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LIVE NFL SU­PER BOWL 51, SKY SPORT 1, SUN­DAY 10PM

The New Eng­land Pa­tri­ots reached a record ninth Su­per Bowl with a 36-17 vic­tory over the Pitts­burgh Steel­ers.

Quar­ter­back Tom Brady threw a fran­chise play-off best of 384 yards as the four-time cham­pi­ons won the AFC Cham­pi­onship game - their ninth con­sec­u­tive vic­tory.

Chris Ho­gan scored two touch­downs and Julian Edel­man added eight re­cep­tions.

They will face the At­lanta Fal­cons in Hous­ton, af­ter they thrashed the Green Bay Pack­ers 44-21 to reach their sec­ond Su­per Bowl.

New Eng­land are at­tempt­ing to win their fifth NFL ti­tle with Brady at quar­ter­back and Bill Belichick as coach, while the lat­ter’s sev­enth ap­pear­ance in a Su­per Bowl will be a record for a head coach.

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