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Sports Manchester United and Chelsea enter race to sign Emre Can from Liverpool
Author: 0 Manchester United and Chelsea enter race to sign Emre Can from Liverpool

The Germany midfielder is in the final year of his contract at ANfield after arriving for £10million from Bayer Leverkusen in 2014. The versatile player has the option to speak to foreign clubs from January. For Liverpool's part, Klopp and the club have appeared at ease as negotiations with Can continue, and they still maintain that they will come to an agreement with the player.

Sports Monaco question Mbappe PSG loan deal
Author: 0 Monaco question Mbappe PSG loan deal

The CIES Football Observatory has released analysis on the deals conducted in the last window, which indicates the French giants got the worst value in Europe's top-five leagues in signing Mbappe in an initial season-long loan deal that will be made permanent for €180 million next summer.

Sports Barry Cowan gives his midpoint update from the US Open
Author: 0 Barry Cowan gives his midpoint update from the US Open

It's been big serve, big forehand and ineffective backhand, but he has taken his tennis to another couple of levels in terms of his aggression. Federer is making his 12th U.S. He, began 2017 as the world No9, regained the No1 ranking last month for the first time in over three years, and nine years after he first rose to the top.

Sports India opt to field in lone T20 against Sri Lanka
Author: 0 India opt to field in lone T20 against Sri Lanka

The captain Virat Kohli also performed well and reached centuries in the last two ODI matches at the island nation. Hardik Pandya was rested for that fifth match on Sunday, and he too is expected to return to the playing eleven. The match was delayed for half an hour due to rain . Because of the rain the players of both teams could not practice. It is possible that one ball cannot be bowled in the only T20 match.

Sports NY Radio Host Craig Carton Charged in Ticket Fraud Scheme
Author: 0 NY Radio Host Craig Carton Charged in Ticket Fraud Scheme

According to New York's WPIX , the arrest is on investment fraud charges connected to an alleged fake ticket scam that Carton and another man were running. Carton has co-hosted the popular sports talk show with Boomer Esiason in September 2007. Carton began his broadcasting career in 1991 at WGR Radio.

Sports 'Tired' Alexis expresses his frustration at the press
Author: 0 'Tired' Alexis expresses his frustration at the press

Against Liverpool , his sole appearance for Arsenal so far this season, Sanchez won all three of this take-ons but created only one chance and failed to register a shot on target during his 61-minute long outing. "You get tired of them criticising you with reason or without reason, you get tired of them wanting to see you defeated, you get tired of saying to yourself I'll pick myself up one more time after crying after a defeat, and you get tired of saying to the world and to the people ...

Sports Roger Federer v Juan Martin del Potro - player profiles
Author: 0 Roger Federer v Juan Martin del Potro - player profiles

Hopefully I can recover a little bit more on my day off tomorrow. "So I didn't change anything". The Austrian retired from the match during the second set. He saved two match points along the way, with two monster serves. "That's what I did with my hands, looking the sky (after I won)". "I'm so glad to go through".

Sports Federer calls medical timeout 'precaution'; del Potro next
Author: 0 Federer calls medical timeout 'precaution'; del Potro next

That's what I did in the end, just keep fighting. The Argentine clearly had the crowd support on the Grandstand court during the fourth-round match. The current world No. 28 in men's singles will now face Federer in the quarterfinals at the US Open . Kohlschreiber didn't lose a set in his first three matches of the tournament, but that quickly changed against the all-time great.

Sports Ohio State the favorite in Week 2's biggest game
Author: 0 Ohio State the favorite in Week 2's biggest game

Two teams that won their openers by a combined 77 points have something to prove? A short touchdown run by Marcelias Sutton with 10 minutes to go secured the cash for OU. "I haven't figured that out yet", he said. "That's something I was really watching". Ohio State remained No. 2 in the media poll and received the other first-place vote.

Sports Boston marathon: Blue Jays-Red Sox go to 18th inning
Author: 0 Boston marathon: Blue Jays-Red Sox go to 18th inning

But the fact of the matter is that Porcello stifled the Blue Jays in his last start, holding Toronto to just one run and I think we may see more of the same here. Josh Donaldson was 2-for-4 with a home run, a walk and three RBIs to lead the way. He was charged with an error that led to two runs in the second inning when he threw the ball into center field on a would-be fielder's choice.

Sports Nigeria dash Cameroon's World Cup qualifying hopes
Author: 0 Nigeria dash Cameroon's World Cup qualifying hopes

Akan Udofia, a wealthy Nigerian businessman, has offered the Super Eagles the sum of $20,000 for every goal scored in Monday's 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying cracker against Cameroon's Indomitable Lions in Yaounde. There are others like Henry Onyekuru and Olanrewaju Kayode. Gernot Rohr's team laboured to find an equaliser as the contest wore on, and a double substitution by Broos just after the hour mark changed the complexion of the match, with Aboubakar and Christian Bassogog ...

Sports How Hurricane Irma Could Ruin the NFL's Opening Weekend
Author: 0 How Hurricane Irma Could Ruin the NFL's Opening Weekend

With Hurricane Irma bearing down on South Florida, the Miami Marlins are allowing families of players and staff to travel with the team on their upcoming road trip. All three of those teams are playing away games this Sunday. "We have been watching Hurricane Irma closely before making our decision to close schools", said Palm Beach School Superintendent Robert Avossa in a prepared statement .

Sports Pablo Carreno Busta through to the US Open semi-finals
Author: 0 Pablo Carreno Busta through to the US Open semi-finals

Williams reached her third major semifinal of the season - something she last did 15 years ago - by edging two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova 6-3, 3-6, 7-6 (2) on Tuesday night to a soundtrack of thunderous partisan support under a closed roof at Arthur Ashe Stadium .

Sports Saudi Arabia return to World Cup
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia return to World Cup

Australia took a major step towards making the 2018 World Cup by concluding their group campaign with a tense 2-1 win against Thailand in Melbourne on Tuesday - a result that reduces the UAE's faint qualification hopes. He had built up his credentials in the domestic A-League after being replaced as coach of Australia's under 20-team in 2007 when the team failed to qualify for U-20 World Cup that same year.

Sports US Open week two predictions
Author: 0 US Open week two predictions

New Zealand's French Open doubles champion Michael Venus remains on course for a second Grand Slam title this year. It's the first time since 2002 Williams has reached at least three major semifinals in a single season and it sets up a blockbuster all-American semifinal with Fed Cup teammate Sloane Stephens .

Author: 0 D-backs beat slumping Dodgers 3-1 in 10 for 12th straight

Carlos Martinez throws three-hit shutout in Cardinals' win over Padres SAN DIEGO - Carlos Martinez threw a three-hitter and struck out 10, Yadier Molina hit a two-run single and the St. "It was an aggressive mistake", Taylor said of the play. Just go up here and try to have a good at-bat. Melky Cabrera added a two-run double while Salvador Perez and Alcides Escobar hit solo homers for Kansas City.

Sports Kevin Anderson in US Open semi-finals after beating Sam Querrey
Author: 0 Kevin Anderson in US Open semi-finals after beating Sam Querrey

Anderson is enjoying a fine northern hemisphere summer that saw him make Wimbledon's last 16 as well as his first ATP final in two years, at the Citi Open in Washington in August. The 6-foot-8 Anderson hammered down 22 aces and won 82 percent of first serve points, just outpacing 6-foot-6 Querrey's 20 aces and 81 percent of first serves won.

Sports Scotland 2 Malta 0
Author: 0 Scotland 2 Malta 0

There was seemingly a sour note to mar the game however, with Brown's claim that Borg, who plays for Valetta in the Maltese Premier League, spat at him. "We knew we had to win our game and then just hope they gave us a helping hand", Brown added. The Jambos skipper said: "The England game was massive but in the grand scheme of things this Slovakia game is bigger".