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US Sanctions Mexican Soccer Star Rafael Marquez and 21 Others

US Sanctions Mexican Soccer Star Rafael Marquez and 21 Others

In addition to the 22 people, 43 entities - including a soccer team - will be sanctioned. The former Barcelona, New York Red Bulls , and Monaco defender is linked to Raul Flores Hernandez, who himself "has links to two major Mexican drug cartels" according to Bloomberg .



Injured Alexis Sanchez ruled out of start of Arsenal's Premier League campaign

Reports suggest the 28-year-old has no intention of agreeing to Arsenal's latest £275,000-a-week offer but is increasingly resigned to spending another year in north London, before he is able to walk away on a free transfer next summer. The Gunners boss said in a press conference that the Chilean worldwide has an abdominal strain and could be out for one or two weeks. Asked if he expected Al Khelaifi to get in touch, Wenger replied: "No, no".


Arsenal fans don't believe the latest news about Alexis Sanchez

Arsenal fans don't believe the latest news about Alexis Sanchez

The 28-year-old has been heavily linked with a move away from the club in the summer with his contract up at the end of the season. Wenger said: "I think if you read the French papers they are on Mbappe's case to finish their transfer market".


BMW PGA Championship Moves To September

BMW PGA Championship Moves To September

He went on to say: "I think (the reason I am favorite) it's partly to do with the upturn in form that I've had over the last few weeks, and then my history on this golf course: a couple of wins, beaten in a playoff, a few other Top 10s". The American slipped and fell down a flight of stairs on the eve of the Masters, forcing him out of action for a few weeks. The biggest adjustment is everything is just on a big scale from crowds to rewards and things you are required to do off the course.


Andre Gray joins Watford in club-record move

Andre Gray joins Watford in club-record move

However, the 26-year-old will instead be hosting Liverpool this weekend. Gray and Richarlison follow Nathaniel Chalobah, Kiko Femenia, Will Hughes and Daniel Bachmann in arriving at Vicarage Road , while Tom Cleverley's loan move from Everton has been made permanent.