If the Hammers and Blues do go head-to-head for James' signature the West Londoners would be clear favourites. "There are still lots of players yet to join up with the squad and with the Euros we couldn't do anything". There is reportedly a clause in the young player's contract which requires him to train with the first team five days a week, and this is the cause of this conflict between the president and the manager.
However, he struggled badly on the three mountain stages in the Pyrenees - briefly flirting with the time limit on stage eight - and also complained of suffering in the stifling heat that much of the race has taken place in. As a result, he has slightly changed his preparation to be in a better shape in the final week of racing. "Starting the season later helped and I had a quieter run-in to the Tour.
The vehicle failed to pass the laser inspection station (LIS) and will be sent for further inspection at the NASCAR Research & Development Center. As a result, the crew chief received a 15-point penalty and $25,000 fine, in typical manner for this kind of infraction.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) recommended on Monday that Russian Federation be excluded from the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro this summer after a new WADA investigation found Russia's sports ministry, helped by the F.S.B. But a blanket ban is not a sure thing. That ban was imposed by track and field's top body, the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) in June in response to WADA findings around the same doping system.
Even though the player's agent has since described the latest reports as "bullshit", it doesn't appear to have dampened the belief amongst the United faithful that Pogba could soon be returning to the club he left in 2012. "United got Mourinho at the best time possible". Mourinho is hoping that his overhaul of the team will allow them to have a better season than their fifth place finish past year, and there is no doubt that Pogba's presence will help him in that pursuit.
Stenson had come into the Sunday then trailing leader Lee Westwood by four shots but leading Mickelson by one. Stenson held the claret jug and told Mickelson at the closing ceremony, "Thank you very much for a great fight". "The clubhead came loose on it earlier in the week so I had to get it re-glued, so it is partly to do with that and partly the throw itself", said the 27-year-old, who told Press Association Sport last year his fine for launching his three iron into a lake at Doral ...