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Chelsea transfer news: AC Milan agree deal to sign Tiemoue Bakayoko on loan – reports

Chelsea transfer news: AC Milan agree deal to sign Tiemoue Bakayoko on loan – reports

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done deal The Blues midfielder is set to have a medical with the Italian club on Monday morning AC Milan have agreed to sign Tiemoue Bakayoko on a season-long loan from Chelsea, according to reports. It is understood the deal will include an option to buy for £35.56m. Bakayoko failed to impress in pre-season Sky in Italy are reporting that the 23-year-old France international will have a medical with the Italian club on Monday morning. Bakayoko joined the Blues from Monaco last summer for £40m but failed to adapt to the Premier League in his debut season. Reports suggest he is disappointed to have been omitted from new boss Maurizio Sarri’s plans. The west London club have acquired Jorginho and Mateo Kovacic this summer, mak...
Iran expects non-U.S. support for nuclear deal

Iran expects non-U.S. support for nuclear deal

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Aug. 7 (UPI) -- A position taken by parties to the Iranian nuclear deal shows there's interest in keeping oil exports flowing and banking channels open, Iran's president said. U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday signed an executive order that re-imposed sanctions on Iran that were lifted when the United States was party to the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action. The JCPOA kept Iranian oil flowing in exchange for commitments from Tehran to scale back its nuclear ambitions. Trump said the JCPOA was flawed and allowed Iran to use oil revenue to fund malign activity rather than support the welfare of the Iranian people. A senior U.S. State Department official explained on Monday that it was Iran's own behavior on the global stage that was to blame for recent economic woes "The regime's sys...
Tottenham Hotspur transfer news: Toby Alderweireld ready to run down Spurs deal to force Manchester United move

Tottenham Hotspur transfer news: Toby Alderweireld ready to run down Spurs deal to force Manchester United move

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LET ME LEAVE Centre-back frozen out last season after rejecting new deal and is set on an Old Trafford switch, but Spurs are demanding up to £75m for his services Toby Alderweireld will run down his Spurs contract and demand a move away if his club do not let him join Manchester United, according to reports. The Belgian centre-back refused to sign a new £130,000-a-week deal last season and has been an outcast since, but Spurs still want £75million for him, which has put United off a deal. Alderweireld’s time at Spurs appears to be over Alderweireld, 29, is desperate for a United move and will turn down any other interested parties, according to the Mirror. His current Spurs deal has only 11 months to run, but the club ...
Ladbrokes hits $200m US jackpot with MGM deal

Ladbrokes hits $200m US jackpot with MGM deal

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The owner of Ladbrokes and Coral will unveil a $ 200m (£153m) tie-up with the world's biggest casino operator next week in a bid to dominate what is poised to become a multibillion dollar US sports betting market. Sky News can reveal that GVC Holdings is this weekend finalising the details of a long-term joint venture with MGM Resorts International, owner of famous Las Vegas brands including the MGM Grand, Bellagio and The Mirage.City sources said the deal, which will ultimately encompass online sports betting and other interactive gaming services across the US, could be announced as soon as Monday.Although the partnership will not involve the two companies swapping equity, insiders said it was "logical" to suggest that a successful alliance could eventually lead to a...
Bournemouth transfer news: Diego Rico signs on a four-year deal from Leganes

Bournemouth transfer news: Diego Rico signs on a four-year deal from Leganes

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OLE! The Spanish centre-half modelled the Cherries' new third kit after completing his signing Diego Rico is set to sign for Bournemouth on a four-year deal, subject to international clearance. The former Leganes defender joins the Cherries for an undisclosed fee and admitted he was ‘truly excited’ to be arriving on the South Coast. Rico tangles with former Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo “I’m very happy to be here and would like to thank everyone at AFC Bournemouth for making me feel so welcome,” Rico said.“This is a new step for me in my career and from my heart I can say I am truly excited to be here and looking forward to the future.“I have heard so much about the manager. I learned he is very ...