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Ibrahimovic takes Rooney's No.10 after signing new Man Utd deal

Ibrahimovic scored 28 goals in 46 appearances last season and spoke of his delight at rejoining the club. However, United have been astonished by Ibrahimovic's recovery and the Jose Mourinho says the Swede will be "important" in the second phase of the season.

Arsenal agree a deal to sell defender

Reports claim wages could yet be a stumbling block to a deal for the Hornets, but the player is keen to move on in search of first-team football. Gibbs had not featured for Arsenal this season, and with the player in the final year of his contract Arsenal have chose to sell.

Colts Edge Steelers for First Preseason Win

Golden started the first seven games at strong stafety last season before giving way to Sean Davis following the Dallas game. Tolzien's stat line was marred by a second-quarter interception, but he otherwise was decisive and sharp while directing one touchdown drive and another that resulted in Adam Vinatieri's 45-yard field goal.

Indians shutout Royals for second straight night

The Indians would keep playing long ball in the seventh, when Encarnacion blasted a no-doubter to the bleachers. The Royals Jason Hammel had a flawless game thru 5 innings, retiring the first 16 batters he faced. He was excellent in this one, though, in tying his career high with nine punchouts. The Royals and Indians close out their 3 game series Sunday afternoon.

CP Women's Open 2017: Chun holds lead, three tied for second

Early in the round today I was as well. Jutanugarn shot 76-78, making eight bogeys and only one birdie Friday. "I basically said to myself, go out and make pars and, if the birdies fall, the birdies fall". "If you hit it good on this course and get a lot of birdie tries, the greens are good enough to make some putts". First-round leader Marina Alex is two shots adrift with fellow Americans Mo Martin and Brittany Lincicome .

Baltimore boxer Gervonta Davis misses weight, forfeits IBF title

The 22-year-old was due to make the second defence of his 130lb title on the undercard of his mentor Floyd Mayweather's showdown with Conor McGregor on Saturday. Davis landed the harder shots but didn't dominate as the massive favorite. Davis, widely considered the best young fighter now in the Mayweather Promotions stable, fought mostly with his hands down, attacking from various angles, but unlike the masters of that type of style like Roy Jones and Prince Naseem Hamed, Davis rarely ...

OPEN THREAD: Rams vs. Chargers

Adding up all his preseason numbers, Rivers finished 11-12 passing for 141 yards, two touchdowns and was not sacked. Jared Goff completed 5-of-8 passes for 56 yards, zero touchdowns and an interception in the Rams' third preseason game.

Second seed Halep draws Sharapova at US Open

The former world No 1, who tested positive for the drug meldonium in 2016, returned to action in April and was awarded a main-draw wildcard for the tournament she won in 2006 after French officials denied her that same courtesy for the French Open earlier this year.

Lewis Hamilton beaten by Ferraris in final practice for Belgian Grand Prix

The German has not been seen in public since he suffered severe head injuries in a skiing accident in France in 2013. "I am here to give Mercedes a hard time even if they are fancied to win the title". " Schumacher always said records are there to be beaten and they want to say a special 'thanks, '" Brawn told Hamilton. I know Seb doesn't want to be my team-mate.

Badou Jack Is The New WBA World Light Heavyweight Champion

Jack's previous four fights resulted in two majority draws, a split-decision win and a majority-decision win. But into the fifth and it was more of the same story as Jack's left hooks and uppercuts were finding homes on Cleverly's chin and body.

United subs Rashford, Fellaini sink Leicester

That was clear as Leicester's resistance was battered, even though the victory relied on goals in the last 20 minutes from substitutes Marcus Rashford and Marouane Fellaini . "It was good patience from Jesse Lingard and Fellaini just managed to get a touch". "If I have to choose a word to describe my team, I would have to say, 'Solid, '" Mourinho said.

Leicester City's Harry Maguire "delighted" with England call-up

Rojo was involved in Tuesday's session, with Luke Shaw and Ashley Young also taking part as they continue their own recoveries from injury. " Anthony Martial is a hard worker and very confident". Maguire played the full 90 minutes as Leicester went down 2-0 to Manchester United on Saturday evening, and the former Hull ace was upset by the manner in which his side conceded twice in the final 20 minutes.

Roma 1-3 Inter Milan

He moved to Inter determined to make a fresh start with an underperforming side, who finished seventh and out of Europe altogether. He chested down Radja Nainggolan's pass and volleyed it home. Two minutes later, Inter equalised out of the blue when Antonio Candreva found Icardi who turned and stabbed an improvised effort past Alysson. But the Argentine swivelled to send a low shot past Roma keeper Alisson.

Maria Sharapova passionate ahead of US Open after 'tough' suspension

Nadal then won his 10th French Open trophy in June, and Federer won his eighth Wimbledon title in July. The US Open is one of the highest-attended annual sporting event in the world. Kerber beat Pliskova in last year's final in NY and moved up to No. 1 in the rankings for the first time. Sharapova has been participating in tournaments via wild-card invitations, beginning on red clay at Stuttgart, Germany, in April.

Michael O'Neill: 'Jonny Evans will not let transfer talk distract him'

The Northern Ireland worldwide, who has missed West Brom's unbeaten start to the Premier League season with a hamstring injury, was named in Michael O'Neill's squad for their forthcoming World Cup Qualifiers. Nothing's been done so we can't talk about it. "What Jonny offers is a lot of flexibility in the sense he can play in a flat back four, in a back three and we have played him at left back on occasions, so that ability to play in a number of positions is great from a defensive point of ...

Canadian Pacific Women's Open: Holly Clyburn three off lead at halfway

Alex is going to spend her Saturday morning focusing her ball striking at the windy Ottawa Hunt and Golf Club. She also said that the massive crowds this week made her a little bit "shaky" and that she "let them get in my way a little bit", but now that she's back in the hunt, at the Hunt, come one, come all and be loud and be boisterous.

Buccaneers: 6 Storylines to Watch during the Third Preseason Game

Quarterback Jameis Winston of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers gets pressure from linebacker Demario Davis #56 of the Cleveland Browns and defensive back Ibraheim Campbell #24 as he throws a pass during the second quarter of an National Football League game on August 26, 2016 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida.

Torches Oregon State in opener

He immediately showed his rapport with star receiver Michael Gallup, connecting with him 11 times for 134 yards. Luton went 27 of 47 for 304 yards and two touchdowns, but was also picked off three times for a QBR of 57.9. Hernandez is coming off a season where he caught just 19 passes for 241 yards and a touchdown. If you're looking for other snap judgments about Week 1, expect a lot of love for Colorado State as Mountain West champions and the possible Group of Five representative ...

New England Patriots WR Julian Edelman tears ACL, out for the season

There was no update on the injury following the contest, but National Football League reporter Adam Schefter tweeted Friday night that the team suspects Edelman tore a knee ligament, and and he will have an MRI on Sunday. The loss of Edelman will hurt, but the Patriots offense is loaded, particularly at wide receiver. Edelman signed a two-year, $11 million contract with $7 million guaranteed before this offseason.

South Africa pummels Argentina 41-23 in heated Rugby Championship Test match

As a result of this bonus-point win in Argentina, South Africa have moved to the top of the standings with nine points but they have the same points as second-placed New Zealand after two matches. An Andries Coetzee try was correctly disallowed for a forward pass and number eight Juan Manuel Leguizamon was sin-binned after the Argentine pack had received several warnings.

Las Palmas vs Atletico Madrid Spanish Primera Division

He lasted the entire duration of the match and put up an exhilarating performance for Diego Simeone's men. Atletico broke the deadlock after three minutes as Angel Correa weaved his way into the box before slotting into the bottom corner.

Dolphins release offensive lineman Kraig Urbik with injury settlement

An eight-year National Football League veteran, Urbik has played in 100 career games with 63 starts for Buffalo (2010-15) and Miami (2016). Steen started at left guard against the Philadelphia Eagles on Thursday night, but Davis relieved him after a few series.

Tyrod Taylor leaves Bills game with concussion

Taylor's head hit the turf hard after taking a sack. The team placed the quarterback in the concussion protocol, and soon thereafter the team confirmed that he had sustained a concussion. Peterman was a fifth-round pick of the Bills in April. All told, Taylor completed 61.7 percent of his passes for 3,023 yards, 17 scores and six picks with a banged-up receiving corps at his disposal past year.

Juventus chief clarifies stance on Liverpool's Emre Can

Despite not landing their man, Gazzetta dello Sport report that the Bianconeri will return for Can next summer and have a gentleman's agreement of sorts to sign the player for free in 2018, given that he's yet to renew his deal with the Red's.

Kenneth Omeru rejoins Kasimpasa on loan

Omeruo makes return to Kasimpasa as he also played for the same club in the 2015/16 campaign registering 26 appearances with the club. Kasimpasa have picked up four points from their opening two league games this season, including a home draw with reigning champions Besiktas.

Huddersfield and Southampton play out stalemate

The only other newly-promoted team to win their first three games in a Premier League season were Bolton in 2001/02. It gives us a chance to be successful. The Terriers have kept a clean sheet in both of their Premier League games so far. Three games into their first Premier League season, Huddersfield are ahead of Manchester City on goal difference but could be usurped at the top by Manchester United, who are facing Leicester City in the 17:30 BST kick-off.

Barcelona In Touch With Willian

The Catalan giants have also passed the claim on to Fifa and the French Football Federation via the Spanish Football Federation to take what they see as "the appropriate legal effects". While it would be a bonus for Willian and Barca, a move would be a big blow for Chelsea . Willian struggled to cement his place in Chelsea's side last term, starting just 15 Premier League games and coming off the bench in a further 19.

Marcell Dareus sent home after violating team rule

Dareus, 27, has experienced several injuries this preseason, most recently a hip injury. The Bills first selected Dareus with the third overall pick in the 2011 NFL Draft out of the University of Alabama. He later entered a pretrial intervention program to have the charge dropped. Dareus was also arrested in the Buffalo suburb of Hamburg in May of 2014 on street racing charges after crashing his vehicle into a restaurant parking lot.

Nottingham Forest midfielder set for Leeds United reunion this weekend

Hodge feels that Forest looked flat throughout, while Leeds reaped the benefits of being able to make big changes to their side in midweek EFL Cup action against Newport County, something which left them fresh; Forest played Middlesbrough last weekend and Newcastle United in midweek.

3rd win gives Mourinho belief United is transformed force

If i have to choose a word to describe my team, I would have to say "solid". "I just realise, like many other people, when he retires, you realise how many matches he played, how many goals he scored, what he represents for the football in this country and many congratulations for his career with the Three Lions".

Julian Edelman has torn ACL

Julian Edelman's knee injury could mean bad news for the New England Patriots, but, really, no one likes seeing athletes get hurt. In other words, Patriots fans should still be excited about the 2017 National Football League season. He cannot be placed on PUP since he didn't start on it to open training camp, but if the injury is deemed serious enough to keep him out more than a month he could open the year on injured reserve and then brought back before Week 8 since a new rule this year ...

BWF World Championship Saina Nehwal bows out with bronze

Che had earlier upset favourite Akane Yamaguchi on Thursday, and will be the underdog for a third match in a row as she faces fourth-seeded Sindhu in the semi-finals. Okuhara continued her charge with absolute determination and Saina seemed to have lost steam as she gave Okuhara the match point with a smash that went wide.

Noel Reportedly Taking $4.1M Qualifying Offer From Mavs

The offer was signed in Los Angeles this week, according to sources. It's an interesting move, considering Noel recently switched agents so he could get a max deal from the Mavericks . He played his college basketball at the University of Kentucky and was originally selected by the New Orleans Pelicans with the sixth overall pick of the 2013 NBA Draft, but was immediately dealt to the 76ers for Jrue Holiday.

Injured Andy Murray to Miss US Open

Murray , who won the US Open in 2012, hasn't played since Wimbledon in July after limping out in the quarter-finals. Murray said he didn't know if he was going to end his season prematurely, as Novak Djokovic, Stan Wawrinka and Kei Nishikori have done.

Bird, Ellsbury lead Gray, Yankees over Mariners 6-3

They started the afternoon 4 1/2 games back of the Red Sox in the American League East and 2 1/2 games in front of Minnesota for the first Wild Card position. Greg Bird . In his first game with the Yankees since May 1, Bird's two-out single in the fourth inning, setting the table for Ellsbury's home run two batters later.