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by | August 11, 2018 | 12:46

SportBild journalist Christian Falk tweeted yesterday: " Jerome Boateng called Jose Mourinho to tell him personally that he is grateful for the interest, but he won't come to Manchester". 22-year-old Benjamin Pavard is rumored to have already signed an agreement with the Munich outfit during this summer's World Cup in Russian Federation.

by | August 11, 2018 | 12:43

Wright said he is anxious that American billionaire Kroenke cares more about money than winning trophies, and that Arsenal will no longer be able to compete for top trophies with him running the club. AST added that by becoming the 100% owner, Kroenke would be able to take "detrimental actions" such as paying "management fees and dividends without any check or balance".

by | August 11, 2018 | 12:11

I had my plans, and I had my plans for many months, and I find myself in the beginning of the Premier League with the market closed, and I'm in a situation that I thought was not going to be the situation I would be in. Luke Shaw sealed the points seven minutes from time before Jamie Vardy headed home a consolation for the visitors. Yerry Mina was another target but "United were put off by what they considered to be excessive agent fees".

by | August 11, 2018 | 10:23

House of Fraser has gone into administration and been rescued at a knock-down price by the Sports Direct founder Mike Ashley . In a statement to the London Stock Exchange, Sports Direct said it had acquired all of the United Kingdom stores, brand and stock of House of Fraser.

by | August 11, 2018 | 04:13

Nonetheless Mourinho was pleased with his team's display, singling out Pogba and Shaw for particular praise, and the overall spirit. Or you believe in the pundits and go with what they say. 'Paul was fantastic. His contribution was wonderful. It was the first game back with United for Pogba after his World Cup-winning exploits, and he said it was challenge to find his form before eventually giving way to substitute Marouane Fellaini in the 84th minute.

by | August 11, 2018 | 03:42

They did, however, face accusations of being a soft touch towards the end of the French coach's iconic tenure, with a tumble out of the Premier League's top four considered to be the costly result of obvious flaws. "The match is going to give us the information [of what] is our level", he said. "When we were in Spain each match against Barcelona with Valencia is very exciting and very demanding for me also to prepare for this match".

by | August 11, 2018 | 03:26

On Guice's sixth carry of the night, he was tackled from behind and stayed on the ground. Injuries to Week 1 starter Rob Kelley and prolific third-down back Chris Thompson contributed to that, and Guice was expected to be a major part of solving the problem.

by | August 11, 2018 | 02:26

The Colombian centre-back had reportedly been subject to interest from Manchester United over a permanent move but Everton have swooped in for Mina on the final day of the English transfer window, with the player having his medical in Barcelona in order to push the move through.

by | August 11, 2018 | 01:40

Asked whether he he believed there would be any movement in or out of Old Trafford on deadline day, Mourinho replied: "The information I have is no". Manchester United have been hit by injuries throughout the pre-season tour of the United States and there are plenty of first-team stars that have only just returned from their holidays due to exploits in the World Cup this summer.

by | August 11, 2018 | 01:16

Tottenham became the first Premier League team since the inception of the transfer window to go all summer without a new signing, as the deadline passed this evening with no Spurs incomings. Pogba , made skipper for the night, answered Jose Mourinho's call to start the game despite only four days of training but showed no ring-rustiness in a remarkable man of the match performance that underlined why United refused to sell him to either Barcelona or Real Madrid.

by | August 10, 2018 | 22:11

Smith said: 'Ollie Pope has made an exceptional start to his first-class career. Fewer than 24 hours later, Pope, also a wicketkeeper but in the Test frame as yet only as a specialist batsman - has entered the equation on the back of his outstanding county form so far this season.

by | August 10, 2018 | 22:13

The reason she is the odd one out is because as per sources, the BCCI had apparently prohibited the wives and girlfriends (WAGs) of the Indian cricket players from accompanying them till the end of the third Test against England. Celebrated Bollywood actor and wife of the Indian captain, Anushka Sharma can also be seen in the photograph. This user questioned why only Virat Kohli was allowed to bring his wife, while the other players were not allowed to bring in their partners? ...

by | August 10, 2018 | 21:34

But the German recognises it remains a sizeable task and likened City to Drago, the formidable rival to fictional boxing character Balboa. Klopp, in looking at the 25 point gap that his side needs to close on the reigning champions Manchester City , analogized his club to Rocky and City to Drago.

by | August 10, 2018 | 20:16

Dez Bryant tells me he's "got a plan" for a return to the National Football League. and that the plan includes a visit next week to the Cleveland Browns . Cowboys Hall of Fame quarterback Troy Aikman said he believes Bryant will play in the National Football League this season. The Browns certainly sound like they want to add Dez Bryant to the fold this season, but if that is going to happen, the 29-year-old will have to pick up his phone.

by | August 10, 2018 | 19:42

Everton finalised the season-long loan of Chelsea defender Kurt Zouma on Friday, a day after the Premier League transfer window closed. Zouma subsequently missed almost one season of football before he made his return to the pitch.

by | August 10, 2018 | 18:28

His side face Leicester City in their opening fixture at Old Trafford on Friday and it was put to Mourinho that there was a perception the club had gone backwards over the summer. FIFA are formulating plans for a consistent transfer deadline across world football, which would aid Premier League sides after their setback this year .

by | August 10, 2018 | 17:36

The north Londoners left it similarly late past year before adding five new faces to their squad, including club-record signing Davinson Sanchez. He's not so young - 21 - but maybe he doesn't have Premier League experience but his performances in the three games showed it's not a problem to put him to play.

by | August 10, 2018 | 14:39

Mourinho revealed this morning he is not expecting anybody to join United before the transfer deadline, with the window shutting at 5pm. "I'm not confident", Mourinho said, when asked whether there would be more players arriving before the deadline.

by | August 10, 2018 | 14:30

The video was overlaid with the captions "All love on this side" and "No excuses just work". For those who haven't heard, Benjamin didn't hold back in his public criticism of his former teammate. "So we'll move forward as a team, and I'm hoping we've already done that". Benjamin had been pretty critical of the Panthers star in a recent interview.

by | August 10, 2018 | 13:59

Roberto Firmino and Georginio Wijnaldum were on target in the first half for a strong-starting Reds XI that featured three summer signings - goalkeeper Alisson and midfielders Naby Keita and Fabinho , the latter of whom missed the chance to open the scoring from the penalty spot after Sadio Mane had been fouled in the box.