Entries by Samuel Luckhurst from 05/2012

Roy Hodgson Set To Be Unveiled As England Manager By FA

Posted 05.01.2012 | UK Sport

He may be the won and onwy, but England manager-elect Roy Hodgson shares something in common with Kim Jong Il's Team America villain. He's ronery. ...

Manchester City 1-0 Manchester United: 5 Things Learnt From The Blues' Premier League Win

Posted 05.01.2012 | UK Sport

Vincent Kompany stooped to win Manchester City their second derby of the season against Manchester United in the Premier League last night. Most cr...

FA Cup Final Week: Tottenham Hotspur's Ricky Villa Goes Solo Against Manchester City In 1981 Replay (VIDEO)

Posted 05.01.2012 | UK Sport

Had Tommy Hutchison not netted an own goal for Tottenham against Manchester City, the Lilywhites' greatest FA Cup moment would never have been realise...

Ayrton Senna, Forumla 1 Legend And Three Times World Champion (GALLERY)

Posted 05.01.2012 | UK Sport

Eighteen years ago, Williams Forumla One driver Ayrton Senna died at the 1994 San Marino Grand Prix. The Brazilian, three times F1 World Champion, ...

Real Madrid Star Cristiano Ronaldo Goes All Britney Spears For Car Trip With Son

Posted 05.01.2012 | UK Sport

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo has often lapped up the showbiz lifestyle, but mimicking Britney Spears' most infamous moment wasn't his clevere...

Roy Hodgson Set To Be Unveiled As England Manager By FA, Here's A Gallery

Posted 05.01.2012 | UK Sport

Roy Hodgson will be unveiled as England manager by the FA today, with a press conference scheduled for 4pm. The 64-year-old becomes the Three Lions...

Norway World Swimming Champion Alexander Dale Oen Dies After Suffering A Cardiac Arrest

Posted 05.01.2012 | UK Sport

Norway's world swimming champion Alexander Dale Oen has died in the US after suffering a cardiac arrest. The Norwegian Swimming Federation confirme...

Roy Hodgson Unveiled As New England Manager: Players And Press Reaction

Posted 05.02.2012 | UK Sport

England haven't yet kicked a ball under Roy Hodgson, but already the jury is out in one unsurprising tabloid quarter. The Sun continued their vende...

Stephen Hendry Retires From Snooker After World Championship Loss To Stephen Maguire (VIDEO)

Posted 05.02.2012 | UK Sport

Stephen Hendry, seven-time World Snooker Champion, has retired from the game. The Scot announced he was quitting the sport after a 13-2 mauling at ...

FA Cup Final Week: Blackpool's Sir Stanley Terrorises Bolton In The Matthews Final (VIDEO)

Posted 05.02.2012 | UK Sport

Poor Stan Mortensen. He scored a hat-trick in one of the most memorable ever FA Cup finals, and yet Blackpool's 1953 victory over Bolton Wanderers is ...

David Beckham Turns 37 Today, Here's The Best Of The Former Manchester United And Real Madrid Star

Posted 05.02.2012 | UK Sport

David Beckham turns 37 today, as he continues his MLS career with LA Galaxy. Ten years ago, his right metatarsal was the subject of front page spla...

Roy Hodgson's Voice: The Sun Blasted For 'Bullying' New England Manager

Posted 05.02.2012 | UK Sport

The Sun newspaper has been accused of bullying by football supporters and media after their front page splash on new England manager Roy Hodgson. D...

Fabrice Muamba To Attend Bolton Wanderers V Tottenham Hotspur Premier League Clash Tonight

Posted 05.02.2012 | UK Sport

Fabrice Muamba will attend Bolton's Premier League home match with Tottenham this evening. It will be the 24-year-old's first public appearance sin...

Andre Villas-Boas To Be Named Roma Coach In The Summer? Here's His Disastrous Chelsea Tenure (GALLERY)

Posted 05.02.2012 | UK Sport

Reports in Portugal suggest former Chelsea manager Andre Villas-Boas will replace Luis Enrique at Roma this summer. Sacked by the Blues on 4 March ...

Jermaine Pennant, Stoke City Winger, Arrested Over Alleged Assault

Posted 05.02.2012 | UK Sport

Premier League footballer Jermaine Pennant has been arrested for allegedly assaulting a woman in a nightclub, sources said. The 29-year-old, of Dun...

Sol Campbell, Ex-Tottenham And Arsenal Defender, Announces Retirement From Football (GALLERY)

Posted 05.02.2012 | UK Sport

Sol Campbell has retired from football after a 19-year career in the game. The former Tottenham and Arsenal centre-back won 73 caps for England, sc...

NFL Team Tampa Bay Buccaneers Sign Paralysed Former Player Eric LeGrand As Part Of Roster

Posted 05.02.2012 | UK Sport

Eric LeGrand, a disabled Rutgers University player, has been signed by NFL side Tampa Bay Buccaneers in an extraordinary move for American football. ...

The FA Contact The Sun Following Complaints Over Front Page Splash On New England Coach Roy Hodgson

Posted 05.02.2012 | UK Sport

The Press Comlaints Commission and the Football Association have today received a number of complaints in relation to The Sun's front page splash on n...

Manchester United Manager Sir Alex Ferguson's Foul Mouthed Clash With Roberto Mancini Revealed

Posted 05.02.2012 | UK Sport

A lipreader has revealed the full contents of the touchline clash between Sir Alex Ferguson and Roberto Mancini during Monday night's Premier League s...

Papiss Cisse Scores Stunning Goal For Newcastle In 2-0 Premier League Victory At Chelsea (VIDEO)

Posted 05.03.2012 | UK Sport

Papiss Cisse is good. His goal against Swansea and 11 goals in 12 games prior to Newcastle United's match against Chelsea in the Premier League last n...

Fiorentina Boss Delio Rossi Punches Viola Playmaker Adem Ljajic And Is Then Sacked (VIDEO)

Posted 05.03.2012 | UK Sport

John Sitton gained cult status when he threatened his Leyton Orient players in the 1990s, but unlike Fiorentina manager Delio Rossi, he didn't hit the...

Jose Mourinho Wins First League Title With Real Madrid, Here's The Special One Winning (GALLERY)

Posted 05.03.2012 | UK Sport

Jose Mourinho has steered Real Madrid to their first La Liga title since 2008 after a 3-0 victory over Athletic Bilbao on Wednesday night. Goals fr...

FA Cup Final Week: On This Day In 1958, Bolton Beat Manchester United's Munich-Decimated Busby Babes (VIDEO)

Posted 05.03.2012 | UK Sport

Less than two months after the Munich air disaster saw eight players perish amongst the 23, Manchester United played against Bolton Wanderers in the 1...

British Wrestler Myroslav Dykun Fails Drugs Test

Posted 05.03.2012 | UK Sport

Britain's Olympic Greco-Roman wrestling medal hope Myroslav Dykun has failed a doping test....

Chelsea V Liverpool FA Cup Final: Great Past Clashes Between The Blues And Reds (VIDEO)

Posted 05.03.2012 | UK Sport

As insignificant as the FA Cup has unfortunately become, Saturday's final could prove to be the saving grace for either Liverpool or Chelsea's campaig...