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Nobody is indispensable - Figo thinks Real Madrid could cope with Ronaldo exit


Don Balon says Mourinho wants United's board to use the budget drawn up to re-sign Ronaldo to spend on Neymar . Club veteran Pepe is expected to be shown the exit door with PSG again a possible destination. On Wednesday, Mascherano's Argentine teammate Angel di Maria also reached a deal with the authorities that saw him hit with a €2m fine and 16-month jail term for two counts of tax fraud during his time at Real Madrid in 2012 and 2013. Read More »

Southampton demand eye-watering £65M for Chelsea target


But, if Chelsea retain their interest in Van Dijk, then a £60m offer for the Dutch worldwide may well be in the offing; it might take a similar amount to prise Sandro away from perennial Serie A winners Juve, while Monaco will look to swell their pockets to the tune of £35.2m if Bakayoko makes his expected move from France to England. Read More »

Sur les quais de Seine, Emmanuel Macron fait la pub des JO

Un message fort sera envoyé dès ce vendredi au Comité international olympique ( CIO ) à l'occasion de la journée olympique célébrée chaque année le 23 juin, date anniversaire de la création de l'instance dédiée à l'Olympisme et aux sports. Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo se donne le temps de la réflexion — Transfert


Elle n'est pas la même qu'Ed Woodward, le vice-président de MU, qui rêvait de faire revenir Cristiano Ronaldo à Old Trafford lorsque le Portugais a fait savoir en coulisse ses envies de départ du Real. Le buteur de 32 ans, qui avait simplement indiqué avoir " la conscience tranquille " sur le chapitre fiscal, ne s'est pour l'heure pas davantage exprimé. Read More »

Canet (Honda) s'impose aux Pays-Bas, Livio Loi 21e


Grâce à sa victoire, Aron Canet revient à 30 pts du leader Joan Mir (140 pts contre 110). Jorge Martin, à nouveau parti en pole position, n'a pu finir que 4e, juste devant le Français Jules Danilo, auteur de sa meilleure course de la saison. Read More »

Loew looks to add to Germany's strong Confed Cup semis record


The Germans were lucky not to go behind by two goals when Eduardo Vargas hit the crossbar in the 20th minute, and they'd go on to take advantage of their good fortune with a 41st minute equalizer. "We had a very intensive and tactically good game", Loew said. There were two teams on the pitch who have a very strong game-plan and I think that is very attractive for the players and spectators. Read More »

Magic sees Lonzo as one piece in Lakers' grand rebuilding plan

You're like "Oh I want this guy and this guy, this guy, I'd love to play with that guy" but you don't really think who's got to go in order for that to happen. It's quite the promise, as the Lakers finished second-to-last in the West last season and a whole 15 games out of a playoff spot, but LaVar has come through with some big promises in the past, so I won't be the one to doubt him here. Read More »

Pinch-hitter Hector Sanchez powers Padres past Tigers 7-3


Sanchez was batting.087 in 19 games before hitting his second home run of the season. "Simple as that", Ausmus said. "Just didn't get it done". I'm not sure how anybody can even consider backing the Tigers with the way they've played the last week, as the pitching staff continues to stink up the joint and the offense doesn't play with consistency. Read More »

Westgate Las Vegas not high on Lakers' playoff hopes in 2017-18

The first seven picks were one-and-dones and a record 16 of them heard their names called in the first round . Ball, a Chino Hills native who entered the draft after one year at UCLA , was selected by the Lakers at No. In his first public appearance since getting drafted by the Lakers, Ball probably wanted to avoid the embarrassment of throwing a wild pitch, a feeling celebrities like 50 Cent and Snoop Dogg know all too well. Read More »

Danny Ainge was 'mad' at Josh Jackson canceling workout


Tatum said he stayed in contact with Duke Coach Mike Krzyzewski throughout the draft process, and it was Coach K who encouraged him to take the Celtics up on their last-minute invitation. We try not to overreact to those types of things and make a big deal of it. Agents and players have all sorts of motivations to get to certain places. Read More »

FP1: Verstappen quickest as Perez crashes out

Elsewhere, Daniel Ricciardo was fourth for Red Bull ahead of Force India's Esteban Ocon with Verstappen in sixth. "I think this is a circuit where you need to build up a rhythm, but we did not let Lewis out at the right times and he did not have the chance to do that", said Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff of Hamilton, who has struggled to find the sweet spot in his auto earlier this year on other street circuits, including Sochi and Monaco. Read More »

Burnley make approach to sign Huddersfield striker


Both Gray and Keane's contracts at Turf Moor have one year left to run, but the duo are yet to sign new deals. Gray won the 2015-16 Championship Player of the Year after his 25 goals propelled Burnley to the Sky Bet Championship that sealed their return to the Premier League after just one season. Read More »

Federer to face Zverev in 11th Halle final

The Swiss top seed will play 20-year-old German Alexander Zverev , who beat Richard Gasquet , in Sunday's final. After a disappointing start to the grass court season where Federer lost in the first round of the Stuttgart Open, he has turned this around completely. Read More »

Le plan radical de Mandanda pour signer à l'OM — Crystal Palace


Crystal Palace n'entend pas brader un élément acquis il y a douze mois pour 2 millions d'euros (bonus inclus). Et Mandanda dans tout ça? Un an après son arrivée en Angleterre, l'ancien Marseillais (32 ans) aurait fait part aux dirigeants du club de son sentiment de ne pas avoir été respecté . Read More »

Hamilton Wins in Canada but Vettel Takes the Spotlight


It was the three-time champion's sixth victory at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve-where he claimed his maiden triumph in 2007-as well as his third this season and the 56th of his career. "I'm shaken, I'm speechless", he said, standing in front of the crowded stands with the gift. Sebastian Vettel had to settle for second on the grid in Montreal after he was unable to match an awesome lap by Lewis Hamilton . Read More »

Warren Gatland declares Owen Farrell fit for first Test


Rory Best will be the second successive Ireland player to captain the British & Irish Lions on their 2017 tour, leading the side for Tuesday's clash with the Chiefs at FMG Stadium Waikato in Hamilton ( kick-off 7.35pm local time /8.35am Irish time ). Read More »

Heavyweights Germany, Chile clash at Confed Cup

Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez was on target in that game to become Chile's all-time leading scorer with 38 global goals. "We are confident that we can win this tournament". Pic: Getty ImagesAlexis Sanchez broke Chile's scoring record against Germany , but Lars Stindl ensured Group B's fate will be decided on the final matchday. Read More »

76ers deal for No. 1 pick, eye G Fultz


If that happens, Boston will get either the Sacramento Kings' or the Sixers' No. 1 pick in 2019 - whichever one is more favorable to the Celtics. Boston will receive the 2018 Lakers pick owned by Philadelphia now, so long as that pick is between Nos. Read More »

10 things to watch for UND fans at NHL Draft


He is looking forward to many more games in Sin City. But Hischier is just over 6-feet tall and listed at 179 pounds, and will need to put on more muscle to succeed in the National Hockey League. Joining Shaw at the event will be friend and teammate David Quenneville - who went through the draft process previous year, going 200th overall to the New York Islanders. Read More »

The Tin Man strikes at Royal Ascot, no joy for the Queen


There looks to be a good three-year-old (Caravaggio) about the place so we will see what happens later in the year. He (The Tin Man) loves Ascot as that is the third time he has won here. The star-studded cast of fillies that grace numerous boxes at Ballydoyle looks to have another new member after September advertised her Classic credentials for next year when initiating O'Brien's brace in the Chesham Stakes. Read More »

Mourinho faces jail over tax fraud


Speaking about Ronaldo's reported desire to leave the club, Perez added: 'Not I, nor anyone at Madrid , is contemplating that Cristiano could leave the club'. Ronaldo was livid over being singled out for disproportionate treatment after the Spanish prosecutors accused him of defrauding the authorities of €14.7m (£12.8m). Read More »

Le président des supporters russes interdit d'entrée au stade — Coupe des Confédérations

La compétition se joue tous les quatre ans. Il est là pour parler de jeu donc arrêtez avec ça. Buteur et élu homme du match, Cristiano Ronaldo estime que son équipe est sur le bon chemin. Il n'a pu empêcher la défaite de son équipe (0-2). "Nous ne sommes favoris de rien, mais candidats". Une sorte de répétition générale à laquelle participent la Russie (pays hôte), l'Allemagne (championne du monde), le Portugal (vainqueur de l'Euro), le Cameroun (vainqueur de la CAN), l'Australie ... Read More »

Ward defeats Kovalev to retain light heavyweight titles


As a result Ward retained the unified light heavyweight championship. " I feel good, I should be continuing now ", Kovalev said. Again the Russian started stronger, with Ward firing off enough counter-shots to keep himself in the fight but looking tired between rounds. Read More »