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Europa League victory lifted Manchester, says Ferguson


Fellaini had his contract triggered by an additional year back in January, and feels he is comfortable at the club, adding: "Now I am here at Manchester United , I'm in and want to stay here". He told the Guardian, "I've played for two Premier League clubs ( Everton and Man Utd) and they're the only two Premier League clubs I'll play for". Read More »

Ott goes from player to coach, joining Blues as assistant


In 14 seasons, he played with Dallas, Buffalo, St. Louis, Detroit and Montreal and served as Buffalo's Captain during the 2013-14 season before being acquired by the Blues on February 28, 2014. But it was certainly time to hang the blades up. "I know it's time, I feel it in my heart that it's time for me to take the next step". To have this opportunity back in St. Read More »

Golden State Warriors Are In The Finals

The game hung around the 10-point era until an 11-0 Warriors run midway through the second quarter. Patty Mills and Pau Gasol added 14 each and Jonathon Simmons scored 13. Manu Ginobili was swept away by the emotions of a sold-out home crowd serenading him with chants of "Manu, Manu" and rising as one for a standing ovation in the closing minutes of the Western Conference Finals. Read More »

Arsenal captain Per Mertesacker up for FA Cup final chance


Champions Chelsea cancelled Sunday's Premier League victory parade saying it was "inappropriate" after the Manchester suicide bombing that left 22 dead and over 60 wounded. The statement included a note that, should Arsenal win the F.A. Cup, the club would not hold a victory parade. "They have fantastic players and an wonderful coach, so we need to be in our high level to win this final". Read More »

Garcia rediscovers old touch to be in hunt at Players Championship golf

Rickie Fowler , the victor two years ago, also was tied for the lead until he hit a shot off the cart path and into the trees and made double bogey on his 15th hole. kind of proved to myself that, hey, I can play golf at the major championship level". "I don't know that you can really learn this golf course, because the thing with this place is you hit one that lands four, five feet off the putting surface, there's no telling what's going to happen to it". Read More »

National Football League loosens up celebration dance rule

That freedom had been stripped in many cases, with fans and media criticizing the NFL as being the " No Fun League ". Commissioner Roger Goodell released a statement about the changes, saying he understood that players and fans wanted more celebrations to be allowed, ESPN reported . Read More »

Thiem, Zverev aiming to upset old guard at French Open


Nadal already stands alone with nine titles on the Parisian red dirt, a tournament in which he has lost only two matches since his debut as a 19-year-old in 2005. 'No one mentioned that at any stage between Wimbledon and the Tour Finals past year and I did OK, ' he said. "It's a bold move for Djokovic because Agassi hasn't coached anyone before". Read More »

Mumbai, Pune into IPL final

While chasing, Krunal Pandya's unbeaten 45 was enough to see off their rivals and book a final berth where they will take on Steve Smith's Rising Pune Supergiant on Sunday. Sunil Narine tried to break the shackles before he was deceived by Sharma's googly and was stumped in the fifth over. Karn Sharma then dismissed Colin de Grandhomme off the very next delivery, trapping him in front of the wicket for a duck with a faster one. Read More »

Classy Pogba inspires Man Utd win over Crystal Palace


United need to put down a marker early on in the Europa League final and let an inexperienced Ajax know that they are going to dominate the tempo of the game and look to constantly be on the front foot. 'I cannot control what people think, ' says Mata (right), who can just about recall Mourinho breaking the ice with a joke about the Manchester weather. Read More »

Man U rediscovers aura, winning mentality under Mourinho


To the press he lifted his index finger, as if to say: "I'm still the number one". "But the world goes on, it doesn't stop and we have to do our work". Beaten coach Peter Bosz said United "only played long balls and didn't take any risks", turning Ajax's first European final in 21 years into "a boring game". Read More »

Wenger laments defensive crisis ahead of FA Cup final


The Frenchman, whose future will be decided at a board meeting after the game, has been Gunners boss since 1996 but his contract expires this summer. As well as Koscielny, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger will not be able to call on the services of Gabriel - the Brazilian defender who was taken from the Emirates pitch on a stretcher after injuring his knee against Everton . Read More »

Antonio Conte lauds Arsenal counterpart Arsene Wenger


In this aspect I can stay calm and I trust the players. Arsenal on the other hand have failed to make it to the top-four and will play in the Europa League next season. "The behaviour of some people during the season, that hurts me most ". Tony Adams and Patrick Vieira lift the FA Cup trophy in 2002. To drink a bit of champagne. Read More »

Pablo Zabaleta: Manchester City defender to leave club in the summer

The games come thick and fast in the Premier League this week, as City play West Brom at the Etihad on Tuesday evening in search for another three points. "His impact here was awesome, he was the first player to come here and he helped make this club what it is right now", Guardiola told a news conference. Read More »

Clippers see Spurs as serious threat to land Chris Paul

Even if the Spurs renounce the rights to looming free agents Manu Ginobili , Patty Mills and Jonathon Simmons as well as potential free agents Dewayne Dedmon and David Lee , they would still face complicated decisions on San Antonio mainstay Tony Parker and possibly both Pau Gasol and Danny Green . Read More »

Our preview of the final day in the Premier League

Despite beating Everton 3-1 at the Emirates on Sunday, Arsenal have finished fifth in the Premier League this season after wins by both Liverpool and Manchester City . We'll see how well he comes out of that. I am professional. I love this club enough to do my best every single day. Asked if his Arsenal reign would extend from 21 years to 22 or 23, Wenger said: "I can not answer that question at the moment". Read More »

Arsene Wenger unsure on 22nd, 23rd years at Arsenal


It would come as no surprise if Arsenal try and appeal the decision, but based on the video above, it doesn't look too good for him as it was a reckless and risky tackle. Kieran Gibbs has added to the extraordinary defensive crisis at Arsenal that has already sidelined Laurent Koscielny , Gabriel and almost certainly Shkodran Mustafi from Saturday's FA Cup final against Chelsea . Read More »

Draymond Green not bored by another Cavs-Dubs Finals matchup


Next week they'll be watching Durant, who will play for his first title in his first season with the Warriors, a chance to finally be No. 1 on a team that once viewed him as their No. Ruth had three homers in the Series, including one in the decisive sixth game. James' assists per game in both the regular season and postseason reflect a player more focused on setting up his teammates. Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo surpasses Jimmy Greaves for goal record


Real Madrid can nearly touch the La Liga title after a five year wait, needing only to avoid defeat to Malaga on Sunday to grab the trophy from the hands of arch rivals Barcelona . Zidane was in no mood to celebrate just yet either at his postmatch news conference, admitting he was "happy" but "tired" as his team moved to within a point of the title. Read More »

Zidane Comments On UCL Final Battle With Juve


Saul Niguez headed in the all important opening goal in the 12th minute. Sevilla ended Real's 40-game unbeaten run earlier in the season with a 2-1 win although have gone off the boil since then, winning three of their last 10 matches. "I hope they keep supporting us because they help our game". Karim Benzema's sensational solo dribble on the left byline took out three defenders and he cut the ball back for Toni Kroos to drive a shot at goal. Read More »

Near miss for Day in Texas

In the 2016-17 season his nine previous starts had included two missed cuts and just one top-10 finish, his tied-fifth at the Pebble Beach Invitational. I feel like my game is in the spot it needs to be to win again. Thompson is playing her third event since losing the ANA Inspiration in a playoff after being penalized four strokes for a rules violation that a TV viewer reported. Read More »

3 reasons the Golden State Warriors will sweep the Cleveland Cavaliers


So I think that helped shape my game. There are exceptions though. The Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors meet Thursday in game one of the 2017 NBA Finals at the Oracle Arena on ABC. If anyone thought the Warriors problems of finding a right way to make the system work with Durant would come up in the postseason, they were wrong. This Cleveland Cavaliers Cavs team is not the same as past year. Read More »

Wenger to give away FA Cup medal if Arsenal beat Chelsea


Chelsea , on the other hand, have enjoyed a whirlwind first season under Antonio Conte after winning the Premier League title at a canter. Chelsea will likely adopt the same back-three that's served them so well all season. It raises the debate that with so many defenders unavailable, who will Wenger pick in his lineup? "It's already one of the best", he said. "I didn't win a lot - I won a couple of titles, but him?" But for sure if you have the opportunity to work for many ... Read More »

After making run at Indy 500 pole, Alonso to start 5th


Police later arrested two teens aged 14 and 15, charging them both with robbery and the older boy with resisting police. Kiwi motorsport ace Scott Dixon didn't take the armed robbers seriously at first when they help him up at a Taco Bell in Indianapolis, his mother says. Read More »

Ricciardo 5th in first Monaco F1 practice


Last race: Hamilton won for the second time this season in Spain . Bottas claimed the other. After a day off Friday, the cars will return to the track on Saturday morning for the third practice session before taking part in the qualifying session in the afternoon. Read More »

Cavs-Warriors Part III joins past championship trilogies

Had the game not gotten out of hand in the first half, James might have played the fourth quarter and recorded his 18th playoff triple-double, which would be second all-time to Magic Johnson. Kyrie Irving-who scored 42 points in Cleveland's game-four victory-added 24 points and Kevin Love contributed 15. This championship could be James' most special, with Durant moving to a team that already won 73 games in the regular season prior. Read More »

Monaco Grand Prix 2017 Qualifying: FP1 Result After Lewis Hamilton's Fastest Lap


He said: "Looking back on a year ago, a bit of unfinished business, but I will do what I can". "I can't explain it because I don't understand it". "We didn't have the greatest day", said Hamilton. "That one that just always gets away from you". "It's weird", Ricciardo said of Mercedes . Wolff believes the only drawback in going with the wrong setup was that they could not gather enough data to analyse for qualifying and the race. Read More »

Arsenal vs Chelsea FA Cup final


Not even the club's most successful manager in Jose Mourinho managed that across his two separate spells in west London. Victory at Wembley would see Chelsea boss Conte emulate fellow Italian Carlo Ancelotti by winning the domestic double in his first year in England. Read More »

Johan Carlsson leads, Henrik Stenson in the mix at BMW PGA Championship

A freakish situation at the European Tour's BMW PGA Championship won't change that standing. The alternative is to attempt to qualify at the FedEx St. This, Hanson hopes, will mean that he will not be at a severe disadvantage compared to those players who have regularly headed to Virginia Water, in Surrey, come May each year. Read More »

Watch Arsenal vs Chelsea live on TV, online

For many clubs UCL qualification is more important than winning trophies. With the tie finely poised and both teams arguably evenly matched in terms of present form, an upset for Antonio Conte's favourites is certainly feasible, making the low max stake an ideal way to profit from a Blues win with negligible risk. Read More »

The New York Yankees Retire Derek Jeter's #2 Jersey

As he would only have it, Jeter ended his career at Yankee Stadium with a walk-off single to right and walked off of the baseball diamond for the last time as a big league baseball player to a standing ovation by Red Sox Nation at Fenway Park in Boston. Read More »

Wenger deserves to stay at Arsenal, says Conte


Arsenal have cancelled plans to screen the final at the Emirates Stadium and will not hold a victory parade if they win. Antonio Conte's debut season in English football could not have gone much better for the Italian who was recently voted LMA manager of the year. Read More »