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Guardiola came to my house when he was player: Wenger

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Guardiola went on to praise Bravo for his professionalism after Ederson was brought in from Benfica to be the club's first-choice keeper in the Premier League and Champions League . However Manchester City's next game following this match, is the Carabao Cup final against Arsenal at Wembley. "I can not forget what happened here against Wolves". Read More »

Olympics-Speed skating-Japan's Kodaira wins gold in women's 500m

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Reigning world champion and now Olympic champion, Kodaira has dominated the event over the past few seasons and is now the first woman to finish the race in under 37 seconds at sea level. Lee said she cried because she was relieved the race was over. The Americans came up empty again. The inline skater only switched to ice last February and became the first black woman to make the USA long-track Olympic team. Read More »

Danica Patrick, Aaron Rodgers share pre-Daytona 500 kiss

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The 35-year-old Patrick was accompanied by members of her family before the race kicked off, according to the Orlando Sentinel . The promise of what was possible. How could it? She had won one race in open-wheel racing, in which she spent her entire motorsports career, and suddenly she was expected to perform better in something in which she had little to no experience. Read More »

Suarez and Alba give Barca win, Valencia stage late comeback

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At Eibar Messi's incisive ball to Suarez put him level with Real Madrid great Michel as the joint-top assist provider in the history of La Liga, with 147 goal-creating passes. "But at the same time we must try to be excited to play this type of game and this challenge". Sevilla warmed up for its Champions League clash with Manchester United by winning 2-1 at Las Palmas, although it was aided by a controversial late offside call. Read More »

Chicago fans ejected after heckling Capitals' Devante Smith-Pelly with racist taunt

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The League fully supports the actions taken by the United Center and the Blackhawks to eject the offenders and would expect the same response to any similarly unacceptable behaviour at any of our arenas. "We are committed to providing an inclusive environment for everyone who attends our games and these actions will never be tolerated", the statement read, in part. Read More »

Real Madrid suffer Marcelo blow after early injury against Betis

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It did not give an estimated time of recovery. Zidane's men now turn their attention back to their domestic situation and were put through their paces at the club's Valdebebas sport complex. I wanted to play a diamond [in midfield] as it seemed the best way to play against PSG. That means we will need all the players more than ever. Zidane has won eight trophies in two years since taking the Madrid reins, including back-to-back Champions League and LaLiga titles, but has found himself ... Read More »

Federer Destroys Dimitrov to win Rotterdam Open

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It's very special... I thought that this wasn't going to be the result, but [Dimitrov] looked to be struggling a bit and I never looked back. The Swiss-ace said his next target is 100 career titles. "I pushed forward and I'm very proud that I could win here in Rotterdam". Anything can happen out there, all credit to Roger. I just want to take the positives from the week. Read More »

Minnows Rochdale Force Tottenham Into FA Cup Replay

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Spurs will be the overwhelming favorite to advance over the side that now sits last in League One and looks destined to tumble down to England's fourth division. If they do get through, as they are expected to, they will face another away fixture in the FA Cup . And Rochdale manager Keith Hill insisted his side had not squandered a key component of home advantage by proving Spurs with a Premier League-standard pitch to play on. Read More »

NASCAR drivers slow down for Daytona Media Day

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All indications are Elliott will take over the top spot, maybe even for the foreseeable future. "I really work hard to keep my body sharp, and my mind as well", the driver of the #48 Lowe's Chevrolet said. Blaney won it in overtime after Keselowski's accident brought out the caution. Second through fifth were Daniel Suarez, Ryan Newman, William Byron and Jimmie Johnson . Read More »

Canada's Samuel Girard wins gold in men's 1000 metres

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The new Canadian sensation maintained a pace ahead of the group throughout the race. In the latter stages if the men's 1000 metre final, there was a crash between Seo, Hyo-jun Lim of South Korea and Sandor Liu Shaolin of Hungary. "At the end, I couldn't feel my legs even if they were hurting". Going from disappointment to opportunity in an instant, Girard needed a mental reset and coach Derrick Campbell and team psychologist Fabien Abejean helped provide one. Read More »

No medals so far on Day 8 for Americans

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Hanyu was also the first man to win consecutive golds in the event since American Dick Button did it in 1948 and 1952. "Tomorrow is another day and another opportunity to become better". "I suppose I got pretty lucky", Hoefflin said. "I work hard and try to be the best person I can be", Vonn added. Tina Weirather of Liechtenstein won the bronze medal. Read More »

How to watch NBA Slam Dunk Contest 2018

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His insane is athleticism. Mitchell paid homage to Vince Carter with his final dunk of the night, donning his jersey and matching one of Carter's iconic dunks. The first time Dennis Smith Jr . dunked was in the eighth grade. He had a sick double-pump dunk, but it wasn't enough in the eyes of the judges to make up for the miss on his earlier attempt. Read More »

Skater Elise Christie hits back over Winter Olympics nightmare

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The 27-year-old from Livingston was taken to hospital in tears after sliding out of the 1500m semi-final at Pyeongchang 2018 yesterday. We'll have to wait and see what the doctors say and take it from there. "After the first run I wasn't sure whether I was going to be able to finish the race because my chest infection was so bad I was struggling to breathe and I got here only with the help of my team". Read More »

American skier Nick Goepper wins silver in men's slopestyle

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Then Nick Goepper came through with a clutch run on his third and final attempt. Speaking after the final, Goepper said he changed his initial plan once the high quality of the field became evident. Alex Beaulieu-Marchand took the bronze . Japan's lone entrant, 16-year-old Taisei Yamamoto, did not reach the final. "I'm obviously pretty disappointed, but at the end of the day skiing put on the most awesome show today", Woods said. Read More »

TL;DR: Nervy New Zealand qualify for final despite loss

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Yet it will be New Zealand who face Australia in Wednesday's final , with England's first win of the series coming too late and by too slim a margin to save them. The tourists ended a four-game losing streak with a two-run victory at Seddon Park but it was a hollow triumph, passing without celebration as the hosts' superior net run-rate carried them into next week's showpiece against Australia. Read More »

Ex-striker sends warning to Man United about Chelsea FC

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For however tricky it is to actually win a league title, for a lot of sides defending it is even more hard. Basel were always likely to struggle against City given they are arguably the weakest side left in the competition. "I think as a league we have more money than any one of the top sides and we have been buying some top talents". OK, we could be more clinical but it was 4-0. Read More »

Troy Terry was everywhere in Team USA's crucial win over Slovakia

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Crisis averted. The U.S. men hadn't lost the first two games of an Olympic tournament since 1984. "The experience we gained from losing that lead in game one was we had to play differently tonight". "Playing a full 60 minutes" is about as lame of a hockey cliche that exists, but for the US team it's a mantra now after how well it played for 40 minutes before letting the game slip away. Read More »

India aim for bright start against SA in first T20I

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After their quiet wedding, two receptions and multiple vacations kept us fixated for most part of 2017's end, it is now their love for each other which is making us go "aww". Talking about his first experience as the national side captain, Markram said even though he knew that the Indian series would be a tough one, he really enjoyed the challenge. Read More »

Watch South Africa vs India women's cricket on TV, online

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After ending up on the receiving end of the ODI series which India won 5-1, the Proteas will be looking to change their fortunes in the upcoming T20 series. Check the official partner's channels Sony Ten 1 , Sony Ten 1 HD and Sony Ten 3 , Sony Ten 3 HD for the live coverage. Live score: India vs South Africa, 1st T20I OVERS 4: OUT! Live Streaming: SuperSport Live Video. Read More »

Manchester City sell out Wembley allocation for Carabao Cup final against Arsenal

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In fact, in the 18 months he's been in the City hotseat, Pep has spent a staggering £448million on new players - including £282m on defenders which includes the £57m splashed out in January on club-record signing Aymeric Laporte. Wenger and Guardiola face one another in the Carabao Cup final next Sunday, in what will be their 13th meeting as opposition managers. But Cook, bidding to lead the Latics straight back to the Sky Bet Championship in his first season in charge, said the City side ... Read More »

Jose Mourinho dismisses reports of rift with Paul Pogba as 'lies'

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Mourinho then invited journalists in the room to tell him what position Pogba played in in United's last game - the Premier League defeat to Newcastle last Sunday. But their league form has been less inspiring, with two defeats in their last three games at the hands of Tottenham and Newcastle. In the last three games, Pogba's numbers for goals, assists and key passes reads zero. Read More »