Sol Campbell explains why Real Madrid’s Raphael Varane would be a ‘really good buy’ for Manchester UnitedVarane was solid as France beat Germany (Photo by Alex Gottschalk/DeFodi Images via Getty Images)Arsenal legend Sol Campbell believes Real Madrid centre-back Raphael Varane has all the right ingredients to be a success at Manchester United.The 28-year-old’s contract at the Bernabeu is due to expire in the summer of 2022, and no extension has been agreed as of yet.Varane is also starring for France at this summer’s rescheduled Euros, putting in a solid display as Les Bleus kicked off
Glen Johnson claims Liverpool should have signed incoming Manchester United star Raphael Varane instead of Ibrahima KonateGlen Johnson says Liverpool should have signed Raphael Varane (Picture: Sky Sports)Glen Johnson has claimed Liverpool should have signed incoming Manchester United star Raphael Varane instead of Ibrahima Konate.Earlier in the summer, Liverpool agreed a £35million deal with RB Leipzig to sign French centre-back Konate on a long-term deal.Asked if he would have preferred Liverpool to sign Varane instead of Konate, Johnson told BettingOdds.com: ‘Yes. Mainly because I haven’t seen
- Salzman, 45, was facing nine years behind bars, but US District Judge Nicholas Garaufis instead sentenced her to five years probation on Wednesday.
- Firefighters were called to Trafford Hospital after it caught on fire following a lightning strike. It comes as The Met issues 'danger to life' warnings across the UK.
- Glen Johnson believes Chelsea will sell the two first-team stars this summer (Picture: Sky Sports)Glen Johnson claims Chelsea will ‘definitely’ sell Tammy Abraham and Callum Hudson-Odoi this summer if they ‘get the right offers’ for the talented duo.He told BettingOdds.com: ‘I think if they get the right offer for Callum Hudson-Odoi or Tammy Abraham this summer then they will sell them. Definitely.‘Regarding Callum, it’s just not clicking for him is it?
- With Covid on the march across Sydney and 104 new exposure sites listed on Wednesday night, there is no end in sight for the city's outbreak.
- Eddie Nketiah scored again in pre-season as he stakes a claim for a first team place (Picture: Getty Images)Arsenal picked up an encouraging 4-1 win over newly-promoted Watford in a pre-season friendly on Wednesday, fielding a strong side at London Colney.New signings Nuno Tavares and Sambi Lokonga started the match, with Bernd Leno back in goal and a front four of Reiss Nelson, Willian, Eddie Nketiah and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.It was only one of the starting XI who scored, though, with Nketi
- Amanda Pritchard will lead the organisation during one of the toughest points in its history (Picture: PA)The NHS in England has appointed its first female chief executive in its history, with Amanda Pritchard taking over from Lord Stevens.
Ms Pritchard will take up her new role on Sunday, at a time when the health service is still reeling from the effects of the Covid pandemic and the unprecedented backlog of care it has caused.
Hospital admissions are still increasing due to the third wave of
- Three young female co-workers lodged complaints against Jonathan Moyes, a married dad in his 40sA paramedic has been suspended for 12 months after he told a female colleague ‘you’re quite shaggable’ and would ‘spank’ her, a tribunal heard.Jonathan Moyes, a married father in his 40s, was hauled before adjudicators after several young female paramedics said they were left afraid to work by his ‘creepy’ comments and inappropriate touching.A 22-year-old stud
- President Biden is due to deliver a speech on Thursday setting out the administration's next steps in increasing vaccination rates around the country as officials battle the Delta variant.
- A new report from McKinsey & Company has shone a light on the toll pandemic-related school closures has taken on children across America.
- Cambridgeshire Police have released the harrowing recording of Sarah Walker's call to them a whole three days after her murdered daughter Bernadette, 17, had last been seen
- Palace aides are reportedly prepared for the book to contain a string of bombshell allegations but will launch court action if they believe it includes any untruths
- Lawmakers on Capitol Hill are finally united on something - Britney Spears' freedom from her conservatorship. 'If it takes Britney Spears to unite this country... I'm here for it,' Rep Nancy Mace said.
- According to new government advice, passengers wanting to travel to any European country must check their passport is valid for at least three months from departure day
- Melvyn and his beloved ‘therapy’ dog Bear (Picture: MEN Media)A man who uses a mobility scooter to get around says he has suffered from stress and anxiety after being fined for dropping a cigarette butt.
Melvyn Walker, 49, insists he put the fag end on his motor but was given a £100 fine for littering.
He had sparked up a cigarette to help ease his anxiety after spending the last of his money on a jar of coffee at Lidl.
After finishing his cigarette and putting it on his scoote
- Oh what could have been… (pic: Metro.co.uk)Nintendo was planning to be at the Olympics opening ceremony but pulled out because most Japanese people are upset it’s going ahead.Right from the start, video games have featured a great deal in the promotion for the Japanese Olympics, with former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe even going so far as to dress up as Mario and jump out of a warp pipe at the Rio closing ceremony in 2016.A callback to that moment was planned for the opening ceremony
- Louisa portrays mainstay Ruby Allen in the BBC One soap (Picture: BBC)EastEnders star Louisa Lytton has discussed whether or not she will return to Albert Square after her maternity leave.
The Ruby Allen actress, who is pregnant with her first child, wrapped up filming on the BBC One soap earlier this week, telling her followers that it felt ‘surreal’.It’s currently unknown as to what bosses have planned for her exit story, but the star has now weighed in on whether fans can ex
- Neha Paswan, 17, was found hanged from a bridge after relatives allegedly pretended to take her to hospital (Picture: Rajesh Arya)A teenage girl was beaten to death and hanged from a bridge by relatives for wearing jeans during a religious ritual in India, it has been alleged.Neha Paswan, 17, was savagely thrashed with sticks by her grandfather and uncles after she defended her choice of outfit, according to her grieving mother, Shakuntala Devi Paswan.Ms Paswan claims her in-laws pretended to ta
Biffy Clyro added to Reading and Leeds lineup after Queens Of The Stone Age pull out due to ‘restrictions and logistics’Biffy Clyro will now be headlining at Reading and Leeds festival (Picture: Getty Images)Biffy Clyro have replaced Queens Of The Stone Age as headlining act at this year’s Reading and Leeds festival after the US band were forced to pull out due to ‘restrictions and logistics’.The group, whose members include Josh Homme, Troy Van Leeuwen, Dean Fertita, Michael Shuman and Jon Theodore, were set to headline the music event for the second time, but will now no longer be able to.On T
- Little Kaylee-Jayde Priest was found dead at a flat in Kingshurst, West Midlands, on August 9 last year. In September, her mother Nicola Priest, 23, published some dancing videos on the social media app
- The landscape, which runs through Gwynedd, in north-west Wales, was granted the listing at the 44th session of the World Heritage Committee on Wednesday.
- Brian Hastings, the chief patrol agent for the Rio Grande Valley Sector, said that a group of 336 migrants arrestedTuesday in Texas is one of the largest groups stopped for crossing the border.
- Footage showed residents running for their cars as streets were engulfed in smoke and flames that spread as far as Manavgat town centre after a forest fire broke out on July 28 and was fanned by winds.
- Lucy Fox, 39, butchered retired nurse Judy Fox, 65, at her home before chopping up her corpse and disposing of the body parts in bin liners near the River Severn in Shropshire.
- The jackpot was the second biggest in the lottery’s history (Picture: Getty Images)A woman who won almost £28million on a lottery carried the ticket around in her purse for weeks before realising.The unnamed winner, 45, bagged the second biggest jackpot ever in the Germany-based Lotto Bayern.
Having correctly guessed all seven balls, she was the sole winner of a draw on June 9 and organisers have been trying to track her down for weeks.
She only realised she might have won when she d
- Kiana Hummel managed to beat the 12-foot crocodile off her after she was attacked while swimming in the ocean close to the Marriot resort in Puerto Valerta, Mexico, only for the reptile to strike again
- EXCLUSIVE: Covid cases are falling in all age groups, and dropping fastest among adults in their twenties according to data from the Department of Health.
- The heart-stopping clip, that shows the raft of ten young ducklings taking a literal leap of faith, was recorded near a small waterfall in Romania amid gasps and cheers from those watching on.
- Sources said passengers will be able to take trips that start or end in ports outside the UK, including those sailing to Europe and North America. Industry leaders said it was 'very good news'.
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