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Sports I want to keep Hazard, says Sarri
Author: 0 I want to keep Hazard, says Sarri

I'm not that interested in it. Real Madrid are understood to be in talks with Chelsea over a possible £35m deal for Courtois and have also targeted Hazard after selling Cristiano Ronaldo to Juventus. "Certainly after this World Cup". "All good things Antonio Conte did should be left and must not be changed". Former Napoli boss Sarri, who has never won silverware, insisted the only target set by Chelsea was to be competitive this season.

Sports Additional Details Revealed In Reported Manny Machado Trade
Author: 0 Additional Details Revealed In Reported Manny Machado Trade

As other teams consider upping the ante with their offers, like the Philadelphia Phillies , the Diamondbacks or the Milwaukee Brewers , it will come down to how the Dodgers can compete as the Orioles try to get the best return for their best player .

Sports Mesut Ozil to join Arsenal on Singapore pre-season trip
Author: 0 Mesut Ozil to join Arsenal on Singapore pre-season trip

We will only sign another player if there is an opportunity to bring in that one player, or two players. The Gunners will be joined out in Asia by some more of their big names, including Germany worldwide Mesut Ozil. "Normally, in my career the big clubs don't close the door or the moment to sign a new player. He's coming with us to Singapore the first day". Another added: "I still think we should keep Welbeck".

Sports Croatian World Cup squad given heroes' welcome
Author: 0 Croatian World Cup squad given heroes' welcome

World Cup , World Cup and more World Cup - that's all France is talking about. The key power houses of these matches were France and Brazil, who managed to gain to highest amount of finals matchups in the game. The French players treat him as a lucky charm and he rarely lets them down, doing the dirty work in front of the defence while others are able to showcase their skills further forward.

Sports Napoli admit passing on Portugal star before Juventus move
Author: 0 Napoli admit passing on Portugal star before Juventus move

But the battle between Messi and Ronaldo may no longer have the same intensity after the 33-year-old was officially unveiled as a Juventus player on Monday. Napoli officials expressed tons of interest but were put off by the players incredible wage demands. "What I talked about in 2013 is becoming a reality, Serie A needs new investors.

Sports Big Mistake Or Deserving - Chelsea Fans Divided Over Antonio Conte Axing
Author: 0 Big Mistake Or Deserving - Chelsea Fans Divided Over Antonio Conte Axing

Conte departs Chelsea after two seasons, winning the Premier League in his first campaign. Former banker Sarri, 59, will be Chelsea's ninth full-time manager since Roman Abramovich bought the club in 2003. Chelsea are likely to pay around £50m, with further fees due in bonuses, to secure the Italy midfielder Jorginho and Sarri. He may decide that he wants Blackman to stay around and gain experience of being in the first team at the Premier League club.

Sports France and Croatia at full strength for World Cup final
Author: 0 France and Croatia at full strength for World Cup final

Croatia can cause a massive upset, but France are favourites as Moscow basked in sweltering summer sun and the world's spotlight on the big day of the World Cup final. The victory means that Didier Deschamps , captain of the 1998 side, becomes the third man to win the World Cup as player and coach after Brazil's Mario Zagallo and Germany's Franz Beckenbauer.

Sports Croatia's Vida cleared ahead of World Cup final
Author: 0 Croatia's Vida cleared ahead of World Cup final

Lovren and star midfielder Luka Modric were refugees as children. It's a country that breeds toughness in its players. " Croatia , forward!" they said in his video. Croatia will go into their very first final against a highly-favoured French side. Horvath said that the blazers deserved to win in this match.

Sports Sarri agrees terms with Chelsea to succeed Conte
Author: 0 Sarri agrees terms with Chelsea to succeed Conte

Conte took training when some of the Chelsea squad returned for pre-season this week but has always been expected to be replaced this summer. Not getting into the Champions League was a big minus to Chelsea . Chelsea has not made any major summer signings in the summer transfer window so far because the board is waiting to confirm the new boss at the club.

Sports Machado hits 2 HRs, Orioles beat Yankees 6-5 | Regional
Author: 0 Machado hits 2 HRs, Orioles beat Yankees 6-5 | Regional

Plus, with the Philadelphia Phillies having put in an offer the Orioles find desirable, it became more apparent that Moustakas will remain on the market until the Machado trade is completed. "The hurdle, however, is he can be a free agent this fall and the Phillies don't want to mortgage top prospects for a rental player". A Red Sox scout was in attendance on Tuesday night as the infielder belted two home runs.

Sports Pitana's path from film extra to World Cup final referee
Author: 0 Pitana's path from film extra to World Cup final referee

Croatia captain Luka Modric says determination and self-belief were always more important than physical stature in football and that will be as true in Sunday's World Cup final as in any other match. "Contextually, this is different in that I feel that team [in 1996] with all its experience, playing at home, were closer to the finished article and knew a lot were not going to have the chance again", Southgate said.

Sports Amid Protests, Trump Meeting with Theresa May After Criticizing Her over Brexit
Author: 0 Amid Protests, Trump Meeting with Theresa May After Criticizing Her over Brexit

It would see Britain follow European Union rules on goods to protect cross-border trade and avoid checks on the Irish frontier, while enabling it to control migration and sign new non-EU trade deals, including in services. Trump and his wife, Melania, met British Prime Minister Theresa May and her husband Philip for a formal dinner at Blenheim Palace in Oxfordshire on Thursday.

Sports England's Southgate cites Germany blueprint as model for success
Author: 0 England's Southgate cites Germany blueprint as model for success

From Captain Harry Kane to Marcus Rashford and others, the players thanked the coach and fans for their commitment and support. The Football Association has decided against holding a public parade of the team, despite the fact that a semi-final run was rewarded with such a welcome in 1990 and Southgate said he backed that decision.

Sports Wimbledon 2018: Anderson outlasts Isner in an epic battle of giants
Author: 0 Wimbledon 2018: Anderson outlasts Isner in an epic battle of giants

He was made to wait an hour and 18 minutes longer for his wish to finally come true. "At the end you feel like it is a draw, but someone has to win", a drained Anderson, who had sensationally beaten defending champion Roger Federer in another nail-biting five setter two days ago, said.

Sports Dejan Lovren Says He's One Of The Best Defenders In The World
Author: 0 Dejan Lovren Says He's One Of The Best Defenders In The World

Centre-back Lovren is proud to be part of a Croatia team that has reached a World Cup final for the first time and surpassed the achievement of the fabled 1998 side, who finished third in their first global tournament. "We've had this weight on our shoulders for 20 years". People now will never forget us. "Simple as that. The difference was mental". If Vrsaljko does not make it, one option for Croatia coach Zlatko Dalic will be to bring Vedran Corluka into central defence and push ...

Sports Wimbledon 2018: Novak Djokovic beats Kei Nishikori to reach semis
Author: 0 Wimbledon 2018: Novak Djokovic beats Kei Nishikori to reach semis

Djokovic faces Rafael Nadal in his semi-final on Saturday morning NZT. Djokovic missed the end of the 2017 season after lackluster (for him) performances in the first three majors of the season due to an elbow injury. I don't know how you would break him and that's why it's exciting he is back in the mix. "( Nishikori ) even threw the racquet in the fourth set. "I'm in a position to hopefully be here on Sunday.

Sports Serena Williams into Wimbledon semi-finals with win over Camila Giorgi
Author: 0 Serena Williams into Wimbledon semi-finals with win over Camila Giorgi

Thursday's other semi-final will also feature a German, two-time grand slam champion Angelique Kerber , against 2017 French Open victor Jelena Ostapenko of Latvia. German 11th seed Angelique Kerber became the highest-ranked player to reach the women's quarter-finals after she outclassed Switzerland's Belinda Bencic 6-3 7-6 (5) at Wimbledon on Monday.

Sports Raptors 'Generate Buzz' As Possible Trade Spot For Kawhi Leonard
Author: 0 Raptors 'Generate Buzz' As Possible Trade Spot For Kawhi Leonard

It would most likely begin with DeMar DeRozan, the Raptors wing who fits best to fill out the salary of the trade, and at 28, the All-NBA wing could be seen as a player who can help the Spurs remain relevant. Now the betting site has Toronto at even money while San Antonio has moved to +400 in regards to retaining Leonard. Other teams simply have too many trade assets to send out in bringing back the former Finals MVP, and with his apparent desire to join the Lakers and free agency just ...

Sports Latest updates for first ODI
Author: 0 Latest updates for first ODI

England captain Eoin Morgan and India captain VIrat Kohli . India's ODI series in England can be considered an important step towards preparing for 2019 Cricket World Cup, which is scheduled in England and Wales. While England will welcome back the previously rested Mark Wood - Jake Ball, like Hales, is expected to miss out on his home ground - and the head coach, Trevor Bayliss, will be resuming duties after a break, India's attack has been depleted by Jasprit Bumrah's finger ...

Sports Alli disappointed despite scoring in England's quarter-final win
Author: 0 Alli disappointed despite scoring in England's quarter-final win

Headed goals from Harry Maguire and Dele Alli in Samara , and a handful of key saves from goalkeeper Jordan Pickford , sent England through to a last-four showdown with either hosts Russian Federation or Croatia on July 11 . It is probably the biggest fixture in England's recent history, but two footballing icons have been taking bets on the result of Sweden v England .

Sports Luc Mbah a Moute joins Clippers on one-year deal
Author: 0 Luc Mbah a Moute joins Clippers on one-year deal

Losing Mbah A Moute and small forward Trevor Ariza , who agreed to a deal with the Phoenix Suns , opens up a spot for Anthony if a deal can be made. Anthony is now a member of the Oklahoma City Thunder , but the two sides are reportedly working on parting ways, whether through a trade, a buyout or waiving via the stretch provision.

Sports Serena beats Giorgi in three sets, makes Wimbledon semis
Author: 0 Serena beats Giorgi in three sets, makes Wimbledon semis

Williams, who hasn't faced a player ranked inside the top 40 en route to the last four, will next face 13th-seeded Julia Goerges of Germany or 20th-seeded Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands. She used her forehand to move Serena, to force her hitting on the run and finally held to 5-2. Williams is 3-0 against Giorgi in the singles format. Williams lost the first 6-3 on Centre Court.