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Everton depth blow as manager admits midfielder could leave before window closes

Everton depth blow as manager admits midfielder could leave before window closes Speaking after Saturday's game, the Dutch replied when asked if Barry would be allowed to leave, "It depends... I don't know. At the moment we don't have to make that decision". The former Aston Villa trainee, who has also played for Manchester City, has made 628 Premier League appearances and needs to play just five more matches to overtake former Manchester United winger Ryan Giggs as the comp... [Full Article...]

Klopp backs plan to shut transfer window early

Federation Internationale de Football Association regulations state the transfer window should close by 1 September, or as near as practical if it clashes with a weekend. "It makes sense that when the season is starting, planning for the team is over". The January transfer window would not be affected by the proposed changes. [Full Article...]

Stephen Wooldridge: Australian Olympic champion dies aged 39

Stephen Wooldridge: Australian Olympic champion dies aged 39 Wooldridge competed at the Athens 2004 Olympic Games where he won gold alongside Bradley McGee, Luke Roberts, Graeme Brown, Peter Dawson and Brett Lancaster in the men's team pursuit. "In your lifetime, you give support, encouragement and the opportunity for young cyclists to reach their goal", Bates wrote on cycling magazine Ride's website. [Full Article...]

Coutinho Left Out Of Liverpool's Champions League Play-Off Squad

Coutinho Left Out Of Liverpool's Champions League Play-Off Squad Jurgen Klopp will have further sparked rumours of a Coutinho departure, after he left the Brazilian out of the travelling squad to face Hoffenheim in Liverpool's first Champions League qualifying leg. We've known this a few days. "It is obviously a hard situation for Phil". I have had conversations with Phil it is private (but) I don't think I can influence the situation. [Full Article...]

Costa Reveals What Mourinho Told Him In Private Phone Call

Costa Reveals What Mourinho Told Him In Private Phone Call Chelsea striker Diego Costa has revealed that Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho contacted him by phone this summer. "There's no logic from Chelsea's point of view to get rid of him". With 2018 a World Cup year, Costa will have six months to prove to Spain manager Julen Lopetegui he is worth a place in the squad, should they reach Russian Federation. [Full Article...]

Star Wallaby Will Genia signs with Rebels

Star Wallaby Will Genia signs with Rebels Salary cap issues may also have played a part, with Genia's deal worth about A$800,000 ($627,000) a season and with payment to be split between the Australian Rugby Union (ARU) and the Rebels, according to local media. Genia, who played for Australia in the 2011 and 2015 World Cups, is expected to face the All Blacks in Sydney on Saturday - in this year's Rugby Championship opener. [Full Article...]

Jackson on Browns: 'I have really pushed this team pretty far'

Jackson on Browns: 'I have really pushed this team pretty far' Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch sat through the anthem Saturday night, and Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett did the same Sunday. Some believe the controversy surrounding Kaepernick's decision is the reason he remains unsigned. I am very happy with where we are defensively and where we are going. [Full Article...]

Arsenal Braced For £60m Alexis Sanchez Bid From Manchester City

City will offer the Chilean a deal worth £400,000-per-week, if they can persuade Arsenal to sell their talisman. That could work out well for everyone - although it's unlikely Arsenal would recoup anywhere near the £42.5m they paid for the midfielder in 2013 when they signed him from Real Madrid - but it would mean making some money on a player who would otherwise leave on a free in June. [Full Article...]

Dortmund give Barcelona two-week deadline to sign Ousmane Dembele

Dortmund give Barcelona two-week deadline to sign Ousmane Dembele The 20-year-old French forward has been indefinitely excluded from selection contention after missing a training session without permission. Catalan newspaper Sport claims an initial fee of €100m has now been agreed between the clubs, with Barca haggling over the amount of performance related add-ons in the deal, which could reportedly amount to an extra €30m. [Full Article...]

Everton interested in another Arsenal striker following Giroud snub

When we get back and reflect on the goals we scored and how compact and disciplined we were and the game plan I thought it worked very well. He also labelled the former Montpellier marksman as being "in his prime" and "at the top of his game". [Full Article...]

Captain Jedinak named for Australia's crunch qualifiers

Captain Jedinak named for Australia's crunch qualifiers Jedinak missed the Confederations Cup due to a groin injury and hasn't played club football for Aston Villa since April, but is nearing a return to full fitness. Portugal-based Dylan McGowan is the only player from the 23-man Confederations Cup squad to miss selection for these matches. The Socceroos need at least four points from the two games to book a spot at next year's World Cup in Russia... [Full Article...]

London 2017: Usain Bolt ends incredible career by collapsing in final race

London 2017: Usain Bolt ends incredible career by collapsing in final race And world athletics boss Seb Coe presented him with a piece of the London 2012 track on which he won three Olympic gold medals and broke the sprint relay world record. When asked if bowing out will erase what he has done, the 30 year old Jamaican said; "For me, I don't think one championship is going to change what I've done". [Full Article...]

Scottish police receive complaints over Lennon

Scottish police receive complaints over Lennon Rangers midfielder Jack was sent off following a clash with Anthony Stokes, who escaped further censure after an early booking for tangling with James Tavernier in the opening stages. BBC Scotland yesterday posted film of Lennon celebrating the goal on their website with the warning that "some people may consider some scenes to be offensive". [Full Article...]

Manchester City to make £60m bid for Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez

The Gunners have been resistant to all approaches, but City are ready to up the ante with the £60m bid, and by offering Sanchez an incredible £400k-a-week wage packet. That could work out well for everyone - although it's unlikely Arsenal would recoup anywhere near the £42.5m they paid for the midfielder in 2013 when they signed him from Real Madrid - but it would mean making some money on a playe... [Full Article...]

Boomers continue flawless form at Asia Cup

Boomers continue flawless form at Asia Cup Three other Japan players reached double figures in scoring, including Makoto Hiejima, who had a team-best 15 points. Japan did well to keep Hong Kong's most risky player, Duncan Reid, in check. The win means Japan will likely play South Korea for a place in the quarterfinals. Lebanon will play Chinese Taipei on Monday after securing the win against Kazakhstan and benifitting from the defeat... [Full Article...]

I knew Neymar would leave Barcelona - Gerard Pique

I knew Neymar would leave Barcelona - Gerard Pique And former Manchester United defender Pique says the transfer was months in the making. Pique posted in July a picture of the two together with the caption "he stays" - but now admits he knew then Neymar would be leaving the club. "We put in the great performance we wanted to". "He hasn't disappointed me, and I don't regret the "he's staying" tweet ". The photo of him and Neymar togethe... [Full Article...]

Suns Rookie Josh Jackson Speaks Out on Potential Kyrie Irving Trade

Suns Rookie Josh Jackson Speaks Out on Potential Kyrie Irving Trade One of the greatest players in San Antonio Spurs basketball history, David Robinson , isn't afraid to speak for the franchise and claim his interest in having a player like Kyrie Irving in a Spurs uniform this upcoming season. In an appearance Monday on SiriusXM NBA Radio , the former MVP discussed the possibility of Irving in a Spurs uniform. But Irving's trade request and his obvious... [Full Article...]

Dolphins QB Jay Cutler could see first preseason action this week

Dolphins QB Jay Cutler could see first preseason action this week But even though he can once again participate in contact during practices, independent neurologists still haven't given him the OK to take part in a game setting. Tannehill ultimately decided over the weekend to undergo season-ending surgery on his left ACL. After a largely quiet rookie campaign, Ajayi broke out in 2016. [Full Article...]

Royals rookie Cam Gallagher wins fan $25000 with grand slam in Oakland

Royals rookie Cam Gallagher wins fan $25000 with grand slam in Oakland Gallagher recorded his first career homer while notching his second major-league hit. Royals: Perez, on the disabled list since August 5 with a strained muscle on the right side of his ribcage, caught a bullpen and also hit off a tee for 10-15 swings at what he estimated was 30 to 40 percent effort and had no pain. [Full Article...]

Giroud explains why he chose to stay at Arsenal

Giroud's decision may well cost him his first-team role for France for the World Cup in Russian Federation next summer also, but the player revealed that he is happy at the Emirates, and he feels the right decision was to stay. "I opened the door for him, because I knew we had many strikers, but he's really loved here and he made a decision to stay". Competition will allow us to improve again and ... [Full Article...]


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