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Pochettino signs new five-year Tottenham deal

Mauricio Pochettino and his backroom staff have signed new five-year contracts with Tottenham until 2023, the Premier League club announced.

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Champions League final preview

Exclusive: Salah can match Ronaldo, Messi - Wijnaldum

Mark Ogden: Georginio Wijnaldum says Mohamed Salah has matched Cristiano Ronaldo this season but must excel for "many more years" to earn equal billing.

Which strike trio will win the Champions League?

Real Madrid vs. Liverpool will be a tale of two attacking trios as the "BBC" goes up against Salah, Firmino and Mane. It's a study in contrasts.

"If Klopp doesn't win we should sack him" Taxi Talk

We speak to Liverpool and Madrid taxi drivers about the Champions League final, Salah vs Ronaldo and score predictions.


Celtics push Cavs to the brink as Tatum, defense spark Game 5 rout

Jayson Tatum stole the show, and Boston's defense stymied LeBron in the second half. Now the Celtics head back to Cleveland with a chance to end King James' Eastern Conference reign.

LeBron shrugs off talk he tired down stretch

While LeBron James dismissed talk that he grew fatigued during Wednesday's Game 5 loss to the Celtics, Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue admitted, "He looked a little tired to me."

Kyle Korver excels in season of personal sorrow

Despite the sudden loss of his youngest brother, Cavs guard Kyle Korver has managed to play his best.

Celtics defend home court

The Celtics use great defense and drain 13 3-pointers to take down the Cavs and improve to 10-0 at home in the playoffs.


Rozier feeds Horford for the alley-oop

After LeBron James misses a layup, Terry Rozier flies downcourt and lobs a pass up to Al Horford, who finishes with a two-handed dunk.


Lue explains Korver's limited minutes

Ty Lue says Kyle Korver didn't play more because the Celtics didn't play Korver's matchup, Semi Ojeleye.


Brown says Celtics had their best defense of the season

Jaylen Brown explains why the Celtics' defense was a key factor in defeating the Cavaliers in Game 5.


Tatum says Celtics played with more poise in Game 5

Jayson Tatum explains how the Celtics were able to once again protect home court in Game 5 and what Boston needs to do to win in Cleveland.


Young Celtics outlasted Cavs in Game 5

LeBron James and Cleveland looked gassed as a younger Boston team took a 3-2 series lead.


LeBron foreshadowed Game 5 downfall

LeBron James knew turnovers would be the Cavs undoing and the Celtics took advantage, forcing 15, and putting Cleveland in a 3-2 hole.


LeBron reflective, energized by 3-2 deficit

Dave McMenamin explains LeBron James' state of mind after the Cavs' Game 5 loss to the Celtics.


LeBron displays photographic memory ... again

LeBron James perfectly describes his six turnovers after the Cavaliers fall to the Celtics in Game 5.


Celtics bounce back at home

Jayson Tatum scores 24 points and the Celtics force 15 turnovers as they regain momentum with a 96-83 win in Game 5.


Pierce credits Stevens for Celtics' play

Paul Pierce says Brad Stevens has prepared the young Boston players well and says LeBron will step up with his back against the wall.


Nance's poster attempt fail

Larry Nance Jr. tries to throw down a huge dunk over Aron Baynes, but gets called for a charge.


Tatum converts steal into layup

Jayson Tatum picks up Kevin Love's bad pass and drives right past LeBron James for a layup.



Premier League

Emery's coaches set to bring new era to Arsenal

Unai Emery will bring several of his trusted backroom team with him to Arsenal. Here is a look at the men who are set to join him at the Emirates.


Emery's to-do list at Arsenal topped by fixing defence

Arsenal have announced Unai Emery as their new head coach, now the real work begins. Here are five things Emery needs to do to turn Arsenal round.


LIVE Transfer Talk: Jorginho and Mahrez to City in a double swoop?

Tottenham want a top-of-market fee for their centre-back. Meanwhile, United are closing in on Shakhtar Donetsk's Fred. Follow Transfer Talk LIVE.

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Transfer Rater: Nkunku to Liverpool

Jorginho to Man City and Christopher Nkunku to Liverpool are some of the latest hot rumours, courtesy of Football Whispers.

Transfer Rater: Neymar, Willian & Martial on the move?

ESPN FC's Shaka Hislop delves into rumours surrounding Neymar, Willian, Anthony Martial and more in Transfer Rater.


Formula 1

Monaco Grand Prix

Ricciardo leads Red Bull one-two in FP1

Red Bull set the pace during the opening practice session for the Monaco Grand Prix with Daniel Ricciardo beating teammate Max Verstappen to the fastest time.

How the Monaco GP has changed in 50 years

Fifty years after he visited the Monaco Grand Prix for the first time, Maurice Hamilton looks at how times have changed at the world's most famous street circuit.

What's it like driving around the Monaco circuit?



How the NBA got its groove back

Warriors vs. Rockets is a celebration of the NBA's new normal: A frenzied, rapid-fire style of basketball.

Pistons hire Stefanski, eye Casey as coach

The Pistons have hired Grizzlies executive Ed Stefanski as a senior adviser responsible for overhauling the franchise's basketball operations, he told ESPN.


McIlroy: I dreamed of being a great golfer, not to be famous

Rory McIlroy was ranked 15th in ESPN's Fame 100 Index but fame is not something the Irishman coveted, nor really ever dreamt of. He only wanted to be known for his golf.

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ESPN Fame 100: Who will be the biggest sport stars in five years time?

As ESPN reveals its 2018 World Fame 100 index, we have a punt at whose star will be shining brightest in the UK in five years' time.

World Fame 100's Most-Famous Women Athletes

ESPN researched the 100 most famous athletes on the planet. espnW wants you to meet the top 10 women athletes who had the social following and endorsements to make the cut.


ESPN Fame 100: Know your athletes

We asked fans from around the globe if they could identify athletes in the ESPN World Fame top 100.


Warriors irked, but confident ahead of Game 5

Despite losing Game 4 at home, the Golden State Warriors like their chances ahead of Game 5 against the Rockets on Thursday in Houston.

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Iguodala (leg) 'better,' still questionable for G5

Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr said Andre Iguodala's bruised lower left leg was "feeling a little better" Wednesday, but he was listed as questionable along with Klay Thompson (knee) for Thursday's Western Conference finals Game 5.

NBA playoff predictions: Who are the new Finals favorites?

Will the Rockets or Warriors advance as they face a pivotal Game 5? Our panel predicts the outcome.

Max: 'Rockets are going to go up 3-2'

Max Kellerman expects Houston to defend home court and take a one-game advantage after Game 5.


Barkley thinks Rockets can win series

Charles Barkley says the Houston-Golden State series will be decided by the winner of Game 5.

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  • The unthinkable fate of Chapecoense

    In November 2016, Brazilian underdogs Chapecoense boarded a plane to play in the game of their lives. Instead, their biggest moment turned into a tragedy no one can forget.

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