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by | January 31, 2018 | 16:15

Alan Pardew says Jay Rodriguez could have a chance of making England's World Cup squad after the West Brom forward scored a brace in their FA Cup win over Liverpool . BT Sport is where the best in sport go head to head, bringing you live coverage of the Premier League , UEFA Champions League and Emirates FA Cup .

by | January 31, 2018 | 15:39

But Arsenal conceded in horrendous fashion when Mustafi dawdled before playing a back pass to Cech in the greasy conditions. Mkhitaryan has also praised new manager Arsene Wenger . The final action of the half saw Granit Xhaka flash a shot well over the crossbar from 18 yards out on 44 minutes after Iwobi's ball into the box was blocked.

by | January 31, 2018 | 15:35

It's been well documented in the past few weeks Chelsea manager Antonio Conte wants to bring in a target man in this transfer window. The Blues lost out on signing the Spaniard in the summer as he opted for a move to Wembley over Stamford Bridge.

by | January 31, 2018 | 15:14

All four men deny the charges and the trial is due to hear from the woman tomorrow morning. The prosecution told how the complainant had become aware of Olding entering the room while Jackson was still raping her. Rory Harrison is accused of perverting the course of justice and withholding information relating to the case. Asking Mr Jackson to stand, she said he was charged with offences of a sexual nature and described him as an worldwide rugby player for Ireland and a professional ...

by | January 31, 2018 | 14:59

North was supposed to undergo a fitness assessment on Monday, before Wales announced their team to play Scotland in their Six Nations opener on Saturday. "Both Rhys [Patchell] and Gareth [Anscombe] have been training really well over the last couple of weeks". Wales coach Warren Gatland said: "We have been watching Josh [Adams] closely, he is top try-scorer in the English Premiership and has been going well and we are excited for him".

by | January 31, 2018 | 14:49

As per norms, one demerit point is awarded to venues whose pitches are rated by the match referees as "below average", while three and five demerit points respectively are awarded to surfaces marked as "poor" and "unfit", respectively. According to the ICC, Cricket South Africa (CSA) will have a chance to appeal the decision. "However, there was still excessive variable bounce and seam movement when the Test match ended".

by | January 31, 2018 | 14:28

Antonio Conte needs to give him a bit more love and time. This period is finishing - the transfer market period - and, for us, it will be very important. "I hope it has not been a distraction for the players". "Now the reality is this, and I have to prepare the game in the right way with these players".

by | January 31, 2018 | 14:18

Mangala has made just 10 starts this season, despite injuries to captain Vincent Kompany and John Stones . Jonathan is ESPN FC's Manchester City correspondent. Mangala told Sky Sports News in November that he feared his lack of first-team involvement under Pep Guardiola could cost him his place in the France squad for the upcoming World Cup in Russian Federation.

by | January 31, 2018 | 13:44

It is not a simple situation, the Batshuayi situation. The Belgian striker took advantage of Alvaro Morata's absence to produce a man-of-the-match display, but Chelsea are willing to pay Roma £26m for striker Edin Dzeko in a bid to bolster their striking options for the second half of the campaign.

by | January 31, 2018 | 13:05

Formula E is now into its fourth season and for the series' entire existence it has been using the same auto. Speaking about the new design, Formula E CEO Alejandro Agag said that it showcased the revolution that the series had brought to motorsport .

by | January 31, 2018 | 12:59

They didn't to have to wait long. Hoping to build on that success, activists and liberal journalists are now hoping to pressure NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell into forcing the Washington Redskins to retire their team nickname. Only time will answer this hotly-debated discussion. "As a Native American, do you find that name offensive, or doesn't it bother you?" However, there is still no sign that, despite public support or changing their name and logo, Washington's National Football ...

by | January 31, 2018 | 12:56

By its part, the head of the laboratory in Cologne, Mario Thevis, said that the checks that will be made at the Pyeongchang meeting -from February 9 to 25 - will be reliable despite the potential difficulties. The doping bottles were introduced a year ago to increase security after investigators found Russians were able to surreptitiously open bottles at the Sochi Olympics and exchange dirty urine samples with clean ones previously provided the same athlete.

by | January 31, 2018 | 12:20

His contract with Manchester United runs till the summer of 2019, with the club invoking a one-year extension option on his deal earlier this month. After having sold Emerson Palmieri to Chelsea , AS Roma have zeroed in on 27-year-old Manchester United full-back Daley Blind as the ideal candidate to replace him - at least in the short term - as per reports in The Daily Mail .

by | January 31, 2018 | 12:14

Brady required stitches in his right hand and thumb after an injury in practice last week. The Patriots are now 4.5-point favorites against Philadelphia this Sunday. Gronkowski led the Patriots with 69 receptions for 1,084 yards and eight touchdowns this season. With the extra week off before the Super Bowl against the Philadelphia Eagles , however, there is still time.

by | January 31, 2018 | 11:55

Frank said the team's inability to compete near the top of the Western Conference played a major part in the move. Griffin will be paired with Center Andre Drummond . " Willie Reed and Brice Johnson are two young players that give us size and depth". But if the Clippers continue to compete in the near-term, it will be in spite of this trade.

by | January 31, 2018 | 10:39

However, Klopp's side clinically sealed the points at the John Smith's Stadium on Tuesday thanks to first-half goals from Emre Can and Roberto Firmino before Mohamed Salah converted a late penalty . Left-wing - Tom Ince: After Van La Parra played at the weekend it is expected that Tom Ince will be in the starting line-up to face Liverpool . If someone does not see his value what can I do? Now, two weeks after the Merseysiders enjoyed the high of becoming the first team to beat ...

by | January 31, 2018 | 09:56

The Pelicans won seven of the last eight games Cousins played. "So we have to find a solution and then we have to get it turned and then we have to move on". "Those are definitely shots we take and make". "It is hard to operate under the gun with a situation like that, so it is something they'll need to at least explore this summer".

by | January 31, 2018 | 08:46

The Pope said: "I think we are at the very limit". "Yes, I am really afraid". Francis, a native of Argentina, comes to his home continent for a two-country, six-city apostolic visit that starts in Chile Monday and ends in Peru a week later.

by | January 31, 2018 | 08:46

No, really". You never know how it's going to unfold with the trade deadline looming. The Cleveland Cavaliers had been most actively pursuing a trade for Jordan and will likely try to revive talks before the deadline. The Clippers drafted Griffin first overall out of Oklahoma in 2009. With Detroit's acquisition of Blake Griffin , Stan Van Gundy is betting on now, because if this fails, expect SVG to be M.I.A in the D.

by | January 31, 2018 | 08:16

Whether it's scoring, rebounding, assists, steals, whatever it is. "We needed to win, it was a big game for us before going on a four-game roadtrip", Harden said in an on-court interview shortly after the final siren. With Chris Paul sitting out with a groin injury, we knew there would be a little more onus on James Harden to pick up the scoring and playmaking.

by | January 31, 2018 | 08:18

As a 32-year-old, he'll have a player option for $39 million. Due to the logistics and timing of the trade, Griffin, Johnson and Reed will not play Tuesday night according to The Detroit News' Rod Beard. Fantasy owners should be in less of a hurry to flip him in advance of any potential trade from the Clippers, but now isn't a bad time to shop him around the league given the uncertainty surrounding his outlook moving forward.

by | January 31, 2018 | 07:35

Having just eight games remaining on the schedule, the team will have to learn from the Penn State game and really lock in moving forward. Devonte Green scored 20 for the Hoosiers (12-11, 5-6), who have lost three in a row and four of five.

by | January 31, 2018 | 06:44

Towers was diagnosed with the cancer that eventually took his life late in 2016. The former Padres farmhand played seven seasons as a minor-league pitcher, never getting the call to the majors. "What terrible news. Anyone who knew KT liked him, and considering how many people he knew, the entirety of the game will be mourning. Prayers and thoughts to one of the greatest baseball men".

by | January 31, 2018 | 06:27

ESPN later released an interview with Rousey, where she revealed she signed a full-time contract with WWE and intends to compete. "They have first priority on my time for the next several years. "I don't think it's a payday issue as much as it's a new adventure". It's another be a WWE superstar . Considering what she's done for UFC , however, that's probably not likely, unless Vince McMahon from WWE or Dana White from UFC feel differently.

by | January 31, 2018 | 06:14

South Korea's unification ministry said Monday that North Korea's decision to drop the event was "very regrettable", Reuters reports. "The Winter Games are full of unforgettable moments, and now, T-Mobile customers in South Korea can snap, tweet, and share those big moments without worrying about bill shock when they get back home", said John Legere, president and CEO of T-Mobile.

by | January 31, 2018 | 06:04

Pardew hopes Sturridge will be able to help the Baggies fight for success in both the league and the cup. Sturridge has been told by Klopp that he has no place in his future plans, with his status as one of the highest earners on the Liverpool pay roll one of the reasons why the club are keen to strike a deal now.

by | January 31, 2018 | 05:57

It is one month with targets, so we had plenty of targets to talk about. "We all want to stay in the league, that's the most important thing". 'I have the belief and confidence that even in the more hard circumstances, still we can stay up.

by | January 31, 2018 | 05:27

He told me nothing about it. The MLS is the probably the only place he will end up and coincidently, United legend David Beckham announced he was forming how own team for the league on Monday. Meanwhile, United manager José Mourinho has recently told reporters that he wouldn't stand in Ibrahimović's way if the forward wants to move to MLS.

by | January 31, 2018 | 05:21

Amir Khan has vowed that a heated media conference with Phil Lo Greco will only make him more motivated in their April 21 bout. Lo Greco has a 28-3 record. Khan then got up and threw his glass of water at his foe, drenching his face. Lo Greco's response was to refer to the Khan fight as his own "warm-up" fight.

by | January 31, 2018 | 05:11

The entire nation's behind me and I couldn't do it without you. "I'm not sure what else that he needs to prove to get the invite, but you know there's going to be coaches and teams that's going to have their own opinion about both of us, actually".

by | January 31, 2018 | 05:01

That said, he also knows the writing is on the wall. The veteran starter is facing the possibility of being traded this offseason as the Chiefs transition to 2017 first-round pick Patrick Mahomes . Dorsey's hiring in Cleveland has led to speculation that the GM will use one of his many draft picks to trade for Smith. Smith set career-highs in passing yards (4,042) and yards per attempt (8.0) this year, while maintaining his typical efficiency (67.5 percent completion rate, five ...

by | January 31, 2018 | 05:02

Love grabbed his hand after making contact with Pistons' Andre Drummond while under the basket. They showed a non-displaced fracture in his left hand 5th metacarpal. Expect an update on Love's status once the team provides more information. ESPN reports that Kevin Love broke his hand and will miss between six to eight weeks of the National Basketball Association season.

by | January 31, 2018 | 05:00

Swansea midfielder Sam Clucas scored either side of a goal by Jordan Ayew following a terrible error by Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech, who miskicked a clearance straight to the striker. "We are not far away from the doctor saying we can go home". "I think the way that Arsenal play, it's a dream for every player to come here and play offensive football".

by | January 31, 2018 | 04:52

West Ham missed early chances to take the lead against Palace, with opportunities falling to Javier Hernandez and debutant Inter loanee Joao Mario, who Moyes said "looked like a diesel engine". Declan Rice fired over the crossbar from the edge of the box after 64 minutes as West Ham began to make a concerted push for all three points, and Joao Mario sent over a risky cross that evaded everyone when only a touch was needed to send the ball in.

by | January 31, 2018 | 03:33

The snub is a big disappointment for Simmons, who many believe was more than deserving of selection to the annual showcase. He has notched five triple-doubles already this season. He plays the same position and would've made more sense than Drummond from that perspective. The replacement is chosen by National Basketball Association commissioner Adam Silver, who last week selected Paul George to replace the injured DeMarcus Cousins for Team LeBron.