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One of those linked with a move to Catalonia is Monaco's teenage star Kylian Mbappe . Monaco won the title last season, but in the summer the team has a lot of changes. Madrid's bid was the larger of the two but Mbappe continues to be anxious that his development will be stifled at Madrid and has been swayed by the prospect of the team being built around him at City under Pep Guardiola .
  • Seahawks DE Frank Clark ejected from practice after fight

    Seahawks DE Frank Clark ejected from practice after fight

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    Friday's absences of Clark and of Ifedi showed that Thursday at Seahawks went beyond a mere rite of summer. "We've taken a big stance against it and really disappointed it happened on day four (of camp)". "I know fighting, to the point where you're hurting each other, that's the line I think we draw, " he said. But maybe it will stop players from losing their composure in a way that even Bennett said "may have crossed that line".
  • Robbie Keane Signs For Atletico De Kolkata

    Robbie Keane Signs For Atletico De Kolkata

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    He has made 146 global appearances for the Irish, scoring 68 goals and will be a great addition to the Kolkata outfit. That means that he will have to wait a few months before getting underway, making it nearly a year since he played competitive action after finishing up with LA Galaxy last November.
  • Chelsea join Manchester United in race to sign PSG's Serge Aurier

    Chelsea join Manchester United in race to sign PSG's Serge Aurier

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    Alves is expected to make his way straight to the PSG starting 11, and Serge Aurier is not comfortable to become second fiddle to the Brazilian. CHELSEA have contacted Paris Saint-Germain over the availability of Serge Aurier . PSG value him at €25 million. Any move from either United or Chelsea for the 24-year-old will not take shape until next week as he is set for a court hearing in France.
  • Ángel Nieto has died

    Ángel Nieto has died

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    Earlier in the day, the hospital had said he was in "very critical condition". His son, Galete Nieto , confirmed his father had passed away on Thursday in comments shown on Spanish national television. "Spanish sport has lost a true legend who will never be forgotten". A colourful character throughout his time in the grand prix world championship, Nieto claimed six 50cc world championships and seven 125cc titles in a dazzling career that saw him post wins on five different makes of ...
  • 'Really don't think that's anybody's business'

    'Really don't think that's anybody's business'

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    Tom Brady turned 40 on Thursday. "I really don't think that's anyone's business ..." "That's how I approach everything", Brady continued. McCourty has been a member of the Patriots since 2010, and is familiar with the fanfare that trails Brady every August 3.
  • Doc Rivers leaving front office role to focus on coaching

    Doc Rivers leaving front office role to focus on coaching

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    The notion that one person can fairly focus on them and give them all the attention they need isn't the case. "Doc knows how to win championships", Ballmer said in a news release. The Clippers now will be operating without Chris Paul, who was traded to the Houston Rockets in June after the All-Star point guard said he planned to leave the franchise in free agency.
  • NY Jets Owner Confirmed as US Ambassador to UK

    NY Jets Owner Confirmed as US Ambassador to UK

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    His appointment has been rumored since January, when Trump congratulated Johnson at a luncheon on his move to Saint James. In 2000, Johnson purchased the Jets for $635 million, which was the third-highest price paid for a professional sports team at the time and was the highest for NY.
  • MRI reveals no serious damage to Sterling Shepard's ankle

    MRI reveals no serious damage to Sterling Shepard's ankle

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    There were reports that Shepard was shedding tears as he was taken off the field, scaring his mother, Cheri. "That was the main thing that scared me", Shepard said. He said he might tape his ankles for a while when he returns. Shepard is coming off a promising rookie season in which he ranked second among rookie receivers with 65 catches for 683 yards and eight touchdowns.
  • Conte rules out Hazard to Barcelona as Neymar replacement

    Conte rules out Hazard to Barcelona as Neymar replacement

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    Blues boss Conte declared: "We are trying to buy players, not sell! At the end of the season, I think we were very lucky and very good to have not a lot of injuries". The situation nevertheless leaves the defending champions now depending on a core squad staying fit in order to retain the title, perhaps explaining why Conte elaborated on how fortunate they'd been last season with injuries more than ever before.
  • Boxer Amir Khan heading for divorce

    Boxer Amir Khan heading for divorce

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    It later escalated when Makhdoom urged her husband to "man up" and stop spreading lies saying: "I'm not sure if it's your family tweeting for you". Amir had got engaged to American model Faryal in 2012 when she was 20 and he 26. "Mans like Joshua can have my left overs!" he added. The pair married in May 2013 at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City, followed by a celebration at EventCity, near the Trafford Centre.
  • Injured Stan Wawrinka to miss rest of season

    Injured Stan Wawrinka to miss rest of season

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    He did not provide any specifics about the injury or treatment. He joins Novak Djokovic , the man he beat in last year's final at Flushing Meadows, in calling it quits for this season because of an injury. Wawrinka finished the year with a 26-11 match record, including one ATP title at the Geneva Open. He says he is looking toward his recovery and playing in 2018.