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As with Swansea's 2-0 victory at Sunderland on Saturday, it already appeared that by taking the lead the hardest part was done, and after a quiet period of play the home side added a second in the 34th minute. It is a sad day for the club, and our fans. What happens does not depend on what they say to me. The Portuguese manager had arguably performed a minor miracle in stretching this team's Premier League aspirations even into the penultimate weekend, with players sold in January and a ...
  • Pepe to Inter or Milan?

    Pepe to Inter or Milan?

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    Inter Milan are very interested in his services and according to Gazzetta dello Sport , the Portuguese full back has accepted the offer from the Italian side and next season it seems that he will play at Giuseppe Meazza. Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane has left out Pepe from the squad due to his rib injury, which will see the Bernabeu miss the chance to say goodbye to one of their favourite players.
  • Kyrgios to work with Grosjean

    Kyrgios to work with Grosjean

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    Kyrgios has beaten most of the top 10 players in world tennis except Andy Murray without the full time travelling coach that most of his rivals employ. Kyrgios has gone without a coach for the last two years on tour and recently dealt with a hip injury in Madrid before being humbled 6-3, 6-1 by Rafael Nadal in the third round.
  • Tottenham's future is bright and Premier League title is within reach

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    Spurs and Pochettino are onto a good thing, and it just requires patience - and the odd astute addition in the summer - to make them favourites for the title next season. A day I will never forget. I said before I'd love to score the winning goal and for it to happen is brilliant. Tottenham fans invaded the pitch after Sunday's 2-1 victory over Manchester United .
  • Jamie Carragher disagrees with Jose Mourinho's Man United fixture complaints

    Jamie Carragher disagrees with Jose Mourinho's Man United fixture complaints

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    The former Real Madrid boss has talked at length about the Red Devils' hectic schedule relentlessly this season and thinks his side are being punished for reaching the latter stages of Europe's secondary competition. "I don't have a view because I didn't watch, and I have Marcus's opinion and he said that the keeper touched him", Mourinho said. A chance to move into the top four was wasted with Swansea joining Hull, Bournemouth, Burnley, West Ham and Stoke in taking a point from Old ...
  • India recall Rohit, Ashwin, Shami for ICC Champions Trophy

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    The board had missed the squad announcement deadline of April 25 due to revenue sharing issues with the ICC. They were there even in 2013 and will have an integral role to play at the top. Virat Kohli (captain), Rohit Sharma , Shikhar Dhawan , Ajinkya Rahane , Yuvraj Singh , Kedar Jadhav , MS Dhoni , Hardik Pandya , Ravindra Jadeja , Ravichandran Ashwin, Jasprit Bumrah , Umesh Yadav , Bhuvneshwar Kumar , Manish Pandey , Mohammed Shami.
  • Michael Carrick "desperate" to win Europa League

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    The England worldwide will miss the first three games of next season's Champions League campaign as a result. The Red Devils booked their place in the Europa League final against Ajax on Thursday night thanks to their 2-1 aggregate win over Celta Vigo in the semi-finals.
  • Arsenal legend sensationally claims he'd sign for Spurs over Gunners

    Arsenal legend sensationally claims he'd sign for Spurs over Gunners

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    Referring to fellow player-turned-pundit Frank Lampard, who won three Premier League trophies, four FA Cups, and two League Cups during Chelsea's upward trajectory under Roman Abramovich, Henry insists until Spurs do something similar that there is no shift in power between them and Arsenal.
  • Jose Mourinho makes freaky statement after Manchester United lose to Tottenham

    Jose Mourinho makes freaky statement after Manchester United lose to Tottenham

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    But there was no denying Mauricio Pochettino's men after the break and it was Kane who made it 2-0 with a clever finish, poking the ball past De Gea from close range after shrugging off Chris Smalling. But with Spurs' fans happily serenading favourites of yesteryear - Ledley King, Teddy Sheringham, Aaron Lennon, who is fighting mental health issues at present - the hosts reasserted control.
  • Pochettino rocked by Hammer blow

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    SPURS boss Mauricio Pochettino could not hide his disappointment after Friday's 1-0 defeat at West Ham, which leaves their title hopes all but over. Speaking on Sky Sports on Friday night, Pardew said: " Tottenham have played the best football but Chelsea have been the best team". It's not about always playing well or badly, it's not about running more or less, it's about when you must win you win.
  • Novak Djokovic versus Kei Nishikori quarterfinals match preview

    Novak Djokovic versus Kei Nishikori quarterfinals match preview

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    Nadal claimed the first break in the second game of the second set and maintained his recent momentum to earn what was ultimately a comfortable win. And only poor returning on his break point opportunities denied Nadal just as convincing a scoreline as the Spaniard took only two of his 14 chances.
  • Si Woo Kim becomes youngest winner of Players Championship

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    Young South Korean golfer Si Woo Kim has become the youngest victor of the Players Championship, smashing the record previously held by Adam Scott . "It's a big deal to be able to concentrate on just playing golf and it makes a huge difference". All four have won twice on the PGA Tour before the age of 22 in the last 25 years.