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Solskjaer Man Utd job: 'Absolute nonsense!' - Carragher rubbishes Ince's Solskjaer claim

Solskjaer Man Utd job: 'Absolute nonsense!' - Carragher rubbishes Ince's Solskjaer claim

The Argentine is 11/4 with Betfair to be the next permanent manager at the Bernabeu, though - somewhat ironically - former United boss Jose Mourinho , sacked from Old Trafford in December, heads that market at 7/4 to return to Madrid. "It's working and we need to carry it on". We dominated the game and we created more chances than them. Thoughts on Pogba's recent form for United? I know we didn't have the best of pace but we still attacked. Read More

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Spurs leading goalscorer out until March due to ankle ligament damage

Spurs leading goalscorer out until March due to ankle ligament damage

The England captain is not expected even to resume training until early March. The 25-year-old Kane has endured ankle problems in the past, with an issue in 2016 forcing him to miss several weeks. Given that schedule, Kane may have been rested for the FA Cup fourth-round match against Crystal Palace. With Son Heung-Min now away at the Asian Cup, and the final of that competition taking place on February 1, the injury has come at a bad time for Spurs. Read More

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Arsenal's inconsistency could hurt top-four chances, says Emery

Arsenal's inconsistency could hurt top-four chances, says Emery

Sanchez, when I used to go to Arsenal to watch him play, he was phenomenal. "I think the most important thing for us is to recover our confidence and be more competitive. "It's an issue that the club must see what is the best for him, for the player, for the club, for everyone". For Arsenal it was a fifth defeat of the season which dented their top-four aspirations, and they have won just four of their 11 matches on the road this season. Read More

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De Minaur, Barty ready to lead home charge in Melbourne

De Minaur, Barty ready to lead home charge in Melbourne

Craig did talk to me yesterday about the fact that from next year they would look at playing the final on a Friday night instead of a Saturday so that the players do have 2 days before playing the Australian Open. "But it's still ages away for me to even think about it". Composed American Sofia Kenin broke through to clinch her first WTA title Saturday with a straight sets win over Slovak Anna Karolina Schmiedlova at the Hobart International. Read More

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Leishman makes move in Sony Open golf

Leishman makes move in Sony Open golf

Andrew Putnam kept himself in contention with a three-under 67 and sits two shots adrift of Kuchar in second place. They remained tied with five holes to play when Putnam made bogey from a deep bunker left of the 14th green, and Kuchar made a pair of 12-foot birdie putts on the next two holes to seize control. Read More

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Arsenal's Ramsey set for Juventus medical on January 13

Arsenal's Ramsey set for Juventus medical on January 13

However, as it stands the Arsenal star is leaning towards going overseas and the BBC claims Ramsey is ready to undergo a medical and sign a pre-contract as soon as he makes a final decision over his new club. "After, his future belongs to him, his family and agent". However, Ramsey is set to end his long association with the Gunners as he has just 5 months left to run on his current contract and talks over an extension collapsed earlier in the season, despite the player being keen to ... Read More

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Bruce Arians comes out of retirement to coach Buccaneers

Bruce Arians comes out of retirement to coach Buccaneers

The former Jets head coach will be Arians' defensive coordinator, according to sources. He's expected to turn around a franchise that has failed to make the playoffs since the 2007 season. Of course, one of the biggest questions may come with how Arians chooses to handle the quarterback situation, and whether or not that will help Jameis Winston continue to move forward as the team's starter. Read More

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JN Radio With Special Guest Manish Mehta; Adam Gase Edition

JN Radio With Special Guest Manish Mehta; Adam Gase Edition

Gase has earned his reputation as a coach who works well with quarterbacks, but his offensive philosophies as a head coach often provided curious results. That could mean the Dolphins already know who their next head coach will be but they just waiting until that coach's season is over. NY was linked to Kliff Kingsbury, but he took the Arizona Cardinals job. Read More

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Talking points ahead of Manchester City's Carabao Cup tie with Burton

Talking points ahead of Manchester City's Carabao Cup tie with Burton

Burton Albion will need a "miracle" to overcome the might of Premier League champions Manchester City over two legs in the League Cup semi-final according to manager Nigel Clough, but he is no stranger to producing Cup upsets. And we stopped them, that's a positive for us. "That's why we had several thousands supporters here celebrating the fact we'll probably never be here again". Read More

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Bears DC Vic Fangio to become Broncos head coach

Bears DC Vic Fangio to become Broncos head coach

Fangio will face a Bears defense that should look similar to the one he coached in 2018. He later agreed to continue as the defensive coordinator. In 19 seasons with several different National Football League teams, Fangio's defenses have ranked in the top 10 in yards given up and points against eight times. Read More

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Kei Nishikori, Karolina Pliskova win Brisbane International titles

Kei Nishikori, Karolina Pliskova win Brisbane International titles

Earlier on Saturday, world No. 5 Naomi Osaka suffered a 6-2, 6-4 loss to No. 27-ranked Lesia Tsurenko , which cost the young star a place in the final and a chance to move up to the No. Former world number one Karolina Pliskova lost her way midway through a "strange" encounter with Ajla Tomljanovic on Friday, before recovering to blaze past the Australian 6-1 1-6 6-1 and into the Brisbane International semi-finals. Read More

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Germany set up Swiss rematch in Hopman Cup final

Germany set up Swiss rematch in Hopman Cup final

Thanks to the Fast4 format, the final match culminated in a championship point for both teams simultaneously: At 4-4 in the third-set tiebreak between Switzerland and Germany, it was truly victor take all. "It is good to finish on a singles performance like this, I was able to come up with some good serve and volley and it all worked out today". It wasn't until Kerber's third chance that a backhand victor secured the 6-4, 7-6 (8/6) win. Read More

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#WelcomeBrahim: Real Madrid unveil £15.5m Brahim Diaz after move from City

#WelcomeBrahim: Real Madrid unveil £15.5m Brahim Diaz after move from City

I had three options after leaving Manchester City . Real Madrid has signed Brahim Diaz from Manchester City after the 19-year-old winger failed to get enough first-team opportunities at the Premier League champions. Brahim Diaz says he never considered a club other than Real Madrid when he chose to leave Manchester City after not getting many chances with the English Premier League titleholder. Read More

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Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp ready to throw kids in for Wolves clash

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp ready to throw kids in for Wolves clash

We have a lot of these young boys but they have all the time in the world. 'He is now with us since February previous year and if you could see them every day then you would see the big steps they make. "We have to fight a lot, but this win gives us a lot of confidence". For Liverpool , we can be sure of who will not feature - Nathaniel Clyne and Dominic Solanke as both have signed for Bournemouth on Friday - Clyne on loan and the striker permanently. Read More

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Butler not a Hall of Fame Finalist

Butler not a Hall of Fame Finalist

In all there are three safeties, two cornerbacks, two offensive tackles, two coaches, one guard, one center, one tight end, one running back, one wide receiver, and one defensive lineman as finalists. His 15,610 total yards from scrimmage ranks 11th all-time among running backs, and is more than Hall of Fame backs Eric Dickerson, Jerome Bettis and Jim Brown. Read More

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Ole Gunnar Solskjaer out to emulate Sir Matt Busby

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer out to emulate Sir Matt Busby

Sanchez endured a torrid 2018, scoring just four goals in 30 appearances after his lucrative January transfer from Arsenal , but Solskjaer believes the Chilean will fit perfectly into his plans. It doesn't matter the manager during the week - they can win the matches". If Paul Pogba has indeed "got a knock", it could just as easily have come from one of the occasions when he threw himself to the ground for no reason at other times in the game. Read More

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DeMar DeRozan records first career triple-double against Raptors

DeMar DeRozan records first career triple-double against Raptors

It's going to be a good game". DeRozan tallied his first career triple-double for San Antonio in its 125-107 win over Toronto on Thursday. "He's been a great teammate". "I felt badly about it. Kawhi is a high-character guy". We'll see what the fans show. Even DeRozan, who on numerous occasions has expressed disappointment and anger about being traded from Toronto, doesn't expect this contest to have any added significance. Read More

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Antonio Brown likes IG post of him in 49ers uniform

Antonio Brown likes IG post of him in 49ers uniform

Amid the Antonio Brown controversy came in starting QB Ben Roethlisberger who chose to throw Le'Veon Bell under the bus and essentially blame him for the team falling apart towards the end of the season and missing the playoffs. San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle beat Adams to it earlier in the week, though the tweet he sent to Brown was a bit more subtle. Head coach Kyle Shanahan has said a few times that you do anything possible to add a No. Read More

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Jurgen Klopp v Pep Guardiola - a look at the managers

Jurgen Klopp v Pep Guardiola - a look at the managers

Guardiola believes the game at the Etihad is a "big opportunity" to close the gap on an unbeaten Liverpool side, with Tottenham now one point ahead of City in second. Guardiola, not Klopp, has been the one tinkering with tactics heading into their matchups. In October, he reined in his fullbacks and kept the central midfield compact and close to his wingers. Read More

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Djokovic claims 4th Mubadala title

Djokovic claims 4th Mubadala title

In the year's final Grand Slam in NY, the Serbian defeated Argentine Juan Martin del Potro 6-3, 7-6 (7-4) 6-3 in an exciting final winning his third US Open title. After receiving his Championship trophy, Djokovic said: 'I'm really happy to have a match like this. "Positive three days here", Khachanov said of how he had enjoyed his first time at the event at the International Tennis Stadium at Zayed Sports City. Read More

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Patrick McCaw Explains Why He Left Warriors to Join Cavs

Patrick McCaw Explains Why He Left Warriors to Join Cavs

The contract is fully non-guaranteed. The guard refused to sign his term sheet with the Warriors over the offseason and has been without the team for the entirety of the season. The Cavaliers will get the opportunity to watch McCaw, a 23-year-old forward, for the rest of the season before deciding whether to guarantee the second year of his deal. Read More

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Wounded City ready to fight Liverpool, insists Kompany

Wounded City ready to fight Liverpool, insists Kompany

Just now, we have nothing and that's why at the end of the season, hopefully we can talk about it". They've won the title. "We spoke about responsibilities and what we are as a team and they did it today, that was fantastic". "I'm sure when we keep going like this we are going to be very successful". "Hendo came in on Saturday and played the half-space and helped so much with how we defended". Read More

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Scotland’s Norrie is outclassed by stylish Federer in Hopman Cup

Scotland’s Norrie is outclassed by stylish Federer in Hopman Cup

Desperate to match Margaret's grand slam record of 24 singles crowns, Williams is on a mission - as evidenced by occasional bursts of emotion against world No 41 Sakkari. "This time it's against Serena, who is one of the biggest champions ever in our sport - men and women combined". Federer said he'd been in good touch in practice and was pleased to see that form carry through to his first official outing of the new season. Read More

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