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Aston Villa fans delighted by Yannick Bolasie signing

Aston Villa fans delighted by Yannick Bolasie signing

Bolasie seems excited by the challenge and is focused on helping Villa return to the Premier League . Bolasie told Villa's official website: "My main aim here is to get this club promoted ". Villa lost their ever-present Premier League status in 2016 and were beaten by Fulham in last season's Championship playoff. Tony Pulis was keen to bring Bolasie to the Riverside this summer and seemed nailed on to secure the loan signing of his former charge.


Saints trade for QB Teddy Bridgewater

Saints trade for QB Teddy Bridgewater

With New York already having Josh McCown and the third overall pick of the 2018 draft, Sam Darnold , on the roster, Bridgewater was expendable and the team cashed in at the right opportunity. The Saints have their quarterback for the immediate future in Drew Brees , who has started 190 of 192 games since joining New Orleans in 2016. Brees, 39, has two more years remaining on his contract.


Aaron Rodgers, Packers Agree To Largest Deal In NFL History

Aaron Rodgers, Packers Agree To Largest Deal In NFL History

The average annual value (AAV) of Rodgers' new contract is $33.5 million, more than twice the AAV on Tom Brady's current contract, which sits at $15 million. The signing was announced Wednesday by General Manager Brian Gutekunst. Even if they don't use a ton of money to go after Mack, it allows the team the flexibility to make moves during the season if one of their starters goes down.


Jose Mourinho retains Manchester United backing despite dismal start

Jose Mourinho retains Manchester United backing despite dismal start

It's the first time since the 1992/93 season - the inaugural Premier League season - that United have lost two of their opening three matches. After Manchester United were hammered 3-0 at Old Trafford by Mauricio Pochettino's blistering Tottenham side, the 55-year-old "Special One" finds himself as the bookies' favorite to be the first manager sacked this season.



Aaron Rodgers Packers Deal Done, Khalil Mack Up Next?

Aaron Rodgers has agreed to a new deal with the Packers that exceeds Ryan's annual salary by several million dollars. This deal means Rodgers, 34, will likely finish his career in Green Bay. His average is "only" $30 million per year. Adam Schefter of ESPN reported the total money involved in the deal is at least $176 million, with $103 million guaranteed.


Richarlison sends apology to Everton fans on Twitter

Richarlison sends apology to Everton fans on Twitter

Keane's injury came after Bournemouth had impressively cancelled out a two-goal deficit, Joshua King converting a 75th-minute penalty and Nathan Ake prodding home an equaliser four minutes later. "You have to train the way you play". Bournemouth have offered a glimpse of their potential with two victories but can not let their strong start lead to complacency, manager Eddie Howe says.