Football rumours from the UK media
The latest gossip and rumours from the newspapers and online:
The latest gossip and rumours from the newspapers and online:
An international team has said the Syrian government carried out a third chemical attack in the war-torn nation, according to a report.
Hillary Clinton's campaign is increasingly preparing for the possibility that Republican rival Donald Trump may never concede the US presidential election should she win.
Olympic sprinter Tyson Gay has said he is exploring ways to mentor local youths after the shooting death of his 15-year-old daughter.
The United Nations has celebrated Wonder Woman's 75th birthday by naming the comic book character as its new honorary ambassador for the empowerment of woman and girls.
A Russian man has been charged with hacking and stealing information from computers at LinkedIn and other San Francisco Bay Area companies.
Three men accused of plotting to bomb Somali immigrants living in western Kansas were preparing to defend themselves in the event of "massive social upheaval" as they accumulated firearms and ammunition, a lawyer has said.
Swansea boss Bob Bradley will ditch the man in black look after Gary Lineker took him to task over his dress sense.
Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino maintains a warm relationship with Artur Boruc but admits the Bournemouth goalkeeper was a tricky player to manage at Southampton.
Vincent Kompany did not want to risk another injury against Barcelona, Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has revealed.
Arsene Wenger admits the mood of his 67th birthday on Saturday will be dictated purely by the outcome of Arsenal's Premier League clash with Middlesbrough.
Slaven Bilic has warned West Ham to beware a 'better than ever' Jermain Defoe.
At least 53 people have died after a train in Cameroon overloaded with passengers derailed along the route that links the country's two major cities.
England's Andy Sullivan shot a magnificent 10-under-par 61 in his second round to earn a share of the lead at the Portugal Masters.
The United Nations has celebrated Wonder Woman's 75th birthday by naming the comic book character as its new Honorary Ambassador for the Empowerment of Woman and Girls.
Derby's on-loan Manchester United striker James Wilson is set for a lengthy spell on the sidelines after sustaining cruciate ligament damage.
US Secretary of State John Kerry has described North Korea's government as "an illegal and illegitimate regime".
Europe's experimental Mars probe hit the right spot - but at the wrong speed - probably exploding in a fiery ball of rocket fuel when it struck the surface at high speed, scientists have announced.
As Jose Mourinho takes Manchester United to his former stamping ground of Stamford Bridge to face Chelsea this weekend, Press Association Sport looks at what the statistics tell us.
Henry Pyrgos revealed Glasgow Warriors have tried their best to prepare as normal for the trip to face Munster with the rugby world still in shock following the death of Anthony Foley.
Hillary Clinton appears to be displaying strength in the crucial battleground states of North Carolina and Florida among voters casting ballots before Election Day, and may also be building an early vote advantage in Arizona and Colorado.
Jose Mourinho's return to Stamford Bridge on Sunday for Chelsea's clash with Manchester United headlines the Premier League weekend.
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola spoke for 32 minutes at his latest press conference.
Canada has walked out of talks meant to save a trade deal with the European Union, unable to break a deadlock with a small Belgian region that was blocking next week's official signature.
Pep Guardiola claims he would rather quit Manchester City than change his methods and insists Sergio Aguero has a big future under him.
At least four people have died off the coast of Libya and more are missing after a rubber boat full of dozens of migrants was attacked by a group aboard a speedboat apparently belonging to the Libyan coastguard, a German aid group said.
Pakistan's Supreme Court has paved the way for the execution of a mentally ill prisoner by ruling that schizophrenia is not a mental disorder, according to an international rights group and a local defence lawyer.
Everton manager Ronald Koeman has praised Maarten Stekelenburg for responding to his critics in the best possible manner.
Martin O'Neill will send his Republic of Ireland side into friendly battle with Euro 2016 quarter-finalists Iceland in March.
Rassie Erasmus has set the tone for an emotional day at Thomond Park as Munster prepare to tackle European Champions Cup opponents Glasgow.
Crystal Palace manager Alan Pardew believes Christian Benteke remains the right player to take penalties ahead of their Premier League game with Leicester on Saturday.
A Soyuz space capsule has delivered astronauts from Russia and the US to the International Space Station after a two-day voyage.
Antonio Conte believes Chelsea's deterioration under Jose Mourinho still lingers in his players' minds ahead of the self-proclaimed Special One's return with Manchester United.
West Brom boss Tony Pulis has insisted that Saido Berahino needed to be taken out of the side and placed on a personal fitness plan.
Anthony Foley has been remembered at his funeral for the warm, indelible marks he left on life.
Chelsea host Manchester United on Sunday, when former Blues boss Jose Mourinho returns to Stamford Bridge.
Irish rugby star Anthony Foley has been remembered at his funeral for the warm, indelible marks he left on life.
Bartosz Kapustka has been told he must continue to work hard and bide his time as he awaits his chance to impress at Leicester.
Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe reckons Tottenham's high-pressing tactics under Mauricio Pochettino means they are genuine title contenders again this season, but hopes to beat them at their own game o n Saturday.
Former Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho returns to Stamford Bridge on Sunday for the first time since taking over at Premier League rivals Manchester United.
Hull captain Michael Dawson will be involved for the first time this season against Stoke on Saturday and his timely return to Premier League action cannot come soon enough for boss Mike Phelan.
Jose Mourinho's return to Stamford Bridge on Sunday is expected to have secondary status as Chelsea pay tribute to one of their own.
Jose Mourinho does not care what kind of reception he receives from Chelsea fans on Sunday.
Typhoon Haima has barrelled into southern China after hammering the northern Philippines, where it triggered flooding, landslides and power outages and killed at least 13 people.
David Moyes has insisted he is big enough to handle the pressure of implementing a long-term plan at Sunderland in the face of yet another battle for Premier League survival.
Liverpool's new first-choice goalkeeper Loris Karius has been backed to adapt to life in the Premier League by Reds boss Jurgen Klopp.
German policymakers have approved a bill that allows the country's foreign intelligence agency to spy on European Union institutions and fellow EU member states.
Walter Mazzarri has warned Watford not to underestimate a Swansea side he believes to be languishing in a false Premier League position.
Arsene Wenger has compared Arsenal's pursuit of silverware to living in a jungle where "everybody wants to eat you".
Leicester defender Christian Fuchs has signed a new contract with the club that runs to the summer of 2019, the Premier League champions have announced.
Jose Mourinho's return to Chelsea as Manchester United manager is not the only story in the Premier League this weekend.
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