Manchester United is coming off of a tough season and now they have a new addition, as Angel Di Maria has transferred from Real Madrid on a £60 million deal that is the highest in British soccer history as he joins the Premier League club.
The Chelsea Blues may have a new number one goalie, as Jose Mourinho has put his confidence behind Thibaut Courtois over Petr Cech after the opening match of the Premier League season, which was a 3-1 win against Burnley that Courtois was very impressive in.
Liverpool and AC Milan have been working on the transfer of Mario Balotelli to the Reds and while things are being hammered out, it looks as if he will not be ready for the Monday match against Manchester City on the EPL schedule, which would have put Balotelli against his old team for his first match following his move.
The Oscar Pistorius trial is expected to have a verdict from the judge in South Africa regarding the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp is expected on September 11 from Judge Thokozile Masipa and she made the announcement as the trial came to a close with final arguments and now the fate of the Olympic star known as Blade Runner is in the hands of the judge.
The Mario Balotelli transfer to Liverpool rumors came up last week and not it looks like the move from AC Milan is happening for the Italian star, as a $26 Million deal is on the way and that could be a massive move for the Reds, as they need to replace Luis Suarez after he left for Barcelona and this could mark a shift in the Premier League.
Barcelona made a splash this summer with their signings and Luis Suarez made his debut with Lionel Messi and Neymar in a friendly win against Club Leon for a 6-0 victory and he comes in after his biting incident at the World Cup and his fantastic run last season at Liverpool and now he is getting ready for the La Liga season once he is allowed to play.
The Ryder Cup 2014 starts up next month in September and despite his poor play recently on the PGA Tour, Tiger Woods remained in the mix for an at-large selection says captain Tom Watson, but now updates say that Woods will stay off the course after Watson stated that he will consider the 14-time major champions for the US golf team at the Ryder Cup and this year things start up on September 25 and Watson will make his picks in a matter of weeks.
James Rodriguez has moved to Real Madrid on a $107 million transfer from Monaco and now the World Cup star heads to Spain after scoring six goals in the tournament and he joins a number of high profile players like Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale there and it comes after Luis Suarez moved to Barcelona, bringing the La Liga intrigue to an all-time high this season.
The move of Frank Lampard to New York City FC in the MLS was long rumored and now the deal is official, as he was unveiled this week and now he has come in on a two year deal with the new franchise, which will start playing in 2015.
DeAndre Yedlin was a breakout star at the World Cup and now he is heading to the Premier League, as the Seattle Sounders defender has completed a transfer with Tottenham Hotspur and while he will be with the MLS side through this season, Yedlin will move to Tottenham following that and now brings another American star to the EPL.
The US Open 2014 tennis tournament starts live on Monday and Tuesday with the first round from Flushing and the tournament is on TV and streaming live from ESPN and the Tennis Channel on WatchESPN starting past noon and the top names in this tournament are Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer, Maria Sharapova, Victoria Azarenka, Stan Wawrinka and Andy Murry as the last major tourney of the year begins.Read full story
The EPL table has Tottenham on top of the English Premier League standings after two weeks of play and heading into the weekend schedule, the Spurs, Chelsea, Manchester City, Swansea City and Arsenal are in the top five spots based on points and they are the leaders ahead of teams like Liverpool, Everton, Manchester United and Sunderland into Week 3. Read full story
The US Open starts next week and now defending champ Rafael Nadal will be out of the tournament and will not defend his United States Open tennis title in Flushing while dealing with a wrist injury and he made that announcement this week ahead of the opening of the tourney and that means it will be up to Serena Williams to defend her title on the women's side with the men's side losing Nadal. Read full story
Barcelona star Xavi Hernandez looks like he will be staying put for the time being after furious transfer rumors about his move to New York City FC in the MLS, as Pro Soccer Talk reports that Xavi has decided to stay put with Barca until at least January and that will still be before the Major League Soccer season starts. Read full story