But Alaba admits he was a huge admirer of the Gunners as a youngster, making his recent spate of visits to the Emirates extra sweet for the 24-year-old. Assessing their title chances, he added: "We'll see in the second half of the season". Bayern chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge called the right-back "an important player for us on the pitch, but also a very popular man in the dressing room".
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Real Madrid eased past Mexico's Club America 2-0 on Thursday to reach the Club World Cup final in Japan. "That is because I think it can cause a kind of confusion and we have not had it explained to us in too much detail. "We didn't have a great rhythm in the first half but in the second half we created a lot of chances and Cristiano finally scored so I'm very satisfied", added the Frenchman.
Ravindra Jadeja was among the wickets, grabbing three big ones in Alastair Cook, Joe Root and Bairstow, even as England trudged on up to 284/4 at Stumps on the first day. There were to be only another eight for him here, though, before he fell to his tour nemesis Jadeja - who got him for the fifth time in the series via an edge to slip on the front-foot defence.
Reports suggest Sanchez has been offered a £26million-a-year deal by Hebei China Fortune ahead of the January transfer window as the forward's contract talks drag on in north London. "Maybe at this moment it is hard to get elite players to leave Europe for China ". If this is true, then there should be widespread condemnation of the Spaniard.
Batting first, Mpumalanga posted 169/8 in 20 overs with 160 of those runs coming from one player. Swart finished the innings with an unbelievable unbeaten 61-run partnership for the 10th wicket, with tail-ender Nicholate Phiri. It's said that one player doesn't make a team, but when it comes to Mpumalanga's Under-19 women's side, that saying is tossed out the window. The remaining nine runs came through extras (five wides, three no balls and a leg bye).
United are unbeaten in their last seven Premier League games and are one place above WBA in sixth. It might be wildly optimistic to expect a repeat of the 5-5 stalemate the pair shared on the final day of the 2012/13 season but I did expect this to be chalked up at odds-on so a bit of even money cries out to be snapped up.
Pablo Zabaleta scored his first Premier League goal since 2014 to help lead Manchester City past Watford. "I thought we were very concentrated during the whole game against Watford , winning the long balls, being very aggressive at the back, winning all the duels".
The Australian captain was dropped on 53 by Ahmed off spinner Azhar Ali and on 97 he survived in freaky circumstances when a faint outside edge off Mohammad Amir was taken by Ahmed, but there was no appeal. Wahab Riaz and Yasir Shah followed within minutes of each other but Sarfraz and Amir saw out play to stumps. Amir also grabbed two wickets but Pakistan lost its way when Lyon and Bird, who was ironically left out of the Test match in Hobart against South Africa because then-selector Rod ...
The midfielder seems to have had quite a hard relationship with Ronald Koeman ever since the Dutchman replaced Roberto Martinez in the summer. The 23-year-old has also slipped out of England contention since forming part of the squad that suffered a disappointing last-16 defeat to Iceland at the 2016 European Championship finals in France.
Karius paid the price for conceding six goals in two games as the Reds dropped five points against Bournemouth and West Ham which dent their title hopes. "Liverpool FC is a long-term project". "We know we have to be as successful as soon as possible, on the other hand we have to feel comfortable with each other, goalkeeper included".
Penn State came in with an eight-game winning streak, compiling a 22.7-point average margin in those victories. "We looked at two conference championship teams". In their last outings on Saturday, Penn State manhandled Michigan State 45-12 as the Nittany Lions scored 35 straight points after halftime. But as we've learned this year, once Franklin's team puts itself in position to do something, it's been fairly successful at following through.
Third, I wanted to be in a comfortable environment. Michigan's 2017 recruiting class just landed five more stars. He also gives the coaching staff six commitments from the seven ESPN 300 in-state prospects. MI won out, though, and are now getting a dynamic athlete who could see early playing time in his freshman season. MI now has Cheshire (Conn.) Cheshire Academy four-star Tarik Black, Suffield (Conn.) Suffield Academy Brad Hawkins, and Peoples-Jones in the fold at wide receiver.
Congratulations, NFL, you did it again. "I guess we're the last ones to get the middle finger". And with their eyes on revenge following a 9-3 Week 2 loss to the Rams in Los Angeles, the Seahawks should enter Thursday night's clash locked in and ready to make a statement.
A rugby player has been banned for three years ban for this shocking tackle on a female referee. Tuqiri, Larkham, Umaga urged to stage. The Italian rugby federation handed Doglioli a three-year ban on Thursday - its heaviest punishment in the last 20 years.
Rebels coach Hugh Freeze hired an up-and-comer with no SEC ties for his offensive coordinator in Sam Houston's State's Longo. You should not hire a coordinator because of one recruit, no matter who it is, but broadly speaking. "He did a super job", Auburn coach Gus Malzahn said Wednesday before the news broke. Malzahn and Freeze have a solid relationship despite being rivals in the Western Division of the Southeastern Conference.
Wake Forest first detected a leak in its football program when Louisville was discovered to have a portion of the Demon Deacons' game plan in its possession following the Cardinals' 44-12 rout November 12. Boston College coach Steve Addazio said he was never contacted by the perpetrator of the "WakeyLeaks" college football scandal but knows exactly what he would have done with the tainted information.
The closest India came to finding an opener in the first half was when Mandeep Singh's effort from Santa Singh's cross turned out to be a goal, but it was disallowed due to Mandeep's and the defender's hockey sticks clashing before the ball went in.
The coach says Starks is "OK". Montgomery is averaging 5.2 yards per carry this season, and has accounted for 228 yards and one touchdown on the ground this season. McCarthy says he's not anxious about his QB, who has "a lot of experience playing in this climate". Don't have any concerns with him not practicing. McCarthy said, "We'll see how it goes this week, but, yes, I have confidence he can get to that number if he had to".
Instead, the four will play another season in the red and black. RB Sony Michel, LB Lorenzo Carter and LB Davin Bellamy will return to UGA next year, as well. His yards per carry was down from 8.1 in 2015 and 7.1 in 2014, which can be attributed to his knee injury. Michel moved into the starting role in Chubb's absence and totaled 1,161 yards and eight scores.
A nine-month investigation by IndyStar has turned up startling revelations about the rate of reported sexual abuse from young gymnasts across the country. But the Star countered that USA Gymnastics' focus on educating members instead of setting ground rules and enforcing them has engendered an epidemic: the equivalent of one allegation every 20 days over the last two decades.
Floyd, released by the Cardinals on Wednesday, had 33 catches for 446 yards and four touchdowns this season. A first-round pick in the 2012 National Football League draft, Floyd caught 65 passes for 1,041 yards with five touchdowns in 2013 and followed it with a pair of seasons with six touchdowns and more than 800 receiving yards.
Messi has been on tour with Barcelona in Qatar this week, where he finally met six-year-old Murtaza Ahmadi, the Afghan boy who was spotted wearing a plastic bag as a replica jersey with Messi's name earlier this year. The wedding is expected to take place in their native city of Rosario where they met as children. Messi is expected to return to Rosario somewhere around June.
However, once Matic returned for Sunday's 1-0 win over West Brom, Fabregas was relegated to the bench again to fulfill a role as an impact sub for the final quarter hour - probably not the role he expected to be fulfilling in what on paper should be his peak years.
Lesnar will be eligible to return to UFC in July 2017. His decisive decision over Mark Hunt will be ruled a "no contest". The news first broke on Thursday afternoon, and CBS Sports reports that Lesnar isn't the only one who was given a suspension.
The IBF heavyweight champion makes the latest defence of his title, and also fights to become the WBA champion, when on April 29 at Wembley Stadium he becomes Klitschko's first opponent since the Fury defeat. I prefer to go into this fight with AJ with experience and motivation that I got from Fury - my failure in that fight. Their press conference was conducted in a dignified and respectful manner which would have delighted the promoters after two rowdy recent press conferences.
Bandy was selected by the Angels in the 31st round of the 2011 First-Year Player Draft out of the University of Arizona. Maldonado, better known as Machete, had been in the Brewers organization for over 10 years since being acquired in 2007 - after being released by the team that originally drafted him, the Angels, for his immaturity and off-the-field issues.
Bank Stadium. "I've been a pretty good judge of my body, and I don't know if I'll be ready to roll this week, next week or the week after", Peterson said . With running backs Matt Asiata and Jerick McKinnon struggling to make big plays and Bradford under siege behind a leaky line, the Vikings retooled their offensive attack to feature more quick passes.
The Uruguay worldwide will sign the new deal, which will keep him at the club until he is 34 years old and contains a release clause of 200 million euros ($207 million), on Friday. Suarez, 29, has scored 10 La Liga goals in 14 appearances this season as Barcelona trail Real Madrid by six points after 15 games. Suarez was last season's leading scorer in the Spanish league with 40 goals.
Ken won the final immunity challenge and shockingly turned on his ally David , voting him out. The remaining five survivors competing in the finale are Millennials' Adam Klein , Hannah Shapiro, and Jay Starrett; and Gen-X's Bret LaBelle, Ken McNickle, and David Wright.
Remember the adorable Afghan boy who went viral after being pictured in his homemade Lionel Messi "bag shirt"? Murtaza had asked his father for a shirt like Messi's , but it was outside the means of his family. The little Afghan boy who made global headlines after photos of him wearing a homemade plastic jersey went viral has finally met his hero. As you can see from the video above, Ahmadi was simply having the time of his life and didn't want to leave Messi and his team-mates.
As usual Curry's shot found nothing but net and as the ball splashed through, the two time MVP turned to the opposition bench. "With Zaza out and having a full complement of players, we wanted to look at a couple of things", Kerr said. Davis scored 13 points in the Pelicans' 35-29 first quarter, the highest-scoring first period for New Orleans this season. The Pelicans went back ahead by as many as five points early in the fourth, only to commit four of their 17 turnovers inside the final ...
The Giants' odds to win Super Bowl LI fell from 20/1 to 33/1 after their Week 13 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers. Fortunately, they didn't move too far and now sit second behind the Patriots in the Week 15 rankings. Even if they don't clinch a spot this week, the Chiefs are in great position to make the postseason. With the Cowboys looking to bounce back at home, it's sure to be an electric Sunday night.
Taking on Crystal Palace only three days after beating Tottenham Hotspur at Old Trafford on Sunday was a hard task for the Reds, but Pogba expressed his certainty that it was a deserved win. The players drew on the anger. Joe Ledley, a halftime replacement for Mathieu Flamini, immediately came close to leveling. And if United was fortunate to benefit from refereeing decisions in the first half, the fortunes were now reversed.
However, with the German now retired, Ecclestone reckons that there is no more competition for Hamilton. Reflecting on his victorious season, Rosberg told BBC Sport: "Beating Lewis makes it all the more special for me because he is one of the best out there, a great rival and a very, very tough competitor".