Category: Daily

Atletico Madrid signs Luis Suarez from Barcelona | Daily Sabah – Daily Sabah
Daily, Sabah

Atletico Madrid signs Luis Suarez from Barcelona | Daily Sabah – Daily Sabah

Atletico Madrid announced the signing of Barcelona forward Luis Suarez late Wednesday, confirming the Uruguayan striker is set to continue playing in La Liga rather than joining Juventus in Italy. Barcelona said that Atletico had agreed to pay 6 million euros ($6.99 million) for Suarez, who left his last training session in tears Wednesday having…

Read more

Man Utd told to pay £80m for Calvert-Lewin – Daily Post Nigeria
Calvert-Lewin, Daily

Man Utd told to pay £80m for Calvert-Lewin – Daily Post Nigeria

Manchester United have chosen not to pursue a deal for Everton striker, Dominic Calvert-Lewin, after the Toffees put £80m price tag on him, the UK Metro reports. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is a big admirer of the 23-year-old and felt his ability in the air, offers United something different from what Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial…

Read more

Sporting CP names academy after ‘greatest ever’ graduate Cristiano Ronaldo | Daily Sabah – Daily Sabah
Daily, Sabah

Sporting CP names academy after ‘greatest ever’ graduate Cristiano Ronaldo | Daily Sabah – Daily Sabah

Portuguese club Sporting CP announced Monday they will rename their academy after former attacker and five-time Ballon d’Or winner Cristiano Ronaldo. Ronaldo, who scored in Juventus’ first Serie A game of the season Sunday, joined the capital city side at age 12. “The Academy will thus immortalize the name of the greatest symbol it ever…

Read more

Long-time Nike face Neymar seals Puma sponsorship deal | Daily Sabah – Daily Sabah
Daily, Sabah

Long-time Nike face Neymar seals Puma sponsorship deal | Daily Sabah – Daily Sabah

Neymar has sealed an endorsement deal with Puma, the German company announced Saturday, two weeks after the Brazilian superstar left his long-time sponsor Nike. “Welcome to the fam @neymarjr #KingIsBack,” Puma tweeted alongside a photo of the Paris Saint-Germain striker, kitted out in the sportswear giant’s clothes. The world’s most expensive player confirmed his new…

Read more

Alex Telles set to join Man Utd – Daily Post Nigeria
Daily, Telles

Alex Telles set to join Man Utd – Daily Post Nigeria

Manchester United have incredibly entered the race to sign left-back, Alex Telles from Porto. The Red Devils are in the market for a new left-back to provide competition for Luke Shaw, who missed the end of 2019/20 season due to an ankle injury. The Premier League giants have already been offered the chance to sign…

Read more

Chelsea set to sign Man Utd star – Daily Post Nigeria
Chelsea, Daily

Chelsea set to sign Man Utd star – Daily Post Nigeria

Chelsea are reportedly ready to sign Manchester United goalkeeper, Sergio Romero. DAILY POST recalls that Romero is among the three players Man United is keen to allow to leave Old Trafford this summer. Romero looks set to leave Man United after goalkeeper Dean Henderson returned to the Red Devils after spending last season on loan…

Read more

No agreement between Messi, Barcelona, reports say | Daily Sabah – Daily Sabah
Daily, Sabah

No agreement between Messi, Barcelona, reports say | Daily Sabah – Daily Sabah

Lionel Messi’s father and agent met Barcelona club president Josep Maria Bartomeu on Wednesday to discuss the player’s wish to leave the club but the talks ended in stalemate, Spanish media reported. Earlier, Jorge Messi said it would be “difficult” for his son to remain with Barcelona, the only club he has ever played for…

Read more

PSG’s Brazilian star Neymar parts way with Nike after 15 years, reportedly eyes Puma deal | Daily Sabah – Daily Sabah
Daily, Sabah

PSG’s Brazilian star Neymar parts way with Nike after 15 years, reportedly eyes Puma deal | Daily Sabah – Daily Sabah

Nike said Saturday it had parted ways with Neymar, ending one of its most high-profile sponsorship deals a decade and a half after signing the star striker as a 13-year-old prodigy. “I can confirm Neymar is no longer a Nike athlete,” a spokesman for the U.S. sportswear giant, Josh Benedek, said in an email to…

Read more

Bayern cruises past Lyon into Champions League final | Daily Sabah – Daily Sabah
Daily, Sabah

Bayern cruises past Lyon into Champions League final | Daily Sabah – Daily Sabah

The Champions League final will finally be a meeting of champions again. Bayern Munich made sure the title match will live up to the competition’s name by beating Lyon 3-0 Wednesday, setting up a final against Paris Saint-Germain. It’s the first time in 22 years that the final will feature two teams who qualified as…

Read more

Shakhtar’s European dream lives on far from Donetsk | Daily Sabah – Daily Sabah
Daily, Sabah

Shakhtar’s European dream lives on far from Donetsk | Daily Sabah – Daily Sabah

Shakhtar Donetsk is better suited than most to deal with the eery surroundings of a Europa League semi-final behind closed doors as the Ukrainian champions continue to thrive despite not playing in their home city in six years. Uprooted by the war in eastern Ukraine bein waged between government forces and Russian-backed separatists, Shakhtar has…

Read more

UCL: Man City, Lyon on GOtv – The Sun Nigeria – Daily Sun
Daily, Nigeria

UCL: Man City, Lyon on GOtv – The Sun Nigeria – Daily Sun

The appetite of football fans will be satisfied this weekend as they have access to a key match in the UEFA Champions League, with the clash between Manchester City and Olympique Lyonnais wrapping up the quarterfinals on the evening of Saturday 15 August 2020. GOtv viewers can look forward to a potential thriller kicking off…

Read more

NFL to continue daily COVID-19 testing through Sept. 5 – NFL.com
COVID-, Daily

NFL to continue daily COVID-19 testing through Sept. 5 – NFL.com

The NFL will continue COVID-19 testing on a daily basis. The league and NFLPA agreed to continue daily testing through Sept. 5, the union announced Wednesday. Sept. 5 is the Saturday before the start of Week 1, which kicks off on Sept. 10 with the Houston Texans visiting the Super Bowl champion Kansas City Chiefs.…

Read more

NHL Playoffs Daily 2020 – Reckoning Day – ESPN
Daily, playoffs

NHL Playoffs Daily 2020 – Reckoning Day – ESPN

7:45 AM ETEmily KaplanESPN CloseEmily Kaplan is ESPN’s national NHL reporter.Friday’s NHL slate features the highest stakes we’ve seen yet, with six teams facing elimination. Auston Matthews, Connor McDavid and Sidney Crosby could all potentially go home.Oh, and the teams ranked 22nd (Arizona Coyotes), 23rd (Chicago Blackhawks) and 24th (Montreal Canadiens) in regular-season points percentage…

Read more

NHL Playoffs Daily 2020 – Winnipeg Jets face elimination, 12-seeds on verge of shockers – ESPN
Daily, playoffs

NHL Playoffs Daily 2020 – Winnipeg Jets face elimination, 12-seeds on verge of shockers – ESPN

7:18 AM ETGreg WyshynskiESPN CloseGreg Wyshynski is ESPN’s senior NHL writer.The Winnipeg Jets face elimination, while the Toronto Maple Leafs hope to roll on despite the loss of key defenseman Jake Muzzin.And, oh yeah: The NHL’s No. 12 seeds, Montreal and Chicago, have the No. 5 seeds on the brink. We told you this was…

Read more

NHL Playoffs Daily – Penguins, Rangers, Oilers, Jets look to even up their series – ESPN
Daily, playoffs

NHL Playoffs Daily – Penguins, Rangers, Oilers, Jets look to even up their series – ESPN

7:30 AM ETEmily KaplanESPN CloseEmily Kaplan is ESPN’s national NHL reporter.Day 2 of the NHL restart was just as exciting as the opener, as hockey fans were treated to fantastic goaltending performances, more upsets and a buzzer-beater.As we head to Game 2s of the qualification round, let it be known that teams that win Game…

Read more