• Conte speaks on signing Leicester City's Jamie Vardy
Conte speaks on signing Leicester City's Jamie Vardy

Chelsea are yet to win in 2018. Vardy has been in good form for Leicester so far this season, scoring nine goals and making one assist in 21 Premier League games ahead of the trip to Stamford Bridge on Saturday. (Against Leicester there) was too much of that. Chelsea fans made their frustrations very clear late on in the game by booing a...

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  • NFC Divisional Playoff Notes: New Orleans Saints at Minnesota Vikings
NFC Divisional Playoff Notes: New Orleans Saints at Minnesota Vikings

Coleman appeared in all 16 regular-season games for the Saints and has six starts to his credit. While Keenum's big-match composure has yet to be tested, his opposite number in Drew Brees has shown it in spades over the years, and did so again last week when the Panthers shut down the Saints' running game, asking Brees to win it on his own ...

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  • Roy powers England to first victory of the series
Roy powers England to first victory of the series

England's attack isn't as formidable but contains considerably more variety than their popgun Test arsenal led by quicks Mark Wood , Liam Plunkett and brilliant spinner Adil Rashid - the leading ODI wicket-taker of the past three years.

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  • Matt Patricia likely to become Lions head coach
Matt Patricia likely to become Lions head coach

A longtime executive for the New England Patriots , it was a natural assumption that Detroit's next head coach would come from the Bill Belichick coaching tree. Beyond that, Patricia is well respected for his work with New England's defense and the way he's gone about building relationships inside the Patriots' locker room.

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  • Key Battles That Could Decide Saturday's Meeting Between Chelsea and Leicester City
Key Battles That Could Decide Saturday's Meeting Between Chelsea and Leicester City

Its other goalless draws in the past seven days came against Norwich in the FA Cup and Arsenal in the first leg of their League Cup semifinal. He will never admit that Mourinho has got under his skin, but the Blues' recent games have been frustrating to watch for their fans with team selection, tactics and individual player performances all d...

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  • Robert Whittaker Injured & Off UFC 221, Interim Champion To Be Crowned
Robert Whittaker Injured & Off UFC 221, Interim Champion To Be Crowned

According to ESPN's Brett Okamoto, who broke the news of Whittaker's withdrawal and the subsequent reshake, Whittaker wanted to compete in spite of his injury woes but was declared medically unfit to do so. Romero and Rockhold will compete in a five-round bout with a belt on the line as the promotion is introducing yet another interim title. St-P...

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  • Record-breaker Harry Kane hits double as Tottenham smash Everton
Record-breaker Harry Kane hits double as Tottenham smash Everton

The team was announced on the official Tottenham Twitter page on Saturday afternoon. However, Wayne Rooney scuffed wide as Everton looked to stem the early tide and offer a threat on the counter. Pickford saved from Kane again and Son hammered a shot off the post before the home side's goal machine added another when he stole in behind Mason...

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  • Run With It: Bortles' Legs, Stingy Defense Propel Jags over Bills
Run With It: Bortles' Legs, Stingy Defense Propel Jags over Bills

He threw for 87 yards and 1 touchdown, completing 12 of 23 passes. LeSean McCoy gutted out 75 yards on 19 rushes despite an ankle injury suffered in last week's win at Miami that left his status up in the air until about 90 minutes before kickoff.

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  • 3 former Blackhawks named to Canada's Olympics hockey team
3 former Blackhawks named to Canada's Olympics hockey team

However, the league declined to halt play for the Pyeongchang Games, citing insurance and travel costs as well as the fact that it doesn't directly benefit financially from the Games. "There'll be a gold-medal effort and there won't be one guy that puts that jersey that this isn't the highlight of their hockey career and the highlight of their fa...

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  • UCF Fans Purchase Tuscaloosa Billboard Asking Alabama To Schedule Them
UCF Fans Purchase Tuscaloosa Billboard Asking Alabama To Schedule Them

The sign reads, "Congratulations Alabama!" In the week since AD Danny White made his "National Champions" declaration after the Knights took down Auburn in the Peach Bowl, UCF dominated national discussion and generated debate over flaws in the current system, which are heavily skewed to benefit teams from the so-called Power Five conferences.

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  • When is Eagles' 2018 London game vs. Jacksonville Jaguars?
When is Eagles' 2018 London game vs. Jacksonville Jaguars?

The game will be the Chargers second regular-season game outside the U.S. They lost to the New Orleans Saints , 37-32, October 26, 2008, at Wembley Stadium. The NFL is set to release their 2018 worldwide London schedule but leaks have already hit the internet. And unlike years past when the Jaguars struggled, this one should be pretty good.

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  • Fired Google engineer who wrote controversial memo sues tech firm
Fired Google engineer who wrote controversial memo sues tech firm

The 161-page complaint filed Monday on behalf of James Damore and another former Google engineer depicts Google as an elitist company that shuns employees who dare to deviate from a liberal agenda embraced by its management and most of its workforce.

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  • Peter Beardsley issues statement in wake of bullying investigation at Newcastle
Peter Beardsley issues statement in wake of bullying investigation at Newcastle

The 56-year-old, who has agreed to take leave as an investigation into the allegations continues, has issued a categorical denial after meeting club officials to give his version of events. The former England global was asked to attend a meeting with the club's managing director Lee Charnley and head of safeguarding Steve Swinyard .

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  • Gerrit Cole trade to the Houston Astros is 'imminent'
Gerrit Cole trade to the Houston Astros is 'imminent'

It was not immediately clear who the Astros will trade for Cole. Gerrit Cole won't be a Yankee after all. They also have been linked in trade talks with Arizona for Patrick Corbin, as well as free agent Yu Darvish, though it seems almost impossible for the Yankees to be able to sign Darvish and stick to their goal of staying under the $19...

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  • Liverpool target Lemar could move in January - Monaco boss Jardim
Liverpool target Lemar could move in January - Monaco boss Jardim

The France global was heavily linked with a move to the Premier League in the summer transfer window and Lemar was the subject of a £92m offer from Arsenal on transfer deadline day. "One is that Monaco are the boss in terms of selling players and when to sell the players and how to sell the players and at which price". He rose to prominence...

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  • Dustin Johnson drives home point he's the man to beat
Dustin Johnson drives home point he's the man to beat

Johnson shot a Sunday best 8-under 65 for a 24-under total at the four-day tourney, while Spain's Jon Rahm was in second eight strokes back. He also drove the par-4 14th hole. "More for myself and confidence, after what happened in Shanghai, I wanted to prove to myself that I still. that ain't going to happen again". Johnson joined Stuart App...

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  • West Brom should pursue move for Debuchy despite FA Cup performance
West Brom should pursue move for Debuchy despite FA Cup performance

So while Evans ponders the trappings of a high profile move to this year's Champions or a move to the North London club that is under reconstruction, we await Wenger's plan B. Negotiations with the player and WBA were going well and were said to be at an advanced stage, but City tabled a counter bid which the player and his agent are now consider...

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  • Anushka Sharma trains with Shikhar Dhawan's wife Aesha in gym
Anushka Sharma trains with Shikhar Dhawan's wife Aesha in gym

In this case ill say - Back to Zero! The new bride recently returned to Mumbai and jumped right into work by resuming the shoot for her much-anticipated film " Zero ". Anushka, Shah Rukh and Katrina (who also stars in Zero ) have earlier co-starred in Jab Tak Hai Jaan while Shah Rukh and Anushka have earlier worked in films like Rab Ne Ba...

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  • Chiefs rumors: Eric Bieniemy could be a favorite to replace Matt Nagy
Chiefs rumors: Eric Bieniemy could be a favorite to replace Matt Nagy

It's a decision that will dictate just how long he serves as Chicago's general manager. Bieniemy's final season as a running back in the National Football League was with the Philadelphia Eagles , Reid's first year as their coach. He did not call plays until late this season, but has drawn praise for his work with Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith. ...

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  • Aaron Taylor selected for College Football Hall of Fame
Aaron Taylor selected for College Football Hall of Fame

Brown went 244-122 in a 30-year coaching career that includes 16 seasons and the 2005 national championship with the Longhorns. Beamer will be joined in the class by former North Carolina and Texas coach Mack Brown and former MI standout Charles Woodson , who won the Heisman Trophy .

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  • Cam Newton crumples trying to leave field in scary scene
Cam Newton crumples trying to leave field in scary scene

The Seattle Seahawks were fined $100,000 by the NFL last month for their handling of a concussion evaluation of quarterback Russell Wilson after the league and players' union determined that the protocols had not been followed properly in that case.

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  • Zidane: We will not 'go crazy' after Celta Vigo draw
Zidane: We will not 'go crazy' after Celta Vigo draw

Speaking to the press today, however, Zidane has said that he has no desire to address the situation between the sticks until the end of the season at the earliest. A wonderful strike from Luis Milla from the edge of the area broke the deadlock and many felt Navas should have done better. "We made a lot of errors, we gave the ball away a lot, som...

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  • Panthers fans rally ahead of playoff game as team sale looms
Panthers fans rally ahead of playoff game as team sale looms

Carolina had also contained the Saints' dynamic rushing attack, holding running back tandem Mark Ingram and Alvin Kamara to a combined 14 rushing yards by halftime. "We need to compile good series on top of good series", Panthers left guard Andrew Norwell told USA TODAY Sports. Even for players who weren't on the team's last injury report , ...

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  • Chelsea complete signing of Ross Barkley from Everton for £15million
Chelsea complete signing of Ross Barkley from Everton for £15million

A hamstring injury at the beginning of the current campaign has kept him out since August, which means he is eligible to play for Chelsea in all four competitions. Conte urged caution over expectations for Barkley. "It's a good prospect, but at the same time it will be very important to understand when he can recover from injury, because don't fo...

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  • McDonough bids farewell to Gruden during broadcast
McDonough bids farewell to Gruden during broadcast

Gruden reportedly will receive a 10-year contract worth $100 million. Since 2009, Gruden was the color commentator on ESPN's " Monday Night Football " broadcasts. No matter what the relationship was or wasn't, we weren't robbed of a heartfelt parting of the ways. Gruden was born in Sandusky, Ohio in 1963 and grew up as the son of Jim Gruden...

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  • South Africa hail 'genius' of De Villiers
South Africa hail 'genius' of De Villiers

India at the close of play is tottering at 28/3, with both openers and Kohli back in the pavilion. De Villiers, who had been out of the game for over a year and made his return with jsut concluded Zimbabwe series, scored much needed 65, wherein 44 runs came in boundaries, and helped proteas in posting a respectable 286/10.

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  • Parliament Proposes 'Latte Levy' to Curb England's Cup Waste
Parliament Proposes 'Latte Levy' to Curb England's Cup Waste

Yet if the 25p tax, advocated today by Parliament's Environmental Audit Committee headed by Wakefield MP Mary Creagh, changes behaviour, encourages recycling and reduces the amount of discarded plastic, it's a small price to pay - the United Kingdom throws away 2.5 billion disposal coffee cups every year.

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  • Conte hits back at 'senile' Mourinho
Conte hits back at 'senile' Mourinho

Nonetheless, the United boss appears unshakeable, as he hauled up the ban handed to the Italian gaffer for not reporting match-rigging allegations whilst he was reigning Siena in 2011. Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? I have zero problems. I am improving a bit my English, because this is the real problem for me, otherwise we can go, we can g...

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  • See Grigor Dimitrov's stunning display of sportsmanship after opponent is injured
See Grigor Dimitrov's stunning display of sportsmanship after opponent is injured

Edmund went down crying in agony after what appeared to be an innocuous movement with Dimitrov serving at 4-4 in the third set. Dimitrov jumped over the net from his side of the court and raced to help Edmund as he writhed in pain behind the baseline at the other end, giving the British player a hand to get up and then helping him limp to the sid...

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  • Milwaukee's Giannis Antetokounmpo leads NBA All-Star voting
Milwaukee's Giannis Antetokounmpo leads NBA All-Star voting

In the Eastern Conference there are only two other players with at least 300,000 votes, Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid and New York Knicks forward Kristaps Porzingis . The next fan voting update will be shared on Friday, Jan. 12 (AEDT), with fan voting ending on Tuesday, Jan. 16. Each player's score will be calculated by averaging his...

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  • Joe Thornton has chunk ripped out magnificent beard in brawl
Joe Thornton has chunk ripped out magnificent beard in brawl

The Toronto Maple Leafs and San Jose Sharks kicked off their match-up at the Air Canada Centre tonight with a bang, as centers Nazem Kadri and Joe Thornton dropped the gloves and exchanged punches right off the opening face-off. Thomas. He asked me to go, he initiated it. "I felt like I just grabbed him in the middle of his jersey and just ...

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  • Giants to interview Jim Schwartz for head coaching job
Giants to interview Jim Schwartz for head coaching job

Schwartz has served as Philadelphia's defensive coordinator for the last two years. Other names that have come up are New England Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels, Patriots defensive coordinator Matt Patricia, Houston Texans head coach Bill O'Brien if the team decides to let him go, or the Giants holding on to current interim head co...

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  • LeSean McCoy Carted Off With Ankle Injury
LeSean McCoy Carted Off With Ankle Injury

A win would give the team a 9-7 record and keep them in the running for a Wild Card spot. Including Sunday's action, McCoy has picked up 1,138 yards rushing on the season. A 98-yard fumble return for a touchdown by the Bills' Preston Brown was negated by a replay review. The Bills are leading Miami 13-0 midway through the third quarter.

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  • Man City star facing injury lay-off, confirms Pep
Man City star facing injury lay-off, confirms Pep

Belgium global De Bruyne, who has been instrumental to City's success this season, suffered the injury after a collision with Palace's Jason Puncheon in stoppage time at Selhurst Park and left the pitch on a stretcher, with his right leg in a brace.

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  • Winston, Bucs stun Saints in season finale
Winston, Bucs stun Saints in season finale

Winston shook off three interceptions against the Saints and ended with 363 yards on 28 of 51 passing. The Buccaneers drove 75 yards in 12 plays to cut it to 14-13 at the 5:50 mark of the second quarter on a 1-yard touchdown run by Winston on third-and-goal.

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  • Jack Del Rio fired after loss to Chargers, 6-10 season
Jack Del Rio fired after loss to Chargers, 6-10 season

The team gave Del Rio a four-year contract extension throughout 2020 in the offseason. It doesn't happen often that a head coach breaks his own news, but it happened on Sunday evening. "He told me he loved me and appreciated all I did to get this program going in the right direction, but that he felt the need to change", Del Rio said.

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  • Texans GM Rick Smith taking extended leave of absence
Texans GM Rick Smith taking extended leave of absence

He determined his wife and three children now needed him more than football. O'Brien, 31-33 in Houston, is entering the final year of his contract in 2018. That came after Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reported Friday that a source called the relationship between Smith and O'Brien "toxic" and "dysfunctional".

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  • John Henson's big game leads Bucks past Thunder
John Henson's big game leads Bucks past Thunder

They couldn't review it, but that's something the league has to deal with". Officials with the National Basketball Association admit that a missed call may have cost the Oklahoma City Thunder the game against the Milwaukee Bucks . But if refs and those in the review office can't use it to make a blatant determination about a play that decides ...

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  • SAFA hails Weah's election as Liberia president
SAFA hails Weah's election as Liberia president

Ms Howard-Taylor is the ex-wife of former Liberian president Charles Taylor, who is serving 50 years in a British prison for war crimes in neighbouring Sierra Leone. "All we are asking is for all Liberians to come together so we can build our country". Weah grew up in a Clara Town slum in Monrovia and went on to star for AC Milan, Paris St Germ...

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  • Fiesta Bowl Washington vs Penn State: Preview and Prediction
Fiesta Bowl Washington vs Penn State: Preview and Prediction

The first game of the day is the TaxSlayer Bowl, which has Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson. The 2016 Nittany Lions won the Big Ten, only to see Washington named in their place at the College Football Playoff. First and foremost, they like to attack opponents with All-American junior Saquon Barkley . The Huskies appeared to pick up a first...

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