Sports calendar 2024: Olympic Games in Paris, European Men’s Championship and much more

A big year ahead for (clockwise from top left) Simone Biles, Harry Kane, Dina Asher-Smith, Iga Swiatek, Jos Buttler and Max Verstappen (Getty) The coming months will offer no shortage of action in the sporting world, with a host of major international tournaments taking place in 2024 – such as the Paris Olympics, the European … Read more

West Ham vs Tottenham LIVE: Latest Premier League team news, line-ups and more tonight

West Ham host Tottenham in a midweek match as the two London rivals look to position themselves in the European places as the Premier League season quickly draws to a close. David Moyes’ team suffered a heartbreaking and dramatic collapse against Newcastle in their last outing, dropping a 3-1 lead at St. James’ Park to … Read more

The two factors Wales must utilize to beat Poland and reach Euro 2024

Brennan Johnson could be key to getting Wales to Euro 2024 (Getty) The long, complicated and confusing route to Euro 2024 comes to a head on Tuesday evening, with three play-off places to be settled and Wales hoping they can claim one, facing Poland at the Cardiff City Stadium and benefiting from the confidence generated. … Read more

Grow, sell, repeat: how Brazilian football fuels Europe and the Premier League with young talent

Endrick, who will join Real Madrid this summer, is Brazil’s next top talent (Getty Images) For any Brazilian teenager who breaks into the first team of a big club like Corinthians, Sao Paulo, Flamengo or Fluminense, there’s a good chance they’ve just earned a lucrative ticket to European football. The five most expensive transfers in … Read more

‘My performances were brilliant’: Harry Maguire defends England spot – and the stats prove him right

Harry Maguire believes he has fully justified Gareth Southgate’s faith in him as he continued to excel for England even during his troubles at Manchester United. The centre-back also claims that the harsh criticism leveled at him was due to the club he played for – and that it would not have been the same … Read more

Sports quiz of the week: champions, challengers, crowds and changes

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The figures that show that Arsenal are better than last season

The arrival of Declan Rice has changed the face of Mikel Arteta’s Arsenal – Reuters/John Sibley Could a team two places lower in the Premier League, with fewer points and fewer goals scored than at the comparable stage of the previous campaign, have improved? It sounds unlikely, but evidence is mounting that this is true … Read more