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Pellegrini targets Europe with West Ham

Tuesday  16:25,   22 may 2018
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The new Hammers manager, intends to take the club back into Europe with "attacking football"New West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini has promised to deliver attractive football that he hopes will get the club back into[...]

Arsenal fined £20,000 for Leicester penalty protest

Tuesday  15:51,   22 may 2018
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Arsenal have been hit with a five-figure fine for "failing to ensure their players conducted themselves in an orderly fashion".Arsenal have been fined £20,000 for protesting the penalty given against them in the 3-1 loss to Leicester City[...]

Silva still favourite for Everton job, but not the only option

Tuesday  15:51,   22 may 2018
readsport.co

Marco Silva remains the favourite to replace Sam Allardyce as Everton manager, but there are other names in the frame. The Liverpool Echo report that Eddie Howe is another candidate being considered by the club’s hierarchy, as a result of the job[...]

Fact file: Everything you need to know about Unai Emery

Tuesday  15:40,   22 may 2018
readsport.co

Arsenal are set to appoint their new manager later this week, having interviewed a number of candidates for the job. That man appears to be Unai Emery, who left Paris Saint-Germain at the end of this season having not had his contract renewed. For a [...]

Celtics coach Brad Stevens relishes best-of-three shootout vs. Cavs

Tuesday  15:40,   22 may 2018
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The Celtics and Cavaliers now face a best-of-three battle to reach the NBA Finals and Brad Stevens said: "It doesn't get better than that."The Celtics opened up a 2-0 advantage in the best-of-seven series, but now find themselves even[...]

LeBron James, Tyronn Lue marvel at ageless Kyle Korver

Tuesday  15:40,   22 may 2018
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At the age of 37, Kyle Korver continues to impress LeBron James and Tyronn Lue with his performances for the Cavaliers.James poured in 44 points as the Cavs triumphed, 111-102, in Game 4 on Monday, maintaining the record of every game in the series[...]

West Ham keen on signing Rondon

Tuesday  15:34,   22 may 2018
readsport.co

West Ham are the latest club to enter the race to sign West Brom striker Salomon Rondon this summer, according to the Mirror. The player is set to be available for £16 million as a result of his release clause, after the Baggies were relegated to[...]

Rashford writes moving tribute on anniversary of Manchester Arena attack

Tuesday  15:31,   22 may 2018
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A year on from the Manchester Arena bombing, Marcus Rashford says the city's resolve has made him feel "proud to be Mancunian".Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford has written a moving tribute to mark the one-year anniversary of[...]

Gunners continue interest in Pereira

Tuesday  15:26,   22 may 2018
readsport.co

Arsenal are continuing to track the status of Porto defender Danilo Pereira as they look to rebuild their squad this summer, according to the Mirror. The club are understood to have been following the player for some time and are keen to introduce[...]

Watch: Billy Ripken drilled by Sean Casey comebacker in MLB Network demo

Tuesday  15:20,   22 may 2018
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MLB Network couldn't resist posting the video on Twitter with the words, ""OH MY GOD RIP, ARE YOU ALRIGHT?!" (and in-tears-laughing emoji).OK, Billy Ripken didn't get hurt during a hitting demonstration Monday night on MLB[...]

Celtic will have to break transfer record to sign Edouard

Tuesday  15:10,   22 may 2018
readsport.co

Celtic have been given a deadline of May 31 to sign PSG player Odsonne Edouard on a permanent deal. He has been a brilliant addition since signing on loan at the start of the season and the Daily Record are reporting that the deal is looking likely[...]

Liverpool pondering move for AC Milan goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma

Tuesday  15:06,   22 may 2018
readsport.co

Liverpool are to consider making a move for AC Milan goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma. According to the Mirror, the Reds have allegedly made a £35m offer for the shot-stopper but AC Milan are demanding nearly double the amount. It has also been[...]

World Cup 2018: The Big Names Missing Out

Tuesday  14:56,   22 may 2018
nytimes

Here are six players who are healthy and ready to go but won’t be joining their teams in Russia, to the consternation of some of their country’s fans. Alvaro Morata, SpainWho is he? A 25-year-old striker for Chelsea, who had 11 Premier League goals[...]

'Phil Thompson ran off the bus to find a loo in a house… then got an ice-cream van to catch up!': Terry McDermott on the secrets of Liverpool’s 1981 European Cup glory over Real Madrid

Tuesday  14:55,   22 may 2018
dailymail.co.uk

EXCLUSIVE BY CRAIG HOPE: Terry McDermott was flicking through the TV channels last week when he paused on highlights of the 1981 European Cup final. 'Highlights?' he says of Liverpool's 1-0 win over Real Madrid in Paris. 'I'd always thought it was a [...]

Newcastle star rules out a move away from St James’ Park this summer

Tuesday  14:31,   22 may 2018
readsport.co

Newcastle United captain Jamaal Lascelles has ruled out the chances of a him moving away from St James’ Park in this transfer window, despite apparent interest from elsewhere, according to the Northern Echo. The centre-back has been linked with a[...]