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Man Utd teenage star tipped to be world's best by teammate

The 27-year old has registered more starts this season than in his previous two campaigns at Old Trafford, earning a number of plaudits along the way. "We know that it will be a hard game but we are playing at home in front of our fans and we want to advance into the semi-finals of the Europa League", explained Darmian.



Wanted man Isco seeks long-term Real Madrid stay

Zidane made nine changes from the side that beat Bayern Munich in the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final in midweek. Isco scored a last-minute victor as a weakened Real Madrid came from behind twice to beat Sporting Gijon and remain in control of the La Liga title race.



Chicago Cubs didn't blow banner raising day beating the Dodgers 3-2

However, they didn't start playing at Wrigley Field until 1916. McCarthy, 33, landed the final spot in a Los Angeles rotation that has temporarily lost one member and has other potential starters working through various woes. "I think (Turner) said it was on a dive, so I don't think it's a strain or anything like that", manager Dave Roberts said. "I know that for a fact".



Giants place C Posey on concussion list

The San Francisco Giants will be without their All-Star catcher for at least a week after the organization made the decision to place Buster Posey on the seven-day disabled list. Jarrett Parker slid under the tag giving the Giants a three-run lead. If you look at the lineup, they can do a lot of things. "It got away from us in a couple of those games".



Pep Guardiola impressed with Sergio Aguero's response to losing his place

Look at Chelsea and Tottenham and how strong they have been at home all season. They have, of course, a good manager (Claude Puel) and exceptional players in all positions. Pep Guardiola: "I think Southampton are making an exceptional season". Explaining his improvement, Guardiola said: "I have said many times he is now involved [more] in the game".


Antonio Conte: Chelsea are in transition; best is yet to come

Antonio Conte: Chelsea are in transition; best is yet to come

Chelsea playmaker Eden Hazard believes to win the Premier League title his side need to win five of their remaining six games beginning with Southampton on Tuesday. "We ran too much after the score and lost maybe a lot of energy in that", said Lloris. Kante has shown he is a crucial part of the Chelsea team and the midfielder was on Sunday named the Professional Footballers' Association player of the year.