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Wenger set to sign new two-year Arsenal contract

Chelsea stepped up attack in the second half but their effort suffers a heavy blow in the 68th minute, when Victor Moses was sent off for getting his second yellow card for diving. Those losses, combined with a Champions League last 16 thrashing by Bayern Munich , prompted the most sustained fan protests against Wenger in his two-decade reign.


Five problems for Wenger and Arsenal

Five problems for Wenger and Arsenal

Wenger has been on the hot seat in recent weeks, with many fans calling for him to be sacked after Arsenal finished fifth in the Premier League and missed out on Champions League qualification. Arsenal chief executive Ivan Gazidis has largely been supportive of Wenger but the South Africa-born administrator admitted to fans in April there would have to be changes even if Wenger stayed.



Warm-up between Australia, Pakistan washed out

Rohit Sharma is expected to be back in his familiar opening position with an aim to get some quality batting practice before India's tournament opener against Pakistan . Apart from the duo, Mohammed Shami , Jasprit Bumrah and Hardik Pandya also chipped in with a wicket each. Australia (squad): Steven Smith (captain), David Warner , Pat Cummins, Aaron Finch, John Hastings, Josh Hazlewood, Travis Head, Moises Henriques, Chris Lynn, Glenn Maxwell, James Pattinson, Mitchell Starc, ...



Boring, eh? Senators' offence explodes in Game 3 victory

Their response? Well, LOL. Accused of being boring in just about every corner of the hockey world after two games of the East final, the Ottawa Senators left the defending Stanley Cup champions red-faced and embarrassed with a 5-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 3 on Wednesday night at the Canadian Tire Centre to take a 2-1 series lead.



Wenger Set To Stay At Arsenal

Wenger was quizzed on his future after the final whistle and, while he offered no answer on whether he would stay or go, he revealed that he will hold talks with Arsenal's board in the coming week. Wenger, who failed to finish in the top four for the first time since taking charge in 1996, celebrated with his players in front of the massed red ranks of Arsenal fans at the end.



Rooney close to revealing decision on future

Mourinho stated after United's 2-0 win over Ajax in the Europa League final on Wednesday that Woodward has known the names of the players the manager wants to sign for the last two months. You have to learn from it". Mourinho knows that only three or four quality additions are needed to make the team win its first league title in five years.