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Man Utd fans only allocated 9500 tickets for UEL Final


Marouane Fellaini's 17th-minute header put United 2-0 up on aggregate, but Celta hit back late on through Facundo Roncaglia, who was then sent off along with United's Eric Bailly following a centre-circle shoving contest. "They are two fantastic goalkeepers". Especially because he played two Europa League matches, so if we win, he wins the trophy. "We are speaking about the Argentina national goalkeeper and the Spain national goalkeeper". Read More »

'A flawless afternoon' - Klopp delight as Reds deliver

Klopp's side have ended just three rounds of Premier League fixtures outside the top four this season, two of those coming way back in August. It was Daniel Sturridge who started the proceedings in the 35 minute after rounding off West Ham's Adrian. Read More »

Senators look to build off Game 1 win against Penguins


The past two games between the teams at PPG Paints Arena averaged 12 goals, with each easily going over the total. "I'm not getting caught with that one. The Penguins have as healthy of a lineup as they have had in a long time . A broken right hand was the reason he missed the last four games of the Toronto series and the first two against Pittsburgh , but he also will not need surgery. Read More »

Wallace holds three-shot lead as he seeks maiden European Tour triumph


It was Wallace's fifth start on the European Tour having made the step up from the Alps Tour a year ago. Wallace, who carded 10 birdies in a flawless opening 63, added five more in the first 12 holes of his second round before play was suspended due to darkness, a knock-on effect of the time lost due Thursday's thunderstorms. Read More »

John Guidetti confident Celta Vigo can upset Manchester United at Old Trafford

ET) in the first leg of their UEFA Europa League semifinal. With six minutes of the first half remaining, Rashford teed up Lingard in the penalty area, but the England global could only direct his strike at Celta's in-form goalkeeper. "But the opposition was hard, the match was hard, the stadium was hard, so I can not be happier with the players and their work". He said: 'A set-piece does us and it's a good set-piece but our keeper is disappointed with it. Read More »

Molina homers twice as Cardinals defeat Cubs 5-0

Battery mate Yadier Molina offered Wainwright all the support he needed with two homers, the first a two-run shot in the bottom of the second off Jake Arrieta (4-3) that traveled 410 feet and left the bat at almost 106 miles per hour. "I can have better fastball command, but this is a step in the right direction". "He kept getting better as the game progressed, I think". Relievers Trevor Rosenthal and Kevin Siegrist polished off the Cardinals' second shutout of the year with 1-2-3 ... Read More »

First time for Wenger in the Premier League


This was Arsene Wenger's first competitive win over Mourinho. The Spanish side need to win at Old Trafford in the second leg of their semi-final tie on Thursday night to have any chance of reaching the final and Manchester United have not lost a game at home since September. Read More »

Trump Gives Commencement Speech at Liberty U


Standing before tens of thousands of members of the Class of 2017 and their families at Liberty University's open-air stadium in Lynchburg, Va., Trump thanked the crowd for helping him achieve the presidency. Mr Trump said "we can make a fast decision" on a new Federal Bureau of Investigation director to replace James Comey adding "possibly by late next week". Read More »

Willett (back) withdraws mid-round at The Players


The 28-year-old revealed he might need "a week or two" to recover and that obviously makes his a doubt for the BMW PGA Championship which takes place at Wentworth the week after next. After playing just 13 tournaments previous year due to a foot injury, Poulter had 10 events this season to earn 218 FedEx Cup points or 347,634 U.S. Read More »

Diamondbacks catcher Iannetta takes pitch to face

Leading off the seventh, Iannetta appeared to turn into the pitch, a 93 miles per hour fastball from reliever Johnny Barbato. Iannetta crashed to the ground and eventually left the field with a towel over his face. Pittsburgh lost 11-4 Friday night, running its losing streak to six games. Definitely a relief when he can get up on his own. He had been hit hard for eight runs in three innings against the Dodgers in Los Angeles on Monday night. Read More »

Nadal beats Djokovic to reach 8th Madrid final


The third-seeded Halep, who also lost the 2014 final to Maria Sharapova, will play to keep her title against eighth-seeded Svetlana Kuznetsova of Russian Federation or Kristina Mladenovic of France. RAFAEL NADAL'S FRENCH Open credentials were boosted further when he claimed a record-equalling 30th ATP 1000 title at the Madrid Open on Sunday. Croatian Borna Coric , conqueror of world No. Read More »

Jose Mourinho: I will rotate my squad ahead of Europa League final


A serious knee injury has denied Swedish top scorer Zlatan Ibrahimovic the chance to win the Europa League on home soil. Every single free kick, every time they went down it was for them. "But we fight for titles and probably other clubs finishing in the top four, probably they would like to be in our position to try and fight for the title". Read More »

Mourinho: Manchester United don't want to play Premier League games right now


I have to play them by periods. I don't think we can finish seventh and I don't think we can finish fourth. "I do not want to think about next season - I want to think about the final we have to play in". There is nearly €27 million riding on Manchester United's Europa League final clash with Ajax. It was compulsory. The ones that needed to play 90 minutes got to play. Read More »

Kim Si-woo becomes youngest player to win Players Championship

Si Woo Kim took home THE PLAYERS Championship title in just his second start at the TPC Sawgrass Players Stadium Course. Whatever else Ian Poulter got to take from the final round of The Players here, he could surely feel content in having launched one of the most unexpected U-turns in this tournament's history. Read More »

Tottenham hero Gary Mabbutt: Wembley move can be no excuse

Tottenham is leaving White Hart Lane after completing its best campaign at the stadium for more than a century. "I hope Sunday will be the most special day in the last three seasons". We will see. If I feel something is special and I need to take it and keep it in my house, of course I will do. United have failed to score in their last two away league trips to White Hart Lane . Read More »

Hockey Night in Canada: Senators vs. Penguins, Game 2


The Penguins are 1-1 in overtime. "The guys are used to it". Here are the likely lines for tonight's game against the Senators, according to Pens Inside Scoop on Twitter . Although we should stop doubting the Senators, the Penguins are a mightily high bar to reach. They also won their third straight series opener on the road, continuing their month-long run of relentless postseason play. Read More »

Jose Mourinho "not upset" to miss out on top-four spot


Because if I have Ashley Young, Luke Shaw, Marcos Rojo, (Zlatan) Ibrahimovic, Timothy Fosu-Mensah, if I had these guys I can rotate, I can go for every match. I can not go to Manchester City or Arsenal and put out five kids at the same time altogether. I don't think other teams playing one match per week, and being in a great situation, will lose. Read More »

Isaiah Thomas on Game 7: 'That's Where Legends Are Born'

Washington won the game 92-91 in what was mainly a defensive battle and offensive struggle for both teams. After all, he had a game-high 33 points, he shot 15-of-26 from the field, along with five assists, and with apologies to Avery Bradley (27 points on 10-of-18 shooting), Beal was the most consistent player on the floor the entire night. Read More »

Alonso remaining confident despite further Honda issues in Spain


McLaren's team radio told him to "stop the auto, stop the auto, engine problem" as liquid dripped from the underside of the vehicle. The drip turned into a gush of yellowish liquid when a crane lifted the McLaren away from the track. "We've been underperforming in the first four races". Only the previous day, the 35-year-old said he would only stay with the team if they gave him a vehicle capable of fighting for wins. Read More »

Nadal ends miserable run against Djokovic to reach Madrid Open final


However, the 23-year-old could muster just one break of serve - early in the first set - as he fell just short, blowing four break points in a tense final game. If I'm at my best and he's at his best on clay, he's probably the better player. The first set was very one-sided, Nadal dominated in every segment, and he was good enough in the second to bring the win home in straight sets, not losing a set against Novak for the first time since Rome 2009! These tournaments are so strong, so it's ... Read More »

Spurs duo Pochettino, Son scoop monthly Premier League awards

He believes that " I think it means a lot for everyone here because for me it's an award a trophy that deserves to be shared with everyone at the Club ". Tottenham first played at White Hart Lane in a friendly against Notts County 118 years. If the Camp Nou faithful were to be canvassed on who they'd like to take over from the departing Luis Enrique, I suspect the name of Mauricio Pochettino would feature. Read More »