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by | May 08, 2017 | 09:23

I said that at half-time to the players: score a goal or forget about it, we are not able to win. Guardiola said: "I am pretty sure [former manager] Manuel Pellegrini missed him a lot last season". "When they have that momentum you have to support that because they are young". Errors have undermined City's cause, however, and Guardiola has stated that he does not want to see repeats of some of the poorly-conceded goals next season.

by | May 08, 2017 | 09:22

Because No. 97 is not the opponent you want running wild against your squad in a series. It's a long climb. Theodore carried the puck into the zone instead of dumping the puck in (like you are supposed to) and got the offense rolling. We know we can be better than that. Edmonton expanded its lead to 3-1 on Larsson's first goal of the playoffs at 8:23 of the third period. A three-goal third period in which the Ducks won the shot battle 12-4 quelled any notion that the Oilers may mount ...

by | May 08, 2017 | 09:16

Root made a fluent 73 to lay the platform for England's imposing total of 328 for six and he took three wickets with his part-time off-spinners to help the hosts win the series 2-0. Gary Wilson was Root's third victim and Kevin O'Brien - the hero in Bangalore - scored only 18 here, falling when he tried to attack Rashid's leg-spin.

by | May 08, 2017 | 09:10

Swansea still have to travel to Sunderland before facing West Brom on the final day, while Hull face relegation rivals Crystal Palace before entertaining Tottenham Hotspur. And sure enough, it was his low in-swinging cross that evaded everyone before drifting past the back post, before Fabianski had to get down sharply to gather the striker's 20 yard shot.

by | May 08, 2017 | 09:07

Although a Europa League campaign has never been in Wenger's remit, he insists if that is what this hard season boils down to, it would not have a huge impact on Arsenal's summer recruitment policy and the type of player they identify. Rooney had two long range efforts late in the second half but Arsenal looked comfortable and saw out the win. FRANCIS COQUELIN threw himself at the ball to stop a shot during Arsenal's win over Manchester United .

by | May 08, 2017 | 09:03

If there end up being a lot of extra minutes to go around, or if one of those two get in foul trouble, head coach Scott Brooks could turn to rookies Tomas Satoransky and Sheldon Mac. This has been a physical, chippy series between Boston and Washington teams that simply do not like each other - and that is good. Oubre pushed and decked Olynyk and received a flagrant-2 foul.

by | May 08, 2017 | 08:54

And Mourinho's injury headache got worse as Young - only on the pitch for 11 minutes - had to be replaced by Chris Smalling, who himself was making his return from a spell out of action, but United were still able to hold on for a valuable victory.

by | May 08, 2017 | 08:48

Brown said that he doesn't have New England on speed dial and he doesn't anticipate trading for a veteran quarterback before or during the draft even if they have the ammunition to pull such a trade off. I could see a pick happening, but I think they look for a more immediate impact player. 11. However, overlooked Tre'Davious White out of LSU, though slender in frame, could be a good corner as well as an addition to special teams.

by | May 08, 2017 | 08:49

We normally don't concede goals like we did tonight.". Juventus' Argentinian forward Gonzalo Gerardo Higuain (2ndL) vies with Atalanta players during the Italian Serie A football match Atalanta vs Juventus at the "Atleti Azzurri d'Italia" stadium .

by | May 08, 2017 | 08:44

Guardiola maintained he would persist with his intricate passing style next season, as City find themselves still battling to secure a top-four spot, and insisted a sharper edge in front of goal is needed - with the recourse to the transfer market seeming likely.

by | May 08, 2017 | 08:45

It came 98 games into his Highbury career and spawned an "I was there" T-shirt range. They were walking the streets with heads low. "Recently we won at Middlesbrough, we won against Manchester City in the semi-final of the FA Cup, we won against Leicester, we won today".

by | May 08, 2017 | 08:41

Not everyone is convinced, says Amy Lawrence of The Guardian: "These are odd times for two Premier League managerial symbols, who will meet at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday in a relatively modest contest between the division's fifth- and sixth-placed teams but it would be overstating it to suggest they are ready to share much empathy just yet".

by | May 08, 2017 | 08:38

The Crystal Palace revival under the management of Sam Allardyce had been nothing short of miraculous. "It is certainly serious enough to keep him out for who knows how long". Wenger switched tactics and introduced Danny Welbeck and then Olivier Giroud and Aaron Ramsey in an effort to find a breakthrough. Premier League survival remains a tall order for Boro, with Steve Agnew's men still six points adrift of safety with only four matches to go.

by | May 08, 2017 | 08:35

The match will mark the first-ever meeting between Manchester United and Celta Vigo, but the Spanish side has faced English teams nine times previously, winning five and losing four. Rashford could well be among those rested given he limped off at Balaidos and has played more than any other attacking player for United since the start of April.

by | May 08, 2017 | 08:36

But when the players returned on Monday morning (local time in New Orleans ), gone immediately were all the scoring fireworks as all four players putted poorly, especially from potentially winning positions, to extend the sudden-death shootout.

by | May 08, 2017 | 08:28

But Johansson tied it 1-1 at 12:51, sneaking a shot from a tight angle past Frederik Andersen , the Leafs goalie absolute dynamite on this night, especially with a number of highlight-reel glove saves. "We played a pretty solid game and we're going back home in a must-win". "The reality is it's a great year for our team". Then, as his first taste of the playoffs went along, Matthews played better in each game.

by | May 08, 2017 | 08:29

Houston Rockets guard James Harden (13) drives past San Antonio Spurs guard Danny Green (14) during the first half in Game 4 of an NBA basketball second-round playoff series, Sunday, May 7, 2017 , in Houston. "We're just riding him right now". There is every possibility the Raptors could have played great in four games, which they didnt, and not won a game.

by | May 08, 2017 | 08:23

With three matches to go, United are four points behind the fourth-placed Manchester City and Mourinho said that he was pinning his hopes of reaching next season's Champions League rest on winning the Europa League. "Finally, I leave this stadium with Arsenal fans happy", he added. "And because we go with everything on Thursday and we can not go with everything against Tottenham".

by | May 08, 2017 | 08:18

Isaiah Thomas' 53 points are the most in an #NBAPlayoffs game since Allen Iverson scored 55 in 2003. Despite ending up on the losing side, John Wall scored 40 points for Washington. - The play of the game was the one that put Isaiah over 50. Thomas scored 29 points combined in the fourth quarter and overtime, proving he really is King of the Fourth.

by | May 08, 2017 | 08:10

Bacardi triggered the recall after discovering that during production, one batch had been bottled before the correct dilution to achieve 40% abv. There have yet to be reports of people being harmed by drinking over-alcoholic Bombay Sapphire, but if anyone does wind up in the hospital from this, Bacardi could face one hell of a lawsuit.

by | May 08, 2017 | 08:05

The St. Louis Blues are back on the road for Game 3 and 4 of their Western Conference second-round playoff series against the Nashville Predators and will be looking to continue their success away from home. The eventual game victor came on a wonky play where James Neal ended up with the puck on his stick, alone in the offensive zone. "Obviously that wasn't the case".

by | May 08, 2017 | 08:01

Sturridge poked a shot straight at Forster after neatly side-stepping Stephens from Lallana's pass, with the England midfielder's vision providing a greater threat to Southampton's massed ranks. "We can not be 100 per cent sure but at this moment it looks rather positive". It doesn't feel in this moment like a point more , but it is. First they travel to the London Stadium to take on West Ham next weekend before they round their campaign off with a home game against Middlesbrough on May 21.

by | May 08, 2017 | 08:03

With seven victories in last 16 games in all competitions , Arsenal's campaign has lost its momentum. Jose Mourinho says there is no need to make peace with old foe Arsene Wenger as there are no problems between them. Asked if the trip to Arsenal is must win, the England worldwide said: "Yeah, I think so". "That means a lot to us and also the performances we have done away from home", Guidetti, still dreaming of playing the final in his home-town of Stockholm, said.

by | May 08, 2017 | 07:58

Saturday's victory is the second Kentucky Derby win for Velazquez, who rode Animal Kingdom to a first-place finish in 2011. The list of fresh horses being considered for the Preakness includes Conquest Mo Money, who was second in the Arkansas Derby; Senior Investment, victor of the Lexington Stakes; Multiplier, victor of the Illinois Derby; and Cloud Computing, third in the Wood Memorial.

by | May 08, 2017 | 07:55

One thing almost all the analysts agreed on is that this draft featured a weak quarterback class. To acquire the 10th overall pick in this year's draft, the Kansas City Chiefs surrendered the 27th and 91st overall picks in this year's draft, and a 1st round pick in the 2018 NFL Draft.

by | May 08, 2017 | 07:52

The Ukrainian suffered the fifth defeat of his decorated career, and the second in succession, when he was dramatically stopped in the 11th round of a thrilling clash at Wembley Stadium by IBF and WBA heavyweight champion Joshua. ■ The National debate: Anthony Joshua v Wladimir Klitschko - who comes out on top? "I never duck a challenge, so if you want ever want to see me fight Tyson Fury , I'm not going anywhere.

by | May 08, 2017 | 07:49

Atletico also lost the final in 1974, to Bayern Munich. Ronaldo has now reached the 400-goal mark for Real - though one of these is disputed - and his goal-scoring feats are now getting so gargantuan that it's easy to lose any sense of scale; few can compare with his records.

by | May 08, 2017 | 07:42

The 56-year-old was found dead Saturday afternoon in IN after authorities responded to a 911 call reporting that a woman was unresponsive. "An autopsy is pending". "On Saturday the 22nd day of April, 2017, Erin Marie Moran-Fleischmann passed away at her residence located in New Salisbury Indiana", read the statement.

by | May 08, 2017 | 07:39

Jimenez made five relief appearances for Toledo this season before his call-up and did not allow a run in five innings of work. Jones left in the third inning against Minnesota when he was drilled in the left side of his mouth by a 90 miles per hour fastball from Twins reliever Justin Haley.

by | May 08, 2017 | 07:27

This might have been an easy game for them a few months ago but Crystal Palace have beaten the likes of Liverpool, Chelsea and Arsenal both home and away so they will be tired of that. "We need to repeat the performance in our next two games and that should put us in a good place before Watford [on the last day of the season]". In the buildup to his side's weekend clash with Crystal Palace , the Manchester City defender has spoken of the current City dynamic under "special" boss Pep ...

by | May 08, 2017 | 07:20

The Welsh global had two of Arsenal's best chances in the first half and was one of Arsenal's better players but failed to convert them. Midfielder Marouane Fellaini is suspended, with Luke Shaw and Ashley Young among those out injured, yet United could still field a powerful side against the Gunners.

by | May 08, 2017 | 07:17

Huh). In Kansas City, Carlos Santana and Francisco Lindor hit back-to-back home runs with two outs in the ninth inning to lift Cleveland. Mets 11, Marlins 3: Asdrubal Cabrera doubled to spark a five-run first inning against fill-in starter Odrisamer Despaigne (0-1), then joined New York's long injury list when he hurt his left thumb and was forced to leave a rout of visiting Miami.

by | May 08, 2017 | 07:18

In the process, the Capitals finally solved Pittsburgh goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury, who allowed four goals on 32 shots after putting up a.937 save percentage in the first four games of the series. That tied the game 2:49 into the third period. HollywoodLifers , who are you rooting for in this series, the Penguins or the Capitals? "It turns our mind around...and we start believing and we start to play the way we're capable".

by | May 08, 2017 | 07:18

However, it mattered little as Real maintained their ideal La Liga record in nine games without Ronaldo this season. "I'm excited about seeing the fans, I'm proud to have these players, it makes me very happy to see the atmosphere we're playing in".

by | May 08, 2017 | 07:18

Watch highlights from the London Stadium as Tottenham's title hopes were dealt a decisive blow by Manuel Lanzini's strike in a 1-0 win for West Ham . This season will also mark the first time Spurs have finished above the Gunners since 1995 and fans will be now be keen to see their side remain on top.