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HS Football Coach Suspended For Exposing Himself To Players

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His suspension is with pay. A player came forward last summer alleging that Sharkey exposed himself to players at an August leadership camp. Sharkey was then allowed to coach the football team to a 5-5 season. Asked by Templeton why someone would make the allegations, Sharkey replied: "Maybe they want me fired". - That Sharkey called his players vulgar names and also shopped for U2 concert tickets during class (he also is a fitness and leadership teacher at Ferris). Read More »

Liverpool boss Klopp unsure why Wales did not consult over Woodburn

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The 17-year-old could earn his first senior global cap after making just a handful of appearances for Jurgen Klopp's side this season. "I can't imagine a Barcelona without him". He's a fixed part of training. "He can deal with Wales 100pc". Meanwhile, Liverpool under-23s captain Harry Wilson has been called up to the Wales squad, replacing the injured Tom Lawrence. Read More »

Arsenal Deny Any Approach For Borussia Dortmund Manager Thomas Tuchel

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The London Evening Standard says claims in Germany of contact between the Emirates hierarchy and Tuchel are inaccurate with Arsene Wenger yet to reach a concrete decision on his future. Their latest loss came in a 3-1 defeat at West Brom on Saturday as Arsenal dropped to sixth in the Premier League and face the prospect of failing to finish in the top four for the first time since Wenger joined the club in 1996. Read More »

Pujara smashes 202 to put India on top

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They were still 129 runs behind India with eight wickets in hand and the oh-so-talented Ravindra Jadeja firing and already having picked up two wickets. The four-test series is tied 1-1 with Dharamsala hosting the final match from Saturday. "We sent him to play, wanted to give him match practice", Kohli said. Read More »

Possible Von Miller helmet recovered by National Football League as part of ongoing investigation

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Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots in action against the Atlanta Falcons during Super Bowl 51 at NRG Stadium on February 5, 2017 in Houston, Texas. He didn't name the suspect but said he didn't live in Houston. He described the theft as the only blemish on an otherwise successful Super Bowl. Acevedo declined to offer many specifics in the case, which goes to the USA attorney's office, but said "we fully anticipate charges being brought against a suspect" and added that videos are part ... Read More »

Eddie Jones backs 'super' Dylan Hartley to continue to lead England

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Jones said: "To me you're putting too much significance on the loss". "We are delighted to be partnering with Eddie, who will be working with our client-facing leadership team, sharing his leadership and coaching insights with clients and how they apply to the corporate world", said Jonathan Lewis, head of EMEA at Nomura. Read More »

Mesut Ozil set to leave Arsenal: Arsene Wenger is furious with him

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Arsenal look destined to lose two of their best players in Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil in the summer with the duo refusing to extend their contracts. Furthermore, reports in the Daily Telegraph claim Arsenal are also tracking Everton midfielder Ross Barkley, with midfielders Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, 23, and Jack Wilshere, 25, likely to leave the Gunners. Read More »

Cold shooting leaves Pistons flat as Utah seizes control early, cruises

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The Utah Jazz have won six of their last nine road games. I think we all locked in and listened and took constructive criticism. "We settled in again and did some good things at the end". Van Gundy pulled Jackson so early in the third quarter, he said, because he saw obvious signs of fatigue after Jackson shot an air ball from the 3-point line. Read More »

Deportivo defeat brings Barcelona back down to earth

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Manager Pepe Mel's side struck first as Joselu gave the hosts a 1-0 lead at half-time in rainy conditions, and Alex Bergantinos followed up with a 74th-minute victor following Luis Suarez's equaliser after the break. Real travel to Bilbao on Saturday before the global break, while Barca entertain Valencia a day later. Barcelona still have 11 games to turnaround the situation but it looks Luis Enrique will have to think twice the next time he wants to rest Umtiti. Read More »

Arsenal Supporters' Trust 'concerned' about Arsene Wenger uncertainty

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Despite that a spokesman for Corals reported that they had priced Wenger at very short odds of 2/5 on to leave, and he was 7/4 to still be in charge next season. The statement said: "We respect that fans are entitled to their different individual opinions but we will always run this great football club with its best long-term interests at heart". Read More »

Giants agrees to terms with RB Draughn

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Draughn, 29, has played for six teams in his six-year career - Kansas City, Baltimore, San Diego, Cleveland, Chicago and San Francisco. DuJuan Harris, who was also a reserve for the 49ers last season, is an unrestricted free agent who appears unlikely to return. Read More »

Chelsea's Pedro, Diego Costa return to Spain squad for Israel qualifier

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FILE - In this Monday, June 24, 2016 file photo, Spain's Pedro Rodriguez kicks the ball during a training session at the Sports Complex Marcel Gaillard in Saint Martin de Re in France. Deulofeu, who now plays for AC Milan, played 12 minutes in a World Cup preparation game in 2014 and makes his second appearance, while Illaramendi makes his debut. Read More »

Real Madrid have historically faced tough opposition in Italy

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Once again it was Sergio Ramos who rose highest to head home Real Madrid's equaliser and indeed repeat the feat soon after to put his Madrid side in the driving seat in the tie. Mertens did hit the post in the first half off a low shot, while Cristiano Ronaldo hit the post for Real Madrid after being sent through before the break. Read More »

Do the Arsenal players really want Wenger to stay?

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Arsenal lost four of their last five league matches and their poor run has seen them drop out of the top four and get eliminated from the Champions League following a 10-2 aggregate defeat at the hands of Bayern Munich. The Chilean worldwide and the World Cup victor will have one year left on their contract after the end of this term and the duo has refused to sign a new deal. Read More »

Arsenal respond to claims over Dortmund boss Tuchel

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The London Evening Standard says claims in Germany of contact between the Emirates hierarchy and Tuchel are inaccurate with Arsene Wenger yet to reach a concrete decision on his future. Tuchel, 43, took over from Jurgen Klopp at Dortmund and his side finished second behind Bayern Munich during his first season with the club. Although Dortmund are third in the Bundesliga and are not guaranteed European football next season, they have progressed to the Champions League quarter-finals, where ... Read More »

New Zealand tourist fined for 'throwing a quokka off a jetty'

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Corey Douglas James, 21, was fined $3500 and a conviction was recorded against his name in the Fremantle Magistrates Court on Monday. A man charged by police after claims he tossed a quokka into the ocean off Rottnest Island has been given a spent conviction for animal cruelty. Read More »

U.S. defeats DR, will play Japan in WBC semifinals

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The final leg of the 2017 World Baseball Classic starts on Monday evening at the Los Angeles Dodgers' Dodger Stadium with the Netherlands squaring off against Puerto Rico. Having been robbed of a home run, Machado actually seemed less surprised than anyone by Jones' catch. A two-run double from Andrew McCutchen ( Pittsburgh Pirates ) ended the scoring. Read More »

Bernie Ecclestone: F1's new owners want to erase me from history

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During initial talks about the takeover it was revealed that Ecclestone would continue as the chief executive for at least three more years, but the new owners decided a new direction was needed once they completed the takeover. "The product that we have had is not a product that is easy to sell and therefore it's not easy for people to embrace". While that reshuffle nominally keeps Ecclestone as part of the F1 family, he says Liberty wants to "move on". Read More »

Wenger: Sanchez's ankle in 'absolutely bad state'

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Sanchez suffered a nasty ankle problem during our 3-1 defeat to West Brom on Saturday after being on the end of a shocking tackle from Baggies winger James McClean towards the end of the first half. Asked if Sanchez would be fit to represent his country, Wenger replied: "If it's only a kick, he will play". Unless Sanchez is bionic, which is a distinct possibility, there doesn't appear to be any ligament damage for Arsenal to worry about. Read More »

West Ham Could Be Interested In Signing Wayne Rooney

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West Ham United are reportedly interested in making a move for Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney if the forward is allowed to leave Old Trafford this summer. Rooney will get to play first team football again, after achieving nearly everything possible at Old Trafford. When Rooney was asked to comment if he would be a West Ham player, the source said: "Never say never". Read More »

Everton can do better than seventh place in Prem - Ronald Koeman

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Lukaku joined Chelsea as a teenager in 2011, but only ever made 15 appearances for the Blues before being shipped out on respective loans to West Brom and Everton. "He's just got that ability and he is only going to get better". Carragher has also suggested that the 23-year-old could leave the Merseyside outfit in the summer of 2017. Read More »

Injured Moses, 16 Super Eagles In Camp For Senegal, Burkina Friendlies

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According to the Super Eagles official Twitter handle, the players who are now in camp are new inviteed Tyrone Ebuehi, Noah Bazee, Isaac Success , Ogenyi Onazi and Carl Ikeme . However, he started for Chelsea in their win over Stoke City in the Premier League on Saturday, suggesting that he will be just fine to feature for Nigeria in their friendlies against Senegal and Burkina Faso. Read More »

I want to play in English Premier League - Neymar

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I admire Manchester United, Chelsea, Arsenal, Liverpool-these are the teams that are always there fighting. These are coaches with whom any player would like to work with. These are coaches any player would like to play for. Neymar is arguably the hottest property in world football with the likes of Messi and Ronaldo entering the twilight of their career. Read More »

Will you watch Team USA in the WBC Semifinal tonight?

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For Chris Archer , his time to rejoin the Tampa Bay Rays came sooner than most of his US teammates. That was why he left Team USA after Round 1 and rejoined the Rays, so he could pitch as planned March 16 when there was no WBC game. So, we were hoping maybe he could have gone a little bit longer. An injury in the tournament would not only harm his major league career, but also the Rays' plans to regain contention. Read More »

Kawhi Leonard helps Spurs tie for best record

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The win gave San Antonio an identical 52-14 record to long-time league pace-setters Golden State, who host Philadelphia this morning (Singapore time). J.R. Smith scored 11 points and Deron Williams scored 10 points, including seven in the fourth quarter. John Wall scored 27 points for the Wizards, who fell more than two games back of Cleveland for the top seed in the Eastern Conference. Read More »

Kenjon Barner to sign with Chargers

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His debut with the Eagles came during the 2015 season, after his former collegiate head coach in Chip Kelly, acquired him from the Carolina Panthers. Philadelphia Eagles' Kenjon Barner (34) returns a kick off past Atlanta Falcons' Matt Bosher (5) during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. Read More »

Shaun Marsh, Peter Handscomb salvage draw in third Australia-India test

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Jadeja pipped spin twin Ravichandran Ashwin to grab the pole position in the latest ranking for ICC Test bowlers while Pujara reached a career-high second rank among batsmen. We have got to see how many games we want to play them in terms of shorter formats and going forward if we have a hectic season because they are very valuable Test bowlers for us. Read More »

Neymar: 'I admire Manchester United, Chelsea, Arsenal, Liverpool'

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But that won't preclude him moving to England one day admitting the style of play and competitiveness of league intrigues him. "I find it quite freaky that the prize for getting into the Champions League and that's what Arsenal are battling for - and at the moment they're not going to get there - but that's what they're going for and I can't believe for the life of me that the club doesn't recognize that all this talk and all the things that he's saying there are actually giving the players ... Read More »

Toto Wolff excited for Formula 1 cars ahead of next season

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Though Hamilton is regarded by many to be the strongest driver on the current grid, Bottas has absolutely no doubts he can rise to the challenge in 2017. The Mercedes star narrowly missed out on the F1 crown a year ago to then-teammate Nico Rosberg but is favourite to finish top ahead of the season opener in Australia. Read More »

All Blacks bugging accused to deny charge

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He has also worked for a number of high profile clients, including Paris Hilton, Schapelle Corby and former US President Bill Clinton. He's been involved with the All Blacks' security for 10 years. The listening device was found in the team's meeting room at the Intercontinental in Double Day last August. The All Blacks' management waited five days before reporting the discovery of the bug and held a media conference on the morning of the match, angering the Wallabies team who felt the ... Read More »

Manchester United rejects XI in the Premier League

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Jurgen Klopp says Chelsea will fully deserve the title if they win the Premier League this season. 'I like the playing style and the teams. He added: "I admire Manchester United, Chelsea, Arsenal, Liverpool-these are the teams that are always there fighting". Read More »