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by | May 28, 2017 | 23:48

It's a rumour that is seemingly set to stick even over time, with Jurgen Klopp set to be forever linked with a reunion with the German worldwide. Gerrard, who will take up his first full-time coaching role in charge of Liverpool's Under-18s next season, added: "It's his aura and the way he is with you - how he makes you feel".

by | May 28, 2017 | 23:52

Arsenal Wenger is now the most successful manager in FA Cup history, having amassed seven winners' medals. "It's been an up and down season but to finish it with an FA Cup has to be a successful season", Ramsey said after repeating his final victor against Hull in 2014.

by | May 29, 2017 | 00:11

It should also give the Gunners some momentum heading into one of the most important summers in club history, as the futures of Wenger, Sanchez and star midfielder Mesut Ozil at the club are all up in the air. An announcement regarding Wenger's future is expected on Wednesday, though he was unable to provide much insight as to what the meeting will involve.

by | May 28, 2017 | 23:36

Aaron Ramsey , who scored the winning goal to deny English Premier League champion Chelsea a double, certainly hopes there isn't change in the dugout. We looked slightly off the pace and it is unlike us. "We go home with a bad taste because of what has happened but for sure we would rather win the Premier League than the FA Cup ".

by | May 29, 2017 | 00:38

Chelsea had been hot favorites to put the icing on the cake of a remarkable debut season for manager Antonio Conte but were not at their clinical best as Arsenal lifted the Cup for the third time in four seasons. But today Arsenal managed to get in nearly every time and it was only bad finishing and bad luck that restricted Arsenal to two goals . Diego Costa finally leveled the match in the 76th minute when he chested a pass down from Willian, outmuscled Rob Holding and ...

by | May 29, 2017 | 00:55

Wenger's stock has fallen in the eyes of Arsenal fans as the team have struggled at times this season , failing to qualify for the Champions League for the first time in 20 years. Having not started a game for Arsenal in 392 days, Per Mertesacker was called upon by Wenger after injury and suspension decimated his defence.

by | May 29, 2017 | 01:07

Spurs coach Gregg Popovich argued that Pachulia's play was "dangerous" and "unsportsmanlike ". Leonard starting Game 3 on Saturday after a solid three days of rest would be a relief for San Antonio , but it's no guarantee that the shellacking they were laying on the Warriors in Game 1 will return.

by | May 28, 2017 | 23:49

With leading scorer Isaiah Thomas out for Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals and a pair of brutal beatdowns in the first two games , you can't blame them. The two-time All-Star was sidelined in Game 2 after aggravating a hip injury. The 17-time National Basketball Association champs also lost their leading scorer, the 5-foot-9-inch Thomas, for the remainder of the season due to a hip injury.

by | May 28, 2017 | 23:36

There was nearly too much historical context to dissect, and so James did what his instincts told him to do. "The closeout game is always the hardest.and Boston is going to make it even harder", said LeBron James , who rebounded from a playoff-low 11 points in Game 3 to score 34 in Game 4.

by | May 29, 2017 | 00:08

The Czech two-time Wimbledon champion was playing her first match since November after she was forced to sit out the past six month to recover from hand surgery after being attacked by a knife-wielding home invader in her apartment last December.

by | May 29, 2017 | 00:31

Taking home a nice $1,890,000 for his spectacular performance, Kim also climbed up to a career high 28 in the world rankings to announce himself as one of golf's most promising young talents. Moreno had a 74 after taking a two-stroke lead into the final round. His horror Sunday began with a two-over score through his first nine holes before a disastrous quadruple-bogey nine at the par-five 16th and a double-bogey five at the famous par-three 17th pushed him to eight over for the round.

by | May 28, 2017 | 23:28

Costa says he would only be willing to leave Stamford Bridge to re-sign for Atletico, the club he joined Chelsea from in 2014 for £32 million, although the Spanish side would have to pay almost double that to prise him away. Speculation over Costa's future has remained since a January bust-up with boss Antonio Conte came against the backdrop of mega-money interest from Chinese side Tianjin Quanjian.

by | May 29, 2017 | 00:24

John McGraw's Giants won the rematch the following year 4-0 with one tie before Ruth gave the Yankees their first title the following year to cap the first season at Yankee Stadium. Lue owes acting Warriors coach Mike Brown $100, and Brown is ready to accept it when their teams face off in the NBA Finals beginning Thursday, June 1.

by | May 29, 2017 | 01:00

On Wednesday, even Cavs head coach Tyronn Lue said that defending what the Celtics are running is tougher for him to plan against than what Golden State does. Yet, Lue said that the Celtics' unpredictability - born out of necessity, with Thomas' shutting down his season at halftime of Game 2 because of a hip injury - has made things hard after the coach had to scrap his defensive orders all catered toward limiting Thomas.

by | May 29, 2017 | 01:00

The fans want more. "I think it's a pleasure for everyone to offer this trophy to the coach", he said. Perhaps more competent leadership would have cleared up far sooner whether Wenger was staying. We knew they would play well as they have the last weeks. There was better luck, too. "The first goal should never have been allowed - it was clearly a handball and then Ramsey was offside because he was interfering in play", Courtois said.

by | May 29, 2017 | 00:29

I knew a little bit more about football than what they led on... "Going somewhere where they don't have route conversions into certain coverages was just absurd. The malice has been out in force, with Jacobs taking to the radio last week to slam a coach he played for in 2012, when the team made the Super Bowl but Jacobs was a nonentity, dealing with injuries or suspensions or ineffectiveness all year.

by | May 29, 2017 | 00:22

After having a historic 73 win season, the Cavaliers brought their season to an end. Despite the fact that the Cavs will be underdogs in that potential series, Lue believes that the offense of the team's current opponent, the Boston Celtics , has an offense that's more hard to plan for than that of the high-powered Warriors .

by | May 28, 2017 | 23:30

The Cavs set an National Basketball Association record by winning their 13th consecutive series closeout opportunity. INDEPENDENCE, Ohio - Everywhere from the Las Vegas sportsbooks to ESPN's Basketball Percentage Index to even LeBron James' framing of the 2017 NBA Finals , the Cleveland Cavaliers as heavy underdogs against the Golden State Warriors .

by | May 28, 2017 | 23:24

Another Wembley triumph arguably vindicates Arsenal's reported decision to offer Wenger - out of contract at the end of this term - a new two-year contract despite a season of criticism. The FA Cup victory adds some much-needed joy to a campaign in which they finished fifth in the Premier League, failing to reach the Champions League for the first time in 20 years.

by | May 29, 2017 | 00:22

Alexis Sanchez controversially put Arsenal ahead, after referee Anthony Taylor failed to spot the blatant handball by the Columbian and incorrectly deemed the offside Ramsey was not interfering with play. "I don't mind facing criticism from supporters or from journalists, I will always try to answer it if I can, but once the game starts you should stand behind your team ".

by | May 28, 2017 | 23:15

If not, then we'll see". "I'm still calm. We will talk". "I don't know if I am top five, top 10, top 20". I'm happy at the club. The former Lens midfielder admitted in February that he would be open to returning to the Premier League in the future.

by | May 29, 2017 | 00:21

The Penguins will now try to become back-to-back champions when they go up against the Nashville Predators in the Stanley Cup Finals . But it all evaporated. But with Kerr sidelined indefinitely with chronic back woes, it's Brown that's steered the Warriors into the finals . James has three National Basketball Association titles while Jordan has six.

by | May 29, 2017 | 00:13

The champion in 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014, Nadal , now 30, was written off when he lost to Novak Djokovic in the 2015 quarter-finals, ending a 39-match win streak in Paris since his shock defeat to Robin Soderling in 2009.

by | May 28, 2017 | 23:20

Wenger has been under enormous pressure at Arsenal this season and his side have struggled to find consistent form at times . The victory marked an incredible turnaround in fortunes for Arsenal , who finished fifth in the English Premier League - which ruled them out of next season's Champions League .

by | May 28, 2017 | 23:11

However, the fact that a limited Stokes was only able to bowl three overs and will now undergo a second scan on that aforementioned knee issue provides some cause for concern. In the penultimate over, Amla failed to even get a hand on a skied top edge from Moeen at fine leg, to cap a poor effort in the field. Man of the match Stokes said: "You want to be in those situations".

by | May 29, 2017 | 00:05

Srinivas Reddy killed his son-in-law Naresh on May 2 and burnt his body, said a senior police official. "All this happened on the intervening night of May 2 and 3". Naresh's father, Amboji Venkatiah, had lodged a missing complaint on May 11 after he was unable to contact him. Venkataiah, had earlier filed a habeas corpus in the High Court after the youth went missing.

by | May 29, 2017 | 00:16

Of course I want to play. "This is just football but what happened on Monday was terrible". "We needed to start winning silverware again and, to be honest, If you had said we would win four trophies in last two seasons, you would have thought 'where are those trophies going to come from?' We're all proud of them, it was a great achievement".

by | May 28, 2017 | 22:49

Regardless of his decision, I think it was important for him to win this FA Cup . They've united and responded. "They are in a good way, they showed strength and unity and we played spectacular football". Arsenal could have had another late on, but Mesut Ozil struck the post from inside the area. In a season of doom and gloom for Arsenal , they were able to triumph in the end to beat Premier League winners Chelsea in the final.

by | May 29, 2017 | 00:31

A local reporter chronicled the ideal game by tweeting out his an image of his scorebook. While she knew she had it in her, it took her coach a little longer to realize what was about to happen. Faieta might have realized what she was accomplishing before her coach. Earlier this month, the sophomore pitcher struck out all 15 batters she faced in a five-inning game.

by | May 29, 2017 | 00:02

The second goal that the Blues so richly deserved came after 23 minutes and again, De Bruyne was the architect. However, Manchester City manager Guardiola , who has repeatedly expressed reservations about the quality of officiating at Premier League matches this season, has suggested that the football authorities should focus their attention elsewhere.

by | May 29, 2017 | 00:16

This anti-Bautista vibe was evident before the game as a Braves fan worked up a Photoshopped sign of Odor's punch to Bautista's face, but instead of Odor, it was Peterson in a Braves cap. Jose Bautista is still flipping his bat - and still irritating his opponents. Bautista famously flipped his bat when he hit a critical home run against the Texas Rangers in the 2015 playoffs, but the timing was much more fitting than his relatively meaningless Wednesday long ball in an Atlanta ...

by | May 28, 2017 | 22:54

Wenger, who has been in charge at Arsenal for 21 years, is yet to reveal whether he will sign an extension to the contract that expires at the end of the season. The referee hesitated and consulted with his assistants before finally awarding the goal - much to the chagrin of everyone Chelsea. As well as handball, there was a suspicion that Ramsey, standing metres offside but deemed not to be interfering, had made a move towards the ball.

by | May 28, 2017 | 22:31

Pepe is out of contract at the end of the season, and despite having being offered a one year extension at the Bernabeu, he could choose to move to the San Siro instead where they are offering him a two-year deal. James Rodriguez has found on-pitch time hard to come by under Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane, with the Frenchman only offering the Colombian 1824 minutes this season, most of which came against minnows in La Liga and in the Copa del Rey.

by | May 28, 2017 | 22:41

The road might intimidate a young team, but not a "been there-done that" team like the Cavaliers . "It's carried me all the way to this point now, and it's going to carry me for the rest of my career because scoring is not No 1 on my agenda".

by | May 28, 2017 | 22:22

European Council President Donald Tusk said that both sides did not agree on climate, trade and Russian Federation in their first meeting but found common ground on security and fighting extremism and terrorism. In fact, he raised the question whether the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation alliance between Europe and the United States can survive if the Europeans continue to place the defense burden unfairly on Washington.