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Sports Man United and Ajax agree Blind transfer
Author: 0 Man United and Ajax agree Blind transfer

He has been used in midfield, at full-back and in the centre of the United defence in his time at the club, but he become a bit-part player since Jose Mourinho took over as manager in the summer of 2016. Blind saw just 360 minutes of Premier League action last season and was behind Ashley Young and Luke Shaw in his favoured left-back position. With Ajax he clinched four Dutch league titles.

Sports Croatia gears up to give heroes’ welcome to World Cup team
Author: 0 Croatia gears up to give heroes’ welcome to World Cup team

Huge crowds waving Croatian flags and wearing the national red and white colours greeted the players with excitement, despite the team losing to France in the World Cup final . Image copyright Getty Images Image caption France's Paul Pogba celebrates with teammates after scoring the third of France's four goals. "Easy", added former Manchester United Ferdinand.

Sports Ryan Giggs Has an Interesting Take on Cristiano Ronaldo Transfer
Author: 0 Ryan Giggs Has an Interesting Take on Cristiano Ronaldo Transfer

It is very emotional for me at the club now because I am not 23, I am 33. The two players have been considered as the best in the world for the last decade and have been at the heart of the rivalry between Real Madrid and Barcelona since Ronaldo moved to La Liga in 2009.

Sports Swede icon praises Pogba after World Cup final display
Author: 0 Swede icon praises Pogba after World Cup final display

Paul Pogba's agent, Mina Raiola, has reportedly told Barcelona that his client wants to leave Manchester United . Pogba has been accused of failing to justify his £89.3 million transfer fee over the past couple of years but the Old Trafford faithful have stuck by him through thick and thin.

Author: 0 Croatia given heroes' welcome in Zagreb after World Cup final defeat

Then there was an own goal from a set play. The inspiration of Luka Modric , the anchor provided by Ivan Rakitic and attacking prowess of Mario Mandzukic will all be needed again if Croatia are to continue their fairytale run and lift the gold-plated trophy.

Sports Putin says 25 mln cyber attacks at World Cup-related infrastructure foiled
Author: 0 Putin says 25 mln cyber attacks at World Cup-related infrastructure foiled

Finally after a few minutes, eventually more umbrellas were sourced for the world leaders. "We all fell in love with Russia", Infantino added at a round table with Putin last week. Worryingly, Fifa have been only too willing to cooperate along the way, even after the corruption scandal that engulfed the governing body in 2015.

Author: 0 Kensington Palace Shares One More Adorable Photo Of Royal Bebe Prince Louis

Prince Louis' christening was an intimate service attended by just a handful of family and friends. (L to R) Prince Harry , Megan, Duchess of Sussex , Camilla , Duchess of Cornwall, Prince Charles , Carole Middleton, Michael Middleton , Pippa Middleton-Matthews, James Matthews , James Middleton .

Author: 0 Trump blames Washington for poor Russian Federation ties

Trump and his aides have been working through the weekend to soften expectations for tangible results from the Russian Federation meeting. Trump has said he will raise the election meddling but does not expect to get anywhere. Both leaders were also greeted with a large billboard advertisement purchased by Helsingin Sanomat , the nation's largest newspaper, which bashed the Trump and Putin as being enemies of journalism and a free press.

Sports SA routing for Kevin Anderson in Wimbledon final
Author: 0 SA routing for Kevin Anderson in Wimbledon final

Anderson got a day off but he played a few more sets (equivalent) beyond the 5th set in his 26-24 5th set win against Isner. "But yeah, knowing that, maybe would be better if they play us first at 1:00, that's all". Nadal said afterwards he was of the opinion that it was a match both deserved to win and his opponent agreed. This will be the defining win of his career, granted he does not win Sunday's final.

Sports Klopp hails Lovren's 'fantastic tournament' after World Cup exploits
Author: 0 Klopp hails Lovren's 'fantastic tournament' after World Cup exploits

Lovren will hope to be on the winning side of a major final this year after Real Madrid beat Klopp's side 3-1 to seal their 13th Champions League title in Kiev. He said, "It's something special for me". "I know I made a mistake and I would like to apologise again to Russian people", Vida said, speaking in Russian in a live post-match interview with the Rossiya 24 state TV channel late on Wednesday.

Sports Jerry West slights Lakers over LeBron signing
Author: 0 Jerry West slights Lakers over LeBron signing

Not long after James committed to the Lakers in free agency on July 1, Never made a decision to work on a James mural. "I don't know if it's LeBron haters or Kobe fans or just someone who wants attention", Never said while painting over the mural.

Sports Manny Pacquiao stops Lucas Matthysse to win WBA world title
Author: 0 Manny Pacquiao stops Lucas Matthysse to win WBA world title

Gracious in defeat, Lucas Matthysse acknowledged that his fight against Manny Pacquiao was his to lose. The Filipino dropped the champion three times in the fight, the first coming from a beautifully timed left hook in round three as the veteran dominated.

Sports Brewers join Phillies as finalist for Manny Machado
Author: 0 Brewers join Phillies as finalist for Manny Machado

Olney reports that Franklyn Kilome, Jhaylin Ortiz, Arquimedes Gamboa, and Adonis Medina are in the center of trade talks and are under the watchful eyes of the Orioles front office. April 13, 2018; Boston, MA, USA: Baltimore Orioles third baseman Manny Machado hits an RBI double during the seventh inning against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park.

Sports Why Croatia's Kalinic will miss medal after World Cup final
Author: 0 Why Croatia's Kalinic will miss medal after World Cup final

When asked about the difficulties he faced as a youngster, Modric, who stands 1.72 meters and weighs 66 kilograms, said he always had inner belief that he could succeed. Southgate claimed that despite ranking fourth at the tournament, England were "not a top four team yet", though he reiterated he was proud of his team's progress during the tournament.

Sports Morgan explains reasons for England chopping Root
Author: 0 Morgan explains reasons for England chopping Root

With ICC Cricket World Cup scheduled to be held in United Kingdom in 2019, the three-match ODI series will give Virat Kohli and Company an ideal opportunity to know the English conditions that Indian cricket team are expected to encounter at during their World Cup stint at exactly same time next year.

Sports Eden Hazard hints he could move away from Chelsea this Summer
Author: 0 Eden Hazard hints he could move away from Chelsea this Summer

It's looking increasingly likely that it'll be either Eden Hazard or Kylian Mbappe to fill Cristiano Ronaldo's boots at the Bernabeu and while it was a game that no-one wanted to play in, Hazard again pressed his claims with another impressive display, this time in the third place play-off.

Sports Serena goes from struggling to walk to Wimbledon final
Author: 0 Serena goes from struggling to walk to Wimbledon final

After giving birth to her daughter, Olympia, on September 1, Williams dealt with health complications that included blood clots and led to what she said were multiple operations. Yet, for all her astonishing achievements, winning Wimbledon with a baby in tow would be arguably her greatest moment. Serena told reporters this week that she and Meghan have "always had a wonderful friendship".

Sports Novak Djokovic into tenth Wimbledon quarter-final, to take on Kei Nishikori
Author: 0 Novak Djokovic into tenth Wimbledon quarter-final, to take on Kei Nishikori

But the 12-times major victor regained his cool sufficiently enough to safely take his place in the semi-finals for the first time since snaring his third title at The All England Club in 2015. For the only the second time at Wimbledon, Federer was beaten after holding a two-set lead, with his previous loss from that position coming against Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in the 2011 quarterfinals.

Sports Wimbledon - Roger Federer squanders huge lead against Kevin Anderson
Author: 0 Wimbledon - Roger Federer squanders huge lead against Kevin Anderson

He also appeared to benefit from the lack of a tiebreaker in the fifth set, as the 36-year-old Swiss wore down over the course of the four-hour-plus contest, reports Efe. A Federer double fault at 11-11 in the fifth opened up the door to the lone break of the decider and Anderson closed it out with a massive serve to reach a first Wimbledon semifinal.