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Manchester United target Emil Forsberg as Ivan Perisic alternative

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United have been tipped to land Perisic for around £50million, which would be a £35m profit for Inter on the sum they paid to Wolfsburg for the 28-year-old two years ago. Negotiations are said to stretch back to March as Coach Luciano Spalletti has confirmed a right offer has not come through for Perisic yet. Spalletti has already recruited Slovakia defender Milan Skriniar among a raft of signings but may need to reluctantly part with the highly-rated Perisic to free up funds to strengthen ... Read More »

'No deal for Mbappe' - Monaco

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One of the most exciting prospects in world soccer, the 18-year-old scored 26 goals in all competitions last season, helping Monaco win the Ligue 1 and reach the Champions League semi-finals. The talent has been linked with a host of European giants including Premier League big spenders Manchester City . But City's influx of full-backs has attracted the brunt of the criticism, with almost £130m alone spent on Kyle Walker, Benjamin Mendy and Danilo . Read More »

Broncos RB Devontae Booker Placed On PUP List With Injured Wrist

Joseph also told KOA that Booker will have surgery on Thursday. It is unclear how Booker injured his wrist. But I fully expect Devontae Booker to come out from his injury guns blazing and ready to work. As the Denver Broncos start training camp with positional battles at quarterback and running back, a potential key contributor this upcoming season could miss Week 1. Read More »

Joe Flacco Out At Least 2 Weeks With Back Injury

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While ESPN's Adam Schefter reports that Flacco is "not expected to miss significant time", NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports No. 5 is "preparing to miss three to six weeks with a disc issue in his back". But he also averaged only 6.4 yards per catch - the second-lowest total of his career - and threw 15 interceptions against only 20 touchdowns. Kaepernick and Griffin have both had difficulty finding a team this offseason, showing just how far the former Super Bowl starter and Rookie ... Read More »

Asela Gunaratne out of test with thumb fracture

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You need your best strike bowlers to get 20 wickets . The first one is being scored by Sehwag who scored 133 versus Srilanka in the Brabourne Stadium. At the break, Hardik Pandya was batting on four with Ravindra Jadeja unbeaten on eight at the other end. Dhawan hit Lahiru Kumara for two boundaries in three balls and was lucky not to fall in the same over when he slashed hard at the final delivery and Gunaratne spilled the catch at second slip. Read More »

Javier Hernandez Completes West Ham Switch

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He said: "I am very happy to join West Ham United ". Apart from just goals, Hernandez can provide versatility to West Ham's attack. However, he seems to have a lifelong membership to the treatment room. A lot is resting on Arnautovic, a club record £24m buy from Stoke, for both West Ham and the Austria forward. Successor David Moyes did not even see through his first season at the helm, with Louis van Gaal past year paying the price for his prosaic football and inability to ... Read More »

Phillies trade Pat Neshek to the Colorado Rockies

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The Rockies sent three minor league players in exchange for cash and the two-time All Star Neshek, who will immediately strengthen their bullpen. Neshek is in the midst of the best year of his career, now posting a 1.12 ERA with 45 strikeouts in 40.1 innings. Read More »

Wait a Second … Katie Ledecky Lost?!

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The only surprise was that he did not break the world record of 25.95 set in the semi-finals. "I'm just not a fan". "It's routine. Just get up and know that I have the work in the bank to get up and swim those times". In the men's 800 metre freestyle, Gabriele Detti set a new European and Italian record at 7:40.77, winning the gold medal. Ledecky entered the race with three gold medals in Budapest , including winning the 1,500 freestyle the night before. Read More »

Stay sought on release of Indu Sarkar

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After the Bombay High Court on Monday rejected the petition filed against Madhur Bhandarkar's Indu Sarkar . The Indian National Congress has said that the film, based on Emergency, is derogatory to the image of Indira Gandhi and Sanjay Gandhi. Read More »

Man Utd boss Mourinho says 'dangerous' fees a threat to football

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Mourinho has struggled to immediately turn around United's Premier League fortunes, but Europa League, EFL Cup and Community Shield glory has helped bring a winning mentality back to the club. Mourinho's side will next visit Norwegian side Valerenga on Sunday before facing Italian Serie A team Sampdoria in their final pre-season match in Dublin on Wednesday. Read More »

Jerry Jones emotionally defends how the Cowboys handled Whitehead situation

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The Dallas Cowboys released Whitehead on Monday after it was discovered he had a warrant out for his arrest. They claimed Dallas Cowboys receiver Lucky Whitehead off of waivers on Wednesday. "I was pretty much being called a liar". Whitehead didn't exactly confirm the news, but tweeted shortly after reports of his signing with the Jets broke, referring to a Cowboys team motto, "We preach 17 inches around here", which refers to taking responsibility for one's actions. Read More »

Giants trade Eduardo Nunez to Red Sox during game

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Devers has raced through Double-A and Triple-A already this season, and in his major league debut Tuesday in Seattle, he had a key walk against Felix Hernandez . By the end of the third inning the Red Sox were up, 2-0. "CarGo made a strong throw, but the hop just wasn't right", Black said. "In the first inning I was very nervous, but thank God I was able to get my feet under me", Devers said through a translator. Read More »

Venus Williams claims fatal vehicle crash victim 'was not wearing seatbelt'

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Last week, the Barson family lawyer requested to see Williams' phone bill for the month of June along with a list of medications she may have taken 72 hours prior to the crash. Police have reviewed video evidence of last month's auto accident involving Venus Williams that left a Florida man dead. As it turned green, she continued into the intersection and collided with the right front section of Williams' vehicle. Read More »

Salmonella outbreak linked to papayas from Mexico kills 1

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The U. S. Food and Drug Administration , along with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , the Maryland Department of Health, and other state and local partners, is investigating multiple Salmonella illnesses, some of which are linked to Caribeña brand Maradol papayas from Mexico. Read More »

Bitcoin fraud suspect Vinnik charged by United States grand jury

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He is suspected of heading a criminal organization since 2011 that "owns, operates and manages one of the world's leading e-crime websites", according to a police statement. Greek have police made an official statement regarding the arrest, stating that "an internationally sought "mastermind" of a crime organization has been arrested ". Read More »

Neymar PSG switch doubts grow at Barcelona

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The proceeding is officially closed, thus it proves the lawfulness on every action we took . The Brazil worldwide even has his own brand of trainer, the Air Jordan V "Neymar" , which was launched in collaboration with Nike and National Basketball Association legend Michael Jordan . Read More »

National Football League moves: Extensions, a signing and a release

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A Super Bowl victor. The Cowboys are looking for some more energy and talent on their defense- a healthy Jaylon Smith should provide that and more. Teammates couldn't be more impressed with how Elliott is going about his business after leading the league in rushing as a rookie. It doesn't matter where the production comes from, the Cowboys simply need to be a lot better at pressuring and bringing down opposing quarterbacks in 2017. Read More »

Cardale Jones Has Been Traded By The Bills

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The trade reunites him with Anthony Lynn , now the Chargers head coach after being the running backs coach, then the offensive coordinator and then the interim head coach in Buffalo last season. Thirteen months later, Jones is heading for Los Angeles - or more specifically, Costa Mesa, where the Chargers begin training camp Sunday. Next, Jones helped Ohio State topped Nick Saban's Alabama in the playoff semi-finals. Read More »

Liverpool reportedly have to beat off competition from Arsenal for £50million man

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Mahrez, 26, enjoyed several very successful years at King Power Stadium, producing 35 goals and 25 assists in 138 competitive appearances. This would allow the Serie A side to save some money this summer, and perhaps sell one or two extra fringe players to fund the remainder of the fee when Mahrez triggers the bonuses, most likely through scoring goals or making a certain number of appearances. Read More »

Juve Pull Out Of The Race For Nemanja Matic

Could Matic and Pogba be teammates next season? The following season, he was sent out on loan to Vitesse Arnhem, before being shipped off to Benfica in January as a part of a player+cash deal which saw David Luiz making the switch to Stamford Bridge. Read More »

China's Li shoots 63 to finish third in Open

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I'm a big rugby fan and I love going to watch and support the Springboks in worldwide matches. In the 442nd major championship, Grace achieved what the greats of the game could not in 157 years of trying and cracked the previous best of 63, which had been achieved 31 times. Read More »

Giants trade Eduardo Nunez to Red Sox

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Nunez had been traded. After scouting the All-Star third baseman before next week's trade deadline, the Red Sox dealt two minor league pitchers to the struggling Giants for Nunez's rights the remainder of the season. Nunez drove in 31 runs and had a team-high 17 stolen bases despite being slowed by a hamstring injury this month. Shortly after his departure, television cameras captured Nunez heading into the tunnel and being greeted by a slew of teammates. Read More »

CTE Found In The Brains Of 110 Former NFL Players

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McKee points out that the study can't conclude that almost everyone who plays football will get CTE , since the brains studied were only those that were donated and because relatives of the donors in most cases reported symptoms experienced by the players while they were alive. Read More »

Brock Lesnar says he'll fight Jon Jones "anytime, anywhere"

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Jon Jones is set to take on Daniel Cormier at this weekend's UFC 214 in Anaheim, but it's safe to say Jones and UFC president Dana White don't have much of a working relationship these days. Reached by the Associated Press later in the day for a reaction to Jones' comments, the former heavyweight champion, who is now employed on a part-time basis with WWE, was all for it. Read More »

Rashford is giving Jose Mourinho a headache with Lukaku

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Now they are going to face a different situation, but with the squad they have and the players they are signing, I think they are going to cope with it". "I can't say I'm in my prime", Lukaku said. "The second half was not good but overall I am happy again". Mourinho wouldn't say that the lack of European football was the "key" factor in Chelsea's title success, but stated that it was certainly a factor for Antonio Conte's side. Read More »

Patriots' Andrew Hawkins announces retirement

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Hawkins, who had shared his intentions with the Patriots, relayed the reason for his decision on Uninterrupted, the network developed by LeBron James and his business partner and CEO, Maverick Carter. "Basically, [my body] just started breaking down on me". "I had to make a tough call", said Hawkins in his announcement. "Obvious [the Patriots] were disappointed". Read More »

Romelu Lukaku says Jose Mourinho's vision convinced him to join

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With Lukaku, United could switch from last season's 4-2-3-1 formation to a 3-5-2, a system that will maximise the potential of their new striker and Paul Pogba , as well as allowing Marcus Rashford more chances to start. When I look to West Ham, just as an example, Chicharito, could he be a Man Utd striker? "Every club is investing a lot", Mourinho told BBC Sport. Read More »

Newspaper: Ledecky starts worlds with a pair of golds

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At the 2015 world championships in Kazan, she competed in the women's 1500 meters final - an event now on the program for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics - and little under 30 minutes later in the 200m freestyle semis. "I knew I was close", Masse said. The crowd saved its biggest cheers for the bronze medalist, rocking Duna Arena when Hungary rallied for a spot on the podium. Read More »