Arsenal team news: Carl Jenkinson and Emile Smith Rowe start for Gunners against Sporting Lisbon in Europa League group stage

Many expected the the 26-year-old to be on his way out of the club this summer, but he has stuck around the fringes. Tonight Jenkinson, who spent time on loan at Birmingham last season, gets a chance to impress boss Unai Emery. But many Gunners fans on social media were shocked that the usual left-back was given a rare start […]

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Arsenal fans in shock as Carl Jenkinson makes Europa League squad for the Sporting Lisbon clash

The 26-year-old could make his first appearance for the Gunners in 23 months when Unai Emery's men face their Portuguese opponents in the Europa League tomorrow. Jenkinson – tied down at the Emirates until 2020 – last featured for the North London club 692 days ago in a 2-0 defeat against Southampton in the League Cup in November 2016. He racked up […]

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Cripps and Docherty named Carlton co-captains in club first

Patrick Cripps and Sam Docherty have been named Carlton's first co-captains at Friday night's John Nicholls Medal. Docherty, an All Australian defender in 2017, ruptured his ACL in November 2017 and missed the entire 2018 season, but the 24-year-old will be welcomed back to action with the co-captaincy. Docherty and Cripps are Carlton’s first ever co-captains. Credit:Laura Manariti/Supplied His leadership […]

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Carl Frampton and Josh Warrington's IBF world featherweight title bout confirmed for December

Promoter Frank Warren has confirmed the blockbuster showdown will be held at the Manchester Arena on December 22. Warrington took the title from Lee Selby in May before joining The Jackal, 31, in the ring after the Northern Irishman's win over Luke Jackson. The Leeds fighter, 27, told BT Sport: "The Frampton fight really appeals to me and it will be another […]

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David Haye vs Tony Bellew: Carl Froch says Hayemaker's body is falling apart ahead of second grudge war

They face off in a rematch on Saturday at the O2 Arena, 14 months after the Hayemaker was stopped in the 11th round when his corner threw in the towel. But for half the fight, former heavyweight champ Haye, 37, almost fought Bellew on one leg after rupturing his right Achilles tendon in the sixth round. Haye, who had surgery […]

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