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Man United beat Ajax to claim Europa League title

Behind the goal, United fans high on a emotion sang "We'll Never Die" and "Manchester" until the whistle blew. "We tried to focus on the win and lift the trophy and try to lift the spirit of the town". "But in a bad season, in a season where sometimes I felt my team is the worst in the world and I am the worst manager in the world, we won three trophies and go to the Champions League by winning a trophy. Read More

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8 tweets that defined Game 3 of the Senators-Penguins series

Although that power play was condensed to 37 seconds, had they scored they would have forced the game to overtime and potentially extended their series lead to 3-1 - one win away from the Stanley Cup Final. Pittsburgh did not record its first shot on goal at five-on-five until just 1.1 seconds remained in the first period. "It wasn't the outcome we wanted", said defenseman Brian Dumoulin said of Game 6, "but it's a best-of-seven series for a reason". Read More

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Defensive role has Oxlade-Chamberlain studying wing-backs

Oxlade-Chamberlain faces an anxious wait to see whether he will start ahead of Hector Bellerin, who has impressed in his absence and scored a rare goal in the 3-1 last-day win over Everton in the Premier League . Their wealth of injuries means Per Mertesacker could make his first start in nearly 13 months, although he's unsure if he's even fit enough to play. Read More

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Jamie Carragher questions Arsene Wenger about Arsenal squad

Jamie Carragher questions Arsene Wenger about Arsenal squad

Conte has surprised many by turning Chelsea around this season, while he showed his faith in Zouma as he kept him in the squad his near year long absence due to a cruciate ligament injury. Mertesacker has not started a game in nearly 13 months and Wenger admitted selecting the German might depend on the formation Arsenal play. It means a lot [to have a successful season after finishing tenth]. Read More

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Morgan plays down Stokes fears, happy with own form

Click on the video above to watch his disastrous attempt , and then join us for live coverage of the second ODI between England and South Africa from 10.30am on Sky Sports 2 this Saturday. " England played phenomenally well with the bat, credit to Morgs for the hundred", he said. "We couldn't get a partnership going and at the end of the day we were outplayed". Read More

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'Broken' Ariana Grande has suspended her world tour after deadly Manchester attack

'Broken' Ariana Grande has suspended her world tour after deadly Manchester attack

Nearly one week after a suicide bomber killed 22 and wounded dozens more at her Manchester Arena appearance, Ariana Grande has announced she plans to return to Manchester for a benefit concert to raise money for attack victims . UK Home Secretary Amber Rudd slammed USA leaks on the investigation into the Manchester attack as "irritating" Wednesday and said she had made it clear that it "should not happen again". Read More

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'Humble' Jose on 'poets' and Man United transfer plans

'Humble' Jose on 'poets' and Man United transfer plans

It is just a football game and a trophy but if we can help and support with this just 1 per cent it is enough for us". "And we didn't. we just came to do our job". England's biggest club looks to be in the right hands now. "We didn't", Bosz, the first coach to steer Ajax to a major European final since Louis van Gaal in 1996, said. Read More

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Griezmann rejects claims Man Utd deal is done

Griezmann rejects claims Man Utd deal is done

Griezmann's prolific finishing has led to many clubs eyeing up a move for the striker, with Manchester United supposedly in the lead to gaining his signature. "I don't know him but he seems like a good person so". He is quoted as saying by Marca: "I would tell those people [who think that Atletico can not compete for titles] to come here at Atletico and see for themselves". Read More

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Si Woo Kim's win lands punter a fortune

He also managed to take all the suspense from the TPC Sawgrass . It was a horror final round for Day, scoring two-over through his first nine holes before a disastrous quadruple-bogey nine at the 16th and a double-bogey at the famous par-3 17th to score eight over for the round. Read More

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Rory McIlroy set to miss Europe's flagship event due to back injury

Rory McIlroy set to miss Europe's flagship event due to back injury

He had one of only four bogey-free rounds at TPC Sawgrass. The marquee pairing of McIlroy, World No. 1 Dustin Johnson and Justin Thomas all finished at even par after two days. "It was just a slight mis-hit and the ball started cutting on the wind". Scott, the 2004 victor at golf's unofficial "fifth major", had stormed to a flawless six-under par through 15 holes to be outright leader before finding water on the 17th and 18th holes and finishing with two straight double bogeys. Read More

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Manchester United win Europa League

Nonetheless, England's highest scorer says he won't play for another Premier League club. Two days after a suicide bomber killed 22 people following an Ariana Grande concert at Manchester Arena, United's fans, players and staff stood unbowed in Stockholm. Read More

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Youthful Ajax lose 2-0 to Manchester United in Europa League final

Youthful Ajax lose 2-0 to Manchester United in Europa League final

United produced a calm, mature performance following a week marked by tragedy that began with the killing of 22 people by a suicide bomber near Manchester Arena after a performance by the US singer Ariana Grande . "All the players who played today learnt a lot and this is one aspect of the game where United were better than we were". They likely surprised themselves by how happy winning the Europa League made them. Read More

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No surprise: It's Cavs-Warriors in the NBA Finals, again

Cleveland won the three road games in the series by a combined 90 points, the last two by a total of 77. In Game 5 against Boston , he scored 35 points to overtake Jordan as the postseason's leading scorer . They have earned a rubber match with the Warriors, setting up one of the most anticipated NBA Finals in recent memory. James weighed in on the constant comparison to Jordan and his desire to create a comparable legacy to the National Basketball Association legend prior to Game 5 on ... Read More

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Sevilla, AFA reach deal for Sampaoli

Sevilla, AFA reach deal for Sampaoli

The Spanish club says "this outline of an agreement depends on the writing and delivery of relevant documents, which must be signed by both parties on June 1". They were knocked out of the Champions League and Copa del Rey at the last-16 stage. However, Sampaoli already has an impressive record in global football as he led Chile to win the Copa America for the first time in 2015, beating Messi's Argentina in the final. Read More

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Andy Murray struggles with illness on French Open 2017 eve

We had organised a family trip during Roland Garros anyway which was planned for a long time. The seeds of the partnership were sown when Djokovic phoned Agassi to thank him for public support at a time when the critics were circling. That's one of the things I felt I needed: " new inspiration, someone [who] knows exactly what I'm going through on the court, off the court". He's done well in Geneva too after reaching the semi-finals, so you can look at the projected draw and everything ... Read More

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Wenger deserves to stay at Arsenal, says Conte

Wenger has faced criticism after a season in which the team finished outside the top four of the Premier League for the first time in 20 years. Arsenal will also love to put a smile on the faces of their numerous fans around the world after an underwhelming season by winning their 13th FA Cup title making them the club with the most FA Cup titles in England . Read More

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Hamilton fastest in Monaco GP 1st practice

Vettel clocked the fastest-ever lap of the Monte Carlo street circuit - a 1m12.720s - to set the pace on Thursday afternoon, with team-mate Kimi Raikkonen third. Thanks to a Monaco quirk, Mercedes will have a whole free day to look at the data and adjust the set-up of both drivers as the circuit reopens to the public on Friday. Read More

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Steve Kerr Still 'not able to coach,' Finals Status Unclear

Steve Kerr Still 'not able to coach,' Finals Status Unclear

Why? Unlike last year, when the championship series between the Cavaliers and Warriors commenced just three days after Golden State edged Oklahoma City in Game 7 of the Western Conference Finals, this year's battle for the Larry O'Brien Championship Trophy will likely endure a lull of approximately one week in between the final two series of the season. Read More

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Vettel: Mercedes FP2 pace 'weird'

That there is still so little to choose between the pair was clear in Monte Carlo yesterday, with the Briton topping the first practice session, only two-tenths ahead of Vettel . "So there is a lot of studying to do to try and understand where we went wrong, but I'm confident in my guys that they will find it". Rivals Mercedes finished well off the pace in the second practice session after making a mistake with its setup , as both drivers finished in the lower reaches of the top ten in ... Read More

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NBA Finals: Buckle up for Cavs-Warriors 3.0

He also was the only Celtic to average more than 17 points per game in the regular season or the playoffs. There was nearly too much historical context to dissect, and so James did what his instincts told him to do. The Cavs " "Big Three' were strongly backed by their reserves. "Isaiah was that for (the Celtics ) and a huge part of (their) season". He has scored 955 of those points against Boston , the most for any player against any team. Read More

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Arsene Wenger's contradictions just don't add up

It has been confirmed that Arsenal defender Gabriel Paulista will miss the club's FA Cup final clash against Chelsea iatWembley on Saturday as he has been ruled out for close to eight weeks. Whether Wenger is back in charge at the Emirates Stadium next season is yet to be resolved. "We beat them once, they beat us once, so they're gonna want to get revenge, but we'll stick to our tactics and try and make sure we'll win". Read More

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Johan Carlsson takes BMW PGA lead at revamped Wentworth

It is also the first staging of the PGA Championship at Wentworth since the latest redesign of the West Course , which has seen greens on the eighth, 11th, 14th and 16th holes completely rebuilt and another five partially remodelled. "They are 100 times better than they were". After holing from 50 feet for an eagle on the par-five second, Johnson dropped shots at the fourth and seventh before a birdie on the ninth took him to the turn in 35. Read More

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Bad news for Arsenal before the Chelsea FA Cup final

I want to win the cup for my club. "I was out for half a year and not available so it was hard at times ", Mertesacker told the club's official website . Who do you get in to keep that club the way they are for the next 20 years? But I have done this for 15 years so I expect myself to be absolutely ready no matter what comes. Read More

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We Forced Fernando Alonso to Race Alexander Rossi in Forza 6

We Forced Fernando Alonso to Race Alexander Rossi in Forza 6

Both teams should continue to dominate in Monaco, but they could be joined by surprises. Together with a failure to pit Vettel under the Virtual Safety Car period later in the race , handing a further time advantage to Mercedes, Ferrari seemed intent on costing themselves the victory - which they eventually did when Hamilton swooped around the outside of the Ferrari into Turn 1 on Lap 42. Read More

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Man City trio to leave when contracts expire

The 31-year-old is one of a number of senior players whose contract is due to expire in the coming weeks and he has been linked with a return to Sevilla . 'I wish him all the very best with his next move '. "It has been a privilege to play for this football club", said Sagna . The Argentine goalkeeper will leave the club this summer and will be remembered for his penalty-saving heroics in the 2016 League Cup final against Liverpool . Read More

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Police make 2 more arrests over Manchester bombing

Police make 2 more arrests over Manchester bombing

Greater Manchester Police Chief Constable Ian Hopkins said , without elaborating, that searches of suspects' homes brought "very important" clues in the probe of Monday's bombing at the close of an Ariana Grande show. The official threat level in Britain was raised late on Tuesday for the first time in a decade to its highest level, "critical", meaning an attack could be imminent. Read More

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