Joe Cole was impressed with Antonio Rudiger’s display against Newcastle (Picture: BT Sport)Joe Cole singled out the ‘exceptional’ Antonio Rudiger for praise after Chelsea dominated Saturday’s Premier League match against Newcastle and moved, temporarily at least, to the top of the table.
An own goal from Federico Fernandez set Chelsea on their way and, after the visitors missed a host of chances, Tammy Abraham sealed three points, capitalising on superb approach play from
- Detective Constable Robert Ferrow, of Hampshire Police, is accused of completing and signing statement as part of the investigation into the death of mother-of-five Lucy-Anne Rushton.
- The 33-year-old actor took to Twitter on Tuesday morning to share an emotional statement with the revelation.
- The oldest daughters of late Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen will challenge their father's final trust and the team's top executives in court, arguing that their father was not mentally fit.
- A former retail worked who decorated Christmas trees to go in the shop window has shared the golden rule she was always told to follow when putting up artificial trees, racking up 750,000 views
- More than 20 women prisoners have been raped after a riot broke out in a jail in southeastern Democratic Republic of Congo in September.
- Joe Biden said he was doing 'good' after he fractured his foot while playing with his German Shepherd Major and showed off the black medical boot on his right foot.
- Aubameyang has just three goals in all competitions this season (Picture: Getty Images)Former Tottenham striker Darren Bent says questions must be asked about Arsenal captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s ‘effort’ and ‘work rate’ of late.The Gabon international’s 29 goals in all competitions last season helped fire the Gunners to FA Cup glory and saw him rewarded with a lucrative new contract in September.Since putting pen to paper on that fresh deal, worth a re
- Stratford-on-Avon has launched a judicial review into No 10's decision to put it into Tier 3
Netflix’s Sex Education season 3’s first behind the scenes shots see Ncuti Gatwa and Patricia Allison don masksThe cast were seen masking up in the first behind the scenes shots from Sex Education season 3 (Picture: @netflixUK)Fans of Netflix’s Sex Education were given a first glimpse at the set of season three of the hit show with some stunning behind the scenes shots. The pictures, taken by Tanya Reynolds – who plays the kooky Lily in the show, see some of the stars donning masks while on set. Tanya wrote: ‘Hey, I’m Tanya Reynolds and I play Lily in Sex Education. I li
- Piers Morgan has had enough of Laurence Fox (Picture: Rex/ITV)Piers Morgan has told Laurence Fox ‘people are tired of you being a d**khead’ in their latest war of words over coronavirus restrictions.Just one day after the Good Morning Britain presenter called for the controversial actor to ‘shutup’ after he irresponsibly tweeted that he had a ‘large group’ of friends over to his house for lunch, the pair have clashed online.It all kicked off when Piers shared
- EXCLUSIVE: Casting chiefs have said British passports are not enough for the roles they are trying to fill
- EXCLUSIVE: The former Liberal Democrat leader said threats to her child were 'a long way past the line of what is acceptable' amid fears women could be put off going into politics
- Paul Pogba [furthest right] in training today (Photo by Matthew Peters/Manchester United via Getty Images)Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has been boosted by the return of midfielder Paul Pogba to training before the side’s clash with Paris Saint-Germain.The 27-year-old has missed the last three matches with an ankle strain and the club feared he had suffered a recurrence of an issue that kept him sidelined for the majority of last season.
Pogba trained last Monday before the v
- Pub landlords warned the governent grant for 'wet pubs' that do not serve food does not go far enough and will force old fashioned pubs to the brink of closure.
- Molly Everette Gibson was born on October 26 to her mom Tina Gibson, who was only one year old when her daughter's embryo was frozen back in 1992.
- Shane Mays, 30, of Havant, Hampshire, is on trial accused of murdering 16-year-old Louise Smith, whose fire-damaged body was found 'defiled and burned' 13 days after she went missing in May.
- Caleb Waterhouse, 10, wants to help struggling families, just like his hero Marcus Rashford (Picture: Getty/FareShare Greater Manchester)A young Marcus Rashford fan has received a surprise birthday present from his idol after donating his football boots to help children in poverty.Caleb Waterhouse, 10, sent a heartwarming letter to food poverty charity FareShare asking if they could give his boots to the Manchester United footballer, 23, to sign so he could auction them off to raise money for st
Juan Mata reveals what Ander Herrera told him about Edinson Cavani in phone call before Man Utd transferHerrera called Mata to discuss Cavani’s transfer (Picture: Getty)Juan Mata revealed that Ander Herrera called him to tell him Edinson Cavani would be signing for Manchester United and what he should expect from the Uruguay international.Spain internationals Mata and Herrera both arrived at Old Trafford in 2014 but the latter moved to Paris Saint-Germain on a free transfer at the start of the 2019/20 season.
Herrera teamed up with Edinson Cavani – who scored 200 goals during a seven-y
- David Alaba has been linked with a move to Chelsea (Getty)David Alaba’s camp will not be holding talks with Chelsea in the January transfer window despite the defender’s situation at Bayern Munich still unresolved, according to reports in Germany.The Austria international will be out of contract at the end of the season and could be available on a free transfer next summer.Alaba would be free to negotiate with other clubs from the start of January, which could pave the way for a move
- At last – a fair chance to buy into the next gen (pic: Microsoft)UK retailer Box will be selling its stock of Xbox Series X by using a ballot system, to try and avoid scalpers buying up everything.A lack of stock is one thing – everyone understands that the coronavirus has made everything more difficult this year – but the worst thing about the next generation console launch has been the scalpers buying up all the consoles before normal customers get a chance.Actually, even wor
Physical activity has plummeted during the pandemic by 60% because gyms and sports clubs have closedThe level of physical activity in England has fallen sharply during the coronavirus pandemic as sports clubs and gyms have been forced to close and people have been working from home.
- Care home resident Doreen (left) alongside her daughter Sandy at Sunrise of Bassett care home in Southampton, Hampshire (Picture: PA)People living in care homes will finally be able to have visitors indoors again with a new system of coronavirus testing.Care homes will be allocated tests for Covid-19 which relatives and friends will be able to take before they visit.If they test negative, they will be able to see their loved ones again without needing to do so outdoors or through a window.
- Terrence Wilson, 32, from Eltham, southeast London, slammed his partner to the ground and grabbed a baseball bat in a bout of domestic abuse December 4 2019. He was sentenced at Isleworth Crown Court.
Netflix drops classic 90s films and fans go wild for Galaxy Quest addition: ‘Worth the subscription fee alone’Galaxy Quest has been added to Netflix UK and fans are thrilled (Picture: Rex)Netflix has dropped some of the most iconic 90s movies to get us through December – and we have no choice but to stan.The streaming platform gave us a very early Christmas present, announcing their newest slate of additions.In a tweet on their official page, bosses revealed The Cable Guy, Last Of The Mohicans, Wild Wild West and Falling Down have now been added – as well as newer films Where The Wild Things
- The lucky applicant will get £200 for the trouble (Picture: Ella Byworth for Metro.co.uk)Most people wouldn’t hesitate to say that food is one of their favourite parts of the Christmas season.If you’re one of those people, then you could be in luck, because restaurant and takeaway insurance website MoneyBeach.co.uk is looking for a Festive Food Tester.The job involves reviewing a variety of popular limited-edition Christmas takeaway menu options, from drinks to sandwiches
- Little Eddie Murphy-Boxall's mum thought he was asleep and let the back door ajar during one of the hottest days of the year, in June during the first coronavirus lockdown, an inquest into his death heard
- The price hike comes amid plans to permanently scrap Saturday letterbox deliveries as part of a multi-million-pound cost saving measure across Britain's postal service
- Jozsef Szajer resigned over the weekend for what he said were 'personal reasons', but admitted today that he had received a police caution.
Strictly Come Dancing 2020: Bill Bailey’s dances so far ranked – from talking to the animals to Janet Jackson’s favourite JiveCaption: Bill Bailey\’s dances ranked
Credit: PABill Bailey is the best thing that ever happened to Strictly Come Dancing, bringing his magic to the dancefloor just when we’ve all needed it the most. But when he was announced as a member of the Strictly class of 2020, no one could possibly imagine what tricks the comedian would pull from his sleeve. Partnered up with arguably the show’s most popular, and in my personal opinion, inventive professional, Oti Ma
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