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by | August 30, 2018 | 00:22

Sterling has made close too 150 appearances for the Cityzens- scoring 45 goals and assisting with a further 48- since completing a big money move from Merseyside in 2015. Lyon striker Mariano is counting down the hours until he can call himself a Real Madrid player once again, as he trains in isolation in France.

by | August 30, 2018 | 00:00

The 34-year-old will reportedly earn more than $80m by March 2019. Aaron Rodgers is closing in on a contract extension with the Green Bay Packers . Rodgers has two years remaining on the five-year, $110 million contract extension he signed back in 2013, and those two years will pay him base salaries of $19.8 million and $20 million, per Spotrac.

by | August 29, 2018 | 22:42

That Jones would break such a big story wouldn't be so shocking if we had just listened to Rodgers all along. The extension is worth about $134 million, according to that person, who spoke on the condition of anonymity because the deal had not been announced by the Packers.

by | August 29, 2018 | 21:23

An extreme heat policy offering female players a 10-minute break before the deciding third sets can be played, was implemented on medical advice at the NY tournament after temperatures reached up to 38C. Just before the set began, Cornet removed her shirt in order to put it on correctly. Former Australian player Casey Dellacqua replied to Murray's tweet, saying the decision was "ridiculous".

by | August 29, 2018 | 14:59

Toure spent eight years with Manchester City before being released this summer. West Ham were most strongly linked with Toure, with Manuel Pellegrini previously coaching the 35-year-old at City. Crystal Palace were also ruled out by Seluk, with the agent harking back to the infamous birthday spat between Toure and Manchester City . Which leaves Fulham, Arsenal, Tottenham and Chelsea as the other possible destinations, but in hindsight, medicals can take place outside the city ...

by | August 29, 2018 | 12:42

Kea tossed 6 shutout innings against Georgia in the first matchup between the two teams , and ended the game in the 11th inning with a home run. As he rounded the bases and headed home, his teammates poured out of the dugout in a pack led by pitcher Ka'olu Holt and formed a huddle around home plate.

by | August 29, 2018 | 09:55

The three-time slam victor, now ranked at 101, followed up his quarter-final run at the Cincinnati Masters with a strong showing against the Bulgarian, who he defeated in the first round of a grand slam for the second time running. Murray missed last year's Open due to his hip troubles. Murray eventually ground out a 6-7 (5-7) 6-3 7-5 6-3 victory in hot and sticky conditions on the new Louis Armstrong Stadium and moves through to a second-round clash with 31st seed Fernando Verdasco .

by | August 29, 2018 | 07:09

Spurs copped more column-inch flak for their own historically quiet summer, which hasn't seemed to have done them too much harm three games in, with a 100 per cent record. With pressure reaching a boiling point on Mourinho's job status at Old Trafford , expect his responses to only get better. That said, we should probably prepare ourselves for his now almost-inevitable (second) departure, because his position at Old Trafford appears on the brink of becoming untenable.

by | August 29, 2018 | 07:08

The 35-year old slugger smashed a home run for the sixth-straight game on Saturday afternoon, tying José Cruz Jr. for the record of most consecutive games with a blast. Estrada is loath to make any excuses, but he did admit he has a sore back. Pivetta grooved a fastball to McKinney, who jacked a two-run homer to center.

by | August 29, 2018 | 06:25

The two exchanged several tokens during their Oval Office meeting, including Infantino presenting a football jersey with "Trump 26" printed on the back. In June it was announced that the United States, Mexico , and Canada will jointly hold the 2026 games. "Soccer has to be one of the fastest growing sports in the world and the job you've done is really fantastic Gianni".

by | August 29, 2018 | 04:58

Yeah, the tutu is easy to play in because I practiced in it before. Every girl loves a tutu, or at least I do! "I always had a great connection with the crowd here", he said . Former US Open victor Andy Roddick was among those condemning the decision, tweeting: "This is so dumb and shortsighted it hurts". Women's world number one Simona Halep launches the dayside action on Armstrong against Estonian Kaia Kanepi, a quarter-finalist a year ago, while defending women's champion Sloane ...

by | August 29, 2018 | 04:32

There is a new $200 million stadium, for one. This is especially true for Federer who faces a potential third round match with Nick Kyrgios , with the two of them having served absolutely blinders of contests in the past. Not that it wasn't last year , but Wimbledon was key for me last year". "That's anyway how I felt way back when, coming to NY". Former winners Serena Williams , Stan Wawrinka , and Andy Murray will also play their opening rounds on Monday, while Roger Federer ...

by | August 28, 2018 | 15:53

This was a rare win at Old Trafford for Tottenham which makes the win even more special for Mauricio Pochettino's side. Manchester United haven't won the Premier League title since 2013 under Ferguson. Kane all too easily got free at a corner and directed a super header into the top right-hand corner. But Shaw has played well this season and told MUTV after the Tottenham game: "You see a lot of things in the media that go on about what our dressing room is like, but we have a ...

by | August 28, 2018 | 13:47

Later in matches he has regularly switched to his more natural attacking role, and this ability to play multiple roles will ensure he plays a regular part this season. Brighton and Hove Albion manager Chris Hughton was disappointed his team could not land another blow on a Premier League heavyweight in their 1-0 loss at Liverpool .

by | August 28, 2018 | 12:59

Nike has issued a barbed rebuke to the French open after its president suggested it could ban tennis champion Serena Williams from wearing a black bodysuit during the tournament. So yeah, I am sure we'd come to an understanding, and everything will be OK, and yeah, so it would not be a big deal. Serena also responded to the new dress code: "When it comes to fashion, you don't want to be a repeat offender".

by | August 28, 2018 | 12:39

Via social media, the fan favorite announced Monday afternoon that he would retire. The 1,057 games he played for San Antonio ranks him just third behind Tim Duncan and Tony Parker in franchise history. " Thank you, Manu, for a career that inspired millions of people around the world". Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr added: "One of the all time greats".

by | August 28, 2018 | 12:33

I think there's maybe a handful of players who have got the change of direction and balance that he does, and I think he should get more penalties, he isn't a diver. Souness finished by saying: "He's unique in our football, nearly unique in our football and I am an enormous fan of him". In Dec. 2016, Harry went viral for mocking Crystal Palace star Wilfried Zaha by diving on the pitch just after the full-time whistle.

by | August 28, 2018 | 10:54

Mohamed Salah's tetchy relationship with the Egyptian FA looks to have escalated today as the Liverpool striker took to Twitter to criticise their lack of communication. At the time, the country's youth and sports minister Khaled Abdel-Aziz said all of the player's demands would be met following an emergency meeting of the football association's board.

by | August 28, 2018 | 10:40

Keep trying". Mourinho though insisted his stars showed unity as well as spirit on the pitch and it's a unity that can't exist if it's not shared with their manager. United are launching a new pink away kit on Tuesday, which is appropriate given that they have become a pale imitation of their former self under Mourinho.

by | August 28, 2018 | 06:40

Mourinho sent out a message on Monday night by dropping Martial from the matchday squad; the forward is not injured. Three, nil. But also means three premierships, and I won more premierships alone than the other 19 [current English Premier League] managers together.