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Watford beat Sunderland 1-0 to ease EPL relegation concerns


He said: "The only thing I can clear up is we are not down and we are not planning to go down, we are planning to stay up". "The result can depend on some episodes, but we will give everything". M'baye Niang turned Billy Jones inside the area and fired low towards goal only for Jordan Pickford to parry the ball out to Doucoure, but his shot towards the opposite corner was also saved well by the Black Cats' goalkeeper. Read More »

United, Chelsea target Bakayoko's dream club revealed

The Daily Express report Bakayoko wants to play for a top-level manager - and Old Trafford chief Jose Mourinho fits the bill. It was Bakayoko's headed goal that sent Monaco through to the Champions League quarterfinals at Manchester City's expense earlier this month, but the former Stade Rennais man will miss the first leg of the last-eight tie against Borussia Dortmund through suspension. Read More »

National Football League players leave bar in handcuffs


According to police, Hall's eyes were bloodshot, and he was slurring his speech, the report stated. An officer used a stun gun on Hall's left leg to get him to comply with orders. Police say officers responded to a report of a fight outside the bar Sharkey's Funhouse on Saturday night. Dorleant, who is from Miami, played in four games last season for the Green Bay Packers. Read More »

Saints coach Payton: Team not looking to bring in Manziel


I think he's got decent arm strength; I think he's got a lot of work to do with some of the mechanics, protection-wise in our league. "I think it will generally be a clean, quiet no track record -probably a tryout-type of opportunity". Since Butler is a restricted free agent, the Saints would be required to send the No. 11 pick in the draft to the New England Patriots if they sign Butler to an offer sheet and the Patriots don't match it. Read More »

Browns coach Jackson likes private workouts, not pro days


Jackson said it's very clear in the minds of the Browns that the high-ankle sprain Garrett played with last season contributes to him often being criticized for taking plays off. They've already been connected with Patriots backup Jimmy Garoppolo, though the Patriots are reportedly asking for a huge ransom. Neither Browns general manager Sashi Brown nor Jackson has attended any of the top quarterbacks' pro days, opting instead to bring each prospect in for a private workout scripted by ... Read More »

Ricciardo feels for the fans after woeful weekend


Daniel Ricciardo insists that Red Bull is "not too far off" the frontrunning pace in Melbourne , despite the dark blue cars finishing FP2 in fifth and sixth places, a second off Lewis Hamilton. "So let's say I'm not disappointed by the approach, it was just more of a frustrating outcome - starting 10th instead of being under the top five". Read More »

NCAA Final Four: It's Pacific Northwest vs. the Carolinas

Against Gonzaga , however, the Musketeers never got traction. With a significant size disadvantage in the paint, the lack of 3s doomed Xavier . Monk tallied just six points in the first half and finished with 12 overall. This put a disproportionate burden on the Xavier guards to have big games, which is a big ask against Gonzaga's defense. After an 83-59 thumping of Xavier in the West Region final, it turns out that it was. Read More »

USA women's hockey players hoping for wage dispute resolution

The men's team joining in the boycott would only further damage a reputation that hasn't been helped by debacles like this situation and the poor showing at the World Cup of Hockey past year. CNN Money reported that USA Hockey covers paid transportation for guests, and those guests are allowed to stay at the players' hotel for IIHF events -- like the World Championships -- and receive meals and game tickets. Read More »

Deulofeu happy at Milan despited Barca interest


Barcelona could potentially re-sign Spanish global Gerard Deulofeu as it was revealed they have a €12m buyback clause on the winger. The 23-year-old has breathed fresh life into his career at AC Milan and his performances for the Rossoneri also earned him a call up to the Spain squad for the upcoming global fixtures. Read More »

RB Christine Michael re-signs with Packers


Maybe some of the terminology is different, but we've been spending extra time together. The former second-round pick has rushed for 1,080 yards and seven touchdowns on 254 carries during stints with Seattle, Dallas and Green Bay over his first four National Football League seasons. Read More »

Yankees SS Gregorius out six weeks


The Yankees will be without one of their top players when they open the regular season. An MRI on Sunday in Los Angeles revealed Gregorius has a hematoma on the subscapularis muscle on his right, throwing shoulder. Ahmed had recently dealt with a season-ending hip injury from last August. He was hitting.385 with a homer and eight RBIs in six games before the injury. Read More »

Southgate looks to steer England into calmer waters


England were embarrassingly knocked out of Euro 2016 by minnows Iceland in the last 16, when Roy Hodgson was in charge. Former Arsenal forward Lukas Podolski is set to skipper world champions Germany in his 130th and final global appearance in Dortmund, and the 31-year-old believes a lack of managerial longevity is the principal reason for England's consistent underachievement. Read More »

Roberto Firmino returns to Liverpool team against Manchester City

He walks into our team! Liverpool, meanwhile, are looking to maintain their impressive recent form as they bid to secure a fourth win in their last five league games. That game showed me and I am even more convinced what I want to do". "As a foreign trainer going to Germany, when he had a lot of success, how he took care of me". Read More »

Nedved relishing 'fascinating' 2015 final repeat against Barca


The first leg of the quarter-finals will be held on April 11-12, followed by the second-leg that is scheduled for April 18-19. However, they have another shot at Champions League glory as a 0-0 draw with Bayer Leverkusen on Wednesday sealed their place in Friday's draw 4-2 on aggregate. Read More »

Boult ruled out of second Test against South Africa


While Tim Southee will return to take Boult's place it seems unlikely that the Black Caps will play two spinners on what appears to be a green top in Wellington . Also in Patel's favour was having claimed Quinton de Kock's wicket in his past four innings, although du Plessis said the prodigious young gloveman did not consider himself Patel's bunny. Read More »

Donta Hightower re-signs with the New England Patriots


Then in Super Bowl 51, Hightower made the clutch forced fumble to give Tom Brady and the offense a short field to help cut the deficit down to 8 points. The Jets were said to have made a very strong offer for Hightower, but one that they withdrew when he finished his free agent visit without agreeing to a contract. Read More »

Durban loses 2022 Commonwealth Games: Liverpool to step in?


Last month, the South African sports minister Fikile Mbalula indicated the city may not be able to host the event because of financial constraints. Reports had suggested that the CGF was weighing up its options and that a decision was expected this week, but on Monday afternoon reports across the country began calling the news. Read More »

Koeman ready to sign Lukaku's contract for him!


It was at the mid-point of that bout that the advantage turned in Bellew's favour when Haye picked up an injury, though there was little chance of a similarly-timed momentum swing for the Baggies despite Baines' withdrawal ahead of the second half. Read More »

Rangers players made me proud after Celtic performance, says Graeme Murty


His tweet was met with the predictable responses - many recalling the hammering in September and some reminding him of tweets from as far back as 2012 that proclaimed his fondness for the Hoops. "When you concede late on it feels like a loss, but, in the next couple of days, we will realise we have kept our run going and we are still unbeaten". Read More »

Nicki Minaj Plays to Her Marketing Strengths Against Remy Ma


And Nicki Minaj topped off a busy few days in the French capital by hitting one of the final events of the season, V Magazine's star-studded dinner on Tuesday. However, for the most part, folks weren't feeling what's been deemed a pretty lackluster response, particularly in comparison to Remy's scathing diss " ShETHER ". Read More »

Akhilesh hints at tie-up between SP-Cong alliance and BSP?


For the SP, the result will decide whether Akhilesh Yadav is there face of the future while for Dalit messiah Mayawati, it will be the much-awaited moment to make a return to prominence. The India TV-CVoter exit poll predicted 155-167 seats for the BJP, 135-147 for the SP-Congress alliance and 81-93 for the BSP. While the ABP News-Lokniti exit poll data indicated that the BJP will secure in between 164-176 seats, SP-Congress to secure 156-169 seats and BSP to get 60-72 seats. Read More »