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Glenn Whelan has been released by Aston Villa following their promotion to the Premier League. Photograph: Mike Hewitt/Getty

Aston Villa manager Dean Smith has cut a swathe through his squad as he plans for a return to the Premier League by releasing eight players. Just fiv(...)

Dean Smith’s Aston Villa chalked up a club record 10th-straight victory against Millwall. Photograph: George Wood/Getty

Aston Villa 1 Millwall 0 Aston Villa manager Dean Smith hailed his history-making players following their 1-0 Championship win against Millwall at Vi(...)

Neil Warnock celebrates following Cardiff City’s crucial away Premier League win over Brighton which gives them a chance of avoiding relegation.  Photograph: Eddie Keogh/Reuters

Neil Warnock was as we imagine him: resentful and angry, face contorted and about to let everyone know about it. There was tension in the small room, (...)

Dean Smith has been named the new Aston Villa manager, with John Terry his assistant. Photograph: Nick Potts/PA

Dean Smith has been appointed Aston Villa’s head coach, with John Terry brought in to work alongside the former Brentford manager as his assistant as (...)

West Bromwich Albion will appoint Darren Moore as their manager after his successful stint in interim charge

West Bromwich Albion will appoint Darren Moore as their manager after his successful stint in interim charge. Moore took over in April following the (...)

Brentford’s John Egan has recovered from a second concussion injury. Photograph: Justin Setterfield/Getty

Brentford defender John Egan says that the second concussion he sustained in a matter of months, “knocked him for six,” but insists that having return(...)

Liberal MP Warren Entsch (centre) hugs Australian prime minister Malcolm Turnbull (left) after the passing of the Marriage Amendment Bill in the House of Representatives at Parliament House in Canberra. Photograph: Lukas Coach/EPA

Australia became the 26th country in the world to legalise same-sex marriage after a Bill to do so was passed almost unanimously through parliament ju(...)

Republic of Ireland midfielder Alan Judge has signed a new two-year deal at Brentford. Photograph: Paul Faith/AFP/Getty Images

Republic of Ireland midfield Alan Judge has signed a new two-year contract with Championship club Brentford. The Dubliner has been out of action for (...)

People need to feel that the benefits of being team players measurably outweigh the perceived and real costs of compromise and self-sacrifice

Discussing teamwork without identifying its incentives is akin to debating effective diets while ignoring willpower: The most important ingredient may(...)