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Allardyce says he understands why Mourinho would put out the kids given what is on the horizon but claims that will not affect his team's motivation, claiming Palace are excited for a trip to the Theatre of Dreams. The coach said that the match against Crystal Palace at Old Trafford should be played on Saturday, instead of Sunday because it will hardly make any difference.
  • John Terry could retire after leaving Chelsea in summer

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    When you talk about winning it again, you look at the great players over the years who have won championships time and time again, it's like an addiction. Kanu played 23 league games, majority as a substitute and scored three goals as Arsenal won the league title. "If I could have written my story as a 14-year-old, when I signed on the pitch, this would have been it.
  • Hamilton: Vettel fight my 'rawest' in recent memory

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    The start was not good enough, I got a bit of wheelspin. We don't know any more than that at this stage. Given how tight this year's title fight is between him and Lewis Hamilton, however, we should all be on the lookout for more daring moves like this one.
  • Huddersfield win shootout to reach playoff final

    Huddersfield win shootout to reach playoff final

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    Aaron Mooy took Huddersfield's fourth kick and dispatched it into the corner with authority. Huddersfield Town have qualified for the richest game in football - the English Premier League promotion final worth $320 million to the victor.
  • Antoine Griezmann set to hold talks over future

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    I'm delighted to work with Cholo and really happy with my squad-mates. Griezmann has made 52 appearances across all competitions for Atletico this season and has scored 26 goals. "I love [PSG striker, Edinson] Cavani". Griezmann said his own future with the club was not tied with that of manager Diego Simeone. "My future is not linked to Cholo".
  • Arsenal must not underestimate Europa League, says Cech

    Arsenal must not underestimate Europa League, says Cech

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    Arsenal's fans have been a disgrace this season, and most didn't even turn up to their must-win mid-week clash against Sunderland a few days ago - so we're not sure if they'll pay much attention to the Czech's words... To be fair, it would be quite amusing if we draw to 'Boro and Everton get a point at Arsenal and secure our place in the Champions League, but remembering their performance against Manchester City in 2013/14, it's just not going to happen! "Let's see what will happen".
  • Fans accord warm welcome to victorious Misbah at Lahore airport

    Fans accord warm welcome to victorious Misbah at Lahore airport

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    As soon as Misbah stepped out of the airport lounge along with his wife and children, he was given a heroes' welcome by the officials of Pakistan Cricket Board including Director Cricket Operations Haroon Rasheed, fans and friends. "It's an honour for me", Misbah expressed his gratitude towards his fans. He said the team played good cricket, barring the second Test, which helped it to learn from the mistakes and to make a comeback with a renewed zeal.
  • Gothenburg vs AIK postponed after match fixing attempt

    Gothenburg vs AIK postponed after match fixing attempt

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    We are never, ever going to accept that and therefore it's important we act with force. The match between top flight rivals AIK and IFK Gothenburg has been suspended at the last minute due to a apparent match-fixing attempt. "This is also a message to those who try to destroy our football", Sjostrand added. "This is a serious attack and attempted coup against Swedish football".
  • New horses among Preakness challenges facing Always Dreaming

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    Consider also: a 14-horse Derby still will have more horses competing in it than all but a handful of races run in America each year. After Always Dreaming's win in the Kentucky Derby as the favorite, the colt will be running in the Preakness with a bulls-eye on his back.