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Sport Manchester City breezes past Newcastle in English Premier League
Author: 0 Manchester City breezes past Newcastle in English Premier League

Sergio Aguero scored all three goals in the win at the Etihad Stadium to take his tally for the season to 16 in just 19 league appearances. Arsenal remain outside the top four but heartened manager Wenger said: “We played our real game in the first half, real pace and real combination.”.

Sport Position-by-position breakdown of Super Bowl LII teams
Author: 0 Position-by-position breakdown of Super Bowl LII teams

Back in February 2004, New England beat Carolina 32-29 in a game that became kind of an afterthought following the wardrobe malfunction. And watching their team play in the City of Brotherly Love boosted up their confidence even more that the birds were going to play in the Super Bowl .

Sport Eagles S Malcolm Jenkins predicts Super Bowl win over Patriots
Author: 0 Eagles S Malcolm Jenkins predicts Super Bowl win over Patriots

WR Rashad Greene (Achilles) is on injured reserve. The Philadelphia Eagles will enter Super Bowl 52 as the biggest underdogs for the game since 2009, according to several Las Vegas oddsmakers. "It hasn't sunk in". What's more, Jenkins believes the Eagles have the personnel to handle what quarterback Tom Brady and the Patriots' attack will throw at them on February 4.

Sport Super Bowl LII is set with Patriots, Eagles
Author: 0 Super Bowl LII is set with Patriots, Eagles

Jones was wrong to be so snide toward Foles at the time, but sticking with status quo paved the way for Prescott to take the league by storm in 2016. Before the pick-six, Keenum was 4-of-6 passing for 60 yards and a touchdown . They embraced that underdog role and on Sunday, Foles did way more than manage the game against the Vikings . With 352 yards and three TDs through the air, he did.

Sport Guardiola salutes 'outstanding' Manchester City
Author: 0 Guardiola salutes 'outstanding' Manchester City

Arsenal hosts its capital city rival in a League Cup semifinal second leg on Wednesday after the first game between the two clubs ended goalless earlier this month. "I expect soon or never", he said. "I read Newcastle dropped a 12-point advantage years ago and United won the league". However, Benitez said: "I'm not anxious by the criticism".

Sport Man Utd closing in on Sanchez deal: Mourinho
Author: 0 Man Utd closing in on Sanchez deal: Mourinho

He said: "It was a hard game but I'm used to it because this stadium is always like this". "I didn't pick him because of the question of him moving to Manchester United ". "We did exactly what we set out to do and we are now focused on the next game". On the victor, Mourinho added: "It was awesome but sometimes people look at strikers and analyse just the number of goals, which is not fair because he [Lukaku] is a team player and today the quality, the vision, the pass to make Martial ...

Sport Pep Guardiola Cites '96 Newcastle Title Collapse In Warning To Man City
Author: 0 Pep Guardiola Cites '96 Newcastle Title Collapse In Warning To Man City

The Argentinian striker opened the scoring with a first-half header from Kevin de Bruyne's cross, and added a second goal from the penalty spot after Javier Manquillo fouled Raheem Sterling . Otamendi has been a key player for City this season, to the extent that Guardiola has described him as "Superman", and his steadying influence is likely to prove crucial as defensive partner John Stones and goalkeeper Ederson attempt to respond positively after errors that led to Liverpool ...

Sport Chung dumps wounded Djokovic out of Open
Author: 0 Chung dumps wounded Djokovic out of Open

The Rod Laver Arena saw 19-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer cruise into the Australian Open quarterfinals courtesy of a 6-4-7-6 (3), 6-2 victory against top-ranked junior Marton Fucsovics . He will certainly be favourite in the next round against American Tennys Sandgren , an even more unlikely quarter-finalist following his upset of Dominic Thiem .

Sport Ben Stokes confirms absence for T20 tri-series
Author: 0 Ben Stokes confirms absence for T20 tri-series

Stokes was charged with affray by... England's next match in the series where Stokes could be available is a February 18 clash against the Black Caps in Hamilton. The news came ahead of this year's Indian Premier League auction set for January 27-28 in Bangalore, with both Root and Stokes lining up as among the top-ranking players the eight teams can bid for.

Sport North Korean athletes will compete at Winter Olympics, IOC says
Author: 0 North Korean athletes will compete at Winter Olympics, IOC says

The other sporting events the North Koreans will compete in are figure skating, short track speed skating, Alpine skiing and cross-country skiing. "The Olympic spirit is about respect, dialogue and understanding", said IOC president Thomas Bach , according to the BBC .

Sport Real Madrid star Gareth Bale pleased with his double
Author: 0 Real Madrid star Gareth Bale pleased with his double

Real Madrid's Gareth Bale scored two goals in a match for the second time in his last three games. During the match Depotivallo defender Fabian Schär foot hit Ronaldo's head. Ronaldo recently expressed his desire to return to Manchester United from his club Real Madrid . Reports of Alexis Sanchez's transfer to United were expected to put an end to rumours of Cristiano Ronaldo's own move to Old Trafford but apparently that's not the case.

Sport Former England footballer Jimmy Armfield dies aged 82
Author: 0 Former England footballer Jimmy Armfield dies aged 82

By now he was playing more as an attacking full-back rather than an out-and-out winger and initially struggled to adapt to his new-found role waiting nearly an entire season before establishing himself in the first team, but would eventually go on to be an ever-present in the Blackpool team for the next 15 years.

Sport De Bruyne signs new City deal until 2023
Author: 0 De Bruyne signs new City deal until 2023

Bernardo Silva believes Manchester City team-mate Kevin De Bruyne must be considered among the best players in the world. De Bruyne has registered six goals and 10 assists in 24 Premier League matches this season as he has helped City to a 12-point lead at the top of the table.

Sport Liverpool-Swansea City Preview
Author: 0 Liverpool-Swansea City Preview

Emre Can believes Liverpool will face a tough test against Swansea City this evening, despite the Welsh club sitting rock bottom of the Premier League table . But Carvalhal has overseen a marked improvement since succeeding Paul Clement last month, with Swansea losing only one of his five games in charge.

Sport Patrick confirms Daytona ride with Premium Motorsports
Author: 0 Patrick confirms Daytona ride with Premium Motorsports

Patrick, a longtime NASCAR driver, announced her retirement from the sport in November at the Homestead, Fla., championship race. The entry has the charter from Premium's No.15 entry from last year, meaning that the 35-year-old will have a guaranteed place in the field for the race.

Sport Browns on the verge of hiring Todd Haley as OC
Author: 0 Browns on the verge of hiring Todd Haley as OC

According to Mary Kay Cabot of Cleveland.com , the team is nearing one of those moves, as they're close to a deal to bring in former Pittsburgh Steelers offensive coordinator Todd Haley for the same position on their coaching staff under Hue Jackson .

Sport Winners and losers from Swansea City 1-0 Liverpool
Author: 0 Winners and losers from Swansea City 1-0 Liverpool

Jurgen Klopp was left "frustrated" and "angry" after Liverpool lost 1-0 to Swansea in the Premier League on Monday night. Another defender, Alfie Mawson , scored the only goal of the game in the 40th minute as Liverpool slipped up in their quest to move level on points with third-placed Chelsea.

Sport Mkhitaryan and Sanchez arrive at immigration office in Liverpool
Author: 0 Mkhitaryan and Sanchez arrive at immigration office in Liverpool

Sanchez said: "I am thrilled to be joining the biggest club in the world". The former Gunners striker told Sky Sports : " Arsenal don't need Sanchez , especially if Mkhitaryan comes". Pictures of Alexis Sanchez wearing a Manchester United have emerged online as his move to Old Trafford will be announced in the coming hours. His transfer dealings this January have allowed me to ideal the spelling of both Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, neither easy names to spell.

Sport Why Jimmy Garoppolo is definitely rooting for Brady, Patriots
Author: 0 Why Jimmy Garoppolo is definitely rooting for Brady, Patriots

Late a year ago, the New England Patriots traded Jimmy Garoppolo to the San Francisco 49ers during the regular season, but that hasn't stopped him from earning money from his former team. Garoppolo, of course, is headed for free agency in March. Even if Belichick didn't want to give up on Garoppolo's bright future, the present quarterback looked more than capable of winning another ring Sunday when he connected with Danny Amendola for two touchdowns in the fourth quarter.

Sport Eric Washington will be Panthers defensive coordinator
Author: 0 Eric Washington will be Panthers defensive coordinator

Wilks was signed to a four-year contract, with a team option for a fifth season. Cardinals cornerback Patrick Peterson was seemingly impressed by reports of Wilks' appointment, writing "I LOVE IT" on his Twitter page. There will be challenges for Wilks, who is 48 years old. Rivera, the former Chicago Bears linebacker and defensive coordinator, has assembled a strong staff over his seven seasons in Charlotte.

Sport Milwaukee Bucks fire head coach Jason Kidd
Author: 0 Milwaukee Bucks fire head coach Jason Kidd

The Bucks have struggled over the last month and have fallen in the Eastern Conference standings to the No. 8 seed. Or maybe Jason Kidd's expense, but I don't think he's as anxious about balloons on the Bucks Twitter page as much as how he actually lost his job on Monday.

Sport Sanchez-Mkhitaryan swap deal completed
Author: 0 Sanchez-Mkhitaryan swap deal completed

Arsenal wanted £35million for a player out of contract in the summer and United's willingness to meet Sanchez's wage demands and use a makeweight in Mkhitaryan, who is valued at the Gunners' asking price, allowed a straight swap to take place.

Sport Kawhi Leonard's rehab creating rift with coaching staff
Author: 0 Kawhi Leonard's rehab creating rift with coaching staff

The team announced Leonard would miss additional time to rehab his right quadriceps tendinopathy injury, which a person close to Leonard described as a "regrouping", not a setback. Popovich said at the time Leonard would "probably miss the beginning of the preseason or a good deal of preseason", and indicated the quadriceps issue first developed sometime in the 2016-17 season.

Sport Hedi Slimane Is the New Creative Director of Céline
Author: 0 Hedi Slimane Is the New Creative Director of Céline

The previous designer for Céline - Phoebe Philo - left in December a year ago, raising the question of who would replace her, and where she would go next. "Not only is he one of the most talented designers of this century, he's also an accomplished photographer". Slimane left Saint Laurent in 2016, having overseen a four-year reimagining of the house, that drew criticism from fashion die-hards, but was a huge hit with a new generation of customers.

Sport Baby Killed, 17 Injured After Motorist Slams Into Crowd In Brazil
Author: 0 Baby Killed, 17 Injured After Motorist Slams Into Crowd In Brazil

This sounds like another act of terrorism, but police said that is was not. The driver is suspected to have suffered some kind of epileptic attack, according to the Civil Police of Rio de Janeiro State. Military police said on Twitter that at least 11 people were injured and that the driver has been taken into custody. CBS News reports that a motorist jumped the curb on the crowded Copacabana beach boardwalk.