• September 18, 2021

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Real Madrid see €160m Kylian Mbappe offer rejected by PSG: sources

Real Madrid see €160m Kylian Mbappe offer rejected by PSG: sources

Real Madrid have launched a €160 million ($188m) offer to sign Kylian Mbappe which has been instantly rejected by Paris Saint-Germain, multiple sources have told ESPN. Sources close to Real Madrid admit to ESPN that the discussions will be…

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Chelsea in talks with Sevilla over Jules Kounde transfer

Chelsea in talks with Sevilla over Jules Kounde transfer

Chelsea and Sevilla have entered talks over a deal that will take defender Jules Kounde to Stamford Bridge this summer, sources have told ESPN. Sources have told ESPN that the deal could be worth around €70 million — €10m less…

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Manchester United agree deal to sign Real Madrid’s Raphael Varane

Manchester United agree deal to sign Real Madrid’s Raphael Varane

Manchester United have agreed to a deal with Real Madrid for Raphael Varane, with a fee of approximately €41 million ($48.4 million) — plus add-ons totaling €8.2m ($9.7m) — set to clinch the France international defender’s signing. The transfer will be…

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Sergio Ramos and PSG in advanced negotiations over free transfer

Sergio Ramos and PSG in advanced negotiations over free transfer

Paris Saint-Germain are in advanced negotiations to sign Sergio Ramos on a free transfer after the defender’s Real Madrid contract expired on Wednesday, sources have confirmed to ESPN. Ramos stated last month that he would leave Madrid after failing to…

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Deschamps backs Mbappe to bounce back after missed penalty leads to France’s Euro 2020 exit

Deschamps backs Mbappe to bounce back after missed penalty leads to France’s Euro 2020 exit

Kylian Mbappe will bounce back from missing the decisive penalty in France’s shootout loss to Switzerland on Monday that saw the world champions exit Euro 2020 at the last-16 stage, coach Didier Deschamps said. The French threw away a two-goal…

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Italy emerging as serious Euro 2020 contenders after another impressive group-stage win

Italy emerging as serious Euro 2020 contenders after another impressive group-stage win

After defeating Switzerland 3-0 in Rome on Wednesday night, Roberto Mancini’s men are the first to book their place in the knockout rounds of Euro 2020 but they are already looking like a team who trust they can go…

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Euro 2020: Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo breaks goals record in historic fifth finals appearance

Euro 2020: Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo breaks goals record in historic fifth finals appearance

Portugal star Cristiano Ronaldo netted twice to make history at Euro 2020 on Tuesday, making him the leading scorer in the Championship’s history with 11 goals in a men’s record fifth tournament appearance. The Portugal captain overtook France great Michel…

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Zidane leaves Real Madrid for second time as Manager

Zidane leaves Real Madrid for second time as Manager

Manager Zinedine Zidane has resigned from Real Madrid for the second time in his coaching career. Real failed to earn a trophy this campaign and were pipped to the La Liga title by city rivals Atletico Madrid…

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World Champions France held at home by Ukraine

World Champions France held at home by Ukraine

Defending champion France started its qualifying campaign for the 2022 World Cup with a tame 1-1 draw versus Ukraine, while Bosnia-Herzegovina scored late to draw 2-2 away against Finland in Wednesday’s other Group D game.…

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Barcelona need dramatic late goal, extra time to reach Copa del Rey final

Barcelona need dramatic late goal, extra time to reach Copa del Rey final

Barcelona advanced to the Copa del Rey final, 3-2 on aggregate, after a dramatic 3-0 extra-time victory over Sevilla in the second leg of their semifinal on Wednesday. Having lost the first leg at Sevilla, 2-0, Ronald Koeman’s…

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Man United’s Pogba ruled out for ‘few weeks’ with thigh injury

Man United’s Pogba ruled out for ‘few weeks’ with thigh injury

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba is set to be sidelined “for a few weeks,” according to manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, after picking up an injury in the 3-3 draw with Everton. Pogba hobbled off at the end…

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Milan sign Mandzukic on Ibrahimovic-style six-month deal

Milan sign Mandzukic on Ibrahimovic-style six-month deal

AC Milan have signed former Juventus forward Mario Mandzukic on six-month deal until the end of the campaign. The Croatian spent four years in Turin, where he acquired the Serie A title in each season as well as the Coppa…

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PSG interested in Barcelona’s Messi, closely monitoring situation – sporting director Leonardo

PSG interested in Barcelona’s Messi, closely monitoring situation – sporting director Leonardo

Paris Saint-Germain sporting director Leonardo has stated the club is interested in signing Lionel Messi as his contract with Barcelona comes to an end this summer. The Argentina international has been free to negotiate with clubs outside of Spain since Jan. 1…

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Pochettino wins first career trophy as Manager

Pochettino wins first career trophy as Manager

Neymar scored on his return from injury as Paris Saint-Germain beat Marseille 2-1 to attain the French Super Cup in Lens on Wednesday to hand boss Mauricio Pochettino the first trophy of his managerial career. Brazil forward Neymar, who had been…

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Team boss Cyril Abiteboul leaves Renault ahead of Alpine rebrand

Team boss Cyril Abiteboul leaves Renault ahead of Alpine rebrand

Long-time Renault F1 team boss Cyril Abiteboul has left the company ahead of its first season competing under the Alpine name. Abiteboul had led the Renault brand in Formula One since its return to the…

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Canadians Howden, Thompson win World Cup ski cross medals in France

Canadians Howden, Thompson win World Cup ski cross medals in France

Canada’s Reece Howden claimed a silver medal in men’s World Cup ski cross and teammate Marielle Thompson earned bronze in women’s racing Sunday. Howden, of Cultus Lake, B.C., concluded behind winner Jonathan Midol of France…

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PSG facing one of the world’s greatest challenges at Old Trafford

PSG facing one of the world’s greatest challenges at Old Trafford

Paris Saint-Germain are facing one of the game’s greatest challenges as they aim for victory at Manchester United in a pivotal Champions League Group H match on Wednesday, coach Thomas Tuchel said. Last year’s runners-up, PSG are second…

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Neymar wants new long-term PSG deal

Neymar wants new long-term PSG deal

Paris Saint-Germain have opened talks with Neymar over extending his contract, sources have told ESPN. The Brazil international is happy to stay on his existing terms — he earns €32 million gross per year — and sign for another five…

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Canada’s Mike Woods 2nd in Stage 6 of Spanish Vuelta, 25 seconds behind winner

Canada’s Mike Woods 2nd in Stage 6 of Spanish Vuelta, 25 seconds behind winner

With some help from his brother, Ion Izagirre obtained the sixth stage of the Spanish Vuelta on Sunday in Sallent de Gallego, and Richard Carapaz snatched the overall lead from defending champion Primoz Roglic. Ion…

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Rashford scores late Man United winner as PSG beaten in UCL opener

Rashford scores late Man United winner as PSG beaten in UCL opener

Manchester United got their Champions League campaign underway in emphatic style when Marcus Rashford’s late goal earned them a 2-1 triumph at Paris Saint-Germain on Tuesday, handing the French champions their first group-stage home defeat in 16 years. Rashford…

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Mbappe to Real Madrid next summer?

Mbappe to Real Madrid next summer?

There has been plenty of talk across Europe on Monday about where Kylian Mbappe could end up next summer, with Sport reporting Real Madrid as a likely destination and Le Parisien adding the PSG man doesn’t fancy Barcelona. What both…

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PSG’s Neymar gets ban; racism probe opened

PSG’s Neymar gets ban; racism probe opened

French football authorities have opened an research into Neymar’s claim of racist abuse during a contentious 1-0 loss to Marseille on Sunday, and they banned the Paris Saint-Germain star two games for slapping defender Alvaro Gonzalez in the back of the head during that…

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Former France captain Poirot retires from international rugby

Former France captain Poirot retires from international rugby

Former France captain Jefferson Poirot is retiring from international rugby at the age of 27 after saying he no longer had the motivation to keep playing for Le Bleus. Poirot, who has 36 caps, last…

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Springboks Rugby World Cup winner Warrick Gelant signs for Stormers from Super Rugby rival Bulls

Springboks Rugby World Cup winner Warrick Gelant signs for Stormers from Super Rugby rival Bulls

South Africa fullback Warrick Gelant has made the switch from the Bulls to Super Rugby rivals the Stormers, officials confirmed on Wednesday. Gelant, 25, will swap Pretoria for Cape Town, having been signed to fill the gap…

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French football season will not resume

French football season will not resume

The 2019-20 French football season is over after French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe declared that no sporting events will take place until at least September. Speaking while unveiling France’s plans to exit confinement, Philippe confirmed…

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Britt Phelan eyes new opportunities without fellow Kelsey Serwa

Britt Phelan eyes new opportunities without fellow Kelsey Serwa

As Britt Phelan prepared for this week’s season-opening ski cross World Cup event in Val Thorens, France, she spoke of her elusive first win and another first since joining the sport four years ago. “I don’t have…