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Thomas Mueller shone as Bayern Munich romped to a 6-2 semi-final win at Bayer Leverkusen on Tuesday to reach the German Cup final and keep their treble dreams alive. The hosts then conceded their second goal on nine minutes as Franck Ribery charged into the opposition area before lofting the ball to Robert Lewandowski , who duly volleyed home.
  • Manchester City dominate PFA Team of the Year

    Manchester City dominate PFA Team of the Year

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    Aguero is joined by Man City teammates Kyle Walker , Nicolas Otamendi, David Silva and Kevin De Bruyne in a team that includes no one outside of the top five clubs in the league. Salah has been named in the frontline of the season squad alongside with Tottenham Hotspur's Harry Kane and Manchester City's Sergio Aguero; the trio are now competing for the Golden Boot - the accolade awarded each season to the Premier League's top scorer.
  • Irate Mourinho ready to wield the axe

    Irate Mourinho ready to wield the axe

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    Jose Mourinho's United will face rivals Liverpool , Real Madrid and AC Milan in the ICC as they return for their pre-season preparations to the US for the second straight season and the fourth time in five years. It's probably one of the best games he has played for us. But the teams above them in Newcastle and Everton are so close that there is still a slim chance for the South Coast club to break into the top half - to achieve their highest ever finish in the top flight.
  • PFA Premier League Team of the Year CONFIRMED: Shock inclusion up front

    PFA Premier League Team of the Year CONFIRMED: Shock inclusion up front

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    Chelsea's Marcos Alonso, Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea and Tottenham defender Jan Vertonghen are the other players included. The Argentina striker has been included alongside Harry Kane and Mohamed Salah, the leading candidates for the Premier League's Golden Boot, in a three-man attack.
  • Blue Jackets top Capitals in OT, take 2-0 series lead

    Blue Jackets top Capitals in OT, take 2-0 series lead

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    Artemi Panarin tied it at 2-2 for the Blue Jackets at 4:12 of the third period after a nice pass from Cam Atkinson at the end of a two-on-one. Tom Wilson and John Carlson also scored for the Capitals, and Braden Holtby stopped 33 shots. The Capitals appeared to go ahead 2-0 on a Brett Connolly goal a few minutes later, but the officials waved it off, saying Washington was offside on the play.
  • Puerto Rico Crowd Erupts as Hometown Star Francisco Lindor Launches Home Run

    Puerto Rico Crowd Erupts as Hometown Star Francisco Lindor Launches Home Run

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    He told reporters that he grew up attending Montreal Expos games in Puerto Rico . Heck, it was even the right kind of home run. Ramon Castro, Felipe Lopez, Juan Gonzalez and Bengie Molina each hit. The third time, however, was the charm, as Lindor yanked a 3-2 Odorizzi curve over the fence in right field for a two-run home run, breaking a scoreless tie.
  • Thousands of fans get free tickets on Oakland A's 50th anniversary

    Thousands of fans get free tickets on Oakland A's 50th anniversary

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    It was their third straight game scoring 2 runs or less. The game's current runline odds stand at -170 for taking the White Sox +1.5 runs and +150 for the Athletics -1.5. After scoring 14 runs in the season opener, the Sox have plated 37 in their last 13 games. The team has slashed.277/.328/.478 over its last five contests and is 2-3 SU during that stretch.
  • Dominic Thiem not afraid of his next Monte Carlo Masters opponent

    Dominic Thiem not afraid of his next Monte Carlo Masters opponent

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    Lajovic, ranked 93 in the world, offered resistance in the second set to level at 1-1 but failed to capitalise on a break point as the 12-time grand slam victor roared back to book a second round meeting with Borna Coric of Croatia. The 26-year-old Bulgarian rallied back in the second set with consecutive breaks before serving out to love. "I was just a little bit rusty, I haven't played a match in about three weeks", said Dimitrov.
  • Ohtani removed from start with blister vs. Red Sox

    Ohtani removed from start with blister vs. Red Sox

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    We'll await further details from the Angels on that front. In an at-bat where Ohtani got Betts to two strikes, the All-Star fought off a couple of pitches until he saw one he liked. Angels left-hander Tyler Skaggs (2-0, 1.69) has made three solid starts to start the season, but manager Mike Scioscia is hoping Skaggs can be more economical with his pitches Wednesday, allowing Scioscia to limit the use of his relievers after they threw seven innings Tuesday night.
  • Arsene Wenger criticizes Premier League's VAR decision

    Arsene Wenger criticizes Premier League's VAR decision

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    Trailing to Lacazette's early goal, Ayoze Perez's smart near-post finish brought the Magpies level before Matt Ritchie, who got the victor against Manchester United earlier in the season, grabbed another decisive goal. Fatalism. Futility. The patches of empty seats that have become more and more prevalent at the Emirates since the turn of the year are the worrying result of a support base's dwindling interest, where not even a European semi-final can rouse them from their lethargy.
  • Mourinho suggests Pogba is guilty of midfielder cardinal sin

    Mourinho suggests Pogba is guilty of midfielder cardinal sin

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    Anthony Martial , Matteo Darmian and Daley Blind are also set to be offloaded. The limp performance gift-wrapped the Premier League title for arch rivals Manchester City and left United boss Mourinho seething. "I don't think we will see seven or eight players leave or seven or eight players coming in". Or do you want me to go for the price they cost? It's the only way I can select players.
  • Delhi Daredevils Clock 1st Win of IPL Season

    Delhi Daredevils Clock 1st Win of IPL Season

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    Coming to visitors Delhi, Gambhir and co have also fired blanks. Mustafizur struck back with three dot balls to get the 21,000 children - who were in the crowd as part of the Education and Sports for All initiative of the Mumbai franchise - excited.
  • Brown drops 30 as Celtics seize 2-0 series lead over Bucks

    Brown drops 30 as Celtics seize 2-0 series lead over Bucks

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    The Celtics also got 23 points and eight assists from Terry Rozier , as well as a lift off the bench in the form of Marcus Morris (18 points), Greg Monroe (12 points) and backup point guard Shane Larkin (11 points), who rallied from a poor Game 1 to sink a buzzer-beating 3-pointer at the end of the third quarter.
  • 'Great players are always criticised' - Benzema not affected by Madrid jeers

    'Great players are always criticised' - Benzema not affected by Madrid jeers

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    A few hours later, the Real Madrid star shared the same image with his followers to publicly congratulate his son for his first football award. But James said there's no talk of revenge: "I think we should not see the two games against Real as revenge for previous year, but simply as two more games on the way to the final".
  • Real Madrid to play Juventus at FedEx Field this summer

    Real Madrid to play Juventus at FedEx Field this summer

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    European champions Real Madrid will face Manchester United , Juventus and AS Roma in the International Champions Cup (ICC) as part of their pre-season US tour, the tournament organisers announced on Tuesday. Stand-out fixtures include rematches of three Champions League quarter-finals, with Liverpool up against City , Roma looking to repeat their defeat of Barcelona, and Madrid and Juventus going head-to-head for the first time since their contentious clash.
  • Australian surfing event cancelled due to shark attacks

    Australian surfing event cancelled due to shark attacks

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    The carcass was removed from the area Tuesday. "It was a large shark and from the way it was behaving, it would have been a white pointer". The Margaret River Pro is one of eleven WCT events globally, which occur at destinations including O'ahu Hawaii, Lower Trestles California, Jeffreys Bay South Africa and Teahup'o Tahiti.
  • Jazz G Mitchell has left foot bruise, uncertain for Game 2

    Jazz G Mitchell has left foot bruise, uncertain for Game 2

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    X-rays and an MRI taken after the game came back negative. "He's fine in the sense that he's not injured in any way, but I think there's the question of hurting and we won't know that until a couple days", Jazz coach Quin Snyder said after Monday's practice.
  • 'We play too much': Chicago Cubs' Anthony Rizzo calls for shorter season

    'We play too much': Chicago Cubs' Anthony Rizzo calls for shorter season

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    Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon spoke in the post-game presser Saturday (April 14) about playing that game on a day which was very cold, wet, and windy. Rizzo is exhausted of the cold weather , as is much of the rest of Major League Baseball, which has seen a record number of games postponed and canceled in the first two and a half weeks of the season.
  • Celtic into Scottish Cup final, on course for another treble

    Celtic into Scottish Cup final, on course for another treble

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    They got a clean sheet against us. 'I could have had a goal myself near the end if Kieran [Tierney] had spotted me, but he was trying to pick out Scott Sinclair instead. "At the end of the day, all that matters is that we get the job done". That has seen seem drawn into a battle for the top three by Aberdeen and Hibernian, which Petrov says is damning about their current plight.
  • De Bruyne: This young Man City team destined for sustained success

    De Bruyne: This young Man City team destined for sustained success

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    The Red Devils were knocked out of the Champions League by a fearless and masterful Sevilla performance at Old Trafford and despite producing an incredible comeback against Manchester City to deny them the title at the Eithad Stadium last week, a defeat to West Brom for the Red Devils was all Pep Guardiola's men needed.
  • MI player appeared to threaten Jim Harbaugh in disturbing tweets

    MI player appeared to threaten Jim Harbaugh in disturbing tweets

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    Not your friend", Mbem-Bosse wrote, without tagging anyone. Mbem-Bosse, who was reportedly suspended from the team in November, took issue with being suspended "for going to take care of my family". I was nice enough to call the cops next time I'm calling the morgue. The tweets were violent and vulgar in nature, and one tagged U-M coach Jim Harbaugh .
  • Twelve medals for Team NI in Commonwealth Games

    Twelve medals for Team NI in Commonwealth Games

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    GOLDOC has released a statement today apologising for a major planning error. "We wanted athletes to be part of and enjoy the closing ceremony". "GOLDOC appreciates that this decision therefore did not provide the opportunity for the television audiences to share this moment".
  • 2018 first round NFL Mock Draft with one trade included

    2018 first round NFL Mock Draft with one trade included

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    Wyoming's Josh Allen , a boom-or-bust passer with rare arm talent but wildly inconsistent film, is set to visit both the New York Giants and Buffalo Bills this week, per NFL.com's Edward Lewis . What will the Cardinals do with pick 15? Be sure to head over to LetsGoRedskins.com formerly DCProSportsReport for a list of the top National Football League mock drafts from across the web.
  • Dez Bryant: Playing for Giants, With Odell Beckham Jr. Would be 'Crazy'

    Dez Bryant: Playing for Giants, With Odell Beckham Jr. Would be 'Crazy'

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    Although Marshall saw his 2017 season end in disappointing fashion due to a shoulder injury, he is aiming to bounce back in a major way this year to establish himself as a reliable receiving option for NY along Beckham Jr. The Giants, as Bryant noted, are well-stocked at receiver, assuming Beckham returns healthy from a season-ending ankle injury and settles his contract dispute with the team.
  • Fred VanVleet (shoulder) doubtful for Raptors in Game 2

    Fred VanVleet (shoulder) doubtful for Raptors in Game 2

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    Toronto ultimately prevailed due to fantastic 3-point shooting (16-for-30) and took Washington's best shot from a variety of angles. Back-to-back three-pointers from Scott and Ty Lawson and a pair of free throws from Wall made it a five-point game midway through the fourth, but the Raptors responded - a couple of key stops, a Miles three and a DeRozan jumper, and in less than a minute Toronto was back up by 10.
  • Liverpool ace Salah wants Champions League more than individual accolades

    Liverpool ace Salah wants Champions League more than individual accolades

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    Since returning from an ankle injury earlier this month, the 24-year-old has been retrospectively awarded Tottenham's second goal against Stoke and now added another against Brighton . Kane will certainly hope so. Look, whatever happens, there are still games to go. He has also scored 30 Premier League goals in 32 matches this term - one more than the number he recorded in 65 games while at AS Roma.
  • ASU alumna Desiree Linden wins wet, windy Boston Marathon for USA

    ASU alumna Desiree Linden wins wet, windy Boston Marathon for USA

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    Fear took over for Linden, as she still didn't expect to win. "It was nice to get it right down Boylston this time for sure", she said. "And these are the people that I want to make the most proud", Flanagan added. On the fifth anniversary of the explosions near the finish line that killed three people and wounded hundreds more, Linden became the first US woman to win since Lisa Larsen Weidenbach did so in 1985 - before the race began offering prize money that lured the top worldwide ...
  • Aaron Rodgers Not Happy With Lack of Input In Packers Personnel Decisions

    Aaron Rodgers Not Happy With Lack of Input In Packers Personnel Decisions

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    The report specifically mentioned that Rodgers was "frustrated" and "emotional" about being cut out of the process that led Green Bay to move on from receiver Jordy Nelson and quarterbacks coach Alex Van Pelt . "Both of those decisions [with Nelson and Van Pelt] were made without him", a source close to Rodgers told Robinson. Rodgers is under contract for $20.3 million in 2018 and $20.5 million in 2019.
  • FA Cup: Mourinho set to drop top stars for semi final clash

    FA Cup: Mourinho set to drop top stars for semi final clash

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    To make matters worse for United, their loss sealed the title for their cross-town rivals, Manchester City. Currently, a key element of the defence made of his time at Old Trafford is that Pep Guardiola has been able to substantially outspend him.
  • Vidal To Miss Real Madrid Champions League Clash

    Vidal To Miss Real Madrid Champions League Clash

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    Prior to missing the second leg against Sevilla through injury, Vidal had appeared in all but one of Bayern's Champions League games this season. Bayern boss Jupp Heynckes provided an update on the fitness of Vidal on Monday, with the German tactician playing down fears of a long-term absence for the South American: "I've met Dr Müller-Wohlfahrt telephoned".
  • Former Jets C Nick Mangold Announces Retirement

    Former Jets C Nick Mangold Announces Retirement

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    Mangold did not play during the 2017 season. Mangold will be signing a one-day deal with the Jets so he can retire from the franchise that he began his National Football League career with. During Mangold's time with the Jets, the team went through head coaches from Eric Mangini to Rex Ryan to Todd Bowles and, of course, quarterbacks. Mangold appeared in 164 games throughout his career.
  • SEC pressured Alabama not to hire Hugh Freeze, report says

    SEC pressured Alabama not to hire Hugh Freeze, report says

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    Will Freeze ever be welcome to coach again in the SEC? According to Al.com , SEC commissioner Greg Sankey put pressure on Alabama coach Nick Saban to not hire High Freeze as a coordinator. "I really believe I have a lot to offer a program whether as an assistant or a head coach, and I'm hopeful it's very soon", Freeze told Rachel Baribeau of Gridiron Now in December.
  • Man United and Man City announce pre-season US tours in July

    Man United and Man City announce pre-season US tours in July

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    Liverpool will return to the United States this summer as part of a preseason tour that sees them play Manchester City , Manchester United and Borussia Dortmund in friendlies. for the second straight season and the fourth time in five years. The 2018 Uefa Super Cup, which would involve Real Madrid were they to retain their Champions League title this season, is scheduled to be held in Tallinn, Estonia, seven days after the Roma match .
  • Manchester United 'slap £43m asking price on Anthony Martial'

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    The Frenchman could be one of several high profile departures in the summer and Italian publication Calcio Mercato say Martial joining the Serie A champions could trigger a host of transfer activity. "If I was you, I would go, 'Why (Romelu) Lukaku plays every match?', 'Why (Nemanja) Matic plays every match?' You always go to the one (that does not play)".
  • Jameis Winston has fifth-year option picked up by Tampa Bay Bucs

    Jameis Winston has fifth-year option picked up by Tampa Bay Bucs

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    The total value of Winston's current four-year contract is $25,351,277 , and his base salary for the 2018 season will be $705,000. Winston has been the Bucs' starting quarterback since Tampa Bay selected him with the No. While not a flawless specimen under center, Winston's 69 touchdowns to 44 picks fairly represent his work to date. Going into his fourth season, Winston has the chance to elevate the Buccaneers to a playoff contender, likely saving the jobs of Koetter and Licht.
  • Aguero Undergoes Surgery, To Be Fit For World Cup

    Aguero Undergoes Surgery, To Be Fit For World Cup

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    Unfortunately for Etisalat, an Emirates-based telecommunications company, City's title was not actually secured in the manner they had envisaged. City sealed their fifth top-flight title on Sunday when rivals Manchester United , needing to avoid defeat to prolong the inevitable, slipped to a shock 1-0 defeat to Championship-bound West Brom at Old Trafford.
  • Did Gregg Popovich take dig at Kawhi Leonard with LaMarcus Aldridge praise?

    Did Gregg Popovich take dig at Kawhi Leonard with LaMarcus Aldridge praise?

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    There's a lot of debate about whether Popovich's open disgust of things, like the media, is exhausted, but I'm still squarely on the side that it's highly entertaining. Fan Bob Mulherin said that while he watched the Spurs-Warriors game on Saturday, his wife and son (who were also San Antonio fans) did not. According to ESPN, attendance at Spurs home games remains in the top half of the league .
  • National Basketball Association playoffs kick off

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    The Thunder have the talent to advance all the way to the Finals but their inconsistent play has hurt them all season. Philadelphia, after years of the rebuilding saga known as "The Process", has a chance as well. "I know for a lot of us, it's kind of scary to see what we did without Jo", rookie 76ers guard Markelle Fultz told reporters. But that can't matter if Portland is going to win a playoff series.