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Real Madrid line-up another Prem stopper if De Gea bid fails

Real Madrid line-up another Prem stopper if De Gea bid fails

De Gea is the top priority. "I think that when you get a chance to come to a club like United, even knowing there's a chance you might be second choice, it's a chance you want to take", Romero told reporters. According to the report , Real Madrid are in desperate position to sign David De Gea and will do all they could to land him to the Bernabeu. It led to mutual recriminations with both clubs blaming each other for bungling the deal. Read More

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Arsenal keep Champions League hopes alive with Boro win

Arsenal keep Champions League hopes alive with Boro win

However, Arsenal restored their advantage with 19 minutes remaining when Aaron Ramsey laid off Sanchez's cross for Ozil, who had been enduring a quiet evening up to then, to fire past the helpless Guzan. "We want to have the ball, but sometimes, when a team lacks confidence, a change in system can help them believe in something different". "We needed to play forward a little bit earlier, and I thought we did that, and when we scored I thought we would start to put them under pressure". Read More

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Ibra sparks United as Sunderland on brink

LONDON (AP) — After 30 minutes of Sunday's Premier League game against Sunderland , Manchester United appeared in danger of meandering its way to another disappointing result . "Physically he showed, of course, awesome conditions and Thursday (against Anderlecht in the Europa League) he will be there again". Mourinho on the run-in: "After Manchester City and Liverpool won, if we hadn't won today it would have nearly been mathematically impossible". Read More

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Talbot, Oilers blank Sharks 1-0 in Game 3

Schlemko's blast from the blueline bounded off Talbot's pads and rookie Marcus Sorensen was ready at the edge of the crease for the put-back goal, his first-ever playoff point at 9:46. The numbers speak for themselves. Defensively, the San Jose Sharks are allowing 2.4 goals per game and are killing 80.7 percent of their opponents power plays. Read More

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Serena Williams expecting a baby this fall, rep confirms

Serena Williams expecting a baby this fall, rep confirms

The news broke Wednesday morning after Williams offered up a side profile shot of herself in a yellow swimsuit with a caption that read "20 weeks" in a Snapchat posting that quickly disappeared. Williams deleted the photo shortly after it appeared and waited more than six hours to make any public comment, stoking debate among tennis fans about whether or not she was joking. Read More

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Ronaldo wants boos to stop after rescuing Real again

With the game heading towards extra-time Vidal was sent off for a second booking after appearing to win the ball cleanly from Asensio, leaving Bayern with 10 like in the first leg when Javi Martinez was dismissed. When two big teams meet like this in the Champions League, such a robbery can not happen. Casemiro was harshly penalized when Arjen Robben tumbled inside the Madrid box, whilst Lewandowski was also offside in the build-up to Ramos's own goal. Read More

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Lee Cattermole urges Sunderland to build on draw with West Ham United

The Black Cats' resistance lasted just three minutes after the interval as Collins headed in a Robert Snodgrass cross, but Borini capitalised on another Randolph mistake to equalise with three minutes left on the clock. The first blunder was caused by a whipped in Wahbi Khazri corner, with the ball flying right over Randolph's head and into the top-corner to make it 1-1 in the first-half. Read More

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As Chelsea wobble can Spurs surge to Premier League title?

As Chelsea wobble can Spurs surge to Premier League title?

The trio all missed Chelsea's training session on Friday prior to the trip to the North-West, and will be desperately trying to shake off their illness with an FA Cup semi-final against Spurs looming on Saturday. If we are able to win I think we must be proud for this, otherwise we must clap another team". They limited us to very soft chances and were always a threat going forward. Read More

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Can Barcelona pull off another miracle?

Can Barcelona pull off another miracle?

Juventus claimed a 3-0 lead in last week's quarter-final first leg, but Barca overcame a 4-0 deficit in the last 16 by beating Paris Saint-Germain 6-1 back on home soil. "We should have been calmer and sharper when spreading their play, but it's not easy to do that here, as Barcelona are a completely different team at home". Read More

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Arizona Cardinals may

Arizona Cardinals may "love" Patrick Mahomes per Peter King

He will need time to develop behind Savage and Brandon Weeden if the Texans decide to use their pick on him. No Red Raiders quarterback has been drafted in the first round. Well, if the Chiefs are eager to draft Mahomes, the only way they can guarantee that he gets to KC is by trading up and drafting him. Let's say that Cleveland does in fact want Patrick Mahomes and he is listed as their top quarterback. Read More

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NBA ROUND UP: Bulls take 2-0 lead, Raptors level series

NBA ROUND UP: Bulls take 2-0 lead, Raptors level series

Now tasked with erasing a serious deficit, the Celtics will turn their attention to Game 3, which will tip off Friday night (7 p.m. ET, ESPN ) at the United Center. Despite the run at the end of the season, the Bulls were unable to put together a string of victories all season, but now have all of a sudden captured lightening in a bottle. Read More

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Crunch Time: Thunder Faces Grizzlies With Playoffs Looming

Did a lot of good things. "And he's making everybody better around him". The point guard's superb statistical season comes on the heels of losing former superstar teammate Kevin Durant to free agency last off-season. "When he first got here, he competed like insane like he does now, he had a ton of talent, but he was just out there trying to beat his man and just compete". Read More

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Minneapolis To Host NCAA Basketball Regional In 2021

Minneapolis To Host NCAA Basketball Regional In 2021

Georgia has hosted 10 regionals, including one past year. Omaha will host first- and second-round games in the NCAA Division I men's basketball tournament and the Division I women's volleyball final four in 2020. Omaha's CenturyLink Center hosted early games in the NCAA men's basketball tournament in 2008, 2012 and 2015. The 2002, 2007and 2016 regionals have all been held at the LSU home course, the site of the 2021 regional, the University Club. Read More

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Barca paid for mistakes in first leg - Luis Enrique

Barca paid for mistakes in first leg - Luis Enrique

They did a convincing job of it, too, restricting Luis Enrique's side to a series of half chances. Allegri's men restricted Barcelona to a single shot on target in Wednesday's second leg and the coach praised the solidity of his side as they earned revenge for their final defeat to Barca in Berlin's Olympiastadion two seasons ago. Read More

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Derby hero Griezmann won't rule out Real Madrid move

Derby hero Griezmann won't rule out Real Madrid move

Real Madrid faces Atletico Madrid on Saturday in Madrid Derby La Liga action. "I always believe in my team and my teammates". "I do not know about failure, that is for others to talk about", he said . "I hope we can stay on this great run and get something positive, although we know it'll be hard because they are top and are having an incredible season", Juanfran told reporters . Read More

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Durant shines in Golden State playoff debut in Game 1 win

WASHINGTON - John Wall scored a playoff career-high 32 points and Markieff Morris added 21 in his National Basketball Association playoff debut as the Washington Wizards beat the Atlanta Hawks in Game 1 of their first-round series. That is nowhere near good enough - and McCollum and Lillard are likely not going to both play at that high of a level again. Green was also 3-of-4 from the 3-point line for the Warriors and had five blocks and three steals in the first-round game of the NBA ... Read More

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Pats celebrate Super Bowl win at White House

Trump must've inspired the Patriots because the National Football League team also called out the Times following the team's visit to the White House on Wednesday. The quarterback stated that he had personal family matters to attend to instead, so, this may not be a political statement by Brady after all. Patriots head coach Bill Belichick and team owner Robert Kraft, whose personal relationships with President Trump has been heavily reported on over the a year ago, were front and center ... Read More

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Nats' Jayson Werth leaves game with undisclosed injury

Nats' Jayson Werth leaves game with undisclosed injury

Fulmer (1-1), last season's AL Rookie of the Year, allowed three runs and six hits in six innings. Baker said before the game he was removing Blake Treinen from the closer's role. "When he's out there throwing 114, 115 pitches and still throwing 95, 96 (mph), it's going to be a tough game". Angels 5, Astros 2 • Albert Pujols hit a tiebreaking three-run homer in the fifth inning to help visiting Los Angeles snap a six-game skid. Read More

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UFC 210: Cormier Dramatically Makes Weight

Cormier said when asked about Jones. In the second round, Johnson again tried to take Cormier down. About halfway through was when Cormier decided staying low would beat the bigger Johsnon. 'I didn't even tell Dana White. His decision to step away from the sport in the prime of his career was something nobody expected, but Johnson claimed that his team and family knew of his decision in advance. Read More

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Rangers rediscover MSG winning formula to even series

Rangers rediscover MSG winning formula to even series

And now their series against Montreal is even. Captain Ryan McDonagh was a two-way beast. Max Pacioretty has contributed one assist in four playoff games against the New York Rangers . This is why the game two collapse not only hurts in the Habs series , it plays on past disconcerting trends. The Rangers controlled the play for most of the second period as the Canadiens had only one shot on goal in the first 11 minutes. Read More

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Dubnyk, Wild beat Blues 2-0 to avoid elimination

My long-winded point is that the Blues were opportunistic and fortunate in game one to earn the victory and that based on my take of games two and three, I wouldn't have been surprised if either team had won. Minnesota has managed only three goals in three losses to start what was supposed to be a deep playoff run. Steen hasn't been practicing, but Yeo said he will play on Wednesday. Read More

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Marlins' Chen, Ziegler no-hitting Mariners through 8 innings

Marlins' Chen, Ziegler no-hitting Mariners through 8 innings

Mitch Haniger hit a one-out double off Kyle Barraclough in the ninth inning, ending the Miami Marlins' bid for a combined no-hitter against the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday night. The Seattle Mariners will look to bounce back from a 5-0 humbling against Miami Marlins when the two team meet tonight - and you can catch the action LIVE on Kwesé! Mariners: Shortstop Jean Segura (hamstring) is likely to go on a brief rehab assignment before rejoining the Mariners in Oakland this weekend. Read More

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Cahill urges Chelsea to dig in after United defeat

Victor Moses, Nigerian and Chelsea winger failed to take Chelsea to the promised land as they fell 2-0 to Manchester United at Old Trafford on Sunday. Chelsea's lead at the top of the table has been reduced to four points with six matches remaining. The win stretched United's unbeaten run in the league to 22 matches and, with the side still battling for the top four and progressing in the Europa League, Rashford stressed the importance of keeping up the good performances. Read More

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Can the Bruins top the Senators in Game 4? NHL Predictions 4/19/17

But Turris understands victories from here on in will be very hard to come by. The game was a play in three acts: a awful first period that saw the Bruins fall behind 2-0 in front of their own fans, and then 3-0 early in the second , but act two was that emotional second period that saw Boston roar back on consecutive goals by Noel Acciari , David Backes , and David Pastrnak that had the Garden rocking in full throated intensity, and then the tragic finale in sudden death overtime when ... Read More

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Moreland's 2-run single leads Red Sox over Rays 7-5

Manager Kevin Cash said after the game that "we anticipate this will be a short stay". To make room, RHP Ben Taylor was optioned to Pawtucket. The 29-year-old last played in the majors on October 4, 2015, with Milwaukee. The tradition dates all the way back to 1903 and it's still the only Major League Baseball game on the schedule with a first pitch before noon. Read More

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EPL: Manchester United defeat Chelsea 2-0, revive fight for title

Premier League leaders Chelsea slipped to a 2-0 defeat at Manchester United on Sunday to sit just four points clear of second place Tottenham. "I think we played really well, a very solid performance". I think we have improved a lot since then". "This kind of game gives us confidence". But I am really happy with the team and the results, because the Manchester City and Liverpool results left us in the position of needing to win. Read More

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Ricciardo thought Red Bull could win

Ricciardo thought Red Bull could win

After a series of MGU-H failures over the Bahrain Grand Prix weekend, this week's test was seen as an opportunity to kick start the recovery process but Tuesday morning's issues have resulted in a slow start. "It cost us a few quid today, several thousand pounds and a lot of down time", Red Bull team boss Christian Horner told Sky Sports F1. 'It felt like it was never switched on as we say. Read More

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