The West Ham United forward would have plenty of motivation to excel.
Stam has revolutionised Reading, so much so that they're almost unrecognisable - in a good way, too.
The Leeds United winger is far from the only wide option available at the club these days and the others have impressed in his absence.
Tottenham superkid builds on training with England squad.
Former Rangers ace Kris Boyd thinks Darlington Nagbe would be a great signing for Celtic - but he wanted him at Ibrox in 2014.
T. Boone Pickens accused J. Cleo Thompson and Delaware Basin Resources of attempting to cheat him out of profits and ownership interests.
As Xbox gears up to launch a virtual reality headset following PlayStation's move, the co-founder says the tech has "incredible potential".
In Abu Dhabi this weekend Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg will – metaphorically at least – touch gloves like a couple of heavyweights as the bell chimes for the final round. The Mercedes duo’s slugfest for the Formula One world championship has endured for eight months and 20 rounds and the Yas Marina Circuit has got what it paid for: the decider.
Rory McIlroy is experienced enough to recognise the territory. He has also developed a useful capacity to ignore what he regards as unnecessary, if incessant, commentary.
Eddie Jones’s all-or-nothing regime is designed to weed out England players who are not where they should be physically. Training is deliberately full-on, with 11 successive wins under Jones this year testimony to a more ruthless collective mindset. Even individuals recently sidelined by injury are expected to keep up or risk getting overtaken.
It does not rain much at Abu Dhabi’s Yas Marina Circuit but there is a strong feeling that everyone could be on full wets this weekend.
The PGA of America may be on a collision course over plans to move the US PGA Championship permanently. It is understood moves are afoot to switch the major to the final week in May, which would conflict directly with one of the European Tour’s key events, the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth.
Tottenham Hotspur lost 2-0 away at Monaco on Tuesday evening.