Good morning to all our readers out there, it’s time to check out the latest news in the world of sports today Monday September 7, 2020
Starting with Tennis…
World No. 1 Novak Djokovic has been defaulted from the ongoing US Open after he mistakenly hit a line judge with the ball out of frustration in a fourth-round match against Pablo Carreno Busta.
According to the rulebook of Grand Slam, the Serbian was disqualified and he will lose all the ranking points he earned at the tournament. He will also be fined the prize money that will an awarded at the tournament and all fines levied towards the incident.
His opponent Carreno Busta will now play against Denis Shapovalov in the quarter-final.
Moving to football…
Gianluigi Donnarumma has demanded that AC Milan offer him a contract of €10m per season as speculations continue over his future.
Leicester City are not ready to pay the asking price of £27m for Saint Etienne star Wesley Fofana as they wish to only pay around 18m
Roma skipper Edin Dzeko has asked to leave the club as he targets a move to Juventus.
Barcelona are ready to make a final approach for Inter Milan star Lautaro Martinez.
West Ham have been told to double their opening £27m bid for Burnley defender James Tarkowski.
Crystal Palace will like to sign Evanilson from Fluminense.
Sheffield United are closer to completing a move for Derby duo Max Lowe and Jayden Bogle and they will also like to swap Callum Robinson for Oliver Burke from West Brom.
Liverpool are set to sanction the loan of 23-year-old Sheyi Ojo to Cardiff City.
Ryan Fraser has reportedly agreed to sign for Newcastle on a free transfer and he will most likely have his medical today.
According to reports, Manchester United boss, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has spoken to Borussia Dortmund star Jadon Sancho over a possible move this summer.
Real Madrid star Gareth Bale will like to leave the club but there has been no offer for him just yet because he does not want to take a pay cut.
Barcelona boss Ronald Koeman has revealed his desires to see midfielder Philippe Coutinho stay at the club.
Barcelona star Luis Suarez is set to complete a move to Juventus as he looks to sit a language test to obtain the citizenship of Italy on Monday.
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