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Soccer – Martinez positive for Fellaini

Roberto Martinez expects Belgium midfielder Marouane Fellaini to be fit for Manchester United’s massive Premier League clash with Chelsea on Saturday.

Fellaini was absent as Belgium drew 1-1 in a friendly international with neighbours the Netherlands…


Soccer – Wenger makes Ozil plea

Former Arsenal supremo Arsene Wenger believes that current Gunners ace Mesut Ozil and the Germany national team would benefit from the midfielder returning to the fold.

Wenger was sad to see his 30-year-old former charge call time with Die Mannschaft…


Horse Racing – All set fair for Buveur D’air

Trainer Nicky Henderson is more than happy with the conditioning of Buveur D’air, who is being prepared to return to action in the Fighting Fifth Hurdle at Newcastle.

The JP McManus-owned seven-year-old has won the last two renewals of Cheltenham’s C…


Soccer – Southgate delighted with Seville win

Head coach Gareth Southgate heaped praise on his England side for their bravery in a 3-2 Nations League victory over Spain in Seville.

The Three Lions, who are 10/1 with bet365 to win the Nations League, stunned the home crowd by roaring into a three…


Soccer – Low takes bold approach

Head coach Joachim Low has challenged his struggling Germany side to play with confidence when they face World Cup 2018 winners France in the Nations League.

Die Mannschaft held Les Bleus to a goalless draw in their opening Nations League game, but s…


Horse Racing – Murphy expects Kalashnikov to fire

Trainer Amy Murphy is excited about seeing what Kalashnikov can do over fences, with the Racing Post Arkle at Cheltenham the primary target.

Having impressively won the Betfair Hurdle at Newbury in February, he went to Cheltenham in March and ran a b…


Soccer – Southgate offers Sterling support

Gareth Southgate is determined to help Raheem Sterling finally end his lengthy goal drought for the England national team.

The Manchester City forward has gone 27 England games without a goal since finding the net in a 2-0 European Championship quali…


Golf – Pepperell welcomes Augusta reward

Eddie Pepperell is relishing the opportunity to play in his first Masters at Augusta next year, having claimed victory in the British Masters at Walton Heath.

The 27-year-old Englishman edged home by two shots in Surrey to claim only his second Europ…


Tennis – Wounded Halep battles on

Simona Halep is determined to overcome her latest back problem and try to defend her hard-won number one world ranking.

The 27-year-old Romanian, who will finish top of the rankings for a second year in a row, is hoping to be able to return to action…


Soccer – Giggs fires Wales warning

Wales head coach Ryan Giggs has told his players that they have to shape up if they are to compete with top-class teams, having seen his charges thrashed 4-1 by Spain.

Giggs has now got to try and raise morale in the Welsh camp for the Nations league…


Soccer – Trophies a must for Klopp

Jurgen Klopp accepts that he needs to deliver silverware to be considered a true success during his time in charge of Liverpool, who are 9/4 with bet365 to win the Premier League title this season

The German has led the Reds to the final of the Leagu…


Soccer – Vertonghen return is delayed

Tottenham Hotspur face being without central defender Jan Vertonghen for much of the remainder of 2018 due to a hamstring injury.

The 31-year-old Belgium international has not featured for Spurs since the 2-0 Premier League victory at Huddersfield to…


Soccer – Enrique seeks Spain intensity

Spain head coach Luis Enrique has warned his players not to take things easy when they face Wales in a friendly international in Cardiff.

La Roja have seen off both England and Croatia in their opening two Nations League games, making a perfect start…


Rugby League – Hill out to end hoodoo

Warrington prop Chris Hill accepts that the Wolves have failed to take their chances in previous Super League Grand Final appearances.

The Wolves, 13/8 with bet365 to win the Grand Final, have yet to win at Old Trafford, but have beaten finalists on …


Horse Racing – Henderson hails Altior form

Trainer Nicky Henderson is excited to see Altior in fine fettle ahead of a planned return to action in the Tingle Creek Chase at Sandown near the end of the year.

Altior was scheduled to return in the Sandown showpiece last season, but a minor concer…


Formula 1 – Hulkenberg plays down Renault hopes

Renault are going in the right direction but remain a few years away from challenging for the Formula 1 titles, according to Nico Hulkenberg.

The German driver looks set to follow up a 10th-place finish in his debut season with the French constructor…


Tennis – Edmund sees off Seppi in Shanghai

Kyle Edmund has marched into the last-16 of the Shanghai Masters courtesy of a comfortable straight sets win against Andreas Seppi.

The 23-year-old British number one is enjoying a good run of form in the latter part of the 2018 season having jumped …


Soccer – Mourinho wins Rooney backing

Manchester United’s players have been urged by former star Wayne Rooney to “stand up” in a show of support for under-fire boss Jose Mourinho.

The Red Devils have embarked on their worst start to a league campaign for 29 years and there had been specu…


Soccer – Calm approach suits Lacazette

Alexandre Lacazette says he and his Arsenal team-mates need to continue to work hard to ensure that the Gunners make further progress this season.

The Londoners lost their opening two games of the new Premier League season – to Manchester City and Ch…


Soccer – Benitez: No need for panic

Rafa Benitez has refused to panic after seeing his Newcastle United outfit make a dismal start to the new Premier League season.

The Magpies have garnered a mere two points from eight league games played so far this season and are still searching for…