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Wenger boosted by Ozil return vs. Hull

Miguel Delaney | April, 17 2014

Mesut Ozil is set to return for Arsenal against Hull City this Sunday, with Arsene Wenger declaring it could further boost the confidence of a team who are in mentally “better shape” after the anxiety of the last few weeks. •&nbs...

Juve set for summer Conte contract talks

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | April, 17 2014

Juventus have set their sights on clinching a Serie A and Europa League double, before then extending the contract of coach Antonio Conte. • Rzouki: Juve win easy With a sizeable eight-point advantage over Roma at the top of t...

Bale: Real can win every competition Video

ESPN staff | April, 16 2014

Gareth Bale said Real Madrid can win "every tournament we're in" shortly after delivering the Copa del Rey trophy with the winning goal in Wednesday's final against Barcelona.  • Hunter: Bale vs. Neymar • Delaney: Thr...

Court rejects Fenerbahce chairman's appeal

April, 17 2014

ANKARA, Turkey -- Turkey's High Court has rejected an appeal by Fenerbahce's chairman, confirming his conviction for match-fixing. Aziz Yildirim was convicted in July 2012 and sentenced to six years and three months in prison for fixing gam...

Zidane: Gerrard deserves title

ESPN staff | April, 17 2014

Former Real Madrid star Zinedine Zidane believes Steven Gerrard deserves to win a Premier League title with Liverpool, as reward for his fierce loyalty to the club, according to the Daily Mail. • Kelly: Success built on nous Zidane stated ...

Anelka no-show to be reported to FIFA

Mark Rodden | April, 17 2014

Atletico Mineiro have hit back at claims that Nicolas Anelka knew nothing about a proposed transfer to the Brazilian club by threatening to pursue him for compensation. Anelka, 35, posted a video on Facebook on Wednesday morning in which he denie...

Lewis Holtby eyes Fulham survival, Spurs stay

Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent | April, 17 2014

Lewis Holtby is hoping to return to Tottenham in the summer having helped Fulham to avoid relegation. • Mison: Fulham building belief Holtby, 23, moved to Craven Cottage on loan in January, and Saturday sees his current side take on his...

Barca urged to bring back Pep

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 17 2014

Johan Cruyff thinks the best way to turn Barcelona’s slide around is for Pep Guardiola to return as coach. • Hunter: Bale vs. Neymar • Delaney: Three Things • Tomas: A blessing in disguise A ...

Bartra blames his fitness for Bale goal

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 17 2014

Barcelona defender Marc Bartra says that fitness issues meant he was unable to keep up as Real Madrid’s Gareth Bale sprinted away to score the decisive goal in Wednesday’s Copa del Rey final at the Mestalla. • Tomas: Copa lo...

Silva faces fitness test for WBA clash

Richard Jolly | April, 17 2014

MANCHESTER -- David Silva faces a late fitness test as Manchester City wait to see if he will be able to play against West Bromwich Albion on Monday. • Mooney: City doing a good job of losing the league Silva, 28, suffered an ankle in...

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