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Author: 0 Meeting between Liverpool and Coutinho representatives expected in 'the next few hours'

As of now, Coutinho has officially submitted the formal transfer request , Barcelona are very keen to spend big bucks on him, but Liverpool leadership maintains that he's not for sale. "From childhood, I had the dream to play in the World Cup ". "My objective is to win cups with Liverpool so I can enter the history of this club.This season is a special season because it is World Cup season".

Author: 0 Sri Lanka out for 135, India take lead

India thrash Sri Lanka by an innings and 171 runs in the third and final Test to register their eighth consecutive series win. But this particular day enhances this feeling to an altogether different level, Kohli said in a video message posted on his official twitter handle.

Sports Nawaz Sharif files review petitions against Panama Paper case verdict in SC
Author: 0 Nawaz Sharif files review petitions against Panama Paper case verdict in SC

Harris has also submitted relevant documents concerning the iqama - a United Arab Emirates work visa - that led the judges to declare Nawaz "unfit to hold office". "At an appropriate time I will tell the people who was behind the conspiracy in my ouster", Sharif said today after a meeting with his party leaders at his Lahore residence.

Sports Ryan Mathews Released by Eagles After 2 Seasons
Author: 0 Ryan Mathews Released by Eagles After 2 Seasons

Well, he's been cleared medically and now Ian Rapoport says that the other shoe has dropped. First and foremost, we are glad that Ryan is healthy and has been cleared to return to football activities, but given the current state of our running back position, we feel like it is best for both sides to go in a different direction.

Sports Brooks Koepka was the most dominant golfer at this year's golf majors
Author: 0 Brooks Koepka was the most dominant golfer at this year's golf majors

Sunday at Quail Hollow was his moment. How familiar are you with 2017 PGA Championship victor Justin Thomas? The course played tougher than Erin Hills, which no one could've predicted before June. He seized control on the back nine with a chip-in for birdie from 40 feet on the par-3 13th hole. The European Tour-based professional shook off three early bogeys with a birdie on the sixth hole and an eagle on the par-five seventh.

Sports Cavs approaching Kyrie Irving talks with assumption LeBron is leaving
Author: 0 Cavs approaching Kyrie Irving talks with assumption LeBron is leaving

The Suns have been connected to trade rumors involving disgruntled Cleveland Cavaliers All-Star guard Kyrie Irving , and Jackson's availability - at least to this point - has been a much-discussed proposition. The Cavs would be forced to take on Joakim Noah's albatross of a contract. For now, the conversation is a nonstarter for the Knicks, league sources told ESPN .

Sports Wenger gives updates on new Arsenal deal for Alexis Sanchez
Author: 0 Wenger gives updates on new Arsenal deal for Alexis Sanchez

Sanchez has not played for Arsenal since the FA Cup final against Chelsea in May and having missed the Premier League opening weekend win over Leicester City is not expected to feature against Stoke City on Saturday [19 August] due to an abdominal injury.

Sports Cristiano Ronaldo Banned For 5 Games After Pushing Referee
Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo Banned For 5 Games After Pushing Referee

The Portuguese global started the game at the Nou Camp on the bench but still managed to have an eventful 24 minutes. Ronaldo was sent off the field after he had received two yellow cards - one for removing his shirt after hitting a foal in 79th minute, second card came three minutes later for falling inside the penalty box.

Sports Agent of Luke Shaw Dismisses Summer Transfer Rumors
Author: 0 Agent of Luke Shaw Dismisses Summer Transfer Rumors

Even though he has shown some flashes of his usual self, he has become a liability when it comes to injuries. With United rumoured to be interested in Spurs' Danny Rose , Shaw has been linked with a switch to White Hart Lane as a potential replacement.

Author: 0 Giroud wins thriller for Arsenal

The Gunners' new record signing became the fifth player to score on his top flight debut under manager Arsene Wenger when he found the net after just 94 seconds at the Emirates Stadium on Friday night. The guests capitalised on the abundant mistakes from Arsenal players and their sloppy defending as Jamie Vardy eventually made it 2-1 from Marc Albrighton's cross around the half-hour mark.

Sports Usain Bolt stumbles on his last hurdle, broke down in tears
Author: 0 Usain Bolt stumbles on his last hurdle, broke down in tears

His parting shot was a message to the dopers who for too long have plagued track and field , bringing it to its knees. That is exactly what the world witnessed at the IAAF World Championships in London on Saturday. Meanwhile, Bolt's teammates rushed to help him as he lay on the track in the same stadium where he and his countrymen had set the world record in this event , 36.84 seconds, at the 2012 Summer Olympics.

Author: 0 Arsenal 4-3 Leicester - The Premier League Is Well And Truly Back

Arsenal didn't make a great start to the second half and went behind again when Vardy headed in from a corner. Substitute Aaron Ramsey rifled home to level before Giroud - introduced alongside the Wales global - headed in an 85th-minute victor to settle a breathless encounter in Arsenal's favour.

Sports Don't write West Indies off yet, warns Garner
Author: 0 Don't write West Indies off yet, warns Garner

The series begins with a day-night Test - the first in this country - at Edgbaston on Thursday, with England preparing to face a young, inexperienced West Indies squad that will be missing many of their better known players. Garner, whose 259 Test wickets cost just 20.97 apiece, added: "To get past the landmark is a good thing and it sets the standard for the next person coming up".

Sports Los Angeles Chargers fans create electric atmosphere for 1st preseason game
Author: 0 Los Angeles Chargers fans create electric atmosphere for 1st preseason game

But he landed hard on his right shoulder and exited the game . The Los Angeles Chargers played their first home game in LA for the first time since 1960 on Sunday evening. There's also pass-catching specialist C.J. Receiver Paul Richardson had two very nice catches for 30 yards, but left the game in the first half with an injury and didn't return.

Sports Sri Lanka 'keen' to visit Pakistan to play T20s
Author: 0 Sri Lanka 'keen' to visit Pakistan to play T20s

Sumathipala was quoted saying "We have had our security experts visit and make an assessment, and things look positive with things improving all over the country and especially Lahore being cleared". Sri Lanka have revealed that they would be keen on playing a Twenty20 (T20) match in Pakistan in September or October this year. The only worldwide team that visited Pakistan since the attack was Zimbabwe; they played five t-20s in Pakistan.

Sports United, Tottenham make winning starts in Premier League
Author: 0 United, Tottenham make winning starts in Premier League

Needless to say, the likes of Romelu Lukaku , Paul Pogba and Marcus Rashford gave out absolutely superlative performances as well. "If they are one against one or you give them time and space to turn in those pockets and risky areas, then they are very lethal, and that showed".

Sports The problems facing Antonio Conte and Chelsea after Burnley defeat
Author: 0 The problems facing Antonio Conte and Chelsea after Burnley defeat

Mounie's goals were the first repayments on his club-record £11.4 million transfer from Montpellier and sent David Wagner's men to the top of the fledgling standings. Liverpool are available to back at [2.16] for a Top 4 Finish , while Watford can be backed at [3.2] in the Relegation market. "We must be ready and show the same will and desire to fight that we did in the second half [against Burnley ].

Sports Marshawn Lynch Sat, Wore a Hat for National Anthem
Author: 0 Marshawn Lynch Sat, Wore a Hat for National Anthem

The ex-Seattle running back came out of retirement to sign with his hometown Raiders. Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick sat during the national anthem last season during a preseason game, and he continued his protest throughout the season by kneeling.

Sports Burnley set to nearly double offer for Leeds striker Chris Wood
Author: 0 Burnley set to nearly double offer for Leeds striker Chris Wood

Burnley had considered Napoli's Duvan Zapata and Nicolas de Proville of Lille but Dyche prefers players with English league experience. Die Welt report that Lasogga's potential move to Leeds United is closing in, and it's once again noted the club want a purchase option at the end of the potential temporary move.

Sports Chelsea ace Azpilicueta: We need more players
Author: 0 Chelsea ace Azpilicueta: We need more players

Alarm bells were raised, but Conte has insisted that he and his plays will re-watch the game and analyse their mistakes to ensure it doesn't happen again. Having already been a man light, and with tempers frayed, the Chelsea coaching staff had warned the players not to fall foul of referee Craig Pawson in the second period.

Sports Fuente Names Red-Shirt Freshman Josh Jackson as Hokies' Starting Quarterback
Author: 0 Fuente Names Red-Shirt Freshman Josh Jackson as Hokies' Starting Quarterback

Junior transfer AJ Bush will be the back-up, but Fuente says the competition is ongoing. Tech opens its season September 3 versus West Virginia at FedEx Field in Landover, Md. "Taking care of the ball, expected outcomes, and then how we feel". "I thought it was a regular Monday", Jackson said of learning the decision at a 12:30 p.m., meeting with Fuente.

Sports Duke Lands No. 1 HS Recruit Marvin Bagley III
Author: 0 Duke Lands No. 1 HS Recruit Marvin Bagley III

Bagley averaged 25.8 points, 14.9 rebounds and 3.1 blocked shots per game on the Nike circuit this spring and summer. I hope that you're ready for Duke to be the biggest story in all of college basketball for the second straight season.

Author: 0 With third Test win against Sri Lanka, India wrap series 3-0

This time we took it as an opportunity, we spoke about it in the morning treat this as Day 5 of an away tour, probably a series defining Test match where we'll have to get an opposition out within 60-70 overs. This is also our eighth straight Test series win with five being in India , two in Sri Lanka and one in the West Indies. Tea was delayed as India opted for the extra half-hour with Sri Lanka down to nine wickets as the end of the session approached.

Sports Mourinho: Manchester United flying at final whistle
Author: 0 Mourinho: Manchester United flying at final whistle

The Red Devils kicked off their 2017-18 Premier League campaign with a resounding victory over a poor Hammers side, earning the win through a Romelu Lukaku brace and goals from Paul Pogba and Anthony Martial . The margin of victory, the biggest of the weekend's fixtures, means Manchester United are now top of the league. The Portugese also said that he is ready to "go for it", this season, in all competitions.

Sports Rogers Cup 2017: Zverev upsets Federer in championship match
Author: 0 Rogers Cup 2017: Zverev upsets Federer in championship match

Federer took an early lead at the start of the second set , but a loose game - which finished with a missed smash and a double fault- allowed Ferrer to draw level . "I loved watching Denis play", said Federer after the final match. " A bit surprising, to be quite honest, because I hadn't practiced much ". I know it can't continue that way.

Author: 0 Diego Costa Rips Into Chelsea Manager Antonio Conte During Extraordinary Interview

Chelsea striker Diego Costa has revealed Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho was among those to reach out to him after being exiled by Blues boss Antonio Conte . The Inter Milan wideman moved to the top of their hitlist as Conte looks to bring in players to complement club record signing, Alvaro Morata , 24.

Author: 0 English Premier League football clubs mull closing transfer window early

Sky Sports News has been told by sources that the "majority" of top-flight clubs now favour an earlier closure, and the issue could be voted on during their next shareholders' meeting in September. The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. "I know there are talks about changing that for the future and my opinion is that it should be changed".

Sports Transfer window expected to close before start of next Premier League season
Author: 0 Transfer window expected to close before start of next Premier League season

Swansea's Gylfi Sigurdsson is wanted by Everton. Premier League clubs are set to take a landmark decision to bring in their own transfer deadline that would ensure the window shuts before the start of the season, it can be revealed. But speaking ahead of the Reds' Champions League play-off first-leg clash away to Hoffenheim on Monday evening, Jurgen Klopp suggested he was in favour of such a change.

Sports Mark Clattenburg says Gary Cahill was wrongly sent off against Burnley
Author: 0 Mark Clattenburg says Gary Cahill was wrongly sent off against Burnley

The England global had overrun the ball slightly and, with Steven Defour about to seize possession, the 31-year-old lunged in. Conte then joked: "I think I will have to adapt a new system to play with nine men or 10 men for the next game, to anticipate this situation!" "When you see the impact, it doesn't add up to where he is holding his shin because the studs weren't direct to the leg", he said.

Sports Tiger Woods had five substances including THC in system during DUI arrest
Author: 0 Tiger Woods had five substances including THC in system during DUI arrest

The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office made the toxicology results public with there being no case for an active criminal investigation. Hydromorphone , a strong painkiller commonly known as Dilaudid. Woods was arrested in May after being found asleep behind the wheel of a auto parked awkwardly on the side of a six-lane Florida road with two flat tyres, the engine running and an indicator flashing.

Sports Coutinho Out of Liverpool's UCL Squad Vs Hoffenheim
Author: 0 Coutinho Out of Liverpool's UCL Squad Vs Hoffenheim

Miguel Britos' stoppage-time equaliser made sure Watford picked up a point in a six-goal thriller against Liverpool on the opening day. It was suggested after the match that Liverpool should be cut some slack due to it being the first match of the season for the side - but Whelan can not agree.

Sports Ronaldo hit with five-match ban for shoving ref
Author: 0 Ronaldo hit with five-match ban for shoving ref

With Ronaldo on the pitch, Barcelona's Lionel Messi scored a 77th-minute equalizer from the penalty spot after Luis Suarez was fouled by goalkeeper Keylor Navas . Although the visit of Valencia and the away game at Real Sociedad could prove more hard, Madrid should still be too strong - even without Ronaldo .

Sports Tammy will score goals for Swansea, say Clement
Author: 0 Tammy will score goals for Swansea, say Clement

Abraham had an effort blocked early in the second half before Gabbiadini curled a shot wide. Southampton boss Mauricio Pellegrino was denied a winning start to the Premier League season when his side failed to find the target against Swansea .

Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo banned for 5 matches

Just two minutes later, the 32-year-old was shown a second yellow for an alleged dive in the box, prompting him to momentarily lose his cool and shove the referee. Simeone was suspended for four games for the tapping, two games for protesting, one game for ironically applauding the referee, and one game for remaining in the stands instead of leaving the stadium after his sending-off.

Author: 0 Azpilicueta: Chelsea Needs To Sign New Players

Instead, the Blues found themselves on the wrong end of a freakish 3-2 scoreline in a game two players were sent off. Azpilicueta said: "You can see the players we have lost and the players we have brought in and that it is not the same".

Sports National Basketball Association releases entire 2017-18 regular season schedule
Author: 0 National Basketball Association releases entire 2017-18 regular season schedule

The season tips off October 17 with an opening night doubleheader that includes the Boston Celtics visiting the Cleveland Cavaliers in the first game and the reigning champion Golden State Warriors hosting the Houston Rockets on the same night they raise their second championship banner in three seasons and are presented with their championship rings.

Author: 0 Game of Thrones Had Viewers Yelling at Their TVs

There are a lot of check-ins here, with some big character moments and plot developments in a rather talky episode. And then there was the biggest shock of all: Gilly's discovery about Jon Snow's parents, which is truly a game changer for all involved.

Sports Legendary Arkansas coach Frank Broyles dies at 92
Author: 0 Legendary Arkansas coach Frank Broyles dies at 92

Broyles passed peacefully in his sleep surrounded by family and friends, a fitting farewell to a man who touched the lives of so many people. The following January, Arkansas athletic director John Barnhill offered Mr. During his 19 seasons (1958-76) as the Razorbacks' head football coach, Broyles amassed a record of 144-58-5, seven Southwest Conference titles, 10 bowl bids, 20 All-Americans and 88 All-SWC selections.

Sports Marqise Lee avoided serious leg injury
Author: 0 Marqise Lee avoided serious leg injury

Lee reportedly went down during non-contact 7 on 7 drills. "We're just being smart on it". The team has been monitoring Fournette's condition but he hadn't missed a practice in training camp. Lee has been dealing with injuries throughout his career. Nonetheless, this latest injury will be a concern, especially after he missed five games previous year for LSU.

Sports Odell Beckham may need to be checked for stickum following latest catch
Author: 0 Odell Beckham may need to be checked for stickum following latest catch

He then slowly jogged back to the huddle, hoping the coaches might forget that he should have used two hands. Lambeau Field, ice cold, flawless conditions, everything that you can dream of and wasn't able to capture the moment. "That's just where I'm at, just get the job however you can". If I've got to fight and scrap for it, whatever I've got to do to come up with it, it just has got to be mine.

Sports Indianapolis Colts uncertain whether Andrew Luck will play Week 1
Author: 0 Indianapolis Colts uncertain whether Andrew Luck will play Week 1

But team officials have been mostly restrained about providing specific timetables or updates about exactly what Luck is doing in rehab. This statement was preceded by Colts general manager Chris Ballard saying Luck is stronger perhaps right now than he was all of a year ago.

Author: 0 Burnley cause shock on Premier League opening day

Good service from the flanks is imperative and Perisic scores highly in that department despite playing in a lacklustre Internazionale side. "We kept going, kept probing and it's 3-0 at the interval". "I repeat: it is important for us to be concentrated on our work, to be focused every day in training and to try to work in our best way". Last season, Burnley failed to record an away victory in the league until late April, relying heavily on their Turf Moor form to stay above the ...

Sports Watford hold shaky Liverpool to thrilling draw
Author: 0 Watford hold shaky Liverpool to thrilling draw

Klopp however, insists that improvements to the Reds' defending will come with more time on the training ground but does admit that due to current key absences, he will likely move for more signings before the end of the month. "I had to prepare for a match (watch from 6:00 below)". " Hoffenheim are a good side but if we perform to the level that I know we can, I'm confident that we can get through to the group stage".

Sports Runner-up Louis Oosthuizen lip syncs after completing second-place slam
Author: 0 Runner-up Louis Oosthuizen lip syncs after completing second-place slam

He lost a play-off to Bubba Watson in the 2012 Masters, finished second in the 2015 US Open after recovering from an opening 77 to shoot 66, 66, 67 and lost another play-off in the 2015 Open at St Andrews. With his second-place finish at Quail Hollow , Oosthuizen has now come in second place in all four majors . It's no surprise that Oosthuizen would have a good attitude about his "always the bridesmaid" finishes - he does have one major win to his name and he's made over $15 million in ...