Liverpool star defender Daniel Agger, wants out to join Barcelona for the upcoming Premier League. Agger had made the request to Brendan Rogers to be sold while the transfer window was still open.
Mirror Sports reporter Darren Lewis reported that Agger had tearfully requested his move to the Spanish club. Barcelona is willing to take him in at his current worth of £12 million if Rodgers would allow him to do so.
"It is no secret that I had problems last season and I am considering things," Agger said of his stay with Liverpool during a press conference. "How things turned out last season is not acceptable for me. I am here now and it is up to me to show the coach that I should play. Many things can happen in football and I do not want to exclude anything." more >>
It seems that the Cleveland Cavaliers and Minnesota Timberwolves have both reached an agreement regarding Kevin Love's trade. Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports reported that Timberwolves forward, Love, is to be traded to the Cavaliers for Andrew Wiggins, Anthony Bennett, and a 2015 first-round pick.
Most other trade rumors surrounding the NBA have quieted down with the approach of the playoffs season.
It would appear that the only thing left to heat up the rumor mill is Love's transfer. The trade is most likely to happen sometime in August, says Timberwolves' owner Glen Taylor. more >>
Mercedes-Benz confirms Michael Schumacher to retain ambassadorship as the athlete is continuing his recovery program from a skiing accident last December. Recent speculations circulated that the racer's condition might push the German car manufacturer to reconsider its relationship with the Formula 1 legend.
However, Mercedes-Benz reportedly said that it will retain its commitment of sponsorship with Schumacher, despite him being unable to communicate effectively.
As remembered, Benz appointed the celebrated driver to the role April last year, right after his Grand Prix campaign. more >>
Incredible video showing extreme sports videographer Devin Graham as he visits Panama City, Panama, to film these group of people as they zip line. These adrenaline filled people jump off a building and ride the world's largest urban zip line. Plunging down at high speeds and stretching more than 2,000 feet it only takes about seven seconds to finish the ride.
About half way down, these daredevils release themselves from the zip line and parachute. After watching this, your adrenaline will be pumping!more >>
Indiana Pacers small forward Paul George was playing for Team USA when he suffered a terrible leg injury during USA's scrimmage match Friday. The accident occurred during the fourth quarter when George attempted to block a shot and landed against the backboard stanchion.
Immediately George was taken to the hospital and is undergoing surgery. Team USA's Coach Mike Krzyzewski called the game afterwards out of respect for George's parents, who were present in the arena when the accident happened.
The Manny Pacquiao vs. Chris Algieri fight on Nov. 22 this year is finalized. The world's one and only eight-division title holder, who will turn 36 in December, is set to face 30-year old Chris Algieri in China.
In an interview with Newsday.com, Algeiri, despite having less ring experience compared to Pacquiao, is confident that he will triumph over the Filipino boxing champ.
He says in this match with Pacquiao, he will bring in a new style that Pacquiao has not been faced with before inside the ring over the previous five to eight years. While Pacquaio fought with different opponents, the fighting styles these opponents used are not that much distinct from each other, Algeiri claims. more >>