• One down, four more to go for Jose Mourinho at Manchester United
One down, four more to go for Jose Mourinho at Manchester United

The Red Devils confirmed on Saturday that they had reached an agreement with Benfica to sign the defender, with the Sweden global set to become Manchester United's first summer signing. The 22-year-old now has to agree personal terms and pass a medical but United are optimistic of making him their first major signing of the close season.

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  • Parade for Warriors on Thursday. Will NBA champs visit White House?
Parade for Warriors on Thursday. Will NBA champs visit White House?

His Cavaliers were 36 points per 100 possessions better with him on the court than off against the Warriors, and he played 42 minutes per game. "I was anxious, I was jittery". He also added 8.2 rebounds and 5.2 assists a game. Awesome coaches along the way, from college, Bob McKillop, to the NBA, Mark Jackson, obviously Steve Kerr, Don Nelson, ...

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  • Manchester United agree transfer of Benfica's Lindelof
Manchester United agree transfer of Benfica's Lindelof

Whereas Bailly does all he can to deny opponents, Lindelof is a reassuring presence who can help bring calm to the United backline where once there was chaos. Victor Lindelof has proven himself for Benfica throughout his 5 seasons there and it is little wander he is also a favorite in the Swedish national team.

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  • Golden State Warriors refuse to visit White House after winning National Basketball Association title
Golden State Warriors refuse to visit White House after winning National Basketball Association title

In the 2012 NBA Finals, Durant was playing for the Oklahoma City Thunder and lost to James - who was then with the Miami Heat - in five games. Draymond Green told reporters , "I told him earlier in the year, I said , 'It's cool that you're here, but we really don't need you for the regular season".

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  • IndyCar Rainguard Water Sealers 600 preview and predictions
IndyCar Rainguard Water Sealers 600 preview and predictions

I'm so stoked to win in my second home, where my wife (Liz) is from, Texas. "It just feels awesome". Team Penske's Will Power took the checkered flag at the Rainguard Water Sealers 600 at the 4-turn, 1.5-mile D-shaped Texas Motor Speedway oval in Fort Worth, Texas in a race that fittingly ended under caution.

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  • AB De Villiers to lead South Africa in T20 series against England
AB De Villiers to lead South Africa in T20 series against England

And so, South Africa's search for a global trophy continues. "These are the players". It surely must have made South Africa go on the back foot. "I take full responsibility for AB's runout; that's my fault‚" Du Plessis said. They were restrictive but both Bhuvneshwar and Bumrah couldn't produce too many wicket-taking deliveries during that ph...

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  • Jelena Ostapenko fights back in fairytale final
Jelena Ostapenko fights back in fairytale final

Ostapenko just turned 20 years old two days before she was crowned as champion on Saturday. By the end, the numbers were stark: Ostapenko built a 54-8 edge in winners, but she also had far more unforced errors than Halep , 54-10. She has stunned 2014 finalist #Halep 4-6 6-4 6-3 to win her maiden Grand Slam title! Halep, a 25-year-old from...

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  • Pittsburgh Penguins win back to back Stanley Cup Championships
Pittsburgh Penguins win back to back Stanley Cup Championships

Later that summer, Crosby hung around the Canadian world junior summer camp in Halifax, eager to soak up any kernel of knowledge he could from this country's top teenagers. As a true No. 1 center, Johansen will command big coin, and his absence during the Stanley Cup Final after emergency thigh surgery was a difference-maker.

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  • The Pittsburgh Penguins Capture Second Straight Stanley Cup
The Pittsburgh Penguins Capture Second Straight Stanley Cup

He led the Final in scoring with one goal and six assists, including three in a 6-0 win in Game 5 that put the Penguins on the doorstep of another title. "That's how good they are". "I think people thought because I tried it, it was getting worse". "We knew it was going to be hard but I think that's probably where the most joy comes out of, j...

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  • Pittsburgh hosts parade for Penguins' Stanley Cup win
Pittsburgh hosts parade for Penguins' Stanley Cup win

The NHL Expansion Draft will require teams to expose some very good players, especially goaltenders, since teams will only be allowed to protect one. And it jibes with recent remarks from TSN's Frank Seravalli , who said after speaking with Fleury following the Pens' latest Stanley Cup Final triumph that "everyone knew that this was the end" f...

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  • Pittsburgh Penguins repeat as Stanley Cup champions
Pittsburgh Penguins repeat as Stanley Cup champions

It had been almost two decades since any National Hockey League team repeated as a Stanley Cup champion, and it had never happened in the salary cap era. When you add up all his accomplishments, it makes you wonder: how does Crosby's career stack up to the Great One's? Goaltender Pekka Rinne was one of the big reasons behind Nashville's...

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  • Pelosi invites National Basketball Association champion Warriors to visit Capitol
Pelosi invites National Basketball Association champion Warriors to visit Capitol

It was a breathtaking performance by Durant and the Warriors , who took back the title they had won in 2015 over Cleveland, only to have it taken away from the Warriors a year ago. "They did a great job, their front office and their players, by doing that recruiting, the things that they did in the summertime, and obviously it paid dividends".

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  • Real Madrid Soccer Star Ronaldo Charged With Tax Fraud by Spanish Prosecutors
Real Madrid Soccer Star Ronaldo Charged With Tax Fraud by Spanish Prosecutors

In December past year, GestiFute published details of Ronaldo's 216 million euros assets in response to allegations of tax evasion . Ronaldo had failed to comply with his tax obligations in a manner that was both "voluntary" and "conscious", they added.

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  • Warriors Say No Decision Yet On White House Visit
Warriors Say No Decision Yet On White House Visit

CNBC's Josh Brown tweeted overnight that the Warriors had voted to not go to the White House to celebrate their second championship in three seasons. "I don't care what side of the political spectrum you're on", Kerr has said. Kerr has taken aim at the US President about his leadership and policies, recently calling Trump a "blowhard" who ...

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  • Warburton returns to captain Lions
Warburton returns to captain Lions

Henry also cautioned against the nearly unanimous opinion in New Zealand that the test series will be a whitewash. "You've got to give them a chance". But a lot of players will put huge emphasis on that first Test. The midfield axis against the Highlanders comprises combative fly-half Dan Biggar with Robbie Henshaw and Jonathan Joseph a...

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  • Champions Trophy: Pakistan face South Africa in must-win match
Champions Trophy: Pakistan face South Africa in must-win match

However, this incident did not restrict the Pakistani side from wining the match by 19 runs in their Group B Champions Trophy 2017 clash on Wednesday. South Africa are likely to retain the same eleven that played Sri Lanka. Off-spinner Hafeez then had Quinton de Kock (33) lbw on the sweep. Mohammad Amir and Junaid generated pace and swing to...

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  • Golden State Warriors reportedly will skip visit to White House
Golden State Warriors reportedly will skip visit to White House

Aided by having James to build around and owner Dan Gilbert's willingness to spend, Griffin has assembled and overseen a roster that has made three straight Finals and is positioned to stay atop the East. J.R. Smith hit another 3-pointer and LeBron James scored on a hard putback to help Cleveland cut a deficit that was 17 in the second quarter to...

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  • Champions Trophy: England knocks out Australia with with a 40-run
Champions Trophy: England knocks out Australia with with a 40-run

But Lehmann contradicted the fiery opener, insisting the arguments over a new Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) did not contribute to his side's poor performances. "It was disappointing. He should grab them, but nobody means to drop them, either", Lehmann said. Stokes was due and England couldn't have asked for a better game for that to happen.

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  • Worry no more: Warriors win NBA Championship
Worry no more: Warriors win NBA Championship

One year after their historic comeback, James and the Cavaliers couldn't catch the Golden State Warriors . Golden State Warriors fans are breakdancing in downtown Oakland and honking their horns in San Francisco to celebrate their team's latest National Basketball Association title.

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  • Tamim century lifts Bangladesh to 305-6 against England
Tamim century lifts Bangladesh to 305-6 against England

The match will be scheduled at 3:00 PM on this Sunday. England lost all-rounder Chris Woakes to a side injury after he had bowled two overs and they looked lethargic in the field at the start of their bid to win a global 50-over tournament for the first time .

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