by | December 19, 2018 | 18:32

Sacked by Manchester United on Tuesday, Mourinho was Madrid coach from 2010 to 2013, winning the Liga title in his second season, but falling at the semifinal stage in the Champions League in all three seasons. It happens every day, is just part of our reality". "My job is to ensure everyone is at their best and that those who aren't, get there". Isco, who has also been linked with Bayern , still has a contract with Real until 2022, and in it a whopping £630 million (R11.4 billion) ...

by | December 19, 2018 | 18:29

Trubisky did to the Packers what Rodgers has been doing to the Bears for the entire decade. With the Bears winning the North, at least one National Football League team in 15 of the past 16 seasons has finished in first place in its division the season after finishing last or tied for last place.

by | December 19, 2018 | 12:26

Speculation grew over the weekend surrounding his continuation on the Old Trafford bench after the poor performance and 3-1 defeat away to Liverpool at Anfield . Mourinho left United having won the EFL Cup and Europa League during his two and a half years in charge, and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer looks set to take over on an interim basis following a club website gaffe which appeared to prematurely reveal his return before being removed.

by | December 19, 2018 | 11:58

Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino said on Tuesday that he was committed to delivering results in his current job, in comments that may do little to quell speculation about him replacing the sacked Jose Mourinho at Manchester United .

by | December 19, 2018 | 11:14

Rajasthan let him go only to buy him back for a "profit" of Rs 3.10 crore. Also earning a big fat pay cheque will be Mumbai allrounder Shivam Dube who was taken by RCB for Rs 5 crore. On Tuesday, he went unsold in the first round, before Mumbai Indians bought him in the rapid-fire bidding towards the end. Malinga had served as Mumbai's bowling mentor in the last edition after going unsold.

by | December 19, 2018 | 08:18

He made 235 Premier League appearances for United, hitting 91 goals including the injury-time victor in United's 1999 Champions League final against Bayern Munich . At the time , United called Mourinho the best manager in the game, but the job was too big for him and his tenure was marked with high-profile spats with key players, notably French World Cup-winning midfielder Paul Pogba who cost 90 million pounds.

by | December 19, 2018 | 06:26

Bears linebacker Khalil Mack, cornerback Kyle Fuller, safety Eddie Jackson, defensive lineman Akiem Hicks and running back Tarik Cohen were all selected into the Pro Bowl as part of a vote by fans, coaches and players, each accounting for one-third of the ballot.

by | December 18, 2018 | 18:26

Once a sought-after property, Yuvraj Singh faces the risk of going unsold at the 2019 IPL auction with the franchisees factoring in the availability of foreign players in a World Cup year. Out of favour India batsman Yuvraj Singh went unsold, while West Indians Shimron Hetmyer and Carlos Brathwaite bagged hefty deals in the first round of bidding at the 2019 IPL players' auction here on Tuesday.

by | December 18, 2018 | 17:56

Lionel MESSI received his 5th golden boot award on Tuesday. Messi also won the award in 2009-10 (34 goals), 2011-12 (50), 2012-13 (46) and 2016-17 (37). I love football but I never imagined so much. "The truth is I didn't expect all of this when I started out", Messi said during the presentation in Barcelona .

by | December 18, 2018 | 13:26

Scroll down for all the action as it panned out, including a fantastic sledge from Tim Paine and a magnificent inswinging Mitchell Starc wicket. India lost the 2nd Test by 146 runs on the fifth and final day. The pair of wickets continued a fine match for Lyon, who picked up five in the Indian first innings to move into the top 25 all-time Test wicket-takers, now on 333.

by | December 18, 2018 | 13:16

Physically, he could play the 90 minutes. "Other players, like Xhaka played very well, and Lichtsteiner also". We conceded not many chances for them, but their efficiency was good. "If we don't win, like today, we can not be in the top four". And as he lauded his talents, he boldly predicted his team were about to do something special yet again, while other fans mocked his claim.

by | December 18, 2018 | 12:42

Liverpool dominated United , England and most of Europe in the 80s, but have not won a league title since 1990. Days after keeping Liverpool in the Champions League with a stunning late save against Napoli, Brazil goalkeeper Alisson Becker made a terrible mistake that gifted United an equalizer through Jesse Lingard in the 33rd minute at Anfield.

by | December 18, 2018 | 12:40

Alvarez sent Fielding to the canvas in the very first round with a crunching body shot and remained in complete control. Fielding just didn't have the power to compete, and when he went down twice in the third, referee Ricky Gonzalez correctly stopped the fight with 22 seconds left of the round.

by | December 18, 2018 | 06:43

Shami impressed for the India attack with 2-23, claiming the wickets of Shaun Marsh (5) and Travis Head (19), which were sandwiched by Handscomb's (13) exit at the hands of Ishant as Australia's middle order wilted. From this point the Australians were able to round up the innings with enough swiftness to guarantee a lead, Lyon reaping a five-wicket haul as reward for a line that probed for outside edges via the bounce and pace now plainly on offer.

by | December 17, 2018 | 23:32

At 21 seasons, the future Hall of Fame big man is setting an National Basketball Association record for the longest career spent with one franchise. Were he to somehow break Nowitzki's record, Doncic would have to retire as a Maverick after the year 2039 .

by | December 17, 2018 | 18:32

United have won just seven of their 17 Premier League matches during the 2018-19 campaign. That is their worst points total at this stage of a top-flight season since 1990-91. The Portuguese had to make a late adjustment to his starting line-up as Anfield when Chris Smalling, who signed a new long-term deal on Saturday , withdrew through injury and was replaced by Eric Bailly.

by | December 17, 2018 | 18:09

Lionel Messi's Barcelona travel to Lyon , whose only victory in group stage over Manchester City was followed by five consecutive draws. The two historic sides have not met in a competitive match since the UEFA Super Cup in 2001, when Liverpool emerged victorious, though they did face off in the Audi Cup in pre-season a year ago as the Reds ran riot.

by | December 17, 2018 | 15:59

Shaqiri did not hang about on this occasion. Both of the Swiss international's efforts, in the 73rd and 80th minutes, were deflected but the good fortune had been earned by an enterprising Liverpool display that highlighted the 19-point gap between the two clubs - the biggest at this stage of a season in 46 years.

by | December 17, 2018 | 15:47

Hoffenheim took an early lead with a penalty from former Leicester striker Andrej Kramaric but City responded well and hit the woodwork twice before Sane equalised with a brilliant free-kick. Guillaume Hoarau scored in either half as Young Boys inflicted a 2-1 defeat on Juventus in their final Champions League group game on Wednesday in Switzerland but the Italians still took top spot in Group H after Manchester United lost by the same scoreline to Valencia.

by | December 17, 2018 | 14:56

With the match already a dead rubber with Emery's side achieving qualification as Group E winners after the 3-0 win in the Ukraine last time out the home side fielded an experimental team laced with youth and experience. "They show us in every match positive things". A very big injury, it can give the player different moments. Arsenal were soon ahead, though, Eddie Nketiah wrestling back possession deep inside the Qarabag half and allowing Ozil to feed Lacazette, who made no mistake with ...

by | December 16, 2018 | 09:18

He beat out Alabama's Tua Tagovailoa and Ohio State's Dwayne Haskins in the voting, having thrown for over 4,000 yards and 40TDs with the Sooners. Murray passed for 4,053 yards and 40 touchdowns with just seven interceptions, completing almost 71 percent of his attempts while combining for 51 total touchdowns.

by | December 16, 2018 | 07:32

Once the NBA Mexico City Games 2020 are done, the NBA will have played 32 games in Mexico since 1992. The Magic went 8-5 in their next 13 games after falling three below but also are 3-6 in their last nine games since November 18 after taking double-digit losses to in on Friday and at Dallas on Monday.

by | December 15, 2018 | 22:57

Houston Rockets star James Harden reminded everyone why he won the NBA MVP last season, starring against the Los Angeles Lakers . The Lakers have informed teams that have called about trade proposals that they will not give up any of their young core unless it's for a superstar player, one person said .

by | December 15, 2018 | 21:12

The Mariners also get Cleveland's 2019 Competitive Balance Round B First-Year Player Draft selection (77th overall), and all three teams are exchanging cash. The Mariners, who recently traded star second baseman Robinson Cano and closer Edwin Diaz , said getting that choice was key to them making the deal.

by | December 15, 2018 | 19:11

The omens do not look good as Liverpool have failed to score in only seven of 60 home league games under Klopp and United have been responsible for three. "You can't do that against Liverpool and if they do, they will get blown away". Instead, he says it is his job to find a solution. I just focus on what Liverpool are doing.