Manchester United 'are in talks with Ajax over £35m deal for Jurrien Timber - with Erik ten Hag wanting to bring young defensive star with him to Old Trafford as his first signing'

United are interested in signing Ajax's £35million-rated defender Jurrien TimberTimber became a highly-sought after player under Erik ten Hag in AmsterdamTen Hag is eager to continue working with the 20-year-old star at Old TraffordBut, Ten Hag says there will be a lot competition to sign the central defender

England name Australia's Matthew Mott as their new white-ball coach... with three-time women's World Cup-winning supremo pipping Paul Collingwood to role after signing a four-year deal with the ECB

Matthew Mott has had a successful seven years with Australia Women's side He won back-to-back T20 World Cups and the 50-over equivalent with themHe has been tasked with repeating formula with the England men's side England have decided to split their head coaches for the first time for eight years

Hong Kong cricket captain Kary Chan welcomes FairBreak decision to return to city in 2023

If there is one thing that stands out for Hong Kong cricket captain Kary Chan from the recently concluded women’s FairBreak T20 tournament in Dubai, it’s the friendships she developed. Chan was one of 12 Hong Kong cricketers selected ...

Video shows Eileen Gu back on half-pipe after 3 month break, says she is ‘fallin in love all over again’

Double Olympic gold medallist Eileen Gu is back on snow after a three month hiatus and it’s clear she has not missed a beat. Now back on home soil in the United States, Gu posted a short video on Instagram ...

Arsenal and Liverpool target Cody Gakpo admits 'anything can happen this summer' regarding his future... but the Dutch Player of the Year insists he MUST be playing regularly ahead of World Cup in Qatar

Arsenal have held talks with PSV star Cody Gakpo over a summer transfer Man United and Liverpool have also been linked with 23-year-old Dutchman Gakpo made his Holland debut at Euro 2020 and wants to go to the World Cup He has scored 21 goals and set up 15 in 47 games for Dutch side this season 

Manchester United should sign Jarrod Bowen from West Ham - and he 'would get in the team wherever he likes!', insists Andy Townsend

Andy Townsend says West Ham star Jarrod Bowen has 'been so good lately'He believes West Ham will receive multiple offers for Bowen during the summerHe says Erik ten Hag should prioritise Bowen when he rebuilds the United squad Bowen has scored 18 goals and registered 13 assists for West Ham this season

Rafa Benitez insists his Liverpool side can't be compared to Jurgen Klopp's because he 'signs £40m players for the bench'... and Spaniard tells all on life at Everton (where a player got injured dropping FURNITURE on himself!)

Rafael Benitez claimed his Liverpool side cannot be compared to Jurgen Klopp's The Spaniard insisted his transfer budget while at the Reds was only £20million And he declared current boss Klopp can now sign £40m players for the benchFormer Everton manager Benitez also opened up on his tenure at Goodison ParkHe says Toffees chief Frank Lampard must take responsibility for their strugglesAnd he reveals that a player got injured dropping a piece of furniture on himself

Sheffield United footballer Billy Sharp slams 'scumbag' who headbutted the ex-Nottingham Forest star in playoff pitch invasion and says 'one mindless idiot ruined an unbelievable night of football'

Sheffield United's Billy Sharp was attacked by a pitch invader at the final whistleThe striker was floored by a Nottingham Forest fan in amongst the celebrationsThis morning he branded him a 'scumbag'  and a 'mindless idiot' in public post It has been confirmed that the 36-year-old had to receive stitches after collisionNottinghamshire Police have arrested a fan on suspicion of assault Do you know who the arrested fan is? Email: 

Clean your boots, sweep the dressing room, do your homework and learn English! The rules set by coach Javier Mascherano to his Argentina U20 players as ex-Liverpool and Barcelona star tries to develop them as people as well as players

Javier Mascherano started work as Argentina Under 20 coach in JanuaryFormer Liverpool and Barcelona midfielder has laid down a code of conductHe expects his players to set high standards both on and off the pitchThey have to keep up with their school or college work, read and study EnglishOther rules include cleaning their own boots and tidying up dressing rooms

French Open: Hong Kong’s Coleman Wong eyes third major title at Roland Garros with help of women’s world No 1 Iga Swiatek

Hong Kong tennis ace Coleman Wong Chak-lam returns for his second grand slam of the year when the French Open begins next week, with an eye on clinching his third junior title. Ahead of his first appearance at Roland ...

Asian Tour: McDowell and Campbell head strong field for second International Series event, Hong Kong’s Kho among amateurs

Former US Open winners Graeme McDowell and Michael Campbell head a strong field of entries for the second Asian Tour International Series tournament next month. The US$2 million event, which is taking place at the Slaley Hall resort near Newcastle ...

'Things were said about me that just didn't add up': Niklas Sule calls out Bayern Munich boss Julian Nagelsmann for LYING after defender was accused of refusing to be part of the Wolfsburg matchday squad ahead of his exit to rivals Borussia Dortmund

Niklas Sule will leave Bayern Munich this summer to join Borussia DortmundHe was left out of the squad for their final game by boss Julian Nagelsmann His head coach claimed he was not prepared, but Sule has since refuted that 

Jose Mourinho 'is trying to convince Paulo Dybala to pick Roma over Inter Milan when he leaves Juventus this summer' with the out of contract Argentine forward already 'offered £5m-a-year to move to the San Siro'

Jose Mourinho wants to bring Juventus star Paulo Dybala to Rome this summerThe Argentine forward is out of contract this summer and looking for a new clubIt's been reported that he is close to signing for Juve's Serie A rivals Inter MilanMourinho wants him in the capital though and he could replace Nicolo Zaniolo 

Tom Aspinall backs 'scary fight' with Curtis Blaydes to push him to another level as British heavyweight star admits UFC London clash is his 'toughest match-up in the division'

Tom Aspinall beat Alexander Volkov in the main event of UFC London in March Heavyweight is rising star and faces another huge challenge on home turf He will face Curtis Blaydes and thinks it is 'toughest fight in the division' for him'That pushes me to levels I’ve never been before, and that’s what I need', he said 

Barcelona to hold further talks with Ousmane Dembele's agent after falling SHORT with their latest contract offer as Bayern Munich and PSG both show strong interest in signing the winger who is out of contract this summer

Barcelona will hold another meeting with Ousmane Dembele’s agent Moussa Sissoko next week after falling short with their latest contract proposal. Bayern Munich and Paris St Germain are both showing strong interest in signing the France international who is a ...

Idrissa Gueye appears to receive support from Senegal team-mates Ismaila Sarr and Cheikhou Kouyate after 'refusing' to play in a rainbow shirt for PSG to tackle homophobia - with the Crystal Palace star calling the ex-Everton player a 'real man'

PSG star Idrissa Gueye reportedly refused to play in a rainbow shirt for the club The club were supporting a cause to tackle homophobia and discriminationHis Senegal team-mates Cheikhou Kouyate and Ismaila appeared to back him Watford's Sarr posted a picture of himself with Gueye alongside heart emojis Kouyate did the same, calling him 'a real man' and writing 'we are with you' 

Jurgen Klopp says he is '100 per cent sure' football will support Jake Daniels after Blackpool forward came out as gay... with Liverpool boss now hopeful others will follow in the 17-year-old's footsteps

Jake Daniels, the 17-year-old Blackpool forward, came out as the first openly gay male footballer in Britain since 1990 The 17-year-old has received a wave of support from former and current players, as well as managers and governing bodies German boss Jurgen Klopp has now added his support after watching his Liverpool side beat Southampton 

REVEALED: Cheat sheet taped to a water bottle told Brice Samba exactly where to dive as Nottingham Forest keeper made THREE shoot-out saves to send his team to Wembley Play-off final... as delighted fans call him a 'genius' for doing his homework

Nottingham Forest beat Sheffield United on penalties to reach Play-off finalBrice Samba saved three Blades spot-kicks as Forest won shoot-out 3-2That followed a 2-1 United win on the night which levelled aggregate scoresSamba taped instructions for each Blades penalty taker to a water bottleHe followed the advice and pulled off three decisive saves to reach Wembley 

Dele Alli 'could LEAVE Everton this summer' after just six months with the Toffees asking for £20m for ex-Tottenham man who has yet to make a single start for them

England midfielder Alli signed for Everton from Tottenham back in JanuaryThere was no initial fee but Everton may owe £40m based on performancesAlli has made nine appearances for the Toffees but hasn't yet started a matchEverton are reportedly asking for £20m for Alli, with Spurs owed 25 per cent 

AFC Asian Cup: Japan football chief says country was asked about hosting 2023 tournament

Japan has been “sounded out” about hosting next year’s Asian Cup, the country’s football chief said, after China withdrew from staging the tournament over coronavirus concerns. Kozo Tashima, chairman of the Japan Football Association, told the Nikkan Sports daily ...

Former Manchester United star Daley Blind says Erik ten Hag WILL be a success at Old Trafford if he is backed by the board as he calls his fellow Dutchman 'one of the best managers around' after working with him at Ajax

Erik ten Hag will officially take over as Manchester United boss this summer The Dutchman has been backed by Ajax star Daley Blind to succeed at the club He called Ten Hag 'one of the best managers' but says he must be backed Dutch defender Blind played at Old Trafford between 2014 and 2018 

ONE Championship 157: Wondergirl Jaroonsak plans to ‘go slow like Stamp Fairtex’ on move from Muay Thai to MMA

Wondergirl Jaroonsak is hoping to follow in the footsteps of Stamp Fairtex as she transitions from Muay Thai to MMA. The Thai will make her MMA debut at Friday night’s ONE Championship 157 event in Singapore, taking on India’s ...

French Open: fired-up Novak Djokovic braced for Alcaraz and Nadal challenge at Roland Garros

Novak Djokovic said he would be fired up by the fiasco of his high-profile deportation from Australia when he targets a record-equalling 21st major on his grand slam return at the French Open. The world No 1 captured a ...

Coronavirus: Asian Para Games postponed to 2023 because of Covid-19 situation in China

The 2022 Asian Para Games scheduled to take place in the Chinese city of Hangzhou have been postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic, the Asian Paralympic Committee (APC) and the Games’ organising committee (HAPGOC) said on Tuesday. A task ...

PGA Championship: K.H. Lee’s hunger for success nourished by family restaurant

It was only when K.H. Lee was making strides as a golf professional that he learned how much hardship his mother endured to help him get there. Lee’s parents ran a restaurant in Seoul and had been putting aside ...

Graeme Souness claims winning the Europa League would be the greatest achievement by ANY Rangers team in his 69-year lifetime as they prepare for the final against Eintracht Frankfurt

Rangers play Frankfurt in the Europa League final in Seville on WednesdayThe Scottish side are aiming to win their first European trophy in 50 yearsGraeme Souness said winning the Europa League would top the 1972 triumph

'I hope we were lucky - when I spoke to him he was in a good mood': Jurgen Klopp believes that Liverpool defender Joe Gomez's injury is not serious despite him leaving Southampton on crutches after being forced off in win

Joe Gomez suffered a foot injury during Liverpool's 2-1 win at SouthamptonThe defender limped off uncomfortably at half-time during St Mary's clashGomez reportedly seen stepping on team bus with crutches and protective bootBut Jurgen Klopp believes Liverpool may have got 'lucky' with his injury 

BRIAN LAUDRUP: Unflappable Giovanni van Bronckhorst holds the key to Rangers’ hopes in the Europa League final... The Dutchman has all the tools to deliver the club’s first European trophy in 50 years

The players all have technical quality - it is the marginal gains that will win it Giovanni van Bronckhorst is a calming influence and that can help the playersThe cliche 'play the game, not the occasion' is absolutely true and the players must realise that in SevilleGiovanni van Bronckhorst has been there and done it, he is crucial to Rangers 

Sheffield United striker Billy Sharp is brutally ATTACKED by a pitch invader after Nottingham Forest's Championship play-off semi-final victory, with Blades boss Paul Heckingbottom calling for a 'prison sentence' and condemning 'cowardly' assault

Sheffield United's Billy Sharp was attacked by a pitch invader at the final whistleThe striker was floored by a Nottingham Forest fan in amongst the celebrationsIt has been confirmed that the 36-year-old had to receive stitches after collision

Liverpool fans on social media revel in their 'reserve' side completing the turnaround at Southampton to ensure the title race goes down to the final day as Jurgen Klopp praises his fringe players for 'outstanding' performance

Goals from Takumi Minamino and Joel Matip ensure Liverpool win at SotonNathan Redmond had given Southampton an early lead in the 13th minuteWin ensures Liverpool remain a point behind Manchester City ahead of final day

Jamie Carragher urges Mo Salah to sign a new Liverpool deal as he warns of past stars who have flopped after leaving the Reds... but Jamie Redknapp insists Virgil van Dijk is the ONLY unreplaceable star at Anfield

Mohamed Salah's Liverpool future is uncertain after stalling on a new dealEgyptian has been on stunning form for the Reds this season in quadruple chaseBut his contract is set to expire next year and he could eventually leave on a free Jamie Redknapp though believes Liverpool would not struggle to replace himFormer Reds captain insists Virgil van Dijk is the club's most important player 

'We will discuss that over the coming weeks': Brendan Rodgers admits he is looking into a summer deal worth £14m to keep Ademola Lookman at Leicester City after the winger has starred on loan from RB Leipzig

Ademola Lookman has spent season on loan at Leicester City from RB LeipzigThe winger has impressed boss Brendan Rodgers during the campaignRodgers admits he is now willing to enter talks over making the move permanent

Blackpool's Marvin Ekpiteta apologises for historical homophobic social media posts which have left him 'embarrassed' after 17-year-old team-mate Jake Daniels came out as gay - and says posts 'do not in any way reflect the values I hold now'

Jake Daniels, the 17-year-old Blackpool forward, came out as the first openly gay male footballer in Britain since 1990Following Daniels' announcement, posts made by team-mate Marvin Ekpiteta from 2012 and 2013 containing homophobic tones were highlighted Ekpiteta, 26, subsequently deleted the offending posts and on Tuesday evening issued an unreserved apologyHe expressed regret for his actions a decade ago 'which do not in any way reflect the values I hold now'

'It is all down to that man': Jamie Carragher hails 'very special' Jurgen Klopp after Liverpool manager's changes pay off in Southampton win to keep alive bid for an unprecedented quadruple

Liverpool beat Southampton 2-1 despite making nine changes to the teamJamie Carragher praised Klopp and the mentality he had created at the clubLiverpool could still win four trophies after taking the title race to the last dayThey will need to beat Wolves and hope Man City drop points to win the title

'It's like having Ferraris in the garage - you let them out and they do it like this': Jurgen Klopp hails his 'exceptional' group of Liverpool players after beating Southampton to take title race down to final day despite making NINE changes

Klopp made nine changes to the team that won the FA Cup on SaturdayLiverpool fought back from a goal down to beat Southampton at St Mary'sManchester City hold a one point advantage heading into last day of the season 

MIKE MINAY: Jake Daniels is the role model I wanted growing up, I had no gay footballers or commentators to relate to when I wondered how my sexuality would affect me... this week has been a gamechanger

Blackpool's Jake Daniels is UK's first male pro to come out as gay since 1990 The young forward is the only active openly gay professional player in BritainBBC Radio reporter Mike Minay wishes he had a role model like forward Daniels 

PAUL NEWMAN: Matthew Potts and Harry Brook's selection in England's Test squad on Wednesday would point to a brave new era... the new-look panel have some interesting calls to make, but don't expect them to be too radical just yet

England's Test squad for the Lord's Test against New Zealand to be named Bowling department expected to have different look after a number of injuriesEngland plan to name an extended squad initially - Dan Lawrence and Ollie Robinson will need to prove their fitness Omission of the Hundred from Tom Harrison's list of achievements was tellingAn England bowler tells the World of Cricket that some balls in this year's County Championship have resembled 'kwik cricket' equipment 

Jamie Carragher heaps praise on Roberto Firmino for his role in Liverpool's victory over Southampton - but admits he fears the Brazilian will leave the club when his contract expires next summer

Roberto Firmino made a rare Premier League start against SouthamptonThe Brazilian was a key member of a much-changed Liverpool side for the gameFirmino, 30, is out of contract at Anfield next season and could leave for freeJamie Redknapp also praised Firmino for his performance in the 2-1 victory 

Police chief warns clubs to stop rise in flares and says the pyrotechnics are dangerous enough to kill fans - after FA Cup final and Everton's clash against Brentford marred by flares

Mark Roberts, the nation’s head of football policing, told Sportsmail on Tuesday that the increase in the presence of flares at grounds is alarming Games have been disrupted by flares this season, including the FA Cup final An Everton steward had to remove some flares from the pitch on Sunday 

Rangers target Europa League glory on Wednesday night against Eintracht Frankfurt with fate on their side - as 100,000 fans make their presence known in Seville for final 50 years after famous Cup Winners' Cup win

Rangers take on Eintracht Frankfurt in the Europa League final on Wednesday A second European trophy beckons, exactly 50 years on from the Cup-Winners Cup triumph of 1972Under Giovanni van Bronckhorst — appointed in November after Steven Gerrard left for Aston Villa — they have got everything right Gers captain James Tavernier is the competition’s top scorer with seven goals 


Alex Walmsley takes inspiration from three letters written on his wrist every time he goes out to do battle... as St Helens chase a fourth title on the bounce, the prop continues to feel his late mother's presence

RIATH AL-SAMARRAI: It isn't just Liverpool's leading lights who have the mentalities of monsters… ALL components of Jurgen Klopp's squad seem ingrained with the same collective refusal to back off from a scrap

Nottingham Forest have Brice Samba to thank for reaching Championship play-off as hero goalkeeper saves THREE penalties in shootout after they had squandered 3-1 aggregate lead over Sheffield United

EXCLUSIVE: Manchester City to make £30m swoop for Brighton star Marc Cucurella this summer - with Pep Guardiola eyeing Spain international to fill their problem left back position

MARTIN SAMUEL: Arsenal's crushing defeat at St James' Park should terrify Mikel Arteta in more ways than one... Newcastle have money and a clear long-term goal, they could raid the Gunners in the same way Man City once did

Charlie Appleby's Native Trail will seek to emulate National Stakes success when he takes on up to 10 rivals in the Irish 2,000 Guineas at the Curragh

We'll look after Jake Daniels, English football is FINALLY ready for this: Sportsmail visits Blackpool, a town proud of its teenage footballer emboldened to blaze a trail for gay players

London Irish 25-25 Worcester: Warriors win dramatic Premiership Cup final on most tries scored after Kyle Hatherell's last-gasp effort forced extra-time

Wimbledon set to be STRIPPED of ranking points for women after banning Russian and Belarussian players... and Britain could also miss out on staging new Masters grass court event in the run-up to the Championships

Newcastle and Wolves pre-season plans are in disarray with Ohio Cup in July cancelled at short notice... leaving both clubs FUMING at the decision

Robin Goodfellow's racing tips: Best bets for Wednesday, May 18

Rangers fans taunt rival Eintracht Frankfurt supporters at a bar by singing the banned song '10 German Bombers' ahead of the Europa League final in Seville

Eddie Jones says London Irish wonderkid Henry Arundell's resolve has impressed him as much as his blistering pace after calling teenager up to England training squad: 'That's the sort of mindset you want to see from young players'

Bruno Guimaraes was the £33m gamble that paid off for Eddie Howe and he has set the tone for Newcastle United's revival... the Brazilian made Arsenal look stupid AGAIN for snubbing him in January and his quality will help attract big names this summer

Southampton fans tease visiting Liverpool supporters by singing God Save the Queen... just days after Reds supporters booed the National Anthem before the FA Cup final at Wembley

Arsenal's collapse in the race for top four will leave them trapped in the same vicious cycle this summer... with no Champions League football to offer potential recruits or their own key men, luring the very best players is extremely difficult

EXCLUSIVE: Dan Biggar to retain Wales captaincy for summer tour despite Alun Wyn Jones being set to be named in the squad for the series in South Africa

Jamie Carragher backs Jurgen Klopp's gamble to make NINE changes for must-win clash at Southampton because Liverpool have 'more chance' of Champions League success... as he insists old side should not get 'too emotional' about Premier League

EXCLUSIVE: David Mitchell is one of three men to have played for both Rangers and Eintracht Frankfurt... but the Australian - who was idolised by a young Giovanni van Bronckhorst - is desperate for the Scottish side to lift the trophy in Seville

One Rangers fan reveals he spent £3,000 for a ticket to the Europa League final from a tout - and three Gers supporters travelled more than 11,000 miles to Seville from Australia... but won't even be attending match!

The Battle of South London! Joshua Buatsi and Craig Richards both grew up in Croydon, boxed at the same gym and fought in the amateurs... now the Brits face off in their 'derby' at the 02 Arena with a world title shot at stake

Lionel Messi's agent denies claims that the PSG superstar has already agreed to sign for Inter Miami when his contract expires in 2023... amid reports the Argentine would acquire 35% of David Beckham's franchise after joining

Biniam Girmay makes history at the Giro d'Italia by becoming first black African winner of a Grand Tour stage... but his celebrations are cut short after exploding wine cork hits him in the eye and he is taken to hospital

Southampton vs Liverpool LIVE: Jurgen Klopp's side face must-win clash to keep alive their quadruple hopes... with defeat enough to see Manchester City crowned as Premier League champions

Let's become legends! Giovanni van Bronckhorst issues a rallying cry to his Rangers stars and tells them to make history in Seville as they go in search of a first European trophy for 50 years against Eintracht Frankfurt

Josh Taylor could face Jose Zepeda next as Top Rank confirm discussions between the unified light-welterweight champion and his mandatory challenger are underway... with fuming Jack Catterall branding him the 'Tartan TornA***hole' amid demands for rematch

Manchester United could be boosted by the return of England trio Marcus Rashford, Luke Shaw and Jadon Sancho for the trip to Crystal Palace... as they look to ensure Europa League football next season

Manchester United star Cristiano Ronaldo shocks local residents by signing up to an exclusive £255-a-month gym in Cheshire... with the Portuguese spotted working out at the facility with his family

'It's time to start following the mind, not the heart': Former Liverpool centre-back Martin Skrtel retires at the age of 37 citing health reasons after a 21-year playing career

West Ham 'set to bolster attacking options with plans to make a £20m bid for Nigerian striker Emmanuel Dennis' as relegated Watford struggle to keep their squad together

Amir Khan claims 'curries' and an 'appalling diet' is to blame for Asian fighters not making an impact in boxing - and ex-world champion thinks Asians use their background as an 'excuse' for not pursuing dream careers in sport

'Do you want a cuddle?': Newcastle legend Alan Shearer goads Arsenal icon Ian Wright before laughing uncontrollably as Magpies victory all but ends Gunners' top-four hopes

Scotland midfielder Caroline Weir is set to join Real Madrid from Manchester City in another blow to Gareth Taylor's side after the loss of Georgia Stanway to Bayern Munich

'It's a boost for us': Rangers boss Giovanni van Bronckhorst confirms striker Kemar Roofe has been declared FIT for the Europa League final against Eintracht Frankfurt after recovering from a knee injury

Brendan Rodgers heaps praise on striker Jamie Vardy and labels him an 'icon' of Leicester City AND the Premier League... as the Foxes striker approaches his 10-year anniversary of his move from non-league

Tony Ferguson blasts 'mentally weak' Conor McGregor for lack of character after Irishman mocked him, comparing his head to a chicken nugget following brutal Michael Chandler KO

Rangers' thrilling win over RB Leipzig was a blur for Joe Aribo after being KNOCKED OUT by a free-kick at Ibrox... but their makeshift striker is desperate to send Eintracht Frankfurt into the darkness in their Europa League final

Mikel Arteta had a NIGHTMARE start, fell out with the captain HE picked and failed to replace him, while his players lacked discipline and imploded... how Arsenal fell to pieces - with Amazon watching

Christian Eriksen and Jamie Vardy have hit late-season form, while Bruno Guimaraes ran the show for Newcastle against Arsenal... but who is the new No 1 in this week's POWER RANKINGS ahead of the final day of the season?

Another sacking, Gary? Salford City owner Neville is left looking for a FOURTH manager in two years after club fire boss Gary Bowyer following 10th-place finish in League Two – and weeks after announcing huge losses of £91,000-a-week

Welcome back, Ben! Chelsea left back Chilwell enjoys an emotional training ground reunion with team-mates and boss Thomas Tuchel after six months sidelined with an ACL knee injury

Eintracht Frankfurt swept Rangers aside 12-4 and earned an Ibrox ovation on their way to the 1960 European Cup final... a thrashing by a star-studded Real Madrid meant they left Glasgow without the trophy but they did earn the respect of all

BRIAN LAUDRUP: Rangers' presence in the Europa League final is already a victory for the smaller European leagues — it's proof that excellence can exist outside the big five nations

ONE Championship 157: Rodtang Jitmuangnon says he could ‘fully go to MMA’ after Muay Thai Grand Prix

Manchester City women's record goal scorer and England star Georgia Stanway joins Bayern Munich on a three year-deal as midfielder says move to Germany 'just feels right'

EXCLUSIVE: Crystal Palace could fly to Merseyside just HOURS before crucial Premier League clash against relegation-threatened Everton - with club worried players' sleep will be disrupted by fans setting off fireworks if they stay overnight

Steph Houghton and Fran Kirby ARE included in Sarina Wiegman's provisional England squad for the Women's Euros but both face a race against time to be fit - while Jordan Nobbs misses out due to a knee injury

Bayern Munich 'line up Sadio Mane, Sasa Kalajdzic, Sebastian Haller AND Ousmane Dembele as summer targets' as 'renewal talks with Serge Gnabry and Robert Lewandowski break down'

'Champions League... you're having a laugh!' Newcastle fans taunt Arsenal supporters at St James' Park after the Gunners' defeat left rivals Tottenham in pole position for a European spot

'Respect the champions': Celtic defender Carl Starfelt hits back at Rangers fans after he and team-mate Jota are trolled on a flight - as rival supporters descend upon Seville ahead of Europa League final

Covid-19 saga over for pool ace Robbie Capito as he is reinstated in UK Open

'It's a wonderful feeling': Australian gay footballer Josh Cavallo is 'very proud' of Jake Daniels and hails the Blackpool 17-year-old's 'bravery' after he became the UK's first male professional to come out since 1990

EXCLUSIVE: England are dealt a blow ahead of summer tour of Australia with Sam Simmonds set to miss three-Test series to undergo hip surgery - but No 8 should be fit for start of next season

Olympic legends Laura and Jason Kenny collect their official dame and knighthoods at Windsor Castle as Prince William honours the married couple after their incredible cycling careers saw them win 12 gold medals between them

Hong Kong Olympic fencer Ryan Choi earns praise from Canto-pop boy band Mirror after Incheon triumph – ‘proud of you’

Rio Ferdinand says Man United are 'one of the WORST' at paying tribute to departing players - and reveals he was 'p****d off' with his exit - but adds Jesse Lingard's fuming brother 'lacked awareness'

REVEALED: Shane Warne was going to pay Andrew Symonds out of his OWN POCKET for London Spirit gig as Spin King wanted to give his former Australia team-mate his first coaching chance before pair's tragic deaths

PSG may need to replace Kylian Mbappe, Xavi wants to build his young Barcelona side around an experienced figure and Chelsea need a new fit after the Romelu Lukaku disaster... five potential destinations for Robert Lewandowski as he seeks Bayern exit

'I don't think it helps ANYBODY': Ian Wright joins Gary Neville in criticising Granit Xhaka's 'very strange' post-match interview blasting team-mates after Arsenal's loss against Newcastle

Jack Shore will face fellow top-15 contender Ricky Simon at UFC Fight Night on July 16, with Welshman putting undefeated record on the line