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Sport Silva 'would love to have' Mbappe with City
Author: 0 Silva 'would love to have' Mbappe with City

That has been a little bit of a shock, but the city is great - and so are the people. 'It is ideal to have someone like him when you're a midfield player because he is very fast, very clever, and a good finisher. Among the fans who could not stop talking about the tweet was Benjamin Mendy, who replied to Mbappe's tweet with a gif of fire with the caption, "City fans right now".

Sport Chelsea striker Diego Costa's lawyer to demand Atletico Madrid move
Author: 0 Chelsea striker Diego Costa's lawyer to demand Atletico Madrid move

Chelsea insist the notion that Diego Costa was informed he has no future at the club by text message is "nonsense", following a scathing attack by the Spain striker's lawyer. The manager's decision came after the player was sent home from Chelsea's pre-season tour of the Far East following his controversial posts on social media that caused uproar in China.

Sport Team World Beats Team Africa in 2017 NBA Africa Game
Author: 0 Team World Beats Team Africa in 2017 NBA Africa Game

Last night Jaylen Brown lit up the Stat sheet in the NBA Africa game with a team high 15 points. Team Africa was coach by former Heat coach Alvin Gentry, who now coaches the New Orleans Pelicans. For the game, Oladipo led all players in field goal attempts, taking 25 shots and making 11 of them. Oladipo scored 28 points along with nine rebounds, five assists, and a steal.

Sport Malcolm Smith done for season
Author: 0 Malcolm Smith done for season

Veterans Malcolm Smith and Ray-Ray Armstrong aren't giving up their spots easily above Foster on the depth chart. During his post-practice media conference, head coach Kyle Shanahan suggested the injury might require surgery. 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 Liverpool 3 Athletic Bilbao 1: Reds end impressive pre-season with win
Author: 0 Liverpool 3 Athletic Bilbao 1: Reds end impressive pre-season with win

The German coach has brought in record signing Mohamad Salah, Dominic Solanke from Chelsea and Andy Robertson from Hull in what has been a relatively underwhelming window so far. However, that advantage lasted just nine minutes before the Basques, who were fielding a largely second-string line-up in Dublin - drew level through Inaki Williams's well-taken strike.

Sport Jack Sock Calls Citi Open Surface 'Probably the Worst Court on Tour'
Author: 0 Jack Sock Calls Citi Open Surface 'Probably the Worst Court on Tour'

Sock ripped the stadium court he played upon all week, saying, "Probably the worst court of the year". Speed, bounces, everything. Pretty shocking. Anderson and Zverev will meet in Sunday's final at this ATP Tour hard-court event. "I started 3-0. That helped the confidence". The 31-year-old, who equalled his best run at Wimbledon this year when reaching the fourth round, has been indebted to his great serving this week and he leads the field with 62 aces.

Sport Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp chuffed with his bang for the buck signings
Author: 0 Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp chuffed with his bang for the buck signings

It's been a hard pre-season for him, he's still only 17, turns 18 in October, so we try to keep him out as much as possible because we have to treat him like a 17-year-old boy. Andrew Robertson shows all the skills he has, of course he still has to adapt to our way of playing but you can already see what a threat he can be offensively.

Author: 0 Alexis Sanchez 'kisses' Arsenal badge during training

It looks like Alexis Sanchez will stay at the Emirates for another season after a video emerged of the former Barcelona winger kissing the Arsenal badge. "The transparent society is very pushy but we have to resist a little bit, as much as we can". Let us know in the comments section below. Sanchez is believed to be less than thrilled at the prospect of spending a season without Champions League football, having finished fifth in the Premier League with the Gunners, last season .

Sport Chelsea 'interested in Gareth Bale' amid Man Utd links
Author: 0 Chelsea 'interested in Gareth Bale' amid Man Utd links

However, Monaco are aware Barcelona can exceed that figure after they received £200m when they sold Neymar to Paris Saint-Germain. Spanish newspaper Marca , as quoted by the Daily Star , is reporting that Real Madrid have offered Bale to Manchester United in a £90m deal in the summer transfer window .

Sport Robert Kubica To Test 2017 Renault Formula One Car
Author: 0 Robert Kubica To Test 2017 Renault Formula One Car

He will drive for Renault , his former team, on the second day of the in-season test which starts a week tomorrow. Robert Kubica's chances of a return to Formula One were given a major boost after Renault confirmed he would test a 2017 vehicle next week in Hungary.

Sport Neymar will not make PSG debut vs. Amiens on Saturday
Author: 0 Neymar will not make PSG debut vs. Amiens on Saturday

A little more than 12 hours after his transfer from Barcelona was confirmed, the Brazilian was introduced as a PSG player in front of the world's media at the Parc des Princes just after lunch on day. Neymar said it was "the most hard decision" of his life to leave Barcelona and join PSG. "It isn't only about Barcelona , about Spanish clubs", Alves said.

Sport Oakland Athletics outfielder Matt Joyce hurls homophobic slur at fan
Author: 0 Oakland Athletics outfielder Matt Joyce hurls homophobic slur at fan

As Joyce returned to the dugout, he uttered several profanities at the fan, called him an anti-gay slur and challenged him to fight, according to Associated Press photographer Mark J. Joyce played for the Angels in 2015 and performed so poorly that he was sent to the minors; he is often the target of verbal abuse at Angel Stadium.

Author: 0 Wenger adamant Arsenal star Sanchez going nowhere

In theory, this points to a deep squad brimming with quality and competition for places. Wenger also hinted that Lucas Perez , who was frustrated last season due to a lack of game time, could be on the way out of the club - at least in the short term.

Sport Bayern Munich win DFL-Supercup on penalties
Author: 0 Bayern Munich win DFL-Supercup on penalties

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang looked to have sealed the win with his goal in the 71st minute but Bayern forced to match into a penalty shoot-out thanks to Joshua Kimmich's 88th minute equaliser. However, Bayern - as it did so often last season - scored late again and Ulreich proved the hero in the penalty shootout. Bayern's win against Schalke in the inaugural edition gave them the edge historically, though events on the Signal Iduna Park pitch was swayed more significantly by the pair's ...

Sport Adam Lallana to miss beginning of season
Author: 0 Adam Lallana to miss beginning of season

Divock Origi failed to reward Liverpool's bright start with a goal when he poked wide after being played through by Firmino, and the Belgian had no more luck when Mohamed Salah sent in an inviting cross from the left, heading past the right-hand upright on that occasion.

Author: 0 Darshan Lal becomes first Hindu minister of Pakistan in over two decades

Khawaja Asif, earlier the defence minister in the Sharif government, has been appointed as the country's first full-time foreign minister since 2013. He said the apex court had not disqualified him on corruption charges despite the fact that investigators thoroughly checked his family's decades-long business records.

Sport Jason Taylor Honored With Gold Jacket Ahead of Hall of Fame Induction
Author: 0 Jason Taylor Honored With Gold Jacket Ahead of Hall of Fame Induction

As a rookie, Taylor said, Johnson had more faith in him than he had in himself. "Of all those players, Jason Taylor is a special one". Taylor, 43, is one of 15 Woodland Hills graduates to play in the NFL . The honor goes to the player who was the biggest force during a UCLA win. "It's like anything else - looking for a job or trying to hit the lottery or whatever it is", he says.

Sport Jerry Jones to be enshrined Pro Football Hall of Fame
Author: 0 Jerry Jones to be enshrined Pro Football Hall of Fame

Davis will become only the fifth former Broncos player to go into the Hall of Fame after playing the majority of his career in Denver, joining John Elway, Floyd Little, Shannon Sharpe and Gary Zimmerman. He was an all-decade player in the 1980s and 1990s. "Back then, I couldn't fathom that over the next two decades, step by step, I'd travel those 20 miles to be on this stage, wearing this jacket, 20 years to travel 20 miles, but it was worth every bit of it".

Sport Heat forces Halep to withdraw from Citi Open in quarters
Author: 0 Heat forces Halep to withdraw from Citi Open in quarters

Japanese second seed Kei Nishikori defeated three-time champion Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina in straight sets Thursday to reach the quarterfinals at the rain-delayed Citi Open . However, he made a good comeback in the second set, breaking the World no. 45's serve in the first game itself. The Austrian then captured the next two points of the tiebreak to level the match at one set apiece and send the contest into an exciting decider.

Sport Paris Saint-Germain to sign either Kylian Mbappe or Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez
Author: 0 Paris Saint-Germain to sign either Kylian Mbappe or Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez

Meanwhile, Ligue 1 champions Monaco have been subject to multiple raids, with other European teams whisking away top talents like Tiemoue Bakayoko, Bernardo Silva and Benjamin Mendy, leaving gaping holes in the champion side. The same article states that Lemar is desperate for a move to The Emirates this summer and a transfer is not yet off the table because Monaco are still eying a potential replacement for the France global.

Sport Gareth Bale EXCLUSIVE: Chelsea emerge as serious contenders for Real Madrid star
Author: 0 Gareth Bale EXCLUSIVE: Chelsea emerge as serious contenders for Real Madrid star

Mbappe scored 24 goals in 41 games for Monaco last season, including six in the Champions League to take the French club to the semifinals of the tournament. LUCAS PEREZ: The Chronicle say the Arsenal player's agent indicates Newcastle are not the only ones interested in Perez, with clubs from Germany, France and Spain all in the frame.

Sport Murphy homers twice as Nats beat Cubs
Author: 0 Murphy homers twice as Nats beat Cubs

After a slow start to the season, the Cubs have looked more like a defending World Series champion in recent weeks. It was a middling club, roaming around.500, performing as if a hangover remained from last October's festivities. "That's not been part of the issue", he said. The Nationals can afford to be cautious with the defending Cy Young Award victor, and may choose to be.

Author: 0 Injury opens spot in San Francisco 49ers' starting lineup for Reuben Foster

Smith signed a five-year, $26.5 million contract with the 49ers on the first day of free agency after a two-year stint with the Oakland Raiders. " Yeah, possibly. "Reuben, he has a lot of flash plays", Saled said earlier in training camp. Veteran Ray-Ray Armstrong is also an option. "Reuben can definitely come downhill and smack you".