Wayne Rooney comes on for 120th and final England appearance against the USA

The former Manchester United and Everton star, 33, entered for the final time representing the Three Lions. England's top striker got a standing ovation from the crowd at Wembley, and heard shouts of 'Rooney, Rooney' as he took the captain's armband. Fans also held up banners that had been made to commemorate the occasion. Before the game Rooney, wearing the famous […]

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Premier League clubs on alert as Bayern Munich aren't interested in making James Rodriguez's loan deal permanent

The Real Madrid loanee, 27, is expected to return to the Bernabeu in the summer after his two-year loan move expires. After defeat in the Klassiker against rivals Borussia Dortmund last weekend, Bayern president Uli Hoeness said the squad would be going through massive changes. German newspaper Kicker reports that around £175million will be made available to spend on new […]

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El Chapo ‘ordered hits on his OWN FAMILY and used gold-plated AK47s and diamond-encrusted handgun to terrify his rivals’

The Mexican drugs lord was described as a ruthless criminal boss whose weapons of choice included a diamond-encrusted pistol and a gold-plated AK-47. He is currently in the dock in New York where he faces 11 trafficking, firearms and money laundering charges. The high-profile trial is expected to last four months and cost £38m. The hearing opened with the prosecutor telling […]

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NRL to crack down on back-ended player deals to prevent cap bursts

It will come as little comfort to Canterbury fans – or supporters at most NRL clubs in recent years – but rugby league is about to finally stamp out the contentious back-ended player contracts. NRL chief executive Todd Greenberg vowed to tighten the rules surrounding the practice that has left clubs bursting the cap, especially the Bulldogs, who in the […]

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Daniel Menzel joins Swans on one-year deal

Delisted Cat Daniel Menzel has officially joined the Swans on a one-year deal. Sydney say the 27-year-old will help bolster their forward line. Menzel has battled a series of serious injuries throughout his 73-game, 136-goal career, including four knee reconstructions. Daniel Menzel has joined the Swans.Credit:AAP After a booting 15 goals in his opening five games in 2018, Menzel's season […]

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Michael Ballack lifts lid on how Paul Pogba should handle criticism from Jose Mourinho

The 25-year-old's relationship with the Portuguese coach has become increasingly fractious following a succession of incidents across the last six months. Mourinho slammed Pogba during the World Cup for his inability to replicate his performances for France when he plays for United. He then stripped the ex-Juventus man of the vice-captaincy after deeming the player did not have the club's […]

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Barry Trotz reflects on whirlwind: From Capitals’ Stanley Cup to resignation to Islanders’ coach

Barry Trotz never had the chance to grieve his departure from the Washington Capitals. He was celebrating the franchise’s first Stanley Cup one day, announcing his resignation the next and three days later he was trying to determine how he could improve the New York Islanders. The change in employers happened at such a whirlwind pace that Trotz needed to be careful about […]

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