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Matic sale to Man Utd could cost Chelsea the league

Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review's Grapevine, published twice a day during the summer transfer window. "I came from a similar position when I went from Aston Villa to United and people will always cast doubt over whether you have the quality, but this guy has got it all".

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Substitutes Aaron Ramsey and Olivier Giroud each scored in the final seven minutes to hand Arsenal a win over the 2016 champions. "Giroud? He's fantastic", Wenger said of the France worldwide, who usually started on the bench last season and had been linked with a move away from The Emirates.

Nemanja Matic: Premier League the 'main target' for Manchester United

But the Italian, with Matic keen on working with Mourinho once again, was eventually forced into letting the Serbian complete a transfer to United last week. "I think he's got all the tools to do that". On the eve of the first Saturday of the new Premier League season, it is always worth consulting the mood of each camp before the marathon begins.

Major League roundup: Upton's homer lifts Tigers to wild win over Twins

TWINS 9, TIGERS 4: At Detroit, Max Kepler and Eddie Rosario homered and drove in three runs each as Minnesota extended its winning streak to six. Berrios wasn't particularly sharp in his last outing but still managed to earn the win despite allowing five runs and six hits in five innings against Texas.

We Knew Neymar Would Leave - Barcelona President

There is no reason for this hold-up to continue. It's understood however, that Mbappe is set to earn £200,000-a-week at the Parc des Prices taking his yearly earnings to almost £11M. "He's 20, which means two things: he has his whole future ahead of him but he has to show that he has the mental strength for a club as demanding as Barca".

LONDON 2017: Sally Pearson wins gold in 100-metre hurdles

Pearson missed the Rio Olympics because of a hamstring injury, and also missed the 2015 world titles after breaking her wrist from a fall on the track. "I remember someone saying "you can be the world champion again" and I didn't feel awkward about that". Pearson, racing in lane three outside Harrison, blasted from the blocks and showed all her experience to concentrate on her own race as Harrison faltered.

Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper suffers ugly-looking knee injury

Harper's left cleat appeared to slip on the wet first base bag as he leaned forward to try to beat Giants first baseman Ryder Jones. Harper is now one of the leaders in the NL MVP race and is hitting.326 with 29 home runs and 87 RBI. There's no telling how long Harper could be out as of now. The 24-year-old is as fearsome a hitter as anyone in the sport, reaching the All-Star Game in four of his first five seasons.

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Tennessee Titans vs. New York Jets Live Tracker: Week 1 Preseason

But in new offensive coordinator John Morton's system, Hackenberg looked comfortable and poised - despite playing only one drive with the first teamers. As if in direct response to every single negative thing people have had to say about the Jets this preseason (and there have been many), McCown and company kicked off the game with a near-perfect drive, going 78 yards in eight plays to score only 3:52 into the game.

Redskins' Trent Murphy to miss season with torn ACL

Coaches have been pleased with how he's performed in practice. Murphy, 26, was second on the Redskins with nine sacks previous year, trailing only Ryan Kerrigan . Following the 2014 season, Staples transferred to Louisville after it was announced that UAB's football program was being shut down. In two seasons at Lousiville, Stapled pulled in 73 receptions for 1,253 yards and five touchdowns.

Miguel Britos Steals Draw for Watford vs. Liverpool in 2017 Premier League

He wasn't the only wasteful one in a red shirt and Liverpool will not have issues creating chances this season, they just need to stop constructing problems for themselves at the back. "What are they looking at?" And in a further blow for Klopp , Southampton are adamant they will not do business with the Reds over Virgil van Dijk .

Nine-man Chelsea downed by Burnley

The Blues had captain Gary Cahill dismissed after only 14 minutes following the defender's reckless challenge on Steven Defour before going 3-0 down with Sam Vokes netting twice either side of Stephen Ward's effort. Conte was without the injured Eden Hazard and out-of-favour striker Diego Costa , while £58 million (RM322 million) signing Morata started on the bench.

Premier League is Man City's to lose heading into 2017-18 season

On top of that, he is infinitely more mobile than the Swede, and in theory should allow the team to play in a faster and more expansive style. Jose Mourinho admits Manchester United could still sign one more player, but he will not be "crying" if they do not.

Alexandre Lacazette's Premier League debut highlights Arsenal vs. Leicester

Olivier Giroud has confirmed that he will stay at Arsenal after netting a dramatic victor in their opening day Premier League victory over Leicester City . It took as little time for Leicester to quell any growing home optimism from that, as Harry Maguire headed a Marc Albrighton cross back across goal for Shinji Okazaki to then nod in himself from just yards.

New signings pay off as West Brom beats Bournemouth 1-0

I think we've seen an improvement all across the club in recent seasons and we must continue that in what is such a tough, tough league. Brought in on a season-long loan from Al Ahly, the 26-year-old settled the match at the Hawthorns after 32 minutes.

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Giroud scores the dramatic victor to save Arsenal , a simply sensation moment and Leicester has their hearts broken again against Arsenal with a late goal scored against them. "Top quality game and you want PL to be best in the world and you have to produce games like that", Wenger told reporters. "The first goal is on a short corner, we were not focused enough".

Lacazette quick off the mark to extend opening day record

The Gunners handed record signing Alexandre Lacazette his Premier League debut and it took only two minutes for the striker to get his first goal . Following Danny Welbeck's leveller in first-half stoppage time , another corner yielded Leicester's third goal as Riyad Mahrez's cross was headed home by Vardy.

Saturday Premier League wrap: The things you might have missed

While accepting that his players had been affected by the situation, Conte pointed to how they have now received red cards in each of their last three games - including the FA Cup final and Community Shield against Arsenal - but stopped short of blaming his players for ill-discipline.

Jose Mourinho insists Manchester United's transfer activity is sufficient

The United boss admitted he still remains hopeful of signing a wide player, with Mourinho having already conceded it is "game over" for their chances of signing Real Madrid's Gareth Bale . "I just think he was very clear showing what he did a year ago was not enough for him". The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours.

Mauricio Pochettino suggests Moussa Sissoko could start against Newcastle

The 27-year-old England global has been a mainstay at left back for Spurs since the 2013-14 campaign, although he missed the back-end of last season after sustaining a knee injury in January. Daniel Levy is claimed to be in Amsterdam attempting to seal a deal for the 21-year-old Columbian who has two global caps. " Not just because they will be better, but we need bodies, you have to be sure that you have enough quality to keep the level ".

Rogers Cup: Caroline Wozniacki beats Sloane Stephens to reach Toronto final

She beat Petra Kvitova , Angelique Kerber and Lucie Safarova to reach the semi-finals. But the 27-year-old Dane found her footing and served out the match after a brief rain delay at 5-3 to clinch victory in 80 minutes. They now face the daunting task of having to play their semi-final later in the day. epa06141136 Robin Haase of the Netherlands in action against Roger Federer of Switzerland during the ATP Rogers cup men's semi final in Montreal, Canada, 12 August 2017.

Buffalo Bills reshape team in two surprising trades with Rams and Eagles

But that Hollins ramble represented the other part of the equation - the part that made de facto general manager Howie Roseman comfortable enough to trade away the sixth player in National Football League history to catch at least 65 passes for at least 800 yards in each of his first three National Football League seasons, since the Eagles drafted him in the second round from Vanderbilt in 2014.

Broncos add a lineman to replace Billy Winn, Derek Wolfe injures ankle

The vaunted Denver defense can not afford to absorb any more serious injury blows. Safety T.J. Ward has not been active due to a hamstring injury. On the edges, Shaquil Barrett (hip) and Shane Ray (wrist) are both out through the preseason and possibly longer.

Marlins plan to sell to group that includes Jeter

The person said Major League Baseball has been told the sale price will be about $1.2 billion to the group, which includes more than 10 entities. Sherman is being designated the control person, but he's 69 and it isn't clear how much day-to-day involvement he seeks.

Ottawa reacts to passing of hockey legend Bryan Murray

Murray won the Jack Adams Award as NHL coach of the year in 1984 with Washington, and was named NHL Executive of the Year in 1996 after taking Florida to the Stanley Cup Finals . It's worth mentioning that Murray's fourth season as Sens Head Coach was when he replaced John Paddock as the clubs coach in the 2007-08 National Hockey League season.

No fairytale ending for Mo Farah at world athletics champs

Farah, who had won the 10,000m last Friday to open the championships with a bang, said he couldn't have given it more but added he had proved that it was possible to break up the Ethiopian and Kenya hegemony over the distance races. Mo Farah's aura of invincibility after six years of unrelenting success was finally cracked in his very last major track race on Saturday as he lost his world 5,000 meters title to Ethiopia's Muktar Edris.

Yankees Place Masahiro Tanaka on 10-Day Disabled List

Tanaka won't throw at all over the next five days and will miss a couple starts while he rests his exhausted pitching arm, putting him in line to return sometime when the Yankees face the Tigers between August 22 and August 24. The former Japanese ace is 8-10 with a career-high 4.92 ERA in 23 starts during an up-and-down season. Tanaka's latest injury is not believed to be related to the partial tear of the ulnar collateral ligament in his pitching elbow that he sustained in July 2014.

Guardiola returns to Man City drawing board

Pundit predicts Manchester City will make light work of Brighton this weekend. Pep Guardiola first acquired the services of Brazilian goalie Ederson from Portuguese side Benfica. "Hopefully next season I will be here and we are not going to spend how we have this season". Guardiola seemed unprepared for the rude physicality of English Football and was derided for saying he was "not a coach for the tackles" after a one-sided 4-2 defeat at Leicester City.

Broncos' Billy Winn Out For 2017 With Knee Injury — (Colo.)-AP Source

Winn, fifth-year veteran, injured his right knee when he fell awkwardly with 39 seconds remaining in the first quarter. A festive crowd enjoying the final day of public practices grew quiet as Wolfe lay on the field for several minutes, cheering him when he sat up and hopped onto the cart.

Guardiola returns to Manchester City drawing board

It has been another strong showing of City's financial muscle but Guardiola insists the club have only paid market rates and such major rebuilding work is a one-off. Guardiola said: "It is not just us". "We have spent, of course, but all the teams have spent", he continued. Our fans really get behind us and they're going to step it up even more because they know we need them even more.

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Making things worse are injuries to Danny Drinkwater and Vicente Iborra, the latter a new signing from Sevilla. Biggest summer buy: Kelechi Iheanacho's £25m move from Manchester City was massively delayed by a spat between agents about which of them should earn most from his image rights, a contretemps that says a lot about the state of modern football.

Dustin Pedroia returns to DL with renewed swelling in knee

Hear what Farrell had to say about Pedroia's injury and what steps could be taken next in the video from "Red Sox First Pitch", presented by Men's Wearhouse, above. "More importantly for Pedey is get as much information to him as we can, to just allow him to get his arms around this further". The 33-year-old leads the Red Sox with a.303 batting average and a solid.378 on-base percentage this season, but will continue to be replaced in the lineup by Eduardo Nunez over the coming weeks.

Man City's Pep Guardiola: I'm not under extra pressure this season

Hughton broke Brighton's transfer record to sign PSV Eindhoven midfielder Davy Propper on Monday and is set to shatter that mark with a £13.5 million swoop for Club Brugge winger Jose Izquierdo before the season starts. It may not see Rashford emulate the scoring exploits of his breakthrough season under Mourinho's predecessor Louis van Gaal, but he is good enough to be a big player in a campaign of high expectation at Old Trafford.

Mourinho says Manchester United still in the market for a winger

Kylian Mbappe was linked with a move to the Etihad Stadium , but Paris Saint-Germain and Real Madrid have taken up the running in the chase of Monaco's France global star. "But it is going to finish, it is unsustainable ". In the past two seasons, Chelsea and Leicester City have sacked their managers less than a year after winning the title.

National Hockey League team condemns white supremacists using its logo

The Detroit Red Wings have issued a statement saying the National Hockey League franchise was "not associated" in any way with white nationalists in Charlottesville, Va. On Saturday, fights erupted and a few people were injured after a white supremacists group and counter protesters clashed in Charlottesville, Virginia, forcing local police and Gov.