But Mourinho is now relishing the challenge of bringing the glory days back to Manchester United after leading them into the Champions League once more. "There are a lot of emotions but I think you have to take those emotions and turn them into a positive". Champions League football will swiftly follow in September, fulfilling an ambition that Rashford and his team-mates began the current 64-match campaign with.
Know what's at stake". Winning the special teams battle will become vital. The Ducks got just one shot on goal in the first 13 minutes of Game 1, but Silfverberg put it into Rinne's far top corner for his eighth goal in 12 games this spring, matching his goal total in 48 games over his previous six trips to the postseason.
Celtic may bide their time and Rodgers could yet be successful in securing his services closer to next season. Klopp's men will be playing Champions League football next season after finishing in fourth spot in the Premier League and the German is expected to strengthen his squad ahead of a run of two matches every week, if Liverpool can navigate the playoff round.
Terry was given an emotional send-off in his final game for Chelsea at Stamford Bridge John Terry gets a guard of honour after being subbed on 26 minutes for Chelsea "While I still can play, and physically I know I can, I know I've not played too much this year but maybe that will serve me well next year".
Horschel and Day replayed the 18th hole and after both missed their birdie opportunities, Day was left with what seemed like an easy putt up hill to force the playoff to a second hole. Day very almost holed out a 48-footer, but hit the ball with slightly too much pace, giving himself a four-foot par putt. He said, 'You know what? He quickly made up that stroke with a 15-foot birdie at No.
Asked if he would be ready if selected by manager Arsene Wenger , Mertesacker responded: "I can not tell you". Click any of these buttons below! "It is completely unexpected". There also remains uncertainty surrounding Wenger's future and whether Saturday's fixture at Wembley could be his last match as manager after 21 years at the club.
If the home side can cruise to victory it will mean they are unbeaten in the 2016/2017 season. Celtic , who also won the League Cup earlier this season, take on Aberdeen in next Saturday' Scottish Cup final at Hampden and Rodgers said the players can finally start to dream of a first domestic treble since 2001.
Fast forward to May 24, 2017 and the Red Sox sit at 23-21, a decidedly underwhelming record for a team that was expected to be one of the top contenders in the American League. Signing Moreland to a one-year deal suggested they organization would preach patience with developing their first baseman of the future. - Travis became the first Red Sox hitter to record a multi-hit game in their major league debut since Will Middlebrooks did so in 2012.
Liverpool started slowly, and a feeling of anxiety among the fans began to translate onto the pitch. Three goals and an assist in his last two games suggest that the Brazilian is well suited to the role. They would have had the fact they have struggled to break down mid to lower-table teams like Boro at home in the back of their minds. Jurgen Klopp believes Liverpool have regained their rightful place among Europe's elite and he is determined to keep the club there.
Manchester - we won for them. "Obviously football doesn't bring back the lives which were lost, but to try and give some happiness to the city was vital to us", the 31-year-old club captain told reporters. EFL Cup and Community Shield triumphs had been tempered by stumbling home sixth in the Premier League , meaning lifting the Europa League was their only way of qualifying for the Champions League .
The Celtics did their best to keep up, but the consistent outside shooting, bench scoring and defense they relied on to stun Cleveland in Game 3 wasn't there on Thursday night. They finished 19 of 41 Thursday. Game 1 of the Finals is set for June 1. The 135 points marked the most points ever by the Cavaliers in a postseason game and they also established a new benchmark in National Basketball Association history, notching their 13th consecutive win in a close-out game.
The 76ers will pick third, while Phoenix fell two spots and is fourth. The Kings moved up to fifth overall and stayed at pick ten. In the latest mock draft (and most recent post-lottery mock) from CBS Sports , the Boston Celtics went outside the box with the No.
Yet, Lue said that the Celtics' unpredictability - born out of necessity, with Thomas' shutting down his season at halftime of Game 2 because of a hip injury - has made things hard after the coach had to scrap his defensive orders all catered toward limiting Thomas.
Kevin Love had 15 points and 11 rebounds before joining the rest of the Cavaliers starters on the bench for the fourth quarter - a familiar scene in the series. James finished with 35 points on 13-of-18 shooting with eight rebounds and eight assists. Cleveland scored 75 points in the first half, 109 through three and 135 in all in the 135-102 blowout.
Victor Moses insists Chelsea have not drawn up a special plan to stop Alexis Sanchez in the FA Cup Final on Saturday, but acknowledges the Arsenal star poses a big threat. The change in system has served Arsenal well in recent times , and has generally grown as a trend in the Premier League this season due to Chelsea's enormous success since switching to it earlier in the season.
Day 2 however started out in depressingly familiar fashion for Alonso as his auto was seen billowing smoke in the morning before final qualifying. It's a community effort - lead by, supported by, and made for fans to enjoy the greatest spectacle in racing .
Sure, it's not the singularity (yet) - but it is a rather singular achievement. Ke Jie said that the AI is like a "god of a Go player", during an interview after the game. "I also thought I was very close to winning the match in the middle of the game, but that might not have been what AlphaGo was thinking", he continued.
Greater Manchester Police Chief Constable Ian Hopkins said , without elaborating, that searches of suspects' homes brought "very important" clues in the probe of the bombing. The official threat level was raised after the Manchester attack to "critical", its highest level, meaning a further attack could be imminent. Soldiers were seen at the Houses of Parliament, May's Downing Street residence and at the London police headquarters at New Scotland Yard.
Manchester United created 447 chances in the Premier League this season. "But they were the pioneers, doing the impossible". That's what we've done. MM went to Bierkeller in the Printworks to interview United and City fans alike as Manchester came together in a show of defiance in the face of adversity.
LeBron James overtakes Michael Jordan as Cavaliers reach National Basketball Association finals again
Forward "Cleveland" LeBron James has surpassed the record of the iconic Michael Jordan in scoring in the play-offs. He ran back down the court with his index finger up in the air, signaling his plac. James promptly knocked down two more three-pointers before the end of the third period. "I've always told you guys, anytime I'm linked to any of the greats, even the greatest in Mike, it's just an honour", James told reporters yesterday morning with the milestone looming.
THE Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers will meet in the NBA Finals for the third straight season. He has scored 955 of those points against Boston , the most for any player against any team. The Celtics have to know they let one get away Tuesday night, but may well have just fallen victim to the fatigue that resulted from the dramatic - and totally unexpected - win in Game 3.
Crystal Palace's Wilfried Zaha , left, celebrates scoring his side's first goal of the game with teammate Yohan Cabaye , during the English Premier League soccer match between Crystal Palace and Hull City , at Selhurst Park, London , Sunday May 14, 2017 .
We had a scare about his cruciate but it's medial. "We have proved we can beat big teams in big games , definitely, but it's about keeping the consistency against those teams that come here and sit back". Germany global Shkodran Mustafi is meanwhile also a doubt for the game with a calf injury but Kieran Gibbs is expected to be fit. On his ambitions for the close-season transfer window, Koeman said: "First of all we need more numbers in to be prepared for a long, tough season with ...
Arsenal and Chelsea are set to battle for the world's oldest football cup competition with the two team looking to add to their silverware come May 27 at the Wembley stadium, in the 136th final of the FA Cup. Asked about that possibility he said: " Of the season, yes ", but added that "I can not tell you" if it would be the last one ever. "At the moment I think we should focus on short term and what's going on on Sunday and in the cup final".
Kim kept a clean card to the end for a 3-under 69 to become the youngest champion in the 44-year history of the biggest tournament this side of the majors. Capping off the week with the grand victory at The Players provides Kim with another privilege - the strong possibility of joining the worldwide team at this year's Presidents Cup in September.
For United coach Jose Mourinho , it was obvious that the victory was a huge weight off his shoulders, because of both the emotions of the last few days and the importance of the match. Their defence was naive, passes went astray, and the highly-rated Kasper Dolberg barely had a sniff at goal. "I think it was a boring game", Bosz said, before highlighting United's big-game experience.
Per Mertesacker has said Arsenal can not use the uncertainty surrounding Arsene Wenger's future as an excuse for their Premier League failure. "On top of that, if I have some benefit as well, it's OK, but that's not my main worry".
Pogba scored with a deflected strike before Mkhitaryan's close-range finish on an emotional night in Stockholm . A minute's silence was held before the game, which turned into applause, in honour of the 22 people killed and 64 injured in the blast at an Ariana Grande pop concert at the Manchester Arena the night before the team left for the final in Stockholm .
Leeds must move on from the surprise of Garry Monk's resignation and begin their hunt for a new manager which could lead them to Aitor Karanka. Sky Bet have installed Former Middlesbrough boss. This could be the green light for Middlesbrough to make a move, sources on Teesside indicating how highly regarded Monk is by the club's hierarchy.
Garrett signed a four-year, $30 million contract last week and the Browns aren't taking any chances with their prized first selection. Cleveland head coach Hue Jackson downplayed the injury after the practice, saying that Coleman simply fell on the ball awkwardly.
He took the attitude that, "I just find ways to get into the lane, to get in transition, to back off and shoot the jumper". James left the game with 6:46 remaining in the second quarter with four fouls. It just wasn't the kind of history that he, the Cleveland Cavaliers or their fans like very much. That left Smith and Cavs coach Tyronn Lue to field questions regarding the most recent performance of the 11-time first-team All-NBA pick.
Maria Sharapova announced Friday she will play in a qualifying tournament in advance of Wimbledon after she was denied a wild-card exemption into the French Open . Maria Sharapova of Russian Federation celebrates winning the singles match against Zarina Diyas of Kazakhstan, at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon , London, Monday July 6.
The backdrop to this final had been hard in the extreme but, as Mourinho said, United had a job to do and they went about it with all the qualities that would usually be associated with one of his teams. At one point I tried to buy the house belonging to the great painter Lowry and in the next 25 years while my son became a reporter, my eldest daughter married and roamed the world and her sisters emigrated to Scotland and then London , still Manchester was home.
The Pens will host game one of the Stanley Cup Finals on Monday against a well-rested Nashville Predators squad. That meant a defence-first approach which often saw the Sens trying to win games 1-0 or 2-1. Kunitz, relegated to the fourth line since returning from injury in the second round, picked up his first postseason goal in a calendar year when he completed a two-on-one with Conor Sheary - a healthy scratch in Games 5 and 6 - by slipping the puck by Anderson 9:55 into the second ...
With the home victory, Pittsburgh won its second straight Eastern Conference championship and will now seek to add another Stanley Cup title after winning the fourth in franchise history last season. The Penguins, trying to become the first defending champion to return to the Final since Detroit in 2009, came in confident they would advance if they could replicate their dominant Game 6, when they were undone only by Anderson's brilliance.