• Liverpool dream of Euro as title bid ends
Liverpool dream of Euro as title bid ends

Liverpool suffered a blip in late January and February, held to a series of draws, but they found their form again and relentlessly harried City, finishing with nine straight league wins. There is more to come from us. "It was the hardest and most satisfying Premier League title win ever", Kompany told the club website. Brighton have sacked ma...

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  • EPL: Tottenham draw 2-2 with Everton to finish fourth
EPL: Tottenham draw 2-2 with Everton to finish fourth

Their only two home league wins in 2019 were against Huddersfield and Fulham, the bottom two clubs in the division. The recovery was real but the preparation for the 2018/2019 season was a naive one. Tottenham might put themselves in an utterly embarrassing situation if they were to lose against Everton and give Arsenal a chance to leapfrog th...

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  • Man United bosses know major rebuild needed - Solskjaer
Man United bosses know major rebuild needed - Solskjaer

But since a last-minute victory against Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League last-16, United's season has returned to turmoil. It's not like a threat - but whoever's not ready on July 1 will probably stay and not travel with us on tour.

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  • Woods, Koepka, Molinari to tee off early in first round at PGA
Woods, Koepka, Molinari to tee off early in first round at PGA

Open at Pebble Beach, where Woods dominated the 2000 U.S. Open to win by 15 shots, won the 2000 AT&T Pro-Am and tied for fourth in the 2010 U.S. Open. But the six-time major victor turned CBS analyst can not help but believe this would be an even more unlikely triumph than his resurrection between those cathedral pines.

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  • Matters of politics, race accompany Red Sox to White House
Matters of politics, race accompany Red Sox to White House

Many fans cringed at the optics and the message, tweeting "shame on you all" and calling out the players who went for not staying back in solidarity with their teammates. The Red Sox players are hardly the first to stay home to protest the Trump administration. But some team members tied their decisions to Trump. "Unfortunately, we are still ...

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  • Federer survives match points to beat Monfils
Federer survives match points to beat Monfils

The Swiss lost the 2013 Madrid final to Nadal. "I was really lucky to save the match points". Thiem has won the last two matches he played against Djokovic , who got the day off because of Cilic's withdrawal. But this proved to be a false dawn as Thiem broke again in the next game and he served it out to clinch an epic victory. And he could me...

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  • 76ers down Raptors, force Game 7
76ers down Raptors, force Game 7

With Game 5 ahead in Toronto on Tuesday night, the Sixers are no longer saying how Embiid is feeling. Toronto leads 3-2. Game 6, 8 p.m. EDT, ESPN. Jimmy Butler scored 25 points in a 112-101 victory for the Sixers to force a seventh game, with the victor set to face the Milwaukee Bucks.

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  • Last minute goal costs Ajax Champions League final place
Last minute goal costs Ajax Champions League final place

Champions League clubs share £1.73bn across the tournament, while clubs that don't make it past the qualifying stage split a sum of £4.3m. England will have nearly half their squad in the Champions League final with players selected by Southgate expected to report for England duty at St George's Park on Sunday evening ahead of facing the Dutch...

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  • Kevin Durant 'Looks Good' To Return If Warriors Advance In Playoffs
Kevin Durant 'Looks Good' To Return If Warriors Advance In Playoffs

Warriors will look to Curry and Play to win them the games and with high usage for such good shooters, will come points. As these teams prepare for Game 6 of the conference semifinals Friday night, the Warriors find themselves in nearly the same situation Houston was in past year.

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  • Barcelona defence looked like schoolboys against Liverpool - Luis Suarez
Barcelona defence looked like schoolboys against Liverpool - Luis Suarez

Liverpool host Wolverhampton Wanderers in their final Premier League match of the season on Sunday, needing a win at Anfield and a Manchester City slip-up at Brighton and Hove Albion to take the title. Now Dutch midfielder Wijnaldum has joined Liverpool's European hall of fame with two quick-fire goals after coming on as a half-time replacemen...

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  • Stephen A. Smith Reveals Why Klay Thompson
Stephen A. Smith Reveals Why Klay Thompson "Isn’t Happy"

ESPN insider Adrian Wojnarowski shed light on the thinking of Thompson, including the likelihood of the sharpshooter jumping to a Los Angeles team if the Warriors don't offer a maximum contract - $191 million over six years. The last time Thompson was forced to be the second-best player, the Warriors were either beating a short-handed Cleveland Ca...

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  • Celtics' Smart cleared for full-contact practice, hopes to play Game 4
Celtics' Smart cleared for full-contact practice, hopes to play Game 4

Typically I'm not a hot-take guy, but I have to be honest here - I think this season is toast. Of the game, and the series. From an 11-4 team in January to a 5-6 team heading into the All-Star Break in February, I had no idea where this team was heading, nor could I confidently stick by a cemented prediction regarding them heading down the line a...

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  • Jurgen Klopp wants Liverpool to sign Barcelona untouchable
Jurgen Klopp wants Liverpool to sign Barcelona untouchable

Significantly for Liverpool , Barca had collapsed against Roma just last season when the Italians recovered from a 4-1 quarter-final first leg loss at the Camp Nou to go through on away goals after a 3-0 win. "Rhian has now arrived with us after being heavily injured". In an ideal world, in a season you always have much more players than you can...

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  • Manchester City vs. Leicester City - Football Match Report
Manchester City vs. Leicester City - Football Match Report

Ricardo Pereira scored the winning goal for the Foxes when the sides last met in December and was first to threaten again with a purposeful break into the box before his shot was blocked by Kompany. This club, it's part of how we have been successful to have goals like this, moments like this. " We played against Newcastle, unbelievably intense ...

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  • Ashley Young
Ashley Young "can't fault effort" of Man Utd teammates in Huddersfield draw

It is understood that Solskjaer, the Manchester United manager, does not believe that Martial has been giving his all in training and on certain occasions in matches. "As a group of players, I don't like them", the ex-full-back told Sky Sports . We knew we needed other people to help us but we needed to help ourselves and we haven't done that ...

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  • Solskjaer has no doubts De Gea will return to form
Solskjaer has no doubts De Gea will return to form

According to Paris United , the Ligue 1 champions" director of football, Antero Henrique, has been in contact with De Gea's entourage "for weeks'. If need be, the Old Trafford management is ready to trigger the €120 million release clause included in the fresh terms Oblak recently penned with Atletico.

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  • Ole Gunnar Solskjaer slams own team, says Manchester United deserve Europa League
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer slams own team, says Manchester United deserve Europa League

There are doubts about Paul Pogba's future. "In my opinion he's world class". "Ole will need to do the same, it'd be nice if the club got an experienced sporting director to help him, but the shambles of that recruitment reported in the press this week hasn't helped".

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  • You'll Remember Me - Valencia Star Wants To Make History At Arsenal's Expense
You'll Remember Me - Valencia Star Wants To Make History At Arsenal's Expense

The possibility of an all-Premier League clash in the Europa League final is still on the cards. Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal scores their 1st goal during the UEFA Europa League Semi Final First Leg match between Arsenal and Valencia at Emirates Stadium on May 2, 2019 in London, England.

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  • Jurgen Klopp branded
Jurgen Klopp branded "hasty and pretentious" for comments on Naby Keita

It will keep him out for at least two months. Federation president Antonio Souare has told Football Factory Radio: "First we wish a very good and fast healing to Naby, as far as I know the adductors can not prevent him from playing the African Cup of Nations 2019 that will be played from 22 June for Guinea".

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  • Bournemouth 1 Tottenham 0: Nine-man Spurs lose to late Ake header
Bournemouth 1 Tottenham 0: Nine-man Spurs lose to late Ake header

Even after Son Heung-min and Juan Foyth had been sent off, Spurs looked comfortable in holding out for a crucial point, until poor marking allowed Ake in at the last. At 19 years and 351 days, Travers is the first teenage goalkeeper to start a Premier League game since Joe Hart in October 2006 and this could be an audition or Travers to land t...

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  • Blue Jackets beat the Bruins to take series lead
Blue Jackets beat the Bruins to take series lead

There's still time for Marchand to find the trouble that has plagued him in the series so far. Pastrnak one-timed a shot that Bobrovsky got a piece of, however it trickled through the netminder's legs and into the net at 3:33 to open the scoring.

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  • 76ers, Raptors meet with series tied 1-1
76ers, Raptors meet with series tied 1-1

It's not that Brown made coaching mistakes in Game 1 . He's pushing it up the floor, he's punching the gaps with force, he's determined to get to spaces. 3 overall pick. Defensively, it can probably get more from just about everyone in the lineup after giving up 64 points in the first half on the way to a second consecutive lopsided loss.

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  • Expect Intense Defense For An 'Under' When Bucks Head To Boston
Expect Intense Defense For An 'Under' When Bucks Head To Boston

For me, from when I first got here, Danny was the person I see every day and am talking to, so he means a lot to my life as well. In his playing career, Ainge played 14 seasons with the Portland Trail Blazers, Sacramento Kings, Phoenix Suns , and Boston Celtics, winning two championships.

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  • Atsu warns Liverpool that Newcastle won’t roll over
Atsu warns Liverpool that Newcastle won’t roll over

That shouldn't be a problem though as they've managed eleven goals in their last five matches with Jamie Vardy in fine form. The Premier League is just two rounds of games from finishing for the season with the title race still well and truly on and there's still four sets of results that would mean Manchester City and Liverpool playing a play-...

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  • Sarri admits he is anxious at Chelsea’s central defensive woes
Sarri admits he is anxious at Chelsea’s central defensive woes

Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri has opted to leave out star attacker Eden Hazard out of the starting XI for his team's UEFA Europa League first leg semi-final assignment against Eintracht Frankfurt . So, for us, it will be really very hard to get to the final, I think". In a surprise move, Maurizio Sarri has chose to omit Eden Hazard from th...

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  • Kentucky Derby favorite Omaha Beach to miss race with entrapped epiglottis
Kentucky Derby favorite Omaha Beach to miss race with entrapped epiglottis

The condition is normally treated with surgery. They checked him out with a scope and found the problem. Jockey Mike Smith , who chose to ride Omaha Beach over Roadster in the Kentucky Derby , is now left without a mount. "I'll be rooting for Roadster's connections big-time, " he said. Baffert now figures to be saddling the Derby favori...

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  • Eric Bailly confirmed absentee from AFCON after knee injury
Eric Bailly confirmed absentee from AFCON after knee injury

Bailly looked in serious pain as he clutched his knee after an awkward and crunching collision with Chelsea midfielder Mateo Kovacic . Bailly has been beset by injury problems this season but returned to action yesterday for his first game since the start of last month.

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  • Champions League Tuesday Preview: Tottenham v. Ajax
Champions League Tuesday Preview: Tottenham v. Ajax

But they haven't got this far since 1997. " Is that not unfair on us? " asked the 49-year-old. You just have to deal with them. "That's the way it is". We don't want to rest on our laurels. The Liverpool man is now the Premier League's top scorer agains - bagging crucial goals as they chase glory both domestically and in the Champions League...

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  • Wenger hails Leeds’ Bielsa for sportsmanship in Villa draw
Wenger hails Leeds’ Bielsa for sportsmanship in Villa draw

The draw with Villa ended Leeds's automatic promotion hopes and confirmed Sheffield United's promotion to the Premier League. "It is a kind of fair play that is usually on the football pitch". Whilst most of his players toed the line, defender Pontus Jansson was unhappy with his manager's decision and attempted, in vein, to prevent Villa scorin...

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  • David de Gea Backed By Ole Gunnar Solskjaer After Yet Another
David de Gea Backed By Ole Gunnar Solskjaer After Yet Another

De Gea, 28, has won the club's player of the year award in four of the past five seasons, but he is now enduring one of the worst periods of his United career. He said he expects the Argentine to remain with The Blues next season. We have to accept everything from the referee, of course. But Sarri warned: "The draw is not so much important for us...

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