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Alexis Sanchez expected to remain at Arsenal next season
- May 01, 2017

Arsenal defender Laurent Koscielny says the club's players must take responsibility for their performances and not leave manager Arsene Wenger to take the blame for recent results. The French mentor added: "When at Arsenal football club we want the team to turn up in big games and I think we done that today". That for me is the most important. (more...)
Daniel Jeremiah Has Raiders Selecting Marlon Humphrey Daniel Jeremiah Has Raiders Selecting Marlon Humphrey
- May 01, 2017

Alabama leads the nation with 18 first-round picks since 2009, and has had at least one player taken on the first day of the three-day draft each of the last nine seasons, including just a single player each of the last two years. And third, find a replacement for Timmy Jernigan in Chris Wormley with their first 3rd round selection. Humphrey has been getting some late buzz as a potential top 10 pick. (more...)
Spurs keep pressure on Chelsea, Manchester misery Spurs keep pressure on Chelsea, Manchester misery
- May 01, 2017

Pedro's brilliant strike and goals from Gary Cahill and Willian secured Chelsea's fourth win in their last five league games, sparking jubilant celebrations from Conte and his players. Second-half goals from Dele Alli and Harry Kane ensured Spurs will finish above Arsenal in the table for the first time since 1995. Willian added a third for the visitors late on, with some supporters questioning Stekelenburg's positioning as he was drawn out of his goal towards Cesc Fabregas, who cut the ... (more...)
Bayern Munich wins record 5th straight Bundesliga title Bayern Munich wins record 5th straight Bundesliga title
- April 30, 2017

Leipzig's result at their Red Bull Arena, where defender Alfredo Morales was sent off with four minutes left to play, left Bayern seven points clear with the Bavarians still having four games to play. A thundering finish from the angle from Joshua Kimmich applied the finishing touches with the final goal of the evening on 85 minutes. Ribery was one of several Bayern players to express their delight at the club's title success and reserved special praise for his experienced team-mates. (more...)
Does Cal QB Davis Webb get selected in the first round? Does Cal QB Davis Webb get selected in the first round?
- April 30, 2017

Webb is a good developmental project and he didn't cost too much. There's no denying his mental prowess and the intangibles he brings to the table, but after getting top-32 hype for the last month, Webb looks like he'll tumble all the way to Day 3. (more...)
Dejan Lovren signs new and improved contract with club
- April 30, 2017

Liverpool's hopes of finishing in a top-four position are still achievable, but they made their task slightly harder by losing 2-1 at home to Crystal Palace last Sunday. "If Dejan played for another club you'd think about signing him", said the former Borussia Dortmund manager, as reported by the Liverpool Echo . (more...)
Predators sweep the Blackhawks after a 4-1 win in Game 4 Predators sweep the Blackhawks after a 4-1 win in Game 4
- April 30, 2017

There are eight teams left and every team is a great team". "And if that's the case, then we're going to get rid of those people". "We're a pretty serious hockey club", said Predators forward Colton Sissons , who scored the first of Nashville's three third-period goals. (more...)
Broncos stack both sides of the line with new draft picks Broncos stack both sides of the line with new draft picks
- April 30, 2017

You want tough guys, confident guys. "To think where he was a year ago - he didn't join us until mid-summer last year and to go to where he is right now is incredible". The Broncos sorely missed Malik Jackson a year ago but feel both Gotsis and Walker can stuff the run and push the pocket from the inside. Henderson could provide just that while plugging at least a couple of holes for the Broncos. (more...)
Jahri Evans a flawless short-term answer for Packers Jahri Evans a flawless short-term answer for Packers
- April 30, 2017

Evans started all 16 games last season for New Orleans. He has been voted to six Pro Bowls, named to The Associated Press All-Pro team four times and selected to the Pro Football Weekly/Pro Football Writers Association All-NFL team three times. (more...)
Andy Murray loses to Dominic Thiem in Barcelona Open semi-finals
- April 30, 2017

Murray again had problems with his serve and was broken three times in losing the first set in 34 minutes. Fourth seed Dominic Thiem stands between Murray and a place in the final after the Austrian beat Japan's Yuichi Sugita 6-1 6-2. The Spaniard - victor of nine French Open title and widely considered the best clay court exponent the game was seen - produced a shot that was half-volley, half- self defence and all kinds of confusing. (more...)
Brewers 360: Levering impressed by Thames start; demeanor
- April 28, 2017

Lackey's pitching coach, Chris Bosio, got in on the implication act too in an interview on 670 The Score, noting that Thames is "doing stuff that I haven't seen for a long time", comparing him to Barry Bonds and Manny Ramirez, saying "his body has changed" and also invoking the term "head-scratcher". (more...)
Mets push back Syndergaard, start Gsellman vs. Braves Mets push back Syndergaard, start Gsellman vs. Braves
- April 28, 2017

He allowed six runs (five earned) in four-plus innings. Given that the disabled list has been reduced to 10 games , it probably would have been smart for the Mets to just shelve Cespedes until he was fully back, but instead now he'll surely miss more time. (more...)
Dodgers bring up top prospect Cody Bellinger Dodgers bring up top prospect Cody Bellinger
- April 26, 2017

The Los Angeles Dodgers announced that one of the top power-hitting prospects in baseball will be making his way to the majors. Bellinger is a gifted first baseman with defensive skills that scouts project as Gold Glove-caliber. "He just had a lovely swing". In Triple-A and obviously up here, the ball moves and it's not going to be a straight heater all the time. With Julio Urias slated to start the getaway game on Thursday afternoon against the Giants, the Dodgers seem to be putting all ... (more...)
Malcolm Butler trade rumors
- April 26, 2017

New England Patriots cornerback Malcolm Butler signed the team's tender offer on Friday, clearing the way for a possible trade to the New Orleans Saints. Restricted free agents are players with three accrued seasons of service time. But Butler went undrafted. Butler can skip the offseason program, including next month's OTAs, but those are voluntary anyway. (more...)
Derek Jeter, Jeb Bush win auction for Miami Marlins
- April 26, 2017

Jeb Bush is a Wall Street-worshipping , vengeful political bully who cursed the world with Marco Rubio , birthed a comically failed charter school movement and comes from the most unbearable political family outside of Trump Tower. The former New York Yankees star and former Florida governor have joined forces in their pursuit of the Miami Marlins , a person familiar with the situation said Wednesday. (more...)
Eric Thames bashes his way into Brewers' record book Eric Thames bashes his way into Brewers' record book
- April 26, 2017

Thames hit a solo shot deep to right field, while Perez hit this moon shot to center that bounced off the center of the score board putting the Brewers up four nothing. He walked four and struck out one. Thames has more home runs in six games against the Reds (eight) than any other hitter in Major League Baseball has home runs overall. (more...)
Senators survive another OT to advance in National Hockey League playoffs Senators survive another OT to advance in National Hockey League playoffs
- April 25, 2017

Despite squandering a 2-0 lead, one of the bright spots in Game 5 for Ottawa was a much-anticipated goal from Stone, who notched his first career playoff tally and halted a 19-game drought overall dating to February 19. "We're not going to get ahead of ourselves now". "It was off his paddle and went right to me". Stafford scored Boston's first opening-period goal of the series at 18:13 on his wrister from the right circle. (more...)
Beckham lauds 'special' duo Kante and Alli Beckham lauds 'special' duo Kante and Alli
- April 25, 2017

And also I think these two seasons, his award. that will bring a lot of confidence in himself. Permission to use quotations from this article is granted subject to appropriate credit being given to www.theeagleonline.com.ng as the source. But Kante thrived as Conte switched to a 3-4-3 formation and Chelsea won 13 successive Premier League games. On a side note, more than 40,000 BBC readers selected their best Premier League XI, and the most common pick was Dele Alli. (more...)
Petr Cech says Gunners must be flawless going forwards
- April 25, 2017

Looking ahead to the derby with Manchester United, the veteran Ivory Coast midfielder added: "Maybe on Thursday we are going to have a better referee or maybe play without a referee - I'd prefer that". The defeat for City means Guardiola will finish his first season at The Etihad Stadium without a trophy. They showed a united, determined and playful response. (more...)
Bo Scarbrough: Trio of Alabama backs out for spring game Bo Scarbrough: Trio of Alabama backs out for spring game
- April 24, 2017

Kiffin said he thought Hurts and Tagovailoa eventually would be first-round-pick-caliber quarterbacks. Despite a new offensive coordinator and star players leaving for the National Football League, the Tide are the favorites again heading into next season. (more...)