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"Impressive" player prepared to leave Chelsea as Boehly sets 30m price tag

An "interesting name" in the Chelsea squad is now prepared to quit Stamford Bridge this summer as Todd Boehly and BlueCo set his price tag.

Paris 2024 men’s singles draw: 5 key takeaways – ft. Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, Carlos Alcaraz

Djokovic, Nadal, and Alcaraz feature among our key talking points from an intriguing men's draw.

Not Salah or Trent: Slot could have a new role in mind for another Liverpool player this season

A change of management at Liverpool is set to bring with it new tactical ideas and possible amendments to the roles that the players had previously undertaken.

Carlos Sainz makes Lewis Hamilton admission after taking his Ferrari seat

Lewis Hamilton will replace Carlos Sainz at Ferrari at the end of F1 2024...

Lewis Hamilton faces fresh accusations as F1 rival offers verdict on Max Verstappen crash

Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen crashed during the Hungarian Grand Prix, creating fallout that divided the F1 paddock.

Nelly Korda: Golfer defends Olympic crown at Paris 2024 amid season for the ages

Nelly Korda: Golfer defends Olympic crown at Paris 2024 amid season for the ages - Korda will defend her title at Le Golf National having won a remarkable five LPGA Tour events in a row earlier this year

Lando Norris F1 News: McLaren star delivers ruthless track conduct WARNING after missed wins

The McLaren star missed out on in another win in Hungary

Exo-skeleton lifts tennis star for Paris Games

Physical achievement is everywhere at the Olympics. But perhaps nothing at Paris 2024 will be more amazing than tennis player Kevin Piette carrying the Olympic torch. Paralyzed from the waist, Piette is a tester for French company Wandercraft which has created an exo-skeleton to allow him and others to walk. The company’s founders were originally inspired to help wheelchair-using family members move more freely. #Paris2024 #Olympics #paralympics

Report: Bayern defender Mazraoui on the verge of transfer to West Ham

Bayern Munich defender Noussair Mazraoui is on the verge of a transfer to Premier League club West Ham, broadcasters Sky reported on Thursday. West Ham will reportedly pay €15.5 million ($16.8 million) plus €4 million in bonus payments to the German record champions. However, further details are yet to be clarified. According to other media reports...

Who is Cindy Ngamba? UK-based boxer and medal hope of the Refugee Olympic Team

Who is Cindy Ngamba? UK-based boxer and medal hope of the Refugee Olympic Team - Ngamba is hoping to become the first athlete to win a medal for the Refugee Olympic team.

Arne Slot placed in difficult position by wantaway Liverpool defender after price tag set

Arne Slot is facing a dressing room revolt after wantaway defender Sepp van den Berg saw suitors PSV Eindhoven change their strategy for bringing him to the Eredivisie

Adam Peaty: British swimmer bids for third successive Olympics title after challenging period

Adam Peaty: British swimmer bids for third successive Olympics title after challenging period - The Briton enters Paris 2024 off the back of a period in which he admits he was close to retirement

Who needs Lionel Messi?! How Inter Miami survived without inspirational Argentine during Copa America to keep MLS title dreams on track

The Herons deserve credit for coping without their superstar attacker, as well as Luis Suarez, over the past few weeks

Bournemouth close in on Huijsen

According to self-proclaimed football transfer expert Fabrizio Romano, AFC Bournemouth are now closing in on the signing of Juventus defender Dean Huijsen.

‘Made checks…’ – Liverpool have sounded out European outfit about ‘extraordinary’ goal poacher

Liverpool have reportedly ‘made checks’ on a prolific striker who was one of Europe’s highest scorers last season. Viktor Gyokeres netted 43 times in all competitions as Sporting Lisbon regained the Primeira Liga title, and the ex-Coventry marksman unsurprisingly has a lofty £85m release clause in his contract (HITC).

Enzo Maresca facing familiar Chelsea problem as new era begins in underwhelming fashion

Enzo Maresca facing familiar Chelsea problem as new era begins in underwhelming fashion - Blues labour to draw with League One side Wrexham in Santa Clarar

Enzo Maresca 'very happy' with performance despite only drawing 2-2 with Wrexham

Chelsea were finally back in action in the early hours of this morning after a long summer so far, with Premier League football now just around the corner again.

Champion jockey Harry Cobden 'not too worried' about title as he faces four weeks out

Paul Nicholls’s stable jockey, who trails rival Sean Bowen by 16 in this season’s title race, is set to be even further behind when he returns

Verstappen set for Belgian GP grid penalty for engine change

Max Verstappen is braced for a third consecutive Spa grid drop for taking a new combustion engine

32m Onana Replacement is a Disaster Waiting to Happen for Dyche at Everton

Replacing Amadou Onana was never going to be easy.

Mark Wood ‘has it in the tank’ to hit 100mph, insists Ben Stokes

Ben Stokes believes Mark Wood “has it in the tank” to top 100mph this summer after he broke the arm of West Indies’ Kevin Sinclair with a thunderbolt at Trent Bridge. At Edgbaston on Friday, Wood takes his place in an unchanged England XI – meaning there is no debut for Dillon Pennington or recall for Matthew Potts – but Sinclair misses out for Wes...

Liam Rosenior appointed as new Strasbourg manager

Former Hull City manager COACH_LINK|43075|Liam Rosenior has been appointed as head coach of French club TEAM_LINK|131|Strasbourg.

The 9 longest matches of Andy Murray’s career as ‘man of steel’ calls time on singles career

Andy Murray was known for his marathon encounters.

Sir Steve Redgrave backs supermum Helen Glover to lead Team GB's rowing redemption in Paris

After a dismal regatta in Tokyo, yielding only one silver and one bronze medal, Brits in boats are back on course for glory at the Paris Olympics - and Steve Redgrave is in buoyant mood

'I just sat my GCSEs - now I'm living my dream on Team GB at the Olympics'

16-year-old Megan Havers was only at her school prom and sitting her GCSEs just a few weeks ago, and is now representing Team GB in the Olympic Archery competition

Rafael Nadal warns of ‘mistake’ ahead of dream Olympic partnership with Carlos Alcaraz

Rafael Nadal cautious ahead of Olympic partnership with Carlos Alcaraz.

England no longer dictate to counties, they just ignore them and back their own judgment

A series whitewash is a rare achievement for England. They have only managed it at home twice in 13 years, but can make it three if they win the third Test against West Indies starting on Friday. By picking the same XI, England signalled their intention to win rather than experiment with their bowling attack with an eye on the Ashes in 16 months’ t...

Watch: Neville shares what Van Nistelrooy thinks about Gakpo’s Anfield treatment

Cody Gakpo looked like a different player in the Euros and has been shining on the international stage, something that hasn’t always been possible at Anfield.

Argentina, Morocco and ‘the biggest circus ever seen’

ROLL UP, ROLL UP Football at Big Sports Day; it’s a concept that has always seemed a little off somehow. The world’s most popular game rarely, if ever, enjoys centre stage at the Games, instead taking a back seat to volleyball and sailing for a couple of weeks every four years. Olympic football usually tends to force its way into the headlines only when something goes wrong. Luckily for tea-timely emails scraping through the dog days of July,...

Smith Rowe close to joining Fulham

Emile Smith Rowe is close to becoming Fulham's record signing according to reports.

NINE exit-linked Man Utd stars heading on USA tour but plethora of big names missing

United have named a 29-man squad for their summer pre-season tour of the US, with many players on the trip strongly linked with transfers away from the club

Max Verstappen to get Belgian Grand Prix penalty as FIA punishment looms

Christian Horner recently warned that Max Verstappen will have to take an engine penalty this year and it seems Red Bull have opted to take the punishment this weekend at Spa-Francorchamps

UEFA Europa League: Second Qualifying Round Preview

The UEFA Europa League continues with the second qualifying round over the next two weeks. There were some excellent ties in the first qualifying round, providing fans with much to look forward to in the competition this season. This is the round where some of Europe’s more established sides enter, where expectations will be high in their respective continental campaigns. Looking ahead to the matches, The Sports Deck gives a preview of the...

Who is Florent Manaudou? France’s flagbearer seeks swimming success at Olympics 2024

Who is Florent Manaudou? France’s flagbearer seeks swimming success at Olympics 2024 - The French flagbearer will look for a fourth successive medal in the 50m freestyle on home soil

Andy Murray causes carnage at Olympics after last-minute withdrawal

The Scot has pulled out of contention in the men's singles tennis tournament at the Paris 2024 Olympics.

Sevu Reece gives honest verdict on new All Blacks coaching group

Sevu Reece has given his views on working with the current All Blacks coaching staff.

Move over, tennis – padel is the best-dressed sport

At Wimbledon this year Novak Djokovic issued a harrowing warning to tennis fans. The 24-time-winning Grand Slam champ from Serbia said the racket sport to which he has dedicated his life was “endangered” by the rise of another. He was talking about padel. The first thing you ought to know about padel is that it’s pronounced pad-le, not pad-el. They...

Chelsea vs Celtic: Friendly prediction, kick-off time, TV, live stream, team news, h2h results

Chelsea vs Celtic: Friendly prediction, kick-off time, TV, live stream, team news, h2h results - Blues continue tour of the United States after 1-1 draw with Wrexham

Mikel Arteta has signed one of four Arsenal transfer targets as Riccardo Calafiori nears

Arsenal have already welcomed one recruit this summer, and more arrivals are on the horizon as Mikel Arteta looks to build a Premier League-winning squad

Why Lionel Messi isn't playing at Paris Olympics despite invite from former team-mate

Lionel Messi explained why he had to decline the offer of representing his country at the Olympics for a second time after Javier Mascherano invited him for a reunion in Paris

Exclusive: Kevin Malone Making Decision on Everton Takeover Offer

Kevin Malone could be set to launch another bid to buy Everton from Farhad Moshiri.

Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal in line for mammoth early Olympics clash

Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal could clash very early into the men's singles tennis at the 2024 Olympics after Thursday's draw.

Hamilton tough on Verstappen: ‘This is not how a World Champion behaves’

There were a lot of talking points in the aftermath of the Hungarian Grand Prix. One of the biggest was Max Verstappen and his team radio meltdown during the race, which included multiple team radio messages filled with anger and swear words. Many drivers have commented on his behaviour over the radio in Budapest, but the latest is Lewis Hamilton, who was very tough on the Dutchman and his conduct.

Why Max Verstappen’s angry temperament might cost him the Formula 1 title

Signing experienced players now will help Arsenal’s youngsters develop into future first teamers

Arsenal’s push to sign 28-year-old Mikel Merino may have surprised many, not because he isn’t a qualified option to step in at Arsenal LCM but because of his age.

Is the Spa-Francorchamps circuit still as special as it used to be?

This coming weekend, the F1 circus will descend on the iconic Spa-Francorchamps circuit. The track is challenging for several reasons. For one, the weather there can quickly turn to rain. In addition, the famous Eau Rouge corner has already claimed several lives. Modifications to make the corner safer mean it can now be driven at full throttle. Do F1 drivers still find the track in Belgium special or does it now lack challenges?

Esteban Ocon to join Ollie Bearman at Haas next season

Ocon makes the move from Alpine as a replacement for Kevin Magnussen, whose departure was confirmed earlier this month.

‘The short answer is…’ – The Athletic journos explain Liverpool’s transfer window inactivity

Liverpool and Fulham are the only two Premier League clubs yet to secure a permanent signing in the summer transfer window so far, with 40 days having elapsed since the market opened.

Sydney McLaughlin-Levrone: Record-breaking hurdler chases history at Paris 2024

Sydney McLaughlin-Levrone: Record-breaking hurdler chases history at Paris 2024 - The 24-year-old is a ‘generational talent’ and will bid to become the first woman to retain the 400m hurdles title in Paris

F1 News Today: Max Verstappen agrees new Red Bull deal as former driver hits out

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