by | July 23, 2018 | 17:12

Sarri finds himself coming into the most turbulent period at Chelsea since Roman Abramovich's takeover in 2003. The former Napoli coach was confirmed as the new Chelsea boss on Saturday morning along with Jorginho after nearly two months of being replaced by Carlo Ancelotti.

by | July 23, 2018 | 17:13

Chelsea new coach Maurizio Sarri said according to Mirror UK. Chelsea FC star Cesc Fabregas is begging the team's "best player", Eden Hazard , to rebuff the advances of Real Madrid and stay Chelsea . One man that Liverpool are yet to sign, and there is no concrete indication that they will, is Nabil Fekir. He's a player that we all love to play with, especially me.

by | July 23, 2018 | 16:31

Juan Mata's goal was enough to secure a draw in their first of five pre-season fixtures in the U.S., which moves to San Jose in Santa Clara , California , on Sunday. That is expensive for an unimportant friendly match where fans were urged to 'Make Noise!' by the giant scoreboards. "I would like to be in Los Angeles now and I am in San Jose", Mourinho said.

by | July 23, 2018 | 16:14

Daniel Ostanek: Considering the likes of Thomas De Gendt, Lilian Calmejane and Julian Alaphilippe seem to be semi-permanent fixtures in the breakaway at this point in the race, Cort is probably not the name you'd immediately jot down when thinking of favourites for this stage.

by | July 21, 2018 | 14:30

Guardiola allowed defensive midfielder Yaya Toure to leave in the summer and wants a replacement. Instead, the Italy global followed new Blues head coach Maurizio Sarri from Napoli to Stamford Bridge, becoming the club's first signing of the summer transfer window.

by | July 21, 2018 | 13:41

Alisson began his career at Internacional in his homeland of Brazil. And three-time World Cup victor Pele is also hoping Alisson can thrive at Anfield, as the 77-year-old sent a message to his compatriot on Twitter. Known as "goleiro gato" in Brazil - literally "handsome goalkeeper" - Alisson has refused modelling work and even rejected claims that his good looks have accelerated his progress.

by | July 19, 2018 | 11:43

But that's not the reason why Hader's name has been going viral. He is now earning $557,000 this season and is eligible to make $756,000 in pre-arbitration in 2019. "I'm ready for any consequences", he added. Here are the NSFW things Hader said in 2011 and 2012 on Twitter . "I don't remember too far back then", he said.

by | July 19, 2018 | 10:44

However, Bhuvneshwar Kumar (21 runs) and Shardul Thakur (22 runs) gave the Men in Blue the finish they would have wanted as the duo put up a 35-run stand. Suresh Raina (46 runs), Virat Kohli (45) and Shikhar Dhawan all put up a fighting effort, but went in vain. Meanwhile, England won the decider by 8 wickets to seal the series 2-1.

by | July 19, 2018 | 10:08

Grabar-Kitarovic, who lived through Croatia's 1991 independence war and governs in a region that has been caught up in larger geopolitical battles, said Trump's meeting Monday with Russian President Vladimir Putin could calm worldwide tensions instead of inflame them.

by | July 18, 2018 | 12:27

Earlier, Dutch rider Annemiek Van Vleuten won the women's La Course for a second year in a row. The single-day race was run on a route that included most of the men's 10th Stage. Van Avermaet then agreed with a quip from the press pack that he might not get Carte Blanche but maybe he'd a Carte Jaune (yellow), the colour of his jersey.

by | July 18, 2018 | 11:19

He was speaking shortly after his summit with Mr Trump in Helsinki , Finland, on Monday, where the question of alleged Russian interference in the 2016 presidential race loomed large. Trump failed to push Putin to end his attacks on the elections and defended him "on all fronts", Murray said. "I think it is the terrorist groups who are to blame who destabilized the situation in the country".

by | July 18, 2018 | 11:18

Much of the football community wondered why he made the jump to Serie A instead of Manchester United . Panucci said that Madrid could be facing a tricky period of transition in the aftermath of Ronaldo's departure, which followed the replacement of three-time Champions League-winning head coach Zinedine Zidane with Julen Lopetegui.

by | July 18, 2018 | 10:59

If nothing else, this will be Hart's last game ever in a summer league and he is proving why he deserves to be on the big stage. Both the Los Angeles Lakers (6-0) and Portland Trail Blazers (6-0) enter Wednesday's Summer League championship (12:00pm AEST, NBA League Pass) without a blemish on their record.

by | July 18, 2018 | 10:56

Chelsea are a club also believed to be interested in the players services, with Thibaut Courtouis potentially making a move to Real Madrid after his World Cup performances. Simon Mignolet , meanwhile, is expected to leave Anfield this summer after he lost his place to Karius last season. The 25-year-old stopper has spent two years in Italy following his arrival from Internacional in his homeland.

by | July 18, 2018 | 10:03

Trump . All four members of Maine's congressional delegation criticized President Trump for again downplaying and casting doubt on Russia's interference in the 2016 election during his summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki on Monday.

by | July 16, 2018 | 08:44

Croatia's early fun and promise came to an end in the 18th minute on a French set piece. Quickfire strikes by Paul Pogba and Kylian Mbappe midway through the second half put France on course for the title but Mandzukic was gifted a goal by French keeper Hugo Lloris to set up a nervous last 20 minutes.

by | July 16, 2018 | 08:43

Now, with the World Cup winding down and England players heading home to their various clubs, ready for the next domestic season, it's natural for fans to start thinking about the future. "He came into the picture at a very hard moment". "We want to play for each other - and we want to play for this manager". Southgate took time to single out defender John Stones for special praise and defended captain Kane's performance.

by | July 16, 2018 | 07:50

FIFA President Gianni Infantino arrives to a news conference during the 2018 soccer World Cup at the Luzhniki stadium in Moscow, Russia, Friday, July 13, 2018 . But while any seat in the house would be good enough to witness such a spectacle, all throughout the tournament, there has been a select group of fans fortunate enough to experience the World Cup from the ground...

by | July 16, 2018 | 06:44

It was the longest stage of the Tour de France at 231km between Fougères and Chartres. Chris Froome was eight seconds back but Tom Dumoulin lost almost a minute. "(Porte) can be confident after this climb", Van Avermaet said. His deficit to yellow grew to one minute 42 seconds as Greg Van Avermaet finished second to Degenkolb on the day, two parts of a trio 27 seconds ahead of Froome's group.

by | July 15, 2018 | 13:16

He has lost two of his previous four fights, including a shocking unanimous decision defeat a year ago at the hands of Australian Jeff Horn, who didn't hesitate to use his height and heft to rough Pacquiao up. "We dictated the pace". "I'm surprised I knocked him down so early", said Pacquiao. "Like I said, I'm not yet done". Thanks to all the Filipino people.

by | July 15, 2018 | 13:01

Clive Mason/Getty Images Meghan , Duchess of Sussex , and Catherine , Duchess of Cambridge , attend day twelve of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 14, 2018 in London . Kate is always very much the pitch-perfect princess in terms of her regal-but-warm-looking body language and the levels of confidence she displays at royal events.

by | July 14, 2018 | 11:22

Leaving Stamford Bridge was always the likely outcome for Conte following a season in which Chelsea missed out on Champions League qualification after a fifth-place league finish, 30 points behind champion Manchester City. That is all about to change though with the Italian heading to London to sign a deal to replace Antonio Conte at Stamford Bridge but to many on these shores, the former Napoli boss remains something of a mystery.

by | July 14, 2018 | 09:49

The Brooklyn Nets traded Lin on Thursday night to the Atlanta Hawks , according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski . Along with Lin, the Nets will give the Hawks a 2025 second-round pick and the right to swap picks in 2023, per to the report .

by | July 14, 2018 | 09:49

And Williams feels she may not have been given enough credit for reaching this stage in just her fourth tournament back. "I lost count after, like, four surgeries because I was in so many surgeries", she said. "Emotionally and mentally no one can beat Serena but will she hold up physically after having a baby?" the six-times Wimbledon champion said moments before taking her seat in Centre Court's Royal Box.

by | July 14, 2018 | 05:05

The final of the FIFA World Cup is upon us. We've had a lot of success at junior level, now with the seniors. "It's been the strangest World Cup". Southgate backed the move to keep the achievement in perspective. "We knew set plays might give us a competitive advantage, which they did". Who wins England-Belgium? And where does all the value lie? "This group will be stronger in two years' time, due to their age and because of the big-match experiences which we've now been through".

by | July 13, 2018 | 07:57

With the semi-finals done, it's time to update our World Cup 100-a position-by-position ranking of the top-performing players in Russian Federation. "Yes, of course given the situation at the start, but when the players realized who I was, they asked if I was OK", Cortez said. You won't see a fan base more rabid than this one for a title.

by | July 13, 2018 | 07:55

In the opening ODI, spin can be the key factor as the Trent Bridge ground will be drier than normal. The victory by eight wickets, and with 9.5 overs remaining, came after the hosts were all out for 268 with a ball to spare on a sunny afternoon in Nottingham .

by | July 13, 2018 | 07:56

Russia's unexpected run to the quarterfinals sparked a surge of support from fans who had largely been indifferent to the team before the World Cup started. "And physical preparation. If the player is not in good physical shape, he will not play well in a World Cup ", he told ESPN . The rescued boys were invited to the World Cup final in Russian Federation on Sunday but aren't able to attend for health reasons.

by | July 11, 2018 | 08:48

Croatia are in the last four of the World Cup for the first time since 1998 and Vrsaljko says his team's run can not be compared to the Europa League success he enjoyed with Atletico Madrid last term. "This generation has been underrated due to their results but they've had the quality and now they are showing it". The result of the biggest bet taken in this World Cup could be determined as soon as Thursday.

by | July 11, 2018 | 08:11

That variety and injection of pace made Mannarino so unsure of his game and like I've said many times before Fed's brand of tennis is just so unique. "I haven't spent too much time on the court". The Swiss great has played every match on Centre Court since then, losing in the semifinals in 2016 and winning a record eighth title a year ago.

by | July 10, 2018 | 15:27

Tuesday, referring to the name of the trapped boys' soccer team. Rescuers are on their third day of their mission with hopes rising that all 12 boys and their coach will be safely extracted - but billionaire tech entrepreneur SpaceX boss Mr Musk said his pioneering design is ready to help if needed.

by | July 10, 2018 | 14:15

The distance from where the crew is trapped to the main entrance is about a half a mile, and the boys had to travel most of that distance underwater to reach freedom. That left two boys and their 25-year-old coach still inside the cave but authorities were confident of getting them all out by Tuesday evening via a claustrophobic network of tunnels that in some places were completely filled with water.

by | July 10, 2018 | 14:06

After a dramatic win on penalties against Russia , Croatia will play England on Wednesday in front of 80,000 people in Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium for a place in the World Cup final. Southgate said it vindicated his decision to play a weakened team in the final group game against Belgium. 'It is a different way of playing to Liverpool but I had this feeling from the beginning that we could achieve a lot.

by | July 10, 2018 | 14:07

Brazil won the last of their five World Cup titles in 2002. "I played only a year with him but I have affection for him", he said . - Why has World Cup been full of surprises? This will be the first World Cup in 12 years, and just the fifth overall, with all four semi-finalists from one confederation.

by | July 09, 2018 | 05:17

Southgate confirmed to ITV on Saturday that the players now knew who would start and who would be on the bench for the game in Volgograd. "'Cut-throat' is a bit too harsh but I like the way he is quite clear in what he wants and the decisions he makes".