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     If you take me back to 1995, when doping was completely pervasive, I would probably do it again       Damning words from disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong Jan 26, 2015

     It has been a difficult period for him, there's no doubt, but he's a good boy       Brendan Rodgers gives Mario Balotelli a C+ in his school report Jan 26, 2015

     Tomas was wonderful: a player we all love and if you love football, you love Rosicky      A bromance is blossoming between Arsene Wenger and Arsenal midfielder Tomas Rosicky Jan 25, 2015

     I don't normally say stuff like this, but for me the compression garments that I'm wearing just now are genuinely exceptional      Remind us, Andy Murray, have you just signed a £15m deal with Under Armour? Jan 25, 2015

     I feel like I am more than just injury cover and have therefore decided to call it a day      Legendary tight-head Adam Jones calls time on his Test career Jan 25, 2015

     When you find the red mist descending, you distract yourself      Ex-England captain Lewis Moody on how to cope with provocation Jan 24, 2015

     Seriously, I do not like to sleep a lot. When I am sleeping, I feel like I am losing time      Rafael Nadal reveals his secret for success Jan 23, 2015

     I didn't hear anyone calling for Rafa to see a psychologist      Andy Murray took another swipe at his critics over perceived double standards after Rafael Nadal battled through cramp and illness at the Australian Open Jan 23, 2015

     I said to my players I was squeezing my ass but it was the wrong expression: I have twitched my ass on the bench because we were out of balance      We imagine Louis van Gaal regularly has his players in tears of laughter during training... Jan 23, 2015

     It sucks      British No.1 Heather Watson gives a rather frank opinion of her first-round Australian Open exit Jan 20, 2015

     I’ve watched Taken quite a few times - it kind of felt pretty much the same as that      PGA Tour golfer Robert Allenby takes an interesting stance after allegedly being assaulted in Hawaii during the Sony Open Jan 20, 2015

     One of the most despicable breaches of team spirit you can possibly have      Sky Sports pundit Gary Neville stuck the boot in after Kevin Mirallas defied Everton captain Leighton Baines to take a penalty - and then missed Jan 19, 2015

     In the first half we played like Queens Park [Rangers] ... and that is not good      Kick a team while they're down, Louis van Gaal... Jan 18, 2015

     I don't consider myself one of the favourites here. I would be lying if I say I feel that I am ready to win      Rafael Nadal was blunt in his assessment of his chances at the Australian Open Jan 17, 2015

     It was fair to say in the opening four months of the season we were nowhere near what we had been      Brendan Rodgers was fairly honest about Liverpool's poor start to the season Jan 17, 2015

     I feel like punching myself      Safe to say Rory McIlroy wasn't best pleased with his third-round performance at the Abu Dhabi Championship Jan 17, 2015

     If a player costs £95million or £5,000, it doesn't make any difference. You have to prove yourself       Stern words from Louis van Gaal on Manchester United's on-loan striker Radamel Falcao Jan 16, 2015

     I'm like Benjamin Button, getting younger. The wolverine blood kicked in      Ireland No.8 Jamie Heaslip on his speedy recovery from injury Jan 16, 2015

     There are some people saying that we're not playing in a particularly good style or that it's not the old Manchester United - but it's not       Angel Di Maria insists Manchester United have grown under Louis van Gaal - despite having the same points tally as David Moyes last season Jan 14, 2015

     I took my gloves off so quickly because I was worried that the referee might blow his whistle and give me a yellow card for time-wasting!       But West Ham goalkeeper Adrian's worries didn't stop him blasting the winning penalty against Everton Jan 14, 2015