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Mertesacker: Defender returns to inspire Arsenal's cup glory
Mertesacker Defender returns to inspire Arsenal's cup glory

Over a year after Per Mertesacker's last Arsenal start, the German defender came in from the cold to inspire his side's dramatic FA Cup final victory over Chelsea on Saturday.

Football·28.05.2017

Manchester Attack: UK lowers threat level as bomber photos released
Manchester Attack UK lowers threat level as bomber photos released

The move to scale back the threat level from critical to severe was announced by Prime Minister Theresa May.

International·28.05.2017

Aaron Ramsey: Midfielder fires Wenger to record seventh FA Cup
Aaron Ramsey Midfielder fires Wenger to record seventh FA Cup

Aaron Ramsey scored a 79th-minute header to earn Arsenal a stunning 2-1 win over Double-chasing Chelsea on Saturday and deliver embattled manager Arsene Wenger a record seventh FA Cup.

Football·28.05.2017

Arsenal 2-1 Chelsea: Aaron Ramsey wins gripping FA Cup final for Arsenal
Arsenal 2-1 Chelsea Aaron Ramsey wins gripping FA Cup final for Arsenal

Aaron Ramsey was the FA Cup final hero once again as the Welshman scores memorable late winner at Wembley Stadium

Sports·27.05.2017

FA Cup: Arsenal beat 10-man Chelsea to claim Wembley victory
FA Cup Arsenal beat 10-man Chelsea to claim Wembley victory

Aaron Ramsey scored the winning goal after Diego Costa’s equalizer cancelled out Alexis Sanchez's controversial lead.

Football·27.05.2017

Strategy: Take an inside look at the offices of Facebook, Twitter, and 9 more high-profile employers
Strategy Take an inside look at the offices of Facebook, Twitter, and 9 more high-profile employers

Here's a look inside the offices of Facebook, LinkedIn, Uber, Spotify, Kickstarter, Etsy, Twitter, Adobe, and more.

Strategy·27.05.2017

Conte: Wenger deserves to stay at Arsenal, says Chelsea's manager
Conte Wenger deserves to stay at Arsenal, says Chelsea's manager

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte does not believe Saturday's meeting with Arsenal in the FA Cup final will be Arsene Wenger's last game as manager of the north London club.

Football·27.05.2017

French Ligue 1: Monaco's Silva to join Man City
French Ligue 1 Monaco's Silva to join Man City

Manchester City began their campaign to snatch the Premier League title from Chelsea next season when they signed Portuguese playmaker Bernardo Silva from French champions Monaco in a deal reported to be worth almost 50 million euros on Friday.

Football·27.05.2017

Politics: Evacuation in Moss Side, Manchester as anti-terror investigation continues
Politics Evacuation in Moss Side, Manchester as anti-terror investigation continues

Police investigations into the terror attack that killed 22 and injured 120 are ongoing.

Politics·27.05.2017

Wenger: Manager invokes spirit of 2005 in FA Cup history bid
Wenger Manager invokes spirit of 2005 in FA Cup history bid

History-chasing Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger believes his team will upset the form book and overcome their defensive injury crisis by beating Double hopefuls Chelsea in Saturday's FA Cup final.

Football·27.05.2017

FA Cup: Clean-living Conte keen for Wembley cigar
FA Cup Clean-living Conte keen for Wembley cigar

Health-conscious Chelsea manager Antonio Conte plans to indulge himself with some champagne and a cigar if his side succeed in overcoming Arsenal in Saturday's FA Cup final.

Football·27.05.2017

Mertesecker: Defender ready for final despite lack of game time
Mertesecker Defender ready for final despite lack of game time

Per Mertesacker has revealed he will go into Arsenal's FA Cup final against Double-chasing Chelsea without a single minute of reserve-team football following a serious knee injury.

Football·27.05.2017

FA Cup: Five classic tournament finals
FA Cup Five classic tournament finals

Prior to Arsenal's meeting with Chelsea in Saturday's FA Cup final at Wembley, AFP Sport selects five of the best finals from the world's oldest domestic cup tournament:

Football·27.05.2017

FA Cup: Five memorable tournament final goals
FA Cup Five memorable tournament final goals

Ahead of Saturday's Wembley shootout between London rivals Arsenal and Chelsea, AFP Sport recalls five classic FA Cup final goals:

Football·27.05.2017

FA Cup: Attack sparks robust security for final and other sporting events
FA Cup Attack sparks robust security for final and other sporting events

Armed police looked on as thousands watched the Great CityGames in the centre of Manchester on Friday just days after a suicide bomb at a pop concert claimed 22 lives and wounded dozens.

Football·27.05.2017

Premier League

Pos Team Pld Goals Pts
1 Chelsea 38 85:33 93
2 Tottenham 38 86:26 86
3 Manchester City 38 80:39 78
4 Liverpool 38 78:42 76
5 Arsenal 38 77:44 75
6 Manchester United 38 54:29 69
7 Everton 38 62:44 61
8 Southampton 38 41:48 46
9 AFC Bournemouth 38 55:67 46
10 West Bromwich 38 43:51 45
11 West Ham 38 47:64 45
12 Leicester City 38 48:63 44
13 Stoke 38 41:56 44
14 Crystal Palace 38 50:63 41
15 Swansea 38 45:70 41
16 FC Burnley 38 39:55 40
17 FC Watford 38 40:68 40
18 Hull City 38 37:80 34
19 FC Middlesbrough 38 27:53 28
20 Sunderland 38 29:69 24

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