• Real Madrid explore Morata swap deal for Chelsea star Hazard
Real Madrid explore Morata swap deal for Chelsea star Hazard

Chelsea though, value Eden Hazard at least £100 million. Zlatan Ibrahimovic confirmed on Thursday afternoon that he was set to join United but new boss Jose Mourinho is still expected to bring in further reinforcements as he looks to build a squad capable of challenging for the title.

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  • Bad weather forces CWS final to be postponed until Thursday
Bad weather forces CWS final to be postponed until Thursday

In fact, the way the Chanticleers broke a 2-2 tie in the eighth inning appropriately fit into their wild set of improbable milestones this month. Sporadic showers and additional lightning strikes remained in the area over the next couple of hours, finally necessitating a postponement at 9:30 p.m.

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  • Matt Damon hilariously pranks unsuspecting strangers with spy style missions
Matt Damon hilariously pranks unsuspecting strangers with spy style missions

They would only find out who it was after it was over. The ones who did take part, however, made it all worth it. "MIT, you have to go out and do really interesting things, important things, inventive things, because this world has some problems that we need you to drop everything and solve", he said.

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  • Trump breaks with party on trade as he threatens tariffs
Trump breaks with party on trade as he threatens tariffs

The Chamber has consistently backed global trade deals. Obama called the idea "not feasible" because local businesses would suffer and lose jobs if they didn't have access to worldwide markets and because the costs of local goods would rise.

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  • Italy beats Spain 2-0 to reach Euro 2016 quarterfinals
Italy beats Spain 2-0 to reach Euro 2016 quarterfinals

Many had called for wholesale changes after the country's World Cup setback in Brazil but Del Bosque retained numerous players, expecting them to bounce back. "Over the next few days I will speak to the Federation, but I haven't made any decisions yet". We'll see what he chooses. Richard Jolly provided his analysis from the match in Nice: Englan...

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  • Led Zeppelin's Page dodges court questions, riffs air guitar
Led Zeppelin's Page dodges court questions, riffs air guitar

An economist has testified that " Stairway to Heaven " and other Led Zeppelin songs have produced almost $60 million in revenue over the past five years. "Not one of them came close", Mr Stewart said, though he acknowledged on cross-examination that the notes in both songs did not all line up in the same places.

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  • Colombia beat U.S. in Copa America third place match
Colombia beat U.S. in Copa America third place match

The increased defensive understanding paid off, too, with John Brooks and Geoff Cameron forming a strong partnership and the usa not conceding a single goal from open play until the semifinals. He nearly single-handedly beat Costa Rica in the group stage with one of his best performances ever in a USMNT shirt. Nagbe had 49. Steve Birnbaum, the ce...

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  • Durant, Anthony lead US Olympic basketball team
Durant, Anthony lead US Olympic basketball team

The 2016 USA Olympic Basketball team has been announced. "I love our depth... we've got a great mix of talent, scorers, past gold medal winners and outstanding youth". The average age of the 12 US players will be 26.8 years at the conclusion of the Olympics (Aug. 21, 2016). Other members of the team include Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan from T...

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  • Mets to promote INF Jose Reyes to Double-A Binghamton
Mets to promote INF Jose Reyes to Double-A Binghamton

The four-time All-Star primarily has played shortstop throughout his 13 years in the majors, but the Mets plan to use Reyes elsewhere on the diamond - perhaps even the outfield. The New York Mets are expected to give Jose Reyes a second chance. I'm sorry for the awful mistake I made. "We felt he deserved a second chance and that second chance...

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  • Federer set to face 772nd-ranked qualifier on Centre Court
Federer set to face 772nd-ranked qualifier on Centre Court

Radwanska, the No3 seed here, was critical of French Open organisers for making her play in the rain when she was beaten in the fourth round but on Wednesday she took advantage of playing under the Centre Court roof. "The more roofs [at the Slams], the better". After easing into round two, Radwanska - who has now won 22 sets out of 22 in Wimbledo...

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  • Djokovic beat James Ward to open bid for 5th straight major
Djokovic beat James Ward to open bid for 5th straight major

The Djokovic-Murray rivalry is one of the most notable among the world's great professional tennis players. Women's No. 3 seed Agnieszka Radwanksa had her opener against Kozlova Kateryna postponed due to the weather and will be in action on Wednesday.

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  • British MP Jo Cox's murderer rants about traitors in court
British MP Jo Cox's murderer rants about traitors in court

Thomas Mair , 52, from Birstall, faces charges of murder, grievous bodily harm, possession of a firearm with intent to commit an indictable offence and possession of an offensive weapon in connection with the attack on Mrs Cox. Mair repeatedly stabbed Cox as she struggled and fought for life. Writing in a local newspaper, The Yorkshire Post, she ac...

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  • Gerrard talks of 'hysteria' and 'culture of fear' around England team
Gerrard talks of 'hysteria' and 'culture of fear' around England team

Tottenham and Belgium centre-back Toby Alderweireld believes that a winter break in the Premier League would benefit the England national team. The loss to Iceland is considered England's worst global defeat since losing 1-0 to the United States at the 1950 World Cup in Brazil.

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  • Chile beats Colombia 2-0 to return to Copa America final
Chile beats Colombia 2-0 to return to Copa America final

Messi spoke of his sadness at having missed out with Argentina in consecutive finals - at the 2014 World Cup and the Copa America previous year - and is focused on putting that right next week. Led by Bravo's stellar effort in goal, Chile earned its fourth straight win since a 2-1 loss to top-ranked Argentina in their Group D opener.

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  • BET Awards full of Prince tributes and political moments
BET Awards full of Prince tributes and political moments

Beyonce was the biggest victor at Sunday's BET Awards . The wildly popular solo artist took home the awards for Best Female R&B/Pop Artist and Best Video at the ceremony, along with the Coca-Cola Viewers' Choice Award for "Formation".

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  • National Hockey League coming to Las Vegas; new team to start play in 2017
National Hockey League coming to Las Vegas; new team to start play in 2017

Pro sports is finally coming to Las Vegas - the National Hockey League gave its approval today for a franchise to begin play in 2017-18 at the currently-under-construction, 17,500-seat T-Mobile Center. The franchise also must select at least 14 forwards, nine defensemen and three goaltenders. The Vegas team has yet to be named, but Foley is a Wes...

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  • Gareth Bale, Aaron Ramsey and Wales celebrate Iceland's win over England
Gareth Bale, Aaron Ramsey and Wales celebrate Iceland's win over England

They now play Belgium in the quarter-finals. They rely on a defensive resilience that has made them extremely tough to break down, while counting on a direct style of play at the attacking end. "You can go wherever the hell you want!" Then they took on England's team of Premier League stars, some of the most highly paid footballers on earth.

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  • Injured Lochte plows ahead in 200 free at US Olympic trials
Injured Lochte plows ahead in 200 free at US Olympic trials

The 11-time Olympic medalist moved gingerly after the preliminary heat where he recorded the day's fifth-best qualifying time. Lochte said he's using massage and stretching to alleviate the symptoms, but might consider a cortisone shot "if it acts up even more ".

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  • Chile beat Colombia to enter Copa America final
Chile beat Colombia to enter Copa America final

Because of this synchronicity, I've spent a while waiting for the moment they would contest a high-end match of importance against each other, testing out each other's foibles. "We have grown a lot as a team in the past year, and as a result we are stronger", Messi said. Soto says he went to the match with a plan - one he told everyone except his f...

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  • Poland beats Switzerland on penalties to reach quarterfinals
Poland beats Switzerland on penalties to reach quarterfinals

The goal against Switzerland followed on from Blaszczykowski curling in a left-footed shot for a 1-0 win over Ukraine as a second-half substitute to qualify for the round-of-16. With no other penalties missed by either of the teams, Poland were victorious to qualify for the quarter-finals, where they will now play against either Portugal or Croat...

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  • Corbyn loses confidence vote
Corbyn loses confidence vote

Permission to use quotations from this article is granted subject to appropriate credit being given to www.theeagleonline.com.ng as the source. Last week millions of Labour voters, particularly in the party's traditional heartlands, rejected its message to vote Remain.

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  • Wimbledon: Andy Murray wins against fellow Brit Broady
Wimbledon: Andy Murray wins against fellow Brit Broady

At the end, we're walking off the court, he asked me if I enjoyed it. I am working a lot to be healthy. "But when you have the opportunity in matches to finish them, you have to try and be ruthless. Murray needed just an hour and 43 minutes to see off Broady, ranked 233 spots lower than the Scot, and he will now take on Chinese Taipei's Lu Yen-hs...

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  • Royals out score Cardinals 6-2
Royals out score Cardinals 6-2

Adam Wainwright had delivered an offspeed pitch mere seconds before the bird's flight path placed it right in front of the plate, and the two very almost collided as the ball dipped in toward Yadier Molina's glove. While the bird survived, the Cardinals ended up losing the game 6-2 to the Royals. While it's still a guessing game for when Duffy wi...

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  • WWE Battleground 2016: Feuds Guaranteed to Increase Excitement for Event
WWE Battleground 2016: Feuds Guaranteed to Increase Excitement for Event

He states that his victory over John Cena at " Money in the Bank " makes him deserving of a title shot. Realising the lack of that third superpower to help build towards the match, WWE chose to tinker with things on Monday Night Raw and involve both AJ Styles and John Cena in the situation.

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  • Brexit: Mayor Sadiq Khan demands more powers for London
Brexit: Mayor Sadiq Khan demands more powers for London

Since then, more than 175,000 people have signed an online petition calling for London to become an independent city-state. "I take seriously my responsibility to defend London's fantastic mix of diversity and tolerance". He added: 'Once businesses have that reassurance, it means they don't need to leave our city. "You will be pleased to kn...

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  • Stephen Curry fined $25 K for throwing mouthpiece, Kerr also hit
Stephen Curry fined $25 K for throwing mouthpiece, Kerr also hit

She quickly tweeted her frustrations shortly after in the incident and claimed that she thought the National Basketball Association officials were trying to fix the result of the game. Game 7 is Sunday on the Warriors' home floor in Oakland and Golden State is an early 5-point favorite in Vegas. I apologize. I'm okay that w lost...I just can't ta...

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  • Lionel Messi says he is quitting Argentina national team
Lionel Messi says he is quitting Argentina national team

Harmony appeared to reign in the squad, Messi came back into the team after recovering and scored a record 55th goal for his country against the United States in the semi-final. "That's it, he's got to go". The team doesn't help him. Now there has to be a change. Many may disagree, but soccer is made up of 11 players who play together as one.

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  • Blue Jays place pitcher Gavin Floyd on 15-day DL
Blue Jays place pitcher Gavin Floyd on 15-day DL

He was tagged for four runs on seven hits and four walks in just five innings, and has now allowed four or more runs while failing to complete at least six innings in six of his last eight starts. It still resulted in a save situation, but Chris Sale held the Blue Jays scoreless over the first seven innings while the offense cobbled together a 4-...

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  • Eric Lindros leads Hockey Hall of Fame Class of 2016
Eric Lindros leads Hockey Hall of Fame Class of 2016

His 34-year wait is believed to be the longest in the history of the Hall, tying Dick Duff, who was elected in 1996 after retiring from the National Hockey League in 1972. He won Stanley Cups with the Pittsburgh Penguins , Carolina Hurricanes and Boston Bruins, providing veteran ballast to a 2011 Boston team that ended a Cup drought dating back ...

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  • Anil Kumble appointed as Indian cricket team head coach
Anil Kumble appointed as Indian cricket team head coach

The committee's choice will be a closely guarded secret for at least two days as the big announcement is only for board president Anurag Thakur to be made public during BCCI's working committee meeting scheduled for June 24. Luckily for him, India are scheduled to play a lot of matches at home in the next one year", Prasanna told PTI. "Strategy wil...

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  • Hodgson leaves job on humiliating night for English soccer
Hodgson leaves job on humiliating night for English soccer

Having progressed from Group F as runners-up to Hungary, Iceland clearly deserved to share the same stage as England, but there are times when the big teams begin to deliver and the business end of major tournaments is where the cream generally rises to the crop.

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  • Anil Kumble appointed head coach of India
Anil Kumble appointed head coach of India

Kumble is the first Indian to be appointed full-time India coach since Kapil Dev resigned in September 2000. It was learnt that former India team director Shastri, the other high-profile candidate for the job, was away and interviewed via video conference.

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  • Ashley Williams expected to be fit for Wales' clash with Belgium
Ashley Williams expected to be fit for Wales' clash with Belgium

But Coleman stressed they will only come if they keep the focus on themselves rather than what is at stake, saying: "We have a vision and an identity and it is about focusing just on that". "You see someone when they are down, you have got to try and kick them, if you know what I mean". "It happened to them against Hungary, they went in 1-0 up wh...

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  • Djokovic on Centre Court first at Wimbledon
Djokovic on Centre Court first at Wimbledon

I haven't experienced this. "I didn't think I'd be answering these questions in a million years", he said . She encouraged him to stay, and since it was love at first sight, he did. "This is what I dreamed of when I was younger". "I probably won't. But I'm going to give everything, as I have the last seven matches". "That's going to be a tough m...

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  • Williams fit for quarter-final
Williams fit for quarter-final

Belgium are a good team, that's why they're here, but that's why we are here. The supporters were just happy to be in France and even the players have admitted that they never expected to get this far. The defender was pleased to learn that he suffered nothing worse than bruising on his left shoulder after a collision with Jonny Williams, his te...

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