Sergio Aguero, Mesut Ozil, Mario Balotelli and Quinton de Kock
Mario Balotelli pictured during his Instragam rant
David Duckenfield, former Chief Super-intendent of South Yorkshire Police and the Hillsborough match commander
David Duckenfield, former Chief Super-intendent of South Yorkshire Police and the Hillsborough match commander, arrives to give evidence in Warrington on Tuesday

Hillsborough inquest: Match police chief David Duckenfield admits failure to close tunnel 'directly caused all 96 deaths'

David Duckenfield admitted he ‘froze’ at sixth day of Warrington inquests

AS newspaper prints brilliant picture of Faustino Asprilla on a horse by a pool

It turns out the former Newcastle player is a big fan of equestrian activities

A fan asks Kai Rooney for his autograph

Manchester United fan asks Wayne Rooney's son Kai for his autograph - he's five years old

The Manchester United and England captain was shown up on Sunday by his own son

Lineswoman gives as good as she gets after being abused by footballer during match in Brazil

Tatiane Sacilotti wasn't standing for any nonsense

Jamie Mackie, Dick Advocaat, Arsene Wenger and Antoine Greizmann
Garath McCleary walks off the pitch at half-time

Reading 3 Bradford 0: FA Cup sixth round clash marred after Garath McCleary is reportedly targeted with alleged racial abuse by a fan

McCleary scored to help give Reading a 3-0 victory in their sixth round replay but is believed to have reported the alleged abuse himself

Sunderland manager Gus Poyet at Bradford City’s Valley Parade ground for their FA Cup fifth-round tie last month. His team were beaten 2-0 by the League One club

Sunderland should look in mirror if playing blame game

There were aspects of the decision to sack Poyet that made sense, although few things tell you more about a club than the way they get rid of managers

Danny Welbeck celebrates after making it 2-1

Danny Welbeck racism: 15-year-old boy held over tweet targeting Arsenal striker

The tweet followed Welbeck scoring against his former side Manchester United in the FA Cup

Angel Di Maria

Liverpool vs Manchester United: How can Louis van Gaal recall Angel Di Maria in place of Juan Mata?

ANALYSIS: Manchester United looked a better side without the out-of-form Argentinian at the weekend - but that doesn't necessarily mean he should miss out at Anfield, argues Ian Herbert

Dick Advocaat is the favourite to replace Poyet
Wayne Rooney and an 'R.K.O outta nowhere'

Wayne Rooney knocked out celebration: The best memes as the internet erupts

Captain made light of shock boxing video in brilliant fashion

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Karl Henry of QPR signs autographs for fans
COMMENT The QPR midfielder Karl Henry was accused of ‘forgetting where he came from’ after tweeting support for the Tories last week, writes Ian Herbert
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Hristo Stoichkov blames Manchester United boss for departure in 1998
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John Barnes
Former Liverpool midfielder speaks out
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REACTIONBrazil 1 Chile 0Brazil's friendly win over Chile at the Emirates turned into a physical contest
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Roberto Firmino celebrates scoring for Brazil at the Emirates
MATCH REPORTBrazil 1 Chile 0Roberto Firmino came off the bench to score a second-half winner
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Alexis Sanchez trains with his dog
The forward's preparations for Chile's match against Brazil were rather unorthodox
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VIDEOIt wasn't enough to save his team from defeat to Portugal though
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VIDEO The big Swede has scored plenty of brilliantly outrageous goals in his long career - this was at one of the more bizarre
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Gareth Bale celebrates his first goal against Levante
EXCLUSIVE COLUMNPaul Scholes: The former midfielder on the impact the arrival of the Real Madrid winger could have at Old Trafford, plus views on Gerrard and England
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VIDEO Play had resumed after early stoppage but was abandoned once and for all in the 67th minute
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More than 100 students have already signed up to the course at Harvard University
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A ball, an open space.. but for grass-roots football the spaces have been growing emptier
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Power dressing is back

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Spanish stone-age cave paintings in Altamira 'under threat'

Caves were re-opened to the public
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Vince Cable interview

'I was the bookies’ favourite to be first to leave the Cabinet'
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Promises, promises

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The Gaza fisherman who built his own reef - and was shot dead there by an Israeli gunboat

The death of a Gaza fisherman

He built his own reef, and was fatally shot there by an Israeli gunboat
Saudi Arabia's airstrikes in Yemen are fuelling the Gulf's fire

Saudi airstrikes are fuelling the Gulf's fire

Arab intervention in Yemen risks entrenching Sunni-Shia divide and handing a victory to Isis, says Patrick Cockburn
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The only direction Zayn could go

We wince at the anguish of One Direction's fans, but Malik's departure shows the perils of fame in the age of social media
Young Magician of the Year 2015: Meet the schoolgirl from Newcastle who has her heart set on being the competition's first female winner

Spells like teen spirit

A 16-year-old from Newcastle has set her heart on being the first female to win Young Magician of the Year. Jonathan Owen meets her
Jonathan Anderson: If fashion is a cycle, this young man knows just how to ride it

If fashion is a cycle, this young man knows just how to ride it

British designer Jonathan Anderson is putting his stamp on venerable house Loewe
Number plates scheme could provide a licence to offend in the land of the free

Licence to offend in the land of the free

Cash-strapped states have hit on a way of making money out of drivers that may be in collision with the First Amendment, says Rupert Cornwell
From farm to fork: Meet the Cornish fishermen, vegetable-growers and butchers causing a stir in London's top restaurants

From farm to fork in Cornwall

One man is bringing together Cornwall's most accomplished growers, fishermen and butchers with London's best chefs to put the finest, freshest produce on the plates of some of the country’s best restaurants
Robert Parker interview: The world's top wine critic on tasting 10,000 bottles a year, absurd drinking notes and New World wannabes

Robert Parker interview

The world's top wine critic on tasting 10,000 bottles a year, absurd drinking notes and New World wannabes
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Don't believe the stereotype - or should you?

We exaggerate regional traits and turn them into jokes - and those on the receiving end are in on it too, says DJ Taylor