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January 4, 2019 4:40 PM FA Cup quiz: Can you name the 14 finalists who are yet to win?

For some clubs, the joy of winning the FA Cup is a familiar feeling. Take Arsenal and Manchester United, who have 25 wins between them. But fans of other sides can wait a lifetime, yearning for their team to win the cup, without their dreams ever coming true. And there are 14 clubs who have endured the drama of FA Cup finals without holding the cup aloft 114

January 4, 2019 12:20 PM Liverpool balls: Virgil Van Dijk kills the Reds

Football journalism is a tricky affair. The need to create sensation from dust is testing. Before Manchester City and Liverpool’s big Premier League title decider last night (there are 18 games to go! – ed), the Sun’s Neil Ashton told us that Liverpool are on the up: “Recent history is with them. The night they shook the Kop in last season’s Champions 102

January 1, 2019 5:39 PM Arsenal balls: the Aaron Ramsey myth

Like cocktails, ITV dramas and Disney World, Aaron Ramsey gets a lot of hype but delivers little. The Mirror hails Ramsey as “one of Europe’s top goal-scoring midfielders”. Utter tosh. Last season Ramsey scored 7 Premier League goals – the same number as: Abdoulaye Doucoure (Watford), Pascal Groß (Brighton) and Marcos Alonso (Chelsea). In season 2016-17, Ramsey 91

January 1, 2019 1:12 AM Three people stabbed at Manchester Victoria station in horrifying New Year's Eve attack

THREE people are in a critical condition after a stabbing at Manchester Victoria station. A man, woman and British Transport Police officer were attacked on a platform at Manchester Victoria railway station just before 9pm. The station is currently closed and police have confirmed they have arrested a man who was carrying a "long kitchen knife." The trio are in a "very 80

December 31, 2018 5:10 PM West Ham: Samir Nasri signs for Hammers on day doping ban ends

West Ham have signed former Arsenal and Manchester City midfielder Samir Nasri - on the day he completes a doping ban. The 31-year-old Frenchman has been without a club since 31 January, after leaving Turkish club Antalyaspor. Nasri, who has signed a deal until the end of the season, served an 18-month doping ban for using an intravenous drip treatment 87

December 31, 2018 10:37 AM What Jose’s hotel cost Manchester United in rent

Freshly sacked by Manchester United, surly Jose Mourinho is back living at his London home. The Riverside Suite at Manchester’s Lowry Hotel, where he stayed since July 2016, is available to any new manager unwilling to commit to living in the city. But what was the bill for Mourinho’s stay? The Sun: “Jose Mourinho hotel: Inside the exclusive Lowry where 64

December 31, 2018 1:14 AM Stevenage shed radio DJ ready for BBC local radio slot

A DJ whose shed-based radio station was only ever heard by his wife is preparing to expand his audience after 44 years. Deke Duncan, 73, started playing records from his back garden in Stevenage, Hertfordshire in 1974. He was the subject of a BBC Nationwide television report, recently tweeted by BBC Archive, prompting BBC Three Counties Radio to track 80

December 26, 2018 3:39 PM Doctor struck off after evading paying maintenance for son from £100,000 salary

A CHILDREN'S doctor has been struck off the medical register after he hid his £100,000-a-year salary across 12 bank accounts to avoid paying child support for his nine-year-old son. Fraud conviction: Zimbabwe-born children's doctor Collen Nkomo (Image: Collen Nkomo/ Cavendish Press) Paediatrics specialist Dr Collen Nkomo, 40, lived in a luxury apartment 103

December 23, 2018 7:04 PM Flights resume at Birmingham Airport after earlier suspension

An air traffic control issue was blamed for the delay, which saw some planes re-routed to Manchester and East Midlands Airports. Passenger are being told to check with airlines for the latest information about their flight. A spokesperson for the airport earlier apologised for the delay and blamed an air traffic control issue. One plane travelling from Amsterdam 109

December 19, 2018 6:48 AM Ole Gunnar Solskjaer: Man Utd to confirm interim manager after website post

Manchester United are expected to appoint Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as interim manager on Wednesday. The Premier League club appeared to make the announcement by mistake on their website on Tuesday evening, but the page was later deleted. Solskjaer, 45, scored 126 goals for United in 11 seasons at Old Trafford. The former Norway international will succeed 97