December 5 2013 Latest news:
England manager Roy Hodgson was relaxed about the prospect of his side being bumped up to Pot Two in Friday’s World Cup draw, which could put them in a nightmare group.
Lewis Holtby says that a close-knit Tottenham squad are ignoring negativity from outside and are committed to improving and gelling under Andre Villas-Boas.
England spinner Graeme Swann acknowledged England were disappointed to have dropped three catches but refused to apportion blame after the tourists had to settle for limiting Australia to 273 for five on day one of the second Ashes Test.
Mikel Arteta has said Arsenal are benefiting from a happier dressing room this year as their flying start to the season continues.
Andy Carroll admits he is itching to return to help save West Ham’s season after returning to the club’s Chadwell Heath training ground for the first time in three months this week.
Mark’s rallying cry ahead of trip to Anfield
Arsenal have decisions to make on a host of first team players whose contracts are set to expire at the end of the season.
Frank Lampard has warned his Chelsea team-mates their Barclays Premier League title hopes will be determined by attitude.
Mikel Arteta has told every member of the Arsenal squad they need to perform when called upon if they are to last the distance in the Barclays Premier League title race.
Auxerre striker Paul-Georges Ntep has opened the door to a move to Arsenal amid speculation surrounding his future.
Crystal Palace sporting director Iain Moody says the Eagles already have a “good idea” of what they are looking for in the January transfer window.
Former Portugal playmaker Deco has appealed to the Court of Arbitration for Sport over his one-year ban for a failed drugs test.
The England Supporters’ Band have vowed to play on in Brazil next summer despite the insistence of World Cup organisers that musical instruments will be banned from stadiums for the duration of the tournament.
Fulham defender Aaron Hughes says Dimitar Berbatov is “vital” to the Cottagers’ bid to avoid relegation from the Premier League.
Captain Mile Jedinak admits Crystal Palace’s players have been lifted by the arrival of new manager Tony Pulis.
Millwall full back Scott Malone felt his side had two ‘blatant’ penalties turned down in their 2-2 draw with Nottingham Forest.
Rhys Murphy went into double figures at the weekend with his 10th goal for the Daggers in their 2-0 home win over Wycombe Wanderers.
Fulham head coach Rene Meulensteen hailed Tottenham goalkeeper Hugo Lloris and claimed two of his saves were world class.
Jose Mourinho lavished praise on Eden Hazard after seeing him inspire Chelsea to a dramatic 4-3 Barclays Premier League victory at struggling Sunderland.
Tottenham head coach Andre Villas-Boas spent 90 minutes at Fulham trying three different players in the number 10 position.
The England and Wales Cricket Board will take no action over an ill-judged tweet about Monty Panesar sent from Cricket Australia’s official account.
Arsenal’s Nicklas Bendtner admits it has been tough watching from the bench as the Gunners stormed to the top of the Barclays Premier League, but remains ready for when his next chance will come.
Brentford will find out tonight whether their application for planning permission on the Lionel Road site has been approved by Hounslow Council.
Fulham head coach Rene Meulensteen admitted that his side’s 2-1 defeat to Tottenham was a bitter pill to swallow.
Arsene Wenger is adamant that he always had faith in Nicklas Bendtner after the striker made a scoring return to the Arsenal side against Hull.