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Chelsea lower their asking price for prolific ace by whopping £35M

Atletico may just want Costa to head over and play "marque signing" for the summer as they prepare to move into their new 68,000-seater stadium, the Wanda Metropolitano. Di Marzio reports that the Blues have already come drastically down in their asking price, which now sits at 60 million euros. Negotiations continue as Chelsea face up to taking a £35m hit on their initial valuation, though he is now expected to move to Atletico imminently.



Mourinho accused of €3.3m tax fraud in Spain

Ronaldo will meet with Madrid president Florentino Perez after the Confederations Cup. "But will he leave Real Madrid? ". However, on July 31, Cristiano Ronaldo must attend to his first hearing at Madrid's Prosecutor's Office, after the authorities linked the brilliant athlete with an illegal image rights sale involving Ronaldo and his agent.


Pujols, Angels surge late, rally past sloppy Yankees 10-5

Pujols, Angels surge late, rally past sloppy Yankees 10-5

A week ago, NY led the AL East by four games after winning the opener of a West Coast trip. "I can honestly say, this is the most mentally tough team that I've ever been on", Maybin said. Calhoun tied the game with a sacrifice fly. Romine will do the catching while Gary Sanchez moves to DH. "Betances said he realized just before he threw the pitch that, "'This could be bad, ' because Gary looked like he was waiting [for a] curveball and I was throwing fastball".


Pacers' Paul George to Cavaliers or Celtics?

Pacers' Paul George to Cavaliers or Celtics?

Outside of Aldridge , picks and maybe Dejounte Murray could be involved in a trade . It was reported at the start of the week that George was planning on leaving the Pacers in 2018 when he becomes a free agent and that he preferred the Lakers.


Nishikori retires injured, Khachanov to play Rublev in Halle

Nishikori retires injured, Khachanov to play Rublev in Halle

June 23 ― Eight-time champion Roger Federer reached the quarter-finals of the Halle grass court tournament for a 15th time yesterday with a 7-6 (7/4), 6-4 win over German serve-and-volleyer Mischa Zverev . Murray's defeat ended his 14-match winning streak on grass and his 10-match unbeaten run at Queen's Club, a warm-up event to Wimbledon . Kei Nishikori suffered another injury scare when he was forced to retire early in his clash against Karen Khachanov with a hip problem.


Detroit Pistons select Duke guard Luke Kennard in the NBA Draft

Detroit Pistons select Duke guard Luke Kennard in the NBA Draft

Then he turned to Kennard's defense. He's got a lot of work to do in that area. "So, we'll have that talk tomorrow". Kennard was widely considered the best shooter in the draft, a prime need for a team that finished in the bottom tier of the National Basketball Association in points per game, field-goal percentage and 3-point shooting.