Sport (UK)

Zinedine Zidane open to replacing Jose Mourinho as Manchester United manager

Zinedine Zidane wants to manage in the Premier League next season and is keeping tabs on Jose Mourinho’s situation at Manchester United, according to …

Soccer

Shane Lowry calls out rules officials: They "didn’t have the balls" for PGA Championship ruling

Shane Lowry had a solid run at this year's PGA Championship, his eight-under score good enough for a T-12 finish. Unfortunately, it's a standing that could have been better had Lowry received, in his estimation, a better ruling at Bellerive's 16th hole on Sunday.<p>Lowry was 10 under, in line for a …

Golf

Sergio Ramos hits back at Cristiano Ronaldo over his dig at Real Madrid

Sergio Ramos has hit back at Cristiano Ronaldo after the Portuguese suggested that Juventus’ squad is more of a ‘family’ than Real Madrid’s.<p>Ronaldo …

Soccer

Soccer - Real skipper Ramos hits back at Klopp over final failures

TALLINN (Reuters) - Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos criticised Liverpool coach Jurgen Klopp’s poor record in finals in the latest instalment of their long-running war of words on Tuesday.<p>Soccer Football - UEFA Super Cup - Real Madrid Training - Lillekula Stadium, Tallinn, Estonia - August 14, …

Soccer

Premier League Club Power Rankings, Week 1

The champs should need to be dethroned, except maybewhen the season sample size is just one game deep?<p>A few grains of salt — or 300 — are always …

Soccer

What is Amazon's Man City documentary & how to stream it

Amazon will release a fly-on-the-wall documentary covering Pep Guardiola's side and culminating in their most recent title success<p>This week, Amazon will be releasing an exclusive fly-on-the-wall documentary series focused on Manchester City and covering their journey to becoming Premier League …

Manchester City FC

Ben Stokes doesn't come out of it guilty... but he doesn't come out of it well and the ECB must tread carefully

If Ben Stokes is fit and available, Ben Stokes plays. That is the view of England coach Trevor Bayliss. No doubt it is the view of a majority of …

Judiciary

Gay couple thank cleared Ben Stokes for 'sticking up' for them after 'homophobic abuse' triggered mass brawl

Two gay men thanked Ben Stokes for risking his career by “sticking up” for them after he was cleared of affray.<p>The England all-rounder’s legal team …

Crime (UK)

Portsmouth 1-2 AFC Wimbledon: Late own-goal from Anton Walkes gifts Dons victory

Report and highlights from Carabao Cup first round clash<p>Anton Walkes scored a last-gasp own goal as AFC Wimbledon claimed their first ever Carabao …

Soccer

Usain Bolt’s girlfriend celebrates Aussie move

And girlfriend Kasi Bennett found the perfect way to celebrate his deal with Australia’s Central Coast Mariners — by handing him a giant …

Manchester United FC

Soccer - Chile, Peru to host South American club finals in 2019

ASUNCION, Paraguay (Reuters) - Chile has been chosen to host the final of the 2019 Copa Libertadores, the first to be played as a one-off game at a neutral venue, the South American Football Confederation (CONMEBOL) said on Tuesday.<p>The game, South America’s equivalent of the Champions League, will …

Soccer

Tottenham exploring possibility of postponing Manchester City clash due to further construction delays

Tottenham are exploring the option of postponing their home match against Manchester City because of further stadium construction delays.<p>The London …

Soccer

Klopp Praises Industrious Midfield

Unsurprisingly, James Milner, Gini WIjnaldum and Naby Keïta ran a whole lot on Sunday.<p>This may — although probably not — come as a shock to some of you, but Jürgen Klopp is super into running. Despite writing his sports science thesis on <i>walking</i>, the German has found that in order for his …

Soccer

Port Vale 0-4 Lincoln: Danny Cowley's Imps run riot in goal-laden second half

Report and highlights from Carabao Cup first round clash<p>Lincoln City reached the second round of the Carabao Cup with a comfortable 4-0 win away at …

Soccer

Paul Scholes: I don't see Manchester United challenging in Premier League

Manchester United legend Paul Scholes has given his former club little chance to challenge for the Premier League title this season, and said Jose …

Soccer

Scores, Results & Fixtures

Ten-man Nottingham Forest survived a scare from League Two side Bury to progress to the Carabao Cup second round after a penalty shootout.

Nottingham Forest

Maurizio Sarri axes two of Antonio Conte’s rules to win over Chelsea players

Maurizio Sarri has overturned Antonio Conte’s rules regarding diet and matchday preparation in a bid to win over Chelsea’s players, according to …

Soccer

Carabao Cup 2018-19: Fixtures, teams, draw dates & all you need to know

Goal brings you all you need to know about this year's edition of the Carabao Cup, where Pep Guardiola's side will be aiming to defend their title<p>The first round of this year's Carabao Cup has gotten underway, with Premier League teams set to enter the competition within the next few …

Soccer

Greek tragedy for Celtic as Bhoys crash out of Champions League to AEK Athens

Celtic have been knocked out of the Champions League in the third qualifying round, losing 3-2 on aggregate to AEK Athens after a 2-1 defeat in …

Soccer

Jurgen Klopp on the 'complete trust' in his new-look Liverpool coaching staff

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has given a rousing backing to his new-look backroom staff.<p>As well as overseeing a £170million-plus restructure of his …

Soccer

Tsitsipas falls at first hurdle in Cincinnati

(Reuters) - Stefanos Tsitsipas was unable to build on his magical Toronto run as the Greek upstart fell 7-5 6-3 to Belgian David Goffin in first-round action at the Cincinnati Masters on Tuesday.<p>Tsitsipas, who strung together four consecutive wins over top-10 players in Toronto before falling to …

Tennis

Mo Salah autograph hunter speaks out after filming Liverpool star texting while driving

The autograph hunter who filmed Liverpool star Mohamed Salah texting while driving has spoken out to give his version of events.<p>Liverpool's top …

England

From Fleetwood to Hollywood! Joey Barton set to star in documentary about his first season as a manager

Joey Barton has been wearing a microphone at Fleetwood Town as they bid to sell the story of his first season in management as a documentary …

Joey Barton

Big-game Brooks: Koepka has 4 wins on tour, 3 majors | FOX Sports

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Just call him big-game Brooks.<p>Not even Brooks Koepka can explain why he plays some of his best golf at the biggest events. The PGA …

Golf

Shrewsbury 1-2 Burton: Lucas Akins penalty enough for Brewers

Report and highlights from the Carabao Cup first round clash<p>Lucas Akins scored the winner from the penalty spot as Burton came from a goal down to …

Soccer

Sock-A-Bye Baby as Kyrgios forgets footwear before first-round win

(Reuters) - Nick Kyrgios has a knack for being the centre of attention and the Australian was at it again on Tuesday as he arrived on court for his first-round match at the Cincinnati Masters on Tuesday without his tennis shoes.<p>The world number 18 took his courtside chair and kicked off his …

Tennis

MK Dons 3-0 Charlton: A look at who stood out for the Addicks

Charlton fell to a 3-0 defeat as they were knocked out of the Carabao Cup by MK Dons.<p>The hosts made an excellent start, scoring twice in the first …

Soccer

Mourinho and Pogba must make their troubled marriage of convenience work

The star midfielder and his manager need each other, for now.<p>Paul Pogba’s inclusion in the starting eleven for the league opener at Old Trafford on Friday night was a welcome surprise. Having gone the distance in Russia with France, and consequently no pre-season, Pogba put in a commanding display …

Soccer

Five takeaways from EPL Week 1

With the first week of the 2018-19 English Premier League campaign in the books, there were few surprises produced from the final scores. Almost all …

Soccer

Everton have been here before - but this time the 2018/19 season feels different

Fans would be forgiven for experiencing déjà vu given the sense of the familiar around the narrative behind Everton’s opening day draw with …

Soccer