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Sport Jermain Defoe will be ‘huge hit’ at Rangers, says former manager
Author: 0 Jermain Defoe will be ‘huge hit’ at Rangers, says former manager

Rangers have been locked in talks with the Cherries and reached an agreement on Thursday that will see the striker leave Dean Court midway through the three-year contract he signed last summer following his departure from Sunderland. "I have played three games for Stoke so it has been frustrating so whoever it may be, I am ready to go and want to contribute". With Steven Davis also set to re-sign for the Gers, Coulibaly's chances of getting regular minutes from here seem slim.

Sport Lingard: This is the Pogba I used to know
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Giving the teenage striker an opportunity would be the ideal way to get United's FA Cup campaign off to a stormer. "It was, of course, my fault, because I tried to save it, but unfortunately the ball moved a little bit and I was not able to capture the rebound".

Sport Lakers vs. Thunder Recap: The good, the bad and the Ball
Author: 0 Lakers vs. Thunder Recap: The good, the bad and the Ball

For the first quarter of Wednesday night's game at Staples Center, it looked like George's performance might be as unremarkable as his first back in IN had been. was very efficient, scoring 26 points on eight-of-11 shooting while grabbing 10 rebounds in the Grizzlies' 101-94 loss to the Pistons. In Phoenix, Cameroon worldwide Joel Embiid led the way for the Philadelphia 76ers with a 42-point display in a high-scoring 132-127 victory over the Suns.

Sport Another Cheteshwar Pujara master-class gives India day 1 honours at SCG
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The Sydney Cricket Ground will host this week's fourth and final Test . Leg-spinner Marnus Labuschagne has been added to Australia's squad - and will likely feature in the playing XI. I said that in the Perth Test as well. "I think the bowlers wanted one thing, Tim wanted one thing", Saker told ABC Grandstand. "It wasn't great and it doesn't always happen but we will work again." Saker felt the Australians had bowled well in periods but lacked consistency.

Sport Rumour mill: Gunners launch bid for Real Madrid star
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The 32-year-old Costa Rica worldwide has been recently linked with a switch to the Emirates Stadium with former Chelsea man Thibaut Courtois now established as first-choice at Madrid. While he would certainly be an upgrade on Bernd Leno, who looks more and more like the second coming of Loris Karius with every Arsenal defeat, but it would represent incredibly short term thinking from Arsenal if they were to cast him aside after just half a season.

Sport Arsenal vs. Fulham - Football Match Report
Author: 0 Arsenal vs. Fulham - Football Match Report

Arsenal manager Unai Emery says that the club are not considering a January approach for Chelsea defender Gary Cahill . I need to do my work. "We are very happy with the attacking players, scoring lots of goals like today". I do want the best for my client, of course, but I want the best for Arsenal as well. "Today was the first time we could play with Sokratis [Papastathopoulos], [Shkodran] Mustafi and [Laurent] Koscielny".

Sport Cardiff City vs. Tottenham Hotspur - Football Match Report
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That list is topped by all-time great Jimmy Greaves (266) followed by Bobby Smith (208) and Martin Chivers (174). In-form Son was the next to find the net in the 26th minute, finishing well from a tight angle - the 11th goal Son has been involved in his last eight league starts.

Sport Yankees, Troy Tulowitzki Agree Upon Minimum Deal
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Tulowitzki idolized retired Yankees captain Derek Jeter and has worn No. 2 in his honour. NY also has been talking with Manny Machado , one of the top available free agents. Toronto acquired Tulowitzki from the Colorado Rockies in the summer of 2015 as the team built toward its first playoff appearance since 1993. While Tulowitzki helped the Blue Jays reach that year's AL Championship Series, he slumped the next year and then was derailed by injuries.

Sport Steelers' rift with Antonio Brown gets worse every day
Author: 0 Steelers' rift with Antonio Brown gets worse every day

Steelers defensive end Cam Heyward put his trust in both Mike Tomlin and General Manager Kevin Colbert while revealing his feelings about Antonio Brown during an interview on WDVE Wednesday morning. "My options may seem limited by people or circumstances", the caption read. Former Steelers linebacker James Harrison added to the drama with a message on Instagram.

Sport Bengals Part Ways With Marvin Lewis
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Lewis leaves with a 51.78 win percentage and a 0-7 record in the playoffs. Team chairman Stephen Ross said it was time for the franchise to ditch a philosophy that was not working. The writing seemed to be on the wall for Lewis during the regular season, as the Bengals defense imploded, leading the team to part ways with defensive coordinator Teryl Austin, who was once touted as a future head coaching candidate while running the Detroit Lions previously stout defense.

Sport It’s official! St. Louis will host 2020 NHL All-Star Game
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Zdeno Chara greets fans before the 2019 Winter Classic at Notre Dame Stadium. The B's won't be at 100% at Notre Dame Stadium, either, as first-pair defenseman Charlie McAvoy and forward David Backes are set to miss the game. That matchup will take place at Mosaic Stadium in Regina, Saskatchewan, on October 26, 2019. The Boston Bruins captain teased the NHL's annual New Year's Day event with his latest Instagram post, which he sent out on Monday night from South Bend, Indiana.

Sport Ex-Dolphins coach Gase to interview with Cardinals
Author: 0 Ex-Dolphins coach Gase to interview with Cardinals

In his tenure with the Dolphins , Gase received criticism for not properly using his personnel. Who knows? He wouldn't be the worst option out there. Last week Gase said his biggest regret about 2018 was a slew of injuries. In his first season with the Dolphins, he led the Dolphins to the playoffs for the first time since 2008 with a record of 10-6.

Sport Serena Williams calls Roger Federer ‘Superman’ on handling twins
Author: 0 Serena Williams calls Roger Federer ‘Superman’ on handling twins

Playing in front of the highest single session attendance in the tournament's history, the team of Federer and Belinda Bencic beat Williams and Frances Tiafoe 4-2 4-3 (3) to clinch the tie to top the group. Speaking at the Gala, Serena spoke about the difficulties of being a parent and called Federer "Superman" for being a father to twins. "It's about staying fit and healthy and managing the game day by day".

Sport Southampton v Manchester City, Premier League
Author: 0 Southampton v Manchester City, Premier League

The Reds have notched up a whopping 54 points already this season and have a comfortable seven-point lead over second-placed Manchester City . "Of course, I think they're going to drop points but not too many". But we're at home, hopefully our extra help from our people at the Etihad can help, they can support us. Guardiola dwelt on the small margins that are constantly at play.

Sport Declan Rice signs a contract extension with West Ham
Author: 0 Declan Rice signs a contract extension with West Ham

Burnley's Chris Wood scores under pressure from West Ham's Issa Diop. "I am still young, so to put more years on my contract and keep developing here is the best thing for me to do now", said academy graduate Rice. McCarthy twice saved at his near post as Anderson looked to set the seal on the three points as well as claiming the match ball. West Ham transfer news: "The plan was to stay with Hammers ".

Sport India are real deal now, they don't struggle overseas anymore: Allan Border
Author: 0 India are real deal now, they don't struggle overseas anymore: Allan Border

After India took an unassailable 2-1 series lead, checking the Border-Gavaskar Trophy in for a return journey to India , the best batsman in the world spoke glowingly of the best bowler in the world, at least across formats put together if there are people yet to be convinced of Bumrah's status in each individual format.

Sport EPL results, scores | Liverpool thrash Arsenal 5-1, Wolves beat Tottenham
Author: 0 EPL results, scores | Liverpool thrash Arsenal 5-1, Wolves beat Tottenham

The Gunners tried to carry on their normal type of gameplay, but their sloppy defence looked helpless in front of the speedy trio of Roberto Firmino , Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah . It was defensively poor (note; understatement) performance from Arsenal this evening which ended up in their 5-1 drubbing by league leaders Liverpool .

Sport Return to sender: Federer looking forward to Serena's serve
Author: 0 Return to sender: Federer looking forward to Serena's serve

The 20-time Grand Slam singles champion broke immediately in the second set and looked sharp as he cruised to an easy first-up victory in the tournament. The famously unflappable Swiss acknowledges being excited about the prospect of taking on his fellow tennis great on Tuesday in a Hopman Cup mixed doubles match between Switzerland and the United States.