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Almer out indefinitely
Austria goalkeeper Robert Almer needs surgery on his injured right knee for a third time, ruling him out of the World Cup qualifiers against Wales and Georgia in September. The 33-year-old Austria Vienna keeper had two knee operations after a Europa League game against Roma in October last year. Almer played 32 times for Austria and set a national record two years ago when he didn't concede a goal for 603 minutes in qualifying for Euro 2016.
Botaka joins Sint Truiden
Former Leeds United winger Jordan Botaka has returned to Belgium to continue his career after agreeing a three-year contract with Sint Truiden. Botaka finalised a move to to the club controlled by Charlton Athletic owner Roland Duchatelet after being released by Leeds in May. Botaka began his career with Club Brugge in Belgium before moving to Excelsior in Holland. Leeds moved to sign him in the final hours of the summer transfer window in 2015.
Everton sign striker Henry Onyekuru
Everton have agreed a £7m deal to sign Nigeria international Henry Onyekuru from Belgian side Eupen. The 20-year-old finished the season as joint-top scorer in the Belgian Super League with 22 goals in 38 matches. It is understood the Toffees plan to loan the striker to Anderlecht to assist his development before bringing him to the Premier League full-time.
Onyekuru will be Everton's third signing of the summer, following Sunderland goalkeeper Jordan Pickford and Ajax midfielder Davy Klaasen. It will take the club's spending past the £60m barrier this month with more to follow with a deal pending for Malaga forward Sandro Ramirez.
Vukovic completes Genk move
Socceroos goalkeeper Danny Vukovic has signed a two-year deal with Genk with the option of a further two seasons. The 32-year-old Vukovic will replace Mat Ryan at Genk, after his compatriot spent the final six months of the 2016-17 season in Belgium on loan from Valencia before signing with Brighton & Hove Albion.
The move is significant for Vukovic who has never played in Europe, despite a brief spell with Turkish club Konyaspor in 2010. Vukovic, who was last season's A-League Goalkeeper of the Year, also spent time in Japan with Vegalta Sendai in 2014.
Sirigu leaves PSG for Torino
Italy goalkeeper Salvatore Sirigu has been released by Paris Saint-Germain and will join Serie A club Torino. PSG says it has reached a deal with Sirigu to terminate his contract, which ran until June 2018. PSG says the 30-year-old Italy international signed a deal with Torino on Tuesday. Sirigu, who joined the Parisian club in 2011, won four French league titles, three League Cups and two French Cups with PSG. He played on loan at Sevilla and Osasuna this season after being pushed back down the pecking order at PSG by Kevin Trapp.
Werder to sign goalkeeper Pavlenka
Werder Bremen have agreed a deal to sign Slavia Prague goalkeeper Jiri Pavlenka. The 25-year-old is expected to undergo a medical in Bremen and sign a contract later in the week. The Czech Republic international Pavlenka helped Slavia win the Czech First League title during his first campaign as No. 1.
Aberdeen complete Greg Stewart signing
Aberdeen have announced they have completed the signing of Greg Stewart on a season-long loan from Birmingham City. The 27-year-old arrived in the Granite City this morning to seal the move, with Stewart becoming Derek McInnes' third summer signing. Boss McInnes also confirmed there will be more signings arriving before Europa League signing deadline of Friday, July 7.
Llorente joins Real Sociedad
Defender Diego Llorente has left Real Madrid to sign a five-year contract with Real Sociedad. The 23-year-old Los Blancos youth product had been on loan at Rayo Vallecano and Malaga the past two seasons, after making just two substitute appearances with Real Madrid since 2012. Llorente has been capped once for his Spain in his career, that coming in a May 2016 friendly victory over Bosnia-Herzgovina.
Lyon sign Bertrand Traore
Lyon have confirmed the signing of Bertrand Traore from Chelsea on a five-year contract. The French club announced the signing on Twitter: "It is official: Bertrand Traore is Lyonnais! A transfer for €10m and a five-year contract." The 21-year-old striker spent last season on loan at Ajax, scoring nine goals in 24 Eredivisie appearances as the club finished runners-up to Feyenoord.
Germain completes Marseille switch
Marseille have completed the signing of Monaco forward Valere Germain on a four-year contract for an undisclosed fee. The 27-year-old passed a medical to become Marseille's first summer signing. He has spent the majority of his career with Monaco, but had a brief spell on loan at Nice in 2015/2016. Germain scored 49 goals in 200 league appearances for Monaco.
Yankees place Castro on 10-day DL
The New York Yankees placed Starlin Castro on the 10-day disabled list on Tuesday with a strained right hamstring. The move comes a day after Castro hurt his leg while trying to beat a ground ball that ended the third inning of a 6-5 win against the Chicago White Sox. The second baseman is batting .313 with 12 home runs and 45 RBI in 73 games.
Dodgers put McCarthy on DL
The Los Angeles Dodgers placed right-hander Brandon McCarthy on the 10-day disabled list Monday due to right knee tendinitis. The move occurred a day after McCarthy lasted three innings and threw three wild pitches in the second inning of the Dodgers' 12-6 win over the Colorado Rockies. McCarthy is 6-3 with a 3.25 ERA in 13 starts this season after being limited to nine starts last season.
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Ricciardo wins in Baku
Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo claimed victory in an action-packed Azerbaijan Grand Prix that saw title rivals Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel come together behind a safety car on Sunday. The race was temporarily stopped after 22 laps because of debris littered across the Baku city circuit. Valtteri Bottas snatched second place from Williams' Lance Stroll in the final straight, as Vettel finished fourth ahead of Hamilton to extend his championship lead to 14 points.
Hamilton beats Bottas to Azerbaijan pole
Lewis Hamilton delivered another stunning qualifying performance to claim pole position for the Azerbaijan Grand Prix, ahead of team-mate Valtteri Bottas. Kimi Raikkonen beat Sebastian Vettel to third, while Verstappen overcame further engine vibrations early in the session to secure fifth on the grid.
Alonso and Vandoorne will be given respective 40- and 35-place grid penalties, for taking on several new power unit elements, with Vandoorne also running a fresh gearbox. Jolyon Palmer was unable to take part in qualifying, after his car caught fire in FP3 and sustained significant damage, leaving him at the back of the grid. However, unless he and Renault opt to make changes and start from the pit lane, the Briton is set to start ahead of the heavily-penalised McLaren drivers.