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by | May 27, 2017 | 09:45

Pogba and man of the match Ander Herrera both dedicated victory to the victims of Monday's devastating suicide bomb attack on concert-goers at Manchester Arena, which also left dozens injured. "I'm disappointed because you play finals to win them". "I think, first of all, Manchester is a city like Glasgow, it is a working class city, we have fantastic people there and they will get together", he said.

by | May 27, 2017 | 08:16

Example one happened Monday, when she and President Trump were walking down the tarmac after landing in Israel . Those in the Trump inner-circle insist this is just the first lady's personality . This time, it was in Rome. But Melania slapped her hubbie's hand away without even breaking stride or showing any sort of emotion. This time she was less obvious.

by | May 27, 2017 | 08:53

Luiz has been integral to Chelsea's success this term and he has been the mainstay of their switch to three at the back with 33 Premier League appearances. "I think last season was not a good season for Chelsea and this season we did great since the beginning, not just because of me, I think because of everybody", insisted Luiz.

by | May 27, 2017 | 09:12

Real Madrid now need only a draw against Malaga on May 21 to lift the coveted trophy over Barcelona who are three points behind the Los Blancos on the table. Real Madrid super star, Cristiano Ronaldo has created history as he became the all-time top scorer in the five biggest leagues in Europe. Their third and last remaining game is the Champions League final against Juventus.

by | May 27, 2017 | 08:05

How many of us are aware, however, that the 35-year-old possesses some great taekwondo skills as well? MLS franchises LA Galaxy and LA FC are rumoured to be interested in taking Ibrahimovic to California, but there remains a possibility that he could choose to remain a free agent and sign a short-term deal back at Old Trafford once he has reached full fitness.

by | May 27, 2017 | 07:47

According to the report, Morgan Jr. was found in possession of 21.4 grams of marijuana, as well as drug paraphernalia during a traffic stop. Antonio Reed, another Nebraska football player, was in the auto as well, and there was a girl in the backseat.

by | May 27, 2017 | 07:13

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. The last player to win the Masters and record a hole-in-one in a PGA Tour event in the same year was Tiger Woods in 1997. Phil Mickelson first competed in The Players Championship as a senior at Arizona State in 1992, the year before Justin Thomas, Daniel Berger and Jordan Spieth were even born.

by | May 27, 2017 | 07:53

On the tightest and most intricate circuit on the Formula One calendar, the four-time champion blitzed around the streets of the Mediterranean principality to clock a best lap in one minute and 12.720 seconds. The good news for Ricciardo is there are similarities between 2016, when he surprised many to claim pole in Monaco , and this year. "It's very important to have good feelings in the vehicle here", said Vettel.

by | May 27, 2017 | 08:46

While he may have recovered, there remain significant concerns over his match fitness against the energetic Premier League champions, who scored 85 times in the process of securing a record 30 league victories, particularly given the potential for extra-time.

by | May 27, 2017 | 07:21

The Frenchman, whose future will be decided at a board meeting after the game, has been Gunners boss since 1996 but his contract expires this summer. "I don't know [if this will be my last game]", he told reporters . 'If the said champion club is also the current holder of the Football Association Challenge Cup, the previous season's runners-up to the said champion club or such other clubs as the Association may decide'.

by | May 27, 2017 | 07:00

Rooney , who says he has no end of offers both in England and overseas with China often being mooted as a possible destination, says ultimately the decision could come down to whether he is satisfied with a bit part role at United or having regular first team football .

by | May 27, 2017 | 08:45

Manchester United built a two-goal lead early in the second half thanks to Henrikh Mkhitaryan's strike from a corner. They join Juventus, Ajax , Bayern Munich and Chelsea as the only clubs to have won the Champions League , the Europa League and the now defunct European Cup Winners' Cup.

by | May 27, 2017 | 08:18

Wenger said a lack of Champions League involvement would not have any impact on the quality of players that Arsenal would be able to sign in the close season. Sunderland had threatened twice on the break, through Didier N'Dong and Jermain Defoe, and had a chance to lead straight after half-time from an indirect free-kick six yards out, but Sebastian Larsson scooped into the six-yard box and Arsenal cleared.

by | May 27, 2017 | 07:25

In November, Murray became the first British man to reach world No. 1 since the rankings were introduced in 1973. Murray was drawn in the same half as third seed Stan Wawrinka , who he beat in the semi-finals past year, with Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic potential last-four opponents in the bottom section.

by | May 27, 2017 | 06:39

Kelly Olynyk another. Marcus Smart stepped into the starting lineup, and rookie Jaylen Brown helped out from the bench . They were up by at least 30 points for most of the second half. Minutes after the National Basketball Association announced the three finalists for the MVP award - and James wasn't among them - the Cavaliers star scored 30 points before resting in the fourth quarter.

by | May 27, 2017 | 06:54

Harry Kane raced into the lead for the 2016-17 Golden Boot with a four-goal salvo as Tottenham Hotspur thrashed Leicester City 6-1 in their penultimate English Premier League tie at the King Power Stadium on Thursday. It was the kind of predatory performance that Pochettino believes further enhances Kane's reputation as one of the world's best finishers. "We are so calm about our key players and they are very happy here.

by | May 27, 2017 | 07:35

Mumbai Indians (MI) Squad: P Patel, L Simmons, RG Sharma, A Rayudu, K Pollard, K Pandya, H Pandya, K Sharma, M Johnson , L Malinga, J Bumrah . Sunrisers skipper David Warner feels they were 30 runs short of what would have been a defendable score on this wicket.

by | May 27, 2017 | 07:57

Jonathan Bernier took over and gave up two goals ( Nashville's third was an empty-netter) and stopped 16 shots in his first appearance in almost two weeks for the Ducks, who already were without 30-goal scorers Rickard Rakell and Patrick Eaves .

by | May 27, 2017 | 06:21

Manchester City also posted a message on Twitter after United's victory which simply said #ACityUnited. "First of all Manchester is a working class city and it has fantastic people there", said the 75-year-old Scot, who began his working life in the Glasgow shipyards.

by | May 27, 2017 | 07:52

The manager told us the only thing we could do was to win this for them. Paul Pogba and Henrikh Mkhitaryan scored the goals for Manchester. Speaking after the game, Mourinho said: "If we could, we would obviously change the people's lives for this cup, immediately".

by | May 27, 2017 | 07:17

James began making his presence known early and did a bit of everything. Cavaliers scored 43 points in the first quarter, crushing all dreams of the Celtics fans and players. Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James attacks the rim. He even helped coach Cameron's high school football team, and - when he could - took red-eye flights back from the Bay Area to go to Cameron's games this season at Case Western Reserve University.

by | May 27, 2017 | 06:21

Isaiah Thomas' 2016-17 season ended a little bit earlier than the rest of his Celtics' teammates, giving him some added time to reflect on his incredible campaign. Likewise, here's Jeff Clark on why this season was an unmitigated success for the Celtics . Just six other players have made it to at least that many in a row, and they all were part of the Celtics' dynasty, which spanned the 1950s into the 1960s.

by | May 27, 2017 | 07:24

Avery Bradley's 3-pointer found its way into the hoop with 0.1 seconds left, and for the time being, the Boston Celtics found their way back into the Eastern Conference finals. They played a hell of a game and they took it to us and we weren't able to stop the runs that they made. James said he "didn't have it" in Game 3.

by | May 27, 2017 | 06:57

The coach is now on a brief leave of absence from the club . Although the Vikings said in a statement earlier this week that all agreed Zimmer taking "a few weeks" off would be the best path to recovery, Zimmer has indicated it was a more a forced leave of absence, even if he might agree with the sentiment.

by | May 27, 2017 | 06:23

He passed Michael Jordan in the third quarter to become the NBA's all-time leading scorer in the playoffs. "I did it just being me. And so, as I told our guys, we made a lot of great strides, but this pain is part of the path to what we ultimately want to be".

by | May 27, 2017 | 06:08

LeBron James and company were unbeaten through 10 games before losing to the Celtics on a last-second 3-pointer in Sunday's Game 3 . That the Cavs did, because they seem to thrive on drama. James scored 11 points with six assists in the period and Irving, showing no sign of the twisted left ankle he suffered in the third quarter of game four, scored nine as Cleveland shot 64 percent from the field in the first quarter.

by | May 27, 2017 | 06:54

We won for Manchester, we worked for them, for the country. Manchester United definitely lifted three trophies this season. As Mourinho said in his post-match press conference, poets do not win titles. "We knew where they were better than us, we knew where we were better than them, we tried to kill their good qualities and exploit their weaknesses".

by | May 27, 2017 | 06:16

While he had an off game, the entire Penguins team played poorly to lose 5-1 in Game 3. Olli Maatta , Sidney Crosby and Brian Dumoulin gave the Penguins a 3-0 lead before the Senators replied with a Clarke MacArthur goal late in the second period.

by | May 27, 2017 | 06:07

Griezmann himself added fuel to those speculations earlier this week by stating his chances of moving to Old Trafford ahead of the 2017-18 campaign are "six out of ten" . Herrera, voted Man of the Match in Thursday's 2-0 Europa League final win over Ajax a week after being named United's Player of the Year, told Cadena Ser : "Griezmann is a brilliant player, a phenomenon".

by | May 27, 2017 | 06:30

Through the first two games of the series, Gibson has seen Nashville fire off 79 shots on goal, the most he's seen in consecutive games all postseason. Pekka Rinne made 22 saves for the Predators . It had been that kind of series for Rinne, who had uncharacteristically struggled in Game 2, allowing four or more goals for the first time in the playoffs.

by | May 27, 2017 | 06:23

Outside of the current Cavaliers , who didn't have to overcome anyone by virtue of James heading home, nearly every other champion had to take their lumps, feel the pain of losing and then get back at it. There's notably also another superstar on Golden State's already-loaded roster. The Warriors went 12-0 against the Western Conference in this year's playoffs with an average margin of victory of 16.3 points, per ESPN Stats & Info .

by | May 27, 2017 | 05:11

World No. 1 Andy Murray is seeded to face 2015 champion Stan Wawrinka in the last four. Andy Murray will face Andrey Kuznetsov in the first round of the French Open . The two were spotted together on the tennis court and the first photos of the stars were published on social media. Djokovic , the defending champion at Roland Garros, named United States legend Agassi as his new coach on Sunday, May 21, just minutes after losing the Rome Masters final to Alexander Zverev .

by | May 27, 2017 | 06:13

Roger Federer and Pete Sampras have seven Wimbledon titles, Martina Navratilova nine. If the seedings work out, 2016 runner-up Murray would face Japan's Kei Nishikori in the last eight. Kind of creating a new team, creating a new vibe, it feels exciting", the 30-year-old victor of 12 Grand Slam titles, Djokovic told a news conference.

by | May 27, 2017 | 06:09

It is the first time since 1996 that Arsenal have failed to finish in the top four and it remains to be seen how the prospect of Europa League football will affect the squad this summer. Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has welcomed support from Alex Ferguson, though he does not expect to match his former rival by reaching 26 years at the Emirates Stadium .

by | May 27, 2017 | 06:45

In his game on Thursday against the Boston Celtics, James surpassed Michael Jordan , who held the previous record with 5,987. Game 5 was his 125th career postseason game, while Jordan played 179 playoff games in his career. The Cleveland Cavaliers made history tonight. . The inevitability of this Finals matchup sucked some of the drama and fun out of the postseason so far, but now these two teams are ready to go.