UK football news: Sterling, who is reportedly set for a bumper new deal at Anfield following talk of interest from Real Madrid, has established himself as an integral figure for both club and country. The 19-year-old has already played eight times, including all three World Cup games, for England in 2014 after making 38 appearances […]


UK football news: The Clarets had drawn their previous three games 0-0 but their defence was put under pressure by the Hawthorns hosts from the first whistle and was breached by Craig Dawson on the half-hour mark before Berahino netted twice either side of the interval. The England Under-21 forward now has five goals for […]


UK football news: It was Albion’s third win in eight days, but the England Under-21 international insisted the Baggies will not be getting carried away ahead of some testing-looking matches. Berahino scored twice as West Brom followed up their wins over Tottenham and Hull with a thorough thrashing of the Clarets. Those three victories came […]


UK football news: The Baggies came into the game on the back of a 1-0 win at Tottenham and a 3-2 Capital One Cup success over Hull in midweek, and they continued their upturn in form by brushing Burnley aside. Craig Dawson headed in a Chris Brunt corner to open the scoring on the half-hour […]


UK football news: The Clarets had kept three clean sheets in a row and had only conceded five goals in all competitions this season when they arrived at The Hawthorns. However, Craig Dawson’s header from a Chris Burnt corner on the half-hour mark put them behind and Saido Berahino benefitted from more poor set-piece marking […]


UK football news: A product of the Spurs academy, the midfielder made his debut for the club as a late substitute in the UEFA Cup when they won 1-0 at NEC Nijmegen in November 2008. Remarkably, it took nigh on six years – and loan spells at five different clubs – before finally making his […]


UK football news: Hazard was Chelsea’s startling performer last season and is likely to sign a new contract at Stamford Bridge, staving off reported interest from Paris Saint-Germain and Real Madrid. The 23-year-old Belgium playmaker has spoken of his desire to claim the Ballon d’Or and wanted the number 10 shirt at Chelsea, worn by […]


UK football news: The skipper was dismissed just before the hour mark in the Premier League clash at Old Trafford for a reckless lunge on Stewart Downing and referee Lee Mason showed him the red card. The 28-year-old said: “I knew at the time that I misjudged it. “It is a red card and I […]


UK football news: Gerrard’s perceived waning influence has been highlighted as a factor in Liverpool’s shaky start to the campaign. But Brendan Rodgers’ side were much more dynamic in Saturday’s Merseyside derby and Gerrard’s free-kick in the 65th minute appeared to have sealed victory until Phil Jagielka struck a stunning late equaliser to earn a […]


UK football news: Mangala lived up to his £32million price tag against Chelsea last weekend but at the KC Stadium in the Premier League on Saturday, he headed into his own net and then conceded a clumsy penalty to cost his side an early two-goal lead. The France centre-back’s blushes were spared as Edin Dzeko’s […]