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Transfer: Vidal sends message to Bayern Munich after joining Barcelona

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Vidal failed to make a further impact and was never considered as a first team player. "FC Barcelona and Sevilla FC have reached an agreement for the transfer of the player Aleix Vidal ". Vidal, who joined Bayern in 2015 from the Turin club, scored 22 goals in 124 appearances in Munich and won the German title three times, the German Cup and two domestic Supercups. Read More »

King James and other celebrities have the best responses to Trump's trolling

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In June, Mrs Trump said she hated seeing children separated from their families at the border - a outcome of a White House crackdown - and she has cut an increasingly independent figure. Trump tweeted in 2013 to call James a "great guy" after he won 2013's Athlete of the Year ESPY award. Though not much should have been expected from the man who once uttered: "Republicans buy sneakers, too". Read More »

Sakkari into Silicon Valley tennis final

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Williams won this event in 2000 and 2002, earning her eighth appearance in the decider as recently as 2016. Jo Konta has been beaten 7-6 (7/4), 6-3 by Elise Mertens in the quarter-finals of the Silicon Valley Classic . Fifth-seeded Mihaela Buzarnescu will be gunning for her first WTA title when she takes on Maria Sakkari in the final at San Jose, California . Read More »

Huge Sead Kolasinac blow, Aaron Ramsey update

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Arsenal claim victory over Chelsea in midweek thanks to a 6-5 penalty shootout victory, which came after Alexandre Lacazette pinched a last-second goal for them in normal time. In an update on their official website , Arsenal revealed that the Bosnia and Herzegovina worldwide "sustained an injury to his left knee" and is expected to be out for between eight and 10 weeks . Read More »

Osuna addresses new Astros teammates in closed-door meeting

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McCullers returned to Houston on Sunday morning to get a more detailed examination from team doctors. Osuna was officially activated on Sunday after serving his 75-game suspension, and addressed the media for the first time. Meanwhile, Osuna was arrested on May 8 in Toronto and charged with assault. Hinch said he doesn't have any details about Osuna's domestic violence accusation, but takes the situation seriously. Read More »

Serena Withdraws From WTA Tournament After Loss

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The victor of that match could face fourth-seeded Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber in the second round. She has moved up to 26 in the world rankings. Shortly after the win, she announced that she was pregnant and didn't play for the rest of the tennis season. The 36-year-old American has been making a slow but steady return to competitive tennis since returning in March following the birth of her first child Alexis Olympia. Read More »

What We Learned From Boston’s Sweep Of Yankees

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Ryan Brasier had to come in to stop the bleeding and get the final two outs. After registering a strikeout, Chapman walked the bases loaded before J.D. There's seemingly always tension when the Red Sox and Yankees meet. Red Sox starter David Price had a solid outing, giving up only two earned runs in six innings on the mound. Read More »

Zverev claims 40th win of 2018 to make Citi Open final

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On Saturday, he'll face 19-year-old Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece. He will add a third in Washington if he can continue his form at the tournament where his overall record stands at 15-2. Murray had earlier announced he would not be playing in next week's Rogers Cup in Toronto. De Minaur is into the semi-finals after Murray was forced to withdraw. Read More »

OSU: Decision on Meyer's status expected within 2 weeks

Meyer, 54, was placed on administrative leave Wednesday after a report surfaced that contradicted his claim that he was unaware in 2015 that Zach Smith , the Buckeyes wide receivers coach at the time, had been acused by his now former wife, Courtney Smith, of domestic abuse. Read More »

Ricciardo’s move leaves plenty of questions to be answered

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Mercedes , Ferrari and current side Red Bull are undoubtedly the powerhouses in Formula One , occupying the top three spots in the standings for many years now. In 2019 Red Bull will be powered by Honda engines in a search for greater speed. He will contest another nine races with Red Bull before switching to Renault ahead of 2019. Read More »

Browns trade disappointing WR Coleman to Bills for pick

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And health has been a big problem for Coleman throughout his career. "I feel motivated. Everybody wants to see, so I'm just working each and every day, putting my head down, just going after it, man". In addition to the undisclosed Bills pick, the Browns own all of their selections in rounds 1-7 of the 2019 NFL Draft . At his pro day in 2016, Coleman ran a 4.37 and 4.40 in the 40-yard dash. Read More »

Courtois could leave Chelsea if he is not motivated, says Sarri

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Courtois has been linked with a £31m move to Champions League holders Real Madrid to replace Keylor Navas. "I'm a Chelsea player, " Willian told ESPN Brasil ". "If Courtois tomorrow will say the same to me, I have to speak with my club of course because I want only players with high levels of motivation". Luiz played a crucial role in Chelsea's title triumph in Antonio Conte's first season as head coach before injury and a rumoured fallout saw him sidelined. Read More »

Paul Pogba's Super Agent Speaking To Barcelona To Force Deal

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The player is yet to return to United from holiday following the 2018 FIFA World Cup , but there is now some doubt as to whether he will return at all. Both Juve and Barca are willing to offer over €100m for the French World Cup victor, though United are reluctant to do business with the Premier League transfer deadline falling on Thursday. Read More »

Tiger-Phil match reportedly set for Thanksgiving weekend

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Mike Greenberg, host of ESPN's Get Up show, reported on Thursday that the event will take place on Thanksgiving weekend at the Shadow Creek Golf Course in Las Vegas. Mickelson, 48, won the WGC-Mexico Championship in March, marking his first PGA Tour win in five years. In a press conference ahead of the Players, renowned gambling fan Mickelson called out Woods for a big-money match. Read More »

Ishant Sharma sanctioned for Dawid Malan send-off

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And after passing 100 he turned the screw, adding another 57 runs with the tail to take India to within parity of England's first-innings total. We definitely need to apply ourselves better with the bat, but England came back superbly and we need to take the positives and move forward. Read More »

Everton reportedly agree deal for Yerry Mina

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Negotiations between Everton , Barcelona and Mina's "entourage" have dragged on for a month with the defender set to be waiting on an offer from Manchester United . The 83-time capped Belgium worldwide is expected to finalize his move to the Old Trafford in the next couple of days. The 6ft 5in centre back did go and have a strong World Cup campaign with Colombia, scoring three goals in three games, but his defending remains raw and rough around the edges, with major development needed. Read More »

Tears of joy as Georgia Hall wins Women's British Open

It was fitting that Wayne, a former two-handicapper himself, was on the bag to experience the biggest moment of his daughter's career. Ko carded a one-over 73 in her final round to finish six under for the tournament on 282. Hall, who receives a check of $490,000, became the first English major victor since Karen Stupples won this event in 2004, and the fourth overall along with Laura Davies and Alison Nicholas. Read More »

Paul O'Connell lands Stade Francais coaching role

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O'Connell will join the Parisian outfit, Stade Francais, as their new forwards coach and he will join a background team which includes Heyneke Meyer, Pieter De Villiers, Julian Dupuy, John McFarland and Mike Prendergast. "This is a major asset for the club and it shows our ambitions". Prendergast coached Oyannax last season and previous to that, he was part of Bernard Jackman's staff at Grenoble. Read More »

‘Only Sarri wanted me at Chelsea’

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The striker said he chose to join AC Milan over Chelsea because he felt the Blues boss, Maurizio Sarri was the only person at Stamford Bridge who truly wanted to sign him. Milan meanwhile have been in decline since last winning the league in 2011. Just six days until the summer transfer window closes and Chelsea FC have only added one player- Jorginho. Read More »

Maurizio Sarri still wants to sign a midfielder

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I want to stay here for 10 years. His first season wouldn't quite go to plan though, scoring just seven League goals for Chelsea as Jose Mourinho's side struggled to defend their Premier League title. Toby is a great boy and an excellent footballer, and I think he's one of those boys that whoever he plays for, he will be focused and will give everything he's got. Read More »

Glorious Goodwood: Battaash wins back-to-back King George Stakes

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Jessica Harrington's Gold Cup runner-up Torcedor was sent straight to the lead by Colm O'Donoghue and briefly looked to have slipped his rival after pinching a couple of lengths halfway up the home straight. "He has done a tremendous job as a four-year-old". Unfortunately Frankie is suspended, but he's been very helpful and these big days are what it's all about. Read More »

Rangers 1 Osijek 1 (2-1 agg): Katic fires Gerrard's men through

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We enjoyed it. My players came out and played like men and we did our talking on the pitch. "Now, we park it up and get ready for a big game against Aberdeen ". Let us know in the comments... Gary Cassidy feels the decision was a no-brainer, calling him one of the most "exciting" players at Ibrox and someone who he can't wait to see more of. Read More »

Mourinho happy for Man Utd to make final Willian cash offer

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The 22-year-old left United's pre-season tour of the United States last week to be present at the birth of his son with his partner Melanie Da Cruz. The forward also noted that while his family would always come first, he would return to Manchester on Thursday. Read More »

I´ll go to bed dreaming of getting Kohli out,´ says Anderson

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The 29-year-old, one of the outstanding batsmen of his generation, had managed just 134 runs in 10 innings during five Tests on his maiden tour of England four years ago. Broad picked two and Curran, Anderson, Stokes have also been among the wickets here. Before this Test match there were concerns that Curran lacked the pace to trouble global batsmen and that he in turn might struggle to score runs against Test attacks. Read More »

Venus reaches San Jose quarters

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Keys, who won the event when it was played at nearby Stanford University previous year, issued a statement Thursday that read in part, "I have been feeling pain in my wrist over the last couple of days and felt worse today ". "(I just wanted to) control the points and enjoy the battle, just get out there and try do what I know that I can". "It worked out, thankfully". That game would go to deuce three more times before Williams finally ran away with it and the rest of the match. Read More »

Albert Celades becomes Julen Lopetegui's assistant at Real Madrid

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Real Madrid have once again invoked the wrath of the Spanish Football Association after swooping for their recently-departed Under 21 manager Albert Celades. Asensio's shot deflected off the right arm of Juventus goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny and trickled into the net. Ramos, however, didn't show up until August 1 and therefore missed Los Blancos' friendly defeat to Manchester United. Read More »

Newcastle complete signing of Japan forward Muto

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Rafa Benitez remains hopeful he will be able to add to Newcastle's squad as the summer transfer window draws to a close. "I am really pleased to have Yoshinori Muto with us". "I think we still need three or four players". So far this summer Newcastle have sold Mikel Merino to Real Sociedad for £10mn, Aleksandar Mitrovic to Fulham for £22mn, Chancel Mbemba to Porto for £8mn and Matz Sels to Strasbourg for £3.5mn. Read More »

United 'Hopeful' Of Completing Alderweireld Move

The Red Devils will be aiming to be one of the main contenders for the Premier League title next season after they finished in second place in the table and without a trophy last term. Alderweireld, 29, is keen to move to Old Trafford - to such an extent he is ready to snub a transfer elsewhere if he does not get it. The potential deal will see the 23-year-old Colombian earn £7.5million-a-year - or around £145,000-a-week before taxes. Read More »