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Arsenal set to sign AS Monaco star for £30m

Arsenal set to sign AS Monaco star for £30m

Lemar chipped in with 14 goals and 11 assists from the wing last season and Wenger is hoping to get him on board sooner rather than later. Even though Lemar and Sanchez have more goals and assists, Ozil outstrips them in all other attacking stats.


Arsenal target Anthony Martial dismisses rumours of Manchester United exit

Arsenal target Anthony Martial dismisses rumours of Manchester United exit

It was initially reported by Graeme Bailey of The Gambling Times that Martial would "love to move back to France " and would specifically "jump at the chance" to join Paris Saint-Germain. It is this English connection that had large British outlets quoting the report, leading to the sweeping speculation on Martial's future. Martial's underwhelming end to the campaign convinced the United manager to leave the Frenchman on the bench for the Europa League final just weeks after hailing ...


Wimbledon 2017: Andy Murray top seed ahead of Djokovic, Federer & Nadal

Wimbledon 2017: Andy Murray top seed ahead of Djokovic, Federer & Nadal

It is the first time the Big Four of men's tennis have been the top four seeds at a slam since Wimbledon 2014, with world No. 3 Stan Wawrinka , who has never reached the semifinals at Wimbledon , seeded fifth. Jamie Murray and his Brazilian partner Bruno Soares are seeded third in the men's doubles as they chase their first Wimbledon title. The women's seedings match the rankings and are headed by world number one Angelique Kerber , who was beaten in the final by Serena Williams a ...


New Zealand extend lead over USA in America's Cup final

New Zealand extend lead over USA in America's Cup final

Spithill said the powerhouse American-flagged crew - backed by technology from Oracle Corp. and Airbus - continues to make too many mistakes. The US team has spent the week working on making improvements to its 15-meter foiling catamaran in an effort to match the speed of its Kiwi rival, which is using a revolutionary cycling system with which its sailors provide the power needed to control the boat.


Trump administration plans border wall models in summer

Trump administration plans border wall models in summer

Vitiello. People trying to make their way into the United States illegally in the San Diego area may have their choice of eight kinds of border wall to tackle by September. The U.S. border with Mexico now contains 654 miles of fencing, according to Fox News . In January, Trump signed an executive order calling for the homeland security to "begin immediate construction".


Merkel's strategic retreat on same-sex marriage is rival's tactical win

Merkel's strategic retreat on same-sex marriage is rival's tactical win

But with three months of campaigning to go until the September 24 parliamentary election, Merkel's early retreat may prove to have been the better strategic choice. Merkel had held a closed-door meeting with her lawmakers on Tuesday and confirmed they would be free to vote according to their conscience - which suggests the Bill will sail through the chamber.