Danny Welbeck moves to Arsenal. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA Wire.

Arsenal sweated until beyond the final minutes of the transfer window to complete a deal to sign Danny Welbeck for £16m (€20,156,800) from Manchester (...)

 Crystal Palace have agreed a new club-record £7million fee with Wigan for midfielder James McArthur. Martin Rickett/PA Wire.

Crystal Palace have agreed a new club-record £7million (€8,857,800) fee with Wigan for midfielder James McArthur.Leicester City had agreed a £7million(...)

Goalkeeper Mark Howard of Sheffield United saves Enner Valencia’s  penalty in the shoot out between West Ham United and Sheffield United at the Boleyn Ground. Photograph:  Paul Gilham/Getty Images

Manchester United were not the only Premier League side to be unceremoniously dumped out of the Capital One Cup either, with three others - Burnley, L(...)

Alesana Tuilagi, right, in action against Leinster during the European Cup quarter-final match at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin, April 9th, 2011. Photograph: Getty Images

A Samoan rugby player has been charged at a Dublin court with a serious assault in the city centre more than three years ago.Alesana Tuilagi (33), who(...)

British actor and director Lord Richard Attenborough has died at the age of 90. Photograph: EPA

Lord Richard Attenborough, who has died at the age of 90, was never all that keen on his frequent satiric representation as a sort of endlessly lachry(...)

Richard Attenborough in 2008: the film Gandhi marked the pinnacle of his career. Photograph: Getty Images 0:50

Richard Attenborough, the film director who chronicled the end of British colonial rule in India with his Oscar-winning epic Gandhi and performed in m(...)

Chelsea’s Diego Costa celebrates scoring his side’s first goal  during a pre-season friendly at Stamford Bridge The club are pinning their Premier League title hopes hopes on  the former Atletico Madrid man hitting  the back of the net regularl in the season ahead. Photograph: Andrew Matthews/PA

Given a ball has not been kicked and around 500 players are yet to appear in any of the 380 Premier League matches that will unfold across the next 10(...)

Wayne Rooney, scorer of United’s equaliser, is challenged by Liverpool’s Martin Skrtel during the International Champions Cup final in Miami. Photograph: Chris Trotman/Getty Images

Nobody ever said this was going to be easy. Even before Louis van Gaal’s appointment at Manchester United the general prognosis was one of grizzled an(...)

Undated handout photo issued by Leicestershire Police of (left to right top row) Tristan Richards, Kemo Porter, Shaun Carter, Nathaniel Mullings, (bottom row left to right) Aaron Webb, Jackson Powell, Akeem Jeffers and Cairo Parker who have been sentenced today at Nottingham Crown Court for their part the deaths of a mother and her three children in a botched revenge attack. Image: Leicestershire Police/PA Wire.

Two men have been jailed for life over a botched revenge attack in which the wife and three children of a Dublin-based surgeon were killed.Tristan Ric(...)

Dublin-based surgeon Muhammad Taufiq Al Sattar lost his wife, daughter and two sons in the fire at their home in Leicester. Photograph: Matthew Cooper/PA Wire

Eight young men, including two who face jail for murder, have been convicted of involvement in an arson attack on a home in Leicester that killed t(...)