Everton signing Theo Walcott revealed Wayne Rooney played a big role in his decision to make the move to Goodison Park.
Ajax Cape Town coach Muhsin Ertugral has criticised the standard of South African football in the wake of his side’s 2-1 loss to Mamelodi Sundowns.
Steven Gerrard accepts Liverpool will miss ‘wonderful footballer’ Philippe Coutinho after the Brazilian formally completed his dream move to Barcelona on Monday.
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has challenged Ross Barkley to earn a place in the England squad for the World Cup following his move to Stamford Bridge.
Australia duly wrapped up the fifth and final Ashes Test by an innings and 123 runs, winning the series 4-0.
England teetered on the brink of their fourth Ashes defeat when they closed day four on 93-4, still 210 runs behind Australia in Sydney.
Australia exposed a weak England bowling attack as they ploughed on to 479-4 on day three of the final Ashes Test in Sydney.
Two quick wickets swung the day in Australia’s favour in the fifth Ashes Test as England closed day one on 233-5 in Sydney.
Australia captain Steve Smith’s solid hundred denied England a moral-lifting victory in the fourth Ashes Test in Melbourne.
Rain ended play on day four of the Ashes at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, with Australia on 103-2 and trailing by 61 runs.