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Tasered footballer had CPR for 35 minutes

24 Aug

Image copyright Ipswich Town Image caption Atkinson started his career at Ipswich Town, before moving to Sheffield Wednesday, Real Sociedad, Aston Villa and Fenerbahçe Doctors battled in vain for 35 minutes to save ex-footballer Dalian Atkinson after he was Tasered by police, the inquest into his death has heard. He died 90 minutes after the […]

Celtic vs Hapoel Be'er Sheva: Brendan Rodgers praises major shareholder after surviving Champions League scare

24 Aug

Boss Brendan Rodgers placed major shareholder Dermot Desmond and chief executive Peter Lawwell at the head of those he mentioned after Celtic reached the Champions League on Tuesday night. The Hoops lost 2-0 to Israeli outfit Hapoel Be’er Sheva in the Turner stadium but a 5-4 aggregate score ultimately vindicated the Parkhead board’s decision to appoint the […]

Pogba to wait for Red Devils’ bow

12 Aug

Manchester United will be without suspended duo Paul Pogba and Chris Smalling for their trip to Bournemouth on Sunday. The Red Devils only found out on Wednesday that their £89million world record signing Pogba would be carrying a one-game ban over from the Coppa Italia final with Juventus. Smalling is also banned following his sending […]

FA to name Sam Allardyce as England manager in next 24 hours

21 Jul

Sam Allardyce will be named the new England manager in the next 24 hours with Sunderland on Wednesday night expressing their “anger and frustration” over his impending appointment. Press Association Sport understands the 61-year-old is expected to be announced as Roy Hodgson’s successor on Thursday, but the Black Cats, who revealed disquiet over the process […]

CONFIRMED: Norwich City sign Northern Ireland’s Euro 2016 hero Michael McGovern on free transfer

21 Jul

Norwich City have signed Northern Ireland goalkeeper Michael McGovern on a free transfer. The 32-year-old has penned a three-year deal at Carrow Road, having left Hamilton Academical earlier this summer. McGovern played under Canaries boss Alex Neil when he was player-manager of the Scottish Premiership side. The experienced shot-stopper moves to Carrow Road on the back of a fine […]

VIDEO: Erdal Ozturk scores winning goal v Manchester City as Pep Guardiola loses first game in charge

21 Jul

Pep Guardiola lost his first game in charge of Manchester City on Wednesday night, being defeated by former club Bayern Munich in Germany. Nothing can be read into pre-season games, as they are little more than practices for the players, but a defeat of any kind is not the best way to introduce yourself as […]

Transfer News: Man United hijack, Arsenal £45m striker talks, Liverpool’s fourth signing

18 Jul

“Icardi’s demand for a new contract has thrown his future into doubt” Klavan, 30, will become the Reds’ fourth summer signing after Joel Matip, Loris Karius and Saido Mane. Arsenal have received a glimmer of hope in their pursuit of Inter Milan star Mauro Icardi. Inter president Erick Thohir previously […]

Arsenal player ratings 2015/16: Who impressed for the Gunners during the last campaign?

9 Jul

The Frenchman saw his team creep into the top two on the final day of the Premier League calendar as rivals Spurs were battered by Newcastle. However, many Gunners fans saw the campaign as an opportunity missed as they watched Leicester clinch the title. So which players failed to perform last season? And who did […]

Middlesbrough complete Valdes deal

7 Jul

Victor Valdes won the Champions League three times with Barcelona Middlesbrough have signed former Barcelona and Manchester United goalkeeper Victor Valdes. The 34-year-old, who has played 106 Champions League games, has signed on a two-year deal after being released by United in June. Valdes spent time on loan with Standard Liege last season. “You can’t […]

Cardiff ‘still in the fight’ – Slade

21 Apr

Russell Slade is a former Leyton Orient manager Russell Slade says Cardiff City are “still in the fight” for the Championship play-offs and has urged fans to “stay with us”. Tuesday’s 2-1 defeat by Brentford left them six points shy of sixth-placed Sheffield Wednesday. Ipswich also have a mathematical chance of making the play-offs with […]