Phil Neville is consoled by David Beckham after giving away a crucial penalty against Romania at Euro 2000. Photograph: Getty

Euro 2000: England 2 Romania 3 June 20th 2000 Two years on from David Beckham’s kick on Diego Simeone, the resultant red card and England’s exit fro(...)

Vacant beach chairs at the Egyptian tourist resort of Sharm el-Sheikh. Photograph: Chris McGrath/Getty Images
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Image of the week: Ghost resort It was, to be fair, only April 1st when this photograph of vacant beach chairs at the Egyptian tourist resort of Sh(...)

Irish fashion designer Daniel Kearns, who will work with David Beckham on his new label as creative director of the British heritage brand Kent & Curwen

Irish menswear designer Daniel Kearns has been appointed creative director of the British heritage brand Kent & Curwen in a five year partnership (...)

 Zlatan Ibrahimovic has suggested he would be open to a move to the Premier League when his PSG contract expires in the summer. Photograph: AFP

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has suggested he would be receptive to interest from Premier League clubs if he leaves Paris Saint-Germain in the summer, with the (...)

Beyonce and Chris Martin of Coldplay perform during half-time at the NFL’s Super Bowl 50 football game between the Carolina Panthers and the Denver Broncos in Santa Clara, California. Photograph: Lucy Nicholson/Reuters

Coldplay, Beyonce, and Bruno Mars performed a set of their chart-topping hits during an energetic and colourful performance at the Super Bowl. The (...)

Real Madrid’s new French coach Zinedine Zidane. Photograph: Gerard Julien/AFP/Getty Images

You’d have to have a heart of stone not to feel sympathy for Rafa Benítez this week: as if receiving the most unceremoniously crude axe imaginable fro(...)

Campaigns That Shook The World is written by Danny Rogers, and published by Kogan Page, priced €18.99

Given the title of this book by seasoned UK media and marketing journalist Danny Rogers, it is perhaps unsurprising that it opens with accounts(...)

Jürgen Klopp has spoken to LA Galaxy midfielder Steven Gerrard about returning to his former club, according to reports. Photograh: Getty

Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp has spoken to former captain Steven Gerrard about the prospect of him returning to the club, but only in regards to tra(...)

Alex Ferguson: “One of the pupils at Harvard said to me, ‘What do you know now that you wish you’d known 30 years ago?’ - and it’s communication. When I was younger I wanted to rule the world and do everything.”

When Sir Alex Ferguson became a professional footballer in the early 1960s, he earned £16 a week (£300 in today’s money) in a sport that was a solid (...)

Rugby’s uncanny knack to organise a singalong brought a boozy, knees up atmosphere to Twickenham. With 82,000 fans breaking into ‘Sweet Caroline’ and (...)