Sports News Review start with the football, and Paul Pogba after four years returned to Manchester United and also broke the transfer record, because the United has paid to Juventus compensation of as much as 105 million euros and the club will pay and bonuses and additional costs. Pogba has in the past played for the youth teams of Manchester United, but Sir Alex Ferguson once estimated that he does not have enough quality for the senior team.
Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale, Toni Kroos and Pepe will miss the upcoming match of European Super Cup against Sevilla, according to the BBC. They get a longer break from coach Zidane for their participation at the European Championship. The match between conqueror of Champions League and Europa League winners is scheduled for tomorrow from 20:45 in Trondheim.
Roberto Mancini has left the position of Inter coach just two weeks before the start of the season. He has mutually terminated his contract with the club, which is leaving second time in the last six years, and will receive two million euros in damages. Italian media have speculated that Mancini on the bench of Inter inherit Dutch Frank de Boer.
PSG has engaged Jese Rodriguez, until recently forward of Real Madrid, and for this transfer are singled out 25 million euros. The young Spaniard is the fifth reinforcement of PSG this summer, and has signed five-year contract.
German champion Bayern announced that Uli Hoeness once again will run for president of the club.
During the previous night was completed the second round of the Olympic tournament in football, and the following results were achieved: Argentina beat Algeria with 2:1, Denmark was better than South Africa with 1:0, Sweden was defeated by Nigeria with 1:0, Brazil played goalless draw with the selection of Iraq, while Japan and Colombia drew with 2:2.
During the previous night and today has been completed the first round of the Olympic Basketball Tournament and played one second round match. Croatia has prepared a big surprise in group B and defeated Spain with 72:70, and the hero of the match was Dario Saric, who blocked the shot for overtime of Pau Gasol. In the second match within Group B Argentina routinely defeated Nigeria with 94:66. Within Group A, Australia and Serbia played a second round match, and Australia has triumphed convincingly with 95:80, although the score was tied for most of the encounter. Tonight will meet the United States and Venezuela, and after that on the court will find France and China.
At the Olympic Basketball Tournament in women’s competition, Serbia was defeated by Canada with the score of 71:67 after big reversal. Serbia at one point had an advantage of 18 points, but the Canadians have not surrendered. Canadians have taken advantage of the decline in game of Serbia and a better come upon the uncertain finish. In the other matches played today, France beat Belarus with 73:72, while the United States was better than Spain and convincingly triumphed with 103:63. Late this evening will meet Japan and Brazil.
Juan-Martin Del Potro shocked Novak Djokovic in the Olympic tournament in tennis and eliminated him on the start of the competition with 2:0 in sets. Placement in the next round have achieved and Cuevas, who was better than Basilashvili with 2:1; Daniel, who has mastered Edmund with 2:0; Bautista, who eliminated Lorenzi with 2:0; and Andrej Martin, to whom Philipp Kohlschreiber handed over the match. In the afternoon has been played a few matches of the next round, and the placement among the top eight have won Del Potro, who was better than Sousa with 2:1; Muller, who surprised Tsonga and triumphed with 2:0; Cilic, who beat Albot with 2:0 and Monfils, who in straight sets eliminated Dutra Da Silva.