by | July 25, 2018 | 01:47

Fekir even conducted interviews with Liverpool's official website in preparation for his presentation but concerns over his knee injury in 2015 eventually stopped the negotiations. OL president Jean Michel Aulas said last week: "He's one of the best in France - and in the world, since he's a world champion". "Although in football, nothing is ever certain".

by | July 25, 2018 | 01:32

At the same time , I think players in the World Cup, they really feel that extra commitment with a country, with the people, that extra responsibility that makes them - by the emotional point of view - to be sometimes even overcommitted. "It is important for Maguire to continue for Leicester", he said. 'When I look to Brighton, I don't think they have any player that isn't doing a very good pre-season with lots of training and matches.

by | July 24, 2018 | 04:48

Speaking after his first Chelsea game ended in a 1-0 friendly win over Perth Glory , the Italian coach said: "It's a pleasure to have Courtois, to have Willian, to have Hazard, but it [their futures] doesn't depend on me, not only on me". Madrid are reportedly keen to acquire Golden Glove victor Courtois and his Belgium teammate Hazard, while Barca are said to be interested in adding Willian to their attacking riches.

by | July 24, 2018 | 05:24

Four-time champion Froome can pull level with the likes of former five-time winners Jacques Anquetil , Bernard Hinault , Eddy Merckx and Miguel Indurain if he triumphs on the Champs Elysees next Sunday. But he added: "It's not acceptable for a rider to do that". And Thomas said: "It's the last mountaintop (finish) that will be most decisive". The Dutchman, victor of the Giro in 2017 and second to Froome in this year's race, has spoken openly of trying to take advantage of Sky's ...

by | July 24, 2018 | 04:17

According to The Times , Maguire would cost United more than £50 million. That's the big question on every fans' lips as they enter the new season. Secondly, Kroos' arrival would help shore up the midfield at United, especially with veteran Michael Carrick hanging his boots at the end of the season.

by | July 24, 2018 | 04:19

Two howlers against Real Madrid cost Liverpool in the Champions League final and Karius' nightmare was only starting there. "Will this attack on Loris Karius ever end?" "Stay strong Karius, it has happened to the best of players", he said.

by | July 24, 2018 | 03:08

That report first came from ESPN's Adam Schefter - yes, the football/basketball Adam Schefter - who cites an unnamed Major League Baseball source. Tebow is scheduled to have surgery on Tuesday and will likely miss the remainder of the season.

by | July 24, 2018 | 02:05

I am so grateful for the love and passion that you've given me over the past nine years. "He's not going to leave, I'm telling you'". Kawhi Leonard is said to be intent on signing with the Lakers when he becomes a free agent next summer, but that didn't stop the Raptors from giving up their best player to acquire him via trade.

by | July 24, 2018 | 02:06

Even though Hamilton has opened the CFL season with a 2-3 record, starting quarterback Jeremy Masoli ranks second in the CFL with 1,562 passing yards and hasn't opened much room for Manziel to get a shot. Manziel, offensive tackle Tony Washington and offensive lineman Landon Rice were sent to Montreal in exchange for defensive end Jamaal Westerman, wide receiver Chris Williams and first-round picks in 2020 and 2022.

by | July 24, 2018 | 01:41

The two players were booed by German fans in pre-World Cup friendlies over their appearance with the Turkish strongman, and Ozil said Sunday that he and his family had received threats. "Immigration has transformed modern life and modern football for the better - the success of Premier League is due to the contribution of footballers from around the world, while the World Cup has been enriched by players of dual heritage such as Ozil".

by | July 24, 2018 | 01:42

It was not the trophy England's women had set their eyes on when they plotted their season, but James Bailey's side have taken much consolation from lifting the Challenge Cup at the World Sevens Cup here after an emphatic 31-5 win over Japan.

by | July 24, 2018 | 02:43

The 29-year-old, who is of Turkish decent but born and raised in Germany , said he could no longer withstand the pressure of being a scapegoat for the for defending World Cup champions' woes at the just concluded Fifa World Cup in Russian Federation where they failed to reach the last round of 16.

by | July 24, 2018 | 02:45

And according to ESPN's Rob Dawson, Mourinho and Woodward, who is in the United States, will meet this week for crunch talks over Martial . "I would like to play against Leicester (on the first weekend of the Premier League season) on Sunday but I have to play on Friday, so you don't get always in life what you want".

by | July 24, 2018 | 02:22

The Cubs official Twitter account posted pictures of the boy smiling with his two balls after the game. "We go back out and (they) get a couple of softer hits, the ball down the line by Baez". UPDATE: David Kaplan of ESPN 1000 in Chicago is reporting that the fan who took the ball away from the child, had actually helped give the child a ball earlier in the game.

by | July 24, 2018 | 01:49

The former performance director of British Cycling accepted Moscon's actions were unlikely to help Team Sky with the likes of Chris Froome and Geraint Thomas having to contend with unsavoury reactions from the Tour crowd. "I don't know how people are going to react, but it's not going to calm people down", Brailsford said. "If I end up starting to race Froomey and he races me, and Dumoulin wins that would be really bad so we just need to continue what we're doing".

by | July 23, 2018 | 03:37

Alas, Brittany Lincicome didn't get to ride a horse, visit a bourbon distillery or become the second female golfer to make the cut at a PGA Tour event, but at least the LPGA star finished her unique week with a flourish. "She just knows where it's going to go". As those players rest and wait to see how the field comes together on Saturday - or if, considering more storms are forecast - Lincicome's longshot quest to make the cut will draw the most attention.

by | July 23, 2018 | 05:04

One major, any major, would be the most meaningful title of his career, and he suggested this week that his best chance would come in an Open, where oldies-but-goodies Tom Watson (age 59) and Greg Norman (53) have almost stolen the claret jug over the past decade.

by | July 23, 2018 | 03:49

Here's his complete quote, per ESPN's Darren Rovell. English golfer Eddie Pepperell displayed an unusual level of honesty for a sports interview on Sunday when he confessed that he'd knocked back one too many drinks just before the final round of The Open.

by | July 23, 2018 | 03:47

Pereira, who has scored once in 13 senior appearances for United , is expected to play a bigger role under Jose Mourinho this season, and the Brazil youth worldwide wants to seize the opportunity. Subs: J Pereira, Darmian, Fosu-Mensah, Tuanzebe, Williams, Hamilton, Garner, Gomes, Chong, Bohui, Greenwood. "It was a good training session", said Mourinho.

by | July 23, 2018 | 04:14

According to Il Messaggero, Iwobi is available for £22m this summer, and Italian giants Lazio now lead the interest. Lazio are looking for a replacement for Felipe Anderson who recently linked up with English Premier League club, West Ham United and see Iwobi as the ideal player to fill the void.

by | July 23, 2018 | 04:17

With Rose and McIlroy in the clubhouse on six-under, Schauffele fought back from a 40-stroke outward nine to get to seven-under but Molinari was unflappable. His challenge helped attract a record crowd of 172,000 attend over the week. For a proud man who spent the majority of his prime scoffing at silver linings and small victories, Tiger Woods needed little cajoling to look at the bright side Sunday at Carnoustie.

by | July 23, 2018 | 04:16

He said: "The summit with Russian Federation was a great success, except with the real enemy of the people, the fake news media". While the White House has said Mr. Fifty-eight percent disapprove of the way his administration has treated children and parents who entered the country illegally and who have been separated at the border, while 51 percent object to the relationship between the USA and Moscow.

by | July 23, 2018 | 04:14

Through all that suspense, Molinari never flinched. He poured it in, raised his right fist and shook it lightly before slamming it for emphasis. "Today was a day that I had a great opportunity", Woods said. With a wayward tee shot on 11, and a second that caromed off a spectator, Woods double bogeyed the 11th. On Sunday, he drove into thick fescue on 11, then rocketed his second shot into the crowd, the ball ricocheting off a fan's shoulder, and then another's iPhone, and settling in ...

by | July 23, 2018 | 02:20

Who are Liverpool most likely to sign this summer? But the Brazilian has been told he will have to wait a little while longer. " We have everything that we need for the next season, I don't think that we will do any more (signings), I'm pretty sure ..." The guys respond to your tweets about Liverpool's transfer targets, Bayern's chances against Real, Morata's Chelsea future and the Extra Time music.

by | July 23, 2018 | 02:09

Stoke City were relegated from the Premier League last season and Charlie Adam has blamed Xherdan Shaqiri for his lack of professionalism. Xherdan Shaqiri has played 92 games for Stoke City. Shaqiri was Liverpool's third summer signing, with the forward following midfield duo Naby Keita and Fabinho to Anfield. He then added, "Yeah, everybody else could help, but for all the plaudits to so-called bigger players we getting from certain members of the management staff last ...

by | July 23, 2018 | 02:34

The four-times major victor made par at the 15th to stay on six-under, along with overnight leaders Jordan Spieth and Xander Schauffele, and Francesco Molinari and Kevin Chappell . It may not create the same joyless feelings that he had when he returned the claret jug, but given the hole's history and Spieth's penchant for late-inning histrionics (see Open Championship , 2017), the 18th hole is certain to produce more than a few uncomfortable moments.

by | July 23, 2018 | 02:18

Woods went from 7 under and leading to 4 under and not leading in a hurry. Even if Woods does not win The Open, the incredible run has proven that he can win another major . He shot 77 and missed the cut by one shot. "I'm right there. I've got a chance at this, which is great". "I played pretty similar to this at the Players Championship".

by | July 23, 2018 | 02:54

Ferrell was a restricted free agent entering the offseason. Ferrell played 36 games with Dallas in 2016-2017, where he made a splash as an undrafted free agent before the Mavs let him go. Ferrell averaged 10.2 points, 3.0 rebounds and 2.5 assists per game while shooting at a 37 percent clip from distance in Dallas last season. Yogi Ferrell makes a point to players at his basketball camp Thursday at Bluffton High School.

by | July 23, 2018 | 02:48

South Africa started with two playmakers in Justin Geduld and Selvyn Davids , and it was this ploy that led to Ireland's undoing. Kenya Sevens inconsistent returns at the Rugby Sevens World Cup in San Fransisco has disappointed a chunk of their fans on social media.

by | July 23, 2018 | 02:11

Three of the world's top-five players missed the cut, including top-ranked Dustin Johnson and No. 2 Justin Thomas. Sharma, already having a banner year with two European Tour victories and a special invitation to the Masters last April, was looking to have a short week at Carnoustie when he was 5-over par after a bogey on the 12th hole.

by | July 23, 2018 | 02:52

Taggart's enthusiam has not gone unnoticed by the players after last year's struggles. "It's on us to go out and earn the respect and get back to the days we all know Florida State can be and should be". "He [Haggins] told me a year ago not to focus on the things that are going on off the field because we still have an opponent in front of us", Burns said.

by | July 23, 2018 | 01:55

Over Schnatter's tenure, Papa John's has agreed to two confidential settlements after he was accused of inappropriate conduct, Forbes reported. The company says it's also investigating allegations reported in Forbes that Schnatter oversaw a work culture where women were subject to sexist behavior.

by | July 22, 2018 | 02:36

When asked at a news conference whether he has spoken to Hazard, Fabregas said: "I won't lie, I speak to him often ". "I think I have the right characteristics as a footballer for the type of football that he likes to play , and the type of football that he teaches and passes on to his team", Jorginho told Chelsea's website .

by | July 22, 2018 | 02:41

Quintana gave up 10 seconds to Thomas, while Bardet was 14 seconds back and Landa 29. Only Slovenian Primoz Roglic , who is fourth overall now, 2 minutes and 38 seconds behind Team Sky's Thomas, gained some time on the main contenders when he attacked in the final climb.

by | July 22, 2018 | 03:37

That's when Rose, the 2013 U.S. Open victor who is seeking his first British Open victory, made his move by shooting a 7-under 64. Brooks Koepka is unlikely to be celebrating back-to-back major victories at the British Open on Sunday. Zach Johnson and Kevin Kisner are more than just housemates this week. Tiger Woods played out of the rough on the 2nd hole during the second round of the British Open Golf Championship in Carnoustie, Scotland, today.