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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


The 10 most valuable players in the Bundesliga in 2024-25: Kane, Musiala, Wirtz…

The Bundesliga is on the up.


Ornstein confirms that Fulham are 'close to reaching agreement' in the race for Emile Smith-Rowe

Arsenal’s Emile Smith Rowe is reportedly nearing a move to Fulham after being left out of our friendly against Bournemouth last night in Los Angeles. Reports were saying that the Cottagers are close to securing the 23-year-old midfielder for £35 million.


LIV Golf star Jon Rahm has choice words for golf and Olympics critics

Jon Rahm is set to represent Spain at the Olympic Games in Paris and the former Masters champion has hit back at critics of golf's place at the Games


Kavem Hodge interview: I scored hundred with Warner’s bat and some help from Vaughan

At long last, a Test hundred in England from the bat of David Warner. The only catch was that the bat was being wielded by West Indian Kavem Hodge rather than the Australian opener. Hodge’s first-innings 120 against England at Trent Bridge last week is described by him as “what dreams are made of” and the sparkling innings appears an extension of h...


Wes Hall on bowling most famous over in Test cricket: ‘I ignored my captain’s wishes’

Through white gates and then a driveway lies one of the most distinctive houses in Barbados: peach coloured, backing onto a verdant garden. It would be a house worth visiting to see anyone – even more so when it is owned by Wes Hall, one of West Indies’ greatest ever fast bowlers. Eighty six-years-old, Hall now wears a white shirt instead of cricke...


'I'm a Team GB star at Paris Olympics but won't sit my A-Levels until next year'

Phoebe Gill, 17, recently became the British champion over 800m to seal her ticket to Paris but the teenager was at a work experience placement the morning after in her old primary school


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.


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.


Toto Wolff responds to Kimi Antonelli after notable admission over F1 future

Kimi Antonelli expressed doubt about stepping up to F1 next year, and Toto Wolff was asked about those words at the weekend.


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.


Jarrod Bowen 2.0: Newcastle make opening bid to land 36m star

The attacker could be the perfect alternative to Jarrod Bowen.


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.


Unforeseen chaos: Argentina's goal annulled after marathon match

A scandal ensued on the first day of competition at the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris. In the match between Argentina and Morocco, the referee annulled a goal after two hours, and the players had to complete the game with an additional three minutes. The legendary player Lionel Messi summarised all of this. The official opening ceremony of the 2024 O...


Man Utd: Ten Hag ‘not under pressure to finish in top four’ as huge sack ‘worry’ emerges

Man Utd boss Erik ten Hag will not be under pressure to finish in the Premier League's top four this season, according to reports.


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


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.


Mark Wood backed to break new ground and 100mph barrier in Test cricket

Ben Stokes has backed Mark Wood to become the first person to be clocked bowling in excess of 100mph in Test cricket, after the Durham paceman’s electrifying performance at Trent Bridge last week saw him hit a top speed of 97.1mph. Wood has also forced West Indies to change their team for the third Test that starts at Edgbaston on Friday, Kevin Sinclair having fractured a forearm in Nottingham trying to fend off a bouncer. Australia’s Mitchell...


Olympics-Shooting-Zhang backs young team to win first gold

By Irene Wang PARIS (Reuters) - Chinese shooters are desperate to win the team's first gold medal in Paris and their first gold in the skeet event in over 30 years, former Olympic champion Zhang Shan said. The 10-metre air rifle mixed team event is among the first gold medal events in Paris scheduled for Saturday morning. "The Chinese team is very competitive in the event and I really hope our


Aaron Kernan discusses Stefan Campbell debate

‘I would struggle to get my head around not playing your best players from the start’


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

The day's biggest F1 news!


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


Olympics-Diving-Chinese divers can be defeated in men's events, says Britain's Daley

By Kane Wu PARIS (Reuters) - China's divers are aiming for a golden sweep in Paris with a star-studded team, but Britain's Tom Daley said it was possible to beat them in the men's events. "The Chinese diving team is the strongest diving nation, unquestionably on paper," said the 30-year-old Daley at a World Aquatics press conference days ahead of his fifth Olympic Games. "The women are


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...


Charles Leclerc Expects Ferrari 'Bouncing' To Return At Spa

Charles Leclerc is not feeling confident ahead of this weekend’s Belgian GP. The Ferrari driver actually won at Spa-Francorchamps in 2019, and he also saw…


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


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.


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.


Why Esteban Ocon has decided to sign with Haas F1 for 2025

Esteban Ocon will be a Haas driver for the 2025 Formula 1 season after announcing his contract on Thursday morning ahead of the Belgian Grand Prix. The Frenchman will form a partnership with young British Oliver Bearman. Ocon has explained why he decided to move to Haas after leaving Alpine.


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


Bascombe on Bosman plans for Van Dijk and Salah in final Liverpool year

Liverpool fans won’t need to be reminded that we are entering this summer with three of our best players on the final year of their contracts and that may well prove to be a worry.


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


Djokovic and Nadal placed in same section of Paris 2024 tennis draw

Tennis Olympic champion Alexander Zverev will start his title defence at the Paris 2024 men's single against Jaume Munar, while Thursday's draw paved the way for a potential blockbuster second-round clash between Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal. The 24-time Grand Slam champion Djokovic begins his bid for a first Olympic gold against Matthew Ebden, ...


As Ibrox descends into complete disarray, what now for Celtic?

Last night, the Ibrox side capitulated to a third tier English side, losing 2-1 to Birmingham City. In complete contrast to our pre-season, theirs has been an unmitigated disaster. Four defeats from four. The side that won the Covid championship is finally almost dismantled. What you have left now is a squad being built in a time of austerity for a club that does not have a credit line from any major banking institution. With UEFA’s new...


Andy Murray learns Olympics tennis draw as Team GB star plots fairytale farewell

Andy Murray has learned his route to Paris Olympics glory after the men's doubles draw was confirmed on Thursday morning.


Olympics-Ganna looking to shine on his own as Evenepoel threat looms in time trial

By Julien Pretot PARIS (Reuters) - Filippo Ganna has been flying under the radar this season but on Saturday the Italian will go all out as he takes on Belgium's prodigy Remco Evenepoel in a much-anticipated individual time trial at the Paris Olympics. While the Tour de France was Evenepoel's main target this season, Ganna has built his year around the Games, where he will look to claim his


Whilst I’m Here – Birmingham City New Boy Sets International Aim

Birmingham City's new boy Marc Leonard admitted that he wants to be called up for the Scotland senior team during his stint at Blues. The post Whilst I’m Here – Birmingham City New Boy Sets International Aim appeared first on Inside Futbol | Latest Football News, Transfer Rumours & Articles.


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


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


Lewis Hamilton F1 News: Carlos Sainz insists Ferrari are DOWNGRADING drivers

Carlos Sainz will be replaced by Lewis Hamilton at Ferrari in 2025


F1 star Daniel Ricciardo reveals future plans amid Red Bull struggles

Daniel Ricciardo has struggled at RB throughout the 2024 Formula 1 season


German tennis star Kerber to end career after 2024 Olympics

German tennis star and former world number one Angelique Kerber will end her professional career after the 2024 Olympics in Paris, she has said on Instagram. "Before the Olympics begin, I can already say that I will never forget Paris 2024, because it will be my last professional tournament as a tennis player," she wrote. "And whereas this might ac...


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...


This is the full schedule for the 2024 Belgian Grand Prix weekend

One of the fan favourite tracks on the Formula One calendar, the competition will visit Belgium and Spa-Francorchamps this weekend. After an eventful Hungarian Grand Prix, teams have the chance to continue to improve or bounce back instantly at the 2024 Belgium Grand Prix.


Arsenal start pre-season with our youngsters performing well in Bournemouth draw (we win 5-4 on pens)

Arsenal kicked off their US tour with a thrilling match against Bournemouth in Los Angeles, culminating in a 5-4 penalty shootout victory after a 1-1 draw in regular time.


Red Bull chief makes Lewis Hamilton accusation as Max Verstappen given direct orders

Red Bull chief Helmut Marko belives Lewis Hamilton was to blame for his collision with Max Verstappen at the Hungarian Grand Prix and revealed the Dutchman will 'no longer run simulations' late into the night on race weekends. Verstappen had an eventful weekend at the Hungaroring last time out as he struggled to keep pace with the McLarens. An erro...


Pep Guardiola offers hope of extending Man City stay as the re-energised boss targets further success in his ninth year at the club

JACK GAUGHAN: The City board are making a significant play to keep Guardiola until 2026 - taking him to a decade in charge - and have seen a refreshed Catalan take his squad to America.


Wrexham boss Phil Parkinson points out major Chelsea problem after friendly draw

Wrexham head coach Phil Parkinson has issued a warning to Chelsea after the Premier League side were held to a 2-2 draw by the League One team on Wednesday night


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?


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.