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Premier League clubs line up to sign Real Madrid star

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And Isco also revealed there was contact from Barcelona after they lost Neymar to Paris Saint-Germain. Zidane is under pressure after enduring a bad term in La Liga, despite storming to the title last season, and is said to be disappointed with a number of influential players. Read More »

Former A-League midfielder Liam Miller passes away aged 36

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Former club Hibernian said that that their "thoughts are with his family and friends". He made his debut for Ireland in March 2004 against the Czech Republic and scored his one and only goal for the Boys in Green against Sweden two years later before making his final global appearance in 2009. Read More »

Colts GM Chris Ballard to Pats: 'Rivalry is back on'

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His actions leave the Colts in an incredibly hard position, with few credible head coaching candidates remaining and a number of McDaniels assistants already under contract. Dungy's criticism was tame compared to what Indianapolis Star columnist Gregg Doyel had to say about McDaniels : "Be embarrassed, Indianapolis , but also be relieved". Read More »

Donald Trump's Approval Rating Best In 7 Months

Voters are now virtually evenly split on Trump's handling of taxes: 45% approve and 47% disapprove. Surprisingly, while 74 percent of Republicans and 50 percent of independents said a special counsel is warranted, 44 percent of Democrats also agreed with that assessment. Read More »

Kemba Walker makes All-Star Game

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Kaminsky scored 30.7 FanDuel points on Thursday, compared to his average of 19.1 FanDuel points per game for the season. He also ranks ninth in the National Basketball Association in three-pointers made with 141. The NBA All-Star Game will be played February 18 in Los Angeles. Last season, Walker averaged 23.2 points, 5.5 assists and 3.9 rebounds per game. Read More »

North London derby: Gunners receive three injury boosts

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Speaking after that game , Pochettino appeared to defend his players' antics after suggesting that too much is made of diving by the English media, although the Argentine has now moved to clarify those claims. Prior to that, Kane had scored in all five of his league derbies, netting six goals in that time to help Spurs to two victories and three draws . Read More »

Valencia 0 Barcelona 2 Copa del Rey (0-3 on aggregate)

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All of their promise in the first-half was dashed as they conceded a second goal of the night to make it 3-0 on aggregate. The Brazil worldwide came off the bench in the 49th minute to score on his fifth Barcelona appearance after making his £146m transfer from Liverpool in January. Read More »

Boston Herald releases statement on Ron Borges' 'erroneous' Tom Brady report

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It began a few weeks ago, as they discussed Tom Brady's thumb and Ty Law's Hall of Fame candidacy by text. Borges responded by saying "Sounds like I need to write a column today". Borges apparently thought his source for the story was Brady's agent Don Yee . It's no longer available online. Those texts above were all the sources Ron Borges needed to run a column this morning in the Herald reporting that Tom Brady plans to sit out all off-season activities unless he got himself a ... Read More »

Occupied Kashmir shuts down to mark Afzal Guru's death anniversary

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Guroo was hanged in New Delhi's Tihar Jail on February 9, 2013 after his "conviction" in Indian Parliament attack. His body was buried inside Tihar jail in the national capital. Shouting anti-forces slogans, the protestors tried to take out a march to the main chowk. While talking to reporters Noor Muhammad Kalwal said that India has unleashed a reign of terror across Kashmir Valley. Read More »

Ryan Shazier to have role with Steelers "one way or the other"

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Rooney said there was blame to go around on both sides for the way Harrison's tenure with Pittsburgh ended, adding he would have preferred Harrison's year end with getting five sacks in a Super Bowl with the Steelers. That's what we've got to work on. But OK, who are you hiring next? So, there's another part of that question that people don't want to get into. "I think he's one of the best coaches in the National Football League". Read More »

Syria Says Israeli Strikes Target Military Outpost Near Damascus

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If the Syrian government is to recover Eastern Ghouta from rebel forces it would serve as a major knock to their moral, as such for the rebels to control territory close to the President's residence is a symbolic show of strength. It said the assault reflects the "dirty US intentions against Syria's sovereignty and territorial unity". Moscow continued to defend Damascus and supported the Syrian regime's claim that it was innocent of the charges and that all the evidence against it ... Read More »

Real Madrid to target Courtois over De Gea

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Talk of Hazard moving to the Spanish capital has refused to go away with the player's father Thierry recently telling Belgian newspaper Le Soir his son had turned down an opening offer from Chelsea in order to increase his chances of joining Los Blancos . Read More »

Aubameyang all smiles with reported Liverpool FC, Man United target

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Brian McBride suggests that Christian Pulisic would be better off developing his game at Liverpool , rather than at rivals Manchester United . Liverpool are expected to make a major effort to sign Borussia Dortmund winger Christian Pulisic in the summer, but they won't find any potential move for the American to be straight-forward. Read More »

Arsenal's Monreal fit for big derby showdown

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Ospina or Cech - I'll make my decision on Friday (today). The experienced goalkeeper was forced off in the win over Everton with a calf problem and has not trained since as David Ospina prepares to deputise. Mkhitaryan joined the Gunners from Manchester United as part of the deal that saw Alexis Sanchez move the other way, while Aubameyang signed from Borussia Dortmund , and they both impressed in the 5-1 drubbing of Everton last time out. Read More »

Lanka hit back after bowled out for 222 in second Test

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Chandimal's outing came to an end when he was pinged in front after missing a pull off a Mehidy delivery that kept low. Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka 2nd Test Day 2 Live Cricket Score: The start of the second Test between Bangladesh and Sri Lanka saw at Shere Bangla National Stadium in Dhaka saw more action than the entire first Test. Read More »

Shirtless Tonga Olympian Pita Taufatofua Wins Olympic Opening Ceremony Again

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Taufatofua, again carrying the Tongan flag, brought cheers from the crowd as he entered shirtless and glistening with oil - just as he did in the much warmer Rio opening ceremony. Pita Taufatofua is not someone to get deterred and he has already started thinking well past PyeongChang . "I still haven't had a race where I felt completely happy, in terms of no pain". Read More »

Leicester's Mahrez to miss Man City game

Despite a second transfer request from Mahrez in eight months, Leicester reportedly held out for a deal worth £80 million ($112 million, 91 million euros), with even City's cash-rich Abu Dhabi owners unwilling to go beyond a reported £50 million plus an unnamed player they valued at £15 million. Read More »

Neymar will not join Real Madrid, says former Barcelona star Hristo Stoichkov

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Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski has remained silent over reports linking him with a summer move to Real Madrid . They trail league leaders Barcelona by 19 points with a game in hand. "I think that's another speculation". "I have no idea, I did not hear that they [agent Cezary Kucharski and Madrid] were talking". Lewandoswki has heard all of this before, though, and has shot down the latest speculation, telling reporters: "I know this situation very well, I hear this ... Read More »

Arsenal can still compete for the title, says Elneny

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The 24-year-old doesn't only love scoring against Wenger's men, he loves scoring against every London team - as proven by the 21 goals he has netted in derbies. Conte has repeatedly voiced his displeasure at the club's recruitment strategy following the departure of key players in Chelsea's title-winning campaign such as Diego Costa and Nemanja Vidic. Read More »

Alpine Skiing - Vonn in tears over memory of grandfather

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Next comes the downhill on February 21, then the combined two days after that. But her journey to Pyeongchang for the 2018 Winter Olympics has been a long road littered with horrific injuries and setbacks. After what probably felt like an eternity, Vonn and her fellow passengers boarded a new plane. Luckily, the 33-year-old made it just in time for the Pyeongchang Games. Read More »

Miandad hails Kohli as genius, best batsman

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Keep a check on my diet. When the team needs it, and you stand up, and you are able to pull through. "Also, we should not be too hard on our boys as we saw how recently in South Africa , the Indian senior team which has some very big names failed miserably in two of 3 Tests, so such things can happen, and we cannot be too harsh on the Pakistan U-19 team". Read More »

Wenger reacts to Dortmund claims about Aubameyang behavior

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Obviously, we're sad to lose him, but I'm excited to see what he does". While Dortmund may keenly feel the loss of Aubameyang, Pulisic is looking forward to seeing how the forward can perform in the Premier League . The striker scored twice and provided an assist as Dortmund won 3-2 at Cologne in the Bundesliga. Chelsea crashed to a 4-1 loss at Watford, increasing the pressure on under-fire head coach Conte, with the Blues reportedly lining up former Barca boss Luis Enrique as a ... Read More »