• Klopp on choosing Liverpool over Man United
Klopp on choosing Liverpool over Man United

The Liverpool midfielder took time out from preparations for this weekend's Champions League final clash with Real Madrid in Kiev to celebrate a Sunderland City Council decision to leave West Park in East Herrington off a list of potential housing sites in its draft Core Strategy and Development Plan.

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  • Fulham, Villa clash in £160m promotion shoot-out
Fulham, Villa clash in £160m promotion shoot-out

Terry's contract with the club is sent to end this summer but has the opportunity to extend his stay by an extra 12 months if he chooses. Terry turned down Premier League offers last summer as he didn't want to face Chelsea competitively, having made over 700 appearances for the side over an 18-year professional spell in West London.

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  • Focus on Mohamed Salah on Egypt's return after 28 years
Focus on Mohamed Salah on Egypt's return after 28 years

Liverpool goalkeeper Loris Karius thinks teammate Mohamed Salah has some way to go until he reaches the level of Cristiano Ronaldo , reports Sky Sports . "To compare players with Cristiano, Messi. they're in a different orbit, a different stratosphere", Ramos said. " Ronaldo has been doing it for five to 10 years".

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo: I have a biological age of 23
Cristiano Ronaldo: I have a biological age of 23

The Shakhtar Donetsk star, 25, is a central midfielder who was supposed to be a long-term replacement for Fernandinho at City, but it appears Jose Mourinho has now swooped in to snap up the combative midfielder after Pep Guardiola's interest went cold.

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  • National Basketball Association champion Warriors' miscues put them on brink of playoff elimination
National Basketball Association champion Warriors' miscues put them on brink of playoff elimination

A nine-time All-Star who had never made it past the conference semifinals in the postseason, Paul now has his Rockets knocking on the door of the NBA Finals. James Harden, meanwhile, has missed 20 consecutive 3-point attempts since the second quarter of Game 4 , and went 5-for-21 in Game 5 overall. "If he isn't, it's time for somebody else to st...

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  • AB de Villiers Retirement: A South African legend who was popular worldwide
AB de Villiers Retirement: A South African legend who was popular worldwide

The right-hander was at it again only a few weeks later, with West Indies once more feeling the full force of his powerful shot-making as De Villiers struck 162 not out in a World Cup clash in Sydney. He is now in the South African Test squad but the ODI series against India was a clear indication that the South African coaching staff have set thei...

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  • Napoli appoint Ancelotti in bid to end Juventus dominance
Napoli appoint Ancelotti in bid to end Juventus dominance

Ancelotti's arrival at the Stadio San Paolo - his first job in his native Italy since departing AC Milan nine years ago - paves the way for the man he succeeds to potentially join Chelsea . Ancelotti has an offer of a two year contract with an additional year optional, and a salary of 6.5 million euros per season. The Russian club have been wi...

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  • Boston Celtics Pride: The growing legend of Jayson Tatum
Boston Celtics Pride: The growing legend of Jayson Tatum

All they can hope to do is weather the storm and try not to drown. Historically, teams with a 3-2 series lead and home-court advantage move on to the NBA Finals 89 percent of the time , putting James and the Cavaliers in an obvious pickle.

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  • Do Hyderabad proud gentlemen, says Warner as SRH battle for final spot
Do Hyderabad proud gentlemen, says Warner as SRH battle for final spot

David Warner has wished Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) to do well ahead of their Indian Premier League ( IPL ) Qualifier 2 against Kolkata Knight Riders ( KKR ) at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata on Friday. First to qualify for the play-offs eliminating Delhi Daredevils, SRH slide began in Pune, when their famed bowling attack failed to defend 180...

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  • Get your popcorn ready: Madden 19 HOF cover to feature Terrell Owens
Get your popcorn ready: Madden 19 HOF cover to feature Terrell Owens

Original story: I was just remarking to myself the other day how unusual it was that we hadn't heard anything on Madden NFL 19 yet. Update: It's since been reported that the standard edition of Madden NFL 19 will feature a different cover star to be revealed in July.

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  • President Trump cancels North Korea summit
President Trump cancels North Korea summit

Libya gave up its nuclear program at an early stage only to see its longtime dictator overthrown and brutally killed years later. "I am very perplexed and it is very regrettable that the North Korea-U.S. If Kim would have actually succeeded in overcoming his isolation and sitting down with the USA president, it would have been a tremendously pr...

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  • While Neymar continues recovery, Douglas Costa picks up injury
While Neymar continues recovery, Douglas Costa picks up injury

Neymar will have a chance to get back to match fitness with a friendly against Croatia on June 3 and Austria on June 10. Neymar's World Cup participation was initially in doubt but, despite missing the end of the season as PSG claimed a domestic treble, the former Selecao skipper should be fit for Russian Federation.

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  • Comcast to top Disney's $50b offer for Fox
Comcast to top Disney's $50b offer for Fox

Fox will spin off the Fox Broadcasting network and local stations, Fox News, Fox Business Network, FS1, FS2 and Big Ten Network into a new company, called New Fox . Comcast said it would offer to buy the same assets after the spinoff of what has been dubbed "New Fox ". The U.S. Justice Department sued to stop the deal on antitrust grounds...

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  • Jared Kushner receives permanent security clearance, ending uncertainty over his status
Jared Kushner receives permanent security clearance, ending uncertainty over his status

But Kushner's troubles were compounded at least in part because his initial security clearance application didn't list dozens of foreign contacts that he later included in updated submissions to the Federal Bureau of Investigation. "On each occasion, he answered all questions asked and did everything he could to expedite the conclusion of all the i...

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  • Ocean, jungle explosions new risks from Hawaii volcano eruption
Ocean, jungle explosions new risks from Hawaii volcano eruption

Ormat, which is dual-listed on the New York Stock Exchange and in Tel Aviv (ticker symbol ORA), and Hawaiian officials acted well in advance of the danger to quench and cap Puna's producing wells. Before the Leilani Estates eruption, the volcano's summit had been releasing an average of 3,000 to 6,000 tons of sulfur dioxide each day. The volc...

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  • M&S announce store closures across the country
M&S announce store closures across the country

M&S is expected to report a second straight fall in annual profit on Wednesday, and with the retailer's shares down almost a quarter over the a year ago it is in danger of soon being booted out of the FTSE 100 index. M&S admitted its clothing and home division was failing to attract younger customers and families. "We have to modernise our busine...

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  • Section 144 imposed in Thoothukudi after protests against Sterlite Industries
Section 144 imposed in Thoothukudi after protests against Sterlite Industries

Thousands of people were part of the protest and the incident has left the entire state of Tamil Nadu shocked. Congress president Rahul Gandhi termed the killings a "brutal example of state-sponsored terrorism". Actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan will visit Thoothukudi on Wednesday before heading to Bengaluru for the swearing-in of the ne...

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  • Du Plessis powers Chennai into IPL final
Du Plessis powers Chennai into IPL final

And most of his runs came off the bowling of Thakur. Incidentally, it was Brathwaite whose hitting in the final few overs - 43 off 29 - gave Sunrisers something to bowl at. At 39 for 4 in the eighth, it seemed all over. SRH could have sealed the game on the but a review saved du Plessis and kept CSK alive. He looked inconspicuous during the colla...

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  • EPL: Why Manchester United chiefs blocked Mourinho's transfer request
EPL: Why Manchester United chiefs blocked Mourinho's transfer request

As I said before Saturday's game, he would love to put the FA Cup on his CV and get one over Jose Mourinho at the same time. "Like I said in the last weeks or months, I think we'll see after the World Cup whether I am a Chelsea player for next year".

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  • Pope 'says it is ok to be gay' says abuse victim
Pope 'says it is ok to be gay' says abuse victim

Cruz said the issue of his sexual orientation was raised as some of the bishops attempted to paint him as a pervert who was lying about the abuse. He said that his lawyer later told him that Cardinal Francisco Javier Errázuriz, a confidant of Francis, had raised the question of whether Mr.

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  • Will Trump turn out to be right about Iran deal?
Will Trump turn out to be right about Iran deal?

Pompeo on Monday also took aim at one of the more insidious elements of Obama's diplomatic strategy, which was that the countries most effected by the change in USA policy toward Iran - Israel and America's Arab allies - were not included in negotiations.

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  • Warriors eager to get back on the court, respond from loss
Warriors eager to get back on the court, respond from loss

If Boston Celtics and Houston Rockets players aren't planning to do so, they should-and so should their fans. The Warriors got it in Game 2 at Houston, and now the defending champions plan to do what they seem to do best: bounce back with brilliance.

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  • Eagles invited to White House as Super Bowl Champs
Eagles invited to White House as Super Bowl Champs

Before Donald Trump became president, the White House visit was basically a nice photo opportunity that saw pretty good attendance. "At this point in time, there's so much that's been kind of swirling around that administration, I don't see it as beneficial at this moment in time to visiting in a celebratory fashion", Jenkins said.

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  • Tampa Bay Lightning vs. Washington Capitals 5/17/18, Prediction & Odds
Tampa Bay Lightning vs. Washington Capitals 5/17/18, Prediction & Odds

Nicklas Backstrom is playing for the Washington Capitals against the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final at Capital One Arena on Thursday. Backstrom was injured when he blocked a shot in Game 5 of the second round against the Pittsburgh Penguins . This season, Backstrom had 21 goals and 50 assists for 71 points.

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  • 49ers LB Foster's ex-girlfriend testifies she lied to 'end him'
49ers LB Foster's ex-girlfriend testifies she lied to 'end him'

The judge cleared the courtroom to allow for Ennis to compose herself and continue with her testimony, during which she admitted that she was trying to ruin Foster's National Football League career after he said he was leaving her. Foster, 24, was a first round pick by San Francisco in the 2017 draft. After the street-fight video surfaced in March,...

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  • NBA Draft : A look at the players being talked about
NBA Draft : A look at the players being talked about

Before people start freaking out, I don't think this is something that fans of the Phoenix Suns or Sacramento Kings - the two teams that now the first and second overall picks in this year's NBA Draft - should be concerned about. If he can master his low-post moves, his shooting stroke beyond 8 feet might not matter. Arizona's terrible show...

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  • France coach Deschamps explains World Cup rejection for Lacazette, Martial
France coach Deschamps explains World Cup rejection for Lacazette, Martial

Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal also misses out after scoring 17 goals in his first season in England. Lacazette and Martial are both on a standby list of 11 players with United winger Martial having 18 caps and starting France's 3-1 friendly victory over Russian Federation in March.

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  • Alabama, Texas announce home-and-home series
Alabama, Texas announce home-and-home series

Texas holds a 7-1-1 edge in the series with six meetings coming in bowl games. Alabama will play at Austin, Texas, on September 10, 2022, with Texas playing in Tuscaloosa on September 9, 2023. After reviewing the contract, FBSchedules is reporting that Alabama will make $6 million to open the 2020 season in Arlington's AT&T Stadium, which is hom...

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  • PSG appoint Tuchel on two-year deal
PSG appoint Tuchel on two-year deal

The Ligue 1 giants have now confirmed that former Borussia Dortmund coach Thomas Tuchel will take over from next season. Thomas Tuchel arrives at Paris Saint-Germain with a reputation as an uncompromising tactician, but there will be much manoeuvring for him to do to placate some of the egos in the French champions' star-studded dressin...

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  • Draymond Green and Warriors shut out of National Basketball Association awards
Draymond Green and Warriors shut out of National Basketball Association awards

The finalists in all categories were determined by voting by a global panel of sportswriters and broadcasters. Pelicans All-Star Anthony Davis is a finalist for the MVP award and the Defensive Player of the Year award. Harden led the National Basketball Association in scoring at 30.4 points per game, while guiding the Rockets to a franchise-bes...

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