Peter Hall

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30 May 2019 | 3:34 PM

Hudson-Odoi can fill void Hazard could leave at Chelsea - Luiz

BAKU (Reuters) - Chelsea defender David Luiz said Callum Hudson-Odoi can fill the void a potential Eden Hazard departure could leave at Stamford Bridge, while praising manager Maurizio Sarri after the club's Europa League triumph.

30 May 2019 | 2:23 PM

Emery hints at potential departures to continue to rebuild at Arsenal

BAKU (Reuters) - Some players may need to leave Arsenal as part of the team's rebuilding effort, manager Unai Emery said after their 4-1 thrashing by Chelsea in the Europa League final in Baku.

30 May 2019 | 2:25 AM

Arsenal fan stopped by police searching for Mkhitaryan's name

BAKU (Reuters) - An Arsenal fan was stopped by Azerbaijani police searching for supporters bearing the name of Henrikh Mkhitaryan on their shirts or flags ahead of the Europa League final against Chelsea in Baku on Wednesday.

28 May 2019 | 11:56 PM

Emery planning 'important' Cech send off even if he does not play

BAKU (Reuters) - Arsenal manager Unai Emery has not decided whether Petr Cech will play in the Europa League final against Chelsea on Wednesday, but he said he is still planning an "important" send off for the goalkeeper.

28 May 2019 | 11:30 PM

Baku or bust: Fans defy high prices to trek to Europa League final

BAKU (Reuters) - Many Arsenal and Chelsea fans have been put off making the long and expensive trip to Azerbaijan to follow their teams in the Europa League final, but one father and his son have just completed an adventurous seven-day voyage to make it to Baku.

24 May 2019 | 12:28 AM

Morgan manages great expectations, Finch praises England

LONDON (Reuters) - England captain Eoin Morgan believes the expectation on his side to win the Cricket World Cup for the first time is to be expected given their form, but said producing the goods when it really matters represents a very different challenge.

23 May 2019 | 11:33 PM

'World class' Archer will excite for England, says Kohli

LONDON (Reuters) - India captain Virat Kohli said "world class" England fast bowler Jofra Archer can be the X factor that gives the Cricket World Cup hosts an additional edge in the tournament.

7 May 2019 | 7:11 AM

Kompany ignored advice to put Manchester City on verge of title

MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) - Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany said he ignored calls "not to shoot" from his team mates as he fired in from long range to earn his side a crucial 1-0 win over Leicester City in the Premier League on Monday.

5 May 2019 | 11:15 PM

Man Utd's top-four hopes over after draw at Huddersfield

May 5 (Reuters) - Manchester United's hopes of a Premier League top-four finish were ended after they were held to a 1-1 draw by bottom side Huddersfield Town at the John Smith's Stadium on Sunday.

5 May 2019 | 12:17 AM

Pochettino defiant as poor Tottenham form continues

(Reuters) - Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino remained defiant despite his side preparing for their Champions League semi-final second leg against Ajax Amsterdam in disjointed fashion as they had two men sent off in a 1-0 defeat by Bournemouth.