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FA ‘appalled’ by rape & death threats to England’s Carney

FA ‘appalled’ by rape & death threats to England’s Carney

Karen Carney scored a penalty for Chelsea in the Women’s Champions League on Wednesday The Football Association has urged police to tackle abuse on social media after rape and death threats were made to England midfielder Karen Carney. Chelsea’s Carney, 31, received the messages on Instagram after Wednesday’s Champions League win over Fiorentina. The user […]

Harry Maguire: Leicester defender remains focused and ‘ambitious’

Media playback is not supported on this device ‘They’re all here to see you’ – Lineker steals Maguire’s spotlight at school England defender Harry Maguire says he wants to win trophies and play in the Champions League, but owes Leicester City for giving him a platform. Maguire, 25, signed a new five-year deal with the […]

FA ‘appalled’ by rape & death threats to England’s Carney

FA ‘appalled’ by rape & death threats to England’s Carney

Karen Carney scored a penalty for Chelsea in the Women’s Champions League on Wednesday The Football Association has urged police to tackle abuse on social media after rape and death threats were made to England midfielder Karen Carney. Chelsea’s Carney, 31, received the messages on Instagram after Wednesday’s Champions League win over Fiorentina. The user […]

Harry Maguire: Leicester defender remains focused and ‘ambitious’

Media playback is not supported on this device ‘They’re all here to see you’ – Lineker steals Maguire’s spotlight at school England defender Harry Maguire says he wants to win trophies and play in the Champions League, but owes Leicester City for giving him a platform. Maguire, 25, signed a new five-year deal with the […]

Two officers could face charges over Taser death of Atkinson

Two officers could face charges over Taser death of Atkinson

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Dalian Atkinson played for Aston Villa, Ipswich Town and Sheffield Wednesday Two police officers could face criminal charges over the death of former footballer Dalian Atkinson who was shot with a Taser. The ex-Aston Villa striker, 48, died in August 2016 after contact with officers at his father’s house […]

Stephen Dobbie: Scotland call-up ‘maybe not best option’ for Alex McLeish

Stephen Dobbie: Scotland call-up ‘maybe not best option’ for Alex McLeish

Stephen Dobbie (right) is in his second spell with Queen of the South Stephen Dobbie thinks it is unrealistic to expect a “dream” Scotland call-up despite the veteran striker remaining Europe’s top marksman this season. Dobbie has scored 24 times in 16 appearances for Queen of the South. And it has led to a clamour […]

Bournemouth striker Jermain Defoe gets tattoo for Bradley Lowery

‘Only a matter of time until Man Utd successful again’ – Shaw signs new deal

‘Only a matter of time until Man Utd successful again’ – Shaw signs new deal

Shaw scored in Manchester United’s win against Leicester City on the opening day of the league season Luke Shaw says “it is only a matter of time” until Manchester United thrive again after signing a new five-year deal worth a reported £150,000 a week. The 23-year-old’s current contract was set to expire next summer, with […]

Karen Carney: Football Association appalled by rape and death threats on Instagram

Karen Carney: Football Association appalled by rape and death threats on Instagram

Karen Carney scored a penalty for Chelsea in the Women’s Champions League on Wednesday The Football Association has urged police to tackle abuse on social media after rape and death threats were made to England midfielder Karen Carney. Chelsea’s Carney, 31, received the messages on Instagram after Wednesday’s Champions League win over Fiorentina. The user […]

Two police officers could face charges over Taser death of ex-footballer Atkinson

Two police officers could face charges over Taser death of ex-footballer Atkinson

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Dalian Atkinson played for Aston Villa, Ipswich Town and Sheffield Wednesday Two police officers could face criminal charges over the death of former footballer Dalian Atkinson who was shot with a Taser. The ex-Aston Villa striker, 48, died in August 2016 after contact with officers at his father’s house […]

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