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Mourinho 'congratulates' officiating Video

Kevin Palmer | April, 19 2014

An angry Jose Mourinho broke his media blackout following Chelsea's shock home defeat against Sunderland to launch a carefully worded attack on referee Mike Dean and Premier League match officials chief Mike Riley, sarcastically congratulating them o...

Prem: Chelsea title blow, Cardiff held Video

ESPN staff | April, 19 2014

Chelsea’s hopes of winning the Premier League were dealt a serious blow after Sunderland recorded a 2-1 victory at Stamford Bridge. The Blues had the chance to move to the top of the table and pile the pressure on Liverpool, who travel t...

Serie A: Juventus close in on title, Milan clubs win

ESPN staff | April, 19 2014

Juventus got one hand on a third straight Serie A crown thanks to a 1-0 win over relegation-threatened Bologna on Saturday evening. Paul Pogba's 64th-minute goal was enough to take the Bianconeri one step closer to a title which could be their...

Livorno ax Di Carlo after 88 days, re-hire Nicola

PA sport | April, 19 2014

Relegation-threatened Livorno have sacked Domenico Di Carlo after just 88 days in charge and re-appointed Davide Nicola, who was axed from the post in January. Di Carlo became the third manager to be sacked by Livorno this season. Livorno made ...

La Liga: Vela scores late winner for Sociedad Video

ESPN staff | April, 19 2014

Carlos Vela skillfully chested down a long pass before firing in Real Sociedad's injury-time winner to snatch a dramatic 2-1 win at home over Espanyol in La Liga on Saturday. Vela's 13th goal in league play allowed Sociedad to rise into sixth pla...

Bundesliga: Bayern leave it late, BVB win thriller Video

ESPN staff | April, 19 2014

Bayern Munich returned to winning ways in the Bundesliga with a 2-0 triumph at relegation-threatened Eintracht Braunschweig. In what was little more than a warm-up for Wednesday's Champions League semi-final clash with Real Madrid, Bayern were...

Sherwood: No problem with Sandro Video

PA Sport | April, 19 2014

Tottenham head coach Tim Sherwood played down talk of any bad blood between him and Sandro after the midfielder was dropped for Saturday's 3-1 Premier League win over Fulham. • Brewin: Fulham's crosses to bear The 25-year-old did not make ...

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...

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