by | January 16, 2018 | 01:05

Akanji, a Switzerland worldwide centre-half, has put pen to paper on a four-and-a-half-year deal at Signal Iduna Park. "With his performances, Manuel appeared on the radar of several European top clubs". Akanji meanwhile said that his discussions with the club had " made me feel comfortable ", meaning that " it was a decision of the heart " to join a club football he has " always enjoyed ".

by | January 16, 2018 | 00:59

Payton went undrafted in 2016 and joined the Houston Rockets before being released and joining the Rockets' D-League affiliate, the Rio Grande Vipers for the 2016-17 season. Payton most recently played for the Milwaukee Bucks . Ball is having a nice little January, boosting his seasonal averages up to 11.2 points, 8.4 rebounds, and 7 assists per-game in the new year.

by | January 16, 2018 | 00:56

While Melbourne Park maestro Djokovic will bid for a record seventh Australian Open title, those fans hoping for a shake-up of the establishment may look to 20-year-old Alexander Zverev after his stellar 2017. The Bulgarian has won the ATP Champions Trophy in November and his performance previous year on the Melbourne arenas was impressive. "This year that's not going to happen".

by | January 16, 2018 | 00:51

Earlier on Friday (Jan 12, 2018), Rawat, during a media briefing in Delhi, said the force was ready to call Pakistan's " nuclear bluff " and cross the border to carry out any operation if asked by the government. Explaining the strategy he added "India is seeking support of other nations, group of nations in the region, to see that we are not isolated completely in a situation in Asia against an assertive China".

by | January 16, 2018 | 00:42

The Spaniard's remarkable display away at the Emirates, in which he somehow managed to keep wave after wave of Arsenal shots out, included blocking a point-blank Alexis Sanchez attempt with his feet and is just one of many in recent memory.

by | January 16, 2018 | 00:26

I've been close to the lead a few times in the fall, so a little bit to draw on there. Recipients were urged to seek shelter, and it was more than half an hour before authorities confirmed the alert was sent in error. "We are working closely with our partners at the Golf Channel to provide as much television coverage as possible", the tour said in a statement. "I had an opportunity to win and didn't pull it off".

by | January 16, 2018 | 00:02

While the Patriots and Vikings are favored to win this weekend and meet up on Super Sunday, don't discard the Philadelphia Eagles or Jacksonville Jaguars . Both the Eagles and the Vikings have competed with an underdog mentality all season and next week, one of them will have an opportunity to play for a Super Bowl victory.

by | January 15, 2018 | 23:27

Before you check the calendar, no it's not 1993 again. While McCutchen has slipped defensively in recent years, he likely would be asked to move to right field in San Francisco, with a superior defender - potentially an in-house choice like Gorkys Hernandez or Steven Duggar - patrolling center field and Hunter Pence sliding over to left.

by | January 15, 2018 | 23:13

He also went 1-0 as Eagles interim head coach filling in for the fired Chip Kelly in 2015, beating the Giants , of course, 35-30. The offense lost quarterbacks Teddy Bridgewater last season due to a horrific leg injury and Sam Bradford this season.

by | January 15, 2018 | 23:06

The 22-year-old Australian, seeded 17th, raced to a 6-1 6-2 6-4 victory in round one. Kyrgios and Troicki have only played once previously, with Kyrgios winning in straight sets at the 2017 ATP World Tour Masters 1000 event in Montreal, Canada.

by | January 15, 2018 | 22:56

The forward was in and out of the team last season, but he has been used more frequently in the current term having started 18 games in all competitions. " As a leader in the dressing room, as a leader on the pitch, as a quality player on the pitch, I think he can do that, he deserves that and I'm here to try to help him do that ".

by | January 15, 2018 | 22:36

The Colts job is intriguing, as well. He interviewed with the Giants and Colts , and remains the " clear favorite " in Indianapolis , according to Ian Rapoport of The NFL Network . "If he has pause, he's not the right guy". Some have said the Titans opening came too late in the process for McDaniels to seriously consider the job.

by | January 15, 2018 | 21:47

The Canadiens won two games in a row heading into their five-game break, 2-1 in a shootout against the NHL-leading Tampa Bay Lightning on January 4 and 5-2 against the Vancouver Canucks on Sunday. "That's why when we came back in the room after it felt like it had just taken the air out of the game". Alex Galchenyuk , Max Pacioretty and Nicolas Deslauriers scored for Montreal, and Carey Price had 29 stops.

by | January 15, 2018 | 21:44

Pablo Fornals scored with a delicate chip against Real Madrid to give Villarreal a win at the Bernabeu for the first time in their history. "I'm exhausted of hearing that Madrid is struggling", Zidane said. "No goals, no luck and no explanation", said sports daily AS on their front page. We have to think about the next game to win, to get the points, to get sure to get to second or third place.

by | January 15, 2018 | 21:25

They're not in the Champions League , and look increasingly unlikely to get back into the top four this season Thus, by extension, they're nowhere near good enough to challenge for the title, Manchester City's incredible form notwithstanding.

by | January 15, 2018 | 21:00

Judging by the gulf class in this game, that run may go on for a while yet, with Tottenham now level on points with Everton's fourth-placed local rivals Liverpool . West Brom beat Brighton & Hove Albion 2-0 at The Hawthorns for a first Premier League win since August 19. "I'm so happy because for us it was a game that we must win, a massive three points for us today".

by | January 15, 2018 | 19:23

Rose is now out with an injury. Steve Kerr and the Warriors play the Cavs in Cleveland on Monday. Brooklyn is tied with Phoenix for the seventh-worst record in the National Basketball Association while Thomas is still trying to return to his usual self as he continues to work his way back into shape from a right hip injury that sidelined him for the first 3 months of the season.

by | January 15, 2018 | 19:14

Stokes, who will have to appear at Bristol Magistrates' Court at a later date and could be jailed for up to three years. "Further material was subsequently received in late December". In the meantime, the 26-year-old has been playing for New Zealand side Canterbury. "The board will now convene within 48 hours to decide on Ben Stokes s availability to represent England at this stage".

by | January 15, 2018 | 19:09

PITTSBURGH | Last week, after their wild card win over Buffalo, the Jaguars' locker room was a place of relief. "They won the moments", Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin said. The Steelers quarterback, who nearly overcame his team's large holes on defense on Sunday by throwing for 469 yards and five touchdowns, turns 36 on March 2.

by | January 15, 2018 | 19:06

And now the star all-rounder, who continued his solid form with superb 68-ball 50 along with opener Aaron Finch (107) and all-rounder Marcus Stoinis (60) to guide Australia to a commanding total, said that the hosts are feeling the effects of their Ashes success.

by | January 15, 2018 | 18:01

Daily Telegraph journalist John Percy broke the news about the 48-year-old Lambert on Monday, and the club have confirmed the appointment. It is clear that Lambert was not first choice, with Sky Sports reporting that Espanyol manager Quique Sanchez Flores and Republic of Ireland boss Martin O'Neill turned down the post prior to appointing Lambert .

by | January 15, 2018 | 17:56

Claude Puel's Leicester had the better chances for most of the game until Ben Chilwell's 68th-minute red card for two bad tackles. It was the third successive stalemate for Conte's side. The players being exhausted has been a go-to answer for Conte this season with Chelsea's squad stretched to compete in all four competitions. The winter break is just one of many reasons behind the summer signing's tough patch.

by | January 15, 2018 | 16:13

Chelsea 2-0 Leicester: The Blues have won their last seven league games at Stamford Bridge and the Foxes are winless in their last 12 games against the "big 6" so I can't see past a routine home win this weekend. Despite going down to 10 men with over 20 minutes to play Leicester weren't put under any significant pressure, as Conte somewhat surprisingly withdrew both Hazard and Fabregas for Pedro and Willian.

by | January 15, 2018 | 15:31

Teen Murti Chowk, located near the Teen Murti Bhavan, the residence of India's first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru has been officially renamed as Teen Murti " Haifa " Chowk, after the Israeli city of Haifa. The Israeli city was liberated from Ottoman occupation by Indian soldiers during World War I. A total of 44 soldiers from the 3 princely states during died during the liberation of Haifa, for which the three bronze statues were erected, representing the Hyderabad, Jodhpur and Mysore ...

by | January 15, 2018 | 15:27

The Patriots will host either the Pittsburgh Steelers or Jacksonville Jaguars on January 21, 2018, at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Massachusetts. As Patriots coach Bill Belichick pointed out, it also helped that the Patriots jumped out to a decisive lead in the second quarter, which made the Titans more one-dimensional.

by | January 15, 2018 | 15:05

Holiday scored 15 points on 7-for-8 shooting and Cousins and Davis chipped in 13 each for the Pelicans before the break. The Pelicans (21-20) beat the Blazers for the second time in three tries this season and moved within a half game of Portland in the Western Conference standings.

by | January 15, 2018 | 13:23

The win capped off a tumultuous week for Clark, whose house in Las Vegas was broken into. Fighting on home soil, she defeated compatriot Bec Rawlings to notch her first UFC win. She was clearly the superior striker in the round and landed significantly more than Clark, but it was not enough as she won the round, but not the fight.

by | January 15, 2018 | 12:45

Regis was born in French Guiana in February 1958 but moved to London with his family at the age of five. Alongside the late Laurie Cunningham and Brendon Batson, Regis formed part of a pioneering triumvirate under Ron Atkinson at The Hawthorns that played together at a time when racism was rife throughout English football.

by | January 15, 2018 | 12:42

The British No 2 defeated Kevin Anderson, the US Open runner-up, in five sets to reach the second round. Anderson, a finalist at the U.S. Open past year, had looked like he would ultimately pull away from his opponent until the last few games of the decider.

by | January 15, 2018 | 12:18

The Eagles lost in their two other appearances, falling to the Oakland Raiders 27-10 in Super Bowl XV and losing 24-21 to the New England Patriots in Super Bowl XXXIX. Johnson was quoted by ESPN as saying: "Me and Chris Long were talking [at lunch], and everybody's calling us underdogs, so hey, let's go get us a dog mask".

by | January 15, 2018 | 11:36

A Houston native, LaBelle played college soccer at McMurry University; he has won seven national titles in EA Sports FIFA and represented the United States at the FIFA Interactive World Cup and World Cyber Games, among others. NYCFC was the first MLS team to sign an eSports player, Chris Holly , for PlayStation 4. The top 128 players in the world will advance to two playoff events in June with 32 of those moving on to the Federation Internationale de Football Association eWorld Cup ...

by | January 15, 2018 | 10:46

Despite the defeat, City still lead in the league table on 62 points, 15 points ahead of second placed Manchester United who will host Stoke on Monday at Old Trafford. Liverpool's Senegalese midfielder Sadio Mane (R) takes on Manchester City's English defender Kyle Walker (L) and Manchester City's Brazilian midfielder Fernandinho (C) at Anfield in Liverpool on January 14, 2018 .

by | January 15, 2018 | 10:43

The 6-3, 7-5 loss for Williams was her first in five career meetings with Switzerland's Belinda Bencic, who lost to Serena Williams in the first round here a year ago. US Open finalist Kevin Anderson and 16th seed John Isner crashed out - the latter at the hands of inspired Australian No.2 Matthew Ebden - but world No.3 Grigor Dimitrov marched into the second round with a comfortable straight-sets win.

by | January 15, 2018 | 08:43

Antonio Conte says that the hamstring injury sustained by Gary Cahill in the first half of Chelsea's goalless draw with Leicester City "is nothing serious". "In this moment we are finding a lot of difficulty to score because there is not a lot of quality in our finishing". "At Emirates Stadium they always try to play higher up the pitch and suffocate teams, and at Stamford Bridge play a bit more defensively which is their right to try to get the draw and win at the Emirates".

by | January 15, 2018 | 08:12

Seal has slammed Oprah Winfrey on social media, claiming the former talk show host knew all about sexual misconduct allegations against Harvey Weinstein but chose to ignore them for years, Fox News reported . President Donald Trump then commented that , while he likes Oprah , he doesn't think she will run but it would be fun if she did. "The cases for and against Oprah as the Democratic nominee are substantially similar: She's a charismatic billionaire who has never run for ...