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Sport Arsene Wenger explains how disruptive Alexis Sanchez was
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Mkhitaryan moved to United from Borussia Dortmund , where he was the German league player of the year, but struggled to secure a regular place in the team under Mourinho except in the first few months of this season. "I remember today, a conversation I had with Henry, a historic Arsenal player, who changed club for the same reason and today is my turn", Sanchez added.

Sport Nepal's development more inclusive than India's, China's
Author: 0 Nepal's development more inclusive than India's, China's

Ireland performs above average on "Intergenerational Equity and Sustainability", driven by relatively low carbon emissions, strong human capital investment, and low levels of environmental damage. Emerging -country data show a similar disconnect between GDP growth and Inclusion. The report finds that although median living standards have risen modestly, "Ireland is faced with high income inequality and soaring wealth inequality".

Sport Growing Rift Between Kawhi Leonard, Spurs
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Sources describe Leonard and his camp as "distant" and "disconnected" from the organization. However, the Spurs chose to shut him down for an "indefinite period" [VIDEO ] to enable him to rehabilitate completely from the quad injury in San Antonio .

Sport Bucks fire coach Jason Kidd, name Prunty as interim head coach
Author: 0 Bucks fire coach Jason Kidd, name Prunty as interim head coach

Giannis Antetokounmpo turned into an All-Star under his watch, and the Bucks were considered an emerging force in the East at the start of the season. 8 spot in the Eastern Conference. The Nets reacquired their own 2015 second-round pick, which they used in a deal to get Rondae Hollis-Jefferson's rights, and also picked up Milwaukee's 2019 second-rounder.

Sport Patrick Peterson appears to love the Cardinals' expected hire of Steve Wilks
Author: 0 Patrick Peterson appears to love the Cardinals' expected hire of Steve Wilks

He started his coaching career in 1995 John C. Smith, and got his first head coach job at Savannah State 1999 after two years as their defensive coordinator. "Him and Sean (McDermott) are two very good people who are very special to this organization". In 2017, he was their defensive coordinator after two seasons as the assistant head coach and defensive backs coach.

Sport Chelsea boss Conte tells Batshuayi: Stay and let me improve your game
Author: 0 Chelsea boss Conte tells Batshuayi: Stay and let me improve your game

City pulled out of the race to sign Arsenal striker Sanchez earlier this month, leaving the way clear for Manchester United to seal an expected deal for the highly rated Chile forward in the next few days. "From the first minute until the last one you feel confident". BBC reports that Netherlands global midfielder Davy Propper headed against the post and Schelotto went close after the break as Brighton pushed to get back in the game.

Sport 3 executives from USA Gymnastics board resign
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Victim Emma Ann Miller speaks alongside her mother Leslie Miller at the sentencing hearing for Larry Nassar on Monday. Nassar faces 60 years in federal prison for possession of child pornography, and pleaded guilty to counts of sexual assault.

Sport Van Dijk, Henderson ready for Liverpool's trip to Swansea
Author: 0 Van Dijk, Henderson ready for Liverpool's trip to Swansea

However, Klopp said there was no chance he would let a star leave for a rival English club during a campaign. For Swansea , Kyle Naughton is back after serving a three-match suspension, while Mike van der Hoorn has returned to fitness in time to face the Reds .

Sport Real Madrid-linked Kepa Arrizabalaga signs new Athletic Bilbao deal
Author: 0 Real Madrid-linked Kepa Arrizabalaga signs new Athletic Bilbao deal

Due to be out of contract in the summer, Kepa was widely expected to seal a €25m move to the Bernabeu this month to compete with existing number one Keylor Navas. The Athletic Bilbao goalkeeper looked set to play out his contract and then move elsewhere, but Los Merengues never really did too much to make a push for the Spain worldwide.

Sport Heading to Milan? Inter in pole position to sign Sturridge
Author: 0 Heading to Milan? Inter in pole position to sign Sturridge

Sturridge is up against Roberto Firmino for a place in the Liverpool side as the central striker, and the latter has demonstrated his importance to the intense system Liverpool play. Inter also have a few reservations about Sturridge's injury history, though are conscious that they will need to move quickly to wrap up a deal. The ex-Chelsea attacker has proven himself in front of goal with 48 goals in 98 Premier League games for Liverpool , but that has come across six seasons on ...

Sport Vikings fans disappointed by loss to Eagles
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Now as they go for a third Super Bowl in four years, it is the Eagles again. They did not reveal what led to the disturbance or the identity of the person taken into custody. Defending champion New England booked a third Super Bowl trip in four seasons Sunday, edging Jacksonville 24-20 to reach an National Football League championship showdown against the Philadelphia Eagles .

Sport Bale: Madrid will get back to their best
Author: 0 Bale: Madrid will get back to their best

The cut bled profusely, leaving tracks down his face, so understandably, he wanted to survey the damage before he left the pitch. The five-time Ballon d'Or victor was a picture of frustration, passing up simple chances as Gareth Bale turned the match emphatically in Madrid's favour on the back of Adrian Lopez's 23rd-minute opener for Depor.

Sport Brewers make offer to free agent pitcher Yu Darvish, reports say
Author: 0 Brewers make offer to free agent pitcher Yu Darvish, reports say

Darvish himself had an interesting reaction to the original report. At FanFest on Saturday, general manager Jon Daniels said "if we would have another big expenditure, it probably would be on the pitching side" but again downplayed the possibility of a blockbuster move.

Sport Tennys dream continues for Sandgren
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Playing good defence. Most importantly I'm staying calm and not getting too upset, able to keep my emotions under control". Sandgren will play the victor of the fourth-round match between six-time champion Novak Djokovic and Hyeon Chung being played on Rod Laver Arena.

Author: 0 Eric Washington to replace Steve Wilks as Panthers DC

Still, he's highly regarded in National Football League circles, with the Tennessee Titans and New York Giants also speaking to him about their head coaching vacancies. This is the second straight year Carolina has lost its defensive coordinator. If he gets the job, Wilks is expected to target Eagles QBs coach John DeFilippo as his offensive coordinator.

Sport Larry Nassar Victims Are Being Comforted By Preston The Therapy Dog
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Raisman, captain the 2012 and 2016 Olympic gold medal-winning gymnastics teams, was among those who spoke Friday in court, along with 2012 teammate and DeWitt native Jordyn Wieber . "They said it had changed their life trajectories affecting relationships, causing them to be distrustful and leading to depression, suicidal thoughts, and anger and anxiety about whether they should have spoken up sooner".

Sport Wozniacki reaches Australian Open quarterfinals
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World No. 2 Caroline Wozniacki righted the seeded ship in her quest to re-take the No. 1 ranking during the Australian Open , advancing into the fourth round on a day where the tournament lost the reigning French Open champion. "I didn't feel good on the court, I didn't really feel my game was really there". World number one Rafa Nadal survived a mid-match surge from Argentine Diego Schwartzman to prevail 6-3 6-7 (4) 6-3 6-3 in the fourth round.

Author: 0 Super Bowl LII is set, Patriots vs Eagles

New England will be playing in its 10 Super Bowl . Where the Eagles looked shaky in their 15-10 divisional round win over the Falcons , they were dominant on Sunday night against the Minnesota Vikings in a 38-7 win that punched their ticket to the Super Bowl .

Sport Former teacher believes Kyle Edmund can thrive as future British number one
Author: 0 Former teacher believes Kyle Edmund can thrive as future British number one

There were occasional signs of Kyrgios' fiery temper, but the hard-fought loss was arguably the most mature display under pressure of his career. She has never progressed beyond the quarter-finals in a Grand Slam . Nick Kyrgios has been playing with maturity in the ongoing Australian Open . The crowd roared with approval at every Kyrgios victor in the fourth, desperate to get their man over the line.

Author: 0 Vikings fans bring the SKOL spirit to Philly

An NFL spokesperson told Geoff Mosher of 975 The Fanatic that the league had created similar promos for all four potential Super Bowl matchups and posted the Patriots-Vikings version in a "regrettable mistake". The New England Patriots will play the Philadelphia Eagles in the Super Bowl 2018 which will be held on Sunday, Feb. 4 at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Author: 0 Rob Gronkowski (head) questionable to return for Patriots on Sunday

He didn't come out with the rest of the team after halftime and was listed as questionable before later being ruled out. In the hours after the Pats' 24-20 win over the Jaguars, there was "optimism" he would be ready to play in the Super Bowl, the Boston Herald reported, citing an unidentified source.

Sport Leaders Napoli beat Atalanta
Author: 0 Leaders Napoli beat Atalanta

Lazio and Inter both have 43 points, 11 behind Inter, but the Rome side have a game in hand. Inter Milan who have 42 points host AS Roma , who also have 39 points, in the late game. And Milinkovic-Savic scored the third with a brilliant volley on 68 before Bastos and Nani added two more in the final 10 minutes to floor the Flying Donkeys.

Sport Are you sure? Ozil will stay in January - Wenger
Author: 0 Are you sure? Ozil will stay in January - Wenger

Speaking to Sky Sports , Smith said: "My sources tell me he is quite close to signing a new contract". Arsene Wenger told press "yes, of course" when asked if Mesut Ozil would still be at Arsenal in February. Wenger also paid tribute to Theo Walcott after the forward completed a move to Everton for a reported fee of £20million. "Who would question his love and commitment for the club?" "We have to find an agreement that makes him happy and the wish that in the future he remains fit".

Sport Philadelphia greased light poles to stop fans from climbing them
Author: 0 Philadelphia greased light poles to stop fans from climbing them

It wasn't. You might hear that the Vikings were still riding the high from the Minneapolis Miracle. But this one had to sting, both because of the opportunity lost and the manner in which it disappeared, in a game where most of what the Vikings had come to count on evaded them.

Sport East Jerusalem must be capital of Palestinian state: Jordan's King
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Jordanian king meets with Mike Pence in Amman, in a visit that comes after USA named Jerusalem as Israeli capital. The government shutdown entered its second day on Sunday after Senate Republicans and Democrats failed on Friday to meet a midnight deadline to fund the government.

Sport Jaguars not using penalty yards as an excuse for loss to Patriots
Author: 0 Jaguars not using penalty yards as an excuse for loss to Patriots

Gronkowski was wobbly as he got to his feet but walked to the locker room under his own power. But according to Karen Guregian of The Boston Herald , there is "optimism" that Gronkowski clears concussion protocol by the Super Bowl. I thought it was a good play, but the refs thought otherwise. Gronk had one catch for 21 yards on three targets when he left the game. Tom Brady floated a ball to Gronkowski down the seam of the field.

Sport Inter Milan able to make a proposal for Daniel Sturridge
Author: 0 Inter Milan able to make a proposal for Daniel Sturridge

In their Sunday edition, Gazzetta dello Sport take a look at Inter Milan transfers, and with the club having already secured Rafinha's signing from Barcelona, they're set to move on to other deals. Spanish outfit Sevilla have also been linked with the 28-year-old's signature. Sturridge was prolific in the 2013-14 Premier League campaign alongside then strike partner Luis Suarez, scoring 21 goals, though he has not hit double figures in any season since then and only scored three league ...

Sport Berdych dilemma - what to do about Federer
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Federer's light mood matched the sunny conditions and he was even reduced to giggles during one point late in the second set when he miss-hit a forehand high into the air, then defended three consecutive Fucsovics smashes to win a freaky rally.

Sport Klopp states he would never sell to a rival mid-season
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The Portuguese boss was at Anfield on Boxing Day when Swansea were thrashed 5-0 under Leon Britton's caretaker command. "I felt the confidence and dynamic take a change with more organisation and sometimes the players give an extra 20 or 30%", he said.

Sport Kyren left devastated by Masters final defeat
Author: 0 Kyren left devastated by Masters final defeat

Wilson lost 10-7 to Mark Allen at the Alexandra Palace in his first major final and was clearly emotional after he chucked all he had at the Northern Ireland potter. Wilson responded superbly with successive breaks of 86 and 89, however, Allen's narrow success in the final frame of the afternoon effectively reduced it to a best of 11 match heading into the evening session.

Sport Patriots, Eagles ready for Super Bowl showdown
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Something also tells us that either Jimmy Kimmel or Ellen will find this fan and make sure he ends up in Minneapolis for Super Bowl LII. Stopping Brady won't be easy, but Gronkowski was New England's leading receiver all season and has to be priority No.

Sport Eden Hazard needs extra of the identical after scintillating…
Author: 0 Eden Hazard needs extra of the identical after scintillating…

I think if you are in a team like Chelsea, before you arrive in this type of team you know you have to challenge and this is a big challenge. Chelsea manager Antonio Conte may well have been content with Saturday's drubbing of Chris Hughton's Brighton side, but he warned his players against resting on their laurels.

Sport Smalling hails Mourinho effect as United keep it tight at the back
Author: 0 Smalling hails Mourinho effect as United keep it tight at the back

Martial, 22, has scored in each of United's past three Premier League games, netting the victor against Burnley on Saturday and now has 11 goals for the season, three more than he managed last season. With 20 minutes to go, James Tarkowski came close to having the easiest of tap-ins as Chris Smalling got a slight touch on Gudmundsson's cross to take the ball away from the midfielder as it flashed across goal.

Sport Get Ready to Cry Watching Julie and Zach Ertz
Author: 0 Get Ready to Cry Watching Julie and Zach Ertz

This meant that she couldn't be kept up to date on what her husband was doing all the way out in Philadelphia, which was trying to make it to Super Bowl 52 with the Philadelphia Eagles . For her, there is some time to be a fan, as Zach was when she won the World Cup final in 2015. She got a text message that said simply they were going to the Super Bowl and then more.