• Carlo Ancelotti signs two-year Napoli deal
Carlo Ancelotti signs two-year Napoli deal

There are even rumours that Napoli have a clause allowing them early termination of Sarri's employment for a nominal €500,000 (A$780,000). De Laurentiis is open to the deal after quoted saying "time has run out" while Sarri's comment after the Napoli 2-1 win over Crotone shows he will soon depart.

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  • Mou: Not time for me to coach Portugal yet
Mou: Not time for me to coach Portugal yet

The former England worldwide believes Mourinho's playing style is not suited to a club with attacking traditions like United and that if the Portuguese coaches side do not get off to a good start to next season the 55-year-old will start to come under some serious pressure from fans of the 20 times league champions.

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  • Nigeria must play fair at World Cup, says President
Nigeria must play fair at World Cup, says President

This post was syndicated from myNAIJAinfo! . All their opponents are ranked higher than Nigeria in the rankings of global football governing body, FIFA. A second scan in Abuja on Tuesday confirmed that initial prognosis, but he is now expected to undergo one last scan in London. In matches played as part of the build-up to the World Cup, ...

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  • Back again: Warriors, Cavs to open NBA Finals at usual site
Back again: Warriors, Cavs to open NBA Finals at usual site

Adds details. Warriors 124, Cavaliers 114. But the Warriors outscored the Cavaliers 28-22 in the quarter. JR Smith made a great play to pull down the rebound, but there was just one problem: He appeared to think the Cavs were winning. As they did that, they realized something: They now know how to beat these Warriors. Then it would be a long wa...

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  • Jorge Sampaoli hails Christian Pavon's ability to connect with Lionel Messi
Jorge Sampaoli hails Christian Pavon's ability to connect with Lionel Messi

It took Argentina a while to find the second, with Messi coming to the fore again as he popped up with a close-range header to double their lead in the 58th minute. Messi repeated that he dreams not only of playing for Argentina but in Argentina, preferably for his boyhood club Newell's Old Boys. Euro 2016 darlings Iceland proved their shock ...

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  • Salman Khan's brother Arbaaz summoned in IPL betting scam
Salman Khan's brother Arbaaz summoned in IPL betting scam

He also suggested that Arbaaz's name came up while they were interrogating Jalan , the sleuths also got hold of photographs that feature other popular individuals from the B-Town along with prominent personalities from around the world and the police can summon some of them in the future.

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  • Will Shahid Afridi make another worldwide comeback? He himself answers
Will Shahid Afridi make another worldwide comeback? He himself answers

The match was played to raise funds for the redevelopment of cricket grounds in Anguilla and Dominica in the Caribbean, which were damaged by hurricanes Irma and Maria in September 2017. Part of the campaign was a cricket match that was played at Edgbaston and featured the likes of Imran Khan and Ian Botham in the World XI . The hard-hitting bat...

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  • Call it a comeback; Serena Williams to 3rd Rd at French Open
Call it a comeback; Serena Williams to 3rd Rd at French Open

The new mother also won her very first grand slam against Czech Republic's Kristyna Pliskova , just 14 months after welcoming her first baby. Showing off her fine figure after returning from pregnancy , Super Serena lived up to her nickname.

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  • Liverpool identify Barcelona's Jasper Cillessen as affordable goalkeeping option
Liverpool identify Barcelona's Jasper Cillessen as affordable goalkeeping option

Both the player and Barcelona have been alerted to Liverpool's interest, and the Catalan club are anxious his £52.5m buyout clause could prove more attractive than the fees being demanded by Roma and Atletico. And while the likes of Alisson Becker and Jan Oblak have been doing the rounds, Cillessen could be a better, more accessible option in the t...

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  • Danny Ainge Reveals Why Kyrie Irving Wasn’t At Game 7
Danny Ainge Reveals Why Kyrie Irving Wasn’t At Game 7

According to ESPN's Jackie MacMullan , Smart was asked about the possibility that the Celtics might not be able, or might not be willing, to pay $12-$14M to retain the veteran guard. Gordon Hayward is back on the court doing one on one stuff as Danny Ainge says. "He's too valuable. As a matter of fact, he's more important than an assistant coach ...

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  • France's Zinédine Zidane quits as Real Madrid manager
France's Zinédine Zidane quits as Real Madrid manager

Cristiano Ronaldo says he is "proud" to have played under Zinedine Zidane after the Frenchman announced his decision to stand down as Real Madrid boss. They also suffered a humbling defeat to Leganes in the Copa del Rey quarter-final. Perez appeared bereft when he appeared next to Zidane in front of the media, but Capello believes Madrid...

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  • Serena Williams Won Her First Grand Slam Match After Giving Birth
Serena Williams Won Her First Grand Slam Match After Giving Birth

Williams' situation has pressured the WTA to reevaluate their outdated ways. " Olympia was born and she had my arms, and instead of being sad and fearful about what people would say about her, I was just so happy". She gained control of the third nearly immediately, breaking to go ahead 2-1, then holding for 3-1. "It's a fun suit, but it's also fu...

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  • Warriors star Steph Curry makes LeBron James Cavs claim before Game 1
Warriors star Steph Curry makes LeBron James Cavs claim before Game 1

Four is enough - or maybe too much. "Once he gives it up, try not to let him get it back". "Grinding away at the process", Iguodala said. The best-of-seven series against the Cleveland Cavaliers begins Thursday night (8 ET, ABC). It probably goes without saying that this would be great news for the Cavs. "But there's none of that hate stuff"....

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  • LeBron questioned whether Cavaliers would make playoffs this year
LeBron questioned whether Cavaliers would make playoffs this year

The team was +360 when they played the San Antonio Spurs in the 2007 NBA Finals , sportsoddhistory.com noted. Golden State are the favourites and undoubtedly boast the stronger roster with four All-Stars and three top-tier shooters in Kevin Durant , Klay Thompson and Curry himself.

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  • Cavaliers to Start Jeff Green for Injured Kevin Love vs
Cavaliers to Start Jeff Green for Injured Kevin Love vs

End of quarter: Cavs 59, Celtics 56: Celtics had tied the game at 56 on an Aron Baynes free throw, before LeBron drains a 3 to send the Cavs into the fourth quarter gripping onto a 3-point lead. I grew up watching LeBron and asking him to follow me back on Twitter, going to his camps. "It shows the hard work, the team that we have, how hard we'v...

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  • Philadelphia 76ers investigating alleged social media use by team president Bryan Colangelo
Philadelphia 76ers investigating alleged social media use by team president Bryan Colangelo

Embiid, speaking to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski , said he heard by phone from Colangelo on Tuesday, with the team executive denying the report. Ben Simmons, right, takes part in a news conference with 76ers president of basketball operations Bryan Colangelo in 2016.

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  • Here's How Vegas Foresees the NBA Finals Playing Out
Here's How Vegas Foresees the NBA Finals Playing Out

This marks the fourth straight year the Warriors have been significant favorites over the Cavs in the Finals. Do the math and this year's series marks the first "fourmatch". Which team will win, and in how many games? They were -220 in 2015 (when they won in six games), -220 again in 2016 (when they lost in seven), and -300 a year ago (when they wo...

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  • Robert Lewandowski wants to leave Bayern Munich, says agent Pini Zahavi
Robert Lewandowski wants to leave Bayern Munich, says agent Pini Zahavi

The Premier League duo have always been linked with Lewandowski with the Mirror reporting back in March that United had stolen a march on Chelsea by making contact with the strikers camp about a move to Old Trafford. Chelsea have been linked with a move for the player and Zahavi has spoken to three clubs regarding his client's future. I am v...

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  • Warriors Await Word On Top Defender Iguodala As LeBron Looms
Warriors Await Word On Top Defender Iguodala As LeBron Looms

So it's been a bit harried. Warriors coach Steve Kerr was a teammate of Larry Nance Senior for just over three seasons while he was a player at the Cavaliers . This wasn't all peaches for Golden State, either. Cleveland and Golden State were stressed and stretched to their limits in the conference finals this time around, leaving little time t...

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  • Zinedine Zidane leaves Real Madrid after third Champions League title
Zinedine Zidane leaves Real Madrid after third Champions League title

President Florentino Perez will now begin the search for a successor capable of coping with the highest of expectations in club football . Zinedine Zidane's decision to quit Real Madrid came as a surprise to even his friends, former worldwide teammate Christian Karembeu told ESPN FC and revealed he spoke to the departing head coach in the ...

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