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La Liga Will Reportedly Block PSG From Triggering Neymar's €220m Release Clause La Liga Will Reportedly Block PSG From Triggering Neymar's €220m Release Clause
- August 03, 2017

PSG is rumored to be ready to pay his release clause of 222 million euros ($262 million). Such a fee would smash the current record £89.3 million ($111 million, 105.2 million euros) Manchester United paid for Paul Pogba previous year. (more...)
Neymar to PSG: Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde waiting for transfer decision Neymar to PSG: Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde waiting for transfer decision
- August 03, 2017

Sergio Ramos admits life would be easier for Real Madrid if Neymar left Barcelona in a world record move to Paris Saint-Germain . Real Madrid defender Ramos, who has been subjected to Neymar's attacking brilliance over the years, was the first to offer his two cents. (more...)
Ryan Giggs: 'Romelu Lukaku must deal with Manchested United pressure' Ryan Giggs: 'Romelu Lukaku must deal with Manchested United pressure'
- August 03, 2017

Jesper Blomqvist believes Manchester United will still get some more transfer deals over the line before the start of the new season. Manchester United finished in sixth place in the Premier League table last term but still managed to win the EFL Cup and the Europa League to end the season on a positive note. (more...)
Cricket Australia and players agree to terms to end standoff Cricket Australia and players agree to terms to end standoff
- August 03, 2017

The agreement paves the way for the cricketers to be re-contracted and the Bangladesh series to go ahead as planned. However, the specifications of the deal and the new five-year Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) would be announced at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) at 4.30 pm local time (12 pm IST) via a formal press conference. (more...)
Jurgen Klopp says Liverpool can win the Premier League Jurgen Klopp says Liverpool can win the Premier League
- August 03, 2017

He is going to be a massive player for us this season. Klopp's refusal to sell Coutinho, however, is unlikely to deter Barca, who are expected to formally make their second approach for the Brazilian playmaker in the coming days. Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says Barcelona can "save their energy" regarding their pursuit of star attacker Philippe Coutinho . Last season, Andres Iniesta was yet again one of the most influential players for Barcelona but age is catching up to him ... (more...)
Arsenal 'offer Alexis Sanchez £290000-a-week deal'
- August 03, 2017

The Chilean striker was given extra time off after reaching the final of the 2017 Confederations Cup in Russian Federation in June, but just ahead of his return he posted on social media that he was suffering from the flu. Manager Arsene Wenger has maintained that he is unconcerned by Sanchez's refusal to renew terms. But it doesn't really matter as Arsène Wenger remains adamant that Alexis isn't going anywhere, and certainly not to another Premier League team, and that Arsenal are ... (more...)
CR7 Slams Critics via Surreal Instagram Post Following Tax Avoidance Court Appearance CR7 Slams Critics via Surreal Instagram Post Following Tax Avoidance Court Appearance
- August 03, 2017

Ronaldo, who spent 90 minutes in court after entering via a side door to evade the assembled press, is accused of evading £13.1m in unpaid tax to the Spanish tax office. Tebas, a lawyer by trade, said Spanish football was looking for "legal certainty" about what taxes must be paid. "When I signed for Real Madrid, I did not create a special structure to manage my image rights, I simply maintained the one that was already managing them when I was in England", Ronaldo told the court. (more...)
Blue Jays, White Sox set for rubber game Blue Jays, White Sox set for rubber game
- August 03, 2017

The Bringer of Rain also walked twice and scored twice. Toronto sluggers Justin Smoak and Josh Donaldson have homered in back-to-back games. The Jays now move on to Houston to begin a three-game series against the high-flying Astros on Friday. (more...)
Serbian midfielder Matic moves to Manchester United
- August 03, 2017

And the Serbian playmaker reciprocated the love as he put pen to paper, saying: "I am delighted to have joined Manchester United ". "I didn't train with the first team at Chelsea , I trained alone and with a fitness coach, so it is not the same". (more...)
Rory McIlroy discusses reason he made a decision to part ways with caddie Rory McIlroy discusses reason he made a decision to part ways with caddie
- August 03, 2017

Rory McIlroy has finally opened up on his decision to part ways with longtime caddie JP Fitzgerald . With two big tournaments upcoming - this week's WGC-Bridgestone Invitational and next week's PGA Championship at Quail Hollow, where McIlroy has seemingly been the favorite ever since the venue was announced - switching caddies after nine years seems a risky move. (more...)
Impressive Kubica says it's 'too soon' to make call on F1 return Impressive Kubica says it's 'too soon' to make call on F1 return
- August 03, 2017

The Pole's banker lap was around six seconds off the pace, but his times began to tumble as the morning wore on, and his best effort was just 1.2secs slower than Renault driver Jolyon Palmer's qualifying lap for the Hungarian Grand Prix. (more...)
Alexandre Lacazette: I'll do everything to succeed at Arsenal
- August 03, 2017

Lacazette, 26, who also netted on his Arsenal debut against Sydney FC, is relishing the challenge of playing in England and is eager to adapt as quickly as possible. "Even against the smallest one it is not always easy". "People said he reminds them of Ian Wright, but he has to score a few more goals to remind me of him!" Lacazette was later replaced by Alex Iwobi with 12 minutes to play and appeared to be limping as he walked off the pitch, but Wenger played down fears over the France ... (more...)
Psg will pay up to 450 million euros for the Brazilian star Psg will pay up to 450 million euros for the Brazilian star
- August 03, 2017

Barcelona earlier confirmed on Wednesday the 25-year-old had been allowed to miss training. And now Messi has become the first to break his silence on the move, posting a series of pictures of the pair to his Instagram account and wishing Neymar good luck for the "new stage" of his life. (more...)
Austin Jackson risks it all to save home run at Fenway Park Austin Jackson risks it all to save home run at Fenway Park
- August 02, 2017

You might think that Cleveland might have the edge in the starting pitching matchup, but Rick Porcello (4-14, 4.55 ERA) has been solid lately despite losing each of his last four starts. The Boston Red Sox defeated the Cleveland Indians 12-10 in a weird 9 innings to say the least. Red Sox: 2B Dustin Pedroia missed his third straight game because of a sore left knee. (more...)
Arsenal striker interests Newcastle, but only at the right price Arsenal striker interests Newcastle, but only at the right price
- August 02, 2017

Perez netted only once in eleven league outings for Arsenal in his sole season in North London where he struggled to dislodge the established attackers at the club, who have since signed Alexandre Lacazette. Arsene Wenger has reportedly apologised to Lucas Perez for taking his shirt number this summer - according to the Evening Standard . The Sun have ran the exclusive and say that Rafa Benitez has turned to his countryman after losing out on other striking options. (more...)
Former Florida DL Dominique Easley suffers 'serious' knee injury in training camp Former Florida DL Dominique Easley suffers 'serious' knee injury in training camp
- August 02, 2017

The fourth-year veteran was helped off the field by two trainers and then carted to the locker room. Injuries caused Easley to miss five games in both of his seasons with the Patriots, and injury concerns were part of the reason the Patriots cut Easley after just two seasons. (more...)
Flair for the dramatic: Red Sox reclaim first place in insane fashion Flair for the dramatic: Red Sox reclaim first place in insane fashion
- August 02, 2017

Cleveland Indians center fielder Austin Jackson tumbles over the center field wall after robbing Hanley Ramirez of a home run on August 1, 2017. "Our offense bailed (the pitchers) out (in this game)". "I think to date, that right there was probably the most exciting game". "I was glad I was able to hold on to it, especially going over like that". (more...)
Caught on cam: Lightning strikes plane, injures airport worker Caught on cam: Lightning strikes plane, injures airport worker
- August 02, 2017

After the incident, his co-workers quickly tried to find someone to help. Dunn, wearing orange, is near the nose of the plane as the lightning bolt causes a bright orange flash to go off near him - knocking him to the ground. Airport officials told WBBH the airport activated the lightning warning system the moment Dunn was struck. Dunn sustained third-degree burns across his body, but has been released from the hospital, NBC2 reports. (more...)
Former ND Coach Ara Parseghian Passes Away Former ND Coach Ara Parseghian Passes Away
- August 02, 2017

He previously had coached at Northwestern and Miami (Ohio ). Only Rockne (105, 1918-30) and Lou Holtz (100, 1986-96) won more total games at Notre Dame than Parseghian. 1 ranking and Parseghian's first national title. In 2007, Notre Dame unveiled a statue of Parseghian outside Notre Dame Stadium. In later years, Joyce would refer to that call from Parseghian as "bread from heaven". (more...)
Barcelona count on Neymar, Lionel Messi extraordinary vs. Real - Valverde Barcelona count on Neymar, Lionel Messi extraordinary vs. Real - Valverde
- August 02, 2017

Mundo Deportivo claim Neymar is being offered around £ 270M from Qatar Sports Investment to be an ambassador for the 2022 World Cup. The Brazil worldwide is now in China fulfilling promotional duties for both the club and his personal obligations but is expected to fly to Doha, Qatar, where he should ratify personal terms with the PSG owners. (more...)