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Ronald Koeman: Former England boss Graham Taylor was 'unlucky' against Holland Ronald Koeman: Former England boss Graham Taylor was 'unlucky' against Holland
- January 14, 2017

Watford chairman Elton John turned to Taylor and the rest is an extraordinary history. He guided Villa to Division One promotion in the late 1980s and under his guidance, the Midlands club finished runners-up in the top-flight in 1990. "He had an extremely thick skin, and he showed that by defending me on the radio when I was a young manager as well". "To have that strength behind me when I was a young manager meant a lot". (more...)
West Ham United 'to resist Chelsea offers for Michail Antonio'
- January 13, 2017

The intricacy of strengthening the Chelsea side is going to be a tough start for Conte. While Conte opted against using Musonda in the FA Cup match this past weekend, which would've prevented any loans the rest of this season, it's not yet a foregone conclusions that the kid will be sent out once again. (more...)
Jim Furyk appointed 2018 US Ryder Cup captain
- January 12, 2017

The 46-year-old succeeds Davis Love , who guided the United States to a 17-11 rout of Europe at Hazeltine last year, where Furyk was a vice-captain. "If this time next year, if I'm in the [automatic] top eight [on the points list], then it'll be time to have that discussion". (more...)
Technical chief of F1 team Mercedes quits Technical chief of F1 team Mercedes quits
- January 12, 2017

The new challenge taken on by Lowe will be at Williams, where Felipe Massa is expected to come out of retirement to replace Bottas - who should be confirmed as the replacement for Rosberg in the coming weeks. "We have the talent in place to continue our success of recent years and we plan to build upon it in 2017 and beyond". There's talk that he's headed to Williams as part of a deal that may fill the spare Mercedes seat, but we know nothing of that, only that Paddy is leaving Mercedes and ... (more...)
Ronaldo, Messi, Griezmann battle for top Federation Internationale de Football Association award Ronaldo, Messi, Griezmann battle for top Federation Internationale de Football Association award
- January 10, 2017

The forward did so in sensational fashion, by proving his importance to his teams, at both club and worldwide level, after his unforgettable touchline antics after going off injured in the Euro 2016 final. Barcelona said that Wednesday's game against Athletic Bilbao would take priority over the ceremony and that none of their invited players would travel, which disappointed Ronaldo . (more...)
Deal close ! Everton close to announcing second winter signing Deal close ! Everton close to announcing second winter signing
- January 10, 2017

The Portuguese tactician explained that; " I was informed by the club that there is a chance Memphis could leave ". "We are waiting for something that a couple of weeks ago looked like 100 per cent and at the moment looks like zero per cent because we don't have any offer that is close to the quality for the players we have". (more...)
Boucher, No. 15 OR too strong for Washington St.
- January 10, 2017

The Cougars trailed Oregon State 59-58 before scoring 12 straight points to beat the Beavers 75-62 on Wednesday. This was their best game of the season, no doubt. Washington is on the road for a pair of Pac-12 games next week; at California on Thursday, Jan. 12 and at Stanford on Saturday, Jan. 14. Carlos Johnson had a very good game going 3-3 from 3-point land and ended up with 15 points. (more...)
Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic set up Qatar Open final showdown Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic set up Qatar Open final showdown
- January 08, 2017

Djokovic saved the first with a serve-and-volley, but Murray banged a big backhand return to seize a set on a four-game run. He was also fortunate not to be defaulted for accidentally hitting a woman in the stands with a ball hit in anger. The world No. 2 won 13 of the last 16 points to snuff out Murray's challenge. The first warning came in the sixth game of the first set. Djokovic is one of the fiercest competitors in tennis. (more...)
James Rodriguez delivers huge blow to Chelsea James Rodriguez delivers huge blow to Chelsea
- January 08, 2017

The Colombian's place at the club has been called into question in recent weeks, with the player increasingly linked to a number of top European teams including both Chelsea and Manchester United. I'm where I always wanted to be. I'm happy here, but I want to play more. I felt good out there. However, with his stunning performance in Madrid, he expressed his willingness to perform his best whenever he has a chance to contribute to the team as he did in that match, he told the club's ... (more...)
NBA All-Star 2017 voting leaders: Early results revealed
- January 07, 2017

Milwaukee's Giannis Antetokounmpo now has 500,663 votes and looks poised to make his first All-Star appearance this season. Numerous best National Basketball Association players will be in the All Star game. Around this time previous year, then Dallas Mavericks center Zaza Pachulia came a little more than 14,000 votes shy of starting the 2016 NBA All-Star Game . (more...)
Meet the bombshell sister of NFL's most unlikely playoff QB Meet the bombshell sister of NFL's most unlikely playoff QB
- January 06, 2017

Cook becomes the first quarterback in the Super Bowl era to make his first National Football League career start in a playoff game , according to Elias Sports Bureau . It's not going to change anything for me. I know the offense well. "That's gotten a lot better this year and understanding that has kind of helped me out". (more...)
Twitter Reactions: Mahendra Singh Dhoni resigns as India ODI, T20 Captain Twitter Reactions: Mahendra Singh Dhoni resigns as India ODI, T20 Captain
- January 05, 2017

Under him, India won the T20 World Cup in 2007 and the ODI World Cup in 2011. With 331 games across formats, Dhoni holds the record for most matches as captain of an worldwide side. All of these great captains made noteworthy contribution to Indian cricket. Even, the ICC has named Kohli has the captain of their ODI team of 2016, and after that, Cricket Australia has also named Virat Kohli as the Captain of their team for year 2016. (more...)
The Internet Creates Masterpiece Photoshop Of Margot Robbie Wrecking Ronda Rousey The Internet Creates Masterpiece Photoshop Of Margot Robbie Wrecking Ronda Rousey
- January 05, 2017

It was Rousey's first octagon appearance after her devastating title loss to Holly Holm. HARROWING audio of Ronda Rousey's coach begging for Amanda Nunes to stop her brutal assault on the UFC star has emerged. Second-most stoppage victories in UFC women's bantamweight competition are tied with Rousey's for the most in divisional history. "She's going to need much better coaching, and a much better team around her". (more...)
Brad Stevens 'Surprised' By Jae Crowder's Rant Against Celtics Fans Brad Stevens 'Surprised' By Jae Crowder's Rant Against Celtics Fans
- January 05, 2017

Gordon Hayward led the Jazz with 23 points (but was a minus-20), while former Celtic Joe Johnson tried to keep his team in the game with 13 of his 17 points in the fourth quarter. Crowder owns the best on-court net rating on the team at plus-8.6 points per 100 possessions. Appearing on Toucher and Rich Wednesday, Celtics play-by-play man Mike Gorman said he understood Crowder's frustration, but wishes he had handled it differently. (more...)
Australia 224-2 at tea in Pakistan Test
- January 04, 2017

He ended the day alongside Peter Handscomb, who was unbeaten on 40. "He talks about strategy and stuff like that and I've really used a lot of what he's said in those group discussions that he's had about how you try and get a batsman out". (more...)
Broncos request interview with Kyle Shanahan
- January 03, 2017

The Rams have reached out to the Atlanta Falcons to request permission for interviewing Shanahan for the open head coaching position heading into the 2017 season. Atlanta Falcons offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan , expected to be one of the top targets for teams looking to replace head coaches, could be available for interviews late this week. (more...)
Clement set for Swans job Clement set for Swans job
- January 03, 2017

Swansea are now bottom of the Premier League, four points adrift of 16th-placed Palace who they face on Tuesday night. Sky Sports News HQ revealed on New Year's Eve that Clement had agreed in principle to succeed the sacked American Bob Bradley and Bayern Munich gave the Swans permission to speak to him on Monday. (more...)
Chip Kelly will be fired after 49ers game against Seattle Seahawks Chip Kelly will be fired after 49ers game against Seattle Seahawks
- January 02, 2017

For the second time in a calendar year, Chip Kelly will be ousted from an National Football League head coaching job according to an ESPN report. It's possible, theoretically, that Kelly will reverse months of criticism that G.M. Kelly was quickly hired and the 49ers fell apart shortly after their season-opening 28-0 victory over Los Angeles, losing 13 straight before once again defeating the Rams. (more...)
UFC 207: Amanda Nunes knocks out Ronda Rousey in 48 seconds UFC 207: Amanda Nunes knocks out Ronda Rousey in 48 seconds
- January 01, 2017

The entire event can be watched on TV on UFC PPV, or online through live stream on UFC .TV via the link provided below. Rousey's dream of a glorious UFC comeback after nearly a year away from the sport was shattered in Las Vegas at the UFC 207 . (more...)
Colts Robert Mathis Announces He'll Retire After Sunday's Game Colts Robert Mathis Announces He'll Retire After Sunday's Game
- January 01, 2017

In a video on Instagram, Mathis thanked Colts fans. He's recorded five double-digit sack seasons (and eight with at least 9.5 sacks), made six Pro Bowls, and was a first-team All-Pro in 2013 when he led the league in sacks with 19.5 (the Colts' single-season record). (more...)