Gold Cup 2019

Grp D, US vs Guyana: Beware the small, tenacious predator

June 17 – The US and Guyana have never played each other before. Guyana have never even made it to a Gold Cup final tournament until now. The US are playing in their 15th finals and looking to retain their title won in 2015. On the face it you wouldn’t hold out much hope for the Guyanans.

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Pochettino says it will be emotional, Kane is ‘ready to go’, only Liverpool stand in the way

By Andrew Warshaw

May 31 – They are the underdogs with the bookmakers, are in unchartered territory and face a side desperate to make up for the pain of 12 months ago. But as the old cliché goes – or two clichés to be precise – it’s 11 versus 11 and anything can happen on the day when Tottenham Hotspur take on firm favourites Liverpool for Champions League glory on Saturday.

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More fizzle than sizzle as Chelsea dump Arsenal in Baku

By Samindra Kunti in Baku, Azerbaijan

May 30 – Chelsea demolished London rivals Arsenal to win the Europa League 4-1 after a soporific first-half and a 23-minute second-half onslaught that left Arsenal reeling and reflecting on a failed season. The North Londoners will miss out on Champions League football for a fourth consecutive season. 

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