Monday, May 20, 2019
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World Football

Before Leicester, there was Montpellier's 2012 miracle

At the beginning of the 2011-12 season, absolutely nobody was thinking that Montpellier could win the Ligue 1. But PSG's Pastore, Marseille's Deschamps and Lille's Hazard couldn't handle Olivier Giroud, Younès Belhanda and their teammates. Source link

Bale staying at Madrid impossible as Zidane is ‘not keen’

The possibility of Gareth Bale remaining at Real Madrid is "impossible" because of his relationship with Zinedine Zidane, according to the club's former president Ramon Calderon.Bale was an unused substitute as Madrid wrapped up a poor LaLiga campaign with a 2-0...

Season over, Real Madrid faces turbulent summer

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The best thing for Real Madrid about this season is that it is finally over.A humiliating 2-0 loss at home to Real Betis on the last day of the Spanish league on Sunday brought...

Roker Roundup: THREE Championship clubs ‘ready to table contract offers’ for Sunderland defender

Competition for Matthews There were rumours last week that former Sunderland manager Steve Bruce wanted to take Adam Matthews to Sheffield Wednesday, but it now looks as if he will have competition for the right-back’s services. Former Sky...

Valverde pessimistic about Coutinho, Dembele playing in Copa final

Barcelona head coach Ernesto Valverde is not optimistic about having Philippe Coutinho and Ousmane Dembele available for the Copa del Rey final.LaLiga champions Barca face Valencia in the May 25 showpiece, hoping to end the season with a...

England captain Eoin Morgan has it just right… his team are ready for the...

England captain Eoin Morgan has it just right... his team are ready for the challenge of winning the World CupEngland secured 4-0 series win over Pakistan...

I’ll be judged on Champions League record at Man City

Pep Guardiola still has the hunger to improve Manchester City and believes he will ultimately be judged by whether he can deliver the Champions League trophy to the Etihad Stadium.City hammered Watford 6-0 in a record-equalling FA Cup...

Bayern in seventh heaven at Bundesliga title party

Bayern Munich celebrate winning their seventh straight Bundesliga title in front of their fans. Source link

Not possible to repeat 'fairytale' Leicester title win – Ranieri

Claudio Ranieri insists no other side will repeat the Premier League title win as he achieved with Leicester City. Source link

Vincent Kompany’s stewardship of Manchester City won’t soon be forgotten

This Sunday morning, Vincent Kompany wrote an open letter glowing with affirmation and appreciation to announce he’s leaving Manchester City after 11 years.I’d like to focus on some different words.Speaking to television reporters after Saturday’s FA Cup victory over Watford,...

Juventus vs. Atalanta FREE LIVE STREAM: Watch Serie A soccer online (5/19/19) | Time,...

Juventus, led by forward Cristiano Ronaldo, meets Atalanta, led by striker Duvan Zapata, in a Serie A league match at Juventus Stadium in Turin, Italy, on Sunday, May 19, 2019 (5/19/19) at 2:30 p.m. EDT. Fans...

Kompany 'connected to City for life' – Career in numbers

A look at the key stats of Vincent Kompany's Manchester City career as he leaves the club after 11 years. Source link

De Ligt talks with Liverpool

Our top rumors for Sunday reside on Merseyside.Liverpool has “been talking” with Ajax center back Matthijs de Ligt in a bid to set up their back line for a long while.De Ligt’s been linked with moves to Barcelona...

Lille clinch Ligue 1 runners-up spot with Angers routing

Lille cemented their place in next year's UEFA Champions League with an emphatic 5-0 thrashing of Angers, in their penultimate Ligue 1 outing of the season. Source link

Liverpool Transfer News: Simon Mignolet Set to Leave the Club This Summer

So it’s been a journey with Liverpool and Simon Mignolet. Arriving from Sunderland to replace a ‘keeper everyone loved, even if he hadn’t been at his best in recent seasons, Mignolet had his work cut out to...

Lyon president confirms Tottenham interest in Ndombele, begs PSG to bid

If you were still wondering whether Tottenham Hotspur really has a chance at signing Tanguy Ndombele this summer, this might make your eyes widen a bit. Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas admitted in L’Equipe (via: Goal) that...

Kenedy sent back to Chelsea after disappointing season at Newcastle United

Things did not go according to plan for young Chelsea loanee Robert Kenedy Nunes Nascimento this season. After impressing in his half-season loan at Newcastle United last year, it was hoped that a full year...

Top 5 goals – Matchday 37

Check out the best goals from the penultimate round of games in Ligue 1 Source link

Showing up when it matters – Falcao strikes for Monaco

Falcao is on target a Monaco move to the brink of Ligue 1 safety against Amiens Source link

Hamouma's long range drive the icing on the cake

The Saint-Etienne man scores the pick of their goals as they beat Nice Source link

Inch perfect from Bourigeaud

Benjamin Bourigeaud scores a peach of a free-kick for Rennes Source link

Thorns suffer first defeat of the season in 3-1 loss to Washington Spirit

After opening the season undefeated in their first four games the Thorns fell 1-3 to the Washington Spirit. Portland looked a step behind Washington for most of the match, playing a more reactive brand of soccer....

Surviving Mission High School Crash victim honored

The San Francisco Glens soccer club honored the surviving sibling of a tragic Emeryville collision. Aaron Villareal was an honorary captain and guest assistant coach at the SF Glens game against Santa Cruz Breakers Academy. Source link