Billy Sharp attacked by Nottingham Forest fan after Sheff Utd's play-off defeat

Sheffield United captain Billy Sharp was assaulted by a Nottingham Forest fan in the aftermath of their Championship play-off semi-final on Tuesday evening. Forest beat Sheffield United on penalties at the City Ground to book their place in the play-off final against Huddersfield Town on May 29 at Wembley. Fans

Carragher heaps praise on Roberto Firmino after role in Saints win

‘I thought he was BRILLIANT tonight’: Jamie Carragher heaps praise on Roberto Firmino for his role in Liverpool’s victory over Southampton – but admits he fears the Brazilian will leave the club when his contract expires next summer Roberto Firmino made a rare Premier League start against Southampton The Brazilian

Nottingham Forest beat Sheffield United on penalties to reach Championship play-off final

Brennan Johnson celebrates scoring against Sheffield United Brice Samba saved three penalties as Nottingham Forest reached the Sky Bet Championship play-off final courtesy of a nerve-shredding 3-2 shootout win over Sheffield United. The Blades had dragged themselves back into this semi-final despite losing the first leg 2-1 and trailing at

MARTIN SAMUEL: Newcastle could raid Arsenal in same fashion as City

MARTIN SAMUEL: Arsenal’s crushing defeat at St James’ Park should terrify Mikel Arteta in more ways than one… Newcastle have money and a clear long-term goal, they could raid the Gunners in the same way Man City once did Newcastle could become the latest club to test Arsenal’s hunger for

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

Buatsi vs Richards: History of a rivalry ahead of 'South London derby'

The Battle of South London! Joshua Buatsi and Craig Richards both grew up in Croydon, boxed at the same gym and fought in the amateurs… now the Brits face off in their ‘derby’ at the 02 Arena with a world title shot at stake Joshua Buatsi will face British rival

Buccaneers QB Tom Brady to be featured in upcoming Netflix ‘Greatest’ roast

HOLLYWOOD, Calif. — Tom Brady will be on the hot seat — this time during a Netflix roast. Netflix announced Tuesday the seven-time Super Bowl champion will be featured first in a series of upcoming specials called “Greatest Roasts of All Time: GROAT.” Brady is the executive producer of the

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