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Ronaldo's arrival will show Serie A is full of drama

Italian football has taken a back seat of late, but Cristiano Ronaldo's move to Juventus is a big step toward restoring Serie A to its former glory.

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Fred the midfield dynamo Manchester United have missed

In Fred, Manchester United have an asset that may help them become part of the Premier League title conversation.

Real start life without Ronaldo vs Atleti in Super Cup

Real Madrid face Atletico Madrid on Wednesday in the UEFA Super Cup. Club bloggers Rob Train (Real) and Joe Walker (Atletico) preview the affair.


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South Africa bat, Chandimal returns to action

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'I played the match with my life' - Somdev on Asian Games singles gold

Somdev Devvarman looks back on winning India's first tennis singles gold at the Asian Games in 2010, a year in which he also won Commonwealth Games gold and made the top 100 for the first time.


Iconic Asian Games medals - Mary D'Souza's 1951 silver, bronze

Sprinter Mary D'Souza says she would have won the 200m gold at the 1951 Games had she only gone all out from the start.

Early Predictions

How the East and West standings will look in 2018-19

Which teams will make the playoffs? Which are lottery bound? Our ESPN Forecast panel unveils its early win-loss projections for all 30 teams.

Predicting contenders for East, West and NBA crowns

Will the Warriors win it all again? Our ESPN Forecast panel unveils its early projections.


Who will be the NBA's best and worst big additions?

Which newcomers will and won't work out? Our ESPN Forecast panel unveils its picks.


Transfer Talk: Real Madrid move for Juventus' Pjanic

Real Madrid have had enough of selling to Juventus, now they want to buy a midfielder from them instead. Transfer Talk has the latest.

Transfer Rater: Martial to AC Milan

Anthony Martial to AC Milan and Christian Eriksen to Paris Saint-Germain are some of today's hot rumours, according to Football Whispers.

Balotelli wants out of Nice, but no one's calling

Mario Balotelli may want out at Nice, but according to ESPN FC's Julien Laurens, clubs aren't lining up to rescue the temperamental Italian striker.


Deadline Day in 90 Seconds: Everton buy everyone

Let the Exploding Heads take you around the whirlwind action of the Premier League's transfer deadline day.


Most expensive English transfers this summer

Now that the English transfer window is closed, take a look back at the most expensive players bought in the Premier League this summer.

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Batsmen gone missing

India's away record in 2018

Sans Kohli, where is India's backbone?

A lower-back injury might leave India without their captain at Trent Bridge. If that happens, how will their beleaguered batting cope?

India's away woes: Kohli alone averaging more than 20

On their 2017-18 tours of South Africa and England, India's top-order batsmen, apart from the captain, have put up some forgettable numbers

What went wrong with India's batting?

Aakash Chopra believes it was a combination of not having the right temperament and too many players being out of form


Kohli hopes to be fit for the third Test

Virat Kohli admitted that his back is 'sore' but explained why he's confident he'll be ready to play at Trent Bridge


Chopra: Nair selection would not help India

Aakash Chopra explains why changing India's XI as a knee-jerk reaction would be a bad idea


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Where did Arsenal go wrong against Man City?

ESPN's Stewart Robson shares his analysis on where Unai Emery's Arsenal side fell short in their 2-0 loss to Manchester City at the Emirates.


Emery: Long process for Arsenal to reach Europe's elite

Arsenal's Unai Emery admits his side still have lots of work to do, as he aims to take the club back into Europe's elite.


Murray: I'm still working on my rehab rather than training

Andy Murray is hoping he can spend more time working on the tennis court as the year progresses after he lost to Lucas Pouille in the Western and Southern Open.


Extra Time: Is this the year PSG win the UCL?

The ESPN FC panel answer your tweets on their five-year anniversary, whether this PSG side has what it takes to win the Champions League and more.


David Silva retires from international football

David Silva has called time on his Spain career, retiring after 125 appearances over a 12-year span.


Anderson rises, Kohli slips in ICC rankings

All the top stories in the cricket world from August 13


How will Ronaldo and Juventus line up vs. Chievo?

Stewart Robson reveals his projected Juventus XI as Cristiano Ronaldo gets set to make his Serie A debut against Chievo.


Tevez excited to face Messi in Joan Gamper Trophy

Boca Juniors star Carlos Tevez is looking forward to playing against former Argentina teammate Lionel Messi in the Joan Gamper Trophy match at the Camp Nou.


Laurens: Timothy Weah continues to impress Tuchel

After a strong preseason showing, ESPN FC's Julien Laurens explains how Timothy Weah has quickly made a name for himself at PSG.


Valverde: Dembele a great asset for Barcelona

Ernesto Valverde praises Ousmane Dembele's impact in the Spanish Super Cup, amid speculation about the Frenchman's future at the Camp Nou.


DC United 3-2 Orlando City: Rooney plays hero

Late game heroics from Wayne Rooney to set up Luciano Acosta gives DC United a crucial win over Orlando City to stay alive in the Eastern Conference playoff race.


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