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Sports Man United legend defends Paul Pogba after Jose Mourinho sacking
Author: 0 Man United legend defends Paul Pogba after Jose Mourinho sacking

Speaking to Sky Sports News tonight, Neville said he didn't buy any of the excuses from Pogba's camp when talking about an Instagram post which appeared moments after Mourinho was sacked. When contacted about Solskjaer's potential return to United , a senior figure at Molde told Metro.co.uk: "we will not comment on this" before adding a smiling face emoji.

Sports Bears Voted Into Pro Bowl
Author: 0 Bears Voted Into Pro Bowl

The team has had eight Pro Bowl selections in that span: linebacker Paul Posluszny (2013), wide receiver Allen Robinson (2015), Bouye (2017), defensive end Calais Campbell (2017), defensive Malik Jackson (2017), defensive end Yannick Ngakoue (2017), linebacker Telvin Smith (2017) and Ramsey.

Sports IPL auctions 2019: ‘Pick Yuvraj Singh’- Fans request RCB
Author: 0 IPL auctions 2019: ‘Pick Yuvraj Singh’- Fans request RCB

To everyone's surprise, all-rounder Yuvraj Singh remained unsold at the IPL 2019 auctions, while Australian cricketer Moises Henriques is sold to Kings XI Punjab for Rs 1 crore. The nine players in the Rs 2 crore bracket are Brendon McCullum , Chris Woakes, Lasith Malinga, Shaun Marsh, Sam Curran, Colin Ingram, Corey Anderson, Angelo Mathews and D'Arcy Short.

Sports Anthony Martial agent unimpressed with Man Utd deal offer
Author: 0 Anthony Martial agent unimpressed with Man Utd deal offer

Manchester United have triggered a one-year extension to Anthony Martial's contract to keep him tied to the club until the summer of 2020, Press Association Sport understands. Before the start of this term it was feared that Martial could have left in the summer transfer window after a pre-season spat with Jose Mourinho over the attendance of his child being born.

Sports Contrasting reactions from Virat Kohli and Tim Paine during post-match handshakes
Author: 0 Contrasting reactions from Virat Kohli and Tim Paine during post-match handshakes

The Boxing Day Test will be played from December 26 in Melbourne Cricket Ground for which Mayank Agarwal and Hardik Pandya has been called in. "We definitely will (the Indian team for a beer) after the series". But Kohli, one of the most animated players in world cricket, said there was nothing to worry about in what was said during the match. "If it's the same eleven, then great, but if we have to make some changes I am sure will talk about that at some stage".

Sports Nathan Lyon gets Virat Kohli in second Test In Perth
Author: 0 Nathan Lyon gets Virat Kohli in second Test In Perth

It was Kohli who started the battle of words this time around by having a go at his Australian counterpart Tim Paine at the end of the second's day's play and nearly had a physical altercation with him while he was batting during the morning session of Day 4.

Sports Mourinho admits his side couldn't handle cope with Liverpool's 'intensity'
Author: 0 Mourinho admits his side couldn't handle cope with Liverpool's 'intensity'

Mourinho's men were finally breached when Sadio Mane controlled Fabinho's chipped ball into the penalty area on his chest and volleyed past the onrushing De Gea on 24 minutes. "I'm not too anxious about them (because) they will do what they do and we'll have to try to win our games and go forward". Eden Hazard was without a doubt the man of the match with one goal scored and one assist, whom he sent to Pedro.

Sports Canelo Alvarez eases to Rocky Fielding victory
Author: 0 Canelo Alvarez eases to Rocky Fielding victory

Most fighters dream of boxing at Madison Square Garden, but when Fielding was picked as the fall guy in the first part of what Alvarez calls "stage two" of his career, it would have been ambitious to think there could have been any other outcome.

Sports Messi Dominates as Barcelona Retakes La Liga Lead
Author: 0 Messi Dominates as Barcelona Retakes La Liga Lead

The Rayo Vallecano vs FC Barcelona match in the La Liga starts at 1:15 PM IST, 16th December. Messi put through Luiz Suarez for the opener before converting two clinical finishes. Valverde's decision to rest some key players, including Messi , in this fixture last season ended Barca's hopes of going the entire league campaign unbeaten.

Sports Suns owner Robert Sarver affirms commitment to keep team in Phoenix
Author: 0 Suns owner Robert Sarver affirms commitment to keep team in Phoenix

He's so tight he squeaks when he walks. 'And you have been negotiating with this kind of person? "First and foremost, the Phoenix Suns aren't leaving Phoenix", Sarver stated. The City Council is made up of seven people, meaning four "yes" votes are needed to allocate the money for the arena. Sarver can good and well afford to pay for the arena upgrades and practice facilities, or at the very least, pay for a good portion of it.

Sports Damning stats expose United's limp loss to Liverpool
Author: 0 Damning stats expose United's limp loss to Liverpool

Manchester United's Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho and Liverpool's German manager Jurgen Klopp shake hands after the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Manchester United at Anfield. "We managed that very well". Comparing the two sides, there is now a gap of 19 points between Liverpool at the top of the tree and Manchester United down in sixth.

Sports Rocky Fielding lists the mistakes he made against ‘better man’ Canelo Alvarez
Author: 0 Rocky Fielding lists the mistakes he made against ‘better man’ Canelo Alvarez

He's a great fighter, I respect him. 'To make good fights for the people, make good fights for the public, and to make sure the name of Canelo Alvarez and of Mexico is held up high. A blow to the head sent 31-year-old Fielding to the floor for a third time in the third round, and it was when Alvarez's relentless body shots sent Fielding crashing a fourth time that the referee decided he had seen enough.

Sports Hector Bellerin: Arsenal defender out for 'some weeks'
Author: 0 Hector Bellerin: Arsenal defender out for 'some weeks'

Southampton took Redmond - who had required treatment after the Koscielny challenge - off, Shane Long replacing him, but he was unable to get into the game as Arsenal pressed, Iwobi's low cross claimed under pressure by McCarthy. "The objective is the top four, but we know it's not easy as the other teams are at a high level". Arsenal finished with a makeshift back-four comprising of two natural central midfielders in Ainsley Maitland-Niles as well as Laurent Koscielny and Nacho Monreal ...

Sports Perth Test: Virat Kohli pumps up Indian crowd, responds to Aussie jeers
Author: 0 Perth Test: Virat Kohli pumps up Indian crowd, responds to Aussie jeers

Kohli, who marched to the crease on Saturday with India in deep trouble at 2-8, outclassed Australia's star-studded attack in a composed knock of 123 to help India post a first-innings total of 283. The celebration from Paine behind the stumps was rather subdued, given they had fired verbal volleys at each other in the morning. Virat Kohli has words with Tim Paine at stumps.

Sports West Indies Suffer Series Defeat
Author: 0 West Indies Suffer Series Defeat

The recently concluded 3-match ODIs witnessed the duo of Soumya Sarkar and Tamim Iqbal rise agianst the Caribbean ante and a similar could be expected from the southpaws in the upcoming contest. With the series squared up at 1-1, the decider between Bangladesh and Windies will take place in Sylhet . The venue of the match is at Sylhet International Cricket Stadium, Sylhet .

Sports Celtic lose but scrape through to Europa League knockout stage
Author: 0 Celtic lose but scrape through to Europa League knockout stage

Salzburg have scored at least three goals in four of their five group games thus far and bet365 go 13/8 (2.63 ) that the Austrians score more than one goal in Glasgow. I am feeling good and ready to go whenever the gaffer needs me. "Obviously, there's a lot of prestige attached to European goals and, when you look at the list and see that you're close to a certain player then you want to emulate them".

Sports Chelsea Question Fans’ ‘Brainpower’ After Anti-Semitic Chants In Europa League Match
Author: 0 Chelsea Question Fans’ ‘Brainpower’ After Anti-Semitic Chants In Europa League Match

Maurizio Sarri is waiting to discover the extent of Alvaro Morata's knee injury after the striker was substituted in Chelsea's 2-2 Europa League Group L draw at Vidi in Budapest. It's the second racist allegation levelled against Chelsea fans in the past week. The club released a statement questioning the "brainpower" of those involved, saying their actions have "shamed" the club.

Sports Klopp: I can not keep every Liverpool player happy
Author: 0 Klopp: I can not keep every Liverpool player happy

It was reminiscent of Arsenal opponents serenading Arsene Wenger with "we want you to stay" songs during his latter years in charge and the buoyant Liverpool supporters were mocking not only because their team was better in every department, but also because they simply could not believe how bad United have become.

Sports Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray wins the Heisman trophy
Author: 0 Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray wins the Heisman trophy

Murray was named the 2018 Heisman Trophy victor during the award's annual ceremony on Saturday in New York City. Past year he served as back-up to Oklahoma's Heisman-winning quarterback Baker Mayfield . Murray, also an OU baseball player drafted ninth overall by the Oakland Athletics in July, plans to report to spring training in 2019 after his collegiate football career concludes.

Sports India vs Australia, 2nd Test Day 3
Author: 0 India vs Australia, 2nd Test Day 3

The match can be seen live on the Sony Network and India vs Australia live streaming will be available on SonyLiv. Because you are a human, you are bound to make a mistake. Finch´s dismissal brought out-of-form left-hander Usman Khawaja to the wicket and he made just five, sparring at a short ball from Umesh Yadav and getting a thick edge to wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant.

Sports Dirk Nowitzki goes vintage for his first bucket of the season
Author: 0 Dirk Nowitzki goes vintage for his first bucket of the season

Nowitzki's 21st year with the Mavs sets a record as no other National Basketball Association player has played that many seasons with the same team. He was experiencing tendon soreness before the start of training camp in September, which forced him to push his timeline back. Only Atlanta Hawks forward Vince Carter , Kevin Garnett, Robert Parish , Kevin Willis and Moses Malone have played 21 seasons, but all with multiple teams.

Sports Eddie Hearn reveals Wladimir Klitschiko's stunning text to Anthony Joshua, offering rematch
Author: 0 Eddie Hearn reveals Wladimir Klitschiko's stunning text to Anthony Joshua, offering rematch

Joshua's promoter Eddie Hearn is keen to have Wilder face "AJ" on April 13, the date for the Olympic gold medallist's next Wembley bout. The bout might even land opposite of Anthony Joshua's next scheduled fight on April 13. The former heavyweight world champion hung up his gloves after being stopped by Joshua in a epic clash at Wembley previous year, but now seems tempted by the possibility of getting a second bite at the cherry amid uncertainty over the Brit's next opponent.

Sports Bulls Having Jabari Parker Trade Talks
Author: 0 Bulls Having Jabari Parker Trade Talks

Chicago's on-court issues this season go well beyond Jabari Parker but, after only one-third of the season and 28 games of a two-year contract, it appears his time as a meaningful contributor to the Bulls could be over. If the Bulls decide to follow through on a Parker trade, here are 5 teams that might be interested. Jabari Parker became the Bulls' highest-paid player when he signed a two-year, $40-million deal in July that included a team option on the second season.

Sports Arsenal ace Bukayo Saka sends message to Unai Emery after ‘dream’ debut
Author: 0 Arsenal ace Bukayo Saka sends message to Unai Emery after ‘dream’ debut

Nacho Monreal is back in contention following a hamstring strain and summer signing Stephan Lichtsteiner could feature as a makeshift centre-half as he did as a substitute in the recent 2-2 draw against Manchester United at Old Trafford. "Now we will think for Sunday". Mesut Ozil insists he is "prepared" to play full role in Arsenal's festive programme after recovering from a back injury.

Sports Lakers tipped for SHOCK double trade with Heat, Suns and 76ers
Author: 0 Lakers tipped for SHOCK double trade with Heat, Suns and 76ers

It was the third game in a row that the Spurs held their opponents to less than 100 points, and also marked a fourth straight win at home. Unexpectedly, in spite of LeBron's obvious impact, the Rockets are now ranked far below the Los Angeles Lakers (whom many predicted would not even make the playoffs).

Sports Eagles concerned Carson Wentz won't be able to play because of back
Author: 0 Eagles concerned Carson Wentz won't be able to play because of back

The talk in the City of Brotherly Love revolves around the health of Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz . Pederson added that Wentz's injury was not game-related and he will be re-evaluated on a day-to-day basis. Super Bowl MVP Nick Foles would start in his place. The main storyline heading into this week was Wentz's return to the L.A. Coliseum for the first time since the injury for a rematch against Jared Goff , who went first overall in the 2016 National Football League draft, one slot ...