Wayne Rooney turned down the chance to join Beijing Guoan in the summer, after his agent Paul Stretford met representatives, according to the Chinese club’s honorary chairman.
Adam Lallana has urged the Football Association to formalise Gareth Southgate’s appointment as England’s full-time manager so the team can begin to establish a discernible identity.
Karius admits he was putting himself under pressure.
Joe Ledley insists Gareth Bale is treated no differently within the Wales squad on the back of signing a new contract that makes him one of the highest-paid sportsmen in the world. The Crystal Palace midfielder says his international team-mates still “hammer” the Real Madrid forward for anything and everything, including a resemblance to Tarzan.
The Tottenham Hotspur man can't catch a break at the moment.
Sheffield United sit five points and four places above Peterborough United in League One.
The Arsenal legend's debut campaign in MLS saw his side secure their first-ever playoff appearance with a second-place finish in the Eastern Conference, but their subsequent collapse against Toronto FC showed why there is plenty of work ahead.
The Everton midfielder has been at the centre of a club versus country row.
Leicester City's Polish international is also wanted by Birmingham City and Derby County.
Tottenham Hotspur allowed Nabil Bentaleb to join Schalke on a season-long loan during the summer transfer window.
José Mourinho says any confusion Wayne Rooney has about being a midfielder is not down to him after Manchester United’s captain indicated a desire to play there during the international break.
One of the curiosities of the last international break was the ineffectual performance of Theo Walcott for England against Malta and Slovenia.
Despite an underwhelming start, here are three reasons why Aston Villa fans should be feeling positive.