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Sport Wilfried Zaha Set For A £50m Move To Man City
Author: 0 Wilfried Zaha Set For A £50m Move To Man City

Wilfried Zaha has been crucial for Crystal Palace surviving relegation from the Premier League . John Richardson of the Mirror recently reported City looked closer than any other suitor to signing Zaha and were prepared to pay £50 million for the player, although it seems the transfer sum won't be their main obstacle.

Sport Lightning desperate to fix problems down 0-2 to Capitals
Author: 0 Lightning desperate to fix problems down 0-2 to Capitals

The Lighting are 5-1 after scoring two or fewer goals in their previous game, but the Capitals are on a 6-1 run in the conference finals. The three All-Star skaters combined for 7 points (3 goals, four assists) during the 3-goal blitz, which took just 9:44, while Vasilevskiy posted a.947 save percentage including several big saves while the game was still close to prevent the Capitals from gaining any momentum.

Sport Atletico Madrid midfielder confident ahead of Europa League final
Author: 0 Atletico Madrid midfielder confident ahead of Europa League final

Atletico Madrid all but secured second place in LaLiga with a 1-0 win over Getafe in a combative clash at Coliseum Alfonso Perez. Manager Zinedine Zidane left Ronaldo off his squad as Madrid's star recovers from a right ankle injury that caused him to be substituted last weekend at Liga champion Barcelona.

Sport Ogu Makes Eagles World Cup Vow
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Okala, who is the longest goalkeeper for Nigeria, however, said that he was happy for the new entrants into the squad - Junior Lokosa and Simeon Nwankwo. The defence has Turkey-based Kenneth Omeruo, William Troost-Ekong and Shehu Abdullahi while Cercle Brugge's 30-year-old Elderson Echiejile, Leon Balogun, Ola Aina, Tyronne Ebuehi, and Nantes centre-back Chidozie Awaziem also made the cut.

Sport Lebron Shows Off Incredible Memory of Terrible Start
Author: 0 Lebron Shows Off Incredible Memory of Terrible Start

I have zero level of concern at this stage. Boston started Morris in place of Aron Baynes to match up against James. Equally impressed was Golden State Warriors player Draymond Green, who has faced off against James three times in the last three years in the NBA Finals.

Sport Ederson signs new seven-year Manchester City deal
Author: 0 Ederson signs new seven-year Manchester City deal

The 47-year-old also became the first City manager to win the award - handed to Chelsea manager Antonio Conte last season - after Roberto Mancini (2012) and Manuel Pellegrini (2014) missed out despite winning the Premier League . "Because the players can do better, the manager as well, in a group, in a team we can do better". Some times the money has been spent in a way to improve the side and for some, like Tottenham, it hasn't.

Sport Championship play-off match report Aston Villa v Middlesbrough 15 May 2018
Author: 0 Championship play-off match report Aston Villa v Middlesbrough 15 May 2018

At the heart of that defence was former Chelsea and England centre back John Terry who joined the club a year ago on a free transfer and whose appointment as captain appears to have had a significant impact. Both of Pulis' former Premier League clubs in Stoke City and West Bromwich Albion have been relegated to the Championship for next season with the Welshman having played some part in the latter's drop, being sacked as recent as November.

Sport Wife of former Clemson golfer Lucas Glover arrested on battery charge
Author: 0 Wife of former Clemson golfer Lucas Glover arrested on battery charge

It's all in a police report obtained by TMZ Sports ... which says cops in Jacksonville, Florida were called to a rented house where Glover, his wife and mother were staying. She reportedly attempted to wrap her legs around the auto door, but deputies were able to push her in. The report noted, however, she had no visible injuries.

Sport Packers Reportedly Not Interested in WR Dez Bryant
Author: 0 Packers Reportedly Not Interested in WR Dez Bryant

Bryant will likely have to keep looking for a new team as opportunities continue to dwindle throughout the offseason. Dez Bryant most infamous catch in his entire career was actually a non-catch that has been argued for years now. Bryant made six touchdowns in 2017 from 69 receives. That was before the Packers drafted three receivers in the draft two weeks ago, though. Over a month has passed since then, yet Bryant still hasn't found a new home.

Sport Jay Ajayi Sued for Trashing LA Mansion; Accused of Pushing Home Owner
Author: 0 Jay Ajayi Sued for Trashing LA Mansion; Accused of Pushing Home Owner

Ajayi allegedly ignored that request and threw three of them. And now he's facing a $25,000 lawsuit that he claims is bogus, the gossip site reported. The property owner said he had to call security to have Ajayi escorted from the premises. Ajayi denied the accusations through a representative, saying Ajayi and his group actually left the house earlier than the planned five days, but still paid the full price for the rental.

Sport Ex-Prem star Jlloyd Samuel, 37, dies in vehicle crash
Author: 0 Ex-Prem star Jlloyd Samuel, 37, dies in vehicle crash

Samuel, 37, a Trinidad and Tobago global, played for Villa between 1998 and 2007 and spent four years at Bolton. The defender died in a vehicle crash this morning (May 15), according to the Trinidad and Tobago Football Association. He also had spells with Iranian clubs Esteghlal and Paykan. Samuel spent almost a decade at Villa Park before joining Bolton in 2007. Police have confirmed that the footballer, who had most recently been manager of non-league side Egerton, died at the scene.

Sport Sri Lanka night club probed over British rugby players' sudden deaths
Author: 0 Sri Lanka night club probed over British rugby players' sudden deaths

Durham City Rugby Club, which oversees the team, said in a statement the pair suffered "non-rugby related breathing problems". A police statement said: "A 26-year-old player died while undergoing treatment at the hospital on Sunday afternoon, while a 27-year-old player is undergoing treatment".

Sport Cameron Smith makes shock Queensland and Australia representative retirement
Author: 0 Cameron Smith makes shock Queensland and Australia representative retirement

His exit coincides with the representative retirements of Johnathan Thurston and Cooper Cronk, which were announced past year. This means Smith won't play in the upcoming Origin series, leaving a hole in the No. Smith admitted the lure of playing one last Origin game on the MCG and Suncorp Stadium made him think twice about playing on but in the end "the reasons for not playing outweighted the reasons for playing on".

Sport Jack Wilshere to miss out on England's World Cup squad
Author: 0 Jack Wilshere to miss out on England's World Cup squad

Whereas a young kid. "Maybe there are other players a bit older playing in the league who might be better now or more experienced, but we don't think we could win a World Cup with them in future and would rather invest time and show belief in young players we think could be world class".

Sport Robinson Cano suspended 80 games
Author: 0 Robinson Cano suspended 80 games

In a statement released through the players' association, Cano said , "This substance was given to me by a licensed doctor in the Dominican Republic to treat a medical ailment". Cano can serve his suspension while on the disabled list but is now ineligible for the postseason should the Mariners get there and end the longest playoff drought in the four major professional sports.

Sport Patrick Vieira's awkward reaction to being contacted by Arsenal about manager's role
Author: 0 Patrick Vieira's awkward reaction to being contacted by Arsenal about manager's role

The veteran Frenchman is ending a 22-year stay at Arsenal but he has yet to confirm his next move, while former player Mikel Arteta is the front-runner to succeed him at Emirates Stadium. To enjoy it we had to win it, winning football games is what makes me happy and the boys did it. "People are so nice since I said that". I think I did that to get to the level that the Premier League required of me, ' he told STV News back in 2012.

Sport Salah Reveals What Mourinho Said To Him This Season
Author: 0 Salah Reveals What Mourinho Said To Him This Season

The 54-year-old sees Ronaldo as the flawless acquisition as other blockbuster players are primed to go elsewhere. Tottenham Hotspur must hope Real Madrid beat Liverpool in the Champions League final, otherwise they face being in the third pot of seeds for next season's group-stage draw.

Sport Ireland Test debut ends in defeat to Pakistan
Author: 0 Ireland Test debut ends in defeat to Pakistan

Haris Sohail took the catch at slip after Mohammad Abbas found the edge as O'Brien was dismissed without adding anything to his overnight score of 118. The tourists might have already won this match, however, had they not dropped both Ireland openers, Ed Joyce and skipper Porterfield, in single figures off Amir on Sunday.

Sport Germany Announce Provisional World Cup Squad, 7 Stars Snubbed
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Loew has included the Bayern Munich goalkeeper in his provisional squad, along with Barcelona's Marc-Andre ter Stegen, Bayer Leverkusen's Bernd Leno and PSG stopper Kevin Trapp. The Premier League is also represented in the squad, with Arsenal's Mesut Ozil joined by Manchester City duo Ilkay Gundogan and Leroy Sane , along with Chelsea defender Antonio Rudiger.

Sport Fonseca holds West Ham talks at Sullivan home
Author: 0 Fonseca holds West Ham talks at Sullivan home

He took over with the club in relegation trouble, and has struggled to improve results straight away, winning just twice in 12 Premier League games. Despite comfortably securing Premier League safety, reports today suggest that the Hammers boss will be tossed on the managerial scrap heap once again.

Sport Mercedes explains stall in Lewis Hamilton contract talks
Author: 0 Mercedes explains stall in Lewis Hamilton contract talks

Coming off four straight titles in both the constructors' and drivers' championships, Mercedes had started the season by showing good pace in Australia, although it let victory escape thanks in part to an ill-timed safety vehicle that helped Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel earn the win in Melbourne .

Sport Mauricio Pochettino: Tottenham manager says club must 'take risks' to improve
Author: 0 Mauricio Pochettino: Tottenham manager says club must 'take risks' to improve

Tottenham finished third - the highest side in London - but failed to win a trophy again. But, on the pitch, they have continued to compete against the big-spending Manchester clubs as well as Liverpool, Chelsea and Arsenal. "We need to talk a lot between us and the club". I have a very clear idea of what we need to do. But Pochettino replied: "First of all I need to speak to Daniel and the club".

Sport What time does the 2018 NBA Draft Lottery start?
Author: 0 What time does the 2018 NBA Draft Lottery start?

Will any team make an unexpected jump into the top three? Boston still will have a presence in Chicago for Tuesday's lottery in the off chance of a miracle: Team president Rich Gotham will be in the main stage area, while assistant general manager Mike Zarren will be in the drawing room.

Sport Germany reveal provisional squad for 2018 World Cup
Author: 0 Germany reveal provisional squad for 2018 World Cup

Neuer, who hasn't played since September because of a hairline fracture in his left foot, was one of four goalkeepers to be selected as Germany coach Joachim Loew gives him every chance of proving his fitness for the tournament in Russian Federation.

Sport David Tepper to purchase Carolina Panthers
Author: 0 David Tepper to purchase Carolina Panthers

That keeps the transaction on track to be approved at the owners meeting in Atlanta next week. This story will be updated. That will set a record for the highest sale price for an National Football League team, surpassing the $1.4 billion that the Buffalo Bills were sold for in 2014.

Sport Players' Championship: Webb Simpson had to
Author: 0 Players' Championship: Webb Simpson had to "battle through" for TPC Sawgrass win

It was a reasonable week for Europeans Tommy Fleetwood and Ian Poulter, who finished tied for seventh and 11th respectively, although I really don't know what to say about Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy. Simpson, who used an anchored putting stroke prior to the rules change , and actually snapped his old belly putter over his knee one off-season (he kept the parts, however, for posterity), putted like a fiend using an arm-lock style at TPC Sawgrass.

Sport Wenger: European Super League is
Author: 0 Wenger: European Super League is "inevitable"

Arsenal were hoping to have Wenger for one more game as they fought to reach the Europa League final, falling to Atletico Madrid in the semi-finals. 'Footballers need readability and clearly in the intervening time we do not know who's going to be coming in to take the reins, ' he told Sky Sports .

Sport Nigeria name uncapped strikers for World Cup
Author: 0 Nigeria name uncapped strikers for World Cup

According to the Nigeria Football Federation website, all players that made the 30-man provisional list have been asked to report at the Le Meridien Hotel and Golf Resort, Uyo on Monday, May 21, 2018. "For me, the list is not bad, but I feel our goalkeeping and defence department are weak and how Rohr sets up the midfield will be crucial". "So sad for the likes of Brown Ideye and Henry Onyekuru whose names were omitted from the list as they have both struggled in their efforts to get back to ...