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Wigan promoted back to Championship after thrashing Fleetwood

Wigan were promoted back to the Championship after thumping Fleetwood.

Sulley Muntari offered contract by Deportivo La Coruna – report

Former Ghana international midfielder Sulley Muntari has reportedly been offered a short-term contract by Spanish La Liga side Deportivo La Coruna.

Man steals £5 million from wife to buy English club

The man who owned Portsmouth for six weeks during an ill-fated spell in 2009 has been sentenced to five years in a United Arab Emirates jail for stealing £5m from his wife to fund the purchase.

Sulley Muntari on trial at Deportivo La Coruna

Former Ghanaian international Sulley Muntari is on trial with Spanish club Deportivo La Coruna.

Paul Pogba being dropped was not a punishment – Jose Mourinho

Jose Mourinho insists his decision to drop Paul Pogba from the United lineup on Saturday was not a punishment for the Frenchman's performance in midweek.

Jose Mourinho criticises ‘quiet’ Old Trafford atmosphere

Jose Mourinho has criticised the atmosphere at Old Trafford and said the noise made at Portsmouth's Fratton Park is better.

Leicester City’s Kelechi Iheanacho hopes to emulate Austin Okocha, Nwankwo Kanu

Nigeria forward Kelechi Iheanacho is looking to emulate his illustrious compatriots Austin Jay Jay Okocha and Nwankwo Kanu as Leicester City face Peterborough United away in the fourth round of the FA Cup on Saturday.

PSG announce signing of Lassana Diarra

Paris Saint-Germain has announced the signing of former Chelsea, Arsenal and Real Madrid midfielder Lassana Diarra.

Britain escorts Russian ship amid strained relations

A British ship escorted a Russian vessel as it passed near UK territorial waters over Christmas, Britain’s defence ministry said on Tuesday, adding that Russian naval activity near Britain had increased in the holiday period.

Britain’s two-week-old warship that carries 40 aircraft on deck leaks water

Britain’s future flagship vessel HMS Queen Elizabeth, its biggest-ever warship, has sprung a leak, defence officials admitted Tuesday, only two weeks after it was commissioned into the Royal Navy.

Kevin-Prince Boateng strike breaks Hertha hearts in Berlin

Ghana midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng hit a superb winning goal 10 minutes from time to seal Eintracht Frankfurt’s 2-1 comeback victory at his ex-club Hertha Berlin in the Bundesliga on Sunday.

Migrants seek refuge in small French port

A year after France dismantled the notorious "Jungle" migrant camp at Calais, nearly 100 Africans can be found living out in the cold in the northern port of Ouistreham.

Peter Crouch ‘more than likely’ to get new Stoke deal – Mark Hughes

Stoke are "more than likely" to offer striker Peter Crouch a new deal, according to manager Mark Hughes.

Ex-Everton striker Yakubu Aiyegbeni retires from football

Former Everton striker Yakubu ‘The Yak’ Aiyegbeni has announced his retirement from football on his 35th birthday today.

Ex-Tottenham midfielder Jamie O’Hara charged with allegedly assaulting a fan

Former Tottenham midfielder Jamie O'Hara has been charged with allegedly assaulting a teenage football fan, and will appear in court on November 10.

Ex-Arsenal star Paul Merson returns to football at 49

Former Arsenal and England midfielder Paul Merson is making a shock return to football at the age of 49 to play for Welsh minnows Caerau.

Manchester City defeat Chelsea, stays ahead of city rivals United

Manchester City stayed ahead of age-old local rivals Manchester United at the top of the English Premier League on Saturday with a deserved 1-0 win away to champions Chelsea.

Redknapp will not rule out return after Birmingham sacking

Harry Redknapp has told Sky Sports he will not rule out a return to football after being sacked by Birmingham.

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Philippines concerned about Chinese bombers in disputed South China Sea

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