• Pablo Sandoval could be in Giants lineup Saturday night
Pablo Sandoval could be in Giants lineup Saturday night

Belt missed 46 games with a concussion in 2014 and missed the final 15 games in 2015 for the same reason. Head injuries are something we - thankfully - take very seriously now in sports, and given Belt's concussion history (as well as the fact the 42-69 Giants are nowhere near the playoff race), you'd have to think the Giants proceed...

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  • Mahrez eager for Roma switch
Mahrez eager for Roma switch

Riyad Mahrez still wants to leave Leicester City this summer despite a transfer not looking any closer. Still short of the Foxes' valuation of the Algeria global, the new bid has yet to be rejected, and the player has made it clear he would like to talk to Roma about a potential move there, being unable to do so until an offer is accepted.

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  • Czech MotoGP: Cal Crutchlow ignores medical advice to qualify fifth in Brno
Czech MotoGP: Cal Crutchlow ignores medical advice to qualify fifth in Brno

MotoGP heads back out to decide final graduation to Q2 tomorrow morning. Considering his domination of the last four seasons that have delivered three top-class titles, Marquez does not have a very good record around the Brno circuit and is without a win since 2013.

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  • Jardim concedes Monaco could yet lose Arsenal, Liverpool target Lemar
Jardim concedes Monaco could yet lose Arsenal, Liverpool target Lemar

There have been repeated attempts at a renewal, but the two parties never quite got there, and Monaco are now edging in. Should Lemar join Barcelona, Arsenal are willing to consider Leicester City's Riyad Mahrez as an alternative choice - despite the fact that Craig Shakespeare has set the price tag on the Algerian winger at £50m.

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  • Conte hopes Chelsea newcomers will spare him the champions' curse
Conte hopes Chelsea newcomers will spare him the champions' curse

He said: "For sure, it will be the most hard season of my career". The European transfer market is witnessing huge amounts of money being splurged for top stars and players. The club have allowed a total of 32 players to leave either permanently or on loan, although many of those are Academy and fringe players. Conte confirmed Tiemoue Bakayoko ...

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  • PSG President Nasser Al Khelaifi on the arrival of Neymar
PSG President Nasser Al Khelaifi on the arrival of Neymar

At a press conference on Friday, the 25-year-old stressed his desire to help PSG achieve their dream of European glory. "I left because a desired a new challenge and my heart told me that I needed to do this". "I am very, very happy", said Neymar, via ESPN . I want to give my best to help the club win trophies. "It is with enormous joy and pri...

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  • Vecino saluta la Fiorentina
Vecino saluta la Fiorentina

Continua il lavoro della Juventus per portare Matuidi a Torino, nei prossimi giorni Raiola è atteso a Parigi per convincere il club a cedere il giocatore, partendo da una base di 15 milioni di euro. "Il club viola autorizza il giocatore - aveva spiegato la Fiorentina in una nota - ad effettuare le visite mediche propedeutiche alla definizione d...

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  • Mo Farah wins 5th world championship gold
Mo Farah wins 5th world championship gold

But then, such is Farah's dominance, he has the ability to win the race however it is run; he has also shown he can cope with mid-race surges and even clawed his way back from a fall to take gold in the Olympic final past year. I miss spending time with them (my family). "It helped a lot having that experience", Farah said. From there on the race u...

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  • Tigers at Orioles — Preview
Tigers at Orioles — Preview

He hung a slider to a scorching hot Tim Beckham in the second inning, and it was bashed into the seats in right-center field. With the Orioles rotation in tatters, Hellickson is at least the second-best starter on the team. "He's throwing the ball harder than he has in the last two or three years". Justin Upton and Ian Kinsler belted first-in...

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  • Community Shield: Flabby Arsenal face threadbare Chelsea
Community Shield: Flabby Arsenal face threadbare Chelsea

Arsenal fans were split on whether Arsene Wenger deserved a new two-year contract with the club in May, with the FA Cup final triumph over Chelsea the clincher. Of course if Arsenal win the final in Lyon on 16 May 2018 then they will be in the Champions League group stage for the 2018-19 season. The sides had contrasting campaigns last s...

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  • Dazzling Chelsea playmaker has answer for Conte after Euro giants come calling
Dazzling Chelsea playmaker has answer for Conte after Euro giants come calling

Initially laughing off such speculation, getting down to business the Stamford Bridge boss explains that Hazard is " very happy to stay with us, to play with Chelsea " - and it's not hard to see why considering the strong position the Blues are in presently.

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  • Dolphins Fear Ryan Tannehill Needs Season-Ending Surgery
Dolphins Fear Ryan Tannehill Needs Season-Ending Surgery

Frankly it's hard to argue he wasn't better than Cutler past year. Cutler respected Gase, and the easy rapport between the two carried over from weekdays to Sundays. Would the Dolphins pony up for Cutler? As Bleacher Report noted, several Dolphins player joined in Kaepernick's protest last season, and coach Adam Gase is known as a "player's...

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  • Antonio Conte demands Chelsea make more signings ahead of Premier League defence
Antonio Conte demands Chelsea make more signings ahead of Premier League defence

Despite a brilliant season for the Blues, Conte new he would have to strengthen nearly automatically in order to try and emulate Chelsea's Premier League success with the extra toll of the Champions League looming. " You know very well about Eden, an ankle problem, after a surgery it is right to respect the time needed ". He now has an impo...

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  • Burnley's friendly with Hannover abandoned amid crowd trouble at Turf Moor
Burnley's friendly with Hannover abandoned amid crowd trouble at Turf Moor

Dramatic pictures show chairs flying through the air and officers holding up extended batons as they try and hold back a large contingent of travelling German fans. The police called it early. "Hopefully nobody has got hurt". "The police called it early, no-one wanted anything other than a game of football", said Burnley manager Sean Dyche .

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  • Man Utd's Mata to donate 1% of wages to charity
Man Utd's Mata to donate 1% of wages to charity

The Spain global announced he would make the gesture after a trip to the slums of Mumbai, where he spent time with disadvantaged children as part of one of the group's football schemes. Roma are set to launch an audacious bid to sign Manchester United star Juan Mata , according to reports in Italy. In the piece for the publication, Mata details ...

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  • Monaco join the race to sign Alexis Sanchez
Monaco join the race to sign Alexis Sanchez

Appearing on Sky Sports News' Transfer Centre, Magee said: "We are told discussions are ongoing over the future of this man - attacking midfielder Thomas Lemar ". "But it has been showed over the years that it's not always possible to keep the players, and you know how our project works". But all attempts by the Gunners to sign him have failed...

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  • Jose Mourinho sets ambitious goals target for Paul Pogba next season
Jose Mourinho sets ambitious goals target for Paul Pogba next season

I did that. I started regularly, I played a more technical, tactical and skill focussed style of football, one which was less physical than the Premier League. "The plan is to have a good squad, not to have a good team". "A good squad with different options as we have important players injured for a long time.

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  • Kevin Prince Boateng wants Barcelona to sign Hazard to replace Neymar
Kevin Prince Boateng wants Barcelona to sign Hazard to replace Neymar

Conte had targeted former Chelsea striker Romelu Lukaku as the ideal replacement for Costa with his proven record as a powerful Premier League goalscorer during his years at Everton. "Honestly no. It's too early and we have to wait and have patience", Conte said. Chelsea have had a very poor summer window, where despite buying players they ha...

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  • Jose Mourinho's Bus Was Parked Against His Will
Jose Mourinho's Bus Was Parked Against His Will

He was duly handed a place in the first team squad for pre-season and has impressed at both No.10 and as a deep-lying midfielder. "I think he is expensive (in) the fact that now you are going to have more players at £100m, you are going have more players at £80m and more players at £60m.

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  • Will United star leave Old Trafford for Italy?
Will United star leave Old Trafford for Italy?

He has got to take responsibility and I am sure he relishes that. Starting 34 league games, no player under the age 23 created more chances - 50 - or had more assists - three. "Everybody is in the plan - the plan is not to have a good team, but a good squad, with options", he said . Every top manager will have to do something different next seas...

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