betis despite 2 goals by Messi

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Real Betis took advantage of their numerical strength just two minutes after red card was shown to Rakitic to make the scores 4-2 in the 83rd minute - Sergio Canales the goal scorer. Vidal replaced the jaded Arthur Melo at half-time and shot within a minute of the restart. MESSI's first goal came from the penalty spot, a well executed strike into the top corner of the net. Read More »