Cape Town - Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp said Ben Woodburn would benefit from staying out of the public glare after a starring role in their EFL Cup win over Leeds United. "I asked the players to play a different way and we followed it all to a "t", Monk said. I would have scored too in that situation. "They ( Leeds ) couldn't show it tonight how strong they are, that's the biggest compliment I would say, from my side".
Are you a true El Clásico aficionado or just a hopeless pretender? The squad now sits on top of La Liga's table with 33 points , six ahead of Barcelona and Sevilla . Vazquez's work-rate will be very valuable defensively but he needs to have fresh legs on those counterattacks if Madrid want to be a threat without having most of the possession today.
Clemson (11-1), and Washington (11-1) now make up the CFP bracket and are positioned to battle for the National Championship later this month. The bottom line is that teams who do not win their conference should not be rewarded. This is Ohio State , and the committee isn't going drop it three spots, as it did TCU in 2014, when the Horned Frogs went from third to sixth despite a win.
With potential losses by the Tide or Tigers not guaranteeing they will miss out on a playoff spot, MI could find itself rooting for Colorado(No. 8) to upend the Huskies for the Pac-12 title as the Wolverines also have a head-to-head win over the Buffaloes this season .
Leicester City's Premier League season isn't going as well as their miracle run last season , but Claudio Ranieri is still keeping his sense of humour. The Black Cats are vying to win successive Premier League home fixtures for only the second time in three seasons. Jermain Defoe has scored 18 Premier League goals in 2016, the third highest tally behind Sergio Aguero (27) and Harry Kane (19).
Real will be guaranteed a hostile reception for possibly the final derby at the Calderon before Atletico move to their new 67,000 capacity La Peineta stadium from next season. "Above all in the first half they were better than us", admitted Simeone. Following a measured start to the 2016-17 season, Ronaldo bounced back with a match-winning performance against Atletico Madrid .
I'm not expecting a large Buffaloes' offensive outpouring in this one, but I could see them putting up 20+, and at that point I would be looking for them to hold Washington in the mid-20s. CU player of the game: Kenneth Olugbode. The Pac-12 Championship win gives Washington its first conference title since 2000, and their first 12-win season since 1991, when the Huskies were national champs.
England's Australian boss had been depicted as a clown in Saturday's edition of The Australian newspaper. England overcame a poor start to overwhelm the Wallabies 37-21 with a dominant display at Twickenham to complete a flawless year of 13 victories under new coach Eddie Jones.
Australia's form turnaround against South Africa in the day-night third Test may have prevented a summer ratings disaster for the Nine Network. "I think everybody in the change room is very proud of what he has achieved". 5 Peter Handscomb - were at the crease when Australia won the third test late Sunday. Smith said the result was "a little bit bittersweet" given the series had been surrendered but called it "a great start for a young group".
Jurgen Klopp has revealed what he said to Ben Woodburn after he made Liverpool history. "The only disappointment is that with more luck or composure in our finishing we might have had a better result". It's all good. We know how to handle the situation and I know I can say to you whatever I want, [but] if he scores goals then it's quite hard to stay cool from your side.
Antonio Conte says he would rather Chelsea were in the Champions League, but Eden Hazard is relishing the advantages while he can. Chelsea's title rivals will have been "spooked" by the manner in which the Blues disposed of Tottenham in their latest Premier League outing, claims Pat Nevin.
The player now seems overly confident about his speed and sprinting ability as he openly challenged the fastest man on the earth, Usain Bolt, for a one to one showdown to decide who is faster. And the 30-year-old insisted once he retires next year he will not make a comeback to athletics. There will be no Michael Phelps-style comeback at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics either.
Ibrahimovic has revealed that when he was growing up, he had a great desire to prove a point to those who did not accept him for who he is, driving him to succeed despite their negativity. He's a great player for us. "He's talked of me needing a run of games and that is an incentive". And just six minutes later it was game over thanks to Jones' own goal, the goalkeeper unfortunately turning Ibrahimovic's low pull-back across the line as he tried to cut it out.
But now Bilic is ready to call on Carroll in a fixture the England striker dominated last season, scoring a towering hat-trick in a 3-3 draw. "He will be in the squad", Bilic told reporters at his pre-match press conference . Ayew, the deputy captain of the Black Stars of Ghana recently returned from injury and it is reasonable to expect a £20 million record signing to be in top shape by now.
The Saints have had kicks blocked in each of their last two losses, which have dropped them to 4-6 - perilously close to sliding out of playoff contention. Payton also declined to discuss the extent to which he holds special teams coordinator Greg McMahon accountable for the errors, saying only that responsibility for recent errors "starts with the head coach ".
Tom Brady's numbers were pretty good going 30 of 50 for 286 yards and two touchdowns. "It's better than last Monday, so I'm very happy about that", Brady said on WEEI's Kirk and Callahan on Monday . All that had been missing in Quincy Enunwa's breakout year has been one signature play or one big game so he could really leave his mark on the season.
The Spaniard revealed that he will be spending the next week trying to figure out how his City side can be the first to beat Chelsea since our change to a 3-4-3 system: "We have to try and discover his (Conte's) secret and what we can do to beat him".
Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez, right, and Arsenal's Theo Walcott celebrates after scoring during the English Premier League soccer match between Arsenal and Bournemouth at Emirates stadium in London , Sunday, Nov. How important it is, I don't know. We have some time in front of us. "I have to speak to the medical people", Wenger said . "Usually they have an MRI 48 hours later when the bleeding is over to see how big the damage is".
The connection would seem odd. It didn't take long for Prescott to realize that Redskins rookie cornerback Kendall Fuller was no match for Dez Bryant or any receiver in the slot. Cousins completed 41 of 53 passes for 449 yards with three touchdowns and no interceptions. Luckily though, it looks as if Barry Church could be back in the lineup Thursday night against the Minnesota Vikings , but if not Jeff Heath would become the starter next to Byron Jones.
After that superb up-and-down following his triple bogey, he hit two good tee shots into the wind and with the wind blowing off St. Simons Sound, and he rolled in medium-length birdie putts to make up for the dropped shots at No. "But I came out here to try to clear my mind, tell myself that I have a one-in-four chance". "It ate at me a little bit knowing that I had 10 feet to win it", he said.
The first fumble was recovered by Minnesota and led to the Vikings taking a 9-7 lead in the game. Bryant finished with four catches for 84 yards, including a 56-yarder that set up a 1-yard TD by Ezekiel Elliott in the first half. Dan Bailey hit his only field goal attempt and both PATs while punter Chris Jones put three of his six punts inside the 20. Jason Garrett saw the fumble on the punt and was given assurance by his coaching staff upstairs to challenge the play.
On Tuesday, the Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team driver visited their title partner PETRONAS in Malaysia, fresh from his triumph and celebrations in Abu Dhabi . But the German conceded relations with Hamilton "will always remain difficult". I love number six of course, my Dad won the world championship with number six as well, so it's a very lucky number for us.
Victor Moses' goal in the 51st minute was the game winner as Chelsea came from behind to beat Tottenham 2-1. "We have one week to prepare for the game and at the end of the week we know what to do when we play". "I am very pleased with the goal but the most important thing is the three points that we got (on Saturday)". "He told us to press high and concentrate between the lines".
Harden registered yet another triple-double, notching 29 points, 15 rebounds and 13 assists in Thursday's win. After a 3-pointer by Harden gave Houston a 126-123 lead in the second extra session, Green was fouled by Harden on a follow shot after rebounding a Kevin Durant miss with 2:10 left.
Matsuyama found his way Thursday with birdies on six of the last 10 holes following a double bogey at the eighth that wiped out his birdies on two of the first three holes. "By the time I hit the second, my tee shot on the second hole, I had already gotten into the flow of the round, " he said. "But it's good to see him play, and good to see him come out and play so well after such a long layoff".
Woods shot a 1-over-par 73 during the first round of the Hero World Challenge, an small-field, invitation-only event in The Bahamas that benefits his foundation. "But it's good to see him play, and good to see him come out and play so well after such a long layoff". Woods shot 1-over. He opened 4-under through eight but double-bogeyed two of the last three holes.
Fortunately for them, that hasn't really hurt the outcome of their last several games, as the Giants have managed to string together six straight wins against the so-called "soft" part of their schedule. We'll just get into an exchange. Talk about a streaky season for the Giants . Only three teams have run for 100-yards all-season against them. Peyton said he spent time with McAdoo, offensive coordinator Mike Sullivan and quarterbacks coach Frank Cignetti Jr., and sat in on a ...
Pakistan had their tails up when they removed Jeet Raval early on day four, but they found further success hard to come by as Latham and Williamson put on 96 for the second wicket. On 41 he was dropped by Sami Aslam and he made his way through lbw shouts. Sarfraz Ahmed was run out for 19 off 21 and Asad Shafiq did not get off the mark.
They now sit third on 30 points, one behind Chelsea and level with Liverpool, who have a superior goal difference. Two goals from striker Sergio Aguero earned Manchester City three points at Burnley to take Pep Guardiola's side back to the top of the Premier League .
In a release issued on Friday, Gestifute described the accusations against Ronaldo and Mourinho as "unfounded", insisting the pair are "fully compliant" with regard to their tax obligations. His company, Gestifute, said in a statement that neither Ronaldo nor Mourinho "have been implicated in legal proceedings of the tax evasion commission in Spain".
He was 9-of-13 with 88 yards and a touchdown before the Eagles ran a perfectly timed screen pass to their tight end Zach Ertz . "Obviously, it will be louder, but if you already have those set in stone, I don't think it should be too big of an effect".
The offense still isn't great under McElwain, but maybe Cleveland is a sign of good things to come in the Gator passing game? Tigers fans were supposed to enjoy a romp over South Alabama on Saturday, but that game was scrapped after the October 8 LSU-Florida date in Gainesville was postponed due to threats of a hurricane.
The Clippers' coach even shared one of the memes - one depicting Rivers as Santa Claus and DeAndre Jordan, who was restraining his coach, as an elf - on his Instagram account. "We took that for granted and felt like we were a lot better than we really are", Jordan said of their success. "What the league is going to fall back on, 'He crossed the halfcourt.' You'll see tomorrow that's what they're going to say and we're all going to know that that's not the real reason".
The second season was better, an 11-1 start before a 51-13 win over Arizona in the Pac-12 title game that sent OR into the CFP as the No. 2 seed for arguably the greatest win in school history over the Seminoles. Last year, the Ducks brought in graduate transfer Vernon Adams, whose season was marred by a finger injury. Ever since leaving OR for the NFL, Chip Kelly's name has been connected to every available collegiate job available.
He came out to bat at number eight and frustrated the Indian bowlers despite clearly being in pain. "The way he played with [James] Anderson in the end showed great maturity, to play with tail like that". He will make his England Lions debut against United Arab Emirates in Dubai on Thursday, and then has a tough act to follow after Hameed earned a band of new admirers with his wonderfully-skilled and courageous rearguard half-century - down at number eight because of his injury - as ...