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by | May 26, 2017 | 01:21

City ended the season 15 points adrift of Premier League champions Chelsea , while their bid for silverware in Europe ended with a quarter-final elimination at the hands of Monaco. "It was in our hands, not depending on anything, and we knew Watford had troubles in defence", added Guardiola. "If there is a team that would make me competitive enough in the league I would consider staying".

by | May 25, 2017 | 23:51

He was rushed to the intensive care unit at Cesena's Bufalini Hospital, where medical staff confirmed he had died on Monday. Hayden, who was born in Owensboro, Kentucky, transferred to World Superbikes in 2016. FILE - In this Sunday Oct. 29, 2006 file photo, United States Honda rider Nicky Hayden celebrates after winning the world Moto GP championship at the Cheste racetrack near Valencia, Spain.

by | May 26, 2017 | 00:24

For the first time since 1997 Wenger's team have missed out on Europe's elite competition and the fans inside the stadium turned on Stan Kroenke, the majority shareholder, chanting that they wanted him out of the club. After his side's 3-0 friendly win over Sydney FC, Klopp gave an indication as to when he would like deals to be completed, telling reporters: "I wish we can bring in the players tomorrow but of course that isn't really likely".

by | May 26, 2017 | 01:23

A 12-year veteran of the Warriors' front office, Schlenk spent the last five seasons as the team's assistant GM behind Bob Myers . The Atlanta vacancy comes after coach Mike Budenholzer was stripped of his dual role as president of basketball operations and Wes Wilcox , the former GM, was assigned to a role as special adviser to ownership earlier this month.

by | May 26, 2017 | 00:17

The Telegraph reported recently that Newcastle United boss Rafael Benitez was keen to make the 26-year-old one of his first summer signings after being impressed with the Scot's performances last season. Everton defender Gethin Jones, who is dual-qualified as he is able to play for Australia, is one of seven uncapped players selected, with Exeter teenager Ethan Ampadu, Bristol Rovers centre-half Tom Lockyer and Barnsley forward Marley Watkins also included.

by | May 26, 2017 | 00:03

Purely in soccer terms, Manchester United's 2-0 win over Amsterdam's Ajax in the Europa League final on Wednesday in Stockholm was a triumph of huge significance for England's biggest club. "For all the players, this was the first final", he said. Ajax boss Peter Bosz has suggested that Jose Mourinho 's tactics led to a "boring" Europa League final in Stockholm .

by | May 25, 2017 | 23:45

Medical personnel carried out the boy, who appeared to have a leg that was in a brace. Yankees spokesman Jason Zillo said the fan got first aid at the ballpark and was receiving medical attention elsewhere, but he did not disclose the location.

by | May 25, 2017 | 23:46

BOSTON - The Cleveland Cavaliers might be one win away from facing the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals for the third straight season, but Cavs coach Tyronn Lue said his team's current opponent in the Celtics is enough of a handful.

by | May 26, 2017 | 01:04

Daniel Sturridge has insisted that he has a good relationship with Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp , committing his future to the Anfield outfit. Of course you can look everywhere for where we dropped these points, but since January it's been a very hard environment for different reasons". "We've got top four now".

by | May 25, 2017 | 23:52

The 21-year-old is now on crutches and sidelined until August after surgery on an ankle ligament injury. "We pray for peace", said former Manchester United legend David Beckham. The two teams wore black armbands for the match in another mark of respect and both sets of fans came together in a show of unity, mingling happily outside the stadium and in the city center before the match.

by | May 25, 2017 | 23:56

For Mourinho and many other managers, the value of the Europa League has increased massively following UEFA's decision to award a Champions League qualifying place to the victor. This position that Manchester United find themselves would have been near impossible to predict; indeed, there is no doubt that online sports betting operators like SPORTINGBET enjoyed United's long run of draws and indifferent performances.

by | May 25, 2017 | 23:47

The Frenchman admitted ahead of December's last-16 draw that Juventus were the team he wanted to avoid due to his respect for Massimiliano Allegri's club. Despite the disappointment of bowing out to Real in the Champions League for the fourth straight season, Atletico boss Diego Simeone beamed with pride at his side's performance.

by | May 25, 2017 | 23:18

British Prime Minister Theresa May will raise concerns with Donald Trump Thursday about USA leaks of intelligence on the suicide bombing in Manchester that police fear could hinder a hunt for a possible bomb-maker still at large. "(This is) a reminder that there is great danger and terrorism and people who would do great harm to others just because they're different", Obama said.

by | May 26, 2017 | 00:22

A courageous unbeaten hundred from Roston Chase wasn't enough to salvage a draw from the third Test against Pakistan who claimed a 2-1 series victory after their 101 run win. Misbah had amassed 5,222 runs in 75 Tests, including 10 tons and 39 half-centuries, before retiring. "Giving respect to everyone has helped me in my captaincy and I got respect in return", he said.

by | May 26, 2017 | 00:40

The 31-year-old receiver said money was never his motive in trying to find a team this season. "Nothing is for sure, I've got my work cut out for me; it's an opportunity", Hawkins said. Hawkins then followed up his announcement by posting an edited video scene from the HBO series "Ballers" which featured wide receivers Julian Edelman and Danny Amendola but with Hawkins head put onto the main character Ricky Jerret, played by John David Washington.

by | May 26, 2017 | 00:22

That was goalscoring hero Paul Pogba . Less than 48 hours before kick-off against Ajax in Sweden , an explosion at the end of Ariana Grande's concert at Manchester Arena killed 22 people and injured many more. "But a very, very good season". "We wouldn t think twice". For a Manchester United team treading water, a title, any title is a big deal at the moment, so does it really matter how it is won? "We came without the happiness we should bring with us, because when you come for ...

by | May 26, 2017 | 00:30

Paul Pogba shoots to score the opening goal for Manchester United in the Europa League final. Click through the gallery above to see United's Europa League celebrations . Meanwhile, United have now become the fifth team to claim the full quota of European trophies, joining an illustrious list with Ajax , Chelsea , Juventus and Bayern Munich.

by | May 25, 2017 | 23:06

Abedi, Ms Rudd said , had been on the radar of the intelligence community before the attack late Monday at the concert by United States pop star Ariana Grande. A French official has confirmed that Abedi traveled to Syria. Britain's interior minister said earlier that he had recently returned from Libya and had likely not acted alone.

by | May 25, 2017 | 23:39

All you have to do to watch the match on BTSport.com is bookmark this page, return on matchday and then follow the Arsenal v Chelsea subscribers' banner which will direct you to live streaming. "He has not trained yet", said Wenger. "It is possible. We will see". We had a scare about his cruciate but it's only a medial knee ligament, so the positive is that he avoids surgery.

by | May 25, 2017 | 23:42

But even that won't be enough to quell the mutinous atmosphere among Arsenal supporters who believe Wenger has lost his edge. "I have said "No" to every club in the world", the 67-year-old Frenchman said. "This group of players are remarkable and deserved to be supported in a different way", he said. We fly to Australia (on Monday evening), we have a game, then fly back and the holiday starts for all of us.

by | May 26, 2017 | 00:04

Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel was quickest in the second practice for the Monaco Grand Prix on Thursday and got a further boost as Lewis Hamilton and his Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas struggled. Milestone: This weekend marks the 30th anniversary of the late Brazilian Ayrton Senna's first victory in Monaco , with Lotus. "It's important to have a good feel for the vehicle", he said.

by | May 25, 2017 | 23:18

The BBC reported the United States is now being kept out of the information-sharing loop by Greater Manchester Police to prevent further leaks. Shrapnel found at the scene of the bombing. "This damage is even greater when it involves unauthorized disclosure of potential evidence in the middle of a major counter terrorism investigation", the counterterrorism unit said.

by | May 25, 2017 | 23:30

We pray for peace". "Ed Woodward has my list , what I want, what I would like for more than two months". United's talismanic manager Jose Mourinho has a knack of winning trophies in the first season in charge, and once again he made an impact immediately.

by | May 26, 2017 | 00:36

Based on pragmatism and humble principles. Mourinho, a Uefa Cup victor with Porto in 2003 and two-time European champion, has now won all four of the major European finals he has contested. "I'm really happy that I scored today in the final because everyone kept saying "you're going to score in the final". All the players who played today learnt a lot.

by | May 25, 2017 | 23:54

The Champions League group stages will begin on September 12, one month after the new Premier League season begins on August 12. 'That's why yesterday we didn't want to have the press conference because we had to prepare ourselves to do our job and to try to forget events that are obviously much more important.

by | May 25, 2017 | 23:42

It wasn't just James' 11 points on 4-of-13 shooting that killed Cleveland. "(The Celtics are), like I told you guys before, it's like we're preparing for a whole new team", Lue told Cleveland.com's Joe Vardon . This is a debate that basketball fans have - when a superstar isn't on their game, should they press and try to find their groove or sit back and try to let other guys get theirs? It wasn't his ordinary game.

by | May 26, 2017 | 00:04

Swansea City striker Fernando Llorente says that he is "very happy" at the club, but will wait to see if any offers are tabled following a previous approach from Chelsea . "I have a year of contract [remaining] and I am very happy". But Llorente remains open to the possibility of joining the Premier League champions this summer.

by | May 25, 2017 | 23:50

Only Calvin Johnson and Brandon Marshall had more 100-yard receiving games than Cruz from 2011 to Week 6 of the 2014 season when the latter tore the patellar tendon in his right knee during a game against the Eagles in Philadelphia. But if they get the newer version of Cruz, they'll likely get a player that sees a minimal number of snaps, taking them away from younger players that could use the on-field development.

by | May 26, 2017 | 00:15

It's an indication that despite still being in a dire 3-1 hole, the resolve inside Boston's locker room remains strong. "As much as you want to, it's not over", he said. He and Jae Crowder (groin) are listed as probable for Game 5 while rookie Jaylen Brown (hip pointer) is questionable. "As the stakes get higher and higher, his game gets higher and higher, but (his performance in game four) was nothing surprising for me".

by | May 25, 2017 | 23:59

Halep has yet to win an ATP title this year, but victory against either Svetlana Kuznetsova or Kristina Mladenovic in Saturday's (Sunday NZT) final at the Caja Majica would see her climb to fourth in the rankings. Mladenovic made it to her fourth final of the year_ and second consecutive _ by defeating Svetlana Kuznetsova of Russian Federation 6-4, 7-6 (4). Djokovic was punching the air after racing in to swoop for an incredible cross-court backhand victor, prompting applause from his ...

by | May 25, 2017 | 22:59

In my opinion, no. English midfielder David Beckham, who won a pair of Major League Soccer titles with the LA Galaxy, is among the first-time candidates on the 33-player ballot for the U.S. The 31-year-old is the record goalscorer for club and country but his status has been declining at a rapid rate over the past year and the end could be in sight on both fronts.

by | May 25, 2017 | 23:16

On Friday, Penguins coach Mike Sullivan announced that Matt Murray would start Friday's Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals in place of Marc-Andre Fleury. With Murray answering Pittsburgh questions in goal, it was up to the star-studded forwards to start responding with goals. But the defenseman chose to use a term synonymous with peeved to describe his likely mentality if he had missed a prime scoring chance with less than a minute left in the opening period against Ottawa on ...

by | May 25, 2017 | 23:44

After the game, James suggested that the loss could be a good thing for the Cavs because, "I feel some adversity is all part of the postseason". It's the Eastern Conference finals . ATL on 5/4/16). It's an indication that despite still being in a dire 3-1 hole, the resolve inside Boston's locker room remains strong. "We know that.

by | May 26, 2017 | 00:18

Police arrested three people in South Manchester , one woman in North Manchester , a man in the nearby town of Wigan, and another man in the central English town of Nuneaton. Police have swooped in on multiple addresses in the city since Tuesday and those arrested include bomber Salman Abedi's brother Ismail. Meanwhile, Abedi's father and a younger brother have been detained by militia in Libya.

by | May 25, 2017 | 22:37

Rohit and Krunal Pandya [45* off 30 balls] were on hand to calm things down and put Mumbai in complete control of the match as they added 54 runs for the fourth wicket. Reeling at 31/5, Ishank Jaggi and Suryakumar Yadav temporarily stemmed the bleeding with a 56-run partnership. Bumrah started proceedings in his first over (second of the innings) with the big wicket of Chris Lynn who mishit his characteristic swipe straight down to long-on where Pollard pouched it easily.