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My Situation At Real Madrid Is Different From Alvaro Morata's - Marco Asensio My Situation At Real Madrid Is Different From Alvaro Morata's - Marco Asensio
- November 21, 2017

Per ESPN FC's Dermot Corrigan , he said: "Morata's case is very different [than mine]". "There's nothing more I can say other than I am a player for Spain and for Athletic Club, nothing else matters to me". The 21-year-old has had to be patient under Zinedine Zidane this season, with only 10 of his 19 appearances for Los Blancos coming from the start. The midfielder is not alarmed by the number of minutes he is receiving, and the game time he is being handed is impressive for a player of ... (more...)
Wyatt and England make history to level the Ashes Wyatt and England make history to level the Ashes
- November 21, 2017

Wyatt's hundred was the second of the match after Beth Mooney's . With the Test match ending as a draw, Australia are leading England 8-6 on series competition points and because we won the Ashes previous year, even if we tie on points by the end of the series the title remains Australia's. (more...)
Vijay Shankar's inclusion in Indian cricket squad reward for good Ranji Trophy Vijay Shankar's inclusion in Indian cricket squad reward for good Ranji Trophy
- November 21, 2017

The 26-year-old Shankar received his maiden India call-up after wonderful performances in domestic cricket, with the latest being a fine hundred against Odisha and a five-wicket match haul against Mumbai in the Ranji Trophy 2017-18. [I] did rehab at the NCA with the physios and trainers there. He credited Tamil Nadu bowling coach L Balaji for all the help. Hailing from south Chennai, Shankar's early days in cricket were spent training on a terrace which was modified for his requirement, ... (more...)
LaVar Ball fires back at Trump in heated CNN interview LaVar Ball fires back at Trump in heated CNN interview
- November 21, 2017

He's talking about Ball's refusal to thank the President for helping get his son LiAngelo out of a Chinese jail where he was locked up for shoplifting. "Somebody told me about the tweet a couple days ago. I don't even tweet", Ball told CNN. I don't know what it is, I don't know, North Korea, trade pacts - there just has to be something, it just can't be at the top of your priority list, I wouldn't think. (more...)
Flu on the rise in Clark County, causes first reported death Flu on the rise in Clark County, causes first reported death
- November 21, 2017

The flu shot is recommended for everyone over six months of age, but is especially important for people with a weakened immune system, pregnant women, young children, the elderly, and anyone who takes care of people in these groups. Director of Nursing for the Erie County Health Department says, "We know that vaccine is still the best weapon in the arsenal". It takes about two weeks after the vaccine is administered for full protection to set in. (more...)
Barca want Ozil despite 'shadow of indolence' Barca want Ozil despite 'shadow of indolence'
- November 21, 2017

Barcelona are desperate to bolster their squad in January and Mesut Ozil has been earmarked as an alternative to Philippe Coutinho . When asked outright if our two superstars will still be at the Emirates for the second half of the season, Monreal said : "Yes, the feeling is that they will continue". (more...)
Dybala 'can't promise' staying at Juventus next season Dybala 'can't promise' staying at Juventus next season
- November 21, 2017

Paulo Dybala has described his fellow Argentine Lionel Messi as the "Maradona of our times", but also hinted that he expects to be competing with Messi's former Barcelona teammate Neymar for the Ballon d'Or in the future. The Argentina global has won the league and cup double in consecutive seasons at Juve, and his performances have triggered interest from several top European clubs, including United and Barcelona. (more...)
Everton striker Niasse facing two-match ban after FA diving charge Everton striker Niasse facing two-match ban after FA diving charge
- November 21, 2017

Everton's Oumar Niasse has been charged by the FA with an alleged act of simulation after a penalty incident at Crystal Palace . The incident has been reviewed by a panel, made up of a former manager, player and referee, who were unanimous in agreeing that Niasse had simulated contact. (more...)
Carragher: Arsenal ace Ozil would be slaughtered if he played like Alli Carragher: Arsenal ace Ozil would be slaughtered if he played like Alli
- November 21, 2017

Spurs have an impressive squad made up of some very good players and finished above Arsenal last season for the first time in two decades. "It's true that we wanted to do more against Manchester United and Arsenal". "I'm not an Arsenal fan and they frustrate me so they must frustrate the hell out of their own supporters", he said , as reported by the Mirror . (more...)
Tigers open the Maui Invitational against MI Tigers open the Maui Invitational against MI
- November 21, 2017

CT. Next up, the Tigers will take on No. 13 Notre Dame Tuesday at 9:30 p.m. CT on ESPN. They'll play three games in three days on the campus of Chaminade, beginning with Monday's date with the Bayou Bengals. LSU out-rebounded MI 31-29. Sampson leads the team with 6.5 rebounds per contest. However, Michigan came up with a 10-0 run and pushed its advantage to as many as nine with 5:11 to play. (more...)
Atletico Madrid ace Griezmann insists no Man Utd regrets Atletico Madrid ace Griezmann insists no Man Utd regrets
- November 21, 2017

The France worldwide has failed to recapture his form of recent seasons in the opening months of the campaign with various media outlets linking him with a move to either Barcelona or Manchester United . Meanwhile, Bayern Munich sporting director Hasan Salihamidzic faced questions on whether the Bavarian giants would make a sensational move for Griezmann in January, via ESPN but cited the potential costs of the deal as a key reason behind their unwillingness to make a move. (more...)
Real Madrid not giving up on De Gea Real Madrid not giving up on De Gea
- November 21, 2017

Navas' future at the Bernabeu is in doubt and recent reports have suggested Athletic Bilbao's rising star Kepa Arrizabalaga is viewed by Bernabeu's top brass as the flawless successor. Spanish outlet Cadena SER suggest Real Madrid are willing to pay £63million to bring De Gea back to Spain ahead of the 2018-19 campaign. He is expected to retain his place in goal for United's Champions League fixture against Basel. (more...)
Manchester City ready to move for Mahrez Manchester City ready to move for Mahrez
- November 21, 2017

The two sides are now locked in action at the King Power stadium, with Man City looking to extend their lead atop the Premier League table. Guardiola and Mahrez briefly shared a chat and a laugh at the end of Man City's 2-0 win at Leicester on Saturday. (more...)
Arsenal full-back Bellerin: We 'shut some mouth' with Tottenham win Arsenal full-back Bellerin: We 'shut some mouth' with Tottenham win
- November 21, 2017

The reason for that is our inconsistency and our dire away form, and the ex-Man United star Rio Ferdinand finds it hard to believe that Mesut Ozil will reproduce his brilliant performance and the Gunners can beat Burnley next week. It didn't go our way. "The last pass, the last shot, it just wasn't there". Despite Arsenal giving an out-of-the-world performance against Tottenham this weekend, there is still little belief that we can build on that and start moving up the table again. (more...)
Real Madrid without captain Sergio Ramos for Apoel Nicosia Champions League trip Real Madrid without captain Sergio Ramos for Apoel Nicosia Champions League trip
- November 21, 2017

For the Rojiblancos star, it's now eight games without finding the back of the net, while four-time Ballon d'Or victor CR7 has scored just once in La Liga all season. Zidane's men has only won one of its past four games in all competitions. "But Dani and the others have a future in this team". Isco will be charged with picking a way through the APOEL back line in support of Ronaldo and Benzema with Zidane's preferred midfield of Casemiro, Toni Kroos and Luka Modric behind the in-form Malagan. (more...)
Australian PM Turnbull reveals plan for middle-income tax cuts Australian PM Turnbull reveals plan for middle-income tax cuts
- November 21, 2017

Opposition Leader Bill Shorten said the prime minister's latest "thought bubble" was aimed at influencing next weekend's Newspoll. He told reporters that after securing the corporate tax cuts, the focus would be on low and middle income earners and indicated the measures would be delivered in the next Budget. (more...)
AIBA and Ching-Kuo Wu - Joint Statement AIBA and Ching-Kuo Wu - Joint Statement
- November 21, 2017

Wu said he had taken the decision to walk away "for the sport I love and have dedicated my life to". In a statement, the International Olympic Committee member said he was standing down "in the best interests of both AIBA and boxing", and added he was committed to ensuring "a smooth handover to the new leadership". (more...)
Rafa Benitez Refuses To Blame Ghana Over Christian Atsu Injury
- November 21, 2017

Benitezand his scouting team are already working to finalise a shortlist for January targets and have set-up a "scouting shed" to the main building at their Benton training ground. "We have played 4-4-2 at Old Trafford, so we wanted to get on the front foot and control things as best we could by getting after them". " We have got Watford at home next week and hopefully we can take our good moments into the game and know we won't get punished like we were at times here ". (more...)
Champions League success shows Tottenham progress - Pochettino Champions League success shows Tottenham progress - Pochettino
- November 21, 2017

What happened? We need to focus on the game today. "First it was "they'll never win at Wembley", but we don't hear that any more". "We know we are already through, but it would mean a lot to go through as group winners". I think they will finish above them this season. Christian Eriksen joined Mauricio Pochettino for the Champions League press briefing, the Dane saying the lads are ready to redeem Saturday's poor performance . (more...)
Cavs beat Pistons for 5th straight win Cavs beat Pistons for 5th straight win
- November 21, 2017

The Detroit center was held to eight points and eight rebounds while committing six turnovers. Andre Drummond's 20 points and 16 rebounds led the way, while Reggie Jackson scored three times in the final 90 seconds to fuel a late comeback. Their lead had extended to 30 by early in the third quarter and had increased to 101-62 as the fourth quarter began. Pistons: Jon Leuer (left ankle sprain) did not play. (more...)
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane demands more from misfiring star Karim Benzema Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane demands more from misfiring star Karim Benzema
- November 21, 2017

Los Blancos have two games left in the group stage to overturn the three-point deficit separating them from leaders Tottenham Hotspur, who are responsible for their only loss in Europe this term. This is a moment of the season, like previous year, when some can be anxious. Goalkeepers Keylor Navas (groin) and Luca Zidane (shoulder) are both still out, meaning that 17-year-old fourth-choice stopper Moha Ramos continues as back-up to temporary number one Kiko Casilla. (more...)
Several former Orioles on just-announced 2018 Hall of Fame ballot Several former Orioles on just-announced 2018 Hall of Fame ballot
- November 21, 2017

Among those players, Trevor Hoffman (74.0 percent) and Vladimir Guerrero (71.7 percent) each received more than 70 percent of the vote a year ago. He's one of five hurlers, and ten total players, to play at least 25 seasons. Moyer pitched for 25 seasons and won 269 games, while Vizquel offered almost as much longevity, playing for 24 seasons and winning 11 Gold Gloves as one of the best defensive shortstops of all time. (more...)
Vikings Look To Feast On The Lions Thanksgiving Day Vikings Look To Feast On The Lions Thanksgiving Day
- November 21, 2017

It may be worthwhile to look at where these two teams have been since the game Dalvin Cook went down in the second half, and the Lions went on to win their third straight against a franchise that historically dominated them (the Vikings lead the series 71-39-2). (more...)
UFC light heavyweight contender Volkan Oezdemir charged with aggravated battery UFC light heavyweight contender Volkan Oezdemir charged with aggravated battery
- November 21, 2017

He's being held in jail pending a bond hearing Sunday morning. Oezdemir's representative, Fredric Englund, issued a statement on the incident toMMA Junkie late last night, in which he revealed the charge stems from a "bar room altercation". (more...)
Northern Ireland boss Michael O'Neill keen on West Brom job Northern Ireland boss Michael O'Neill keen on West Brom job
- November 21, 2017

O'Neill's Northern Ireland contract has two years to run and although he has opened talks with the Irish Football Association his future is unclear after his side missed out on the 2018 World Cup finals in Russian Federation after a 1-0 aggregate play-off defeat by Switzerland. (more...)
Steelers' Marcus Gilbert suspended 4 games for drug violation Steelers' Marcus Gilbert suspended 4 games for drug violation
- November 21, 2017

On a final note, Gilbert's four game suspension now makes it very easy for the Steelers to accommodate rookie cornerback Cameron Sutton on the 53-man roster as a player will not need to be waived for his return from the team's Reserve/Injured list. (more...)
Brighton 2-2 Stoke City: Honours even in thrilling game Brighton 2-2 Stoke City: Honours even in thrilling game
- November 21, 2017

Boss Hughton said: "We have to be realistic, we weren't at our best, we made errors for the goals, but these things will happen against good teams". His experience of playing out wide was evident whenever he drifted out to the flanks - the ex-Schalke man is comfortable in possession and adept at taking on defenders - while he also ran the channels and tried to offer an out-ball when Stoke came under pressure. (more...)
Five-star center Bol Bol commits to Oregon Five-star center Bol Bol commits to Oregon
- November 21, 2017

Bol, the son of 7-foot-7 former National Basketball Association player Manute Bol, chose the Ducks over Kentucky . Prior to Bol's commitment, OR had its highest-rated class in program history at No. "What he did was lay out the vision they had for me". He transferred from Mater Dei in California to Findlay Prep earlier this month. "I'm tall (obviously), but I'm not my dad", Bol wrote. (more...)
Big Ten honors Penn State's Saquon Barkley for big game vs. Nebraska Big Ten honors Penn State's Saquon Barkley for big game vs. Nebraska
- November 20, 2017

For the sixth time this season, Saquon Barkley was recognized by the Big Ten. Barkley registered 158 rushing yards, 66 receiving yards for 224 all-purpose yards and a trio of running scores in the win over Nebraska to close out a flawless 7-0 record at Beaver Stadium. (more...)
Roquan Smith is a finalist for the Butkus Award Roquan Smith is a finalist for the Butkus Award
- November 20, 2017

The Bednarik Award will be announced on December 7 at the ESPN Home Depot College Football Awards Show. Roquan Smith's growing list of award honors this season now includes these: Butkus Award finalist and Bednarik Award finalist. Smith will have a decision to either leave for the National Football League draft or return for his senior year following the conclusion of the 2017 season. (more...)