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Swansea boss Clement plans Terry talks


Former England skipper Terry, 36, will leave the Premier League champions at the end of the season. "I'm going to get this season done, and he's obviously got a lot on himself". One former Chelsea stalwart already at Swansea is Claude Makelele. "All the terms have been agreed, he just needs to sign", Clement added, per the BBC . Read More »

Spurs cannot compete with rivals in transfer window - Pochettino


Two of this season's star performers - Harry Kane and Dele Alli - endured a night to forget as the former scored an own goal and the latter saw red in a 2-2 draw with Belgian side Gent. Then you start to lose games because you were irresponsible but we were so kind to give so much holidays. If not they get injured, get problems, get exhausted, and then how it affects our management is unbelievable. Read More »

Mourinho reiterates Europa League defeat would not make Man Utd's season bad


Their final Premier League game, against Crystal Palace at Old Trafford, is three days before the Europa final. I'm here (in English football) already seven years. Southampton will continue to be without Virgil van Dijk as he's out for the rest of the season with a foot injury while Alex McCarthy is still working his way back to full fitness following a hamstring problem. Read More »

Royal Mo will miss Preakness Stakes after breaking leg while training

Norman Casse, the son of Mark Casse and the chief assistant, said everything about Classic Empire is flawless and that "all signs show that he's going to run a really good race". It took him three starts before breaking his Maiden, but he did so racing two turns and in his fourth start won the 1 1/8-mile Illinois Derby in a time of 1:47.98 - the second fastest in race history. Read More »

Juventus boss praises Antonio Conte for Chelsea's Premier League win

Conte took over last summer following a awful campaign that saw Chelsea finish 10th in the league, and the Italian took little time to transform a depleted west London outfit. While Chelsea are preparing for a party atmosphere in front of their fans, Mazzarri must lift his players to make sure they avoid the campaign fading out now they have secured top-flight status once again. Read More »

Mourinho sweating over Fellaini injury after Southampton draw


Romero was playing just his sixth domestic match of the season, after United manager Jose Mourinho chose to select him ahead of David de Gea to give him additional practice ahead of the Europa League final. "Whoever plays in the final is good enough to go out there, do the business and win the game". I hope you don't kill me when you see my team. During his pre-match interview Southampton manager Puel said he was hoping that win against Middlesbrough can help them finish their season ... Read More »

Sharapova not given wild-card entry for French Open


The French star added: "She's been taking this drug for 10 years and it's a serious drug". In a statement today, Simon said he did not agree with the alleged bias against Sharapova. Giudicelli, elected president of the French federation in February, indicated shortly after his election that it would be "very complicated" to give Sharapova a wild card. Read More »

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino denies buyout clause in deal


Dembele is now set to see a specialist at the end of the season, to try and get to the bottom of his fitness issue. The England midfielder has been linked in British and Spanish media with a move to Real Madrid but Alli is predicting further improvement - both individual and collective - under Pochettino, who has taken runners-up Spurs to their highest league finish since 1963. Read More »

Braves pitcher roasts Toronto's Jose Bautista after his bat flip empties benches


Right. Still, that might be the end of things except there was an earlier benches-clearing situation when Kevin Pillar got ticked off after striking out against Jason Motte , apparently upset that Motte quick-pitched him. "We have to deal with it between the lines like men-I feel like I did that and hopefully that's enough". While Bautista was apologetic after the game, the Braves certainly were not amused by the display. Read More »

Mourinho: Top four rivals would rather be in Manchester United's position


Last week, a combination of injuries, suspensions, and a crowded schedule forced Jose Mourinho to look deeper than usual into Manchester United's reserve team for extra bodies to fill the squad picked to play Arsenal. "I never, ever have had a situation like this and on top of that the accumulation of big injuries, not small, not the injuries that you say "okay, hamstring, two weeks". Read More »

Tom Brady had a concussion last year, wife Gisele Bundchen says


Bennet Omalu spoke with TMZ about her. We know this because ESPN (with Stats Pass ) did the legwork of digging through every injury report that has included Brady. The NFL said they have been in contact with the NFL Player's Association and they are working on gathering more information, adding that the "health and safety of our players is our foremost priority". Read More »

Spurs chances of EPL title 'nearly impossible,' says Dier


It is disappointing with the result, now we wait for the Chelsea result then it's three games ahead to play. "It was hard to move the ball quickly, we were slow and we didn't have the movement in front like the last games". But Pochettino promises that while hope remains, Spurs will continue to fight. After a troubled campaign, this was a rare uplifting moment for West Ham . Read More »

Wanted Tottenham ace admits 'anything can happen in future'


While the former England worldwide has conceded that he believes Tottenham lost a bit of that magic for a while, he's delighted to see the likes of Harry Kane come through and believes that it will be imperative Spurs continue down that path as they wait to move into their new long-term home season after next. Read More »

San Antonio Spurs Head to Conference Finals

The majority of experts agree that the Warriors will win on Sunday, but since some pundits are tempted to take the points, many feel that the safe bet is Golden State with the moneyline. Game 5 was undoubtedly a close match as it required an overtime, and not having Leonard was a risk but it still ended in favor of San Antonio, 110-107. Read More »

Jordan- Atletico eye 2015 repeat to stage 'impossible' turnaround against Real

The semi-final second-leg strike at the Calderón means Zinedine Zidane's men have now found the net in 61 straight matches - a streak stretching back over a year. However, Isco's away goal just before half-time settled Real's nerves and left Atletico with too much to do to progress. "We have three cup finals in LaLiga and we're starting with the first, tomorrow", the Frenchman told Read More »

Warriors' smothering defense overlooked during win streak


Kevin Durant was magnificent Saturday, combining with Curry to score each of the Warriors' final 22 points in a furious, overwhelming run that made Utah's own push seem diminutive at best. Thompson has been so-so offensively so far in these playoffs, and has yet to deliver a signature performance. Green experienced his knee "lock up" in Game 2 and earned his first technical of the playoffs in Game 3 . Read More »

Ducks rally to defeat Predators, even series at 1-1

A game after they virtually went scoreless on power-play tries against Gibson, the Preds did not convert on a man advantage until 17:17 into the third period Tuesday, when Roman Josi laced the puck into the net. "Like his family and his friends watching him play, I don't know how you cheer for a guy like that. It's so tight. The scores at this time of the year generally are fairly low", he said. Read More »

Jose Mourinho sends honest message to Man United fans


Rashford added: "We've got to keep fighting till the end". We lost 2-1 [at Spurs] and we fought for the result. "He wants you to represent him and be that fighter and warrior for him". "We have left him completely free to be back when he thinks he's ready". "[Chris] Smalling, [Phil] Jones, [Juan] Mata - it is very important for them to play 90 minutes". Read More »