He is a player that does not need too much the feedback of the fans, the media, the people outside. Christian Eriksen is joint top of the Premier League assists' chart this season. They give them the possibility to play one day in the first team. Pochettino said. "That is what it means to be flexible because if you have two players like Dele Alli and Christian Eriksen, who both can play in the pocket, in behind the number nine, you must create a system that can fit them both".
At the opposite end of the table Sunderland very nearly pulled of a much-needed late comeback against 10-man West Ham but had to settle for a 2-2 draw which will almost certainly seal their relegation. Tottenham Hotspur have closed the gap on Chelsea to four points with a comprehensive 4-0 win over Bournemouth at White Hart Lane. Gonzalo Higuain scored twice in the first half, taking him to 23 Serie A goals this season.
The torrid run included a 10-2 aggregate defeat to Bayern Munich in the Champions League and a string of damaging Premier League losses, with Monday's 3-0 reverse at Crystal Palace leaving them sixth in the table. "Always. But we must accept as well that modern life has changed a little bit. So I'm sure I'll sit down with the boss and whoever it may concern and we'll sort it out".
I liked the way they played when we were there and now they have players with a lot of talent in the way they want to play. "We must think that Tottenham can win all the games". However, we were keenly efficient with the chances created, while the visitors were mostly wasteful. It wasn't easy. But when you play against City, it's normal to suffer in some parts of the game.
When asked about the reports of mounting pressure on his position, the 48-year-old said: "It doesn't worry me, I don't read about it, I'm not making phone calls or whatever". Our away form has been disappointing and we know that we need to pick up points on the road as well, but for now we must prepare for another big home game on Wednesday night'.
Benjamin Button is the fictional character who ages backwards, beginning as an old man and becoming gradually younger. "These are the players available at the moment and, when I look to the others one, I just expect Valencia to be ready to play and no more ".
When the inside joke became public thanks to social media, it became a bit of a rallying cry that helped define their run. The Leafs are unlikely to upset Washington and then take out the victor of Pittsburgh-Columbus, while the Jays, the oldest team in baseball, have dug themselves a massive early-season hole, the likes of which baseball history has not treated kindly.
They won more decisive duels than us. Should they unexpectedly win that match, a final against Chelsea or Tottenham would await and an opportunity to end the season on the high of Wenger winning an all-time record seventh FA Cup. His eyes sink to the floor and then he can't even bring himself to look at Shreeves as the rest of the question is being asked. LONDON , ENGLAND - APRIL 10: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain of Arsenal after the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Arsenal at ...
This team has the attitude and the versatility to go far but, given their previous playoff performances, we first have to see if they can be consistent in the playoffs and live up to the big stage. Yes, Paul George and Lance Stephenson have given James problems in the past, but the Cavaliers are just too good to fall so early, unless there's something so fundamentally wrong with this team and we're ignoring it.
The 2015 victor, Jordan Spieth, had played masterfully through three rounds and was well on his way to adding onto his legend with a win in 2016. "No, we haven't spoke about it", Willett said. He has won three times in 2017, his past three events - the Genesis Open at Riviera Country Club, the World Golf Championship Mexico Championship and the World Golf Championship Match Play.
There is likely to be plenty of interest in the former Saints man as he has shown previously the talent that he possesses and at just 21, he has plenty of time on his side to improve and develop his game. "After Liverpool and Manchester City's victories, if we didn't win today it's nearly mathematically impossible (to finish fourth)". "We reacted to the results of yesterday", Mourinho said.
Inciarte recorded the first put-out in the top of the first, followed by SunTrust Park's first hit and run in the bottom of the first. After struggling on a long road trip to open the season, the Braves are glad to play in their new home.
It was the South Korean's second major success following her win at the 2011 US Women's Open. You know, I am a very emotional person. I didn't even check the leaderboard, Lexi was playing so well. "If there's an official always monitoring any video or anyone on camera, that's fine, and I have no problem with that, if that's an official", Fowler said.
They last teamed up in 2008 at Rutgers before Jason left for the 2009 NFL Draft . But is the timing right? That's the goal: To go to a team, have success and be able to sign a big second deal. "You knew what was right'". If Butler stays in 2017, the fit might not be there after considering Stephon Gilmore's lavish deal this offseason to join the Patriots .
Tanner Glass gave the Rangers a 1-0 lead when he scored an unassisted goal 9:50 into the game. Even while adopting the Canadiens' style of play, the Rangers were still able to generate flurries of offensive chances. The Phil Kessel skate pass . Matt Calvert scored for Columbus in the third period, and Sergei Bobrovsky made 26 saves. His playoff experience showed in the bruising 2-0 victory on Wednesday night.
Obviously it's good to have Harry back - I'd like to say that - but Sonny's done well and Vincent [Janssen] too, when he's come in. "It is a massive result for us", Pochettino told BBC Sport . And former Tottenham boss Hoddle has been particularly impressed by the way in which Spurs have been able to cope with injuries to key players this season.
Manchester United will welcome Chelsea to Old Trafford in a crucial Premier League match for the Red Devils. "I think now, Zlatan is at the top of his form in his career", Conte said. "That's very important in football". Conte's side can go one step closer to securing the league title when they travel to Manchester United on Sunday afternoon.
Beyond those two, only Matt Targett and Alex McCarthy are unavailable due to to hamstring injuries. The Manchester City Blues are fully aware that every game before the end of the season will be extremely important in the battle for the Champions League spots while Southampton is under no pressure except usual good performance expectations by the fans, especially at home.
Neither side made any changes at halftime but only a minute into the second half slack marking allowed Sterling to pull the ball back to Aguerro who made it 2-0. We could have scored many more goals. "With our build up Claudio is the best goalkeeper in the world with Ter Stegen and Manuel Neuer in the build-up, with the feet, and he help us a lot to create good build-up".
The Citizens will be looking to extend their gap with teams outside the top four with a win and look to consolidate their claim to be in the Champions League next season. City eventually broke the deadlock in the 56th minute as Kompnany rose above his marker to head home his first goal in over a year. "I want him fit enough to play every week - he has suffered for long periods but he is a real, real central defender".
Hong). Rob Carlin, analyst for Comcast Sportsnet Mid-Atlantic who hosts the pre and post game shows for Washington Capitals game broadcasts, joined Ed and Rob to talk about tonight's game one between the Caps and the Toronto Maple Leafs. Gardiner's goal served as a wakeup call for the President's Trophy victor. And then they gave us some opportunities, we earned some opportunities and we were able to capitalize on a couple.
Neymar picked up two yellow cards after stopping Malaga taking a free-kick in the first-half before receiving his marching orders for a foul on Diego Llorente. It is his absence for El Clasico, which will sting the most with Zinedine Zidane's side targeting a decisive victory in the race for the title on April 23.
Not one to panic under pressure on or off the field, Misbah then took his time and probably came to the conclusion that the wiser decision was to move on. But the veteran has always been expected to call time on his illustrious career, with former Pakistan cricket heavyweights demanding he step down in January after a 3-0 rout in Australia.
Australia is looking to snap a seven-year drought by winning its first tournament since 2012. England scored from the kick-off after South Africa fumbled the ball, but a try by Werner Kok late in the half helped the South Africans to a 7-5 lead at the break.
The Cavaliers won 109-108. "If I didn't get the block a year ago in The Finals, what happens?" George demanding the ball could appear as if he's slighting his teammates, but he says that's not the case. Still just 25, Irving is now third in team playoff scoring. Pacers coach Nate McMillan was concerned about his team keeping its composure early as he expected the Cavs to "make a statement".
The team has yet to officially confirm the hire, but they are expected to host a press conference on Thursday. He won the only Stanley Cup of his career with the Stars, defeating the Buffalo Sabres in 1999. Hitchcock took the Stars to the playoffs during five of his six full seasons, but he was sacked during the '01-'02 season. Their 79 points were the second-fewest in a full season since moving to Dallas in 1993-94, and came a year after they led the conference with 109 points.
I feel like what I said before: I feel like an animal and not like a person. UEFA, European football's governing body, postponed the game until 6.45 p.m. "I was really proud of Borussia Dortmund". We did not get this time. He said: "I am like all the other football fans in the world but the only difference is I know all of them so it makes it more hard for me".
The Senators had a number of chances and know if they want to tie the series Saturday afternoon they will need to find a way to bury them. According to the Bruins, it was the first time in 78 years that a Boston team recorded zero shots on goal in a period during the playoffs.
After a largely tactical opening round, Whittaker landed a huge right hand that dropped Souza early in the second frame. Whittaker feinting and then stepping into a left hand. Jacare stepped forward with a combination of his won that Whittaker blocked. Jacare finally appears to be better but he's bleeding from the mouth.
The two favorites to win MVP and former teammates at that facing off against one another in this series. "You don't go out and get Kevin Durant and be happy to get to the conference finals or the National Basketball Association finals and lose".
I have been playing nearly all the games. "I played against him when he was at Juventus, so he remembers me". Ibrahimovic has played every single minute of the 27 Premier League games he has started - he missed three through suspension - and he admits fatigue was a factor in his display against Anderlecht.
Wes Shockley, one of the organizers of the New York City march, told NBC News that it was imperative for the public to have access to the president's taxes in order to properly gauge his potential conflicts of interest. A number of signs called for him to be impeached.who joined a march in CT. - Susan Littlehales (@SusanLittlehal1) April 15, 2017People really putting Photoshop skills to use.
Spurs tore Bournemouth apart in the early kick-off at White Hart Lane on Saturday with goals from Moussa Dembele, Son Heung-min, Harry Kane and Vincent Janssen giving them a 4-0 victory. 'Now, if they [Chelsea] fail, we will be there. Back in 1987, their winning streak stretched to 14 over two seasons, a feat which Spurs can match if they beat Arsenal and Manchester United in their final two games at home this campaign.
The 23-year-old Argentina global, who scored twice to help down Barca this week, has hit 16 goals for the club this season. "It was an important save considering the moment, also a hard one, as it was an issue of thousandths of a second".
Ronaldo levelled in the 47th minute and then, after Bayern saw Javi Martinez sent off just after the hour, he netted a 77th-minute victor. I'm anxious about it because I don't like to see players out injured and all the more so during the run-in.