The new Stieg Larsson: David Lagercrantz, author of The Girl in the Spider’s Web. Photograph: Moa Karlberg/New York Times

(...) appeared in English this May. But although it is nominally a police procedural, Fall of Man in Wilmslow is(...)

Lucinda Creighton, leader of Renua Ireland,  during the party’s first think-in in Dublin. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

(...) in English soccer. The think-in reached its nadir in 2010, when Brian Cowen shipped major political(...)

Striker Danny Welbeck has undergone surgery on his left knee and will be out for “a period of months”, Arsenal have announced. Photo: Adam Davy/PA Wire.

Arsenal will be without England forward Danny Welbeck for several months after he underwent surgery on a knee problem. The 24-year-old, signed from Ma(...)

Both Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal and Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger failed to sign an established out-and-out centre forward during the last tranasfer window. Photo: David Price/Getty Images

(...) ultimately be classed as good rather than great, some way short of English football’s great white Pele. All(...)

Roy Keane speaks to the media following Ireland training in Abbotstown yesterday. Photo: Morgan Treacy/INPHO
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  • September 3, 2015, 08:17

English champions. Cunningham faces his ultimate test Galway manager Anthony Cunningham is well used to(...)

Louis van Gaal:  had his eyes on Barcelona’s Neymar and Real Madrid’s Gareth Bale but failed to sign them. Photograph:  Nick Potts/PA Wire

Louis van Gaal’s splurge in the transfer market is over with the Dutchman having brought in 12 new players for more than £250 million (€340 million) (...)

French international Dmitri Payet joined West Ham for €14.5 million from Marseille. Photograph: Getty

(...) to playing English talent, lamentably failed to ask the difficult questions, and now has its answer(...)

Saido Berahino: tweeted on deadline day that he would never play for Jeremy Peace, the Albion chairman, again. Photograph: Jon Buckle/PA Wire

(...) in the wrong frame of mind to concentrate on soccer. Pulis now has the challenging task of talking(...)

Spain manager Vincent del Bosque has said Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea must be playing if he is to be considered for Euro 2016 selection. Photograph: Afp

Spain manager Vicente del Bosque admits it will be difficult for him to select David de Gea in his European Championship squad if the goalkeeper remai(...)

(...) strength and determination to play effectively with his back to goal in English football. Though capable of(...)