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Michy Batshuayi's late victor delivers Premier League title for Chelsea

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The win sends departing captain John Terry out as a victor, and there could be more silverware yet for Chelsea , with the club facing Arsenal in the FA Cup final later this month. "My biggest achievement was that the players gave me availability to work hard on the physical, tactical and video analysis aspects", Conte said. "And now, after this win, we must be happy". Read More »

Spurs knew they wouldn't need Kawhi Leonard vs. Rockets

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Should Brady worry about the Madden cover cur. "You've got to keep your composure throughout the whole way", Gordon said. Though the Spurs won two of three regular-season meetings with Golden State, they know that this series will be much more hard than their previous meetings this season. Read More »

Key moments in Chelsea's title season

The Italian's success this season means he has claimed the domestic title in each of his last four campaigns in club football, and has won 111 of his 150 league games with Juventus and Chelsea. "That decision changed our season". It sealed a 1-0 win at The Hawthorns and Batshuayi had just won the league for Chelsea . In my mind there was this option to play a 3-4-3 because I knew I had the players to do that. Read More »

IPL 2017: Kolkata Knight Riders can top table, says Lakshmipathy Balaji

However, since they are playing the last meaningful game of the league stage, they will know exactly what they are playing for: if Sunrisers win, then Rising Pune will need to win to make the playoffs; if Sunrisers lose and if Mumbai Indians beat Knight Riders, then Rising Pune will have a top-two spot to play for on Sunday, though a loss will still put them in the playoffs anyway as the fourth team. Read More »

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger aims to silence critics with Euro push

Moreover, Tottenham are now playing the more refreshing and exciting football between the two sides and have guaranteed their place above their rivals, which gives Spurs the bragging rights over their north London rivals. Hughes tried to play things down yesterday. " I don't think it gets as personal as that". Stoke find themselves in thirteenth position, but a loss against Arsenal could see them fall as low as sixteenth, one place above the drop-off point, depending on the results of ... Read More »

Senators back in conference finals for 1st time in 10 years

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He will likely play that same card against the Capitals or Penguins, but Ottawa will value the extended the rest before he begins playing mind games in the conference finals. The Senators picked up momentum with the goal and Tom Pyatt scored 33 seconds later to get their first lead of the game but the Rangers tied it up with 2:11 left in the second to send the teams tied at 3 going into the intermission. Read More »

New system changed Chelsea's season, claims Premier League champion Conte

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After securing the title, Conte told Sky Sports 1: "I think this achievement is a great achievement for the players, for my players". I thank them for their commitment and work rate. The Baggies almost scored in the opening minute, with Salomon Rondon's long-range header forcing Thibaut Courtois to tip it over the bar. Chelsea quickly began applying pressure, but West Brom had a huge chance on the counter-attack when James McClean seized on a loose pass and raced 50 yards into ... Read More »

NBA Executive Thinks James Harden Might Have Been Concussed Vs. Spurs

First, the San Antonio Spurs had to endure the playoff-ending injury (courtesy of NBA.com), a ruptured quadriceps muscle to point guard Tony Parker . But despite the huge career-defining loss, it wasn't Harden who had the roughest night - it was this guy. "Shoot, every day I kind of think and just reflect back on all it took to get to this point". Read More »

Sir Alex Ferguson right-hand man absolutely destroys Everton striker Lukaku

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Everton are overly reliant on Romelu Lukaku for goals and the Dutch manager has been vocal in his desire to add players that can contribute over the summer. "That is where he falls short, I think, and it's something that's not as exposed at a club like Everton ". "Yes he will bring power, he'll bring some strength but if you look at the strikers United have had [over the years] does he fit in that same line of striker?" A move to Old Trafford would perhaps be a more suitable step for ... Read More »

3 adjustments to make in Game 6 — Washington Wizards

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Boston will try to buck those trends at the Verizon Center tonight, while trying to continue another one. In Boston's three wins Bradley has constantly crowded Wall, tormenting him with an assortment of stabs and pokes at the ball, while also cutting off his driving lanes. Read More »

Sanchez's goal keeps Arsenal's top-four PL finish alive

Nevertheless, the two sides' contrasting form and a 3-1 win from Arsenal against Stoke in the reverse fixture will give the visitors hope. Mark Hughes' men are also unbeaten in their last six home games against Arsenal , a run that stretches back to February 2010. Read More »

Spurs will adapt to playing at Wembley, says Pochettino

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Tottenham Hotspur will successfully adapt to playing at Wembley next season when it becomes their temporary home despite their struggles at the national stadium in recent years, their coach Mauricio Pochettino said on Friday. "Why [does Wenger] not win every season?" Instead of joining the sentimental masses, we're choosing to focus on the tactics of the match itself. It is a game that we want to win and for sure they will want to win. Read More »

Antonio Conte urges Chelsea players to turn great season into fantastic season

I'm wearing the tracksuit, but I think I'm living a moment very important. "And in that moment it was frustrating for me and I found the strength to change, to take responsibility, to change system and find a new suit for these players". "Every single manager can have a good idea of football, but if you don't have the players behind you, it's impossible to reach targets like this". "For a player that didn't play too much. Read More »

Wenger To Make 4 Key Changes: Predicted Arsenal XI To Face Stoke

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Mark Hughes is unbeaten in his last eight home Premier League meetings with Arsene Wenger (W5 D3), with that run spread across five different clubs - Blackburn (one game ), Man City (two), Fulham (one), QPR (one) and Stoke (three). Since their arrival in the Premier League in 2008, only Manchester City (14) have had more red cards in home league games than Stoke (13). "We still feel we could finish eighth, but we know everything has to go for us", Hughes added. Read More »

US to play Oct 6 World Cup qualifier vs Panama in Orlando

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Soccer has announced that Orlando City Stadium will host the U.S. men's national team's final home World Cup qualifier against Panama on october 6. The ESPN and Univision Networks will broadcast live from Orlando City Stadium, with the kickoff time still to be determined. Read More »

Baku hosts meeting of artistic gymnastics delegations within Islamic Solidarity Games

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Ahmad al-Ali, a spokesman for the Palestinian Olympic Committee, told Anadolu Agency that Israel had barred 25 Palestinian athletes from the blockaded Gaza Strip - out of 105 on the Palestinian national team - from attending the event. The Islamic Solidarity Games was first held in Saudi Arabia in 2005 and drew 6,000 athletes from 55 nations competing in 15 different sports categories. Read More »

NBA Playoffs 2017: Spurs vs

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D'Antoni coaches a philosophy. Can the San Antonio Spurs handle the Golden State Warriors in what should be an epic Western Conference Finals? The Spurs beat Golden State twice in three games this season, including an opening night win back in October that marked Leonard's only appearance at Oracle Arena this season. Read More »

Nadal dismisses talk of Djokovic 'slump'

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But, he eventually took control of the tie-break to take the opener 7-6. Meanwhile the women's singles final will be between Simona Halep, who continued her straightforward progress with a 6-2, 6-3 victory over Latvian, Anastasija Sevastova , and 14 seed Kristina Mladenovic , who beat number 8 seed Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-4, 7-6 (7). Read More »

White Sox game postponed by rain

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If you are still not convinced about Fubo TV then try out their 7-day trial free , so you can watch Twins vs White Sox Stream Online. For the White Sox , Left handed Derek Holland makes the start in the series finale. The Twins broke it open in the sixth when Ehire Adrianza scored two with a single and Buxton and Joe Mauer scored one apiece with singles as the lead grew to 6-2. Read More »

Proposed Raiders stadium would be finished by June 2020

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Former Tennessee Volunteer LaTroy Lewis has found a home in the National Football League with the Oakland Raiders, per a post from his own Twitter account. Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, the new home of the Falcons, is about to hit its 36th month of construction and is due to open in August. That review includes intense studies by several county departments regarding transportation, ingress and egress, parking, drainage, utilities, airport impact and the availability of emergency ... Read More »

Zidane: Real Madrid Are Absolutely Not Favourites In Champions League Final

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Zidane, who was appointed in January a year ago, negotiated a clause in his contract entitling him in the event of a Champions League title to an... Unlike last season's relatively straightforward run to the final, when they faced Roma, Wolfsburg and Manchester City before beating Atletico on penalties, Real have had a bruising path to the final to face Juventus in Cardiff on June 3, knocking out Napoli and Bayern Munich as well as Atletico. Read More »

Bairstow unlikely to start in Champions Trophy, says Morgan

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England's decision to play just one frontline spinner in Adil Rashid against Ireland offered Root more opportunities to bowl and at Lord's he got through 10 overs in a one-day global for the first time. He said: "To justify an out-and-out batter at seven, I'm not sure you can. He's more animated that most ... you could say passionate". "If not you're giving yourself every chance to take wickets and keep yourself in the game". Read More »

Real carry double dreams into Sevilla game

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Juventus star Paulo Dybala said he would have liked to play with Zinedine Zidane ahead of next month's Champions League final against Real Madrid in Cardiff. "Real Madrid returned to training in preparation for their match against Sevilla, which will be played this Sunday (8:00pm CEST) at the Santiago Bernabéu. Read More »