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Martial, 22, left United's Los Angeles training camp last week to attend the birth of his son, but after the safe arrival of Swan Anthony, he did not return to United's preseason tour of the United States or report back to Carrington. 'I know the kids are very young, I know they need time to grow up. "But the boys tried everything and gave everything and we always have to try to fight for the best result".
  • Phillies Acquire Asdrubal Cabrera From Mets

    Phillies Acquire Asdrubal Cabrera From Mets

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    The Mets have agreed to trade veteran infielder Asdrubal Cabrera to the Philadelphia Phillies , according to multiple reports. As a switch hitter, Cabrera should settle nicely into the 5-hole and give the Phillies' offense a different look between Carlos Santana and the left-handed Nick Williams .
  • Phillies trade rumors: Bryce Harper made available by Washington

    Phillies trade rumors: Bryce Harper made available by Washington

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    In any deal for Harper, the Nationals likely would ask for multiple pitchers to help rebuild a rotation that includes pending free agents Gio Gonzalez and Jeremy Hellickson. The Lerner family, which owns the team, has gushed over Harper like one of their own, and Harper himself got emotional when speaking about his Nationals tenure after his victory in that hometown Home Run Derby .
  • Basilashvili becomes 1st Georgian to win ATP title

    Basilashvili becomes 1st Georgian to win ATP title

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    Basilashvili's confidence looked sapped in the second set when, having won the first, he allowed his Argentinian opponent to level the match easily, but an excellent recovery clinched the victory. "I'm pretty sure every player worked so hard for this but it's an unbelievable moment for me". In Gstaad, Matteo Berrettini won the Swiss Open with a straight-sets victory over second seed Roberto Bautista-Agut.
  • José Mourinho expects only one more new arrival at United

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    Mourinho managed Ronaldo during his ill-fated stint at Real Madrid and revealed his shock at the move whilst implying that something may have happened with Ronaldo behind the scenes to force the move to the current Italian champions. "If it's possible it's possible, if not, it's not. We tried to train how we want to play". The Portuguese expressed his hopes of signing two new recruits after United's 4-1 defeat by Liverpool in the pre-season International Champions Cup last weekend in the U.S.
  • Willian responds to Manchester United transfer links

    Willian responds to Manchester United transfer links

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    Which makes reports that he failed to report back to the club for pre-season training on the expected date all the more odd. The Brazil global, linked with both Barcelona and Real Madrid of late, had been given extra time off by the Blues due to his exertions at the World Cup in Russian Federation.
  • Chelsea Set For Fresh Daniele Rugani Deal Talks

    Chelsea Set For Fresh Daniele Rugani Deal Talks

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    N'Golo Kante: The World Cup victor may be on the move again, with Paris St Germain interested in signing the Chelsea player, according to Talksport. Juventus are looking to offload last season's top scorer following the €100m arrival of Cristiano Ronaldo from Real Madrid. It remains to be seen whether Chelsea can achieve a breakthrough in negotiations on Tuesday.
  • Mourinho frustrated by Martial's absence with Matic to miss start of season

    Mourinho frustrated by Martial's absence with Matic to miss start of season

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    Speaking after United's 4-1 loss to Liverpool at the International Champions Cup on Saturday, Mourinho told MUTV: "He has the baby and after the baby is born - handsome baby, full of health, thank god". If it's possible, it's good. "But in critical situations, I felt tracking back and what we needed for the team in a relegation battle just wasn't there".
  • Force India in administration: 3 teams oppose takeover

    Force India in administration: 3 teams oppose takeover

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    Perez said he wanted to help protect the future of the team. Should a sale go ahead, the next hurdle will be an application for a team name change for 2019. "The only reason I have done it was to save the team and for the better future for the team". "[I did it] to look after the 400 people who work in the team".
  • Virat Kohli and Shikhar Dhawan bring the Bhangra to Essex, watch video

    Virat Kohli and Shikhar Dhawan bring the Bhangra to Essex, watch video

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    England have since toured India for a five Test series in 2016/17 and lost the series 4-0. He was dropped at first slip when on four, while Vijay also enjoyed an extra life when dropped at second slip when on six. Tall all-rounder Walter, having taken four wickets in India's first innings, continued to frustrate the tourists with the bat before he was caught by Ajinkya Rahane off the bowling of Ishant Sharma .
  • Riyad Mahrez cleared to return to Manchester City training

    Riyad Mahrez cleared to return to Manchester City training

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    Follow all the action in the tunnel of the Hard Rock Stadium, as City completed their US TOUR, with an incredible comeback against Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich . 'I think we can be successful over the coming years and I believe my own game can develop under Pep's management'. The young City team put on a fantastic display throughout, and would eventually overcome Bayern in front of a noisy Miami support.
  • Atlanta Open: John Isner turns tables on Mischa Zverev

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    The returners have won just seven points in the opening 11 games and it was Isner who delivered one hold at love after another, dropping just two points in six service games and waiting for a chance on the return patiently. Kyrgios saw the trainer midway through the first set but that did not prevent the crowd booing him off court at the conclusion. But that all came to a relatively abrupt end as Kyrgios called it quits after 52 minutes, down 7-5 3-0 in his quarter-final with 23-year-old ...
  • Western cyclists killed in suspected terrorist attack in Tajikistan

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    Embassy in Tajikistan said on Facebook . On Monday night, the Islamic terrorist group IS claimed responsibility for the attack , which has left three people in hospital. "Our condolences go out to the victims' families, and we will continue to work with Tajik authorities in the ongoing investigation", U.S. Embassy in Dushanbe said in a statement .
  • Puel: Leicester need Maguire and Schmeichel

    Puel: Leicester need Maguire and Schmeichel

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    United will have to smash the world-record transfer fee for a defender to sign Maguire. Although Rojo is having treatment for an injury sustained at the World Cup, it is understood he has also been holding talks over his future amid interest from Wolves and other Premier League clubs.
  • Jose Mourinho has asked some players to cut their holidays short

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    United have yet to win a game and the final leg of their tour - which Mourinho lambasted as having no worth - is against Champions League winners Real Madrid in Miami on Wednesday. Two players who definitely will not be lining up against Real on Wednesday are captain Antonio Valencia , who has returned to the United Kingdom, and holding midfielder Nemanja Matic , with the Serbia global having recently undergone knee surgery.
  • Parker outclassed by 'rough and rugged' Whyte

    Parker outclassed by 'rough and rugged' Whyte

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    We would be ready. Katie Taylor: "Kimberly is my mandatory challenger and I can not wait to get in there and showcase my skills again, hopefully with an impressive performance". Tyson Fury Former IBF, WBA and WBO champion Fury fights for the second time since beginning his comeback, against Francesco Pianeta, at Belfast's Windsor Park on August 18.
  • José Mourinho tells Manchester United players: cut holidays short

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    Asked about some of the names with whom United have been linked - including Leicester's England star Harry Maguire and Barcelona defender Yerry Mina - Mourinho replied: "I would like to have two more players". And, speaking after the 4-1 loss to Liverpool in MI at the weekend, which had an attendance of over 100,000, the Portuguese said: 'I wouldn't spend my money to see these teams'.
  • Tajikistan probing 'attack' that left four tourists dead

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    Interior Ministry officials said the suspected perpetrators of the incident, which took place at 3:30 p.m., fled the scene, but that one of them was later killed in a confrontation with police. During the morning news conference in the Tajik capital, Dushanbe , Rakhimzoda said one suspect had been killed. Initial police accounts described the event as a traffic accident, although officials have since revealed that they are considering a range of possibilities, including murder, robbery, ...
  • EA Sports lets fans make female player in NBA Live 19 game

    EA Sports lets fans make female player in NBA Live 19 game

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    EA has announced that female players are coming to NBA Live 19 for the first time in the franchise history, and indeed, for the first time in any basketball game. NBA Live 19 comes to Xbox One and PlayStation 4 on September 7. WNBA president Lisa Borders recognized EA Sports's commitment to empowering female athletes, saying in a statement, "We are thrilled to see their steadfast commitment to inclusion and self-expression come to life in NBA Live 19 ".
  • Capela signs five-year, $90 million extension with Rockets

    Capela signs five-year, $90 million extension with Rockets

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    Led by James Harden and Chris Paul , the Rockets had the NBA's best record in 2017-18 but fell to the Golden State Warriors in seven games in the Western Conference finals. Although Capela's brand new deal will push the Rockets' payroll up to $136 million this upcoming season, the return of the Swiss Bank should likely help to alleviate the concern of fans throughout Clutch City.
  • No promises - Buffon braced for battle at PSG

    No promises - Buffon braced for battle at PSG

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    Most of PSG's senior squad remains absent due to their World Cup exploits, whereas Arsenal were almost at full strength and a prickly Tuchel wasted no time in pointing to that disparity. "I'm young - well, not so young - but I know when I speak about Neymar there's a lot of potential to every word that I say", Tuchel said. I saw some good passing play with the ball against Bayern [Munich], and I thought we are ready.
  • Lewis Hamilton posts about Valtteri Bottas on his Instagram story

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    Vettel, who had also been fastest on Friday, reported some debris in his auto at one point. "I was happy today, happy to finish and get some points and have a race I feel I maximised". 'I don't believe there is ever a time when you think you have got your hand on the championship. "We pay multi-millions of pounds for these engines and for first class, or state-of-the-art, product and you can see it's quite clearly some way below that", said Horner.
  • Jose Mourinho frustrated by Manchester United injuries lack of signings

    Jose Mourinho frustrated by Manchester United injuries lack of signings

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    Jose Mourinho said he wouldn't have wanted to pay money to watch this match - but the Manchester United manager had to admit there were a couple sparkling goals. No, I am happy with our players, to be honest, so I don't see the need. Alexis is the only attacking player that we have. With nine players injured, Mourinho is keen to have the eight players who were granted extended breaks due to their exertions in Russian Federation return to training a week before they were supposed to.
  • Jose Mourinho Expresses Major Summer Transfer Window Concerns

    Jose Mourinho Expresses Major Summer Transfer Window Concerns

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    United have been linked with a host of stars but so far only Fred, Diogo Dalot and Lee Grant have arrived, with manager Mourinho making no secret of his desire for the club's hierarchy - led by Ed Woodward - to deliver reinforcements in his quest to catch reigning champions Manchester City this season.
  • Joseph Parker vows to deliver 'explosive performance' against Dillian Whyte

    Joseph Parker vows to deliver 'explosive performance' against Dillian Whyte

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    Dereck Chisora: Says he is going to war with Carlos Takam this weekend live on Sky Sports Box Office. "I know the guy has hunger", Kevin said. "I think just let your performance speak itself", said Parker. "I've been in the game long enough to know talk and action are two different things", added Whyte, who knocked out Australia's Lucas Browne in his most recent outing .
  • 'It hurts to be called Hamilton's wingman', says angry Bottas

    'It hurts to be called Hamilton's wingman', says angry Bottas

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    We could control the pace and my position, but then the rear tyres started to die. But after two exciting races in Great Britain and Germany in the last three weeks, Hamilton thinks the tyres will limit the chances of overtaking in a dry race on Sunday.
  • Jose Mourinho On Anthony Martial Leaving Manchester United Camp

    Jose Mourinho On Anthony Martial Leaving Manchester United Camp

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    Tottenham Hotspur are reportedly interested in Anthony Martial , who wants to stay in the Premier League it seems. "I want to prove to people that I deserve a contract". MUTV is the only place to watch all of Manchester United's pre-season matches live, and hear first on new signings. " Last season, I didn't play much , that's my objective and my ambition", Darmian told the Independent .
  • Welsh rider Geraint Thomas wins his 1st Tour de France title

    Welsh rider Geraint Thomas wins his 1st Tour de France title

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    Even though Froome was cleared of doping days before the start of the Tour, that didn't stop some fans from abusing the British team's riders throughout the three-week race. "It's just overwhelming", Thomas said. "We've grown up together, been at the British Academy together, lived together, so to see him do this is incredible".
  • Lewis Hamilton claims faultless win at Hungarian GP

    Lewis Hamilton claims faultless win at Hungarian GP

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    Nevertheless, as the sport prepares to embark on its summer holiday following a two-day test at the Hungaroring next week, Hamilton leads Vettel by 24 points - the largest advantage any driver has held this term. In clear air, Vettel pushed to extend his lead to more than 12 seconds by lap 36, with Bottas further adrift and, in turn, ahead of Raikkonen by just 1.2 seconds.
  • NBA Live 19 reveals its first-ever female Create-A-Player option

    NBA Live 19 reveals its first-ever female Create-A-Player option

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    EA SPORTS ™ today revealed that, for the first time in a basketball video game, fans will be able to create female players in NBA LIVE 19 . Using the NBA Live Companion app , female gamers can scan their faces and import them to the game to make a fully customized player.
  • Garrigus kicks off Canadian Open with a bang

    Garrigus kicks off Canadian Open with a bang

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    Johnson Wagner (65) and Byeong Hun An (67) were 11 under, and top-ranked Dustin Johnson (66), Zac Blair (67), Joaquin Niemann (67) and Aaron Baddeley (6) followed at 10 under. "My caddie looked at me and was like, 'Oh, that's in the vehicle, '" Gligic said, smiling and mostly dried out after a round of 64. Despite a tree blocking part of his sight of the green, Watson elected against pitching the ball back in to play and instead tried finding the putting surface in regulation.
  • Jurgen Klopp makes prediction about Man United signings

    Jurgen Klopp makes prediction about Man United signings

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    This is not even half my squad, or 30% of it. Eric Bailly , according to Mourinho, raised his hand to step in at the last minute to "avoid a kid playing" after Chris Smalling signalled a pre-match injury . Reinforcements, you mean players that I would like to buy, that's another thing, but this is not my squad. We played over 90 minutes of really good football on a very hard pitch for both teams.
  • Bonucci wants Juve return, reveals AC Milan's Leonardo

    Bonucci wants Juve return, reveals AC Milan's Leonardo

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    The veteran defender left the Turin giants this time past year to become the Rossoneri's marquee signing, in what was supposed to be their return to the top of Italian football. Despite significant investment 12 months ago with the signings of Italy centre-back Leonardo Bonucci and Argentina's Lucas Biglia, last season Milan failed in their bid to return to the Champions League for the first time since 2014.
  • Why City players cut short World Cup break

    Why City players cut short World Cup break

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    Premier League champions City, meanwhile, fell to consecutive defeats in the absence of their World Cup stars. Pep Guardiola is relishing meeting Niko Kovač as Manchester City take on Bayern Munich in the International Champions Cup and hopes the two club's will face each other again in the Champions League this season.
  • Reports suggest Real Madrid have ended Hazard pursuit

    Reports suggest Real Madrid have ended Hazard pursuit

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    Florentino Perez is thought to have ruled out making a move to sign Hazard this summer, which essentially confirms that he will be staying at Chelsea . The Blues have finally put forward a price tag on their most valuable asset Eden Hazard which could potentially see him leave as the most expensive player .
  • Gabbidon: 'Liverpool will make Premier League title race closer'

    Gabbidon: 'Liverpool will make Premier League title race closer'

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    The well-travelled Portuguese tactician has been outspoken about Manchester United's transfer activity during their pre-season preparations which is a contrast to their arch-rivals. They have brought Riyad Mahrez in and I feel like they may do some more business but they are the team to catch. 'I said a few things in the past. "Improvement means playing better football , being more consistent and entertaining the crowd in a very specific way - We are Liverpool and we stand for ...
  • Manchester United defeat AC Milan after 26 penalties

    Manchester United defeat AC Milan after 26 penalties

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    Liverpool's first goal came from the spot as Mane banged it home to give Liverpool the lead. But the strike was canceled out by Suso three minutes later, as Milan brought the game back to level terms. United's best moment of the opening 20 minutes was when Mourinho jumped off his seat to catch Grant's miscued clearance prompting a cheer from the Big House crowd.
  • Jurgen Klopp shrugs off Jose Mourinho's Liverpool comments

    Jurgen Klopp shrugs off Jose Mourinho's Liverpool comments

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    It was put to Klopp at a news conference on Friday that Mourinho likes talking about him in public, to which the Reds boss replied with: "It's not easy to reach that point, eh?" "We are really fine with our goalkeepers", he said. United, who are still without a number of their World Cup stars, have only lost once to Liverpool in their last 10 meetings in all competitions - a 2-0 loss at Anfield in the Europa League in March 2016.
  • Thomas extends his Tour lead, Martin up to eighth

    Thomas extends his Tour lead, Martin up to eighth

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    But the success of Thomas underlines the recent dominance of Team Sky and British cycling with Froome having won four of the last five Tours and Bradley Wiggins having set the ball rolling by becoming Britain's first ever Tour victor in 2012.