June 20 2013 Latest news:
Andre Villas-Boas insists Gareth Bale will not be leaving White Hart Lane this summer despite Real Madrid’s very public pursuit of the Tottenham star.
Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney would be a “great” signing for Arsenal, according to major shareholder Alisher Usmanov.
Kevin Pietersen is set to make a surprise return to England duty in the second of next week’s two Twenty20 matches against New Zealand at the Oval.
Organisers of a protest rally against the escalating cost of ticket prices have accused Premier League clubs of “pure greed”.
Alastair Cook hopes England will consign their ODI trophy hoodoo to history on Sunday after they swaggered in to the Champions Trophy final last night with a convincing seven-wicket win over South Africa.
British and Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland revealed that Alex Corbisiero’s superior scrummaging resulted in his selection ahead of Saracens prop Mako Vunipola for Saturday’s opening Test against Australia.
England boss Roy Hodgson is reportedly fearful he will be denied crucial preparation time ahead of this autumn’s World Cup qualifiers after the Premier League opted not to take into account his views on the new fixture list.
Dagenham & Redbridge boss searching for that winning feeling from the off.
QPR have taken the option to release striker Jay Bothroyd from his contract at Loftus Road.
West Ham have confirmed the signing of Stockport attacking midfielder Danny Whitehead, on the recommendation of Liverpool favourite Dietmar Hamann.
Chelsea defender David Luiz has admitted that he needs to have surgery after breaking his nose during Brazil’s Confederations Cup win over Mexico last night.
Chelsea playmaker Juan Mata is not taking anything for granted when Spain face lowly Tahiti in the Confederations Cup.
IBF Intercontinental Super-Bantamweight Champion Carl Frampton will defend his title against Argentina’s Fabian Orozco at Wembley Arena on Saturday July 20.
Leyton Orient will face the iconic New York Cosmos at Brisbane Road, while Hearn takes to Twitter to try and secure signing of former loanee Shaun Batt.
Fulham new boy Fernando Amorebieta is looking forward to meeting his new team-mates for the first time since joining the club from Spanish side Athletic Bilbao.
Crystal Palace defender Peter Ramage is relishing the prospect of facing boyhood club Newcastle next season.
Chelsea striker Romelu Lukaku has insisted that he is determined to be ‘deadly’ next season.
Stephen Roche believes Team Sky must endeavour to keep Chris Froome and Sir Bradley Wiggins happy in the same squad.
When a season ends I’m normally excited for the next one to come around. The days, the weeks, all drag until opening day. However, after the FA Cup semi-final I wanted the season to just end, the poor performances and defeats were all hard to take. The break from football was welcomed.
Newly-crowned US Open champion Justin Rose believes his Ryder Cup experience toughened him up enough to be able to make his major breakthrough.
Andy Murray faces more pressure than ever before as he goes into this year’s Wimbledon Championships to fight for the coveted title that still eludes him, a sports psychologist has said.
Transfer News: Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel has revealed that he is set to sign for Turkish outfit Galatasaray and Blues legend Didier Drogba said he had ‘to make the move’.
Transfer News: Arsenal striker Gervinho has admitted that he is open to a move to Ligue 1 side, Marseille.
Transfer News: Ajax have pulled out of the race to sign Adam Maher, amid interest from Arsenal, Chelsea, Manchester City and Tottenham.
Eighteen years ago today Arsenal splashed out, what was at the time, a British record transfer fee of £7.5million for Dennis Bergkamp.