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Bosses' fall in pay 'limited and late' Bosses' fall in pay 'limited and late'
- August 03, 2017

It would now take the typical United Kingdom worker 160 years to rake in the average annual amount handed to a FTSE 100 boss, according to a study. Chief executive pay in the FTSE 100 has dropped by one-sixth, according to research published today. (more...)
Cubs pitcher Jon Lester reaches milestone strikeout mark
- August 03, 2017

The Arizona Diamondbacks and Chicago Cubs meet Thursday in Major League Baseball action at Wrigley Field. The key blows were a two-run double by Contreras and Baez's three-run homer, his 14th home run of the season. With Iowa, he's hitting.341 with eight home runs, 20 doubles and 54 RBIs in 69 games. He also hit his first career home run earlier in the game , a two-run shot that gave the Cubs an 8-1 lead over Arizona. (more...)
Is Sadio Mane headed for Liverpool exit?
- August 03, 2017

His absence was also apparent when he left the Reds for Africa Cup of Nations duty with Senegal in January. Klopp is already battling to keep Philippe Coutinho at the club, with Barcelona claimed to have made a second bid a €100m for the Brazilian global. (more...)
Spurs And Arsenal Still Very Keen On Jean-Michael Seri Spurs And Arsenal Still Very Keen On Jean-Michael Seri
- August 03, 2017

Nice now move on to the play-off round and are two games away from securing Champions League football. Arsenal scouted Seri extensively last season and are ready to go to war with Tottenham over the midfielder, according to ESPN . The Ivory Coast global scored seven goals and provided nine assists playing in central midfield last season. Seri, a 12-time capped Ivory Coast worldwide, was one of the standout performers in Ligue 1 previous year as Les Aiglons secured a shock Champions ... (more...)
Salah and Mane Give Bayern Munich Nightmares Salah and Mane Give Bayern Munich Nightmares
- August 03, 2017

Despite their good individual performances in the game against Bayern, scoring two of Liverpool's three goals, Klopp believed that both Salah and Mane need to be more fit and "harder" for the Premier League season. Last season, Sadio Mane picked up the Liverpool Player of the Season award whilst also landing himself a spot in the 2016-17 PFA Team of the Year following 13 league goals and 5 assists in 27 appearances. (more...)
Alexis Sanchez's Arsenal Teammates Are Reportedly 'Convinced' He Wants Transfer
- August 03, 2017

The 28-year-old forward was meant to report back at the club's base on Sunday but was granted an extended leave while he recovered from sickness following his participation in the Confederations Cup. However, the story suggests that the Eastlands outfit don't consider Arsenal serious title contenders, which could make an Aguero-Sanchez swap deal more likely. (more...)
OU quarterback Chris Robison dismissed from the program OU quarterback Chris Robison dismissed from the program
- August 03, 2017

With Robison's dismissal, OU's quarterback room is a little thinned out. A native of Mesquite, Texas, Robison was an early-enrollee with the Sooners, arriving on campus in January. The development comes almost four months after Robison, along with walk-on defensive back Ronnie LaRue , was arrested for public intoxication . Murray is a former five-star prospect himself and is one of three scholarship quarterbacks remaining on the roster following Robison's dismissal. (more...)
Barca confirms Neymar's departure to PSG Barca confirms Neymar's departure to PSG
- August 03, 2017

Wagner Ribeiro, the football agent and member of Neymar's entourage, is in Paris as the Barcelona superstar's world-record move to PSG edges closer. PSG can opt to pay the full amount and see if LFP chief Javier Tebas reneges on his promise to reject it, or they could offer a player on a free transfer in order to offset some of the tax costs the deal will impose on the Ligue 1 club . (more...)
PSG set to move on £500m deal for Barcelona's Neymar
- August 03, 2017

Having set up two goals , Semedo was one of the first Barcelona players to come and congratulate him on what is likely to be his last appearance for the club and Neymar was open to the extension of an olive branch. The shirt change itself has only fueled rumors that Neymar is indeed on the move. Would he have a reason to do that if he wasn't about to leave Spain for say... (more...)
Sadio Mane linked to Liverpool exit
- August 03, 2017

John Arne Riise believes Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah make for a formidable double act on either side of Liverpool's attack. Mane is now back to full fitness ahead of the new campaign and it is thought there is no chance of Klopp even entertaining the idea of letting such a key player move on. (more...)
Valeri contributes in All-Star Game Valeri contributes in All-Star Game
- August 03, 2017

The match was played at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois. Real Madrid had lost to Manchester United, Manchester City and Barcelona in their first three games of the tour and without Federation Internationale de Football Association player of the year Cristiano Ronaldo, found it hard to find a way past starting goalkeeper Tim Howard . (more...)
Inter Milan deny interest in Reds star Sadio Mane Inter Milan deny interest in Reds star Sadio Mane
- August 03, 2017

Sadio Mane was Liverpool's joint-highest goalscorer in the Premier League last season with 13. "I can not ignore this", he told reporters. According to The Daily Express , Liverpool have another battle on their hands as Inter Milan are preparing a £35million bid for Senegal worldwide forward Sadio Mane . (more...)
Paris richtet Olympia 2024 aus - Los Angeles ist 2028 an der Reihe Paris richtet Olympia 2024 aus - Los Angeles ist 2028 an der Reihe
- August 03, 2017

Auch US-Präsident Donald Trump begrüßte die Entscheidung. Der Bürgermeister der Stadt, Eric Garcetti: "Im Jahr 2028 werden wir die Spiele zurück nach L.A. Das IOK hatte am 11. Juli den Weg für diese Doppelvergabe frei gemacht. Paris hatte die Spiele 1900 und 1924 organisiert. 2020: Tokio, 2016: Rio de Janeiro, 2012: London, 2008: Peking, 2004: Athen, 2000: Sydney, 1996: Atlanta, 1992: Barcelona, 1988: Seoul, 1984: Los Angeles , 1980: Moskau, 1976: Montreal, 1972: München, 1968: Mexiko ... (more...)
Latest on Sadio Mane, Top Rumours Latest on Sadio Mane, Top Rumours
- August 03, 2017

Sturridge's injury was undoubtedly a blow for Jurgen Klopp and his team, but fans will also be delighted with the result against such a side as Bayern Munich . With Sadio Mane returning from injury, the perennial Adam Lallana, the Brazilian wonderkids Firmino and Coutinho, and the Egyptian winger Salah , I would say the Reds are ready to fire. (more...)
Santana delivers at plate, goes distance as Twins beat Padres Santana delivers at plate, goes distance as Twins beat Padres
- August 03, 2017

Santana struck out nine and walked only one as Minnesota cruised to a victory. In the fourth inning Jose Pirela hit a home run almost 400 feet to center field. We had an occasional good at-bat. Joe Mauer had a double and single to tie Tony Oliva for third on Minnesota's career hit list with 1,917. The right-hander (12-7) surrendered two runs, four hits and a walk in his 21st career complete game. (more...)
Tigers' Verlander on revocable waivers Tigers' Verlander on revocable waivers
- August 03, 2017

It's also important to remember that Verlander's no-trade clause is still in effect here, so he can choose where he goes. A quick primer on trade waivers: A player claimed on trade waivers can only be traded to the team that claimed him. In order for the Tigers to have traded Verlander - a face of the franchise player - they would have needed a sizeable prospect return while not eating too much of that contract. (more...)
Montecito Bank & Trust Buys 60258 Shares of Coca-Cola Company (The) (KO) Montecito Bank & Trust Buys 60258 Shares of Coca-Cola Company (The) (KO)
- August 03, 2017

For the quarter, shares have been noted at -1.58%. Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX) has risen 131.00% since August 2, 2016 and is uptrending. Tiger Eye Capital Llc increased T Mobile Us Inc (TMUS) stake by 36.74% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. (more...)
Ben Roethlisberger says he and Martavis Bryant talked and all is well Ben Roethlisberger says he and Martavis Bryant talked and all is well
- August 03, 2017

The NFL gave Bryant a yearlong suspension for violating its substance abuse policy in March 2016; on April 25 of this year he was conditionally reinstated and participated in the Steelers' offseason training. Roethlisberger said he and Bryant had their long-anticipated chat a few days ago. So far, his answer has just been, "Hoping soon". Roethlisberger said it was a good talk, but more importantly, publicly questioned why the National Football League hasn't fully reinstated the wide ... (more...)
Montreal opens Olympic Stadium to house asylum seekers from US Montreal opens Olympic Stadium to house asylum seekers from US
- August 03, 2017

The Canadian Border Services Agency said in the first six months of the year 4,345 people sought asylum at border crossing points or entered at random illegal sites. In July 2017 alone , more than 1,100 migrants crossed into Quebec, CBC News reported. Up to 58,000 people could face deportation back to Haiti in January 2018. (more...)
Novo Nordisk A/S (NYSE:NVO) Shares Sold by American Research & Management Co
- August 03, 2017

As analysts monitor volatile markets in recent weeks they have updated their price targets on shares of Novo Nordisk A/S (NYSE: NVO ). NVO's profit will be $1.10 billion for 18.94 P/E if the $0.56 EPS becomes a reality. The company was downgraded on Wednesday, September 16 by Piper Jaffray. More interesting news about Nike Inc (NYSE:NKE) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: "Nike To Begin Selling Products On Amazon" published on July 26, 2017 as well as Seekingalpha.com's news ... (more...)
Bruce Smith praises Myles Garrett: 'Mature beyond his years' Bruce Smith praises Myles Garrett: 'Mature beyond his years'
- August 03, 2017

But on one play Wednesday in training camp, Browns No. 1 draft pick Myles Garrett made Thomas look remarkably average, running right around him on an edge rush to pressure quarterback Cody Kessler . Coach Hue Jackson said it was mere coincidence that Smith happened to be at practice on the day Garrett moved up. He just has to do it every day. (more...)
Barcelona confirm PSG target Neymar wants to leave, has said goodbye Barcelona confirm PSG target Neymar wants to leave, has said goodbye
- August 03, 2017

After Neymar and his father met with Barcelona officials on Wednesday, club spokesman Josep Vives said the player was reminded of "the release clause in his current contract, which as of July 1 is 222 million euros, which must be paid in full". (more...)
Chargers rookie Forrest Lamp expected to miss season with knee injury Chargers rookie Forrest Lamp expected to miss season with knee injury
- August 03, 2017

Now, Chargers' rookie Forrest Lamp has reportedly been carted off the field with a right leg injury. Lamp had to be carted off of the field on Wednesday and was diagnosed with a torn ACL in his right knee. "He was playing really well, so it will definitely hurt this team". The Chargers had penciled Lamp in as their starting right guard. Now the position is open for either Kenny Wiggins or third-round pick Dan Feeney to fill. (more...)
This is what Arsene Wenger told Alexis Sanchez during their private meeting
- August 03, 2017

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has told Alexis Sanchez that he will not be sold to another English football club this summer, after the forward finally returned to training with the Gunners on Tuesday amid persistent speculation the Chile global is keen to leave. (more...)
Maria Sharapova withdraws from Bank of West Classic tournament with arm injury Maria Sharapova withdraws from Bank of West Classic tournament with arm injury
- August 03, 2017

Sharapova was forced to pull out of the Italian Open earlier in the year against Mirjana Lucic-Baroni back in May and her latest withdrawal will be a concern in what's been a hard return from a drugs ban. Sharapova, a wild-card entry, had been scheduled to play Wednesday night, so seventh-seeded Lesia Tsurenko moves on to the quarterfinals. "I feel like I just want to hug everyone and say thank you", Sharapova said Monday. (more...)