Southampton manager Mark Hughes, who made his name in football as a United striker during the early years of Ferguson's time at Old Trafford, said: "I only just got a little whisper earlier on". Rooney was signed by Ferguson from Everton a year after Beckham's departure and went on to become United's all-time leading scorer after the iconic manager's 2013 departure.
The heavyweight appeared to be struggling with a right ankle injury and had conceded he would have no choice but to retire if he suffered another unexpected defeat. I am a walking Super Series. Tony Bellew has beaten David Haye in the fifth round of their heavyweight clash in London. "I will review the fight, review the tape".
In Game 3, Golden State shot just 38 percent from the field and converted only nine of 31 three point attempts. Now, thanks to their best shooting outing of the series against the most threatening 3-point shooting bunch in National Basketball Association history, the Pelicans will not have the chance to be the first.
Liverpool are in line for a € 74m (£67.8m) windfall after reaching their first Champions League final for 11 years. Lyon goalkeeper Anthony Lopes and Marseille defender Adil Rami each received three-match bans following the incidents. Diego Costa's strike proved decisive at the Wanda Metropolitano where a 1-0 victory secured Atletico a 2-1 win on aggregate and a place in the final against Marseille.
If they fail to win, then they could miss out to Fulham. Replacing Alan Pardew just weeks ago, Darren Moore may not be able to keep West Brom up but the manager has worked wonders. Moore has galvanised a squad that looked destined for relegation, earning 11 points from his five games in charge, but he refused to take credit for the club's form, instead praising the players and fans for the result.
Mark Hughes' men had looked to have taken a giant leap towards safety when substitute Redmond headed home Cedric Soares' cross 11 minutes after the restart. The Everton fans may be unhappy with Sam Allardyce taking the reins at Goodison Park, but they can't argue with the results he's managed. Last weekend they beat the relegation threatened Huddersfield 2-0 at the John Smiths Stadium , following on from a 1-0 win over Newcastle, to make it four games unbeaten in the league.
Boston are uniquely equipped to take away Simmons' driving runways by throwing long bodies at him. I think there's a physicality and switch-ability that they got apples for apples on many, many different matchups. Robert Covington scored 22 and Joel Embiid added 20, but Sixers star rookie Ben Simmons was held to just one point in 31 minutes, missing all four of his shots from the field.
Rookie Jayson Tatum scored 21 points and hit a pair of free throws in the closing seconds, helping the Celtics rally from a 22-point deficit to beat the 76ers 108-103 on Thursday night. Golden State endured an off night all around, failing to match New Orleans' pace and shooting. New Orleans regrouped for Game 2 and lost by just five points .
It means something to us", he added. Simmons had such a rough night that there was controversy around coach Brett Brown's decision to insert him back into the lineup for the final stretch, instead of leaning on back-up T.J. We've been in tough situations before and sometimes that's what brings the best out of you. "That's probably a first for (Lowry) but it's every night for me", said DeRozan.
City's next game is against Huddersfield at home on Sunday in the league, and the Ivorian could be in for an appearance following the news of his departure. A win would take Pep Guardiola's side to 96 points, surpassing Chelsea's record of 95 in 2004/05. The Ivory Coast worldwide turns 35 on the last day of the current campaign and has been a key part of City's rise to prominence under their wealthy Abu Dhabi owners.
They also visited the graveyards of their relatives and Muslim saints and distributed candies and homemade food among the poor, their neighbours, friends and relatives. He said the KMC had made arrangements for cleanliness in all graveyards of the city for the visitors. Muslims consider Shab-e-Barat as one of the three most sacred nights and believe that on this night, Almighty Allah decides the fate of all human beings fixing their "rizq" (livelihood) for the next year.
Marc-Andre Fleury has given up 17 goals on 316 shots faced. San Jose pressed and nearly tied the game on several occasions until Jonathan Marchessault finally gave his team the insurance goal on an empty-netter with just over a minute left.
Despite his absence, SRH have defended low totals, one against Mumbai Indians at the Wankhede Stadium and also against Rajasthan Royals in Jaipur. While Glenn Maxwell was interestingly not seen in Delhi's training session, but the rest of squad indulged in some football and catching practice.
Le Saux told Betfair: " Chelsea have actually closed the gap and given themselves a chance of a top four finish with three games to go". And Chelsea just might nick a win off Liverpool in the process, but don't let that distract you. Van Dijk has rapidly become an inspirational figure for Liverpool and was vital again amid waves of Roma pressure on Wednesday night. He is chasing the 47-goal record set by Ian Rush and he is now at 43 in all competitions.
As Swansea are set to face Southampton with one of them securing any points in the fixture , now Stoke City are officially in the Championship. The Eagles confirmed their place in next season's Premier League while condemning their opponents to relegation in the process, ending Stoke's 10-year association with England's top flight.
Albert Pujols became the 32nd player in history to reach 3,000 Major League Baseball hits on Friday against the Seattle Mariners . He added another hit in the ninth inning to pass Roberto Clemente on the career list, a two-run single that also ensured the Angels would walk away with a victory.
That's on the coaches and the GM and the owner and those kind of things. The entire Steelers' offensive line is under contract and Pittsburgh has also franchise-tagged star running back Le'Von Bell. Again, this is a quarterback who sounded like he was on the verge of retirement a year ago. I feel confident that I can go out and beat whoever I need to beat out for my job.
In a historic night for Major League Baseball, the Los Angeles Dodgers delivered the first no-hitter outside the USA or Canada. For just the 12th time in Major League Baseball history, multiple pitchers have combined on a no-hitter. "It's one of those where you're pretty angry to come out, but the bullpen guys we have - I trust it in their hands, too, and it worked out", Buehler said during a postgame interview with SportsNet LA.
It doesn't affect me at all", he said, per ESPN's Chris Forsberg . You still have a strong Toronto program, and I think Coach (Dwane) Casey has done a great job of growing that. The two Rookie of the Year candidates have gone back and forth touting their bonafides for who is the NBA's best first-year player. "It didn't bother me", said Fultz, who has met Erving in the past.
In front of a rowdy, towel-waving, frenzied Smoothie King Center, this is what Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry expected. Golden State Warriors are charging Involving the NBA Championship Finals Within their Show Using New Orleans . Curry dropped a cool 28 points in his first game since March 23. The tenor of Game 3 was radically different from the first two games of the series.
Lovren , though, is not intimidated by that impressive recent pedigree, Liverpool having blazed a trail to the showdown at NSC Olimpiyskiy Stadium courtesy of impressive triumphs over Premier League champions Manchester City and Roma .
They added the police was investigating the case and that they suspected militants to have killed the two people. Demonstrations were reported from Safa Kadal and adjoining areas of the downtown. "Intermittent firing is on", said the police. The official said the militants fired on a search team of security forces, who retaliated, triggering the gunfight.
Benzema's second came after a awful mistake by Bayern goalkeeper Sven Ulreich, who misplayed a back pass into the area and let the ball go underneath him as he lost his footing. By successfully defending its 2-1 win from last week, Madrid stayed on track for a third consecutive European title, and fourth in five seasons. Bayern's appeals fell on deaf ears, with the match officials waving away their protests, and Marcelo says it was up to the referee to determine whether his actions had ...
South Dakota native and basketball lifer Becky Hammon is interviewing for the Milwaukee Bucks vacant head coaching job according to multiple reports . This season's turbulent situation with Kawhi Leonard, and the death of his wife more recently, may be pushing Popovich toward retirement. Even if they don't hire her, and skeptics may see it as a token move, the Bucks deserve some credit for giving Hammon a head coaching interview.
Fernandez was compelled off within the 5-Zero thrashing at Manchester City with a knee damage and missed the Chelsea defeat. And then, in the final Premier League gameweek, all Chelsea will want to happen is to see a slip-up from Liverpool in their outing against Brighton while they themselves get a victory over Newcastle United.
The prolific guard had the ball with about 6:20 remaining in the game. While Harden finished with 32 points, 11 assists and six rebounds, Dante Exum made life hard for the six-time All-Star in ways nobody else on the Jazz has been able to in the early going of their second round series.
Tom will be back for Game 7, if the Pens-Capitals series goes that far. " Capitals coach Barry Trotz called it "a hard hockey hit" in defending Wilson: "Shoulder-on-shoulder", he said". Pittsburgh , the two-time defending Stanley Cup champion, is 9-1 all-time in playoff series against Washington. It will be a phone hearing, meaning that any suspension to Wilson will be less than five games.
What you may not have known until now though, Harlan County native Jordan Smith wrote the single for Dion . Let's get on thing straight: Céline Dion will be upstaged by no man - even if that man happens to be Ryan Reynolds . Stars, they really are just like us! "She's an incredible singer, she's fantastic, but she's also someone who works in the sort of subversive Deadpool universe'".
Lovebirds Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja spotted together near Bandra ahead of their wedding. We hear that while Sonam and Anand's families are following all the rituals of an Indian traditional wedding, they have invited only close friends and family members to the wedding ceremonies.
Site highlights each day to your inbox. The Austrian, a non-executive director with Mercedes , also weighed in on Red Bull's drama. "We may have to be less eager when we are racing together", he said. "But they are both in the dog house". It was the Mercedes driver's first victory since the US Grand Prix last October. Unfortunately, that hasn't happened.
It was claimed yesterday by Altinordu's president that their former player Caglar Soyuncu is on his way to Arsenal from his current club Freiburg. A reported target identified by the Gunners' new Head of Recruitment, Sven Mislintat, Soyuncu would command a much larger fee than the German's first Arsenal signing, Konstantinos Mavropanos.
We teamed up for 10 straight seasons - and it's insane how they flew by. Kevin Pillar, one of Bautista's fellow outfield teammates during his time in Toronto, believes that even at 37-years old the six-time All-Star has a lot left to prove.
The post time for this year's race is scheduled for 6:34 p.m. ET, but the race isn't set to start until 12 minutes later at 6:46 p.m. He has shown that he can ship in and win, so there's good reason he was made the second choice on the morning line.
The 35-year-old Johnson spent his first 13 National Football League seasons with the rival Kansas City Chiefs and will likely fill the role at middle linebacker that NaVorro Bowman played the second half of last season. Cushing has played just one full season since 2011. Perhaps Johnson will take his place as the experienced veteran in the middle. Second-year player Marquel Lee started six games as a rookie before being supplanted by Bowman.
Luis Severino pitched a five-hit shutout with 10 strikeouts for his first career complete game, Giancarlo Stanton homered twice and drove in four runs, and the New York Yankees beat the Houston Astros. Chasen Shreve (1-0) got the last two outs of the eighth for the win. The St. Louis right-hander took his time as he circled the bases after hitting his first major league home run in the Cardinals' 3-2 win over the Chicago White Sox on Wednesday.
It was Pascal Gross who gave the home side the lead on the 57th minute with some disappointing United defending contributing to the goal . The German's header from Jose Izquierdo's cross was confirmed by the Goal Decision System to have crossed the line.
Arsenal are looking to make it two English teams in two European finals as they travel to Atletico Madrid for the second leg of their Europa League semi-final. The home side's players protested the decision but the referee was unmoved and Rudi Garcia's side made the most of their lucky break to secure Marseille's first European final appearance since 2004.
Harvey posted an ERA of 7.00 over 27 innings pitched this season, with a record of 0-2 in four starts. Shoulder issues brought an early end to his 2016 season and he hasn't been the same pitcher since. Harvey, 29, embodied the rise of the Mets from a losing franchise to a World Series contender, but his time with the team was littered with brilliance, bravado, injuries and hard living.
Head coach Antonio Conte has suggested that Chelsea sense an opportunity to give themselves a chance of qualifying for next season's Champions League. 'No one asked me about him, I don't want to take this responsibility! Pep Guardiola, whose Manchester City team will raise the Premier League trophy in front of their fans after playing Huddersfield today, insists true winners can only be judged by a 38-game schedule.
Then P.K Subban responded to a flurry of boos from Winnipeg fans with a power-play goal to make it 2-0. The 35-year-old made 32 saves, losing his shutout bid in the final minute, as the Predators defeated the Jets 2-1 to even their second-round series 2-2.
The superstar comedian and huge Sixers fan flew into Boston's Logan International Airport to watch the 76ers take on the Celtics. Upon landing, the plane's tire blew up, sending those on board into an expected panic. Fortunately, both flights landed safely. The terrifying landing incident took place on Thursday. He posted a picture to Instagram in front of the damaged plane with his friends, writing "God is GOOD!#Blessed".
Mehmet Oz . During Donald Trump's presidential campaign, he promised the American public "we're going to win so much, you're going to be so sick and exhausted of winning". Trump had signed an executive order in February to slightly shift the goal of the council so that it's more focused on encouraging kids to take up sports.
Team Sky star Chris Froome's attempt to win a third straight grand tour got off to a nightmare start at the Giro d'Italia on Friday. The 32-year-old was swiftly back on his feet, and with rips to every garment of clothing, he rode back to the Team Sky bus to be assessed by a doctor.
Touré, who turns 35 at the end of the season, had an uncomfortable start to his time under Guardiola , following controversial comments by his agent Dimitri Seluk that were critical of the manager. "The Brighton game, we will focus on winning and Yaya", Guardiola said, as quoted by City's official twitter account. "We can not forget the period from Roberto Mancini, and especially Manuel Pellegrini - Yaya was the key, key, key, key, key, key player".
O'Donnell plans to sort out the matter Thursday, he said. Anderson was arrested on January 19 for running two red lights and allegedly doing 105 miles per hour in a 45 miles per hour zone while fleeing police. Anderson, who was an undrafted free agent out of Temple University in 2016, had a very good breakout 2017-18 season for NY. In early April, the reckless-driving charge was downgraded to a misdemeanor and the other charges were dropped due to "insufficient evidence".
With the season virtually over already for them they knew only a Europa League win would let their legendary boss go out on a high. The defeat ended any hopes that Arsene Wenger would be able to finish his 22-year association with the Emirates Stadium outfit with a trophy and instead he would finish the season away to Huddersfield Town.
Andrea seals the proposal with a quick kiss and then Thomas joins the love birds in a celebratory group hug. Thomas, incidentally, can overtake Dustin Johnson at the top of the Official World Golf Ranking this week. "Babe, I want to be with you forever", he said. Cota said yes, of course, to the cheers of onlookers who captured the special moment on video. After Thomas took a photo with the the blissful couple, he asked them: "Are you guys gonna be coming out or anything this week?" ...
The Sibanye-Stillwater company says 13 miners had been trapped at the Masakhane mine in Driefontein after the 2.2-magnitude quake on Thursday. "After a record period of 155 days fatality-free for the gold operations, there were three separate incidents at our South African gold operations, in which four employees were fatally injured".
With one out, Yonder Alonso and Naquin singled, sending Biagini to the showers, replaced by Luis Santos. Plutko (1-0), who was recalled from Triple-A Columbus for the start, allowed three runs, six hits and no walks while striking out six in 7 1/3 innings.
He robbed Reilly Smith early in the game and delivered big saves throughout. However, the San Jose goalie also delivered some big-time saves, including back-to-back stops against William Karlsson and Jonathan Marchessault on a Vegas power play in the final minute of the second.