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Manchester United’s Marcus Rashford named in provisional England squad for Euro 2016

16 May

Hodgson has urged his squad to invoke the spirit of Leicester and win the tournament. He said: “I’d like to think with this squad and youth and lack of caps it does have a long future. “Whenever you go into a tournament you have to go into it hoping to win it. “If you ask […]

Wales’ Ledley limps off in Palace win

10 May

Joe Ledley joined Crystal Palace from Celtic in January 2014 Midfielder Joe Ledley has given Wales a Euro 2016 fitness worry after coming off during Crystal Palace’s 2-1 win over Stoke City. Ledley, 29, replaced the injured Yohan Cabaye for the second half but limped off 11 minutes later. Palace travel to Southampton for their […]

Baggies fire striker warning

9 May

Stoke have been told by West Brom to forget about a cut-price deal for Baggies striker Saido Berahino this summer. Berahino is known to be on Stoke’s wanted list as Mark Hughes looks to sign a new striker, but his Albion counterpart Tony Pulis has backed West Brom chairman Jeremy Peace to play hard ball […]

‘Speedo Mick’ smashes fundraising target

27 Apr

Image copyright Michael Cullen Image caption Michael Cullen updated his followers on social media throughout the 200-mile trek A football fan who walked to Wembley wearing his swimming trunks has broken his £50,000 fundraising target. Everton supporter Michael Cullen, 50, completed the 11-day challenge ahead of his team’s FA Cup semi-final against Manchester United on […]

Manchester United fans save the date – Liverpool’s title drought is now longer than yours!

26 Apr

Manchester United fans will have a wry smile on their face this week as the tables were turned on their fierce rivals Liverpool. Fans of the Reds have taunted their United counterparts for more than a quarter of a century but this week the passing of an anniversary means it is now the Red Devils […]

Premier League results: Newcastle heading for relegation, Palace nearing safety and Swansea end Chelsea’s unbeaten run

10 Apr

After the London derby thriller between West Ham and Arsenal, here’s what happened in the 3pm games… Aston Villa 1-2 Bournemouth Steve Cook’s classy flick at Brad Guzan’s near post gave Bournemouth a half-time lead and Josh King doubled the lead in the second half. Jordan Ayew scored a late goal for the home team, […]

DAVID WOODS COLUMN: West Ham hero, Man United’s Mourinho dilemma, grappling issues

4 Mar

This week’s shock results have thrown the Premier League title race wide open again. Leaders Leicester are now back at the head of the market as 6/4 favourites following midweek defeats for rivals Tottenham, Arsenal and Manchester City. After their win over Spurs, West Ham have been cut to 14/1 (from 25s) for a top-four […]

Cardiff boss Russell Slade hails ‘makeshift’ striker Anthony Pilkington

3 Mar

Russell Slade believes Anthony Pilkington can have a career as a striker after his double put Cardiff in reach of the Sky Bet Championship play-offs. Pilkington has moved from the wing to play up front for the Bluebirds in recent weeks and has scored three in his last three appearances. Two penalties from Pilkington clinched […]