So now Barcelona must play catch-up, they must beat Eibar on Sunday and then hope and pray that somehow Malaga can pull off a miracle by beating Madrid . "Such misses aren't normal for me", he said. Isco added: "We have come through another final and now we just have one final push at La Rosaleda, which will be just as tough as this game".
Just three days after being turned down for a wild card by the French Open due to her 15-month doping ban, Sharapova elected not to have another showdown with a major tournament while she also tends to her recent thigh injury. The five-time grand slam tournament victor will climb into the top 200 on Monday, high enough to earn a trip to London, albeit for a Wimbledon match programme that will begin earlier than usual.
Arsene Wenger's future at Arsenal is still shrouded in doubt after the club missed out on qualifying for the Champions League for the first time in 20 years. But the Frenchman said fans' continued protests about his stewardship at the club had played a part in the failure to reach the Champions League .
The 16-year-old Gomes became the youngest debutant since Duncan Edwards and the first millennial to appear in the top-flight, and Harrop stated that Sunday's clash is a big day for the club's academy. Harrop was started after scoring ahat-trick for the under-23's in the 3-2 win over Tottenham the previous week, and topped off his start as he opened the scoring at Old Trafford .
He is one of the best strikers in the world. That meant that he finished off the campaign as the top scorer in England's top flight with an incredible 29 goals from his 30 league games. If I only look for the connection between me and the fans it is impossible to say no to staying but this is not the only important thing". And Lineker responded: "I think he's better".
Jose Mourinho talked about winning the title at his unveiling in the summer, but his team never managed to find lasting consistency in the Premier League despite the expensive additions of Paul Pogba , Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Henrikh Mkhitaryan.
Manchester City's 5-0 win at Watford and Liverpool's 3-0 victory over Middlesbrough ensured they claimed the final two Champions League spots, behind champions Chelsea and second-place Tottenham. Unlike most Premier League side, though, Arsenal's season is not over. "Of course you want to avoid this drama", he said. The Gunners got off to a flying start when Hector Bellerin put them ahead on seven minutes, but then saw defender Laurent Koscielny shown a straight red card for a ...
A lot of people didn't want Real Madrid to win LaLiga, but we fought right until the last. Luis Suarez knocked in the equalizer in the 73rd minute after Messi had missed a penalty although the Argentine compensated by converting a second spotkick in the 75th and then rounded off the scoring in injury time .
Pakistan have removed batsman Umar Akmal from their squad for the upcoming ICC Champions Trophy 2017. Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairperson Shaharyar Khan has confirmed that a replacement will be named ahead of the tournament that starts in the United Kingdom next month.
But overall it has been a great success since the turn of the year and a big achievement by all the players, all the backroom staff, and the owners, to get to where we are - to get safe without having to come to Man United for any points". Ronald de Boer, the manager, showed a lot of faith in me, helped me a lot and I developed myself as a person and as a player. "Obviously there is a big difference of quality, strength, experience between them and good players, experienced players like ...
Stevens shook his head vigorously when asked if the play was drawn up with Bradley as the primary shooter, and said he was actually happy the ball made a decision to bounce around before going in to give Boston the win. He was held scoreless in the fourth quarter and was limited to three points in the second half. But Boston fought back throughout the second half, getting huge contributions from Marcus Smart , and found themselves tied with a chance to take the last shot.
Avery Bradley's 3-pointer danced around the rim and dropped in with less than a second left and the Boston Celtics, blown out in the first two games of the Eastern Conference finals and playing without star Isaiah Thomas, stunned the Cleveland Cavaliers 111-108 on Sunday night in Game 3 to end the champions' 13-game postseason winning streak.
Middlesbrough saw their campaign coming to an end only after a year of being promoted to the Premier League. "The behaviour of the fans has been fantastic but now we must analyse what is best for the future of the club and then see what is better for my career as well".
Fleury's Back Back Back, Back Again-gain-gain Matt Murray really put on solid performances in the latter part of Game 3 and his start in Game 4, allowing 3 goals over five periods, give or take. However in this game they had more shot attempts but lost. The teams spent most of the time in the neutral zone as neither squad was willing to give an inch.
It's not 1992. It's not 1996, 2009 or 2016 for that matter. He remained in the game but found little room to work. That's a shorter time for clearance than most National Football League players get when they suffer a concussion on Sunday then return the following Sunday, and that always seems insane when it happens.
North Korea's leader observed the launch of the new ground-to-ground Pukguksong-2 missile, expressing satisfaction with its accuracy in hitting targets, according to the Korean Central News Agency ( KCNA ). The latest missile flew about 560km (350 miles) towards the Sea of Japan, South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff said. Experts say solid fuel engines and mobile launchers make it more hard to detect signs of launch preparations.
Royal Mo was to undergo surgery Monday at the New Bolton Center in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania. Shirreffs said Royal Mo had fractured the inside sesamoid in that ankle. It's intriguing that jockey Javier Castellano is choosing to ride him over Gunnevera, who he was riding in the Derby. Classic Empire, fourth in the Derby, was due to arrive at Pimlico on Sunday afternoon.
Then, for so much of the stretch, a fresh validation for the embattled Kentucky Derby contender Classic Empire looked nigh. Pimlico announced record attendance of 140,327, the third straight year that the track has announced record attendance.
Today's pitching matchup has Nate Karns (2-2, 4.46 ERA) on the mound to face Hector Santiago (4-2, 3.80) of the Twins. The upstart Twins (21-17), who lead the Cleveland Indians by a half-game in the AL Central, have played the fewest games in the major leagues.
The Boston Celtics and Washington Wizards dueled for the full 48 minutes, but after a second-half surge, the Celtics did enough to earn a trip back to the Eastern Conference finals, winning 115-105. Little did he know that Monday night, during Game 7 against the Washington Wizards , the Legend of Olynyk would come to life. It will be interesting to see how both teams come out for Game 1 , as the Cavs will be battling rust whereas the Celtics will be up against trying to overcome the ...
Ian Wright has warned Manchester United that they aren't favourites to beat Ajax and win the Europa League final this season. " I try to analyse the realities before I arrived in the club, but you only know the reality when you are inside ", Mourinho told Omnisport.
Cleveland Cavaliers' Iman Shumpert (4) drives on Boston Celtics' Marcus Smart (36) during the second half of Game 3 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Sunday, May 21, 2017, in Cleveland. After roughly 50,000 minutes combined between regular and post-season play during his 14 year career, he is putting on a display that reminds us that he is still the best in the league when he is in top gear.
Despite all that, the best-of-seven series is tied 2-2, and the Predators can take back the series lead with a road win in Saturday night's Game 5 at Honda Center. Aside from the depth in scoring, the big reason why Nashville was able to win in Game 5 - and get this far into the playoffs - has been the play of Pekka Rinne .
It's unfortunate what happened, but it's time to move on. Thompson seemed all but certain to win that event until a controversial four-shot penalty, assessed at midround on Sunday for a perceived rules infraction that occurred on Saturday, wrested the trophy from her grasp.
Asked if the Origin door was now closed for 27-Origin veteran Slater - 34 next month - Miles said: "Anything can happen between now and game two". "It was also just a little bit unfair on Billy to put him under pressure for Game One of the series".
Emenalo, who was present as Kante received his FWA trophy at the Landmark Hotel on Thursday night, said Chelsea got "lucky" last summer when they managed to recruit the midfielder and admitted he sent Leicester flowers to thank the club for allowing the deal to go through.
Barcelona play host to Eibar on Sunday (May 21) and La Liga leaders Real Madrid play on-form Malaga in final La Liga matches which could see either Real or Barca become the 2017 champions. "We feel great, it has taken a lot of work and has been hard fought but this is an award for our consistency, the sacrifice of going the whole season practically without slipping up".
Barcelona were forced to come from two goals down to secure a 4-2 win over Eibar, but another impressive comeback from Luis Enrique's side was not enough to stop Madrid from winning the title by three points. Atletico Madrid will play their final competitive game at the Vicente Calderon before moving to the 67,000 Wanda Metropolitano next season with Athletic Bilbao the visitors earlier on Sunday.
Andre Ayew scored a second-half victor and made the other with a backheel as West Ham finished a disappointing Premier League season with a 2-1 victory at Burnley on Sunday. This should all help us being better next season, knowing that all the other teams will do the same". If nothing happens that's suitable for us, the situation will go on and he will carry on playing.
Australia's Day missed a short putt on the 18th hole that would have extended the playoff to hand Horschel the victory. "Got to work a little bit more, and if that happens, then I should be in pretty good form coming into the (rest of the) majors".
It is Chelsea's second title win in three seasons, their sixth in total. " I think we have already started to work and we have to improve in the next season and to find the right solution to improve ". "I found great men and then really good players". "It's a huge club to work for, ideal circumstances and very ambitious people". "It's more rumour than reality".
The 28-year-old Thomas aggravated his specific injury - officially labeled as a right feboral-acetabular impingement with labral tear - during Game Six of the second-round series against the Washington Wizards on May 12. Thomas didn't travel with the Celtics, staying in Boston so he can visit hip specialists. He was pretty despondent not to be able to play. "For him to have to sit is really hard", Stevens said, via ESPN .
An exocet from Ben Davies heaped further ignominy upon Hull before Toby Alderweireld turned in Trippier's cross, the torture ending a dishevelled finish for the hosts. Hull fans voiced support for Marco Silva , their popular head coach. When you look at the players behind us, we have a fantastic team. Hull perhaps have the greatest source of optimism amid their relegation, provided they can keep hold of Silva.
Pogba, who had not played for 10 days following the death of his father Fassou Antoine , was given a half of action by the United manager and responded not only with his goal but by setting up the opener. It wasn't only Harrop that impressed with the likes of Demi Mitchell, Scott McTominay and Angel Gomes all impressing. The way he was surrounded by exciting youth only seemed to emphasise the feeling that the 31-year-old is yesterday's man - and it was quite a moment when he was ...
Djokovic was, though, dominant on serve throughout, facing only one break point in the opening game of the second set. It was Djokovic's first match since splitting with longtime coach Marian Vajda . Then he lost three straight games to level things at 3-3, and some old-school sliding Djokovic defense came to the fore at all the crucial moments.