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Mourinho and United already have one cup and could have a second with the Europa League their only real route to the UCL, so I think it is down to us. Coutinho has proven an influential figure during a number of key games for the Merseyside outfit this season, and his impressive display moved Liverpool one step closer to securing a Champions League qualification place.
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    Bottas's Mercedes made an excellent initially getaway, but he braked earlier for Turn 1 than his rivals - allowing Raikkonen and Verstappen to draw alongside to his outside. Max Verstappen feels he was equally unlucky as he was lucky 12 months on from becoming the youngest-ever Formula 1 race victor when he got tangled up in the first corner incident which ended his race.
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    San Antonio Spurs center Pau Gasol , right, dribbles as Houston Rockets guard James Harden defends during the first half in Game 6 of an NBA basketball second-round playoff series, Thursday, May 11, 2017, in Houston . "Obviously he had a tough game, but to me it's a joke to get on him because we're not where we are. without James", Morey said. "The guy that's hardest on James is James".
  • Europa League final ref Skomina has previous with United boss Mourinho

    Europa League final ref Skomina has previous with United boss Mourinho

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    Mourinho has warned changes will be afoot regardless of Palace's situation by then and suggests rotation is also on the cards for their final two away games, starting at White Hart Lane on Sunday. United will be allocated less than a one-fifth of the tickets for the 50,000-seat Friends Arena, with club officials writing supporters to tell them the allotment is between 8,000 and 9,500.
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    In a frenetic opening period there were chances for both sides but as both teams settled in the London sun, it was Liverpool's Brazilian magician who turned up the gears and once again orchestrated a Liverpool victory. 35' - GOAL! West Ham 0-1 Liverpool . We scored the goals, controlled the game, could have scored more often but that's completely OK that we didn't.
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    Putin was in Beijing to attend the "Belt and Road" economic forum. He said the historical experience of cooperation between countries linked by the ancient Silk Road through Asia, Europe and Africa is important in the 21st century when the world is facing "very serious challenges".
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    Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8), from Russian Federation, is taken to the ice by Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Brian Dumoulin (8) during the second period of Game 7 in an NHL hockey Stanley Cup Eastern Conference semifinal, Wednesday, May 10, 2017, in Washington.
  • England's Matt Wallace wins the Open de Portugal

    England's Matt Wallace wins the Open de Portugal

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    However, the 27-year-old Londoner could only manage a level-par 73 in round three to finish the day 17 under par, three shots ahead of Germany's Sebastian Heisele , who returned a 71. France's Matthieu Pavon was two shots further back in third, wtih Heisele sharing fourth place with England's Sam Walker on 15 under. The tournament holds shared status with the Challenge Tour and carries the extra incentive of a European Tour exemption until the end of 2018 for the victor.
  • Europa League: Rashford to the Rescue for United

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    Marcus Rashford, Paul Pogba and Eric Bailly have all been named in the Europa League Team of the Week for their performances in Manchester United's 1-0 win over Celta Vigo. "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".
  • Arsenal not giving up the chase - Xhaka

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    Mourinho has given up on United's hopes of securing Champions League qualification via the league and fielded a weakened team in last Sunday's 2-0 defeat at Arsenal . "Tuanzebe is a good player". "He's leading it, he's the manager, he's guiding us through and guiding the club through", he said . Defender Laurent Koscielny, who injured his calf in the United win, is doubtful for the game but Granit Xhaka should be available after the midfielder limped out of Sunday's game, having given ...
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    Trump, who took office on January 20, also sounded familiar campaign themes about a broken system in Washington. As Trump took the stage, a few young men in the audience swapped their graduation mortarboards for red "Make America Great Again" hats .