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Alvaro Morata Officially Joins Chelsea

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Chelsea were in a dire in need of a striker after Antonio Conte's chose to sell last season's club top scorer Diego Costa . Should Chelsea conclude a deal for Morata , he would become the club's fourth signing of the transfer window following the arrival of midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko, goalkeeper Willy Caballero and defender Antonio Rudiger . Read More »

Man United preparing final £60m offer for Dier

Online in-match use limited to 75 images, no video emulation. According to the Mirror , Manchester United approached their domestic rivals about signing the former Sporting Lisbon defender but were told a deal would not take place at any price. Read More »

Panthers release tackle Michael Oher

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Oher's approaching a year in concussion protocol and there now isn't a timeline for his return, leaving his career in serious jeopardy. The team announced the move Thursday afternoon, noting that the 31-year-old Oher had failed a physical. Read More »

LJ Scott Earns Doak Walker Award Watch List Accolades

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Wadley (5-foot-11, 195-pounds), a Newark, New Jersey, native led Iowa's offense in 2016 with 1,396 yards total offense, including 13 touchdowns to lead Iowa in scoring with 78 points (10 rushing, 3 receiving). He also had three receptions against both Boise State and Colorado State, and he had a career-long 41-yard reception at Wyoming. The PwC SMU Athletic Forum released today the preseason candidates for the 2017 Doak Walker Award. Read More »

Stevie Wonder, 67, 'marries third wife Tomeeka Bracy, 42, in lavish ceremony'

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There were celebrity guests, including John Legend . "It was a handsome wedding", a source told the website. Wonder! We wish them many years of marital bliss. "Stevie has said he may well get up and perform a number, but hasn't said what song yet". "He's been helping [his son] Mumtaz with some of Mumtaz's music and he always talks about how talented his son is". Read More »

Monaco warn Kylian Mbappe suitors tapping up will be reported to Federation Internationale de Football Association

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The Ligue 1 club issued a statement on Thursday that they're considering filing complaints with Federation Internationale de Football Association and the French league over the actions of multiple clubs. The Ligue 1 outfit is allegedly considering approaching Federation Internationale de Football Association and the French league to request disciplinary action after claiming that "important European clubs" have approached the 18-year-old without permission. Read More »

Juventus have signed Mattia De Sciglio

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Juventus have officially completed the signing of versatile full-back Mattia De Sciglio from AC Milan in a deal worth an initial fee of €12m, payable over three years. "He is a player with worldwide experience", Montella told Milan's official website . "I would like to thank the entire team, Director Fassone, DS Mirabelli and Mr. Read More »

Westley set for England debut

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England were bowled out for just 133 on the fourth day at Trent Bridge , with Ballance dismissed for four. "We've had quite a few good partnerships with Essex , so hopefully we can do the same for England ", he added. It was that unbeaten 106 against the Proteas, for England Lions at Worcester, that put Westley next in line. The 29-year-old, who averages 42.50 in the championship this term, told City A.M. Read More »

What makes dogs man's best friend? It's in the genes

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The tests showed that dogs and wolves are equally good at problem-solving tasks which include retrieving pieces of food from a designated container. The canines were given a puzzle box containing a sausage, which they must open within two minutes. Read More »

Africa Cup of Nations expanded and moved to June and July

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One issue to be worked out is how the 2019 African Cup of Nations qualifying competition, which has already started, will be tweaked to allow 24 teams and not 16 teams to qualify. Chelsea, who went on to be crowned Premier League champions, and Tottenham, who finished runners-up, had no players missing. "We're all proud of African football, but it needs to progress". Read More »

Conor McGregor Showtime All-Access Schedule, Trailer Released

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Speaking exclusively to Sky Sports, he said: "I didn't know he was going to come into the gym and I was just finishing up my own work when I saw him and he showed love to us all, he's a very likeable guy". I'm going to the fight. "I'm getting better", Lee said. They met in Las Vegas. As for how the fight will unfold, Alvarez believes the first four rounds will be a compelling watch. Read More »

Michael Vick apologizes for Colin Kaepernick haircut remark

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Between the saga with Vick to his controversial national anthem protest and comments, Kaepernick has been at the forefront of almost every NFL headline throughout the last calendar year. Colin Kaepernick is a free agent. The thing he needs to do is just try to look presentable. "It was more about helping him at the end of the day", Vick said. Read More »

Liverpool to look at 'alternative options' to Keita?

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Liverpool were hoping their new and improved offer would convince Red Bull Leipzig to cash in after seeing a £57m bid rejected last week . "It would be bad for our fans to sell him and we'd sent a bad message to other players like Timo Werner who also has lot of requests". Read More »

Shocking Tour de France photo shows price of endurance

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NO MATTER how far he fell behind in pursuit of the prize he wanted at the Tour de France , Michael Matthews vowed he would never concede defeat. This isn't the first time when a cyclist is in the news for showing off his limbs. Perhaps surprisingly, there isn't a women's Tour de France . The 27-year-old, who rides for Bora-Hansgrohe, is now 75th in the general classification, after finishing 66th in the 16th stage between Le Puy-en-Velay and Romans-sur-Isere. Read More »

Three tied for the lead at Birkdale

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Koepka said that, on the Saturday night of the U.S. Open , he made the decision to head to Las Vegas for a celebratory get-together with some of his friends. For most of the day, the wind was consistent, and the afternoon players were treated to some rare British sunshine. Fortunately for Spieth, iron play is the most important aspect this week at Royal Birkdale . Read More »

Australia-W vs India-W 2nd Semi Finals ICC Women's World Cup

Wins against hosts England , West Indies, Pakistan and Sri Lanka had put them in a comfortable position to qualify for the semi-final before they lost to South Africa and Australia in the group stage. Kaur and captain Mithali Raj (36) took control with a stand of 66 for the third wicket, and then Kaur teamed up with Deepti Sharma (25) for the ultimately decisive partnership of 137 for the fourth wicket. Read More »

Mithali Raj and Co can beat Meg Lanning team; know why

Raj won't captain India in the next World Cup. For both this is the last chance to achieve World Cup glory because when the next edition comes around, both may well have retired from the game. The match marks a milestone for Jonassen, as she becomes the 19 Australian to play 50 ODIs. But Australia vice-captain Alex Blackwell says her side have gone back to basics to combat and nullify the influence of spin bowlers. Read More »

Giants bringing Pablo Sandoval back

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He was on the hook for $17.6 million this year, followed by $18.6 million in both 2018 and 2019, in addition to the $5 million buyout ahead of the 2020 year. He will now return to the franchise he spent the first seven years of his career with, batting.294 and becoming a two-time All-Star in the Bay Area. Read More »

Liverpool manager Klopp says Coutinho will stay amid PSG and Barcelona interest

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Though he said Salah "is a very quick player" and Solanke "is another very good player", Klopp stressed that "there are also others around" and he was "really happy" with the performance as a collective. Michael Owen has told the Daily Mirror that Liverpool landing Naby Keita from RB Leipzig would be an fantastic deal for the Reds , while he also praised the club's decision to sign Mohamed Salah this summer. Read More »

Man United linked to PSG star

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The midfielder has become increasingly frustrated with his current agent Donato Di Campli , who claimed he was being held prisoner at PSG earlier this month. The midfielder has been linked to a move to Barcelona for much of the summer, but thus far has been unable to navigate his exit from the Ligue 1 giants. Read More »

McIlroy confident and keen as British Open approaches

McIlroy first tweaked his rib in January prior to the South African Open, where he lost in a playoff to Graeme Storm . Somewhere in the middle, he presumes. Life was a lot different then. I need to do what I need to do to win a golf tournament. Tommy Fleetwood on being the local youngster: '98 was my first Open I went to watch. Read More »

Ex-NFL Player James Hardy III's Cause of Death Revealed

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Hardy was a wide receiver for the Hoosiers from 2005-07, racking up 2,740 yards and 36 receiving touchdowns during his collegiate career. He led the Big Ten in receiving touchdowns in each of his final two seasons, including 16 in 2007. He played only two seasons with the Bills before signing a reserve-futures contract with Baltimore Ravens in 2011. He was charged with resisting arrest after a confrontation with police in Los Angeles in 2014, but a judge ruled him not mentally competent to ... Read More »

Case Against Ezekiel Elliott Likely To Be Suspended By Dallas Police

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Sources tell 105.3 The Fan that Elliott and the Cowboys were preparing a presentation to the National Football League concerning his "accumulation of behaviors" that could cause him to face National Football League punishment. "So certainly Zeke is evolving and being subject to needing to learn how to deal with the media and social media the way it is today". Cowboys coach Jason Garrett said Wednesday he plans to talk to Elliott about what happened on Friday. Read More »

Arsenal & Man Utd Ready To Battle Tottenham For Signature Of £50m Star

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Barkley wants £150,000-per-week, which is twenty percent more than both captain Hugo Lloris and back to back Golden Boot victor Harry Kane. No use with unauthorized audio, video, data, fixture lists, club/league logos or "live" services. Jose Mourinho and Arsene Wenger are both looking to add further new faces to their squads ahead of the new campaign and it appears both are keeping a close eye on Barkley's situation ahead of potential swoops. Read More »

Chargers rookie receiver Mike Williams could be facing back surgery

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The herniated disk kept Williams from all but one of the Chargers' rookie minicamp practices this summer. The Chargers did not address the wide receiver position in the latest draft, instead bolstering the offensive and defensive lines with four of the six picks following the Clemson product. Read More »

OJ Simpson's parole hearing: What to expect and where to watch it

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Instead, he's been serving jail time for a 2007 armed robbery of a memorabilia dealer in Las Vegas. The Nevada Department of Corrections has approved 240 media credentials for the hearing. He also was at Simpson's 2013 hearing and backed parole on lesser charges. He spent 18 years working his way from Nevada prison guard to associate warden at the state's maximum-security facility at Ely State Prison. Read More »