Yet Marcos Alonso, who scored twice in the match, claims that the media exaggerated a small issue to the extent that Costa was rumoured to be looking for a move to China. He said: "I'm pleased because after 13 wins in a row, and then after a defeat, it's always very hard to know the reaction of your team. I think he is doing exactly the right thing".
CT head coach Geno Auriemma encourages his team during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against SMU, Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017 , in Dallas . But his team had other ideas. "A large part of their game is throw it up and go get it". He pushes them to keep playing their hardest no matter what the score is and that is what will prepare them for March.
Saturday night's game between the Spurs and Suns was a sellout crowd with 20,532 in attendance at Arena Ciudad de Mexico. He has scored 20 or more points in four straight games, averaging 29.0 points on 55.0 percent shooting from the field and 60.9 percent accuracy from 3-point range during that impressive stretch.
The 25-year-old Cameroon centre-back retired from worldwide football in September 2015 but national team coach Hugo Broos subsequently tried to call him up for the African Nations Cup. Matip has not played for the Reds since December 11 after a recurring ankle problem. Liverpool have subsequently repeatedly sought, as a matter of urgency, clarity from Federation Internationale de Football Association in this regard.
Ramos angered Sevilla fans on Thursday in a Copa del Rey match when he converted a penalty kick "Panenka" style - a chip down the middle - and further upset home fans with his celebration. "2. Real Madrid has been uncompromising in applying a zero-tolerance policy towards violence with absolute conviction, acting forcefully to renounce those whose conduct tarnishes the good image that football should project".
Barcelona have cut Real Madrid's lead to two points, but Real have two games in hand. The second-half onslaught continued as Suarez bagged his brace on 57 minutes, before Arda Turan also got in on the action with a goal of his own on 59 minutes.