English soccer adopts Rooney Rule for national team jobs

The Rooney Rule was named after campaigning Pittsburgh Steelers chairman Dan Rooney, who died previous year, and was introduced by the National Football League in 2003. "The FA wants to become a more inclusive organization where the workforce more re... More..

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Angelo Mathews reappointed limited-overs skipper of Sri Lanka
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Angelo Mathews reappointed limited-overs skipper of Sri Lanka

Mathews has been named Sri Lanka's limited-overs captain . Speaking about his decision to return as the captain of the Lankan side, Mathews said, "When I stepped down I never thought of taking over the cap...More..

New Study Reveals Top 10 Most Valuable Players In The World
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

New Study Reveals Top 10 Most Valuable Players In The World

Real Madrid superstar and 2017 Ballon d'Or victor Cristiano Ronaldo has dropped to 49th position in the most valuable players ranking , with Neymar and Lionel Messi both being valued more than double as m...More..

South Africa pick seamers Olivier, Ngidi for second Test
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

South Africa pick seamers Olivier, Ngidi for second Test

He has been ruled out of the series. They have been brought as a dual replacement for the injured Dale Steyn. "I've heard a lot of good things about him", said Gibson. He has featured in three T20Is so far. ...More..

Browns fans show humor and misery
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Browns fans show humor and misery

The Cleveland Browns finished their season with the unfortunate distinction of joining the ranks of 0-16. And because James is a Cleveland native and lives there as a member of the Cleveland Cavaliers, he hea...More..

Georgia 5-star QB Jacob Eason reportedly expected to transfer to Washington
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Georgia 5-star QB Jacob Eason reportedly expected to transfer to Washington

Eason, from Lake Stevens, Wash., played behind freshman Jake Fromm for almost the entire 2017 season after suffering a knee injury in Georgia's season opener against Appalachian State. Jacob Eason was the star...More..

This Is How Arsenal Will Set Up At The Bridge - Chelsea Legend
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

This Is How Arsenal Will Set Up At The Bridge - Chelsea Legend

And Langley insists that Chelsea will want a one or two goal lead to take to the Emirates Stadium for the second leg. It's fair to say that this competition is either side's best chance of winning silverwar...More..

Skip reacts to LaVar Ball's latest comments on Lakers' coach Luke Walton
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Skip reacts to LaVar Ball's latest comments on Lakers' coach Luke Walton

Walton and Lonzo Ball were asked Sunday to address the outspoken patriarch's comments to Goodman, which included him saying of the Lakers' possible offseason plans, "Even if you bring in a LeBron [James] or a...More..

Top Japan canoeist banned for 'evil' drink spiking
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Top Japan canoeist banned for 'evil' drink spiking

Komatsu was Suzuki's teammate at the 2017 ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships, but he was also Suzuki's competition for a potential spot on Japan's 2020 Olympic kayaking team. "I didn't expect he'd actually te...More..

Sinn Fein summons MP over 'indefensible' tweet on massacre anniversary
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Sinn Fein summons MP over 'indefensible' tweet on massacre anniversary

People across these islands have condemned the video mocking the Kingsmill massacre. THE SUSPENSION of Sinn Féin MP Barry McElduff over a controversial video has been slammed as a "pathetic" decision by the ...More..

Alabama Football Player Proposes After National Championship Win
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Alabama Football Player Proposes After National Championship Win

Bozeman anchored the middle of a Crimson Tide offensive line that paved the way for a 371-yard offensive performance that involved blocking for two quarterbacks, including true freshman Tua Tagovailoa, who pace...More..

Wriddhiman Saha Surpasses MS Dhoni's Record, Twitterati Goes Crazy Applauding the Cricketer
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Wriddhiman Saha Surpasses MS Dhoni's Record, Twitterati Goes Crazy Applauding the Cricketer

Saha, a gutsy batsman and an extremely competent wicketkeeper, had to wait for years to earn his place in the Test team. Wriddhiman Saha had taken five catches during the first innings of South Africa and too...More..

Leicester City Prepared To Offload £25m Striker, Besiktas Enter Talks
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Leicester City Prepared To Offload £25m Striker, Besiktas Enter Talks

Iheanacho is now behind Jamie Vardy, Shinki Okazaki and Islam Slimani in the pecking order. Musa is yet to play a single minute in the Premier League for the Foxes this season, while Iheanacho has featured ...More..

by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

The Lengths Coutinho Went to in Order to Secure Barcelona Move

Liverpool was a dream that I was fortunate enough to realise and I have given five years of my life to it. Liverpool rejected three bids for Coutinho from Barcelona in August, but accepted a new offer ea...More..

'Our national embarrassment': Donald Trump dragged after stumbling over USA national anthem
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

'Our national embarrassment': Donald Trump dragged after stumbling over USA national anthem

As cameras panned to Trump on the field, some viewers were quick to call out that Trump had messed up the lyrics or had forgotten them altogether. The national anthem has become a point of fierce debate after...More..

Leipzig to resist Liverpool's advances on Keita
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Leipzig to resist Liverpool's advances on Keita

Liverpool struck a £55 million deal with Leipzig towards the end of the summer transfer window that would see the 22-year-old move to Merseyside on July 1. "Subconsciously you can look like you've downed too...More..

Trevor Bayliss to step down as England coach next year
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Trevor Bayliss to step down as England coach next year

The former Sri Lanka coach told BBC Sport he had always meant to step down at the end of his contract and had notified England director of cricket Andrew Strauss of his plans a year ago. "How you juggle tha...More..

Burnley sign Tottenham winger on loan — Georges-Kevin Nkoudou
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Burnley sign Tottenham winger on loan — Georges-Kevin Nkoudou

N'Koudou has struggled to make an impact since arriving at Spurs from Marseille 18 months ago, making just 23 appearances and has never started a Premier League match. "I expect these players who are not playin...More..

Newcastle U23 boss Beardsley under investigation for racist abuse
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Newcastle U23 boss Beardsley under investigation for racist abuse

Beardsley, 56, is being investigated following multiple complaints over his conduct from his own players. Sources revealed at the weekend that 22-year-old midfielder Yasin Ben El-Mhanni had lodged a complaint...More..

LeBron James assist short of triple-double in Cavs' win
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

LeBron James assist short of triple-double in Cavs' win

The Wolves continued to dominate at the rebounding category by outrebounding Cleveland 32-21 and led by 27 points at the end of the half game, courtesy to Jimmy Butler's buzzer beating three-point shot. "We h...More..

Alabama RB Bo Scarbrough denies yelling 'F
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Alabama RB Bo Scarbrough denies yelling 'F

Then he made his way out to the field to a mix of cheers and boos from the crowd prior to the National Anthem. His work also appears in Mic, Salon, Care2, Huffington Post and other publications. As he always do...More..

Alabama LB Mekhi Brown comments on sideline tirade during postgame interview
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Alabama LB Mekhi Brown comments on sideline tirade during postgame interview

Linebacker Keith Holcombe practically had to tackle Brown to the ground to get him away from Stevenson. "I really felt like a jerk", Brown told Yahoo Sports in the Alabama locker room. "I'm a grown man". ...More..

Kyle Kuzma defends Luke Walton after LaVar Ball's criticism
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Kyle Kuzma defends Luke Walton after LaVar Ball's criticism

That's my guy. That's one of my best friends. "I talked to people in the media this year". "I'm not going to participate in the thing". The guys who coach high school are the ones who have to deal with the pa...More..

Wawrinka gives Australian Open huge boost
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Wawrinka gives Australian Open huge boost

Wawrinka, who won the 2014 Australian Open , lost in the semifinals previous year at Melbourne Park to eventual champion Roger Federer . He trained at Melbourne Park on Friday and Saturday before he was...More..

Trump appears to mouth wrong words to US national anthem
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Trump appears to mouth wrong words to US national anthem

The land of free and the home of the hypocrite. The president strolled to the middle of the field to participate in the national anthem before the much-anticipated game played in Atlanta. The game, won by ...More..

Zidane: We will not 'go crazy' after Celta Vigo draw
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Zidane: We will not 'go crazy' after Celta Vigo draw

Madrid have a match in hand, but now trail Barca by a massive 16 points after Ernesto Valverde's side defeated Levante 3-0 at the Nou Camp. Gareth Bale scored twice to cancel out Daniel Wass' opener and giv...More..

John Wall Called Matthew Dellavedova A 'Dirty Player' After Clotheslining Bradley Beal
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

John Wall Called Matthew Dellavedova A 'Dirty Player' After Clotheslining Bradley Beal

A wide-open rim waiting for Beal's creative finish. John Wall and Bradley Beal are the best players on the Wizards, and teams typically look to their best players to take over late in close games. "...More..

Liverpool to reinvest Coutinho money in two world-class players
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Liverpool to reinvest Coutinho money in two world-class players

Sources have told Sky Germany that Leipzig are reluctant to let Keita go in January, even for an improved fee. The second most expensive transfer in football history, that of Philippe Coutinho from Liverpo...More..

Mourinho Replies Conte, Mocks Chelsea Manager With Match Fixing Scandal
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Mourinho Replies Conte, Mocks Chelsea Manager With Match Fixing Scandal

As a group of players, not just me, we all took note of how good he was right from the start. In turn, Mourinho brought up the fact that the Chelsea coach had previously served a suspension for failing to ...More..

Buffalo Bills fans welcome team at airport following AFC Wild Card loss
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Buffalo Bills fans welcome team at airport following AFC Wild Card loss

McCoy did his part, rushing 19 times for 75 yards and catching six passes for 44 yards while playing on a gimpy right ankle. Yet Bortles was able to rebound and proved to his teammates and coaches that he can b...More..

Saints at Vikings NFC divisional playoff preview: Three things to know
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Saints at Vikings NFC divisional playoff preview: Three things to know

There's only one player, defensive end Brian Robison, who's still around from that season, however. His 376-yard, two-touchdown performance Sunday against a Carolina defense that was stifling the run game was a...More..

Elina Svitolina wins Brisbane International, Kyrgios beats Dimitrov in Semis
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Elina Svitolina wins Brisbane International, Kyrgios beats Dimitrov in Semis

In his first ATP World Tour final on home soil , the Australian came under initial pressure at the Queensland Tennis Centre as his opponent started strongly. Kyrgios held his ground and struck back at the first...More..

FA To Investigate Holgate's Racism Allegation Against Firmino
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

FA To Investigate Holgate's Racism Allegation Against Firmino

Firmino was pushed into the crowd by the Everton defender which led him to rush over and unleash a verbal assault on the youngster. Whatever came out of Firmino's mouth appeared to offend Holgate, though. T...More..

Raiders hire Jon Gruden as coach, give him 10-year contract
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Raiders hire Jon Gruden as coach, give him 10-year contract

Gruden would succeed Jack Del Rio , who was sacked after the regular-season finale Sunday. Del Rio went 25-23 in three seasons with Oakland. The team announced the move Saturday as soon as Gruden finished ...More..

Kentucky Drops but Remains in this Weeks AP Top 25
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Kentucky Drops but Remains in this Weeks AP Top 25

What are you doing?" He said Kentucky just not have veteran players to spread that message about the learning process in the dorm or team hotel. "I can't fight for you". They travel to # 19 Texas A&M on Thurs...More..