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FA Cup Final Countdown

The 136th FA Cup final takes place on Saturday evening and as in the 2002 showpiece, it will see Arsenal take on Chelsea for the chance to climb those famous Wembley steps and lift the trophy.
Soure:Global Times: 2017/5/26 5:03:40

Mourinho’s debut season at Old Trafford can be considered a success

It's been a long few days at the end of a long season for Manchester United, but it will go down as a year that will be remembered - and for the right reasons. The club's victory over Ajax in the Europa League final in Stockholm was more comfortable than many expected, and it means that manager Jose Mourinho can consider his debut season as a success.
Soure:Global Times: 2017/5/26 0:18:40

Monk leaves Leeds Utd

Leeds United manager Garry Monk has resigned only days after Andrea Radrizzani's takeover of the Championship club, eschewing the Italian businessman's offer of an extended contract to keep him at Elland Road. Radrizzani told reporters on Wednesday that the club was willing to exercise the option to extend Monk's contract by 12 months and immediately begin negotiations for a new long-term deal.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/5/26 0:18:39

Rooney left out again

Wayne Rooney's international career looks over after England's all-time top scorer was on Thursday left out of the squad for next month's World Cup qualifier against Scotland and a friendly in France.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/5/26 0:18:39

Totti confirms end of Roma career

AS Roma’s talismanic play­maker Francesco Totti confirmed that Sunday’s Serie A match at home to Genoa will be his last after 25 years at the club, but left his future ­shrouded in mystery by saying he was ready for a “new challenge.”
Soure:Agencies: 2017/5/26 0:08:40

Utd win emotional title

Paul Pogba dedicated victory to the victims of this week’s Manchester terror attack after propelling Manchester United toward a 2-0 victory over Ajax in Wednesday’s Europa League final.
Soure:AFP: 2017/5/25 23:53:39

Boro release Valdes

Three-time Champions League-winning goalkeeper Victor Valdes had his contract terminated by mutual consent by Middlesbrough as they cut costs after relegation from the Premier League.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/5/25 0:43:39

Victory parade canceled

Champions Chelsea canceled Sunday’s Premier League ­victory parade, saying it was “inappropriate” after the Manchester suicide bombing that left 22 dead and over 60 wounded.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/5/25 0:38:55

Liverpool dominate A-League champions ‘after 30 hours of flying’

Liverpool shrugged off jet lag to master Australian A-League champions Sydney FC 3-0 on Wednesday just three days after finishing their English Premier League season.
Soure:AFP: 2017/5/25 0:38:55

Court confirms Messi sentence

Spain’s Supreme Court on Wednesday confirmed a 21-month jail sentence and 2.09 million euro ($2.25 million) fine imposed on Lionel Messi for tax fraud, months after the Barcelona soccer star lodged an appeal.
Soure:AFP: 2017/5/25 0:33:40

Quanjian deny approach for Costa

Chinese Super League (CSL) club Tianjin Quanjian distanced themselves on Tuesday from a move for Chelsea striker Diego Costa when the league's ­transfer window opens next month.
Soure:Reuters-Global Times: 2017/5/23 23:28:40

Ex-Barca president arrested in money laundering probe

Former Barcelona president Sandro Rosell was arrested on Tuesday in a money laundering investigation related to image rights in the Brazilian national football team, a police spokesperson said.
Soure:AFP: 2017/5/23 23:23:39

Manchester attack scars Europa League final

Manchester United's preparations for Wednesday's Europa League final were plunged into sadness on Tuesday after a bomb attack at a Manchester pop concert killed 22 people and injured dozens more.
Soure:AFP: 2017/5/23 23:18:39

Real Madrid to announce signing of Brazilian teenager - reports

Real Madrid will this week finalize their 45-million-euro signing of Brazilian teenager Vinicius Junior, according to widespread media reports.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/5/23 7:23:09

Honda confirms exit

Japan midfielder Keisuke Honda has confirmed his departure from fallen Serie A giants AC Milan at the end of the season, Kyodo news agency reported Monday.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/5/22 23:48:39

Season finishes with goals, but no drama as Liverpool pip Arsenal to 4th

The 2016-17 season came to a close on Sunday, and in a way it was apt that champions Chelsea took on the ­bottom-placed team Sunderland. As far as the majority of teams were concerned, the season was as good as over even before the games began. While Arsenal and Liverpool tried to make it interesting with their tussle for fourth place, even that soon subsided after halftime when the Reds went 3-0 up on Middlesbrough.
Soure:Global Times: 2017/5/22 23:43:40

Adler to leave Hamburg

Former Germany international Rene Adler said Monday he would leave Hamburg SV at the end of June after deciding not to extend his contract past this season.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/5/22 23:43:39

Real celebrate with thousands

Thousands of Real Madrid fans, many decked in the famous white team jersey, converged in the center of the Spanish capital to celebrate the club’s 33rd league title after a 2-0 win over Malaga on Sunday.
Soure:AFP: 2017/5/22 23:38:40