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Los Angeles Will Host The 2028 Summer Olympics Los Angeles Will Host The 2028 Summer Olympics
- August 02, 2017

In a statement , the Paris bid committee welcomed the announcement in Los Angeles but stopped short of confirming the obvious, that Paris is in line for the 2024 Games. The President has said that he will travel to Lima, Peru where the International Olympic Committee will be holding its all-members Session and were previously expected to view final bid presentations and vote for the winning host city. (more...)
Michael Owen reacts on Twitter to Liverpool's performance against Bayern Munich
- August 02, 2017

Sturridge may not be in Jürgen Klopp's starting plans but, as he illustrated again, he has a role to play . "I don't have a problem with that". I think we can play a little bit better. The Senegal worldwide, himself regarded one of the Premier League's fastest players, added: "Everybody has seen how he's (Salah) quicker than everyone on the pitch". (more...)
Chelsea Show Interest In Leicester Midfielder Danny Drinkwater Chelsea Show Interest In Leicester Midfielder Danny Drinkwater
- August 02, 2017

Blues manager Antonio Conte wants to strengthen his squad as he prepares his team for a return to the Champions League and central midfield is now lacking after Matic's departure to Old Trafford. In fact, his performances a year ago earned him a call to join the England squad in March 2016. He has lived up to his billing and had a major part to play in Chelsea's fortunes last season. (more...)
Usain Bolt Is A Genius Like Muhammad Ali, Says Lord Coe Usain Bolt Is A Genius Like Muhammad Ali, Says Lord Coe
- August 02, 2017

Athletics has been under a cloud, with the Russian federation banned for systemic doping since November 2015. I can't think, other than Muhammad Ali, of anybody that has so had an impact inside or beyond their sport. "The last race I ran was a 9.95 [seconds] which shows I'm going in the right direction". He will also race in the 4x100m relay next week before bringing the curtain down on his decorated and stunning career. (more...)
Ernesto Valverde Says Barcelona Are Counting On Neymar Ernesto Valverde Says Barcelona Are Counting On Neymar
- August 02, 2017

Gerard Pique left a brilliant reply to Lionel Messi's Instagram post on Saturday, seemingly mocking his teammate's status as the world's greatest player. Los Blancos manager Zinedine Zidane said that the game was not so important and the side is preparing for August 8, when they face Manchester United in the Super Cup. (more...)
Transfer ALERT! Inter Milan join race for Liverpool target Naby Keita Transfer ALERT! Inter Milan join race for Liverpool target Naby Keita
- August 02, 2017

So far this summer, only Mohamed Salah, Dominic Solanke and Andrew Robertson have arrived at Liverpool , meaning more signings are expected before the close of the transfer window in just four short weeks. When he signed his five-year deal, I didn't think that he would see it out. Keita was involved in an ugly training ground incident this week when his foul on team-mate Diego Demme caused a practice session to be abandoned while his team-mate was taken to hospital for treatment. (more...)
Beyonce Reportedly Interested In Buying Houston Rockets NBA Franchise Beyonce Reportedly Interested In Buying Houston Rockets NBA Franchise
- August 02, 2017

NBA Hall of Famer Dikembe Mutombo, who played for the Rockets for five years, has publicly stated he's interested in buying the team, as well. At the time, he paid just $85 million to acquire the franchise, a number that has now inflated to an estimated $1.65 billion in worth. (more...)
Four-time Pro Bowl OT Clady announces retirement Four-time Pro Bowl OT Clady announces retirement
- August 02, 2017

He was a Pro Bowler and an All-Pro first-team selection in his second NFL season, and he reached four total Pro Bowls during his time in the league. Clady said several teams showed interest in him this summer and he wanted to see if the start of training camps "would inspire the passion I need to perform at the standards that I established for myself during my nine-year career". (more...)
Julian Edelman, Stephon Gilmore Get Into Scuffle At Patriots' Practice Julian Edelman, Stephon Gilmore Get Into Scuffle At Patriots' Practice
- August 01, 2017

However, it would seem that there are some issues that will need to be addressed regarding the team as Wide Reciever Julian Edelman and Cornerback Stephon Gilmore have both been sent home. Patriots coach Bill Belichick has a strict no fighting policy and chucked both Gilmore and Edelman out of practice. Gilmore, 26, signed a five-year contract worth $65 million earlier this offseason after five seasons with the Bills. (more...)
Dani Alves thoroughly impressive in PSG's French Super Cup win Dani Alves thoroughly impressive in PSG's French Super Cup win
- August 01, 2017

Monaco players celebrate the opening goal. But Alves, who joined from Juventus in June, equalised for PSG with a long range free-kick in the 51st minute - his first goal for the club. Alves' cross was met by Rabiot for the Cup winning goal. It had been indicated that Alves was trying to convince Neymar to make the big switch from the Catalans to the Ligue 1 side but now the 34-year-old had adamantly denied this rumours. (more...)
Liverpool boss Klopp aiming for the title during the upcoming season
- August 01, 2017

Can's 2016/17 campaign suffered two setbacks as he picked up an injury in August that kept him out of five games, before injuring his knee in December, sidelining him for another 10 days. 'The Champions League this year will be more competitive because there are some really important English teams in the competition, ' the Italian said in a press-conference on Monday. (more...)
Ex-Wife of CTE Victim Rips Jamal Adams Comments Ex-Wife of CTE Victim Rips Jamal Adams Comments
- August 01, 2017

Adams said that the field was the ideal place to die in reference to CTE. We live and breathe [ football ]. This is what we're so passionate about. I know in my heart of hearts that Justin would have wanted to see his daughter get married someday or see his son graduate from college, not dying on a football field. (more...)
Official Promo Released For Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor PPV Official Promo Released For Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor PPV
- August 01, 2017

The unprecedented showdown between legendary boxing champion Floyd "Money" Mayweather and UFC superstar "The Notorious" Conor McGregor will be broadcast live to USA cinemas on Saturday, Aug. While it's probably the most talked about fight in history it definitely won't be the best fight in history. "Then you have Mayweather against McGregor , which I don't like, but does a stack load of pay-per-views", he continued. (more...)
Jesus Navas announced as a Sevilla player by being kidnapped, obviously Jesus Navas announced as a Sevilla player by being kidnapped, obviously
- August 01, 2017

However, his arrival at Sevilla is likely to be celebrated by their dedicated fan base as Navas remains a local hero after coming through the youth system. " Sevilla FC have reached an agreement with Jesus Navas , with the player signing a deal on Tuesday keeping him at the club for the next four seasons", Sevilla said in a statement. (more...)
Ronaldo tells judge he has 'never tried to avoid taxes' Ronaldo tells judge he has 'never tried to avoid taxes'
- August 01, 2017

Last year Ronaldo's footballing rival، Lionel Messi، was found guilty of evading more than €4.1 million ($4.8 million) and handed a fine and a 21-month prison sentence. "I kept the structure that managed them when I was in England...the lawyers that Manchester United recommended to me set it up in 2004, long before I thought about coming to Spain", said the statement. (more...)
Kelechi Iheanacho risks two-year jail term Kelechi Iheanacho risks two-year jail term
- August 01, 2017

Nigeria striker, Kelechi Iheanacho , who is on the brink of signing for Leicester City , is confronted with legal problems in the U.S. after allegations were made against him that he may have misled a court in Pennsylvania. "For the avoidance of doubt, Iheanacho and I have spent hundreds of hours together", Galeano wrote in the court affidavit. If found guilty, he could be jailed for two years. (more...)
Seattle Seahawks, S Kam Chancellor agree to contract extension Seattle Seahawks, S Kam Chancellor agree to contract extension
- August 01, 2017

Sources told ESPN and NFL Network that Chancellor's new pact is for $36 million and runs through 2020. It was never a foregone conclusion that Chancellor and the Seahawks would come to terms on a new deal. A four-time Pro Bowl selection, Chancellor has 12 career interceptions in seven National Football League seasons, all with Seattle. But both Chancellor and Seattle brass said there were no hard feelings over his holdout, and this extension underscores that there was truth in that. (more...)
Manchester United FC to swipe right for Tinder? Manchester United FC to swipe right for Tinder?
- August 01, 2017

These sponsorships aren't going to be as lucrative as the kit sponsors on a player's chest, a deal for a sleeve sponsor is about 20% of the kit sponsor so it's still a lot of money. The Red Devils' main shirt sponsor is United States auto brand Chevrolet - a seven-year deal worth an estimated £350m. Nine of the 20 PL teams now have a sleeve sponsor for the upcoming season and United are reportedly in discussions with Tinder about a $15.8 million per season deal. (more...)
Olympic Games: Los Angeles will host in 2028, Paris gets 2024 Olympic Games: Los Angeles will host in 2028, Paris gets 2024
- August 01, 2017

As per latest reports , the city of Paris is set to host the 2024 Olympics while Los Angeles is set to host the 2028 edition . It is said on Monday that the Los Angeles City Council and the United States Olympic Committee Board of Directors will consider the agreement for approval in the month of August. (more...)
Brewers drop further behind the division leading Cubs Brewers drop further behind the division leading Cubs
- August 01, 2017

We have a chance to win the series. Mariners 9, Mets 1 • James Paxton tossed six scoreless innings and became the first Seattle pitcher to win six games in a month, and Nelson Cruz had a three-run homer as the host Mariners romped. Wade Davis pitched a scoreless ninth for his 22nd save. The Brewers, who are 5-11 since the break, are hitless over their last 31 at-bats with runners in scoring position. (more...)