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  • Crazy Transfers
    1/29 Crazy Transfers
  • Atletico Swoop In for Winger Yannick Ferreira Carrasco
    2/29 Atletico Madrid have completed the signing of Belgium winger Yannick Ferreira Carrasco on a five-year deal from Monaco. The transfer was for 20 million euros.
  • BMC Wins Team Time Trial on Stage 9 of Tour de France
    3/29 Finally, Britain's Chris Froome retained the overall leader's yellow jersey after a closely fought team time trial on stage nine of the Tour de France in Brittany. Froome's Team Sky were last out on the 28km route and finished in second, 0.62 seconds slower than BMC Racing.
  • BMC Wins Team Time Trial on Stage 9 of Tour de France
    4/29 Finally, Britain's Chris Froome retained the overall leader's yellow jersey after a closely fought team time trial on stage nine of the Tour de France in Brittany. Froome's Team Sky were last out on the 28km route and finished in second, 0.62 seconds slower than BMC Racing.
  • Serena Dashes Muguruza's Wimbledon Dream
    5/29 When Serena Williams won her ever first Grand Slam at the 1999 US Open, Garbiñe Muguruza was barely six years old. Some 16 years later, the American is still at the top of her game. Her latest tournament win was her sixth at Wimbledon, and her 21st Grand Slam title, after beating Muguruza 6-4, 6-4 in an hour and 23 minutes.
  • Serena Dashes Muguruza's Wimbledon Dream
    6/29 When Serena Williams won her ever first Grand Slam at the 1999 US Open, Garbiñe Muguruza was barely six years old. Some 16 years later, the American is still at the top of her game. Her latest tournament win was her sixth at Wimbledon, and her 21st Grand Slam title, after beating Muguruza 6-4, 6-4 in an hour and 23 minutes.
  • Chuck Blazer Banned for Life by FIFA
    7/29 Former FIFA executive committee member Chuck Blazer has been banned from all football activities for life. A FIFA statement confirmed the ex-Concacaf general secretary, who turned whistleblower for the FBI and Internal Revenue Service in his native USA after admitting several charges of conspiring to accept bribes and kickbacks, will now be prohibited from activity in any form of the sport.
  • Chuck Blazer Banned for Life by FIFA
    8/29 Former FIFA executive committee member Chuck Blazer has been banned from all football activities for life. A FIFA statement confirmed the ex-Concacaf general secretary, who turned whistleblower for the FBI and Internal Revenue Service in his native USA after admitting several charges of conspiring to accept bribes and kickbacks, will now be prohibited from activity in any form of the sport.
  • United States Defeat Japan, Claim FIFA Women's World Cup
    9/29 Carli Lloyd led United States to their first Women's World Cup title in 16 years, scoring a hat-trick in a 5-2 thrashing of Japan. Lloyd joined England hero Geoff Hurst (1966) as the only players to net trebles in World Cup finals.
  • United States Defeat Japan, Claim FIFA Women's World Cup
    10/29 Carli Lloyd led United States to their first Women's World Cup title in 16 years, scoring a hat-trick in a 5-2 thrashing of Japan. Lloyd joined England hero Geoff Hurst (1966) as the only players to net trebles in World Cup finals.
  • Arda Turan Agrees to Join Barcelona
    11/29 Barcelona have completed a €41 million deal to bring Atletico Madrid star Arda Turan to Camp Nou. Barça have confirmed his arrival for an initial fee of €34m, with €7m to come by way of add-ons. Barca also retain the option of selling the player back to Atletico before July 20.
  • Arda Turan Agrees to Join Barcelona
    12/29 Barcelona have completed a €41 million deal to bring Atletico Madrid star Arda Turan to Camp Nou. Barça have confirmed his arrival for an initial fee of €34m, with €7m to come by way of add-ons. Barca also retain the option of selling the player back to Atletico before July 20.
  • Argentina Rise to Top in FIFA Rankings
    13/29 Argentina have overtaken Germany as the best ranked team in world football despite their Copa America final defeat to Chile earlier this month. Gerardo Martino's side leap two places to the top of FIFA's rankings after the tournament.
  • Atletico Swoop In for Winger Yannick Ferreira Carrasco
    14/29 Atletico Madrid have completed the signing of Belgium winger Yannick Ferreira Carrasco on a five-year deal from Monaco. The transfer was for 20 million euros.
  • Robin Van Persie Makes Fenerbahce Move
    15/29 Manchester United striker Robin van Persie has completed a move to Fenerbahce, according to the Turkish club's chairman Aziz Yildirim.
  • Robin Van Persie Makes Fenerbahce Move
    16/29 Manchester United striker Robin van Persie has completed a move to Fenerbahce, according to the Turkish club's chairman Aziz Yildirim.
  • Crazy Transfers
    17/29 Crazy Transfers
  • Crazy Transfers
    18/29 In an exciting week in sports world, Iker Casillas, Arda Turan, Andrea Pirlo and Bastian Schweinsteiger found new teams.
  • Marcelo Signs New Real Madrid Contract
    19/29 The Brazil international, who joined from Fluminense in 2007, has committed his future to los Blancos for the next five seasons. Real Madrid have announced that defender Marcelo has signed a new contract binding him to the Santiago Bernabeu until 2020.
  • Marcelo Signs New Real Madrid Contract
    20/29 The Brazil international, who joined from Fluminense in 2007, has committed his future to los Blancos for the next five seasons. Real Madrid have announced that defender Marcelo has signed a new contract binding him to the Santiago Bernabeu until 2020.
  • Novak Djokovic Retains Wimbledon Title
    21/29 Novak Djokovic inflicted more Centre Court misery on Roger Federer by retaining his Wimbledon title in another epic final. Seventeen-time grand-slam champion Federer lost a five-set thriller against the world number one last year and was again denied an eighth title at SW19 just 12 months on, as the brilliant Serb won 7-6 (7-1) 6-7 (10-12) 6-4 6-3.
  • Novak Djokovic Retains Wimbledon Title
    22/29 Novak Djokovic inflicted more Centre Court misery on Roger Federer by retaining his Wimbledon title in another epic final. Seventeen-time grand-slam champion Federer lost a five-set thriller against the world number one last year and was again denied an eighth title at SW19 just 12 months on, as the brilliant Serb won 7-6 (7-1) 6-7 (10-12) 6-4 6-3.
  • New York City FC Complete Andrea Pirlo Capture
    23/29 Juventus have confirmed that Italian midfielder has completed a move to New York City FC after his contract with the Serie A champions was terminated by mutual consent.
  • New York City FC Complete Andrea Pirlo Capture
    24/29 Juventus have confirmed that Italian midfielder has completed a move to New York City FC after his contract with the Serie A champions was terminated by mutual consent.
  • Iker Casillas Leaves Real Madrid for Porto
    25/29 Iker Casillas has ended a 25-year association with Real Madrid to join Primeira Liga giants Porto. The agreement will see Casillas sign a two-year contract at Porto - with an optional third triggered if he makes more than 30 competitive appearances - with a gross salary of €10 million.
  • Iker Casillas Leaves Real Madrid for Porto
    26/29 Iker Casillas has ended a 25-year association with Real Madrid to join Primeira Liga giants Porto. The agreement will see Casillas sign a two-year contract at Porto - with an optional third triggered if he makes more than 30 competitive appearances - with a gross salary of €10 million.
  • Manchester United Announces Bastian Schweinsteiger Deal
    27/29 A deal has been agreed for Bayern Munich's midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger to join Manchester United. The transfer was for 18 million euros.
  • Manchester United Announces Bastian Schweinsteiger Deal
    28/29 A deal has been agreed for Bayern Munich's midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger to join Manchester United. The transfer was for 18 million euros.
  • Argentina Rise to Top in FIFA Rankings
    29/29 Argentina have overtaken Germany as the best ranked team in world football despite their Copa America final defeat to Chile earlier this month. Gerardo Martino's side leap two places to the top of FIFA's rankings after the tournament.

Iker Casillas Leaves Real Madrid for Porto
Iker Casillas has ended a 25-year association with Real Madrid to join Primeira Liga giants Porto. The agreement will see Casillas sign a two-year contract at Porto - with an optional third triggered if he makes more than 30 competitive appearances - with a gross salary of €10 million.
Oficial: Casillas es fichado por el Porto
Iker Casillas ha dejado de ser jugador del Real Madrid, después del acuerdo al que han llegado con Porto. Iker Casillas firma con el Oporto por dos temporadas con opción a una tercera, poniendo fin de esta forma a casi 16 años siendo guardameta de la primera plantilla madridista.

New York City FC Complete Andrea Pirlo Capture
Juventus have confirmed that Italian midfielder has completed a move to New York City FC after his contract with the Serie A champions was terminated by mutual consent.
Adrea Pirlo jugará en el New York City FC
Juventus ha hecho oficial el traspaso de uno de los mejores mediocentros de la última década al New York City.

Arda Turan Agrees to Join Barcelona
Barcelona have completed a €41 million deal to bring Atletico Madrid star Arda Turan to Camp Nou. Barça have confirmed his arrival for an initial fee of €34m, with €7m to come by way of add-ons. Barca also retain the option of selling the player back to Atletico before July 20.
Arda Turan ficha por Barcelona
El Barcelona ha llegado a un acuerdo con el Atlético de Madrid para el traspaso de Arda Turan, por el cual pagará 34 millones de euros más siete en variables en un contrato por cinco temporadas. Ambos clubes han llegado a un acuerdo por el que el Barcelona podría revender al turco a los colchoneros antes del día 20 de julio.

Manchester United Announces Bastian Schweinsteiger Deal
A deal has been agreed for Bayern Munich's midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger to join Manchester United. The transfer was for 18 million euros.
Manchester United ficha a Bastian Schweinsteiger
Bayern Múnich ha llegado a un acuerdo para que el centrocampista Bastian Schweinsteiger se uniera al Manchester United. La transferencia fue por 18 millones de euros.

Marcelo Signs New Real Madrid Contract
The Brazil international, who joined from Fluminense in 2007, has committed his future to los Blancos for the next five seasons. Real Madrid have announced that defender Marcelo has signed a new contract binding him to the Santiago Bernabeu until 2020.
Marcelo renueva con el Real Madrid hasta el 2020
Real Madrid ha renovado a Marcelo hasta el año 2020. Así lo ha anunciado a través de los canales oficiales, en lo que supone una operación muy significativa para el proyecto deportivo futuro del club blanco.

Chuck Blazer Banned for Life by FIFA
Former FIFA executive committee member Chuck Blazer has been banned from all football activities for life. A FIFA statement confirmed the ex-Concacaf general secretary, who turned whistleblower for the FBI and Internal Revenue Service in his native USA after admitting several charges of conspiring to accept bribes and kickbacks, will now be prohibited from activity in any form of the sport.
La FIFA inhabilita de por vida a Chuck Blazer
La FIFA ha emitido un comunicado en el que ha hecho oficial la inhabilitación de por vida para cualquier actividad ligada al fútbol del exmiembro de dicho organismo Chuck Blazer. El exintegrante del comité ejecutivo queda así vetado para todo lo que tenga relación con este deporte.

Atletico Swoop In for Winger Yannick Ferreira Carrasco
Atletico Madrid have completed the signing of Belgium winger Yannick Ferreira Carrasco on a five-year deal from Monaco. The transfer was for 20 million euros.
Atlético de Madrid ficha a Yannick Ferreira Carrasco
El Atlético de Madrid ha cerrado el fichaje del extremo belga Yannick Ferreira Carrasco del Mónaco, en un contrato de cinco años. La transferencia fue por 20 millones de euros.

United States Defeat Japan, Claim FIFA Women's World Cup
Carli Lloyd led United States to their first Women's World Cup title in 16 years, scoring a hat-trick in a 5-2 thrashing of Japan. Lloyd joined England hero Geoff Hurst (1966) as the only players to net trebles in World Cup finals.
Estados Unidos vence a Japón y es campeón de fútbol femenino
Estados Unidos se hizo con el Mundial femenino tras vencer por un contundente 5-2 a Japón, en una nueva exhibición de Carli Lloyd, absoluta estrella del encuentro con un hat trick.

Robin Van Persie Makes Fenerbahce Move
Manchester United striker Robin van Persie has completed a move to Fenerbahce, according to the Turkish club's chairman Aziz Yildirim.
Fenerbahçe ficha a Robin van Persie
El Fenerbahçe ha comunicado la incorporación de su nueva estrella, Robin van Persie. Según el presidente del club, Aziz Yildirim, “el traspaso de Van Persie está hecho y una nueva estrella va a sumarse a la constelación del Fenerbahçe”.

Argentina Rise to Top in FIFA Rankings
Argentina have overtaken Germany as the best ranked team in world football despite their Copa America final defeat to Chile earlier this month. Gerardo Martino's side leap two places to the top of FIFA's rankings after the tournament.
Argentina lidera Ranking FIFA
Pese a perder la final de Copa América, la Selección argentina, subió dos lugares para llegar a la cima del ranking. Los argentinos volvieron a la punta del ranking tras siete años y bajaron a Alemania, seleccionado que había sido el líder desde su consagración en el Mundial de Brasil. Ahora, los teutones son escoltas, seguidos de Bélgica, Colombia, Holanda y Brasil.

Novak Djokovic Retains Wimbledon Title
Novak Djokovic inflicted more Centre Court misery on Roger Federer by retaining his Wimbledon title in another epic final. Seventeen-time grand-slam champion Federer lost a five-set thriller against the world number one last year and was again denied an eighth title at SW19 just 12 months on, as the brilliant Serb won 7-6 (7-1) 6-7 (10-12) 6-4 6-3.
Djokovic vence a Federer y gana Wimbledon 2015
El serbio Novak Djokovic derrotó al suizo Roger Federer en 4 sets y se quedó con el triunfo en la final de Wimbledon 2015. 'Nole' necesitó 2 horas y 55 minutos para revalidar el título que ganó el año pasado en el All England Tennis Club de Londres, precisamente ante Federer. El triunfo, que se dio con parciales de 7-6 (1), 6-7 (10), 6-4 y 6-3, le dio a Djokovic su noveno Grand Slam.

Serena Dashes Muguruza's Wimbledon Dream
When Serena Williams won her ever first Grand Slam at the 1999 US Open, Garbiñe Muguruza was barely six years old. Some 16 years later, the American is still at the top of her game. Her latest tournament win was her sixth at Wimbledon, and her 21st Grand Slam title, after beating Muguruza 6-4, 6-4 in an hour and 23 minutes.
Serena Slam: Wimbledon vuelve a ser territorio Williams
Serena Williams conquistó por sexta vez Wimbledon y sumó su Grand Slam número 21 al vencer a la hispano-venezolana Garbiñe Muguruza por 6-4, 6-4. Si Williams se lleva el Abierto de Estados Unidos se convertirá en la primera en obtener los cuatro Grand Slams en un año desde que Steffi Graf lo lograra en 1988.

BMC Wins Team Time Trial on Stage 9 of Tour de France
Finally, Britain's Chris Froome retained the overall leader's yellow jersey after a closely fought team time trial on stage nine of the Tour de France in Brittany. Froome's Team Sky were last out on the 28km route and finished in second, 0.62 seconds slower than BMC Racing.
BMC gana la Crono por equipos en el Tour de Francia
Finalmente, el BMC se llevó la crono por equipos de la novena jornada del Tour de Francia, de 28 kilómetros, que transcurría entre Vannes y Plumelec. El Sky de Chris Froome quedó segundo a sólo un segundo del ganador, pero su líder amplía su diferencia en la general con respecto a Quintana, Contador, Nibali y Purito.