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Sport Manchester United fans discouraged by performance vs Bayern Munich
Author: 0 Manchester United fans discouraged by performance vs Bayern Munich

United seemed to have found the next big thing, but in the two years since Martial has lost his way at the Theatre of Dreams. The latest source of frustration for Mourinho was Martial's decision to leave United's pre-season Training camp in the US to attend the birth of his second child, before failing to return, although the winger later confirmed that it was due to complications with the birth.

Sport Jose Mourinho backs Maurizio Sarri to succeed at Chelsea
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho backs Maurizio Sarri to succeed at Chelsea

Jones added on the potential of either of those star turns taking in a change of scenery: "With Eden I don't know". "I'm very happy with David, for his attitude". It depends especially on him, I think. I don't think he will be hard work if he stays - we are very happy with his professionalism and his attitude.

Author: 0 Manchester United to complete Toby Alderweireld signing

The negotiations have played out publicly, with United using links with Harry Maguire and more recently Yerry Mina to try and bargain with their Premier League rivals. Dembele has been linked with a move to Inter Milan with the silky midfielder somewhat falling out of favor at Tottenham last season despite showing flashes of brilliance on the ball over the past five seasons at Spurs.

Sport Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson agree $10 million showdown
Author: 0 Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson agree $10 million showdown

Mickelson is now competing at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone in Akron, Ohio where he fired an opening round of 4-under par 66. It is not clear if the two will put up their own money in the challenge. The two star golfers have had a contentious relationship during their careers, though they have been brought together recently due to a variety of factors including on-course struggles and appearances representing the United States at the Ryder Cup.

Sport I'm really anxious, says Newcastle's Benitez
Author: 0 I'm really anxious, says Newcastle's Benitez

The fans have to be concerned, we are concerned. He made just one league appearance for PSG last season, but looks likely to be more involved this term as Tuchel places his faith in youth. A compromise was reached whereby Rondon would have been part exchanged for Newcastle's Dwight Gayle but Gayle does not want to leave. And Rondon's £16.5million release clause in his contract at The Hawthorns has reportedly expired .

Sport Randy Moss with the Raiders
Author: 0 Randy Moss with the Raiders

He understands that some people were surprised by Owens' decision. For many, Owens was the very definition of a bad teammate. There is no doubt that Owens is worthy of the honor. "There's been a lot of speculation and false reports as to why I chose not to be there, " Owens said of the Canton, Ohio-based Hall. I think probably one of the most memorable hits that I can remember, and he's had quite a few, I think we were in Carolina and it was versus the Panthers and they had a running ...

Sport Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri Important to start with a trophy
Author: 0 Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri Important to start with a trophy

Chelsea have been linked with a number of players in the transfer window throughout the summer. "I am ready, I am ready", said Guardiola of City's title defence. Sarri suggested a similar side to the one that featured in pre-season would play at Wembley, meaning 17-year-old Callum Hudson-Odoi could be included.

Sport Day in Tiger's group at WGC at Firestone
Author: 0 Day in Tiger's group at WGC at Firestone

He s won here as many times as I ve won everywhere in my career. Since then, Woods has been hampered by the back trouble that led to spinal fusion surgery in April of past year. "When you go out on the course and you re playing with some of the best players in the world, you confront yourself with them", Molinari said. He hasn't been eligible since then.

Sport Man Utd boss Mourinho won't suffer third season crisis - Big Sam
Author: 0 Man Utd boss Mourinho won't suffer third season crisis - Big Sam

He mentioned the absence of Anthony Martial, who was given permission to leave the tour to attend the birth of his child, while also mentioning about their team of 'kids'. Luke Shaw missed the Liverpool defeat with an unspecified problem, Chris Smalling pulled up in the warm-up with a slight injury and was replaced by Eric Bailly, whose ankle swelled up after the match, making him a doubt for the next game.

Sport Liverpool vs Napoli Preview: Alisson to make Reds debut in Dublin
Author: 0 Liverpool vs Napoli Preview: Alisson to make Reds debut in Dublin

Liverpool are considering getting rid of goalkeeper Loris Karius before the transfer window shuts, according to reports, with Bundesliga side Bayer Leverkusen showing interest in the 25-year-old. Last season, while each of the three main strikers scored more than 20 goals each - and Salah was the Premier League's leading marksmen - no other Liverpool player other than the departed Philippe Coutinho, notched more than six across competitions.

Sport Barcelona agree deal for Arturo Vidal with Bayern Munich
Author: 0 Barcelona agree deal for Arturo Vidal with Bayern Munich

The 31-year-old moves for a reported €25 million fee ahead of the final year of his contract, after spending three seasons in Germany. Arturo Vidal will be unveiled as a Barcelona player later today having agreed personal terms on a £27million transfer, according to Spanish journalist Gerard Romero .

Sport Urban Meyer Says He Followed 'Proper Reporting Protocols' For 2015 Abuse Claims
Author: 0 Urban Meyer Says He Followed 'Proper Reporting Protocols' For 2015 Abuse Claims

The course of action Meyer presented in the statement seemed appropriate in the wake of the allegations: at the time, Zach Smith was accused of committing domestic violence and felonious assault. How else, though, did he say what he said without intending to be inaccurate or misleading? He said that he was on a recruiting trip in October 2015 when he was called back to campus by athletic director Gene Smith.

Sport Maurizio Sarri provides updates on Chelsea futures of two integral players
Author: 0 Maurizio Sarri provides updates on Chelsea futures of two integral players

The Brazilian global was supposed to arrive alongside his teammates for the Blues" camp on July 27th, but his absence led manager Maurizio Sarri to admit he was "not happy' with Willian and will seek urgent talks with him this week. "But he has turned down a better offer elsewhere because this is more than a financial decision". Chelsea believe that is too low and would rather risk losing him for nothing when his contract expires in 2019 than letting him go for such an insignificant fee.

Sport MGM Resorts announces partnership for sports betting, interactive gaming platform
Author: 0 MGM Resorts announces partnership for sports betting, interactive gaming platform

The deal between a pro sports league and a major gaming company could signal a detente between leagues and the gaming industry when it comes to lobbying for laws about sports betting and contentious " integrity fees ". In the spirit of this phenomenon, global operators MGM Resorts and GVC Holdings have now announced a joint partnership, under which they will be launching online and land-based sports betting services in up to 15 USA states.

Sport Kohli silences critics with a ton at Edgbaston
Author: 0 Kohli silences critics with a ton at Edgbaston

In walked Indian skipper Virat Kohli and looked composed from the very start of his innings, picking up from where he had left in the first innings. Shortly on resumption, Yadav cleaned up Rashid's off-stump in the 45th over. Curran reached his half century with a dismissive slap for six over extra cover off Sharma which brought Edgbaston to its feet but he had brought them nicely to the boil launching Ravi Ashwin for a straight six then four before confidently taking a single and the ...

Sport Donald Trump Criticizes LeBron James on Twitter
Author: 0 Donald Trump Criticizes LeBron James on Twitter

This week was a historic one for LeBron James as he opened his I Promise School . Trump entered one of basketball's most heated debates with a single tweet Friday evening, saying that James had been interviewed by CNN anchor Don Lemon , who Trump called "the dumbest man on television".

Sport Maurizio Sarri: 'Chelsea only need one more player'
Author: 0 Maurizio Sarri: 'Chelsea only need one more player'

With only five days until the transfer market closes for Premier League clubs, the Chelsea manager hopes to convince Thibaut Courtois and Eden Hazard to do the same. He told me in England it is very hard and the level is high. Life expectancy for managers at Stamford Bridge was much less. A high-octane set-up and such an adjustment to their work under Antonio Conte means Chelsea's players are likely to need more time to adapt to Sarri's attempts to bring a thrilling style.

Sport Luka Modric will only leave Real Madrid for 750m president Florentino Perez
Author: 0 Luka Modric will only leave Real Madrid for 750m president Florentino Perez

Cristiano Ronaldo has already quit Real Madrid for Italy, joining Juventus in a £105m deal. If a deal doesn't materialise for Modric , Madrid will feel obligated to offer the midfielder an improved contract. The club have hit financial hard in recent times and are desperate to return to the top of Italian football. The Croatian global, who was part of the side that finished runners-up to France in this year's World Cup , was named the player of the tournament after leading his side to ...

Sport No Deal Yet - Crystal Palace Haven't Sealed Move For Max Meyer
Author: 0 No Deal Yet - Crystal Palace Haven't Sealed Move For Max Meyer

Meyer would become Palace's second signing of the summer, after goalkeeper Vicente Guaita arrived in July from Getafe, also on a free transfer. Meyer's new four-year deal is worth £35m putting him among the top 20 best-paid players in the Premier League , his astonishing pay packet is on a similar wage to Arsenal's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Liverpool's Virgil van Dijk who are reported to earn £180,000-per-week.

Sport Mourinho slates Manchester United youngsters
Author: 0 Mourinho slates Manchester United youngsters

Manchester United have joined Chelsea in the race to sign Matteo Kovacic from Real Madrid . Jose Mourinho called for the France winger to return to the USA, but United flew home from Miami in the early hours of Wednesday having not seen Martial for more than a week.

Sport Chelsea want to make N'Golo Kanté £290k top earner
Author: 0 Chelsea want to make N'Golo Kanté £290k top earner

Chelsea have reportedly offered N'Golo Kante a lucrative new contract in hope of convincing him to stay at the club long-term. The deal will make the World Cup victor the best paid player on their squad, even ahead of Eden Hazard. The 27-year old has gone on to make 89 appearances for the West London outfit, lifting the league title in his first season and followed it up with a FA Cup trophy in the previous campaign.

Sport Root's 'mic-drop' mocked as India shade day-one honours
Author: 0 Root's 'mic-drop' mocked as India shade day-one honours

However, the middle order fell apart, like the hosts did, as Sam Curran and Ben Stokes ripped them apart. In the first innings Ashwin was introduced in just the seventh over of the match. Curran hit the flawless length as first-change bowler and immediately trapped Vijay lbw in the 14th over. India's Virat Kohli in action. Dhawan and Murali Vijay (20) did the hardwork of seeing off the new ball with a 50-run stand but it all went awry after that.

Sport What can Team Sky teach us? 5 tips on media training
Author: 0 What can Team Sky teach us? 5 tips on media training

People used to say you had to come from an exotic background to win the Tour but he's from Cardiff and just think how many kids he's inspired to get on their bikes. "Our riders in their 30's won't be there forever". "There will be an opportunity for further cycle races, there's been a discussion about the Giro d'Italia and I've been part of some of those discussions so we are hoping that we will be able to attract these events", he added.

Sport Brad Ziegler traded to Arizona Diamondbacks
Author: 0 Brad Ziegler traded to Arizona Diamondbacks

The Diamondbacks even had a new locker ready for him. "They asked", he said, "and I was like 'Yeah, I don't want to carry all of my stuff". The teams announced the deal early Tuesday morning. He has an overall 1.029 WHIP in his 29 outings this season, averaging 12.0 strikeouts per 9 innings and 0.6 home runs per 9. He is 5-3 with a 3.18 ERA over his four years with Texas.

Sport Richard McEvoy earns long-awaited 1st Euro Tour title while DeChambeau stumbles
Author: 0 Richard McEvoy earns long-awaited 1st Euro Tour title while DeChambeau stumbles

The Englishman, fresh from winning on the Challenge Tour in France last week, began the final round as co-leader with Bryson DeChambeau and one stroke clear of Masters champion Patrick Reed . Not that I haven't been but I just needed to that little bit more and it's just come up proper trumps. He won on his 285th European Tour appearance, 17 years after making his debut on the tour and just seven days after triumphing on the developmental European Challenge Tour.

Sport Urban Meyer Put On Administrative Leave
Author: 0 Urban Meyer Put On Administrative Leave

The announcement comes two days before the football team is set to hold its first day of fall training camp on Friday. "I eagerly look forward to a resolution in this matter", Meyer said in a statement. Zach Smith was issued a trespassing warning after that incident. Charges were never filed. Here is Meyer's denial at Big Ten Media Days. Meyer told reporters he did not know about further domestic violence allegations from 2015.

Sport Teen driver Stroll's billionaire dad set to take over Force India
Author: 0 Teen driver Stroll's billionaire dad set to take over Force India

However, all teams must agree if the new owners get access to all of the rights of Force India , including millions in prize money. On Wednesday, this week, one of the creditors was in court in London trying to wind up the team. The last major F1 team sale, that of Sauber , went through painlessly and with no involvement from rivals because it remained the same entity and the name didn't change.

Sport Alisson confident great things ahead for Liverpool
Author: 0 Alisson confident great things ahead for Liverpool

The source added that players being taken out of certain sessions is part of the plan carefully devised by the coaching staff. England worldwide Lallana is eager for the strengthened club to win silverware having come close on several occasions as Liverpool lost the Champions League, Europa League and League Cup finals since Juergen Klopp took charge in 2015.

Sport LeBron James opens ‘I Promise’ school in OH as part of legacy
Author: 0 LeBron James opens ‘I Promise’ school in OH as part of legacy

James, who signed with the Los Angeles Lakers last month , was speaking to Lemon at the opening of the I Promise school for at-risk children , a joint venture between his foundation and Akron Public Schools. We had to put a cap on it so we could fit under one roof. "I believe he uses anything that's popular to try to negate people from thinking about the positive things that they can actually be doing and try to just to get our minds to not be as sharp as possible right then", James ...

Author: 0 Childhood dream comes true for Tour de France victor Thomas

Geraint Thomas was the victor of the 2018 Tour de France - the high point of a career which has seen some soaring triumphs and painful disappointments. "We have just got a real good bond and we really sort of gelled as a team over the three weeks, especially with some of the abuse we were getting on the road - that really sort of brought us together as team".

Sport Christian Horner blasts Renault after Max Verstappen retirement
Author: 0 Christian Horner blasts Renault after Max Verstappen retirement

Earlier this month Red Bull confirmed it will switch from Renault to Honda power for next season. Max Verstappen could not contain his fury after an early Renault engine issue forced him to retire from the race in Hungary, an incident which also prompted team boss Christian Horner to say he did not felt Renault was delivering value for money.

Sport Chelsea join Manchester United in Lewandowski pursuit
Author: 0 Chelsea join Manchester United in Lewandowski pursuit

Real Madrid would be prepared to make a 100m bid for Lewandowski, but is not prepared to jeopardize their good relationship with Bayern Munich to land Lewandowski. Only [he has] one thing he likes, the other is what we like to do", the former Eintracht Frankfurt coach said. Daily Mirror: Everton want Manchester United defender Marcos Rojo, who can leave Old Trafford for £30m.

Sport Willian set for Sarri talks after delayed return
Author: 0 Willian set for Sarri talks after delayed return

The same article states that Champions League holders Real Madrid are also keen on a deal to sign Lewandowski to bolster their attack following Cristiano Ronaldo's move to Juventus. "I am very happy for the performance", Sarri added. Kalidou Koulibaly and Dries Mertens were among the other players linked with treading that same path, though it seems that a written contract clause prevented the FA Cup holders from prising away more of Carlo Ancelotti's top talents.

Sport Tyson Fury Confirms Deep Negotiations with Deontay Wilder for a Fight
Author: 0 Tyson Fury Confirms Deep Negotiations with Deontay Wilder for a Fight

According to Fury, he and Wilder are in "deep" discussions and are "very close" to reaching an agreement. "Negotiations are very strong and we're nearly done with this deal". "We are close to making this happen". Is it too soon? "The way Tyson is looking in the gym, he's lost another couple of stone, he's very focused". "Tyson doesn't care where it happens".