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Cup final has lost its 'glow' after attack, says Ajax coach

Jose Mourinho cancelled his press conference today in the wake of the news, but he will surely be instructing his players that they are now a symbol for the city with the eyes of the footballing world on them on Wednesday night. ■ AJAX coach Peter Bosz says he would be anxious if his inexperienced side did not suffer pre-match nerves this evening. "We like to play good football and hope to win".



Manchester attack: Take That cancel concert 'out of respect'

Police said they were dealing with an incident inside. Authorities say 8-year-old Saffie Roussos was among the victims in the Manchester arena bombing. In the midst of the chaos, social media users began circulating the hashtag #RoomForManchester to alert stranded people to places where they could stay for the night.



Real Madrid players react to their superb La Liga title win

They never dropped their level from the first game to the last.' Sergio Ramos also spoke after the victory, which also saw Madrid set a new record for scoring in every game of the season for the first time in their history. "I've prepared to be in top shape for the end of the season", he said. Zidane has returned the La Liga title to Spain capital city for the first time in five years.


Ryan O'Reilly puts Team Canada up in third period

Ryan O'Reilly puts Team Canada up in third period

Both Nicklas Backstorm and Oliver Ekman Larsson nailed their penalties for Sweden , to the delight of their travelling fans in Cologne, with Backstorm hitting the winning shot. Hedman's bouncing shot from the point off a broken play eluded Pickard with 20.8 seconds left in the period. Canada hasn't won three straight gold medals at this event since the early 1950s.


Ronaldo: We knew a goal would kill Atletico Madrid

Ronaldo: We knew a goal would kill Atletico Madrid

Madrid , an 11-time European champion, will try to become the first team to win back-to-back titles since the competition's new format was created in 1992. "We have to understand that the moment we are going through is just a base for the future, it's not the limit", Atletico striker Fernando Torres said.



Gritty Celtics conjure up a win

The game-winner came from carefully drawn up inbounds play as the Celtics were able to over swing it over to Avery Bradley in the final few seconds of the game to hit the three-pointer which rolled around all parts of the rim before sinking in with 0.1 seconds left on the clock.