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Bailly to miss Man Utd's Super Cup clash with Real Madrid Bailly to miss Man Utd's Super Cup clash with Real Madrid
- July 25, 2017

Bailly was handed a red card after seeming to reach out on John Guidetti and Roncaglia. Bailly missed his team's 2-0 win over Ajax in the Europa League final when serving the first game of the ban. It means that Bailly will be unavailable for United's Super Cup clash with Real Madrid on August 8 and also the first match of United's return to the Champions League in September. (more...)
Padres trade Cahill, Mauer and Buchter to KC Royals Padres trade Cahill, Mauer and Buchter to KC Royals
- July 25, 2017

Welcome to the #Royals! Kansas City Royals pitcher Matt Strahm throws to a Detroit Tigers batter during the first inning of a baseball game in Detroit, Tuesday, June 27, 2017. He was not the answer for this team, so props to Dayton Moore for getting out of that mess. The Padres are in deep rebuilding mode and don't expect to contend for a few years. (more...)
Kershaw to miss 4-6 weeks with back injury Kershaw to miss 4-6 weeks with back injury
- July 25, 2017

The team is calling Kershaw's injury a lower back strain this time around. Last summer, Kershaw spent 75 days on the DL with a herniated disc in his back. We've talked about it all year long - the depth the front office has created and how guys tend to step right up and fill in roles. Jansen said he was sick to his stomach at the Kershaw news. (more...)
Colts' Andrew Luck to start on PUP list while rehabbing Colts' Andrew Luck to start on PUP list while rehabbing
- July 25, 2017

Luck had surgery to fix a partially torn labrum in his right shoulder and only began throwing last week. Luck can come off that list at any time during the preseason and the expectation is for No. "We are going to make sure, obviously, that the shoulder has to be ready and the doctors are going to give full approval before he starts putting real reps on it and that sort of thing". (more...)
Man City sign Monaco defender for £52m
- July 24, 2017

Mendy is the third full back to join City this summer following the previous captures of Kyle Walker and Danilo . Manager Pep Guardiola will be especially pleased with the business he has done this summer when it comes to strengthening the club's back-line. (more...)
Conte Slams Ospina Over Pedro Challenge Conte Slams Ospina Over Pedro Challenge
- July 24, 2017

The 29-year-old Pedro was originally taken to the hospital while sporting a bloodied face on the pitch. The Colombia worldwide clattered into the attacker early on in the match and the injury has proven more serious than his manager would have hoped, although Conte is confident the player will be fit in time to face the same opponents in the Community Shield on August 6. (more...)
Jerry Jones has seen 'absolutely nothing' linking Ezekiel Elliott to domestic violence Jerry Jones has seen 'absolutely nothing' linking Ezekiel Elliott to domestic violence
- July 24, 2017

And that's about where the definitive answers ended on a sunny morning in Oxnard, California. The commissioners office has the latitude to wrist-slap Elliott, to hand down a one- or two-game suspension ... Irving has been suspended four games for violating the league's performance enhancing drug policy, and Gregory will miss the year for missing a drug test. (more...)
Chelsea attacker Pedro leaves pre-season camp after injury Chelsea attacker Pedro leaves pre-season camp after injury
- July 24, 2017

The Spain worldwide clashed with the Arsenal goalkeeper as he chased a loose ball in the first half of the match in Beijing and required lengthy treatment from the Chelsea medical staff. The Spaniard was chasing a through ball when he was clattered by Ospina during the Colombian's follow through, with Pedro taking a blow to the head and neck. (more...)
Klopp: I've been trying to sell Markovic for a year Klopp: I've been trying to sell Markovic for a year
- July 24, 2017

Can returned to the club's Melwood training ground over the weekend after an extended break following Germany's victory in the Confederations Cup. "All the boys will be back in on Tuesday". As is the case with most player sales, the fanbase will be split on whether it is good business, and Emre Can's potential exit will be no different. (more...)
Bears linebacker performs Heimlich on fellow airline passenger Bears linebacker performs Heimlich on fellow airline passenger
- July 24, 2017

Freeman indeed gets it. Marcus Ryan , the man Freeman saved, gets to live. Freeman's bio on the National Football League's website states he went to University High School in Waco and University of Mary Hardin-Baylor. Freeman's flight was delayed before it was rerouted to St. Louis. And the National Football League gets a story not involving guns, drugs, domestic violence, or prostitutes, as teams report to training camps. (more...)
Lucky Whitehead Not Really All That Lucky, Arrested on Shoplifting Charge Lucky Whitehead Not Really All That Lucky, Arrested on Shoplifting Charge
- July 24, 2017

Whitehead has a court date scheduled for August 10, according to records. "I didn't even know about that", Whitehead said of the new warrant, via Brandon George for The Dallas Morning News . Failure to appear has been stacked on to the shoplifting charge. Whitehead got the dog back after posting the insane story on social media. Cowboys players have had multiple incidents this offseason. (more...)
There's no place like Indy for Kyle Busch
- July 24, 2017

It didn't take long for the first wreck and caution flag. NASCAR initially waited to throw the caution, which would've setup another overtime restart, but finally called for the caution just after Kahne had passed the marker that made the race official if another caution occurred. (more...)
Luciano Spalletti Dicusses Ivan Perisic Rumours Luciano Spalletti Dicusses Ivan Perisic Rumours
- July 24, 2017

Inter have been playing hardball and are refusing to sell for less than £50m, with Man United unwilling to match their demands for the 28-year-old. 'But at the same time , he signed a contract which he must respect. The 28-year-old is now in China with Inter on their pre-season tour and played 45 minutes of Friday's 1-1 draw against Schalke 04 in Changzhou. He did however concede that if Perisic were to leave for the fee Inter want, he would have considerable funds to reinvest in the squad. (more...)
Thunder, Carmelo Anthony 'officially circling each other' Thunder, Carmelo Anthony 'officially circling each other'
- July 24, 2017

He's reportedly dead set on joining the Rockets, but it stands to reason that the Thunder could pique his interest. While the Houston Rockets have been front runners for the troubled New York Knicks forward for a month now, another team has entered the mix. (more...)
China's Li shoots 63 to finish third in Open China's Li shoots 63 to finish third in Open
- July 24, 2017

He is the sixth player to shoot 63 in the final round of a major. "I can't explain", said the Open debutant, who is trying to live down his mum's escapades in France. "He had a nice attitude". But he made history at the US Open last month at Erin Hills when he became the first player from mainland China to make the cut of a major. (more...)
Kyrie Irving Believes LeBron James Leaked Trade Request To Media Kyrie Irving Believes LeBron James Leaked Trade Request To Media
- July 24, 2017

Opinions vary on what the Cavs could realistically get for Irving or if they should even trade him at all. Monday's meeting comes days after Windhorst reported that Cavaliers' point guard Kyrie Irving requested to be traded during a team meeting the previous week. (more...)
Manchester United's Henrikh Mkhitaryan aims to improve
- July 24, 2017

There were lots of young players for Real Madrid in the second half . It is not a secret that Jose Mourinho is a big fan of Andreas Pereira. United deployed evergreen midfielder Michael Carrick in the first half as the holding midfielder as they dominated a close to full strength Madrid side. (more...)
Ancelotti admits reported Man United target could leave Ancelotti admits reported Man United target could leave
- July 24, 2017

Bayern Munich will play Chelsea in Singapore on Tuesday in their friendly match as part of the International Champions Cup tournament. Ancelotti is well placed to comment as he coached Morata when they were both in Madrid. Bayern have not enjoyed a strong start to their summer tour, suffering defeats against Arsenal, albeit on penalties, and AC Milan , with the Italian side beating them 4-0 at the weekend. (more...)
Manchester City Complete Benjamin Mendy Capture Manchester City Complete Benjamin Mendy Capture
- July 24, 2017

The 23-year-old, who was reportedly Guardiola's main target for the left-back position, is the Spaniard's sixth signing of this window. Mendy was in superb form for Monaco last season and helped the Stade Louis II outfit to win the Ligue 1 title and reach the last four in the Champions League. (more...)
Stephen Strasburg exits start after 2 innings with apparent injury Stephen Strasburg exits start after 2 innings with apparent injury
- July 24, 2017

He's also second in runs behind Tim Raines, third on the team's all-time hits list (1,609), with Raines up next in second place and third in all-time games played (1,495), with Hall of Famer Gary Carter in second. He's two homers shy of tying former Washington Senators star Frank Howard for the most home runs in D.C. baseball history. Chris Iannetta had a pinch-hit single with one out and David Descalso walked before Ketel Marte and David Peralta each singled in a run. (more...)