Friday February 28-th, 2020

Liverpool score twice in two minutes to beat Salzburg in Champions League Liverpool score twice in two minutes to beat Salzburg in Champions League

The Reds are also eight points clear in the Premier League in their pursuit of a first English championship in 30 years. Rodrigo scored the victor as Valencia beat Ajax 1-0 away Tuesday to advance in the Champions League while knocking out ...

Similarities between Rashford and Ronaldo as observed by United boss Similarities between Rashford and Ronaldo as observed by United boss

My agent called me and said: "Listen, you're going into the past year of your contract, there are a few teams that are in for you". On Saturday, Rashford opened the scoring in United's 2-1 Premier League win over rivals Manchester City , and i...

Parrott could make dream Champions League bow at Bayern Parrott could make dream Champions League bow at Bayern

José Mourinho says that he has banned his Tottenham players from watching the video nasty of their 7-2 Champions League home loss to Bayern Munich in October, which represented one of the final cuts for his managerial predecessor, Mauricio Poch...

Lions place wide receiver Marvin Jones Jr Lions place wide receiver Marvin Jones Jr

Jones actually stayed in the game and lined up following the injury, knowing that Detroit would have to burn a timeout in their comeback bid late in the game if trainers had to come out and attend to him. Travis Fulgham, a sixth-round pick of the tea...

Langer: I'd be a fearless man to change the Aussie XI Langer: I'd be a fearless man to change the Aussie XI

The first Test between Australia and New Zealand gets underway in Perth on Thursday, and the two nations will band together to organise a tribute before play starts. They recently wore a retro look jersey against India in the ODI series down unde...

Sexton ruled out for Leinster but extent of injury uknown Sexton ruled out for Leinster but extent of injury uknown

Leinster steam-rolled Northampton in a crunch Champions Cup pool game on Saturday away from home , but the worrying highlight was Johnny Sexton iceing his knee after an awkward fall in the second half. There's now fears he may miss the start of ...

Ted Simmons credits advanced analytics for his Hall of Fame call Ted Simmons credits advanced analytics for his Hall of Fame call

Louis Cardinals catcher Ted Simmons . Miller revolutionized the player's union by creating MLB's free agency which included raising the average salary from $19,000 to over $240,000 during his remarkable tenure (the average Major League Baseball s...

Pakistan will not stage home matches at neutral venues anymore Pakistan will not stage home matches at neutral venues anymore

If rain doesn't interrupt, Pakistan , like witnessed in Australia, may once again play safe and opt to go with six batsmen , wicketkeeper Muhammad Rizwan and four regular bowlers . "Somehow, cricket was the only institution left", said Akhtar on...

Ian Foster for All Blacks Ian Foster for All Blacks "a done deal", announced today sources report

New Zealand Rugby chairman Brent Impey made the announcement in Auckland this afternoon, saying Foster had come through as the preferred candidate following a lengthy and robust interview process. Foster, a former fly-half for the Chiefs in Super Rug...

Napoli sack Ancelotti despite progressing in Champions League Napoli sack Ancelotti despite progressing in Champions League

Carlo Ancelotti ", read a statement on Twitter. As speculation had intensified surrounding Ancelotti's dismissal, so too have rumours linking former AC Milan boss Gennaro Gattuso with the now-vacant post. Ancelotti could return to England with b...

Falcons star WR Calvin Ridley out for the rest of the season Falcons star WR Calvin Ridley out for the rest of the season

Calvin Ridley is out for the season after suffering an abdominal injury on Sunday. "Thank you for all of your prayers and well wishes", Ridley said on Instagram. Former Miami Dolphins star Dan Marino was the first quarterback to 50,000 career yar...

Hamilton responds to Ferrari rumours, keeping options open Hamilton responds to Ferrari rumours, keeping options open

Hamilton, who will be the second-oldest driver on the 2020 grid, is relishing what he expects to be a growing challenge from the next generation. "Naturally, everything that happens behind closed doors is always private with whoever you end up sitt...

Saracens suffer Champions Cup loss to Munster after scrappy contest Saracens suffer Champions Cup loss to Munster after scrappy contest

All the points in the game came in the first half with captain Peter O'Mahony scoring the only try of the game. Munster continued to dominate territory and possession but kept coming up short as they searched for that elusive try but they finally...

Vitor Pereira withdraws from manager shortlist Vitor Pereira withdraws from manager shortlist

An Everton source has told Football Insider the club are in "advanced talks" with Pereira and are increasingly hopeful he will snub a blockbuster new contract offer from his current club Shanghai SIPG. According to Telegraph , Everton are keen to m...

Patriots' video allegedly contains 'eight minutes' of Bengals' sideline Patriots' video allegedly contains 'eight minutes' of Bengals' sideline

The latest allegations came to light when Bengals coach Zac Taylor, whose team plays New England on Sunday, confirmed that the league was investigating the crew's activities. "There was no intention of using the footage for any other goal", the state...

Jets won’t discipline Bell for bowling after flu absence Jets won’t discipline Bell for bowling after flu absence

When asked if he agreed it wasn't a good look for Bell, Gase said, "Yeah, I would say so". Bell also missed Saturday's team walk-through, but was spotted later that night wearing orange leather trousers at Myrtle Avenue bowling alley from around 10...

Vasilevskiy has 37 saves, Lightning beat Sharks Vasilevskiy has 37 saves, Lightning beat Sharks

Tyler Johnson scored two goals, Alex Killorn had a goal and three assists, and Victor Hedman had a goal and two assists for the Lightning (14-10-3), who have won two of their past three games. "We know the answer is there, we've had a good power pl...

Stars fire Montgomery due to unprofessional conduct Stars fire Montgomery due to unprofessional conduct

The team's general manager Jim Nill said in a statement: "The Dallas Stars expect all of our employees to act with integrity and exhibit professional behaviour while working for and representing our organization". Peters was also accused of physica...

Manchester City join Chelsea in the race for Nathan Ake Manchester City join Chelsea in the race for Nathan Ake

This could scupper any potential January move for the Holland worldwide. Earlier this season, Chelsea scout Piet de Visser urged the club to sign Ake again in an interview with a Dutch newspaper, in which he said: "I hope they buy him back".

Valverde reveals why Messi was dropped for Champions League clash Valverde reveals why Messi was dropped for Champions League clash

Valverde's men are level on points with Madrid at the top of the table and, in the face of repeated questioning about Messi's absence at a media conference on Monday, he pointed to that run of three games in eight days as the key reason for his decis...

Danish rookie Hojgaard wins Mauritius Open after playoff Danish rookie Hojgaard wins Mauritius Open after playoff

Birdies on the last from the Scotsman, Detry and Rozner then moved them all to 16 under par, a shot clear of Dane Rasmus Højgaard and Sihwan Kim of the United States. Probably the best I've played all week so far. Danish teenager Rasmus Hojgaard ...

Edu is backing former midfielder for next Arsenal manager Edu is backing former midfielder for next Arsenal manager

Well, L'Equipe have now had it confirmed (even crediting TMW with the original story) by the manager's entourage that Arsenal are indeed interested in the Portuguese's services, and he's on a shortlist that also includes Marcelino (who has alread...

Teenager Hojgaard wins tense playoff to take Mauritius Open title

As a 26-year-old Frenchman, a 22-year-old Italian and a Danish teen went into a playoff, tied at 19-under after 72 holes, the neutrals among the sizeable crowd at Heritage Golf Club all rooted for Rasmus Hojggard . At one point the group on 18-under...

Blitzboks drawn in 'Pool of Death' for Cape Town Sevens Blitzboks drawn in 'Pool of Death' for Cape Town Sevens

Talk about a turnaround. South Africa lead the standings after the first of ten events in a season that culminates in the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games in Japan with 22 points, ahead of New Zealand and bronze medalists England. Dennis fractured his chee...

National Hockey League commissioner speaks at Board of Governors meeting following allegations against coaches National Hockey League commissioner speaks at Board of Governors meeting following allegations against coaches

Bettman also talked about the formation of a hotline for people to call to report any such incidents. The Board of Governors was fully supportive in its approval of the programs, and the NHL Players' Association was consulted and is a willing parti...

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