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Barcelona striker Luis Suarez would welcome Manchester United star to Camp Nou

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The France worldwide has been linked with a move back to Juventus but it is La Liga giants Barcelona that lead the way for the midfielder's signature. He earned everyone's respect. Let us know what you think by leaving a comment below. But since Alex Ferguson retired in 2013, United have failed to go close in either the Premier League or Champions League, while Barca have won three La Ligas in that time and the Champions League once. Read More »

Federer, Djokovic and Sharapova in action at U.S. Open

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Open. These two have served up some tight battles previously as the unpredictable Kyrgios tends to raise his game when facing Federer and does already have a win against the Swiss on his record. Federer's 6-4 6-1 7-5 clinic left Kyrgios in a reflective mood. Federer was down love-40 with Kyrgios looking to break service. Millman spent several days training with Federer at the 20-times grand slam's Swiss base before Wimbledon and says he won't be overawed. Read More »

Serena Williams rolls into US Open semifinals

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World number three Stephens, refused to blame the punishing afternoon heat and humidity for her lapses against Sevastova, including an inability to convert any of seven break chances in the opening set. "I kind of go out there and I just do the best that I can". "I think that's what happened today". Williams, finally having found her game and kept it rolling into the second set. Read More »

Champion Sloane Stephens knocked out of US Open

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That's further than it ever appeared Sevastova would get in tennis when she retired in May 2013, her body battered by muscular and back-related injuries. Her frustration became apparent, whether she was gesturing to her coach, staring in annoyance at deep balls that bounced off the baseline, or just screaming out in general. Read More »

David Beckham's new MLS team will be called Inter Miami

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When Beckham moved to the LA Galaxy in 2007, he received a purchase option from MLS which would allow him to establish a future franchise for $25 million rather than the usual $150M cost. Say hello to " Club Internacional de Fútbol Miami ". The club's motto "Libertas, Unitas, Fortuna" pays tribute to the concepts of freedom, unity, solidarity, inclusiveness, opportunity and good fortune for all. Read More »

Beat Nadal? -- Im not sure, says Thiem

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Going for his shots is his only route to victory, but when he is able to hit his spots, as he did in Madrid, even Nadal's vaunted defensive abilities can not contain him. Pliskova, the three-time WTA tour ace leader who briefly ascended to world number one previous year, has surprised Williams before at the US Open , beating her to reach her first Grand Slam final in 2016. Read More »

Family, Friends Say Final Goodbye To McCain

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John McCain who died after a battle with glioblastoma, a particularly aggressive cancer, at the age of 81 on August 25. Tributes to McCain began Wednesday in Arizona and continued for the remainder of the week. Thousands of Arizonans on Wednesday flocked to the state Capitol Building in Phoenix, where the Republican senator laid in state. On Saturday , official Washington - with the notable exception of President Trump - gathered at Washington National Cathedral for a memorial service ... Read More »

UEFA Nations League explained

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Watch the Nations League live on Sky and get two football channels for one great price. And what's more, for fans of European teams at least, this worldwide break will see the beginning of the new UEFA Nations League . First off, it is important to remember that all teams in Europe are now split into four separate leagues: A, B, C and D. Playoff entries will go to Nations League group winners, or teams with the next-best record. Read More »

Former Darlington champ Hamlin wins Southern 500 qualifying

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It was also Team Penske's first win in the Xfinity Series at the track "Too Tough to Tame". "It's probably the biggest win of my career". Brad Keselowski's No. With less than 40 laps to go there were only ten cars on the lead lap. On lap 159, Larson reclaimed the lead, while Harvick took second from Truex shortly after. Read More »

England stars prepare for Nations League opener against Spain

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The Independent report that Lallana is due to be evaluated by the medical staff at St George's Park as they wait to hear the severity of the injury. Trippier curled a set-piece past Croatia goalkeeper Danijel Subasic to give England the lead in the World Cup semi-finals, though the Three Lions went on to lose 2-1 after extra time. Read More »

Nike Customers Are Burning Their Clothes Due To Kaepernick Decision

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The ad itself features a black and white photo of Kaepernick with the message "Believe in something". Rich, one half of the Big & Rich and owner of Lower Broadway's Redneck Riviera honky-tonk , followed it up with a picture of his soundman after cutting out the Nike logo from his socks. Read More »

Millman in 'disbelief' after Federer upset

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Millman defeated the number two seed 3-6, 7-5, 7-6 (7), 7-6 (3) in a gruelling three-and-a-half hour match to reach his first ever quarter final in a Slam. Serious cracks in the foundation appeared in the second set's first game, which took 15 minutes while Federer missed 18 first serves. "Again, it might sound a bit boring but I've got to control my side of the court", Millman told AAP after a hearty practice session in more suffocating humidity that forced the extreme heat rule to be ... Read More »

Tiger Woods to skip BMW Championship pro

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U.S. captain Jim Furyk will name three of his four wildcard picks on Tuesday, and after DeChambeau's recent successes, it is unthinkable he will not be included among them. I hope that makes sense. Six of the 11 players are in their 20s, and all 11 players rank among the top 26 in the world (Woods is 26th). As for DeChambeau, he also missed the cut in the US PGA when he had a chance to overhaul Webb Simpson in the automatic places, but on his next start he won for the second time this ... Read More »

Aussie underdog beats tennis great Federer in spectacular US Open showdown

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The Spanish player marked her 30th birthday in style with a memorable 6-4, 6-3 win over the five-time major champion whose last Slam title was in Paris in 2014. "When you feel like that, everything is off". "Now I just don't put them in the bag anymore". The 14th-seeded Keys will play the victor of the Carla Suarez Navarro vs. Read More »

Serena Williams powers into the US Open semi-finals

Williams fell behind again in the seventh game, but erased a 0-40 deficit with a 112 miles per hour (180 Km/h) service victor followed by a another service victor and an ace. Stephens, who was visibly struggling under the sauna-like conditions, simply had no answer for the steady stream of drop shots sent her way by Sevastova, who later said she was not trying to take advantage of the sweltering conditions. Read More »

Phil Mickelson's patriotic reaction to making Ryder Cup team

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The 14-time major champion has convinced Jim Furyk that his form and fitness are sharp enough for the biennial dust-up, which takes place at Le Golf National, near Paris, in three weeks' time. Thomas Bjorn will name his captain's picks tomorrow. Earlier in the year, Woods, 42, accepted an assistant captain role with the team at Furyk's request. Read More »

Everton held at home by Huddersfield Town

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After a quiet period of play, Ademola Lookman nearly created a great chance in the 75th minute his low cross nearly found its way to Tosun and Calvert-Lewin who were lurking at the far post. We expected something like that against Huddersfield . "When we play against that side of team, we have to play faster in certain moments of the game to disorganise them". Read More »

Ronaldo, Modric, Salah shortlisted — FIFA's best player

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The former Chelsea man's role in Liverpool reaching the Champions League finals and Egypt making it to the World Cup is also praise-worthy. Oddly, the wild card this time around didn't come from the winning team. And it's a compelling one. But the latest move by Federation Internationale de Football Association shows that domestic competitions are not given any sort of importance, and the Champions League is the judge of a player's character for Federation Internationale de ... Read More »

Tottenham fans criticise Moussa Dembele after Watford loss

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The Tottenham manager said this defeat by Watford should serve as a "wake-up call" for his squad after victory over Manchester United had raised hopes that they could challenge for the Premier League title. Harry Kane wasted a good headed chance from Kieran Trippier's cross as Tottenham tried to salvage something but Watford claimed their first league win over Spurs since 1987. Read More »

Eden Hazard issues warning to Man City, Liverpool and Tottenham

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However, when pressed, the 26-year-old opted for Manchester City . The Brazilian said Manchester City , who won title last season, will repeat the feat this season. All the early signs are that Chelsea are set for a strong season, but Hazard warned that how they deal with adversity will be key. "We've seen that over the last few games, but it's pleasing how we defended, pleasing how we've fought and got those results". Read More »

American Gauff continues juniors run at US Open

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Open and became the youngest player ever to make the girls' final. Stephens would finally collect a break on her eighth opportunity, when Sevastova sent a forehand wide, serving at 2-0, 30-40 in the second set. Sloane Stephens-the 25-year-old American tennis star and surprise victor of last year's U.S. Open women's singles championship-will not repeat her title. Read More »

Denmark may forfeit games amid dispute with players over sponsorships

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The team is scheduled to play Slovakia in a friendly on Wednesday and Wales in a Nations League group stage match on Sunday. It has also been reported in Denmark that members of the national Futsal squad, an indoor five-a-side game played with a smaller and harder ball, will feature in the squad. Read More »

Zverev's slam woes continue, Cilic prevails in five-set epic

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On account of Cilic 14 aces and 9 double faults and carried out seven break factors out of 27. But Sharapova is playing as well as she has since returning from her drugs suspension past year and needed only 82 minutes to claim a 6-3, 6-2 win to extend her unbeaten record in US Open night matches to 22-0. Read More »

Luol Deng will reportedly part ways with the Lakers

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Deng will enter free agency and command interest from several contenders, sources said. But on Saturday morning, a resolution finally came, as the Lakers and Deng agreed to a buyout . The move frees up a significant amount of salary cap space for the Lakers ahead of the 2019-20 season, giving them the room to potentially add a max player to its roster next summer alongside LeBron James . Read More »

Arbitrator sides with Kaepernick, denies NFL's request to dismiss

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With arbitrator Stephen B. Burbank's decision allowing the case to move forward, the trial could take place during the upcoming season, according to NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport. Kaepernick claims the owners violated their collective bargaining agreement with players by conspiring against him. Elway, though, did not clarify that he offered Kaepernick a contract in 2016, when he was set to receive $12 million from the 49ers, and months before he first protested. Read More »

Bears DE Khalil Mack will indeed start vs. Packers Week 1

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If Gruden came to Oakland in part because of Mack, you'd have to think the $100-million coach could do something to keep him around. If Mack lined up opposite the left tackle, the tight end would shift left. "He demands that from offenses". "It makes it feel a little bit better knowing that we accomplished that together, because that's what we wanted". That's really when you can just get away from everybody and everything and you can just kinda sit back and realize where you're at. Read More »

Hazard insists Chelsea need improvement before Liverpool clash

Chelsea attacker Eden Hazard insists that his side are capable of challenging Manchester City and Liverpool for the Premier League title this season. New signings have certainly strengthened Liverpool , but they will need to close a gap of 25 points - the difference between themselves and last year's Premier League winners Manchester City . Read More »

I struggled to breathe in shock US Open loss

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That was the first time in tournament history that the U.S. Open created an extreme heat policy for men's matches - they can opt for a 10-minute break between the third and fourth sets - similar to what's standard on the women's tour, when there can be a delay between the second and third sets. Read More »

Millman 'a little guilty' after shocking Federer

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But as the match went on, I felt more comfortable, felt pretty good. "But, look, at some point also I was just happy that the match was over, I guess". Distracted, he was broken at love in the next game and Djokovic served out the match without fuss. His winning percentage on those points is only 28 percent on first serves (Djokovic is 35 percent), but Millman has won almost 60 percent of return points on his opponents' second delivery. Read More »

Kyrgios stunned as Federer hits victor against him US Open

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Roger Federer says a stretching forehand victor around the net post that left opponent Nick Kyrgios open-mouthed in disbelief ranks as one of the greatest shots of his career. The daring ploy didn't pay immediate dividends, but it wasn't long before Federer was looking unsettled as Kyrgios continued to apply niggly and offbeat tactics. Read More »

In the United States was buried with honors John McCain

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Mr McCain graduated from the elite Naval Academy in 1958, later serving in Vietnam as a fighter jet pilot. Also expected to pay tribute to McCain, the former Arizona senator, GOP presidential nominee and prisoner of war who died August 25 from brain cancer at age 81, were David Petraeus , a retired general and former Central Intelligence Agency director, and McCain's son Jack. Read More »

Steelers disappointed Bell hasn't rejoined team

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Last year, when Bell also played on the franchise tag , he reported on Labor Day, practiced four times and then played in the season opener in Cleveland. For a second consecutive summer, Bell has stayed away from team activities since the deadline for teams signing franchise-tagged players to an extension passed on July 16. Read More »

Chelsea 2-0 Bournemouth, West Ham 0-1 Wolves and more: clockwatch

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Counter attacks after counter attacks. "No pace. They were pace-less before, I think they are pace-less now", he said on Sky Sports' The Debate Periscope when asked about what the issue is with West Ham . Only four first-team players, Marko Arnautovic , Andriy Yarmolenko, Lukasz Fabianski and Robert Snodgrass, are away with their countries, giving the rest of the West Ham squad nearly two weeks to solve their problems. Read More »

Dominic Thiem upsets 2017 finalist Kevin Anderson for first US Open QF

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Thiem beat Kevin Anderson 7-5, 6-2, 7-6 (2), denying the fifth-seeded South African a second shot at Nadal. Nadal has battled through his last two matches to reach the fourth-round in NY. "It was three very nice experiences and six disgusting experiences", Thiem said. "Not the best percentage, but I nearly made every point in the first serve game". Read More »

Tiger Woods calls 2018 one of best years of professional golf career

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On the surface, the relationship between the two certainly seems unexpected. It's a frustrating way to play golf , and while it hasn't led to a high number of missed cuts because Woods has been consistently performing at a high level in at least a handful of competitions, it hasn't put him in position to win many golf tournaments, either. Read More »

Big Ten Network suspends analyst Braylon Edwards for tweets

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Edwards should have been an adult about the situation and kept his comments civil in nature. While there's little doubt the Wolverines are better than they were under Brady Hoke, they have not become the title contenders most had hoped in Harbaugh's first three years. Read More »

Ivanka Trump attends McCain funeral after the president wasn't invited

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While Donald Trump continued with his wild tweets on the media, Google and the mounting court convictions of his inner circle, three former United States presidents appeared together at Senator John McCain's funeral. According to a report from TMZ , the president personally signed off on the flight, allowing McCain's family to be transported using Air Force Two - a jet usually reserved for Vice President Mike Pence or first lady Melania Trump. Read More »

Watford ignored Javi Gracia’s tactics to beat Spurs, says Troy Deeney

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Elsewhere, Manchester United returned to winning ways after they beat Burnley 2-0 on Sunday in their Premier clash away for home. "If you want to be a contender and to be on top you can not concede from this type of action". We scored, but when you score you keep going and play in the same way and then we started to change and play long ball. Spurs failed to sign a single player in the summer transfer window and fans will be hoping the current crop are good enough to get back on track ... Read More »

Patriots Practice Squad Tracker: Ralph Webb, Vincent Valentine Stick Around

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On Sunday, they made several changes to their roster including several surprising cuts and adding six new players. Webb could still make his way back to the Giants via the practice squad in the near future if he clears waivers. The outlet had previously reported that NY had been gauging Webb's trade value and considered releasing him ahead of final roster cuts. His streak of 39 consecutive starts was the Giants' longest active streak at the end of the 2017 season. Read More »

Nike taps Kaepernick as face of new ‘Just Do It’ ad

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Simple and to the point, the spot features a close up of Kaepernick overlaid with text reading "Believe in something". ESPN reporter Darren Rovell flagged the news after Kaepernick sent out this picture across social media, along with the phrase "Believe in something, even if it means sacrificing everything". Read More »

Ronaldo becomes majority owner at Real Valladolid

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Former Brazil striker Ronaldo has become the majority stakeholder in Spanish La Liga team Real Valladolid after buying 51 per cent of the club from president Carlos Suarez. It has been reported that the talks of the takeover was in motion since May 2018 but had hit a snag because Ronaldo was looking for the club to gain promotion to the first division of the Spanish league. Read More »

Thibaut Courtois takes dig at former team-mates after Real Madrid move

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Madrid's win saw Thibaut Courtois make his debut, the Belgium global having been preferred to Keylor Navas , who was named UEFA's Champions League Goalkeeper of the Season for 2017-18 this week. It was a performance that Zidane quoted as one of his most hard moments as Madrid manager and the squad will be eager to make sure that new manager, Julen Lopetegui , doesn't have to suffer a similar humiliation. Read More »

Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson exchanged words with teammate after howler

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Southampton beat Crystal Palace 2-0 away for their first win of the season - Liverpool loan signing Danny Ings and Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg on target for the Saints. The crowd wanted to make him a bit nervous but he didn't look nervous. We knew before the game we had to make a big fight of it. "The reaction was brilliant". Read More »