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Maurizio Sarri in crisis talks after tearing into players for Arsenal defeat

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So that means we need to discuss the matters, we have to talk about issues, and it is important my players have the attitude I am asking them to have. Lacazette got on the end of Hector Bellerin's cross and went past Pedro Rodriguez and Marcos Alonso before netting in the 14th minute. "We could have lost it for tactical reasons and technical reasons. Read More »

Halep sets up Serena showdown as Djokovic relentlessly marches on

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It's a big second day at Melbourne Park with Novak Djokovic beginning his quest for a seventh Australian Open title and 15th Grand Slam singles championship. She also noted that when she was younger, "I played against Lindsay Davenport , Martina Hingis , Monica Seles ". "I feel like I've been playing well, so things are progressing well", said the Serbian 14-time Grand Slam victor. Read More »

Australian Open: Rafael Nadal, Petra Kvitova through to semifinals

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Barty staged a stirring fightback to storm into her first ever Grand Slam quarterfinal with a drama-charged Australian Open victory over Maria Sharapova . "There's never a lonesome moment on the field if you're struggling", she said at the time. The 22-year-old retired in 2014 and played for the Brisbane Heat in the women's Big Bash after saying tennis was a "lonely sport". Read More »

Every Angle: Sterling v Huddersfield

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Guardiola's side notched their fourth straight league win courtesy of Danilo's deflected first-half effort and quickfire goals early in the second period from Raheem Sterling and Leroy Sane . "I just need the time to get used to it and get in my rhythm". I'm happy with the way I'm performing. "It's not the same record as past year, but you can expect that because I've been out since the World Cup". Read More »

Roger Federer stunned by Stefanos Tsitsipas at Australian Open

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It was a dream come true just being on Rod Laver facing him. "Winning at the end?" "It was nearly anticipation of nearly not being able to do it physically and I think it became a factor, the need to win that fourth set". The world is still learning what the 14th-seeded Tsitsipas can do. That is according to Catherine Whitaker, who was impressed by the manor of the Greek's victory. Read More »

The holdup in Yankees-Reds Sonny Gray trade

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In return, the Yankees got Warren back, Gleyber Torres, and two other prospects. NY will also get a draft pick, and possibly another piece. New York Yankees starting pitcher Sonny Gray throws against the Houston Astros during the first inning of a baseball game Monday, April 30, 2018, in Houston. Read More »

Australian Open 2019: Ashleigh Barty hoping for home success against Petra Kvitova

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Her win makes her only the third home player this millennium to reach the last eight in Melbourne, following Alicia Molik in 2005 and Jelena Dokic in 2009. "I'm very excited", Barty said of her appointment. Alyssa Roenigk is a senior writer for ESPN The Magazine and ESPN.com whose assignments have taken her to six continents and caused her to commit countless acts of recklessness. Read More »

Albion boss unhappy with defending for Man United goals

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He finishes, he tries to shoot , he doesn't think twice about it. " So at the moment I think he's playing the best football in his career ". Former United star Wayne Rooney says he advised Rashford when he returned to worldwide duty against the United States past year. Read More »

Molina fires back at Bryant: 'Stupid players and losers' make those comments

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Louis was "boring" and that no one really wants to go there or play there. According to Verducci, the Phillies began this offseason "keeping Trout in mind", and according to his source "with direct knowledge of their shopping plans", the club indeed has enough funds to sign both Harper and Machado, "but would like to sign just one of them to leave room in the budget in case Trout reaches free agency in two years". Read More »

Barca Announce Shock Signing Of African Star

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A statement from the club read,"FC Barcelona and US Sassuolo have arrived at an agreement for the loan of the player Kevin-Prince Boateng for the remainder of the 2018/19 season". Boateng , who joined Portsmouth from Tottenham in 2009 before going on sign for AC Milan a year later, will be presented to the media tomorrow. Read More »

Packers won't play an worldwide game in 2019

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The Bengals first played in London in the 2016 season, hosting the Washington Redskins at Wembley Stadium. The NFL will play four games in London next season but did not say which would be at Tottenham's delayed new stadium and which would be at Wembley. Read More »

Elina Svitolina beats Madison Keys, faces Naomi Osaka in Australian Open quarterfinal

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The victory left the bubbly 21-year-old with a last-eight clash against ambitious Ukrainian Svitolina, who battled past American Madison Keys 6-2, 1-6, 6-1. Sevastova, however, pushed back in an attempt to save a break point and even the score after a thrilling sixth game. "I have been working on [my mindset] for past two years, trying different things, different techniques, and trying to find what works for me". Read More »

New partner for Mattek-Sands at Aussie Open

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With the previous match between local hope Alex de Minaur and qualifier Henri Laaksonen lasting five sets at the Margaret Court Arena, Sharapova's match ended long after midnight and the Russian was in a hurry to finish as it was way past her bedtime. Read More »

Maria Sharapova quizzed over 7 MINUTE loo break at Australian Open

I needed to take that time away", she said. "She moves good. For me, it was not my day, not my good tennis , but credit to her, she played a good match". The venue erupted when 22-year-old Barty finally sealed match point with an ace after Sharapova set Australian hearts racing with a surge towards the end of the third set. Read More »

Matic insists Man Utd fans can be happy with narrow Brighton win

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England forward Rashford's 41st goal for the club came six days after he scored the victor against Kane's Tottenham at Wembley, and he now has seven goals in his past 10 appearances in all competitions. "We did good. We scored three goals so everyone has to be happy. The pressure is - for a club like this - we want to win every single game that we play". Read More »

'Very Frustrating': James Harden Erupts for 58 Points in Loss to Nets

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Embiid, who was a game-time decision because of back tightness, had 31 points, eight rebounds and six assists. He has gone 18 straight games with over 30 points and scored 57 points in a win on Monday night against the Memphis Grizzlies . Treveon Graham made a 3 for Brooklyn and Jarrett Allen made a basket but missed a free throw to cut the lead to 142-140. The Rockets couldn't overcome an injury report longer than a receipt from CVS despite another monster performance from James Harden . Read More »

Higuain in London, Morata off to Atletico as Cahill leaves Chelsea

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Milan coach Gennaro Gattuso has suggested that Chelsea's interest has turned the Argentinian's head and that he would not be considered for the Serie A game. The Polish forward will replace Higuain at the San Siro, with the Argentine cutting his loan deal short. "I am extremely angry, very angry indeed", Sarri opened his assessment through a translator. Read More »

Angry Maurizio Sarri slams mentally weak Chelsea after Arsenal loss

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When he eventually emerged from the dressing room the Italian insisted on delivering his post-match comments in his native language in order to fully express his bitter disappointment with his team. He was only an unused substitute against Chelsea and did not even make the bench in the 1-0 defeat to West Ham last weekend . The video goes on to explain how Lacazette constantly exploited the space between Marcos Alonso - who likes to get forward - and David Luiz. Read More »

Curtis Luck Closes Gap On Mickelson At Desert Classic

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I was able to kind of not have the big score". The five-time major champion needed birdies on his final two holes to become just the 11th player to record a sub-60 round on the PGA Tour, but a par on 17 scuppered his chances. Stacy Lewis, in her first event as a mother, followed her 68 with a 74. "But I feel like having got there now it's about letting it go a little bit, in the sense of, I need to focus on other goals now. Read More »

Tim Tebow Gets Another Invite To Mets Spring Training

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Tebow was in major league spring training previous year for the Mets, but his playing time was curtailed because of a sprained left ankle sustained early in camp when he stumbled on an outfield sprinkler. On Thursday, the team announced Tebow was among 13 additional players invited to major league spring training. According to Sports Illustrated , in December of 2018, Mets GM Brodie Van Wagenen said Tebow will start 2019 with the Syracuse Chiefs, noting it's just one step away from the ... Read More »

Tsitsipas knocks defending champion Federer out of Australian Open

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Open champion Sloane Stephens beat No. 31 Petra Martic 7-6 (6), 7-6 (5) and now meets Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova of Russian Federation. "I really like this atmosphere that's on the court, the whole dynamic of it, I would say". From back-hand to back-hand the Greek gun compared to Rafael Nadal took the second point with unabated energy. "I mean he has a one handed backhand and I used to have long hair too", Federer joked. Read More »

Tyreek Hill is key vs Patriots in AFC Championship Game

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After a surprisingly mortal regular season, Touchdown Tom transformed into a playoff God against the Chargers, burying the Bolts with a steady diet of short passes, majority to Julian Edelman (9-151-0) and James White (15-97-0). If the Patriots win, Gina will be sending us some Kansas City barbecue, but if the Chiefs win, we will send them Vermont maple syrup. He will be a menace to deal with, will New England's secondary be able to keep up with his speed. Read More »

China move off for West Ham attacker Arnautovic

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West Ham United have dropped Marko Arnautovic from their match-day squad for the game today against Bournemouth and have received an offer for the striker from a second club in China . 'We are just focused on trying to beat Bournemouth. But whatever happens West Ham fans need not fret. West Ham are now ninth in the Premier League , four points above 12th-placed Bournemouth. Read More »

Dele Alli can step up for Tottenham during Harry Kane spell out

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Five key things to know... Since then, Rossi has played for various clubs in England, Italy and Spain, scoring 128 goals during his club career. Rossi is a free agent after leaving Genoa a year ago following an injury-plagued time in Italy and the striker is now training with former club Manchester United in order to stay fit. Read More »

Australian Open: Federer, Wozniacki in 3rd Round

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Evans, ranked 189th in the world, lost 7-6 (7-5) 7-6 (7-3) 6-3 against the 20-time Grand Slam champion. "I'm really happy with the way I performed", said Sharapova, adding that she was looking forward to the Wozniacki showdown. Asked what he had been doing during last year's Australian Open , Evans replied "I didn't watch any of the matches. It wasn't enough tonight", Murray said. Read More »

Sarri 'really angry' at Chelsea approach to Arsenal defeat

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Lacazette got on the end of Hector Bellerin's cross and went past Pedro Rodriguez and Marcos Alonso before netting in the 14th minute. "He played very well for 20 matches", Sarri said. We lost it because of our determination. "I couldn't possibly say I'm not responsible as well, in part, I think that's something we have to share". Opting to speak through his Italian translator because he didn't want to make a mistake in his English, Sarri proceeded to throw his players under the proverbial ... Read More »