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Sport Gylfi Sigurdsson: Swansea midfielder's Everton sale 'a matter of when' - Hartson
Author: 0 Gylfi Sigurdsson: Swansea midfielder's Everton sale 'a matter of when' - Hartson

The British press have suggested that Everton have had significant offers rejected by Swansea this summer, with a consensus that the Welsh side are holding out for a whopping £50 million for their star man . Sigurdsson has not played since Swansea's opening pre-season game against Barnet on July 12, after which he missed the club's tour to the United States as he was "not feeling in the right frame of mind".

Sport Matsuyama wins at Firestone with big finish
Author: 0 Matsuyama wins at Firestone with big finish

Victory at Firestone was Matsuyama's sixth in his last 20 starts, during which time he has also enjoyed four top-five finishes and five more in the top 25. After carding eight birdies on Moving Day, he didn't record a par breaker in the finale, squaring holes 7, 10 and 14 (failed scrambles). American Johnson carded 68 to finish five shots behind the Japanese on 11 under, one ahead of Charley Hoffman .

Sport Leeds United sign Cameron Borthwick-Jackson from Manchester United in loan deal
Author: 0 Leeds United sign Cameron Borthwick-Jackson from Manchester United in loan deal

Borthwick-Jackson signed a season-long loan deal with Wolves last summer but he only managed six league appearances and was playing regularly for United's under-23s by the end of the campaign. They claim that Ajax were also interested; alas, Borthwick-Jackson apparently wasn't. The right-footed Gaetano Berardi started at left-back and was replaced by another natural right-sided player in Vurnon Anita .

Sport Matsuyama blows away rivals in WGC win
Author: 0 Matsuyama blows away rivals in WGC win

The 25-year-old finished at 16-under 264 and will be one of the favourites to take out the final major of the year - the PGA Championship which begins at Quail Hollow this Friday. But it was a disappointing tournament for the Australian contingent. Pieters's one-over 71 was good enough for fourth place on 272. This is his first top 10 in eight WGC events with a previous-best T16 at the 2014 Cadillac (Doral), and his fifth career top 10 in 78 TOUR events, second this season in five starts ...

Sport Arsenal forward Lucas Perez hands in transfer request?
Author: 0 Arsenal forward Lucas Perez hands in transfer request?

The 28-year-old has already agreed personal terms with the Turkish side according to the article and the two clubs have reached a financial agreement. I don't like to lose him because, for me, he's a top-quality striker but we have many strikers. "I've spoken a lot with Monchi and he's confirmed it to me".

Sport Homophobic comments: Matt Joyce apologised
Author: 0 Homophobic comments: Matt Joyce apologised

His lost salary of $54,000 during the two games will be donated to PFLAG , in solidarity with the LGBT community. "The incident that kind of unfolded last night, in the eighth inning I obviously hit the ball hard and Cron made a diving play.

Sport Darvish solid in Dodgers debut, shuts out Mets
Author: 0 Darvish solid in Dodgers debut, shuts out Mets

He managed to retire the last eight batters he faced to last 5 1/3 innings, giving up five runs on six hits and two walks with seven strikeouts on 102 pitches. Chris Taylor added an RBI triple in the ninth. The Mets are counting on Matz to be an important piece of their rotation, and need him to be confident heading into 2018.

Author: 0 David Seaman feels sorry for Chelsea's Courtois

His team have won just one of their opening league games in the last eight seasons - and lost three out of the last four, despite them all being at home . Ajitesh Rasgotra: 3-0. Chelsea desperately need to make a statement after a poor pre-season and Arsenal suck. Chelsea scored the opener inside 50 seconds of the restart, but as the Gunners ramped up the pressure late in the game, Antonio Conte's men couldn't hold out for the victory.

Sport Holland are UEFA Women's EURO 2017 champions after beating Denmark 4-2
Author: 0 Holland are UEFA Women's EURO 2017 champions after beating Denmark 4-2

Denmark rallied impressively once more and nearly scored a third as Troelsgaard's half volley flew inches away from the top corner before Miedema made sure of the win two minutes from time with a clinical finish from close-range. Denmark took the lead as Nadia Nadim scored from the penalty spot on six minutes after Kika van Es had brought down Sanne Troelsgaard in the box. "Sometimes you can't choose what you want".

Sport Jon Daly hands Hearts start to 'honest' youngster Lewis Moore
Author: 0 Jon Daly hands Hearts start to 'honest' youngster Lewis Moore

A manager of his calibre should know better. " Our club at the moment is very easy to pick on and kick, but for a manager of his calibre to come out and make the comments he did was unacceptable ". So yeah, I say and believes in what I say one hundred and fifty per cent". Daly continued on his theme, saying: "Also, there were other comments - you've got me going here - and the fact that myself, Liam Fox, Austin MacPhee, Paul Gallacher are going to come here and play a basic shape, I think ...

Sport Silva would love Mbappe reunion
Author: 0 Silva would love Mbappe reunion

The France worldwide continues to generate plenty of transfer talk, despite opening the new season with the reigning Ligue 1 champions. Mbappe is a great player. "It's insane to think he is only 18 or 19". And City fans were besides themselves with excitement on Saturday when Mbappe uploaded a snap of himself with Sane onto his social media.

Sport GFW Knockout Champion Sienna Predicts That Floyd Mayweather Will Beat Conor McGregor
Author: 0 GFW Knockout Champion Sienna Predicts That Floyd Mayweather Will Beat Conor McGregor

Undefeated boxing legend Floyd Mayweather and current UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor will square off in a super-fight on August 26 live from T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The retired boxer quit as McGregor's sparring partner on Friday after photos of their sessions were leaked on social media, with the Irishman preparing for his much-publicised fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Sport Olympic Legend Betty Cuthbert Has Passed Away
Author: 0 Olympic Legend Betty Cuthbert Has Passed Away

She was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis five years later and bravely fought the disease for nearly fifty years. Cuthbert broke onto the Olympic scene in Melbourne in 1956, claiming three gold medals on home soil in the 100m, 200m and 4x100m replay.

Sport Anthony Martial Really Fired Up for UEFA Super Cup
Author: 0 Anthony Martial Really Fired Up for UEFA Super Cup

The goalkeeper category is the only one that does not have a Real Madrid player. As you know, I cannot hide anything, it would be ridiculous on my part to do such a thing. "I left Chelsea and a few months later I was facing them with Manchester United ". His former club colleague Lionel Messi does make it. The UEFA Champions League based on the selection of 32 trainers parties last season and 55 of journalists, made the list of contenders for individual awards in four positions.

Sport Vasyl Lomachenko showcases his dominant skill with TKO over Miguel Marriaga
Author: 0 Vasyl Lomachenko showcases his dominant skill with TKO over Miguel Marriaga

On the backfoot, Marriaga, who suffered knockdowns in the 3rd and 7th, soon became target practice, and wound up being bullied around the ring from the 5th onwards until a compassionate corner threw in the towel. "Anybody, anybody", Lomachenko said. Lomachenko, who racked up a quite remarkable amateur record of 396-1, made it 9-1 as a professional and backed up the hype from those who believe he is one of the most exciting fighters walking the planet.

Sport Mariners place Felix Hernandez on 10-day DL
Author: 0 Mariners place Felix Hernandez on 10-day DL

The Royals had rookie catcher Cameron Gallagher in the clubhouse on standby, ready to activate him. The game will be made up Sunday as part of a traditional doubleheader, and Duffy will nearly certainly start one of those games. He was 3-2 with a 4.02 ERA in eight starts since his return to the Mariners' rotation. The Mariners will have to rely on other starters-such as James Paxton , Ariel Miranda and Erasmo Ramirez-while Hernandez is out.

Sport Clippers center Willie Reed arrested on suspicion of domestic violence
Author: 0 Clippers center Willie Reed arrested on suspicion of domestic violence

Former backup center for the #Miami Heat, #Willie Reed, got arrested at around 3 a.m. on Sunday morning. Reed, 27, was booked by police for misdemeanor battery, according to Miami-Dade jail records. "Reed's wife said she was knocked to the ground while attempting to take her purse. She also had some swelling on her left foot". This USA Today report says Reed has been working out in Miami recently in preparation for the upcoming season.

Sport Zverev downs Nishikori, to face Anderson in the final
Author: 0 Zverev downs Nishikori, to face Anderson in the final

He also ousted number four Stan Wawrinka at Miami and pushed Rafael Nadal to five sets in the third round of the Australian Open. "I was holding serve quite comfortably, so I'm happy with how I played", the atpworldtour website quoted Zverev as saying.

Sport Usain Bolt, Mo Farah will be in action
Author: 0 Usain Bolt, Mo Farah will be in action

He added: "It was awesome tonight, I had to get my head around it". Farah will now hope to complete yet another long-distance double - the feat he has completed at the last four global championships - with victory in next week's 5000m. Heats for the women's 200m will begin at 19:30 on Tuesday, there will then be semi-finals on Thursday before the final on Friday night. McDonald scraped through as a fastest loser after finishing ninth, with a personal best of 4mins 05.48 secs, in the third ...

Sport How should Yankees use DH with Matt Holliday on DL?
Author: 0 How should Yankees use DH with Matt Holliday on DL?

Girardi said Sanchez would start behind the plate on Tuesday in Toronto . You need to work at it.' We have stressed how important it is. The Yankees are off Monday. If that was a problem I don't think the ERA of our pitchers would be as good as it is. Holliday's batting line, which was excellent to begin the season, now stands at.229/.319/.430, especially disappointing numbers for a bat-only contributor.

Sport Jalen Collins Suspended 10 Games By NFL For PED Violation
Author: 0 Jalen Collins Suspended 10 Games By NFL For PED Violation

Collins, a 2015 second-round pick, was a regular starter for the Falcons last season. Collins is allowed to take part in the Falcons' preseason practices and games. He is eligible to return to Atlanta's active roster November 21, following a November 20 game against the Seattle Seahawks. Nickelback Brian Poole has seen reps outside at corner, as has backup nickelback Blidi Wreh-Wilson .

Sport Ross Stripling gives up run to New York Mets
Author: 0 Ross Stripling gives up run to New York Mets

OUR PREDICTION: The Dodgers are 44-10 in their last 53 games overall, are 21-7 in their last 28 games on the road, and have won 38 of their last 52 games against National League East opponents. Not to be outdone, the three-game losing streak that took place back in early June was followed by a six-game winning streak that turned into 16 victories over the course of just 17 games.

Sport Wenger warning to Sanchez
Author: 0 Wenger warning to Sanchez

Sanchez is in the final year of his Arsenal contract and his decision not to accept boss Arsene Wenger's offer of a lucrative new deal has sparked interest from Manchester City , Chelsea , Paris Saint-Germain, Bayern Munich and Juventus .

Sport San Francisco 49ers LB Malcolm Smith Out For Season With Torn Pectoral
Author: 0 San Francisco 49ers LB Malcolm Smith Out For Season With Torn Pectoral

Williams broke into the National Football League as an undrafted rookie in 2014 after a minicamp tryout with the Cleveland Browns, sparking his connection to Kyle Shanahan and now-49ers secondary coach Jeff Hafley. Foster ascended to work with the second team this week after missing team drills throughout the spring while recovering on surgery to fix a torn rotator cuff in his right shoulder.

Sport Arsene Wenger suggests Manchester United don't deserve CL spot
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger suggests Manchester United don't deserve CL spot

Most Arsenal fans are well aware of the fact that the former England global striker Michael Owen is not exactly a Gooner at heart. I consider Arsene Wenger , as one of the best coaches in the world, said the Chelsea manager. If a team is in a position in April where they have more chance to win the Europa League , they can let some games go in the championship and not completely focus on the regularity of the competition.

Sport London Rivalry Rekindled as Chelsea Face Arsenal in Community Shield
Author: 0 London Rivalry Rekindled as Chelsea Face Arsenal in Community Shield

Arsenal were definitely missing their bug guns including Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez while Chelsea also had their share of absentees; biggest being Eden Hazard . Morata was brought on in the closing stages and the 24-year-old headed narrowly wide late on in what would have been the flawless introduction following his summer arrival from Spanish giants Real Madrid .

Sport Ravindra Jadeja valuable for team, says skipper Virat Kohli
Author: 0 Ravindra Jadeja valuable for team, says skipper Virat Kohli

He took the attack to Jadeja , who has now conceded nearly 200 runs in the match for three wickets . "Now with Nuwan's injury, there's no opportunity to get a wicket with the new ball, or through reverse swing when it gets older", said Karunaratne.

Sport Serena Williams holds a '50s themed baby shower
Author: 0 Serena Williams holds a '50s themed baby shower

I wasn't there. But the likes of Ciara (local woman who went tobogganing with her infant) and Lala Anthony (who looks so good, even her estranged husband can't deal with it ) were there. The tennis superstar, 35, is expecting her first child with Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian , 34. Alexis explained: "She won the Australian Open while pregnant".

Sport Liverpool's spending in summer transfer window may be done, hints Jurgen Klopp
Author: 0 Liverpool's spending in summer transfer window may be done, hints Jurgen Klopp

A few weaknesses we saw today. "I said before the game that pre-season so far has been really good", he explained. But ideal in pre-season is the biggest mistake you can made. The former Athletic Bilbao coach apparently feels that the Guangzhou Evergrande player would be a better fit for his team than the Merseyside star.

Sport Report: Chelsea ready to rival Man United for 28-year-old attacker
Author: 0 Report: Chelsea ready to rival Man United for 28-year-old attacker

Of course, he would be more expensive too. The Sunday Express have done it again. Not before he's prayed to the poster of Gareth Bale on the opposite wall, though. During that time, he also made his senior debut for Ireland and earned a total of 16 caps. "I never felt a desire from him to leave, so why lose time and energy on that?" Bale signed a new contract with Madrid on 30th October 2016, committing to the club until the end of the 2021/22 season.

Author: 0 Alexis Sanchez will respect my decision: Arsene Wenger

He was given an extended break after playing for Chile at the Confederations Cup in Russian Federation and his return was delayed last weekend due to illness. "Every negotiation has to be a little bit secret". "You can not go into the season and think that [you will get into the Champions League by winning the Europa League ]".

Sport Chelsea to pip Man United in the Gareth Bale race
Author: 0 Chelsea to pip Man United in the Gareth Bale race

However, we shouldn't discount Chelsea from the running just yet as the Blues also have the financial firepower needed to sign Bale and the player could be tempted by a return to London. The ex-Spurs forward was initially unwilling to move away from the Spanish capital after renewing his contract previous year to 2022, recently affirming his long-term desires to continually find success with Madrid.