News archive from 23 January 2011, page 13

LONDON BRIDGE FALLING DOWN AROUND CARLO ANCELOTTI

LONDON BRIDGE FALLING DOWN AROUND CARLO ANCELOTTI

FEARS mounted again last night over the role and future of Carlo Ancelotti at Chelsea. They emerged after it was revealed that the club offered Everton £3million for Steven Pienaar apparently without consulting Ancelotti over the bid to sign a...

 
GEORGE EASTHAM: TODAY'S STARS GET TOO MUCH

GEORGE EASTHAM: TODAY'S STARS GET TOO MUCH

Fifty years ago this month, the wage limit of £20 per week was abolished in the English game. Chief Football Correspondent JOHN RICHARDSON meets the man whose court case brought power to the players and paved the way for a financial revolution...

 
BLACKPOOL 1 - SUNDERLAND 2 - KIERAN RICHARDON'S STRIKING IT RICH

BLACKPOOL 1 - SUNDERLAND 2 - KIERAN RICHARDON'S STRIKING IT RICH

Blackpool 1 - Sunderland 2 KIERAN RICHARDSON was the unlikely hero as Sunderland showed there is life after Darren Bent. Midfielder Richardson was an odd choice to be a striker as replacement for departed Bent. A run of 41 games without a goal...

 
NEWCASTLE 1 - TOTTENHAM 1 - SPURS MUG MAGPIES TO POCKET LATE POINT

NEWCASTLE 1 - TOTTENHAM 1 - SPURS MUG MAGPIES TO POCKET LATE POINT

Newcastle 1 - Tottenham 1 SOUTHERN softies? It certainly seemed so until Aaron Lennon’s stoppage-time leveller. Spurs have been at sixes and sevens – that’s goals conceded in defeat – in the not-too-distant past on Tyneside. This looked like being...

 
EVERTON 2 - WEST HAM 2 - MAROUANE FELLAINI STEALS A POINT

EVERTON 2 - WEST HAM 2 - MAROUANE FELLAINI STEALS A POINT

Everton 2 - West Ham 2 BY rights this should have been Avram Grant’s frowning glory after a season with nothing to smile about. Not that the West Ham boss does much of that anyway. It’s not in his nature to grin and bear it even after what he’s...

 
FULHAM 2 - STOKE CITY 0 - MARK HUGHES MAKES IT DOUBLE TOPS IN 'DAFT'FEUD

FULHAM 2 - STOKE CITY 0 - MARK HUGHES MAKES IT DOUBLE TOPS IN 'DAFT'FEUD

Fulham 2 - Stoke City 0 MARK HUGHES had the last laugh in his bitter feud with Tony Pulis as Fulham did a Premier League double over Stoke. They may have shaken hands this time – but there is no love lost between the two managers, who have been at...

 
MANCHESTER UNITED 5 - BIRMINGHAM 0 - DIMITAR BERBATOV THE DESTROYER

MANCHESTER UNITED 5 - BIRMINGHAM 0 - DIMITAR BERBATOV THE DESTROYER

Manchester United 5 - Birmingham 0 THERE will be sterner tests for Manchester United in their quest for a record 19th English league title and the glory of an invincible season.They would probably have faced a tougher match on a parks pitch down...

 
WOLVES 0 - LIVERPOOL 3 - REBORN FERNANDO TORRES SON OF THE KING

WOLVES 0 - LIVERPOOL 3 - REBORN FERNANDO TORRES SON OF THE KING

Wolves 0 - Liverpool 3 The last time Kenny Dalglish could celebrate a victory as Liverpool manager, John Major was Prime Minister, British troops were fighting the first Gulf War and Mr Alex Ferguson had won a solitary trophy for Manchester United....

 
ASTON VILLA 1 - MAN CITY 0 - £18M DARREN BENT MAKES RICH KIDS PAY FOR DAY OFF

ASTON VILLA 1 - MAN CITY 0 - £18M DARREN BENT MAKES RICH KIDS PAY FOR DAY OFF

Aston Villa 1 - Man City 0 BLACK CAT to fat cat but it was Aston Villa who purred as £24million Darren Bent won the battle of the marquee strikers. The move from Sunderland substantially increased his wage packet but the goals come just as easily as...

 
ARSENAL 3 - WIGAN 0 - ROBIN VAN PERSIE RISES ABOVE CHEAT STORM

ARSENAL 3 - WIGAN 0 - ROBIN VAN PERSIE RISES ABOVE CHEAT STORM

Arsenal 3 - Wigan 0 DAVID Beckham took his boy, Romeo, to The Emirates for a day out and the lad ended up getting an education. Young Romeo – and the rest of us – saw a masterclass in finishing from Arsenal’s hat-trick hero Robin Van Persie, and a...

 

Serco makes bid for SRA of U.S. - report

SRA is a Fairfax, Virginia-based defence consulting firm. Serco, advised by UBS, was thought to have made its initial offer some weeks ago, the newspaper said. "It is still very early days," the paper quoted a "senior source" as...

Reuters, 04:04 in Business
 
It's a fair cop! Wheelchair-bound motorist's fury after she finds police car in disabled parking bay

It's a fair cop! Wheelchair-bound motorist's fury after she finds police car in disabled parking bay

'I couldn't see any sign of an emergency but even if there was the police could have parked on the double yellow lines. 'Being in a wheelchair means I need to park close to the venue and I need more space. I physically can't get my wheelchair out of...

Daily Mail, 04:09 in Auto
 
We'll use 1839 laws to foil lorry strikers' road blocks, say Ministers

We'll use 1839 laws to foil lorry strikers' road blocks, say Ministers

The Government is planning to use obscure laws to stop roadblocks during a threatened fuel tanker drivers" strike led by militant union boss "Red Len" McCluskey. The legislation is a major part of contingency plans if the 3,000 drivers...

Daily Mail, 04:09 in Auto
 
The Pingu-friendly version of Fiat's 500 is a two-cylinder...but not as we know it

The Pingu-friendly version of Fiat's 500 is a two-cylinder...but not as we know it

Apart from the heater there"s not much to see inside, with this deliberately retro design. You can link up your phone or iPod via Bluetooth, but sat-nav isn"t built in; instead you can specify a stick-on, Bluetooth-linking TomTom. Mine...

Daily Mail, 04:09 in Auto
 
DAZZLE LIKE DARREN GOUGH

DAZZLE LIKE DARREN GOUGH

FORMER captain Adam Hollioake ­reckons England’s bowlers should copy Darren Gough if they want to win the World Cup. The Three Lions’ 50-over sides have struggled to finish off teams towards the end of innings since the days of Hollioake and Gough,...

Daily Star, 04:18 in Sport
 


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