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Now we can enjoy it before we prepare for the Champions League final.' Zinedine Zidane was given the bumps by his jubilant players and he saluted his squad when mobbed by reporters on the final whistle. " Football criticism does not worry me because I know that people are going to be silent there ". Thousands of Real Madrid fans, many decked in the famous white team jersey, converged in the centre of the Spanish capital to celebrate the club's 33rd league title after a 2-0 win over ...
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    They will appear in the NBA Finals for the third consecutive year and will face the victor of the ongoing Eastern Conference Finals showdown between the Boston Celtics and the defending NBA champions Cleveland Cavaliers . By that time , Golden State took any hope the Spurs had without Leonard. When he was taken out near the end of Game 4 , maybe his final game as a Spur , the fans erupted into a standing ovation (joined by Stephen Curry , who stepped away from the free throw ...
  • Minute silence at Europa League final after Manchester bomb

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    But Bosz said the match, which will start with a minute's silence before kickoff, can not now be the "football feast" it was supposed to be. "And when he wins the Europa League , I'll go as far as to say that - after [Antonio] Conte - he's probably the manager of the season, to get that group of players to win two trophies and get to the Champions League ".
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    Marouane Fellaini wandered off towards one of the goals for a closer look, before the rest of the team headed back inside. As a father & a human what has happened truly saddens me. He said , "Of course we were already on a high alert security-wise from the beginning, both staff-wise and also how we are planning on sealing these areas to areas to handle it".
  • Nishikori, Halep march on in Madrid

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    His last title in Madrid was in 2014. "I've been playing at a high level during many weeks". He twice lost to Roger Federer , in Miami and in the Australian Open, and also lost to Sam Querrey in Acapulco. Djokovic began his title defence against Spain's Nicolas Almagro , who is towards the end of his career but still a unsafe player, possessing a lot of firepower.
  • Indy 500 pole sitter Dixon wary of Alonso threat

    Indy 500 pole sitter Dixon wary of Alonso threat

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    The two-time Formula One champion conquered an unexpected engine change and Indianapolis' usually tricky 2 1/2-mile oval with the fastest four-lap qualifying average in 15 years. "There have been two very successful Formula One drivers who were world champions who have raced at Indianapolis, but they raced for an entire season", Cheever said, referring to Emerson Fittapaldi and Nigel Mansell.
  • Chelsea shine, Pep and Mourinho flop as Wenger suffers nightmare season

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    Sutton was a Premier League-winning striker with Blackburn Rovers and he also dominated the Scottish top flight with Celtic, with a year at Chelsea sandwiched in between. Liverpool qualified for next year's Champions League on Sunday. Some will dismiss this as an end-of-season goodbye with the trophy presentation to follow, but there is certainly an element of he may well have played his last home game for the Premier League champions.
  • Vidal urges Bayern Munich to sign Chile team-mate, Alexis Sanchez

    Vidal urges Bayern Munich to sign Chile team-mate, Alexis Sanchez

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    Alexis Sanchez's future is in heavy doubt as the player's contract will be expiring in 2018. The club's chief executive Karl-Heinze Rummenigge has revealed that Bayern boss Carlo Ancelotti has already finalised his list of summer targets, with Sanchez thought to be among them.
  • LeBron James Disappears as Celtics Win With 21-Point Comeback

    LeBron James Disappears as Celtics Win With 21-Point Comeback

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    With the Cavaliers holding a 2-1 lead over the Celtics , the series is guaranteed to return to Boston for Game 5 Thursday night. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.
  • Koscielny appeal fails ahead of FA Cup final

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    Arsene Wenger does not know whether the FA Cup final against Chelsea will be his last match as Arsenal manager. "We have been hit hard, but we have to find solutions", he said . This season, both clubs have had contrasting seasons, with Antonio Conte looking to cap his title-winning season and counterpart Arsene Wenger seeking to salvage his after finishing outside the top four.
  • Phillies' bats still silent in 8-2 loss to Rockies

    Phillies' bats still silent in 8-2 loss to Rockies

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    They have been outscored 134-91 over that span. "They're going to move him when the time is right for him". The Rockies have Story coming off the bench in his first game back with the big league club. Someone might say there's no energy. If you want to play, you have to hit. No worries. Nolan Arenado hit a two-run homer and the Rockies scored four runs off Phillies starter Jerad Eickhoff (0-5).