Afternoon Report: May 2

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Chelsea face Newcastle in the Premier League tonight, with both sides battling for a top four finish and Champions League qualification.

The Blues of course can qualify for the competition next season if they beat Bayern Munich in the Champions League final later this month.

But Chelsea, who are without Gary Cahill and David Luiz in defence, will be looking to finish as high as possible in the league - just in case.

Elsewhere tonight, Tottenham travel to Bolton, looking to maintain their position in the fourth and close the gap on third placed Arsenal to one point.


In today's transfer news, Nemanja Vidic's agent has rubbished rumours the United captain will join Italian giants Juventus this summer. (Sky Sports)

Liverpool are facing competition from AC Milan for Barcelona midfielder Seydou Keita, who looks set to leave the Camp Nou this summer. (talkSPORT)

And finally, Barcelona are ready to step up the chase for Athletic Bilbao forward Fernando Llorente - also a target for City and Spurs. (

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