As for tomorrow's game, Allegri revealed: "Benatia will play, I am happy with his performances despite some injuries". Having carved out a path to the Premier League title so soon, Conte's next big frontier is the Champions League. That drama seems but a distant memory now, after Costa and David Luiz invaded the Chelsea manager's post-match press conference at the Hawthorns in a bid to kidnap the Italian.
Writing in his Sky Sports column about Manchester United's trip to Southampton on Wednesday night, former Arsenal midfielder tipped Mourinho to field the starting XI that he will use for the Europa League final and backed the Red Devils to beat Southampton.
Teams of Tony Pulis, from his history with Stoke and West Brom , never play games thinking they don't matter. Fourth-place City, who are one point behind Liverpool with this game in hand, can take a significant step towards reaching next season's Champions League if they win.
Ahead of tonight's final home game of the season against West Brom, he said: "At Barcelona and Bayern, if you don't win within six months you are out". Tony Pulis believes Pep Guardiola will prove to be a success given time at Manchester City . "I have tried to do my best". They couldn't even challenge Tottenham for the Premier League.
In that sense, Guardiola is right: City are not a "big club". I am not going to be [wondering] all summer "Oh what will happen next season if I don't win some titles". I have won a lot of titles with the way I want to play. Jonathan is ESPN FC's Manchester City correspondent. However, since then, the Citizens' form has been inconsistent throughout the season.
Register now for the free webinar. "Really, I don't worry about that", he said. Carrasco was visited by the Indians' trainer after allowing a two-out RBI single to Brad Miller , and he eventually walked off the field. With runners on first and second and nobody out, Evan Longoria grounded a ball to Ramirez, who instead of stepping on third, tried for the double play and threw to second.
The Chilean worldwide became the first Arsenal player to score 20 EPL goals in one season since Robin van Persië posted 30 goals in 2011-12. Subsequently, Olivier Giroud emerged from the bench to double his side's lead in the 83rd minute and take Arsenal fifth in the table.
The two-time All-Star found success on both fronts as Boston used a late third quarter surge to pull away for a 115-105 victory that eliminated the Washington Wizards and just as important, catapulted the Celtics into the Eastern Conference finals where they will face the defending National Basketball Association champion Cleveland Cavaliers.
Real Madrid's French coach Zinedine Zidane gestures during a press conference at Valdebebas Sport City in Madrid on May 9, 2017 on the eve of their Champions League semi final second leg football match against Atletico de Madrid. "I'm happy as the coach as it means that what I'm doing, I'm doing well, but this squad have all been phenomenal", Zidane said. "The first 20 minutes of this magic night at the Calderon will be remembered forever", Simeone said.
Henderson, a lock or back rower from Ulster, said Ireland's win had been mentioned among the Lions and "will get brought up more" before their New Zealand tour. The best example of a player who was unlucky not to be picked in the original squad is Garry Ringrose, but if in the last week the weather forecast says it will be pelting it down, it could be that someone else comes in instead of him.
The 6-foot-3, 246-pound linebacker out of Wisconsin missed the Badgers' losses to MI and Ohio State after undergoing foot surgery in late September, and his most recent surgery was reportedly related to the same injury he had during his senior season.
He signed a new contract with Sporting recently and as such a significant offer from Newcastle would be needed for the Portuguese enforcer to end up at Newcastle for next season. Newcastle fans... Are you pleased to hear Atsu could be on his way back to St James' Park? He has scored five times in that time. The local newspaper reports that manager Rafa Benitez has been given transfer funds in the region of £80million to strengthen the Magpies squad for the Premier League.
In doing so, they covered the topography of a bid that comes with a proposed $5.3 billion balanced budget, anchored by a wealth of existing world-class venues and a diverse, ever-evolving, tech-savvy city with an Olympic spirit still coursing through it more than 30 years after Los Angeles hosted the transformative 1984 Games.
I have a contract with Liverpool , there are two games, there are a lot of chances for us to be in the Champions League next year. Sturridge, starting for the first time since January, christened his return with a goal as Liverpool dominated possession throughout.
In fact, Hamilton went as far as to say, "it's a real privilege to race against such an awesome driver". But, on the faster soft tyres, Hamilton made no mistake six laps later as he swept past the medium-shod Ferrari in the race's decisive move.
Ronaldo found the back of the net against "La Real" with a 74th-minute free-kick via a deflection off the back of teammate Pepe, who was standing in the wall. We are going to try until the very, very end, until the final whistle is blown in the second leg. "It's great to have a player like Ronaldo ", he added.
Her performance in dominating hard-nosed Jessica Andrade by unanimous decision (50-45, 50-44, 50-45) did little to dissuade the idea. Jedrzejczyk's wrestling has certainly improved, as she stuffed a plethora of Andrade's takedown attempts, while springing back up instantly when taken down.
Barcelona-Catalunya racetrack, Montmelo Spain - 12/05/17 - Red Bull's Max Verstappen in action during the first free practice. Hopefully we will be closer, but l don't think we can come out and expect to win this weekend. "We feel we have added about.4 of a second to the auto here this weekend, and it has given us a good direction which to further delve into and it has given us a pretty interesting data and information".
Ricciardo was the only driver not lapped by the top two in a race after inheriting third, and his first podium of the year, from Bottas after the Finn's engine expired. Vettel is a very emotional driver; when he's performing well, he's seemingly unbeatable. Hamilton said: "It's been a really good weekend and a great way to bounce back from Russian Federation".
It's all down to Conte. Chelsea fans are already on a high from winning the Premier League title, and now it seems they've another thing to celebrate, as manager Antonio Conte has confirmed he will be staying at the club. At a club accustomed to buying the best talent available on the global market, Terry struck a chord with fans as a hard-working local lad who reached the very top of the game.
The 33 year-old will be out of contract and although his future has not been confirmed, it is thought to lie away from Madrid amid reports of big-money offers from clubs in China, the United States and Italy. "I admired his technique as he was playing in the field, how he dribbled opponents, doing things with great simplicity and making it all very easy".
Terricka made the announcement on instagram in which she revealed that she's 25 weeks along. "Will the Cromartie's Daft a boy or a Girl", she wrote . Fast forward 16 months, and it appears that the free agent cornerback is bringing yet another little Cro into his nest. If Cromartie's National Football League career is done at age 33 and after 11 seasons, fatherhood will certainly keep him busy in retirement.
Rodriguez has managed to maintain his goalscoring form for Colombia, but has struggled to hold down a place in Zinedine Zidane's side. Rodriguez signed for Real in an €80m deal from Monaco after a star showing at the 2014 World Cup, but it has been a mixed bag for the 25-year-old at the Bernabeu.
Mourinho has rotated players in Premier League matches in recent weeks as he has plotted his way through the Europa League . United will be without Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Marcos Rojo, Ashley Young, Luke Shaw and Tim Fosu-Mensah for the Europa League final through injury, while Eric Bailly is suspended following his moment of madness yesterday morning.
EPA/SERGIO BARRENECHEAAustrian tennis player Dominic Thiem in action against Uruguayan Pablo Cuevas during the semi final match at the Mutua Madrid Open tennis tournament in Madrid , Spain, 13 May 2017. Romania's Simona Halep successfully defended her Madrid Open title in the Women's Tennis Association Premier Mandatory event. "It was a very important final for both of us, for him as it was the first in the Masters 1000, and for me it's always special to play here in Madrid , in ...
Hernandez had also been linked to multiple other shootings, including a 2012 Boston double murder that he was acquitted of five days before his death. They argued that abatement lacks any solid historical or legal basis, and added that Hernandez's death technically completed his life sentence. Hernandez had been serving a life sentence without the possibility of parole for the 2013 murder of Odin Lloyd.
Boston kept the lead throughout the final stanza, though Washington made it a close game; within four points twice. But the Celtics opened up a 13-point lead early in the fourth quarter in what had been a mostly back-and-forth game to that point.
Michy Batshuayi , who netted the title-clinching goal, could get a first Premier League start tonight. West Brom lost at home to Chelsea for the first time in five games in the corresponding fixture last season (D1, L3). For a club that can be toxic and leaky, there have been few flashpoints this season in the first year under Conte. "It's not easy to play in this league", he said.
Kerr hasn't been on the bench for Golden State since April 19 because of a back pain, but the Warriors are 6-0 without Kerr and seem to be cruising under acting head coach Mike Brown. Wright that Leonard could have played in Game 6 on Thursday night, but the Spurs decided they'd rather have him healthy for Sunday. Season series: Spurs, 2-1.
And Watford substitute Stefano Okaka equalized after holding off Terry before Fabregas' decisive 88th-minute strike. "It's a big night because we won the title". There was an element of good fortune about his goal as Willian's corner was headed by Kurt Zouma on to Terry's back. The party atmosphere went quiet within seconds of the restart, however, when Terry failed to clear a cross in front of the Chelsea goal, heading the ball up rather than out of the danger area and giving Etienne ...
Murray, who lost last year's final to Djokovic in Madrid , had 28 unforced errors in a disappointing outing under the closed roof of the center court in Madrid . That felt like a critical moment and Nadal went on to break in the first game of the second set, before backing it up by holding for 2-0 after a lengthy game.
The Indian squad for the upcoming Champions Trophy was announced earlier during the day, paving the way for the willow champs to jump into the Champion Trophy tournament and defend the cup. I want to perform well in the Champions Trophy and I want to start from where I left. The top eight sides in the world rankings compete in the Champions Trophy with India winning the last edition in 2013.
Isaiah Thomas scored a career-high 53 points and dedicated the effort to his late sister as the Boston Celtics defeated the Washington Wizards 129-119 in a second-round National Basketball Association playoff game Tuesday. "What else is there to say?" He did more than that, eclipsing his former career-best 52 points in a regular-season victory over Miami this season and his former playoff best of 42 past year against Atlanta.
Kumar said, while addressing journalists in Patna . Asked whether he supports the idea of Mukherjee being given another term, Nitish said, "Isse achchhi baat kuchh ho hi nahi sakti (Nothing can be better than this)". "Modi had emerged as a candidate for the top post in 2014 because he was capable for it as per people's wishes", Nitish said. Narendra Modi, he added, became the Prime Minister since the people saw capability in him.
Asked about negotiating what French counterpart Guy Noves described as the "pool of death", Jones joked that he would head for one of Kyoto's famous temples to ask for help. "It was always going to be what it's going to be". The Boks' world ranking dropped from third at the beginning of 2016 to seventh in March this year, which meant that they fell into band two for the draw.