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Arsenal to make Alexis Sanchez Premier League's highest-paid player

Arsenal must not repeat the same mistake they did when selling Robin van Persie with Alexis Sanchez , Paul Merson has warned. "If he went to City there would be uproar from the Arsenal fans". The Gunners were out fired by every one of the four clubs who completed above them in the table, leaving Wenger prepared to use up every last cent to guarantee his side are less dependent on Alexis.If he does, Arsenal are probably going to have a decent one moreover.

Florida Suspends Antonio Callaway, Six Others For Season Opener vs. MI

In addition to Callaway, James Houston, Kadeem Telfort , Keivonnis Davis , Antonio Callaway , Jordan Smith , Richerd Desir-Jones, and Ventrell Miller will miss the September 2 game. Florida kicks off its season September 2 against MI at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas in the first-ever regular season meeting between the two programs.

Neymar scores on PSG debut

Neymar lived up to expectations as he showed his class on his Ligue 1 debut on Sunday, scoring one and setting up another goal in Paris St Germain's 3-0 win at En Avant Guingamp . In the 35th minute, he scooped a delicate cross above the defence but Marquinhos's header crashed onto the bar. The visitors turned on the pressure after going ahead and made it 2-0 just 10 minutes later, Neymar making his first real impact for the club after breaking from his own half and playing an inch-perfect ...

'Luke Shaw loves Manchester United'

The United boss is anxious to secure a move for a new wide player, and having chased after Ivan Perisic all summer to no avail, he chose to switch his focus over to signing a player in another area that needs improvement - left-back. The Portuguese tactician had earlier said he was hopeful that Shaw could be back in action in September. Matteo Darmian and Daley Blind are likely to fill in for Shaw at left-back in his absence, although manager Jose Mourinho has revealed that the England ...

National Football League could still investigate Ezekiel Elliott bar incident

The Rams traded a second-round pick and cornerback E.J. Gaines to Buffalo for the playmaking wideout. I would also look at a strategy of snagging a top RB in the first and a solid performing WR in the 2nd before making the leap for Elliott and McFadden.

Neymar braced for PSG debut and French culture shock

With worldwide transfer documents finally received by the French Football Federation from their Spanish counterparts, the world's most expensive footballer is primed for a first appearance with his new team. According to The Sun , the Qatari-backed French side who have won the race, with PSG's players told that the 18-year-old is set to be unveiled at the Parc des Princes as soon as Monday.

Dolphins QB Ryan Tannehill To Undergo Season-Ending ACL Surgery

In case there was any doubt, Ryan Tannehill's 2017 season is officially over. The Miami Dolphins opened their preseason against the Atlanta Falcons, and are now monitoring a situation involving rookie linebacker Raekwon McMillan , who was taken to the locker room with an apparent leg injury.

Preseason Offensive Play of the Game: Josh Dobbs goes deep

Engram caught one pass for 11 yards but the focus after his 23 snaps in the 20-12 preseason loss to the Steelers was his blocking, a supposed weakness in college at Ole Miss, where he was not asked to do much in-line blocking. 2 job behind Manning. Smith took over late in the first half, and Webb anchored. We didn't deem it was appropriate because of lack of prep to play in this game.

Bryce Harper suffers bone bruise in knee

The game had been delayed due to heavy rains and it still was sprinkling when the game began. If the injury is serious, that could also take a mental hit to the Nationals' club, or fuel their fire during Harper's absence. Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo is expected to provide an update on Sunday morning. "I couldn't get the ball down in the first inning". "We enjoy our battles and being competitive against each other", said Bochy, whose team was swept by the Nationals in April in ...

Usain Bolt stumbles on his last hurdle, broke down in tears

Amidst the home crowd's jubilation, there was also relief at the sight of Bolt being able to walk off the track after being helped to his feet by his team mates. We hope for the best for him", he added. Blake also said Bolt had a bad feeling before the race about what the delayed start time would mean. Instead, Tori Bowie was the unlikely first double gold medalist at the championships, anchoring the USA team to the 4x100-meter relay title ahead of Britain and Jamaica.

Marshawn Lynch sometimes stood, sometimes sat for anthem as a Seahawk

Lynch, who last spoke to the media in June, did not speak to reporters after the game. "But I respect you as a man and you can do your thing". Frankly, I think he's a genius who's laughing at all of us; for me that was confirmed when he was one of very few high profile National Football League players who came out in support of Colin Kaepernick's principled stand for Black lives previous year.

Rory McIlroy already looking forward to next season

Either way Day's mojo is back and as he heads into the final 36 holes he appears to be at least one of the men to beat. Kisner, with strong family ties in the Charlotte area, although resident across the state line in Aiken, South Carolina, watched Day's horror show down the last and nearly had one of his own as his approach shot only avoided finishing in the creek by hitting the footbridge across the hazard.

Pat Nevin sends message to Man United fans about Paul Pogba's weakness

The Belgium striker, a £75 million ($97.6 million, 82.5 million euros) signing from Everton , struck either side of half-time to take his tally of goals against West Ham to 11 in his last 11 appearances. Romelu Lukaku marked his Premier League debut for Manchester United with a first half goal against West Ham as the Belgian striker began repaying his British record transfer fee.

Nightmare start for Newcastle after Captain Shelvey red card

Davies added Tottenham's second with 20 minutes remaining, finishing a slick move with a composed finish beyond Newcastle goalkeeper Rob Elliot, Eriksen again the provider. The Magpies are back in the Premier League after one season in the Championship and Rafa Benitez can look to emulate what Huddersfield did yesterday by recording a victory over a London based team.

Spurs' Bid for Anthony Martial Reportedly Rejected

However, Bouhafsi explained that Jose Mourinho's side have knocked back the possibility of the forward, who is renowned for his electric pace, moving to north London this summer. France's RMC , via L'Equipe, report Tottenham have tried to take advanatge of this uncertainty and submitted an offer to Manchester United. The Premier League runners-up begin the new campaign at Newcastle on Sunday.

Hizb's Yasin among 3 terrorists killed in Shopian encounter

Over a dozen civilians were injured as the security forces fired live ammunition to quell the stone-pelting mobs. Police in a statement said that the three Hizb terrorists were killed in an encounter with the security forces at Awneera village of Zainapora Shopian .

Carrick expects Premier League title challenge from Manchester United

Even if he stays at Stamford Bridge, he's still recovering from an ankle injury and will miss at least the season opener at home against Burnley this weekend - and possibly the first month of the new campaign. "I am not happy", said Benitez, a Champions League victor with Liverpool, "but at the same time for me it's a challenge". "I just think naturally that a manger in the second season knows the players better, knows the club better".

Mets reportedly trade second baseman Neil Walker to the Milwaukee Brewers

He hit .282 with 23 home runs past year despite missing the final month of the season because of back surgery. He accepted a $17.2 million qualifying offer from the Mets last offseason. The totals may seem low to the average fan, but he did miss considerable amount of time with a hamstring issue earlier in the year . The Brewers are now riding a six-game losing streak and enter Saturday with a 59-59 record.

Wenger: I'm relieved that Giroud stayed

Against a plucky Leicester side at a packed and tense Emirates Stadium, Arsene Wenger's men scored twice in the last 10 minutes - first through substitute Aaron Ramsey before the much-maligned Giroud headed in the victor off Granit Xhaka's corner.

Powered by record sprees, Premier League ready for landmark season

The France global came off the bench to head home in the 85th minute as the Gunners started their season with a thrilling 4-3 win. However, Arsenal's makeshift back three of Sead Kolasinac, Nacho Monreal and Rob Holding failed to stop Shinji Okazaki equalising just two minutes later.

Dembele's Dortmund suspension to remain in place indefinitely

Bosz, chief executive Hans-Joachim Watzke and sporting director Michael Zorc held a meeting on Saturday night and they have now chose to extend Dembele's suspension "until further notice " and he will have to train on his own. Dembele has been sounded out by LaLiga giants Barca as a replacement for Neymar , following his astounding EUR222million world-record switch to Paris Saint-Germain.

Raiders' Marshawn Lynch sits during national anthem

However, coach Jack Del Rio has already spoken with Lynch and confirmed that the matter was a "non-issue", according to NBC Sports Bay Area's Scott Bair . It's possible that Lynch has skipped the anthem in some settings, but Del Rio's statement made it sound like Lynch has consistently sat out the anthem throughout his career.

PSG Land Kylian Mbappe in Stunning £160million Transfer

PSG boss Unai Emery, at a pre-match press conference, was quoted as saying by BBC that Neymar was "physically ready to start". "He's been working well and we looked hard at tactics and free-kicks". The 25-year-old forward can play for the Ligue 1 side at Guingamp on Sunday. Les Parisiens won 2:0 at home convincingly against relegation candidates Amiens SC, but they could have easily scored more as they dominated through the ninety minutes.

Neville sends 'horrendous' message to Chelsea about new Man United signing

Bakayoko has not and I saw him in the Champions League a year ago. Former Manchester United captain Gary Neville has claimed that Chelsea manager Antonio Conte is far from pleased with the club's sale of Nemanja Matic . Team-mate Ander Herrera is also desperate to hit the ground running against West Ham. He was good in some games, inexperienced in others. "Matic has intelligence and experience of the Premier League".

Devonta Freeman scores, but Falcons blow another late lead

The Falcons blew a double-digit lead in the fourth quarter and lost. Shortly after inking a five-year, $41.3 million extension , Freeman took the field for his Falcons team against the Miami Dolphins in their preseason opener. He then added, "Now we just gotta go get the trophy!" With back-to-back 1,000-yard rushing seasons in 2015 and 2016, Freeman became the first running back drafted by the Falcons to accomplish that feat since Jamal Anderson in 1996 and 1997.

Southampton's scoring woes continue in 0-0 draw vs Swansea

Southampton boss Mauricio Pellegrino was denied a winning start to the Premier League season when his side failed to find the target against Swansea. "Swansea is a good team, they were ready to attack us but we were well balanced and that was the key to controlling the game in the second half". We've lost twice, the game against Manchester United that we mentioned above, and our very first Premier League match at Manchester City - losing 4-0.

Premier League preview: Manchester rivals chase Chelsea

Manager Mauricio Pochettino has said he is looking for new players but, as Chelsea and Leicester showed in the past two campaigns, there are benefits to having a consistent line-up. The only option Mourinho could truly call upon was Marouane Fellaini, brought on because the Red Devils had no other options that could make an impact on the game.

Nemanja Matic is a "great loss" for Chelsea says Antonio Conte

Sometimes you must accept different decisions. Matic's former team-mate and Chelsea captain Gary Cahill also appeared to question the decision to sell the player. Matic won two Premier League titles, the FA Cup and the EFL Cup across two spells at Chelsea . "He gets the ball, he tackles, he allows others to play - you saw that with Chelsea ".

Tottenham reportedly beat European giants to a major signing

Spurs are also claimed to be interested in recruiting 21-year-old central defender Sanchez from Ajax this summer. The deal would eclipse the £30m Spurs spent on both Erik Lamela in 2013 and Moussa Sissoko on deadline day past year. Spurs manager Mauricio Pochettino believes Sanchez is the ideal fit for his back three, and the youngster could end up playing alongside two other former Ajax players in Jan Vertonghen and Toby Alderweireld.

Could videogames be in the 2024 Olympics?

Estanguet directs attention to the fact that we have nearly seven years before the event, and that means seven years for the public, and more importantly the International Olympic Committee, to develop their views of competitive gaming. If you might be thinking that this consideration will meet the same swift death past niche competitions have met at Mount Olympics - competitive poker for instance - it's worth noting that the distinction here is the medal event, not the inclusion in Olympic ...

Southampton 0-0 Swansea City

Mauricio Pellegrino was nearly helpless as he stood at the sidelines and watched what was an incredibly frustrating afternoon for his side who failed to convert numerous efforts and can only hold themselves accountable for not opening their Premier League campaign with a win.

Federer punches ticket to Montreal semis

They ended up beating me at a certain stages, like Roddick, Gonzalez and Soderling. I mean, I beat one of my idols. "I think the belief was always there". "He played well", Nadal said. "I'm going to try and recover and enjoy the win today before preparing for tomorrow's match". For large spells of the match, the Swiss appeared unusually frustrated, as his first serve dwindled and his much-improved backhand regularly misfired.

PGA Championship: Rory McIlroy makes par after skipping ball on cart path

DeChambeau needed both eagles to counter double bogeys on the second and ninth holes, both par 4s. Just no reason to bail out on those at this point in the position I was in. Tournament officials sounded the horn at 4:43 with lightning in the area. It soured a brief comeback during which Day bagged three consecutive birdies from the par-4 14th which kept him in the hunt despite dropping four shots through 13 holes.

Dutchman Haase tops Schwartzman to reach Rogers Cup semifinals

I know it can't continue that way. I was insecure. I had a lot of problems with other injuries after. He's a great fighter on the court. "I believe it's because I was more aggressive coming to the net". "I played a lot of good matches, especially against Dimitrov", said Haase. "I'm going to try and recover and enjoy the win today before preparing for tomorrow's match".

Alan Shearer predicts where Man United will finish

His next job, in Italy, saw Mourinho win a coveted treble, including the Champions League , in 2010, his second year with Inter Milan. For Jose Mourinho , his second season at a football club has always brought success. Manchester United have spent big this summer, lavishing £140million on Romelu Lukaku, Nemanja Matic and Victor Lindelof. My aim is to be involved in a genuine title race-one that lasts until the last few weeks of the season and not until January.