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by | August 13, 2018 | 01:26

The 25-year-old has been linked with a move away during the transfer window, with both Barcelona and former club Juventus reportedly interested, but looks set to remain with his current employers. "There are things and there are things that I can not say otherwise I will get fined", Pogba told the British press after the Leicester match in a rare occasion he has stopped to speak with them.

by | August 13, 2018 | 01:24

Sarri is famed for getting the best out of his strikers, but said: "In Naples, we played at great speed, ball forward, ball back, with continuity, with great speed with the strikers". "This is a big turnaround from where they've been in the last couple of years". "We're happy because to be honest our pre-season games were not that good", he said.

by | August 12, 2018 | 04:11

The gifted midfielder left the Camp Nou after a stunning career for Japan, linking up with Vissel Kobe on a three year contract, a move which surprised many especially as he'd been mentioned as a potential signing for Manchester City. Pique and Roberto beat out Ter Stegen and Rakitic, two players who were keen to be part of the group. Of the quartet Roberto is the youngest having played his first game, also coming during Guardiola's reign, in 2010 but that still makes him an elder statesman.

by | August 12, 2018 | 03:15

Eskin said the National Football League has one of the balls in question, adding that it was very deflated and like a marshmellow. "I saw the FB after incompletion and it was like a marshmallow". In response, NFL vice president of football communications Michael Signora said in a statement that a football was "found to be defective", but didn't confirm it was deflated.

by | August 12, 2018 | 02:42

Former England global Lampard won his first game as manager 2-1 against _ thanks to a last-minute victor, but couldn't repeat the trick in his first home game in charge. "More energy in them without the ball and with the ball. I'd rather people take a chance and try and play out in a positive manner than not so great lessons for us today".

by | August 12, 2018 | 02:07

The NFL players are at it again - taking a knee when they should be standing proudly for the National Anthem. "It's a slap in the face", Skirvin told the Miami Herald on Saturday. "If you have already purchased a ticket to this game, we encourage you to call the Dolphins ticket office to request a refund because this organization does not honor first responders and the danger they put themselves in every day".

by | August 12, 2018 | 02:01

NAIJ.com previously reported that Jose Mourinho has insisted that France worldwide starPaul Pogba is happy at the club despite being linked with a move to Spanish giants Barcelona. On Thursday, Mourinho seemed to dismiss the chance of United signing anyone in the last knockings and yet reports emerged of enquiries for Jerome Boateng and Diego Godin , amid similar interest in Harry Maguire and Toby Alderweireld .

by | August 12, 2018 | 01:54

Luke will also still have some time before Ashley Young is fully match-fit so there's hopes he can solidify his spot before that happens. United finished second last season behind their rivals Manchester City. "You can't then start saying the philosophy's changed a few years in otherwise you've got the wrong manager." "I made a decision to take it, I was one of the names and in the next game, I can leave it for Alexis next time, it's not a problem".

by | August 12, 2018 | 01:45

Pogba , fresh from his triumph in Russian Federation with France but also the subject of recent transfer speculation, was named captain by manager Jose Mourinho and took responsibility for the penalty after a handball by Daniel Amartey , slowly shuffling up before beating Kasper Schmeichel .

by | August 12, 2018 | 01:43

Crystal Palace chairman Steve Parish says that his club are very happy with the signing of Jordan Ayew on a season-long loan from Swansea City . "I chose to come to Palace to continue improving". The Eagles announced the deal on their official website nearly two hours after the transfer window closed, with the Ghana worldwide becoming their fourth signing of the window.

by | August 12, 2018 | 00:27

England won the first Test by 31 runs. But it was new-ball partner Mohammed Shami who made the breakthrough when Keaton Jennings (11) was lbw playing across the line. Having scored 141 runs in the afternoon session to take the lead past 100, England continued to dominant after tea, with Bairstow reaching his half-century and Woakes following suit shortly after.

by | August 12, 2018 | 00:28

U.S. Open champion Brooks Koepka and former Masters victor Charl Schwartzel each shot 63, which matches the lowest score in tournament history, one that had been shot 14 times. The third round was due to begin about 30 minutes after the end of the second round on Saturday, with players going out in groups of three - instead of the traditional two - off the first and 10th tees.

by | August 11, 2018 | 04:16

With only a few minutes gone defender Amartey handled in the box and Pogba, after a stuttered run up, hit the ball over Schmeichel into the top of the net. "I am not confident, and the market closes today, so it's time, at least for me, to stop thinking about the market because the market will be closed".

by | August 11, 2018 | 03:59

In a "Thank You" letter, he expressed his gratitude to the city, its fans, the Spurs organization and to Gregg Popovich. The diagnosis and treatment of that injury seemed to drive a wedge between Leonard and the Spurs organization that led him to suggest a change of teams would be appropriate.

by | August 11, 2018 | 03:40

Danny Welbeck began his pre-season work on Monday after enjoying a break following his exploits at the World Cup with England but he's still short of match practice so won't be considered against City. "I met the Kroenke family in Atlanta and he gave us his commitment in this project with Arsenal ", added Emery. "Each player has this quality, this characteristic to help the team as a collective.

by | August 11, 2018 | 03:23

The Redskins selected the 21-year old running back with the 59th overall pick in the 2018 Draft and he was due to play a major role in Washington's backfield this season. In 2012, Adrian Peterson notably returned from the injury and had a career-high 2,097 yards en route to being named the league's MVP. In addition to Thompson, Kelley and Perine will likely be tasked with filling Guice's shoes in the ground game, but unfortunately for Washington, the duo's ceiling doesn't likely come ...

by | August 11, 2018 | 03:11

On Thursday night, Mayfield, the first overall pick of the 2018 draft, completed 11 of 20 passes for two touchdowns and 212 yards as the Browns beat the New York Giants 20-10. The rookie quarterback completed a pass on third-and-18. Cleveland Browns NewsBut despite those qualifiers, Mayfield did indeed produce a debut that should leave the Browns brimming with confidence about the long-term health of their quarterback position.

by | August 11, 2018 | 03:04

Chelsea are extremely busy as the transfer window comes to a close, with many arrivals and departures expected. They also announced an agreement to sign Real Madrid midfielder Mateo Kovacic on loan, with goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois heading in the opposite direction.

by | August 11, 2018 | 02:28

Everton were desparate for a solid center-back after Ashley Williams moved to Stoke City and used their strong connections with Barcelona to secure the deal. Mina had always been linked with a move away from Barcelona this summer with the club's purchases of non-EU players in Malcom, Arthur and Arturo Vidal filling their quote per La Liga's rules.

by | August 11, 2018 | 02:06

Dez Bryant might be coming to a city near you in the coming days. Indeed, reports emerged late in July that Bryant is being choosy about who he plays for next , but his tweets last night indicate interest in a team that didn't win a game past year.

by | August 11, 2018 | 01:42

Mourinho guided Manchester United to their best Premier League finish since the retirement of Sir Alex Ferguson in 2013, but the 55-year-old coach has insisted that he wants to sign two more players before the end of the transfer window.

by | August 11, 2018 | 01:39

Both man of the match Curran, in only his second Test, and then Stokes - just two days before the court date in Bristol which will rule him out of Lord's this week - played starring roles in the 31-run win. "Ollie will come in and bat at four". Smith also picked uncapped pace bowler Jamie Porter, 25, who has taken wickets by the bucketful to help Surrey crown themselves champions in Division II first and then Division I past year.

by | August 11, 2018 | 01:35

Newton declined to speak to reporters after the game. "If you would've put me with any other quarterback, let's be real, you know what I'm saying?" The video was overlaid with the captions "All love on this side" and "No excuses just work".

by | August 11, 2018 | 01:25

Manuel Pellegrini is back in the Premier League with West Ham (Picture: Getty Images)What are the odds? But the German recognises it remains a sizeable task and likened City to Drago, the formidable rival to fictional boxing character Balboa.

by | August 11, 2018 | 01:18

United finished second last season behind their rivals Manchester City. However, there has been little other late movement from the top six clubs with Mourinho in particular frustrated at missing out on a host of targets to bolster his options in central defense.

by | August 10, 2018 | 11:18

It has been a summer of tremendous change and hard work at Arsenal as head coach Unai Emery prepares for his first season at the club. The Gunners have not won the Premier League title since 2004 and they ended up in sixth place and without a trophy last term.

by | August 10, 2018 | 11:11

Eagles defensive end Michael Bennett, a frequent protestor a year ago when he played for the Seattle Seahawks, walked out of the tunnel as the anthem played. The players included Jalen Ramsey, Telvin Smith, Leonard Fournette and T.J. Yeldon. The Dolphins players weren't the only ones to renew their protests as the preseason began Thursday night.

by | August 10, 2018 | 11:03

Leicester have finally cashed in on Riyad Mahrez but they've shown characteristic resolve to rebuff United's interest in Harry Maguire . Craig Bellamy has criticised Manchester United for their "desperate" scramble for a centre-back in the closing days of the summer transfer window.

by | August 10, 2018 | 10:39

The school press release issued Sunday night indicated that former Ohio House Speaker Jo Ann Davidson was appointed to head up the "independent working group" looking into Meyer's actions. Offensive coordinator Ryan Day is serving as the acting head coach for the Buckeyes, who host Oregon State on September 1 in the season opener. He denied any wrongdoing and was never charged.

by | August 10, 2018 | 10:39

Jamill Jones , an assistant for Wake Forest men's basketball team, has been charged with assault in connection with a tourist's death in Long Island City, NY, according to the New York Post . "We will make a further statement after we learn more about the matter". His family said the marketing professional was leaving the hotel where his brother was staying and called for a vehicle to go back to his own hotel.

by | August 10, 2018 | 09:44

However after the initial loan Southampton will have an obligation to buy the Englishman for £20 million. Mina's was impressive during this summer's World Cup and scored a last minute equaliser against England in their last-16 tie, one of three goals he netted in Russian Federation.

by | August 10, 2018 | 09:00

If he ends up here one day, that would be brilliant". Chelsea confirmed the departure of the 26-year-old with a statement on their website , signing off with praise for their former goalkeeper. Reina played under Sarri for three years before moving on to AC Milan this summer, when Sarri also moved on to join Chelsea . Today, Kepa Arrizabalaga completes his move to Chelsea ....

by | August 10, 2018 | 08:58

Spurs were linked with Aston Villa's Jack Grealish , however, a deal was not completed, leaving manager Pochettino without any fresh faces in London . Both Dembele and Alderweireld will now run their contracts into the final 12 months as a result and will be free to talk to foreign clubs from January while Rose is tied to Tottenham until 2021 after signing a long-term deal two years ago.

by | August 10, 2018 | 08:42

They seem to have learned not to sign players whom Bayern Munich are ready to offload after the Bastian Schweinsteiger failure. Links to World Cup star Harry Maguire persist, but Leicester's reluctance to sell is clear with the deadline looming large.

by | August 10, 2018 | 08:14

Patrick Reed, Brooks Koepka and Francesco Molinari won the Masters, US Open and The Open respectively, and they tee off at 7.15pm. In their press release they said the final two rounds would be shown from 5pm, and the first two would have feature groups from 4-7pm and main coverage from 7pm.