During Luiz's initial three-year stay in the Premier League, Gary Neville once compared the player's defending to that of a 10-year-old controlling a PlayStation game - an assessment which stuck. "We wish to attain the goal and when we're in a position to subsequently it'll be a fantastic accomplishment for me personally and the players", he included.
The Chilean has made his frustrations in the Gunners' inability to keep up a title challenge quite clear, which hasn't gone undetected at Chelsea, Manchester City and Manchester United who are all apparently willing to pile the misery on Arsenal by tempting him away.
Assists-Milwaukee 26 (Payton 5), Boston 31 (Smart, Thomas 8). I feel good about knowing our guys and knowing how they complement each other and what each guy brings to the table, the value they can add to help us win as we move forward. Butler won't be on Thomas all game but he hinted that he wants to guard him as much as he can. But if Hoiberg uses Jerian Grant as Rondo's backup, the Bulls' bench will feature zero games of playoff experience.
New York Yankees' CC Sabathia goes into his delivery to the Tampa Bay Rays during the fifth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, April 4, 2017, in St. Petersburg, Fla. Getting that big knock, those are swing runs, especially early in the game. "But I don't think we can make a quick adjustment after two games". Yankees newcomer Matt Holliday was called out at first base on a grounder in the first inning and the call stood up.
Klopp feels Stoke "have kind of a natural confidence" as well as a "very experienced" and "very good" manager in Hughes, reiterating that it is "a hard place to go" although "the only place" his Liverpool side "want to be" this weekend.
Abrams said the symposium will focus on the following nine values that Robinson embodied: courage, commitment, citizenship, determination, excellence, teamwork, justice, persistence and integrity. By establishing April 15 as " Jackie Robinson Day " throughout Major League Baseball , we are further ensuring that the incredible contributions and sacrifices he made - for baseball and society - will not be forgotten.
Not only has the game earned unprecedented critical acclaim, but it's also the fastest-selling Nintendo game, with over 1.3 million units sold across both the Wii U and Switch versions in the month of March. A game that comes out on two consoles has an OK chance of outselling the new one it launches with, but pulling it off without even needing the previous-generation sales is a truly impressive feat.
Ricciardo finished fourth, followed by Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen and Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas in sixth. "It's going to be one of the closest, if not the closest, fights I've experienced", Hamilton said. Max Verstappen swept past about nine cars on the first lap, and clawed his way up into third place for the final few laps. Today we finished second, very happy with that.
Maurico Pochettino's men have proved they will not roll over and allow Chelsea to coast to the Premier League title. "If you don't show a strong mentality in 24, 25 players then you will not be able to rotate and give opportunities to others and they don't feel like an important part of the project, then it is so hard to win titles".
And while United are looking to end their worst-ever PL run against Chelsea (D4 L4), Antonio Conte's side are chasing much more than just a rare double over Sunday's opponents. Swede Ibra says: " Chelsea are a good team, but they are only playing once a week". "We have important injuries and we do not have so many players to rotate".
He went six innings, allowing one run in his debut on Tuesday. But the Red Sox have scored only three runs for Sale during his 21-⅔ innings on the mound. "We've removed people to quarantine them, and yet this hasn't been able to be contained from one certain group to another or a couple of guys". Simply stated, the Red Sox starting pitchers need to step it up, and steady the ship for 2017.
We had some good moments, and we had some not-so-good moments today. "It was a huge, huge game for us, and we lost". Boston is a half-game back of Cleveland, but because the Cavaliers own the head-to-head tiebreaker, surging to the No. He limped off the floor in the third on Friday and returned to play in the fourth, but he had some issues flare up before the game. Kyrie Irving capped a 45-point game for Cleveland with a basket at the buzzer.
Archer, 9-19 past year, beat the Red Sox to start his career back in 2012 but was 0-11 since, the longest string of futility against Boston since Floyd Bannister's 12-game streak from 1982-86. "My pitch was just to throw a sinker inside and I didn't miss", Nicasio said. Cedeno broke Leon's bat, and the grounder was so slow that second baseman Robertson abandoned the thought of the inning-ending double play and took the out at first, allowing the run to score.
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The Blue Jays will look to use the win as momentum and split the series with the Orioles on Sunday, sending J.A. Happ to the mound to face off against Dylan Bundy , with the game getting underway at 1:07 EST. Baltimore Gold Glove-winning 3B Manny Machado made a diving backhand catch to retire Kevin Pillar in the third on a ball measured off the bat at 108.8 miles per hour.
They are more talented than the Saints on paper, and that needs to count for something. The Argentine will be ably supported by the likes of Raheem Sterling, Kevin De Bruyne, David Silva and Leroy Sane, with the City front five as deadly as they come in England.
Even the latter seems a daunting challenge for them as they lie seven points off fourth following a string of poor results. In addition, Wenger's future at the club remains in doubt with many calling for him to step down. Wenger went on: "In last three months there has been no consistency - especially away from home". "At home we have not been disastrous in the quality of our performances".
Chelsea have beaten United twice this season with a 4-0 win at Stamford Bridge in October and a 1-0 win in an FA Cup quarter-final last month but last won a league game at Old Trafford in 2013. Eddie Howe's Cherries got one back through Josh King's 11th goal of the campaign, only to see the Blues restore their two-goal advantage midway through the second half courtesy of Marcos Alonso's sensational free-kick.
Yoenis Cespedes became the first member of the Mets to have multiple three-homer games for the team. "I'm considering it." Despite the troubles, Gomez said his confidence is not shaken. Lucas Duda hit two homers of his own on Tuesday night. NY leadoff man Jose Reyes went 0 for 4, dropping to 1 for 27 (.037) this season. "I tried to get through it but I wasn't doing the team any favors throwing what I was throwing at that point".
Second-place finisher Sebastian Vettel, for his part, had high praise for the performance of his Mercedes competitor. Vettel was up to the challenge of working his way back up the field, however, eventually passing Verstappen on lap 28, before unsuccessfully attempting to wrangle the lead from Hamilton.
They asked me to stay at home because I was not feeling well but I wanted to be here", Coutinho said . "I wanted to be involved and the manager decided, although I was not 100 per cent". "It was a big win". " Sometimes they have reacted when they have gone behind and picked up a lot of points ". Matip was pleased with the victory and is now hoping the week's rest will help key first-team players return for Liverpool's hard trip to the Hawthorns.
It was the third multi-goal game of the season for van Riemsdyk, who last scored two against Boston on February 4. Andersen will not dress on Sunday night at the Air Canada Centre when the Leafs conclude the 2016-17 regular season against the Columbus Blue Jackets .
Mauricio Pochettino says the pressure is now on Chelsea, claiming the public and the authorities are happy for Tottenham to be in the title race, whereas last season "all the world" wanted "to kill" his team. Bournemouth belatedly registered a shot on target in the 74th minute through Charlie Daniels, but Spurs had the last word as goal-shy substitute Janssen bundled in from a stoppage-time corner.
The Yankees' battery life is running low as catcher Gary Sanchez hit the DL and the team's starters struggled. "He just kind of pitched himself into it", said Yankees manager Joe Girardi , who announced the decision Monday after NY beat the Rays 8-1 in its home opener.
Real Madrid President Florentino Perez is a proud man. "He was happy, but not too happy because he could have scored the third goal, too", said Real's coach Zinedine Zidane . Bayern played the last half an hour a man down after centre back Javi Martinez was sent off for two fouls on Ronaldo within three minutes of each other.
The 27-year-old, who was mostly sharp if still error-prone in Game 1 (three goals, 44 shots), managed to keep the Leafs in front until they gained some momentum and scored the first goal. We often speak of players hitting a "rookie wall" in their first National Hockey League campaign and one of the reasons Toronto is in the playoffs - and gave Washington a scare in Game 1 - is that their kids really didn't slow down.
Just three minutes and change after the anthems, Silfverberg wired a wrister from the right wing that squeaked by Brian Elliott on the short side. "[He] was our leader tonight", Ryan said, according to Yahoo Sports . The play was comical to watch, but it also demonstrated a remarkable veteran savvy that has been hard-earned by several Ducks. Getzlaf was dominant while he became the first Ducks player to score 100 playoff points.
Donaldson left Thursday's loss to Baltimore in the sixth inning after hobbling into second base on an RBI double, the lone run in a 2-1 defeat. Hart, who replaced Asher, lasted 1 1/3 innings, and was charged with two hits and recorded two strikeouts.
Nadal's successes over the years have been down to a never-say-die attitude. "I want to stay healthy because when I'm healthy and feeling good I can produce tennis like this", said Federer. Nadal, who has himself been hampered by injury, was gracious in defeat, but determined to break his duck in Miami . Just as it seemed that one player had stolen the advantage the other produced a heroic effort in order to keep themselves in the game.
Sunday's victory left United only four points short of the Champions League places with eight games to go and a game in hand over Manchester City in fourth. Luke Shaw has found life at Manchester United tough since Jose Mourinho became manager last summer, managing just nine Premier League appearances and often publicly criticised by the Portuguese manager.
They also had a pair of defensemen hurt in Sunday's game. Lundqvist looked to be fighting the puck as Montreal had a 16-5 first-period shot advantage but managed to keep it out if his net. A window of opportunity opened when Jannik Hansen broke three fingers in a preseason fight. NY has earned at least one road win in 12 of its last 14 playoff series, dating back to the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals in 2012 against Ottawa.
Here, Press Association Sport takes a look at five things we learned from the Champions League quarter-final first leg. Ancelotti says the Germans still have a fighting chance in the return leg in Madrid on Tuesday. Ronaldo reached 100 European goals with his brace in the Allianz Arena and as well as celebrating the landmark, recalled the match when speaking to Los Blancos' official site.
Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Roman Polak (46), of the Czech Republic, lies on the ice after being injured during the second period of Game 2 against the Washington Capitals in an NHL Stanley Cup first-round playoff series in Washington , Saturday, April 15, 2017.
Notes: Before the game, the Blue Jays placed Donaldson on the 10-day disabled list and selected the contract of outfielder Chris Coghlan from triple-A Buffalo. "It's definitely tough to see him limp off of the field like that". The Blue Jays, last in the majors with 24 total runs, saw Donaldson get hurt on an RBI double.
The triumph for the Spaniard came on what would have been the 60th birthday of his compatriot and idol Seve Ballesteros , while he was able to remove the tag of being the player with the third-most Major appearances without ever claiming the title.