Brighton’s Aaron Connolly lifts a shot over Newcastle goalkeeper Martin Dubravka only to see his goal-bound shot cleared off the line by Fabian Schar during the Premier League game at St James’ Park. Photograph: Dan Istitene/Getty Images

Republic of Ireland under-21 international Aaron Connolly was denied a dream first goal in the Premier League as a dominant Brighton team were held to(...)

  Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scores the winning goal for Arsenal past Newcastle goalkeeper Martin Dubravka during the Premier League match  at St James’ Park. Photograph: Stu Forster/Getty Images

Newcastle 0 Arsenal 1 A little bit of a boycott and an awful lot of rain ensured that Steve Bruce’s Newcastle United reign began in downbeat mode as (...)

Monaco’s  coach Thierry Henry and Nice’s  coach Patrick Vieira react at the end of the French Ligue 1 match between Monaco and Nice  at the Stade Louis II on Wednesday.Photograph: Valery Hache/AFP/Getty Images

They occupied their own intensely involved worlds for almost two hours but, when their first taste of short-term enmity was done, Thierry Henry and Pa(...)