Dani Alves: Manchester City target joins Paris St-Germain

Manchester City have missed out on one of their summer transfer targets after Brazil full-back Dani Alves joined Paris St-Germain on a free transfer. Alves, who has signed a two-year deal, has opted against joining up with his former Barcelona coach Pep Guardiola. City were prepared to give the 34-year-old a two-year contract, but would…

Sauber: Former Renault boss Vasseur joins as team principal

Former Renault team principal Frederic Vasseur has joined Sauber in the same position. The Swiss team have been without a team principal since their former boss Monisha Kaltenborn left last month. Vasseur, a respected manager who also runs the ART team in junior categories, was widely tipped as her successor. Vasseur left Renault after one…

Real's Rodriguez joins Bayern on two-year loan

Bayern Munich have signed Real Madrid forward James Rodriguez on a two-year loan deal with the option to buy. The 25-year-old, who signed a six-year contract at Real when he joined from Monaco for £71m in July 2014, made just 22 appearances in La Liga last season. He had been linked with a summer move…

GB's Konta joins Watson in round three after epic final set

Media playback is not supported on this device Wimbledon 2017 on the BBC Venue: All England Club Dates: 3-16 July Starts: 11:30 BST Live: Coverage across BBC TV, BBC Radio and BBC Sport website with further coverage on Red Button, Connected TVs and app. Click for full times. Johanna Konta and Heather Watson won their…

Thomas joins Froome in Team Sky's Tour line-up

Geraint Thomas has recovered from the injuries he sustained at the Giro d’Italia to be named in Team Sky’s squad for next month’s Tour de France. The Welshman, 31, led Team Sky in the Giro in May, but his hopes were ended when a police motorbike caused a crash on the Blockhaus climb on stage…

Ryder Cup player Rafa Cabrera Bello joins field for Irish Open at Portstewart

Spaniard Rafa Cabrera Bello has become the latest player to confirm his participation in next month’s Irish Open at Portstewart. The world number 28, who was part of the European 2016 Ryder Cup team, has finished in the top 10 in four of his past five appearances at the event. The 33-year-old was joint runner-up…