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Chelsea v Southampton: Blues to put

Chelsea v Southampton: Blues to put "severe pressure" on Tottenham - Paul Merson

Then we can congratulate everyone and try next season". Spurs could still win the Premier League title this season, although they are four points behind rivals Chelsea, who knocked Pochettino's side out of the FA Cup on Saturday. "The mentality is fantastic - to win always". Now Tottenham must try to cut the gap back to four points by beating Crystal Palace, the start of a tough looking run-in for Spurs, one which Walker thinks they can not win every game in.


Jose Mourinho: Zlatan Ibrahimovic faces hard road to recovery

Jose Mourinho: Zlatan Ibrahimovic faces hard road to recovery

Ander Herrera is confident Manchester United team-mate Zlatan Ibrahimovic will overcome his knee injury because the experienced attacker is "privileged physically". Matters closer to home will concern Mourinho and the rest of his squad on Thursday when United make the short trip to Manchester City in a crunch Premier League derby clash.


Stanley Cup Playoffs: 4/23/17 Open Thread

Stanley Cup Playoffs: 4/23/17 Open Thread

The other matchup in the East has the Ottawa Senators hosting the New York Rangers in a best-of-seven. When the dust has settled and the chaos of the NHL Playoffs are coming to a conclusion, expect to see the Pittsburgh Penguins hoisting the Stanley Cup, for back-to-back years, after defeating the Nashville Predators in the final series of the tournament.



Disappointed Toure prefers no referees for Manchester derby

I am very disappointed", said Toure. Pep Guardiola insists he will be judged by the same standards as his predecessor Manuel Pellegrini as he comes to the end of his first season in charge of Manchester City . They have won their previous game against Middlesbrough and face Leicester City in midweek after a gruelling weekend Cup semi-final. "It is odd because I feel that he always grows during the game", Wenger said at a media conference.


Wizards and Hawks meet for Game 2

Wizards and Hawks meet for Game 2

But he shot just 4 for 18 in the fourth quarter and the Rockets clawed back from a double-digit deficit. The Washington Wizards and Atlanta Hawks meet in game three of the National Basketball Association first round playoffs Saturday at the Phillips Arena.


Sunday Night Takeaway: Wenger makes another FA Cup final

Sunday Night Takeaway: Wenger makes another FA Cup final

We always looked solid and unsafe because we played more in the second half. Toure's volley and Fernandinho's header both hit the frame of the goal in the space of four minutes but early in extra time a tired Aguero went off and within two minutes Sanchez scored from close range after Danny Welbeck missed his kick.