Will Leicester be the first team to beat Liverpool in the Premier League?

(CNN)Like eating turkey leftovers, Boxing Day football is a tradition in the UK. Follow @cnnsport Can Leicester stop Liverpool? It’s a battle of the top two in the late kickoff, which usually at this time of the season makes for compulsory viewing. But with Liverpool holding a massive 10-point lead over surprising Leicester — with a game in hand — even a loss wouldn’t appear to be overly concerning for the high-flying Reds. Already winning the UEFA Super Cup in August, Liverpool triumphed at the Club World Cup last weekend by overcoming Brazil’s Flamengo. Jose Mourinho on racism: “Football needs help” Tottenham’s 2-0 loss stopped the team’s momentum under new manager Jose Mourinho — a win would have sent Spurs …

Eli Winter: discover the young folk guitarist making sense of loss

Still at university studying creative writing, Winter has released an elegant and emotive debut album drawing on the rustic instrumental genre of American primitive Robert Johnson met the devil at the crossroads, but Steve Gunn on NPR. In 2013, Winter, now 22, was an anxious, antisocial 10th-grader (year 11 in the UK) at a competitive high school in Houston. Playing guitar provided a respite from his intense workload. He had been copying Elliott Smith and Nick Drake songs, though he found it unsatisfying to play music that was written to be heard as part of a group. But through seeing American primitive. One name haunted his new obsession the Chicago guitarist his untimely death in 2009. On 1 January 2014, …

Operation win: Klopps focus and Liverpools momentum key to the title

Liverpool passed their latest test in Doha and appear to be growing stronger in the Premier League race With the world conquered, Liverpools thoughts return to scaling the peak that means the world to them. It is a measure of their unrivalled dominance and consistency in the Premier League this season that their position at the summit strengthened despite being more than 3,000 miles away in Qatar. Jrgen Klopps unbeaten leaders left England for the Club World Cup 10 points clear of Leicester, whom they visit today. They returned 10 points clear and with a game in hand on their nearest rivals after the first world title in the clubs history an achievement that proved beyond Bob Paisleys team in …

Powerful photographs perfectly illustrate rise of women’s sport | Suzanne Wrack

Megan Rapinoes celebration is among the images from 2019 that point towards a parity in how male and female athletes are covered From the viral delight of UCLA Bruins gymnast Katelyn Ohashi during her perfect 10 floor routine, to the tears of Katarina Johnson-Thompson as she stared at her record breaking scoreboard, or Megan Rapinoe, arms outstretched in perhaps the pose of the year, it has been a good year for powerful imagery of sportswomen. Were seeing the parity between mens sport and womens sports being less obvious, says Getty Images head of creative insights Dr Rebecca Swift. If you take the Womens World Cup as an example, were seeing moments captured that we typically had seen in the mens …