Good morning to all our readers out there, it’s time to check out the latest sports news today Monday July 22, 2019
Starting with Boxing…
Philippines champion Manny Pacquiao has claimed the WBA Super welterweight title after beating Keith Thurman who was previously unbeaten on a split decision in Las Vegas. Two of the judges scored the match 115-112 in Pacquiao’s favour while the other jugde scored 114-113 in Thurman’s favour.
Moving to football…
Chinese side Beijing Guoan have offered Real Madrid star Gareth Bale the opportunity to become the highest paid player in the history of Chinese football where he will receive £1m per week.
Manchester United midfielder Scott McTominay is reportedly backing himself to play a part in the club’s future even if the club sign a new midfielder.
According to reports, Manchester City youngster Oleksandr Zinchenko cried hard when Vincent Kompany announced his departure from the Etihad stadium at the end of last season.
Newcastle are reportedly confident they have no court case over the appointment of Steve Bruce as their manager. Sheffield Wednesday are reportedly not happy in the manner at which Newcastle snapped up the move.
Liverpool star James Milner has revealed he is still not sure over his future at the Anfield side and he awaits showdown talks with the club.
Arsenal 20-year old star Eddie Nketiah has insisted he is ready to play regular first-team football following his recent display at the pre-season tour.
Chelsea midfielder N’Golo Kante may miss the start of the season after suffering a setback on his knee injury.
According to reports, Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has doubled the club’s pre-season workload.
Manchester City would reportedly have to let go of duo Eliaquim Mangala and Nicolas Otamendi if they want to sign Leicester defender Harry Maguire.
Arsenal are ready to sign Real Madrid star Dani Ceballos on a season-long loan.
Bayern Munich have been linked to make a move for Crystal Palace star Wilfried Zaha after failing to get a deal for Manchester City’s Leroy Sane.
Arsenal and Chelsea have joined West Ham and Manchester United in the race for Dynamo Kiev star Mykola Shaparenko.
Real Madrid have reportedly rejected as many as six offers for midfielder Marco Asensio.
Sheffield United may not end up signing Manchester United goalkeeper Dean Henderson on loan this summer as they search for alternatives at the club.
Arsenal youngster Yunus Musah is set to snub the Gunners and sign for Spanish side Valencia.
Eintracht Frankfurt are interested in the permanent signing of Augsburg star defender Martin Hinteregger who spent the second-half of last season on loan at Frankfurt.
Napoli boss Carlo Ancelotti has insisted the club is still on James Rodriguez’s radar.
PSG star Julian Draxler has revealed his future at the club is not dependent on the presence or absence of Neymar.
That would be all for now, Good morning!!!