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Earthquakes to name Mikael Stahre as new manager

The San Jose Earthquakes are prepared to hire a new manager, leaving Chris Leitch’s status with the club unknown moving forward.ESPN FC is reporting that the Major League Soccer side will hire Swedish coach Mikael Stahre in the...

Youssouf Mulumbu joins Kilmarnock till end of season

Former PSG and West Bromwich Albion midfielder Youssouf Mulumbu has joined Kilmarnock till the end of the 2017-18 season.The 30-year-old who was on parade for Norwich City last season, made 13 appearances as the Canaries finished eighth in...

Manchester City, PSG on top

Three months into the European club season seems like an appropriate time to pose a question that intermittently nags at minds across the globe: Who is the best soccer team in the world?It’s a question that’s impossible to...

Ronaldo edges out Beckham to join Cantona and Giggs in Parker’s Man Utd dream...

Cristiano Ronaldo has been favoured over David Beckham to fill the right-wing berth and No.7 shirt in Paul Parker’s Manchester United dream team.The Red Devils have seen an enviable collection of world-class talent grace their books during the...

Resurgent Willian gives Conte food for thought

London (AFP) - In danger of losing Antonio Conte's trust after a disappointing start to the season, Willian may have forced his way back into his manager's plans with a dynamic display in Chelsea's Champions League rout of...

USMNT move up in latest FIFA rankings

The latest batch of FIFA World Rankings arrived on Thanksgiving Day and the U.S. men’s national team can be thankful for moving up three places.Despite their failure to qualify for the 2018 World Cup, the managerless USMNT rose...

PSG star Neymar’s focus is purely on being the best

If there’s one thing Barcelona is certainly not, it’s cold. Having shivered in the shadow of Lionel Messi in Catalonia, Neymar is warming to life in Paris. It’s not looking like the frosty bleak mid-winter ahead for the...

Ragnar Klavan: Jurgen Klopp selfie convinced me about Liverpool interest

It took a selfie from Jurgen Klopp to convince Ragnar Klavan the Liverpool boss' interest in him was real.At first Ragnar Klavan didn't believe Jurgen Klopp's plea for him to join Liverpool was genuine, believing it was part...

Angered Neymar storms away from Real Madrid questions

Neymar swore at journalists and stormed away from an interview after being questioned about reports linking him with a sensational move from Paris Saint-Germain to Real Madrid.The Brazil star became the world's most expensive footballer when PSG paid...

Gasset joins Saint-Etienne coaching team

AS Saint-Etienne have appointed former Montpellier Hérault SC coach Jean-Louis Gasset to work alongside Julien Sablé in the club's new-look management team. Les Verts announced that discussions with Gasset, 63, "came to a...

Tennessee dismisses injured wide receiver Jauan Jennings from team

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Tennessee has dismissed wide receiver Jauan Jennings from the team after he ripped the Volunteers' coaching staff in a profanity-laced video posted on Instagram.Vols interim coach Brady Hoke said in a statement he made the...

Lang strike helps Basel stun Man United in final minute

The Red Devils didn’t make things easy themselves on Wednesday, and they certainly helped their opposition’s case of reaching the knockout phase.FC Basel struck late to earn a 1-0 win over Manchester United at St Jakob-Park in the...

Bielsa ‘momentarily suspended’ by Lille

Marcelo Bielsa, who joined LOSC to great fanfare ahead of this season, has been "momentarily" suspended by the club. In a two-line statement published on their website on Wednesday evening, Lille said: "LOSC...

Bielsa “momentarily” suspended by LOSC

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Luke Del Rio of Florida Gators ends ‘unique college career’

GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Injured Florida quarterback Luke Del Rio has decided to end his "unique'' college career.Del Rio posted on his Twitter page Wednesday that he will be participating in senior day activities before the team's season finale...

AAC commissioner Mike Aresco lobbies for more respect for his conference

American Athletic Conference commissioner Mike Aresco said Wednesday that No. 15 UCF "isn't getting a fair shake" from the College Football Playoff selection committee because it is ranked behind three-loss No. 14 Mississippi State this week, and he's...

The group stage feels irrelevant

Eight Champions League matches were contested on Wednesday. Barring major upsets two weeks later, none of them – not a single one of the eight – really mattered.The games featured several title contenders and a few surprising results,...

Kevin Sumlin of Texas A&M Aggies mum on his future amid report of firing

Coach Kevin Sumlin said Wednesday that he has not had discussions with Texas A&M about his future less than 24 hours after a report indicated that he'll be terminated, win or lose, following his team's regular-season finale.While making...

The playoff stakes for 10 biggest rivalry week games beginning with the Iron Bowl

With the exception of the switch between No. 2 Miami and No. 3 Clemson, the top 12 teams in the College Football Playoff selection committee's rankings stayed exactly the same Tuesday. Don't get too comfortable, not with rivalry...

Mel Kiper, Todd McShay picking the best — and worst — of rivalry week

10:00 AM ETMel Kiper Jr.CloseFootball analystMel Kiper has served as an NFL draft analyst for ESPN since 1984. He is a regular contributor on SportsCenter and ESPN Radio and writes weekly for ESPN Insider.Todd McShayCloseESPN Senior Writer ESPN...

Numbers say Big 12 doesn’t really have a defensive problem

Nov 22, 2017Seth WalderBrian BurkeCloseESPN Analytics Senior Analytics Specialist at ESPN Former consultant to NFL teams Pioneer of football analyticsThe incessant knock against the Big 12 this fall has been that the conference doesn't play defense. According to...

How Kerryon Johnson became Auburn’s touchdown machine – SEC Blog

AUBURN, Ala. -- Before Kerryon Johnson became arguably the most prolific scorer in major college football, before he single-handedly carried Auburn into playoff contention and before his coach threw his name into the Heisman Trophy conversation, he had...

Struggling sides Southampton, Everton clash

Southampton and Everton face off at St. Mary’s Stadium in a matchup of two sides in desperate need of a win. Source link

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