In the first week of the Tour de France, Adam Yates’s philosophy was simple – “stay invisible and stay out of trouble” – but once the race hit the mountains this weekend, his mind turned to his objective for the race: winning at least one stage, which is his priority in his second Tour de France before his attentions turn to an assault on the overall standings in future years.
“We don’t let anything go. Not now, eh? Not now.” So barked Didier Deschamps in the Stade de France at crunch time.
Think of Portugal and, the chances are, you will think of one person.
Victor Anichebe left West Bromwich Albion in May.
Jurgen Klopp has committed his long-term future to Liverpool.
Rangers and Celtic are expected to challenge for the Scottish Premiership title.
The new Celtic manager is currently working with his squad in pre-season and Brown is impressed.
Sheffield Wednesday are the bookmakers’ favourites to sign Callum McManaman.
Celtic forward Moussa Dembele remembers the 2005 Champions League final between AC Milan and Liverpool.
Victor Wanyama featured for Tottenham Hotspur against Nottingham Forest in a pre-season friendly on Saturday.
Newcastle United suffered a 1-0 defeat to Leicester City on Monday night, but did anyone impress in Rafael Benitez's first game in charge?
A magician with the ball at his feet and Liverpool fans would love to have him back.
Forget Arsenal and Chelsea, Tottenham and West Ham could be bigger, says pundit.