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Arsene Wenger, pictured, has been tipped to lift more trophies by former Arsenal defender Martin Keown

Keown: Wenger can rise above taunts

Gary Cahill wants Chelsea to lay down a marker for the season by winning the Community Shield

Cahill wants to send message

Australia coach Darren Lehmann, right, is supporting captain Michael Clarke, left, despite a lack of form

Clarke has Lehmann's support

James Anderson was unable to toast England's win at Edgbaston

Dry spell for unlucky Anderson

Jamie Peacock rolled back the years with a brilliant solo try

Peacock class pleases McDermott

Mark Footitt could make a Test debut at Trent Bridge

England spots for Footitt, Plunkett

Tiger Woods found form in Virginia (AP)

Woods well placed as he finds form

Jamie Jones-Buchanan, right, is likely to be out for the season with a knee injury

McDermott hails Leeds resilience

Enner Valencia's injury 'appears significant'

'Significant' injury for Valencia

New West Brom striker Rickie Lambert scored twice on debut against Bristol Rovers

Lambert scores brace on Baggies bow

Beijing will host the 2022 Winter Olympics

Beijing handed 2022 winter Olympics

Theo Walcott, pictured, and Santi Cazorla have signed new contract extensions with Arsenal

Walcott and Cazorla sign new deals

Jose Mourinho, right, is unconcerned about his record against Arsene Wenger, left

Mourinho: History not a factor

Chris Froome completed his second Tour de France triumph on Sunday

Rio-bound Froome 'already a great'

Alastair Cook led England to an eight-wicket Ashes victory at Edgbaston

Cook targets Ashes-clinching win

Ian Bell led the chase as England regained the lead in the Ashes

England reclaim Ashes lead

England's James Anderson is out of the fourth Ashes Test through injury

Anderson hopeful of Oval return

Jamie Peacock, left, scored the try of the match as Leeds beat St Helens to reach the Challenge Cup final

Peacock sends Rhinos to Wembley

Greg Rutherford won the Diamond League long jump in Sweden

Rutherford victorious in Stockholm

Justin Rose is the defending champion at the Quicken Loans National

Rose blooms while Woods makes gains

Steven Finn, right, took five wickets on day two at Edgbaston

Finn revels in dream return

Dale Steyn has become only the 13th player to take 400 Test wickets

Steyn passes 400 Test wickets

Mo Farah has been caught up in the doping allegations surrounding his coach

No wrongdoing by Farah - UKA

Ronald Koeman was a happy man as Southampton beat Vitesse 3-0

Delighted Koeman avoids complacency

West Ham boss Slaven Bilic was sent from the stands as his side drew 2-2 with Astra Giurgiu.

Valencia knee worry for Bilic

Derek McInnes praised his team's reaction in Kazakhstan

McLean strike gives hope to Dons

Richard Scudamore is not in favour of moving individual matches

Premier League unmoved on fixtures

Dame Sarah Storey claimed yet another world title

Storey adds to World title haul

James Anderson walks off the field after hurting his side at Edgbaston

Anderson suffers side problem

Steven Finn (right) has taken seven wickets so far in his comeback Test

Finn flurry puts England near win

Chancel Mbemba has been cleared by the FA to join Newcastle

Newcastle net Mbemba deal

Vlad Chiriches made 43 first-team appearances for Tottenham

Napoli agree deal for Chiriches

Shane Long celebrates after scoring the third goal

Saints shine on European return

Mauro Zarate celebrates scoring West Ham's second goal

Ten-man West Ham draw with Astra

Angel Di Maria is said to be closing in on a move to PSG

Luiz looks forward to Angel arrival

England and Wales will both support Michel Platini in the FIFA presidential election

Platini has Wales' support

Kenny McLean was on target again against Kairat Almaty

McLean keeps Dons in contention

Anthony Crolla, left, has been granted an immediate rematch after a controversial decision

Crolla granted Perez rematch

Sebastian Coe is edging closer to winning the IAAF presidency

Coe boost in IAAF presidency race

Blackpool supporters have protested against chairman Karl Oyston

Blackpool fined £50,000

A mistake from Phil Jones led to Paris St Germain's opening goal

United punished by PSG

Angel Di Maria had a disappointing first year at Old Trafford and could now leave

Di Maria 'close' to PSG move

England's James Anderson was focused after a poor showing at Lord's

Anderson was spurred on by Lord's

Celtic's Dedryck Boyata, left, headed in a corner from Kris Commons on Wednesday night

Boyata buoyed by late Celtic winner

Wojciech Szczesny will represent Roma during the 2015-16 season

Szczesny seals Roma loan switch

Sir Peter O'Sullevan has died at the age of 97

Sir Peter O'Sullevan dies, aged 97

Rory McIlroy remains sidelined by a serious ankle injury

McIlroy will not defend title

Tom Brady is due to miss the first four games of the 2015 season

Patriots blast Deflategate decision

Selector Rod Marsh has defended the decision not to recall Brad Haddin, pictured, for the third Ashes Test

Marsh defends Haddin omission

James Anderson led the way as Australia were bowled out cheaply at Edgbaston

Anderson puts England in control

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