Fiorentina players and staff paid tribute on Tuesday to their captain Astori at the club's Artemio Franchi stadium, where dozens of messages, banners and scarfs adorned fences outside the ground. That match was postponed along with all other Serie A games. Astori's former club Cagliari, where he spent eight years from 2008, have also retired the number 13 shirt - which he wore at both teams.
The former Brazil global was spotted at Chelsea's Cobham training ground back in November. Ramires could, thus, be a viable, albeit short-term target for the Blues if they do pursue a move for him. He may have done well in a relatively weaker league, but the Premier League would certainly be a tougher nut to crack. The 30-year-old continued to be linked with Inter throughout the January transfer window before ultimately remaining in China, where he missed Jiangsu's season-opening 3-1 ...
I think we are learning to manage games better than we have done in the past. One player who could be given a breather is Mohamed Salah and although Klopp refused to confirm whether his in-form attacker would start against Porto , he did reveal he'll make a few changes to his team.
UCLA , USC and Washington still have varying amounts of work to do depending upon who's doing the prognosticating, Arizona State may need wins when it comes to their NCAA tournament seeding, and then there are unsafe teams such as Stanford , Utah and OR that need the automatic bid if they're to play in the Big Dance.
Floyd as a retired fighter that makes ZERO substantial revenue outside of them ropes is not on the list, and in the long game, is already dead. Hours prior, 50 threw some hard-hitting jabs at the MMA fighter. Ahh don't block me 50 kid, I still like some of your songs. The bickering started in the summer of past year, when McGregor said: " 50 Cent's a (expletive).
It's in the DNA and that doesn't seem to be there with Arsenal now. During an interview with BBC Sport , former Gunner David Seaman didn't hold back on his thoughts on the current state of affairs. "My worry is to get Arsenal to win football games, and then we see where we go from there". The " Wenger Out " banners were out in force at the Amex Stadium while sections of Arsenal's travelling fans chanted for the axe to fall.
TMZ Sports relayed word that Smith, who most recently played for the Oakland Raiders before being released on Monday, surrendered to police. Per NBC Bay Area's John Zuchelli and Brendan Weber , police were searching for Smith on Saturday after he fled his house following an alleged domestic violence incident.
During his first season playing under Wade Phillips , Joyner was willing to make the switch to safety, and when looking at how effective he was playing at the position all of previous year, this was clearly the best decision for both parties.
The emergency is a result of the clashes between Buddhists and Muslims in Sri Lanka . The expansion of hatred between Buddhists and Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar has caused stir in Sri Lanka on Tuesday when Colombo declared a State of Emergency for 10 days to rein in the spread of communal violence in some parts of the country.
The Jaguars will also have exclusive negotiating rights with Robinson until 4 p.m. On March 12, teams begin the legal tampering period ahead of free agency. Look for more stories in the coming days on the 49ers' other positions of need in free agency . With Robinson set to hit free agency, the Jaguars may be inclined to hedge their bets by holding onto Hurns.
The Bears know that Fuller, 26, wants to return, and if the aggressive communication Pace described has included aggressive offers, it's reasonable to believe an agreement could be reached before free agency opens, when the team will have a host of other moves to consider.
The Arizona Diamondbacks are bringing back the bullpen cart. It's not all for tradition. Now, more than twenty years later, the Diamondbacks are getting the cart back on the field-this time with a sponsor, OnTrac. Within a few years, relievers started having entrance songs, including New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera, who adopted Metallica's "Enter Sandman" in 1999.
During the offseason, when National Football League clubs can carry up to 90 players on their roster, team caps are calculated based on the Top 51 cap impacts (base salary, signing bonuses and likely-to-be-earned incentives). La Canfora has reported that the Vikings and Jets will likely be the final two bidders for Cousins' services. For most of the offseason I have been updating the salary cap situation of the Pittsburgh Steelers for you and have been using a projected league-wide cap ...
The midfielder initially struggled to keep track of Alexander Sørloth, who played as a second striker off Christian Benteke, but started to impose himself in Palace's half after Chris Smalling halved the deficit. I'm always trying to be myself on the pitch and trying to do what I think I can do well. Liverpool FC eased to a 2-0 victory over Newcastle United thanks to goals from Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane to temporarily hoist the Reds above Manchester United .
The Cowboys can afford to tag Lawrence but for the time being are extremely limited in what they can do with the start of free agency a little more than a week away. With Lawrence securely in the fold, the Cowboys will turn their eyes toward free agency, which begins this month, April's NFL Draft and Dez Bryant's looming contract situation.
Known for his massive guns (arms) and extended explanation of on-field calls, Hochuli has been officiating games since 1990. In an interview several years ago, Hochuli noted that his career as a referee actually helped him as an attorney. Officials ruled the play dead, however, determining Mariota's forward progress stopped before the ball came loose. He also has a family tie to NFL officiating: his later father, Stan, was also a side judge and referee in the league.
The suit also alleges that during treatment, in the basement of Nassar's home, Nassar pulled down Jacob's trousers and exposed him to an underage female gymnast who was also present in the room. Moore's sister, Kamerin, testified about the abuse she and her brother allegedly faced in January. Jacob Moore is now a freshman at University of MI and still involved in gymnastics.
That issue probably isn't going away. I don't support everything that he says. The comments were made , somewhat ironically, as Ross was accepting an award from the Jackie Robinson Foundation for being a "longtime champion of equal opportunity".
At least one NFL team is putting its foot-down after an entire season of professional athletes choosing to "take a knee" during the performance of the U.S. "Some players" agents claimed the Texans weren't interested in anyone who protested during the anthem or were likely to protest in the future. While money will always speak louder than anything else, it's hard to see why any free agent would willingly sign for a team that has an owner who once likened his players to criminals.
The first bit is a bit tactical for a bit of belief. The 27-year-old did not have a shot and looked frustrated as he failed to have any impact in the game in a false nine role, with Alvaro Morata and Olivier Giroud both left on the bench.
Despite failing to find the back of the net in the 1-0 victory over Chelsea , Guardiola reserved special praise for Aguero following the match. "It's not good for us to be compared with that team". That trust is mutual, with Aguero now backing Guardiola as the best coach he has ever had. Asked whether his team were on the same level as Barcelona , the 47-year-old replied: "No, because it's completely different players".
Ivory visited with the Bills a week ago, and met with a couple of other National Football League clubs on his free agent tour before signing with Buffalo. Over those two seasons, Ivory ran for nearly 1,900 yards, including a 1,070-yard campaign in 2015 with 15 total touchdown both rushing and receiving.
A war of words has broken out in the wake of David Warner's stunning tea-time rampage in Durban , with South Africa claiming Australia were also guilty of personal sledging in the spiteful Test. "Both sides always give it out", he tweeted. "I know, speaking to a couple of the guys, that he does tend to get quite personal with the way he abuses players", Harris said.
But the truth is that his father's decidedly non-Hollywood approach has created the blueprint Allen has followed during the hectic pre-draft process. But one thing that drew Seattle to Sherman (and allowed them to overlook a rather ordinary 4.6 40) was his 32-inch arm measurement.
This was its US debut. When asked about her current fitness levels, Williams added: "I'm ready, or else I wouldn't be here". I want her to grow up knowing a woman's voice is extremely powerful. The 36-year-old told the BBC that it has been tough to return to tennis following the birth of her first child, but says she will go at a "turtle's pace".