We are now a few months into the 2021/22 domestic season in Europe – and the majority of the continent’s ‘Big Five’ leagues are set to be fiercely contested this quarter. Paris Saint Germain The all-star team have already widened a noticeable gap at the top of Ligue 1. Elsewhere, however, things are much tighter …

COWETA, Okla. – It wasn’t a normal week for the Coweta High School football team before their game on Thursday night. The team helped clean up on Monday after the Sunday night tornado, which damaged a school, baseball field and several homes. The football field also suffered some damage. “We had a magnetized sweep that …

British curlers embrace Moneyball in an attempt to gain an advantage over rivals at the Winter Olympics. The GB team named its first six athletes for Beijing 2022 on Thursday, with world champion Bruce Mouat aiming for the double gold in the mixed doubles and men’s event. The 27-year-old from Edinburgh believes the use of …

“I think he knows what Everton fans expect from their team more than any manager who [club owner Farhad] Moshiri has already brought in. Jamie Carragher may have switched to the red side a long time ago, but the Sky Sports expert’s assessment of Rafa Benitez’s initial impact at Goodison Park – delivered after Monday …

The phrase “new manager rebound” has long been enough to turn optimists into pessimists. Giving up the old one and getting into the new, despite the lack of new signings and a few days to work with the same players who cost the old manager their job, has long resulted in the fear of facing …

CNN By Kerry Flynn, CNN Business Adam Schefter, one of ESPN’s foremost NFL journalists, appears to have broken typical journalistic standards in a recently revealed email he sent in 2011 to Bruce Allen, who was then general manager of the Washington Football Team (WFT). According to email exchanges filed as evidence in a court case …

Jean-Philippe Gbamin’s transfer request raises Everton’s enigma in January It’s fair to say that Jean-Philippe’s time at Everton certainly hasn’t gone as planned so far, writes Adam Jones. The midfielder has been extremely unlucky for most of his time at Merseyside so far, suffering from a long string of injuries which have severely limited his …

CBS Sports The Major League Baseball playoffs heat up and the 2021 ALCS game is set. The Houston Astros will face the Boston Red Sox in the top seven series for the American League pennant after both teams have won their ALDS clashes in four games. The Astros eliminated the White Sox in Chicago on …

Erling Braut Haaland’s agent Mino Raiola is expected to speak with Manchester city in January about a possible summer move for the 21-year-old Borussia Dortmund and the Norwegian striker. (Hours, subscription required)external link England striker Raheem Sterling, 26, wants to ensure he remains a key part of manager Pep Guardiola’s plans before resuming contract talks …

Saginaw area football teams are positioning themselves for long football playoffs, with 15 qualifying if the season ends after week 7. But there are also seven other Saginaw-area teams aiming for strong results to advance to the playoffs with two weeks left in the regular season. The top 32 in each division qualify for the …