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Sports MLS expansion draft results: Los Angeles FC selects 5 players
Author: 0 MLS expansion draft results: Los Angeles FC selects 5 players

He's done well whenever he's been called on, though, and with LAFC still not having a goalkeeper, adding a talented up-and-comer who will be just 25 when the 2018 season starts is not a bad place to be. No. 3: Forward Marco Urena from the San Jose Earthquakes . He also starred as the main goalkeeper for Sounders FC 2 over the past two seasons. Raitala joined Columbus prior to the 2017 season.

Sports Ex-Liverpool striker Aldridge tears into Everton manager Allardyce
Author: 0 Ex-Liverpool striker Aldridge tears into Everton manager Allardyce

We have a little information after a game and sometimes that leads to a decision that you should not go with the risk of this player or that player. "I took Mo Salah off because he had a hamstring a little bit". "We've changed how we play". We have had one or two draws at home and I've heard loud music from the dressing room of the other side, that's how it is.

Sports Sean Dyche unconcerned by interest in Burnley players
Author: 0 Sean Dyche unconcerned by interest in Burnley players

But there's an open-mindedness to the group. Burnley's success comes despite losing Andre Gray and Michael Keane in the summer, while the likes of Danny Ings and Kieran Trippier have also been poached in the past. Huddersfield grabbed a late consolation through substitute Laurent Depoitre. Palace's Bakary Sako got the equalizer a minute later and James McArthur completed the comeback with a goal in the 90th minute.

Sports Athletics issue apology after Jose Canseco calls sexual molestation a 'turn-on'
Author: 0 Athletics issue apology after Jose Canseco calls sexual molestation a 'turn-on'

Jose Canseco , the former Oakland A's slugger who has become better known for his comments since retiring and his tell-all book about using performance-enhancing drugs than the 462 home runs he hit during 17 major league seasons, shared his thoughts about sexual harassment and molestation Tuesday evening, a decision that cost him the chance to keep his broadcast job.

Sports UCI statement on Christopher Froome
Author: 0 UCI statement on Christopher Froome

The UCI said Froome was not suspended, but wanted more details from Team Sky and was investigating the case under the organization's anti-doping rules. "I take my leadership position in my sport very seriously". Froome said: "The UCI is absolutely right to examine test results and, together with the team, I will provide whatever information it requires".

Sports Jeff Horn comes on strong late, halts Gary Corcoran in messy affair
Author: 0 Jeff Horn comes on strong late, halts Gary Corcoran in messy affair

Horn is now likely to move on to facing American Crawford in the spring, with that bout expected to take place in Las Vegas. "Look, it's a big possibility", Horn said of facing Crawford sometime in April. Corcoran was bleeding from a nasty gash over his left eye when the fight ended. A round before Wednesday's encounter ended, Corcoran came back in the 10 round by landing jabs and left hooks.

Sports Adam Vinatieri's misses Sunday might keep him from $500K bonus
Author: 0 Adam Vinatieri's misses Sunday might keep him from $500K bonus

Vinatieri would need to go at least 5-for-5 in the Colts' three remaining games. Vinatieri missed two field goals on Sunday in a 13-7 overtime loss to the Buffalo Bills in one of the snowiest games in recent memory. He was at 95.7% before the Buffalo game. Should he miss that bonus, Vinatieri should be fine financially. The Colts will likely use the final three games to figure out their game plan for the offseason and they begin that stretch on a short week against the Denver ...

Sports Manchester United vs AFC Bournemouth: Three players who must start
Author: 0 Manchester United vs AFC Bournemouth: Three players who must start

United now sit 11 points behind City in the Premier League table, with Pep Guardiola's side facing Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium on Wednesday. Here are three players who Mourinho must start against Eddie Howe's side as Man United look to recover from their most demoralising result of the campaign thus far.

Sports Lukaku needs to believe amid Man United struggles
Author: 0 Lukaku needs to believe amid Man United struggles

England worldwide Marcus Rashford managed to equalise on the stroke of half-time before Nicolas Otamendi scored a victor following Romelu Lukaku's poor clearance. A lot of the blame has rested on Lukaku who had the ideal chance to equalise towards the end but missed. "No one was asking the question of Mourinho then and whether he had improved Lukaku".

Sports On the Superstar's birthday, Dhanush tweets second look of Kaala
Author: 0 On the Superstar's birthday, Dhanush tweets second look of Kaala

Fans turned up at his Poes Garden residence in Chennai in the early hours of Tuesday to meet him and wish him on his 67th birthday. To make the celebrations even bigger, Rajinikanth's son-in-law and actor Dhanush revealed the second look of Thalaivar from his upcoming film Kaala on Friday.

Sports Jeffery Schlupp shines in Crystal Palace dramatic win over Watford
Author: 0 Jeffery Schlupp shines in Crystal Palace dramatic win over Watford

Palace have shipped 27 goals this season and the potential signing of Lopez, a very, very good goalkeeper. With Wilfried Zaha regularly stretching them and having an earlier claim for a penalty dismissed, Watford were fortunate not to concede one on the stroke of half-time when Christian Kabasele wrestled Christian Benteke to the ground.

Sports Swansea striker Bony bears no grudges after horror Man City spell
Author: 0 Swansea striker Bony bears no grudges after horror Man City spell

With a late goal rewarding Bony for his efforts, the Swans moved off the bottom of the table with what could prove to be three crucial points. "People said we couldn't play the way we did in Barcelona in England but it is possible and we did it", the former Barca boss said after the 2-1 victory.

Sports Shohei Ohtani reportedly has injured ligament in pitching elbow
Author: 0 Shohei Ohtani reportedly has injured ligament in pitching elbow

Maybe it is. Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports is reporting that Ohtani has a damaged ulnar collateral ligament , or UCL, in his right elbow. Ohtani posted a 42-15 with a 2.52 ERA, 1.08 WHIP, 13 complete games and seven shutouts in 85 outings (82 starts) over the past five seasons for the Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters of the Japan Pacific League.

Author: 0 Baltimore Orioles: will Manny Machado be traded this winter?

So it was that on Tuesday, Baltimore Orioles star Manny Machado became the new all-eyes-on-me man of baseball's Hot Stove season. Machado, who turned 25 this summer, slashed.259/.310/.471 last season, all of which were below his career averages.

Sports West Ham captain Noble on beating Chelsea: I do like winning derbies
Author: 0 West Ham captain Noble on beating Chelsea: I do like winning derbies

Midfielder Wilshere has been largely limited to Europa League appearances and the occasional substitute role in the Premier League for the Gunners this season. The 28-year-old waited until a massive game to finally get on the score sheet for West Ham , and it will be interesting to see if Moyes perseveres with the Austrian worldwide as a centre forward over the festive period.

Sports Mohali ODI: India face do-or-die clash against Lanka
Author: 0 Mohali ODI: India face do-or-die clash against Lanka

After facing an embarrassing defeat in Dharmashala against Sri Lanka , Team India will be eager to level the series in the 2nd ODI which will be played at the IS Bindra-PCA Stadium in Mohali on Wednesday. It was MS Dhoni's fighting 65, which saved India from embarrassment, else the home side would well have registered their lowest ever total in ODIs.

Sports Leonard scores 13 points in return, but Spurs lose to Mavericks
Author: 0 Leonard scores 13 points in return, but Spurs lose to Mavericks

San Antonio plans to handle Leonard's debut similarly to how it brought back Tony Parker , who was returning from a ruptured quadriceps tendon when he rejoined the lineup on November 27 against Dallas. In recent years, the Spurs have dominated this series, having won 19 of the past 22 meetings between these two teams. The Spurs, as well as Leonard, have been avoiding giving a timeframe for the player's return.

Sports New York Yankees: Who plays 3B after Chase Headley trade?
Author: 0 New York Yankees: Who plays 3B after Chase Headley trade?

Gleyber Torres , who is now working his way back from Tommy John surgery on his left elbow, could find himself starting at third base next season. Now three days into the Winter Meetings, the Yankees have easily been the most active team in the market.

Sports Lakers Lose to Knicks in Overtime
Author: 0 Lakers Lose to Knicks in Overtime

New York Knicks' Enes Kanter (00), celebrates with Kristaps Porzingis (6) during the first half of an NBA basketball game against Los Angeles Lakers at Madison Square Garden in New York, Tuesday, Dec. Kuzma finished the contest with 19 points, six rebounds, two blocks and an assist in 30 minutes on the court, and the 22-year-old played a vital role in sending the game into overtime.