Stokes' England teammate next in crosshairs in affray case

In Stokes' absence, Chris Woakes walked into the side and became just the 10th player to score a century and take a five-wicket haul in a Test innings at Lord's. "Considerable detail has been heard in this week-long court case and, in due course, t... More..

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Arsenal fans lose patience with Emery
by | Monday, August 13, 2018

Arsenal fans lose patience with Emery

City look as hungry as ever despite their record-breaking success last season, when they won the title with a record 100 points and also lifted the League Cup. " Manchester City have given me a fantastic squad...More..

Tiger Woods show suggests bright future for champion Brooks Koepka
by | Monday, August 13, 2018

Tiger Woods show suggests bright future for champion Brooks Koepka

Open titles. Maybe that's why I didn't really mind signing up to the free trial with Elevensports to watch this year's renewal of the US PGA Championship and I'm glad I did. "I realize he's playing very well, a...More..

Jordan Ayew joins Schlupp at training ahead of Crystal Palace debut
by | Saturday, August 11, 2018

Jordan Ayew joins Schlupp at training ahead of Crystal Palace debut

Croydon-born Hodgson, 71, took over at Palace in September previous year after Frank de Boer was sacked following four defeats in his first four league matches. In the 2016/17 campaign, Vietto played for Sev...More..

Is your EPL team in the black or red after transfers?
by | Saturday, August 11, 2018

Is your EPL team in the black or red after transfers?

Xherdan Shaqiri will provide match-winning ability from the bench while the squad was trimmed by the departures of Danny Ward and Danny Ings . It was then down to Chelsea to make the final decision as Haza...More..

Arsenal striker Lucas Perez completes move to West Ham United
by | Friday, August 10, 2018

Arsenal striker Lucas Perez completes move to West Ham United

The Spain global was signed by the Emirates club from Deportivo La Coruna for £17m in the summer of 2016. The 29-year-old is West Ham's seventh signing of the close season. I'm very excited and looking forw...More..

Four clubs spend 40% of Premier League's £1.2bn outlay
by | Friday, August 10, 2018

Four clubs spend 40% of Premier League's £1.2bn outlay

Tottenham Hotspur became the first Premier League club since the summer transfer window began to fail to sign a single player but Mauricio Pochettino said he was happy for the club to "behave differently". 'It...More..

Deadline day round-up: Kovacic in at Chelsea, all quiet at Manchester United
by | Friday, August 10, 2018

Deadline day round-up: Kovacic in at Chelsea, all quiet at Manchester United

The Chilean global cited Spanish side Barcelona who signed Vidal from Bayern Munich in the close season. Both the teams will be looking to start their Premier League campaign with a victory as they face off t...More..

England v India: James Anderson strikes twice before rain returns at Lord's
by | Friday, August 10, 2018

England v India: James Anderson strikes twice before rain returns at Lord's

Nothing doing: Rain clouds hang above the pitch at Lord's. It was the first time a whole day's Test play in England had been lost to bad weather since 24 August 2013 when the fourth day of the fifth Ashes c...More..

Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino happy with squad despite no signings
by | Friday, August 10, 2018

Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino happy with squad despite no signings

Mauricio Pochettino ended last season seemingly hopeful of retaining the bulk of his squad but also keen to bring in some new box office players to light up the club's new stadium. Building a new training grou...More..

Liverpool finish pre-season by beating Torino
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Liverpool finish pre-season by beating Torino

Jamie Redknapp has praised Jurgen Klopp for addressing Liverpool FC's problems in the summer transfer window. As well as the close-season signings, the arrival in January of Virgil van Dijk brought much...More..

Transfer: Chelsea finally sign Real Madrid midfielder
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Transfer: Chelsea finally sign Real Madrid midfielder

The Croatian has struggled to break into the Real Madrid side since he joined from Inter Milan , but has impressed on the few occasions that he has played. The Nerazzurri would like to sign the World Cup run...More..

Klopp reminds Liverpool fans of Henderson importance
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Klopp reminds Liverpool fans of Henderson importance

From my point of view, people were saying I had a hard season but I don't agree with that. Fans were dying to hear the words about exactly what is happening behind the curtains from France and Lyon star ...More..

I'm really anxious, says Newcastle's Benitez
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

I'm really anxious, says Newcastle's Benitez

Sam Allardyce has warned Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez that he is playing a risky game by publicly criticising his clubs owner for his lack of backing in the transfer market. The players have no problem with...More..

Browns agree to trade WR Corey Coleman to Bills
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Browns agree to trade WR Corey Coleman to Bills

It seems the relationship these two teams have built recently had something to do with the deal being done now. Coleman, 24, was the No. 15 overall pick in the 2016 draft. The most infamous moment in Coleman'...More..

Transfer: Manchester United, Tottenham close to sealing deal on £60million defender
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

Transfer: Manchester United, Tottenham close to sealing deal on £60million defender

Everton makes bid for Marcos Rojo: After purchasing Richarlison and Lucas Digne, the Toffees keep making moves and make a reported bid for Manchester United's Marcos Rojo. The report states that the player...More..

Manchester United consider £50m swoop for Jérôme Boateng
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

Manchester United consider £50m swoop for Jérôme Boateng

Time is running out for Jose Mourinho to secure the centre-back he wants so badly at Manchester United . Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is prepared to allow Anthony Martial to leave Old Traf...More..

Bridgestone Invitational: Rory McIlroy and Ian Poulter tied second
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

Bridgestone Invitational: Rory McIlroy and Ian Poulter tied second

He turned in a dud, and a birdie on the 18th hole gave him another 73 to leave him 15 shots behind. The world No.3 has 2014 WGC-Bridgestone victor Rory McIlroy (67) and Ian Poulter (70) snapping at his heel...More..

Chelsea Manager Sarri Identifies Final Transfer Target for the Window
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

Chelsea Manager Sarri Identifies Final Transfer Target for the Window

Sarri admits City are also hindered by players absent on post-World Cup breaks, but the situation contrasts with Chelsea's as he is new to the role. "I played against City in November last season, in their be...More..

Jurgen Klopp told Thibaut Courtois still better than new Liverpool FC signing
by | Saturday, August 04, 2018

Jurgen Klopp told Thibaut Courtois still better than new Liverpool FC signing

While it is yet to be seen how serious the injury is, it will come as a blow to Jurgen Klopp's men as they continue their preparations for the new season. Liverpool look ready for the start of the season . ...More..

Kohli holds firm in 1st Test thriller after Curran revives England
by | Friday, August 03, 2018

Kohli holds firm in 1st Test thriller after Curran revives England

With his maiden Test half-century, at once a game and courageous innings that was touched with brilliance at times, Curran breathed life into England's corpse on the third afternoon. "If we can bowl well and ...More..

Maurizio Sarri backed to sign Man Utd star Anthony Martial
by | Friday, August 03, 2018

Maurizio Sarri backed to sign Man Utd star Anthony Martial

Other options for a possible Courtois replacement include Stoke's Jack Butland, Kevin Trapp of PSG, and veteran Pepe Reina. Jose Mourinho has hit out at the France star this summer after failing to return to ...More..

Youth gives Guardiola, Man City glimpse of squad depth
by | Saturday, July 28, 2018

Youth gives Guardiola, Man City glimpse of squad depth

Salah, Mane and Georginio Wijnaldum only joined up with Jurgen Klopp's side in NY and the Egyptian forward, a 62nd-minute substitute, again stood out, picking up where he left off last season when he headed Raf...More..

Kawhi Leonard passes physical
by | Saturday, July 28, 2018

Kawhi Leonard passes physical

LOS ANGELES - San Antonio Spurs guard DeMar DeRozan has withdrawn from participating in Basketball Without Borders and the NBA Africa game, sources close to DeRozan told ESPN . I don't know if this is good...More..

Analyzing Cole Hamels' fit with the Cubs
by | Saturday, July 28, 2018

Analyzing Cole Hamels' fit with the Cubs

The deal, which would also include the Rangers sending cash to offset part of the $10 million in 2018 salary still owed to Hamels, was unofficial pending medical information. He's a great competitor, got good...More..

Thomas thrives as Froome fades
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Thomas thrives as Froome fades

In that section, Dumoulin accelerated but Roglic, Thomas and Froome, his face a mask of pain, jumped on his wheel. "It was squeaky bum time". He said: "I crashed in a turn - in the corner I made a mistake"....More..

Mesut Ozil to have 'big season', predicts Unai Emery
by | Thursday, July 26, 2018

Mesut Ozil to have 'big season', predicts Unai Emery

Unai Emery said in the past that he was going to rejuvenate Mesut Ozil in the upcoming season as he hopes that the German worldwide will be at his best in his first season because he hopes that it could be a...More..

Spieth will 'expect the unexpected' as second Open win beckons
by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Spieth will 'expect the unexpected' as second Open win beckons

Kisner, who has been at the top of the leaderboard all week, is aiming for a wire-to-wire win, and the form he showed while compiling a 68 on Saturday should serve as a warning to his title rivals. "Even thou...More..

Tour de France 2018: Philippe Gilbert rode 60km with broken kneecap
by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Tour de France 2018: Philippe Gilbert rode 60km with broken kneecap

A protestor faces French gendarmes during the 16th stage of the Tour de France . Froome is looking to win his fourth consecutive Tour de France . The former Tour of Flanders and Liege-Bastogne-Liege victo...More..

Jose Mourinho demands 'best' of Cup hero Paul Pogba
by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Jose Mourinho demands 'best' of Cup hero Paul Pogba

Mourinho also added that he would have liked to play against Leicester on Sunday and not on Friday, before adding "you don't get always in life what you want". "We don't have a team to play much better than we ...More..