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Sports Mourinho admits top four finish is impossible
Author: 0 Mourinho admits top four finish is impossible

Former Arsenal favourite Gilberto Silva says Arsene Wenger has earned the right to decide when his reign at the club will end. Speaking to MUTV after the game, Tuanzebe said, " thanks to the manager because he gave me the opportunity " to finally experience playing the Premier League but " we didn't get the win, which is a disappointment " as it ends the team's long unbeaten run.

Sports Arsenal win transfer battle with Liverpool and Everton for defender - Bundesliga expert
Author: 0 Arsenal win transfer battle with Liverpool and Everton for defender - Bundesliga expert

Gibbs, 27, has been with Arsenal for his entire career since joining the club's academy in 2004, but has only played ten Premier League games this season. Manager Arsene Wenger was asked about the signing after the news broke, but the Frenchman did not want to comment on the speculation. Arsenal now have two senior left-backs in their squad - Nacho Monreal and Kieran Gibbs, who is approaching the final year of his contract.

Sports IMG's Trevon Duval announces he will play basketball at Duke
Author: 0 IMG's Trevon Duval announces he will play basketball at Duke

Frank Jackson's decision last week to keep his name in the National Basketball Association draft heightened the need for Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski to close Duval, as the only other point guard on the roster was incoming freshman Jordan Goldwire, a three-star prospect.

Sports Alonso sets October deadline for McLaren to start winning
Author: 0 Alonso sets October deadline for McLaren to start winning

Alonso marked a cautiously optimistic tone about the race on Sunday, when his vehicle will have a much tougher test of its more than questionable reliability. "But this one I have a feeling it will be a bad Friday and a good Saturday, good Sunday". Fernando Alonso has finished just one of the four F1 Grands Prix so far this season.

Sports Mace gets keys to Spurs stadium as demolition starts
Author: 0 Mace gets keys to Spurs stadium as demolition starts

United were largely outplayed by Tottenham on Sunday and flattered by the 2-1 scoreline as Victor Wanyama and Harry Kane put the hosts in control before Wayne Rooney set up a nervy finish. "When we're out there, we're going to try and play exciting football, press high like we do here and that should get the crowd on their feet". Kane struck three minutes into the second half, innovatively volleying home Christian Eriksen's free-kick from the left to take his goal tally for the league ...

Sports Ashes in jeopardy over pay dispute
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The players are demanding the retention of the revenue share model that sees them receive 20 per cent of Cricket Australia's income. A number of players including Shane Watson, Mitchell Starc, Mitchell Johnson and Pat Cummins tweeted support for the ACA's stance after the publication of what is allegedly an email from CA chief executive James Sutherland stating players whose contracts expire this year will not have them renewed.

Author: 0 Capsule preview of the Spurs-Warriors conference finals

Pau Gasol finished with 18 points, followed by Aldridge (17) and Danny Green (16). "He said how great of a year I had, and how great of a year our organization had, and I just told him congratulations". Memphis would not be the only team to be blown out by the Spurs , the Houston Rockets were also. But without injured point guard Tony Parker and their best defender in Leonard banged up, the Spurs will be hard-pressed to slow the Warriors' fantastic four of Kevin Durant, Steph Curry, ...

Sports I may retire at end of the season, admits emotional captain
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John Terry gave Chelsea the lead with a fairytale goal on what is likely to be his penultimate goal for a club he has spent 22-years with. However, two minutes later Watford scored the equalizer courtesy Etienne Capou. Chelsea: Begovic, Zouma, Terry, Ake, Azpilicueta, Kante, Chalobah, Kenedy, Willian, Hazard, Batshuayi. Not only has the Italian squeezed every ounce of ability from the likes of Eden Hazard and Diego Costa , but his enthusiasm and passion has invigorated plenty of fans at ...

Sports Raptors star guard Kyle Lowry sprains left ankle in Game 2
Author: 0 Raptors star guard Kyle Lowry sprains left ankle in Game 2

The Cavs continued to double-team DeRozan, just as they did in the first two games. The Raptors missed their first dozen three-point attempts, yet still they were hanging with the Cavs point for point. "He just couldn't go. The medical people know the severity his ankle". Lowry took part in the warm-up and was listed as active for the game, but Cory Joseph started in his place.

Author: 0 Warriors Rally For 113-111 Win After Spurs Lose Leonard

San Antonio controlled the game for 2 and a half quarters, but after their star player Kawhi Leonard (26 points 8 rebounds) went down with another ankle injury with 7:53 minutes left, Golden State capatalized and started their comeback run.

Sports Seattle Seahawks are interested in Colin Kaepernick and Robert Griffin III
Author: 0 Seattle Seahawks are interested in Colin Kaepernick and Robert Griffin III

During the Week 17 finale against the Seahawks, Kaepernick went 17-for-22 for 215 yards and a touchdown. Wilson has been one of the healthiest QBs in the National Football League across his career, and has still never missed a start. Disparate reports last week circulated that Kaepernick had either received interest from three teams or that precisely none have sought an interview with him.

Author: 0 Manchester City confirm that Zabaleta will be moving on

Unlike Zabaleta, whose departure after nine years was announced on Saturday, Toure - a driving force in City's midfield since 2010 - doesn't yet know if this is his last season at City. He's an exceptional professional and someone who has been extremely reliable. To replace that you need someone who has been here for nine years. "We played well but we couldn't score enough goals and we had to fight until the very last minute".

Author: 0 Hamilton wins Spanish GP ahead of Vettel

Vettel in the F1 championship race. When asked if the title battle with Vettel, whose lead was slashed to six points after Barcelona, would impact their relationship, Hamilton said: "I don't know, it's hard to say". Hamilton was on the left and got alongside the Ferrari as they turned in, and they touched as each pursued their goal. Mehdi Bennani took the glory, with points lead Tiago Monteiro winning the other race.

Sports Combine still has value even if top National Basketball Association prospects skip it
Author: 0 Combine still has value even if top National Basketball Association prospects skip it

Clearly, those aren't players the Mavericks would have interest in with the ninth pick. "I figured they knew who they were going to draft already", Durant said . "Matt and I have talked every day since the change was made", Vogel said. CSNChicago.com spoke to several league executives and scouts in attendance, and while the opinions varied, they certainly understood the position players - or more specifically, their agents are in, at least in terms of the workouts.

Author: 0 Chelsea beat Middlesbrough, one win away from EPL title

The ex- FC Barcelona man also created the opener for Diego Costa, only for Cesar Azpilicueta to get the final touch before the Spain worldwide striker broke the deadlock. "Now there is the pressure, but now it's a good pressure, a pressure that this pressure must bring excitement". "It was a big step forward to win against a side fighting for their lives".

Author: 0 Washington Wizards Force Game 7

Boston advances to the Eastern Conference finals, where it will host the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 1 on Wednesday. In the post game interview, Wall said he drew his motivation from the Celtics decision to wear all black before Game 6.

Author: 0 Man Utd fans get almost 10k tickets for final

United now need to beat Ajax in Stockholm to secure Champions League football for 2017-18, but Mourinho has stressed he did not gamble by throwing in the towel domestically. "We know through the league it will be nearly impossible so we have to go to the final with everything and it can be a very good season". Because if I have Ashley Young, Luke Shaw, Marcos Rojo, (Zlatan) Ibrahimovic, Tim Fosu-Mensah, if I had these guys I can rotate, I can go for every match.

Sports Mariners look to bounce back vs. Blue Jays today
Author: 0 Mariners look to bounce back vs. Blue Jays today

Pillar came in leading the AL with 47 hits, one ahead of New York's Starlin Castro. The Mariners moved in front 1-0 in the fifth when Carlos Ruiz scored on a throwing error by Jose Bautista in right field. MINUS: Second baseman Robinson Cano missed a fourth straight game because of a strained right quadriceps muscle. "I wanted to keep my jersey on because I told my mom we'd get a picture after the game", Pillar explained after his walk-off home run in the bottom of the ninth inning ...

Sports Fan-friendly F1 get in on social media game
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Thomas Danel, six, from the French city of Amiens, was seen crying on television after Raikkonen retired following a first-lap collision with Red Bull's Max Verstappen at the Circuit de Catalunya. When you get hit from behind there's not much you can do, so between Max and me there was nothing I could do. Meanwhile, Verstappen expressed disappointment the luck went away from him in the early part of the race.

Sports Sharapova targeting return to the top
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Even that could be avoided if she reaches the semi-finals in Rome , which would take her to a ranking of around 100 and get her directly into the main event. Only 24 players have earned 600 or more wins. Sam Querrey upset French 11th seed Lucas Pouille 7-6 (8/6), 7-6 (10/8). Sharapova was down a break on three different occasions in the first set but eventually made the necessary adjustments and cruised through the second set to improve her lifetime record to 5-0 against McHale.