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Theo Walcott targets trophies after swapping Arsenal for Everton

Theo Walcott says he quit Arsenal to join Everton because he wants to win trophies.

Kieron Achara will lead his country in Australia

Kieron Achara determined to lead Scotland at Commonwealth Games

New Scotland captain Kieron Achara will be doing everything he can to make sure he leads his country out at the Commonwealth Games.

Darren Ferguson

FA charges Darren Ferguson for his ‘shoot them’ comment about referees

Doncaster Rovers manager Darren Ferguson has been charged for saying it would be a “good idea” to shoot referees after his side’s 1-1 draw against Plymouth on Saturday, the Football Association has announced.

Cenk Tosun has scored 41 goals in 96 Turkish Super Lig games since the start of the 2014-15 season (John Walton/PA)

Cenk Tosun not concerned by Everton price tag

New Everton striker Cenk Tosun believes he is well-suited to English football and does not regard his price tag as something putting major pressure on him.

Ben Stokes is to resume his England career

Ben Stokes to resume England career next month

Ben Stokes is to resume his international career after being charged for affray and is due to rejoin the team next month in New Zealand.

File photo dated 31-12-2017 of Manchester City's Nicolas Otamendi who has signed a contract extension until 2022, the club have announced. (Steven Paston/PA Wire)

Nicolas Otamendi signs new Manchester City deal

Defender Nicolas Otamendi has extended his contract with Manchester City until 2022, the Premier League club has announced.

Soccer ? International Friendly ? Republic of Ireland v Greece ? Aviva Stadium

Stoke poised to sign Greece defender Kostas Stafylidis

Stoke say they expect to complete the loan signing of Greece defender Kostas Stafylidis within the next 24 hours.

Cristiano Ronaldo in action against Tottenham (John Walton/Empics)

Ronaldo belongs at Real, says Zidane

Zinedine Zidane says he cannot imagine Real Madrid without Cristiano Ronaldo.

Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo is right where he needs to be – Zinedine Zidane

Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane has told Cristiano Ronaldo he is “at the club where he should be”.

Wasps? James Haskell has been banned for four weeks (Paul Harding/PA)

Haskell hit with four-week ban and will miss start of Six Nations

Wasps flanker James Haskell will be unavailable for England’s first two NatWest 6 Nations games after receiving a four-week ban.

2017 Christmas Package

Jones excited to extend stay as England boss

England head coach Eddie Jones has pledged to help build a “sustainably successful team” after extending his Red Rose contract until 2021.

Caroline Wozniacki was emotional after her remarkable comeback against Jana Fett

Final-set thrillers light up day three in Melbourne

The big names buckled but refused to fall on an eventful day at the Australian Open on Wednesday.

Newcastle owner Mike Ashley (centre) and managing director Lee Charnley (right) in the stands at St James? Park (Owen Humphreys/PA)

Newcastle remains up for sale despite collapse of talks

Newcastle remains up for sale despite the collapse of talks with Amanda Staveley’s PCP Capital Partners.

Grigor Dimitrov came through in five sets

Grigor Dimitrov comes through Australian Open rollercoaster

Grigor Dimitrov survived an almighty scare against American qualifier Mackenzie McDonald to reach the third round of the Australian Open.

Jose Mourinho is close to agreeing a new deal at Manchester United

Mourinho close to agreeing new deal with United

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is close to agreeing a new deal with the club, Press Association Sport understands.

Rob Baxter could be in the frame

Who are the likely contenders to succeed Eddie Jones as England head coach?

Eddie Jones’ two-year contract extension as England head coach means he will now leave the position in 2021.

Cricketer Alex Hepburn has appeared at Worcester Crown Court charged with two counts of rape.

Cricketer appears in court charged with rape

A professional cricketer has appeared in court to deny accusations he raped a woman.

The incident happened at Mount Maunganui

West Indies Under-19s hit the headlines again

West Indies were involved in another controversial dismissal at an Under-19 World Cup on Wednesday.

Glasgow Rocks basketball player and Great Britain captain Kieron Achara (left) will play at the Commonwealth Games in Australia (Andrew Milligan/PA Archive/PA Images)

Kieron Achara to lead Team Scotland’s basketball team at Commonwealth Games

Team Scotland have confirmed a further 19 athletes to their 2018 Commonwealth Games squad – including 12 basketball players led by Great Britain captain Kieron Achara and Glasgow Rocks veteran Gareth Murray.

Caroline Wozniacki engineered a remarkable comeback in the second round of the Australian Open

Family fighting spirit helps Caroline Wozniacki battle back from the brink

Caroline Wozniacki credited her competitive family for the fighting spirit that helped her recover from a seemingly impossible position against Jana Fett in the second round of the Australian Open.

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