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Champions League is target for record City signing Mahrez

Champions League is target for record City signing Mahrez Since the day he came to Leicester , and after the season he had last season as well, it doesn't surprise me when I see his level at the World Cup . He believes Mahrez now has the flawless stage to become an even better player. This is the past and we are looking forward now. "Players at top clubs always have to face competition for places, it is normal for big clubs to have a lot of great playe... [Full Article...]

Emery hopes to turn Özil’s Arsenal career around

Emery hopes to turn Özil’s Arsenal career around The 26-year-old England worldwide featured 20 times in the Premier League last term under Arsene Wenger and would have seen his playing time "significantly reduced" under the Spaniard. Last week, Emery was asked Arsenal's interest in the France global and insisted: "I know him but we haven't made a move for him". Emery was appointed Gunners manager in May after Arsene Wenger's 22-year sp... [Full Article...]

5 best and worst players as France beat Belgium

5 best and worst players as France beat Belgium France will now head to Moscow to meet on Sunday the winners of Wednesday's other semi-final pairing, between England and Croatia. A second-half header from Samuel Umtiti proved to be the only goal and the match-winner as the Belgian Red Devils failed to convert their dominance and break a tight French defence as their 24 match unbeaten streak in global football came to an end. [Full Article...]

Budget boost for military as French celebrate Bastille Day

Budget boost for military as French celebrate Bastille Day Nike's ad celebrates France's street-soccer culture and poetically explains its essential role in France's second world championship. "We don't say it enough", star striker Antoine Griezmann reminded his compatriots on Friday. "It's very touching to see the whole of France reunited, regardless of where people come from or social class", said 26-year-old Lea Perier in the northern town of Bayeu... [Full Article...]

Modric: Croatia can be proud

Modric: Croatia can be proud The midfielder scored in the shoot-outs against both Denmark and Russian Federation in the last 16 and quarter-final matches. Then, while carrying an injury, he saved one penalty in Croatia's shootout success over Russian Federation in the quarter-final. [Full Article...]

Maurizio Sarri set to sign Chelsea deal as Antonio Conte threatens action

Maurizio Sarri set to sign Chelsea deal as Antonio Conte threatens action Chelsea are already a week into their pre-season training, but the 59-year-old is eager to get started in his new post. "'I am absolutely ecstatic to be here at Chelsea ", Jorginho told the club's official website. Chelsea have identified Higuain as their main target, and Sarri is willing to allow players to leave Stamford Bridge in order to get his man. Both Hazard and goalkeeper Thib... [Full Article...]

Steve McManaman shared his World Cup knockout predictions after the group stage

Steve McManaman shared his World Cup knockout predictions after the group stage Proud England fans praised the World Cup team despite their loss against Croatia last night. "We've set a benchmark for how we work", he said. Southgate said of the crushing defeat to Croatia: "We knew the team we brought was the most inexperienced team in the competition and the only way we're going to boost that is by playing in more tournament games". [Full Article...]

Croatia captain Modric says war made people, team resilient

Croatia captain Modric says war made people, team resilient Croatia have not yet made the decision whether Nikola Kalinic will receive a medal for his participation in the World Cup . Southgate suggested Phil Jones , who played both games against Belgium in Russian Federation, had a long-term future within the set-up but suggested Gary Cahill, at 32, may play less of a role after an global career that has spanned eight years, four permanent manage... [Full Article...]

Jabari Parker Returning Home on $40M Deal with the Chicago Bulls

Jabari Parker Returning Home on $40M Deal with the Chicago Bulls The second year of the deal is a team option. Parker is now a restricted free agent and the Bucks have extended him the one-year qualifying offer of $4.3 million. If the Bucks had rescinded their qualifying offer, Parker would've been an unrestricted free agent, free to sign with any team. So far, the signing of Parker has brought in mixed reviews from Bulls fans. [Full Article...]

Infantino thanks Russian Federation for ‘best World Cup’ ever

Infantino thanks Russian Federation for ‘best World Cup’ ever The Qatar World Cup in 2022 will be played from November 21 to December 18 for the first time in history. "The national leagues will have to adjust their calendars". Many fans from around the world have also spoken of a positive experience at the World Cup in Russian Federation. FIFA has warned England's Football Association (FA) for "political chants" made by fans during Wednesday's Wo... [Full Article...]

Hamilton stages dramatic comeback but Vettel wins

Hamilton stages dramatic comeback but Vettel wins Hamilton recovered to second, aided by Mercedes decision not to pit him for fresh tyres under a safety auto to gain track position, but looked tense alongside Raikkonen while the top three waited to go onto the podium post-race. Vettel he admitted he feared he would miss qualifying with a neck complaint, and though he went on to earn second on the grid he confessed to still being a little anxious ... [Full Article...]

Slumping Cardinals dismiss manager Mike Matheny

Slumping Cardinals dismiss manager Mike Matheny Matheny's record as the 49th manager of the Cardinals is 591-473, ranking him 5th on the all-time list for the team. Matheny was a Gold Glove catcher with the Cardinals from 2000-04 before getting his first managerial job with the club prior to the 2012 season. [Full Article...]

France Wins the 2018 World Cup, and Twitter Goes Wild

France Wins the 2018 World Cup, and Twitter Goes Wild After a few dramatic turns and unexpected losses, a World Cup Champion has been declared. "I don't know where I am, it is great". Midfielder Paul Pogba then scored France's third 14 minutes into the second half. France took a lead in the 18th minute after Mario Mandzukic scored an own goal while heading away a free kick from Antoine Griezmann. Speaking after the match about the team's tri... [Full Article...]

Serena Williams On Reaching Wimbledon Final 10 Months After 'Super Tough' Birth

Serena Williams On Reaching Wimbledon Final 10 Months After 'Super Tough' Birth Three hundred and fourteen days after becoming a mother, tennis champion Serena Williams earned her spot in the finals at Wimbledon . As Kerber strives to banish the memories of a forgettable 2017 season with a third career major to go with her 2016 Australian and US Open triumphs, Williams is eyeing an all-time record-equalling 24th grand slam singles title less than a year after having ... [Full Article...]

Anderson wins six-hour record-breaker for place in Wimbledon final

Anderson wins six-hour record-breaker for place in Wimbledon final But Nadal did not waver, coming back with a hold and a break to go up 5-3. Through the first three sets, Djokovic holds a decisive edge in aces (13-2). Nadal saved two break points and when he finally held, the owner 17 major championships, two at Wimbledon, punched the air and yelled as if he'd won the match, not a solitary game. [Full Article...]

Djokovic 'overwhelmed' after downing Nadal in Wimbledon classic

Djokovic 'overwhelmed' after downing Nadal in Wimbledon classic This kind of match you live for, you work for", Djokovic said after qualifying for his 18th grand slam final. The ridiculous length of the Anderson-Isner clash left Nadal and Djokovic waiting until 8pm local time before stepping on court for their box office semi-final. [Full Article...]

MLB Rumors: Orioles ‘Making Progress’ With Two Teams In Manny Machado Trade

MLB Rumors: Orioles ‘Making Progress’ With Two Teams In Manny Machado Trade The Yankees also need an added rotation piece if they wish to bolster their chances at a World Series run come October. Machado would be an enormous upgrade at shortstop for the Phillies. It's also quite possible the Red Sox are just doing their best to force the Yankees or another team into overpaying for the 26-year-old, who is batting.314 and is on pace for what would be a career-best 41 ho... [Full Article...]

Cesc Fabregas sends heartfelt Chelsea FC message to Antonio Conte

Cesc Fabregas sends heartfelt Chelsea FC message to Antonio Conte Chelsea have confirmed the long-awaited appointment of Maurizio Sarri as the club's new head coach on a three-year contract following the sacking of Antonio Conte. Under Conte's guidance last season the west London outfit finished fifth, 30 points behind Manchester City. The former Italy national coach returned to take training this week but the writing was on the wall and the drawn-out pro... [Full Article...]

Nadal, Djokovic clash becomes second longest semi-final at Wimbledon

Nadal, Djokovic clash becomes second longest semi-final at Wimbledon For us to be out there for that length of time . Even Anderson said he could feel during his match that the crowd would rather be watching the next one. "That's no consolation to me. I'm not going to hang my hat on that, for sure", he said. It goes past the 2013 semifinal encounter between Djokovic and Juan Martin Del Potro which ended in the Serbian's favour 7-5, 4-6, 7-6 (2), 6-7 (6), 6-3 a... [Full Article...]

Double Blow: Hazard, Courtois set to dump Chelsea

Double Blow: Hazard, Courtois set to dump Chelsea There is interest in Daniele Lugani at Juventus, and the CSKA Moscow midfielder Aleksandr Golovin, with AS Roma's Brazil goalkeeper Alisson could be targeted if Thibaut Courtois , into the final 12 months of his contract, is allowed to leave. [Full Article...]


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