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Nathan Ake has been in impressive form of late but his starting place in the Manchester City XI may not necessarily be assured. See today’s front and back pages, download the newspaper, order back issues and use the historic Daily Express newspaper archive. Ian Wright thinks Mikel Arteta has ‘special’ talent who Arsenal boss deserves ‘credit’ for IAN WRIGHT has piled praise on Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta. Phil Mickelson left furious after fan at LIV golf event makes Saudi tee-box heckle LIV GOLF rebel Phil Mickelson was heckled by a spectator and had to reset his shot at Donald… Chelsea have ‘growing confidence’ in Wesley Fofana move as Brendan Rodgers holds talks CHELSEA are refusing to back down in their pursuit of Leicester City star Wesley Fofana.
Our man Garry Owen has cast his eye over day two at Chichester as well as evening action north of the border from Perth. Racing tipsGlorious Goodwood day three tips with all the action from day fourGarry Owen has picked out his best bets for day for of Glorious Goodwood as well as action at Musselburgh and all the other UK meetings. Gregor Townsend’s men retained the Calcutta Cup for the first time since 1984 in a clash that hinged on a massive penalty try and sin bin call.
Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex, was among the packed out crowd at the Alexander Stadium in Birmingham for the closing extravaganza, which was hailed on social media as ‘Peak Brum’. Diop, who Moyes said had not made himself available for recent games, is being sold to Fulham for around £15m plus add-ons. The Brit was a fan of the original Top Gun film as a child, which made him ‘fixated’ on being a fighter pilot and he revealed he almost had the chance to live out his dream on the big screen.
TIM TO RETURN Chelsea ace Werner lands in Germany as he closes in on return to RB Leipzig TIMO WERNER has arrived in Germany alongside his girlfriend to seal a return transfer to RB Leipzig. Join Faye Carruthers and Suzy Wrack three times a week throughout Women’s Euro 2022, as they invite special guests onto the show and keep you up to date with the latest from the tournament. For fans of the global showpiece, there will be plenty to tuck in to in the group stage, which gets underway on November 21. It was a captain’s affair at Lord’s on Monday night, as England football captain Harry Kane took part in a warm-up with England’s last two white ball captains, Jos Buttler and Eoin Morgan.
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Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta has plan to secure final two signings of transfer window MIKEL ARTETA is not set for a quiet last few weeks of the transfer window at Arsenal. Frenkie de Jong is reportedly refusing to negotiate with Chelsea and Manchester United, despite the two Premier League clubs being interested in signing the Barcelona midfielder. Meanwhile, Barcelona are currently trying to convince de Jong to take a reduction to his salary, but the Dutchman is not agreeing to their demands, and has made it clear that he will not be pressured into lowering his wages. This latest twist follows reports on Monday that Barcelona have told De Jong that they want to rip up his current contract and revert back to the one that he signed when he first joined in 2019. TOP GRUB I’m a nutritionist – what I tell all Prem players about diet & how you can copy it IT’S come home – all thanks to the Lionesses. And now fans have a new season and the World Cup this winter to look forward to.
- The Premier League outfit have been looking to add an experienced shot-stopper to their ranks this summer, and they have now landed the 32-year-old on an initial one-year deal.
- The Royal suffered a 4-0 loss but failure to take their chances set them back after an impressive first-half.
- ‘YOU’RE DUMPED’ I was promised romantic weekend, but boyfriend tricked me to watch football JOE TAYLOR, 25, shared a text conversation he had with his partner Georgia Grayson.
- Manchester United players had to change sides with Brighton in the famous Old Trafford tunnel just moments before kick off as captain Harry Maguire appeared to get confused with what side players should line up on.
- It is a huge occasion as Gio van Bronckhorst’s men battle it out to keep their Champions League hopes alive.
The experienced 31-year-old has been officially confirmed as the Tannadice club’s fifth summer signing. The former Lille signing chief is investigating bars and clubs in what sounds the perfect ruse to enjoy the party life. The former Celtic defender could be making the move to La Liga before the transfer window slams shut. Every story from every site is brought to you automatically and continuously 24/7, within around 10 minutes of publication. Relevance is automatically assessed so some headlines not qualifying as information lidaweb.com might appear – please feel free to contact us regarding any persistent issues. Ralf Rangnick left Man United less than a week into Erik ten Hag’s official reign and his signing strategy is poles apart from the club’s.
It is a huge occasion as Gio van Bronckhorst’s men battle it out to keep their Champions League hopes alive. The Ashes gets underway this week as England seek to end their poor record in Australia. The Spaniard has been in inspired form throughout the season, cementing his place as one of the world’s best. The 30-year-old lifted the roof off London’s velodrome with scratch race victory, a magical moment that she felt stacked up against five Olympic titles.
Man Utd urged to follow Arsenal transfer strategy with five players to save summer window MANCHESTER UNITED could go down the same route as Arsenal. MAL-ICIOUS Watch MMA star hit KO & force rival to spin 360 before celebrating with Masvidal MALCOLM WELLMAKER produced an incredible moment while fighting at iKON FC 4 on Friday. Barcelona may have to pay an additional ‘£262 million’ in wages to four players as a result of deals signed in October 2020 that were designed to save the club money in the short term. Villarreal are trying to sign Tottenham midfielder Tanguy Ndombele in a loan deal and are also interested him his team-mate Giovani Lo Celso. Manchester United players had to change sides with Brighton in the famous Old Trafford tunnel just moments before kick off as captain Harry Maguire appeared to get confused with what side players should line up on.
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The Mercedes driver has had to make do with fighting to be the best of the rest this season, with his 2021 title rival Max Verstappen seemingly on course to retain his crown. It is a mark of just how far MMA has come that only one current champion in any of the male divisions was born in the USA. The UFC have always strived to spread their tentacles worldwide and now fighters from Europe, Africa and Oceania are having their time in the sun. Where the stars and stripes once had a stranglehold, the grip has now loosened with only Aljamain Sterling, Julianna Pena and Carla Esparza flying the flag at the top of their respective weight classes. Jonny Drury and West Brom correspondent Lewis Cox give their take on Albion’s 1-1 draw with Watford in their first home game of the season. Anglers who are fed-up with the poor sport in Kent have gone west to find better luck.