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England recall flanker Tom Wood for autumn internationals amid injury crisis

Tom Wood has been recalled for England’s autumn series to make his first appearance in the national squad since being jettisoned after the World Cup.

Jose Mourinho: Man Utd boss says life alone in hotel is a 'bit of a disaster'

BBC 40 sources

Jose Mourinho says living alone in Manchester has become a "bit of a disaster" due to photographers camped outside his hotel.

Jurgen Klopp hails Daniel Sturridge as Mauricio Pochettino aims dig at Liverpool boss

JURGEN KLOPP hailed Daniel Sturridge’s predatory powers as the England striker propelled Liverpool past Tottenham and into the EFL Cup quarter-finals.

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger: This is how Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has changed

Daily Star / Sport 20 sources

ALEX OXLADE-CHAMBERLAIN was singled out for praise by Arsene Wenger after last night's EFL Cup triumph over Reading.

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Martin Glenn: 'England youngsters need tournament experience'

Sports Mole 6 sources

Football Association chief executive Martin Glenn backs the suggestion that striker Marcus Rashford could benefit from playing in the Under-21 European Championships.


Johnny Sexton eases fitness worries ahead of All Blacks showdown in Chicago

Johnny Sexton has allayed concerns surrounding his fitness after he was replaced at half time in Leinster’s defeat to Montpellier on Sunday.

Rumour Mill: Barton set for crunch Ibrox talks | Villa want Souttar | Rangers ‘can win title’

Joey Barton’s future at Rangers will be decided one way or another by the end of this week as the midfielder is set to take part in an Ibrox disciplinary hearing. Barton has been missing from the first-team squad for almost six weeks…


India vs New Zealand, live scores and updates, Ranchi ODI: Black Caps off to quick start

Firstpost / Sports 29 sources

fter taking a 2-1 lead in the five-match One-Day International (ODI) series, hosts India will take on New Zealand in the fourth game at the JSCA International Stadium in Ranchi on Wednesday


Paul Pogba could become a ‘phenomenal central defender’, claims Jose Mourinho

Metro.co.uk / Sport 40 sources

Jose Mourinho believes Paul Pogba can play at centre-back (Picture: Getty)

Eddie Jones names 33-man England squad for Autumn Internationals

Eddie Jones has named his 33-man England squad for the Old Mutual Wealth Series.


NBA: Spurs spoil Kevin Durant's Warriors debut in 129-100 rout

NZ Herald / Sport 46 sources

San Antonio's Kawhi Leonard scored a career-high 35 points as the Spurs emphatically spoiled Kevin Durant's long-awaited Golden State debut Tuesday with a 129-100 rout that sent Warriors fans for the exits early on the team's opening...


West Ham boss Slaven Bilic takes steps to make London Stadium feel more like home

Daily Star / Sport 31 sources

SLAVEN BILIC has got his West Ham players training at the London Stadium in a bid to make it feel more like home.

Indians 6, Cubs 0 | Cleveland leads series, 1-0: Wait Over, Indians Strike Quickly in Opener

In Game 1 of a series between two perennial losers, Cleveland rode dominant pitching by its ace and its bullpen to an easy victory.


World Series Game 1: Cubs and Indians Look for Early Edge

One team will end a very long championship drought. The other will remain lovable losers. Stay here for inning-by-inning updates and analysis from Cleveland.


Most sports fans 'would welcome gay players'

BBC / Sport 9 sources

A BBC Radio 5 live poll finds that 82% of sports fans in England, Wales and Scotland would welcome an openly gay player at their club.


Newcastle 6 Preston North End 0

THREE points clear at the top of the Championship and now a place in the quarter-finals of the EFL Cup has been delivered after smashing Preston North End for six. Maybe suffering relegation from the Premier League wasn’t such a bad idea,…

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte warns fans ahead of EFL Cup clash against West Ham

ANTONIO CONTE has issued a plea to Chelsea’s fans to behave themselves ahead of their potential powder-keg EFL Cup clash with West Ham tonight.


Liverpool 2-1 Tottenham: Daniel Sturridge brace sends Reds into EFL quarter-final

Daniel Sturridge scored twice as Liverpool beat Tottenham 2-1 at Anfield to take their place in the quarter-finals of the EFL Cup.

Wayne Rooney tipped to quit Manchester United and move to US

Daily Star 13 sources

WAYNE Rooney was last night tipped to complete a big money move to the United States after being told he is free to leave Manchester United.


John Delaney outlines the four reasons behind his decision to step down as OCI vice-president

Independent.ie 7 sources

FAI chief executive John Delaney has informed the board of the Olympic Council of Ireland that he is stepping down from his role as vice-president, Independent.ie can reveal.

Guardiola 'would like' Toure return - but won't make it happen

Goal.com 18 sources

The Manchester City boss says he would like to call upon the Ivory Coast international for Wednesday's EFL Cup game at Old Trafford, but will not make it happen


New York Giants Release Kicker Josh Brown After He Admitted in Documents to Domestic Abuse

TIME / Sports 120 sources

"Our beliefs, our judgments and our decisions were misguided"

Arsenal vs Reading, live: brilliant Ali Al Habsi keeps Reading in it at 1-0 after Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain opener

Telegraph / Sport 59 sources

21 shots for Arsenal, although they only hit the target with seven of those, and coupled with an excellent display from Ali Al Habsi, that might explain why they didn't put this tie to bed sooner. I remember Ali's performance for Bolton…

Tuesday, Oct 25

Massive injury blow for Man United as star ruled out for two months

Manchester United have been dealt a severe blow with Eric Bailly expected to be ruled out until Christmas with a knee ligament injury.

Anthony Joshua v Wladimir Klitschko is OFF: This is when they could fight

ANTHONY JOSHUA could now face Wladimir Klitschko in the spring after their December 10 date was finally shelved because of an injury to the Ukrainian.

Monday, Oct 24

England defeat Bangladesh, live: Ben Stokes snares Taijul and Shafiul in 19 minutes to complete 22-run win

Telegraph 61 sources

Enormous relief for England. Crushing disappointment for the Bangladesh cricket team carrying the hopes of a nation. It took just 21 balls bowled over the course of 19 minutes for England to win the first Test in Chittagong with Ben Stokes…

Result: Lewis Hamilton takes 50th career win in United States Grand Prix

Sports Mole 100 sources

Lewis Hamilton wins his 50th F1 career race by triumphing in the United States Grand Prix, trimming Nico Rosberg's championship lead to 26 points.

Jose Mourinho blasts Antonio Conte as coaches clash in Stamford Bridge tunnel bust-up

JOSE MOURINHO appeared to accuse Antonio Conte of trying to “humiliate” him after a disastrous return to Stamford Bridge ended in a tunnel bust-up between members of the back-room staffs.

Confirmed: The final 30 nominees for the 2016 Ballon d’Or

Daily Star / Sport 115 sources

THE Ballon d’Or shortlist has been confirmed and it reads as a who’s who of the game’s finest players.

Sunday, Oct 23

Bangladesh vs England first Test day four, live: 107 needed with five wickets in hand at tea

Telegraph 80 sources

Sabbir has carried the fight to England in this stand of 39, while skipper Mushfiqur is playing a solid little knock so far, dinking it around. England will feel that, if they can break this partnership, the rest should be straightforward:…

Philippe Coutinho clinches win over West Brom but Liverpool miss top spot

Another set-piece goal prevented Liverpool going top of the Premier League for the first time since May 2014, but there was no blot on Jürgen Klopp’s landscape against West Bromwich Albion. Another victory is what counts and another…

Manchester City v Southampton Live: Follow the Premier League action from the Etihad

EXPRESS SPORT brings you live coverage from the Etihad as Manchester City host Southampton.

Chelsea 4 Man Utd 0 live: Jose Mourinho suffers nightmare return as Eden Hazard-inspired hosts run riot

Telegraph 260 sources

"We are close to 1-1 but another defensive mistake costs us. Then close to 2-1 and they have a counter attack to make it 3-0 Then we are close to 3-1 and they make it 4-0. "When you come with a strategy you can't concede after 30 seconds.…

Saturday, Oct 22

Man Utd boss Jose Mourinho sends message to Chelsea fans: I don't care if you boo me

Daily Express / Sport 129 sources

JOSE MOURINHO says he does not care if Chelsea fans boo him on his return to Stamford Bridge.

Premier League LIVE: Follow all the action from today's 3pm kick-offs

EXPRESS SPORT brings you all the live action from today's 3pm kick-offs in the Premier League.

Munster 38-17 Glasgow: European Rugby Champions Cup clockwatch – live!

Rolling report from round two of the European Champions Cup; Munster to pay respects to Anthony Foley at Thomond Park; Toulon below par but still have too much for battling Sale; Email gerard.meagher@theguardian.com or tweet: @gerard…

Liverpool vs West Brom - live: Sturridge back to the bench for Reds

Telegraph 31 sources

Against the big teams you little bit of luck and every man to turn up. To be manager of a football club to come to Anfield is a great honour but we must work hard and show the commitment we've shown since the beginning of the season. 5…

Friday, Oct 21

Manchester United vs Fenerbahce - live: Rooney and Van Persie start

Telegraph 127 sources

Do you member the free-kick? And the hat-trick? And the Dagobah system? That's where Yoda lives! 12 years ago, @WayneRooney burst onto the scene at Old Trafford with a dream debut against @Fenerbahce_EN. #UEL https://t.co/b7q4iIArSo. — BT…

'Magical family moments in the garden' at centre of tributes at Anthony 'Axel' Foley funeral

Independent.ie 43 sources

Anthony Foley was a man who lived life with “dignity and personal and professional integrity”, mourners heard at his funeral on Friday afternoon.

British Cycling confirm chief executive Ian Drake will step down in April

Ian Drake will step down as British Cycling chief executive in April, the national governing body has announced.

Lance Armstrong pulls out of One Zero conference in Dublin tomorrow due to 'legal reasons'

Independent.ie 5 sources

Lance Armstrong has withdrawn from his scheduled appearance at the One Zero conference in Dublin tomorrow citing 'legal reasons'.