News archive from 20 December 2017

Antonio Conte hails Andreas Christensen as Chelsea’s ‘best surprise’

Antonio Conte hails Andreas Christensen as Chelsea’s ‘best surprise’

Antonio Conte has hailed Andreas Christensen as Chelsea‘s ‘best surprise’ of the season. The 21-year-old returned from his two-year loan spell at Borussia Monchengladbach in the summer and has now cemented his place as a regular at the heart of...

Metro, 00:01 in Sport
 
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger gives update on Gunners striker dilemma

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger gives update on Gunners striker dilemma

That’s according to Gunners boss Arsene Wenger. Giroud started Tuesday’s Carabao Cup win over West Ham but was forced off after 78 minutes with a hamstring injury. Lacazette has started most of Arsenal’s Premier League games this season but found...

Daily Star, 00:04 in Sport
 
Post Office secures £370m funding from government

Post Office secures £370m funding from government

The Post Office network is to get £370m in new funding, the government has announced. About £160m of the money will be used to protect village community branches, Business Secretary Greg Clark said. The three-year funding deal, running from next...

BBC, 00:06 in Regional
 

Pep Guardiola tells Man City to celebrate to like champions now

Pep Guardiola told Manchester City to carry on celebrating like champions - but has ruled out an unprecedented treble. The runaway Premier League leaders booked their place in the semi final of the Carabao Cup with a penalty shoot-out win against...

 

Man City win at Leicester leaves their rivals as deflated as the referee

The question of how on earth Manchester City can be stopped grows louder every few days. When a dive and a refereeing howler is not enough against a weakened team, even Jose Mourinho and Ander Herrera must be disheartened and the worry for everyone...

 
OPINION: Derby County must not count their chickens

OPINION: Derby County must not count their chickens

Derby County columnist Andy-Buckley Taylor is eagerly hoping for a play-off place this season. In his latest column he takes a look at the race for a top six place and the importance of not getting carried away.

Belper News, 00:09 in Sport
 
Theo Walcott to be offered Arsenal escape route by Sam Allardyce at Everton

Theo Walcott to be offered Arsenal escape route by Sam Allardyce at Everton

The forward has been reduced to just 46 minutes of Premier League action this season for the Gunners. Former Southampton ace Walcott has been reduced to a second string backup, as he doesn't fit into Arsene Wenger's new formation. But according to the...

Daily Star, 00:11 in Sport
 
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger reacts to West Ham Carabao Cup win

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger reacts to West Ham Carabao Cup win

The Gunners secured their place in the Carabao Cup semi-finals thanks to a first-half goal from Danny Welbeck. The England international netted from close range to sink David Moyes’ side at the Emirates. And Wenger hailed his side for their efforts...

Daily Star, 00:11 in Sport
 
Chelsea star Andreas Christiansen tipped to become new John Terry by Antonio Conte

Chelsea star Andreas Christiansen tipped to become new John Terry by Antonio Conte

Christensen is just 21 but has already become a regular at the heart of defence in the absence of the injured David Luiz, and Conte already rates him as a potential captain. But the Italian went even further by saying he hopes the Denmark star goes on...

Daily Star, 00:11 in Sport
 
Computer games company Rare gears up for spring release of new blockbuster Sea of Thieves

Computer games company Rare gears up for spring release of new blockbuster Sea of Thieves

For the past 32 years computer games compa ny Rare has been developing some of the world’s most popular games from its headquarters in the west Leicestershire village of Twycross. Its latest is Sea of Thieves, a multi-player adventure allowing players...

 
Trans prisoner found dead ‘days after pulling out of suicide pact’

Trans prisoner found dead ‘days after pulling out of suicide pact’

A transgender prison was found hanged in her prison cell days after pulling out of a suicide pact with other inmates, an inquest has been told. Jenny Swift, 49, died at Doncaster Prison – a jail for men – in December last year, a jury at Doncaster...

Metro, 00:12 in Hot News
 
Africa could become a security threat unless we give it LOTS of money says minister

Africa could become a security threat unless we give it LOTS of money says minister

Rory Stewart, the minister for Africa, said there was a "possibility" that terror groups on the continent could link up with wider groups such as al Qaida, whose Islamist ideology and Jihad aims can be "supercharged" worldwide. His...

 

'Complacent' Government condemned for letting thousands of people go homeless

The Government’s “complacent” attitude to homelessness has left thousands of people sleeping rough on the streets and more than 120,000 children stuck in temporary accommodation, a damning inquiry has found. Conservative and Labour MPs said the...

 
Alexandra Burke ‘rubbishes engagement rumours’ after fan speculation

Alexandra Burke ‘rubbishes engagement rumours’ after fan speculation

Alexandra Burke was whisked away to Paris for a romantic trip with long-term boyfriend Josh Ginnell on Sunday, a day after she narrowly missed out on lifting the Glitterball trophy at the Strictly Come Dancing final. But a cryptic Instagram post,...

Metro, 00:14 in Showbiz
 
Liverpool set to sign Southampton star Virgil van Dijk in January - bookies

Liverpool set to sign Southampton star Virgil van Dijk in January - bookies

The Dutch defender has been heavily linked with a move away from the Saints, with the Premier League big boys keen on the 26-year-old. Liverpool, Chelsea, Manchester United and Manchester City are all said to be interested in the former Celtic man....

Daily Star, 00:16 in Sport
 


News Widget for Webmasters


Realtime News

 

«
»
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
        1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31