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We have harder festive schedule than rivals

We have harder festive schedule than rivals

A widely-discussed post on United's website this week suggested they face a bigger problem with player burnout over Christmas than the league's other leading sides, with only "six non-matchdays" between December 23 and January 1. "Nothing more than that we can promise". The home side had won four matches in a row before last weekend's surprise 3-0 defeat at the King Power Stadium to relegation-threatened Crystal Palace.


One man in custody after incident at Lambeau Field

One man in custody after incident at Lambeau Field

The Green Bay Press-Gazette reports police had cordoned off the southern end of the stadium parking lot where multiple cars were damaged. Smith says when the suspect saw the co-worker Friday, he smashed into that employee's vehicle, driving it under the back of a van.


Mohamed Salah: I am sure Liverpool will win something this year

Mohamed Salah: I am sure Liverpool will win something this year

Asked at the pre-match press conference how he planned to counter the cut and thrust of Liverpool's "Fab Four" of Sadio Mane , Philippe Coutinho , Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino, Arsene Wenger didn't exactly inspire confidence. As for the visitors, they have a lengthy injury list of their own with no less than six stars ruled out. Adam Bogdan and Marko Grujic are both long-term absentees with respective ACL injuries and broken fingers.



Yankees, Pirates Talks Regarding Gerrit Cole Have 'Cooled'

Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports and Mark Feinsand of MLB.com have since pumped the brakes on any momentum toward a trade, but Bowden is hearing that the two sides are about to cross the finish line. As most of the baseball world knows by now, general manager Brian Cashman and the Yankees are really not willing to part with Torres. While it was technically the "worst" of his five big league seasons, the 31-year-old still logged 186 2/3 innings while striking out 10 batters per nine innings.


Sean Payton issues apology for Week 14 incident against the Falcons

Sean Payton issues apology for Week 14 incident against the Falcons

This week they face the New Orleans Saints , and they close the season against the Carolina Panthers. For the Saints, beating the Falcons while the Panthers lose to the fourth NFC South member, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, on Sunday would secure the crown.