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by | May 25, 2017 | 22:09

The Europa League is Mourinho's third title since taking charge of United, having already claimed the FA Community Shield and the League Cup this season. "I will ask UEFA and Federation Internationale de Football Association if they will not play any finals on this date", he said with a wry smile. Pogba was satisfied with the victory, saying: "We played to win".

by | May 25, 2017 | 20:55

The Cavaliers are expecting another unflinching effort in Game 5 from a Celtics team that isn't backing down despite facing a 3-1 deficit in the series. Avery Bradley paced the Celtics with 19 points and five rebounds, but shot just 7-of-19 from the floor. Once again Jae Crowder will get the start against James and once again, Brad Stevens will try to mix up his coverages to keep LeBron guessing.

by | May 25, 2017 | 22:05

The 19-year-old, who scored 26 times during a loan spell at Championship side Bristol City last season, is reportedly eying a move away from Stamford Bridge to secure regular first-team action. On Thursday, a more realistic sounding transfer rumours has been published by Football London , claiming that Brighton and Newcastle are chasing Abraham's signature.

by | May 25, 2017 | 20:55

There were nine cars on the track at the end and about nine people in the crowd who knew what was going on. "It's the All-Star Race for one, and for two, we've never won at Charlotte in a Cup auto". As he made laps under caution, his team was in contact with NASCAR to have it explained to him. Knowing they would likely need to have a high average finish to advance, Suarez climbed eight positions quickly, as he finished the first 20 laps in 11th after starting 19th.

by | May 25, 2017 | 22:11

Goals from Paul Pogba and Henrikh Mkhitaryan secured the trophy and a route back into the Champions League group stage for next season, while bringing some joy to fans in what has been a deeply hard week for the English city. "It was their (Ajax's) throw-in, they were creators of their own downfall", he said on BT Sport . "We went out focused to win and we won for Manchester and the country".

by | May 25, 2017 | 22:02

We are back in the Champions League by winning a title, an important title. "We played for the people who died", Pogba told BT Sport . "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".

by | May 25, 2017 | 21:41

As the first quarter closed, things were unfolding as many self-proclaimed basketball heads expected. Isaiah Thomas has become the face of the Celtics . Like, sirens in Homer screeching. So how did it happen? Avery Bradley was equally crucial with 20 points, including the game-winning three-pointer.

by | May 25, 2017 | 21:11

Aly Raisman has shared a body-shaming incident that happened to her recently. "I work very hard to be healthy & fit". "The fact that a man things he [can] judge my arms pisses me off". The six-time Olympic medal victor continued her rant, noting that the man was "very rude". "We have reached out to Ms. Raisman via Twitter , requesting more details of her experience".

by | May 25, 2017 | 21:58

A minute's silence held for the victims of Monday's suicide bombing at a pop concert in Manchester in which 22 people died turned into applause as chants of "Manchester" and "We'll Never Die" bellowed out from the English supporters before the match.

by | May 25, 2017 | 22:12

Paul Pogba and Henrikh Mkhitaryan scored as United sauntered to glory in Stockholm , qualifying for the Champions League as a result. Schone was unimpressed by the United's style of play in Stockholm . Rooney could not say if the game would be his last in a Manchester United shirt. "The start was important and after the goals we controlled the game".

by | May 25, 2017 | 20:37

On a poignant night in Stockholm, coloured by vivid thoughts of Monday's fatal terror attack in Manchester, United's supporters sang tributes to their grieving city, but also to their manager. A long red banner rippled up the tiers: "Manchester - a City United - prayformanchester". Paul Pogba registered the first tally against Ajax as the ball he shot towards the post luckily deflected and cruised into the net.

by | May 25, 2017 | 21:11

Mourinho stressed that his team were able to block from their minds Monday's attack in Manchester and focus on their biggest game of the season. 'But we just come to do our job. It means going back to the Champions League and playing in the European Super Cup next August. That's the way I look at things. World record signing Pogba opened the scoring in the 18th minute as United won the ball after an Ajax throw-in, the Frenchman's shot taking a wicked deflection to wrong-foot ...

by | May 25, 2017 | 20:53

Supporters had to show their tickets at the first checkpoint to gain access to the concourse surrounding the stadium and then faced pat-downs and bag searches at a second checkpoint. "I think it would be special". "It means the last piece in the puzzle", Mourinho said, "a club with every trophy in the world of football". Midfielder Ander Herrera dedicated victory to the victims of Monday's attack, insisting it was United's duty to win for the people of Manchester .

by | May 25, 2017 | 20:50

Against the master of shutting out attacking teams, though, Peter Bosz and his young team - with an average age of just 22 years and 282 days - just had no answers. Mourinho had played a big gamble in his bid to drag a post-Alex Ferguson United back among Europe's elite, giving up the fight for fourth place in the Premier League that would have also secured Champions League qualifications.

by | May 25, 2017 | 20:23

Europa League glory also means United join Ajax , Bayern Munich and Juventus as the only clubs to have won all three major UEFA trophies, including the now-defunct European Cup Winners' Cup, as well as the Club World Cup or the Intercontinental Cup.

by | May 25, 2017 | 20:43

United will secure a place in next season's Champions League if they defeat Ajax in the Europa showpiece. Upon sustaining the injury there was much speculation that Ibrahimovic would consider bowing out of football, given its severity and his advanced age.

by | May 25, 2017 | 22:01

In 2013, Grigson gave the green light for a trade to send the team's 2014 first-round pick to none other than the Cleveland Browns for their promising star running back Trent Richardson . He traded that pick to the Browns, and even though they fucked it all up and picked Johnny Manziel , don't lose site of the fact that Indy got fleeced.

by | May 25, 2017 | 22:02

He said , however, that even if US intelligence sources shared vital information with the media, it likely would not affect the strong intelligence sharing relationship between the USA and Britain because it helps both countries. The summit is also an opportunity for May to highlight Britain's commitment to global security cooperation ahead of upcoming Brexit negotiations, set to start next month, which threaten to uproot one of the foundation stones of British national security.

by | May 25, 2017 | 21:46

The final came two days after 22 people were killed and more than 60 injured in a bomb attack at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester , and 12 days after the death of Pogba's father, Fassou Antoine. "It was hard to train yesterday but the manager told us is that the only thing we could do is win this for them ". Afterwards, Pogba said: 'We went out focused to win, and we won for Manchester and the country'.

by | May 25, 2017 | 20:40

With strong rumours that Griezmann and James Rodriguez could both be on their way to Old Trafford , will they be lifting a different European trophy next year? "It has been a really hard week in the city of Manchester and we are happy to win for all the people that have suffered".

by | May 25, 2017 | 21:00

The pair are both on the wantaway path at the two North London clubs and according to reports Pep Guardiola's side are prepared to pay a premium for the duo. And to make matters worse Sanchez's worldwide team-mate Vidal has confirmed Bayern are monitoring his situation. Is £50 Million too much to turn down with only one year left on hsi contract? "We have personnel decisions to make".

by | May 25, 2017 | 21:49

Winning our first FA Cup since 2012 would be the icing on the cake for a club that have shown superb fighting spirit and determination to right the wrongs of a year ago, and while a number of players have proven their doubters wrong and worked their socks off for the club, Conte is the one that has steered Chelsea in the right direction.

by | May 25, 2017 | 20:05

While the Cavs were heavy favorites entering their series with the Celtics , Cleveland .com might have gotten a little ahead of itself by prematurely looking ahead to the championship round. Avery Bradley led the team in scoring with 19 points, Al Horford chipped in with 16 points and seven assists while Kelly Olynyk had 15 points. "That's no excuse.

by | May 25, 2017 | 21:14

Arsenal made an appeal to the Football Association this week following on from the Gunners final Premier League fixture against Everton last weekend. But Wenger said he is not focused on his own place in history. The team has addressed the situation on the sporting side and that would be a good crowning of the last two months.

by | May 25, 2017 | 21:07

United's Josh Harrop, 21, scored the opening goal against Palace on his league debut while 16-year-old substitute Angel Gomes became the youngest player to feature for the Old Trafford club in the Premier League era. He knows about this. Any transfer is likely to depend on Sturridge's own desire with Klopp's recent praise of the frontman having indicated he would be keen to see him stick around at Anfield regardless of his fitness issues.

by | May 25, 2017 | 21:19

He said: "Will I start with Per?" Chelsea's chances of FA Cup glory have been boosted by the fact that Laurent Koscielny will be banned after being sent off in their final game of the season against Everton . The pundit says Chelsea undoubtedly go into the match as favourites but Arsenal could shock the Blues and win against all odds. Fan safety is of paramount importance and we have robust security measures in place at Wembley Stadium.

by | May 25, 2017 | 20:54

In sporting terms, though, this was a key victory at the end of an arduous 64-game season for United. I should have been around the [edge of the] box, but as I had a yellow card, Ander Herrera said that it would be better if I got involved in the corner, stayed in front of the goalkeeper.

by | May 25, 2017 | 20:50

He said: "I am happy but I want to dedicate this to the victims". Shares in Manchester United Plc rose Wednesday as the club's Europa League final victory against AFC Ajax in Stockholm guaranteed a place in Europe's elite Champions League next season.

by | May 25, 2017 | 20:53

Arsenal go into the game packed full of confidence, however as stated, their fate relies on the form of both Liverpool a Manchester City above them. The Gunners play their second last Premier league game of the season tonight against already relegated Sunderland . "I think that's an insult to footballers", Moyes said of Wenger's comments.

by | May 25, 2017 | 19:47

Four of the 10 games will be televised on ESPN, four on ESPN2 and two games will air on ESPNU. And a fourth year, too. "It will be a great challenge for our team". The previous season Mizzou beat West Virginia at home. "The Big 12/SEC Challenge is a special weekend for both conferences", head coach Scott Drew said.

by | May 25, 2017 | 20:01

Collomb said he had been informed that Abedi was a "British citizen of Libyan descent, but who grew up in Great Britain, and suddenly, after a trip to Libya and then probably to Syria, [became] radicalised and [decided] to carry out this attack".

by | May 25, 2017 | 20:05

Wenger admitted that his team selection at the back will depend on the system he will use on Saturday. "We have nobody at the end of their contract so that will be completely our decision", he said. So it depends a little bit on the system I will go for, the system I will choose". "Some clubs are in a stronger position than us financially but I believe we are in a strong enough position, strong enough basic squad to compete at the top level".

by | May 25, 2017 | 20:02

One key in this series is going to be whether or not LaMarcus Aldridge is aggressive offensively and scores. San Antonio's 114-75 annihilation of Houston in Game 6 of the Western Conference Semifinals Thursday night sends the Spurs into the conference finals against the Warriors .

by | May 25, 2017 | 20:38

The former All-Stars have as much to do with this National Basketball Association draft lottery as the players of tomorrow. "It felt like winning Game Seven last night". "If not, we'll go from there", Thomas said via ESPN's Chris Forsberg . Over the next several weeks the Lakers will be working tirelessly to presumably pick a top choice and a second choice on their draft board in case Boston selects their primary choice.

by | May 25, 2017 | 21:20

They have limited the Pittsburgh Penguins to two goals. It's likely. He practiced on Tuesday, going through the full workout and said he was "checked out" by a doctor after going head first into the boards in Monday's 5-2 win by the Capitals .