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Ched Evans Insists He Is Innocent Of Rape After Being Released From Prison

PA | Jack Sommers | 19 October 2014 | UK
Convicted rapist Ched Evans has said he is "ashamed" of his actions - but expressed no remorse for his crime, as he continues to protest his innocence. The 25-year-old footballer, who was released from prison on Friday having served half of a five-year sentence for raping a woman in a...

Ched Evans Row Deepens As Sister Brands Sheffield Utd Patron Charlie Webster A 'Hypocrite'

Huffington Post UK/PA | James Martin | 18 October 2014 | UK
TV presenter and Sheffield United patron Charlie Webster said she will quit her role with the club if they re-sign Ched Evans. The 25-year-old former Sheffield United player and Welsh international was released from jail this week after serving half of a five-year sentence for raping a 19-year-old woman in...

Columbus Blue Jackets Ice Hockey Fan 'Dancing Kevin' Just Redefined How To Celebrate At A Sports Game

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | 17 October 2014 | UK Comedy
The Columbus Blue Jackets are an ice hockey team hailing from Ohio. And they appear to have The Best Fan Ever. His name is Kevin Schroeder (aka 'Dancing Kevin') and he looks - and acts - not unlike Jack Black. He's now a regular at Blue Jackets games...

Dele Adebola Posts PornHub Link, Can't Delete Tweet

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | 16 October 2014 | UK Sport
By the time you've read this, Dele Adebola might have deleted the tweet he posted to a PornHub link. It's been a tough time for Adebola, who recently had to dismiss reports he had contracted Ebola (gettit?) and the former Birmingham and Nottingham Forest striker is now having problems deleting...

Juventus Guilty Of Sexism Over Journalist Unveiling

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | 16 October 2014 | UK Sport
Juventus are nicknamed the "Old Lady" but boy were they keen to brag about their new lady. Spanish model and actor Laura Barriales is the club's latest signing and will work as a "news presenter" at Juventus Stadium, although her official unveiling on Twitter was almost literal. Barriales posed suggestively...

Ebola Outbreak: Morocco Withdraw From Hosting African Cup of Nations

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | 16 October 2014 | UK Sport
Morocco have withdrawn from hosting the 2015 African Cup of Nations over the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, according to reports. The Moroccan government's request to postpone the tournament was rejected by AFCON last week. More to follow...

Radamel Falcao's Great-Grandfather Was An Accountant From Yorkshire

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | 16 October 2014 | UK Sport
It turns out Radamel Falcao's move to Manchester United was an ancestral homecoming for the Colombia striker, whose great-grandfather was born in North Yorkshire. Radamel Falcao Wants To Make Manchester United Deal Permanent (Video) The former Atlético Madrid goalscorer even applied for British citizenship when he...

Mats Hummels To Arsenal - Transfer Talk

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | 16 October 2014 | UK Sport
"We are a bit short defensively," Arsène Wenger said at his Thursday press conference, with a straight face. Arsenal's defence is almost as depleted - and dodgy - as Manchester United's, so their supporters should be heartened by a "£20 million war chest" promised for the January transfer...

Ched Evans: Sheffield United 'Hold Talks' Over Striker's Return

The Huffington Post UK & PA | Samuel Luckhurst | 16 October 2014 | UK Sport
Sheffield United have held talks over whether to decide if convicted rapist Ched Evans will be allowed to play for them again after he is released from prison this week. Richard Madeley Warns 'Prosecution Awaits' For Trolls Who Made Rape Threats To Daughter Chloe Judy Finnigan's...

Pep Guardiola Book: His 'Biggest F**k-Up' And The Best Quotes

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | 16 October 2014 | UK Sport
Spanish journalist Marti Perarnau was granted enviable access to Pep Guardiola during his first year in charge of Bayern Munich and the result is a fascinating study of one of modern football's greatest coaches. Pep Guardiola Dreams Of Managing Manchester United LOOK AT ME: Pep Channels...

Pep Guardiola Dreams Of Managing Manchester United

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | 16 October 2014 | UK Sport
Pep Guardiola has revealed he envisages managing Manchester United in the near future in a new book documenting his first year managing Bayern Munich. LOOK AT ME: Pep Channels The Joker As He Gets Angry With Journalist (VIDEO) Pep Guardiola Hints Sir...

Serbia V Albania: Prime Minister's Brother Denies Piloting Drone

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | 15 October 2014 | UK Sport
The Albanian prime minister's brother has dismissed accusations he piloted the drone which caused the country's European Championship qualifier with Serbia to be abandoned as "absurd". Serbia And Albania Match Abandoned Over Drone Invasion (Video) Belgrade media and officials accused Olsi Rama of controlling the drone...

Jules Bianchi: Marussia 'Angered' By Speed Rumours

The Huffington Post UK & PA | Samuel Luckhurst | 15 October 2014 | UK Sport
Marussia have expressed shock and anger at claims made against the team and Jules Bianchi relating to the circumstances of his crash in the Japanese Grand Prix that has left him fighting for his life. On Tuesday, Marussia noticed a number of media reports that suggested Bianchi did not slow...

If Major League Ultimate Had British Commentary, It Might Go Like This

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | 15 October 2014 | UK Comedy
Want to watch some "chaps tossing a white plate around like reckless waiters in a Greek restaurant"? You've come to the right place! Yes, the marvellously bad British commentator Anthony Richardson is back. This time, he's commentating on Major League Ultimate (that's 'semi-professional frisbee-throwing' to us...

Sol Campbell, Mansion Tax Hater, Puts House Up For Sale At £25m

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | 15 October 2014 | UK Sport
It all makes sense now. Sol Campbell, vocal in his hatred of the mansion tax last month, has put his mansion up for sale at £25 million. Sol Campbell Slaughtered On Twitter Over Mansion Tax Tweet Campbell and his...

France U-21 Defender Gets Comeuppance V Sweden (Video)

Samuel Luckhurst | 15 October 2014 | UK Sport
Arrogant and French, Layvin Kurzawa could not resist goading Sweden striker John Guidetti after his 87th minute goal put France ahead in their Under-21 European Championship qualifier on goal difference. What happened next was so, so sweet for schadenfreude enthusiasts. "Enjoy it on the telly," Kurzawa might have said with...

Germany 1-1 Ireland: John O'Shea's Big-Game Goals (Video)

Samuel Luckhurst | 15 October 2014 | UK Sport
Search "John O'Shea shot" on YouTube and the top results will bring up what is one of the most wayward attempts at goal recorded on film. O'Shea's effort doesn't end up nearer the corner flag, it ends up nearer the halfway line. Despite that mishap, O'Shea has a knack for...

Borussia Dortmund: 1,000 English Fans Flock To Each Home Game

Samuel Luckhurst | 15 October 2014 | UK Sport
The sanitisation of British football has become so unappealing it is estimated 1,000 English fans travel to watch every Borussia Dortmund home match. Lauded as one of the last truly romantic clubs on the continent, Dortmund boast the highest average home gate in world football (80,291) and the Westfalenstadion's captivating...

Petr Čech To Real Madrid - Transfer Talk

Samuel Luckhurst | 15 October 2014 | UK Sport
Iker Casillas was back on the bench for Spain on Sunday night and Petr Čech could find himself in the same spot when Chelsea travel to Crystal Palace this weekend. Mesut Özil To Bayern Munich - Transfer Talk Sami Khedira To Liverpool - Transfer...

Serbia And Albania Match Abandoned Over Drone Invasion (Video)

Samuel Luckhurst | 15 October 2014 | UK Sport
Serbia and Albania are both facing the possibility of being sanctioned by Uefa after their Euro 2016 qualifier was abandoned on Tuesday night in bizarre circumstances. Their encounter was initially halted just before half-time by a drone trailing a pro-Albania banner hovering over the the Partizan Stadium pitch. However, the...
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