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Antonio Conte grateful Chelsea players embraced his methods

Antonio Conte grateful Chelsea players embraced his methods

Merson believes defending the title is harder than winning it in the first place, as Chelsea fans will know all too well from their disastrous form last season. and John has these characteristics". "We found the right suit for these players", Conte said. "Then we continued to work very hard". But the reality is very different.


Liverpool boss Klopp believes Firmino can make Middlesbrough clash

Liverpool boss Klopp believes Firmino can make Middlesbrough clash

Klopp made clear in the past that he would not be interested in a player whose sole motivation for coming is to play in the Champions League . I don't know how many players I've managed in the last few years, but at one point always you think "it would have been better if he would have broken his leg" or whatever [because] then you know everything about it.



Loose wheel dashes Earnhardt's hopes — NASCAR notebook

And, I'm glad I got out of there when I did because we only had one lug left on it and it was going to come off in the race. Busch's restarts throughout the day were impressive ("Maybe it was everybody sleeping", he joked), and at one point, the top drivers were all Toyotas.


Firmino may bolster Liverpool's final push

Firmino may bolster Liverpool's final push

In Pep Guardiola's first season in charge, City started the league season with six straight wins but failed to mount a sustained Premier League title challenge and saw their campaign in the Champions League ended at the last-16 stage. "Everyone can be sure that we will fight for each yard". Arguably the only reason for change is if Firmino is passed fit, with the influential Brazilian an even better option than Origi to partner Sturridge up top.


The best reactions to the Cavaliers' Game 2 dismantling of the Celtics

The best reactions to the Cavaliers' Game 2 dismantling of the Celtics

Due to their youth and the unexpected success of this season, expectations will be high next season for them to return to the Conference finals or at least be among the top three or four teams in the East. Green offered an initial spurt, scoring six points on 2-for-2 shooting from 3, helping to cut an early 9-2 Cavs lead down to 11-10. "They're going to scrap, we know that", Lue said of the Celtics.


Wenger Arsenal coach looks for salvation as top four race reaches climax

Wenger Arsenal coach looks for salvation as top four race reaches climax

It was suggested to Klopp that the confidence taken from getting across the line could see the start of a more positively consistent Liverpool . Klopp remains hopeful forward Roberto Firmino will recover from the muscle problem which forced him to miss last weekend's emphatic win at West Ham in order to face Middlesbrough at Anfield on the final day of the season.