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Neymar reaffirms desire to leave PSG amid Barcelona links

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And the French giants have told Barcelona that they will not entertain offers of less than £270m. To make matters worse for him in the French Capital, the Brazilian has claimed that his proudest moment as a player was when Barcelona beat PSG 6-1 in the champions league . Read More »

West Ham even closer to smashing transfer record

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West Ham United look set to pull off a big transfer coup with Eintracht Frankfurt confirming the two clubs have agreed a deal for striker Sebastian Haller. Haller could be on his way to the London Stadium. The Hammers are in desperate need for a striker this summer following Marko Arnautovic's £20m switch to Chinese club Shanghai SIPG. Read More »

Umpires made 'error of judgement' in awarding six overthrows - Simon Taufel

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When Ben Stokes was playing a magnificent inning to keep England's hopes of a World Cup triumph alive at Lord's, his father Gerard Stokes was enduring few jibes about being "the most hated father in New Zealand ". According to the rule, "If the ball crosses the boundary due to overthrow (even after hitting any of the batsman), then the four runs will be added to the score after the overthrow". Read More »

Reading Want Chelsea Youngster On Loan

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Both Aston Villa and Lampard's old club Derby have been keen on the midfielder, who can also play in defence. " Ethan is not here as we're looking at the possibility of him going on loan for the season , ' Lampard said on Tuesday after arriving in Japan ". Read More »

Molinari knows odds are against him at British Open

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But who should you back? "If you know the myth about Pandora's Box, it's the beginning of a process or opening up the possibility of many challenges and many problems". Best stat on the PGA Tour this season is 2nd for sand saves, followed by 36th for driving accuracy. Koepka has won four of the last 10 major championships in which he's played and will attempt to continue his dominant run at Royal Portrush . Read More »

Colorado 0 - 3 Arsenal - Match Report & Highlights

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The 18-year-old, who was signed for an undisclosed fee of £6m from Ituano FC on 2 July, fired home a cross from Dominic Thompson in the 61st minute in Denver. " I feel very sad for him because he's a great person and the media wants to give a bad image of him ". "For me now, it's clear". "Now it's a matter for him and the club". Read More »

MVP Antentokounmpo gives baseball a shot at Yankee Stadium

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Antetokounmpo , who was in town with his brothers prompting his new signature shoe, also watched the team's batting practice as NY prepared to host Tampa Bay later that evening. He is keen to continue their momentum into the new season and is hoping to go one step further and make it to the NBA Finals in 2020. "Don't call me MVP". Read More »

Robbie Gould signs a new contract with the 49ers

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The 49ers on Monday announced they have signed the kicker to a four-year contract extension through the 2022 season. Gould's deal, which his agent, Brian Mackler, and 49ers executive Paraag Marathe have been working on for months, reached a breakthrough over the weekend. Read More »

England Rugby team's reaction to Cricket World Cup triumph caught on camera

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He is the best captain we've ever had and all of us love playing under him. "I've got this medal around my neck so it's all good". All-rounder Chris Woakes said he got "a couple of hours" sleep but revealed a few hadn't slept at all. I said we had the rub of the green. "It's a very, very hollow feeling that you can play 100 overs and score the same amount of runs and still lose the game, but that's the technicalities of sport". Read More »

Panthers Madden 20 Ratings Are Out

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But the range that will likely disappoint some fans is the one that follows, with Nick Bosa and Jimmy Garoppolo both receiving 78 overall ratings. " Madden NFL 20 " will be released for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC on August 2. Despite his incredible rookie season, Leonard is in the mid-80s. Four teams in Madden 20 have multiple receivers ranked higher than the Bills' best wideout in Beasley (Eagles, Viking, Rams, Browns). Read More »

Marc Batchelor shot dead in Johannesburg

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Gauteng Police spokesperson Colonel Lungelo Dlamini says police are following several leads. Gauteng police also confirmed that Batchelor was shot several times in his vehicle while on his way to Olivedale. Batchelor was shot several times through his auto window and died on the scene. A case of murder has been opened. "At this stage we don't know the motive for the attack but nothing was taken". Read More »

Steve Bruce reportedly resigns to pave way for Newcastle move

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As things stand, Newcastle and Sheffield Wednesday would still need to agree a compensation package before Bruce can take over at St James' Park. Sheffield Wednesday have also lost assistants Steve Agnew and Stephen Clemence. According to Paul Joyce, while Newcastle have made an offer to Sheffield Wednesday for Bruce, that offer has yet to be accepted. The former Aston Villa boss told reporters he had spoken to Newcastle but the two clubs had yet to reach "some sort of compromise". Read More »

Former Boxing Champion Pernell Whitaker Killed After Car Accident

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Whitaker, who also won a gold medal at the 1983 Pan American Games, had a 40-4-1 career record with 17 knockouts. Considered one of the greatest defensive fighters, he earned the nickname Sweat Pea because the southpaw slipped in and out of the pocket, rarely giving an opponent and opportunity to land a clean shot. Read More »

Mason Mount: Chelsea youngster signs 5-year new deal with the Blues

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Friday's clash with Kawasaki will be the third game of Lampard's tenure, with Chelsea having secured a win and a draw during two pre-season matches in Ireland last week. Meanwhile, there had been reports that Mount was also reported to be nearer to the top of the list of candidates who were in line for a renewal . On signing his new deal, the England U21 worldwide said: 'It's a massively proud moment for myself and my family. Read More »

Tottenham return to Leeds for Phillips

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Not just in England, outside of England. Phillips is a young Leeds fan and the Yorkshire National Team is confident that he will not push a step away from the club. "Yes, yesterday when I arrived here, I texted him and he texted me, "See you Wednesday", said Hernandez, 34, who is three years Mata's senior. "I haven't lived these games but people tell me some things and I know this because I remember one day I went to Elland Road with red trainers on and somebody told me, 'No, no, no". Read More »

Cavaliers waive JR Smith, Lakers reportedly unlikely destination

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The Cavs had several offers and were willing to take back "bad" contracts, provided the opposing team also included a first-round pick. It was widely reported throughout the time that Smith and the Cavs agreed on him not becoming an active member of the team in November until the 2019 National Basketball Association trade deadline that Cleveland was hoping to find a good trade partner for Smith, and the same interest was reportedly there in the time leading up to the draft in June and/or up ... Read More »

Arsenal 'Agree' €40m Deal for Gremio Star Everton With Medical Imminent

Araujo also says Arsenal doctors will oversee a medical and these claims are supported by Brazilian radio station Radio Grenal as they are also reporting that Everton is due to undergo medical tests with Arsenal this week. With Edu on Arsenal's side, there is a belief that Everton could be convinced of a switch to the Emirates. Other players linked were Real Madrid star Lucas Vazquez and Barcelona's Malcom , but things have gone cold with those pursuits. Read More »

Struggling Mickelson fasts ahead of The Open

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Since winning at Pebble Beach in February for his 44th PGA Tour title, Mickelson has posted just one top-20 finish, a tie for 18th at the Masters. His lone win this season came at the 2019 AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. Let's get real for a minute. "I haven't posted anything becasuse I haven't felt good about myself and the way I've been playing", Mickelson says in the video. Read More »

Frittelli wins John Deere Classic and last British Open spot

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The three-time Tour victor was seeking his first win since 2017 and used a spectacular round of 10-under 61 to stay in contention. "Wow, it's awesome", Frittelli said. Six shots ahead of Thompson after the birdie run, Kim played the final seven holes in even par, offsetting a birdie on 15 with a bogey on 1. "I don't want to say it was easy out there". Read More »

Jadeveon Clowney And Texans Don't Reach Long-Term Deal

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Houston's front office is operating without a general manager, but the Texans have shown no signs of progress in negotiations with Clowney for months. Despite being tagged as a linebacker, Clowney played most of his snaps at defensive end in 2018. He logged 729 at defensive end, 101 at defensive tackle and 33 at linebacker last season. Read More »

Own goal hands Senegal place in Africa Cup of Nations final

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With the match in extra time, Dylan Bronn was unlucky to see the ball slap off his face after his goalkeeper missed the flight of the free-kick, sending the ball into the net. Tunisia had the first clearcut chance at the 30 June Stadium in the Egyptian capital, but unmarked captain Youssef Msakni headed a corner well over. Read More »

Andy Roddick’s Tweet During Wimbledon Final Is Going Viral

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The fourth was just as unpredictable, with a break point elusive to Djokovic, and Federer finding a way to get ahead at 3-2 after getting a challenge right and breaking the Serb. Then the final point came and it was completely fitting that it wasn't a Djokovic victor, but a Federer mishit. That match in 2009 went a whopping 30 games, going well over 4 hours before Federer claimed victory. Read More »

Douglas Luiz agrees Aston Villa move and Bjorn Engels also a target

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In fact, Villa have spent more than Arsenal , Chelsea , Everton and Liverpool combined over the last couple of weeks. According to the Telegraph , City boss Guardiola was left frustrated after Luiz was refused a work permit last season, with the midfielder being described as having real potential. Read More »

Manchester City set to embark on pre-season tour two days late

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A spokesperson revealed: 'Due to an administrative error with third parties Manchester City's flight with Aeronexus was delayed by two days. "We have resolved this issue and the team are due to depart today at 11am". Following City's trip to China, they will then head off to Hong Kong and Japan. But despite being due to play their Premier League Asia Trophy opener against West Ham in Nanjing on Wednesday, City sources have told ESPN FC that the latest delay to their travel plans will ... Read More »

Deepika attends Wimbledon final with sister Anisha

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Thus, it was of no surprise that Deepika visited the Wimbledon final match between Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer . Deepika also knows Djoker socially - a couple of years ago, they caught up over dinner in Los Angeles where she was filming xXx: The Return Of Xander Cage . Read More »

Oklahoma City Thunder: 3 takeaways from 2019 NBA Summer League

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The Heat have expressed interest in Paul, but their trade talks don't have any real momentum as of now. It seems impossible that Paul will play out his contract with the Thunder. However, the exec said Presti is realistic enough to know his team had reached its potential with Westbrook, and the disappointing result in the playoffs the past two years proved that. Read More »

Clarke stakes Grizzlies to summer league crown

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While several of those players were held out, there were still plenty of impressive performances from others looking to impress that electrified those watching. Boucher has been a reserve on the Golden State Warriors and Raptors over the past two seasons, so he knows what it takes to win a championship. "It's all credit to the players, and how they compete so far", Minnesota coach Pablo Prigioni said. Read More »

76ers ink Ben Simmons to max five-year extension, agent says

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The deal solidifies the 76ers' core for the next few seasons. By setting up the contracts in this fashion, it could lead to success on a yearly basis, assuming the new-look group is able to mesh and thrive while playing together. Kawhi Leonard is gone from the Eastern Conference, though, and Philly will enter the 2019-20 season as one of the favorites to reach the NBA Finals. Read More »

England vs New Zealand

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Stokes was England's hero during the World Cup final , coming into bat after Jason Roy, Joe Root, and Jonny Bairstow had all fallen. But here again, there was no separating the two countries as each finished on 15 runs with England awarded the trophy by of virtue of knocking 26 boundaries compared to New Zealand's 16. Read More »

Djokovic reflects on 'unreal' Wimbledon final victory

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That's because, while it was reminiscent of Federer's 16-14 fifth-set victory over Andy Roddick in the 2009 Wimbledon final , that score is no longer possible: The All England Club altered its rule this year to do away with never-ending matches and institute a tiebreaker at 12-all in a deciding set. Read More »

Peter Crouch calls time on football career

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The instantly recognisable 6ft 7inch striker enjoyed spells at Tottenham , Aston Villa and Liverpool over the years. Never one to miss an opportunity for a bit of levity, Crouch announced the impending arrival of his son with a compliment for his wife. Read More »

‘We want to write our own history, says Algeria coach

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During the dramatic shootout, Algeria won 4-3, to cap a pulsating quarterfinal. 1-0 to the West Africans! "I have played 20 players from my 23-man squad so far". As the Desert Foxes prepare for their meeting with Ivory Coast - a team that holds a 3-2 advantage in their seven previous CAN meetings - Mahrez carries the hopes of millions of Algerians across the world as they pray for their first continental triumph in 29 years. Read More »