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Julie Ertz 'super-emotional' after husband's Super Bowl berth

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After helping the USA women's soccer team to a 5-1 win over Denmark on Sunday, midfielder Julie Ertz was overjoyed. Julie and the women's national team defeated Denmark, 4-1, in a friendly on Sunday while the Eagles topped Minnesota Vikings , 38-7, in the NFC Championship game. Read More »

Juventus closing in on deal for rejuvenated Jack Wilshere

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After spending last season on loan at Bournemouth, the England midfielder is back at the forefront of Wenger's first-team plans. He was here at the age of 10. "They also need to be stronger defensively if they want to go up the league". Wilshere's career has been interrupted by numerous lengthy injury layoffs, and he hasn't played 30 league games in a season since 2010-11. Read More »

Madison Keys powers way into Australian Open women's quarterfinals

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Open last September still in contention in Melbourne - Stephens, Venus Williams and CoCo Vandeweghe were all eliminated in the first round. She had only dropped seven games going into this match, taking just 41 minutes to get past Russia's Ekaterina Alexandrova 6-0, 6-1 in the second round and must now be rated one of the favourites going into the second week. Read More »

Newcastle fans angered with defender's poor performance against Man City: "Useless", "Awful"

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The Red Devils will take on La Liga side Sevilla in the Champions League last 16 next month. The city remained on top, with Silva , Oleksandr Zinchenko and Kevin De Bruyne posing problems for Newcastle . We can still improve. "We need to anticipate it now". Despite appearances, the City players are only human and it would surely take a miracle to win three trophies, let alone four. Read More »

Mourinho confident Sanchez will sign for United

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Britain's Daily Telegraph newspaper said Sanchez had been pictured arriving at United's Carrington training complex to complete his move from the London club, widely expected to be finalised on Monday. Alexis Sanchez spotted in Manchester United's kit for the first time. "If you ask me if I think he is coming, I think so, but I have no confirmation". Read More »

Michigan Basketball gets back on track against Rutgers

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Omer Yurtseven had 28 points for the Wolfpack (13-7, 3-4), who shot 63 percent after halftime and 54 percent for the game. Robinson finished with nine points, Matthews five and Wagner four. The #23 Michigan Wolverines will look to rebound from a 72-52 loss to Nebraska in their last outing snapped a mini 2 game winning streak. The team shouldn't have to rely on Omoruyi to be a primary scorer, but he continues to prove that he can get the tough points underneath the hoop and be the go-to big man ... Read More »

Otamendi signs new Man City deal to 2022

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This is a very attractive city. The defender added: "For the way I have improved, I am in a really good moment, but I can still improve". City take on Newcastle at the weekend as they look to bounce back from their first league defeat of the season at the hands of Liverpool last week. Read More »

Embattled Missouri Gov: 'I'm Staying,' Was No Violence Or Blackmail In Affair

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Greitens also said he had no plans to leave office, despite calls from Republican and Democratic lawmakers for him to resign. An FBI spokeswoman did not confirm or deny the investigation to CNN . Asked Saturday if he had ever slapped the woman, Greitens responded: "Absolutely not". "As far as my conduct, there is nothing to investigate", he claimed. Read More »

American Coleman breaks 60m indoor world record

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Coleman's mark eclipsed the previous record of 6.39 seconds set twice by fellow American Maurice Greene, the first time in 1998. Greene wrote on his social media. "So we got through the prelims and felt pretty good since he backed off a little before the finish and still ran 6.47", Hall said. He took two silver medals at last year's International Association of Athletics Federations' World Championships in London, in the 100m - where he finished behind team-mate Justin Gatlin and ahead of ... Read More »

Anthony Martial on target again as Manchester United win at Burnley

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United took the lead after 54 minutes with a goal that owed everything to Romelu Lukaku's strength and persistence as he won an apparently lost cause in midfield. Sean Dyche made some attacking changes, which included loan signing Georges-Kevin Nkoudou, but United survived to claim an important three points from a game that could be their last before Sanchez's arrival and only a good save from Nick Pope denied Martial an impressive second goal. Read More »

Shirtless Tongan Rio 2016 flagbearer qualifies for Winter Olympics

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It all came down to his last cross-country race and the last chance of qualification in Iceland. Taufatofua and the Royal Tonga Skiing Federation announced the successful qualification via Facebook. The fighter decided to make the switch to cross-country skiing following his disappointing first-round exit in Brazil. "I had seven races and they all failed". Read More »

All the action from day six of Australian Open

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Monfils pleaded with the chair umpire and tournament referees to extend time between points during his match, declaring his is "going to collapse" if he isn't granted more time to get ready. He has made adjustments to his serve, which clearly weren't working when he began with two double-faults against Monfils and four in all in his first two service games both of which he lost, pretty much donating the first set to his surprised opponent. Read More »

Guardiola salutes 'outstanding' Manchester City

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We face these kind of teams - Southampton, West Ham, Bournemouth, who play with the 5-4-1, that's why it's so important to attack this kind of team", Guardiola told BBC Sport. "We reacted really well after dropping points". Newcastle offered very little from an attacking perspective for much of the match and only really threatened in the second period, when Jacob Murphy scored and Ederson almost gifted them an equaliser. Read More »

Birthday girl Angelique Kerber sets up mouthwatering Maria Sharapova clash

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Halep will next meet unseeded American Lauren Davis who defeated Andrea Petkovic 4-6, 6-0, 6-0, and Pliskova will next face No. 29-seeded Czech compatriot Lucie Safarova who defeated Sorana Cirstea 6-2, 6-4. "I definitely take great examples of a Federer or a Nadal or a Serena and Venus, that have continued to have the motivation that they do at this age", Sharapova said. Read More »

Roma Won't Rule Out Edin Dzeko, Emerson Palmieri Rumours

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Chelsea rediscovered their goalscoring touch against Brighton on Saturday, with Michy Batshuayi's performance giving manager Antonio Conte plenty to think about as he plans his January transfer business. The 31-year-old has been a big success in Roma since his 2015 move from Manchester City. Look, every time we talk about Dzeko the names of clubs like Chelsea , Chinese clubs, Mexican clubs come up. Read More »

REAL Fans turn on Ronaldo

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Because in the history of Real Madrid , the legendary matches about comebacks and impressive triumphs have always been around the aura of the most crowned team in Europe. And furthermore, older players who are about to retire decrease the pressure on the normal starters, as there is less of a chance they will lose their positions. Read More »

Arsene Wenger delivers verdict on Mesut Ozil's future at Arsenal

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Premier LeagueRoy Hodgson believes Jack Wilshere deserves a recall to the England national side given his impressive run of recent form. The Arsenal boss admitted on Thursday that Sanchez was likely to complete a move to Old Trafford over the next 24 hours, with outcast Henrikh Mkhitaryan heading the other way. Read More »

Mel Kiper Mock Draft 1.0: UW's Allen goes No. 1 to Browns

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Earlier this week Mel Kiper released his first mock draft of the season. In his first mock version of this year's draft, which begins April 26 at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, Kiper on Thursday predicted the Cleveland Browns will grab Allen with the top overall pick. Read More »

Rob Gronkowski injured in Patriots-Jaguars AFC title game

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Gronkowski had one reception for 21 yards before leaving. The Patriots initially ruled him "questionable" to return but downgraded him to out at the start of the fourth quarter. Gronkowski was laid out in a brutal helmet-to-helmet shot, and he exited to the locker room. Gronkowski is OUT for the game with a head injury. The Patriots ended up scoring on the drive to close the margin to 14-10. Read More »

Brighton & Hove Albion 0-4 Chelsea: 5 Talking Points

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We had a lot of suspensions and injuries but we showed great personality to be a team. The decision was inspired, with both players scoring inside the first six minutes to set up a thumping 4-0 victory over the Seagulls. Chelsea fans should enjoy Eden Hazard while they can. The understanding shown by Hazard , Bastshuayi and Willian had the Seagulls' defence tied in knots, exhibited in the lovely second goal. Read More »

Memphis Depay stuns PSG with spectacular late victor

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PSG manager Unai Emery was already without Brazilian star Neymar, who missed the trip to Lyon with a thigh injury. Dani Alves was shown a straight red card in the 57th minute after a rough tackle on Tanguy Ndombele. A long period of stoppage time was added at the end of the first half following an injury suffered by Mbappe in a clash with Lyon goalkeeper Anthony Lopes , Layvin Kurzawa lashing home a tremendous volley from Alves' right-wing cross during the extra minutes. Read More »

Curious no-call in final seconds dooms Kentucky in loss vs. Florida

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Kentucky's streak of 1,031 consecutive games with a made 3-pointer was in question Saturday against Florida , but redshirt freshman guard Hamidou Diallo sank a deep shot from the corner with 8:10 left in the game. What can we expect from Jarred Vanderbilt in his second game for the Wildcats? Can Kentucky shut down Florida's three-point attack? Lukas Meisner scored 19 points on 4-of-5 shooting from 3-point range and Columbia registered 16 3s, dismantling Cornell 88-62 on Saturday. Read More »

Celtics' Irving set for return from shoulder situation

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The Celtics kick off four-game West Coast road trip Tuesday night when they take on Lonzo Ball and the Lakers in Los Angeles. Irving (shoulder) has been cleared to play in Sunday's game against the Magic, Celtics play-by-play announcer Sean Grande reports. Read More »

Tottenham cool on transfers as Pochettino's men show strong form

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Aside from Austin, Maya Yoshida will not be available as he has a hamstring problem. Tottenham are adamant Harry Kane will not be sold this summer even if they receive a world record bid from Real Madrid , according to Sky Sports. With 20 goals in 22 games so far, he is undoubtedly going to be the first name in Pochettino's starting line-up. The Saints are also six points worse off than they were at this stage last season. Read More »

Buttler seals series for England

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Needing a win to stay in the series, Australia recalled Hazlewood, Cummins, wicketkeeper Tim Paine and Zampa, at the expense, of Andrew Tye, Jhye Richardson, Travis Head and Alex Carey. Australia has lost their way tactically and constant chopping and changing of personnel means they are yet to settle on a combination that can match it with the best teams. Read More »

Federal prosecutors drop expenses towards 129 Trump inauguration protesters

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Twenty defendants reached plea deals in exchange for lesser sentences, while another 20 had their charges dropped altogether. It is a win for defendants who have been urging the government to drop the charges. The prosecution's case against Cantu is largely focused on his knowledge of the protest tactics and the fact that he remained in the area of the protesters while property damage took place. Read More »

Nike and Paul George Unveil the PG-2 PlayStation Colorway

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The soles of the shoes are painted in a galaxy theme, mimicking the home screen of the PlayStation console. Ever since getting my PS2 for Christmas as a kid, my game has gone with me wherever I go, so working with PlayStation was something that felt inevitable. Read More »

2017-18 Game Thread: Knicks @ Lakers

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That was the challenge all day to the guys. Clarkson came off the bench to lead all scorers, surpassing Indiana's leading scorer Victor Oladipo who earned 24 points. "The paint was wide open most of the game and they attacked us". Ball - who recently featured eighth on the list of best-selling National Basketball Association merchandise in the United Kingdom - has been a key feature of the LA Lakers side this season. Read More »

Authorities Find Body Of Missing Mudslide Victim

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Highway 101 at Olive Mill Road in Montecito on January 21, 2018, after two weeks of cleanup following deadly mudslides that closed the highway for weeks. Twenty-one people have now been confirmed dead in the January 9 flooding, and two remain missing: John "Jack" Cantin, 17, and 2-year-old Lydia Sutthithepa, both residents in the Hot Springs and Olive Mill roads corridor. Read More »

Rory MacDonald overcomes gruesome injury to take welterweight belt

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Former UFC superstars Chael Sonnen and Quinton "Rampage" Jackson got the Bellator heavyweight grand prix rolling with a quarterfinal round match-up in the main event of last night's (Sat., Jan. Judges awarded Chandler victory by scores of 30-26, 30-26, 30-25. 'The No. 1 thing I improved on is I cut out ketchup, ' Jackson said. "I definitely feel like the best in the world after fighting with that guy". Read More »