https://cdn0.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/5nQevIgM8hD1TbSExP77aqfDd7Y=/0x0:3995x2939/1200x800/filters:focal(1509x574:2147x1212)/cdn0.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/54448515/669704186.0.jpg

Sports

The 32-year-old is reportedly one of the Italian's idols and to play in the same team as him is another draw. Find us on Facebook too! Gonzalo Higuain broke the deadlock in this one but that was about as good as it got for Madrid . "He's the player that makes the difference, a very special player", said the German goalkeeper. Messi then virtually put the tie to bed with two late goals.
  • Manchester United provide an official update on the Ibrahimovic and Rojo injuries

    Manchester United provide an official update on the Ibrahimovic and Rojo injuries

    Sports

    The same can't be said for Martial, who has fallen well out of favor with Jose Mourinho. Jose Mourinho has provided an update on Zlatan Ibrahimovic at Manchester United , claiming everyone in the team is upset by his recent injury. Mourinho feels Ibrahimovic's age will be a problem and feels for Marcos Rojo, who is starting to get into the form of his life. "Everyone is really sad".
  • Grizzlies even up series with Spurs on Saturday

    Sports

    SAN ANTONIO - Tipoff time for Game 5 of the Spurs-Grizzlies first-round playoff series will be Tuesday at 8 p.m in the AT&T Center. After a slow start that had them fall down into an early 10-point hole, Conley put his hands on the game an guided the Grizzlies into a superb second quarter.
  • Brendon McCullum scores 72 in defeat

    Sports

    Gayle soon upped the ante with a couple of sixes and boundaries in the eighth over to take the score to 75 runs, with the second maximum nearly claimed brilliantly by Brendon McCullum at the deep but his hat had made contact with the rope.
  • Hernandez's body brought to CT funeral home

    Hernandez's body brought to CT funeral home

    Sports

    Why did Aaron Hernandez shoot and kill his former friend Odin Lloyd in an industrial park near his home back in 2013? Later, a man accused of helping Hernandez attempt to hide Lloyd's murder told his girlfriend he would not have helped him had he known he was a "limp wrist".
  • Utah Jazz-L.A. Clippers series to intensify in pivotal Game 5

    Utah Jazz-L.A. Clippers series to intensify in pivotal Game 5

    Sports

    But the team reportedly will receive a boost to its backcourt for Game 5 against the Utah Jazz. A key cog in their bench unit Marreese Speights has become a starter with Blake's injury and Austin Rivers is out with a hamstring injury , so the depth is an issue again.
  • Eden Hazard: 'Chelsea have put pressure on Tottenham Hotspur'

    Eden Hazard: 'Chelsea have put pressure on Tottenham Hotspur'

    Sports

    Costa then came to the fore after the interval with a brace - his second a wonderfully worked goal featuring one-twos with Hazard and Pedro. "It is very important for his confidence, for us, also because he scored two really important goals but also two attractive goals after combinations which showed good.
  • Aaron Hernandez lawyers seek to dismiss murder conviction

    Sports

    Army Jr. said Kennedy and Hernandez were not cellmates at the prison. Some of the notes "could be considered suicide notes", Daniel Bennett, Massachusetts' secretary of public safety, told reporters. Spikes and Hernandez had been teammates at Florida and also with the Patriots. The private service for family and friends is being held Monday afternoon in Bristol, Connecticut, where Hernandez grew up.
  • Kevin Durant Back for Golden State Warriors

    Sports

    Golden State's 45 points matched an National Basketball Association playoff record for first-quarter scoring and (according to ESPN Stats & Info) its 28-point lead was the largest an National Basketball Association team took in any first quarter this season.
  • Chelsea took 'big psychological step' - Conte

    Chelsea took 'big psychological step' - Conte

    Sports

    Chelsea responded from the loss at Manchester United , which saw their advantage at the Premier League summit cut to four points, by beating Tottenham to advance to the FA Cup final and then defeating Saints. Conte himself has even been the subject of speculation with regards to a return to Serie A, while striker Diego Costa has been eyed by Chinese Super League clubs since January.
  • Centurion: Ronaldo becomes 1st player to score 100 European goals

    Sports

    Bayern played the last half an hour a man down after centre-back Javi Martinez was sent off for two fouls on Ronaldo within three minutes of each other. "He's happy to have scored, but he's even happier about the result ". Madrid has gone 53 straight games scoring at least one goal and is closing in on Bayern's European record of 61 consecutive games with at least a goal, from March 2013 to April 2014.
  • ESPN's John Clayton thinks Marshawn Lynch will accept Raiders terms

    Sports

    The Oakland Raiders remain interested in acquiring retired running back Marshawn Lynch from the Seattle Seahawks, even if talks have seemingly quieted down of late. "At some point, you would like to know", he said. Who knows after that? "I would think Reggie would want to go into the draft knowing that they have another runner or not", Schneider said.