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Barcelona sues Neymar for breach of contract!

Barcelona sues Neymar for breach of contract!

In the days after he signed for the French club, Barcelona refused to pay the reported 26 million euro installment of the loyalty bonus which he was due to receive this summer, citing breach of contract. Neymar criticised the directors of the club on Sunday after scoring twice on his home debut for PSG in a 6-2 win over Toulouse . Barcelona has announced it is taking legal action against Neymar after alleging the Brazilian failed to fulfil his contract.


Cricket icon apologies for saying he'd need to 'black up'

Cricket icon apologies for saying he'd need to 'black up'

Former England batsman Geoffrey Boycott has apologized for making an allegedly racist comment while discussing knighthoods handed out to West Indies cricketers. The last England cricketer to be knighted was Sir Ian Botham , whose name was added to the New Years Honours List in 2007. Controversial England batting legend Geoff Boycott made a grovelling apology on Tuesday for remarking he needed to "black up his face" to get a knighthood at an event last week.


Miller and Santana leave Monday night with injuries

Miller and Santana leave Monday night with injuries

Miller walked the leadoff batter, then threw one pitch to Andrew Benintendi before walking off the mound and beckoning head trainer James Quinlan and manager Terry Francona from the dugout. Brian Dozier added a three-run drive off Carson Fulmer during the rally. He snagged a line drive off the bat of Eduardo Nunez for the first out of the inning, and prevented a run from scoring by grabbing a Rafael Devers shot with two on and two out later in the inning.


Barcelona seeking 8.5m euros from Neymar over contract breach

Barcelona seeking 8.5m euros from Neymar over contract breach

Speaking to reporters after the game the Brazilian superstar, who joined PSG from Barca in a world-record $262 million 10 days ago, revealed that many of his former teammates are not happy with the way the Catalan club is being run. I had four lovely years and I was happy, but with them Barcelona board, no. "I spent four attractive years there and parted happy. Barca deserve much better".


Six player updates from Kyle Shanahan following loss to Broncos

Six player updates from Kyle Shanahan following loss to Broncos

Brian Hoyer had the ball slip out of his hands with no one around him and it was ruled a fumble that was recovered by Denver near midfield. That formula of Peko clogging the middle and others flying around him is something that Wolfe, a few days before suffering an ankle injury August 12, said he could see taking shape early in training camp.


Trump disbands federal advisory panel on climate change

Trump disbands federal advisory panel on climate change

Following his decision to withdraw the U.S. from the Paris climate agreement in June, the news today (21 August) that the Trump administration has disbanded the 15-person Advisory Committee for the Sustained National Climate Assessment has saddened many.