Kevin De Bruyne close to signing new long-term deal with Manchester City

City, who are 11 points clear at the top of the table, visit Leicester City in the League Cup quarter-finals this morning (Singapore time ). They are much improved from last season, when they conceded 39 goals in the Premier League . Guardiola ... More..

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Lionel Messi makes Real Madrid and Cristiano Ronaldo plan for El Clasico
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Lionel Messi makes Real Madrid and Cristiano Ronaldo plan for El Clasico

The ceremony comes days before the highly anticipated match between leader Barcelona and defending champion Real Madrid on December 23. "I am not here for opening a controversy (laughs), I just say both are t...More..

Illness leaves Gayle in doubt for Christchurch ODI
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Illness leaves Gayle in doubt for Christchurch ODI

New Zealand's Doug Bracewell, took four wickets and was declared man of the match. Debutant leg-spinner Todd Astle picked 3. "We should get a full appraisal tomorrow". Star opener Chris Gayle was named in hi...More..

Tom Brady's Personal Guru Alex Guerrero Banned From Patriots' Sideline
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Tom Brady's Personal Guru Alex Guerrero Banned From Patriots' Sideline

According to a Hohler report in the Globe in 2015 , Belichick felt he had no choice but to allow Guerrero to be involved with players, despite complaints from the team's training staff. Guerrero was spott...More..

Bucks stave off Cavaliers to snap 3-game losing streak
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Bucks stave off Cavaliers to snap 3-game losing streak

Dwyane Wade had 14 points and Jeff Green 13 but each had nine in the fourth quarter. DeMarcus Cousins had 26 points and 13 rebounds. Wade hit back-to-back 3-pointers to put Cleveland in front with 5:10 to ...More..

Philippe Coutinho and Antoine Griezmann are welcome at Barcelona, says Luis Suarez
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Philippe Coutinho and Antoine Griezmann are welcome at Barcelona, says Luis Suarez

Barca director of institutional relations Guillermo Amor then refused to deny that talks have taken place, saying it is "possible" there is something with the Madrid forward . Liverpool playmaker Philippe Cout...More..

Hayne accused of rape in U.S. civil suit
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Hayne accused of rape in U.S. civil suit

The suit filed in Santa Clara County Superior Court seeks unspecified damages for sexual battery, intentional infliction of emotional distress and other violations. He eventually signed with the San Francisc...More..

Curry likely to miss Christmas showdown with Cavs as ankle injury lingers
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Curry likely to miss Christmas showdown with Cavs as ankle injury lingers

Golden State has won each of the five games played without Curry, and nine overall. Isaiah Thomas' Cavs debut will not occur before the sides' initial NBA Finals rematch of the season. In the grand scheme, Go...More..

Packers QB Aaron Rodgers done for season, put on IR
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Packers QB Aaron Rodgers done for season, put on IR

The Green Bay Packers put the star quarterback on injured reserve a day after they were eliminated from playoff contention. He threw three interceptions last week against the Panthers. The signing did not app...More..

Thomas Davis' suspension reduced to one game
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Thomas Davis' suspension reduced to one game

Davis will not be paid during his two-game suspension for violating safety-related playing rules. The Carolina Panthers will have Thomas Davis on the field for their regular-season finale against the divi...More..

Pitcher Cole Hamels donates Stone County Missouri mansion to Camp Barnabas
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Pitcher Cole Hamels donates Stone County Missouri mansion to Camp Barnabas

Over the past 24 years, Camp Barnabas has helped more than 75,000 campers and missionaries. "This is so much more than a handsome property", said Krystal Simon , Chief Development Officer. The Hamels also ha...More..

Panthers still NFC's No. 5 seed, magic number down to 1
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Panthers still NFC's No. 5 seed, magic number down to 1

If the Falcons win tomorrow night, they are mathematically eliminated, but even if Atlanta loses they still need major help. The Saints (10-4) are still barely leading the South over the Panthers (10-4) t...More..

Alabama LB out with season-ending foot injury
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Alabama LB out with season-ending foot injury

The injury is feared to be season-ending. "And for us, all we can do right now is just do all the little things and get prepared for this game and just worry about what we can control". He started the last two ...More..

What to Watch For in This Week's Early Signing Period
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

What to Watch For in This Week's Early Signing Period

Power programs such as Penn State are hoping to lock in as many of their verbal pledges as possible before playing their final 2017-18 games. That will be on February 7, 2018, when players from several sports...More..

Islanders bid to be selected for Belmont Park arena
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Islanders bid to be selected for Belmont Park arena

Wednesday at the Belmont Park racetrack. Moving back to Long Island after one more year in Brooklyn, in their own home arena, should help the Islanders' cause as other teams come calling for Tavares next July 1...More..

Dick Vitale Is Skeptical Of Lane Kiffin's Commitment To FAU
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Dick Vitale Is Skeptical Of Lane Kiffin's Commitment To FAU

Pulling off a feat like that warrants the head coach to be rewarded, and that is apparently exactly what the FAU administration is doing for Kiffin. Lane Kiffin and Florida Atlantic are finalizing a new 1...More..

Puel has two out; pledges to pick strong side vs Man City
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Puel has two out; pledges to pick strong side vs Man City

The Foxes are eighth in the standings despite Saturday's 3-0 loss to Crystal Palace. Defeat was hard on Puel and Southampton and, now Foxes manager, he is eager to right some wrongs. Bristol City are flying...More..

West Ham midfielder Manuel Lanzini charged with deceiving match official by FA
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

West Ham midfielder Manuel Lanzini charged with deceiving match official by FA

Mark Hughes admitted some Stoke fans' unrest at their latest defeat was "understandable" as the pressure mounted on him following a 3-0 loss to West Ham. "The defender gave the referee a decision to make". ...More..

Vikings will dearly miss Rudolph if he can't play Sunday
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Vikings will dearly miss Rudolph if he can't play Sunday

Minnesota will get two starters back in center Pat Elflein, who sat out against the Panthers with a shoulder injury, and right tackle Mike Remmers, who missed the last five games. Rudolph is Minnesota's top red...More..

Virat Kohli returns Rohit Sharma's handbook advice post marriage with Anushka Sharma
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Virat Kohli returns Rohit Sharma's handbook advice post marriage with Anushka Sharma

A Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader questioned Virat and Anushka's patriotism, asking, why they did not marry in India? But no one among us goes overseas like he has gone. "Dancers of Italy have become bill...More..

MLS: Nashville chosen as 1 of 2 cities for MLS expansion
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

MLS: Nashville chosen as 1 of 2 cities for MLS expansion

Taylor Twellman, a soccer analyst for ESPN, will emcee the gathering. MLS Board of Governors was scheduled to meet and vote last week, though FC Cincinnati has been given no exact time when a public announcem...More..

Cristiano Ronaldo to Build Children's Hospital in Chile by 2020
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo to Build Children's Hospital in Chile by 2020

He told Codere, Real's official betting partner : "I've always had confidence and had it in my mind that I was going to go far". A volley by Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema was cleared away by a defender...More..

by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Hearts did nothing new - Scott Brown

The former Tynecastle star, now U20s coach with Dundee United, admits he didn't even know his goal against Ayr United back in 1980 still stood in the annals of Hearts' history. I am sure their managers will may...More..

by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Man City ready to raid Palace for €45 million star

However, as part of a United team facing an identity crisis after the end of Alex Ferguson's managerial tenure, Zaha couldn't catch on. The Eagles completed a remarkable 3-0 away win over Leicester City o...More..

Militants killed in Kashmir gunfight involved in killing of two bank guards
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Militants killed in Kashmir gunfight involved in killing of two bank guards

In yet another bloody clash between civilians and the military on the Indian side of Kashmir, one woman has died and several other people have been injured in the Shopian district. Giving details, the spokesm...More..

West Ham United boss David Moyes: 'No issues with Marko Arnautovic conduct'
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

West Ham United boss David Moyes: 'No issues with Marko Arnautovic conduct'

But Moyes admits West Ham are yet to decide if they will appeal against the Argentinian's two-match ban before Tuesday's deadline of 6pm. The Argentine won a penalty in the 18th minute at the bet365 Stadium...More..

John Terry thinks Chelsea did the right thing selling Mohamed Salah
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

John Terry thinks Chelsea did the right thing selling Mohamed Salah

John Terry has lifted the lid on the intense training sessions that made Jose Mourinho such a success at Chelsea. Conte led the Blues to the Premier League title in his first season in charge at Stamford B...More..

Suarez tempers Clasico fever: 'There are other challengers'
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Suarez tempers Clasico fever: 'There are other challengers'

Barca forward Paco Alcacer went off injured in the first half and will miss the Madrid clash after being ruled out for three weeks. "It would be good to win the game for what it means, we would get a sizeable...More..

Arsenal Ready Shock Move to Sign $160000-a-week Star
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Arsenal Ready Shock Move to Sign $160000-a-week Star

We'll have to wait and see how things develop over the coming weeks but I think Luiz will push for a move if he continues to find himself on the bench - although it remains to be seen whether Chelsea will be ...More..

U.S. government admits funding secret UFO programme
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

U.S. government admits funding secret UFO programme

The initiative, under the sinister-sounding label Advanced Aerospace Threat Identification Program, began in 2007 at the behest of former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, with support from two now-deceased se...More..

'Nothing is working': Serena Williams pleads for baby advice on Twitter
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

'Nothing is working': Serena Williams pleads for baby advice on Twitter

American tennis star Serena Williams has asked her Twitter followers for advice on how to help her baby deal with teething problems. In a video she and her husband, Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian Sr,...More..

Police probe 'hate crime' against Man City star Raheem Sterling
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Police probe 'hate crime' against Man City star Raheem Sterling

The Telegraph says the incident was captured on CCTV but it is as yet unclear whether it has been reported to police. It is alleged the man then kicked the player before calling him a 'n*****' after Sterling...More..

WWE Announces First Ever Women's Royal Rumble Match For Next Month's PPV
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

WWE Announces First Ever Women's Royal Rumble Match For Next Month's PPV

On today's episode of Monday Night Raw , Stephanie McMahon announced that this January, for the very first time, the WWE will hold a women's Royal Rumble Match . "The first-ever women's Royal Rumble ma...More..

Chick-fil-A Opens Sunday at Atlanta Airport to Help Stranded Travelers
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Chick-fil-A Opens Sunday at Atlanta Airport to Help Stranded Travelers

Jones waited at the airport for more than 7 hours. The airport struggled to get people moving Monday, with CNN reporting that some were still on the floor with lines at some airline counters extending to ...More..

Terry Rozier steal, dunk caps dramatic Celtics win over Pacers
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Terry Rozier steal, dunk caps dramatic Celtics win over Pacers

The win was Boston's eighth in 11 games. But Indiana went to the well again, as Oladipo executed a ideal scoop layup to tie the game. According to ESPN Stats & Information research, National Basketball Associat...More..