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by | August 11, 2018 | 18:02

The midfielder, who won the World Cup with France in the summer, was a surprise starter against Leicester City in Manchester United's Premier League opener, opening the scoring for his side in a 2-1 win. "I have worked really hard over the pre-season and I had a lot of time to reflect, and work on what I needed to". "Maybe on the next game I leave it to Alexis".

by | August 11, 2018 | 17:12

Ashley's Sports Direct International Plc agreed to acquire all of the 169-year-old retailer's United Kingdom stores, as well as the brand name and inventory, it said in a statement. Mr Ashley was one of at least four parties squaring off to rescue House of Fraser after China's C.banner International Holdings Ltd shelved plans to buy a majority stake.

by | August 11, 2018 | 17:14

Shadow business secretary Rebecca Long-Bailey said Mr Ashley was "notorious" for Sports Direct's "poor treatment" of workers. Cllr Mobbs said: "The House of Fraser store on the Parade has again been offered our support and, along with our partners, we will provide assistance in any way that is helpful during this time".

by | August 11, 2018 | 16:13

Manchester City are the clear favourites to retain their title after their brilliant campaign last season saw them set a record points tally of 100. "I think you do take [the growing experience within the squad] on, our squad is getting younger and there are players who have won things".

by | August 11, 2018 | 12:47

Bild was the first to report about Boateng's rejection of United on Tuesday. However, several star names of the Bayern team are demanding that Boateng stays. On August 24, they will take on league runners-up TSG Hoffenheim in their 2018-19 Bundesliga curtain-raiser. Former Dutch global Arjen Robben has warned the club's leaders not to underestimate Boateng's value to the team.

by | August 11, 2018 | 12:45

He signed a motion to recognize Arsenal as the world's best football team in 2004, after Arsene Wenger's side had completed a Premier League season unbeaten. The motion, put forward by Brian Sedgemore MP, read: "This House believes that Arsenal is the best club football team in the world at the moment and admires them for the fluency and poetry that they have brought to the lovely game".

by | August 11, 2018 | 12:11

Leicester pushed for a reply and got one in injury time in rather freaky fashion, with sub Jamie Vardy heading in from point-blank range after Ricardo Perreira's cross had come back off the post. I know it's a great cup, it will stay in my mind, but I want to win all the trophies. Leicester crept into the game and became the better side, with Eric Bailly's fan-pleasing tackling needed to keep them at bay.

by | August 11, 2018 | 04:16

The future of Manchester United and French global midfielder Paul Pogba at Old Trafford remains a mystery as the transfer window slowly begins to close as conflicting reports continue to surface. But Lingard isn't in the squad after his efforts with England at the World Cup this summer. "But very complete performance, he just has to keep going, the mentality was very good, the tactical discipline was very good too and he had the power to move forward and score an important goal for us".

by | August 11, 2018 | 01:43

Just 14 per cent of that figure, £175m, was spent on transfers between two Premier League clubs - an unforeseen effect of the league's window closing before the rest of Europe, according to Deloitte's Tim Bridge. Sticking with the narrative that his squad depth was not enough given the number of players who needed a post-World Cup vacation, Mourinho applauded his short-handed Red Devils.

by | August 11, 2018 | 00:58

He was initially reported to have been diagnosed with an MCL sprain. He has made a quick first impression on his Redskins teammates, including quarterback Colt McCoy , who said Guice has been "fun to watch" and is a "great player". Some guys need modification for one reason or another. Kelley, a 2016 undrafted free agent who began last season as the starter, has gone from "Fat Rob" to "Fit Rob" and should now be considered the front-runner.

by | August 10, 2018 | 23:56

Fans have been disappointed in the owner's apparent refusal to seriously back their manager as Mourinho had made it clear how many players he wanted to bring in. "You try to make a case and there is no case in it". That will hardly have endeared Martial, who was left out of the weekend friendly against Bayern Munich, to Mourinho, although the manager insisted that omission was not a punishment.

by | August 10, 2018 | 22:55

It is the best league in the world. Everton had a dramatic end to the window, also wrapping up deals for Brazilian playmaker Bernard and Andre Gomes , the Portuguese midfielder who had also been at Barcelona. Meanwhile, Lucas Digne left Barça to sign for Everton earlier in the summer. The France worldwide, who spent last season on loan at Stoke City, had also been linked with Old Trafford but was in line to become Everton's fourth recruit of the day after paperwork was submitted ...

by | August 10, 2018 | 22:12

I want to do it one way with this personality, enjoying with our supporters. Emery has spent the most part of the preseason drilling his players and infusing in them his footballing philosophies and ideas to help them become a better team.

by | August 10, 2018 | 22:10

He was also a regular in the English developmental squads during 2016-17 and played for the Lions in their first-class fixture against India A last month where he scored 50 not out in a 253 runs victory at Blackfinch New Road, Worcester.

by | August 10, 2018 | 22:09

Their latest picture together shared by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has left many cricket lovers upset. The team had reached London from Birmingham earlier this week and even had a training session at the Lord's Cricket Ground yesterday.

by | August 10, 2018 | 21:33

They did finish a distant 25 points adrift of Pep Guardiola's magnificent City side, however, and Klopp's men will have to make drastic improvements this season, if they are to have any chance of toppling the Citizens. "We need more luck", he said. "It is hard for us and the other teams too". "We will see about the England boys and Dejan". "We can improve our offensive and defensive play but it is nothing to do with City", he said.

by | August 10, 2018 | 20:13

Browns general manager John Dorsey said on Thursday that he is interested in giving Bryant a look, but Bryant won't return any of his phone calls. Bryant said to another Twitter user that he is not ready to play yet. Bryant, a three-time Pro Bowler, was released in April after an eight-year Cowboys run in which he became the franchise leader in touchdown receptions.

by | August 10, 2018 | 19:45

After two years of gradual progress within the first-team setup at Stamford Bridge, the player saw his development come to a grinding halt when he sustained a major knee injury. Adding Zouma to their squad would complete a very successful transfer window for new Everton boss Marco Silva . The deal sheet for the loan agreement was submitted to the Premier League before the 5 p.m.

by | August 10, 2018 | 18:29

Mourinho was asked about his tactics at this morning's media conference ahead of the Premier League opener against Leicester City . "Is hard for me to understand, to feel, to believe we finish second". Fosu-Mensah is popular with United fans after breaking onto the scene at the same time as Marcus Rashford. "In Championship Manager you can just press a button", he stated.

by | August 10, 2018 | 14:43

Jose Mourinho does not expect anybody to join Manchester United before the transfer deadline. It was also a good day for Leicester City, who, not only managed to keep hold of Harry Maguire amid reported interest from United, but also brought in the well-regarded young defender Caglar Soyuncu from Freiburg, tied Jamie Vardy down to a new deal and signed Croatia Under-21 global Filip Benkovic.