Good morning to all our readers out there, it’s time to check out the latest sports news today Tuesday August 13, 2019
Starting with Tennis…
Former World No. 1 Andy Murray has crashed out of the Cincinnati Masters singles after being defeated 6-4 6-4 by Richard Gasquet.
The match was his first competitive singles game since his hip injury at the end of January this year. The British international has also opted against playing in the US Open singles later this month Monday August 26, 2019.
He would however play in the men’s doubles as well as the mixed doubles.
Moving to football now…
Wesley Sneijder’s agent has revealed the announcement of the Netherlands legend’s retirement came as a shock to him as he believes the 35-year old still has what it takes to still play football. He however revealed a final decision will be made when he meets with him to discuss his plans.
Marseille have finally released French international Adil Rami following allegations of misconduct as he once appeared on t.v when he was said to be injured and thus missed training.
Former Chelsea technical director Michael Emenalo has left his position as the sporting director of AS Monaco after two years at the French side and has now been replaced by Olga Dementeva.
Paris Saint-Germain boss Thomas Tuchel has told Barcelona should include winger Ousmane Dembele in any of their deals for Neymar.
According to reports, Real Madrid are set to abandon their chase for Paul Pogba if they can secure a move for Neymar from PSG.
Manchester United meanwhile reportedly have the assurance that Real Madrid will not be able to afford Paul Pogba.
Sevilla are set to complete the signing of Rony Lopes from AS Monaco.
AS Monaco have reportedly joined the race for Inter Milan forward Mauro Icardi. Inter Milan meanwhile are interested in using Icardi as a tool to sign Edin Dzeko from Roma.
Tottenham are ready to offer midfielder Christian Eriksen a £200k per week to stay at the club.
According to reports, Paris Saint-Germain have stopped selling Neymar’s shirt in their shops, this is fueling a move to either Barcelona or Real Madrid.
Daniel Sturridge will have to make a decision over his future this week with 13 bids from different clubs which includes a £60k per week package by Fenerbahce.
According to reports, Crystal Palace defender Mamadou Sakho has in a players’ meeting told teammate Wilfried Zaha to give his all for the team.
Real Madrid star Gareth Bale is set to buy some time at the club in a bid to move to Chinese Super League when their transfer window opens again in November.
According to reports, new MLS side Inter Miami will sign Edinson Cavani when his contract at PSG expires at the end of this season.
Liverpool are ready to accept £13.9m offer for defender Dejan Lovren as interest continue from Roma and Milan.
Manchester City 24-year old forward Raheem Sterling is ready to sign a £100m boot deal with Nike brand Air Jordan.
AS Monaco are interested in signing Sevilla star Wissam Ben Yedder for £37.1m.
According to Lille president, 24-year old Nicolas Pepe joined Arsenal because he wanted to join a club he could make a very big impact.
Inter Milan are ready to make a step forward for Manchester United full-back Matteo Darmian.
Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde has revealed talisman Lionel Messi may miss their opening La Liga game against Athletic Bilbao this weekend.
Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil’s house is reportedly on a 24-hour dog patrol per day as fears continues over his safety after he was attacked alongside Sead Kolasinac few weeks ago.
Ivorian star Wilfried Bony has reportedly been training with League two side Newport County after he was released by Swansea for free.
Manchester United’s Aidan Barlow is set to join Norwegian club Tromso on loan for a single season.
Liverpool forward Divock Origi has revealed his instinct helped him in making the decision to stay at the club this summer.
That would be all for now, Good Morning!!!