The former Barca and Bayern Munich coach was on a six-man shortlist, along with Liverpool's Jurgen Klopp, Sean Dyche of Burnley , Nuno Espirito Santo of Wolves, Cardiff's Neil Warnock and John Coleman of Accrington Stanley. Pep Guardiola thinks runaway champions Manchester City can improve their performances but not their points tally next season following a breathtaking climax to a record-breaking campaign.
Napoli will finish the Serie A season in second spot after defeating Sampdoria 2-0 in the penultimate round of matches on Sunday evening. "The manager demonstrated that he is great and I think our relationship can go on". Juventus had early chances with Edin Dzeko firing over, a Lorenzo Pellegrini shot flying wide and Aleksandar Kolarov's free-kick hitting the side-netting.
The 35-year-old, who seemed a shoo-in for the Hall of Fame, spent nine seasons with the Yankees, helping them to a World Series in 2009. Dee Gordon says that he is ready to play second base for the Seattle Mariners while Robinson Cano is out.
He finished with 25 tackles, two interceptions and eight pass deflections in seven games for Washington , and agreed to a new six-year, $55 million contract in the offseason. He made the third of his three Pro Bowls that season. Hall mentioned that it was a dream of his to make the Hall of Fame, and that because of the way the back half of his career played out, he knows he still has work to do to get there.
There were chants in support of manager Rafa Benitez and an incredible Wor Flags banner in the Gallowgate End. Newcastle comfortably beat Chelsea at St James' Park. "Yes, before you got the job of Chelsea Football Club you must have done your due diligence - you know Chelsea as a football club they don't keep managers more than two or three years".
He barely made the cut line, yet Tiger Woods put on an impressive display during a front nine 32 on Sunday, briefly getting to within four of the lead and looking like he might put pressure on Simpson. Simpson called Tesori "the mayor" because of his local ties, saying, "He can't get from the putting green to the range without getting stopped a few times".
On the day of the murders, the children's mother, Marina Krim , arrived back at their Upper West Side apartment with her third child to find Lucia and Leo dead in her blood-soaked bathroom. "As Nessie grows up, she will be asking Kevin and me deep, unanswerable questions about life that most parents avoid talking about with their kids", Marina Krim said.
Ultimately, Vegas clapped back with their own quick start to take Game Two in a similar fashion to Winnipeg's Game 1 victory. "Maybe we showed the hockey world we deserve to be here". The visitors made it 2-0 with 2:38 left in the period when Smith stripped Connor in the neutral zone, leading to a breakaway for Marchessault, who made no mistake through Hellebuyck's pads for his fifth.
Boston is 12-1 in series finales this season, winning its past six. One out later, Martin added an RBI single to get Toronto within 4-3. Boston also maintained a share of the best record in the majors with the Yankees, who beat Oakland on Sunday.
Fulham will be making it to Wembley for the first time in 43 years, where the face the victor of the game between Aston Villa and Middlesborough. Mitrovic joined Fulham on loan from Newcastle United during the January transfer window, and the centre-forward has netted 12 Championship goals in the second half of the campaign.
I just want to wish this group of players well and the staff who are coming in. Greeted by headlines asking 'Arsene who?' when he was hired in 1996, Wenger departs firmly established as Arsenal's greatest manager. The 24-year-old instead believes the prospect of playing in the Champions League at their new ground will be a big pulling factor in attracting new recruits this summer.
As was revealed last week, Rooney is on the verge of joining MLS side DC United in a deal worth around £12.5 million. "The season has finished, I'm going to have a meeting with (owner) Farhad (Moshiri) this week and then I'm going on my holidays".
The Rockets are perhaps the best-suited team in the National Basketball Association to match up with the "Death lineup", but the Warriors would be in a golden position to take control of the series. He constantly hunted out switches, with Curry and Kevon Looney the usual targets. "He can shoot over anybody, so we've got to do a better job of being physical".
Southampton can now relax and hopefully look forward to a much stronger campaign in August after what will be an interesting summer of in-comings and out-goings. You can always improve individual players. "We didn't play 38 games perfectly but most of the time we were better than our opponents". "But in terms of playing football, yes".
Neymar scored 19 league goals and set up another 13 in only 20 games for French champion PSG. The Parisian side shelled out £196 million for the transfer of Neymar , stunning the world of football as they activated a clause in the player's contract allowing him the opportunity to depart Barcelona.
Bale put the burners on to race on to a through ball from Luka Modric and fire his side into the lead with a thumping low finish. The Welshman opened the scoring after just 13 minutes, but it was second after a half hour that will fan the flames ahead of Madrid's Champions League tilt against Liverpool in two weeks time.
Whether they can or can't is another matter. Despite the claims of a deal having been struck, Toffees manager Sam Allardyce insists that Rooney wants to stay and believes that no-such deal is in place. "If you watch Lionel Messi play football in a live game you can not believe how many times he stands still in a football match. He can play in a couple of roles, he's a brilliant goalscorer and I still think he has got more to give".
Injury aside, deGrom has been excellent in 2018. "I was surprised when the sun came up", manager Mickey Callaway said before the game. They fell behind in that game by a score of 1-0 in the first, but that was all the offense they allowed in the game as Steven Matz and the pen shutdown the Phils the rest of the way.
Both games will stream on the WatchESPN app. Arizona State (43-11) is the No. 8 national seed and will meet New Mexico State (29-22) in the opening round. Hosting an NCAA regional has always been the goal for these Gamecocks. "This year, if we can continue to do what we're doing, it's a reality for us".
He went on to claim the UFC light-heavyweight title in the second of his three fights opposite Couture, but would relinquish the title to the American seven months later. Mackenzie Dern (right, delivering a high kick at Ashley Yoder at UFC 222 in Las Vegas in March) is a 25-year-old, multi-time Brazilian jiu jitsu world champion with a ideal 6-0 record.
Boateng on target on 9′. But Levante, against the odds, took the game to the La Liga giants, with Boateng earning a hattrick and Enis Bardhi scoring. Coutinho though found the target, with a deflected drive following a surging run from Gerard Pique, who had replaced the injured Thomas Vermaelen. The fifth goal woke up Barca, however, and the champions suddenly came out fighting with three goals in the space of 12 minutes.
Deepak Hooda connected a few towards the end. But what's important is to learn from those games, and hopefully the bowlers have done that. Shane Watson gave Rayudu good support with the Australian striking 57 and the duo putting on 134 for the first wicket to get the run-chase off to the ideal start for the men in yellow.
Dutch left back Van Aanholt then completed a marvellous team move by rounding goalkeeper Ben Foster to score the second eight minutes later, inflicting a first defeat on West Brom in six games since caretaker manager Darren Moore took over at the start of April.
Alonso admitted the result left him with mixed feelings, happy that McLaren has taken a step forward but aware that the gap to the front is still significant. "In another way, this auto, is supposed to be the Australian Grand Prix package", he told Sky . In another way, this vehicle is supposed to be the Australian Grand Prix package and that delay on bringing the first improvements and having them not in the first race, having them here, probably put us in a hard position in the first couple ...
Jamaica's world and Olympic champion Omar McLeod won in his first 110m hurdles race of the year, clocking 13.16 to equal the world lead and finish ahead of Spain's Orlando Ortega with 13.17. It was his first meet since his injury. Wycliffe Kinyamal set a personal best in the 800, out-sprinting fellow Kenyan Jonathan Kitilit on the home straight with a time of 1.43.91.