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Arsenal ready to sell Nigeria’s Alex Iwobi for €25m to Lazio

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Iwobi is still very young and is developing as a footballer, but the 22-year-old has shown that he can be a long-term success at Everton . And a third added: "He's a rubbish player and always will be, sell him". The Nigeria global has divided opinion since making his first-team debut in 2015. However, when presented with the opportunity to play for the English national team, Iwobi rejected it- in favour of the Super Eagles. Read More »

Mets' Tim Tebow to have surgery, likely out for season

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The 30-year-old former Florida Heisman Trophy winning quarterback is reportedly out for the rest of the baseball season after breaking the hamate bone in his right hand while swinging a bat over the weekend. With the Mets flailing and Tebow playing well, a September call-up had seemed like a possibility, something to energize fans and sell tickets. "So his season is effectively over", Ricco said. Read More »

DeRozan thanks Toronto fans: 'You embraced me as one of your own'

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But I am actually happy that we did something different on a high". "I think he's going to be great". Kawhi Leonard played only 9 matches last season due to quadriceps injury. In hindsight, the general manger said he "should of handled it better" when came to discussing DeRozan's future with the team. Up to this point, DeRozan has been fiercely proud of his decision to resign in Toronto, in the face of temptation on the market, and his hometown of Los Angeles. Read More »

Deschamps wants to see a Frenchman lift the Ballon d'Or

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The Juventus striker also scored at the right end after France captain Hugo Lloris made a mistake and failed to clear the ball in the 69th minute of the match and passed it straight to Mandzukic, who slotted it inside the empty net. The former Napoli boss replaced Antonio Conte and has vowed to play attacking football, something Bakayoko backed up after his first few training sessions under the Italian. Read More »

TOUR DE FRANCE Froome on Moscon DQ: 'Disappointed in Gianni's actions'

Moscon has previous for bad behaviour, having racially abused French cyclist Kévin Réza during last year's Tour of Romandie, which resulted in a six-week ban by Team Sky. Froome was more evasive when asked if he would attack Thomas if in a position to do so. "It's a massive honour just to be wearing (the yellow jersey), but like I have said from the very start, who knows what lies just around the corner?" Sir Brad, Molly Weaver and Adam Green discuss Geraint Thomas versus Chris Froome ... Read More »

See the moment a young boy's heart was broken by cruel fan

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A man in the second row reached down and got the ball, which he handed to a woman seated next to him. That "should take care of it", the team wrote. Another man who said he was sitting next to the fan who picked up the ball explained that the boy had "already had a ball" during the game. Read More »

Carmelo Anthony to sign with Rockets, reports say

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As part of the deal, Mike Muscala will go to Philadelphia from Atlanta, Timothé Luwawu-Cabarrot will head from the Sixers to the Thunder, and Justin Anderson will land on the Hawks from the 76ers. Anthony will receive his $27.9 million salary in full after his release by the Atlanta Hawks . Marc Stein of the New York Times first reported the news. Read More »

Manchester United's Antonio Valencia limps off injured in friendly

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As for San Jose, Quincy Amarikwa was joined by Danny Hoesen - the club's top scorer this season - in the final third of the field, while there was a spot in midfield for Chris Wehan . Eric Bailly headed against the bar from Alexis Sanchez's free-kick early on as United huffed and puffed without a cutting edge. Manchester United's search for their next Michael Carrick could be a short one, with Andreas Pereira revealing that the former United midfielder is trying to teach him the ... Read More »

‘Manny’ happy miles: Los Angeles Dodgers deal for Baltimore’s Machado

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Los Angeles started the year slowly but has been on fire since early June. While their lead over the Diamondbacks is just half a game, they figure to be tough to beat with the addition of Machado . Bannon, 22, hit.296 with 20 home runs and 61 RBIs in 89 games with Rancho Cucamonga. He was rated as the Dodgers no. 27 prospect prior to the trade. Read More »

Mets trade closer Familia to A's for prospects

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Three weeks ago, maybe this isn't a conversation. The 28-year-old has been sharp this season in New York's bullpen. He led the majors with a franchise-record 51 saves the following year, again helping NY reach the playoffs. It's his second stint on the DL this season after he injured his left thumb in May. Oakland already had a tremendous 'pen, with Blake Treinen and Lou Trivino helping the team to a ideal 38-0 record when leading after seven innings, and 46-0 when leading after eight. Read More »

German football star Mesut Ozil quits national team citing this reason

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Ozil sat out the narrow friendly win over Saudi Arabia six days later in Leverkusen, but Gundogan was booed when he came on and reportedly later wept in the German dressing room. Ozil, who was a member of the Germany side that won the 2014 World Cup , made 92 appearances for the national team. His impassioned statement comes amid a political debate in Germany about an influx of immigrants that has seen a rise of the far right at the expense of traditional parties. Read More »

Francesco Molinari Wins the 2018 Open Championship

But while Woods faded after dropping three strokes in two holes at the 11th and 12th, Molinari kept his cool to shoot a second consecutive bogey-free round. "So hopefully, we can still make the holiday and just relax for a few days". Asked if Spieth felt he and his rivals would now be dealing with Woods's name hovering on leaderboards for a number of years to come, the three-times major victor replied: "I think so, yeah". Read More »

Sri Lanka suspend Gunathilaka from internationals

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A Sri Lankan Test cricketer has been suspended after a Norwegian woman accused his friend of raping her in a hotel room where he was present, an official said Monday. In 2017, after displaying a poor attitude towards training when Sri Lanka hosted India, the batsman was suspended for six white-ball matches for misconduct - later revised to three with three matches being part of a suspended sentence - and was subsequently omitted from the one-day worldwide squad to face Pakistan. Read More »

Johnny Manziel traded to Montreal

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Although he hasn't played since 2015, Montreal felt strongly enough about Manziel to surrender two future first-round picks to Hamilton in the five-player deal. Back-up Jeff Mathews , who replaced Willy in a Week 4 start, is also out four-to-six weeks with an injured foot. He has not played in the National Football League since 2015, by which point he had developed a reputation for partying and alcohol abuse after a series of arrests. Read More »

Tony Stewart lobbies for NASCAR Cup Series race at Eldora Speedway

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The Eldora truck race is the only national series dirt race on the NASCAR schedule, and Stewart has started to publicly campaign louder for additional NASCAR national series races. "I just went and bought my own dirt vehicle, just bought my own modified and went and raced, oh, 12, 15 races past year and put a lot of focus on it". Read More »

Richarlison has begun Everton medical

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The Hornets splashed out £11.2m to sign Richarlison from Fluminense 12 months ago, and the Brazilian went on to contribute five goals in 38 matches in the Premier League during the most recent campaign. Richarlison has not netted since November, but Silva has been keen to bring him to Everton since he succeeded the sacked Sam Allardyce on 31 May. Read More »

Tiger Woods praises Francesco Molinari for 'beautiful' play

Woods embraced his two children, telling them he hoped they were proud of him for trying hard. Kisner, who had begun the day on nine-under with Spieth and Schauffele, suffered a awful start with a double bogey at the second and a bogey at the third to slip back although he responded with a chip-in birdie at the fifth. Read More »

Ozil retires from German national team

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Between his debut in 2009 and his final appearance in June, Ozil played nearly 100 times for Germany , helping them win the World Cup in 2014 and even was voted as Germany's national player of the year on five separate occasions. "The treatment I have received from the DFB and many others makes me no longer want to wear the German national team shirt", said Ozil, who made 92 appearances for the national team. Read More »

Chris Froome willing to sacrifice fifth Tour crown to help Geraint Thomas

According to French news agency AFP, Moscon, 24, was involved in an incident shortly after the race departed start city Millau. A statement from race organisers said Moscon had been disqualified for "particularly serious aggression". In 2017, Moscon was handed a six-week suspension from Team Sky after racially abusing Kevin Reza, then of FDJ, at the Tour de Romandie. In October 2017 Moscon was accused of intentionally causing a crash with Swiss rider Sebastien Reichenbach, which resulted in ... Read More »

Rory McIlroy Nails Monster Eagle To Roar Back Into Contention

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Birdies at the ninth and 11th restored his hopes before he celebrated wildly after sinking a 50-foot putt for an eagle three at the 14th. "Sunday at Augusta was a big learning curve again for me because, even if I hadn't won that tournament but I went down swinging and aggressive and committing to every shot, I would have walked away a lot happier", he said. Read More »

Arsenal close to securing Alex Iwobi to new contract

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Lazio have a strong Nigerian tradition that dates back to former Super Eagles striker, Stephen Ayodele Makinwa in their squad, before Seyi Adeleke, Sani Emmanuel and Eddy Ogenyi Onazi followed suit, such that their interest in Iwobi might not be misplaced. Read More »

Molinari plots course through the mayhem to win British Open

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He finished at 8-under 276, the lowest score in eight Opens at Carnoustie, the course where Jean Van de Velde threw away the British Open with a triple bogey on the last hole in 1999, where Padraig Harrington twice hit into Barry Burn on the last hole to make double bogey and still won. Read More »

Manchester United consider making £65m bid for Harry Maguire

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According to Daily Mirror, UK, Mourinho wants Maguire to replace Rojo at United, since the Argentina worldwide does not start games regularly at Old Trafford so far. It is suggested that one will have to leave before the Red Devils can make a move, with the club having received enquiries for the likes of Marcos Rojo , Eric Bailly and Chris Smalling. Read More »

Open champion Francesco Molinari pays tribute to ‘sporting’ Tiger Woods

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Defending champion Jordan Spieth wasn't the only one struggling to gain traction on the wind-swept final day at Carnoustie. "I got beaten up around here a few times already in the past". This is the a year ago the event will be played there, and Woods made it a goal to return. The pair's 72-hole total of 282 was good enough for top-20 finishes, but not good enough to contend for the Claret Jug. Read More »

Tiger-Cats trade Johnny Manziel to Alouettes

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Manziel, offensive tackle Tony Washington and offensive lineman Landon Rice are going to Montreal in exchange for defensive end Jamaal Westerman, wide recever Chris Williams and two first-round picks in 2020 and 2021, the source said. Manziel began the season No. 2 on Hamilton's depth chart and has been on the sidelines as Jeremiah Masoli's backup while waiting for his opportunity to get into his first game with meaning since his last appearance in the National Football League in 2015. Read More »

3-way tie for British lead as Woods lurks

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But he was fortunate to make a bogey at the second after a awful drive well right of the fairway, and he failed to birdie the par-5 sixth after another wayward drive that meant he could not advance the ball very close to the green. Fellow American Kevin Kisner is also at 9-under approaching the final round. Rory McIlroy and Tommy Fleetwood remain contenders. He did eventually drop a shot but finished five under to take the clubhouse lead with a round of 66. Read More »