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Celta Vigo v Manchester United

Winning the Europa League for the first time in the club's history would hand United the same prize of a return to the Champions League next season that a top four finish offers. "At half-time it should be, I don't want to say three but two (goals) and the result is open and I think we played enough to have the result closed".


England poach Wales prospect for U20 squad

England poach Wales prospect for U20 squad

Meanwhile, Charlton Athletic defender Ezri Konsa will also be looking for a debut after injury saw him forced out of the U20s' trip to France in March. As part of Ched Evans' move from Chesterfield to Sheffield United, Brooks could be on his way to the Proact Stadium according to the Derbyshire Times .



Defending champion Andy Murray crashes out in Rome

Andy Murray was boxed out of the Internazionali BNL d'Italia draw by an Italian on a mission. The French Open starts in less than two weeks. "You can get a wild card when you return from injury but you cannot get a wild card when returning from a doping suspension", FFT president Bernard Giudicelli said in an internet media conference.


Former South Africa mines minister says Eskom tried to influence him

Former South Africa mines minister says Eskom tried to influence him

Former Mineral Resources Minister Ngoako Ramatlhodi claims Molefe and Ngubane tried to push him to blackmail resources giant Glenore to ensure a Gupta company could take control of the mine. However, during his April late night reshuffle, he appointed Malusi Gigaba instead, after the SACP and some in the top six voiced their disapproval of Molefe.


Prioritising Europa League not a gamble, says Mourinho

Prioritising Europa League not a gamble, says Mourinho

We're not far off challenging for the Premier League and I hope next season in the Champions League. I would like to play more but I've tried to help the team on and off pitch. It might be a little more light hearted this time round, but don't expect it to last too long... "And my feelings, it's also the most important match of our history".


Rafael Nadal claims Madrid Open for third straight title

Rafael Nadal claims Madrid Open for third straight title

Since 2010 Monte-Carlo the Big 4 have won 60 of the 65 Masters 1000 titles on offer ( Djokovic 25, Nadal 15, Murray 10, Federer 10). Spain's Rafael Nadal celebrates scoring a point in the final of the Madrid Open tennis tournament against Austria's Dominic Thiem in Madrid , Spain, Sunday, May 14, 2017.