Nabil Fekir: Liverpool close to £53m deal for Frenchman

Klopp and co. hope to complete the transfer before the commencement of the FIFA World Cup, next week. "Talks with Liverpool will only happen when there is an agreement with Lyon and Jean-Michel Aulas gives the green light", Jean-Pierre Bernes ... More..

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Latest FIFA World Rankings Announced
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Latest FIFA World Rankings Announced

Russian Federation said Wednesday it was ready to thwart any threats to the World Cup , which kicks off in Moscow next week, as a massive security effort ramps up. Going into the 2018 FIFA World Cup next wee...More..

Justify gets Belmont Stakes sponsor in Wheels Up
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Justify gets Belmont Stakes sponsor in Wheels Up

He had four horses in this year's Kentucky Derby . Bravazo and Vino Rosso were pegged at 8-1 each in the morning line. Vino Rosso , who finished ninth in the Derby, is trained by three-time Belmont vict...More..

Warriors a win away from claiming back-to-back titles
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Warriors a win away from claiming back-to-back titles

All of these events were downright ideal for the Cavs: Stephen Curry's shooting game was bad for most of the night, Klay Thompson's wasn't much better, the Cavs led by as many as 13 in the first half and ...More..

Bryan Colangelo resigns as Philadelphia 76ers president
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Bryan Colangelo resigns as Philadelphia 76ers president

Sixers managing partner Josh Harris was asked about the report on Jerry during a press conference on Bryan's departure Thursday. Recognizing the detrimental impact this matter had on the organization, Cola...More..

Comeback king Zverev and Djokovic into French Open quarters
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Comeback king Zverev and Djokovic into French Open quarters

The first men's quarter-final at this year's French Open was the latest in what is promising to be a glimpse of the future of men's tennis . "I will make sure to be ready". In his way is 12-time Grand Slam c...More..

Cristiano Ronaldo's wish to leave Real Madrid is 'irreversible'
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo's wish to leave Real Madrid is 'irreversible'

Ronaldo, Portugal's most capped player and record scorer, missed the first week of training and the friendlies against Tunisia and Belgium after playing for Real Madrid in the Champions League final against...More..

Golden State Warriors comment on National Basketball Association finals and Trump
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Golden State Warriors comment on National Basketball Association finals and Trump

I think the President has made it pretty clear he's going to try to divide us, all of us in this country, for political gain. The silent interview was in response to the Philadelphia Eagles getting disinvite...More..

Discovery signs $2 billion rights deal with PGA Tour
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Discovery signs $2 billion rights deal with PGA Tour

Discovery and the PGA Tour have announced plans to form a pioneering strategic alliance to create a new worldwide multiplatform home for golf, delivering the sport's most exciting moments, players and champion...More..

Rafael Nadal beats Maximilian Marterer to ease into French Open quarter-finals
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Rafael Nadal beats Maximilian Marterer to ease into French Open quarter-finals

Breaks were swapped twice in the first set before 25-year-old Schwartzman broke the Nadal serve for a third time to lead 5-4. Nadal patted Marterer sympathetically on the chest at the net after winning ...More..

Muguruza thrashes Sharapova to reach semi-finals
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Muguruza thrashes Sharapova to reach semi-finals

I think everything will be normal. "My head won it". Garbine Muguruza overwhelmed Maria Sharapova 6-2, 6-1 in a matchup of past French Open champions to reach the semifinals. She is one of two semi-final...More..

Cavaliers let chances slip away -- again -- in NBA Finals
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Cavaliers let chances slip away -- again -- in NBA Finals

Despite all their talent, the Warriors needed seven games to defeat the top-seeded Rockets in the Western Conference finals. Draymond Green , Golden State's emotional leader, absorbed three early fouls, go...More..

Tony, Romona and Mark preview Game 3 of the NBA Finals — OVERTIME
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Tony, Romona and Mark preview Game 3 of the NBA Finals — OVERTIME

No team has ever overcome a 3-0 deficit in the National Basketball Association playoffs. With the Cavs down 103-100, Durant stood defiantly and nearly motionless after dropping his 33-footer - nearly from t...More..

Israel in uproar over 'politicised' Argentina friendly snub
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Israel in uproar over 'politicised' Argentina friendly snub

Local media had reported earlier Tuesday that the game was set to be scrapped, depriving Messi and his team-mates of a final warm-up game before they open their World Cup campaign in Russian Federation. However...More..

Liverpool should give Loris Karius a 'second chance' - Bruce Grobbelaar
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Liverpool should give Loris Karius a 'second chance' - Bruce Grobbelaar

Dembele would not arrive cheaply, having cost Barcelona £95 million last summer, and club president Josep Maria Bartomeu has warned interested parties off making such a move. Hamann is not the first former Ge...More..

Germany crash to Austria on Neuer’s comeback
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Germany crash to Austria on Neuer’s comeback

He was only beaten by a Thomas Mueller penalty and a Julian Draxler goal. Germany - who have not won in their previous four matches - weren't at their best once again, but their lacklustre performance i...More..

Fred agrees Manchester United switch
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Fred agrees Manchester United switch

Global team-mate Willian is preparing for Brazil's World Cup campaign alongside Fred at their pre-tournament training base in London and told reporters the big-money transfer had been a topic of conversation. '...More..

Arsenal and Reds target Jasper Cillessen open up on links
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Arsenal and Reds target Jasper Cillessen open up on links

Cillessen has been second choice to Marc-Andre ter Stegen since making the move to Camp Nou from Ajax in 2016 and made no secret of his desire to play more games last summer. "I will wait for the pre-season to ...More..

No female athletes among highest 100 earners on Forbes list in 2018
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

No female athletes among highest 100 earners on Forbes list in 2018

The World's Highest-Paid Athletes 2018 list is topped by 41-year-old Mayweather, with $285 million earnings. This year the Indian national cricket board "The Board of Control for Cricket in India" named Kohli...More..

Kevin de Bruyne backs Pep Guardiola in Touré racism row
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Kevin de Bruyne backs Pep Guardiola in Touré racism row

Central midfield is still an area where they need to add some muscle, however, and with this in mind, they should consider a move for Manchester City ace Yaya Toure . In two years he has won the same as Robe...More..

XFL Reveals Commissioner And CEO
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

XFL Reveals Commissioner And CEO

Luck comes to the XFL after leaving his position as president of regulatory affairs and strategic partnerships for the NCAA , as well as past front office and executive experience with NFL Europe, and with the...More..

Halep reaches French Open quarterfinals
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Halep reaches French Open quarterfinals

Dabrowski and Xu, the No. 5 seeds, needed just 63 minutes to complete their win over American Kaitlyn Christian and Germany's Carina Witthoeft. She also won the Australian Open mixed title this year with Pavic....More..

Cavs' J.R. Smith struggles in Game 2 after Game 1 blunder
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Cavs' J.R. Smith struggles in Game 2 after Game 1 blunder

James followed up his 51-point performance in Game 1 with 29 points, 13 assists and nine rebounds in a far tamer finals sequel - and a much more lopsided one - minus the utter craziness of a drama-packed opener...More..

by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

United poised to sign defender Diogo Dalot, medical this week

The Brazil worldwide arrived at Manchester United's training ground this morning to complete his £52million move to the club. Manchester United were rumoured to have had a bid of £19 million (RM101.21 m...More..

by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Salah can match Ronaldo & Messi, says Liverpool teammate Robertson

The five-time Ballon d'Or victor was given time off after helping Real Madrid lift the Champions League trophy for the third consecutive season - and fourth time in five years - following a 3-1 win over Li...More..

by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Man United star set to hold talks with Arsenal about controversial transfer

Fellaini is thought to be demanding a contract in excess of his current £80,000-a-week deal as the former Everton midfielder looks to secure the last big contract of his playing career. But he admits the 30-y...More..

England's World Cup squad numbers have been announced
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

England's World Cup squad numbers have been announced

With the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation drawing ever closer, England manager Gareth Southgate has come up with an innovative way to keep things fresh in the England camp. It is not going to be a pro...More..

Ariya Jutanugarn wins US Open in a playoff
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Ariya Jutanugarn wins US Open in a playoff

Oh, Smith's compatriot, joked "Sarah is very greedy, just taking all the birdies", after she hit three birdies, an eagle and one bogey on the day. "I feel really excited that I mean I'm really honored to join...More..

Zverev scores first Top-50 win at a Grand Slam
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Zverev scores first Top-50 win at a Grand Slam

He hit 73 unforced errors, dropped serve eight times and served up seven double faults. The pressure was on Zverev and he had to save the match point on his own serve before making it 5-5. The German was give...More..

Zverev and Djokovic into French Open quarter-finals
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Zverev and Djokovic into French Open quarter-finals

The Serbian, champion at Roland Garros in 2016, wasn't broken by the Spanish veteran in a resounding 6-3 6-4 6-2 victory. "With time we will see who can become the next Grand Slam champion, who can become the...More..