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Geoffrey Kondogbia scores the GREATEST own goal of all time against Chelsea


Inter goalkeeper Daniele Padelli , who had no chance and held out his hands in astonishment, shrugged off the embarrassing mishap, saying afterwards it was merely "unlucky". That approach went against the west Londoners, however, when Cesar Azpilicueta received a harsh-looking penalty for a foul on Jovetic on the brink of half-time, with the referee dismissing Chelsea's protests. Read More »

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte left 'destroyed' by touchline antics

Chelsea had to part with a club-record fee to take Morata away from the Santiago Bernabeu and, according to Conte, the Blues were unable to compete with Manchester City for the signing of England worldwide fullback Kyle Walker, who is believed to have cost Pep Guardiola's team approximately £50 million. Read More »

Arsenal set to be frustrated as Monaco dig in over Lemar

However, Monaco owner Vadim Vasilyev has reportedly had enough of selling for one summer, meaning Arsenal may now be forced to abandon their pursuit of Lemar and look elsewhere as Arsene Wenger attempts to build a squad capable of returning the Gunners to the Champions League. Read More »

Kondogbia scores weird own-goal as Inter beat Chelsea


Morata started the game for the Blues but could not help the scoreline. Azpilicueta , who was so reliable a year ago, conceded a clumsy penalty in the first half which lead to Chelsea conceding the first goal. Antonio Conte worked with Candreva during his time in charge of the Italy national side. Replays showed that Cesar Azpilicueta had actually made contact with the ball before Jovetic had a goal chalked off despite appearing to be onside. Read More »

Chelsea out to avoid Mourinho fate - Conte


He led the Blues to domestic glory in his first season, winning the league by finishing seven points clear of nearest rivals Tottenham. "Two years ago, the team finished 10th place in the league and we want to avoid this". Red Devils boss Mourinho said on Tuesday he was trying to sign a defensive midfield player. "We played against two strong teams in Bayern Munich and Inter Milan in a very important period for us because we are working very hard", he said. Read More »

Record setting day for Caeleb Dressel at world championships


Edging ever closer to Michael Phelps's 2009 world record, he finished 0.04 seconds shy of the eight-year-old mark. Local favourite Kristof Milak, 17, took silver with a new world junior record time of 50.62sec. The 22-year-old has experienced a mixed campaign so far, breaking the Asian record twice for the 50m butterfly in the heats and the semi-finals but he missed out on a podium finish after coming in fifth in the final. Read More »

KCR Announces 1 Cr Cash Reward For Mithali Raj


The chief minister also announced a cash prize of Rs 1 crore for Raj and said that a house plot of 600 square yards would be given to her in the posh Banjara Hills area of the city. You played very well in this tournament. With this, she became the only women in the world to score 6000 plus runs in limited overs cricket. KCR also announced a cash prize of Rs 25 lakh for coach Murthy. Read More »

Sanchez not for sale, insists Wenger

Sanchez was set to report back for pre-season on Sunday after his summer break, but has stayed away because of illness. The 28-year-old has been linked with Paris Saint-Germain, Manchester City , Bayern Munich and Chelsea during the summer as Arsenal face a season of Europa League football having finished fifth in the Premier League last term. Read More »

Anil Kumble appeals to save tiger on International Tiger Day


This enormous animal is gradually becomingendangered since poaching has posed a major threat to the lives of the tigers. The world tiger day was formed at the Saint Petersburg Tiger Summit in the year 2010 in Russian Federation to protect tigers from going extinct. Read More »

Thomas Lemar to Arsenal: Monaco want higher offer before accepting - Dharmesh Sheth

He has been discussed as a potential replacement for contract rebel Alexis Sanchez. Lemar is Arsene Wenger's No1 target after Alexandre Lacazette arrive, but the Ligue 1 champions are reluctant to allow the France global leave. The newspaper says that following further discussions between the two clubs, Arsenal are now close to securing a £45m agreement with Monaco to bring Lemar to the Emirates. Read More »

Chelsea dealt blow as Inter Milan manager refuses Antonio Candreva sale


Inter Milan coach Luciano Spalletti has appeared to rule out the possibility of Antonio Candreva joining Chelsea in a £16.1m deal. It's the 2nd loss in a row for Chelsea in pre-season and Antonio Conte is not a happy man. Chelsea ready for new season? . "It's hard for the team and playing against Chelsea and Bayern is not easy", the Italian said. "The Swansea striker Fernando Llorente is still of interest of Chelsea , too". Read More »

PCB to sue Indian board for dishonouring MoU: Shahryar Khan


He said the PCB had no option but to seek compensation from the BCCI for not playing any bilateral series with Pakistan despite a MOU signed between the two boards in 2014. The BCCI, however, has repeatedly snubbed Pakistan's request for resumption of cricket ties, with the MoU commitment remaining subjected to clearance from the Indian government. Read More »

Lucas di Grassi snatches pole position for first Montreal ePrix


After his huge accident in second practice , it was a big effort by Buemi to get through to Super Pole, but with the auto reportedly needing a battery swap, a 10-place grid penalty will drop him from second to 12th and make his chances in this afternoon's race that much tougher. Read More »

Chelsea suffer another defeat as Inter beats team


It was similar to one scored by Christoph Kramer, who made headlines in November 2014 when he sent a first-time pass from inside the centre circle into his own net to hand Borussia Dortmund a 1-0 Bundesliga win over Borussia Monchengladbach. Read More »

Minnesota Timberwolves Exploring A Kyrie Irving Trade For Andrew Wiggins


The Timberwolves are among the teams to have made an offer to the Cleveland Cavaliers for dissatisfied superstar Kyrie Irving , according to a report from Adrian Wojnarowski . "I'll be talking to a lot of really good players, much better than myself, I will tell you that, and get them here to join what we have". They shot 34.9 percent from three-point range (20th in the league). Read More »

Andrew Luck not ready to commit to playing Week One


The 2012 No. 1 overall pick, who played his college football at Stanford University, made the Pro Bowl in his first three seasons and led the league with 40 touchdown passes in 2014 while taking the Colts to the AFC Championship Game. Indianapolis went just 8-8 past year and has missed the playoffs each of the last two seasons after failing to qualify only once between 2002 and 2014. Read More »

Bartomeu warns PSG: Pay release clause or Neymar stays


Hours after the incident occurred, reports have suggested that a nutmeg from Neymar on Semedo during his first Barcelona training session led to the bust-up on Friday morning. "For those of us who are training however, it's nothing". He has been in fantastic form for Barcelona in pre-season scoring three goals in two games- a brace against Juventus and a goal against Manchester United . Read More »

Alabama defensive lineman Da'Shawn Hand arrested, charged with DUI


Alabama will kick off its 2017 season in Atlanta on Saturday, Sept. 3, against Florida State. This incident will be Hand's first public discipline since he's been with the program. Hand, the nation's No. 1 recruit in the 2014 signing class, made 21 tackles as a junior last season. Hand is expected to contend for a starting job this season. Read More »

Galatasaray Sporting Director Comments On Marouane Fellaini Interest


Turkish outlet Ajanspor claim that Galatasaray have agreed personal terms with the 29-year-old. Cenk Urgun of the Turkish side was clear on his intention to pursue the Manchester United midfielder in speaking to the press today. Felliani scored a key goal for United against Celta during the Europa League semi finals and featured in the final against Ajax. Manchester United are still on the hunt for a midfielder as a deal for Nemanja Matic appears to be no closer to conclusion, but ... Read More »

Orioles Trade For Pitcher With Phillies


Joseph's three-run shot was his 16th homer of the season. The last time he pitched there was with the Rays in 2014, when he posted a 4.52 ERA in a season in which offense was much lower than it is now. It's been a tale of two months in the rookie's brief Major League Baseball career. He has a 4.73 ERA and a 1.26 WHIP after 20 starts. He has been worth just 0.3 fWAR. Read More »

Two dead in stampede at Soweto derby


The deaths were confirmed by public safety official Michael Sun on Twitter. In April 2001, 43 supporters were killed in the Ellis Park Stadium disaster - also during a Soweto derby between Chiefs and Pirates - in an incident that remains South Africa's biggest sporting tragedy. Read More »

Lions stage second-half fightback to roar into Super Rugby final


They haven't won back-to-back matches over the Chiefs since 2011. Hurricanes (22) 29 - Tries: Perenara, Goosen, Savea, Laumape; Conversions: Barrett (2); Penalties: Barrett. However, Jacques van Rooyen went over late in the first half to give hope to the South African franchise, who had required a 78th-minute penalty against the Sharks to make the last four. Read More »