Gary Lineker

Gary Lineker's Tweet About Mesut Ozil After North London Derby Is Going Viral

Mesut Ozil rightfully picked up the Sky Sports' Man of the Match award for his sensational performance during Arsenal's 2-0 rout of cross-town rivals …

Soccer

Benzema the fall guy as Real Madrid flounder

In a recurring theme of Real Madrid’s stuttering season, Zinedine Zidane protested all his side lacked was a goal as they fell 10 points behind La …

Soccer

Games Inbox: How to fix Star Wars: Battlefront II, FIFA 19 ideas, and Call Of Duty: WWII cheating

<b>The morning Inbox tries to the name best Wii games for kids, as one reader tries Overwatch on PC for the first time.</b><p><b>To join in with the discussions</b> …

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I'm A Celebrity is back so here's your 9 tweet guide to the new series

I’m A Celebrity … Get Me Out of Here! is back for its 68th series on ITV. Hard to believe we know, but a few years ago it looked like people were …

British Humour

2018 World Cup draw: When is it? What time? How does it work? Pots, groups, Socceroos, Australia

AUSTRALIA will learn their group opponents for the 2018 Russia World Cup when the draw is conducted on December 2 (AEDT).<p>Here’s everything you need …

Sport (Australia)

Read the full exchange to really enjoy Gary Lineker's latest takedown of Piers Morgan

Piers Morgan took on Gary Lineker on Twitter and the result was reassuringly predictable and yet no less satisfying because of it.<p>Indeed, this could …

Soccer

Gary Lineker tweet sums up just how bad Tottenham's away record against top six rivals is under Mauricio Pochettino - Mirror Online

Arsenal fans have got the bragging rights in north London after an excellent victory over Tottenham at the Emirates , and their former forward Gary …

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Returning Paul Pogba Scores, Leads Manchester United Past Newcastle United

Paul Pogba scored on his return to the pitch, as Manchester United grabbed an easy 4-1 win over Newcastle United during Saturday's Premier League action.<p>Dwight Gayle gave the hosts an early scare as Newcastle were the better side in the first 30 minutes, but it was one-way traffic after that. …

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Manchester United vs Newcastle United, Premier League: live score updates

4:46PM<p>Rafa Benitez on his Mourinho feud<p>However, asked if he is older and wiser now, Benitez said: "I think so. Older - that is obvious - and a lot calmer and more relaxed, because you have more experience.<p>"You know what's important. The main thing is the players. You have to concentrate on that. …

Soccer

Fifa’s World Cup debacle isn’t just about money – there’s horror and death too

It is tempting to call Fifa’s corruption debacle a gift that just keeps on giving. Except it feels like something else by now, a gift that has, frankly, given too much<p>Are you feeling it yet? The Fifa corruption fatigue? It has, after all, been seven years in the making, from the oddly homespun …

FIFA

Arsenal vs Tottenham, Premier League: live score updates

• Best bet: A yellow card to be shown during Arsenal vs Tottenham at 25/1<p>12:02PM<p>Ozil doing an indie kid thing with his sleeves to keep his fingies warm<p>That boy really is a wet lettuce.<p>12:00PM<p>Souey<p>"You look at Arsenal in the tunnel and you are not going to be frightened by them, 1 to 11. They have not …

Soccer

The genius of Pep Guardiola: Eight things the Spaniard has done to make Man City so frighteningly good

It's agreed: Man City are not bad. But how has Pep Guardiola managed to oversee this turnaround in fortunes? And speaking of which, does he owe much of the early season's successes to said fortune? Without the players, Guardiola wouldn't have such a talented team, after all.<p>Last season they didn't …

Soccer

Guillem Balague's six players to watch when Atletico Madrid host Real Madrid

Spanish Football Expert & Columnist @GuillemBalague<p>Guillem Balague's six players to watch when Atletico Madrid host Real Madrid<p>Last Updated: 16/11/17 …

Soccer

FanView: World Cup Qualification Signals Changing of the International Football Landscape

So the World Cup qualifiers are over, and we now know the 32 teams who will compete for Football's biggest prize in Russia next summer.<p>Many of the …

FIFA

Men are not a different species

Gender determinism has returned in PC form.

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The Fiver

Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now!<p>NEXT STOP: RUSSIA<p>Finally, it is over. After the months of speculation, tension and nerves, there is no more uncertainty. We know who is competing, who will have a golden chance at glory and associated marketing riches and who will be …

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Gary Lineker set for FIFA honour with World Cup role as teams finalised for Russia 2018 - Mirror Online

Gary Lineker is set to be honoured by FIFA after being offered a role in the World Cup draw.<p>England legend Lineker was a Golden Boot winner in 1986 …

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Gary Neville signed by ITV as 2018 World Cup pundit

ITV have made a statement of intent ahead of the 2018 World Cup by adding Gary Neville to their punditry team for the tournament.<p>Former England and Manchester United defender Neville has established himself as the UK's most well-respected pundit with his forthright views and detailed analysis on …

Soccer

QPR winger David Wheeler talks politics, turning professional, and life at Loftus Road

<b>David Wheeler has unusual priorities for a professional footballer.</b><p>On the 27-year-old’s Twitter profile, the first part of his bio reads: ‘Sports …

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A tribute to Gianluigi Buffon: The making of Superman

Gianluigi Buffon: The Making of Superman<p><i>The goalkeeper retired from international football following Italy’s shock World Cup elimination. Mark Doyle</i> …

Soccer

Did Gary Lineker kill the beard?

Three years after the first reports of Peak Beard emerged, it seems the trend for facial hair is finally ready for the chop.<p>According to a new survey, men are spending more money and time on grooming than ever – almost £3 per week and 5 and a half minutes per day on their facial hair. And a quarter …

Prince Harry

Gary Lineker Posts Perfect Tweet as Italy Icon Gianluigi Buffon Retires from International Football

Football pundit Gary Lineker has taken to Twitter to pay homage to legendary Italian goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon, who has retired from international …

Soccer

England vs. Brazil International Friendly Ends in 0-0 Draw

England earned a second consecutive 0-0 draw against top opposition as they played out a goalless encounter with Brazil at Wembley in a friendly clash on Tuesday.<p>Having drawn a blank with world champions Germany on Friday, Gareth Southgate set up his England side to frustrate the Selecao, and they …

Soccer

Karim Benzema Says Cristiano Ronaldo Is 'More Egotistical' Than Him

Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema has said Cristiano Ronaldo is "more egotistical" than him, and the Frenchman suggested he looks worse in comparison to his club team-mate.<p>Per <i>AS</i>, he said on <i>Canal Football Club</i>: "Cristiano and I get on well and I like playing with him. He likes to play it first time. …

Soccer

The Enigma That Is 'Form' in International Football and How it Impacts on National Teams

There has been a great furore around form in England's national team in the last few days. The 'form furore' as it were, emerged due to several …

Soccer

Real Madrid: Has the magic gone for Bale, Benzema and Ronaldo?

Real Madrid’s front three is one of the most feared attacking outfits in world football. However, not since April’s El Clasico loss to Barcelona has …

Soccer

Gary Lineker denies using tax avoidance for holiday homes

The Paradise Papers strike again.<p>Gary Lineker has denied any accusations of tax avoidance, after the recent Paradise Papers leak revealed that …

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Gary Lineker forced to defend himself against Paradise Papers claim that he 'avoided tax by using offshore company to sell Barbados home' - Mirror Online

Gary Lineker was tonight forced to defend himself after being named in the Paradise Papers offshore tax evasion scandal only days after claiming he …

Corruption

Key revelations from the Paradise Papers

Everything you need to know, from the Queen’s secret offshore investments to Lewis Hamilton’s tax refund on his jet<p>The Paradise Papers have shed light on the offshore dealings of some of the world’s richest people and biggest companies. Here are some of the most important things we have learned …

Corruption

Vieri defends Benzema, slams Lineker

The former Italy forward defended the under-fire Real Madrid striker while also lashing out at the pundit<p>Former Italy international Christian Vieri hit out at Gary Lineker over his criticism of Karim Benzema, defending the struggling Real Madrid striker.<p><b>Los Blancos 14/5 to win La Liga</b><p>Lineker and …

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