by | May 21, 2017 | 03:42

It was not a gamble. Rather than bad luck or poor finishing or even the quality of the opposition, Carragher pins the blame for their poor showing away from Old Trafford on the United manager. Eight changes to United's starting line-up at the Emirates Stadium certainly pointed to Mourinho's focus on Friday morning's semi-final, second-leg tie at home to Celta Vigo .

by | May 21, 2017 | 02:20

Despite those disappointments, the Predators remained focused and continued to swarm over the fading Ducks before they finally capitalized on that late power play. This was the night the Nashville Predators grew up, the moment they showed enough perseverance and maturity to forever shed their reputation as being a nice little team that always lacked some ingredient necessary for success in the rugged environment of the Stanley Cup playoffs.

by | May 21, 2017 | 02:33

In addition the clubs eliminated in the Champions League play-offs are inserted into the Europa League group stages - the way in which Ajax entered this season's tournament having lost to Russian side Rostov last August. The Red Devils will finish the current campaign out of the top four but still have a chance to qualify for the Champions League winning the Europa League final that they will play on the 24 of May against Ajax .

by | May 21, 2017 | 01:12

The win means the Gunners will go into the final game of the season, at home to Everton, one point behind Liverpool in fourth spot. "Even if you have only one per cent chance, you would have to play totally at 100 per cent but I think we have a good chance.

by | May 21, 2017 | 02:10

The Celtics extended their lead to as many as 12, 40-28 in the first half of the quarter. In a series filled with ups and downs, the Boston Celtics now find themselves tied 2-2 with the Washington Wizards. In the first three games, Bradley moved between Wall and Bradley Beal . "They knew that we needed to come home and take care of business". Horford can pop out for a three.

by | May 21, 2017 | 01:58

For me it's a subject of no interest and so I would like to dedicate my time to something that is more interesting". But Laurent Koscielny is doubtful with a calf problem and with the FA Cup final looming, the French centre-back may be rested.

by | May 21, 2017 | 00:59

The United States and Canada are favourites to get the two Americas places, while Fiji, Samoa and Tonga are traditionally the strongest teams in Oceania. Australia , twice champions, and runners-up two years ago, will become reacquainted with Wales in Pool D , which also includes 11th ranked Georgia.

by | May 21, 2017 | 01:59

What we do know is that that the Warriors have outscored San Antonio 194-133 since Leonard limped off the court on Sunday. "It's getting better. I've been at practice, just watching things - a lot of treatment". The Golden State Warriors are averaging 117.1 points on 49.2 percent shooting and allowing 100.1 points on 41 percent shooting. Part of that is just seeing if I can run and at least be myself on the court.

by | May 21, 2017 | 01:51

Holmes and Chez Reavie shot 68s and are one stroke back at the TPC Sawgrass Stadium Course in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. Day was still just three shots back after he signed his first-round card. "Overall it was okay; I can't believe I'm only five off the lead and I can go out tomorrow morning, hopefully post a good score and get myself right back into the tournament".

by | May 21, 2017 | 00:10

It presents the club with a dilemma given that the player could potentially leave for free next year, although the Independent's report suggests that even with unsafe scenario looming it is still Arsenal's intention to keep him beyond the summer.

by | May 21, 2017 | 00:17

The next game you gonna be bald! The Celtics and LeBron James' Cleveland Cavaliers begin the 2017 Eastern Conference Finals tonight at TD Garden in Boston , less than 24 hours after the C's landed the No. "If you can get a really good guy with this pick, you've got him. Now we have the No. 1 pick and we will explore the value of it". "That's the way I would probably think about it".

by | May 21, 2017 | 01:30

Balancing the desire to win with resting players has been hard and Mourinho said it would have been worse it not for Oliver's decision to red card Ander Herrera sending off in the 1-0 FA Cup quarter-final defeat at Chelsea in March. "We know what we are doing and if we can win a third trophy [after the Community Shield and the EFL Cup] it would be magnificent for us because we know that it's a big objective".

by | May 20, 2017 | 23:42

But then it's all about if you pay or not when we talk about top players. That is his second season in the Premier League and we are so happy'. "We feel so proud of Harry, to score four goals was fantastic", Sport24 quoted Pochettino as saying .

by | May 20, 2017 | 23:45

Sharapova was initially hoping to be handed a wildcard to the main draw at Wimbledon this summer, but she has made a decision to enter the competition at the qualifying round and will need to win three matches in Roehampton to claim a place at SW19.

by | May 20, 2017 | 23:50

However, Sessegnon's future at Fulham is yet to be resolved as he turned 17 today so is only now able to sign a professional contract and several top clubs are hoping to tempt him away before he ties himself to the Cottagers. Roma's Mohamed Salah is one of a number of other wide attackers across Europe under consideration. The Egyptian wide-man nearly signed for Liverpool back in 2014 as his old club Basel rejected a number of offers before he eventually moved to Chelsea, though he ...

by | May 20, 2017 | 22:43

There's no specific clubs mentioned this time , but if Klopp and Liverpool are as interested as has been reported, then this is certainly a doable deal. And Klopp insists skipper Jordan Henderson will make a full recovery from the foot injury that has kept him out for three months. That's how life always is - make the best of it.

by | May 20, 2017 | 22:56

None of the Golden State Warriors roster were included in the first team. The game tipped off about 15 minutes after the National Basketball Association announced that James Harden , Russell Westbrook and Kawhi Leonard were the finalists for the MVP award - the first time since 2008 that James won't finish in the top three.

by | May 20, 2017 | 23:06

Their Champions League hopes went up in smoke last season after they lost 3-2 to West Ham United in the final game at Upton Park. Since 1899, this stadium was functional, but it will be replaced by a new 61,000-seater ground rising around it.

by | May 20, 2017 | 23:45

Their fans could taste it, feel it, rocking the building with their collective hopes and leather lungs. "If the Ducks win the next one, Nashville will be under the gun, the same one Anaheim was under Thursday". Predators coach Peter Laviolette said after the game that the 36-year-old Fisher was under evaluation. The Ducks killed off five penalties, including a 5 on 3 in the third.

by | May 20, 2017 | 23:16

According to ESPN , Kanter has been an outspoken critic of Erdogan and is a supporter of the Erdogan foe Fethullah Gulen , founder of the Gulen Movement who now lives in the US. In addition to being heavily critical of Erdogan, Kanter is also a supporter of Fethullah Gulen , a USA -based Muslim cleric who Erdogan wants extradited back to Turkey.

by | May 20, 2017 | 23:00

Arsene Wenger will sign a new two-year contract to remain Arsenal manager after accepting changes in the club's football structure. " Of the season? Yes ". "I don't know [what will happen at the meeting]". Despite Arsenal's struggles in the Premier League this campaign Sanchez has been simply excellent with the Chilean scoring 23 league finishes this season.

by | May 20, 2017 | 23:12

This is a heartbreak for Tottenham players as they were in superb form this season and were eyeing on the title but only to be denied by Chelsea . The Italian manager just like Antonio Conte moved to Chelsea in 2009/10 after a poor season for the club the year before.

by | May 20, 2017 | 22:48

The Twitter feed of a game each Friday , which started April 7, will be moved to Tuesdays. The Fordham product was reached for a total of 11 runs - 10 earned - and 17 hits in 11 1/3 innings over his previous two starts - both losses. Martinez is still searching for his first win but turned in a quality start with three runs allowed in six innings against Oakland on Saturday .

by | May 20, 2017 | 22:55

After getting blown out by the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 1, the Boston Celtics would have been better off forfeiting Game 2 and saving themselves the embarrassment. "He's had a nagging hip injury", said Boston coach Brad Stevens. "I don't know what else you say in that moment". Ultimately, they were terrific.

by | May 20, 2017 | 21:35

The top four battle will come to an end on Sunday when Arsenal face Everton in their last game. With both ends of the table sealed - Hull City, Middlesbrough and Sunderland are relegated and Chelsea is the champion with Tottenham finishing second - the race to get into the top four will go down the wire.

by | May 20, 2017 | 21:50

Keep up to date with ALL the Manchester City news, gossip, transfers and goals on our club page plus fixtures, results and live match commentary. "We arrived at times to the byline but the last pass was not properly good and we missed the chances to nearly the finish the game".

by | May 20, 2017 | 22:08

James reached the 30-point mark in Game 2 as well, and his four steals were the most since Game 4 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals against the Indiana Pacers. "I know what I bring to the table", he said. Thomas is scheduled to undergo additional tests Sunday and will be re-evaluated before the team determines his status for Monday's matchup.

by | May 20, 2017 | 21:12

Sitting in fourth position with 73 points, Arsenal are in fifth with 72, so a victory will secure Liverpool a Champions League place. Klopp has played Coutinho on the left-hand side of a front-three to great effect this season against the top six and this must continue next season.

by | May 20, 2017 | 22:59

Goalkeeper: Simon Mignolet continued his fine form during the 4-0 win at West Ham last weekend so I fully expect the Belgian worldwide to retain his place for this crucial Champions League decider. Asked when the board meeting is scheduled for, Wenger replied: "I think it is after the FA Cup final". And if not then we don't deserve it. Because of the strides made under Klopp this season some are building up the game as representing the start of a new era for the five-time European ...

by | May 20, 2017 | 22:54

Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid meet on Wednesday for the other second-leg match, with defending champion Real Madrid leading 3-0. Although Mario Mandzukic's initial header was saved by Danijel Subasic , he slammed the rebound over his Croatia global teammate to give the home side the lead.

by | May 20, 2017 | 22:49

That was no easy feat, considering that the home team wound up with the largest margin of defeat for a No. 1 seed in National Basketball Association postseason history (per ESPN ). "We played well, we've got to come out tonight and try to duplicate that". When that happens and then James sprints down the floor to take away a sure two points with a chase-down block , it's only human nature to be demoralized.

by | May 20, 2017 | 21:31

They won the Premier League title and then finished tenth the season after. "I think John is a champion and he deserves the best". This Sunday's (21 May) home clash against relegated Sunderland will represent the veteran centre-back's final outing at Stamford Bridge and he will officially call time on a trophy-laden 22-year stint in West London after the FA Cup final next weekend.

by | May 20, 2017 | 21:03

Now, we've morphed into a new era: If they ever do it, how? Braden Holtby has not been very hot these playoffs. As soon as they start to trail, their shot selection deteriorates as they start firing the puck on net from everywhere as opposed to setting up better opportunities.

by | May 20, 2017 | 21:32

Manchester United, who under Alex Ferguson viewed Champions League participation as automatic, have missed out in two of the last three seasons. There are still many scenarios the could play out. They see Sturridge breathe life into Liverpool's spluttering chase for a Champions League place and it's nearly impossible not to start playing the "what if" game .

by | May 20, 2017 | 22:17

The bitterest of summers in 2012 was followed 12 months later by treble glory as Bayern swept all before them, winning the Bundesliga , the German Cup and the Champions League in Jupp Heynckes' final season. Bayern Munich's Philipp Lahm hopes that football supporters will remember him as a good player when he retires at the end of the season. Lahm will lift the Bundesliga trophy for the fifth time as captain and the eighth in his career - equalling the record for most title wins held ...