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Consistent Chelsea deserve top position, says West Brom's Pulis

Consistent Chelsea deserve top position, says West Brom's Pulis

According to the Daily Mirror , the club are prepared to offer him an extension as well as significant transfer funds, despite Conte having over two years remaining on his current deal at Chelsea. "This could be another big, big step for me", Conte added. The problem is not only one person. "We will give it our best tomorrow". Chelsea beat Middlesbrough on Monday night to move seven points clear. Read More

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Alvaro Morata move made for Real star, Chelsea keen

Alvaro Morata move made for Real star, Chelsea keen

Arsenal have reportedly joined Manchester United and Chelsea in the race to sign this in-form Real Madrid star. Jose Mourinho meanwhile is also keen on signing the striker after giving him his debut for Real Madrid back in 2010. Morata is believed to be valued near around £50m but it would be a smart investment considering his young age. Jose Mourinho handed the Spanish global his Madrid debut in 2010 and so there is a link there, while Antonio Conte was in charge at Juventus when they ... Read More

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UFC 211: Eddie Alvarez, Dustin Poirier Ends In No-Contest

UFC 211: Eddie Alvarez, Dustin Poirier Ends In No-Contest

With 90-seconds left in the round, Alvarez Poirier started to pick up the pace as he stalked Alvarez back into the fence with a barrage of kicks and punches. He's still on the offensive though. Poirier, too, reminded the world of why hardcore MMA fans consider his fights to be can't-miss. It was an unfortunate end to a wild fight that looked like it was just heating up, and this was the second straight major UFC event to be marred by a controversial stoppage coming out of the same ... Read More

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Yair Rodriguez's eye swollen shut in doctor stoppage TKO

Yair Rodriguez's eye swollen shut in doctor stoppage TKO

Edgar is unleashing ground-and-pound on Rodriguez as he does his best to defend himself. As long as he can continues to swat away rising talents like Rodriguez, the veteran should get one more title shot before it's all said and done. In addition to landing 70 percent of his total strikes, Edgar landed one of his two takedowns and held control for 4:03. The round ended with Edgar in top control. Read More

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5 talking points ahead of this weekend's Premier League matches

5 talking points ahead of this weekend's Premier League matches

The Blues and second-place Tottenham already have clinched their Champions League tickets, leaving Liverpool, Manchester City, Manchester United and Arsenal in a fight for the last two spots allotted to English clubs. "They might not have the pressure to win the game in terms of their league position, but nobody wants to be the team that loses and lets other guys have their parties". Read More

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Sergio still buzzing over his Masters title ahead of Players

Sergio still buzzing over his Masters title ahead of Players

Garcia has been one of the few players to consistently tame Pete Dye's menacing design, and he entered this week with 13 straight made cuts at the PGA Tour's flagship event. "Sergio made it very easy", he said. It doesn't matter. It doesn't bother me at all. He told Sky Sports: "It would be nice to be the first in history (to win back-to-back) but it's day one, it's going to be hot tomorrow and play tough the next three days, so I just have to slowly inch my way up the leader board and ... Read More

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Arsene Wenger: We can not argue with the 17-point gap to Tottenham

Arsene Wenger: We can not argue with the 17-point gap to Tottenham

The triumph in the final north London bout at White Hart Lane, suggested that Spurs will stay in the title race having cut to four points the gap with leading Chelsea. Tottenham were asked to respond and they did so in the last north London derby at the "old" White Hart Lane. For the Gunners, the defeat proves costly as the chance to go within three points of 3 placed Liverpool goes amiss. Read More

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Arsenal fans roll out revised 'Wenger Out' banner

Arsenal fans roll out revised 'Wenger Out' banner

Twelve of King's goals have come since the middle of January and the Norway forward is the biggest reason why Bournemouth can celebrate securing the highest finish in its 118-year history. "As I have said, I think Liverpool will need to win their final two games to make the top four - but I am just not convinced they will do it". In all honesty, they did help us back with Lasagna gate and I'm desperate for another shoulder up from them after they killed Spurs title hopes. Read More

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Cam Talbot carries Oilers past Ducks

Cam Talbot carries Oilers past Ducks

With Fubo TV you will be able to watch on all your devices such as a computer, smartphone, tablet, Google Chromecast, Roku or even your Apple TV. "We have to make a few adjustments". "He was really good last night, so we've got to be on our toes to get the next win". "We can clean that up by taking less penalties, but we also gave them a couple of easy chances at full strength as well". Read More

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Arsenal boost top-four hopes

Arsenal boost top-four hopes

I will do that as long as I am here, with full commitment. What followed was to be the decisive test of Arsenal's mental strength this season: Stoke took no prisoners, playing on while Mustafi was down in their area; Sanchez was clearly hobbled. Read More

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Bottas has engine changed after water leak

However, Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel, who leads the World Championship, produced a brilliant lap in the dying seconds to snatch second, ending up just 0.051seconds off the pace. I've been coming here a long time and done so many laps but still the last chicane is the tricky one for me. On the subject of Ferrari's upgrades for Barcelona, Vettel said he was happy with the development progress that the team had made. Read More

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Ferrari fight back in final practice

The Mercedes pair were nearly a second clear of the two Ferraris led by Kimi Raikkonen ahead of championship leader four-time champion Sebastian Vettel . "As for Valtteri, I think he was probably lacking some miles after the engine change this morning; he had the pace but small mistakes on each lap meant he couldn't get on the front row". Read More

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Liverpool top Watford 1-0 in EPL

You could tell how much it meant to Klopp and his players at the end of the game, and the relief of getting three precious points. "I only saw it once but it looked already pretty nice". Spirits are buoyed in players and fans alike as they prepare for the challenge of Southampton on Sunday. "He had a problem with his calf [earlier in the season] but we had no possibility to leave him out, it was not possible for us". Read More

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Rory McIlroy dealing with sore back again

If you didn't think the PGA Tour suits weren't quietly rooting for Singh to rinse a sleeve or two of Titleists in the water on the island green 17th hole late Friday afternoon (he made a conventional par 3), then you probably didn't believe there has been any need for air conditioning during the mid-90s heat wave that has suffocated the north Florida coast this week. Read More

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Arsene Wenger ready to bring back Hector Bellerin

Arsene Wenger ready to bring back Hector Bellerin

I will do my best as long as I am here, for the values of this club. "Hopefully at the end we'll reach our goals". "As soon as we changed our game plan it worked and it felt like Arsenal were rocking". But the breakthrough came in style in the 59th minute, Arsenal's talisman pivoting as he collected an Ozil ball to feet then cutting back inside to fox two defenders before slotting low for his 20th goal of the season. Read More

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Cristiano: "I never expected to score 400 for Real Madrid"

Ronaldo struck a hat-trick - his seventh in the competition - at the Santiago Bernabeu on Tuesday to inspire the holders to a 3-0 victory, with Zinedine Zidane's men putting one foot firmly in the Cardiff final. The visitors' best chance came during an intense first half, when Kevin Gameiro broke through after 17 minutes but was foiled by Keylor Navas as he tried to round the Madrid goalkeeper. Read More

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Middlesbrough 1-2 Southampton

Middlesbrough 1-2 Southampton

They're a determined group and although that initial disappointment was there, as everybody would understand, they'll move on very, very quickly". Asked what lessons had to be learnt, Agnew said: "It's simple: the level that we are playing at, we have to be more creative and we have to take more risks and we have to create more chances and we have to score more goals". Read More

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Oilers ready for Ducks best

NOTES: The U.S. national anthem got a unique rendition before the game when the microphone didn't work Canadian country singer Brett Kissel. It turns out the Oilers' young star might not have been bluffing. "We can clean that up by taking less penalties, but we also gave them a couple of easy chances at full strength as well". Defensively, the Anaheim Ducks are allowing 2.4 goals per game and are killing 84.7 percent of their opponents power plays. Read More

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West Ham Vs Tottenham Pochettino rocked by Hammer blow

A win against Slaven Bilic's will have closed the gap between Spurs and league leaders Chelsea to just a point, and all the pressure will have been on the Blues to win their game against Middlesbrough at Stamford Bridge . It was fantastic and I can see them walking into the offices or wherever they work on Monday morning with broad shoulders, their chins up high and a massive smile on their face. Read More

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United cling on against Celta to reach Europe League final

United cling on against Celta to reach Europe League final

Skomina, an worldwide referee since 2003, has presided over six Champions League matches this season, including Monaco and Borussia Dortmund's quarter-final second leg. "The game was emotional until the end for everyone". Skomina has been an global referee since 2003 and this season has officiated six matches in the Champions League - a competition in which the 40-year-old irked Mourinho in October 2015. Read More

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Arsenal vs. Stoke City

Arsenal vs. Stoke City

Arsenal were given a brief scare at the Britannia Stadium as Peter Crouch pulled Stoke City back into the game with a blatant handball goal . There have been various protests of late from Arsenal fans calling for the manager to leave, and early on in this game a plane flew over the ground with a banner on display that read 'WENGER - OUT MEANS OUT!' The Gunners come into the game on the back of two successive 2-0 victories over Manchester United and Southampton, and have ... Read More

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Canelo Alvarez announces September fight with GGG

Chavez Jr. only landed 71 punches through the 12-round affair. Canelo has never fought in the state of NY. They later showed a promotional video for the fight. While most saw how Alvarez pummeled Chavez, finally agreeing to fight Golovkin comes a bit of a surprise. Alvarez punished Chavez at the T-Mobile Arena Saturday. Read More

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Wall's late 3 leads Wiz past Celtics 92-91, forces Game 7

That stat-line included the most important play of the night, as Wall knocked down what proved to be a game-winning 3-pointer to put the Wizards up 1 with 3.5 seconds left in the fourth. If you had said that back in October, that there'd be a Game 7 in the second round, a lot of people probably wouldn't even believe that. Thomas needs to use his teammates to get more open shots, and use more off ball cutting rather than using isolation against the bigger guards of the Wizards. Read More

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Danica Patrick takes wild ride in fiery wreck at Kansas

Danica Patrick takes wild ride in fiery wreck at Kansas

Jerry Bonkowski of NBC Sports reported Almirola was airlifted to University of Kansas Medical Center. "I'm praying for Aric right now". I haven't seen a replay yet, I don't know what happened. "I told him, 'I'm not sure if it was you, but I'm pretty sure it was you.' Then he said it was a failure of some sort, which didn't make me feel better in that moment", Patrick said. Read More

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Chipped Ice A.M.: Cullen, Hagelin have Game 7 pedigree for Penguins

And let's make no mistake about it; as scrappy and opportunistic as the Penguins have been, they're also riddled by injuries. This is the fourth time the Penguins and Capitals will meet in a Game 7. A win and the Pens return to the Eastern Conference Final for the second straight season. The Chicago Cubs eventually won the World Series. "We're having fun now", said Capitals coach Barry Trotz. Read More

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Five nuggets from the Celtics win

The Celtics also shot 48.5 percent from 3-point range on 16-for-33 shooting. He also limited him to a playoff-low four assists - well below Wall's playoff average of 11.1. Wall is the best player in the series , and he had his worst performance against Boston in Game 5 with 21 points and four assists on seven-of-17 shooting. Read More

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Earnhardt flirts with pole before Stenhouse steals show

However, fans should not write off Stenhouse's victory as a random fluke either. "I'm glad they let us race to the end". "This Fifth Third Ford was so fast today". Brad Keselowski was able to get a run on the Joe Gibbs teammates and regained the lead for the first time since he won the first stage. Gone was longtime driver Greg Biffle so that Roush could downsize to two full-time teams and direct additional resources towards Stenhouse and Trevor Bayne, several behind-the-scenes roles were ... Read More

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