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No more recruits for PSG, door ajar for Lavezzi PARIS: Paris St Germain will not sign any more players before the end of the transfer window while keeping the door ajar for Ezequiel Lavezzi to leave, club president Nasser al-Khelaifi said on Friday. "Layvin Kurzawa is our last recruit," Al-Khelaifi said one day after the French champions signed the France defender from Monaco. During the transfer window, PSG, who have been freed of the Financial Fair Play restrictions this season, have also signed Argentina winger Angel Di Maria and German keeper Kevin Trapp. Argentina forward Lavezzi, who has failed to live up to expectations since joining from Napoli in 2012, could be leaving. "He's got one year left on his contract. If clubs are interested, we'll discuss with them. It will also be up to him, because we don't want to block him after all he's done for the club," Al-Khelaifi said. PSG lead the Ligue 1 standings after ...

Real are not a defensive team, Benitez insists MADRID: Real Madrid's new coach Rafa Benitez has dismissed suggestions he has imposed a defensive playing style on the team after they were held to a goalless draw in their opening La Liga match at promoted Sporting Gijon last weekend. Benitez, who took over the Real hot seat from Carlo Ancelotti after the Italian was sacked at the end of last season, again blamed the draw at Gijon on a lack of shooting accuracy and ...

Shoaib for calling off series between arch rivals ISLAMABAD: Rawalpindi Express, Shoaib Akhtar suggesting to postpone a planned series between the arch rivals in UAE said due to a lot of unrest on the borders it was not a right time to play."Everybody knows to keep politics separate from sport but unfortunately there's a lot of unrest on the borders and it's not right to play such a Test between the two countries at this time," The Gulf News reported.However, he encouraged the ...

Shoaib Akhtar Condemns Indo-Pak Series ‘Rawalpindi Express’ Shoaib Akhtar has condemns Indo-Pak bilateral series until border tension stops. He feels this is not the right time for the series. According to Gulf News, Akhtar said, “Everybody knows to keep politics separate from sport. But unfortunately there’s a lot of unrest on the borders and it’s not right to play such a Test between the two countries at this time”. “I would encourage that, whenever the unrest settles and whenever India ...

Afridi’s Outlook on Tainted Trio Regarding the return of disgraced cricketers Salman Butt, Muhammad Asif and Muhammad Amir to competitive cricket, the Twenty20 captain Shahid Afridi advised the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) against making a hasty decision.According to local media reports Afridi said, “I would only ask the PCB to make any decision on these players very carefully after giving it much thought”. “No decision should be taken in haste since the future of Pakistan cricket and future generation of ...

Sri Lanka v India third Test scoreboard COLOMBO: Scoreboard at lunch on the opening day of the third and final Test between Sri Lanka and India at the Sinhalese Sports Club in Colombo on Friday:India 1st innings:L. Rahul b Prasad 2C. Pujara not out 19A. Rahane lbw b Pradeep 8V. Kohli not out 14Extras: (w1, nb1, pen5) 7 Total (for two wickets, 15 overs) 50Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Rahul), 2-14 (Rahane)Bowling: Prasad 4-0-16-1 (nb1), Pradeep 6-0-16-1 (w1), Mathews 4-2-7-0, Herath 1-0-6-0Toss: Sri ...

Rain halts play after Sri Lanka rattle India COLOMBO: Sri Lanka grabbed two early Indian wickets before rain cut short the morning session on the opening day of the final Test at the Sinhalese sports club in Colombo on Friday.The tourists, sent in to bat on a greenish pitch under overcast conditions, slipped to 14-2 in the fourth over before moving to 50 without further loss when heavy rain forced an early lunch.Cheteshwar Pujara was unbeaten on 19 and skipper Virat Kohli was ...


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