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Sam Allardyce: Everton 'pathetic' in 5-1 Arsenal defeat

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The Toffees captain Ashley Williams also expressed his anger at the first half performance, and he told the Independent: "The manager was not happy - but none of us are". Making his return to Emirates, Theo Walcott was received warmly by the North London fans but was cut out a frustrated figure in the game. "Aubameyang was available [but] Arsenal didn't buy him then". Read More »

'My heart is in Madrid' - Chelsea keeper Courtois

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It was in the Spanish capital that all of Europe began to take notice of his enormous potential, as Courtois solidifed himself as the club's first-choice shotstopper despite his tender years, before going on to make 111 La Liga appearances during his three-year stint with Los Colchoneros. Read More »

Several Eagles will skip White House visit if invited

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A day after the Philadelphia Eagles defeated the New England Patriots in the Super Bowl several members of the championship team said they will skip the celebratory White House visit with President Donald Trump . On Sunday afternoon, he took credit for the fact that no players demonstrated during the anthem at the Super Bowl, telling an audience in OH "there was nobody kneeling at the beginning of the Super Bowl", and later saying: "We've made a lot of improvement, haven't we?" "We ... Read More »

Eagles WR Alshon Jeffery taunts Patriots at airport

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The questions after the game immediately turned to the future with Foles expected to return to the backup role when Wentz is healthy. Yet again the NFL's showcase finale, would test all bookmakers" nerves as the New England Patriots vs The Philadelphia Eagles would go down to the wire, with star quarterback Tom Brady required to deliver another "Patriots miracle'. Read More »

Chelsea were 'very poor' in Watford loss, says boss Antonio Conte

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Otherwise, the club can take a different decision. With his charges facing a rare full-week turnaround, the Italian has given his players a three-day break in the hopes they will return feeling refreshed and ready to fight for the man who led them to Premier League glory only previous year. Read More »

Wenger hoping that Mkhitaryan can replace Cazorla

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However, the Gunners seem to have totally turned their season around, and after thrashing Everton 5-1 on the weekend, seem one of the teams-to-beat. The Gabon global cooly dinked the ball over Toffees goalkeeper Jordan Pickford for the Gunners' fourth of the afternoon, following a brace from Aaron Ramsey and one from Laurent Koscielny. Read More »

Bucks' Dellavedova out for up to 4 weeks with sprained ankle

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But that still just places them fifth out east with a record of 29-23. Heading into the game, the Knicks' most immediate problems were that they had lost three straight and big man Willy Hernangomez was looking to be traded to a team where he could get some playing time. Read More »

Antonio Conte: 'Chelsea trying to build with youngsters'

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The players were expected to return to training tomorrow but the Italian has granted them two extra days to recover because he is concerned that fatigue is a factor in their recent poor performances. Admitting that his side looked "uncomfortable", Conte added: "We tried to pay football but I think today we didn't show this. I work very hard and I give 120 percent". Read More »

Reporter has live TV meltdown over Super Bowl result

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Brady was attempting to become the first player to win six Super Bowl rings and Patriots were seeking to tie Pittsburgh with six overall Super Bowl wins. "Thank you, thank you!" the green-clad crowd there chanted from behind a chain-link fence as Eagles players crossed the tarmac to approach them and raised the Vince Lombardi Trophy into the air. Read More »

Patrice Evra to sign for West Ham

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After being subjected to jeers during the warm-up, the Frenchman went to confront the culprits. Evra was led away by team-mates but was then sent off by the referee before UEFA began an investigation. Turkish giants Galatasaray and Fenerbache had put their names forward as options for Evra, although no move materialised. He wrote: "Despite the fact Moyes dragged West Ham away from the bottom three after succeeding Slaven Bilic on a six-month contract, the club are already expected to be ... Read More »

Kentucky is a Slight Favorite over Tennessee

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It was the Vols first win at Rupp Arena since 2006, and it was their first sweep of the Wildcats since the 1998-99 season. "History proves time and time again that when you start praising your team all the time , they relax, and they stop improving", Barnes said. Read More »

Former Carillion bosses apologise for company's collapse

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In 2011 FM World reported on Carillion's acquisition of suppliers of heating and renewable energy services, Eaga - likely to be the one to which Green is referring - whose share price "took something of a hit [in 2010] as government cuts hampered its business, especially the delivery of the Warm Front programme". Read More »

Ivanka Trump Slated to Attend Winter Olympics Closing Ceremony

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The two Koreas will hold a total of four joint taekwondo demonstrations in the South, to celebrate the first Winter Olympics in South Korea, starting on February 9 at the pre-ceremony performances before the opening ceremony of the Winter Games at PyeongChang Olympic Stadium. Read More »

Lue's job secure regardless of Cavs' struggles

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The Cavs had beaten the Magic in 19 of the last 20 games, though to be fair to Orlando, the Magic also wiped the floor with the Cavs in Cleveland on October 21, 114-93. Jeff Green dunked to put the Cavaliers up 61-40 with 4:50 left in the half, but they went scoreless for nearly four minutes while the Magic (17-36) sliced nine points off the lead. Read More »

Nevada sportsbooks set records on Super Bowl Sunday

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But superb pressure from Eagles defensive end Brandon Graham forced Brady to fumble, turning the ball over to Philadelphia deep in New England territory. "It's insane, I didn't even know that", Patriots cornerback Stephon Gilmore said. "This team, no one picked us. Obviously, we didn't do a good enough job coaching, missed a lot of opportunities offensively in the first half, didn't play good enough defense, didn't play good enough in the kicking game". Read More »

Panthers interim GM put on paid leave for harassment claim

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The NFL will continue its investigation. The Panthers brought back Hurney to be their interim general manager in July after then-owner Jerry Richardson fired Dave Gettleman days before the start of training camp. Jeanne Hurney's attorney said, "There is nothing for a court to hear". The team had notified the National Football League that Jeanne Hurney had filed a complaint with Mecklenburg District Court and sought a restraining order against Marty Hurney , according to a Charlotte ... Read More »

Kristaps Porzingis (knee) leaves game early on Tuesday

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ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski said that Porzingis was going for an MRI. It didn't look good and the team certainly anxious enough that he was ruled out immediately after dunking on Giannis Antetokounmpo . Expect Michael Beasley and Lance Thomas to gobble up playing time at power forward until Porzingis is able to return. He had to be helped into the locker room. Read More »

India create history with record 4th triumph

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India on Saturday lifted a record fourth U-19 World Cup trophy after an eight-wicket rout of Australia in the final, underlining their dominant run in the tournament and giving the biggest success of his coaching career. Best thing about today was guys tried to grind it. Shubman Gill won the prestigious "Man Of The Tournament" award for his great run of form in the tournament. Read More »

6N: Gatland predicted comfy win over Scotland

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Warren Gatland , on the 10th anniversary of his first match as Wales coach, wasn't surprised at all. Liam Williams will take a full part in training on Monday after an abdominal problem, and George North should be available after tight hamstrings. Read More »

Tom Brady Ridiculed For Dropping Pass

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Nearly exactly six years later, back on football's largest stage, Brady had a chance to prove her wrong. Having thrown everything at Philadelphia, Brady finally ran out of answers and, after being stripped by Graham, could only muster a failed Hail Mary in a desperate bid to force overtime. Read More »

Tottenham's Harry Kane Hits Back At Virgil Van Dijk's Diving Accusation

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But Dutchman Van Dijk, who was penalised for the second penalty, said neither should have been given. "It was clear offside, unbelievable, I don't know what they were discussing". With four minutes remaining in the first half, Moussa Dembele had a chance to draw Spurs level after Christian Eriksen's free-kick dropped to his feet but his strike from the edge drew a smart save from Loris Karius . Read More »

FA Cup history made, eight gems in thumping

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Much of the pre-match talks had centred on his young striker, whom prior to his 18th-minute goal had failed to hit the target in 825 minutes. Tammy Abraham will need to step up to the mark in the final few months of the season following the news Wilfried Bony will be out for the rest of the season, and the England worldwide certainly showed his class, as he scored two of Swansea's eight goals this evening. Read More »

Early Favorites for Next Year's Super Bowl

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Joe Swartz went to eight Eagles games this year and says taking a bus into the city is the ideal way to go. Not only did tight end Rob Gronkowski say he's going to contemplate his future in football this offseason, but the Patriots seem to have given up on Butler , who didn't play a single defensive snap in a stunning coaching decision. Read More »

Ervin Santana Underwent Surgery on Finger; Out 10-12 Weeks with Injury

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The Twins have lost projected Opening Day starter Ervin Santana for 10-12 weeks after he had surgery on the knuckle of the third finger of his pitching hand Tuesday. He went 16-8 with a 3.28 ERA in 211 1/3 innings. The news could push the Twins into increasing their offer to free agent Yu Darvish , who they had been pursuing this winter. Read More »

Carson Wentz just got engaged

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This type of excitement has continued for quarterback Carson Wentz off the field as he has proposed and became engaged to his girlfriend Madison Osberg. He tore his ACL in a Week 14 victory over the Rams, and was replaced by Nick Foles , who won Super Bowl LII MVP after throwing three touchdowns and catching another score in Philadelphia's victory. Read More »

Arsenal thrash Everton 5-1 at the Emirates

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But it was Ramsey who made sure of the points, with another new recruit, Henrikh Mkhitaryan , laying on the chances with an assured performance on the right. "A hundred per cent we've got a player on our hands", the midfielder said of Aubameyang . Theo Walcott was denied a goal on his return to the Emirates by a brilliant block from Mustafi before Aubameyang was played through on goal but saw his shot saved by Jordan Pickford. Read More »

Antonio Conte is 'done four' - has Chelsea boss managed his last game?

The Blues played an hour with 10 men after Tiemoue Bakayoko's red card capped a awful individual 30-minute performance - in which he gifted Watford four chances. I said after the defeat against Bournemouth that the atmosphere and performance resembled the final days of Jose Mourinho's reign and the way the side capitulated last night re-emphasised that. Read More »

Cape Town's Day Zero could be moved out to May

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By 2010, Melbourne residents and businesses were using only half the water they'd used in 1997 . Day Zero is looming. At the moment this is expected to occur on the 11th of May if it doesn't rain, according to the City of Cape Town's website. Read More »

Are restaurant owners entitled to a share of workers' tips?

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The Labor Department "works to provide the public accurate analysis based on informed assumptions", a department spokesperson told Bloomberg Law in an email. While local regulation will mean not all of these workers are affected, the Economic Policy Institute estimates that tipped workers would lose $5.8 billion per year in tips that could be pocketed by their employers. Read More »

Kansas native Gary Woodland wins his third PGA event - the Phoenix Open

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Reavie is one of the shortest hitters on the PGA Tour, but he is also one of the straightest and when they went back to play the 18th again he duly found the centre of the fairway again, while Woodland found the bunker on the left. The world number seven, who was runner-up here in 2016, began the day at 14-under-par but ended on -12 after a two-over 73 to end in a tie for 11th place. Read More »

Auburn players invited to 2018 NFL Combine

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Per NFL .com's Chase Goodbread , Missouri defensive end Marcell Frazier, Texas defensive tackle Poona Ford, NC State guard Tony Adams and Washington State guard Cody O'Connell are among the biggest 2018 snubs. Griffin, who had his left hand amputated at the age of four, was the American Athletic Conference Defensive Player of the Year in 2016. Haynes led Ole Miss with 11 tackles for loss and 7.5 sacks. Read More »

EPL: Watford thrash 10-man Chelsea

They looked like they had rescued a point when Eden Hazard equalised with just eight minutes to play, but a late Watford onslaught saw the Blues walk away with no points. A couple of managers have been linked with the Stamford Bridge hot-seat. Antonio Conte has responded to Monday's drubbing at Watford by granting his Chelsea players three days off to charge their batteries as the head coach desperately seeks to instigate a recovery in next week's visit of West Bromwich Albion. Read More »

Tom Brady wins his third NFL regular season MVP award

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Brady could add a sixth crown to his individual roll on honour on Sunday when the Patriots face the Philadelphia Eagles in Super Bowl LII . The last eight MVPs to appear in the Super Bowl wound up on the losing team, including Brady in 2007. Read More »

Manchester United legend Wayne Rooney

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The 32-year-old has started to plan for a time after he hangs up his boots and said: "I would like to go into management". It's great to watch the courage on the ball - the keeper playing out from the back - it's nearly ideal at times. "His mentality - it hurts him when you don't win and you can't say that about all the players". Ronaldo remained at United, forming a formidable attack alongside Rooney as they won the Premier League three times, the League Cup and the Champions League. Read More »