ImageToni Stone, left, the first woman to play big-league pro baseball, and April Matthis, who portrays her in a new Off Broadway play.But with a new Off Broadway play, “Toni Stone,” now in previews, the playwright Lydia R.
Sports|Nations League Seeks Foothold in Crowded Soccer LandscapeImagePortugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo celebrated the second goal of his hat trick in a 3-1 victory against Switzerland on Wednesday in a Nations League semifinal.So you may have missed another competition that will wrap up this week: the new Nations League.
Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThousands enjoy Liverpool's Champions League victory parade Hundreds of thousands of Liverpool fans have celebrated the club's historic Champions League win at a parade through the city.Jurgen Klopp's team became champions of Europe for a sixth time when they beat Tottenham Hotspur 2-0 in Madrid.
ImageLiverpool celebrate with the trophy after winning the Champions League Final.ImageLiverpool Manager Jürgen Klopp won his first Champions League title after two earlier defeats.
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ImageLiverpool Manager Jürgen Klopp tried to help his players clear their heads before the Champions League final on Saturday.He thought, night and day, about Madrid, about Tottenham Hotspur, and about the Champions League final.
On the eve of Spurs v Liverpool we are joined in Madrid by the Burnley manager Sean Dyche Show more We are building up to one of the biggest matches in English football history with Mark Pougatch, Chris Sutton and the Burnley manager Sean Dyche.Should Mauricio Pochettino play Harry Kane from the first minute?
Chelsea win the Europa League, and Eden Hazard says he's leaving.Lee Dixon, Andy Townsend, Pat Nevin and Alan Pardew pore over what this means for the future of this Chelsea squad with Eden Hazard admitting after that he's off.
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Sports|Lyon Routs Barcelona to Win Fourth Straight Women’s Champions League TitleLyon, the gold standard in women’s club soccer, scored four times in the first 30 minutes and earned its sixth European crown since 2011.It was also Lyon’s sixth Champions League crown in nine seasons, enhancing the team’s reputation as perhaps the most dominant team in sports.
Even the suggestion of a ban would be a stinging rebuke for Manchester City and its Gulf owners, who celebrated a fourth Premier League title in eight seasons on Sunday.It remains unclear if any Champions League ban, if levied, would be enforced next season or in the 2020-21 campaign.
A single game remained in the Premier League season.ImagePep Guardiola, front, thought Manchester City had handed the Premier League title to Jürgen Klopp’s Liverpool in January.
ImageManchester City claimed its second straight Premier League title on Sunday.ImagePep Guardiola added a second Premier League title to the earlier trophies he won at Barcelona and Bayern Munich.
You need one to watch live TV on any channel or device, and BBC programmes on iPlayer.A dodgy second half to the season is nothing compared to what Hughton achieved with the club.
But that won't stop over 30,000 fans with tickets - and many without - trying to get there.He said: "Hiking up prices by 683% for return flights to Madrid is quite simply profiteering from the passion of football fans.
ImageTottenham Hotspur is in the Champions League final for the first time.Now called the Champions League, this year’s final will once again determine the top club team in Europe.
ImageSmall clubs like Ajax would find it extremely difficult to play their way into the Champions League under a proposal being pushed by Europe’s richest teams.Ajax’s journey, which began in the summer qualifying rounds and was ended by an injury-time goal in the semifinals on Wednesday, was the kind of puncher’s chance that every small club dreams of in the Champions League.
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On SoccerImageAjax’s Donny van de Beek scored the only goal in his club’s first-leg win at Tottenham.The ball rolled back to de Jong.
77 minsPost updateTottenham 0-1 AjaxAndre Onana is taking that long on goalkicks I could make a brew in between.Getty ImagesCopyright: Getty Images74 minsPost updateTottenham 0-1 AjaxDonny van de Beek, Dusan Tadic and David Neres start to pass the ball around with some more whip.