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Soccer – Arteta eyes very tough task

Head coach Mikel Arteta accepts Arsenal face a huge task in trying to rescue something from their season, having crashed out of the Europa League.

The Gunners lost 2-1 at home to Olympiacos in the second leg of their last-32 tie, with the Greek outfi…


Soccer – TAA talks up defensive prowess

Liverpool ace Trent Alexander-Arnold is convinced a solid defence remains the key foundation in the success of his side so far this season.

The Reds, 7/1 with bet365 to retain their Champions League crown, remain undefeated in the Premier League and …


Darts – Improvements please Anderson

Two-time champion Gary Anderson is content that his play is improving week by week, having secured a second Premier League victory of the season.

The 2011 and 2015 winner edged out Rob Cross 7-5 in Dublin on Thursday evening to move to within one poi…


Soccer – Faultless Gers impress Gerrard

Rangers were “outstanding” according to Steven Gerrard, as they booked their place in the last-16 of the Europa League.

The Gers proved too good for Portuguese side Braga on Wednesday, Ryan Kent’s second-half goal handing them a 1-0 win on the night …


Soccer – Rodgers defends Vardy drought

Brendan Rodgers has defended Jamie Vardy following his recent goal drought, insisting the striker remains a crucial part of his Leicester side.

The 33-year-old began the season in stunning fashion, netting 17 goals in 18 Premier League matches but ha…


Soccer – KDB praises Pep plan

Match-winner Kevin De Bruyne hailed Pep Guardiola’s tactical acumen after Manchester City beat Real Madrid 2-1 on Wednesday.

City went into the first leg of their Champions League last-16 tie with an eye on Sunday’s EFL Cup final and Pep Guardiola sp…


Horse Racing – Brassil has faith in City Island

Trainer Martin Brassil is confident City Island will be able to cope with the increased trip at the Stayers’ Hurdle at Cheltenham on 12th March.

City Island won the Ballymore Novices’ Hurdle at the Festival last March and is now set for a first run o…


Rugby League – Chester to drop below-par stars

Wakefield Trinity coach Chris Chester has promised to ring the changes for Sunday’s Super League clash at Salford Red Devils.

Chester was extremely disappointed with his team’s display at Castleford last Friday.
Trinity led at half-time against the …


Rugby Union – Itoje’s impact delights Jones

England head coach Eddie Jones is thrilled with the way Maro Itoje has developed in this year’s Six Nations.

The lock produced an outstanding display on Sunday as England kept their title hopes alive by defeating Ireland 24-12 at Twickenham.


Soccer – Klopp amazed by Reds run

Liverpool head coach Jurgen Klopp hailed an ‘incredible’ achievement by his side after they equalled the record of 18 consecutive Premier League victories.

A hard-fought 3-2 win over West Ham at Anfield drew the Reds level with the mark set by Manche…


Soccer – Lampard welcomes underdog tag

Head coach Frank Lampard accepts his Chelsea side will be seen by many as underdogs to win their Champions League last-16 tie against Bayern Munich.

The Blues play host to the German champions at Stamford Bridge on Tuesday evening, with Lampard full …


Cricket- Buttler aims to up his level

Jos Buttler is desperate to deliver for England when they take on Sri Lanka in two upcoming Test matches, having struggled with the bat so far this winter.

The 29-year-old wicketkeeper-batsman has passed 50 just once across nine Test innings in New Z…


Soccer – Arteta desperate to retain Auba

Head coach Mikel Arteta has increased optimism that striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang can be persuaded to stay with Arsenal beyond the summer.

Arteta was speaking after seeing Aubameyang score twice in a 3-2 Premier League home win over Everton on Su…


Rugby Union – Jones expects more against Wales

England head coach Eddie Jones expects his side to improve further, having dominated from the off in their 24-12 Six Nations victory over Ireland.

Next up for the Red Rose is a Twickenham showdown with Wales and Jones is confident that there is still…


Soccer – Ancelotti welcomes Gomes return

Carlo Ancelotti was delighted to be able to welcome key midfielder Andre Gomes back to the Everton fold during the 3-2 defeat at Arsenal on Sunday afternoon.

The 26-year-old Portugal international was making his first appearance since early November,…


Soccer – Arteta expected bigger Arsenal advantage

Arsenal coach Mikel Arteta says he was pleased with his side’s performance in their 1-0 Europa League last-32 first-leg win at Olympiacos but hopes their wastefulness in front of goal won’t come back to haunt them.

The Gunners are 7/1 with bet365 to …


Rugby Union – England recall Youngs and Tuilagi

Ben Youngs and Manu Tuilagi have both been recalled by head coach Eddie Jones as he makes four changes to his England side for Sunday’s Six Nations clash with Ireland, who are 5/2 with bet365 to win at Twickenham.

Youngs was dropped to make way for W…


Golf – McIlroy pleased with fast Mexico start

Rory McIlroy is 11/8 with bet365 to win the WGC-Mexico Championship after opening up a two-shot lead following an impressive first round at Chapultepec.

While the vast majority struggled to cope with the altitude and windy conditions – just 18 of the…


Cricket – Malan refusing to give up on Test dreams

Dawid Malan hopes his age will not count against him as he aims to work his way back into the England Test team.

The left-hander has made 15 appearances in the longest form of the sport but inconsistency has left him focussing on other styles in rece…


Soccer – Mourinho bemoans injury issues

Tottenham’s injury worries have provoked Jose Mourinho into admitting that he is already looking forward to the summer.

Spurs went down 1-0 to RB Leipzig in the first leg of their last 16 Champions League tie on Wednesday, Timo Werner’s second-half p…