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Arsenal’s likely XI v Manchester City: Sokratis, Leno & Torreira start

Kroenke's £550m offer to buy Alisher Usmanov's 30% stake has been accepted, meaning Kroenke will be able to make a compulsory purchase of the remaining shares. ...


Kepa Arrizabalaga writes letter to Athletic Bilbao after Chelsea move

He said all the right things, speaking in Spanish through a translator, when asked about the eye-popping fee and appeared calm and composed while being asked to...


Ferdinand urges Man United not to sell Pogba

The La Liga champions have had an offer of £45million plus Yerry Mina and Andre Gomes rejected. The 31-year-old won two titles at the Etihad Stadium but fell ...


Paul Pogba furious with Jose Mourinho amid Barcelona and Juventus interest

His agent, Mino Raiola, is expected in Manchester this week to negotiate the transfer of Pogba out of Old Trafford. Paul Pogba is integral to how Mancheste...


Torreira, Guendouzi set for Arsenal medicals

Torreira's team-mates will fly to Carrasco, in Uruguay , from Nizhny Novgorod, but Torreira is flying to London from Moscow to complete his transfer. Arsenal ...


Thibaut Courtois Misses Chelsea Training

And Brazilian star Willian has also pledged his future to the club despite three bids from Barcelona and interest from Manchester United . Brazil midfiel...


I hope we don’t see any provocation from McGregor - Khabib Nurmagomedov’s father

Since then, McGregor's return to the UFC has been teased but the two sides couldn't come to an agreement. McGregor first laid the groundwork for his fight a...


My Client Wants To Leave Chelsea For Real Madrid

I don't know him. It was a very positive conversation so I'm very happy about it. He has a fantastic team, fantastic players and squad - I think he has condit...


Chelsea vs Manchester City: Community Shield Starting XI Predictions, Match Preview

On Monday, ESPN + will feature a highlight show recapping Sunday's match. City travel to Arsenal a week after the Community Shield . Both teams have each wo...


Chelsea Rocked As Star Player's Agent Demands A Move To Real Madrid

Henrotay cleared the doubt of the supporters that there is more than only financial reason. Sources told ESPN Brasil that the delay was caused by an expired...


Jurgen Klopp explains dual importance of Liverpool’s upcoming Anfield friendly against Torino

Liverpool face Napoli on Saturday as they wind down their pre-season, with Alisson set to make his debut. This is Liverpool's penultimate fixture in a ...


Guardiola: I've never met a striker who fights like Gabriel Jesus

The Premier League champions remain in the market for midfield reinforcement having missed out on the proposed signing of Jorginho , who will instead line up...


Chelsea vs Manchester City: Sarri reveals what Blues' XI will look like

The World Cup-winning striker remains on holiday but he is due back on Monday and will speak to the club ahead of the transfer window closure on August 9. "He h...


As Urban Meyer situation unfolds, here’s what Will Muschamp told his staff

While Meyer is on leave, offensive coordinator Ryan Day will serve as head coach. It's alleged that Shelley Meyer had intimate knowledge that the wife of fo...


Lewis Hamilton extends his lead with victory in Hungary

Pole was Hamilton's, the front-row to Bottas, with Vettel only fourth, behind Ferrari team-mate Kimi Raikkonen . "I don't see any positives in this race for me...


Jose Mourinho expecting one more new arrival this summer

Manager Jose Mourinho questioned on Saturday why Martial had not flown back to the U.S.to rejoin the squad and said after Tuesday's win over Real Madrid tha...


Fulham sign Aleksandar Mitrovic to permanent move from Newcastle

The 23-year-old, who represented his nation in the World Cup in Russian Federation this summer, spent a fruitful loan spell there at the tailend of last season,...


Yankees nab starting pitcher J.A. Happ in trade with Blue Jays

Despite setting career bests in strikeouts and ERA past year, the right-hander struggled mightily earlier this season. He is 7-4 with a 2.98 ERA in 19 career ga...


Willian AND Courtois exit, £40m Juve offer, Ramsey latest

According to the Daily Mail , Chelsea want to raise the stakes even further and demand he become the first £200 million player in history. Willian held t...


In 11 hours Souness sees Liverpool, Man Utd nearest Man City challengers

He is the only one who is here and the poor man is trying his best with the frustration of somebody who wants more. And if you wanted another manager's quotes...


Kawhi Leonard to skip USA Basketball minicamp coached by Gregg Popovich

We get it. Leonard is a man of few words and incredibly reserved (even by Spurs standards), but it says a lot that the two have spoken so few times since Leon...


Aaron Ramsey 'unsure' of Arsenal future - Premier League 2016

Speaking last month, Emery said: "I know him but we haven't made a move for him". Our first official pre-season game was a comprehensive 8-0 victory over Bore...


Loris Karius - Liverpool didn't warn me before Alisson signing

Ask any supporter which two positions have needed strengthening and you are likely to receive the same two answers - central defence and goalkeeper. Of course...


Cardinals fans would never do what these Cubs fans did

A young Chicago Cubs fan has been rewarded with a signed ball after he missed out on one tossed to him by first base coach Will Venable during a game. So, w...


Guardiola says repeat of record-breaking season 'impossible'

The 18-year-old is now in the United States with Pep Guardiola and the rest of the Blues squad as they prepare for the new season - and he started the first g...


Welcome Malcom: How Barcelona snatched Brazil star from under AS Roma's nose

However, the Catalan giants have now swooped in and signed the Brazilian starlet for a fee in the region on £40m. The 21-year-old completed a "dream" €41milli...


Black Ferns beat France to win women's Rugby World Cup Sevens

We want this team to create its own history and legacy. Fiji will either meet Australia or New Zealand in the Cup semifinals. Should they beat the Scots t...


Police accidentally tear gas several Tour de France riders amid farmers' protest

With another gruelling trip across the Alps and Pyrenees, who will wear the yellow jersey on the Champs-Elysees? "After a stalemate in the battle for yellow, ...


Erdogan says treatment of Germany's Ozil racist and unacceptable

Pressed on whether Ozil will be missed by Germany heading forward, 1990 World Cup victor Matthaus added: "No, we have a lot of good players, and when some pla...


Klopp: Liverpool have to start winning trophies

Liverpool kick-start their US Tour on the 22nd of July against Jurgen Klopp's former side Borussia Dortmund at Bank of America stadium in Charlotte and the...


'Cheap Shot' Trump Criticisms Meant to 'Undermine' Him, Bossert Says

Shortly after Trump "misspoke" during a post-summit press conference , saying that he doesn't see " any reason why it would be " Russia that meddled in the U...


Loris Karius hits back at those abusing him for recent errors

Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane and Marko Grujic all watched from the side at the Bank of America stadium after only returning to training on Friday. Milner nearly ...


Abuse mars Geraint Thomas's historic summit victory at Tour de France

Alaphilippe increased his lead over the Col de la Colombiere before zooming down the final finish . "For the first big mountain day I think the guys really sho...


Chelsea Announce Maurizio Sarri As New Manager

After parting company with Antonio Conte yesterday, Chelsea wasted no time in appointing his successor. During Antonio's time at the club, we won our sixt...


Joe Root's trust in his game results in timely Test boost

I think the tone was set by the bowlers early on, David Willey and Mark Wood were on the money. It was a reminder that although he may not be the biggest hi...


Ruusia Hands Over World Cup Hosting Duties To Qatar

More than 272 million people on the photo-sharing app interacted with World Cup-related content during the tournament in Russian Federation, with more than 3.2...


Harper wins Home Run Derby at Nationals Park

Asked Tuesday how he can beat the shift, Harper said: "You can't". Bryce Harper knows what it's like to play on a Little League field. In turn, the $45 of...


Chelsea Target Former Goalkeeper As Real Madrid Move For Courtois

Real Madrid , another possible suitor, have yet to make contact with Roma . Liverpool have launched a world-record bid for Roma goalkeeper Alisson . Sin...


Unai Emery makes final Steven Nzonzi decision

Following the shock early exit of Germany from the World Cup, playmaker Ozil has been on holiday and has yet to return to pre-season training, with Emery instea...


Trump says he has 'full faith' in United States intelligence after Putin summit

In Helsinki , Putin said he had indeed wanted Trump to win the election - a revelation that might have made more headlines if not for Trump's performance - but...