Max Verstappen F1 title prediction made by Jan Lammers as Red Bull trick identified

Max Verstappen will be ready to battle for the F1 title from the off when the delayed 2020 season gets underway and Red Bull have plenty more in their locker. That is the verdict of former F1 driver Jan Lammers, who says Red Bull were smart not to show their true quality during testing last month. Verstappen will be among the drivers eager to end Lewis Hamilton’s reign as the

Manase Fainu case pushed back until May due to coronavirus, de Belin trial also set for delays

Manase Fainu's case has been delayed with his future "uncertain" as the coronavirus crisis wreaks havoc on the NSW court system. Fainu's case was supposed to be back in court on Wednesday, but was handled in closed chambers and adjourned to a later date as the court system attempts to halt the spread of COVID-19. Jack de Belin's case, which is currently set down for April 8, is also set

Man Utd boss Solskjaer has transfer decision to make on superstar Ferguson loves

Not too many players said no to Sir Alex Ferguson during his time at Manchester United, but Gareth Bale was one of them. And with the Real Madrid star reportedly available for free, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has a decision to make. Does he gamble on one of the best players of the last decade? Or does he stick with his current policy of youth? Ferguson always tried to sign the

Berbatov highlights problem Man Utd face with Bruno Fernandes and Paul Pogba

Dimitar Berbatov has suggested Bruno Fernandes and Paul Pogba will not be able to play together at Man Utd as they are too "similar". The two players are yet to feature in the same United side as Pogba continues his recovery from an ankle injury. In the meantime Fernandes has quickly taken to the hearts of United fans, lightening the burden imposed on his teammates by Pogba's absence. And former

Arsenal hero Santi Cazorla considering return under Mikel Arteta - but there’s a catch

Santi Cazorla could return to Arsenal while Mikel Arteta is in charge – but not as a player. That’s the belief of Spanish football expert Guillem Balague, who says he has spoken with the veteran midfielder about his future. Cazorla is currently back in La Liga playing for Villarreal, where his career started out in 2003. The 35-year-old’s career best arguably came at Arsenal, where he won two FA Cups in

Arsenal 'set to enter race to sign Barcelona defender Samuel Umtiti'

Arsenal ‘set to enter race to sign Barcelona defender Samuel Umtiti’ as Mikel Arteta begins overhaul of his defence ahead of next season Arsenal are said to be considering a move for Barcelona defender Samuel Umtiti  The 26-year-old has struggled for regular game time at the Nou Camp recently Umtiti has long been linked with a move to one of the Premier League’s big clubs Mikel Arteta will face competition

Aleksander Ceferin hits out at 'fake news' that would guarantee Liverpool title

UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin hit out at the 'fake news' that would have seen Liverpool handed the Premier League title amid the coronavirus pandemic. The Premier League and other top-flight European football leagues have been told by UEFA that they want the current season finished by June 30. The Premier League has suspended all games until April 4 as coronavirus sweeps through the UK, but it is not yet known

How Zinedine Zidane failed to bring Steven Gerrard to Real Madrid

Zinedine Zidane once tried to lure Steven Gerrard to Real Madrid, insisting the Liverpool legend was "the best in the world" at the peak of his powers. Gerrard was linked with a number of moves to Madrid throughout his glittering career at Anfield, but instead chose to stay loyal to the Reds – racking up 710 appearances for them. As well as captaining the club to a historic 2004/04 Champions

Tottenham receive huge transfer boost as Real Madrid make strange Gareth Bale decision

Tottenham have been handed a huge transfer boost after it emerged that Real Madrid are willing to let Gareth Bale leave on a free transfer in the upcoming summer window. Spurs were reportedly confident they would be able to sign Bale in the January window, but were unable to get a deal across the line. Tottenham reportedly tried to bring Bale back to north London in the January window, and

What coronavirus crackdown means for your sport

Grassroots sport across the country has become one of the major casualties of the coronavirus crisis, with most games and training suspended for at least a month in the wake of “fear in the community” over the outbreak. Tens of thousands of kids’ weekends are suddenly wide open across the country after their favourite sports fell like dominoes in the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak. Footballers, club cricketers, social netballers