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Aston Villa into playoff final after shootout win over West Brom

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Villa fans had even more reason to celebrate come the end of the game, as they progressed to the Championship play-off final for the second successive season. After Grealish made it 3-1, Adomah could have sealed it for Villa but lifted his kick over the bar. Villa's hopes for Premier League promotion will now rest on a May 27 date with either Leeds United or Derby County, the victor of which will be decided at Elland Road on Wednesday. Read More »

UEFA looking to ban Manchester City from next season's Champions League

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UEFA said it does not comment on ongoing Financial Fair Play investigations. Manchester City have broken their silence on the Uefa investigation that could result in the club being hit with a one-season Champions League ban , claiming suggestions of wrongdoing are "entirely false" and that there is "comprehensive proof" otherwise. Read More »

‘We will go again’: Klopp eyes Champions League glory after title pain

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City manager Pep Guardiola admitted Liverpool had given them their toughest test, forcing them to win their final 14 league matches to finish on 98 points - the second highest total in the Premier League era. "People say no-one remembers the team who finished second but this team will be remembered". "This team is at a wonderful age group and we will go again and develop". Read More »

Giolito looks to stay hot as White Sox visit Blue Jays

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The Blue Jays have won Sanchez' last six Sunday starts and six of his last seven starts at home. I've said that time and time again. He also set a season high with 103 pitches in six innings, giving the overworked bullpen a break for the second straight day after Marcus Stroman worked 6 1/3 innings on Saturday. Read More »

Ex-Man United midfielder to remain on coaching staff

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It's not fair to blame others". "Demps - I've worked with him now since 2011 when I moved back to Norway, he came with me to Molde. Probably 14 teams, if they are sixth, they are happy, but Manchester United can not be happy". "I hope I am wrong and Manchester United win the next Premier League but the club needs time to work". "He's played well, had a couple of injuries, he's a boy that I can't wait to see in pre-season for us next year". Read More »

Close Friend Patrice Evra Has Say On Paul Pogba's Man Utd Future

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I apologise to the fans for not being able to achieve our goals, nevertheless we are Manchester United! Others feel as though Pogba has failed to live up to his superstar billing and has often lacked work ethic in games. "Some players only come for the money, I am not afraid to say that", said Evra. I have nothing against him, but Sanchez, when I saw the deal, that's when I thought the Manchester United history just went down. Read More »

Roma 2-0 Juventus: Hosts win to boost Champions League hopes

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Click through the mini-gallery above to see Ronaldo's spat with Florenzi! You have to go back to 1999/00 to find a lower goal average in LaLiga than this season's 1.73 goals per game. "A great Mirante kept us in the match in the first half but I'm happy with the match", Roma interim coach Claudio Ranieri said. According to Italian publication CalcioMercato , the five-time Ballon d'Or victor insulted Florenzi about his height, reportedly saying "you are too little to talk". Read More »

Tiger Woods sued over restaurant staffer's drunk driving death

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According to the lawsuit, Woods and Herman were aware that Immesberger struggled with alcoholism but still permitted him to be served in the restaurant. As Woods has staged a career comeback that began past year and culminated in his triumph last month at the Masters, Herman has become a familiar figure to golf fans, who have seen Woods greet her with affection after completing rounds. Read More »

Suns' Jackson faces felony charge after arrest

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After cops handcuffed him, he ran away. Jackson sat on a nearby golf cart as instructed, but when Manzelli stepped away, Jackson stood up and began to walk away. The team said in a statement it is "aware of the report and in the process of gathering more information". The fourth-overall pick of the 2017 NBA Draft, Jackson has had an up-and-down NBA career. Read More »

NBA Draft Lottery odds

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The Grizzlies now sit in the No. 8 spot in the lottery. They will enter Tuesday with 13.9% odds of jumping into the top four , which includes a 3% chance of landing the top pick. The Celtics have plenty of possibilities Tuesday, but getting the No. 1 pick is not one of them. With the new structure in place, their shot at the top pick is more than doubled and their chance to land within the top five rose by 17 percent. Read More »

EPL: Tottenham draw 2-2 with Everton to finish fourth

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Harry Winks is still missing from first-team action, although Serge Aurier is available again. Boss Mauricio Pochettino says Tottenham will be going all out to secure a fourth successive top-three Premier League finish as they close their domestic season on Sunday. Read More »

Simona Halep makes it to Madrid Opens finals

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Osaka fell for the second time in two months to Federer's Swiss compatriot Belinda Bencic , exiting 3-6, 6-2, 7-5. After a breakout 2018 season, which saw her win the biggest title of her career in Cincinnati - defeating four Top 10 players - Bertens qualified for her first WTA Finals and has continued to build on her success in 2019. Read More »

Man City facing possible Champions League ban

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City successfully defended their league title on Sunday, defeating Brighton 4-1 to finish one point ahead of Liverpool . They won't set the record for the fewest points in a season, but they're one of the worst sides in the history of the Premier League , so hey, maybe you'll enjoy checking them out if you're into that sort of thing. Read More »

Real Madrid 'offer Gareth Bale back to Tottenham in £10m loan'

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He has been substituted three times and now left out completely three times too. Zinedine Zidane's return to the Real Madrid bench has been instrumental in question marks being raised about numerous club's stalwarts who were pivotal in the club completing a historic hat-trick of Champions League wins under the French coach. Read More »

Billy Donovan tops MI fans' wish list to replace John Beilein

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Reports Monday morning say that University of MI has lost their head basketball coach. The Cavaliers have been using the term "culture driver" internally when discussing the possibility of hiring Beilein, sources said. He reportedly interviewed for the Detroit Pistons coaching job last season, but ultimately signed the extension with MI. Beilein replaces Larry Drew, who finished last season after Tyronn Lue was sacked six games into the campaign. Read More »

Liverpool must be 'close to perfection' next season says Klopp

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Liverpool still have the chance to end the season with silverware as they are due to lock horns with Tottenham Hotspur in the Champions League final at the start of next month. Prior to that, however, their focus will lie on the final gameweek of the Premier League season where they require Manchester City to drop points at Brighton in order to hold any chance of securing the English crown. Read More »

CJ McCollum Drops Game 7 Franchise Record!

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Lillard's sixth 3-pointer of the game put Portland up 83-78. Dame and CJ being locked in from the outset = Portland at their best. The Blazers team that last made the conference finals included Scottie Pippen and Arvydas Sabonis. It is extremely hard for teams to win a Game 7 on the road. In 2001 Eastern Conference semi-finals against the Philadelphia 76ers, Raptors' then-superstar Vince Carter missed the buzzer-beating shot, and missed out the chance to face the Bucks in East Finals. Read More »

Virgil van Dijk named Premier League Player of the Season

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Subscribe to Squawka's Youtube channel here . It was the culmination of a superb season for City and, speaking after the success, Guardiola insisted his side are far from done winning titles just yet. But the Sky Blues roared back to win, 4-1, holding off second place Liverpool - which beat Wolverhampton in its own 2018-19 finale - to capture its second consecutive English title and fourth in the last eight years. Read More »

Leeds win 1-0 at Derby in playoff semi-final first leg

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Meanwhile, Saturday's first leg saw tempers flare on both sides - Derby were incensed when they had a 77th-minute penalty decision overturned following the intervention of the assistant referee. Leeds have lost just two of their last 45 home matches in May in all competitions (W25 D18 L2), although one of those was in the League One play-offs in 2008 (2-1 v Carlisle United). Read More »

Man who won $1.6m on Tiger Woods makes insane new bet

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He will be the first golfer to use a cart at a major tournament since Casey Martin used one at the 2012 U.S. Open. Let's get into my picks for this year's PGA Championship! Rory McIlroy said he thought this PGA Championship would play like a normal tour event, and that a score in the region of 8 to 12 under par would win. Read More »

'We will go again': Klopp eyes Champions League glory after title pain

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News of Brighton taking the lead against City, brought inevitable roars from the crowd and, even with Pep Guardiola's side quickly replying, for 21 minutes, until City got in front, Liverpool were temporarily in the top spot. We want to write our own history and we did. "And to be on this road and also qualify for the Champions League final, it's pretty special". "We only lost one game and you expect to win the league". Read More »

Portland Trail Blazers vs. Denver Nuggets, 5/12/19 NBA Predictions & Odds

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Ultimately, the Nuggets took a 48-39 lead into the halftime break. After a four-game humiliation at the hands of the Pelicans in 2018, Portland did not let go of the rope. DURING THE PLAYOFFS: Trail Blazers: Averaging 112.2 points, 45.9 rebounds, 18.5 assists, 7.1 steals and 5.4 blocks per game while shooting 44.3 percent from the field. Read More »

Aubameyang shares Golden Boot as double helps Arsenal beat Burnley

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Next season will be a fourth-successive year at Premier League level, and fifth in six years, as Dyche noted: "It's fantastic in itself, for a club like this where it was when I got here, to where it is now, radical change". Barnes was denied by Bernd Leno in a lively opening that threatened to boil over when the pair clashed, resulting in a caution for the Burnley man, whose strike partner Chris Wood thumped an effort against the post with the goalkeeper beaten. Read More »

Sachin Tendulkar reveals what makes MS Dhoni and Rohit Sharma special captains

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West Indies batsman Pollard's unbeaten 41 off 25 balls, alongside Quinton de Kock's 29 helped set up the Mumbai total. It remains to be seen if Chennai would be able to leave behind the shadow of win-less past against Mumbai but the fact remains that despite all odds, they are in yet another IPL final and ready to take on a young and spirited Mumbai Indians . Read More »

Championship Play-off: Aston Villa edge West Brom 2-1 to earn advantage

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It allows Villa to head to The Hawthorns on Tuesday 2-1 up in their Sky Bet Championship play-off semi-final second leg, live on Sky Sports Football, and Abraham was full of praise for his team-mate. "I've got no problem with the referee discussing that with him and trying to hurry him up, but not once did Dwight stand still, every time he's walking to take the throw-in". Read More »

Mavericks say Kristaps Porzingis involved in altercation in native Latvia

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Porzingis' shirt is also ripped. In the video , Porzingis shoved a woman out of the way before trying to confront a group of people off camera. The video was reportedly shot in his hometown of Liepaja, Latvia following an altercation. When Porzingis was traded, the NYPD was looking into a rape accusation made by a neighbor in his NY apartment. A representative for Porzingis, whom the Knicks traded to the Dallas Mavericks on January 31 in a blockbuster deal, has vehemently denied the ... Read More »

Emotional Embiid 'can't explain' Game 7 loss

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Statistically, the Raptors have the edge over the 76ers in a number of categories, including points off turnovers (212 to 168), 3-point percentage (.335 to.331), free throw percentage (.817 to.786) and points allowed (96.5 to 106.9). What started as a defensive-focused rock fight progressed into a thriller in the fourth quarter, where the Sixers erased a five-point lead with less than five minutes left and a four-point lead with less than one minutes left. Read More »