Unai Emery gives update on Danny Welbeck’s Arsenal future

Unai Emery has closed the door on Danny Welbeck leaving Arsenal until January. The Gunners were willing to listen to offers for the England striker this week but were unable to agree a deal for him to leave. Emery had already informed Welbeck – who scored five goals in 28 Premier League appearances last season – that he will not […]

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Danny Welbeck and Wilfried Zaha on Everton radar

Wilfried Zaha features prominently on Marco Silva’s wishlist of targets as the Everton boss plans his Blues overhaul. Silva feels Zaha could give Everton the pace and creativity they badly need up front and transform their toothless attack. However Crystal Palace are determined to hang on to the former Manchester United forward and would want at least £60million for him. […]

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England team sends fans love from Russia saying main aim is to ‘make them proud’

The England team said thanks to their millions of fans back home ­yesterday with heartfelt messages sent from Russia with love. Our young squad were in a buoyant mood as they got a day off for sightseeing in St Petersburg, with midfield ace Fabian Delph, 28, telling supporters: “To make you guys proud is the most important thing for us.” […]

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‘Kane can’t shoulder goal-scoring burden alone – others must chip in’

Football is a science as well as an art these days, with statistics playing an ­increasingly important ­factor. Yet, as a striker, ‘goals scored’ was the only stat that ever ­mattered to me… which is why I believe Gareth Southgate HAS to find a place for Danny ­Welbeck in his starting XI ­tomorrow night. You look at this England side, […]

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England striker Danny Welbeck backs Marcus Rashford to shine at World Cup following Manchester United ace's stunner against Costa Rica

Two years ago, Manchester United starlet Rash was given just 21 minutes of action by Roy Hodgson before England were ignominiously dumped out of the Euros by Iceland. But this time he aims to emulate the feats of former young Lions Owen and Rooney and become one of Gareth Southgate’s main men by taking a tournament by storm. Rashford, 20, […]

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5 talking points as England see off Costa Rica in final World Cup warm up

Marcus Rashford fired England to Russia with a stunning goal as Gareth Southgate’s stars completed their final warm-up before the World Cup by beating Costa Rica. And it was Manchester United striker Rashford who raised the roof at Elland Road with a fabulous 13th minute strike that had optimistic fans chanting “Football’s coming home”. Premature maybe, but Three Lions boss […]

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When England's World Cup stars met their footballing idols when they were kids and more

Harry Kane, Jesse Lingard and Danny Welbeck are heading to the World Cup with England, but when they were kids they wanted to be just like their idols too. So it's no wonder the moment they were sidled up to their favourite player they asked for a snap. SunSport has rounded up the best footballers as kids coyly posing next […]

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