by | July 24, 2018 | 15:54

While they paid tribute to Ozil's contributions over his 92 caps, they also stated that the pictures with the controversial President Erdogan had "raised questions for many people in Germany". "I never speak against Uli Hoeness, but OK, Uli Hoeness was very angry this morning because this was too much the last two months about Mesut Ozil", Matthaus said.

by | July 24, 2018 | 12:59

The Rockets think Anthony will work well in coach Mike D'Antoni's offensive system, according to a report from Yahoo Sports. If he signs with the Rockets, he's expected to receive the league's veteran minimum salary of $2.4 million. Anthony will clear waivers 48 hours after Atlanta formally lets him go, enabling him to then sign with the team of his choice. Marc Stein of the New York Times first reported the news.

by | July 24, 2018 | 11:00

So, too, do Manchester City and Manchester United , who Liverpool will face in the final games of their U.S. tour. I couldn't have imagined since then that the world would change like it has. While talking to the BBC, Klopp openly admitted that he was wrong before, "It is only an opinion in that moment". (This includes five Premier League players).

by | July 24, 2018 | 10:51

He posted: "Stay strong Karius, it has happened to the best of players". "Ignore those who hate". "Whatever people say about that - and bring it up again and again and again, what I said - I've had worse days in my life and I've said worse things, so all good, I'm fine with that".

by | July 24, 2018 | 08:02

That unwritten rule is apparent at every baseball game, which is why there's such outrage whenever a ball is "stolen" from a child. Other fans sitting nearby tweeted the guy got a ball for the kid before the televised incident, and also gave two more foul balls away to kids sitting next to his wife.

by | July 24, 2018 | 06:41

Maguire was a rock at the back in England's run to the last four, even managing to get on the scoresheet himself in their 2-0 quarter-final victory against Sweden. Maguire could replace Phil Jones or Smalling in Mourinho's line-up, as he has done with England. Maguire only joined the Foxes past year from Hull City for a fee of £17m, but having shone for Gareth Southgate's England at the World Cup in Russian Federation then he has launched himself on to the world stage as one of the elite ...

by | July 24, 2018 | 06:27

Although Johnny Manziel had his struggles in a Cleveland Browns uniform, the former Heisman-winning quarterback still has a cult-like following. 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.

by | July 24, 2018 | 05:14

The Raptors also received three-point shooter Danny Green , while shipping backup centre Jakob Poeltl and a 2019 protected first-round draft pick to the Spurs. " San Antonio , we obviously have a reputation for taking care of our players nearly too much". Considering the report of the Spurs wanting the team's entire young core except for Lonzo Ball, the Lakers did not have to gut their roster considering LeBron James' four-year commitment and can pursue Leonard in free agency.

by | July 23, 2018 | 10:52

Kylian's own Chelsea career is now in doubt with the 22-year-old having recently taken part in a trial with Dutch club VVV Venlo during their pre-season, but a move failed to come through. "But I don't know how is our best at the moment", Sarri said in Perth on Friday. "After six wonderful years at Chelsea , it might be time to discover something else, " he was quoted as saying.

by | July 23, 2018 | 10:28

The Gunners had appointed Emery as the new boss after Arsene Wenger left the club at the end of last season. The England defender said: "It's very pleasing to sign a new contract at this club and I'm excited to see what happens in the future".

by | July 23, 2018 | 10:23

Zimbabwe captain Hamilton Masakadza and Tinashe Kamunhukamwe both made 34 runs each and shared a 66-run first-wicket stand before falling in successive overs. Batting first, the visitors scored a mammoth 364 for 4. On another record-setting day for the visitors, Fakhar Zaman became the fastest player in history to reach 1,000 career runs in one-day global cricket as Pakistan amassed 364 for 4.

by | July 23, 2018 | 09:45

Harry Glover and captain Tom Mitchell scored two well-worked tries as England took a 10-7 lead. However, the route to the "other" final was relatively easy for a team of England's calibre with emphatic wins over Mexico, who failed to score in the entire tournament, and China.

by | July 23, 2018 | 07:26

Guardiola has travelled to the United States for games against Borussia Dortmund , Liverpool and Bayern Munich with a squad made up mostly of young players as many of his regular stars are enjoying an extended break following their exploits in Russian Federation.

by | July 23, 2018 | 04:07

He was three shots behind the leaders, who had yet to tee off in the afternoon at Carnoustie. Tiger Woods briefly led The Open Championship at Carnoustie Golf Links during Sunday's final round. Woods played his "one bad swing" at the 18th, but lady luck intervened to keep his ball out of Barry Burn and in thick rough that at least gave him a shot.

by | July 23, 2018 | 04:04

Mathews made 71 before being dismissed by South Africa's left-arm spinner Keshav Maharaj who finished with a 12-wicket match haul. Temba Bavuma, who came to the crease with Dananjaya on a hat-trick, remained 14 not out. Sri Lanka ended the day with an emphatic lead of 365 runs. Theunis de Bruyn grabbed the opportunity to fill the key No. 3 batting position on his sub-continent debut to keep the Proteas alive on the fourth day of the second Test match against Sri Lanka at ...

by | July 21, 2018 | 02:39

Speaking at an introductory press conference for first-round pick Robert Williams, Ainge wouldn't go into significant detail on the team's plans as free agency nears, but he intends to look at all options. But it gets even more terrifying once you take the Lakers young guys, whoever they end up keeping if they make a deal with San Antonio, and add them into the equation, giving the potential Lakers squad a mix of stars, veterans, and young prospects.

by | July 21, 2018 | 02:10

It was the Welshman's second stage win on the Tour, after his victory in the opening time trial previous year which saw him wear the leader's yellow jersey for four days before crashing out on stage nine. Froome's Salbutamol investigation has not helped public perceptions and "Alpe d'Huez was always likely to be the flashpoint for the worst behaviour and so it proved, with punches and spit greeting the riders, although in truth it was probably no worse than it has been in recent years".

by | July 21, 2018 | 00:30

That will come with what now is a luxury tax payment of $88.8 million, meaning the Thunder is slated to pay about $237.5 million combined next season. Part of the reason the return wasn't greater is that the move involved getting rid of Schroder. Muscala was expected to join a third team, per Woj , and Vivlamore confirms it will be the Sixers, with Justin Anderson heading to Atlanta and Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot joining the Thunder.

by | July 21, 2018 | 00:30

Although he has been targeting a replacement for Toure for the last two transfer windows, Guardiola says he is unsure whether he will buy one as he has options in Fabien Delph, Ilkay Gundogan and Danilo. "It is what it is", Guardiola told reporters. Guardiola said: "What happened last season was a effect of the work we did two seasons ago". A number of City's stars are absent for the pre-season fixture following the World Cup in Russian Federation.

by | July 19, 2018 | 06:28

The Premier League club made an initial €70mn bid for the Brazilian on Tuesday, which was rejected, but the clubs have now reached a deal. One stumbling block is the belief that Roma are holding out for a deal worth £66m. Alisson has thus, been a priority for the Reds for a while now , although Chelsea are now looking to steal a march on their rivals. But Liverpool remain the frontrunners for Alisson after racing to the front of the queue with these latest developments.

by | July 19, 2018 | 06:28

Though either could be knocked over by Pakistan on a good day, England and India are the best one-day sides in the world and certainly the most consistent, replete with genius, daring and attitude. WICKET! Shikhar Dhawan narrowly misses out on safety as he is run-out by Ben Stokes for 44 runs. Dinesh Karthik , preferred to KL Rahul for this match, then made 21 before he was bowled between bat and pad by Rashid.

by | July 19, 2018 | 06:11

It is Djokovic's 13th major trophy, the fourth-highest total in the history of men's tennis, trailing only Roger Federer 's 20, Nadal's 17 and Pete Sampras' 14. At 2-5 down, the 32-year-old earned his first break point of the match when Djokovic was serving for the set. [For] the whole fortnight I just tried my best to keep at it.

by | July 19, 2018 | 05:43

The Serbian midfielder played all three group matches at the World Cup but was eliminated from the tournament exactly three weeks ago - the compulsory period of rest time for any player. "But hopefully he joins us later because it could be important to work with [Anthony] Martial, Alexis and [Juan] Mata - the players we have in attack for start of the season".

by | July 19, 2018 | 05:37

Doug Ducey said in a statement released by ASU. San Antonio (2025) and Indianapolis (2026) were picked as the host cities. AT&T Stadium set a Final Four attendance record back in 2014, when the championship and two semi-final games collectively drew a crowd of 158,682.

by | July 19, 2018 | 04:23

The news slowly broke overnight. The San Antonio Spurs and Toronto Raptors have completed a deal that would send Leonard to the Raptors for All-Star guard DeMar DeRozan , league sources confirm. Without a physical, it's tough to gauge whether Leonard is healthy enough to play now, or if he's over the issue that cost him 73 games last season. Leonard can become a free agent next summer, which means there's no guarantee he'll be in Toronto for long.

by | July 19, 2018 | 04:17

The All-Star Home Run Derby used to capture the imagination of fans and All-Stars alike, but it appears that numerous game's biggest boppers have cooled on the idea. Schwarber will face Bryce Harper , who advanced through the first two rounds with a showy display of power at his home stadium. "As soon as I got done with that round I told myself that (Harper) had it", Schwarber said.

by | July 19, 2018 | 04:16

Hader took the necessary step of expressing remorse for his highly offensive and hurtful language, which fails to represent the values of our game and our expectations for all those who are a part of it". The MLB has not yet released a statement regarding the situation, but Dan Halem, the league's chief legal officer, said baseball officials may consider commenting later this week, according to the Los Angeles Times .

by | July 19, 2018 | 02:31

With Luka Modric most likely having played his last major worldwide tournament at 32, and several of his teammates, including Ivan Rakitic (30) and the 32-year-old Mario Mandzukic, in the twilight of their careers, Croatia's presence in the World Cup final is an event unlikely to be repeated soon.

by | July 19, 2018 | 01:54

I want to have this experience by myself, including mistakes. Both Hazard and Courtois have been linked with summer moves to Spanish giants Real Madrid , with the latter entering the final year of his contract with the west London club.

by | July 19, 2018 | 01:26

The biggest prize of the 2018 Major League Baseball trading block looks has reportedly found his new home, as the Baltimore Orioles are expected to trade Manny Machado to the Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday, according to Bob Nightengale of USA Today .

by | July 18, 2018 | 06:26

He posted a picture of himself watching the action and was also photographed alongside Putin . French President Emmanuel Macron and Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic weren't the only noteworthy people taking in the World Cup final Sunday alongside Vladimir Putin .

by | July 18, 2018 | 05:46

The left-back shone at the tournament and promptly followed Louis Van Gaal to Old Trafford. At the last count, Blind spent four seasons in the English topflight with 141 appearances as well as netting six times for Manchester United. "I will never forget some of the special games and moments, I will miss you, The Theatre of Dreams!" A former Ajax youth academy prospect, Blind made his debut with the Eredivisie side in 2008 and went on to play 143 times with the club.

by | July 18, 2018 | 05:16

However, she has now denied those claims and explained that Juventus is the ideal destination for the next chapter in the five-time Ballon d'Or winner's career. "I will work hard in training and I don't think I have to show more than that - you know my stats. I congratulate Juventus . It is a blow with effects at all levels, including marketing, advertising and merchandising".

by | July 18, 2018 | 04:59

Under Conte, Chelsea failed to qualify for the coming season's Champions League after finishing fifth in the Premier League . On Chelsea's website, an extremely brief statement was posted which did not even thank Conte for his services at Stamford Bridge over the last 2 seasons.

by | July 18, 2018 | 04:37

As a guest on TSN's SportCentre , Brian Windhorst of ESPN spoke about how the Raptors have assembled a package for San Antonio in hopes of landing Leonard while also noting that Toronto general manager Masai Ujiri is in constant contact with the Spurs (h/t Chris Walder of theScore ).