Dayot Upamecano says he came close to signing for Man United aged 17

‘I wanted to sign for them straight away!’ Dayot Upamecano says he came close to signing for Man United aged 17 before turning them down after talks with Red Bull supremo Ralf Rangnick as French defender prepares to leave Leipzig for Bayern Munich Dayot Upamecano is poised to join Bayern Munich from RB Leipzig in … Read more

Rennes’ Eduardo Camavinga has had ‘A LOT of offers from top clubs’, says agent Jonathan Barnett

Rennes wonderkid Eduardo Camavinga has had ‘A LOT of offers from top clubs’, says his agent Jonathan Barnett… amid links to Bayern Munich, Real Madrid and PSG France international Eduardo Camavinga looks set to be in-demand this summer The 18-year-old is interesting clubs such as Bayern Munich, PSG and Real Madrid His agent, Jonathan Barnett, … Read more

Aymeric Laporte SLAMMED by French media and legends after Spain switch

The French press has slammed Aymeric Laporte’s decision to switch allegiances to Spain, labelling the player as ‘opportunistic’ and having ‘succumbed to the Iberian sirens’. The Spanish Government released official documentation confirming that the Manchester City defender has been granted citizenship, clearing the path for him to receive a shock call-up to the country’s European … Read more

Rare folding bicycle carried by British paratroopers on D-Day up for auction for £8,000

Rare folding bicycle carried by British paratroopers as they parachuted into occupied Normandy on D-Day goes up for auction for £8,000 Bikes intended to help airborne troops cover ground quickly and quietly in 1944 Most of metal bikes were unceremoniously ditched once troops reached ground Private collector selling bike from estate of late member of … Read more

Rare folding bicycle carried by British paratroopers on D-Day goes up for auction for £8,000

Rare folding bicycle carried by British paratroopers as they parachuted into occupied Normandy on D-Day goes up for auction for £8,000 Bikes intended to help airborne troops cover ground quickly and quietly in 1944 Most of metal bikes were unceremoniously ditched once troops reached ground Private collector selling bike from estate of late member of … Read more

Government confirms immigration overhaul in Queen’s Speech

Queen’s Speech: Immigration overhaul will block asylum for people who have travelled through ‘safe’ countries such as France and Belgium as ministers try to deter Channel crossings Government has unveiled legislation to overhaul the UK’s immigration system Migrants who passed through ‘safe’ country will be blocked from seeking asylum Shake-up will see migrants arriving illegally … Read more

HMS Severn joins sister ship Tamar at Portsmouth after gunboats saw off angry French skippers

HMS Severn sailed back to Portsmouth this morning after seeing off French fishermen off the coast of Jersey together with HMS Tamar following a row over post-Brexit fishing rules. The Royal Navy River-class offshore patrol vessel was welcomed home today after it was scrambled amid an escalating standoff with French skippers who have threatened to … Read more

Former Nice manager Patrick Vieira ‘being considered for Lyon hotseat’ in potential Ligue 1 return

Former Nice manager Patrick Vieira ‘being considered for Lyon hotseat’ with Ligue 1 outfit seeking successor to outgoing boss Rudi Garcia at the end of the season Patrick Vieira is reportedly a candidate for the imminent vacancy at Ligue 1 Lyon Boss Rudi Garcia will leave the third-placed French club at the end of this … Read more

Britain targeting ‘greatest decade’ of sport with hosting 2030 World Cup and 96 other major events

UK Sport eyeing 2030 World Cup bid along with hosting 96 other major events for Britain’s ‘greatest decade’ of sport… but there are no discussions about bringing Olympics back to London Plans for until 2031 have been revealed for Britain’s ‘greatest decade’ of sport The proposals are led by a bid to bring the FIFA … Read more

Lily Collins wears a black coat as she gets made-up before filming Netflix hit Emily In Paris

She helped alleviate pandemic boredom when her popular Netflix show Emily In Paris was released back in October. And Lily Collins was hard at work on season two on Thursday night when she was spotted on set in the popular tourist destination Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat in the South of France. The 32-year-old British–American actress was bundled up against … Read more

RB Leipzig defender Ibrahima Konate ‘agrees personal terms’ with Liverpool

Liverpool just ‘weeks’ away from completing transfer swoop for Ibrahima Konate as RB Leipzig defender ‘agrees personal terms’ over five-year deal with Premier League giants RB Leipzig defender Ibrahima Konate has agreed personal terms with Liverpool Confirmation of the player’s deal is expected to come over the next few weeks The two clubs are in … Read more

Kylian Mbappe ‘only fit enough to be on the bench’ for PSG against Manchester City

Paris Saint-Germain dealt blow with Kylian Mbappe ‘only fit enough to be on the bench’ for crunch Champions League semi-final showdown against Manchester City due to calf injury By Daniel Davis For Mailonline Published: 16:13 BST, 4 May 2021 | Updated: 16:13 BST, 4 May 2021 Paris Saint-Germain have been dealt a blow with superstar … Read more