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Morocco Retains 42nd Spot in FIFA Ranking

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DAILY POST had reported that Nigeria moved up five places from 52nd penultimate month to 47th position last month . The central African nation are ranked 38th in the world. The next ranking on June 7, 2018 - seven day to the commencement of the 2018 Fifa World Cup at the Luzhniki Stadium, Moscow. And the former Nigeria U20 captain, who boasts of four goals from 16 games in the Dutch Jupiler league this term is confident the three-time African kings will not be disgraced and will get ... Read More »

Guardiola extends Man City contract to 2021

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The Spaniard penned a three-year contract with the Citizens upon his arrival, but has now extended the deal until the end of the 2020-21 campaign. "It's massive. "We have all the conditions to be stable like a club and are trying to be ready for the next years". And Manchester City have been hailed as the best team in Premier League history for their pacy, attacking style. Read More »

David Moyes leaves West Ham after club decide not to extend contract

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Subsequent claims in the media say that Fonseca looks set to accept improved terms with Shakhtar where has won back-to-back domestic league and cup doubles. "Do you remember how two years ago, we invited Paulo to Shakhtar and everyone shouted: What will happen, what's gonna happen to Shakhtar now?!" Now we signed a new contract, and I am sure we will have to wait for new successes. Read More »

Mohamed Salah's Boots Go On Display At British Museum

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The 25-year-old also played a huge role in helping Egypt qualify for this summer's World Cup in Russian Federation, the country's first appearance in 28 years. Neal Spencer , keeper of the Egypt exhibit said: "This acquisition brings the British Museum's world-famous Egyptian collection right up to date". Read More »

Griezmann and Pogba became part of France for the 2018 world Cup

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The average recovery time for this type of injury is three weeks to be fit. Former Blackburn and Stoke midfielder Steven N'Zonzi is included, with the Sevilla player having made two France appearances, while former Newcastle forward Florian Thauvin and ex-Crystal Palace goalkeeper Steve Mandanda, who are both now at Marseille, also make the cut. Read More »

NBA Draft Odds: Deandre Ayton, Luka Doncic Leaders to Go No. 1

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Ayton is actually a bit ahead at this point, with the Consensus Mock Draft noting that more analysts have gone with him as the guy that the Suns will pick. They'll feed the hot hand if they can't get it going, but they also have the ability to make a big shot or take over a game offensively. It's believed that they will ultimately select either DeAndre Ayton or Luka Doncic as they have familiarity with both players. Read More »

Tampa Bay Lightning at Washington Capitals Matchup 5/17/18

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Nicklas Backstrom is playing for the Washington Capitals against the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final at Capital One Arena on Thursday. "We checked. That was it", said Cooper, on the differences between the first two games and Game 3. Stamkos said he felt like the team had a bit of a chip on its shoulder after last season's disappointing finish and believed the team had put itself in position for playoff success this year. Read More »

BCCI announce squads for Women's T20 Challenge match

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As per the press release from BCCI, it says, "The one-of-its-kind match featuring 26 players including 10 worldwide stars from Australia, England and New Zealand will be played ahead of the VIVO IPL 2018 Qualifier 1". Indian cricketers Smriti Mandhana and Harmanpreet Kaur will be leading IPL Trailblazers and IPL Supernovas in this game. On the other hand, Diana Edulji - former India women skipper and voice of CoA - added, "The idea was to promote women's cricket and keep the momentum ... Read More »

Browns to appear on HBO's 'Hard Knocks'

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Hard Knocks , which debuted in 2001, is a reality show that follows National Football League teams throughout training camp leading up to the regular season. But after talking about it as an organization, he feels much better about the situation. Victor of 16 Sports Emmy (R) Awards to date, HARD KNOCKS launched with the Baltimore Ravens in 2001, followed by the Dallas Cowboys in 2002, and resumed in 2007 with the Kansas City Chiefs, subsequently spotlighting the Cowboys (2008), ... Read More »

Browns to be featured on new season of Hard Knocks

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This summer, it will be a " Hard Knocks " life in Cleveland. "Like many, I was reluctant about being the featured team on Hard Knocks but once we sat down and talked about it as an organization, I feel a lot better and understand why the time is right", Dorsey in a statement. Read More »

Allan McGregor: I'm back at Rangers to win

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After he joined the exodus of big-name stars from the club in 2012, he spent a year with Besiktas in Turkey before joining Hull and racked up nearly 150 appearances for the Tigers. The 34-year-old came on as a substitute on Wednesday evening as Atletico Madrid won the Europa League with a 3-0 final victory over Marseille. The 35-cap Scotland worldwide won three league titles, a hat-trick of Scottish Cups and five League Cup titles during his first Rangers stint. Read More »

Mothercare to bring fired boss Newton-Jones back in to steer restructuring

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The babycare chain has revealed it will shut 50 across the United Kingdom, as part of a rescue plan. Mothercare has confirmed it is closing 50 stores as part of a rescue plan, a move that will put 800 jobs at risk. It is not clear which Mothercare stores are under threat from its restructure plans, which includes a refinancing package worth £113.5 million. The company plans cuts to its United Kingdom shop network under a company voluntary arrangement ( CVA ), a solution which must be ... Read More »

ATP Rome - Schedule: Nadal, Djokovic, Zverev to play

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Rafael Nadal showed no signs of fatigue as he dismissed Damir Dzumhur 6-1, 6-0 to advance to the third round of the on-going Rome Open Tennis Championship. Halep needs to reach at least the quarterfinals or risk losing the top spot to Caroline Wozniacki. The Spaniard can reclaim the world number one ranking from Roger Federer if he wins a record-extending eighth title in Rome this week. Read More »

Gianluigi Buffon tipped to announce retirement this week

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I think that the national team already has some great young players who need to be given a chance". "I'm very emotional, but I arrive today with happiness and fulfilment". Then, Buffon delivered arguably the most unsavoury moment of his distinguished career. "I get to this point with plenty of emotions, but also with a great feeling of joy", he said. Read More »

Horses, sports betting a mystery fit

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So when - and where - can you place your bet? A bill pending in the MA legislature would permanently legalize and regulate online fantasy sports and create a special commission to conduct a "comprehensive study" of online sports betting. But that law likely need to be rewritten, Sleight said. BC-RAC-Horse Racing-Sports Betting, 171Stagnant horse racing betting court ruling helps the sportAP Photo NY150, NY151Eds: APNewsNow. Read More »

Newlywed Fabregas urges Chelsea to 'feel the fire' in FA Cup final

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A number of Chelsea's players will face their old boss on Saturday, with Mourinho leading out United once again. Mourinho clearly holds Willian in high regards. Lukaku is battling to shake off an ankle injury but is expected to be available for the final. Defender Jones admits just lifting the FA Cup for the second time in three seasons could only be deemed "satisfactory" for the club, yet he also feels it would imbue Jose Mourinho's squad with confidence ahead of the start of the ... Read More »

Atletico Madrid's Europa League win gives Ligue 1 sides Champions League boost

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Afterwards, Griezmann was asked about the continued speculation linking him with a move to Barcelona but opted against providing any details on what club he will be playing for next season. Marseille's woeful defending contributed, as midfielder Zambo Anguissa failed to control a needlessly casual pass out from goalkeeper Steve Mandanda and the loose ball bounced straight to Gabi. Read More »

Rui Faria could be offered a huge job after leaving Manchester United

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The former England midfielder hung up his boots on Sunday after United's final Premier League game of the season against Watford . The 36-year-old will join Mourinho and his backroom staff in the summer. Huge players, bigger than me, and the club has moved on and still been successful. There were earlier rumors that Michael Carrick could possibly step into management after his retirement from playing football and Phelan added, "He will need somebody to run things by now and again". Read More »

Philadelphia 76ers: Embiid, Simmons named finalists for MVP awards

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Harden is widely considered to be the frontrunner to win the award for the first time in his career after coming in second twice, to Stephen Curry in 2015 and to Russell Westbrook in 2017. On Wednesday evening the National Basketball Association revealed their finalists for their annual slate of individual regular season awards. Davis and the Pelicans overcame a season-ending injury to sidekick DeMarcus Cousins to earn the 6th seed in the Western Conference. Read More »

Eli Manning, Giants memorabilia fraud lawsuit settled

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A settlement has been reached in a lawsuit that claimed New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning provided bogus "game-worn" equipment that was sold to unsuspecting collectors. "I'm not sure yet whether I'm going to call him in our case", Brook said. His attorneys described the lawsuit as "inflammatory and baseless", while also claiming that the Inselberg's attorneys had used underhanded tactics to create negative press for Manning, according to ABC.com via the Associated Press' David ... Read More »