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What Jose Mourinho told his four debutants before Crystal Palace win What Jose Mourinho told his four debutants before Crystal Palace win
- May 26, 2017

Ajax were pipped to the Dutch title by bitter rivals Feyenoord, and though they made next season's Champions League qualifiers, they will be eager to add to their European trophy cabinet. Daley Blind has insisted that he wants to remain at Manchester United despite not yet holding talks over a new deal at the club. "But we need to give it one more big push on Wednesday night". (more...)
Novak Djokovic to work with Andre Agassi at French Open
- May 26, 2017

Alexander Zverev won his first ever ATP 1000 title with a 6-4, 6-3 win over second seed Novak Djokovic in the final of the Rome Masters here on Sunday. In the semi-finals, world number two Djokovic was irresistible, hitting the ball hard, deep and wide at will, and given his current form, could very well make a bid for a second consecutive French Open title. (more...)
Leake leads the way as Cardinals top Dodgers Leake leads the way as Cardinals top Dodgers
- May 26, 2017

Louis Cardinals 7-3 on Thursday night at Dodger Stadium. "Today, I was pretty good at keeping the ball down", Leake said. "My initial reaction was I didn't understand where the front office was coming from", Ryu said through a translator. (more...)
Felger: Celtics wouldn't shut down Thomas if they were up 2-0 Felger: Celtics wouldn't shut down Thomas if they were up 2-0
- May 26, 2017

Cleveland had appeared to be cruising towards a 3-0 lead in the Eastern Conference finals after romping to victory in the opening two games of the best-of-seven series. Smith over the last five-plus minutes of play, and just two of 17 following the halftime break. We can't let that get to us, and we've just got to keep playing and execute what Brad draws up. (more...)
Wayne Rooney close to decision on future Wayne Rooney close to decision on future
- May 26, 2017

How important is it to qualify for the Uefa Champions League? While Chelsea and Arsenal face off on the upcoming weekend in the FA Cup Final, which will be a last-ditch attempt for Wenger to grab some silverware and one for Conte to land a big fat extension to his contract; it is Wednesday nights' game in Stockholm between Ajax and Manchester United that will be grabbing the headlines. (more...)
Rooney to review Man United future in 'the next few weeks'
- May 26, 2017

Goals in either half from summer acquisitions Paul Pogba and Henrikh Mkhitaryan powered the Red Devils to a historic victory over a youthful Ajax side at Stockholm's Friends Arena . A few weeks ago, a top-four finish in the English Premier League was not only possible but likely, but on-the-trot defeats to Arsenal and Tottenham, coupled with a few fortunate draws in the midst of the games, left them tumbling into 6 place and without the hope of a Champions League place. (more...)
Bears add salsa, sign WR Victor Cruz to 1-year contract Bears add salsa, sign WR Victor Cruz to 1-year contract
- May 26, 2017

McAdoo scoffed at former Giants wideout Victor Cruz's curious assertion that the team purposely kept the ball away from him last season in order to grease the skids on his eventual release. Cruz, who had spent his entire seven-year career in NY, exploded on to the scene in 2011 when he caught 82 passes for 1,536 yards and nine touchdowns. (more...)
Arsene Wenger Speaks On Arsenal's Miss of Top 4 Spot, Champions League
- May 26, 2017

He said :" Gabriel is out for 6-8 weeks, we had a scare about his cruciate but it's medial". Rob Holding is the only member of Wenger's trio who remains fit, although the Frenchman has also used full-back Nacho Monreal in the middle at times . (more...)
FA Cup final blow for Arsenal as defender loses appeal
- May 26, 2017

The club also says it will not hold a victory parade should it win the FA Cup , given the Government's escalation of the national security threat to "critical". Arsenal beat Chelsea 3-0 at the Emirates in September 2016 but the Blues avenged the defeat with a 3-1 win at Stamford Bridge. "It just shows you how unpredictable football can be; it's absolutely unbelievable", said Wenger. (more...)
NFL Changes Celebration Rules, But Twerking Is Still Banned
- May 26, 2017

Players can now once again use the ball as a prop, perform celebrations with their teammates, and even make snow angels in the event of a snowstorm. This change is expected to prevent injuries to key reserve players as most starters don't participate in the final preseason game. Many believe that it will only result in more games ending in a tie, which likely could be the case as there have only been five games that have ended in a tie since 2010. (more...)
Francesco Totti calls time on Roma career Francesco Totti calls time on Roma career
- May 26, 2017

Giallorossi captain Totti has spent his entire 24-year career with the Serie A club and reports suggest he will hang up his boots following Sunday's match with Genoa . "I'm ready for a new challenge", said Totti on his Twitter feed. On Sunday, Roma take on Genoa in the Stadio Olimpico, and it will be the last time the legend lines out for the famous club. (more...)
Barcelona Youth Sensation Lee Seung-woo Scores Wondergoal for South Korea vs Barcelona Youth Sensation Lee Seung-woo Scores Wondergoal for South Korea vs
- May 26, 2017

Second-half substitute Marcelo Torres scored within five minutes of entering the match after making an incisive run and finishing calmly past Korea Republic goalkeeper Song Bumkeun. Both of Lee's goals came on great solo efforts, while Paik's first was a result of some deft touch in close range. Herbert, who played at the World Cup finals in Spain in 1982, did time as national coach of the Maldives and is director of football at St Peters' Cambridge. (more...)
Wenger Confirms Double Blow But Key Duo Set To Face Chelsea
- May 26, 2017

The Gunners won 3-0 against Chelsea last September, but Antonio Conte's men inflicted revenge in a 3-1 Stamford Bridge win in February, Hazard scoring an impressive individual goal. "That will be a good crowning of what we have done in the last two months", he said. "I was out for half a year and not available so it was hard at times ", Mertesacker told the club's official website . (more...)
Zidane calm with Real Madrid one point away from title Zidane calm with Real Madrid one point away from title
- May 26, 2017

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has demanded complete focus from his players as they chase down the LaLiga title and is not even thinking about possible Champions League glory. Yet somehow, me missed. Madrid have been scorching hot to end the season, and look to ride the momentum into a second straight Champions League final. (more...)
LeBron struggles, exchanges words with fan after loss LeBron struggles, exchanges words with fan after loss
- May 26, 2017

Despite Cleveland winning the second game of the series by 44 points, when it came to yesterday, the Celtics left Cleveland to points unanswered for. "But one of my first text messages I got (after the game) was from Isaiah". They lead the Celtics 109-74, and likely won't let the Celtics back into this game. (more...)
Bogaerts' bat leads Red Sox to win over Rangers
- May 26, 2017

But, to give him a day off here and there, the team needed another option. And if you go by Dombrowski's own words, that means that Farrell isn't managing up to his capabilities, either. "Now our fans are back here supporting us". So that's a pretty big addition, that's like making a major trade. I think he's capable of doing that. It remains to be seen how much playing time Travis will be given with Moreland playing well. (more...)
Antonio Conte urges Chelsea players to turn great season into fantastic season