England were supposed to have learned from their mistakes in taking unfit footballers to major tournaments. However, after his first full 90 minutes in 11 months, Jack Wilshere is confident he will be ready for the European Championship and relieved that, unlike Arsene Wenger, Roy Hodgson will play him in his favoured position. Last year,
Everton striker Oumar Niasse has been commended for donating footballs, sports equipment and trophies to support Senegalese clubs. A report in Conakrysports calls Everton’s recent Â£13.5million signing “an example to follow for all African players” after the donations were made this week.
Niasse, who has joined up with the Senegal squad for the upcoming Africa
Image copyright International Autograph Auctions Image caption Letters between Lawton and Lord Attenborough were expected to fetch up to £300 at auction Letters between footballer Tommy Lawton and actor Richard Attenborough – in which the retired striker “begged” for money – have sold for £460. Lawton rose to fame before World War Two and was
The Dutch defender said: “The goal shows the team spirit we have and determination not to lose and in the end we deserved a draw. “Hopefully this can be a turning point for us. We have a week to recover and prepare for Stoke City away. “That is going to be a massive game and