• Everton management want Wayne Rooney to stay
Everton management want Wayne Rooney to stay

While Allardyce has done exactly what he set out to do and steer the club clear of relegation and into the top half of the table, the style of football on display has been a cause for much anger on the Blue half of Merseyside. On Tuesday morning, The Mirror put out a story saying things could get more complicated for Everton , since there's anot...

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  • England announces Russia World Cup 2018 squad
England announces Russia World Cup 2018 squad

Chris Smalling, who has had a good season for Manchester United, was also overlooked because Southgate wants defenders who are comfortable in possession. Ashley Young could stake his claim for the captain's role, being the senior-most member of the squad. Southgate added: "I believe this is a squad which we can be excited about".

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  • Moyes leaves West Ham
Moyes leaves West Ham

West Ham's form improved with Moyes' arrival. 11 - years in charge at Everton, from 2002 to 2013, longer than in all his other managerial jobs combined. "When David and his team arrived, it was the wish of both parties that the focus be only on the six months until the end of the season". They have held informal talks with Manuel Pellegrini, a...

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  • Gabi: I hope this isn´t Griezmann´s last final with Atletico
Gabi: I hope this isn´t Griezmann´s last final with Atletico

Marseille coach Rudi Garcia is determined to help Marseille continue what he calls its "fantastic love affair" with European football. "I think the blame can be shared, it's 50-50". Memories of their 1986 3-0 defeat to Dynamo Kiev at the same venue is bound to come rushing back as they square up against their French opponents, Wednesday night.

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  • Sebastian Vettel defends Ferrari's two pitstop strategy in Spanish Grand Prix
Sebastian Vettel defends Ferrari's two pitstop strategy in Spanish Grand Prix

Hamilton is always a top contender to win and I would expect him to be the man to beat again on Sunday morning. The defending world champion had to wait until the fourth round in Azerbaijan to pick up his first win of the campaign, but an imperious drive in Barcelona made it back-to-back victories for the Briton.

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  • How to Watch the NBA Draft Lottery
How to Watch the NBA Draft Lottery

That is the kind of tanking that would make plenty of organizations jealous, but that wasn't the plan for the Knicks from the start. Now for the exciting reveal of who will be representing the Sixers at the NBA Draft Lottery. The Knicks are most likely to stick in the ninth spot, which is where they will be starting. They have not had the No. 1 ...

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  • Champions Manchester City smash Premier League records
Champions Manchester City smash Premier League records

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang became the fastest Gunner to 10 Premier League goals and notably has status as the last player to score in Arsene Wenger's time at Arsenal . All season we didn't surrender, we never gave up and tried until the end. Midfielder Manuel Lanzini scored twice and Marko Arnautovic got the other as the Hammers finished 13th...

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  • Jose Mourinho v West Ham Utd [audio]
Jose Mourinho v West Ham Utd [audio]

Pogba then sent an audacious effort from the halfway line well over Adrian's crossbar to sum up United's lack of ideas in attacking areas. "Paul and Noble , they looked in love", Mourinho said. United, denied victory by the inspired form of West Ham goalkeeper Adrian, moved four points clear of third-placed Tottenham with one game left. He ...

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  • Simon Yates in the pink as Giro d'Italialeader
Simon Yates in the pink as Giro d'Italialeader

And it was Bora-Hansgrohe left celebrating victory as Bennett latched on to the wheel of Quick-Step Floors' Viviani and overcame the Italian in the closing metres. On the 15 kilometre final climb on Mount Etna, Bennett was stronger than a huge array of pre-race favourites, shining brighter than the likes of Chris Froome, Tom Dumoulin, Fabio Aru and...

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  • Good players are always compatible: Zinedine Zidane on Neymar speculation
Good players are always compatible: Zinedine Zidane on Neymar speculation

We have to finish this season, the rest will come after, ' he said. "I think a big onus will be on the final and whether he plays in the final and personally it's up to him (to decide what to do from there)", former Kop winger McManaman told Sport360 on the sidelines of an LFC World event presented by Standard Chartered on Thursday at the Westin ...

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  • Winnipeg Jets vs. Vegas Golden Knights series preview
Winnipeg Jets vs. Vegas Golden Knights series preview

The Golden Knights are in Winnipeg on Saturday night for the start of the Western Conference final against a very strong Jets' team. Let's get to the picks, shall we? Golden Knights fever continues to sweep the Las Vegas valley and the nation, causing hockey teams from around the country to country to jump on the bandwagon.

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  • The Lehigh Valley Phantoms have won the longest game in AHL history
The Lehigh Valley Phantoms have won the longest game in AHL history

Lyon posted the second-most saves in league history, stopping the last 79 shots he faced while shutting out Charlotte over the final 119:56. The longest game in American Hockey League history began on a Wednesday night and ended six hours later on a Thursday morning.

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  • Joel Embiid Reportedly Upset Celtics by Leaving Without Shaking Hands
Joel Embiid Reportedly Upset Celtics by Leaving Without Shaking Hands

We went from 28 to 52 wins. The last time the Sixers' point guard stepped inside TD Garden, he wore a camouflage hoodie. But there was an underlying optimism about what might lie ahead for Philadelphia. "We've got to learn from it". The only person standing in Embiid's way was 208cm, 118kg Baynes. The rookie sensation followed that up in the Si...

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  • Champions League final: Cristiano Ronaldo will be fit to face Liverpool
Champions League final: Cristiano Ronaldo will be fit to face Liverpool

With the Champions League final against Liverpool three weeks away, Zidane insisted it was too early to speculate about the extent of the injury. "It's not a worry for the Champions League final". Liverpool will have to face a full-strength Real Madrid side in the upcoming UEFA Champions League final in Kiev, Ukraine.

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  • Man City earn record-breaking farewell for Yaya
Man City earn record-breaking farewell for Yaya

Can they do it? At full-time, his brother Kolo - who also played for City between 2009-2013 - presented his younger brother Yaya with a commemorative shirt. "The most important one was the goal against United", he said when asked about his City highlights. "A team will arrive and do better but they'll have to do really well".

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  • Two things we learned: Chelsea 1-1 Huddersfield Town
Two things we learned: Chelsea 1-1 Huddersfield Town

The Wednesday action also sees the resumption of the battle between City's distant pursuers to guarantee Champions League football next season. A goal-mouth scramble in the final minutes saw the loose ball fall to Andreas Christensen, whose header was touched onto the post by Lossl.

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  • Rockets hold off Mitchell, Jazz to win series
Rockets hold off Mitchell, Jazz to win series

The Rockets own a 121-92 edge in regular season wins and took two of three this season, including a 116-108 home win in the last matchup January 20. About a minute later, he found P.J. With a little pep in his step, Paul started scoring from all over the court. That 3-pointer put Houston up by nine points with just over two minutes remaining an...

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  • Tiger Woods can't wait to play with Phil Mickelson again
Tiger Woods can't wait to play with Phil Mickelson again

Woods was such a driven player in his prime - a stretch of 15 years - that his singular focus on winning tournaments - winning majors - created a certain distance for many. The ensuing birdie restored Day's two-shot lead and he parred the last to shoot 68 and finish at 12-under 272, two strokes ahead of Americans Aaron Wise (68) and Nick Watney (69...

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  • Cavaliers Complete Embarrassing Sweep of Raptors to Advance in Playoffs
Cavaliers Complete Embarrassing Sweep of Raptors to Advance in Playoffs

We saw that in the first series so now we should be pretty much immune to it. To watch the Toronto Raptors vs. Cleveland Cavaliers NBA Eastern Conference semifinal round Game 4 matchup live stream online from Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio, access the streaming video provided by Watch TNT at this link , or by downloading the Watch ...

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  • Woman bets $18 on Kentucky Derby, wins $1.2 million
Woman bets $18 on Kentucky Derby, wins $1.2 million

The fact Justify was still frisky to run after the sixth-fastest opening quarter-mile in Derby history at 22.24 seconds and a muddy race spoke volumes to Baffert in terms of winning style and what the future might bring. "When I came out of the stall, he was pulling me", the trainer said. "Right now I'm just thinking about keeping him healthy". S...

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  • Huddersfield Hold Champions Man City, Delay Record Bid
Huddersfield Hold Champions Man City, Delay Record Bid

Two more followed in successive seasons before he moved to Bayern Munich , who won three consecutive Bundesliga titles under his management. "Today was the proof - we can do better", he said. Pep Guardiola and his title-winning stars joined over 500 Manchester City staff for a mass celebration on Sunday night. Liverpool have work to do to sec...

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  • Chelsea Defeat Liverpool To Set Up Three-Way Top Four Battle
Chelsea Defeat Liverpool To Set Up Three-Way Top Four Battle

Chelsea have fallen short of expectations all season but they may still be able to sneak into the Champions League if they win their remaining two matches and either Tottenham lose one of theirs or Liverpool slip up at home to Brighton.

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  • Four Dodgers pitchers throw combined no-hitter
Four Dodgers pitchers throw combined no-hitter

Right-hander Walker Buehler (great name) pitched the first six-innings of game, with Tony Cingrani , Yimi Garcia and Adam Liberatore combining to seal the deal in relief. Los Angeles Angles slugger Albert Pujols swatted his 3,000th hit as well. Leading 4-0, Liberatore worked the ninth inning, striking out two Padres on 15 pitches before embracing...

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  • New York Mets Designate Former UNC Star Matt Harvey for Assignment
New York Mets Designate Former UNC Star Matt Harvey for Assignment

Once a highly-touted prospect, Harvey broke out in 2013, with a 2.27 ERA and 191 strikeouts over 178 innings. Take the decline and add in Harvey's presence in the NY tabloids - be it for missing a game or, most recently, being spotted partying in Los Angeles - and his image as an underachiever is complete.

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  • Kentucky Derby Odds: Favorites, Contenders, Betting Lines
Kentucky Derby Odds: Favorites, Contenders, Betting Lines

The 2018 Kentucky Derby - the first leg of that fabled Triple Crown - is finally here. Only two, Bodeimeister in 2012 and Air Forbes One in 1982, entered the gate as favorites. In the 24 hours leading up to the Kentucky Derby , gamblers have started betting heavily on My Boy Jack and his odds have fallen from a 20/1 longshot all the way to 5...

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  • Natural disaster in South African gold mine kills four, two miners still missing
Natural disaster in South African gold mine kills four, two miners still missing

Thirteen miners were initially trapped about 3km below the surface but rescuers managed to get several out, company spokesperson James Wellsted told AFP. The Driefontein accident was caused by a seismic event at about 1:30 p.m. local time on Thursday, Sibanye said. "The Department of Mineral Resources and all the unions have been informed and rep...

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  • Top 5 Worst Kentucky Derby Winners of the 2000s: 2018 Edition
Top 5 Worst Kentucky Derby Winners of the 2000s: 2018 Edition

His connections also have excellent credentials outside of the 2015 Kentucky Derby . And it's going to great lengths to let the world know it. The 144th edition of the mile-and-a-quarter race for three-year-old thoroughbreds is expected to attract more than 150,000 spectators.

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  • National Basketball Association reaches out to Raptors, warns Drake to avoid verbal altercations
National Basketball Association reaches out to Raptors, warns Drake to avoid verbal altercations

Pitchfork has reached out to Drake's representatives for comment. The NBA does have a " Fan Code of Conduct " which talks of "creating a safe, comfortable, and enjoyable sports and entertainment experience". Perkins, who was not suited up for the game, fired back at Drake with the pair being separated by security. "I'm here to represent t...

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  • Real 1-1 Bayern (3-2 agg) in the 1st half
Real 1-1 Bayern (3-2 agg) in the 1st half

At the other end Sergio Ramos headed into the side-netting just before the break to Madrid frustration - but it was Bayern heads in hands seconds after the restart. Along with Arjen Robben , he has yet to sign a one-year extension to his contract which expires in June. But with 15 minutes remaining Bayern kept the pressure on and continued to ...

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  • No day-night Test during Australia tour, Team India tells CoA
No day-night Test during Australia tour, Team India tells CoA

CA released its full summer global schedule on Monday but could not confirm it would continue its recent tradition of pink-ball Tests in the clash at Adelaide Oval from December 6. Exposure to pink-ball is a must before playing day-night cricket as the pink Kookaburra tends to swing quite a lot under the lights. The second Test , which is schedu...

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  • Tears as one-handed player is drafted into NFL
Tears as one-handed player is drafted into NFL

At the National Football League combine in March the Californian ran the quickest 40-metre dash time in over 15 years while he also bench pressed a weight of 225 pounds 20 times with a prosthetic hand attached to the bar. "I want to be a football player, and a good one at that". Asked to confirm that he actually tackled his brother, Shaquill said...

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  • Cavusoglu, Pompeo to discuss Afghanistan in Brussels
Cavusoglu, Pompeo to discuss Afghanistan in Brussels

Alliance units are routinely operating in the Baltic republics, Poland, Romania and Hungary. "When tensions are high, it is even more important to talk with Russian Federation". NATO's top military officer and civilian official in Afghanistan will brief the ministers on peace efforts there as they try to bring Taliban fighters to the table ...

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  • Mike Gesicki Drafted By Miami At No. 42 Overall
Mike Gesicki Drafted By Miami At No. 42 Overall

Gesicki had 48 receptions, 679 yards and 5 TD's for Penn State previous year. A top red zone threat, Gesicki was the second tight end to come off the board after Baltimore selected South Carolina's Hayden Hurst in the first round. His 15 catches as a senior in 2017 were two more than he compiled in his first four seasons and he averaged an impr...

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  • ICC approves global status for T20 matches b/w Associate Members
ICC approves global status for T20 matches b/w Associate Members

Chief executive Dave Richardson said they want players to respect the culture of the game, following the outcry in Australia's recent series in South Africa when bowler Cameron Bancroft was caught tampering with the ball. Richardson said introducing a red and yellow card system to the sport, as is the case with rugby, is one of the options that wou...

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  • Cowboys was hit with a surprise retiring by Jason Witten
Cowboys was hit with a surprise retiring by Jason Witten

The AP said he met Friday with owner Jerry Jones , who said no announcement was coming on Friday. Rarely one to have to work off a script, Jones did this to begin a press conference introducing the Cowboys' first-round pick, linebacker Leighton Vander Esch .

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  • LSU RB Derrius Guice, other Tigers, surprisingly fall in the NFL Draft
LSU RB Derrius Guice, other Tigers, surprisingly fall in the NFL Draft

A few picks later, Guice would end up being selected by a familiar face in the Washington Redskins at No. 59, and while some questioned the decision by the Eagles to pass on the running back, it appears there may have been a legitimate reason behind the decision.

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  • Giants select UTEP's Will Hernandez with second-round pick
Giants select UTEP's Will Hernandez with second-round pick

NY signed veteran free agent rusher Jonathan Stewart, but he spent much of his career splitting carries while with the Carolina Panthers. Also attending are Kayla Cunningham, Barkley's longtime friend who played soccer at Whitehall and Temple, and former Whitehall running back James Wah Jr.

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  • Steelers targets on the third day of the National Football League draft
Steelers targets on the third day of the National Football League draft

The Bills opened the draft making two splashes in trading up to select both Wyoming quarterback Josh Allen and Virginia Tech linebacker Tremaine Edmunds in the first round. Washington's selection marks the latest in a tradition of success for OSU wide receivers in the National Football League draft, as he joins Justin Blackmon, Dez Bryant, Rashau...

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  • Arsene Wenger explains why David Ospina starts for Arsenal against Atletico Madrid
Arsene Wenger explains why David Ospina starts for Arsenal against Atletico Madrid

Losing two Champions League finals brought back feelings of being bridesmaids once more as they were pipped to the post twice by Real. The feud between the two lit up the Premier League just as the latter's rivalry with Ferguson subsided, and Mourinho is unlikely to present Wenger with a parting gift this weekend.

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  • 3 takeaways from the Bruins' Game 7 win over the Maple Leafs
3 takeaways from the Bruins' Game 7 win over the Maple Leafs

Of course, every Leafs fan remembers (and has been reminded ad nauseam) about how Toronto held a 4-1 lead midway through the third only to watch the Bruins storm back to win the game in overtime. "It was just how it developed and he was just trying to win one back to me", Krug said. We have to find a way to make the most of it. Another scary mome...

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