Daniel Lewis

Lee Carsley, Manager of Brentford looks on during the Sky Bet Championship match between Brentford and Hull City on November 3, 2015
Report: Lee Carsley to stay on as Birmingham City boss for another six weeks
Lee Carsley will remain in charge of Birmingham City until November while they continue their search for a permanent boss, according to a report.
Sheffield Wednesday manager Carlos Carvalhal ahead of the Sky Bet Championship match between Bolton Wanderers and Sheffield Wednesday at Reebok Stadium on September 15, 2015
Carlos Carvalhal congratulates Sheffield United after derby win
Sheffield Wednesday manager Carlos Carvalhal admits that his side made life "very hard" for themselves due to their slow start against Sheffield United.
Fabian Delph celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Hull City on April 8, 2017
Fabian Delph happy to fill in for injured full-back Benjamin Mendy
Fabian Delph is prepared to play at left-back in Manchester City's meeting with Shakhtar Donetsk in the Champions League if Benjamin Mendy fails to recover from injury.
Arsenal's Aaron Ramsey celebrates scoring during the FA Cup final against Chelsea on May 27, 2017
Arsene Wenger tips Aaron Ramsey for Arsenal captaincy
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger believes that midfielder Aaron Ramsey has improved his "technical qualities" enough to be considered a future captain.
Rafael Benitez cleans Chris Hughton's ears during the Premier League game between Brighton & Hove Albion and Newcastle United on September 24, 2017
Rafael Benitez: 'Winning goal shouldn't have stood'
Rafael Benitez insists that Newcastle United "deserved more" from their Premier League meeting with Brighton & Hove Albion on Sunday evening.
Brighton manager Chris Hughton looks on ahead of the Pre Season Friendly between Brighton & Hove Albion and Seville at Amex Stadium on August 2, 2015
Chris Hughton happy with "deserved" victory over Newcastle United
Brighton & Hove Albion manager Chris Hughton describes his side's 1-0 triumph against Newcastle United at the Amex Stadium as "a hard-fought victory".
Liverpool's Brazilian midfielder Philippe Coutinho celebrates scoring his goal with Liverpool's English midfielder Steven Gerrard (L) during the English Premier League football match between Queens Park Rangers and Liverpool at Loftus Road in London on Oc
Steven Gerrard: Philippe Coutinho "impossible to defend against"
Brazilian playmaker Philippe Coutinho has the ability to "embarrass" opposition players, according to former Liverpool teammate Steven Gerrard.
Tom Davies gets down on his knees during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Everton on September 17, 2017
Tom Davies "proud" of personal display against Bournemouth
Tom Davies admits that it was important he made an impression from the bench in Everton's win over Bournemouth, which he believes he achieved with his contribution.
Ethan Ampadu in action during the EFL Cup game between Chelsea and Nottingham Forest on September 20, 2017
Chris Coleman: 'Ethan Ampadu very similar to David Luiz'
Wales boss Chris Coleman hopes to see Ethan Ampadu nail down a starting spot in the Chelsea senior side in the future after being handed his debut at the age of just 17.
Romelu Lukaku celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Everton on September 17, 2017
Jose Mourinho surprised by Romelu Lukaku's goalscoring form
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho admits that he did not expect Romelu Lukaku to score at the rate that he is, having netted eight goals in eight games for the club.
Mark Sampson applauds ahead of England Women's game against Russia Women on September 19, 2017
Sacked England Women's boss Mark Sampson to pocket £80,000 payoff?
Mark Sampson is in line to receive a payoff of around £80,000 from the Football Association, although he could double that if successful with an unfair dismissal case.
Dejan Lovren in action during the EFL Cup semi-final between Liverpool and Southampton on January 25, 2017
Liverpool defender Dejan Lovren robbed on family holiday
Liverpool defender Dejan Lovren admits that he fears for the safety of his family after his Zagreb flat was raided by thieves during the summer while he slept.
A maniacal Jose Mourinho tries to figure out how many matches his side have drawn at Old Trafford this season during the Premier League clash with Arsenal on May 7, 2017
Jose Mourinho perplexed by sending-off at St Mary's Stadium
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho is said to be awaiting confirmation from the Football Association as to why he was sent to the stands against Southampton.
Olivier Giroud attempts an overhead kick during the EFL Cup game between Arsenal and Doncaster Rovers on September 20, 2017
Report: Everton not giving up on Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud
A report claims that Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud remains a £40m target for Everton, who are ready to push ahead with a fresh approach in January.
Luke Shaw and Sergio Aguero in action in the match between Manchester United and Manchester City on October 26, 2016
Luke Shaw already signed new Manchester United contract?
A report claims that full-back Luke Shaw is now contracted to Manchester United until 2019, despite a lack of official confirmation from the club.
Everton's Oumar Niasse introduces himself to the crowd on the pitch before the match between Everton and Newcastle United at Goodison Park on February 3, 2016
Everton striker Oumar Niasse "thankful" for second chance
Everton striker Oumar Niasse intends to continue "fighting" for a place in the starting lineup after netting three times for the club this week.
Pep Guardiola watches on during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Liverpool on September 9, 2017
Benjamin Mendy: 'Pep Guardiola behind Manchester City move'
Manchester City defender Benjamin Mendy intends to become the world's best left-back after being persuaded to join the club in the summer by Pep Guardiola.
Arsene Wenger watches on during the EFL Cup game between Arsenal and Doncaster Rovers on September 20, 2017
Arsene Wenger: 'Champions League has lost its sparkle'
Arsene Wenger insists that only a small proportion of Champions League fixtures are worth watching as the competition has 'become too routine'.
Dele Alli in action during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Burnley on August 27, 2017
Dele Alli 'promised move to Manchester United or Real Madrid'
Super agents Jorge Mendes and Mino Raiola are reportedly vying for Dele Alli's signature, with the promise of pushing through a move to either Man United or Real Madrid.
Marcus Rashford celebrates scoring during the EFL Cup game between Manchester United and Burton Albion on September 20, 2017
Jose Mourinho pays tribute to "phenomenal" Marcus Rashford
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho admits that he was delighted by the defensive work produced by Marcus Rashford in the 1-0 win against Southampton.
Sadio Mane in action during the Champions League playoff between Liverpool and Hoffenheim on August 23, 2017
Sadio Mane: 'Liverpool can beat anyone in Europe'
Sadio Mane says that he is "confident" Liverpool can beat anyone in the Premier League and in Europe, despite their mixed start to the campaign.
Ross McCormack in action for Aston Villa on August 5, 2016
Aston Villa boss Steve Bruce: 'Nobody wanted Ross McCormack'
Aston Villa boss Steve Bruce admits that he is "shocked" Sunderland did not push through with their plan to sign Ross McCormack during the summer.
A general view of the Bill Bremner statue outside the ground before the Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Middlesbrough at Elland Road on August 16, 2014
Thomas Christiansen: 'Three points against Ipswich Town all that counts'
Leeds United boss Thomas Christiansen admits that Saturday's clash with Ipswich Town "was intense", as his side held on to claim three more points.
Brighton & Hove Albion manager Chris Hughton looks dejected after losing the Championship playoff semi-final first leg on May 13, 2016
Chris Hughton: 'I have nothing to prove against Newcastle United'
Chris Hughton targets all three points in Brighton & Hove Albion's clash with Newcastle United, but says that he does not have a point to prove to his ex-employers.
Neymar in action during the Ligue 1 match between Guingamp and Paris Saint-Germain on August 13, 2017
Thomas Meunier: 'Paris Saint-Germain not dependent on Neymar'
Thomas Meunier insists that Paris Saint-Germain "do not have a Neymar dependence", despite dropping points for the first time this season in the Brazilian's absence.
Diego Simeone gestures during the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Diego Simeone: 'Transfer ban has improved Atletico Madrid'
Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone says that his side have "turned a negative situation into a positive one" by improving in spite of their transfer ban.
Athletic Bilbao's coach Ernesto Valverde looks on during the Spanish league football match FC Barcelona vs Athletic Club Bilbao at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona on April 20, 2014
Ernesto Valverde hails "excellent" spirit in Barcelona camp
Ernesto Valverde is delighted with the work put in by his Barcelona players as their perfect start to the La Liga season extended to a sixth game.
Leroy Sane scores past Wayne Hennessey during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Crystal Palace on September 23, 2017
Pep Guardiola talks up importance of winger Leroy Sane
Pep Guardiola says that Leroy Sane "did not deserve to play" for Manchester City following a poor pre-season, but is happy with the way the German winger has responded.
Jurgen Klopp celebrates during the Champions League playoff between Liverpool and Hoffenheim on August 23, 2017
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp: "We are not the Harlem Globetrotters"
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says that playing entertaining football is not a priority, having been involved in another five-goal affair in the Premier League.
England's Billy Vunipola in action against Australia on June 25, 2016
Jack Clifford replaces Billy Vunipola in England training squad
Injured Saracens ace Billy Vunipola is replaced by Jack Clifford in England's 33-man squad for their three-day training camp in Oxford.
Kieran Gibbs of Arsenal celebrates scoring his side's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur at the Emirates Stadium on November 8, 2015
Arsene Wenger 'hurt more' by Kieran Gibbs exit than Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's
Arsene Wenger says that selling Kieran Gibbs to West Bromwich Albion in the summer was painful as the full-back had been at the club for more than a decade.
Joshua King attempts to manhandle Kevin De Bruyne during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Manchester City on August 26, 2017
Everton target Joshua King as Romelu Lukaku replacement?
A report claims that Joshua King is wanted by Everton boss Ronald Koeman, who is willing to meet the striker's £20m valuation to prise him away from Bournemouth.
Diego Costa of Chelsea in action during his side's Premier League clash with Southampton at St Mary's on October 30, 2016
Atletico Madrid to parade Diego Costa before Chelsea clash?
Diego Costa could reportedly be paraded in front of Atletico Madrid fans ahead of Wednesday evening's European clash with Chelsea should he agree personal terms in time.
A shaven-headed Jack Wilshere in action during the EFL Cup game between Arsenal and Doncaster Rovers on September 20, 2017
Jack Wilshere 'rejected new Arsenal contract in summer'
A report claims that Arsenal offered Jack Wilshere the chance to extend his contract during the summer, which the English midfielder knocked back.
Paul Pogba reacts to his effort being saved during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Manchester United on September 9, 2017
Surgeon: 'Paul Pogba may require an operation on hamstring'
Finnish surgeon Sakari Orava reveals that a decision will be made next week as to whether to operate on injured Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba.
Anthony Joshua in an opening training session on December 6, 2016
Joseph Parker turns attention to Anthony Joshua
Joseph Parker is prepared to take on Anthony Joshua in a unification title fight after overcoming Hughie Fury on points in Manchester.
Paulo Dybala in action for Juventus in the Coppa Italia final against Lazio on May 17, 2017
Manchester United willing to pay £155m for Paulo Dybala?
A report claims that Paulo Dybala is on Manchester United's radar ahead of next summer, with a mammoth £155m bid being prepared to prise him away from Juventus.
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Cristiano Ronaldo in action during the Supercopa de Espana first-leg match between Barcelona and Real Madrid on August 13, 2017
Zinedine Zidane: 'Cristiano Ronaldo will soon be back to best'
Zinedine Zidane is confident that it is just a matter of time before Cristiano Ronaldo returns to goalscoring form in La Liga, having mustered 18 shots without scoring.
Sep 23, 22:41
Christian Benteke in action for Crystal Palace on August 27, 2016
Roy Hodgson fears ligament damage for Christian Benteke
Roy Hodgson reveals that Christian Benteke will have a scan on Sunday to determine the extent of the damage suffered to his knee during the 5-0 defeat to Manchester City.
Sep 23, 22:31
Marco Silva gives orders during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Watford on August 19, 2017
Watford manager Marco Silva: 'We never lost focus'
Watford manager Marco Silva praises his players for 'never losing focus and belief' against Swansea City, as a last-gasp Richarlison goal earned them all three points.
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