Leeds United youngsters impressed in last night's under-23 win under the watchful eye of Garry Monk.
The higher the stakes the more Jade Jones seems to like it. Four years ago she was a memorable teenage champion at the London Olympics and British taekwondo’s golden girl has now kicked and punched her way to fresh success in Rio. Her compelling blend of whirling feet and controlled aggression has once again left the world sprawling.
Moments after Usain Bolt had clinched his eighth Olympic title with much the same ease as his other seven, he smiled serenely into the cameras and hollered: “Number one!” Once again, he had proven that he was the greatest sprinter in history. But, perhaps for the first time, there was something else: a sense that as he approaches his 30th birthday on Sunday, he is not quite able to hit the very highest notes as he once did.
Paul Merson tips West Brom to give Everton a stern test.
Tottenham Hotspur are still in the market for new signings, according to Mauricio Pochettino.
West Ham drew 1-1 with Astra Giurgiu in the Europa League last night.
Wigan take on Nottingham Forest this weekend in the Championship
Leeds United will face Sheffield Wednesday in the Championship this weekend.
Tottenham are opening their season at White Hart Lane with a London derby on Saturday.
The defender made his debut in the midweek win over Reading.
The prime minister’s ability to send special forces on secret missions without a parliamentary vote should be constrained, Jeremy Corbyn has said, reiterating calls for a US-style war powers act.
Downing Street has stressed that Theresa May believes everyone should be “getting behind” Brexit after a Tory peer suggested the House of Lords could delay the UK’s exit from the EU.
Theresa May is refusing to block David Cameron’s resignation honours list for his political allies because it would “set a very bad precedent”, despite claims it reflects badly on her judgment.