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Eden Hazard, Tiemoue Bakayoko resume training with Chelsea

Eden Hazard has provided Antonio Conte with a major boost by returning to training for the first time since injuring his ankle on global duty. Chelsea FC managed to become just the second club in Premier League history to drop their regular-season debut as the defending league champions when they fell 3-2 to Burnley earlier this week.

Star wideout's frustration with Jaguars QB Blake Bortles bubbles to surface

Because of this, Marrone said the team has eased back on reps for the 25-year-old. After struggling mightily in 2016 , throwing 23 touchdowns to 16 interceptions with a 59% completion rate, most of the training camp headlines around Bortles have focused on his inaccuracy.

Devin Mesoraco suffers fractured foot in Reds' loss

Mesoraco suffered the injury during Monday night's game against the Chicago Cubs after being hit by a pitch in the foot in the top of the second inning by Cubs right-hander Jose Quintana. A product of Samford, the Reds selected him in the first round in 2013. The Cubs scored six times in the seventh - highlighted by reliever Mike Montgomery's two-run double and Rizzo's two-run single - to make it 12-2.

Perez's Agent 'Hopeful' Deportivo Deal Can Be Completed

Perez's representative Rodrigo Fernandez Lovelle has now confirmed Depor have made a move and he is hopeful a deal will be reached, despite speculation Arsenal have rejected the La Liga side's latest offer. As a result of the Chilean's positional change from left flank to centre-forward Olivier Giroud became a back-up striker and Perez was third choice nearly the moment he moved to the Emirates.

Everton agree £45 million deal to sign Gylfi Sigurdsson

And the Iceland global was subsequently not included in their Premier League opener against Southampton on Sunday. According to Press Association, Sigurdsson will undergo a medical on Wednesday to complete his transfer to Goodison Park, which has dragged on for weeks.

Ezekiel Elliott to file suspension appeal Tuesday or Wednesday

Thompson on multiple occasions" prior to the made-up assault. The Cowboys star running back is preparing to appeal the six-game ban handed down Friday and taking aim at the alleged victim's credibility in arguing that he did not harm her and does not deserve the baseline ban.

West Brom sign midfielder Barry from Everton

Capped 53 times for England, Barry has made over 600 league appearances for Aston Villa , Manchester City and the Toffees . Barry, who had four years at Goodison, has signed an initial one-year deal. "There was a big void when we lost "Fletch" and Gareth will fill that void", Pulis told the club website. "He really wants to play and I'm really looking forward to working with him".

Dolphins' woes continue as CB Tony Lippett tears Achilles

And that's why we're trying to get young players to go because this is what happens. And we just want them to keep proving it to us. Gase said the injury occurred when Lippett jumped up as he came down without anyone touching him. Lippett, who started 13 games previous year and had four interceptions, was expected to be the Dolphins' No. 3 cornerback behind Byron Maxwell and Xavien Howard.

Katharina Liebherr: A letter to Saints fans

A spokesman for the Premier League said: "As with any change of control at a Premier League club, we have checked the sources and sufficiency of funding in place to acquire the shares, and been provided with a detailed business plan showing the new owners can sustain the club going forward".

Blue Jays recall LHP Mayza

Loup still had some work to do, and he did it, striking out Lucas Duda before getting the risky Evan Longoria to line out softly to Refsnyder. Jays starter Nick Tepesch allowed the lone run on four hits and three bases on balls through six innings of work before a pair of relievers throw scoreless baseball.

Transfer window to close before start of the Premier League season

Clubs in the Premier League will make a decision on whether the transfer window should be shut before the season gets underway. Now it appears those prayers will be answered, with the clubs' representatives voting next month at the Premier League shareholders' meeting.

Deadly tree fall at religious event in Portugal — Madeira

The crowd had gathered near the church by a fountain, which is surrounded by tall trees, to light candles in honour of Mary, TV station SIC Noticias reported. The Spanish ABC newspaper specified that ambulances and fire brigades were at the scene and noted that the number of victims could increase due to a human stampede following the incident.

Buffon, Messi, Ronaldo up for UEFA Men's Player of the Year award

Now we have got that out the way, it is worth pointing out that on Tuesday, European football's governing body announced their top shortlist for who will win the UEFA player of the year award. The 39-year-old Buffon was a key member of the Juventus side that reached last season's Champions League final, but he missed out on a first winner's medal as the Italians were beaten 4-1 by Ronaldo's Real Madrid in Cardiff.

Maria Sharapova handed US Open wild card

Sharapova, who is soon to release her autobiography, Unstoppable: My Life So Far , said in the book that her 2004 win left Williams "bawling" and "crying" in the locker room. Sharapova is hopeful of winning a wildcard to the final grand slam of 2017, the US Open, which begins on August 28. "And I have many". Day, 17, of Santa Barbara, Calif., ranked No.

Sergi Roberto 'losing patience' at Barca

Now, the Catalan giants have agreed the signing of another midfielder in the form of Brazilian worldwide Paulinho and that because of that other midfield stars including Sergi Roberto are disgruntled ( Don Balon ). The 25-year-old midfielder is said to be unhappy with the Catalan giants, as they announced the signing of Brazil global Paulinho on Monday. Roberto has claimed 95 La Liga appearances but his chances of regular football look likely to be limited this season.

Doklam standoff: Ceremonial Indo-China meet on I-Day unlikely

Yang flew down to Nepal from Pakistan where he was the chief guest at the official celebrations of the 70th Independence Day. He is leading a 21-member delegation that includes senior officials of China's Communist Party and the foreign ministry.

Eagles cut RB Ryan Mathews following physical

The Eagles announced on Tuesday morning that they have released running back Ryan Mathews . That would seemingly preclude Mathews from collecting the injury-protection benefit in his contract and allow the Eagles to save $4 million by granting him his release.

Watch Yankees' Aaron Judge Break Slump With 36th Home Run Against Mets

The Yankees had lost two of three to Boston over the weekend. The Mets and Jacob deGrom beat the Phillies, 10-0, on Thursday. "We know they're unsafe in this park", Mets manager Terry Collins said. In the meantime, the Yankees need to show a killer instinct in this series. "He's made some adjustments and feels a little bit more comfortable in the box", Yankees manager Joe Girardi said.

Stephen Wooldridge, Australian Olympic cycling champion, dies aged 39

While he only rode in the preliminary round of the team pursuit in that year along with Peter Dawson and sat out during the final, an International Olympic Committee ruling meant that he was awarded gold for his participation after teammates Graeme Brown, Brad McGee, Brett Lancaster and Luke Roberts beat Great Britain to take out the top spot.

Fulham reject £25m Tottenham bid for Ryan Sessegnon

According to Sam Wallace in the Telegraph , Spurs are also interested in Ryan's twin brother Steven, but neither have put any pressure on Fulham to let them leave the club. This morning, the Daily Mirrror reported that Fulham rejected a £25m bid from Spurs. Tottenham Hotspur have reportedly made a sensational £25 million bid for 17-year-old Fulham left-back Ryan Sessegnon.

Suns' Jackson on potential Irving trade:' It would have happened by now'

Wojnarowski lists the Spurs, Celtics , Knicks and Bucks as four teams who have already expressed an interest in a deal for Irving , but the Cavaliers have very specific aims for what they want the return of an Irving trade to look like.

India's Independence Day: Kashmiris observe Black Day today

In Muzaffarabad, a big protest demonstration will be held at Central Press club. Azad Jammu and Kashmir Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider Khan, leaders and representatives of various political, social and religious organisations will address civilians on this occasion.

Busquets admits that Barcelona have to buy a replacement for Neymar

Both players have reportedly agreed personal terms to join Barcelona but asked about an update on the double pursuit, Segura said: "We can not say anything because it is a poor favor to the players and a lack of respect to their clubs".

Ronaldo scores, gets red card in Real Madrid win against Barcelona

However, Ronaldo could be in more trouble as he pushed the referee in the back after being shown the 10th red card of his career. "We are going to enjoy this today, because it is something to enjoy, and tomorrow we will think about the game on Wednesday".

Stoke close to Jesé Rodriguez capture on loan from Paris Saint-Germain

Newcastle are close to completing the signing of Stoke striker Joselu for a reported £5m. Newcastle scored just 44 goals the last time they were in the Premier League, with an 18th place finish seeing them relegated in the 2015/16 season, despite the appointment of Benitez in March 2016.

The Titans Have Released A Statement About Jarryd Hayne

The issues involved must be addressed in the best interests of the clubs future . As for speculation in the media that the decision to sack Henry has already been made, the former Raiders and Cowboys mentor said he remains focused on finishing the season strongly and staying on next season.

Arsenal boss Wenger on matchwinner Giroud

Gunners fans will be pleased to see the 28-year-old smiling amid talk of a potential move to Manchester City or Paris Sant-Germain, with many anxious Sanchez had wave goodbye to supporters at the end of the win over Chelsea last weekend. Arsenal on Friday had to twice come from behind to secure a thrilling win. The north London side's lead lasted just over two minutes as Shinji Okazaki headed home from close range after some poor defensive errors from the Arsenal goalkeeper and ...

Chargers rookie Mike Williams expected to make National Football League debut in October

If Williams is placed on the active roster to start the season, the team believes he might be able to start practicing in September, which means he could possibly get on the field as early as Week 4 or 5. The Chargers have elected for him to utilize rest and rehab rather than undergoing surgery to fix the ailment. Potentially, Williams could be available for the bulk of the season.

Dolphins sign replacement for McMillan, officially end Tannehill's season

The 29-year-old quarterback missed the final four games of the 2016 season and the playoff game against the Pittsburgh Steelers that followed. McMillan was able to walk off the field on his own without a limp, but the Dolphins now know that he has torn his ACL, and will be out for the season.

Federer overcomes sloppy start to down Ferrer

A tight start to the match went to serve for the first eight games leaving it 4-4, but Federer picked up the first break in the ninth game, repeatedly attacking Bautista Agut's second serves to the point at which the Spaniard double faulted to hand the Swiss the break.

Brighton vs. Manchester City live stream

We had to be patient first half, they were defending really well. "We ran like a League One or a Conference side - you don't see any players on my team who don't run and that is what I am most proud of", Guardiola told his club's official website.

Seahawks' Bennett sits for national anthem in preseason opener 7 Sport

I love hot dogs, like any other American, I love football like any other American. "And I mean, if you're really not racist, then [you] won't see what he's done, what he's doing, as a threat to America, but just addressing a problem that we have", said Lynch .

Ashwin's county cricket stint confirmed

The move to "rest" Ashwin comes after he played every game of India's marathon 13-Test home season, in which he sent down 4430 balls to break spin predecessor Anil Kumble's record (3,673 balls in the 2004-05) for the most deliveries in a single season in Test history.

No fipronil found in Luxembourg farm eggs

While untainted eggs were back on the shelves in many shops across the country, Dutch farmers told AFP they were still dealing with the fallout over eggs that were found to contain the insecticide fipronil. The Dutch authorities on Thursday arrested two directors of the company at the center of the food safety scare, with prosecutors saying they suspected them of threatening public health and possession of a prohibited pesticide.

Players who the Detroit Lions should consider to replace DE Kerry Hyder

Hyder was injured during the Lions second defensive series on the game at it was apparent nearly immediately that something was seriously wrong. That's according to a report from NFL.com which says Hyder suffered a torn Achilles. He had been in the mix to start at strong side linebacker and also provided much-needed depth at defensive tackle. Since joining the Lions, he's appeared in all 32 games, serving an important function on multiple special teams units.