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Arsenal legend Paul Merson tips Chelsea to win FA Cup final

Much, of course, will depend on which Arsenal team show up. LONDON (AP) - Soccer fans are arriving for the FA Cup final with armed police on the streets outside at Wembley Stadium as Britain stages its biggest sporting event since the Manchester suicide bombing.


Alex Ferguson: United gave Manchester a lift

Alex Ferguson: United gave Manchester a lift

Maybe. But we just came to do our job. Both teams wore black armbands for the match in another mark of respect and both sets of fans came together, mingling happily outside the stadium and in the city center before the match. "Now it is like Ajax and some other clubs with every trophy in the world of football, so it means everything". "I think a younger me would have been a lot more frustrated".



Arsenal beats Chelsea to win third FA Cup in 4 seasons

Some time this month or in early June he is expected to sign a new contract that will extend his association with the club to 2021, two years longer than the deal now in place, and pay him approximately $12.5 million per season. In this aspect I can stay calm and I trust the players. "You always worry in football because you don't know what will happen next". Star striker Diego Costa will lead the line for the West Londoners in what could potentially be his last game before he moves on to ...



Halep says ankle injury is much better

The Czech, twice a Wimbledon victor, suffered serious hand injuries when she was attacked by an intruder in her home. Providing she is fit to play, she will take on American Julia Boserup . Appearing at a promotional event in Paris with French Olympic judo champion Teddy Riner, who has dominated the men's +100kg category in his sport for years, Murray praised Riner's motivation to stay at the top for so long.


The Cup Final & Wenger To Stay?

The Cup Final & Wenger To Stay?

It could also be Wenger's farewell. In keeping with brushing off questions about his future, Wenger said his only focus was Saturday's final. I don't smoke but I'm hoping to smoke a cigar if we win. The board are keen to reward Wenger for the loyalty that he has shown over the past 20 years and as such they won't be appointing a director of football that could undermine the 67-year-old.



Rafael Nadal wary of Benoit Paire threat at the French Open

This season, he has been the dominant player on clay, winning 17 straight matches on his favorite surface and three consecutive titles before Thiem halted his run in Rome last week. Compared to that, Djokovic's struggles have been minor, with the Serbian still comfortably world number two, but having someone alongside him who can directly relate is a key factor for the 30-year-old.