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Guardiola probed by English FA over challenge with Redmond Guardiola probed by English FA over challenge with Redmond
- December 01, 2017

Thanks to a Raheem Sterling victor in the dying minutes of the match, Man City have now won 12 games in a row in the Premier League. When I give you an opinion and I give you an opinion. They had 10 guys in the box, it was so complicated to attack them. 'They had chances in the first half, all the teams are better than us at set-pieces. (more...)
Today's Brokerage Rating: Altaba Inc. (AABA), Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)
- December 01, 2017

The average FCF of a company is determined by looking at the cash generated by operations of the company. Amer Bancshares has 1.67% invested in Facebook, Inc. Argi Invest Services Ltd Limited Liability Company has invested 0.04% in Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC). 3,100 are held by Fukoku Mutual Life Insur. (more...)
Sluggish start for Blitzboks in World Seven Series Sluggish start for Blitzboks in World Seven Series
- December 01, 2017

Naya Tapper also scored early for the Americans, while Gayle Broughton and Portia Woodman were the scorers for New Zealand. Not to be outdone, and showing plenty of fighting spirit and some enterprising play, Uganda finished strongly with a second try, scored by Philip Wokorach at the death. (more...)
Diego Maradona tips Argentina to qualify ahead of Nigeria — FIFA WC Diego Maradona tips Argentina to qualify ahead of Nigeria — FIFA WC
- December 01, 2017

Iceland, a nation of just 330,000 people, making its first World Cup appearance, got placed in Group D and will face Argentina in its first match. In 2002 World Cup in Germany, Argentina beat Nigeria by a lone goal in the group stage while at the 2010 World Cup in South Africa, Argentina again ran away with 1-0 victory over Nigeria. (more...)
Shohei Ohtani Prefers To Join Team That Doesn't Already Have Japanese Stars Shohei Ohtani Prefers To Join Team That Doesn't Already Have Japanese Stars
- December 01, 2017

There will be a $20 million posting fee in order to negotiate a deal with the 23-year-old Ohtani. Since he is under 25, Otani can only sign for around $3.5 million due to signing caps on global players (the Ham Fighters would get a $20 million posting fee once that provision is ratified). (more...)
Syracuse Orange: PAC-12 Championship; staff prediction Syracuse Orange: PAC-12 Championship; staff prediction
- December 01, 2017

Note: Stanford has won every game this season when Love has 20 or more carries . What's at stake: USC has gone eight years without a conference title, which is its longest drought since sharing its first conference title with Stanford in 1927. (more...)
Conte Issues David Luiz Injury Update Conte Issues David Luiz Injury Update
- December 01, 2017

Antonio Conte has made no secret of the fact that he thinks David Luiz may not have a future at Chelsea , and right before the January transfer window, Conte has refused to rule out an exit for Luiz - or another one of his players. After bad relationships with the likes of Rivaldo, Giovanni and Lúcio, the Dutch boss got a bad name in South America and the image stuck for years. (more...)
Mpumalanga ANC to hold PGC to consolidate nominations for elective conference Mpumalanga ANC to hold PGC to consolidate nominations for elective conference
- December 01, 2017

For the presidential candidate, there were 223 abstentions from the province, while all the other top positions were also dominated by abstentions. A high number of branches from the four regions in Mpumalanga chose to abstain from nominating a candidate for the party's leadership. (more...)
Arsenal and City to go head-to-head for Evans in January Arsenal and City to go head-to-head for Evans in January
- December 01, 2017

There was still an expectation that the former Man United defender would arrive at the Etihad, if Eliaquim Mangala left the club - but the French global turned down several clubs, including Crystal Palace on deadline day. Pardew, who was appointed as Tony Pulis' replacement on Wednesday, also said that he trusts West Brom's technical director Nicky Hammond to make the right decisions in the January transfer window. (more...)
Barcelona could move for Willian if Coutinho deal falls through Barcelona could move for Willian if Coutinho deal falls through
- December 01, 2017

Willian, who has an abundance of natural talent, has found it hard to secure a regular starting place with the reigning English Premier League champions and that a move could be just what's needed to kick-start his career again. They suggest that this financial outlay would force three players to leave the Catalan club in order to keep the books balanced. With two months until the transfer window closes , it is unlikely that this story will go away anytime soon, but whether more action is ... (more...)
Stars Return - Klopp's Probable 4-3-3 Liverpool XI vs Brighton Stars Return - Klopp's Probable 4-3-3 Liverpool XI vs Brighton
- December 01, 2017

Liverpool play nine games in the next one month and Klopp is keen to utilise the full depth of his squad . "Mo's in unbelievable form and the goals he brings to the team are massive for us", the England worldwide said. Left-back Gaetan Bong should return after missing the Palace clash to strengthen a defence Hughton knows will be tested by Liverpool . You could even add in Gini, Milner and Ings if you were feeling charitable. (more...)
Aston Villa blow as Mile Jedinak faces up to three months out Aston Villa blow as Mile Jedinak faces up to three months out
- December 01, 2017

Bruce revealed the Aussie ace will be in a sling, adding: "He went to see a specialist in Manchester on Monday". That's the view of Villa boss Steve Bruce. In that case, it would be around six weeks. If it doesn't, then there will be an operation which will probably take the best part of 12 weeks. The Villans are still without star defender John Terry who is sidelined with a broken metatarsal. (more...)
Badgers' Chryst named Big Ten coach of the year Badgers' Chryst named Big Ten coach of the year
- December 01, 2017

Saturday, this year's Wisconsin team will have to do the exact same things if they hope to have a shot at punching their ticket to the College Football Playoff. Along with Taylor's opportunity for more honors Thursday, Deiter and Benzschawel could be considered for Offensive Lineman of the Year, while linebacker T.J. (more...)
Injuries, suspensions and line-up vs Manchester United Injuries, suspensions and line-up vs Manchester United
- December 01, 2017

I just have to look at the way we play and prepare for the game well. " Man United are doing well at the moment, we are doing well at the moment so it looks to be a promising game", Wenger told reporters before being asked whether Mourinho would revert to a now infamous tactic. (more...)
We'll be fired up by Steve Smith's laughter, says Joe Root We'll be fired up by Steve Smith's laughter, says Joe Root
- December 01, 2017

Anderson said he had spoken to umpire Marais Erasmus as Australia's fast bowlers launched a furious pace assault during the second innings as England were skittled for 195 on the way to a resounding 10-wicket defeat at the Gabba. "There was a third very close and wasn't given (a no-ball) and I questioned, 'when does it get dangerous?'" You're only as good as your last game. After Australia wrapped up the win at the Gabba on Monday, Smith said England's tail could expect more of the same in ... (more...)
Adelaide Ton in 2014 Was Most Memorable, Says Indian Skipper Virat Kohli Adelaide Ton in 2014 Was Most Memorable, Says Indian Skipper Virat Kohli
- December 01, 2017

India now lead 1-0 in the three-match series and victory in the New Delhi Test would cap off a dominant year and equal Australia's record of nine consecutive series victories from 2005 to 2008. As of now, the team will only get a two-day break after the series against Sri Lanka and before taking a flight to South Africa in the last week of December. (more...)
Liverpool midfielder Emre Can: 'Contract dispute not about money' Liverpool midfielder Emre Can: 'Contract dispute not about money'
- December 01, 2017

Liverpool midfielder Emre Can admits that his Anfield future remains uncertain, with his contract due to expire at the end of the campaign. Both Emre Can And Leon Goretzka are expected to move on from their current clubs before the start of next season, with Can being heavily linked with Juventus and Goretzka attracting interest from England, Spain and Italy. (more...)
Ohio State releases Big Ten Championship Game hype video Ohio State releases Big Ten Championship Game hype video
- December 01, 2017

Saturday night's total is set at 51.5 points. The victory put OH state with an overall record of 10-2 on the season. The Buckeyes haven't lost a game to Wisconsin since 2010. The Badgers are all but guaranteed a spot in the CFP, while the Buckeyes will need a win and some help to make it into the top four. Wisconsin has managed to fly under the radar for most of the year despite an impressive 12-0 SU and 8-4 ATS run through its schedule. (more...)
Southern Regional graduate Gesicki honored by Big Ten Southern Regional graduate Gesicki honored by Big Ten
- December 01, 2017

Barkley finished the regular season with a kick return average of 28.4 yards and two touchdowns. The junior instead earned second-team honors for the second consecutive season, making him the first Penn State quarterback to earn first- or second-team honors in back-to-back seasons since Daryll Clark in 2008 and 2009. (more...)
Celtics Notes: Kyrie Irving's Scoring Ability Is An NBA 'Luxury' Celtics Notes: Kyrie Irving's Scoring Ability Is An NBA 'Luxury'
- December 01, 2017

And even with Irving having to focus on his offensive impact more than nearly everybody probably anticipated - at least from a straight-up scoring perspective - he's found a way to successfully deliver, with at least 25 points in six of his nine games since returning to the C's lineup. (more...)
SI honors Colin Kaepernick with Muhammad Ali Legacy Award SI honors Colin Kaepernick with Muhammad Ali Legacy Award
- December 01, 2017

In typical fashion, Kaepernick, who rarely speaks to the media, issued no public comment on the award, but, also in typical fashion, he used social media to indicate that he was pleased with the honor. According to USA Today , Lonnie Ali , wife of Muhammad Ali , played a role in giving the award to Kaepernick. "And he has used his celebrity and philanthropy to the benefit of some of our most vulnerable community members". (more...)
Vols Vols "Working on Deal" with Mike Leach
- December 01, 2017

He also says a deal could be announced on Friday. And he has apparently interviewed Washington State head coach Mike Leach for the job. The Volunteers have gone through a long and painful coaching search this offseason. He led the team to a 9-3 regular season record and into contention in the Pac 12. We all know what's happened since then. Several reports surfaced on Thursday night that Tennessee athletic director John Currie had traveled to the west coast on Thursday and met with Leach. (more...)
Dale Earnhardt Jr. named grand marshal for 2018 Daytona 500 Dale Earnhardt Jr. named grand marshal for 2018 Daytona 500
- December 01, 2017

The unexpected never occurred and the foregone conclusion is now a reality. He recently finished his final full season in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series earlier this month at Homestead-Miami Speedway. The award is based on a fan vote and sponsored by the National Motorsports Press Association. The voting process was done by the fans with Earnhardt earning 68 percent of the votes. (more...)
Raptors' Kyle Lowry Had This Hilarious Post-Game Interview With Drake Raptors' Kyle Lowry Had This Hilarious Post-Game Interview With Drake
- December 01, 2017

He was minding his own business until he realized something: he was being filmed. The One Dance hitmaker, 31, was hilariously spotted pouring a Perrier mixer into a large plastic cup at the Air Canada Center. The Canadian superstar entered yet another new phase with an attempt as a sideline reporter for his hometown team Toronto Raptors , although he arguably didn't nail the assignment with precision if the video footage is any evidence. (more...)
Tom Brady on Eli Manning benching: 'Pretty unfortunate situation' Tom Brady on Eli Manning benching: 'Pretty unfortunate situation'
- December 01, 2017

But he was at a loss to know what it was. "I honestly thought it was pathetic", Rivers said. Not being at the team's headquarters Tuesday when Manning was devastated by the decision topped the list. Brady has mentioned several times in his career that he realizes he might not be with the Patriots forever, which is why he wasn't surprised to see the Giants move on from Manning. (more...)
Cleveland Cavaliers G Iman Shumpert to undergo arthroscopic knee surgery Cleveland Cavaliers G Iman Shumpert to undergo arthroscopic knee surgery
- December 01, 2017

Richard Parker and Dr. James Rosneck. With Shumpert out of the lineup Tuesday night, J.R. Smith saw an increase in minutes, playing almost 42 minutes and accounting for 12 points, five rebounds and two assists against the Heat. He was re-examined by team physicians after Tuesday's game. The Cavaliers will announce Shumpert's status and timetable for return following the procedure. (more...)
Gregg Zaun fired from Sportsnet after complaints of inappropriate behaviour Gregg Zaun fired from Sportsnet after complaints of inappropriate behaviour
- December 01, 2017

This type of behavior completely contradicts our standards and our core values. “We believe in a professional workplace, ” the statement continued, “where all employees feel comfortable and respected. "We will take every measure to protect their privacy", Brace said. He captured a World Series win while playing for the Florida Marlins in 1997. Gregg Zaun was immediately let go today when the allegations surfaced. (more...)
Everton appoint Sam Allardyce as new manager of Premier League club Everton appoint Sam Allardyce as new manager of Premier League club
- December 01, 2017

David Unsworth took over on an interim basis but failed to inspire much of an improvement until Wednesday's 4-0 win over West Ham , with the club having also been heavily linked with Marco Silva and Sean Dyche. Further forward, Allardyce will need to get Everton scoring more, something the team has struggled to do since selling Romelu Lukaku to Manchester United for 75 million pounds ($97 million) during the summer. (more...)
Cavaliers vs. Miami Heat, Game 21 preview and listings Cavaliers vs. Miami Heat, Game 21 preview and listings
- December 01, 2017

But when the two teams met at Quicken Loans Arena, the Cavaliers were looking to make a statement, and they did. Jefferson was among the most popular players in the Cavs locker room, so his departure in favor of Wade wasn't universally accepted. (more...)
England have nothing to fear in World Cup draw, says Hodgson England have nothing to fear in World Cup draw, says Hodgson
- December 01, 2017

Walker, speaking through his partnership with Lidl, said: "It is weird, because it feels like club football now". 'The club rivalry will always exist but I think we have a different situation now, where a lot more of our players have grown up playing together through the age groups. (more...)