England manager Roy Hodgson said there were signs of progress in this World Cup but it still led to an early exit. Photograph: Nick Potts/PA Wire.

It is strange to look back and consider that most of the important things were said before the Uruguay game. Roy Hodgson teased Luis Suarez to prov(...)

Wayne Rooney may have scored his first World Cup goal for England but found himself firmly in the shade of Uruguay’s Luis Suarez. Photograph: Ivan Alvarado/Reuters

England 1 Uruguay 2 In the days before the game there was no disagreement: Luis Suarez wouldn’t last. How could he? Uruguay’s decision not to r(...)

 Carlo Ancelotti (centre) alongside former Real Madrid player Zinedine Zidane (left) and Real president Florentino Perez at Estadio Bernabeu  in Madrid, Spain. Photograph:  Denis Doyle/Getty Images

Thirty-seven days after Real Madrid announced that José Mourinho was leaving, the Peacemaker arrived. Carlo Ancelotti was finally presented as the new(...)

Uruguay’s Luis Suarez (right) has had enough of life in England.  Photograph: Andres Stapff/Reuters

Liverpool striker Luis Suarez has reiterated his love for the club, but again insisted that he needs to leave Anfield.The Uruguayan star is currently (...)