The Baggies have enjoyed a better than expected season
Arsenal midfielder put in a man-of-the-match performance against Brazil
Jones has been hampered by a summer back injury
Former England manager Terry Venables warned yesterday that the Football Association cannot afford to waste time in appointing Fabio Capello's successor and predicted that if the new man is English he would not be paid the £6m a year the Italian earned.
Irishman fulfils a 13-year prophecy by scoring his 50th international goal –and quickly makes it 51
Bryan Robson has backed Sir Alex Ferguson's claim that next month's FA Cup semi-finals should not be held at Wembley.
Sir Alex Ferguson insists Manchester United are in better shape to handle their defensive injury crisis than they were last December despite raising the spectre of Rio Ferdinand missing the remainder of the campaign.
Former England captain Bryan Robson has undergone surgery for throat cancer, Manchester United said yesterday. Robson was in Bangkok when he had the operation on 3 March and United have said specialists are optimistic about the chances of a full recovery.
New Leicester City manager Sven Goran Eriksson has admitted his side's promotion hopes remain distant after beginning his reign with a 2-0 victory over Thailand on Saturday. Leicester sit third from bottom of the Championship after taking just eight points from their opening 10 matches.
Sir Alex Ferguson, the Manchester United manager, has suggested that both Benfica and Real Madrid provided competition for the services of the 19-year-old Portuguese striker Bebe before United moved with a £7.5m offer for a player untried at a significant level.
Sheffield United are poised to unveil Gary Speed as the club's new permanent manager.
Today's bets: Argentina to beat Germany 3-0 at 25-1 (Blue Square)
Ferguson's 'punt' looks to be paying off as striker continues to score goals
Chairman claims a lack of experience cost Teessiders in their battle to beat drop
Sir Alex Ferguson believes experience will be the key element when it comes to naming his successor as Manchester United manager.
Scotland's No 2 raises hopes by recalling his experiences against the Netherlands