Entries by Samuel Luckhurst from 09/2012

Premier League Live Blog!

Posted 09.01.2012 | UK Sport

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Liverpool And Manchester United In Bid To Diffuse Hillsborough Tensions

Posted 09.17.2012 | UK Sport

Liverpool and Manchester United are expected to converse this week ahead of the clubs' Premier League meeting on Sunday in a bid to diffuse tensions a...

Peter Crouch's Handball V. Manchester City And Other Honest Footballers (VIDEO)

Posted 09.17.2012 | UK Sport

Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini described Peter Crouch's opener for Stoke City as "like basketball" after the Premier League champions dropped...

Manchester United Alexander Buttner And Shinji Kagawa Show The Middle Finger In Victory

Posted 09.17.2012 | UK Sport

Alexander Büttner was named man of the match after he scored a goal on his Manchester United debut, but the Dutchman's celebrations with Japanese att...

World Twenty20: When England Beat Australia To Win The Cup (VIDEO)

Posted 09.17.2012 | UK Sport

The ICC World Twenty20 commences on Tuesday as England strive for glory akin to their 2010 heroics when they defeated Australia in the final. A com...

Tottenham Manager Andre Villas-Boas Responds To Predecessor Harry Redknapp's Jibe (POLL)

Posted 09.17.2012 | UK Sport

André Vllas-Boas oversaw his first win as Tottenham Hotspur manager on Sunday but was his usual brusque self when confronted with Harry Redknapp's re...

Ferraris Worth Over £100m Assemble For Supercar Parade (PICTURES)

Posted 09.17.2012 | UK Sport

Silverstone may already have hosted the Formula One Grand Prix this year, but it held an even bigger event at the weekend when over £100m worth of Fe...

Prince William Loses Penalty Shootout Against 13-Year-Old

Posted 09.17.2012 | UK Sport

Prince William proved he was a true Englishman on Monday when he accepted the challenge of a penalty shoot-out against a 13-year-old goalkeeper and lo...

Ronaldo Unveils 2014 Brazil World Cup Mascot Is An Armadillo

Posted 09.17.2012 | UK Sport

Brazil football legend Ronaldo was on hand to announce that the 2014 World Cup mascot will be an armadillo, but the benign mammal's name is yet to be ...

Jose Mourinho Says He 'Didn't Have A Team' After Real Madrid Lose Again

Posted 09.17.2012 | UK Sport

José Mourinho has been criticised by former Real Madrid president Ramón Calderón for saying he "didn't have a team" following the Primera Liga cham...

Team GB Olympic Heroes Laura Trott, Nicola Adams and Jade Jones Front 'Make Mine Milk' Campaign

Posted 09.17.2012 | UK Sport

Team GB's London 2012 Olympic legacy has propelled medal heroes Laura Trott, Jade Jones and Nicola Adams to the front of the 'make mine Milk' campaign...

Hannover Appeal Against Szabolcs Huszti's Bizarre Red Card

Posted 09.17.2012 | UK Sport

Hannover have lodged an appeal against the red card shown to their midfielder Szabolcs Huszti at the end of Saturday's 3-2 win over Werder Bremen in t...

David Silva Signs Five-Year Contract With Manchester City (VIDEO)

Posted 09.17.2012 | UK Sport

David Silva has signed a new five-year contract with Manchester City. The Spanish playmaker, nicknamed 'Merlin' by his club teammates, has been an ...

Olympic Stadium Could Host 2015 Rugby World Cup Games

Posted 09.17.2012 | UK Sport

The London 2012 Olympic Stadium could host rugby matches when the World Cup is held in England in 2015. While the tenants of the Stratford location...

Everton Display Liverpool City Solidarity With Hillsborough Tribute (PICTURES)

Posted 09.18.2012 | UK Sport

Everton paid an emotional tribute to the 96 victims of the Hillsborough disaster prior to their Premier League fixture with Newcastle United at Goodis...

Alessandro Del Piero Trains With Sydney FC (PICTURES)

Posted 09.18.2012 | UK Sport

Alessandro del Piero's Australian adventure with Sydney began last week when he was finally unveiled by his new club, and now the Italian has had his ...

Everton's Victor Anichebe And Other Ghost Goals (PICTURES)

Posted 09.18.2012 | UK Sport

The goal-line technology 'debate' is no longer needed after even Sepp Blatter conceded it had to be introduced. But its new year introduction will hav...

Real Madrid And Manchester City's Champions League Squads: How Much Did They Cost?

Posted 09.18.2012 | UK Sport

Real Madrid entertain Manchester City in the Champions League on Tuesday night in what has been predictably billed as the moneymen match. Almost a ...

England Leave Out Kevin Pietersen From Squad For India Test Series

Posted 09.18.2012 | UK Sport

Kevin Pietersen has been left out of England's Test squad to tour India this winter, as the possibility of him returning to the international fold bec...

Brian Woolnough, Daily Star Football Journalist And Sunday Supplement Presenter, Dies

Posted 09.18.2012 | UK Sport

Brian Woolnough, the Daily Star's chief sports writer and presenter of Sky Sports' Sunday Supplement, has died aged 63. One of the most recognisabl...

Manchester United Midfielder Darren Fletcher In Full Training (PICTURES)

Posted 09.18.2012 | UK Sport

Darren Fletcher is back in full training with Manchester United and in contention for a squad berth in their Champions League opener against Galatasar...

Andy Wilkinson, Stoke City Defender, Charged With Violent Conduct For Alleged Elbow On Mario Balotelli

Posted 09.18.2012 | UK Sport

Andy Wilkinson has been charged with violent conduct by the Football Association for allegedly elbowing Mario Balotelli during Stoke City and Manchest...

Sir Alex Ferguson Pledges Support To Liverpool Ahead Of Hillsborough Tribute

Posted 09.18.2012 | UK Sport

Sir Alex Ferguson has reassured Liverpool that the club has his and Manchester United's full support ahead of a planned Hillsborough tribute when the ...

Real Madrid 3-2 Manchester City: Jose Mourinho's Memorable Celebrations (VIDEO)

Posted 09.19.2012 | UK Sport

Cristiano Ronaldo's stoppage-time winner for Real Madrid in their Champions League opener against Manchester City compelled manager José Mourinho to ...

FA Backs MPs Call To Combat Racism In Football

Posted 09.19.2012 | UK Sport

The Football Association has backed a call by MPs for more work to be done in combating racism in the game and has been urged to "take the lead" over ...