Tag : Sport

Podcast: Danny Kelly’s Trans Europe Express – Sunday, April 30

Danny Kelly is joined by Rob Daly to take a look at all the big football news from the continent. They discuss Bayern Munich winning their fifth straight Bundesliga title, Juventus dropping points to Atalanta in the Serie A title race, and Vitesse winning the first trophy in their 125-year history. This week’s European cult hero is the former Germany and Bayern striker Gerd Muller, and there’s also discussion about the Chinese Super League and Tim Vickery rounds up the latest events in South American football. – TalkSport

May 1st, 2017 Sport, TalkSport

Sportsday Podcast on talkSPORT 2: May 1, 2017

This Monday morning on Sportsday we bring you your essential round-up of the morning’s top sports stories. – TalkSport

May 1st, 2017 Sport, TalkSport

Transfer rumours and paper review – Monday, May 1: Manchester City eye Aubameyang swap deal, Schmeichel in demand, Koscielny to leave Arsenal?

Here are the top transfer-related stories in Monday’s newspapers… Leicester goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel is ready to spark a major transfer scramble between Manchester United and Manchester City after changing his agent. (The Sun) – TalkSport

May 1st, 2017 Sport, TalkSport

Coral Daily Download – Can Tottenham catch Chelsea? It’s 9/1 they will overhaul Premier League leaders

Coral’s Simon Clare joins the Alan Brazil Sports Breakfast to round up the latest sporting odds. Chelsea took another step closer to winning the Premier League over the weekend as they beat Everton to stay four points clear at the top with four games left to play. – TalkSport

May 1st, 2017 Sport, TalkSport

Steve Agnew confident Middlesbrough will secure Premier League survival – despite his side sitting six points adrift of safety

Middlesbrough boss Steve Agnew insisted his side can still beat the drop despite staying six points adrift of safety following a controversial 2-2 draw with Manchester City. Boro looked set for the three points they desperately needed after Alvaro Negredo’s first-half opener, but a debatable penalty converted by Sergio Aguero changed the course of the game. – TalkSport

May 1st, 2017 Sport, TalkSport

Liverpool FC news: Predicted Reds line up for Premier League clash v Watford – Lallana to return?

Liverpool can tighten their grasp on a top three finish when they play Watford on Monday evening. The Reds have found themselves in a fantastic position this weekend without even playing a game, having seen both Manchester United and Manchester City drop points – drawing to Swansea and Middlesbrough respectively. A win over the Hornets would move Jurgen Klopp’s side three points clear of City and four ahead of United, though having played a game more. – TalkSport

May 1st, 2017 Sport, TalkSport

Phillies, Cubs open four-game series at Wrigley (May 01, 2017) | FOX Sports

CHICAGO — Brett Anderson is still trying to solve left-handed batters, and control remains an occasional issue for the Chicago Cubs left-hander as he prepares to make his fifth start of the season Monday night against the Philadelphia Phillies. – Fox Sports

May 1st, 2017 Fox Sports, Sport

Astros look to continue hot start against Rangers (May 01, 2017) | FOX Sports

HOUSTON — Last season the roles were reversed, with the Texas Rangers building momentum toward a second consecutive American League West title with a winning record in April while the Houston Astros dug an early hole from which they never escaped, sputtering into May with a 7-17 record. – Fox Sports

May 1st, 2017 Fox Sports, Sport

Tim Tebow’s 1st triple highlights latest week in the minors | FOX Sports

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) Tim Tebow had his best pro baseball game this week, going 3 for 4 with his first-ever triple with the Columbia Fireflies, the New York Mets Class A affiliate. – Fox Sports

May 1st, 2017 Fox Sports, Sport

Led by Hayward, Utah Jazz moving on to new playoff turf | FOX Sports

LOS ANGELES (AP) The only thing stopping Gordon Hayward in the playoffs was a case of food poisoning. – Fox Sports

May 1st, 2017 Fox Sports, Sport

Brewers, Cards begin May with .500 records (May 01, 2017) | FOX Sports

ST. LOUIS — Considering how they started the season, getting to .500 before April turned into May was a good accomplishment for the St. Louis Cardinals. – Fox Sports

May 1st, 2017 Fox Sports, Sport

Skidding Royals seek turnaround vs. White Sox (May 01, 2017) | FOX Sports

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Royals are looking forward to flipping the calendar to May. – Fox Sports

May 1st, 2017 Fox Sports, Sport

Dodgers aim to take advantage of struggling Giants (May 01, 2017) | FOX Sports

LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Dodgers and San Francisco Giants enjoy baseball’s fiercest rivalry on the West Coast, and festivities are off to a quick start in 2017. – Fox Sports

May 1st, 2017 Fox Sports, Sport

‘Ready to Be a 49er?’ Inside San Francisco’s Draft Room | FOX Sports

Trades to move up, deals to slide down and the selection of a player not even on the board. John Lynch’s first draft had everything, including historical parallels that gave the rookie GM goose bumps. How it all went down, plus notes on best picks, the Bears’ rationale and more from Philly – Fox Sports

May 1st, 2017 Fox Sports, Sport

Verratti: PSG are growing with or without Ligue 1 title

Marco Verratti remains upbeat, even with Paris Saint-Germain’s dominant run in Ligue 1 appearing set to end. – FourFourTwo

May 1st, 2017 FourFourTwo, Sport

Advantage Liverpool against Watford, says Lovren

Liverpool’s added motivation should prove decisive against a Watford side who are already “comfortable”, according to Dejan Lovren. – FourFourTwo

May 1st, 2017 FourFourTwo, Sport