Bittersweet return for Ronaldo as Portugal beaten by Sweden in Madeira, Russia fight back against Belgium

29 Mar

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  Portugal 2 Sweden 3 Cristiano Ronaldo had a bittersweet homecoming.  The Real Madrid star was playing for Portugal in his hometown of Funchal on the Madeira Islands for the first time, and marked the occasion by scoring the opener in the 18th minute to take his tally of international goals to 71. It tied […]

BREXIT BEGINS! Theresa May SIGNS OFF on letter officially triggering Article 50

29 Mar

She will say that those ambitions should unite the country and that people should no longer be defined by whether they voted Leave or Remain in the referendum last year “but by our determination to make a success of the result”. Amid fears the UK may be split by pro-EU Scotland and Northern Ireland seeking […]

Zlatan Ibrahimovic drops hint over Manchester United future: Jose Mourinho will be pleased

29 Mar

Speaking at an event for his range of Zlatan fragrances Ibrahimovic confirmed that talks were ongoing about his future, he said: “Let’s see what happens, we are talking. “I have an option for another year, I want to do great as long as I’m here, so let us see, there is a lot of time.” […]

Accrington Stanley 2-0 Cambridge Utd: Match Report

29 Mar

Shay McCartan scores again as Accrington continue unbeaten run Shay McCartan fired home his fourth goal in three games to keep Accrington’s slim Sky Bet League Two play-off hopes alive and hurt Cambridge’s in a 2-0 win. Stanley made it 11 games […]

AFC Wimbledon 3-1 Rochdale: Match Report

29 Mar

AFC Wimbledon ease past 10-man Rochdale Three goals in five second-half minutes propelled AFC Wimbledon to a 3-1 victory over 10-man Rochdale at Kingsmeadow. At the end of a goalless first half, Keith Keane picked up his second yellow card to leave […]

West Ham United FC news: Slaven Bilic will NOT be offered new contract this summer – reports

29 Mar

Slaven Bilic will not be offered a new West Ham contract at the end of this season, according to reports. The Hammers have struggled this season, winning just nine of 29 Premier League matches to sit 12th heading into the final stages of the campaign. This poor form has club officials worried, and they are […]

Sunderland AFC news: Jermain Defoe reveals he’s turned vegan in bid to stay in England contention

29 Mar

Evergreen England striker Jermain Defoe has turned to veganism in a bid to stay on top of his game at 34. Defoe ended a three-and-a-half absence from the international stage on Sunday, opening the scoring in the Three Lions’ 2-0 Wembley win over Lithuania. That was the latest instalment in a remarkable resurgence for a […]

Alex Neil tells talkSPORT he would ‘not be interested’ in succeeding Gordon Strachan as Scotland boss

29 Mar

Alex Neil has told talkSPORT he would not be interested in the Scotland job should it become available. The Tartan Army have endured a woeful start to their World Cup qualifying campaign under current boss Gordon Strachan. Strachan has been publicly backed to continue by the Scottish FA, but defeat to Slovenia this weekend could see […]

England World Cup squad: Jermain Defoe to go Russia 2018? Here’s what fans think

29 Mar

Jermain Defoe scored his first goal for England since 2013, having been recently recalled to the international stage. The 34-year-old striker put the Three Lions ahead against Lithuania in a 2-0 World Cup qualifier win and, coupled with his club form, there are calls for him to be part of the squad if they reach Russia […]

‘Can kiss our top four hopes goodbye! I hate international football!’ – Liverpool fans react to Adam Lallana’s injury (tweets)

29 Mar

Adam Lallana is set to miss up to four weeks of football after suffering an injury whilst on international duty for England. The midfielder started both of the Three Lions’ games over the recent break, hitting the post against Germany and assisting Jamie Vardy for the second goal in the win over Lithuania. However, playing […]