LONDON (AP) — Premier League champion Chelsea has called off its victory parade because of the attack in Manchester. Chelsea says it would be inappropriate to hold a parade in London this weekend following Monday's bombing at a concert in Manchester. MORE The club says "given the heightened security threat announced by the government, and recognizing that this is a developing situation, we have given this careful consideration." Chelsea also says it does not want to divert emergency services. English champions traditionally celebrate by driving through the city streets on an open top bus, with players holding trophies and waving to fans.
When Ernesto Valverde joined Athletic Bilbao, he inherited a broken squad with players whose confidence had been damaged by the exhausting coaching style of Marcelo Bielsa. Barcelona has already stated they will announce their new manager on May 29. Here are all the Champions League goals of the week from this season.
Did you think the Wilfried Zaha to Tottenham Hotspur rumors were dead? Well, maybe not. Today, Guardian football reporter Ed Aarons tweeted that, contrary to prior reports, Spurs maybe aren’t yet willing to give up on the idea of bringing Zaha to North London when the transfer window opens. So, some quick history: just a few days ago, reports emerged (also in the Guardian) that Zaha was ready to commit his future to Crystal Palace by signing a new five year contract worth £110k/week. That’s nearly double his salary, and a very good deal for him, even if it does mean staying at a London club that is unlikely to make the Champions League anytime soon. Ed Aarons’ tweet emerges as Crystal Palace