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Sport Liverpool reject £90m bid from Barcelona for Philippe Coutinho
Author: 0 Liverpool reject £90m bid from Barcelona for Philippe Coutinho

For a South American player, the lure of playing for Real Madrid or Barcelona is impossible to resist and we should not be surprised if he has told Liverpool he wants to go. Liverpool have repeatedly said they will not sell with Jurgen Klopp insisting last week that his club's stance is not open to interpretation. "I've experienced it before - both as a fan and player - with Mascherano and Suarez".

Sport National Football League clears Bryant for preseason
Author: 0 National Football League clears Bryant for preseason

He was conditionally reinstated in the spring, but had missed the team's first 11 practices at St. Vincent College in Latrobe. Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert said in a statement that Bryant was "informed by the National Football League that he is now permitted to participate in preseason activities, including practices and games".

Author: 0 Neymar's PSG debut faces more delays as Barcelona refuse to send paperwork

Large sections of the Spanish soccer fans were heard on camera Monday night chanting death wishes at Brazilian star Neymar Jr. - who last week left Barcelona to sign the most lucrative deal in soccer history with Paris St-Germain. Reports suggest that Neymar and his father delayed his move to PSG in order to trigger said bonus, which would be owed after July 31. "When we started to doubt he would stay, we remained calm because whatever happened would have been good for Barca", he ...

Sport Steelers WR Martavis Bryant cleared to begin practicing
Author: 0 Steelers WR Martavis Bryant cleared to begin practicing

Suspended for the entire 2016 campaign after violating the NFL's substance abuse policy, Bryant has reportedly been cleared to return for preseason activities. In order to gain full reinstatement for the regular season, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported, Bryant must continue to attend mandatory counseling sessions .

Sport Rams, Chargers Fight with Multiple Players Breaks Out During Training Camp
Author: 0 Rams, Chargers Fight with Multiple Players Breaks Out During Training Camp

At another point during the practice, Chargers wide receiver Keenan Allen came in and body slammed another player. With the video, the Chargers are essentially spreading their arms wide open to their new L.A. "I think we've built a nice little rivalry against the Rams", Gordon said. "We always want to be mindful and smart with this, about how we do this".

Sport National Basketball Association 2K18 Prelude Demo Available September
Author: 0 National Basketball Association 2K18 Prelude Demo Available September

You'll get a good taste of how the gameplay works with the demo, and any progress you make will carry over into the final product. As such, the 2K18 visuals shown in the trailer are quite impressive. Finally, they're expanding MyPLAYER customization. The trailer confirms this, showing off a few of the many customizations you can apply to your player.

Sport Cardinals Hit Grand Slam After 'Rally Cat' Invades Field
Author: 0 Cardinals Hit Grand Slam After 'Rally Cat' Invades Field

A stadium worker tracked the cat down on the warning track, and paid the price for not wearing gloves. On the next pitch from Peter Moylan, Yadier Molina launched a go-ahead grand slam to send the crowd into a frenzy, and the Cardinals to an 8-5 lead.

Sport Rafael Nadal has an appointment with Denis Shapovalov
Author: 0 Rafael Nadal has an appointment with Denis Shapovalov

Federer attributed his renaissance to rediscovering full fitness after knee surgery in 2016 and taking a two-month break from the game earlier this year. Federer lost just three points on serve in the first set against Polansky, who is ranked 117th, and he was never seriously challenged. Nevertheless, Federer held firm and hung onto his lead, opening a 3-0 lead as he looked to be in a hurry.

Sport Cubs' Willson Contreras reportedly likely to go on DL after injuring hamstring
Author: 0 Cubs' Willson Contreras reportedly likely to go on DL after injuring hamstring

Cron added a two-run homer to vault host Los Angeles. Bumgarner is 2-2 with a 2.52 ERA in five starts since returning July 12 after being sidelined almost three months because of injuries he suffered in a biking accident in April. That snapped a scoreless streak for Duensing dating back to June 29 against the Padres . In the eighth inning of the team's afternoon game with the Giants at AT&T Park, the catcher pulled his hamstring in his right leg running to first base on a groundout.

Author: 0 Talks of Zlatan Return To Manchester United 'Ongoing'

Jose Mourinho insisted that Manchester United had emerged from their trip to Skopje for the Uefa Super Cup reinforced, despite the scoreline flattering them in a 2-1 defeat by Zinedine Zidane's Real Madrid. "I think now everybody knows he is going to stay", Mourinho said. "We went all out for the Europa League and in that match, the final, we were playing for the last trophy the club had never won, plus Champions League qualification".

Sport West Ham forward Chicharito unsure about Man Utd celebration
Author: 0 West Ham forward Chicharito unsure about Man Utd celebration

Lanzini is said to now earn a much lower salary as compared to other West Ham stars and the club will offer him a new contract in order to try and prevent a departure. Hernandez is a big fan of Hart and believes the new crop can help West Ham qualify for continental competition. The Hammers keeper is keen to move on this summer following the signing of England No.1 Joe Hart on loan but the club have so far blocked any attempt for him to leave, despite interest from Newcastle and now Palace.

Sport Steelers WR Martvis Bryant to be reinstated in coming days
Author: 0 Steelers WR Martvis Bryant to be reinstated in coming days

When Bryant arrived at Saint Vincent College for Pittsburgh's training camp last month, he was informed by the league that he could not practice or play until some conditions of his reinstatement were met. The first came from Gerry Dulac of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on Sunday, August 6, who stated that the Steelers believe that Bryant will be cleared for a return during the current week.

Author: 0 Paris Saint-Germain 'to offer £80m for Alexis Sanchez'

Arsene Wenger spent a club-record £52m fee on Alexandre Lacazette to sign the France global from Ligue 1 side Lyon . "He had a little abdominal strain that he caught on Sunday morning in training, before he came to Wembley (for the FA Community Shield final on Sunday)", Wenger was quoted as saying by Arsenal's website on Tuesday.

Sport Jontay Porter opts to reclassify, join Mizzou for 2017-18 season
Author: 0 Jontay Porter opts to reclassify, join Mizzou for 2017-18 season

He announced his decision Wednesday night on Twitter. Porter, considered one of the nation's top juniors by multiple outlets, averaged a double-double at Nathan Hale High School in Seattle, Washington, as a junior in 2016-17; 14.3 points and 13.6 rebounds per game.

Sport Alaska newspapers sold to NY publishing group
Author: 0 Alaska newspapers sold to NY publishing group

The sale also includes daily and weekly newspapers in Kansas, Texas, Arkansas, Georgia and Florida, along with Morris' commercial printing operations based in Lubbock, Texas. "The sale of the Amarillo Globe-News is certainly bittersweet", said Les Simpson, publisher of the Globe-News. Morris Publishing Group, a division of Morris Communications Company, LLC, purchased The Florida Times Union and Jacksonville Journal as well as The St Augustine Record newspapers as part of its acquisition ...

Author: 0 QUIZ: Name every team to have won the Premier League

New signing Romulu Lukaku scored the only goal for Manchester United , the Europa League champions. Conte knows that his team must now channel their attention, not only into the task of defending their title, but also the added challenge of Champions League football.

Sport Frazier, Yanks overcome shaky Tanaka, beat Blue Jays 11-5
Author: 0 Frazier, Yanks overcome shaky Tanaka, beat Blue Jays 11-5

More should be known about his status following Thursday's tests. Aaron Judge drew his 82nd walk, breaking Charlie Keller's 1939 Yankees rookie record. Frazier is batting.243 with four home runs and 17 RBIs in 28 games with the Yankees. Leone pitched around an infield single to finish the inning. Sanchez and Frazier went back-to-back to start the second inning.

Author: 0 Jamie Carragher delivers shock verdict on Antonio Conte future at Chelsea

Conte told Costa by text that he wasn't in his plans for the forthcoming season after the Italian grew exhausted of the volatile 28-year-old's attempts to engineer a transfer to his former club Atletico Madrid. "Only two players, Eden Hazard and Bakayoko [aren't available]", Conte told reporters at the pre-match press conference. "It has got nothing to do with us".

Author: 0 Euro Giants Ready To Offer £80m For Arsenal Star Alexis Sanchez

The 24-year-old Kolasinac, who joined Arsenal on a free transfer from Schalke 04, came on as a substitute for the injured Per Mertesacker and scored his first goal for the club as they beat Chelsea in the Community Shield on Sunday. "I don't think I would have started him", he said . From Alan Hansen's famous quote: "You'll win nothing with kids, ' the arrival of Jose Mourinho as the "Special One" in 2004, Blackburn Rovers" triumph in 1995 and Steven Gerrard slipping as Chelsea dealt ...

Sport Tom Savage will start Texans' first preseason game
Author: 0 Tom Savage will start Texans' first preseason game

Houston , which is holding his first training camp in West Virginia, will play the Panthers in the first of four preseason games. "I watched them a lot very closely and see the things that they do", says Dickson. So, who's setting themselves up nicely for a place on the 53-man roster? In their place will be free agent Matt Kalil and veteran Daryl Williams.

Sport Jay Bruce traded to the Indians
Author: 0 Jay Bruce traded to the Indians

The #Yankees were also involved in Bruce trade talks before #Mets dealt him to Cleveland. The left-hander has hit.258 in 102 games this season with 29 home runs and 75 RBI. While Major League Baseball's trade deadline was July 31, a player can be dealt if he goes through waivers unclaimed. Those three trades have netted the Mets five right relievers, and they could still look to move Neil Walker, Asdrubal Cabrera and Granderson.

Sport Mickelson, Els reach milestone together in 100th major
Author: 0 Mickelson, Els reach milestone together in 100th major

And it has been a great career, a good life, for both 47-year-olds. The 1984 Junior World Golf Championship pitted a young South African named Ernie Els, making his first visit to the United States, against a hometown favorite in Phil Mickelson .

Sport Five players to watch at the 99th PGA Championship
Author: 0 Five players to watch at the 99th PGA Championship

Walker announced in April his diagnosis of Lyme disease, an illness that can drain energy and lead to more serious problems if left untreated. Johnson remains atop the World Golf Ranking despite turning in just two top-10 finishes in eight outings since back-to-back early-season wins at the Genesis Open and WGC-Mexico Championship.