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He will have received good money - Costa delighted by Griezmann extension

He will have received good money - Costa delighted by Griezmann extension

Barcelona star Gerard Pique has landed himself in hot water with the club's managers over his involvement in a documentary which saw Atletico Madrid's Antoine Griezmann announce his decision to snub the Catalan giant. "I did my Masters with UEFA at university in France", he said. According to reports in the Spanish media, the deal for Lemar is worth more than 70 million euros ($81.34 million), making him the most expensive player in Atletico's history.


Phanatic Shoots Phillies Fan in the Face With Hot Dog Cannon

Phanatic Shoots Phillies Fan in the Face With Hot Dog Cannon

Kathy McVay told the Associated Press she was sitting near home plate when a hot dog wrapped in duct tape struck her in the face. In the news segment, McVay laughs about her freak accident, saying, "I never thought a hot dog could hurt". As is a normal part of his schtick, the mascot was shooting hot dogs into the stands using an oversized cannon-type tool when one sailed in the direction of Kathy McVay of Plymouth Meeting, Pa.


Nabil Fekir hits back at Reds over 'failed' medical

Nabil Fekir hits back at Reds over 'failed' medical

Fekir has now spoken for the first time since his failed switch, and would not be drawn on Liverpool speculation but revealed his future would be resolved at a later date. Speaking to the press while on duty with France at the World Cup he was inevitably asked about a move to Liverpool . "My knee is super good".


Maurizio Sarri will be a success at Chelsea, says Kalidou Koulibaly

Maurizio Sarri will be a success at Chelsea, says Kalidou Koulibaly

The centre-half was the subject of a summer-long pursuit by Chelsea in 2016, and was again wanted 12 months ago, but he has suggested he will be staying at Napoli to work with Sarri's successor Ancelotti. I think Chelsea fans will enjoy the style of football he plays. Mertens enjoyed a stunning turnaround in his productivity under the tutelage of Sarri, who was inspired in the player's transformation into a prolific striker from a mercurial winger.


No need to panic says Loew after shock Mexico defeat

No need to panic says Loew after shock Mexico defeat

The historic win was earned through Hirving Lozano's goal . A few days ago, former soccer superstar Maradona regretted that the organization of the 2026 World Cup was given to Mexico - as well as to the United States and Canada - fearing, among other things, a lack of fervor.


99.6% of Icelandic nation watch draw against Argentina

99.6% of Icelandic nation watch draw against Argentina

Messi had 11 shots at goal against the tiny European nation, including a missed penalty in the second half. "I don't know. It will depend how we do, how it ends", Messi told Catalan newspaper Sport before the tournament when asked if he will retire after this World Cup.