News archive from 5 February 2012, page 3

IS THE DRS SPINNING OUT OF CONTROL?

IS THE DRS SPINNING OUT OF CONTROL?

THE last time England played Pakistan in a Test series on foreign soil there were 16 LBW decisions in the three-match series. By the end of a pulsating first day in Dubai on Friday, the LBW count for the series was more than double that figure and...

 
BATTLES OF AN UNKNOWN GOLD HERO

BATTLES OF AN UNKNOWN GOLD HERO

OARSMEN Tom James won Olympic gold in Beijing and is a reigning world champion but, unlike the sport’s famous names, he is still a relative unknown and has had to fight to fund his rowing career. Here he tells how he has battled illness and injury in...

 
SHAY GIVEN: ASTON VILLA CAN FLY LIKE MAGPIES

SHAY GIVEN: ASTON VILLA CAN FLY LIKE MAGPIES

SHAY GIVEN heads back to Newcastle ­today for the first time, insisting he has no ­regrets about leaving the Toon. The Aston Villa keeper’s declaration might seem a bit strange given the respective positions of his current and former clubs right...

Daily Star, 00:44 in Sport
 
OUR SEASON’S NOT DEAD YET CLAIMS ANDRE VILLAS-BOAS

OUR SEASON’S NOT DEAD YET CLAIMS ANDRE VILLAS-BOAS

ANDRE VILLAS-BOAS wouldn’t swap places with Sir Alex Ferguson or Roberto Mancini. The Chelsea boss is happy at being involved in three competitions while Manchester City and United only chase two. Meanwhile, Arsene Wenger’s Arsenal are putting all...

Daily Star, 00:52 in Sport
 
NEW YORK GIANTS COACH TIM COUGHLIN IS SUDDENLY ALL SMILES

NEW YORK GIANTS COACH TIM COUGHLIN IS SUDDENLY ALL SMILES

A RARE phenomenon has been sighted in the build-up to tonight’s Super Bowl – New York Giants coach Tom Coughlin smiling. Coughlin has a well-earned reputation as a no-nonsense, disciplinarian coach. He has a rule for team meetings and practices –...

 
PETR CECH’S A FAN OF DAVID DE GEA

PETR CECH’S A FAN OF DAVID DE GEA

CHELSEA goalkeeper Petr Cech has defended David de Gea ahead of his side’s clash with Man United today. Under-fire De Gea, 21, is set to start in goal for United due to an injury to Anders ­Lindegaard, who has been Sir Alex Ferguson’s first-choice...

Daily Star, 00:55 in Sport
 
IT’S OUR TITLE IF WE WIN AT CHELSEA AND SPURS ROARS ALEX FERGUSON

IT’S OUR TITLE IF WE WIN AT CHELSEA AND SPURS ROARS ALEX FERGUSON

SIR ALEX FERGUSON claimed last night that Manchester United’s title hopes hinge on two tough away games in London – starting today at Chelsea. The other is at in-form Tottenham in a month’s time and the United boss insists his side will have a “good...

Daily Star, 00:58 in Sport
 
FA IN HURRY TO CRACK CODE

FA IN HURRY TO CRACK CODE

The FA will compile a players’ code of conduct in a bid to avoid another minefield like the John Terry affair. Their decision to remove the England captaincy from the Chelsea defender, who is due in court in July accused of an aggravated public...

 
ANDRE VILLAS-BOAS: FERNANDO TORRES TORMENT WILL SOON BE OVER

ANDRE VILLAS-BOAS: FERNANDO TORRES TORMENT WILL SOON BE OVER

CHELSEA boss Andre Villas-Boas believes the dice will finally fall in ­Fernando Torres’ favour against Man United today. AVB is convinced the £50million striker will finally end a goal drought that has gone through the 1,000-minute barrier. The...

Daily Star, 01:00 in Sport
 
TOTTENHAM COACH JOE JORDAN: LIVERPOOL'S ANDY CARROLL WILL SILENCE THE CRITICS

TOTTENHAM COACH JOE JORDAN: LIVERPOOL'S ANDY CARROLL WILL SILENCE THE CRITICS

ANDY Carroll has some very serious doubters, even on Merseyside. But he will get unexpected support tomorrow from Spurs coach Joe Jordan. Jordan last night revealed how Tottenham were priced out of signing the big striker before he went to Liverpool....

 
FERNANDO TORRES: I HAVE A LONDON CALLING

FERNANDO TORRES: I HAVE A LONDON CALLING

FERNANDO TORRES insists he is happy at Chelsea – and has no desire to quit the Premier League this summer. The Spanish flop has scored just five goals for the Blues since his record £50million switch from Liverpool 12 months ago. But despite that...

Daily Star, 01:04 in Sport
 
I LIKE THE LUCA OF ANDRE

I LIKE THE LUCA OF ANDRE

FORMER Chelsea boss Gianluca Vialli has backed Blues manager Andre Villas-Boas to come good at Stamford Bridge. With rumours suggesting Jose Mourinho is set for a return to Chelsea in the summer, AVB has admitted he feels “the pressure of Mourinho”...

Daily Star, 01:07 in Sport
 
LION KING ROY KEANE

LION KING ROY KEANE

ROY KEANE is ready to return to football as the Lion King. Struggling East End outfit Millwall – who lost 2-1 to West Ham yesterday – are set to replace boss Kenny Jackett with the Man United legend.

Daily Star, 01:13 in Sport
 
MANCHESTER UNITED BOSS SIR ALEX FERGUSON STILL HAS MOUNTAIN TO CLIMB AND HE'S UP FOR IT

MANCHESTER UNITED BOSS SIR ALEX FERGUSON STILL HAS MOUNTAIN TO CLIMB AND HE'S UP FOR IT

THE challengers have come and gone over the last 20 years, but Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson insists he hasn’t lost his head for heights. The Scot likens United’s continued challenge for the Premier League title to enjoying the...

 
GRITTY MANCHESTER CITY PLOUGH ON

GRITTY MANCHESTER CITY PLOUGH ON

MANCHESTER CITY overcame Fulham and the Arctic conditions to go three points clear at the top of the Premier League from neighbours United last night. Etihad groundstaff used shovels to clear snow off the pitch as Roberto Mancini’s men showed Blue...

Daily Star, 01:18 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