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Unai Emery held talks with Shkodran Mustafi about move away from Arsenal Unai Emery held talks with Shkodran Mustafi about move away from Arsenal
- August 12, 2019

In the next 20 to 25 days, some players will leave. The Spaniard also revealed his confidence in the player should he be required, however. Luiz still has two or three high-quality seasons left in the tank, and despite taking multiple risks on the ball, he will more than likely prove to be an excellent addition by Unai Emery. (more...)
Canadian Open 2019: Russian Rising Star Daniil Medvedev Cruise into Semi-Finals Canadian Open 2019: Russian Rising Star Daniil Medvedev Cruise into Semi-Finals
- August 12, 2019

Nadal will aim for his fifth Canadian trophy on Sunday when he faces Daniil Medvedev , who dominated Russian compatriot Karen Khachanov 6-1, 7-6 (8/6). "I just tried to be there, to be focused and to calm down a little bit the match because things were going too quick". In the semi-finals against longtime friend Karen Khachanov , Medvedev tightened up serving for the match at 5-4, but he held on to win in straight sets and improve to 8-0 in sets this week. (more...)
Preview & Schedule: Nadal & Fognini Renew Their Rivalry In Montreal Preview & Schedule: Nadal & Fognini Renew Their Rivalry In Montreal
- August 11, 2019

The quarter-final comeback keeps the Spaniard's hopes of repeating his title from 2018 alive as he awaits the victor of the clash between Frenchman Gael Monfils and Spain's Roberto Bautista Agut . "I'm having a good season more or less, being competitive nearly in every single event that I have been playing", he said. "I felt that I had a big chance to be 3-Love for me. (more...)
Rio: Keeping Rice was West Ham's best business Rio: Keeping Rice was West Ham's best business
- August 10, 2019

The latest prospect to come through the club's famed academy is England global Declan Rice and the midfielder was linked with a host of top clubs during his breakout year. Sebastian Haller is likely to start up top in a competitive game for the first time for the Hammers . Rodri could also start his first league game for City following an impressive performance last weekend in the Community Shield . (more...)
Antonio Brown Refuses to Play Unless Allowed to Wear His Old Helmet Antonio Brown Refuses to Play Unless Allowed to Wear His Old Helmet
- August 10, 2019

ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Friday that Brown informed the Raiders of the line in the sand over use of his preferred helmet. Things cooled noticeably the following day, and Brown began wearing the new helmet, but he had a trick up his sleeve. (more...)
Inter Milan back with improved offer for Romelu Lukaku Inter Milan back with improved offer for Romelu Lukaku
- August 10, 2019

The 29 year-old also revealed that he is eager to grab the fresh start afforded to him by Burnley with both hands, after joining the Clarets on a half-season loan deal. And he has now admitted that he does not want to work with a target man. Smalling has fallen down the pecking order following the arrival of £80m centre-back Harry Maguire from Leicester, but Solskjaer wants to keep him at Old Trafford. (more...)
Yankees bomb 6 more HRs in routing Orioles Yankees bomb 6 more HRs in routing Orioles
- August 09, 2019

New York Yankees' Gleyber Torres (25) hits a solo home run during the fifth inning in the second baseball game of the team's doubleheader against the Boston Red Sox, Saturday, Aug. Torres visited a hospital for a core challenge on Sunday however performed Monday because the designated hitter. Hopefully have more information for you guys (Wednesday). (more...)
Udonis Haslem returning to Heat for a 17th NBA season Udonis Haslem returning to Heat for a 17th NBA season
- August 09, 2019

Part of three National Basketball Association championship teams, Haslem has career averages of 7.6 points and 6.7 rebounds in 854 games, ranking as the Heat's all-time leader in rebounds. Our research department awarded one point for every season that a player was teammates with an All-Star, two points for every time they were on the same roster as an All-NBA 1st Team or All-NBA 2nd recipient and four points when they played alongside an MVP. (more...)
Arsenal eye Coutinho, defenders ahead of transfer deadline Arsenal eye Coutinho, defenders ahead of transfer deadline
- August 09, 2019

The Brazil worldwide has reportedly given the OK for a return back to the Premier League. Manchester United are looking to make a late move for Christian Eriksen , who has refused to sign a new deal. " Arsenal are supposedly the frontrunners to sign Philippe Coutinho on loan from Barcelona this summer". However, the Champions League runners-up seem to be chasing Juventus' Paulo Dybala first-and-foremost, and may not have time to fit in a fight for the Brazilian. (more...)
Poch anxious about Alli injury record Poch anxious about Alli injury record
- August 08, 2019

According to Seville-based daily Estadio Deportivo , Pochettino has pushed Tottenham hard to go back into talks and put together a proposal to take Lo Celso to London . For Spurs , Dybala's arrival would be a major statement following the cash infusion they gained from reaching last season's Champions League final. (more...)
J.J. Watt's takes part in bike tradition, doesn't go as planned J.J. Watt's takes part in bike tradition, doesn't go as planned
- August 08, 2019

But Watt plans to reimburse the young fan for the bike "rental". "We have purchased a new bike for the boy", Watt added. He continued, "I mean, that's what it's all about". The Packers and Houston Texans wrapped up an intense joint practice session Tuesday, highlighted by numerous battles between players over the past two days. (more...)
NCAA Implements 'Rich Paul Rule' For Underclassmen Testing NBA Draft Waters NCAA Implements 'Rich Paul Rule' For Underclassmen Testing NBA Draft Waters
- August 08, 2019

The new criteria appear to be targeted at Paul , an National Basketball Association superagent, who does not have a degree. James bought some of his jerseys, and the two built a friendship and professional relationship. "Did the NCAA specifically have Paul in mind when they set these new criteria?" It seems to directly target Paul. His clientele tend to have higher profiles than borderline National Basketball Association prospects. (more...)
Mauricio Pochettino calls Philippe Coutinho as Brazilian nears loan move Mauricio Pochettino calls Philippe Coutinho as Brazilian nears loan move
- August 07, 2019

Khedira would by no means be a bad addition, but if Arsenal are serious about returning to the Champions League ahead of the 2020/21 season, they absolutely must prioritise the recruitment of a new centre-back. A move to Spurs is complicated, though, and would depend on a number of factors. Coutinho's time at Barcelona has not gone to plan, while Liverpool achieved an incredible points tally of 97 last season and lifted their sixth European trophy. (more...)
Liverpool keen on Adrian replacing Simon Mignolet Liverpool keen on Adrian replacing Simon Mignolet
- August 06, 2019

The Spaniard made 150 appearances for the Hammers since joining the club from Real Betis in 2013 so he knows English football well and I think he's an excellent piece of business for Liverpool as he'll be a solid back-up for Alisson. After the Reds' Community Shield tie against Manchester City on Sunday, Mignolet took a private jet from Luton airport to Brussels. Liverpool won the Champions League last season but the Belgium global hardly figured as the English team conquered Europe for ... (more...)
Setien happy for Junior Firpo over Barcelona move Setien happy for Junior Firpo over Barcelona move
- August 05, 2019

Firpo is also a Spanish under-21 worldwide. After sevefal weeks of negotiations, Barca have completed a switch for Real Betis defender Junior Firpo . The Dominican-born player impressed during Spain's successful Under-21 European Championship campaign this summer and will challenge Jordi Alba for the left-back slot. (more...)
Draymond Green agrees to four-year, $100M extension with Warriors, agent says Draymond Green agrees to four-year, $100M extension with Warriors, agent says
- August 05, 2019

More specifically, the Splash Brother did not have surgery until he had signed a max contract with the Warriors in free agency. Green's $99.7 million extension is less than half the total value of the max deal he could have asked for in 2020 - but it seems highly unlikely any team would have committed max money to Green anyway. (more...)
Carmelo Anthony still hoping to catch on with an NBA team Carmelo Anthony still hoping to catch on with an NBA team
- August 05, 2019

These stats aside, Anthony expressed a level of puzzlement to Smith about why the Rockets chose to move on from him so quickly. And I think people was afraid to stand up and communicate", Anthony said , adding when asked about the perception he wouldn't have accepted such a role if asked: "I wasn't willing to accept that because that was never explained to me. (more...)
Pep Guardiola: 'One inch' is the difference between Liverpool and Manchester City Pep Guardiola: 'One inch' is the difference between Liverpool and Manchester City
- August 05, 2019

We struggled a little bit positioning-wise but that's normal. Liverpool clicked into gear in the second half as they began to take the game to their opponents. My team is not in doubt about being satisfied or whatever, to stop working or stop running. "We played football games against really good teams and that didn't feel too good. (more...)
Thorbjorn Olesen Arrested After Alleged Sexual Assault on Flight Thorbjorn Olesen Arrested After Alleged Sexual Assault on Flight
- August 04, 2019

Olesen , who was travelling with Ian Poulter at the time in the first class cabin, is accused of molesting a woman and urinating in the aisle, as well as failing to comply with the orders of cabin crew. Sun. The 29-year-old Danish golfer, now ranked 62 in the world, was on a British Airways flight from Memphis to Heathrow on Monday when he allegedly became drunk and abusive, according to multiple reports. (more...)
Argentina star Lionel Messi banned for three months after corruption claim Argentina star Lionel Messi banned for three months after corruption claim
- August 04, 2019

After the match, Messi did not appear with his team-mates to collect a medal, sparking questioning from reporters. Messi criticised the officiating and members of CONMEBOL last month following Argentina's semifinal loss to Brazil and after the third-place match against Chile , but later apologised for his statements. (more...)
Bayern renew battle with Dortmund amid Sane chase Bayern renew battle with Dortmund amid Sane chase
- August 04, 2019

Manchester City management is ready to begin talks on the transfer to Sane if it receives an offer in the amount of £150 million for a 23-year-old midfielder. "But that's the reality, I can't say any more". We were quite close and now it's a little bit different. City boss Pep Guardiola still hopes that Sane stays at City for another season. (more...)
PSG beat Rennes to win French Super Cup PSG beat Rennes to win French Super Cup
- August 04, 2019

The French champions are now the most successful side in the competitions history, with nine wins. PSG's seventh succcessive Super Cup win is a record - eclipsing the six won by Olympque Lyonnais from 2002-2006 - and means they will start the defence of their Ligue 1 title in high spirits despite doubts over the future of playmaker Neymar . (more...)
‘I couldn’t turn it down’ - Gueye reacts after ‘dream’ PSG move ‘I couldn’t turn it down’ - Gueye reacts after ‘dream’ PSG move
- August 03, 2019

Everton have reportedly contacted Southampton to sound out a potential deal for Mario Lemina before the end of the transfer window. Ligue 1 champions PSG have this morning announced the signing of 29-year-old Senegalese worldwide midfielder Idrissa Gueye from Premier League side Everton in a reported €32m swoop. (more...)
LeBron, seemingly, on scathing David Griffin article: 'Ether coming soon' LeBron, seemingly, on scathing David Griffin article: 'Ether coming soon'
- August 03, 2019

On Thursday, James posted a tweet that may have indirectly referred to that comment from Griffin. David Griffin understands the double-edged sword of working with James far better than most. He parted ways with the team in June 2017, with his contract set to expire at the end of the month. "LeBron is getting all the credit and none of the blame". (more...)
Everton remain in Zouma contact - do they have a chance? Everton remain in Zouma contact - do they have a chance?
- August 02, 2019

Batshuayi, also on as a substitute, smashed home Chelsea's fifth with a couple of minutes remaining and Minamino pulled another goal back with the final kick of the match. Chelsea next face Borussia Monchengladbach in a friendly on Aug. 3 before opening their Premier League campaign against Manchester United at Old Trafford on Sunday, Aug. (more...)
What it took for the Cubs to close the Nicholas Castellanos deal What it took for the Cubs to close the Nicholas Castellanos deal
- August 02, 2019

The Athletic is reporting that the Braves will send LHP Joey Wentz and OF Travis Demeritte to the Tigers in the Shane Greene trade. Richan, 22, was the 16th ranked prospect for the Cubs . Lange, 23, was the 23rd ranked prospect for the Cubs after being drafted in the first round of the 2017 draft. "He was accessible by the Tigers and they sidestepped him". (more...)
Bale left out of Real Madrid squad for Munich friendlies Bale left out of Real Madrid squad for Munich friendlies
- August 01, 2019

However, injury problems have limited him to 79 La Liga starts in the past four seasons. Rakitic scored five goals and created 10 assists for Barca last season, as Ernesto Valverde's side won another Spanish title and reached the Champions League semi-finals. (more...)
Golden Tate Suspended for Trying to Conceive Child Golden Tate Suspended for Trying to Conceive Child
- July 31, 2019

During the suspension, Tate can continue to practice with the Giants and can play in preseason games. The Giants are in a tailspin at receiver with the injuries to Corey Coleman and Sterling Shepard , and now Tate's suspension. Tate spent his first four seasons with Seattle. He then spent four-and-a-half seasons in Detroit as a Lion, where he made the Pro Bowl once. While a member of the Detroit Lions and Philadelphia Eagles in 2018, Tate amassed 74 receptions for 795 yards and ... (more...)
Hasan Ali set to get hitched with Indian girl Hasan Ali set to get hitched with Indian girl
- July 31, 2019

Hasan Ali is set to tie the knot with an Indian bride according to unconfirmed reports. The wedding is set to take place in Dubai later this year. 10 of their family members will be leaving for the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Saturday, August 17. (more...)
U.S. teen wins $3 million at Fortnite World Cup U.S. teen wins $3 million at Fortnite World Cup
- July 30, 2019

The Fortnite World Cup is undergoing, as Tfue, benjyfishy, Bizzle, Zayt, Airwaks, Mongraal, and many other impactful names will collide to measure their versatility. The player or players with the most points at the end of the six matches will be named the victor, Epic Games says. Duo partners divide the prize. The solo finals begin at 1:15 p.m. (more...)
Max Holloway and Cris Cyborg dominate at UFC 240 Max Holloway and Cris Cyborg dominate at UFC 240
- July 30, 2019

He moved nearly constantly, darting in and out, and catching Holloway with the occasional 1-2. Despite a failed one-off at lightweight in April, Max Holloway's visit to Edmonton on Saturday reconfirmed his standing as the best 145-pound fighter in the world. (more...)
Lanning smashes record 133 as Australia storm to T20 victory Lanning smashes record 133 as Australia storm to T20 victory
- July 30, 2019

Mooney's departure brought Ash Gardner to the crease with the all-rounder continuing the same attacking play with a quick-fire 27 off 14 balls to help Australia post 3-226; its highest-ever T20 total. England won the toss and made a decision to put Australia in, with Amy Jones taking the gloves. Taylor had played in the Test and the ODI series against Australia , however, this month. (more...)
Lukaku drops Manchester United exit hint with agent selfie Lukaku drops Manchester United exit hint with agent selfie
- July 29, 2019

United fans: Would you be happy with swapping Lukaku for Dybala? He joined United for £75m two years ago and has scored 42 goals in 96 games for the club. Rumours have indicated the former Palermo star would be open to sign for either Manchester United or PSG. If a swap deal can not be agreed and Lukaku departs for a transfer fee this summer, Sky Sports News understands Moussa Dembele, the Lyon and France U21 striker, will be on United's shortlist to replace the Belgian. (more...)
Concern for Arsenal as Alexandre Lacazette limps out of Lyon clash Concern for Arsenal as Alexandre Lacazette limps out of Lyon clash
- July 29, 2019

We think it will be good for him to be in a less demanding league to continue his formative period, so we'll have a top defender for a decade. Dani Ceballos became Arsenal's second major signing of the summer transfer window after completing a season long loan move from Real Madrid on Thursday afternoon. (more...)
Paul George Calls Clippers Trade Mutual, OKC's Sam Presti Disagrees Paul George Calls Clippers Trade Mutual, OKC's Sam Presti Disagrees
- July 28, 2019

Presti took questions for almost 40 minutes on the state of the Thunder, Chris Paul , Russell Westbrook , and Paul George . There was a recent report mentioning "discontent" among Westbrook and George, which may have contributed to their trade situations. (more...)
Bangladesh fined for slow over-rate in Sri Lanka loss Bangladesh fined for slow over-rate in Sri Lanka loss
- July 28, 2019

His stumps are shattered. Malinga embraces one of his teammates as he bids farewell. It was a smirk. "He was a very special bowler and created many records in worldwide cricket", said Ramanayake. Nuwan Pradeep , one of the country's best line bowlers, finished with three wickets as well and Lahiru Kumara , making a comeback after not being picked for the World Cup, showed improving control along with his raw pace. (more...)
Ireland are blowing England away in Cricket Ireland are blowing England away in Cricket
- July 26, 2019

The first Test of the 2013 Ashes series was noted as a dramatic match with the advantage swinging between the two sides, culminating in a close result. He has nine first class hundreds playing for Surrey , but in the middle-order. Pat Cummins bowled Steven Smith off an inside edge. This was the third time they had won by an innings in the series - the first time a touring side had ever won three Tests by an innings during a single series. (more...)
Nuwan Kulasekara Bids Farewell To International Cricket Nuwan Kulasekara Bids Farewell To International Cricket
- July 25, 2019

After Lasith Malinga's retirement from ODIs, another Sri Lanka fast bowler, Nuwan Kulasekara , has made a decision to call time on worldwide cricket with immediate effect, as per Sri Lanka media reports. Not only this, Kulasekara also played total 58 T20Is in which he managed to take 66 wickets. "I hope to be able to take Sri Lanka to the next T20 World Cup", he said. (more...)
Amir Khan refuses to rule out November showdown with Manny Pacquiao Amir Khan refuses to rule out November showdown with Manny Pacquiao
- July 24, 2019

Likewise, no traffic incident was reported on Sunday in Kidapawan City. Thurman established himself as one of the top names in the 147-pound class with big wins over Robert Guerrero, Shawn Porter , and Danny Garcia, but injuries among other issues forced him to be out of action for almost two years. (more...)
Liverpool: Sadio Mané to miss Community Shield clash with Manchester City Liverpool: Sadio Mané to miss Community Shield clash with Manchester City
- July 23, 2019

Speaking to the Reds' website, Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp confirmed that Mane will miss the Community Shield but says he expects the 27-year old to be in contention for the start of the league campaign. That means he'll have two weeks. Tell Hivisasa and we will share with the world. Sadio Mane was pivotal to Senegal team at the AFCON 2019 in which he scored one goal against Kenya's Harambee Stars on penalty spot at Group C final match, however, the first penalty saved by ... (more...)