by | September 01, 2017 | 16:31

The Germany worldwide has played just 12 minutes of senior football this season, though along with Neymar's arrival that might also be a result of his involvement in the Confederations Cup earlier in the summer, in which he captained his side to victory.

by | September 01, 2017 | 14:24

Vettel's decision to sign a long term-term deal came as something of a surprise but Hamilton, now 32, insisted it had only made his own decision clearer. "We can expect the same kind of close battle at every race this year". "It's a special place", said Vettel. "I don't know if everyone expected him to sign a three-year deal!" Ferrari will celebrate their 70th anniversary at Monza this weekend, but Lewis Hamilton is heading to Italy looking to spoil the party at a track he and his ...

by | September 01, 2017 | 13:41

BST. A move to join Spurs seems like the better option for Llorente when compared to Chelsea . However, according to Sky Sports News, Spurs have entered the race for the Spaniard and had an offer accepted for his signature. Everton were also interested in the Spaniard but the 2010 World Cup victor has made a decision to move to Spurs after agreeing a two-year deal, with the option of a further season.

by | September 01, 2017 | 13:37

Join Sportsmail throughout the day for live updates from across the Premier League and Europe. The Premier League's highest spending clubs this summer were Manchester City (£215m), Chelsea (£180m), Manchester United (£145m) and Everton (£145m).

by | September 01, 2017 | 13:21

But I still feel we have good young players and a few experienced players. Kohli, who was named Man of the Match, was thrilled to have won again, and said: "We spoke about not being complacent at any stage, today was a clinical performance".

by | September 01, 2017 | 12:58

Sporting a pair of Oakland Raider shorts and a tank top, the 41-year-old posted a slow-motion video of him hitting a pitch shot from just off the green during an apparent practice session. "He wants to get back in the mix, and I know he's itching to get back out here, and this will be a first step for him". Having spent 683 weeks as world number one in his career, Woods' current ranking is 1,121.

by | September 01, 2017 | 12:49

Nahki Wells joined Bradford City way back in 2011 on a free transfer where he enjoyed a very successful spell at the club scoring 57 goals in just 115 appearances or 7,204 minutes which works out as a goal every 126 minutes. 'Now the opportunity is here and I'm very thankful to the football club to give it to me. "I feel I can go on and do great things ". It's a step up for me and it's one that I'm relishing.

by | September 01, 2017 | 12:16

In a saga reminiscent of Peter Odemwingie driving to QPR in an ultimately unsuccessful bid to hasten a switch from West Brom in 2013, Sakho reportedly travelled to Rennes to agree terms on Wednesday, despite West Ham chairman David Gold insisting the 27-year-old is going nowhere.

by | September 01, 2017 | 11:20

The Tigers will be receiving right-handed pitcher Grayson Long , according to Joel Sherman of the New York Post. Houston, the Astros got Verlander. The four-time All-Star signed a six-year, $132.75 million deal to join Detroit before last season, but could opt out of it this winter. In recent weeks, they have welcomed back left-handers Tyler Skaggs and Andrew Heaney to their rotation, and they hope to add right-hander Garrett Richards next month.

by | September 01, 2017 | 10:09

Federer beat Frances Tiafoe 4-6 6-2 6-1 1-6 6-4 but only after struggling with his movement in the early stages and then letting the American teenager back into the match. But Federer , the five-time U.S. Open champion, showed why he's won more majors than any man to play the game as he broke Tiafoe and ended the drama.

by | September 01, 2017 | 09:40

A few hours earlier, the Angels acquired four-time All-Star outfielder Justin Upton from the Detroit Tigers . "This was harder than leaving the Reds", Phillip said of the trade, per Bowman . With starter Garrett Richards nearing a return, the Angels are hoping to crash the wild-card in the final month of regular-season play. Los Angeles' second basemen have been among the worst in baseball throughout the year.

by | September 01, 2017 | 08:46

Tiafoe debuted in 2014 (he lost his one ATP main-draw match , in Washington, D.C.), then settled into lower-level tours. On a rainy Tuesday that resulted in most of the outdoor matches being postponed, Nadal completed his first round by disposing of Dusan Lajovic of Serbia, 7-6, 6-2, 6-2 inside Arthur Ashe Stadium .

by | September 01, 2017 | 08:32

The player joins a Sunderland side in need of reinforcements in attacking areas with the recent departures of Wahbi Khazri and Jeremain Lens and should provide pace and directness out wide, his arrival may also give Simon Grayson the option to play Duncan Watmore as a striker when the forward returns from injury.

by | September 01, 2017 | 06:39

He broke when Federer was serving at 1-2 and then closed the set 6-1 in just 24 minutes. There was no reason to believe the Russian presented anything more than makeweight opposition for Federer, whom many observers have as favourite to win a sixth title here, breaking a nine-year drought in NY in his golden comeback season.

by | September 01, 2017 | 06:14

They expect Harvey will gradually weaken to a tropical depression by Wednesday night. Houston , the fourth-largest city in the USA and the most populous in Texas, was still conducting emergency operations, with multiple road closures and no access to area hospitals for ambulances, after Hurricane Harvey , a Category 4 storm, made landfall on Friday night.

by | September 01, 2017 | 04:49

However, Butland will be breathing down his neck in the quest to secure the position in between the sticks ahead of England's World Cup campaign. "Goalkeeper Jordan Pickford has left the England camp and returned to Everton", the FA said in a statement.

by | September 01, 2017 | 04:37

Ian Rapoport was the first to break the news that Hopkins has agreed to a five-year extension with the Texans , which will keep him in Houston into the next decade. This year, he reported to camp, telling ESPN's Dan Graziano he did not hold out "because I know I have a great team". The QB situation in Houston was a mess in 2016, to put it bluntly, and he still managed nearly 1,000 yards.

by | September 01, 2017 | 04:13

Italian media reports said the rider had damaged his right leg, which he also broke in practice for the Italian Grand Prix in 2010. The nine time world champion in all categories is lying fourth in this season's MotoGP standings after 12 of 18 races.

by | September 01, 2017 | 03:58

And Neymar goes into it in fine form given his electric start for PSG following his arrival from Barcelona. The last of their games in the current qualification, Brazil held in mid-March against Paraguay, over which it won 3-0. Ecuador is sitting just out of the qualification zone now in sixth with 20 points after 14 games. There are a few factors working against Ecuador. Brazil has already qualified for the World Cup next year in Russian Federation.

by | September 01, 2017 | 03:44

The report claims that Barcelona are resigned to missing out on the Brazilian this summer and they have turned their attention to Lemar as well as Paulo Dybala and Antoine Griezmann. Liverpool have refused to enter negotiations with Barcelona for playmaker Philippe Coutinho , but will the Reds maintain their "not for sale" stance? It makes for a frustrating finish to a transfer window that started in a very promising fashion for Arsenal with the signings of Sead Kolasinac and ...

by | September 01, 2017 | 03:41

The Gunners had reportedly accepted a £55m plus add-ons bid for the Chilean star - who is now on global duty - but were not looking to confirm their sale until they had secured a replacement signing. "Had some great memories over the years playing along side you and I wish you all the best with this new chapter in your life?#theOX#shaaambles". Joel Campbell, who would have been a candidate for a loan or sale but is ruled out for the rest of the year through injury .

by | September 01, 2017 | 03:37

City had reportedly made Sanchez one of their top targets of the window, but have thus far been unable to persuade Arsenal to sell despite the forward being in the a year ago of his contract. Thomas Lemar has since been announced in the starting lineup of Didier Deschamps' France team to play against the Netherlands. Sanchez was set to leave for Manchester City but after the Lemar deal fell through, the player will now remain at the Emirates.

by | September 01, 2017 | 03:07

The five-time champion was also taken the distance in his opening-round victory over American teenager Frances Tiafoe earlier this week, and he again survived a scare to battle through 6-1 [3] 6-7 4-6 6-4 6-1 at Flushing Meadows. However, Tiafoe, aiming for a maiden match victory at the US Open , was then unable to extend the contest when he failed to hold serve, netting a final forehand.

by | September 01, 2017 | 03:02

It's always a fine line, balancing television ratings with the integrity of the competition, but in this case, it does seem as though Wozniacki was dealt a hard hand. Open schedule makers. "I think someone who has fought their way back from injury and is No 5 in the world deserves to play on a bigger court than Court 5".

by | September 01, 2017 | 02:44

Nearly a year after the defeat of the French national team in the final of the home tournament Euro from Portugal 1: 0, Deschamps wards played a number of friendly matches, alternating with duels of the group stage of selection in the final part of the World Cup.