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Claudio Ranieri tells Leicester's fringe players they blew chance in record loss


Leicester's attention will now turn to Saturday's clash with City, while heavyweights Paris Saint-Germain, Bayern Munich and Real Madrid are among the Foxes' possible opponents in Monday's draw for the round of 16. A much-changed Leicester City side were on the receiving end of a 5-0 thrashing in the hands of Porto on Wednesday night. Andre Silva scored twice while Jesus Corona , Yacine Brahimi and Diogo Jota all netted as the Foxes were dismantled, with Ranieri making 10 changes and ... Read More »

I Loved Granit Xhaka's Performance - Arsene Wenger

Elsewhere in Group D, Atletico Madrid had already secured first place in Group D but lost its flawless record in a 1-0 defeat at Bayern Munich. Perez was a surprise starter as Wenger shuffled his lineup by making six changes, but it paid off handsomely as he scored twice into an empty net in the first half and completed his hat trick with a low right-footed shot just after the break. Read More »

Wisconsin to face undefeated Western Michigan in Cotton Bowl


On Friday night, the Broncos won their first MAC championship since 1988, as Robert Spillane's interception finished off a 29-23 victory over Ohio. The Broncos are one of only two undefeated teams in the nation - along with No. Houston ran over Florida State 38-24 in last season's Peach Bowl after winning the AAC. Ball State didn't reach the six wins required for a bowl appearance, but the success of one of its conference rivals will benefit the Cardinals' athletic department. Read More »

Kansas City Chiefs scored an important touchdown on a ideal fake punt

The Kansas City Chiefs and Atlanta Falcons are in position to make the playoffs, and both hope to solidify their standing in the teams' first meeting since 2012 on Sunday in Atlanta . A 2-point try failed, but Atlanta got the ball back. The Chiefs took over second place in the wild AFC West with a thrilling 30-27 overtime win at Denver on Sunday night. Read More »

Monday Night: Colts need to control sack-happy Jets

Despite being 5-6 on the year, the Indianapolis Colts are very much alive in the AFC South race. The Colts need to get downfield on the Jets . The Colts lead the overall series between these two teams with a record of 40-28. In games against Russell Wilson, Ben Roethlisberger, Carson Palmer and Tom Brady, the Jets have surrendered 10 touchdowns and no interceptions, allowing an average of 322 yards per game. Read More »

McGregor granted California boxing license

That belt's sitting in my home right now. Ellerbe further established that Dana White, president of UFC , would not allow McGregor to enter a boxing match against Mayweather because they all know what the result is going to be. "They would never - and put this in bold caps - let him step into a boxing ring with Floyd Mayweather , because everyone knows what the outcome would be". Read More »

We might have snatched last-gasp victor, claims Baines

United led until the 89th minute on Sunday after in-form Zlatan Ibrahimovic's audacious first-half lob, his sixth goal from five matches in all competitions. "We are playing very well away with some incredible performances but not getting the results we deserve". But I am happy that my team is playing really well, even in hard matches like this one. Read More »

Branch wins appeal, won't be suspended


Branch played, and blocked a field goal versus the Jets, while he appealed the discipline. Branch's agent, Blake Baratz, responded to the developments on Twitter. His unexpected return will be welcomed by a Patriots' defense that was facing the prospect of replacing Branch with a combination of inexperienced defensive linemen. Read More »

Virat Kohli praises 'future star' Haseeb Hameed

England were too far off the pace, despite their hosts' own brief wobble on day two, and Test matches in this part of the world are very rarely won from behind. Indian players had shaken his hand at the end of the England innings. Hameed put on 41 runs for the last wicket with James Anderson before the Indian fielders ran out the number 11 batsman. Read More »

Draymond Green frustrated by Flagrant 1 foul call in 2OT

A report by ESPN quoted Green after the game, where he showed no remorse for what he had done. "All I know is that it is unacceptable and that's why I do apologize to our fans because they deserve better". He ended up with a $25,000 fine for the incident, adding to the negative reputation he was starting to earn around the league. Both received technical fouls in short succession for arguing - then he picked up the late flagrant. Read More »

Celtics Wrap: Strong Fourth Quarter Propels Pistons To Win In Boston


The Celtics will be grateful to get Horford back just in time for this matchup, but after they handled Whiteside without him last game, they can feel a bit better about taking down the Pistons tonight. The Celtics launched 42 3-pointers, or 46.1 percent of their shot attempts. With three road games in the next four days, they must figure out quickly how to collect wins away from The Palace of Auburn Hills. Read More »

Argentina win Davis Cup final


The fate of the squad did not look good going into the second day, when Croatia led 2-1 on Saturday after winning the doubles matches. With the help of renowned tennis players such as No. "His serve was the key", Delbonis said. The only thing I want to say is that we're a team that encourages each other and I am confident that this title will come sooner or later. Read More »

Robbie Neilson set to switch Hearts for MK Dons

However, they have now asked Scottish Premiership club Hearts for permission to hold talks with 36-year-old Neilson who has been in charge at Tynecastle since 2014. When we were in the Championship we had the upper hand on most occasions and we hope to do that again on Wednesday night. "As such flares, alcohol and items which could cause harm if thrown are strictly forbidden from being brought inside the ground and if you are found in possession of any of these items you will not get to ... Read More »

Tiger Woods gets back to golf with questions about head, not body


Ive seen him on video. He's mixed in a Nike putter in recent years, but there's a lot of history with this Cameron. Woods seemed a man alone during much of his career's success and after his infamous sex scandal, but has kindled new friendships from a new generation of tour players, those he inspired rather than dominated. Read More »

Broncos QB Trevor Siemian day-to-day with foot injury

It's not known how Siemian injured the foot or the extent of the injury. "Today was better than yesterday", said Siemian. He finished the game, and it wasn't until Monday morning that he experienced soreness and swelling. "It's kind of been exciting to see from the time he came into the building to where he's at now, how much he's grown". Lynch relieved Siemian at Tampa Bay and started in his place against the Falcons before Siemian returned to action October 13 at San Diego. Read More »

Wizards fight off Kings in overtime


It matches up perfectly, as the shot goes from Dave Coulier standing next to his auto to Boogie cheesin' like the fate of the world depends on it. Sacramento's first six shots of overtime were jump shots going 0-for-6 followed by a pair of Cousins missed free throws. Read More »

LeSean McCoy good to go for Week 12

With Watkins off of IR, he is a near lock to suit up Sunday against the Jacksonville Jaguars. Buffalo may beat Jacksonville, but it will not beat the spread. You make surethey can get the play off by calling a timeout. "It's hard, but there's nothing you can do about it", Bortles said. Nothing is pretty this time of year. Read More »

Matthew Stafford, Darius Slay, Matt Prater Win Thanksgiving All-Iron Award 2016


That derailed any hopes for a touchdown as the Vikings kicked a field goal in the fourth quarter for a 13-10 lead. Perhaps his emotions got the better of him and this is all just sour grapes. Bradford was efficient until the game's lone turnover. Slay, a standout cornerback, who calls himself "Big Play Slay", fooled Bradford by coming up and stepping in front of Adam Thielen to pick off the pass. Read More »

Conor McGregor Relinquishes Featherweight Belt


So why has this happened? The victor of the UFC 206 headliner is expected to fight Jose Aldo in 2017 in a title unification bout. The UFC announced Saturday night the co-main event between top featherweight contenders Max Holloway and Anthony Pettis would be promoted to the main event. Read More »

Antoine Griezmann CONFIRMS Premier League move


In further comments that are also likely to spark more rumours over a possible future transfer to United, the striker also stated that France compatriot Paul Pogba was also chief among an exclusive list of players he now admired. I went up to him to congratulate him for Portugal's Euro 2016 win and Madrid's Champions League victory'. "I think Griezmann would be up there", Scholes told BT Sport . Read More »

Eric Dier is frustrated as Tottenham lose at Chelsea

Tottenham was hoping to get back on track after being eliminated from the Champions League during the week by AS Monaco . "It's important to stay humble, to continue to work, to trust in our work, above all after this type of game". "It's tough to compete in the Premier League and be at the top in the Champions League". "It was a big test", Conte said. "I can pick 18 players". Read More »

Wenger frustrated with Arsenal defending

Arsenal then took the lead from a Marquinos' own goal before the French Champions levelled proceedings as Lucas headed Hatem Ben Arfa's corner past David Ospina courtesy of a deflection off Iwobi. The draw against PSG virtually position Arsenl in the same position. After a similarly slow start against Manchester United on Saturday, Jenkinson knows that the team must now begin games better. Read More »

Bloodied Spurs set for Stamford Bridge return


Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino has told the Hampstead and Highgate Newspaper that he disagrees with Moussa Sissoko's comments about returning to White Hart Lane. Because WHL (yes, we're calling it that) is unlikely to meet UEFA's capacity requirements, due to building work, they may be forced to stay in north west London. Read More »

Spurs need Kane to keep firing


The 23-year-old's current deal runs until 2020 and sees him earn nearly half as much as global colleagues Jamie Vardy and Daniel Sturridge - who both take home upwards of £100,000-per-week at Leicester and Liverpool respectively. Pochettino's men trail Monaco by four points and second-placed Bayer Leverkusen by two, following successive home defeats at Wembley. "I owe my teammates, my manager, my chairman and everyone at this football club for how I am playing now and how I played last season ... Read More »

Sensors to measure 'fan quakes' at Michigan-Ohio State game

Most of those answers will become clear Saturday afternoon after No. 2 Ohio (10-1, 7-1 Big Ten) State and No. 3 MI (10-1, 7-1) tangle in Ohio Stadium in the 2016 version of the storied rivalry. Running backs Mike Weber and Curtis Samuel have overwhelmed opposing defenses this year for Urban Myers' offense. The current record for attendance is 108,975 against the Spartans a year ago. Read More »

Westbrook has triple-double, leads OKC comeback for OT win

A stat line of at least 30 points, 18 rebounds and 10 assists has been accomplished in a single game only three other times in National Basketball Association history, all of which have been done by former Los Angeles Lakers' point guard Magic Johnson. Read More »

Big game James: LeBron attending Ohio State-Michigan game


A loss to the Buckeyes, though, would lead to more questions about whether signature wins and coveted championships will ever catch up to the hype Harbaugh has brought to Ann Arbor. A team that had lost important players to suspensions throughout the season and was playing for an interim coach almost pulled off an upset. Some people are even comparing it to the 10 years Woody Hayes and Bo Schembechler coached against each other from 1969-1978 when the most points either team scored was 24 ... Read More »

Brendan Rodgers wants Celtic to be on front foot against Barcelona

Celtic battled to a 1-1 draw in the return leg, John Hartson levelling after Samuel Eto'o had given Barcelona the lead. Barca romped to a 7-0 win over Celtic in their opening Group C encounter, but Luis Enrique expects a match more like their previous visit to Britain before the worldwide break - a 3-1 loss at former boss Pep Guardiola's City. Read More »