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Rooney: FA Cup win can spur United on - with or without Van Gaal

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The captain believes the young players in the Red Devils squad will be motivated to pick up more silverware in the wake of Saturday's win, regardless of who is in charge



Captain Wayne Rooney said Manchester United's FA Cup triumph on Saturday will lift the whole club, regardless of whether or not Louis van Gaal remains in charge.

Van Gaal's first piece of silverware at United may not be enough to keep him in the job for the third and final year of his contract, with reports suggesting he will be replaced by former Chelsea and Real Madrid boss Jose Mourinho imminently.

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Copa Del Rey Report : Barcelona 2-0 Sevilla (AET) - Messi masterclass seals double for Luis Enrique's men

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Jordi Alba and Neymar took advantage of two sensational passes from the No. 10 to settle an uncompromising showpiece, after both teams had been reduced to 10 men



Lionel Messi proved Barcelona's hero in the Copa del Rey final, as the Argentine laid on both of his side's goals to seal a 2-0 victory over Sevilla at the Vicente Calderon.

Luis Enrique's side just managed to outlast Madrid pair Atletico and Real to defend their title in La Liga and it was another feat of endurance to see off Sevilla at the Vicente Calderon.

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Friendlies : England 2-1 Turkey - Kane & Vardy fire Three Lions to victory

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The Tottenham striker opened the scoring early on before his Leicester City counterpart fired home in the late stages to get their Euro 2016 preparations off to a good start



Jamie Vardy spared Harry Kane's blushes as his late winner ensured England started their preparations for Euro 2016 with a 2-1 win over Turkey at the Etihad Stadium.

Tottenham striker Kane had put England into an early lead in Manchester, only for Hakan Calhanoglu to restore parity in the 13th minute.

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FA Cup glory all that matters for Van Gaal


The under-fire Dutchman says he will settle for an untidy win over playing attractive football in Saturday's domestic final against Alan Pardew's charges at Wembley.

Louis van Gaal will settle for a scrappy victory over "beautiful goals" as he aims to win a first trophy with Manchester United in Saturday's FA Cup final.

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Liverpool and Sevilla charged by Uefa for Europa League crowd trouble

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The clashes between a small number of fans were broken up by police, who provided some segregation



Liverpool and Sevilla have been charged by Uefa for "crowd disturbances" at the Europa League final.

Rival supporters clashed before kick-off at St Jakob-Park in Basel, after some Liverpool fans obtained tickets in the non-segregated Sevilla end.

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