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Angelina Jolie praised for revelation over double mastectomy

Bradley Wiggins capped his remarkable sporting year by taking home the big prize at the ceremony in London<p>A glass of wine with a rough sleeper, Santa …

My inspiration for The Liability: Cohen and Tate and its brilliant screenwriter

Twenty years ago, when I first started reading credits of movies I loved to see who'd written the screenplay, one name leapt out at me: Eric Red. In …

Quentin Tarantino's Django Unchained, slashed, sees weak Chinese opening

Quentin Tarantino's Django Unchained finally opened in China more than a month after a high-profile ban, but immediately found itself languishing …

Daniel Sturridge thanks God and Drogba for scoring form at Liverpool

Daniel Sturridge finally seems to have found contentment at Anfield. The striker took his Liverpool tally to 11 goals in 15 matches on Sunday with a …

As Germany concentrates on Bayern v Dortmund, Gladbach find a new hero

There's still plenty to play for at the top (fourth spot, Europa League) and at the bottom (relegation play-off) but for the first time in many …

6 Realistic Arsenal Summer Transfer Targets: Should Arsene Wenger Sign Them?

Every summer the rumour mill goes into overdrive about which players are set for transfers to the Premier League. And each summer one team seemingly leaves their supporters feeling a little cheated with regard to their transfer activity: Arsenal.<p>Arsene Wenger's penchant for looking somewhere toward …

5 Major Issues David Moyes Will Encounter at Manchester United

In case you hadn't heard, Sir Alex Ferguson retired recently.<p>The footballing world has furiously run with this story for the past week, and with no major tournaments this summer, David Moyes' introduction to the United fray will more than likely be one of the hot topics of the offseason.<p>And …

Twitter Reacts as Manchester City Fire Manager Roberto Mancini

Manchester City have officially fired Roberto Mancini as their manager, with a statement on the club's website citing a failure to "achieve any of its stated targets this year" as the reason behind his dismissal.<p>The writing was seemingly on the wall for Mancini, who saw the Citizens lose the …

Cristiano Ronaldo's Return to Manchester United Is Still a Possibility

Sir Alex Ferguson's announcement that he would retire after Manchester United's season turned the world on its head.<p>It also cast doubt on Cristiano Ronaldo's potential return to the club.<p>But Ferguson's departure after the season doesn't automatically take United out of the running. United voted …

Lionel Messi Must Be Managed Better by Barcelona for Long-Term Success

After again going down with injury and again forced to have scans on his injured hamstring, big questions are starting to emerge about Barcelona and Lionel Messi.<p>The star striker reportedly injured his left hamstring against Atletico Madrid on the weekend and was forced to go off in the second half …

Roberto Mancini: Sacking ends poor season at Manchester City

<b>Manchester City spoke of the need to "develop a holistic approach" as one of the reasons for sacking manager Roberto Mancini - but more basic forces were at work in his dismissal.</b><p>When Mancini looks back on his City career one date will be forever ringed on his calendar. It is a date that brought an …

Soccer

Newcastle United tops survey of matchday travel among football fans

Manchester United may have bagged the Premier League title, but Old Trafford is relegation fodder when it comes to fans' transport needs according to …

Roberto Mancini 'arrogant and vain' says former Manchester City kit man

Stephen Aziz, the former kit man at Manchester City, has criticised Roberto Mancini following his sacking as manager, describing him as "arrogant, …

Hull City manager Steve Bruce determined to keep James Chester out of Aston Villa's clutches

Steve Bruce is set to make James Chester a third contract offer in a bid to kill off interest from Aston Villa and prevent the defender leaving Hull City.<p>Bruce has made keeping Chester a top priority after negotiations stalled with the former Manchester United trainee.<p>Chester played a key role in …

Borussia Dortmund want Kevin De Bruyne, Christian Erksen, or Christian Benteke to replace Mario Götze

With Mario Götze on his way to Bayern Munich, Borussia Dortmund are looking for a replacement. They have a few players in mind.<p>Many have been wondering what Borussia Dortmund have planned in order to replace the departing Mario Götze at the end of the season. Reports out of Germany are suggesting …

Schalke gives manager Jens Keller two year contract

While there were many ups-and-downs this season for Schalke under Jens Keller, the club has seen fit to give the manager a contract through June 2015.<p>After a couple of months without committing either way, Schalke have finally decided that manager Jens Keller deserves the gig full time. He has been …

Jorge Jesus hopes to resurrect Benfica and break European curse

Benfica trust that a coach named Jesus can lead them out of the continental wilderness. On Wednesday night in Amsterdam, Jorge Jesus will attempt to …

Paris Saint-Germain's night of celebration turns sour as rioting fans see victory celebrations abandoned

Celebrations to honour the French football club Paris Saint Germain's first league title in 19 years had to be cut short following violent scenes in which fans fought with riot police, leaving 30 people injured and leading to 21 arrests.<p>Paris police commissioner Bernard Boucault said three police …