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Arsene Wenger: Arsenal boss is ‘selfish’ for silence on job – Chris Sutton

Arsene Wenger: Arsenal boss is ‘selfish’ for silence on job – Chris Sutton

Arsenal have won three Premier League titles under Arsene Wenger – the last in 2004 Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is like “an uncle who doesn’t want to leave the party”, says former Chelsea striker Chris Sutton. Wenger, in charge since 1996, said he will announce “very soon” whether he will remain with the Gunners, after […]

State of Sport: PSG launch League of Legends esports team

Steel City Striders Running Club

Man City charged after penalty protests

Man City charged after penalty protests

Michael Oliver was surrounded by several Manchester City players after awarding Liverpool a penalty Manchester City have been charged by the Football Association with failing to “ensure their players conducted themselves in an orderly fashion” during Sunday’s game against Liverpool. It follows an incident “in or around the 50th minute” of the 1-1 draw, when […]

‘He led boys to become men’ – Tributes follow death of Derry City captain at 27

‘He led boys to become men’ – Tributes follow death of Derry City captain at 27

Ryan McBride led Derry City to a 4-0 victory over Drogheda United on Saturday Tributes have been paid to Derry City captain Ryan McBride, who has died at the age of 27. The defender died a day after leading his side in a 4-0 victory over Drogheda United in the League of Ireland Premier Division, […]

Team-mates tease Jermain Defoe ‘why have you still got England flag on boots?’

Parent and Child Gymnastics

State of Sport: Amateur doping findings ‘concern’ sports minister

State of Sport: Amateur doping findings ‘concern’ sports minister

Media playback is not supported on this device Key stats from a ComRes/BBC doping in amateur sport poll The extent of doping in amateur sport – revealed by a poll for the BBC – is a “concern”, says sports minister Tracey Crouch. A BBC State of Sport investigation found more than a third (35%) of […]

England and Spurs can cope without Kane – Shearer

England and Spurs can cope without Kane – Shearer

Tottenham showed in Sunday’s win over Southampton that they can cope without the injured Harry Kane – and England should do the same this week. England manager Gareth Southgate has named three strikers in his squad for Wednesday’s friendly against Germany and Sunday’s World Cup qualifier against Lithuania – Jamie Vardy, Marcus Rashford and Jermain […]

Doping in sport: Drug use ‘fast becoming a crisis’ – Nicole Sapstead

Doping in sport: Drug use ‘fast becoming a crisis’ – Nicole Sapstead

Media playback is not supported on this device Key stats from a ComRes/BBC doping in amateur sport poll Drug use at every level of sport is “fast becoming a crisis” according to UK Anti-Doping – responding to a BBC poll into doping in amateur sport. It found more than a third (35%) of amateur sports […]

Arsenal deny approach for Dortmund’s Tuchel

Arsenal deny approach for Dortmund’s Tuchel

Tuchel has led Dortmund into the last eight of the Champions League and his side are third in the Bundesliga Arsenal have denied they have approached Borussia Dortmund about appointing their manager Thomas Tuchel as a replacement for Arsene Wenger. The French manager’s contract expires at the end of the season but he has been […]

They took ‘WWE punishment’ – but are any Chelsea players in Garth’s team of the week?

They took ‘WWE punishment’ – but are any Chelsea players in Garth’s team of the week?

Chelsea maintained their 10-point lead at the top of the Premier League with a 2-1 win at Stoke, while Tottenham beat Southampton 2-1 at home to stay second. Manchester City and Liverpool played out a pulsating 1-1 draw and Manchester United moved into fifth as a 3-1 win at Middlesbrough saw them move above Arsenal, […]