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The club also says it will not hold a victory parade should it win the FA Cup , given the Government's escalation of the national security threat to "critical". 'We lost two centre backs and that's a big blow'. " It has been a disappointing season for all of us but their attitude has been very very good ", said Agnew, who is not expected to be given the job full-time.
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    US President Donald Trump and French leader Emmanuel Macron . Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told reporters that Trump intends to hear feedback from his foreign counterparts during his time overseas before making a decision. "Jesus. This time, there was no subtlety - Trump just yanked , got yanked in return, and then each man yanked again". Macron is a pragmatic and cautious centrist who served as economy minister in the Socialist government of François Hollande and campaigned for ...
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    Liverpool guaranteed they'll be playing Champions League football at Anfield next season after Sunday's 3-0 win over Middlesbrough secured a top-four finish in the Premier League . Arsene Wenger has described the "psychological environment" in which Arsenal have had to perform since January as "absolutely horrendous" and accepted for the first time that the lack of clarity over his personal situation had contributed to it.
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    Earlier in the playoffs, LeBron passed Kobe Bryant (5,640 points) in Game 3 of a first-round series against the Indiana Pacers and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (5,762) in Game 3 of the East semifinals against the Toronto Raptors , leaving only Jordan in his sights with a whole lot of basketball left to play in 2017.
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    He spent his early career being traded by the Sacramento Kings to the Phoenix Suns, to the Boston Celtics and playing off the bench in 45 of his 46 games while at Phoenix. "We know that's the Finals that everybody wants to talk about, what everybody is looking forward to", said Boston's Marcus Smart . Amir Johnson (shoulder) and Jae Crowder (groin) are each considered probable for the Celtics' first elimination game of the Eastern Conference Finals.
  • Cristiano Ronaldo present as Rafael Nadal defeats Djokovic

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    The victory is Nadal's 30th at Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) Masters 1000 level, meaning he has tied the record held by Serbia's Novak Djokovic . "I don't think it changes a lot for me". "What's important to me is to make it to another final", said Nadal . After beating Djokovic in the semi-finals, Nadal could have been forgiven for expecting a somewhat easier contest against Thiem, who was playing in his first Masters 1000 final.
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    Button, still under contract with McLaren in an ambassadorial role, was provided with his first taste of on-track action this season having declined the opportunity to test after the Bahrain Grand Prix in April. "It feels the same as before it's just the vehicle is a lot better and there is a lot more grip". "It's definitely going to be part of it this year for both of us", he said.
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    Jose Mourinho returned to top form after Manchester United's Europa League triumph last night as he took a typical dig at his detractors saying "poets" don't win titles. Mourinho has also won the club two major trophies in his first season after lifting the EFL Cup in February. Ferguson, who managed United through a golden era from 1986 to 2013 which saw them win the Champions League twice among many other trophies, told Sky Sports that Manchester was a resilient city.
  • Let's Dance: NFL will no longer penalize for certain touchdown celebrations

    Let's Dance: NFL will no longer penalize for certain touchdown celebrations

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    The NFL will now allow plays that had recently been considered "excessive celebration", the kinds that came after touchdowns and often resulted in a flag and a stadium-wide groan. Bank Stadium. Here's a prediction. By the end of September we'll all be as confused by this rule - what's permitted, what isn't - as we are by the catch rule.
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    Cleveland was down by 13 points and LeBron James was sitting on the bench with four fouls before the second quarter. Al Horford contributed 16 points and seven assists. "You have to just enjoy the ride". The scrappy brand of basketball played by the Boston Celtics has won over many who thought they would simply show up and get swept away by the Cavs.