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Sport Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil confident being fit for World Cup
Author: 0 Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil confident being fit for World Cup

He was on the edge of things today. Before Sunday's goal, Iwobi who holds Wenger in high esteem for his invaluable contributions to his football career, last scored in the Premier League for Arsenal in January. "I would invite you to really push to support these players and the staff which remains behind me". Speaking ahead of Wednesday's trip to Leicester City, he told a news conference: "He is of course devastated because of course he has surgery, that means six months out".

Sport Bayern Munich's winger Franck Ribery signs 1-year contract extension
Author: 0 Bayern Munich's winger Franck Ribery signs 1-year contract extension

Yet while the club have dominated the Bundesliga, they have not been able to win the Champions League . Meanwhile, the club are waiting for an answer from Dutch winger Arjen Robben, having offered him a new deal as well. "Thanks to everyone who is supporting me, to my beloved family and friends, the best fans, team mates and staff". The pair again helped the Bavarians secure the league title this term - their sixth in succession - and are set to feature in the DFB-Pokal final against ...

Sport Red Sox Prepare For Crucial Mid-Week Series Vs Yankees
Author: 0 Red Sox Prepare For Crucial Mid-Week Series Vs Yankees

With the weather finally warming up on the East Coast, both teams are scorching hot. Meanwhile, the streaking Yankees (24-10) are on a rampage. The Rangers are 5-15 at home. Yankees betting matchup at Yankee Stadium . Like everything else for Torres since coming to the big leagues, he will get his first taste of the Red Sox.

Sport Passengers at Toronto's Pearson airport, hospital clinic visitors potentially exposed to measles
Author: 0 Passengers at Toronto's Pearson airport, hospital clinic visitors potentially exposed to measles

Secretary of Health Dr. Levine says measles can be highly contagious, but the risk of catching it is minimal if you have been properly immunized. Symptoms often start as a fever, runny nose, red eyes and cough. ■ Exit 5 on Route 390 in Dansville, from 9:30 a.m. and noon on May 2. People are considered infectious from four days before to four days after the rash appears.

Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp weighs in on Mohamed Salah's dive against Chelsea

Chelsea has Huddersfield City and Newcastle to tackle for the vital six points. Liverpool secured a top-four place last season on the final day with victory over Middlesbrough. A couple of weeks ago and everything seemed pretty comfortable for both Liverpool and Spurs, with a top four spot and Champions League football looking a near-guarantee.

Sport Mark Williams lands third world snooker title
Author: 0 Mark Williams lands third world snooker title

It really was a stunning end to a riveting contest and directly after things were through, the world of Twitter erupted in praise for both men and the show they put on. It was a tense encounter that included a monumental seven frame comeback from his opponent John Higgins, before Williams eventually came out on top 18-16 at Sheffield's Crucible.

Sport Arsenal, Chelsea Chase Martial
Author: 0 Arsenal, Chelsea Chase Martial

Martial was considered to be one of the most exciting young talents in Europe when he joined United from Monaco in a £36m deal back in 2015 and he enjoyed a positive start to life at Old Trafford. Once more Tuttosport say Jose Mourinho has given his nod to the move, not seeing a future for Martial at Old Trafford. The 22-year-old France worldwide has been limited to four Premier League starts since at Old Trafford since the arrival of Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal in January.

Sport Dallas skyline lights up in honor of Cowboys legend Jason Witten
Author: 0 Dallas skyline lights up in honor of Cowboys legend Jason Witten

Witten was an 11-time Pro Bowler, four-time All-Pro and was named the Walter Payton Man of the Year in 2012. If there is any play that showed the two-time All Pro's grit on the field it would be the 53-yard helmetless reception against the Philadelphia Eagles in 2007.

Sport Pistons part ways with Van Gundy after four seasons
Author: 0 Pistons part ways with Van Gundy after four seasons

Van Gundy had one year and $7 million left on his original five-year deal, but most of his front-office and coaching staff were in the final year of their contracts. Van Gundy first started coaching as an assistant under Pat Riley with the Heat in 1996. He had one year remaining on his contract. The Pistons missed the playoffs, though, finishing the year 39-43.

Sport Sixers know the odds are against them
Author: 0 Sixers know the odds are against them

Yet, Boston got through the first round of the playoffs and have taken a 3-0 series lead over the 76ers who are one of the hottest, if not the hottest team in the league entering these playoffs. Night Shyamalan were all at the game, as were other members of the Eagles. And Boston would not even have been in that position had Stevens failed to draw up another play in the final minute of regulation that resulted in Brown getting a wide-open layup that tied the game at 87 with 24 seconds to play.

Author: 0 Warriors' Death Lineup sets tone in Game 4 win over Pelicans

Green became so agitated by the Warriors' performance that he sent Durant a "long-ass text message" at 4 AM. They hit six of their first eight shots, with Durant making his first three. The Pelicans sagged off of them; based on previous games, one can't really blame them for doing so. They moved the ball well, they played with urgency, and Kerr benching JaVale McGee to start the game in favor of the Death Lineup of Curry, Klay Thompson , Andre Iguodala , Durant and Draymond Green was a ...

Sport Texas woman wins $1.2M on $18 Kentucky Derby bet
Author: 0 Texas woman wins $1.2M on $18 Kentucky Derby bet

Good Magic finished second and Audible was another head back in third. "Then Mike took his time". The first leg of the horse racing's triple crown was run over the weekend, and it was a Vancouver-bred horse that came out victorious. Despite the soggy conditions, the total attendance of 157,813 for the 14-race card marked the eighth-largest crowd in the race's history. Despite a muddy track and intense downpours as horses were loaded into the starting gates, Justify broke well, starting ...

Sport He will be welcome: Suarez on Griezmann
Author: 0 He will be welcome: Suarez on Griezmann

Atletico Madrid are also expected to be busy, but can they keep hold of their talisman Antoine Griezmann? Griezmann's contract extends to 2022 and his release clause is €100 million ($120 million). When a player comes to Barca, it's because Valverde wants him. Griezmann has remained tight-lipped over his future in recent weeks but told French newspaper L'Equipe in March he wanted any uncertainty resolved before the start of the World Cup.

Sport Jordin Sparks is still 'sore' after birth
Author: 0 Jordin Sparks is still 'sore' after birth

The happy couple welcomed the bundle of joy, whom the new parents will call DJ, on May 2 at 9:04 p.m.at the Natural Birth Center & Women's Wellness, Los Angeles; the baby boy weighed 8 lbs. "I'm really good. I'm sore, but good". Sparks and her model wife Isaiah tied the knot six weeks later the couple learned they were expecting their first child .

Sport David Moyes wants consistency from West Ham after Leicester win
Author: 0 David Moyes wants consistency from West Ham after Leicester win

His presence in central defence will be important as Leicester look to avoid conceding more goals this week. Last weekend brought a 5-0 hammering from Crystal Palace with Saturday's performance not much better; losing nine players key players through injuries and suspensions, the Foxes struggled to show any signs of progression.

Sport Kevin Harvick gets 4th win of 2018 with Dover victory
Author: 0 Kevin Harvick gets 4th win of 2018 with Dover victory

The entire Stewart-Haas Racing fleet emerged from Sunday's event at the "Monster Mile" with three cars in the top 10 ( Kurt Busch finished fifth), the team's fourth vehicle of Aric Almirola recording an 11th-place result. NASCAR waits another week for its own transformation to happen. Harvick takes checkered at Dover for 4th winAP Photo DOV105, DOV106, DOV107Eds: With AP Photos.

Sport Australia's provisional World Cup squad includes Tim Cahill, Daniel Arzani
Author: 0 Australia's provisional World Cup squad includes Tim Cahill, Daniel Arzani

Socceroos coach Bert van Marwijk has picked the Lions pair, Cahill hoping to appear in his fourth World Cup, Meredith his second. Socceroos coach Bert van Marwijk has looked to ensure Arzani's future lies with Australia by naming him in his initial squad , which will be whittled down to 23 players by the eve of the World Cup in Russian Federation.

Sport Juve on brink of title after win over Bologna
Author: 0 Juve on brink of title after win over Bologna

This means the gap at the top stands at six points with only two rounds left to play. And with the leaders boasting a significantly better goal difference - 16 - the Old Lady now look certain to claim a seventh successive Scudetto. But Torino hit back again as Mario Rui allowed De Silvestri to get behind him and head in Adem Ljajic's floated free kick. With Juventus and Napoli in the top two spots, Inter Milan kept their Champions League hopes alive with a 4-0 win over Udinese to ...

Author: 0 Captain crunch: LeBron shines the brightest when closing games

In Game 3, LeBron pulled off an unbelievable buzzer-beating, one-handed shot to win the game and take a 3-0 series lead. The Cavaliers own a 48-38 advantage in the all-time regular season series and took two of three meetings this season, including a 112-106 win at home in the last meeting April 3.

Sport Liverpool agree £60m deal for France worldwide
Author: 0 Liverpool agree £60m deal for France worldwide

Speaking after the club's 1-0 defeat to Chelsea , as reported by the Liverpool Echo , the Reds manager was surprised to hear about the rumours surrounding the Lyon playmaker. But he has completed just one league match this season, subbed off in all but one of his nine starts and scoring just one La Liga goal. Take a look through the gallery above to see how Liverpool could line up next season if they sign Ousmane Dembele .

Sport Motorcycling-Marquez wins in Spain and takes MotoGP lead
Author: 0 Motorcycling-Marquez wins in Spain and takes MotoGP lead

They weren't the only fallers in the race of attrition though, with pole position starter Cal Crutchlow and Suzuki rider Alex Rins also fallers from the battle for a podium. Crutchlow's fastest lap around the Jerez-Angel Nieto circuit was one minute and 37.653 seconds, coming in 0.259 seconds ahead of Spain's Dani Pedrosa ( Repsol Honda ), followed by France's Johann Zarco ( Monster Yamaha Tech 3 ), reports Efe .

Sport Denison and Calvin set to clash in NCAA Women's Lacrosse Tournament
Author: 0 Denison and Calvin set to clash in NCAA Women's Lacrosse Tournament

The Quakers will play Penn State (10-9) on Friday at host Stony Brook (19-0), which received a bye into the second round and will play the Penn-Penn State victor on Sunday. on Saturday, in a game televised on ESPNU. Stanford (8-2, 15-4) is the Conference's automatic qualifier and will play Virginia (4-3, 9-9) in Harrisonburg, Va.

Sport Albion clash at Anfield is looking like a must-win for Liverpool
Author: 0 Albion clash at Anfield is looking like a must-win for Liverpool

The Professional Footballers' Association and Football Writers' Association player of the year looked heavy-legged in Liverpool's 1-0 defeat against Chelsea on Sunday and was booked in the first half when he fell to the ground easily under minimal contact from Gary Cahill .

Sport Gareth Bale scores brilliant goal as Real Madrid draw with Barcelona
Author: 0 Gareth Bale scores brilliant goal as Real Madrid draw with Barcelona

It had extra caffeine. We already know what these games are like and we all want to beat our rivals. Barca exploded out of the blocks and they were ahead within 10 minutes. "Clasicos should be played like this, it was a lovely game", Suarez told reporters. The replays suggested that Roberto's hands hit Marcelo on his shoulder and the Brazilian fell down immediately.

Sport Jason Witten Set To Retire, Join Monday Night Football As Announcer
Author: 0 Jason Witten Set To Retire, Join Monday Night Football As Announcer

Witten retired after 15 NFL seasons, and will join ESPN's " Monday Night Football " broadcasts starting next season. Witten's close friend and former teammate Tony Romo went through a recent experience previous year. For his career, Witten is the all-time leader in receptions (1,152), receiving yards (12,448) and games played (239) for Dallas. Parcells noted that availability is one of the best traits an National Football League player can own.

Sport CHARLOTTE, NC | Jason Day captures Wells Fargo for second win of season
Author: 0 CHARLOTTE, NC | Jason Day captures Wells Fargo for second win of season

Woods sensed after his round that others would go low, leaving him too far behind to catch them in the final round on Sunday (NZT Monday). Woods, a 79-times PGA Tour victor who needs three more wins to match Sam Snead's all-time record, used a new set of irons but it was the flatstick that caused his problems.

Sport Stanley Cup Playoffs: Lightning's Girardi nets overtime victor vs. Bruins
Author: 0 Stanley Cup Playoffs: Lightning's Girardi nets overtime victor vs. Bruins

In the scrum that followed, Marchand licked Callahan. It will be interesting to see what the National Hockey League does if Marchand disobeys their orders between a hefty fine or a suspension. The Lightning is 9-9 all-time in Game 5s. The Lightning are 2-6 in their last eight home games vs. the Bruins. Marchand has been held without a goal since Game 1 against the Lightning.

Sport Yadier Molina Undergoes Emergency Surgery After Taking Ball To Groin
Author: 0 Yadier Molina Undergoes Emergency Surgery After Taking Ball To Groin

Louis and entered play Sunday 2.5 games ahead of the Cubs in the NL Central. A 102 miles per hour fastball redirected by a foul tip into the groin of Yadier Molina will force the eight-time All-Star out of the St. Louis rookie reliever Jordan Hicks . "He just couldn't go anywhere". But what happened to Yadier Molina on Saturday is no laughing matter. He was trying to get the ability to breathe back, ' the manager said .

Sport Nathaniel Clyne Plays - Liverpool Team vs Chelsea Confirmed
Author: 0 Nathaniel Clyne Plays - Liverpool Team vs Chelsea Confirmed

Liverpool vs Chelsea in the first leg. With a game in hand, Chelsea still have nine points to play for in the Premier League and a win on Sunday would be huge for their aspirations of being together with Europe's royalty. Because of the size of the achievement, it may be hard to focus on anything else but the final that will be played on May 26. Chelsea ace Willian sees their clash with Liverpool as a must-win today.

Sport Championship Review: Cardiff promoted as Bolton leave it late to survive
Author: 0 Championship Review: Cardiff promoted as Bolton leave it late to survive

A scrappy nature ensued with Reading looking to spoil things for the Bluebirds , knowing they may only need a point. Chances were few and far between at the Cardiff City stadium whilst all the action went on down at St Andrews. "It's a big game for us but a massive game for them as well", the former Real Madrid and Bayern Munich assistant manager added. It was a cagey opening to the game as one might have expected given all that was riding on the game for both teams.