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Arsene Wenger sends message to Arsenal fans about Alexis Sanchez contract

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The 28-year-old's contract with Arsenal expires in the summer of 2018 and Bayern have been credited with an interest in the forward. Petr Cech will be given the nod in goal for the FA Cup final against Chelsea on Saturday. This has led to incessant rumours they will struggle to hang on to their best players during the off-season. Bayern will reportedly need to offer the London club about £52 million (R863 million) if they want to secure Sanchez's services. Read More »

Moses: I Have No Plans To Stop Sanchez

Mertesacker is therefore set to start for the first time in over a year in the biggest match of Arsenal's season, leaving former Gunners star Merson far from confident. We think we're good enough to beat Arsenal but it's not going to be an easy game. Arsenal meet Chelsea at Wembley on Saturday looking to salvage silverware from a season that has seen them fail to qualify for the Champions League for the first time in 20 years. Read More »

Liverpool's Potential Champions League Play-Off Opponents Revealed Ahead of Long-Awaited Return

That is the next step". Jonathan Smith, Manchester City correspondent: In the simplest of terms, Manchester City had the better season by finishing one place above Liverpool in the Premier League. They know their game involves lots of tackles and pressing, but they seem to know exactly where the line is. However, after Thomas Tuchel's side finished in 3rd place in Bundesliga, it is now impossible for Liverpool to face the German side as both teams will be seeded in the Champions ... Read More »

Caleb Swanigan heading to National Basketball Association, skipping final two years at Purdue

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He averaged 12.6 points, 4.9 rebounds and 3.2 assists per game on the way to earning third-team All-Big Ten honors. Many experts project Swanigan will be a late first-round or early second-round draft pick in the draft. The 2017 Big Ten Player of the Year made his final decision Wednesday night after working out Tuesday for the Orlando Magic and Wednesday for the New York Knicks. Read More »

Cavaliers crush Celtics to book Finals showdown with Warriors

Draymond Green's Game 5 suspension tilted the series and Cleveland climbed from 3-1 down, won the final three games and celebrated the city's first title in a half-century on the Warriors' home floor. Despite jumping out to a 16-point advantage, and even being the beneficiaries of a rare night in which Cavaliers star LeBron James got in early foul trouble, the Celtics could not take advantage. Read More »

LeBron James overtakes Michael Jordan for most playoff points in National Basketball Association history

If nothing else, Lue said their recent taste of adversity should help them remain humble heading into Game 5. The Cavaliers have the kind of shooters that if they get hot, even contesting them well will not make a difference. With an offense as good and as talented as this one, the Celtics need to focus on making things more hard, rather than hoping to shut them down completely. Read More »

NBA Conference Finals: Cleveland Cavaliers vs Boston Celtics

To find out, watch the Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Boston Celtics NBA Eastern Conference Finals playoff, Game Five live stream online from the 17,500-seat TD Garden in Boston , Massachusetts, with streaming video provided by Watch TNT at this link , or by downloading the Watch TNT app to watch a live stream on mobile devices. Read More »

He's in very good nick - Zidane delighted with Ronaldo

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Celta's Iago Aspas was later sent off for a second booking for diving although the home side briefly clawed their way back into the match when John Guidetti's deflected strike looped over Keylor Navas in the 69th minute. The race for the title rightfully takes centre stage but Sunday marks the end of the riveting season in Spain which has produced an enthralling race for European football and battle against relegation. Read More »

UK police find 'significant' evidence; May slams US on leaks

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Speaking to the Guardian , Thomas Sanderson, director of the transnational threats project at Washington's Center for Strategic and International Studies explained why leaks like this could derail anti-terrorism operations. US President Donald Trump reacts as he arrives for the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit at the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation headquarters, in Brussels, on May 25, 2017 . Read More »

Premier League Goals of the Season

It is the first time Arsenal , who finished fifth, have failed to qualify for the competition for 20 years. Arsenal Supporters' Trust had called on the club to make the Europa League group games separate from the season-ticket package and put them on general sale, similar to those for the EFL Cup. Read More »

Arkansas pitchers combine for no-hitter against Auburn

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Spanberger's three homers and seven RBIs set SEC Tournament single-game records. The slugging first baseman hit a solo home run in the first inning, a two-run shot in the third and a grand slam in the fourth. "(Spanberger) hit a fastball, change-up and breaking ball all over the fence so he deserves all the credit in the world", Thompson said. The SEC player of the year made sure Mississippi State wouldn't remember its early game at the SEC Tournament on Thursday as a parade of blown scoring ... Read More »

Police make more arrests in Manchester bomb but leaks feared

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Britain's National Police Chiefs' Council warned Wednesday that leaks of potential evidence "undermine our investigations" and the UK Home Secretary Amber Rudd said she had made it clear that leaks "should not happen again". "The police have confirmed that eight suspects remain in custody and that progress is being made in the case but the threat level, as assessed by the independent joint terrorism analysis centre, will remain at critical and the public should remain vigilant", May said in ... Read More »

Herrera not thinking about Champions League reward

United went into this contest already certain of finishing outside the Champions League places in sixth. Jose Mourinho's final Premier League post-match press conference of the season lasted just six seconds after none of the tiny contingent of journalists asked him a question. Read More »

Quality, not quantity, matters as Manchester United seek to strengthen

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Jose Mourinho celebrates by kissing the Europa League trophy.Pogba added: "Then we would be in the Super Cup against them?" Ajax coach Peter Bosz called the Stockholm showdown "boring" as his young impressionable side were nullified by a far more physical and experienced United side, who won the game with a goal in each half from Paul Pogba and Henrikh Mkhitaryan . Read More »

Chelsea seeks double, Arsenal looking for redemption

To put it simply, if Chelsea beat Arsenal they will play 2016-17 Premier League runners-up, Tottenham Hotspur . "This is my first one and I'm looking forward to it". "I used to do this for 15 years so I expect myself to be absolutely ready no matter what comes", said Mertesacker yesterday. "We lost two games in a row, so we felt very sad after that game, but when we played them at Stamford Bridge I thought we done very well". Read More »

Billy Horschel beats Jason Day in Byron Nelson playoff

It's moving to Trinity Forest near Dallas next year. Horschel had only banked $905,865 in 2017, and though he had two top-10 finishes, he also missed four straight cuts entering this event. Funk, who held a one-stroke lead after the second round, has 14-under 202 to maintain a one-stroke edge over Scott Parel (70) in the first of the tour's five majors. Read More »

Mertesacker: Wenger future is no excuse

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Arsenal face a stern test this weekend as they tackle Chelsea in the FA Cup final at Wembley , in a match where the Gunners will be seen by the majority as the outsiders. GETTYPer Mertesacker could return to the starting lineup for Arsenal on Saturday I haven't played this year. As reported by the Mirror , Wenger said: "Knowing him, his character and commitment to the club, he'll do everything to be fit to start the FA Cup ". Read More »

Celtic finishes Scottish league season unbeaten

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However, to perform like we've done is truly remarkable. Rodgers did however confirm that Griffiths sent him a message of apology for the incident and that the striker continues to be a major part of his club. Griffiths, who had indulged in a brief spat with Rodgers when substituted against Partick Thistle, was swift to praise his manager amidst the celebratory scenes which ensued when the final whistle sounded. Read More »

Sam Travis starting at first for Red Sox in big league debut

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We'll get to that in a minute, though. After being looked at by the trainer, he remained in the game. I wasn't with the team, I was in Salem. And of course, Velazquez didn't have a very good outing. "Josh Rutledge has been over there". He may never see the minor leagues again. Another rehab stint figures to follow eventually, barring a change in diagnosis. Read More »

Klopp on Liverpool transfers: 'We are pretty much done'

This is the first time in 20 years that the Gunners have failed to claim a Champions League spot, and the Emirates Stadium faithful are understandably frustrated. Given that Spurs are sixth on both those measurements and finished second, it's worth not going too overboard. You could not question my love or my loyalty to this club because I said no to every club in the world to stay here with very restricted finances for years. Read More »

LeBron James passes Michael Jordan as all-time postseason scorer

In all likelihood, LeBron James will overtake Michael Jordan tonight as the NBA's all-time leading Playoff scorer, and says chasing after MJ's legacy keeps him motivated . Forward " Cleveland " LeBron James has surpassed the record of the iconic Michael Jordan in scoring in the play-offs. James went on to hit two more 3's shortly after, with the third giving him 319 3-pointers to pass Manu Ginobili for third-most all-time in National Basketball Association postseason history. Read More »

Manchester United wins Europa League 2017

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Spain global Juan Mata expressed his delight at helping United land the only major trophy missing from the club's honours, but his thoughts were also primarily with those affected by the shocking events in Manchester . Will you sit down with Mourinho this week, or when you come back from holiday? As the final whistle blew in Stockholm , Manchester United supporters embraced and celebrated their success before breaking out into a heartfelt chorus of " Manchester , Manchester, ... Read More »

Cavs dominate Celtics 135-102 to advance to NBA Finals

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James is looking to make his eighth straight finals appearance to face the Golden State Warriors for the third straight season. "We just came in here with a mindset that we didn't want to play any more games", James said. The Celtics are also guarding against ending their season by having to watch the Cavs celebrate a conference title on their home floor. It was reminiscent of Games 1 and 2 in Boston , where the Cavs exposed the Celtics along the perimeter and clamped down on ... Read More »

Celtics win National Basketball Association draft lottery

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And the Lakers will get a chance to take one of them after beating the odds to move up. "We've been counted out since I've been here, so it's nothing new", Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas said. I think we're good at what we do. Brooklyn, in turn, will get the Celtics' pick in the draft, which is No. 27 overall. Hinkie knew it would not be easy for the team's diehard fans to endure such a painful rebuild, but he famously implored them to " trust the process ". Read More »