• Northern Ireland's Gareth McAuley delighted to seal move to boyhood club Rangers
Northern Ireland's Gareth McAuley delighted to seal move to boyhood club Rangers

The 79 time capped global has been a regular fixture in the premier league, and represented Northern Ireland at Euro 2016, so he will add a wealth of top level experience to Steven Gerrard's side. For the majority of Steven Gerrard's tenure as manager, Rangers have had Connor Goldson and Nikola Katic as their only options at the heart of the defenc...

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  • Aaron Rodgers agrees new four-year, $134m deal with Green Bay Packers
Aaron Rodgers agrees new four-year, $134m deal with Green Bay Packers

Rodgers' former teammate James Jones was the first to report the news, as Rodgers inked a deal that ties him to the Packers through his 40th birthday. Green Bay is a very family-oriented city and team, so for Rodgers to say something like this is surprising. "Looking forward to making some more memorable moments this year, and for years to come...

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  • Luol Deng and the Los Angeles Lakers Reach Agreement on Buyout
Luol Deng and the Los Angeles Lakers Reach Agreement on Buyout

Deng, 33, had two years left on a four-year, $72 million dollar deal inked during the summer of 2016. Waiving Deng using the Collective Bargaining Agreement's stretch provision allows the team to spread his final season salary of $18,810,000 over three seasons, so the Lakers will have $6,270,000 in "dead money" on their books for 2019-20, 2020-21...

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  • Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham goes on loan to Aston Villa
Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham goes on loan to Aston Villa

Nigerian born Chelsea forward, Tammy Abraham has finally left the club on a season long loan to Aston Villa . "I'm excited for this new chapter." he said . "Hopefully that can be this place and I can take them to the Premier League ". Captained the Cherries to promotion to the Premier League- Elphick was the captain of Bournemouth when the...

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  • Games - Korea soccer coach wants team to curb aggression against Japan
Games - Korea soccer coach wants team to curb aggression against Japan

Yuki Koike of Japan won the men's 200 in 20.23 in a photo finish, beating Yang Chun-han of Taiwan. BC-Asian Games Roundup, 519Son's last shot for military exemption at Asian GamesAP Photo LJM104, LJM106, LJM105, XDA116, XDA112, XDA109, XVT105, XMB, XVT108, XTS107Eds: With AP Photos.

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  • Mack, Bears agree to record deal
Mack, Bears agree to record deal

Rapoport reported that the Bears signed Mack to a six-year, $141-million extension - the richest ever for a defensive player, with $60-million guaranteed at signing, and $30 million more in guarantees possible. tweeted a video of himself dancing to Mark Morrison's "Return of the Mack". To assess this, I first looked at where a team like the Bea...

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  • Swiss star makes interesting claim about 2008 US Open win
Swiss star makes interesting claim about 2008 US Open win

These two met just a couple of months ago in Halle in a match which arguably Paire should have won considering he squandered two match points. Vandeweghe made a total of 35 unforced errors, 16 more than Flipkens. He even has one posing with the tiniest member of the tennis fraternity, Olympia Ohanian, the daughter of Serena Williams. Kvitova and ...

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  • Juventus drawn with Man United in Champions League
Juventus drawn with Man United in Champions League

Inter's wildly unpredictable form under Luciano Spalletti means anything can happen in Group B where they face Barcelona , PSV Eindhoven and Tottenham . The new system could cut down on the number of one-sided contests which have spoiled the group stage in recent seasons. Liverpool met Red Star Belgrade in the last 16 of the European Cup in...

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  • Pep Guardiola backs Jose Mourinho to turn things around
Pep Guardiola backs Jose Mourinho to turn things around

The Red Devils are now six points off the pace in the race for the Premier League title this season after having lost their last two games in the top flight. According to BBC Sport, Mourinho said: " I am the manager of one of the greatest clubs in the world but I'm also one of the greatest managers in the world ".

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  • Carabao Cup draw: Ball numbers revealed - what clubs have reached third round?
Carabao Cup draw: Ball numbers revealed - what clubs have reached third round?

Third-round ties are to be played during the week commencing Monday 24 September 2018. The request will be considered at the EFL board meeting on September 6. Premier League sides in European competition now join the action to make up the 32 teams in the draw. Elsewhere in the Carabao Cup draw, holders Manchester City face a trip to League O...

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  • Manchester United Jose Mourinho defends record I am one of the greatest
Manchester United Jose Mourinho defends record I am one of the greatest

The report claims that the offer that United have tabled would see Martial's stay at the club extended till the summer of 2023, on wages of £130,000-a-week, and the player too has shown interest in signing the deal. Both United and Liverpool finished last season without a trophy with Mourinho's side losing an FA Cup final to Chelsea and Klop...

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  • Yankees acquire OF McCutchen
Yankees acquire OF McCutchen

The teams have reportedly agreed to split that figure down the middle, meaning San Francisco is sending $1.2 million to the Yankees, according to ESPN's Buster Olney . Friday is the last day to trade or acquire players through waivers. The 23-year-old, who has played both shortstop and second base this year, has split his 2018 season between Doubl...

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  • Modric beats Salah, Ronaldo to 2017/2018 UEFA best player award
Modric beats Salah, Ronaldo to 2017/2018 UEFA best player award

This is for performances in the Champions League and not the World Cup , so we maintain Ronaldo deserved it more. Luka Modric of Real Madrid and Croatia on Thursday received the accolade of UEFA Player of the Year in Monaco after his Champions League exploits.

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  • Southgate Announces England Squad For Nations Cup Fixture
Southgate Announces England Squad For Nations Cup Fixture

Gomez's Liverpool teammate Adam Lallana and Burnley's James Tarkowski have also been recalled, as has uncapped Southampton goalkeeper Alex McCarthy . Lallana only made 13 appearances for Liverpool last term due to injury, and was ultimately left out of Southgate's squad for the tournament in Russian Federation after failing to recover fro...

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  • Nick Kyrgios already thinking of US Open clash with Swiss legend
Nick Kyrgios already thinking of US Open clash with Swiss legend

It was only June when, after struggling to recover from a right elbow injury and getting upset in the quarterfinals of the French Open , an exasperated Djokovic mused that he might skip the grass-court season altogether. With the victory, Kerber continued her steady climb back to the 2016 form that won her two Grand Slam titles and another appea...

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  • Steven Gerrard: Rangers players have 'relaunched' club with win
Steven Gerrard: Rangers players have 'relaunched' club with win

There is no doubt Steven has made a difference to them and made a change to them, a positive change. Speaking to RangersTV Arfield said: "We have given loads of people a night to remember and to get this football club buzzing again because it is on the up".

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  • Packers, Aaron Rodgers Agree To Massive Contract Extension
Packers, Aaron Rodgers Agree To Massive Contract Extension

Rodgers' former teammate and current NFL Network analyst James Jones first reported the agreement , tweeting that Rodgers' extension is for four years and averages $33.5 million annually in new money, plus available incentives each year, with more than $100 million guaranteed.

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  • U.S. Open 2018: Tournament apologizes for Cornet's shirt-change code violation
U.S. Open 2018: Tournament apologizes for Cornet's shirt-change code violation

And it's deservedly sparked a lot of outrage about double standards in tennis - because while it's totally cool for Novak Djokovic to change shirts/have a topless ice-bath courtside mid-match, a woman - wearing a sports bra mind you - can't take her shirt off for 15 seconds to make a much-needed adjustment.

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  • Chelsea Antonio Rudiger warns title rivals Maurizio Sarri approach will improve
Chelsea Antonio Rudiger warns title rivals Maurizio Sarri approach will improve

One other option for Cahill would be to drop down to the Championship, with three of his former clubs ( Aston Villa , Bolton and Sheffield United) now plying their trade in the second tier of English football. "On Sunday he was fouled five time - more than twice as much as any other player on the pitch - and Newcastle constantly had four or five de...

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  • Mourinho on the brink: One defeat from the sack
Mourinho on the brink: One defeat from the sack

Mourinho hit out at Martial multiple times this summer, even going as far to fine the player £180,000 when the 22-year-old left the pre-season tour of the U.S. United have suffered back-to-back league defeats against Brighton and Spurs . Zinedine Zidane is one name that's been linked with replacing Mourinho but after he left Real Madrid o...

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  • Liverpool vs Brighton, Premier League
Liverpool vs Brighton, Premier League

Jurgen Klopp's side were not at their fluid best, with their most unsafe moments coming before Salah struck. Brighton and Hove Albion manager Chris Hughton was disappointed his team could not land another blow on a Premier League heavyweight in their 1-0 loss at Liverpool.

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  • Experts' picks: Don't bet against Rafael Nadal and Sloane Stephens
Experts' picks: Don't bet against Rafael Nadal and Sloane Stephens

Nadal , the world number one, breezed through the first set without facing a break point but the 36-year-old Ferrer fought back in the second , breaking Nadal twice before the injury forced him to stop with the score at 6-3 3-4. Murray, the 2012 champion in NY and playing just his fifth tournament of the year after undergoing hip surgery in Ja...

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  • Barcelona star off to Borussia Dortmund
Barcelona star off to Borussia Dortmund

Barcelona say the option to buy Alcacer will cost Dortmund €23m (£20.9m) plus €5m (£4.5m) in add-on's. "We're absolutely delighted that Paco Alcácer has chosen to join Borussia Dortmund and we're firmly convinced this type of player will be a good fit for our style of play".

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  • KSI Vs Logan Paul Rematch: All The Details Inc. Dates, Venue & More
KSI Vs Logan Paul Rematch: All The Details Inc. Dates, Venue & More

I think we have to have a rematch. Logan Paul and his brother Jake were stars on Vine before the platform shuttered past year. Paul and his group encountered the body of a man who had died by suicide; the event, and Paul's reaction to it, sparked controversy and led to Logan Paul taking a month-long break from YouTube .

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  • Serena Williams’ ‘Black Panther’ Catsuit Banned by French Open
Serena Williams’ ‘Black Panther’ Catsuit Banned by French Open

The French Open organisers accused Williams of disrespecting the game by wearing the alternative outfit during matches, although few have quite been able to understand the logic behind such a comment. After all, Williams had said that while the catsuit made her feel like a "queen from Wakanda", it also had an important health application, helpi...

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  • Halo likely saved Leclerc from debris strike - Whiting
Halo likely saved Leclerc from debris strike - Whiting

The accident also caused damage to Daniel Ricciardo's Red Bull, which, in a chain reaction, hit Kimi Raikkonen's Ferrari. The Renault driver told stewards he had "completely misjudged" his braking for turn one when he smashed into the back of Alonso's McLaren , pitching the vehicle into the air over Charles Leclerc's Sauber .

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  • Fernando Alonso reveals six Red Bull offers
Fernando Alonso reveals six Red Bull offers

Red Bull chose to hire Pierre Gasly from Red Bull Toro Rosso Honda to join Max Verstappen in the team next year. Meanwhile, the Force India Formula One team will race in this weekend's Belgian Grand Prix as a new mid-season entry stripped of 2018 constructors' championship points, the FIA governing body said on Thursday.

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  • Andy Murray: 'I don't expect to win US Open'
Andy Murray: 'I don't expect to win US Open'

Serena's outfit this year, for example, would no longer be accepted. Serena will start her campaign against Polish world number 60 Magda Linette and could face Venus in the third round before a possible fourth-round showdown with Romanian top seed Halep.

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  • Eden Hazard's father Thierry says his son may not join Real Madrid
Eden Hazard's father Thierry says his son may not join Real Madrid

Sarri twice this week spoke to the 22-year-old, who had been interesting Schalke and clubs in Spain and France, and, while offering no guarantees of greater involvement, ruled out another loan move this month. He said: "We did what we had to do". Despite admitting the term is a journalistic creation, Maurizio Sarri is happy to talk about his b...

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  • Urban Meyer Suspended Three Games By Ohio State
Urban Meyer Suspended Three Games By Ohio State

It's ridiculous that Ohio State's investigation concluded Meyer and athletics director Gene Smith failed to properly manage Zach Smith's misconduct, but then claimed neither Meyer nor Smith condoned or covered up the alleged actions by the former wide receivers coach.

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