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Wayne Rooney has been named in the England squad by Roy Hodgson today, in spite of the Manchester United striker having played just one behind-closed-doors game in pre-season, missing Tuesday’s game in Stockholm with a shoulder injury.
Macclesfield have withdrawn their offer to allow a member of public to play for the club in a competitive fixture in return for payment.
28-year-old could be only un-capped played named in squad
Richard Swanson was attempting to trek 10,000 to promote a charity
Luton Town 0 Millwall 3: Getting out of the Conference remains the dream after big Cup awakening
Luton Town 0 Millwall 3: Millwall make their League status tell in front of goal while gallant Hatters are left with happy memories and a sense of relief there was no repeat of crowd trouble
Player's £180,000 Bentley sustained "minor damage"
A look ahead to this weekend’s FA Cup fixture at Kenilworth Road
Compensation has been agreed with Doncaster
Luton Town 1 Wolverhampton Wanderers 0: Stale Solbakken loses his job as non-League Luton progress easily into the fourth round
Grant Holt and Rickie Lambert played in League Two together. Tonight they meet in the Premier League, proving you can still climb from the bottom to the very top
Arsenal chief executive Ivan Gazidis today admitted work needed to be done to prevent mega-rich players becoming even more out of touch with ordinary fans.
Michael Owen has insisted he would “never” give up hope of an England recall.
Former Bolton midfielder Fabrice Muamba today said he was “devastated” to see Owen Coyle lose his job and believes whoever replaces him has to get the club promoted back to the Premier League.
FIFA have vowed to keep empty seats to a “strict minimum” at the next World Cup.
It beggars belief that Cole has been allowed to report for England duty