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Sports Klopp 'not over the moon' as Bayern frustrate Liverpool
Author: 0 Klopp 'not over the moon' as Bayern frustrate Liverpool

Liverpool simply could not find the fluency and rhythm that brings the best out of their forward line although they will be pleased, in the absence of their defensive rock Virgil van Dijk , to have kept out Bayern . Instead, the Reds came close to grabbing a late victor through Mane's header at the near post but Neuer smothered the danger on 83 minutes. Pundit Rio Ferdinand believes Bayern pulled off a "tactical masterclass" to keep Liverpool out.

Sports Reasons Packers need to trade for Antonio Brown after Steelers meeting
Author: 0 Reasons Packers need to trade for Antonio Brown after Steelers meeting

He pulled out of the Pro Bowl with an injury, and Rooney indicated the team had been unable to make contact with Brown in the weeks after Pittsburgh finished 9-6-1 and failed to reach the playoffs. Big Chest,' is still under contract with the Steelers through 2021. If he's released, he can negotiate a new contract with the team of his choosing.

Sports The UEFA Champions League's Last 10 Golden Boot Winners
Author: 0 The UEFA Champions League's Last 10 Golden Boot Winners

Barca coach Ernesto Valverde believes away goals could be crucial in determining who will progress to the quarter-finals. "It is going to be a big challenge for us". This is the 15th straight year that the Spanish giants have made the knockout round of the Champions League , but they have not won the competition since 2015.

Sports Franck Ribery, Jerome Boateng out of Bayern Munich squad for Liverpool match
Author: 0 Franck Ribery, Jerome Boateng out of Bayern Munich squad for Liverpool match

Kovac's side have scored three goals or more in their last seven matches in all competitions and the former Croatia worldwide does not predict a goalless stalemate on Merseyside. "He must be absolute pain-free to play and we are confident that our medical team can get it done for tomorrow". Their defence isn't as good as it once was, said Hamann, and they have a habit of giving up too many chances in games that they control going forward.

Sports Watch again: Emiliano Sala's funeral takes place in his Argentinian home town
Author: 0 Watch again: Emiliano Sala's funeral takes place in his Argentinian home town

A public service was held in the club's gymnasium, before a private service later in the evening. He was "loved and admired by all", a restaurant owner told AFP. Just two days after making the move, Sala had flown back to Nantes on January 21 to pay farewell to his former teammates. Sala's body was recovered from the seabed wreckage last week but the plane's pilot is still missing.

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Author: 0 "All my fault" - Marcelo mocks fan criticism after Girona performance

He was the one who did the most damage to Real Madrid . The defeat ended Real's five-match winning run and left them third in the table, nine points behind leaders Barcelona . Portu hit the crossbar and then scored a 74th-minute victor to severely dent Real's hopes of becoming Spanish champions this season. Despite controlling most of the possession, as well as shots on target Madrid , were unable to hist back against Girona's surprise attack.

Sports Manchester City to play Swansea City in FA Cup quarter-finals
Author: 0 Manchester City to play Swansea City in FA Cup quarter-finals

Manchester United were drawn away from home for the third round in succession with Molineux their next destination following victories at Emirates Stadium and Stamford Bridge . 'I think so, I am not sure but I think so, ' said Sarri . A frantic opening quarter hour saw Chelsea's Pedro force a good save from Sergio Romero before Gonzalo Higuain powered a header wide of the far post from an inswinging Cesar Azpilicueta cross.

Sports Halep sinks Svitolina to make Qatar final
Author: 0 Halep sinks Svitolina to make Qatar final

Seemingly down and nearly out at 1-4 in the third set, world number three Halep was roared on by a large and noisy set of Romanian fans to secure a remarkable 6-3, 3-6, 6-4 victory over the Ukrainian. The Romanian No. 1 is heading into this fixture on the back of a thrilling, three-set victory over Elina Svitolina in the quarterfinal. It was the turning point of the match.

Sports Fury's new deal puts Wilder rematch in doubt
Author: 0 Fury's new deal puts Wilder rematch in doubt

Warren, who said Fury has been promised three fights in 2019 with the first targeted in May, also revealed that Wilder's team wasn't told of the ESPN ahead of it being announced. The deal with ESPN could have an impact on the 30-year-old's rematch with WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder. "Top Rank is very excited to enter into the promotional arrangement along with Queensberry Promotions for the lineal heavyweight champion, Tyson Fury", Arum said.

Sports Fabinho to start in Liverpool defence against Bayern Munich
Author: 0 Fabinho to start in Liverpool defence against Bayern Munich

The Bavarian giants go into the match as slight underdogs, but they may have some reason for optimism. Joe Gomez has been out injured since the end of 2018. " Maybe at the start of the season they didn't have that, but now they are chasing the situation ". Bayern Munich have been dealt a heavy blow after one of their starting center-backs has been ruled out of their clash against Mohamed Salah's Liverpool with a stomach flu.

Sports West Indies vs England - 1st ODI International Preview & Prediction
Author: 0 West Indies vs England - 1st ODI International Preview & Prediction

Gayle, who remains the Windies' second-leading ODI run scorer, has scored the most centuries (23) by a West Indian in the ODI format. Gayle, 39, confirmed his pending retirement after a practice session at Kensington Oval yesterday ahead of Wednesday's start to the five-match ODI series against England.

Sports ‘Multiple’ MLB teams offering Bryce Harper over $30M per year
Author: 0 ‘Multiple’ MLB teams offering Bryce Harper over $30M per year

At one point, BetOnline had given the Giants 1/1 odds of signing Harper, with the Padres at 5/2 and the Phillies at 4/1. "Rumors spreading that Harper will be a Phillie for 10 years and 310 million". The 2010 first overall pick and six-time All-Star owns a career.900 OPS. According to Jon Heyman of MLB Network , the Padres have made an offer of roughly eight years and $250 million to Machado.

Sports Bayern handed injury boost ahead of Liverpool clash
Author: 0 Bayern handed injury boost ahead of Liverpool clash

Nabil Fekir earned Lyon a 2-1 home win against Guingamp as they cemented third place in Ligue 1 before their Champions League clash against Barcelona. HEAD TO HEAD : Liverpool has a respectable record from their previous encounters with Bayern Munich , though the two sides have only met seven times previously, with the last clash between the two coming in the 2001 UEFA Super Cup.

Sports Zinedine Zidane will accept the Chelsea job if three conditions are met
Author: 0 Zinedine Zidane will accept the Chelsea job if three conditions are met

City and Swansea City have never met before in the FA Cup . In the second half we should have kept the ball more to make it more hard for them, but we can be happy of course with the performance and the result. It's safe to say that Chelsea fans haven't been enjoying football of late. "We need more movements without the ball and less actions individually because when you have spaces you can go for the individual action, but when the situation is like the second you must move the ball ...

Sports José Mourinho being embarrassed by rookie Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
Author: 0 José Mourinho being embarrassed by rookie Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Many pundits believe that the player's fortune would change after Solskjaer was named the interim manager at the club. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has hailed Paul Pogba as "one of the best attacking midfielders in the world" after he inspired Manchester United to victory at Chelsea .

Sports FA Cup: Mahrez seals big win for City
Author: 0 FA Cup: Mahrez seals big win for City

Guardiola would not be drawn on suggestions his side could win all four competitions they are still competing in as he faced the media after his side's latest win. We prepare well, game by game, and we will see what is our end point. "They were better than us in long-ball situations, but in the second half we adjusted with some movement".

Sports Daytona Speedweeks ends with a familiar sight: Denny Hamlin in Victory Lane
Author: 0 Daytona Speedweeks ends with a familiar sight: Denny Hamlin in Victory Lane

Hendrick Motorsports did it in 1997 with Jeff Gordon, Terry Labonte and Ricky Craven. "When (Logano) did (make a move), I really just started hitting the brake and backing up and making sure I didn't get too big of a gap". "It wrecked a lot of cars". He's now a two-time Daytona 500 victor and Hamlin quickly ended the drought that lasted through the entire 2018 season.

Sports F1 Veteran Raikkonen Offers Sage Advice to LeClerc
Author: 0 F1 Veteran Raikkonen Offers Sage Advice to LeClerc

Teams use filming days as shakedowns in pre-season because it's a useful opportunity to perform system checks while also giving them time to iron out any niggles that might arise so they can hit the ground running when testing begins. Raikkonen also said he had no prior notion of Maurizio Arrivabene being axed by the Scuderia, who named Mattia Binotto as his immediate replacement.

Sports Chelsea star reveals Maurizio Sarri could be sacked after Carabao Cup final
Author: 0 Chelsea star reveals Maurizio Sarri could be sacked after Carabao Cup final

Chelsea suffered their heaviest defeat for 28 years when they were thrashed 6-0 at Manchester City last weekend, an indignity that came just weeks after a humiliating 4-0 loss at Bournemouth. It would be a huge boost to Ole Gunnar Solskjaer if Lingard and Martial were passed fit in time , with their energy and goal threat much missed when they left the field against PSG.

Sports Devin Booker knocked out in NBA All-Star Three Point Contest
Author: 0 Devin Booker knocked out in NBA All-Star Three Point Contest

Dennis Smith Jr's dunk was a stand-out from the bunch, as he dunked over J. Cole. And in a weekend where the Curry family - Dell Curry is a former Charlotte star, Steph is a three-time National Basketball Association champion, Seth is in the league and mother Sonya beat them all by making an underhand half-court shot Friday - was celebrated, the trophy finish didn't happen.

Sports Former Wahoo Joe Harris Wins NBA Three-Point Shootout
Author: 0 Former Wahoo Joe Harris Wins NBA Three-Point Shootout

But, again, shooting off of the rack for a minute is not indicative of being a better shooter than Steph Curry . I don't want anybody to get it twisted. Hield put up 19 points in the finals to settle for 3rd. But when reminded by reporters that he had previously said the highest score between the two won the bet, he relented.

Author: 0 Denny Hamlin cruises to 2nd Daytona 500 victory in 4 years

A wild race featuring three wrecks and two red-flag stoppages totaling almost 40 minutes during the final 10 laps of regulation came down to three of NASCAR's top drivers battling during overtime that extended the 200-lap race to 207 circuits around the 2.5-mile oval at Daytona International Speedway.

Sports ‘Almost perfect’ Nishikori sets up Wawrinka Rotterdam semi-final
Author: 0 ‘Almost perfect’ Nishikori sets up Wawrinka Rotterdam semi-final

It was his first final since the 2017 French Open, where he previously met Monfils in the fourth round. The Swiss wildcard broke for a 5-4 lead in the opening set and sealed the win in a well-mastered tie-break. I had to break his momentum . Opelka's title-match opponent will be Canadian qualifier Brayden Schnur, whose dream week continued with a 7-6 (7), 4-6, 6-3 win over No.

Author: 0 Manchester City crush Welsh minnows Newport's FA Cup dream

A big compliment to all the guys who played today. Today was a good test for him, it's not the fact he can not run because he runs incredible but it's the second balls and the long balls, it's a good test for him and he learnt a lot, I'm sure.

Sports PGA Tour: Justin Thomas, Adam Scott lead Genesis Open
Author: 0 PGA Tour: Justin Thomas, Adam Scott lead Genesis Open

Playing in the intended morning wave alongside last week's Pebble Beach victor Phil Mickelson and Xander Schauffele , Spieth chipped in from off the green at the hard par-4 second (his 11th hole) for a birdie to take the lead at five-under-par.

Sports Colin Kaepernick reaches deal with the NFL
Author: 0 Colin Kaepernick reaches deal with the NFL

As for which team it would be, Geragos suggested the Carolina Panthers - a " natural place " considering Reid now plays for the team - but then added that 'it would not surprise me if [Patriots owner] Bob Kraft makes a move'. The NFL Players Association supported the decision by Kaepernick and Reid despite not knowing exact details of the settlement. "That would not surprise me".

Sports Tiger Woods makes major Saturday surge at Riviera
Author: 0 Tiger Woods makes major Saturday surge at Riviera

He immediately bogeyed his first hole, the par-3 fourth, and then hung on until he got the birdie putt at the ninth to drop. The third round was set to resume at 6:45 am (1445 GMT), as organizers pushed to complete a tournament that lost seven hours to a rain delay on Thursday.

Sports Colorado store that ditched Nike over Kaepernick ad goes out of business
Author: 0 Colorado store that ditched Nike over Kaepernick ad goes out of business

A Colorado sports store is closing its doors after sales dropped following the owner's decision a year ago to stop stocking Nike items, according to KOAA News 5 in Pueblo, Col. I didn't give in. "I did it my way", he said . "Nike ran that ad to increase business, and I'm just collateral damage", he said . Newsweek reached out to Martin but did not receive a response in time for publication.