Jamie Carragher urges Liverpool not to rush star defender Virgil van Dijk back into action

Former Liverpool defender Jamie Carragher believes expectations have to be managed when it comes to Virgil van Dijk’s return to Jurgen Klopp‘s side. The Netherlands captain made his comeback from nine months out after anterior cruciate ligament surgery on his right knee with a 20-minute appearance in the 4-3 friendly defeat to Hertha Berlin on … Read more

The Ever Given FINALLY arrives in Rotterdam to unload its cargo after megaship blocked Suez Canal

The giant container ship that blocked the Suez Canal for nearly a week and stopped £42billion worth of world trade four months ago has finally arrived in the port of Rotterdam in the Netherlands to begin unloading its cargo.      As dawn broke over the sprawling port, the Ever Given eased into the Amazonehaven container terminal … Read more

Tokyo Olympics: Australian cycling champ Rohan Dennis wins bronze in road time trial

Australian cycling champ Rohan Dennis wins bronze in Olympic road race – after Rio disaster saw him come in fifth  By Australian Associated Press Published: 04:45 EDT, 28 July 2021 | Updated: 04:45 EDT, 28 July 2021 Australian cycling star Rohan Dennis has won bronze in his signature event, the road time trial at the … Read more

Australia makes history by winning GOLD in the women’s four rowing at the Tokyo Olympic Games

Australia makes history by winning GOLD in the women’s four rowing at the Tokyo Games – 30 years after the Olympic event was axed for women Australia’s women have won gold in the coxless four at Tokyo Olympic Games Rosemary Popa, Lucy Stephan, Annabelle McIntyre and Jessica Morrison in crew First gold Australia has won … Read more

Ex-Man United boss Louis van Gaal ‘in line to manage Holland for a THIRD time’

Ex-Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal is ‘in line to manage Holland for a THIRD time after reaching an agreement with the Dutch FA’… in his first role in FIVE YEARS since being sacked by the Red Devils! Louis van Gaal is set to return to management and take charge of Holland again  The 69-year-old … Read more

Ravel Morrison is ‘very misunderstood’, insists Wayne Rooney… as Derby boss defends ex-team-mate

Ravel Morrison is ‘very misunderstood’, insists Wayne Rooney… as Derby boss leaps to the defence of his former Manchester United team-mate and claims he has immediately improved standards after arriving on trial Sir Alex Ferguson called him the best player he had ever seen at the age of 14 But Morrison, 28, has been widely … Read more

Brighton sign 6ft 8in goalkeeper Kjell Scherpen from Ajax

Brighton sign Ajax and Holland Under-21 goalkeeper Kjell Scherpen… who at 6ft 8in tall will become the joint-tallest Premier League player of all-time if he plays this season Brighton have completed the signing of Ajax goalkeeper Kjell Scherpen  The 21-year-old will provide competition to Seagulls first-choice Robert Sanchez  Scherpen is 6ft 8in tall and could … Read more

Giant butterfly thought to be extinct in Britain since 1960s has been found

Giant butterfly thought to be extinct in Britain since 1960s has been found breeding in the country again The Large Tortoiseshell, pictured, disappeared from woodlands in the 1960s Two groups of larvae have been discovered by conservationists on elm trees  Hoped they will produce two dozen butterflies – the UK’s first colony in 50 years  … Read more

Former Chelsea, Real Madrid and Bayern Munich star Arjen Robben retires for second time

Arjen Robben retires for the second time aged 37 after battling injuries at Dutch club Groningen as ex-Chelsea, Real Madrid, Bayern Munich and Holland star definitively hangs up his boots after stellar career Arjen Robben has retired from playing football for the second time at age of 37 He originally called it a day in … Read more