Friday August 17-th, 2018

Patrick Vieira Departs New York City FC to Join OGC Nice

Announcing Vieira's departure on their official website, New York City were quick to thank the former World Cup victor for his endeavours. Torrent, former coach of Girona and assistant coach at Barcelona and Bayern Munich, comes to NY from sister c...

Xherdan Shaqiri teases Liverpool move after refusing to rule out switch Xherdan Shaqiri teases Liverpool move after refusing to rule out switch

Xherdan Shaqiri insists that he cannot say anything about his future yet, despite claims he could move to Liverpool, while Tottenham Hotspur and Southampton have also been linked with holding an interest in him. " I am focusing on the national team ...

Robbie Williams to perform at World Cup opening ceremony Robbie Williams to perform at World Cup opening ceremony

Robbie Williams will fulfil his childhood dream and open the Football World Cup. FIFA's strategic body decided on a number of important competition matters, including another step in the bidding process for the 2026 World Cup. Neymar missed the fin...

Emre Can officially released by Liverpool Emre Can officially released by Liverpool

And two of the most famous names on the list are Emre Can and Jon Flanagan . After joining from Bayer Leverkeusen in 2014 in a £10m deal, he made 167 appearances for the club. It is believed that as a result of Can's contract dispute at Liverpo...

UEFA Champions League announced for Federation Internationale de Football Association 19 UEFA Champions League announced for Federation Internationale de Football Association 19

The tournament is woven into the game, and includes a new standalone tournament mode allowing players to use any European club from start to finish. Federation Internationale de Football Association 19 will be available later this year, and will cont...

Werner shines as nervy Germany end winless streak Werner shines as nervy Germany end winless streak

Ilkay Gundogan was booed by Germany fans as the team avoided a late scare to beat Saudi Arabia in their final World Cup warm-up game, in Leverkusen . Manchester City playmaker Gundogan was jeered by supporters during last Saturday's 2-1 loss...

West Ham set price for Manchester United target West Ham set price for Manchester United target

And he insists he hasn't heard anything about his future with United tipped to make a move. Arnautovic said, as translated by Football.London : "I am happy with my job". 'I have a contract at West Ham - that's all we have to talk about'. The spe...

On your mark, get set, waiting for the 'go' on sports bets On your mark, get set, waiting for the 'go' on sports bets

But Murphy said that is not a factor in his deliberations, adding he will give this bill the same level of review he gives all other legislation that lands on his desk. Should Murphy sign the bill, Monmouth Park , as well as Atlantic City, at least ...

Rafael Nadal creates history with unprecedented 11th French Open title Rafael Nadal creates history with unprecedented 11th French Open title

Each time Thiem forced an opening, Nadal immediately slammed the door shut with a brutal backhand, or a ferocious forehand. Thiem looks like he belongs on the big stage - but will he take that confidence into a showdown against Nadal who has only e...

Lewis Hamilton relieved to finish Canadian Grand Prix Lewis Hamilton relieved to finish Canadian Grand Prix

Hamilton has won the Canadian race six times, including the previous three. "I'm just happy. It was a great grand prix to win". Fans witnessed history during Saturday afternoon qualifying, as Sebastian Vettel posted an outright track record lap t...

Lebron James Noncommittal About Return To Cleveland Lebron James Noncommittal About Return To Cleveland

Charles Barkley has issued a warning to those who dare to say LeBron James is equal to Michael Jordan . "The one thing that I've always done is considered, obviously, my family". "Anything is possible", Love said. He owns a home in Brentwood, Calif...

Vettel wins in Canada to overtake Hamilton in standings Vettel wins in Canada to overtake Hamilton in standings

Vettel improved to a 1m 10.764s with his final hot lap to claim pole position, his 54th in F1, with Bottas securing a front row start alongside him. This weekend is round seven of the 2018 Formula 1 World Championship, which takes us to Montreal...

Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem for his 11th French Open title

In winning another French Open title, Nadal dropped one set the entire tournament. It was hard not to feel sympathy for Thiem , playing in his first grand slam final against a man who simply does not lose this particular battle. If there were a...

Hamilton blow as Mercedes postpone new engine in Canada Hamilton blow as Mercedes postpone new engine in Canada

Mercedes' decision will also affects Force India and Williams , who will have to stick with the engines that they have been using since the start of the season. However, Wolff admits that their domination in the past will not guarantee a favorable...

Vettel takes F1 title lead with Canada win Vettel takes F1 title lead with Canada win

Vettel admitted after qualifying he was "a passenger" during practice but says it felt "more natural" while driving his Ferrari in qualifying. The history. Mercedes , Ferrari and Red Bull have dominated the field this season. We knew that in Q3 a...

Pep Guardiola: Yaya Touré’s accusation over African players is a lie Pep Guardiola: Yaya Touré’s accusation over African players is a lie

City and Guardiola initially declined to comment on the quotes, but the latter has now made it clear he totally refutes Toure's comments. Toure played 319 matches over eight seasons with the Sky Blues and won the Premier League three times and the ...

Afghanistan whitewash Bangladesh in T20 series Afghanistan whitewash Bangladesh in T20 series

Earlier, a combined effort by top and middle order batsman helped Afghanistan post a fighting 145/6 in the allotted 20 overs. We will not take them ( Afghanistan ) lightly as we know that the team comprises of good players such as Rashid Khan , wh...

Stokes out of Scotland ODI and 'first part' of Australia series Stokes out of Scotland ODI and 'first part' of Australia series

Woakes has been diagnosed with a tight right quad following the innings and 55-run win over Pakistan in Leeds , which squared the series at 1-1. Stokes will also miss the first-half of the five-match series against Australia with a torn hamstrin...

Trump says NBA champs won't get invite, but Capitals might Trump says NBA champs won't get invite, but Capitals might

I know a guy from the Eagles, wide receiver who played on the Super Bowl-winning team a year ago, and he broke it down pretty verbatim of how his process went with his discussions with his teammates and how he wanted to keep the focus on what the con...

Nadal Grabs 11th French Open Title With Win Over Dominic Thiem Nadal Grabs 11th French Open Title With Win Over Dominic Thiem

He removed the tape from his left wrist and seemed to take a tablet. "It's impossible to think something like this". The trophy was carried into the Court Philippe Chatrier in a brown box during a brief ceremony before play begins and unveiled by t...

LeBron James takes shot at Blazers for not drafting Kevin Durant LeBron James takes shot at Blazers for not drafting Kevin Durant

LeBron James and company had to watch as the Warriors claimed their third title in four years - on Cleveland's home court. None of his teammates scored more than 11. Through 13 career Finals games, Durant has averaged 32.6 points per game, trai...

Rafael Nadal, the King of Clay, Wins His 11th French Open Title

Nadal said afterwards that he feared the worst when the cramp struck: 'There was a tough moment in the third set, I was very very scared but that's sport. Unlike previous year - when those first few games realistically settled things - Thiem bounc...

Rafael Nadal Wins 11th French Open

He removed the tape from his left wrist and seemed to take a tablet. Court claimed the last of her 11 at the Australian Open in 1973. Some wishful anticipation had been made of the fact that, 30 days prior, Thiem had beaten Nadal on the clay of...

Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem for 11th French Open title

Nadal entered Sunday's final 85-2 lifetime at Roland Garros, and that fact alone put Thiem in a precarious position before the proceedings even got underway. Barbora Krejcikova and Katerina Siniakova of the Czech Republic have won the French Open ...

Adam Silver: 'Saddens Me' NBA Champion Won't Be Invited to White House

Curry raised Trump's ire a year ago when he said he wouldn't go to the White House, prompting the President to disinvite him and the champion Golden State Warriors . "Males or females have the right to do what they want to do", he continued. Speak...

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