Darren Plant

Kevin O'Brien of Ireland celebrates getting the wicket of Sean Williams of Zimbabwe during the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup match between Zimbabwe and Ireland at Bellerive Oval on March 7, 2015
Ireland, Afghanistan handed Test status by ICC
The ICC announces that both Ireland and Afghanistan have been awarded Test status, taking the total nations in the five-day game from 10 to 12.
Barcelona's French defender Jeremy Mathieu celebrates after scoring a goal next to Real Madrid's defender Sergio Ramos during the 'clasico' Spanish league football match FC Barcelona vs Real Madrid CF at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona on March 22, 2015
Barcelona to release Jeremy Mathieu?
Barcelona will reportedly release Jeremy Mathieu in the coming days, potentially giving him the opportunity to link up with Sporting Lisbon.
Paris Saint-Germain's Argentinian midfielder Angel Di Maria (Rear R) celebrates with teammates Blaise Matuidi (C), Thiago Motta (L) and Edinson Cavani after scoring during the French L1 football match Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) vs Toulouse on November 7, 2
Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Blaise Matuidi to listen to transfer offers
Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Blaise Matuidi will listen to offers to leave the club this summer, according to his father Faria.
Swansea player Eder in action during the Pre season friendly match between Swansea City and Deportivo La Coruna at Liberty Stadium on August 1, 2015
Lille to let Eder depart club in summer?
Lille boss Marcelo Bielsa reportedly tells striker Eder that he is free to leave the club during the summer.
Nice's Mario Balotelli celebrates scoring against Paris Saint-Germain on April 30, 2017
Nice president Jean-Pierre Rivere: 'Mario Balotelli wants to stay'
Nice president Jean-Pierre Rivere says that striker Mario Balotelli is keen to remain at the Ligue 1 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 maintain stance on Oumar Niasse?
Everton manager Ronald Koeman is reportedly still keen on selling forward Oumar Niasse during the summer transfer window.
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Former Rangers boss Paul Le Guen moves to Bursaspor
Turkish club Bursaspor announce that they have appointed Paul Le Guen - formerly of Rangers - as their new manager.
Anthony Modeste runs with the ball after pulling one back for Koln against Eintracht Frankfurt on September 12, 2015
FC Koln striker Anthony Modeste to make big-money move to Tianjin Quanjian?
FC Koln striker Anthony Modeste - who has previously endured a poor spell at Blackburn Rovers - is allegedly close to sealing a €35m (£30.86m) move to Tianjin Quanjian.
A general view of The City Ground prior to the npower Championship match between Nottingham Forest and Bristol City at The City Ground on April 7, 2012
Ben Brereton pens long-term deal at Nottingham Forest
Nottingham Forest announce that forward Ben Brereton has signed a new long-term deal at the City Ground.
Ajax head coach Frank de Boer looks on prior to the Eredivisie match against PSV Eindhoven on March 20, 2016
Crystal Palace offer managerial job to Frank de Boer?
Crystal Palace reportedly decide to offer their vacant managerial role to former Inter Milan coach Frank de Boer.
Stewart Downing in action for Middlesbrough on August 28, 2016
Middlesbrough to allow Stewart Downing exit?
Middlesbrough boss Garry Monk reportedly tells midfielder Stewart Downing that he is free to leave the Riverside Stadium.
Grzegorz Krychowiak and Kyle Lafferty in action during the Euro 2016 Group C game between Poland and Northern Ireland on June 12, 2016
Hearts, Hibernian interested in Kyle Lafferty?
Hearts and Hibernian are both reportedly interested in signing Northern Ireland international Kyle Lafferty.
Julian Brandt of Germany is challenged by Berenfelos Nikita of Latvia during the match between U19 Latvia and U19 Germany in the U19 Euro Qualifier on October 12, 2013
Bayer Leverkusen's Julian Brandt to join Bayern Munich in 2018?
Bayer Leverkusen winger Julian Brandt reportedly decides to snub Liverpool in favour of a move to Bayern Munich in 2018.
A general view before kick off at The King Power Stadium at the Galpharm Stadium on August 23, 2014
Huddersfield bid to sign Montpellier HSC striker Steve Mounie?
Huddersfield Town are reportedly ready to pay a club-record fee in order to sign Montpellier HSC striker Steve Mounie.
Alberto Moreno and his ridiculous tattoos in action during the FA Cup game between Liverpool and Plymouth Argyle on January 8, 2017
Liverpool reject Napoli offer for Alberto Moreno?
Liverpool reportedly decide to reject an offer from Napoli for defender Alberto Moreno, despite being open to the Spaniard leaving Anfield this summer.
General Views of St James Park before the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Swansea City at St James Park on April 19, 2014
Newcastle loan goalkeeper Matz Sels to Anderlecht
Newcastle United announce that goalkeeper Matz Sels has joined Anderlecht on a season-long loan deal.
Ian Holloway, Manager of Millwall looks on ahead during the Sky Bet Championship match between Millwall and Blackpool at The Den on August 30, 2014
Queens Park Rangers keen to sign Saint-Etienne forward Dylan Saint-Louis?
Queens Park Rangers reportedly show an interest in signing Saint-Etienne forward Dylan Saint-Louis.
Middlesbrough's Ben Gibson and Manchester City's Raheem Sterling in action in the FA Cup quarter-final on March 11, 2017
Stoke City make offer for Middlesbrough defender Ben Gibson?
Stoke City reportedly make an offer of £12m to try to sign Middlesbrough defender Ben Gibson.
Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez dreams of Istanbul ahead of his side's Premier League meeting with Manchester City on April 19, 2016
Newcastle United keen to wrap up deal for Manchester City midfielder Fernando?
Newcastle United are reportedly confident of sealing the signing of Manchester City midfielder Fernando.
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China FA ban Oscar for eight games for kicking ball at two players
The Chinese Football Association hand an eight-match ban to Shanghai SIPG midfielder Oscar after he deliberately kicked the ball at two opposition players.
Steve Mandanda of Crystal Palace in action against Bournemouth on August 27, 2016
Crystal Palace play hardball with Marseille over Steve Mandanda?
Crystal Palace reportedly tell Marseille that they will have to pay over £7m if they want to secure a reunion with goalkeeper Steve Mandanda.
Jonny Evans of West Bromwich Albion in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and West Bromwich Albion at Selhurst Park on October 3 , 2015
West Bromwich Albion remain firm on Jonny Evans asking price?
West Bromwich Albion will reportedly only consider selling Jonny Evans - an alleged target of Leicester City - if they receive an offer of £20m.
Serge Gnabry in action for Arsenal on January 24, 2014
Serge Gnabry to leave Bayern Munich on loan?
Bayern Munich are reportedly considering whether to loan out Serge Gnabry, just days after signing the winger on a three-year deal.
Paulinho in action for Tottenham Hotspur on November 27, 2014
Barcelona keen on signing former Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Paulinho?
Barcelona are reportedly looking to sign Guangzhou Evergrande midfielder Paulinho, who has previously endured a disappointing spell with Tottenham Hotspur.
Mohamed Salah in action during the Europa League game between Roma and Viktoria Plzen on November 24, 2016
Mohamed Salah in England for Liverpool medical
Roma winger Mohamed Salah arrives in England for a medical ahead of his proposed transfer to Liverpool.
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho on the touchline ahead of the Premier League match against Sunderland on April 9, 2017
Barcelona reject offer for Andre Gomes?
Barcelona reportedly decide to reject an offer for midfielder Andre Gomes, who is said to be a target for Manchester United.
Kelechi Iheanacho in action during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Leicester City to make move for Kelechi Iheanacho?
Leicester City boss Craig Shakespeare is reportedly keen on signing Manchester City striker Kelechi Iheanacho during the summer transfer window.
Diego Costa eats his medal during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Sunderland on May 21, 2017
Diego Costa only interested in Atletico Madrid transfer?
Striker Diego Costa will reportedly only leave Chelsea if he can seal a switch to Atletico Madrid in January.
Saul Niguez in action for Spain Under-21s against Italy Under-21s on March 27. 2017
Result: Spain Under-21s hold on to beat Portugal Under-21s
Goals from Saul Niguez, Sandro Ramirez and Inaki Williams earn Spain a 3-1 victory over Portugal at Under-21 Euro 2017.
Jun 20, 21:40
Marco Asensio in action during the friendly between Italy under-21s and Spain under-21s on March 27, 2017
Live Commentary: Portugal Under-21s 1-3 Spain Under-21s - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Spain's 3-1 victory over Portugal in Group B at Under-21 Euro 2017.
Jun 20, 19:15
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Result: Serbia Under-21s, Macedonia Under-21s play out entertaining draw
Serbia Under-21s and Macedonia Under-21s play out a 2-2 draw in their Group B fixture at Under-21 Euro 2017.
Jun 20, 18:54
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Live Commentary: Serbia Under-21s 2-2 Macedonia Under-21s - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of the 2-2 draw between Serbia and Macedonia at Under-21 Euro 2017.
Jun 20, 16:30
Tammy Abraham represents England Under-19s against Japan Under-19s on November 15, 2015
Huw Jenkins: 'Swansea City want to sign Tammy Abraham'
Swansea City chairman Huw Jenkins says that the Welsh club are interested in signing Chelsea forward Tammy Abraham.
Jun 19, 15:56
A general view from inside Molineux ahead of Wolves' opening Championship game against Norwich on August 10, 2014
Jed Wallace close to leaving Wolverhampton Wanderers for Millwall?
Wolverhampton Wanderers midfielder Jed Wallace is reportedly close to securing a permanent transfer to Millwall.
Jun 19, 15:39
Manchester City's Leroy Sane and Huddersfield Town's Isaiah Brown on February 18, 2017
Huddersfield Town keen to sign Chelsea forward Isaiah Brown?
Huddersfield Town are reportedly in talks to sign Chelsea forward Isaiah Brown, who spent the second half of last season on loan at the Terriers.
Jun 19, 15:27
A general view prior to the Clydesdale Bank Premier League match between Rangers and Hearts at Ibrox Stadium on July 23, 2011
Rangers announce Alfredo Morelos signing
Rangers announce the signing of HJK Helsinki striker Alfredo Morelos on a three-year deal.
Jun 19, 15:09
Calum Chambers during a training session ahead of the Champions League clash between Arsenal and Barcelona on February 22, 2016
Calum Chambers heaps praise on Per Mertesacker
Arsenal defender Calum Chambers says that Per Mertesacker has been a 'great mentor' to him during his time at the Emirates Stadium.
Jun 19, 14:56
Arsenal full-back Hector Bellerin in action during his side's Premier League clash with Hull City at the Emirates Stadium on September 17, 2016
Juventus enter race for Arsenal defender Hector Bellerin?
Juventus reportedly decide to enter the race to sign Arsenal defender Hector Bellerin ahead of the start of next season.
Jun 19, 14:40
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp before the match against Arsenal on March 4, 2017
Liverpool ready to move for Gaetan Laborde?
Liverpool are reportedly preparing to make an offer for Bordeaux striker Gaetan Laborde as boss Jurgen Klopp looks to strengthen his squad ahead of next season.
Jun 19, 14:29
A general view prior to the Clydesdale Bank Premier League match between Rangers and Hearts at Ibrox Stadium on July 23, 2011
Rangers learn Europa League opponents
Rangers are drawn to face Progres Niederkorn in the first qualifying round of the Europa League, with a trip to either AEL Limassol or St Josephs FC awaiting the winners.
Jun 19, 14:17