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Sport Serge Aurier reportedly agrees terms with Manchester United
Author: 0 Serge Aurier reportedly agrees terms with Manchester United

The 24-year-old has failed to nail down a regular starting spot and he was left out of their pre-season tour after informing boss Unai Emery he wanted to leave following the arrival of Dani Alves . The move has also been confirmed by the Independent's chief football writer Miguel Delaney , who tweeted that the switch would go ahead as long as Aurier could resolve his Visa issues, and that the deal would cost United £25m.

Sport Testimony accuses Rose of 1970s crime
Author: 0 Testimony accuses Rose of 1970s crime

Her sworn testimony was submitted Monday in Philadelphia as part of a federal lawsuit Rose filed past year against attorney John Dowd , whose investigation got him kicked out of baseball for gambling. In the interview, with a station in West Chester, Pennsylvania, Dowd said, "Michael Bertolini told us, you know, he not only ran bets, but ran young girls down at spring training , ages 12 to 14".

Sport Miami Dolphins RB Jay Ajayi being evaluated for a concussion
Author: 0 Miami Dolphins RB Jay Ajayi being evaluated for a concussion

While it was initially unclear exactly what was bothering Ajayi , coach Adam Gase clarified the running back's condition following practice. "I'll know more this afternoon, I didn't get a full debriefing of everything today so far". It appeared Ajayi, a Pro Bowl selection last season after rushing for 1,272 yards, took a big hit from safety T.J. McDonald a couple of play earlier.

Sport Sharapova wins in first match back on tour at Stanford
Author: 0 Sharapova wins in first match back on tour at Stanford

And Sharapova has been training overseas ready for her big return. "I feel like I face a lot of things: not competing for a long time, an opponent who's able to play some great tennis - what a year she's had already!" But not against the shrieking, high-slapping, fist-pumping, come on-screaming Sharapova.

Sport Paris And LA Win Bids To Host The Olympics
Author: 0 Paris And LA Win Bids To Host The Olympics

The 2024 bid process has been narrowed down to just Los Angeles and Paris , with recent chatter suggesting the IOC could award one city the 2024 Games and the other the next Olympic cycle. Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo said on Twitter on Monday night: "Happy that my friend @MayorofLA has made an important new step on an agreement that will have three winners: Paris , Los Angeles and the International Olympic Committee ".

Sport David Rudisha out with injury
Author: 0 David Rudisha out with injury

National symbols also should not appear on their bodies (including hair coloring, skin coloring, tattoos, jewellery, hair shaving and nail varnishes). "It's tough to motivate yourself when you are competing against those with whom you train every day", sprinter Kseniya Aksyonova, who was cleared to compete by the IAAF but met the entry standard for London only after the deadline, told Reuters.

Author: 0 Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp targeting Premier League title

Liverpool have made three signings so far this summer as Klopp prepares his team for a return to the Champions League, bringing in Dominic Solanke , Mohamed Salah and Andy Robertson . "I am able to play every forward position", he added. Bayern Munich 's annual pre-season tournament, the Audi Cup, will take place on August 1 and August 2 and consists of Atletico Madrid , Napoli , Liverpool and Bayern Munich.

Sport Philippe Coutinho not for sale: Jurgen Klopp
Author: 0 Philippe Coutinho not for sale: Jurgen Klopp

However, reports from Spain claim that the 25-year-old has already agreed personal terms with Barcelona and is desperate to move to the Nou Camp, where he would reunite with former teammate Luis Suarez. What is it they say about not keeping unhappy players on the books? At the start of last season, he was easily one of the best and most consistent players in the league.

Sport Sonny Gray Finally Traded To The Yankees
Author: 0 Sonny Gray Finally Traded To The Yankees

About 90 minutes before baseball's non-waiver trade deadline, the Yankees' long-rumored deal with the Athletics for pitcher Sonny Gray had been completed, and Fowler was one of three prospects sent to Oakland . Jorge Mateo , 22, has spent time at shortstop, second base, and in the outfield. Of the three, Fowler and Kaprielian are now out for the season with injuries that can threaten their careers, and Mateo is in Double-A and needs some Minor League seasoning.

Sport Baseball Legend Pete Rose Being Accused of Heinous Crime
Author: 0 Baseball Legend Pete Rose Being Accused of Heinous Crime

In Ohio, the age of legal consent is 16, so the allegations amount to statutory rape against Rose. Rose, now 76, said he had a sexual relationship with the woman, but said it started when she was 16. The lawsuit is just the latest battle between Rose and Dowd, who helped gather the proof needed to ban the Hit King from baseball for life in 1989.

Sport Renato Sanches to Chelsea boost: AC Milan loan deal falls through
Author: 0 Renato Sanches to Chelsea boost: AC Milan loan deal falls through

After being one of the stars of Euro 2016, Portugal global Renato Sanches has found his chances at Bayern Munich very limited, and has openly talked about an exit. Manchester United were thought to be interested after Jose Mourinho admitted last summer that he was interested in signing Sanches, but confusion surrounding United's managerial situation last summer, saw them miss out.

Sport The Pay Gap for Black Women Is Unacceptable
Author: 0 The Pay Gap for Black Women Is Unacceptable

Among cashiers and retail salespeople, black women are paid 53 cents for every dollar paid to white, non-Hispanic men. The day focuses on the extra hard work an African American woman has to do in order to have a fair shot at a healthy wage.

Sport Astros acquire Francisco Liriano from the Blue Jays
Author: 0 Astros acquire Francisco Liriano from the Blue Jays

He was ranked no. 9 in the Houston system thanks to his 20-homer, 20-steal potential. Liriano has started 18 games for the Toronto Blue Jays going 6-5 with a 5.88 ERA, but is likely to be moved into a bullpen role with a spot start when needed.

Sport Sportsmanship makes us winners, says Mercedes boss
Author: 0 Sportsmanship makes us winners, says Mercedes boss

After four races without a victory had prompted questions about whether Ferrari were starting to wilt in the title race at mid-season, the Italian team's second one-two of 2017 in Hungary also improved their situation in the Constructors' Championship, where Mercedes now hold a reduced 39-point lead.

Sport Los Angeles agree to host 2028 Olympics as Paris get 2024
Author: 0 Los Angeles agree to host 2028 Olympics as Paris get 2024

Los Angeles Times cited an unnamed source close to the negotiations in their report early Monday. While no immediate comment was released by the mayor or LA 2024 , City Councilman Gil Cedillo appeared to confirm the announcement on his Twitter page with a statement reading: "Hashtag goes from #LA2024 to #LA2028" and a link to The Times' story.

Sport Manchester United fined for anti-doping breach during Europa League final
Author: 0 Manchester United fined for anti-doping breach during Europa League final

The club have said that Jones did provide the doping officer with blood and urine samples, however, the punishment appears to be of direct relevance to the abuse sustained by the official . United have not commented on the matter and no decisions have yet been taken on whether appeals will be made against any of the decisions. "This applies even when chaperones are appointed by UEFA ".

Sport Addison Reed a flawless set-up man for Red Sox
Author: 0 Addison Reed a flawless set-up man for Red Sox

Meanwhile, Reed has converted 19-of-21 save opportunities on the year. Since joining the Mets , he has a 2.05 ERA with 156 strikeouts and just 24 walks in 142 innings. NY already has a replacement after acquiring Miami Marlins closer A.J. He is the farthest from the majors but could move up the ranks quickly. Now in Advanced-A, can anyone guess what he is? He has 63 strikeouts over 53 innings logged this season.

Sport Rory McIlroy SACKS caddie JP Fitzgerald to end nine-year relationship
Author: 0 Rory McIlroy SACKS caddie JP Fitzgerald to end nine-year relationship

Fitzgerald spurred on McIlroy after a awful start in the British Open by asking his struggling compatriot: "You're Rory McIlroy , what the f- are you doing?" Fitzgerald has been on the bag for nine years and all four of Rory's majors. If the report is true, the timing is odd as McIlroy is returning to a place this week where he won in 2014 and also next week to Quail Hollow, cite of the PGA Championship where he twice as won the PGA Tour event played at the venue.

Sport Legendary Australian broadcaster Les Murray passes away, age 71
Author: 0 Legendary Australian broadcaster Les Murray passes away, age 71

Former Socceroos defender Robbie Slater described his death as a massive loss for Australian football , tweeting it is "difficult to believe you're gone". "To say that his contribution to SBS and to football was enormous doesn't do it justice". In the song Murray recites the names of some of football's biggest names.

Sport Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor promo from UFC 214
Author: 0 Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor promo from UFC 214

The undefeated all-time great boxer will fight the UFC superstar in Las Vegas this August. Ticket resale website StubHub has tickets on sale at that price, with several others at a comparatively cheap $100,000 (£75,000). "I don't set the price, but my gut feeling is £19.95", he added. "We're well on our way to smashing our own record which transcended the sport". The latest in a long line of freaky pre-bout news is this Mini-Mayweather versus Mini-McGregor fight taking place in a Las Vegas ...

Sport Jose Mourinho: Marouane Fellaini is not going to Galatasaray
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho: Marouane Fellaini is not going to Galatasaray

That said, it's still pre-season, and Lukaku will be hoping to get off the mark as quickly as possible when competitive football returns in the next few weeks. After that chance though the game became very scrappy as the hosts started to have more of the ball without creating any clear cut chances of their own.