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Mexico too strong for Republic of Ireland in New Jersey international

Mexico too strong for Republic of Ireland in New Jersey international

Mexico produced a dominant performance to beat an understrength Ireland 3-1 in New Jersey on Thursday, with Jesus Corona , Raul Jimenez and Carlos Vela striking before Stephen Gleeson netted a consolation for O'Neill's men. "It's not a great result but it's all building up to Austria a week on Sunday and we'll take the few positives that come out of the game and look back on the negatives".


Wenger must deliver Premier League title, says Arsenal legend Henry

Wenger must deliver Premier League title, says Arsenal legend Henry

The long-standing uncertainty over Wenger's future at the club led to planes carrying anti-Wenger slogans, boycotts of home games and signs and banners being displayed inside stadiums during away games. "He's in charge and we're now expecting some significant signings and I would love to see the team progress". Arsenal have confirmed that manager Arsene Wenger has extended his contract at the club until 2019.


Dries Mertens reveals Chelsea talks but has no intention of leaving Napoli

Dries Mertens reveals Chelsea talks but has no intention of leaving Napoli

Mertens has now revealed that a number of clubs were chasing his signature, but the 30-year-old is adamant that there was never any doubt about where his future lay. "But I'm playing on the pitch for Napoli now and I'm feeling good". "This season was really good". The Belgian scored 33 goals in 44 games last season and signed a new three-year deal last week, which has a buy out clause.



ICC Champions Trophy 2017: BBC Two to show highlights of every match

It's different for them. For me it is a game of cricket. He promised to play free cricket in the tournament. Sarfraz says Pakistan has a good record against India in the tournament. "We haven't won this tournament yet, this can be the first time", he added. "As far as the team goes, we won last time because our fast bowlers did very well, our spinners were strong and our opening batsmen did well".



Kevin Durant says he doesn't remember Rihanna staredown

This was evident during the regular season, and especially in Game 1 on Thursday. Even a LeBron James dunk couldn't sway his attention from the "Only Girl" singer. "Are you kidding me?" "So I just tried to stay locked in on that, [but] at the same time have some fun". The Warriors know better than to relax against James and their rivals, Durant said .



We are taking it as a normal game: Azhar Ali

Though it is too early to say how the injury will impact on Woakes' involvement either in the remainder of this match , or England's subsequent group games against New Zealand on June 6 and Australia on June 10, side strains are notoriously hard injuries for fast bowlers to shake off.