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Super 8s: Leeds Rhinos v St Helens

Eighteen-year-old full-back Jack Walker has been recalled to the Leeds Rhinos side as they host St Helens.

Mitch Garbutt, who has missed the past two matches with a calf injury, is named in the squad but there is no place for Ashton Golding.

Saints make just one change from the team ...

2017-08-18 01:33 open_in_new
Everton's Europa League tie against Hajduk Split stopped after crowd trouble

Everton's Europa League play-off match against Hajduk Split was stopped for several minutes after trouble broke out in the away end at Goodison Park.

Play was suspended in the 33rd minute after supporters surged towards the pitch and objects were thrown.

The teams were made to wait ...

2017-08-17 23:17 open_in_new
M6 closure: Thelwall Viaduct defect on northbound side

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A stretch of the M6 in Cheshire was closed after a defect appeared on the ...

2017-08-17 21:53 open_in_new
Prescot man jailed after 2kg cocaine found in secret van compartment

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A man who had at least £70,000 worth of cocaine hidden in a secret ...

2017-08-17 18:03 open_in_new
HMRC to move into Liverpool's India Buildings

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Thousands of tax workers are to move into a "landmark" building in ...

2017-08-17 18:03 open_in_new
The Beatles: Ringo Starr's modified boots up for auction

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A pair of Beatle boots worn by Ringo Starr on stage in 1963 are to go ...

2017-08-17 18:03 open_in_new
Philippe Coutinho: Liverpool midfielder to miss Crystal Palace game with back injury

Liverpool midfielder Philippe Coutinho is to miss Saturday's game against Crystal Palace with a back injury as speculation continues about his future.

Barcelona have said they are "close" to signing the 25-year-old Brazilian.

He submitted a transfer request last week, days after the ...

2017-08-17 15:45 open_in_new
Bill Tupou: Wakefield Trinity centre signs new three-year deal at Belle Vue

Wakefield Trinity centre Bill Tupou has signed a new three-year deal that will expire in the winter of 2020.

The 27-year-old Tonga international joined Trinity from NRL side Canberra Raiders in 2015 and has scored 15 tries in 48 appearances.

Tupou has played both centre and wing for ...

2017-08-17 14:39 open_in_new
T20 Blast: Lancashire beat Worcestershire to keep quarter-final hopes alive

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Jos Buttler struck 52 from 40 balls as Lancashire Lightning beat Worcestershire Rapids by seven wickets to keep their T20 Blast campaign alive.

Buttler shared a 76-run partnership ...

2017-08-17 00:21 open_in_new
William Hill gambling addict smashed up betting shops 'in protest'

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A gambling addict smashed up screens and gaming machines in William Hill ...

2017-08-17 00:21 open_in_new
Ross Barkley: Everton midfielder suffers suspected hamstring injury

Everton manager Ronald Koeman says midfielder Ross Barkley "needs more tests" to assess the extent of his suspected hamstring injury.

The England international, who has been linked with a move to Tottenham, has not trained for several days but Koeman did not put a timeframe on his ...

2017-08-16 17:45 open_in_new
Sheyi Ojo: Liverpool forward joins Fulham on loan for 2017-18 season

Fulham have agreed a season-long loan deal for Liverpool youngster Sheyi Ojo.

The 20-year-old, who can play anywhere across the front line, was a member of the England side that won the Under-20 World Cup this summer.

Ojo has previously played Championship football during loan spells ...

2017-08-16 17:45 open_in_new
Trent Alexander-Arnold: First Liverpool goal 'a dream' for teenage defender

Liverpool defender Trent Alexander-Arnold described scoring on his European debut for his boyhood club as "a dream".

The 18-year-old opened the scoring with a neat free-kick as the Reds won 2-1 at Hoffenheim in their Champions League play-off first leg.

"It is indescribable," ...

2017-08-16 02:21 open_in_new
Gylfi Sigurdsson: Everton agree £45m deal for Swansea midfielder

Everton have agreed a deal to sign Swansea City midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson for a fee believed to be about £45m.

The Iceland international scored nine goals and contributed 13 assists last season to help the Swans beat the drop.

The 27-year old will have a medical at Goodison ...

2017-08-15 23:03 open_in_new
Yusuf Sonko death: Conspiracy to murder arrest over fatal shooting

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A man has been arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to murder after a ...

2017-08-15 18:39 open_in_new
Bradley Lowery: Stars to play in charity football match

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TV stars will join former footballers for a celebrity charity match in ...

2017-08-15 14:15 open_in_new
Everton's under-23 squad help buy house for homeless

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Everton FC's under-23 team have helped raise £245,000 to buy a house for ...

2017-08-15 14:15 open_in_new
Philippe Coutinho: Liverpool midfielder left out of squad for Hoffenheim match

Philippe Coutinho has been left out of Liverpool's squad for Tuesday's Champions League play-off first leg against Hoffenheim.

The 25-year-old midfielder submitted a transfer request last week, days after the club rejected a 100 million euros (£90m) bid from Barcelona.

He ...

2017-08-14 15:09 open_in_new
Eastleigh say pitch drainage problems will be fixed for Tranmere Rovers game

National League club Eastleigh insist ongoing problems with their pitch will be addressed before the visit of Tranmere Rovers visit on Saturday.

Kick-off was delayed for the game against Dagenham & Redbridge after drainage issues in one corner.

"There's an area of concern, but ...

2017-08-14 14:03 open_in_new
Philippe Coutinho: Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says owners will decide on sale

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp says he will "have to accept" it if Philippe Coutinho leaves but expects the club owners to refuse to sell the player.

The midfielder submitted a transfer request after the Reds said he was not for sale and rejected a 100 million euros (£90m) bid from ...

2017-08-12 19:09 open_in_new
Liverpool CCG officials quit after pay rise review

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Two NHS officials whose pay rises were reviewed as part of a government ...

2017-08-11 20:03 open_in_new