Jose Mourinho sticking by decision to drop Casillas

MADRID (Sporting Alert) Headline hitting coach Jose Mourinho has hit back at those who criticized him for dropping captain and No. 1 goalkeeper Iker Casillas, stating that no one player is bigger than Real Madrid. Mourinho has been firmly criticized over his decision to drop Casillas in Real Madrid’s defeat to Malaga in the last…

David Villa To Chelsea: Spanish striker prefers to stay at Barcelona

MADRID (Sporting Alert) Chelsea FC quick switch to find another striker in the January transfer window after being so heavily linked with David Villa was somewhat puzzling in the last few weeks. Spanish and British media outlets had suggested that Chelsea interim manager Rafa Benitez was interested in signing Villa in January as he seeks…

Reports: Andy Reid sacked by Philadelphia Eagles

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — The Philadelphia Eagles have sacked head coach Andy Reid after his 14 year long stint, but nothing will be announced until Monday, The Associated Press is reporting. Reid, who is the NFL’s longest-tenured coach was reportedly let go after the Eagles were hammered 42-7 by the New York Giants in Week…

RGIII, Bryant active; Cowboys at Redskins: Video Provider, NBC Sports

WASHINGSTON (Sporting Alert) Wide receiver Dez Bryant is active for the Dallas Cowboys for tonight’s NFL game against the on form Washington Redskins, which will broadcast live on television and on the internet. The former Oklahoma State star was questionable because of a finger problem is active and is expected to start the game. Also…

Liverpool Rumors: Wesley Sneijder linked with Reds switch

LIVERPOOL (Sporting Alert) Liverpool FC have become the latest team rumored to be interested in signing midfielder Wesley Sneijder, according to Italian news media. Sneijder is set to leave Inter Milan in the January transfer window, which opens this week, and according to Italian newspaper Gazzetta dello Sport, Liverpool have made a £9million for the…

English Premier League Results and Scores – Dec. 30

LONDON (Sporting Alert)  Frank Lampard and Luis Suarez each scored twice and Chelsea and Liverpool won their respective English Premier League games on Sunday. EPL SCORES – DEC.30 FULL-TIME- Everton 1 vs 2 Chelsea FULL-TIME- QPR 0 vs 3 Liverpool EPL SCORES – DEC.29 FULL-TIME- Arsenal 7 vs 3 Newcastle FULL-TIME- Norwich 3 vs 4 Manchester City FULL-TIME- Stoke 3 vs 3 Southampton FULL-TIME- Reading 1 vs 0 West Ham…

Inactives Players for NFL Week 17 – Dec.30

(Sporting Alert) Eric Wright has been activated by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for today’s NFL clash against the Atlanta Falcons. The cornerback returns from a four game suspension he was slapped with for violating the NFL’s policy on the use of performance-enhancing substances. Tight end Jimmy Graham (wrist, finger) is active and should start of…

WEEK 17 NFL Picks: Redskins over Cowboys, Bears over Lions and more

(Sporting Alert) As the NFL Week 17 approach kick-offs in this the final week of the 2012 regular season, these are the following picks made available by some the most respected experts in the sport. The Following are the generated picks from a number experts in the sport: New York Jets (6-9) at Buffalo Bills…

QPR vs Liverpool starting teams

(Sporting Alert) Liverpool have named Raheem Sterling back in its starting team for tonight’s Premier League fixture against Queens Park Rangers at Loftus Road Stadium. Liverpool have also confirmed on its website at www.liverpoolfc.com that midfielders Jordan Henderson and Joe Allen will both line-up in the starting team as manager Brendan Rodgers looks to rebound…

NFL star Adrian Peterson wants Olympic clash with Usain Bolt
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NFL star Adrian Peterson wants Olympic clash with Usain Bolt

MIAMI (Sporting Alert) National Football League (NFL) star Adrian Peterson says he’s not phased by the accomplishments of Usain Bolt and would love to meet the Jamaican world record holder at the 2016 Olympics. The 27-year-old Minnesota Vikings running back revealed that he always wanted to compete at track meetings and is prepared to train…

Transfer rumour and gossip: Arsenal target Ba to move to Chelsea – Reports

LONDON (Sporting Alert) Newcastle United’s Demba Ba could be on his way to Chelsea FC with reports claiming the forward representatives are currently meeting with the Blues over a possible January transfer move. Arsenal are said to be very interested in the striker as well, but SkySports are reporting that it is Chelsea who are…