Toe Poke Daily: David Beckham among star guests at Sergio Ramos wedding -- but where was Cristiano Ronaldo?
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Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos's wedding to long-time partner Pilar Rubio on Saturday had a guest list that was a veritable Who's Who of Spanish football.
Guests at the Cathedral of Seville included Ballon d'Or holder Luka Modric and other Madrid teammates past and present such as David Beckham, Roberto Carlos, Marco Asensio, Mateo Kovacic, Alvaro Morata and Keylor Navas. Also in attendance were several of Ramos' Spain international colleagues like Barcelona stars Sergio Busquets and Jordi Alba, AC Milan's Pepe Reina and Villarreal's Santi Cazorla.
However, one former Bernabeu star conspicuous by his absence was Cristiano Ronaldo, who left the club for Juventus last summer.
Mbappe throws first pitch, enters batting cage on visit to Dodgers
Kylian Mbappe is continuing his California sporting odyssey, and we're all here for it.
After the Paris Saint-Germain striker watched the Toronto Raptors' historic NBA Championship-clinching win in Oakland on Friday, he spent some time chilling with LA Lakers superstar LeBron James, and even gifted the big man a bottle of French wine as old as him.
New Prem match ball draws mixed reviews
When the Premier League kicks off in August, fans around the world will notice a shiny new ball sitting in the centre circle for kick off. Nike debuted the new Merlin ball that will be used in all of the top-flight fixtures next season and the reviews were, well, a bit all over the map.
Thoughts on the 2019-20 Premier League official match ball? 🤔 pic.twitter.com/jQhL9MQ4Y7— ESPN UK (@ESPNUK) June 16, 2019
Say what you will, but there's one thing you can't take away from this offering from Nike: It is, indeed, new!