In the wake of Celtic’s thrilling 2-1 victory over Barcelona in their midweek Champion’s League clash, former Barcelona sporting director Txiki Begiristain, now at Manchester City has served a warning to Sir Alex Ferguson’s Manchester United as the archrivals prepare to face off in the quest to sign Celtic starlet Victor Wanyama.
After a week of European disappointment, Manchester City face Sunday's home challenge against Tottenham insisting that there is no crisis and the renewed storm over Roberto Mancini's managerial tenure is just another squall.
Maybe, looking back, all the hype and expectation didn't help.
Home secretary Theresa May is facing a growing coalition revolt about the government's controversial target to slash net immigration, amid growing business anger about the impact of the policy on economic growth.
Nadine Dorries has exposed the split in the Conservative party between vulgarity and conformity.
Stars like Christina Aguilera aren't supposed to fall. The status of multi-platinum A-lister comes with an in-built positive feedback mechanism. Success, at this level, tends to maintain. A team ensures your singles sound like hits while fans buy into a star and are reluctant to disinvest because that implies their own taste wasn't trustworthy to begin with.
In the early 20th century Baroness Orczy created Sir Percy Blakeney, the British aristocrat who, as that intrepid master of disguise the Scarlet Pimpernel, whisked noble folk away from the guillotine during the French revolution.
Chelsea host Liverpool this weekend in one of the biggest Premier League fixtures of the season.