The history books have it more often than not that if a team is top when the turkey dinners are handed out, then they will celebrate again with the title come the end of the season. Not always.
The Duke and Duchess have long had a fraught relationship with sections of the British media. In October last year, the couple announced that Meghan was suing the Mail on Sunday newspaper, alleging it had illegally published a private letter to her father -- a claim the newspaper denies.
"He is an important player and tomorrow, he will be prepared like everyone else."
Dong admits that his time at Old Trafford from 2004 to 2008 was a tale of injury, crippling shyness and ultimately unfulfilled potential.
"You see many fresh faces and I think we're only going to get better from here."
"And although they may have some physical limitations, their kind of concentration, their seriousness... that passion actually moves me."
"We know they are not going to make it easy."
Premier League leaders Liverpool take time out from their title surge as they face Flamengo in FIFA's World Club Cup final in Qatar on Saturday.
But the sight of him leading bitter rivals Tottenham is not something die-hard Chelsea fans ever thought they would witness and the reaction of some on Sunday is likely to X-rated.
Both teams have found form in recent weeks, in part due to the excellent form of their strikers. Madrid's Karim Benzema has nine goals in his last eight games while Lionel Messi has scored 14 in 12.
The shift comes as scores of Indian firms have launched payments, gaming, news and entertainment apps in the last year and a half, said AppsFlyer, which analyzed 6.5 billion installs in the second and third quarters of this year.
Pep Guardiola's Manchester City, who are trying to win a first Champions League crown, will meet record 13-time European champions Real Madrid for a place in the quarterfinals.