Premier League

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  • Leicester City's path to Premier League glory aided by abdication

    The Foxes richly deserve their Premier League crown, but the struggles of the bigger clubs certainly didn't make things harder.

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  • Champions League Live: Follow the semifinal second legs

    The final four of Europe's top club competition will be reduced to two after the semifinal second legs: Atletico Madrid at Bayern Munich and Manchester City at Real Madrid.

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  • The Bargain Hunter - Week 37

    Andrew Gastelum offers his bargain picks for your Premier League fantasy team for the upcoming gameweek.

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  • Cole set to swap Coventry for Tampa Bay Rowdies in NASL

    (Reuters) - Former Chelsea and Liverpool midfielder Joe Cole is set to leave Coventry City and join Tampa Bay Rowdies in the North American Soccer League. The 34-year-old joined Coventry on a free transfer from Aston Villa in January after completing a loan spell at the League One (third-tier)…

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  • Monday Morning Manager - WK36

    Neal Thurman congratulates Leicester City on their title and cautions against believing in a "next Leicester City" this summer.

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  • STORY WITHDRAWN: Soccer-Leicester triumph is why we love football, says Messi

    LONDON (Reuters) - This story is being withdrawn as the tweet attributed to Lionel Messi was from an unofficial account. There will not be a substitute story.

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  • Forsooth! Joy for Richard III as Leicester shock world

    By Ossian Shine LONDON (Reuters) - There was no shortage of superlatives on Tuesday after little Leicester City were crowned champions of the world's richest soccer league. A Bangkok monk said the power of Buddhism had lifted the Thai-owned club to victory, while some fans closer to home gave…

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  • Leicester stand to gain up to $365 million windfall

    (Reuters) - Leicester City have the chance of making anything between 150 million pounds ($220 million) and 250 million pounds ($365 million) from their sensational Premier League triumph, according to sports marketing experts. The city of Leicester in England's Midlands should also expect to…

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  • Leicester cannot repeat their title glory - Ranieri

    (Reuters) - Claudio Ranieri warned Leicester City fans, who were still in dreamland on Tuesday following their side's "unbelievable" Premier League triumph, that a repeat next season could not happen. The Foxes' Italian manager, talking for the first time since Leicester's victory was sealed on…

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  • Leicester's Premier League fairytale makes papers worldwide

    (Reuters) - Leicester City's remarkable Premier League triumph after starting the season as 5,000-1 outsiders to win the title made the pages of the press around the world on Tuesday. Leicester clinched the English league title for the first time in their 132-year history on Monday night when…

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  • Tottenham lose their heads and title chances

    Tottenham Hotspur lost their cool and their Premier League title hopes as they let slip a two-goal lead at Chelsea to draw a stormy London derby 2-2 on Monday. Comfortably ahead at halftime with goals from Harry Kane and Son Heung-min, Spurs were on course for a first win at Stamford Bridge in 26…

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  • Soccer-Leicester triumph is why we love football, says Messi

    By Mitch Phillips LONDON (Reuters) - Lionel Messi spoke for the great and the good of world soccer, not to mention millions of grassroots fans, when he acclaimed Leicester City’s extraordinary Premier League triumph by tweeting: “The reason why we all love football. Congratulations" FIFA…

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  • British soccer team Leicester celebrates 5,000-1 title success

    By Martyn Herman LONDON (Reuters) - Leicester City's Premier League title dream became reality on Monday when one of the greatest sporting fairytales reached its conclusion in west London where chasing Tottenham Hotspur were held 2-2 by Chelsea. The result provoked an outpouring of celebration in…

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  • Chelsea fightback ends Tottenham title bid

    Tottenham Hotspur's hopes of a first victory over Chelsea at Stamford Bridge in 26 years disappeared as a 2-2 draw left Leicester City celebrating the Premier League title on Monday. Tottenham, needing to win to take the title race to the penultimate weekend of the season, were deservedly ahead at…

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