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Tuesday's Mashup: Johnny Manziel thinks National Football League team will sign Colin Kaepernick Tuesday's Mashup: Johnny Manziel thinks National Football League team will sign Colin Kaepernick
- August 08, 2017

I can't get away from it. "I've had to ask myself that a little bit as of late over the past year, but at the same time I'd want to be involved in sports in some way, whether it's coaching or something else". So that's a guy who got a team to that point multiple times, who may have had down years the past couple of years but at the same time has a track record of proving he can go out and play. (more...)
Chelsea's Costa to demand Atletico Madrid transfer Chelsea's Costa to demand Atletico Madrid transfer
- August 08, 2017

Ricardo Cardoso also revealed that his client's hands are tied because the "unfair behaviour of Antonio Conte makes it impossible to return to the English club". DIEGO COSTA will hand in a transfer request in a bid to force a move back to Atletico Madrid . Conte, who was asked about the rumours when addressing the media ahead of Chelsea's Community Shield clash with Arsenal, is reported to have told Costa's agent Jorge Mendes in January that the he was free to leave during the ... (more...)
Mourinho: I gave more to Real Madrid than any other club
- August 08, 2017

With boosted confidence, United started their International Confederations Cup with a 2-0 derby victory that saw the new signing from Everton, Lukaku, score again, giving United hope of a positive season ahead. "I think there is no difference", Zidane when asked about Mourinho's side compared to the current one. "We know the obligations each and every one of us had". (more...)
Les 10 plus gros transferts de l'histoire — Foot Les 10 plus gros transferts de l'histoire — Foot
- August 08, 2017

Mais le Gallois a récemment fait part de sa volonté de rester à Madrid après une saison marquée par les blessures. Reste désormais aux trois partis de se mettre d'accord et, surtout, trouver une porte de sortie à l'ancien joueur de Tottenham. (more...)
Virat Kohli meets WWE star The Great Khali on 'friendship day' Virat Kohli meets WWE star The Great Khali on 'friendship day'
- August 08, 2017

The Pakistan cricket team is all set to play day-night Test match against Sri Lanka in Dubai in late September. However, India will badly miss Jadeja's services in the third and final Test starting Saturday in Pallekele, after the ICC slapped the all-rounder with a one-match ban and a fine for risky play. (more...)
Man United confirm they want Bale
- August 08, 2017

Asked if he would be interested in signing Bale , Mourinho said he is ready to 'fight' for the 28-year-old. Everything he said was actually intended for Bale himself. But the difference between the winners of the Champions League and the Europa League is ovbious. 'The month of August is very long and anything can happen'. (more...)
Branden Albert wants to un-retire according to ESPN's Adam Caplan Branden Albert wants to un-retire according to ESPN's Adam Caplan
- August 08, 2017

He also is subject to fines of up to $40,000 per day for the time he was not with the team, according to NFL.com. As fans are aware, the Jags acquired Albert for a 2018 seventh-round pick which they got back when he retired . Returning to the team won't be so simple as the Jags have already been moving on without him and planned to have rookie Cam Robinson play left tackle. (more...)
Antonio Conte fears difficult season in store for Chelsea
- August 08, 2017

Bakayoko, meanwhile - a £40m summer signing from Monaco - is still on the mend following surgery on a minor knee injury and has already missed the Blues' pre-season tour of the Far East. "One new player will not be enough". "He is extremely agitated". Premier League champions Chelsea are preparing offers for both Serge Aurier of Paris Saint-Germain and Southampton's Virgil Van Dijk, according to Matt Law of the Telegraph . (more...)
Stoke City sign Cameroon's Choupo-Moting Stoke City sign Cameroon's Choupo-Moting
- August 08, 2017

The Cameroon worldwide was available after leaving Bundesliga side Schalke at the end of his contract, having scored 18 league goals in his three seasons at the club. The Hamburg youth product had spent the previous three seasons at Schalke , making over 100 appearances for the Royal Blues and scoring 22 goals. Choupo-Moting has an impressive record at worldwide level, with 13 goals in 42 appearances for Cameroon. (more...)
Boomer & Carton: Boomer Thinks He Might Have Some Form Of CTE Boomer & Carton: Boomer Thinks He Might Have Some Form Of CTE
- August 08, 2017

On his radio show alongside Craig Carton, Esiason broached the topic of whether or not he has CTE. His comments follow a study reported by the Journal of the American Medical Association which found that of 203 former football players studied CTE was diagnosed in 177. (more...)
Jack Wilshere could be allowed to leave Arsenal
- August 08, 2017

The England midfielder spent last term on loan at Bournemouth , where he suffered a broken leg - the latest in a long string of serious injury issues for the 25-year-old. He's come here and not played in many games, but I like the player. "It will become common because the inflation rate is so high that agents speculate on very high wages when they start to negotiate three or four years before the end (of existing contracts)". (more...)
Arsene Wenger makes plea to Arsenal fans after Chelsea win Arsene Wenger makes plea to Arsenal fans after Chelsea win
- August 08, 2017

Graeme Souness expects a three-way battle to win the Premier League next season with Chelsea , Manchester City and United competing for the title. Nemanja Matic and John Terry have departed, Bakayoko and Eden Hazard will miss the start of the season with injuries, and Costa is in exile while Chelsea try to find a buyer following Conte's text message spat with the Spain striker. (more...)
JMU ranked number one in FCS JMU ranked number one in FCS
- August 08, 2017

James Madison enters the year riding the longest win streak in FBS or FCS after winning their final 12 games to claim the national championship. The Kats held the No. JMU forced seven more turnovers and almost doubled its interception production, going from 11 in 2015 to a nation-leading 21 in 2016. The Bucs are coming off back-to-back Big South titles and return 16 starters from a 2016 squad that beat three ranked teams en route to a second consecutive playoff appearance. (more...)
Trump, Moon discuss North Korea's 'grave and growing direct threat' Trump, Moon discuss North Korea's 'grave and growing direct threat'
- August 08, 2017

On Saturday, the United Nations unanimously passed a resolution expanding existing sanctions by banning North Korean exports and limiting investments in the country. Trump in a tweet on Sunday said that he called Moon because he was " very happy and impressed". Do not blame for "playing with risky toys", set a stage for a rare meeting next week, part of the foreign ministers of all countries meeting in Korean Peninsula Kim. (more...)
Olympic champion Kipyegon wins women's 1500m title at athletics worlds Olympic champion Kipyegon wins women's 1500m title at athletics worlds
- August 08, 2017

The top five finishers were separated by less than a second. And the Scot, who did win double European Indoor gold in March, conceded she has already had enough lows in her career. Team-mate Laura Weightman finished sixth in 4:04.11. Then she chose to sprint across the track for a celebration that lasted almost 30 seconds-after running 1500 meters in just more than four minutes. (more...)
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte eyes winning start to EPL season Chelsea manager Antonio Conte eyes winning start to EPL season
- August 08, 2017

After losing a vital player like Neymar, the Catalans are looking of a suitable replacement, and are reportedly seeking the services of the Belgian global, who impressed everyone with his performance last season- scoring 17 goals and laying down 5 assists across all competitions. (more...)
Sidney Crosby to parade Stanley Cup through Rimouski, Que Sidney Crosby to parade Stanley Cup through Rimouski, Que
- August 08, 2017

He led the parade from Halifax to Dartmouth while hoisting the cup in the air as vehicle horns beeped and fans sang "Happy Birthday" to the Cole Harbour native. A photo of the encounter has been shared hundreds of times on social media, including the Helping Harper Facebook page. Many fans sang "Happy Birthday" as he waved to them, his sunglasses hiding his eyes but not his grin. (more...)
Charley is all set for the Solheim Cup Charley is all set for the Solheim Cup
- August 08, 2017

Six-time Solheim Cup star Paula Creamer misses her first Solheim Cup as a professional after United States of America captain Juli Inkster chose two rookies as captain's pick. "It is always hard to say "no" to someone who lives for the Solheim Cup", Sorenstam said. The European captain named Anna Nordqvist , Caroline Masson , Emily Pedersen and Madelene Sangstrom as her four wildcard picks at the conclusion of the RICOH Women's British Open. (more...)
Vikings activate Latavius Murray from physically-unable-to-perform list Vikings activate Latavius Murray from physically-unable-to-perform list
- August 08, 2017

They parted ways with running back Adrian Peterson during the offseason. Murray was activated off the physically unable to perform list and practiced with the Vikings for the first time since undergoing surgery March 22 on his right ankle. (more...)
Promoter Jimmy Burchfield Sr. gives his take on Mayweather v McGregor Promoter Jimmy Burchfield Sr. gives his take on Mayweather v McGregor
- August 08, 2017

Malignaggi had been serving as a sparring partner for McGregor, but photos from their in-ring work together were leaked online, which Malignaggi didn't appreciate . And we probably haven't heard the last from Malignaggi, who also called out McGregor's "arrogance" during a television interview that aired Sunday night. (more...)
Barcelona Crowd Gives Chapecoense Crash Survivor Alan Ruschel a Standing Ovation Barcelona Crowd Gives Chapecoense Crash Survivor Alan Ruschel a Standing Ovation
- August 08, 2017

It was also the Catalan club's first game since Brazil forward Neymar left to join French club Paris St-Germain for a world record fee of 222m euros (£200m). It will be his first game since the crash, which killed a total of 71 people. Ruschel suffered a serious back injury in the crash, but after successful surgery and rehabilitation, he is so far the only player who was on the ill-fated plane to have returned to professional football. (more...)
Arsene Wenger unhappy with how Man Utd qualified for the Champions League Arsene Wenger unhappy with how Man Utd qualified for the Champions League
- August 08, 2017

Arsenal will begin their quest for the 2017-18 league title this Friday against former champions, Leicester City at the Emirates Stadium. "He had a lot of time to build his team, his squad". Goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois and star signing Alvaro Morata were the Chelsea fall guys as Arsenal won the Community Shield 4-1 on penalties at Wembley on Sunday. (more...)
Manchester United complete signing of Matic Manchester United complete signing of Matic
- August 08, 2017

There is a good feeling going into the new campaign. I see them finishing somewhere in the top three. That is when a team and a striker has to be more intricate in their build-up play. Matic made his United debut in the club's 2-1 friendly win over Sampdoria on Wednesday, playing the first 47 minutes of the match in Dublin. United have a squad depth that can't be rivalled in the league meaning that there will be no issues of burnout granted we remain injury-free next season. (more...)
Jets reportedly place their top receiver Quincy Enunwa on injured reserve Jets reportedly place their top receiver Quincy Enunwa on injured reserve
- August 07, 2017

Enunwa dropped a pass from Christian Hackenberg during 7-on-7 drills in practice Saturday night at MetLife Stadium when he took a step and fell to the turf face-first. He had a promising 2016 campaign, with 58 catches (on 106 targets) for 857 yards and four touchdowns, and had missed minicamp in June with a shoulder/neck issue. (more...)
Purple Heart recipients given recognition Purple Heart recipients given recognition
- August 07, 2017

Take some time to day to pay respect to fallen soldiers, and do not forget to thank the nation's veterans for their service to their countrymen. Purple Heart Day should serve as a reminder to all Americans that there is a price for the freedoms we enjoy and we should honor those who sacrificed themselves in defense of our freedom. (more...)