Van Persie brace helps Man Utd to 3rd place.


first_imgRobin van Persie scored twice to help Manchester United move up to third in the Premier League.A 2-1 win at Southampton gave Louis van Gaal’s side their fifth win in a row.The south coast team have lost their last three matches, and they’ve slipped down to fifth.last_img

Italian Serie A Watch: Napoli Regain Summit After Narrow Win At Udinese As Juventus…


first_imgNapoli have gone back to the top of the Italian Serie A after their narrow 1-0 victory at Udinese in a week 14 clash on Sunday.Midfielder Jorginho was the matchwinner for the away side following his 33rd minute goal.Maurizio Sarri’s side had earlier lost top spot on Saturday after Inter Milan secured a 3-1 victory over Cagliari but that proved to be a brief time off the summit due to the win over Udinese.Italian champions Juventus face a big battle to retain the title they have won for the past six seasons but they showed all is not lost with a convincing 3-0 win over Crotone at home.Second half goals from Mario Mandzukic, Mattia De Scglio and Mehdi Benatia ensured that Juventus moved within two points of Inter Milan in second position and are four points off Napoli at the summit.Week 14 Results (Sunday)Juventus 3-0 CrotoneLazio 1-1 FiorentinaGenoa 1-1 AS RomaUdinese 0-1 NapoliAC Milan 0-0 TorinoTop 5 (Standings):1. Napoli 38 points2. Inter Milan 36 points3. Juventus 34 points4. AS Roma 31 points5. Lazio 29 pointsRelatedSerie A Review: Napoli Wrestle Top Spot From Juventus With Bologna Win As Milan Edge Lazio In Big ClashJanuary 29, 2018In “Europe”Serie A Review: Juventus Secure Summit As Napoli Slip Up Against InterMarch 12, 2018In “Europe”Serie A Review: Juventus Open Four-Point Lead With Big Win Over AC Milan As Napoli Slip UpApril 1, 2018In “Europe”last_img read more

Live updates as Kobe Bryant prepares to pass Michael Jordan in points


first_imgLive updates for tonight’s NBA game between L.A. Lakers and the Minnesota Timberwolves, as Kobe Bryant gets closer to surpassing Michael Jordan in career points scored, from Los Angeles Daily News staff live in Minnesota, including Lakers beat writer Mark Medina. Game time is 4 p.m. (TWCSN)Viewing on mobile? Click here. Newsroom GuidelinesNews TipsContact UsReport an Errorlast_img