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Super League treatment room as Hull KR, Castleford Tigers and Leeds Rhinos check on players

Head coaches across the competition will be sweating on players

Joel Piroe reacts to surprise comparison at Swansea City

Swansea City pulled off an absolute master-stroke in signing Joel Piroe from PSV for just over £1 million, as per Transfermarkt, last summer. The 22-year-old has been crucial to the Swans’ attacking play under Russell Martin and he was the joint-third top scorer in the Championship, alongside Andreas Weimann and Ben Brereton Diaz, trailing Dominic […]

Phil Hay drops major Leeds United update that will leave supporters devastated - opinion

Phil Hay has dropped a major update on the future of Leeds United midfielder Kalvin Phillips.

Harrison steps down as ECB CEO; Connor taking over as interim

Tom Harrison is stepping down from his position of CEO of the ECB, with Clare Connor to take over in an interim capacity.

New rugby laws announced to finally stop behaviour that's driving players and viewers mad

A number of changes are being introduced by World Rugby

Is Southampton vs Liverpool on TV tonight? Kick-off time, channel and how to watch Premier League fixture

Everything you need to know ahead of the midweek clash at St. Mary’s

Dustin Poirier gives savage response to Michael Chandler questioning if he's a draw in the UFC

UFC lightweight Dustin Poirier has hit back at Michael Chandler as their strange feud continues to build momentum. The 155-pound division in the UFC is as stacked as it’s perhaps ever been and that isn’t an understatement. Every single fight in the top 15 is just about guaranteed to be a banger, and that’s especially […]

3 things we definitely learnt about Huddersfield Town after their 1-0 v Luton Town

Huddersfield Town are heading to Wembley following a 2-1 aggregate win over Luton Town in the Championship play-off semi-finals. The tie was poised finely heading into last night’s second leg, with Jordan Rhodes’ late goal all it took to send Carlos Corberan’s side within 90 minutes of a remarkable Premier League return. Luton, in fairness […]

Chelsea transfer news: Jules Kounde twist and Man Utd urged to make Hakim Ziyech bid

Chelsea are hoping for a busy summer once their takeover goes through - but could miss out on their top transfer target as Barcelona rival their Jules Kounde interest

John Lundstram hails Giovanni van Bronckhorst’s tactical nous ahead of final

John Lundstram feels Rangers manager Giovanni van Bronckhorst’s tactical nous could be pivotal again in the Europa League final against Eintracht Frankfurt.

Rio Ferdinand criticises "laughable" Bukayo Saka decision as Cristiano Ronaldo snubbed

Rio Ferdinand believes his former Manchester United teammate Cristiano Ronaldo deserves more praise after scoring 18 Premier League goals since his return to Old Trafford

Gareth Bale's agent admits Cardiff City move would have 'a lot of plusses' and money not a factor in exclusive interview

Jonathan Barnett says he is yet to discuss Bale's future with him and won't until Wales World Cup fate is known

Jack Grealish makes 'in my head' comment ahead of Aston Villa reunion

Latest Aston Villa news from BirminghamLive includes comments from Jack Grealish ahead of the match with Manchester City on Sunday

Aston Villa told they have already completed transfer stroke of 'genius'

Transfer business done by Aston Villa is already being described as 'genius' by a former England and Liverpool teammate of Steven Gerrard after signing Philippe Coutinho

Paul Heckingbottom pinpoints where Sheffield United must improve ahead of second leg

The Blades head to the City Ground 2-1 down after the first leg

Erik ten Hag's challenge at Manchester United is similar to Jose Mourinho's

Man United risked more embarrassment with their decision-making mid-season and it is piling more pressure on Erik ten Hag.

Henry Arundell named in senior England squad for first time

The London Irish full-back has set the Gallagher Premiership alight with his sensational running skills

'We all know...': Journalist backs West Ham to sign ‘extraordinary’ 22y/o for absolutely nothing

Journalist Pete O’Rourke has urged West Ham United to sign current Arsenal striker and upcoming free agent Eddie Nketiah this summer. The Lowdown: Nketiah’s situation The 22-year-old is expected to leave the Emirates Stadium this summer upon the expiry of his contract. Last August, it was reported that the Gunners had rejected an approach from […]

Emma Raducanu's "brutal" and "pretty wacky" approach to coaching revealed

British tennis star Emma Raducanu is set to make her debut at the French Open next week. The 19-year-old will travel to Paris to compete in the fourth Grand Slam of her career, but without a coach. She appointed Torben Beltz in November, but the pair parted ways in April after just 10 WTA matches […]

French Open ‘crossing their fingers’ Rafael Nadal can play 2022 tournament

Nadal is dealing with an ongoing foot injury ahead of the Grand Slam where he has had the most success

Gary Lineker hails Jake Daniels for bravely announcing he is gay in historic moment

Blackpool forward Jake Daniels is the UK's first active footballer to announce he is openly gay for over 30 years and the teenager has received support from former England striker Gary Lineker

'Rangers fans are on their way': Huelva about to get influx, media day in Seville, how will Gio be? - Scotsman Football Show

We are hurtling towards the big day, the massive day – Rangers v Eintracht Frankfurt in the Europa League final.

Ronaldo dispute, Pogba sale & Messi transfer talk addressed by Inter CEO & former Juventus chief Marotta

A man that has spent time working with two of the biggest clubs in Italian football has lifted the lid on his dealings behind the scenes

Rugby-Crackdown aimed at on-field coaching announced

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - World Rugby have moved to limit on-field coaching, controversially employed by South Africa against the British & Irish Lions last year, by approving trials to limit non-playing personnel entering the field during a match. South Africa's Director of Rugby Rassie Erasmus donned a tracksuit and water carriers' bib and frequent...

Man City Women record goalscorer Georgia Stanway confirms transfer exit with classy message

Manchester City Women will lose their record goalscorer as Georgia Stanway has confirmed her exit this summer.

Khabib Nurmagomedov would have ‘easy fight’ against Charles Oliveira, says Islam Makhachev

Khabib coaches his childhood friend Makhachev, who may face Oliveira for the UFC lightweight belt next

UFC Fight Night time: When does Holly Holm vs Ketlen Vieira start in UK and US this weekend?

All you need to know about the main card and prelims

Newcastle now plotting to steal Bayern's potential Lewandowski successor for just £21m

Newcastle United are keen on Stuttgart striker Sasa Kalajdzic, according to a report from German publication Kicker. The lowdown Signing a striker is an ‘absolute priority‘ for Newcastle in the upcoming market, The I’s Mark Douglas has reported. Newcastle paid £25million to sign Chris Wood in January, but he’s only scored one non-penalty goal in […]

Does Monza hold the key to Vettel’s F1 future?

A word written in Sebastian Vettel's balaclava may hold the secret to his future.

UFC London 2022 tickets: When are they on sale and where can I buy them?

MMA’s flagship promotion returns to the English capital for the second time in four months

Arsenal, Chelsea and Tottenham shown team that will join Champions League race next season

Chelsea, Arsenal and Spurs are set to face a fresh challenge for Champions League places next season

What Miami F1 spectacle will and won't change for British GP

Miami’s fake marina, its Hard Rock Beach Club, the celeb fest and massive hype created a buzz around a new Formula 1 race that had not been seen for years.

OPINION - The Standard View: Brave Jake Daniels may shatter a footballing taboo

The Standard View: Brave Jake Daniels may shatter a footballing taboo -

Eddie Howe hopes relegation battles are a thing in the past for Newcastle

The Magpies will continue to play in the top flight next season after an impressive recovery from 19th position to a potential top half finish. Newcastle - who play Burnley on the final day of the season on Monday - were helped by the Saudi takeover in October and in January, they splashed out over £90million on talent. ...

Arsenal face Gabriel Jesus transfer scrap as Juventus and Newcastle eye Man City star

Interest in Manchester City striker Gabriel Jesus is intensifying with the Brazilian set to be at the centre of a four-way battle for his signature this summer as two clubs from Italy step up their interest

Steven Davis set to join elite Rangers group but humble star 'avoids spotlight'

The Northern Ireland captain could become just the fifth player to feature in two European finals for the Ibrox club

Granit Xhaka accuses Arsenal team-mates in brutally honest interview after Newcastle defeat

The former Arsenal captain was not please with his sides performance

Antonio Conte handed Son Heung-Min warning as Gary Neville makes £59m Cristiano Ronaldo wish

Gary Neville has suggested that Manchester United focus on signing Son Heung-Min this summer as an eventual heir to Cristiano Ronaldo's throne

Insider: Paratici eyeing 'nightmare' player for Spurs, he's already sent officials to the club

Villarreal attacker Arnaut Danjuma is now on the radar of Tottenham Hotspur ahead of the summer transfer window, claims transfer insider Dean Jones. The Lowdown: Danjuma’s season Since making the switch from Bournemouth last year, the 25-year-old has gone on to leave an incredible impression on the Spanish top-flight. In 34 games for the La […]

£14m, £42m or more - How much money Rangers will earn from winning the Europa League

Rangers are in line to earn huge riches if they win the Europa League final on Wednesday.

Lewis Hamilton to get what he wants as Toto Wolff finds Mercedes 'answers' in breakthrough

LEWIS HAMILTON has been unable to challenge for race wins yet with Mercedes struggling to compete with Ferrari and Red Bull.

Wolves can finally wave farewell to Neves by signing 22 y/o "rare bright spark" - opinion

Wolverhampton Wanderers reportedly eye a move for Barcelona's 22-year-old midfielder, Ricard Puig.

8 Premier League players who Bristol City should consider loaning in this summer

Bristol City will be looking to push on in the Championship next season after finishing 17th in the league standings earlier this month. The Robins only managed to show glimpses of promise during the 2021/22 campaign as a lack of consistency hindered their progress at this level. With the transfer window set to open next […]

Police warning to fans ahead of play-off between Nottingham Forest and Sheffield United

The force says it wants the 'good-natured atmosphere' at previous matches to continue

Jamie Carragher "really fears" for Arsenal next season after "awful" Newcastle defeat

Arsenal's Champions League hopes took a massive dent at the hands of Newcastle on Monday night and Jamie Carragher has explained why the Gunners could struggle next season

West Ham ready to make Jarrod Bowen club’s top earner, as rivals circle for winger

Jarrod Bowen has hit double figures in goals and assists this season and he is reportedly set to be rewarded with a new contract.

Liverpool eyeing bid for “complete” £36m-rated colossus, he’s even better than Fabinho - opinion

Liverpool have reportedly received a boost in their bid to sign Monaco midfielder Aurelien Tchouameni

Middlesbrough 'interested' in Sheffield Wednesday star Lee Gregory after play-off heartache

The Owls missed out on a return to the Championship but Lee Gregory was one of their standout performers

Maurice Lindsay: The ground-breaking innovator who changed face of rugby league

The former Wigan chairman has died at the age of 81.

Jota keeps it Celtic with Cameron Carter Vickers as holiday snap hints transfer duo are in no rush to leave

Fans have been eagerly awaiting news on whether the popular pair will make their loan moves permanent next season.