American Sports News for 11 Dec 2017
Smith-Schuster was suspended for a violent helmet-to-helmet hit on Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict.
After earning his first win as AC Milan coach, the former midfielder spoke about the tension he feels during matches
Are we having fun yet? If you're the Chargers, the answer is no. And that's a welcome change. "We haven't accomplished anything really at all," said tackle Russell Okung, buttoning his shirt Sunday in... a mostly empty locker room in the aftermath of a 30-13 blowout of Washington. "We're 7-6. We're...
Cristiano Ronaldo is unlucky to have played in the same era as "the best player in history," according to the Barcelona midfielder
Tigres might not have been playing its best coming into the playoffs, but the new Liga MX Apertura champions proved their worth in a 3-2 aggregate win over Monterrey.
Seahawks defensive end Quinton Jefferson should've known that you never go full Rob Artest.
The 28-year-old Porto stopper is one of a handful of hopefuls targeting the last slot for a centre-back in Tite's squad at Russia 2018
Bell left the game after taking a helmet to the knee, but he came back in on the next series. Le'Veon Bell left Ravens vs. Steelers in the second quarter with what appeared to be a leg injury. He was... examined by medical staff on the Steelers' sideline, and he returned on the next series. He was lucky. Bell took a nasty hit to his knee from a Ravens defender's helmet. He left the field immediately. Bell had seven carries for 28 yards and a touchdown before the injury. He added two catches for 27 yards and a receiving touchdown. That earned him a special distinction. Le'Veon Bell now has 4 career games with a rushing TD & receiving TD, tied for most by any player since entering the league in 2013 #BALvsPIT -- NFL Research (@NFLResearch) December 11, 2017 Bell is the Steelers' leading rusher...
Angel Yin won the Omega Dubai Ladies Classic in a playoff Sunday for her first victory on a major tour.
Big plays missed and made against the Giants. Big injuries. That sums up the Giants season. That's how you become 2-11, and safety Landon Collins was the latest Giants star knocked out of action... Sunday in the 30-10 loss to the Cowboys at MetLife Stadium. Collins suffered a sprained left ankle on Cowboys wide receiver...
There were low expectations placed on Jayson Tatum's 3-point shooting as a rookie, but the official leader in three-point percentage continues to shine from deep.
The battle of N.F.C. heavyweights delivered plenty of action, but the win came at tremendous cost to the Eagles if Carson Wentz is forced to miss time.
All this losing is getting to Evan Engram, the rookie tight end. He could not hide his frustration after Sunday's 30-10 loss to the Cowboys, a game that was tied 10-10 until midway through the fourth... quarter. "We could have blown this game out of the water,'' Engram said quietly. "Our defense was playing unreal,...
The manager drew up a savvy game plan that his club carried out -- even after what could've been a catastrophic opening goal -- and reaped the benefit
Roger Goodell has signed a five-year contract extension to remain the commissioner of the NFL, according to a letter obtained by ESPN. A source told ESPN's Adam Schefter that the new contract would be... worth $200 million over the life of the contract -- about $40 million annually -- if owners approve all the bonuses and all the incentives are met. The new deal runs through the 2023 season. The base salary of the new contract is in the single-digit millions, a source had told Schefter. Roughly 85 percent of the total potential compensation package is from bonuses, which would be subject to ownership approval and validation. The six members of the NFL compensation committee, which had been granted permission to negotiate the extension, said it supported the signed contract in a letter to NFL...
The 23rd MLS franchise will choose up to five players during Tuesday's expansion draft
In the round-up: McLaren reveals new 789bhp road car named after Senna • Williams wary of Renault gains • Hamilton buys £18m mansion
Pep Guardiola's Manchester City won by 2-1 at Manchester United, the surest sign yet that, even with half the season to go, the Premier League title is City's to lose.
The Catalans pulled away late in the game when their opponents were reduced to 10 men, a moment one of the goalscorers believes was vital
The sports apparel giant's official match ball for next year's tournament is more than just a football
The comprehensive guide for an Australian fan keen to watch the Socceroos at World Cup 2018 in Russia
The Blues boss wants to secure European football next season and says he won't let his stars take their foot off the gas in the league
Steve Stricker provided the pep talk and Sean O'Hair delivered the shot to secure victory Sunday in the QBE Shootout.
The 20-year-old midfielder was the man of the match and enhanced his status as one of his country's brightest young players in the vital victory
The France international concedes that he will need to weigh up his options in the new year as he seeks regular game time and a World Cup opportunity