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Sports Wayne Rooney makes perfect start to Everton return
Author: 0 Wayne Rooney makes perfect start to Everton return

Another new signing Michael Keane played in the second half after his arrival from Burnley and his header saw Dominic Calvert-Lewin nod home only for the goal to be wrongly ruled out for offside. "I would like to start by thanking Everton and the fans for the last four wonderful seasons, I have made some special friends and we have shared some unbelievable moments", Lukaku told the club website.

Sports Bardet wins 1st Pyrenean stage, Froome loses lead to Aru
Author: 0 Bardet wins 1st Pyrenean stage, Froome loses lead to Aru

Romain Bardet and Fabio Aru blew the Tour de France yellow jersey race wide open on Thursday as Chris Froome showed his first signs of weakness. Yates leads the young riders' classification by two minutes and 38 seconds from the South African. "I don't know, I'm not doing anything special", he said.

Sports Summer league: Best rookies, best vets, most disappointing
Author: 0 Summer league: Best rookies, best vets, most disappointing

Sure they may play different sports, but champions tend to hang out with champions. You may not be able to watch all eight games, but there are two matchups you should keep an eye on. Jackson and Fox are known for their defence and athleticism, but both poured in 18 points in the Phoenix Suns' 89-85 win against the Sacramento Kings in the first day of Las Vegas competition.

Sports Lonzo Ball Notches Impressive Double-Double in Win vs. 76ers
Author: 0 Lonzo Ball Notches Impressive Double-Double in Win vs. 76ers

What kind of an impression it made on James , the Cleveland Cavaliers superstar who is among the elite free agents the Lakers plan to pursue next summer, is unknown. Zubac drew a foul with 4.6 seconds left and made a pair of free throws for the final margin. The third time was the charm for Lonzo Ball . Instead, LaVar created Big Baller Brand and introduced the ZO2, which is now going for the "low" price of $495.

Sports Jurgen Klopp remaining calm over Liverpool's transfer dealings
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp remaining calm over Liverpool's transfer dealings

That's all I have to say about it - there's nothing more since then. The 27-year-old spent the second half of last season on loan at Crystal Palace with the club keen on signing the defender on a permanent deal. If there is a moment where he is strong enough, he is there. "In terms of the positions in which Liverpool need strengthening, I think the goalkeeping situation is always a healthy debate", he added.

Sports Chuck Blazer, former US, CONCACAF official turned Federation Internationale de Football Association whistleblower, dies at 72
Author: 0 Chuck Blazer, former US, CONCACAF official turned Federation Internationale de Football Association whistleblower, dies at 72

Blazer's death was announced by his lawyers, Eric Corngold and Mary Mulligan. It was later revealed that Blazer had a $6,000 month apartment in Trump Tower for his cats. "I'm perfectly satisfied that I did an excellent job", Blazer once said about his sweetheart deal with CONCACAF. During his tenure as one of football's senior chieftains, Blazer kept a blog-"Travels with Chuck Blazer and Friends"-dedicated to chronicling his brushes with celebrities and world leaders, posing with the ...

Sports Nutt Sues Ole Miss For Alleged False Statements
Author: 0 Nutt Sues Ole Miss For Alleged False Statements

When his contract was bought out at Ole Miss, he signed a separation agreement in November 2011 that he alleges in his lawsuit was violated. "These personal characteristics contributed to Coach Freeze's decision to play the leading role in the self-serving smear campaign that foreseeably damaged Coach Nutt's reputation", the lawsuit says.

Sports Bryce Harper praises Dak, Cowboys in All-Star Game
Author: 0 Bryce Harper praises Dak, Cowboys in All-Star Game

Get prep sports breaking news alerts from the Gwinnett Daily Post staff delivered to your email. Baseball fans who want the game to remain relevant (and be wholly more entertaining) should hope that the powers that be learned a valuable lesson on Tuesday night and apply it to the regular season going forward.

Sports Daniel Alves snubs Manchester City to join PSG in controversial move
Author: 0 Daniel Alves snubs Manchester City to join PSG in controversial move

In fact, I'm not really sure how you pronounce his name, but good luck to the lad. Paris Saint-Germain have confirmed the signing of Dani Alves on a free transfer. He told his fans via Instagram: "It's lit, my friends". I am from the Northeast and I have been ready for anything since I was a kid. " I do not play football for money, I play football because I love this profession and respect those who are part of it ".

Sports Flint athlete to be honored with ESPY Award
Author: 0 Flint athlete to be honored with ESPY Award

He now works for Special Olympics as manager of athlete leadership. In her speech tonight [at the ESPY Awards] Mrs. Obama said that Eunice Kennedy Shriver changed hearts and minds. Shriver passed in 2009, but she has always been recognized as a major force in unifying the world and promoting inclusion. The Chairman of Special Olympics, Timothy Shriver , is set to accept the award on his mother's behalf, TheWrap.com reported.

Sports Pacquiao takes another shot at result after WBO review
Author: 0 Pacquiao takes another shot at result after WBO review

According to Pacquiao, he still hasn't gotten his money, and neither has his head coach Freddie Roach. Of course, Mayweather is arguably the greatest defensive boxer of all time. "It gives me evidence behind me that I can just use now". "I love this sport and until the passion is gone, I will continue to fight for God, my family, my fans and my country", Pacquiao said on twitter.

Sports Lazio, Biglia giunto in ritiro. Si attende il rilancio del Milan
Author: 0 Lazio, Biglia giunto in ritiro. Si attende il rilancio del Milan

Tanti nomi che probabilmente accantonano la titolarità di Lucas Biglia , sempre più al centro del mercato in uscita della Lazio . Le prossime 48 ore potrebbero essere decisive. Intanto l'agente del regista argentino, Enzo Montepaone , è stato visto a Casa Milan (sede del club rossonero) per provare a chiudere la trattativa nel minor tempo possibile.

Sports Muguruza moves past Kuznetsova at Wimbledon
Author: 0 Muguruza moves past Kuznetsova at Wimbledon

Muguruza kicked off her campaign at the All England Club with a straight sets win over Ekaterina Alexandrova before doing the same against Belgian Yanina Wickmayer 6-2, 6-4 and then Sorana Cirstea in the third round 6-2, 6-2. We practice a lot of times in Spain together. In fact, she didn't drop more than four games in any of the six sets she played to reach the fourth round.

Author: 0 US tops Martinique 3-2 in CONCACAF Gold Cup

Martinique's stunning equalizer came eight minutes later, with Parsemain getting another goal in fortunate circumstances. Jordan Morris doubled the USMNT lead in the 64th with Eric Lichaj assisting. Panama , who drew with the United States in their opening match, faced a deficit just after the break when Carlos Chavarria pounced on an errant pass and rifled his right-footed shoot past a helpless Jose Calderon in the Panamanian goal.

Sports Should Arsenal fans worry about Man Utd scouting Lacazette?
Author: 0 Should Arsenal fans worry about Man Utd scouting Lacazette?

The Manchester Evening News report that Jose Mourinho wasn't so convinced by the French star, who scored 28 Ligue 1 goals for Lyon last season, and was signed for €53 million by rivals Arsenal . Arsene Wenger will be subjected to incredible levels of criticism having signed a two-year contract extension despite last year's disappointing finish while Jose will also have to oversee a massive improvement domestically after another summer of big spending.

Sports Federer underlines favourite status by romping past Raonic
Author: 0 Federer underlines favourite status by romping past Raonic

Federer next plays Tomas Berdych on Friday for a place in the final after the Czech world No.15 benefited from Novak Djokovic retiring injured midway through their quarter-final earlier on Wendnesday. Raonic, who had defeated Federer here past year and had won both of their last two meetings, found himself up against a different man, someone who resembled himself a decade or so ago.

Author: 0 Ozil Wants To Stay At Arsenal

Sanchez's future also remains unresolved with less than a year left on his contract, and Ozil conceded it would be a major blow for Arsenal to lose their top scorer. The German midfielder, who has for a long time been linked with an exit, is believed to be buoyed by the arrival of record signing Alexandre Lacazette , with whom he "can't wait" to play.

Sports Cilic avoids Nadal and Murray at Wimbledon; Querrey next
Author: 0 Cilic avoids Nadal and Murray at Wimbledon; Querrey next

Former number one Caroline Wozniacki admitted: 'I think that's something we've talked about at Wimbledon for the last 10 years. It was only increasing as the days went by. "I probably spent about two and a half hours on the table today". But it wasn't to be. There's no way out if you don't feel fit. The preference was to play the Djokovic v Mannarino match as scheduled on No.1 Court.

Sports National Basketball Association trade deadline will be before All-Star Break, report says
Author: 0 National Basketball Association trade deadline will be before All-Star Break, report says

The changes are an aggressive measure to try to speed up the game, which can elongate considerably in close games, when coaches choose to often go and draw plays or rally the troops before an imminent catch-up takes place. In addition to the timeout rules voted on Wednesday, The Vertical's Shams Charania is also reporting that the NBA's Board of Governors have voted to move up the league's trade deadline to the second Thursday in February, prior to the All-Star break.