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Sport Sokratis has chosen Arsenal over Man United, says father
Author: 0 Sokratis has chosen Arsenal over Man United, says father

A move to the Emirates Stadium would see Sokratis reunited with former Dortmund team-mates Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Henrikh Mkhitaryan, the latter of whom came to north London via Old Trafford. He is going to a higher level, the league is more competitive and I think that he will do well. United have a good relationship with Dortmund, the two teams spoke, but Sokratis chose to go to Arsenal .

Sport Rafael Nadal admits to complacency in hard-fought win over Simone Bolelli
Author: 0 Rafael Nadal admits to complacency in hard-fought win over Simone Bolelli

The former world number one had earlier made a successful return to the French Open by defeating Kristyna Pliskova of Czech Republic 7-6 (7-4), 6-4. In 2016, he withdrew with an injured left wrist after a pair of easy victories, then claimed every set he played past year en route to the trophy. Stream every match at Roland Garros live on the FOX+ app and catch up on highlights of any action you've missed.

Sport XFL Appoints Commissioner And CEO, Vince McMahon Comments
Author: 0 XFL Appoints Commissioner And CEO, Vince McMahon Comments

He's also been president of NFL Europe and athletic director of West Virginia, where he played football during his college years. "Vince and others have really looked clear-eyed at the original XFL and acknowledged there wasn't enough focus put on the game itself", Luck said.

Sport Curry claims NBA Finals record in Warriors romp
Author: 0 Curry claims NBA Finals record in Warriors romp

Defending champion Golden State moved to two wins from a third title in four seasons Sunday with Warriors guard Stephen Curry sinking an NBA Finals record nine 3-pointers in a 122-103 rout of Cleveland. James immediately began arguing for a foul, Cleveland coach Tyronn Lue was assessed a technical foul for arguing the call and the Warriors outscored the Cavs 9-7 the rest of the quarter to carry a 90-80 lead into the fourth.

Sport Keys reaches her first French Open quarterfinals
Author: 0 Keys reaches her first French Open quarterfinals

She broke for a 3-1 lead in the second set and looked to be closing in on a straightforward victory. American Stephens will face the victor of second seed Caroline Wozniacki's fourth-round match against Russia's Daria Kasatkina , which takes place later on Sunday.

Author: 0 Manchester United agree deal to land Fred from Shakhtar Donetsk

The 25-year-old was spotted at the club's training ground, Carrington and has agreed a five-year contract, according to Daily star reports. "Nice simple one for the commentators, I think!", Tyler said of Fred on Sky Sports News. Fred is now expected to complete the formalities of the move and become a United player before heading off to Russian Federation for the World Cup where he's due to play a key role for Brazil in their group games against Switzerland, Costa Rica and Serbia.

Sport Fridays Arsenal transfer rumours: Yacine Adli and Bernard linked with Gunners
Author: 0 Fridays Arsenal transfer rumours: Yacine Adli and Bernard linked with Gunners

The paper does say though, that if Ramsey doesn't sign they will look to sell him this summer rather let him leave on a free in 12 months time . The 25-year-old last season usurped former number 1, Kevin Trapp, to become the French winners first option last season and is now being tracked by a host of European giants, including Chelsea for sensational display.

Sport Cristiano Ronaldo doesn't understand Neymar obsession
Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo doesn't understand Neymar obsession

Ronaldo has taken a break following Real Madrid 's third successive Champions League triumph in Kiev, when they beat Liverpool 3-1 in the final. As such, Madrid players weren't surprised by his Ukrainian outburst immediately after the final whistle, when he declared: "It has been very nice playing at Real Madrid".

Sport West Ham manager Pellegrini mugged by armed robbers in Chile
Author: 0 West Ham manager Pellegrini mugged by armed robbers in Chile

As they were parking near a restaurant on Saturday, the hooded attackers surrounded the vehicle, aiming their guns and stealing a purse from Mr Pellegrini's wife, who screamed for help. No arrests have been made. The culprits then fled the scene in a stolen Porsche Cayenne. Pellegrini wrote on Twitter: "Congratulations to @Carabdechile for their speedy and fearless reaction.

Author: 0 Marouane Fellaini set for talks this week

Before United's campaign had ended, Jose Mourinho was confident that Fellaini was close to signing an extension . The big Belgian defensive midfielder has always been linked with a move from Old Trafford this summer but the smart money had him heading to Roma or AC Milan .

Sport England show World Cup promise in home victory over Nigeria
Author: 0 England show World Cup promise in home victory over Nigeria

Eagles conceded two goals from Gary Cahill and Harry Kane in the first half before responding with an Alex Iwobi strike after the break as the game ended 2-1 in favour of the home team. Many people took issue with Gareth Southgate's England squad selection. But Stoke's Jack Butland and Burnley's Nick Pope are also in contention.

Sport Grateful Sunil Chhetri jokes with Indian fans over penalty cheer
Author: 0 Grateful Sunil Chhetri jokes with Indian fans over penalty cheer

India, having beaten Chinese Taipei 5-0 sat pretty at the top of the table, Kenya, on the other hand, were breathing down their necks from the 2nd spot after having beaten New Zealand. Skipper Chhetri's penalty strike and a peach of a goal in added extra time alongwith Jeje Lalpekhlua's strike enabled India to outmaneuver Kenya 3-0 in a tough contest.

Sport Jutanugarn shoots 67, climbs into lead at US Women's Open
Author: 0 Jutanugarn shoots 67, climbs into lead at US Women's Open

Cameras caught Jutanugarn applauding the shot. So it's nice to be able to feel like I'm seeing the greens really well and seeing some putts go in. Ariya's collapse began with a triple bogey seven on number 10 and continued with a bogey at 12.

Sport Seeds fall and big names prosper at Roland Garros
Author: 0 Seeds fall and big names prosper at Roland Garros

By contrast, Thiem had to work for his win over Matteo Berrettini, after the unseeded Italian won a tiebreak to take the second set. Dimitrov, a two-time major semi-finalist, bowed out 7-6 (4) 6-2, 6-4 against Fernando Verdasco , ranked 35th and seeded 30th.

Sport Nigeria kit sells out after three million pre-orders
Author: 0 Nigeria kit sells out after three million pre-orders

The funky jersey has caught the public's imagination, with 3 million replica shirt being sold on Friday on pre-order, alone in 15 minutes. Football fans have gone insane for Nigeria's new Nike kit as they queued up along Oxford Street on Friday morning to get their hands on it before it sells out, Daily Mail reports.

Sport Former Raptors coach Dwane Casey meets with Pistons
Author: 0 Former Raptors coach Dwane Casey meets with Pistons

MI coach John Beilein interviewed for the job this week, ESPN reported Friday, citing league sources . The Detroit Pistons continued their search for head coach on Saturday by interviewing former Milwaukee Bucks coach and National Basketball Association great Jason Kidd , according to Jordan Schultz of Yahoo Sports.

Sport Germany releases 23-man squad, drops Leroy Sane, others [Full squad]
Author: 0 Germany releases 23-man squad, drops Leroy Sane, others [Full squad]

Which team are you supporting in the 2018 World Cup? Kompany, 32, has worked hard to get back to full fitness this season for City but there is still some doubt as to just how serious this latest injury is. Low explained it was a "very close decision" between Sane and Bayer Leverkusen's Julian Brant, who ultimately got the nod, adding that Sane, "has not arrived in worldwide matches yet".

Sport Deschamps: Zidane will be France coach one day, it seems logical
Author: 0 Deschamps: Zidane will be France coach one day, it seems logical

Pogba endured a hard campaign at United with reports even suggesting a falling out with boss Jose Mourinho. "The whistles for Paul Pogba? ". To start winning silverware, something we desperately need to do is to keep our best players happy and willing to fight for Pochettino's cause; Eriksen is undoubtedly on the list of these players we desperately need to keep.

Sport Belgium vs. Portugal - Football Match Report
Author: 0 Belgium vs. Portugal - Football Match Report

Martínez also named Los Angeles FC defender Laurent Ciman as a reserve in case Kompany's injury proves too serious for him to play in Russian Federation. The next stop on the European champions' road to Russian Federation is a friendly match against Algeria, it's unclear whether or not the veteran will take part in that match, but it's certain he'll be in the starting line-up for the World Cup opener against Spain.

Sport Rohr takes 'plenty of positives' from Wembley friendly
Author: 0 Rohr takes 'plenty of positives' from Wembley friendly

We were then able to win the ball back with our pressing. While the Lions head to Leeds to play Costa Rica on Thursday in their final match ahead of the World Cup , the Super Eagles tackle Czech Republic in Vienna on Wednesdsay. Captain Kane, who scored his eighth goal in his last seven appearances for England , told ITV: "It was a good win against a tough side. We were excellent in the first half and created a lot of chances", he said.

Sport Samuel Umtiti agrees new deal at FC Barcelona
Author: 0 Samuel Umtiti agrees new deal at FC Barcelona

After Manchester City and Liverpool spent big on defenders Aymeric Laporte and Virgil van Dijk, respectively, in January, Manchester United were linked with a move for Umtiti . The Catalan giants have not confirmed the new release clause in Umtiti's contract, which previously would have allowed clubs to buy the France global for a cut-price €60million.

Sport Nabil Fekir's agent fires warning to Liverpool over £70m transfer
Author: 0 Nabil Fekir's agent fires warning to Liverpool over £70m transfer

He went further and said that president Jean-Michel Aulas want to wait until after the World Cup finals, which might increase the fee they can charge Liverpool . Bayern Munich and Atletico Madrid are noted as other interested parties, but Fekir's agent recently said there had been no contact with the German club.

Sport Warriors, Cavs react to Golden State’s Game 2 win
Author: 0 Warriors, Cavs react to Golden State’s Game 2 win

Curry's tally is now up to 370 3-pointers, surpassing James' 369. The 30-year-old hit nine 3-pointers in the Game 3 which sets the record for the most shots made from beyond the arc in Finals history. At times , the Warriors trapped James, forcing the ball from his hands. Cleveland did take Game 2 in the first NBA Finals meeting between the teams, winning 95-93 in overtime in 2015.

Sport Cavaliers' Tristan Thompson fined but not suspended over incident
Author: 0 Cavaliers' Tristan Thompson fined but not suspended over incident

Durant already has one championship ring and the Warriors now lead the Cleveland Cavaliers in the 2018 NBA Finals by a margin of 1-0. Santana told The Associated Press, "we take whatever is offered to us and we're very grateful, Cindy and I, that they invited us to be part of this".

Sport Windies Beat World XI At Lord's
Author: 0 Windies Beat World XI At Lord's

ICC World XI: Shahid Afridi (capt), Sam Billings, Sam Curran, Tamim Iqbal , Tymal Mills , Dinesh Karthik (wk), Rashid Khan, Sandeep Lamichhane, Mitchell McClenaghan, Shoaib Malik , Thisara Perera , Luke Ronchi (wk), Adil Rashid. First, Samuels stroked a pair of fours and four sixes in a 23-ball knock, as he put on 52 for the fourth wicket with Ramdin, who counted three fours and sixes in a 25-ball stay.

Author: 0 Tiger Woods Just Finished His Third Round

South Korea's An Byeong-hun was alone in fifth after a 69 for 204 and England's Justin Rose carded a 69 for 206. Then comes Woods, along with J.B. Holmes, Hideki Matsuyama and Whee Kim, five shots back at 9-under. SHORT SHOTS: Justin Rose makes a pair of late bogeys but remains in contention after a 3-under 69 puts him in solo sixth at 10 under. "So I think that I have to go low tomorrow to have a chance".

Sport Halep fights back in delayed opener at French Open
Author: 0 Halep fights back in delayed opener at French Open

Djokovic was reflective and revealing Wednesday after moving into the third round at the French Open by virtue of a self-described up-and-down performance in a 7-6 (1), 6-4, 6-4 victory over 155th-ranked Jaume Antoni Munar Clar of Spain. Halep, who suffered her third defeat in the final of a major at the Australian Open, was made to wait for her bow at Roland Garros after thunderstorms had impacted the opening few days play but opened with a 2-6 6-1 6-1 win.

Sport Golden State Warriors vs. Cleveland Cavaliers - 5/31/18 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Author: 0 Golden State Warriors vs. Cleveland Cavaliers - 5/31/18 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

The NBA fined Thompson $25,000 for failing to leave the court in a timely fashion and for his interaction with Green but downgraded the foul to a flagrant 1. The Rockets would have won this one, too. "We've got to move on". "This game is over and done with". Iguodala injured the leg during a collision with James Harden during the fourth quarter of Game 3 .

Sport Serena to renew Sharapova rivalry at French Open last-16 clash
Author: 0 Serena to renew Sharapova rivalry at French Open last-16 clash

Williams is seeking her 24th Grand Slam title, while Sharapova is on a quest to win her first Grand Slam since the 2014 French Open, her fifth major title in the sport. Williams looked grounded on the red dirt from her opening service on. "I think the book was 100 percent hearsay, at least all the stuff I read and the quotes that I read, which was a little bit disappointing", she said.

Sport Arbaaz Khan Admits To Betting In IPL 2017, Losing Rs. 2.5 Crore
Author: 0 Arbaaz Khan Admits To Betting In IPL 2017, Losing Rs. 2.5 Crore

News agency ANI quoting sources reported that during interrogation Arbaaz Khan accepted that he had placed bets in IPL matches a year ago and had lost Rs 2.75 crore. Khan, the police said, placed bets during one of the past IPL seasons through Jalan. Arbaaz's name first cropped up during Jalan's custodial interrogation.

Sport England vs. Nigeria - Football Match Report
Author: 0 England vs. Nigeria - Football Match Report

England's muddled thinking at Euro 2016 was epitomised by striker Kane taking free-kicks and corners in France, but the frontman has been sent into the penalty box by Southgate, with renowned crossers Kieran Trippier and Ashley Young taking on set-piece duties on Saturday.

Sport Ndidi declares himself fit for Soccer World Cup
Author: 0 Ndidi declares himself fit for Soccer World Cup

Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr has said that the Deportivo de La Coruña goalkeeper , Francis Uzoho might emerge as Super Eagles Goalkeeper at the 2018 World Cup . In matches played as part of the build-up to the World Cup, Nigeria experimented with the 4-3-3 and 5-3-2 formations. "It was a good opportunity for the head coach to see some of the players that had not played with us before and with what he saw in the team, he was satisfied".