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Why are Manchester United struggling to win on tour? Jose Mourinho explains

Why are Manchester United struggling to win on tour? Jose Mourinho explains Mata then levelled for United (78), rebounding low after Ander Herrera's header had hit the post, with youngster Tahith Chong impressing from the bench. "The captain was Valencia last season, and I think he's going to be the captain", Mourinho told the press after United's 1-1 draw with Club America in Arizona, USA. [Full Article...]

'It's just insane' says Geraint Thomas after stunning ride in yellow

'It's just insane' says Geraint Thomas after stunning ride in yellow Can we just go to Paris now?" Defending champion Chris Froome's Team Sky controlled the pace and prevented attacks as headwinds blew in the ascent of the col de la Colombiere. That said, Thomas did go all in for his own stage victory aspirations in the finale, for the second day running - and for the second day running he pulled it off. [Full Article...]

Stats: Fastest batsmen to complete 1000 runs in the ODI cricket

Stats: Fastest batsmen to complete 1000 runs in the ODI cricket Even in the ongoing Zimbabwe ODI series, Fakhar Zaman has smashed a staggering 515 runs in mere 5 innings. Imam played a knock of 110 runs - making his third century of the series - which made him the first batsman to score four centuries inside the first ten matches of his ODI career. [Full Article...]

Chelsea sack manager Antonio Conte after just two seasons in charge

Chelsea sack manager Antonio Conte after just two seasons in charge Conte won the Premier League in 2016/17 and the FA Cup the following season, but Chelsea's title defence in 2017/18 was dismal and the Blues ultimately finished fifth. The Blues will be looking to mount a serious title challenge next term under Sarri following their disappointing campaign under Conte. Italy midfielder Jorginho has followed Maurizio Sarri to Chelsea from Napoli . [Full Article...]

Guardiola admits Man City missed out on ‘an exceptional player’ in Jorginho

Guardiola admits Man City missed out on ‘an exceptional player’ in Jorginho Republic of Ireland U19 defender Tyreke Wilson has been called into the Manchester City squad for the Blues upcoming pre-season tour of the United States. The 31-year-old, previously England's first-choice goalkeeper, did not even make Gareth Southgate's 23-man World Cup squad, with Everton's Jordan Pickford earning rave reviews in Russian Federation in his place. [Full Article...]

Sanchez misses start of United's U.S. tour over visa problem

Sanchez misses start of United's U.S. tour over visa problem According to Sun (UK), the Red Devils made the 5,200-mile trip to California after the World Cup final showdown on Sunday, July 15. "I'm looking forward to a nice pre-season, we've got our first training session at UCLA so it should be fun", the 35-year-old ex-Stoke keeper told MUTV. [Full Article...]

FIFA Passes The Ball To Qatar For 2022 World Cup

FIFA Passes The Ball To Qatar For 2022 World Cup France would score more goals through Paul Pogba and Kylian Mbappe, with Mandzukic pulling one back for Croatia after a awful mistake by French goalkeeper Hugo Lloris . With youth, prodigious ability, experience and continuity all at their disposal, it would shock no one if this French side find themselves on top of world football on another occasion or two in years ahead. [Full Article...]

Three effects of Josh Hart’s great Summer League

Three effects of Josh Hart’s great Summer League It's definitely hilarious to see him look like a New Zealand rugby player doing the haka to intimidate his opponent, but there's definitely something to be excited about if you're a Cavs fan. Sexton collected four games of 20 or more points, highlighted by a 27-point performance in the Cavs' double overtime loss to the Los Angeles Lakers in the summer league tournament semifinals Monday night. [Full Article...]

Cristiano Ronaldo: I'm here to help Juventus finally win Champions League

Cristiano Ronaldo: I'm here to help Juventus finally win Champions League I want to win. That is why I am so proud of being here and the way I have come here. Asked if the Italian champions were getting one of the greatest-ever players, he added: "I think so". New Juventus signing Cristiano Ronaldo of Portugal arrives at Juventus J Medical in Turin, Italy, on Monday. "It was straightforward due to the power and the size of the club", said Ronaldo, who stated ... [Full Article...]

'Let Them Soak': Putin and His Umbrella Dominates Social Media

'Let Them Soak': Putin and His Umbrella Dominates Social Media After winning the World Cup final over Croatia 4-2 , France coach Didier Deschamps was busy fielding questions about the winning team at a post-championship press conference when the team got a little raucous. "The new players have helped us enormously", said Griezmann. The bill would allow foreign holders of the so-called Fan ID, a document allowing entry to Russian Federation and its stadiu... [Full Article...]

Conte pens farewell message to Chelsea

Conte pens farewell message to Chelsea Major trophies have so far proved elusive for Sarri in his 13-year coaching career, but he insisted that he is driven to bolster his growing reputation with silverware at Stamford Bridge. Olivier Giroud looks like being the first casualty of new Chelsea chief Maurizio Sarri's reign. Sarri will be followed to West London by Napoli's Brazilian-born Italy global midfielder Jorginho , who... [Full Article...]

Lawmakers call Trump's performance at press conference with Putin 'shameful'

Lawmakers call Trump's performance at press conference with Putin 'shameful' At the joint press conference following Mr Trump and Mr Putin's two-hour closed-door meeting in the Finnish capital, Helsinki , Lemire bluntly asked the United States president whether he believed the Russian dictator over his own USA intelligence officials. [Full Article...]

No positive doping tests at Russian Federation 2018

No positive doping tests at Russian Federation 2018 Infantino also thanked the government, President Vladimir Putin and the Local Organizing Committee (LOC). More than one million foreign fans have visited Russian Federation during the World Cup , according to FIFA figures, and Infantino said preconceived notions of the country had been changed by their positive experiences. [Full Article...]

French star Pogba looks to be World Cup hero

French star Pogba looks to be World Cup hero Although party poppers Belgium and Croatia upset the applecart by reaching the semi finals, I can't see Zlatko Dalic's courageous warriors upstaging Didier Deschamps' gendarmes. After a double substitution from Didier Deschamps, Paul Pogba grabbed a victor with 10 minutes left with a heavily deflected shot. Sunday's World Cup matchup between France and Croatia will come down to midfi... [Full Article...]

Paris celebrates World Cup win as one million fans fill Champs-Élysée

Paris celebrates World Cup win as one million fans fill Champs-Élysée France have shut out all the euphoria back home over their run to the World Cup final in order to play a ideal match against Croatia on Sunday, France captain Hugo Lloris said. Dalic, who took up the national team reins only nine months ago when it looked like Croatia might not qualify for the World Cup, said he was going to take some time to consider his future. [Full Article...]

Matthysse: My Head is Raised, I Lost To a Legend in Pacquiao

Matthysse: My Head is Raised, I Lost To a Legend in Pacquiao Replay of the "Fight of Champions: Pacquiao versus Matthysse" will also air on GMA Sunday Night Box Office (SNBO) at 10:30 p.m. Matthysse (39-5) lost via technical knockout after referee Kenny Bayless stopped the fight 2:43 into the seventh round. [Full Article...]

England not a top-four team despite finishing fourth - Gareth Southgate

England not a top-four team despite finishing fourth - Gareth Southgate The four-time Champions League victor was asked about the Balkan wars - "I don't want to dwell on that" - and having been branded too small to be a footballer - "those words were an extra motivation for me". We are exceptional in tennis, handball, basketball, water polo. Its fascist football fans have brought shame on the nation at each of the last four major tournaments, while even one of Modri... [Full Article...]

Kevin Anderson, John Isner play second longest match in Wimbledon history

Kevin Anderson, John Isner play second longest match in Wimbledon history Maybe the most excruciating part of all is that Anderson now has to turn around and get ready for the championship on Sunday, while Isner has to face the harsh reality that this preposterous marathon match was all for naught. Isner, who lost his second-round match in 2010 because he could barely move after beating Mahut, agreed. "I need a lot of treatment in terms of getting the body back balanc... [Full Article...]

Anderson, Isner in second longest ever Wimbledon singles match

Anderson, Isner in second longest ever Wimbledon singles match That is likely to delay the start of women's final between Serena Williams and Angelique Kerber , which is scheduled to commence at 2pm. Kevin Anderson might have faced down one of the greatest players of all time in Roger Federer and found a state of self-belief to get him over the line, and he will need to dig every bit as deep again to snap a five-match losing streak to John Isner ... [Full Article...]

Southgate supports England parade decision

Southgate supports England parade decision The semi-finals of the World Cup were intense. For all of the players and all of the staff, we got back to St Petersburg at 6.30am after the game, so emotionally it has been a very hard few days. Kieran Trippier joined his teammates for training on Friday in St. Petersburg despite being forced off during extra time in Wednesday's semifinal loss with what Southgate called "a sort of nerve p... [Full Article...]


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