The news of Perisic's links to United come a little over 24 hours after neighbours Manchester City announced the signing of Monaco star Bernardo Silva. A host of clubs were after him, with PSG considering a swap deal with Inter to see Angel Di Maria go the other way. The Croatian global has been one of the better performers for the Nerazzurri this season, with the 28-year-old scoring 10 goals and providing 10 assists in 41 appearances in all competitions.
The boys were fantastic. Pogba, their world-record £89m summer signing, said: "We know things like this are very sad, all over the world". All the players who played today learned a lot, and this is one aspect of the game where they were better than we were.
So, yes, it's hard. "When you don't get into Q3 your weekend is pretty much done and it's really about trying to recover as much as you can", an infuriated Hamilton said after Saturday's session. As it happens the matter was taken out of his hands, Stoffel Vandoorne 's crash at the Swimming Pool leaving the Briton and several other drivers unable to improve.
In Berlin, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored a cheeky penalty for Borussia Dortmund to win the German Cup final over Eintracht Frankfurt 2-1 in what could have been his last game for the club on Saturday. Soon after Granit Xhaka forced a good save from Courtois with a firm volley from outside the area. It was nearly as if Chelsea's defence took Arsenal too lightly, and didn't give the likes of Welbeck or Olivier Giroud the respect they deserved.
Interestingly, this is sixth time in eight Finals appearances that a LeBron James led team has entered as an underdog. Acting Warriors head coach Mike Brown, the team's resident Kyrie authority, having coached him during his third season in 2013-14, can articulate why - the 25-year-old dribbling wizard has no real weaknesses in his offensive game, and very few tendencies.
Pittsburgh Penguins' Sidney Crosby (87) and Evgeni Malkin (71) pose with the the Prince of Wales Trophy after beating the Ottawa Senators 3-2 in the second overtime period during Game 7 of the Eastern Conference final in the. Kunitz, a nine-year vet with the Penguins who will unrestricted free agent in July, had not scored in 34 games dating back to the regular season.
North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un had earlier vowed to field a nuclear-armed missile capable of reaching American territory. North Korea's Academy of National Defence Science organised the launch after weeks of ballistic missile tests that have enraged the global community.
The following players were rested in the last and final league MI match . Rising Pune Supergiant became the first team to enter IPL 2017 finals. Mumbai were duly docked a run, but Pollard was able to retain strike - and he dispatched the next ball over the rope, leaving the home side with nine runs for victory from the final four deliveries.
Golden State will practice again Saturday then take Sunday as its last off day ahead of Thursday's Game 1 at Oracle Arena. James did it with a three-pointer in the third quarter. James made the most profound argument for himself as the greatest of all time when he led the Cavaliers back from a 3-1 series deficit against the 73-win Warriors past year with 41 points in Game 5, 41 points in Game 6 and a triple-double in Game 7.
Costa then equalised for Chelsea with 14 minutes to go, seemingly putting the Premier League champion into the driving seat, but Ramsey popped up shortly after to deflate his opponents and Arsenal held on to lift the trophy. "The most important thing is the team didn't win", he said . When Alexis Sanchez put the ball in the net after four minutes, it appeared to be initially disallowed because Ramsey was adjudged to be interfering with play while offside.
It was announced Saturday that Thomas will miss the remainder of the postseason following re-aggravation of a right femoral-acetabular impingement with a labral tear. They weren't a decent opponent to the Cavaliers, and one fact shows that. He did it with a three-pointer late in the third quarter-the first of a string of three straight from beyond the arc.
Aaron Ramsey , who scored his second FA Cup-winning goal having also secured the trophy in 2014 against Hull City , said he wants Wenger to continue in charge, praising his switch to a three-man defence which enabled Arsenal to finish the season strongly.
Arsenal won six of their final seven Premier League games since beating Manchester City to advance to the final. "They won a lot of trophies, now it's like a new generation. "They were talking a little bit, but not with me personally", Hazard added. "This is football, sometimes you are at the top and sometimes not", Hazard added.
Before he broke down, Bottas gave Hamilton some critical help by holding Vettel up through a thrilling lap-long duel. Lewis Hamilton has said he that he sensed Sebastian Vettel was "angry" with his P2 finish and is unsure whether their rivalry will remain respectful throughout the season.
Did you expect a trip to the Eastern Conference Finals? But as tension among Cleveland's home fans mounted at the Quicken Loans Arena, it was left to Irving to ride to the rescue with a sensational, momentum-changing display in the third quarter.
Mourinho's Manchester United must win the Europa League on Wednesday to qualify for next season's Champions League. "I don't want to think about if, if, if [they qualify for the Champions League]". "They fought to be in the final and they are there for a reason", he says. We had a go in the second half but couldn't find a goal to put a little bit more pressure on Man United and we finish this season with a loss.
The Gunners boss insisted that his side only need a couple of good signings to be able to compete for the Premier League title in the 2017-2018 campaign. The pulsating final saw Wenger's team match up with the formation which Conte has set the standard with this season, playing three defenders at the back despite a defensive injury crisis leaving Arsenal with only Per Mertesacker and Rob Holding as the two recognised senior centre backs alongside Nacho Monreal.
According to the police report, the robbery occurred around 10pm, just hours after Dixon won the pole position in the 101st running of the Indy 500 . "This is a big day for us", Dixon said. With qualifying decided by the average speed over four laps, that cost Alonso not just on lap one, but also lap two.
This is Vettel's second win at Monaco , and Ferrari's first since Michael Schumacher in 2001. Britain's Lewis Hamilton, then in a winning McLaren in the days before current employers Mercedes had returned with their own team, would only secure the first of his three titles months later.
We've been playing against a very good team, all credit to those guys, but we feel like we should be here and we feel like we should be a championship-contending team. Cleveland came through the East by winning 12 of their 13 games and will look to defend their title against the Warriors, who were a ideal 12-0 as they came through the Western Conference play-offs.
Jordan's six National Basketball Association titles are twice as many as James's three - two of them won with the Miami Heat before he returned to Cleveland with the avowed aim of bringing a championship to his home state of Ohio. He saw how the Celtics played without him in Games 3 and 4 of the Eastern Conference finals , and he surely has heard the trade talks involving him in recent days.
Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata has turned down the chance to sign for Manchester United during the summer transfer window, according to reports. While Chelsea have been heavily linked for a reunion with Antonio Conte, Sky Sport Italia insist the only formal offers that have come in to Real Madrid were from Milan and Manchester United .
The Mets finished with 12 hits against four Pirates pitchers. "Like I said earlier all I can do is prepare and get ready for tomorrow and hopefully I am in the game tomorrow". Kuhl failed to make it past the fifth inning for his seventh consecutive start. WASHINGTON - Stephen Strasburg struck out a career-high 15 while allowing three hits over seven innings to lead Washington over San Diego.
Zinedine Zidane claimed winning La Liga as Real Madrid coach on Sunday surpasses his stellar achievements as a player and even lifting the Champions League in his debut season as coach a year ago. "They're the ones going down in history", said Allegri, who replaced Antonio Conte in 2014. Athletic Club Bilbao were victims of the last ever league game in the Vicente Calderon as they lost 3-1 to Atletico Madrid , who led 2-0 after just 11 minutes thanks to two goals from Fernando ...
The four-time major victor took a two-shot penalty and his 71 left him five strokes back. "I didn't try to hit any super fancy shots". Let's take a look at the players I think most likely to be in contention come Sunday afternoon. The greens are running pure but they're also pretty slick and will continue to firm up as the week goes on, as the sun bakes them out and that will suit the better putters like Donald.
De Kock kept the boundaries coming to help South Africa maintain their run-rate close to six but Faf du Plessis (16) was caught behind at the other end to give Liam Plunkett (3-64) his first wicket. "We lost myself and Quinny together so it could have been easier, but we batted very deep". "Unfortunate we didn't get across the line, but proud of the effort", de Villiers said.
Honestly, I don't know", he said. "Some guys win every time and I don't". Speaking as co-hose of the Alan Brazil Sports Breakfast , Wilkins said: "I wouldn't like to see him go to China". As Mourinho celebrated a fourth European title from four finals, the Portuguese tactician revealed doubts about himself. Big names are likely to arrive at Old Trafford before then as United look to win the Premier League for the first time since Sir Alex Ferguson retired four years ago.
For example, the Los Angeles Kings hoisted the Cup as one back in 2012. Nashville is listed with a money line of +130 to win its first championship. Crosby had the main assist on the victor. Pittsburgh goaltender Matt Murray , playing on his 23rd birthday , stopped 27-of-29 Senators shots as Ottawa goalie Craig Anderson , who stopped 45-of-46 shots in the Game Six win, made 39 saves on Thursday.
The Basques were roared on by the more enthusiastic support at a far from full Vicente Calderon in its last competitive fixture before Atletico Madrid move home next season. Try as they might, Alaves could not play their way back into the match as Barca were content to sit deep and kill off the final in a largely uneventful second half.
The Warriors were back in the NBA Finals , and they had a 3-1 lead against the Cavaliers , the same team they defeated for the championship the previous year. Cleveland coach Tyronn Lue was quoted earlier this week saying he thought Boston's offense was "harder to defend" than Golden State's. "This team is a insane team".
Now they have agreed to collaborate on a temporary basis for the French Open , where Djokovic , 30, is on course to meet Rafael Nadal in the semi-finals after yesterday's draw. Anisimova, the Florida-based daughter of Russian parents, made the tournament courtesy of winning the USA wild card playoff. "He always is and he always was on clay, especially in Roland Garros ".
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger: "We have a board meeting on Tuesday, and on Wednesday or Thursday it will all be very clear". After it's down to the board members, am I the right man to lead this club further? Chelsea's English defender John Terry (centre) consoles Chelsea's Spanish midfielder Pedro (right) after their defeat in their English FA Cup final match against Arsenal at Wembley stadium in London on May 27, 2017 .
Stosur beat China's Peng Shuai 7-6 (0) 6-4 to advance, with the victor of Saturday's final also set to secure the Australian number one spot just ahead of Sunday's French Open. "I was mentally a bit distracted and angry because I felt like I could have done something better in the third set, especially in the start", she said.
It was a record 17th win for Penske, which has a record 16 wins in the race. In comparison to European racing where there's so much run-off on the circuits so you can make a mistake and you can get away with it, so it is a lot more rewarding when you get it right.
It is set to be another frustrating race for McLaren , which is struggling with Honda engines as it did throughout most of past year. McLaren driver Jenson Button of Britain steers his vehicle at the third practice during the Formula One Grand Prix at the Monaco racetrack in Monaco , Saturday, May 27, 2017.