Arsenal's Chilean striker Alexis Sanchez scores his team's second goal during the UEFA Champions League Group D football match between Arsenal and Anderlecht at the Emirates Stadium in north London on November 4, 2014
Ian Wright: 'Arsenal too reliant on Alexis Sanchez'
Former Arsenal striker Ian Wright claims that the team relies too much on summer signing Alexis Sanchez.
Liverpool's English midfielder Raheem Sterling (R) vies for the ball with Ludogorets Razgrad's Mihail Aleksandrov during the UEFA Champions League Group B match on September 16, 2014
Preview: Ludogorets Razgrad vs. Liverpool
Sports Mole gazes ahead to the Champions League tie in Bulgaria on Wednesday as Liverpool try to keep their qualifying hopes alive with victory over Ludogorets.
Carlo Ancelotti, coach of Real Madrid reacts during the UEFA Champions League Quarter Final first leg match between Real Madrid and Borussia Dortmund at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on April 2, 2014
Carlo Ancelotti reveals Real Madrid contract talks
Carlo Ancelotti reveals that he is currently in talks with Real Madrid over a contract extension.
Liverpool's Italian forward Mario Balotelli is pictured during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Hull City at the Anfield stadium in Liverpool, northwest England, on October 25, 2014
Agent: 'Mario Balotelli not returning to Italy'
Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli will not be returning to Italy in January, according to his agent.
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Martin Demichelis: 'Manchester City must be aggressive against Bayern Munich'
Martin Demichelis believes that Manchester City must be aggressive if they want to beat Bayern Munich in the Champions League.
Chelsea's English defender Gary Cahill runs with the ball during the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Fulham at Stamford Bridge in London on September 21, 2013
Owen Coyle: 'Manchester City pulled out of Gary Cahill deal'
Former Bolton Wanderers manager Owen Coyle claims that Manchester City once failed to complete a deal to sign Gary Cahill.
A general view of Stamford bridge is pictured before the start of the UEFA Champions League Group E football match between Chelsea and Bayer Leverkusen on September 13, 2011
Chelsea Ladies sign Liverpool winger Gemma Davison
Liverpool Ladies wingers Gemma Davison agrees a two-year contract with Chelsea Ladies.
Manchester City's Chilean manager Manuel Pellegrini watches from the touchline during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Manchester City at the Emirates Stadium in London on March 29, 2014
Manuel Pellegrini: 'Manchester City will fight to stay in the Champions League'
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini claims that his players will "fight to the end" to stay in the Champions League.
Will Packwood of Birmingham in action during the npower Championship match between Birmingham City and Charlton Athletic at St. Andrews Stadium on August 18, 2012
Will Packwood makes Colchester United switch
Birmingham City defender Will Packwood secures a loan switch to League One side Colchester United.
Mathias Ranegie of Watford celebrates his goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Queens Park Rangers and Watford at Loftus Road on April 21, 2014
Mathias Ranegie returns to Watford from unsuccessful Millwall loan
Watford and Millwall agree to end Mathias Ranegie's loan at The Den early after an unsuccessful, injury-hit spell in South London.
Besnik Hasi coach of Anderlecht reacts during the UEFA Champions League Group D match between Arsenal FC and RSC Anderlecht at Emirates Stadium on November 4, 2014
Preview: Anderlecht vs. Galatasaray
Sports Mole previews Wednesday's encounter between Anderlecht and Galatasaray in the Champions League.
Ross Murdoch poses with his medal on the podium after winning the Men's 100m Breaststroke Final on day three of the British Gas Swimming Championships 2014 at Tollcross International Swimming Centre on April 12, 2014
Ross Murdoch eager to "cement" Team GB place
Scottish swimmer Ross Murdoch is hoping that he can nail down a regular place in the British team for upcoming major competitions.
Bayer Leverkusen's football players celebrate a goal during their UEFA Champions League Group C football match between Bayer Leverkusen and Zenit at Petrovsky Stadium in St. Petersburg, Russia, on St. Petersburg on November 4, 2014
Preview: Bayer Leverkusen vs. Monaco
Sports Mole previews Monaco's trip to leaders Bayern Leverkusen in Group C of the Champions League.
AS Roma French coach Rudi Garcia gestures during their Italian Serie A football match against Sampdoria in Rome's Olympic stadium on February 16, 2014
Rudi Garcia: 'Roma aiming to win against CSKA Moscow'
Roma head coach Rudi Garcia says that his team will be looking to claim all three points against CSKA Moscow, despite admitting that a draw would be an "okay" result.
Thomas Vermaelen is unveiled as a Barcelona player on August 10, 2014
Thomas Vermaelen may need surgery
Sporting director Andoni Zubizarreta says that summer signing Thomas Vermaelen may need surgery before he can make his Barcelona debut.
Zenit's Brazilian Hulk (R) celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the UEFA Champions League group C football match against SL Benfica on September 16, 2014
Preview: Zenit St Petersburg vs. Benfica
Sports Mole looks ahead to Wednesday's crucial Champions League tie between Zenit St Petersburg and Benfica in Russia.
Michael Duberry in action for Chelsea on May 16, 1999.
Michael Duberry praises "massively vital" Nemanja Matic
Former Chelsea defender Michael Duberry tells Sports Mole that Nemanja Matic will be one of the most appreciated players within the Stamford Bridge dressing room.
Composite image a comparision has been made between Louis van Gaal, manager of Manchester United and Arsene Wenger, manager of Arsenal
Tactical Analysis: Arsenal vs. Manchester United - Beauty and the Beast
Sports Mole takes a look at the tactics involved as Manchester United earn their first away win of the season at Arsenal.
Shaun Maloney of Wigan Athletic scores the first goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Wigan Athletic and Middlesbrough at DW Stadium on November 22, 2014
Sports Mole's Championship Team of the Week
Sports Mole chooses its best XI for matchday 18 in the Championship, as well as picking out the biggest numpty and best goal from the weekend.
Stuart Broad of England salutes the crowd after taking six wickets during day one of 4th Investec Test match between England and India at Old Trafford on August 7, 2014
Stuart Broad eyes World Cup inclusion
If he suffers "no setbacks" from his recent knee injury, bowler Stuart Broad says that he will be ready to play for England at the one-day international World Cup.
Englands Ian Bell acknowledges the crowd after reaching 150 runs during the second days play in the third cricket Test match between England and India at The Ageas Bowl cricket ground in Southampton on July 28, 2014
Ian Bell calls for Moeen Ali caution
Ian Bell is eager not to place too much pressure on Moeen Ali, despite his recent knock of 56 for England at one-day international level.
Manchester United's Spanish midfielder Juan Mata celebrates scoring their fourth goal during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Queens Park Rangers at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England on September 14, 201
Juan Mata calls on Manchester United to build on Arsenal win
Juan Mata stresses the importance of Manchester United continuing their "good streak" following the 2-1 win over Arsenal.
Michael Carberry of Hampshire celebrates after reaching his century during the Friends Life T20 Quarter Final between Hampshire Royals and Lancashire Lightning at Ageas Bowl on August 7, 2013
Michael Carberry joins Perth Scorchers
Big Bash League champions the Perth Scorchers secure the services of former England batsman Michael Carberry.
Wolves manager Kenny Jackett looks on prior to the Pre Season Friendly match between Oxford United and Wolverhampton Wanderers at Kassam Stadium on July 29, 2014
Kenny Jackett rules out Roger Johnson recall
Wolverhampton Wanderers boss Kenny Jackett is not planning to reinstate Roger Johnson into his senior squad at Molineux.
Saracens Director of Rugby Mark McCall looks on during the Aviva Premiership match between Saracens and Bath at Allianz Park on September 22, 2013
Saracens director of rugby Mark McCall: 'First half cost us'
Saracens director of rugby Mark McCall admits that a poor first-half performance cost his team during their defeat to Northampton Saints.
Jimmy Bullard celebrates his goal for Hull City against Manchester City on November 28, 2009.
Video: Jimmy Bullard undertakes "worst nightmare" on 'I'm A Celebrity...Get Me Out Of Here!'
Watch as former footballer Jimmy Bullard takes on his "worst nightmare" on ITV's reality show I'm A Celebrity...Get Me Out Of Here!
Leicester Tigers Director of Rugby Richard Cockerill during an interview on August 29, 2013
Richard Cockerill unhappy despite Leicester Tigers victory
Leicester Tigers director of rugby Richard Cockerill criticises the performance of his side following their 26-5 win over London Welsh.
Mercedes-AMG's British driver Lewis Hamilton celebrates on the podium at the Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi on November 23, 2014
Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton "only had one drink" during title-winning celebrations
Mercedes Formula 1 star Lewis Hamilton reveals that he "only had one drink" at his championship-winning party in Abu Dhabi.
Kortney Hause of Wycombe Wanderers celebrates after scoring his sides second goal during the Sky Bet League Two match between Northampton Town and Wycombe Wanderers at Sixfields Stadium on December 21, 2013
Wolverhampton Wanderers end Kortney Hause's loan spell at Gillingham
Championship side Wolverhampton Wanderers recall teenage defender Kortney Hause from his loan spell at Gillingham.
Manchester City's Chilean manager Manuel Pellegrini watches the action during the English Premier League football match between West Ham United and Manchester City at Upton Park in London on February 11, 2014
Sergio Aguero, Stevan Jovetic fit to face Bayern Munich
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini reveals that Sergio Aguero and Stevan Jovetic are fit to face Bayern Munich following doubts over their availability.
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Rio 2016 Olympics and Paralympics mascots unveiled
The Rio 2016 mascots for the Olympics and Paralympics have been unveiled to represent the animals and plants of Brazil.
Derby's Mason Bennett in action against Bolton during their Championship match on August 21, 2012
Derby County forward Mason Bennett sidelined for up to eight weeks
Derby County forward Mason Bennett is ruled out of action for up to eight weeks with a knee injury.
Juventus' midfielder from France Paul Pogba is congratulated by Juventus' midfielder Claudio Marchisio and Juventus' forward from Argentina Carlos Tevez during the Italian Serie A football match between Lazio Rome and Juventus on November 22, 2014
Preview: Malmo vs. Juventus
Sports Mole looks ahead to the Champions League group meeting between Malmo and Juventus in Sweden.
Gonzalo Higuain of Napoli celebrates after scoring his third goal during the Serie A match between SSC Napoli and Hellas Verona FC at Stadio San Paolo on October 26, 2014
Napoli's Gonzalo Higuain dating Diego Forlan's ex-girlfriend?
Napoli forward Gonzalo Higuain is rumoured to be dating Diego Forlan's ex-girlfriend Zaira Nara.
Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso during the final practice session for the Italian Grand Prix at Monza on September 7, 2013
Maurizio Arrivabene named new Ferrari team principal
Ferrari confirm that Maurizio Arrivabene is their new team principal with immediate effect.
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Former Chelsea, Middlesbrough boss John Neal dies aged 82
Former Chelsea and Middlesbrough manager John Neal passes away at the age of 82.
Yaya Toure of Manchester City celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the UEFA Champions League Group E match between Manchester City and CSKA Moscow on November 5, 2014
Video: Manchester City's Yaya Toure leaves Cristiano Ronaldo out of 'dream team'
Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure leaves Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo out of his 'dream team'.
Diego Simeone looks on before the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 match between AC Milan and Club Atletico de Madrid at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza on February 19, 2014
Preview: Atletico Madrid vs. Olympiacos
Sports Mole looks ahead to the Champions League group fixture between last season's finalists Atletico Madrid and Olympiacos.
Darragh Lenihan of Blackburn Rovers during the Pre Season Friendly match between AFC Telford United v Blackburn Rovers at New Bucks Head Stadium on July 12, 2014
Burton Albion extend Darragh Lenihan loan
Burton Albion extend midfielder Darragh Lenihan's loan from Blackburn Rovers until the start of 2015.
Tony Bellew in action during his WBC Silver Light Heavyweight match against Isaac Chilemba on March 30, 2013
British boxer Tony Bellew lands film role in Rocky spin-off 'Creed'
Tony Bellew reportedly secures a film role alongside Sylvester Stallone in Rocky spin-off Creed.