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I'd say we've hit the final straight and in a few weeks there will be news. Rodriguez, who found the net in the 3rd minute itself, doubled the lead in the 11th after heading a cross from Fabio Coentrao. Suarez took that tally to 101 and killed the game off as a contest when he turned Jaume Costa and fired low and hard past Fernandez. "Players like Neymar make football much better".
  • Kevin Durant dominant as Golden State Warriors win

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    Jazz center Rudy Gobert said he hopes his team can channel that hostility on the court, particularly with Utah getting off to such slow starts in the first two games. Hill is still day-to-day heading into Saturday. "He rose up and was playing like who he is", Jazz coach Quin Snyder, unable to hide his exasperation.
  • Spurs look to crank up the pressure on Chelsea

    Spurs look to crank up the pressure on Chelsea

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    I'm working hard every day to show my best and I'm so happy but I'd change it for the title. Conte on Friday afternoon was uncertain if he was going to watch Tottenham's clash at West Ham on Friday night, given his wife and daughter were visiting from Italy.
  • Cristiano Ronaldo's hat trick against Atletico mired by offside controversy

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    Ronaldo has now reached the 400-goal mark for Real - though one of these is disputed - and his goal-scoring feats are now getting so gargantuan that it's easy to lose any sense of scale; few can compare with his records. Ronaldo's second, in the 73 minute, after a ball played towards him by Karim Benzema, was a pure strike - slamming a bouncing ball into the top corner with ridiculous power.
  • Paul Pogba in Manchester United training

    Paul Pogba in Manchester United training

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    The stakes are high ahead of Thursday's first leg in Spain, with the tournament winners qualifying automatically for next season's Champions League. "Last year we scored three goals away against Atletico Madrid to go through (in the Copa del Rey) and their defence is very strong, and this year we won 2-1 at the Bernabeu and they are nearly in the Champions League final".
  • French election: What you need to know

    French election: What you need to know

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    The commission said Saturday that leaked data apparently came from Macron's "information systems and mail accounts from some of his campaign managers". The leak began just before the blackout descended at midnight, in theatrical timing fitting for the dramatic campaign. In its statement, En Marche! said it had been the victim of a massive computer hack, and that a range of documents - including e-mails, contracts and financial records - had been posted on various websites.
  • David de Gea agrees personal terms with Real Madrid

    David de Gea agrees personal terms with Real Madrid

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    The Danish worldwide signed a five-year deal with Leicester last summer, but a big money offer from either Manchester club could lead to a deal happening. The Denmark global signed a five-year contract with Leicester City last summer following the Foxes' remarkable Premier League triumph. But sources have told ESPN FC that De Gea has not indicated he wants to leave Old Trafford at the end of the season.
  • Valencia, Miranda lift Mariners past Angels 11-3

    Valencia, Miranda lift Mariners past Angels 11-3

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    Skaggs was placed on the 10-day disabled list following his departure from a start with oblique tightness that turned out to be a Grade 2 oblique strain. Seattle reliever Emilio Pagan gave up three hits and three earned runs in his major league debut in relief of Iwakuma. Machado hit a 466-foot drive over the Green Monster during a five-run fourth inning.
  • Silfverberg scores in OT as Ducks down Oilers

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    You win the draw and one of those Ducks centres gets to the bench, and doesn't have to defend. The Ducks took a 3-2 series lead with a dramatic comeback and double overtime win Friday night. "He's a heck of a player", said Oilers forward Patrick Maroon. Connor McDavid scored a beauty for the Oilers last game, his second game in a row with a goal and his seventh point (4-3-7) in the playoffs.
  • Mourinho to rest United stars for Arsenal clash

    Mourinho to rest United stars for Arsenal clash

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    Winning the Europa League for the first time in the club's history would hand United the same prize of a return to the Champions League next season that a top four finish offers. Wenger said on Thursday he was prepared to make peace with Mourinho . "At the end of the day it's a set-piece that gets us", said the Swedish global.
  • Lanzini's strike leaves Tottenham's PL title dream in tatters

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    Tottenham's Harry Kane looks dejected after the English Premier League match between West Ham United and Tottenham Hotspur at the London Stadium on Friday. "If you want to be a champion you have to win. How?" But what I've really been pleased about is how we've wanted to win as a team. It should also take the heat off of manager Slaven Bilic whose position has come under pressure this season despite steering West Ham to seventh previous year.