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Sports Man City's Fernandinho out of Arsenal clash with injury
Author: 0 Man City's Fernandinho out of Arsenal clash with injury

The Gunners face City at the Emirates Stadium just a few days after being thrashed 3-0 by them in Sunday's League Cup final. Arsenal aren't just losing big games, they are barely competing in them. Now in charge of Celtic and once manager of Liverpool, he knows a thing or two about leading huge clubs and handling the expectation that comes as part of that.

Sports Man Utd Trigger Option to Extend Contracts of Three Players Until 2019
Author: 0 Man Utd Trigger Option to Extend Contracts of Three Players Until 2019

It's been a meteoric rise for the 21-year-old, who over the last few weeks has started three consecutive games for Jose Mourinho and thoroughly impressed. "I've given him my advice but I think the advice of his parents is more important than mine", said Mourinho, according to Sky. Jose Mourinho has reportedly been left "angry" with his Manchester United bosses due to their stubbornness in offering new contracts to Anthony Martial and Marcos Rojo .

Sports Brazil holds its breath amid Neymar World Cup fears
Author: 0 Brazil holds its breath amid Neymar World Cup fears

Those dates are possibilities for Neymar if his recovery runs to the more agreeable scenario of a two-and-a-half month absence mentioned by Dr Lasmar, although Brazil's pre-World Cup friendlies might represent a more realistic target for the player, head coach Tite and an ever-expectant nation.

Sports Cleveland Cavaliers suspend JR Smith for 'detrimental conduct'
Author: 0 Cleveland Cavaliers suspend JR Smith for 'detrimental conduct'

As mentioned, J.R. Smith is having a awful season compared to his historical performance. The Cavs announced the news on Twitter. Starting guard J.R. The 14-year veteran has struggled much of this season, but he had been playing better lately. Smith, the former Knick, is averaging 8.3 points per game in 29.3 minutes this season and now is mired in a 4-for-22 swoon from the field over his past three games.

Sports Jets give up on Muhammad Wilkerson after he gave up in 2017
Author: 0 Jets give up on Muhammad Wilkerson after he gave up in 2017

The team's announcement of the transaction is in stark contrast to the series of tweets and retweets and team website story posted just a couple of hours earlier, after running back Matt Forte - who spent just two seasons with NY - announced his retirement .

Sports United States envoy who helped with Otto Warmbier's release to retire
Author: 0 United States envoy who helped with Otto Warmbier's release to retire

North Korean officials have broached the subject in the past, saying they would be willing to disarm their nuclear program if the deal ends the threat of United States attack, which they believe they need a nuclear deterrent to preclude. North Korea has denied its involvement in the sinking. The United States, our Olympic Host the Republic of Korea, and the worldwide community broadly agree that denuclearization must be the result of any dialogue with North Korea.

Sports Danny Rose: 'VAR overshadowed Tottenham Hotspur's win in FA Cup'
Author: 0 Danny Rose: 'VAR overshadowed Tottenham Hotspur's win in FA Cup'

After the scores were level at 1-1, Llorente struck a hat-trick inside 12 minutes at the start of the second half to completely turn the game in favour of the north London outfit. And then I think football is about making mistakes. It's impossible because we make loads of mistakes on the pitch. After the game, Tottenham's manager Mauricio Pochettino also expressed his disappointment with the system.

Sports Rafael Nadal halts comeback, pulls out of Mexican Open with injury
Author: 0 Rafael Nadal halts comeback, pulls out of Mexican Open with injury

If I am it's ideal, otherwise it's the same.' Nadal is the top-seed in Acapulco and is seeking his third title there after 2005 and 2013. 'I don't feel I must win the title because I am the favourite . Federer, who says his lighter tournament schedule these days keeps him hungry and motivated , has had his fair share of injury problems in recent years, and he urged two-time Wimbledon champion Murray not to rush back to competition following hip surgery in January.

Sports Chelsea star meets with PSG officials over summer move
Author: 0 Chelsea star meets with PSG officials over summer move

PSG are looking for a goalkeeper after both Alphonse Areola and Kevin Trapp failed to seize their opportunities. The Blues' talisman Eden Hazard has reportedly told Chelsea that he will sign a contract extension only if a release clause is attached along with it.

Sports FA Cup Report: Swansea City v Sheffield Wednesday 27 February 2018
Author: 0 FA Cup Report: Swansea City v Sheffield Wednesday 27 February 2018

Second-half goals from Jordan Ayew and Nathan Dyer were enough for the hosts. Sheffield Wednesday created the better chances in a thoroughly underwhelming first half but Swansea's class eventually told on a night when the home supporters who braved the elements were treated to free cups of tea and coffee.

Sports Romelu Lukaku demands Premier League All-Star game… but how would it work?
Author: 0 Romelu Lukaku demands Premier League All-Star game… but how would it work?

As part of the deal, which will start in the 2019/20 season, the FA Cup fifth round will be played in midweek, with no replays for this stage. Therefore, every top-flight club would be afforded at least a 13-day break, allowing players to refuel and find optimum levels of fitness - or go stealing taxis in Barcelona while on a warm weather training camp.

Sports LeBron James says NCAA is 'corrupt,' kids getting paid not new
Author: 0 LeBron James says NCAA is 'corrupt,' kids getting paid not new

The Houston Rockets have also emerged as a possible suitor for the King, with Chris Paul already being there and Carmelo Anthony also reportedly on the plans to see if they can lure him with his friends. INDEPENDENCE, Ohio- LeBron James had a big smile on his face when asked about one company's efforts to lure him to Philadelphia. James referenced Lionel Messi and how professional sports work overseas, as well as minor league systems like the MLB's.

Sports Hamilton: Hard to assess 2018 Mercedes F1 auto
Author: 0 Hamilton: Hard to assess 2018 Mercedes F1 auto

Bottas was second overall, 0.303 slower than Vettel, with his best time also set on softs. The world champions wanted to make the most of the brief window of reasonable weather in the middle of the day after a cold start so opted against losing the time that would have been spent adjusting the vehicle to fit Hamilton.

Sports Former Bafana Bafana midfielder Steven Pienaar's top-five moments in Europe
Author: 0 Former Bafana Bafana midfielder Steven Pienaar's top-five moments in Europe

This was the first of many accolades the technically gifted midfielder would revel in during his career. The Former Bafana Bafana captain confirmed the news on Wednesday . "I am looking forward to what comes next", Pienaar said. Pienaar spent most of his career in Europe, playing in three different countries. Pienaar also played for North London heavyweights Tottenham Hotspur and ended his European football career at Sunderland , before joining the South African Premier Soccer ...

Sports NFL Drops Papa John's As Pizza Sponsor; Picks Up Pizza Hut
Author: 0 NFL Drops Papa John's As Pizza Sponsor; Picks Up Pizza Hut

Instead, the company will focus its football marketing efforts of 22 of the NFL's 32 teams and their star players. Pizza Hut previously did not have any sponsorships with any teams or players but previously had deals with Aaron Rodgers , Tony Romo and Terrell Owens years ago.

Sports Bears will release QB Glennon
Author: 0 Bears will release QB Glennon

But while Howard has a lot of yards, the Bears haven't had a lot of wins. With the Bears committed to Trubisky as their starter in 2018, there wasn't any incentive for the team to keep Glennon around at a $12.5 million salary to hold a clipboard.

Sports Russian Olympic Committee reinstated by IOC
Author: 0 Russian Olympic Committee reinstated by IOC

Therefore, as stated in the Executive Board decision of February 25 the suspension of the Russian Olympic Committee is automatically lifted with immediate effect'. Russia's hopes of marching under its flag at Sunday's closing ceremony in South Korea were stymied by the two positive tests for banned substances, including a curler who had to forfeit his bronze medal.

Sports Netflix fires Fuller House creator after sexual misconduct claims
Author: 0 Netflix fires Fuller House creator after sexual misconduct claims

TV in a statement. "A spokesperson for Netflix added, " 'Fuller House " will return for a fourth season, as planned. According to multiple reports, Franklin was accused of being verbally abusive toward staff members and making inappropriate statements in the writers' room, including sexually charged remarks about his personal relationships and his sexual activity.