News archive from 10 January 2012, page 4

PATRICE EVRA: WAYNE ROONEY WILL FIRE US TO TITLE

PATRICE EVRA: WAYNE ROONEY WILL FIRE US TO TITLE

PATRICE EVRA says Wayne Rooney can fire Manchester United to more title glory. Evra reckons his team-mate was ‘‘unstoppable’’ as he scored twice in the 3-2 FA Cup triumph at Manchester City on Sunday. It came after Rooney, 26, was dropped by boss...

Daily Star, 00:35 in Sport
 
LIONEL MESSI WINS WORLD PLAYER OF THE YEAR

LIONEL MESSI WINS WORLD PLAYER OF THE YEAR

SIR ALEX FERGUSON was last night presented with a FIFA presidential award from Sepp Blatter for services to football while Lionel Messi collected his third straight World Player of the Year award and Barcelona’s Pep Guardiola was named Coach of the...

Daily Star, 00:37 in Sport
 
ROBERTO MANCINI'S WANTS MANCHESTER CITY TO KEEP SPENDING

ROBERTO MANCINI'S WANTS MANCHESTER CITY TO KEEP SPENDING

MANCHESTER CITY boss Roberto Mancini wants talks with chairman Khaldoon Al-Mubarak about a new spending spree to keep the club in the title hunt. Mancini has spent more than £200m on players since taking charge, but his captain Vincent Kompany is...

Daily Star, 00:38 in Sport
 
WAYNE ROONEY'S NO GAZZA

WAYNE ROONEY'S NO GAZZA

WAYNE ROONEY is no Gazza but the pressure remains the same. Sir Alex Ferguson’s public comparison between Wayne Rooney and Paul Gascoigne has opened up a Pandora’s Box. “The press have got another Paul Gascoigne, another headline-maker,” said the...

Daily Star, 00:41 in Sport
 
RETURN OF ARSENAL LEGEND THIERRY HENRY CAN’T PAPER OVER BIG CRACKS

RETURN OF ARSENAL LEGEND THIERRY HENRY CAN’T PAPER OVER BIG CRACKS

IT was the homecoming. The moment a dream became reality. Exactly what the fans and one man in an Arsenal shirt was looking for. The emotion of the moment cascaded down the stands at the Emirates. Thierry Henry scored the winner amid a ­cacophony of...

Daily Star, 00:43 in Sport
 
Olympus says sues current, former executives

Olympus says sues current, former executives

Woodford, who went public with his concerns after his sacking, said last week he was abandoning a bid to return to his old job, citing a failure to win support from big Japanese shareholders. An outside investigative panel found late last year that...

 
RIM touts PlayBook 2.0, minor BlackBerry upgrade

RIM touts PlayBook 2.0, minor BlackBerry upgrade

Instead, AT&T featured high-speed devices from such RIM rivals as Samsung Electronics, Nokia, HTC Corp and Sony at the Las Vegas gadget show. RIM last month delayed the expected launch of its next-generation phones using QNX software, widely seen...

 
ARSENAL 1 LEEDS 0: THIERRY HENRY'S STILL GOT THE VA-VA-VOOM

ARSENAL 1 LEEDS 0: THIERRY HENRY'S STILL GOT THE VA-VA-VOOM

OLD master Thierry Henry showed the Young Guns how to do it last night. After nearly five years away, the 34-year-old Frenchman returned to book Arsenal’s place in the fourth round of the FA Cup. He came on after 68 minutes, replacing the misfiring...

Daily Star, 00:49 in Sport
 
ROBBIE KEANE MOVING TO ­ASTON VILLA

ROBBIE KEANE MOVING TO ­ASTON VILLA

ROBBIE KEANE is on the verge of a loan move to ­Aston Villa after training with them for the first time yesterday. Villa are now waiting for paperwork to be completed by LA Galaxy to conclude the £500,000 deal. Republic of Ireland ­striker Keane...

Daily Star, 00:50 in Sport
 

UK risks recession and lengthy stagnation - BCC

The BCC - which polled nearly 8,000 members - stopped short of forecasting an outright recession, saying only that one quarter of negative growth was likely over the next six months, but warned this hinged on government action to help business....

Reuters, 00:54 in Business
 
One-off factors lift retail sales in December - BRC

One-off factors lift retail sales in December - BRC

Total sales, which in contrast to the like-for-like metric include new floorspace and are closer to the measure used in Britain's official statistics, grew 4.1 percent, up from a 0.7 percent annual rise in November. With inflation running at 4.8...

Reuters, 00:54 in Business
 
Kuwait's Alshaya rescues 60 La Senza UK stores

Kuwait's Alshaya rescues 60 La Senza UK stores

Another 84 stores and 18 concessions had closed, the administrators said, resulting in about 1,300 job losses. The company was owned by Lion Capital, which had announced 81 of the closures on December 30. The private equity company bought the business...

Reuters, 00:54 in Business
 

Alcoa posts Q4 loss

This would help push up pricing of the metal, which fell 18 percent last year, contributing to the company's first loss in nine quarters. Alcoa expects global growth for aluminium in the aerospace industry of 10 percent to 11 percent, with automotive...

Reuters, 00:54 in Business
 
WORRIED FA'S CALL FOR CALM OVER LUIS SUAREZ AND PATRICE EVRA ROW

WORRIED FA'S CALL FOR CALM OVER LUIS SUAREZ AND PATRICE EVRA ROW

WORRIED FA chiefs will write to Manchester United and Liverpool pleading for calm before their potentially explosive FA Cup fourth-round clash. The clubs have been drawn to face each other at Anfi eld at the end of this month. The powder-keg tie will...

Daily Star, 00:55 in Sport
 
MARK HUGHES'S £8M QPR BOOSTER

MARK HUGHES'S £8M QPR BOOSTER

QPR are on the brink of making Mark Hughes their new boss – and they are set to hand him an £8m transfer kitty to steer Rangers to safety. The Londoners have turned to Hughes to replace ex-boss Neil Warnock, who was sacked on Sunday. Hughes and his...

Daily Star, 01:02 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