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Jesse Lingard has made 20 appearances for Manchester United in all competitions this season, scoring once in a 2-1 Europa League defeat by Astana in NovemberManchester United midfielder Jesse Lingard feels he can return to his best after opening up to manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer about off-field issues that had “weighed on his shoulders”.Lingard assumed…

BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2019Date: Sunday, 15 December Time: 19:00 GMT Venue: P&J Live Arena, Aberdeen Coverage: BBC One and BBC Sport websiteScotland rugby union great Doddie Weir will be honoured with the Helen Rollason Award at the BBC Sports Personality of the Year show.Weir, 49, was diagnosed with motor neurone disease (MND)…

Schiavone won the last of her eight WTA titles in 2017Former French Open champion Francesca Schiavone has revealed she has successfully overcome cancer.The 39-year-old became the first Italian woman to win a Grand Slam with her 2010 Roland Garros triumph and won eight titles before retiring in 2018.Schiavone, who has not revealed the type of…

Eli Manning will make at least one more home start for the New York Giants. Rookie quarterback Daniel Jones has been ruled for Sunday’s game versus the Miami Dolphins due to a high-ankle sprain, the team announced. The news was expected but is notable with Jones returning to practice this week on a limited basis.…

Bruce Arians will have his starting quarterback for Sunday’s game against the Lions. The Buccaneers coach announced Jameis Winston “is ready to go” for Week 15. Winston was seen slinging footballs at practice Friday, per multiple beat writers on the scene. Tampa Bay’s ailing QB started the week simulating throws on Wednesday without a ball.…

The New York Giants are done with Janoris Jenkins. The team announced Friday they have waived the cornerback. The move comes after Jenkins called a fan on Twitter a slur earlier this week, then refused to apologize for it on Thursday. “This was an organizational decision,” coach Pat Shurmur said in a statement. “From ownership…

A setback could cost JuJu Smith-Schuster another game. The Pittsburgh Steelers receiver aggravated his knee injury during practice on Thursday and is a long shot to play in Sunday night’s tilt versus the Buffalo Bills, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports, per a source informed of the situation. ESPN first reported the development. After getting…

Adam Thielen is off the injury report and on track to return to the field this weekend versus the Chargers. The Vikings receiver got in his second limited practice of the week Thursday, a good sign for his progress from a hamstring injury that has kept him out the past four games. “Honestly right now,…

You know it’s going to be cold when the locals in Green Bay are preparing for the chilly weather. Ahead of Sunday’s Packers game against rival Chicago Bears, the forecast is currently calling for a high of 19 degrees in Green Bay for the noon central time kickoff. To help thaw the chill, the Packers…