The best sport selfies and photobombs of 2014, featuring the Queen and Lukas Podolski

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Alexis Sanchez video: Turns out the Arsenal forward is brilliant at playing the piano too

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A new exhibition reveals that tales of an arranged football match during the First World War are not quite as digestible as previously offered

Zlatan Ibrahimovic: PSG striker furious at only being named second best sporting Swede behind Bjorn Borg

Striker lost out to former tennis champion in Swedish newspaper poll

Clarke Carlisle applauds the Northampton fans in his final appearance before retirement

Clarke Carlisle: Wife Gemma 'overwhelmed' with support as Joey Barton among those to send messages to 'poorly but stable' ex-footballer

Carlisle was hit by a lorry on Monday morning on the A64 near Bishopsthorpe but his wife has confirmed he is "poorly buy alive and stable"

Louis van Gaal and Sir Alex Ferguson

Sir Alex Ferguson backs Louis van Gaal to make Manchester United world-beaters again - and says Michael Carrick is England's best midfielder

Ferguson believes there's no way anyone could have been at their best with the number of injuries United have had and added 'now watch them go'

As ever, Arsène Wenger seems strangely reluctant to tackle the glaring problems at Arsenal
Clarke Carlisle has been hit by a lorry

Clarke Carlisle hospitalised: Former defender 'very poorly but alive and stable', confirms his wife Gemma

Carlisle was airlifted to hospital on Monday morning after a collision with a lorry on the A64 near York

Italy's Giorgio Chiellini (L) claims he was bitten by Uruguay's Luis Suarez (R) during the FIFA World Cup 2014 group D preliminary round match between Italy and Uruguay at the Estadio Arena das Dunas in Natal, Brazil

Luis Suarez, Gary Neville, Paul Scholes, Clive Tyldesley - Quotes of the Year, part I

It was the year Luis Suarez ‘lost my balance and hit my face’, Phil Neville talked some nonsense in Brazil and pundits got us in a twist (again)

A downbeat David Moyes looks for answers during Manchester United's 2-0 loss at Everton

Roy Keane, Jose Mourinho, David Moyes, Brendan Rodgers - Quotes of the Year, part II

It was the year David Moyes was shown not to be the ‘messiah’, Roy Keane and Jose Mourinho had their say, and Arsenal became the punchline

A referee issues a red card

Christian League player sent off for warning team-mates about 'dog s***' on the pitch

Lance Perry was shown a straight red car while playing for Rowlands College in the West Midlands Christian Football League

Thierry Henry will be on Sky Sports next year

Must watch: Grimsby Town release John Lewis Christmas advert spoof

Christmas adverts enter new territory after Conference club's effort

Ched Evans in action for Sheffield United in 2012

Ched Evans: Hartlepool strongly deny reports they plan to sign convicted rapist

New manager Ronnie Moore yesterday hinted interest

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Former PFA chairman's wife confirms he is out of danger
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Clarke Carlisle applauds the Northampton fans in his final appearance before retirement
REACTIONJoey Barton and Dean Ashton lead messages hoping for injured ex-footballer to make a full recovery
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Ched Evans in action for Sheffield United in 2012
League Two club deny reports after manager had hinted interest
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Thierry Henry will be on Sky Sports next year
View from the Sofa: A year of highs and lows on the box
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Sepp Blatter will have to stand down as football’s representative on the IOC when he reaches 80 in 2016
Fifa make surprise decision to make report into 2018 and 2022 World Cup bidding public
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Per Mertesacker in the shower for the BT Sport advert
Plus, find out some of the Gunners' favourite Christmas songs
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Chairman says Britain's largest ethnic minority is still not adequately represented
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Baily Cargill appears to lose his wig
VIDEO Or did he? Bournemouth move to clear up confusion
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Which Premier League player revealed this garish effort?
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Andy Carroll (left) and Carl Jenkinson
West Ham striker reveals what he would get his team-mate for Christmas
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Nicklas Bendtner celebrates for Wolfsburg against FC Krasnodar earlier this month
...he was busy 'picking up a cutie'
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Ronald Koeman warned about a lack of strength in depth
ANALYSISA fantastic start to the season has been followed by five straight defeats. So what has gone wrong for the once unstoppable Saints?
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Scunthorpe goalkeeper Sam Slocombe (left) is congratulated by winning penalty taker Miguel Llera (right)
Scunthorpe eventually prevailed against Worcester
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