• Barcelona Looking at £70 million Fee to Land PSG Midfi
Barcelona Looking at £70 million Fee to Land PSG Midfi

Barca sporting director Robert Fernandez has said the Catalan club will make "big-name signings" during the transfer window, with Italy worldwide Verratti reported to be one of their main targets . The 24-year-old is also at the flawless age for an investment and Lionel Messi has personally told Barcelona Verratti should be signed. Althoug...

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  • Happy Hamilton enjoyed 'stroll in the park'
Happy Hamilton enjoyed 'stroll in the park'

A five-time victor at the Canadian GP, which celebrates its 50th anniversary, Hamilton already led qualifying — but by just four one-thousandths of a second over Sebastien Vettel — when he made his final trip around the circuit. "It was still a challenge but it was a bit like the other races I've had here when it has been well managed from the fr...

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  • Mexico urges fans to unite amid Federation Internationale de Football Association threat over chants
Mexico urges fans to unite amid Federation Internationale de Football Association threat over chants

The match window averaged 2.4 million total viewers and 1.4 million adults 18-49, outperforming Fox Sports networks by 394% and 379%, respectively. Chile, making its Confederations Cup debut after winning the 2015 Copa America, was determined to make a statement over African champion Cameroon .

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  • NBA Draft 2017: 5 targets for the Miami Heat
NBA Draft 2017: 5 targets for the Miami Heat

The Knicks and Mavericks have shown the most interest in Ntilikina, who was unable to work out for National Basketball Association teams because his Strasbourg club made the ongoing French finals. Ntilikina, 18, will return to France on a late-night flight after Thursday's draft so he can play in Friday's fifth and decisive game for Strasbourg.

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  • Sergio Aguero insists that he is happy at Manchester City
Sergio Aguero insists that he is happy at Manchester City

While Aguero did spend some time on the bench last season he finished strongly to score a total of 33 goals in all competitions for City. However, that came after a mid-season interlude when the Argentina worldwide lost his starting berth to Gabriel Jesus .

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  • Jonah Hill cut just one thing form his diet to lose weight
Jonah Hill cut just one thing form his diet to lose weight

Hill's weight has fluctuated over the years. He sported a fuller figure in his 2007 blockbuster hits Superbad and Knocked Up . Yes, the same Jonah Hill that packed on 40 pounds for War Dogs . I wish I could say their was some magic pill or genie or something. He said he had changed his diet, mostly eating sushi, and worked with a nutritioni...

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  • Record 65.6 million people displaced worldwide — United Nations refugee agency
Record 65.6 million people displaced worldwide — United Nations refugee agency

It's - once again, Syria seems to have been dying down a little bit. "Wherever you look there are dead ends". Uganda had over the past year received more than 2,000 refugees from South Sudan each day - more than many European countries took in a year, NRC chief Egeland pointed out.

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  • Wayne Gretzky to present Hart Trophy at NHL Awards
Wayne Gretzky to present Hart Trophy at NHL Awards

NHL 18 adds a new NHL Threes mode that's described in a press release as an "arcade-inspired experience with fast-paced, over-the-top action that features faster gameplay, bigger hits, and high-scoring action". This year's beta, which will include NHL Threes as well as online head-to-head action and the EA Sports Hockey League, will go live Ju...

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  • Mexico come from behind to beat New Zealand 2-1
Mexico come from behind to beat New Zealand 2-1

Striker Oribe Peralta hit Mexico's victor in their 2-1 comeback victory over New Zealand on Wednesday to leave them on the verge of the Confederations Cup semi-finals. With the Russians attempting to sit in and deny Portugal space in the middle of the field, Raphael Guerreiro was given just that wide on the left to deliver an inviting cross...

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  • Lakers' Nick Young declines player option, will become free agent
Lakers' Nick Young declines player option, will become free agent

He spent the first five seasons of his career in D.C., alternating between coming off the bench and starting, before ending the 2011-12 year with the Los Angeles Clippers and spending a season in Philadelphia with the 76ers in 2012-13. Young's decision frees up more cap space for the Lakers, who reportedly are trying to work out a deal with the Pac...

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  • Ronaldo heads Portugal to 1-0 win over Russia at Confed Cup
Ronaldo heads Portugal to 1-0 win over Russia at Confed Cup

We played against an opponent playing at home with a home crowd, a team which pressured us, but we were better. "Everyone now, after that game, is incredibly determined to make sure we approach this game with the right mind-set and we have one focus which is we want to progress in this tournament ", said Hudson.

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  • Confederations Cup 2017: Late drama ensues as Mexico battle to hold Portugal
Confederations Cup 2017: Late drama ensues as Mexico battle to hold Portugal

Our team practically had the match won and we conceded a goal in the final minutes. Both teams are trailing hosts Russian Federation in Group A, who beat New Zealand 2-0 in the tournament opener on Saturday. Hernandez scores - A bad error from Raphael gives Vela the ball on the right-hand side, in the box. Salceio slips, and Ronaldo taps the ba...

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  • Germany brace themselves for Chile test
Germany brace themselves for Chile test

KAZAN , Russia (AP) - Chile says it will consider bidding to host the 2026 World Cup with some of its South American neighbors. PSG winger Julian Draxler will captain the team, and is one of the more experienced players in the squad despite being just 23.

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  • Mourinho denies tax fraud during Real Madrid stint
Mourinho denies tax fraud during Real Madrid stint

Though since it was reported on Wednesday that Ronaldo had made a "goodwill gesture" of over 14m euros to the Spanish authorities, perhaps the issue will be put to bed. Cristiano Ronaldo has also denied defrauding Spanish authorities out of €15million between 2011 and 2014. Ronaldo's court date will will be at 11:00 am in the Court of Instructio...

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  • Man Utd boss Mourinho meets Shaw for fresh crunch talks
Man Utd boss Mourinho meets Shaw for fresh crunch talks

Chelsea are hoping to tie Nemanja Matic down to a new contract, despite the midfielder being keen on a move to Manchester United this summer, according to reports in the British media. It's reported that Matic's representatives are in contact with Mourinho, but a deal would hinge on whether Chelsea would allow the sale of one of their key pl...

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  • Russia unveils deaf, psychic cat ahead of Confederations Cup
Russia unveils deaf, psychic cat ahead of Confederations Cup

Putin, who urged Russian Federation to improve their performances in the build-up to the tournament, seemed to enjoy the match and was seen happily applauding Smolov's strike as he sat in the stands alongside FIFA president Gianni Infantino .

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  • Man Utd have concerns about Cristiano Ronaldo bid
Man Utd have concerns about Cristiano Ronaldo bid

Prosecutors accuse Ronaldo , who is the world's highest paid athlete according to Forbes magazine, of evading tax via two companies based in the British Virgin Islands and Ireland. "All this is very unusual", Perez said. The 32-year-old is now on worldwide duty with Portugal at the Confederations Cup. "That's why I will speak with him when h...

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  • Mexico fans warned over homophobic chant
Mexico fans warned over homophobic chant

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo skipped questions at the obligatory post-match news conference after he was voted man of the match following Portugal's 1-0 Confederations Cup win over Russian Federation, going with a brief statement of his own instead.

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  • Former Pakistani greats appreciate national side for ICC Champions Trophy victory
Former Pakistani greats appreciate national side for ICC Champions Trophy victory

The Champions Trophy could be scrapped in favour of staging the World Twenty20 every two years, according to International Cricket Council ( ICC ) chief executive David Richardson. "Certainly, it's not about me and my career but it's about 15 unbelievable players in that dressing room, who have been absolutely fantastic for the past year".

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  • All Whites improve but still lose to Mexico
All Whites improve but still lose to Mexico

Cristiano Ronaldo brushed off the tax storm clouding his Real Madrid future by scoring the only goal of the game as Portugal beat hosts Russian Federation 1-0 at the Confederations Cup on Wednesday. "We were so deflated after the game because we felt we had more that we can show, we showed that in the second half". Knowing the current New ...

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