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Etzebeth to lead Boks against Wallabies in Rugby Championship opener Etzebeth to lead Boks against Wallabies in Rugby Championship opener
- Июля 20, 2019

Folau Fainga'a, 1. James Slipper. "A lot of our game is based on connection, on and off the field, so while a team is made up of 15 players on the field, we're about 23 guys being connected and committed". Fellow looseheads Sio (adductor) and Tom Robertson (ankle) were sent home midweek from Johannesburg while his Brumbies teammate Alan Alaalatoa (foot) was also ruled out. (more...)
Arsenal 'haven't made a bid anywhere near' valuation of Wilfried Zaha Arsenal 'haven't made a bid anywhere near' valuation of Wilfried Zaha
- Июля 20, 2019

Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson says he is unaware of Wilfried Zaha telling the club he wants to leave and expects the forward to stay at Selhurst Park this summer . Arsenal, meanwhile, are expected to make a concerted "push" for the winger's signature over the coming days. "He has not spoken to me". "But the bottom line is, when Manchester United come calling and they're prepared to pay what the club feel is the market value of the player, then all we can do is wish him well". (more...)
Emery talks up leadership role for Holding amid Koscielny doubt Emery talks up leadership role for Holding amid Koscielny doubt
- Июля 20, 2019

Heading into his 4th season with the club, Granit Xhaka is the new favourite to take over the Arsenal captaincy, according to The Telegraph . Emery had labelled him an "important player" earlier this week but has now openly admitted Koscielny could leave. (more...)
Pogba and Madrid? There's nothing to be said Pogba and Madrid? There's nothing to be said
- Июля 20, 2019

According to Spanish media outlet Marca , Real, the only club seriously interested in Pogba , have chose to back away from the deal due to United's €200m valuation of the player - a clear indication that they have no interest in selling their talisman this summer. (more...)
McIlroy misses halfway cut despite shooting 65 at British Open McIlroy misses halfway cut despite shooting 65 at British Open
- Июля 20, 2019

J.B Holmes of Campbellsville (Ky.) is atop the leaderboard at 5-under par, Shane Lowry of Ireland sits at 4-under and 14 others are tied at 3-under. There was Rory McIlroy , after 8 p.m. local time, standing in the 18 fairway, and it was not clear if he was there to produce a golf shot or a movie. (more...)
Tamim says Sri Lanka series will be 'very challenging' Tamim says Sri Lanka series will be 'very challenging'
- Июля 20, 2019

Tamim Iqbal will lead the side in the absence of Mashrafe, according to reports. Moreover, the veteran cricketer will be out of action for about a month. Bangladesh finished at the eighth position in the World Cup as the side managed to win just three matches in the tournament. "It seems this is my last tour of Sri Lanka as a member of the Bangladesh team", Mashrafe said. (more...)
Ibrahimovic walks the walk with LA derby hat-trick Ibrahimovic walks the walk with LA derby hat-trick
- Июля 20, 2019

Ibrahimovic had goals in the eighth, 56th and 70th minutes as the Galaxy improved to 2-0-2 all-time against their northern neighbors who play 12 miles up the Harbor Freeway in downtown Los Angeles. He completed his second MLS hat-trick 14 minutes later with a powerful drive from 20 yards - his 16th league goal of the season. Right foot, header, left foot - the ideal hat-trick. (more...)
Guardiola confirms City are in the market for a defender Guardiola confirms City are in the market for a defender
- Июля 20, 2019

The Citizens are in the market for a new defender after club captain Vincent Kompany departed the Etihad following 11 seasons at the club. City has been linked with Leicester City's Harry Maguire, and while Guardiola refused to discuss the England worldwide specifically, he acknowledges that they are looking at transfer targets. (more...)
Missouri man fined $500 for aiming laser at Tom Brady Missouri man fined $500 for aiming laser at Tom Brady
- Июля 20, 2019

According to the outlet, Dwyan Morgan, 64, was charged with disturbing the peace for using a green laser pointer to distract Brady at Arrowhead Stadium during the fourth quarter of the game in January. Morgan's probably still bitter New England went on to win that game, 37-31 in overtime, and then won the Super Bowl. The fine may have been small, but Morgan also has to deal with the fact that he has been banned forever from entering Arrowhead stadium. (more...)
Mikel Retires From National Team Mikel Retires From National Team
- Июля 20, 2019

TUKO.co.ke earlier reported that Super Eagles coach Rohr has hinted that the search for replacement of former captain John Obi Mikel will commence immediately. "The 2019 Africa Cup of Nations marks my last championship for the national team with Super Eagles". "My national career started in 2003, under 17 World Cup and I'm grateful to the national team for placing me on the world arena and allowing me to show my skill and have an incredible national and worldwide career". (more...)
Pochettino: I'd have probably left Spurs if we'd won the Champions League Pochettino: I'd have probably left Spurs if we'd won the Champions League
- Июля 20, 2019

I'm a happy man, working with 25 players, always. Pochettino continued: "Maybe if it was a different result after the final you can think, "OK, maybe this is a moment to step out of the club , leave the club and give them the possibility of a really new chapter with a new coaching staff". (more...)
FA contact Huddersfield over new logo FA contact Huddersfield over new logo
- Июля 20, 2019

Indeed, many people smelt the same rat. Another said: "Congratulations on officially winning Paddy Power's 2019 pageant show". The operator and club released images of the team's kit on July 17, with the shirt featuring a large diagonal sash bearing the company's logo. (more...)
Klopp relaxed over contract talks Klopp relaxed over contract talks
- Июля 20, 2019

Liverpool are now in the United States for their pre-season camp and are set to play friendlies against Borussia Dortmund , Sevilla and Sporting Lisbon over the space of five days. "I don't think they would have had 98 points if we wouldn't have been around - and we would not have had 97 points if Man City wouldn't have been around". (more...)
Chiefs: Hill to return to team at start of training camp Chiefs: Hill to return to team at start of training camp
- Июля 20, 2019

I full respect and accept the NFL's decision. The Kansas City Chiefs have suspended Tyreek Hill after an audio recording of a conversation with his fiancée regarding their son's broken arm went public. "The club fully fully supports the conditions for return laid out by the league and will continue to monitor any new developments in the case. We are glad to welcome Tyreek back to the team". (more...)
Oilers land James Neal for Milan Lucic in trade with Flames Oilers land James Neal for Milan Lucic in trade with Flames
- Июля 20, 2019

The Oilers have reportedly linked up on a deal with their provincial rivals, the Calgary Flames, on a deal to swap Lucic for James Neal . The deal, which has been confirmed by multiple reliable National Hockey League insiders, will reportedly include some salary retention by the Oilers on Lucic's contract, and includes a conditional draft pick. (more...)
Arsenal interested in Gremio forward Everton Soares Arsenal interested in Gremio forward Everton Soares
- Июля 20, 2019

Everton impressed whilst on show at the Copa America and ended up as top scorer with three goals, taking home the golden boot. It appears the move has taken its next step towards completion, as journalist Emanuele Guilaneli claims that the Gunners have already agreed an initial €28m fee with Gremio , which could rise up to €40m through performance-related bonuses. (more...)
Former Giants Player Mitch Petrus Dies Of Heatstroke At 32 Former Giants Player Mitch Petrus Dies Of Heatstroke At 32
- Июля 19, 2019

Pulaski County Coroner Gerone Hobbs ruled heat stroke as the official cause of death. There had been a heat advisory in effect for much of Arkansas on Thursday. The area has been under a heat advisory, with temperatures into the 90s. "Our thoughts go out to Mitch's family and friends". The Razorbacks honored their former collegiate star on Twitter , writing, "We are deeply saddened by the passing of Mitch Petrus". (more...)
Australian cyclist Rohan Dennis located after abandoning Tour de France Australian cyclist Rohan Dennis located after abandoning Tour de France
- Июля 19, 2019

The Australian's team Bahrain Merida, however, were unable to locate him for over an hour, before he was spotted with his bike parked against the team bus near the finish line. Stangelj was not aware of any complaint from Denis in regards with his time trial equipment and also dismissed suppositions that Dennis could have been frustrated with his role in the team. (more...)
Tiger Woods 'sore' and 'scraping it around' at the Open Tiger Woods 'sore' and 'scraping it around' at the Open
- Июля 19, 2019

Holmes, Tommy Fleetwood and Lee Westwood . He won the Genesis Open at Riviera in February, and then failed to make the cut in eight of his next 12 tournaments, two of them majors. I had a different body and I was able to be a little bit more consistent. "I've missed seven cuts in a row and I've been trying to do that for the last seven weeks and doing it pretty poorly". (more...)
National Basketball Association star Kawhi Leonard is countersued by Nike National Basketball Association star Kawhi Leonard is countersued by Nike
- Июля 19, 2019

The difference between Leonard's amateur sketch and Nike's professional logo are comical. That is true. What is false is that the design he provided was the Claw Design. Translation. Nike isn't backing down - in fact, they're declaring war of their own! He would like to be able to use the logo with his new company. Leonard claims to have created the famous logo by tracing his own hand. (more...)