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Yankees to acquire Orioles LHP Britton Yankees to acquire Orioles LHP Britton
- Июля 26, 2018

He's a great teammate and a great friend of mine. Unlike previous year, though, which saw David Robertson , Todd Frazier and Tommy Kahnle show up in Minnesota mid-game the day after a late-night acquisition from the White Sox, Britton didn't join the Yankees in Tampa, with Cashman instead waiting to have the newest Yankee join his new team back in NY on Thursday. (more...)
Mourinho mocks Klopp transfer spending spree Mourinho mocks Klopp transfer spending spree
- Июля 26, 2018

After setting a new Premier League record for points, reaching a century, it's unsurprising to see Manchester City as strong favourites for the title once again this season. "But the family is happy living in Manchester, my experiences of the Premier League are good". It was a classic Mourinho move, as he argued it was only fair the weight of expectation increased on Liverpool's shoulders, but it was also nice to see him smiling. (more...)
Bayern Munich sign Alphonso Davies in record MLS deal Bayern Munich sign Alphonso Davies in record MLS deal
- Июля 26, 2018

The Whitecaps said in a release the move could amount to more than US$22 million, the most ever received by an MLS club in the league's 23-year history. He said: "I am very happy with my move to Bayern". Calgary-born England worldwide Owen Hargreaves played for Bayern from 2000 to 2007, winning four league titles and the 2001 Champions League. (more...)
Fiat Chrysler shares drop as CEO exit creates uncertainty Fiat Chrysler shares drop as CEO exit creates uncertainty
- Июля 26, 2018

Marchionne was credited with rescuing Fiat and Chrysler from bankruptcy after taking the Italian carmaker's wheel in 2004. Marchionne has also been replaced at luxury carmaker Ferrari , down 3-4 percent in premarket, and CNH Industrial. (more...)
Arsenal 'in talks with Paris Saint-Germain over teenager Stanley N'Soki' Arsenal 'in talks with Paris Saint-Germain over teenager Stanley N'Soki'
- Июля 26, 2018

Here are five things we learned. Arsenal head coach Unai Emery is confident that chief executive Ivan Gazidis will stay at the Emirates, despite widespread reports in Italy linking him with AC Milan. Despite the links, earlier in the month an Arsenal spokesperson told the Arsenal website Arseblog that the club was unaware of any approach from the Italian club. (more...)
Guardiola: We will not break any Premier League records this season Guardiola: We will not break any Premier League records this season
- Июля 26, 2018

The Premier League season is just a few weeks away, and we got a slight glimpse of two of England's heavyweights on Wednesday night in the International Champions Cup. The Egyptian worldwide scored 44 goals in all competitions for Liverpool last season and it seems he hasn't lost his goal-scoring touch over the summer after an impressive run-out at the MetLife Stadium that also saw him have a shot cleared off the line and he hit the bar. (more...)
Kawhi Leonard will not attend USA Basketball minicamp Kawhi Leonard will not attend USA Basketball minicamp
- Июля 26, 2018

Still, Green said he wishes he would have obtained a second opinion on his injury after learning during an exit physical at the end of the season that he had been playing with a torn groin. "[It says] slight strain, take a couple weeks off". I'd feel it. My agent (Joe Branch) said, "Maybe we should get a second opinion.' I didn't want to because I have full faith and believe in the Spurs" staff. (more...)
Why Kevin Durant Believes LeBron James’ Move To Lakers Was ‘Perfect’ Why Kevin Durant Believes LeBron James’ Move To Lakers Was ‘Perfect’
- Июля 26, 2018

While there are some rotten apples in the basket, there are a lot of good ones too. Michael Beasley isn't buying into the critics. He came to Los Angeles for "the chance to be part of something special", which he says starts with "No. Beasley, who agreed to a one-year, $3.5 million deal with the Lakers on Friday after playing with the Knicks last season, has a checkered past including an arrest on suspicion of marijuana possession while with the Suns in 2013. (more...)
India vs England| Sachin Tendulkar decodes Joe Root’s success against Kuldeep Yadav India vs England| Sachin Tendulkar decodes Joe Root’s success against Kuldeep Yadav
- Июля 26, 2018

Can he bowl enough good balls and ask questions of the batsmen as he had done in white-ball cricket? "I think he's ready", Tendulkar told Reuters in an interview. One can expect the pace bowlers to rise to the occasion but what about the spinners? "We have become so much fitter because there is so much knowledge, and there is so much contribution from everyone". (more...)
Twitter Comes Down With a Case of Tiger Woods Fever Twitter Comes Down With a Case of Tiger Woods Fever
- Июля 26, 2018

On a day of low scoring, McIlroy bogeyed two of his last three holes for a 1-under 70. In a press conference after Sunday's round, Woods acknowledged that while his inability to secure victory in Scotland is "going to sting for a little bit", he's learning to keep things in perspective. (more...)
Journalist reveals Virgil van Dijk wants new Liverpool FC signing Journalist reveals Virgil van Dijk wants new Liverpool FC signing
- Июля 26, 2018

McManaman added, " Manchester City were so dominant so you wonder whether they can carry on going". The England U21 global spent last season on loan at promoted Championship side Fulham. I completely understand. I am not concerned about what one of us said one day and the circumstances. Perhaps inspired by the action hero, Liverpool went on to stage a dramatic late 2-1 win over City in the International Champions Cup thanks to a 94th minute penalty converted by Mane. (more...)
From defeat to victory, Jemima congratulates Imran on becoming PM From defeat to victory, Jemima congratulates Imran on becoming PM
- Июля 26, 2018

But victory in the election, which marks only the second time that power in Pakistan has been transferred from one civilian government to another, will be tempered by unprecedented allegations of voting irregularities. "On India, even though Khan is likely to take a more balanced approach, he will certainly not be as forward leaning as Sharif", he said. Mr Haqqani said: "PML-N and PPP were running under constraints and PTI was operating with complete freedom and establishment backing". (more...)
France Defender Pavard Wins 2018 World Cup Best Goal Award France Defender Pavard Wins 2018 World Cup Best Goal Award
- Июля 26, 2018

Pavard's effort won a public vote to be named the best of the 169 goals scored in the tournament, seeing off competition from Colombian midfielder Juan Quintero's free-kick against Japan and Luka Modric's goal in Croatia's group-stage thumping of Argentina. (more...)
Chelsea sign ex-England goalkeeper Robert Green Chelsea sign ex-England goalkeeper Robert Green
- Июля 26, 2018

The former England worldwide had considered hanging up his gloves after being released by the Terriers. He told Chelsea's official website: "It has been a whirlwind 24 hours". Chelsea are ready to offer the veteran goalkeeper a one-year deal to move to Stamford Bridge with Green expected to finalise his move later this week. (more...)
Ramsey Admits He Doesn't Know What Is Happening With Arsenal Contract
- Июля 26, 2018

Arsenal begin their Premier League campaign at home to champions Manchester City on August 12. Ramsey is considered key to Emery's rebuilding project at the London club after the 22-year Arsene Wenger era but, with his contract expiring next year, the Wales global raised hopes he could agree a new deal. (more...)
Jurgen Klopp unconcerned with Mohamed Salah's shoulder as star makes Liverpool return
- Июля 26, 2018

It's so important. On the other hand, you constantly play football you don't want to see because the legs are heavy and it's really hard for the boys. However, Sane - who was named PFA Young Player of the Year - believes that the biggest challenge for the side to retain the title next season comes from Chelsea . (more...)
Double-double victory for Kiwis at Sevens Double-double victory for Kiwis at Sevens
- Июля 26, 2018

England are now due to face recently crowned World Rugby Sevens Series champions South Africa in the semi-final after they convincingly dispatched Scotland by a score of 36-5 in the first quarter-final of the day. World Rugby chiefs have declared the "brutal" knockout format of the World Cup Sevens a success but coaches have urged officials to think twice before using the same system more widely. (more...)
Everton Sign Brazilian For £50m Everton Sign Brazilian For £50m
- Июля 26, 2018

He believes that Everton agreed to pay a higher fee for the player to settle the bad blood over Silva. Richarlison has moved to Goodison Park for a fee that could rise to £50m , resulting in several raised eyebrows over the mammoth fee for a relatively unproven prospect. (more...)
Pakistan's Who's Who vote in knife-edge election Pakistan's Who's Who vote in knife-edge election
- Июля 25, 2018

The election has been beset by allegations of fraud and violence. That attack was also claimed by Islamic State militants. Amid reports of pre-poll rigging and tampering with the process of elections, Pakistan Chief Election Commissioner Justice Sardar Muhammad Raza (retired) on Tuesday reiterated that the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) is committed to seeing out a free and fair Pakistan general elections 2018. (more...)
Kevin Love Signs 4-Year, $120M Extension with Cavs Kevin Love Signs 4-Year, $120M Extension with Cavs
- Июля 25, 2018

With LeBron James in Los Angeles, the Cleveland Cavaliers have now committed to rebuilding the team around five-time All-Star Kevin Love . CLEVELAND-Kevin Love isn't leaving Cleveland anytime soon. "Collaboration and winning matter greatly to Kevin and that was reflected in this extension", said Altman. This quickly became a partnership the second we began these discussions. (more...)