• Manchester United legend Wayne Rooney
Manchester United legend Wayne Rooney

For me, he [Sanchez] is the flawless player for Manchester United . Appearing tonight on Monday Night Football , Rooney recalled an away trip to Newcastle United with his new teammates. "We needed to show the character of the team and to react in front of our fans in order to go back to the winning path". He was incredible. He knew how to...

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  • Lions officially hire Matt Patricia as head coach
Lions officially hire Matt Patricia as head coach

Patricia replaces Jim Caldwell , who was sacked on January 1 after the Lions failed to make the playoffs for the second time in three years, finishing the season at 9-7. Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels is expected to become head coach of the Indianapolis Colts. "It's teaching. For a young person 22 or 23 years old, he certainly had...

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  • Netherlands Confirm Former Everton Boss As New Manager
Netherlands Confirm Former Everton Boss As New Manager

The 54-year-old has been out of work since being dismissed by Everton in October following a disastrous run of form at Goodison Park. He has signed a four-and-half-year contract up to and including the 2022 World Cup . Koeman was capped 78 times by Holland as a player during an global career which spanned 12 years and saw him win Euro 1988....

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  • Mourinho waves white flag in race for EPL title
Mourinho waves white flag in race for EPL title

Mourinho was speaking ahead of Saturday's game at home to Huddersfield Town who sprang a huge surprise by winning the reverse fixture in October - one of the few slips that have undermined United's title bid. "Not letting the others come close", he added. "The fight is open for the second, third, fourth, fifth and sixth [places] but it's practica...

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  • Dave Toub could replace Josh McDaniels as Indianapolis Colts head coach
Dave Toub could replace Josh McDaniels as Indianapolis Colts head coach

It was built by Bill Belichick: Mike Vrabel of the Titans played under the Patriots coach, McDaniels (Colts) and Bill O'Brien (Texans) were both offensive coordinators for New England and Belichick gave a glowing recommendation for the Jaguars to hire Doug Marrone.

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  • Aaron Gordon Withdraws From Dunk Contest, Replacement Announced
Aaron Gordon Withdraws From Dunk Contest, Replacement Announced

The 22-year-old was selected to make his third appearance at the Slam Dunk Contest this year. Magic forward Aaron Gordon has been battling a hip flexor strain for the last few games and, unfortunately for fans everywhere, that injury has forced Gordon to withdraw from the slam dunk contest.

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  • Mets agree to 2-year, $17-million deal with Todd Frazier
Mets agree to 2-year, $17-million deal with Todd Frazier

Frazier, 31, had inked a $12 million, one-year deal with the White Sox last season. He's pretty much a swing for the fences guy at this point in his career. That speculation has included multiple teams throughout this offseason. At least they, unlike many other teams, made a deal happen. "Being top five in payroll, I don't think that won us a...

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  • Weatherald rapid-fire ton as Strikers win Big Bash final
Weatherald rapid-fire ton as Strikers win Big Bash final

Jake Weatherald hammered a sparkling 115 as the Adelaide Strikers downed the Hobart Hurricanes by 25 runs to be crowned Big Bash League (BBL ) champions for the first time. Head was cleared to play despite White himself having been forced to sit on the sidelines for the season's second Melbourne derby, two days before the first match of the o...

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  • [OPINION] Mounting injuries a blessing and a curse for the Proteas
[OPINION] Mounting injuries a blessing and a curse for the Proteas

Stand-in captain Aiden Markram was leading South Africa in just his third ODI as the hosts crashed to their eighth-lowest one-day score and one of their most embarrassing defeats. But apart from Kepler Wessels in that team, none of the other South Africa players had more worldwide experience than Rice. In contrast, the pair put on 152 and 1...

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  • Brandin Cooks knocked out by Malcolm Jenkins blindside hit
Brandin Cooks knocked out by Malcolm Jenkins blindside hit

Cooks caught a pass from Tom Brady and turned himself around. Cooks, the Patriots' leading wide receiver, had caught a pass for 23 yards when Jenkins came to tackle him. Bank Stadium. Cooks' injury will thrust backup wide receiver Phillip Dorsett into a bigger role. He totaled 1,082 receiving yards and scored seven touchdowns in the regular...

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  • Max Holloway Out of UFC 222 Main Event
Max Holloway Out of UFC 222 Main Event

The promotion announced featherweight champion Max Holloway has suffered an injury and will not make his planned UFC 222 title defense next month vs. But some are good. "Hang on and I'll find you at the next one". A potential bantamweight title rematch between champion TJ Dillashaw and Cody Garbrandt has been discussed, but Dillashaw, who's...

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  • De Silva hits ton in strong Sri Lanka reply
De Silva hits ton in strong Sri Lanka reply

Even in two magnificent victories at Colombo against Sri Lanka and at Dhaka against Australia, in those nine Tests Bangladesh fared badly in their second essay. On the previous day, the visitors declared their first innings at 713-9 in the final session. Despite dismissing Dhananjaya, Mendis and Silva continued to punish Bangladesh as they ...

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  • Rams DT Donald named Defensive Player of the Year
Rams DT Donald named Defensive Player of the Year

Getting comfortable is the last thing he wants to do. Gurley, who managed just 3.2 yards per carry in a massively disappointing sophomore campaign, rebounded under McVay by leading the National Football League in yards from scrimmage and touchdowns.

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  • Barca held by derby rivals
Barca held by derby rivals

The centre-back made headlines after a recent Copa del Rey success against Espanyol by referring to the club multiple times as " Espanyol de Cornella" - a suburb of the Barcelona metropolitan area - rather than Espanyol de Barcelona .

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  • West Ham sack director accused of racism
West Ham sack director accused of racism

West Ham wasted little time on Thursday in responding to Daily Mail's revelations, confirming before 10am local time that 60-year-old Henry had been suspended. However, the Seagulls , despite finding goals hard to come by, had settled reasonably well into life in the top-flight, particularly on their own ground where they had lost just three of ...

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  • Gary Neville: What makes me nervous about new Arsenal signing
Gary Neville: What makes me nervous about new Arsenal signing

Club record signing Aubameyang immediately rekindled his relationship with former Borussia Dortmund teammate Henrikh Mkhitaryan , also making his home bow, as Arsenal's new-look front line shone, but it was Ramsey who provided much of the end product with his first career hat-trick.

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