by | December 16, 2017 | 14:55

Tottenham have won two out six leagues games in Alderweireld's absence and are sixth in the table, but Pochettino refused to blame the team's dip in form on his injury list. How do other players react when they are on the bench? "Of course the manager always wants all the players to be fit to play like (Victor) Wanyama, Danny Rose or (Erik) Lamela before".

by | December 16, 2017 | 14:52

Mark Hughes' team is also coming up against a West Ham side who is finally hitting form under David Moyes . After a narrow defeat to leaders Manchester City , a shock win over champions Chelsea and a draw with Arsenal in their last three games, 19th-placed West Ham face teams from the bottom half of the table in seven of their next eight league games.

by | December 16, 2017 | 14:13

Who would have imagined that the two quarterbacks from the 2015 St. Louis Rams would be starting for the top two teams in the NFC just a few years later? Asked about Wentz's mood, Pederson said: "He's excited". He stayed in the game and threw a 3-yard touchdown pass to Alshon Jeffery four plays later to give the Eagles the lead. Tom Brady topped the mark last season by throwing 28 touchdowns and two interceptions.

by | December 16, 2017 | 13:45

City are now in dreamland after setting a new Premier League record for consecutive wins (15) and have spectacularly imposed their dominance on England's top-flight, carving out an 11-point gap between them and closest rivals Manchester United .

by | December 16, 2017 | 12:45

Liverpool, Arsenal and Tottenham will all be providing us with stern competition for the top four places in the Premier League, and we can not afford to take our foot off the gas with the chasing pack winning games and picking up points. Southampton, meanwhile, have had an up and down season under new manager Mauricio Pellegrino . Chelsea is a really hard side but maybe we can find more space.

by | December 16, 2017 | 12:11

It is said they could target Mainz's Abdou Diallo and Wolfsburg star Ohis Felix Uduokhai along with West Brom star Jonny Evans. Both Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil are expected to leave before the end of the season. It's very hard for me to tell you because I will analyse every case separately, but overall my wish and desire is everybody stays. It is of course for him as well to be happy to be here, that is important considering he is an Arsenal man, and for him it is important as well ...

by | December 16, 2017 | 11:34

Argentina legend Maradona has since revealed that he personally told Real president Florentino Perez to sign Mbappe, who he has hailed as the "revelation of football". When asked about the ineligibility rules in place during his playing career, Maradona replied: 'No, no... They should give him away. "I am angry because they have thrown away our prestige, but it's not the fault of the lads", he said.

by | December 16, 2017 | 11:05

Jamie Vardy , Mahrez and Okazaki have all netted more than 5 goals each this season for Leicester City . Palace are without the suspended Luka Milivojevic - the central midfielder's absence is exacerbated by injury to Mamadou Sakho , Joel Ward and Timothy Fosu-Mensah.

by | December 16, 2017 | 10:06

As a team, the Jazz shot 48 percent from the field and 13 of 25 from the three-point line but it was their defense that was the difference as they took control of the game after outscoring the Celtics by 25-13 in the second quarter. In the midst of the Boston Celtics' dazzling 16-game win streak, there still was the knowledge that eventually the streak would end, and the Celtics would hit a rut.

by | December 16, 2017 | 09:44

Sanchez and Ozil look set to leave within the span of the next six months and this will be the ideal opportunity for Jack Wilshere to cement his place in the team. Petr Cech may have the record for the most Premier League clean sheets of all time (198) but the 35 year old is clearly past his best. He is due to be out of contract at the end of the campaign, with manager Wenger insisting on several occasions that talks over a new deal would take place this month.

by | December 16, 2017 | 09:22

Froome now faces questions over levels of legal asthma drug Salbutamol in a urine sample he provided during the Vuelta, which took place from August 19 to September 10. Froome was only informed of his adverse analytical finding on September 20, the same day he took bronze in the world championship time-trail in Bergen, Norway, when Martin finished a disappointing ninth.

by | December 16, 2017 | 09:00

The Bruins have allowed 22 goals in their last 11 contests and four during their three-game winning streak. NY wasted Josh Bailey's hat trick and lost for the sixth time in their last eight games. Oshie for the fifth consecutive game because of a lower-body injury, but that hasn't hurt the team. "A lot of times it's tough to get those through", Marchand said.

by | December 16, 2017 | 08:16

Ravindra Jadeja achieved a rare feat when he hit six sixes in one over during a recent inter-district T20 tournament match between Jamnagar and Amreli at the Saurashtra Cricket Association stadium. In reply, Amreli were restricted to 118 for 5 in 20 overs losing by 121 runs. Vishal Vasoya scored 36 while Nilam Vamja made 32 runs. For India , Jadeja played against West Indies in the last ODI and T20 global in July and since then he has been removed from limited overs cricket with Ashwin.

by | December 16, 2017 | 07:41

Forward Romelu Lukaku, whose defensive shortcomings contributed to both of Manchester City's goals off set pieces in Sunday's derby defeat, made some amends with a header in the 25th minute, but his subdued celebration reflected the enormity of the task at hand in overtaking their noisy neighbours.

by | December 16, 2017 | 06:36

Stalock has actually passed Devan Dubnyk for the time being in a few key stats like save percentage and goals allowed average, but it's also important to be realistic about Stalock's season. How soon Spurgeon could be back in the lineup, though, is unclear, although Boudreau feels Spurgeon will accompany the team on its upcoming four-game road trip.

by | December 16, 2017 | 05:51

Real dominated the match against the UAE Pro-League champions and had 35 efforts on goal but were stunned by a goal on the break from Romarinho just before half-time. "It was a very unusual first half". "I don't like VAR to be honest", said Bale. A poor clearance from Nacho gifted away possession inside the Madrid half and Romarinho showed great composure to cut inside and curl his shot inside Keylor Navas' far post.

by | December 16, 2017 | 04:58

According to , Gobert is set to undergo an MRI on his left knee, but early indications suggest he suffered a Grade 1 MCL sprain. Gobert was on his back as trainers arrived and was then helped to his feet. The severity of the injury is unknown at this time, as the Jazz will likely need to run more tests on the big mans' knee. In addition to the two Utah players, Boston's Daniel Theis left the game in the first quarter with a facial injury.

by | December 16, 2017 | 04:21

The San Francisco Chronicle was first to report the agreement. Past year was a completely different story, as Moore finished with one of the worst ERA's in all of baseball and just never found the same consistency and confidence he had the previous season.

by | December 16, 2017 | 03:27

Cozart, 32, had the best season of his career in Cincy past year, hitting.297 with 24 home runs, 63 RBI and a.548 slugging percentage. Cozart had spent the entirety of his seven-year big league career with the Cincinnati Reds . The Reds were, unfortunately, probably never going to re-sign Cozart, as they are mostly going through a rebuild. Instead, they are looking to test the market for shortstops in free agency.

by | December 16, 2017 | 02:43

Mirwaiz said that he has not "even once been allowed to visit and reach out to the hapless and suffering but fearless people of South Kashmir". No passenger vehicle was allowed to move on the road, locals said, adding barricades were erected at many places including Sangam and Bijbehara to close the highway.