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Bayern Munich should beat Bayer Leverkusen in German Cup final, but Havertz and Co. have hope

[ad_1] Saturday sees the German season conclude when Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich and Bayer Leverkusen, who finished fifth, meet in the German Cup final at Berlin's Olympiastadion (2 p.m. ET; ESPN2/ESPN Deportes). Gab Marcotti breaks down the game. The pregame form and vibe...For the second straight year -- and 13th in the Bundesliga era -- Bayern Munich are looking to do the League and Cup Double (and, perhaps, make it
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Corey LaJoie’s car to sport ‘Trump 2020’ scheme for 9 NASCAR Cup Series races

[ad_1] The NASCAR Cup Series car driven by Corey LaJoie will have a "Trump 2020" paint scheme for nine races, including Sunday's Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, following a sponsorship by a political action committee.Patriots of America PAC, which is supporting the reelection bid of President Donald Trump, will sponsor the No. 32 Ford Mustang, which is owned by Go Fas Racing and will have a red, white and
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NWSL Challenge Cup a return to normalcy and a chance for change

[ad_1] World Cup winner Abby Dahlkemper is currently competing in the NWSL Challenge Cup with two-time defending league champion North Carolina Courage. The monthlong tournament now underway in Utah marks the return of professional team sports leagues in the United States after sports were halted worldwide because of the coronavirus pandemic. The former NWSL defender of the year agreed to share her perspective on life in the bubble in Utah
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FA Cup semifinals: Manchester United-Chelsea; Arsenal-Manchester City

[ad_1] 2:33 PM ETESPNFacebookTwitterFacebook MessengerPinterestEmailManchester United will square off with Chelsea while Manchester City will face Arsenal as the draw for the FA Cup semifinals was revealed on Sunday.The semifinal round will be played July 18-19 with the final being contested on Aug. 1. The games are scheduled to be held at Wembley Stadium.- Stream FA Cup matches on ESPN+ (U.S. only)- Insider Notebook: Zidane-Bale rift gets real; Utd eye
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Arsenal can’t allow another FA Cup run to obscure the club’s desperate need for squad overhaul

[ad_1] It is open to debate as to whether the FA Cup has been a blessing or a curse for Arsenal in recent years. But after reaching the semifinals for the 30th time on Sunday, following a dramatic late win at Sheffield United, the sense of the competition giving the Gunners the opportunity to paper over the cracks was inescapable once more.Clearly, winning is always better than losing, no matter
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Kevin Harvick wins at Pocono for first time in Cup career

[ad_1] LONG POND, Pa. -- Kevin Harvick snapped an 0-for-38 drought at Pocono Raceway, taking the checkered flag Saturday on one of three tracks where victory had eluded him.Harvick won the first of two NASCAR Cup races in front of no fans this weekend at Pocono and will start 20th on Sunday, with the field set by inverting the lead-lap finishers.The 44-year-old California driver has won at every active track
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NASCAR to run Trucks, Xfinity Series, Cup Series tripleheader at Pocono on Sunday

[ad_1] LONG POND, Pa. -- NASCAR is set for a tripleheader of racing at Pocono Raceway from three national series on Sunday.NASCAR says it's the first time three NASCAR National Series races will be raced on the same day at the same track. It will be the fifth time three NASCAR National Series races will be run on the same day, but the previous occasions took place at different tracks.Rain
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Norwich defeat to Man United in FA Cup suffered without magic of packed Carrow Road

[ad_1] There was no sense of magic in the air -- just the smell of hand sanitiser. Manchester United were made to work devilishly hard to book their place in the FA Cup semifinals, but as they secured a 2-1 extra-time win over Norwich City at Carrow Road, it was hard to escape the notion that this competition will prove to be the one that suffers most from an absence
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Maguire, Ighalo lead Man United into FA Cup semifinals after frustrating team display

[ad_1] 3:24 PM ETRob DawsonCorrespondent Harry Maguire scored an extra time winner as Manchester United edged past Norwich, 2-1, and into the semifinals of the FA Cup.Maguire found the net from close range with just two minutes remaining of a tight tie at Carrow Road. After a dismal first half, Odion Ighalo put United ahead before Todd Cantwell sent the game into extra time with an equaliser on 75 minutes.
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Premier League big guns all want the FA Cup; would an Arsenal loss be a shock?

[ad_1] The FA Cup returns this weekend (stream games live on ESPN+) and, from the 736 teams who registered for a shot at the oldest club competition in the world back at the start of this elongated season, just eight remain.There's a familiar feeling to the quarterfinal draw, which was meant to take place in March but was postponed because of COVID-19. For the first time since the 2005-06 campaign,