Manchester City retained their slender advantage over Liverpool as the Premier League title contenders both enjoyed vital wins over the weekend.
City’s 5-1 thrashing of Watford left Roy Hodgson’s side ever closer to the drop, while Liverpool’s win over Everton in the Merseyside derby ensured their local rivals remained in the bottom three following Burnley’s win over Wolves.
Elsewhere, Tyson Fury retained his WBC heavyweight title via a sixth-round stoppage of Dillian Whyte, Max Verstappen won the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix and defending champion Mark Selby lost the longest frame in Crucible history as he crashed out of the World Snooker Championship.
Here, the PA news agency takes a look back at the sporting weekend in pictures.
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Kylian Mbappe has confirmed that we will know by the end of the month where he will be playing his football next season. With Erling Haaland's switch to Manchester City confirmed, all eyes are now on Mbappe who is out of contract in the summer. The French superstar was crowned Ligue 1 Player of the Year for the third time on Sunday, but understandably all questions were about his future. The 23-year-old is keeping everyone waiting, even the clubs themselves - with current club Paris Saint-Germain battling with Spanish giants Real Madrid to secure his signature. But Mbappe insists that he still hasn't made his decision - despite both clubs claiming they are confident of landing him.
Ajax players have thanked outgoing manager Erik ten Hag in a touching video as the Dutchman begins work at Manchester United. Ten Hag bids farewell to the Dutch giants having led the team to six trophies, including three Eredivise titles, and a Champions League semi-final since being appointed in December 2017. Ten Hag has terminated his Ajax contract six weeks early and skipped the club's end-of-season break to get straight to work at Old Trafford.
Everton forward Richarlison blasted Sky Sports pundit Jamie Carragher after Frank Lampard’s side confirmed their Premier League safety by beating Crystal Palace on Thursday night. Richarlison had drawn the teams level after Palace raced into a two-goal lead in the first-half and appeared to respond to Carragher’s tweet about him earlier in the night.