Ghana survives Congo test, through to African Cup semifinals

Ghana survives Congo test, through to African Cup semifinals All eyes were on the huge clash between seven-time champions Egypt and Morocco , and the match was quite close from the first whistle. The other semi-final between Ghana and DR Congo was entertaining. Congo's equalizer was a fabulous curving shot from long range by Paul-Jose Mpoku. The newly-inaugurated VEEP of Ghana , however, cautioned the team to be wary of Cameroon , as they might not... [Full Article...]

Sutton United Fans Went Absolutely Apeshit After Drawing Arsenal

Sutton United Fans Went Absolutely Apeshit After Drawing Arsenal As for the holders, Manchester United will make the trip to Ewood Park to face Blackburn Rovers. Elsewhere, Hull City's struggles this season have continued after they fell 4-1 to Championship side Fulham. Striker Abel Hernandez suffered the ignominy of having suffered two penalties. "We have to do many, many things before the transfer window closes on Tuesday", their manager Marco Silva said. [Full Article...]

Egypt v Morocco: AFCON expert Renard looks to extend 30-year streak

The Frenchman is continuing his magic touch in the competition. The pharaohs will now face Burkina Faso in the first semi-final of the tournament on Wednesday, February 1. The last quarter-final pits Egypt and Morocco , who are both enjoying a revival in their fortunes in Gabon. The first opportunity fell to Egypt on 15 minutes when Ahmed Elmohamady's cross was met by Mahmoud Hassan but T... [Full Article...]

Al-Shabaab Attacks a Kenyan Military Base in Somalia

Al-Shabaab Attacks a Kenyan Military Base in Somalia Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) spokesman Lieutenant Colonel Paul Njuguna said in a statement that Kenyan soldiers resisted "a group of Al-Shabaab fighters who tried to attack the base before dawn". In January a year ago a Kenyan base at El-Adde was attacked and overrun by Shabaab fighters who claimed to have killed over 100 Kenyan soldiers. He added that they "seized control of the base and the enti... [Full Article...]

Aitor Karanka slams Gaston Ramirez for forcing move

Aitor Karanka slams Gaston Ramirez for forcing move Middlesbrough have agreed a deal with PSG to sign striker Jese Rodriguez on a six-month loan - with the move now left up to the player. "He's a player who we like, he's a player who we are trying to bring here and let's see". "He can bring us a lot of things so we are trying to convince him", Karanka told reporters on Thursday. Aitor Karanka remains unrepentant about his criticism of Middlesb... [Full Article...]

Rafael Nadal battles hard to give the world what they want

Rafael Nadal battles hard to give the world what they want Nadal, who lost almost two months last season with a wrist injury, beat the superb young Bulgarian 6-3, 5-7, 7-6 (7-5), 6-7 (4-7), 6-4 and looked spent when they embraced at the net, but lifted by the ovation of the packed Rod Laver Arena. "I really have been working very hard and very well", he said. Venus Williams , 36, and her sister Serena , 35, will fight it out for the women's title on Sat... [Full Article...]

Knicks Rumors: Phil Jackson Determined To Trade Carmelo Anthony

The report says Jackson is determined to deal Anthony before the February 23 deadline and start rebuilding the team around Kristaps Porzingis . According to Fox Sports , the Cavaliers will do the Knicks a favor if they send Love to ny in exchange for Anthony. [Full Article...]

Day to play with Tiger, DJ

TV ratings, yes. But also many questions and this week is no different as Woods looks to kick start what he hopes may even become somewhat of a second career. He added: "Over the past few months, I've had clubs from every brand sent me to test". "I am thinking about it (Masters) now". Despite the uncertainty surrounding Woods' game and health, Mickelson seemed confident the 14-time major champio... [Full Article...]

Sixers Visit Bucks Without Embiid, Okafor

The Philadelphia 76ers have a better record (7-3) over the last ten games than these Eastern Conference teams: the Cleveland Cavaliers , the Toronto Raptors , and the Boston Celtics . The center was listed as doubtful for the fixture against the Clippers , but will miss the clash entirely due to a left knee contusion. Then, you've got my teammates who believe in me. [Full Article...]

Fleetwood: My Abu Dhabi win was overdue

Fleetwood: My Abu Dhabi win was overdue Overnight leader Henrik Stenson of Sweden completed a battling round of one-under par 71 to slip to tied sixth at nine-under par, with three young stars - England's Tommy Fleetwood (67), Ireland's Paul Dunne (66) and Thailand's Kiradech Aphibarnrat (68) - leapfrogging him to tied third place at 10-under par. [Full Article...]

Arsenal boss Wenger ready to open contract talks with Cazorla

Arsenal boss Wenger ready to open contract talks with Cazorla Absolutely fine, that is, if the fans are willing to accept the status quo of a top-four finish and no title challenge. He has earmarked the next few months as the pivotal point of the season. Wenger added: "There were no negotiations in fact, because he had an option for extension". He's very respected as well and that's why he gets a lot from the players around him. [Full Article...]

Raiders File Paperwork With NFL To Move To Las Vegas

Nevada lawmakers narrowly approved raising Las Vegas hotel room taxes by 0.88 percent in a special session of the Legislature in October. The current plans are for a $1.9 billion stadium that is reportedly being financed either by the city of Las Vegas, the Raiders themselves, and/or casino executive and owner of the Las Vegas Review-Journal Sheldon Adelson. [Full Article...]

Falcons coaches told Kyle Shanahan is 49ers new head coach

On Monday, New England Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels also withdrew his candidacy. Shanahan would remain a top candidate for most any head coaching job next year, while the 49ers would be in a crisis of sorts were he to decline their offer next week, as they need to replenish a full front office and coaching staff. [Full Article...]

Pochettino demands no more Spurs lows after highs

That run saw the North Londoners beat Chelsea last time out in the Premier League to lift Mauricio Pochettino's men up to third in the table and they can climb to second and to within four points of Chelsea with a win tomorrow. Here are THREE reasons why they might do just that... Spurs, who are without winger Erik Lamela (hip) through injury, are looking for their sixth successive top-fligh... [Full Article...]

Federation Internationale de Football Association votes to expand World Cup to 48 teams

Federation Internationale de Football Association votes to expand World Cup to 48 teams Football bodies from the US, Canada and Mexico have held initial talks about co-hosting a bid for 2026. "But every confederation is going to gain extra places so the important question is how many?" But the so-called smaller nations will see this enlarged World Cup as a chance for them to get a footing back on the big stage again. [Full Article...]

Denver Broncos select their next head coach

While Joseph won't be coaching Denver's secondary on a daily basis, his background and defensive emphasis will be felt, and if he follows his bosses lead, defense will be his priority as well. Despite reaching the postseason as the No. 6 seed in the AFC, the 10-6 Dolphins allowed 382.6 yards per game this past season. It's a hire that keeps the focus on the defensive side of the football for t... [Full Article...]

Sean McDermott next Bills head coach

Sean McDermott next Bills head coach McDermott has spent the last six seasons as the defensive coordinator for the Carolina Panthers (6-10) where he has built a sterling resume. McDermott replaces Rex Ryan who was sacked by the Bills on December 27 and becomes the 20th head coach in franchise history, following interim coach Anthony Lynn who finished out the season following Ryan's dismissal. [Full Article...]

Westbrook, Thunder cruise past Bulls 109-94

Westbrook, Thunder cruise past Bulls 109-94 While Westbrook is having a historic season, notching his 17th triple-double of the season in a win against the Denver Nuggets on Sunday, Butler is also playing historically efficient basketball in the fourth quarter and overtime for the Bulls. [Full Article...]

Cal football moves on from Sonny Dykes

Cal sent Goff to the National Football League, and it has ranked in the top 10 nationally in passing yards per game each season. I think that might be the one we're lacking, because we have the resources, we get the right student-athletes, and Cal is a place that produces champions in virtually every other sport. [Full Article...]

Matt Bonner announces retirement in hilarious video

Matt Bonner announces retirement in hilarious video He is the Spurs all-time leader in three-point field goal percentage (.413 percent, minimum of 250 3-point FG), fourth in three-point field goals made (656), and eighth in games played (632). He will be covering all Spurs home games and a select road ones. The Spurs have announced Bonner will be an in-studio analyst for Spurs Live on Fox Sports Southwest. [Full Article...]

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