Entries by Samuel Luckhurst from 02/2012

Paul Sturgess, Loughborough-Born Basketball Player, Signs For Harlem Globetrotters (PICTURES)

Posted 02.15.2012 | UK Sport

American basketball’s iconic Harlem Globetrotters team have looked across the Atlantic to recruit their latest star. Paul Sturgess, from Loughbor...

Lee Clark, Huddersfield Town Manager, 'Sacked' After Two-Minute Phone Call

Posted 02.15.2012 | UK Sport

Three defeats in 55 league games has ensured that Lee Clark’s integrity is well intact. Jettisoned from Huddersfield Town via a two-minute phone cal...

AC Milan V Arsenal, Champions League: 5 Reasons Why The Gunners Won't Lose*

Posted 02.15.2012 | UK Sport

AC’s ANGLOPHOBIA The Milanese side have been eliminated at the last 16 stage of the Champions League in the three recent seasons in which they have...

Milan Misery For Arsenal

Posted 02.16.2012 | UK

Arsenal have been left with a mountain to climb to progress in the Champions League following a 4-0 first-leg defeat to AC Milan at the San Siro....

Arsene Wenger Future: Could Arsenal's Latest Humiliation Signal The End For The Frenchman?

Posted 02.16.2012 | UK Sport

It was more of an Italian sob for Arsene Wenger and Arsenal as they were comprehensively conquered by AC Milan at San Siro. And bookmakers have now...

After Arsenal Were Hammered By AC Milan Here's 10 Photos To Make Arsenal Fans Feel Sick (PICTURES)

Posted 02.16.2012 | UK

Arsenal are all but out of the Champions League after their 4-0 loss away to Italian champions AC Milan. The Gunners trailed the rossoneri 2-0 at t...

Ryan Giggs, Manchester United Legend, Tipped To Succeed Sir Alex Ferguson

Posted 02.16.2012 | UK Sport

Sir Alex Ferguson’s assertion that Ryan Giggs could be his successor has a familiar and ominous ring to it for Manchester United supporters. For ...

Manchester United Preview: Midfielder Paul Pogba Could Shine Against Ajax

Posted 02.16.2012 | UK

Ryan Giggs’ Joy Division-inspired ditty "Giggs will tear you apart" was rejigged when Manchester United drew Ajax Amsterdam in the Europa League. ...

St James' Park, Newcastle United's Previous Home, Is Officially No More

Posted 02.16.2012 | UK

Newcastle United fans finally bid an official farewell today as the famous St James’ Park lettering was hacked off by workmen. It was announced i...

Victory For Manchester United

Posted 02.16.2012 | UK

Goals in the second half from Ashley Young and Javier Hernandez allowed Manchester United to take a giant stride towards the Europa League last 16 wit...

David Beckham Backing Redknapp

Posted 02.17.2012 | UK

David Beckham believes Harry Redknapp would be a worthy choice to take over as England manager and has all the right credentials for the role....

What The Papers Say

Posted 02.17.2012 | UK

THE TIMES: Andre Villas-Boas insists he does not need the support of the Chelsea players to succeed at Stamford Bridge because he has the unequivocal ...

Manchester City Complain To Uefa Over Racist Abuse And Monkey Chants

Posted 02.17.2012 | UK

Manchester City have reported to Uefa that some of their players were racially abused during their Europa League match against Porto. Striker Mario...

Portsmouth FC Enter Administration Again

Posted 02.17.2012 | UK

Portsmouth Football Club have gone into administration, the High Court announced today. It is the second time that the south-coast club have entere...

Sunderland Manager Martin O'Neill Ready To Inflict More Misery On Arsene Wenger In FA Cup

Posted 02.17.2012 | UK

Just when Arsène Wenger thought it was safe to head back into English waters, Martin O’Neill looms on the horizon, teeth sharpened, ready for the k...

Could Chelsea Manager André Villas-Boas Benefit From Guus Hiddink's New Job Move?

Posted 02.17.2012 | UK

Guus Hiddink has disappointed a faction of the Chelsea squad by agreeing to manage Anzhi Makhachkala, but one man breathing a sigh of relief in west L...

Newcastle United Fan Arrested For St James' Graffiti

Posted 02.17.2012 | UK

A fan has been charged after graffiti was daubed at Newcastle United's ground hours after the St James' Park signs were removed. The old lettering ...

Mervyn Westfield, Former Essex Cricketer, Jailed For Spot-Fixing

Posted 02.17.2012 | UK

The first county cricketer in England to be prosecuted for spot-fixing was sentenced to four months in prison at the Old Bailey today. Former Essex...

Vitali Klitschko Slapped By Dereck Chisora Ahead Of WBC Title Fight In Munich (VIDEO)

Posted 02.17.2012 | UK

London-born Dereck Chisora fanned the flames ahead of Saturday's WBC heavyweight title challenge by slapping reigning champion Vitali Klitschko at Fri...

England Talk Won't Distract Redknapp

Posted 02.17.2012 | UK

Tottenham boss Harry Redknapp insists talk of him becoming the next England manager will not distract him or his players from their tilt at the Barcla...

Ricky Ponting, Ex-Australia Captain, Dropped For Remaining One Day Internationals

Posted 02.20.2012 | UK

Ricky Ponting's highly decorated one-day career appears to be nearing an end after Australia dropped their ex-Test and ODI captain for the next two Co...

David Haye Returns To UK But Faces Ban After Dereck Chisora Fight (Video)

Posted 02.20.2012 | UK

British boxer David Haye has finally been found after apparently going missing following his brawl with Dereck Chisora on Saturday night. Haye is w...

Sir Alex Ferguson, Manchester United Manager, Tells BBC He'll Be Club Ambassador After Retirement

Posted 02.20.2012 | UK

Sir Alex Ferguson wants to stay on at Manchester United in an ambassadorial role when he retires as club manager. But the 70-year-old wants another...

After David Haye And Dereck Chisora's Brawl Here's 10 Other Great British Sporting Scandals (PICTURES)

Posted 02.20.2012 | UK

David Haye and Dereck Chisora's Bavarian brawl could result in life-bans for the boxing duo. In light of their antics at the weekend, here's ten ot...

Steve Bruce Set For Wolves Job After Alan Curbishley Pulls Out

Posted 02.20.2012 | UK

Alan Curbishley has pulled out of the running for the vacant managerial post at Wolverhampton Wanderers. Curbishley, installed as favourite for the...