• Mbappe reveals Champions League hope
Mbappe reveals Champions League hope

Liverpool aren't the only ones at all to try and court the current wunderkind, as there are other reports of Manchester United , Arsenal , and Real Madrid all reportedly vying for the kid's signature. "A Champions League would be much more an obsession for me than a Ballon d'Or for example, but I think there are stages before winning it". ...

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  • Penguins make it back-to-back
Penguins make it back-to-back

Matt Murray stopped 27 shots in recording his second consecutive shutout. Nashville responded by pulling their netminder in a desperate bid to get an equalizer and force overtime, but the move backfired, with Carl Hagelin scoring into the empty net on a breakaway.

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  • Record-setters Shakib and Mahmudullah keep Bangladesh hopes alive
Record-setters Shakib and Mahmudullah keep Bangladesh hopes alive

Steven Smith's side endured the frustration of having Monday's clash with Bangladesh abandoned due to rain, just days after their opening Group A fixture against New Zealand was also washed out. He ripped through New Zealand's fragile middle order with 3-13 in three overs. Bangladesh leave the field victorious after beating the Black Caps...

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  • Rumored MLS target Zlatan Ibrahimovic now a free agent
Rumored MLS target Zlatan Ibrahimovic now a free agent

After scoring 28 goals in 41 appearances and helping United lift two major trophies in the EFL Cup and Europa League, the former Barcelona and Inter Milan striker feels ready for a new challenge. United had planned on signing Atletico Madrid attacker Antoine Griezmann but are now prioritising a traditional central forward because of Ibrahimovic's ...

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo's top 5 Champions League goals
Cristiano Ronaldo's top 5 Champions League goals

Bale was speaking to the press after winning the Champions League in his home city, becoming only the sixth player to do so in the history of the Champions League . The score was at 1-1 after Ronaldo had netted against the run of play and Mario Mandzukic had equalised but Juventus were creating the better chances and Gianluigi Buffon's net h...

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  • Girl Disqualified From Soccer For Looking Like A Boy
Girl Disqualified From Soccer For Looking Like A Boy

But on Sunday, before taking the field, she and her team were suddenly disqualified because Springfield soccer organizers believed her to be a boy. "She's been playing so long in different tournaments", Gerardo Hernandez told The Washington Post .

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  • NBA Finals Players Ranked by Salary and Career Earnings
NBA Finals Players Ranked by Salary and Career Earnings

James, though, wouldn't concede the Cavs have the Warriors right where they want them. "Every game is do or die, and we understand that", he said . But they didn't have Green then and they have Kevin Durant now, two reasons why the Warriors believe they will finish the job this time. Volume is important.

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  • Mili responds to messages of support from US Women's Soccer stars
Mili responds to messages of support from US Women's Soccer stars

Mili's father says he showed officials her insurance card to prove she was a girl, but that wasn't enough. Organizers said Mili's appearance had nothing to do with it and other player violations - including players swapping teams - also contributed to the team's disqualification.

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  • France begins voting in first round of parliamentary election
France begins voting in first round of parliamentary election

Following Sunday's vote, pollsters said well over 30 per cent of voters had picked Mr Macron's party, a result that they said could deliver him as many as three-quarters of the seats in the lower house after next week's second round. Candidates from the conservative Republicans party are expected to arrive in second position, with possibly over 1...

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  • GM doesn't blame Collins for Mets' slow start
GM doesn't blame Collins for Mets' slow start

He felt soreness in his right quadriceps while running the bases in his first rehab game Friday night for Class A St. Lucie and the club chose to hold him out until at least Tuesday. Robert Thompson in two weeks. "It will definitely be exciting", he said. Entering Monday's slate of games, the Mets sport a record of 21-27 and are tied for second...

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  • Penguins Beat Predators 2-0 For Second Consecutive Stanley Cup
Penguins Beat Predators 2-0 For Second Consecutive Stanley Cup

They become the first team to win in back-to-back seasons since the Detroit Red Wings did so in 1997 and 1998. The Predators took the body far more often in the first period, outhitting the Penguins 17-8 in a scoreless 20 minutes. Nashville's goal drought is now at 103 minutes and 23 seconds since Filip Forsberg scored into an open net in 4-1 win i...

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  • Mahmudullah, Shakib lead Bangladesh to a historic win over NZ
Mahmudullah, Shakib lead Bangladesh to a historic win over NZ

There have been three back-to-back upsets in the ICC second main event after World Cup as earlier Pakistan and Sri Lanka stunned South Africa and India respectively and now weak-considered Bangladesh clinched a stunning victory against New Zealand .

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  • Pogba: Extreme Mourinho deserves to be called The Special One
Pogba: Extreme Mourinho deserves to be called The Special One

Pogba was quoted as saying by Sky Sports . "I think it's good to be more of an all-round player...". There are very few midfielders in the Premier League better than him at tackling, intercepting and screening the back four, and that's why I feel he would be a good addition to this Manchester United side.

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  • Half-staff flags, bells mark 1 year since Pulse massacre
Half-staff flags, bells mark 1 year since Pulse massacre

She said she was there in remembrance of her nephew Anthony who was killed in the attack exactly one year ago. From her home in Rowlett, Ireri Vielma says she still has a hard time grasping the loss of her half brother. Separately, local churches throughout the city have agreed to ring their church bells simultaneously, 49 times at noon. His wi...

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  • Under-fire England goalkeeper Hart to sit out France game
Under-fire England goalkeeper Hart to sit out France game

Kane's goal was the Tottenham Hotspur striker's sixth in 18 global appearances and came at the end of his first game under Southgate , after injuries had kept him out of England's six previous matches. We have wanted this so much that to come back to England as part of a select few who have won the World Cup means everything". Meanwhile,...

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  • Penguins repeat as Stanley Cup champions
Penguins repeat as Stanley Cup champions

But on Sunday, facing elimination for the first time in their surprising postseason run, the Predators simply could not find a way to solve the Penguins. Predators center Colton Sissons reacts as the officials rule that a goal was disallowed due to the whistle having blown during the second period of Game 6.

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  • Penguins blank Predators, repeat as Stanley Cup champs
Penguins blank Predators, repeat as Stanley Cup champs

Thanks to one of the more freakish Cup-clinching goals in recent league history, Pittsburgh took the series 4-2 and became the first team to win back-to-back titles in the salary-cap era. But Peter Laviolette's fast-skating bunch with the lockdown defense roared past Chicago in a sweep to get things started and shrugged off the home-ice advantage...

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  • Warren Gatland names Alun Wyn Jones as Lions captain for Crusaders match
Warren Gatland names Alun Wyn Jones as Lions captain for Crusaders match

Adding to the Crusaders' depth is eight-Test flanker Matt Todd, who is on standby as injury cover for the Lions series, and winger Seta Tamanivalu, who missed the global cut this year. Sam Warburton is nursing an ankle strain and the game at AMI Stadium comes too soon for the Lions tour leader. Despite the glaring dangers, Webb remained ada...

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  • Seeded Kerber stunned in first round of French Open
Seeded Kerber stunned in first round of French Open

Mattek-Sands hasn't had much success on clay court as a singles player and wasn't good enough with her serve to think she can survive in a match like this one. "On clay I'm not feeling so good especially on my movement". "I thought maybe I'd cry when I'd step on the court, but I didn't today". I have to find myself again and try to forget the...

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  • Melania Trump, son Barron move into the White House
Melania Trump, son Barron move into the White House

Her spokeswoman, Stephanie Grisham, also confirmed the move on Twitter. "It's official! @FLOTUS & Barron have made the move to DC!" It comes after the White House denied reports that Mr Trump told Theresa May he does not want to go ahead with his controversial state visit to the United Kingdom if he will be faced by large-scale demonstratio...

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  • Relentless Halep Reaches French Open Final
Relentless Halep Reaches French Open Final

But Ostapenko played fearlessly in the decider and pounded away a 50th clean victor to become the first Latvian player to reach a grand slam final. Following a last eight win over Denmark's former world number one Caroline Wozniacki , Ostapenko became the first teenager to reach the penultimate stage of the Grand Slam event since 2007, when Se...

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  • 'Cheers'; Patrick Stewart drinks Champagne from shoe at Canadian Grand Prix
'Cheers'; Patrick Stewart drinks Champagne from shoe at Canadian Grand Prix

It proved to be a bold but effective move. "It looked like he was struggling but maybe he was just having a breather and then he had a second attack". "I had zero intention of doing a shoey again", Ricciardo said. "I don't care", a gleeful Stewart replied. The podium interviews were done by Star Trek and X-Men star - and F1 fan - Sir Patrick ...

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  • Nadal and Wawrinka set for mouth-watering showdown
Nadal and Wawrinka set for mouth-watering showdown

In a one-sided final in Paris yesterday, he completely overwhelmed Swiss star Stanislas Wawrinka in 6-2, 6-3, 6-1. The Australian duo, who were bidding for their first Grand Slam title together, struggled for the majority of the hour-long contest after their serve was broken three times in each set.

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  • Pittsburgh Penguins clinch NHL's Stanley Cup again by beating Nashville Predators
Pittsburgh Penguins clinch NHL's Stanley Cup again by beating Nashville Predators

Amateur Braden Thornberry and Billy Horschel were among five players two shots back. Crosby also became just the third player to win the Conn Smythe Trophy in consecutive years as the Stanley Cup MVP to go along with his third championship.

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  • Warren Gatland puts on fearless face as British and Irish Lions flounder
Warren Gatland puts on fearless face as British and Irish Lions flounder

The first meeting of the three-Test series takes place in Auckland on June 24. "It only takes one moment for Crusaders to create something and show how clinical they are", he said. Head Coach Warren Gatland has kept his promise of giving all 41 members of the Lions squad at least one start in the opening three games. But the Lions wil...

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  • De Villiers defiant as South Africa choke again
De Villiers defiant as South Africa choke again

Indians have had the privilege of this experience for several years now. Pakistan were shambolic against India in all departments and yet looked strong with the ball against South Africa. Convincing wins in high-profile matches have become somewhat of a theme for India of late. Naturally, expectations were low and doubts aplenty. Batting first ...

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  • Manchester United star's future hangs in balance
Manchester United star's future hangs in balance

The Manchester Evening News reports that Ibrahimovic, will stay at the club's Carrington training headquarters while he continues his rehabilitation following cruciate knee ligament damage. It had been assumed that United were unwilling to offer him a new contract with so many question marks surrounding his fitness, but now The Sun say it was I...

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  • Cespedes returns to Mets' lineup in 1st game of doubleheader
Cespedes returns to Mets' lineup in 1st game of doubleheader

Cespedes went down in late April with a pulled left hamstring, while suffering a couple minor setbacks during his long awaited return. Atlanta Braves third baseman Rio Ruiz (14) is doused after driving in the game-winning run with a base hit in the ninth inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets on Friday, June 9, 2017, in Atlanta ...

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  • Ostapenko glory shines light on new talent
Ostapenko glory shines light on new talent

The Australian coach believes Ostapenko stepped up when she was down a set and break, rather than seeing it as Halep having a letdown. Halep broke for 3-1 when Ostapenko drilled long, but the latter retrieved it the next game with a thumping return.

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  • Bruce Arena happy to see USA execute game plan against Mexico
Bruce Arena happy to see USA execute game plan against Mexico

So even before Chicharito tapped the ball toward Hector Herrera, Bradley stepped up. "Any time you can get a point here that's great", Bradley said. President Donald Trump. The United States has its top players available, but is likely to make big adjustments to their team. Arena said 38-year-old Tim Howard remains the Americans' No.

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  • Wenger focused on league challenge
Wenger focused on league challenge

He has won more league titles at Arsenal than any other manager before him. Wenger's swashbuckling, slick side was awarded a special gold version of the league trophy in recognition. Some fans staged protest marches before home games in recent months calling for the manager to step down, and planes carrying "Wenger out" banners flew over the stad...

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  • Did girlfriend's texts push teen to take his own life?
Did girlfriend's texts push teen to take his own life?

After his death, Carter sent Lynn Roy supportive text messages and never mentioned how she was in communication with her son in the days before his death. Boardman read the text aloud in court. Carter allegedly told her boyfriend he would be "free and happy" afterward, according to ABC News . "They just do it." .

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  • Hamilton scores crushing win in Canada
Hamilton scores crushing win in Canada

After an incident-laden race in Monaco a fortnight ago where he finished seventh, Hamilton controlled the race from start to finish, leading home teammate Valtteri Bottas in a Mercedes 1-2. "In terms of the direction of our developments, the guys in the factory now have a much better goal". Hamilton had his first pole in Montreal, his first win...

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  • Arsenal plan shock £50m move for Real Madrid playmaker
Arsenal plan shock £50m move for Real Madrid playmaker

Rodriguez was wanted by the Italian manager in the January transfer window as a replacement for Oscar . This doesn't mean the Colombian worldwide will end up at whichever club chosen, but the Madrid media need someone to pick out as interested to keep alive the hopes of Madrid getting a big chunk of money.

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  • Back to Back Champs: Penguins Beat Preds 2-0 for Stanley Cup
Back to Back Champs: Penguins Beat Preds 2-0 for Stanley Cup

After overrunning Nashville in its 6-0 win in Game 5 with three goals in each of the first two periods, Pittsburgh found far more resistance in this one. This lone tally ended up being the game-winner to clinch Pittsburgh's fifth Stanley Cup title - and second in as many seasons - in team history. "We've battled through a lot".

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