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Manchester United reach the Europa League final

However, Saunders doesn't agree with the Manchester United boss and stressed that after spending big money, just winning the EFL Cup and the Europa League is not good enough at Old Trafford . "Even the draw [for the fixtures], if it is a draw, I never understood well if it is a draw", Mourinho said. "In my eyes it was not the right position, but in life sometimes you have this kind of situation where something is not correct and right in your way, but you have to accept it, and I accepted ... Read More

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Arsene Wenger congratulates Chelsea on Premier League title

After a 2-0 loss at rivals Tottenham Hotspur last month, Arsenal looked dead and buried in pursuit of a 21st successive Champions League qualification but the Gunners have climbed to within a point of fourth-placed Liverpool. "I felt we had a hard week because we had to play Manchester United, go to Southampton and then Stoke , places where traditionally we have struggled, but it shows when confidence is high and the team is focused, it is possible". Read More

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Putin sits down at piano in China, plays Soviet songs

The controversial Russian president was at a Chinese state guesthouse in Beijing on Sunday, waiting for a meeting with President Xi Jinping. Xi told in the meeting that Moscow and Beijing have played the role of a "ballast stone" in protecting regional and global peace and stability, according to China's official Xinhua news agency. Read More

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Saracens ready for Champions Cup final

Saracens ready for Champions Cup final

They have a beast of a pack that will attempt to pressure Sarries at the scrum and mess up the most consistent line-out in European rugby. But Saracens then made all the play, missing a couple of good try chances by a bad pass and good defence until, nearly inevitably, captain Owen Farrell's delayed pass put fullback Alex Goode into a gap and over the line with seven minutes to go. Read More

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Jesse Lingard explains how Manchester United will beat Ajax

Skomina has also had a run-in with United manager Jose Mourinho before when the manager criticised him for failing to award Chelsea a penalty in their Champions League clash with Dynamo Kiev in October 2015. "They are two fantastic goalkeepers". The prize at stake that night will be a place in next season's Champions League which looks like being beyond the Red Devils through the traditional path of a Premier League top-four finish. Read More

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Why Mourinho was not bothered about losing to Arsenal

Why Mourinho was not bothered about losing to Arsenal

The summer signing has been something of a Europa League specialist for Manchester United so far this season and will be hoping to help his team reach the final in Stockholm. There's nearly a sense of fear about the players and that isn't what United fans expect. "I watched the [Liverpool] game and I've seen the penalty given by the referee [for a handball by Jack Stephens]. Read More

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Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez, Gennady 'GGG' Golovkin to fight in September

Golovkin , who traveled to Vegas to watch the fight in person, admits to the LA Times that he was actually a little hesitant to make the trip as he didn't expect much of a competitive match-up to begin with. "Where are you? It's on", Alvarez said before bringing Golovkin into the ring with him. Canelo looked very good tonight, and 100 percent he is the biggest challenge of my career. Read More

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Mazzarri demanding no let up from Watford players against champions Chelsea

It was not the best comment from him [Conte]". "Mauricio Pochettino is a really good manager and is working with his team for a third year". "When José came into the club, he took over a team of boys and turned us into winners". "Tottenham last season fought to win the title and Chelsea finished 10th". Let's not forget, Chelsea started well but then stuttered, and his reaction to that painful Arsenal defeat was to rip the playbook up and completely change formation , something that ... Read More

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Pochettino: There will be no excuses for Tottenham at Wembley next season

However, with the title now just a dream for Tottenham, will their heads be in the game considering their Champions League place is already confirmed. They have been prepared to win the league and win big things. Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho (on selecting his side with an eye on the Europa League final): "I am not upset because we had to make that decision", he said about missing out on the top four. Read More

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How to watch Madrid Open online

How to watch Madrid Open online

Goffin, who has 27 victories, was trying to make it to his third final this season. Ever since the draw came out, Rafael Nadal and Nick Kyrgios were set to play an entertaining third round match in Madrid , but the battle stayed only on a paper! Uruguay's Pablo Cuevas recovered from losing the second set 6-0 to beat Benoit Paire and will meet Germany's Alexander Zverev , a 6-4 6-4 victor over Tomas Berdych . Read More

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Man Utd coach Mourinho admits winning Europa League is top priority now

Man Utd coach Mourinho admits winning Europa League is top priority now

With only three league games remaining, it's Stockholm and the Europa League final or bust for United's Champions League qualification hopes. "I am happy for them, it is the first time I leave Highbury or Emirates and they are happy". The post I've not gambled on Europa League - Mourinho appeared first on Vanguard News. "We still have a mathematical chance, but we need some help", Wenger said. Read More

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Madden NFL 18 Cover Features Patriots' Tom Brady

Madden NFL 18 Cover Features Patriots' Tom Brady

In his latest Facebook video, Brady holds an emergency board meeting with his TB12 staff and their ridiculous precautions to avoid any injuries by placing him in a "Performance Safety Bubble". In fact, the Spurs striker seemed downright pleased to see the five-time Super Bowl victor on the cover of the upcoming Madden 18 video game from EA Sports, despite the alleged curse that comes with being the face of the game. Read More

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Arsene Wenger never stopped believing in character of his Arsenal team

Arsene Wenger never stopped believing in character of his Arsenal team

As the season draws to an end, Arsenals Champions League dreams have been reignited as they face a tricky trip to Stoke City. "We survived a few corners and from then on at 3-1 it was game over". We knew that coming here is not easy to play, it's a good team, a team that like to play. Despite Arsene Wenger's torrid record at St. Mary's over the years, the Gunners made light-work of Southampton last night, soaking up the pressure before being clinical when they got a shooting chance. Read More

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Conte makes champion Chelsea a happy family again

Only one year later to celebrate this win in a league where there are for me big, big teams with great players, great managers, it's great. Conte was also asked about the key situations in last night's game, where Blues outcast Michy Batshuayi came on from the bench to score the winning goal eight minutes before full-time whistle. Read More

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Jose Mourinho hilariously destroys Arsenal despite Man Utd defeat

Jose Mourinho hilariously destroys Arsenal despite Man Utd defeat

Sergio Romero may take his regular starting spot in goal in the Europa League in place of David De Gea and Marouane Fellaini is also available before serving the final match of his three-game domestic ban against Tottenham on Sunday. They played from the first minute until the last minute. They were walking with their heads low, so finally they sing, the scarves, it's nice for them, honestly. Read More

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Fulham and Reading all square after playoff semi-final first leg

Fulham and Reading all square after playoff semi-final first leg

With honours even in west London, a place in the play-off final at Wembley remains up for grabs for both teams in Tuesday's second leg at Reading's Madejski Stadium. "One hundred percent we believe we can win, and then go all the way". McShane was shown a red card for an terrible challenge on Kevin McDonald with 10 minutes left, but Fulham couldn't find a priceless second goal. Read More

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Diamondbacks C Iannetta placed on concussion DL

Greinke had a no-hitter going all the way into the eighth inning before Gregory Polanco popped a solo shot in the beginning of the frame. The Diamondbacks won the game 11-4. Pittsburgh took a 2-1 lead in the fourth inning despite getting only ball out of the infield. Pittsburgh sends 25-year-old right-hander Trevor Williams to the mound for his second start of the season against Arizona. Read More

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Rohit, Shami back as selectors back Dhoni for Champions Trophy defence

Rohit Sharma , who was part of the 2013 ICC Champions Trophy winning squad , missed a lot of global cricket due to a thigh surgery. Perhaps, the inclusion of Manish Pandey instead of an extra spinner was a talking point but MSK Prasad, the chairman of selectors, was at pains to point that out it was exclusively due to the quality of India's two spinners, Ravindra Jadeja and R Ashwin , that a third option hadn't been picked. Read More

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Mourinho: De Gea Will Miss EL Final

David De Gea has been United's first choice goalkeeper since 2012 but Sergio Romero has been preferred in this season's Europa League campaign. They can also call upon cup pedigree that saw them overcome Real Madrid in the quarter-finals of this season's Copa del Rey, a year after they had accounted for Atletico Madrid at the same stage of the tournament. Read More

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Ryan, Senators shock Penguins in Game 1 of East final

Ryan, Senators shock Penguins in Game 1 of East final

Ottawa is led by arguably the best player in the National Hockey League right now in defenseman Erik Karlsson, who netted the game-winning goal in Game 6 on the road to oust the New York Rangers in the previous round. Of the Senators' nine playoff wins so far, eight have been by one goal. Saturday night's Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Final was the 25th extra-time affair of these Stanley Cup Playoffs and no one will argue against the sheer excitement that OT brings. Read More

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Schmeichel rages at inconsistent refs after Leicester lose at Manchester City

Leicester boss Craig Shakespeare said: "To the letter of the ball, Raheem Sterling was offside when City scored their first goal and he did try to make contact with the ball". Toure has never missed a penalty for City but gave spot kick duties to youngster Gabriel Jesus, who's never taken a penalty for the club. GK Willy Caballero, 7 - The goalkeeper is not renowned for being particularly commanding in his box but did very well as Leicester continued to put in corners, free kicks and ... Read More

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Ozil has blossomed in new Arsenal role - Wenger

If Liverpool win their remaining match against the already relegated Middlesbrough, they will be guaranteed to finish above Arsenal and in the Champions League qualification places. "I think this result is a continuity of what we have done during the week". Arsenal has now regained crucial momentum and confidence ahead of its final two matches against Sunderland and Everton, much to the pleasure of its relieved manager Wenger. Read More

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Klopp: West Ham thrashing was flawless

Out of their 19 league games at home this season, the Hammers have lost eight of them - winning just seven. "It's the best situation to be in, we are playing Liverpool in front of 60,000 people". After top-four rivals Arsenal and Manchester City won on Saturday, the pressure was on Liverpool and they responded in the flawless manner. It has been a good last few weeks for us, but we probably have not got as many points as we should. Read More

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Arsenal's Granit Xhaka doubtful for Southhampton clash due to injury

Arsenal's Granit Xhaka doubtful for Southhampton clash due to injury

Liverpool received £34.2m in Europa League prize money last season as a result of their progression to the final, where they lost to Sevilla in Basel, and United have already earned a similar amount by reaching the semifinals. An away game at Tottenham awaits next Sunday but, given United haven't managed a single goal at Liverpool , Chelsea , Manchester City or Arsenal this season, it's unrealistic to expect a win at White Hart Lane. Read More

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Nadal beats Djokovic to reach Madrid final

Four games without a point against the serve followed as Nadal closed in on victory. "I haven't had that feeling in months, so it's great to feel that", said the 12-time Grand Slam champion. Rafael Nadal vs Dominic Thiem live streaming , Madrid Open live streaming and tennis live streaming info follows. "I wasn't expecting to beat him at all tonight, to be honest", Kyrgios said. Read More

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Si Woo Kim becomes youngest victor of Players Championship

Si Woo Kim becomes youngest victor of Players Championship

Choi who did so in 2011, the last tournament he has claimed. Kim fired a bogey-free final round of three-under 69 to snatch the title at 10-under 278 at TPC at Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, on Sunday (local time). Kim sank a 24-foot birdie putt at the par-4 seventh to seize the lead and sank an 18-foot birdie putt at the par-5 ninth to reach 10-under for a two-stroke advantage. Read More

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Manchester United v Ajax - how they measure up

Manchester United v Ajax - how they measure up

However, the former Chelsea boss has chose to show loyalty above logic and has revealed one key decision over his team selection. Winning Europa League will provide an opportunity to compete in the next season's Champions League for Jose Mourinho's side, who are struggling to make it to the Premier League top four. Read More

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