For Real Madrid, summer has been full of rumors and speculation that should already be the norm for one of the biggest clubs in football.
However, one of the biggest links with the team has been with English Premier League club Manchester United, and their continuing saga on Red Devils goalkeeper David de Gea. Even before the summer began, there were talks on a possible move for De Gea from Old Trafford to join Madrid at the Bernabeu.
Many reasons have been cited such as De Gea's family, or simply his love for the Spanish club – and there have been no shortage of talks linking the two together. more >>
Following their 1-0 loss to Arsenal in the FA Community Shield match at Wembley Stadium, Chelsea are looking at more problems as it appears they will be missing Diego Costa in their English Premier League opener.
According to the club's Twitter account, the forward may not be in the running to feature against Swansea City after having "discomfort in his hamstring."
It was earlier claimed by manager Jose Mourinho that Costa would not spend a lot of time on the sidelines with the injury as he believes it is only a minor knock to the striker. more >>
With different teams looking to finalize their rosters, the Miami Heat has added even more to budding squad by signing the 40th overall pick Josh Richardson.
According to the sources, the deal consists of a $2.5 million contract that extends for three years.
Only the first year is fully guaranteed and the second year goes to partially guaranteed. The product of the University of Tennessee, Richardson raised eyebrows from being an uninvited player to now a guaranteed contract. more >>
For the Dallas Cowboys, a little scuffle between teammates isn't a big deal. The team made headlines as star wide receiver Dez Bryant and defensive back Tyler Patmon were recorded engaging in a shoving fight after an altercation blew up following a play.
The incident happened in the middle of scrimmage as both players knocked off their helmets and went on to shove each other, eventually swinging at each other. The video showed Bryant still arguing with Patmon over the scuffle, attempting to hit the defensive back again as tempers were still running high.
However, the Cowboys have downplayed this event and said it was nothing more than just an everyday thing that happens in practice. Given the physical nature of the sport, there are instances where these things are unavoidable, and the Cowboys claim that everything was settled after as both players shook hands and hugged. more >>
While it looks like Manchester United are set to miss out on signing Sergio Ramos after the Spaniard agreed to a contract extension with Real Madrid, it appears that the English Premier League club is turning their attention to another star defender from the Bernabeau.
Reports claim that the Red Devils are eyeing a move to acquire Pepe as United try to bolster their defense ahead of the start of the season.
The Portuguese is in his last year of his current contract with Madrid, and it is believed that Madrid are in no interest in signing the experienced defender to another long-term contract given that Raphael Varane is ready to take over if Pepe leaves. more >>
According to rumors, if Arsenal are set to miss out on Karim Benzema, they have the perfect alternate for a striker this summer – Zlatan Ibrahimovic.
Speculations have risen that the London outfit may be interested in acquiring the services of the big man from Paris Saint-Germain after it was revealed that he could leave the Ligue 1 club.
After their French Super Cup win over Olympique Lyonnais, Ibrahimovic told the Express it "could be that this was my last game for PSG. Next week I will take a decision over my future." more >>