10 of the best beaches and islands in Denmark, Sweden, Norway and Finland

Søndervig, Denmark Sun worshippers and sea divers have been drawn to Søndervig, known as the gateway to the North Sea, for over a century, drawn by its silvery-gold sands and grassy dunes. There are good facilities: mini golf, tennis, trampolines and Segways are all available near the beach, with some excellent seafood restaurants in town. … Read more

Alessia Russo adds new dimension to England in crucial win over France

Russo dominated French defender Maelle Lakrar as England won 2-1 (Reuters) England have had their fair share of wake-up calls recently and haven’t always responded. But this time they finally did what was necessary. The Lionesses found their rhythm against France in Saint-Etienne and overcame the problems that plagued them in Friday’s defeat at Newcastle. … Read more

The good times are drying up for the Lionesses – here’s how to fix things

The expressions say it all as Sarina Wiegman and Keira Walsh look dejected after 2-1 defeat to France – Reuters/Phil Noble It has been the soundtrack to so many wonderful moments for this England team, the song that accompanies an abundance of magical memories. “Dear Caroline, good times never seemed so good…” But will they … Read more

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The contenders to replace Erik ten Hag at Man Utd if he is fired

Mauricio Pochettino’s departure from Chelsea means new option for Man Utd to consider – Getty Images/Matt McNulty Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag is sweating on his future as the club conducts an end-of-year review. United had a very disappointing league season, although the season ended on a high with victory over Manchester City in … Read more

Newcastle United squad audit: Callum Wilson and Miguel Almiron leave, but Alexander Isak should stay

There has been a feeling all season that this Newcastle United team is nearing the end of its sell-by date, with Eddie Howe needing to move players and find upgrades this summer to continue their progress towards a consistent top-six team. Like most Premier League clubs, Newcastle has concerns about profits and sustainability and will … Read more

Jürgen Klopp and the prospect of a suitably chaotic Anfield farewell