Monday Kickoff: Lukaku, Manchester United and more


Chelsea continues its pursuit of a former attacker, while one of Manchester United’s newest additions made a major impact for the team on Sunday.

Everton striker Romelu Lukaku remains keen on a return to Chelsea, with several reports suggesting the Blues are prepared to offer nearly $80 million plus Loic Remy to acquire the Belgian forward. (REPORT)

Zlatan Ibrahimovic netted a late winner for Manchester United, as the Red Devils hoisted the FA Community Shield on Sunday in a 2-1 win against Leicester City. (REPORT)

Hosts Brazil drew its second straight match on Sunday night, 0-0, against Iraq. The Selecao must need a win or tie in their Group A finale against Denmark, with the Brazilians currently level on points (2) with Iraq for second place. (REPORT)

Real Madrid forward Jese Rodriguez has completed a five-year deal with French champions Paris Saint-Germain. (REPORT)

Frank de Boer is said to be the next head coach at Inter Milan as Roberto Mancini has reportedly agreed to terminate his contract. (REPORT)

Real Madrid has named its 20-man roster ahead of Tuesday’s European Super Cup final, including Zinedine Zidane’s son, Luca, and James Rodriguez. (REPORT)

Celtic has signed Scott Sinclair from Aston Villa on a four-year deal. (REPORT)

Chievo Verona is reportedly in talks with Mario Balotelli’s agent, Mino Raiola, as the Italian striker continues to search for a new team. (REPORT)

West Ham United has signed French defender Arthur Masuaku from Olympiacos. (REPORT)


The U.S. Women’s National Team secured its second win of group play on Saturday against France behind Carli Lloyd’s lone finish in the 1-0 victory. (REPORT)

The Jacksonville Armada have parted ways with head coach and technical director Tony Meola. (REPORT)

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