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Sport Ajax fire coach Keizer
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Apart from Bergkamp, Ajax have also sacked Manager Marcel Keizer and Assistant Hennie Spijkerman, though no reasons were given for the sack of the duo. A statement from Ajax on Thursday afternoon read: 'The club management does not have enough confidence that the ambitions of Ajax will be realised with them.

Sport Indians agree to deal with All-Star Alonso
Author: 0 Indians agree to deal with All-Star Alonso

He was a big part in the Indians success over the past few seasons and was a big part in why their bullpen was so dominant. Maikel Franco led the Phillies with 24 homers last season and Hoskins hit 18 in only 50 games. "This process has been one of the most hard I have had to experience", he wrote. Meanwhile, Chris Carter , who led the National League in homers with 41, alongside an.821 OPS and a 113 OPS+ was stuck signing a one year contract worth $3.5 million in mid-February, which ...

Sport Isaiah Thomas won't play in Cavs' game vs. Warriors on Christmas Day
Author: 0 Isaiah Thomas won't play in Cavs' game vs. Warriors on Christmas Day

Thomas was the centerpiece of the trade that sent Kyrie Irving to the Celtics, but he has been unable to contribute this year due to a torn labrum in his hip. Thomas is one of the NBA's elite guards, a two-time All-Star who was a member of the All-NBA second team last season. The Cleveland Cavaliers have won 18 of their last 20, hitting their stride after a rough start to the season to emerge as the contender everyone expected them to be.

Sport What is Happening With Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Manchester United?
Author: 0 What is Happening With Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Manchester United?

This season is more concerning given the fact he has not been included in more matchday squads compared to last season. In light of our favorite Armenian soccer player's recent plight, many have jumped to conclusions and speculation has run rampant across both the footballing and Armenian communities.

Sport Trump officials implore Congress to renew intelligence law
Author: 0 Trump officials implore Congress to renew intelligence law

The statement was signed by Dan Coats, the director of national intelligence, Attorney General Jeff Sessions, CIA Director Mike Pompeo, FBI Director Christopher Wray and Adm. The officials argued in their statement that the collection of information under Section 702 is accomplished in a manner that protects the privacy and civil liberties of individuals.

Sport Rams' Zuerlein Out For the Year
Author: 0 Rams' Zuerlein Out For the Year

Rams COO Kevin Demoff told NBC LA that the team worked out 10 different kickers at the practice facility located on the campus of Cal Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks, CA on Wednesday. "And he's done everything in his power to try to get to this point". His senior season he was a ideal 28-of-28 on extra points and 24-of-29 on field goals.

Sport Joel Embiid could miss two more games with back injury
Author: 0 Joel Embiid could miss two more games with back injury

Even so, Embiid's checkered health history means the 76ers will give him as much time off as he needs to recuperate from the injury, which he experienced after playing a career-high 49 minutes in a triple-overtime loss to the Thunder on December 15.

Sport First images of Virat, Anushka from Delhi reception
Author: 0 First images of Virat, Anushka from Delhi reception

Here we will tell you how Virat first met Anushka Sharma and when they started dating each other. Pictures of Virat and Anushka's receptions have come out. After the dreamy and fantastic wedding in Tuscany, Italy, Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma are finally hosting their first wedding reception in New Delhi right now.

Sport Arsene Wenger admits unpredictability of Liverpool rotation makes preparation
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger admits unpredictability of Liverpool rotation makes preparation "difficult"

I have some more time to think about that". Once you get comfortable with that, you can start to relax more. "I'm not sure there are a lot of similarities (between teams)". He believes the Gunners are a complete side, but feels more often than not Arsenal resort to long ball tactics when they take on Liverpool . He cost Klopp's side £40 million after spending six years at the Gunners, appearing almost 200 times for Wenger's team and is determined to show fans what they are missing.

Sport Female kicker makes history in Texas state championship game
Author: 0 Female kicker makes history in Texas state championship game

Six-man football typically plays to higher scores than traditional 11-on-11 football. An account from Texasfootball.com said that in a post-game press conference, teammates gathered around Strawn head coach Dewaine Lee and Nava. "All I anxious about was the ball getting on the tee and me making the right contact with it". "I just feel like I'm just one of them", she said. Nava said she spent "a lot of time" practicing and attending kicking camps to reach her state championship goal.

Sport Bristol City knocks out United
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Of course we don't want extra-time, of course we try to win the game in the 90 minutes - which is why I say they were lucky". Bristol City were not "lucky", as Mourinho claimed, arguing that United hit the woodwork twice. I don't want the fact that I use the word lucky to be the most important thing. Mourinho congratulated Bristol City for the victory, and added that it was a handsome day for football, but had already insisted that the hosts were fortunate to win after United hit the ...

Sport Stephen Curry Ruled Out Of Christmas Day Game Against Cavs
Author: 0 Stephen Curry Ruled Out Of Christmas Day Game Against Cavs

But the Warriors will definitely not be at full strength with the Warriors confirming Curry will not recover from his right ankle injury in time to feature. He had turned it awkwardly on E'Twaun Moore's foot as it landed. The past few days have been tough for the Warriors . In addition, Draymond Green has missed the last three games with a sore shoulder.

Sport Venus Williams will face no charges for deadly auto crash
Author: 0 Venus Williams will face no charges for deadly auto crash

Jerome Barson , 78-year-old, died during an accident that the American tennis player was involved in. Barson's wife Linda , 68, had been driving the 2016 Hyundai Accent that T-boned the tennis pro's SUV at 40 miles per hour as she waited at an intersection in Palm Beach Gardens.

Sport 4-star quarterback Emory Jones decommits from Ohio State, flips to Florida
Author: 0 4-star quarterback Emory Jones decommits from Ohio State, flips to Florida

Florida coach Dan Mullen has his dual-threat quarterback of the future, maybe even the now. "Those are the expectations here", Mullen said. He even sent me a text about 10 days ago. "Exciting day for us today". "It wasn't really a big factor, but it was a plus factor", he said. "I thought our coaching staff did a great job". But he visited Florida, who had lost a four-star quarterback commit in Matt Corral earlier in December, last Friday.

Sport Steyn, de Villiers set to return to Test cricket against Zimbabwe
Author: 0 Steyn, de Villiers set to return to Test cricket against Zimbabwe

The warning shots may have been aimed at India, who will visit South Africa early next year for three Tests, because Zimbabwe should be gentler opposition. Despite the return of AB de Villiers and Steyn their inclusion into the starting XI depends on their ability to prove their fitness. Meanwhile, Zimbabwe coach Streak is unsure if four-day matches are the future of Test cricket, but says they will help to level the playing field between the so-called bigger nations and the minnows.

Sport Britton Expected To Miss At Least 4-6 Months With Ruptured Achillies
Author: 0 Britton Expected To Miss At Least 4-6 Months With Ruptured Achillies

News of Zach Britton's injury gives Orioles fans another reason to feel "bah, humbug" during Christmas week. He's expected to be out four-to-six months. At that point, we'll have a better timeline for a potential return to the diamond. He appeared in 38 games, pitching to a 2.89 ERA and 1.53 WHIP while saving 15 games.

Sport Someone stole Charlie Villanueva's toilet
Author: 0 Someone stole Charlie Villanueva's toilet

A former National Basketball Association player has taken to Twitter to complain that a toilet was among the items stolen from his Dallas home during a burglary. As upset as Villanueva understandably was with being a victim of burglary, he seemed even more upset with Dallas police, who apparently took their sweet time responding to his call.

Sport LaVar Ball, Big Baller Band starting new basketball league
Author: 0 LaVar Ball, Big Baller Band starting new basketball league

With a salary ranging from $3,000 - $10,000 a month for the lowest to highest ranked players, Ball's plan is to fill 10 teams with 80 National Basketball Association hopefuls to play at National Basketball Association arenas in Los Angeles, Dallas, Brooklyn and Atlanta.

Sport Patriots' Bill Belichick discusses catch rule that burned Steelers
Author: 0 Patriots' Bill Belichick discusses catch rule that burned Steelers

Brown should be back in time for the playoffs. Brown tweeted a statement Monday, saying that "even in adversity I can't help but feel blessed". With the loss to the Patriots aside, the Steelers will have to now focus on this week's matchup against the Houston Texans while hoping they can get a first-round bye in the playoffs.

Sport Micah Parsons Will Begin His Penn State Career At MLB
Author: 0 Micah Parsons Will Begin His Penn State Career At MLB

It's the first time in the era of internet recruiting services, which began to boom at the turn of the century, that the Lions have landed three five-stars in the same class. He initially committed to Penn State in February 2016 but pulled it back in April, saying he committed too soon, though he did leave the door open for a return to the Nittany Lions.

Sport What Adding Longoria Means for the Giants?
Author: 0 What Adding Longoria Means for the Giants?

The 2008 AL Rookie of the Year and three-time Gold Glover has played at least 156 games in each of the past five seasons and hit 20 or more home runs in all of those years. With Denard Span headed to Tampa Bay as a part of the trade, the Giants have two open starting outfield spots. He would cash in after the 2012 season by signing a $100 million extension that didn't kick in until 2017, but playing at what amounted to far below market value for almost a decade ensured his continued ...

Sport NRL star Jarryd Hayne accused of rape in the United States
Author: 0 NRL star Jarryd Hayne accused of rape in the United States

Hayne has "vehemently denied" the allegations. Hayne, who is not facing criminal charges, issued a strong denial of the rape allegations through his lawyer on Wednesday. The NRL said the organisation's integrity unit would monitor Hayne's case. Civil court documents filed in a Californian court claim "Ms V" was highly intoxicated on the night the alleged incident occurred.

Sport Probable Chelsea Lineup vs AFC Bournemouth | Carabao Cup
Author: 0 Probable Chelsea Lineup vs AFC Bournemouth | Carabao Cup

And the Blues held on to book their place in the next round. Chelsea will be looking to secure a berth in the semi-finals of the Carabao Cup as they face Bournemouth . Bournemouth survived to the break without further damage and returned with renewed impetus, winning a trio of corners in quick succession. Willian bizarrely stopped and allowed his challenger Lys Moussett race clear and get away a shot, which thankfully fo the Brazilian, the ball went in to Willy Caballero's side-netting.

Sport Reshad Jones Named To Pro Bowl
Author: 0 Reshad Jones Named To Pro Bowl

The NFL has moved back to the conference format for the Pro Bowl , so the Jaguars' representatives will play for the AFC team. Green has more Pro Bowl selections than four of the five wide receivers who are among the 25 semi-finalists for induction into this year's Hall class: Randy Moss (six), Terrell Owens (five), Isaac Bruce (four) and Hines Ward (four).

Sport Ha Ha Clinton-Dix blasts Thomas Davis for hit on Davante Adams
Author: 0 Ha Ha Clinton-Dix blasts Thomas Davis for hit on Davante Adams

Davis knocked Adams out of the game Sunday with a helmet-to-helmet collision on a blindside block after an Aaron Rodgers interception in the third quarter. "Your actions yesterday warrant an escalation of discipline, not only because they were flagrant, but also because of your status as a repeat offender".

Sport Cam Newton ruins Aaron Rodgers' return and ends Packers playoff hopes
Author: 0 Cam Newton ruins Aaron Rodgers' return and ends Packers playoff hopes

Rodgers also ran for 43 yards, but he didn't have the same accuracy and arm strength to which we've grown accustomed to seeing. "Frankly, that game turned out the way it did because its football", McCarthy said. "I mean, yes he is a little rusty but he did good, he did as good as he could do". Davis could face a fine or suspension from the league. Davis immediately appeared to know what he had done, cupping his head in hands as he sat on the Panthers bench.

Sport Olivier Giroud open to Arsenal exit in January, confirms agent
Author: 0 Olivier Giroud open to Arsenal exit in January, confirms agent

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is anxious by the hamstring injury that inflicted "quite big" pain on Olivier Giroud during the 1-0 EFL Cup win over West Ham. "The most important thing is to know what is going to be offered or not this winter in order to find the best playing project". The two London based clubs come into tonight's clash following weekend wins and will battle for a place in the league cup semi-finals.

Sport Redknapp asks Liverpool to take controversial action with superstar
Author: 0 Redknapp asks Liverpool to take controversial action with superstar

The deal is expected to be worth around €145m (£128m, $171m). Barcelona's charm offensive on Liverpool playmaker Philippe Coutinho is well and truly under way. Suarez, 30, has less reason to worry given his recent return to form, with the striker scoring six goals in his last six La Liga appearances going into Saturday's trip to Real Madrid.