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May 17, 2018 10:00 AM Nantes confirms coach Claudio Ranieri's departure

NANTES, France (AP) - Nantes coach Claudio Ranieri is leaving the French club at the end of the season. Ranieri confirmed his departure on Thursday, a day after club president Waldemar Kita said the Italian manager would be in charge of his final game this Saturday against Strasbourg. In a statement released by Nantes, Kita thanked Ranieri and his staff

May 12, 2018 9:41 PM Real Madrid v Celta Vigo

Gareth Bale staked a claim for a Champions League final place with a first-half brace in Real Madrid’s 6-0 rout of Celta Vigo. Bale made it seven goals in his last nine Real games – the second against Celta was a stunning individual effort – to boost his hopes of starting for the European champions against Liverpool in Kiev on May 26. Isco, Achraf Hakimi 3

May 12, 2018 4:03 AM FINALLY! EU to INTERVENE in Spanish police 'BRUTALITY' in Catalan independence referendum

EIGHT months after Catalonia held a referendum into becoming independent from Spain, the European Union has finally agreed to look into aggression by the Madrid government in the weeks following the all-important vote. Spanish police took a hard-line when dealing with those campaigning for separation at the time of the referendum and were accused by Human 27

May 9, 2018 9:21 AM Transfer balls: Betting on Morata cost Chelsea £60m and Diego Costa

Arsenal fans are not the only one bemoaning Olivier Giroud’s move to Chelsea. The Frenchman is making Álvaro Morata look limper than a three-legged donkey. It all looked so promising for Chelsea when Morata arrived from Real Madrid last summer for a club record fee of £60m. “Alvaro has proven class at the highest level and his quality will be a huge asset 5

May 7, 2018 12:49 PM UEFA picks Serbian referee Mazic for Champions League final

NYON, Switzerland (AP) - UEFA has picked two World Cup referees for its club competition finals this month before the tournament in Russia. Milorad Mazic of Serbia will referee the Champions League final between Liverpool and Real Madrid on May 26 in Kiev, Ukraine, UEFA said on Monday. Bjorn Kuipers of the Netherlands will referee the Atletico Madrid-Marseille 6

May 3, 2018 6:39 PM Liverpool's heroes return home after reaching Champions League final with 7-6 aggregate win over Roma

Liverpool's players have returned home after a thrilling night in Rome that saw them reach the Champions League final after winning 7-6 on aggregate. The team landed back in England on Thursday afternoon following another great European occasion for the club, despite losing on the night. Jurgen Klopp has taken his side on an extraordinary run in Europe 16

May 3, 2018 6:03 PM Raul takes part in Tottenham training as Real Madrid legend works towards his professional coaching badges

Raul joined Xabi Alonso and Marcos Senna on April 16 for their first lesson in management as they look to obtain their UEFA A and B licences in a special six-week course. The club's official Twitter account posted two photos of Raul taking part, including one alongside fellow Spaniard and forward Fernando Llorente. Ex-Barcelona midfielder Xavi is also one of the 16 former 20

May 3, 2018 2:27 PM Two-time winner Serena Williams withdraws from the Madrid Open as she looks to be fit for Roland Garros

Former world number one Serena Williams has withdrawn from the Madrid Open as she continues to regain full fitness ahead of the French Open later this month, the tournament's organisers said on Thursday. The 36-year-old, who won the Madrid Open in 2012 and 2013, returned to the WTA tour in March after giving birth to her first child last September 13

May 2, 2018 11:25 AM Clickbait balls: Arsenal’s Henrikh Mkhitaryan crawls to Madrid

Henrikh Mkhitaryan is back training with Arsenal ahead of their do-or-die Europa League match with Atletico Madrid. The Armenian has emerged as a key figure in Arsenal’s season. Last weekend, he scored on his first return visit to Manchester United, with whom he won the Europa League last season. Good news for Arsenal, then, that Mkhitaryan is fit. Henrikh 5

April 29, 2018 6:19 AM Liverpool to offer Salah double yer money deal

Liverpool are keen to keep Egypt forward Mohamed Salah, 25, at the club. They’re ready to offer him a new deal worth £185,000 a week. That’s double his current wage on a contract that has four years to run. It’s not enough. Not when you realises what Salah could earn elsewhere given his sensational form. Of course, the gamble for Liverpool and other 23