Entries by Samuel Luckhurst from 03/2012

England 2-3 Holland: What The Papers Say

Posted 03.01.2012 | UK Sport

Stuart Pearce's first game as England manager ended in injury time defeat, thanks to Arjen Robben's deflected winner. Two-nil down with less than t...

England V Holland: 5 Things England Fans Don't Want To See Again

Posted 03.01.2012 | UK Sport

Rare is it that a 3-2 scoreline should not be deemed entertaining, but international friendlies have delivered joyless affairs for almost two decades ...

Gary Speed Memorial Match: Wales Pay Tribute In Costa Rica Friendly (PICTURES)

Posted 03.01.2012 | UK Sport

Welsh football said goodbye to coach Gary Speed on Wednesday night in an emotional tribute to their ex-coach. Costa Rica prevailed 1-0 at Cardiff C...

Trevor Brooking Says New England Manager Could Start Just Days Before Euro 2012

Posted 03.01.2012 | UK Sport

The next England manager could be "parachuted in" just days before the start of this summer's European Championship. Sir Trevor Brooking, part of t...

Goalkeeper Joins Pantheon Of Greatest And Memorable Own Goals (VIDEO)

Posted 03.01.2012 | UK Sport

A storm was brewing in Israel yesterday. And the apocalyptic windy conditions may have left Maccabi Haifa goalkeeper Assaf Mendes apoplectic after he ...

Mark Allen, World Snooker Championship Finalist, Labels Chinese City Haikou 'Horrendous'

Posted 03.01.2012 | UK Sport

UK snooker championship finalist Mark Allen has blasted conditions at the Haikou World Open as "horrendous". The world number 12 aired a number of ...

Luiz: 'Lampard Just An Employee'

Posted 03.01.2012 | UK

David Luiz has risked the wrath of Chelsea team-mate Frank Lampard by claiming he should not expect to be treated differently to any other player....

Lancaster Call Before Six Nations Ends

Posted 03.01.2012 | UK

The Rugby Football Union will decide whether Stuart Lancaster is the right man to lead England on a full-time basis before the end of his RBS 6 Nation...

Portsmouth Administrator Warns Club May Not Complete Season

Posted 03.01.2012 | UK Sport

Portsmouth's administrator Trevor Birch has confessed that the club may not complete their Championship season. Pompey went into administration las...

Lennon Package 'Contained Peroxide'

Posted 03.01.2012 | UK

A package addressed to Celtic manager Neil Lennon tested positive for a substance which can be used to make explosives, a court heard today. Royal ...

England Managerial Shortlist Set To Include Jose Mourinho And Pep Guardiola

Posted 03.02.2012 | UK Sport

Barcelona coach Pep Guardiola and Real Madrid's Jose Mourinho are both on the FA's official shortlist for the England managerial role after Stuart Pea...

Jack Charlton 'Suffers Broken Hip'

Posted 03.02.2012 | UK

England World Cup winner Jack Charlton will undergo surgery on Friday after breaking his hip in a fall at his home, according to reports....

Jack Charlton 'Suffers Broken Hip'

Posted 03.02.2012 | UK

England World Cup winner Jack Charlton will undergo surgery on Friday after breaking his hip in a fall at his home, according to reports....

Ryan Giggs, Manchester United Midfielder, Has Claim Against The Sun Thrown Out By The High Court

Posted 03.02.2012 | UK Sport

A damages claim by Manchester United footballer Ryan Giggs against The Sun newspaper has been thrown out by the High Court. The compensation case w...

Sir Frank Williams, Formula One Boss, To Step Down From Board

Posted 03.02.2012 | UK Sport

Williams Formula One team founder Sir Frank Williams is to step down from the board, it has been announced. His daughter Claire will join from next...

Liverpool V Arsenal Preview: Will Kenny Dalglish Or Arsene Wenger Build On Last Week's Super Sunday? (VIDEO)

Posted 03.02.2012 | UK Sport

For two clubs who have experienced trying seasons, a burgeoning ray of light shone on Arsenal and Liverpool last Sunday. A derby victory for the forme...

Redknapp - Bale Injury No Big Concern

Posted 03.02.2012 | UK

Tottenham manager Harry Redknapp has played down concerns over Gareth Bale's hamstring injury and is confident that the Welshman will be fit to play a...

Andy Murray Defeats World Number One Novak Djokovic In Straight Sets

Posted 03.02.2012 | UK Sport

Andy Murray has defeated world number one Novak Djokovic in the semi-finals of the Dubai Championships. The Scot won in straight sets 6-2 7-5 after...

England Manager May Have Just 29 Days To Prepare Squad For Euro 2012

Posted 03.02.2012 | UK Sport

England's next manager could just have 29 days to ready his squad for the 2012 European Championship. The Premier League season ends on 13 May, wit...

Arsene Wenger, Arsenal Manager, Named Manager Of The Month (GALLERY)

Posted 03.02.2012 | UK Sport

Arsene Wenger was today named manager of the month by Premier League sponsors Barclays, fuelling amusing speculation he holds an account with the bank...

Andre Villas Boas Is Sacked, But It's Chelsea's Players Who Deserve The Boot (PICTURES)

Posted 03.04.2012 | UK Sport

A dead man walking, when the phone call arrived for Andre Villas-Boas yesterday to confirm his execution, the grimness was complete. That Portuguese B...

Arsenal Are Back, Harry Redknapp's On The Slide, Pogrebnyak Potent And Cattermole's Catastrophic

Posted 03.05.2012 | UK Sport

Glamour clashes galore in the football and varied individual British success abroad were squeezed in amongst another hectic weekend of sport. Arsen...

QPR's Squirrel And The Greatest Of The Animal Pitch Invaders

Posted 03.05.2012 | UK Sport

Another four-legged crawler found its way on to a football pitch at the weekend, but there was nothing secretive about the squirrel's presence at Loft...

Four-Match Ban For Cattermole

Posted 03.05.2012 | UK

Sunderland skipper Lee Cattermole has been handed a four-match ban in the wake of his side's ill-tempered derby draw at Newcastle, the club have confi...

Arsenal Midfielder Jack Wilshere Could Return From Injury Before The End Of The Season

Posted 03.05.2012 | UK Sport

Jack Wilshere could return for Arsenal before the end of the season after he was given the go-ahead to step up his recovery from an ankle injury. M...