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The 20th century still looms large in Poland, and particularly in Nowa Huta. The eastern suburb of Krakow was built almost from scratch at Stalin’s behest by Poland’s communist government shortly after the Second world War, and is still home to more than 100,000 residents. The area – whose name means “New Steelworks” in Polish – was built as a sort of communised utopia for the city’s workers.

Ian Wright has questioned what a move to Arsenal would do for Luis Suarez

Transfer news: Ex-Arsenal striker Ian Wright says Luis Suarez should snub his former club and stay with Liverpool

Wright has admitted that he can't see the positives of a move to the Emirates for the Uruguayan international

Nicklaus Bendtner could be going to Malaga in a swap deal that involves right-back Jesus Gamez

Transfer news: Arsenal 'in talks' with Malaga over swap deal for Nicklas Bendtner and Jesus Gamez

The Gunners are looking to sell the striker with Malaga interested in sending their club captain Gamez to the Emirates in return

Nikicia Jelavic of Everton celebrates scoring a goal

Transfer news: Everton striker Nikica Jelavic could be on his way out of Goodison Park after Hamburg confirm interest

Bundesliga club are looking for a 'dangerous striker' and believe that the Croatian will fit the bill

Laurent Koscielny has suffered an ankle injury to add to Arsenal's defensive woes

Arsenal's Laurent Koscielny suffers ankle injury to add to defensive crisis, forcing Arsene Wenger to consider centre-back signing

Wojciech Szczesny also ruled out with back injury, as Wenger could step-up interest in Ashley Williams with just two fit centre-backs left

Here’s Jonny: Jonny Brownlee (right) won in Hamburg

Sport In Brief: England suffer whitewash at hands of Black Ferns

England’s women rugby union side crashed to a 3-0 series whitewash in New Zealand after losing their final tour game in Pukekohe yesterday.

Argy bargy: Federico Delbonis on his way to victory over Roger Federer

German Championships: Surprise defeat leaves Roger Federer plenty to ponder

Roger Federer suffered a shock defeat to Argentinian qualifier Federico Delbonis 7-6 (7) 7-6 (4) in the semi-finals of the German Championships yesterday.

Andy Carroll: Liverpool are keen for a quick resolution on striker's move to Upton Park

Sam Allardyce will not rush £15m signing Andy Carroll back to action for West Ham

The striker has been dogged by injury problems

Hapag-Lloyd Kreuzfahrten hopes to attract more British passengers with its Europa 2

Germans launch ‘you’ boat to lure English speakers on luxury cruise

Every cabin on the ship has a mini-bar dispensing unlimited Konig Pilsener, free of charge

Andy Murray will shift his focus to defending his US Open title

What next for Andy Murray? Retaining US Open title and reaching coveted world No 1 spot

The Scot will have little time to celebrate his Wimbledon victory

Francis Coquelin has been used in the Gunners' defence recently

Arsenal release Johan Djourou and Francis Coquelin on season-long loan deals

The Gunners have allowed a number of players to depart this summer

German Chancellor Angela Merkel recently used 'shitstorm' at a recent public meeting

'S***storm' adopted into German equivalent of the Oxford English Dictionary

2012 'Anglicanism of the Year' has been integrated throughout German society and was recently used in public address by Angela Merkel

Yaya Sanogo scored 11 goals in 24 appearances with Auxerre

Arsenal transfer news: Yaya Sanogo arrives as Nicklas Bendtner set for Eintracht Frankfurt move

20-year-old scored 11 goals in 24 appearances for Auxerre

Johan Djourou spent the second half of last season on-loan at Hannover

Hamburg confirm signing of Arsenal defender Johan Djourou on season-long loan

The centre-back will return to Germany where he spent the second half of last season upon completion of a medical

Andre Schurrle

Chris McGrath: What does André Schürrle’s desertion say of the 'perfect template' that is the Bundesliga?

Schürrle has left Germany’s third best team to be a squad player at Chelsea

Johan Djourou

Hamburg want Arsenal defender Johan Djourou to remain in Germany - either on loan or permanently

The defender spent the second half of last season with Hannover

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The 12 ways of Christmas: Spare a thought for those who will be working to keep others safe during the festive season

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A Christmas ghost story by Alison Moore

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