Eddie Jones expects England to provide at least 15 players in the British and Irish Lions’ squad – almost half the touring party to New Zealand next year – and will regard it as a personal failure if that target is not reached. But the Australian also warned his players that unless they maintained the required standard for England and avoid letting the Lions tour to the home of the world champions become a distraction they risk missing out altogether on Warren Gatland’s selection.
The hype was justified.
Watford's Daryl Janmaat has discussed his exit from Newcastle United.
They changed the format of the press conferences at Manchester United some time ago.
Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe seems to rate teammates Jan Kirchhoff and Lee Cattermole highly.
This was not how it was advertised in the brochure.
Leicester City fans react to The Foxes winning 3-0 against newly promoted Burnley.
The Tottenham Hotspur loanee is already a hit with his new fans.
David Moyes has heard the warnings. As Sunderland’s seventh manager in five turbulent years he knows all about the club’s reputation as a sort of Bermuda Triangle for his profession but the Scot remains determined to put things right on Wearside.