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Real Madrid boss Perez tackles Ronaldo problem

The reigning victor of the Ballon d'Or and Best FIFA Men's Player award has been "outraged" by what he feels is unfair treatment by Spanish tax authorities, making him determined to quit the club and the country. "We are accustomed to intensive speculation on possible arrivals and departures during the transfer period", wrote Rummenigge in the statement. Michael Ballack expects Cristiano Ronaldo to remain at Real Madrid amid rumours linking the Portuguese superstar with a shock exit. Read More »

Real Madrid: Florentino Perez is re-elected as president until 2021

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It has since been reported that Manchester United could offer up to a whopping £182 million for the return of the talented forward, alongside Spanish player David De Gea . Manchester United and Paris Saint-Germain have been touted as possible destinations for the 32-year-old, while Bayern Munich were on Monday moved to dismiss rumours linking them with a stunning swoop. Read More »

Russia's matches vs Portugal and Mexico expected to be uneasy - deputy PM

The eight-team Confederations Cup which runs until July 2 in St Petersburg , Moscow, Kazan and Sochi is being seen as a test for Russian Federation ahead of the 2018 World Cup . However, it was Russian Federation who got the next goal in the 69th minute as Boxall failed to deal with Samedov's cross, which allowed Fyordor Smolov to tap into an empty net. Read More »

Formula One: French Grand Prix returns in 2018

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The FIA's World Sport Council meeting in Geneva yielded a draft which puts France on June 24 followed by Austria and Great-Britain on the trot. The China and Singapore grands prix remain subject to confirmation from the commercial rights holder. Read More »

SRK, GMR Group own two franchises in SA's T20 league

While the franchisee representing Cape Town will under the Bollywood star, GMR will own a Johannesburg based franchisee. The GMR Group owns the Johannesburg side while in Benoni, Pakistan Super League franchise owner Javed Afridi is the man in charge. Read More »

Fleury eligible for National Hockey League expansion draft

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For one thing, Fleury's contract limits the number of teams he can be dealt to. Washington isn't the only team that might see a talented player plucked from its roster for nothing. Any signing would count as the player's former team's selection in the expansion draft. Anaheim wants to keep defensemen Sami Vatanen and Josh Manson , Columbus wants to keep goalie Joonas Korpisalo , forward Josh Anderson , and defenseman Jack Johnson , and NY wants to keep forwards Josh Bailey and ... Read More »

Lions coach Gatland rails at New Zealand 'blocking'

The Lions dominated a quality Maori All Blacks side in the Rotorua rain on Saturday, making them pay for a 47th-minute yellow card to scrum-half Tawera Kerr-Barlow. "There's no doubt there's some pressure on him because certain players and certain combinations have gone well", Gatland said. "I thought we squeezed the life out of them, and even the try they scored was a speculative one". Read More »

Gareth Bale speaks out after Champions League win

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Madrid's attacking brilliance proved too hard for Juventus to contain, giving Zinedine Zidane his second Champions League title in 18 months of top-flight management. "It's a long season, but I'm motivated, I'm happy". The former France playmaker's contract expires in a year, but he said he was not thinking about leaving. Read More »

PSG - Antero Henrique tient son premier renfort !

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Joao Luis Afonso est un proche d'Henrique depuis plusieurs années, et avaient collaboré au FC Porto. Le futur dirigeant parisien aurait même déjà commencé à travailler avec son patron depuis trois semaines. Il aura sous sa charge Éric Pécout, Adrien Tarascon et Luis Ferrer. À noter que d'autres adjoints du directeur sportif devraient bientôt débarquer, notamment le jeune retraité Maxwell. Read More »

Pakistan defy all odds, cruise to Champions Trophy final after outshining England

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When Morgan was asked why Pakistan had found batting much easier during their chase, where they cantered along at almost six an over, he said: "I think the explanation is they played two days ago on it". "We did prepare, Pakistan bowled well but we didn't adjust and 200 isn't competitive, 250-270 would be a good score". Though England played three of its Group A matches on new pitches, the pitches allocated to Sophia Gardens had all been used once each during the group stage meaning ... Read More »

Louisville builds big lead, holds off Aggies for 8-4 CWS win

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After Martin needed only 13 pitches to retire the side in order in the first, the second was an entirely different story. The Maroon and White looked like they might limit the damage to two runs, but Colby Fitch slapped punched a two-run single to rightfield, driving Aggie starter Corbin Martin from the game with A&M trailing 4-0. Read More »

Video review causing confusion for FIFA in World Cup trials

New Zealand , meanwhile, were finding it tough to hold maintain possession of the ball, which led to a lack of chances. Russian Federation sealed all three points as Smolov started and finished a swift passing move in the 69th minute to extended their unbeaten streak to four matches under Cherchesov. Read More »

PTI supporters manhandled me, claims Najam Sethi

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Soon after the match twitter started buzzing with Najam Sethi being manhandled by PTI supporters. Earlier, Board of Investment (BoI) Chairperson Miftah Ismail said: "I just heard that Sethi was physically attacked by a bunch of youthful supporters of PTI". Read More »

Pakistan's path to Champions Trophy glory

Pakistan defeated India by 180 runs and lifted the Champions Trophy. The already considerable scoreboard pressure became impossible for India to cope with when Mohammad Amir reduced them to 33 for three. For Pakistan, pacers Mohammad Aamer and Hasan Ali bagged three wickets each. The fact remained that a fully red-hot Pakistan team , the sentimental favourites for all that they are going through for inability to play at home, was the better team on the day and deserved to win the ... Read More »

Khris Davis 2-run homer leads Athletics to sweep of Yankees

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Mike Napoli hit two home runs, connecting along with Rougned Odor and Shin-Soo Choo in the sixth inning to power Texas past visiting Seattle. Though Judge has been showered with "MVP" chants upon stepping into the batter's box for each at-bat, it was Healy who mashed a pair of long home runs to maximize his value in a 5-2 win for the A's (30-38). Read More »

Johnson arrival at Erin Hills delayed as fiancee due to give birth

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Johnson shot 1-over 73 on Friday to finish at 4 over, three shots off the cut line. Johnson enters the tournament as the world's top-ranked golfer. "But then Erin Hills is not unique to other U.S. Obviously I don't have to worry about them and that's a big relief. "It feels good to still be number one". "I didn't hit it great.but I hit enough fairways to shoot a good score". Read More »

Gasquet élimine Monfils au 1er tour à Halle — Tennis

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L'occasion de faire la belle, donc. Finalement Richard Gasquet s'impose en trois manches et 2h03 de jeu, 3-6,7-5, 6-3. Une blessure qui a néanmoins semblé handicaper le 16e mondial tout au long de la troisième manche, où on l'a vu tomber et grimacer à plusieurs reprises. Read More »

Sabres will return to Pegula's Penn State arena for preseason game

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Terry Pegula donated almost $100 million to his alma mater to fund the construction of the ice rink and the creation of a Division I men's hockey program. Season ticket holders who want to purchase additional tickets (8 ticket limit) can do so during the pre-sale. The Sabres and Penguins will face off in the second ever game between NHL teams since Pegula Ice Arena opened on October 11, 2013, as home of Penn State's NCAA Division I men's and women's ice hockey teams. Read More »

Kyle Busch takes pole at Pocono Raceway

It is the Wood Brothers' first win at Pocono since Neil Bonnett in the Coca-Cola 500 in July 1980. Through 14 races a year ago, Joe Gibbs Racing had already won seven races, with Kyle Busch notching three of them. "For the things that are really hard - like drive the race auto - I'd give him an "A", Blickensderfer told motorsport.com. "That would have been the worst thing we could do". Read More »

How is the Process altered if the Sixers draft Fultz?

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The team's eight first round picks over the next three years will serve as powerful bargaining chips. The protections on those future first-round picks are not known, the report said. Fultz's workout seemingly confirms reports that surfaced Friday evening that the Sixers and Boston Celtics were deep in trade talks on a blockbuster deal involving the No. Read More »

Koepka wins first major

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After three days of benign conditions which have led to a feast of low-scoring, the arrival of strong gusts at Erin Hills suggested the challenging course could finally bare its teeth on Sunday. And, as he also noted, there are no moral victories. At the same time, I don't feel as if I lost the golf tournament. Sharing fifth were Americans Xander Schauffele (69), Bill Haas (69) and Rickie Fowler (72) at 10-under. Read More »

Santos bemused by VAR after Portugal draw

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Cedric Soares' deflected shot then put Portugal back in front - only for Hector Moreno to head home for Mexico in injury time. Portuguese defender Pepe scored a goal in the 22nd minute of the game but it was ruled out due to the use of the video assistant referee (VAR) system. Read More »