• Wanyama Scores despite Tottenham Crushing out of the Europa League
Wanyama Scores despite Tottenham Crushing out of the Europa League

The FA Cup is full of hurdles too. While the new stadium is being built Tottenham do not have the same resources as the other clubs in the Premier League's top six. "And being clever", Pochettino said. It is always about improving. 'Also the first game that we lost, it makes it much more hard. We're OK, it's football.

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  • Barcelona formation switch meant to confuse Atletico Madrid - Luis Enrique
Barcelona formation switch meant to confuse Atletico Madrid - Luis Enrique

The win puts pressure on Real Madrid, who can move back into first later Sunday when it plays Villarreal. Atletico Madrid are a declining force under Diego Simeone, the club's former goalkeeper Christian Abbiati has said. Oblak produced a superb save of his own after 38 minutes, as he brilliantly tipped Messi's curling free-kick over the crossbar...

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  • Koeman disappointed with lack of tempo against Black Cats
Koeman disappointed with lack of tempo against Black Cats

Everton's best chance came with 15 minutes to go but Pickford brilliantly blocked Lukaku's fiercely struck drive before Defoe then nearly equalised when he rifled an effort across the crossbar that bounced down and away from the goalmouth.

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  • Wayne Rooney said his final decision about his future
Wayne Rooney said his final decision about his future

Southampton, whohad only knocked out Premier League opponents en route without conceding a goal, were ascendant, with Oriol Romeu's header smashing against David de Gea's post as United failed to find their stride in the second half. Mata , a two-time Chelsea Player of the Year, was unwanted by Mourinho when he returned to Stamford Bridge i...

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  • Manchester United get Antoine Griezmann transfer boost from Arsenal target Alexandre Lacazette
Manchester United get Antoine Griezmann transfer boost from Arsenal target Alexandre Lacazette

The former Irish midfielder was speaking on ITV's Champions League highlights show , which featured Griezmann in action against Bayer Leverkusen, and the former United skipper was clearly excited by the possibility of the Frenchman moving to Old Trafford.

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  • Hull City 1, Burnley 1
Hull City 1, Burnley 1

Burnley, who had striker Ashley Barnes sent off in stoppage time for a second yellow card, are yet to win away in league and cup this season but this result halted a run of seven top-flight defeats on the road. Burnley had only picked up one away point all season before their visit to the KCOM Stadium , but Silva insists that his side will cont...

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  • Paul Clement highlights 'improvements' in Swansea City
Paul Clement highlights 'improvements' in Swansea City

The 29-year-old former Barcelona winger twice almost scored in the first-half prior to his crucial goal in the second, an optimistic shot struck from outside the area which skidded under Fabianski's despairing dive. I'm lucky to have a lot of players that in the past won a lot. "We deserved a lot to win the game". "For this reason I'm lucky". I...

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  • Del Potro sets semifinal with Raonic at Delray Beach
Del Potro sets semifinal with Raonic at Delray Beach

Raonic recovered from a slow start to see off eighth seed Kyle Edmund 4-6 6-3 6-4 in Friday's quarter-final clash. Kyle managed to win crucial points in the opening set, saving 2 break points and stealing Milos' serve once, but Canadian showed his class in the rest of the match, losing just 9 points on serve in the remaining two sets, something K...

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  • Players face life bans if found guilty of spot-fixing: Shaharyar Khan
Players face life bans if found guilty of spot-fixing: Shaharyar Khan

However, Chief of the Army Staff, General Qamar Javed Bajwa assured the cricket authority and departments concerned that fool-proof security would be provided to the players and the match should be played in Lahore. "This is how Khalid Latif and Sharjeel Khan were approached through Nasir Jamshed", he said. "The bookie Yousuf met Nasir Jamshed, a...

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  • James O'Connor arrested over cocaine
James O'Connor arrested over cocaine

Williams featured 77 times for the All-Blacks and is employed by Racing 92, who are the champions of the France's top rugby union division. O'Connor, 26, who plays on the wing or at fullback, appeared 44 times for Australia between 2008 and 2013.

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  • Kerber's number one hopes dashed as in-form Wozniacki makes Dubai final
Kerber's number one hopes dashed as in-form Wozniacki makes Dubai final

In the second round, the World No. 2 took out Mona Barthel, in the round of sixteen Kerber eliminated the in-form Monica Puig, and on Thursday the German beat Ana Konjuh in the quarters. She has contested numerous events since Flushing Meadows and has not won a single title. The match went a full three sets before the young American prevailed 4-6...

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  • Compensatory picks announced, Cardinals get fifth rounder
Compensatory picks announced, Cardinals get fifth rounder

The news leaves the Patriots well-equipped for April's draft. The Saints have had the fewest comp picks since they were instituted in 1994 with a mere 10. 1 overall pick. It's pretty incredible that the Eagles have eight selections in this year's draft, especially after trading up to get Wentz. Especially as this season, for the first time,...

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  • Rovers part company with Owen Coyle
Rovers part company with Owen Coyle

Blackburn has 29 points from 31 matches and is 23rd of 24 in the Championship. Coyle was sacked on Tuesday with Rovers now second from bottom of the Championship, in danger of relegation to English football's third tier for the first time since 1980.

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  • Lakers spruce up front office with Magic
Lakers spruce up front office with Magic

According to Yahoo's Adrian Wojnarowski , the Lakers had hoped to lure Golden State general manager Bob Myers, an agent who didn't have front-office experience before building the best team in the National Basketball Association. However, Magic is far from what the Lakers need and deserve. n Major League Baseball intends to give the player...

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  • Lewis Hamilton: Mercedes's new auto given debut at Silverstone
Lewis Hamilton: Mercedes's new auto given debut at Silverstone

There have always been calls for more entertainment in Formula One, with many arguing the dominance of Mercedes - who've won 51 of the last 59 Grand Prix, with Hamilton pipped to the world title previous year by now retired team-mate Nico Rosberg - is bad for the sport.

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  • Paul George Trade Talks Get More Serious
Paul George Trade Talks Get More Serious

George is under contract with IN through the 2017-18 season, after which he can opt out of a fifth year and become an unrestricted free agent. One of the big names who was made available at the deadline was Paul George , but the Indiana Pacers ultimately decided not to trade their All-Star.

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  • Nerlens Noel trade: Sixers simply did not get enough
Nerlens Noel trade: Sixers simply did not get enough

The Dallas Mavericks acquired forward Nerlens Noel from the Philadelphia 76ers on Thursday for center Andrew Bogut , guard Justin Anderson and a conditional first-round pick, according to multiple reports . Anderson has three years remaining on his contract after this season. Sixers beat writer Tom Moore tweeted video of Embiid embracing ...

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  • Thunder Trade With Bulls, Get Gibson, McDermott & Draft Pick
Thunder Trade With Bulls, Get Gibson, McDermott & Draft Pick

Gibson was averaging 11.6 points and 7.0 rebounds in just 27.3 minutes with the Bulls this season. He started only eight games for the Bulls and never played well enough to hold down the spot. McDermott improves the Thunder's shaky outside shooting. Payne, a first-round pick of the Thunder back in 2015, definitely needed a change of scenery.

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  • Raptors pick up PJ Tucker from Suns in deadline deal
Raptors pick up PJ Tucker from Suns in deadline deal

Tucker. You couldn't put a nicer bow on the week for Ujiri, the Raps president, and his managerial team, which is led by general manager Jeff Weltman. Phoenix got a couple of picks in exchange for a veteran role player who may have been the heart and soul of the Suns but had no real place on a team with a ton of young players who need minutes to ...

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  • Smith admits Australia are `underdogs` in Test series against India
Smith admits Australia are `underdogs` in Test series against India

Unlike Alastair Cook who was looking back at his captaincy, Steve Smith is looking ahead and when the captain is ambitious, rather than contemplative, the energy in the side is bound to be greater. That game set the tone for the three Tests to come. "The ball is probably going to get chewed up pretty quick". Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood, Nathan...

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