The following year saw a momentary reprieve for United as Sir Alex Ferguson bid a triumphant farewell with another Prem crown and Silva endured one of his more quiet campaigns. David Silva has played a key part in Manchester City going from a mediocre team to a team that challenges for the big trophies at home an overseas.
Tottenham Hotspur has ended their transfer drought with the capture of 18-year-old winger Jack Clarke from Leeds for an undisclosed on a four-year deal. Spurs and Leeds announced the deal on Tuesday morning via their official Twitter accounts. Tottenham were keen on signing Clarke in January but were unable to get him out of Elland Road as Leeds pushed for promotion to the Premier League .
The victor of Tuesday's semifinal will face the Netherlands or Sweden here Sunday. The respect was mutual as Neville spoke of his admiration for Ellis before the clash in Lyon in which England will be looking to reach their first World Cup final, having failed at this stage four years ago in Canada.
After so many days of speculating, the results are finally out. Golden State is giving out a good amount of assets in hopes of yielding something out of Durant's loss, banking on Russell having enough value to potentially make a good flip down the road.
Of course, the Clippers could still move Gallinari, but with few (if any) other All-NBA caliber players available, the goal of pairing Leonard with another star seems dead at the moment. As both L.A. teams pursue Leonard, it appears the Lakers have the upper hand. Iguodala likely to join Lakers after Memphis buyout. Lakers offered Rondo vet minimum & 24 hours to decide.
Australia, who beat New Zealand in the 2015 final, slumped to 92/5 before Khawaja and Alex Carey (71) revived the innings with a sixth-wicket stand of 107 to give their powerful attack a defendable total on a used pitch that was making life hard for batsmen.
Bojan Bogdanovic is headed to the Utah Jazz on a four-year, $73 million deal. JJ Redick is saying "goodbye" to Philadelphia and "hello" to New Orleans. In 399 games played in the NBA , Bogdanović has an average of 13.3 points and 3.4 rebounds. The Pelicans also will add Nicolo Melli, a forward/center in the EuroLeague, on a two-year free-agent contract, according to multiple reports .
Chicago's offense secured eight hits on Saturday. With Jon Lester taking the mound, is Chicago a safe play as a moneyline favorite? Puig was held back by Cubs catcher Willson Contreras . The Cubs are 13-12 against division opponents. At right is center fielder Albert Almora Jr. A pair of teams from the NL Central finish up a weekend set in the Buckeye State.
It's largely been known for days what Klay Thompson would decide to do when National Basketball Association free agency opened on Sunday. Thompson was expected to accept a max contract from Golden State if they offered it to him, according to ESPN .
Monday brings reports of Manchester United set to make Sean Longstaff their next signing. Reports last week claimed United had identified the French global hitman as a prime transfer target and are prepared to meet his £35m release clause in order to take him to Old Trafford this summer.
The Monegasque, forced wide as Verstappen went through, said he would let the stewards decide. Verstappen took the chequered flag, at a scenic circuit owned by Red Bull and with thousands of orange-shirted Dutch fans cheering him on, but still faces an anxious wait for confirmation.
Arsenal have launched a bid for Wilfried Zaha . It was recently reported that Zaha would cost in the region of £80 million, and that Arsenal were considering selling Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to fund the move ( The Sun ). It is little surprise to see Palace up their asking price for Zaha in the wake of the Wan-Bissaka sale. Sky Sports says the Gunners hope Palace will accept an offer of £40m.
Police in Southlake, Texas, responded to reports of an unconscious man in a hotel room on Monday morning. The Angels' game scheduled for Monday night against the Texas Rangers in Arlington, Tex., was postponed . He struggled with injuries repeatedly over the past three seasons but persevered to become a valuable starter in Los Angeles' injury-plagued rotation.
I just want to play. "Whether I play the 1 (point guard) or the 5 (center), I don't care", said Antetokounmpo . It's a huge win for the player and his family and we share and this joy and say our congratulations. Milwaukee Bucks power forward Giannis Antetokounmpo announced on Saturday that he and his brother, Thanasis, will be starting a program for underprivileged children in Greece .
She wasn't even born by the time Venus Williams had won four grand slams, but 15-year-old American Cori Gauff downed the five-time Wimbledon champion on her debut in the tournament Monday. Wimbledon qualifying was a target for Gauff this year, but her ranking of 301 was not high enough to earn a shot. "It's the first time I have ever cried after winning a match", said 313-ranked Gauff who took up the sport after being inspired by Venus and Serena Williams .
The exploits of the underdog Madagascans at their first major tournament claimed the headlines despite Salah scoring his second goal of the cup for Egypt . At the start of the second half, coach Rohr brought in Wilfred Ndidi for John Ogu , but the substitute was the guilty party this time around for the second goal.
Getty Hassan Whiteside is headed to the Portland Trail Blazers . Yahoo Sports' Chris Haynes detailed why the Whiteside trade made sense for the Blazers. Among the teams that could acquire Dragic's contract are the Los Angeles Lakers and LA Clippers - both of whom are waiting for a decision on Kawhi Leonard's free agency.
Nole (Djokovic) wanted me to come earlier but I had a senior tour agreed earlier. We've known each other for a long time. Novak Djokovic opens against Philipp Kohlschreiber . Novak Djokovic is the defending champion and the betting favorite at +145 with Roger Federer +330 and Rafa Nadal (+650) behind him. That may suit the top seed, though, with Kohlschreiber giving the four-time Wimbledon victor the sort of challenge that does not often come in the opening round of a grand slam.
In doing so, he took a gamble that the structure of the contract for the Finnish star would complicate things for the Hurricanes to the point that they'd sooner take the compensation of a first-, a second- and a third-round pick rather than match the offer.
If she ever decides to step away from life on the tennis circuit, Annabel Croft could dip into the world of clairvoyance. "Most important thing, [I am] happy for him personally that he's able to keep playing". We're very excited about it, but it was also a lesson in don't say you're quitting until you have looked at all the resources. On Saturday, though, a new name emerged as a possible partner for Murray when Serena Williams threw her name - tentatively, perhaps mischievously - into the ...
That gives the Lakers the cap room they need to chase a max contract star. "Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka has found a way to complete the Davis trade on July 6 with max space to spend on a single free agent - or divide the money among multiple players", Wojnarowski wrote .
He has not played since suffering a torn ACL in February of 2018. He's a career 43.7% shooter from the field and 36.1% from 3-point range, making 1.5 treys per contest. The Mavs acquired the big man in a midseason trade with the New York Knicks . With this deal, Curry will hope to stay with a team for longer than one season as he has moved every single offseason since he entered the National Basketball Association in 2013.
Osaka walked out. On a wild Day 1 at the All England Club, No. 2 Osaka was the highest-seeded and most-accomplished player to leave the scene, beaten 7-6 (4), 6-2 by Yulia Putinseva. "I hope I can somehow find a way to do that", she said . "I have never played on this court, in fact, I have never been on it". The 15-year-old Gauff has been a rising star on the junior circuit.
One was enough. Amrabat weaved infield from the left wing leaving defenders in his wake before timing a pass perfectly to put En-Nesyri clear for the goal. He added that he does not think of himself as a trump card for Morocco , emphasizing that he is lucky to be managing Morocco's football team, which includes "quality players".
Malinga trapped Oshane Thomas lbw in the penultimate over, getting the decision on review, and joined Wasim Akram at No. 3 on the all-time list of World Cup wicket-takers by lifting his career haul to 55. Singer Rihanna watches the action from the stands during the Cricket World Cup match between Sri Lanka and the West Indies . What is the expected weather for Sri Lanka vs West Indies? .
Rishabh Pant replaced Vijay in the XI against England . The Indian team management has requested the ICC to consider Mayank Agarwal as his replacement. "Rahul Dravid has very good words for him and that worked in his favour, Ajinkya gets stuck in the middle overs and has problems playing spin and Ambati Rayudu has failed in the recent past".
According to Forbes, the teenage star is predicted to earn more than $1m (£790,000) off the court in 2019 thanks to a burgeoning group of sponsors. The American is the youngest woman to qualify for the tournament in the Open era but she played like a veteran in an excellent 6-4 6-4 victory.
Wilfried Zaha's brother has pleaded with Crystal Palace to allow the winger to "realise his dream" and join Arsenal this summer. Zaha has been a player reborn since sealing a return to Crystal Palace from Manchester United . Alex Iwobi admitted he is not fully comfortable with his role at Arsenal, as he would prefer to play as a central midfielder. The Fiver: sign up and get our daily football email.
As the player was already registered with Chelsea as a loanee the club were able to sign him on a permanent basis with no issues , always provided the deal was done by Sunday 30 June, when the loan deal ended. Chelsea director Marina Granovskaia also reacted to the news. Despite those high numbers, he was replaced in the team during the latter half of the season by Ruben Loftus-Cheek.
According to Adrian Wojnarowski and Shams Charania, the Sixers will give Harris a contract to keep him in town, bringing him back on a five-year, $180 million deal. The Miami Heat are finalizing a sign-and-trade deal with Philadelphia to acquire Butler, league sources told ESPN. The Philadelphia 76ers are in a spot where they can have annual success.