This news isn't shocking at all given the White House acknowledged " Trump Country " schools Georgia and Alabama for their accomplishments. President Trump carried both Alabama and Georgia in the 2016 election. Alabama dismantled defending champion Clemson in the Sugar Bowl and Georgia beat Oklahoma in double overtime in the Rose Bowl to qualify for the championship game.
Liverpool to win both halves is rated at 11/4. Liverpool will be hoping to book their place in the fourth round of the FA Cup when they entertain Everton at Anfield this evening. No, the magic of the Cup has not gone - despite all non-league teams having exited in the second round. Everyone associated with Liverpool is happy that Virgil van Dijk has finally signed, but perhaps that goes most of all for the Reds' forwards.
Tyler Bozak scored in the sixth round of the shootout to give the Toronto Maple Leafs a 3-2 win against the San Jose Sharks at Air Canada Centre on Thursday. "You've got to have that personal energy". "He asked me. He initiated", Kadri said. He insisted on going. "I felt I'd answer the bell". As for the beard-pulling, Kadri pleaded ignorance.
Obiang stunned Tottenham with West Ham's first shot of the match after 70 minutes. Spurs had hit 20 shots by the time the Hammers took the lead with their first as Obiang beat Hugo Lloris with a blistering effort from 30 yards.
However, with Everton boss Sam Allardyce confirming that Barkley would leave the club it looks like the Blues are in prime position as of right now. But according to the Daily Mail , Chelsea are ready to make their move now and are even willing to conclude a deal this week. " I think that we are resigned and the club was resigned before I got here that we're going to lose Ross and I can't see that changing ".
Meanwhile, former world No. 1 Andy Murray withdrew from the Australian Open on Thursday after failing to recover from a hip injury. "My rehab is going well but I am just not ready 100 percent to come back yet in best of five set matches".
The Anfield club have in mind a base figure of around €150m (£133m) for the Brazil worldwide and Barcelona's determination to sign Coutinho in January is expected to surpass that figure. "If nothing happens I will not talk about this until 31 January and then it might not be interesting any more". Coutinho missed the start of the season with a back problem but has been in outstanding form recently, scoring seven goals in his last eight games.
Vernon Shazier talked to WPXI about the night Ryan was injured and getting a phone call from him after he heard the news. Included in the article is the claim from WPXI that Shazier can now feel his legs. Shazier's teammates, though, have insisted that they care far less about seeing him back on the field than simply back on his legs, walking. Ryan remained in a Cincinnati hospital before being transported to a UPMC facility where he underwent spinal stabilization surgery a few days ...
Avilan, 28, had been with the Dodgers for the last three seasons, and appeared in 61 games for the Boys in Blue in 2017, going 2-3 with a 2.93 ERA. Kansas City will get rid of Soria's $9 million of the remaining $10 million contract. The Royals were able to drop some salary while getting a decent, major league ready arm in Oaks as well as an auxiliary piece in Mejia, while the Sox were able to get their hands on two players who will eat innings and could turn into very profitable flip ...
Prior to his lone season at Notre Dame , Elko served as defensive coordinator at both Wake Forest and Bowling Green. During the regular season, Notre Dame was 32nd in the country in scoring defense and 44th in yards allowed per game. Now, Elko will get his shot, as the nation's next highly paid defensive coordinator expected to produce fast results. "Yeah, it's been a challenge, but we'll all be together", Kelly said.
No one felt the frustration more keenly than Conte , who faced similar questions after Morata missed more gilt-edged opportunities during Chelsea's 5-0 trouncing of Stoke City last week . Alvaro Morata and Cesar Azpilicueta are the most-potent partnership in Europe... and pair are on track to beat a 22-year-old Premier League record! Having drawn level with Chelsea's previous high of six assists, provided by Cesc Fabregas for Diego Costa in 2014/15, Azpilicueta and Morata are only ...
Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah capped off a strong year by taking home the CAF Player of the Year Award for 2017. Patson Daka, who played an integral role in getting Zambia to the Federation Internationale de Football Association U-20 World Cup quarter-finals at Korea Republic 2017, won the youth player of the year award.
Kevin Durant (767,402) and Stephen Curry (735,115) are fourth and fifth on the list, respectively, and have garnered the highest vote totals among Western Conference players. The All-Star Game starters will be revealed on January 18. The All-Star Game is February 18 in Los Angeles. Here's a rundown of the early voting, from NBA .com.
Luiz has only played once since October due to a combination of injury and losing his place in the team after Chelsea's 3-0 defeat away to Roma. He stated: "David improved a lot his physical condition in the last couple of days". "I'm very happy to work with these players, also because we are working for year and a half now and now there is a fantastic mentality", he added. '(I do) stretching and also at the end of the session a bit of relaxation, for 10 minutes, I think this is good.
Speaking at his news conference after Manchester City's goalless draw with Crystal Palace , Guardiola said: "He is a player from Arsenal and I think he is going to stay at Arsenal ". "But my feeling now is Alexis is an Arsenal player". This makes it more likely to happen. The Chile worldwide is out of contract at the end of the season.
Hitting 18 winners, the five-time Grand Slam champion rampaged ahead with vast goal and will next face Alison Riske, who was the runner-up at Shenzhen Open past year. "We had a big crowd, which was nice to play in front of", Halep said during her on-court interview. Romanian Halep, 26, set up a second round clash with China's Duan Yingying who defeated Evgeniya Rodina 6-2 7-5.
Everton were understood to be on the verge of recruiting Tosun this week with director of football Steve Walsh travelling to Turkey to finalize negotiations. "At the moment these lads that we're working with are what we've got to try to continue to improve". "And because of that judgement and the level of performance we got out of those players - which was much more than the players they replaced - was why everybody got better and the team got better so it's a very hard window but your ...
Professional footballer living and working in the glamorous northern metropolis of Preston and a Christmas lottery millionaire? The defender said he had been told to check his numbers by his mother Breda after she heard the winning numbers had been sold locally.
The Saints had the lion's share of possession in the first half as they established midfield dominance early on, with Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg and Oriol Romeu recovering any loose balls or touches from the Eagles . However, the last time the Eagles came to St. Mary's Christian Benteke opened the scoring for the visitors but that goal was cancelled out by Nathan Redmond , Maya Yoshida and James Ward-Prowse as Southampton walked away with a 3-1 triumph to their name.
Now in the relegation zone and separated by just two points, both teams will be hoping for a victory that could lift them out of the bottom three. McClean's opener owed much to a sizeable slice of fortune, his shot looping up off Pedro Obiang to leave Adrian flapping helplessly as it dropped just under the crossbar.
Of course, there still may be more head coaching openings once the offseason begins. McAdoo's fate may have been sealed prior to his odd decision to bench Manning, but it appears to have accelerated the Giants' decision. The Lions went next, firing head coach Jim Caldwell a year after a playoff berth. The Raiders followed that up with one of the most disappointing seasons in the NFL.
The Colts fired Pagano on Sunday, less than two hours after they ended a 4-12 campaign with a 22-13 victory over the Texans, and the Raiders handed Del Rio a pink slip after his third year when the impressive turnaround job he engineered for his hometown team collapsed with a disappointing six-win season.
Puncheon and De Bruyne both departed on stretchers, for all that they were able to limp assisted down the touchline and back into the dressing-rooms after the match. "We know that's what we've got coming, that's what we've got to try to find a way of trying to deal with". 'They have very good players so as a defensive unit you have to be concentrated for 90 minutes'.
Alexis Sanchez is desperate to swap the Emirates for the Etihad in January and force through a move to Manchester City from Arsenal , Sam Lee of Goal reports today. Asked if Sanchez had played his last game for the club, Wenger said: "He will play on Wednesday night against Chelsea". " I have said that many times since the start of the season so I can only repeat what I have said ".
Muguruza, who held the No. 1 ranking for four weeks a year ago, lasted three games in the third before being stopped by the cramps after nearly 2 1/2 hours in humid conditions on Pat Rafter Arena, giving Krunic a 5-7, 7-6 (3), 1-2 retired, victory.