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Sport Gabriel Jesus suffered MCL injury during draw with Crystal Palace
Author: 0 Gabriel Jesus suffered MCL injury during draw with Crystal Palace

The 20-year-old Brazilian - who sat out two months of last season with a metatarsal injury - will undergo a scan to ascertain the severity of the ligament damage. "Last season we played at Anfield, we lost; two days later we played at home against Burnley, we played for 65 minutes with ten men against 11". "But they [the players] have to adapt".

Sport Jose Mourinho takes swipe at Paul Scholes over Paul Pogba criticism
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho takes swipe at Paul Scholes over Paul Pogba criticism

It's not Paul's fault that he made much more money than Paul Scholes. Lukaku subsequently missed United's 2-0 win over Everton on New Year's Day as a precaution but Mourinho hinted the striker could return to the first team for the upcoming FA Cup third-round tie against Derby County.

Sport Shocking moment Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza's calf 'almost POPS OUT' during match
Author: 0 Shocking moment Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza's calf 'almost POPS OUT' during match

Wimbledon champion Muguruza was ahead 2-1 in the deciding set against Serbia's Aleksandra Krunic in the second round of the warm-up tournament for the season's first Grand Slam event when she collapsed to the ground following a serve. The Spaniard has to abandon her her bid to reclaim the No.1 ranking she held for four weeks last autumn. A quarter-finalist at the slam in Melbourne previous year, Spanish star Muguruza is now out of contention to claim the number one WTA ranking, which Simona ...

Sport Arsenal Dealt Huge Triple Injury Blow Ahead Of Chelsea Clash
Author: 0 Arsenal Dealt Huge Triple Injury Blow Ahead Of Chelsea Clash

Arsenal boss Wenger clocked up 811 Premier League fixtures in the dugout during Sunday's controversial 1-1 draw with West Brom , surpassing the benchmark previously set by his old foe Ferguson at Manchester United . Here is Arsenal's strongest possible 3-4-2-1 XI vs Chelsea. "Man City have created a big gap between themselves and the other teams". Wenger, who took charge of Arsenal in 1996 , has been an equally important figure for Arsenal.

Sport Phil Taylor believes he has left darts in safe hands
Author: 0 Phil Taylor believes he has left darts in safe hands

Then unknown, Taylor was also playing against the most iconic player of the time but, from odds of 125-1 at the start of the tournament, simply brushed Eric Bristow aside 6-1. "Thank you. Loved it". It was not the end Taylor and his fans had hoped for, but the 57-year-old feels the result showed it is the right time to bring an end to the most successful career in darting history.

Sport Andy Murray withdraws from Brisbane International amid Australian Open fears
Author: 0 Andy Murray withdraws from Brisbane International amid Australian Open fears

Though there were some doubts about Murray not playing the Australian Summer, he felt he was ready to take part in tournaments Down Under. A failing body stopped the Scot's 2017 season after Wimbledon and he will return on either Tuesday or Wednesday for his first competitive match since July ranked 16 in the world, after starting the year on top.

Sport Klopp 'couldn't be less interested' in Coutinho-Nike story
Author: 0 Klopp 'couldn't be less interested' in Coutinho-Nike story

Liverpool fans have every right to be angry over the advertisement as it seems like more tapping up from the Spanish club. Coutinho even handed in a transfer request but the Reds refused to alter their stance on the South American playmaker.

Sport National Football League playoff schedule: Wild-card weekend set
Author: 0 National Football League playoff schedule: Wild-card weekend set

Meanwhile, the final game of the weekend will feature bitter divisional rivals, the Panthers and Saints, that have had plenty of postseason experience in recent seasons. The Baltimore Ravens blew a lead in the final minute against the Cincinnati Bengals , giving the final wild-card spot to the Buffalo Bills. Tennessee Titans at Kansas City Chiefs, 3:35 p.m.

Sport Manchester United fans hail Paul Pogba's performance vs Everton
Author: 0 Manchester United fans hail Paul Pogba's performance vs Everton

Manchester United were held to a third successive draw as they failed to find a way past Southampton at Old Trafford on a day when Romelu Lukaku suffered a head injury. "The difference is just three points but the difference in terms of the mental state of the defeat and the draw makes a difference". "We lose Lukaku, I don't know for how long".

Sport Mourinho blasts Paul Scholes for Pogba criticism
Author: 0 Mourinho blasts Paul Scholes for Pogba criticism

Carragher doubted Mourinho's coaching abilities, saying, "Have they [Man United players] improved under Mourinho?" "That's football. He was just unlucky". "Zlatan is one month out. Of course, you miss your striker and your target man", United manager said . "I wanted a third change late in the game and I didn't have a third attacking player so that's hard".

Sport Jonas Valanciunas videobombs DeMar DeRozan with '52' sign
Author: 0 Jonas Valanciunas videobombs DeMar DeRozan with '52' sign

Behind a career and Raptors franchise-high 52 points from DeMar DeRozan, and 26 from Kyle Lowry - including five 3-pointers apeice - the Raptors earned the dramatic win and improved to 25-10. Toronto opened as a 6.5-point fave, while the over-under has gone up from 214 points. In a rematch of last spring's first-round playoff series, the Bucks hunted the Raptors down in the final five minutes or regulation time, taking a four-point lead with just over two minutes remaining.

Sport Harden leaves with injury, but Rockets beat Lakers in double overtime
Author: 0 Harden leaves with injury, but Rockets beat Lakers in double overtime

Eric Gordon would likely pick up the start if Harden can't play. Kyle Kuzma gave the Lakers a three-point lead a moment later but then Gerald Green pulled the Rockets even with a 24-footer with 17 seconds to play. He was unavailable for overtime. As it fell, he bounced up and down, turning toward the cluster of Rockets players standing near him. Who the Public Likes: As of Sunday afternoon, 53 percent of bets have been placed on the visiting Lakers.

Sport Joel Embiid Suffered Hand Sprain Against Phoenix Suns
Author: 0 Joel Embiid Suffered Hand Sprain Against Phoenix Suns

Dario Saric tied a season high with 27 points and the Sixers beat the Phoenix Suns 123-110 on Sunday night after blowing an 18-point lead in one quarter. The Sixers went 9 of 10 from the foul line. Philadelphia took a 92-89 lead into the fourth quarter after Phoenix took a three-point lead, its largest of the game.

Sport 'The only thing Scholes does is criticise' - Mourinho hits back
Author: 0 'The only thing Scholes does is criticise' - Mourinho hits back

Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku will be sidelined for just a single week following his head injury, according to Old Trafford boss Jose Mourinho on Monday. Defensively we were very good, a very good team performance today. Fifty percent of that is 12.5 silverware, 25 percent is around 6. "I know that normally bad, bad news arrives immediately".

Sport Liverpool a
Author: 0 Liverpool a "Perfect, Perfect Match" for Virgil van Dijk

Today he is, and the club are celebrating his arrival. Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp says he is in no rush to introduce new signing Virgil van Dijk into his starting line-up, despite having completed the signing of the world's most expensive defender early in the transfer window .

Sport Man City confirm Gabriel Jesus suffered MCL injury at Palace
Author: 0 Man City confirm Gabriel Jesus suffered MCL injury at Palace

One of Manchester City's stars, the Brazilian striker Gabriel Jesus , fell injured in the duel against Crystal Palace and left the stadium in tears. The Spaniard would have extended his side's winning streak to 19 had they defeated Roy Hodgson's men, but he was quick to defend City's rare slip-up.

Sport Rochester native Brian Gionta to lead US Olympic Men's Ice Hockey Team
Author: 0 Rochester native Brian Gionta to lead US Olympic Men's Ice Hockey Team

Canada is expected to announce its roster on January 11. With 1,006 games played over 15 seasons, Gionta, 38, has by far the most National Hockey League experience of the 23 players named. Farmington's Megan Keller is the only MI player on the women's roster. Forward Alex Carpenter and defenseman Megan Bozek are 2014 silver medalists who did not make the cut from the national team, which has been training since September in Florida.

Sport Alabama, Clemson part 3 coming Monday night
Author: 0 Alabama, Clemson part 3 coming Monday night

So, when I got here, everybody was waiting for me, and it was really exciting. "They want to see the leader in me and that's what I need to do". Too early for me to chuckle after being out in the wee hours of New Orleans , but dang, Coach, ease up on us.

Sport Is Shilpa Shinde Becoming First Finalist of the Bigg Boss 11?
Author: 0 Is Shilpa Shinde Becoming First Finalist of the Bigg Boss 11?

The audiences also voted (live poll) for the "Best Entertainer", Shilpa Shinde. Starting with " Naach Meri Jaan " to the popular number " Baby Ko Base Pasand Hai " Salman Khan ups the notch of this celebration episode. He makes everyone laugh by making fun of each contestant. Balraj also tells them about actor Anushka Sharma's wedding with cricketer Virat Kohli, but Hina Khan and others find it hard to believe.

Sport Bills celebrate their playoff berth, thank Bengals
Author: 0 Bills celebrate their playoff berth, thank Bengals

The Buffalo Bills' thrilling surge into the National Football League playoffs didn't come without a sour note. The Bills were watching the game in their locker room and the team's social media team captured what was just a slightly emotional reaction to Buffalo making the playoffs.

Sport Leicester City 3-0 Huddersfield Town: Player Ratings
Author: 0 Leicester City 3-0 Huddersfield Town: Player Ratings

Ahead of the home match against the Terriers, Puel, whose men lost 2-1 at Liverpool on Saturday, said: "This is a crucial game for us. We will see for the next game - it's an important game for him (against Fleetwood)". Soon afterward Shinji Okazaki believed he had doubled Leicester's lead after putting away an opportunity on the break, only to have it ruled out for his foul on Thomas Smith after the two colliding while chasing the loose ball.

Sport Green Bay Packers fire longtime defensive coordinator Dom Capers
Author: 0 Green Bay Packers fire longtime defensive coordinator Dom Capers

His teams in 2009 and 2010 ranked in the top 10 in both yards and points, improving a group that was 22nd in points allowed the year before arriving. Several other members of the defensive staff are also expected to be let go. The Packers have not officially announced the firing of Capers, who joined the team in 2009. Top candidates to replace Capers include former Chicago Bears defensive coordinator Vic Fangio and current Packers associate head coach Winston Moss.

Sport Peach Bowl: UCF vs
Author: 0 Peach Bowl: UCF vs

It was the sort of win that speaks volumes about the Bulldogs' ability to win two more games and secure the program's first national championship in decades. UCF's defense? Not so much. Regardless of the result of the Golden Panthers' bowl game, this was a wildly successful debut for Butch Davis and his staff.

Sport Hughes unrepentant as understrength Stoke suffer hiding at Chelsea
Author: 0 Hughes unrepentant as understrength Stoke suffer hiding at Chelsea

This was not the outcome Mark Hughes had in mind when he rested several key players to take a 5-0 hammering at Chelsea on Saturday. Magpies counterpart Rafael Benitez has endured an nearly identical run of results since the start of November, with a boring goalless draw against Brighton on Saturday leaving the Toon without a win in their last two outings.

Sport Isaiah Thomas will not play against Celtics on Wednesday
Author: 0 Isaiah Thomas will not play against Celtics on Wednesday

The Trail Blazers would qualify as a less meaningful opponent. Thomas said earlier in December that he was targeting the first week of January for his return, so he's right on schedule. However, that rules out Thomas for Wednesday's game against the Boston Celtics , the team that traded him away this offseason. Considering that the Cavaliers will play in Boston on a second night of a back-to-back, this doesn't come as a surprise.