Today is the last day of the summer transfer window in most European football leagues. Liverpool player Lazar Markovic will spend the next year on loan at Sporting.
Mario Balotelli signed with Nice. Super Mario has arrived as a free agent, because Liverpool decided not to seek compensation for him and despite the fact that Balotelli was under contract until 2018.
Jack Wilshere, Arsenal player, will spend next season on loan at Bournemouth teams despite interest from couple Serie A team.
Islam Slimani is a new member of the Premier League champions, Leicester City. On the last day of the transfer window Slimani came from Sporting for 30 million euros.
David Luiz returned to Chelsea. The club from London has paid 40 million euros for the defender who has spent the last three seasons in Paris Saint-Germain.
Novak Djokovic advanced to the third round of the US Open, after Jiri Vesely withdrew before their match even started. Kyle Edmund will also play in the next round of the competition, as he was better than Ernesto Escobedo. Vasek Pospisil failed to qualify for the next round, after Kevin Anderson was took the win after three sets played. John Isner was secure against Stevae Darcis. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga beat James Duckworth, but only after four sets. Veteran, Marcos Baghdatis with 3-1 eliminated Benoit Paire.
US Open has not prepared a big surprise when the ladies are in question. Elina Svitolina was better than Lauren Davis after three sets. Roberta Vinci had no problems in the match against Christina McHale. Belinda Bencic defeated Andrea Petkovic in two sets. Lesia Tsurenko eliminated Wang Yafan, while Dominika Cibulkova was better than Evgeniya Rodina. Petra Kvitova did not allow surprise in the match against Cagla Buyukakcay. Carina Witthoeft was better than Yulia Putintseva, while Caroline Wozniacki with 6-4, 6-4 eliminated Svetlana Kuznetsova. Johanna Konta celebrated against Tsvetan Pironkov. Monica Niculescu was very convincing against Ana Bogdan 6-0, 6-1.
Qualifications for the EuroBasket 2017 stated today. Georgia was very convincing against Albania, 86-47. Russia demolished Bosnia and Herzegovina, as the final result of this match was 83-54. Belgium was safe against Cyprus, 65-46. Estonia in front of their fans defeated Belarus, 81-62. Hungary was convincing against Great Britain, 96-77, while Ukraine won the match against Bulgaria, 79-69. Germany was more than convincing against Denmark, 101-74. Austria as a guest defeated Netherlands with 75-72. Poland did not allow a surprise against Portugal, 83-57. Slovenia was too good for Kosovo, as it celebrated with 113-68. Macedonia defeated Luxembourg, 89-75. Montenegro was more than convincing in the match against Slovakia, 97-65.
Minnesota Vikings quarterback, Teddy Bridgewater will miss the entire season due to a knee injury.