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Sports Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho in talks with €100m midfielder
Author: 0 Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho in talks with €100m midfielder

We are not the best squad in the world and don't have the best players in the world, or we do have some, but not eight or nine or 10 like some other big clubs have. "I want to grow up as a leader and a player as well". For so long, it looked like Alvaro Morata would sign for Manchester United , with the Red Devils holding negotiations with Real Madrid .

Sports Romelu Lukaku reveals why he opted for Manchester United over Chelsea
Author: 0 Romelu Lukaku reveals why he opted for Manchester United over Chelsea

Speaking to the BBC , the former Chelsea boss said: "Every club is getting good players, every club is investing a lot and some clubs are paying too much and by paying too much they create a very odd and out of control market". "I don't know if anybody asked us how it felt". The Frenchman's quick feet saw him leave both Daniel Carvajal and Luka Modric spellbound as he surged inside from the left, before squaring the ball across the six-yard box.

Sports Chelsea and Man City to lock horns over Arsenal star
Author: 0 Chelsea and Man City to lock horns over Arsenal star

Liverpool were initially thought to be heading Premier League worldwide in the versatile England midfielder in the summer transfer window. Oxlade-Chamberlain signed for Arsenal as a teenager from Southampton in 2010 for around £12m, but the England worldwide has struggled to nail down a regular spot in the starting XI, as injuries have often affected his momentum.

Sports Big Ten media days
Author: 0 Big Ten media days

In the future, Delany said, he expects just two Friday games per year beyond Labor Day weekend, with as much as 10 months' notice for schools to prepare. Full-member made around $36 million last year and are expected to receive more than $50 million starting next year, thanks to the new television contract.

Sports Man City arrivals have brought trophy hunger back - Kompany
Author: 0 Man City arrivals have brought trophy hunger back - Kompany

The Brazil right-back signed a five-year contract at the Etihad Stadium, with City completing a deal believed to be worth £26.5million on Sunday. The Spanish global started ahead of Danilo in the Champions League final in Cardiff as Real Madrid beat Juventus 4-1 to lift their 12th European Cup.

Sports MLB Predictions: Are Yankees a safe bet to beat struggling Reds? 7/25/17
Author: 0 MLB Predictions: Are Yankees a safe bet to beat struggling Reds? 7/25/17

The Yankees and Reds combined for a play even rarer, though, and perhaps the second-rarest version of the triple play, after the unassisted variety: one that resulted in a run. Frazier didn't receive an RBI for his work, but the 6-6-3-3-5-6 triple play will be a fun trivia answer for Yankees fans to remember. Castillo was pretty great the rest of the way, allowing no more walks and just two more hits, but the damage was already done.

Sports New England Patriots WR Andrew Hawkins Is Retiring
Author: 0 New England Patriots WR Andrew Hawkins Is Retiring

Broadcasting via LeBron James' Uninterrupted, Hawkins revealed to fans the news as well as his reasoning for departing the NFL after just six seasons in the league. Hawkins ends his career with 209 receptions for 2,419 yards and nine touchdowns over 74 games. Ironically, his retirement could open the roster door for another undrafted wide receiver, rookie Austin Carr .

Sports American Jordan Spieth Wins the British Open
Author: 0 American Jordan Spieth Wins the British Open

Spieth's mother, Christine, and brother, Steven, captured some photos of the joyous homecoming, which they posted to Instagram. Spieth only has to wait three weeks until he gets his first crack at the career Grand Slam at the PGA Championship.

Sports Katie Ledecky sets 400 free meet record in worlds prelims
Author: 0 Katie Ledecky sets 400 free meet record in worlds prelims

In Russia, she said her legs had turned to jelly in her debut attempt at the feat when she qualified only sixth fastest for the 200 final. Ledecky posted a dominating win in the women's 400-meter freestyle. "I just would have liked a faster time, but I guess it means I have stuff I can work on over the next couple of years". It was left to Lilly King , Kylie Masse and Adam Peaty to take down the swimming record book - and King to claim another impressive triumph over her Russian rival.

Sports Study finds CTE in 99 percent of ex-NFL players
Author: 0 Study finds CTE in 99 percent of ex-NFL players

Researchers from the VA Boston Healthcare System and Boston University School of Medicine found "overwhelming circumstantial evidence that CTE is linked to football", neuropathologist Ann McKee , who diagnosed numerous brains, said, according to the Washington Post .

Sports Ravens RB Kenneth Dixon to have meniscus surgery
Author: 0 Ravens RB Kenneth Dixon to have meniscus surgery

If he can stay healthy, and in the good graces of the league office. The extent of the meniscus tear was not yet known, leaving open the possibility that Dixon could return in the normal 4-6 week time frame . Dixon sprained his MCL during training camp last season, then sprained it again during Week 3 of the preseason. The Ravens signed tailback Bobby Rainey to replace Dixon on the roster, per The Baltimore Sun's Jeff Zrebiec .

Sports Orlando City acquires Dom Dwyer from Sporting Kansas City
Author: 0 Orlando City acquires Dom Dwyer from Sporting Kansas City

Coming off a big game with the USA men's national team in the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup, the former University of South Florida soccer player is joining Orlando City for the second time in his career. "Dom has been a great player on the field and a tremendous ambassador off of it for this organization", Kansas City coach Peter Vermes said in a statement.

Sports Suns G Brandon Knight suffers torn ACL
Author: 0 Suns G Brandon Knight suffers torn ACL

Suns team physician Dr. Tom Carter diagnosed the injury in Knight's left knee. The expectation at this point in time is that he will miss the entire 2017-18 season. After averaging a career-high 19.6 points per game two years ago with Phoenix , Knight struggled last season. In 2015, Knight had arthroscopic surgery on his left ankle.

Sports A First for MSNBC in the Nielsens
Author: 0 A First for MSNBC in the Nielsens

Nielsen also found that MSNBC's Morning Joe was the most-watched show between 6 and 9am, winning the top spot for the 29th week out of 30 weeks and beating CNN's New Day . But last week, Maddow's show was the second most-watched program on all of cable, falling just behind WWE Entertainment. For the first time in the network's 21-year history, MSNBC finished the week as the most-watched cable network during weekday prime (M-F 8-11pm) in total viewers.

Sports Michael Vick joins Chiefs coaching staff as intern
Author: 0 Michael Vick joins Chiefs coaching staff as intern

As ESPN's Adam Schefter noted, Vick is working this summer as a coaching intern for Andy Reid and the Kansas City Chiefs . Vick likes the idea of coaching because it would give him a chance to do something that he was never able to do during his 13-year career: Win a Super Bowl .

Sports Women In Blue, You Won A Billion Hearts, Says Twitter
Author: 0 Women In Blue, You Won A Billion Hearts, Says Twitter

It wasn't easy for England but credit to them for keeping their nerve. There was as time when the match was in the balance and could have gone either way. The final match between India and England was the most watched match in the history of women's ODI. But her blushes were spared when Shrubsole bowled Rajeshwari Gayakwad off the very next ball.

Sports Yari, Ajimobi, Shettima, two PDP governors to visit Buhari in London
Author: 0 Yari, Ajimobi, Shettima, two PDP governors to visit Buhari in London

The governor who seemingly had not had a change of dress after his visit with the President was seen still wearing the caftan and exact same cap and the earphone which he had on during the visit. President Muhammadu Buhari has hinted that his return from the United Kingdom to resume duties at home is subject to his doctors' advice. Adesina said: "We want to thank you for your cooperation thus far and how you have treated the presidency".

Sports Michael Phelps loses TV race against Great White Shark
Author: 0 Michael Phelps loses TV race against Great White Shark

The record-breaking American athlete, who had always maintained that he would never swim alongside a real shark , did come face to face with two live sharks in a cage dive off Cape Town, South Africa earlier this month. Shark: Great Gold vs". But many viewers of the Discovery Channel's much-publicized race between man and beast found the result to be a little fishy.

Sports Chelsea Ready For £50m Matic Deal
Author: 0 Chelsea Ready For £50m Matic Deal

Matic has already been informed that he will be allowed to go, as a gesture of goodwill in view of his service to the club. While he might have been a better fit at Manchester United , Matic will undoubtedly relish the opportunity to play for Italian giants Juventus , if he manages to force the transfer through.

Sports Nets swing trade and look more interesting by the day
Author: 0 Nets swing trade and look more interesting by the day

The trade comes a year to the day after the Blazers made a decision to match the four-year, $75 million offer sheet that Brooklyn tendered Crabbe as a restricted free agent last summer. Wojnarowski reports the teams had to wait one year to make a deal after that, per league rules. Allen Crabbe of the Portland Trail Blazers . He averaged 10.7 points, 1.2 assists and 2.9 rebounds.

Sports Love Island breaks ITV2 audience record
Author: 0 Love Island breaks ITV2 audience record

Even though they may have hoped for another couple to win... The highly-addictive ITV reality show has dominated the airwaves all summer and fans are slowly trying to come to terms having to wait a whole year until it returns to our screens.

Author: 0 Danilo: Real Madrid right-back seals Manchester City move

Mendy has signed a five-year deal with the cash-rich club and will join his new squad in the US as they get ready for their second pre-season game against Real Madrid in LA. "I'd say all the senior players have the responsibility to create an environment where these guys can thrive". "I think being at the club you always have an advantage knowing how things run and go".

Sports Barbara Sinatra, Wife of Frank Sinatra, Dies at 90
Author: 0 Barbara Sinatra, Wife of Frank Sinatra, Dies at 90

The couple were married for almost 22 years - Frank's longest marriage - until the "My Way" crooner died of a heart attack at age 82 in May 1998. During her lifetime, Barbara was a huge advocate for victims of child abuse and began her foundation in effort to provide counseling and other services to victims.

Sports John Elway signs contract extension
Author: 0 John Elway signs contract extension

Everybody asks me if I'm OK health-wise, and I'm fine. Keeping Elway at the helm of the decision-making sets the Broncos up for long-term success in a terrifyingly talented AFC West division. "I'm not in a hurry, but I'm talking to a lot of people and I'm going to. go get after it and chase that just like I did coaching". Kubiak received his first head coaching job from the Texans in 2006.

Sports Ole Miss Interim HC Luke:
Author: 0 Ole Miss Interim HC Luke: "This Is My Dream Job"

A Mississippi State fan was the one who discovered the one-minute phone call former Ole Miss football coach Hugh Freeze made to an escort service on January 19 that ultimately led to his forced resignation, according to ESPN . "I feel more strongly than ever right now that I'm the man to run this program". "I was surprised", Luke said . He doesn't mind the grind, he doesn't mind getting your hands dirty.

Author: 0 Bayern Manager Ancelotti Showers Praise on Club's New Loanee

The Blues managed to pull two goals back, one at the end of the first half through Marcos Alonso and the other in the 85th minute through Michy Batshuayi . The Spanish striker was a 63rd minute substitution for the Blues, but he could not affect the outcome of Tuesday's game as Bayern Munich secured a nervy 3-2 win over the Premier League champions.

Sports Goosing The Gossip: Carlo Says United Can Have Sanches?
Author: 0 Goosing The Gossip: Carlo Says United Can Have Sanches?

United went after the young Portugal global last summer but despite appearing all but certain to sign the Benfica prodigy, it was Bayern who swooped with a late bid that secured the starlet's services. "I am now on the China tour with Bayern , but after that we will get together in Munich and hopefully one find solution". "I would like to play more", he said .

Sports Big Ten's television deals confirmed; Friday night games receive criticism
Author: 0 Big Ten's television deals confirmed; Friday night games receive criticism

The Lions won it thanks to a punt blocked by Marcus Allen and returned 60 yards for a touchdown by Grant Haley. Will Tieman will anchor SSN's coverage at Big Ten Media Days. The Big Ten has extended its deal with BTN through 2032, while signing six-year contracts with CBS for basketball and with Fox and ESPN for football, basketball and Olympic sports.

Sports Antalyaspor confirm bid for Arsenal's Jack Wilshere
Author: 0 Antalyaspor confirm bid for Arsenal's Jack Wilshere

A host of Premier League sides are reportedly interested but a shock move to the Turkish Super Lig could be an option for the midfielder with Antalyaspor president Ali Safak Ozturk affirming his side's interest. West Ham are thought to be the favored club of Wilshere though. Wilshere could only come up with two assists during his time at the Vitality Stadium last season, scoring no goals, but he is still regarded as an important midfield man; when he's actually playing of course.

Sports Swansea reject Everton's improved offer for Gylfi Sigurdsson
Author: 0 Swansea reject Everton's improved offer for Gylfi Sigurdsson

With Ross Barkley's exit from Everton looking more and more likely by the day, however, the Toffees have once again ramped up their efforts to sign Sigurdsson, and have tabled a massive offer this evening. The Merseyside outfit have recruited Jordan Pickford, Davy Klaassen, Henry Onyekuru, Sandro Ramirez, Michael Keane, Wayne Rooney and Cuco Martina so far in this window.

Sports Padres Trade 3 Pitchers To Royals
Author: 0 Padres Trade 3 Pitchers To Royals

In 11 starts this season, he was 4-3 with a 3.69 ERA and 72 strikeouts in 61 innings. The Kansas City Royals and Minnesota Twins are eyeing a playoff push, while the Detroit Tigers are in the the position of trade deadline sellers. Many observers and fans figured the first player to be traded would be reliever Brad Hand , San Diego's only All-Star. "It's tough in the sense that you're losing three guys that you love and appreciate and have poured themselves out for the club", Padres ...

Sports Chelsea want to charge Manchester United 'Romelu Lukaku tax' for Nemanja Matic
Author: 0 Chelsea want to charge Manchester United 'Romelu Lukaku tax' for Nemanja Matic

The newspaper says Juve are not prepared to meet the Blues asking price so United now have a clear run and are considered as the front runners to secure a deal for Matic this summer. Conte is certainly making his mark on the club after only one full season in charge. Chelsea have been letting go of midfielders this summer, with Ruben Loftus-Cheek, Danilo Pantic and Marco van Ginkel all sent out on loan, while Nathaniel Chalobah has been allowed to join Watford on a permanent basis.

Sports RB Leipzig's Willi Orban criticises Naby Keita tackle in training
Author: 0 RB Leipzig's Willi Orban criticises Naby Keita tackle in training

Klopp have been chasing Keita all summer after earmarking the 22-year-old as a prime target but the Merseysiders have found it increasingly hard to agree a deal with Leipzig. Sky Sports journalist Kaveh Solhekol says Keita is keen joining Liverpool this summer, however, he suggests the midfielder may have to hand in a formal transfer request to force a move to Anfield.

Sports Spieth rallies to win Open Championship
Author: 0 Spieth rallies to win Open Championship

He's now won more majors than Tiger Woods before the age of 24, and has more total wins than Jack Nicklaus by the same time. Minutes later, Spieth was scurrying with R&A rules officials for a place to drop his ball to play his next shot.

Author: 0 Real Madrid Reportedly Reach Principle Agreement of €180m for Monaco's Kylian Mbappe

Carpio mentioned in his report that Monaco could even see their kick-back from the deal increase to €30 million depending on Mbappe's performance at the Estadio Santiago Bernabeu. Thomas Lemar has been linked with a move to Arsenal, meanwhile, and Fabinho has also been tipped for a transfer. Ladbrokes list the European champions at 1/5 to land Mbappe, while it's just 3/1 that the 18-year-old stays on the French Riviera after all.