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Sport PSG set to move on £500m deal for Barcelona's Neymar
Author: 0 PSG set to move on £500m deal for Barcelona's Neymar

Brazilian golden boy Neymar is riding high on a wave of unprecedented popularity at home where a year ahead of the World Cup news of his possible transfer has become an issue of national debate. The 26-year-old reportedly favours a move to Real Madrid instead. "What the club does with the money, it does not know yet, given the uncertainty of the future", an unnamed club official told the AP.

Sport Should Cowboys worry about LT Tyron Smith's back injury?
Author: 0 Should Cowboys worry about LT Tyron Smith's back injury?

However, the 2017 Hall of Fame Game will mercifully put that to an end on Thursday, Aug. 3. The team released wide receiver and kick returner Lucky Whitehead in the wake of false reports that he had been arrested for shoplifting. Dallas lost to Green Bay in the divisional round of the playoffs. Most of the Cowboys' starters aren't expected to play against the Cardinals. When Tony Romo was healthy and expected to be Dallas' starting quarterback previous year, he didn't play in the Cowboys' ...

Sport Stradivarius thwarts Big Orange's bid for Goodwood history
Author: 0 Stradivarius thwarts Big Orange's bid for Goodwood history

Andrea Atzeni, aboard Stradivarius , took the inside route after finding a clear path and rather easily got by Big Orange. Gosden said of the victor: "Frankie controlled the race on Big Orange and it was clever of him coming down the centre of the track but our lad stays well".

Sport National Football League looking to study marijuana use for players' pain management
Author: 0 National Football League looking to study marijuana use for players' pain management

The NFL might be cracking, however. The NFL Players Association (NFLPA) have been conducting studies to determine the effects of marijuana as a tool for pain management and ex-players have been very vocal about its effectiveness. "How do you make sure that you address any potential addiction issue?" I think both sides would probably love to have it. Do I expect in the near future we are going to be presenting something to our board on the first issue? When we asked NFL great Ricky ...

Sport Blake Bortles pulls a Ryan Mallett, tosses five picks at Jaguars practice
Author: 0 Blake Bortles pulls a Ryan Mallett, tosses five picks at Jaguars practice

Bortles was intercepted five times in practice drills, with three coming in 11-on-11 action, and while it's too soon for panic, Marrone admitted that he wasn't exactly thrilled with what he saw. Since he became a starting quarterback in 2014, he leads the National Football League in turnovers (63) and is second in interceptions (51) in the last three seasons.

Sport Promotion the only option for Villa - Terry
Author: 0 Promotion the only option for Villa - Terry

I think we have to handle that, ' he said . Saunders stated that Terry signing for Villa is a bigger deal than Manchester United splashing £75million to acquire Romelu Lukaku from Everton and also added that the likes of Arsenal and Liverpool missed out by failing to land the former England national team captain.

Sport Chelsea eager to sign Drinkwater
Author: 0 Chelsea eager to sign Drinkwater

The Sky Sports News reporter has taken to Twitter to claim that the midfielder is one of the players the Blues are keeping tabs on as Antonio Conte prepares for his second season in charge at the club. Drinkwater was an integral part of Leicester's title win during the 2015/16 season, and formed a formidable partnership with N'Golo Kante in the middle of midfield.

Sport Paris to Get 2024 Summer Games, as LA Focuses on 2028
Author: 0 Paris to Get 2024 Summer Games, as LA Focuses on 2028

He called it a "historic day for Los Angeles , for the United States" and the Olympic movement. "LA 2028 will kick-start our drive to make LA the healthiest city in America, by making youth sports more affordable and accessible than ever before".

Sport Usain Bolt urges other athletes to save athletics
Author: 0 Usain Bolt urges other athletes to save athletics

He has not set the world alight this year, with his fastest time of 9.95 seconds placing him seventh-fastest for 2017, though he always seems to peak at the major championships and it is hard to see him not having a golden farewell at the stadium where he won three Olympic golds five years ago.

Sport Beyonce is interested in buying stake in the Rockets
Author: 0 Beyonce is interested in buying stake in the Rockets

He sold his share of the team after starting Roc Nation, which represents athletes. Not a month ago, CEO Tad Brown announced in a team press conference that the franchise was up for sale after 24 years of Alexander ownership. The multi-platinum recording artist boasts 105 million followers on Instagram alone. The Rockets landed Chris Paul in a trade with the Clippers and inked James Harden to a record-setting contract extension , which appears to set them up as a contender for the ...

Sport We created buzz about women's cricket: Mithali Raj
Author: 0 We created buzz about women's cricket: Mithali Raj

Chamundi sir (former junior national cricket selection panel chairman and ex-Ranji star V. Chamundeswaranath ) gave a auto a few years ago, the keys of which was handed over to me by the great Sachin Tendulkar. Union Sports Minister Vijay Goel also felicitated the Indian women's cricket team for its spectacular performance in the ICC World Cup, saying this will inspire the country's youth to take up sports as a career option.

Sport Newcastle United target out-of-favour Arsenal striker
Author: 0 Newcastle United target out-of-favour Arsenal striker

Arsene Wenger hasn't been prepared to sanction a huge loss on the player, and there's a feeling in Galicia that Arsenal could even count on Perez next season, despite all that's been said and done. He is desperate to return to La Liga and has been linked with a return to Deportivo la Coruna . Deportivo are unlikely to meet those demands but Newcastle could join the race after Rafa Benitez's side made an enquiry into whether the Spaniard would be keen to continue in the Premier League.

Sport NFL Wants to Work With Players' Union on Marijuana Research
Author: 0 NFL Wants to Work With Players' Union on Marijuana Research

During 2014, the League and Players Association made some modifications regarding the marijuana drug policy. Executive director of the NFLPA, DeMaurice Smith, told The Washington Post that the union was already preparing a proposal "that would result in a "less punitive" approach to recreational marijuana use by players".

Sport Liverpool '100 per cent' won't sign Naby Keita this summer - RB Leipzig
Author: 0 Liverpool '100 per cent' won't sign Naby Keita this summer - RB Leipzig

The Reds saw two bids for the Guinean - at £57m and £66m - rejected by RB Leipzig this summer, with the German club adamant they would not sell at any price. "It's 100% clear that Naby will play this year in Leipzig". "At the beginning of the transfer period that we said we would start with the same team and of the players we had past year no-one will go".

Sport Former Broncos Offensive Tackle Ryan Clady Retires After Nine-Year Career
Author: 0 Former Broncos Offensive Tackle Ryan Clady Retires After Nine-Year Career

On Twitter, Clady posted a photo of himself in his Broncos' uniform No. 78 coming out for the starting lineup introductions with the message: "Despite having several teams who are now interested in signing me, I have made a very hard decision to retire from my National Football League playing career".

Author: 0 Red Sox have second-best odds to win AL pennant

Before the spray from the Gray splash had fallen back to Earth, Dombrowski made sure that folks remember that Reed represented the second of two trades and one call-up that the Red Sox have made to shore up their deficiencies. Eduardo Nunez had three hits and a pair of RBI. We couldn't think of a better way to fulfill this goal than with an opportunity for our team to receive tips from Boston Red Sox hitting coaches on the field at Fenway Park.

Sport Julian Edelman, Stephon Gilmore told to leave Patriots' practice after fight
Author: 0 Julian Edelman, Stephon Gilmore told to leave Patriots' practice after fight

According to The Boston Globe's Ben Volin, cornerback Malcolm Butler and now-retired center Bryan Stork were both ejected at two different points last season. We're competing out here. We're competing out here, but at the end of the day we're the same team. "We have the same jersey on, and we're going to play like a team".

Sport Alves scores on debut as PSG beat Monaco in Super Cup
Author: 0 Alves scores on debut as PSG beat Monaco in Super Cup

Alves made the move to the French capital from Juventus on a free transfer earlier this month, and using his pre season form as a barometer, he's going to be quite the bargain for the Parisians. The French Cup holders held on to beat Monaco 2-1 and claim a fifth successive French Super Cup win. At the other end, Rabiot combined with Layvin Kurzawa before teeing up Alves, whose half-volley Danijel Subasic spilled before the Monaco goalkeeper recovered to deny Edinson Cavani .

Sport Man Utd in talks to stun Man City with Jadon Sancho swoop
Author: 0 Man Utd in talks to stun Man City with Jadon Sancho swoop

City have offered the forward a "lucrative first professional contract", but Sancho is thought to be reluctant to sign. The winger was expected to join up with fellow prodigies Phil Foden and Brahim Diaz as City visited Houston, Los Angeles and Nashville but was instead left in England as the Citizens lost to Manchester United and beat Real Madrid and Tottenham.

Sport Ex-Wife of CTE Victim Rips Jamal Adams Comments
Author: 0 Ex-Wife of CTE Victim Rips Jamal Adams Comments

Jamal Adams , a 21-year-old rookie first-round pick from LSU, said he understands the league's new safety rules, but that he's "not a big fan", and that if he "had a ideal place to die, I would die on the field". players showed signs of chronic traumatic encephalopathy , a degenerative brain disease connected to repeated head trauma. "Well, I think what he was really making a point of was how much he loves the game ", Goodell said.

Sport Navas 'kidnapped' as he seals Sevilla return
Author: 0 Navas 'kidnapped' as he seals Sevilla return

Sevilla have re-signed winger Jesus Navas , with the club announcing the deal in freakish fashion with a mock kidnapping video. In the video, Navas, who was a free-agent after spending the last four years with Manchester City , gets kidnapped.

Author: 0 Klopp reiterates the message: Coutinho is going nowhere

Gab Marcotti delves into Virgil van Dijk's refusal to train with Southampton's first team as links between the defender and Liverpool continue. It has now been, remarkably, 27 seasons since Liverpool FC last won the English top flight - indeed it was that long ago, it was the old "Division One" - a few seasons before the Premier League came into existence.

Sport Cristiano Ronaldo appears in court on tax fraud charges
Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo appears in court on tax fraud charges

According to a statement in Spanish released by his public relations firm, the 32-year-old Ronaldo told the judge: I have never hidden anything, and never tried to avoid taxes, reports the New York Times. "I kept the structure that managed them when I was in England.the lawyers that Manchester United recommended to me set it up in 2004, long before I thought about coming to Spain".