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Longer contract, more funds for Conte and the 'new generation' at Chelsea

Longer contract, more funds for Conte and the 'new generation' at Chelsea

I think the club always saw my job, during pre-season and in that period, and trusted in me. "We want to prove that the club is one of the best in the world". Ironically, it was the 3-0 away defeat ...

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Antonio Conte to light a cigar if Chelsea complete the double

Antonio Conte to light a cigar if Chelsea complete the double

Conte has revealed this season that he struggles to sleep after defeats, and admitted that the loss to Arsenal stayed with him. That's one more than the legendary Alex Ferguson, meaning he can b...

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Manchester City romp to win at Watford to ensure third place

Manchester City are now in the third spot ahead of the final weekend of this season, with Liverpool and Arsenal behind them. For years this club were not playing in Europe, and now we've been t...

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Arsenal 2-1 Chelsea, FA Cup final

Arsenal 2-1 Chelsea, FA Cup final

It means Arsenal are set to field a mashed-up back six that will consist of Ospina in goal, Per Mertesacker , Rob Holding and Nacho Monreal in a back three with Bellerin and Oxlade-Chamberlain ...

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Nadal wary of Paire threat at the French Open

Nadal won three consecutive titles in Monte-Carlo, Barcelona and Madrid, before losing his first match on clay this season to Dominic Thiem at the Italian Open . 85 Andrey Kuznetsov of Russian F...

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Silva to discuss future at relegated Hull this week

Marco Silva admitted that a horror start to the match set the tone for an extremely dismal afternoon as Hull City were relegated from the Premier League . "They are matches of huge importance and ...

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Why Lebron Breaking MJ's Record Isn't As Impressive As It Seems

To some, a third straight NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers makes no sense and is boring. But it all evaporated. "We just kept grinding". "It was a match...

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A disgrace I will never forget - Wenger savages Arsenal critics

A disgrace I will never forget - Wenger savages Arsenal critics

At home you would not even guess that I am a football manager, apart from the fact that a football game is on. Prince William laid a wreath on the Wembley Stadium pitch before a minute's silence t...

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Ospina gets the nod to start in FA Cup final

Ospina gets the nod to start in FA Cup final

Wenger became the competition's most successful manager with a seventh title in his 21-year reign, triumphs that have papered over some of the cracks as Arsenal has repeatedly come up short in the...

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Nadal Stays Perfect During Claycourt Season, Beating Thiem in ATP Madrid Final

You're under pressure after his serve nearly every time . He broke early for a 2-1 lead in the first set but could not handle Nadal's forehand relentlessly pounding his one-handed backhand side. It...

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Good year for Celtics, but a gap remains

But after Cleveland got knocked out in the second round the next year and James - a pending free agent - griped about Brown's offense and lack of transition, Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert had ten da...

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Armed police guarding FA Cup final after Manchester bomb

Armed police guarding FA Cup final after Manchester bomb

Ahead of this crucial match, we at JOE have managed to obtain a copy of Wenger's programme notes, which may just reveal how he intends to approach the game. Arsenal went on to win a double that seaso...

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Luiz eyes double reason to justify his Blues return

So Luiz can understand why many people wondered if he had made a mistake. He continued; "I was winning in Paris". I had everything, and then I took a risk to come back to a country that was not that...

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Paul Merson states his prediction for Southampton v Man United

Paul Merson states his prediction for Southampton v Man United

Once again, he cited the complications of a lengthy injury list coinciding with a devilishly tough run of Premier League fixtures. "Because if I have Ashley Young , Luke Shaw , Marcos Rojo , Ib...

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Chelsea star centre back gambled and was rewarded

Indeed, the Brazil worldwide played a key role in the Premier League champions' title triumph, succeeding in a back-three alongside Gary Cahill and Cesar Azpilicueta. The switch to a 3-4-3 formation...

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Pogba sends grieving Man United to emotional Europa triumph

Pogba sends grieving Man United to emotional Europa triumph

Rooney could not say if the game would be his last in a Manchester United shirt. United wore black armbands and observed a minute's silence during last night's Europa League final against Ajax , ...

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IPL 2017 | Pune seal their playoff date against Mumbai Indians in style

In their last match , RPS bundled out Maxwell with 73 marks and they received nine wickets in hand. While Pune progress to the final, Mumbai get another shot at it when they take on the winne...

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Celtics star Thomas unsure if he will need surgery

By the time LeBron James made his home debut with the Cleveland Cavaliers on November 5, 2003, it had already been something of a rough start for the Chosen One and his squad. After having a histo...

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NBA Finals: Buckle up for Cavs-Warriors 3.0

The Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers will meet in the NBA Finals . "You have to commend them for accomplishing what they did, especially in the regular season", Irving said to rep...

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Djokovic drawn to face Nadal in French Open semis

Stan Wawrinka is pencilled in for the semi-finals and either Rafael Nadal - the title favourite - or Novak Djokovic , the defending champion, should, according to the seedings, be on the other sid...

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Ex-Senate staffer: Hall of Fame pitcher Jim Bunning has died

Our hearts go out to the Bunning family and all of Jim's friends at this time. Bunning, a righthander, won 100 games in both the American and National leagues and pitched a no-hitter in both leagues...

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LSU beats Kentucky 10-0 at SEC Tournament

LSU beats Kentucky 10-0 at SEC Tournament

Missouri will play No. 11 seed SC in an elimination game today, while LSU continues in double-elimination play, facing No. 3 seed Kentucky. The Gamecocks are now 35-24 on the year with Kentucky fall...

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Exeter secure first Premiership title with extra-time penalty against Wasps

Exeter secure first Premiership title with extra-time penalty against Wasps

Jack Nowell and Phil Dollman scored first-half tries for the Chiefs and, with Steenson adding both conversions, it seemed as though they would go into the break with an 11-point advantage, as Jim...

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Man Utd boss Mourinho: Why I love working with Rashford

Man Utd boss Mourinho: Why I love working with Rashford

At a pub in the city's home, chants of "Manchester, Manchester, Manchester" rang out for the team and the wounded city. Man-of-the-match Ander Herrera dedicated the Europa League trophy to the vic...

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Murray faces Kuznetsov in French Open 2017 first round

The Czech, who said this week she was set to play at Wimbledon where she has twice won the title, has not played competitively since the attack, which left her with serious injuries to her left playin...

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Arsenal face centre back crisis ahead of FA Cup final

But while an appeal against the dismissal was lodged by Arsenal , the FA has announced that the France worldwide will be suspended for three games - the FA Cup final and the first two Premier Leagu...

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Arsene Wenger: Arsenal manager describes criticism as 'a disgrace'

Arsene Wenger: Arsenal manager describes criticism as 'a disgrace'

I think that, in this aspect, we could start as underdogs because we won the league. I was not particularly thinking "Okay, I need to play this season". The Frenchman has soldiered on through weeks ...

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IPL 2017 Final, MI vs RPS: Who is saying what on Twitter

Mumbai Indians' Mitchell Johnson bowled the crucial last over. This is also the first time since 2008 that a team finishing first in the Points Table has lifted the trophy. "It's not just the fact ...

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No Offer Yet - Eden Hazard Comments On New Chelsea Contract Talk

The game will be John Terry's last in Chelsea's colours and although he is not expected to start, he could bow out by lifting his 17th trophy as captain and 18th in total. "For the moment, I don't...

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Cavaliers slay Celtics to reach NBA Finals

I think what he's improving more upon is the feel of the game and taking his time and scoring and possessions and things of that nature and growing as a point guard and growing as a leader. He will ha...

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Morgan, Woakes star in England's win over Proteas in 1st ODI

Morgan, Woakes star in England's win over Proteas in 1st ODI

But both fell in quick succession to leave it at 149 for three. Earlier, Morgan's 107 - his 10th ODI hundred for England - was the cornerstone of the hosts' 339 for six. Expect no 11th-hour tinker...

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Wenger's Arsenal future to be decided after FA Cup final

Wenger did not take part in the lap of honour with his squad, but when asked if that signalled the end of his time at Arsenal , he said: "No, not at all". "Alexis needs to go through some tests"...

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Ajax will offer true test in Europa League final, says Daley Blind

Europe's secondary club competition is a surprising absentee in United's gleaming trophy cabinet and Jose Mourinho has placed it at the top of his priority list at the expense of a top-four Premier...

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Curry shines as Warriors crush Spurs, lead series 2-0

Curry shines as Warriors crush Spurs, lead series 2-0

The San Antonio Spurs desperately need MVP candidate Kawhi Leonard on the court for Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals. Popovich insisted the series is over if his team do not get an at...

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Rays Outfielder Steven Souza Chooses To Dive For Baseball Nowhere Near Him

Rays Outfielder Steven Souza Chooses To Dive For Baseball Nowhere Near Him

The Rays' Steven Souza might need to get his eyes checked after this play. "Archer came out and really set the tone", Rays manager Kevin Cash said. "You're never surprised with anything he does". 3 ...

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