West Ham United legend Julian Dicks knows what it is like to be ignored by England.
Celtic defender Kieran Tierney is on the sidelines at the moment.
Kamil Grosicki scored a brilliant solo goal and Robert Lewandowski netted twice to give Poland a 3-0 win over Romania in a World Cup qualifier marred by crowd trouble on Friday.
Defeat for the Republic of Ireland in Vienna on Saturday would not be fatal in a group that appears destined to go down to the final set of games, but it would still represent a considerable blow, not least because Austria are stacked with problems of their own.
One of Keith Curle’s first acts as Carlisle United manager was to stage a “truth and honesty session”.
Gareth Southgate has strengthened his chances of securing the England manager’s position on a permanent basis after watching his side inflict their most emphatic defeat on Scotland in over four decades, with the interim manager admitting he has loved the responsibility that comes with the role.
Daniel Sturridge, Adam Lallana and Gary Cahill scored for England against Scotland in the World Cup qualifier on Friday evening.
Tottenham are reportedly keen on Galatasaray winger Bruma.
The Celtic striker featured in Scotland’s defeat to England in the World Cup qualifier on Friday evening.
Newcastle have been in sparkling form this season with 12 wins sending them to the top of the Championship.
Novak Djokovic is reported to have turned to a spiritual guru who specialises in meditation and extremely long hugs as he bids to hold on to his world No1 position in the face of a serious challenge from Andy Murray.
Tiger Woods is scheduled to make his long-awaited comeback to competitive golf at the Hero World Challenge in the Bahamas next month.
Padraig Harrington has drawn upon a bleak period in Northern Ireland’s history to play down concerns over the staging of the Turkish Airlines Open this week.