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Rooney close to deciding Man United future

United's triumph was significant in more ways than one following Monday's terror attack in Manchester, which claimed 22 lives and injured more than 100 people. "I think I just have to make a decision in terms of a football decision, and that's what I'll do". But in a bad season. we won three trophies. "Of course, Champions League is bigger than Europa League, but that is the last trophy and that is when the feelings are under the skin and obviously it is a fantastic feeling for the team".

Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal could meet in French Open semifinals

In addition, the fourth-seeded Nadal will also need to deal with the talented and unpredictable Benoit Paire in the first round. "I know I need to be ready since the beginning, because I have a tough opponent in the first round", Nadal said.

Mertesacker to make most of unexpected FA Cup final chance

We are planning the future. "Would it be a nice farewell?" No, what I want is to win the next game. Rush nudged the Reds back in front in the 95th minute and then clinched victory in the 104th minute, just two minutes after McCall's second had restored parity once more - the Scottish midfielder becoming the first substitute to score two goals in an FA Cup final.

Toto Wolff believes Lewis Hamilton will see out career with Mercedes

But there is time, the track always gets better on the second day and that's the main thing. "I'm not sure why the tyres weren't working but the difference between the two sessions was night and day". "When the auto isn't quite right, you lose a lot of time in Monaco". "Buoyed by his win at the last round in Spain, having come back after an indifferent weekend in Russian Federation when he could not find the right set-up for his auto, Hamilton had been optimistic that Mercedes had moved ...

Stoke tie down Cameron, Bardsley as Given departs

The defender has been at Stoke since joining the club from Houston Dynamo five years ago. Sent twice a day during the transfer window. Bardsley has made 63 appearances since arriving from Sunderland in 2014 and both players will be hoping to kick on again next season.

This Is Why Arsenal Could Be Favourites - Chelsea Boss Antonio Conte

However, Conte is confident that the Chelsea players will show the focus and concentration that made them Premier League champions. The 47-year-old told reporters: "I don't trust that tomorrow will be the last game for Arsene". "We won the league and we are very happy with that but we have another hard game to play and if we get the double, it will be good for us", Zouma said.

Jets to hire 1st women coach, lifelong fan Collette Smith

In today's chapter of the worldly book, "Girls Who Run The World", meet Collette Smith who is the new defensive back coach for the New York Jets . According to the New York Daily News , the New York Jets are bringing aboard their first ever female coach.

US soccer to don pride-inspired jerseys for June friendlies

Soccer's official website , the men's national team will wear the jerseys June 3 against Venezuela , and the women's national team will wear them June 8 against Sweden and June 11 against Norway . U.S. MNT captain Michael Bradley wore a rainbow armband with One Nation inscribed on it. The Federation will also put out a public service video which will include members of both senior National Teams expressing acceptance and inclusion of athletes from all backgrounds.

Rafael Nadal: 'I almost destroyed wrist at French Open'

Play begins at Roland Garros on Sunday. "I heard the name Agassi for a while and I think it's a good choice", Becker said. Elsewhere, Djokovic , now working with tennis legend Andre Agassi, will open against Marcel Granollers , while Nadal plays Benoit Paire .

No easy starts for top guns at the French Open

The other quarter-finals would see Wawrinka meet 2014 US Open champion Marin Cilic, Nadal would meet Canada's Milos Raonic while Djokovic could take on Dominic Thiem . Williams' absence ensured there is no strong favourite and there are doubts over whether the in-form Simona Halep will play due to an ankle ligament injury.

Chance phone call led to Djokovic snaring Agassi

His projected quarter-final opponent is Kei Nishikori, while Tomas Berdych could await him in round four. "Movement the last two weeks has not been good", he explained. "We talked before every match, more or less". The last major Serena missed was the 2011 French Open . They reunited in 2016 as Murray astonishingly clinched nine of his last 12 tournaments of the year.

Memorial Day Ceremony to be held Monday in Shannon Springs Park

The event is hosted by American Legion Post 107 and VFW Post 5501. 8 a.m.: Memorial Day dock service in Greenport. The Cherry Grove Cemetery Ceremony will begin 15 minutes after the arrival of the parade with drum rolls and the National Anthem by the Clare High School Band; a welcome and introduction; invocation and featured speaker.

Lasorda recovering after pacemaker replacement surgery

Lasorda, 89, was hospitalized on May 20 and placed in the intensive care unit at a Los Angeles hospital. He suffered a heart attack in 2012 and was hospitalized twice in 2016 after falling at a memorabilia show, among other issues, per Bill Plunkett of the Orange County Register .

The Manchester Attacker Likely Did Not Act Alone, British Home Secretary Says

Manchester police arrested a person during their raid Wednesday at a house only a 10-minute walk from the home of the suicide bomber. Three more people have been arrested by police investigating the attack on an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, U.K .

Pakistan just another game, says Virat Kohli

Led by skipper Virat Kohli , defending champions India landed in London ahead of their Champions Trophy campaign, which is scheduled to start from June 1. Having taken over captaincy only in February, this marks the first major tournament at the helm for Sarfraz. The Angelo Mathews-led side played Bangladesh in their last one-day worldwide series while Australia had played a three-match ODI series against New Zealand.

Europa League victory lifted Manchester, says Alex Ferguson

In Stockholm , a city recovering from its own terrorist atrocity after a stolen truck was driven into pedestrians on a busy shopping street, killing five, the consensus was that the pre-match mood was somber. Mkhitaryan's goal was much prettier, although it came from a direct route. But while the result was disappointing, it would be amiss to dismiss Ajax's run this season.

Crystal Palace relegate Hull City

First, I must talk to the chairman and the board. "So I won't put them under any more pressure than they need to be under, but they'll still feel the pressure no matter what and how the deal with it is going to be the key factor". The former Sporting Lisbon and Olympiakos boss has already been linked with a close-season move to Premier League side Watford and he was coy when asked about his future after the Palace debacle at Selhurst Park.

Pogba, Mkhi, Mata say Europa win defies critics

The boys were fantastic. Pogba was satisfied with the victory, saying: "We played to win". "We got the objective, we are back in the Champions League by winning a title, an important title". He also aimed a barb at those managers he described as "poets" who do not win anything. Nobody can talk. They said we had a bad season but we have three trophies.

Alex Ferguson Europa League victory lifted Manchester

And Mourinho lifted the lid on his conversation with Ferguson after the final on Wednesday night. "Yesterday morning, we were devastated", said United midfielder Ander Herrera, dedicating the win to the victims. Enjoyed that? Keep reading, we have something else for you. . Speaking after the game, Mourinho said: "If we could, we would obviously change the people's lives for this cup, immediately".

Rooney 'more or less' decided on Manchester United future

This is just football but what happened the other day was disgusting. It came as no surprise that United's players were able to impose themselves over such inexperienced opponents, with Pogba the world's most expensive player standing out.

Chelsea star Willian sends huge FA Cup warning to Arsenal

I love to win and I love to do well for my club. New Paddy Power customers more assured of a Blues win here can instead take up Paddy Power's 6/1 (7 .0) with £10 max stake, allowing you the chance at even greater profit. But in many ways, Metropolis is pleased the trophy is "only" a replica - as we reckon John Terry or Per Mertesacker would have a tough job prising it away from the Fawcett Mead team come the end of the Cup Final.

Sharapova denied wild card for French Open

Announcing the FFT's decision Tuesday, president Bernard Giudicelli said giving Sharapova a wildcard would make a nonsense of tennis authorities' ramped-up efforts against doping. Cash continued: "I would hope they (Wimbledon) would stay strong and say "no sorry, you have got to go through and play qualifying". However, the Russian superstar was not able to garner enough points to earn a direct qualification for this year's Roland Garros, starting 22 May.

Butler's spirit may be lagging — PATRIOTS NOTEBOOK

You can't predict the future, so you've just got to go with the flow". Everything is one day at a time. In his first comments this offseason, the cornerback isn't thinking about whether he'll be part of the team after this season. In Thursday's practice, Butler often worked opposite of Stephon Gilmore , whom the Patriots signed to a five-year, $65 million contract in March.

Stosur, Gavrilova into Strasbourg semis

But over the last seven, eight years of my career I always wanted to perform at my best and play my best tennis at the Grand Slams and that's still the case now. In the other semifinal, Samantha Stosur will face China's Shuai Peng. While Stosur preserved her record of not dropping a set all week, Barty pushed Gavrilova all the way in a rollercoaster encounter featuring a dozen service breaks.

Arsenal face defensive crisis ahead of FA Cup final next weekend

He made his first appearance since last April against Everton after replacing the crocked Gabriel . Alexis Sanchez also hobbled out of the action on Sunday, although the Chilean did not look overly concerned as the Arsenal players applauded those fans who had stayed behind after the final whistle.

National Football League owners decide in favor of three notable rule changes

Now, when teams trim their preseason rosters from 90 men to 53, they'll do it in one fell swoop, according to The MMQB's Albert Breer . In summary: Broncos players on the roster bubble will have more opportunities to make the team, overtime games will be shorter and two players will be allowed to come back from IR.

Liverpool fans at odds with Michael Owen

Having once been regarded as one of the greatest players to ever pull on a Liverpool shirt, Michael Owen left for Real Madrid in 2004 as an Anfield legend. On Wednesday night during the Europa League final, live on BT Sport, Michael Owen referred to Man Utd as "We". Former Liverpool ace John Arne Riise has insisted that if he was to be offered an ambassadorial position at the club, he would happily accept it.

Sevilla, Argentina close in on agreement over manager Jorge Sampaoli

Documents that must be signed by both parties next Thursday, June 1st. Sevilla president Pepe Castro says he will insist that the only way he will let Sampaoli out of the previous year of his contract is the full payment of his buyout clause.

Philadelphia 76ers: 2017 NBA Draft Lottery results

It's hard for me to be patient. "I think it's a little bit deeper", Ainge said. But we haven't sat down with Lonzo [Ball] yet. The Nets had moderate success in 2013-14, but the experiment resulted in just two playoff appearances before the plug was pulled.

Warrington's Lingard wins another medal with United on emotional night for Manchester

In tough circumstances, United handled the occasion better than an Ajax side featuring six players aged 21 or under and playing in the famous Dutch club's first European final in 21 years. All the players who played today learnt a lot. "They put on a block and stayed away from everything and concentrated on a football match, which we did very well".

Celta Vigo vs. Real Madrid: Highlights and recap

Madrid play their final league game off the campaign against Malaga on Sunday, and that gives Isco an opportunity to win his first league title in his home town, something he said would be special. Madrid won La Liga and the Europa League in 1985-86, but their last season with both a La Liga and Champions League crown (then European Cup) title was almost sixty years ago.

GAME Act seeks to implement USA sports betting at a Federal Level

The main sponsor of the bill, Representative Frank Pallone commented that about $400 billion are being wagered by American citizens on sporting events an annual basis. Safeguards for data security, a method of verifying age and location, and means of recourse for consumers are among the protections the GAME Act addresses, according to the report.

Blow for Arsenal as Koscielny set to miss FA Cup final

That leaves just Rob Holding as the only fit centre-half to face the Premier League champions. The Frenchman also revealed that defender Gabriel Paulista will miss Saturday's FA Cup final due to a knee injury. "This is a great opportunity to win and to do the double". Wenger said "I don't know" when asked whether it will be his last game as Arsenal manager, but reiterated that he plans to continue in management regardless.

Mertesacker to make most of unexpected Cup final chance

In the 4-1 win at Stoke Alexis Sanchez , Mesut Ozil and Olivier Giroud shone but Holding carried out a dutiful role in halting attacks down the home side's left and providing quick possession into midfield. "We've all got families and I can't imagine how they're feeling right now". The Belgian winger, who has enjoyed his best season in a Chelsea shirt this term with 16 goals to his name, received the ball in midfield before he dribbled past Francis Coquelin and Laurent Koscielny to ...

Ex-Arsenal defender doesn't rate Gunners' chances in FA Cup final

The game is expected to be a cracking affair between two local rivals, but Ramsey maintains that the Gunners can't let players like Hazard dictate the terms in the game. "It's going to be a very hard game for us on Saturday". Ancelotti's powerhouse side, featuring the likes of John Terry , Didier Drogba, Ashley Cole, Michael Ballack and Frank Lampard, had been favourites for the title and enjoyed a relatively straightforward run to the Cup final where they beat a Portsmouth side who were ...