SPORTS HEADLINES: TODAY'S SPORTS NEWS HEADLINES [5TH DECEMBER, 2017].


Tue, 05 Dec 2017
About 2490 students from the 104 Federal Government Colleges in the country are in Jos for the 14th Edition of the Federal Government Colleges Games (FEDCOL). 


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Tue, 05 Dec 2017
Chris Brown, a 3-star running back from El Camino High School in Oceanside, California, committed to Californiaon Monday. He announced his decision on Twitter:Brown, who stands6'1" and weighs 218 pounds, is considered the No. 24 running back in the class of 2018, according to 247Sports.Brown seems likely to translate to a running back on the next level, but he remained open to playing different positions during the recruiting process."Some of it is as a running back, some as an at 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
About 6,500 participants are expected to be in Bauchi for the Federation of Public Service Games (FEPSGA). 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
About 6,500 participants are expected to be in Bauchi for the Federation of Public Service Games (FEPSGA).(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});123456789 News by states Click on a state to view related news var $m=jQuery.noConflict(); $m(document).ready(function() { $m('#myimage').mapster({ showToolTip: true, singleSelect : true, clickNavigate : true, scaleMap: true, fillOpacity: 0.3, fillColor: 'd40e01', strokeWidth: 2, mapKey: 'data-key', areas: [{key: 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Adam Jones was forced to make an early exit from Monday's game against the Pittsburgh Steelers because of a groin injury.The team announced he was out for the remainder of the night, and he returned to the sidelines in street clothes.Jones grabbed an interception off Ben Roethlisberger in the first drive of the game.It was the first interception of the year for Jones, who also only had one pick last season.The 34-year-old has been in and out of the lineup this 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
The 26-year-old insists that Jorge Sampaoli's men will be worried to meet the Super Eagles for the fifth time in the World Cup after November's defeat 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
The 26-year-old insists that Jorge Sampaoli's men will be worried to meet the Super Eagles for the fifth time in the World Cup after November's defeat 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
Manchester United goalkeeper, David De Gea, on Saturday matched the record for number of saves in a Premier League game. De Gea made 14 saves against Arsenal, as they won 3-1 at the Emirates. He now shares top billing with Tim Kruls 14 in Newcastles 1-0 win at Tottenham in November 2013, as the most []The post Arsenal vs Manchester United: De Gea matches record for number of saves in Premier League appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 


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Tue, 05 Dec 2017
Just four goals away from breaking Paris Saint-Germain's all-time scoring record, the striker says he doesn't dwell on individual accolades 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
Just four goals away from breaking Paris Saint-Germain's all-time scoring record, the striker says he doesn't dwell on individual accolades 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri revealed captain Gianluigi Buffon and midfielder Miralem Pjanic were both in doubt for Tuesday nights crunch Champions League game against Olympiakos, AFP reports. Juventus runners-up twice in the last three seasons head to Athens needing a win to ensure their passage to the knockout phase. But Gonzalo Higuain will play [] 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
Real Madrid already qualified for the tournament, having won the UEFA Champions League, but who will join them 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
Real Madrid already qualified for the tournament, having won the UEFA Champions League, but who will join them 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
Colombian weightlifter Edwin Mosquera Roa was shot and killed Saturday inPalmira, Colombia, Spanish paper AS reported."Weightlifting is mourning," the Colombian weightlifting federation said in a statement (h/t AS). "Edwin Mosquera, notable athlete who represented Colombia at the last Olympic Games in Rio 2016, died yesterday. Our deepest condolences to his family and friends."Citing a report by Colombian newspaperEl Espectador, theMirror'sJon Liveseyreported an argument 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
By James Agberebi: Former Super Falcons goalkeeper Ann Chiejine will head a list of female celebrities at the 2017 COPA Lagos. This was annouced on Monday by the organisers of the COPA Lagos through a release. This is the first time a female celebrity game will be played in the COPA Lagos. Also on the [] 

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Tue, 05 Dec 2017
The Red Devils manager offered a tongue-in-cheek take on his goalkeeping corps, saying Sergio Romero and Joel Pereira are the club's top options 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
The Red Devils manager offered a tongue-in-cheek take on his goalkeeping corps, saying Sergio Romero and Joel Pereira are the club's top options 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
It began with the familiar dramatic scene: A series of bright flashes chased each other around the condemned stadium, emitting dozens of plumes of smoke. 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
Having kept their unbeaten away record intact with Saturday's win at Firhill, the defender has hailed his side's determination and resilience 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
Australia have "upset" England players with verbal abuse over an issue which "hasn't come out for various reasons", says Matt Prior. 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
English sports journalist Sam Lee, was in Moscow for the FIFA World Cup draws and here shares his thoughts on the chances of Nigeria at the World Cup with Completesportsnigeria.coms KAYODE OGUNDARE in Moscow Sam, how do you feel now with the draw finally conducted' Im not too excited about the draw, honestly. It didnt [] 


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Tue, 05 Dec 2017
Everton confirm Allardyce's appointment 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
A Merseyside derby at Anfield between Liverpool and Everton is the headline fixture from an intriguing FA Cup Round 3 draw.Elsewhere, holders Arsenal will visit Nottingham Forest, while Premier League leaders Manchester City will take on Burnley. Manchester United will get their competition up and running with a home tie against Derby County.Chelsea travel to Norwich City in their competition opener, while bitter rivals Brighton & Hove Albion and Crystal Palace will also meet.BT Sport Footba 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
Relive the eight-goal thriller between Everton and Liverpool from 1991's FA Cup fifth-round replay, which proved to be the final match of Kenny Dalglish's first tenure as Liverpool manager. 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
The biggest fixture in the third round of the 2017/2018 English FA Cup is the Merseyside derby between Liverpool and Everton as holders Nigeria forward Alex Iwobis Arsenal have been drawn away to Championship club Nottingham Forest, Manchester United are at home to Championship club Derby County, while Chelsea will be away to Norwich City. [] 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
Liverpool will host city rivals Everton for the second time inside a month when they face-off in the third round of the FA Cup in early January after the draw was made on Monday. Liverpool who beat Everton in the 2012 semi-final, their last FA Cup meeting also host their struggling neighbours in [] 


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Tue, 05 Dec 2017
After years of discussing whether Eli Manning is an elite quarterback and worthy of Hall of Fame consideration, none of it matters at this juncture.Either way, his time with the New York Giants is drawing to an end.More importantly, it should.After benching Manning for Geno Smith this past week, the Giants are already well on their way toward transitioning to their next franchise quarterback.The Giants haven't handled that messy situation well, but they'll only compound those mistakes 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
He is the struggling team's goalkeeper, but his injury-time score sparked wild celebrations and left the opposition manager proclaiming that a knife wound would have been easier to tolerate. 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola will face no sanctions following a bizarre post-match rant aimed at Southamptons Nathan Redmond after the Premier League leaders stole a late win, AFP reports. Guardiola harangued the Southampton midfielder following his sides last-gasp 2-1 victory last week and the Football Association gave him until Monday to respond. It initially [] 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
The finalists for this year's Heisman Trophy have been announced, featuring a small field with some familiar names for those who follow college football.Baker Mayfield is the Heisman favorite after he put together an outstanding season for Oklahoma, but the other finalists have a shot for the top individual honor in the sport as well.Big names like Saquon Barkley, J.T. Barrett and Rashaad Penny all had great seasons, but they were unable to get an exclusive ticket to New York City.Here are 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
The rising Mexico star would love a move to the Catalan club if it means playing alongside the Argentine superstar 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
The rising Mexico star would love a move to the Catalan club if it means playing alongside the Argentine superstar 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
Tibet, Darfur, Greenland, Zanzibar...and Yorkshire' How the White Rose county is aiming for a place in international football. 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
Im Flattered by Barcelona, Man Utds Interests, Says Onyekuru 


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Tue, 05 Dec 2017
Test cricketers from Sri Lanka and India have resumed play Monday despite soaring air pollution levels that left players vomiting and struggling to breathe. 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
Can England turn the Ashes series around with an unlikely victory in Adelaide' BBC Sport analyses how they can achieve the seemingly impossible. 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
Before Saturday's fight against Caleb Truax, IBF super-middleweight champion James DeGale says he is targeting David Benavidez's WBC title. 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
Not that it needed any help, but Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh has escalated the rivalry between his school and Michigan State.Harbaugh sent out a tweet directed at Spartans coach Mike Dantonio Monday:This is in response to Dantonio's press conference Sunday, where he expressed disappointment that the Wolverines were taken ahead of Michigan State for the Outback Bowl"The records are what they are," he explained, per Graham Couch of the Lansing State Journal. "I'll just con 


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Tue, 05 Dec 2017
The Cincinnati Bengals announced running back Joe Mixon suffered a concussion in the first half of Monday's game against the Pittsburgh Steelers at Paul Brown Stadium and was ruled out for the remainder of the contest.The Bengals drafted Mixon in the second round with the hope of bolstering a rushing attack that was a solid but unspectacular 13th in the league in yards per game last season.Mixon had 484 rushing yards and four touchdowns on the ground before Monday in his rookie season for t 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
When New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. celebrated a touchdown during the team's Week 3 defeat to the Philadelphia Eagles, he appears to have offended the sensibilities of Giants co-owner John Mara.According to NJ Advance Media's Dan Duggan, Mara said Monday on the Michael Kay Show he "showed Odell the picture of his dog-peeing celebration and asked if he wanted that to be his legacy."Celebrating a touchdown by acting like a dog and pretending to urinate was cert 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
The Boston Celtics earned a 111-100 home victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Monday at TD Garden.Kyrie Irving finished with 32 points on 13-of-24 shooting. He added four rebounds, one assist and two steals.The Bucks lost through no fault ofGiannis Antetokounmpo, who had a game-high 40 points and narrowly missed out on a double-double after collecting nine rebounds.Antetokounmpo also posterized Celtics center Aron Baynes for thethird timethis year. The Bucks star spun free of Al Horford and threw 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
An Ibai Gomez hat-trick inspired Alaves to a stunning late fightback against Girona on Monday, as they battled from two goals down to win 3-2 and haul themselves off the bottom of the La Liga table.In the second period, the hosts stormed into a two-goal lead and appeared to have done enough for all three points. But Gomez took over, as he halved the deficit, equalised three minutes from time and then netted a remarkable winner in the 94th minute.Earlier in the weekend, Barcelona extended their l 

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Tue, 05 Dec 2017
LiAngelo Ball's career at UCLA is over before he even played a single game. The freshman guard plans to withdraw from the university and will no longer play for the basketball team, reportedly because of LaVar Ball's displeasure with the suspension his son was given for shoplifting in China."We are exploring other options with Gelo," LaVar Ball told ESPN'sJeff Goodman.Im going to make him way better for the draft [than] UCLA ever could have," Ball added, per Darren 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
There is reportedly a new Big Baller Brand sneaker on the horizon.On Monday, Nick DePaula of ESPN relayed a report from colleague Jovan Buha, who said "there are plans in place for a third Big Baller Brand sneaker alongside the ZO2 and Melo Ball 1. LiAngelo's eventual signature shoe will be called the 'Gelo 3.'"This report comes after Ball family patriarch, LaVar Ball, told ESPN'sJeff Goodman, "We are exploring other options with Gelo," suggesting LiAngelo 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
Manchester City star Raheem Sterling is reportedly not interested in opening talks over a new contract at the Etihad Stadium until after the 2018 FIFA World Cup in the summer.According toJohn Cross in theMirror, City are likely to try to start negotiations before the end of the season, but Sterling, 22, "wants to focus purely on trying to win the Premier League and maintain his best form for his country."It was reported last summer that Arsenal wanted Sterling included in a potential d 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
The Red Devils need only to avoid disaster to ensure they progress to the Champions League knockout stage but will have to deal with injuries 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
The Red Devils need only to avoid disaster to ensure they progress to the Champions League knockout stage but will have to deal with injuries 

Tue, 05 Dec 2017
A statue of Argentine football star Lionel Messi has been vandalised in the capital, Buenos Aires. The 


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Tue, 05 Dec 2017
In Paseo de las Glorias in Buenos Aires there is a statue of Argentina captain Lionel Messi, and on Sunday night it became the victim of a vandalism attack, with both legs being removed.The post Messi's statue in Argentina has its legs cut off appeared first on Vanguard News. 



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