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Sports Frank Lampard sings Leeds chant about himself after play-off victory
Author: 0 Frank Lampard sings Leeds chant about himself after play-off victory

And the Leeds fans chanted at Lampard about 'spygate'. "'Cause all of the spies, are hidden away, just try not to worry, you'll beat us some day". It is the first time in the history of the play-offs that a side has reached the Championship play-off final after losing the first leg at home.

Sports Vertonghen, Winks and Kane expected to be fit for Champions League final
Author: 0 Vertonghen, Winks and Kane expected to be fit for Champions League final

Juergen Klopp says he will fill the three-week gap before the Champions League final against Tottenham Hotspur by putting his Liverpool players through a two-week "pre-season". Speaking in an interview quoted by BBC Sport , Robertson said: "We are a tight-knit group, a young group". However, the Reds ended up in second place after Manchester City successfully defended their title and ended up a point ahead of Jurgen Klopp's men in the table.

Sports Jets fire GM Mike Maccagnan, Adam Gase takes over
Author: 0 Jets fire GM Mike Maccagnan, Adam Gase takes over

NY hired Gase, who had just been fired by the Miami Dolphins , to replace Bowles, and also signed free agent running back Le'Veon Bell to a four-year contract. Maccagnan, who was hired as GM in 2015, was not relieved of his duties this past offseason when coach Todd Bowles was sacked. Lee was a 2016 first-round pick by the Jets, taken 20th overall, and played three underwhelming seasons in Gotham.

Sports 'Amazing', 'huge' - Aston Villa fans salute fringe man after West Brom clash
Author: 0 'Amazing', 'huge' - Aston Villa fans salute fringe man after West Brom clash

Jedinak came on with just seconds remaining in the match and - after Jed Steer put Villa in control with great saves from Mason Holgate and Ahmed Hegazi - slotted his side's second spot-kick easily. Brunt knew what it meant for his team as soon as he walked but West Brom held out valiantly against the extra man for the remaining 40 minutes (including extra time).

Sports Justin Thomas withdraws from PGA Championship with wrist injury
Author: 0 Justin Thomas withdraws from PGA Championship with wrist injury

But the course and driving range were all but deserted by mid-afternoon on an unusually quiet start to a championship that is beginning a new era after being played for almost half a century in August. Daly has won five events on the PGA Tour - including the 1991 PGA Championship and the 1995 British Open. Woods however, was not impressed. "As far as J.D.

Sports Manchester City Facing a Costly UEFA Champions League Ban
Author: 0 Manchester City Facing a Costly UEFA Champions League Ban

An investigatory panel led by former Belgian Prime Minister Yves Leterme met two weeks ago in Switzerland and they are expected to announce their findings in the coming days, and according to reports a suspension of at least one season from the Champions League is expected to be the result.

Sports Juventus ditch stripes on new kit
Author: 0 Juventus ditch stripes on new kit

The defeat came on the day that Juventus displayed their new strip which no longer features the club's iconic black and white stripes in a breakaway from over a century of tradition. Roma goalkeeper Antonio Mirante made brilliant early saves to deny Juan Cuadrado and Paulo Dybala before Lorenzo Pellegrini hit the bar for the home side.

Sports Liverpool have TWO choices after Premier League title heartbreak - Gary Neville
Author: 0 Liverpool have TWO choices after Premier League title heartbreak - Gary Neville

Five key things to know... Jurgen Klopp admits it will be hard to stop Manchester City dominating the Premier League but insists his Liverpool team are one of the best in history and very much up for the fight. "It's been a very good season for us and we have just fallen short to a world-class team". That is special. This team is one of the best that ever played for Liverpool - 100 per cent.

Sports Jose Berrios stellar as Twins blank Blue Jays for second straight game
Author: 0 Jose Berrios stellar as Twins blank Blue Jays for second straight game

Sanchez allowed nine hits in six innings, with two walks and 11 strikeouts - one off his career high. The righty retired the first six batters he faced and struck out five consecutively after Leury Garcia flew out to open the game. Giolito (4-1) gave up four hits, matched his season high with eight strikeouts and improved to 2-0 with a 1.64 ERA in his past four games. Anderson, who has developed a reputation for post-homer celebrations, said he wanted to flip his bat after going deep against ...

Sports Antoine Griezmann transfer: France star confirms he is leaving Atletico Madrid
Author: 0 Antoine Griezmann transfer: France star confirms he is leaving Atletico Madrid

Antoine Griezmann has announced his departure from Atletico Madrid with his anticipated move to Barcelona expected to be completed imminently. Griezmann had previously been attached with moves to Barcelona and Manchester United. He said: "Barcelona are now ready to pay €125M release clause for Antoine Griezmann ". The Frenchman has scored 133 goals in 256 appearances for Atletico since joining from fellow Spanish outfit Real Sociedad in 2014.

Sports Madrid Open: Simona Halep beats Belinda Bencic to reach final
Author: 0 Madrid Open: Simona Halep beats Belinda Bencic to reach final

Halep has a ideal record of 4-0 at the Madrid Open semifinals. "I feel unbelievable of course, it's great to be in the final and I'm happy to finish it in two (sets)", said Bertens. She's 8-2 overall. "She deserved to win the match definitely". She's the only player to do this in tournament history. On the other hand, Victoria Azarenka lost consecutive Madrid finals in 2011-12.

Sports Vettel: I did Lewis a favour
Author: 0 Vettel: I did Lewis a favour

Ferrari endured a disappointing weekend at the Circuit de Catalunya, where it failed to score a podium despite arriving in Spain with an earlier-than-planned engine upgrade. "I feel better and better in the vehicle, so I look forward to tomorrow". "I will try to make you proud", Hamilton posted on his Instagram page. Pierre Gasly was a solid sixth in the second Red Bull ahead of Kevin Magnussen of Haas, home hero Carlos Sainz of McLaren, Daniil Kvyat of Toro Rosso and Romain Grosjean in ...

Sports Evra expects Man Utd summer clear-out - including Pogba
Author: 0 Evra expects Man Utd summer clear-out - including Pogba

His gesture was met booing from some of them. Evra believes his fellow Frenchman will be on the move, with too many bridges having been burned between player and supporters, despite the 26-year-old being the club's record signing and a member of the PFA Team of the Year.

Sports Baynes's Boston bucked out of National Basketball Association playoffs
Author: 0 Baynes's Boston bucked out of National Basketball Association playoffs

The Milwaukee Bucks defeated the Boston Celtics at Fiserv Forum on Wednesday night. Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 39 points to lead Milwaukee to the win and Kyrie Irving scored 23 points in the loss for Boston. Irving shot 7-of-22 in Game 4 and said of that "I should have shot 30". Tonight's clinching Game 5, in which the hometown Bucks trailed for literally 10 seconds, simply said it all- Milwaukee spread the love and had seven players score in double figures, while the hapless ...

Sports Everton believe Andre Gomes might join Tottenham Hotspur in the summer
Author: 0 Everton believe Andre Gomes might join Tottenham Hotspur in the summer

The Norwegian, who initially oversaw a dramatic upturn in form after he took over from Jose Mourinho in December, said: "It will take some time to close in on the top". Jan Vertonghen is ruled out with an ankle injury that he sustained during the Champions League semi-final win, Davinson Sanchez is out with a thigh injury while Juan Foyth begins a three-game ban so Eric Dier starts in defence alongside Toby Alderweireld .

Sports Tiger sued over restaurant staffer's drink driving death
Author: 0 Tiger sued over restaurant staffer's drink driving death

Immesberger worked at The Woods restaurant in Jupiter, Florida, and is said to have known the golfer personally. The golfer should have known that Immesberger, who apparently had a drinking problem, was "habitually addicted to the use of any or all alcoholic beverages and/or was a habitual drunkard", says the lawsuit.

Sports Emery questions decision to host Europa League final in Baku
Author: 0 Emery questions decision to host Europa League final in Baku

However, with a few key players doubtful on their future, the Spurs may consider him as a replacement. "It means a lot to reach another European final - and I will continue to try to do my best to help the team". I've been with him for five years, I've seen many things and we've lived through different situations and tried to deal with them. "We [the players] are going to be focused only on the final".

Sports Jurgen Klopp slams those questioning Liverpool’s 30-year English league title drought
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp slams those questioning Liverpool’s 30-year English league title drought

At that moment (when Liverpool fans celebrated Brighton's goal) it was a shock for everyone and Wolves were there. We had to fight. Virg won an award, I didn't know before but I saw him carrying a boot; Trent smashed all stats for assists for full-backs and Robbo was close and almost scored today; we have two of the top goalscorers, right? Our target during the week was to get 97 points, we got that - that's special.

Sports Manchester United receive boost as Real Madrid make forward available for transfer
Author: 0 Manchester United receive boost as Real Madrid make forward available for transfer

Keylor Navas has reportedly been informed that he is surplus to requirements at Real Madrid and that he will be allowed to leave the Bernabéu this summer after five seasons at the club. A source told L'Equipe: 'A Neymar or an [Kylian] Mbappe can upon entry be the highest paid player in the squad, but not a Pogba'. "It's what I have to do with all the players, but it stays internal".

Sports Suns Guard Josh Jackson Arrested
Author: 0 Suns Guard Josh Jackson Arrested

He was reportedly handcuffed by police but then ran away from the officers. His bond is set at $1000 with his hearing date coming on June, 10th 2019. Andy Slater of 640 The Hurricane first reported the news of Jackson's arrest. For instance, he was fined $20,000 by the team last season after he skipped a team-sponsored autograph signing. During his single season in college at Kansas, he pled not guilty to misdemeanor property damage after being charged in 2017 for allegedly kicking a ...

Sports Minnesota Timberwolves: NBA Draft Lottery Preview
Author: 0 Minnesota Timberwolves: NBA Draft Lottery Preview

There is another pick the Celtics will be keeping their eyes on. The Mavs agreed to the deal with the stipulation that the pick be top five protected in 2019. In the pre-2019 structure, the top seed had a 25 percent of winning the lottery, the second seed had a 19.9 percent and the third seed had a 15.6 percent.

Sports A Guide To Watching The Final Weekend Of The Premier League
Author: 0 A Guide To Watching The Final Weekend Of The Premier League

The Reds' 97-point haul, bettering their fourth-placed finish in 2017-18 by 22 points, is the highest ever tally for any runner-up in any of Europe's top five leagues. "There have been ups and not many downs". When picking his Team of the Year, Crooks included the Dutchman alongside teammates Trent Alexander-Arnold, Andrew Robertson and Sadio Mane.

Sports Leeds win 1-0 at Derby in playoff semi-final first leg
Author: 0 Leeds win 1-0 at Derby in playoff semi-final first leg

It wasn't - I can't understand it. The referee gave it, but the linesman has decided it was clear enough to not be a penalty. Bogle has got his leg across, there's not huge contact, but enough that he's in front of him before he gets there.

Sports Michigan's John Beilein To Coach Cleveland Cavaliers
Author: 0 Michigan's John Beilein To Coach Cleveland Cavaliers

Bickerstaff, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN . He's coached for four schools (Canisius, Richmond, West Virginia, and Michigan ), and taken all of them to the NCAA Tournament. The Cavs are rebuilding following a 19-63 season that followed the departure of LeBron James . The Detroit Pistons and Orlando Magic both pursued Beilein during their coaching searches previous year, but he chose to remain in Ann Arbor.

Sports Manny Pacquiao-Keith Thurman fight officially set for July 20
Author: 0 Manny Pacquiao-Keith Thurman fight officially set for July 20

The 40-year-old is heading to Las Vegas to take on a fighter 10 years his junior in an eagerly-anticipated welterweight bout. Eight-division world champion Pacquiao (61-7-2, 39 KOs), the 40-year-old Filipino icon who holds a secondary welterweight world title, is coming off a one-sided decision over Adrien Broner on January 19 defense in Las Vegas.

Sports Sterling 'buzzing' for Liverpool after stunning Champions League comeback against Barcelona
Author: 0 Sterling 'buzzing' for Liverpool after stunning Champions League comeback against Barcelona

They report that the Spanish giants were planning a major summer overhaul even before their cataclysmic 4-0 Champions League aberration against Liverpool on Tuesday, but that result has only exacerbated the need. Origi, who struggled on loan at Wolfsburg last season, didn't play his first game for Liverpool in this campaign until November, and then scored a dramatic late victor in the Merseyside derby against Everton the following month.

Sports Trail Blazers force Game 7 as 76ers set up Toronto decider
Author: 0 Trail Blazers force Game 7 as 76ers set up Toronto decider

The Golden State Warriors will have to get through the Portland Trail Blazers if they want to make it to a fifth consecutive NBA Finals . Having wrapped up their series with the Boston Celtics and securing a spot in the Eastern Conference Finals on Wednesday, Mike Budenholzer's team are now enjoying the chance to rest ahead of their next challenge.

Sports Henderson: We gave it our all but Man City were better
Author: 0 Henderson: We gave it our all but Man City were better

Mahrez, City's record signing who has endured a hard first season under at City, then made sure of the result and the final destination of the one of the most thrilling title races in recent memory with a thumping right-foot shot on 63 minutes.

Sports Eden Hazard to join Real Madrid after Europa League final for €100m
Author: 0 Eden Hazard to join Real Madrid after Europa League final for €100m

Sarri declared: "I know very well that Eden tried to do his best for seven seasons at Chelsea ". And many sources have also gone on to claim that Zidane has made Eden Hazard his top transfer priority which means the La Liga side are willing to spend absurd amounts of money to sign the playmaker.