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Aubameyang double gives Arsenal win over Newcastle

Aubameyang double gives Arsenal win over Newcastle


Finlay’s Report: Relive all of the action from Sunderland’s impressive win at Wimbledon

“Could this be the turning point in Sunderland’s 2020/2021 season?” asks Roker Report’s Junior Reporter Finlay Anderson.


The players who could replace Georginio Wijnaldum at Liverpool

With Georginio Wijnaldum's Liverpool future uncertain, here is a list of midfielders who could replace him at Anfield.


Amad Diallo has already identified reference point in Man Utd first team

The 18-year-old officially joined from Atalanta in the January transfer window after Manchester United struck a deal for the winger last summer


Memphis Depay & Houssem Aouar want to join a 'top three club in the world'

Memphis Depay & Houssem Aouar want to leave Lyon and join one of the top three clubs in the world. Memphis is linked with Barcelona & Aouar with Juventus.


Paul Scholes backs up Gary Neville's Man Utd January transfer plea

Manchester United can make a real statement in the title race, by beating Liverpool at Anfield and extending their gap at the top of the table


Jamie Gillan hoping for minimal Cleveland Browns role as last Brit standing in NFL play-offs

Cleveland Browns have been the story of the NFL play-offs so far - and Scottish punter Jamie Gillan hopes they can pull off another upset against the Kansas City Chiefs this weekend


Raphael Guerreiro Almost Signed for PSG in 2019

Our beloved Raphael Guerreiro nearly left the club for a reunion with Thomas Tuchel


Boca beat Banfield in shootout to win inaugural Maradona Cup

Boca beat Banfield in shootout to win inaugural Maradona Cup


8 next Motherwell manager candidates as Steelmen search for quick-fire Stephen Robinson replacement

The Steelmen are an ambitious club who haven't been shy to try new things on and off the pitch and get the chance to do so again.


Cardiff star Sol Bamba speaks for first time since devastating cancer diagnosis

Bamba, who told his team-mates of his cancer diagnosis on Monday before the club released a public statement, wants to attend the training ground and Cardiff games as much as possible


West Ham in talks with Sevilla for striker Youssef En-Nesyri

West Ham have submitted a formal offer for Sevilla striker Youssef En-Nesyri as they look to the transfer market to replace Sebastien Haller.


Fernando Torres is coaching Diego Simeone's other son in Atletico Madrid B

Fernando Torres promoted to coaching Atletico Madrid B team


'They all defend with all they have' - Jurgen Klopp aims dig at Man Utd tactics

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp was unimpressed with Manchester United's defensive tactics in their 0-0 draw.


Who is Manor Solomon? Things to know about the coveted Israeli star

Manor Solomon is attracting interest from across Europe, including Arsenal. Here is everything to now about the Shakhtar Donetsk star.


Ibrahimovic scores twice as leaders Milan ease past Cagliari

Ibrahimovic scores twice as leaders Milan ease past Cagliari


Premier League set to introduce concussion subs from 'next week'

Premier League to introduce separate concussion substitutions


Derby Della Capitale Will Shape The Rest of Roma’s Season

Draws against Inter are alright, but a win against Lazio is mission critical.


Roker Roundup: DoF linked with ‘failed’ Mark Campbell Sunderland takeover finds himself a job

John Park - the man Mark Campbell wanted to install as Sunderland’s DoF in the event of a successful takeover - has found himself a job... in Poland.


Robbie Neilson's 7 vital Hearts challenges as third force Premiership ambitions dominate winter window thinking

The Jambos hold a five-point lead in the Championship despite a second league defeat in 10 games but there's work to do if they want to become a force to be reckoned with next season.


Brian Rice hopes Premiership season can finish as clubs are warned about celebrating

The Accies manger discusses finishing the season, celebrations and having sympathy for lower leagues


Wayne Rooney's 10 defining matches: Best and worst moments as Man Utd and England legend retires

Rooney earned 120 caps for England, scoring 53 goals, and won five Premier League titles with Manchester United, plus the Champions League in 2008


Man City underline title credentials with thumping victory over Crystal Palace

A brace from John Stones and superb strikes from Ilkay Gundogan and Raheem Sterling saw City romp to a superb 4-0 win


Liverpool 0-0 Man Utd: Player Ratings as defenders stand out but strikers struggle at Anfield

LIVERPOOL 0-0 MANCHESTER UNITED: Neither side could find the breakthrough in their goalless draw at Anfield, in a result that will further emboldened Manchester City's title challenge.


Angry Thomas Muller snaps during interview as Bayern Munich embarrassed in German Cup shock

Bayern Munich were dumped out of the German Cup by second division Holstein Kiel on Wednesday night, with Hansi Flick's side's penalty shootout defeat ensuring their earliest DFB Pokal exit since the 2000-01 season


Messi sees red, 'fearful' Juventus, PSG back top: Talking points from around Europe

Frustration got the better of Lionel Messi as he saw red in the Spanish Super Cup final, while Inter dealt a major blow to Juventus's Serie A title hopes but Paris Saint-Germain are back on top in France. AFP Sport rounds up some of the main talking points from across the continent: - Messi's first red card for Barca - Lionel Messi was sent off for the first time in 753 appearances for Barcelona at the end of his side's 3-2 extra-time defeat by...


Reader’s Corner: In defence of George Dobson

Welcome to Reader’s Corner, where we invite YOU, the good folk who skim these pages, to offer your own articles up for our website. Today, RR reader Jack Dodds explains why he believes George Dobson’s getting the rough end of the stick – and that if the midfielder leaves Sunderland it won’t be the last we see of him.


Barca miss perfect opportunity to exorcise the ghosts

Not good enough on the night


Liverpool's Virgil van Dijk and pathway to England gives Hamilton kids hope, says Aaron Martin as he hails Scottish Premiership standard

The Accies defender raves about the standard of Scottish football and believes players can follow van Dijk pathway to top


2021 NFL draft: Underclassmen who have announced intentions to leave college early

Here are the college football underclassmen who have announced their intentions to enter the 2021 NFL draft.


Athletic's band of brothers trumps Barca stardust

Athletic's band of brothers trumps Barca stardust


The Rangers and Celtic touchline drama TV cameras missed and Kristoffer Ajer's emphatic celebration

It was another action packed derby at Ibrox as Steven Gerrard's side moved 19 points clear and we've rounded up five key moments.


Ndombele stunner helps Tottenham win at Sheff United

Ndombele stunner helps Tottenham win at Sheff United


Faf de Klerk: South Africa is the dream but I'll play anywhere to save Lions series

“Cancellation would be truly devastating. The Lions is a once in a lifetime opportunity"


Leicester City to Face Brentford in Fourth Round of FA Cup

Get your Oprah gifs ready for this one.


Barca's Messi sees red as Bilbao claim Super Cup glory

Barca's Messi sees red as Bilbao claim Super Cup glory


Celtic and Rangers' 6 box-office transfer options as forgotten stars search for redemption

Even the most of detailed signing plans can change when a big-name option becomes available.


Timo Werner is struggling, but Chelsea fans can't give up on him just yet

Timo Werner still has time to justify his £47.5m transfer fee and Chelsea fans shouldn't give up on him just yet.


Last-gasp David strike earns Lille 2-1 win against Reims

Last-gasp David strike earns Lille 2-1 win against Reims


Arsenal 3-0 Newcastle: 5 talking points as Gunners ease into top half of the table

Second half goals from Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Bukayo Saka and then Aubameyang again saw the Gunners ease past the Magpies to win for the fourth time in five league games


Scottish Cup draw: Motherwell handed away tie as Hamilton host familiar foes

Airdrie and Clyde were also in the hat for the third round draw


Jaded Liverpool lack guile to open up solid United

Jaded Liverpool lack guile to open up solid United


NHL photo of the day: Best of the 2021 season

Take a look through the best action from around the NHL with one great photo from each day of the 2021 season.


Arsenal 3-0 Newcastle: Player ratings as Aubameyang masterclass dismisses dreary Magpies

Arsenal ran riot against Newcastle as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang bagged a brace.


Hamilton v Motherwell: Lanarkshire rivals assessed ahead of crunch derby clash

A closer look at the two sides ahead of a mouthwatering clash to kick-off 2021


Mount strikes as Chelsea edge 10-man Fulham

Mount strikes as Chelsea edge 10-man Fulham


Tactical Analysis: Solskjaer needs to be bolder against Big Six rivals

Solskjaer uses the same set up against another Big Six opponent, and gets the same result


Mohamed Salah hints he is happy to stay at Liverpool

Mohamed Salah has said he would be happy to stay at Liverpool but says his future depends on the club, having previously flirted with Real Madrid & Barcelona.


Inter make Serie A title statement as Barella downs Juventus

Inter make Serie A title statement as Barella downs Juventus


Celtic and Rangers players unite in touching tribute to victims of the Ibrox disaster

Both sides of the Old Firm fell silent ahead of their crunch Premiership tie on the 50th anniversary of the stadium tragedy.