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Arsène Wenger Says Arsenal Don't Need A Striker (Video)

The Huffington Post UK & PA | Samuel Luckhurst | 29 August 2014 | UK Sport
Arsène Wenger insists Arsenal can still challenge for the Premier League title even if they fail to sign cover for the injured Olivier Giroud. Giroud has been ruled out until the new year with a broken tibia, robbing the Gunners of their first-choice marksman...

Nico Rosberg Disciplined By Mercedes For Lewis Hamilton Collision

The Huffington Post UK & PA | Samuel Luckhurst | 29 August 2014 | UK Sport
Mercedes have taken "suitable disciplinary measures" against Nico Rosberg after the German admitted his responsibility for the controversial collision between himself and Lewis Hamilton in Sunday's Belgian Grand Prix. Hamilton's race at Spa was wrecked in the second lap when he suffered a puncture to his left rear...

Andy Murray 'Would Represent' An Independent Scotland

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | 29 August 2014 | UK Sport
Andy Murray has admitted he would represent an Independent Scotland but believes his compatriots will vote "no" on 18 September. SEE MORE HERE: US Open: Andy Murray Thrashes Matthias Bachinger At Flushing Meadows Murray has kept his thoughts about the referendum to himself but revealed he...

Clarke Carlisle's Airs Bizarre 'White Rhinos' Commentary During Tottenham Game (Vine)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | 29 August 2014 | UK Sport
If ITV didn't have Andy Townsend then viewers' ire would be vented solely at pseudo-intellectual Clarke Carlisle, whose emergence as one of the most calamitous commentators was re-emphasised during Tottenham's Europa League win over AEL Limassol on Thursday night. "There are white rhinos around the world who would love to...

Manchester United Congratulate Cristiano Ronaldo On European Award

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | 29 August 2014 | UK Sport
Cristiano Ronaldo claimed another individual award on Thursday as he was awarded Uefa's Best Player for 2013-14 after scoring a record 17 goals in the Champions League, and someone was particularly keen to congratulate him. Manchester United are still pining for Ronaldo, as their...

Xabi Alonso Completes Bayern Munich Transfer

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | 29 August 2014 | UK Sport
Xabi Alonso has completed his £5.2 million transfer to Bayern Munich after five years at Real Madrid. The 32-year-old won La Liga, two Copa del Reys, the Champions League and the Super Cup at the Santiago Bernabéu after a five-year spell at Liverpool.

Steve Bruce At Weddings Is The Latest Twitter Phenomenon

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | 29 August 2014 | UK Sport
Funny football Twitter accounts - genuinely funny accounts - are difficult to discover but SteveBruceatWeddings is worth a follow. It's an ingenious idea: take a hilariously photogenic, borderline cult, manager, place him at a celebratory event via careful photoshopping and people will follow. Like Kim Jong-un...

Esteban Cambiasso Completes Leicester City Transfer

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | 29 August 2014 | UK Sport
Esteban Cambiasso has completed a free transfer to Premier League newcomers Leicester City after 10 years with Internazionale. Cambiasso, 34, has signed a one-year deal with the Foxes and becomes their sixth summer signing. He could make his Leicester debut in Sunday's home match against Arsenal. The Argentinean...

US Open: Andy Murray Thrashes Matthias Bachinger At Flushing Meadows

The Huffington Post UK & PA | Samuel Luckhurst | 29 August 2014 | UK Sport
Andy Murray's US Open campaign was blown back on course on a windy New York night. After his struggles with cramp against Robin Haase on Monday, which almost proved terminal to his hopes for the tournament, what was required against German qualifier Matthias Bachinger was a straightforward outing....

Sokratis Papastathopoulos To Arsenal - Transfer Talk

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | 29 August 2014 | UK Sport
Arsenal need a defender and a striker if they are to launch a credible assault on the title and while Arsène Wenger remains hesitant over "killing" Yaya Sanogo, a la Denilson, he is reportedly keen on a centre-back. Kostas Manolas is one name who has become...

Champions League Group Stage: Liverpool Draw Real Madrid

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | 28 August 2014 | UK Sport
Liverpool will face Champions League holders Real Madrid, while Arsenal, Chelsea and Manchester City face familiar foes in the group stage. Brendan Rodgers' side were drawn with Basel and Bulgarian newcomers Ludogorets in a generous group after a five-year Champions...

Ángel Di María To Wear No.7 At Manchester United

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | 28 August 2014 | UK Sport
Ángel di María will wear the mystical No.7 shirt at Manchester United. SEE MORE HERE: Ángel Di María Transfer Could Leave One Manchester United Star's Ego Shattered The club's record signing will follow in the footsteps of legends such as George Best, Bryan Robson, Eric Cantona,...

England Squad: Roy Hodgson Dubs Jack Colback 'The Ginger Pirlo', The Internet Reacts

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | 28 August 2014 | UK Sport
Roy Hodgson was in desperate need of a post-World Cup lift but he hasn't got it after he announced the England squad for next week's friendly with Norway and the European Championship qualifier in Switzerland. SEE MORE HERE: Wayne Rooney New England Captain: Three...

Cliftonville Goalkeeper Convicted For Knocking Out Rival Player After Having Beard Tugged

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | 28 August 2014 | UK Sport
A former Manchester United goalkeeper has been convicted of assaulting a rival player after having his beard repeatedly pulled. Cliftonville stopper Conor Devlin knocked out Glentoran's Jim O'Hanlon with a single punch, Belfast Magistrates' Court heard. O'Hanlon was told to stop tugging Devlin's beard in a nightclub in Belfast's Odyssey...

Wayne Rooney New England Captain: Three Lions' 22 Post-War Skippers

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | 28 August 2014 | UK Sport
Wayne Rooney will become the 22nd full-time England captain when he leads the side out at Wembley against Norway next Wednesday. SEE MORE HERE: Roy Hodgson Names Four Newcomers In England Squad Already the Three Lions captaincy has changed six times this century after...

Roy Hodgson Names Four Newcomers In England Squad

Samuel Luckhurst | 28 August 2014 | UK Sport
Roy Hodgson has named four uncapped players in his first post-World Cup England squad for next Wednesday's friendly with Norway and the European Championship qualifier in Switzerland. SEE MORE HERE: Wayne Rooney New England Captain: Three Lions' 22 Post-War Skippers Arsenal defender...

Wilfried Zaha Ends Manchester United Nightmare To Re-Join Crystal Palace On Loan

Samuel Luckhurst | 28 August 2014 | UK Sport
Wilfried Zaha has ended his Manchester United nightmare and returned to Crystal Palace on a season-long loan with the option of making the move permanent. Zaha, 21, will be remembered as Sir Alex Ferguson's final - and forgettable - signing, having agreed to join United in a £15...

Xabi Alonso Close To Bayern Munich Transfer From Real Madrid

Samuel Luckhurst | 28 August 2014 | UK Sport
Real Madrid's dismantling of their Champions League-winning squad will continue with the departure of Xabi Alonso to German champions Bayern Munich. The Bundesliga club's financial director Jan-Christian Dreesen said an agreement had been struck "in principle", with Alonso due in Munich later on Thursday for a...

Kim Jong-Un, North Korea Dictator, Is A Manchester United Fan

Samuel Luckhurst | 28 August 2014 | UK Sport
He's always been a red but now we have confirmation. Kim Jong-un, communist dictator of North Korea, is a Manchester United fan. SEE MORE HERE: Manchester United Transfer News: Arturo Vidal And Daley Blind 'Bids Launched' This has been suspected for quite a while, and not...

Ludogorets Defender Replaces Goalkeeper In Penalty Shootout Win (Video)

Samuel Luckhurst | 28 August 2014 | UK Sport
Outfield players forced to go in goal have rarely been as heroic as Cosmin Moţi. The Ludogorets defender was forced to keep goal for a penalty shootout in the Bulgarian side's Champions League group stage qualifier with Steaua Bucharest and made two saves. After...
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