January 5, 2019

Three-hour Ryanair plane journey takes nearly a day

Flights from London to Thessaloniki should take around three hours but for dozens of Ryanair passengers it lasted nearly 24, with the Greek government forced to step in to help out.
January 5, 2019

Lotto results for Saturday, January 5: National Lottery winning numbers from the latest draw

Tonight's estimated Lotto jackpot is £7.6 million
January 5, 2019

Alaves go fourth with victory over troubled Valencia

Alaves continued their excellent home form by recovering to beat struggling Spanish powerhouse Valencia 2-1 on Saturday, climbing into fourth place in La Liga and boosting their chances of qualifying for the Champions League for the first time.
January 5, 2019

Burnley boss says VAR must be quicker after penalty confusion

Burnley manager Sean Dyche said VAR decisions must be made much more quickly after a bizarre incident during his side's 1-0 FA Cup third-round victory over Barnsley at Turf Moor on Saturday.
January 5, 2019

Real Madrid to sign teenager Diaz from Man City – reports

Real Madrid are set to sign Spain under-19 international forward Brahim Diaz from Manchester City for an initial fee of around 15 million pounds, according to reports in British and Spanish media on Saturday.
January 5, 2019

South Africa need 41 runs to beat Pakistan

South Africa will need to knock off just 41 runs on Sunday to beat Pakistan in the second test and take a winning 2-0 lead in the three-test series despite Pakistan providing gallant resistance on the third day at Newlands.
January 5, 2019

Bournemouth signing Solanke out until February

Premier League Bournemouth will be without new signing Dominic Solanke throughout January because of a hamstring injury, manager Eddie Howe said on Saturday.
January 5, 2019

Social scene: How Sydney scenesters celebrated NYD

Celebrity-filled New Year's Day parties across the eastern suburbs.
January 5, 2019

Phoebe Burgess’ telling social media clue to marriage split

They were once considered the golden couple of NRL but last week it emerged that South Sydney Rabbitohs star Sam Burgess and his wife Phoebe had split.
January 5, 2019

Solskjaer unimpressed as United ease past Reading in Cup

Manchester United produced their least impressive performance under interim manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as the Norwegian offered rare starts to some out-of-favour big names in Saturday's FA Cup third round win over second-tier Reading.
January 5, 2019

Solskjaer extends perfect start as United beat Reading in Cup

Manchester United's Ole Gunnar Solskjaer enjoyed his fifth successive victory since being named interim manager as his much-changed side beat second-tier strugglers Reading 2-0 at home in the FA Cup third round on Saturday.
January 5, 2019

Former Neighbours star Darius Perkins dies

Former Neighbours star Darius Perkins has died after a fight with cancer, it has been reported.