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by | July 27, 2018 | 10:13

In an address to the nation, Khan pledged to create an Islamic welfare state to provide education, employment for the poor and fighting corruption. In unofficial and incomplete results, the PTI has emerged as the largest party. An icon of Pakistani cricket and a one-time London playboy who has since transformed himself into a pious, firebrand nationalist, Khan's campaign speeches were littered with anti-America rhetoric and baiting of India.

by | July 27, 2018 | 10:06

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has indicated that Liverpool must challenge for the Premier League title in the upcoming season to justify their heavy spending. And Mourinho believes there will be a demand for Liverpool to challenge for the Premier League title and win trophies after such a big outlay on transfers; Jurgen Klopp has not won a trophy since taking over in October 2015.

by | July 27, 2018 | 10:00

Zlatan Ibrahimovic predicts "something special" for Manchester United , with the club's former forward suggesting Jose Mourinho could land a big transfer deal. It could yet be his last at Old Trafford, though. A horrific broken leg curtailed his best run of form at United in September 2015 and he has struggled to establish himself under Mourinho since the Portuguese coach replaced Louis van Gaal in 2016.

by | July 26, 2018 | 08:40

City took the lead just after half-time when German global Leroy Sane caught Liverpool's defence napping and burst clear to slot past Caoimhin Kelleher in the 57th minute. The Brazilian-born Italy global very almost joined City, but opted for a reunion with Sarri, and the Blues are expected to make several more signing before the window closes and are pushing to sign Juventus striker Gonzalo Higuain.

by | July 26, 2018 | 08:16

Crashing over three times within minutes, the Blitzbok took on a healthy 17-7 lead into the break, a continued to build with a 12th minute try, but Fiji refused to bow out quietly, scoring two tries in the final minutes to bring respectability to the score line.

by | July 26, 2018 | 07:01

Louis Camilleri , a chairman at Ferrari sponsor Philip Morris, is the new Ferrari CEO, while Suzanne Heywood takes over as CNH Industrial chair. Tokyo-based auto analyst for Nomura Securities, Anindya Das, called Manley "a natural choice" to replace Marchionne as "Manley has been heading FCA's main profit and growth engine Jeep since 2009".

by | July 26, 2018 | 06:56

Martial's agent Philippe Lamboley revealed last month that the 22-year-old forward wants to leave Old Trafford after falling out favour under Mourinho and failing to agree terms over a new contract. The match at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California, pitted a United side playing its second match of the pre-season against an Earthquakes team in the midst of what has been a lackluster Major League Soccer campaign.

by | July 26, 2018 | 03:59

I've got other people trying to sort things out for me. Mahrez showed good touches and quick feet to occasionally glide past Marcel Schmelzer , but playing tight to the wing, he wasn't able to influence the game. The 27-year-old was a constant threat when isolated against defenders during Leicester City's unforgettable 2015-16 title season when he won the PFA Player of the Season.

by | July 26, 2018 | 01:34

Also on the list is the World Cup Golden Ball victor Luka Modric of Croatia, who helped his country reach the World Cup final for the first time. The final three nominees will be announced at a later date, and all award winners will be revealed at The Best FIFA Football Awards show in London on 24 September.

by | July 25, 2018 | 14:03

France's most iconic sporting event - an organised protest against French government policy - was interrupted by a bicycle race overnight, resulting in the accidental teargassing of several Tour De France riders. They must be respected, they take enough risks for their job. Riders had to slow down when they reached the scene and footage shows them rubbing their eyes after passing through the demonstration.

by | July 25, 2018 | 13:24

The midfielder called time on his nine-year career with Germany this week accusing the German Football Association (DFB) of treating him with "racism and disrespect" over the issue of a photograph featuring the player alongside Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan which was taken before the World Cup.

by | July 25, 2018 | 11:29

Alisson is the latest high profile addition, with Fabinho, Naby Keita and Xherdan Shaqiri all deciding their futures lie at Anfield, despite fielding plenty of attractive offers from elsewhere. He won't be the only Everton fan thinking the same thing after Pickford's hugely impressive performances for England at this summer's World Cup finals in Russian Federation.

by | July 25, 2018 | 08:27

Rooney, who left Everton for DC United in Major League Soccer in the summer transfer window, played with Martial at United from 2015 until 2017. Mourinho has admitted that he still wants two more players before the transfer deadline on August 9 after signing Fred and Diogo Dalot this summer.

by | July 25, 2018 | 07:48

And then, after Woods fell off, Molinari hit a brilliant approach to the 18th, matched only by the putt, which dropped for a birdie. "Whether I shot 69 or 73 today, it wouldn't have been heartbreaking". However, Tommy Fleetwood's chances of becoming the first English victor since Nick Faldo in 1992 looked to have gone after he pulled his third shot on the sixth out of bounds, the resulting double bogey leaving him six off the pace.

by | July 25, 2018 | 07:11

This quickly became a partnership the second we began these discussions. The deal is expected to pay Love $120-million, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski . Love has been a key pillar of the Cleveland set-up since signing from the Minnesota Timberwolves in 2014. Over the duration of his 10-year career, Love is averaging 18.3 points and 11.3 rebounds.

by | July 25, 2018 | 06:13

Pep Guardiola says he is not concerned by rival clubs spending money as Manchester City aim to hold off several challengers for their Premier League title. 'I don't like when my colleagues talk about me. The pressure is now on Klopp and Liverpool to show they can challenge City and Guardiola expects them to be contenders.

by | July 25, 2018 | 04:26

New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez is having a nightmare season. Sanchez drew the ire of Yankees fans and the ridicule of the Twitter-verse at large after jogging after a ball that got away from him in the second inning, allowing Jake Bauers to score from second base.

by | July 25, 2018 | 04:13

Salah, was the top scorer in European club football past year, scoring 44 goals for the Premier League side in all competitions, and picking up player of the seasons honours in England. Federation Internationale de Football Association have also announced the nominees for the Coach of the Year award, with the likes of Zinedine Zidane, Pep Guardiola and England manager Gareth Southgate all part of the list.

by | July 25, 2018 | 03:56

In fact, the Brazilian was one of the most impressive young players in Ligue 1 last season, with a healthy return of 12 goals and 7 assists in 35 league outings. A sensational end to the transfer saga. However, on Monday, Barcelona made an improved bid for the 21-year-old which resulted in Bordeaux preventing Malcom from finalising a switch to the Stadio Olimpico.

by | July 25, 2018 | 03:34

England boss Gareth Southgate has made the cut following his work as the Three Lions made a shock run to the semi-finals of the World Cup in Russian Federation. Liverpool's manager was nominated for the prize on Tuesday in recognition of a 12-month period that included leading the Reds to the 2017-18 Champions League final.