5:12 AM ET Albert Sambi Lokonga is wanted by Arsenal as they revamp their midfield options. Photo by Herman Dingler/BSR Agency/Getty Images Arsenal have had a £12.9 million bid rejected by Anderlecht for midfielder Albert Sambi Lokonga, sources have told ESPN. The Gunners have been told a fee of £17.2m will be enough to land the
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5:10 AM ET Adriana Garcia Barcelona Femeni celebrate clinching the Treble after victory over Levante in the Copa de la Reina. Oscar J. Barroso / Europa Press Sports via Getty Images The Spanish government has begun to pay off the “historic debt” the country’s sports council said it owes women’s football by declaring its top league
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5:17 AM ET Adriana Garcia Lionel Messi has surpassed Cristiano Ronaldo as the active footballer to score the most free kicks after netting in Argentina’s 1-1 draw against Chile in their Copa America opener on Monday. The Argentina captain has now scored 57 free kicks in his career, one more than Portugal captain Ronaldo. Messi
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3:30 AM ET Denmark midfielder Christian Eriksen has said he feels “fine — under the circumstances” in his first message to fans since he suffered a cardiac arrest on Saturday. Eriksen, 29, collapsed in the 43rd minute of Denmark’s Euro 2020 opener against Finland in Copenhagen. He was administered CPR on the field and then
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9:30 PM ET Associated Press Diego Maradona’s life was honored in a tribute featuring lights and projections onto the pitch before Argentina‘s Copa America opener against Chile. No fans were present at the Nilton Santos stadium in Rio de Janeiro for the latest tribute to the Argentine football great, this one organized by CONMEBOL. –
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1:30 PM ET Rob DawsonCorrespondent Joel Glazer has defended Manchester United debt levels and the dividend payments his family have issued to themselves and says it will not stop the club from competing at the top of the transfer market. The Glazer family have taken heavy criticism from supporters during their 16-year ownership after paying
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10:51 AM ET Scotland opened their first major tournament match in 23 years with a 2-0 defeat to Czech Republic at Euro 2020, with Patrik Schick scoring twice — including a goal of the tournament contender. Bayer Leverkusen striker Schick’s header on 42 minutes put the Czechs in front at Hampden Park, before he scored
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10:00 AM ET Adriana Garcia Diego Maradona died in November of an acute pulmonary edema. Photo credit should read FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP via Getty Images Prosecutors in San Isidro, Argentina, began hearings Monday concerning the seven medical professionals facing charges of “simple homicide with eventual intent” in the death of Diego Maradona. The hearings had been scheduled
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7:29 AM ET Denmark‘s players expressed dissatisfaction at the position they were put in after teammate Christian Eriksen‘s collapse during their Euro 2020 opener on Saturday, having to decide whether to finish the match that evening or the next morning. UEFA offered the players, who gathered in the dressing room after witnessing Eriksen being treated
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