Barkley has broken into the first-team this season and has been tipped for inclusion in Roy Hodgson's World Cup squad after making his England debut in September
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Tuesday 09 February 2010
Former England football star Paul Gascoigne has been arrested for the second time in two days.
Monday 08 February 2010
Former England star Paul Gascoigne was released on police bail today after he was questioned on suspicion of being drunk in charge of a vehicle.
Thursday 31 December 2009
Vinnie Jones is said to have been offered one million dollars to join his former football rival Paul Gascoigne in the Celebrity Big Brother (CBB) house.
Friday 27 November 2009
Paul Gascoigne has said he owes former teammate Peter Beardsley for helping him fight back from alcoholism and depression.
Friday 27 November 2009
Tuesday 08 September 2009
To his manager anyone who wears that particular red shirt will be anathema, but Rio Ferdinand has flirted with the unmentionable, from a Manchester United perspective, by suggesting that Liverpool players were the ones he admired more than Old Trafford's as a child.
Monday 03 August 2009
Sunday 02 August 2009
The great man of English football, our 'eminence grise', deserved a lot more than the half-hour afforded by the hastily assembled Sir Bobby Robson – A Tribute (Sky Sports 1, Friday). There was a very powerful team of players paying their respects, so many that there wasn't time to tell the story of an extraordinary career that spanned so many generations, from a time when players were on £2 a week to today's multi-millionaires. The only face lacking among the talking heads was the one to whom programme-makers had always seemed to turn in these situations, and that was Sir Bobby himself.
Thursday 21 May 2009
Former World Player of the Year Luis Figo wants to extend his career outside Europe and would consider playing in the Chinese Super League (CSL), a Chinese newspaper reported today.
Sunday 22 February 2009
England are set to play Scotland next season for the first time in 11 years, under plans to be discussed this week. Officials of the Football Association and Scottish FA will hold talks about the fixture at the International Football Association Board summit in Northern Ireland next Friday and Saturday.
Tuesday 06 January 2009
Thursday 06 November 2008
Fallen football hero Paul Gascoigne has been given a nine-week breathing space to file his late tax returns and fend off a bankruptcy petition by Revenue and Customs.
Wednesday 24 September 2008
Two well-known men, both addicts, make headlines. George Michael is picked up by the police yet again for allegedly cruising in a public toilet near his north London home. George, who was reportedly caught with crack cocaine, was let off with a caution. Some might (justifiably) see this as an example of the two sets of drug laws in this country – one for millionaire pop stars and models and another for the working classes.
Monday 21 July 2008
Northern Ireland striker David Healy tonight apologised for his flute-playing gesture during a game against Celtic.
Monday 02 June 2008
Former England footballer Paul Gascoigne has been sectioned under the Mental Health Act, police said today.
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