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Sports Liverpool boss Klopp: English media should celebrate Alisson price-tag
Author: 0 Liverpool boss Klopp: English media should celebrate Alisson price-tag

Klopp said during pre-season: "He's an outstanding talent". "I like it a lot but I am really happy after a 4-0, to be honest". "That is it. It is different football to what he is used to but he is improving already with big steps". Liverpool's Mohamed Salah celebrates scoring against Brighton on Saturday. "It is not about who we play but about how we play". With Georginio Wijnaldum dominant in central midfield, left-back Andy Robertson charging down the left and Salah buzzing ...

Sports Real Madrid boss Julen Lopetegui praises team mentality after Girona win
Author: 0 Real Madrid boss Julen Lopetegui praises team mentality after Girona win

While, Lopetegui's side may have lost the European Super Cup to Atletico Madrid , Los Blancos have won both of their matches in La Liga this season. "I think the key is this year is that we play as a team", midfielder Casemiro said. But the former Spain boss has come under-fire for not handing a start to new arrival Thibaut Courtois .

Sports Tottenham put three past Man United
Author: 0 Tottenham put three past Man United

This is just the second season in Premier League history that United has lost more than one of its opening three matches. "I don't think its normal for a team to lose a game at home and for supporters to react [like that]", he said. United fared poorly in his absence after a promising first half, shipping three goals in the second period as Harry Kane and Lucas Moura ripped through the Red Devils' backline.

Sports Giants and Odell Beckham making progress on contract
Author: 0 Giants and Odell Beckham making progress on contract

Looks like Odell Beckham Jr. might finally get his wish. The team even considered trading Beckham earlier this summer, but ultimately nothing came of it. Brown is now being paid $17 million per year and Evans' contract guarantees him $55 million. Given the way National Football League contracts tend to work, it would not be a surprise to see Beckham surpass both figures on his "record-breaking" deal.

Author: 0 Manu Ginobili of San Antonio Spurs retiring

When you combine Ginobili's NBA and worldwide successes, it's hard to imagine him not making the Basketball Hall of Fame in the near future. The Spurs posted their own goodbye video thanking Ginobili for helping them win four titles, and many teammates and even those who simply played against him over the years expressed their support for his retirement.

Sports Manchester United's Jose Mourinho walks out demanding 'respect' after loss
Author: 0 Manchester United's Jose Mourinho walks out demanding 'respect' after loss

They looked a more settled team, with the changes made by Jose Mourinho failing to pay off. "Three for me and two for them", he added as he stood up and walked off the dais. "The best judge in football are the supporters". "They answer in a more wonderful way than that". Mourinho was quick to point out that Tottenham were lucky to go in at half-time at 0-0 after Romelu Lukaku missed three good chances in the first 45 minutes.

Sports Vikings acquire center Brett Jones in trade with Giants
Author: 0 Vikings acquire center Brett Jones in trade with Giants

Jones was in a heated roster battle with Jon Halapio , who has started all three of the Giants' preseason games this summer. After playing at left guard in 14 games in 2016, he started 13 of the 16 games he played last season last season, playing primarily as their starting center.

Sports Damontae Kazee shares classy message for injured Marqise Lee
Author: 0 Damontae Kazee shares classy message for injured Marqise Lee

Video of Lee's injury is tough to watch. Marrone declined to provide specifics about Lee's injury but said the team has no plans to pursue a free-agent replacement. "I've just got to step up", Cole said. Kazee was penalized on the play for lowering his helmet to initiate contact, and replays showed his helmet made contact with Lee's knee.

Sports Ex-Cowboys WR Ryan Switzer traded from Raiders to Steelers
Author: 0 Ex-Cowboys WR Ryan Switzer traded from Raiders to Steelers

It's also the second time the Raiders and Steelers have struck a deal for a wide receiver. The former fourth-round pick is more of a returner than a receiver. But he shouldn't be expected to become a major source of catches in Pittsburgh. Switzer will be competing for snaps in the slot for a Steelers receiving corps that also features Eli Rodgers, as well as rookies Quadree Henderson and Justin Thomas.

Sports Two Man Utd Stars Open To Zidane Replacing Mourinho
Author: 0 Two Man Utd Stars Open To Zidane Replacing Mourinho

United went down to two Lucas Moura goals and one from Harry Kane in the second half as United slumped to their second defeat in their opening three Premier League outings. But still, Jose Mourinho was concerned after seeing the team's performance in the pre-season of this year. There was none of that confidence in this flawed, belief-free team of José Mourinho to engineer one of those famous comebacks that were their trademark under Sir Alex Ferguson.

Sports Real Madrid boss explains Courtois exclusion for Girona match
Author: 0 Real Madrid boss explains Courtois exclusion for Girona match

Asked about the importance of Bale , who scored Madrid's first from open play in the 59th minute after captain Sergio Ramos and Benzema had netted a spot-kick apiece, Lopetegui added: "The team is what matters". And whereas Ronaldo often grabbed the headlines in previous seasons at Madrid, Lopetegui said it has been important for his players to be willing to share the limelight so far this campaign.

Sports Image rights: Salah row with Egyptian FA deepens
Author: 0 Image rights: Salah row with Egyptian FA deepens

The dispute over image rights and lingering tensions over his treatment during the World Cup have cast doubt on whether Salah will continue playing for the national team. Salah, 26, is due to meet up with the Egypt squad in September when they face Niger in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier. CNN claimed at the time that the player was close to walking away from global football over affair.

Sports Billie Jean King calls out French Open dress code
Author: 0 Billie Jean King calls out French Open dress code

Now, the suit that made Williams feel like a superhero has been banned by French Open president Bernard Giudicelli . "I think that sometimes we've gone too far", Giudicelli said, and when asked about Williams' suit, he added, "It will no longer be accepted".

Sports Patriots QB Tom Brady ends radio interview due to Alex Guerrero questions
Author: 0 Patriots QB Tom Brady ends radio interview due to Alex Guerrero questions

Tom Brady: "Yeah, he was with me this last week, so it was - yeah". So, when Brady appeared on the radio show Monday morning, he was asked if there was truth to reports the relationship is thawing. On July 28, when Brady addressed reporters for the first time at training camp, he ended that session early when asked whether he had a reaction to those who have linked Guerrero to wide receiver Julian Edelman's four-game suspension for violating the NFL's performance-enhancing substance ...

Sports New England Patriots' Eric Decker Retires From Pro Football
Author: 0 New England Patriots' Eric Decker Retires From Pro Football

On Saturday coach Bill Bill Belichick was asked to assess Eric Decker's adherence to the Pats' system. Decker was drafted by the Broncos in the third round of the 2010 NFL Draft and played for Denver until 2013. Despite his struggles - and looking like a player that had nearly nothing left in the tank - Patriots coach Bill Belichick seemingly praised Decker's grasp on the New England offense in his Saturday conference call with the media.

Sports Ranked Halep crashes out of US Open first round
Author: 0 Ranked Halep crashes out of US Open first round

She got off to a slow start at Roland Garros this year, too, dropping her opening set, also by a 6-2 score, but ended up pulling out the victory there and adding six more to lift the trophy. But Kanepi snatched another break at the death to take a major scalp on day one. Kanepi tightened up in the second set, seeing a 3-0 lead wiped out at 4-4, but she kept swinging for the lines and, after breaking Halep for the fifth time, confidently served out one of the wins of her life.

Sports Tiger Woods talks about friendship with President Trump
Author: 0 Tiger Woods talks about friendship with President Trump

The comments were played on Fox & Friends - first at 7:10 a.m. ET, and then again one hour later. Trump and Woods have golfed together over the years and have remained in touch ever since Trump took office. We've had dinner together. "And so, yeah, I've known him pre-presidency and obviously during his presidency", Woods said. "No. I just finished 72 holes and really hungry", Woods said and moved on to questions that were relevant to his performance at the tournament that day.

Sports Abramovich plots to sell Chelsea for £2b
Author: 0 Abramovich plots to sell Chelsea for £2b

The decision was made after Abramovich was unable to secure a new visa to work in the UK. Chelsea have enjoyed a long spell of success since Abramovich completed his takeover in the summer of 2003. The Sunday Times said the move by the Russian followed his rejection of an offer to buy a minority stake in the club by USA private equity firm Silver Lake Partners.

Sports French Open Bans Serena Williams’ Wakanda-Inspired Catsuit
Author: 0 French Open Bans Serena Williams’ Wakanda-Inspired Catsuit

The decision left tennis fans enraged, and many took to social media to raise their voice in dissent. "That's really surprising to me". Although the full-length black suit made her feel like "a warrior princess ", it also was created to protect against blood clots , which the former world No.1 suffered from while giving birth to daughter Olympia, last year.

Sports Not right to compare Virat Kohli with Sachin Tendulkar yet: Virender Sehwag
Author: 0 Not right to compare Virat Kohli with Sachin Tendulkar yet: Virender Sehwag

England's all-time leading Test bowler James Anderson remained top of the bowlers' rankings. We saw all this at Trent Bridge and epitomizing this was Lokesh Rahul's superb work which saw him pouch seven catches in the match. They have turned things here in England. The South African-born England opening batsman's position has come under scrutiny after scores of 42, 8, 11, 20 and 13 in the Test series against India.

Sports Formula One: Vettel cuts Hamilton's championship lead with Spa victory
Author: 0 Formula One: Vettel cuts Hamilton's championship lead with Spa victory

Vettel's victory was the 52nd of his career and 107th podium, moving him past Alain Prost in both cases in the all-time standings. Although this was initially interpreted as an implication of cheating, Hamilton was quick to say he was not suggesting anything illegal was going on with Ferrari's engine -- pointing out that "trick" is often used in motorsport to refer to an advantageous part or upgrade that other teams do not have.

Sports Klopp says Reds 'lost the plot' after Salah secures Brighton victory
Author: 0 Klopp says Reds 'lost the plot' after Salah secures Brighton victory

James Milner superbly won the ball back in midfield and the ball eventually found Salah after good work by Sadio Mane and Firmino to make it 1-0. "Monaco had a transition similar to Liverpool's ". But after being met with initial resistance, Liverpool then went ahead. "We know we can play better but we got the result". "We didn't show the same patience and it was a more open game and there was absolutely no need for that".

Sports Jemele Hill, known for being outspoken at ESPN, is leaving the network
Author: 0 Jemele Hill, known for being outspoken at ESPN, is leaving the network

ESPN will suffer a major loss at the start of September, as Jemele Hill will leave the network to pursue other ventures. ESPN declined to make executives available for comment. Hill made news past year when she called President Donald Trump a "white supremacist" in the wake of the deadly rally in Charlottesville. Hill's supporters inside and outside ESPN saluted her as a fearless journalist and truthteller.

Sports We are still Force India, says new team boss
Author: 0 We are still Force India, says new team boss

This video, from Sixth World Radio, shows the history of the Force India team . Formula One and the FIA , they don't like chassis name changes , and I understand why because it confuses the fans. During the summer break, the Silverstone-based squad was taken over by a consortium backed by the Canadian's billionaire father Lawrence after entering administration during the last Grand Prix event in Hungary a month ago.

Sports Barcelona coach Valverde upset with pitch after beating Valladolid
Author: 0 Barcelona coach Valverde upset with pitch after beating Valladolid

There were signs during the warmup that it was going to cut-up and divots quickly opened up all over the pitch once the game kicked off. "It is shameful. "We're responsible for the state of the grass, it wasn't good", Sureda admitted in an interview with Cadena Ser . A second-half Ousmane Dembele effort saw Barcelona collect all three points , but the state of the playing surface was the major talking point after the match.

Sports Days after his news conference, Urban Meyer finally apologizes to Courtney Smith
Author: 0 Days after his news conference, Urban Meyer finally apologizes to Courtney Smith

I once against apologize for this, and I extend my empathy to all women, men and families who are affected by relationship violence. Ohio State suspended Meyer for the first three game of the football season after university leaders determined he failed to uphold the school's standards and misrepresented what he knew about allegations made against former wide receiver coach Zach Smith in the media.

Sports Silva eager to keep Lookman at Everton
Author: 0 Silva eager to keep Lookman at Everton

They seem set to face a fight for his signature with Marco Silva urging Everton not to budge, but Rangnick is keeping calm over the tug-of-war. "We've seen his moments of magic". Fellow new arrival Lucas Digne is also available for selection after recovering from a knock, according to manager Marco Silva . Silva wants his Everton side to play high-tempo attacking football and Davies is confident that he can impress the manager enough to start on a weekly basis.

Sports Serena Williams, French Tennis Federation already resolved 'catsuit' issue
Author: 0 Serena Williams, French Tennis Federation already resolved 'catsuit' issue

The Black Panther-like catsuit sported by tennis star Serena Williams at the French Open has been banned from future tournaments, a decision that drew swift and severe condemnation on social media. Williams admitted she is trying to be more patient with herself as she attempts to return to top form. Williams' Nike-manufactured, body-length catsuit grabbed attention earlier this year at Roland Garros , but Giudicelli believes that outfit crossed a line.

Sports Bryson DeChambeau Relishes Chance to Pick Tiger Woods Brain
Author: 0 Bryson DeChambeau Relishes Chance to Pick Tiger Woods Brain

After hitting his second shot into the native area, Lahiri hit his next shot to the green and got down for bogey on par-4 18th to go to 1-over for the round. Consequently, I'm 10 back ". At this point he may be better not playing this weekend. He said Wednesday that while crowds have cheered him on with similar fervor to years past, he's felt a different sort of tenor in 2018.

Sports Jurgen Klopp says Loris Karius is 'a fantastic goalkeeper'
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp says Loris Karius is 'a fantastic goalkeeper'

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp believes £65 million ($83.5 million) goalkeeper Alisson Becker could be the final piece in putting together a title challenge this season. Both clubs are yet to officially confirmed the transfer, believed to be a loan move. Karius had a save percentage of 68.89% in the Premier League last season, the third-highest of the league's top-six goalkeepers in 2017/18 - beating the likes of Thibaut Courtois and Ederson in that department.

Sports Man City held at Wolves, Arsenal off the mark under Emery
Author: 0 Man City held at Wolves, Arsenal off the mark under Emery

While it was used to nearly widespread success during the World Cup , VAR does not now exist within the Premier League and this fact frustrated many viewers. It is also believed that Santo is considering unleashing summer signing Adama Traore on City right from the start, after the winger impressed in a cameo off the bench last weekend.