Van Dijk has won 146 aerial duels compared to Laporte's 58 this term. Liverpool are looking to win their first English league title for 29 years, while City want to become the first team to retain it since United in 2009. "He is doing fantastic so I am really pleased for him". Leaders Liverpool will head into the next round of Premier League games with a two point cushion over City, but Pep Guardiola's defending champions have a game in hand on their rivals.
Swiss Federer, a 20-time Grand Slam champion, converted just two of 11 break points and made 32 unforced errors to Thiem's 25. Rafael Nadal had conquered the 33rd Masters 1000 crown in Toronto and Novak Djokovic added the 31st trophy in Cincinnati, beating Roger Federer in the final to complete Career Golden Masters and write another chapter of the history at this level of competition.
Rozier, however, poked fun at Philly for their reaction with the win and said that he "thought the confetti was going to drop" after the game. That's a shame because this is one of the few rivalries in the National Basketball Association where guys really talk some trash (more on this in #10).
The Yankees have been dealing with injuries to their rotation. In addition, CC Sabathia is likely to miss the first week or two as he recovers from an offseason that included knee surgery and the insertion of a stent after a blockage was found in an artery from his heart.
Matthews had more lucrative offers on the table but wanted to play close to home, according to the report. Matthews is a native of Agoura Hills, California, who lives in nearby Calabasas. Both towns are near the Rams' training complex in Thousand Oaks. He won Super Bowl XLV with the Packers in 2011. A year ago he played all 16 games for the Packers, recording a career low 3.5 sacks.
Chelsea are now falling adrift of the top four positions amid their poor away form but they can still make amends in the final months of the season to return to the Champions League. 'Sometimes we didn't put the ball into the box very well or attack the spaces behind the opponents' back-line very well. After a good first-half performance, Chelsea dropped off significantly in the second - conceding two goals and re-stoking fears that Sarri is unable to motivate his players.