Sunderland turn to Grayson, as Short pledges to stay
Simon Grayson is poised to take over at Sunderland after the Preston North End boss asked to hold talks with the Black Cats.
West Ham desperate to sign strikers to supplement injury-prone Carroll - Gold
After no West Ham player scored 10 Premier League goals last season, David Gold confirmed the club is seeking to sign new strikers.
Quiz! How many of the 64 England players to appear in a World Cup match since 1998 can you name?
Every England footballer to feature in a World Cup match in the last two decades. Can you name all 64?
Transfer news LIVE: Aubameyang, Verratti, Ojo and more
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Death to John the Pragmatist!
So, we’re out of the Confederations Cup. Two draws and a one goal loss against Germany, Chile and Cameroon rated three, four and 32 respectively against our plucky 48.
Ange and the art of the possible
They say that trying the same experiment multiple times and expecting different results is a form of madness. What then does this suggest about our national coach and his patently ineffective three at the back system?
Why loyalty has no part in modern football
The treatment of Wayne Rooney, John Terry and Claudio Ranieri created three modern football martyrs, bona fide personifications of loyalty’s dying influence in the English game. But why is there no room for the devoted anymore? And should a new wave of faithless players be lauded, or despised?
Pic special: Newcastle Jets begin pre-season
New Jets coach Ernie Merrick brought together his Newcastle squad for their first training session in pre-season at Newcastle University on Monday. Pics supplied by the club.
Messi surprise for CanTeen ambassadors
Barcelona forward Lionel Messi left young ambassadors of cancer support organisation CanTeen stunned at Melbourne City's training facility yesterday.
Berries celebrate the Magic of the Club
Bankstown Berries led the way as APIA Leichhardt Tigers, Blacktown City FC, Hills Brumbies, Hakoah Sydney City East and Sydney United 58 have marched into the FFA Cup Round of 32.