• Real Madrid vs. Barcelona, Supercopa de España
Real Madrid vs. Barcelona, Supercopa de España

Spain's 15-time grand slam champion Rafael Nadal, whose uncle Miguel Angel Nadal played for Barca from 1991-99, said: 'Shattered by what has happened in Barcelona! Real Madrid overcame Barcelona's home field advantage in a match that really showed how the directions of the two teams seems to be going in different directions.

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  • Eagles newcomer Ronald Darby impresses in team debut
Eagles newcomer Ronald Darby impresses in team debut

On the following drive, Wentz and Jeffery finally connected. The preseason is created to iron out the wrinkles before the bullets are live, so it is not too concerning. After he missed four games and rushed for 895 yards in 2015, his first season in Buffalo after Chip Kelly traded him from Philadelphia , it appeared that McCoy could have crested t...

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  • Dangote to invest $50bn in US, Europe
Dangote to invest $50bn in US, Europe

Arsenal is worth $1.9 billion (£1.5 billion), according to Forbes . Should he be successful in his bid, Dangote says the axing of long-serving head coach Arsene Wenger would be top of his agenda. "Someone will give them an offer that will make them seriously consider walking away". In May, he agreed to a new two-year deal, ending months of sp...

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  • KD tweets on LeBron: 'U Can't Trade a Legend'
KD tweets on LeBron: 'U Can't Trade a Legend'

Although Durant and Westbrook eventually split ways, KD says the Cavs' situation will work itself out one way or another - even if Irving wants to move out from LeBron's shadow. "I feel what you're saying ", Durant wrote. His love for Cleveland got them 1 but his warranted disdain for ownership is gonna cost them another. Chris Sheridan , a...

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  • Europe takes early 1-point lead vs U.S. at Solheim Cup
Europe takes early 1-point lead vs U.S. at Solheim Cup

The lineup for Friday's fourball is: Sweden's Madelene Sagstrom/England's Jodi Ewart Shadoff (EUR) vs. Michelle Wie/Danielle Kang (U.S.); Carlota Ciganda/Emily Pedersen of Denmark (EUR) vs. "But the putt on the first settled me down". "If there's something lingering, we'll see". The first match of the day between Europe's Melissa Reid and Cha...

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  • Celtics to retire Paul Pierce's No. 34
Celtics to retire Paul Pierce's No. 34

The Truth retired at the end of last season, and less than a day after the finale, Wyc Grousbeck, one of the Celtics' owners, said in an interview that the team would retire Pierce's jersey . "I'm a Celtic for life". Pierce averaged 21.8 points during the six-game series, earning MVP honors. Pierce has played the third-most games in a Celti...

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  • Bolt to miss Man Utd charity match due to injury
Bolt to miss Man Utd charity match due to injury

Eight-time Olympic champion Bolt pulled up injured on the final leg of the 4x100m relay - the farewell race of his glittering career - preventing the Jamaican team from finishing the race. Manchester United Legends will take on their Barcelona counterparts in a charity match at Old Trafford on September 2. The club are also throwing in one case...

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  • England 348-3 against West Indies at 1st day close
England 348-3 against West Indies at 1st day close

Cook then reaped the rewards for the cussed determination he had shown during almost eight hours at the crease by bringing up his fourth double hundred in Tests. The more immediate outcome of a fourth-wicket stand of 162 was the prospect of further gains from England's powerhouse middle order before the home seamers had their chance of a new-bal...

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  • Nothing has changed over Coutinho - Klopp
Nothing has changed over Coutinho - Klopp

When asked if Barcelona expected the pair to sign, Segura added: "Yes, we expect it". Rossiter played alongside Coutinho briefly at Liverpool before swapping Anfield for Ibrox in 2016, and believes the Brazilian will find it tough to say no to a transfer.

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  • Liverpool reject third Barcelona bid for Coutinho
Liverpool reject third Barcelona bid for Coutinho

Sky Sports News understands the latest offer was worth an initial £113m and the fee could have risen to £118m based on the Brazil international's potential appearances at the Nou Camp. "I will never talk about something I spoke about with a player". Pep Segura , Barcelona's manager of sport for football, claimed in midweek that deals for Coutinho...

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  • Steelers RB Bell to report before season
Steelers RB Bell to report before season

Bell can't be fined for his absence from training camp because he doesn't have a signed contract. On Friday, Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette noted the Steelers "thought they had an agreement" on a deal worth more than $12 million per season following discussions with the offensive playmaker's representation, but Bell nixed the pot...

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  • Irish father and his son (5) injured in Barcelona attack
Irish father and his son (5) injured in Barcelona attack

At least 13 people were killed and 120 injured, 17 of them critically. To show their solidarity against the attacks and pay tribute the victims of the incident, Barcelona FC team will wear black arm bands during their La Liga season opening match against Real Betis on Sunday at Camp Nou.

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  • Waycross native Dedrcick Mills dismissed from Georgia Tech
Waycross native Dedrcick Mills dismissed from Georgia Tech

Mills led the Yellow Jackets in rushing a year ago with 771 yards as a freshman. Last season, Mills was suspended twice. In a statement, Georgia Tech Athletics said Mills was released for a violation of Georgia Tech athletics department's rules.

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  • 'Se queda! Se queda!' - Madrid fans mock Pique for Neymar tweet
'Se queda! Se queda!' - Madrid fans mock Pique for Neymar tweet

Busquets, however, said Segura should not have focussed on his team mate after the heavy defeat by Barcelona's rivals. "A 1-3 loss at home is very hard, we're disappointed now but we'll try [to come back from it]", the midfielder said after the game.

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  • Derek Jeter welcomes first child with wife Hannah
Derek Jeter welcomes first child with wife Hannah

Bella Raine Jeter was born Thursday, August 17, 2017, according to a tweet from The Players' Tribune , a website that Derek Jeter founded. The Bronx Bombers presented their congrats, as well, and included Twitter, "We can hardly wait to meet her!" The Jeters announced that they were expecting back in February, and Hannah was so ready fo...

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  • Kevin Prince Boateng undergoing Eintracht Frankfurt medical ahead of switch
Kevin Prince Boateng undergoing Eintracht Frankfurt medical ahead of switch

The 30-year-old later revealed in an organized an emotional press conference that he departed the club for family reasons and vowed to one day return. Boateng's partner and son live in Milan, while he has another child from a previous relationship in Duesseldorf, which is around 250km (155 miles) from Frankfurt.

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  • Jose Mourinho confirms Manchester United may not sign another player this summer
Jose Mourinho confirms Manchester United may not sign another player this summer

United's pursuit stalled after being put off by Inter's £48m asking price while there were also reports the Italian giants were demanding Anthony Martial be included in any deal - something Mourinho isn't willing to sanction. The Mirror claim United are still working hard on the transfer and Woodward met with Perisic's agent Fali Ramadani this wee...

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  • Premier League Clubs To Vote For Shorter Transfer Window
Premier League Clubs To Vote For Shorter Transfer Window

Among those arriving in the Potteries on permanent deals are Darren Fletcher from West Brom and Bruno Martins Indi (Porto), while Kurt Zouma and Jese Rodriguez have joined on loan from Chelsea and Paris Saint-Germain respectively. It's a new team, a different team. "It definitely should be across Europe". It is mentioned that the likes of Li...

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  • Super Cup No. 10 for Real Madrid
Super Cup No. 10 for Real Madrid

Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has also criticized the extended ban of his best player. After Christiano Ronaldo scored an exceptional goal (the second of Real Madrid's 3 goals) in the 3-1 win over Barcelona at Camp Nou stadium , he was handed his first yellow card for pulling off his shirt.

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  • Antonio Conte could be ready to quit Chelsea - Chris Sutton
Antonio Conte could be ready to quit Chelsea - Chris Sutton

Obviously them going down to 10 men gives you that bit of an advantage but previous year we went to City and they had a man sent off early (but still won 2-1). I just took a short free-kick, played a one-two with Corky, who played a great ball back to me. He might not get another this season, he admits, but if the win paves the way to an improvem...

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