• Reading boss Jaap Stam:
Reading boss Jaap Stam: "To lose on penalties is hard"

Former Borussia Dortmund II coach Wagner insisted he had been written off because of his lack of knowledge of English football after taking his first senior job in management. Huddersfield Town , who started the season as 12th favourites for promotion and who haven't played in the top division for 45 years, beat Reading 4-3 on penalties to ...

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  • Juan Mata sends message to Man United fans about next season
Juan Mata sends message to Man United fans about next season

Fellaini was one of the outstanding performers in Wednesday's Europa League final and is grateful for what Mourinho has done for him in his one season at the helm. Mata was sold from Chelsea to United in 2014 by Mourinho, whose arrival at Old Trafford as Louis van Gaal's replacement prompted speculation the midfielder could leave Old T...

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  • Razorbacks reach SEC title game
Razorbacks reach SEC title game

The two-run shot would make it 3-0 Razorbacks. Davis Daniel (4-3) allowed seven runs in 3 1/3 innings and gave up Spanberger's first two homers. "We have won three championships so far where we woke up in the morning and known that we are playing for a championship that day, an SEC Western Division, an overall SEC and then the tournament here"....

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  • LeBron James tops Michael Jordan as all-time playoffs scoring leader
LeBron James tops Michael Jordan as all-time playoffs scoring leader

On the same night, James also passed San Antonio Spurs' Manu Ginobili for third place on the all-time three-pointers made in NBA Playoffs history. Boston was without guard and All-NBA Second Team selection Isaiah Thomas for the final three games of the series due to a hip injury that may require surgery.

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  • Diego Costa:
Diego Costa: "I will only leave Chelsea for Atlético Madrid"

Costa says he would only be willing to leave Stamford Bridge to re-sign for Atletico, the club he joined Chelsea from in 2014 for £32 million, although the Spanish side would have to pay almost double that to prise him away. Chelsea had contract negotiations with the striker open at the time of the bid from China but they have since come to a...

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  • Lue: Cavs' Irving feeling 'good' after Game 4 ankle injury
Lue: Cavs' Irving feeling 'good' after Game 4 ankle injury

The King finished with 35 points, 8 rebounds, and 8 assists in putting an exclamation point on the Cavaliers' run through the Eastern Conference. They just stayed resilient all year, got to the playoffs, and we really stepped our game up, ' Cavs coach Tyronn Lue said.

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  • Steven Gerrard: Jurgen Klopp can attract top quality talent to Liverpool
Steven Gerrard: Jurgen Klopp can attract top quality talent to Liverpool

It's a rumour that is seemingly set to stick even over time, with Jurgen Klopp set to be forever linked with a reunion with the German global. The Gunners have endured an underwhelming campaign under Arsene Wenger , failing to qualify for the Champions League by finishing fifth.

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  • Philipe Coutinho to Barcelona
Philipe Coutinho to Barcelona

While Tite also conceded that Klopp "should fight" to keep hold of Coutinho he was also pressed to discuss how the Brazilian might fit in at Camp Nou. "It absolutely makes sense for me that Barcelona are after him", Tite told Sport . "There was one goal [for Brazil against Paraguay] they were brilliant for, Neymar on the left, Coutinho c...

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  • Monaco reject world-record £103m bid from Real Madrid for Kylian Mbappe
Monaco reject world-record £103m bid from Real Madrid for Kylian Mbappe

Paris - Leonardo Jardim raised doubts about his future as Monaco coach on Sunday saying he would hold talks with club vice-president Vadim Vasilyev this week while the French champions turned down a world-record bid for their striker Kylian Mbappe .

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  • Alisher Usmanov launches £1billion bid to buy Arsenal
Alisher Usmanov launches £1billion bid to buy Arsenal

Kroenke has a 67% stake in Arsenal . The Russian oligarch, who owns a 30 per cent stake in the club, is reportedly worth £11.2bn. Usmanov wanted to test that resolve at the end of what has been the club's most challenging season since Kroenke won the takeover battle in 2011, especially as the club are poised to lose their usual Champions Leagu...

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  • Kane not for sale, vows Pochettino
Kane not for sale, vows Pochettino

FOUR of Tottenham's six goals on the night were credited to the England worldwide as the blur of perpetual motion that is Kane, Heung-Min Son and Dele Alli tore through the Foxes defense. Pochettino was evidently delighted with that statistic and hopes that his side can back up their exciting performances with silverware over the coming seasons a...

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  • Chelsea star Cesc Fabregas: How I felt when West Ham beat Tottenham
Chelsea star Cesc Fabregas: How I felt when West Ham beat Tottenham

Said Tottenham Manager Mauricio Pochettino after the loss to the Hammers. "We know we can play like that, but it's been a tough season and the boys have dug in fantastically". Spurs have just come off a run of nine consecutive wins in one of the most competitive leagues in the world which is no mean feat. But they lacked invention against ...

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  • A Couple Actually Got Engaged At A Sixers Lottery Party Last Night
A Couple Actually Got Engaged At A Sixers Lottery Party Last Night

The Celtics won by beating out the Lakers , giving the draft lottery an old NBA Finals feel. The situation: It wasn't good, which you could say about all of the "90s for this franchise". The Celtics had a 25 percent chance to get the top pick, thanks to Brooklyn finishing with the worst record in the league. " One is a lot about the future, and ...

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  • Smith to replace Almirola at Charlotte
Smith to replace Almirola at Charlotte

Richard Petty Motorsports has put Regan Smith in its No. 43 vehicle for the NASCAR Monster Energy All-Star events this weekend at Charlotte Motor Speedway, but the team has not determined who will replace Almirola when the regular season resumes next week at Charlotte.

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  • NHL's 20 greatest teams filled with Stanley Cup dynasties
NHL's 20 greatest teams filled with Stanley Cup dynasties

Rickard Rakell and Nick Ritchie staked the Ducks to a 2-0 lead. In the third period, Filip Forsberg tied the game 3:54 in with his sixth postseason goal. Ducks coach Randy Carlyle wanted more speed through the neutral zone in Game 4. He scored 18 goals and added 24 assists in 72 games during the regular season.

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  • LTA gives permission for Maria Sharapova to play in Birmingham
LTA gives permission for Maria Sharapova to play in Birmingham

Sharapova returned from her doping ban on April 26 but relied on wildcards to get into tournaments because her world ranking points expired while she was banned. Sharapova's won against Christina McHale in the first round of the Italian Open 2017 tennis tournament earlier this month, thus making it to the inaugural stages of Wimbledon or the qual...

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  • Miguel Cabrera (oblique) won't play in Tigers' series finale with Baltimore
Miguel Cabrera (oblique) won't play in Tigers' series finale with Baltimore

Now, the question is, who will manager Brad Ausmus decide to use a DH for the upcoming series with the Rangers? Bundy, who had gone at least six innings in each of his first eight starts and hadn't allowed more than three runs in any of them, entered the game as the bastion of consistency on a staff struggling with it.

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  • Here's why LaVar Ball was so upset with Kristine Leahy
Here's why LaVar Ball was so upset with Kristine Leahy

Leahy's arguments had merit and are quite tame compared to the criticism that lies in wait for the Ball family once Lonzo Ball finally steps on to an National Basketball Association court. "Well, good don't even talk to me", he exclaimed. And she did take some shots at the elder Ball and his parenting style in a previous show so there's hint...

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  • Crying child highlights new face of Formula One
Crying child highlights new face of Formula One

While Raikkonen will certainly want to move on from this race and get ready for the Monaco Grand Prix, it was a special day for Thomas Danel, a six-year-old Ferrari fan. I chose to lift and go a little bit on the left to leave him space, but, I don't know how, he hit me on the right rear corner, my auto jumped and I end up going into Verstappen.

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  • Titles more important than top four to Manchester United, says Mourinho
Titles more important than top four to Manchester United, says Mourinho

Despite highlighting several flaws with Mourinho's first season at Old Trafford, Hardy felt the campaign would be a success if Mourinho secured the second piece of silverware of his tenure. United can not finish below sixth this season, no matter what happens in their remaining three fixtures. Asked what his approach to selection would be, he sa...

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