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Manchester United have opened talks with Barcelona about signing France forward Ousmane Dembele, 23, on loan. (Mirror)external-linkTottenham are closing in on a loan deal for Benfica's 25-year-old Brazilian striker Carlos Vinicius, who has an £89m release clause in his contract. (Mail)external-linkThe agent of Real Madrid striker Luka Jovic, 22, says the Serbia international wants to…

England complete clean sweep in T20s

Fifth Twenty20, Incora County Ground, DerbyWest Indies 41-3 (5 overs): Taylor 15*, Davies 1-11England 42-7 (4.3 overs): Beaumont 9, Connell 3-14England win by three wickets; win series 5-0ScorecardEngland completed a clean sweep in their Twenty20 series against West Indies with a three-wicket win in a truncated fifth and final match in Derby.The match was reduced…

Vinicius scores winner for Real Madrid

Vinicius Junior scored his first goal of the season to secure the winSubstitute Vinicius Junior scored the only goal as defending champions Real Madrid beat Real Valladolid to continue their unbeaten start to the season.Zinedine Zidane's side had taken four points from their first two La Liga games - both away - but took a…

Man Utd beat Brighton to reach last eight

McTominay headed his first goal of the season after having netted five times last campaignManchester United beat Brighton for the second time in four days, with Paul Pogba scoring a free-kick to help seal their progress to the quarter-finals of the Carabao Cup.On Saturday, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side needed a dramatic late penalty, awarded via…

No sanction for Gonzalez after Neymar claim

A VAR review showed Neymar made contact with the back of Marseille defender Alvaro Gonzalez's head, leading to his dismissalMarseille defender Alvaro Gonzalez will not be sanctioned by the French Football League following an allegation of racism made against him by Paris St-Germain forward Neymar.Neymar was sent off for hitting Gonzalez in a bad-tempered Ligue…

Sterling double helps Man City to quarter-finals

Manchester City are unbeaten in the competition since October 2016Raheem Sterling's first two Manchester City goals of the season - and Ferran Torres' first for the club - ensured the holders reached the quarter-finals of the Carabao Cup at Burnley's expense.City dominated the game and Burnley keeper Bailey Peacock-Farrell had to twice smartly deny Sterling…

Lukaku scores twice in big Inter win

Match ends, Benevento 2, Inter Milan 5.90'+3'Second Half ends, Benevento 2, Inter Milan 5.90'+2'Foul by Milan Skriniar (Inter Milan).90'+2'Gianluca Caprari (Benevento) wins a free kick in the defensive half.90'+2'Foul by Marcelo Brozovic (Inter Milan).90'+2'Perparim Hetemaj (Benevento) wins a free kick in the attacking half.90'Corner, Inter Milan. Conceded by Daam Foulon.87'Attempt missed. Kamil Glik (Benevento) header…

‘England have to give something back’

West Indies were the first team to tour the UK since the coronavirus lockdownWest Indies coach Phil Simmons hopes England will return the favour and tour the Caribbean in the near future.West Indies were the first team to tour the UK since the coronavirus lockdown started when they played three Tests in Southampton and Manchester…

Why are Man Utd struggling to sign players?

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has made just one signing this summer with Donny van de Beek arriving from Ajax for £35mIn his typically forthright style, former Manchester United skipper Gary Neville has underlined what many of the club's fans are thinking. Why are the club finding it so hard to sign anyone?Manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has…

Carabao Cup: Four ties with Man City, Man Utd & Everton in action

Got a TV Licence?You need one to watch live TV on any channel or device, and BBC programmes on iPlayer. It’s the law.Find out moreSummaryAbrahams opener for Newport County of League Two cancelled out by late Shelvey strike for NewcastleMan City at Burnley - City have progressed from 28 of their last 30 EFL Cup…

Bertens leaves in wheelchair after win

Kiki Bertens left the court screaming in pain after the win over Sara ErraniFifth seed Kiki Bertens left the court in a wheelchair after her victory over Sara Errani before being accused by the Italian of exaggerating her injury.The Dutchwoman was in tears with cramps after her 7-6 (7-5) 3-6 9-7 win over the 2012…

Can the Heat stop James and the Lakers?

NBA Finals: Can the Miami Heat stop LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers?If the 2020 NBA Finals were a BBQ - then the Los Angeles Lakers are at the grill, apron on cooking the steaks (or meat-free alternative). The Miami Heat on the other hand - could be considered that unexpected knock on the…
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GB’s Evans calls opponents ’embarrassing’

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US team walks off after ‘homophobic slur’

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As colleges reopened, many more young people got covid-19, CDC reports – msnNOW

Covid-19 cases surged nationally among 18- to 22-year-olds between Aug. 2 and Sept. 5, according to a report released Tuesday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which urged young adults as well as colleges and universities to take precautions to prevent the spread of the virus.Weekly cases among the age group jumped 55…