But seven minutes before the interval, United's French winger Martial made it 2-0 with a sweet first-time finish after being set up by Paul Pogba . Fans couldn't have been more delighted with his display, witnessing his true clinical nature at it's best as he turned a half chance into a goal. For Paul Lambert , watching from the directors' box, it was a stark illustration of the task he faces after signing a two-and-a-half-year contract as Stoke City's new manager yesterday.
Norton has always been tied to Seahawks coach Pete Carroll, getting his start as linebackers coach at USC under Carroll, then moving with him to become Seattle's linebackers coach before the Oakland Raiders named him as defensive coordinator in 2015.
Babos (left) and Vandeweghe engaged in a fiery opening day match. She's given me some medication. Her second-round opponent is Australian wildcard Olivia Rogowska. American No. 10 seed Coco Vandeweghe was issued with a code violation after refusing to play because no bananas were available for her to eat on Hisense Arena.
She added, 'I would like to thank all of you from the bottom of my heart for your thoughts, prayers and support'. She was last heard from early Sunday, Jan. Concern about her safety grew after she covered a football camp in the Houston area on November 6. The journalist was reported missing January 7 after texting a friend that a stranger was following her, the Houston Chronicle reported .
Biles and Olympic teammate Aly Raisman are among more than 100 women and girls who say they were abused by Nassar . "There are many reasons that l have been reluctant to share my story, but I know now it is not my fault". Nassar was jailed in December 2017 for 60 years on child porn charges and is also awaiting sentencing after admitting to assaulting seven female gymnasts.
CNN's Don Lemon was not the only black anchor to call President Donald Trump what he is. I am the least racist person you have ever interviewed . "He said , 'Put me down for wanting more Europeans to come to this country". Cotton said Sunday on CBS' "Face the Nation " that he "didn't hear" the vulgar word.
The Lakers boss said Ball felt pain in his knee after spinning from a defender in the post late during Saturday's win over the Dallas Mavericks, the team's fourth straight victory after pulling out of a nine-game skid. There are questions about Ball's play on the court as well-especially his shooting, as he has made only 35.6 percent of his shots from the field this season.
The 31-year-old Spaniard improved to 52-11 at Melbourne Park , scene of his 2009 triumph over Roger Federer , and will play Argentina's Leonardo Mayer in the second round. After London I had to stop for a while and then I start working step by step. I know one day I won't have the chance to play again in this court, so I want to enjoy every moment I am here.
Both sides had plenty of chances, but the breakthrough was not made until the 75th minute, when Gabriel Pires tapped in at the far post to give the home side the lead. We're still trying to work out how he shaped that lobbed finish over Rulli. Subs: Januzaj 5, Oyarzabal 5, Zubeldia 5. The Barcelona superstar, who equalled the tally while making his 400th LaLiga appearance for the Calatan giants against Levante last weekend, netted his 366th goal in Spain's top flight against Real ...
Before you check the calendar, no it's not 1993 again. McCutchen has been the centerpiece for the Pirates since 2009, but now he will have a new home in San Francisco as they try to redeem their 98-loss season in 2017. Infielders Jordy Mercer and Sean Rodriguez are also free agents after 2018, and could be desirable pieces on the trade market - even if neither would bring much of a return.
Shurmur is considered by many to be the favorite to land the Cardinals' job. Shurmur, 52, has seen his stock grow due to his mentoring of unheralded quarterbacks such as Minnesota starter Case Keenum. Shurmur went on to be the offensive coordinator in Philadelphia under Chip Kelly and has worked under Mike Zimmer, Andy Reid, and Steve Spagnuolo. Last season, Shurmur coaxed a career year from Bradford, who arrived just two weeks before the season opener, after replacing Norv Turner in Week 5.
United have made it clear they are willing to meet the Gunners' £35m asking price for the 29-year-old. "But sometimes can happen or can appear on the table, a fantastic opportunity and then you fight for that fantastic opportunity". So you are not going to buy a goalkeeper now and buy another goalkeeper in the summer. United have always been linked with French striker Griezmann who plays for Atletico Madrid, and Real Madrid's Welsh wizard Bale.
Everton failed to record a shot on target for the fourth time in a Premier League match this season - no side has failed to do so in more games (Swansea also 4). Because it's unbelievable the way he is able to work and his willingness. "He is always thinking "improve, improve, improve and how to score goals and to improve the team" because his mentality is always collective and that is so important to explain to people".
Real Madrid are fourth in the table with 32 points but are 16 points behind Barcelona . Its next league game is on Saturday against sixth-place Villarreal . Ronaldo almost scored from close range just before halftime, but his shot was brilliantly saved by goalkeeper Sergio Asenjo in a play in which the forward claimed to be pushed before he hit the ball.
The talks follow last week's historic meeting, in which North Korea's participation in the Winter Olympic Games, which start in February in the South Korean county of PyeongChang, was agreed on and in which both sides opted to convene military meetings to ease tension on the peninsula.
The Titans parted ways with coach Mike Mularkey on Monday morning. The Tennessee job may be the best available option for McDaniels, who would inherit a talented roster and a 24-year-old Marcus Mariota . Of course, there are still several reasons why the Colts remain an attractive option for McDaniels. Teams can interview McDaniels during the bye week ahead of the Super Bowl, meaning the Colts could have a follow-up interview after the AFC Championship, regardless of the outcome.
And with the Frenchman revealing that Sanchez's fate at the club could be sealed by Wednesday , Malcom could be whisked in imminently. "It wasn't that he didn't want to play". Fierce rivals Manchester City are also said to be interested in the Chilean who is now looking for a way out from London. "He would have played but it's a hard period for him", the Frenchman said, as quoted by the Daily Express .
Stokes has not yet been given a court date. 'Following a review of all the available evidence, the CPS has today authorised the police to charge three men with affray in connection with the incident, ' it said. It remains to be seen whether the European Central Bank decide to withdraw Stokes from those squads given today's developments although he will not be prevented from taking part in the IPL should he get picked up by one of the franchises.
Including that loss, the Cavaliers have dropped seven of their last nine. There will be star power everywhere Monday night in Cleveland . And the Cavaliers are experiencing those growing pains right now - dropping two of I.T.'s first three starts.
And now the star all-rounder, who continued his solid form with superb 68-ball 50 along with opener Aaron Finch (107) and all-rounder Marcus Stoinis (60) to guide Australia to a commanding total, said that the hosts are feeling the effects of their Ashes success.
Holiday had 31 points and 5 assists and Demarcus Cousins had a double-double with 15 points and 16 rebounds along with Davis' 48 points for the Pelicans . By the fourth quarter, Davis led his team to a 13-4 run to send the game to overtime with a layup. Anthony Davis led the Pelicans with thirty-six points in their last game against the Trail Blazers.
Despite the rest, Hazard was still exhausted on Saturday - something that Conte would not be drawn on. "I think a lot of our players were exhausted", Conte said. Chelsea have drawn three games on the spin 0-0 for the first time in club history. "But we haven't had great quality in our finishing". "We have to improve if we want to score and we want to win".
In 2005 he described Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger as a "voyeur" and in 2014 referred to the Frenchman as a "specialist in failure". Back in October 2015 when Leicester were flying and Mourinho's Chelsea struggling, he had a dig at Italian Ranieri's poor English and lack of trophies.
Edmund, who in the absence of the injured Andy Murray is Britain's only competitor in the men's singles, beat Kevin Anderson , the world No 12, 6-7, 6-3, 3-6, 6-3, 6-4. There were only two break points in the opening set, Edmund saving one in the second game and another in the eighth. However, urged on by a large British contingent on court three, Edmund broke early in the fourth and roared as he held on from 0-40 to consolidate.
It all unraveled so quickly for Tennessee. While the Titans could not pull off the upset - it did not help that starting right tackle Jack Conklin was forced out with a knee injury in the first half - Mariota showed promise and could have Tennessee as a perennial playoff contender.
VanZant revealed in a tweet that she hurt her arm while performing a spinning back fist and was unable to use it for striking as the fight wore on. The fan favorite made the move to 125 pounds after spending all of her career at 115 on Sunday night at UFC Fight Night St.
He was of an era when that was more typical, but Gurney was the first person to ever win races in sportscars, F1, NASCAR and Indycar, all in a nine-year period. President of the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA), Scott Atherton in a statement said, "The word "legend" can sometimes be overused, but in describing Daniel Sexton Gurney, it's the only word that fits".
During his time at The Hawthorns, he would also begin his worldwide career, eventually winning five senior caps after coming through the U21 set-up. He made 614 league appearances and scored 158 league goals. Regis was an Albion striker for seven years during the club's heyday in the late 1970s and early 1980s. He was also the agent of sprinter John Regis, who set the United Kingdom 200 metres record in 1994, with a time of 19.87 seconds, which still stands as the national record today.
As the game began the Eagles got the ball first and immediately tried to get a big play but the ball Nick Foles threw down the field got caught in the wind and landed about 15 yards short of Torrey Smith , but drew a defensive pass interference call.
A nine-minute second-half blitzkrieg from the fab three of Firmino, Mane, and Salah then saw Liverpool getting a 4-1 lead. City continue to comfortably lead the Premier League table with 62 points - ahead of Manchester United , Liverpool and Chelsea - by 15 points.
Vandeweghe lost to Timea Babos 7-6 (4), 6-2 a year after upsetting defending champion Angelique Kerber on the way to her first Grand Slam semifinal. It always shaped as a tough opener for Stephens, who hasn't won a tour-level match since her triumph at the U.S.
Time will tell if she will throw her hat in the ring. There's a reason why Oprah Winfrey's speech at the 75th Golden Globe Awards is reportedly being hailed by people as "one of the greatest American speeches, " with many urging her to make a run for President in 2020 .
He added: "I think to find an excuse or alibi, today we paid for our effort against Arsenal ". After a goalless first half, which saw the visitors have plenty of chances, Antonio Conte made a couple of changes minutes into the second half.
It was a long drawn out game with opportunities for both players, but Bencic was the one taking her chances more often. Bencic was being challenged once again by the world number five in the seventh game, but a cross-court forehand victor at deuce followed by a long backhand put her up 4-3.
Bernard Tomic has bowed out of the Australian Open ahead of the start of the tournament proper, before opening fire at the media in a freaky post-match interview. Tomic , the world No.142, will further slump in the ATP rankings as he will lose his points earned from a third-round appearance at Melbourne Park previous year.
Mkhitaryan has struggled to ever establish himself at Old Trafford following his mega-money move from Borussia Dortmund. Hughes' final season at Stoke was desperately poor and it was a huge surprise that the former Manchester United legend lasted so long at the Bet365 Stadium.
I think we lost two points. The Australian is concerned that Conte could be suffering from the much dreaded "second season" syndrome, much like former Chelsea boss Carlo Ancelotti did earlier this decade. - Leicester had 12 shots in the first half - the most of any visiting team in the opening 45 minutes of a Premier League match at Stamford Bridge since 2003-04.
The world's two top-ranked players will spearhead the charge to succeed Serena Williams at this year's first Major left wide open by the withdrawal of the defending champion and new mum. 1 Andy Murray is the highest profile absentee from the upcoming Australian Open after opting to undergo surgery on his troublesome hip. "I've played a lot of them now".
Thibaut Courtois has rebuked Chelsea's fickle fans for "booing and whistling". In the other Premier League games on Saturday, Crystal Palace edged past Burnley 1-0, thanks to a first half goal by Bakary Sako. "Obviously they knew we've had a lot of games and they started very aggressive with a lot of intensity". However, although Conte admits he is a huge admirer of the England worldwide, he says that Chelsea are not considering a move to sign him.
The striker was left out of the squad for today's game against Wolfsburg . Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang did not feature for Dortmund after he was suspended by the club for disciplinary reasons. At the other end, Daniel Didavi fired at Burki in the first half while new signing Renato Steffen , recruited from Basel, was also denied after coming on with 25 minutes left.
Belichick said the article and commotion surrounding it has no impact on the team's preparations for Saturday's game. "In 18 years, I've never celebrated when someone has been traded, been cut", Brady said , per ESPN's transcription . In an interview with Westwood One, Tom Brady said the relationships he has with the Patriots "are so positive" and he doesn't think reports to the contrary will fracture the team ahead of its opening playoff game next weekend.
In just 2 games and 2 starts this season, Bradford threw for 382 yards and 3 touchdowns on 43 pass attempts this season. "Football has been good to me and it's been good to Minnesota ", Childress said. We don't know what Case Keenum is going to look like in a big-time playoff game. "Kind of the undersized guy that is coming out and nobody wants to give him any credit and always plays with a chip on his shoulder", Brees said.
South Africa went into lunch with a score of 78 for naught in 27 overs. Vernon Philander also ran himself out for 0. Considering the session as good for India , Ashwin said that the wickets in the last session will help the bowlers on Sunday.
The Premier League leaders are understood to be unwilling to go beyond a £20m fee for Sanchez , given there is a chance they could get him for nothing when his Gunners contract expires at the end of the season. I didn't want to come down with him here travelling away from the team". Manchester United have launched an audacious bid for Sanchez, in a bid to snatch the 29-year-old forward from under the noses of local rivals Manchester City .
Ryan Giggs will be announced as the new manager of Wales on Monday. This led many fans and pundits to question his dedication to the global cause, with Giggs later feeling forced to defend himself to Sky Sports , stating: 'I've always maintained that two of the greatest moments of my career came when I made my Wales debut and then when I captained my country three years later'.
Fellow Arsenal attacking midfielder Mesut Ozil is also out of contract in the summer and has also been linked with a move to Old Trafford. Arsenal value Sanchez at around £35 million yet City are not prepared to go beyond £20m - with United understood to be far more flexible on the amount they would have to pay to sign the player this January.
A move to Buffalo will serve as a homecoming for Daboll, who was born in Welland, Ontario. Brian Daboll's time in Tuscaloosa was short lived. Daboll, 42, won a Super Bowl and a collegiate national championship in a span of 11 months.
Courtois was unhappy with the Stamford Bridge crowd who booed and whistled the Chelsea stars over every single mistake they committed. Leicester had a very bright first half and could have come away with all three points, if not for the red card shown to Ben Chilwell.
He went on to praise Jurgen Klopp for his impact at Liverpool , stating that the purchase of Virgil van Dijk would make the Reds very tough. Guardiola, though, wants nothing to distract his players as they prepare for Sunday's Premier League visit to Liverpool , and continue their pursuit of four trophies.
The University of Arizona appears to have found its next football coach. Navy head coach Ken Niumatalolo was rumored to be in the mix, but has reportedly removed himself from contention. He posted a 51-26 record across six seasons at Texas A&M prior to being fired at the end of the 2017 campaign, a firing which we didn't completely agree with at the time.