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Real and Monaco will play the first legs at home, with one game on May 2 and another on May 3. Betting on La Liga? Should the Bianconeri reach the final, they will be the nominal home team in Cardiff. But neutrals would probably prefer not to see a rerun of the 2014 and 2016 finals, when Real beat Atletico both times, in 2014 in extra time and a year ago on penalties in a tight and unremarkable affair that was quickly forgotten.
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    Juventus were not finished, though, and, after Higuain squandered another chance by delaying too long over his shot, Chiellini outjumped Javier Mascherano at the far post to head in from a corner for the third in the 55th minute. "We need to be happy with all we have done, but we need to keep our feet on the ground because we still haven't achieved anything", Allegri said. "We've got another game at the weekend and then we'll think about the return in Barcelona on Monday".
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    Last time out, I think he threw a lot of offspeed pitches. The conclusion of the three-game series offers a bobblehead that hits home with fans of both teams. The left-hander gave up three home runs in six innings on April 8. Nick Vincent pitched a ideal eighth before Evan Scribner allowed Christian Yelich's third home run in the ninth.
  • Lee Cattermole urges Sunderland to build on draw with West Ham United

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    Swansea City's survival hopes suffered another blow as Etienne Capoue's first-half goal condemned them to a 1-0 defeat against Watford at Vicarage Road. "I don't think the crowd turned against the manager - not the way I've seen other managers treated", he said. " Wahbi Khazri played well, scored a good goal and his general play was good".
  • Serena Williams hints on Snapchat she's pregnant

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    I won't lie. Like Janet Jacksons new white-looking baby I'm going to look at this little mixed race thing she brings into the world and say to Myself "she doesn't love herself". The post was soon deleted, but Williams' publicist duly confirmed to the WTA that the 35-year-old is expecting a baby "this fall" and intends to return to competitive action in 2018.
  • Marlins' Chen, Ziegler no-hitting Mariners through 8 innings

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    The Miami Marlins are playing a three-game series against the Seattle Mariners in Seattle now, which means Mariners legend and current Marlin Ichiro Suzuki is a hot topic of conversation. You couldn't have written Ichiro's final game in Seattle any better. Martin Perez (1-2) gave up four runs and seven hits in 3 2-3 innings. Mattingly said he didn't want to risk injury to Chen.
  • Harry Redknapp admits he has not signed a Birmingham contract

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    Gianfranco Zola had overseen a torrid run of form in 2017 that leaves Birmingham three points off the drop zone with as many games to go and resigned on Monday following a 2-0 defeat to Burton Albion. His latest managerial role was a brief spell with the Jordan national team in 2016. "The players have to get us out of it, all I can do is install a bit of confidence and belief in them and if we can do that and get a result or two then that will be great".
  • Vettel wins Bahrain GP, Hamilton 2nd

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    Amidst the chaos, Mercedes made Hamilton swap places with Valterri who was ahead of him in the beginning to let him hunt Vettel, however the unsuccessful attempt led to Valterri losing a position a few times to Hamilton. Vettel completed the 57 laps of the 5.4-kilometer (3.4-mile) track in 1 hour, 33 minutes, 53 seconds, for his third win in Bahrain after success with Red Bull in 2012 and 2013.
  • 'Everything at Brighton is geared for Premier League football'

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    Brighton will play in the top-flight of English soccer for the first time in 34 years after securing promotion to the Premier League on Monday. Brighton chairman Tony Bloom says his club will not spend "huge amounts" ahead of their first season in the Premier League.
  • Biggest Questions Entering the NFL Draft

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    With so many mock drafts in circulation these days, you are bound to come across a few that you do not agree with. Sherman's availability, on the other hand, is a newer development, and seems to be on the trade block due to his costly contract.
  • Nashville Predators take 2-0 series lead on Chicago Blackhawks

    Nashville Predators take 2-0 series lead on Chicago Blackhawks

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    Nashville Predators series. The Blackhawks, who won the Central Division with the most points in the Western Conference, are going for their fourth Stanley Cup championship in the last eight seasons. He capitalized with another shot that zipped through traffic and past Crawford's glove. It's just not cutting it for the two highest-paid players in the National Hockey League.
  • U.S. and Mexico Just Announced A Historic Alliance, And Trump Supports It

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    Mexico has hosted the World Cup twice before - the 1970 event won by a Pele-inspired Brazil and the 1986 tournament won by an Argentina team led by Diego Maradona. "We're not going to get too much into politics today in discussing American foreign policy or anyone else's foreign policy", Gulati said Monday. But, as Sunil Gulati said, it feels the bid is stronger with three countries on board, and it has the ability to bring the nations closer together, at a time when political ...