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Why Real Madrid Players Are Unhappy With Club Captain Sergio Ramos


While Dani Carvajal reunited with his teammates on July 29th. Ramos, however, didn't show up until August 1 and therefore missed Los Blancos' friendly defeat to Manchester United. Whilst at Madrid Celades also won a European Super Cup, two league titles and the Spanish Super Cup. Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri knows Real Madrid will always be competitive , despite parting company with Cristiano Ronaldo . Read More »

Big Sam warns Newcastle boss Benitez


Put it all together and you understand why the fans need to be concerned. Newcastle are running out of time to get deals done with the season just a week away. There appears to be a marked disconnect between Benitez and club owner Mike Ashley as the Spaniard doubts whether his recruitment requests will be met ahead of the transfer window deadline. Read More »

Manchester United agree personal terms with Yerry Mina

And Belgium worldwide midfielder Dembele can also leave if Spurs are happy with proposals presented. Spurs have not yet made a single signing and due to Premier League clubs choosing to shorten their own transfer window are running out of time. Read More »

Dallas Cowboys: Terrell Owens enters Hall of Fame as a cautionary tale


His bust? That remained 600 miles away in Canton, Ohio , along with the seven other members of this year's Hall of Fame class, leaving the stage at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga all alone to Owens. In 17 seasons-included 12 with the Chiefs-Gonzalez ended his career ranked in the top 10 all-time in receiving touchdowns, receptions and receiving yards. Read More »

Michael Jordan supports LeBron James after Donald Trump tweet

After Trump tweeted , athletes and others reacted . Trump resorted to childish name-calling in a Friday evening tweet in which he slammed the intelligence of both James and CNN anchor Don Lemon . This reaction comes on the heels of the four-time MVP, three-time Finals MVP and NBPA first vice-president opening the I Promise School - supported by the LeBron James Foundation - to 240 at-risk kids. Read More »

‘Special to me:’ Tiger Woods reflects on last Bridgestone Invitational in Akron


Woods, 42, and Mickelson, 48, are competing in this week's WGC-Bridgestone Invitational that begins Thursday at Firestone. He won at Firestone in 2014, sandwiched between victories in the British Open and PGA Championship. "Hopefully, it will carry through to the Tour Championship". He won by eight shots in 2007 against Rory Sabbatini, who had said earlier in the year that Woods looked "beatable as ever". Read More »

Tiger Woods barely keeps pace at Firestone


Tiger Woods returned to Firestone and had his lowest opening round of the year at the Bridgestone Invitational. There are 40 plus guys under par and that is never the case here at Firestone. He had momentum on his side, but he didn't put up another red number until he stuck his tee shot on par-3 12th to 2 feet. The eight-time champion hit back from a bogey at the first with three birdies over the next four holes, and he picked up another shot after threatening the flag with a sublime tee ... Read More »

Bale can fill Ronaldo void, says Real coach Lopetegui


This comes after the 2-1 defeat to Manchester United in the International Champions Cup. Wales forward Bale had been linked with a move away from the Bernabeu after failing to hold down a regular first-team spot under previous coach Zinedine Zidane last season. Read More »

Jose Mourinho downbeat after Manchester United lose to Liverpool in America


More than 100,000 fans attended the clash in MI but Mourinho said: " The atmosphere was good, but if I was them I wouldn't come ". "I hope somebody wants to do what Rashford and Jones chose to do", Mourinho said. The Portuguese also played in goal during a charity match at Loftus Road in September previous year. Alex Sandro has been targeted but nothing has materialised over Juventus' valuation of the player, while the club have failed to lure any names from Mourinho's right-sided ... Read More »

Here's Johnny: Wait is over as Manziel makes first CFL start


Well, a lot more did go wrong, as he then managed to throw three more interceptions, all in the first half alone. His first interception came on Montreal's second offensive play, a ball thrown into coverage in the middle of the field. "I didn't feel uncomfortable", he said. He had four practices with the Alouettes' first team before Friday night's game and it just like the old days, it showed that he really didn't know what he was doing. Read More »

Noles crack preseason Coaches Poll at #19


This is Florida State's lowest preseason ranking in the coaches' poll since they were 20th in Jimbo Fisher's first season (2010). Clemson received three first-place votes, while the Buckeyes received the other first-place vote. Mississippi State is No. 18 and LSU is No. 24. That means MI will face five of the teams ranked inside the top 12 this season, further enhancing the notion that the Maize and Blue's schedule is one of the toughest in the nation. Read More »

Donald Trump attacks LeBron James in late-night tweet

James called Mr. Trump "U bum" on Twitter, writing that since the team already said they weren't going, "therefore ain't no invite". "He made Lebron (sic) look smart, which isn't easy to do". The basketball player appeared at a rally for Hillary Clinton during the 2016 presidential campaign in his home state of OH, a critical swing state during the election that Trump ended up carrying. Read More »

Ishant Sharma credits Sussex stint for success in England


Cook was drawn forward as the ball pitched on middle stump to zip past him and hit the off stump. Root, who top-scored with 80 in England's first innings, put his hand on his head in despair after falling for 14. Kohli's expertise in shepherding the lower order included a maddening final-wicket stand of 57 with Umesh Yadav - the No 11 contributed one run - and allowed the India captain to bring up three figures; the landmark was celebrated by kissing his wedding ring and pointing up to his ... Read More »

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp admits he regrets Gary Neville spat


We have been in a few finals that we haven't been victorious in and that needs to change. The Brazil global is set to make his debut in Liverpool's next pre-season fixture against Napoli on Saturday. Comolli worked for Liverpool between 2010and 2012. Meanwhile, Liverpool are set to announce that Welsh youngster Ben Woodburn is to join Sheffield United on a season-long loan deal, having completed a medical on Tuesday. Read More »

Meyer defends himself and former assistant denies abuse


Although the Buckeyes head coach initially denied knowledge of the incident, for which Smith was investigated and not charged, a new report from college football reporter Brett McMurphy indicated that both Meyer's wife Shelley and the wife of another team staffer had communicated to Courtney that Meyer had been made aware of the incident. Read More »

Alouettes QB Vernon Adams says he's done with Montreal fans


The 25-year-old quarterback originally signed a two-year contract with the CFL's Hamilton Tiger-Cats in mid-May. In those two games, Manziel finished 19 of 31 for 271 yards and a touchdown while also throwing one interception and rushing for two other touchdowns. Read More »

Vidal thanks Bayern for sanctioning Barca move


The former Bayer Leverkusen player said on Bayern's official website: "Thanks to FC Bayern and all the fans". Neither club has announced a transfer fee for Vidal , who was under contract at Bayern until next June, but media reports in Spain said Barca would pay around 20 million euros ($23 million). Read More »

Johana Konta hands Serena Williams career's biggest one-sided defeat

I know I can play a zillion times better but I have so many things on my mind, I don't have time to be shocked about a loss when clearly I wasn't at my best. She pumped her left arm and yelled "Yes!" after winning the first point of the second game in the second. But Konta's serve was rock solid at this juncture - the Brit never faced a break point in the second set - and held comfortably in the final game of the match to clinch another straightforward victory. Read More »

NBA to become 'gaming partner' with MGM


MGM has properties in Nevada , Maryland , Mississippi , New Jersey and plans to open another in MA next month. How MGM will get that data remains unclear . It is the first official foray of any professional sports league into the new business of American sports betting, as the leagues seek ways to monetize their ownership rights to game broadcasts, team names, logos and, they would argue, game data. Read More »

Sarri hasn't given up hope of keeping Courtois at Chelsea


Real Madrid target Thibaut Courtois will "definitely" be heading out of Chelsea before the summer transfer window closes, says former Belgium coach Graeme Jones. " I want to speak to him before I answer these questions ", said Sarri to reporters. It depends especially on him, I think. Sarri, who has not won a trophy in his career, said: "The match for us is very hard for one reason: they have worked all together for two years". Read More »

Pep Guardiola rues 'special' Jorginho choosing Chelsea over Manchester City


Manchester City have been given a boost with the news that striker Gabriel Jesus has signed a five-year contract until 2023. City boss Pep Guardiola is a huge fan of the Brazilian, for his energy, link up play and finishing ability. Despite missing out on the Italy worldwide, Guardiola spoke positively about Sarri. However, Hodgson told talkSPORT : "I spoke to Wilf yesterday and he certainly gave me no indication it was true about wanting to quit the club". Read More »

Bruce: 'Tottenham Hotspur nowhere near Jack Grealish price'


Aston Villa manager Steve Bruce confirmed this week that Spurs have approached the club about Grealish but that the Premier League contenders "have got nowhere near the figure that they demand". Villa were plunged into financial turmoil at the end of last season following their heartbreaking loss in the Championship play-off final against Fulham. Read More »

Woods and Mickelson set for $10m head-to-head clash


The hotly anticipated high-stakes exhibition match between Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson , the two richest and most decorated golfers of their generation, will take place Thanksgiving weekend at Shadow Creek Golf Course in Las Vegas, ESPN reported on Thursday. Read More »

Daniel Ricciardo to leave Red Bull at end of Formula One season


Ricciardo finalised negotiations with the French works team and has committed his future to them from 2019, dealing a massive blow to Red Bull . Ricciardo, 29, is fifth in the driver's championship with two wins so far this season. Toro Rosso driver Pierre Gasly is a likely favourite, with Sainz - who is racing on loan at Renault this year - another option to bring back into the Red Bull fold. Read More »

Andy Murray breaks down in tears after gruelling 3am victory


During his 11-month absence, there were dark moments when the three-times grand-slam champion wondered if his troublesome right hip would allow him to return. "I don't think I should be put in a position like that, when you're expected to come out and perform the next day. I don't think it's reasonable", Murray said. Read More »

Leaked photo suggests Max Meyer has signed for Crystal Palace


The 22-year-old has always been touted as one of the most promising talents in world football, so it comes as somewhat of a shock that Palace have won the race to sign the Germany global. This is still a major signing for the Eagles who are looking to make a big impact on the Premier League this year. Meyer brings six years of Bundesliga experience with him to the Premier League, having made 192 appearances for Schalke in all competitions, scoring 22 times. Read More »

Real Madrid Superstar Considering Shock Exit


A Real Madrid superstar is reportedly considering a shock exit after his agents were contacted about a possible transfer to a Serie A club. Real Madrid have already sold Cristiano Ronaldo to Juventus for £105m this summer, and Perez insists Modric will not move unless his staggering release clause is met. Read More »

New Zealand refuse to tour Pakistan citing security reasons


The fixtures are not announced yet. The men's team will first host Sri Lanka for two Test matches in December - including the Boxing Day Test in Christchurch - followed by three ODIs and a solitary T20I. Zimbabwe in 2015 became the first team to tour Pakistan since a terror attack on the Sri Lanka team bus nine years ago and an under-strength West Indies side followed suit in April. Read More »