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Jurgen Klopp rules out transfer for Jadon Sancho Jurgen Klopp rules out transfer for Jadon Sancho
- Июня 29, 2020

Speaking personally, when it gets to the FA Cup quarter-finals, semi-finals, I still get little butterflies. If I was to airdrop, the boy Sane at City I really do [like]. "But I think Pep Guardiola is the best coach of the world". "I don't know if he will leave in the summer or at the end of his contract". We played them twice earlier in the season, of course, and we know what we need to do well. (more...)
Todd takes sole lead as Johnson chases at Travelers Todd takes sole lead as Johnson chases at Travelers
- Июня 29, 2020

The tour said in a statement that as of next week's Rocket Mortgage Classic in Detroit, no players, caddie or other individual will be allowed inside the "bubble" until first being cleared via a negative COVID-19 test. World number six Johnson, who started the day six shots off the lead, carded nine birdies and no pars in a career-low round on the PGA Tour. Dustin Johnson produced some outstanding putting and enjoyed a few moments of good fortune as he clinched his first win in over 16 ... (more...)
Cam Newton signs one-year contract with New England Patriots Cam Newton signs one-year contract with New England Patriots
- Июня 29, 2020

The deal, which will give Newton a chance to compete for the Patriots' starting job, is for the "bare minimum", according to the NFL Network's Ian Rapoport. Newton, who turned 31 last month, dealt with numerous injuries during his nine seasons with the Carolina Panthers . In those two games, Newton threw for a combined 572 yards, but failed to find the endzone through the air or on the ground, and threw one interception. (more...)
Holders Manchester City, Arsenal and Chelsea advance to FA Cup semifinals Holders Manchester City, Arsenal and Chelsea advance to FA Cup semifinals
- Июня 29, 2020

Both games will be held at Wembley over the weekend of July 18-19. Manchester United , who last won the competition in 2016, booked their place in the last four on Saturday when Harry Maguire forced home the decisive goal in extra-time to clinch his side a 2-1 win at Norwich. (more...)
Man City cruise past Newcastle into FA Cup semi-finals Man City cruise past Newcastle into FA Cup semi-finals
- Июня 29, 2020

De Bruyne put City ahead from the penalty spot in the 37th minute of a dominant first half. Manchester United will face Chelsea in the other semi-final. David Luiz was a surprise call-up to the line-up after missing the last two games through suspension, as Rob Holding dropped to the bench. Sheffield had the ball in the back of the net just before the 10-minute mark through John Lundstram's header, but the goal chalked off for offside after a review from the Video Assistant Referee. (more...)
Title blow as Barcelona draw with Celta Title blow as Barcelona draw with Celta
- Июня 29, 2020

It could get worse for Barca, too, as they host third-placed Atletico Madrid in the Camp Nou on Tuesday, with Zidane hoping that his bitter city rivals do them a favor in the hunt for what would be just their second La Liga crown in the last seven seasons. (more...)
Depleted Pakistan squad begins tour of England Depleted Pakistan squad begins tour of England
- Июня 28, 2020

In their 18 Tests since then, England have used six different opening pairs (five excluding nightwatchman Jack Leach), and no pair has opened together more than nine times. The travelling party did not include 10 players who tested positive for the virus last week. The squad has been pruned to 20 due to the positive COVID-19 tests among the players in the team. (more...)
Megan Rapinoe praises NWSL players for kneeling during national anthem Megan Rapinoe praises NWSL players for kneeling during national anthem
- Июня 28, 2020

The two National Women's Soccer League teams released a joint statement, demanding that liberties and freedoms that this nation was founded upon be extended to everyone. North Carolina's Brazilian star Debinha had opened the scoring in the 75th only for Portland's Simone Naomi Charley to equalize in the 80th. The NWSL is the first professional team sport in the United States to return amid the coronavirus outbreak. (more...)
Chipotle promises investigation after Darius Leonard says he was racially profiled Chipotle promises investigation after Darius Leonard says he was racially profiled
- Июня 28, 2020

And we basically got kicked out of Chipotle because of that. After leaving the restaurant, Leonard even went back inside to peacefully explain to the manager why he believed the situation was unfair and racially motivated. Y'all White people don't understand what we go through'. Just go sit down in public, go sit down and eat without being bothered. "If the police is involved, you're thinking you're not making it home". (more...)
Arsenal renews with Brazilian defender David Luiz Arsenal renews with Brazilian defender David Luiz
- Июня 28, 2020

Arsenal's sporting director, Edu, has given reasons why the club has not gotten rid of David Luiz . It's a divisive move by the Emirates Stadium club by virtue of the fact that the 26-year-old suffered ankle ligament damage in last week's 3-0 defeat by Manchester City . (more...)
Barcelona held to a draw at Celta Barcelona held to a draw at Celta
- Июня 28, 2020

This take-the-hint message from Suarez to Quique Setien and his coaching staff is direct and clear. Suarez scored both goals for the Catalans, but a thrilling free kick from Iago Aspas equaled his impressive brace. "We controlled a large part of the game, but we failed to score more goals", Setien said at his post-match press conference. The result is a potentially crucial one for Zidane's Real Madrid who know that a win against bottom-of-the-table Espanyol on Sunday can put ... (more...)
Davis Cup, Fed Cup Cancelled For 2020 Davis Cup, Fed Cup Cancelled For 2020
- Июня 28, 2020

Now the World Group I and World Group II preliminary matches will be played next March or September, with the finals to be held in Madrid during the week of 22 November, 2021. The Fed Cup is the premier global team competition in women's tennis, launched in 1963 and is the world's largest annual women's worldwide team sports competition in terms of the number of nations that compete. (more...)
Arjen Robben in ‘dream’ comeback bid with first club Groningen Arjen Robben in ‘dream’ comeback bid with first club Groningen
- Июня 28, 2020

Robben , 36, made his FC Groningen debut at 16, scoring 12 goals in 52 appearances before moves to PSV , Chelsea and Real Madrid . The former Netherlands worldwide, who has also played for Chelsea, PSV Eindhoven and Real Madrid, has won 12 league titles in a glittering career, and 96 caps for his country including playing in the 2010 World Cup final in Johannesburg. (more...)
Plane with ‘Defund NASCAR,’ Confederate Flag Banner Flies Above Talladega Superspeedway Plane with ‘Defund NASCAR,’ Confederate Flag Banner Flies Above Talladega Superspeedway
- Июня 28, 2020

But in the early hours of Monday morning, Wallace took to Twitter to express his sadness at the actions of the unnamed individual. The race, the first during the coronavirus pandemic to have fans in attendance, ended up being postponed to Monday due to inclement weather. (more...)
Third PGA golfer tests positive for coronavirus Third PGA golfer tests positive for coronavirus
- Июня 28, 2020

Lurking two strokes behind is former world number one Dustin Johnson, whose deft iron play helped produce a career low nine-under 61 on Saturday, good for sole possession of second place. "I was feeling pretty exhausted and sore after the round yesterday but didn't think much of it because I had practiced a lot Monday to Wednesday", McCarthy said in a PGA Tour statement, obtained by CBS Sports . (more...)
Six-times runner-up Mickelson gets exemption into U.S. Open Six-times runner-up Mickelson gets exemption into U.S. Open
- Июня 28, 2020

Open. The World Amateur Golf Ranking® will be utilized to round out the amateur contingent at Winged Foot, as the top seven point leaders who are not otherwise exempt as of August 19 will be added to the six amateurs who are now exempt. Mickelson was No. 61 when the ranking was frozen, and now is at No. 66. Golf Australia magazine columnist Geoff Ogilvy won the last US Open played at Winged Foot in 2006. (more...)
Former boxing champ Roberto 'Hands of Stone' Duran infected with COVID-19 Former boxing champ Roberto 'Hands of Stone' Duran infected with COVID-19
- Июня 28, 2020

The younger Duran added, as translated from Spanish, "He is not in intensive care or on a ventilator, he is still under observation". "My father's exams have just arrived and confirm that he is positive for COVID-19", Robin Duran said on his Instagram account. (more...)
Sheffield United vs Arsenal, FA Cup quarter-final Sheffield United vs Arsenal, FA Cup quarter-final
- Июня 28, 2020

Mikel Arteta has a big job on his hands to rebuild at the Emirates, but Wilder says his position is still not too bad. He wouldn't be at Arsenal if he wasn't a good footballer but you need to gain an edge on your opponent. It hurts, we didn't want to restart in the manner we have done, but we have done, so I have to try and affect that and find out and get the answers from somewhere and I will look as deep as I possibly can. (more...)
10 arrested as fans celebrate Liverpool's EPL win 10 arrested as fans celebrate Liverpool's EPL win
- Июня 28, 2020

Tthe City boss refuses to look beyond 2021 - fuelling speculation it could be his last season with a two-year Champions League UEFA ban looming. Over the course of the weekend, Guardiola resolved to stay, partly due to the forceful arguments put forward by the City hierarchy that they would win the case, which has now been heard, with a verdict to come next month at the Court of Arbitration for Sport. (more...)
Wolves beat Villa, boost top four dreams Wolves beat Villa, boost top four dreams
- Июня 28, 2020

Leander Dendoncker - He scored the victor on his return to the team and his midfield runs were risky, while he also did so much defensive work to stop Grealish getting on the ball in unsafe areas. The Wolves were on top and Joao Moutinho's free-kick was flicked goalwards by Raul Jimenez , but Orjan Nyland was well placed to save. Despite Villa's only shot on target coming from Grealish with a tame effort down the barrel at Rui Patrício , Villa matched Wolves well - with only a ... (more...)