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The Etihad  Stadium  descends into a stunned hush after Raheem Sterling’s ‘winner’ is disallowed. Photograph: Anthony Devlin/AFP/Getty Images

If football isn’t your cup of tea then you’d most likely have been oblivious to events in Manchester on Wednesday night, although come Thursday mornin(...)

With his conscientious Scandinavian modesty, his get-on-with-it optimism and his apparent childlike love of the club, Ole Gunnar Solskjær could not have been more perfectly scripted as the anti-Mourinho. Photograph:  Reuters/ Eddie Keogh

It has been a sensational three months for what the men who run Manchester United – Ed Woodward and Richard Arnold – like to call “the biggest TV show(...)

France’s coach Didier Deschamps celebrates with his son Dylan after the World Cup final win over Croatia. Photograph: Odd Andersen/AFP/Getty

“I don’t know where this is going but we are swimming in happiness,” said Didier Deschamps, as the Fifa officials scrambled to get his press conferenc(...)

Fernando Muslera (R) of Uruguay is beaten as France go 2-0 up during the FIFA World Cup 2018 quarter final: negative sentiment Qatar 2020 and the manner in which it won the vote will weigh on sponsors

The World Cup is a feast of football and is also usually a feast of sponsorship with international brands eager to cash in on the global attention and(...)

  Sweden’s Andreas Granqvist celebrates scoring their  penalty. Photograph: Matthew Childs/Reuters

Sweden 1 South Korea 0 There is a feeling with VAR that all it is doing is replacing one sort of controversy with another. In days gone by, Swedish (...)

 Gary Lineker will front Friday’s World Cup draw. Photograph: Ian Walton/Getty Images

As the days ticked down you kept thinking he might still have something up his sleeve. Maybe this is a brilliantly orchestrated inside job. Maybe half(...)

Cameroon players argue with referee Wilmar Roldan after he sent off the wrong player. Photo: Buda Mendes/Getty Images

Germany 3 Cameroon 1 Germany eased into the Confederations Cup semi-finals with a 3-1 win over Cameroon on Sunday as the VAR system was again thrust (...)

Camping Les Ormes in Dol de Bregtagne, Brittany

Thought five-star camping was a contradiction in terms? Check out our top 10 sites with fun stuff for kids, and sights to see for grown-ups, to ensure(...)

Peg-boards and pestles: Julia Moskin, a food writer for the ‘New York Times’ in Julia Child’s kitchen at La Pitchoune, Chateauneuf-Grasse, France. Photograph: France Keyser/New York Times

When I hefted the rolling pin in my hand, I finally felt it: a thread of energy, a thrill of recognition. I knew I was standing in Julia Child’s kitch(...)

Europe’s most famous opera festival takes place in Verona, Italy, from June 19th to August 25th

Chipping Campden Music Festival (May 10th-23rd) Two weeks of quality choral and orchestral music in perhaps the most perfect setting in Britain, (...)

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