Alex Simpson

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Allardyce lied to me at West Ham - Chamakh

Marouane Chamakh arrived to England from France © PA Photos<p>Enlarge<p>Crystal Palace striker Marouane Chamakh has told <i>L'Equipe</i> Sam Allardyce broke …

Soccer

Gareth Southgate beats Steve McClaren to England Under-21 manager job

Gareth Southgate is set to be named the new England Under-21 manager after edging out Steve McClaren and Michael Appleton.<p>Southgate, who has not held …

Arsenal yet to make second bid for Newcastle midfielder Yohan Cabaye as attention turns elsewhere

Arsenal’s interest in Yohan Cabaye appears to have stalled, with Newcastle boss Alan Pardew confirming they have yet to receive a second bid for the …

Everton teenager John Stones outshines Andrea Pirlo in penalty shoot-out – video

<b>Everton teenager John Stones outshone Andrea Pirlo</b> <b>in a penalty shootout by cheekily using the Italian’s trademark chip to help send Juventus to</b> …

Fury: This will be Haye's last fight

Tyson Fury says it will be the final time David Haye is in the ring © Getty Images<p>Enlarge<p>Tyson Fury believes he will "carry the torch for British …

Boxing

Suarez will now cost Arsenal £50m

• Premier League<p>ESPN staff<p>'Suarez saga rumbles on'<p>Related Links<p>News: Suarez considers legal action to force transfer<br>• News: Rodgers won't waste transfer …

Soccer

Lewandowski feels 'cheated' by Dortmund

Robert Lewandowski featured on the weekend against Bayern Munich © PA Photos<p>Enlarge<p>Robert Lewandowski has launched a fresh attack on Borussia …

Soccer

Former Olympic teammates brawl during badminton final

The first rule of Fight Club is: you do not talk about Fight Club. The second rule of Fight Club is: you DO NOT talk about Fight Club! Third rule of Fight Club: don’t invite badminton players because those dudes know how to throw down.<p>In the doubles final at the Canada Open, Thailand’s Maneepong …

After long layoff, Landon Donovan has his swagger back

BALTIMORE — Forget any lingering talk that Landon Donovan isn't in love with soccer anymore.<p>Donovan scored and notched three assists in Sunday's 5-1 win over El Salvador, clinching the U.S. a spot in the Gold Cup semifinals.<p>"I'm just having a lot of fun," Donovan said after the match. "I'm enjoying …

Fans get chance to impact golf's final major of 2013

Starting today golf fans, you will have a chance to have a say in pin placement for next month's PGA Championship. That could make you the target of some of the best players in the world, who might demand that you check your ego.<p>That's what eventual British Open champion Phil Mickelson said after …

Chelsea complete signing of Chilean youngster Cristian Cuevas

Chelsea have made their fourth signing of the summer with the acquisition of Chilean youngster Cristian Cuevas.<p>The 18-year-old joins the Blues from …

Who is Chelsea’s new signing Cristian Cuevas?

Chilean youngster Crisitan Cuevas has become Chelsea’s fourth signing of the summer. But who is the Blues’ latest acquisition? Metro Sport finds</b> …

Arsenal’s £40m plus £1 bid for Luis Suarez rejected by Liverpool

Arsenal have upped the ante in their pursuit of Luis Suarez, by lodging a cheeky £40,000,001 bid for the Liverpool striker.<p>The Gunners added the …

Arsenal preparing £40m Suarez bid

Soccer

Are you towing a caravan? Arsenal duo Theo Walcott and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain rib Aaron Ramsey after hijacking TV interview

Pre-season can be the perfect time to try out new training routines and playing positions, but for Arsenal duo Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Theo …

Fix in for Del Boy? Do me a favour

Nobody had a better view of Malik Scott than the referee, who decided that he could not beat the count © PA Photos<p>Enlarge<p>If anybody has the film of …

Boxing

Luis Suarez will stay at Liverpool despite Arsenal interest, says Brad Jones

Liverpool goalkeeper Brad Jones says both he and his team-mates expect Luis Suarez to remain at Anfield this summer.<p>Suarez, who asked to leave …

Bernard refuses to rule out £21million transfer to Arsenal

Atletico Mineiro star Bernard is refusing to comment on speculation linking him with a move to Arsenal this summer.<p>The play-maker is believed to be a …

Jack Wilshere: Wonderkid Gedeon Zelalem is Arsenal’s next big thing

Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere says the Gunners have discovered a new star in the form of 16-year-old Gedeon Zelalem.<p>American midfielder Zelalem …

Marvel's Kevin Feige says "there is nothing to announce" on Vin Diesel casting

Over the past couple of weeks Vin Diesel has been teasing fans about a recent meeting with Marvel Studios, and during Friday’s <b>Riddick</b> panel at the …

Did Goyer reveal the title for Batman/Superman?

Whilst the internet was busy breaking with the announcement that Batman and Superman will be sharing the big screen in 2015 for the first time, some …

Kick-Ass 2 Heroes and Villains character images

As Jeff Wadlow’s <b>Kick-Ass 2</b> gears up for release next month, Universal has released a batch of new images from the upcoming superhero sequel. Along …

Lucasfilm answers rumours about J.J. Abrams and Star Wars: Episode VII

Yesterday it was reported that J.J. Abrams might be leaving a galaxy far far away, and that new writers were close to being attached to his previous …

Joss Whedon talks Avengers: Age of Ultron, says it is an original story

With yesterday’s huge Comic-Con announcement from Joss Whedon that his hotly-anticipated sequel to <b>The Avengers</b> is going by the title <b>Avengers: Age of</b> …

San Diego Comic-Con 2013 - Sunday Highlights

<i>Rounding up the highlights from the closing day of the San Diego Comic-Con International including Guardians of the Galaxy, Thor: The Dark World,</i> …

The Wolverine Interviews - Rila Fukushima

<i>With Hugh Jackman’s latest X-Men outing The Wolverine set to open in cinemas this week, Ozzy Armstrong chats with Rila Fukushima about her role as</i> …

First look featurette for Justice League: War

Warner Bros. Animation has released an official first-look featurette for the first DC Universe Animated Original Movies release of 2014, <b>Justice</b> …

New set photos from Ninja Turtles reveals a classic look

It’s fair to say that the <b>Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles</b> were a little quiet over the weekend at San Diego Comic-Con, leaving all the limelight for …