Klopp told reporters following Liverpool's 1-0 loss at Stamford Bridge. Reports emerged yesterday suggesting that Liverpool have reached an agreement with French side Lyon for the £60 million signing of talented playmaker Nabil Fekir .
Chelsea have a sport in hand on Liverpool , and, if Conte's workforce beat Huddersfield on Wednesday, Liverpool will stay forward of Chelsea courtesy exclusively of their objective distinction. The Reds secured Champions League qualification last season also on the final day, beating Middlesbrough 3-0 at Anfield. 'Sure I feel it was a dive, was it? " Chelsea has to win as well.
Champions Barca have 87 points while Real are third in the Liga standings with 72 after 35 games. Sergi Roberto also impressed, before being sent off. Sunday's Clasico between Real Madrid and Barcelona well and truly lived up to the hype. It has been confirmed Cristiano Ronaldo will be fit to play the Champions League final against Liverpool despite injuring his ankle in El Clasico .
Naturally, there is a troll job willing to be had somewhere in that setup and it appears that somebody found it. Vegas swept the Kings in the first round, while the Sharks pushed the NHL's newest expansion team to six games before bowing out.
Barcelona took the lead after a subdued start in the 10th minute as Luis Suarez scored following a pass from Sergi Roberto . "We watched an incredible game of football and I can't say if the draw is fair or not", said Real coach Zinedine Zidane , who would not be drawn on the referee's performance.
In fact, Rioch tells one story about an unnamed player who admitted he came close to ending his own life just minutes before. The failure to win the title since 2004 has proved costly for Wenger and the Frenchman was presented on the Emirates Stadium pitch with a miniature gold version of the trophy to celebrate the unbeaten Invincibles season 14 years ago.
But Saturday's bout at London's O2 Arena rarely looked like lasting as long. The pair had become as well-known for their pre-match dust-ups and verbal taunts as their boxing but there was no denying the comprehensive manner of Bellew's second successive victory over the 37-year-old Haye.
The Hyderabad side boasts of probably the best bowling attack in the ongoing IPL . In the same over, he also effected the run out of Naman Ojha (1). Will this cost DD the match. What a knock from the Mumbai youngster at the top of the order. The Shreyas Iyer-led side registered two wins in their last three games.
Bowling changes did not work for KKR as the West Indian welcomed Piyush Chawla with a six over mid-wicket before smashing two consecutive fours as Mumbai raced to 56/0 after the power-play period. Mumbai had given Kolkata a target of 182. However, Hardik Pandya (35) and JP Duminy (13) remained not out. Then Nitish Rana (31) and Uthappa resurrected the innings with an 84-run stand.
The 33-year old notched a near triple-double with 43 points, 14 rebounds, and 8 assists in 41 minutes of play. A treadmill team is an organization that is good enough to make the playoffs, but not good enough to do anything once they get there.
We spoke about that, these targets help to be focused. Fail to win at home to Liverpool on Sunday and the Blues will most likely fall short in their bid to qualify for Europe's top table. Despite some unusual clashes with the club, the powerful midfielder largely let his feet do the talking and he formed a crucial part of City's title winning sides in the 2011-12 and 2012-13 seasons.
The most exhilarating action of the period came when David Backes hit Dan Girardi from behind and Lightning forward Cedric Paquette attempted to stand up for his defenseman. It just wasn't the Golden Knights' night. But given the spark he provided in the regular season - five goals, four assists in 12 games - and his speed, giving him a longer leash is a no-brainer for Cassidy.
The NBA reached out to the Raptors in a bid to prevent a recurrence of the verbal altercation between Drake and Cavaliers veteran Kendrick Perkins . Canadian rapper Drake and Cavs player Kendrick Perkins got into a war of words during halftime and then once again after the Cavs defeated the Raptors .
It means Gerrard will go head to head in the dugout with Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers , one of his former managers at Liverpool. "Ten years later, over 400-odd games, I'm a much better manager than when I started". Still, if ever you doubted the power of a name when it comes to hiring a new manager, the fact that Gerrard is now manager of Glasgow Rangers should put you right.
The New York Knicks have their head coach in David Fizdale . According to Wojnarowski , Fizdale agreed to a four-year contract with the Knicks . For New York , this is the signaling of a new era of sorts. The Knicks are considering opening up salary-cap space this offseason in order to pursue LeBron James in free agency, The New York Post's Marc Berman reported Friday, citing an National Basketball Association source.
Pep Guardiola's side have swept to the Premier League title, with the top-flight crown secured in record-equalling time . And as Guardiola prepared his side to face Huddersfield on Sunday and Brighton on Wednesday in two home games, the manager confirmed that the Ivory Coast global will be leaving the Etihad Stadium this summer.
Without Koscielny, Arsenal struggled to cope with Costa's power and the flair of his attacking partner Griezmann, who scored a late equaliser in the 1-1 first-leg draw after Atletico had played most of the game with 10 men following Sime Vrsjalko's red card.
The Egypt worldwide narrowly topped the ballot of the 400-strong FWA membership forward of Manchester City midfielder Kevin De Bruyne, the margin understood to be lower than 20 votes. He originally signed a five-year-deal with Liverpool when he put the pen to paper last summer on arriving from AS Roma . The other players to receive votes were Sergio Aguero, Christian Eriksen, Roberto Firmino, David Silva, Raheem Sterling, Jan Vertonghen and Nick Pope.
After watching the Fellaini score a stoppage-time victor against Arsenal , Mourinho said on Sunday: " I think a player that grabs the crest after scoring is telling clearly that he wants to stay ". Mkhitaryan was one of Mourinho's first signings but left for Arsenal in January having failed to win over the Portuguese, but he did not celebrate in respect for the club.
She started an animal shelter in the outskirts of Mumbai to care for those with homes. "A home where they will be cared for, loved, protected and nurtured", Anushka Sharma said in a statement. The duo went to the snow-capped mountains of Europe for honeymoon and after returning to India, they hosted two wedding receptions - Delhi and Mumbai.
A statement from Ibrox stated: " Graeme Murty has this morning been relieved of his duties as manager of Rangers ". The retired midfielder is now in charge of the Reds' under-18 side, but Lampard is close pals with his old rival and works with him on BT Sport .
When all of the pre-draft dust settled, Mike Maccagnan's masterstroke trade with the Indianapolis Colts on St. Patrick's day allowed him to select the consensus top quarterback in the National Football League draft in Sam Darnold . Bates also called plays on a part-time basis as a member of Mike Shanahan's staff in Denver, but there's no way of knowing just how often he took on the role of play caller, making it hard to determine just how much of a success or failure his results where ...
Dissly was Montana's Gatorade Player of the Year in 2013 for the undefeated Class AA state champion Hawks, one year after losing the state title game by two to Butte. In a phone conversation with 406mtsports.com a few weeks ago , he said "I've always kind of hung my hat on the fact that I'm just a kid from Montana and trying to make it big in this world".
Now the team has a bigger concern as they are anxious Kawhi's group are trying to drive a bigger wedge between the team and Leonard in order to get the former NBA Finals MVP traded to a larger market such as Los Angeles, New York , or Philadelphia , sources told ESPN's Ramona Shelburne and Michael C.
And how must we be after seven years without winning anything?" Juventus lost that game with literally the last kick of the match too thanks to a Cristiano Ronaldo penalty, having nearly completed the most unlikely comeback by levelling the tie at 3-3.
Curry participated in a five-on-five scrimmage on Sunday and went through a full practice on Monday. Despite his absence, the Warriors have progressed through the postseason and cruised to a 123-101 win over the Pelicans in Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinal series on Saturday.
Ham. The 25-year-old was the team's 11 overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft. He's started 205 games while tallying 876 tackles (745 solo), 172 passes defensed and two sacks. The oldest defensive player in the National Football League is going to be on the field for at least one more season. Another piece to the defensive puzzle has been set for the short-term as the Minnesota Vikings have exercised the fifth-year option on Trae Waynes .
For the first time in IPL history, there is a mid-season transfer window. RUN OUT! Iyer pushes one towards cover, makes the run but there is terrible miscommunication with Pant at the other end. In head-to-head record CSK has been far too dominant against the Daredevils in IPL. Delhi Daredevils' Rishabh Pant played a brilliant knock but was unable to guide his team home.
When Koxa got his wave, he recalled the words, heading straight down the roiling face of the water as it built and broken behind him like an avalanche. As you can see in the video, the wave is so incredibly huge that it's impressive they can accurately measure. "I try to surf big waves all my life, and I had a huge experience in 2014 where I nearly died at Nazaré", Koxa said at the awards ceremony in Santa Monica.
Instead, the Warriors cross-matched like insane, first putting him on Davis but then on Rajon Rondo , which meant he was actually on nobody and roamed the paint with the speed and ferocity of the Tasmanian Devil. And if you're playing against a great team, you have to be disciplined in what you're doing. Durant has mostly had an underwhelming playoff series to date , especially compared to his superstar contemporaries in Giannis and Anthony Davis .
Liverpool's 0-0 draw with Stoke earlier in the day gave a lift to Chelsea's hopes of still making the top four with three games remaining after mounting a dismal defence of its Premier League title. Although Huddersfield are three points clear of 18th-placed Southampton, their run-in is hard with trips to Manchester City and Chelsea and a home game against Arsenal , which will be Arsene Wenger's final match in charge of the Gunners.
Gesicki was named to the Big Ten Conference offensive first team by the media and second team by the coaches and Associated Press. "We talk about run blocking tight ends, and Durham Smythe from Notre Dame focused on that in his career", said NFL Network analyst Mike Mayock .
Roethlisberger, 36, has said he will return for the 2018 season, but his future beyond that point remains in the air. Rudolph finished his career holding no fewer than 54 school records, including single-season and career marks for passing yards, passing touchdowns and pass efficiency.
Following that brief exchange, the two went back to the centre of the cage where the fight continued to slip away from Mir who failed to put Emelianenko away earlier on. Cheyl Sonnen - peer Fedor. Mir, who made his Bellator debut and in an MMA bout for the first time since 2016, has now lost three straight. " To tell you the truth, I believe that Chael is a good person, because when we meet each other in some place or in the hotel, we actually communicate in a very good and friendly ...
Montreal moved up two spots in the draft order and will pick third. After having dynamic forwards like Connor McDavid and Auston Matthews go first overall in recent years, Dahlin promises to be a franchise-altering player on the back end.
The former Liverpool boss also claimed that Rangers would be a good choice of club for his former captain, after Gerrard had an interview with the Gers earlier in the week over the possibility of replacing Graeme Murty. In the absence of a permanent manager, director of football Mark Allen has been taking the lead with regards to player recruitment, with Burnley midfielder Scott Arfield and Hull City goalkeeper Allan McGregor lined up for next season.
Indeed, a good few are expected to start against Leganés today , allowing the Frenchman to rest key players ahead of Tuesday's European semi-final second leg against Bayern. "I don't know how significant the first-leg advantage will be in the Champions League ". They eventually pulled a goal back in the 66th minute when Darko Brasanac knocked a cutback from Amrabat into an empty net.
The Chargers had a watchful eye on Nwosu during USC's pro day and then the linebacker was in attendance at the Bolts' local pro day talking to coaches. White will earn his money being so fluent in coverage, where he ran with tight ends or running backs, tracked the ball and made clean pass breakups during his time with West Virginia.
Here are some reactions from Oklahoma State players and media to the Steelers taking Rudolph and Washington. Additionally, Rudolph becomes the 121st player in Oklahoma State history to be selected in an National Football League draft, and the 23rd draft pick under Mike Gundy.
In a statement issued to Reuters , FIFA said: "As a general rule, we can not comment on specific statements in connection with the bidding process". Error! There was an error processing your request. The president's tweet began with a rare call for Pan-American unity and ended with an worldwide threat.
Carter, a native of Norcross, Ga., is the 11th Georgia player selected by the Giants since the organization first took Carl Grate in 1944. Last year it was Howard Wilson this year it is Simeon Thomas. Chubb helped direct the Bulldogs to a 13-2 record previous year with an SEC title and a Rose Bowl Game victory lining up in the backfield behind true freshman quarterback Jake Fromm.
But Wenger is still fit and healthy and eager to remain in management, and The Mirror report he has been inundated with offers - the biggest of which comes from China. "(Dennis) Bergkamp, Thierry (Henry), (Sol) Campbell - awesome team. 'Then you see what they have done later and that shows the challenge we always had.
The matchups started to go Boston's way, so the chances got less risky. They were pushed to a Game 7 against rival Toronto and will have a shortest turnaround of any remaining playoff team. The other meeting was in the 2011 Eastern Conference Final, won by Boston in seven games. Kucherov (110 points) has tallied 44 goals and 66 assists and has recorded two or more points on 34 different occasions this year.
If he still isn't back by Game 2, that lengthy hiatus between Games 2 and 3 would nearly definitely give Curry the extra time he needs to get into game shape and go through more contact practices. Regarding Mirotic, he has to make Durant work defensively and be a consistent 3-point threat. All 22 ESPN analysts picked the Portland Trail Blazers to defeat the New Orleans Pelicans in Round 1.
France Football apologised earlier this week for never awarding Iniesta the Ballon d'Or , but he says individual glory was never what he aspired to. The midfielder is one of the most loved footballers in Spain after he scored the only goal in the 2010 World Cup final when they beat the Netherlands to lift the trophy for the first time.
The NFL draft always comes with a healthy dose of fanfare, pomp and Hollywood-style storylines, and the 2018 edition was no different thanks to the Dallas Cowboys-baiting David Akers. The Eagles didn't have a third-round pick. Per NFL.com , Mailata, who previously played for the South Sydney Rabbitohs, took part in a pro day in March at the Buccaneers' practice facility and the results were impressive.
The Bench headed by CJI heard for less than five minutes before reserving verdict in the matter withut issuing notice to the respondent, i.e. the Supreme Court . The petition assumes significance in light of the January 12 press conference where four senior most judges of the top court - Justices J Chelameswar, Ranjan Gogoi, Madan B Lokur and Kurian Joseph - had said that situation in the top court was "not in order" and many "less than desirable" things have taken place.
The FA can get to its core mission, their mission is not running a stadium, they can take the funds and invest them in English football. The business tycoon met the FA's Chief Executive Martin Glenn over a year ago at the Superbowl and they have since been holding talks over the Fulham owner's intention.
However, Benitez, who coached Gerrard for six years on Merseyside, is convinced he will succeed once taking the plunge into senior management. "I would think about him as well if I owned a club". "[Former Liverpool winger, and Celtic head coach] John Barnes would be a good example". "It can be a harsh environment". "As far as I am concerned and the players are concerned, [Sunday's match against Celtic] is our biggest game of the season and we have to right a few wrongs".
And Thursday night, in the first round of the National Football League draft, the Cardinals made a big move for their future. The Cardinals also have veteran quarterbacks Sam Bradford and Mike Glennon on their roster, so it's unlikely Rosen will start right out of the gate.