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Sports Borussia Dortmund Chief Weighs in on Potential Henrikh Mkhitaryan Return
Author: 0 Borussia Dortmund Chief Weighs in on Potential Henrikh Mkhitaryan Return

Armenia global Mkhitaryan has fallen out of favour with United boss Jose Mourinho, who has suggested that he could let the midfielder leave the club in January after growing frustrated with his poor form. " I know the economic details of his transfer to Man United like nobody else ", Watzke told Bild am Sonntag (h/t Daily Mail ). " That's why [his return] is only conceivable with a great deal of imagination ".

Sports Jeff Fisher: I Left the Rams in 'Good Shape'
Author: 0 Jeff Fisher: I Left the Rams in 'Good Shape'

However, it has been a almost complete turnaround in his first year with head coach Sean McVay with the Rams being tied with the Philadelphia Eagles for the league's highest-scoring offense at 31.3 points per game while Goff has played a huge part of that.

Sports Top four bid will be lost if Liverpool don't tighten up: Klavan
Author: 0 Top four bid will be lost if Liverpool don't tighten up: Klavan

Klopp confirmed Liverpool will be without captain Jordan Henderson after he limped out of their 3-3 draw with Arsenal last Friday. Klopp is adamant that defending will be firmly in the mind of his players when they face rock-bottom Swansea City at Anfield on Tuesday.

Sports Liverpool Reportedly Close to £70M Virgil Van Dijk Signing
Author: 0 Liverpool Reportedly Close to £70M Virgil Van Dijk Signing

Should they sign Van Dijk in January he would also be an invaluable option when it comes to the Champions League and other cup competitions with City's squad being stretched to its maximum should they advance to the latter stages of every competition, which, judging by how they're playing right now, is a distinct possibility.

Sports Slain JeM terrorist
Author: 0 Slain JeM terrorist "Chhota Noora" had become a headache for security forces

Noor Muhammad Tantray was credited with reviving the JeM's foothold in the Valley and was reportedly behind several militant attacks, including October's attack on the BSF camp outside the Srinagar airport. According to Jammu and Kashmir police chief SP Vaid, an encounter had started between the security forces and holed up terrorists in Samboora village after the area was surrounded by the security forces late on Monday evening.

Sports Saudi visas were issued for Iranian, Qatari players
Author: 0 Saudi visas were issued for Iranian, Qatari players

Saudi Arabia does not recognize Israel and there are no formal ties between them. Qatar Chess Federation confirmed yesterday night that it will participate in the World Chess Championship in Saudi Arabia on December 29 and 30. Israeli chess officials said that they were considering legal action against FIDE for allowing the tournament to continue despite the Israeli players' exclusion, while Geller said that the federation could cancel the next two years of the Saudi hosting contract if ...

Sports Indian ODI squad for South Africa series announced
Author: 0 Indian ODI squad for South Africa series announced

Shami last played an ODI against Australia in September 2017. India has played 28 ODIs against South Africa in South Africa, won five and lost 21. Seamers Shardul Thakur and Mohammed Shami have been recalled in the team. The first match will be played in Durban. The ODI series begins on February 1 in Durban, four days after the conclusion of the third Test and the three-match Twenty20 global series will be played from February 18.

Sports Fan calls Joel Embiid a 'cornball' as he leads Sixers to victory
Author: 0 Fan calls Joel Embiid a 'cornball' as he leads Sixers to victory

But not everybody was thrilled with Embiid being back. Even as the Knicks enter Christmas Day with an above.500 record, the gifts are far more specific than just wins and losses. That's right, Enes Kanter was the star of this one for NY, tallying 31 points and absolutely dominating on the glass with 22 rebounds (11 off, 11 def).

Sports Five over/unders for Eagles vs. Raiders on Christmas night
Author: 0 Five over/unders for Eagles vs. Raiders on Christmas night

In an interview with NBC Sports Philadelphia , Doug Pederson admitted they will consider all their options, but the Eagles immediate goal is to win their Christmas Day matchup with the Raiders . How can I watch the Raiders and Eagles? Well, they're also at their best when they're creating turnovers. You don't get them back. "As the game's going, you're not thinking about it obviously".

Sports DeAndre Hopkins makes eye-popping TD grab
Author: 0 DeAndre Hopkins makes eye-popping TD grab

Yates floater with his right hand, tipping it to his left hand, wrapping his body around, and managing to get both feet in bounds while being covered by cornerback Joe Haden. The scoring grab was the capper to a 7-play drive that went 75 yards and lasted 4:18. Yates left the game after he was sacked for the fourth time in the first half and was evaluated for a concussion.

Sports Arsenal boss Wenger enjoys Mourinho dig: I never understood parking bus
Author: 0 Arsenal boss Wenger enjoys Mourinho dig: I never understood parking bus

Alexis Sanchez , Granit Xhaka and Mesut Ozil all scored for the Gunners during their five-minute surge, but Petr Cech then failed to palm away Firmino's shot as the ball looped into the net. Arsene Wenger sent out an attacking 4-3-3 formation side and he obviously wasn't very interested in defending and left the ageing Monreal and Koscielny to deal with the amazingly fast Liverpool attackers.

Sports Arsenal left 'paralysed' in nightmare first half vs. Liverpool - Wenger
Author: 0 Arsenal left 'paralysed' in nightmare first half vs. Liverpool - Wenger

The Gunners were able to come back in the second half through a five-minute blitz as goals from Alexis Sanchez, Granit Xhaka and Mesut Ozil put the hosts 3-2 in front. JACK WILSHERE'S contract expires at the end of the season - but Arsene Wenger has suggested contract talks are progressing well. But soon I knew what the coach wanted from me and the quality of players makes everything easier for me.

Sports Wee Bit Of Lionel Messi About Him - Liverpool Legend On Reds Attacker
Author: 0 Wee Bit Of Lionel Messi About Him - Liverpool Legend On Reds Attacker

But how have Liverpool performed? Quiz loads below - can you get at least eight out of 10? "We were too much in trouble in long balls". The 25-year-old has taken the Premier League by storm this season, now sitting top of the scoring charts as he leads Liverpool's challenge for the top four.

Author: 0 Arsenal v Liverpool: 5 things we learned

Liverpool eventually rescued a point just after the 70th minute when Roberto Firmino beat Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech to finish the scoring at 3-3. "We defended well and we know with their quality they could always score goals". Don Balon go on to claim that Salah is flattered by the interest from Real Madrid and would jump at the chance to play alongside Cristiano Ronaldo.

Author: 0 Liverpool 'under pressure' in Champions League race - Jurgen Klopp

The point leaves Liverpool a point clear of Arsenal in fourth place ahead of their Boxing Day meeting with Swansea at Anfield. "That's what we are working on and for this we have to improve in all departments". Liverpool battled Arsenal to a 3-3 draw on Friday night in a match with huge top four and thus UEFA Champions League implications. What I would say is that the toughest part of coaching a football team is making them inventive going forward.

Sports McMaryion, Fresno State power past Houston
Author: 0 McMaryion, Fresno State power past Houston

Fresno State enters play with an overall record of 9-4 (7-1 in conference) and have the third best overall record in the Mountain West Conference. Will that trend continue on Sunday night? As a whole, their offense averaged 28.4 points per game, ranking 68th, while their defense gave up 23.0 points per game, placing them 39th in the nation in this category.

Author: 0 Safety Earl Thomas tells Cowboys coach Jason Garrett 'come get me'

Elliott's return will be a boost for the Cowboys (8-6 ), who have won three straight games to keep their playoff hopes alive. Quarterback Russell Wilson has passed for almost 3,700 yards this season and 30 touchdowns, plus he's the leading rusher for the Seattle offense with 521 yards on 81 carries.

Sports Jaguars 33 in Week 16
Author: 0 Jaguars 33 in Week 16

Add in the fact that they play in a division with the directionless Cardinals and the imploding Seahawks, and you have to like the 49ers' chances to be playing games in January 2019. This 49ers' roster is still one of the worst in the National Football League, but it now believes that it can win every game it plays. Garoppolo and the Niners' offense were so efficient in the early going that Jaguars defenders were spotted on the sideline arguing and shoving each other.

Sports Rob Gronkowski Makes Incredible One-Handed Touchdown Grab vs. Bills
Author: 0 Rob Gronkowski Makes Incredible One-Handed Touchdown Grab vs. Bills

Gronkowski now has 12 touchdowns in 13 games against the Bills. Burkhead has 264 rushing yards and a team-high five rushing touchdowns. What was originally ruled a touchdown on the field was overturned on review. "The receiver only has one foot down in bounds with control". The official explanation from Al Riveron on Twitter during halftime was that "when Kelvin Benjamin gains control, his left foot is off the ground".

Sports Bucs-Panthers: Tampa Bay gives up late TD, loses fifth straight
Author: 0 Bucs-Panthers: Tampa Bay gives up late TD, loses fifth straight

Newton celebrated the score by using the football as a prop, pretending to light a candle on a cake in celebration of his son Chosen's 2nd birthday. With the win, the Panthers clinched a playoff spot. ALL IN THE FAMILY: Danielle Kalil, the sister of Panthers offensive linemen Ryan and Matt Kalil, sang the national anthem. "The idea was to put it on the ground, get (the defense) to freeze for a second, and pick it up and score", joked Panthers coach Ron Rivera .

Sports Jets, showing no spark on offense, fall to Chargers
Author: 0 Jets, showing no spark on offense, fall to Chargers

Though the Kansas City Chiefs wrapped up the AFC West title on Sunday, the Chargers (8-7) remain alive for a wild-card spot because the Tennessee Titans lost to the Los Angeles Rams . It was the first career interception for Allen, who was tackled by Brandon Shell . Instead, it went down as a 14-yard return for Benjamin. The Jets' (5-10) loss guarantees a second consecutive 10-loss season under coach Todd Bowles.

Sports National Football League explains Kelvin Benjamin TD catch reversal in Bills-Patriots game
Author: 0 National Football League explains Kelvin Benjamin TD catch reversal in Bills-Patriots game

This time, after Charles Clay's touchdown was ruled incomplete in the end zone, Kelvin Benjamin had a potential touchdown catch overturned after review. Our models project Benjamin for 64.1 receiving yards and 0.4 touchdowns on 4.1 catches - a total of 10.66 FanDuel points at a $6,300 salary. Bills wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin appeared to complete a handsome, 4-yard touchdown catch just before halftime of Buffalo's 37-16 loss in New England on Sunday.

Sports Saints CB Marshon Lattimore makes a butt-iful interception
Author: 0 Saints CB Marshon Lattimore makes a butt-iful interception

While Lattimore is a strong candidate for Defensive Rookie of the Year, Kamara is a favorite to be named the NFL's Offensive Rookie of the Year. He was named the NFL MVP last season when he threw for 4,944 yards with 38 touchdowns and only seven interceptions.