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Sport Liverpool's Trent Alexander-Arnold named Player of the Month for December
Author: 0 Liverpool's Trent Alexander-Arnold named Player of the Month for December

Martin Keown believes Liverpool can match Arsenal's Invincibles this season, going the entire Premier League campaign unbeaten. All little issues like that throughout the season, nevertheless it wasn't at the moment, that second towards that group, in order that's nonetheless behind all these folks attempting to melt it up for me.

Sport Klopp not surprised by Jones' stunning Merseyside derby victor
Author: 0 Klopp not surprised by Jones' stunning Merseyside derby victor

Liverpool have progressed to the fourth round of the FA Cup after beating Everton 1-0 at Anfield on Sunday. It was Jones' first senior professional goal and one that quite clearly displayed his massive potential. He's made big steps and will be a Liverpool player, if nothing odd happens, 100 per cent. "Each individual was outstanding. sensational, I loved each second of the game".

Sport Matthews and Nylander led Maple Leafs 4-1 against Wild
Author: 0 Matthews and Nylander led Maple Leafs 4-1 against Wild

Winnipeg actually out-shot Toronto but Frederik Andersen survived the barrage by stopping 45 of 48 shots. Toronto faced two-goal deficits in each of its past three games, yet rallied to beat Carolina and New Jersey, before losing in overtime to the New York Rangers.

Sport Carlo Ancelotti drops clue on Everton's transfer plan
Author: 0 Carlo Ancelotti drops clue on Everton's transfer plan

But Klopp hinted Minamino is set to be involved when Everton make the short trip across Stanley Park to face the Premier League leaders in FA Cup third round action. Klopp, who indicated Liverpool are unlikely to make further signings in the January window, called for patience with Minamino. "It would be nice if everyone gives him a bit of time though".

Sport Aus, NZ players to pay tribute to personnel fighting bushfires
Author: 0 Aus, NZ players to pay tribute to personnel fighting bushfires

White told Radio Sport on Thursday a lot of discussion and planning will go into the FTP over the next six months, for when it expires after the next men's Cricket World Cup in India in March 2023. Lyon had said, "You look at all the big games around the world and some of the best Test matches I've been part of, they go down to the last day". The Black Caps have already lost pacemen Trent Boult and Lockie Ferguson to injury on this tour and they can ill-afford any weakening of their ...

Sport Arteta not surprised by 'willing' Ozil's energy
Author: 0 Arteta not surprised by 'willing' Ozil's energy

Next up for Arsenal is another tricky clash against Manchester United on New Year's Day as Arteta looks to hoist his new team out of their mid-table slump. "That's my worry now, that the result doesn't affect them too much", said Arteta. Arsenal host Manchester United on New Year's Day, with Arteta conceding he must battle to fix his squad's brittle confidence.

Sport West Ham United appoint David Moyes for second time
Author: 0 West Ham United appoint David Moyes for second time

Moyes return has not been universally welcomed by West Ham fans but he said he was the right fit for the job. Much-maligned in recent years, Moyes, who has shared some of what went on at his subsequent club with Nevin, was misled by Manchester United , according to the former Scottish winger.

Sport Clemson Defeats Ohio State in Fiesta Bowl
Author: 0 Clemson Defeats Ohio State in Fiesta Bowl

Tebow, who was a Heisman Trophy victor and two-time national championship quarterback at Florida, knows the underdog card well. As for Saturday's games, the top-ranked LSU Tigers dominated the No. Ohio State took a 16-0 lead over Clemson midway through the second quarter Saturday before the defending national champion Tigers came clawing back.

Sport Fallon Sherrock earns place in all 2020 World Series of Darts events
Author: 0 Fallon Sherrock earns place in all 2020 World Series of Darts events

Fallon Sherrock was glad to have "helped darts " after her PDC World Championship campaign came to an end on Friday. Everywhere else in the world - including the Netherlands and Germany - is fine to watch Fallon Sherrock vs Chris Dobey live streaming at the PDC World Championship.

Sport 5 injured in 'mass stabbing' during Hanukkah celebration in NY
Author: 0 5 injured in 'mass stabbing' during Hanukkah celebration in NY

Kohn said there were at least 100 people in the home at that time , as the rabbi was "lighting the candle" on the seventh night of Hanukkah . Grafton tried to enter the synagogue next door but it was already barricaded by people who had taken shelter inside.

Sport Rodgers admits Liverpool will be 'hard to shift' following Leicester's reality check
Author: 0 Rodgers admits Liverpool will be 'hard to shift' following Leicester's reality check

Popping up in the inside-left position, Alexander-Arnold floated a pinpoint cross to the backpost for Brazilian Firmino to head Liverpool into the lead in the 31st minute at the King Power stadium. So that sounds in my ear negative, so why should we think about something like that? "He played a really good game, but not a ideal game". As they approach their final league game of 2019, against Wolves at Anfield on Sunday, Liverpool have not dropped three points since their very ...

Sport Liverpool To Appeal To Premier League, Want To Wear World Champions Badge
Author: 0 Liverpool To Appeal To Premier League, Want To Wear World Champions Badge

The Flamengo win was gratifying for the club because the game was a tricky one and looked like it would be heading 0-0 and possible penalties but Roberto Firmino got the victor at the death to sink many South American hearts. "When a team has 16 victories from 17, it's unrealistic to think we are going to chase them", said Guardiola at his post-match press conference. "They have a great team".

Sport Mandzukic leaves Juventus to join Al-Duhail
Author: 0 Mandzukic leaves Juventus to join Al-Duhail

The Qatari club have pulled off a coup bringing in the 33-year-old striker who won the UEFA Champions League in 2013 with Bayern Munich and reached the final of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation with Croatia . Mandzukic won the Serie A title in all four of his full seasons with the Serie A club and three Coppa Italia titles. With Bayern, Mandzukic won two Bundesliga titles as well as the 2013 Champions League.

Sport Man United boss Solskjaer confirms Paul Pogba setback
Author: 0 Man United boss Solskjaer confirms Paul Pogba setback

Solskjaer admits Greenwood's performances are strengthening his case for more regular inclusion, and ahead of the club's Carabao Cup quarter-final with Colchester on Wednesday night, adding it is "very, very difficult" to leave out a player in such strong goalscoring form.

Sport Arsenal vs Man City removed from Chinese TV over Ozil comments
Author: 0 Arsenal vs Man City removed from Chinese TV over Ozil comments

China has faced growing global condemnation for setting up a vast network of camps in Xinjiang, which critics say are aimed at homogenising the Uighur population to reflect China's majority Han culture. 'But Muslims are silent. Uyghurs are a Turkic ethnic group native to China's westernmost province, Xinjiang, which many refer to as East Turkestan.

Sport Ronaldo leads Juventus past Udinese
Author: 0 Ronaldo leads Juventus past Udinese

Cristiano Ronaldo scored a brace (9′, 37′) and Leonardo Bonucci scored just before the break (45′) as Juventus raced to a three-goal first-half lead. Hellas Verona completed a remarkable fightback against Torino as they recovered a three-goal deficit to draw 3-3, with all three substitutes scoring inside the final 21 minutes for the home side.

Sport Roundtable reaction: The Indians send Corey Kluber to Texas for DeShields, Clase
Author: 0 Roundtable reaction: The Indians send Corey Kluber to Texas for DeShields, Clase

The MLB Network was first to report that trade was completed. After finishing third in Cy Young voting in 2018 - his fifth straight top-10 season - Kluber got off to a miserable start to the 2019 season. Yet, Kluber would have commanded a much larger return previous year. Considering that the Rangers are moving into a new stadium in 2020 and looking to put a solid product on the field, it appears they will continue to stay aggressive for the remainder of the offseason.

Sport Champions League last 16 taking shape ahead of Monday draw
Author: 0 Champions League last 16 taking shape ahead of Monday draw

The final week of the Champions League group stages is here and the progress of teams, including defending champion Liverpool , to the round of 16 will be decided across games on Tuesday and Wednesday. The head-to-head rule will come in to effect if two or more teams finish level on points. Ajax came within a last-gasp Tottenham goal of reaching the final last season.

Sport Strasburg re-signs for seven years, $245 million
Author: 0 Strasburg re-signs for seven years, $245 million

He's now the recipient of a contract that surpasses the seven-year, $210 million deal rotation mate Max Scherzer signed in 2015, and Strasburg is set up to pitch for the Nationals for his entire career. When the offseason started I had thought/hoped the San Diego Padres could bring the Southern California native home on a six-year deal for around $180 million, which is what he was predicted to get by MLB Trade Rumors .

Sport Chiefs’ defensive end Frank Clark is active Sunday against New England Patriots
Author: 0 Chiefs’ defensive end Frank Clark is active Sunday against New England Patriots

Kickoff in the AFC championship game rematch between the teams was at 4:30 p.m. As the Kansas City Chiefs made their way to Foxborough to take on the New England Patriots , their equipment accidentally got sent to New Jersey. "I never heard that before", one source said. Schefter reports that it's expected to arrive around 3-3:30 p.m. Pregame warmups are likely to happen around that time or earlier, so we'll see if the delayed equipment delivery affects that.

Sport Lewis Hamilton Rates 2019 As
Author: 0 Lewis Hamilton Rates 2019 As "Best Year" Of Career

His career stats at the end of the year, now stand at 88 pole positions and 84 wins. We have circumstances during the races that impede us to achieve the podium. Max Verstappen , who finished third in the championship, was awarded the "Action of the Year" prize in recognition of his battle with Charles Leclerc in the British Grand Prix .

Sport Metta World Peace campaigns on Twitter for the Knicks head coaching job
Author: 0 Metta World Peace campaigns on Twitter for the Knicks head coaching job

So I think I made the right choice. The Knicks are again looking for a head coach with Fizdale out and the more-than-capable Mike Miller serving as the interim. A four or five-year deal would provide enough job security to allow Hammon the time to develop New York's roster, although the Knicks have not hesitated to cut coaches' deals short in the past.

Sport England in New Zealand Cricket: New Zealand on top in Test
Author: 0 England in New Zealand Cricket: New Zealand on top in Test

Stuart Broad was already in mid-celebration before the finger went up after Taylor had played all around a straight delivery and was rapped on the front pad. Zak Crawley got off the mark in Tests with a hurried single - diving to make his ground - but that was his only contribution as Wagner angled one across him and Watling took a simple catch.

Sport Qatar placed in Group B at Copa America 2020
Author: 0 Qatar placed in Group B at Copa America 2020

Argentina will open the 2020 Copa America with a blockbuster clash against Chile in Buenos Aires. That means the Socceroos will play their five group stages matches in Argentina against the two-time World Cup champions, as well as Uruguay , Chile , Bolivia and Paraguay .

Sport Brendan Rodgers has made Leicester Premier League title rivals, says Pep Guardiola
Author: 0 Brendan Rodgers has made Leicester Premier League title rivals, says Pep Guardiola

The victory brings Pep Guardiola's side, who had drawn at Newcastle United on Saturday, back within eight points of leaders Liverpool ahead of the Merseyside derby with Everton at Anfield on Wednesday. Their lengthy absentee list could tip the balance in favour of the hosts. Charlie Taylor is an injury doubt after being forced off against Palace while Johann Berg Gudmundsson is not yet fit after a hamstring problem.

Sport Joshua rakes in staggering fee for Saudi rematch with Andy Ruiz Jnr
Author: 0 Joshua rakes in staggering fee for Saudi rematch with Andy Ruiz Jnr

Ruiz, who was born in the United States but fights as a Mexican, caused one of boxing's biggest upsets in NY in June when he handed Joshua a first defeat to win the WBA, IBF and WBO crowns in NY. I've got to show my skills, my talent". "I don't know where he is in his life". However, Ruiz seemed unconcerned about Joshua slimming down for their sequel, saying he was "ready for whatever he brings".

Sport Ferrari called to see stewards after Abu Dhabi GP
Author: 0 Ferrari called to see stewards after Abu Dhabi GP

The verdict means the result of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix does not change and Leclerc holds on to third position. "But I'm kind of sticking to it and hoping it works", he said. "There will be some and you know, we've seen insane races this year". But for me as long as we are able to produce a quick vehicle and a powerful engine, we will always have an opportunity to decide who drives the auto.

Sport Real Madrid into Champions League last 16 after Brugge held
Author: 0 Real Madrid into Champions League last 16 after Brugge held

Mourinho, taking charge of his third English club in Europe's top competition, saw his new team concede twice in the opening 19 minutes and chose to bring on Christian Eriksen as a 29th-minute substitute. With the group clinched, Guardiola has the bonus of being able to rest players for the trip to Zagreb on December 11. Chelsea have a London Derby to navigate this weekend in the Premier League as they attempt to bounce back from the setback of losing to champions Manchester City in ...

Sport 'Incredible' Arteta won't be Arsenal boss, says Guardiola
Author: 0 'Incredible' Arteta won't be Arsenal boss, says Guardiola

Arsenal host Eintracht Frankfurt on Thursday with Emery under mounting pressure following a series of poor performances this season and questions over his team selections and tactics. While they may not play attractive, possession-based football, Santo's teams are quick on the break, defend well and hard to break down - qualities that Arsenal desperately need in their team to minimise a tough transition period.

Sport Jurgen Klopp tips Van Dijk for Ballon d'Or ahead of Salah
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp tips Van Dijk for Ballon d'Or ahead of Salah

Van Dijk has excelled since moving to Anfield from Southampton in January 2018 for a then world-record fee for a defender, tightening up the backline and improving the side substantially. Only Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo has claimed the award as many times, with Real Madrid's Luka Modric ending the pair's dominance with his first Ballon d'Or past year.

Sport Champions League: Barcelona announce strong squad to face Dortmund
Author: 0 Champions League: Barcelona announce strong squad to face Dortmund

There was also criticism two years ago when we won 3-0. Of course we can play a bit better. "But in the end football is always determined by the results". "We have to win against Dortmund to ensure qualification as soon as possible". Barcelona will be without defender Gerard Pique through suspension, Clement Lenglet is carrying a calf strain while full-backs Nelson Semedo and Jordi Alba remain sidelined.

Sport Ravens’ Lamar Jackson makes more National Football League history in blowout win
Author: 0 Ravens’ Lamar Jackson makes more National Football League history in blowout win

With Jackson operating nearly flawlessly at the controls, Baltimore embarrassed Aaron Donald and the previously solid Rams defense by racking up 480 yards with its evolving brand of high-octane football. "I'm not anxious about MVP, you know", Jackson told reporters. The likely NFL MVP also set yet another record. The Ravens scored on their opening drive for the seventh time already this season when Jackson lofted an easy TD pass to Brown, who spent a year playing community college ball ...

Sport 5 things we learned from the Premier League this weekend
Author: 0 5 things we learned from the Premier League this weekend

And the 24-year-old appears to value Guardiola so highly that he is unwilling to commit to City until his manager's future is resolved. Roberto Firmino struck for the Reds five minutes from time to give the league leaders the win at Palace, in another crucial must-win game for the title hopefuls.

Sport The Steelers Have Benched QB Mason Rudolph
Author: 0 The Steelers Have Benched QB Mason Rudolph

In the single-digit win over the Bengals over the weekend, the Steelers saw quarterback Mason Rudolph benched for undrafted free agent gunslinger Devlin "Duck" Hodges , who led Pittsburgh to the victory. The situation quickly went from the two traded words to Garrett ripping off Rudolph's helmet and striking him with it, which drew him an indefinite suspension - and a denied appeal - and ignited a larger scrum between the two teams.

Sport Patriots not interested in bringing back Antonio Brown
Author: 0 Patriots not interested in bringing back Antonio Brown

On Thursday, there was a report that suggested the Patriots had " kicked the tires " on a reunion with Antonio Brown with internal discussions about the Pro Bowler. A social media apology was certainly not enough to change that. Curran added that the Patriots are more concerned about "something else cropping up down the road" with Brown.

Sport Granit Xhaka ready to return for Arsenal with Unai Emery’s blessing
Author: 0 Granit Xhaka ready to return for Arsenal with Unai Emery’s blessing

His mindset is better and this morning I have a very good conversation with him, ' said Emery. "My objective is going to be [to use] his comeback to help us, and to convince every supporter of his commitment with us and [that] his performances will be better, and they will be proud of him in the long or short future with us".

Sport ESPN’s Prediction For Tonight’s Celtics-Clippers Game
Author: 0 ESPN’s Prediction For Tonight’s Celtics-Clippers Game

After injuries to both players postponed their maiden outing together, the wait was ended in Wednesday's clash with the Celtics in LA. George made his Clippers debut on Thursday at New Orleans , and he has played three games without Leonard.

Sport Jose Mourinho eyes Tottenham job following Mauricio Pochettino's sacking
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho eyes Tottenham job following Mauricio Pochettino's sacking

This season Tottenham are down in 14th in the Premier League but look set to qualify from their Champions League group with Bayern Munich . As such, despite having always been regarded as one of the finest tacticians in England , rumours had begun to mount of late that Mauricio Pochettino was inching towards the Spurs exit door.

Sport Two NFL execs think Colin Kaepernick could be signed within weeks
Author: 0 Two NFL execs think Colin Kaepernick could be signed within weeks

Per D. Orlando Ledbetter of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, the new location is Charles Drew High School in Riverdale, Ga. The league referenced recent negotiations with Kaepernick's representatives over the workout and citing, among others, media availability and a liability waiver.

Sport Chaos ensues as gunshots are fired at high school football game
Author: 0 Chaos ensues as gunshots are fired at high school football game

The alleged shooter, 31-year-old Alvin Wyatt, was charged by prosecutors with three counts of attempted murder, unlawful possession of a weapon and possession of a weapon for an unlawful goal. No one had been arrested as of late Friday, and authorities were investigating whether more than one shooter might have been involved. Several gunshots can be heard on the video.

Sport Buccaneers will attend Colin Kaepernick’s workout in Atlanta
Author: 0 Buccaneers will attend Colin Kaepernick’s workout in Atlanta

It was reportedly sprung on Kaepernick at the last second with several conditions attached, including a two-hour window in which his camp could agree to terms. "Adding, "... In 25 years, I have never seen anything like it". In the offseason the Buccaneers brought in undrafted free agent, Nick Fitzgerald in hopes of turning him into that hybrid type of player.

Sport Pep Guardiola reveals how he feels after losing 3-1 to Liverpool
Author: 0 Pep Guardiola reveals how he feels after losing 3-1 to Liverpool

Klopp responded by promising not to mention the "tactical fouls" City have been accused of making under Guardiola - while, of course, mentioning them. "Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino were way off it last week, with Sadio Mane carrying the front three and grabbing the match-winner at the death".

Sport Ohio State tops LSU, Alabama and Penn State
Author: 0 Ohio State tops LSU, Alabama and Penn State

Oklahoma is three spots behind Georgia despite losing to No. 16 Kansas State on the road while Georgia lost to 4-5 SC at home. The Tigers came in behind first-ranked Ohio State , second-ranked LSU , third-ranked Alabama , and fourth-ranked Penn State .

Sport Mighty Minnesota: Gophers row past Penn State, improve to 9-0
Author: 0 Mighty Minnesota: Gophers row past Penn State, improve to 9-0

The College Football Playoff selection committee showed its skepticism with Minnesota by ranking it all the way down at No. 17 despite an 8-0 record. Chris Williamson batted down Clifford's fourth-down throw into the end zone on the ensuing drive by Penn State, giving the Gophers another opportunity to drain the clock.

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