Day: June 5, 2018

Fred’s move to Manchester United backed by Rivaldo

Rivaldo says Manchester United are getting a “wonderful player” after the club agreed a deal to sign Brazilian midfielder Fred. Fred came on as a substitute in Brazil’s 2-0 friendly win over Croatia at Anfield on Sunday and is set to arrive at Old Trafford on a reported five-year deal. United revealed the news in […]

John Sheridan named Carlisle United manager

John Sheridan has been appointed as manager of Carlisle United. The 53-year-old former Republic of Ireland international has joined the League Two club after helping League One Fleetwood avoid relegation at the end of last season. He has succeeded Keith Curle who left the club after three-and-a-half seasons in charge. “I’m really proud to be […]

Mohamed Salah gives Egypt World Cup boost

Egypt head coach Hector Cuper is hopeful that Mohamed Salah will be ready for the start of the World Cup Egypt head coach Hector Cuper is increasingly hopeful that Mohamed Salah will be fit for the start of their World Cup campaign. The Liverpool forward dislocated his shoulder in the first half of the Champions […]

Mitch McConnell cancels Senate’s August recess

On Tuesday, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell did what many in his role have long threatened to do: He decided to keep senators and their staff in Washington by canceling the Senate’s August recess. Well, part of it, anyway. Citing “historic obstruction” by the Democrats, McConnell announced that the Senate — which was expected to […]