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Jose Mourinho slams Manchester United star amidst interest from European giants

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Armenia global Mkhitaryan started the season in impressive form, supplying five assists in United's opening three Premier League matches before scoring in the 4-0 win over Everton in September. Mkhitaryan recovered from that knock-back and did start this season well but hasn't featured since a lackluster display in the defeat at Chelsea on November 5. Read More »

Tennessee has reached out to Purdue coach Jeff Brohm, per report

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Hall of Famer Peyton Manning, who played at Tennessee, talked with Gundy by phone last week to pitch the job to him. Feldman also reports the Volunteers reached out to Purdue's Jeff Brohm and North Carolina State's Dave Doeren. He's led Oklahoma State to 10 or more wins in five of the last eight seasons counting this season, and the Cowboys are now 9-3 this year. Current WVU head coach Dana Holgorsen came to WVU after being under Gundy for one season as his offensive coordinator at ... Read More »

UofL Volleyball Heads to Minnesota For NCAA Tournament

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In addition to those conference foes and Louisville, the Gophers have faced, and beaten, tournament teams Oregon State, Denver and Texas. For the past two years, Wichita State has played in Nebraska. I know this team is having a blast and we don't want the season to end. Baylor was one of four Big 12 teams making into the field of 64. The Boilermakers begin the tournament in Salt Lake City, Utah, with a 6:30 p.m. Read More »

Ole Miss removes Matt Luke's interim tag

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There will be trickle down and ramifications and sanctions in the coming years, but Luke, the former offensive line coach, is well respected by current and former players. The decision to remove Luke's interim tag surprised some, but this allows Luke and his staff to continue recruiting prospects they've been tracking for months and move forward with relationships built in his home state. Read More »

John Wall Out At Least Two Weeks With Knee Injury

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Obviously, the knee injury has impacted his performance. He consulted the same doctor who performed his most recent surgeries for this latest injury. Frazier has started two games previously this season and averaged 5.0 points, 5.0 rebounds and 8.0 assists in 33.5 minutes per game over those two starts. Read More »

Derrick Rose away from Cavs to consider future in National Basketball Association, reports say

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According to ESPN , one Cavaliers source said Rose is "tired of being hurt and it's taking a toll on him mentally". The former MVP (when he was with the Bulls) has played in only seven of the 18 games the Cavs have played. Now in his eighth season in the league, Rose has struggled with injuries throughout his career. In the past five-plus seasons, he's missed multiple games due to injury every single year. Read More »

Durant says exchange with Westbrook 'wasn't real'

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All that was missing was Champ Kind yelling, "Let em work it out!" On Wednesday, the Thunder built a 26-point lead, as Westbrook led the way with 34 points on 13 of 27 shooting, 10 rebounds and nine assists. They have two more games scheduled against each other in the regular season at least, in February and April. Oklahoma City led 94-71 at the end of the third and Warriors coach Steve Kerr pulled his starters with about eight minutes remaining. Read More »

Liverpool investigating claims their fans were mistreated by police, stewards in Sevilla

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We are still in contact together and he's a top, top, top player. So when Klopp talks of not being able to control a game, it is because he has a gap in his squad in terms of players capable of doing that job for him. But as the Spaniard flopped in his homeland, Moreno's ideal replacement was underlining his potential. They have the chance of going level with the third-placed Blues should they beat them on Saturday and will look to build some momentum ahead of a hectic winter schedule. Read More »

Iran climb in Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings

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They're the second rated team in Asia behind fellow qualifiers Iran (No.32) with Japan (No.55), South Korea (No.59) and Saudi Arabia (No.63) also on their way to Russian Federation. The 64-year-old Rohr is a former Girondins Bordeaux midfielder who returned to coach the French club to the 1996 UEFA Cup final, and in more recent years was national coach of Burkina Faso, Gabon and Niger. Read More »

EC recognises EPS-OPS faction as real AIADMK

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On allegations that the judgement was awarded in their favour due to proximity with BJP, Palaniswami said, "Our side had more supporters and legislators". The leaders had contended that Sasikala's appointment as the party general secretary was in gross violation of the provisions of the AIADMK constitution, as she did not fulfill the requirement of continuous membership of the party for five years. Read More »

Robinho sentenced to nine years in prison for sexual assault

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A statement on the Brazilian's Instagram feed read: "We would like to clarify that he has already defended himself against the accusations, affirming that he did not participate in the episode". His time in England, though, was not as successful and he was later moved on to the San Siro for less than half of City's initial outlay, making them just £15m when he departed. Read More »

Oklahoma's Baker Mayfield won't start, stripped of captain status for lewd gesture

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In Riley's first year as head coach this season, Mayfield has played well enough to be considered by many to be the leader in the Heisman race. I get to see behind the scenes what the guy does, the things that aren't in front of the cameras that the public doesn't get to see, and I see how valuable he is to this team, this program again, this university, this community. Read More »

Trump calls for Lynch to be suspended as anthem row returns

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ESPN points out that the Oakland running back did stand at the beginning of the US anthem and was not "completely at attention" for the Mexican song. It is believed that Lynch is sitting in protest of racial inequality, a movement popularized by former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, though he has never declared that publicly. Read More »

Bills consider switch back to Tyrod Taylor at quarterback

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In addition to their top three selections, fifth-round linebacker Matt Milano has made an impact in his limited action, recording 15 tackles, two tackles for loss, one quarterback hit, one interception, one pass breakup, a fumble recovery that he returned for a touchdown, adding six tackles and one forced fumble on special teams. Read More »

Trump Continues Attacks On Father Of Basketball Player

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A day after the father of one of the UCLA basketball players who were detained in China belittled President Donald Trump's role in their release, Trump responded that he "should have left them in jail". "Very ungrateful!" Trump tweeted. However, they were ultimately held under hotel arrest for a few days before returning to the United States. "We really appreciate you helping us out". Read More »

Brandon Peters taken by ambulance to hospital after being carted off field

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Peters was pressured by linebacker Andrew Van Ginkel after throwing an incompletion on third-and-5 from the MI 30 with about 3 minutes left in the third. "He's going to meet us at the plane, and we'll know more after we see him". A number of Badgers are enjoying terrific seasons on both sides of the ball, but Hornibrook's improvement has been the biggest difference-maker in what could be a national championship campaign. Read More »

Video surfaces of Jerry Jones making a racist joke to a fan

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Jones then began to laugh in the video. In an email to the Dallas Morning News , former Cowboys cornerback Deion Sanders insisted Jones' comments weren't a reflection of his character. "Jerry's message to Roger was 'I run this league". Others aren't so sure Jones is taking the right approach as his clash with the league intensifies. Read More »

49ers' Marquise Goodwin explains why he was emotional after touchdown vs Giants

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Despite the heartbreaking loss, Goodwin took the field Sunday afternoon and helped his team beat the New York Giants . Marquise Goodwin played with a lot of heart on Sunday. "The pain (physically, mentally & emotionally) that she has endured is unbelievable". Goodwin shared the news in an emotional Instagram post, along with a photo of his baby's small hand resting on his father's finger. Read More »

Misfiring Italy fail to reach World Cup as Sweden go through

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Despite 64 per cent possession and ten shots on goal in the first leg, Italy failed to score away from home and things didn't improve when they returned to the San Siro . "I leave a squad of talent that will have their say, including Gigi Donnarumma and Mattia Perin". "Hopefully this year we can play better and win with the national team and Juventus". Read More »

Switzerland seals World Cup spot

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This will be Switzerland's 11th qualification to the FIFA World Cup after making their debut at the second edition in Italy in 1934. So to have got this far, to the brink of the World Cup , must be a great source of pride for these players, staff and fans, although of course there were plenty of tears at the final whistle. Read More »