Leeds United manager Marcelo Bielsa. Before the arrival of Bielsa, Leeds had essentially spent the better part of 17 years being a punchline, a disaster zone, or both. Photograph: Action Images

When the actor Nikolaj Coster-Waldau appeared on the Jimmy Kimmel show this week, he was not there only to talk about his role as Jaime Lannister in G(...)

Burnley’s English striker Ashley Barnes trips up a pitch invader during the Premier League clash between West Ham United and Burnley at The London Stadium. Photo: Ben Stansall/Getty Images

“The people doing it in front of where you are sitting are the ones that really hurt because you can see the hatred in their eyes. You could almost ex(...)

Gareth Barry and Jonny Evans: two of the four West Brom  players that nicked a taxi at five in the morning outside a McDonald’s in Spain. Photograph: Nick Potts/PA

Something old, something new, something random – such as four experienced West Brom players nicking a taxi in Barcelona at five in the morning at a Mc(...)

President of the International Olympic Committee Thomas Bach did not attend the opening of the Paralympics. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has pledged to co-operate with Brazilian authorities investigating alleged ticket touting during Rio 2016. (...)