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Kawhi Leonard Wants Out Of San Antonio

Kawhi Leonard Wants Out Of San Antonio

Leonard has communicated with coach Gregg Popovich in recent days, sources say, but the two have yet to speak in person. Check back for frequent updates. The 26-year old star has one guaranteed year left on his contract with the San Antonio Spurs, meaning a trade is necessary if he plans to play elsewhere in the 2018-19 season.


Premier League fixtures deal Arsenal boss Unai Emery a nightmare start

Premier League fixtures deal Arsenal boss Unai Emery a nightmare start

The reverse fixture could had seen City win the title against their rivals, however a second half resurgence from United saw City lose 3-2 with a Paul Pogba double and Chris Smalling goal overshadowing the first half performance. With the last two meetings between English football's two biggest clubs at Anfield ending in dismal 0-0 draws, it is to be hoped that December's clash on Merseyside produces more drama and goals .



US Open: Ewen Murray on tough start for Rory McIlroy, Tiger Woods

The top 60 players and ties will make the cut, and Day is 118th. He is tied for 101st. He then tried to putt the ball up to the green, but the result was the same. "It was not very good, " Woods said about the first putt. Yeah, I do. I do enjoy it, especially when you're on the right side of the fight. I blocked the next one, (and) blocked the next one.


Salah not in Egypt starting line-up for Uruguay match

Salah not in Egypt starting line-up for Uruguay match

Salah, who celebrates his 26th birthday today, has been nursing a shoulder injury from the UEFA Champions League final defeat to Real Madrid last month. "We wanted to avoid risks in this match (with Salah), but I think he will be fine for the next game". "Perhaps we still need to work a bit more on defence", he acknowledged, sitting alongside veteran goalkeeper Essam El-Hadary who at 45 will become the oldest player to take part in the World Cup finals if he takes the field on Friday.


Iran won't wear Nike cleats at World Cup thanks to US sanctions

Iran won't wear Nike cleats at World Cup thanks to US sanctions

Nike have refused to supply Iran with football boots for the upcoming World Cup . It was only on May 19 when the Iranian team's World Cup 2018 jersey was presented during a friendly match against Uzbekistan. Spain and Portugal round out the deadly Group B. "This last comment of Nike was, in my personal view, an unnecessary statement". Iran's kit is provided by German company Adidas but some individual players, such as Saman Ghoddos of Swedish side Ostersund, usually wear Nike cleats.


Bayern Munich open to Jerome Boateng offers

Bayern Munich open to Jerome Boateng offers

Bayern's CEO, Karl-Heinz Rummenigge, confirmed earlier this week that the 29-year-old would be allowed to leave the club this summer if a reasonable offer comes in. Boateng missed the end of Bayern's Bundesliga campaign due to a hamstring injury but was still selected in Joachim Low's squad. "I want to have a good World Cup, that's got nothing to do with my own situation, that's always the same".