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Sports Arsenal hero Seaman: Wenger perfect for Chelsea
Author: 0 Arsenal hero Seaman: Wenger perfect for Chelsea

Wenger openly admitted he'd be reluctant to return to the Premier League out of respect for the Gunners said at the Laureus Sports awards this week that he can't think of retirement yet. Jose Mourinho has paid tribute to Arsene Wenger by describing him as "one of the best managers in the history of football ". The pair (Mourinho and Wenger) are among the Premier League's most celebrated managers boasting several domestic honours.

Sports Alfa Romeo unveils Formula 1 auto for new season
Author: 0 Alfa Romeo unveils Formula 1 auto for new season

The former Sauber team are yet to officially launch the auto but Raikkonen was in the cockpit as they got some laps under their belts at Fiorano in Italy in an interim colour scheme featuring hearts. He said the 2019 auto, which is yet to be seen publicly, is "beautiful". "After a long winter we are happy to be on track with our new vehicle for the first time", said Alfa Romeo Racing's technical director Simone Resta .

Sports Manny Machado agrees to 10-year, $300 million deal with Padres
Author: 0 Manny Machado agrees to 10-year, $300 million deal with Padres

The Padres have participated in 50 seasons and have reached the postseason just five times, each of those coming during the only five seasons in which they have won the NL West crown: 1984, 1996, 1998, and 2005-06. "Jerry, in particular, really stepped up". We're disappointed but, hey, we are positioned. Machado also met with the Yankees, a team that had expressed concern over Machado's remarks about hustling - not hustling, actually - during the playoffs.

Sports Champions League: All scoreless
Author: 0 Champions League: All scoreless

It could, therefore, be argued that this weekend's trip to Manchester United in the league is far more important as it is their game in hand over Manchester City , but that won't mean a thing come kick-off time this evening. "I think it's a good result ". Liverpool's strength under Klopp in European competitions has always been the home games - making their way to the finals previous year with devastating home performances against the likes of City and Roma.

Sports Antonio Brown 'Scaring Off Teams' With Recent Twitter Behavior
Author: 0 Antonio Brown 'Scaring Off Teams' With Recent Twitter Behavior

Disgruntled Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown could be digging himself into a hole tweet-by-tweet. ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Brown's agent, Drew Rosenhaus, and Steelers GM Kevin Colbert and executive Omar Kahn took part in the meeting, which he decribed as cordial.

Sports Umtiti Set For Barcelona Return Against Lyon
Author: 0 Umtiti Set For Barcelona Return Against Lyon

Barca have fallen at the quarter-final stage of the Champions League each year since last winning it in 2015, suffering a particularly humiliating elimination to AS Roma last season after taking a 4-1 lead in the first leg of the tie. Barca themselves had 'keeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen to thank for maintaining a clean sheet, with one astonishing early safe in particular when he directed a long-range Martin Terrier rocket onto the crossbar.

Sports Hometown in Argentina cries for Sala during his funeral
Author: 0 Hometown in Argentina cries for Sala during his funeral

They also believe liability for that could be extended to cover Willie and Mark McKay - who admitted arranging Sala's flight but not selecting the plane or pilot - and, in turn, Nantes , for whom the duo had been working. "Subsequently the plane was located on the sea bed in worldwide waters". I think family is so important. Other attendees include Nantes defender Nicolas Pallois and general secretary Loic Morin.

Sports Ramos red card an 'occupational hazard', says Solari
Author: 0 Ramos red card an 'occupational hazard', says Solari

On Sunday, the Spaniard reached an unwanted milestone by becoming the first player in history to receive 20 red cards in La Liga. Madrid took the lead in the 25th minute with Casemiro on target for the second La Liga game in a row, the Brazil midfielder powering home a downward header from a Toni Kroos cross.

Sports Phillies favourites for Harper as market intensifies
Author: 0 Phillies favourites for Harper as market intensifies

For the sake of Philadelphia fans, here's to hoping that Harper realizes the potential in joining a younger team on the rise in the Phillies to put the them in better position to make a run at the World Series. As the Bryce Harper sweepstakes continue to linger well into spring training, the Washington Nationals have once more crept into the picture. After the initial news of the Harper contract came out, Jon Heyman added this.

Sports Mixed results for Tiger Woods after 30 holes at the Genesis Open
Author: 0 Mixed results for Tiger Woods after 30 holes at the Genesis Open

After mixing eight birdies and two bogeys in round two, Thomas was tied at the top with Scott on 11 under. McIlroy had to complete six holes on Saturday morning. "I couldn't feel my toes", Thomas said of the cold that greeted the early starters. He returned at the crack of dawn early Saturday morning and promptly bogeyed the 4th to put himself outside the projected cut line.

Sports Chelsea boss Sarri anxious about poor results not supporters' chants for sacking
Author: 0 Chelsea boss Sarri anxious about poor results not supporters' chants for sacking

Pogba's inch-perfect cross was met by Herrera, who headed past a hapless Kepa Arizzabalaga. France star Pogba doubled United's advantage on the stroke of half-time when he met Marcus Rashford's cross with a diving header. And things don't look like they will be getting any easier with the London club's next fixture coming against City again in the Carabao Cup final on Sunday.

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

The 36-year-old Pulev (26-1, 13 KOs) has lost only to retired former champion Wladimir Klitschko (64-5, 53 KOs), whom Fury upset in November 2015 to win the IBF, IBO, WBA and WBO championships in Dusseldorf, Germany. Wilder is contracted to Showtime, making it very hard for negotiations regarding a rematch. "I'm a free agent". Why would his own fighter say the above is what I've been asking myself these last few weeks.

Sports Man Utd outplay listless Chelsea to reach FA Cup quarterfinals
Author: 0 Man Utd outplay listless Chelsea to reach FA Cup quarterfinals

The Chelsea fans jeered their coach's substitutions, but Sarri shared their disappointment about what was unfolding on the pitch. The home crowd reacted badly to the performance, chanting "f*** Sarri-ball" during a meek second-half display while his unadventurous substitutions were also booed.

Sports Chris Gayle announces retirement from One-day Internationals
Author: 0 Chris Gayle announces retirement from One-day Internationals

Now ninth in the World Rankings the West Indies only advanced to the World Cup , which they are now priced at [24.0] to win on the exchange, courtesy of the qualifiers and will see this series as the ideal preparation for the summer showpiece in England with Gayle just one of a number of changes to the side but without doubt the most eye catching.

Sports Sky Sports pundit opens up about Alexis Sanchez at Man United
Author: 0 Sky Sports pundit opens up about Alexis Sanchez at Man United

The Sunday World is reporting that Solskjaer had a three-hour meal in an Italian restaurant with Woodward after a ceremony marking the anniversary of the Munich air crash of 1958. "The players have had this little setback with the PSG game, maybe a reality check". 'I think a player like me has to show it right now. "Their pride has been hurt, and I'm sure they'll bounce back on Monday".

Sports Manchester City look sharp in training ahead of Schalke clash
Author: 0 Manchester City look sharp in training ahead of Schalke clash

Wolves were another Premier League club to qualify for the last eight with a 1-0 win away to Bristol City , who are now fifth in the Championship. "We know that he's a guy who (is) close to the box and has this mentality to score goals, and he has the ability to do that".

Sports Liverpool forward Roberto Firmino's record vs. Bayern Munich
Author: 0 Liverpool forward Roberto Firmino's record vs. Bayern Munich

Robben has some unhappy memories of Anfield, having suffered elimination from the Champions League twice with Chelsea , in 2005 and 2007, and with Real Madrid in 2009. We can't think about [Manchester] United. "But we thought it makes sense we don't leave our last row alone defending against Bayern; [so] it all depends how we defend in general".

Sports Hamidou Diallo wins 2019 NBA All-Star Slam Dunk Contest
Author: 0 Hamidou Diallo wins 2019 NBA All-Star Slam Dunk Contest

From there, Smith Jr. received a score of 50. "Threw one up, and it went in", Tatum said. Two-time NBA MVP Curry made his first nine shots of the final round but missed three of five shots from the top of the key. "I would have loved the storybook ending - Steph comes home and wins in his native Charlotte", Stephen Curry said. When the skills challenge and three-point contest cleared the floor, that left the dunkers.

Sports Wawrinka cruises into second Rotterdam final
Author: 0 Wawrinka cruises into second Rotterdam final

After losing the final to Martin Klizan in 2016 Monfils on Sunday took his first title in Rotterdam . Wawrinka is a very experienced player having won 3 Grand Slam title so he will feel very relaxed as he enters this match. But a couple of painkillers, and he was soon back to his all-court best, able to live with Wawrinka at the back of the court, and then able to take advantage of a few careless errors from the Swiss.

Sports Constitutional experts concerned after Trump declares state of emergency
Author: 0 Constitutional experts concerned after Trump declares state of emergency

Speaking to Fox News Sunday , Miller defended Trump's controversial decision to declare a national emergency in order to secure funds to build a wall on the US-Mexico border, despite the president's own startling admission on Friday that the situation is not an emergency and that his use of emergency powers is unlikely to survive challenges in the lower courts.

Sports Mauro Icardi refusing to play for Inter, says Luciano Spalletti
Author: 0 Mauro Icardi refusing to play for Inter, says Luciano Spalletti

Spalletti admitted that Icardi had not taken the decision well, with the forward refusing to travel to Austria for the first leg of their Europa League last 32 tie. The Argentine striker who is on a seven-game goal-dought has reportedly been at loggerheads with the club's hierarchy over a new contract, amidst interest from Europe's elite.

Sports Injury-hit Spurs beat Dortmund, holders edge Ajax
Author: 0 Injury-hit Spurs beat Dortmund, holders edge Ajax

Heung-Min Son, Jan Vertonghen and Fernando Llorente scored for Tottenham as they had into the second leg with a 3 goal advantage. That was Son's ninth goal against Dortmund in 11 matches, with the South Korean, who played in the Bundesliga from 2010-15, having also scored twice in the competition's group stage last season.

Sports Phillies land Bryce Harper for real this time
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Many members of the Machado camp are said to be pushing him to take a short-term deal and join the Yankees, but Martino believes it is unlikely that the shortstop will accept a lower wage to move to NY if he has better offers on the table from the likes of the White Sox, Phillies or Padres .

Sports Woods honored as Genesis Open granted 'elevated status'
Author: 0 Woods honored as Genesis Open granted 'elevated status'

A smaller field, bigger purse and the involvement of Tiger Woods in perpetuity elevates an event that already consistently draws the best field in the West Coast Swing. That also means the field will shrink from 144 players this year to 120 players next year, but it will lose the Monday open qualifying it has had since 1926.

Sports Nation’s No. 2 Overall Recruit Sets His Announcement Date
Author: 0 Nation’s No. 2 Overall Recruit Sets His Announcement Date

By landing Edwards , Georgia's 2019 recruiting class - which previously included two four-star commitments in Jaykwon Walton and Toumani Camara - leapfrogged from 39th in the country to 12th, according to 247Sports . The major reason, it turned out, was coach Tom Crean and his history with shooting guards. "On my visit we watched film together, and he talks with so much energy".

Sports Windies Cricketer Gets Four-Match Ban For Alleged Homophobic Comment
Author: 0 Windies Cricketer Gets Four-Match Ban For Alleged Homophobic Comment

TV footage from a recent test match between England and the West Indes has been shared over social media after England player Joe Root was heard scolding a player from the opposing team for the language he used. "I don't know who said what to whom.but boy do I applaud Joe Root's reaction here", Hussain wrote. "I don't want anything said in the middle to ruin what's been a good Test series for him and his team".

Sports Knicks remove Kevin Durant photo from season ticket promotion ad
Author: 0 Knicks remove Kevin Durant photo from season ticket promotion ad

Several of the team's season-ticket holders went on social media earlier in the weekend to show off the images taken from the Knicks website, including the photo of Durant and Robinson. And by getting rid of Porzingis, a player many expected them to build the franchise around, the Knicks have apparently gone all in on landing a pair of big stars next season - which, paired with a top draft pick, could make the Knicks a true powerhouse in the Eastern Conference.

Sports Paul Scholes expecting Jose Mourinho criticism after taking Oldham job
Author: 0 Paul Scholes expecting Jose Mourinho criticism after taking Oldham job

Scholes spent his entire playing career at Manchester United scoring over 150 goals in more than 700 apperances for the Red Devils in a 20 year stay at Old Trafford. Scholes is the latest in a long line of ex-United stars to try their hand at management and he revealed that the likes of Wales boss Ryan Giggs , along with the Neville brothers Gary and Phil, had offered words of encouragement.