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Sport Manchester City have signed USA midfielder Mix Diskerud, say Umbro
Author: 0 Manchester City have signed USA midfielder Mix Diskerud, say Umbro

The move was not announced by Manchester City but by Manchester-based apparel company Umbro . Another source close to Manchester City said Diskerud would train with the club's reserves but is not expected to play in a game. He was sent on loan to Swedish outfit IFK Göteborg in March 2017, returning to Scandinavia after spells with Stabæk and Rosenborg in Norway, where he was born.

Sport Alabama handles No. 12 Oklahoma, 80-73
Author: 0 Alabama handles No. 12 Oklahoma, 80-73

ET on ESPN. Robertson is averaging 15.5 points per game while Barnett is averaging 14.8 points and 6.2 rebounds. Young and Sexton weren't the only two names to watch in this one, as a number of other prospects are potential National Basketball Association players as well.

Sport Halep left 'shaking' after beating Kerber in Melbourne classic
Author: 0 Halep left 'shaking' after beating Kerber in Melbourne classic

Svitolina was a pre-tournament title favourite and in line to take over the world number one ranking with success at Melbourne Park. Now she's not just a player that's up and down. "I had just confidence in myself", she said. Wozniacki has had a slightly smoother run, though she had to save match points and rally from 5-1 down in the third set of her second-round win.

Sport Cavani breaks PSG scoring record
Author: 0 Cavani breaks PSG scoring record

Emery called on fans to show Neymar more 'affection, despite the Brazilian's excellent form since joining the Ligue 1 leaders. The Uruguay global netted the record breaking goal against Montepellier on Saturday which took his tally to 157 goals in all competitions for the French side, surpassing the record set by club legend Zlatan Ibrahimovic.

Author: 0 Stephen Curry wishes DeMarcus Cousins and Andre Roberson well after injuries

Thunder guard Andre Roberson fell hard in the third quarter of Saturday's game vs. the Pistons while going up for an alley-oop, and remained down on the court for several minutes until a stretcher was brought out. "I think we can both play off one another". "Obviously, we're frustrated as a team, just like we were frustrated last game when we lost", Harris said.

Sport Chelsea willing to pay £26 million to sign Roma's Edin Dzeko
Author: 0 Chelsea willing to pay £26 million to sign Roma's Edin Dzeko

Conte admitted after the Carabao Cup defeat to Arsenal on Wednesday that he does not have a "big impact" on Chelsea's signings but he said on Friday he is content with the current situation. On the subject of his relationship with the board, he added: "This is normal, but at the same thing it's something I don't want to discuss with you".

Sport Tiger Woods lights up gallery, makes cut at Farmers Insurance Open
Author: 0 Tiger Woods lights up gallery, makes cut at Farmers Insurance Open

Tiger Woods did manage to get home at one under par thanks to a blistering second nine with four birdies to keep him in action for the weekend. I chipped and putted well. That's how it went for seven straight holes for Woods in the third round of the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines. But it's been a good week for someone playing the PGA Tour for only the second time since August 2015 because of his three back surgeries.

Sport Jose Mourinho uses orange metaphor for Alexis Sanchez
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho uses orange metaphor for Alexis Sanchez

I think Henrikh can do very well in the Premier League . Jose Mourinho said he was not surprised by the immediate impact Alexis Sanchez had on Manchester United as he debuted for the Red Devils in the FA Cup on Friday. "We have set very high standards - winning three trophies in one season (including the Community Shield) - but those are the standards I expect my teams to aim for".

Sport Carson Wentz Thinks He'll be Ready for Week 1
Author: 0 Carson Wentz Thinks He'll be Ready for Week 1

Reich has some experience with watching big moments. But he was back on the bench for the playoffs. The life of a backup isn't for the faint-hearted. We've debated and talked about that all season long. "But as far as playing aggressive and being the player that I am, I won't change". So what does that mean in terms of a timetable for his return next season? He had surgery in Pittsburgh that week to fix his anterior cruciate and lateral collateral ligaments.

Sport Marcus Smart apologizes to Celtics for cutting hand
Author: 0 Marcus Smart apologizes to Celtics for cutting hand

Larkin appears to be on track to garner increased playing time over the next two weeks while defensive stalwart Marcus Smart recovers from hand lacerations. Smart could do so many different vital things against the Warriors, and you cannot expect that from the guards behind him. Whatever the decision was, he made a bad decision.

Sport Zinedine Zidane
Author: 0 Zinedine Zidane "very happy" with Real Madrid display at Valencia

Cristiano Ronaldo scored two first-half penalties to lead them past Valencia 4-1 on Saturday, breaking Madrid's four-game winless streak in the Spanish league. Real Madrid reached 38 points in fourth position while Valencia stayed with 40 points in third position. Zidane started the strike trio of Ronaldo , Karim Benzema and Gareth Bale for the first time this season, but Madrid's best attack turned out to be the reckless defending by Valencia right back Martin Montoya.

Sport Arsene Wenger rules out Arsenal spree despite revenue rise
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger rules out Arsenal spree despite revenue rise

And Wenger agreed that the Spaniard doesn't always get the credit he deserves outside the club. That is despite a report published by British-based consultancy firm Deloitte on Tuesday that shows Arsenal have leapfrogged Paris Saint-Germain into sixth in the global money league of the world's highest revenue generating football clubs, following an annual increase of £70 million.

Sport Tottenham Boss Mauricio Pochettino Discusses Real Madrid Rumours
Author: 0 Tottenham Boss Mauricio Pochettino Discusses Real Madrid Rumours

Mauricio Pochettino has launched an impassioned defence of Moussa Sissoko, labelling his under-fire midfielder as "one of Tottenham's most important players". Sissoko has come in for criticism from a section of Spurs supporters, despite playing in all but one of his side's Premier League games this term.

Sport Chelsea Want Arsenal Striker
Author: 0 Chelsea Want Arsenal Striker

However, it looks like they have settled instead on a forward with greater pedigree, and are now in talks with Roma about a transfer for Edin Dzeko . "We have sold Alexis Sanchez and Theo Walcott this month so we would be losing too many players if Giroud goes with no-one coming in. It does seem like it ticks every box".

Sport Antonio Conte makes pledge to fans amid doubts over future
Author: 0 Antonio Conte makes pledge to fans amid doubts over future

It has of course happened to both Jose Mourinho and Carlo Ancelotti, and like the other two, it seems that Conte would walk into another position, with PSG thought to be willing to offer the Blues boss a chance to win the Champions League with them and have all the funds he needs.

Sport FA Cup: Wigan oust West Ham, Swans held
Author: 0 FA Cup: Wigan oust West Ham, Swans held

West Ham were forced into an early change on 36 minutes as Reece Oxford replaced Pedro Obiang in the heart of the midfield. Oh to be a fly on the wall of the away dressing room when David Moyes returned to deal with Arthur Masuaku after the final whistle at the DW Stadium.

Sport Ford Makes Acquisitions Focused on Autonomous Driving
Author: 0 Ford Makes Acquisitions Focused on Autonomous Driving

Non-emergency medical transportation: Ford Mobility will expand its non-emergency medical transportation operation from a Southeast Michigan pilot with Beaumont Health into a full business serving multiple medical systems. Ford has indicated it wants to go deeper into the commuter transportation business, with plans to expand its Chariot van and non-emergency medical transport services, and will presumably incorporate TransLoc's technology into that effort.

Sport Southampton splash out record £19m on striker
Author: 0 Southampton splash out record £19m on striker

The move sees Carrillo, 26, joining up again with Saints manager Mauricio Pellegrino , having previously played for his compatriot when they were both with Argentinian side Estudiantes. "Lots of things attracted me". Southanpton have been pretty timid up front this season, averaging just one goal per game so far, the seventh least potent strike rate in the league so far, and therefore will be hoping Carrillo can help pull them out of their problem.

Sport Virginia vs. Duke College Basketball Predictions Against The Spread 1/27/18
Author: 0 Virginia vs. Duke College Basketball Predictions Against The Spread 1/27/18

I'm happy to see we're growing". "But we didn't have enough to win the game today". Virginia travels to Georgia Tech on Sunday before hosting No. 4 Louisville on February 1. They had been ranked No. 1 for the majority of the season, but was was recently overtaken by Villanova. UVa has lost seventeen games in a row in Durham .

Sport Olivier Giroud Arsenal exit hinges on other transfers, says Arsene Wenger
Author: 0 Olivier Giroud Arsenal exit hinges on other transfers, says Arsene Wenger

Gunners boss Wenger still wants a centre half - with West Brom's Jonny Evans top of his list - but they would have to sell Giroud to get him off the wage bill to sign Aubameyang AND a defender. "I can not tell you more, nothing to announce today". Asked if Giroud has asked for a move, Wenger added, "No". " Olivier has played many games in the Europa League and he has come on in the Premier League and scored some important goals for us".

Sport Players The Cleveland Cavaliers Could Be Targeting Before The Trade Deadline
Author: 0 Players The Cleveland Cavaliers Could Be Targeting Before The Trade Deadline

They extend the lead with a solid effort in the second quarter to 13-points heading into halftime, 73-60. He scored 10 points in the period to help hold off a Pacers comeback, but he also committed six turnovers.Coach Tyronn Lue said James had the ball in his hands more in the fourth quarter because one point guard - Isaiah Thomas - was struggling and the other, Derrick Rose , was exhausted.

Sport NCAA president told of Michigan State assault complaints in 2010
Author: 0 NCAA president told of Michigan State assault complaints in 2010

In the letter that the Athletic obtained, Redmond "highlighted concerns about Michigan State". Add NCAA president Mark Emmert to the names of those who knew about the assaults that occurred at Michigan State. Both players were allowed to remain on campus and on the team after police declined to press charges. A victims' advocate says she spoke with NCAA President Mark Emmert about sexual assault at Michigan State in 2010.

Sport Australian Open: Roger Federer reaches 30th Grand Slam final
Author: 0 Australian Open: Roger Federer reaches 30th Grand Slam final

Chung retired with severe blisters trailing 6-1 5-2 , meaning Federer remains on course to land his sixth Australian Open title and the 20th Grand Slam of his career. "I think he is already a great player, but we are talking next level excellence and I think he will achieve that", said Federer . Then, he defeated Federer in three sets in the semi-finals.

Sport Chung Hyeon: The Korean tennis star making history
Author: 0 Chung Hyeon: The Korean tennis star making history

After ousting South Korean Hyeon Chung , the Swiss superstar continued his flawless run so far at Melbourne park. Federer arrived at Melbourne Park past year following a six-month break from the tour, and left with his first Grand Slam title since 2012 after beating Rafael Nadal in five sets in the final.

Sport Conte 'very happy' with current Chelsea squad but would welcome additions
Author: 0 Conte 'very happy' with current Chelsea squad but would welcome additions

The young English midfielder has been absent from football since the start of the season due to a long-term hamstring injury, but made his debut for Chelsea this week in the 2-1 Carabao Cup semi-final defeat to London rivals Arsenal . "I'm happy to work with my players, to work for this club". "For me, it is very important to understand quickly the reason we lost". Asked about the growing uncertainty over his future at Stamford Bridge, Conte replied: "Nothing has changed".

Author: 0 IPL heavyweights Gayle and Malinga go unsold on day one

England's Ben Stokes sold for nearly £1.4m in the Indian Premier League auction but Test captain Joe Root went unsold in the first round of bidding. The cap for each team last season was a measly Rs 66 crores previous year and that has gone up to a fairly more respectable Rs 80 crore. It was believed Daredevils and Kings XI would bid for Gautam Gambhir , in order to give themselves a solid captaincy option, and so it was.

Sport ESPN secures rights to broadcast EA's Madden NFL 18
Author: 0 ESPN secures rights to broadcast EA's Madden NFL 18

Electronic Arts , ESPN , Disney XD , and the NFL are partnering up to broadcast the Madden NFL 18 Club Championship taking place at the Pro Bowl and Super Bowl . 9 p.m., February 1, ESPN2/ESPNDeportes: Club championship finals, from Minneapolis. The deal will bring in league matches from the tournament starting on January 26 of this year and lasting through the final championship game at the start of May.

Sport BVB coach Stoeger admits Arsenal target Aubameyang could face Freiburg
Author: 0 BVB coach Stoeger admits Arsenal target Aubameyang could face Freiburg

If negotiations between the two clubs reach a positive conclusion, Aubameyang could instead be included in Arsenal's squad for their Premier League clash at Swansea on Tuesday. "That is no support, these people have no idea about football, they probably have nothing better to do". "Everything was within limits". The Elsewhere TheSun report that Giroud's move in the opposite direction will hold the key to the Gunners' completion of a deal for Aubameyang - with the club unwilling to let ...

Sport Arsenal offers player, money for West Brom's Evans
Author: 0 Arsenal offers player, money for West Brom's Evans

Arsenal will have to increase their offer to more than £25 million, if they wish to sign former Manchester United and current West Bromwich Albion centre-back Jonny Evans , according to reports from the Sun . He told reporters when asked for an update on Evans' situation: "We've had a couple of enquiries about what we'd be looking for". "The only thing I will confirm is what you already know, is that Jonny Evans is a target for other clubs".

Sport All-round Australia avoid whitewash in 4th ODI against England
Author: 0 All-round Australia avoid whitewash in 4th ODI against England

Travis Head , promoted to the top of the order, led Australia to a drought-breaking win over England in the fourth one-day worldwide in Adelaide on Friday. It means Australia have won just one of their last 11 completed one-day games. Eoin Morgan's men incredibly lost their first FIVE wickets for only EIGHT runs after being put into bat.