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Wilfried Zaha praises Hodgson's training ground impact ahead of trip to Arsenal

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Wenger returns to the touchline in this match, having watched from the stands as the Gunners lost two of three matches, getting outscored 6-3 buy Nottingham Forest and Bournemouth in the process. Reflecting on the performance after the game, Hodgson told the club's website : "We encountered an Arsenal team in that 20 minute period buoyed by the early goals and showed the full range of their passing skills, their movement in the middle of the field and the speed and accuracy of their passing". Read More »

Patriots, Vikings have edges in most pressure-filled games of National Football League season

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The Patriots are in the AFC championship for an incredible seventh straight year. "This average is up 62% since Philly's victory over the Falcons and is the most expensive Conference Championship game we've ever tracked". The Vikings finished the 2017 season first in total defense . The goodwill that the Patriots had built was already wearing thin by the time Spygate was born prior to the 2008 season, going from plucky underdog to league juggernaut to the rarefied air as a loathed ... Read More »

'He's scared of me' - Will Ferrell reveals Roger Federer's fears

Federer appeared in cruise control serving at 4-2 in the third set. Next up for Federer is a last 16 clash with Hungarian world number 80 Marton Fucsovics , who had never been past the first round of a major before this event. The 32-year-old was in complete command from the opening game and will be looking to make a mark for himself by progressing further into the competition. Read More »

Djokovic advances at Australian Open

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Chung showed another sign of his promise by coolly closing out a five-set win over German fourth seed Alexander Zverev, a player many pundits have widely tipped as a future grand slam victor. Angelique Kerber believes she is reaping the rewards for fighting hard to forget a miserable 2017 after battering Maria Sharapova to reach round four of the Australian Open . Read More »

Manchester City midfielder, Fernandinho signs contract extension until 2020

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Playing less games could extend his career and, combined with his professionalism and work ethic, may result in a smooth handing over of the midfield reigns. We can still improve. Fortunately for Pep Guardiola , he should have a well-rested group of players to choose from, after giving his squad two and a half days off following the defeat at Liverpool last weekend. Read More »

Watch as Moses sets Hazard up for his 100th career league goal

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Both players are suspended for Chelsea's Premier League trip to Brighton on Saturday. 0-0 draws just won't cut it, especially if Chelsea exposes your defence for four goals. The Argentine had a handful of weak punches keep his side in danger and his passing was sub-par, completing just 11 of his 20 attempts. Brighton have lost their last seven games against Chelsea in all competitions, failing to score in six of them. Read More »

Shimonek to play in East-West shrine game Saturday

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The score wrapped a 10-play, 70-yard scoring drive by Shimonek and the West squad, who gave the East the ball back with just 1:22 remaining. Barrett amassed 12,697 yards and accounted for 147 TDs in four seasons at Ohio State. "Thomas had a good week of practice and got a couple of QB pressures in the game", - I was actually a little disappointed with those plays, Jeremiah writes. Read More »

Underdog Eagles face a stiff challenge today against Minnesota

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The Vikings have shuffled their guard spots over the last few weeks, and the Saints defense was able to pressure Case Keenum last Sunday. But he was ready to have his hopes crushed in yet another season as the Saints rallied for a 24-23 lead and the Vikings were down to a final play or two from their own 39-yard line. Read More »

Highly regarded prospect Williamson picks Duke

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The local stardom turned national and eventually global. Millions of people witnessed Williamson's Las Vegas showdown with LaVar and LaMelo Ball at the Adidas Summer Championships. Through that exposure he's earned fans turned friends like hip hop icon Drake, who famously posted a picture wearing Williamson's high school jersey on his Instagram . Read More »

UFC 220: Stipe Miocic vs

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Daniel Cormier (19-1) vs. Volkan Oezdemir (15-1): Cormier is the reigning light heavyweight champ, while Oezdemir is the No. 2 challenger. UFC is broadcasting the full event live via YouTube. Miocic aims to make his third consecutive title defense. Ngannou is coming off a huge knockout win over Overeem in his last fight, and before that earned a knockout over Andrei Arlovski. Read More »

Tottenham Hotspur set to land Arsenal target

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Malcom has scored seven goals in 22 games across all competitions for Bordeaux this season, but according to his manager, Arsenal are not the only team interested in his signature. "I don't think we are close to [signing Malcom]". Malcom's representatives were spotted in London (via social media) this week and it was thought that he was in negotiations with Arsenal, but UOL says that instead they met with Tottenham. Read More »

Manchester City 3 - Newcastle 1: Sergio Aguero hat-trick seals nervy victory

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Mike Ashley , referred to only as "a fat, Cockney bastard" by the travelling support, has no intention of relinquishing control of the club to businesswoman Amanda Staveley until she increases her £250m offer. Sergio Aguero averages a goal or assist every 31 minutes against Newcastle at the Etihad Stadium. "The faintest of touches" would be an exaggeration. Read More »

Battling Bournemouth hold West Ham to 1-1 draw

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West Ham were shocked into mustering a quick response two minutes later, with Hernandez prodding in from close range to score his fifth goal of the season. "I don't think people should make an bad lot of it, I go to a lot of games". "We scored a great goal , a really well worked goal but the big disappointment for us was not to win". Read More »

Air Force cancels games due to government shutdown

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The news actually affects the college sports world a bit too. After Congress failed to pass a budget deal by midnight on Friday, the government shutdown officially began and the school has announced that means multiple games have been canceled. Read More »

Michael Owen makes Romelu Lukaku prediction for Burnley v Man United

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Pogba's ability to retain possession whilst using his strength to hold off the opposition was vital for the Red Devils at Turf Moor , but he found himself in some fiery incidents. This year, however, they trail league-leaders City by 12 points, and will likely target the FA Cup and Champions League for trophies. Manchester United are unbeaten on the road in their last five games (W4 D1), scoring at least twice during this run. Read More »

Barcelona deny secret plan to sign Griezmann

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Reports in Spain suggested the Catalan club were close to agreeing a deal for the France global which would see him join in the summer. Barcelona have moved swiftly, however, to address the latest speculation denying any agreement with Atletico has been concluded. Read More »

Sharapova v Kerber, Federer v Gasquet Saturday At Australian Open

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Maria Sharapova's hopes of a title-winning return to the Australian Open were unceremoniously crushed by Angelique Kerber as the battle of the former champions ended 6-1 6-3 in the German's favour on Saturday. "I could have done things better", she said, "but at the end, she deserves to win". Kyrgios is now the only Australian with a chance to take an Open singles title. Read More »

Olympics First Step in Broader Korean Diplomatic Talks

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They will be accompanied by 24 coaches and 21 media representatives. The ministry added that it planned to hold "proactive discussions with the International Olympic Committee (IOC), International Paralympic Committee (IPC), and International Sports Federation (IF)" in connection with North Korea's participation in the Pyeongchang Olympics. Read More »