Halfway through Novak Djokovic’s first match of this tournament, against Londoner James Ward on Monday afternoon, a fan shouted: “He’s only human, James!” It brought the usual guffaws.
PEC Zwolle defender Thomas Lam is reportedly on the verge of joining Nottingham Forest.
An already chippy third-round affair between Juan Martín del Potro and Lucas Pouille boiled over on Saturday evening as the players exchanged angry words moments before play was suspended for darkness with Pouille leading 6-7, 7-6, 7-5.
Conservative party members will face a choice between two women – Theresa May and Andrea Leadsom – as their next leader and prime minister, it was predicted on Saturday night, as Michael Gove struggled to mount a viable leadership challenge.
Once again the late Linda Smith’s immortal line about New Labour can be adapted to describe another lamentable English performance: even though we went to France with zero expectation we still managed to end up disappointed.
Dwight Gayle moved from Newcastle United to Crystal Palace last week.
In the aftermath of the quite stunning Wales victory over Belgium, Chris Coleman was understandably reluctant to look too far ahead.
At the end of the match Antoine Griezmann was handed a folded-up piece of paper and instructed not to open it until he got home.
For those who knew Gareth Bale when he was a 16-year-old at Southampton, living with his fellow scholars in the club’s digs at Darwin Lodge, he was a wind-up merchant, always smiling, one of the boys. It is a side to him that has been camouflaged. Bale’s public persona has long been synonymous with playing it straight and keeping his feelings under wraps. Until now.
Briefly, Germany toyed with our minds.
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho will reportedly resist any Tottenham approach for Morgan Schneiderlin.
The Liverpool boss says he knew how big a club Leeds are thanks to their former midfielder.
The Leeds United defender is back and ready to fight for a regular starting spot at Elland Road.
Tottenham lost promising youngster Nya Kirby to Crystal Palace.
America's top talents once flocked to Ibrox, although Rangers' fierce rivals Celtic could be their club of choice in future.
Southampton have signed a number of players from Celtic in recent seasons.
Liverpool are set to be without Philippe Coutinho for an extended period, after he suffered an ankle injury at the weekend.
Leeds should move for Leicester's Polish international Bartosz Kapustka.
Trader goes nuts!
Ibrox side Glasgow Rangers did not have the most success in the transfer window last summer.