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Tasered footballer had CPR for 35 minutes

Image copyright Ipswich Town Image caption Atkinson started his career at Ipswich Town, before moving to Sheffield Wednesday, Real Sociedad, Aston Villa and Fenerbahçe Doctors battled in vain for 35 minutes to save ex-footballer Dalian Atkinson after he was Tasered by police, the inquest into his death has heard. He died 90 minutes after the

Celtic vs Hapoel Be'er Sheva: Brendan Rodgers praises major shareholder after surviving Champions League scare

Boss Brendan Rodgers placed major shareholder Dermot Desmond and chief executive Peter Lawwell at the head of those he mentioned after Celtic reached the Champions League on Tuesday night. The Hoops lost 2-0 to Israeli outfit Hapoel Be’er Sheva in the Turner stadium but a 5-4 aggregate score ultimately vindicated the Parkhead board’s decision to appoint the

Pogba to wait for Red Devils’ bow

Manchester United will be without suspended duo Paul Pogba and Chris Smalling for their trip to Bournemouth on Sunday. The Red Devils only found out on Wednesday that their £89million world record signing Pogba would be carrying a one-game ban over from the Coppa Italia final with Juventus. Smalling is also banned following his sending

FA to name Sam Allardyce as England manager in next 24 hours

Sam Allardyce will be named the new England manager in the next 24 hours with Sunderland on Wednesday night expressing their “anger and frustration” over his impending appointment. Press Association Sport understands the 61-year-old is expected to be announced as Roy Hodgson’s successor on Thursday, but the Black Cats, who revealed disquiet over the process

CONFIRMED: Norwich City sign Northern Ireland’s Euro 2016 hero Michael McGovern on free transfer

Norwich City have signed Northern Ireland goalkeeper Michael McGovern on a free transfer. The 32-year-old has penned a three-year deal at Carrow Road, having left Hamilton Academical earlier this summer. McGovern played under Canaries boss Alex Neil when he was player-manager of the Scottish Premiership side. The experienced shot-stopper moves to Carrow Road on the back of a fine

Middlesbrough complete Valdes deal

Victor Valdes won the Champions League three times with Barcelona Middlesbrough have signed former Barcelona and Manchester United goalkeeper Victor Valdes. The 34-year-old, who has played 106 Champions League games, has signed on a two-year deal after being released by United in June. Valdes spent time on loan with Standard Liege last season. “You can’t

Cardiff ‘still in the fight’ – Slade

Russell Slade is a former Leyton Orient manager Russell Slade says Cardiff City are “still in the fight” for the Championship play-offs and has urged fans to “stay with us”. Tuesday’s 2-1 defeat by Brentford left them six points shy of sixth-placed Sheffield Wednesday. Ipswich also have a mathematical chance of making the play-offs with