Champions League final: Gareth Bale’s Real Madrid expectations ‘blown out of water’

Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale says reaching a fourth Champions League final has "blown any expectations I had out of the water". Bale, 28, became the world's most expensive player when he joined Real from...

New captain Harry Kane says England can win World Cup in Russia

New England captain Harry Kane says the team can win the World Cup in Russia and "anything else is not good enough". Striker Kane, 24, was informed about being made skipper by manager Gareth Southgate...

Zinedine Zidane full of praise for Jürgen Klopp’s ‘formidable work’ at Liverpool

Bernabéu manager expects a clash of styles in the Kiev final and is fully aware of Liverpool’s three forwards and their threat Reuters Zinédine Zidane has praised his “formidable” opposite number Jürgen Klopp before Real Madrid...

Record-setter LeBron James scores 44 as Cavaliers level series with Celtics

Associated Press LeBron James scored 44 points, surpassed Kareem Abdul-Jabbar atop a postseason list and helped the Cleveland Cavaliers even the Eastern Conference finals at 2-2 on Monday night with a 111-102 victory over the...

Champions League final: Liverpool v Real Madrid resale ticket prices ‘ridiculous’

By Frank Keogh-BBC Sport   Liverpool were allocated less than 17,000 tickets for the Champions League final Fans seeking tickets for Liverpool's Champions League final against Real Madrid in Ukraine are being asked to pay "ridiculous" prices...

Unai Emery set to be appointed new Arsenal manager replacing Arsene Wenger

By David Ornstein-BBC Sport   Unai Emery is set to join Arsenal after two years with Paris St-Germain Arsenal are set to appoint Unai Emery as their new manager. Manchester City assistant manager and former Gunners captain Mikel...

Desire can deliver Champions League dream for Liverpool, says Jürgen Klopp

Andy Hunter Jürgen Klopp believes Liverpool’s bravery, work-rate and desire for a sixth European Cup can compensate for Real Madrid’s greater experience when the sides meet in the Champions League final. Saturday’s contest in Kiev...

Bayern Munich face criticism after controversial German Cup finale

Jupp Heynckes’ last game in charge of Bayern Munich ended in the shadow of his successor. Far from celebrating a double win, the 73-year-old was forced to discuss VAR controversy and defend his side's...

Stephen Curry dazzles as Warriors crush Rockets in Game 3 of NBA Western finals

Associated Press Stephen Curry got his groove back to score 35 points with five three-pointers, shooting over James Harden and driving past the Houston star as the Golden State Warriors made a second-half statement to...

Italian Open: Elina Svitolina beats Simona Halep in Rome final

Elina Svitolina thrashed world number one Simona Halep 6-0 6-4 to win a second consecutive Italian Open. In a rematch of last year's final, the Ukrainian dominated from the start in Rome and took the...

Italian Open: Rafael Nadal beats Alexander Zverev to win Rome title for an eighth...

Rafael Nadal survived a stunning fightback from Alexander Zverev to win a record eighth Italian Open. Nadal cruised to the first set before defending champion Zverev won nine of the next 11 games to take...

Chelsea’s Eden Hazard spot-on to sink Manchester United and win FA Cup

Daniel Taylor at Wembley If this turns out to be Antonio Conte’s final game as Chelsea manager – and who could really be surprised if they do part ways? – at least he has gone...

Arsène Wenger: ‘I haven’t emptied my desk and in a way I am still...

By Darren Tulett in Paris In his first major interview since leaving Arsenal the manager discusses his future, not being consulted over his successor and whether Mikel Arteta has the qualities for the job Arsène Wenger...

Arsenal: Arsene Wenger says Mikel Arteta has qualities to be manager

Arsene Wenger says Mikel Arteta has "all of the qualities" needed to succeed him as Arsenal manager. Former captain Arteta is among the candidates to replace Wenger, who left at the end of the season...

Atletico Madrid – Marseille 3 – 0

Antoine Griezmann scored twice as Atletico Madrid swept aside Marseille in Lyon to win the Europa League for the third time in nine years. France forward Griezmann opened the scoring by punishing Andre Zambo Anguissa's...

Russia World Cup: Argentina ‘flirting manual’ panned

The Argentine Football Association (AFA) has been panned for including a chapter about "how to stand a chance with a Russian girl" in a manual it handed to journalists travelling to the World Cup...

ՀՄԸՄ-ը` Լիբանանի Պասքեթպոլի Ախոյեան

Լիբանանի պասքեթպոլի ախոյեանութեան ձգտող եւ այդ նպատակին համար ջանք ու ճիգ թափող ՀՄԸՄ-ի պասքեթպոլի տղոց խումբի նպատակը երէկ պսակուեցաւ մեծ յաջողութեամբ, երբ ան 74-59 արդիւնքով տապալեց իր մրցակից խումբը` Ռիատի Պէյրութը: Յետմիջօրէի կանուխ ժամերէն սկսեալ...

Mikel Arteta edging closer to being appointed as Arsenal head coach as Gunners chiefs...

Kevin Palmer Arsenal appear to be close to finalising their plans to replace departed manager Arsene Wenger and it seems increasingly likely that Gunners chiefs will not appoint a direct replacement for the veteran boss. Wenger...

Paris St-Germain: Thomas Tuchel replaces Unai Emery as manager

Paris St-Germain have appointed Thomas Tuchel as their new manager. Tuchel, who has been out of work since leaving Bundesliga side Borussia Dortmund in May 2017, has signed a two-year contract with the French club. The...

Celtics crush Cavaliers in Game 1 of NBA Eastern Conference finals

Associated Press Jaylen Brown had 23 points and eight rebounds, Marcus Morris added 21 points and 10 boards, and the Boston Celtics scorched the Cleveland Cavaliers 108-83 on Sunday in Game 1 of the Eastern...