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Sam Allardyce has warned Crystal Palace's supporters not to expect a push for European football next season despite their promising second half to 2016/17. Crystal Palace: Hennessey; Ward, Kelly, Tomkins, Schlupp; Milivojevic, McArthur (Sako, min. 61); Zaha (Campbell, min. 80), Puncheon, Van Aanholt (KaiKai, min.
  • OFFICIAL Arsenal team to face Everton in crunch end-of-season clash

    OFFICIAL Arsenal team to face Everton in crunch end-of-season clash

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    Arsenal are back in action next Saturday when they face Chelsea in the FA Cup final. Keown told BBC Sport: "Koscielny will regret that for the rest of his career, he will now miss the FA Cup final". Arsenal's victory was academic in terms of their chase for the top four, with victories for Liverpool and Manchester City leaving Wenger's side without a hope of catching either side and securing Champions League qualification.
  • United will challenge for Premier League title next season

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    The Portuguese spoke to United's in-house channel MUTV only very briefly following the game, saying: "Don't ask me too many things because now I am in a final". I think for the kids it will be a big occasion, it will always be good experience for them. Republic of Ireland U21 goalkeeper Kieran O'Hara will get his first taste of the big time as Jose Mourinho gives youth its fling against Crystal Palace, after the 21-year-old was named in a much-changed Red Devils panel.
  • Youthful Man United side beats Palace 2-0 in last EPL game

    Youthful Man United side beats Palace 2-0 in last EPL game

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    At a conservative estimate the game is worth at least 70 million pounds to Manchester United , whilst player wages next season depend on victory over a young Ajax side. Harrop became the 100th different player to score a Premier League goal for United and was soon joined on the scoresheet by another academy graduate, albeit this one was far better known.
  • Juventus star Alves hails 'crazy' approach after Champions League heroics

    Juventus star Alves hails 'crazy' approach after Champions League heroics

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    There was a flashpoint when Higuain appeared to be stamped on by Kamil Glik as the striker made a sliding challenge, but no action was taken by the Dutch referee Bjorn Kuipers. It will be Allegri's second appearance in a Champions League final with Juventus in three years as manager, but he insisted he can not take the plaudits for their success.
  • Zverev youngest Masters finalist since Djokovic

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    ROME (AP) - Rafael Nadal's preparations for the French Open continued apace as he swept past 13th-seeded Jack Sock 6-3, 6-4 Thursday to ease into the Italian Open quarterfinals and extend his winning streak to 17 matches . " When you lack confidence and rhythm , against opponents like (Benoit) Paire and Isner, it s not ideal", said Wawrinka, who had beaten Frenchman Paire 6-3, 6-4 on Wednesday.
  • Everton looking to bankroll Wayne Rooney's return to Goodison Park

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    On one end of the spectrum he received rather limited opportunities, but on the other end, he has been struggling to stay fit and has been out-of-form for a while now. Wenger will be happy not to see Rooney on his opponent's team sheet, given Wayne has notched up 14 goals and seven assists against his side, but he can foresee a return for the Man United striker in the future.
  • Rory McIlroy manages change, rust at The Players

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    McGirt is just the 26th player to record two eagles in one round during The Players Championship and just the sixth to do so on the back-nine at TPC Sawgrass. "My day is kind of summed up on the first hole when I one-hopped it into the flag and it came off the green and I made bogey", Johnson explained. One bad shot put him in one bad place - off the cart path at No.
  • Corvino annuncia: ''Potrebbe esser stata l'ultima gara di Rizzoli''

    Corvino annuncia: ''Potrebbe esser stata l'ultima gara di Rizzoli''

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    Non è tempo di addii solo per calciatori di spessore come Lahm e Xabi Alonso , ma potrebbe esserlo anche per un'altra figura di spicco del calcio italiano ed internazionale: si tratta dell'arbitro italiano Rizzoli , giunto probabilmente all'ultima gara della sua carriera arbitrale.
  • Europa League would cap an ´amazing´ Manchester United season, Mkhitaryan claims

    Europa League would cap an ´amazing´ Manchester United season, Mkhitaryan claims

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    I have seen in the football media that certain pundits can not understand why our players are exhausted. As a midfield player he's the best in the world. Pogba pointed to the sky after scoring his goal. Past year he became chief executive at the club he helped to Champions League glory in 1995 and is now in the midst of frantic preparations for their latest shot at European glory.