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Daily Archives: July 24, 2017

Football transfer gossip: Sanchez, Mahrez, Van Dijk, Sandro

For completed deals, check our transfers page. Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez is willing to take a pay cut in order to join Manchester City this summer. The 28-year-old Chile international wants to join City in favour of Bayern Munich, Paris St-Germain and Juventus. (Independent) Chelsea

Transfers: Chicarito joins Hammers

West Ham have completed the signing of Mexico international Javier Hernandez from Bayer Leverkusen for £16m. The 29-year-old former Manchester United and Real Madrid striker has signed a three-year contract with the Hammers. Hernandez becomes West Ham’s fourth new arrival of the summer, following Pablo

Golf — The Open — Jordan Spieth conjures memories of the greats

SOUTHPORT, England — Don’t compare Jordan Spieth to anyone else. Just don’t do it. That’s a challenging assignment, considering what he just accomplished in winning the 146th Open Championship. Spieth’s great escape with bogey on a 13th-hole expedition — already entrenched in major championship lore

Derry leave it late to seize derby spoils

Two goals in the final four minutes gave Derry City the bragging rights in the north-west derby against Finn Harps – just when a scoreless draw looked on the cards. Darren Cole smashed home the opening goal in Ballybofey from 10 yards on 87 minutes

Netherlands and Denmark into last eight

Sherida Spitse’s second penalty in two games gave the Netherlands a first-half lead The Netherlands reached the last eight of Women’s Euro 2017 with victory over Belgium, and Denmark joined them by beating 2013 finalists Norway. After Sherida Spitse’s penalty gave the Netherlands the lead,