10hPA Sport

Townsend fires shot at critics

Andros Townsend enjoyed silencing the critics with his wonder-strike for England, saying naysayers like Paul Merson provided the perfect motivation for him in Italy.

13hSteve Busfield

Welcome to the new ESPN.co.uk

ESPN UK managing editor Steve Busfield unveils the newly redesigned ESPN.co.uk - a site to serve sports fans. Anytime. Anywhere.

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7mBen Gladwell

Liverpool are in for Neto - agent

Liverpool are among the clubs in the hunt for Fiorentina goalkeeper Neto, whose proposed transfer to Juventus has yet to be completed, according to the player's agent.

4hIan Holyman

Pires: Wenger is 'driven' to stay

Arsenal legend Robert Pires has told RMC that Arsene Wenger is not ready to leave the Gunners and will still be in charge next season.

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23hESPN staff

Wilshere and Debuchy close on comebacks

Jack Wilshere and Mathieu Debuchy both featured for an Arsenal XI on Tuesday as part of their comebacks from long-term injuries.

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22hESPN staff

Arsenal, Juventus bid for Dybala

Arsenal and Juventus have both made offers for Paulo Dybala, according to Palermo president Maurizio Zamparini.

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ICC president Mustafa Kamal resigns

Says his decision was "in protest [against] those who worked unconstitutionally, and for the greater good of cricket."


Sources: Liverpool won't sell Sterling

Liverpool will not consider a deal to sell Raheem Sterling this summer even if he refuses to sign a new contract, sources have told ESPN FC.

1mStephan Uersfeld

BVB want Hummels stay

Borussia Dortmund have stressed Mats Hummels is part of their long-term plans while the club could look to tie him down on a new contract.


Van Gaal's will to win 'incredible'

Robin van Persie and Wayne Rooney have testified to Louis van Gaal's "incredible" will to win as his fellow Dutchman said the Manchester United manager is determined to claim every trophy available.

1dPA Sport

FA scrap Team GB for Rio 2016

The Football Association has scrapped plans to field Great Britain men's and women's football teams at the 2016 Rio Olympics.

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1dESPN Staff

McColgan tells Farah to 'wise up' over Gatlin link

Former 10,000m world champion Liz McColgan-Nuttall has urged Mo Farah to 'wise up' and distance himself from the likes of two-time convicted doper and fellow Nike athlete Justin Gatlin.


North blow for northampton

George North ruled out of Northampton's clash with Clermont Auvergne this weekend following last weekend's concussion. Full story

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Ask Steven: Bad case of Les Bleus

France scored 35 points against England during the Six Nations but still left Twickenham soundly beaten. Is this some sort of record?

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Miami Open highlights

Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray, Kei Nishikori and John Isner all advanced at the Miami Open.


500 up for Murray

Andy Murray has joined an elite club, last night becoming only the ninth active player to have won 500 tour matches. Mark Hodgkinson reflects on The Ten Steps to The 500 Club

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Back in the swing

After confirmation Tiger Woods played an 18-hole practice round at Augusta National, Bob Harig assesses his Masters prospects.