Grzegorz Krychowiak joins West Brom on season-long loan deal

Grzegorz Krychowiak joins West Brom on season-long loan deal

The Krychowiak deal has sent shockwaves through Europe, with Tony Pulis and co luring the Paris Saint-Germain midfielder to the Hawthorns on a season-long-loan. Krychowiak won two Europa League titles with Sevilla and won the Trophee des Champions, Coupe de la Ligue and Coupe de France last season at PSG. Read More

Kanu Nwankwo has a message for Super Eagles ahead of Cameroon game

Kanu Nwankwo has a message for Super Eagles ahead of Cameroon game

The match in Uyo is the first of two World Cup qualifiers between Nigeria and Cameroon. Of these games, three happened to be the Final matches of the Africa Cup of Nations (all won by Cameroon, including a nail -biting penalty shoot-out session in Lagos in February 2000), and there were two different fixtures of FIFA World Cup qualifiers (1968 and 1989) shared equally. Read More

Red Sox gun for six straight at Toronto

Red Sox gun for six straight at Toronto

Using an approach that is somewhat reminiscent of Mark Buehrle 's skill set, he threw 5.2 innings against the Red Sox, holding them to one run on three hits. "I feel like I just go out there and just distract", Davis said. Dominic Leone came on in relief of Anderson and served up a solo homer to Hanley Ramirez in the seventh inning. Read More

Sri Lanka vs India: Lasith Malinga to Lead Lions in 4th ODI

Sri Lanka vs India: Lasith Malinga to Lead Lions in 4th ODI

This is the time we have to stand up and give confidence to young players - to let them know we are still good enough to play global cricket. "Now I feel really comfortable to bowl 10 overs - I bowl consistently". "If that is successful, we will be able to get a good result tomorrow", he added. The slinger has been under pressure to perform since his return to national squad after nearly a two-year break. Read More

Toronto sports fans react to the Air Canada Centre name change

Toronto sports fans react to the Air Canada Centre name change

Starting July 1, 2018, the downtown Toronto arena will become Scotiabank Arena , starting a 20-year deal between Scotiabank and Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment. The original report of the $640 million figure came from TSN's Rick Westhead , who says sources close to the deal said that is the figure to expect. Read More

Mariners Trade for Cardinals Pitcher Mike Leake

Mariners Trade for Cardinals Pitcher Mike Leake

The exact parameters of the exchange aren't fully known, but it's expected that the Cardinals will receive some compensation or a low-level prospect in return. "And anybody that can come in and get a little bit deeper in the ballgame for us but does have experience is really, really big". Leake will immediately join the starting rotation for the Mariners and could be a huge improvement for the staff. Read More

Jose Mourinho Considering Shock Late Bid For Riyad Mahrez

Jose Mourinho Considering Shock Late Bid For Riyad Mahrez

United's other two summer signings Romelu Lukaku and Nemanja Matic have been in top form since joining the club, but Lindelof hasn't managed to break up the partnership between Eric Bailly and Phil Jones used by Mourinho so far. And Mourinho said in his postgame news conference: "This is about the quality of the players because they are good". Rashford scored only three minutes after coming in. Read More

Stafford pushes the bar to $27 million per year, sort of

Stafford pushes the bar to $27 million per year, sort of

But there's no more precious commodity in today's National Football League than a difference-making starting quarterback , and Stafford was the difference between winning and losing in a NFL-record eight games a year ago. Instead, the two determined sides found common ground right in the middle, and now they can focus on trying to get back to the playoffs this fall. The team's starting quarterback is nothing if not consistent, rarely pulling off an upset win yet nearly never losing to a ... Read More

Mitch Trubisky will start in Chicago Bears final preseason game

Mitch Trubisky will start in Chicago Bears final preseason game

Earlier: On Friday, New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman and Kansas City Chiefs running back Spencer Ware suffered season-ending knee injuries in preseason action. It's even more devastating for Meredith considering how far he came in just a couple seasons. He went undrafted. But he successfully transitioned from college quarterback to WR1 in the NFL . Read More

Kerber tumbles out of US Open

Kerber tumbles out of US Open

Not yet two full days into the U.S. Open , Arthur Ashe Stadium has already played host to a pair of major upsets. "I got the break back and after that, everything changed". I know that I will not give up like this. "I came here with a good feeling". The only other matches completed were No23 seed Barbora Strycova's win over Misaki Doi, Yanina Wickmayer's win over No28 seed Lesia Tsurenko, and Sorana Cirstea's win over Lesley Kerkhove. Read More

Nurmagomedov Calls For Bout With McGregor in December

Nurmagomedov Calls For Bout With McGregor in December

At least that was before the fight started. "I could have made it boring". And, it was always going to be a circus. "You gotta give credit where credit is due", Malignaggi told iFL TV. and Conor McGregor surprised some critics not because of the final outcome, but because McGregor managed to battle with the tactical Mayweather into a tenth round. Read More

Vontaze Burfict Reportedly Facing 5-Game Suspension for Hit on Anthony Sherman

Vontaze Burfict Reportedly Facing 5-Game Suspension for Hit on Anthony Sherman

Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict is in hot water with the National Football League once again. "The club will support Vontaze in the appeal process", the team statement said. The NFL will hear Burfict's case next week, according to Schefter. When on the field, Burfict is an impact player in the Bengals defense. The Bengals will open the season with Burfict and cornerback Adam "Pacman" Jones suspended. Read More

Arsenal to hold talk with Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain

Arsenal to hold talk with Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain

Although Wenger is reluctant to let Oxlade-Chamberlain leave, the 24-year-old is determined to quit the Emirates before the summer transfer window closes. The fact that he goes into the a year ago of his contract does not mean we have no chance to extend it. Well, John Cross is reporting today that both Liverpool and Chelsea are interested in Ox, with Chelsea seemingly being Ox's preferred destination. Read More

Tottenham Hotspur 2/9 to win against Burnley in Sunday's Premier League clash

Tottenham Hotspur 2/9 to win against Burnley in Sunday's Premier League clash

Chelsea's season got off to a rough start as a sloppy performance against Burnley saw them ship three first-half goals and then come short in the second half as they chased a comeback. Once again though Mauricio Pochettino will be left thinking what do his side have to do in order to win at the National Stadium, where they always seem to struggle playing. Read More

Slum visit hits Aussies hard ahead of first Test

Slum visit hits Aussies hard ahead of first Test

Bangladesh have no shortage of self-belief, having beaten England in their most recent home Test and Sri Lanka in their most recent away Test. THE Australian Test team, fresh from a bitter contract standoff, has prepared for tomorrow's first Test against Bangladesh by visiting slums in the capital Dhaka . Read More

Ronda Rousey planning to get married during Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor

Ronda Rousey planning to get married during Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor

Ronda Rousey , the former UFC bantamweight champion who stepped away from the sport following a devastating loss in December, will Wednesday heavyweight fighter Travis Browne , according to UFC President Dana White. He added that although Rousey is very happy to finally Wednesday, she has not announced any retirement plans yet. UFC was interested in her making a return to the Octagon this year but there has been no talk of it of late. Read More

Spain's Nadal Named Top Seed at US Open

Then there is 18-year-old Denis Shapovalov who stunned Nadal in Montreal on his way to the semi-finals. "Is obvious, no? I am not that way [to want the matchup]". Hopefully it will be a night session. "I know if I stay in shape there are chances for me to do well at the US Open , but to win it?" Where does the 2017 U.S. Read More

Zlatan Ibrahimovic signs new one-year contract with Manchester United

Zlatan Ibrahimovic signs new one-year contract with Manchester United

In his exclusive sit-down Ibrahimovic said his recovery is coming along well, insisting: "When I come back to play football on the field I will be better than before". "From the first year going to United, the team has been winning trophies and learning the sacrifice it takes to win a trophy, and the mental part, and that is where I think the coach brought the team, the mental thing and me as a player". Read More

Manchester United aim for third win as they face Leicester City

Manchester United aim for third win as they face Leicester City

The opening minutes saw United lay siege to the Leicester goal but it was the Foxes who reached the quarter-of-an-hour mark having enjoyed the better of possession. Make no mistake, Mata has been brilliant so far, but one can be forgiven for feeling that the pairing of Rashford and Martial would offer a lot more pace and cutting edge going forward. Read More

New Zealand retain Bledisloe Cup in thrilling fashion

Tries to Israel Folau, Michael Hooper and Bernard Foley - the first of which after just 33 seconds - had earlier handed the Wallabies a shock 17-0 lead within 15 minutes. In addition to the lure of sealing the Bledisloe Cup, the All Blacks are also drawing on the memory of New Zealand Rugby icon Colin Meads, who died last Sunday aged 81. Read More