Man City, Juve lead Barca in race for Wolves winger

first_img Loading… Barcelona are interested in a move for their former winger Adama Traore but are behind Manchester City and Juventus for the Wolves winger. The Catalan giants carry an interest in signing their former B team winger, according to a report in ESPN, but the outgoing English champions and the Serie A leaders lead the way for the Spaniard. The 24-year-old has starred for the Midlands club this campaign – starting 24 of their Premier League matches and catching the eye due to his great speed and dribbling ability. Barcelona transfer news this summer has focused on the club’s pursuit of Inter striker Lautaro Martinez, while Miralem Pjanic has already been signed from Juventus with Arthur Melo going the other way. Read Also: Mbappe, Havertz, Camavinga all waiting on Real Madrid before contract talks The Spain-born player has yet to be competitively capped at international level although he has been called up recently to La Roja’s senior squad, where he had to withdraw through injury, having previously said he wanted to declare for Mali. Traore made one substitute appearance in La Liga for Barcelona in the 2013/14 campaign, while he has also represented Aston Villa and Middlesbrough in England. FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 center_img Traore has netted four goals and registered nine assists for Nuno Espirito Santo’s side in the league this campaign but if they miss out on a Champions League spot then the club may cash-in on the winger. Promoted ContentBirds Enjoy Living In A Gallery Space Created For Them10 Risky Jobs Some Women DoYou’ve Only Seen Such Colorful Hairdos In A Handful Of Anime9 Facts You Should Know Before Getting A Tattoo10 Of The Best Places Around The World To Go StargazingA Soviet Shot Put Thrower’s Record Hasn’t Been Beaten To This Day6 Ridiculous Health Myths That Are Actually True7 Reasons Why You Might Want To Become A VegetarianEver Thought Of Sleeping Next To Celebs? This Guy Will Show You6 Most Unforgettable Bridges In The World6 Incredibly Strange Facts About HurricanesTop 10 Most Romantic Nations In The Worldlast_img read more

Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by 67 runs in second ODI in Karachi

first_imgPAKISTAN beat Sri Lanka by 67 runs in the second day-night international on Monday as Karachi staged its first ODI for 10 years.Pakistan hit 305-7 in their 50 overs with Babar Azam notching a brilliant 105-ball 115 and Fakhar Zaman scoring 54.Sri Lanka were bundled out for 238 in 46.5 overs with Usman Shinwari taking 5-51, giving Pakistan a 1-0 lead in the three-match series.The Green Shirts had won the toss and opted to bat first against the visitors.After starting strong, Pakistan lost their first wicket in the 15th over, when Imam-ul-Haq (31 off 41) was trapped leg before wicket by Wanindu Hasaranga.Fakhar Zaman (54 from 65) was next to go, getting caught by Isuru Udana off Hasaranga in the 21st over.Haris Sohail (40 off 48) became the casualty of a run out off Nuwan Pradeep’s bowling in the 40th over.Skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed was run out after scoring eight runs and Babar Azam, who smashed a 105-ball 115, was caught off Lahiru Kumara in the 46th over.Imad Wasim was caught out after contributing 12 runs and Wahab Riaz (2) was run out at the non-striker’s end on the last ball of the innings. Pakistan thus finished their batting with 305-7 at the end of the 50 overs.The long-awaited first ODI between the two sides was called off due to heavy rain in the metropolis on Friday. The second ODI, which was originally scheduled for Sunday, was rescheduled for today and the third match will be played on Wednesday.Monday’s match was the first ODI played in Karachi after a yawning gap of exactly 3,901 days, equivalent to 10 years, eight months and six days.The two teams will also play three Twenty20 internationals in Lahore next month.(AFP)last_img read more