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Mourinho demands more from Manchester United fans


United look well set to progress to the Europa League final, where they will likely play Ajax, after winning 1-0 in Spain last week. We knew we had to win, we played a good game and deserved it too. "I've been at this club 13 years". They were walking in the streets with their heads low. Mourinho was also annoyed by Wenger and accused him of trying to influence fourth official Craig Pawson during the game, although the bitter managerial rivals shook hands afterwards. Read More »

Celtics power past Wizards in Game 7, 115-105


The Celtics' bench outscored the Wizards' bench 48-5 in the game. Down by three, Thomas hit two 3-pointers and Marcus Smart one in a 1:13 span to put the home team ahead to stay. The Wizards had all of the momentum, Bradley Beal was on his way to a 38-point night, and it looked like the C's were on their way to a second-round playoff exit. Read More »

Jose Mourinho watches Tottenham youngsters in action

I played games, I have more than 100 games at Man United so for me I never had a problem here. "We have good things but, if I was on your side and you are always looking for these kind of capital letters, big headlines, I accept if you say that". Read More »

How to watch Tottenham Hotspur vs Manchester United in 2016-17 EPL

Leicester City pulled off one of the most outrageous shocks in sporting history by scooping the 2015/16 Premier League title, but they were never close to defending their crown this season. Now the team gets a chance to complete the set of European trophies. Harry Kane has scored against 23 of the 25 clubs he's faced with Tottenham in the Premier League - though he's yet to score in six appearances against Manchester United . Read More »

Zidane unsure on Bale´s Madrid return

Real's Champions League triumphs in 2014 and a year ago have distracted from rivals Barcelona's creeping domination in the domestic league, with the Catalan side winning five of the last seven titles. Driven on by the deafening Calderon, Atletico started well, creating more danger in the opening minutes than they managed in the entire first leg before Saul nodded home Koke's corner in the 12th minute. Read More »

Premier League table since 2012: Man City have been division's best team


Both Manchester clubs spent more than £150m. "[Arsenal manager] Arsene Wenger should win the league every season because he is 20 years in charge, if that is the right way to measure our advantage". He is the favourite for the award ahead of Pochettino, who has guided Spurs to a highest-ever Premier League finish of second and a record points haul, despite having the sixth highest wage bill in the division. Read More »

Capsule preview of the Spurs-Warriors conference finals


San Antonio Spurs is also missing another key player, Tony Parker, who is not going to play for the rest of the season due to a ruptured left quadriceps tendon that he acquired during their second semifinal game against Houston . "He's been like that through these first two rounds", Spurs coach Gregg Popovich said after the win. The Spurs led by as many as 28 points in the third quarter as Aldridge played like the superstar he was expected to be when he left the Portland Trail ... Read More »

Rafael Nadal wins fifth Madrid Open title

After wining the Monte Carlo Masters, the Barcelona Open and now his fifth Madrid title, Nadal is 15-0 on clay and the overwhelming favourite to lift an unprecedented 10th Roland Garros title later in May. Early signs weren't good for Thiem after a break between sets as he surrendered his serve at the first time of asking, and despite keeping his enemy stuck to his own baseline at times, the Spanish native spun the fixture in his favour. Read More »

'Dr Phil' to air interview with Aaron Hernandez's fiancee


He was still serving a life sentence for the 2013 killing of Odin Lloyd . It has also been reported that Hernandez spent at least two weeks planning his suicide, going so far as to give away his possessions, and carried it out despite being acquitted of two more murder counts just five days before he took his life. Read More »

Kyle Lowry says he's 'doubtful' for Sunday


With a win Sunday, the Cavs would sweep the Raptors and become the first team in National Basketball Association history to open the playoffs 8-0 in consecutive seasons. As usual, LeBron James had a lot to do with the fourth-quarter surge. James scored 13 points in the fourth quarter. Lowry sat on the bench for the whole game. Read More »

Coach Kerr attends Warriors practice after leave of absence


He's now recovering from the latest procedure to alleviate debilitating back pain stemming from the botched back surgeries that caused him to miss the first 43 games of the 2015-16 season. Some of Kerr's players were encouraged to see him engaged again. "He's watching the game, so he sees a lot of different angles", Curry said. "Hopefully, he's feeling better". Read More »

NBA Draft Combine rumor: Prospects avoiding Celtics because they are too good?

If the former happens, perhaps the Lakers can include one of the cumbersome contracts of veterans Luol Deng (three years, $54 million) or Timofey Mozgov (three years, $48 million). On top of that, the Mavericks are drafting for both best available and position need right now. Nobody moved up in the lottery, which sets the top three picks. Read More »

Celtics @ 7: Series Comes Down To One Final Game


While that series probably needed to go seven games, this one between budding rivals in the Celtics and Wizards absolutely did. Neither team have yet to win on the road in this series but anything can happen in a Game 7 , so you can scrap the form guide. Read More »

Hamilton secures third pole of season in Spain


I've been coming here a long time and done so many laps but still the last chicane is the tricky one for me. To make this step forward and bring a great package for this weekend to keep us in the fight with the Ferrari , I'm so grateful to them. Read More »

"King Arthur" cast opens up about new film


The King Arthur star explained that he also questioned his motivations for signing up for the film, which he believes was more to do with financial reward than a "creative decision", but said he did enjoy getting to know Dakota and director Sam Taylor-Johnson. Read More »

IPL: Bangalore desperate for a face-saving victory


Zaheer Khan's men also defeated Rising Pune Supergiant by seven runs in their last league game at the Kotla on Friday. In his next two overs, he conceded just the one boundary. Delhi's chase got off to a disastrous start when Sanju Samson was dismissed by Avesh Khan's second ball. Karun Nair struggled early on but then got a few quick runs, courtesy the five boundaries he collected; he made 26 from 22 balls before miscuing a pull to the man at midwicket. Read More »

Ben Stokes helps Rising Pune Supergiant reach IPL play-offs

Guptill (36 off 18 balls) and captain Glenn Maxwell (47 off 21) provided explosive assistance to the wicketkeeper as Kings XI thundered their way to a massive 230-3. Hardik out-scored Pollard at one point, clobbering Tewatia for a six before milking Henry for two consecutive maximums before a sensational diving catch from Saha off Sandeep Sharma proved fatal for the all-rounder. Read More »

Macron poised to launch next stage of his French 'revolution'

Mr Macron's 577 candidates in the elections are expected to be announced on Thursday. Hamon went on to make a disastrous showing in the presidential election, being eliminated in the first round in fifth place. The National Assembly in France has full powers to pass laws and approve the prime minister, and the country's two main parties - the Socialists and the Union for a Popular Movement - which for the first time were both absent from the second round of the presidential election, are ... Read More »