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Sports Manchester City 'have £18m Jonny Evans bid rejected'
Author: 0 Manchester City 'have £18m Jonny Evans bid rejected'

City have already expressed a firm interest in the 29-year-old Northern Ireland worldwide, Press Association Sport understands. And he could move back for more than twice the £8million he was sold for to West Brom by United's then boss Luis van Gaal.

Sports NIA raids PDP lawmaker Yasir Reshi's uncle residence
Author: 0 NIA raids PDP lawmaker Yasir Reshi's uncle residence

The NIA sleuths have raided places in Srinagar , Baramulla and Handwara and operation is still on. The money was being raised to fund separatist and terror activities in Jammu and Kashmir, the NIA had alleged. The NIA spokesman said a lot of incriminating material, suspect financial records and property-related documents and electronic devices including mobile phones, pen drives and hard drives have been seized during the searches at 12 locations in Valley today.

Sports Celebrities show support for Taylor Swift after verdict on groping case
Author: 0 Celebrities show support for Taylor Swift after verdict on groping case

A U.S. jury on Monday ruled in favour of pop star Taylor Swift , who had filed a lawsuit claiming that DJ David Mueller had groped her in 2013 and sued him for symbolic compensation of $1. When asked if she was critical of her body guard for not protecting her if the incident happened like she said, Swift answered, "I'm critical of your client sticking his hand under my skirt and grabbing my ass".

Sports Arsenal should go direct to Alexandre Lacazette: Henry
Author: 0 Arsenal should go direct to Alexandre Lacazette: Henry

In six previous visits to the bet365 Stadium Arsenal had failed to beat the Potters, but that run changed last season when they secured an emphatic 4-1 win. Obviously I am going to be biased because he is French and he plays for Arsenal but I like his overall play. He plays in a fairly traditional centre-forward way, bringing others into play brilliantly at times (a part of his game which is quite underrated).

Sports Patrick Twumasi eyes Celtic revenge in Champions League clash
Author: 0 Patrick Twumasi eyes Celtic revenge in Champions League clash

Rodgers said his side were in such control of the match they could have run up an even more convincing scoreline. "We don't have to win but we want to go there and perform well". A groggy Rogic was replaced by Callum McGregor and Logvinenko by Abzal Beysebekov. What was already a bad night for Astana became catastrophic for their Champion League prospects when they conceded two further goals in the last 11 minutes.

Sports Champions League playoff: Napoli, Celtic, Sevilla in action
Author: 0 Champions League playoff: Napoli, Celtic, Sevilla in action

The Scottish champions take what looks like an unassailable lead to Kazakhstan for the second leg of their play-off on Tuesday and seem nearly certain to be in the group stages of the Champions League . It was the home side who got the third when, with Rogic and Yuri Logvinenko on the ground following a clash of heads, Griffiths slipped in Sinclair and he sped through to drill his shot through the legs of the hapless Mokin.

Sports An inside look at the Atlanta Falcons' new stadium
Author: 0 An inside look at the Atlanta Falcons' new stadium

Any time you get within 500 miles of Atlanta , you have to stop in at a Chick-Fil-A. That distraction was unveiled this week, when they finally completed their $2 Billion Mercedes Benz stadium . The stand will also be open for non-Sunday games played by the Falcons' co-tenant, the Atlanta United of Major League Soccer, also owned by Blank. Falcons fans will have a loophole, too, because Atlanta-based chef Kevin Gillespie will have a stand to sell his COS (closed on Sunday) chicken ...

Sports Dana White Confirms Tony Ferguson vs. Kevin Lee For Interim Lightweight Title
Author: 0 Dana White Confirms Tony Ferguson vs. Kevin Lee For Interim Lightweight Title

Now, UFC President Dana White has announced that an interim champion will be crowed to welcome "The Notorious One" back to the Octagon upon his expected return, as No. The two were scheduled to fight in March, but it fell through when Nurmagomedov was hospitalized during his weight cut. Lee was passed over for a spot on The Ultimate Fighter as a coach, but it is possible this was the UFC's plan all along.

Author: 0 Jesse Lingard: 'Mood in Manchester United dressing room has changed'

While Matic and Lukaku have made instant impacts at United, Mkhitaryan was forced to watch from the bench and the stands in the early stages of his Old Trafford career last season. 8s that can get into the box. The platform from which United produced the best performance of the weekend couldn't have emerged if it wasn't for Jones' gritty efficiency at the back alongside Eric Bailly.

Sports Southampton Plan for
Author: 0 Southampton Plan for "Change of Course" and No Van Dijk Sale

Southampton won't be bullied in to selling Virgil van Dijk to Liverpool and the £70m-rated defender is now more likely to join Chelsea before the end of the month, according to Yahoo Sport . Krueger said: 'The first summer I was here five players went out and six went in, not counting academy. However instead of the Saints stopper, Evans, 68, believes that Liverpool need someone more in the mould of Anfield hero Jamie Carragher , who can prove to be a real leader in the back line.

Sports Delvin Breaux Has Fractured Fibula, Doctors Reportedly Fired for Misdiagnosis
Author: 0 Delvin Breaux Has Fractured Fibula, Doctors Reportedly Fired for Misdiagnosis

Breaux has missed the last two weeks while nursing his leg. A second opinion found there was actually a fracture in the fibula that would cause Breaux to miss 4-6 weeks. "We've got to be smart with regards to a pitch count, how many plays, but we're optimistic that he's going to be able to play". This is an unfortunate situation for the Saints to be so close to the start of the regular season, but at least they now have some solid answers.

Sports Ian Kinsler Goes Off On Angel Hernandez, Believes Ump Is Ruining Games
Author: 0 Ian Kinsler Goes Off On Angel Hernandez, Believes Ump Is Ruining Games

He was asked if he was surprised at how quickly Hernandez gave him the boot Monday . "No, I'm surprised at how bad an umpire he is". The 55-year-old umpire filed a lawsuit against the league last month alleging racial discrimination. Speaking to reporters Tuesday afternoon, Kinsler essentially said Hernandez should quit his job. A normal rotation for the umpires would put Hernandez at second base for the series finale Wednesday, just steps away from Kinsler much of the night.

Sports Pakistani cricketer dies after being struck on the head with a bouncer
Author: 0 Pakistani cricketer dies after being struck on the head with a bouncer

Ahmed played four List A matches and a Twenty20 for the Quetta Bears back in his homeland, as per reports on Pakistani media. "Our sympathies with Zubair's family", PCB wrote on its twitter handle. Its so sad to hear. A focus on player safety has been heightened ever since the tragic death of Australian batsman Phillip Hughes less than three years ago.

Sports Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain 'demands £150k a week from Chelsea'
Author: 0 Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain 'demands £150k a week from Chelsea'

But Wenger is thrilled none of them have gone all the way in forcing an exit after being asked to compare his club's situation to that of Liverpool with Coutinho. Those wages are probably the going rate for a player of the Ox's calibre and furthermore, they would still be under half of what Sanchez is requesting.

Sports Jese Rodriguez close to Stoke switch
Author: 0 Jese Rodriguez close to Stoke switch

He struggled in the French capital, though, making only one start in the first half of 2016-17, and he was loaned out to Las Palmas for the second half of the campaign. Stoke are also in talks with Newcastle United to sell Joselu for around £5million. Jese, 24, joins for the season with no option to buy. The Netherlands worldwide struggled during his debut season in north London and was an unused substitute in Tottenham's opening Premier League fixture against Newcastle, where Dele Alli ...

Sports Chicago Cubs vs. Cincinnati Reds
Author: 0 Chicago Cubs vs. Cincinnati Reds

Louis Cardinals entering Monday's action against the Cincinnati Reds . Bryant followed with his 22nd homer of the season and second in two days to score La Stella and extend the lead to 6-2. Chicago White Sox broadcast Hawk Harrelson is planning on retiring at the end of the season. However, at that time no one used insane shifts of that type, said Maddon.

Sports Star Disgruntled at Club - Man Utd Willing to Pay $47million to Sign
Author: 0 Star Disgruntled at Club - Man Utd Willing to Pay $47million to Sign

Roberto progressed through the ranks at Barcelona before finally breaking into the first-team setup in 2013. "He is versatile and can play in many positions". The Red Devils have been busy in the transfer market this summer. The Barcelona midfielder did not start Sunday's Supercopa clash with Real Madrid despite ending last season as the club's first-choice right-back and has received no assurances from Ernesto Valverde that he is part of his plans for next season.

Sports Pogba: I Am At United To Win PL
Author: 0 Pogba: I Am At United To Win PL

The France global, who left Old Trafford for Juventus in 2012, was brought back to United for a then world-record fee by Jose Mourinho previous year. "What he wants, we have to do". United are top of the table after the first round of fixtures, with Pogba scoring in a 4-0 success against West Ham United.