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Garcia: Madrid would be fine without Ronaldo

Real Madrid president Florentino Perez says he has yet to speak with Cristiano Ronaldo regarding speculation that the star forward wants to leave Spain after being accused of tax fraud. Other big names in football have been accused of tax fraud in Spain recently. The player is accused of defrauding tax authorities of €14.7m, by also hiding his income from image rights.


Lewis Hamilton preparing for tough weekend in Baku

Lewis Hamilton preparing for tough weekend in Baku

Bottas, on soft tyres, had been the early pacesetter, but a mistake on Turn Two saw Hamilton usurp him as practice leader, before the Finn bounced back and finished top of the classification with a time of 1.42.742. Lewis Hamilton believes he can race on until he is 40 after rejecting his own suggestion that he could stun Formula One by retiring at the end of the season.


Confederations Cup is a gift for Germany gaffer Joachim Loew

Confederations Cup is a gift for Germany gaffer Joachim Loew

Up stepped captain Julian Draxler to fire Die Mannschaft back into the lead. At the other end another substitute, Timo Werner, went close as he wriggled free but the RB Leipzig man hit the post . And Australia , ever persistent, made them pay with a goal out of nowhere. "I'm proud of the boys", he said. "First half they were just too good for us".



Jose Mourinho latest to be accused of tax fraud in Spain

Real Madrid have refuted claims Jose Mourinho signed a contract to take over at the club before he left Inter. Ronaldo is now playing for Portugal at the ongoing FIFA Confederations Cup in Russian Federation, where he scored the decisive goal in their 1-0 victory over hosts Russian Federation in Moscow on Wednesday.


Shifted to second base, Asdrubal Cabrera asks Mets for trade

Shifted to second base, Asdrubal Cabrera asks Mets for trade

I have to help them, help my team. Despite the Mets' victory, they are still nine games under.500, a dubious mark they had not sunk to since September 2014, when they were concluding the last of six straight losing seasons before a franchise resurgence.



Azerbaijan GP: Lewis Hamilton 3rd in final practice

Max Verstappen is convinced he could have beaten both Ferrari drivers to third on the grid in Baku without encountering two different auto issues in qualifying . "We had a bit of a messy session, a lot of traffic, a lot of yellow flags and we didn't put him out at the right time". Jolyon Palmer arguably had the biggest problem on the three when a fire developed on his Renault engine early in the session, forcing him to abandon his vehicle at the side of the track.