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Yaya Toure: Strong chance Manchester City will offer midfielder a new contract

It's widely considered to be the most iconic moment since the English top flight was rebranded in 1992 and Silva, who was a key player as City won their first title in 44 years, says it was an "unforgettable" occasion. Though there are a number of first-team player contracts now under consideration, Pablo's situation is the only one that has been fully finalised. Guardiola was speaking ahead of Tuesday's makeup game against West Brom .



Rafa Nadal sets up Novak Djokovic semi in Madrid, overtakes Roger Federer

Djokovic had an even easier day as he moved into the last four without hitting a ball on Friday as Kei Nishikori withdrew with a wrist injury. The third-seeded Halep, who also lost the 2014 final to Maria Sharapova, will play to keep her title against eighth-seeded Svetlana Kuznetsova of Russian Federation or Kristina Mladenovic of France.



Si Woo Kim becomes youngest ever Players Champion

Kim Si-woo battled through the pain to earn a breakthrough triumph at the Players Championship, but the back injury he battled at TPC Sawgrass will force him to miss this week's AT&T Byron Nelson. Along with title and money comes a five-year exemption on Tour and three-year exemption to play at the Masters. He was the only player Sunday who didn't make bogey in his round of 3-under 69 for a three-shot victory.


Klopp: Coutinho Was Decisive In West Ham Thrashing

Klopp: Coutinho Was Decisive In West Ham Thrashing

Daniel Sturridge says Liverpool are ready to finish off their bid to qualify for the Champions League in style after routing West Ham 4-0 on Sunday. "We have won the first and now we will give it everything in the second, so we will be at home which is very good and I think we can go with a lot of belief and a lot of confidence".



Mourinho hands unconditional leave to Paul Pogba

I am giving one-day holiday, à la carte, if you understand what I mean. "I hope for Southampton that we will see this for next season but of course it will be interesting to continue this work because I think it's important to improve". "Finals are always an exciting moment and, now we're there, we just want to win the game", he said. "I repeat the same, thank you [to referee] Michael Oliver because we were out of the FA Cup [a quarter-final defeat to Chelsea where Ander Herrera was sent ...