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Serie A: Milan clubs continue Europa push

ESPN staff | April, 19 2014

AC Milan kept up their push for a place in the Europa League next season with a 3-0 win over struggling Livorno, their fifth win in a row. Mario Balotelli, Adel Taarabt and Giampaolo Pazzini scored the goals for Clarence Seedorf's men, who rem...

Prem: Cardiff held, Fulham go down at Spurs

ESPN staff | April, 19 2014

Cardiff City's chances of Premier League survival were dampened as they were held to a 1-1 draw in a pulsating encounter with Stoke City in Wales. Jordan Mutch wasted a good opportunity to put the home side ahead; his side-footed effort proved...

Gerrard 'best in Europe' in his position

ESPN staff | April, 19 2014

Brendan Rodgers has hailed Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard as the best holding midfielder in Europe and insists he wouldn't swap him for any other player. • Kelly: No room for Reds complacency • Cox: Liverpool tactical breakdown &bul...

Ronaldo: World Cup would crown career Video

ESPN staff and Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 17 2014

Cristiano Ronaldo has told So Foot Junior of his desire to win the World Cup with Portugal this summer -- and believes it is possible with hard work. • Pick your Ultimate XI • Ronaldo relishing underdog role Ronaldo has won many trop...

Wenger lauds Giroud for ignoring scrutiny

PA sport | April, 18 2014

France forward Olivier Giroud has shown great determination to shut out media scrutiny of his private life and lead the line for Arsenal, according to manager Arsene Wenger. • Cross: Arsenal can't slip up Giroud took his tally for the seaso...

Sources: Allegri not moving to Tottenham Video

Kevin Palmer | April, 18 2014

Former AC Milan boss Massimiliano Allegri is not being lined up to be the next Tottenham head coach, sources at the North London club have told ESPN FC. • Fitch: Lamela needs new boss Allegri has been out of work since he was relieved...

Neville: United have failed this season Video

ESPN staff | April, 19 2014

Manchester United coach Phil Neville says it has been “difficult to look at the league table” this season, with the club set for their lowest finish in 23 years. • Mitten: A season that nobody expected • United's summer tra...

Report: Spurs lining up Allegri Video

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | April, 18 2014

Former AC Milan boss Massimiliano Allegri could be set to replace Tim Sherwood as the new head coach of Tottenham Hotspur, according to Corriere dello Sport. • Fitch: Lamela needs new boss  Out of work since being sacked by Mi...

Brazil club Portuguesa leaves field on court order

Associated Press | April, 18 2014

SAO PAULO -- Brazilian club Portuguesa abandoned its second-division match against Joinville in the 16th minute on Friday, saying it had a court order allowing it to play in the top flight that begins on Saturday. Portuguesa players left the field ...

Chivas USA midfielder McNamara has torn ACL

ESPN staff | April, 18 2014

Chivas USA midfielder Thomas McNamara has a torn ACL and meniscus in his right knee, the club announced Friday. McNamara was hurt in Chivas' 1-1 draw with Seattle last Saturday. Chivas said the promising 23-year-old will have surgery to repair t...

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