Sport Nicklas Bendtner of Arsenal misses his kick against Coventry last month

Arsenal striker among five England-based players in the squad

Anders Lindegaard had just broken into the Red Devils first team on a regular basis when he injured an ankle in training

Anders Lindegaard plans to usurp David de Gea as Manchester United number one

Anders Lindegaard is determined not to let his Manchester United dream die having come so agonisingly close to fulfilling it.

Pension pots 'being ravaged by hidden fees'

Hidden charges are ravaging people's pension pots while finance firms are misleading savers about the effect of fees, a leading think-tank warns today.

Olympics security provider G4S suffers shares dive

The crisis enveloping Olympics security provider G4S triggered a fresh slump in its share price today.

Andy Warhol's final works could raise £60,000

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Jonathan Marray (left) rejoices with Freddie Nielsen after their doubles victory

Britain has no place in Olympic Games for Jonathan Marray the history man

Journeyman earns a ticket to grander destinations, but not the Olympics

Andrea Riseborough is mesmerising in 'Shadow Dancer'

Edinburgh Film Festival: Not yet a 'festival of discovery', but they are on their way

Four years ago, the Edinburgh International Film Festival moved away from the city's main arts celebrations and into a stand-alone June slot, with declarations made that it would be a "festival of discovery" and "the Sundance of the North". That didn't quite happen – indeed, last year, the festival seemed to come to a near-standstill, with a one-off interim event not quite delivering on promises of an all-star, all-arts jamboree, a sort of cinematic Meltdown.

Bert van Marwijk's side stumbled out of Euro 2012 at the group stage

Divided Netherlands begin hunt for new coach after Bert van Marwijk quits

Speculation is already rife over who will replace Bert van Marwijk as coach of the Netherlands, the biggest underachievers of Euro 2012, and there are no shortage of candidates.

The former World No 1 lost after failing to make use of two match points

Caroline Wozniacki free to watch Rory while Aussies also disappear

Caroline Wozniacki, the former world No 1 who has been criticised in some quarters for a perceived lack of focus since beginning a relationship with the golfer Rory McIlroy, will be able to follow him at the Irish Open from today. The Dane lost her delayed first-round match against Austria's Tamira Paszek, last week's Eastbourne winner, 5-7, 7-6, 6-4. It was an inconsistent performance, familiar from much of Wozniacki's slide from the No 1 position in January to No 7 now.

Countries matter:
Club form is no guide to Euro 2012. So far, the top seven players in the 2011-12 Golden Boot have scored four goals between them and the most maligned of those players – Mario Gomez – has scored 75 per cent of them. The German's opportunism has been in sharp contrast to his display in the Champions League final.

Germany braced for 'Debt Derby' against Greece at Euro 2012

Greeks keen to eliminate nation they see as responsible for austerity back home

A disgruntled Arjen Robben lets his feelings show last night

Arjen Robben hints at Netherlands unrest after Euro 2012 exit

Holland winger Arjen Robben has hinted dressing room unrest undermined their Euro 2012 challenge which ended last night following a third successive defeat.

Alicia Vikander and Mads Mikkelsen in A Royal
Affair

A queen, her lover and John Locke

Two centuries ago, an affair sparked a Danish Enlightenment. Now a film takes up the amazing story.

Voyager into uncharted waters: Sjón

The Whispering Muse, By Sjón, trans. Victoria Cribb

Iceland's maverick storyteller returns with a cruise into legend.

Denmark v Portugal player ratings

Man-for-man marking from the Euro 2012 match at the Arena Lviv

<b>Nani:</b> Had an excellent game, attacking dangerously down the right and providing killer balls into the box including setting up Helder Postiga’s goal. 8<br/>
<b> Hélder Postiga:</b> Justified his selection with a much improved performance. Made clever runs in and around the box in particular to score his side’s second goal, neatly tucking in Nani’s driven cross. 7<br/>
<b>Cristiano Ronaldo:</b> Had a mixed game, giving a largely impressive and much improved performance. He looked extremely dangerous running from deep but was wasteful in front of goal, spurning several excellent chances to score. 7<br/>
<b>Best off the bench – Silvestre Varela (pictured): </b> Had an immediate impact, scoring the winning goal two minutes after coming on with great strike from inside the area. 7<br/>

Portugal coach Paulo Bento relieved after dramatic win against Denmark

Portugal coach Paulo Bento remains confident his side are on the right track after their late 3-2 win over Denmark in Lviv kept alive their hopes of qualifying from Group B.

Cristiano Ronaldo, usually a deadly finisher, missed two great chances
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