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Neymar arrives in China amidst Paris Saint Germain transfer rumours

Spain's football league chief Javier Tebas said he will file a complaint with Uefa for financial fair play breaches against Paris Saint-Germain over their pursuit of Brazilian superstar Neymar . Meanwhile, Barcelona president echoed his previous statements that he doesn't wish Neymar to leave the club, telling The New York Times: "Well, you know Neymar is one of our best players, and so we don't want to lose that player". Read More »

James Conner hurts shoulder as injuries mount for Steelers rookies


Golson was forced to be carted off during the team's first padded practice past year as well. He was joined in that categorization from the head coach by Mike Mitchell , Vince Williams former Pitt tight end Scott Orndoff . His injury comes after rookie receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster, a second-round pick from USC, injured an ankle on Friday and could miss "a number of days". Read More »

SC to hear Imran Khan disqualification case today

Sharif's party holds 188 of 342 seats in parliament's lower house and with additional votes from its allies is expected to obtain 214 votes. He was first elected as prime minister in 1990 and was hardly halfway through his five-year tenure when he was removed from office by the army's hand-picked president in 1993. Read More »

Ricciardo fastest at Hungary Grand Prix's first practice


Ricciardo also led the morning timesheets in 1:18.486, with both his fastest times comfortably inside the race lap record of 1:19.071 set by Michael Schumacher with Ferrari in 2004. There were encouraging signs at struggling former champions McLaren , who had Fernando Alonso seventh and Belgian team mate Stoffel Vandoorne eighth at the slowest permanent track on the calendar. Read More »

Alves stars in PSG win


Because if we want to win, we need the best players possible'. Spanish media reported yesterday that Neymar did not return with Barcelona after their Miami ICC expedition. PSG are reportedly set to trigger his €222 million release clause and sign the former Santos star to a massive contract that, sources say, would see Neymar earn about €30m a year after taxes and a signing bonus in excess of his net annual sum. Read More »

Vikings Sign CB Xavier Rhodes To Contract Extension

Adam Schefter of ESPN and Ian Rapoport of NFL Network first reported the deal. The 2013 first-round pick is in the final year of his rookie deal, which will play him $8.026 million. The Vikings are also discussing contract extensions with defensive tackle Linval Joseph and linebacker Anthony Barr. By his second year in the league, he was a full-time starter, logging 48 tackles, one interception and 18 passes defended during the 2014 campaign. Read More »

Hungarian GP: Sheepish Verstappen sorry for ending Ricciardo's race


Verstappen apologised after driving into side of the Riccirado's Red Bull vehicle as they came through the fourth turn, although he insisted it was accidental. He doesn't like people passing him", Ricciardo said. "It's not nice what happened in the beginning of the race, so I'm of course not happy with that, but at least the auto is moving forward". Read More »

Conte wants to avoid 'the Mourinho season' with Chelsea


His two goals against Arsenal last weekend clearly left Conte impressed, and so he started upfront with Morata forced to play on left wing. "We're working very well and hope to find the best solution in the future ". "He's only been with us for five days and he tried to do his best what we asked him to do". "I want to say to our fans "don't be worried" because today there are a lot of rumours around". Read More »

First BBQ Commit Is In


Ranked as the nation's No. 267 player, Carter spent his junior season hauling in 12 receptions from 217 yards and five touchdowns, along with 14 tackles, two pass breakups and an interception of the defensive side of the ball. The Oklahoma Sooners landed two recruits on Saturday night. Carter joined quarterback Spencer Rattler and tight end Austin Stogner in the Sooners' 2019 recruiting class. Read More »

Doug Marrone admits concern after Blake Bortles throws five picks in practice


Blake Bortles has shown plenty of potential during his first three seasons as an National Football League quarterback, but the former first-round pick won't stay on the field if he doesn't stop turning the ball over. Cornerback Tyler Patmon , who last played in 2015 for the Dallas Cowboys and Miami Dolphins, intercepted Bortles twice in 11-on-11 play. Smith's interception return for a touchdown drew cheers from the 4,015 season-ticket holders who attended the night workout on the ... Read More »

FLASHBACK: Al Kaline deliver Hall of Fame induction speech in Cooperstown


The Baseball Hall of Fame welcomed the class of 2017-former players Jeff Bagwell , Ivan "Pudge" Rodriguez and Tim Raines, along with former MLB commissioner Bud Selig and executive John Schuerholz-to Cooperstown on Sunday. His hometown Baltimore Orioles gave him a spot in its minor league system, and in 1969 Schuerholz joined the expansion Kansas City Royals and became the team's general manager 12 years later, winning the 1985 World Series before leaving for the Braves. Read More »

Orioles to acquire right-hander Hellickson


ET trade deadline. Taken on its own merits, the Orioles' Friday night deal with the Philadelphia Phillies that sent outfielder Hyun Soo Kim away and brought back right-hander Jeremy Hellickson simply doesn't feel like a piece of business to be considered outside of a larger picture - albeit one that's not clear yet. Read More »

Has Lacazette transfer made old Arsenal strikers better?

The 28-year-old's contract expires at the end of next season and there has been little sign that he'll renew with Arsenal after recently admitting he's desperate to be playing in the Champions League. Alex Iwobi was the other Arsenal goalscorer with a thumping strike. Arsenal have not given up on signing Monaco's Thomas Lemar - although it will take a club record £60million fee to get him. Read More »

Arsenal ace Alexis will tell Wenger: Sell me to Man City


Coutinho is wanted by Barcelona , and reports are rife in Spain and Brazil claim the player is more than willing to leave Liverpool, but the club are getting in his way. The Chile worldwide has still not returned to training following his extended holiday after the Confederations Cup . But Gibbs, who was ill, Francis Coquelin (ankle) and Shkodran Mustafi, who is only just back in training after the Confederations Cup , are all unlikely to face Chelsea in the Community Shield at ... Read More »

Wenger calls Alexis' bluff - He is staying!

Sanchez was due to report for pre-season training on Sunday, having been given extended leave following global duty for Chile at the Confederations Cup. I can not reveal what is a secret conversation". Speaking on Sky Sports News on Friday evening, Sheth said: "Despite Monaco's insistence that he stays at the club, we understand Arsenal maintain a keen interest in the player". Read More »

Reddick drives in 5, Astros rally for 6-5 win over Tigers


There's no other way to describe him other than he's in the elite category across the board. Two outs later, Gattis hit the ball over the left-center fence. We were hoping to be in the 75-80 range over five innings. Mikie Mahtook gave the Tigers a 5-3 lead in the seventh when he hustled all the way around from first and scored on Victor Martinez's single to right. Read More »

Wild, Niederreiter Agree To 5-Year Contract

This marks the second time in his career that Niederreiter has made a decision to re-up with the Wild. Niederreiter has appeared in 325 games over the last four seasons for Minnesota. A couple of the players across the league with the same AAV include Torey Krug of the Boston Bruins and Evander Kane of the Buffalo Sabres. In 2016-17, he set career highs in points, goals, assists, plus/minus rating, power play goals, shots on goal and multi-point games. Read More »

Ex-Giants TE Larry Donnell signs with Ravens


Donnell, 28, has spent his five seasons in the National Football League with the New York Giants and started in 14 games in the last two seasons, accumulating 315 yards on 44 receptions and three touchdowns. His targets decreased significantly following the 2014 season, largely due to being placed on season-ending injured reserve stemming from a neck injury . Read More »

Why I begged Real Madrid to sack me - Mourinho


Mbappe is reportedly the subject of a €180million bid from Madrid, while Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain have been linked with the 18-year-old France global. United first tried to sign Bale before he joined Tottenham from Southampton in 2007 and reignited their interest before his move to Spain four years ago. Read More »

Inter Milan's Geoffrey Kondogbia scores sensational own goal against Chelsea


The Spaniard was deployed on the left side of the front three alongside Belgian striker Michy Batshuayi and Brazilian Willian. Chelsea were 3-0 down to Bayern Munich inside half an hour earlier this week and, although Carlo Ancelotti found excuses for the Londoners' defence after the game , the Blues were looking vulnerable from the off against Inter Milan , too. Read More »

Arsene Wenger: Arsenal 'active' in transfer market despite inflated fees

Sanchez posted a photo of himself on Instagram on Friday morning with a caption saying he was sick - shortly after Arsenal had published quotes from Wenger saying that the Chilean was expected to return to training on Sunday . But captain Mertesacker, speaking after Arsenal's 5-2 Emirates Cup win over Benfica told reporters: "I think everyone wants him to stay because he's a player with the X-factor and in the last season he has played some incredible games and he was our dominant ... Read More »

Allen Iverson an unexpected no-show at BIG3 game in Dallas


Iverson is one of the league's marquee names, which kicked off in June. He serves as both a player and a coach for Three's Company. It will gather all the facts and then release a more informed and official statement. He sat out the team's game in Philadelphia on July 16, a homecoming for the former 76ers legend.? Fellow Three's Company player DerMarr Johnson took over coaching duties in Iverson's absence. Read More »

Rockies acquire Jonathan Lucroy from the Rangers


It marks the second consecutive season in which Lucroy has been dealt at the trade deadline. So far this season, Lucroy is batting.242/.297/.338 with four home runs and 27 RBI in 306 plate appearances. Colorado entered play on Sunday now in possession of a National League Wild Card spot, which would leave them in a one-game playoff in order to advance to the NLDS. Read More »