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Real Madrid heads into the new season with more questions than answers

Real Madrid heads into the new season with more questions than answers

Zinedine Zidane‘s second coming at Real Madrid proved the Frenchman is no miracle worker. When he returned to the club for a second spell as coach, he was supposed to provide solutions to a crisis-ridden season. By the time Zidane had been reappointed in March, two other managers — Julen Lopetegui and Santiago Solari —…MORE

Liverpool goalkeeper Adrian injured in bizarre incident with celebrating fan

Liverpool goalkeeper Adrian injured in bizarre incident with celebrating fan

Liverpool is facing a possible goalkeeping crisis this weekend after back-up keeper Adrian was injured in a bizarre incident with an overenthusiastic fan. The Spanish shot-stopper only joined the club two weeks ago but was the hero as Liverpool beat Chelsea on penalties to win the UEFA Super Cup Wednesday. However, as the team celebrated…MORE

‘Neymar’s injury is completely fixed,’ says PSG’s Leonardo

‘Neymar’s injury is completely fixed,’ says PSG’s Leonardo

Paris Saint-Germain’s sporting director Leonardo has quashed rumors surrounding Neymar’s foot injury and the Brazilian’s future at the club. “Neymar’s injury is completely fixed,” Leonardo told French radio station RMC on Thursday. “He is controlled by the world’s leading doctors and surgeons and the fracture to his fifth metatarsal has healed.” Leonardo was speaking after…MORE

Roger Federer suffers his fastest defeat in 16 years at the Cincinnati Masters

Roger Federer suffers his fastest defeat in 16 years at the Cincinnati Masters

Roger Federer has suffered his fastest defeat in 16 years after crashing out of the Cincinnati Masters Thursday. The 20-time grand slam champion was roundly beaten 6-3 6-4 by Russian qualifier Andrey Rublev in just 62 minutes. Federer, who has won this event seven times before, was facing his 21-year-old opponent for the first time…MORE

‘Have a game plan’: Martin Fuchs on the secrets of his success

‘Have a game plan’: Martin Fuchs on the secrets of his success

After watching both his father and uncle represent their country at the Olympic Games, it’s perhaps no wonder that world-class equestrian rider Martin Fuchs started riding so early. He was only five-years-old when he saddled up for the first time and he hasn’t looked back since, winning mixed-team gold for Switzerland at the Youth Olympics…MORE

Nick Kyrgios smashes two rackets and curses at umpire in Cincinnati defeat

Nick Kyrgios smashes two rackets and curses at umpire in Cincinnati defeat

Nick Kyrgios is once again in hot water after walking off the court to smash two rackets and calling an umpire a “f***ing tool.” After winning the opening set in his three-set defeat by Russia’s Karen Khachanov on Wednesday at the Western and Southern Open in Cincinnati, Kyrgios was hit with a time violation in…MORE

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