Kylian Mbappe to Real Madrid from PSG

The next Galactico may achieve his status soon, as PSG confirmed that Kylian Mbappe wants to leave Les Parisiens.

[ MORE: Ronaldo asks for transfer ]

But it now looks like it will be in January, at the earliest, as Mbappe is out of contract next summer and Real Madrid could agree to sign him for free in January.

UPDATE: The latest report from our partners in the UK at Sky Sports states that Real Madrid set a deadline for PSG to respond to their $212 million bid, but that deadline has come and gone.

Per the report, Real

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Jake Paul: The unlikeliest of heroes in combat sports

He stands on stage — shirtless — with about $1 million in jewelry draped around his neck and wrists. On Sunday, he’ll have his fourth boxing match, against former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley. It will easily be the most-viewed boxing match ever for a fighter with four bouts. 

He’ll eventually start talking about the matchup at the final prefight press conference, but first, he has a message. Because YouTube sensation-turned-boxer Jake Paul has become the unlikeliest of heroes in all of combat sports.

PAUL VS. WOODLEY: Date, time, PPV price, odds & location for 2021 boxing match

“Today is

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SEC establishes forfeit policies for college football games canceled due to COVID-19


The Power Five conferences have made it clear: If you can’t play due to COVID-19, you will take a loss. The SEC became the latest to announce its cancellation policy on Monday with a forfeit mandate similar to the rest of the Power Five. The policy will hand a forfeit to any team that is unable to play due to COVID-19 issues, while assigning a win in the conference standings to the team able to play. The SEC also will consider financial reimbursement to any team whose game was canceled through no fault of its own. 

If both teams

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Aaron Boone, Yankee coaches ditch jerseys

Unlike any other sport, coaches in Major League Baseball wear the same uniform as the players. Button up top, baseball pants and fitted hat. At least, lots of coaching staffs do, but not so much the Yankees’, who have put their own spin on dugout fashion. Rather than wearing the team’s iconic jersey for the whole world to see, most of the Yankees’ coaches opt for a pullover or hoodie instead.

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49ers’ Trey Lance expected to miss one week after chipping a bone in his finger during preseason game


San Francisco 49ers rookie quarterback Trey Lance has suffered a minor injury that will force him to miss some time. On Monday, head coach Kyle Shanahan told reporters that the No. 3 overall pick in the 2021 NFL Draft suffered a small chip in the bone of one of his fingers, and will rest for about seven days before he can practice again, according to Cam Inman of The Mercury News. Shanahan would reveal which finger or on which hand the injury occurred.

“It’s a microchip of a bone that’s off. It’s a chip fracture, which is worse than

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Hall of Fame coach says NFL should not promote sports gambling

The NFL announced partnerships with FOX Bet, BetMGM, PointsBet and WynnBet on Monday — and one Hall of Fame head coach isn’t thrilled with the league supporting sports gambling.


Tony Dungy, a Super Bowl champion with the Indianapolis Colts, responded to ESPN Insider Adam Schefter’s tweet about the NFL agreeing to deals with sports betting companies to become Approved Sportsbook Operators for the 2021 season.

“I really don’t like seeing this, Adam. When I came into the league the NFL had a stance against gambling,” Dungy wrote. “Now it seems like we’ve

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Is Bishop Sycamore a legit high school football program? IMG Academy’s ESPN opponent explained

Early in the football season, ESPN has been known to showcase some of the top high school football teams in the nation as a way of giving younger players the spotlight before the college football and NFL seasons are fully underway.

IMG Academy, a prep boarding school in Florida, is consistently one of the top programs in the nation and is always loaded with future Division I and NFL talents. Their opponent on Sunday in the Hall of Fame Classic at Canton’s Hall of Fame Stadium in Ohio also was said to be loaded up with Division I players, thus

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Denis Law: Man Utd and Scotland legend diagnosed with dementia

Denis Law won the Ballon d’Or in 1964

Scotland and Manchester United legend Denis Law has been diagnosed with dementia.

Law, 81, who says he has Alzheimer’s and vascular dementia, is the latest former player to reveal he is suffering from the degenerative brain disease.

His former United team-mate Sir Bobby Charlton was diagnosed with the condition last year.

“This will not be an easy journey especially for the people who love you the most,” Law said.

“I know the road ahead will be hard, demanding, painful and ever changing and so ask for understanding and patience.

“I recognise how

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Birmingham City news: Sky Sports pundit delivers prediction for Blues’ clash with Bournemouth

Birmingham City will be looking to build upon their promising start to the season when they host AFC Bournemouth at St Andrew’s this evening.

The Blues managed to produce a spirited display against Sheffield United to seal a 1-0 victory on the opening weekend of the season before claiming a point in their meeting with Stoke City last Saturday.

Now set to face a Bournemouth side who managed to reach the play-offs during the previous campaign, Birmingham know that they will need to be at their very best to secure a positive result against Scott Parker’s side.

Whilst the likes

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Gary Cahill: Bournemouth sign former England centre-back on one-year deal

Gary Cahill has made nearly 400 Premier League appearances with Aston Villa, Bolton, Chelsea and Crystal Palace

Bournemouth have completed the signing of former England centre-back Gary Cahill on a one-year deal.

Cahill, 35, joins the Cherries on a free transfer after coming to the end of his contract with Crystal Palace at the end of last season.

He could make his debut for his new club at home against Blackpool in the Championship on Saturday.

“I’ve made a decision where I feel this is the best place for me to be at this stage of my career,” Cahill said.

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