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by | July 16, 2018 | 22:00

According to the latest reports in The Sun , Napoli have slapped an £80 million price tag on star defender Kalidou Koulibaly in a bid to warn off interest from Premier League title challengers Chelsea . "I think with one or two adjustments, we can try to play my football ". Sarri earned praise from the likes of Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola for the way he turned around the fortunes of Napoli from 2015-18, returning the team to the Champions League and nearly ...

by | July 16, 2018 | 21:43

Justice Department indicted 12 Russian military intelligence officers for their role in hacking Democratic entities during the 2016 presidential campaign. He cited his historic meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in June as a "good thing", along with meetings he has had with Chinese President Xi Jinping.

by | July 15, 2018 | 05:28

Her rival on Saturday will be No.11 seed Kerber of Germany. "I think it's unbelievable that she's even had time and made the effort [to get back to that level]", she said. Williams is the lowest ranked player to reach the women's final but that number will fool no one, and especially not Kerber who was runner-up to the American in the 2016 final.

by | July 15, 2018 | 05:25

Anderson's fifth set alone lasted almost 3 hours as his semifinal became a test of endurance more than skill. "I don't really know what to say right now", Anderson said. But if you ask majority, I'm sure they would have preferred to see a fifth-set tiebreaker, too. The match marked the second-longest in tournament's history, behind only his meeting with Mahut.

by | July 14, 2018 | 03:00

Trump's comments come after an explosive interview the president conducted with The Sun newspaper, in which he publicly criticised the prime minister's Brexit strategy and suggested it would kill any chance of a US-UK trade deal. Earlier, activists floated a six-meter-high blimp outside parliament depicting the USA president as an orange, snarling nappy-wearing baby. "I used to love London as a city", Trump said.

by | July 14, 2018 | 02:58

Memories turned back to him being substituted off after half an hour for Liverpool against Tottenham last October, when he went head to head with Harry Kane. 'It was tough first-half. "One minute you think everything's in control and all of a sudden the ball's in the back of the net and he's right in the middle of it".

by | July 13, 2018 | 00:33

Later, asked about Theresa May's plan for leaving the European Union, he echoed the British Prime Minister's own words that " Brexit should mean Brexit". The trip coincides with a tumultuous week for May after two senior ministers resigned in protest. . A number of the locations where President Trump will stop off are in Thames Valley Police's area of jurisdiction.

by | July 13, 2018 | 00:13

Croatia will take on France in the final on Sunday. But the goal stood, and it energized the Croatian players. "I have been in sport in different areas for long enough to know what my life is day to day". Croatia will face France in Sunday's final (4pm) as they look for their first taste of glory on the worldwide stage. As well as scoring, Perisic also hit the post for the second straight game and set up Mandzukic's victor, heading a poor clearance toward the Juventus striker ...

by | July 11, 2018 | 04:39

Ominiously for the other seven women left in the draw, the 23-time Grand Slam champion, who missed Wimbledon past year but won the title on her previous two visits, insists there is still plenty of room for improvement. "I'm just here just to be here, and to prove that I'm back", Williams added. Williams, however, lifted her intensity in the second set, avoiding any break points as she secured one break of her own.

by | July 11, 2018 | 04:04

Following some superb attacking displays, comparisons with the 1998 team that midfielder Ivan Rakitic - who was born in Switzerland to parents who originally hailed from Croatia - remembers so well were inevitably made. In England's class of 2018, free kicks, corners and wide crosses are mostly provided by England's wing backs, Young and Kieran Trippier, and they are proving tough to defend.

by | July 10, 2018 | 03:57

Four of the boys were safely rescued on Sunday after rescuers carried out a risky operation, amid fears the waters will rise again to a unsafe level. After Monday's rescue effort, four boys and their coach were still inside the labyrinth cave. A dive expert now helping at the scene of the trapped soccer team in Thailand has given an insight into the conditions rescuers are fighting against to help the trapped boys.

by | July 10, 2018 | 02:57

The 12 young footballers and their coach became trapped in the Thiam Luang cave two weeks ago due to rising water after they entered the cave made it impossible for them to escape. The plight of the group has transfixed Thailand and the rest of the world, as authorities struggled to locate them and then devise a plan to get the boys and their coach out.

by | July 09, 2018 | 00:44

The appearance of the safety auto on the 33rd of 52 laps, after Sauber's Marcus Ericsson crashed at Abbey, was greeted with a huge cheer from the 140,500 crowd who had already cheered Hamilton's every overtake. Lap 22 - Vettel still is in the lead. He went on to make reference to Vettel taking out Valtteri Bottas on the first lap of the French Grand Prix two weeks ago, but stopped short of saying Raikkonen defnitely hit him on objective at Silverstone .

by | July 09, 2018 | 00:21

Thousands of fans have gathered in Moscow to welcome back the Russian team after its narrow loss in the World Cup quarterfinals. The five-time world champions left the World Cup empty handed after losing to Belgium in the quarterfinals, leaving only European teams contending for the title in Russian Federation.

by | July 09, 2018 | 00:09

Very fearless and talented people!,' the president wrote on Twitter Sunday morning. She said members of the 353rd U.S. Special Operations Group and U.S. "But I expect the operation to finish in the next couple of days". Other divers were on guard along the unsafe first kilometer of the passageway. Reporters are ordered to move 2 kilometres back as final rescue preparations began on Sunday at Tham Luang cave in Mae Sai district, Chiang Rai.

by | July 06, 2018 | 22:32

Wimbledon has come under fire in the past for sending top women's seeds, including Venus and sister Serena, out to the smaller courts. On Wednesday, there were more women's matches than men's on six show courts. Williams, who gave birth to her daughter in September, won the last of her crowns at SW19 in 2016, which was also the last time she competed in south London.

by | July 06, 2018 | 22:30

Nadal insisted he has no problem with the Brazilian official, but admitted he had previously requested the ATP appoint other umpires to his matches. Djokovic overcame an apparent thigh problem to beat Horacio Zeballos 6-1 6-2 6-3, while top-ranked Nadal defeated Mikhail Kukushkin of Kazakhstan 6-4 6-3 6-4.

by | July 05, 2018 | 03:29

As the match continued Neymar's "performance" intensified, with some calling him a "great footballer, even better actor". Neymar has had an unspectacular World Cup so far, although by no means unproductive. Brazil coach Tite defended his player and insisted Layun "stepped on him". Brazilian football star Neymar has been subject to a lot of criticism during the World Cup .

by | July 05, 2018 | 02:17

For the week, Park carded rounds of 66-72-71-69 for a finish at 10-under 278. "Wind just took it really hard to the left, and then it's in the water hazard", she said. Park slammed home a 7-foot birdie putt to win, as Ryu's birdie effort rolled past the left edge of the cup. Putting from the back fringe, Hataoka's 15-foot birdie effort missed right, and she was eliminated.

by | July 05, 2018 | 01:32

Penalty hero Marcus Rashford trained with England's back-ups the day after helping Gareth Southgate's men to a memorable World Cup shootout win against Colombia. Of their nine World Cup goals so far, seven have come from dead ball situations (including three penalties). The national teams, which cleared the round of Last 16, are hosts Russia , Croatia , Uruguay , France , Brazil , Belgium , Sweden and England .

by | July 04, 2018 | 17:29

If Barcelona forward Messi , who previously quit the Argentina team in 2016 before changing his mind, does not continue until the 2022 World Cup in Qatar , he will end his career without a major trophy for his country. "I could not contain myself and told her what I thought about the vain Ronaldo , the Portuguese national team and all the clubs she likes."Then I took my belongings and left her forever", he said with finality".

by | July 04, 2018 | 16:40

Swapping Real for Juventus would also involve waving goodbye to Madrid's temperate winters and having to acclimatize to Turin's far more rigid climate. Neymar is one season into a five-year deal that would see him stay with the French champion until his 30th-birthday. Real Madrid have denied they have agreed a deal to sign Paris St-Germain forward Kylian Mbappe .

by | July 04, 2018 | 15:48

He scored more goals than he had in all the previous tournaments put together. After the match, Portugal coach Fernando Santos couldn't come to terms with the result. Aguero's opportunistic header into the goal after replacing Pavon underlined how Argentina failed to combine as a team through poor selection and planning.

by | July 04, 2018 | 15:06

Two years later, it was re-recorded with slightly different lyrics as "3 Lions 98" - and, of course, it resurfaces pretty much every time there's a footy tournament in which England are involved. Fans were quick to comment below Megan's post to congratulate them both. Those of us over 40 have waited a long time to win one of those. "I've got that power and agility to get around the goal", Pickford said.

by | July 03, 2018 | 21:21

The 34-year-old dropped to the bench for the last-16 clash, having started all of Spain's three group games, but was introduced on 67 minutes for his 131st global cap. "I spoke with every player individually more than I had in the past and I had to explain to them why, where, what, and it has worked out as you see.