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July 8, 2017 7:35 AM Manchester United sign Romelu Lukaku from Everton

Manchester United have completed the signing of Romelu Lukaku from Everton. Sources had told ESPN FC on Thursday that the clubs had agreed a £75 million fee for the 24-year-old's transfer, although an Everton source claimed no such agreement was in place. Plans have been made by United for Lukaku to undergo a medical in Los Angeles, where he is spending 33

July 7, 2017 7:14 PM Rollercoaster ride for Bafana Bafana as they mark 25 years

South Africa's return to international football came on a rainy night in Durban exactly 25 years ago when they hosted Cameroon in the first game of a hastily arranged three-match tour. It was the release of future South African president Nelson Mandela that precipitated the return of the country's sports to the international arena, a considerable time before 46

July 6, 2017 5:42 AM Warren Gatland insists British and Irish Lions series decider against All Blacks will not define his coaching career

Warren Gatland has insisted the British and Irish Lions' series decider with New Zealand will not define his coaching career in a bid to heap pressure on the All Blacks. The Lions can claim just their second-ever series win in New Zealand on Saturday, but must end the All Blacks' 39-match unbeaten run at Eden Park to make history. New Zealand Rugby chief 42

July 2, 2017 5:31 PM Bafana crash out of #CosafaCup

The result means the defending champions will be demoted to the Cosafa Plate semi-finals, were they’ll hope to produce the desired result to see them through the final. After scoring an opener just 18 minutes into the game, Tanzania opted to play the patient game, adding numbers in their defence while waiting to catch their opponents on a counter in the search 41

July 2, 2017 3:17 PM Famous victory a kiss of life for tour but locals are unlikely to repeat mistakes

So what happened yesterday in typically horrible Wellington weather is great news for all those involved, from players to punters to hacks. Auckland will be a lively place to be this week. Even for the Kiwis it's the result they may not have wanted, but the one they needed. Much of the time on any Lions tour is spent debating the usefulness and relevance 25

July 1, 2017 2:48 PM Q&A: Marijuana is legal in Nevada but not in casinos or bars

Marijuana facilities are ramping up their work for expected lines of people Saturday in Las Vegas and other Nevada cities as they begin recreational pot sales. But it won’t be a free-for-all in the place where many tourists think anything goes. Police say they have been preparing for months to enforce the law, putting a focus on keeping stoned drivers 59

July 1, 2017 3:40 AM Lions will be back, insists New Zealand boss

New Zealand rugby boss Steve Tew believes future tours by the British and Irish Lions may be trimmed but he is adamant they must continue and not be scrapped. Tew joined the growing debate on the value of Lions tours, telling Newstalk ZB that planning was already under way for the next 12-yearly tour of New Zealand in 2029. But, speaking ahead of Saturday's 25

June 28, 2017 3:00 AM Zuckerberg: Facebook can build communities, like churches have

CEO says building community is Facebook’s new mission Mark Zuckerberg has been an evangelist for the power of social networks for years. Now he wants his network, Facebook Inc., to fill the role that churches and social clubs once did in communities. Speaking in Chicago last week, the Facebook FB, -1.96% co-founder and chief executive said that Americans 42

June 27, 2017 6:15 PM England World Cup bid team broke rules when courting Jack Warner – FIFA

The England 2018 World Cup bid team made a determined effort to win over former FIFA vice-president Jack Warner and “often accommodated his wishes, in apparent violation of bidding rules”, the Garcia report has found. FIFA’s long-awaited report into the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bidding process was published by the world governing body on Tuesday 38

June 22, 2017 1:31 AM Bayern issue hands-off warning over Lewandowski

Lewandowski had not been on any of England's leading clubs' shopping list at the start of the summer because of the four-and-a-half-year contract he signed at Bayern last December, but something must have changed for the club to issue a public warning about his future. In the statement, Bayern said: "Robert Lewandowski has a contract with FC Bayern 32