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Manchester United reach agreement to sign Benfica defender Victor Lindelof

The Swedish worldwide will have to partner probably with Bailey who is also a very aggressive and strong defender. The Swede has won three league titles along with three domestic trophies in Portugal, and was a mainstay in the Sweden side that won the European Under-21 championship in 2015.

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Predators unravel, face elimination after Game 5 blowout in Pittsburgh

They also have killed 24 of 25 penalties in the Stanley Cup Final . On Thursday night, the Penguins had the game in the bag before they even broke a sweat. They lead the Predators 3-0 after 20 minutes. But, just as he did during previous year playoffs, he's been leading the team, in general. NASHVILLE, Tenn.

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Man Utd to sign Swedish defender Lindelof

Manchester United have reached an agreement for the transfer of Victor Lindelof from Benfica . The Red Devils noted the agreement, adding it's subject to a "medical examination, global clearance and personal terms". It's set to be Mourinho's first signing following continued talks between the club and Real Madrid for Alvaro Morata . An average of 62.2 passes per game was more than any other regular centre-back in Liga NOS last term, while Rojo (45.3) comes closest to matching that ...

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England reach ICC Champions Trophy semi-finals with victory over New Zealand

Victory saw England into the last four of a tournament featuring the world's top eight one-day worldwide sides after an eight-wicket defeat of Bangladesh at the Oval last week, regardless of the result of their last Group A match against arch-rivals Australia at Edgbaston on Saturday.

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Germany hit seven as Kane saves England's blushes

England took the lead in the 70th minute when substitute Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's left-foot strike beat goalkeeper Craig Gordon's flimsy attempt at a save. "Harry is one of a number of people I could have given that opportunity to, a few others have done it already and I wanted to give him that boost", he said .

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Jelena Ostapenko wins French Open final against Simona Halep

Ostapenko made a nerveless start, hitting two clean winners and two more virtual winners to break the Halep serve to love. Next on the agenda for Ostapenko is the Aegon Classic in Birmingham, although it is a sign of just what an outsider she was that she is not yet even in the field.

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LeBron James reveals he'd want Michael Jordan as a teammate

Though LeBron didn't define what qualifies as a super team , it's fair to say the 2016-17 Warriors aren't the first the league has seen. "So probably not. "The best player in the world is Michael Jordan ". I'm trying to think of a reason why LeBron would even do it and I have nothing. I'm more of a 5-on-5 guy.

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Warriors have 'no doubt' Kerr will coach next season

You kept us off the street. It was an unprecedented third consecutive meeting between the clubs in the finals and both appear ready to continue their domination of conference rivals on the way to an annual showdown for the crown. How does he not compromise the squad needed to fight past rivals to reach the finals? "I ain't got nothing left to say", he said , flashing his trophy.

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Met flipping off fans goes viral

Mets C Rene Rivera, plunked by a pitch on the right wrist Monday, was hit in the mask by foul balls in the first, second and fourth. The Mets issued a statement after the game apologizing for the incident and saying they "are dealing with this matter internally".

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French Open day eight snapshot

The fifth seed made the last eight at Roland Garros in 2015 - her best showing at a Slam - and is also number one on the Race to Singapore leaderboard. Djokovic, the second seed and defending champion, has a very tough outing against Dominic Thiem , the sixth seed. The 12th time victor of the Grand Slam, Novak Djokovic , is billed to play against sixth seed, Dominic Thiem , from Austria.

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Premier League Fixtures: Revenge On Tottenham's Early Agenda

Liverpool take on Watford, under the new management of Marco Silva, at Vicarage Road, and Spurs travel to Championship (second tier) champions Newcastle United. There will be a typically intense schedule of games over the Christmas period, with teams potentially facing four matches in nine days from December 23-Jan.

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Wales can handle Serbia without Bale, says Allen

Wales remain four points behind Serbia , who are tied with Republic of Ireland at the group's summit. In the next round, Serbia will play against Moldova at home, the Irish team will travel to Georgia, while Wales and Austria will clash in Cardiff .

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Dodgers' Puig makes obscene gesture at Cleveland fans

Puig said he was heckled in the on-deck circle, which is directly in front of those choice seats. "I reacted that way and stooped to their level". Puig later said the stint taught him humility. "If I get fined, I can't not pay it". That was definitely the case on Tuesday night when the Los Angeles Dodgers faced off with the Cleveland Indians .

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Quiz: How much do you remember about past Premier League opening days?

West Ham will begin their new Premier League campaign with a daunting trip to Old Trafford to take on Manchester United . In the other opening-day fixtures, Manchester United host West Ham, Manchester City travel to newly promoted Brighton , Liverpool face Watford and Spurs are at Newcastle .

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England v Pakistan: ICC Champions Trophy final place at stake

Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed hopes the team's "high confidence" in Cardiff will stand them in good stead when they return to the Welsh capital to face England in a Champions Trophy semi-final on Wednesday. Muhammad Amir, who developed a back injury during practice session yesterday will not be playing the match . "We do sometimes make it hard for ourselves".

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Reporter Fired After Insensitive Tweet About Japanese Driver

In winning for just the second time in IndyCar, Sato had to hold off Helio Castroneves over the closing laps Sunday to deny the veteran a record-tying fourth Indianapolis 500 victory. "If a great resume, well respected rookie in the National Football League is #1 draft pick, finishes first in the Combine, but does not perform as good as the other rookies on game day, he does not win Rookie of the Year".

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Lewis Hamilton says Mercedes can see the goalposts again

Lewis Hamilton has closed the gap on championship leader Sebastian Vettel after a commanding victory at Sunday's Canadian Grand Prix . The auto was competitive, but wing damage in the first corner saw Sebastian Vettel make a pit stop on lap five and from that point onwards it was an exercise in damage limitation.

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Breakthrough win for Blaney a vintage NASCAR victory

Ryan Blaney's victory Sunday at Pocono Raceway was another example of the youth movement taking place in the NASCAR Cup Series. To get the pivotal win, the 23-year-old Blaney had to fend off several veterans of NASCAR victory lanes. "Four damn coolers. That was really special". Things haven't always been easy for the Wood Brothers. He's a third-generation racer whose grandfather Lou, a champion in both sprints and modifieds, also relied on working in the family sawmill to support his ...

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Manchester United agree Victor Lindelof switch with Benfica

Victor Lindelof was pictured arriving at Manchester United's Aon Training Complex on Wednesday morning as Jose Mourinho closed in on his first signing of the summer. He was also part of the side that won the European Under-21 Championship with Sweden in 2015. The Benfica defender touched down in the UK this morning as he prepares to become United's first signing of the summer.

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Why Alvaro Morata is leaving Real Madrid for Manchester United

While Real are prepared to listen to offers for the 24-year-old Spanish worldwide, they want £78m for the player and any negotiations with United will not include a potential transfer to Real for David de Gea. There has been a sharpening of focus by United after deals for Antoine Griezmann and Romelu Lukaku failed to materialise as they go some way to matching rivals Manchester City's early pace in the transfer window.

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Nadal pulls out of Queen's Club tournament

I can not say (yes); I can not say not". There are many young men's hopefuls including Francis Tiafoe, Hyeon Chung, Nick Kyrgios , Alexander Zverev , Jared Donaldson etc. "His level of play is unbelievable". That was also his fourth consecutive major championship, but he failed to defend any of those titles. Nadal's win also made him the first man and the second player, male or female, to win 10 titles at a Grand Slam, the other being Margaret Court with 11 Australian Open titles.

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Victor Lindelof set for Red Devils medical

United are far from the finished article, but Lindelof is an important piece in the jigsaw Mourinho is assembling. Lindelof, who can also play at right back like Fabinho , another of United's summer transfer targets, was linked with a move to Old Trafford back in the January transfer window.

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Kevin Hart Congratulates/Trolls Durant: "Ya Mom Still Spanks You"

A day after the Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 5 of the NBA Finals to capture their second title in three seasons, reports surfaced that the Warriors would unanimously refuse a trip to visit President Donald Trump .

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40-pound catfish to be released following Penguins parade

When no trade materialized, Fleury agreed that he would also do so ahead of the expansion draft. Per Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports , Fleury had accepted a request all the way back in February to waive his no-movement clause for the expansion draft later this month - but only for Las Vegas.

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Unseeded Ostapenko stuns Halep

The 20-year-old Latvian, the lowest-ranked Roland Garros champion in tournament history, bludgeoned her way to the title in a manner much befitting her idol. The match ended with a come-from-behind victory for Ostapenko, who defeated Halep 4-6, 6-4, 6-3. "I think it is kind of a lucky, lucky number or something".

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Conte Eyes £45m Hazard Replacement

Antionio Conte has need for another attack at Chelsea , and apparently he wants that attacker to be Lorenzo Insigne . Insigne rattled in 20 goals in all competitions for Napoli last term as he helped fire the Serie A club to a third-placed league finish, a Champions League last-16 place and the Italian Cup semi-finals.

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The Pittsburgh Penguins close out another Cup title

His first contract extension came in 2007 when he signed a five-year, $43.5 million deal ($8.7M per year). The Predators went 0-for-4 with the man advantage in a game in which their opponent didn't get a single power play. On the tiebreaking tally, Justin Schultz's shot was wide but Hornqvist, known for his willingness to score tough goals while withstanding heavy contact, got to the puck at the goal line.

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Kershaw wins, Bellinger hits 2 homers as Dodgers top Indians

It was Miller's first homer allowed this season. "And the best part is he's going to continue to get better". The bullpen has been led by Andrew Miller , who had a rare off night in Tuesday's loss, giving up his first home run of the season - to Dodgers rookie Cody Bellinger in the eighth inning.

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Penguins will not turn down invite to White House

The Warriors beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 129-120 to seal the hard-fought series 4-1. However, the path to success wasn't all sunshine and roses for the veteran power forward, who spent 13 seasons with three different teams before joining the Golden State Warriors and finally getting the chance to hold the Larry O'Brien Trophy in his arms.

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Penguins goalie Matt Murray goes from sidelined to shutouts

The Penguins shut out the Nashville Predators 2-0, becoming the first team in nearly two decades to repeat as back-back National Hockey League champions. Sullivan is the first American-born coach to win the Cup not once, but twice. Lemieux didn't hesitate: "Oh, of course", he said. Crosby also became only the third man to win back-to-back Conn Smythe trophies.

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Pittsburgh Penguins Beat The Nashville Predators; Winning Back-To-Back Stanley Cups

Later that summer, Crosby hung around the Canadian world junior summer camp in Halifax, eager to soak up any kernel of knowledge he could from this country's top teenagers. Chris Kunitz (US$3.85 million), Nick Bonino ($1.9 million) and Matt Cullen ($1 million) are unrestricted free agents, as are defencemen Trevor Daley ($3.3 million) and Ron Hainsey ($2.83 million).

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Sidney Crosby wins back-to-back Conn Smythe Award trophies

Nashville's Colton Sissons had a goal disallowed 1:07 into the second period when referee Kevin Pollock blew the play dead before Sissons poked the puck into an open net. He didn't play much throughout the game, but a fantastic move which he provided, left the title in Pittsburgh for more year. Murray, Crosby , Nick Bonino and Game 6 hero Patric Hornqvist all missed at least one playoff game with injuries.

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Cristiano Ronaldo formally accused of €14million tax fraud

Madrid's regional state prosecutor alleges Ronaldo used what appeared to be a shell company in the Virgin Islands to "create a screen in order to hide his total income from Spain's tax office". The statement went on to detail Ronaldo's previous co-operation with the Spanish tax authorities and concluded: "The declared amount can be discussed, but it is clear that the football player did not try to evade taxes".

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Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers to win Championship

A dominant 137-116 victory Friday, however, was not enough to discourage the 2015 champions, who had the best season in National Basketball Association history a year ago with 73 wins. "We've learned from everything we've been through to bring (the trophy) back home", Curry said . "Experience is the best teacher in life, and he's just experiencing and experiencing", he said .

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Don't mow the fescue, pleads McIlroy

Stricker's big challenge at Erin Hills may be dealing with all the love being rained down on him as the state's favorite son in golf, all the demands that are being put on him. Rory McIlroy has slammed his fellow professionals who have been moaning about the length of the rough at this week's US Open at Erin Hills . "And the first and second cut is another 10 yards on top of that".


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