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Ex-Wales footballer describes the moment he learned of his wife's suicide

A former football star has spoken of his wife’s suicide as he told a court he was focused on his troubled family life at the time of his alleged …

News (Wales)

Everton Plot Deal for Charlton Athletic Defensive Starlet & Arsenal Target

Everton are planning to hijack Arsenal's deal for Charlton Athletic defender Ezri Konsa, when the transfer window opens in January, according to ESPN.<p>…

Soccer

Chelsea vs Liverpool: Three key battles

1 Marcos Alonso (Chelsea) vs Mohamed Salah (Liverpool)<p>Last weekend, Mohamed Salah scored a brace against Southampton giving him the not insignificant …

English Premier League

Shrewsbury Town: Paul Hurst says League One leaders need more strength in depth

<b>Shrewsbury Town manager Paul Hurst says their shock 1-0 defeat at bottom club Bury underlines the need to strengthen their squad in the January window.</b><p>The League One leaders were without winger Alex Rodman at Gigg Lane because of an ankle injury.<p>And midfielder Abu Ogogo started a three-match ban …

Soccer

Football transfer rumours: Arsenal to sign Leon Goretzka from Schalke?

Today’s fluff is only just warming up<p>After a busman’s holiday to Gelsenkirchen proved so fruitful in landing Sead Kolasinac in the summer, <b>Arsène Wenger has tasked Arsenal’s new recruitment head honcho, Sven Mislintat, with wooing his former team-mate Leon Goretzka</b> to north London. The 22-year-old …

Soccer

Ladies game to be re-arranged

Due to AFC Wimbledon’s FA Cup second round home game against Charlton Athletic being moved to Sunday 3 December, Chelsea Ladies’ Continental Tyres …

FA WSL

Alan Pardew emerging as serious contender to take over at West Brom after Tony Pulis sacking

Alan Pardew is emerging as a serious contender to take over at West Bromwich Albion, after the sacking of Tony Pulis.<p>Pardew has been added to Albion's shortlist of targets and the club is expected to hold talks with the former Crystal Palace manager later this week.<p>The 56 year-old has been out of …

English Premier League

Arsenal and Leeds among clubs to send scouts to watch Sky Blues stars

Arsenal and Leeds United are among 15 clubs who have sent scouts to tonight’s game at Stevenage where Coventry City are looking for back-to-back …

English Premier League

Ranking the Players Who Are More and Less Important to Liverpool Than 1 Year Ago

Former British prime minister Harold Wilson once famously said "a week is a long time in politics." In the Premier League, a year seems like an eternity.<p>After 12 games of the 2016/17 season, Manchester United were languishing in sixth place in the table, Diego Costa and Yaya Toure were scoring …

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Brighton & Hove Albion STEPHENS: STOKE GAME COULD BE CRUCIAL

<b>Brighton & Hove Albion midfielder Dale Stephens believes that tonight’s game against Stoke City at the Amex Stadium takes on extra significance</b> …

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West Brom's Tony Pulis dilemma unlikely to get easier after Chelsea visit

The Hawthorns has been a managerial graveyard for Chelsea with both Andre Villas-Boas and Roberto Di Matteo lost their jobs following fixtures there. With the title secured in 2015, Jose Mourinho's side were defeated 3-0, a portent of the the following season's unravelling.<p>Antonio Conte bucked the …

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Jurgen Klopp Hints Joe Gomez Is Ready for Centre Back Duty & Wants Him at Anfield for '15 Years'

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has stated that he wants to keep youngster Joe Gomez at Anfield for the next 15 years, and that he believes he is ready …

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'Do you really expect an answer?': Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp refuses to discuss Virgil van Dijk

Van Dijk was Liverpool's number one target during the summer but a move never came to pass.<p>Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has refused to be drawn on …

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Weekend Football Fixtures

Football Sports Posted by Mark Phillip<p><b>SATURDAY:</b><p><b>EFL LEAGUE ONE:</b><p>Bristol Rovers v AFC Wimbledon, Bury v Blackburn Rovers, Charlton Athletic v MK Dons, …

Manchester

Two West Yorkshire rivals offer cheapest season tickets in league football

Bradford City were pipped by a West Yorkshire rival for the cheapest season ticket price out of all of the professional league clubs in the country, …

English Premier League

Liverpool news and transfers RECAP - Jurgen Klopp out of hospital and takes training as Sadio Mane fights to be fit for Southampton

19:58Paul Gorst<p>Close of play<p>That’s all for today’s live blog.<p>We’ll be back tomorrow morning with the usual news, views and reports.<p>We’ll also have …

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Liverpool transfer news: Club given transfer boost as manager admits star could leave

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 19: A corner flag celebrating 25 years since Charlton Athletic returned to the Valley during the Sky Bet League One match …

Soccer

Joe Gomez proving a Liverpool bargain after adding Neymar to list of players he kept under wraps

As the world’s most expensive footballer found out at Wembley on Tuesday night, Joe Gomez enjoys a challenge.<p>Aged just 20, Liverpool defender Gomez has already faced a number of potentially career-defining decisions and his long-term thinking could yet land him a place in England’s World Cup …

English Premier League

Second round draw

<b>There will be a London derby between Charlton Athletic and Queens Park Rangers in the second round of the SSE Women’s FA Cup after the draw was made</b> …

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Unconventional Lewes set to build on Agnew’s legacy despite defeat

Charlton had to come from behind after Kelly Newton’s opener for Lewes (<i>Photo: James Boyes</i>)<p>Lewes 1 (Newton 28) Charlton Athletic 2 (Lee 69; Clifford …

Women's Soccer

Gomez: A dream come true to make England debut

Liverpool’s No.12 came off the bench in the 25th minute in place of the injured Phil Jones, and admitted it was like ‘a dream come true’ to represent …

Liverpool FC

Liverpool news and transfers LIVE - Joe Gomez makes England debut as Adam Lallana and co return to Melwood

Good morning<p>Good morning and welcome.<p>It’s Saturday, it’s the international break and it’s raining.<p>Now for the good news...<p>I’m here with you today, …

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Bristol City U23s v Charlton U23s LIVE Plus World Cup play-offs latest and internationals

Bristol City entered into the international break in good form, sitting fourth in the Sky Bet Championship table after a great 2-1 result in last …

Bristol City

Liverpool Set to Pay Cash Bonus to League One Side With Starlet Preparing for First England Start

Liverpool could be set to pay out a sizeable bonus to Charlton Athletic this week, thanks to a clause in Reds defender Joe Gomez's 2015 move to …

Sports

City faithful raise funds for cancer charity

KIND-HEARTED Bradford City fans raised more than £1,100 for a charity at a collection held at a match.<p>The Bantams faithful helped bring in £1,183.36 …

Football League Championship

Gomez surprised by 'dream' England call-up

The Reds youngster could make his England debut against Germany or Brazil and he is pleasantly surprised to find himself in such a position<p>Liverpool defender Joe Gomez was taken by surprise when he found out about his "dream" England call-up for their forthcoming friendly fixtures.<p><b>Three Lions 13/5</b> …

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Gomez eager to take England opportunity

An impressive start to the season with the Reds earned Gomez a first call-up to England’s senior squad last week, with the 20-year-old available to …

English Premier League

Premier League team of the weekend – by Jason Burt

Two-nil down after three successive defeats and it could not have been worse for Everton’s caretaker manager David Unsworth in his final audition for the job.<p>Quite what the incredible turnaround, that secured a 3-2 win over Watford, means remains to be seen but Unsworth may have just given himself …

Soccer

Former Charlton footballer accused of raping girl, 17, after meeting her on Tinder

<b>A professional footballer used his fame to rape a teenage fan with a friend before taking and sharing naked photos of the victim, a court has …

Crime

FA Cup: Woking and Guiseley hold League opponents to earn place in draw

• Jamie Philpot’s header earns Woking a replay at Bury • Truro’s Cup journey ends with defeat at Charlton<p>The National League sides <b>Woking</b> and <b>Guiseley</b> earned draws against Football League opposition on Sunday to ensure a place in the second round draw. Woking recovered from the concession of an early …

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