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Alphonso Davies undergoing Bayern Munich medical ahead of MLS-record deal Alphonso Davies undergoing Bayern Munich medical ahead of MLS-record deal
- July 25, 2018

Bayern are in the USA for the International Champions Cup, and will take on Juventus on Wednesday night at Lincoln Financial Field (7:05 p.m. ET, ESPNU). "He's very young, and he's very talented. We don't have any concrete answers at this point, but it looks very good", Kovac said. The deal will allow Davies to remain with the Whitecaps for the remainder of the season and will have substantial add ons that could make the deal worth a record $20 million. (more...)
Alisher Usmanov 'looking to sell 30% stake in Arsenal' Alisher Usmanov 'looking to sell 30% stake in Arsenal'
- July 25, 2018

In October, Kroenke Sports Enterprise UK (KSE) offered around £525m to buy the 18,695 shares held by Mr Usmanov's Red and White Securities Limited. 'We will go after Arsenal from 2020... Arsenal finished a disappointing sixth last season and missed out on a Champions League qualifying spot, with manager Arsene Wenger leaving after nearly 22 years at the club. (more...)
Chelsea favourites to sign Milinkovic-Savic as he favours Blues move Chelsea favourites to sign Milinkovic-Savic as he favours Blues move
- July 25, 2018

Such issues have also so far prevented Chelsea making a move, but Milinkovic-Savic is seen as someone who could potentially be a focal point of a top side in the mould of Eden Hazard. Milinkovic-Savic's future has been subject to much conjecture for the last few months and Lazio are prepared to sell him for big money in the ongoing transfer window. (more...)
Rob Green having medical ahead of surprise move to Chelsea Rob Green having medical ahead of surprise move to Chelsea
- July 25, 2018

Green spent last season at Huddersfield Town but did not feature in the first team and left the club following the expiry of his contract at the end of the season. Pepe Reina has also been discussed, but has recently joined AC Milan. Sarri hinted earlier this month that he's keen to bring in midfield reinforcements before the summer transfer window closes. (more...)
Roger Federer Withdraws From Rogers Cup Read In Roger Federer Withdraws From Rogers Cup Read In
- July 25, 2018

He became a 20-time Grand Slam at the Australian Open in January and also won titles in Rotterdam and Stuttgart. Federer has not played since falling to Kevin Anderson in the quarterfinals at Wimbledon, a match that Federer led two sets to love. (more...)
Chelsea consider Stoke goalkeeper as Courtois replacement Chelsea consider Stoke goalkeeper as Courtois replacement
- July 25, 2018

The new manager must wait to discuss the influential trio's futures as they are recovering from the World Cup and have yet to return for pre-season training. Courtois, Hazard and Willian are due to report back for club duty at the end of the month ahead of the 2018-19 campaign, with the transfer window closing on August 9. (more...)
FIFA Best Coach of the Year award nominees revealed FIFA Best Coach of the Year award nominees revealed
- July 25, 2018

While the Ballon d'Or is widely considered as the pinnacle of individual football awards, World governing body FIFA has come up with their own awards in recent years, "The Best" Awards. Pep Guardiola is also nominated after taking Manchester City to a record-breaking Premier League title and the EFL Cup, alongside Champions League victor Zinedine Zidane , who oversaw Real Madrid's victory over Liverpool prior to resigning from his post . (more...)
Spinner Ajaz Patel in New Zealand squad for Pakistan Tests Spinner Ajaz Patel in New Zealand squad for Pakistan Tests
- July 25, 2018

Patel joins wrist-spinners Todd Astle and Ish Sodhi in the 15-man squad for the three-Test series starting in October. Selectors also opted to include a second wicketkeeper in Tom Blundell alongside BJ Watling, in the squad. New Zealand will play three Tests , five ODIs and three T20Is during the tour. Watling last played an ODI in October 2016 but is said to be in the plans for next year's World Cup. (more...)
Fulham agree deal to sign former Chelsea man Schurrle Fulham agree deal to sign former Chelsea man Schurrle
- July 25, 2018

The wealth available by staying in the Premier League an extra season now leads clubs to be more desperate to stay up, like last season when it felt three quarters of the club were merely hoping to survive. Sky Sports News understands that Fulham manager Slavisa Jokanovic has secured a two-year loan for Schurrle ahead of a number of interested clubs, including Crystal Palace and AC Milan . (more...)
Yankees place Gary Sanchez on DL Yankees place Gary Sanchez on DL
- July 25, 2018

It didn't look good and Sanchez got skewered for it . The manager, asked about discipline for Sanchez, said, "I was prepared to kind of handle it between him and I", which means a fine rather than a benching or demotion. If this is how you're running on the last play of the game with the bases loaded, two outs and your team down by one, then you don't deserve a starting job. (more...)
Serena Williams says she is being 'discriminated' against over doping tests Serena Williams says she is being 'discriminated' against over doping tests
- July 25, 2018

United States tennis star Serena Williams has lambasted doping officials for subjecting her to multiple tests in a short period of time, insisting she is the victim of discrimination. Williams was asked about the findings of the report during Wimbledon earlier this summer. "I had a conversation with the lead guy with USADA". It's only June, I've been tested five times. (more...)
Celtic Boss Brendan Rodgers Rules Striker Out of Rosenborg Tie Celtic Boss Brendan Rodgers Rules Striker Out of Rosenborg Tie
- July 25, 2018

We played Europa League and they played Champions League - and they beat us. He couldn't have done any more. "He's come back so fit and strong. But he will be back soon". Rosenborg, the Trondheim club now second in the Norwegian league, knocked Dundalk out of the Champions League a year ago. These are professional players. (more...)
I respect Mesut Ozil's Germany decision, says Arsenal boss Unai Emery I respect Mesut Ozil's Germany decision, says Arsenal boss Unai Emery
- July 25, 2018

The 29-year-old has announced his decision to retire from global football following the backlash he received after meeting with Turkey's president Recep Tayyip Erdogan before the World Cup. "He has experience, he has quality and he has a great mentality and we are going to help him feel good and to show his quality with us". Ozil and Ilkay Gundogan, a teammate also of Turkish descent who posed with Erdogan as well, were jeered by German fans in warm-up games before the tournament began. (more...)
India, Pakistan to face off in Asia Cup clash in Dubai India, Pakistan to face off in Asia Cup clash in Dubai
- July 25, 2018

The biennial tournament will kick off at Dubai International Cricket Stadium on September 15 with former champions Sri Lanka taking on two-time runners-up Bangladesh . The previous tournament in Bangladesh in 2016 was played in the T20 format ahead of the World T20. Despite not playing a full-fledged bilateral series against Pakistan since the 2008 terror attacks in Mumbai, the arch-rivals have played each other a number of times in the ICC eventsAlthough, Pakistan did tour India ... (more...)
Suspended Gunathilaka to miss ODIs due to misconduct Suspended Gunathilaka to miss ODIs due to misconduct
- July 25, 2018

Gunathilaka, 27, was suspended on Sunday by Sri Lanka Cricket over a "misconduct" charge after a close associate of his was arrested for allegedly raping a Norwegian woman in the team hotel in Colombo. South Africa had named the squad for the ODI series earlier to be led by Faf du Plessis. Here is the 15-man Sri Lanka squad: Angelo Mathews (captain), Dasun Shanaka, Kusal Janith Perera, Dhananjaya De Silva, Upul Tharanga, Kusal Mendis, Thisara Perera, Niroshan Dickwella, Suranga Lakmal, ... (more...)
Yankees acquire Orioles closer Zach Britton Yankees acquire Orioles closer Zach Britton
- July 25, 2018

NY entered Tuesday night's game leading the majors in ERA among relief pitchers at 2.75. The Astros and Red Sox had both previously been in contention to land Britton, according to an earlier report from MASN. Britton, 30, owns a 3.45 ERA over 16 appearances this season, and he's allowed just three hits and no runs over his last eight innings. So if that's in fact where this race winds up, good on the Orioles for maximizing their return, and the Cubs will have to keep looking for ... (more...)
Defence key for Lions in Waratahs clash Defence key for Lions in Waratahs clash
- July 25, 2018

All three tries came while the Highlanders were down to 14 men by the sin-binning of winger Waisake Naholo . "We know how unsafe they are, we have a great rivalry", Robertson said. "We allowed them to get a roll on in that first half with some silly errors and some ill-discipline at the rucks". We lost four line outs, couldn't get any possession, couldn't hang onto anything. (more...)
Manchester United, Chelsea 'enquire about Thiago Alcantara' Manchester United, Chelsea 'enquire about Thiago Alcantara'
- July 25, 2018

If Bayern got their way though, the 27-year-old would not be going anywhere, as sporting director Hasan Salihamidzic tries desperately to keep hold of his man. But for Manchester United and Chelsea , they only have until August 9 to sign players following Premier League clubs' agreement to shorten the transfer window . (more...)
Cort Nielsen wins Stage 15, Thomas keeps Tour lead on Froome Cort Nielsen wins Stage 15, Thomas keeps Tour lead on Froome
- July 25, 2018

Briton Geraint Thomas retained the overall lead after a 181.5-km hilly ride from Millau through the vineyards of Minervois, Corbieres and Cabardes in Southwestern France. The only sustained attack against Thomas came from Daniel Martin, who is 10th at nearly seven minutes behind. I think he made me sleep a little bit bad, because I got nervous, but he was doing a really good job explaining the stage during the whole race today. (more...)
Kawhi Leonard passes physical with Toronto Raptors Kawhi Leonard passes physical with Toronto Raptors
- July 25, 2018

Will he re-sign? Will he ever speak? The Spurs' medical team has received criticism for its loss of control in Kawhi Leonard's injury recovery. Leonard last played on January 13; he sat out the rest of the season to manage a quad injury. (more...)
Ricciardo Aims For Win in Hungary Following Retirement in ‘Frustrating’ German GP Ricciardo Aims For Win in Hungary Following Retirement in ‘Frustrating’ German GP
- July 25, 2018

Despite having the quickest time , it's set to be a challenging weekend for Ricciardo who has been hit with a series of grid penalties. "A pretty good Friday, I feel like we have a good balance with the vehicle which shows by topping the session", said Verstappen. (more...)
The Open 2018: How Francesco Molinari triumphed The Open 2018: How Francesco Molinari triumphed
- July 25, 2018

Tiger Woods had a 66 and was four shots behind, the closest he has been going into the final round at a major in five years. "The only hole I should have made bogey on was 17 after the tee shot, and I got away with par there". "Playing with Tiger (Woods) made it even more special". Kisner, who has been at the top of the leaderboard all week, is aiming for a wire-to-wire win, and the form he showed while compiling a 68 on Saturday should serve as a warning to his title rivals. (more...)
Tour de France riders sprayed with tear gas amid protest by farmers Tour de France riders sprayed with tear gas amid protest by farmers
- July 25, 2018

It was another cruel blow for the team after Tim de Clerq withdrew on Stage 16 with an illness. France's most iconic sporting event - an organised protest against French government policy - was interrupted by a bicycle race overnight, resulting in the accidental teargassing of several Tour De France riders. (more...)
Jurgen Klopp admits that he was wrong about rival star Paul Pogba Jurgen Klopp admits that he was wrong about rival star Paul Pogba
- July 25, 2018

And in the process Klopp believes that he will help Liverpool with his goals, which have always been important for the team. Alisson became the most expensive goalkeeper in history after joining from Roma, while Liverpool also spent significant sums to lure Naby Keita , Fabinho and Xherdan Shaqiri to Anfield. (more...)
MLB Rumors: Yankees To Acquire Orioles Lefty Reliever Zach Britton
- July 25, 2018

Baltimore earlier dealt off star shortstop Manny Machado to the Dodgers. Britton, who entered Tuesday's game against the Red Sox having recorded eight straight scoreless outings while holding hitters to a.125 batting average over that span. (more...)

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