But Wenger argued: "People don't know it well but his defensive numbers are quite good". Sixth-placed Arsenal sit five points off the Champions League places, but Mkhitaryan insists the club's ambitions must be to win trophies. Aaron Ramsey roamed forward to form a fluid quartet - scoring his first career hat-trick - while Aubameyang sank deeper to link with the midfield.
Team USA was obviously not going to be shut out of the gold medal count for the 2018 Winter Olympics , but it's still nice to get one on the board. He is also the second-youngest man to win a medal in an individual event. He took the silver medal, thanks in large part to a shocking final run from Germany's Felix Loch. It was her 11th medal - six gold, four silver and a bronze.
Frank Reich will be the Colts' head coach, Mike Garafolo of NFL Network reports. According to Mortensen and Schefter, Indianapolis plans to hire Reich after a contract is negotiated and signed. Reich is most likely remembered most as a former National Football League gunslinger who consistently led the Buffalo Bills to come-from-behind victories whenever Jim Kelly was nursing an injury.
US captain Kathy Rinaldi said Sunday the Williams sisters would play doubles. Cheered on by her younger sister Serena , who is poised to make her own comeback to the sport after a year away and the birth of her daughter, seven-time Grand Slam victor Venus made relatively light work of 124th-ranked Arantxa Rus, winning 6-1, 6-4.
Former All-Star shooting guard Joe Johnson and journeyman center Brandan Wright are all expected to suit up with the Rockets for the remainder of the season once their buyouts and signings are finalized, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN.
A win for Liverpool today will make Klopp the 45th different Premier League manager to record 50 wins. The Reds dominated against the Saints this afternoon. Moments later, Dusan Tadic sent one to Ward-Prowse, whose header was palmed out for a corner by Karius. Two first-half goals from Roberto Firmino and Mohamed Salah sealed the win for Liverpool .
United legend Ryan Giggs, in his column for skysports.com, said Pogba was best deployed in a more attacking role while former United striker Wayne Rooney suggested he is a "box-to-box" midfielder. "And as a midfield player, it's hard to find a midfield player with more potential than Paul has because Paul has everything". "Rashford can play on the left and the right, Alexis is exactly the same".
It's not a super important change and obviously has no bearing on the race itself, but for a sport that has been savaged by fans for changing from the way it used to be, returning to a name that has a nostalgic feel to it was nearly universally well-received.
Shaqiri then levelled the score with a wonderful individual effort from range, while Charlie Adam failed to convert a penalty in the first minute of second-half stoppage time. Allardyce took over from Ronald Koeman when the club were nestled in the relegation zone but "Big Sam" turned their fortunes around with a seven-match unbeaten streak.
Rajinikanth will be seen essaying a man from Tamil Nadu's Tirunelveli who escapes to Mumbai as a child and goes on to become a powerful don living in Dharavi slums of Mumbai. The music of the film is composed by Santhosh Narayanan and Murali G handles the cinematography. And we are sure that Kaala will be equally entertaining if not more.
ET on NBC Sports. Mazdzer won silver in the men's luge finals. He landed himself in fourth place after coming up short for third by one thousandth of a second, and he has two more runs on Sunday to decide it all. Loch struggled in the final run and slipped all the way to fifth, ending his bid to become the second slider to win the event three consecutive times.
According to Gotham Chopra, the filmmaker behind "Tom vs. Time," the delay has to do with the fact that the sixth part of the documentary was going to revolve around the Patriots winning the Super Bowl, and since that didn't happen, that created some chaos for the production team.
Mahrez boarded the team coach en route to Saturday's Premier League match at Manchester City despite manager Claude Puel saying on Thursday that the forward would definitely miss the game against the runaway leaders. Only Alan Shearer, Thierry Henry and Harry Kane have managed to do the same and it proves Aguero will be remembered as one of the greatest ever goalscorers in the Premier League .
His inmate number, assigned to him shortly after his federal sentencing, is 21504-040. The prison also has an adjacent minimum security satellite camp, and houses around 1,500 inmates. Congress, the NCAA, the U.S. Olympic Committee and the Michigan attorney general have launched investigations into USA Gymnastics' and Michigan State's handling of accusations against Nassar.
Neither President Trump nor North Korean leader Kim Jong-un are on hand for the Pyeongchang Winter Games , but they were there in spirit. South Korea , though, is hosting a Winter Games - and on Friday night an opening ceremony - attended by North Korea and the US, two countries that have threatened to destroy each other.
The goalscorer of the day, Aguero, also secured a 10 in the MEN's article, as Brennan simply put: "Wasteful and ordinary in the first half, and the pops up with FOUR goals in the second! 10". Otamendi's poor pass inside was intercepted by Vardy and the striker rode two challenges, before running at Aymeric Laporte and firing into the bottom-left corner from the edge of the box.
Schellenberg Wittmer, from the Swiss law firm representing the Russian athletes , said "our clients consider - rightly so - that the decisions are unfair and harmful. He also added that he considered the IOC's decision "collective punishment", which he did not approve of. Thus, we call for stronger leadership from sport to protect clean athletes and their right to doping-free sport.
Conte added: "Giroud has trained and will be in contention". " This season we are not the same as last season , of course, and they are very good but in the end it is a cup tie and you never know what happens. "We realise that. If we get the right result and performance on Monday you start getting that confidence back into the team and keep building from there".
Messi, meanwhile, has helped the Catalan giants forge a huge lead at the top of the La Liga table and they are still in contention to win the Champions League and Copa del Rey too. However, while Di Maria spent a large chunk of his club career with the Portuguese superstar, his allegiances still lie with compatriot and rival to Ronaldo, Lionel Messi.
He's appeared in 52 games this season for the Hawks , averaging 11.4 points and 2.0 assists with a field-goal percentage of.411 and is.372 from beyond the arc. The Warriors drafted Belinelli with the 18th-overall pick in the 2007 out of Italy. It may be important to note the relationship Belinelli and Sixers GM Bryan Colangelo have back in 2009, when Colangelo traded for Belinelli to join the Toronto Raptors.
However, this win sees Tottenham take seven points from United, Liverpool and Arsenal ahead of Tuesday's UCL clash against Juventus. "The [seven-point] gap is not massive but it will be tough". Spurs go up to third, four points behind second-place Man Utd. The Gunners are sixth after Kane bagged his seventh goal in seven Prem games against them .
The Bears were in position for their first win at Allen Fieldhouse, but couldn't close . I already told our guys, just make sure they're resting tonight. That wasn't anything that we did, like a breakdown. They're now behind Texas Tech in the loss column after Saturday's loss (before the Red Raiders play).
With the results, South Korea ranked 10th with eight points in total after three disciplines, while Canada is leading the race with 27 points, followed by the United States with 23 points and the Olympic Athletes from Russia (OAR) with 21 points.
UFC 221's co-main event of the evening features a heavyweight bout between the heavy-handed Mark Hunt and Curtis Blaydes. Australian Robert Whittaker originally was to defend his maiden UFC title against Rockhold but was forced to withdraw with an illness.
Fauria begins the skit by saying he'll be Yee and begins speaking with an Asian accent. Fauria then read several texts in his normal voice, before dipping back into the stereotyped accent at the end of the segment. I have also reached out to Don directly to personally apologize. It's nearly as if the entire station is in a death pact to alienate themselves from Brady as much as possible.
I think they are a good team and I think they have a very good transfer window with Kenedy and [Islam] Slimani, two players I know well who can improve their team. "I think they know how to get the points to stay in the division". What I know of the club, it has an incredible army of fans, a city that lives for the club and supports the club.
Ryan dived to his right to keep out Charlie Adam's 90th-minute penalty, before Lewis Dunk slid in to prevent Adam from scoring the rebound and Anthony Knockaert then headed a Mame Diouf header off the line. And Stoke made the most of the reprieve with a textbook finish from Shaqiri. "All second half we were well on top and got a great goal after Brighton had done really well first half".
McMorris had been sitting atop the standings after his second-run score of 85.20 before Gerard surpassed him with 87.16 points in his final attempt. "The judging is out of your hands and so you just have to try your best and that is what I did and I was rewarded".
He said: "At home , we're absolutely different class but away we must get better". "An Arsenal team as good as that punishes a lot of teams and punishes a lot of teams on their soil. The Republic of Ireland global was making just his second appearance in nine months against Crystal Palace on Saturday, but did not return after half-time.
Zidane, though, is adamant that his focus is exclusively on the game against the Basque club, confirming the same in his pre-match press conference . But he was even less impressed with the cameraman who decided that focusing on the No. 7's pouting on the bench was far more interesting than the actual game.
South Africa have registered a win over India by five wickets by Duckworth-Lewis method. However, lighting and rain halted proceedings a couple of times following which South Africa were set a target of 202 runs off 28 overs. De Villiers showcased true masterclass as he took the attack back to opponent's camp in his 26-run off 18 deliveries innings. South Africans were rewarded again with the dismissal of Anjikya Rahane for eight when Rabada showed safe hands at backward point ...
Murray plays Pebble Beach on Saturday and will probably get tons of air time as he dances on the greens with elderly ladies and does sand angels in a nearby bunker. Johnson, victor in 2009 and 2010, birdied five of his first 11 holes, finishing with six birdies and a bogey for a five-under 67. What McIlroy wants to do is to feel the nerves of competition and play well with them.
It noted that CAS had yet to provide a "full reasoning" for overturning the bans and that there was evidence about the athletes that had not been available to the Oswald Commission, which conducted the investigation into Russian doping . A court hearing over their appeal was adjourned on Wednesday as the row over athlete participation continues to surround the build-up before the Games begin on Friday.
Aguero helped himself to a four second -half goals to take his tally to 28 this season as he netted for the seventh home game in succession after Jamie Vardy had earlier cancelled out Raheem Sterling's opening goal. Sterling is the second English player to score 15 goals for Man City in a single Premier League season, after David White (16) in 1992/93. Puel's decision to switch to a back four, with the introduction of Danny Simpson at half-time, did little to shore up Leicester's ...
The crowd will be with the underdogs, Newcastle as they are playing on their home turf. The United boss believes English football traditions are "really handsome, " even if eyebrows were raised by some of the treatment new boy Alexis Sanchez got during his home debut against Huddersfield.