December 4, 2019

Cutrone on target as Wolves beat West Ham 2-0

Leander Dendoncker netted a first-half goal and Italian forward Patrick Cutrone came off the bench to add a late second as Wolverhampton Wanderers cruised to a 2-0 Premier League home win over West Ham United on Wednesday.
December 4, 2019

Russian anti-doping chief calls for reform of federation

Russia's anti-doping chief has called for the dismissal of all national team athletics coaches and the creation of an international working group to help lift the suspension against the country's athletics federation, a letter seen by Reuters on Wednes...
December 4, 2019

Southampton see off Norwich in relegation battle

Southampton boosted their hopes of staying in the Premier League after a fine first-half performance garnished by goals from Danny Ings and Ryan Bertrand helped them to a nervy 2-1 home win over struggling Norwich on Wednesday.
December 4, 2019

Abraham steers Chelsea to 2-1 win over Aston Villa

Tammy Abraham scored a goal and set up another on his return from injury as Chelsea beat Aston Villa 2-1 on Wednesday to put their Premier League campaign back on track after two straight defeats.
December 4, 2019

Vardy scores again as Leicester win seventh straight match

Leicester City forward Jamie Vardy struck for the seventh Premier League game in a row to help his rampant side to a 2-0 home win over basement club Watford, a seventh consecutive league victory that leaves them second in the table.
December 4, 2019

Rashford at the double as United sink Mourinho’s Spurs

Jose Mourinho's return to Old Trafford ended in defeat with Marcus Rashford scoring twice for Manchester United in a 2-1 victory over Tottenham Hotspur.
December 4, 2019

UEFA president criticises VAR use, says football needs uncertainty

Football needs uncertainty, the head of European soccer body UEFA said on Wednesday, as he criticised the way VAR technology had changed the character of football matches.
December 4, 2019

Reed, Woodland share lead in Bahamas, Woods stumbles late

Patrick Reed and Gary Woodland set the first-round pace at the windswept Hero World Challenge in the Bahamas on Wednesday while tournament host Tiger Woods was four shots back after faltering over the final two holes.
December 4, 2019

Johnson reveals first 100 days plan with election a week away

With just a week to the general election, Boris Johnson is already confidently - if not complacently - talking about his plans for the fist 100 days of a majority Tory government.
December 4, 2019

Metro Bank boss to stand down after bruising year

The boss of Metro Bank is to step down after a decade in the job following a turbulent year for the lender.
December 4, 2019

Barca reward teenage forward Fati with new contract

Barcelona have handed their youngest ever league goalscorer Ansu Fati a new contract until 2022 and raised his buy-out clause to 170 million euros ($187 million), the Spanish champions said in a statement on Wednesday.
December 4, 2019

Clintons secures rescue deal saving 2,500 jobs

Up to 2,500 jobs have been safeguarded at Clintons after the greetings card chain was sold back to its existing owners as part of a rescue deal.