December 12 2013 Latest news:
Arsenal legend Bob Wilson is delighted Wojciech Szczesny is finally getting the recognition he deserves – but claims the goalkeeper has been in great form for the last TWO years.
Mark Schwarzer can’t believe his luck and is pinching himself at becoming the oldest Champions League debutant – at the age of 41.
Defender Per Mertesacker believes it could prove a good thing for Arsenal to have to tackle one of Europe’s top sides in the last 16 of the Champions League.
Sam Allardyce admits that his future as West Ham United boss is in the hands of co-owners David Sullivan and David Gold but hopes that he will be shown the same patience as previous managers.
Golden moments may have become almost second nature to Mo Farah during his illustrious track career but he has urged patience in his quest to join the world marathon racing elite.
Rafael Benitez feels Arsenal can make an impact in this season’s Champions League despite the prospects of such a tough draw.
Mark Schwarzer has admitted that Chelsea are yet to hit top form but believes that when they do their array of talent will make the Premier League title race very “interesting”.
Former world heavyweight champion Mike Tyson will not fight against the decision to deny him entry to the UK, apparently cancelling planned appearances on stage next year.
London Irish have announced that a consortium of London-based Irish businessmen has completed a takeover of the club.
South Africa international and World Cup winner, CJ van der Linde has signed for London Irish for the remainder of the season and will join up with the squad next week.
Midfielder Mathieu Flamini feels Arsenal deserve credit from qualifying out of the toughest of Champions League groups and is not bothered whom they might face in the last 16.
Hayden Smith says he feels “very lucky” to have sealed a return to Saracens, having completed a remarkable conversion back to rugby union from American football.
Arsenal have launched an investigation into why hundreds of travelling supporters were delayed in getting to the Champions League Group F tie against Napoli on Wednesday night.
Jose Mourinho hopes Chelsea are drawn against Didier Drogba’s Galatasaray in the last-16 of the Champions League after securing top spot in Group E with a lacklustre 1-0 win over Steaua Bucharest.
Bingham to miss a month with medial knee ligament injury.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger admitted his frustration at not being able to finish the job off after his team lost 2-0 at Napoli and finished second in Champions League Group F.
Defending Ladbrokes PDC world champion Phil ‘The Power’ Taylor begins his quest for an unprecedented 17th title when this year’s tournament gets under way tomorrow (Friday) at Alexandra Palace.
Champions League Group F: Napoli 2 Arsenal 0
Alastair Cook admits England’s confidence has been hit by their two wide-margin defeats in the Ashes so far, but insists they are ready to fight back as they must at the WACA.
Andre Villas-Boas has challenged Tottenham to finish their Europa League group campaign on maximum points by beating a severely depleted Anzhi Makhachkala side at White Hart Lane.
Romford hadn’t tasted success since October 26 but that changed on last night as they beat Burnham Ramblers 2-0 in the Ryman One North.
The Government makes “no apology” for the new immigration rules which prevented former boxing champion and convicted rapist Mike Tyson from entering the UK, Immigration Minister Mark Harper said.
Chelsea captain John Terry insisted the Blues can make some improvements despite going through as Group E winners with a 1-0 win over Steaua Bucharest at Stamford Bridge.
Arsenal defender Per Mertesacker believes complacency played a part in the Gunners’ 2-0 Champions League defeat at Napoli but the German is happy to be in the draw for the first knockout stage.
With the World Cup on the horizon and his contract up at the end of the season, London24 Sport looks at how England international Ashley Cole fared as he helped lacklustre Chelsea to a 1-0 victory against Steaua Bucharest.