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Hearts of Oak suffered their fifth defeat of the season after losing 2-0 to Heart of Lions in Kpando on Sunday in their 11th week fixtures of the Glo Premier League.Kwame Bonsu scored first for Lions with a half volley in the 35th minute before Godwin Bonsu scored an own goal by directing a corner kick into Tetteh Luggard’s net on 64 minutes.Elsewhere, Defending champions Kumasi Asante Kotoko came back to beat Wa All Stars 3-1 at the Baba Yara Stadium.All Stars took the lead from the spot courtesy Seidu Salifu in the 43rd minute. Kwabena Adusei pulled one back in the second half and Nafiu Iddrisu and Ransford Osei, who scored his debut goal for the club, wrapped up their fourth win.In other results:Amidaus 1-0 New Edubiase United AshantiGold 1-1 Tema YouthLiberty Professionals 1-0 Ebusua DwarfsBerekum Arsenals 1-2 King FaisalAduana Stars 2-0 MedeamaSaturday: Real Tamale 2-3 Berekum Chelsea
Raptors star Kawhi Leonard finished the 2019 NBA Finals with averages of 28.5 points, 9.8 rebounds, 4.2 assists, 2.0 steals and 1.2 blocks, so it was no surprise he earned the Finals MVP trophy after leading Toronto to its first title in franchise history.What did come as a surprise? Leonard not receiving every Finals MVP vote. (Yes, you read that correctly.) To be clear, the Raptors needed VanVleet’s stellar play off the bench throughout this playoff run. He came up huge in the Eastern Conference finals against the Bucks, and he reached double-digit points in five of the six NBA Finals games against the Warriors.With that said, come on, Hubie. Sometimes the easy answer is the right one. Let’s explain this in your terms:”Now here’s a guy that can do it all. You see the scoring, the rebounding, the defense. There’s the drive, and then you have the jumper in the midrange. And how about that efficiency?! Just a terrific player. I mean, what else do you have to see from him?” MORE: Three reasons why the Raptors beat the WarriorsThe Athletic’s Sam Amick shared the results from the 11 voters, and legendary NBA analyst Hubie Brown decided to go with . . . Fred VanVleet.NBA Finals MVP voting results. Kawhi was a Hubie Brown vote away from being unanimous. pic.twitter.com/A0sGNchSBg— Sam Amick (@sam_amick) June 14, 2019VanVleet posted 14.0 points, 2.7 rebounds, 2.2 assists and 2.2 steals per game while shooting 45.5 percent from the field and 39.3 percent from 3-point range. He had a huge performance in the deciding Game 6 on Thursday night, scoring 22 points and drilling five of his 11 3-point attempts.
3 Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Ndidi bid, targets named, Ozil is ‘skiving little git’ 3 However, Tottenham remain keen on the Ivory Coast international, and are ready to offer as much as £45million for the forward. (Sun)Manchester United will attempt to hire Zinedine Zidane, the former Real Madrid manager, as their new head coach if Jose Mourinho leaves the club. (Sun) The biggest market value losers in 2019, including Bale and ex-Liverpool star LIVING THE DREAM three-way race Man United joined by three other clubs in race for Erling Haaland Tony Cascarino backs Everton to sign two strikers for Carlo Ancelotti REVEALED LATEST Sadio Mane is to be offered a new long-term contract by Liverpool as the Merseysiders look to reward the 26-year-old for his brilliant form. (Liverpool Echo)Luka Modric is a target of Internazionale’s, with the Milan club already making contact with Real Madrid over a move for the Croatia midfielder. (Sky Sports)Chelsea could miss out on signing Daniele Rugani, the Italy centre-back, with Juventus set to pull the plug on the deal. (Calciomercato)Crystal Palace are closing in on the signing of Max Meyer, the Germany midfielder, who is a free agent after leaving Schalke at the end of last season. (Guardian)Tottenham are close to signing Jack Grealish from Aston Villa, with a £20million bid prepared. (Times)Tammy Abraham, the Chelsea striker, is a loan target of Aston Villa’s, though the England youth international would prefer to stay in the Premier League. (Mail)Manchester United target Sime Vrsaljko is set to join Internazionale on loan from Atletico Madrid. (Sun)Real Madrid made an approach for Mohamed Salah, the Liverpool forward, after Cristiano Ronaldo was sold to Juventus. (Star)Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri has promised Michy Batshuayi a first-team role this season to end talk of a proposed move to Crystal Palace. (Sun)Besitkas have been told to pay £17million if they want to sign Nacer Chadli from West Brom this summer. (RMC Sport)And here are the latest talkSPORT.com headlinesEXCLUSIVE: Micky Quinn says Dejan Lovren is the only thing standing between Liverpool and world dominationEXCLUSIVE: Harry Redknapp expects Tottenham chief Daniel Levy to sign someone before transfer window closes Liverpool’s signings under Michael Edwards – will Minamino be the next big hit? Latest transfer news 3 targets targets Chelsea confident of beating Man United and Liverpool to Sancho signing John Terry visits Marseille pre-season training campBayer Leverkusen tell Chelsea Leon Bailey isn’t for saleSergej Malinkovic-Savic says he is staying at Lazio this summerBournemouth suffer blow in pursuit of Levante star Jefferson LermaManchester United miss out on Aturo Vidal as Bayern Munich accept Inter Milan bidEverton interested in World Cup star Denis Cheryshev Where every Premier League club needs to strengthen in January talkSPORT.com bring you all the latest football gossip and biggest transfer rumours from Wednesday’s newspapers and online…Manchester United have missed out on the signing of Jerome Boateng, the Germany defender, with the 29-year-old set to join Paris Saint-Germain. (Paris United)Chelsea have had a bid worth £30million plus Danny Drinkwater for Wilfried Zaha rejected by Crystal Palace. (Sun) TOP WORK moving on Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade Cavani ‘agrees’ to join new club and will complete free transfer next summer Kevin De Bruyne ‘loves Man City and wants to keep winning’, reveals father Chelsea are hoping to sign Bayern Munich and Poland forward Robert Lewandowski. The 29-year-old is also wanted by Real Madrid. (Star)Ronaldo Vieira, the Leeds United midfielder, will leave Elland Road to join Sampdoria of Italy’s Serie A. (Yorkshire Evening Post)Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet could leave Anfield this summer, with Barcelona keen on the 30-year-old Belgium international. (Sky Sports)Young winger Ben Woodburn has also been linked with a departure from Liverpool, with Sheffield United, the Championship side, set to sign him on a season-long loan. (Sun) Zidane left Real Madrid at the end of last season after guiding Los Blancos to three successive European Cups RANKED Tottenham hope to beat Chelsea to the signing of Wilfried Zaha Daniel Levy has been criticised for his lack of spending this summer IN DEMAND