As the halfway point of the 2016 MLS season rounds into view after a pause for the Copa America, this season is looking as hard to predict as any other.
The £10 million signing from Crystal Palace is keen to follow in the footsteps of such former Magpies heroes as Alan Shearer.
Leeds may be set to receive an unexpected cash injection.
Tottenham have reportedly succeeded with a new bid for AZ Alkmaar's Vincent Janssen.
Everyone in the players’ area was cheering on Roger Federer when the king of Centre Court mounted his regal comeback from two sets down against Marin Cilic on Wednesday.
Rarely can a loser have waved her conqueror on to a grand slam final with such bonhomie as Elena Vesnina, who shared Centre Court with Serena Williams for 48 minutes on Thursday afternoon.
West Ham striker Diafra Sakho has reportedly handed in a transfer request.
West Ham have failed in a bid to bring Carlos Tevez back to the club.
QPR fans could be re-united with Robert Green early on after he signed for Leeds United.