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Casleford Tigers vs Hull FC team news

Castleford Tigers new Scottish International back rower Joe Wardle could finally be making his debut after recovering from a knee injury that has kept him out so far this season and being named by Coach Daryl Powell in his 19 man squad for the visit of Last years Challenge Cup Winners Hull FC. The former  … Read more

Arsenal scrape through, but Celtic crash out of Europe

It was a torrid night for both reminding British teams in this years Europa League as Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger condemned his side for being “complacent” as they scraped through to the last 16 following a 2-1 home defeat to Swedish minnows Ostersunds FK. With a 3-0 lead from the first leg but had that  … Read more

England make one change ahead of Calcutta cup game.

England Rugby Union head coach Eddie Jones has named his side for Saturdays, Six Nations ‘Calcutta Cup‘Clash with Scotland at Murrayfield. In a timely return to fitness the only change to the starting line up that defeated Wales in their last game is the inclusion of Nathan Hughes, who will start at Number 8, replacing  … Read more

Warrington Wolves vs Wigan Warriors team news

Warrington Wolves have marquee signing half back Tyrone Roberts in their19 man squad for Fridays games against the Wigan Warriors. The former Gold Coast player has recovered from an injury obtained in Warrington’s opening game defeat to Champions Leeds Rhino’s which has seen him miss the sides last two games. Also, in the squad and  … Read more

Huddersfield Giants vs St Helens Team News

Huddersfield Giants have only made one change to their side as they Welcome Super leagues early pace setters St Helens to the John Smith stadium on Saturday. Young Prop forward Tyler Dickinson has failed to recover from his ankle injury picked up in their 20-6 win over Warrington a fortnight ago and has been replaced  … Read more

Thursday’s Europa Cup news

Arsenal will be without midfielders Aaron Ramsey and Mesut Ozil for tonight’s last 32 2nd leg Europa Cup game against Ostersunds FK at the Emirates Stadium. With Gunners manager Arsene Wenger taking a near full strength team to Sweden in the first leg to take a 3-0 lead in the tie, he has decided not  … Read more

Haskell, Marler and Hughes all back for England

England’s James Haskell and Joe Marler are both available for selection and named in the 25 man squad to face Scotland at Murrayfield after the pair missed England’s opening two games due to suspension. Wasps Flanker Haskell was banned for 4 weeks for a dangerous tackler, while Harlequins Prop forward Joe Marler has served a  … Read more

Champions League Team news (Wednesday)

Manchester United could have star midfielder Paul Pogba back for tonight’s Champions League last 16 tie against Sevilla in Spain, after he missed the weekends 2-0 FA Cup win over Huddersfield Town. Despite being ill over the weekend Pogba trained yesterday, before travelling with the squad, the same applies to England International Marcus Rashford and  … Read more

Messi breaks goal drought to earn Barcelona a draw

Champions League favourites Barcelona needed a goal from superstar forward Lionel Messi 15 minutes from time to earn the La Liga side a draw against Premier League champions Chelsea at Stamford Bridge last night. It was Messi’s first goal against the Blues in 9 pervious champions league meetings and the Argentinian’s 28th of the season.  … Read more

Tuesdays Champions League News

Chelsea welcome Spanish giants Barcelona to Stamford Bridge tonight in the 1st leg of their last 16 Champions League tie. The Current La Liga leaders arrive as possible favourites for this year’s title as they are currently 7 points clear at the top of their league having not lost a domestic game so far this  … Read more