Chelsea will give late fitness tests to Eden Hazard and Victor Moses, as the pair remain manager Antonio Conte's biggest doubts. So how might the Blues line up? The 26-year-old Nigeria worldwide was put through his pace by Chelsea coaching staff, as they stepped up their preparations for the clash against the Baggies and trained apart from the first team.
Coutinho remains the Catalan club's priority, according to the local press , but there is also reported to be a firm interest in Griezmann. "It was something that could have happened and it did, there's nothing we can do about it", said Valverde.
That would be a blow for United , who have courted the player over the last couple of seasons - and they're thought to be unwilling to give up on landing the player just yet. Simeone also doused rumours about the alleged unrest of star striker Antoine Antoine who's been reportedto have agreed a €90million switch to Barcelona at the end of the season.
The Lakers will now look to get their first victory of the homestand tonight against the Phoenix Suns. The mini-skirmish began with three minutes remaining in regulation when Los Angeles Lakers teammate Kentavious Caldwell-Pope and Tyler Ulis began shoving one another.
However, he managed to keep pace with Hickman, victor the past two years, and had manoeuvred himself into the lead by the time the race was red-flagged. "It's a very sad end to what has been a successful week". The race was immediately called off and fears for the Topgun Racing Honda rider's condition were heightened when the post-race press conference was cancelled.
Liverpool play host to Southampton at Anfield this afternoon looking to record their third successive victory in the Premier League , with a win potentially being required to remain in fifth place in the standings. "That's it. It was nothing". I am 50 now - maybe I need to get used to it but I've been twice already in a British hospital. It is not that someone should think I have to go back in to hospital tomorrow.
When Zverev maintained his assault with a break in the first game of the deciding set, Sock smashed the ball into the crowd and was punished with a penalty point. On a fast indoor hard court it is hard to look past Federer against most players, Goffin included. However, the outcome did not really matter.
Tonight at 7.15, during the opening ceremony of Indian Super League in Kochi, fans of Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif were waited with bated breath. Her outstanding fitness level is also visible in the stunts that she has done herself and it shows in " Swag Se Swagat " too! "So when the song shoot came, honestly I just maintained what I had been doing for the film".
Messi joined Barcelona from boyhood club Newell's Old Boys in 2001 as a 14-year-old, and didn't take long to break into the first-team setup. "Wherever he plays he would make a difference for the game of football". The report states the "madness of the market" has forced the club's hand in thinking of such a contract, which would avoid a potential repeat of Neymar's €222m exit to Paris Saint-Germain.
And Mourinho says he expects the players who were not fit enough for worldwide duty to miss this weekend's Premier League fixtures. But his mood darkened when the topic of Jones's fitness was raised. "Between the warm-up and the start of the match he had five more local anaesthetic injections". "I'm not an angel and I've had players to be injected to play official matches and crucial matches".
He refused to expand further, insisting he had attended the press conference to speak about the group rather than individuals. Standing up against a man such as Conte is never a good idea and David Luiz should have drawn such a conclusion from the curious case of Spain striker Diego Costa who also came at odds with Antonio Conte which ultimately resulted in him being transferred to Atletico Madrid this summer.
The Warriors and the Celtics face off in arguably the biggest match of the season being the two top sides in the respective conferences so far. "So I'm looking forward to all that hoopla". Second-year wing Jaylen Brown has improved immensely from a solid, but unspectacular rookie season. Joe Harris scored 19 points and Rondae Hollis-Jefferson had 16 points and nine rebounds for the Nets, who are without leading scorer D'Angelo Russell because of a bruised left knee.
IT czar turned philanthropist Bill Gates on Friday rooted for the use of technology and quality seeds to improve the productivity of small farm holdings in the country. Naidu remembered how what was to be a 15-minute meeting with the Microsoft co-founder had extended to 45 minutes. Hailing Gates as a truly inspirational leader, Naidu requested him to work with AP government: "I am requesting Gates for only one thing, I am not asking for money".
Raisman went on to say that women have the right to dress however they please, and to feel "sexy and comfortable in their own skin". Raisman's initial tweet comes in the wake of the gymnast opening up about the sexual abuse she has allegedly suffered during her career.
Murray has mutually agreed to end his relationship with coach Ivan Lendl. Murray has dropped to 16th in the world rankings in his time off the court, but will hope his time away will prove to be a blessing. "We ve had great success and learned a lot as a team", Murray said on his website. The Briton won three Grand Slam titles and two Olympic Golds over two separate periods with the Czech, as well as securing world No 1 previous year.
The 54-year-old Scot was named as successor to Slaven Bilic after the West Ham hierarchy called time on the Croat's reign in east London following a string of disappointing results, with a 4-1 home defeat at the hands of Liverpool before the global break acting as the catalyst for change.
But Brown wasn't alone. "He walked up to me on the third or fourth day and asked me who I was sitting with", Brown said after Thursdays game. But I knew coming into today that he would have wanted me to play. They will look up at thousands of empty seats in Philips Arena - a far cry from Thursday in the Garden when a full house stood for long stretches as the home team came back to defeat Golden State.
The Winter Olympics begin February 8 with curling and ski jumping competitions before the opening ceremony. In women's bobsled, teams are required to complete five races to qualify. "Their hard work was inspiring and I hope Nigerians can appreciate what it took for them to achieve this - the work, the discipline, and the personal sacrifices".
The 45-year-old actor went on to acknowledge that he and all men have a responsibility to be "mindful" of their behavior, declaring, "If I was ever part of the problem, I want to change and be part of the solution ". On the TODAY show , 48 whole hours after he was ripped apart online for acting like this is all a big ol' joke at a Justice League press junket, Affleck told host Savannah Guthrie about how exciting it is that he's finally opening his eyes to the abuse that has surrounded ...
She has seven other podiums and a fifth-place championship finish back in 2009. The 35-year-old is exploring a number of options, according to Perez, as she's also in talks to join NBC Sports. "But I definitely was faced with situations at the beginning of the year that I have never faced before". Sunday's Ford Ecoboost 400 will be her last race as a full-time driver.
Everton striker Oumar Niasse has revealed he feels sorry for former boss Ronald Koeman despite all that transpired between them. When asked about Allardyce's remarks, Unsworth said: "I saw that and it would surprise me that anybody would rule themselves out of potentially being Everton manager".
The driver reported the incident to Uber, but was instructed to file a report with law enforcement. An NFL representative confirmed the league was looking into the matter in a message to the Guardian on Friday, saying: "The allegation was shared with the NFL and we have reached out to Uber to request any information they may have".
Crystal Palace manager has confirmed that Ruben Loftus-Cheek is suffering from a back spasm, but revealed that striker Christian Benteke is back from injury and likely to play against Everton this weekend. Will Loftus-Cheek and Abraham be regular Chelsea player's next season? "He knows he played well but he also knows there's a lot of work to do before he can really call himself a top-class worldwide player".
The 47-year-old is set to be officially appointed by the Black Cats by the end of the weekend as he brings his memorable spell as the national team boss to an end. He guided the Dragons to their first tournament since 1958 when they qualified for Euro 2016 and then shocked the world as his side reached the semi-finals at the tournament in France.
Goffin needed 10 minutes to hold for 5-1 as Thiem displayed some signs of resistance, only to see four more break points go begging. Goffin will fight for a semifinal berth with Austrian Dominic Thiem in their final group match on Friday.