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Chelsea holding talks with Fulham boss Slavisa Jokanovic

Chelsea holding talks with Fulham boss Slavisa Jokanovic

It is claimed Avram Grant is in the running as the next Chelsea manager after guiding them to the Champions League final in 2008. Mikel helped Chelsea to win the Premier League with Conte before moving to Tianjin. Blanc's ability to take over from the Conte - who is widely expected to depart Stamford Bridge in the coming days - straight away is seen as a massive advantage by the Stamford Bridge hierarchy, although they are also expected to sound out the availability of his former global ...


Novak Djokovic Beats Fernando Verdasco, Advances to 2018 French Open Quarters

Novak Djokovic Beats Fernando Verdasco, Advances to 2018 French Open Quarters

Djokovic, seeded 20th, won 6-3 6-4 6-2 against 30th seed Verdasco. Seeded 20th and with lower expectations than normal coming in after an injury-disrupted year, the 31-year-old Djokovic appears to be rediscovering the old fire. Cecchinato will hold few fears for Djokovic who moved up a gear against Verdasco - a unsafe opponent who has three claycourt victories over the Serb.


Ariya Jutanugarn regains lead at US Women's Open in Alabama

Ariya Jutanugarn regains lead at US Women's Open in Alabama

In the end, Jutanugarn's slow-motion collapse set up an emotional victory and her second major win. "The first tee shot she hit was the first really bad tee shot I saw her hit in two days", Faxon, who was working at the championship for Fox Sports, told Reuters.


Umtiti commits to Barcelona to 2023

Umtiti commits to Barcelona to 2023

Umtiti joined Barcelona in 2016 after a productive spell with Lyon , and he established himself as one of the world's best defenders in the first half of this season. The defender, though, was open about his desire to extend his stay at Barcelona , with club president Josep Maria Bartomeu stressing he was working to fit Umtiti into their salary structure.


Liverpool quick to respond to reports of Nabil Fekir medical

Liverpool quick to respond to reports of Nabil Fekir medical

He told Le Progres: "I did not leave Marseille (this weekend), I am with my family". Even still, it appears that manager Jurgen Klopp is going for "overkill", as French worldwide Fekir looks set for an Anfield move this transfer window, just a medical to go.