Naked ambition: Why Socceroos star was struggling to keep his clothes on

As armour-clad riot police swung truncheons in a vain attempt at staving off the tens of thousands of euphoric Eintracht Frankfurt fans who stormed the pitch, Socceroo Ajdin Hrustic was in the thick of the unfolding chaos, trying his best just to keep his clothes on. This was the kind

Alan Shearer goads and laughs at Ian Wright as Newcastle beat Arsenal

‘Do you want a cuddle?’: Newcastle legend Alan Shearer goads Arsenal icon Ian Wright before laughing uncontrollably as Magpies victory all but ends Gunners’ top-four hopes Alan Shearer has jokingly goaded Ian Wright after Newcastle defeated Arsenal  The Magpies beat Mikel Arteta’s side 2-0 at St James’ Park on Monday

West Ham set to make £20m bid for Watford striker Emmanuel Dennis

West Ham ‘set to bolster attacking options with plans to make a £20m bid for Nigerian striker Emmanuel Dennis’ as relegated Watford struggle to keep their squad together  Watford were relegated from the Premier League with four games left to play  Dennis’ tally of 10 league goals was twice as

Man Utd legend Rio explains how Steve McClaren was "ahead of the curve"

Manchester United legend Rio Ferdinand described Steve McClaren’s coaching methods as “brave” and “ahead of the curve” amid speculation linking the former England manager with a return to Old Trafford. McClaren could soon become Erik ten Hag’s assistant manager when the former Ajax boss joins the club at the end

EXC: Palace considering flying up to Everton to avoid firework antics

EXCLUSIVE: Crystal Palace could fly to Merseyside just HOURS before crucial Premier League clash against relegation-threatened Everton – with club worried players’ sleep will be disrupted by fans setting off fireworks if they stay overnight Crystal Palace face Everton in the Premier League at Goodison Park on Thursday Palace have

Ian Wright reacts to 'very strange' Granit Xhaka interview after Arsenal defeat

Ian Wright has criticised Granit Xhaka’s ‘very strange’ interview after Arsenal’s defeat to Newcastle United and says the comments would have ‘upset’ his teammates. Arsenal’s top-four hopes are hanging by a thread after the Gunners were beaten 2-0 by Newcastle at St James’ Park. Mikel Arteta’s side now need to

Neville embarrasses Sky Sports colleague Carragher with his netball knowledge

For the latest from the pitch sign up for our football newsletter Sky Sports duo Gary Neville and Jamie Carragher briefly swapped football for netball as they made a cameo ahead of Monday Night Football. But before taking their places to analyse the action at St James' Park and debate

Jurgen Klopp sent 3 unsung Liverpool heroes texts after reaching Champions League final

We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you’ve consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info Jurgen Klopp has revealed that he paused celebrations after Liverpool

Liverpool stars gave fine pot to club staff in ultimate show of respect

Liverpool stars have been lauded for yet another classy gesture by giving club staff the fine pot to thank them for all their hard work The Reds are enjoying an outstanding campaign under manager Jurgen Klopp, who has installed a winners mentality at Melwood since his arrival in October 2015.

Juventus boss Max Allegri jokes he doesn’t know who Paul Pogba is amid transfer speculation

Juventus are reportedly set to hold fresh negotiations with Paul Pogba’s representatives on Monday (Martin Rickett/PA) Juventus boss Max Allegri joked he “doesn’t know” who Paul Pogba is amid speculation the French international is headed to the Italian club this summer. It’s been reported for the majority of the 21/22