Newcastle are reportedly looking to beat West Ham to the signature of Bournemouth star Matt Ritchie.
The Copa América Centenario ended as it began for the US, with defeat to Colombia. Still, some of the fight and flair that was so glaringly absent in the semi-final loss to Argentina was back for Saturday’s third-place match, allowing the Americans to restore some self-respect and optimism.
The problem with opening your mind is that it can become hard to shut.
We are halfway through the tournament yet the sense is that Germany’s campaign is just beginning. The world champions qualified from their group without conceding but they also did so without impressing.
Come back group stage, all is forgiven. Portugal advanced to a quarter-final against Poland thanks to Ricardo Quaresma’s decisive goal three minutes from the end of extra time but, unbelievably, it had taken that long to produce an attempt on target.
Roy Hodgson has no intention of “begging” the Football Association to keep his job as England manager once his side’s participation at the European Championship is concluded but believes he would oversee notable progress if given the chance to carry on.
Whenever Chris Coleman’s players return from France – and it could be a while yet – the homecoming is guaranteed to be more lively than the last and only other occasion they reached the quarter-finals of a major tournament.
For Northern Ireland the ride stops here; albeit with a rueful, celebratory roar rather than the usual tournament tears.
The Gunners will have to see off competition from their Premier League rivals and one of the Champions League finalists if they hope to complete a deal.
Everton boss Ronald Koeman is reportedly looking to reunite with Morgan Schneiderlin.
Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur will face each other in the Premier League this weekend.
Chelsea host Tottenham this weekend.
The Leeds United player may get chances with the summer loan signing ruled out for the next few weeks.
The former Chelsea midfielder and assistant manager believes there is one way Spurs can beat the leaders.
Manchester United back-up impressed against Feyenoord.
Aston Villa and Leeds United are Championship promotion rivals this season.
The Real Madrid star has long been linked with a move to Tottenham Hotspur.
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Tottenham Hotspur to recall Christian Eriksen and Jan Vertonghen for the Premier League trip to Chelsea - but have a dilemma at left back.
Tottenham Hotspur will move into their new stadium at the start of the 2018/19 season.
Bullish positions in gold and volatility and short bets on China and emerging markets were some of the trades that benefited hedge funds on Friday.
The European Central Bank has fanned fears that London could lose its status as Europe’s financial capital after warning that the Brexit vote might sever the City’s trade relationship with the EU.
Goldman Sachs was one of the big backers of the failed campaign to stay in the EU but some of its bankers might just be relieved the UK voted for Brexit next week.