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  1. Man City beat Borussia Dortmund 6-5 on penalties after 1-1 draw
  2. Women's Open golf updates & US PGA Championship latest
  3. Reaction to Fabregas red for Chelsea in 1-0 win over Liverpool
  4. Man City in talks with Everton over signing John Stones
  5. Aberdeen & West Ham in Europa League qualifying tonight
  6. GET INVOLVED: #bbcsportsday

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By Matthew Henry, Michael Emons and Mike Minay

All times stated are UK

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Thanks and goodbye

Time to close Sportsday down for the day.

Our live text commentary on the first day of the US PGA Championship is about to go live and you can follow all the latest from Baltusrol here.

Sportsday will be back at 08:00 BST on Friday morning so we will see you then.

Arsenal yet to bid for Mustafi


Arsenal target Shkodran Mustafi is available for half of his 50m euros release clause, according to the Daily Mirror.

However Arsenal are yet to bid for the Valencia defender having inquired about his availability earlier in the week.

Shkodran Mustafi
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Vettel endorses 'halo'

Formula 1

The introduction of the controversial halo head protection system could move a step closer today with a critical meeting planned.

Four-time World Champion Sebastian Vettel has been giving his view.

You can also get our chief F1 writer Andrew Benson's take here.

Vettel dismisses claims the drivers don't want halo: "We had a vote among the drivers and 95% voted for it." Adds: "Nothing justifies death"

Home sweet home

Rio 2016

Eight days to go until Rio 2016 gets under way and some of Team GB are already settling into the Olympic village.

Settling into the village & embracing the Olympic spirit! #athlete #Rio2016 #olympics #teamgb
Settling into the village & embracing the Olympic spirit! #athlete #Rio2016 #olympics #teamgb

Settling into the village & embracing the Olympic spirit! #athlete #Rio2016 #olympics #teamgb

'Great to play'

Manchester City 1-1 Borussia Dortmund (6-5 on pens)

After lots of good training together in China, it was great to play in front of our fans here 🇨🇳 🙌🏾
After lots of good training together in China, it was great to play in front of our fans here 🇨🇳 🙌🏾
After lots of good training together in China, it was great to play in front of our fans here 🇨🇳 🙌🏾

After lots of good training together in China, it was great to play in front of our fans here 🇨🇳 🙌🏾

Man City to play extra pre-season friendly


Simon Stone

BBC Sport in Shenzen

Manchester City are in the process of arranging a closed doors friendly with Scottish Premiership team St Johnstone.

The game is yet to be confirmed but is proposed to take place on Wednesday, 3 August at the City Football Academy.

City lost 25% of their competitive pre-season matches on Monday, when their encounter with Manchester United in Beijing was cancelled due to pitch problems.

Coach Pep Guardiola was keen to fill the gap and asked St Johnstone to provide the opposition.

City lost to Bayern Munich last week, in addition to today's penalty shoot out win over Borussia Dortmund in Shenzhen. Their only other game is against Arsenal in Gothenburg on 7 August.

Oxford loan West Brom's Roberts


West Brom youngster Tyler Roberts has joined Oxford United on loan until January.

The forward made his Premier League debut against Liverpool on the final day of last season.

Albion forward @official_tyro has joined @OUFCOfficial on loan until January. Details #WBA

Albion forward @official_tyro has joined @OUFCOfficial on loan until January. Details #WBA

Get Involved #bbcsportsday

What phrases or gestures would you ban from sport?

James Willson: I'd ban phrases like "that would have been a great goal if it had gone in". Goals aren't awarded for being great!

Len Betts: I'd ban "saved by the woodwork" as goalpost do not save, you just missed and they have not been wood for years.

Tom Heath: I'd ban the phrase Stone Waller for a penalty. What's a stone wall or a person that builds one got to do with an obvious decision.

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Mixed fortunes for big-name trio

Golf: US PGA Championship update

Phil Mickelson, Rory McIlroy and Jason Day, three of the biggest names in golf, are all in the same three-ball but have had mixed fortunes so far on day one of the US PGA Championship in New Jersey.

They began at the 10th and Mickelson started off with a bogey and the 2005 champion then dropped further shots on the 16th and 18th to reach the turn three over.

McIlroy is on the same score after three bogeys in four holes from the 13th to 16th, but Day has had a better time, and is currently on one under after nine.

Click here for the full leaderboard.

Phil Mickelson
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King to extend contract at Leicester

Latest gossip

Andy King
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Andy King is poised to sign a new contract at Leicester CIty, according to the Daily Mail.

King is the Premier League champions' longest-serving current player and will extend his deal to keep him at the club until 2020.

Watch Hull sink a long putt

Golf: Women's British Open

Charley Hull made this lovely putt on the 14th hole to save par. 

She remains on one under par after 15 holes.

View the full leaderboard here.

Women's Open: Charley Hull saves par with long putt

Russia name flag bearer

Russia Rio 2016

Men's volleyball captain Sergei Tetyukhin will carry the Russian flag during the opening ceremony of the Rio Games, twice Olympic pole vault champion Elena Isinbayeva has said.

Isinbayeva is will not be in Rio after the IAAF banned all Russian track and field athletes.

Tetyukhin will be, however, with the 40-year-old competing in his sixth Olympics, looking to add to his four medals.

You can keep up to date with which Russian athletes will be at the games with our guide

Sergei Tetyukhin
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Liverpool interested in Lyon's Gaspar

Latest gossip

Jordy Gaspar

Liverpool are tracking Lyon's teenage full-back Jordy Gaspar, says French newspaper L'Equipe.

Brad Smith's departure to Bournemouth leaves Jurgen Klopp with Alberto Moreno as his only left-back option with Gaspar, 19, a possible replacement.

The youngster is yet to make an appearance for the Lyon first team.

Fowler up to second after bad start

Golf: US PGA Championship update

Rickie Fowler started badly with a bogey on his first hole of the day - the 10th - but the American has recovered in style to move up to joint second on day one of the US PGA  Championship.

He has never won a major, but he is now on three under following birdies at the 11th, 13th, 14th and 18th.

American Jimmy Walker is now the leader on five under through 11. England's Ross Fisher is on two under, with countrymen Paul Casey, Lee Westwood and Chris Wood on one under - the same score as world number one Jason Day.

Click here for the full leaderboard.

Rickie Fowler
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Leaderboard update

South Korean Mirim Lee has charged up the leaderboard to overtake Ariya Jutanugarn on eight under par, after five consecutive birdies. 

China’s Shanshan Feng (-6) has edged ahead of Stacey Lewis (-5). Both have now completed their first round.

View the full leaderboard here.

Charley Hull drops a shot

Golf: Women's British Open

A bogey at the eighth hole took Charley Hull to one under par, where she currently remains after completing the first half of her round.

Hull spoke of the added pressure of playing on her home course at Woburn in the build-up to the event, could that be affecting her? 

You can view the full leaderboard here.

Charley Hull

Burnley's Ginnelly joins Walsall on loan

Josh Ginnelly
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Burnley winger Josh Ginnelly has today joined Walsall on loan.

Ginnelly scored his first senior goal for the Clarets on Tuesday during pre-season and joins the League One club until January.

More from Guardiola

Guardiola news conference

Samir Nasri
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Here's some interesting quotes from Pep on midfielder Samir Nasri: 

"He arrived a little bit overweight. He is much better now. He fights a lot in these weeks. 

"There is still a little bit of weight. Last season he was injured in the season. We want to avoid that. We want the players on the pitch to be fit. 

"We want their weight to be in the right place where they can run 90 minutes like Fernandinho and Kolorov and the others. Hopefully in the next two weeks he will be OK."

We're going to try for Stones - Pep


We told you yesterday that Manchester City are interested in signing Everton defender John Stones.

A deal is yet to be agreed but it is understood the club's are not far apart in their valuations.

Here's City manager Pep Guardiola's take on the defender...

PEP: (on Stones) "It's the same answer for Sane - he's a player for Everton. Everyone knows we're going to try but we will see." #mcfc

However, to add further complications, Everton have confirmed Stones is part of their squad that has travelled to Germany for their pre-season tour.

.@RomeluLukaku9 and Gareth Barry in line for first match action of pre-season in Dresden. Full travelling squad...

.@RomeluLukaku9 and Gareth Barry in line for first match action of pre-season in Dresden. Full travelling squad...

Breakfast on Poulter

Golf: Women's British Open

Ian Poulter did his bit for the greenkeepers this morning by cooking them breakfast. The world number 94 claimed it smelt "tremendous" even if he does say himself. Great work Ian.

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Get Involved #bbcsportsday

What phrases or gestures would you ban from sport?

Noely: I'd ban "Early Doors", as far as I can tell it just means early, we really don't need the redundant "Doors"!

dbh: Ban the phrase 'can't write this'. If Tolkien wrote Lord of the Rings, fairly sure a 90th minute Stoke equaliser isn't a stretch too far.

Ivan you're terrible: I would ban players and coaches using "at the end of the day" in all their interviews.

Lord of the Rings
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Aberdeen 'not daunted' by Maribor

Aberdeen v Maribor (19:45 BST)

Derek McInnes
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Aberdeen are also in Europa League qualification action later against Maribor at Pittodrie. 

The Slovenians have an impressive record against Scottish sides having knocked Celtic, Rangers and Hibernian out of Europe in recent years.

"We're not daunted by it," Aberdeen manager Derek McInnes said. "We're confident in our ability to get the right result."

McIlroy struggles early on at Baltusrol

Golf: US PGA Championship update

A poor start for Rory McIlroy on the opening day of the US PGA Championship at Baltusrol.

The Northern Irishman, who won the event in 2012 and 2014, began his round at the 10th hole and soon dropped back to two over after bogeys on the 13th and 14th.

Paul Casey is the leading British player so far, on two under through seven, one shot behind the trio of Harris English (USA), Emiliano Grillo (Argentina) and Jimmy Walker (USA).

Click here for the full leaderboard.

Rory McIlroy

Horse Racing

Jamie Lillywhite

BBC Sport at Glorious Goodwood

Big Orange

The weather may have filled in here and the South Downs are barely visible as the drizzle drifts across on a stiff breeze, but Big Orange has illuminated proceedings with victory in the Goodwood Cup by one and a quarter lengths. 

The five-year-old 11-4 favourite, ridden by Jamie Spencer, is the first horse to claim the coveted two-mile race in successive years since Double Trigger, who won three times between 1995-1998.

Pallastor, a 9-1 chance ridden by Oisin Murphy, was second.

Leaderboard update

Golf: Women's British Open

Shanshan Feng of China has made a move towards the top of the leaderboard, joining Stacey Lewis on five under after making consecutive birdies on the 11th and 12th holes.

Both are two shots behind clubhouse leader Ariya Jutanugarn.

The full leaderboard is here.

Manchester City victorious in China

Manchester City 1-1 Dortmund (Manchester City win 6-5 on penalties)

Well, all the drama and excitement came from 80 minutes onwards.

Sergio Aguero gave City the lead before Dortmund equalised in added time through Christian Pulisic. 

The game was settled by the young GUNN, of Angus Gunn. He saved three penalties to see the German side off. Pep Guardiola gets his first (albeit unofficial win) as Manchester City manager. 

An Englishman getting the better of a German side at penalties, we never thought we'd see the day.

Manchester City celebrate

Manchester City win 6-5 on penalties (1-1 FT)

Eight penalties each

Manchester City sees Angelino bury it nicely into the bottom right corner. 

Mikel Merino for Dortmund doesn't get much of a direction on the ball, and Angus Gunn saves with his body behind the ball. City win.

Manchester City
Man City

Penalties: Manchester City 5-5 Dortmund (1-1 FT)

Seven penalties each

Raheem Sterling sees his effort SAVED. Advantage Dortmund. The Englishman went to the left, and Burki saved well. 

But then Dortmund do the same. Opposite side, but Angus Gunn saves to deny Jacob Larsen.

We go on.

Angus Gunn

Penalties: Manchester City 5-5 Dortmund (1-1 FT)

Six penalties each

Long run up from Nolito could have proved dangerous. It didn't. He goes to the right hand side and the goalkeeper goes the other way. 

Hober follows up with a comfortably-taken penalty. The ball cruises into the top left corner. Angus Gunn sent the wrong way. 

Penalties: Manchester City 4-4 Dortmund (1-1 FT)

Five penalties each

Sergio Aguero sends the ball fractionally past the out-stretched Burki. Deep into the bottom right and the pressure moves to Dortmund. 

Christian Pulisic the man who took us to penalties then steps up and despite the save by Angus Gunn scores. The ball deflects off the goalkeeper and into the roof of the net. 

Penalties: Manchester City 3-3 Dortmund (1-1 FT)

Four penalties each

David Silva was good throughout his second half appearance. He puts the ball to the left hand side with the goalkeeper diving the wrong way.

For Dortmund it's the same practice. Angus Gunn, after his earlier heroics, is guessing incorrectly now as Burnic scores. 

Penalties: Manchester City 2-2 Dortmund (1-1 FT)

Three penalties each

Just! Fernandinho goes almost down the middle, but with Burki wrong footed it goes in. 

Castro levels again as Angus Gunn sees the ball go just past him, diving to the left. Castro went central.

Manchester City penalty

Penalties: Manchester City 1-1 Dortmund

Two penalties each

Tosin Adarabioyo has had an excellent game, and despite a little slip, puts the ball into the bottom right hand side of the goal. 

Shinji Kagawa does the same and we are level.

Penalties: Manchester City 0-0 Dortmund (1-1 FT)

One penalty each

City drag their first penalty wide as Aleix Garcia shoots off target but soon after, Dortmund see theirs saved with an excellent from Angus Gunn to deny Felix Passlack. 

Man City 1-1 Dortmund

Simon Stone

BBC Sport in Shanghai

No-one has told Dortmund coach Thomas Tuchel it is a friendly.

Tuchel just went mad at the fourth official when his side were not awarded an injury times penalty.

City have still been denied a first win of the Pep Guardiola era though as Borussia have found a very, very late equaliser.

It now goes to penalties.

Steady Rory start, Casey tied for lead


Rory McIlroy
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Rory McIlroy is underway at the US PGA in Baltusrol, New Jersey.

The Northern Irishman has made a steady start, three holes three pars.

Paul Casey is the best placed Briton in the early stages and is currently one of five players tied for the lead at two under.


Manchester City 1-1 Dortmund

Christian Pulisic has managed to squeeze the ball underneath Angus Gunn and Dortmund are level.

Dortmund earned themselves a late corner which they took quickly and short to catch out the Manchester City players. A quick pass to the feet of the American international, Pulisic, saw him effectively pass the ball into the net. 

Penalties it is then.

Zlatan ready to go


A certain Swedish striker is training with his new Manchester United team-mates for the first time today.

.@Ibra_official is ready to go! #ZlatanTime

.@Ibra_official is ready to go! #ZlatanTime

Dortmund denied

Manchester City 1-0 Dortmund - 90+4 mins

Dortmund denied a late penalty as the former Manchester United man, Shinji Kagawa is questionably brought down by Manchester City's Jason Denayer. 

The referee, Fu Ming, waves away the protests. 

Thomas Tuchel

Five minutes added on

Manchester City 1-0 Dortmund

Gives a little extra for the fans. Borussia Dortmund chasing hard to find this equaliser.

If they do, then the match will go the penalties...