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Southampton reportedly make €20m offer for Guido Carrillo

Friday  19:38,   19 january 2018
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Southampton appear to have taken a step forward in their pursuit of AS Monaco striker Guido Carrillo. According to French news outlet RMC Sport, Saints have lodged a bid worth €20m for the Argentine forward as the two clubs continue to negotiate a[...]

'No one like Ronaldinho until Messi' - Guardiola lavishes praise on Brazil great

Friday  19:36,   19 january 2018
Goal.com

The Barcelona legend was without compare until an Argentine upstart appeared on the scene, says the Manchester City boss - who sold him to AC MilanRonaldinho helped Barcelona to rediscover their self-esteem, according to Pep Guardiola, who paid a[...]

Kontaveit dumps Ostapenko out, Wozniacki battles through

Friday  19:36,   19 january 2018
Omnisport

Melbourne could crown a first-time women's grand-slam champion in 2017 with only two left in the draw after day five's matches.None of 2017's grand slam winners will be in the Australian Open fourth round after Jelena Ostapenko was beaten by [...]

Nadal's best required against in-form Schwartzman

Friday  19:36,   19 january 2018
Omnisport

World number one Rafael Nadal was in superb form on Monday, but knows he cannot underestimate Diego Schwartzman.Rafael Nadal knows nothing below his best will be acceptable when he faces Diego Schwartzman in the fourth round of the Australian[...]

Pieters edges into Abu Dhabi lead

Friday  19:35,   19 january 2018
Omnisport

The Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship has a new leader thanks to a late birdie from Thomas Pieters.Thomas Pieters snatched the midway lead at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship with a chip-in birdie on his final hole on[...]

Vikings fans warned to be careful around Eagles fans in Philadelphia

Friday  19:35,   19 january 2018
Sporting News

One Minnesota travel agent is warning Vikings fans to remove their "colors," saying, it's "like we’re almost talking about gangs here."Some travel agents in Minnesota are warning Vikes fans to be careful around Eagles fans,[...]

FOX Sports Sun to televise six Tampa Bay Rays spring training games in 2018

Friday  19:35,   19 january 2018
FOXSports

FOX Sports Sun announced it will televise six Tampa Bay Rays spring training games in 2018.TAMPA, Fla. — FOX Sports Sun, the statewide television home of the Tampa Bay Rays, announced the network will televise six Rays Spring Training games[...]

David Moyes denies West Ham interest in Michy Batshuayi

Friday  18:52,   19 january 2018
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Despite netting 17 goals in 50 appearances for Chelsea since his £33m arrival from Marseille 18 months ago, Michy Batshuayi has never fully earned the trust of Antonio Conte. The Belgian striker is likely to be offloaded by the Blues this month to[...]

No one like Ronaldinho until Messi - Guardiola lavishes praise on Brazil great

Friday  18:52,   19 january 2018
Goal.com

Barcelona great Ronaldinho was without compare until Lionel Messi appeared on the scene, says Pep Guardiola - who sold him to AC Milan.Ronaldinho helped Barcelona to rediscover their self-esteem, according to Pep Guardiola, who paid a glowing[...]

Jurgen Klopp refuses to rule out more January signings

Friday  18:51,   19 january 2018
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Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has refused to rule out any more January signings, although he did say that the club are not actively chasing any players at this time. Speaking ahead of Monday night’s trip to face Swansea City, the German said the[...]

NFL playoffs: Picks, predictions for AFC, NFC championships

Friday  18:51,   19 january 2018
Sporting News

The defending Super Bowl champion Patriots are in their record seventh consecutive AFC title game.While the Patriots are in their NFL-record seventh straight conference championship, the Jaguars, Eagles and Vikings are appearing in conference title[...]

Leonard Fournette says Steelers fan was involved in his traffic accident

Friday  18:51,   19 january 2018
Sporting News

Fournette said one of the first responders at his accident picked up a car part off the ground and asked him to autograph it.The Jaguars rookie running back was uninjured in the three-car, chain-reaction crash on I-295, and the woman who ran into[...]

Adebayor ‘loves’ Mourinho, ‘hates’ Wenger, explains celebration

Friday  17:52,   19 january 2018
Football365

Arsene Wenger is "fake", unlike Jose Mourinho. Emmanuel Adebayor discusses *that* celebration, too.Adebayor worked under both managers at separate times during a storied career, first joining Wenger at Arsenal in[...]

Conte backs Morata to overcome disciplinary concerns

Friday  17:51,   19 january 2018
Goal.com

Antonio Conte says everyone at Chelsea trusts Alvaro Morata to emerge from his disciplinary woe.Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has blamed Alvaro Morata's poor disciplinary record on the pressure of being the number one striker at Stamford[...]

You think I change my mind that quick? – Klopp faithful to No.1 Karius

Friday  17:51,   19 january 2018
Goal.com

Loris Karius received backing from Jurgen Klopp following criticised after the Manchester City win, but has been told he needs to perform.Jurgen Klopp is not about to go back on his decision to name Loris Karius as Liverpool's first-choice[...]