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Manchester United ‘staggered’ by £50m asking price Manchester United ‘staggered’ by £50m asking price
- July 13, 2019

The 21-year-old has been a midfield target for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer this summer as the Norwegian looks to rejuvenate his squad. Sean Longstaff spent loan periods at English League One club Blackpool and Scottish Premiership side Kilmarnock. (more...)
Soccer star Allie Long says her LA hotel room was burglarized Soccer star Allie Long says her LA hotel room was burglarized
- July 13, 2019

The team was also honored at the ESPYS on Wednesday night, but unfortunately, unsavory characters knew about their whereabouts, so they made a decision to take advantage of it for their own personal gain. Allie Long tweeted on Thursday it happened after the team was honored at The ESPYS on Wednesday night. The mayor, who is challenging for the Democratic nomination in the 2020 U.S. (more...)
Manchester United tell Inter Milan what they'll accept for Romelu Lukaku Manchester United tell Inter Milan what they'll accept for Romelu Lukaku
- July 12, 2019

Lukaku fears he has slipped behind Marcus Rashford in the pecking order to be United's central striker next season. Pogba has had a rocky relationship with Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and with many United fans this past season. (more...)
The Kevin Durant-Kyrie Irving Nets era is officially here The Kevin Durant-Kyrie Irving Nets era is officially here
- July 12, 2019

The No. 35 has been KD's lifelong number, spanning his entire basketball career and clearly hold enough weight to find itself in the name of KD's VC firm 35 Ventures, and in a heartfelt post, Durant was sure to underscore his journey with the number thus far. (more...)
Djokovic books spot in final, targets 16th major Djokovic books spot in final, targets 16th major
- July 12, 2019

This highly-anticipated Federer vs. Nadal 2019 Wimbledon semifinal is scheduled to get underway around 10 a.m. ET from Centre Court at the All England Club. "If Rafa wins the French Open it is a good year, if he wins another Slam as well it is a great year". Stream: WatchESPN and the ESPN App. ESPN3 will offer the "Wimbledon Multicam, with boxes focusing on each player, online and on the ESPN app". (more...)
Green on Kawhi: 'He gave me no updates' Green on Kawhi: 'He gave me no updates'
- July 12, 2019

There's a chance he would have signed with the Lakers if the George trade hadn't happened, and there's a chance he really wasn't considering them. DeMarcus Cousins is primed to finally overcome his injury woes and show the National Basketball Association that he still has a lot left in the gas tank. (more...)
Novak Djokovic overcomes plucky Bautista Agut to reach Wimbledon final
- July 12, 2019

And, let's be honest, this tournament desperately needs an exciting match to light it up, as it's been pretty mediocre stuff by and large on the men's side so far. "And if he can't, well, then, that's good for me". Federer had spent 231 consecutive weeks as world number one and won his past 65 grass-court matches, yet Nadal toppled him to win his first Wimbledon title. (more...)
Tour de France stage six - the first day in the mountains Tour de France stage six - the first day in the mountains
- July 12, 2019

A small breakaway group of four riders was caught on the final ascent, the Cote des Cinq Chateaux, and Costa tried and failed to escape on a short and flat run-in to the finish. "I can't grasp what's happening", the Italian said. But Ciccone got a delightful consolation prize, in the shape of the yellow jersey. Since the Planche des Belles Filles featured for the first time on the Tour in 2012, the rider in yellow after that stage went on to win the race - Bradley Wiggins in 2012, ... (more...)
Lawyers for Atletico Madrid attacker Griezmann at LaLiga offices today Lawyers for Atletico Madrid attacker Griezmann at LaLiga offices today
- July 12, 2019

And now Griezmann has been confirmed as a Barcelona player. Griezmann , meanwhile, is preparing to fly to Catalunya, where he will sign a five-year deal to stay at Camp Nou until 2024. Barca are also said to be closing in on a deal for Atletico Madrid superstar Griezmann , and will also reportedly go after their former Brazil forward Neymar , who is believed to be desperate to leave Paris Saint-Germain. (more...)
Marcus Morris to sign $15 million deal with New York Knicks Marcus Morris to sign $15 million deal with New York Knicks
- July 12, 2019

Then, Morris and his representation threw a wrench into the whole process by reconsidering their agreement after the Knicks reconstructed Reggie Bullock 's contract to create the cap space to give Morris a richer offer than San Antonio was able to make using the mid-level exception. (more...)
Silverstone Circuit Secures British Grand Prix Until 2024 Silverstone Circuit Secures British Grand Prix Until 2024
- July 12, 2019

Feeling that the race stewards in Austria were fair yet inconsistent in failing to punish Max Verstappen for his winning move on him, Charles Leclerc has vowed to be more aggressive in future. After the Austrian Grand Prix a video emerged on social media of the aftermath of a karting crash between Leclerc and Verstappen in 2012 in which Leclerc was the driver who came out on top. (more...)
Wimbledon semi-final, Nadal-Federer Wimbledon semi-final, Nadal-Federer
- July 12, 2019

Last year, he was beaten in five sets by Djokovic in the semifinals. It was the second time this week he had been to the All England Club to watch Federer . Nadal's return game has never been better too. So, yet again at a major it's the same trio plus one in the semi finals, with Nadal , Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer still in contention, along with Roberto Bautista Agut . (more...)
Williams versus Halep in Wimbledon women’s final Williams versus Halep in Wimbledon women’s final
- July 12, 2019

Williams converted four of her five break points, while Strycova failed on all three of her chances. Simona Halep dispatched Elina Svitolina in straight sets to reach her first Wimbledon final, winning 6-1 6-3 in just over an hour. Open final against Naomi Osaka, which she said led her to seek therapy. Although Svitolina stayed with Halep for the first part of the second set, the self-belief and fight had gone and when the Romanian broke for 4-3 it was game over. (more...)
My Prime Years Coming - Divock Origi Delights At New Liverpool Contract My Prime Years Coming - Divock Origi Delights At New Liverpool Contract
- July 12, 2019

Divock Origi has become the latest Liverpool player to commit his future to the club by signing a new deal at Anfield. That decision was vindicated as the Belgium global contributed five of the club's most important goals in 2018-19 - two in the Champions League semifinal win against Barcelona, late winners in the Premier League against Everton and Newcastle in addition to his strike against Spurs in the UCL final - despite limited game time. (more...)
Why Arsenal star refused to join club on United States pre season tour Why Arsenal star refused to join club on United States pre season tour
- July 12, 2019

The big story out of Arsenal yesterday was the club confirming on their official website that Laurent Koscielny would not be going on the pre-season tour. It it the summer of player rebellions and Arsenal is the latest team to experience it as Laurent Koscielny wants out of Arsenal and is holding out in an effort to force a move. (more...)
West Bengal: Cricket fan dies after MS Dhoni gets out West Bengal: Cricket fan dies after MS Dhoni gets out
- July 12, 2019

New Zealand's bowlers got off to a flying start with the dismissals of KL Rahul, Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli , who all scored just one run each. Pakistan lost to India by 124 runs via the Duckworth-Lewis-Stern method in the group stage of the Champions Trophy, but the men in green absolutely demolished their arch-rivals by 180 runs in the final. (more...)
New Zealand stun India to reach Cricket World Cup final New Zealand stun India to reach Cricket World Cup final
- July 12, 2019

A set of Indian fans wearing jersies with Virat Kohli's name at the front and Mahendra Singh Dhoni's at the back got the Intenational Cricket Council (ICC) to cook up a smart tweet that got people talking as India took on New Zealand in the first semifinal of the World Cup at the Old Trafford on Tuesday. (more...)
Australia 'outplayed' by England in World Cup semi, says Finch Australia 'outplayed' by England in World Cup semi, says Finch
- July 12, 2019

The Eoin Morgan-led side produced a scintillating bowling performance and followed it with as sound batting show, leaving Australia in shambles. "They absorbed a bit of pressure, saw that swing was going to be a little bit of a threat and the way they waited until the bowlers came into their areas to hurt them was very smart", said Joe Root, who saw England through to victory with a brisk unbeaten 49 from 46 balls. (more...)
Three Potential Trade Destinations for Melvin Gordon Three Potential Trade Destinations for Melvin Gordon
- July 11, 2019

Running back Melvin Gordon has informed the Los Angeles Chargers that unless he receives a new contract, he will not report to training camp and he will demand a trade, his agent Fletcher Smith told ESPN . From Gordon's perspective, the Chargers have shown weakness without his presence. Gordon ranks fourth in total rushing yards since 2016 and his 28 rushing touchdowns during that stretch is tied for second among all running backs. (more...)
Allardyce: I turned down the chance to go back to Newcastle Allardyce: I turned down the chance to go back to Newcastle
- July 11, 2019

However, he'd suffer empty promises from Ashley, which future Newcastle coaches would deal with - most notably Benitez, who has since taken charge at Chinese Super League outfit, Dalian Yifang. "Allardyce continued: "'It wasn't something I thought about for too long. It was better that I made a quick decision for everybody because they're in pre-season now. (more...)