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'Pragmatist' Mourinho taunts 'poets' of Beautiful Game

The coach has only lost two finals, surrendering the 2004 Portuguese Cup to Benfica when in charge of Porto and the 2013 King's Cup to Atletico Madrid while with Real Madrid . For Mourinho and many other managers, the value of the much-derided Europa League has increased massively following UEFA's decision to award a UEFA Champions League qualifying place to the victor at the start of the 2015-16 season.


Why Lebron Breaking MJ's Record Isn't As Impressive As It Seems

Why Lebron Breaking MJ's Record Isn't As Impressive As It Seems

In 2016, it looked like everything was going the Warriors' way. The Penguins will now try to become back-to-back champions when they go up against the Nashville Predators in the Stanley Cup Finals. That's just the confidence we have in each other. The last time the same teams met three straight years with a championship on the line - in the NBA, NFL, NHL or Major League Baseball - was in hockey, with the Detroit Red Wings beating Montreal in 1954 and '55 and the Canadiens ...


Vettel fastest in final Monaco practice

Vettel fastest in final Monaco practice

Vettel, six points clear of Hamilton in the championship standings, posted yet another record-breaking lap of the famous Monte Carlo circuit on Saturday morning to finish a third of a second clear of his Ferrari team-mate Kimi Raikkonen . It has been a largely frustrating weekend for Mercedes so far. I just struggled with the auto. "There's definitely been I would say at least two, and maybe three races, that I probably should have won".


Concert bomber spotted buying backpack days before attack

Concert bomber spotted buying backpack days before attack

The bomber's father Ramadan Abedi and another brother Hashim have been detained in Libya. A moment of silence was held in Manchester Thursday morning for the victims. "We are furious. This is completely unacceptable", a government ministry source said of the images. Links have also emerged between Abedi and a Manchester terror cell, according to counter-terrorism sources cited by Sky News television.